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July 2022

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 →

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 →

Puppy Killer Gary Moore, of Atlantic City Pleads Guilty to Killing Seven Pound Yorkshire Terrier

MAYS LANDING – On July 15, 2022, Gary Moore, age 39 of Atlantic City, NJ entered a guilty plea to 3rd degree animal cruelty charge resulting in the death of a 7 pound Yorkshire Terrier puppy named Mommas. The terms of his plea agreement with the State require a New Jersey State Prison sentence of 3 years. Moore is scheduled to be sentenced on August 26, 2022 before the Honorable Dorothy Garrabrant J.S.C. On January 7, 2020, Atlantic City Police responded to a 911 call from a very emotionally upset woman who came home to find the body of her... Read more →

Accu Weather Report: Heat wave shatters records in Northeast

After more than a dozen locations experienced record-challenging heat and one airport recorded 100-degree heat for five consecutive days, cities in the Northeast may finally see the heat wave draw to a close. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – July 26, 2022 – After sweltering heat drove temperatures to record-shattering levels across the Northeast on Sunday, July 24, amid the region's longest-lasting heat wave of the summer, the end of the extreme heat could soon be within reach for some cities. Up until last week, the heat across the Northeast had arrived in short bursts, lasting a day or, in some... Read more →

Philadelphia: Covid-19 Vaccinations 69th Street Terminal Tomorrow

Thanks to a partnership with the Delaware County Health Department, free COVID-19 vaccinations will be available on the last Wednesday of each month beginning July 27 through December 28 at SEPTA’s 69th Street Transportation Center. First and second Moderna and Pfizer vaccination shots will be offered, as well as booster shots. Pediatric COVID-19 vaccines for ages 5-11 will also be available. The clinic will be open from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Grand Hall (Main Lobby). The vaccinations are free with no appointment, ID, or health insurance required. 69th Street Transportation Center is located at 6901 Market Street... Read more →

SAY IT ISN'T SO! New Study Reveals Depression is NOT CAUSED by Chemical Imbalance in the Brain

For three decades, people have been deluged with information suggesting that depression is caused by a “chemical imbalance” in the brain – namely, an imbalance of a brain chemical called serotonin. However, our latest research review shows that the evidence does not support it. Although first proposed in the 1960s, the serotonin theory of depression started to be widely promoted by the pharmaceutical industry in the 1990s in association with its efforts to market a new range of antidepressants, known as selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors or SSRIs. The idea was also endorsed by official institutions such as the American Psychiatric Association,... Read more →

HELP WANTED: Winslow Seeking Keyboard Clerk

KEYBOARDING CLERK 1 / FULL-TIME TOWNSHIP OF WINSLOW - Municipal Clerks Office WINSLOW TOWNSHIP seeks a full-time Keyboarding Clerk 1 in our Municipal Clerks Office. Must possess good typing and computer skills, good customer service, and works well with the public. Must be a resident of Winslow Township. Employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check. Salary: $19.73 per hour, Monday through Friday, start time 8:30 a.m., 35 hours per week and there are benefits available with this position. There will be a 90-day working test period. Winslow Township is an equal opportunity employer. Send application to... Read more →

Big Kahuna’s West Berlin Offering Free Admission for Military, Healthcare Workers, Teachers

Camden County (July 25, 2022) – Teachers, Healthcare Workers, Military, and First Responders can get a day of family fun this summer with free admission to Big Kahuna’s Water Park in Camden County. “These frontline workers have been through it all over the last few years,” says Tim Murphy, CEO, Boomers Parks, which operates Big Kahuna’s. “We hope that Big Kahuna’s can help lighten the load for these valuable members of our society and create some special memories for their families.” Big Kahuna’s, an island-themed, indoor/outdoor family-fun destination, will provide free admission to members of these deserving groups and discounted... Read more →

NRA-ILA Opinion: Armed Good Guy Stops the Bad Guy

source NRA-ILA On July 19, 22-year-old Elisjsha Dicken was shopping with his girlfriend at the Greenwood Park Mall in Greenwood, Ind. when a gunman armed with a rifle opened fire in the food court. Upon witnessing the heinous crime, Dicken acted. The young man drew the Glock handgun he was concealed carrying and engaged the shooter as he gestured for others to flee. According to reports, Dicken initially confronted the shooter at a distance of 30-40 yards. Demonstrating significant marksmanship under pressure, the armed citizen neutralized the threat in just 15 seconds - landing 8 of 10 shots on the... Read more →

