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I-295 northbound lane closure tomorrow to begin installation of temporary Browning Road Bridge

Alternating traffic necessary on Browning Road during bridge installation (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced a lane closure on I-295 northbound and alternating traffic on Browning Road tomorrow, Friday, July 30 to begin installation of the temporary Browning Road Bridge as part of the Direct Connection project in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 6 a.m. Friday, July 30 until 2 p.m., NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc. is scheduled to close the westbound lane on Browning Road between Ivy Ridge Road and Victory Drive with alternating traffic using the eastbound lane. The closure is necessary to... Read more →


Al DiGiacomo, 93, of Audubon/Camden City

Albert A. DiGiacomo, on July 25, 2021, of Audubon, formerly of Camden. Age 93. Beloved husband of the late Mary. Devoted father of Albert (Mariann), Linda Koehl (Wayne), Carol Souder (Bob), Joann (Amy Nase), Frank (Kathleen Citera) and Michael (Julie) DiGiacomo and the late Donna Catrambone. Loving grandfather of 16 and great-grandfather of 12. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Albert enjoyed dancing at the Single Parents Club and Brooklawn dances. He loved doing puzzles, going to the beach and most of all, spending time with his family. There will be a visitation from 9:45am to 10:45am on Friday... Read more →


*GHS Class of 1981 Celebrating Their 40th Reunion

Gloucester High School (CNBNews photo Gloucester City High School Class of 1981 announces Our 40th-year reunion will be held Saturday, October 23, 2021, 7-11 PM Members of GHS Classes of 1980 and 1982 are cordially invited to join us! Reunion venue: Elizabeth’s Ballroom Catering by Dolson Family Catering 419 Highland Boulevard Gloucester City, NJ, 08030 Cost: $55.00 p/p 7-11 PM Please send payment by September 7, 2021, or before to: Pat Gartland 820 Chambers Ave. Gloucester City, NJ, 08030 Indicate in the memo which class you are from Payment can also be made by downloading the Zelle app and send... Read more →


Edward Szalabofka, Jr. of Audubon Park & Atco, age 52

Edward Szalabofka, Jr., on July 21, 2021, of Audubon Park, formerly of Atco. Age 52. Loving son of Carol Ann and the late Edward. Devoted father of Domenic and Anthony. Father figure of Kyle and Karly. Loving partner of Kim Wright and former husband of Susie (nee Dingler) for 24 years. Dear brother of ChrisAnn Query (Robert). Also survived by his niece Maria Myers and great-niece Brynn Elizabeth Kelly. Edward was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing and hunting. He loved spending time with Kim and family. He enjoyed listening to music, especially watching Domenic play live. There will be... Read more →


NJ Dept of Transportation: Route 42 lane and ramp closures Thursday night

Signed detours will be in place overnight (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane and ramp closures on Route 42 on Thursday night as the Missing Moves project between I-295 and Route 42 advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, July 22, until 6 a.m. Friday, July 23, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close two lanes on Route 42 southbound from just before the I-295 overpass (mile post 14.2) through the NJ Turnpike overpass (mile post 13.5). The left lane on Route 42 northbound also will be closed... Read more →


W. Craig Knaup, 69, of Sea Isle; past President of Collingswood School Board, Coach, Audubon HS Alum

Suddenly on July 15, 2021, of Sea Isle City, NJ, formerly of Collingswood, NJ. Age 69 years. Beloved husband of 30 years to Donna R. Knaup (nee Schlereth). Dear father of Jillian (Scott) Hillman and Ryan Knaup. Devoted Poppy of Mason, Kamrynn and William. Loving brother of his twin sister, Karen (Roy) Cadwallader. Special uncle of Leslie and Kristin. Craig will also be missed dearly by brother-in-laws, sister-in-laws, nephews, nieces, a multitude of friends and the entire Schlereth family. Craig grew up in Audubon and graduated from Audubon High School in 1970. He received his bachelors and masters degrees from... Read more →


CNBNews Sports: A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN (video)

By Henry Howard JUN 17, 2021 On a steamy summer night on a dirt and grass field, an American Legion-sponsored team concludes its warmups after the player introductions, national anthem and other pre-game festivities. The pitcher squeezes the resin bag, tosses it aside, receives the sign from the catcher and winds up. The scene will continue throughout the summer. Pitch after pitch. Inning after inning. Game after game. What’s notable about these players, these teams and this league is they are all part of the quickly growing American Legion Lady Fastpitch Softball League in the Department of North Carolina. State... Read more →


