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November 2020

Pennsylvania Governor Bans Thanksgiving Eve Alcohol Sales in Bars/Restaurants

By Christen Smith | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Pennsylvania officials banned alcohol sales at bars and restaurants on Thanksgiving Eve, traditionally one of the industry’s biggest nights of the year, as COVID-19 cases surge. The Department of Health said Monday nearly 12,000 new cases emerged over the last... Read more →


Cinnaminson native Burns helps Alvernia place first

in AOTA Student Conclave Knowledge Bowl READING, PA (11/19/2020)-- Samantha Burns of Cinnaminson, NJ (08077) was among a group of five Alvernia University 5th year Occupational Therapy students who secured first place in the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Virtual Student Conclave Knowledge Bowl 2020. "We were excited about our win... Read more →


Traveling This Thanksgiving? See States with Restrictions

Samuel Wonacott / Ballotpedia via The Center Square Message board flashes mandatory face covering rule to motorists heading northbound on Interstate 25 near Woodmen Road exit Friday, July 24, 2020, in Colorado Springs, Colo. AP Photo/David Zalubowski Heading into Thanksgiving, 12 states plus the District of Columbia have active restrictions on... Read more →


The Roaring Twenties at Alcatraz East Crime Museum

Alcatraz East Crime Museum, located in Pigeon Forge, will focus on the anniversary of the end of Prohibition PIGEON FORGE, Tennessee (November 24, 2020) – December 5th marks an anniversary that millions of adults in the United States appreciate. It is the anniversary of the end of Prohibition, which took place... Read more →


Trenton Resident Charged with Human Trafficking, Prostituting 16-Year-Old

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and New Jersey State Police Superintendent Colonel Patrick J. Callahan today announced that a man was arrested on human trafficking charges for allegedly prostituting a 16-year-old girl at a hotel in Trenton, N.J. Ronald D. Harris, 40, of Trenton, N.J., was arrested at his... Read more →


Home Country: The Benefits of A Gentle Snow

by Slim Randles Wouldn‘t it be nice to come and go like gentle snow? Not the hard, wind-driven kind, but the soft kind … the kind that’s nice to kids and dogs. The kind of snow that builds up slowly on the porch railing until it is about six inches deep... Read more →


Small Business Spotlight: Triton Security & Investigation

RELATED: CNB BUSINESS NEWS | by Staff CAMDEN CITY, NJ--The core of Camden’s growth is rooted in its small businesses that know the community they serve and the investments they make in the neighborhoods where they work and live. Triton Security & Investigation (TSI) is a minority-owned company based in Camden... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Biden's Friends & Allies Threaten Religious Liberty

by Bill Donohue | The Catholic League Left-wing advocacy organizations are wasting no time pressing Joe Biden to do away with the religious liberty protections afforded by the Trump administration. As we have previously detailed, no president has done more to secure religious liberty than Donald Trump. The three most prominent... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: DEP Expands Artificial Reefs Without Looking at Science

The DEP has expanded its offshore artificial reef program by adding concrete forms into the ocean off Manasquan. The concrete is from a shipping terminal and was no longer needed. The DEP has said that these materials provide a habitat for a variety of marine life and are colonized by organisms... Read more →


Santa Claus is coming to Voorhees Township!

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2020 FROM 6:00PM– 9:00PM Ashland Terrace (between Echelon & Somerdale Rd), Avian, Brian’s Run, Cherry Brook Farms, Christopher Tract, Green Ridge, Hearthstone, Kirkwood, Kress Acres, Main Street Colony, Old Ashland, Osage, Partridge Run, Rainwood, Willow Oaks SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2020 FROM 3:00PM – 9:00PM Alluvium Woods, Beagle Club,... Read more →


Say It Isn't So! Philly Revenue Dept. Workers Charged with Accepting Bribes

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that three City of Philadelphia employees who worked in the Revenue Department were charged with soliciting and accepting bribes in connection with their Gloucestercitynews.net files employment. All three were charged with one count of federal program bribery. Jarredd McQueen, 50, of Philadelphia,... Read more →


CONSUMER NEWS: Snow and Ice Tips to Protect Our Yards This Winter

November 23, 2020 Alexandria, Va. – With the pandemic keeping people sheltering at home, more people are extending their outdoor time in the winter by adding fire pits, outdoor heaters and other features. Even in the wintertime, it’s important to take care of your yard. The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, an... Read more →


