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January 27, 2022

Stockton Outscores Rowan Final 96-91

GALLOWAY, NJ – Stockton outscored Rowan, 10-3, in the final 2:16 of the game to hold on to a 96-91 win in NJAC men's basketball action this evening. Hafeez Melvin scored a career-high 23 points for Rowan (15-4; 8-4 NJAC), which has its three-game winning streak come to an end. Melvin connected on 8-of-11 from the field to lead the Profs, while hitting 5-for-7 from three-point range. Marcellus Ross scored 18 points and Arian Azemi tallied 14 for Rowan, which also received 11 points from Andrew Seager. Ross connected on a three with 2:24 to play to give Rowan its... Read more →


Gloucester City Council Meeting Tonight; On the Agenda is the Monthly Payment of $2.1 Million in Bills

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 27, 2022)--The monthly meeting of the Gloucester City Mayor and Common Council will be held tonight, Thursday, January 27 at 7 PM in Council Chambers, 313 CNBNews graphic file Monmouth Street. On tonight's agenda are 14 resolutions to be approved. Some of them include the following: authorizing the refund of a certificate of occupancy fee, and authorizing the refund of rental facility registration and license fee. A resolution approving Michael Stefkovic as Lead Inspector for the NJDCA Small Cities Housing Rehab, will be voted on plus a resolution appointing a backup T4 Operator for the Gloucester... Read more →


Joanne C. Donato, of Bellmawr, 79

Joanne C. Donato (nee Salera), formerly of Bellmawr, and Fairview section of Camden. Age 79. Born December 30, 1942, to the late Nicholas and Elizabeth (nee Angelucci) Salera. Beloved wife of the late Carl A. Donato, Sr. Devoted mother of Carl A. Donato, Jr. (Wendy), Debra Donato Casey (Steve), Karen Donato-Krowick (Larry), and Nicole Cardona (Jeffrey). Loving grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of 4. Dear sisters of Aggie Nagy, David Salera, and Ken Salera. Joanne was a kind, loving, and giving person. She ALWAYS had a smile and was able to make others smile, even in their darkest moments. She... Read more →


Jefferson Health – New Jersey Receives $30,000 Quality of Life Grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

Jefferson Health – New Jersey was recently awarded $30,000, as part of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation National Paralysis Resource Center (NPRC) 2021 Priority Impact Quality of Life grants. The grant will be used for Jefferson NJ’s Maressa Center for MS Wellness, which strives to enhance the quality of life for South Jersey residents living with multiple sclerosis through innovative, educational, and therapeutic wellness classes. The Quality of Life Grants Program supports nonprofit organizations that empower individuals living with paralysis. Jefferson Health – New Jersey was one of 17 organizations awarded grants, totaling $499,700 for 2021. Since its inception,... Read more →


HUD Awards $1.4M to Support Housing Counseling Programs in NJ, Organization in Audubon Receives $36,774

Awards provide HUD-approved housing counseling agencies and intermediaries with funding to maintain and expand critical services for the nation’s renters, homebuyers, and homeowners. WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Monday awarded $51.4 million in housing counseling grants to 177 HUD-approved housing counseling agencies and intermediary organizations. This includes funding to HUD-approved housing counseling agencies that are partnering with Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), or other Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). The funding supports housing counseling agencies in their critical work to stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on... Read more →


Gloucester County Animal Shelter Full Capacity

(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 liaison to the shelter and would like to remind residents that adoption fees remain only $35.00 for dogs and cats 5 years and younger. Fees for animals 6 years and older is... Read more →


CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students: Hofstra University Dean's List Students

HEMPSTEAD, NY (01/25/2022)-- Hofstra University congratulates the following local students who were named to the Fall 2021 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievements. Students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List. The students who made the Hofstra University Dean's List academic are: Jenna Casole of Voorhees Anaya Colon of Clementon Antonio Franceschini of Pilesgrove Viktoria Hascak of Moorestown Steven Kaenzig of Hammonton Kaitlyn King of Cape May Tyler Kolecki of Collingswood Andy Lu of Collingswood Angelica McAlpin of Mullica Hill Tara McNally of Marmora Jonathan Meyer of Marlton... Read more →


SE4SK Special Events for Special Kids in SJ

On Saturday January 15, 2022 Director DiMarco and Commissioner Jefferson attended the Ribbon Cutting for the nonprofit, SE4SK "special events for special kids" A NJ Nonprofit. SE4SK is a local nonprofit that organizes and hosts FREE events for children ages 3 to 17 who have special needs or disabilities. Their mission is to provide a safe environment to have fun, free of judgement, where they can be themselves. A place where parents can interact and form new relationships with others in similar situations. SE4SK is always looking for volunteers, if you’re interested in working with SE4SK email jami@specialevents4specialkids@gmail.com or visit... Read more →


Gloucester County DREAM Park February Events

(Logan Township, NJ) – The Gloucester County DREAM Park is home to many top-rate animal shows and competitions. “The free programing and events at the DREAM Park bring great opportunities for equestrian lovers,” said Director Frank J. DiMarco. “The events in February are a great way to learn more about the equestrian community and an opportunity to visit our state-of-the-art facility.” The DREAM Park is located at 400 US Route 130 South, Logan Township, New Jersey 08085. For any questions, please contact the DREAM Park at (856) 241-1415, visit www.dreamparknj.com or check out Facebook @ DREAM Park Gloucester County. February... Read more →


CNBNews Salutes NJ College Students: Susquehanna University Dean's List

SELINSGROVE, PA (01/26/2022)-- Susquehanna congratulates its students named to the dean's list for the fall 2021 semester. The following local students have been named: Julia Campbell, of Florence, is majoring in music education and is a member of the Class of 2022. Bailey Laplante, of Medford, is majoring in secondary education and is a member of the Class of 2022. Sarah Palmer, of Mays Landing, is majoring in psychology and religious studies and is a member of the Class of 2022. Alec Rette, of Mount Holly, is majoring in marketing and is a member of the Class of 2022. John... Read more →


Willingboro Woman Receives Lengthy Prison for Sexual Assault of Child

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 26-year-old Willingboro Township woman has been sentenced to an aggregate of 15 years in New Jersey state prison for sexually assaulting a child in her home early last year. Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Rachel Karngbaye pled guilty in September 2021 to Sexual Assault (Second Degree) and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Third Degree). She was sentenced today in Superior Court by the Hon. Philip E. Haines, J.S.C., to a 10-year term for the second-degree charge, for which she must serve 85% before becoming eligible for parole. She received... Read more →