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Travel Alert: Commercial Vehicle Restrictions on NJ Interstate Highways Started at Noon

Restrictions do not apply to New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway, or Atlantic City Expressway (Trenton) (January 31, 2021)--– New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti has issued a commercial vehicle travel restriction on multiple Interstate highways in New Jersey starting at 12 noon, Sunday, January 31 based on the forecast for heavy snow and strong winds. Winter weather is expected to begin in the southern region of the state around midday Sunday and move northward, resulting in difficult driving conditions through Tuesday. The travel restrictions are being coordinated with neighboring states. In addition to the commercial restrictions,... Read more →


Don't Answer Calls From These Area Codes

https://www.pexels.com/ In 2023, 21% of Americans lost $25.4 billion in phone scams. Despite the year-on-year decrease in fraud losses, this is still an alarming finding, considering that one in five among us is at risk of losing money to a deceptive caller. From one-ring calls that connect you to premium numbers to impersonation swindles that siphon money by mimicking well-known organizations, the elaborate schemes you could encounter via a phone call can take a variety of formats. And they are not just limited to financial fraud; Some are designed to steal identifiable data, such as social security numbers, tax IDs,... Read more →


New Study Shows Adult Gen Z Enthusiasm For Seamless Methods Of Payment

https://unsplash.com/ Gen Z has grown up alongside a series of uncomfortable realities such as 9/11, the recession, and a pandemic. Yet, it's these challenges have shaped them into a generation characterized by pragmatism and caution, at least according to a recent study of the age group alongside their payment preferences. With a population of 68 million in the US alone, Gen Z holds considerable purchasing power, which has more than doubled since 2019. To effectively tap into this market, consumer payment providers must customize their offerings to align with the distinctive mindset of this digitally adept and risk-averse cohort. The... Read more →


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Eastern Regional School Supt. for Allowing Pro Palestinian Walkout During School Hours

Robert S. Cloutier Superintendent Eastern Camden County Regional School District 1401 Laurel Oak Road Voorhees, NJ 08043-4304 Dear Superintendent Cloutier, We are outraged by the decision of Eastern High School to permit a “Pro-Palestinian” walkout during school hours and call upon you to cancel this event. The student walkout is an intentional effort to create a hostile and isolating environment for Jewish students, the majority of whom support Israel as an integral part of their identity. Your administration’s failure to recognize—and, instead, to actively promote—this hostility ignores the consequent danger it poses to all its students. We note that the... Read more →


Guide to Implementing Salesforce Solutions

Source: https://www.pexels.com/ Deciding to implement Salesforce is a significant step toward enhancing your business processes and improving customer relations. This guide outlines each step you need to take to ensure a successful implementation. Define Your Objectives Begin by identifying your specific goals for using Salesforce. Whether it’s boosting sales, streamlining customer service, or automating marketing processes, clear objectives will guide your customization and use of the platform. Goals to Consider Before jumping into Salesforce, consider these common objectives: Increase sales by a targeted percentage. Enhance customer support to improve response times. Automate marketing to increase efficiency. Setting clear goals will... Read more →


Exploring the Latest Mobile Casino Trends in Singapore

CNBNEWS GRAPHIC FILES In recent years, the mobile casino industry in Singapore has experienced significant growth and innovation. With advances in technology, shifting player preferences, and evolving regulations, the landscape of mobile casinos in Singapore is constantly changing. In this article, we will delve into the key trends shaping the industry and explore how these developments are impacting the mobile casino Singapore scene. Whether you are a casino enthusiast or simply curious about the latest gambling trends, read on to discover the exciting world of mobile casinos in Singapore. Understanding the Rise of Mobile Casinos in Singapore The traditional brick-and-mortar... Read more →


DEVELOPING STORY: Armed Officers Remove Young Man from Riverview Heights Home

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews photo provided At dawn on Wednesday, April 17, several armed officers raided a home in the unit block of East Thompson Avenue, Gloucester City. A young man was removed from the home in handcuffs. Below, residents tell CNBNews what they saw that morning. GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (APRIL 21, 2024)--Early on the morning of Wednesday, April 17, the quiet Riverview Heights neighborhood in Gloucester City was disturbed by a loud banging noise. As the sun rose in the east, residents peeked out of their closed blinds to see a large group of armed men dressed... Read more →


