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February 20, 2019

Commercial Vehicle Travel Restrictions Lifted on all Interstate highways as of 5 p.m.

Use caution as roads may be slippery (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced the Winter Weather Alert will be lifted at 7 p.m. and the NJ State Police announced the Commercial Vehicle Travel Restriction was lifted effective at 5 p.m. for all Interstate highways. All vehicles... Read more →


Action Wellness Announces Dining Out For Life 2019 Date Debuts Bold New National Branding

PHILADELPHIA, PA (February 2019) - Philadelphia’s largest dining fundraiser,Dining Out For Life, is returning to the Greater Philadelphia area on Thursday, April 18, 2019. This longstanding tradition was founded in Philadelphia by Action Wellness(known then as ActionAIDS) and is now in it’s 29th year. Through the simple act of dining... Read more →


NJ News Commons: A TOUR INSIDE THE ESSEX COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

The director of the Essex County Correctional Facility — which was recently rebuked by a federal report outlining several deficiencies found at a surprise visit in July — took NJTV News on a tour inside the jail, which houses hundreds of immigrant detainees. The jail was found to be in... Read more →


OPINION:

Clericalism Does Not Cause Sexual Abuse

February 20, 2019 Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the notion that clericalism causes sexual abuse: It is popular in left-wing circles to adopt the Marxist vision of society, one which interprets social interaction purely on the basis of power. According to this perspective,... Read more →


Little Red Hats Warm Hearts at Cooper University Health Care

Cooper participates in the American Heart Association’s Little Hats, Big Hearts program to empower new moms to live heart-healthy while raising awareness of congenital heart defects. (CAMDEN CITY, NJ) – Cooper University Health Care is excited to join the American Heart Association’s Little Hats, Big Hearts program this year. The... Read more →


Obituary: John S. Stillwagon, of Bellmawr, age 95

John S. Stillwagon, on February 18, 2019, of Bellmawr. Age 95. CNBNews graphics file Beloved husband of Gaynell (nee Stambaugh) for 69 years. Devoted father of Denise Zlater (Bill), Diane Stillwagon, and Leslie Washart (Dan). Loving grandfather of 8, great grandfather of 22, and uncle of 8. Dear brother of... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Maryland: Hunters Harvest 77,000 Deer during 2018-2019 Season

Sunday Hunting Accounts for More than Ten Percent of Total Harvest Photo by John Gambriel (February 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--The Maryland Department of Natural Resources reported today that deer hunters harvested 77,382 deer during the combined archery, firearms and muzzleloader seasons, from Sept. 7, 2018, through Jan. 31, 2019. The statewide harvest included... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Fishtown & The River Wards Neighborhood Guide

PHILADELPHIA, PA--Northeast of Center City, Philadelphia’s Fishtown, Kensington and Port Richmond—collectively known as the River Wards—are some of the city’s most rapidly changing neighborhoods. New restaurants, bars, music venues, art galleries and residents are quickly transforming the makeup of these formerly working-class sections along the Delaware River. Philadelphians have found... Read more →


Nighttime Fire at Huntington Mews Condominiums Displaces One Family

BLACKWOOD, NJ (February 20, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--On Tuesday February 19th at approximately 7:02PM the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to the 1600 block of Broadacres Drive Blackwood, NJ 08012 (Huntington Mews Condominiums) for a report of smoke coming from a condominium. Upon officers arrival, the interior of the condominium was fully engulfed... Read more →


Home Country: Sharing The Magic of Flight

Slim Randles | CNBNewsnet Miguel wasn’t the fastest kid in his class, but he could run. Fast enough for third-grade softball, you know. And fast enough to get a kite up in the air. It was recess and several other kids were flying kites today. Just enough breeze to keep... Read more →


Little Hats, Big Hearts

On February 19th, four-month old Bryce and his mom, Cherisse DeShields, stopped by the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Department at Jefferson Washington Township to visit our staff. Charisse delivered Bryce at the hospital on October 2, 2018, following a high-risk pregnancy. Her doctor was Jefferson Health New Jersey OB/GYN Deborah White, DO.... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing NJ: Freshwater Fisheries Forum February 23 at Batsto Village