Do You Live In Constant Pain? Medical Exercise May Help

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 20% of the adult population lives with chronic pain. For many people, it keeps them from enjoying life and being able to do the things they once did, including working. What many people don’t realize is that they may be able to benefit from a medical exercise program that is tailored to their needs. That's precisely what Fredericksburg Fitness Studio does, helping people to reduce chronic pain and improve their quality of life. MEDICAL NEWS "People are often surprised at the results they get when they stick to a medical... Read more →

Know About The Positive Effects Of Mimosa Hostilis Bark

One of the most well-liked products is mimosa hostilis. It is also frequently referred to as Mimosa jurema and Mimosa tenuiflora. This herb's root has played an essential - part in psychedelic and shamanic history. It might get thought to be the sole herb - utilised in an oral mixture. Its effects can be highly potent, but if taken improperly - they can also be hazardous. Specifically in Brazil, the jungles of South America have a kind of plant called mimosa hostilis root bark usa. The plant has active alkaloid qualities that give it traits like those caused by LSD,... Read more →

David Fennimore age 66, of Maple Shade

CNBNews graphic file On July 10, 2022. Age 66, of Maple Shade. Graveside services will be celebrated at 10 am on Wednesday, July 27th in the Waterford Memorial Park, 679 Pestleton Road, Waterford Works, NJ. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Ph: 856-456-1142. Read more →

Taxpayers Buy 109 Acre Property in Lower Alloways Creek for New Jersey Wind Port

The New Jersey Wind Port is poised to be a key contributor to the offshore wind industry on the Atlantic Ocean. Contributed photo / NJ Wind Port By Alan Wooten | The Center Square (The Center Square) – New Jersey’s economic growth agency has taken another step toward making the state a leading source in the nation’s quest for Atlantic offshore wind supply. A 109.4-acre property purchase, for $24.25 million from NDEV LLC, by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority is part of the second phase in expansion of the NJ Wind Port in Lower Alloways Creek. This is in... Read more →

Ways to Get into Esports Betting 

image source For people who have always enjoyed betting in one way or another, there is no doubt that the esports marketplace has opened up some new avenues entirely. While this is a highly appealing prospect, it also means that more and more people are wondering about the different ways of getting into esports betting. After all, an understanding of where your money is going to in the first place is always going to be the best ways of achieving success in this particular arena. So, here are a few of the best tips and tricks that can get... Read more →

Three Times Oklahoma Tried To Execute Death Row Prisoner Richard Glossip and Three Times They Failed

Richard Glossip Has Eaten Three Last Meals on Death Row. Years Later, the State Is Still Trying to Execute Him. by Ziva Branstetter ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. In the parking lot outside the Oklahoma State Penitentiary, I stood on my toes in a throng of reporters, straining to hear death row inmate Richard Glossip’s words through the speaker of a phone his friend held aloft. It was 3:45 p.m. on Sept. 30, 2015, and Glossip should have been dead by now... Read more →

HELP WANTED: Winslow Seeking Public Works Laborer

FULL TIME - LABORER 1 - POSITION TOWNSHIP OF WINSLOW - PUBLIC WORKS WINSLOW TOWNSHIP seeks one full-time Laborer in the Public Works Department. Under supervision must perform varied types of manual and unskilled laboring work, handle property maintenance, grass cutting, and cleanup. Must be a resident of Winslow Township. Must possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) is preferred or must be obtained within 1 year of date of hire. Employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check. Salary: $19.66 per hour, 40-hour work week, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m.... Read more →

Marie C. Ezzi, age 77, of Gloucester City

Marie C. Ezzi (nee Harris) age 77 of Gloucester City, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022. Mrs. Ezzi was born in Camden and lived in Gloucester City while she worked as a clerk for the City of Camden. Marie is survived and will be sadly missed by her siblings; William Harris, Julie Anne Harris, and Patricia Karlsen. Predeceased by her brother, Frank Harris. Mrs. Ezzi was predeceased by her children; Joseph, Marie Dobbins(Michael), Eric, Michael, Anthony, and Kevin. She was also predeceased by her granddaughter Erica Dobbins. She is also survived by her granddaughter Stephanie Ezzi, great-granddaughter Gianna, and many... Read more →

