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CNB SPORTS NEWS: American Legion Baseball Alumni Players Who Reached The Big Leagues(B to C)

Baerga, Carlos Played American Legion Baseball: Guaynabo, P.R. Bagwell, Jeff Played American Legion Baseball: Post 75, Middletown, Conn. Baines, Harold Played American Legion Baseball: Post 70, Talbot, Md. Baker, Dusty Played American Legion Baseball: Post 412, Fair Oaks, Calif. Baldelli, Rocco Played American Legion Baseball: Rhode Island Bard, Daniel Played American Legion Baseball: Post 337, Pineville, N.C. Beimel, Joe Played American Legion Baseball: Post 511, Kersey, Pa. Belanger, Mark Played American Legion Baseball: Pittsfield, Mass. (reached 1960 ALWS) Belcher, Tim Played American Legion Baseball: Post 518, Ashley, Ohio (won state title in 1980) Bell, Jerry Played American Legion Baseball: Post... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY: What's New in the Country

By Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews Contributor image courtesy of https://www.istockphoto.com/ (CNBNews)(July 1, 2022)--The past few weeks have been very active, if not confusing, concerning what has been in the news. A lot of people these days get their news online which is like reading the first paragraph of a book. There's a lot more behind the headlines. Let's take a look: 1. Disaster on the Border - Two days ago a semi was found in San Antonio, Texas. A city worker heard cries from inside. He found more than 60 illegal immigrants inside, most of them dead. There was no... Read more →


Breathe Easy Signs Placed Throughout Camden County

(Blackwood, NJ) – Tobacco Free for a Healthy New Jersey (TFHNJ) recently donated 500 Breathe Easy signs to the Camden County Health Department in order to provide residents with smoke-free air in public green spaces. The goal of the donation is to distribute Breathe Easy signs to all 36 municipalities and in every park across Camden County, free of charge. These are metal signs that include the updated Smoke Free Air Act information and a no-marijuana symbol on them. “Secondhand smoke is a serious health hazard that causes a variety of diseases, such as heart disease and various cancers, and... Read more →


Gloucester City's 4th of July Fireworks on the Waterfront Sat.

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 6, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)---Gloucester City is thrilled to celebrate the founding of our great nation the evening of Saturday, June 25th at Proprietor's Park with a wonderful waterfront fireworks display. The park is located at King Street and Jersey Avenue at the Delaware River. In the above Google street view image, Proprietors Park is located on the left. Mayor, Council, and Celebrations Committee's 4th of July themed community event will have food, family friendly games, and a fancy festive Independence Day decorated bicycle and stroller procession. The Google Map below shows the exact location of Proprietors Park. Read more →


CNB TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 42 southbound overnight ramp closures at Leaf Avenue continue

(Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced ramp closures will continue nightly this week on Route 42 southbound at Leaf Avenue/Exit 14 as the I-295/Route 42 Missing Moves project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. This is a continuation of work that began last week. Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Monday, June 20, until 5 a.m., tomorrow, Tuesday, June 21, and continuing each night through Friday, June 24, NJDOT’s contractor, South State Inc., is scheduled to close and detour the ramps from Leaf Avenue to Route 42 southbound and from Route 42 southbound to Leaf Avenue/Harding Avenue.... Read more →


Anna E. Costello, 92, of Audubon

On June 12, 2022, Anna E. Costello, passed away. Anna was born 92 years ago in Audubon, NJ, the youngest of 8 siblings. A graduate of Audubon High School, Anna worked with CIGNA in Philadelphia for over 50 years. Anna lived a full life on her own terms quietly in her beloved home in Medford Lakes. She had a great love for dogs owning many throughout her life and she also enjoyed feeding the wildlife around her home. Anna was predeceased by her 7 brothers and sisters. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services under the direction... Read more →


Daniel Richard Biviano, age 61, of Audubon

On June 5, 2022, Daniel Richard Biviano, age 61, passed away unexpectedly. Raised in Audubon, Dan was a graduate of Audubon High School. He worked for most of his life as a service manager in the automobile industry and he loved fishing. Daniel is the beloved father of Mattie. He is the loving son of Josephine "Jo" and the late, Richard T. Biviano. He is the devoted brother of Michael and his wife, Lynn and Jo Ann Biviano and her husband, Earl Lambert. He is also lovingly survived by four nieces and nephews, Alex, Julia, Bridget and Nickolas. A Mass... Read more →


