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January 18, 2022

Gloucester City Public Works Department Seeking Applicants for Position of Laborer, Salary $35,483

Gloucester City Public Works Department is seeking applicants for the position of Laborer. Starting Salary is $35,483. Applicants must be a resident of Gloucester City and possess a valid New Jersey Driver's License. This is a full-time position with a chance for advancement. Applicants may apply via email to Public Works Superintendent Alex Tedesco Tedesco@cityofGloucester.org ++++ An application can be obtained at the Gloucester City Municipal Building 512 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030 Duties are described on the New Jersey Civil Service website under local job title 02248 (advertising space donated as a public service by CNBNews https://www.gloucestercitynews.net ) Read more →


GOTCHA! Philadelphia CBP Intercepts Fake COVID Vax Card -

One of 30K Seized Nationally January 14, 2022 PHILADELPHIA – Sometimes things are just too easy. CBP officers found this fake COVID vaccination card, one of 30,000 CBP seized nationally. On Saturday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers were conducting routine international parcel inspections for dangerous, illegal, or prohibited products when they encountered an obviously counterfeit COVID-19 vaccination card. CBP officers immediately noted the vaccination card’s poor print quality, unclear logos of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS), and uneven borders. While fake vaccination cards are selling for as much as... Read more →


Philadelphia CBP Knocks Out Shipment of Dangerous Ketamine

Concealed inside Boxing Mats destined to N.C. Release Date: January 14, 2022 PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Customs and Border Protection officers were no lightweights when they beat the North Carolina consignee to the punch and delivered a knockout blow to nearly seven pounds of dangerous ketamine on January 5. CBP officers discovered ketamine, which is a dangerous substance that is used as a club drug and in sexual assaults while inspecting a shipment manifested as “Boxing Wall Mats” from the Netherlands. CBP officers didn’t pull any punches. They immediately detected an anomaly when they x-rayed the shipment of two-floor boxing mats.... Read more →


Attention Gloucester County Residents!!! Rabid Raccoon in Deptford Township

(Deptford Township, NJ) – Residents in the vicinity of 200 Ogden Road, Deptford Township should be aware that a raccoon tested positive on January 10, 2022. There were no animals or humans exposed. The Gloucester County Health Department would like to remind you to be aware of this incident and take appropriate safety measures for all children and pets. Rabies is a deadly disease caused by a virus in the saliva of infected animals. If left untreated can cause death. Post-exposure treatment is needed immediately. All pet owners are urged to check the vaccination status of their pets. Residents should... Read more →


Camden County Commissioners Expands Covid Testing

(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 →


The Ultimate Guide to Selecting an Oversized Throw Blanket for Couch

Have you ever felt the need to spruce up your living room with a new throw blanket for a couch? If so, then this is the article for you! Here we will be discussing all of the best features and benefits of oversized blankets. We'll tell you how they work wonders in any space, so read on if you're interested in picking out one today. Oversized throw blankets for the couch are the perfect item to bring a new sense of style and comfort into your living room. They're available in tons of different colors, sizes, patterns, and more! Oversized... Read more →


Gloucester County Animal Shelter at Full Capacity, Please Consider Adopting One of These Precious Dogs

Full kennels at the Gloucester County Animal Shelter (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter’s kennel is full of animals looking for their forever homes! “We have a lot of dogs at the shelter patiently waiting for homes. There’s a match for everyone,” said Director Frank J. DiMarco. “We are committed to finding each animal their perfect home. We will always prioritize the well-being of the animals when finding their forever families.” Director Frank J. DiMarco is the liaison to the shelter and would like to remind residents that adoption fees remain only $35.00 for dogs and cats 5 years and... Read more →


Scottish Rite Auditorium welcomes Live At The Fillmore, a Tribute to the original Allman Brothers Band

Presented by the Camden County Board of Commissioners in association with BRE and the Borough of Collingswood, the Scottish Rite Auditorium welcomes Live At The Fillmore (The Definitive Tribute to the original Allman Brothers Band) on Saturday, January 29th at 8PM. Doors open at 7 PM, showtime at 8 PM. Tickets go on sale September 30th at 10AM Tickets are $19, $39 and $25 Tickets Available from: www.ticketmaster.com or by phone at 1-800-745-3000 COVID-19 Updates There are new protocols in place, per the Camden County Department of Health for all indoor events at the Scottish Rite Auditorium (Collingswood, NJ) until... Read more →


Attention Gloucester County Residents: COVID-19 Testing moving to Swedesboro Public Works

The Gloucester County COVID-19 Testing Site is moving to the Swedesboro Public Works Bays, 141 Glen Echo Drive Swedesboro, effective January 18. The Gloucester County COVID-19 Testing Site is a partnership with the New jersey Department of Health and Vault Health. All testing is done by Vault Health. Vault Health will administer PCR and Rapid testing. Individuals do not need ID or insurance to receive a COVID-19 test. Appointments are mandatory for all individuals looking to receive a COVID-19 test at the Gloucester County COVID-19 Testing Site. To make an appointment please visit: https://NJcovidtestingappt.as.me/Gloucester Vault Health is working to establish... Read more →


Rowan University’s College of Performing Arts Presents One-Night-Only Performance by AXIS Dance Company

Photo Credit: David DeSilva, Dancers Yuko Monden Juma, JanpiStar, Sonsherée Giles, Louisa Mann, DeMarco Sleeper, 2021. Photo Courtesy of AXIS Dance Company. Live In-Person Performance: February 19, at 8 pm Pfleeger Concert Hall GLASSBORO, NJ—Rowan University’s College of Performing Arts, home of the Marie Rader Presenting Series, is thrilled to present a one-night-only performance by AXIS Dance Company, one of the nation’s most acclaimed ensembles of disabled and non-disabled performers. Founded in 1987 and based in Oakland, CA, AXIS creates powerful productions that challenge perceptions, and redefine dance and disability. As part of their national tour for 2021-22, AXIS will... Read more →