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TRUMP'S RALLY IN WILDWOOD, OVER 100,000 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE

CORRECTION! William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews WILDWOOD, NJ (May 11, 2024)(CNBNews)- On Saturday, former President Donald Trump spoke to an estimated 100,000 people on the beach near the North Wildwood area of the island not Convention Hall. Trump told the public that our nation had lost its way under Joe Biden. “We are going to save our country, our nation, we will demolish the deep state, drive out the communists, we will never give in, with your support, we will evict Joe Biden, the worst president in our nation’s history. Together, we will make America great again. Trump’s plane... Read more →


Artwork by Students with Special Needs Displayed at Regional Art Show

Students and Families Support Art Accessibility for All with Donation to Perkins Center for the Arts Cherry Hill, N.J. – Young people with disabilities let their talents shine at the Fourth Annual Tri-State DisAbility Art Show, hosted by Y.A.L.E. School at its Performing Arts Center in Cherry Hill. Students with disabilities ages 3-21 with an IEP or 504 Plan from the greater Philadelphia region showcased their original artwork including paintings, sculptures, mixed media displays and more. The Art Show featured 330 works of art created by more than 300 students from 28 public and private schools across New Jersey, Pennsylvania... Read more →


JDRF One Dream Gala Raises $1.4 Million for Type 1Diabetes Research

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., May 10, 2024— The JDRF One Dream Gala, which took place at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel on Saturday, April 27, raised nearly $1.4 million to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat type 1 diabetes (T1D) and its complications. Organized by the JDRF Greater Delaware Valley Chapter, the JDRF One Dream Gala, one of the area’s premier charity events, welcomed over 400 esteemed guests, uniting for a noble cause: to spearhead vital funding for groundbreaking T1D research. Hosted by Karen Rogers of 6abc Action News, this black-tie event featured exciting silent and live auctions, cocktails and dining,... Read more →


CNB Entertainment News: Festival Season in Delaware County, PA

Mark your calendars, grab your family and friends, and get ready for a fresh festival season full of live music, delicious food, cultural celebrations, outdoor adventure, and more. Dining Under the Stars (May 1 – September 25) Every Wednesday, the Borough closes State Street to vehicular traffic from 5-11pm. This allows Media’s great restaurants and shops to set up outside (right across the trolley tracks!) for the biggest, most fun, alfresco shopping and dining event around. State Street, Media, PA 19063 Wayne Art Center Plein Air Festival (May 5 – 10) This juried event celebrates the art of plein air.... Read more →


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AC Hotel & Casino News: Things to Do in MAY

ENJOY AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCES IN MAY! source Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce Dust off the walking shoes and stroll along the world-famous Boardwalk, then kick back and enjoy the countless celebrations taking place for Kentucky Derby, Cinco De Mayo, Mother's Day, and over Memorial Day Weekend! Find endless entertainment options including The Black Crowes, Mötley Crüe, and Steve Martin and Martin Short! Enjoy boat rides, eclectic dining options, beach bar openings, Mother's Day brunches, and so much more! There is no better time to visit Atlantic City with so much to do and see in the month of May - you'll... Read more →


Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows

Host International Horses and Riders Ahead of Paris Olympic Games Olympic Veterans from Five Countries Among Star-Studded Field of Entries North Salem, NY – May 3, 2024 – A world-class field including Olympic veterans from five countries is entered to compete in the Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows, May 7-12 and May 14-19. Over the years, the Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows have offered a full schedule of world-class competition for many of the nation’s best horses and riders, and this year is no exception as several familiar faces look ahead to the Paris Olympic Games this summer.... Read more →


New Jersey’s State Fair Meadowlands Is Back With a Sensational Lineup

East Rutherford, NJ, May 1, 2024 – State Fair Meadowlands is back with a lineup of new and favorite all-ages entertainment. This year’s program is packed with electrifying stunts and acrobatic acts, thrilling amusement rides, magicians, world class musicians, racing pigs and delicious fair food. Tickets for the State Fair Meadowlands, the summer’s largest, long-lasting New Jersey event of the summer, go on sale today. The Fair takes place from June 20 - July 7. All-Ages Entertainment This year’s free entertainment is an all-ages affair. Circus Lena is a vintage circus making its New York Metro area debut. Taking place... Read more →


