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October 23, 2020

Rutgers Pediatricians Sound Alarm on Decreased Flu Vaccinations, Immunizations

Newswise — A recent health survey reveals that only two-thirds of parents say they'll vaccinate their children against the flu this year, raising concerns among pediatricians as the flu season begins, some schools re-open for in-person learning and COVID-19 cases spike. Two Rutgers New Jersey Medical School pediatricians, Joseph Schwab, an... Read more →


Lions take Homecoming 42 - 0

(CNBNews)-GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--The Pitman Panthers entered J.A. Lynch Stadium in front of a pandemic Homecoming crowd of around 500 fans. The local Lions weren't very hospitable to the visiting Pitman Panthers scoring 35 first-half points and invoking the running clock rule to start the second half. Early scoring by the Lions... Read more →


NEW JERSEY SPORTSBOOKS HIT NEW HIGH WITH $750 MILLION

(ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — New Jersey’s sportsbooks capitalized on an unprecedented confluence of major U.S. sports to set yet another all-jurisdiction record with nearly $750 million in September. And with the record, the Garden State’s handle year-to-date has surpassed the first nine months of 2019, a remarkable trajectory considering major sports... Read more →


1 in 3 high school seniors who misused prescription opioids later used heroin

Nearly one-third of students who reported misusing prescription opioids as high school seniors between 1997 and 2000, but did not have a history of medical use, later used heroin by age 35, according to a University of Michigan study. The research also found that 21% of seniors in the same period,... Read more →


Mary Pierman, of Woodstown, formerly of Gloucester City

Woodstown - Formerly of Gloucester City. Surrounded by her loving family, on October 21, 2020. Age 74. Daughter of the late Charles and Mary Anna Harris (nee Peterson). Survived by her children, Samuel Pierman (Helen), Scott Pierman, Mary Ann McPherson (Mark) and Wendy Chapman (Mark). Beloved sister of Flossie Kammauf, Walter... Read more →


As Vets Day Approaches, Wreaths Across America Utilizes Technology to Help Fulfill Mission

A Year of Innovation in Approach for National Wreaths Across America Day COLUMBIA FALLS, ME — October 21, 2020 — Wreaths Across America (WAA), is the non-profit organization best known for placing veterans’ wreaths on the headstones of our nation’s fallen at Arlington National Cemetery. However, today the organization, in total,... Read more →


Cleanup Operation for Tar Balls and Oiled Debris Continues along Delaware Coastline

MILFORD, Del.(October 23, 2020)- — The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and U.S. Coast Guard continue to spearhead a cleanup operation for tar balls and oiled debris that washed ashore this week over a stretch of Delaware coastline. The cleanup operation intensified this morning with additional resources deployed by... Read more →


ROUND TWO: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE USED TO ANALYZE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

VoiceVibes speech coaching software used to rate vocal delivery of Trump and Biden BALTIMORE, MD - October 23rd, 2020 - VoiceVibes, an AI-powered communication coaching platform designed by former employees of AT&T Bell Laboratories and JHU Applied Physics Lab, has used their technology to analyze the second 2020 Presidential debate this... Read more →


Guest Opinion: What Should Happen to Jeffrey Tobin

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Jeffrey Toobin’s fate: CNN and the New Yorker need to let Jeffrey Toobin go. They should not have perverts on their payroll. Jeffrey Tobin Both of these media outlets have been highly critical of sexual offenses committed by priests—this... Read more →


Best Thermogenic Fat Burner in 2020

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 23, 2020)---Fat burners have exploded in popularity as a weight-loss solution in the last few years. Combined with a healthy diet and regular exercise, they could be enough to kick your weight loss up a notch. But what is a fat burner, and, with so many options out there, how... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: K9 Ronja Shot and Killed by Suspect

Tacoma Police Department, Washington End of Watch Thursday, August 13, 2020 K9 Ronja was shot and killed while tracking a murder suspect in the 3600 block of South M Street at about 1:30 am. Another officer had spotted the man in a vehicle and recognized him as being wanted in connection... Read more →


Military Veteran Offers Hope to Women with Triple Negative Breast Cancer

“I want to be a resource for women in the military who are diagnosed with cancer.” (MOUNT HOLLY, N.J.) Pam Carpino knows how isolating a cancer diagnosis can be. She received the life-altering news a few months before the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, making it difficult to connect with support groups... Read more →


PA Finalizes Cost-Saving Updates to Existing Fuels Regulations

PHILADELPHIA (October 2020) – The Monroe Energy LLC Trainer Refinery, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler recently announced the final Fuels Streamlining Rule. The finalized rule will streamline and modernize EPA's existing regulations for gasoline, diesel, and other fuels by eliminating costly duplication and hundreds of pages of regulatory... Read more →


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Reinvents Buffet Concept

With Reopening of Fresh Harvest As An All-You-Can-Eat Dining Experience Atlantic City, N.J. (Oct. 22, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is the first casino in Atlantic City to reopen their buffet as a new socially distanced all-you-can-eat concept. The newly reopened Fresh Harvest safely delivers all the... Read more →


Ground-Breaking National Poll:  Most Low-Income Adults Say They Will Vote

Messages About Community Power Can Further Increase Turnout Eighty percent of low-income Americans say they are certain or likely to vote in the upcoming election, according to a new nationwide poll commissioned by Hunger Free America. Of the 5,114 American adults with annual household incomes of $50,000 or below who responded,... Read more →


Long term rehab centers for teens 

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 23, 2020)--As a worried parent, before choosing a rehabilitation facility for your troubled teen, you need to determine the extent of the addiction, the type of assistance and rehabilitation required. It is vital to make the distinction between experimentation and getting addicted to the substances. You need trained professionals to... Read more →


CNB Fishing Delaware: Trout Stocked in White Clay Creek for Fall Fishing

Anglers awaiting the opportunity to fish for trout in the fall and winter can now pack up their gear and head out to northern New Castle County. About 1,000 pounds of 12 to 13-inch trout, consisting of primarily rainbow trout along with some brown trout, were stocked in White Clay Creek... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ Residents in College

Students Awarded at Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists Event ALLENTOWN, PA (10/19/2020)-- At the 46th annual meeting of the Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists held virtually from October 14-17, Cedar Crest College won 5 of 8 student awards. Considering everything that has happened this year, this is quite an accomplishment. The... Read more →


Consumer Alert: How to spot & report imposter scams

October 21, 2020 by Colleen Tressler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Imposter scams often begin with a call, text message, or email. The scams may vary, but work the same way – a scammer pretends to be someone you trust to convince you to send them money or share personal information. Scammers... Read more →


October Fishing in Maryland Just Fabulous

Maryland Fishing Report – Oct. 21 by Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist Photo courtesy of Herb Floyd The month of October is offering Maryland anglers some of the best fishing opportunities to be found at any time of the year. The fall trout stocking program is in... Read more →