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December 1, 2021

Dakota Adams and Nicole Mallard Lead Rowan to a 53-45 win over Stockton

GLASSBORO, NJ – (December 1, 2021)--Dakota Adams had 11 points and nine rebounds and Nicole Mallard scored nine to lead Rowan to a 53-45 win over Stockton in NJAC women’s basketball action at Esby Gym. The win snaps a two-game losing streak for Rowan (2-4; 1-1 NJAC). Savanna Holt grabbed a team-high eight rebounds for Rowan with Grace Marshall adding six boards. Leading 24-21 at halftime, the Profs began to break things open in the second half as they started the third quarter with a 9-0 run. Mallard had a three-point play in the spurt while Jazlyn Duverglas hit a... Read more →


Joseph P. Quinn, Raised in Brooklawn, GHS Alumnus, Two Street Stomper; Services Dec. 5 & 6

Joseph P. Quinn Joseph P. Quinn, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away suddenly on Monday, November 22, 2021 He was aged 35 years. Legacy Born in Woodbury and raised in Brooklawn; Joey graduated from Gloucester High School in 2004. Joey worked as Business Contact for Hybrix, Inc. in Wilmington which is contracted with FedEx Corporation. Growing up, Joey played Little League Baseball for Brooklawn and aspired to be a pro during those years. He was a Two Street Stomper and loved being a part of the revelry every New Year’s Day. Away from work, Joey enjoyed countless hours of time playing... Read more →


Neil l McCracken of Audubon

Audubon – On November 27, 2021. Age 66. Loving and devoted husband of 41 years to Mary King Harvey McCracken. Loving father of John Harvey (Sondra), Gregory Harvey (Laura), Anthony Harvey (Bethany), Mary Ellen Panico (Bob), Kati McCracken and Kelli Druding (Joseph). Cherished grandfather of 19 and predeceased by his parents, Anne and William McCracken and his Grandson Jake Harvey. Beloved brother of Glenn McCracken (Bobbie), Barry McCracken (Joany) and Maureen McCracken. Neil has always been an avid car enthusiast. He drag raced at Atco and Maple Grove race tracks. In recent years his interest was show cars. He belonged... Read more →


New Jersey American Water Invests $295,000
 in Cherry Hill Infrastructure

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – NOV. 30, 2021 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 1,480 feet of aging water main in Cherry Hill starting next week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch cast-iron water lines that were installed in the 1960s with a new 8-inch ductile iron main along the entire length of Portsmouth Road. The project also includes replacing one fire hydrant and 33 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. This $295,000 investment will continue to advance water service reliability and increase water flows for household consumption and fire protection in this community. This improvement is... Read more →


Delaware's Allocates Additonal Days of Hunting

Waterfowl and Antlerless Deer Hunting Seasons, Numerous Trapping Seasons Included Delaware waterfowl hunters are gearing up for the state’s third duck hunting season segment, which runs from Friday, Dec. 10 through Monday, Jan. 31, 2022, and the second Canada goose hunting season segment, which runs from Friday, Dec. 24 through Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. Additional hunting seasons to include the special antlerless deer season open in December, as well as the opening of numerous trapping seasons. A dad and his son enjoying a day of hunting...CNBNews graphic files Deer... Read more →


Murphy and NJ Legislators Agree to Spend $700 Million of Your Money on Economic Growth and Public Health

image courtesy of https://www.huffpost.com/ IT IS YOUR MONEY: The above image is $100 million dollars...$100,000,000 - Plenty to go around for everyone. $100M Fits nicely on an ISO / Military standard-sized pallet. The couch is made from $46.7 million of crispy $100 bills. Edwin J. Torres / NJ Governor’s Office (The Center Square) – Gov. Phil Murphy and legislative leaders agreed to allocate nearly $700 million for initiatives they say will help “stimulate economic growth and improve public health.” The funding includes $435 million from the New Jersey Debt Defeasance and Prevention Fund and $262.6 million from the American Rescue... Read more →


Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Explains the dangers of colder water temperatures (video)

PHILADELPHIA — As temperatures drop along the mid-Atlantic coast, the Coast Guard urges all boaters to prepare for the water temperature, rather than the air temperature. Hypothermia occurs as your body temperature falls below 95 degrees Fahrenheit. The average water temp along the mid-Atlantic during the winter months is 53 degrees Fahrenheit, which can cause unconsciousness in about an hour with an estimated survivability between one and six hours. A Coast Guard spokesperson will be available speak to the following topics: Dress for the water, not the weather. Warmer days during late fall, winter, and spring can deceive boaters into... Read more →


