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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 →


Gloucester City Police Request Mutual Aid to Stop Disturbance Involving Juveniles and Adults

The incident occurred in the area of Broadway and Ridgeway Street. Because of the number of people involved in the rumble, Gloucester City Police requested help from surrounding communities. It is not known what started the street fight. The police cars above were parked on Broadway between Market and Ridgeway Streets. GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 19, 2024)(CNBNews)—Gloucester City police were called to the Broadway and Ridgeway Street intersection at approximately 10 PM Sunday, May 19, to curb a disturbance involving adults and juveniles. According to the GCPD, there was a large fight on Broadway and Ridgeway Street involving juveniles and... Read more →


Louiseann M. Connor age 65, Audubon HS Alum

Louiseann M. Connor "LuAnn" passed away on May 13, 2024 at the age of 65. Born in Camden, she was the daughter of the late, Oliver William and Anna (Lightcap) Connor. She graduated from Audubon High School in 1977. LuAnn was very hard working at times she worked three jobs to help to support her family. She was employed as a supervisor at Rolled Metal Products for over 30 years. She worked in retail; she was a beautician and worked very hard to get her license so she could cut hair as another means to help to her family. She... Read more →


Dolores F. Phillips “Dee” of Audubon

Dolores F. Phillips "Dee" (nee Slimm) passed away on April 26, 2024. A longtime resident of Audubon, NJ, Dee was 85 years old. Beloved wife of 66 years to the late Robert E. Phillips, Sr. Dear mother of Robert (Carolyn) Phillips, Jr., Raymond (Judith) Phillips, Steven Phillips and William (Bethanne) Phillips. Loving grandmother of Rebecca, Eric, Kelly, Kimberly, Laura, James, Samantha and Alexandra and great grandmother to Eric Jr., Aubrey, Ava, Faith, Cadence, Revelry, Gunner, J.T., Claire, Raymond, Nathan, Nora and Cassandra. Sister of the late Anna, the late Jack (the late Betty), the late George (the late Barbara), the... Read more →


American Legion Baseball Scholarship Form Available

Applications are available online for the 2024 American Legion Baseball Scholarship. The fillable nomination form is available here. Team managers and head coaches of post-affiliated American Legion Baseball teams must submit nominations for the American Legion Baseball Scholarship by July 15. The American Legion awards between $22,000 and $25,000 in scholarships to deserving baseball players each year. Each Department Baseball Committee may select a player from its department to receive this scholarship. The American Legion will award several scholarships each year depending on the number of applicants and interest earned from the trust fund. Any team manager or head coach... Read more →


Francis "Frank" A. Grimm, of Deptford, Vietnam War Army Veteran

Of West Deptford Township, formerly of Audubon, NJ. Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Alvin Francis Grimm and Elizabeth (Flannery) Barnes. Frank is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Theresa (Rovere) Grimm, loving daughters Emily Grimm, Caitlin Giles (Ryan); cherished grandchildren Abigail Rose and Liam Joseph. He is also survived by his sisters Deborah Ramon Gelsinger and Lisa Crawford. Frank valiantly battled a rare and incurable disease, Cardiac Amyloidosis, for many years. His final hours were spent at home, surrounded by his loving family, listening to Frank Sinatra and the music... Read more →


Kathleen “Kathy” Teresa Wylen, 70, of Audubon

Kathleen “Kathy” Teresa Wylen, 70, of Audubon, NJ passed away peacefully while surrounded by loved ones, on March 21, 2024, after many months battling an unexpected illness. Kathy was born on February 15, 1954 to Harry and Catherine “Cass” Cole (nee Schmidt) in Camden, NJ. Kathy lived her entire life in her beloved hometown of Audubon, NJ, of which she was immensely proud. After graduating from Audubon High School in 1972, she went on to work for multiple NJ Health systems at Our Lady of Lourdes, Virtua, Cooper and Haddonfield Family Practice, where she was a friendly voice to the... Read more →


