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October 14, 2021

Butterball Recalling 14,107 Pounds of Ground Turkey Products

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2021 – Butterball, LLC, a Mount Olive, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 14,107 pounds of ground turkey products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically blue plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The ground turkey items were produced on September 28, 2021. The following products are subject to recall: 2.5-lb. trays containing “farm to family BUTTERBALL all natural Ground Turkey” with the case code 50211271, a sell or freeze by date of 10/18/2021, and timestamps from 2123 through 2302 printed on the packaging. 3-lb. tray containing “Kroger GROUND... Read more →


Pickleball League Announces Live Telecast of Season Finals on CBS Sports

CBS Sports Network To Air MLP Season One Live Finals, Monday, Nov. 8, 2021 from 8-11 p.m. CT CBS Sports Network Will Feature Two MLP Teams In MLP Season One Finals, Competing in Women’s and Men’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles and Singles Tiebreaker (In The Event Of A Tie) image courtesy of Istock AUSTIN, Texas (Oct. 14, 2021) – Major League Pickleball (MLP), the elite pickleball league that will stage MLP Season One at Dreamland - Dripping Springs, Texas from Nov. 5-8, 2021, has announced that the finals of MLP Season One will air live on CBS Sports Network from 8-11... Read more →


Like Gambling? Here's The List Of Countries You Should Consider Living In

Gambling is a favorite pastime in countries around the world. The activity is still restricted in many countries across the globe, but many countries have liberal gambling laws. In fact, in some cities and countries, gambling is a main driver of the local economy. United Kingdom From a player’s standpoint, the UK is a great place to gamble. However, UK casinos must adhere to strict rules and regulations to be licensed by the UK’s Gambling Commission (its regulatory body). Gambling is a favorite pastime of those living in the UK, and players enjoy the benefit of not having to pay... Read more →


AUDUBON OKTOBERFEST SAT. OCTOBER 16

Audubon Fire Company and Audubon' Fathers' Association are teaming up for another Oktoberfest. $30/person or $50/couple. Outdoor event at the Firehouse, 221 W Merchant. There will be food and beer will be provided. Tickets available at the Firehouse. Read more →


Gloucester City Annual Hydrant Flushing Oct. 18-30

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 6, 2021)--Donna Domico, Gloucester City Superintendent of Utilities, announced today the semi-annual hydrant/main flushing program throughout the city will begin on October 18 through October 30 between the hours of 11 PM to 7 AM. Domico said, "You may experience low water pressure and/or slight discoloration of the water. If this occurs, please let the faucet run for a short time to allow any residual to clear. If the problem persists, please contact the Utility Department at 456-0169 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 3:30 PM." Read more →


NEW JERSEY POLITICS: Murphy Holds Wide Lead Over Ciattarelli in Betting Markets

–Both Candidates’ Odds Remain Unchanged Immediately Following Latest Debate– Copenhagen – October 13, 2021 – Phil Murphy’s odds to be re-elected have continued to improve since the first debate, according to betting aggregators US-Bookies.com (See Disclaimer Below). Following the debate, Murphy’s odds to win the 2021 New Jersey Gubernatorial Election improved from 2/9 (81.8% implied probability) to 1/10 (90.9%). His odds have since further improved to 1/20 (95.2%) before the second official debate, and they have remained the same immediately following. Meanwhile, Jack Ciattarelli’s odds have worsened since the end of last month. Following the first debate, his odds to... Read more →


The FTC Warned 700 Large Companies and Other Business About their False Advertising Practices

by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC If you’re like many people, before you lay your money down — particularly for big-ticket items — you want to hear what past buyers say about them. The FTC took a big step today to make sure that what you hear is truthful. It warned businesses that the endorsements they use to help sell their products must reflect the actual experience and opinions of real people who used them. The FTC sent a “Notice of Penalty Offenses” to more than 700 large companies, top advertisers, leading retailers, well-known consumer... Read more →


Step-Son Allegedly Shot and Killed Step-Father in Woolwich

On Saturday, October 9, 2021, at approximately 4:13pm, officers from the Woolwich Township Police Department responded to a 9-1-1 call at a Cottonwood Road residence regarding the report of a male sustaining a gunshot wound. Upon arrival, Woolwich officers located the victim, Dennis McKenzie, 43, of that same address, deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. Cooperative investigative efforts undertaken by the Woolwich PD, under the leadership of Chief Richard Jaramillo, and the GCPO, quickly led to the arrest at the scene of Christian Smith, 23, of Philadelphia, step-son of the victim, for the following offenses: murder, possession of a weapon for... Read more →


Pine Mud Looks at the Damage Off-Road Vehicles do to Threatened Species & Public Land in NJ

