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Frank J. Vitkow, age 71, of Runnemede

Frank J. Vitkow, 71 of Runnemede was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 8th. He was born in Philadelphia on Sept 24th, 1951 to Frank and Elizabeth. He grew up with his five brothers and sisters at their family home on Union Ave in Bellmawr. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Denise (nee Cannon), his daughters Nichelle and Nicole, his grandchildren Samantha, Alyssa, Deanna, Brett, Sophia, Emilia as well as his brothers and sisters, Eleanor, Mark, and Gregory. He goes home to eternal rest to be with his daughter, Tara Powell. Frank was... Read more →

Rt 295 Southbound Closed/Detour Monday and Thursday Nights

image courtesy of NJDOT (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 and Thursday night for guide rail and attenuator repairs as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. In addition, there will be lane closures on I-295 northbound on Wednesday and Route 42 northbound on Friday night to repair drums and attenuators. Monday, May 8 and Thursday, May 11 The I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound will be... Read more →

Construction Work on Route 130 Bridge Over Big Timber Creek has Begun: Cost $54M

At least one lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions (Trenton) – Left lane closures on Route 130 began on Saturday as the Route 130 Bridge over Big Timber Creek project begins in Camden and Gloucester counties. The left lane on Route 130 northbound and southbound are closed, and the roadway has been reduced to one lane in each direction. This traffic pattern is expected to be in place for approximately two months. The lane closures will allow removing the median barrier and concrete islands. Motorists are advised to slow down, use caution, expect delays, or plan an... Read more →

NJDOT Announces I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve Closed Tuesday Night

Overnight closures 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 emergency guide rail 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, Tuesday, May 2 until 5 a.m. Wednesday, May 3. The right lane on I-295 southbound also will be closed after Exit 28/Route 168. All motorists... Read more →

Mabel Wdzieczkowski,91, of Bellmawr

Mabel E. Wdzieczkowski (nee Rieger), Age 91, of Bellmawr, passed away peacfully on Monday, April 17, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Joseph T. Wdzieczkowski of 67 years at the time of his passing. Devoted mother of Joseph T. Wells (Mary Ellen) and Thomas J. Wdzieczkowski (Debbie) and the late Donna. Loving grandmother of Jennifer Wells, Marie Wdzieczkowski-Kizitaff (Joshua), Rachel Wdzieczkowski and Victoria "Tori" Wdzieczkowski. Dear Sister of Alfred Rieger, Ronald Rieger, Harry Rieger, and the late Jack Rieger, Robert Rieger, Claire Goebel, Helen Buchanan, and Jean Kato Mabel worked as a sales associate. In later years, she loved spending... Read more →

MARIE GALLO, age 101, of Marlton, member of The Bellmawr Senior Citizens

MARIE GALLO OBITUARY Marie R. Gallo (nee DiPasquale), passed on April 22, 2023, of Marlton. Age 101. Beloved wife of the late Louis P. Gallo. Devoted mother of Louis Gallo (Jeanne) and Joseph Gallo (Elaine). Loving grandmother of Louis (Cyndy), Joseph, Chris (Holly), Michelle (Louis), Jimmy (Danielle) and Danielle (Joseph). Great-Grandmother of Samantha, Lauren, Alex, Vincent, Bella, Kasey, Kyra, Madeline, Nicholas, Grace and Charlotte. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Marie was a great mom who had a love for children. She enjoyed playing games, cooking, baking cookies, knitting, watching TV and doing any type of arts and crafts.... Read more →

Kathleen M. Andrioli, 75, of Gloucester City

Kathleen M. Andrioli, 75, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Camden, NJ to the late William and Marie (Anderson) Wills, Kathleen was a proud long-time resident of Gloucester City, NJ. She was a member of St. Joachim Parish, where she regularly attended mass. Her faith was a cornerstone of her life. Kathleen was devoted to her family and could always be found taking care of others, especially her beloved canine companion, Buddy. Kathleen leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 42 years, Anthony Andrioli, Sr., her children, Kelly, A.J.... Read more →