Delaware Sportsmen's Club Sues State Over New Gun Laws

By Brent Addleman | The Center Square (The Center Square) – One Delaware gun rights group is taking the state to court seeking to overturn the recent passage of new gun laws. CNBNews graphic file The Delaware State Sportsmen’s Association Inc. has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. Court for the District of Delaware against the Delaware Department of Safety and Homeland Security, Nathaniel McQueen Jr. in his official capacity as cabinet secretary of the department, and Col. Melissa Zebley in her official capacity as superintendent of the Delaware State Police. The group claims that when House Bill 450 was... Read more →

2022 Gloucester Township Public Schools Job Fair

2022 Gloucester Township Public Schools Job Fair will take place on Wednesday, July 27th, 9am-12pm, 4pm-7pm at Charles W. Lewis Middle School ( 875 Erial Road). Positions available: bus drivers and aides, substitute teachers, classroom aides, food services, part time custodians, warehouse. Onsite interviews! Address/Location Gloucester Township, NJ 1261 Chews Landing Rd Clementon, NJ 08021 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-228-4000 Read more →


JACKPOT INCREASED AGAIN Over 1 Million New Jersey Winners of Prizes from $2 to $1,000,000 Since Roll Began TRENTON (July 25, 2022) – With the Mega Millions jackpot rolling to $810 million annuity for tomorrow’s drawing, New Jersey Lottery Executive Director James Carey said, “Anything can happen in Jersey but you’ve got to be in it to win it. However, it only takes one ticket to get in a game,” advised Carey. “The Mega Millions jackpot has increased to $810, the 3rd largest in Mega Millions history. Players are excited about the chance to win such a life-changing amount of... Read more →

Accu Weather Alert: Storms Head Toward Atlantic Coast

Millions facing severe weather risk As storms track farther east toward the major coastal cities, they're likely to grow more widespread and intense. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – July 25, 2022 – AccuWeather forecasters say severe thunderstorms will converge on coastal areas of New England and the mid-Atlantic into Monday evening. The intense storms, which will also stretch back to Kentucky and Tennessee, will put tens of millions at risk. As the cold front responsible for the unsettled weather tracks eastward, severe storms are forecast to shift from the Interstate 95 corridor to many of the beaches. While the storms... Read more →

Guide On How To Maintain The Inflatable Stand-Up Paddle Board

SUP (stand-up paddle) boarding is the best outdoor activity for getting some fitness and taking in some breathtaking sights. Enjoy your time on the water, with other sports, and you will need the right equipment. You might take good care of your inflatable paddle board equipment to ensure that your investment in all of your SUP gear will last. The following advice helps you make your time on the water fruitful and pleasurable. How should I wash my paddle board? A paddleboard is simple to clean. The procedure is the same whether the board is rigid or inflatable. A cleaner,... Read more →

Gloucester City Cops and Good Samaritans Honored for Rescuing Accident Victim from Delaware River

image source Gloucester City Police Dept. GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 13, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--The police officers and civilians who helped rescue the driver of the vehicle that crashed into the Freedom Pier safety barrier were honored recently The car landed upside down in the Delaware River. Pictured from left to right are Mayor Dayl Baile, Officer John Bryszewski Jr., Officer Sean Gartland, and D/Sgt. Carlos Depoder received a Life-Saving Award for the water rescue. Good Samaritans Gene Blemmings, Michael Natrin, and Stratis Taniakos (not pictured), we’re presented with a proclamation from Assemblymen Bill Moen (wearing mask) and Mayor Baile for their help... Read more →

Down The Shore: AC Electric and Contract Callers Job Opportunities July 26

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (July 25, 2022)--Join Atlantic City Electric and Contract Callers, Inc. (CCI) for an information session about workforce development programs and career opportunities which include free, on the job training. Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. City Hall of Atlantic City 1301 Bacharach Blvd. Atlantic City, N.J. For more information, please contact Rachele Dorsey at 202-428-1244 or [email protected]. Read more →

Ian C. Hayes, age 45 of Audubon, Member of K.I.S.S. Club

Ian C. Hayes, on July 17, 2022, of Audubon. Age 45. Beloved son of Patrice Hayes and Jodie Sullivan and the late Carl Schnitzius. Loving brother of Sean Hayes. Also survived by many extended family members with the Sullivan, Galanti, and Schnitzius families. Ian was a member of the K.I.S.S. Club and worked at RLS Logistics. Services are private at the request of the family. Read more →

