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June 21, 2021

Philadelphia Happenings & Events

Tweet Forward to a Friend Rothman Roller Rink The Rothman Roller Rink offers daily outdoor roller skating at Dilworth Park. Hour-long sessions are available Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m.-8:45 p.m. and on Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m.-11:15 p.m. Admission is $8 for children 10 and younger, and $10 for adults; roller skate rental is $5. Mondays and Tuesdays from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. is Matinee Skate, when admission is $5 off for guests of all ages. Rink patrons are encouraged to book all sessions in advance. The Rothman Roller Rink season will come to an end on July 11.... Read more →

*Brooklawn Residents! Volunteers Are Needed for Community Clean-Up Day

Attention Brooklawn Residents! Participate in our community-wide clean-up day. Join us as we get outdoors together for a few hours and spring cleaning. Clean your property, sidewalk and street, and let’s keep Brooklawn Beautiful! We are looking for volunteers to be part of a team that will focused on targeted areas throughout town that need some loving care. Date of Community Clean-up Day to be announced. To volunteer, click here. Read more →

Weekly Camden County Events

North Mississippi Allstars Plus Special Guest Carly Brand Join Us for the Next Concert at Haddon Heights Dell on Wednesday, July 14th North Mississippi Allstars plus special guest Carly Brand take the stage for our next Sundown Music Series at Haddon Lake Park on Wednesday, July 14th. All concerts are free to attend and start at 7 PM. North Mississippi Allstars is an American blues and southern rock band from Hernando, Mississippi, founded in 1996. The band is currently composed of brothers Luther Dickinson and Cody Dickinson. Read More. Free Fitness Classes This Summer Feel the Burn this Summer with... Read more →

100 Pandas Slot

The 100 Pandas slot machine online game from IGT Games is a very appealing experience, but is it worth playing beyond the free version? Here's what the game has to offer. Online Casino Graphics 100 Pandas slot is an online video slot game, and that means graphics. The green background and vivid matching symbols create a very appealing design, and the background music doesn't get annoying during long playing sessions. If it's aiming to represent the 'China spirit' or 'oriental style', then it does it quite well, with a big focus on the panda family that gives the game its... Read more →

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

CNB SPORTS--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 Vacation in his Sophomore year. We were recently provided with a copy of a scrapbook by Rose Van Eck, Carmen’s sister. Carmen achieved many awards while being a 4 sport star for the Lions and also the 1954 New Jersey Champions Brooklawn American Legion.... Read more →

Medal of Honor Monday: Air Force Col. William A. Jones III, a Pilot in Vietnam...

Jones' oxygen mask was burned beyond use and his helmet visor and the gauges and knobs on his instrument panel had melted. Jones himself suffered burns all over his body. But yet, he continued his search for the down pilot BY KATIE LANGE, DOD NEWS Pain can often cloud your judgment, especially under extreme duress, but not for Air Force Col. William A. Jones III. As a pilot in Vietnam, he remained in control of his charred plane long enough to fly nearly 90 miles to relay information that would help save another pilot's life. For his valiant effort, despite... Read more →

Stockton U Hosting Virtual Summer Entrepreneurship and Business Academy

The Stockton University School of Business will hold a virtual Summer Entrepreneurship and Business Academy for rising high school juniors from July 19-23. The program, which will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., will introduce students to college level business courses. Participants will learn about accounting, business analytics, computer information systems, finance management, marketing and hospitality. The program includes sessions with area business leaders and a business plan competition. Thanks to donors, students may be eligible to attend for free. Interested students should apply by June 18. More information on SEBA is online at School of Business | Stockton... Read more →

CNB Consumer News: What To Know About Mold And Mildew

(NAPSI)—If you’re like a lot of homeowners, your domicile is in danger from an insidious, invisible growth—mold—and you don’t even know it. That’s because for many people, mold conjures up images of smelly, green and black growth that can cause serious respiratory issues. It is often found in a home after an intrusive water event, such as a flood or a severe rainstorm. The reality is, just about every home has mold, though it only becomes a concern when there are moist building materials and you begin to notice visible mold growth and can smell it. Why To Fight Mold... Read more →

Two Men from United Kingdom Die from Overdose in Atlantic City, Tyrell Gist Charged with their Deaths

