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August 5, 2022

The Story Behind The Story:

Who Owns That Gloucester City Rental Property?

by Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews Contributor Arriving in Gloucester City from Camden City via Broadway, the first street you come to is King Street, which runs north to south through the City. Above is King and Monmouth Street intersection, which separates north from south. There are only 92 homes on the street. How many of those homes are rentals? GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (August 5, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--It is said that great minds think alike. I agree. While Bill Cleary was walking up and down city streets with Peyton observing the town's problems, I was busy doing what I do best - research. I looked into the owners of every house on King Street, Market Street, Burlington/Third Streets. The results were interesting. I'll start with King Street. Obviously, since the west side of the street is waterfront, there are only 92 houses. Some of them are non-ratables (city-owned, churches, schools, etc.) so that... Read more →


Blockchain technology in simple words

Blockchain is a continuously connected block that contains all records with transactions. Each block wounds information from two adjacent cells. It's like a notepad where you can't change the entries. They are encrypted using a unique combination of letters and numbers. The peculiarity of the blockchain is the ability of everyone to study, view information inside the block, but it is impossible to change it or delete it. Since the data inside this system cannot be forged, it is recognized as anti-corruption. This is a promising technology that became widespread several years ago and is gradually gaining momentum. The global growth in popularity is associated with the advantages of blockchain: the efficiency of using the technology due to the speed of exchange, reducing time and improving quality. For example, www.lition.io, a Tier 2 infrastructure, innovates into the traditional fiat financial system. Who first invented and described blockchain technology? Work on... Read more →


CNBNews Fishing Maryland: Fish Having Tough Time Because of Hot Weather and Lack of Rain

Maryland Fishing Report – August 3 By Keith Lockwood, fisheries biologist Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Christine Virgin holds up a big red drum for a picture before slipping it back into the Bay. Photo courtesy of Christine Virgin This is an exciting week for fishing and crabbing in Maryland! The Chesapeake Bay striped bass season has reopened, and more seasonal fish are arriving in the Bay, rivers, and Atlantic Ocean. Remember that hot weather creates tough conditions for undersized striped bass that are caught and released. From now until September, DNR once again will run its striped bass fishing advisory forecast so anglers can better plan their fishing for striped bass to lessen mortalities. Forecast Summary: August 3 – August 9: Very warm weather is predicted all this week with daytime temperatures in the 90s through most of Maryland. Calm winds are expected throughout the next week., with a... Read more →


LOVE YOUR MONEY! Gov. Murphy Gives $45M to Jumpstart Electric School Bus Industry in NJ

CNBNews graphic file Trenton – Gov. Murphy signed the electric school bus bill S759 (Diegnan/Greenstein)/A1282 (Stanley/Haider/Timberlake) into law today, which provides a down payment on jump starting the electrification of the state’s bus fleet through providing funding to six different school districts a year over the next three years. The NJ Senate Budget Committee passed S759 on June 16, 2022 by a 23-15 vote. The NJ Assembly passed the legislation (A1282) by a 47-31-1 vote on May 26. “This generation of kids should be the last generation that gets a toxic daily dose of diesel fumes on the way to school every morning. More than 15 years ago, New Jersey voters overwhelmingly supported a ballot question to clean up dirty diesel school buses. Back then, we didn’t have any other option. Today, states around the country are leading the way to make the transition to electric school buses. Diesel emissions... Read more →


How to Find Out If Your Partner Is Cheating Online

People can connect and disguise their actions more simply than ever before because of modern technologies. Checking in on a partner's activities nearly always entails some form of surveillance, ranging from closely studying their acts and habits to monitoring their internet activity. Your spouse may be using a computer, cell phone, or tablet to access the internet, making it more challenging for you to watch what they're doing. However, you may do a few things to determine whether they are cheating online. Continue reading to find out if your partner is cheating online and what to do about it: Check the Following Signs of Cheating Online: 1. Socializing with Someone at Night If your partner suddenly starts having online conversations with someone at night, this may be a sign that they are cheating on you. Regardless of what they talk about, socializing with someone outside of your relationship at night... Read more →


Cherry HIll Man Charged with the July 23 Death of a Two-Year-Old-Female

Cherry Hill, N.J.- A 27-year-old Cherry Hill man has been charged in the July 23rd death of a two-year-old female, announced Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Cherry Hill Police Chief Robert Kempf. Walter H. Clark, 27, of Cherry is charged with the following offenses: 1 count 1st Degree Aggravated Manslaughter 1 count 2nd degree Aggravated Assault 2 counts 2nd degree Endangering On July 23, 2022, at approximately 7:46 p.m., emergency medical personnel and officers of the Cherry Hill Police Department responded to a residence on the 300 block of Evergreen Avenue in Cherry Hill for a report a 2-year-old who was not breathing. Upon arrival, officers located a 2-year-old female who was unconscious. The child was transported to Cooper University Hospital where she was pronounced deceased at 9:06 p.m. An investigation by the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Cherry Hill Police Department Investigative Unit, determined... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Upgrading Customers to New Smart Meters

Smart Energy Network upgrades will enhance grid reliability, provide better information during outages, and support new energy saving tools and programs MAYS LANDING, N.J. (August 4, 2022) – Atlantic City Electric will start the broad installation of new smart meters for its nearly 565,000 customers beginning in September and continuing through 2024. These upgrades are a key element of Atlantic City Electric’s Smart Energy Network, the company’s efforts to create smarter and more resilient energy infrastructure while providing new tools for an enhanced customer experience. “We’re extremely excited about our smart meter installation and the benefits that the Smart Energy Network will provide for our customers,” said Morlon Bell-Izzard, Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer for Pepco Holdings, which includes Atlantic City Electric. “Once the network is fully operational, customers will have greater control over their energy use so they can make more informed decisions about how they manage... Read more →


HUD ANNOUNCES $2.8 BILLION TO HELP HOMELESS

Funding opportunity reflects Biden-Harris Administration’s commitment to equity and evidence-based solutions to homelessness. Funding opportunity will also support local engagement to increase affordable housing supply WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced that it will provide $2.8 billion in competitive funding to homeless services organizations across the country for supportive services and housing programs for people experiencing homelessness. The funding opportunity reflects the Biden-Harris Administration’s continued commitment to equity and evidence-based solutions to address homelessness. It also reinforces the Administration’s commitment to boost housing supply and lower costs by supporting local engagement to increase the supply of affordable housing. Read HUD’s Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). “Every person deserves to live with dignity and security in safe, stable, and affordable home,” said HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge. “Coupled with the historic resources in President Biden’s American Rescue Plan, the Continuum of Care Program grants... Read more →


Kenneth Stubbs, 66, of Gloucester City/Bellmawr

Kenneth Stubbs, on July 28, 2022, of Gloucester City; formerly of Bellmawr. Age 66. Beloved husband of the late Donna. Proud father of Julie Stubbs (the late Michael Craig Carroll), Rachel Stubbs, and Lisa Stubbs (Stephen Palumbo). Dedicated and loving Pop Pop of Logan Boyd and John Carroll. Dear brother of Kathleen Ernst (Bruce) and the late Timothy Stubbs. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends. Kenneth was a "master" pinstriper in the car business for over 40 years. He loved watching old-time movies and tv, the outdoors, and animals (especially his pal Gus). Kenneth had a great sense of humor and was always quick with witty remarks and funny jokes. But most of all, he loved being with his family, especially at home over a big Sunday dinner. A viewing will be held on August 18, 2020, from 11:00 am 1:00 pm at GARDNER FUNERAL... Read more →