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October 2019

Lower Township Police Establish a Safe Exchange Zone for Online Commerce Transactions

LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ--Effective October 25, 2019, The Lower Township Police Department has established a “Safe Exchange Zone” in the front police parking lot of the Public Safety Building in the Airport Complex, located at 1389 Langley Road, Erma, NJ 08204. There are 2 parking spots in the front police parking lot, which is in front of the visitor lot. The parking spots have posted signs and are painted yellow. The marked area is video recorded by state of the art security cameras. It should be noted that personnel are not in the police station at all times, thus it is... Read more →


Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 6 No. 19 (October 27, 2019) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe, age 18. Dave has been drawing since he was 5 years old, he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist at the age of 8. He’s been distributing his comics in school since 3rd grade. (click image to enlarge) Read more →

Free Senior and Disabled Legal Workshops

VOORHEES TOWNSHIP NJ--The Camden County Board of Freeholders, the Department of Health and Human Services – Division of Senior & Disabled Services and the Surrogate’s Office announce free legal workshops for senior and disabled residents of Camden County. Those attending this workshop receive, at no cost, a last will and testament, an advance directive for health care (living will) and power of attorney (poa). Participants are required to be Camden County residents aged 60 and over. Disabled citizens must be aged 18 and over and residents of Camden County. Workshops are limited to 35 participants per session and pre-registration is... Read more →

VIDEO: Camden City Activists Call for George Norcross to Resign from Cooper Board

SOURCE (Anonymous Tip) : InsiderNJ.com CAMDEN CITY, NJ – Progressive activists led by Working Families Executive Director Sue Altman and local leader Amir Khan on October 10, 2019 called for the resignation from the Coooper Hospital Board of Trustees of George Norcross III. Standing in front of the Sheridan Pavilion at 3 Cooper Plaza, Khan cited a ProPublica story about the so-called L3 deal and ongoing investigations by the FBI and AG’s Office into a corporate tax incentive program, which benefited Cooper and business interests close to Norcross. read more Read more →

Stratford Bank Robbed; Can You ID Suspect?

STRATFORD, NJ (October 26, 2019)---The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and the Stratford Borough Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who robbed a bank on Saturday, October 26, 2019. The suspect entered the TD bank located at 55 White Horse Pike in Stratford at approximately 3:32 p.m. The man entered the bank and handed a demanded note to a teller. The suspect received an undisclosed amount of cash then fled the scene on foot. No weapons were reported, and no one was injured. The suspect, shown below, was described as a white male who stood between... Read more →

John Psota, 34, of Ventnor Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault of 2 Boys

MAYS LANDING- John Psota, 34, pleaded guilty before Presiding Judge Bernard DeLury on Thursday, October 24, 2019, to two counts of second degree Sexual Assault by Sexual Contact, announced Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner. John Psota Psota pleaded guilty to the charges that are connected to at least one incident in Ventnor City that occurred during the summer of 2016 that involved a six year-old boy and a seven year-old boy. Psota was arrested, charged and detained in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on February 21, 2018. Psota is scheduled to be sentenced on December 5, 2019, pending a... Read more →


A Fall Festival will also take place throughout the property until November 3 EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (October 25, 2019) – Friday marked the official opening of American Dream in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Nickelodeon Universe, the largest indoor theme park in the Western Hemisphere, and The Rink – an NHL-size ice skating and hockey facility, opened to guests, marking the first chapter in the revolutionary destination’s opening. Don Ghermezian, CEO of American Dream and President of Triple Five, and Ken Downing, Chief Creative Officer of Triple Five greeted guests as they descended the stairs into Nickelodeon Universe. They were joined... Read more →

NJ Senator Menendez Statement and Video in Observance of Diwali

Releases video from Congressional Delegation in India to wish New Jersey’s Indian-American Community a Happy Diwali NEWARK – Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement regarding the celebration of Diwali: “I join the millions of Hindus, Jains, and Sikhs in New Jersey and around the world who are celebrating Diwali, the Festival of Lights. During my recent trip to India, I had the pleasure of taking an extensive tour of the Akshardham Temple in Delhi, which was a testament to the devotion of the BAPS community and a reminder of the... Read more →

