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14-Year-Old Collingswood Teen Faces Upgraded Charges after Elderly Man he Assaulted Dies

Camden City N.J. – A 14-year-old Collingswood youth is facing upgraded charges after a 94-year-old man he assaulted died one week after the incident, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Collingswood Police Chief Kevin Carey. Gloucestercitynews.net files Police were called to the 500 block of Newton Lake... Read more →


Rose Marie McCarthy, of Runnemede

Rose Marie McCarthy (nee McWillliams), on January 14, 2021, of Runnemede, NJ; formerly of Southwest Philadelphia, PA. Age 82. Devoted mother of Michele Balsama (Bossie), Maureen McCarthy, and the late Michael McCarthy. Cherished Grandmom of Kelly Ann (Joe), Mikey (Sissy), Candace, Christina (Grant), and Nicky (Brittney) and loving Great Grandmom of... Read more →


Salvatore M. Sonessa, of Runnemede, 49

Salvatore M. Sonessa, "Sonny", on January 13, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 49. Beloved son of the late Jerry and Margaret (nee Lehman) Sonessa. Devoted brother of Margaret Gicking (George), Gerald Sonessa, and the late Michael Sonessa. Loving companion of Alicia Christaldi-Bruno. Sonny was a charismatic individual with a memorable personality. He... Read more →


NJ Democrat Congressman Norcross Votes to Impeach President Trump

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) today issued the following statement: “Following the shameful and deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol – the physical embodiment of our democracy – I have upheld my oath to protect and defend the Constitution by voting in favor of the impeachment of President Trump.... Read more →


Torres Brothers Charged with Various Crimes After Search Warrant Executed at Pennsauken Home

Camden City, N.J. – Two brothers have been charged with unrelated crimes after detectives performed a search warrant on their Pennsauken home following a tip, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer and Pennsauken Police Chief John Nettleton. Both brothers have Luis A. Torres (34) Luis A. Torres, 34, of... Read more →


Former Woodlynne Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Use-of-Force Incident

Camden City, N.J. – A former Woodlynne Police officer pled guilty on Jan. 14 to a charge that stemmed from a June use-of-force incident, According to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. Ryan Dubiel, 32, of Wenonah, pled guilty to one count of Simple Assault against two victims. As part... Read more →


Jefferson Health – New Jersey Plays Key Role at New Vaccination Site at Camden County College

Jefferson President & COO Brian Sweeney addressed the onlookers at the launch of the new Camden County vaccination site at Camden County College in Blackwood. On Wednesday, January 13, The Camden County Board of Commissioners opened its new COVID-19 vaccination site at Camden County College in Blackwood with Jefferson Health –... Read more →


Frederick P. Murray of Runnemede, 61

February 5, 1959 - January 11, 2021 Get the latest updates for Frederick P. Murray's obituary straight to your phone Signup Now Frederick P. Murray, on January 11, 2021, of Runnemede. Age 61. Dear son of the late John J. and Elizabeth L. Murray (nee Gray). Also survived by his seven... Read more →


Traffic Alert: Water Pipe Break at Market & Baynes

CNBNews photos (Gloucestercitynews.net)--GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ(January 14, 2021)--The Gloucester City Water Department is repairing a broken pipe this morning at the intersection of Market Street and Baynes Avenue. As such a section of Baynes Avenue is closed to traffic from Market Street to Amon Avenue until the problem is fixed. RELATED: CNBNews... Read more →


Christina Marie Harrity of Clementon, Formerly of Gloucester City; GHS Alum

Christina Marie Harrity (nee Farley) Clementon and Formerly of Gloucester City – On November 21, 2020. Age 58. Cherished wife of 20 years to Darrell C. Harrity. Loving daughter of the late Bernard J. Farley and Louise A. Farley (nee Wetmore). Beloved mother of Rachael (Kevin) Harrity, Samantha (Dennis) Muldoon, Yvonne... Read more →


Claire Gustafson: “It is time for Republicans to unite behind Jack Ciattarelli for Governor.”

