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September 26, 2022

Berlin Auction Jewelry Store Robbed; Can You ID the Suspect?

If you can identify this suspect or other pictured male, please contact us as soon as possible. Phone - 856-783-4900...Anonymously https://www.berlinpolice.net/anonymous-tips BERLIN, NJ (September 27, 2022)--Saturday, September 24 at approximately 3:45 PM, the Berlin Police Department received a call from a jewelry store in the Berlin Farmer’s Market relating to a theft that just occurred. The above-pictured male stole approximately $5,000 worth of jewelry. The suspect asked to look at an item and then stole... Read more →


Pavement Preservation Project Begins in Gloucester County; Route 42 Northbound Overnight Lane Closure

(Trenton) – One lane on Route 42 northbound will be closed overnight this week Monday, September 26 through Thursday, September 29 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. between Black Horse Pike/Route 168/Atlantic City Expressway in Washington and Route 55 in Deptford, Gloucester County. The lane will be closed for survey work in preparation of an upcoming full depth paving repair project on Route 42. NJDOT will provide notice prior to any future closures. At least... Read more →


Over 100 Juveniles Storm Wawa on Roosevelt Blvd., Steal and Break Items; Philadelphia PD Investigating

PHILADELPHIA PA (September 26, 2022)(CNBNews)--On Saturday, September 24, at approximately 8:22 p.m., 15th District officers responded to the Wawa located at 70xx Roosevelt Blvd for a report of juveniles inside the location stealing and breaking items. Officers arrived at the location and observed approximately 100 juveniles inside the area causing damage to the store. The responding officers were able to disperse the crowd. There are no reported injuries. Northeast Detective Division is investigating. Anyone with... Read more →


AccuWeather WARNING!

East Coast on alert for Hurricane Ian's impacts

Widespread rainfall amounts of 2-4 inches are expected through much of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and southern Virginia, including in the Appalachian Mountains. Cities such as Roanoke, Virginia, to Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina, and Augusta, Georgia, could all receive several inches of rain. AccuWeather Hurricane Center – September 26, 2022 – AccuWeather meteorologists warn that the tropical system they have been tracking for nearly a week will not only threaten to cause damage... Read more →


Philadelphia Businessman Seeking Permission to Build O-Ring Facility in Gloucester City

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Jonathan Cuccinello of Philadelphia is seeking permission from the Gloucester City Planning Board to build an O-Ring factory on a plot of ground located on Brick Street, across from Vitale's restaurant. According to an advertised notice, Cuccinello will appear before the Planning Board on October 19, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. in council chambers at the Police Administration Building, 313 Monmouth Street. Cuccinello wants to build a 5,000-square-foot facility for the... Read more →


NJBIA Statement on Passing of Former NJ Gov. Jim Florio 

NJBIA President and CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement today regarding the passing of former New Jersey Governor Jim Florio. "Governor Florio was wholly dedicated to public service and the great state of New Jersey and someone who always worked to bring people together and solve problems. "He was a champion for the environment and a strong supporter of the Superfund program. I have fond memories of working with him at the New Jersey... Read more →


RETIRED GLOUCESTER CITY FIREMAN HAS NEW TITLE

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Former Gloucester City Fireman George Huston (photo)made the headlines recently. Huston, raised in Gloucester City, retired from the local fire department in 2017 with a *$70,337 pension. According to the New Jersey Globe, Huston is working as the Gloucester County Deputy Fire Marshal with a $63,960 annual salary. "Now the 59-year-old Huston is making 32% more money from public jobs than he was five years ago," stated the article. Huston’s... Read more →


Gloucester City Employee Salaries as of 2020

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--The 2022-23 Gloucester City Municipal Budget totals $22,458,751. Of that amount, $14,453,739, or 65 percent is for employees' salaries and pensions. Below are the salaries for the 117 employees of the City of Gloucester City. Page 2 PAGE 3 RELATED: Gloucester City Comes in at 23:New Jersey Has The Highest Per Capita In Property Taxes in the United States Gloucester City One Of Five Towns In Camden County With The... Read more →


Washington Politics: Biden, Dems, and Media Succeed at Inciting Violence against So-Called “Republican Extremists”

Posted Friday, September 23, 2022 | By Tammy Bruce Many of us openly condemn President Joe Biden‘s rhetoric accusing conservatives of being “extremists” and a danger to the country as likely prompting and even encouraging unhinged people to act with violence on those “warnings.“ And now here we are. A 41-year-old North Dakota man has reportedly admitted to running over Cayler Ellingson, an 18-year-old a teenager, explaining that the victim was part of a “Republican... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: 28 Camden County Communities Receive $25,000 Recreational Grants

Gloucester City Proprietors Park playground received a $25,000 grant for renovations. Monarch Painting is presenting putting a fresh coat of black paint on the lanterns at the park. (CNBNews photo) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--The Camden County Commissioner Board has approved the recommendations of the Open Space, Recreation, Farmland, and Historical Preservation Trust Fund Advisory Committee to award $700,000 to 28 recreation facility enhancement projects and $405,000 to nine historic preservation projects throughout the... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: Gloucester Council Introduces $1.1M Bond Ordinance

The government has no money of its own. It’s all your money.” — Margaret Thatcher GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2022)CNBNewsnet--Gloucester City Mayor and Council at their September 22, 2022, meeting introduced a $1,128,200 bond ordinance on first reading. The second reading is scheduled for October 27, 2022. Of that amount $3,200 will be used for a water heater at the library; $96,000 for a self-contained vacuum debris container; $160,000 for repairs to the municipal... Read more →


Winslow Township Job Fair Saturday, October 22

Winslow Township will be hosting a Job Fair Saturday, October 22nd, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. The Job Fair will be held in the Winslow Township Municipal Courtroom, located; at 125 South Route 73 Braddock, NJ 08037. You will have the chance to meet job seekers of all ages for available employment opportunities within your company. There is no cost to participate but you must register prior by October 14th. We will provide a... Read more →