Camden County Summer Concerts

2022 Summer Park Events Guide See What Summer Has to Offer in This Year's Jam Packed Guide, Including Many Concerts and Events The 2022 Park Events Guide is your family’s ticket to an amazing season of fun and entertainment. Celebrate Independence Day at the Camden County Freedom Festival at Wiggins Waterfront Park featuring a performance from the O’Jays or check out the cool sounds of the Sundown Music Series at the McLaughlin Norcross Memorial Dell at Haddon Lake Park. From kayaking to exercise classes, horseback riding and more, this summer’s lineup of events has something fun for everyone. Whether you... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: New Jersey American Water Announces 2022 Volunteer Firefighter and EMS Grant Recipients

23 departments receive over $41,000 in funding CAMDEN CITY N.J. – JUNE 8, 2022 – New Jersey American Water announced today the recipients of its 2022 Volunteer Fire and EMS Grant Program. This year, 23 volunteer fire and EMS departments located within the company’s service areas have been chosen to receive grants, totaling over $41,000, which will be used to support initiatives, training and/or upgraded equipment to help the responders better protect themselves and the communities they serve. “Safety is an integral part of our company and its culture. That is why we are proud to continue to support the... Read more →


SHOW ME YOUR FRIENDS OUR SHOW YOU YOUR FUTURE

(Camden City, NJ) – The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to dramatically alter our day-to-day activities. From small adjustments like mandatory mask-wearing, to life-changing events like lost loved ones or prolonged unemployment, the pandemic can be a serious strain on mental health. For some, managing comes easy, but for those struggling to cope, support is available. “From the beginning of this pandemic, we have been fighting a war on multiple fronts. While much of our collective attention has been paid to protecting physical health, we need everyone to make sure they are closely monitoring their mental health as well,” said... Read more →


Patricia Semler, of Audubon Park, age 61

(nee Kenny) On May 26, 2022 after a length illness; of Audubon Park, NJ. Age 61 years. Beloved wife of Richard W. Semler. Devoted mother of Joseph (Ally Myers) Stanzilis, Cara (Brandon Wilcox) Stanzilis, and Lisa (David Seguin) Stanzilis. Loving grandmother of Ethan, Jesse, Wendy, Alex, Gidieon, Eliora, Tovah, Chase and Nathaniel. Dear sister of Cindy Smith, Carol Lynne (Tom) Gotthold, Donna (the late Bob) Nicholas, the late Betty Jane Celia, and the late Nancy Kenny-Emmerling (Tom). She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on Friday,... Read more →


Virtua Health Nurse Ann Coyle of Audubon, Honored by Independence Blue Cross

Honored for Her Extraordinary Care and Compassion (Voorhees, NJ)…Virtua Health is proud to announce its own Ann Coyle, RNC-NIC (registered nurse certified in Neonatal Intensive Care), as an honoree of the Independence Blue Cross annual “Celebrate Caring” campaign, which highlights three nurses who demonstrate extraordinary care and compassion to their patients and community. For the last 39 years, Ann has taken care of Virtua’s tiniest patients and their families during what can be an incredibly stressful time. As the manager of the Perinatal Bereavement Program, Ann ensures that families who experience the loss of a pregnancy or an infant have... Read more →


Memorial Day, A Time To Honor The Fallen Heroes In Gloucester City And In Every Community Throughout Our Nation

Gloucester High School War Memorial (CNBNewsnet photo credit) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 29, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester High School has erected a wonderful tribute to honor those residents who died for our country. The beautiful war memorial is placed near the entrance to the school, Market Street and Crescent Blvd. The names of the residents who fought in World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the War on Terrorism are inscribed on a bronze plaque. Insignias of each of the branches of the service are engraved at the bottom of the... Read more →


CNB TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 Southbound Lane Closures Friday Night in Camden and Gloucester Counties

Closures necessary to establish a new traffic pattern (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane closures on I-295 southbound tonight as the I-295/Route 42 Missing Moves project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County, and Deptford, Gloucester County. Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, May 20, until 6 a.m., tomorrow, Saturday, May 21, NJDOT’s contractor, South State Inc., is scheduled to close and detour I-295 southbound after the Browning Road Bridge with all traffic directed to Route 42 southbound. The following detour will be in place: I-295 southbound detour: Motorists traveling on I-295 southbound will be directed... Read more →