“It’s time to put our money where our mouths are” COLLINGSWOOD – 2020 Republican candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s First Congressional District, Claire Gustafson, said today, “It’s time for Republicans to unite behind former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli for Governor.” “I am thankful for the support former NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Receiving Vaccine

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 13, 2021)--Officers and Dispatchers of the Gloucester Township Police Department began receiving their first round of COVID-19 vaccinations today, at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ. Chief David Harkins received his vaccination this morning, and is scheduled to get his second dose on... Read more →


Prosecutor Says Deaths of Audubon Couple Ruled as Murder-Suicide

Camden City, N.J. (January 13, 2021)--– The deaths of an Audubon couple have been determined to be the result of a murder-suicide, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Audubon Police Chief Thomas Tassi. Following an autopsy on Jan. 12, a medical examiner determined Jane Venable, 64, of... Read more →


Grace E. Powell, of Bellmawr, age 94.

Grace E. Powell, on January 11, 2021, of Bellmawr. Age 94. Wife of the late William C. Powell. Devoted mother of Clark Powell, Sandra Powell, and the late Kenneth Powell. Loving Grandmother of Jason Powell, Christine Sanders, Daniel Powell, David Powell, Shepperd Powell, and Dakota Hill. Great-grandmother of five. She is... Read more →


Angel Torres, of Glassboro Charged with Killing Collingswood Man

Camden City N.J. – A Glassboro man has been arrested in connection to the fatal shooting of a Collingswood man, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Angel Torres, 31, of Glassboro, has been charged with one count of first-degree Murder in... Read more →


CCPO Highlights Resources on Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Camden City, N.J. – In recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month and National Human Trafficking Awareness Day on Jan. 11, Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer is highlighted ways to identify potential cases and the resources available for those who need it. “Human trafficking is a complex crime that often... Read more →


CCT Schools Appoints New Board Member

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Board of Education at Camden County Technical Schools officially appointed its newest member, Jerry J. Silvi of Cherry Hill, during the district’s December Board meeting. Silvi was unanimously approved to serve a four-year term. “I’m pleased to welcome Jerry Silvi as a CCTS board member,” said... Read more →


CC Library New Hotspot Lending Plan

(Voorhees, NJ) – As part of its ongoing effort to bridge the digital divide widened by the pandemic, the Camden County Library System began a new hotspot lending program today for remote workers and learners. The program comes in addition to a variety of new digital services already made available through... Read more →


Camden County Surrogate's Office Moves to Gloucester Township

Message from Surrogate Michelle Gentek-Mayer "The boxes are unpacked, and the workstations are in place! We are now established in our new offices inside of Forrest Hall, located at 509 Lakeland Road in the Blackwood section of Gloucester Township. Once again, I would like to thank everyone who had a part... Read more →


Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township Welcomes Two New Breast Surgeons

The Comprehensive Breast Center, located at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township, recently welcome two new breast surgeons to its team of physicians: Kristin Brill, MD, FACS, and Susanna M. Nazarian, MD, PhD, FACS. We spoke with Dr. Brill and Dr. Nazarian about their experiences in the medical field,... Read more →


Pandemic Updates and Virtual Programming

The Camden County Board of Freeholders declared a state of emergency in Camden County in response to the global pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result of the declaration, all nonessential employees and personnel county-wide were asked to work from home. This declaration was amended to extend the... Read more →


Audubon Couple in their 60s Found Dead; Detectives Investigating

Camden City, N.J. – Detectives are investigating after a couple was found dead inside their Audubon home on Jan. 11, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Audubon Police Chief Thomas Tassi. Police responded to a home on the unit block of Oakland Ave. in Audubon around 1... Read more →


CNBNews December 2020 Cheers/Jeers

William E. Cleary Sr. and Friends | CNBNewsnet CHEER--Food pantries in Bellmawr and Barrington were beneficiaries of grants from the New Jersey District of Kiwanis during December. Grants of $150 each were presented by the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons to Bellmawr Mayor Charles Sauter and Barrington Municipal Clerk Terry Shannon.... Read more →


Vaccine Rollout Plans for Camden County

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (January 11, 2021)--After an unprecedented and difficult year of pandemic life, brighter days are finally on the horizon. The Camden County Health Department has been working with Cooper University Health Care, Virtua Health New Jersey, Jefferson Health New Jersey, and our other partners in healthcare to organize a... Read more →


12 Camden County Residents to be Honored

(Cherry Hill, NJ) – Twelve Camden County residents will be honored for their selfless contributions to improving their community at the 2021 Camden County Freedom Medal Ceremony. The award, created by the Board of Commissioners in 2001, is presented to civic leaders who demonstrate ideals and actions that reflect the principles... Read more →


