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January 6, 2019

Apply Now for NJ Agricultural Achievement Award

MANALAPAN, N.J. — New Jersey residents who are entering their senior year in high school this fall and are planning a career in agriculture or science may apply for the New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award. One winner will be selected and awarded a scholarship to honor their achievements. The New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award, sponsored by Dr. Amy Butewicz, a former New Jersey Equestrian of the Year, was started because of her desire to give back to the community. Worth $500, this scholarship is meant... Read more →


Argia S. Horwell of Westville; former Court Clerk for Borough of Westville

CNBNews graphics file WESTVILLE, NJ (January 6, 2019)-- Argia S. Horwell (nee Sabetta) of Westville peacefully passed away Wednesday January 2, 2019 surrounded by family. Beloved wife of the late Samuel. She was born in Paulsboro and formerly a court clerk for the Borough of Westville and was employed by Marshalls in Deptford. Argia is survived by her son Steven Horwell (Marybeth) of Wildwood Crest and daughter Linda Brown (Richard) of Mantua Twp. Argia is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Relatives... Read more →


Dennis F. Staas, Composer and Musician age 57; Member of the Grammys Recording Academy

Dennis F. Staas Dennis F. Staas, on January 5, 2019, of Voorhees. Age 57. Beloved husband of Julia J. (nee Simpson) of 23 years. Devoted father of Victoria S. Staas. Loving son of Fred and Joan (nee McCaughrean) Staas. Dear son-in-law of Rev. George and Martha (nee Clark) Simpson. Special nephew of John McCaughrean (Sandra), Ronald McCaughrean (Margaret), and Lois Staas. Also survived by sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, niece, nephews, and cousins. Dennis was a graduate of Temple University with a degree in Marketing and Communications. His... Read more →


PA GOP Chairman Val DiGiorgio: Pennsylvania Republicans Need a New Contract with America

source: Pennsylvania Republican Party press release PA GOP Chairman Val DiGiorgio Op-Ed in Philadelphia Inquirer - Republican party needs a new contract with America The Philadelphia Inquirer on Friday ran an Op-Ed from PA GOP Chairman Val DiGiorgio outlining a new message from the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. Here are a few excerpts from the piece: To become a true majority party, we must hold fast to our founding principles and we must demonstrate to the nation that we care not just about deficits, building... Read more →


Carmen Palmierio Basketball 64th Consecutive Season

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 6, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester City Basketball opened 2018-2019 season this weekend with 8 travel teams and 12 teams playing in the Carmen Palmierio Basketball In House League. Watch travel teams Friday nights with Girls grade 5/6, 6:45 followed by Boys grade 5/6 at 8:00 @ Cold Springs School The Carmen Palmierio Basketball League In House Basketball, grades Kindergarten thru grade 4 play every Saturday starting at 9:00 am with games every hour until 2 pm Travels teams also play in Brooklawn - Sundays... Read more →


Phishers are casting lines—Don’t take the bait!

The New Jersey State Police issued the following alert today. Over the last several months, we’ve received reports that some people have been receiving somewhat alarming emails claiming to represent Instagram. By somewhat alarming, we mean these emails indicated that the person’s account made copyright violations, which would result in its permanent deletion in 12 or 24 hours. As it turns out, these emails were most certainly not from Instagram. No, they were phishing attempts. According to the New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell... Read more →


Off-duty New Jersey State Trooper Helps Save Choking Man on New Year's Day

source: New Jersey State Police WESTWOOD, NJ--Troopers need to be ready for the unexpected and to always be prepared to act on or off-duty. Major Michael Rinaldi, (photo above) Commanding Officer of the Office of Drug Monitoring and Analysis, showed how these moments can happen at any given time. On Tuesday, January 1, Major Rinaldi was enjoying the holiday with his family at the Westwood Diner and Pancake House in Westwood, Bergen County, when something went wrong. Shortly after finishing lunch with his wife and... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to University of Mount Union Dean's List

ALLIANCE, OH (01/04/2019)-- The following students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2018 semester at the University of Mount Union. Anthony Cacciavillano of Clarksboro (08020) Niklas Kuriger of Atco (08004) University of Mount Union The University of Mount Union, founded in 1846, is a four-year, private institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The University is located in Alliance, OH, 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Mount Union offers an array of broad-based and career-specific undergraduate and graduate programs to... Read more →


New Jersey State Police Seeking to Return Stolen Items to Owners

TRENTON, NJ--The New Jersey State Police and Middle Township Police Department have recovered multiple items as a result of a burglary and theft investigation in Middle Township, Cape May County and are seeking to return the remaining recovered items to their owners. Detectives believe the burglaries occurred on October 8, 2018, and targeted vessels docked at the Canyon Club Marina, Harborview Marina and Mill Creek Marina in Lower Township. As a result of the investigation, investigators recovered emergency signal flares, global positioning systems (GPS), a... Read more →


NJ Residents Named toKutztown University Fall 2018 Dean's List

KUTZTOWN, PA (01/04/2019)-- More than 1,740 students have been named to the Fall 2018 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average of 3.60. Abigail Begolly of Lumberton, NJ (08048) Daniel Bernstein of Blackwood, NJ (08012) Kate Bradshaw of Southampton, NJ (08088) Gabrielle Cruz of Mays Landing, NJ (08330) Alyssa Donato of Cedarville, NJ (08311) Josef Dupp Jr. of Bordentown, NJ (08505) Rachel... Read more →


PA 2018 Buck Harvest Photo Contest Winners

source: PENNSYLVANIA GAME COMMISSION --Voting for our 2018 Buck Harvest Photo Contest ran through Jan. 2, and we are excited to present the winners of both the rifle and archery categories as our photo(s) of the week! Whether you submitted your photo or helped by voting for your favorites, we want to thank you for your participation in this contest. Winners will receive a trail camera as a prize. RIFLE CATEGORY: RaeAnne Isaacs is a 10-year-old from Renovo, PA. She harvested this 10-point buck, with... Read more →


CNB Business News: Kraft Heinz Completes Acquisition of Primal Kitchen

Primal Kitchen Products (Photo: Business Wire) PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC) (“Kraft Heinz”) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Primal Nutrition, LLC, makers of Primal Kitchen branded products. Primal Kitchen is a young, vibrant, better-for-you brand primarily focused on Condiments, Sauces and Dressings including Mayonnaise, Salad Dressings and Avocado Oil, with growing product lines in Healthy Snacks and other categories. Primal Kitchen will join Kraft Heinz under Springboard, which is Kraft Heinz’s dynamic platform created to partner with founders... Read more →


JEROME BY DAVE WOLFE | CNBNewsnet

Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 5 No. 29 (January 6, 2019) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe, age 18. Dave has been drawing since he was 5 years old, he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist at the age of 8. He’s been distributing his comics in school since 3rd grade. (click image to enlarge) Read more →