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June 28, 2022

Brandywine Zoo Announcement: Three Year Old Haechan the Pudu Dies

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is deeply saddened to announce the Brandywine Zoo’s southern pudu, Haechan, died on June 25, 2022. He was three years old. The cause of death is unknown at this time. Brandywine Zoo officials report that Haechan was lethargic the morning before his passing and coughing sporadically. Prior to this day, there had been no outward symptoms of illness or distress. The animal care team observed him closely and reported the small deer seemed to be more lethargic as the day went on, so he was moved from the pudu habitat to... Read more →


Gloucester City Summer Concert Series July 12 Skip Denenberg and Don Van Winkle

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (JUNE 28, 2022)--The Gloucester City Summer Concert series continues on July 12 with Skip Denenberg and Don Van Winkle with the opening act Kenneth Beckett. All shows at Proprietor's Park, King and Powell Streets from 7 PM to 9 PM. Read more →


Maryland Commercial Mature Female Hard Crab Catch Limits July 1 to Dec. 15

PUBLIC NOTICE The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Fishing and Boating Services Commercial Mature Female Hard Crab Catch Limits July 1 through December 15, 2022 WHAT THIS NOTICE DOES The Secretary of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, in consultation with blue crab advisory groups, announces the commercial mature female hard crab catch limits for the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries for July 1 through December 15, 2022. Effective 12:01 a.m. July 1, 2022, the bushel limits are: Mature female hard crab bushel limits are based on results of the winter crab dredge survey conducted by the Maryland Department... Read more →


NRA-ILA OPINION: STOP THE ANTI-GUN TRENTON POLITICIANS

PRESS RELEASE TRENTON, NJ--Anti-gun politicians in Trenton will have their opportunity this week to lash out against New Jersey gun owners who secured a major victory last week in the United States Supreme Court. Concealed carry, which for decades has been denied to Garden State gun owners, was reaffirmed as the “law of the land” last week. The state must start issuing permits to qualified gun owners who satisfy objective standards, and the Attorney General was forced to issue an order last week to law enforcement compelling them to stop enforcing “justifiable need.” Last week, your NRA-ILA also testified against... Read more →


Brian S. Hunter, age 49, of Gloucester City; Union Carpenter Local Union 58, Philadelphia

On June 26, 2022. Age 45. Of Gloucester City. Loving husband of Barbara “Barbie” Hunter (nee Letzgus). Loving father of Tyler Hunter, Taylor Hunter and Hayden Hunter. Cherished son of Wayne and Rhonda Hunter (nee Myers). Beloved brother of the late Timothy Hunter. Cherished nephew of William Hunter, John Hunter, Cathy Bruccoliere, Shirley Hunter, Dawn Smith, Kelly Schaeffer and the late Milton Hunter. Also survived by his loving nieces, nephews and cousins. Brian was a union carpenter for Local Union 158 in Philadelphia, PA. He was an avid sports fan and loved to sing. Relatives, friends and fellow union members... Read more →


The Best Personal Website Examples

There are so many excellent personal websites on the web that it's difficult to pick just one as the best. You could go for a standard resume, but why not go for something more exciting and creative? Many resources online talk about the best personal website examples, with their own strengths and weaknesses. In this article, we will highlight a few of them. Kyle Craven's portfolio You can visit Kyle Craven's portfolio website to learn more about his work. He lives in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and works as the manager of his father's construction business. His portfolio website is simple,... Read more →


CHUCKLES: Blonde Men, It Had To Come Sooner or Later!

TAKE A FEW MOMENTS AND HAVE A GOOD LAUGH via GIPHY A blonde man is in the bathroom, and his wife shouts: "Did you find the shampoo?" He answers, “Yes, but I'm not sure what to do... it's for dry hair, and I've just wet mine.” A blonde man spies a letter lying on his doormat. It says on the envelope "DO NOT BEND." He spends the next 2 hours trying to figure out how to pick it up. A blonde man shouts frantically into the phone, "My wife is pregnant, and her contractions are only two minutes apart." "Is... Read more →


How to Find Freelance Work 

When you decide to take the plunge and go freelance, there is no doubt that it can feel like a major step. At the same time, you need to think about how you are going to be able to get a steady stream of work to you. Otherwise, it is all too likely that you are going to get into a situation in which you are struggling and not able to deal with all the challenges that are in front of you properly. So, let’s take a closer look at finding freelance work and how you can do this well.... Read more →


Supreme Court Overturns Maine's Ban on State Tuition Assistance for Students Attending Religious Schools

By Casey Harper | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned Maine’s ban on state tuition assistance to students attending religious schools in an education case that could have big implications for schools around the country. The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 in Carson v. Makin. The dispute began when the state of Maine created a tuition assistance program for rural areas without public schools. The program, though, explicitly said that state funds could not be used at religious private schools, only secular schools. A family sued the state of Maine saying they should... Read more →


CONGRATULATIONS: Meals on Wheels of Ocean County Wins $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Grant

Manahawkin Organization is One of 100 Countrywide Winners In just 10 days, 88,000 people cast more than 2 million votes in support of their favorite causes. As a result, 100 communities, in 34 states, including Meals on Wheels of Ocean County, is getting an assist from State Farm®. The 100 winners are each receiving $25,000 grants to support local community causes. Meals on Wheels is based in Manahawkin and provides 260,000 nutritious meals to frail and homebound senior citizens, throughout Ocean County, each year. “Meals on Wheels of Ocean County gained enough votes from the community to finish as one... Read more →


Many Shipping Ports in New Jersey Are Facing Logistics Crisis Due To Labor Shortages

Container ship docked at Holt Logistics Terminal, Gloucester City NJ (CNBNewsnet file photo 2007) (The Center Square) – Americans buying 30% more goods from overseas has helped create a logistics crisis at ports caused by a labor shortage and practices of ocean carriers that exacerbate the problems. Since the start of the pandemic, a 30% increase in the volume of freight coming into the Port of New York-New Jersey has been seen, Lisa Yakomin, president of the Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers, told The Center Square. The organization represents the trucking industry and industry-related companies doing business at the port.... Read more →


CNB SPORTS NEWS: Illinois American Legion Team Buddies Up for Kids With Disabilities

By Jeff Stoffer PRINTED HERE WITH PERMISSION OF THE AMERICAN LEGION There’s much more to American Legion Baseball than batting averages and fielding skills. That’s a lesson Matt Johnson learned in Little League when his coach was Marty Conatser, who would go on to serve as American Legion national commander in 2007 and 2008. “We’re here to develop kids, not just to win baseball games,” says Johnson, coach of Champaign, Ill., Post 24’s prep team for players 14 and under. It’s a lesson that sticks with him today. As the Post 24 team stood at 9-3-1 for the season, players... Read more →


Virtua Health’s Rectal Cancer Program Receives Prestigious Accreditation

Virtua recognized as a National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (Marlton, NJ…) Virtua Health’s Rectal Cancer Program is now recognized as a National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC). Virtua’s program is one of less than 60 in the U.S. to qualify for this prestigious accreditation; and one of two in the state of New Jersey. To achieve NAPCR accreditation, a rectal cancer center must demonstrate compliance with the NAPRC standards addressing program management, clinical services, and quality improvement for patients. Centers are required to establish a multidisciplinary rectal cancer team that includes clinical representatives from surgery, pathology, radiology, radiation... Read more →