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June 22, 2021

Rowan's Men and Women Swimming Teams and Diving Teams Honored

RICHMOND, VA – Rowan’s men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams have each earned Scholar All-America honors by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for their student-athletes’ efforts in the classrooms this year. The men’s team posted a GPA of 3.51 with 22 student-athletes while the women’s team maintained a 3.48 GPA with 11 student-athletes. "Coaches Bowser and Blaschke did an exceptional job despite the absence of a Metropolitan Championship.," noted CSCAA Executive Director Greg Earhart. "These are some of the best ambassadors of Rowan and Athletic Director Giannini, President Houshmand, and Dr. JoAnne Bullard (Faculty... Read more →

GOP Senate Candidate Polistina Blast Murphy for Blaming Crime Rise in AC on Pandemic

TRENTON, NJ (June 22, 2021)--Former Assemblyman and Republican Senate candidate Vince Polistina released the following statement after Governor Phil Murphy tried to blame the surge of violent crime in Atlantic City on the COVID pandemic and increasing temperature and humidity; "Governor Murphy is clueless on this topic and Vince Mazzeo should have the guts to call him out on it. The spike in crime in Atlantic City isn't about COVID or the weather, it's about a Democratic Party across this country that has targeted our brave law enforcement as scapegoats and consistently undermines the rule of law, said Polistina." "When... Read more →

New Jersey has an 87.28% Save Rate for Shelter Dogs and Cats 

According to Annual Data Report from Best Friends Animal Society 96% of Animals Killed in State Shelters in 2020 Were Cats KANAB, Utah -- Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization, today released its sixth annual pet lifesaving dataset, which gives a national overview of the number of dogs and cats that enter and exit shelters each year. Best Friends measures shelter lifesaving with a metric called “save rate.” A 90 percent save rate is the nationally recognized benchmark to be considered “no-kill,” factoring that approximately 10 percent of pets who enter shelters have medical or behavioral circumstances that... Read more →

Your Money: Rutgers Students Face 2.6% Tuition Increase

Board approves $4.8 billion 2021-2022 budget following tuition freeze during pandemic The Rutgers University Board of Governors today approved a $4.8 billion budget that includes a 2.6 percent increase in tuition and fees for the 2021-2022 academic year, following a freeze in tuition and a fees reduction for the past year in recognition of pandemic-related hardships. “We know that tuition increases are difficult for our students, especially after a challenging year, and we would avoid any increase if the numbers would allow it,” said Mark Angelson, chair of the Board of Governors. “We are committed to providing an affordable, high-quality... Read more →

Cape May Coast Guard Training Center Hosting 4th of July Sunset Parade

CAPE MAY, N.J. – U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is scheduled to host an Independence Day Sunset Parade at the base at 8 p.m., July 4, in honor of Cape May County first responders and health professionals who were on the frontlines keeping our community safe while fighting Covid-19 over the last year. CAPE MAY, NJ, 08.04.2019; Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May CAPE MAY, N.J. -- Recruits companies from U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May prepare to march on the parade field as part of a Sunset... Read more →

Joseph Cipriani, of Gloucester City, age 63, Triton High School Alum

Gloucester City – Surrounded by his loving family at home, Joe passed on June 19, 2021, at age 63. Loving and devoted husband of 13 years to Rita L. Cipriani (nee McCall). Loving father of Chelsea Cipriani, Katie Jo Borer (Steve), Anjanette Munch (Mike), Joseph Cipriani Jr. (Roxanna), Jeffrey Clark, Thomas Tampa and the late David M. Clark, III. Cherished Pop Pop of Stevie Jo, Abigail, Paulie, Brody, Marley, Lianna, Emma and Zoe. Cherished son of Winifred Cipriani (nee Flagg) and the late Joseph Cipriani. Beloved brother of Frank Cipriani, Michael Cipriani and Christopher Cipriani. Also survived by many loving... Read more →

Shenandoah Recognizes More Than 900 Dean's List Students, Some Are From New Jersey

WINCHESTER, VA (06/21/2021)-- Shenandoah would like to honor the 962 students who made the Spring 2021 Dean's List. To be considered for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 semester hours and earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher. Jason Morgan is from Marlton, NJ (08053). Lindsey Florio is from Marlton, NJ (08053). Isabelle Howley is from Burlington, NJ (08016). Maxwell Castellano is from Northfield, NJ (08225). Elizabeth McGee is from Moorestown, NJ (08057). Gabriella Raspanti is from Sewell, NJ (08080). Rebecca Briant is from Mount Holly, NJ (08060). Brianna Lincks is from Bridgeton, NJ (08302). Dylan... Read more →

