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May 13, 2022

Why Use a Sound Bar in a Meeting Room?

For meeting rooms, high-quality audio is vital. According to the multisensory learning theory, individuals understand and remember information better when conveyed using more than one sense. It is disruptive, frustrating, and distracting to have poor quality audio during a video conferencing call. For this reason, many workplaces today use soundbars instead of regular PC speakers. Learn the reasons why you should use a soundbar in your meeting room: Advantages of soundbars Soundbars boost audio quality even in commercial settings. A study suggests that audio quality leaves more impact on the people during a meeting than video quality. The study also... Read more →


CNB Politics: Poll Reveals Van Drew Heading For Defeat In South Jersey District 2 Primary

With only a month to New Jersey’s Congressional District 2 primary election, a new poll by Eastern Strategies reveals voters may be turning on Republican incumbent, Jeff Van Drew. NEW JERSEY POLITICS One poll question was: “What is your overall feeling on how well Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey's District 2 has performed since becoming a Republican in 2020?” In this poll, 28% said they were upset, 39% were concerned, and 20% were satisfied. The remaining 12% had positive responses. 9% were happy, and 3% indicated they were extremely happy. "The negativity from this poll was no doubt a... Read more →


Woodlynne Suspect Arrested for August 2021 Homicide

Camden City, N.J. (May 13, 2022)(CNBNews)– Detectives have made an arrest in reference to a homicide that occurred in Camden last August, announced Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. CRIME Taquan Tingle, 28, of Woodlynne, was charged on May 12, 2022 with one count of first-degree Murder in connection to the homicide of Darnell Farrish, 19, of Woodlynne. Tingle was also charged with three second-degree counts: Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose, and Certain Persons Not to Possess Weapons. On August 28, 2021, at approximately 8:01... Read more →


Op-Ed: Mayor Tri Ta for Assembly To Shake Up Sacramento

Consistency Over Time & Actions, Not Shortcuts: By Marc Ang | CNBNews Contributor After years of community organizing, it’s rare I meet a candidate I can get excited about. After my documented support of political candidates in the past, I have become savvy on the internal dynamics and money-based decisions that have strayed far away from my common sense principles and community focus. But I have come out early to support the mayor of Westminster Tri Ta for his assembly run. Tri is a rare gem that deserves a deeper look and analysis. He is also the type of candidate... Read more →


Camden County's Best of Class Awards

Celebrating Students Accomplishments from Throughout the County After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Board of Commissioners joined high school seniors and their families to celebrate the Best of Class Awards. The Board of Commissioners “Best of Class” awards honor students in seven categories: most courageous, community service, leadership, performing arts, most improved, school spirit and best overall. The students will be presented with a Camden County Best of the Class Medal that they can proudly wear at their High School graduation ceremony to signify their achievement. The Commissioners will honor more than 200 senior students who attend... Read more →


The Battleship New Jersey America's Most Decorated

USS New Jersey (BB-62) – United States Navy Battleship The Battleship New Jersey Museum & Memorial regularly ranks as one of the best museums in NJ, one of the best things to do in Philadelphia, and serves as an entertaining attraction in New Jersey for families. Not only do you see exhibits of artifacts from the largest battleship’s past, but you are put into the exhibit as you go through the tour route. Sit in the chair from which Admiral Halsey commanded the biggest battleship and the 5th Fleet. Stretch out on the bunks where the sailors slept. Climb into... Read more →


Camden County Commissioners Reduce Taxes

By Linda Lindner CAMDEN CITY, NJ (MAY 13, 2022)(CNBNews)--The Camden County board of commissioners on Monday said that, in an effort to ensure Camden remains an affordable place to live, it recently passed a budget that reduced the county levy by $5 million this year and puts it more than $15 million under the state-imposed tax cap, according to a news release. GOOD NEWS The new 2022 budget represents an almost 8% decrease from 2021 on the average assessed household in the county, which means a house assessed at $200,000 will have reduced county taxes of $120 and a home... Read more →


ProPublica: Some Louisiana Katrina Survivors Who Received Grant Funds Are Being Sued by the Government

Katrina Survivors Were Told They Could Use Grant Money to Rebuild. Now They’re Being Sued for It. Debris 10 months after Hurricane Katrina hit Slidell, Louisiana./ Wikipedia image by Richard A. Webster, The Advocate | The Times-Picayune, and David Hammer, WWL-TV ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Celeste Matthews spent last summer’s 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in a panic at her cousin’s house in Uptown New Orleans as another monster storm, Hurricane Ida, roared through the city. With every gust, she was... Read more →


Rev. Samuel Rodriguez: People of God Must Step Up..

