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May 24, 2022

CNBNews ALERT: What Would You Do If An Active Shooter Was Near You?

BUFFALO, NY (May 23, 2022)--An 18-year-old white man opened fire at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket on Saturday, May 14, killing 10 people and wounding three others in what authorities have described as a “hate crime and racially motivated violent extremism”. Authorities said that the shooter drove to Tops Friendly Market at about 2.30pm, “allegedly wearing tactical gear and armed with an assault weapon”. When the shooter arrived, he shot four people outside the grocery, three of whom died, local prosecutors said. ~The Guardian +++++ GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--The above graph was from a report on the recent mass shooting... Read more →


Daniel Connelly, age 41, of Brooklawn; Fence Installer, Eagles Fan

Daniel Connelly, age 41, born and raised in Brooklawn, NJ. He is the son of Daniel Connelly and the late Judy (Hopkins). Beloved father of Adriana Danielle; soul mate to Lynn Amatrudo; brother to Jennifer (John), Randy (Patricia), Eric (Andrea), Lisa (Jack), predeceased by his brother Chris, and his many nieces and nephews. Danny worked for many years as a fence installer with Wilmar Fence in Deptford, NJ. He was very proud of his work. Danny loved his family and friends and always enjoyed getting together. He was always the life of the party. Danny loved the Eagles. His daughter... Read more →


Trash Pickup in Gloucester City is a Day Behind

Trash pickup update - week of 5/23/22 LAST UPDATED: MAY 24, 2022 - 9:27AM GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 24, 2022)--Solterra will be completing Monday's route today, and will get as much of Tuesday's pickup as they can. They expect to finish Tuesday's route on Wednesday. As we receive more information, we will continue to share. Read more →


Spectracare Foundation Upcoming Events for South Jersey Veterans

777 Blackwood Clementon Road Lindenwold, NJ 08021 856-334-3130 info@spectracarefoundation.org Upcoming Healing Arts session for Veterans with Justin Green May 25th, 2022 Come join us on Wednesday, May 25th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Carlton R. Rouh Veterans Center to learn charcoal drawing and techniques on paper, while also experiencing the calming impact of healing arts. RSVP here. “Cheers to the Golden Years Honoring our veterans” Pub Crawl Please join us on Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm for an evening of laughs, drinks, and snacks! We invite you to our first annual “Cheers... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Pelosi has been Begging for a Fight with Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the rift between Rep. Nancy Pelosi and her bishop: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has been told by her bishop, San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, not to present herself for Holy Communion, has been begging for a confrontation with him for many years. Now she has succeeded. Less than two years after Cordileone was installed as the new archbishop in 2012, Pelosi, who was House Minority Leader at the time, "took the lead," according to the San Francisco Chronicle, "in a high-profile lobbying effort to pressure San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone not to... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Washington College, Radford U.,

Local Students Graduate from Washington College CHESTERTOWN, MD (05/23/2022)-- About 250 students received undergraduate degrees from Washington College during the 239th Commencement exercises on May 22, 2022. The following local students earned degrees: Christopher Baker of Moorestown graduated with a BA in Business Ryan Colbert of Sicklerville graduated summa cum laude with a BA in Business Jenna Daunoras of Hammonton graduated with a BA in Business Olivia Levin of Cape May graduated with a BA in Psychology Provost Michael Harvey presided over the traditional academic ceremony, which was held on the Campus Green with family, friends and loved ones in... Read more →


PONY RIDES FOR KIDS AT JUNE 4’S SKIRMISH EVENT IN HADDONFIELD

Haddonfield Financial Planning is Sponsoring this New Offering at Annual Revolutionary War Reenactment Haddonfield, NJ (May 2022) – When The Skirmish, a day-long Revolutionary War reenactment and colonial festival, returns to Haddonfield on Saturday, June 4, 2022, it will include a new highlight: pony rides! Haddonfield Financial Planning, a local business with lots of hometown pride, will host Red Sky Ranch’s beautiful ponies on its front lawn at 205 N Haddon Avenue in Haddonfield. Pony rides from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (with a rest break from 10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.). Each ride costs $10. While waiting in line,... Read more →


OPINION: Third-Party Sellers On Amazon Need A Hand

By Jason Boyce While fast e-commerce growth has helped small entrepreneurs grow their businesses, these brands are seeing diminishing returns in a continually growing market. Mainly because a handful of Big Tech companies, like Amazon and Google, GUEST OPINION are consolidating their power and using it to create hurdles for online sellers. To lend support to the millions of merchants selling on online platforms and ensure a competitive marketplace where they can thrive, Congress and the FTC are beginning to show signs of reining in Big Tech. Enforcing existing law and passing modernized antitrust legislation this year is a must.... Read more →


