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June 24, 2021

Gloucester City Finally Has A Mayor

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 24, 2021)--It is official, Gloucester City's new mayor is Patrick Keating, longtime Gloucester City Democrat councilman, and a former Gloucester City Administrator. His term as councilman-at-large ends December 31, 2022. As a councilman, he was the chairman of the Finance and Administration Committee, member of the Public Works and Housing Committees, School Board Liaison, and Zero Tolerance Board member. Patrick Keating 2014 Gloucester City file photo Brian Morrell, city administrator, and the city police chief said Keating was sworn in at last week's caucus meeting. He replaces Dan Spencer who... Read more →


Coast Guard Atlantic City Medevacs Mariner from Vessel Near Manasquan Inlet

Atlantic City, N.J. (June 24, 2021)--— The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner from a motor vessel approximately 23 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, Thursday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received a report of a 72-year-old male experiencing stroke-like symptoms while aboard the motor vessel Voyager and needed immediate medical attention. Sector Delaware Bay dispatched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City and a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet to the scene. Once on scene, the Dolphin aircrew hoisted the mariner and safely transported him... Read more →


CNB HUNTING/FISHING DELAWARE: Youth Fishing Tournament Results Announced

Young anglers statewide submitted their biggest catches for the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s 35th annual Youth Fishing Tournament, held June 5 at more than 30 public freshwater fishing ponds as a fish-on-your-own, semi-virtual event for children ages four through 15. Tournament participants measured and submitted the length of their catches through the Fishing Chaos app to compete for the title of overall state winner with the biggest fish. The title went to Kane Messina of Millsboro, who caught a bass measuring 21 inches long. Big fish results also included: Largest largemouth bass: o First place: 21 inches... Read more →


$10,000 Lottery Ticket Winners, One from Wegmans, One from Xpress Mart

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $50,000,000 TRENTON (June 23, 2021) – There were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, June 22, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. Those tickets were purchased at the following locations: Camden County: Wegmans Food Markets #10, 2100 Route 70 West, Cherry Hill; and, Cumberland County: Xpress Mart, 1715 East Wheat Rd., Vineland. In addition to the third-tier prizes won, 16 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Three of those tickets were purchased... Read more →


Page Seven: 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 →


NO-COST DIGITAL RESOURCES TO HELP TEACHERS

(NAPSI)—If you are among the nearly four million teachers in America, according to National Center for Education estimates, here are no-cost digital resources that can support your teaching during these challenging times. Educating Educators Digitally School personnel can now sign up for a new series of six no-cost digital professional learning courses empowering educators with new strategies to support students’ success in school and beyond. The professional learning series for educators presents schools, particularly those from under-resourced communities, the access and materials needed to transform teaching during COVID-19 and beyond. The first in the planned series of six professional learning... Read more →


Fred Anzide, a Gloucester City Councilman, Lions Club Member, Charter Member of Garden State String Band

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--On June 22, 2021, Frederick C. Anzide, age 90 passed away. A resident of Sewell for the past 20 years or so Mr. Anzide was a long time resident of Gloucester City. Loving husband of 65 years to Barbara Ann (nee Tyler). Devoted father of Lori (Robert) Kenney, Cathy (Paul) Bennett and Lisa (Paul) Fred Anzide (circa 1950's) Sebastian. Devoted grandfather of 9 and great-grandfather of 9. Dear Brother of James R. (Lucille) Anzide and the late Amerinda D. Joiner. Fred was born and raised in Gloucester City and graduated from Gloucester... Read more →


LGBTQ Victory Fund Endorse Don Guardian for Assembly,

ATLANTIC CITY – LGBTQ Victory Fund—the only national organization dedicated to electing LGBTQ people to public office—endorsed former Atlantic City mayor Don Guardian for New Jersey Assembly today. The endorsement signals Victory Fund’s confidence that Guardian is well-positioned to win his Assembly race and will be a strong voice for equality once elected. Guardian would be the only openly LGBTQ member of the Assembly and the first openly gay Republican legislator in New Jersey history. “LGBTQ Victory Fund is proud to endorse Don Guardian for Assembly,” said Mayor Annise Parker, President & CEO of LGBTQ Victory Fund. “Don is a... Read more →


