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WE HEARD YOU! WHAT ARE THEY BUILDING? MOTHER NATURE, SPLENDERDIFEROUS

(CNBNews photo)-Gloucester City Police issued a ticket to the owner of the car above. The sign reads no parking Monday between 9:30 AM and 11 AM. Several weeks ago CNBNews took a picture of the same car parked at the same location, also on Monday. William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews YOUR COMPLAINTS WERE HEARD!—Several people submitted JEERS for our September Cheers and Jeers column complaining about the City of Gloucester not enforcing the no parking ordinances on days the street sweeper is operating in their neighborhood. It was pointed out in that Jeer in 2007 when we first wrote about... Read more →


Points to consider when shopping for bathroom sink bowls

(September 28, 2020)--You would want to have freedom and flexibility with choosing the right elements for your bathroom. Whether you go for a small or large scale upgrade, you may start with the sink area. Buying a sink can be the most exciting and overwhelming decision at the same time. You get so many varieties, starting from wall mounted to pedestal to undermount and top mount. The chances are you must have tried and tested most of them because they form a common sight in a lot of American homes. But you may be looking for a different option this time.... Read more →


How Much is a Scar Worth in a Lawsuit?

(September 28, 2020)--According to a study published by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), each year, more than 100 million people develop scars, and 70 percent of all scars occur in children. Scars can cause considerable problems, and each year they are the cause of 25 million operations after a trauma. Scars are also the reason for 55 million elective operations each year. Scars can not only cause unpleasant symptoms. They can also be distressing and disfiguring. They can also lead to psychological issues and be disabling. After you have been injured, you may be able to seek additional compensation in... Read more →


Create a Warm & Welcoming Ambiance with Kids Posters and Baby’s Room Décor Tips from Experts

(September 28, 2020)--Welcoming your newly born baby to his home is an exciting and a never-before experience for the new parents. Decorating your baby’s room could be an ecstatic and euphoric experience for the parents-to-be. You must be busy with preparations for the sweet arrival of your newborn. You wish to make sure that everything is perfect for your baby’s room. You have the liberty to decorate your little one’s room the way you wish to and remember to focus on getting creative and see the amazing ideas roll. If you are not inherently creative or slightly confused thanks to the... Read more →


Top Alternatives to a Night Out at College

(September 28, 2020)--The stereotypical college social life might be focused on clubbing and nights out. However, not every teenager enjoys partying until dawn every day. If you are worried about the college experience or are simply looking to have a break from non-stop dancing, here is a list of some of the top alternatives to drinking at college. Digital Casinos and Betting If you are not keen on heading out on the town every night, and yet still want to enjoy a similar experience, you should consider the benefits of digital casinos. While giving you the same opportunity to gamble as... Read more →


EPA Water Treatment Facility Coming to Gloucester City; Cost $7.8 Million

EPA Water Treatment Facility to clean radiologically impacted soil will be built in North Gloucester City on the old Gloucester Terminal employees parking lot, King Street between Essex and Warren Streets. The estimated completion day is late 2021; the cost is $7.8 million. (CNBNews photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY—As part of the continual cleanup of the Welsbach Facility, formerly located at King and Essex Streets, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a permit equivalency application to divert water from 16 excavations utilizing sumps and trenches with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Agency (DEP).... Read more →


CONSUMER TIP: What to do when someone steals your identity/video

September 25, 2020 by Traci Armani Consumer Education Specialist, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Did someone use your personal information to open up a new mobile account or credit card? Or maybe buy stuff with one of your existing accounts? Or did they file for unemployment or taxes in your name? That’s identity theft. If any of this happened to you, the FTC wants to help you stop the damage and start recovering. Learn more by watching this video: Not sure whether someone has stolen your identity? Check out these clues that someone is using your information. If your... Read more →


How to Build and Grow Social Media Presence for your Business

Social Media We could say the very name is now a misnomer. Social media is no longer merely a platform for greeting and exchanging information with loved ones and acquaintances. The applications of this versatile tool have blossomed and branched out into many diverse fields of human activity. It is no longer a mere medium of social interaction as the name implies. One of these new applications is in business, in business marketing to be more precise. We highlight below some of the best social media tips for your business. This article is focusing on the formal business sector; how businesses,... Read more →


Caller ID Spoofing- Don't Hang On, Hang Up

Gloucester Township Police Community Bulletin: What is Caller ID Spoofing? Spoofing is when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller ID display to disguise their identity. Scammers often use neighbor spoofing so it appears that an incoming call is coming from a local number, or spoof a number from a company or a government agency that you may already know and trust. If you answer, they use scam scripts to try to steal your money or valuable personal information, which can be used in fraudulent activity. Watch the video and click through the tabs to learn more about... Read more →