VIDEO: Cruiser Olympia & The Unknown Soldier

Centennial Anniversary of the Journey Home "The burial of the Unknown Warrior should give the whole country an opportunity to express in a National way, their tribute to the glorious dead. It will bring consolation and assuage the grief of the twelve hundred families whose sons died unknown and unidentified, for... Read more →


Camden City Crimes Declined in 2020

Camden City, NJ) – The Camden County Police Department finished 2020 with reductions in homicides, shootings and overall crime. There were more than 500 fewer crime victims in the city in 2020 compared to the preceding year, and approximately 1,700 fewer crime victims compared to 2014. Total crimes fell to under... Read more →


Food Distribution for Those in Need

Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County. Drive-up only. Must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Charles J. DePalma Public Works Building 2311 Egg Harbor Road, Lindenwold, NJ, 08021, United States Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Big Rube Comes to Thomas Murphy's Tavern, Gloucester City

Derek Timm | Special to CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 10, 2021)--A few weeks ago Thomas Murphy's Pub, 157 SOUTH BURLINGTON STREET, teamed up with one the guys who made Mitchell and Ness a global brand and is known as a fried chicken aficionado. SEE FULL MENU Thomas Murphy's Pub 157... Read more →


Francis E. Burkhardt, Jr., of Gloucester City; Retired Postal Clerk, U.S Coast Guard Vet

Francis Edward Burkhardt, Jr. Gloucester City – On January 5, 2021. Age 97. Loving husband of 60 years to the late Dorothy Elizabeth Burkhardt (nee Humenic). Cherished father of Francis Burkhardt, Kenneth (Mary Lou) Burkhardt and Elyse (Michael) McLean. Devoted grandfather of 8 and great-grandfather of 20. Francis was born in... Read more →


Officials Investigating Possible Hazardous Substance at Haddon Township High School

Camden City, N.J. — Detectives are investigating the possible presence of a hazardous substance at a Camden County High School, according to Acting Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Haddon Township Police Chief Mark Cavallo. On Jan. 8, the Haddon Township Police Department responded to the Haddon Township High School in response... Read more →


Frank L. Gabrieli, of Cherry Hill

Surrounded by his family, Frank passed peacefully on January 5, 2021, at age 86. Of Cherry Hill. Beloved husband of Rita M. Gabrieli (nee Lomanno). Loving father of Frank Gabrieli (Debra), Anthony Gabrieli, (Linda) and Rita Selah (late Joseph). Cherished grandfather of Jason Gabrieli (Carolyn), Alexa Wichert (Patrick), Anthony Gabrieli (Elena),... Read more →


Evelyn J Murdock, of Woodbury/Oaklyn, 93

Evelyn J. Murdock, age 93, of Woodbury, formerly of Oaklyn, passed away on January 1, 2021 at her home in Woodbury Mews, Woodbury, NJ. Ms. Murdock was born in Philadelphia where she spent her early years and had been a longtime resident of Oaklyn, since 1988. She was a longtime and... Read more →


Masso's Deli & Pizzeria Sells $1 Million Lottery Ticket

OMega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $490,000,000 TRENTON (Jan. 6, 2021) – There was one second-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, January 5, drawing that matched five of the five white balls drawn winning the $1,000,000 prize. The ticket was purchased at Masso’s Deli & Pizzeria, 11 Lakeview Dr. North, Gibbsboro... Read more →


CC Democrat Chairman Says Assault on the Capitol was Fueled by the President

Camden County Democrat Committee Chairman Jim Beach blames President Trump for the riot that broke out in the nation's capital on Wednesday, January 6. The assault on our nation's Capitol incited by Donald Trump's lies and conspiracy theories will go down as one of the darkest days in recent American history.... Read more →


Jefferson Health NJ’s Bariatric Surgery Program Earns Top Designation

as Blue Distinction® Center for Bariatric Surgery Jefferson Health – New Jersey has been recognized with a Blue Distinction® Centers for Bariatric Surgery designation as part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to... Read more →


Anwar Abdulah, 32, of Pennsauken Involved in Gloucester City Drug Gang Pleads Guilty.

