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March 20, 2019

Paterson Cop Charged With Conspiracy To Violate Civil Rights And Other Offenses

NEWARK, N.J. – A federal grand jury indicted a City of Paterson, New Jersey, police officer for conspiring to violate individuals’ civil rights by stopping and searching people in their vehicles and on the street and stealing their cash, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Eudy Ramos, 28, of Paterson, was... Read more →


Obituary: Michael D. Luhrs, of Philadelphia

Philadelphia - On March 18, 2019. Age 64. Born in Denver, CO, he was the son of the late William T. and Patricia L (Coates) Luhrs. Michael is survived by his wife, Mary Ann; son, Jeremy A. Luhrs and Gregory T. Troxel; brother, William Luhrs and his friend, James Walliker... Read more →


Public Hearing on NJ's State Budget

TRENTON (March 20, 2019)– The first public hearing on the proposed state budget by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee will be held tomorrow at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, said Senator Paul Sarlo, the chairman of the committee. “This will be the start of the Senate’s work on... Read more →


Samaritan’s Celebration of Life Gala Raises More Than $195,000

CNBNewsnet | March 20, 2019 Annual Event Honored Three Local Families, Celebrated the Diverse Teams of People Who Support Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice From left to right: President/CEO of Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Mary Ann Boccolini, Guest Emcee Jon Runyan, Samaritan Board Member Michael McCarthy, and Gala Committee Chair Lindsey... Read more →


Rita’s Offers Free Italian Ice on the First Day of Spring

gloucestercitynews.net | March 2019 TREVOSE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rita’s Italian Ice will celebrate their 27th annual First Day of Spring event on Wednesday, March 20th, with their famous free Italian Ice giveaway. Once again, Rita’s 600+ locations combined are expected to give away more than one million cups of their classic Italian... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: An Entertaining Visit to O'Dontal Dental

Slim Randles | CNBNewsnet Dropped in at O’Dontal Dental the other day. You know, regular tooth check, cleaning, whatever Perry says to do, I do. Quicker that way. But this particular dentist isn’t nearly as feared as others. He’s … entertaining. Dr. Perry O’Dontal worked his way through tooth school... Read more →


Gambino Crime Family Associate Charged in Murder and Robbery of Brooklyn Man

Defendant Allegedly Shot the Victim in the Back of the Head, Then Disposed of Evidence NEW YORK, NEW YORK--An indictment was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging Anthony Pandrella, an alleged longtime associate of the Gambino organized crime family, with the Hobbs Act robbery and murder of 78-year-old... Read more →


South Jersey Gas Customers May be Eligible for Energy Assistance

FOLSOM, NJ – March 18, 2019 – South Jersey Gas wants to remind customers that there are several federal and state assistance programs to help manage winter energy costs. “We recognize the importance of safe, reliable, affordable natural gas service,” said Dave Robbins, president of South Jersey Gas. “Through our... Read more →


3RD ANNUAL UNIVERSAL VISITATION DAY 

18 HIGH SCHOOLS IN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA TO OPEN THEIR DOORS TO 7TH GRADE STUDENTS THROUGHOUT THE REGION PHILADELPHIA, PA--For the third consecutive year the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is hosting a common universal visitation day for all of its high schools in the five-county region. Over 2,300 seventh grade... Read more →


NJ Acknowledges Historic Recognition of Powhatan Renape, Ramapough Lenape Nations

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that New Jersey has entered into separate settlement agreements with the Powhatan Renape Nation and the Ramapough Lenape Nation by which the State acknowledges it has officially recognized the two tribes as American Indian Tribes since 1980. Under the settlements, the... Read more →


Carteret Resident Sentenced to Prison for Having 6,000 Videos/Images of Child Pornography

TRENTON –Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a man who possessed over 6,000 videos and images of child pornography on his computers was sentenced to prison today for distributing child pornography. He was arrested in “Operation Safety Net,” a multi-agency child protection operation led by the New Jersey Regional... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: U.S. Coast Guard enforces North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea

RELATED: FACE OF DEFENSE SASEBO, Japan —The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf pulled into Sasebo March 3 following a deployment in the East China Sea where the crew assisted in United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCR) enforcement against illicit ship-to-ship transfers that violate North Korea sanctions. The Bertholf’s patrol is... Read more →


Public Health Alert: Potential Measles Exposure at Newark Liberty International Airport

CNBNewsnet (March 18, 2019)--On March 4, 2019, a traveler who has been confirmed to have measles — a highly contagious disease — arrived in Terminal C at Newark Liberty International Airport from Aruba. The individual was infectious on that day and may have traveled to other areas of the airport.... Read more →


CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Wilkes University Theatre Presents The Dining Room, April 4-7 WILKES-BARRE, PA (03/18/2019)-- Wilkes University Theatre presents the sentimental comedy, The Dining Room. The performances will take place on April 4, 5 and 6 at 8 p.m. with matinee performances on April 6 and 7 at 2 p.m. The production is... Read more →


15th Annual Tim Lenahan Memorial Basketball Game

The Albert J. Carino Boys Basketball Club and the Lions Clubs of South Jersey have announced the squads for the upcoming 15th Annual Tim Lenahan Memorial Basketball Game to be played at Rutgers University – Camden Sunday, March 24th at 1:00 P.M. The game will precede the 42nd Annual South... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing PA: Youth Hunt for Spring Gobblers set for Saturday, April 20

HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA, --The Youth Hunt for Spring Gobblers takes place about one month from now, on Saturday, April 20. Licensed adults may take young hunters afield who hold a Junior License or Mentored Youth Permit. Hunting together with a young family member or friend is a great way to share... Read more →


Common Challenges Faced by Directional Drilling Companies

Horizontal directional drilling is a method of installing pipes and conduits underground using a machine that drills and pulls the pipes through a predetermined path. The process does not involve trenching, which makes it ideal for crowded project sites and the presence of an above-ground obstruction. For many years now,... Read more →