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July 21, 2021

Robert E. Frizell, formerly of National Park, Renovated Historical Properties, GCHS Alumnus '63

BAMBER LAKE, NJ (July 20, 2021)--Bob Frizell, a 1963 graduate of Gloucester Catholic, died on Monday morning July 19th, 2021. He resided in Bamber Lake, NJ with his wife Linda and operated a historical renovation service in Forked River, NJ in the Tom’s River area. Bob renovated the Bob Frizell GCHS 1963 Yearbook photo Walt Whitman House and other historical sites and also moved “The Elephant” in Margate, as well as the building that became the Mayor’s Office in Berlin by moving that historic building down the White Horse Pike. He was a highly talented and creative building contractor. Robert... Read more →


CNB Fishing News New Jersey: Cobia Regulations Changed

New Jersey recreational cobia regulations have been changed to one fish per vessel per trip with a minimum size of 37 inches, and no seasonal restriction. These changes have been made to comply with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission fishery management plan for Cobia. Please be aware that fishing for sharks is regulated by the State and federal regulations. Federal regulations prohibit targeting any prohibited species and anglers must release any prohibited shark immediately, without removing it from the water and in a manner that maximizes its chances of survival. For example, Sand Tiger Sharks are a prohibited species,... Read more →


NJ Lottery: One Hudson County Ticket Wins $20,000

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $138,000,000 TRENTON (July 21, 2021) – There was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, July 20, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $20,000. That ticket was purchased at Summit Food Mart LLC, 944 Summit Ave., Jersey City in Hudson County. In addition to the third-tier prize won, 19 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Five of those tickets were purchased... Read more →


NJ Dept of Transportation: Route 42 lane and ramp closures Thursday night

Signed detours will be in place overnight (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane and ramp closures on Route 42 on Thursday night as the Missing Moves project between I-295 and Route 42 advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, July 22, until 6 a.m. Friday, July 23, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close two lanes on Route 42 southbound from just before the I-295 overpass (mile post 14.2) through the NJ Turnpike overpass (mile post 13.5). The left lane on Route 42 northbound also will be closed... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: PEDIATRIC CASES RISE, BUT NO SCHOOL MASK MANDATE

In June, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that students will be able to attend public schools mask-free. But now, coronavirus cases are surging, thanks to the now-dominant delta variant strain. Still, New Jersey isn't re-instating the mask requirement for public schools — at least not yet, not until there's a "wholesale deterioration in health data," the governor told CNBC. The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that everyone wear a mask in schools, largely because vaccines are still not available for anyone younger than 12. "Universal masking ... has been proven effective in protecting people against other respiratory diseases," said Dr.... Read more →


State Wants Illegal Dump in Camden City Shut-Down

Acting AG Bruck, DEP Commissioner LaTourette Take Action to Force Immediate Clean-Up of Contamination from Illegal Waste Dump in Camden photo provided Amended Complaint | Brief in Support of Order to Show Cause TRENTON – Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck and Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette announced today that the State is asking a court to require immediate action to clean up an illegal dump site in the City of Camden. The State’s action comes after recent DEP inspections found that a massive pile of contaminated solid waste, soil and debris on the site is... Read more →


NJ American Water Announces $950,000 Grant for Parkside Business and Community

Funds Awarded Through State’s Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit Program CAMDEN, N.J. – July 20, 2021— New Jersey American Water today announced the awarding of $950,000 in Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) funding to Parkside Business and Community in Partnership (PBCIP) of Camden. The funding, which was announced in coordination with the state’s Department of Community Affairs (DCA), will be used for projects aimed at improving housing and economic development opportunities in Camden’s Parkside neighborhood. “For over a decade, New Jersey American Water has participated in the state’s innovative NRTC program to provide funding to transformational projects in several of the... Read more →


Man Indicted for Fatal Shooting Outside Willingboro Home

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 29-year-old Willingboro resident has been indicted for fatally shooting a man late last year outside of a house in the township’s Millbrook Park neighborhood. A grand jury indicted Kwacey Q. Owens on charges of Murder (First Degree), Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose (Second Degree), Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (Second Degree) and two counts of Certain Persons Not to Have Weapons (Second Degree). The indictment was returned today and signed by First Assistant Prosecutor Philip S. Aronow. An arraignment will be scheduled soon in Superior Court. Owens has been... Read more →


