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February 2021

Shaw University Recognizes HBTI Presidential/Deans Fellows

Presidential/Deans Fellows Kathlene Judd and Yuri Yamamoto will help advance the mission of Shaw University Divinity School Shaw University Divinity School (SUDS) is excited to announce scholarships to two Historically Black Theological Institutions (HBTI) Presidential/Deans Fellows, Kathlene Judd and Yuri Yamamoto. "Shaw University is extremely proud to award Kathlene and Yuri... Read more →


NJ News Commons: MURPHY SHARES $44.8B SPENDING PROPOSAL

2022 BUDGET: Yesterday, Gov. Phil Murphy delivered the state's 2022 budget address. Love Your Money Gloucestercitynews.net files The $44.8 billion plan is 10% bigger than last year's, but there are no new taxes to fund the increase. This budget features a full, $6.4 billion contribution to the state's pension system for... Read more →


Consumer Tips: Dealing with Weather Alerts

February 23, 2021 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC Winter this year is turning out to have its own set of weather-related emergencies — and right now, all in the midst of a pandemic. Lots of us are really ready for the winter of 2021 to be... Read more →


Online Gambling in North America: Where Can You Play?

Online gambling is incredibly popular in the UK, in several European countries, and in plenty more places. However, the rules for online gambling across North America is a little confusing, so where can you play online casino games and enjoy gambling? Take a look here to find out. USA While there... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Needs Your Help; Theft of Wholesale Outlet Vehicle

suspect above/see video below BLENHEIM/GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--The pictured suspect exits a dark colored sedan parked at the adjacent Wawa Store, enters the rear parking area of the Wholesale Outlet Auto Sales on the Black Horse Pike in the Blenheim Section of Gloucester Township. The suspect enters the victim’s 2002 Ford F350,... Read more →


Wreaths Across America 2021 Race Program

Expanded partnership with event-management and timing company CompetitorME provides a variety of options for supporters looking to log miles while raising funds to support the mission! COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine — Feb. 23, 2021 — Today, Wreaths Across America (WAA) proudly announces its 2021 Race Program which will include a 737-mile virtual... Read more →


Top Side Hustle Ideas To Make Some Extra Money On The Side

Earning a little extra income alongside your full-time job is never a bad idea. Not only will it allow you to potentially save more, but it also means you have some extra disposable income that can be used to buy the things you enjoy in life. There are many ways in... Read more →


Calvin A. Tomlin, of Bellmawr/Philly; The Sweetest, Kindest, Most Loving Man Ever

"I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good thing, therefore, that I can do, or any kindness I can show to any fellow human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer nor neglect it, For I shall not pass this way again." Today we lost... Read more →


NJ Top 5 for Most Flood-Prone Homes in Nation

The First Street Foundation released the Cost of Climate report this week. The report found that New Jersey is number 4 for residential properties at risk within Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHA). There are 94,146 residential properties in New Jersey that have a substantial flood risk, with an expected collective loss... Read more →


Jay R. Brad Classic Ford Auto Collector, Select M & T/Northeast Medical Owner

Jay R. Brad, On February 18, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 59. Beloved husband of Margaret "Peg" (nee Hutchinson). Devoted father of Amanda Cook (Rob), Megan Brad and his third child, his cat Snowflake Brad and grand-cats Tiger and Echo. Brother of Carolyn Lore (the late Ron Lore), Joann Cathart (Charlie) and... Read more →


Home Country: Dad-gum ol’ Doc

Slim Randles | CNBNews Contributor Nature hates a vacuum, and so does Windy Wilson. The other day, emerging from the drug store, he looked around, and, finding no handy audience, spoke instead to the world. “Dad-gum ol’ Doc, anyway,” he said. “He’s one-a my bestest pals, but if you go to... Read more →


Rutgers Confronts Ties to Slavery With New Historical Markers

President Jonathan Holloway announces plaques will be installed at four New Brunswick locations this spring Rutgers is taking new steps to acknowledge its connection to slavery and racial injustice with the creation of four additional historical markers that tell the story of its early benefactors whose families made their fortunes through... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing NJ: Fish and Wildlife's Skillful Angler Program

This year marks the 38th anniversary of the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife's Skillful Angler Program. For almost four decades the Division has been recognizing anglers who catch fish of "not quite record" size but large enough to have tested the angler's skill and be worthy of recognition in... Read more →


Bitcoin as Digital Currency Transaction Tool to Manage Online Operations

This is the era of Digital currency and the trend to make safe and secure investment plans are getting famous due to having great profit returns. Bitcoin is a digital currency that has a great reputation and importance being as online fast processing. Make sure, how to get satisfied and how... Read more →


CNB Medical News: Do People with Migraine Get Enough Exercise?

