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December 3, 2021

Blackwood Fire Co. Christmas Parade Saturday

Parade Route BLACKWOOD, NJ (December 3, 2021)--Saturday the Blackwood Fire Company Christmas Parade will be occurring today in Downtown Blackwood. The parade begins at 6:00 pm and ends at approximately 8:00 pm. During the parade, the Black Horse Pike will be closed in both directions between Church Street and Davistown Road. Davistown Rd will also be closed between Black Horse Pike and Argyle Ave. Heavy pedestrian traffic is expected in the area of the Black Horse Pike therefore drivers are advised to use caution when in the area and to expect minor delays. The detour route is East Church St.... Read more →

Winslow Township Police Department Locks Down Schools Friday, As a Precaution

WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, NJ (December 3, 2021)--Today, Friday, at approximately 2:20 PM, Winslow Twp. Police received a report that a male was riding a bicycle on Coopers Folly Road in the area of Winslow Twp. High School. The caller reported that the male appeared to be carrying a handgun. Winslow Twp. Police Officers swiftly responded to the scene. Acting in an overabundance of caution, the Winslow Twp. High School, Middle School, and Board of Education Buildings were all placed in a Lockout status. The subject was located in an area neighborhood and investigation revealed that he was not in possession of... Read more →


Following the exhilarating success of the first live broadcast from a passenger vessel in Antarctica, Lindblad Expeditions is set for another live streaming feat this week – going live from one of their newest polar vessel's broadcast centers during the total solar eclipse on December 4, 2021. During their stream, their recognized experts will educate viewers about the eclipse, what's happening in nature during the phenomenon, and how to safely view one in the future. In the event the conditions are clear enough to view the eclipse, their shipboard photographers will capture and share some of the world’s first professional... Read more →

Moorestown Police Issues No Parking for Saturday's Lions Holiday Parade

Traffic Alert Main St. in the business district, Chester Ave., and S. Church St. will be closed this Saturday 12/4/21 from 11am-2pm for the annual Lions Holiday Parade that kicks off at 12pm. No Parking will be permitted on Main St. between Chester Ave. and Church St. 11 am - 2pm. Expect traffic delays in the area during the event. Please slow down and watch for pedestrians in the roadways. The Moorestown Business Association CandleLight Stroll will also take place on Saturday 12/4/21 from 2pm - 6pm. Main St. in the business district will be open to traffic. Please slow... Read more →

A Little Boy in Illinois Receives the Best Gift -- A New Kidney from Mommy

This Family Just Welcomed a New Baby … What a Year to Remember! December 1, 2021 -- December is the month when many focus on gifts. For an Illinois transplant family, December is the month to celebrate the ultimate gift -- the gift of life. This family’s four-year-old is able to enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season this year thanks to receiving one of his mommy’s kidneys and a second chance at life. For the Bells it is a very different December than five years ago when this family received a devastating, in utero diagnosis about their... Read more →


++++++ RUMMAGE SALE December 4, Saturday 10-2 Faith , Friends,Food Our Mission is to Honor God and Serve Our Neighbors Join us for an afternoon with members of our congregation. Shop for yourself or that special someone for Christmas. Grab a bite to eat and take home a bake good at prices you’ve seen back in the day. +++++ Saint Nick’s Workshop We invite you to the North Pole to visit with Saint Nick and visit his wood workshop. There is no charge, we only ask that you make a donation to the Children’s Christmas Fund in memory of Helen... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Once Again Domestic Violence Call Became Deadly; Alabama Sheriff Nicholson, Shot and Killed

Reserve Deputy Sheriff Madison "Skip" Nicholson Wilcox County Sheriff's Office, Alabama End of Watch Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Reserve Deputy Sheriff Skip Nicholson was shot and killed while he and the chief deputy responded to a domestic disturbance call on Shamburger Road in Yellow Bluff at about 5:00 pm. A woman had reported that her estranged husband had threatened to kill her and had left to retrieve a firearm. As Deputy Nicholson and the chief deputy arrived at the home they encountered the man, who opened fire and shot both deputies. Despite being wounded, the chief deputy returned fire and... Read more →

Register for GTPD Citizen's Police Academy

Sign up today for the Gloucester Township Police Citizen's Police Academy! Learn more about your Police Department and the people behind the badge during our FREE 10-week course for any Gloucester Township resident 16 years of age or older- fill out your application today! The course begins January 20, 2022, and the classes will be on Thursday evenings from 6:30 PM to approximately 8:30 PM. The course will include an overview of the Police Department and the Administration, Police Communications, Special Operations, Criminal Investigations, Traffic Safety, K9, Special Response Team, Crime Scene Unit and much more. Also, all attendees of... Read more →

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Guest Opinion: Keep 9 Amendment To Stop Court Packing

By Marc Ang As a community organizer and journalist, nothing interests me more than covering the impact of natural grassroots movements. I have found a major disconnect with what the political class considers priorities and what “man on the street” feels is important. Surprisingly, this year, we had a similar disconnect regarding a highly political issue, but when I drilled down, it was more of a “tradition” and bipartisan issue. America’s history is short but it’s important we cherish it and preserve the things that made us so successful. This year, with a new administration coming in, the majority party... Read more →

CNBNews TRAVEL ALERT: I-76 eastbound/Route 42 northbound ramp closures next week in Camden County

