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October 2018

CBP Finds Meth Masquerading as Food

Over 66 pounds pulled from canned goods Release Date: October 31, 2018 HOUSTON - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists and officers inspecting cargo shipments discovered an unusual surprise hidden within food items at Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH), Oct. 30. CBP officers seized 66.3 pounds of methamphetamine valued at over $225,000 that was... Read more →


GROSSMAN: American Jews need to Stop Bashing Our Friends & Supporting our Enemies

Democrats And Media Target Trump For Pittsburgh Massacre JEWS ARE SAFE WHEN AMERICA IS GREAT Somers Point, NJ, October 31, 2018 – Instead of joining the City of Pittsburgh and nation in mourning, the far-left mainstream media and leading Democrats in Washington have put their disgraceful spin machine into high gear claiming that President Trump... Read more →


Public Health Emergency in US Territory

Due to Super Typhoon Yutu Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar today declared a public health emergency in the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI), a U.S. territory, due to damage from Super Typhoon Yutu. The declaration follows President Trump’s emergency declaration for the territory and gives the HHS Centers for Medicare... Read more →


Pennsylvania Man Charged with Federal Hate Crimes

for Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting Robert Bowers Indicted on 44 Counts Including Hate Crimes Resulting in Deaths PITTSBURGH – A federal grand jury sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania charged a Pennsylvania man with federal hate crimes, including the murder of 11 people, for his actions during the... Read more →


Adenovirus Outbreak at Voorhees Pediatric Facility

Department of Health Awaits CDC Lab Results; Preliminary Results Rule Out Type 7 The Department of Health is awaiting additional laboratory test results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding four confirmed cases of adenovirus among pediatric patients at Voorhees Pediatric Facility in Voorhees. But, preliminary test results have ruled out Type... Read more →


Haddon Twp.Teacher Charged with Sexual Assault

HADDON TOWNSHIP NJ (October 31,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that Brantley Cesanek, 30, of Haddon Township, Camden County NJ, was charged with multiple counts of Sexual Assault, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Official Misconduct for sexually assaulting one of his students when she was between... Read more →


MURPHY'S TAX RETURN SHOWS INCOME UP 48% IN 2017

On Tuesday, Gov. Phil Murphy gave a glimpse of his 2017 tax returns, showing that his income climbed by about 48 percent to $6.8 million in 2017. Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs executive who invested $22.5 million in his campaign for governor last year, released two pages from his 1040 form as well as a... Read more →


Beverly City Man Found Guilty of 2016 Murder of Ronald Walker

MOUNT HOLLY (October 30,2018)--— Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that a Beverly City resident has been convicted for fatally shooting a man on a Florence street two years ago. Anthony M. Harris, (photo) age 32, of the 100 block of Broad Street, was found guilty of first-degree aggravated manslaughter and two weapons offenses... Read more →


Auto Zone Coming to Brooklawn Shopping Center

CNBNews photo by J. Townsend BROOKLAWN NJ (October 31,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--An Auto Zone Store will be moving into the former Ming Kui Lau Restaurant, U.S. Route 130 and Browning Road, Brooklawn. Today work began on removing the second floor of the building. According to the South Jersey Observer the property sold for $960,000. The restaurant closed its... Read more →


How Can I Get into Digital Trading?

CNBNews graphics file (CNBNewsnet)(October 31,2018)--By now, there’s a slim chance you’ve managed to avoid the term ‘cryptocurrency’, ‘blockchain’ or ‘Bitcoin’. But instead of just being buzzwords thrown about by the digital community, they are actually viable ways in which you can get involved with the future of finance. The worlds of digital tokens, cryptocurrency and... Read more →


DNREC’s Natural Resources Police launch new tip411 mobile app

for reporting crimes and concerns DOVER (Oct. 31, 2018) – Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has launched a new law enforcement app, enabling the public to connect with the department’s Natural Resources Police officers, receive alerts, and submit anonymous tips from their smartphones. “Technology is playing an ever-increasing role in the... Read more →


New York Philharmonic String Quartet Coming to Kutztown University

KUTZTOWN, PA (10/30/2018) The New York Philharmonic String Quartet will take the stage at Kutztown University on Friday, Nov. 9, at Schaeffer Auditorium beginning at 7:30 p.m. The New York Philharmonic String Quartet is comprised of four virtuosi principal musicians from the vaunted New York Philharmonic, equally at home as concerto soloists with the Philharmonic... Read more →


Judicial Watch Files Bar Complaint Against Christine Blasey Ford’s Lawyers

Dr. Ford’s lawyers neglected to inform their client that she could have been interviewed by female staffers at home, in private rather than the formal hearing in Washington, DC (Washington, DC)(October 30,2018)-– Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a complaint to the Board of Professional Responsibility of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals... Read more →