Gloucester City's Waterfront 4th of July Fireworks June 25

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 3, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)---Gloucester City is thrilled to celebrate the founding of our great nation the evening of Saturday, June 25th at Proprietor's Park with a wonderful waterfront fireworks display. The park is located at King Street and Jersey Avenue at the Delaware River. In the above Google street view image, Proprietors Park is located on the left. Mayor, Council, and Celebrations Committee's 4th of July themed community event will have food, family friendly games, and a fancy festive Independence Day decorated bicycle and stroller procession. Be sure to follow Gloucester City's social media posts and website for... Read more →


Flora May Siddons, of Collingswood, formerly of Camden City

On May 7, 2022. Age 94. Of Collingswood, Formerly of Audubon, NJ Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late George and Hazel (Oliphant) Siddons. She is survived by her cousin, June Haines of FL and several great nieces and nephews as well as her church family and friends. Flora worked for several area banks as an Executive Secretary for many years with the PNC Bank before her retirement in 1990. Flora was long time member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Cherry Hill, where she was very active in the Relief... Read more →


Camden County Commissioners Reduce Taxes

By Linda Lindner CAMDEN CITY, NJ (MAY 13, 2022)(CNBNews)--The Camden County board of commissioners on Monday said that, in an effort to ensure Camden remains an affordable place to live, it recently passed a budget that reduced the county levy by $5 million this year and puts it more than $15 million under the state-imposed tax cap, according to a news release. GOOD NEWS The new 2022 budget represents an almost 8% decrease from 2021 on the average assessed household in the county, which means a house assessed at $200,000 will have reduced county taxes of $120 and a home... Read more →


*SO WHO IS GEORGE MERRYFIELD?

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 9, 2022)(CNBNews)--For some time now whenever we heard about someone having a drug or alcohol problem in the Gloucester City area the name George Merryfield was mentioned as the person who helped so and so to get on the road to recovery. George Merryfield Curious we wanted to know who was this guy Merryfield? How has he been able to help so many? Where did he come from? Why does he call his organization The We Can Foundation? After asking around we were able to hook up with George and... Read more →


PEYTON AND ME MEANDERING: Stops in Audubon, Bellmawr, Brooklawn, Gloucester City

For whatever reason, there are sections of Gloucester City that are being used as dumping grounds by people who have no respect for the environment or the community that you and I live in. They litter the main streets of the City with their trash and or drop it in the fields across from the Cold Springs School Campus. Some of these same individuals are responsible for the trash piles along Water and Charles Streets in the old industrial area. Some playgrounds have become a favorite target, even though trash cans are visible in most city parks. Sadly the offenders... Read more →


Jo-Ann D. DiMaggio, 69, of Audubon

On April 16, 2022, of Audubon, NJ. Age 69 years. Beloved daughter of the late John and Anna Doluk. Dear mother of Danielle DiMaggio (Christopher Sawello). Loving grandmother of Blake. She is also lovingly survived by her sister, Kathleen (Thomas) Wieliczko. Jo-Ann enjoyed her wine, cooking and gardening. She was an avid animal lover and had great joy in socializing with her neighbors. Funeral services are under the direction of the FOSTER-WARNE FUNERAL HOME, 250 White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ. Funeral Service will follow at 11 AM. Interment Oakland Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made... Read more →


Milwaukee Brewers’ Brandon Woodruff to receive 2022 ALB Graduate of the Year Award

Milwaukee Brewers RHP Brandon Woodruff, who played American Legion Baseball for the Tupelo (Miss.) 49ers, has been selected as the 2022 ALB Graduate of the Year. Scheduling of the official award presentation is still in the works. Woodruff, a two-time All-Star now in his sixth season with the Brewers, was part of the 2011 American Legion World Series runner-up. He received the James F. Daniel Jr. Sportsmanship Award that year. “Really, any compliment that you could give a young man at that age as a person and as a player, he really deserved all of them,” said Woodruff’s Legion Baseball... Read more →


Virginia "Ginny" Ceglia, 69, of Audubon

Virginia "Ginny" Ceglia (nee Neal) passed away on April 14, 2022. A resident of Audubon, NJ, Ginny was 69 years old. Beloved wife of 21 years to the late Daniel T. Ceglia. Loving mother of Chad (Sarah) McFee, Meghan (Brett) Houck and Marisa (Chris) Thachuk. Devoted grandmother of 10: Morgan, Anthony, Gavin, Allison, Khloe, Grayson, Jameson, Carson, Ella and Benjamin. Dear sister of Joseph (Janice) Neal, Joan (Jim) Hagan and the late Robert Neal (Lynn). Virginia, mostly known as Gin or Ginny, graduated Audubon High School in 1970. She spent her early years working, sewing and had a crafty nature... Read more →