Lillian Watson Straub, (GHS Class of 1960) Inducted Into Camden County Sports Hall of Fame

Lillian Watson Straub, formerly of Gloucester City, was inducted into the Camden Lillian Watson Straub with trophy (photo by Doris Cann) County Sports Hall Fame, on October 24, 2019. Starting at Gloucester City High School, (GHS Alumnus Class of 1960) Lillian Watson Straub played field hockey for 43 years. She worked on many committees for field hockey including the committee to divide New Atlantic into two divisions, which led to the creation of the Mid Atlantic Section. She was also instrumental in having women’s hockey added as an Olympic Sport. Read more →

Marcelo Rizzo, 38, Receives 10 Year Sentence for Drunk Driving Crash that Killed 9-Year-Old Daughter

Marcelo Rizzo BURLINGTON CITY, NJ (Oct. 24, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that an Elizabeth man was sentenced today to 10 years in New Jersey state prison for driving impaired and causing the death of his daughter during a crash on Interstate 295 in Mount Laurel late last year. The sentence was handed down in Superior Court by the Hon. Gerard H. Breland, J.S.C. Marcelo Rizzo, 38, pled guilty in August to one count of Vehicular Homicide (Second Degree), one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Second Degree), and Driving While Intoxicated. The investigation began on November... Read more →


Archbishop Charles J. Chaput Archdiocese of Philadelphia Philadelphia’s plan to create a safe (illicit) drug injection site, which received legal clearance from a federal court earlier this month, is saddening – but not surprising. The proposed facility is simply the latest dose of despair offered by a confused and suffering culture; a culture that refuses to understand the true nature of both addiction and those who suffer from it. Supporters claim such sites offer a humane response to the agony of those trapped in substance abuse. A sheltered location that provides clean needles and Narcan (a nasal spray to counteract... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: Structured Feeding

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor Dogs love to eat! But when you feed them is almost as important as what you feed them. Structured feeding means that you have a set time to feed Fido. In addition, you have a definite idea about what type of food should be served at that time. A good example of this reasoning is to feed your dog a cup or so of good quality, dry dog food in the morning and a half-cup with some cooked chicken or canned dog food at supper time, including dog biscuits as treats during the day. When you choose... Read more →

'More parents want charters': Pennsylvania senators grapple with school reform proposals

By Dave Fidlin | The Center Square With possible reforms on the way, a Pennsylvania Senate panel is hearing testimony from a number of speakers working in the charter and public school arena. The Senate Education Committee this week took testimony from more than a dozen educators during a three-hour hearing on the status of charter schools across Pennsylvania. The hearing comes as Pennsylvania legislators are considering changes to the state’s laws related to charter school requirements. House Bill 355, authored by state Rep. Mike Reese, R-Mount Pleasant, is a piece of legislation that would place stricter requirements on advertising,... Read more →


U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Stratton crew member is vital during United Nations Security Council Resolution enforcement mission Photos and feature by Petty Officer 1st Class Nate Littlejohn When Haoer Zheng enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard in 2018, she never envisioned that her Mandarin Chinese speaking skills would have international impact. But just months after graduating boot camp, the fireman was playing a key role aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752) on a mission in the Yellow Sea enforcing United Nations Security Council Resolutions against illicit ship-to-ship transfers that violate sanctions against Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK),... Read more →

New Coast Guard Cutter & Crew Call Cape May Home

CAPE MAY NJ--A Coast Guard hero, Master Chief Petty Officer Angela M. McShan, is the namesake of the newest Coast Guard cutter which is scheduled to be commissioned today, Oct. 26. Cape May will be the home port of the Coast Guard’s 35th 154-foot Fast Response Cutter (FRC), appropriately named for the legacy that Angela left behind for her shipmates, the service, and the country. The cutter will be commissioned with the help of Angela’s seven brothers and sisters: Reginal E. McShan, Marilyn M. Williams (Angela’s eldest sister and the ship’s Sponsor), Alan K. McShan, Rhonda M. Gilliard, Timothy McShan,... Read more →

