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EPA Water Treatment Facility Coming to Gloucester City; Cost $7.8 Million

EPA Water Treatment Facility to clean radiologically impacted soil will be built in North Gloucester City on the old Gloucester Terminal employees parking lot, King Street between Essex and Warren Streets. The estimated completion day is late 2021; the cost is $7.8 million. (CNBNews photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY—As part of the continual cleanup of the Welsbach Facility, formerly located at King and Essex Streets, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a permit equivalency application to divert water from 16 excavations utilizing sumps and trenches with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Agency (DEP).... Read more →


Arnold DiMatteo, of Bellmawr

Arnold DiMatteo, on September 20, 2020, of Bellmawr, formerly of South Philadelphia. Age 85. Beloved husband of Rose M. (nee Capobianchi). Devoted father of Arnold, Gaetano (Kelly) and the late Dana. Dear grandfather of Jessica, Dean, Crystal, Michaela, Dalton, Isabella and Gabriella and great grandfather of Landon, Peyton, Autumn, Guiliana and Azaria. Brother of the late Nick DiMatteo. Also survived by his aunt Jennie Klein and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Arnold, a Korean War veteran, proudly served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 until 1962, later rejoined and served in the Air National Guard, retiring as a Senior Master... Read more →


Camden County 2020 Drive Thru Flu Shot Schedule

(Gloucester Township) – As the region continues to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, limiting the spread of seasonal influenza will be critical to protecting public health in Camden County this fall. To help keep residents safe and healthy this flu season, the Freeholder Board is announcing the 2020 Seasonal Flu Shot Schedule, beginning on Friday, Oct. 2. In order to accommodate social distancing recommendations, this year’s flu shot program will be conducted via a series of drive-thru events at locations throughout the county. “It is always important for our residents to protect themselves and their families by getting vaccinated, but with our... Read more →


CNBNews Aug./Sept. 2020 CHEERS AND JEERS

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews CHEER-Gloucester City resident Dan Reader was upset about his grandchildren coming home from the Gloucester City Playground at Lane Avenue with stickers on them. So instead of just complaining he stepped upped and cut the six-inch-high grass himself. Thank you Dan for caring and watching over our neighborhood. JEER— PSE&G employees doing construction work throughout the city since last year keep the motors and flashers on their vehicles operating for 8 hours at a time. The work is being done in residential neighborhoods without any consideration of the people living there. The noise and carbon... Read more →


A Good Idea For Gloucester City's Riverfront! ...How About A Nine-Hole Golf Course?

(CNBNEWS)-ST. LOUIS (September 2020)-— The Carter Carburetor plant in north St. Louis, one of the city’s most high-profile Superfund sites, is on the cusp of redevelopment, likely as a golf course, driving range and putt-putt green for inner-city kids. The chief of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is set to announce on Wednesday that the land, once home to a booming factory, now razed and remediated, will be handed over to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, which operates a club next door. The Gateway PGA Reach Foundation will help with the redevelopment and aims to start an... Read more →


John C. "Jack" McGuire, of Glassboro; Retired RCA Employee, WW !! Army Veteran

John C. "Jack" McGuire, on September 16, 2020, of Glassboro, formerly of Mt. Ephraim and Fairview. Age 95. Beloved husband of the late Roseanna (nee Staiano). Devoted father of Lynne Greer (Logan, III), Jack McGuire (Michele), Maryellen McGuire and the late Michael McGuire and Meg Hans. Loving grandfather of Rachel Greer, Logan Greer, IV, Carolyn Labenski (Jeff), Jack McGuire (Chrissy) and Geoffrey Chiodi (Jen) and great grandfather of Chase, Gavin, Molly, Bryn and Jack. Brother of the late Daniel McGuire. Also survived by many loving family members and friends. Jack was an Army veteran of WWII. He was retired from RCA.... Read more →