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Halloween and Fall Perfect Together

image courtesy of Pinterest Slim Randles | CNBNewsnet I think there must be autumnal reasons for Halloween being hued in orange and black. It’s a fun time, a magic evening if you’re a kid, and if you’re a grandpa-type guy, like me, who gets to hand out the goodies. But the colors of this sweet... Read more →


Obituary: Robert F. Averona Jr., of Bellmawr

Robert F. Averona, Jr., on October 30, 2018, of Bellmawr, formerly of South Philadelphia. Age 60. Beloved father of Robert, III (Tracy), Anthony (Amanda), James (Erin) and Samantha. Devoted grandfather of Julianna, John Joseph, Ava, Michael, Jimmy, Anthony, Skarlet, Frankie, Anthony, Jr., Layla, Olivia, and Vienna. Loving son of Roseann (nee Leonetti) and the late... Read more →


KAMMCO Collaboration with Military Health System

Lawrenceville,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) October 30, 2018 On August 30, the Military Health System (MHS) added critical medical information from seven physician-led health information exchanges (HIEs) across the nation. This was facilitated by the Kansas Health Information Network (KHIN), KAMMCO and the eHealth Exchange. Laura McCrary, Ed.D, Executive Director of KHIN comments on the significance,... Read more →


CNB May 2013 Archives: Computerize Traffic Systems Being Installed on Route 130 & Rt. 68

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Photo credit cnbnewsnet WHAT FUNNY LOOKING TRAFIC LIGHTS?--The NJ Department of Transportation recently installed an Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) at the intersection of Market Street and Route 130, Gloucester City. The units and camera (shown above) will adjust the time on traffic lights depending upon traffic congestion. This work is part... Read more →


Food Bank of South Jersey Appoints Fred Wasiak as New CEO  

PENNSAUKEN, NJ – The Food Bank of South Jersey’s Board of Trustees has announced Fred Wasiak, a local South Jersey resident with over 30 years of leadership and executive management experience, as the new CEO, effective November 5, 2018. As CEO, Wasiak will oversee all aspects of the Food Bank, including financial sustainability and operations,... Read more →


New Jersey Still at Risk from Storms

NJ Sierra Club As the sixth anniversary of Sandy comes upon us, we must look at where we’ve been and where we’ve going. We’re not stronger than the next storm and the storms themselves are getting stronger. According to a 2018 report by the United Nations IPCC, we may have as little as 12 years... Read more →


DOH Investigates A. baumannii Cases at University Hospital

Department Orders Directed Plan of Correction The New Jersey Department of Health is investigating four Acinetobacter baumannii cases in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) of University Hospital in Newark. The Department first became aware of this bacterial infection on Oct. 1 and two Department teams have been closely monitoring the situation. Those department teams,... Read more →


NJBIA Health Benefits Survey Shows Decline in Members Offering Coverage

The New Jersey Business & Industry Association's 2018 Health Benefits Survey reveals a decline in member companies offering healthcare coverage to their employees, but overall a strong commitment to making sacrifices to keep coverage despite rising healthcare costs. According to the survey: · 78 percent of members said they offer healthcare coverage to employees, which... Read more →


Trick or Treat Information for Pine Hill, Gloucester Township and Gloucester City

Pine Hill Halloween Curfew and Trick or Treating Hours CNBNews graphics file LINDENWOLD, NJ Lindenwold Mayor and Council have established Halloween Trick or Treating Hours by Resolution. The hours for Trick or Treating will be from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Mayor and Council have also amended the curfew hours... Read more →


Beware of Vampire Energy

Don’t Let “Vampire Energy” Suck the Dollars Out of Your Wallet CNBNews graphics file MAYS LANDING, N.J. (October 29, 2018) – With scary and spooky creatures roaming the streets across the region this Halloween, Atlantic City Electric is providing tips to help customers hunt down vampire energy and stop inefficient appliances and other devices from... Read more →


Halloween Garb That Elites Don't Like

October 30, 2018 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the phony critics of Halloween garb are: The sensitivity police are still reeling over Megyn Kelly's innocuous recalling of "blackface" Halloween pranks. Yet some have taken the time to inform us of other Halloween fare they find objectionable. But none object to any anti-Catholic... Read more →


More Stop Signs and One-Way Streets for Gloucester City

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (October 30, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)—The City of Gloucester City has released a new traffic pattern for the east side of Broadway that will go into effect in November. The following press release explains the plan. On November 13, 2018 the new stop signs that were installed on Johnson Blvd. and Park Avenue will be... Read more →


Department of Health Releases Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation Inspection Report

The New Jersey Department of Health today released the final report from the October 21, 2018 unannounced inspection of the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell. There are no new cases or additional deaths to report today. The Department had previously reported on preliminary findings of the visit, however the full extent of... Read more →


