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January 3, 2019

Lebanon Valley College Congratulates New Jersey Students on Dean's List

ANNVILLE, PA (01/03/2019)-- Lebanon Valley College congratulates nearly 700 students named to the Dean's List for the fall 2018 semester. Dean's list students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.4 out of 4.0. Local students include: Brandon Seigel of Turnersville (08012), a graduate of Washington Township High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science in psychology Casey Burke of... Read more →


3,778 patients in New Jersey and New York have received letters from HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook. Over Christmas, the center notified patients treated between Jan. 1 and Sept. 7 that they might have been exposed to HIV or Hepatitis B and C. In a news conference Wednesday, patients questioned why the center is handling their tests (rather than... Read more →

TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed and detoured overnight

CNBNEWS GRAPHICS FILE Detour in place for milling and paving (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced an overnight closure of I-295 southbound where it splits at Exit 26/I-76 westbound for milling and paving work as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 10 p.m., Friday, January 4, until 6 a.m. the... Read more →

College Professor explains changing market conditions leading up to GM Plant Closures

(Indiana)(December 2018)--General Motors on Nov. 26 announced plans to close five manufacturing sites and consolidate production in North America and eliminate an estimated 14,000 white collar and blue-collar jobs. Rodney Parker, (photo) associate professor of operations management at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, said the announcement reflects several new realities for GM. “First, it reflects the ongoing shift of... Read more →

Kraft Hockeyville™ USA and the NHL/NHLPA Looking for the Most Spirited Hockey Towns

Nominations are open to name one U.S. community Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2019 Kraft Heinz will award winning community the opportunity to host an NHL Pre-Season Game and $150,000 in rink upgrades PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nominations are officially open for the fifth year of KraftHockeyville™ USA. Together with the National Hockey League Players Association (NHLPA) and National Hockey League (NHL), Kraft... Read more →

Make Taking Care of Your Brain Your New Year’s Resolution

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America offers tips to promote good brain health and healthy aging in 2019 Newswise — NEW YORK (December 2018) — With people worldwide getting their New Year’s resolutions ready, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is encouraging individuals to take 10 steps to promote good brain health and healthy aging in 2019. “Taking care of your brain... Read more →

Philadelphia Happenings and Events

photo provided Rent the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin in Dilworth Park - The coolest place to host your winter event! Looking for a place to host your special event? With its heated space indoors, fire pits outdoors and City Hall as an iconic backdrop, the Rothman Orthopaedics Cabin is perfect for corporate events, cocktail parties, team building exercises or fundraisers. For... Read more →

The Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey Receives $30,000 Grant

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (January 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--The Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey has received a grant in the amount of $30,000 from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for its Pediatric Asthma Prevention Program. This grant from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey will enable Hispanic Family Center to continue the organization’s important work of improving the health and wellness... Read more →

Kutztown University Featured as One of the Best Value Sports Management Programs

KUTZTOWN, PA (01/02/2019) Kutztown University's sport management program was recently recognized by Value Colleges and ranked No. 4 in their listing of the Top 25 Best Value Sports Management Degrees for 2019. KU offers a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management that dives deep into both the business and managerial aspects of the field as well as the sports-related focus.... Read more →

Albert Carino Boys Basketball Club to Honor Six Players At Captain's Day

Judge, Tarte, Regan, Gibson, Gordon & Cartwright-Atkins in the Spotlight The Albert Carino Boys Basketball Club has announced names of the six players to be honored at the first meeting of the season (Captain’s Day) (Wednesday, January 16th) at the Crowne Plaza, Route 70 and Cuthbert Blvd., Cherry Hill starting at 11:30 A.M. Tyson Judge (Paul VI), Ethan Tarte (Camden),... Read more →