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April 19, 2019

14 Unlock Cars in Gloucester City Burglarized

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (APRIL 19, 2019)- A number of unlocked cars in Gloucester City were broken into on several different occasions between April 13 and April 18. Two gloucestercitynews.net graphic file teenage suspects were arrested in the unit block of North Stinson after fleeing nearby Brooklawn. According to police, on April 17 (8:00 am) Officers received reports of eight burglaries of unlocked vehicles sometime during the early morning hours. The burglaries occurred in the 300 block of Sylvan Ave., the 200 block of Greenwood Ave,... Read more →


Salvatore Vernuccio of Bridgeton

Bridgeton - On April 14, 2019. Age 88. Born in West New York, NJ. Sal was one of 11 children born to the late Emmanuelle and Concetta (Versaggi) Vernuccio. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, 741 E. Walnut Road, Vineland on Thursday, April 25th at 10 AM. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Salvatore Vernuccio. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142 published gloucestercitynews.net | April 19, 2019 Read more →


Attention Camden County Democrats!

Beware of phony “reform” candidates in the June primary election. Dear fellow Camden County Democrat: Over the past few months you might have read or heard about some “reformers” running for office in Camden County. Before we get to the June 4 primary election, we’d like you to hear some facts. A person named Susan Altman has been one of the leaders encouraging this. As a lifelong Democrat I find it very strange coming from her. Ms. Altman was a long-time Republican who didn’t bother... Read more →


SJYD Black Caucus President Receives NAACP Visionary Leader Award

One of the youngest to be honored by the Camden County East NAACP Branch Blackwood, NJ —On Saturday, April 13, South Jersey Young Democrats Black Caucus President Fatima Heyward received the Camden County East NAACP Visionary Leader Award. As one of the youngest to receive the CCE Visionary Award, Fatima Heyward is setting a precedent for the impact of young leaders. “It is an honor to receive the Camden County East NAACP Visionary Award. My vision is to build a community where we all work... Read more →


Kate Smith Statue Covered in Black; Consolidate School Districts ? ; GHS Alumni Hall of Fame Update

CNBNews TIPS AND SNIPPETS William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Kate Smith; After decades Flyers Condemn Good Luck Charm POLITICAL CORRECTNESS IS RUINING OUR COUNTRY—The statue of Kate Smith, located outside XFINITY Live in South Philadelphia was covered over with a black cloth and tied down with a rope earlier today, April 19. Smith has been known as a good luck charm for Philadelphia Flyers since 1969. The Flyers will no longer use her rendition of "God Bless America" amid allegations that some of Smith's... Read more →


2019 Philadelphia Eagles Schedule

Preseason Thursday, August 8 Tennessee Titans 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 15 at Jacksonville Jaguars 7:00 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 22 Baltimore Ravens 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 29 at New York Jets 7:00 pm NBC10 Regular Season Sunday, September 8 Washington Redskins 1:00 pm FOX Sunday, September 15 at Atlanta Falcons 8:20 pm NBC* Sunday, September 22 Detroit Lions 1:00 pm FOX Thursday, September 26 at Green Bay Packers 8:20 pm FOX/NFLN/AMAZON* Sunday, October 6 New York Jets 1:00 pm+ CBS Sunday, October 13... Read more →


Youth Turkey Hunt Saturday, April 20

Youth license holders who have obtained a "Y" turkey permit will have the first opportunity to harvest a Spring Gobbler during the Youth Turkey Hunting Day on Saturday, April 20. All eligible youth hunters (those with a valid Youth License) are entitled to a "Y" permit for the Turkey Hunting Area of their choice. The "Y" permit is valid for the entire season (or until a bird is harvested). The Youth Turkey Hunting Day is part of the NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife's Take... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: WHY THE MUELLER REPORT MENTIONS NJ

Brent Johnson's roundup of the "Jersey moments" in the 448-page Mueller report is a casting call for the surreal docusoap series that is our politics right now. Some characters — former Gov. Chris Christie, Livingston-reared Jared Kushner, Atlantic City native Don McGahn — feature loudly. (NJ.com) BARAKA SIDES WITH MURPHY: NEW YOUTH REHAB CENTER Just days ago Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said no way — "not happening" — to the proposal to build a new youth prison in Newark. "New Jersey's current youth incarceration system... Read more →


Grand Jury Indicts Clementon Drug Dealer Whose Customer Fatally Overdosed

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Clementon drug dealer has been indicted on charges of causing the death of a Marlton customer to whom he sold cocaine early last year. Sean Savage, 45, from the La Cascata neighborhood in Clementon, was indicted on charges of Strict Liability for Drug-Induced Death (First Degree), Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree), Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree) and Intent to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree). The indictment was returned on... Read more →


Spring Gobbler Season Holds Plenty of Potenial; Youth Spring Turkey Hunt Sat.

