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November 19, 2021

Rowan Field Hockey Continues Quest for National Championship Titlee

HARTFORD, CT – The Rowan field hockey team will continue its quest for a national championship when the Profs take on top-ranked and defending champion Middlebury on Saturday, November 20 in the NCAA Division III Semifinals. Game time is 11 a.m. at Trinity College's Robin L. Sheppard Field. Tenth-ranked Trinity (15-5) will face #2 Johns Hopkins (21-0) in the second semifinal with the winners meeting for the NCAA Championship on Sunday at 1 p.m. WATCH | LIVE STATS | TOURNAMENT CENTRAL | GAME NOTES (PDF) | NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP PROGRAM Courier-Post: "Rowan Planning Extended Stay at Final Four" #4 ROWAN (18-2)... Read more →

Fundraiser to Help the Less Fortunate in the Community of Brooklawn

Erin MacAdams has organized this fundraiser For over 25 years, the tiny town of Brooklawn, NJ has worked together to provide a memorable Christmas for fellow residents in need. Through donations from the community and local businesses, we distribute gifts to families experiencing financial hardship, to ensure that all families and children can enjoy the warmth and joy of the Holidays. For your convenience, there are four simple ways to contribute: 1. Donate to this GoFundMe campaign 2. Send your donation by mail to the Brooklawn Borough: 301 Christiana St., Brooklawn, NJ 08030 3. Purchase a gift from the following... Read more →

Crypto.com $700 million sponsorship deal with Lakers

ANALYST COMMENT For immediate release: November 17, 2021 is a ‘coming of age’ for the sector, says GlobalData Following today’s news (Wednesday, November 17) that Crypto.com has taken on the title sponsorship of the iconic Staples Center in Los Angeles; Conrad Wiacek, Head of Sport Analysis at GloblaData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view: “The rate and size of cryptocurrency partnerships in the sport sector is simply impressive. Crypto firms are taking on significant partnerships with iconic properties for vast fees, and Crypto.com’s $700 million deal to become title sponsor for one of the most iconic arenas... Read more →

Kathy Devine, Cooper University Health Care’s Chief Nursing Officer Named “Nurse Executive of the Year”

(CAMDEN-NJ) -- Kathy Devine, DrNP, NEA-BC, senior vice president and chief nursing officer at Cooper University Health Care is the recipient of the 2021 Nurse Executive Award by The Organization of Nurse Leaders of New Jersey . This award, which will be presented in early December, recognizes Dr. Devine's exceptional leadership, guidance, and service to the nursing profession and in particular to the Cooper University Health Care system. “We cannot think of anyone more deserving of this honor than Kathy Devine,” said Kevin O’Dowd, JD, co-CEO of Cooper. “Throughout the pandemic, Kathy provided steady, compassionate, and inspirational leadership to her... Read more →

Driver Who Caused Fatal Tacony Bridge Crash Sentenced to Eight Years

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Philadelphia man was sentenced yesterday to eight years in New Jersey state prison for causing a five-car collision on the Tacony-Palmyra bridge late last year that killed one of the motorists. The sentence was handed down in Superior Court by the Hon. Philip E. Haines, J.S.C., to Brandon Moore, 24, who pled guilty in September to Vehicular Homicide (Second Degree) and Assault by Auto (Third Degree). Moore acknowledged causing the fatal crash after losing control of his Dodge Charger while driving aggressively and pursuing the Jeep Grand Cherokee being driven by Jonathan... Read more →

How to Increase the Value of Your Victorian Home

It is common for a person to live in different types of houses throughout their lifetime. This is because their needs vary according to their age, their income and the number of people living in the home. To ensure you can sell your house when you would like to make a transition, you should keep the value of your home intact. Owning a period home such as a Victorian home comes with a few quirks that can quickly erode the home's value if not taken care of. Here is a list of suggestions on a few things you can do... Read more →

OPINION: Is The Medicare Coverage Helpline A Fraud?

William E. Cleary Sr.| CNBNews The only thing free about this scam is the phone call itself, which connects you to a for-profit insurance company. It’s impossible to read the disclaimer on your TV screen, according to an article in Beaconseniornews.com. Unfortunately, people you thought you could trust like, Joe Namath, along with William Shatner, and Jimmie Walker are promoting the scam. Joe Namath, Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl III in 1969, has become Most Valuable Persuader as the snake oil salesman for the Medicare Coverage Helpline in 2021, stated Beaconseniornews.com But here’s some of what it says: The... Read more →

Wreaths Across America Announces 2021 Escort to Arlington

Wreaths Across America Announces 2021 Escort to Arlington President of American Gold Star Mothers, Inc., and President Emeritus of Gold Star Wives of America, Inc., to serve as Co-Grand Marshals; Chevrolet to once again provide wrapped vehicles to transport Gold and Blue Star Families and Veterans COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine – Nov. 16, 2021 – The country’s longest veterans’ parade – Wreaths Across America’s annual escort to Arlington National Cemetery – kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021. National President of American Gold Star Mothers Inc. (AGSM) Jo Ann Maitland and President Emeritus of Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. (GSW)... Read more →