BATSO, NJ (February 19, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--A public forum to discuss freshwater fisheries research, management and recreational angling in New Jersey will be held on Saturday February 23 at the Batsto Village Visitor's Center in Wharton State Forest in Burlington County. The forum will begin at 10:00 am. The DEP's Division of... Read more →


Turning a Right into a Privilege: HR 1112 Gives Feds Unfettered Power to Block Gun Sales

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2019 SUPPORT NRA-ILA H.R. 8, which would criminalize the private transfer of firearms, has received significant attention from the gun rights community. However, H.R. 1112, which purportedly targets the inappropriately-named “Charleston loophole,” is just as insidious an attack on gun owners. Both bills were passed out of... Read more →


ICE removes MS-13 member wanted in El Salvador

BALTIMORE – A Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang member associated with the Los Angeles Crazy Salvatruchas clique and wanted in El Salvador was removed from the U.S. Friday by deportation officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO.) Saul Ernesto Orellana-Jandres, 25, is wanted by Salvadoran... Read more →


6 Ways to Keep Wedding Costs Low

image pixabay (February 20, 2019)--Everybody spends different amounts on their wedding and how much you spend is dependent on different variables. For one, the amount you spend has a lot to do with what your budget is, as well as what kind of wedding you hope to have. It’s important... Read more →


Discharged, Dismissed: ERs Often Miss Chance To Set Overdose Survivors On ‘Better Path’

Rachel Bluth:February 15, 2019 (Lydia Zuraw/KHN illustration; Getty Images) (Kaiser Health News)(February 2019)--The last time heroin landed Marissa Angerer in a Midland, Texas, emergency room — naked and unconscious — was May 2016. But that wasn’t her first drug-related interaction with the health system. Doctors had treated her a number... Read more →


CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Shreya Patil of Cherry Hill Earns Master's Degree from Georgia State University ATLANTA, GA (02/18/2019)-- Shreya Patil of Cherry Hill (08002) earned a master's degree from Georgia State University in December 2018. Georgia State University conferred more than 500 master's degrees during commencement ceremonies in December 2018. More than 3,000... Read more →


Autum Shingler-Nace Named Assistant VP of Clinical Services at Jefferson Health in NJ

Autum Shingler-Nace, DNP, RN, NE-BC Autum Shingler-Nace, DNP, RN, NE-BC, has been named Assistant Vice President of Clinical Services at Jefferson Health in New Jersey. In this position, Shingler-Nace will assist Chief Nurse Executive Helene Burns, along with the health system’s Chief Administrative Officers, with operations, management, growth and development... Read more →


Postal worker indicted for public indecency

February 15, 2019 — DELAWARE, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) – An Ohio postal worker was indicted by a grand jury for allegedly pleasuring himself while on the job. The indictment says 53-year-old Joseph Rice of Westerville masturbated while in his mail truck in Genoa Township on Dec. 4, 2017. Delaware County Prosecutor... Read more →


Penn Medicine/CHOP Study Finds that Fetal Signaling Pathways Begin Very Early in Prenatal Life

Specialized Lung Cells Appearing Very Early in Development are Key Newswise — PHILADELPHIA – (February 2019)--Specialized lung cells appear in the developing fetus much earlier than scientists previously thought. A new animal study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reports how cells that become... Read more →


2 Charged In Plot To Distribute Over 30 lb Of Crystal Meth; 5 Kilos Of Fentanyl Into NJ

TRENTON, N.J.(February 2019)-– Two men have been arrested in Riverside, California, for their alleged roles in shipping over 30 pounds of crystal methamphetamine and conspiring to send an additional five kilos of fentanyl into New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced today. Isabel Otanez-Sanchez, 25, and Jesus Zavala-Torres, 33, both... Read more →