Amie Conte Barriskell, 47, of Blackwood/Audubon

Suddenly in her home on March 20, 2024, of Blackwood, NJ, formerly of Audubon, NJ. Age 47 years. She is lovingly survived by her husband, Fredrick Barriskell; father, David Conte; son, Kyle Lee and brother, Michael Conte. She was predeceased by her mother, Carol Conte. Amie was a lover of nature and animals, especially cats. She enjoyed spending precious time with her family. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on Thursday, March 28, from 9 AM to 11 AM at the FOSTER-WARNE FUNERAL HOME, 250 S. White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ. Prayer Service will follow at 11... Read more →


Theresa A. "Terri" Speich Gillespie, of Audubon, formerly of Gloucester City

On March 1, 2024, Age 66. Of Audubon, NJ. Formerly a longtime, proud resident of Gloucester City. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late, John R. and Mary A (Caffery) Speich. Terri is survived by her husband, Joel R. Gillespie, Sr.; her loving children, Michael Speich, Joel R. Gillespie, Jr., Kacie Gillespie, Amy Caldwell; cherished grandchildren, Addison, Chloe, Everly, Emily, Michael, Samuel; great grandson Chase; brothers, John Speich, Stephen Speich, Daniel Dando (Kristina) and her sister, Darlene Timmins. Terri was also predeceased by her brother, William Speich. Terri had worked as a line worker for Crescent... Read more →


Parts of Kings Highway to Close in Audubon

(Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will be working on Kings Highway in Audubon on Tuesday, March 12 and Wednesday, March 13 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The Camden County Department... Read more →


Maureen R. Angelastro, of Pennsville, formerly of Audubon

On February 17, 2024, (nee Rowe) Age 79. Of Pennsville. Maureen grew up in Audubon Park, NJ and was a longtime resident of Woodlynne, NJ. She was known to many as a great hairdresser in the community. Survived by her children: Sharleen Angelastro, Leonard Angelastro (Dorothy), Lawrence Angelastro (Diana), Nicholas Angelastro Jr. and James Angelastro (Kimberly). Maureen is also survived by her grandchildren: Michael Sorrentino, Stephanie Sorrentino, Devin Allebach, TammyLou Mellon, Ashley Robey, Courtney Angelastro, Rocco Angelastro, Tyler Angelastro and Daulton Angelastro. Maureen was great grandmother to many. Maureen was predeceased by her mother Jennie Rowe, brother Michael Rowe and... Read more →


Gloucester City's Fire Department Has New Members

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 27, 2024)(CNBNews)--On Monday, February 26, 2024, at the Gloucester City Council meeting in council chambers, 313 Monmouth Street, newly hired firefighters Nicholas Stewart (left, above) and Nathan Castagna (below, second from left) took the oath of office. The event was attended by many members of the community, including the families and friends of the two new firefighters. Read more →


Jean Moir, 86, of Audubon,

Jean Moir, 86, of Audubon, New Jersey passed away on Feb. 21, 2024 after a brief hospitalization for cancer. Jean was born on March 1, 1937 at home in Audubon to Robert B. Moir and Regina Moir (Martin). Jean was a lifetime resident of Audubon. Jean graduated from Audubon High School in 1951 and participated in the all-girl "Audubon Bon Bons" drum and bugle corp. She played the French horn and was awarded best French horn player during her marching days. After high school she worked her entire career as a legal secretary for several attorneys. She retired in 1997... Read more →


Gloucester City Shamrock Celebration Friday 3/1/24; Irish Parade Sunday 3/3/24 (VIDEO)

At the 2018 parade, Monsignor Hodge entertained the crowd in front of St. Mary's Church with his version of the Mummers Strut. In the background on the left is Bishop Guilfoyle. GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 24, 2024)(CNBNews)--The Gloucester City Shamrock Celebration is Friday evening, March 1, starting at 6 PM. Guest of Honor, parade's Grand Marshall, Rev. Monsignor Bill Hodge, the founder of the event and the former pastor of St. Mary's Parish in Gloucester City. He has since retired from that position. The parade is on Sunday, March 3, starting at 1 PM. ========================== RELATED photos of the 2018... Read more →