Overnight closures necessary to repair highway lighting fixtures (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced overnight ramp closures next week on I-76 eastbound and Route 42 northbound, as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the I-76 eastbound Exit 1A ramp to I-295 southbound beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday, December 9, until 6 a.m. Friday, December 10. That same night, Thursday, December 9, beginning at 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday, December 10, the Route 42 northbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound is also... Read more →

Snow Birds Leaving NJ and NOT COMING BACK

GSI: Retirees fleeing New Jersey has enormous financial implications for the state’s future T.A. DeFeo / The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – New Jersey policymakers should put a ceiling on property taxes for all seniors and veterans to help the state keep more retirees from moving elsewhere, a new report recommends. The recommendation was included in a new Garden State Initiative (GSI) research report, “Retirees and New Jersey: How we can be Perfect Together,” which concludes the state is losing retirees at a higher rate than peer states. GSI also recommended state leaders build on the state’s strength... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA, PA Merry on Market Center City District has partnered with retailers along Market Street East to present “Merry on Market,” a brand-new promotion that celebrates the many holiday traditions of the historic shopping street in Center City. Every Thursday, now through December 30 from 4-6 p.m. visit Market East to shop, dine and enjoy live outdoor entertainment. East Market - Merry on Market Fashion District - Deck the District Light Show The Lits Building - Holiday Lights and the Timberdale Brass Quintet Reading Terminal - A Time for Joy Holidays in Center City Come experience beloved holiday traditions, while... Read more →

Camping is Fun: All You Need to Know About Pop Up Tents

Image Source Camping is fun, relaxing, and spiritually enlightening. However, while the overall camping experience is fun for most people, setting up tents can be a daunting task. Thankfully, pop-up tents come to the rescue for campers who cannot be bothered to set up a tent manually. These tents are now popular because they are easy to use, set up, and bring around. Are you interested in purchasing a pop-up tent? Well, you’re in the right place! Read on below to learn more about pop-up tents and why more campers are in love with this tent material! What are pop-up... Read more →

Why an Electric Smoker is the Best Choice for Food Smoking

Image source We often hear people say food arduously cooked is most delicious. But with modern technology available, cooking delectable food is made more convenient, just like how the long-standing tradition of smoking meat and other food is made more labor-saving with the invention of various helpful smoking equipment. During dinner gatherings or backyard parties, a scrumptiously cooked smoked meat is the star of the show. Whatever the occasion is, good food always livens up the atmosphere. And this is where a handy cooking appliance comes to play. One of the essential factors considered in producing satisfying smoked food is... Read more →

Poor Gov. Murphy Earned Less Than $1M in 2020; Down from $7M in 2017

T.A. DeFeo / The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – Gov. Phil Murphy and his wife earned more than $982,600 and paid more than $445,000 in state and federal taxes in 2020. That’s according to tax forms prepared on the governor’s behalf before his re-election earlier this month but released this week. Murphy, a Democrat, narrowly defeated former Republican Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli this month to hang on to his office. He became the first Democratic governor since Brendan Byrne in 1977 to win re-election in New Jersey. The tax numbers released by Murphy’s office show the governor’s adjusted gross... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Another Police Officer, Henry Larson, Killed As A Result of Domestic Violence

Police Officer Henry Laxson Clayton County Police Department, Georgia End of Watch Tuesday, November 30, 2021 Police Officer Henry Laxson was shot and killed as he and other officers responded to a domestic violence and shooting call in the 3600 block of Jervis Court in Rex at about 8:40 pm. The first officers to arrive on scene encountered a 12-year-old boy who had been shot in the face. Despite his injuries, the boy was able to lead officers to his house. As the officers approached the house, a man opened fire from inside before retreating inside toward the back of... Read more →

CNB Fishing MD: Winter Months Bring Blue Catfish, Trout, Chain Pickerel, Sea Bass and Tautog

by Keith Lockwood, fisheries biologist Maryland Department of Natural Resources. December 1, 2021 Gary Budny holds up a beautiful chain pickerel he caught and released at Loch Raven Reservoir. Photo courtesy of Gary Budny Everywhere in Maryland, colder weather is setting in as we enter December. Some species of fish will begin to hunker down for the winter months while others relish the colder water temperatures. Fishing for blue catfish, trout, and chain pickerel often excels during the winter months, and saltwater fishing for sea bass and tautog provide plenty of action along the coasts. Forecast Summary: December 1 –... Read more →

Another Acting Camden County Prosecutor Takes Oath of Office

Camden City, N.J. – Grace C. MacAulay, who retired from the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office in 2018 after more than 25 years of service, has been sworn in as Acting Camden County Prosecutor. The swearing-in ceremony occurred on December 1st, 2021 at the Camden County Hall of Justice. MacAulay was sworn in by The Honorable Kathleen M. Delaney, J.S.C. Acting Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay (left) and The Honorable Kathleen M. Delaney, J.S.C. “This is seriously one of the greatest days of my life,” MacAulay told the CCPO staff before the ceremony. “I believe the crux of the criminal... Read more →

Under Secretary of Defense Orders National Guard/Ready Reserve to be Vaccinated

MEMORANDUM FOR SECRETARIES OF THE MILITARY SERVICES CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR PERSONNEL AND READINESS CHIEF OF THE NATIONAL GUARD BUREAU SUBJECT: Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for Members of the National Guard and the Ready Reserve In my memorandum of August 24, 2021, "Mandatory Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination of Department of Defense Service Members," I directed the Secretaries of the Military Departments to immediately begin full vaccination of all members of the Armed Forces under DoD authority on active duty or in the Ready Reserve, including the National Guard, who are not fully... Read more →