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January 7, 2019

FIRE TAKES THE LIFE OF A VILLAS RESIDENT

CNBNews graphics file Villas, NJ (JANUARY 7, 2019) - On Friday, January 4, 2019, at approximately 6:45 a.m., Lower Township Police were dispatched to the 200 block of East Florida Avenue for a reported structure fire. Upon their arrival, the homeowner Joseph Murphy, was already outside being attended to by... Read more →


FOX 29: Dispute between dog walkers in South Philadelphia park ends with punch, fatal injury

SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Authorities say a dispute between two people who were walking dogs at a South Philadelphia park ended when one punched the other, causing a fatal injury. Police say the 38-year-year old victim and his fiancee were walking a dog at Gold Star Park when they came... Read more →


NJ News Commons: WITH CRIME AT A 50-YEAR LOW, CAMDEN SHOWS 'PROGRESS'

Camden is no longer the nation’s most dangerous city, according to crime data reported by the county police department. Compared to 2012, murders are down 67 percent, and overall violent crime is down 40 percent. Crime is at a 50-year low. The community has noticed a big change and "they... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Facing Possible Indictment for Bribery, Netanyahu Blasts “Unfair Investigation”

Israeli Elections Approach By David Rubin, former mayor of Shiloh, Israel Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has become an almost mythical figure around the world. Soon to be the longest-serving prime minister in Israel’s history, Netanyahu has dominated the political climate in Israel for many years, building up its economy... Read more →


Officer Down: Police Officer Joseph Shinners, age 29, Provo, Utah

JOSEPH SHINNERS Provo Police Department, Utah End of Watch Saturday, January 5, 2019 PROVO, UTAH, (January 6, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Police Officer Joseph Shinners, age 29, was shot and killed in Orem, Utah while attempting to arrest a wanted fugitive at 10:00 p.m. Investigators had received information that the wanted subject was going... Read more →


13 Drunk Drivers Arrested During Grant Funded Crackdown in Gloucester Township

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ (January 7, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--During the past holiday season, The Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) partnered with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and participated in the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Year End Holiday Crackdown. Between December 7, 2018 and January 1, 2019 GTPD increased... Read more →


Firefighter Injured in Camden City Fire

CNBNews graphics file CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (WTXF) (January 7, 2019)--- A fast-moving house fire in Camden has left three people and a firefighter injured. The fire broke out around 3 a.m. Monday on the 200 block of Grand Avenue. Firefighters found one resident outside the home when they arrived. They... Read more →


Gloucester County NJ’s First Baby of the New Year 

Delivered at Jefferson Washington Township Hospital Jefferson Washington Township Hospital welcomed Gloucester County NJ’s first baby of the #NewYear at 6:04 a.m. Tuesday, when little Salice Paris Woodley entered the world! The newborn, the first child for Mays Landing residents Brianna Rodriguez and Dennis Woodley, weighed in at 7 pounds,... Read more →


Gun Owners Ignoring Restrictive Measures in New Jersey and Canada

by National Rifle Association Treating nice people like criminals isn’t likely to enhance respect for the law. That’s a tough lesson anti-gun officials in New Jersey and Canada are learning now that deadlines are past or nearly arrived for certain newly-enacted gun control measures. Both localities are apparently experiencing widespread... Read more →


City of Trenton to Celebrate Chinese New Year Tuesday, February 5

TRENTON, N.J. – The City of Trenton will be celebrating Chinese New Year on Tuesday, February 5 with a street fair along South Warren Street between East State and Lafayette Streets beginning at 4 p.m. “2019 is the year of the pig, which symbolize wealth and fortune,” said Mayor W.... Read more →


Atlantic City Women's March Press Conference

Atlantic City, NJ (January 7, 2019)--– On Wednesday, January 9th, the Atlantic City Women’s March Leadership Team led by The Root.com Top 100 Influential African Americans of 2018, Atlantic County Freeholder Ashley Bennett (District 3) will make an exciting and MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT regarding the march and rally on Wednesday January... Read more →