NJBIA Disgusted with Murphy and Legislators: 'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH'

NJBIA President & CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement regarding the passage of the FY2021 revised budget today by the full Senate and Assembly. Gloucestercitynews.net files “The fiscal year 2021 budget is an irresponsible budget that will have long lasting effects on New Jersey’s continued inability to be regionally competitive and affordable. This budget will cost taxpayers for generations to come, as it exacerbates an already insurmountable debt load. And all this under the guise of providing tax relief. “A budget that settles on needless borrowing, excessive spending and completely avoidable tax increases is yet another major hit to New... Read more →


Boat rentals – Things to keep in mind

(September 26, 2020)--The concept of boat rentals is gaining popularity today! It's a popular way for kids and their parents to enjoy quality time and witness water adventures. Today, you will come across several boat manufacturers and brands that have endless sizes and styles of boats. The question is which boat rental is correct for you. If you want to know this, you have to keep a few factors in mind. How does the boat rental function? Have you decided on the activity that you want to try out? That will determine the boat rental. Do you find water skiing interesting?... Read more →


Federico Solmi: The Bacchanalian Ones

On view November 2, 2020 – January 9, 2021 GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan University Art Gallery presents The Bacchanalian Ones, an exhibition that investigates the contradictions and inaccuracies in historical narratives that have led society to a chaotic era of misinformation, corruption, and hypocrisy. On view by appointment from November 2, 2020 – January 9, 2021, The Bacchanalian Oneswill feature augmented reality-based artworks, a new virtual reality project, paintings, and never before seen video animations from artist Federico Solmi. In The Bacchanalian Ones, Solmi presents his ghoulish, satirical depictions of political leaders, colonial rulers, and historical explorers as indulgent devotees of... Read more →


VIDEO: Anarchists in Kentucky Supported by Louisville Bail Initiative

CNBNews Staff Louisville, Kentucky (Sept. 25, 2020)-- Anarchists unload signs and weapons from a U-Haul following the announcement on Wednesday, Sept. 23, that officers Sgt. Jon Mattingly and Detective Miles Cosgrove who fired their weapons at Breonna Taylor’s home were deemed justified in the shooting. Det. Brett Hankison, was charged with first-degree wanton endangering the lives of people inside the apartment next door. The main stream media reported the protests following the Grand Jury's decision were spontaneous. However, according to the Gateway Pundit, the rioters were actually being supported by the Louisville Bail Initiative . Holly Zoller, a member of the... Read more →


PA Republican Legislator Seek US Supreme Court's Intervention in Ballot Dispute

By Steve Bittenbender | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The U.S. Supreme Court may end up reviewing the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision to extend the deadline for mailed ballots to be received and counted in this year’s general election. Gloucestercitynews.net files Related: A sample of Election Fraud across the country On Tuesday, Pennsylvania’s House and Senate Republican caucuses asked the state’s top court for a stay so it can make an appeal to the federal court. Last week, in a split ruling, a majority of justices sided with the Democratic Party leaders who requested additional time for election officials... Read more →


What Makes A Headphone Audiophile Quality

Headphones have become just as advanced as the smartphones and tablets they are attached to. Whether you’re an avid music listener, a gamer or you’re just someone who loves a good pair of headphones with excellent sound quality you should check out the the budget audiophile headphone list at Audio Direct. Just because you’re buying headphones doesn’t mean you have to invest in any old pair of headphones that will get the job done. After all, you can have a high-quality product that transforms your listening experience. What should you look for in good quality headphones? Better yet, what makes a... Read more →


Expiration Dates for Commercial Driver Licenses, Learner Permits Extended by MVC

TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) today announced the expiration dates for all valid New Jersey commercial driver licenses (CDLs) and commercial learner permits (CLPs) that expired on or after March 1, 2020 have been extended to December 31, 2020. In addition, medical certifications for valid CDL and CLP holders have been extended, dependent on expiration dates. Medical certifications that expired on or after March 1, 2020 but before June 1, 2020have been extended until October 31, 2020. Medical certifications that expired on or after June 1, 2020 have been extended to December 31, 2020. “Commercial drivers are... Read more →


OP-ED: Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month:

Submitted by Summit Oaks Hospital Breaking the Stigma Together Each month we recognize, observe and celebrate all of the designated National Awareness Months in unique and different ways. Our focus shifts from topic to topic, by addressing mental health and substance use disorders. In doing so, we engage ongoing discussions with our communities and among ourselves to find new ways to break the negative stigmas attached to seeking treatment. This month, like many of our partners and provider networks, we are recognizing Suicide Awareness and Prevention with hopes that we can provide an opportunity for comfort and healing to those who... Read more →


Benefits of Feeding Acidophilus Dog Probiotics to Your Pup 

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020--All bacteria are not as harmful as evident from probiotics, which are helpful bacteria that improve dog health. These bacteria occur naturally in the digestive tracts and available as supplements that can help your dog Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files develop a robust immune system that can take care of several health issues related to digestive tract and allergies. Different species of probiotics like Lactobacillus, Streptococcus, Bifidobacterium, and Enterococcus are present in the intestine. Additional supplements can help maintain the right levels that ensure good health, especially during and after antibiotic and steroid treatments. The best probiotics for dogs are available... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Beware of Free Trial Offers

September 22, 2020 by Lisa Lake Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Getting free stuff is cool…until it isn’t free. It is decidedly uncool when, after luring you in with “free trials” for products you might like, a company hits you with surprise charges during the supposedly “free” trial period. In a complaint filed in federal court, the FTC alleges that NutraClick, which marketed dietary supplements and beauty products through paid subscription programs, broke the law by not making it clear exactly when its free trials ended and the billing began. NutraClick offered samples of its products as part of an 18- or... Read more →


Weatherization Program Helps Delawareans Invest in Their Homes

Program is Free to Delaware Families Who Qualify It’s time for Delawareans to prepare their homes for winter weather. The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control offers the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) at no cost to qualified low-income families to reduce energy costs. DNREC encourages Delaware homeowners and renters to review the eligibility guidelines athttps://de.gov/wap to then receive a free energy audit. An auditor will determine the services to improve the energy efficiency of the homes. Typical services include air-sealing, insulation, heating system repair, lighting upgrades and minor repairs that are necessary to complete energy-saving measures. Last year, 195... Read more →


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Dems Trying to Claim Ownership of the Supreme Court

The Democratic Party is trying to claim ownership of the Supreme Court and prevent President Trump from appointing a true conservative to the bench. This is the difference between Democrats and Republicans. The Democratic Party always believes they are owed something. This is not how the Supreme Court works. The Supreme Court doesn’t owe anyone anything. The Supreme Court is there to lawfully, and faithfully, uphold our Constitution. That is the beauty of the Supreme Court, it doesn’t belong to a political party. I like to say nothing from the left surprises me anymore but this weekend hit a new low... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Catholic Nominees To High Court Face Bias 

September 22, 2020 Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Senate Democrats who will vote on the next nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court: According to multiple news reports, the two leading candidates to fill the opening on the U.S. Supreme Court are Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa. Both federal judges are Catholic. This raises a serious issue: In the event that either woman is nominated, senators who have shown a bias against Catholics being seated on the federal bench should recuse themselves. There are five Democrats who are already tainted. Their remarks were made... Read more →


The Electrical Inspection Electrical Installation of Properties

(September 23, 2020)--Qualified engineers (Electricians) know almost everything with detail and how to get benefits form the best executions plans to achieve your objectives form fast result oriented ideas. Almost everything is belonging to the interest’s levels of the people and to give some inspirations to make sure about best quality features and to get the best responsive feedbacks. There are numerous plans and useful strategies which can be following and adopted to make perfect plans and to get the fast meaningful results. Importance of Electrical Safety Regulations No one can deny the importance and the role of the EICR certificates.... Read more →


Investors Bank To Hold 11th Annual NJ Art of Thriving Not-for-Profit Conference Virtually

Boomer Esiason Boomer Esiason, Football Legend and Founder of The Boomer Esiason Foundation, to Keynote Short Hills, New Jersey (September 22, 2020) – Investors Bank is hosting its annual New Jersey Art of Thriving Not-for-Profit Conference virtually this year, to protect everyone’s health and safety. The 11th annual conference will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, September 29, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The Investors New Jersey Art of Thriving conference was developed more than a decade ago to give not-for-profits an opportunity to network with other professionals and discuss best practices in building alliances with corporations, foundations, and potential... Read more →