ATLANTIC CITY (June 17, 2021)--— An Atlantic City man is charged with 2 counts of Strict Liability Homicide and multiple narcotics offenses in connection to the drug related deaths of two men from the United Kingdom in March 2020, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Tyrell Gist Tyrell Gist, 24, was taken into custody by the ACPO Gangs, Guns and Narcotics Unit following an extensive drug related death investigation of the overdose deaths of Scott P. Jordon, 43, and Simon Gamble, 40, both of the United Kingdom. “I want to commend Detective Kayla Dodge and Assistant Prosecutor Allison Eiselen... Read more →

CNB Pet News: Seven Habits of Highly-Effective Owners of Elderly Dogs

Man's best friend is living longer than ever. This is due to our beloved canines' increased status as family member and families becoming conscientious about providing their dogs' appropriate veterinary care. As a result, we are faced with a variety of health care issues as they age. No matter which health issue you and your elderly dog may be dealing with, there are several components of good pet care you may wish keep in mind. •The first is to make sure your dog gets plenty of exercise and is not overweight. Much like humans, an overweight elderly dog will not... Read more →

AC College Receives Neighborhood Grant

Atlantic Cape Community College recently received a $50,000 Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit Planning grant from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to create a community-driven neighborhood revitalization plan for the Inlet section of Atlantic City. The Inlet includes Census Tracts 19 and 25 along the Absecon Inlet and is home to approximately 5,800 residents. The Inlet includes major facilities such as the Ocean Casino Resort, Gardner’s Basin Park, The Cove Condominium, Ocean Terrace apartments, Uptown School Complex, Flagship Resort, the Jeffries Towers Apartments, and housing of various types. In partnership with the City of Atlantic City, A.C. Housing... Read more →

Walter W. Skain, IV, of Gloucester City, Age 44

Sometimes, you find yourself in the middle of nowhere; and sometimes, in the middle of nowhere you find yourself. If four wheels move the body, two wheels move the soul, but the road to nowhere lead to Walter W. Skain, IV. Life is short. Walt broke the rules, forgave quickly, loved honestly, laughed easy and kept it simple. He rode often and he rode free. The greatest measure of a man is not measured in the crucible of imperfections, but rather, in the metamorphoses of what he becomes. Walt was a great guy; a caring father, husband, brother and friend.... Read more →

Rev. William J. Bleiler, former Pastor of St. Michael's, Member of VFW Post 10886

On June 17, 2021, Rev. William J. Bleiler, age 87, was called to His Heavenly Home after a brief illness. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Fr. Bleiler served as an MP in the US Army in Germany during the Korean War. After his honorable discharge, he received his BA in Humanities from the University of Michigan in 1960, his BA in Philosophy from the University of Niagara in 1962 and then his BA in Theology from the Pontifical Urban University in Rome and was ordained on January 6, 1966 at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome by Pope Paul VI. Fr.... Read more →

4 Amazing Reasons Why You Need A Seat Cushion For Office Chair

Your office is among the places where you spend most of your time throughout the week. However, to boost your experience in the office, your office chair must be comfortable as possible to save you from various health conditions such as backaches. One of the best decisions you can make is to get a seat cushion for your office chair because of its various benefits. It is cost-effective and provides you with ultimate comfort throughout your time in the office. Here are 4 amazing reasons why you need a seat cushion for an office chair; 1. Improves Your Sitting Posture... Read more →

Investigation into Fatal Stabbing in Atlantic City Continues

ATLANTIC CITY- A man was fatally stabbed Saturday night in Atlantic City and a woman who was also stabbed is hospitalized and remains in critical condition, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. At 9:17 p.m., on Saturday June 19, 2021, Atlantic City Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a female who was stabbed at a residence on South Carolina Avenue in Atlantic City. Atlantic City Police Officers arrived at the residence and discovered a 55 year-old male and a 37 year-old female with stab wounds. The man and woman were transported to Atlanticare Regional Medical Center... Read more →

Rutgers-Camden Students Presenting Virtual Production of One-Act-Plays

For Immediate Release CAMDEN – Rutgers University–Camden theater students will kick off the summer with virtual productions of four witty one-act plays. The Student-Directed Summer Fest will be held from Friday, June 25 to Sunday, June 27. Patrons will be sent an access link to view the production any time on June 25 through 11:45 p.m. June 27. Tickets are $10 for general admission; $7 for seniors; and $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni, and can be purchased at showtix4u.com/events/18480. The program consists of four one-act comedies: “3 a.m. Wake-up Call” by E. R. Schultz, directed by senior Rachel... Read more →