Joseph Z. Acerbo Sr. , 89, of Bellmawr

Joseph Z. Acerbo, Sr., 89, of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2024, surrounded by his loving family. Joe was the beloved husband of 66 years to Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Mancini). Loving father of Joseph Z. Acerbo, Jr. (Barbara) of Mt. Laurel, NJ, Nancy Acerbo of Ventnor, NJ, and the late Susan Acerbo. Cherished and adored Pop-Pop of Gina Marie (Dave) Acerbo-Klotz, Nicole Elizabeth Acerbo (Sean Walsh), and Joseph Z. Acerbo, III. Dear brother of Theresa, Angie, the late Philomena, the late Anthony and the late Mary, and brother-in-law to Dominic Paul, the late Joseph, the late Marie... Read more →


NJ Has The Highest Property Taxes In The Nation Thanks To Tax & Spend Democrats

GLOUCESTERCITYNEWS.NET GRAPHIC FILE Out of 30 Communities with the highest property taxes, Gloucester City was Named #23 Again! ~CNBNews report (The Center Square) (February 21, 2024)(CNBNews)— New Jersey homeowners pay the highest property taxes in the country, according to a new report by the personal finance website WalletHub. The Garden State has the highest property taxes in the U.S., according to the report – 2024's Property Taxes by State, which also includes Washington D.C. The annual tax on a $401,410 median home value in New Jersey is $9,345. ================= ====================. WalletHub compared U.S. Census Bureau data for the 50 states... Read more →


Help THE Alice Costello Elementary School's PTA, Wednesday, Feb. 21

ACES FUNDRAISER Buy something on Wednesday, February 21 at Chipolete in Brooklawn and you will help the Alice Costello Elementary School's PTA. Remember! Your must purchase something on Wednsday, February 21 between the hours of 4 PM and 8 PM at the CHIPOTLE, IN Brooklawn in order for The ACES to benefit. Purchasing your item on any other day or before or after the hours of 4 PM and 8 PM that day wont count. And, it must be at the Brooklawn CHIPOTLE Read more →


John E. Kraus, Sr. age 86, Army Veteran also Member of New Jersey National Guard

Passed peacefully after a brief illness on February 14, 2024, formerly of Audubon, Cherry Hill and most recently, Edgewater Park, NJ. Age 86 years. John, who was the longest-living Kraus, lovingly raised five children with his late wife, Joan, while attending Drexel University for his Mechanical Engineering degree. His children all attended college, which was one of his goals in life. He was a U.S. Army veteran and additionally served in the Army National Guard of NJ. He began his career in 1956 as "Jack" at the Naval Air Warfare Center in Lakehurst, NJ and by 1989 was promoted to... Read more →


Barbara J. Heck 78, formerly of Audubon

Barbara passed away on February 4, 2024, formerly of Audubon, NJ, she was 78 years old. Beloved daughter of the late Marion and Harold Heck. She is survived by her dear cousins, William A. Fithian and Linda Fithian, her Goddaughter, Susann Dybus and close friends, Carol Sobolewski and Winnie Powell. Barbara was raised in the Fairview section of Camden and was a 1963 graduate of Camden High School where she was a member of the marching band and Majorettes. She was also a member of the Vassella Drum and Bugle Corps. Barbara was employed for many years as an executive... Read more →


Colleen P. Bednarchik, age 65, of Audubon

Colleen went home to her Lord and Savior on February 3rd, 2024 surrounded by family in her home in Audubon, NJ, at the age of 65 years old. She was the dear wife of Gregory Bednarchik for nearly 40 years, and loving mother to Sara Brodowski (Dan), Sam Bednarchik, and Kate Butch (Jesse). Known as Nonna, she is survived by her pride and joy, her grandchildren—Thomas and Jake Brodowski; Everett, Amelia, Owen, and soon to arrive baby girl Butch. Daughter of the late Louis and Jacqueline Palombi; sister of the late Patrick Palombi, Steve Palombi (Marie), Mike Palombi (Heidi), and... Read more →


Jane B. Richards, 87, of Audubon Park

(nee Barracliff) On January 30, 2024, of Audubon Park, NJ, at the age of 87. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late George T. Richards. Loving mother of Nancy (George) Strassle and the late Thomas (Monica). She was so proud of her grandchildren, Jessica and Brianna Strassle and Tommy Richards. Dear sister of James (JoAnne) Barracliff, Craig Barracliff and the late Mayor of Mt. Ephraim, Harry (Ksenia) Barracliff. Her nieces and nephews and their families, along with her many friends were also an important part of her life. Jane lived in Audubon Park most of her life and was... Read more →