31 Sex Offenders Arrested;Some from Bellmawr, Blackwood, Cherry Hill, Pennsauken, Paulsboro

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced arrests of 31 individuals who are charged with sexually exploiting children online. The 31 men were arrested in “Operation 24/7,” a collaborative operation launched to address the continued spike in reports of potential threats to children from online predators during the COVID pandemic. Two men are charged with sexually assaulting or attempting to sexually assault children, and two other men are charged with manufacturing or attempting to manufacture child sexual abuse materials by extorting or soliciting sexually explicit images of children they encountered via gaming or social media apps. The remaining... Read more →


*HAPPENINGS AND EVENTS IN GLOUCESTER CITY

Proprietors Park, King Street, Gloucester City, NJ (photo courtesy of South Jersey Adventures) ++++ NOW OPENED! NICHOLSON ROAD BOXING GYM 301 Nicholson Road, Gloucester City, NJ Grand opening of Boxing Gym, Nicholson Road and Oxford Ave., Come join us on Saturday, July 3rd at 12PM for the grand opening of our boxing gym! We are a family friendly environment gym with zero tolerance for any arguing, fighting, bickering etc. This is a place for EVERYBODY and ANYBODY. This is where you can feel welcomed and enjoy your time while learning how to box. ++++ Rogers & Butler with opening act... Read more →


Avalon Police Invite Public For Coffee

The Avalon Police are bringing back “Coffee with a Cop”. This coming week it will be held on Thursday, July 8th at 2892 Dune Drive from 8 AM to 10 AM. Great idea! Wouldn't be nice if police departments in Audubon, Brooklawn, Bellmawr, Camden City, Gloucester City, Mt. Ephriam, Runnemede, and Westville did the same. Read more →


Gloucester City PD Announces Parking/Traffic Restrictions for Indepence Day Fireworks July 2

Gloucestercitynews.net files GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 21, 2021)--Lt. Jason Flood, spokesperson for the Gloucester City Police Department released the following statement today pertaining to parking and traffic restrictions for the Indepence Day Fireworks at the Bill Flynn's Sport's Complex on Johnson Blvd., Friday, July 2, starting at dusk. In order to accommodate the Independence Day Fireworks on July 2nd, the following parking and traffic restrictions will be put into place: Between 4:30 pm and 11:30 pm on July 2nd, parking will be prohibited on: Johnson Blvd. between Hudson St. (both sides of the street) to the intersection of Essex St.... Read more →


E-bikes, E-scooters, E-skateboards Can Be Deadly

by William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Related: Video of a super electric scooter GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 30, 2021)(CNBNewsnet)--Have you noticed the E-bikes, E-scooters and E-skateboards buzzing throughout the city of Gloucester City and elsewhere over the past year or two. The Governor of NJ signed a law in 2019 making them legal to ride on the street. The law states you must be 16 or older to drive one but we have seen youngsters that look no older than 10 or 11 riding them down the street and sidewalks. Most of these kids are not wearing a helmet.... Read more →


Richard W. Lipko, of Audubon; Haddon Heights HS Alumnus, Fire Chief, Army National Guard, Community Activist

77, of Audubon, NJ. Beloved husband of Lucie, (nee Memmel) for 52 years. Devoted father and grandfather. Raised in Camden, Oaklyn, and Haddon Heights, Richard was a 1961 graduate of Haddon Heights HS, where he was a member of the marching band, and later, the Vagabonds Drum and Bugle Corp. He enlisted in the NJ Army National Guard before resuming his education at Rutgers - Camden. Richard enjoyed a long career in the engineering industry as a Professional Planner and Land Surveyor, most notably for 30 years at Pennoni Associates. He was a Volunteer Officer, and then Chief, of the... Read more →


*American Legion Baseball scholarship application open for 2021

The American Legion The American Legion Baseball scholarship nomination form is available online here. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must submit a completed application form along with three one-page letters of recommendation from an American Legion Baseball coach or manager, American Legion post commander or adjutant, and a community leader (teacher, Scout leader, minister or church leader, principal, etc.). Applicants must also complete the authorization form at the end of the application, including signatures from the player, parent or guardian, and post commander. Applications and testimonial letters must be submitted to the department headquarters in the player's state... Read more →