Black/African American Caregiver Symposium

Tuesday, May 21, 2024, from 10:00 am-2:00 pm St. John Neumann Center1039 N. Lawrence St, .Philadelphia, PA 19123 Join the Alzheimer's Association Delaware Valley Chapter for an educational symposium focused on engagement, support, and resources for caregivers within Philadelphia's Black / African American community. Sessions will focus on the identity of the caregiver and aspects of caregiver health, Alzheimer's research and how to participate, ready-to-use tips and tools for dementia caregivers, and more! Plus, an interactive caregiver panel on Voices of Experience and Q&A will be featured. Free parking and lunch will be provided for attendees. Register today at https://action.alz.org/mtg/653162627... Read more →


Lincoln Mill Haunted House May 4th

Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia's scariest new haunted attraction is reopening its doors for a one-night only pop-up event on Saturday, May 4th. Lincoln Mill Haunted House presents May the 4th Corrupt You, a brand new Star Wars inspired haunted house. A long time ago, in a town not so far away, there was a textile mill where many workers were tortured. Among them, was a dark force that corrupted the minds of the living. Recently, this evil force has returned. To unveil unnatural activity, the basement below the mill has been lit up in ultraviolet light and it was discovered... Read more →


Environmental Lecture Series Ends Wednesday, May 1 at St. Maria Goretti Hill, Runnemede

The culmination of a thought-provoking environmental lecture series is set to take place on May 1st, 2024, with the final seminar hosted by Camden County Certified Gardeners. The event will be held at St. Maria Goretti Hall, located at 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078, beginning at 6:30 PM. Open to all members of the community, including 7th-grade students from area schools who may receive extra credit for attending, this seminar promises to be an engaging and informative experience. Hosted by the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede in collaboration with the Runnemede, Somerdale, and Barrington Green Teams, the seminar aims... Read more →


SUNDAY, East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District Flavors on the Avenue

Philadelphia, PA - East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District presents Flavors on the Avenue on Sunday, April 28, 2024, from 11:00am to 5:00pm. One of the city’s largest and longest-running food festivals returns to South Philadelphia for the 18th year. Neighbors, visitors, foodies and music lovers will come together for an all day, all ages celebration with five blocks of street food, seasonal sips, craft beer, live music and sidewalk sales. Over two dozen of Philadelphia’s top restaurants, cafes and bars will be participating, including Barcelona Wine Bar, Bing Bing Dim Sum, Cantina Los Caballitos, Le Virtu, Ember & Ash,... Read more →


COMMUNITY EVENT: Philadelphia Zoo and Craft Hospitality Host Philly Wine Fest 2024

Wine Lovers Have the Option of Two Day-Time Sessions on Saturday, May 18 Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia Zoo is partnering with Craft Hospitality to bring a fabulous selection of wines to the Zoo for Philly Wine Fest: Spring Edition on Saturday, May 18. More than two dozen wineries will be pouring a wide selection of specially curated seasonal reds, whites, rosés and more. The event will take place on the Zoo’s Impala Lawn with live entertainment performing throughout the day on Impala Stage. Guests are invited to choose from two sessions, 1:00-3:00pm or 4:30-6:30pm, with Early Access options available for... Read more →


Festival Season: The Top Five in New Jersey

Festival season is here, and the US is home to some of the biggest music, food and cultural festivals across the world. To celebrate all the great festivities going on across the country, Betway decided to analyze the most popular festivals in each state based on search volumes in the past 12 months. Using Keyword Tool io to calculate the total number of searches for the top festivals in New Jersey, it can be revealed that the most popular festival in the state is the Barefoot Country Music Fest. In total, the longest running folk parade had 71,040 searches in... Read more →


Real Prize Sweepstakes Casinos in the US

Introduction Sweepstakes casinos have gained significant popularity in the United States and Canada, offering players a unique opportunity to enjoy casino-style games while potentially winning real prizes. These online platforms operate differently from traditional online casinos, adhering to sweepstakes laws and regulations. In this article, we'll dive into the world of sweepstakes casinos, explaining how they work, their legality, and showcase three popular platforms: Crown Coins Casino, Luckybird.io, and High 5 Casino. How Sweepstakes Casinos Work When playing at a sweepstakes casino, players typically purchase gold coins, which serve as the primary virtual currency for playing games. These gold coins... Read more →


