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January 15, 2019

The World’s Greatest Gospel Event is back at the Prudential Center Arena!!

McDonald’s Gospelfest 2019 The World’s Greatest Gospel Event is back at the Prudential Center Arena!! Iselin, NJ – The 37th Annual McDonald’s Gospelfest returns to the Prudential Center Arena (25 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ) on Saturday, May 11th for the gospel event of the year. This year’s show will be... Read more →


PDE, PENNVESTsign financial agreement investing in mussels for clean water projects

It’s bigger than just a hatchery: WILMINGTON, Del. — Partnership for the Delaware Estuary (PDE) has taken a significant step in the promotion of clean water. Before the close of 2018, PDE signed a multi-million dollar funding agreement with the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for the development and construction... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Coast Guard, partner agencies interdict 66 migrants in last 72-hours

MIAMI FLORIDA (January 15, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)— The Coast Guard interdicted 66 migrants in the last 72-hours in five separate events near Puerto Rico. The Coast Guard, and federal and Commonwealth of Puerto Rico law enforcement partners have interdicted more than 380 migrants and stopped several narcotics smuggling attempts since October of... Read more →


NJ News Commons: GANNETT, OWNER OF APP, RECORD, CONFIRMS $1.4B OFFER

Digital First Media has submitted a $1.4 billion unsolicited takeover bid to "maximize value for Gannett stockholders." Backed by Alden Global — a hedge fund that gives vultures a bad name, according to Bloomberg — Digital First Media has (in)famously taken over The Denver Post, The Boston Herald, The San... Read more →


CNB Travel News: TSA statement on checkpoint operations for January 15

WASHINGTON – Nationwide, TSA screened 1.89 million passengers yesterday (Monday, Jan. 14). Overall, 99.1 percent of passengers waited less than 30 minutes; 94.3 percent of passengers less than 15 minutes. In TSA Pre✓®lanes, passengers on average waited less than 10 minutes. Yesterday’s complete figures show that TSA experienced a national... Read more →


Korean American Day Celebrated in Bergen County

January 15, 2019, 2:43 pm (Hackensack)- On Monday night, Bergen County officials and local community leaders came together at One Bergen County Plaza for the annual Bergen County Korean American Day celebration. Established by Congress, Korean American Day celebrates the arrival of the first Korean immigrants to the U.S. 116... Read more →


Clean Water Action Says We Should Heed Gov. Murphy’s Call for Stronger, Fairer NJ

(January 15, 2019)Trenton, NJ — Clean Water Action NJ State Director Amy Goldsmith released the following statement in response to Governor Murphy’s State of the State at 2 pm today. “Governor Murphy is spot on in calling for a stronger and fairer New Jersey. His Administration’s incentives audit last week... Read more →


New Jersey Future Comments on Murphy's State of State Address

TRENTON, Jan. 15 — New Jersey Future released the following statements on Governor Murphy’s State of the State Address: “It is encouraging to hear the governor talk about a New Jersey where businesses want to relocate, where young people want to start their families, and where all residents can live... Read more →


Jefferson Family Health Services Expands Behavioral Health Program

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 15, 2019)--A launch celebration was held at Jefferson Family Health Services (FHS) in Washington Township, NJ, for its expanded Behavioral Health program. Since 2017, Jefferson’s Family Health Services at Somerdale Square (Somerdale, NJ) has offered Behavioral Health screenings and treatment for thousands of area residents, services... Read more →


Suicide Risk More Than Quadruples for People with Cancer

Source Newsroom: Penn State Health Newswise — People with cancer are more than four times more likely to commit suicide than people without cancer, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. In a study using data on more than eight million cancer patients in the United States, the researchers... Read more →


Truck Driver Indicted for Vehicular Homicide in Death of Cinnaminson Man on Interstate 295

Sean Cole MOUNT HOLLY - Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 46-year-old New York man has been indicted for causing the death of a Cinnaminson resident during a hit-and-run collision on Interstate 295 in Westampton last year. Sean Cole was indicted on one count of Vehicular Homicide (Second... Read more →


Guest Opinon: IS THE ENEMY OF MY ENEMY, MY FRIEND?

Pompeo’s Anti-Iran Conference: Israel Invited Together with Arab Countries By David Rubin, former mayor of Shiloh, Israel In a bold move designed to further the Trump doctrine in the Middle East, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has invited Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to participate in an international conference... Read more →


The Number of Cops Being Killed in the LOD is Up; Felonious gunfire deaths Increased by 67 %

These are their faces By Greg Norman | Fox News As America enters its third full week of the calendar year tomorrow, seven police officers have already been confirmed killed this January. The latest death occurred Sunday, capping off a horrific seven days for the men and women in blue,... Read more →


NJ Students names to Dean's List at Grove City College

GROVE CITY, PA -- The following students were names to the Dean's list for the Fall 2018 semester at Grove City College. Deborah Bunker, a junior Psychology major at Grove City College, has been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2018 semester. Deborah is a 2016 graduate of... Read more →


Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner Sued By Current and Former Employees

for Allegedly Retaliating Against Them After They Blew the Whistle on Unequal Pay for Women and Unlawful Conduct Egg Harbor Township, NJ (January 10, 2019) – Three current and former high-ranking female employees in the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office—who together have more than 70 years of experience between them—filed a... Read more →


Families Can Find the Right Summer Camp For Their Child At the NJ Summer Camp Fairs

FREE ADMISSION – 4 WEEKENDS from JANUARY 19 – FEBRUARY 10 Montclair,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) January 9, 2019--It may be cold outside but now is the time for families to start looking for a camp for their child. The NJ Camp Fairs, sponsored by njcampfairs.com are free events that feature... Read more →


NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife Request for Expression of Interest - Rockport Game Farm

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (January 14, 2019)The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife, on behalf of the State of New Jersey, has issued a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) to solicit information from individuals or organizations outlining the possible uses of the former Rockport Game Farm. The farm is located at... Read more →


Winter Programs at Gloucester City Library

Learn a New Language with Mango! Gloucester City Library now offers library card holders access to Mango Languages. Mango is a service that allows cardholders to learn a language online from any device no matter where you are. All you need is your library card. If you have any questions... Read more →


How to Help a Child Who Is Overweight

Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania PHILADELPHIA PA (January 14, 2019)(Childrens Hospital of Pennsy--Obesity is a critical and growing health problem in the U.S., and it starts at a young age. One in every 6 children and teenagers is obese (18.5 percent). That’s more than three times the rate found in the... Read more →


Archdiocese Places Priest on Administrative Leave; Two Others Unsuitable for Ministry

PHILADELPHIA, PA (January 13, 2019)Reverend Monsignor Joseph L. Logrip has been placed on administrative leave and his priestly faculties have been restricted following an allegation that he sexually abused a minor in the early 1980s. Reverend John F. Meyers and Reverend Raymond W. Smart previously had their priestly faculties restricted.... Read more →