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January 28, 2020

Robert A. Karpinski of Mantua, formerly of Gloucester City; Woodbury HS Teacher, GHS Alumus

On January 26, 2020. Age 64. Of Mantua Twp. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving and devoted husband of 37 years to Susan A. Karpinski (née Ambarian). Beloved brother of Cheryl Karpinski and Marianne Karpinski and brother-in-law of David Ambarian. Loving uncle of Mikayla Ambarian, Jack Ambarian, Joseph Ambarian, William Ambarian, Adriane Plews, Michael Mascino and Kara Schapperle. Also survived by his beloved dogs, Rhea, Ryder and Diva Eva. Robert was born on April 20, 1955 in Camden, NJ to the late Henry J. and Marian... Read more →


Bryan D. Sharp, Past Fire Police Chief, GHS Class of '77 Alum

On January 24, 2020, Bryan passed way at home in Pine Hill surrounded by his family at the age of 60. Loving husband of 41 years to Tammy Reinhardt Sharp. Loving father of Jason Sharp (Amanda), William Sharp and Jessie Sharp (Amanda). Cherished grandfather of Amber, Aleena, Bruce, Charlie, Jessie, Aidan and Melanie. Beloved brother of Linda Ryan (Tom) and brother-in-law of Robyn, Lisa and Susan. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Bryan was born on April 6, 1959 in Philadelphia, PA to... Read more →


Kathy A. Feller, of Haddon Township, formerly of Gloucester City

On January 25, 2020. Age 63. Of Haddon Township. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving wife of the late Dale Feller. Survived by her sons, Walter A. Domanski and Vincent Kerlin; grandchildren, Vincent Kerlin, Jr. and Samantha Kerlin; sisters, Doris Habina, Peggy O’Quinn and Carol Kephart (William), as well as numerous nieces, nephews and loving friends. Kathy was born on November 29, 1956 to the late Charles and Agnes Kerlin (nee Graham). She attended Collingswood High School. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on... Read more →


Cullen and Dykman and New Jersey American Water Announce Joint Diversity Fellowship

January 23, 2019 -- Cullen and Dykman and New Jersey American Water are proud to announce a joint summer fellowship program that will provide a unique summer work experience for law students dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. Already recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys” by Law360, as well as a top ten “Ceiling Smasher,” Cullen and Dykman is committed to programs that foster a culture of respect, support, and professional advancement for all. “Diversity is... Read more →


Wildwood Boardwalk Taken Over by Trump Backers

By Max Pizarro | January 28, 2020, 12:51 pm | in City Confidential WILDWOOD – She never made it here from Philly. If she did, she confessed, it was a long time ago, a vague memory, and now, as she came up against the boardwalk, her face very nearly registered bug-eyed disbelief at the sight of the sea. There’s an ocean here. She didn’t say it. The body language in the knife-sawing cold off the beach told the story. She was in Wildwood for one... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: MURPHY UNVEILS MASTER PLAN: ENERGY, CLIMATE CHANGE 

Yesterday, Gov. Phil Murphy announced an ambitious plan to put New Jersey ahead of the pack in climate-focused energy policy. One part of the state's final version of this "master plan" will require every new infrastructure project to include a specific climate change plan. The governor wants the state to run on 50% clean energy by 2030 — that's just a decade away — and 100% clean energy two decades after that, in 2050. It's worth noting that "clean energy" under the plan means "carbon-neutral",... Read more →


University of New Hampshire Students from NJ Named to Dean's List

DURHAM, NH (01/27/2020)-- The following students have been named to the Dean's List at the University of New Hampshire for the fall 2019 semester. Jack Grabicki of Wall Township, NJ earning Honors and majoring in Marine, Estuarine,&FrshwatrBio Ava Watkins of Cherry Hill, NJ earning High Honors and majoring in BusAdm:IntlBusiness&Econ Alyssa Walter of Cherry Hill, NJ earning High Honors and majoring in Health Management & Policy Katherine McGrath of Berlin, NJ earning Highest Honors and majoring in Occupational Therapy Mark Troiani of Haddonfield, NJ earning... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Trump Rallies Against NJ’s Environment

NJ SIERRA CLUB WILDWOOD, NJ: President Donald Trump is holding a rally today in Wildwood, New Jersey. Earlier this month, the Trump Administration gutted a major Obama-Era Water of the United States (WOTUS) rule protecting drinking water for 117 million people. Sierra Club and other groups are suing on close to 37 rules Trump is trying to weaken, from coal ash to offshore drilling. “President Trump is coming here to Wildwood, where his policies are actually threatening Wildwood’s environment and economy. He wants to drill... Read more →


Marc Anthony Serenades Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

Atlantic City, N.J. (January 27, 2019) – Six-Time Latin Grammy Award and two-time Grammy Award winner, Marc Anthony serenaded a packed Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena on Saturday night, January 25 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Marc Anthony crooned through his hour and a half long 16-song set encompassing his entire career including his classic hits like “Flor Pálida,” “Palabras del Alma,” “Tu Amor Me Hace Bien” and “Vivir Mi Vida.” Before his energetic set in front of a captivating audience,... Read more →


These Behaviors Make You A Scam Target

(NAPSI)—If you spend a lot of time on social media sites or looking for great online deals, you may wear a bullseye when it comes to scammers hunting for prey, according to groundbreaking fraud research from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust and the Stanford Center on Longevity. A recent study found nearly half of America is likely to interact with fraudsters-but you can protect yourself. Researchers surveyed more than 1,400 Americans and Canadians who were targeted by scammers and reported... Read more →


“Journalist” Can’t Decide: Slumping Gun Sales or Best Year Ever?