Officer Down Memorial: Honoring Officers Killed in 2022

Total Line of Duty Deaths: 144 9/11 related illness -1 Accidental-1 Aircraft accident-4 Automobile crash-17 COVID19-58 Duty related illness-3 Fire-1 Gunfire-36 Gunfire (Inadvertent)-1 Heart attack-6 Heatstroke1 Struck by vehicle-3 Training accident-1 Vehicle pursuit-3 Vehicular assault-8 ******************************************************** Police Officer Christopher Gibson Dallas Police Department, TX EOW: Sunday, January 2, 2022 Cause: COVID19 Deportation Officer William Hayes United States Department of Homeland Security - Immigration and Customs Enforcement - Office of Enforcement and Removal Operations, US EOW: Monday, January 3, 2022 Cause: COVID19 Trooper John Sumter Horton North Carolina Highway Patrol, NC EOW: Monday, January 3, 2022 Cause: Struck by vehicle Deputy... Read more →

5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in a Car Tracker

Having a car is one of the most important things in your life as it helps you go from one point to another much faster than commuting. Most people nowadays have cars that help them go to work or school, making cars one of the most important things in people's lives. It's also a chance for them to show off with high-end luxury cars as it can also symbolize status in society. With that said, cars are often high-priority targets by thieves. We don't want our hard work to go to waste, so we take steps to keep our cars... Read more →

Gail P. Tilton, of Mount Ephraim.

Gail P. Tilton, on July 21, 2022, of Mount Ephraim. Age 80. Beloved mother of Nick Bubbico (Carol) and Chris Bubbico (Kalyn LeBlanc). Loving grandmother of Ashley Bubbico-Gordon (Brandon), Zakariah Costello (Maureen), Justin Michaelis (Heather) and Chloe Jones. Dear sister of Patricia Wheeler and the late Lewis "Butch" Tilton and Linda Ludzieski. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Gail spent 20 years working in the corporate world and 30 years working in the medical field. There will be a viewing from 10am to 11am on Wednesday, July 8 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Service 11am at the Funeral... Read more →

HELP WANTED: GTPD Hiring Crossing Guards

Community: GTPD Is Hiring Part Time School Traffic Guards For The Upcoming 2022/ 2023 School Year- $15.00 Per Hour! Gloucester Township Police Is Hiring Part Time School Traffic Guards For The Upcoming 2022/ 2023 School Year- $15.00 Per Hour! Open to Gloucester Township, New Jersey , vacancies for part time hours (10 hours per week) and on call basis. Submit your application today! Applicant must have the ability to: • Regulate and direct the movement of school children at a street intersection, paying particular attention to their safety. • Must pass a criminal background check and maintain such security clearance... Read more →

*Gloucester City Police and PBA Sponsoring National Night Out Celebration, Tuesday August 2

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 4, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--The Gloucester City Police Department and the Police Benevolent Association, Local 40 (PBA) will celebrate National Night Out, Tuesday August 2 from 6 PM to 9 PM at Proprietor's Park, King and Powell Streets. The festivities include a dunk tank with surprise guests, bounce house, circus performers, plus more. According to Wikipedia the event has been held annually since 1984, and is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch in the United States. National Night Out began simply with neighbors turning on their porch lights and sitting in front of their homes. The first... Read more →

*Cardboard Boat Regatta Saturday, Aug. 6 Nanticoke River  

BLADES, DELAWARE (CNBNEWSNet)The seventh annual Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta will cast off Saturday, Aug. 6 at the Nanticoke River Public Marine Park, 26 North Market Street, Blades, after a two year absence. Sign in and registration begin at 11 a.m., with judging of boats’ appearances at noon, and races starting at 12:30 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 7. The Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta is presented by the DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship, the DNREC Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances, the Nanticoke Watershed Alliance, Abbotts Mill Nature Center, and Town of Blades, as part of the Reclaim Our... Read more →

The Story Behind The Story: Only a Bridge Length...