Secaucus Scrap Metal Owner Sentenced for Conspiracy to Defraud Customers

NEWARK, N.J. – The minority owner of Cinelli Iron & Metal Co. (CIMCO) was sentenced today to 33 months in prison for operating a 17-year conspiracy that defrauded customers out of millions of dollars, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Craig Cinelli, 49, of Allendale, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton to Count One of an indictment that charged him with conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Judge Wigenton imposed the sentence today in Newark federal court. David Barteck, 53, of Wood Ridge, New Jersey, the former chief financial officer of CIMCO, and Michael A. Valenti... Read more →

White Mass for Healthcare professionals and Saint Luke Awards

The four recipients of the Saint Luke Award presented at the 20th annual White Mass and reception for Healthcare Workers are, from left, Robert A. Leonetti, DMD; Father Robert B. Matysik; Lisa Papp, RN, APN-C; and Stanley J. Czarnecki, MD. Sponsored by VITALity Healthcare Services and the Catholic Medical Association, Southern New Jersey Guild, the event was celebrated Oct. 20 at Saint Luke Church (Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish), Stratford. (Photo by Alan Dumoff) The 20th annual White Mass and Saint Luke Awards Reception took place this past Sunday, Oct. 20, at Saint Luke Church, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish... Read more →

Gloucester City High School 2019 Homecoming

The Annual Homecoming at GHS was held last night on the John Lynch Field. This year it celebrated the Alumni, with a tailgate party provided by the Holy City Publick House and a tour of the facility which many had walked through. This year GHS presented its ROTC Color Guard before the start of the game. At Halftime of the game, the Homecoming Queen of 2019 Senior Vanessa Pino. Junior Princess - 2019 Gracie Fenton Sophmore Princess - 2019 Cellia Mendez Freshman Princess - 2019 Emma Vinci Photo provided courtesy of Bruce Darrow www.DarrowPhotos.com Queen Vanessa Pino Related: Gloucester High... Read more →

EPA awards $300K to Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority for Brownfields Assessment

PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 24, 2019) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a $300,000 Brownfields Assessment grant to Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority. The grant will support revitalization for priority Brownfields sites across the City, including those that may be in Opportunity Zones. “We are proud that this grant will enable more properties to be transformed like this site – formerly the General John Reynolds School – soon becoming a community asset providing housing for veterans.” said Cosmo Servidio, EPA’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator. “This redevelopment is a perfect example of what can be accomplished when public-private partnerships and communities work together.” EPA... Read more →

Animal Alliance of Camden County

The Animal Alliance of Camden County was formed in 2011 by five local animal welfare organizations and the Camden County Board of Freeholders, who decided to coordinate their efforts to better serve the pets and residents of the county. Peyton Gloucester City News blog files Current members include the Animal Adoption Center, Animal Welfare Association, Camden County Animal Shelter, Voorhees Animal Orphanage, and Independent Animal Control. Member organizations work together to improve the well-being of companion animals and their owners in the community, including joint efforts such as adoption events, spay/neuter partnerships, and transporting animals in need to reduce populations.... Read more →

Dylan Elliott of Sicklerville Named to Kutztown U Basketball Team

KUTZTOWN, PA (10/25/2019)-- The Kutztown University men's basketball team was picked fifth in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Preseason Coaches' Poll, released by the league office Thursday afternoon. KU will have 16 players on its 2019-2020 roster, including Dylan Elliott of Sicklerville, NJ (08081). The Golden Bears finished last season 16-14 overall, the fifth straight season of at least 16 wins and sixth consecutive season it made the postseason. They have won at least one postseason game each of the last five seasons, advancing to at least the PSAC Quarterfinals each of those seasons. Head coach Bernie... Read more →

2020 Camden County Freedom Medal

The Camden County Board of Freeholders is now accepting nominations for the Camden County Freedom Medal. The medal will be awarded to citizens of Camden County for contributing to the betterment of their community through their unselfish dedication of time and talent, beyond their normal professional activities, in the continuation of Martin Luther King Jr’s dream to create a more just and loving community. Please take the time to nominate a friend, neighbor, or just someone you know who embodies the dream and action of Martin Luther King Jr. The Review Committee will determine the 2020 award recipients who will... Read more →