...proving they are comprehensively pro-life from the womb to the tomb. Press Release: The KAIROS Company for NHCLC SACRAMENTO — Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, released the following statement calling for comprehensive pro-life activism: “This long, dark night may soon end. The unconscionable injustice of extreme abortion policies — aligning the U.S. with countries like North Korea and China — may soon be over. Praise God. We must now put the same energy into demonstrating mercy and compassion as we have our activism. If what we have heard is true, people of God must... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing News Maryland: Offshore Blind and Shoreline Licensing Open Until May 31

Applications Must Be Postmarked by May 31 Photo by Jake McPherson, Ducks Unlimited The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife and Heritage Service is now accepting offshore waterfowl blind and shoreline license applications for riparian (waterfront) property owners. Riparian property owners, or anyone who has been granted permission from the riparian property owner, may license their shoreline. A license will establish offshore stationary blinds or blind sites for hunting waterfowl, and/or will prevent others from licensing and hunting the shoreline at a later date. Applicants must submit paperwork and fees by mail, postmarked no later than May 31, 2022.... Read more →


Two New State Parks Open in Maryland

Maryland State Park Week, Lt. Governor Boyd K. Rutherford joined the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to open two new state parks to the public: Bohemia River State Park in Cecil County, and Cypress Branch State Park in Kent County. “I want to thank the Maryland Park Service and the Department of Natural Resources for continuously searching for new opportunities of growth, access and preservation throughout our state parks,” said Lt. Governor Rutherford. “Bohemia River and Cypress Branch are two great examples of how our state parks provide not only great resources for outdoor recreation, but opportunities to learn... Read more →


WE CAN WALK TO REMEMBER JUNE 19

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (CNBNews)The annual We Can Foundation Walk to Remember will be held on June 19, at the Pine Grove Fire Hall, 9th and Jersey Avenue, Gloucester City. The organization helps people who are fighting addiction. The public is invited to attend. If you are unable to attend and would like to make a donation send your check or money order to We Can Foundation, 573 Homewood Lane, Williamstown NJ 08094 RELATED: So Who is George Merryfield ? ##### SHOW ME YOUR FRIENDS AND I'LL SHOW YOU YOUR FUTURE Read more →


Rowan Wins First Round of NCAA Softball Regional Tournament

MEDFORD, MA -- #19 Rowan took down Cabrini, 8-1, in its NCAA Regional Tournament opener on Friday hosted by Tufts. Morgan Zane went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI's while starter Emily August fanned six while allowing one run on six hits. The Profs will move on to play the host Jumbos tomorrow at noon. Tufts defeated Muhlenberg, 4-1, in the day's first game. The Cavaliers and Mules will play in an elimination game at 2:30 p.m. Rowan reached base with a season-high nine walks. Payton MacNair walked three times and which was a career best and scored twice. Liz... Read more →


"Goody Bag" Pill Mill Doctor from Huntington Valley Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Andrew Berkowitz, 62, of Huntington Valley, PA was sentenced to 20 years in prison, five years supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $40,000 fine and almost $4 million in restitution by United States District Judge Paul Diamond for running a prescription “pill mill” from his medical practice which he operated in Philadelphia under the name ‘A+ Pain Management.’ Judge Diamond also ordered that the defendant shall forfeit fraud proceeds of approximately $3.4 million and four real properties. In January 2020, Berkowitz pleaded guilty to 19 counts of... Read more →


*Fr. Sullivan's Alumni Golf Tournament June 20 Pitman Golf Club Seeks Sponsors

This golf tournament is named for Rev. John Sullivan who spent over 20 years of his life serving the Gloucester Catholic community. “Sully” was a friend to all who came in contact with him. We name the tournament in his honor to carry on the spirit of commitment that he gave to Gloucester Catholic. We are in need of sponsors for the event. If you own a business or know of someone who owns a business would you please consider a sponsorship opportunity? Click here to View Fr. Sullivan Golf Tourney Brochure with Sponsorship Opportunities! Types of Sponsorships: Presenting Sponsor... Read more →