The New Face of Justice in New Jersey

Published November 23, 2020 Photography by Nick Romanenko While an undergraduate majoring in political science at Rutgers University–New Brunswick, Fabiana Pierre-Louis came to realize belatedly that she wanted to be a lawyer. She then attended Rutgers Law School in Camden, graduating magna cum laude. Yet, Pierre-Louis RC’02, CLAW’06 never expected that... Read more →


Pet for Adoption: Louisa, German Shepherd

Louisa German Shepherd Dog Large Adult Female Available for Adoption Matawan, NJ 15 miles away Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Louisa. Louisa is looking for her loving forever home. An owner surrender, she is an even tempered girl. She gets along well... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Biden should give thanks to First Peoples for giving him the WH

By Greg Palast 22 November 2020 For those of you who wanted to see Donald Trump skedaddled from the White House, this is the week you should be celebrating Thanksgiving Gloucestercitynews.net files giving thanks to Indigenous peoples for giving Biden the White House. The Native People's vote provided the margin for... Read more →


4 Best Holes for Winter Fishing in New Jersey 

Photo by Tomas Adomaitis on FreeRangeStock Fishing doesn’t have to take a break when winter arrives! If you’re a keen New Jersey angler in the summer months, why not try something new and spend a few hours doing some winter fishing instead of staying home? Sure it’s cold and dark, but... Read more →


The Best Strategies for All Casino Games

Image source: kaxmedia.com The common reception of all casino games and gambling as a whole can be described as follows: this is a perfect recipe to lose your money. While in most cases, people do lose cash when playing, this is not a general rule. It is true that casinos have... Read more →


Governor Murphy and Family Harassed at Restaurant (video)

For Not Social Distancing, Not Staying at Home, For Not Wearing Masks Two unidentified women verbally attack NJ Governor Murphy why he and his family were out at a restaurant having diner. 'You're having fun with your family, in the meantime you're having all kind of other bulls**t going on! reports... Read more →


Jefferson Health - New Jersey Nurses Receive 2020 3rd Quarter DAISY Awards for Extraordinary Care

Two Jefferson Health - New Jersey nurses — Jeong Kim, MBA, BSN, RN, PCCN, of Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital Tower 2, and Melissa Slotterback, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, of the Jefferson Washington Township Hospital Emergency Department — have received third-quarter 2020 DAISY Awards for extraordinary care. Part of an international program,... Read more →


Registration Now Open for Jefferson Health – New Jersey’s Annual Cancer Center ‘Tree of Lights’ Event to be held Virtually on December 2nd

The 11th annual Tree of Lights event – which gives area residents the opportunity to honor, remember, and celebrate the lives of loved ones who have battled cancer – will be held virtually this year at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township on December 2nd. Registration for the free... Read more →


MVC Employees Continual COVID Illnesses Keep Licensing Centers Closed

West Deptford MVC Center Closed, Wayne MVC Center Closure Extended TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission has announced that the West Deptford Regional/Licensing Center has been closed, due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19, and the current closure of the Wayne Licensing Center has been extended. The West... Read more →


How to support local businesses during this difficult time

(November 24, 2020)--This year has been an exceptionally hard one all around. Large numbers of businesses have been forced to close for an extended period of time due to lockdowns and other restrictions across the globe. Local businesses, in particular, have suffered as they don't have the same infrastructure as global... Read more →


Election Day in NJ: Where you live made a difference

COLLEEN O'DEA, SENIOR WRITER | NOVEMBER 20, 2020 | NJ DECIDES 2020 In-person voting was easy for some people, not for others. In many counties, about half the usual polling sites were open. One county opened only a quarter Editor’s Note: This coverage is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting... Read more →


The Maritime Industry Depends on Real-Time Data Matters

‍Over 90% of world trade is in the hands of the international maritime shipping industry. Every year, it moves more than USD 4 trillion of goods. For shipping companies, there’s a lot of pressure to remain on schedule, protect the cargo ship and crew, and ensure profitability. And we can’t say... Read more →


15 Members, Associates of Philadelphia Mob Busted

Indicted on Federal Racketeering and Related Charges PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 23, 2020)– United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that a Superseding Indictment was unsealed today against 15 defendants, including alleged members and associates of the South Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey-based criminal organization La Cosa Nostra (LCN), known as the “mafia”... Read more →


What can Bingo Sites do to Attract More Players From Gloucester?