Virtua Health Cardiac Team First in Region to Perform New Valve Procedure

Technique prevents fatal obstruction during heart valve replacement, expands hospital’s life-saving use of TAVR October 24, 2019 — The Structural Heart team at Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital the first in the area to successfully perform a new technique designed to prevent potentially fatal artery obstruction during heart-valve replacement surgery. Joseph Callahan, 75, of Ocean City, underwent a Bioprosthetic Aortic Scallop Intentional Laceration to Prevent Iatrogenic Coronary Artery (BASILICA) obstruction procedure as part of a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) on Oct. 11 in Camden. The procedure employs an electrified guide-wire threaded through a catheter to slice the leaflet... Read more →

ICE announces more Mecklenburg County Criminal Offenders Shielded by Current Non-cooperation Policy

Mecklenburg County, NC---U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) released additional information Thursday on more unlawfully present foreign nationals facing serious criminal offenses in Mecklenburg County, who under the county’s ICE non-cooperation policy would currently be released back into the local community where they would be free to reoffend. These are just the latest examples of unlawfully present aliens charged with serious public safety offenses in Mecklenburg County – yet these latest examples are still currently in local custody. These cases have all been identified by ICE to be illegal aliens subject to an ICE detainer and yet, per current local... Read more →

In Scranton campaign rally, Biden attacks Trump, shares vision to boost middle class

By Dave Lemery | Former Vice President Joe Biden has been widely touted as the leading centrist candidate among the field of Democratic presidential candidates during this election cycle. Whether the policy proposals put forth by Biden during a visit to Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday will be received as centrist by the state’s voters remains to be seen. The longtime senator from Delaware who left Congress to serve as the running mate to Barack Obama in 2008 returned to his roots with the Scranton trip, expounding at length on his family’s ties to the area. He told anecdotes about his... Read more →


The American Dream mega-mall will open today — it's a huge, two-decades-long undertaking. And as Kelly Heyboer and Brent Johnson point out, much of the cost was shouldered by taxpayers: new transit options, public safety, and you guessed it — tax incentives. State Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg is skeptical about whether this investment will be worth it. (NJ.com) NJ SEEKS TO REVOKE LIQUOR LICENSE FROM TRUMP CLUB State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal sent a letter on Oct. 21 to the Trump golf club in Colts Neck. It refers to an August 2015 incident: The club allegedly over-served a patron... Read more →

Obituary | Jason William Stell of Magnolia formerly of Runnemede

January 18, 1977 - October 23, 2019 Jason William Stell, on October 23, 2019, of Magnolia, formerly of Runnemede. Age 42. Beloved father of Alissa Reigel-Stell and Seth Stell. Loving son of Linda Stell (nee McNally) and the late Bryan Stell. Dear brother of Desiree Stell. Fiance’of Kimberly Murphy. Also survived by many other loving family members. Jason was an electrician for Gavin Electric in Philadelphia. There will be a viewing from 2 to 4pm Sunday afternoon at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Service 4pm at the funeral home. Interment private. Family requests in lieu of flowers, donations may be... Read more →

Halloween Parade & Trunk or Treat, Saturday

Advisory The Borough of Lindenwold will be hosting the Annual Halloween Parade & Trunk or Treat Event this Saturday, October 26th. Line-up and registration will be held from 11:00am to 11:45pm at Lindenwold High School parking lot. The parade will begin at 12:00 pm. The parade will leave the High School and travel to the Amphitheater at Lindenwold Park. After the parade their will be a Trunk or Treat Event at Lindenwold Park. Address/Location Lindenwold Police Department 2001 Egg Harbor Rd Lindenwold, NJ 08021 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-784-7566 Read more →

South Jersey Gas Presents Game on Grant to Monroe Township Braves

South Jersey Gas presented the Monroe Township Braves with a $1,000 grant as part of the company’s Game On Grant Program. The Braves are one of 20 grant recipients in the South Jersey Gas service area. To learn more about the Game On Grant Program, visit southjerseygas.com/community. Pictured: Coach Scott Eubanks and Fundraising Director Trish Luke with Braves players. Read more →