Jefferson Stratford Hospital Surgical Services Cooks Meal for Organ Donation Patients, Families

at the Gift of Life Family House The Gift of Life Family House stands as a place to stay for organ donation patients and their families coming into the Philadelphia area to receive life-saving transplant treatments. To provide support, during what can sometimes be a trying time, the Gift of... Read more →


Stephanie Marquez-Villafane Makes History with Election

20 Year Old Stephanie Marquez Villafane Sworn In To Board Of Education Perth Amboy, NJ, January 3rd- At just 20 years old, Perth Amboy native Stephanie Márquez-Villafañe has just become the youngest female elected official in the State of New Jersey and is presumed to be the youngest disabled elected... Read more →


UPDATE/VIDEO:

Bellmawr Missing Moves Project to Start 2019; New Information on Landfill & Direct Connection

Mark Matthews | 42Freeway.com BELLMAWR, NJ (January 7, 2019)--Missing Moves is a NJDOT project to connect Route 42 to Route 295… specifically 42 North towards Bellmawr to 295 South, and of course the reverse… 295 North towards Bellmawr to 42 South. It’s called “Missing Moves” because for as long as... Read more →


William Lee Corsey II of Deptford, age 53; NJDOT Employee; Volunteer Firefighter

Deptford, N.J. --William Lee Corsey II, 53, of Deptford, NJ died on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018. He was born on Sept. 12, 1965, to his parents, William Lee Corsey and Monica McKnight. He was adopted and raised by his grandparents, Wallace and Helen Corsey. William graduated in 1983 from Deptford... Read more →


Lashawn Smith of Egg Harbor, Pleads Guilty to Murdering his Girlfriend

Lashawn Smith MAYS LANDING, NJ (January 4, 2019) Lashawn Smith pleaded guilty today, Friday, January 4 for the murder of his girlfriend that occurred on Nov. 3, 2017, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Smith, 36, pleaded guilty before Judge Bernard E. DeLury to first degree Murder with sentencing... Read more →


DNREC Shoreline & Waterway Beach Projects set for Pickering, Kitts Hummock & Bowers Beaches

DOVER, DELAWARE (Jan. 4, 2019) – DNREC’s Shoreline and Waterway Management Section within the Division of Watershed Stewardship will begin beach replenishment work in early February, pending permit approvals, for the Delaware Bay communities of Pickering Beach, Kitts Hummock, and Bowers Beach, DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin announced today. Replenishment,... Read more →


Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Former NJ Assembly Majority Leader Albert Burtstein

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today ordered that the U.S. and New Jersey flags be flown at half-staff at all state buildings and facilities on Monday, January 7, 2019, in recognition of the passing of former Assembly Majority Leader Albert Burstein. “Assemblyman Burstein lived a life of service, championing numerous... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': She of Many Hats

Dawn Watson I CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ --I wear many hats. Some of them are worn at the same time. For example, I train dogs and I’m a dog owner (a “dog mom”). Unfortunately, my dogs only know me as The Female That Feeds, so they don’t take advice from... Read more →


OBITUARY:

Joanne E. Naphys, Mt Ephraim Celebration Committee Pres. ; American Cancer Volunteer

Joanne E. Naphys Joanne E. Naphys (nee Magrisi), on January 5, 2019, of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of Philadelphia. Age 71. Beloved wife of William J. Naphys, Jr. Devoted mother of William J. Naphys, III (Kait), Denise Kalogiros (Gus), and Nicole Myers (Timothy). Loving grandmother of Shane, Alec, Aaryn, Nikolas, Theo,... Read more →


Tips on How to Make Your Vape E-juice

(January 7, 2019)--The price of vaping juice is relatively high for some people. On average, one can vape up to 10 ml of e-juice daily, which makes it costly. Also, if you are used to more costly brands, it hugely weigh down your pocket. Sometimes, you may want to try... Read more →


Galloway's Rebecca Roesch Named to fall 2018 dean's list at Slippery Rock University

SLIPPERY ROCK, PA (01/04/2019)-- Slippery Rock University has announced its dean's list for the fall 2018 semester. The dean's list consists of SRU undergraduate students who earned an adjusted semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher, based on a schedule of at least 12 newly attempted and earned credits. The... Read more →