Two-and-a-Half Hours of Exercise a Week May Reduce Migraine Triggers by American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Newswise — MINNEAPOLIS – More than two-thirds of people with migraine do not get enough exercise, according to a preliminary study released today, February 23, 2021, that will be presented at the American Academy of... Read more →


February 25 Pick-6 Drawing Reaches $3.8M

TRENTON (Feb. 23, 2021) – The Pick-6 drawing on February 22 produced 11 winners of $2,497 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prizes to $9,988. The winning numbers for the Monday, February 22, drawing were: 05, 10, 31,... Read more →


Philly Man Charged with Selling Drugs that Killed Two Bucks County Residents

Ibrahim Khalil “Lil” Diabate A Philadelphia man is responsible for delivering the heroin-fentanyl mixture that led to the 2018 overdose deaths of two Bucks County residents. Ibrahim Khalil “Lil” Diabate, 27, was arraigned Friday on two counts each of drug delivery resulting in death, criminal use of a communication facility, possession... Read more →


How to Reduce Vibrations in Machines

In machinery, vibration can be exemplified by the oscillation or motions of mechanical components. Some of the most common machines we see in our day-to-day lives are pumps, generators, engines, and so on. All of these produce vibration. In any industrial environment, mechanical vibrations are common and expected. It’s a crucial... Read more →


WalletHub: NJ Worst State to Retire In

By Mary Stroka | The Center Square contributor The Center Square) – Based on affordability, quality of life, and health care factors, The Garden State is the worst state to retire in, according to a recent analysis from WalletHub on the 50 states. New Jersey's overall score was 37.41 across affordability,... Read more →


From Prof to Professional: Anyssa Sanchez '17

NJIT photo credit to Lamar Carter story by Joe Nicolo '22 GLASSBORO, NJ - There are some people in this world who tend to leave a lasting impact on everyone and everything in their path. Anyssa Sanchez is one of those people. Rowan University is one of those places lucky enough... Read more →


Game On Grant Program to Support Local Recreational Events 

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., February 23, 2021 – South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE: SJI), today announced the kick-off of its annual Game On Grant Program providing twenty $1,000 grants to recreational organizations in its service territory, serving children ages four to eighteen. The grants provide critical... Read more →


Christians Beware of the Equality Act; Tell Your Congress Member to Vote No

Bill Donohue |CNBNews Contributor February 22, 2021 Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why the Equality Act is flawed: According to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the Equality Act is "about ending discrimination"; President Joe Biden agrees. That may be its intent, but its effect is to promote the most comprehensive assault... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Montclair State 2020-2021 Women's Swimming and Diving Team MONTCLAIR, NJ (02/23/2021)-- Montclair State University recognizes the 2020-2021 Women's Red Hawk swimming and diving team. Freshman Gianna Antonelli of Marlton (08053), majoring in Undeclared. Sophomore Erin Barrett of Cinnaminson (08077), majoring in Nutrition. The Red Hawks are led by 32nd-year Head Coach... Read more →


Dona A. Parker, of Mullica Hill (nee Bobo), formerly of Gloucester City; GHS Alum

Dona A. Parker Dona A. Parker, “Bo”, (nee Bobo), 78, of Mullica Hill, NJ, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ passed away on February 21, 2021. Beloved wife of Henry G. Parker for 45 years, devoted mother of Walter McGuinness, Jr. (Jeanette), Glenn Parker and the late Colleen Sorbello (Samuel). Loving grandmother... Read more →


Rowan U Athletics Returning in March

GLASSBORO, NJ - Rowan University Athletics has announced that it will return to competition in early March for the sports of baseball, softball, women’s lacrosse and men’s and women’s outdoor track & field, after being idle for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to maintain a safe environment... Read more →