CAMDEN CITY, N.J.(January 6, 2021)-- – A Camden County, man today admitted conspiring to distribute and selling oxycodone pills in connection with his role in a drug trafficking ring, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Anwar Abdulah, 32, of Pennsauken, pleaded guilty today by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Renée Marie Bumb... Read more →


29-Year-Old Camden City Resident Murdered

Camden City, N.J. – A man was killed late Monday evening during a fatal Camden shooting, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Police responded to the 2800 block of N. Constitution Rd. shortly before 10:30 p.m. on Jan. 4 after hearing... Read more →


Lindenwold School Food Distribution Wednesday

LINDENWOLD, NJ (January 5, 2021)--The next Lindenwold Food Pantry will be Wednesday, January 6th from 2:30-3:30 pm at Lindenwold High School. We will have pre-packaged bags and boxes to distribute. For the safety of everyone, we request that all attend by car. Please be advised a valid ID and proof of... Read more →


Letters to the Editor: Members & Friends of The Camden County Heroes Scholarship Fund

This year has been an unprecedented year to say the least. We were disappointed to not be able to host a list of planned in- person fund raising events due to the current Covid-19 pandemic. Fortunately, we were able to host a few of these....our Annual Dinner, Giving Tuesday, two Coach... Read more →


Gloucester City Resident Among 12 Community Leaders to Receive County Freedom Medal

(Cherry Hill, NJ) – Twelve Camden County residents will be honored for their selfless contributions to improving their community at the 2021 Camden County Freedom Medal Ceremony. The award, created by the Board of Commissioners in 2001, is presented to civic leaders who demonstrate ideals and actions that reflect the principles... Read more →


New Patient Pavilion Opens at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital

A new Patient Pavilion with all-private rooms has opened at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital, the last phase of a five-year, $250 million-plus campus revitalization project. “This marks a new era for our health system and our Cherry Hill Hospital,” said Jefferson Health - New Jersey President Brian Sweeney. “It elevates the... Read more →


11-Year-Old Luke Daniel Silvestre, of Runnemede Succumbs to Cancer

Luke Daniel Silvestre Luke Daniel Silvestre, of Runnemede, age 11, lost his battle with cancer on January 2,2021. He was a true warrior, and our hero. A loving child that enjoyed life, and a smile that lit up a room. Beloved son of Tony and Deana (nee Downey) loving brother of... Read more →


New Jefferson Health LGBTQ+ Affirming Practice Opens in Haddonfield on January 4

A new medical practice – Jefferson Health Haddonfield Primary & Specialty Care (A LGBTQ+ Affirming Practice) – will begin seeing patients on Monday, January 4. Easily accessible by both car and public transportation, this practice will provide a safe space for LGBTQ+ patients to seek inclusive, multidisciplinary care. While focused on... Read more →


Peyton and Me Meandering Through SJ (Brooklawn/Gloucester City)Chapter VI

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Peyton Cleary (CNBNews files) BROOKLAWN, NJ (January 4, 2021)--Searching for something on the internet we discovered a For Sale advertisement for Clancy's Pub by the Creek, 304 Crescent Blvd., Brooklawn, NJ. The advertisement from COLDWELL BANKER reads Fantastic opportunity to own/operate a bar/restaurant in the... Read more →


Fatal Shooting in Camden City

Camden NJ (January 2, 2021)--– Detectives are investigating an early morning fatal shooting in Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Police responded to the 1800 block of S. 6th St. for a ShotSpotter activation around 6 a.m. When they arrived,... Read more →


Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Celebrates Its First Baby of 2021

The first baby born at Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes on January 1, 2021, arrived at 3:33 am. Tylin weighed 6 pounds and is 20 inches long. His parents Tanequa and Tyrone of Glassboro, NJ are delighted to welcome their third child at the dawn of a new year. Tylin has... Read more →


Vaccine Rollout for Camden County

CAMDEN CITY NJ (Dec. 30, 2020)--After an unprecedented and difficult year of pandemic life, brighter days are finally on the horizon. The Camden County Health Department has been working with Cooper University Health Care, Virtua Health New Jersey, Jefferson Health New Jersey, and our other partners in healthcare to organize a... Read more →


Alvin "Al" R. and Janet E. Watson, of Somerdale, Die One Day Apart

Al and Janet Watson Alvin "Al" R. Watson, on December 31, 2020, age 88 and Janet E. Watson (nee Eastwood), on December 30, 2020, age 83. Of Somerdale. Beloved parents of Frank Broomell (Anna), Brian Broomell (Donna), Bruce Broomell, Ginger Broomell, and Brenda Moken (Dave). Cherished grandparents of Frank Jr. (Katie),... Read more →