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August 7, 2022

Pedestrian Walking on Thompson Avenue in Gloucester City Attacked by Ferocious Dog (video)

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet On the left are two American Pitbulls, and on the right is a Staffordshire Bull Terrier. When it comes to appearance, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier (or American Staffordshire Terrier) is the dog breed that most closely resembles a pitbull. They are the most common dog to be mistaken for pitbull because they have a similar body and head shape and a large neck. (source https://dogfoodcare.com/) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Sunday, August 7, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)-This past Friday, our neighbor told us a horrific story about a woman being attacked earlier that day in the morning. The neighbor... Read more →


Owner of Philadelphia Consulting Firm Pleads Guilty to Failure to File Tax Returns

HARRISBURG - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that on August 1, 2022, Reverend Terrence D. Griffith, age 61, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Susan E. Schwab for failure to file a tax return. According to United States Attorney Gerard M. Karam, Griffith was the President of Clearwater Consulting Associates, Inc., located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As the company's responsible party, Reverend Griffith failed to file a tax return for the year 2015. As a part of his guilty plea, Reverend Griffith also acknowledged that he failed to file tax returns... Read more →


Driver Involved in Fatal Magnolia Fire Truck Accident Charged

Magnolia, N.J. – Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay is announcing charges in a fatal motor-vehicle crash that occurred in January of 2022. On July 28, 2022, John Gibson, 29, of Lawnside, NJ, was arrested and charged with two counts of second-degree Vehicular Homicide by Operating a Vehicle Recklessly and causing the deaths of 68-year old John Bishop and 75-year-old Marie Endicott, both of Pine Hill, NJ. Gibson was also charged with third degree Hindering Apprehension or Prosecution.r On January 19, 2022, officers responded to a motor-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 9:52 a.m., involving a Lawnside Borough Fire Department... Read more →


Down The Shore: Outdoor Adventure in AC

Atlantic City is committed to making every visit a memorable experience, no matter the time of year. As we welcome the anticipated summer season, the city’s outdoor experiences continue to grow with fun-filled activities suitable for both kids and adults. Let’s explore some of the top outdoor experiences that will surely enhance your group visit or vacation at the shore! Atlantic City Cruises Begin your oceanside getaway by making Atlantic City Cruises a part of your itinerary this season. Feel the waves of excitement by boarding the Cruisin’ 1 boat where you can choose from a range of exclusive tours... Read more →


2022 Atlantic City Airshow Wednesday, August 24

DOWN THE SHORE: The 2022 Atlantic City Airshow will be held Wednesday, August 24 at 11:00 a.m. The USAF Thunderbirds will come roaring back as well as the US Army Golden Knights! Visit https://airshow.acchamber.com/ for more information. PRACTICE DAY Tuesday, August 23 at 11:00 a.m. See and hear Atlantic City Airshow performers as they practice their routines. Performers, time, and schedule is subject to change with no notice. Read more →


New Jersey Offers Sales Tax Holiday for School Supplies

Sales Tax Holiday for Certain Retail Sales August 27, 2022 – September 5, 2022 P.L. 2022, c.21, establishes a Sales Tax Holiday for certain retail sales of computers, school supplies, and sport or recreational equipment when sold to an individual purchaser for non-business use. The Sales Tax Holiday takes place between August 27 through September 5 of 2022. Sellers should not charge Sales Tax on eligible items when purchased during the Sales Tax Holiday. Retail sales of the following are exempt during the Sales Tax Holiday: Certain Computers Computers with a sales price less than $3,000. "Computers" means electronic devices... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Says Thank You to Gaudreau Golf Tournament Sponsors and Players; Tourney Winners Listed

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (August 7, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester Catholic congratulates all tournament winners during the 6th Annual Johnny Gaudreau Scholarship Golf Tournament at Blue Heron Pines on July 29th. We would also like to thank all tournament sponsors for supporting tuition assistance for Gloucester Catholic students. To view all tournament photos, see: https://www.facebook.com/gchsrams/posts/10158816525467727 TOURNAMENT WINNERS Top Foursome: Matthew Fitzgerald, Cameron Fitzgerald, Paul Blais, Kevin Bishop Closet to Pin: John Gaudreau Longest Drive: Joe Malcarney Straightest Drive: Titus Cooke TOURNAMENT SPONSOR ¨ CDM Electronics MVP SPONSOR ¨ In Memory of Joseph Keller BLUE JACKET HOLE SPONSORS ¨ Sports Management ¨ John Gaudreau -... Read more →


Anna Allen, of Voorhees, formerly of Camden and Gloucester City

On July 27, 2022. Age 86. Of Voorhees, formerly of Camden and Gloucester City, NJ. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late, Stephen and Margaret (Kearney) Stevenson. Loving mother of Linda Allen, she will also be missed by her cherished grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Anna was also predeceased by her husband, Joseph Allen, Sr. in April of 1995; sons, Stephen Allen and Joseph Allen, Jr. Anna worked in the restaurant/ hotel industry until she married and began her family. She was very happy to be a homemaker, and enjoyed spending time with her family. Graveside service will... Read more →