William Vance, 83, of Bellmawr

William Vance, on April 11, 2023, of Bellmawr. Age 83. Beloved husband of Sandra Vance (nee Barker) for 63 years. Devoted father of Chris Vance and Jeffrey Vance (Cheryl). Loving Pepop of Damian, Brian (Janette), Nick (Bernadette), Sean, Billy, Alex, Jason, Gabriel, and Gwen and great grandfather of Brenden and Piper. Dear brother of Lynne Lower (Vic Greco) and uncle of Kim, Tracey, Dan, Scott, Michelle, Todd, Pat, and Tim. William was a member of Brooklawn Methodist Church. He belonged to the Mens Group and was Chairman of the Church Trustees Committee. William loved being outdoors and was an avid... Read more →

Jacqueline M. "Jackie" (Stout) Mason of Bellmawr; GHS Alum

On April 11, 2023, of Bellmawr, NJ age 87. Jackie passed away peacefully at the United Methodist Communities at Collingswood. Jackie is the widow of her late husband, Jerod T. Loving mother of Karen Hagan (Jim), Cheryl Walter (Eric), and the late Mark Mason. Dear grandmother of Jacalyn, Kevin, Kyle, the late Greg, and Mark Jr., and Madison. The proud great-grandmother of Aydan, Liam, Eastyn, Samantha, KJ, Gianna, Kendra, Jovial and Koa. Also predeceased by her brother William J Stout. Jackie was a 1953 graduate of Gloucester City High School. Jackie worked as a pharmacy clerk at the now-defunct Eckerd... Read more →

Wardell H. Clark, Jr., age 62, of Bellmawr

Wardell H. Clark, Jr., on April 2, 2023, of Bellmawr, NJ; formerly of Philadelphia, PA and Massachusetts. Age 62. Beloved husband of Angela (Marie LaGreca) Clark for 34 years. Devoted father of Christopher Clark (Alyna), Caitlynn Clark (Devin), and Nicholas Clark (Allison). Loving Pop of Rylan, Addison, Christopher Jr., Caiden, and Savanna. Dear brother of Nadine Currier (Jerry), Wayne Trecartin (Late Sheila), and the late Frederick Trecartin and brother-in-law of Mary Trecartin and Joanna Toledo (Juan) and the late Rosemarie Giffin (Seth). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Wardell "Dell" was born at Cable Memorial Hospital, Ipswich, MA on... Read more →


William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews I first met Father Brian when my mother-in-law Blanche Sarlo was sick with cancer. Brian arrived at St. Mary’s parish in 1977, a year before Blanche died. He visited her at home and during the last few weeks of her life at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia. The first thing I liked about the man was his warm demeanor. He was charming and affable. He was especially easy to talk to. This particular day as we were driving home after seeing Blanche, I happened to say out of the clear, “Fr. Brian, the good Nuns... Read more →


photo provided SERVING THE COMMUNITY FOR 100 YEARS--Members of the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons, left to right: Kirk Popiolek, Charles Sauter, David Spector, John Wilson, Cynthia Jankech, Ron Ruban, Diane Schreyer, Milton Smith, Terry Shannon, Pat Wilson (front), Harvey Lermack (back), Pamela Stalcup, Diane Smith, Dan Boris (back), Janet Boris (front), Robert Fonash, Dawn Mutchler. ++++++ HADDONFIELD: Celebrating 100 years of community service, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons was feted by Kiwanis Clubs and dignitaries from across New Jersey on March 23. Bellmawr Mayor Charles Sauter presents a proclamation celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Kiwanis Club of... Read more →

Mary Vaughn, age 90, of Marion and Bellmawr

Mary Vaughn (née LaBance), 90, of Marion, New Jersey, formerly of Bellmawr, New Jersey, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2023. Mary was born in Oneida, PA, and moved to Camden, NJ with her family. She became a secretary at RCA in Camden, NJ. Mary became a homemaker, which was one of the great pleasures of her life. She was extremely proud of her five children. Mary was a great conversationalist. She loved reading, tennis, and spending time with her family. She is survived by her son, Billy Kossmann (Michelle), her daughters; Patti Gardner (David), Joni Peterson (Larry), and Jessie... Read more →