Delaware Hunting Season Peaks

Deer hunting season; Canada goose season, second season split for ducks, and other seasons open DOVER (Oct. 30, 2018) – DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is promoting hunting seasons opening in November, including Delaware’s popular November shotgun deer season – which runs from Friday, Nov. 9 thru Sunday, Nov. 18, including Sunday, Nov. 11... Read more →


PetSmart Supports Groomer Licensing

Comments on New Jersey Pet Groomers Licensing Act October 29, 2018 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PetSmart, Inc. (“PetSmart”) commends the objectives of the “Pet Groomers Licensing Act,” designated as “Bijou’s Law,” to require pet grooming licenses, a law which will potentially serve as a model for future legislation. PetSmart President and Chief Executive... Read more →


LAWMAKERS CAN SUBPOENA IN MURPHY STAFFER CASE

Lawmakers on Monday gave themselves broad authority, including subpoena power, to investigate Gov. Phil Murphy’s hiring practices in the wake of revelations that a former aide accused of sexually assaulting a campaign volunteer was able to land a high-ranking job in the administration. Both the Senate and Assembly passed a resolution to create a 15-member... Read more →


Carjacking Suspects Captured in Winslow Twp.

CNBNews graphics file WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, NJ (October 30, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Monday, October 29 at 4:22 pm Winslow Police were dispatched to Dunham Loop in the Tansboro section of Winslow Twp. for a carjacking that just occurred involving four subjects. The subjects were reported to be armed with a handgun. Responding units observed the vehicle on New Brooklyn... Read more →


Authorities Charge Bordentown Man with Sexual Assault of Three Teenage Boys

Defendant allegedly showed pornography, provided marijuana and access to firearm BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ (October 29, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Bordentown City Police Chief Frederic Miller announced that a 58-year-old Bordentown City man has been charged with sexually assaulting three boys at his residence, allowing multiple youths unrestricted access to a handgun, providing some... Read more →


Kellyanne Conway Upsets Elites Again

October 29, 2018 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on reaction to Kellyanne Conway's remark today on the synagogue massacre: Kellyanne Conway is being misrepresented by several media outlets, all of which have seized upon her comments regarding the massacre at the Pittsburgh synagogue. On the October 29 edition of "Fox and Friends," she discussed... Read more →


VILLAS MAN RESISTS ARREST DURING A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCIDENT

CNBNews graphics file VILLAS, NJ (October 29,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--On October 25th, 2018 at approximately 7:14 p.m. officers of the Lower Township Police Department responded to 899 Bayshore Road (Families Matter LLC.) in the Villas section of Lower Township for the report of a domestic violence incident. As officers were en route, the caller advised that the actor... Read more →


NRA:ILA News: Republican Mayor Survives Recall Effort After Twitter-Checking David Hogg

SUPPORT NRA-ILA Fortunes seem to rise and fall on Twitter with alarming regularity. But the platform may not be an equal opportunity soapbox, with some opinions reportedly getting more exposure than others and some speakers seemingly operating with greater impunity. That’s why it was refreshing this week to see the people of Waterville, Me. stand... Read more →


CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

James Madison University announces summer 2018 graduates HARRISONBURG, VA (10/26/2018)-- James Madison University is pleased to announce the following local students who graduated during the August 4, 2018 commencement exercises: Chloe Elizabeth Molineaux of Linwood, NJ, graduated with a degree in Health Services Administration. Teagan Jeffery Dey of Moorestown, NJ, graduated with a degree in... Read more →


Public Health Alert: Measles Exposure in Ocean County

The New Jersey Department of Health is warning residents about a confirmed case of measles—a highly contagious disease— who could have possibly exposed others to the infection while in Ocean County between October 13 and October 21, 2018. Testing at CDC has confirmed the infection. The individual developed symptoms after international travel to Israel, where... Read more →


NJ Sierra Club Opinion: NJ Fights Against Trump’s Clean Car Standards Rollbacks

Trenton NJ (October 29,2018)--Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal has filed comments on behalf of New Jersey, and alongside 20 other states, demanding a withdrawal of the EPA’s proposed elimination of the Clean Car Standards. The Environmental Protection Agency and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has proposed to eliminate these standards that help reduce air... Read more →


Study: Misuse of Stimulant Medication When Snorted, Injected Has Severe Consequences

Newswise (October 29,2018)(CNBNewsnet) — A study evaluating the prevalence and clinical consequences of prescription amphetamine (AMP) misuse among adolescents and adults was presented Oct. 25 by Stephen Faraone, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience & Physiology at SUNY Upstate Medical University at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s (AACAP) 65th annual meeting... Read more →


Rolling Badges Law Enforcement MC and 4 Heroes Event Sponsoring Thanksgiving Event

