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December 3, 2018

Obituary: Paul Christopher Schmitt, Jr. of Minotola

On November 24, 2018 at the age of 77. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Paul C. Schmitt, Sr. and Elizabeth (Nobath) Schmitt. Beloved friend of many caregivers at Quality Management Associates. Paul was also predeceased by his sister, Elizabeth Schmitt in 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 am on Thursday, December 6th at St. Mary’s Church, 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, where friends may visit from 10:30 to 11:15 am. Burial will follow in New... Read more →


Obituary: Carol Ann Grant of Brooklawn

Brooklawn - On December 2, 2018. Age 60. (nee Bricker). Loving and devoted wife of 42 years to Edward J. Grant. Loving mother of Kimberly Champion (Andy). Cherished grandmother of Andrew and Amelia. Beloved sister of Harry Bricker, Michael Bricker and Mark Bricker. Predeceased by her brother, Robert Bricker. Also survived by her loving uncle and aunt, Bob and Maryann Bricker. Daughter of the late Harry and Joan Bricker (nee Elton). Carol was a graduate of West Deptford High School class of 1977. She worked... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Media Ignore Pope's Remarks On Gay Priests

December 3, 2018 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Pope Francis and the mainstream media: When it comes to reporting what Pope Francis says about sexuality, the reaction of the mainstream media is stunning. Whenever he says something they consider ill-liberal, they simply don't report it. The cover-up continued this weekend when excerpts from a new book by the pope, The Strength of a Vocation, were made public. The Holy Father spoke frankly about homosexual priests. To say he has soured on gay priests... Read more →


PARENTS OF CHILDREN AT WANAQUE PREPARE FOR HEARING

The state Senate will hold a hearing on Monday to look into the state's handlingof a severe adenovirus outbreak that killed eleven children at the Wanaque Center, a pediatric long-term care facility in Haskell. Employees said the center failed to quickly transfer children to local hospitals because the administration wanted to hold onto Medicaid funding as long as possible. (NJ Advance Media) WHY HONEYWELL CLAIMS IT CAN KEEP $40M TAX INCENTIVE Even though Honeywell has announced it is moving its headquarters from Morris Plains to... Read more →


Cape May Coast Guard Base Honors former President George H.W. Bush

(Photo by Seaman Isaac Cross) CAPE MAY NJ (December 3, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May personnel will honor former President George H.W. Bush, in accordance with Commandant Instruction 5000.3B, with the flag being flown at half-mast and a saluting battery of cannon fire from 0800 until sunset, Monday. "On behalf of the military and civilian personnel and the recruits of U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, we send our heartfelt condolences to the Bush family," said Capt. Owen Gibbons, commanding officer of... Read more →


Gloucester Township Police Eye Watch Video- Shoplifting, Gap Store

This GTPD Eye Watch VIDEO can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/fZXGXE5bJPY Gloucester Township Police Eye Watch Video- Shoplifting, Gap Store: The pictured suspect entered the Gap where he gathered 25 pairs of ladies jeans valued at $1,400 and quickly fled from the store. If you can identify the suspects in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500, or call our GTPD Anonymous Tip Line: 856-842-5560. To send an Anonymous Tip via Text Message to Gloucester Township Police, text the keyword TIP... Read more →


Obituary: AnnaMarie Riemer of Mt. Ephraim

AnnaMarie Riemer (nee McDevitt), on December 2, 2018, of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of Bellmawr. Age 54. Beloved wife of Eric Riemer for 22 years. Devoted and loving mother of Devyn. Daughter of the late Bernard and Leda McDevitt. Daughter in law of Robert Sr. and the late Gail (nee Bresch). Sister in law of Robert Jr. (Cindy) and aunt of Robert III, Christa, and Christian. Niece of Vito, Rosie, Anne, Jim and Pat. Also survived by many cousins and friends. AnnaMarie was involved with the... Read more →


Samaritan’s Tree of Life Ceremony Brightens Holiday Season in West Deptford

WEST DEPTFORD, NJ --The community is encouraged to gather family and friends to celebrate the season as Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice presents a Tree of Life ceremony on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the West Deptford Municipal Building, located at 400 Crowne Point Road. The candlelight ceremony, open to the public, features inspirational readings and music provided by local musicians, followed by fellowship and refreshments. Individuals may dedicate a light on the tree in memory of someone who has passed on or... Read more →


Officer Down: NJ State Trooper Robert Nagle

Trooper Robert E. Nagle New Jersey State Police, New Jersey End of Watch Monday, November 26, 2018 New Jersey State Trooper Robert Nagle, age 67, died as the result of cancer that he developed following his assignment to the search and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks. Trooper Nagle was a New Jersey Air National Guard veteran. He had served with the New Jersey State Police and the former New Jersey Marine Police for a total of 34... Read more →


Come Enjoy the Magic of Christmas at Creamy Acres Farms, Mullica Hill

SOURCE Creamy Acres MULLICA HILL, NJ--Holiday traditions await you at Creamy Acres as they transform the dairy farm into a Christmas Wonderland filled with huge sparkling light displays, a Musical Dancing Tree light show and lights galore. Bring the family for an old fashioned hayride while listening to all your favorite Christmas songs. Stroll through our Barnyard Walk with lights a glow. And yes, a free photo op with Santa! The Night of Lights Country Christmas hayride and light extravaganza is sure to please kids... Read more →