George Tomlin, Jr., 96, of Bellmawr; WW II Army Veteran, Purple Heart Recipient

George Tomlin, Jr., on March 10, 2023, of Bellmawr. Age 96. The Purple Heart (PH) is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed while serving, on or after 5 April 1917, with the U.S. Military Beloved husband of the late Katherine (nee Gifford) Tomlin. Devoted Father of Kathleen Underwood (Robert) and Robert Tomlin. Loving pop of Robert Jr. (Beth), Brian (Theresa) and Jennifer (Jason). Great grandpop of Zachary, Skye, Alyssa, Marissa, Chloe and Jason Jr. Dear brother of the late Shirley Klinck. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. George... Read more →

Dorothy Angela (Higgins) Dicken, 76, of Bellmawr

Dorothy Angela (Higgins) Dicken, 76, of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2023. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend to many. She was the daughter of the late Frank E. and Dorothy A. (Master) Higgins. Those left to cherish her memory are her son: William M. (Michelle) Dicken lll ; Holiday, FL; grandson Hayden Lee William of Cherry Hill, NJ; longtime boyfriend Wayne D. Kean of Bellmawr, NJ; aunt Claire Bauman; Cherry Hill, NJ; brother James J. (Phyllis) Higgins; Wayne, PA; brother Edward J. Higgins; Pompano Beach, FL; brother Paco (Tana) Higgins, Jr.; Sacramento, CA;... Read more →

Helen Clarkson, age 91, longtime resident of Bellmawr,

Helen Clarkson, age 91, longtime resident of Bellmawr, New Jersey, passed away peacefully at Samaritan Hospice in Voorhees on Monday, March 6, 2023. Helen was born September 30, 1931 in Camden and always expressed fond memories of growing up there. Helen, a longtime resident of Bellmawr, loved animals and always had extra bread on hand to feed the birds. She enjoyed spending time with her family and the thrill of checking her lottery tickets to see if she was a big winner. Helen is survived by her husband Robert Clarkson, sons Robert Clarkson Jr. (Gayle), Ralph Clarkson (Susan), brother Edward... Read more →

Antonio Mannino, of Bellmawr, owner of Milanio's Pizzeria

Antonio Mannino, on March 6, 2023, of Bellmawr, NJ; formerly of Sicily, Italy. Age 66. Beloved husband of Angela Mannino (nee Sgroi) for 31 years. Devoted father of Sonia Geil, Angela Speese (TJ), and Salvo Mannino. Loving Nonno of Kyra Geil. Dear brother of Francesco, Rosa, Vito, Pino, Enzo, and Maria Grazia. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Antonio was the proud owner of Milanio's Pizzeria in Bellmawr for over 27 years. He loved the simple things in life: eating a bowl of pasta with fresh tomato sauce made by his wife; strolling through the Berlin Mart on an... Read more →

David A. Martino, 77, of Bellmawr

David A. Martino, on March 3, 2023, of Bellmawr, NJ; formerly of Philadelphia, PA. Age 77. Beloved husband of Franny Martino (nee Lovre) for 55 years. Devoted father of Nicole Martino-Maloney. Loving Pop of Neena, Thomas, and Emma. Dear brother of Connie Ciletti, William Martino Jr., and his wife Kathleen and the late Carol Giampetro. Cherished nephew of Avanti DeAngelis. Loving uncle of Theresa Beato and her husband Rich. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. David proudly served with the US Army during the Vietnam Era. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Interment New... Read more →

Kyle Applegate, age 32, of Bellmawr

Kyle J. Applegate, suddenly on March 4, 2023, of Bellmawr. Age 32. Beloved son of RoseMary Applegate (nee Williams) and the late John Applegate. Devoted brother of John W. Applegate, Jr. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the 2023 GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Interment is private at the request of the family. Read more →