MUST REGISTER BY NOVEMBER 1 WESTVILLE NJ (October 29, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)The Rolling Badges Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club and 4 Heroes Charity Inc. will host a pair of events for disadvantaged families and the elderly in Westville. On Nov. 10th, approximately 250 free Thanksgiving takeout dinners will be distributed to disadvantaged or elderly Westville residents from 929... Read more →


Judicial Watch: Caravan Includes Gang Members, Africans, Bangladeshis, Sri Lankans and Indians

Thousands of people walking to United States from Central America. October 21, 2018 photo courtesy of The Atlantic (Guatemalan-Honduran Border)(October 29,2018)(CNBNewsnet)-- Besides gang members and mobs of young angry men, the Central American caravan making its way into the United States also consists of Africans, Bangladeshis, Sri Lankans and Indians. Judicial Watch is covering the... Read more →


GROSSMAN: REPUBLICANS PUSHING PLANS FOR FURTHER HEALTH CARE IMPROVEMENTS

Progress Has Been Made And More Reforms Targeted Somers Point, NJ, October 29, 2018 – You wouldn’t know it from the Democrat’s deceptive election season advertising, but the Republican led government under President Trump has made great strides in providing affordable health care for the American people, despite needing to overcome Democrat obstruction to do... Read more →


Murphy Speaks on Sandy: Actions Needed More Than Ever

(New Jersey Sierra Club)(Union Beach, NJ)(October 29,2018)--- Today Governor Murphy is speaking on the Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy alongside Senators Menendez and Booker and Congressman Pallone. The New Jersey Sierra Club has concerns that despite strong words from the Murphy Administration, we don’t have the action to make us stronger than the next storm. According... Read more →


Obituary: Florie Cubler, of Runnemede

Florie Cubler, on October 28, 2018, of Runnemede for 63 years. Age 84. Beloved wife of the late John Cubler. Devoted mother of John (Joan), Lorraine Kotarski (Tom), and Robert (Dawn). Loving grandmother of Jillian (Joey), Jessica (Craig), Bobby, Tommy, Johnny, Rachel, Zac, Tyler, and Emily. Dear sister of Charles McDermond (Carole) and the late... Read more →


Vote By Mail Application Deadline 10/30

The deadline for a Vote by Mail Application is TOMORROW 10/30/2018. The application MUST be physically received by the CAMDEN COUNTY CLERK'S OFFICE. Important Information -You must be a registered voter in order to apply for a Mail-In Ballot. -Once you apply for a Mail-In Ballot, you will not be permitted to vote by machine... Read more →


Whoooo's afraid of bats?   Bats, and Now Owls, Welcome to Haunt the Atlantic City Expressway  

Roadway Environmental Advancement Initiative grows, adds new bat and owl boxes SJTA Expressway Operations Analyst Jim Leslie (third from left, back row) and Gloucester County Institute of Technology Teacher of Carpentry Stephen White (fourth, back row) join a class of GCIT students they supervised in the building of bat boxes. Hammonton, NJ - October 29,... Read more →


SR3 Engineers Moves to New Bellmawr Office

SR3 Engineers branches out BELLMAWR, NJ, October 29, 2018 ̶ SR3 Engineers, a Bellmawr, NJ based company, is excited to announce their move to new office space and the launch of their landscape design division. Their new headquarters is located at 100 Essex Avenue in Bellmawr, NJ. The building has undergone a complete renovation and... Read more →


Guatemalan Authorities Discover Unaccompanied Minors and ISIS Terrorists inside the Caravan

photo and caption courtesy of The Atlantic Thousands of Honduran immigrants gathered at the border with Mexico in Tecún Umán, Guatemala, rush toward and over fences on October 19, 2018. Immigrants broke down the gates at the border crossing and began streaming toward a bridge into Mexico. After arriving at the tall, yellow metal fence,... Read more →


Eric Hubbs, of Sewell, formerly of Gloucester City, age 26; Paul VI Alumnus Class of 2011

Eric Jon Hubbs Eric Jon Hubbs, suddenly, on October 26, 2018, of Sewell, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ. Age 26. Devoted and loving son of Jerry and Linda (nee McNutt) Hubbs. Dear brother of Laurel Flipping (Dominique) and Mackenzie Hubbs. Beloved grandson of Myrtle (nee Lickfeld) and the late Lowell Hubbs, Emma (nee Hagan) and... Read more →


MURPHY CONDEMNS ANTI-SEMITISM AT LIVINGSTON VIGIL

Hundreds of people gathered to hear Gov. Phil Murphy, Rabbi Clifford Kulwin, and other religious leaders speak at a quickly-organized vigil at Temple B'Nai Abraham in Livingston Sunday morning. "We must find the courage, even through tears and heartbreak, to reverse this trend. We cannot allow the normalization of hatred," said Murphy, who wore a... Read more →