All it takes for evil to thrive is for good men to do nothing. ~Edmund Burke \ by Dorothy Philbin | CNBNewsnet Usually when it comes to politics in Philadelphia, I take a stand that "I don't live there, work there, or pay taxes there so it isn't really my business." However, now that George Seros-backed DA, Larry Krasner, has decided to not prosecute criminals, we in New Jersey are affected. We are only a bridge length away from Larry Krasner's criminals. It is about to get worse. Philadelphia's police department is about to lose their state-wide accreditation. Why? The... Read more →

Philly Community Event: The 2nd Street Summer Festival is Back!

photo credit 2nd Street Festival Philadelphia, PA - (CNBNewsnet)Philadelphia's largest neighborhood summer festival is back and bigger than ever! The 13th Annual 2nd Street Festival will pop-up and take over Northern Liberties on Sunday, August 7, 2022, from 12:00pm Noon to 9:00pm. This year the event will extend to the largest footprint in the event's history, along N. 2nd Street from Spring Garden extending all the way to Girard clocking in at more than three-quarters of a mile long. The all-ages celebration includes restaurants, food trucks, beer gardens, family fun, live music, artists, pop-up shops and entertainment. Street food and... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE: National Sports Collectors Event

RELATED: DOWN THE SHORE SINCE 1980 The National is an annual gathering of collectors, dealers and any other groups interested in collecting trading cards, autographs and other related memorabilia. The National is the event with the strongest tradition, best autograph guests, largest roster of dealers of vintage and new collectibles and the biggest selection of cards and memorabilia all under one roof. It's been said, "If you can't find what you're looking for at the National, it probably doesn't exist!" The National is the event of the year and is the place you should be as collectors, dealers, distributors, manufacturers,... Read more →


GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 14, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Sunday, August 7, 2020, Big Slam's ashes were placed inside a compartment on the bike of his nephew Keith to set out for his last ride. Related: Walt "Big Slam" McDonald, of Gloucester City He was driven through the streets of his precious Gloucester City followed by a cavalcade of bikes, then off to the church for his memorial service. Remembering Walt McDonald AKA Big Slam/Waldo To mark this second year anniversary of his memorial, his son, Walter, along with his nephew Keith, would like to invite you to join them on a ride in... Read more →

John Brian Kearney, 99, of Woodbury/Gloucester City; Catholic Deacon, Navy Yard Engineer, WWII Naval Veteran

On July 20, 2022. Age 99. Of Woodbury. Formerly of Gloucester City. Born in Donegal Township, PA, he was the son of the late Patrick J. and Maude (Horr) Kearney. Loving father of Frances X. Kearney (the late Deborah), Catherine E. Palumbo (the late Joseph), Marie Hunter (William), Anne Gross (Michael), Joseph Kearney (Catherine), John E. Kearney (Carol), Clare Kearney, Paul Kearney, Stephen Kearney (Mary Kathryn), Mark Kearney (Jill); many Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Brian is also survived by his sister, Florence Reed; daughter-in-law, Rory Kearney; son-in-law, Tony Lentini. Brian was predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Catherine V. (Williams)... Read more →

$21 Million Atlantic Avenue Improvement Project Underway

The project began in the 100-unit block of Atlantic Avenue. (image courtesy of Google maps) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Phase I of the Atlantic Avenue Improvement Project – also known as the “Road Diet” – began July 20, 2022, at Maine and Atlantic Avenues. The project will reduce lanes along Atlantic Avenue from four to two with a bike lane added on each side of the street. Other highlights of the project include freshly paved roads, brand new sidewalks, streetscaping, synchronized traffic lights at each intersection, improved lighting and the installation of fiberoptic. “Studies show that Atlantic Avenue is one... Read more →

Edith J. Higginbotham, age 93, of Gloucester City/Collingswood, Avid Bowler, Highland Park Fire Ladies Aux.

Edith J. Higginbotham (nee Dickson), age 93 of Collingswood, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, after a brief illness. Mrs. Higginbotham was born in and had been a lifetime Gloucester City neighbor and homemaker. She was tough cookie who took care of her family. Edith was independently active and had been an avid bowler at Westbrook Lanes in Brooklawn for over 50 years. In her younger years, she volunteered her time as part of the Highland Park Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary in Gloucester City. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Gloucester City, then St. Luke’s Lutheran... Read more →

CNB ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Samaritan Hosts Virtual Theatre of War Performance

Production Spotlights Challenges Faced by Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan, the not-for-profit healthcare provider offering hospice care, grief support, palliative medicine, and primary care at home, is “playing” host to a unique virtual theatrical performance. Theater of War Productions’ “The Nurse Antigone” series, which presents dramatic readings from ancient Greek plays on Zoom as a catalyst for guided discussions on the state of nursing, will utilize Samaritan’s headquarters and nursing staff for its next performance. The virtual event begins with scenes from Sophocles’ “Women of Trachis,” performed on Zoom on July 27, 2022 from 6... Read more →