CNBNews Happenings: A Party fit for A Prince & Princess

Philly Photo Spot to host Prince & Princess Par-Tea on May 4th Philly Photo Spot, a black-owned family business in the Willow Grove Mall will host their annual Princess Par-Tea on Saturday, May 4th from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 pm. Owned by Mikel and Kelly Thomas, a mother and son duo from Philadelphia, Philly Photo Spot opened in 2021 with the goal of being a place for everyone to come, take photos and have fun. After 3 years in business, the Thomas’ are thrilled with the reaction to the selfie museum what it has done for the community. “This has... Read more →


Third Installment:

Environmental Lecture Series Continues

Hosted by Anjuli Ramos from NJ Sierra Club RUNNEMEDE, NJ (April 8, 2024)(CNBNews)--The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede, along with the Runnemede, Somerdale, and Barrington Green Teams, proudly present the third installment of their Environmental Lecture Series. This engaging series, aimed at raising awareness and fostering understanding of critical environmental issues, will feature Anjuli Ramos, State Director for the New Jersey Chapter of the Sierra Club. The upcoming lecture is scheduled for April 10, 2024, at St. Maria Goretti Hall, located at 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078, beginning at 6:30 pm. This event marks the third of four seminars,... Read more →


April 8th's Total Solar Eclipse Seen Across North America

\ (CNBNews)(April 8, 2024)--On Monday, April 8, 2024, North America experienced a rare natural phenomenon, a total solar eclipse. The eclipse was visible across the entire continent, and Dan Vaultier managed to capture some stunning photos of it in South Jersey, using only his cell phone. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun, completely obstructing the Sun's image for an observer on Earth. The scientific fact is that when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than that of the Sun, it results in a total solar eclipse, blocking all direct sunlight and turning... Read more →


You're Invited! Gloucester City Republican Spring Kick-Off Dinner

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April 5, 2024)--The Gloucester City Republican Committee Spring Kick-Off Dinner at Vitale's Italian Restaurant, 942 Ninth Street, Thursday, May 9th from 6 PM to 9 PM, costs $39.95 per person, 3-course dinner, cash bar. Book tickets online by Thurday, April 25 at GCGOP.net Read more →


Jersey Arts Unveils the Spring Arts Guide

A Celebration of Artistic Happenings Across NJ BURLINGTON, N.J., April 1, 2025 – Discover Jersey Arts, a cornerstone initiative by ArtPride New Jersey Foundation, today launched the much-anticipated Spring Arts Guide, marking a season of renewal and vibrant cultural awakening across New Jersey. From April 1 through May 22, residents and visitors alike are invited to explore the myriad of arts events blooming statewide, offering an inspiring escape from the winter's end into the rejuvenating embrace of spring. In the spirit of discovery and community engagement, the Spring Arts Guide curates an exceptional array of artistic experiences designed to enlighten,... Read more →


Manayunk's 35th Arts Festival Anniversary June 23

MANAYUNK ANNOUNCES 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MANAYUNK ARTS FESTIVAL AND REOPENS APPLICATIONS FOR ARTISTS Manayunk, PA - The largest outdoor, juried arts festival in the tri-state region returns to celebrate a special milestone this year. Manayunk Development Corporation announces the 35th Anniversary of the Manayunk Arts Festival on Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, 2024. Three hundred exhibiting artists - and thirty emerging artists - will showcase the best in fine arts and crafts from across the country. Hundreds of thousands of collectors, buyers, designers and visitors are expected to flock to historic Main Street for the outdoor, closed... Read more →