John A. Januszewski, of Bellmawr

John A. Januszewski, on September 15, 2020, of Bellmawr; formerly of Woodlynne. Age 83. Beloved husband of Marion (nee Jones). Devoted father of Eileen Nelson (Bill), John Januszewski, and Wayne Januszewski (Barbara). Loving grandfather of Shaelyn, Brooke, and Brandon Nelson and Stacy Lemming and great grandfather of Noah. Brother of Gerri. John loved playing football is his youth and always enjoyed watching football. He proudly served with the US Navy National Guard. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. Read more →


Michael J. Pratt, Sr., of Somers Point, formerly of Bellmawr; Navy Veteran, Volunteer Fireman

Michael J. Pratt, Sr. Of Somers Point, formerly of Bellmawr, NJ. Passed away suddenly on September 9, 2020. Age 58. Born in Woodbury, NJ, he was the son of Jackie Pratt and the late Edward J. Pratt. Michael is survived by his husband, Michael D. Burnett; son, Michael J. Pratt, Jr.; daughter, Katie Pratt; brothers, George Stetser, Edward Pratt (Patti), Ryan Pratt; sisters, Denise Pratt and Kelley Gibbons (Bob); grandchildren; Leilan and Evan. Michael was also predeceased by his brother, John H. Pratt. Following his high school graduation, Michael proudly served his country in the US Navy, during Desert Storm. He... Read more →


Lucy Ann Larmour of Bellmawr.

Lucy Ann Larmour (nee Martino), on September 14, 2020. Age 91. Born and raised in Bellmawr, NJ. Devoted mother of Samuel Bullock and his fiancée Jennifer Wolff. Loving grandmother of Samuel, David, Josh (Maggie), and Callie Bullock and great grandmother to Mabel, Martin, Hazel, and Bowie. Best friend and aunt to Frieda Sharp. Daughter of the late Nicholas and Katherine Martino and sister of the late Frank, James, Nicholas, Mary, Katherine, Rose, and Jennifer, who are all welcoming her into Heaven. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, extended family members, and friends. Lucy always enjoyed cooking and celebrating all our family... Read more →


Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr, of Bellmawr, Heart Transplant Recipient, Master Chef known for his Sunday Gravy

Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr. BELLMAWR NJ (September 15, 2020)----Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr., passed suddenly on September 13th, 2020, of Bellmawr, NJ. Age 62. Beloved husband of Regina (nee Gmaz). Devoted father of Kathleen Coluzzi (Matthew), Rosemary DiSalvio (Elijah), and Albert DiSalvio Jr. (Emily Kaschak). Loving grandfather of Willow, Paisley and Paige. Dear brother of Michael DiSalvio (Linda) and brother-in-law of Mary King (Charles), Nancy Gmaz, Joseph Gmaz (Jackie), and Debbie Keller (Jim). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Al was a heart transplant recipient who lived six years glorifying his donor. Al was a master chef- always cooking his famous... Read more →


John Carty age 91, of Bellmawr

On August 29, 2020, at the age of 91, John Carty (Bellmawr, New Jersey), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania passed away. He was predeceased by: his son Billy. He is survived by: his wife Patricia L.; his children, Michael (Jean), Barbara Graham (Dennis), Thomas, James (Susan) and John (Joanne); his grandchildren, Michael (Pippi), Nicole, Danielle (Thomas), Elizabeth (Steve), William, Denise (Justin), Ashley, James and Jordan; his brother Bill Carty; and his sister-in-law Barbara Trout. He is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 18th, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Healey Funeral Home (9... Read more →


Diaper Drive Sponsored by CC Prosecutors Office

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is excited to announce its Diaper Drive. We are proud that police departments across the county have teamed up to participate. “When I first came to the Office, I met with Sister Helen Cole, Administrative Director of Guadalupe Family Services in Camden,” said Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. “She mentioned a former study linking the connection between the financial strain of buying diapers and instances of child abuse. Collecting diapers to be donated to families who are struggling is an easy way to help alleviate at least some strain on our families... Read more →


Some Pharmarcies in Camden County Offering Free Narcan Medicine without a Prescription

