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September 23, 2022

Rutger's President Holloway on the State of the University

Rutgers President Jonathan Holloway delivered an address to the University Senate on Friday, September 23, 2022. Boosting students’ success while creating a robust and engaging student experience is at the center of all Rutgers is working toward as the university moves beyond pandemic-posed challenges and changes, President Jonathan Holloway said in his address today to the University Senate. The president reaffirmed Rutgers’ commitment to build on efforts to better serve and support students, including improving online education experiences and expanding on the early success of the new summer service internship program for undergraduates. “If you’ve noticed a common thread among... Read more →


SEPTA Seeking Suggestions for Design Concepts for New Trolley Stations

PHILADELPHIA (September 21, 2022) - SEPTA today reached a key milestone in the Trolley Modernization Program with the release of design concepts for new trolley stations. SEPTA is offering the public a number of opportunities to share their feedback, starting with a virtual Transit Talk tonight. Trolley Modernization is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform the nation’s largest trolley network, delivering benefits across the region. It is a key initiative of SEPTA Forward, the Authority’s Strategic Plan, to create a “lifestyle transit network” connecting to destinations across the region by providing accessible, fast, and easy service on the trolley system. Many... Read more →


Multi-Alarm Fire in Glendora, No Injuries Reported

GLENDORA, NJ (September 23, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--On Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at approximately 4:44 PM, the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to Hartford Drive in the Glendora section of Gloucester Township for a report of a dwelling fire. Arriving officers found fire and smoke conditions coming from the roof and interior of the home. As Gloucester Township Fire Departments were arriving, officers ensured that the residence and neighboring homes were evacuated as a precaution. Gloucester Township Fire Department Stations 81 Glendora Fire Company, 82 Chews Landing Fire Department and 88 Gloucester Twp. Squad 88 along with Runnemede, Bellmawr, Somerdale, and Magnolia Fire... Read more →


ARDMORE FESTIVAL SET TO DEBUT IN DOWNTOWN ARDMORE 

* New event takes everything you loved about Ardmore Oktoberfest and adds even more food, drink, entertainment and businesses to the Fall Festival mix * Ardmore, PA – The 1st Annual Fall for Ardmore Festival, featuring a VIP Beer Garden is happening on Schauffele Plaza (parking lot adjacent to Tired Hands Fermentaria) on Saturday, September 24, 2022, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. Downtown Ardmore will be alive with shopping, food, beer, music, and fun activities for the whole family. Tired Hands Brewing Co., Levante Brewery, and Iron Hill Brewery will bring several beer selections that include local and seasonal favorites. Jack... Read more →


Atco Bank Robbery: Can You Identify The Suspect?

Suspect's image from bank cameras Camden City, N.J.- Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who robbed a bank in Atco on Thursday afternoon, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Waterford Township Police Chief Dan Cormaney. On Thursday, September 22, 2022, the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Waterford Township Police Department responded to the Truist Bank located at 249 White Horse Pike in Atco for a bank robbery that occurred at approximately 4:22 pm. The suspect, shown in surveillance images below, was described as a Hispanic male wearing a dark jacket and mask. The investigation... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Investigating Two Indecent Assaults at Subway Train Stations

The Broad Street Subway is operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA). It is one of Philadelphia’s three heavy-rail rapid-transit lines, the other two being the Market-Frankford Subway-Elevated and the PATCO line to New Jersey. Indecent Assault—1600 S. Broad Street On Monday, September 19, 2022, between 10:30 pm and 11:45 pm, the victim was on the platform of the Tasker/Morris Subway Station waiting for the southbound train when she was approached by an unknown light-skinned Black or Hispanic male wearing a white hat, white hooded sweatshirt, and light-colored basketball shorts. The unidentified male asked the complainant for a kiss,... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Under Gov. Hochul Penn Station Has Gotten Worst

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on NY Gov. Hochul: The Catholic League’s offices are located directly across the street from Penn Station. No area in New York City has deteriorated more than this—it is Manhattan's filthiest and most dangerous spot. Former Mayor Bill de Blasio did more to create this mess than anyone; the current mayor, Eric Adams, has not done nearly enough to rectify it. The person most to blame today is unquestionably Gov. Kathy Hochul. Unlike most parts of New York, this area has no neighborhood. It is home to the train station, Madison Square Garden, Macy’s,... Read more →