(November 24, 2020)--Online bingo sites are doing their utmost to attract as wide a range of players as possible by offering a totally new experience online. The game has tried to shed its past image, when it used to be associated mainly with the elderly. Now, internet bingo sites are bringing... Read more →


Go Deep Fishing Like A Pro With The Help Of These 5 Tips

By: Mark Spencer About the Author: Mark is the owner and director of True Blue Fishing company and a passionate deep sea fisher. He has a wealth of experience about the wonders of fishing. He aims to share his years of expertise to enhance the experience of those seeking fun and... Read more →


Ocean State Job Lot Opens Deptford Store

Ocean State Job Lot (OSJL) associates at the new store located at 409 Almonesson Road in Deptford, New Jersey celebrate the grand-opening of the company’s 144th store. Discount Retailer Opens 5th New Jersey Store in Vacant Toys “R” Us Location North Kingstown, RI - (November 23, 2020) – Ocean State Job... Read more →


President Trump Campaign, Allies Still Seeking Avenue to Overturn Results

By Delphine Luneau | The Center Square (The Center Square) – On the heels of its federal lawsuit being dismissed, the Trump campaign has filed an appeal to try once again to overturn the results of the presidential election in Pennsylvania. The case was thrown out Saturday by U.S. District Judge... Read more →


PET FOR ADOPTION: Meet Jasmine

Jasmine German Shepherd Dog Adult Female Available for Adoption Matawan, NJ 15 miles away Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Jasmine. Rescued, after being found tied up outside and freezing, Jasmine is looking for her loving forever home. Jasmine is a sweet girl... Read more →


Why metal roofing is the right choice for your property?

(November 24, 2020)--It is necessary to choose the right roof for your home or office property. However, choosing a structure that best fits your property is not an easy task; this is where a renowned name like Benchmark Metal Roofing comes into the picture. There are certain factors that you need... Read more →


Because of Rising China Virus Numbers New Jersey Pushes Back Election Certification

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Gov. Phil Murphy is extending election certification deadlines to account for coronavirus outbreaks, but he remains hopeful that a vaccine will arrive in New Jersey by late December. New Jersey is seeing a surge of COVID-19 cases. Hospitalizations are at... Read more →


Hindu Community Want Legislators in NJ o Declare Public Holiday on Diwali

Hindus are seeking public holiday in New Jersey on Diwali, the most popular of their festivals; starting 2022. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was not fair with New Jersey Hindu community as they had to be at work on their most popular festival... Read more →


Financial Transparency Report Shows New Jersey Ranks Near the Bottom

By Dave Fidlin | The Center Square (The Center Square) – With critiques of timeliness and manner of reporting data, New Jersey ranked toward the bottom of an organization’s recent study of how states across the country report financial data. Gloucestercitynews.net files Chicago-based nonprofit Truth in Accounting recently took the wraps... Read more →


Hirsh Singh: 'Chris Christie is the National Embarrassment'

Hirsh Singh comes down strongly on Chris Christie’s attack on Trump TRENTON, NJ--Gubernatorial candidate Hirsh Singh, who has vowed to overhaul the election system in New Jersey and make it more transparent, has come down strongly on the attack by former Governor Chris Christie against President Trump over the weekend. Christie... Read more →


NJMVC Rolling Out New License Design

NJ Licenses/IDs Go to Central Issuance; Joint Project With Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness TRENTON – As part of a long-planned security upgrade, NJMVC is rolling out a new license design with modern security features, issued centrally from a secure production facility. Central Issuance is industry best practice, providing greater... Read more →


Three Suspects Charged with Starving Two-Month-Old Twins; One Infant Died

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ (Nov. 23, 2020)--Two adults and a juvenile have been charged in connection with starving a pair of two-month-old twins, leading to the death of one of the infants, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Gloucester Gloucestercitynews.net files Township Police Chief David Harkins. Joy Wilson,... Read more →


Suspect Arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Assault Charges

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief Christopher Leusner of the Middle Township Police Gloucestercitynews.net files Department announce the arrest of 28-year-old Christopher Eggermont, a resident of Middle Township. On October 28, 2020, Eggermont was charged with one count (1) of Aggravated... Read more →