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – Freeholder Carmen Rodriguez announced that the opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone (commonly called Narcan) will be available for free to residents at participating pharmacies throughout Camden County from September 24 through 26 as part of a statewide effort to combat the opioid crisis. “Camden County residents can anonymously obtain two doses of naloxone at no cost to them, without an appointment or a prescription,” said Rodriguez, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Huma Services. “As we battle this epidemic, the ability to quickly administer naloxone is the difference between life and death for an... Read more →


Trump Boat Parade on the Delaware River Saturday, September 12, Also a 9/11 Remembrance

Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 2:30 PM RiverWinds Community Center Public · Hosted by Mike Finger THIS IS THE SECOND BOAT PARADE FOR NJ/PA BOATERS! COME OUT AND SHOW SOME SUPPORT. IF YOU MISSED THE FIRST ONE. IT WAS AMAZING! I can’t thank everyone enough from the last parade. The turnout was incredible! We can make it bigger then the last one! September 12th, @230pm THE ROUTE: We will meet at the Walt Whitman bridge by Gloucester City marina. then we will have a parade south to RIVER WINDS COVE! Feel free to join in at any point!! I shortened this... Read more →


SCI Releases Report on Pagan's MC Gang

photo courtesy of NJ State Crime Investigation Force (Gloucestercitynews.net)-TRENTON NJ (September 10, 2020)--– The State Commission of Investigation revealed in a report issued September 9 that the proliferation of violence that accompanied a recent rapid expansion of the Pagans Outlaw Motorcycle Gang in New Jersey included numerous assaults committed against members of the public – some of whom had no connection at all to the biker club. RELATED: Gloucester City Police Chief: There Was No Fight Between Pagans and Warlocks MEMBERS AND ASSOCIATES OF THE PAGANS OUTLAW MOTORCYCLE GANG ARRESTED IN TRI-STATE AREA SWEEP The SCI report, culminating investigative work that... Read more →


Lucy Ann Lescota, of Bellmawr

Lucy Ann Lescota, Suddenly on September 4, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 25. Beloved daughter of Robert and Darlene (nee Cheek). Also survived by many closest friends and family. Lucy was a Rutgers University graduate and also worked at the University's library in Camden. There will be a viewing from 1:30pm to 3:30pm on Wednesday afternoon, GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Service 3:30pm at the funeral home. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Lucy's name to a charity of choice. Read more →


Gloucester City, Brooklawn, Bellmawr, Westville Complain to Philly Mayor About BOOM CARS

Last year the Boro of Merchantville posted the following message about the Boom Cars causing a noise problem in their community. The thump thumping that keeps South Jersey folks up at night isn’t coming from under the bed. Residents living along a 20-mile stretch of riverfront towns from Burlington to Gloucester Counties have reported noise from what officials call “boom car” parties in Philadelphia on the weekends, usually from Saturday 11 p.m. until Sunday 5 a.m. Philadelphia police enforce the city’s noise ordinance, which includes quiet hours between 9 p.m. and 8 a.m. Those who violate city code face fines for... Read more →


*Camden County Prosecutor's Office Hosts Diaper Drive to Help Combat Child Abuse

The Gloucester Township Police Department is proud to assist the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office, along with several other Police Departments within Camden County, with their Diaper Drive! You can help by donating diapers (preferred sizes are 4, 5, 6, and pull-ups) and baby wipes now through Sunday, September 27, 2020. Please drop off all donations to Gloucester Township Police Department’s Watch Desk at 1261 Chews Landing Road, Blackwood NJ 08021. We will have a donation box inside the watch desk lobby, allowing for a quick, contact-free drop-off. Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer: “When I first came to the Office,... Read more →


Alfonso J. "Brody" Fario, of Voorhees, formerly of Bellmawr

Alfonso J. "Brody" Fario, on August 28, 2020 of Voorhees, formerly of Bellmawr. Age 87. Beloved husband of the late Alma B. (nee Pirolli). Devoted father of Patricia Fario. Loving brother of Angelo Fario (Grace), Joseph Fario and Anthony Fario. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Brody proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Services and interment will be private at the request of the family. Read more →