NJ American Water Roadwork in Audubon

(Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Monday Jan. 22 to Friday Jan. 26 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.”... Read more →


CNB Traffic Alert: East Lake Drive Closed in Audubon and Haddon Heights, Thursday, Jan. 18

(Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will be continuing water service replacements on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights on Thursday Jan. 18 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between East Lake Drive and Edgewood Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The... Read more →


Transportation Services for Camden County Senior Citizens

1-800-955-2321 New Jersey Transit www.njtransit.state.nj.us Provides 1 to 14-day advance curb-to-curb transportation to people with disabilities. This service is the Americans with Disabilities Act paratransit service which is comparable to the local accessible fixed route bus service. Requires in-person assessment for eligibility determination. Delaware River Port Authority 856-968-3347 or 856-968-3348 www.drpa.org Municipal Transportation Fifteen Municipalities directly provide bus transportation to senior citizens and disabled residents of their municipality. This transportation is provided through the cooperation of the Camden County Board of Commissioners, the Camden County Office of Consumer Services for the Disabled and municipal funds. For information regarding the route,... Read more →


NJ Water Replacing Pipe on Wyoming Avenue Road Closed from January 15 to 19

Roadwork to close road in Audubon (Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Monday Jan. 15 to Friday Jan. 19 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay... Read more →


CNBNews Traffic Alert: Wyoming Avenue to Be Closed for Road Work this Week

Roadwork to close road in Audubon (Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Monday Jan. 8 to Friday Jan. 12 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay... Read more →


Richard J. Wince, 84, of Audubon

Suddenly on December 31, 2023, longtime resident of Audubon, NJ. Age 84 years. CNBNews graphic file Beloved husband of Carmela Wince. Dear father of Richard (Anne) Wince and Danielle Shontz. Loving grandfather of Jessica, Nicole, Michele, Kayla and Lauren. Brother of Ginny and Robert. He is also lovingly survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews. Richard was a United States Marine Corps veteran. Originally from Philadelphia, he attended West Catholic High School. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Wednesday, January 10, 2024, 10 AM to 11:30 AM at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, St. Vincent Pallotti... Read more →


Roadwork Continues in Audubon

(Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Tuesday, Jan. 2, through Friday, Jan. 5, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.”... Read more →


William Graham, Jr. of Audubon

William C Graham Jr (Billy) passed away unexpectedly at his Audubon home early Friday morning, December 22, 2023, with his wife of 32 years by his side. He was a dedicated Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, and Cousin.undefined Billy was born in Camden. He was predeceased by his parents were William C and Elaine Graham (nee Hackett.) He grew up in Oaklyn and was a Haddon Twp HS graduate. He was a longtime Audubon resident where he raised his family. Billy loved Philadelphia sports teams and was a lifetime Eagles fan. He enjoyed mowing his lawn (and the neighbor’s lawns,... Read more →


CNB Traffic Alert: South I-295/Al-Jo's Curve Closed and Detour Tonight

Overnight closures are necessary to repair attenuators (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, is scheduled to be closed tonight for guiderail and attenuator repairs as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. The I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound will be closed beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, December 20 until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, December 21. The right lane on I-295 southbound also will be closed after Exit 28/Route 168. All motorists... Read more →


Anna W. Lyndell, 91, of Haddon Heights and Audubon; St. Rose of Lima Member

Surrounded by her loving family at home, Anna passed peacefully on December 9, 2023, at the age of 91. Of Haddon Heights. Formerly of Audubon. Loving and devoted wife of 56 years to the late Joseph P. Lyndell. Loving mother of Joseph P. Lyndell, Kathleen Lyndell Forrest, Mary Palma (John), Virginia LeMunyon (Michael), Theresa Patouhas (Nicholas), Ann Kmiec (Ronald Matthew) and Jacqueline Pizzo (James Buroojy). Cherished grandmother of 18 and great-grandmother of 8. Predeceased by her brothers, Dr. Thomas Madden and Clarence “Bud” Madden, and son-in-law Kenneth Kmiec. Anna was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in Camden, NJ.... Read more →


