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January 18, 2019

20-Year-Old Fatally Stabbed in Gloucester City

CNBNews graphics file GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 18, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Gloucester City Police Chief Brian Morrell reported a homicide in Gloucester City last night. Gloucester City Police responded to reports of a man who was injured on the 700 block of Bertwood Avenue in Gloucester City at approximately 7:58 p.m. When Officers arrived and found... Read more →


Enroll Now for New Travel Text Alerts

Current subscribers are required to re-register for the new travel alerts DRPA & PATCO are pleased to announce the launch of a new mass notification service for its bridge and train customers. The need to ensure customers are informed of real time travel conditions has never been greater- the Authority has experienced record numbers in 2018 with more than 106... Read more →


NJ News Commons: WELCOME TO A $15 MINIMUM WAGE, MURPHY AND DEMS SAY

It happened: the route to a state-wide $15 minimum wage is set. It's in the GPS. It's not a fast trip — the rollout will take five years — and there are exceptions, but Gov. Phil Murphy, state Senate Pres. Steve Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin played nice. Still, not everyone — e.g. New Jersey Business and Industry Association... Read more →


Daniel M. “Chick” Capobianco, Bellmawr Resident, Police Employee, Area Bartender

Daniel M. “Chick” Capobianco Bellmawr, NJ (January 18, 2019)– On Thursday, January 17, 2019. Age 85. Loving husband of 64 years to Dolores E. (nee Griffin). Loving father of Denise Best (late John), Daniel M. Capobiano Jr. (Carol), Dolores Christinzio (Edward), David Capobianco (Debbie), Dawn Zurinski (Stanley) and Donna Sandrock (Frank). Cherished grandfather of John, Danny, Danny, TJ, Kimberly, Jillian,... Read more →


GUEST COMMENTARY: Trump V Pelosi Great Fun; More Than Meets The Eye

By Joe Sixpack Yes, this is great theatre. Queen Nancy makes her move, threatening to cancel President Trump’s State of the Union Address by not allowing him access to the House Chamber. Then King Donald plays his trump card. He sends her a short, but official, letter canceling her week-long junket to three countries. Ouch. “I am sorry to inform... Read more →


Epiphany Prayer & Praise Service Saturday, January 26, First Baptist Church; All Are Welcome

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 18, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Pastor Joe Marlin of the Epiphany Church of Gloucester City has invited the public to a Prayer and Praise Service on Saturday, January 26 at 6 PM. It will be held at the Epiphany / First Baptist Church located at 400 Monmouth Street. Pastor Joe released the following statement. "You are invited to an evening... Read more →


Rowan University StarSigns Planetarium Show

January 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Location: Edelman Planetarium Edelman Planetarium Science Hall 201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028 Open to the Public Click here to Register $5.00 planetarium@rowan.edu Edelman Planetarium website (856) 256-4389 Audience: Open to all StarSigns Facebook Event Recurring Event: January 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm February 2, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm February... Read more →


Mark Your Calendars: The Philadelphia Orchestra Hosting Free Wide-Ranging Offerings this Spring

courtesy of Visit Philly (Philadelphia, January 2019)—In its ongoing work to deepen ties to Philadelphians and to make music and arts education accessible to all people, The Philadelphia Orchestra announces two major community engagement initiatives for the spring season. The events, taking place February through June, will include a Free Neighborhood Chamber Concert Series around the city, as well as... Read more →


Jefferson Health’s Joe Devine Named Chairman of NJHA Board of Trustees

Joseph W. Devine, FACHE, President, New Jersey Division, and Chief Experience Officer at Jefferson Health, was named Chair of the Board of the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA), the state’s oldest and largest hospital and healthcare advocacy organization, at its 100th Annual Meeting, held January 18th at the Hyatt Regency Princeton. “I am honored to continue to work for the... Read more →


Jefferson Health’s Dr. David Condoluci Receives NJ Hospital Assn’s Distinguished Service Award

David Condoluci, DO, MACOI, Senior VP and Chief Patient Safety & Quality Officer at Jefferson Health in New Jersey, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) at its 100th Annual Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Princeton. The Distinguished Service Award recognizes healthcare leaders who demonstrate strength, integrity, professionalism, and a relentless commitment to a... Read more →


FAC, Media Coalition Fight New Effort to Weaken CA Police Transparency Law

(JANUARY 18, 2019)--A coalition of media groups led by the First Amendment Coalition (FAC) today filed court papers challenging yet another attempt by a police union to undermine a new, landmark police transparency law in California—this time in Los Angeles County. The law (SB 1421), which went into effect on Jan. 1, requires a slew of formerly confidential police records... Read more →


Winter Weather Congestion Alert Lifted: Motorist May Resume Normal Travel

State highways are in good condition following storm Motorists may resume normal travel (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials this morning announced the Winter Weather Congestion Alert has been lifted as State Highways are in good condition following the overnight storm, and motorists may resume normal travel. More than 800 NJDOT and contractor trucks worked throughout the... Read more →