John Ralph Cuneo, of Bellmawr, Electrical Designer, Hoagie Store Co-Owner, Talented Musician /Drummer

John Ralph Cuneo, 84, of Bellmawr, finally found peace and passed away on March 6, 2023. John was born and raised in South Philadelphia and was a long-time resident of Bellmawr, NJ. He worked as an electrical designer and draftsman for Stone and Webster. He is more canonically remembered for his co-ownership of Ricci Brother's hoagies in South Philadelphia where he was affectionately known as “Ricci John”. John was also known for being a musician and talented drummer his entire life. As a young boy, he began playing the drums with wedding bands and for other venues at the age... Read more →

I-295 northbound lane closures rescheduled in Bellmawr, Camden County

Browning Road Bridge abutment demolition to continue on March 13 (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the lane closures on I-295 northbound that were scheduled to continue next week are being rescheduled as the Direct Connect project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. The demolition of the east abutment of the Browning Road Bridge began on Tuesday, February 28, and was scheduled to continue Monday through Friday nights through March 10. The work is now expected to continue overnight Monday, March 13 through Friday, March 17. NJDOT will provide advance notice of future lane closures. The... Read more →

Rita Ann Athey age 97, of Mount Royal (formerly of Gloucester City and Westville)

Rita Ann Athey (nee Vinciguerra), age 97, of Mount Royal (formerly of Gloucester City and Westville) passed away peacefully on Friday, February 10, 2023. Rita was the daughter of the late Rose and Lt. Colonel Armando Vinciguerra, US Army Ret. She was very patriotic, stemming from her military upbringing, and that was evident by her attire and home decorating on Memorial and Independence days. Her husband, Joseph, was a US Navy veteran and prolific trumpet player. She loved big band music including Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, and Frank Sinatra. Her love of that music was enhanced by radio and later... Read more →

James B. Cochran, 86, of Hainesport/Bellmawr; Member of the Corvette Club; Served in the Army National Guard

James B. Cochran, 86, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2023, surrounded by his family at his home in Hainesport, NJ. He was born to the late Benjamin and Charlotte Cochran on September 14, 1936. Jim was the beloved husband of the late Patricia (nee Shelley) and father to their five children James Cochran (Nora) of Eastampton, NJ, Christopher Cochran (Ina) of Langhorne, PA, Tracey Blackwell (Geoffrey) of Skaneateles, NY, Kelli Cochran of Hainesport, NJ and the late Michelle Cochran. Jim is fondly remembered as “Bimps” to his grandchildren Mollie Cochran, Emily Cochran (Alejandro Acosta), Wyatt Cochran (Sam), Ross Cochran,... Read more →

Barbara Graves age 86 of Bellmawr

Of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away peacefully on February 18, 2023, at the age 86. Born in Camden, she was the daughter of the late, Robert and Catherine (Jennings) McCaughey. She is survived by her beloved husband of 63 years, Leon J. Graves; loving children, Kathleen Cornell (Richard), Jeffrey Graves (Lora); cherished granddaughter, Catherine Cornell (Rohit) and her brother, Robert McCaughey, II (Joyce). Barb retired as a Legal Secretary for Federal Judges in USDC Camden Vicinage. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Barb’s memory to: Please write Barbara Graves name in the memo. Mass of Christian Burial... Read more →

RUNNEMEDE POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS: Officers Visit Schools, Dog Supplies Needed, New LEAD Officer, Irish Shirts for Sale

RUNNEMEDE Officers received a warm greeting from Borough School District students and teachers when they visited them on Friday, February 10, 2023. RUNNEMEDE PD Helping Animal Shelter (February 5, 2023)--Have spare dog or cat food? Dishes, bowls, leashes? …Or want to donate new items, please drop off items during normal business hours inside our foyer. (Bleach, new chew toys, etc) Please, no pillows, blankets or bedding. We understand families also fall on hard times, and purchasing items can sometimes be difficult. Add your name to our confidential list, and we will help when we can. Please email Sgt. Woollen with... Read more →