HARRISBURG, PA - Hunters across the Keystone State are anxiously awaiting the approach of spring turkey season. If weather cooperates, they won’t be disappointed. Even though widespread rain and colder-than-normal temperatures discouraged some turkey hunters last spring, those who ventured afield set the highest hunter success rate in years. The estimated 174,500 spring turkey hunters afield in 2018 pales in comparison to the 10-year average of 219,650. But they still took 40,303 turkeys, which is up from 38,101 in 2017. The 2019 youth spring turkey... Read more →


What’s About To Unfold Is The Real Story

Mueller’s Report Ends ‘WitchHunt’ But ... By Sara Carter Rep. Devin Nunes, R-CA, was one of the first to reveal those threads and never wavered even when the Washington ‘swamp monsters’ targeted him and his credibility. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-NC, worked tirelessly with their committees to get to the truth. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-SC, have done the same and all promise to continue to the battle for the truth. Why? Because frankly this political war... Read more →


Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $136,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (April 18, 2019) – The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $136 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the April 17th drawing, 25,446 New Jersey players took home an estimated $140,483 in prizes ranging from $4 to $300, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey. The winning numbers for the Wednesday, April 17th drawing were: 01, 15, 17, 46 and 66. The Red Power Ball number was 15. The Multiplier number was 03. “Congratulations to... Read more →


Active Duty and veterans compete in Boston Marathon and Tough Ruck

April 17th, 2019 by MOTHAX This story has been making the rounds, and I wanted to share it as well, if mainly because there were numerous similiar displays that I saw in Massachusetts this weekend. From Marine Corp Times: A viral video from Monday’s Boston Marathon shows Marine veteran Micah Herndon crawling across the finish line to complete his race after suffering from severe leg cramps. The 31-year-old Marine vet told the Record-Courier that he entered the Boston Marathon in honor of three comrades who... Read more →


Two Pemberton Twp. Men Indicted for Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that two Pemberton Township residents have been indicted for the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man in the township’s Sunbury Village neighborhood in early 2017. Brandon A. Clifton, 20, of the 400 block of White Pine Court, and Douglas Lewis, 23, of Fort Dix Road, were indicted on charges of Murder (First Degree), Conspiracy to Commit Murder (First Degree), Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose (Second Degree), Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (Second Degree), Aggravated Assault (Second... Read more →


‘Delaware Goes to War’ event at Fort Miles

LEWES (April 18, 2019) – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation, Cape Henlopen State Park, and the Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area, are hosting the annual “Delaware Goes to War” event at Fort Miles beginning at 10 a.m., Saturday April 27. The public is invited to explore Fort Miles to see what it was like to live in the 1940s, during the war, and to experience a part of the U.S. military coast defense that the fort provided. Visitors can learn about what soldiers... Read more →


Atlantic City Resident Admits Insurance Fraud, Drug Distribution

CAMDEN, N.J. – An Atlantic City, New Jersey, man today admitted to staging a fake robbery of a Union County, New Jersey, pawnshop for the purpose of perpetrating an insurance fraud and to distributing illegal drugs, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Salvatore “Sam” Piccolo, 67, of Atlantic City, a member of the Philadelphia La Cosa Nostra organized crime family, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Robert B. Kugler in Camden federal court to an information charging him with distribution 216 grams of methamphetamine and one... Read more →


AC Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Easter Brunch

Atlantic City, N.J. (April 17, 2019) – Celebrate this Easter Sunday, April 21, at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City with a $24.99 all-you-can-eat Easter Brunch at the Best Buffet on the Boardwalk, Fresh Harvest Buffet, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The brunch will include a Roasted Lamb Carving station, a Smoked Virginia Ham station, Sweet and Savory Crepes, made-to-order Omelet Stations, Old Bay Shrimp Cocktail, and Smoked Atlantic Salmon Lox and Bagels. For details, visit hardrockhotelatlanticcity.com. ### Hard Rock Hotel & Casino... Read more →


ALERT: BEARS LEAVE WINTER DENS IN SEARCH OF FOOD

TRENTON - The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is reminding the public of important safety tips to follow as black bears begin emerging from winter dens and searching for food. "It is especially important for residents who live in bear country to be aware of the common-sense steps they can take to reduce the chances of a bear coming onto their properties," Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe said. "These reminders also are important for those who spend time outdoors or have a chance encounter with... Read more →


Woolrich Twp. Resident Competes in Bloomsburg U. Competition

BLOOMSBURG, PA (04/17/2019)-- Six computer science majors from the Bloomsburg University Department of Mathematical and Digital Sciences competed in the programming contest at the Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges - Northeastern Region (CCSCNE) 2019 conference at the University of New Haven (Conn). The annual conference brings together computer science educators and students. The BU students, members of the school's student chapter of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), were entered as two teams (Team A and Team B) among 28 from schools across New... Read more →


Doug Pederson Talks “Leadership” in South Jersey

Doug Pederson Eagles’ Super Bowl-Winning Head Coach to Discuss Motivation and Success Cinnaminson, NJ (April 2019) – Get up close and personal with Doug Pederson, head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, as he discusses his leadership style, what motivates him and how to handle success at the upcoming SJ Magazine live event: “Leadership.” The event will take place on Tuesday, May 7 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at The Merion in Cinnaminson. The event will offer attendees the opportunity to network with South Jersey’s leaders... Read more →


Online Retailers are Growing Faster than Amazon

Lots of Internet Retailer’s 2019 Top 1000 names the 342 midsized and larger merchants that exceeded Amazon’s growth rate in 2018, one of more than 200 data points for North America’s 1,000 leading e-retailers. CHICAGO, April 18— Amazon.com Inc. has more than doubled its share of the North American ecommerce market in the past six years, but it’s far from the only game in town, as Internet Retailer’s just-released 2019 Top 1000 reportdocuments. In fact, 342 of the retailers and brands ranked in the Top... Read more →


NJ Receives $125,000 to Fight Housing Discrimnation

New Jersey – To help end housing discrimination, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $125,000 to Citizen Action of New Jersey to confront violations CNBNews graphics file of the nation’s landmark Fair Housing Act (see grant chart below). HUD’s grants are provided through the Department’s Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) to help people who believe they have been victims of housing discrimination and to educate the public and housing providers on fair housing laws. “Even though the Fair Housing Act... Read more →