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September 9, 2019

CNBNews Cheers and Jeers July/August 2019

William E. Cleary Sr | CNBNews Editor CHEER- Fifty-eight years ago the Gloucester City Democrat mayor and council announced on November 4, 1961 the fourth tax cut for residents in five years. We admit we are a little late in handing out praise to these council members. But, we still feel they deserve kudos for being one of the only councils in Gloucester City's 151 year history to accomplish such a fete. Gloucester City was founded in 1627 and incorporated in 1868. We long for... Read more →


Four Remaining Sailors Rescued

BRUNSWICK, GA, UNITED STATES U.S. Coast Guard District 7 PADET Jacksonville Coast Guard and salvage crews extracted the remaining four Golden Ray crew members Sept. 9, 2019, in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, Georgia. The crew members were transported by a Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew to Glenn County EMS for further medical evaluation. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Station Brunswick) BRUNSWICK, Ga. — Coast Guard and salvage crews extracted the remaining four Golden Ray crew members Monday in... Read more →


Lucille Gray of Glassboro, age 92

On August 20, 2019, Age 92 Of Glassboro, Formerly of Clayton. (nee Collins) Loving and devoted wife of the late Clifford Gray. Survived by many devoted and loving caregivers. Lucille was born in Philadelphia, PA and worked for many years at Gimbel’s as a sales clerk in the toy department. She was a longtime resident of Clayton and recently resided in Glassboro. Lucille’s viewing will be Wednesday, September 11 from 3 to 4 PM and on Thursday, September 12 from 10 to 11 AM at... Read more →


Rowan Sports: Men's Cross Country Wins Philadelphia Metro Championships

09/07/2019 | Men's Cross Country Team Scores (PDF) Results (PDF) Gloucestercitynews.net--PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Rowan University men's cross country team won the Philadelphia Metro Championships. The race was held at Belmont Plateau. The Profs finished with 20 points among 13 schools. Kevin Lauer (so. Mount Laurel, NJ/Lenape Valley Reg.) ran 27:33.8 over the 8K course to capture the individual title. Jake Caruso (sr. Berlin, NJ/Eastern Reg.) followed in second place with a time of 27:41.4. Jeff Stewart (so. Jackson, NJ/Jackson Mem.) came in fifth (27:54.1)... Read more →


Menendez Bill Would Require CO Detectors in Federally -Subsidized Housing

Gloucestercitynews.net--NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, ranking member of the Senate’s housing subcommittee, visited the N.J. Poison Control Center at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJPIES) in Newark today to outline bipartisan legislation to protect families living in public and rural housing from the “silent killer” by requiring carbon monoxide (CO) detectors be installed in federally subsidized residences. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), CO poisoning is a leading cause of unintentional poisoning deaths in the United States. On average,... Read more →


NJ IS FACING A $1.2B PUBLIC-WORKER PENSION CRISIS

Samantha Marcus has managed to make a complex thing really clear. The pension fund that covers our state's public employees — 800,000 current and retired workers — is a "ticking time bomb," she says. Here's how we got here: In 2017, then-late-term Gov. Chris Christie cut what the state was expected to contribute (via the pension fund) by about a half a percent (.65 percent). The issue: he expected local governments to raise funds to make up the difference. When Gov. Phil Murphy took office,... Read more →


Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Aug. 26 - Sept. 1

Reminder for the week: Public urged to report violations of hunting and wildlife regulations using a variety of reporting options DOVER (Sept. 6, 2019) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Aug. 26 - Sept. 1 made 3,629 contacts with hunters, anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 50 citations. Officers responded to 132... Read more →


CNBNEWS 2013 ARCHIVES: Heavy Rains Cause Flooding of Route 130 in Gloucester City