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10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's

10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's Share or Print this page Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or other dementia. Alzheimer's is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. If you notice any of them, don't ignore them. Schedule an appointment with your doctor. Subscribe to our e-newsletter to learn how you can help those affected by Alzheimer's. 1 Memory loss that disrupts daily life One of the most common signs of Alzheimer’s disease, especially in the early stage,... Read more →


Coming To Your Neighborhood, Gloucester City's Semi-Annual Hydrant/Main Flushing

Gloucester CITY, NJ (September 15, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--The Gloucester City Department of Utilities will start their semi-annual hydrant/main flushing beginning in October. Warning: These men are professional hydrant flushers, do not attempt to try this yourself. ~CNBNewsnet via GIPHY image courtesy of drip drip To continue and maintain to deliver the best quality water, Gloucester City Department of Utilities will be doing the Semi-Annual Hydrant/Main Flushing starting the week of October 3rd – October 16th, from 11:00 pm - 6:00 am. You may experience low water pressure and/or slight water discoloration. If this occurs, please let the faucet run for a short... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Department Hiring, Starting Salary $59,795

PHILADELPHIA PA (September 4, 2022)--The Philadelphia Police Department is accepting applications from September 5th until September 30th, 2022. Start at $59,795. Residency requirements is waived for all applicants. advertising space donated by CNBNewsnet Read more →


Free Fly-Fishing Lessons Offered for Anglers

Advanced Registration Required Anglers interested in learning about and gaining skills in the increasingly popular sport of fly fishing are encouraged to register for free, introductory fly-fishing lessons, hosted by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control . The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife has teamed up with experienced anglers from the White Clay Fly Fishers Club who will be on site to provide instruction. The two-part course for individuals 16 years of age and older will be presented in two three-hour Saturday sessions on Sept. 24 and Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon at the... Read more →


Monkeypox Vaccine Available At Virtua Pride Primary Care

(MARLTON, N.J., Sept. 21, 2022).…To best meet the care needs of its community, Virtua Health’s Pride Primary Care practice – dedicated to the health needs of LGBTQ+ people and allies – now offers the monkeypox vaccine. The vaccine can prevent the illness in those deemed at high risk for exposure to the virus. And it can lessen symptoms in those with a confirmed diagnosis – especially when given quickly after the appearance of symptoms, ideally within four days. The vaccine is provided at no cost to recipients. CNBNews graphic “Virtua Pride Primary Care is a place where people can receive... Read more →


*Gloucester City's Fall Festival Sidewalk Chalk Contest

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--Come to Pack the Park Fall Festival on October 8, 2022, at 2 pm and pick your block from the basket - design your block for all visitors to see. Prizes awarded. Join us for fun. Read more →


Gustafson For Congress Campaign Seeks Volunteers To Distribute Literature, Etc.,

The Claire Gustafson campaign seeks volunteers to help distribute literature on Saturday, September 24. Gustafson, the Republican Congressional 1st District candidate, is running against Democrat incumbent Donald Norcross. The following statement was released today to the media. We need volunteers to help distribute literature for Camden County Republican Candidate Claire Gustafson. We are asking our supporters to meet in Haddon Heights on Saturday, September 24 at 10 AM at the CVS Parking lot (400 KINGS HIGHWAY) There are less than 49 days left until the Midterm Elections and we need your help!!!! Google map Or Please Fill out and return... Read more →


CALLING ALL MEMBERS OF THE GCHS CLASS OF '63

UPDATED CNBNewsnet graphic file WEST DEPTFORD, NJ--Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 1963 60th Reunion Luncheon, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 at the beautiful Riverwinds Restaurant (image above)located on the Delaware River in West Deptford, NJ. The social gathering will be held from noon to 4 PM. All class members at any time, including those who may have graduated elsewhere, and their guests are welcome. Cost per Person: $50 Includes an entree choice, made at the luncheon itself, of: - Salmon w/Dijon Cream Sauce (sauce may be omitted) - Chicken Marsala - New York Strip Steak Cost include incidental reunion expenses and... Read more →