CNB May 2013 Archives: Tips and Snippets | Well Known Physician Retires, Housing for Teachers

published Tuesday, May 14, 2013 BY CNBNEWS STAFF WELL KNOWN PHYSICIAN RETIRES--Doctor Carl Vitola, a long time family physician in South Jersey, retired last week so he could devote more time to caring for his wife, Eileen, who is suffering with ALS. Dr. Vitola, a former resident of Gloucester City, is a Gloucester City High School alumnus. After graduating from med school he opened an office in Gloucester City in the 500 block of Monmouth Street. Later he moved his office to Washington Township, Blackwood.... Read more →


Candlelight Shopping in Haddonfield Friday Nights

FREE PARKING THROUGH DECEMBER 25. ENTERTAINMENT LINE UP FOR 2018 Wednesday, 12/5, 7pm Menorah Lighting @ Library Point Friday, 12/7 Carriage Rides, 6-9pm Sweet Spot Here Comes Treble Shades of Harmony Cherry Hill Pine Barons Chorus Friday 12/14 Carriage Rides, 6-9pm Pick Up Band Here Comes Treble Cherry Hill Pine Barons Chorus Jersey Sound Chorus of Sweet Adelines International, Inc. Shades of Harmony Live Outdoor Nativity @ The Baptist Church of Haddonfied 7 & 7:30pm Friday, 12/21 Carriage Rides, 6-9pm Cherry Hill Pine Barons 3... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Be ready for boating in the spring by preparing for the winter

U.S. Coast Guard bulletin December is upon us and winter cold is in full effect throughout the Mid-Atlantic. Many boaters are off the water during the cold months, but safe boating in the spring and summer starts with proper winterization and preparation. Every year when the boating season opens up, the Coast Guard conducts numerous rescues due to preventable incidents which could have been avoided if the proper steps were taken for winterization and proper inspections were done prior to departing for the first time... Read more →


Let It Snow at the Rowan University Edelman Planetarium

JEAN AND RIC EDELMAN PLANETARIUM Current Shows Get in the holiday spirit at the Planetarium with our holiday shows. We're bringing back some of your favorites and adding a few new shows. Our holiday shows run from November 30 through December 16. Laser Nutcracker - Fridays, 7 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 10 p.m. from Nov. 30, 2018 - Dec. 14, 2018 Edelman Planetarium's laser light shows use our new state of the art projection system from Laser Fantasy to treat your eyes and ears to... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': The Room-mate

Dawn Watson/Cnbnewsnet For the first time in my life I have a female room-mate. Although I’ve had one or two (ahem) gentlemen as room-mates my current one is a young friend of the family whom I solicited because I need help. There’s definitely a Yin and Yang to this and we are still working on it. It goes something like this: Roomie: Good morning! I made fresh coffee! How did you sleep? It’s cold outside… Me: blub flof foo… (things I say when half-asleep). On... Read more →


Glassboro in Lights Friday, December 7, 2018

GLASSBORO, NJ (December 2018)(CNBNewsnet)Glassboro, in partnership with Kingsway Church, presents Boro in Lights, the annual holiday celebration and tree lighting, on Friday, Dec. 7 from 6 to 9 pm in Downtown Glassboro and the Town Square. Ring in the holidays with: Lighting of a 32 ft LED tree with over 19,000 lights Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus + Grinch + Buddy the Elf Horse and Carriage Rides Live Nativity + Animals Human Snow Globe Toys for Tots + Canned Food Drive + Stuff the... Read more →


Law Enforcement Given New Guidelines for Handling Illegal Immigrants in New Jersey

AG Directive 2018-6 I Directive Summary I www.nj.gov/trust TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today issued a directive to all state, county and local law enforcement agencies in New Jersey limiting the types of voluntary assistance that their officers may provide to federal civil immigration authorities, including Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The new rules are designed to strengthen trust between New Jersey law enforcement officers and the state’s diverse immigrant communities. Today’s directive is intended to draw a clear line between the responsibility... Read more →


Battleship NJ Host Breakfast With Santa

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--Enjoy breakfast served from the Battleship’s Chowline, take a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship, win prizes and meet Santa Claus! The annual Breakfast with Santa aboard the Battleship will take place on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9am to 11am. Guests will enjoy a hot breakfast of Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Hashbrown Potatoes, Cereal, Homemade Danish, Orange Juice, Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Hot Chocolate Station with all condiments– all served from the Chowline, the same way it was served to sailors of the USS New... Read more →


VIDEO:

Can You ID Camden City Arson Suspects?

(Camden City, NJ)(November 30,2018(CNBNewsnet) – The Camden County Police Department is investigating multiple incidents of arson and is asking the public for help to identify the suspects who can be seen on surveillance video. The crimes occurred on Nov. 20, 2018, at approximately 2:40 a.m. and on Nov. 29 at approximately 2 a.m. In both instances the crimes occurred on the 1100 block of Thurman Street and involved the suspects trying to light parked cars on fire. The male suspects wore hooded jackets, baseball hats... Read more →