William B. Mackie, of Voorhees Twp., Vietnam War Army Veteran, Navy Yard Employee

Voorhees Township - Formerly of Bellmawr and Mount Ephraim. On February 4, 2023. Age 76. Husband of the late Dolores M. (nee Amadio) Mackie, February 21, 2016. William is survived by two sons and sister, Claudia Sherry. William was born in Camden and served our country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He worked for many years as a plumber for the U.S. Navy Yard in Philadelphia, PA. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend Catholic Services on Thursday, February 16th at 11:00 am at the McCann Healey Funeral Home, 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ.... Read more →

William J. Burleigh, 82, of Bellmawr; formerly of Gloucester City, GHS Alumnus Class of '58

William Joseph Burleigh Jr, 82, of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away peacefully on September 16, 2022 surrounded by family and friends after a hard fought battle with cancer. He was born November 22, 1939 in Camden, NJ. Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Shirley Ann Burleigh (Hall), his 3 children, William J. Burleigh III (Sandy), Patricia A. Reilley (William), and James Burleigh Sr. (Angela), 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Bill also leaves behind many brothers and sisters. Bill graduated in 1958 from Gloucester City High School. He then became a commercial electrician at Owen's Corning Fiberglass for 30+... Read more →

Qing Hua Zhou, of Philadelphia formerly of Bellmawr

On January 31, 2023. Of Philadelphia, PA and Formerly of Bellmawr. Loving father of Guo T. Zhou and Guo Shun Zhou both of Philadelphia. Beloved grandfather of Le Nan Zhou. Also survived by many devoted and beloved family members. Qing was born and raised in Zhoushan City in Zhejiang Province in China. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Sunday, February 5th from 10 AM to 2 PM at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Interment Monday, February 6th at 11 AM in Locustwood Memorial Park, Cherry Hill. Condolences and Memories may be shared... Read more →

Francis M. Dobrow, "Frank", of Bellmawr

Francis M. Dobrow, "Frank", on January 17, 2023, of Bellmawr. Age 72. Beloved husband of Marie Dobrow (nee Gray) for 48 years. Devoted father of Marie Matz (Paul), Daniel Dobrow, and Michael Dobrow. Loving grandfather of Jesse and Trevor. Dear brother of Richard (Joanne) and Diane (Glen). Also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Frank was a bus driver with NJ Transit for over 30 years. He loved exploring the outdoors and camping. Frank was an easy-going guy who never complained, and loved a good laugh and a big cup of coffee. Interment New St. Mary's Cemetery,... Read more →

CNBNEWS TRAFFIC ALERT: I-295 northbound and Route 42 northbound lane and ramp closures

(Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced lane and ramp closures on I-295 northbound and Route 42 northbound tonight and continuing next week as the Direct Connection and Missing Moves projects advance in Bellmawr, Camden County. Route 42 northbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound closure Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Friday, January 20, until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, January 21, and continuing on Monday, January 23 and Tuesday, January 24 at the same times, Route 42 northbound Exit 1B to I-295 northbound will be closed and detoured. In addition, a single right lane on Route... Read more →

Janet E. Bowe, 83, of West Deptford/Bellmawr

Live for today, not for tomorrow. Once you chose hope, anything is possible. Janet E. Bowe (nee Hendry) was a unique, wild spirit. She possessed a kind but fiercely independent heart that radiated from her smile. She was the ultimate survivor, a courageous woman, and truly lived the words she advised to others, “hang tough”. Janet was relentless and found the courage to keep going even when her body became weak. Nothing could stop her from shopping or going for errands with her children. She loved to see the beach or sit and look at the water. She listened to... Read more →