*Bellmawr's Independence Day Parade Announced

INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE ANNOUNCED We are happy to announce that our annual Independence Day Parade will be held on Monday July 5th, 2021. The Celebrations Committee has been working very hard make this year’s parade a memorable event for our residents with added floats and musical entertainment. Baby Parade: 9:00 AM at the Borough Hall Parking Lot Bicycle Parade: 10:00 AM at St Joachim Church Parking Lot Parade: 11:00 AM Parade Route: Assembly at St Joachim Church 10:30 AM, West Browning Road to the Borough Hall. Below are application links for participation in the Baby Parade and the Main Parade.... Read more →


Casey Ennis, of Audubon Arrested for Stealing IDs to Fund Gambling Accounts

Detectives Also Link Suspect to $52,000 in Fraudulent Unemployment Benefits Atlantic City, N.J. - The New Jersey State Police have arrested Casey Ennis, 44, of Audubon, N.J. for allegedly using stolen identities to create and fund more than 1,800 online gambling accounts and for stealing identities to operate a fraudulent unemployment benefits scheme during a 17-month long identity theft investigation. In January 2020, detectives with the Financial Crimes Unit were contacted by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to assist with investigating suspicious online gambling accounts. Several victims reported that gambling accounts were created and funded using their identities... Read more →


Grace M. Buck, of Audubon, age 97

(nee Oliveri) Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on June 21, 2021. Lifelong resident of Audubon, NJ. Age 97 years. Beloved wife of the late William F. Buck, Jr. Dear mother of MaryLee (Jim) McCarthy, Cathy (Charlie) King, Janice (Jordan) Prince and the late Richard W. Buck. Loving grandmother of Shannon, Kelly, Sean, Ryan, Jaimie, Lucas and Ava and 9 great grandchildren. Mrs. Buck was a lifelong parishioner of St. Aloysius R.C. Church. She was a proud member of the Bettlewood girls and a 1942 graduate of Collingswood High School. She loved playing cards with her... Read more →


HELP WANTED: virtual hiring event for Gloucester City School District

Gloucester High School, Market Street and Crescent Blvd., Gloucester City, NJ 08030 (CNBNews photo) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 14, 2021)--Kelly Education will be hosting a virtual hiring event for Gloucester City School District on Thursday, June 17th at 2pm. We are currently hiring for Daily Substitute Teachers, Long Term Substitute Teachers, Building Permanent Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessionals, Permanent Paraprofessionals and Clerical roles in Gloucester City School District School District. If you are looking for a new job to gain valuable experience, please sign up for our Virtual Hiring Event using this link https://forms.office.com/r/0fpwgDNcZR. This hiring event will be live on... Read more →


Peyton and Me Meandering through Gloucester City, and Haddon Lake, Audubon (Chapter X)

UPDATED GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 14, THE DAY COMING TO AN END--One night last week around 9:15 PM we caught the last glimpse of daylight before the dark sky of night closed over the Riverview Heights section of Gloucester City. We took the photo with the Apple iPhone 11 LOVE YOUR MONEY--The new Gloucester High football field and running track around the field is finished. Work on the $1.3 million jobs began at the beginning of the year and ended in May. The arrow is pointing to two members of the construction crew putting the finishing touches on the field.... Read more →


Camden County Events and Programs

SOURCE CAMDEN COUNTY Virtual DisABILITIES Classes and Programs Fun Virtual Activities to Stay Busy and Active The Camden County Department of Disabilities and Special Needs is offering online and virtual programming. Visit www.CamdenCounty.com for a weekly listing of classes like dancing, yoga, boxing and fitness. Read More. Senior Classes Available Virtually this Spring Diverse Ways to Get Fit While Staying Safe The Camden County Board of Commissioners presents a wide variety of activities for county seniors 55 and older - from learning how to dance and box, to meditation and yoga. The best part is, it can all be done... Read more →