Top 3 Athletes From New Jersey

New Jersey is a land where sports thrive. While the state may just have a single major league sports team, the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, since the New Jersey Nets moved to Brooklyn in 2012, there's a lot of history in the Garden State’s history. From NBA champions to olympic athletes and world class soccer players, this a land where superior sportsmen and women are born and raised. Let’s take a look at some of the best so you know never to doubt a New Jersey athlete whenever you visit this site openchange.org, where you can find sites to bet... Read more →


HSI Baltimore-led investigation lands MS-13 gang member in federal prison for life

for racketeering conspiracy involving multiple murders BALTIMORE — An investigation headed by the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Baltimore Field Office resulted in a life sentence for a notorious gang member for a racketeering conspiracy involving two murders. On May 6, Oscar Armando Sorto Romero, a/k/a “Lobo,” age 23, was sentenced to serve life in federal prison for the racketeering conspiracy and for racketeering, as well as related violent crimes in aid of racketeering, including two murders, connected to his participation in La Mara Salvatrucha, a transnational criminal enterprise also known as MS-13. On January 24, 2022, a federal jury convicted... Read more →


KIMMEL CULTURAL CAMPUS FAMILY FUNDAYS

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND , EXPANDING FREE PLAZA EVENT SERIES SHOWCASING PHILLY ARTISTS (Philadelphia, PA, May, 2022) –– Due to popular demand, the Kimmel Cultural Campus expands its new FREE Plaza performance series with Family Fundays, designed to engage family audiences through playful arts presentations and interactive activities. The new family-oriented events join the lineup of FREE Plaza activities announced earlier this year, including Happy Hour Sessions, Lunchtime Unplugged, and Nightlife at the Kimmel. Taking place under the Kimmel Center’s soaring 150-foot vaulted roof in the Plaza and adding to an already-full roster of more than two thousand events annually,... Read more →


Congratulations: Union City National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities

LATHAM, NY (05/17/2022)-- Major General Ray Shields, the adjutant general for the state of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership. CNBNews graphic file Damian Murray from Union City, N.J., and assigned to the Company A, Recruiting & Retention Battalion, received a promotion to the rank of master sergeant on March 11, 2022. Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability, and development potential. These promotions additionally recognize the best qualified Soldiers and attract and retain the highest... Read more →


Just in Time for Memorial Day, Chickie's and Pete's Free Toll Friday on AC Expressway

Philadelphia, PA - After a two-year pandemic hiatus, iconic Delaware Valley based restaurant group Chickie’s and Pete’s will kick-off summer by paying travelers tolls Memorial Day Weekend. Chickie’s and Pete’s will once again partner with the South Jersey Transportation Authority (SJTA) and the Atlantic City Expressway for “Free Toll Friday." While gas prices and travel costs are on the rise, Chickie's and Pete's picks up the tab in one of the region's best summertime traditions. Chickie’s & Pete’s, home of world famous Crabfries®, will be paying tolls (cash and EZ Pass) for all drivers at the Eastbound Egg Harbor, New... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Wilkes University Graduates 0ve 700 Students

Wilkes University Awards Over 700 Degrees at 75th Spring Commencement WILKES-BARRE, PA. (05/23/2022)-- Wilkes University awarded over 700 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at its 75th spring commencement ceremonies on May 21. The ceremony for graduate students receiving doctoral and master's degrees was held at 10 a.m., while the ceremony for undergraduates receiving bachelor's degrees was held at 3 p.m. Both ceremonies were held in the McHale Athletic Center in the Simms Center on Main, 169 S. Main Street in Wilkes-Barre. The more than 700 degrees awarded brings Wilkes University's 2021-22 total degree conferrals to 1,288. Before both ceremonies, the... Read more →


Identifying alcohol addiction and its consequences with alcohol rehab Serenity Oaks

Regardless of age, class, income group, profession, gender, and country, people consume alcohol. Drinking alcohol occasionally may not be harmful. But when it becomes an addiction, it becomes harmful and often life-threatening. According to the reports of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, approximately 15 million people are struggling with alcohol use disorder. Alcohol addiction is a disorder where you are not able to reduce or stop your alcohol consumption, even though you know that it will damage your health and will pose trouble for your personal and professional life. So, if you know someone who is an... Read more →


Risks with Dry Eye: What You Should Know

Not many people know that dry eyes syndrome is one of the most common eye conditions that affect people worldwide. Dry eyes happen when your eyes don't produce enough good-quality tears to lubricate them properly. This leads to an uncomfortable feeling that people usually attribute to their allergies. The eyes become irritated, feel gritty and itchy, and there are times when they become light-sensitive and blurry. However, if left unchecked dry eyes can cause long-term problems, and in rare cases, it can even cause blindness. If your optometrist diagnoses that you have dry eyes syndrome, there's no reason to fret... Read more →