Executive Order 181 Allows Gyms to Open Sept. 1; Members Must Make Reservations

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 181, which permits gyms and health clubs, as well as amusement and water parks, to reopen their indoor premises to the public on Tuesday, September 1 at 6:00 a.m., provided these facilities comply with the health and safety standards issued by the Department of Health. Gloucestercitynews.net files “Gyms are among the most-challenging indoor environments to prevent the transmission of COVID-19,” said Governor Murphy. “Given where we are in this fight and the overwhelming personal responsibility demonstrated by gym owners and gym members over the past several months, we can confidently take this... Read more →


Suspect Charged for Smash and Grab Burglaries...

Berlin, Cherry Hill, Collingswood, Gloucester City, Gloucester Twp., Haddon Hts., Pennsauken, Somerdale CAMDEN CITY, NJ (August 29, 2020)--A Lawnside man has been charged in multiple jurisdictions for a string of “smash-and-grab” style burglaries committed in stolen vehicles over the course of 13 days, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. Gloucestercitynews.net files Erik Wallace, 47, of Lawnside, has been charged with numerous counts of Burglary, Theft, and Criminal Mischief in the Borough of Berlin, Cherry Hill, Collingswood, Gloucester City, Gloucester Township, New Jersey, Haddon Heights, Pennsauken, and Somerdale. “These crimes spanned across the entire Camden County area and required... Read more →


Substitute Teacher's Aides for Gloucester City Public School District

County: Camden Posted Date: 8/25/2020 Expiration Date: 9/24/2020 Description Looking for a permanent substitute position? Well we are currently hiring talented Substitute Teacher's Aides that are needed on a long-term basis. Kelly Education is now hiring substitute Teacher's Aides for the Gloucester Public School District for the 2020-2021 school year! Substituting is a great way to boost your resume, gain valuable teaching experience, and help you start building your educational network. Whether you are looking for a building sub role, a long-term position, or a flexible schedule, we can be your backup plan for the 2020-2021 school year! The district needs... Read more →


Early Morning Explosion Blows Out Door at GCity Crossfit Gym in Gloucester City

An explosion of unknown origin took out the front door of the GCity Crossfit Gym, 512 S. Broadway early Wednesday morning (Gloucestercitynews.net photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--Authorities are investigating an explosion in Gloucester City that happened in the early morning hours of Wednesday, August 26 around 4 AM. The blast at the GCity Crossfit Gym, 512-514 S. Broadway knocked out the front door of the property. The large glass windows on either side of the door were not damaged by the blast. A tree in front of the building was cut down. It is not known... Read more →


Joan Reichert, of Bellmawr, age 68

On August 25, 2020, Age 68, Joan passed away peacefully at home in Bellmawr. Eldest daughter of the late Louis John & Elizabeth Reichert. Predeceased by her nephew, Ross J. Reichert. She is survived by her daughter, Dina Dowdell, and siblings, Louis J. Reichert, Jr (Fran), Jean Reichert (Kenneth Brewer), June Reichert and Janice Reichert, as well as many beloved nieces and nephews. Joan had a very successful career as a comptroller in the auto industry before retirement. At her request, services will be private. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Joan E. Reichert. Funeral... Read more →


Substitute Teachers Needed for Gloucester City Public Schools

County: Camden Gloucestercitynews.net files Posted Date: 8/25/2020 Expiration Date: 9/24/2020 CITY: Gloucester City NJ Description Remember your favorite teacher? You could be THAT teacher! Gloucester City Public Schools and Kelly Education are seeking talented teachers to fill various Building Substitute positions at all grade levels for the 2020-2021 school year. No experience needed! This is a great way to boost your resume, gain valuable teaching experience and help you start building your educational network. Whether you are looking for a building sub role, a long-term position, or a flexible schedule, we can be your backup plan for the 2020-2021 school year!... Read more →


Letters to the Ed: Vote for Independent Council Candidates Bill Groff & Sandy Valdez