Dick Lee, TV Star, Singer, Entertainer, Night Club Owner, Coach, and a Great Dad

UPDATED WITH RECORDING/ Updated with comments Dick Lee (AKA Richard Lee Beurer), lived in Cherry Hill, NJ for many years (CNBNews)(Bellmawr, NJ)(June 7, 2021)--Dick Lee, singer, entertainer, TV star, and Night Club owner passed away on April 1, 2021, at his home in Los Angeles, California surrounded by his family. He was 91 and died of old age. Dick, whose real name was Richard Lee Beurer, lived in Cherry Hill, NJ for many years. He was active in the community, loved sports and he coached several local teams. He grew up in Philadelphia where he got his start singing on... Read more →


Walt Ashe, of Audubon Park, Meat Cutter, Custodian, Army Veteran, Memorial AA

Audubon Park, NJ. On May 31, 2021. Age 84. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Walter, Jr. and Margaret (Herrman) Ashe. Walter is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Sally A. (Phillips) Ashe; children, Nicole Ashe (Phil), Walter P. Ashe, IV (Sue), Marylynne Andrews, Regina Durham; grandchildren, Aidan, Christina, Caitlyn, Sean, Sr., Taryn and his great-grandchildren, Tristan, Sean, Jr., Makaila; brother James Ashe (Patty) and his sister, Anna Dixon (Jack). Walter proudly served his county in the U.S. Army and later worked as a meat cutter for 40 years with Super Fresh where... Read more →


"Manny" Serra Of W.Collingswood Hts. former Acme Employee, Eagle Scout

Emanuel S. Serra, "Manny", on May 19, 2021, of W. Collingswood Heights; formerly of Edison. Age 69. Beloved son of the late Salvatore and Carmela (nee Seminara) Serra. Devoted brother of Maryann Krumm, Salvatore J. Serra (Candy), and Joy Ranieri. Dear uncle of Kristin and Robyn Krumm and David, Samantha, and Stephanie Serra. Also survived by many other loving family members and friends. Emmanuel was an Eagle Scout with the Boy Scouts of America in Edison. He was an avid fan of both the Giants and the Yankees. Manny was a hard worker at various employers. He retired from ACME... Read more →


FRIDAY TRAFFIC ALERT: 295 Southbound Lane Closure Before Al-Jo Curve to Route 42

I-295 southbound lane closure before Al-Jo’s Curve to Route 42 southbound/I-295 southbound on Friday Daytime right lane closure necessary for attenuator repair (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the daytime closure of the right lane on I-295 southbound before the ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, May 21 until 2 p.m., NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., will close the right lane on I-295 southbound after Exit 28/Route 168 through the Browning Road overpass. The single lane closure... Read more →


Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center’s Pet Pantry

The Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center’s pet pantry is overflowing thanks to the generosity of their partners at Amazon and the Camden County Board of Commissioners. Friday, May 14, the Center celebrated the one-year anniversary of its partnership with the Amazon distribution center in Swedesboro, which has brought over 50 tons of pet food to the shelter since beginning during the height of the pandemic last year. Through this partnership, pet food items which would have otherwise been thrown away due to marketing changes, minor damage, or customer return, are now donated to the shelter on a weekly basis. The... Read more →


Catherine P. Zawojski, of Cherry Hill, Brooklawn; Member of Post 72 Aux., Boro Fire Dept. Aux

Catherine P. Zawojski Cherry Hill and formerly of Brooklawn – Age 91. On May 13, 2021. (nee Cline) Loving wife of 66 years to the late Paul William Zawojski. Devoted mother of Judith (James) Kain, Karen (Fred) Robinson, Josie Smith and Maryann (Marcus) Stewart. Beloved grandmother of Sean, Fred Jr., Paul, Kyle, Sydney, Tyler, Jeremiah, Mariah, and Laylah. Dear Sister of Richard (Diane) Cline, Phyllis “Betty” Cline, Patricia (late Christian) Kraft, Gerald Cline, and Dennis Cline. Loving brother-in-law of Richard “Dick” Weichman. Survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. Catherine was born and raised in Gloucester City and was... Read more →


Veterans Drive-Thru in Camden County

Drive-Thru on your way home from work for information on veteran services, resources and more Service fair tables include: Jefferson Health Catholic Charities Rutgers Veteran Affairs SpectraCare USFHP Crescenz VAMC Camden County Veterans Affairs Camden County American Legion Jewish War Veterans Samaritan DMVA Camden County College Veteran Affairs Camden County College, Blackwood Campus 200 College Drive, Gloucester Township, NJ, 08012, United States Tuesday, May 25th, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm RELATED: Privately Run South Jersey Veterans Center Needs A New Roof; Can You Help? Read more →


Rutgers Virtual 255th Anniversary Commencement on Sunday, May 16, at 2 p.m.

