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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 →

Acenda and Gloucester County NAACP Remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Annual Volunteer Day Canceled Due to COVID-19 (January 12, 2021 - Glassboro, NJ) - January 18 marks the 26th anniversary of the MLK Day of Service that celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observed each year on the third Monday in January as “a day on,... Read more →

What can US States Learn from UK Gambling Regulations 

(CNBNews)(Jan 11, 2021)---2020 has seen considerable changes in UK gambling regulations, with more expected to come next year with the revision of the UK Gambling Act. The UK is one of the most heavily regulated gambling markets in the world, which comes with both positives and negatives. Considering that gambling regulations... 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 →

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 →

CNBNews Books: Independence Seaport Museum Presents Author Thomas Heinrich

Author Talk: Thomas Heinrich Tuesday, January 26 6:00 PM Zoom Register Here for the FREE event Join Independence Seaport Museum and author Thomas Heinrich for a discussion on his new book, Warship Builders: An Industrial History of U.S. Naval Shipbuilding, 1922-1945 (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2020). The book highlights Philadelphia-area... Read more →

January is National Blood Donor Month:

An Indiana Family is Celebrating Blood Donors, Organ Donors and Their Son’s Recovery from a Very Complicated Transplant January 7, 2021 -- January is designated as National Volunteer Blood Donor Month by The American Red Cross. During this month, blood donations typically drop off due to holiday breaks from schools, inclement... Read more →

A Tribute to Eugene "Jeep" MacAdams and His Five Brothers

CORRECTION William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Eugene "Jeep" MacAdams passed away on December 29, 2020, a few days after his 97th birthday. MacAdams was a retired Army First Sergeant who served 30 years in the New Jersey National Guard specifically the 114th Infantry, 50th Armored Division also known as the... Read more →

Rowan Cancels Winter Athletics Season and Last Semester's Fall Sports

STATEMENT FROM ATHLETIC DIRECTOR JOHN GIANNINI, Ph.D. It is with mixed emotions that I announce the cancellation of Rowan’s winter athletics season, as well as plans to play last semester’s fall sports this coming spring. With coronavirus infection rates rising locally and nationally, I have recommended that we put the health... 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 →

Speranza Italian Restaurante 50% Off Coupon

Speranza wood-fired italian restaurante $15 For $30 Worth Of Italian Cuisine Business Highlights Wood-fired pizzas Apps, signature salads & sandwiches Savory Italian entrees Gelato bar Business Details Gloucestercitynews.net files Mon-Sat 11:30am-9pm : Closed Sun Note: Due to COVID-19 impacts, please contact merchant directly for updated hours. http://www.speranzaristorante.com http://www.speranzaristorante.com/?fbclid=IwAR3kGN-OHBpHbdqIPwYRJPd9iwlbvrTpKztDwJNZukq0WHGp7DRFo6KIIMg Business Details dinner... Read more →

A Blessed, Healthy, Prosperous 2021

As we reflect back over the past year let us remember the good times along with the bad And pray for sunnier days in 2021 Hope this year is filled with Love, Laughter, and Good Health for you and your family. Warmest Regards, Bill and Connie Cleary, Peyton Too! (Woof!) Read more →

Samaritan's Celebration of Life Gala

Samaritan’s Staff to be Honored, Named Recipients of the Circle of Excellence Award for Quality, Compassionate Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic Photo caption: (L to R) Mary Ann Boccolini, President/CEO, Samaritan; Mindy Holman, Chairman of the Board, Holman Enterprises; and Lindsey Watson McCarthy, Chair, Samaritan Gala Committee gather for a socially... Read more →

disABILITIES and Special Needs

COVID-19 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... Read more →

Latinas Launch Advocacy & Social Welfare Organization

LUPE Action Establishes Initiative to Educate and Mobilize Latinas Voters to Engage in the Policy-Making Process Califon, N.J. – December 21, 2020 – As the Latino community continues to grow and is establishing itself as the largest minority voting bloc, one group of influential Latinas in New Jersey will continue to... Read more →

Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame

Rescheduled for October 24, 2021 GLASSBORO, NJ - The induction ceremony for the Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame has been rescheduled for Sunday, October 24, 2021, to run in conjunction with the University's 2021 Homecoming Weekend. Gloucestercitynews.net files The Class of 2021 is comprised of:... Read more →

Martel's Christmas Wonderland Top Display in America

SOURCE: MercerSpaceNJ MercerSpaceNJ HAMILTON, NJ --Martel's Christmas Wonderland's massive display spans the front and back yard, has a carnival of lights, countless decorations, and is open to masked guests. You'll find trains, toys, an inflatable Christmas unicorn, and so much more. Recently it was chosen as one of the best Christmas... Read more →

Trenton Downtown Association Announced Patriots Week Events Postponed until 2021. 

The Battle of Trenton reenactment cannot be safely performed during the coronavirus pandemic. TRENTON, NJ, December 21, 2020 — With the continuing spikes in COVID-19, as well as uncompromising restrictions, Trenton Downtown Association has announced that the traditional events associated with Patriots Week, including the reenactment of the Battle of Trenton,... Read more →

First Responders Grant Program Winners Listed

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., December 18, 2020 – Today South Jersey Gas, a subsidiary of South Jersey Industries (NYSE: SJI), announced the winners of its annual First Responders Grant Program. This year, 11 grants totaling nearly $39,000 were awarded to local first responder departments. "This year, South Jersey Gas' First Responders Grant... Read more →

MAPLE SHADE PD ALERT: All are reminded to move parked cars from the street during any snow/storm

for the entire duration of the event. (MAPLE SHADE NJ)(DECEMBER 15, 2020)(CNBNewsnet)--Please remove parked cars from snow routes before the snow falls, so that the snow plows can safely and effectively clear the roads. If not Police may be at your door in the middle of the night to get you... Read more →

Bill Casey Jr., of Millsboro, DE, Alliance Printing Owner, Member of K of C, Elks & Tailgate Village

William J Casey Jr. MILLSBORO, DELAWARE (CNBNewsnet)--William J Casey Jr, age 78 of Millsboro DE, passed away peacefully in his home on December 3, 2020, after a long illness. William was born in Camden City, NJ, and raised in Cramer Hill, NJ. After graduating from Camden Catholic High School in 1961,... Read more →

Cardinal O'Hara High School Students Sending Over 300 Gifts to Children in Need

PHILADELPHIA PA--Students from Cardinal O’Hara High School in Springfield (Delaware County) have collected almost 300 items for at risk and in need children and youth served by Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CSS) throughout the five-county Philadelphia metropolitan region. Members of the senior class from the Operation Santa... Read more →

Tommy Habeeb, “To The Rescue”: Saved Dogs and Their Grateful Families

(NAPSI)—The heartwarming stories of abandoned dogs and the grateful families who save them are documented in the half-hour weekly syndicated docu-series “To The Rescue.” Airing nationwide, the series is hosted by veteran TV producer-personality Tommy Habeeb (“Cheaters,” “STAG”). “Thousands of dogs are put down every year due to a lack of... Read more →

Winter Wonderland Greets Military Families

Dec. 11, 2020 | BY Katie Lange, DOD News When life gives you lemons, make lemonade: that’s an old adage many people have had to take to heart this year. It’s also a motto a lot of military kids have grown up with, so when the COVID-19 pandemic canceled a lot... Read more →

News from the City of Gloucester City's Website

CORRECTION CNBNews Editor's Note: The following information was obtained from the Gloucester City Municipal website which was recently redesigned. Some of this information is a few months old. We found it while perusing the city's site and thought it was news that you would appreciate knowing. Some of the highlights include:... Read more →

Acenda’s Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer Kathy Wingate Retires  

GLASSBORO, NJ - (December 7, 2020) – Acenda Integrated Health has announced the retirement of long-time Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Kathy Wingate, CPA. Wingate became licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in 1988. In 1994, she left her position as Sr. Accountant in a CPA firm to join Robins’... Read more →