Louise G. Brill, of Audubon

Born in Delano, PA and the youngest of 11 children, she was later a resident of Audubon for 75 years. She was married to Darvin Brill in 1938 and they enjoyed traveling and camping throughout the United States until his death in 1985. Louise was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for 74 years, served a term as Chapter Worthy Matron, and sang in their chorus, including numerous solos over the years; she was also an ever-present voice in her church choir. Louise is survived by daughter, Sharon Sheridan of Bothell, WA, son Mark Brill of Barrington,... Read more →


Roadwork in Audubon, Camden City, Gloucester Twp. Lindenwold, Winslow Twp.

Roadwork in Audubon and Haddon Heights (Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will continue water service replacements on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights from Monday, November 27, to Friday, December 1, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. Kings Highway will be fully closed between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. Roadwork in Camden City (Lindenwold, NJ) – From Monday, November 27, to Friday, December 1, PSE&G will continue installing the gas main on Ferry Avenue in Camden between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily. Ferry Avenue will be fully closed between Atlantic Avenue and Jackson Street. PSE&G Electric... Read more →


CNBNews Editor Faces Trespassing, Theft Charges

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--Tuesday, November 21, 2023, I appeared in Gloucester City Municipal Court to answer two trespassing charges for walking around the Cold Springs Elementary School and one theft charge. I took a children's bench that I thought was trash. When I learned that it wasn't trash, I contacted the police, returned the bench to the school, and placed it in the same trash pile from which I got it. At the November 21 hearing, I was given two choices: plead guilty or take the matter to trial. The penalty varies based on the... Read more →


Edwin L. Rosenheim, age 92, of Audubon, a Man with Many Talents

Edwin L. Rosenheim, 92, of Audubon, NJ, passed away on Thursday, November 16th after a long and hard-fought battle against Parkinson’s Disease. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Charmian, his cherished parents, Harry and Mae, sister Irene, and brothers, Robert and Louis. He leaves behind his beloved sons Arthur, Lawrence, Robert (Dianna), Douglas, Bradley (Stephanie), his precious six grandchildren (Evan, Eric, Emma, Ian, Zachary, and Avery), supportive brothers and sisters in law, and caring nieces and nephews. Edwin was truly a man of many talents. He was a veteran of both the United States Navy and the United States... Read more →


Camden County Center for Community Nutrition to be Unveiled; Cost $5 Million

On Monday, the Board of Commissioners will unveil the Camden County Center for Community Nutrition, a $5 million project that aims to combat food insecurity in Camden County. The facility was created to expand upon the county’s growing need for home delivered meals to residents. The new space is 7,500 square feet and supports meal assembly and distribution services for the home delivery program and houses supporting staff areas, frozen and refrigerated food storage and dry goods storage all under one roof. Currently, the program serves more than 2,000 clients, which is 846 more clients than last year. “Food insecurity... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: $161 Million Being Given To 543 municipalities In NJ

Funds will support safety, infrastructure, quality of life improvements CNBNews graphic file Top Recipients in Camden County Audubon Borough $357,528; Bellmawr Borough, $417,755; Camden City, $1,118,533... Gloucester City, $329,839; Gloucester Township, $403, 758; Pennsauken Township, $432, 090; Winslow Township, $304,141 (Trenton) – Governor Phil Murphy and New Jersey Department of Transportation Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti today announced $161.25 million in Fiscal Year 2024 Municipal Aid grants, with 543 cities and towns across the state receiving funds to advance road, bridge, safety, and quality-of-life improvements, demonstrating the Department of Transportation’s Commitment to Communities. The competitive Municipal Aid grant program attracted 600 applications... Read more →


Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Hts. Closed Oct. 23 to Oct. 27

(Lindenwold, NJ)(October 20, 2023) – New Jersey American Water will be continuing a water service replacement on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights from Monday Oct. 23 to Friday Oct. 27 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert... Read more →