On Sunday, May 16, 2021, at 2 p.m., Rutgers University will hold the 255th anniversary Commencement online to honor the 2021 graduates of Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Watch Rutgers 255th Anniversary Commencement: https://go.rutgers.edu/22uovxt7 About the Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Sunday, May 16, 2 p.m. (Virtual University Commencement) An estimated 13,329 graduates will receive degrees, certificates and diplomas from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences this year. Award-winning author and former U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey will address the graduates at the 255th anniversary commencement of Rutgers University-New Brunswick... Read more →


Kurt Busch to Honor Fallen Medal of Honor recipient during NASCAR Race

The American Legion MAY 12, 2021 A little more than 17 years ago, U.S. Marine Cpl. Jason Dunham’s heroic actions in Iraq saved the lives of at least two fellow Marines, while also eventually costing Dunham his life and earning the Marine the Medal of Honor. Later this month, through a collaboration involving The American Legion, Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) and GEARWRENCH, NASCAR’s Kurt Busch will honor Dunham while driving the No. 1 Chevy in the Coca-Cola 600. And Tony Kanaan also will display Dunham’s name on the CGR No. 48 American Legion car during the NTT INDYCAR Series Indianapolis... Read more →


Gloucester City Little League Coach Dominic Staiano Retiring After 50 Years

UPDATED: William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Gloucester City LL coach Dom Staiano looking at photos of some of the teams he coached over his 50-year career (CNBNews photo) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNews)(May 9, 2021)--After 50 years of being a volunteer member of the Gloucester City Little League organization, Dominic Staiano has decided it is time that someone else takes his spot. The 81-year-old city resident got involved with the local Little League in 1971 helping to maintain the field and the equipment. A few years later when his son was old enough to play ball in the PeeWee Staiano... Read more →


THE AMERICAN LEGION: Riders chapter not monkeying around

The American Legion Apr 22, 2021 On April 10, a group of Riders set out for a 100-mile ride in support of The American Legion’s second annual 100 Miles for Hope. The fundraiser encourages regular activities to promote fitness and mental well-being while raising donations for the Veterans & Children Foundation. “We’re looking forward to a good ride like we did last year,” said Michael “Monkey” Killian, a member of Chapter 832, whose bike was adorned with a toy monkey, George, sporting last year’s 100 Miles for Hope tech shirt. “We enjoy supporting The American Legion and its goals. We’re... Read more →


Gloucester City Has A New Police Officer; Gloucester City Police Chief's Salary $195,000

UPDATED/CORRECTED photo provided William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--Mayor Daniel Spencer administered the oath of office to newly hired Police Officer Nay’shon Obey recently. Obey will join a 30 member force at a starting salary of $59.457 plus benefits. Under the union contract, police officers are entitled to sick leave, medical insurance for themselves and their families, dental, eyeglasses, and prescription insurance. Plus the city pays for the officer to receive his college degree. According to the union contract between the City of Gloucester City and PBA Local #40 dated 2013 to 2017, a police officer with... Read more →


Alan M. Johnson, of Magnolia; formerly of Audubon and Camden

Alan M. Johnson, on March 26, 2021, of Magnolia; formerly of Audubon and Camden. Age 74. Devoted father of Brittany Johnson (Jeremy Hernandez) and William Johnson. Loving Pop Pop of Luke, Riley, Valarie, and Madison. Alan proudly served in the US Coast Guard during the Vietnam Era. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Alan's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Read more →


World War II soldier's son seeking info on father's photographs

World War II veteran and former Maine Legionnaire Richard Perkins was a radio operator stationed at Fort Shafter in Honolulu. When he passed away in 2014 he left behind nearly 700 negatives of photos he took during his service. His son, Dana, is trying to learn more about those individuals in the photos. The American Legion APR 01, 2021 FacebookTwitterMore10 Richard Erlon Perkins was a U.S. Army radio operator stationed for a period of time at Fort Shafter in Honolulu during World War II. A member of American Legion Post 42 in Damariscotta, Maine, when he passed away in 2014,... Read more →