Bellmawr's Curaleaf 1 of 7 Treatment Centers Given Approval to Expand into Recreational Cannabis Business

TRENTON, NJ (April 12, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--At a recent meeting of the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission the applications from seven Alternative Treatment Centers to expand into the recreational cannabis business were approved. Once they pass operational inspections and are issued new licenses Acreage CCF New Jersey, Curaleaf, Columbia Care, Verano, GTI New Jersey, Ascend New Jersey, and TerrAscend will be able to cultivate cannabis, manufacture cannabis products, and conduct retail sales to the general public in 13 dispensaries across the state. Chair of the Commission, Dianna Houenou reiterated that patient access and public safety remains top priority. “These approvals were given... Read more →


Having Trouble Coping, There Is Help Available

(Camden City NJ) – The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to dramatically alter our day-to-day activities. From small adjustments like mandatory mask wearing, to life-changing events like lost loved ones or prolonged unemployment, the pandemic can be a serious strain on mental health. For some, managing comes easy, but for those struggling to cope, support is available. “From the beginning of this pandemic, we have been fighting a war on multiple fronts. While much of our collective attention has been paid to protecting physical health, we need everyone to make sure they are closely monitoring their mental health as well,”... Read more →


HAPPY AUDUBON DAY, SATURDAY APRIL 30

A day of celebration for America's Most Patriotic Small Town About this event Vendor information : Saturday April 30th, 10am - 3pm ALL VENDORS ARE SUBJECT TO APPROVAL BY AUDUBON CELEBRATION COMMITTEE. Any vendor application which is not accepted will be refunded the registration fee. Indoor Spaces Indoor vendor space is approximately 8 feet wide by 6 feet deep. The vendor is responsible for their own tables and chairs. There is limited space to hold extra stock, so please speak to us before registering if this is a concern. Stalls must be staffed at all times, and be open to... Read more →


WAMPUS RAMPUS COMING TO GLOUCESTER CITY

Wampus Rampus -Kick off to Wampus Cat Music Fest Come help us kick-off to Wampus Cat Music Fest, May 13, 14 & 15 with a little Wampus Rampus! Let’s have some fun with these amazing musicians!! advertising space donated by CNBNewsnet (https://www.gloucestercitynews.net) Read more →


PUBLIC NOTICE - FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY PROPOSED SECURITY ENHANCEMENTS BEN FRANKLIN BRIDGE

PUBLIC NOTICE Federal Emergency Management Agency In accordance with 44 CFR §9.8 for Executive Orders 11988 & 11990 Proposed Security Enhancements Camden NJ Benjamin Franklin Bridge, Philadelphia County, PA and Camden County, NJ Notification is hereby given to the public of the intent of the Department of Homeland Security-Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS-FEMA) to provide federal funding to the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) as the recipient for the proposed security enhancement of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, which connects the City of Philadelphia, PA to the City of Camden, NJ over the Delaware River. Funding will be provided through the... Read more →


NJ State Police Continue Investigation of January's 1-76 Homicide in Mount Ephraim

Seeking Public's Assistance with I-76 Homicide Investigation MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ (March 29, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)The New Jersey State Police released the following statement and photos yesterday on the I-76 homicide in the borough of Mount Ephraim in January. On January 24, at approximately 10:32 p.m., troopers from Troop “A” Bellmawr Station responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate 76 eastbound at milepost 4. When troopers arrived, they discovered the driver of a black 2004 Mercedes Benz 500, identified as Louis E. Ciccanti Jr. had been shot and killed. Preliminary investigation revealed that the victim and an unidentified black sedan vehicle were... Read more →


CNB TRAFFIC ALERT: I-76 and I-295 lane, ramp closures tonight and tomorrow night in Bellmawr

Closures necessary for barrier replacement and preparation for girder removal (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the I-76 eastbound ramp to I-295 southbound will be closed tonight and I-295 northbound ramp to I-276 westbound will be closed tonight and tomorrow night as the Browning Road Bridge demolition continues in Bellmawr, Camden County. I-76 eastbound Exit 1A Closure NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the I-76 eastbound left lane before the Browning Road Bridge and the Exit 1A ramp to I-295 southbound beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Monday, March 28 until 6 a.m.... Read more →


