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January 8, 2020

TIPS AND SNIPPETS: Thief Strikes Local Car Dealerships; LGBTQ Curriculum Arrives at 12 Schools

UPDATED: Lt. Steve Burkhardt, spokesman for the Gloucester City Police Department, said "Both cases are still under investigation and no charges have been signed at this time." by CNBNewsnet TRUCK THIEF BUSY IN GLOUCESTER CITY—A brazen pickup truck thief that struck two different car dealerships in Gloucester City was the focus of a recent Fox29 report. One of the thefts occurred January 2, 2020 after 7PM at CW Clarke's Auto, located on US Route 130 south near the Gloucester City/Brooklawn border and the other was... Read more →


Bill Raroha, Vietnam War Army Veteran; Building Contractor; Audubon High Alum; Outdoorsman

The funny thing about the heart is a soft heart is a strong heart. Bill was a “sweet” heart. William G. Raroha was poignant, sensitive and thoughtful. He was just a big kid who loved spending time outdoors fishing and hunting. On Wednesday January 1st, 2020 we all started something new. After 74 years, Bill had finished his life’s chores and headed out to sea. Along with his fishin’ pole he headed out to the ole fishin’ hole where every day is fishing for him.... Read more →


Anna Green of Gloucester City, age 78

Gloucester City – On January 6, 2020. Age 78. (nee DiCresenzo). Loving and devoted wife of 43 years to Walter E. Green. Loving mother of David E. Green. Beloved sister of Julio DiCresenzo (Joan), Mary Weigner, Frances Shone, Emma Malin (Elwood) and JoAnne Piontkowski (Robert). Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Monday morning, January 13th, from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City, where her Mass of Christian... Read more →


Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti, Commissioner, State of NJ-DOT Elected IBTTA Second Vice-President

WASHINGTON, DC – The International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) is pleased to announce that Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti, Commissioner, State of New Jersey Department of Transportation, will serve as the association’s Second Vice-President. IBTTA is the worldwide association for the owners and operators of toll facilities and the businesses that serve tolling. Gutierrez-Scaccetti was elected Second Vice-President by the membership during IBTTA’s 87th Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Nova Scotia, Canada, this past September. The meeting brought together more than 800 transportation leaders from 23... Read more →


H. Mike Reed, of Gloucester City, age 66

Home is where your treasure is. There, your heart is also. Harry “Mike” Reed spent his entire life in Gloucester City, in fact… the same house. From home he emphatically cheered on the Ohio State Buckeyes, The Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles. A single thread is weak but many threads woven together make a strong fabric. Over the years Mike had fought hard. Pain is like a heavy stone. It’s just too much to carry alone. The strength woven into the tapestry of his family allowed... Read more →


The Garden State Outdoor Sports Show

EDISON, NJ--The Garden State Outdoor Sports Show welcomes the return of the tackle time pavilion, expanded hunting & fishing pavilion and the always popular N.J.D.E.P. deer classic. This year’s show will continue Outdoor Sports Groups pledge to provide a forum for the entire family and the next generation of the outdoor enthusiasts. Kick the 37th Anniversary Show off with Pro Staff Fishing Demonstration on the world famous Hawg Trough, 5000 Gallon Aquarium, Check out the latest in boats, outboards, RVs, powersports,fishing tackle,and hunting gear all... Read more →


STUDY: Lifelong Female Exercisers Benefit from Better Muscle Function

Newswise — Rockville, Md. (January 7, 2020)—Exercising throughout a woman’s life may help preserve muscle power during the aging process, according to recent research. The study, the first to examine the effects of lifelong aerobic exercise on a woman’s muscles as she ages, is published in the Journal of Applied Physiology and was chosen as an APSselect article for January. Cultural shifts in the past 50 years surrounding the inclusion of women in professional and elite athletics have led to more women being physically active... Read more →


Home Country: The Philosophy Counter

Slim Randles | CNBNews.net (Gloucestercitynews.net)(January 8, 20120)--It happened when two unfamiliar truck drivers came in the Mule Barn and took seats at the Round Table. Not that we wouldn’t have invited them to sit down, if they’d asked. Hey, we’re friendly guys. Usually we’re at the counter … you know … the Philosophy Counter. But this morning, due to nasty weather, the numbers of the world dilemma think tank experienced some overflow. But there were still two seats left at the Round Table until those... Read more →