13 Health Tips for a Stress-Free Summer Routine

https://unsplash.com/photos/silhouette-photo-of-man-on-cliff-during-sunset-_6HzPU9Hyfg As summer approaches, the longer days and warmer weather invite us to enjoy the outdoors and embrace a more relaxed lifestyle. However, it's easy for this seemingly leisurely time to become unexpectedly hectic. To ensure a balanced, healthy, and stress-free summer, here are seven tips, including the use of herbal supplements and a special mention of HHC gummies. 1. Stay Hydrated Hydration is crucial during the hot summer months. The increase in outdoor activities and higher temperatures can lead to rapid dehydration. Carry a reusable water bottle and aim to drink at least eight 8-ounce glasses of water a... Read more →


Why it is Most Profitable to Bet at Mostbet App

Bonus for Downloading Mostbet Mobile App The Mostbet app is a quality designed mobile software available for free for Android and iOS devices. This betting brand is renowned for its reputation as one of the best, providing services based on a Curaçao licence and strictly adhering to the principles of fair play. In this review article, we will look at the process of Mostbet download, its installation and use in full compliance with the laws of any country. We will also talk about the bonuses that are provided to new players for using this software. What the Software Offers If... Read more →


TRAVEL ALERT: Direct Connect Project Detours in Bellmawr Wed. & Thurs. Nights

I-76 eastbound Exit 1A and I-295 southbound lane closures Wednesday night in Bellmawr; I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed Thursday night (Trenton) (April 10, 2024)- The I-76 eastbound Exit 1A ramp to I-295 southbound and one lane on I-295 southbound are scheduled to be closed tonight as the Direct Connect 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 Thursday night. Wednesday, April 10 Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, April 10 until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, April 11, the... 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 →


THE 16TH ANNUAL KENSINGTON DERBY & ARTS FEST

MOVES TO FRANKFORD AVENUE WITH 150+ RESTAURANTS, FOOD TRUCKS, VENDORS, ARTISTS, MAKERS AND BANDS, PLUS THE FAMOUS PARADE OF HUMAN-POWERED SCULPTURES Philadelphia, PA - East Kensington’s long-time parade and arts festival is moving over to Frankford Avenue. Fishtown District, with support from Penn Treaty Special Services District, presents Kensington Derby and Arts Fest on Saturday, May 11, 2024, from 12:00pm to 6:00pm, on Frankford Avenue, from York St to Huntingdon St. The event, which won Best of Philly in 2023, is back and ready to let the mud fly! Derby teams prepare human-powered sculptures crafted from recycled bicycles and other... 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 →


CNB CONSUMER ALERT: Skimming Device Discovered at 7-11 in Pennsauken (VIDEO)

Skimming Device at 7-11 (6001 Westfield Avenue) A skimming device was located on a credit card machine at the 7-11 located at 6001 Westfield Avenue. It is unknown at this time how long the device was on the machine. If you utilized the credit card machine at this location, it is highly recommended that you contact your credit card company and advise them of this finding. This incident is under investigation. Respectfully, Pennsauken Police Chief Philip P. Olivo Alert sent on 04/04/2024 at 8:33 PM EDT 400 Bethel Ave, Pennsauken, NJ 08109 | 856-488-0080 ext. 2015 Read more →


Send Us Your Cheers and Jeers

CNBNews is currently working on the "Cheer and Jeer" column for APRIL. It is also known as "The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly." If there is anyone or anything you believe deserves recognition for either a positive or negative reason, now is the perfect opportunity to share your thoughts. CNBNews graphic file Send your remarks to [email protected] Everyone can participate. You need not be from Gloucester City. We also welcome comments from people living in neighboring communities or any state in the USA. DEADLINE IS, APRIL 14, 2024. WE appreciate your help. William E. Cleary Sr Editor Read more →


Unlocking the Content Creation Universe: Why Analytics Matter

In the bustling city of Gloucester, where local events and community stories weave into the rich tapestry of day-to-day life, there’s another narrative unfolding in the digital realm. Content creators, those vibrant personalities who entertain through live video content are finding new ways to connect with audiences far and wide. At the heart of this digital evolution, analytics tools are playing a crucial role in shaping the future of content creation. The cornerstone of successful content creation: understanding your audience Imagine trying to capture the essence of Gloucester's bustling community events and translating that into engaging content. It's no small... Read more →