AG Releases Video and Tapes Related to Death of Jose Gonzalez of Paterson

TRENTON – The Attorney General’s Office today released two 911 calls, radio communications and video footage from a body-worn camera related to the death of a man who was the subject of a police response that occurred on October 2, 2021, in Paterson, N.J. The decedent has been identified as Jose Gonzalez, 41, of Paterson. The death remains under investigation by the Office of Public Integrity and Accountability (OPIA). The recordings are being released in response to an OPRA request and pursuant to policies established by the Attorney General in 2019 that are designed to promote the fair, impartial, and... Read more →

CONSUMER NEWS: Cooktops Are Top Culprits in Cooking Fires

As the holiday season approaches, SERVPRO fire restoration specialists in the Gloucester City area offer stovetop safety tips for home cooks Gloucester City, NJ (Grassroots Newswire) November 16, 2021 - From 2014 to 2018, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports* that U.S. fire departments were called to an estimated average of 172,900 home structure fires related to cooking each year. During the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, the number of home fires caused by cooking peaks to an average of 470 fires each day. "These fires are tragic because they result in property damage, displacement of families, injury, and even... Read more →

State Grand Jury Declines to Charge Officers Involved in Fatal Police Encounter With Two Armed Assailants

Who Killed Jersey City Detective Joseph Seals and Then Killed Three Civilians in JC Kosher Supermarket on December 10, 2019 TRENTON –(November 18, 2021)-- A state grand jury has voted not to file any criminal charges at the conclusion of its deliberations regarding the deaths of David N. Anderson, 47, and Francine Graham, 50, who were fatally shot by police after the couple shot and killed Jersey City Detective Joseph Seals, and then killed Mindy Ferencz, Douglas Miguel “Miguel” Rodriguez Barzola, and Moshe Deutsch inside a supermarket in Jersey City and engaged in a three-hour firefight with police on Dec.... Read more →

CONSUMER ALERT: Keep your Thanksgiving Full of Turkey and Free from Foodborne Illness

WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2021 — Next week, Americans will enjoy Thanksgiving with family and friends. While the COVID-19 pandemic is still top-of-mind, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds us all that it’s also important to keep family and friends safe from foodborne illness this Thanksgiving. “Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times to remind people about food safety,” said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “I personally know how much effort it takes to prepare a full Thanksgiving meal, and I always ensure I’m following safe food practices like handwashing, using a food thermometer and avoiding cross-contamination.” By following the tips... Read more →

IRS-CI annual report highlighting 2,500+ investigations, law enforcement partnerships

Enforcement actions focused on tax and COVID-related fraud, money laundering, cybercrimes Philadelphia (Nov. 19, 2021)--– Over 2,500 criminal investigations, the identification of more than $10 billion from tax fraud and financial crimes, and a nearly 90% conviction rate are just a few highlights from the IRS-Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI) Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Report. The report, released Thursday, details statistics, important partnerships, and significant criminal enforcement actions from IRS-CI, the criminal investigative arm of the IRS, for the past fiscal year, which began Oct. 1, 2020, and ended Sept. 30, 2021. “Those who make it their job to do nothing but... Read more →

An Alternative to Payday Loans Online on Debit Card

Payday loans online on debit card with no credit check have become some of the most important solutions for financially challenged US citizens. Around 70,000 private funding companies like Hartloan are operating on the territory of the United States. Some of them are more generous in their funding offers, while others impose stricter obligations. The main point is that Americans have an opportunity to borrow a certain sum of money. Why Americans don’t refer to banks and credit unions? Well, they do. But they have fewer chances to get the necessary level of funding there. This is especially the case... Read more →

Armed Robbery in Winslow Township, Gunman Steals Victim's Motorcycle

WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, NJ (November 18, 2021)--On Monday, November 8, the Winslow Township Officers were dispatched to an armed robbery that had occurred in the wooded area near Westbury Drive and SH 73. Officers met with the 18y/o victim who reported that an unknown male pointed a handgun at him and demanded that he turn his motorcycle over to him. Fearing for his life, the victim gave the suspect his motorcycle. Winslow Twp Detectives followed up on this incident and conducted a thorough investigation. As a result of their investigation, Tyler Mcguirl was developed as a suspect. Tyler Mcguirl was subsequently... Read more →

I-295 and Route 42/I-76 temporary shoulder closures Friday night in Bellmawr

Moving operation necessary for light bulb replacement (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced temporary shoulder closures on I-295 and Route 42/I-76 Thursday night for lighting repairs in Bellmawr, Camden County. This work was previously scheduled for tonight, but is being postponed until Friday, November 19 due to inclement weather. NJDOT’s contractor South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the shoulder on I-295 northbound and Route 42 northbound/I-76 westbound at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, November 19 until 5 a.m., Saturday, November 20 to replace light bulbs. In addition, work will take place on the I-76 eastbound... Read more →