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August 9, 2020

Lillian K. Small, Outstanding Audubon HS Athlete; Girls Softball Commissioner, Softball Player, Sunday School Teacher

Lillian K. Small (nee Kohout), on August 8, 2020 of Runnemede. Age 85. Beloved daughter of the late Francis and Lillian (nee Covely) Kohout. Devoted mother of John (Michele), Tom (Erin), LeeAnne (Patrick) and Lauren (Jeff). Loving grandmother of Brett, Brielle, Logan, Brad, Marisa, Brady, Zach, Ryan and Dylan. Cherished great grandmother of Landon and Luca. Survived by many wonderful lifelong friends, especially the Audubon lunch Crew. Lillian's greatest achievement in life was raising her 4 children and watching her grandchildren excel in life. She was most passionate about sports, whether it was her children, grandchildren, or any sporting event. Lillian... Read more →


CNBNEWS CONSUMER ALERT: 1, 2, 3 videos to help you stop unwanted phone calls

August 7, 2020 by Jabari Cook Intern, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC It can be frustrating to deal with a bunch of unwanted calls. If you answer them, you might hear a recorded message of someone trying to sell you something. Or it could be a real person hoping to scare you into paying a debt you don't owe. These kinds of unwanted calls are often scams. Taking steps to stop them can help save you time and unnecessary stress — and maybe some money, too. The FTC has created a trilogy of short videos to help you keep... Read more →


Camden City's Federal Street Bridge Will Close Aug. 10-15

(Lindenwold, NJ) (August 9, 2020)--– Freeholder Barbara Holcomb, has been notified by Wyndham Construction that crews will be restoring trenches on Federal Street in Camden beginning Monday, Aug. 10, and continuing through Friday, Aug. 15. The project is expected to require the complete closure of the roadway between East State Street and River Avenue during work hours. “Motorists should expect additional traffic, sudden stops and possible congestion while driving through the construction area,” Holcomb said. “It’s important to recognize that this project will take place over multiple days at varying times, and motorists should plan ahead for how the closure and... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: State Pays Private Contractor Millions for COVID-19 Work Rutgers is Doing

This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. LILO H. STAINTON Vendor hired to do contact tracing but not clear how — or if — two will work together New Jersey has committed to spend some $23.5 million over three months to beef up the Gloucestercitynews.net files state’s contact-tracing capacity under a deal signed last week with a Boston-based consulting group doing similar work in New York state. But it is not clear how the work of the company,... Read more →


Susan Frances Stone, of Gloucester City

On July 25, 2020. Age 60. Of Gloucester City. Loving wife of William L. Stone. Devoted mother of Eric (Nicole), Tom (Monica), Daniel and Jessica (Chalie). Dear Sister of Steve, Theresa and Regina. Survived by many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. At the request of the family, cremation was private and there are no services. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.comunder the obituary of Susan Frances Stone. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


Barbara Ann Hurlock, of Gloucester City

On July 25, 2020. Age 61. Of Gloucester City. Formerly of Mount Holly. Loving daughter of the late Carl J. and Isabelle Jervis. Cherished wife of 30 years to the late Paul George Hurlock, Sr. Devoted mother of Penny Ann Perez, Francis Hurlock and the late Paul George Hurlock, Jr. and Carl William Hurlock. Barbara resided in Gloucester City since 2003 and was previously a resident of Mount Holly. She worked at the Taco Bell in Brooklawn as a cashier. At the request of her children, cremation is private and there are no services. Condolences and Memories may be shared at... Read more →


Staying Healthy in Stressful Times

You don’t have to let stress get you down. (NAPSI)—You may be feeling stressed during these challenging times, but stress can affect your physical and emotional health. Learn how to manage your stress so that you can stay healthy and cope with life’s challenges. What is stress? Stress is how your brain and body respond to a challenge. Any type of challenge—such as performance at work or school, a significant life change, or a traumatic event—can be stressful. Your body reacts to stress by releasing hormones. These hormones make your brain more alert, cause your muscles to tense, and increase your... Read more →


Anthony J. Maniscalo, of Runnemede,

Anthony J. Maniscalo, suddenly on August 6, 2020, of Runnemede, NJ; formerly of S. Phila., PA. Age 66. Beloved husband of Nancy (nee Porrini). Devoted father of Anthony, Nick, and Michelle. Loving grandpop of Nicholas, Jaden, Jaxx, and Gia Maria. Dear brother of Rita Falcone (John). Uncle of John Falcone, Jr. and Denise Benatti (Jimmy). There will be a viewing from 8:15am to 10:15am Tuesday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Mass 11am Tuesday at Holy Child Parish, St. Teresa RC Church, Runnemede. Interment is private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to... Read more →


Shout out's and THANK YOU's to Everyone Who Supports Gloucester Township Police Officers

THANK YOU to the Martino Family who dropped off breakfast pizzas, the Army National Guard Recruiters from the Lakeland section of Gloucester Township, New Jersey who dropped off supplies for us to give out during our Community Relations Unit events, the Witkowski Family who dropped off pizzas, to Barbara, Andrew, and Ian Van Franke who sent us the pictured wonderful letter of thanks, and to the Hollyfield Family for your thank you and appreciation letter ! Address/Location Gloucester Township Police Department 1261 Chews Landing Rd Gloucester Township, NJ 08021 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-228-4500 Read more →


Roland J. Boehner, Jr., Vietnam Era U.S. Army Veteran

Roland J. Boehner, Jr., "Rol Dog", on August 6, 2020, of Glendora; formerly of Runnemede. Age 73. Beloved husband of Karen (nee Buckley) for 35 years. Devoted brother of Carol Boehner and Barry Boehner (Christine). Loving brother-in-law of Catherine Bush (Bob) and Michael Buckley (Nell). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Roland proudly served in the US Army during the Vietnam Era and was a member of American Legion Post #281. He retired from Conrail after 28 years. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American... Read more →


Disability Placards Extended by Governor Murphy

TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission announced today that renewal deadlines for disability placards have been extended, due to recent action by Governor Phil Murphy. On July 31, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 170, which temporarily extends certain statutory deadlines across state government. Included in Executive Order No. 170 is a provision that extends the time for individuals to apply for renewed disability placards, until 90 days after the last day of the public health emergency. The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency remains in effect, after being originally declared by Governor Murphy on March 9, 2020. “We thank Governor... Read more →


Republican Congress Candidate Singh Says AG is Compromised

As Tens of Thousands of Votes Remain Uncounted, Transparency and Accuracy at Stake LINWOOD, NJ — Hirsh Singh, the conservative candidate seeking the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate is pitted in a tug-of-war with Governor Phil Murphy's Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal over the failed vote-by-mail election held on July 7th. "Tens of thousands of ballots remain uncounted, rejected or lost, disenfranchising tens of thousands of New Jersey voters," Singh said. "But Phil Murphy's Attorney General couldn't care less because he's more interested in representing the interests of Phil Murphy than the interests of the people." Singh, who recently filed for... Read more →


Postmaster General Being Pressed by Democratic Congressmen and Women

WASHINGTON, DC – On Thursday, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (D-NJ-01) joined Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Rep. Peter King and a group of 83 Members of Congress in sending a letter to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy expressing deep concerns about operational changes at the U.S. Postal Service that could have negative impacts on service standards and cause significant delays in mail delivery. “It is vital that the U.S. Postal Service not reduce mail delivery times, which could harm rural communities, seniors, small businesses, and millions of Americans who rely on the mail for... Read more →