*988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline Now Available Nationwide

988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. This dialing code was activated on Saturday, July 16 to everyone across the United States. When people call, text, or chat 988, they will be connected to trained counselors that are part of the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline network. These trained counselors will listen, understand how their problems are affecting them, provide support, and connect them to resources if necessary. Signed into law in 2020, the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act authorized 988 as the new three-digit number for... Read more →


14 K-9's Have Died in the Line of Duty in 2022

K9 Beni Heflin Police Department, AL EOW: Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Cause: Struck by vehicle K9 Beni was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while conducting an open air narcotics sniff during a traffic stop on I-20 near mile marker 199 at about 7:45 pm. K9 Beni had served with the Heflin Police Department for five years. K9 Jedi Seattle Police Department, WA EOW: Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Cause: Stabbed K9 Jedi was stabbed to death while attempting an apprehension of a burglary suspect in the 2200 block of South Eddy Street at about 2:45 pm. A resident in... Read more →

Register Today for NRA Firearm Training Courses

Summer is in full swing and NRA Certified Firearm Training Courses are filling up fast. If you're looking to book a course, now is the time to do it. You can find a course near you by clicking any of the training categories below. Whether you're a new gun owner looking for a concealed carry course or an experienced marksman who wants to take their training to the next level, NRA Certified Instructors have a course for you. But you must hurry. Class space is limited. Enroll today! Joe DeBergalis Executive Director NRA General Operations PISTOL TRAINING See Courses &... Read more →

Samaritan Hosts Virtual Theater of War Performance

Production Spotlights Challenges Faced by Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan, the not-for-profit healthcare provider offering hospice care, grief support, palliative medicine, and primary care at home, is “playing” host to a unique virtual theatrical performance. Theater of War Productions’ “The Nurse Antigone” series, which presents dramatic readings from ancient Greek plays on Zoom as a catalyst for guided discussions on the state of nursing, will utilize Samaritan’s headquarters and nursing staff for its next performance. The virtual event begins with scenes from Sophocles’ “Women of Trachis,” performed on Zoom on July 27, 2022 from 6... Read more →

Delaware Announces First 2022 Evidence of West Nile Virus

Detected in DNREC’s Sentinel Chickens No Human Cases of WNV Reported to Date in State; Department of Agriculture Urges Equine Owners to Vaccinate Animals West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in Delaware the first time for 2022 in a sentinel chicken, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. This initial finding was from a DNREC sentinel chicken station in southern New Castle County sampled by the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife Mosquito Control section and confirmed by the Delaware Public Health Laboratory on July 19. While there have been no reported WNV cases in... Read more →

Guests at McVeigh Recreation Center Attack Staff

image courtesy of Google Street view PHILADELPHIA PA (CNBNewsnet)--Thursday, July 21, 2022, at approximately 4:25 PM, staff members at the McVeigh Playground attempted to eject three females from the pool for unruly behavior. The females refused to leave and became hostile toward staff. Staff members repeatedly told the females that they were not allowed to continue swimming and that they would have to leave. The females continued to refuse orders to exit the facility while sitting at the end of the pool, taunting and threatening the staff. Subsequently, the staff shut down the pool, and all other occupants of the... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: PSAC 2021-22 Scholar-Athlete List

BLOOMSBURG, PA (07/21/2022)-- The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) recognized a school-record total of 297 Bloomsburg University student-athletes for the 2021-22 academic year as scholar-athletes. The 297 Huskies join a PSAC-record of 4,144 student-athletes from the league's 18 institutions. To be eligible, the 2021-22 student-athletes must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 upon completion of the academic year. With 4,144 student-athletes eligible, it marked 53% of the PSAC student-athlete population. The PSAC has registered at least a 30% growth rate for 14 consecutive years. Nick Heubel, from Cherry Hill, a member of the baseball team, was one of... Read more →

Former Federal Inmate Sentenced to Nearly Three Years For Fraudulently Collecting PUA Funds

on Behalf of Incarcerated Individuals CNBNews graphic files PHILADELPHIA –United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Brandon Segers, 34, of Philadelphia, PA, was sentenced to two years and nine months in prison, 3 years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay $142,069 in restitution for fraudulently applying for and obtaining emergency unemployment benefits related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, Segers and others submitted false applications claiming that prison inmates lost employment as a result of the pandemic and false weekly certifications that inmates were available to work full-time despite their incarceration. On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid,... Read more →