Discovering Diamonds in The Rough

Imagine flipping through a virtual catalog of dreams where each page turn reveals another chance at stardom. That's essentially what modern online platforms, including the best onlyfans finder, have become for the modeling industry. It's in these digital arenas that aspiring models find themselves a step closer to being discovered by industry professionals. This transformative online revolution has flung open doors that were once guarded by gatekeepers, creating a democratic space where talent alone can propel one into the limelight. Bridging dreams and reality: the online revolution Online platforms have become a beacon of hope for those looking to break... Read more →


CNB MEDICAL: Alzeimer's Disease Facts Report

The Alzheimer’s Association has released its 2024 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figuresreport which provides an in-depth look at the latest statistics on Alzheimer’s. According to the report, there are currently 6.9 million people aged 65 and older living with Alzheimer’s in the United States. In Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania alone, 489,000 people live with Alzheimer’s and more than 768,000 family members and friends serve as their caregivers. Our new special report, Mapping a Better Future for Dementia Care Navigation, reveals that dementia caregivers find difficulties in navigating dementia care. Nationally, a majority of caregivers (70%) report that coordination of... Read more →


Exploring the Online Betting Landscape

Within the fast-paced digital world, the attraction to online betting, encompassing sports excitement, the strategic dynamics of casino games and the thrill of sports betting, is on the rise. Platforms like Betway are crafted to meet the modern sports fans' burgeoning interest in betting and casino gaming. These platforms offer a captivating, secure and varied betting environment that stands out. This article will touch on the appeal of both betting and casino gaming separately, and then examine the platforms that house both leisure activities under one roof. Delving into sports betting Sports betting remains a top pick for betting enthusiasts,... Read more →


MATIP FUNDS WILL HELP PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN MERCER COUNTY

(Trenton) – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced the grant solicitation period for the new FY24 Mobility and Transportation Innovation Pilot Program (MATIP) is open to local government and transit agencies in Mercer County with applications being accepted through May 31, 2024. “Growing up in Jersey City, I relied on public transportation to get me to where I needed to go, and I am happy to announce the Mobility and Transportation Innovation Pilot Program will fund projects that will make public transportation more accessible for our underserved communities and constituents in Mercer County,” NJDOT Acting Commissioner Fran... 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 →


Diamond Wedding Bands across Cultures: Traditions and Trends Worldwide

For years, diamonds have been associated with commitment and eternal love — a glimmering sign of the marriage bond. However, this manifestation of the symbol differs from one place to another because many different cultures bring their own customs and practices into their wedding bands. In this blog, we will go continent by continent to learn the cultural fabric that holds together the history of diamond wedding bands. The Western Affair with Diamonds In Western cultures, especially the US and Europe, engagement or bridal diamond rings became popular due to advertising campaigns, especially in the 20th century. Marketing activities made... 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 →


From Soil to Oil: The Journey of Cannabis Strains and Their Health Implications

The cannabis plant, with its complex chemical makeup and varied strains, has journeyed from the ancient soils of its origins to the modern laboratories where its oils are extracted for medicinal and therapeutic uses. This journey encapsulates centuries of agricultural evolution, scientific research, and sociopolitical changes that have collectively shaped the current landscape of cannabis usage for health and wellness. Understanding this journey, from the cultivation of diverse cannabis strains to the extraction and application of cannabis oil, is essential for recognizing its potential health implications. Cultivation and Strain Diversity Genetic Diversity and Cultivation Practices The foundation of cannabis’s journey... Read more →


Spring Opening Events for Sipping Season at New Jersey Wineries and Vineyards

Haddonfield, NJ - With Spring weather opening everything outdoors, there’s a Season Opening Event near you with the Garden State Wine Growers Association (GSWGA) ready to share the details. From just outside Philadelphia to minutes from New York City to the Jersey Shore, you don’t need to travel far for award-winning wine destinations and scenic vineyards that will remind you why New Jersey is the Garden State. Here is just a sampling of what’s happening in April: CENTRAL JERSEY: OLD YORK CELLARS 2024 SPRING PREVIEW Sunday, April 14, noon - 3 p.m. (Please RSVP on or before April 12 here.)... Read more →


