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January 19, 2022

Gloucester City Council Jan. 20 Caucas Meeting Agenda

Click images to enlarge Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 6:00pm vanessa@cityofgloucester.org is inviting you to a scheduled Mayor and Council Caucus Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/3508513428?pwd=amZ5RzIrUTVOMWJWT01NS1grTWFrZz09 Meeting ID: 350 851 3428 Passcode: D8mfP5 One tap mobile +13017158592,,3508513428#,,,,*806484# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 646 558 8656 US (New York) Read more →


Freezing Rain and Snow Coming Use Caution When Driving on Thursday Morning

Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today issued a Winter Weather Congestion Alert for tomorrow morning’s commute based on the forecast for freezing rain and snow beginning tonight throughout New Jersey. A wintery mix of rain and sleet is expected to begin tonight, Wednesday, January 19, before changing over to snow tomorrow morning, Thursday, January 20. The storm may result in treacherous driving conditions for the morning commute. Motorists should consider working from home if that is an option. If you have to drive, slow down, use caution and plan extra travel time, particularly during the Thursday... Read more →


Fire Truck in Magnolia Collides with Vehicle, Two People Die, Investigation Ongoing

Magnolia, N.J. – Detectives are investigating a fatal crash involving a fire truck Wednesday morning in Magnolia, announced Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Magnolia Police Chief Scott Paris. At approximately 9:54 a.m., a fire truck responding to a call collided with a vehicle at the intersection of White Horse Pike and Warwick Road. Two people inside the vehicle have been pronounced deceased. Three firefighters who were inside the fire truck sustained minor injuries. The investigation into the circumstances surrounding this crash is ongoing. No further details are being released at this time. Read more →


CNBNEWS TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 northbound Exit 26 to be closed Thursday night in Bellmawr

Closure necessary for Browning Road Bridge demolition (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the I-295 northbound Exit 26 will be closed Thursday night as the demolition of the Browning Road Bridge continues in Bellmawr, Camden County. NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the I-295 northbound Exit 26, which becomes the left lane of I-76 westbound, from 9 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, January 20 until 6 a.m. Friday, January 21, weather permitting. The closure will allow underdeck removal and shielding work below the Browning Road Bridge. The following detour will be in place: I-295... Read more →


Newark Drug Trafficking Rink Indicted

Nine Members of Newark Drug Trafficking Ring Charged in Superseding Indictment Related: 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Newark NEWARK, N.J. – Nine members of a drug trafficking organization were charged today in a superseding indictment for their roles in heroin, fentanyl, and crack cocaine distribution scheme that sold hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of illegal drugs out of a residential building on Fairmount Avenue in Newark, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. The 34-count superseding indictment charges all defendants with conspiracy to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin, 400 grams or more of fentanyl, and 280 grams... Read more →


Gloucester County's Nature at Night

(January 18, 2022)--Nature at Night is Gloucester County Parks and Recreation’s news program featuring presentations of beautiful images and real animals on display. “Parks and Recreation created a new program designed to expose residents to the beauty of nature. Many of our events take place on the weekends or during the day, this program accommodates the schedules of those who can’t always attend our weekly events,” said Director Frank J. DiMarco. Nature at Night will be hosted by Michael McGraw, Senior Wildlife Biologist at Resource Environmental Solutions LLC, for a journey through the wonderful world of reptiles! Nature at Night... Read more →


How to Find Out if Your CBD Gummies Have THC in Them

If you've been on the hunt for a strain of CBD gummies and want to make sure they don't have THC in them, there are some easy ways to find out. But before you start investigating, know that these tests are not 100% accurate. They're just good enough to help you know if your gummies do indeed contain THC or not. If you're using these hemp-based products for medical purposes, it's essential to know whether or not your CBD gummies have THC in them, as THC can seriously impair the effects of this type of healing treatment. Here are some... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on Area College Students: Roger Williams University Dean's List

BRISTOL, RI (01/19/2022)-- Select students have been named to the Fall 2021 Dean's List at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are placed on the Dean's List that semester. Alivia Adolf of Merchantville (08109) Tabitha Didonato of Cherry Hill (08003) Benjamin Harvey of Linwood (08221) Hailey Reed of Mount Ephraim (08059) About RWU: With campuses on the coast of Bristol and in the heart of Providence, R.I., Roger Williams University is a forward-thinking private university committed to strengthening society through engaged teaching... Read more →


NJBIA Shares Their View on Murphy's Inauguration and New Legislation Approved

NJBIA President and CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement regarding the inauguration of Gov. Phil Murphy and Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver today, as well as several bills that the governor took action on today. “We congratulate Governor Murphy and Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver on their re-election and wish their families and the administration well over the next four years. NJBIA looks forward to continuing to have a seat at the table with the administration regarding policies and issues that impact our businesses and residents, particularly as we emerge from the pandemic. “While we congratulate the governor today, we also... Read more →


Gloucester City One Of Five Towns In Camden County With The Highest Tax Percentage Increase In 2021

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews TRENTON – Property taxes in New Jersey climbed by nearly 2% again last year, restrained by the cap but still amounting to a $583 million tax hike. The statewide tab now exceeds $31 billion. The tax bill on the average home unofficially rose to $9,266, according to a New Jersey 101.5 review of county abstracts of ratables and Department of Treasury home assessment data. Gloucester City Municipal building, Broadway, and Monmouth Streets. In the background is St. Mary's Church, which was built by Irish immigrants in the late 1800s(CNBNews photo credit) +++++ Looking at... Read more →


