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July 27, 2022

GTPD Retail Theft Unit Needs Your Help

Angelo D. Alshay GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ (July 27, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Angelo D. Alshay, along with two other unknown suspects, shoplifted over $600 worth of merchandise from the Polo Ralph Lauren store on July 13th and has been charged with 3rd Degree Shoplifting. Alshay is from Paulsboro, NJ, is 30 years old, has a tattoo above the left eye reading "I AM LOVE", and operates at white Volkswagen Beetle. If you have any information on his whereabouts or his possible accomplices, contact the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500, or call our GTPD Anonymous Crime Tip Line: 856-842-5560. To send an Anonymous Tip... Read more →

Virtua Voorhees Hospital among the Top 10 in New Jersey

U.S. News & World Report (Marlton, NJ) … U.S. News & World Report has named Virtua Voorhees Hospital and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital to its 2022-23 rankings of the best performing hospitals in New Jersey and the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. Virtua Voorhees is tied for 6th best in New Jersey and tied for 12th best in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. (Data from nearby Virtua Marlton Hospital contributes to this ranking.) This is one of several recent honors for the Voorhees hospital. In early July, Money magazine and The Leapfrog Group included Virtua Voorhees on its inaugural list of... Read more →

The Friends of the Child Advocacy Center of Gloucester County

Woodbury, NJ (July 27, 2022)--– The CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER OF GLOUCESTER COUNTY has partnered with community members to create a non-profit organization, the Friends of the Child Advocacy Center of Gloucester County. The non-profit consists of volunteers from the community who partner with staff from the Child Advocacy Center by raising funds and promoting awareness to assist better and support victims of child abuse and their families. The Child Advocacy Center, located at 47 Cooper Street, Woodbury, New Jersey, works closely with the non-profit to provide critical services for victims and families. Resources include education, prevention, and addressing impacted families'... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Albright Dean's List

Albright College Students Named to Spring 2022 Dean's List READING, PA (07/20/2022)-- To be eligible for the Dean's List, Albright College students must earn a GPA of 3.75 or better while taking a minimum of three letter-graded courses during a semester. Local students earning Dean's List honors include: Corrine Harrington of Elmer, N.J. (08318). A graduate of Arthur P Schalick High School, Harrington studied Psychology: Child Development during the spring semester. Evan Carr of Bordentown, N.J. (08505). A graduate of Bordentown Regional High School, Carr studied Business Administration: Economics and Finance during the spring semester. Cecelia Ensell of Merchantville, N.J.... Read more →

Emergency Dredging Project Restoring Murderkill River Navigability to Begin

An emergency dredging project is set to begin and be completed by the end of August to restore navigability in the Murderkill River, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. Permitted by and with modification approvals from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and DNREC regulators, the project calls for removing approximately 52,000 cubic yards of sediment from the river’s navigation channel. DNREC will then make beneficial reuse of the dredged sand to nourish up to 1,000 feet of eroding shoreline at South Bowers Beach. Funding for the $2.3 million project comes from appropriations to DNREC... Read more →

Thief Steals Package from Brooklawn Homeowner

BROOKLAWN, NJ (July 27, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--A delivery driver left a package on the front porch of a Brooklawn residence today, Wednesday. Shortly thereafter, the homeowner's Ring camera captured this woman on video stealing the package. If you can identify the suspect, call the Brooklawn Police at 856-456-0750 Website Read more →

Guest Opinion: TBS is Pushing Samantha Bee to the Curb

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor TBS is pushing Samantha Bee to the curb, which is not a strange place for someone who has spent her entire professional life in the gutter. After seven seasons, “Full Frontal” will not return in the fall. Bee is one of the most filthy-mouthed entertainers in American history. She is also a relentless anti-Catholic bigot. In 2018, she showed how low she can go when she called Ivanka Trump the “c-word.” After being blasted by critics, which did not include the National Organization for Women or the Feminist Majority, she issued an apology. “I crossed... Read more →

Symphony in C Brass and Percussion Ensemble Free Outdoor Concert Haddonfield Library, August 6

July 19, 2022, Collingswood, NJ – The Symphony in C Brass and Percussion Ensemble will perform a free outdoor concert on the grounds of the Haddonfield Library on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. (Rain date is Sunday, August 7 at 4:00 pm). The concert will be conducted by Haddonfield resident Paul Bryan. This program features a selection of summertime favorites from blockbuster movie themes to patriotic favorites, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Please bring your chairs or blanket to enjoy this outdoor concert. Free tickets are available on Eventbrite This FREE CONCERT is made possible in... Read more →

CNB Medical News: Cooper Hospital Named One of the Best

In 2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report Ratings Top Hospital in South Jersey and Rated High Performing in Eight Procedures/Conditions (CAMDEN, NJ) – July 26, 2022 –Cooper University Health Care was for the second year in a row recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s 2022-2023 Best Hospitals annual survey as a top regional hospital and top hospital in southern New Jersey. Cooper was also rated as a high-performing hospital nationally in eight procedures/conditions: Colon cancer surgery, heart failure, aortic valve surgery, heart attack, diabetes care, kidney failure treatment, stroke, and COPD treatment. “The people of this region have come... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Deputy Sheriff Matthew Yates, of Ohio, Shot and Killed

Deputy Sheriff Matthew Yates Clark County Sheriff's Office, Ohio End of Watch Sunday, July 24, 2022 Deputy Sheriff Matthew Yates was shot and killed while responding to shots fired call at the 1100 block of Ashwood Drive in South Charleston. At 10:51 am, Clark County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting that a female subject had broken into a residence and fired five or six shots. When Deputy Yates and another deputy attempted to check the mobile home, they were met with gunfire. Deputy Yates was shot inside the trailer. Clark County Special Operations and other tactical teams were... Read more →

Protestors Plan Peaceful Acts of Civil Disobedience at the Congressional Baseball Game

Protesters prepare peaceful civil disobedience in response to Manchin and Republicans blocking clean energy investments in support of polluters who are fueling inflation and global meltdown. Activists demand Biden and Democrats leave everything on the field for climate. Nationals Park, 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003, photo courtesy of Google maps WASHINGTON, D.C.-- On Thursday, July 28, dozens of activists from across the United States will lead peaceful acts of civil disobedience at the Congressional Baseball Game demanding that President Biden and the Democrats step up to the plate immediately and start playing hardball– before it is game... Read more →