Atlantic City has One the Highest Murder Rates in the United States

There were 21,570 murders nationwide in 2020, up nearly 30% from the previous year -- the largest annual increase on record. Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square The rash of deadly violence came during a tumultuous year in American history. The COVID-19 pandemic led to school closures and left millions of Americans out of work. The murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer rattled confidence in American law enforcement and sparked nationwide protests. Firearm sales soared, resulting in the proliferation of tens of millions of new guns. Here is a look at the states where... Read more →


22-Year-Old Philadelphia Man Shot and Killed; Police Searching for Suspect Latif Williams

22nd District-Homicide by Shooting Update On Sunday, November 28, 2021, at approximately 1:32 P.M., Police responded to an E-911 call for a person with a gun on the 22XX block of North Park Avenue. A 21-year-old white male suffered gunshot wounds to the chest and back. Police transported the victim to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced at 1:57 P.M. The victim was identified as Samuel Collington of the 2200 unit block of North Park Avenue. The scene was held, no arrest and no weapon recovered. The investigation is active and ongoing with Homicide Detectives Anyone with information on... Read more →


A&I Electric a NJ Solar Panel Contractor Fined $370,418 for Not Paying Prevailing Wage

Solar panels on roof of house in Long Beach Island, New Jersey. Michael Moloney/Shutterstock T.A. DeFeo / The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) has cited a Camden County solar panel contractor for various violations, including not paying the prevailing wage on a public works project. As part of an investigation, the state leveled a $370,418 assessment against A&I Electrical Construction for the unpaid wages, penalties, and fees. The company paid the assessment in full and agreed not to perform prevailing wage work for at least five months. The... Read more →


Study of Suicide Attempts Confirms Genetic Underpinnings Are Not Driven

by Underlying Psychiatric Disorders Niamh Mullins, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Level of association of more than 7.5 million common genetic variants with suicide attempt, before and after adjusting for psychiatric disorders. Genetic variants above the gray line pass the statistical significance level. Newswise — New York, NY (November 29, 2021) In the largest genetic study of suicide attempts to date, researchers have identified a region of the genome on chromosome 7 containing DNA variations that increase the risk that a person will attempt suicide. The study also found overlap in the genetic... Read more →


REVOLUTIONARY WAR REENACTMENT RETURNS TO HADDONFIELD IN JUNE 2022

The Skirmish Brings South Jersey’s Colonial History to Life in Day-Long Event photos courtesy of Phillip Zoebisch Haddonfield, NJ (November 30, 2021) – After a two-year hiatus, Haddonfield’s popular revolutionary war reenactment will return in June 2022. The Skirmish brings history books to life with a day of Revolutionary War soldiers, horses, clashes between colonists and redcoats, family-friendly programming, music, and important moments from South Jersey and Haddonfield’s history in the founding of the U.S. On Saturday, June 4, 2022, the British will invade Haddonfield and be challenged by Continental troops, just as they did 244 years ago -- in... Read more →


Veterans Mixed Income Community Opens in Tinton Falls

AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE Mixed-Income Community for Veterans Opens in New Jersey The development by WinnCompanies and Soldier On provides 70 homes. TINTON FALLS, NJ--After 14 months of construction, a 70-unit apartment community is about to welcome military veterans, including those transitioning from homelessness, in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. The development is one of the first private veterans’ communities in the U.S. to offer rental housing to former service members at a range of incomes along with comprehensive services, including a program to help move veterans toward homeownership, announced WinnCompanies. Federal, state, county, and local officials recently gathered at the Gordon... Read more →


CNB TRAVEL NEWS: Hotel group says thank you to its team with long service awards

A HOTEL group has recognized the dedication and commitment of its longest-serving employees with a celebration at one of its landmark venues. Lake District Hotels marked the achievements of 37 staff members who have been with the company for 10 years or more, with a combined total of 664 years of service. They were treated to a Christmas afternoon tea at the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa by Derwentwater, one of six Lake District hotels run by the group. Staff from all front-of-house departments attended the event, which was the first time the group had held a long service awards... Read more →