Alter Ego Experience Brings Electrifying Trip Through Time to Resorts Casino Hotel

to Resorts Casino Hotel Amazing multi-tribute concert band lights up the Superstar Theater on Saturday, May 25th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (March 29, 2024) – Guests hoping to kick off Memorial Day Weekend with the ultimate dance party can look no further than Resorts Casino Hotel. Alter Ego Experienceis bringing Top 40 hits from the 70s through the 2000s and beyond, complete with live music, dance and infectious energy, to the Superstar Theater on Saturday, May 25th. Doors open at 7:00pm and the party starts at 8:00pm. Tickets are $35, $45 and $55 and on sale Saturday, March 30th via ticketmaster.com.... Read more →


Ways to Increase your Chances in Acing the Lottery Game

ARTICLE IMAGE There are many ways to increase your chances of winning the lottery game. Some people say that playing the lottery is a waste of time and money, but if you know how to play it right, you can actually win big. As the experienced Liam Wilson says, there are ways to better your chances of winning the lottery. Do's and Dont's in playing lottery Although it is evident that purchasing several lottery tickets boosts your chances of winning, most thrifty and rational individuals will never purchase more than one. The prices mount up, but every lottery-winning guide believes... Read more →


The Fairmount Bunny Hop Crawl; A Bunny Hoppy Good Time

A Bunny-Hopping Good Time Fairmount Bars to participate in The Fairmount Bunny Hop Bar Crawl in time for Easter on March 28th Just in time for Easter at the end of March, the annual bunny bar hop is taking guests on a bouncing good time around Fairmount on March 28th from 6-10 p.m. Participating bars include: Bar Hygge 1720 Fairmount Avenue Fare 2028 Fairmount Avenue The Green Room 1940 Green Street Jack’s Firehouse 2130 Fairmount Avenue La Calaca Feliz 2321 Fairmount Avenue Pier Bar 2025 Fairmount Avenue Urban Saloon 2120 Fairmount Avenue Tickets are $10 and can be purchased by... Read more →


GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Hosts Successful Annual Rabies Clinic in Partnership with Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center

The eagerly anticipated annual rabies clinic, organized by the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede in collaboration with Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center, took place on Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Harry E. Williams Recreation Center on 2 Broadway, Runnemede, NJ. This event attracted pet owners from the community, providing them with access to essential rabies vaccines and an opportunity to contribute to a meaningful cause. A total of 62 cats and dogs received rabies vaccines, ensuring the continued health and safety of cherished pets throughout the community. Beyond its primary function as a healthcare service, the clinic served as... Read more →


Haddonfield Music Festival Saturday, April 27

HADDONFIELD NJ (March 21, 2024)(CNBNews)--Haddonfield’s First-Ever FREE Music Festival is coming to Downtown Haddonfield. The event will feature live, original music by popular headliners on the main stage and Haddonfield-based talent on a local stage. The event will be on Kings Highway on Saturday, April 27, from 1 to 6 p.m. in Downtown Haddonfield. The Camden County Government and Visit South Jersey will provide multiple stages and other support to help the Borough make its first festival a smashing success. The Camden County Main Stage will host several bands, some with ties to the Philadelphia area. Headlining the Main Stage... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: Gloucester City Receives $2.2M in Grants

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (March 2024)(CNBNews)--Recently, Lori Ryan from the Gloucester City Community Development Office announced that the city has received $2,227,100 in grants from both the state and federal government. The funds will be used for several projects, including repairing Johnson Boulevard Park, planting trees, adding play areas to Proprietors Park, installing security cameras in public spots, constructing a parking lot on King Street, and building a storage facility for event materials at Proprietors Park. A breakdown of the funding includes: *$830,000 Green Acres Grant for repairs to the Park at Johnson Boulevard *$40,000 from NJ Tree Foundation for trees... Read more →


MAIN ROAD/CR 555 BETWEEN RT 40 & WEYMOUTH RD., CLOSED FOR TWO MONTHS

(Trenton) – Main Road/CR 555 between Route 40 and Weymouth Road was closed and detoured this morning in both directions as an intersection improvement project begins in Franklin Township, Gloucester County. Beginning at 7 a.m. today, Monday, March 18, Main Road/CR 555 was closed and detoured in both directions between Route 40 and Weymouth Road. The closure is expected to remain in place for approximately two months and is necessary to install curb and begin intersection reconstruction. Access will be maintained for residents. The following detour will be in place through May 2024: Main Road/CR 555 northbound detour: Traffic on... Read more →


