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January 12, 2022

Where Can I Purchase CBD Products of Good Quality and What to Consider?

Choosing the right CBD supplement can be difficult, especially if you are beginning to use such products. You can find different types of cannabidiol-based goods available on the market that differ in concentration, composition, and extraction method. We will further discuss what to look for when choosing such items. What is the difference between various CBD products for sale? CBD oils from different manufacturers may differ from each other by: the extraction method; the variety of hemp; CBD concentration; content of non-CBD cannabinoids and terpenes. We will now look closer at each point. Extraction Method Some CBD oils are produced... Read more →

CNB MEDICAL NEWS: New Gene Sequencing Technology Comes to Cooper University Health Care

New device will help in identifying variants of COVID-19, among other uses (CAMDEN, NJ) The Department of Pathology at Cooper University Health Care has added the Genexus Integrated Sequencer, a new, fully automated, next-generation rapid gene sequencing technology to its diagnostic resources. Gene sequencing allows physicians and scientists to identify and understand the genetic profiles of many viruses, tumors, and other specimens. Cooper is one of a very few health systems in New Jersey that is able to perform next generation gene sequencing on site. The new technology will enable Cooper to identify COVID-19 variants for those patients tested that... Read more →

Attention PA Residents: Be Wary of Aggressive and Sophisticated Schemes to Steal Unemployment Benefits

By Victor Skinner | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry is warning residents about “increasingly aggressive and sophisticated schemes” to steal unemployment compensation benefits, though experts contend much of it can be avoided. “Since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, foreign and domestic fraudsters have been exploiting unprecedented demand on the nation’s unemployment compensation systems that exist to protect hardworking Americans and their families during times of hardship,” Labor and Industry Secretary Jennifer Berrier said Wednesday in a statement. “Fraud-detection measures have revealed an increased level of sophistication in the most... Read more →

2021 Delaware Conservation Poster Contest Winners

The Delaware Association of Conservation Districts, in partnership with the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, today announced the winners of its annual conservation poster contest, which provided students with an opportunity to convey their artistic impressions about soil, water and related natural resources based on the 2021 theme, “Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities.” The 2021 theme, “Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities,” encouraged people to protect existing trees and plant new ones, as well as to advocate and educate about trees and forest conservation within their communities. As the biggest plants on the planet, trees are a vital resource, as... Read more →

Jefferson Health – New Jersey’s Robert Murphy Receives BEE Award for Extraordinary Caregivers

Jefferson Health – New Jersey’s Robert Murphy, a perioperative audio-video and robotics specialist, was recently honored with a BEE Award for Extraordinary Caregivers. A 17-year Jefferson employee, the Atco resident was presented the award by Irene Houck, Director of Surgical Services (shown far left), and Elaine Joyce, Assistant VP of Surgical Services. Murphy was nominated for the honor by Certified Surgical Technician Michelle Fischer, who praised him for going “above and beyond” in helping an elderly woman recently. This woman — who was mistakenly dropped off at the Jefferson Washington Township Surgery Center — had wanted to visit her brother,... Read more →

CNB Travel Alert: NJDOT announces real-time traffic alert system for commercial vehicles

Alerts available on 647 miles of New Jersey’s highways (Trenton)- New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti today announced the implementation of a real-time traffic alert system for commercial vehicle drivers, making NJDOT one of the first states in the country to offer this safety feature. The system offers in-cab traffic congestion updates and slowdown alerts to commercial vehicle drivers on 647 miles of New Jersey’s highways, including the New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway, and Atlantic City Expressway. Commercial vehicle drivers will be alerted about two to three miles before the slowdown begins, giving them plenty of... Read more →

*New Jersey Civil Service Commission Job Fairs

Dress for Success! Open to the Public! Bring your Resumes! State agencies and department representatives will be in attendance to meet with you to share employment opportunities in state government. source https://www.state.nj.us/csc/CSC%20Public%20Employment%20Fairs.pdf Read more →

Comparing Life Expectancy for New Jersey Residents with Other States

Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square The Jersey Shore Life expectancy is one of the most important and commonly cited indicators of population health -- and in the United States, life expectancy is falling at a historic rate. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, life expectancy at birth declined by 1.5 years in 2020, the largest one-year decline since World War II. The CDC attributes the decline to the COVID-19 pandemic and 93,000 drug overdose deaths -- an all-time one-year high. Homicide, diabetes, and liver disease were also contributing factors. Here is a look... Read more →

Moorestown Police Recruiting Future Cops

The Moorestown Police Department is recruiting for future police officers, take the first step. The NJ Civil Service Commission (NJ CSC) has opened on-line applications for the 2022 Entry Level Law Enforcement Examination testing cycle. The Moorestown Police Department will be hiring future officers from the list of candidates that successfully complete the examination. The examination is only given every three years. If you are interested in a law enforcement career with Moorestown or another Civil Service Police Department, we encourage you not to miss this opportunity. Applications must be submitted to NJ CSC online by 4pm February 28, 2022... Read more →

GUEST OPINION: NJBIA Responds to Gov. Murphy's State of the State Address  

New Jersey Business & Industry Association President and CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement in response to today’s State of the State address by Gov. Phil Murphy. “As Governor Murphy embarks on his second term, we continue to call for the need of a proactive and comprehensive plan to help New Jersey businesses and the economy, rather than the reactive approach and continuation of the policies that harm our business community. “We acknowledge and appreciate some of the plans that have been put forth by the governor over the past year to assist New Jersey businesses, as well as... Read more →

How Can I Access Social Media Websites That Have Been Blocked?

Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock.com Social media has skyrocketed in popularity in recent years. Statistics show that there are 4.55 billion users around the world, which equates to 57.6 percent. Furthermore, there is an estimated annual growth of 9.9 percent, with experts stating that there are an average of 13 new users every second. However, as much as we might love social media, there are some instances where we might be blocked from accessing social media websites. This can be frustrating for those who want to keep in touch with their families, friends or colleagues. However, there is a way to access blocked social... Read more →

Gloucester Township PD Seeking Applicants

Join GTPD! Applications Being Accepted By NJ Civil Service Commission Until Feb 28th, Don't Delay! Now is your chance to start the process of become a Gloucester Township Police Officer- Join Our Team! The NJ Civil Service Commission has officially posted the job announcement for Gloucester Township, New Jersey residents! Take the first step and sign up for the exam, online applications are being accepted from now until February 28, 2022 at 4 PM- Click HERE for all the details! - https://info.csc.state.nj.us/Vats/WebAnno.aspx?FileNumber=33972 Learn more about GTPD Team! Check out our "Who We Are, What We Do, We Are Here For... Read more →

Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day

TOMS RIVER, NJ — The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office is helping to raise awareness of the dangers associated with prescription opioids by teaming up with local businesses to distribute life-saving information to their customers in recognition of the Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey’s (PDFNJ) Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day. Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day, held on October 6, is designated by Governor Murphy as a permanent day of prevention, education and awareness of the opioid epidemic. Each year, this statewide initiative mobilizes the prevention and treatment communities, community leaders and concerned citizens to raise awareness of the potential for... Read more →

* Gloucester Township Police American Red Cross Blood Drive, Monday, March 14

Schedule Your Appointment Today! Monday, March 14, 2022, 11 AM to 4 PM at the Gloucester Township Municipal Building Senior Center, 1261 Chews Landing Road, Blackwood NJ 08021 Appointments are preferred, schedule today by calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or register online at RedCrossBlood.org using the Sponsor Code: gloucester township police Thank you! Address/Location Gloucester Township Police Department 1261 Chews Landing Rd Gloucester Township, NJ 08021 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-228-4500 Read more →