Philadelphia CBP Agriculture K9 Detects Prohibited Animal Products from Albania

Release Date: January 6, 2020 PHILADELPHIA – A Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture detector dog led to the seizure of nearly 14 pounds of prohibited food products at Philadelphia International Airport December 19. CBP agriculture specialists discovered this unknown animal in a traveler's baggage. CBP agriculture detector K9 Potter alerted to the baggage of two travelers who arrived on a flight from Albania. During a secondary examination, CBP agriculture specialists discovered 6.2 kilograms of raw unknown meat, pork hot dogs and raw ruminant tripe,... Read more →


Concealed Ammo Seized in Wilmington, Delaware by USA Authorities

January 6, 2020 WILMINGTON, Delaware – A joint U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Sector Delaware Bay inspection discovered nearly 400 rounds of ammunition December 30 at the Port of Wilmington, Del., that was concealed inside a paint can in household goods destined to Honduras. CBP and USCG discovered the ammo concealed inside a paint can. CBP officers used a mobile x-ray to scan a pallet of nine five-gallon paint cans and detected an anomaly in one can. Officers opened... Read more →


Pick-6 Rises to $5.9 Million for Jan. 9 Drawing

TRENTON (Jan. 7, 2020) – The Pick-6 drawing on January 6 produced 12winners of $2,305 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. One of those tickets was purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $9,220. The $5.9 million drawing will be held Thursday, January 9, 2020. The winning numbers for the Monday, January 6, drawing were: 02, 07, 26, 31, 43 and 45. The XTRA Multiplier was: 04. By adding XTRA for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their... Read more →


NJ SIERRA CLUB: Bomb Train Safety Bill Released from Assembly Committee Today

Monday, the Assembly Appropriations Committee released A3783 (Eustace). The bill requires owners or operators of certain trains to have discharge response, cleanup, and contingency plans to transport certain hazardous materials by rail; requires NJ DOT to request bridge inspection reports from US DOT. “We need this legislation and we need it now. New Jersey is already seeing hundreds of shipments of explosive fossil fuels, whether it is bomb trains carrying Bakken crude oil or LNG, and we could be seeing more in the future. PHMSA... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Local residents graduate from Clemson University CLEMSON, SC (01/06/2020)-- Local students graduated from Clemson University at the 2019 fall semester ceremony. They are: Kayla M. Farquhar of Audubon, who graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing . Abigail L. Griswold of Tabernacle, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education . Daniel E. Keslar of Wall Township, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering . Seth Jacob Weinberg of Voorhees, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science... Read more →


NRA-ILA: Crime in Virginia is Falling – Governor Focuses on Making You a Felon

MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2020 SUPPORT NRA-ILA Disgraced Governor Ralph Northam and his anti-gun allies in the newly elected legislature have made it clear they are hell-bent on enacting gun control. They want to take your guns and they want taxpayers to fund it. They’ve seen the same research that has shown that gun control doesn’t work. Violent crime in Virginia fell for the second consecutive year, and the Commonwealth has the fourth lowest violent crime rate in the nation – also for the second consecutive... Read more →


Evidence Linking ‘Vaping’ to Increased Odds Of Asthma And COPD

Newswise — Using data from a large federal government telephone survey of adults, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers report evidence that inhaling heated tobacco vapor through e-cigarettes was linked to increased odds of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), conditions long demonstrated to be caused by smoking traditional, combustible cigarettes. The data, the researchers say, also suggest that odds of developing COPD may be as much as six times greater when people report they both vape and smoke tobacco regularly, compared with those who don’t... Read more →


How to Get a Car Loan When You Have Bad Credit Score

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(January 8, 2020)--The credit scorecard plays an important role in getting a loan for the car. Unfortunately, bad credit score makes the process difficult for the borrower in terms of getting a favorable loan amount, monthly payments, and average interest rates. If you have got your heart set on purchasing the dream car, then you probably need to contact a reliable lender for receiving auto loans. Your lender will guarantee the best auto financing deal regardless of your credit history. Read this article for more... Read more →


TWO NEW DETECTIVES JOINED THE CAMDEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE

CAMDEN CITY NJ--On January 6, 2020, Andrew Austin and Kevin Long were sworn in as Special State Investigators/Acting Camden County Detectives for the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office. Detective Andrew Austin began his law enforcement career as a Police Officer with the New Castle County Police Department in Delaware before joining the Camden County Sheriff’s Department in 2015. Detective Kevin Long began his law enforcement career with the Camden County Police Department – Metro Division before later joining the Evesham Township Police Department in 2016. Photographed... Read more →