Snow Leopard Marcy Has Arrived in Philly

Philadelphia Zoo Announces Arrival of Snow Leopard for Species Survival Pla n Breeding Program Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia Zoo is celebrating the arrival of 3-year-old female snow leopard Marcy to its growing family. Marcy came to the Zoo on an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Species Survival Plan (SSP) breeding recommendation with the Zoo’s 8-year-old male, Yuki, to ensure the survival of this species and maintain a genetically diverse population. Snow leopards are listed as vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), with only an estimated 7,000 remaining in the wild. “We are so excited to... Read more →


Blackwood Man Arrested for Allegedly Murdering his Mom

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (March 1, 2024)(CNBNews)--A Blackwood man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection to the death of his mother on March 2, 2024, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Gloucester Township Police Chief David Harkins. On Saturday, March 2, 2024, at 10:21 a.m., the Gloucester Township Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a deceased female located inside a residence on the 100 block Fairmount Avenue, Blackwood, New Jersey. Officers responded and located a female victim, suffering from blunt force head trauma. The victim was identified as Lillian Doran, 65, of Blackwood.... Read more →


Saint Mary's Parish Irish Parade, Gloucester City

SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2024 Participate in the Parade! Join us in making the Gloucester City St. Patrick's Parade an event to remember. We extend a warm invitation to non-profits, local businesses, and community groups to actively participate in this vibrant celebration. Your presence adds a unique and invaluable element to the festivities, fostering community spirit and making the parade a true reflection of our diverse and dynamic community. Come be a part of the excitement – it's more than a parade; it's an opportunity to showcase the heart and soul of Gloucester City and South Jersey. CLICK HERE FOR MORE... Read more →


Jefferson Health - New Jersey Leaders Attend SNJDC Event

Cherry Hill, NJ, February 27, 2024 -- Aaron Chang, President of Jefferson Health – East Region in New Jersey, along with other members of the leadership team, attended the Southern New Jersey Development Council’s Public Policy Speaker Series on February 27, held at the Tavistock Country Club. Congressman Andy Kim was the keynote speaker at the event, which was presented by Jefferson. Congressman Kim detailed his approach regarding issues facing our region and nation, including economic growth, innovation, competition, and national security. Jefferson Health was recognized by Kim for the investments it has made to improve the health of our... Read more →


Happy 85 Birthday to Rick Gonzales! GHS Alum, Navy Vet., Activist, Businessman

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 26, 2024)(CNBNews)--This past Saturday afternoon, a beautiful day, family and friends gathered at the Pine Grove Fire Hall on Jersey Avenue to celebrate a very special occasion - the 85th birthday of Rick Gonzales. Rick, a proud graduate of Gloucester High School, Class of 1960, had a distinguished career serving his country in the United States Navy. After completing his tour of duty, Rick worked tirelessly at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, where he gained valuable skills and experience. Despite his busy schedule, Rick always found time to give back to his community. He was a well-known... Read more →


Parking Restrictions for Gloucester City Irish Parade

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE ROAD CLOSURES / PARKING RESTRICTIONS PARKING RESTRICTIONS On Sunday, March 3st the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will begin on Johnson Blvd. at Monmouth Street at 1:00 pm. The parade will proceed west on Monmouth Street to King Street, then south on King Street to Cumberland Street. In order to accommodate the parade, the following road closures/ no parking will be in place from 10:00 am until the Highway Dept. finishes sweeping the parade route. ROAD CLOSURES Monmouth St. from Johnson Blvd. to Ellis St. (Dead End). Johnson Blvd. from Highland Blvd. to Bergen St. Baynes... Read more →


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

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


CELEBRATE NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY IN THE GREATER PHILADELPHIA REGION

AT THESE 16 TOP RESTAURANTS AND BARS Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia and Suburban restaurants and bars will celebrate the region’s love of margs with National Margarita Day on Thursday, February 22, 2024. From classic to flavored, on the rocks to frozen, from salt rims to sugar, and everything in between, area restaurants will roll out specials and features all day with everything from $20 pitchers, special flavors, marg flights, unique flavors, food features and happy hours. It is the second most popular holiday for marg lovers outside of Cinco de Mayo! Save the date and come thirsty and hungry for... Read more →


*GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede To Host Environmental Seminar Series...

