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February 15, 2019

68 Priests from SJ Parishes Included in List of Accused Clerics who Sexually Abused Minors

The Diocese of Camden Coat of Arms CAMDEN CITY, NJ (February 15, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Earlier this week the Diocese of Camden released the following names of clerics accused of sexually abusing minors: 1. Joseph Barber Born: February 8, 1933 Ordained: 1961 Status: Deceased Assignments Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Berlin St. Joseph’s High School, Camden Camden Catholic High School, Cherry Hill St.... Read more →


Mountaire Farms’ Millsboro facility completes cleanup of Feb. 13 accidental wastewater release

MILLSBORO, DELAWARE (Feb. 15) – Mountaire Farms of Delaware reported to the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today that the company’s cleanup of an accidental release of partially treated wastewater Wednesday, Feb. 13 at Mountaire’s Millsboro poultry facility has been completed under DNREC’s direction. DNREC Groundwater Discharges Section staff were onsite at Mountaire today to verify the status... Read more →


NJ Conservation Leadership Program - 2019 Application Period Now Open

The New Jersey Conservation Leadership Program is now accepting applications for its 1st Cohort Welcome to the New Jersey Conservation Leadership Program. Developed collaboratively with conservation partners and the National Conservation Leadership Institute, this program follows the world-renowned principles of Adaptive Leadership™ and is designed to help high-achieving conservation professionals learn advanced, adaptive problem-solving skills and establish life-long, high-trust relationships... Read more →


OPINION: Champions Of The Poor Sink The Poor In NYC

February 15, 2019 Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on why Amazon bolted from New York City: Amazon was ready to provide jobs for 25,000 to 40,000 New Yorkers, bringing in an estimated $27 billion in tax revenue over 25 years. It was asking for $3 billion in government incentives, a figure that surely could... Read more →


OPINION:

NJBIA: Improving NJ Business Climate Would Help Attract Amazon, Others

NJBIA President and CEO Michele N. Siekerka Esq. issued the following statement today relating to Governor Murphy's efforts to attract Amazon to Newark. "NJBIA shares and appreciates Governor Murphy's enthusiasm for Newark as an ideal location for Amazon's future expansion. Newark's rebirth, where we have seen billions of dollars in high-tech investment, has been nothing short of inspiring. We hope... Read more →


Burlington Township Man Indicted for Sexual Assault of Minors

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J.(FEBRUARY 15, 2019)(CNBNewsnet) – Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Burlington Township man was indicted yesterday on multiple counts of sexually assaulting two minors. William L. Sanchez-Monllor, 37, (photo)of the 600 block of Neck Road, was indicted on 10 counts of Aggravated Sexual Assault (First Degree), eight counts of Sexual Assault (Second Degree), six counts of... Read more →


PATCO'S NEW WEEKDAY SCHEDULE

Schedule adds additional trains during AM & PM rush PATCO shifts to a new schedule beginning on Monday, February 18, 2019. The highlights of the schedule include adding two additional express trains and two additional Woodcrest departures WB in the AM and an additional PM rush EB departure. New schedule details: AM Rush Hours (6:00am-9:12am): Two westbound Woodcrest local trains... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: NEWARK MAYOR'S SALARY MAY INCREASE BY $50K A YEAR

Two months after Newark's finances were released from state oversight, a measure to hike city administrators' salaries has been advanced by city council. It includes a $50,000 raise for Mayor Ras Baraka, a $125,000 raise for the Director of Public Works, a $90,000 raise for the Public Health and Wellness director, and a $70,000 raise for the Director of Public... Read more →


Pennsylvania Charges NJ Sheriff’s Deputy with Sexual Abuse of Teen, 17, in Lehigh Valley

February 4, 2019 | Topic: Criminal HARRISBURG — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced felony charges against a New Jersey Sheriff’s deputy for having unlawful sexual contact with a 17-year- old girl in the Lehigh Valley, posting a video of the incident online, and then seeking additional sexual contact from an undercover law enforcement agent who was posing as a... Read more →


FBI Seeking Information About a Cargo Theft

February 11, 2019 TAMPA, FL—The FBI is asking the public to come forward with information about the theft of a truck and trailer filled with energy drinks. The theft occurred in the overnight hours of February 2-3, 2019 in the area of East Broadway Avenue and 50th Street in Tampa. The trailer contained more than $65,000 in energy drinks. The... Read more →


Pascrell Hails Budget Deal, Blasts Trump’s Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-N.J.-09) issued a statement following the passage by the House of Representatives of a budget bill that will keep the federal government open. The legislation now heads to the White House for the President’s signature. “We got precisely what we were looking for: the federal government will not be shut down again... Read more →


