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December 12, 2018

Fugitive Wanted in Connection with Cherry Hill Shooting Apprehended in Florida

CAMDEN CITY NJ (December 12, 2018)--Brian Walker, 53, of Camden CITY, who was charged in connection with a shooting that occurred in Cherry Hill on November 4, 2018, has been apprehended in Florida. Cherry Hill Police responded to reports of gunshots at Cherry Hill Towers on Route 38 just before... Read more →


ADENOVIRUS OUTBREAK OVER, STATE OVERSIGHT REMAINS 

Four weeks have passed since the most recent patient at the Wanaque Center presented symptoms of adenovirus. This period suggests that the outbreak is over, according to experts, but the state urges caution. "We remain particularly vigilant,” the health department's spokeswoman said. (North Jersey Record) STATE MONITOR IDENTIFIES MAJOR PROBLEMS... Read more →


Nativity Scene Erected In Central Park

December 12, 2018 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the legality of nativity scenes on public property: Can religious symbols be displayed on public property? Yes, but it is a qualified yes. Today, the Catholic League erected a life-size nativity scene in Central Park, on a piece of public... Read more →


NJ 11th for Change Joins SOMA Action and Others to Stop Gerrymandering

Blocking Rush by NJ Democratic Legislators to Approve Proposed Amendment Montclair, NJ — Four NJ 11th for Change Town Teams joined in endorsing a strongly worded letter from grassroots group SOMA Action opposing a redistricting proposal in the New Jersey Senate and Assembly that would open the door to extreme... Read more →


Senate GOP: Opposition to Dems’ Redistricting Scheme to Rig Elections Holds Strong

TRENTON, NJ (December 12, 2018)--TOMORROW, Thursday, Dec. 13, New Jersey Democrats will hold public hearings on a constitutional amendment that would disenfranchise millions of voters. The legislation, SCR-43, would make cataclysmic changes to New Jersey’s legislative redistricting process. The Assembly and State Senate hearings will both be held at 11... Read more →


11 RECIPIENTS HONORED AT ANNUAL GOVERNOR'S ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM EVENT

TRENTON - The winners of the 19th Annual Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards given today in Trenton were honored for various areas of environmental stewardship, from protecting water quality to improving access to electric vehicle charging stations and preserving natural resources, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe... Read more →


Camden County PD participating in DUI enforcement campaign

(Camden City, NJ) – This holiday season, the Camden County Police Department is participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign – a national effort to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving through high-visibility enforcement backed up by public educational efforts. The campaign (running from... Read more →


GQ: Philadelphia Is the City of the Year

Suddenly, Philadelphia has become a model city, with a Super Bowl-winning (and Trump-defying) NFL team and a new radical political class. Oh, and Meek Mill is finally free. We asked some of our favorite locals why they're celebrating 2018. To be from Philadelphia is to be accustomed to losing. We... Read more →


Home Country:

Snowboarding, All You Need is an Idiot & a Six-Pack, says Marvin Pincus

video courtesy of Funner Snowboarding Slim Randles | CNBNewsnet Marvin Pincus understands that times change. He sure has. He’s a lot older now, of course, and it gives him more time to consider things, like snowboarding. There he was, the other day up on Parker’s Ridge, our local ski slope,... Read more →


“Sharing Hope, Filling Hearts” Initiative

PHILADELPHIA PA (December 12, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--As part of the inaugural “Sharing Hope, Filling Hearts” initiative, homeless men and women served by Catholic Social Services’ housing and lunch programs will prepare 550 stockings for homeless and at-risk youth attending the 63rd Annual Archbishop’s Benefit for Children. Thursday, December 13, 2018 10:00 a.m.... Read more →


Claims of Credible Fear Increase in Fiscal Year 2018, Says U.S. Customs & Border Protection

Claims at Ports of Entry Increased by 121 Percent in FY2018 WASHINGTON - U.S. Customs and Border Protection today released statistics regarding claims of fear by those who are determined by CBP officers to be inadmissible at ports of entry or apprehended along the border by U.S. Border Patrol agents.... Read more →


Study: Frequent red meat consumption to high levels of chemical associated with heart disease

Findings reveal tripling of blood levels of TMAO from red meat diet, but dietary effects can be reversed National Institutes of Health (December 11, 2018)--Researchers have identified another reason to limit red meat consumption: high levels of a gut-generated chemical called trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO), that also is linked to heart... Read more →


Glendora Fire Department Will Be Using Innovative Method To Fight Fires

Glendora Drone -- The Glendora Fire Company welcomes representatives from the National Public Safety Drone Donation Program (NPS-DDP) / Airborne Works and New Jersey American Water for the presentation of a drone to the fire company. The drone was donated by New Jersey American Water and gifted to Glendora Fire... Read more →


Person of Interest Wanted in Connection with Strong Arm Robbery at China House Restaurant

BROOKLAWN, NJ (December 12,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The Brooklawn Police are are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the subject in the above photographs who is wanted for questioning regarding a strong arm Robbery last Thursday night at the China House Restaurant, US Route 130 at the Brooklawn Shopping Center. If you know... Read more →


Valerie Camillo Pres. of Business Operations for Philadelphia Flyers and Wells Fargo Center

Former Washington Nationals and NBA Executive to Oversee All Key Revenue Functions, Marketing Initiatives, Analytics, Technology and Business Optimization Valerie Camillo (Photo: Business Wire) December 10, 2018 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comcast Spectacor, owner of a portfolio of professional sports teams and live entertainment assets, has appointed Valerie... Read more →


Camden City Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault of Young Girl in Maple Shade

Defendant also admitted taking a nude photo of a young boy in Camden County MOUNT HOLLY - Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 22-year-old Camden man pled guilty today in Superior Court to sexually assaulting a young girl in Maple Shade earlier this year. Jermaine J. Ward, of... Read more →


Philadelphia Union Announce Protected List For 2018 MLS Expansion Draft

Union name list of protected players in advance of FC Cincinnati’s selections CHESTER, Pa. (December 10, 2018) – Philadelphia Union today announced their protected list for the 2018 MLS Expansion Draft. Scheduled for Tuesday, December 11 at 2:00 p.m. ET, the Expansion Draft gives FC Cincinnati the opportunity to add... Read more →


#1 Food Radio Show Philadelphia gets new co-host

PHILADELPHIA PA (December 11, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Small Bites Radio, the most popular and #1 listed food radio show Philadelphia* is thrilled to announce Donato Marino as new co-host with Small Bites founder Derek Timm beginning Sunday, January 6th2019 at 6:35pm EST. Donato who is the owner of D & L Coffee Services... Read more →