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November 17, 2019

Alleged White Supremacist from Brooklawn Charged with Wanting to Kill Blacks, Jews, and Gays

UPDATED: Brooklawn Police Chief Shamus Ellis was asked if his department had any problems with Tobin recently. "This was an FBI Investigation so as instructed, I will need to refer you to the FBI Philadelphia Field Office. Prior to this investigation, I don't believe we have had any negative encounters with Tobin. As for whether he was a fireman I do not know his exact status with the Fire Department." William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Nov. 17, 2019)—White supremacist Richard Tobin,... Read more →

Attention: Gloucester Catholic Alumni

Dear Gloucester Catholic Alumni: My name is Rob Langi, class of 2002 and I will be editing future editions of Ramblings for the Gloucester Catholic community. Here are some of the different categories of News we hope to highlight and publish: Alumni Milestones RAM Tough: Stories of perseverance, resilience and strength RAM Nation: Spotlight our Rams across our great nation as well as any Rams living or studying abroad College Corner: Featuring our most recent Rams alumni who are currently college students RAMS serving in... Read more →

Father And Son Sentenced In Fraudulent Short Sale Scheme To Defraud Mortgage Lenders And Tax Evasion

NEWARK, N.J. – A father and son from Bergen County, New Jersey, were sentenced today to 27 months in prison and eight months of home detention, respectively, for their roles in a scheme to use straw buyers and short sales Gloucester City News blog files on properties to defraud mortgage lenders out of hundreds of thousands of dollars and to avoid paying taxes on the proceeds of the scheme, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. George Bussanich Sr., 60, of Park Ridge, New Jersey, was sentenced... Read more →

Financial Advisor Admits to Engaging in Ponzi Scheme to Cheat Elderly Investors

TRENTON, N.J. – A Somerset County, New Jersey man, today admitted to engaging in a Ponzi scheme targeting elderly investors and to subscribing to a false tax return, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Daniel Rivera, 60, of Hillsborough, New Jersey, a former financial advisor, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton federal court to a superseding information charging him with one count of wire fraud and one count of aiding and abetting in the false subscribing to a tax return. According... Read more →

What Does a Meal Look Like to You?

Food Bank of South Jersey CEO Fred Wasiak talks food insecurity in South Jersey What does a meal look like to you? This was the question posed by Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) CEO Fred Wasiak as he spoke to attentive members of the Camden County Regional Chamber of Commerce during the organization’s November Membership Luncheon in Cherry Hill, NJ. The question, so simple…drove home to its audience the message that not every individual, family, child or senior living in South Jersey today experiences... Read more →

Media to help people Discover Catholic Schools

November 2019 Science teacher Patty Barse was asked to talk about how she is able to do more with her middle school students. Here she is with some of her eighth graders, getting ready for their video shoot in the STREAM lab at Saint Mary’s, East Vineland. Photo by Mary Beth Peabody The National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) has proclaimed the week of Nov. 17-23 as Discover Catholic Schools Week — a nationwide opportunity for prospective families, donors and other partners to learn more about... Read more →

Philadelphia CBP Seizes more than $500K in Counterfeit Sports Championship Rings

Including Patriots Super Bowl Rings... PHILADELPHIA – On the eve of a potentially season-defining game for the hometown Philadelphia Eagles against the reigning Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nine counterfeit Patriots Super Bowl rings and two other counterfeit championship rings November 7 that were destined to, of all places, a local address. Counterfeit New England Patriots Super Bowl ring. If authentic, the Patriots rings and single Houston Astros and New York Yankees World Series rings would... Read more →

Linking spirituality and masculinity

November 2019 Kevin Reilly, a former Special Teams captain for the Philadelphia Eagles, speaks at the Man Up South Jersey Men’s Spirituality Conference, held Nov. 9 at Paul VI High School, Haddonfield. Photo by Mary McCusker HADDONFIELD — Closing in on hour one of the Man Up South Jersey Men’s Spirituality Conference, Alex Diagosta had gotten his money’s worth. The man from Our Lady of Peace Parish, Williamstown, had just heard the inspiring life story of Kevin Reilly, a former Special Teams captain for the... Read more →

New York State Police pursuit on the State Thruway ends in New Jersey

CATSKILL, NJ--On November 14, 2019, at approximately 9 p.m. Troopers from the Catskill barracks responded to assist Catskill Police Department with a larceny complaint. Two males fled Wal-Mart in a U-Haul van with items they stole. Troopers observed the vehicle leaving the village of Catskill on State Route 9W. The vehicle made its way to the thruway and began heading 87 south on the New York State Thruway. The U-Haul truck appeared to comply and stopped on the Thruway in the town of Saugerties. The... Read more →

$5 Million Available for Workforce Program Linking Pennsylvania Teachers with Local Employers

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that $5 million in grants is available to enable teachers to visit local employers and learn the skills and industry trends that will enhance their classroom instruction, student learning, and career readiness. The investment achieves the governor’s budget goal of nearly doubling funding for the Teacher in the Workplace (TIW) program this year. “The Teacher in the Workplace program lets teachers spend time at local employers to learn about the evolving skills students will need to compete... Read more →


Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 6 No. 22 (November 17, 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 →

Williams’ career-high 32 points lift undefeated Rutgers-Camden

LANGHORNE, Penn. (Nov. 16, 2019) – Senior captain Fatimah Williams scored the first five points of thegame on her way to a career-high 32 points and the Rutgers University-Camden women’s basketball team never trailed as it completed a two-day tournament sweep with a 69-48 victory over the host team at the Cairn Invitational Tip-Off Mixer here Saturday. Rutgers-Camden improved to 3-0 and was the lone undefeated team at the two-day Cairn event, which also included visitors Geneva College and Penn State-Lehigh Valley. In the day’s... Read more →

Rutgers-Camden cross country ends season at NCAA Atlantic Regionals

CANTON, N.Y. (November 16, 2019) – The Rutgers University-Camden men’s cross country team finished 39th of 42complete teams and the Scarlet Raptor women’s squad ran three athletes as the program closed its season here Saturday on a cold day at the NCAA Division III Atlantic Regional Cross Country Championships. The event, hosted by St. Lawrence University, featured 42 races in the men’s 8K race, which was won by SUNY-Geneseo (30 points), which finished 27 points ahead of second-place RPI. Rutgers-Camden finished 39th with 1,241 points.... Read more →