John Joseph Graham Sr., of Sewell/Bellmawr

John J. Graham, Sr. (Jack) on January 7, 2023, of Sewell, formerly of Bellmawr. Age 84. Beloved husband of the late Eileen K. Graham for 61 years. Devoted father of John Graham Jr. (Katherine), Joyce Hall (the late David), Suzanne Walsh (John III) and Late Michael Graham (Donna). Loving Grandfather "Grampy" of Jillian, Sarah (Frankie), Jamie (Dan), Samantha (Anthony), Stephanie, Michael Jr., KC, John IV, Matthew and the late Baby Billy Hall. Great Grampy of Jacob, Finnley, Everly, Gianna, Mckenzie and Ariana. Dear brother of the late William, Edward, and Joseph. Jack is also survived by his sister-in-law Joyce Schaffer... Read more →

James T. Dunn Sr., of Bellmawr; Member of Local 19, Army Veteran, Rams Alum Class of 1958

Bellmawr – Surrounded by his loving family, on January 8, 2023. Age 88. Born in Gloucester City, NJ to the late Henry James Dunn, Sr. and the late Ann C. Dunn (nee Laux). Predeceased by the love of his life, his beautiful wife of 34 years, Margaret F. Dunn (nee Morrison). Loving father of Jim Dunn, Jr. (Becky), Karen L. Dunn (Ron), Linda D. Dunn and Maureen P. Ryan (Eric). Cherished grandfather of Jessica Dunn, Jimmy Dunn, Michael Dunn (Niki), Jasmine Nicholson, Kristina Brady (James), Emily Ryan and Christopher Ryan. Adoring great-grandfather of Zach Dunn, Eva Brady and Nora Brady.... Read more →

Dr. Francis X. Murray, Jr., Long-Time Bellmawr Doctor

Dr. Francis X. Murray, Jr., on January 4, 2023, of Somerdale. Age 74. Beloved husband of 51 years to Denise Murray (nee Smith). Devoted father of Kristin McGettigan (Brian), Jaime Eberts (Jason), and Dr. Jeffrey Murray (Colleen). Loving Pop Pop of Ryan, Sean, Casey, Kylie, Andrew, Mackenzie, and Colin. Dear brother of Marguerite "Peg" Rybicki (Arthur), John J. Murray, Kenneth S. Murray (Jane), and Donna M. Wiesenecker (Stephen). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Dr. Murray retired from his family medicine practice in Bellmawr after serving his patients for 37 years. There will be a viewing from 7pm to... Read more →


Gloucester City Fireman Sets Coworker's Pants On Fire

UPDATED: Search for Information Regarding Fire Dept. Fight, Leads to 12 Lawsuits Filed Against Gloucester City By William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet OPINION: The information used to report this article is from the 50- plus page document entitled State of New Jersey Final Administrative Action of the Civil Service Commission. Some of the pages from that ruling appear in the article below. This is about some of the employees of the Gloucester City Fire Department who routinely play pranks on each other without being disciplined despite the fact they were breaking city employee rules. On one page of the... Read more →

Phyllis W. Scott age 97 of Milton DE/ Bellmawr NJ

Phyllis W. Scott (nee Wright), age 97 of Milton, DE, formerly of Bellmawr, NJ on Dec. 22, 2022, with her son, Michael, and his wife Kathy, at her side. She was predeceased by her husband, Gilbert H. Scott in 1995 and survived by sons: Thomas L. Mixon of Lake Wales, FL, Raymond D. Mixon (Carole) of Cape May Court House, NJ, and Michael G (Kathy) Mixon of Milton, DE; a stepdaughter, Meredith S. Pillatt of Audubon, NJ, five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Phyllis was born in Lancaster, PA, lived in Bellmawr, NJ, and then moved to Milton, DE.... Read more →

I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve and Route 42 northbound lane and ramp closures on Thursday

CNBNews graphic files Daytime closures for pothole repairs, overnight closures for guiderail repairs (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced daytime lane closures on I-295 for pothole repairs tomorrow. In addition, I-295 southbound to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, as well as Route 42 northbound, are scheduled to be closed tomorrow night for emergency guiderail repairs as the Direct Connect and Missing Moves projects advance in Bellmawr, Camden County. Daytime Pothole Repairs on I-295 From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, December 29 there will be lane closures on I-295 northbound and southbound near... Read more →