With Bellmawr's local election in November, I am supporting Independent Council candidates Bill Groff and Sandy Valdez. As a resident of Bellmawr for 30 years, I have been attending Council and Caucus meetings for the past ten years. Current Councilman Jim D’Angelo has served 24 years on Council; and its time for someone else to have an opportunity to serve. During his 24 years on Council , incumbent Jim D'Angelo has failed to offer any substantial reforms in changing the way local government operates. Furthermore, he voted for the elimination of the Business Administrators position. This was a key position, and... Read more →


1-295 Detours Friday Evening

I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to Route 42 southbound/I-295 southbound to be closed and detoured tonight Signed detour will be in place overnight (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced an overnight closure of the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Friday, August 21, until 8 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, August 22, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., will close the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, for guiderail repair. All motorists traveling... Read more →


CNBNEWS JULY & AUGUST 2020 CHEERS & JEERS

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Editor CHEER-Lisa Mollet was very grateful to be back at work as a waitress at the Empire Diner, Brooklawn. Sunday, two regular customers gave her the tip of a lifetime. “They blessed me,” Lisa exclaimed. FoxNews 29 reported a local man, and his wife gave Lisa their 2006 Nissan Ultima as a tip for their Sunday meal. Lisa Mollet with her tip of a lifetime (image courtesy of FoxNews29) ++++++++ Dan Bongino, at Bellmawr gym (image courtesy of SaveNewJersey) CHEER-Dan Bongino, Conservative News contributor, former secret service agent, and New York police officer was at... Read more →


Richard S. Kamman, of Bellmawr, age 77.

Richard S. Kamman, on August 18, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 77. Beloved husband of the late Esther "Toni". Devoted father of Sandra, Kathy, and Rich (Barbara). Loving grandfather of Jenna and Erica. Dear brother of Alice. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Richard loved sports, especially skiing. He was a big fan of the Eagles and the Phillies. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. Read more →


Patricia "Tricksy" Thomas, of Bellmawr; formerly of Gloucester City, GHS Alumnus Class of '77

Patricia "Tricksy" Thomas (nee Beel), age 61, of Bellmawr NJ, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her husband and children on August 14, 2020. Patricia was born on July 31, 1959 in Camden, NJ. She was raised in Gloucester City, NJ by her parents, Patricia and Joseph Fanelli, with her three siblings. Soon after graduating from Gloucester Junior High School in 1977, Tricksy met her beloved Paul. Their love story unfolded and Paul and Patricia were married on October 25, 1980 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Runnemede, NJ. Patricia and Paul started a family in 1982 and since then she... Read more →


Stephen Francis McMichael of Margate, formerly of Bellmawr

Margate - Formerly of Bellmawr. On August 10, 2020. Age 61. Survived by his wife, Susan McMichael; children, Ryan and Brianna McMichael; mother, Eleanor K. McMichael (nee Brennan); and siblings, Patricia, Donald Jr. (Marguerite), Brian (Stacey), Theresa “Terri” and Kevin. Stephen was predeceased by his father, Donald E. McMichael, Sr. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and great nephews. Gloucestercitynews.net files Stephen was a longtime resident of Bellmawr and graduate of Triton High School. He worked many years in the commercial office furniture field at Office Interiors and COFCO. He was most recently employed at Red Lion Insulation in Barrington... Read more →


Thomas J. Davenport, of Bellmawr; US Army Veteran, Mt. Democrat Club Member

Thomas J. Davenport, on August 11, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 88. Beloved husband of 65 years to Carol (nee Stauts). Devoted father of Jane Rafferty, Joan Crane and Carol-lynn Aubrey. Loving grandfather of Gretchen Antinucci, Jill Willcox, Shane Crane and Ashley and Stephen Aubrey and great grandfather of Kaylee, Jameson and Mason. Brother of Frances Cole and preceded in death by four sisters and four brothers. Also survived by many children that he took in through the years, many close friends and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Davenport served in the U.S. Army for two years. He was a member of... Read more →