Help Wanted: City Administrator for Gloucester City

Gloucester City, Camden County, 11,400+ population, is looking for a full-time City Administrator to assist Mayor and Common Council with overseeing the daily operations of the City with a Municipal budget of approximately $21 million. Gloucester City also operates its own Water (treatment and distribution system) and Sewer Utility (collection system)... Read more →

Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Prayer for Peace

The Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul will present its annual Christmas Concert, Prayer for Peace, on Sunday, December 13th at 2:00 p.m. Due to current COVID-19 guidelines regarding in-person gatherings, the concert will be held virtually. All are invited to join in the Cathedral Basilica Schola and instrumentalists for... Read more →

Unique Barnegat Bay Internship Opportunity

June-August 2021 The following message was sent by the NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife to e-mail list subscribers. Press inquiries related to this message should be directed to the DEP Press Office at 609-984-1795. Interns at the Sedge Island Natural Resource Education Center conduct hands-on environmental education programs for camps,... Read more →

Ups and Downs for Philly Fans

(December 10, 2020)--It has certainly been a difficult year filled with ups and downs as the ongoing pandemic continues to stir uncertainty in many parts of our day-to-day life, and whilst it doesn’t look as if there will be big changes heading into the new year, things may change toward the... Read more →

Why are people afraid of being alone?

(December 8, 2020)--Many things may cause a fear of being alone. Maybe you were abandoned before; for example, your partner broke up with you. So, being alone became associated with being unloved. Also, a fear of loneliness may be related to a lack of self-confidence. People who do not believe in... Read more →

Things to DO IN PHILLY

Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink is a safe, outdoor entertainment experience, open seven days a week, now through February 28, 2021. The number of skaters allowed on the ice at one time will be limited. You will be able to purchase tickets in advance online for 90-minute,... Read more →

Chamber of Commerce Says Legislation To Create A Better Horizon Gaining Support

By Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey 12/4/2020 Edison – Move Health Care Forward New Jersey today announced the support of 30 groups, organizations and elected officials for S3218, legislation that would amend the Health Services Corporation Act and create a process where Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey... Read more →

A Labrador Retriever Stuck In An Icy Lake Cries Out For Help

A Fireman/EMT slides across an icy lake to save a dog in freezing water. Everyone thought the dog, named Chalie was OK, but suddenly he stopped breathing — and they had to figure out how to get him back FAST. Special thanks to Charlies Dog Rescue & @TheresaFireDepartment (https://www.facebook.com/TheresaFireD...) for this... Read more →


WITH A SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY RAP PIONEER MC KURTIS BLOW The Celebrated Holiday Dance Spectacle Will Stream for One Night Only, VIP Ticket Unlocks Viewing Access For 48 Hours, Proceeds Benefit Kimmel’s ‘Road to Reopening’ Relief Fund Philadelphia, PA (December 3, 2020) –The Kimmel Cultural Campus is proud to present the... Read more →

Donating gratitude to the frontline for Christmas

“Giving back to those who give so much” Wisconsin small business Metal Art of Wisconsin is donating their handmade flags to Frontline Workers, Nurses, Doctors, First Responders and other American Heroes through their FLAGS FOR FORTITUDE program. Metal Art of Wisconsin has donated 100’s of thousands of dollars of products to... Read more →

New Wiring and Utility Poles for Riverview Hts. Area

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (December 2, 2020)--The contractor installing new utility poles and wiring in the Riverview Heights section of Gloucester City was back at work today. There were several times during the day that traffic was blocked on one of the many side streets in the area. At one point residents... Read more →

Gloucester Township Tree Lighting Dec. 13

(Gloucester Township, NJ)(Dec. 1, 2020)--Ring in the Holiday Season with Mayor David Mayer and Gloucester Township Council at the 2020 Gloucester Township Tree Lighting Celebration. The 31st Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held virtually this year due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Despite Gloucestercitynews.net files the fact that Gloucester Township... Read more →

Maple Shade PD Alert: Wind Advisory until 6PM Monday

Advisory * WHAT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. * WHERE...Portions of central and southern New Jersey and southern Delaware. * WHEN...From 6 AM to 6 PM EST Monday. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a... Read more →