Widener University/WCAU-TVNBC10 Honors High School Students

for Outstanding Leadership and Civic Contributions CHESTER, PA (03/25/2021)-- Widener University, in partnership with WCAU-TV NBC10, is proud to recognize the winners of the 2021 Widener University High School Leadership Awards. Over the past 10 years, the university has recognized more than 1,300 students from high schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware who demonstrated leadership within their communities. This year, the program recognized 129 students from high schools throughout the region for their abilities to stand up for what they believe in, speak out on behalf of others and make an impact in their communities. They included: Alexandria Holton... Read more →


Walter Hartling, Jr., of Audubon, Age 51

On March 18, 2021. Age 51. Of Audubon. Cherished son of the late Walter Hartling and Mary Jones Hartling. Beloved father of Tyler and Austin Hartling. Cherished grandfather of Hayden, Koby and Caleb Hartling. Dear brother of Megan Hartling. Walt loved to cook and spend time with his grandkids and dogs. He loved the WWE and Chinese Fighting Movies. At the request of his family, services will be private. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Walter Hartling, Jr. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142 Read more →


American Legion Posts Across the Nation 'Saving Lives' Through Vaccine Efforts

American Legion Herman Kent Post 777 in Jamestown, N.Y., already had a strong relationship with the VA Western New York Healthcare System (VAWNYHS) prior to the coronavirus pandemic. But both entities recently expanded that relationship in an effort to get as many COVID-19 vaccines out to area veterans. The VAWNYHS has been administering vaccines since January and in March embarked on what is being called possibly one of VA’s largest rural outreach efforts ever by coordinating vaccine sites throughout the area. When VA officials reached out to Post 777, they quickly found another site willing to host a vaccine clinic.... Read more →


Philip Puche Charged with Murder after Audubon Park Woman Dies

Camden, N.J. – A Cherry Hill man is now facing upgraded charges after the Audubon Park woman he injured with a sharp object in July died nearly eight months after the attack, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Haddon Township Police Chief Mark Cavallo. Philip Puche, 72, of Cherry Hill, was charged on March 18 with one count of first-degree Murder. On July 16, 2020, police were called to the 10 block of Turtledove Court in Audubon Park around 10 a.m. for a reported stabbing. When they arrived, they found the victim suffering from multiple stab... Read more →


Route 42 southbound ramps to and from Creek Road to be closed and detoured tonight

Missing Moves project advances in Camden County (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the Route 42 southbound ramps to and from Creek Road will be closed and detoured tonight as the Missing Moves project between I-295 and Route 42, advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Tuesday, March 16, until 6 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close the Route 42 southbound Exit 14 ramp to Creek Road and the ramp from Creek Road to Route 42 southbound. The closures are necessary to mill and pave... Read more →


First livery for the American Legion-sponsored IndyCar revealed

The American Legion emblem is prominently featured on the newly revealed paint scheme, or livery, for the No. 48 car that will be driven by seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and former NTT IndyCar Series champion Tony Kanaan during the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series. In December, American Legion and Chip Ganassi Racing announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement for the No. 48 Honda in the 2021 and 2022 NTT IndyCar Series. The American Legion will be featured prominently on the No. 48 Honda during every race in both seasons. Johnson will drive the street and road courses this season,... Read more →


Lions v Rams Thriller Ends in Overtime 65-62

photo credit Bruce Darrow, CNBNews photographer GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 27, 2021)(CNBNews)--This year's boys basketball game between Gloucester Catholic and Gloucester High was played at Gloucester Catholic's gym. The 10 AM game, the first morning start in the series, was played without fans because of the pandemic. Catholic won the contest in overtime by a score of 65-62. Rams Ryan Roney finished with a game high of 25, with eight of those points coming in overtime. This is the fourth year that the Rams have taken the series. Jason Morgan tied a career-high with five 3-pointers and 19 points to... Read more →


Free Food for Camden County Residents Friday

Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County. Drive-up only, While supplies last. Must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Read more →


