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July 12, 2020

Officer Down: Police Officer Ismael Chavez & Police Officer Edelmiro Garza were shot and killed from ambush

McALLEN, TEXAS--Police Officer Ismael Chavez (left) age 39, and Police Officer Edelmiro Garza (right) age 35, were shot and killed from ambush while responding to a domestic disturbance call at a home in the 3500 block of Queta Street. They had approached the front door of the home when they were suddenly... Read more →


Why Would A Person Destroy Their Community?

Blocks of stores were destroyed by the rioters (image courtesy of The Star Ledger) SEE VIDEO BELOW William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (Gloucestercitynews.net)This week is the 53rd Anniversary of the Newark riots, also known by those who were there as the "Battle of Newark". The six-day conflict broke out on July... Read more →


Severe Weather Causes Delay in Trash and Recycling Pickup in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – Due to increased tonnage and severe weather trash and recycling collections will begin one day behind for the week of Monday, July 13. This means residents who have Monday collections should set their materials out on Tuesday, July 14. Trash and recycling will be collected one day behind through Saturday,... Read more →


Anti-Gun Group is Demanding Maryland Delays Firearms Transfers Indefinitely

Source NRA-ILA An anti-gun group expressed support in their newsletter for changing Maryland law to allow for regulated firearm transfers to be delayed indefinitely. This was prompted by the state’s background check system becoming temporarily inoperable recently. Maryland law allows firearm dealers to transfer regulated firearms after waiting seven days if Maryland... Read more →


A Message from Congressman Norcross

Dear Friend, In Congress, my top three priorities are jobs, education and security, and back in Washington, I have been working tirelessly to support, pass and introduce legislation that hits all three of these boxes. While the battle against this pandemic is still far from over, I am confident we will get... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to Bryant U Dean's List

SMITHFIELD, RI (07/11/2020)-- Bryant University is dedicated to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic excellence. The University is pleased to recognize the students who have been named to the Deans' List for the spring 2020 semester. "These outstanding achievements are particularly commendable as students have overcome significant challenges to demonstrate an... Read more →


Guest Opinion: NJBIA Statement on Murphy Borrowing $10 Billion for Budget Deficit

NJBIA Vice President of Government Affairs Christopher Emigholz issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement by Gov. Phil Murphy and Senate President Stephen Sweeney of concurrence on a bill authorizing up to $9.9 billion to address New Jersey’s budget deficit. “NJBIA recognizes that borrowing has a place in government fiscal policy and... Read more →


Catherine G. Harris, of Gloucester City

The magic of Christmas never ends. It holds all time together with tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future and it’s greatest gifts are family and friends. Home is where your treasure is. It’s where family, grandchildren, the holidays and Friday night family dinners are. There, your... Read more →


Richard Gaines of Philadelphia Admits to Selling Heroin and Fentanyl

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Richard Gaines, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has admitted to opioid distribution, U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced. Gaines, age 45, pled guilty today to one count of “Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin and Fentanyl.” Gaines admitted to having heroin and fentanyl in June 2017 in Berkeley County. Gaines faces... Read more →


Donald Stroud, of Gloucester City, age 58; Holt Logistic Employee

On July 9, 2020. Age 58. Of Gloucester City. Formerly of Woodbury and Cape May. Loving husband of Sandra L. Svihla Stroud. Beloved father of Robert Stroud, Nicole Soares (Marvin), Tabitha Stroud, Chris Svihla (Patty) and Jessica Procopio (Michael). Dear brother of Doug Stroud (MaryJo) and Lisa Van Hook (Tony). He will... Read more →


CNB Pet News: Glowing dye may aid in eliminating cancer

Dr. David Holt and colleagues have been using an innovative imaging technique to seek out cancer in dogs undergoing surgery. By Katherine Unger Baillie | "Clean margins” are a goal of cancer excision surgery. If even a small piece of cancerous tissue is left behind, it increases the likelihood of a local... Read more →


Rutgers University, Joins Harvard and MIT , In Lawsuit Against ICE

Will file as amicus on Monday; first hearing on Tuesday Rutgers University President Jonathan Holloway today announced that the university will join as an amicus in the lawsuit filed by Harvard University and MIT to block the imposition of new rules that would be draconian for international students and devastating to colleges... Read more →


Getting around Canberra

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 12, 2020)--Visiting Canberra is truly a great experience. The Australian capital has the best of both worlds: the renowned world of modern architecture and the wondrous natural reserves and bushlands. No matter what your choice of activities is, you can find something that suits you in Canberra. There are many landmarks... Read more →