Anna V. Wright, age 87, of Audubon

On March 17, 2022. Age 87 of Audubon, NJ. Born in Clifton Heights, PA she was the daughter of the late, Thomas F. and Lydia (Morrow) Ernst. She is survived by her loving daughters, Sharon Ann Lewin, Robin L. Battersby; sister, Edna Mae Hoffman; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews. Anna was predeceased by her husbands, Charles W. Wright and William J. McDonald. Burial will be private at the family’s convenience. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME:851 Monmouth Street,... Read more →


Jean Tier, of Audubon, age 92

Shirley Jean Tier (nee Brown Chambers) of Audubon, NJ, formerly of Fairview, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. She was 92 years old. She was predeceased by her parents, George and Florence Chambers. She was the beloved wife of the late James Donald Tier. She was also predeceased by her brother Larry Brown (Pat). She was the devoted mother of Donna Jean Tier and cherished grandmother of Christopher James Crean (Kat Christodolou). Dear aunt of Lauri Kuder, Vicki Hewitt, Paula Jones, Joe Tier (Julie), Gigi Shough and Kathy Haines. She is also survived by... Read more →


Elaine G. Graham, age 80, of Audubon

Elaine G. Graham (nee Hackett) passed away on March 23, 2022. A resident of Audubon, NJ, she was 80 years old. Dear mother of Sherry Mallgrave (Lawrence), William (Lorilyn) Graham, Jr. and Kelly Graham-Owens (Mick). Loving grandmother of Zachary, Michelle, Matthew, Michael, William III, Kerilyn, Ryan, Graham, Madison and Ava and great grandmother of Dylan, Max, Michael, Zachary, Bailey, William IV, Nicholas, Gabriella and Austin. Elaine Elaine loved her family, enjoyed cooking for her family and was known for her catering. She also enjoyed time spent with her dog, Harry. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on... Read more →


American Legion Baseball Player Gil Hodges to be Inducted into National Baseball Hall of Fame

While the Baseball Writers Association of America did not elect any American Legion Baseball alumni into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the Class of 2022 will still have ALB ties in the form of Gil Hodges. Hodges, who played American Legion Baseball in Princeton, Ind., was elected to the Hall of Fame in December by the Golden Days Era Committee, along with Jim Kaat, Minnie Miñoso and Tony Oliva. They will join Early Baseball Era Committee selections Bud Fowler and Buck O’Neil and BBWAA selection David Ortiz as the Hall’s Class of 2022. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony... Read more →


American Legion Baseball: More upgrades coming to home of American Legion World Series in Shelby Stadium

The grandstand canopies at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., are being extended along both base lines. By Andy Proffet MAR 18, 2022 Fans attending the 95th American Legion World Series this August will have cooler seating options during the day and better views at night thanks to upgrades at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium. Canopies over the grandstand seats are being extended down both baselines to provide more shade at the annual ALWS in Shelby, N.C. And stadium lights at Keeter Stadium are being replaced by LED lights. The extended canopies will include large ceiling fans like... Read more →


CNB SPORTS NEWS: American Legion Baseball Alumni who Graduated to the Big Leagues(A to B)

Allen, Dick Played American Legion Baseball: Post 749, Wampum, Pa. Allen, Hank Played American Legion Baseball: Post 749, Wampum, Pa. Allen, Ron Played American Legion Baseball: Post 749, Wampum, Pa. Almon, Bill Played American Legion Baseball: Warwick, R.I. (reached 1971 ALWS) Alomar, Roberto Played American Legion Baseball: Post Salinas, Puerto Rico Anderson, George "Sparky" Played American Legion Baseball: Los Angeles Crenshaw Post 715 (won ALWS in 1951) Anderson, Allan Played American Legion Baseball: Post 11, Lancaster, Ohio Ashburn, Richie Played American Legion Baseball: Tilden, Neb. Ashford, Tucker Played American Legion Baseball: Post 1, Memphis, Tenn. (reached ALWS in 1972-73) Babcock,... Read more →


CNBNews TRAVEL ALERT: Missing Moves Project Advances in Camden/Gloucester Counties