George C. Rennles, Jr., of Gloucester City; Longtime Resident of Bellmawr, Borough Employee and Volunteer Fireman

Gloucester City – Formerly of Bellmawr. On Christmas Eve, December 24, 2022, passed peacefully at home CNBNews graphic file surrounded by his loving family. Devoted husband of 23 years to Maryann (nee Flagg) Rennles. Beloved son of the late George C. Rennles, Sr. and Bertha (nee Canavan) Rennles. Cherished father of Melinda (Joel) Williams, Donald (Barbara) Johnson, Jeffrey (Sarah) Johnson and Zachary (Camille) Bardos. Loving grandfather of Chase, Callie, Sadie, Dylan, Brody and Alec. Dear sister of Joyce (Harry) Wilson, Sharon (Dave) Richards. Predeceased by his extended family: Winnie and Joe Cipriani, Frank and Gerry Flagg, Bob Olsen and Sue... Read more →

Elizabeth T. Mahoney, 96, of Bellmawr

Elizabeth T. Mahoney (nee Besso), "Betty", on December 18, 2022, of Bellmawr. Age 96. CNBNews graphic file Beloved wife of the late William "Bill" Mahoney. Devoted mother of Kathleen Donlin (the late Brendon), Michele Silvak (Michael), William Mahoney (Suzanne) and the late Elaine Mahoney-Kennedy. Mother-in-law of Harold Kennedy. Loving grandmom of Krista, Michael, Caitlin, Sadie, Matthew, Leah, Daniel, and the late Jonathan and great grandmom of Sophia. Sister Bette to Kenneth Besso (Joan). She was predeceased by her sisters Kass, Pearl, and Sis, and brothers Bud, Bubsy and Ed. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Betty was a member... Read more →

Video: Twas the Night Before Christmas

source Clement Moore, the author of the poem Twas the night before Christmas, was a reticent man and it is believed that a family friend, Miss H. Butler, sent a copy of the poem to the New York Sentinel who published the poem. The condition of publication was that the author of Twas the night before Christmas was to remain anonymous. The first publication date was 23rd December 1823 and it was an immediate success. It was not until 1844 that Clement Clarke Moore claimed ownership when the work was included in a book of his poetry. Twas the... Read more →

Jonathan E. Pitre, age 30 of Jersey City, and Bellmawr

Jonathan E. Pitre, age 30 of Jersey City, formerly of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away suddenly on December 5, 2022. He is the beloved son of Edwin Pitre and Norma Morales; dear brother of Belinda Pitre, Yaritza Pitre and Davanee Bryant; loving uncle of Jose Nieves. Services were held at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 642 Market Street, Camden, NJ 08102. Entombment will at Calvary Mausoleum in Cherry Hill. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception at the above address or to the American Red Cross, PO Box 37839, Boone, IA... Read more →

Philip J. Messner, age 63, of Bellmawr

Philip J. Messner, on December 10, 2022 of Bellmawr. Age 63. Faithful loving partner for over 40 years to Karen Garcia. Dear brother of William, David, Warren Jr. and the late Irene. Loving son of the late Warren and Adelina (nee Mazzoni). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be a visitation 9 to 11am on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Memorial Service 11am at the funeral home. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made in Philip's name to Animal Welfare Association, 509 Centennial Boulevard, Voorhees NJ 08043 ( or Wounded... Read more →

Charles F. Moan, Jr., of Bellmawr age 43

Charles F. Moan, Jr., on November 30, 2022, of Bellmawr. Age 43. Father of Lina Walker, Karly Moan, and Matheu Moan. Son of Gail (nee Gulbert) and the late Charles F. Moan, Sr. Husband of Melanie Boyd. Brother of Gary Moan (Becky), John Hull (Sherry), and Steven Moan (Mackenzie). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Charles loved to cook. He enjoyed listening to music, going to concerts, hockey, snorkeling, fishing, and hiking. Services and interment are private at the request of the family. Donations may be made in Charles' memory by visiting GoFundMe: Read more →

