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February 14, 2021

New York Sent Over 9000 Patients Recovering from COVID Back to Nursing Homes in 2020

By Delphine Luneau | The Center Square (The Center Square) – A report Thursday evening that New York sent more than 9,000 patients recovering from COVID-19 back into nursing homes in the spring of 2020 met immediate pushback from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files The Associated Press said that... Read more →


Washington Politics: The Doublemint Twins of Congressional powers

WEEKLY WASTEBASKET: Oversight and Transparency Members of Congress, do you want to, “Double your pleasure and double your fun?” Forget about Doublemint Gum – Taxpayers for Common Sense has ideas for you! After at least four years of continually ceding your Congressional authorities to a grasping Executive Branch, it’s time for... Read more →


Wreaths Across America Receives $362,320 from Mission BBQ Customers

February 12, 2021 - Today, MISSION BBQ announced the donation of $362,320, to Wreaths Across America TM (WAA). This contribution was made possible thanks to the generosity of Our Customers and their support of the American Heroes Cups. The donation will help to sponsor over 36,000 veterans’ wreaths to remember our... Read more →


Paterson MVC Center Closed Until Feb. 26

TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJ MVC) has announced that the Paterson Regional/Licensing Center is closed due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19, and will reopen Friday, Feb. 26. The employee who tested positive was last in the agency Thursday, Feb. 11. MVC Centers Reopening The following... Read more →


Face of Defense: Baseball Great Jackie Robinson, A WWII Soldier

Sports Heroes Who Served: | BY David Vergun , DOD News Jack Roosevelt Robinson Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Jack Roosevelt Robinson — better known as Jackie Robinson — was born in Cairo, Georgia, on Jan. 31,... Read more →


New Jersey's Pick-6 Rolls to $3.5 Million for February 15 Drawing

TRENTON (Feb. 12, 2021) – The Pick-6 drawing on February 11 produced 14 winners of $1,662 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. One of those tickets was purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prizes to $6,648. The winning numbers for the Thursday, February 11, drawing were: 08, 11, 19,... Read more →


Vaccine Hesitancy vs. Vaccine Refusal:

Nursing Home Staffers Say There’s a Difference By Aneri Pattani CONCORD, N.C. — It had been months since Tremellia Hobbs had an excuse to bring out the pompoms. Before the pandemic, they were a crowd favorite at movie nights and bingo tournaments that Hobbs organized as activities director at the Brian... Read more →


Joann Ziemnicki, of Sewell formerly of West Collingswood Heights

Joann Ziemnicki (nee Mattucci) on February 9, 2021, of Sewell, formerly of West Collingswood Heights. Age 73. Beloved wife of Paul for 46 years. Dear sister of Joseph (Judy). Cherished aunt of Jessica and Joseph, and great aunt of Isabella, Juliana, Lilliana, and Alex. Also survived by extended family Moses and... Read more →


Over $35 Million in Federal Funds Received for Philadelphia Homeless Housing and Service

PHILADELPHIA – The Office of Homeless Services (OHS) today announced that the City has been awarded a grant of $35,598,858 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support 2,718 existing units of long-term housing and services in 100 local programs. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files “This award is an... Read more →


Register Today for Vaccine at CC Center

Register For Your Appointment at the Camden County Vaccination Center Today! The Camden County Board of Commissioners has opened a COVID-19 vaccination site at Camden County College. The site is supported by volunteers from Cooper University Health Care, Jefferson Health – New Jersey, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, and Rutgers... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Alert: How To Get Your Vehicle Stolen

"I only ran into the store for a minute" or "My car was cold, I wanted to warm it up" are two of the most common excuses that victims of stolen vehicles have told our Gloucester Township Police Officers over the years. Bottom Line- Don't leave your vehicle with the motor... Read more →