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July 24, 2021

Do You Know Where George A. Hicks Is Hiding? If So Give Gloucester Township Police A Call

Hicks believes in Teaching his Young Children HOW TO SHOPLIFT/STEAL at an Early Age GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--(July 23, 2021)--On July 15th at approximately 3 AM, George A. Hicks and his two juvenile children entered the Royal Farms store on Blackwood Clementon Road where Hicks directed them to shoplift. All three subjects selected and concealed various items on their persons, and under Hicks' direction they fled out the back door towards Millbridge Apartments. Hicks has been charged on criminal warrants with two (2) counts of Employing a Juvenile in the Commission of a Crime and (1) count of Shoplifting. His last... Read more →

BC Correctional Officer Arrested for Smuggling Suboxone in Jail.

JULY 22, 2021 The Bucks County District Attorney’s Office Drug Strike Force arrested a correctional officer on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, for smuggling Suboxone strips into the Bucks County Correctional Facility. Anthony Louis Miller, 28, of Quakertown, was charged with controlled substance contraband to confined persons, criminal attempt to controlled substance contraband to confined persons, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, dealing in proceeds of unlawful activities, and criminal use of a communication facility. He was arraigned Tuesday night by Magisterial District Judge Daniel J. Finello Jr. and was sent to Montgomery County Correctional Facility under $150,000 cash... Read more →

James D. McCrimmon "JD", of Bellmawr, 64

James D. McCrimmon "JD", on July 21, 2021, of Bellmawr. Age 64. Lifelong partner of Darlean Emes. Devoted father of Christopher. Dear brother of Grace Havers (the late Patrick). Uncle to Dalton Jetter. James worked for Local Union 332 and retired in 2019. There will be a visitation from 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial Service 8pm at the Funeral Home. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1851 Old Cuthbert Road, Cherry Hill NJ, 08034 (www.cancer.org). Read more →

Beware of Child Tax Credit Scams Says IRS Criminal Investigation Division

July 23, 2021 The Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division is warning taxpayers about Child Tax Credit-related scams, which criminals may use to steal money and personal information. While millions of American families started receiving the advance Child Tax Credit payments last week, criminals were already looking for innovative tactics to take advantage of unwitting victims. Taxpayers should be on the lookout for a variety of phone, e-mail, text message and social media scams targeting families eligible for the credit. Any communication offering assistance to sign up for the Child Tax Credit or to speed up the monthly payments is... Read more →

Some Say Hemp Has Significant Health Benefits for Pets

(NAPSI)—NaturVet’s veterinarian-formulated pet supplements have progressed over the last 25 years to keep up with the ever-changing needs of pet parents. NaturVet’s newest Hemp for Health product line includes four top products—Allergy, Calming, Immune and Joint—that are now available enhanced with Hemp Seed Oil and Hemp Seed Powder, sharing the same great original base formulas that pet parents have relied on for years. Although marijuana and hemp come from the same cannabis family, the plants are completely different in function, cultivation and application. Hemp is grown specifically for agricultural purposes and has been used for hundreds of years in textiles,... Read more →

AG’s Office Investigating Fatal Accident Involving Police Vehicle And Bicyclist In Atlantic City

Fatal accident between a police vehicle and a bicyclist on Arkansas Avenue, Atlantic City on June 18, 2021. AG office investigating. (photo courtesy of https://wpgtalkradio.com/ ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Attorney General’s Office is conducting an investigation of a motor vehicle accident involving a police vehicle and a bicyclist that occurred on June 18 in Atlantic City. The bicyclist was critically injured and died in the hospital one week later. The decedent has been identified as Everett Stern, 63, of Atlantic City, N.J. According to the preliminary investigation, a uniformed officer of the Atlantic City Police Department was operating a... Read more →

Edward Szalabofka, Jr. of Audubon Park & Atco, age 52

Edward Szalabofka, Jr., on July 21, 2021, of Audubon Park, formerly of Atco. Age 52. Loving son of Carol Ann and the late Edward. Devoted father of Domenic and Anthony. Father figure of Kyle and Karly. Loving partner of Kim Wright and former husband of Susie (nee Dingler) for 24 years. Dear brother of ChrisAnn Query (Robert). Also survived by his niece Maria Myers and great-niece Brynn Elizabeth Kelly. Edward was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing and hunting. He loved spending time with Kim and family. He enjoyed listening to music, especially watching Domenic play live. There will be... Read more →

NJDOT improves planned advertisement web page

More timely and up-to-date information will benefit contractors seeking to bid on transportation projects (Trenton) – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced improvements to its planned advertisement web page that will provide more up-to-date information for contractors to bid on projects. The planned advertisements web page provides a six-month look ahead on what projects are going out to bid, which is used by contractors to make business decisions about upcoming construction opportunities. The Department has implemented a new program that streamlines the data entry process and consolidates project information from various NJDOT units’ databases. By automating the... Read more →

Jeannette T. Caratola (nee Salvatore), of Bellmawr, 96

Jeannette T. Caratola (nee Salvatore), longtime resident of Bellmawr, on July 22, 2021. Age 96. Beloved wife of Frank L. Caratola for 66 years. The greatest, best mother to Dean (Judy) and Denise (Tim). Devoted grandmother of Salvatore (Christine), Jennifer (James), Mariessa (Evan), and Tim, Jr. Dear cousin of MaryAnn Farinella. Jeannette took great pride in caring for her kids and grandkids. She also enjoyed reading and gardening. There will be a viewing from 9:45 to 10:45am Tuesday, July 27 at St. Joachim Parish, Annunciation BVM Church, 601 W. Browning Road, Bellmawr. Funeral Mass 11am at the Church. Interment New... Read more →

*NJ Authorities Holding Gun Buybacks in Newark, East Orange, Paterson and Atlantic City

TRENTON (July 22, 2021)-- As part of comprehensive efforts to reduce gun violence, Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck today announced gun buyback events to be held simultaneously in locations in Passaic, Essex, and Atlantic counties. In partnership with Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens II, and Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary ShillActing Attorney General Bruck announced that the state- and locally-sponsored “Guns for Cash” events will be held on Saturday, August 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at: Gilmore Memorial Tabernacle, located at 68 Bishop Clarence Gilmore Blvd. in Paterson; St. Luke’s Baptist... Read more →