...with Pinelands Preservation Alliance's Education Director, Allison Hartman The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede, in collaboration with the Runnemede, Somerdale, and Barrington Green Teams, is thrilled to announce a series of four environmental seminars scheduled for the upcoming months. These informative sessions aim to raise awareness and foster a deeper understanding of the local environment among community members, with a special invitation extended to 7th-grade students from area schools. The seminars will be held on February 20, 2024, March 19, 2024, April 10, 2024, and May 1, 2024, at St. Maria Goretti Hall, 321 Orchard Ave, Runnemede, NJ 08078, beginning... Read more →


14-Year-Old Female Allegedly Sexually Assaulted by a Browns Mills Woman

Browns Mills, N.J. - A Burlington County woman has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a 14-year-old female victim, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Gloucester Township Police Chief David Harkins. Rebecca Coddington, 27, of Browns Mills, New Jersey, has been charged with two counts of first-degree Aggravated Sexual Assault, six counts of second-degree Sexual Assault, two counts of third-degree Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, and two counts of third-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child. During the investigation, detectives from the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Gloucester Township Police Department learned that a... Read more →


CELEBRATE EVERYTHING THERE IS EAT, SEE AND DO IN THE 215 ...

...DURING THE FIRST EVER 215 DAY PRESENTED BY Do215 PHILADELPHIA Philadelphia, PA - Celebrate everything there is to eat, see and experience in the 215 during the 1st Annual 215 Day Presented by Do215 on 02/15. Do215 is a locally curated event guide and discovery platform to raise up and highlight upcoming concerts, films, festivals, special events, happenings, food and drink. This new first time event is designed to pay homage to all the jawn in the City of Brotherly Love - lets come together and get Philly about it this February! Philadelphia's soon to be famous holiday is here... Read more →


The Mark Launches Innovative Scavenger Hunt Showcasing Local Artwork

As a part of Marriott's global Autograph Collection network, the Mark will showcase and celebrate the distinctiveness of the Montclair community through nature-inspired artwork MONTCLAIR, N.J., January 30, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The MC, a part of Marriott International's Autograph Collection Hotels, announces the launch of its Mark, an innovative scavenger hunt showcasing artwork by five local talents. The program takes guests on a tour throughout the Montclair property, providing a dynamic and immersive experience centered around nature-themed exhibits. The curated collection features pieces like "Shangri La" by Siona Benjamin, "Daisy Chain" by Delphine Hennelly, "Columnar Potpourri" by Joshua Araujo, "Pearl"... Read more →


Gloucester City LL Winter Clinic, Register Now

**Winter clinics reminder and time change for coach pitch** COACH PITCH division winter clinics will now be held from 11:30-1 p.m. for all 3 dates. For all divisions -Absolutely no cleats allowed in the batting cage. Only sneakers. -If your player has their own equipment (glove/bat/helmet) be sure to bring it. Read more →


Mother of Daughter who was Raped/KIlled by Illegal Immigrant Testifies before House Panel

WASHINGTON, DC (January 18, 2024)(CNBNews)-The House Panel is conducting an impeachment inquiry into Alejandro Mayorkas, Homeland Security Secretary, for his failure to secure the United States border. On Thursday, January 18, 2024, Tammy Nobles, from Maryland, testified before the committee about her daughter, Kayla Hamilton' being raped and killed by a M-13 member. Republicans on the Committee argued that Mayorkas, 64, is guilty of high crimes and misdemeanors by not enforcing federal immigration laws and misleading Congress about the Biden administration’s border control. Kayla Hamilton STATEMENT OF TAMMY NOBLES January 18, 2024 Ms. Nobles. Thank you to the Members of... Read more →