$100,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Camden County; $50,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Cumberland County

Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $130,000,000 TRENTON (Oct. 25, 2019) – Two New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Wednesday, Oct. 23 drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. One of those ticket was purchased with Powerplay, multiplying the prize to $100,000. The winning tickets from Wednesday night’s drawing were sold at the following locations: Camden County ($100,000): Pine Hill Convenience Store, 249 Erial Rd., Pine Hill; and Union County ($50,000): Justin Beauty Supply, 249 East Front St., Plainfield. The winning numbers for the Wednesday, Oct. 23 drawing were: 05,... Read more →

Philadelphia Bar Association Chancellor to Testify at Council Hearing

Chancellor Shelli Fedullo will offer testimony supporting legislation that will help low-income tenants facing eviction PHILADELPHIA, PA – Chancellor Shelli Fedullo will give testimony during a Philadelphia City Council hearing on Oct. 29 in support of right to counsel legislation for low-income tenants facing eviction. City Council introduced this legislation in May, which would expand legal representation for low-income tenants facing eviction. Right to counsel legislation for low-income tenants facing eviction has already been passed in San Francisco, New York City, Cleveland, and Newark, N.J. Similar legislation is advancing in Detroit, Los Angeles, Denver, and other cities across the country,... Read more →

Passaic County Man Admits Role In Stealing Employer’s Toothpaste Formulas

NEWARK, N.J. – A former research technician and scientist for a worldwide consumer products company that researched, developed, designed, manufactured, marketed, and sold oral care consumer products today admitted stealing toothpaste formulas from the company, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Muamer Reci, 57, of Haskell, New Jersey, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Claire C. Cecchi to an information charging him with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud. According to documents filed in this case and statements made in court: In August 2012, two individuals established a consumer hygiene and cleaning products company, Reci & Sons, which, in... Read more →

Regional UD Students from New Jersey Participate in Summer Research

NEWARK, DE (10/21/2019)-- This summer, more than 400 UD undergraduate students worked on a range of research projects in disciplines all across the University as well as in the community. The students collaborated with their faculty mentors and, in many cases, with other undergraduates and with graduate students, learning how original research takes place and creating new knowledge themselves. Students from your region who participated are: Kara Anderson of Marlton (08053) Katelyn Anderson of Bordentown (08505) Amy Demeter of Wrightstown (08562) Joe Korn of Laurel Springs (08021) Samantha McGonigle of Cherry Hill (08002) Megan Muench of Cherry Hill (08003) Jessica... Read more →

Jake Davis of Woodbine Named League Performer of the Week Again

TROY, NY (10/22/2019)-- For the third time in the past four weeks, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) student-athlete Jake Davis of Woodbine 08270 and Ocean City High School has been named Liberty League Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week. A junior, Davis came in eighth place out of 410 finishers at the Connecticut College Cross Country Invitational, a meet that included eight nationally-ranked teams, on Saturday. He ran the 8K course at a pace of 5:00.1 and crossed the finish line in 24:52.0, which was only two seconds from seventh place. Davis helped the No. 14 Engineers to third in... Read more →

Vantage RES Helps Friedman LLP to Relocate to South Jersey Location

MARLTON, N.J., Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantage RES represented Friedman LLP with their critical relocation to Four Greentree Centre, 601 Route 73 North, Marlton, NJ. The award-winning accounting, tax, and business consulting firm signed a 12-year lease for 20,985 SF at the Class A office building. Four Greentree Centre is conveniently located within walking distance of various business amenities, including restaurants, hotels, health clubs, and shopping centers. Further, the property is just 15 minutes from Center City Philadelphia and 40 minutes from Princeton, New Jersey. Leor Hemo, Founder and Managing Principal at Vantage RES, Aran Ploshansky, Advisor, and Ken... Read more →

USciences Students from NJ Receive Their Pharmacy White Coats

PHILADELPHIA, PA (10/22/2019)-- More than 110 students in Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at University of the Sciences received their white coats at a ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. The white coat ceremony is an annual rite of passage for students in their first professional year (third year) of USciences' six-year pharmacy program and symbolizes their dedication to the profession of pharmacy and to the care of others. Kanayo Akosa of Westampton (08060) Rebecca Cino of Linwood (08221) Dominique Damerjian of Moorestown (08057) Sean Dipietropolo of Berlin (08009) Chloe Georges of Williamstown (08094) Sarah Harb of Sewell (08080) Ethan Huynh... Read more →

