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January 6, 2021

Rowan Cancels Winter Athletics Season and Last Semester's Fall Sports

STATEMENT FROM ATHLETIC DIRECTOR JOHN GIANNINI, Ph.D. It is with mixed emotions that I announce the cancellation of Rowan’s winter athletics season, as well as plans to play last semester’s fall sports this coming spring. With coronavirus infection rates rising locally and nationally, I have recommended that we put the health... Read more →


Random Photos of Washington DC Protest

UPDATED 1/6/21 UPDATED 1/7/21 photos by CNBNews photographer BettyAnn KURKIAN RELATED: CC Democrat Chairman Says Assault on the Capitol was Fueled by the President GUEST OPINION: Why We Oppose Biden's Remark 'Lets All Be A "United States" Again' The Political Elite's $2.3 Trillion Omnibus Bill is Full of Wasteful Spending GUEST... Read more →


Jefferson Health NJ’s Bariatric Surgery Program Earns Top Designation

as Blue Distinction® Center for Bariatric Surgery Jefferson Health – New Jersey has been recognized with a Blue Distinction® Centers for Bariatric Surgery designation as part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to... Read more →


Anwar Abdulah, 32, of Pennsauken Involved in Gloucester City Drug Gang Pleads Guilty.

CAMDEN CITY, N.J.(January 6, 2021)-- – A Camden County, man today admitted conspiring to distribute and selling oxycodone pills in connection with his role in a drug trafficking ring, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Anwar Abdulah, 32, of Pennsauken, pleaded guilty today by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Renée Marie Bumb... Read more →


Two Gloucester Township Police Officers Assigned as Detectives

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP,NJ ( January 5, 2021)--Investigators Joseph Eden and Douglas Wallace were assigned as Detectives, today, January 5. Detective Joe Eden began his career at GTPD in January 2011 and attended Camden County College Police Academy Class 57. Det. Eden was a K-9 Officer for approximately three years, and was recently... Read more →


NJDEP Holds Liberty St. Park Restoration Plan Hearing

The NJDEP will be holding a virtual meeting on January 7th and January 21st at 6pm regarding the multi-million-dollar investment to restore 234 acres of Liberty State Park’s interior. The plan would use money from the Natural Resources Damages (NRD) fund to restore natural resources and create access to the interior... Read more →


ATTENTION Volunteer Firemen/1st Responders, Apply Today for NJ American Water Grant

CAMDEN CITY N.J. (January 4, 2021) – Recognizing the bravery and commitment of volunteer firefighters and first responders, New Jersey American Water announces its 2021 grant program for volunteer fire departments and emergency responders (e.g., ambulance and first aid squads) located within the company’s service areas. “We are proud to continue... Read more →


Support Philly Restaurantts

Support Philly Restaurants You can make a difference by buying yourself dinner. That’s right. Many of your favorite restaurants really need your support and a great way to show your love is by ordering takeout. You’re not only putting food on your table, you’re helping restaurant workers put food on theirs.... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: Helping Someone One Day A Week

Slim Randles CNBNews Contributor “Well,” said Steve, polishing off the last of his coffee, “what should we discuss this fine morning?” “I’m awful glad you asked, ol’ pard,” came the cheerful voice of Windy Wilson, emerging through the swinging doors that came from the kitchen of the Mule Barn truck stop.... Read more →


Newark's Customs and Border Protection Kicks Off New Year Seizing "Bush Meat"

Bushmeat is meat derived from non-human primates ~CBP January 5, 2021 NEWARK, N.J. — U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Newark Liberty International Airport seized nearly 9 lbs. of meat from a passenger arriving on a flight from Ghana. The passenger, an United States citizen, declared the... Read more →


Two People Arrested for Causing Disturbance at Gloucester Premium Outlets

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 6, 2021)--On January 4, 2021, at approximately 2:57 pm, Gloucester Township Police Officers were dispatched to the Gloucester Premium Outlets for a report of an active fight between four subjects inside Auntie Anne's store. Gloucestercitynews.net files While arriving, officers received updated information that all parties involved had... Read more →


Registration Now Opened for the 2021 American Legion Baseball Season

Register online at baseball.legion.org. A new single sign-on process for American Legion websites, including baseball.legion.org, went into effect Dec. 31. Click here for more information. The early deadline for registration is May 15. Teams registered after May 15 will be subject to a $200 late fee through the final deadline of... Read more →


“Looking Back & Looking Forward” on Jan. 7th

TRENTON, NJ (CNBNews)--Marijuana legalization, municipal issues, and the economic and societal recovery from the Covid-19 crisis are featured topics for “Looking Back & Looking Forward: A Reflection on 2020 and Hope for 2021,” the fifth and latest webinar in the Community Engagement series from the non-profit Corporation for New Jersey Local... Read more →


Latin Singer Ricky Martin to be Honored

Washington D.C., January 5th, 2020 – Throughout his career, Ricky Martin has advocated for various social causes, using his voice and digital platforms as a bridge to unite global efforts and seek solutions. His humanitarian work is as impressive as his career on the world's most prominent stages, as an artist... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Camera Program

Gloucester Township Residents: Did you receive a new doorbell camera and/ or CCTV cameras as a gift this past holiday? Register your cameras HERE with Gloucester Township Police! The Gloucester Township Police Department is requesting residents, businesses, and organizations that have security cameras in place on their property to complete a... Read more →


Augustin Corrado, Sr., "Gus", of Gloucester Twp.

Augustin Corrado, Sr., "Gus", on December 21, 2020, of Gloucester Twp. Age 84. Beloved husband of the late Pasquelina (nee Damiano). Devoted father of Debbie Schnackenberg, Denise Cresmer, Roxann Corrado, Christina LaBelle, and the late Gus, Jr. Loving grandfather of Kelly, Lauren, Ashley, Toni, Niki, and Jason and great grandfather of... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE :After 75 Years, Veteran Will Receive Honors for WWII Service

BY C. Todd Lopez , DOD News The Navy and the Connecticut Air National Guard on Monday will honor Connecticut native son Dan Crowley for fighting against the Japanese in the Philippines 75 years ago. Gregory J. Slavonic, who is performing the duties of the Navy undersecretary, will present Crowley with... Read more →