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January 14, 2022

The Story Behind The Story (VIII) Your Money: NJ Prescription Assistance for Elderly and Disabled

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews Contributor On January 6, 2022 Governor Phil Murphy announced that the income limits for prescription assistance had been increased by $10,000. That is true but may be confusing to people who never qualified before. There are actually two levels of assistance. The first is PAAD (Prescription Assistance for the Aged and Disabled) and the second is Senior Gold. It is only the Senior Gold’s income limit which has increased. PAAD’s income limit remains the same. PAAD – In short the requirements are the same as before. The requirements are: NJ Resident 65 and on Social Security... Read more →


Mrs. Marie T. Spingler, , age 91, Longtime Brooklawn Resident; Known for Her Love of Fashion

Surrounded by her loving family, Marie passed peacefully on January 12, 2022, at age 91. (nee Evans). Formerly of Brooklawn, NJ. Loving wife to late George Spingler Jr. Loving Mother of George (Lynda) Spingler III, Joan Carrero, & Gwen (Raymond) McKenney. Cherished grandmother of Monica (Tom) Ferry, Travis (Stephanie) Carrero, Tiffany (Blaise) Spingler, Raymond (Gwen) McKenney Jr., Justen Carrero, George (Sarah) Spingler IV, & Madison (Vincent) McKenney. Great-Grandmother of Peyton, Collins, Raegan, Tommy, Riley, Luke, Sloane, & Grayson. Predeceased by her parents, Charles and Marie Evans, sister Margaret (Margie) Thompson, sister Joan (Bunny) O’Malley, and brother Charles Evans. Marie, known... Read more →


Guest Opinion: AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee’s Stable Consistency Needed For The Times

By Marc Ang Being a California resident, but with many friends in Arizona, the gubernatorial race in my neighboring state was usually something I would only tangentially pay attention to. But these are unique times. The individual states and their governors are under a microscope as they deal with COVID and its shutdowns. In addition, my own state’s recall election failed so miserably that it makes sense to pay a little more attention to what’s going on in Nevada and Arizona. Considering the abject failure of the Democratic administration this past year, resulting in high gas prices, inflation and supply... Read more →


Tamara Brown, 58, of Haddon Heights, Owner of Diving School Sentenced to Prison for Wire Fraud

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (January 13, 2022)– The president and CEO of a commercial diving school was sentenced yesterday to 27 months in prison for fraudulently obtaining funding from the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for the school and its students, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. Tamara Brown, 58, of Haddon Heights, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Joseph H. Rodriguez to an information charging her with one count of wire fraud. Judge Rodriguez imposed the sentence yesterday by videoconference. According to documents filed in this case... Read more →


Where to Get Covid Test in Camden County

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Board of Commissioners continues to expand testing capacity in the new year as demand is extremely high and COVID-19 cases have significantly increased across the region. The Board has opened new test sites at the Charles DePalma Public Works complex, the county complex at 2600 Mt. Ephraim Avenue in Camden City and now lists three more locations by CAMCare Health Corporation. These new sites are being commissioned in tandem with the other county sites that are already operating at the Camden County Health Hub and Cooper testing locations. “Right now, the demand for testing is... Read more →


Jeffrey R. Bradley, 61, of Williamstown; formerly of Bellmawr

Jeffrey R. Bradley, on January 10, 2022, of Williamstown; formerly of Bellmawr. Age 61. Beloved husband of 33 years to Jacqueline (nee Truesdell). Devoted father of Gillian and Evan. Loving son of the late Charles and Marjorie Bradley. Dear brother of Karen Reeves (Michael), Deborah Kilstein (Saul), and the late Richard Bradley and Theresa Maull. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews. Jeff loved playing keyboards both at home and in the worship bands at his church. He enjoyed flying his drones, riding his bike, and playing with the many dogs he had raised. He enjoyed... Read more →


Rowan Former field hockey Coach Penny Kempf inducted into the NFHCA Hall of Fame

LAKE MARY, FL - Rowan associate athletic director and former field hockey coach Penny Kempf was inducted into the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Hall of Fame, at the annual Awards Dinner this evening at the organization's annual convention. The NFHCA Hall of Fame was established in 1999 to honor exceptional field hockey coaches, administrators, and umpires for their success on and off the field. Kempf is part of the 21st class of the NFHCA Hall of Fame. Kempf coached the Rowan field hockey team for 17 years from 1998 to 2014, compiling a 253-81 overall record, for the... Read more →


Valerie Nerenberg, MSN, RN, CNL, Promoted to Corporate Director of Nursing at Jefferson Stratford Hospital.

Valerie has been employed at Jefferson Health - New Jersey in various leadership roles since February 2011. Previously, she served as Nurse Manager of the Intensive Care and Intermediate Care units at Jefferson Stratford Hospital for more than six years. “During that time, she was a key lead on several successful initiatives,” said Helene Burns, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer. “Valerie has been a proven leader and is committed to creating an outstanding patient experience for patients and families.” With more than 20 years of nursing experience, Valerie earned her Associate of Science in Nursing... Read more →


NJ Takes Abortion One Step Further; Pre-born Child Doesn't Have Any Rights in the Garden State

source LiveActions...(CNBNews see video below) +++++ N.J. bill codifying abortion access signed into law By EmmaLee Italia - TRENTON, NJ-(January 13, 2022)--The Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act – the legislative push to enshrine and expand abortion rights in New Jersey – was signed into law Jan. 13 by Gov. Phil Murphy. The law, which passed in the State Legislature Jan. 10 by wide margins, codifies the New Jersey Supreme Court’s 1982 decision to affirm the right to abortion. “This law departs from the fundamental Catholic teaching that all life is sacred from conception to natural death,” the state’s Catholic Bishops... Read more →


Jeffrey R. Bradley, of Williamstown; formerly of Bellmawr

Jeffrey R. Bradley, on January 10, 2022, of Williamstown; formerly of Bellmawr. Age 61. Beloved husband of 33 years to Jacqueline (nee Truesdell). Devoted father of Gillian and Evan. Loving son of the late Charles and Marjorie Bradley. Dear brother of Karen Reeves (Michael), Deborah Kilstein (Saul), and the late Richard Bradley and Theresa Maull. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Jeff loved playing keyboards both at home and in the worship bands at his church. He enjoyed flying his drones, riding his bike, and playing with the many dogs he had raised. He... Read more →


The 3PM Manhattan Gang and Their Meetings

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews A Manhattan Cocktail Seeing John Barron’s name today in the comments section of our page reminded me of the 3 O’clock Manhattan gang that was active in the late 70s and 80s in Gloucester City. It was a select group, made up of longtime businessmen, politicians, and residents. Most every day during the week between 3 and 4 PM they would meet at the Brown Street home of John Lincoln or the Highland Blvd., home of Henry Barron. They would discuss what was happening in Gloucester City and at times what was going on... Read more →