THOMAS DAMBO'S TROLLS: SAVE THE HUMANS, WITH IMAGINE EXHIBITIONS,

COMING TO PHILADELPHIA ZOO THIS WINTER AND SPRING Sofus Lotus (2), Courtesy Atlanta Botanical Garden * Enormous Trolls are on a mission to inspire humans to take better care of nature Philadelphia, Pa – Philadelphia Zoo is thrilled to announce Thomas Dambo’s TROLLS: Save the Humans, produced by Imagine Exhibitions, is making its East Coast debut in Philadelphia February 1, 2024. The world’s leading recycle artist created these six, folklore-inspired Trolls using repurposed wood. The Trolls are on a mission to inspire humans to take better care of nature. The TROLLS are stomping through the Zoo February 1 through April... Read more →


The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede Celebrate its 75th Anniversary

photo provided Members of the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede gather at the Harry E. Williams Center to celebrate the organization's 75th Anniversary. RUNNEMEDE, NJ (December 19, 2023)(CNBNews)--The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede celebrated its 75th Anniversary on November 28, 2023, at the Harry E. Williams Center. Mayor Nick Kappatos read the proclamation, officially recognizing this remarkable milestone. Chartered in 1948 as part of the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs of GFWC, the club has been a community pillar for 75 years, fostering civic, cultural, charitable, and social interests. Under the theme "Beacons of Light in a Troubled... Read more →


Mount Ephraim Fire Department Has Rescheduled Santa's Visit To Thursday, December 21

CNBNews graphic file MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ (December 16, 2023)CNBNews)--Greetings! Due to the rainy forecast, the much-awaited visit of Santa Claus to Mt. Ephraim has been postponed to Thursday, December 21. The dedicated team at Mt. Ephraim Fire Department is working tirelessly to finalize Santa's new route, which will be revealed to you very soon. Stay tuned for more updates, and we hope you will join us in welcoming Santa to our town with joy and cheer! ======================== source Mount Ephraim Fire Dept. Read more →


Philadelphia Police Shop with a Cop; 337 Children to Participate

CNBNews graphic file The Philadelphia Police Department is excited to once again taking part in our annual “Shop with a Cop” event. Thanks to the generous donations of Families Behind the Badge Children’s Foundation the Philadelphia Police Foundation, Liberty Coca-Cola, Inc., and Walmart, a total of 337 children from across Philadelphia will each receive a $150 Walmart gift card to purchase holiday gifts. The children all come from underserved neighborhoods in Philadelphia. The program, spearheaded by the Philadelphia Police Department will include, a member of each PPD Patrol District and a group of children within the district to shop together... Read more →


Ltasha Bryant, age 33, of Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, PA (December 10, 2023)(CNBNews)--The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating missing person Ltasha Bryant. She was reported missing on December 8, 2023. On 12-5-23 at 12:00 pm, Ltasha Bryant was reported missing by her mother, who expressed uncertainty about her daughter's whereabouts. Ltasha occasionally resides with her mother, 2XX East Willard Grove Ave. However, Ltasha was last seen at 10XX Knorr St on 11-24-23 at 3:00 pm. Ltasha is 33-year-old with brown eyes and black hair; she was last seen wearing a purple workout suit. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ltasha Bryant is... Read more →


Smaratin Invites Community to Attend Season of Light

Headquarters in Mount Laurel On December 5th Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan invites the greater southern New Jersey community to take part in its annual Tree of Life: Season of Light illumination program on Tuesday, December 5 at 7 p.m. at their headquarters in Mount Laurel (3906 Church Road). This moving ceremony is a time to remember and honor loved ones who are no longer here with us this holiday season. As part of the program, individuals are invited to dedicate a symbolic light in memory of someone who has passed or in honor of someone special in their life.... Read more →


Celebrate Hanukkah in Manayunk...

CELEBRATE THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS IN MANAYUNK AS MANAYUNK CELEBRATES HANUKKAH WITH MENORAH LIGHTING, 8 CRAZY NIGHTS GIVEAWAY AND HANUKKAH GOODIES ON THE JOLLY TROLLY Philadelphia, PA - There are many ways to and the fun kicks off with the 8 Crazy Nights Giveaway Contest. Manayunk once again hosts their daily Instagram contest, running December 7 through December 15, where followers can win a different gift each night from local businesses. Prizes this year include spa memberships, stylish merch, dining & retails gift cards, and more! In addition to the contest, giveaways will be available on the Jolly Trolley December... Read more →