Elizabeth Lydia Marinelli (nee Ceciro), age 85, of Audubon Park

Elizabeth Lydia Marinelli (nee Ceciro), age 85, of Audubon Park. Suddenly, after a long illness, passed to Our Lord on February 17, 2021. She was a longtime member of Kingsway Assembly of God Church in Cherry Hill. Betty, as some knew her, was an accomplished crafter, baker, gardener, and loved crabbing. Beloved wife of Anthony U. Marinelli for 43 years. Devoted mother of Julie-Lynn Hope, Anthony, and Hannah. Loving MeMom of Jennifer, Aaron, Austin, Anthony L., Julian, Kristin, Anthony J., Stanley, Hailey, and Henry and great grandmother of Nixon and Nola. Dear sister of David Cicero (Rosalie) and preceded in... Read more →


CNBNews Cheers & Jeers January & February 2021

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews CHEER--The Gloucester High Lady Lions are off to a great start; they are unbeaten through their first seven games. Way to Go Lions. JEER—The recent snowstorms have made it very difficult for people walking, especially when the owner of the property doesn't clear the snow from the walkway. What is especially annoying to pedestrians is being forced into the street because of an icy sidewalk. Most communities have an ordinance requiring sidewalks in their town to be cleaned within so many hours after the snow stops. In Gloucester City, the Snow and Ice Removal... Read more →


Gloucester City Board of Education Accepts Resignation of School Superintendent Vespe

UPDATED Brooklawn School District 2021-22 Student Tuition for GHS Totals $1,201,919 William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)(Feb. 12, 2021)--The Gloucester City Board of Education, at the February 9 meeting, accepted the resignation of Superintendent Dennis Vespe effective June 21. Vespe was hired for the school years 2017 through 2021. His starting salary was $157,500. According to the NJ Public Employees Data Base Vespe's salary, as of December 19, 2020, was $162,254. Related: Dr. Dennis Vespe Hired as Gloucester City School Superintendent; Starting Salary $157,500 He replaced Joseph Rafferty who retired on August 31, 2017. Rafferty was hired... Read more →


Calling American Legion Baseball alumni

THE AMERICAN LEGION The American Legion is updating their database of American Legion Baseball alumni, and we're looking for the public's help to make sure we don't miss anyone. If you know of an ALB alum who played Major League Baseball, minor league baseball, or is well-known for their accomplishments outside of baseball, and you don't see them listed in the Legion's database at legion.org/baseball/alumni, let them know through the Baseball tab at legiontown.org/share. Among the alumni already in the database are Baseball Hall of Famers like Bob Gibson, Reggie Jackson and Chipper Jones to current stars like Jacob deGrom... Read more →


Photos of Downtown Gloucester City on a Snowy Night

The Broadway and Monmouth Street intersection, looking towards St. Mary's Church, located at 425 Monmouth Street (photo by Kathy Reddy) (GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)(Feb 3, 2021)(CNBNews)--Kathy Reddy, of Sunshine Florist Shop, Broadway and Monmouth Street took some fabulous photos Monday night, February 1 of St. Mary's Church, the Gloucester City Municipal Building and the Veterans Monument during the snowstorm. The Veterans monument on the far left and the Gloucester City Municipal Building, on the right (photo by Kathy Reddy) PNC Bank on the left, St. Mary's Church in the distance and Bank of America on the right (photo by Kathy Reddy)... Read more →


Theresa M. (King) Gilham, 61, of Audubon; Graduate of Audubon HS Class of 78

Theresa M. (King) Gilham, 61, of Audubon NJ, was greeted with open arms by the lord on Monday, January 11, 2021. She is survived by her children Jennifer King (Brad Mastalski) Dianna King (Joseph Molluro), Robert Anthony King Jr.; grandchildren Kaylee Alexander, Alexis Mastalski, and James Molluro; and sister Kathleen M. Gilham. She is preceded in death by her parents Patricia (Lamb) Gilham and George L. Gilham; siblings Michele A. (Gilham) DiFilippo and Wendy A. (Gilham) Stillman; and beloved ex-husband Robert A. King Sr. Theresa was born August 16,1960 in Laurel Springs, NJ. She was homecoming queen 1977 and graduated... Read more →


Police Need Help Identifying / Locating Driver Involved in Camden City Hit-and-Run

Camden City, N.J. (January 28, 2021)– Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating the driver involved in a Jan. 27 fatal hit-and-run in Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Police responded to the 2600 block of Mt. Ephraim Ave. shortly before 10 p.m. for a report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle. When they arrived, they located a man suffering from injuries to the head. The victim, identified as Lawrence Lloyd, 46, of Camden, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead... Read more →