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March 10, 2019

Gloucester County Animal Shelter celebrates successful World Spay and Neuter day event

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 Clayton, NJ) In honor of World Spay and Neuter day, on Feb. 26, the Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) waived adoption fees on all cats and dogs, that included the cost of spaying and neutering services. Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger said, "World Spay and... Read more →


60 Members of the Philadelphia Fire Department are Promoted

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 The Philadelphia Fire Department recognized more than 60 newly promoted members and honored several partner agencies on Friday at its semi-annual Promotion & Awards Ceremony at the Temple University Performing Arts Center. “I’m very honored to have this opportunity today to promote so many members... Read more →


Learn About Cutting-Edge Cancer Care for Cats and Dogs

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 By Hannah Kleckner Hall Panel Discussion to Feature Comprehensive Approach to the Treatment of Cancer in Pets [March 6, 2019; Kennett Square, PA] – The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet) will present a free panel discussion for pet lovers on caring... Read more →


Grand Jury Indictments in Multiple Linked Shootings, Homicide

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 Gun Violence Task Force leads operation to arrest of eight people CNBNews graphics file PHILADELPHIA March 6, 2019 — During a press conference today at the Delaware Valley Intelligence Center (DVIC), Attorney General Josh Shapiro, District Attorney Larry Krasner and Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Social Security Scam is Back

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 HARRISBURG –Attorney General Josh Shapiro is alerting Pennsylvania consumers to a new twist on an old scam involving their Social Security numbers. The scam differs from traditional Social Security scams because callers are telling consumers that their Social Security number has been compromised or suspended,... Read more →


White House Budget Includes Cuts to Post Office

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 WASHINGTON DC--The White House’s new budget plan would also cut another $327 billion from a range of other welfare programs, including those that provide food and housing assistance, in part by imposing mandatory work requirements for certain recipients. It would cut another $207 billion by... Read more →


Officer Down: Special Agent Jaime Jorge Zapata

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 United States Department of Homeland Security - Immigration and Customs Enforcement - Homeland Security Investigations, U.S. Government End of Watch Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Special Agent Jaime Zapata was shot and killed outside of Mexico City, Mexico. He and another agent were assigned to the... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls Chicken and Rice Products

gloucestercitynews.net | March 9,2019 Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Allergens WASHINGTON, March 9, 2019 – Conagra Brands, Inc., a Milton, Pa. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,871 pounds of chicken and rice products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced... Read more →


DNREC, DHSS now accepting applications for Wastewater and Drinking Water ...

...Asset Management Incentive Programs, with proposals due by April 1 CNBNews graphics file DOVER (March 8, 2019) – The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Environmental Finance and the Department of Health & Social Services Division of Public Health State Revolving Fund programs are now accepting applications from... Read more →


Foiling an Elder Fraud Scam; Former FBI Director Webster Assists Investigation

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 Former FBI Director William Webster and his wife were the targets of a Jamaican lottery scam in 2014. They assisted in the FBI's investigation, which led to the arrest and conviction of Keniel Thomas, who was sentenced in February 2019 to nearly six years in... Read more →


California AG Xavier Becerra and the Thick Blue Wall of Police Secrecy

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 March 6, 2019 By David Snyder California Attorney General Xavier Becerra appears to believe there are two sets of rules about government transparency—one for his office, and another for everyone else. Back in 2017, when the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) refused to disclose public records... Read more →


CNB HUNTING/FISHING PA: BLUEBIRD NEST BOXES HELP CONNECT WITH WILDLIFE

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 HARRISBURG, PA - The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Howard Nursery wants to help you “spring” into the season and connect with wildlife in your backyard. Bluebird nesting boxes built by staff at Howard Nursery are available for sale at the nursery office, as well as the... Read more →


Nation’s only heavy icebreaker to return home from Antarctic mission

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 The Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star breaks ice in McMurdo Sound near Antarctica on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. The crew of the Seattle-based Polar Star is on deployment to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze 2018, the U.S. military’s contribution to the National Science... Read more →


DEP CELEBRATES AMERICORPS WEEK WITH WATERSHED AMBASSADOR-SPONSORED EVENTS

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 TRENTON - Protecting water quality is the focus of several events next week by New Jersey's AmeriCorps Watershed Ambassadors Program to educate the public about environmental stewardship. The events scheduled during national AmeriCorps Week starting Sunday, March 10 and continuing through Saturday, March 16, bring... Read more →


Brian Catanzarite, 43, a former gym owner from Cedar Grove, NJ Sentenced to Prison for Fraud

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 NEWARK, N.J. – An Essex County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 50 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to defraud New Jersey state benefit programs, , U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Brian Catanzarite, 43, a former gym owner from Cedar... Read more →


Gloucester Twp. Police Receive Nearly $190,000 in Grants ; Earn Numerous National Awards

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--Throughout the year the Gloucester Township Police Department sought and received enhanced funding sources totaling nearly $190,000 that have enabled us to further connect with the community, protect our officers, reduce crime, and make our neighborhoods even safer. In addition to the enhanced... Read more →


Donte Ellis, a/k/a “Shalant,” 41, Pleads Guilty to Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

gloucestercitynews.net | March 10, 2019 TRENTON, N.J. – A Trenton man today admitted his role in a violent drug trafficking conspiracy that allegedly distributed more than one kilogram of heroin in Trenton and the surrounding area, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced today. Donte Ellis, a/k/a “Shalant,” 41, pleaded guilty today... Read more →