TRAFFIC ALERT: Walt Whitman Bridge to CLOSE TONIGHT from 11pm- 4am

Closure Required For Overhead Sign Gantry Installation The Walt Whitman Bridge is scheduled to close to all traffic for approximately five hours overnight beginning at 11 p.m. on Monday, November 23, 2020. Please note, smaller on-ramps to the bridge will begin closing after 10 p.m. in advance of the full closure.... Read more →


BUSINESS NEWS: Crafty Couture DIY Chalk Studio and More! NOW OPENED

AUDUBON, NJ--Local female entrepreneur Jessica Wilson opened her business, Crafty Couture DIY Chalk Studio and More!, 102 Wyoming Avenue, on Saturday, Nov. 21. Jessica is excited to introduce people to the world of chalk painting; “My desire is to make my customers feel like they’re stopping by for a cup of... Read more →


NTDNews video: Sidney Powell Reacts

(November 23, 2020)- Sidney Powell issues statement after Giuliani announces she is not part of Trump’s legal Team | NTD RELATED: IT AIN'T OVER TILL IT'S OVER CNBNews Oct./Nov. 2020 Cheers and Jeers Great Newspaper, The Epoch Times Read more →


Acenda to Host Virtual Spirit of the Holidays Toy Drive to Support   Children and Families Across New Jersey 

GLASSBORO, NJ - (November 19, 2020) - Acenda is hosting its annual Spirit of the Holidays Toy Drive virtually through December 4. Covid-19 has caused daily challenges for children, families, and communities throughout New Jersey. Acenda hopes to make this holiday season a little brighter for families greatly impacted by the... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: Moving Day

Dawn O Watson/CNBNews Contributor On average, a middle-income American will change his place of residence 11.7 times. The family pet will likely be involved in several of those moves! You can ease Fido's anxiety about moving by taking him to the "new place" and allowing him to sniff and explore all... Read more →


MVC Facilities Will Be Closed Thanksgiving Day

TRENTON – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission customers are advised that all MVC facilities, including Licensing and Vehicle Centers, Regional Service Centers, road testing sites, and inspection stations, will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2020, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular business hours will be in effect for the... Read more →


Dramatic Increase in COVID-19 Cases in the Community of Delran

DELRAN, NJ (November 23, 2020)--On behalf of the Office of Mayor Ken Paris, the Township Administration, Delran Township Police Department and all Delran Township Public Schools we are calling to advise residents to make necessary precautions during the holiday season to protect themselves, their families and the Township against the virus... Read more →


Adelphi Grad Writes, Directs the Comedy Film 'Friendsgiving'

Writer and director Nicol Paone, originally from Lyndhurst, New Jersey, currently resides in Los Angeles. GARDEN CITY, NY (11/19/2020) "Friendsgiving," a new film featuring Jane Seymour, Kat Dennings and Wanda Sykes among others, is written and directed by Adelphi University alumna Nicol Paone. The holiday comedy, produced by Ben Stiller, opened... Read more →


Philadelphia Bar Association Congratulates Rep. Joanna McClinton

on Being Elected Pennsylvania’s First Female House Minority Leader PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Philadelphia Bar Association congratulates Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Philadelphia, on being elected Pennsylvania’s first female house minority leader and the first Black woman to lead a caucus in either chamber of the state General Assembly. McClinton has served in... Read more →


Top 10 Fastest-Growing Jobs by 2021

(November 23, 2020)--The professions in demand in 2021 will help schoolchildren, and future applicants choose their path of development. The labor market around the world is fluid and continually growing. Some professions become obsolete, giving way to new ones. Old skills lose their relevance, and employees have to retrain to stay... Read more →


Charles R Webb, of Haddon Township, formerly of Gloucester City

Charles R. Webb “Bob” November 19, 2020 Haddon Township, formerly of Gloucester City – passed away on November 19, 2020. Age 90. Gloucestercitynews.net files Born in Gloucester City, NJ, he is the son of the late Clarence U. and Mary Ellen (McLaughlan) Webb. Charles is survived by his daughters; Mary Ellen... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Shane Kelly of Sewell named to Bryant University's 2020-21 Senior Advisory Council SMITHFIELD, RI (11/17/2020)-- Bryant University President Ross Gittell, Ph.D., is very proud to announce the 2020-21 members of the University's Bryant Senior Advisory Council (BSAC). In a year like no other, this distinguished group of students representing the Class... Read more →