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June 3, 2021

Rowan Opens World Series Play Friday

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - The seventh-ranked Rowan baseball team begins its bid for the national championship on Friday, June 4 when it faces Wheaton College in its opening game of the NCAA Division III World Series at 5:30 p.m. ET (4:30 p.m. CT), at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.... Read more →


Officer Down: Lieutenant Adam Gustafson Suffers Fatal Heart Attack

Lieutenant Adam Gustafson West Fargo Police Department, North Dakota End of Watch Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Lieutenant Adam Gustafson, age 40, suffered a fatal heart attack after attending active shooter training at the department's range. He had returned to the West Fargo Police Department headquarters following the training and was found unresponsive in the garage.... Read more →


Officer Down: Sergeant Dominic Vaca Shot and Killed During Motorcycle Chase

Sergeant Dominic Vaca San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, California End of Watch Monday, May 31, 2021 Sergeant Dominic Vaca, 47, was shot and killed following a vehicle pursuit of a motorcycle in Yucca Valley at about 2:00 pm. Deputies were conducting enforcement operations for off-highway vehicle violations when they attempted to stop the motorcycle near... Read more →


U.S. Coast Guard, Cape May, Resumes Guest Attendance at Recruit Graduations  

U.S. Coast Guard Base, Cape May NJ (source U.S. Coast Guard) CAPE MAY, N.J. — U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, N.J., is scheduled to reopen recruit graduations to guest attendance on June 4, beginning with recruit company Oscar-200. In line with updated CDC and New Jersey guidance, along with successful vaccination and mitigation... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Lebanon Valley College Commencement

ANNVILLE, PA (06/01/2021)-- Nearly 440 students in the Class of 2021 undergraduate and graduate programs celebrated their educational and personal accomplishments during three Commencement ceremonies this weekend. The College held three distinct Commencements-one for physical therapy doctoral graduates and two for undergraduate degree recipients-as part of the CDC and other COVID-19 protocols. Local students include:... Read more →


Past NJ Official Adds Additional Charges Against Murphy, State Rep to Whistleblower Lawsuit

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, accompanied by State Police Col. Pat Callahan, speaks May 19, 2021, during a news conference at Island Beach State Park in Berkeley Township, New Jersey. Photo courtesy of the New Jersey Governor's Office (The Center Square) – A former New Jersey official... Read more →


Leading money-in-politics data nonprofits merge to form OpenSecrets

A state-of-the-art democratic accountability organization Center for Responsive Politics and National Institute on Money in Politics launch combined organization to integrate federal, state and local data WASHINGTON, JUNE 2, 2021 — The nation’s two leading money-in-politics data organizations have joined forces to help Americans hold their leaders accountable at the federal and state levels, they... Read more →


"Operation Safe Quarantine” comes to an end; pursuit of offenders will continue

Multi-Agency Initiative Yields Nine More Child Pornography Arrests Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that nine more people have been charged as part of an operation targeting online predatory behavior and the possession and distribution of child sexual abuse material. The arrests were conducted as part of the BCPO’s Operation Safe Quarantine, which pursued... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Kutztown University Dean's List

KUTZTOWN, PA (06/02/2021)-- Nearly 2,300 students have been named to the Spring 2021 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average of 3.60. Kelly N Askins of Galloway, NJ (08205). Abigail K Begolly... Read more →


PATCO Hosts Seeing Eye Puppies in Training

In this particular case, practice makes paw-fect! PATCO was proud to host several seeing eye puppies in training as they took their first ever train ride on Saturday, April 17. The five puppies and 13 seeing eye puppy raisers boarded a westbound train at the Woodcrest Station and made the trip across the Ben Franklin... Read more →


Rowan's Murphy, McIsaac, Atiya Named to Annual D3baseball.com All-American Team

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan’s Ryan Murphy (Reading, PA/Wilson), Ryan McIsaac (Millville, NJ/Millville) and Eli Atiya (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill) have been named to the 13th annual D3baseball.com All-America team, as the World-Series bound Profs joined a select list of players selected from more than 800 nominated. Murphy, a junior right fielder, was named the All-America... Read more →


$11.6 Billion Hudson Tunnel Project between NY, NJ might BECOME a Reality

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tours the North River Rail Tunnel that connects New Jersey and New York Wednesday on Dec. 19, 2018. Flickr / Gov. Andrew Cuomo (The Center Square) – A pair of federal agencies issued the Final Environment Impact Statement and Record of Decision... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: York College Dean's List

Over 1500 Students Named to Dean's List for the Spring 2021 Semester at York College of Pennsylvania YORK, PA (05/26/2021)-- Over 1500 York College of Pennsylvania Students Were Named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2021 Semester Cole Bennett of Vineland, NJ (08361) a sophomore Business Administration major Emma Boeckle of Monroeville, NJ (08343)... Read more →


Graduating Rutgers-Camden Forensic Science Student Creates New Fingerprinting Powder

TO THE POINT: CAMDEN CITY – Kristen Smith had a problem. The Rutgers University–Camden graduate student was conducting research in her forensics lab, following the recipe for a florescent-based fingerprint powder, when she realized that she couldn’t get a vital component in time to complete the project. So she took matters into her own hands... Read more →


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Scrapbook of Carmen Palmiero, Outstanding GHS/Penn State Athlete Who Died Too Soon

CNBNews-Carmen Palmiero of Brooklawn was an outstanding all-around athlete at Gloucester City High School in mid-1950s. Palmiero was a 4 sport star playing Football, Basketball, Baseball, and Track. Palmiero headed to Penn State after his graduation where he excelled in Basketball. Tragically Palmiero and a friend died in an auto accident driving home for Christmas... Read more →