New Jersey's Plan for Implementing Environmental Justice is Released

TRENTON NJ (January 18, 2019)– Following through on Governor Phil Murphy’s pledge that New Jersey take steps to ensure all residents live in a clean and healthy environment, the Department of Environmental Protection today released a plan on how that goal will be achieved across state agencies, Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe announced. The DEP will hold a 60-day public comment... Read more →


Southern New Jersey Freeholder’s Association Names New Officers

Cape May County Freeholder E . Marie Hayes is sworn in as Vice President is Southern New Jersey Freeholder’s Association. Also sworn in is Jonathan Young of Camden County, President; Carol Musso, of Cumberland County, Treasurer; and Virginia Haines of Ocean County as Secretary. source: Cape May County Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Contour Body Studio is Philadelphia’s Newest Wellness Destination

Invest in your Best Self with Non-Invasive Beauty Services PHILADELPHIA, PA (January 2019) - Contour Body Studio is Philadelphia’s newest destination for non-surgical beauty procedures, bringing a new level of glamour and indulgence to the City of Brotherly Love. Located at 2930 Jasper Street, Studio #202, Philadelphia, PA 19134, Contour has an impressive list of services carefully designed to enhance... Read more →


Kennedy Fitness: A Jefferson Health Affiliate; Save on fitness initiation and monthly fees

CNBNews graphics file AAA Members can save with an initiation fee of $79 (reduced from $199) and monthly fee of $37 (reduced from $43) at all Kennedy Fitness: A Jefferson Health Affiliate locations in the Camden, Gloucester, Cumberland, and Salem counties except at the Sewell location. At the Sewell location, AAA Members can save with an initiation fee of $99,... Read more →


KIVVIT FINALIST FOR FIVE REED AWARDS

Recognized For Four Campaigns Across The Country Asbury Park NJ (January 16, 2019)--— Kivvit today announced that they are finalists for five Reed Awards. The recognition comes for four different campaigns Kivvit helped run across the country. They include being a two-time finalist for best web video for an independent expenditure (IE), a finalist for best web video for public... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Cuomo Rips Off The Pope

January 17, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State and Budget Address: On January 15, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo cited a quote by Pope Francis that he said offered support for the Child Victims Act; Cuomo's remarks were included in his State of the State and Budget Address. In... Read more →


Devereux & Co:

Why You Should Make Your Will Today

(January 18, 2019)--Although making a will might seem like something that you only do when you are coming to the end of your life – it is essential that you do it as soon as possible. Life is very unpredictable, and if you don't have a will, then you might find that your family comes across some problems if something... Read more →


Kraft Heinz to Showcase Two Super Bowl Ads for First Time in Company History

January 16, 2019 03:02 PM Eastern Standard Time PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC) (“Kraft Heinz”) today announced that for the first time in company history, it will air two ads during the Super Bowl. Kraft Heinz will air new 30-second ads in Super Bowl LIII featuring two of its brands: the legendary PLANTERS and brash newcomer... Read more →


Spotlight on College Students from New Jersey

Doris Ottman Earns Fall Semester Dean's List Honors at Ohio Wesleyan University DELAWARE, OH (01/11/2019)-- Doris Ottman of Laurel Springs, NJ, has been named to the 2018 fall semester Dean's List at Ohio Wesleyan University. To earn Dean's List recognition, Ohio Wesleyan students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale in all applicable... Read more →


Lumberton Man Charged with Possessing Child Pornography

CNBNews graphics file LUMBERTON TOWNSHIP NJ (January 17, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that a 32-year-old Lumberton Township man has been arrested and charged with possession of child pornography. John P. DeMerchant, of the first block of Harrogate Drive, was charged January 11 with two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Second Degree), including utilizing a... Read more →


KU Rises in U.S. News & World Report's 2019 Best Online Education Graduate Programs

KUTZTOWN, PA (JANUARY 2019) Kutztown University was recognized by U.S. News & World Report on Tuesday as one of the best online education graduate programs of 2019. KU ranks 77th of more than 300 listed institutions with a score of 78, an increase from last year's ranking of 141st and a score of 66. Among its peers, Kutztown leads all... Read more →


ARCHBISHOP CHAPUT’S WEEKLY COLUMN: MARCHING FOR LIFE, 2019

by Charles J. Chaput Archbishop of Philadelphia This month marks the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, which effectively legalized abortion on demand. It also marks another annual March for Life, this year on January 18. It’s a time to look back and look ahead. The abortion struggle of the past four decades teaches a very... Read more →


Virtua Holding Emergency Food Drive to Help Families Affected by Government Shutdown

Plus: Virtua Mobile Farmers Market offering free produce to federal workers Marlton, NJ-----Virtua is asking its 9,000 employees to donate canned food to help people urgently in need during the partial federal government shutdown. The South Jersey health system is also offering free produce to federal employees through its Mobile Farmers Market program. The emergency food drive, which will provide... Read more →