Pine Mud airs TONIGHT (October 14) at 10 pm on NJ PBS. Channels 23, 50, 52 and 58, plus live streaming at NJTVonline.org. Award-winning director Jared Flesher – a longtime NJ-SPJ member — is New Jersey’s leading environmental documentarian. Film festivals call his work “entertaining, illuminating and informative.” This time he’s taking on off-roading, a popular pastime in parts of the state, but one that is threatening endangered species in NJ’s famous Pine Barrens. Outside of film festivals and live screenings, this is the first opportunity for the general public to watch the film. The Story Imagine the most serene... Read more →


Win Tickets to Pro Football’s Biggest Game of the Year

New Quick Draw Promotion from NJ Lottery Offers an Epic Trip to the Big Game, Meet Pro Football Legends, Private Tour & More TRENTON (Oct. 12, 2021) – New Jersey Lottery is offering Quick Draw players a second-chance drawing promotion to win tickets to Pro Football’s Biggest Game of the Year! Three winners and their guests will win a trip to Los Angeles, California from February 10–14, 2022, to attend the championship game. The trip includes roundtrip coach airfare, ground transportation at destination , hotel accommodations for four nights (one room, double occupancy), $1,000 spending cash, and more! “We know... Read more →


WonderWorks Panama City Beach Unveils Fall Programs

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Florida – (October 13, 2021) – WonderWorks Panama City Beach offers over 100 interactive exhibits for guests to explore and enjoy all year long. This fall, the attraction is focused on bringing their guests even more science-based learning opportunities. WonderWorks will be offering fun, educational programs for students and families this fall, such as the annual art contest, National STEM Day festivities, and a Saturdays in Space virtual “Ask An Astronaut” program. “Fall is always an exciting time of year for us because we get to host incredible programs for our community such as our FLO-ART art... Read more →


Owner of Trustworthy Roofing/Siding Sentenced to Prison for Causing Employee's Death; The Man Fell to His Death

NEWARK, N.J. – A general contracting company based in Newark was sentenced today to five years’ probation for violating Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards, leading to the death of an employee, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced. Trustworthy LLC, d/b/a “Trustworthy Roofing and Siding,” (Trustworthy) via its owner, Derico Ferreira, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark Falk in Newark federal court to an information charging it with one count of willfully violating OSHA standards by failing to provide fall protection to employees engaged in the construction of a residential home, which caused the death of... Read more →


FEMA EXPLAINS HOW TO APPLY FOR CONTINUED RENTAL ASSISTANCE

FEMA may provide financial assistance to residents of Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Union and Warren counties who need temporary housing because they are displaced from their primary residence as a result of rains and flooding from remnants of Hurricane Ida. If you received an initial grant of FEMA rental assistance, FEMA may provide Continued Temporary Housing Assistance to eligible applicants based on need and generally only when adequate, alternate housing is not available, or you cannot return to your primary residence. FEMA mails a reminder and an application to households after they receive their... Read more →


DOLCE SUONO TRIO TO PERFORM AT BUNKER HILL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SEWELL

Popular Chamber Music Presenter Has Returned to In-Person Performances with Livestream Option Sewell, NJ (October 11, 2021) – Following a well-received season premiere, Music at Bunker Hill announces its next concert, scheduled for November 7: Dolce Suono Trio, featuring Mimi Stillman, flute; Gabriel Cabezas, cello; and Charles Abramovic, piano. Described by the Huffington Post as “one of the most dynamic groups in the U.S.,” Dolce Suono features three graduates of Philadelphia’s Curtis Institute of Music. Mimi Stillman, flute, was considered a child prodigy and became the youngest wind player ever to attend Curtis. She is the founder and artistic director... Read more →


Alliance for Free Citizens Supports Southwest Airline Pilots

National Conservative Group Stands With Southwest Airline Pilots Encourages resistance under threat of unconstitutional vaccine mandate on businesses (Fairfax, Virginia) - Today the Alliance for Free Citizens, a non-partisan advocacy organization, praised the continued resistance of Southwest Airline pilots and other employees who are refusing to participate in the Biden administration's demands for mandatory vaccination. This past weekend Southwest Airlines was forced to cancel over 2,000 flights, roughly a fifth of their business over the long holiday. Management is blaming the problem on weather, although the clear skies over the United States did not effect any other airline. These cancellations... Read more →


NJ POLITICS: Assemblyman Armato ignores PILOT conversation he claims he started

NORTHFIELD – In May, Assemblyman John Armato introduced a bill giving wealthy casino owners a property tax break at the expense of Atlantic County's working families and retirees struggling to pay property taxes. The bill would have flattened the casinos’ payment-in-lieu of taxes (PILOT) at $125 million, while excluding sports betting and online gambling from revenue calculations—a huge boon to their bottom line at taxpayer expense. “Time and again we have to fight for taxpayers against special interests, and John Armato clearly had those special interests in mind when he introduced that bill,” said Don Guardian, former Atlantic City mayor... Read more →