Albert Pye, Jr., Owned Pye Electric, Gun Safety Instructor, Hunter, GHS Alumnus

Albert Pye, Jr., of Bellmawr, New Jersey, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. He was 84. Legacy Albert graduated from Gloucester City High School, class of 1955. He enlisted after high school in the United States Army Reserve. Electrician by trade, Albert was the proud owner and operator of Pye Electric, Inc. in Haddon Heights, NJ. He spent many years dedicated to the industry working as an electrical inspector for multiple municipalities in Camden and Gloucester counties. He was well liked and respected among his peers. Away from work, Albert loved traveling with his wife, Esther. He enjoyed attending car... Read more →


Owners of Atilis Gym Defy Court, Remove Barriers from Entrance

HEATHER HUNTERCONTRIBUTOR THE DAILY CALLER BELLMAWR, NJ (August 2, 2020)--The owners of Atilis Gym in Bellmawr, New Jersey kicked in their boarded-up gym doors after receiving a notice letter Friday threatening to strip them of their business license for defying the state’s lockdown restrictions to remain closed. Francine Wright, the clerk of the Borough of Bellmawr, wrote in the letter to the gym owners that a hearing will occur on Tuesday, August 4 in consideration of “whether to revoke the Atilis Gym’s mercantile license to operate.” “No mercantile license shall be issued to any person or entity which has not complied... Read more →


*GloucesterCityCountsToo Census 2020

Any questions Contact Ashley Hagan atrusdell@cityofgloucester.org Official website for the City of Gloucester Click here for Census website (U.S. Census Bureau)--Census workers have completed 96% of the 2020 Census “Update Leave” operation- where 2020 Census invitations and paper questionnaires are delivered to households in certain — often rural — areas across the country. In these areas, most households generally do not receive mail at their homes, so census workers drop off census materials in person. When the operation is complete, nearly every household nationwide will have received an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census either in the mail or from... Read more →


Anna M. Meloni (nee Passanante), of Bellmawr, age 92

After 72 years together, God called Anna and her beloved husband Frank home within two days of each other. Devoted mother of Frank J. Meloni, Jr. (Deborah) and Audrey Meloni (James Hay, IV). Loving grandmom of John Bilbrough (Nikki), Eric Bilbrough (Meghan), Beth Ann Cash (Brandon), Stephen Meloni (Sherin), Gregory Meloni and Michael Meloni. Great grandmom of Kane, Braden, Iris, Mark, Sarah and Viola and great great grandmom of Jonathan. Dear sister of Benjamin, Michael, Frances, Carmela, Josephine, Sam and Margaret. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be a viewing from 10am to 12 noon Thursday, August 6th... Read more →


NJDOT Alert: I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to Route 42 southbound/I-295 southbound to be closed Tonighrt

Signed detour will be in place overnight (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced an overnight closure of the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Friday, July 31, until 8 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, August 1, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., will close the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, for roadway construction activities. All motorists traveling on I-295 southbound will be directed to stay left onto Exit 26. The... Read more →


Owners of Atilis Gym Arrested & Released; Charged with Contempt of Court

Camden City, N.J. (July 27, 2020)--– The owners of Atilis Gym in Bellmawr were arrested and released early Monday morning after continuing to operate their business despite a judge issuing a contempt order against them on Friday, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. Ian Smith, 33, of Delanco Township, and Frank Trumbetti, 51, of Williamstown, are charged with one count of fourth-degree Contempt, one count of Obstruction, and one count of Violation of a Disaster Control Act, both disorderly persons summons. On July 24, the Honorable Judge Robert T. Lougy, issued a court order for Trumbetti and Smith... Read more →


Mark Joseph Holdcraft, 25, of Bellmawr

Mark Joseph Holdcraft, 25, of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away suddenly on Sunday March 29, 2020. He was born on February 9, 1995, the son of William and Karen (Yannessa) Holdcraft. Mark Joseph Holdcraft, Mark was an avid fan of music, wrestling, and hockey. Mark is survived by his parents William and Karen, brother Kevin Holdcraft (Ali), sister Brooke Moser (Andy), brother Billy Holdcraft, sister Melissa Holdcraft, sister Lisa Hall, maternal grandmothers Mary Novello, nephews Brayden and Santino, nieces Viviana and Kylie, and many other beloved family members and friends. There will be a visitation from 12 noon to 1pm Saturday, August... Read more →


