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February 17, 2021

NJDOT Issues Commercial Vehicle Restrictions

NJDOT issues commercial vehicle restrictions on multiple Interstate highways beginning on Thursday at 4 a.m. Restrictions do not apply to New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway or Atlantic City Expressway (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti has issued a commercial vehicle travel restriction on multiple Interstate... Read more →


VIDEO: Rush Limbaugh's Final Show of 2020

"I wasn't expected to be alive today," he said. "I wasn't expected to make it to October, and then to November, and then to December. And yet, here I am, and today, got some problems, but I'm feeling pretty good today." ~ Rush Limbaugh (December 20, 2020)--Rush Limbaugh opens his final... Read more →


OPERATION SAFE QUARANTINE: Child Pornography Charges Filed Against 12

Second Phase of Operation Safe Quarantine Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that the second round of a multi- agency investigation fueled by an increase in threatening online activity towards children during the ongoing pandemic has resulted in the arrests of 15 individuals on charges such as possessing and distributing... Read more →


Bill Donohue Remembering Rush Limbaugh

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the death of Rush Limbaugh: No talk-show host, on radio or TV—liberal or conservative—has ever had as much public impact as Rush Limbaugh. His voice was a gift from God and his daily presentations and musings were classic. He did not need prepared scripts:... Read more →


NEST: Retail Industry Has Been A Big Help in Curbing Spread of COVID-19

(GLOUCESTER CITY, N.J. -- Feb. 16, 2021) According to studies conducted by South Jersey-based integrated facilities management firm NEST, the retail industry has done its part to curb the spread of COVID-19 since April 2020. A data set of reactive janitorial https://gloucestercitynews.net work orders across multiple specialty retailers shows the fluctuation... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: Eavesdropping at the Mule Barn Coffee Shop

CNBNews Contributor If you didn’t know what time of the year it was, or what the weather was like, you could tell simply by eavesdropping at the philosophy counter of the Mule Barn coffee shop. Let’s give it a try. “Good to see you here, Doc,” said Herb Collins. “That warm... Read more →


NJDOT is now accepting grant applications for the Urban Youth Corps summer jobs program

The program develops life and job skills for disadvantaged youth (Trenton) The New Jersey Department of Transportation today announced that grant applications are being accepted for the Youth Corps Urban Gateway Enhancement program. The program provides employment opportunities to underserved youth and young adults through community-service projects. “The Youth Corps Urban... Read more →


Attention Maryland Fishing Industry; CARES Act Applications Now Available

Final Two Weeks The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announces that applications remain available through February 28, 2021 for economic relief funds for the commercial seafood industry through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES), for those who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The application will... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: PRESIDENT FORD, NAVY VETERAN, COLLEGE FOOTBALL STAR

President Ford as a football player Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Gerald Ford, 38th president of the United States, World War II Navy veteran and collegiate football star, is also the president who, in 1975, signed Public... Read more →


A Detailed Guide to Four Popular Small Dog Breeds

Do you find small dog breeds extremely cute? Besides their adorable appearance, these canines are affectionate, spirited, and cost-effective. They are highly adaptable, portable, and not demanding in view of exercise. Many families decide to adopt small dog breeds because of their friendly personality, devotion, and brightness. The majority of individuals... Read more →


Congressman Norcross Appointed to Science, Space/Technology Group

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) has been appointed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to serve as a member of the Science, Space and Technology Committee for the 117th Congress. Norcross was appointed to the Energy Subcommittee, as well as the Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee. “It’s an honor to be... Read more →


Why do you need to know about the risks involved in commercial real estate investments?

Commercial real estate investments help you to make a lot of money. If you have invested in real estate, you will surely get many rewards by buying and owning investment properties. Purchasing a physical property brings in a lot of comfort to the investors. But it also has many risks associated... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: Murphy Creates Council on Green Economy; $100M Expenditure

NEWARK – Governor Phil Murphy announced an investment of more than $100 million in clean, equitable transportation projects that will improve air quality and reduce the effects of climate change while moving New Jersey towards 100 percent clean energy by 2050. Leveraging proceeds from New Jersey’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse... Read more →


A Guide on How to Buy Winter Tires

When winter comes, all drivers think of getting the best tires that will have their car run smoothly. It becomes difficult for those who use all-seasons tires to understand that they have to change their vehicle tires to winter tires. So why are they called all season if they cannot serve... Read more →


Analysing the Evolution of South Korea’s Sports Nationalism

Among many other things in their culture, fascinatingly, sports is one element that has strengthened their collective solidarity in South Korea. One of the main contributors to how sports nationalism advanced in the country is the media. Sports broadcasting and sports analysis that comes along with it are some of the... Read more →


Delaware Announces Settlement with Solvay Specialty Polymers USA, LLC

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today announced a settlement with Solvay Specialty Polymers USA, LLC to address perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) allegedly released from the company’s facility in the Marshallton area of New Castle County. On Sept. 11, 2020 DNREC notified Solvay that it is a potentially... Read more →


Mayor Ronald J. DiMura Sentenced to 60 Days for Stealing Over $80,000

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that former Middlesex Borough Mayor Ronald J. DiMura was sentenced to prison today for stealing more than $75,000 from various local political campaigns. DiMura, 64, whose term as mayor ended in December 2019, was sentenced today to seven years in state prison by Superior Court... Read more →


Video: China Blames Record Smog on Firecrackers

Two Chinese netizens have disappeared. That’s after they and a group of others tried to celebrate the Lunar New year by mocking the head of the Communist Party. Beijing endures heavy smog over the holiday weekend. At its worst, levels of one pollutant reached 20 times higher than what air quality... Read more →


Pennacchio Resolution Seeks to Put SALT Back on the Table for Tax-Weary NJ Residents

Introduces Measure Urging Congress to Restore Full Deduction for State and Local Taxes Paid In an effort to relieve New Jersey taxpayers faced with some of the highest property tax bills in the nation, Senator Joe Pennacchio today introduced a resolution urging the United States Congress to reinstate the unlimited state... Read more →