Forex Trading Psychology

Gloucestercitynews.net (Oct. 25, 2019)--Trader’s psychology plays a very big role in their success or failure. It is also the reason of most of the mistakes traders make. We cannot change the way we feel, but what we can change is the way we approach these feelings by studying the psychology of successful Forex traders and then apply it. Today we will look at how we should behave and react to trading situations from the right perspective of Forex trading psychology. Forex Trading Psychology Fear has a strong focus on the options considered by the brain. However, this can distract you... Read more →

Obituary | Ronald N. DiMarco, Sr. of Bellmawr

December 15, 1935 - October 22, 2019 Ronald N. DiMarco, Sr., on October 22, 2019, of Bellmawr; formerly of S. Phila., PA. Age 83. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Loughery) for 63 years. Devoted father of Marybeth DiMarco, Ronald N. DiMarco, Jr. (Marie), and Kenneth C. DiMarco. Loving grandfather of Thomas Weaver and Ronald N. DiMarco III. Preceded in death by his sister Adeline and his brother Alfonso. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Ronald proudly served with the US Army. He retired from the Federal Reserve Bank in Philadelphia after 42years. Ronald was also the President of the... Read more →

Prominent Business Owner and Ex-Board Member of Philadelphia Non-profits Sentenced to 17 ½ Years in Prison

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Gary Frank, 48, of Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd, PA, was sentenced to 210 months’ imprisonment, five years supervised release and ordered to pay $33,702,900 in restitution by United States District Judge Gerald Pappert for executing a massive fraudulent loan scheme, for which he was indicted in March 2018 on charges of wire fraud, bankruptcy fraud, and money laundering, and to which he subsequently pleaded guilty in April 2019. Immediately following the sentencing hearing, the defendant was taken into custody to begin serving his jail sentence. For over a decade, the defendant... Read more →

Lower Township Police Investigate Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

Lower Township - On October 23, 2019 at approximately 1:08 p.m., Lower Township Police responded to a reported motor vehicle crash that had just occurred on Town Bank Road in the North Cape May section of Lower Township. Investigation revealed Elizabeth A. Caulkins, 70, of North Cape May, NJ was driving a red 2013 Ford Focus eastbound on Town Bank Road in the area of Sheriff Taylor Boulevard when she lost control of her vehicle. She crossed the center lane before side swiping an oncoming vehicle, and then struck a utility pole. Ms. Caulkins was treated at the scene for... Read more →

Kevin Carter, 26, Shot and Killed in Sicklerville

SICKLERVILLE, NJ (October 24, 2019)--Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Gloucester Township Police Chief Harry Earle reported a homicide that occurred in the Sicklerville area of Gloucester Township on October 23, 2019. Gloucester City News blog files The Gloucester Township Police Department responded to reports of shots fired on Yorkshire Road in Gloucester Township at approximately 9:50 p.m. Officers located the victim, Kevin Carter, 26, of Gloucester Township, on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Kevin Carter was pronounced deceased at the scene at approximately 10:20 p.m. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing, and there is... Read more →

Camden City Man Admits Role In Drug Trafficking Organization

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – A member of a drug-trafficking organization has admitted his role in distributing significant amounts of illegal drugs in Camden, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. William Carrillo, 44, of Camden, pleaded guilty Oct. 17, 2019, before U.S. District Judge Renee Marie Bumb in Camden federal court to an information charging him with one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute heroin, crack cocaine and cocaine. According to documents filed in this case and statements made in court: An investigation led by the FBI used surveillance tactics, confidential informants, consensual recordings, over 40 controlled... Read more →

What Are Online Freeroll Poker Tournaments?