Thousands to Participate Nationwide in Artists Sunday

(Nov. 28, 2020) – Thousands of artists in more than 500 communities nationwide on Sunday will take part in Artists Sunday, a new annual shopping holiday that encourages consumers to support local artists by giving the gift of art this holiday season. Artists Sunday is a fast-growing nationwide movement of more... Read more →

Gloucester Township Holiday House Decorating Contest

and Self-Drive Holiday Light Tour (Gloucester Township NJ)--Do you take pride in decorating your house for the holidays? Is your house considered the “showstopper” on the block? Do cars slow down to admire your elaborate holiday display? If so, we have the perfect contest for you! Mayor David Mayer and Council... Read more →


(Gloucestercitynews.net)—Watching the sunset last week we were awestruck with the many colors that kept changing in the sky as the sun slipped behind the horizon. With all the turmoil in the world sometimes you just have to stop and appreciate what is happening around you. Looking at this scene you can... Read more →

The Roaring Twenties at Alcatraz East Crime Museum

Alcatraz East Crime Museum, located in Pigeon Forge, will focus on the anniversary of the end of Prohibition PIGEON FORGE, Tennessee (November 24, 2020) – December 5th marks an anniversary that millions of adults in the United States appreciate. It is the anniversary of the end of Prohibition, which took place... Read more →

Santa Claus is coming to Voorhees Township!

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2020 FROM 6:00PM– 9:00PM Ashland Terrace (between Echelon & Somerdale Rd), Avian, Brian’s Run, Cherry Brook Farms, Christopher Tract, Green Ridge, Hearthstone, Kirkwood, Kress Acres, Main Street Colony, Old Ashland, Osage, Partridge Run, Rainwood, Willow Oaks SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2020 FROM 3:00PM – 9:00PM Alluvium Woods, Beagle Club,... Read more →

The Best Strategies for All Casino Games

Image source: kaxmedia.com The common reception of all casino games and gambling as a whole can be described as follows: this is a perfect recipe to lose your money. While in most cases, people do lose cash when playing, this is not a general rule. It is true that casinos have... Read more →

How to support local businesses during this difficult time

(November 24, 2020)--This year has been an exceptionally hard one all around. Large numbers of businesses have been forced to close for an extended period of time due to lockdowns and other restrictions across the globe. Local businesses, in particular, have suffered as they don't have the same infrastructure as global... Read more →

Peyton and Me Meandering through the Streets of South Jersey (Gloucester City Chapter IV)

The outside structure of Jacks' Twin Bar has been showing signs of neglect for a while. It makes you wonder why isn't the owner made to repair it? (CNBNews photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (Gloucester City, NJ)(November 22, 2020)(CNBNews)--After years of neglect Jack's Twin Bar, Broadway, and Market Street... Read more →

Public Hearing on Kirkwood Lake Disposal

(Camden City, NJ) – The Camden County Parks Department will hold a public meeting on Dec. 17, at 6 p.m. to discuss a request that Camden County has filed with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, proposing to dispose of 2.52 acres of land comprising the currently... Read more →

Gloucester City Council Meeting on Zoom, Nov. 24

Gloucester City, NJ (November 18, 2020)-- Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 350 851 3428 Passcode: D8mfP5 One tap mobile +13017158592,,3508513428#,,,,,,0#,,806484# US (Washington D.C) +13126266799,,3508513428#,,,,,,0#,,806484# US (Chi Event Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/3508513428?pwd=amZ5RzIrUTVOMWJWT01NS1grTWFrZz09 Meeting ID: 350 851 3428 Passcode: D8mfP5 One tap mobile +13017158592,,3508513428#,,,,,,0#,,806484#... Read more →

Five Things You Should Do Before You Place A Bet

(November 18, 2020)--Online betting has become increasingly popular across many countries and with the increase in technology, wider coverage of sports, and the amount of data that is available, there is no wonder why. Many years ago, it was nowhere near as easy to place a bet as it is now.... Read more →