The Contractor will close two lanes on I-295 southbound between Creek Road and Almonesson Road to place construction barriers and restripe the roadway (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane closures on I-295 southbound tonight as the I-295/Route 42 Missing Moves project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County, and Deptford, Gloucester County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Friday, March 18, until 7 a.m., tomorrow, Saturday, March 19, NJDOT’s contractor, South State Inc., is scheduled to close two lanes on I-295 southbound between Creek Road and Almonesson Road to place construction barrier and restripe the roadway. There... Read more →


CNBNews Travel Alert: I-295 and Route 42 northbound lane and ramp closures this week in Bellmawr, Camden County

Browning Road Bridge demolition continues image courtesy of 42Freeway (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane and ramp closures on I-295 northbound and Route 42 northbound for three nights this week as the Browning Road Bridge demolition continues in Bellmawr, Camden County. NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the two right lanes on I-295 northbound near the Creek Road overpass. Traffic will be detoured to Exit 26 where the highway splits for I-76 toward Philadelphia/I-295 toward Trenton from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. the next day for three consecutive nights – Wednesday,... Read more →


Gloucester High School Boys Basketball NJSIAA State Champs; LIONS Win First Sectional Title in 51 Years

photo credit Jeremy Roemmich RELATED: SEE PHOTO ALBUM GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (March 15, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--This past week, the Gloucester High School boys basketball team finished its historic run in NJSIAA State Playoffs. The Lions finished the season 21-10 were able to capture the school's first sectional title in 51 years of our program's rich history. photo credit Jeremy Roemmich The Lions fans were loud and vocal and were at each game supporting their team. photo credit Jeremy Roemmich This team’s run started with a win over 13th seeded Clayton by a score of 87-67. Leading the Lions in scoring was Jr.... Read more →


JEAN E. CUPP, of Audubon

Peacefully on December 17, 2021, (nee Meakim) of Audubon, formerly of Cherry Hill. Age 64. Beloved wife of Carl Cupp for 35 years. Loving sister of Gregory (Joanne) Meakim of Gloucester Twp. and Merle Welsey of Runnemede. Caring aunt of Kurt (Pam) Meakim, Marisa (Jeffery) Browndorf, and Rachel Stipick. Great aunt of Alexander, Nicholas and Rebecca-Jean Browndorf, Angela and Alexis Meakim, Joey Stipick. Predeceased by her brother Joseph Meakim. Funeral services at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions in Jean’s memory can be made to Paw It 4ward, P.O. Box 163, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003, pi4w.com. Read more →


Audubon NJ Resident Featured in Medal of Honor Winner Monday

source Defense Department Army Sgt. 1st Class Nelson Brittin survived World War II and left the service only to return to it in time for another war to begin. He was 30 when he sacrificed his life for his fellow soldiers in Korea. That sacrifice earned him a posthumous Medal of Honor. Brittin was born on Oct. 31, 1920, in Audubon, New Jersey, to Wesley and Anna Brittin. He had four sisters and three brothers. Brittin graduated from Audubon High School in 1938. About four years later, he was drafted into the Army and fought in Italy during World War... Read more →


Emory G. Powell, 100, of Canby, Oregon, formerly of Westmont and Blenheim, WW II Army Veteran

Emory passed away peacefully at home in Canby, Oregon on Thursday, March 3, 2022, just weeks after celebrating his 100th birthday. Born in Westmont, NJ he graduated from Audubon High School where he was a key member of their championship swim team. Emory met his future wife of 67 years, Alice Wagner, at a dance, and they were married a year later, on October 17, 1942. In February 1943, he was inducted into the US Army and after a year of basic training survived a perilous voyage to England on the Queen Mary in April 1944. Emory proudly served as... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE : U.S. Coast Guard Rescues Overdue Boater Monday, Near Barnegat Inlet

OCEAN COUNTY, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued an 80-year-old man from a 16-foot boat that ran aground near Barnegat Inlet, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a report from the son of the overdue boater stating that his father had not returned home at sunset. The son also informed watchstanders that his father departed without communication devices, having only a life jacket and whistle on board his vessel. Coast Guard members from Station Barnegat Light and Air Station Atlantic City along with a New Jersey State police aviation unit responded to the report. New Jersey State... Read more →


Wisconsin Validates Look Ahead America’s Findings on Illegal Ballots, Rigged Election 