How to Buy the Right Italian Leather Furniture For Your Home

If you’ve been eyeing Italian leather furniture for your home, then you’ve already made a good decision. Italian leather furniture is noted for being some of the finest on the planet, both in terms of style and comfort. It’s an investment that pays for itself time and time again, especially since it tends to last a long, long time with only minimal maintenance. If you’re in the market for Italian leather furniture, this article is for you. We’ll discuss some handy tips to ensure you end up with a piece that elevates the overall quality of your home. Consider Your... Read more →


PORT OF BALTIMORE SAFETY ZONE--MESSAGE FROM THE U.S. COAST GUARD

BALTIMORE, MD (March 27, 2024)(CNBNews)--Effective immediately, a safety zone is established for all navigable waters of the Chesapeake Bay within a 2,000-yard radius of the Francis Scott Key Bridge. The 948-foot Singapore-flagged vessel DALI struck the Francis Scott Key Bridge on March 26, 2024. The safety zone is intended to protect personnel, vessels, and the marine environment in these navigable waters. No vessel or person will be permitted to enter the safety zone without obtaining permission from the Captain of the Port (COTP) or a designated representative. The COTP is currently issuing a Broadcast Notice to Mariners (BNM) via VHF-FM... Read more →


Tickets on Sale for Philadelphia Theatre Week

THEATRE PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES 7TH ANNUAL PHILLY THEATRE WEEK WITH 11 DAYS FILLED WITH PAY WHAT YOU CAN PERFORMANCES, WORKSHOPS, READINGS AND COMMUNITY EVENTS Philadelphia, PA - Theatre Philadelphia is thrilled to announce the return of Philly Theatre Week featuring performances, readings, workshops, pre-sales and special events from April 4 to April 14, 2024. Now in its seventh year, Philly Theatre Week returns as the biggest theatre event of the year, returning to stages and venues in Philadelphia, Delaware, South Jersey, and surrounding counties. Audiences are invited to experience new works, world premieres, tried and true favorites, new companies - and... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Smoothie For a Cause

CraveWell Café to sell limited-edition smoothie in April for American Stroke Association in honor of five-year anniversary CraveWell Café, the fresh and ready to order café from husband and wife duo, Morgan and Deb Manchester, is set to celebrate their five year anniversary with a special smoothie. The smoothie, known as the Celebration Smoothie, made with Almond Milk, Banana, Almond Butter, Agave and Strawberries will be available for $5 at both CraveWell Malvern and Collegeville from April 1st through the end of the month. Proceeds from the Celebration Smoothie will go to the American Stroke Association, a cause close to... Read more →


The Art of Fine Dining at Casino Resorts

In the realm of indulgence and opulence, few experiences rival the exquisite pleasure of fine dining at casino resorts. It's a fusion of luxury, culinary mastery, and entertainment that leaves a lasting impression on every guest. At casino resorts, dining isn't merely a meal; it's an event, a celebration of gastronomy, and a journey through flavor. Luxury Ambiance Step into the world of an Ethereum casino resort and be transported to a realm where elegance meets extravagance. The ambiance of a fine dining establishment within these resorts is meticulously crafted to evoke a sense of grandeur and sophistication. From the... 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 →


EXCITING CHANGES AT TWENTY ONE PIPS BOARD GAME RESTAURANT IN ARDMORE

Ardmore, PA - Twenty One Pips is rolling the dice and raising the stakes for the Main Line's premiere board game restaurant and cafe in Ardmore. Owner Matt Hendricks is thrilled to announce exciting changes to elevate the space, food and drinks in time for the coming National Board Game Day and a busy spring season ahead. With help of Chef John Taus (Jet Hospitality), Twenty One Pips introduces a brand new dinner menu featuring globally inspired, snack-able comfort foods. Mushroom “calamari”, crab and chili flatbread, crab cake and Korean fried chicken sliders, raclette grilled cheese, fried cauliflower, and blistered... Read more →


U.S. Needs Wildland Firefighters More Than Ever

by Abe Streep for ProPublica, illustrations by Hokyoung Kim, special to ProPublica ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Black Butte is an inactive volcano that rises from the high desert in eastern Oregon. In May 2022, a turboprop plane approached its pine-blanketed slopes, carrying about 10 men wearing bulky Kevlar outfits. They were smokejumpers with the United States Forest Service, the agency that directs the majority of the nation’s efforts to manage wildfires. Within the vast and hierarchical fire service, smokejumpers occupy a... 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 →