A brief summary of voting in the US

Voting is a part of modern-day life that we take for granted. It’s the most socially acceptable way to exercise our political opinion. But, to get to this point, there have been significant hurdles to cross, and the battle isn’t over. Having said that, we’ve come a long way; and to highlight this, the following article outlines a brief timeline of major milestones that have been overcome in the expansion of suffrage, in order to give you more insight into just how important your vote can be. 1856: all white males can vote When voting was first implemented, only 6%... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Gordon Beesley Shot and Killed, Along with Two Civilians

Police Officer Gordon Beesley Arvada Police Department, Colorado End of Watch Monday, June 21, 2021 Police Officer Gordon Beesley was shot and killed at about 1:30 pm after having responded to a suspicious event call near the Arvada Library in the 7500 block of W 57th Avenue. While on scene he became engaged in a shootout with an armed subject and was fatally shot. The subject and a bystander who came to Officer Beesley's assistance were also shot and killed. Officer Beesley had served with the Arvada Police Department for 19 years. He was the SRO at Oberon Middle School... Read more →


Margaret C. Sweeney, of Deptford; Retired Nursing Supervisor at Episcopal Hospital

Deptford – Surrounded by her loving family, on September 28, 2020, Reta passed away peacefully at home. Age 81. (nee Magoun). Formerly of Woodbury and Cape May. Loving wife of 20 years to the late Edward J. Sweeney, Sr. Cherished daughter of the late Thatcher Magoun V and Mary “Molly” Stewart. Loving mother of Craig Hartman (Donna), Mark Pinero, Thomas Pinero (Janette), Jeffrey Pinero (Kelly), Terri Netz (Bruce), Kellie Blymer, Daniel Sweeney, and Sean Sweeney. Predeceased by her son Luis David Pinero (surviving Sam), stepson, Edward J. Sweeney, Jr. (surviving Sarah), and granddaughter Katie Sweeney. Beloved Sister of Thatcher Magoun... Read more →


Samaritan to Host Golf Outing Drive FORE!

Mount Laurel, NJ – “Drive FORE! A Good Cause,” Samaritan’s annual golf tournament, presented by The Richardson Family Dealerships, will take place on Monday, June 28 at Little Mill Country Club in Marlton with all social distancing guidelines in place to protect everyone’s health and safety. All proceeds from the event support Samaritan’s family of services that enhance the lives of those coping with issues of aging, serious illness, or grief, and all those who care about them throughout South Jersey. “Each year, the goal of our annual golf tournament is two-fold: to raise awareness and funds to ensure that... Read more →


Anna Jean Murphy, of Brooklawn, age 91

Brooklawn – Surrounded by her loving family, at home, Anna passed peacefully on June 21, 2021, at age 91. (nee Matz) Loving and devoted wife of 49 years to the late Gerald R. Murphy, Sr. Loving mother of Michael (Marie) Murphy, Debbie Mason, Joan (late Frank) Keith, Gerald (Sherle) Murphy, Jr. and Joseph Murphy. Predeceased by her daughter Margaret (late Michael) Ribchinsky. Cherished grandmother of Jason (India), Adam (Candice), Jerry, Brianna, Joe (Megan), Kim (Dan), Michael John, Emily, Michael (Jacque), Ryan (Jackie), and Colin (Arielle) and great-grandmother of 15. Predeceased by her 3 brothers and 3 sisters. Anna was a... Read more →


Students from New Jersey Named to Dean's List at Mount St. Mary's University

EMMITSBURG, MD (06/22/2021)-- Mount St. Mary's University is pleased to announce that 673 students earned Dean's List honors in Spring 2021, achieving this accomplishment in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. An additional 180 students were named to the President's List for earning a grade point average of 4.0. Carolyn Allen of Vineland Samantha Barry of Williamstown Joshua Brown of Ocean City Ryan Carroll of Marlton Hannah Cooksey of Pennsville Dominic Curcio of Elmer Danielle Donoghue of Ocean City Matthew Dwyer of Lumberton Jason Dyson of Thorofare Emily Hall of Mickleton Courtney Humphreys of Pennsville Laura Kingham of Haddonfield Braeden... Read more →


Two Drug Dealers from Camden City Indicted in Death of Medford Township Customer

Tareese Brown (left) and Rashan Demby Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 31-year-old Camden drug dealer has been indicted for causing the fatal overdose of a Medford Township woman to whom he sold fentanyl-laced heroin and cocaine in late 2019. A Burlington County Grand Jury returned the indictment against Tareese Brown, 31, of Ablett Village in Camden, charging him with Strict Liability for Drug-Induced Death (First Degree), 10 counts of Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree), 10 counts of Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree), and two counts of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled... Read more →