Washington, DC – On March 1, 2022, the state of Wisconsin’s Office of Special Counsel released a report that validated LAA’s findings of illegal ballots and election rigging. The OSC report stated: This was not the only abuse of the indefinitely confined voting law. A flagrant example is that of State Senator Patricia Schachtner […] and her husband who signed statements indicating that they were indefinitely confined voters for the November 2020 election and opted to receive absentee ballots pursuant to the Wisconsin Statute. 6.87(2). However, social media showed the Schachtner family to be active outside their home in the... Read more →


Multi Alarm Fire in Audubon Destroys Home, No Injuries

AUDUBON, NJ (March 9, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--A multi-alarm fire occurred Saturday night on Oswego Avenue in Audubon. According to a Facebook posting by the Audubon Fire Department at 8:24 PM, Taskforce 1 (Audubon, Audubon Park, Haddon Heights, Mount Ephraim, Oaklyn, and Westmont) were alerted to 16 Oswego Avenue in Audubon for a reported dwelling fire. Crews arrived to find heavy fire in the rear of the dwelling in an attached garage. The working firebox was then dispatched adding Engine 16 from Collingswood and Quint 5-1 from Gloucester City, along with Rescue 3-2 from Bellmawr as the RIT Team. Quint 1-1 arrived and... Read more →


CNB TRAFFIC ALERT FOR BELLMAWR AREA: I-295, I-76, Route 42 lane /ramp Closures this Weekend & Next Week

I-295 southbound Al-Jo’s Curve closed Friday and Saturday nights Browning Road Bridge work, in Bellmawr continues this weekend and next week (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced a series of lane and ramp closures on I-295, I-76, and Route 42 for this weekend and next week as the Browning Road Bridge demolition continues in Bellmawr, Camden County. Friday, February 25 and Saturday, February 26 NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound/I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, from 10 p.m. tonight, Friday, February 25 until... Read more →


Ronald H. Newell, 72, of Haddon Heights

On February 19, 2022, Ronald H., age 72 years, of Haddon Heights, NJ passed away. Ron was the beloved husband of Michele (Mickie) (nee Zachary); loving father of Chris Newell and Tricia Bygott (Brian), of Haddon Heights, NJ; proud and devoted grandfather of James, Riley, and Hannah; loving brother of Don (Barbara) and Jeff (Nancy); and beloved son of Grace (nee Dixon) and the late, Howard E. Newell Jr. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was a Haddon Heights High School baseball alum and loyal fan. His favorite pastimes were fishing, boating, and watching and videotaping... Read more →


Frank William Seddon, age 93 years, formerly of Audubon

On February 20, 2022, Frank William Seddon, age 93 years, formerly of Audubon, NJ, went home to be with the Lord. Frank was the beloved husband of 69 years of Mary (predeceased); devoted father of Warren F. Seddon (Sally) and Kathleen Trowbridge (Craig); and cherished and respected Grandfather of Keith Seddon, Matthew Trowbridge (Stephanie), Amy Trowbridge, and Jade Gray. Frank was predeceased by his 2 brothers and 2 sisters. He is survived by many nieces and nephews. Frank’s life was centered on his wife, Mary, his children, and grandchildren. The majority of Frank’s career involved quality control/electronics work. He originally... Read more →


Joseph R. Barber, age 88 years, of Audubon

On February 18, 2022, Joseph R. Barber, age 88 years, of Audubon, NJ, passed away. Joseph was the beloved husband of the late Mary E. Barber (nee Dennihy); devoted father of Mary Ann DuBois (Timothy), James J. Barber, Jeff R. Barber (Linda), Jonathan L. Barber, and April H. Barber; loving grandfather of Alexander (Lisa), Alicia (Sean), Spencer, Paige, and Dylan; and cherished great grandfather of Colin. Joseph was predeceased by his sister, Shirley, and brother, Bud. He is also survived by his beloved friend Frieda Turner. Joseph was a long-time resident of Audubon and Sea Isle City. He graduated from... Read more →


Martin B. Malony, age 86, of Audubon

Martin "Marty" Malony, born on January 3, 1936 in Audubon, NJ lost his bout with cancer on February 20, 2022. He passed away peacefully with his family by his side. Martin enjoyed the simple things in life, especially his family and friends. If they were around, he was happy. He was always willing to tell you exactly how he felt with nothing but love behind it. He never forgot a face or a settlement date. He loved his hometown of Audubon, playing tennis, relaxing at the shore, watching his family play sports and God. He was a call away if... Read more →