NJ American Water Opens New Operations Center in Lawnside

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – SEPT 28, 2023 – Joined by New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Commissioners Mary-Anna Holden and Marian Abdou, and Lawnside Mayor Mary Ann Wardlow, New Jersey American Water today cut the ribbon on its new Operations Center in Lawnside. Serving the company’s Southwest region, the Lawnside Operations Center brings 83 employees to Lawnside with the possibility of growing by upwards of 20 percent in the future. The company’s Southwest Operations region services approximately 400,000 people in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem counties. “I am honored to mark the completion of this important investment project for our... Read more →


GLOUCESTER HIGH GAME PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS

Pictured Gloucester High School Color Guard (L-R ) Luis Calderon (Rifle), Michael Kazmar (American Flag), Joshua Herbert (Naval Flag) and Robert McDowell (Rifle) Audubon Cheerleaders GHS Unsung Heroes #50 Kaleb Wright, #66 Jeremy Smith, #54 Jermy Schoenfeldt, #55 Caidan Elmore, #12 Trevin Burkhardt GHS Unsung Heroes--#50 Kaleb Wright, #66 Jeremy Smith, #54 Jermy Schoenfeldt, #55 Caidan Elmore, #12 Trevin Burkhardt Pictured #12 Trevin Burkhardt Read more →


South Jersey Residents! MEET AND GREET YOUR CANDIDATES Sunday September 10

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 10, 2023)(CNBNews)--Today, Clyde Cook, a candidate for the NJ 5th District Senate, along with Joe Miller and Yalinda Pagan, who are running for NJ State Assembly, will be present at the American Legion Post 135 from 3 PM to 5 PM. The Post is located at 434 Cumberland Street. You are invited to join the candidates for a casual Meet and Greet session, where you can ask questions and get to know where they stand on the issues that impact you, your family, and your community. Refreshments will also be available. Read more →


Jack R. Bartley, age 54, of Audubon, formerly of Gloucester City; GHS Alumnus

Jack R. Bartley, (54), of Audubon, New Jersey, passed away unexpectedly on July 26, 2023. Jack was born to Jacqueline McCormick-Baker and Charles Bartley on February 17, 1969, in Camden, New Jersey. He was a talented athlete who enjoyed playing baseball and basketball and was a star athlete at Gloucester City High School. Jack was the kind of guy that would spend his free time going for walks, volunteering for the Park avenue community church food pantry, and help anyone in need. Jack is survived by his daughters Keelie Bartley, Molly Bartley, and Emma Dick. He is also survived by... Read more →


Richard Semler, of Audubon Park, age 77

On July 27, 2023 after a brief illness; of Audubon Park, NJ. Age 77 years. Beloved husband of the late Patti. He is survived by his son, Robert Semler; nephews, David and Art Semler; stepchildren: Joseph, Cara and Lisa Stanzilis, 6 grandchildren, 5 grand nieces and nephews, sisters and brothers-in-law. Brother of the late Robert C. (the late Phyllis) Semler. Richard was a US Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a member of the Audubon Fire Company, Oaklyn Fire Company and the Audubon Park Police. Rich was also a longtime truck driver with Sunoco Oil Company, Philadelphia,... Read more →


The American Legion:5 Things You Should Know

(Photo by Airman 1st Class Kadielle Shaw) Five Things to Know, July 17, 2023 The American Legion JUL 17, 2023 1. Russia halted a breakthrough wartime deal on Monday that allows grain to flow from Ukraine to countries in Africa, the Middle East and Asia where hunger is a growing threat and high food prices have pushed more people into poverty. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia would suspend the Black Sea Grain Initiative until its demands to get its own food and fertilizer to the world are met. While Russia has complained that restrictions on shipping and insurance have... Read more →


Ronnie) M. Eichorn of Thorofare, (formerly of Audubon

Ronald (Ronnie) M. Eichorn of Thorofare, NJ (formerly of Audubon NJ) died on June 30, 2022 at the age of 72 Beloved son of the late John and Eleanor (Baker) Eichorn. Predeased by dear brother John and dear sister Jean Sullivan and dear brother-in-laws Mickey and Joe. Survived by dear sisters Elizabeth Voll of Audubon and Eleanor Burkett (Russell) of St. Augustine, Fl. and dear brothers Robert (Diane), James (Judith) of Las Vegas NV, and William (Diane) of Alloway NJ. He was also survived by many dear nieces and nephews along with many friends and great neighbors of Willow Park.... Read more →