What's Age Got to Do with It? Caring for Geriatric Horses

View Penn Vet Extra - February 2019 By: Sacha AdornoPublished: Feb 4, 2019 Horses, like humans, are individuals. They show signs of aging at different rates. PHILADELPHIA, PA--The idea that age is but a number is as true for animals as it is for humans. Horses, especially ponies, are routinely living to the mid-twenties and even thirties. Often, the equines... Read more →


FAC Sues CA Attorney General to Force Disclosure of Police Misconduct Files

(CNBNewsnet)(February 14, 2019)The First Amendment Coalition (FAC) filed suit today against California Attorney General Xavier Becerra for failing to comply with the state’s new, landmark police transparency law. The suit, filed in San Francisco Superior Court, seeks the release of records regarding serious police misconduct—records that all state and local agencies are now required to disclose under Senate Bill 1421.... Read more →


OPINION: Closure For Covington Catholic

Bill Donahue | CNBNews Contributor February 14, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the end to the Covington Catholic controversy: The innocent students at Covington Catholic High School have finally achieved closure. An investigative report, conducted by a private detective agency commissioned by the Diocese of Covington, has exonerated the students. Four investigators interviewed dozens of students and... Read more →


Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Volunteer Recognized

for Agency-record 7,000 Hours of Time and 20+ Years of Service Joan Harrigan of Moorestown was recognized by Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice for an agency-record 7,000 hours and 20+ years of volunteer service to the organization. Pictured from left: Sharon Wenner, volunteer recruiter, Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice; Volunteer Joan Harrigan of Moorestown; and Sally Cezo, director of volunteer services, Samaritan... Read more →


U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results; Net Lost of $1.5 Billion

February 8, 2019 — Revenue of $19.7 billion, up 2.9 percent over the same quarter last year Net loss of $1.5 billion Return to financial stability requires legislative and regulatory changes, along with aggressive management actions WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $19.7 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 (October 1, 2018 – December... Read more →


Large Turnouts for "Donuts with Dudes" and the "Muffins with My Lady" Events

BLACKWOOD, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--The Loring Flemming Elementary School held their annual "Donuts with Dudes" (February 11) and the "Muffins with My Lady" (February 13) this past week. The events give special "dudes" and special "ladies" a chance to spend time with their student before heading off to work or other obligations. RELATED: What is this “Donut with Dudes” and “Muffins with... Read more →


Sarah Fawcett-Lee is Senior Vice President of Virtua Foundation

Sarah Fawcett-Lee Marlton, NJ----Virtua has named a new leader of its philanthropy program. The South Jersey health system has hired Sarah Fawcett-Lee, CFRE, as senior vice president of Virtua Foundation. Her duties include implementing philanthropy initiatives across the not-for-profit organization to increase charitable support for Virtua’s array of programs and services. “We are excited to welcome Sarah into this critical... Read more →


HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY WELCOMES LEGENDS OF THE RING

WWE HALL OF FAMERS HULK HOGAN AND RIC FLAIR Atlantic City, NJ (February 11, 2019) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City welcomes professional wrestling legends, Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair, “Legends of theRing” with emcee “The Mouth of the South” Jimmy Hart at Sound Waves on Friday, March 1 at 9 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $79.00... Read more →


VIDEO: Enjoy a train ride, entertainment, Easter Egg Hunt and Meet and greet with Mr Bunny

Phillipsburg,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) February 12, 2019-- Ride the Easter Bunny Train Ride and visit with Mr. Bunny on the train. The train will travel along the river to Carpentersville and our destination will be the site of the historic Lime Kilns. In front of the 150 year old Lime kilns is a beautiful little glade filled with Easter eggs!... Read more →


NEW JERSEY SPORTS BETTING BOOSTED IN JANUARY BY FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

CNBNews graphics file Legal sports betting generates record $385 million in January wagers, while online casinos set sights on $400 million year, according to PlayNJ.com analysts (ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — New Jersey’s sportsbooks raked in nearly $400 million in bets in January as the state’s bettors took advantage of their first opportunity to bet legally on the NFL Playoffs. January’s... Read more →


Dear supporters, friends, and those interested in the Republican Party of Pennsylvania:

The Republican Party of Pennsylvania had an incredibly busy week getting out our message, growing our Party, and engaging with key connections to further our priorities. Tuesday, for what I thought was possibly the best speech of his Presidency, I was so happy to see so many grassroots Republican organizations across Pennsylvania holding watch parties for President Trump’s 2019 State... Read more →


American Woman Indicted Along with Four Iranian Cyber Criminals

Monica Elfriede Witt is wanted for her alleged involvement in criminal activities, to include espionage and conspiracy to commit espionage. Select image to view poster and related information. Mojtaba Masoumpour, Behzad Mesri, Hossein Parvar, and Mohamad Paryar—who are affiliated with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, or IRGC—are wanted for their alleged involvement in criminal activities, to include computer intrusion and... Read more →