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 24, 2019)--Poker is a thrilling game that offers up plenty of excitement. While you need a bankroll to play the game there are some cases where you don’t have to spend any money at all. This is where online freeroll poker tournaments come in, giving you the chance to compete against other players for prizes without having to pay for a buy-in. Who knows? You could follow in the footsteps of poker pro-Tom Dwan, who worked his way up to playing in $1 million from starting out at micro-stakes. How Does a Poker Freeroll Work? A freeroll is... Read more →

*FAC Seeks Nominations for 2019 Free Speech & Open Government Award 

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--The First Amendment Coalition is soliciting nominees for the FAC Free Speech & Open Government Award, given each year for performance of exemplary work in the arena of open government. Qualifications for the award are outstanding accomplishment, service or other contributions to “the people’s right to know” about government. The winner, or winners, could be a journalist, blogger, lawyer, news organization (print or digital), software developer or community activist. We wish to recognize an individual or institution whose actions deserve public honor and emulation for their advancement of government transparency. Areas vital in the struggle for open government are access... Read more →

Pro Tips for Choosing the Best Real Money Slots Casino

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 24, 2019)--The world of online casinos can be a confusing and frustrating place when gambling operators continuously employ a load of marketing tactics in order to get your money and entice you to play on their platform. Finding the best real money slots casino and beating them at their own game is every gambler’s dream. But here comes the struggle. Despite the fact that every slots casino differs in color, size and popularity, the strategy is pretty much the same. So how do you choose a slots casino with the highest payback and the biggest chances to win?... Read more →

Piping Plover Nesting Season Successful in Delaware

Updates on other beach nesting birds LEWES (Oct. 24, 2019) – The data is in, and DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is reporting another successful nesting season for piping plovers in Delaware. For the second year in a row, Delaware established its all-time high number of recorded nesting piping plover pairs, with 19 pairs producing 52 fledglings. Last year, Delaware had 16 pairs producing 36 fledglings. In 2019, four pairs of piping plovers nested at the Point at Cape Henlopen State Park, with 15 pairs nesting at Fowler Beach at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, a relatively new nesting... Read more →

Learn How NFL Betting Works and Ways to Win Big

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 24, 2019)--American football is one of the biggest sports on the planet and is quickly becoming a lucrative betting option for punters around the world. The sport is fast-paced and full adrenaline for fans and each season is capped off with the unique Super Bowl. That event is one of the most betted on sporting occasions of the year, but how can punters understand the different betting markets that are involved with the sport? No sport can claim to have as many betting selections available to punters as the NFL, and sometimes punters can feel overwhelmed when they... Read more →

Camden County Celebrates 175th Reorganization

Camden County is the first and only county in the state to have an Office and Director of Sustainability. The county’s Office of Sustainability manages a number of greenhouses on the Lakeland Campus in Gloucester Township.They grow approximately 15,000 plants for the Camden County parks, saving the county $10,000 annually. The Camden County branch of the Rutgers Master Gardeners program supplies the expertise and volunteer labor to care for the plants while they’re growing in the greenhouses.\c Having a sound sustainability program provides a roadmap to conserving resources, promoting innovation and saving money. In addition, as the possibility of having... Read more →

Camden County Early Voting Center

You now have another option to cast your ballot before Election Day by visiting Camden County’s Early Voting Center, in the Elections and Archive Center. At the Early Voting Center, voters will be issued a ballot, allowed to vote it and have it accepted all in the same visit. Near Camden County College and the Gloucester Premium Outlets in Gloucester Township, the Camden County Elections and Archive building is conveniently located off exit 7B of Route 42 The Camden County Early Voting Center is open Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM and there will be EXTENDED HOURS... Read more →

Harrisburg Man Headed to Prison for Carjacking Senior Citizen at Knifepoint in Lancaster, PA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Suudimon Washington, 33, of Harrisburg, PA, was sentenced to 100 months’ incarceration, three years’ supervised release, and ordered to pay a $2,000 fine and $200 restitution by United States District Judge Edward G. Smith for a violent carjacking in Lancaster on October 12, 2018. The defendant approached an 85-year-old man in Lancaster City, brandished a knife and demanded the victim’s keys. Washington then ordered the victim to open the door to the car and climb into the passenger seat. After he drove the victim for several miles through the Lancaster... Read more →