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January 19, 2019

Camden County Authorities Seek Public's Help with Identification of Person of Interest

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (January 19,2019)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Camden County Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who may have information on a fatal shooting that occurred on January 16, 2019, at approximately 2:48 p.m. Camden County Police responded to the intersection of Morton and Norris Streets in Camden at When Camden County Police... Read more →

Delaware Receives Land Parcel Donation; Adds Wetlands to Fork Branch Nature Preserve

DOVER (Jan.18, 2019) – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation, in partnership with the Kent County Conservancy, announced today that it has secured two wetland parcels formerly owned by the McClements family of Dover, to become part of the Fork Branch Nature Preserve. The two parcels, one almost three acres in size, the other just over 2½ acres, are located... Read more →

Perdue Foods LLC Recalls Simplysmart Organics Gluten Free Chicken Nugget Products

WASHINGTON, (January 20190) – Perdue Foods, LLC, a Perry, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 68,244 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically wood, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The ready-to-eat chicken nugget items were produced on Oct. 25, 2018. The following product is subject to... Read more →

Rowan University Planetarium Family Show January 20: Legends of the Night Sky - Orion

January 20, 2019 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm Location: Edelman Planetarium Edelman Planetarium Science Hall 201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028 Open to the Public Click here to Register $2.00 planetarium@rowan.edu Edelman Planetarium website (856) 256-4389 Audience: Open to all Family Show Facebook Event Recurring Event: January 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm Legends of the Night Sky: Orion Families... Read more →

Gloucester Township PD Alert: What is a Flash Freeze? When are we to expect it?

image provided GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 19,2019)--The Gloucester Township Police Department would like to explain..... What is a flash Freeze? Anything surface that is wet from the rain on Sunday morning, or any leftover slush where there had been snow from earlier in the storm on Saturday night, will freeze over very quickly. The change from water to ice will... Read more →

**Winter Weather Alert**State of Emergency and Commercial Vehicle Travel Restrictions on Interstate Highways started at Noon Today

Avoid Unnecessary Travel during the Storm CNBNews graphics file (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today issued a Winter Weather Alert and are reminding motorists that Gov. Phil Murphy has declared a State of Emergency and the NJ State Police issued a commercial vehicle travel restriction, both started at 12 noon today, due to the anticipated severity... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: SNOW DAY

Dawn Watson | CNBNews Contributor GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 19, 2019)--If your dog enjoys snow there are a few things to remember to make Fido’s winter safe. Long-haired breeds should not be shaved. The outer layer of fur protects him from heat and cold. With his winter coat he can safely be outdoors for an hour or so of supervised... Read more →

Code Blue Alert in Camden County

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (January 19, 2019)--The Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that the county will be under a Code Blue Alert Sunday night through Tuesday morning. The Health Officer issued the Code Blue Alert for Camden County effective from 7 p.m. on Jan. 20 until 7 a.m. on Jan. 22. “We are expecting extremely dangerous... Read more →

Public Comment Requested on Proposed Ground Water Quality Criteria for Chemicals

TRENTON (January 2019)- Affirming New Jersey's national leadership in addressing chemicals of emerging concern, the Department of Environmental Protection today announced proposed interim ground water quality criteria for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS), chemicals that are extremely persistent in the environment. The DEP has developed draft interim criteria of 10 parts per trillion for each of these chemicals.... Read more →

Bone Conduction Headphones and Military Technology

JANUARY 19, 2019--The bone conduction technology was primarily developed for military purposes. However, now the newest model of headphones using this technology is released you will be amazed with what it offers. One of the most popular brands in the bone conduction headphones industry is AfterShokz based on Audio Reputation. The target group of customers is active people who like... Read more →

CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Andres Garcia Jimenez of Egg Harbor Township, Named Presidential Scholar at Clarkson University POTSDAM, NY (01/17/2019)-- Andres Garcia Jimenez of Egg Harbor Township, N.J. , a aeronautical engineering major, was named a Presidential Scholar for the fall 2018 semester at Clarkson University. Presidential Scholars must achieve a minimum 3.80 grade-point average and carry at least 14 credit hours. Clarkson University... Read more →

DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Jan. 7-13

Reminder for the week: Use caution when boating icy waters or walking on frozen ponds DOVER DELAWARE(Jan. 18, 2019) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Jan. 7-13 made... Read more →

February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion Month

Appel Art Gallery Exhibit Month of February Enjoy the original art on display and meet the artists from the Katz JCC ACHaD and JFCS Special Needs Programs. FREE and open to the community. Click here for more information. Appel Art Gallery Exhibit - Meet the Artists Reception Wednesday, February 6 | 6:30 - 7:30 pm Meet the artists of the... Read more →

FACE OF DEFENSE: Coast Guard's only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star, Deep Freeze 2018 U.S. Coast Guard scuba divers work to repair a leak in the shaft seal of the Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star ALAMEDA, Calif. – The 150 crewmembers of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star arrived Thursday in Antarctica along with a resupply vessel during Operation Deep Freeze – a joint... Read more →

New Jersey American Water Signs Agreement to Purchase Mount Ephraim Sewer System

Acquisition Will Add 1,800 New Wastewater Customers VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New Jersey American Water announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of the Borough of Mount Ephraim, N.J. for approximately $1.4 million. This municipal-owned sewer system serves approximately 1,800 customers, most of whom already receive water service from New Jersey American Water. The agreement follows a... Read more →

Guest Opinion:

Abortion Is Dangerous For Women

January 18, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how abortion endangers women: Honest men and women know that abortion kills, but what about the dangers to women who elect to have one? Last month, the CEO of Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio argued that "abortion is one of the safest medical procedures." Not for the child it isn't,... Read more →

Next Level Trainings to raise $45,000 for The Attic Youth Center, benefitting LGBTQ youth  

Community members unite to support local LGBTQ youth center PHILADELPHIA, PA (JANUARY 2019) – The 8th leadership class of Next Level Trainings is coming together in unprecedented ways for their Community Service Project to support The Attic Youth Center, a Philadelphia-based LGBTQ youth center. The Community Service Project is part of the 30-day-long fundraising campaign by Next Level Trainings’ current... Read more →

Gloucester Township PD: Join us to Recognize National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week 

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ(January 18, 2019)--Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD )will be having a Dangers of Vaping Presentation at the Gloucester Township Police Family Resource Center located at 1324 Little Gloucester Road on January 23rd from 6:30-7:30pm. Come out and see our new Dangers of Vaping Board Displaying the types of vaping materials so you can familiarize yourself and be able... Read more →

Brandywine Zoo Closed for Repairs in February

DOVER, Delaware (Jan. 18, 2019) – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced today that the Brandywine Zoo in Wilmington is temporarily closed through the end of February while construction and improvement projects are made to the zoo’s campus. The zoo’s education building will remain open to host upcoming programs scheduled throughout January and February. The construction projects, undertaken ahead... Read more →

FACE OF DEFENSE: Across The Country American Legion Posts Step Up to Assist Coast Guard

Among those is American Legion Post 184 in Wildwood, N.J. source American Legion Each year, Kenneth H. Nash Post 8 in Washington, D.C., does quarterly fundraisers for various veterans charities. January 17 fundraiser focused on a very specific beneficiary: those members of the U.S. Coast Guard who didn’t get paid this week because of the government shutdown. Thursday, Post 8... Read more →