Locating Lost Connections: A Guide to Finding Someone's Address

In today's digital age, finding someone's address might seem like a daunting task, especially when you have limited information available. However, with the right strategies and resources, it is possible to pinpoint nearly any address. Whether you're trying to reconnect with an old friend, locate a long-lost relative, or simply find the address of a new acquaintance, this guide will provide you with all the details you need to successfully find someone's address. Understanding the Different Methods to Find Someone's Address Finding someone's address can be approached in various ways, depending on the available information and the level of privacy... Read more →


THC Carts: How They Work and Why They're Popular

In recent years, THC cartridges, often referred to as "carts," have surged in popularity within the cannabis community. These discreet and convenient devices offer a portable and efficient way to consume THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), the psychoactive compound found in marijuana. In this comprehensive guide, we'll explore how THC carts work, why they've become increasingly popular, and the factors driving their widespread adoption among cannabis enthusiasts. Overview of THC Carts: THC cartridges are small, pre-filled containers typically filled with cannabis oil or distillate containing high levels of THC. They are designed to be attached to a compatible battery or vaporizer pen, allowing... Read more →


Are you an avid sports bettor looking to maximize your winnings? 

Look no further than line shopping, the art of finding the best odds in Arkansas sports betting. Line shopping is a strategic approach that compares odds offered by different sportsbooks to ensure you secure the most favorable bet. In this article, we will delve into the art of line shopping and provide effective strategies to enhance your chances of success. Understanding Line Shopping in Sports Betting Line shopping is not just about finding the best odds for a particular game; it's about finding the best odds consistently across multiple sportsbooks. The concept is simple: different sportsbooks may have different odds... Read more →


Great Value Honey Roasted Cashews Recalled from Walmart

ELGIN, IL - MARCH 12, 2024 - John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc (JBSS) announced today it is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of 8.25 oz Great Value Honey Roasted Cashews, because it may contain undeclared coconut and milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to coconut or milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product from the impacted best if used by date listed below. Potential affected products include the following details: Description: Great Value Honey Roasted Cashews Best if used by Jul 08 2025 GH2 (located on the bottom... Read more →


Creating Trust: How Provably Fair Technology Is Transforming Online Gambling

The online gambling industry is witnessing a remarkable evolution with the adoption of provably fair technology, instilling unprecedented levels of trust and transparency. This transformative approach allows players to verify the fairness of their gaming experience in real-time, marking a significant departure from traditional trust-based systems. This article delves into what provably fair technology is, its benefits for players, how users can verify game fairness, and provides illustrative case studies, including a nod to the best Tether casinos leveraging this technology. What Is Provably Fair Technology? Provably fair technology is an algorithmic mechanism integrated into the core of a casino... Read more →


Are Utah Doctors Performing Unnecessary Surgeries on Children?

A Utah Cleft Palate Team Says Its Approach Is Innovative. Others See a Pattern of Unnecessary Surgeries on Children. by Megan Rose ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Returning to his home state of Utah, where more babies are born with cleft lip and palate than is typical, Dr. Devan Griner made plans to open his own practice, joining the small cohort of plastic surgeons nationwide who treat the condition. As he recruited doctors to fill out a team in 2017, Griner had... Read more →


CELEBRATE NATIONAL MEATBALL DAY IN THE PHILADELPHIA REGION

Philadelphia, PA - National Meatball Day is fast approaching on Saturday, March 9th. Restaurants and bars around the Philadelphia region will celebrate the food holiday with specials, exclusive dishes, happy hours and deals to honor the famous Italian cuisine. Look for decades old family recipes with a new twist at Nipotina, classic Italian meatballs on special at Figo Ristorante, Sunday gravy style balls at SIN Steak Italian Nightlife, pepperoni meatballs and pizza at Revival Pizza Pub, meatball egg rolls and half off at Bar Jawn, and a special meatball day collaboration between Nipotina and SliCE at SliCE Italian Market. Full... Read more →


How Digital Platforms Keep Gloucester City Connected and Entertained

With the ever-changing landscape of technology, it’s no surprise that digital distribution services have revolutionized the way we access our entertainment and information. Gone are the days of wandering into a brick-and-mortar store hoping they have that new game, book, or album you've been eyeing. Today, a vast world of digital content waits at our fingertips, offering convenience and variety unmatched by our physical counterparts. In the heart of this digital evolution, certain platforms stand out for their comprehensive offerings, providing not just games and software but also books, music and movies. Moreover, these platforms often incorporate features like the... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Trader Joes Chick Soup Dumpling Products Recalled