Charmian Rosenheim, 88, of Audubon,

Charmian Rosenheim, 88, of Audubon, NJ, passed away on Sunday, June 18th after a long and hard fought battle because ofcomplications from a stroke after surgery. She was predeceased by her beloved parents Harry and Lygia, sisters Gail (Ed) and Winkie (Frank), brother Charles (Ruth), niece Valerie and nephew Seth. She leaves behind her husband Edwin, sons Arthur, Lawrence, Robert (Dianna), Douglas, Bradley (Stephanie), her brothers Ashton (Seval), Jon (KT), and Phillip (Pam), many wonderful nieces and nephews, and her precious six grandchildren (Evan, Eric, Emma, Ian, Zachary, and Avery). She was very loved and her sense of humor, smile... Read more →


‘A different dynamic’ for 2022 American Legion World Series Champions

By Richard Walker MAY 24, 2023 After becoming just the second American Legion World Series champion from Alabama last August, Troy Post 70 head coach Ross Hixon knows his team will be viewed differently entering this season. CNBNews graphic And he says his team is embracing that change. “For us, there’s a different dynamic with us coming off a championship season,” Hixon said. “But that's really set the program in a more positive direction. I’ve talked to so many people who are interested in what we’re doing and our players know and understand that.” Troy capped a 32-6 season with... Read more →


Dominique Woodall, 27 of South Dakota, Arrested for AC Murder

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Dominique Woodall, 27, from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was arrested without incident on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at approximately 2:00 a.m. in Pleasantville, NJ for the murder of 30 year old Atlantic City resident Terrance Dismuke on Friday, June 16, 2023 in Egg Harbor City, NJ. On June 16, 2023, at approximately 4:50 pm, the Egg Harbor City Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of St. Louis Avenue for a report of a shooting. Mr. Dismuke had been shot and was transported to the hospital by emergency medical personnel. Mr. Dismuke succumbed to his... Read more →


THE PANDEMIC BREW WILL OFFICIALLY TAP ON THURSDAY AT DONKEY'S PLACE

AUDUBON, NJ (June 21, 2023)(CNBNews)--– The Phandemic Brew, a collaborative beer release created by the Phandemic Brew, Red White and Brew Beer Co., and Greg LaFata of Brotherly Life Philly, will officially tap on Thursday, June 22nd at Donkeys Place in Camden, NJ. The beer will also be available at The Mile in Runnemede, and on July 1st prior to the Philadelphia Phillies game against the Washington Nationals. Described by head brewer, Nic Martino, as a “bright, crisp, and easy drinking lager with a pleasant woody and floral hop aroma,” the Phandemic Brew is a beer made by the fans,... Read more →


William Simpson, of Voorhees, former Audubon Park School Teacher and CC Employee

On June 18, 2023, of Voorhees, NJ. Age 80 years. Beloved husband of 55 years to the late Anne M. Simpson (nee Sweeten). Dear father of Lara (Mike) Murphy and Elina (Luis) Matthews. Loving grandfather of Ryland, BJ, Logan, Joey and Emma. Bill was a teacher for 10 years at the Audubon Park School before being employed by the Camden County Board of Social Services for 25 years until his retirement. He was an active member of the Audubon United Methodist Church, which included being a member of the church choir. Bill enjoyed spending time at their beach house on... Read more →


Emmett W. Ross, 67, of Audubon, Longtime Fireman, Holt Security Guard, Masonic Member

In life, things of the spirit are what count. Brotherhood and cheerfulness. Early on Emmett W. Ross learned confidence, and camaraderie and was instilled with; being helpful, friendly, courteous, and trustworthy. He was passionate, loyal and dedicated. To his family, his community and his scouts. "Arrowmen" demonstrate exceptional service, personal effort, and unselfish interest, understanding that an arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. When life pulls you back with difficulties we'll be launched into something new. On Thursday, May 14, 2020 life pulled the Ross family back. Emmett passed away at the age of 67 and we... Read more →