Apple was once against Mobile Casinos, But Not Now

Computers have certainly come a long way from the giant machines kept in the basement of corporate buildings. Devices continue to get smaller as our global reach increases. Apple was once against mobile casinos. Apple worried young kids would have access to games. They felt online casinos could not be trusted and addiction was too easy. Apple has become a mobile casino app friendly. Online players are able to benefit greatly from portable device innovations, including the many mobile apps that help us navigate a city, find a taxi, and buy gifts for our mothers and fathers. When you want... Read more →


CNB HUNTING ALASKA: U.S. Coast Guard Rescues Survivor of Bear Attack

KODIAK, Alaska - Pictured is a remote mining camp near Nome, Alaska, where a Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew rescued the survivor of a bear attack, on July 16, 2021. While flying from Kotzebue to Nome, the aircrew observed an SOS sign on top of a shack and a male individual waving two hands in the air, which is considered an international distress signal. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. KODIAK, Alaska -- A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew rescued the survivor of a bear attack, near Nome, Friday. The helicopter crew embarked the individual and transported him to... Read more →


U.S. Court of Appeals decides millions of veterans are eligible for more GI Bill benefits

By Nikki Wentling/ Stars and Stripes JUL 14, 2021 A new court decision, if it holds, would require the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide billions of dollars in education benefits to more than 1 million post-9/11 veterans. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit decided Thursday that veterans who qualify for both the Montgomery GI Bill and the Post-9/11 GI Bill for multiple periods of military service should be allowed to draw benefits from each. Since the newer Post-9/11 GI Bill became effective in 2009, the VA has limited veterans to benefits from one program, not both.... Read more →


NJ Lottery Announces Claimed Prizes over $1 Million  

TRENTON (July 20, 2021) – The New Jersey Lottery is happy to announce all prizes over $1 million that have been claimed anonymously between April 1, 2021 and June 30, 2021. Players who win $599.99 or less from the New Jersey Lottery can cash their winning prize at any of the Lottery’s nearly 7,000 retailers. Players who win $600.00 or more must file a claim with the Division of Lottery. Each month, the Division of Lottery receives approximately 4,000 claims. Transparency and integrity are vitally important to the New Jersey Lottery. In the interest of maintaining that transparency, below are... Read more →


John E.Geverd, III, 74, of Haddon Heights

On July 18, 2021, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 74 years. Beloved husband to the love of his life of 49 years, Louise M. Geverd (nee Marquardt). Deeply loved and respected by his children: Lauren E. Geverd (Jeff Carey); grandchildren Alexandria and Hannah; Katherine R. Geverd (Andrew Rutner); Jacqui L. McHugh (Patrick McHugh); grandchildren Madison and Emma; Ruthy E. Geverd (Brian Martinelli/Rylan); Caroline R. Geverd - Marett (Kyle Marett), several nieces and nephews. A lifelong resident of Haddon Heights, NJ, John was perpetually surrounded by family, friends, and many pets. He enjoyed spending time with his father, the late John... Read more →


Brian Wilson, Stripped Down Country, and Kim Petra Coming to Hard Rock, Atlantic City

Atlantic City, N.J. (July 20, 2021) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City continues its Live-365 entertainment commitment with the addition of three new headliner shows. A complete list of live entertainment can be found at www.hardrockhotelatlanticcity.com. Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena Stripped Down Country with Randy Houser, Tyler Farr, Ernest, Tyler Reeve, Cole Taylor and Special Guest John Daly – Sunday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. Brian Wilson – Beach Boys Greatest Hits – Saturday, Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. Sound Waves Kim Petras – Friday, Oct. 8 at 9 p.m. Venue presale for all three shows... Read more →


(Film)Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson on Reparations

Mark Robinson, the Lt. Governor in North Carolina spoke at the April 2021 North Carolina Republican Party 2021 State Convention. It is you who owes, not the American people. Mark Robinson on reparations: “It's YOU who owe ... The sacrifice in blood that has been laid out in this nation on your behalf, there is a bill at your feet for it. It’s time you got up off your tail and went and go pay it.” #NorthCarolina Read more →