Betcity app | Review

What you need to know about Betcity The Betcity bookmaker is the biggest and oldest bookmaker in Russia. It was established in 2003 and licensed in 2009. Since that time Betcity was working on developing its work: everything is still updating and players can solve any problem in a second. In 2021 Betcity is one of the most reliable bookmakers in the world. The bookmaker offers players almost 30 types of sports disciplines, a huge number of events are available in each of the sections. Most of the events are football matches, there are hundreds of them. There are both... Read more →


New Federal Regulations for Entry-Level CDL Drivers

New Federal Training Requirement for Entry-Level CDL Drivers Begins Feb. 7 TRENTON – Effective Feb. 7, drivers interested in obtaining or upgrading a commercial driver license (CDL) in New Jersey will be required to complete additional federally-mandated training. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has issued regulations requiring CDL applicants complete Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) from an FMCSA-approved training provider before taking the CDL skills test. The list of approved training providers can be found on FMCSA’s Training Provider Registry. A link to the registry is also available on the NJMVC website in the CDL section. The new ELDT... Read more →


Rowan junior Eli Atiya and senior Ryan Murphy named to the D3Baseball.com 2022 All-America Team

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan junior Eli Atiya and senior Ryan Murphy have been named to the D3Baseball.com 2022 Preseason All-America Team, with Atiya earning a second-team mention and Murphy being chosen to the third team. Both players were named to the D3Baseball All-America team in 2021 after being key players during the Profs’ run to the NJAC Championship and the Division III College World Series, with Murphy receiving third-team status and Atiya earning honorable mention. In 2021, Atiya (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill West) went 9-2 as a starter, posted a 1.68 ERA and topped the staff with 72 strikeouts, while... Read more →


Ronald A. Zaleski, 59, of Cherry Hill; Campbell Soup Employee for 30 years, Rutgers University Alum

Ronald A. Zaleski of Cherry Hill passed away January 9, 2022. Age 59. Beloved husband and father. He is survived by his wife of 33 years of Dawn M. (nee Neidich) and adult children, Rebekah Zaleski of Cherry Hill, NJ; Andrew Zaleski of Winter Garden, Florida and Amelia Zaleski of Cherry Hill, NJ. Devoted son of Regina Zaleski (Sokolski) and the late Robert Zaleski, Sr. Brother of Robert Zaleski, Jr (Shelia), Jeanine Zaleski-Farley, and Richard Zaleski (Kristina). Cousin of Kevin Neimeyer (Jennifer) Uncle of Benjamin Stehly, Nathan Stehly, Kathryn Moran, William Moran, Dittmar Gagnon, Crosley Gagnon, Abigeal Gagnon, Hayden Gagnon,... Read more →


NJ Residents Leaving the State Because of High Taxes

By Bethany Blankley | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – While Americans continued to move out of higher taxed blue states in 2021, migration patterns were different than they were in 2020, a report by United Van Lines indicates. United Van Lines customers primarily moved for new jobs or to be near family, resulting in their destination states being more varied than they were in 2020 when they primarily moved to western and southern states from northern states, its 45th Annual National Migration Study found. The annual study tracks the company’s exclusive data for customers’ state-to-state migration patterns... Read more →


NJ to Receive $1.1 Billion from Feds to Fix Bridges

By T.A. DeFeo / The Center Square contributor The Center Square) – The federal government is sending more than $1.1 billion to New Jersey to help the state repair its bridges. The money is part of the more than $27 billion Bridge Replacement, Rehabilitation, Preservation, Protection, and Construction Program. The funding was included in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. New Jersey officials say the funding will help improve about 480 bridges in poor condition and about 4,500 bridges in fair condition. “Every state has bridges in poor condition and in need of repair, including bridges with weight restrictions that... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Belmont University Fall 2021 Dean's List

NASHVILLE, TN (01/18/2022)-- The following students achieved the Dean's List at Belmont University for the Fall 2021 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours (exclusive of audit and pass/fail courses this semester) and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C (inclusive of audit, pass/fail courses and zero-credit courses). Jillian DeBrito of Wall Township (07719) Ashleigh Neilio of Magnolia (08049) William Sapp of Medford (08055) Gisele Englehart of Moorestown (08057) Brooke Wentzel of Pitman (08071) Ethan Szczepanek of Cinnaminson (08077) Katherine Massaro of Shamong (08088) Megan Steltz of Tabernacle (08088)... Read more →


3 Cops Involved in a Shootout at Academy Park HS Charged with Manslaughter in Connection with Death of 8-Year-Old

Media, PA (January 18, 2022)– District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer today announced the filing of criminal charges against three Sharon Hill Police officers in connection with the death of eight-year-old Fanta Bility and the wounding of three others on August 27, 2021. Officers Devon Smith, Sean Dolan, and Brian Devaney are each charged with a total of twelve (12) criminal counts of manslaughter and reckless endangerment for their actions that night. “From the moment the call came in on August 27th, my team of investigators and prosecutors has worked tirelessly to achieve justice for Fanta and the other victims of that... Read more →


"9 Days for Life”

ARCHBISHOP NELSON J. PÉREZ ENCOURAGES FAITHFUL TO PARTICIPATE IN THE “9 DAYS FOR LIFE” INITIATIVE CALLING FOR AN END TO ABORTION “9 Days for Life” is a national initiative sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops; it will take place January 19-27, 2022 Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez encourages faithful throughout the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to join in solidarity with Catholics from throughout the country by prayerful participation in “9 Days for Life,” a pro-life novena sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). On January 22, 2022, our nation marks the 49th anniversary of Roe v.... Read more →