National Guardsman Maliek Brown of Lawnside Promoted to Rank of Sgt

New York Army National Guard Captain Neysia Scott, promotes Staff Sgt Tennisha Gilkes to her new rank during a promotion ceremony held at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan on June 21, 2021. Both Soldiers are assigned to the 369th Sustainment Brigade and are currently serving as part of the New York National Guard's COVID-19 response mission. (US Army National Guard photo by Specialist Li Ji) LATHAM, NY (06/21/2021)-- Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their... Read more →

CNBNews Pet Tips: Mobility for Your Paralyzed Dog

The case of dogs is not like the humans who feel comfortable even when sitting for long hours. Unlike people who can merely sit in front of the TV or use the computer all day, dogs are naturally active and they love to wander around and explore as their way to enjoy life. Peyton Cleary as a puppy That is why when your dog falls ill or worse becomes disabled, you can feel its sadness deeply over its situation. A paralyzed dog is same as a dead one. It can't go around and therefore can't follow whatever provokes his sense... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Students Named to President's List at Mount St. Mary's University EMMITSBURG, MD (06/22/2021)-- Mount St. Mary's University is pleased to announce that 180 students earned President's List honors in the Spring 2021 semester. These high-achieving students earned a 4.0 grade point average with at least 12 earned credits in the Spring 2021 semester. Nicholas DiNunzio of Williamstown Stephanie Huseby of Medford Emily O'Donnell of Cherry Hill Alyssa Pinto of Browns Mills DeSales Spring 2021 Dean's List CENTER VALLEY, PA (06/22/2021)-- The following students made the Dean's List for the Spring 2021 semester at DeSales University. To qualify for Dean's List,... Read more →

Traffic Alert: Holy Child Parish Lawn Festival

Gloucester Township Police Traffic Advisory- Expect HEAVY vehicle and pedestrian traffic on Evesham Road at Black Horse Pike Rt 168 starting 6PM tonight, Monday June 21 to this Saturday June 26 due to the Holy Child Parish Lawn Festival. If you are not attending the festival, please attempt to avoid this area between the hours of 6 PM to 10 PM Mon-Thurs, and between the hours of 6 PM to 11 PM Friday & Saturday. Thank you. Address/Location Gloucester Township Police Department 1261 Chews Landing Rd Gloucester Township, NJ 08021 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-228-4500 Read more →

Atlantic City Community College Receives $50,000 Planning Grant

Aerial photo of Atlantic City Inlet section. (Courtesy of Atlantic Cape Community College) 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... Read more →

Booker and Gillibrand Featured Speakers at From Pandemic to Progress Event

The Women’s Center for Entrepreneurship will host a virtual conference, From Pandemic to Progress - How Small Businesses Can Prosper During Covid and Beyond, along with regional Women’s Business Centers, WBEC East Philadelphia, PA and Women’s Enterprise Development Center, Westchester County, NY. Additional media partners include LAEDA Women’s Business Center and Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University. The event will take place on June 24, 2021 and stream online. It will feature all star keynote speakers Senator Cory Booker, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Natalie Madeira Cofield, SBA Office of Women’s Business Ownership. Participating sponsors include Wells Fargo, PayPal, Fiverr,... Read more →

CNB Consumer News: Summer, Spending And Savings

(NAPSI)—With vaccination rates increasing, Americans are heading outdoors and gearing up for a summer of fun. Google searches on terms like “camping” and “beach vacation” are trending up. And many kids will be returning to summer camp for the first time since the pandemic. For the majority of Americans, summer 2021 may finally welcome a return to normal. However, this summer season also stands to be one of the priciest couple of months to date. The latest Consumer Price Index shows that prices have gone up 3.8% (excl. food and energy prices) in the last year and online prices have... Read more →

Susquehanna University Students from NJ Named on Dean's List

SELINSGROVE, PA (06/21/2021)-- Susquehanna University congratulates its dean's list students. The dean's list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester. Julia Adams, of Palmyra, is an English-Publishing & Editing and Marketing major of the Class of 2023 and a graduate of Palmyra. Zoe Bork, of Egg Hbr Twp, is an Early Childhood Education major of the Class of 2024 and a graduate of Egg Harbor Twp. Victoria Clarke, of Egg Harbor City, is a Finance major of the Class of 2023 and a graduate of Absegami. Brett... Read more →

Guest Opinion. 59 Democrats Lecture The Bishops

By Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contribut0r June 21, 2021 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a letter by Catholic Democrats directed at the bishops: Seems like everyone is lecturing the bishops these days. The latest to do so are 59 Democrats who identify as Catholics. Leading the charge is Rep. Rosa DeLauro. On June 18, she issued a "Statement of Principles" that chastises the bishops for addressing the issue of Catholic public figures who reject core Catholic moral teachings; 73% of the bishops voted to consider a document on the suitability of these self-identified Catholics to receive Holy Communion.... Read more →