How to Set up a Cannabis Dispensary

With over 14 states allowing the legal consumption of cannabis, it is likely that its legalization will spread to more and more parts of the country. Whether you are in an area that allows for the set up of cannabis businesses or you expect it to be legalized soon, you might... Read more →


Former Bellmawr Resident Jesse Ryan Yip Succumbs; Triton Alum, Avid Skydiver

Jesse Ryan Yip age 33 Suddenly, on February 12, 2021, at age 33. Of Port Charlotte, Florida. Formerly of Bellmawr, NJ. Beloved son of Dawn Renn and William “Jesse” Yip. Loving brother of Dylan Powers, Alexis Yip and Jenna Yip. Cherished maternal grandson of Jane Renn and the late Robert Renn.... Read more →


James V. Heise, Jr., Correction Officer, PBA Executive, Desert Storm Vet

James V. Heise, Jr. February 3, 1966 - February 17, 2021 Surrounded by love and his family, James “Jimmy” Heise, Jr. passed away peacefully at the age of 55 on February 17th, 2021 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Born and raised in Collingswood, NJ and 22 year resident of Mantua, NJ.... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Lieutenant Eugene Lascondiana, Stabbed to Death by Inmate

Lieutenant Eugene Lascondiana Department of Correction, Indiana End of Watch Sunday, February 21, 2021 Michigan City, Indiana-Lieutenant Eugene Lasco, age 57, was stabbed to death by an inmate at the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City, Indiana. The prisoner was being escorted through a common area when he began to assault... Read more →


Review: Famoid - Best Instagram followers

In this current century, you won’t find any internet user who does not have a social media account. Since maintaining a website takes time and requires a budget, social media platforms are the only way of communication and promotion for most small businesses. For this reason, you have to care about... Read more →


Op-Ed: Gov. Tom Wolf No Friend of Pennsylvania

Nathan Benefield | RealClearWire/The Center Square In New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is under renewed scrutiny for his bungled nursing home policy and a subsequent coverup to avoid a Justice Department Wolf, no friend of Pennsylvania residents investigation. Questionable gubernatorial leadership, though, isn’t limited to the Empire State. Just look south... Read more →


CNB Books: ‘A Mirror And A Prayer’

Beauty Icon’s Unfiltered Reflections On A Rocky And Wild Ride Gina Rivera finally found “the authentic me…waiting to break free.” Her memoir is one part narrative, one part how to succeed in business, and all parts inspiration. (NAPSI)—There was a time when Gina Rivera: • Stole cookie dough and gasoline during... Read more →


Jerry Shields Sentenced for Sexual Assault and Other Crimes that Occurred in Avalon

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announced on Friday, February 19, 2021, Jerry Shields, a 32-year-old male from Port Jefferson, New York, was sentenced to 11 years in New Jersey State Prison by the Honorable Bernard E. DeLury, Jr., Presiding Judge of the... Read more →


The History of Law Enforcement in The Black Community

Cape May Court House, New Jersey - Coalition for A Safe Community and the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office welcomes the public to a Black History Month Virtual Zoom/Presentation on The History of Law Enforcement in The Black Community (Use of Force Revisited) with Dr. Theodore Darden. The event will take... Read more →


Where Are Danielle Imbo/Richard Petrone Jr., Couple Disappeared in 2005

PHILADELPHIA PA (Feb. 23, 2021)--The FBI, Philadelphia Police Department, New Jersey State Police, Mount Laurel Police Department, and Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office are seeking the public’s assistance as we continue to investigate the disappearance, 16 years ago today, of Danielle (Ottobre) Imbo and Richard Petrone, Jr. They were last seen in... Read more →


NJ Students Named to Western New England University's Fall 2020 Dean's List

SPRINGFIELD, MA (02/22/2021)-- Close to 750 students have been named to the Fall 2020 Dean's List at Western New England University. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must achieve a GPA of 3.30 or higher. "We are so proud of our Dean's List students who demonstrated an unwavering commitment to... Read more →


Since 2000 Asian Population in NJ Increased 95%; Bias Crime Against Asians Also Up

Camden City N.J. – Acting Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is showing support and highlighting resources for the Asian community following the recent increase in attacks against Asian Americans in some areas of the country. Gloucestercitynews.net files The State of New Jersey has the third-highest population... Read more →