Route 130 north under the Route 42 underpass photos CNBNEWS.NET Gloucestercitynews.net--GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (July 29, 2013)--Employees from the New Jersey Department of Transportation were still working on clearing the water and debris off of Route 130 north under the Route 42 underpass at 12 noon today (July 29, 2013). On Sunday seven inches of rain fell on Gloucester City in just three hours. The driver of the truck seen in distant had to abandon his vehicle Sunday because the water was too deep. The DOT... Read more →


Garoppo's Feed & Pet Supply Celebrates 2019 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days

Gloucestercitynews.net--Newfield, NJ – Garoppo's Feed & Pet Supply, a Purina® Certified Expert Dealer, is announcing their 2019 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days, a customer appreciation event. Their event celebrates 18 years of serving tri-county area. Purina® is also celebrating with their 125th anniversary. Stop by Garoppo's Feed & Pet Supply located at 1200 Harding Highway in Newfield, NJ on September 14. As part of their event they will have specials on Purina® Products, storewide discounts, door prizes, basket raffles, hotdogs, popcorn, pretzels, water, soda, donuts, & coffee!... Read more →


Christine McKenna Memorial Golf Outing

Gloucestercitynews.net--(GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)--The 2nd Annual Christine McKenna Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Ed Oliver Golf Club in Wilmington, DE. Chris, a devoted and beloved member of the Gloucester Catholic family for 12 years, passed away in 2018 following a tough battle with breast cancer. Proceeds from the tournament benefit incoming Gloucester Catholic students. Beer and soda is included for golfers during play and a driving range is available during registration. A lunch/banquet will be held around 3 pm... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Phone it In

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor Every time a new cell phone hits the market, emergency rooms become more crowded. You may think this is a coincidence but the two are directly related. New phones take time to understand—even the slightest upgrade can cause emotions to run high. Until the owner becomes accustomed to the new bells and whistles he or she is plunged into a vast, dark hole filled with new apps, missing contacts, and spam. For those of you that have never owned a cell phone,... Read more →


*Master Gardeners of Camden County are offering soil pH testing

HADDON HEIGHTS, NJ --Master Gardeners of Camden County are offering soil pH testing for just $1 at the Haddon Heights Farmers Market on Sunday, September 15 – 8:00am-12:30pm. Soil pH can affect plant growth. It can affect how green your lawn is, or how much your flowers and vegetables produce. Participants must bring a small bag of soil from their garden for testing. No registration required. gloucestercitynews.net Read more →


Video: The Four Families Who Control California

Gloucestercitynews.net--One of our subscribers submitted the NewsWar video below for publication. Alex Jones, the owner of NewsWars, is the producer of the video. Mainstream sources have described Jones as a conservative, far right, and a conspiracy theorist. Jones has described himself as a libertarian and a paleoconservative. He indicated his support for Donald Trump during the presidential campaign in 2016 also denouncing Trump's rival Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. ~ source Wikipedia Read more →


NJ Residents Welcomed to Loyola University Maryland

BALTIMORE, MD (09/06/2019)-- As first-year students embark on their college experience, they will all take part in Loyola's living learning program, Messina. The common text for Messina is Heartland, by Sarah Smarsh. The book, an eye-opening memoir of working-class poverty in America that "will deepen our understanding of the ways in which class shapes our country." Sarah Binder of Marlton Meredythe Bond of Voorhees Victoria Buck of Mantua Jessica Clancy of Marlton Jaia Culmer of Cherry Hill Catherine Delguidice of Linwood Luke DiBlasio of Delran... Read more →


A Preview of Gloucester Catholic & Gloucester High 2019 Gridiron Teams

By Josh Lashley | CNBNews Sports Gloucestercitynews.net--(GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)-- The time of year that everyone from the athletes themselves to fans and coaches not only look forward to but, prepare diligently for has arrived-it’s football season. A pair of local teams, Gloucester City High School and Gloucester Catholic High School have done their due diligence during those tough pre-season practices, workouts and scrimmages. Now it’s time to get the best possible results where it counts the most-on the field. Let’s take a closer look at... Read more →