Lillian M. (nee Collins), of Bellmawr; Bookkeeper at Philadelphia National Bank, Kids Castle Employee

On May 18, 2020, Lillian M. (nee Collins), of Bellmawr, NJ, age 76 years. Beloved wife of Joseph W., Sr. Devoted mother of Marjorie Maiese, Joseph Kolesinski (Anna Marie), Lillian M. (nee Collins) Renee' Herrell, Anneliese Stackhouse, and step-son William Kolesinski (Laura). Predeceased by her sons James Kolesinski and John Kolesinski. Loving sister of James Lee Collins, Alfred Stetser, Grover Stetser, George Collins, William Collins, Myrtle Susan Collins and Joseph Collins. Predeceased by her brother Walter J. Collins, and Sister Linda Stetser. Loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and predeceased by 3 grandsons and 1 great-grandson. Also survived by several... Read more →


UPDATED: Asst. Principal Sues Gloucester City School Supt. Vespe; Bellmawr Gym Controversy Continues

CNBNews Tips and Snippets: UPDATE: CBSN Philly is reporting the owners of the Atilis Gym, Bellmawr, were arrested earlier today by authorities. “Well, this was a first,” BJ Dowlen said. “I stayed the night in the gym writing, my book clients Ian & Frank were just waking up, I’m gathering my computer & notebooks, just waiting for the guys to come out for a few final questions, and then a SWARM of Camden County Sheriffs & local Bellmawr police (with K-9 units waiting in a vehicle) come bursting thru the door….to me, sitting there, writing, by myself. First & foremost, the... Read more →


Madeline Walsh (nee Ahearn), of Bellmawr

Madeline Walsh (nee Ahearn), on July 21, 2020, of Bellmawr. Beloved wife of the late John Joseph Walsh for 59 years. Devoted mother of Kathleen Robertson (Mal), John Walsh (Rosemary), Lynn Kotowich (Jerry), Kevin Walsh (Susan), Eileen Farrell (Mark), William Walsh (Danielle), Patti Murphy, and James Walsh (Ingrid). Loving grandmother of 30 and great grandmother of 31. Madeline adored spending time with her family and will be deeply missed by all. There will be a Funeral Mass at 10:30am on Tuesday, July 28, at St. Joachim Parish; Annunciation BVM RC Church, 601 W. Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ. Interment private at request... Read more →


Starting 9PM Route 42 Northbound Lane Closure

.....as Bridges over Timber Creek project advances Closures necessary for traffic shift onto new northbound bridge (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced overnight lane closures to shift Route 42 northbound traffic onto the newly built bridge as the Bridges over Timber Creek and Lower Landing Road project advances between Gloucester, Camden County and Deptford, Gloucester County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Friday, July 24, NJDOT’s contractor, Richard E. Pierson Construction Company, is scheduled to close the left and center lanes on Route 42 northbound in the vicinity of the Bridges over Timber Creek. One lane of... Read more →


James "Jimmy" J. May, a.k.a. Newt; of Bellmawr

James "Jimmy" J. May, a.k.a. Newt, on July 21, 2020, of Bellmawr, formerly of Grays Ferry. Age 61. Beloved husband of Cheryl (nee Hasson). Devoted father of Scott and Jacky. Loving grandfather of Kash Justin May. Dear brother of William (Pam), Cathy (Glenn), Beth Ann May Volio and the late John and Joseph May. Son of the late John F. Jr "Jack" and Catherine May. Son-in-law of Thomas Hasson and the late Nancy Hasson. Brother-in-law of Mary May, Elaine (Tom), Michael, Barbara (the late Michael), Sue (Bill) and Christine (Christopher). Uncle of John, Karen, Danielle, Erin, Patrick, Brian, Brooke, Brittney, Elaine,... Read more →