source NRA-ILA On the eve of the annual Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas, Associated Press reporter Lisa Marie Pane wrote an article titled, “Gun industry gathers amid slumping sales, rising tensions.” But it seems as though the AP and their reporter were more concerned with promoting an agenda than accurately reporting the news or reviewing readily available data. The story was published by the AP on January 19th, picked up by ABC News on the same day, and reproduced in... Read more →


Legislative Package to Improve Access to Palliative and End-of-Life Care Now Law

(TRENTON) – With nearly 40 million adults throughout the country having a serious illness within the past three years and nearly 20 million suffering from chronic pain that interferes with their daily activities, Assembly Democrats Shanique Speight, Gov. Murphy Cleopatra Tucker and Nancy Pinkin have sponsored three bills to improve access to both palliative and end-of-life care in New Jersey. All three bills were signed into law by the Governor this week – one on Monday and two on Tuesday. The aim of each law... Read more →


Cooper University Health Care First Hospital In the World to Use New Virtual Reality System for Stroke Rehabilitation

(Camden, NJ) Cooper University Health Care recently became the first hospital in the world to use a new virtual reality (VR) system for patient rehabilitation following a stroke, announced Tudor G. Jovin, MD, chief and chairman of the Cooper Neurological Institute, and internationally renowned neurologist and researcher. Prior to the commercial launch of The REAL™ Immersive System, a team of physicians and therapists at the Cooper Neurological Institute (CNI) worked closely with California-based medical device producer, Penumbra, in the research and development phase for the... Read more →


*Enjoy Ice Skating at Cooper River until Feb. 17

PENNSAUKEN, NJ--Cooper River Park has once again transformed into a winter wonderland with tasty treats, and family fun! WinterFest Ice Skating at Cooper River now open until February 17, 2020. WinterFest Ice Skating at Cooper River is presented by the Camden County Board of Freeholder. New this year! WinterFest will include more family fun with arcade games in the heated tent and outdoor games for families to enjoy when they are off the ice. Click here for a listing of all WinterFest events. Check back... Read more →


Pleasantville Man Pleads Guilty to Shooting 15-Year-Old Naimah Bell

MAYS LANDING- An 18 year-old Pleasantville man pleaded guilty on Thursday in the fatal July shooting of Naimah Bell, 15, also of Pleasantville, First Assistant Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Nahquil Lovest pleaded guilty to a charge of first degree Aggravated Manslaughter and must serve 10 years in New Jersey state prison subject to the No Early Release Act (NERA), which mandates that the defendant must serve 85% of the sentence. “The reality is that there is no amount of time the defendant can serve that... Read more →


Gustafson Thrilled To Learn Pelosi Is Coming To Support Norcross

Pelosi visit is a near perfect illustration of the difference between Norcross and Gustafson COLLINGSWOOD – Claire Gustafson, Republican candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s first congressional district, said she was “thrilled” to learn Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi is coming to Camden County to support Congressman Donald Norcross next month. “Nancy Pelosi coming to Camden County to support Donald Norcross is a near perfect illustration of the differences I have with Congressman Norcross,” Claire Gustafson said. “Pelosi and Norcross support sanctuary states, abortion on demand, a... Read more →


How To Make Your Business Look More Professional

Gloucestercitynews.net(January 28, 2020)--Running a business is not an easy task, and it is down to every business owner to make choices that are going to benefit the company in the long term. Some of these choices will be about how to make the business look more professional to the outside world – to customers, suppliers, and investors – in order to make more sales and increase profits. It can be hard to determine just what is going to help do this, especially when you are... Read more →


Brigid Harrison, Candidate for Congress, Calls for Van Drew's Resignation

[January 27, 2020 – Longport, New Jersey] – As first reported in the New York Times on Sunday, an unpublished manuscript by former National Security Adviser John R. Bolton confirmed that President Trump directly told Bolton in August that Trump planned to freeze $391 million in security assistance to the country of Ukraine until officials helped with investigations into Democrats, including the Bidens. The following is a statement from Brigid Callahan Harrison, Democratic candidate for New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District: "I began this campaign to... Read more →


Open House at Camden County Technical Schools

All are welcome to attend Open House at Camden County Technical Schools (CCTS) on Wednesday, February 5th from 6 PM to 9 PM. Inclement weather date is February 6th. The two high schools that comprise CCTS provide career training programs, academic courses, and extracurricular activities to students in grades nine through twelve. Parents and their seventh, eighth, and ninth grade children are invited to attend an informational meeting at 7 PM at either campus to learn more about CCTS as a high school option. Participants... Read more →


H1 - Is PayPal cracking down on online casino players?

Gloucestercitynews.net (January 28, 2020)--PayPal has been a cornerstone payment method for online casino players for many years now. From its beginnings, in the early 2000s, this service has processed billions of online transactions. Of these, using the PayPal payment method for online casinos deposits and withdrawals account for a fair chunk. source unsplash.com But now as we enter a new decade it seems that PayPal is following the recent trends of other payments providers with a tightening of its rules and regulations. What could be... Read more →


Democrats Holding Event in Cape May to Counter Trump Rally in Wildwood

"This Will Be Our Moment to Show Trump and Van Drew that Democrats Stand Together and are Unified Against Hate, Corruption, and the Status Quo."... - Brigid Callahan Harrison, Democratic candidate for Congress [January 27, 2020 - Longport, New Jersey] -- Brigid Callahan Harrison, Democratic candidate for Congress in New Jersey's second congressional district, will join together on Tuesday, January 28, with Democratic leaders, more than three dozen grassroots organizations from throughout the region, and her fellow Democratic candidates running for Congress at the Cape... Read more →