CNB Traffic Alert: Rt. 42 Overnight Ramp Closures This Week

To install steel beams as part of the Missing Moves project...I-295/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed and detoured later this week (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced overnight ramp closures on Route 42 this week as the I-295/Route 42 Missing Moves project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. In addition, 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 and detoured overnight later this week. Monday, December 12 through Friday, December 16 Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Monday, December 12, until 5 a.m., tomorrow, Tuesday,... Read more →

Wheels of Change 2022 Clothing Drive

Wheels of Change we are always collecting but are desperate for coats and boys' and men's clothing. It is cold, so many are calling for coats and warm clothing. PM me if you need to know the drop-off location and time. Read more →

Catherine C. Loux (nee Giambrone), of Bellmawr

Catherine C. Loux (nee Giambrone), on November 19, 2022, of Bellmawr. Age 88. Beloved wife of the late Al Loux. Devoted mother to Linda Broadbent (Randy), Charles "Tommy" Ryan (Sharelle), and Maria Radke (the late Scott). Loving grandmother of Danielle (JR), Charles (Stephanie), Tracy (Kenny), Lisa, Cory, Tyler, and Tiffani "Belle" (Marquise). Cherished great-grandmother of Joseph, Rocco, Haleigh, Zoeigh, Reagan, A-lexeigh, Oakleigh, Marlei, and Carter. Catherine is also survived by her cat Chloe and many nieces and nephews. Catherine loved cooking and her dishes will be missed. Interment is private at the request of the family. Read more →

Joseph A. “Chippy” Fanelle, age 89, of Bellmawr

Joseph A. “Chippy” Fanelle, on November 18, 2022 age 89, of Bellmawr, NJ. Beloved husband of the late Sylvia C. Fanelle (nee Manganaro). Dear father of Dr. Carmella Fanelle, Dr. Joseph W. (Jacqualyn) Fanelle, Sheila (Jack) Annunziato, Michael F. (Cynthia) Fanelle. Loving grandfather of Eva (Lee) Fanelle, Nicholas Fanelle, Gabriel Fanelle, Zachary Fanelle, Dr. Christa (Dr. Mark) Massak, Dr. Jack (Victoria) Annunziato, Paula (Jordan) Rizzo, Alana Annunziato, Maria Fanelle and Valerie Fanelle; great-grandfather of Nathan. Cherished brother of Donald (Anna) Fanelle, Mary (the late Frank) Librizzi, Lucille (Vince) Principato, William (Nancy) Fanelle, John Fanelle, Carmella (Tom) Omiatek and the late... Read more →

Kristine DeGailler, 57, a Longtime resident of Bellmawr

Kristine DeGailler, 57, a Longtime resident of Bellmawr, NJ, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at Cooper Medical Center in Camden. She was born in Camden, NJ, in 1965 to Marjorie (Cox) Kennedy and the late Thomas Kennedy. Kristine loved making trips to the Jersey Shore, especially the beach and boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ. She loved her long walks, her hair, and nails, and decorating for the holidays; Halloween is her favorite. More than anything else, she loved spending time with her family. It has been said, "If you listened, she would talk." She leaves behind to cherish her... Read more →

My Father's House IS HERE TO HELP YOU !

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)The clinical staff at My Father’s House is a team of close-knit professionals providing comprehensive and individualized substance abuse and mental health treatment to residents of Camden County and the surrounding South Jersey areas. We strive to serve our consumers by instilling hope for sobriety, tools for change, and support where it is needed most. ​ We are dedicated to providing outpatient assessment, intervention, and treatment, including prevention and education, for the disease of addiction while facilitating spiritual recovery and personal growth for all adults and adolescents. WHO WE ARE A Shining Light My Father's House Inc.... Read more →