Kutztown University Announces Fall 2020, Winter 2021 Degree Recipients

KUTZTOWN, PA (02/22/2021)-- Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 480 students for the 2020 fall semester and 2021 winter session. Kutztown University announces degree conferment twice a year, once in the winter and once in the summer. Commencement exercises are held in May and December; however, students finish the... Read more →


Cherry Hill Resident Charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child

Camden City, N.J. – A Cherry Hill man has been charged after detectives learned he was soliciting sexually explicit images of underage girls, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer and Cherry Hill Police Chief William “Bud” Monaghan. Peter Tomasetti, 24, of Cherry Hill has been charged with one count... Read more →


NJBIA Not Pleased with NJ's Adult-use Cannabis Reform

(Feb. 22, 2021)--New Jersey Business & Industry Association Chief Government Affairs Officer Chrissy Buteas issued the following statement regarding the signing of Adult-use Cannabis Reform Bills into law today. “We are disappointed that the enabling legislation signed today to create an adult-use cannabis market falls short on allowing businesses to effectively... Read more →


Pemberton Township Man Charged with Fatally Shooting Cousin

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Pemberton Township Police Chief David King announced that a Browns Mills man was charged yesterday with fatally shooting his cousin during an Antwian Warthen argument Friday night. Antwian Warthen, 29, of the 400 block of Garden Avenue, was charged with Murder (First Degree), Possession of... Read more →


NJ Marijuana Legalization Bills Now Law

Anybody want to get high? Come to NJ it is legal!!! ~CNBNews By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square)(Feb. 22, 2021) – Gov. Phil Murphy has signed into law legislation that legalizes marijuana in New Jersey and a measure to address underage possession and consumption. However, some... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: $1.2B OF COVID-19 SUPPORT IS COMING TO NJ SCHOOLS

The Murphy administration will devote over $1 billion from federal COVID funds for school districts, with a major focus on mental health and learning supports Gloucestercitynews.net files for students. Grants will also be available for tutoring and summer programs. "Providing our school communities with increased flexibility and support is essential to... Read more →


From Bones We Rise, The Empathics Now Through May 1, Gallery visits by appointment

From Bones We Rise re-imagines the world through The Empathics, a futuristic utopian female race GLASSBORO, NJ – Saya Woolfalk is a New York-based artist who created a complex, futuristic utopian culture and society of an interspecies female race called The Empathics. Their mythology and story of origins began with the... Read more →


Face of Defense: Border Patrol Encounter Baby Born in Frigid Temperatures Near the Rio Grande

MISSION, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station (MCS) agents encounter an adult female and her newborn in the brush near the Rio Grande. Friday evening, MCS agents working in Mission, Texas, received information that a pregnant Honduran woman was in distress somewhere in the brush near the Rio Grande. Agents immediately... Read more →


First Neighborhood COVID-19 Vaccination and Education Center in the Cramer Hill Section of Camden 

(CAMDEN CITY, NJ) - Cooper University Health Care opened the first neighborhood-based COVID-19 Vaccination and Education Center at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center in Camden in Cramer Hill. The Cramer Hill and East Camden section makes up 38% of Camden’s population, but accounts for 44% of COVID-19... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Biden v. The Bishops

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor February 19, 2021 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the growing tension between President Biden and the bishops: President Biden has been in office for just over a month and already he is on a collision course with the bishops. It reached a new level... Read more →


How Students Can Help Deal With Pollution

The world we currently live in is very badly affected by increasing pollution levels. On an everyday basis, we use a lot of things that add to this problem. From vehicles emitting pollutants directly into the air to the use of plastic that ends up in landfills or goes to the... Read more →


GLOBAL DATA: Serena Williams tops the commercial pile for women’s sport at an estimated $32.2m

Tennis legend Serena Williams stands as the most commercially valued athlete across women’s sport with her 18 partnerships standing at an estimated $32.2m for 2021. Grand slam rival Naomi Osaka comes in second at $27.1m, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Gloucestercitynews.net files Patrick Kinch, Sport Analyst at... Read more →


Transportation Security Administration Hiring over 6,000 Airport Security Officers

WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is launching recruitment efforts nationwide to fill over 6,000 Transportation Security Officer (TSO) positions by summer 2021. “TSOs are a critical first line defense in securing our nation’s commercial air transportation system,” said Melanie Harvey, acting Executive Assistant Administrator for TSA’s Security Operations. “Each... Read more →