FSIS Announcement WASHINGTON, March 2, 2024 – CJ Foods Manufacturing Beaumont Corporation, a Beaumont, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 61,839 pounds of steamed chicken soup dumpling products that may be contaminated with foreign materials, specifically hard plastic from a permanent marker pen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The steamed chicken soup dumplings were produced on Dec. 7, 2023. The following products are subject to recall [view labels]: 6-oz. boxes with plastic trays containing six pieces of “TRADER JOE’S Steamed Chicken Soup Dumplings” with lot codes “03.07.25.C1-1” and “03.07.25.C1-2” printed on the side... Read more →


Practical Tips for Integrating Quantum AI into Your Trading Routine

Quantum AI for predictive trading, a cutting-edge technology that marries the power of quantum computing with the insights of artificial intelligence, has the potential to completely transform the world of trading. By harnessing the incredible computational capabilities of quantum computers and the sophisticated algorithms of AI, traders can gain a significant edge in accurately forecasting market trends and making well-informed decisions. In this article, we will delve into practical tips for integrating Quantum AI into your trading routine, unlocking its benefits, navigating the challenges, and accurately measuring its success. Understanding Quantum AI: A Brief Overview Before delving into the practicalities... Read more →


Unlocking the metaverse: how crypto transforms asset ownership

The metaverse, a digital space where virtual and physical worlds come together, has fascinated both tech enthusiasts and visionaries. As this digital environment grows, the idea of owning things within the metaverse is becoming a significant focus. We'll explore questions like how you can own a part of the metaverse and understand the role of cryptocurrency in this transformation. This blog post takes a closer look at the metaverse and its developing economy, emphasizing the crucial role played by crypto. What is the metaverse? The metaverse, a term used to describe a collective virtual shared space, brings together augmented reality... Read more →


Information Regarding Senior Freeze & Tax Credit Info for New Jersey Residents

Senior Freeze: Property Tax Relief for Seniors and Disabled Persons The Senior Freeze property tax reimbursement program provides eligible seniors and disabled persons with reimbursements for property tax or mobile home park site fee increases. Applicants must be 65 or older as of December 31, 2022, or receiving federal Social Security disability benefits by that date. Applicants must also have owned their home by December 31, 2019 and have paid all property taxes for 2022 and 2023. The household income cap for the 2023 benefit is $163,050. The application deadline for the 2023 benefit is October 31, 2024. Learn More... Read more →


Collecting Vinyl Records: Tips for Beginners and Enthusiasts

For many, collecting vinyl records is more than just a hobby; it's a lifestyle. The thrill of hunting down a rare release, the joy of spinning a newly acquired LP, and the camaraderie among fellow collectors, all contribute to the unique allure of vinyl. Whether you're a novice just starting or an enthusiast looking to expand your collection, this guide from VinylBossMusic is here to provide valuable tips and insights to help you on your vinyl journey. Building Your Collection: Strategies for Finding Hidden Gems and Classics The first step in any vinyl quest is building a collection. But where... 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 →


How to Evaluate and Choose the Best Football Tipster for You

Looking for the best football tipster? It's not as simple as picking the one with the most wins. You've got to dig a little deeper, understand their strategies, and see if they align with your betting style. A good tipster can make all the difference in your betting success. But how do you separate the wheat from the chaff? You'll need to evaluate their track record, consistency, and value for money. Why You Need a Football Tipster Even if you're a serious football fan with in-depth knowledge about the game, you might wonder why you'd need a football tipster. Well,... Read more →


Donald C. Gibbs Jr., Longtime Nurse and EMT; K of C #674

West Deptford - passed away on February 15, 2024 at the age of 64. Predeceased by his wife of 41 years Karen Gibbs (Sbalcio); father Donald C. Gibbs, Sr., Survived by his cherished children, Brett (Julia) and Brittany Gibbs; devoted mother, Georgeanna Gibbs, dear sister Bridgett, Brenda (Steve) Erika (Dean), Nicole (Randy) and brother Kirk (Dawn). Loved by many cousins, nieces and nephews and in-laws. Donald graduated from nursing school in 1985 and worked as a Registered nurse since 1986. Before that Don worked as an EMT for North Wildwood Beach Patrol and he also worked as a Respiratory Therapist.... Read more →