NJ SHARES & Volunteers of America Delaware Valley Expand SMART Program

Camden, N.J. – Volunteers of America Delaware Valley (VOADV) and New Jersey SHARES Inc. (NJ SHARES) are expanding their partnership by making their SHARES Mortgage Assistance Rent or Taxes (SMART) Program available to both Camden County and Atlantic County residents in need. “The SMART Program is designed to help individuals facing foreclosure or eviction help steer them back on a path of self-sustained living,” explained Cheryl Stowell, CEO of NJ SHARES. “By expanding into Atlantic County, our partnership with VOADV allows us to reach even more of our New Jersey residents in need while helping to restore stability to these households... Read more →


*19th Annual Camden Diocesan Virtual Blue Mass Tuesday, September 29

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--Due to the current restrictions due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Bishop Dennis Sullivan, Bishop of Camden has graciously agreed to celebrate the 2020 Camden Diocesan Blue Mass via Live Stream on Tuesday, September 29 at 10:30 am. Please join in with the celebration for the sacrifice and dedication of the law enforcement and first responders in the Camden Diocese. During these difficult times for law enforcement, it is a prayer that will make us better and stronger. All are invited to join us in the live stream of 19th Annual Camden Diocesan Blue Mass on the Camden Diocese YouTube,... Read more →


Owner of JC Business Center Charged with Filing Bogus Tax Returns for Clients

PHILADELPHIA PA --A multi-count indictment returned by the federal grand jury was unsealed on September 17, 2020. The indictment charged Jean Coq, of Philadelphia, PA, with filing false income tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service. According to the indictment, Jean Coq was the operator of JC Business Center, a tax preparation business in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The indictment alleges that Jean Coq prepared and filed false federal income tax returns for tax years 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. Jean Coq filed these tax returns claiming fictitious or falsely inflated Schedules A, Itemized Deductions, for client-taxpayers. The Schedules A claimed inflated state... Read more →


Regional Autism Provider Continues Expansion with New Bala Cynwyd Site

NeurAbilities Healthcare will open an autism treatment facility in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., on October 1 as part of a larger expansion. Pictured: Kaori Nepo, PhD, BCBA-D, director of behavioral services for NeurAbilities’ Pennsylvania programs, and a young visitor (photographed prior to COVID-19 pandemic and staff masking requirements). South Jersey-based NeurAbilities Healthcare is growing, with a recent King of Prussia (Pa.) addition and more sites planned (VOORHEES, N.J., and BALA CYNWYD, PA.----Sept. 21, 2020) A regional provider of healthcare services for people with autism and other neurological conditions will open a new treatment facility in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., on October 1. The... Read more →


A Recipe For Successfully Digitizing Your Business

by Claire Alexander (NAPSI)—Technology can accelerate business outcomes virtually overnight. But today, with so many options available, choosing what to buy can be a daunting task. Even at big companies, IT departments can spend up to 22 months researching, testing and vetting software only to discover their selection doesn’t end up meeting expectations or needs. So, how do resource-strapped small businesses find the best technology for their operation, fast? Consider it like baking a cake—follow a few steps in the right order, and an appealing option can appear. Step 1: Pinpoint your flavor profile. Start by outlining the exact issues you... Read more →


The Importance of Cybersecurity Standards With Law Firms  

(CNBNews)(September 22, 2020)--Legal services are founded on confidentiality and privacy, and the attorney-client relationship is based on it. The profession significantly relies on information and knowledge. With lawyers having access to highly sensitive information from intellectual property to trade secrets, protection of this information is paramount. Regardless of the kind of information law firms have access to, many law firms either do not prioritize cybersecurity or cannot afford it. For this reason, law firms have become targets of cyberattacks. Alec Light provides IT services in Fort Myers with ITNS. Alec shares insights on how law firms can protect client information with... Read more →


CNBNews Boxing: Unbeaten Zhang Signs Promotional Deal with Matchroom

Zhang Zhilei (photo)has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom – a deal that sees Eddie Hearn’s promotional outfit appointed as the sole promoter of the Chinese star. The unbeaten China Heavyweight (21-0 16 KOs) has returned to action in November in Monte Carlo, Monaco with a ten-round win over Andriy Rudenko seeing Zhang pick up the WBO Oriental title for the third time – Zhang now sits at #11 with the WBO and #12 with the IBF as he aims to convert his prolific amateur career in the pro game. ‘Big Bang’ is in New Jersey training for his return to... Read more →


The "Waiting Package” Phishing Scam

September 21, 2020 by Ari Lazarus Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Phishing scams can be hard to spot. For example, we’ve been hearing about one where people get a text message saying that there’s a package waiting for them, and asking them to click a link to learn more. Sounds innocent enough, right? Unfortunately not. Gloucestercitynews.net files The messages are coming from scammers. In some cases, they’re targeted at college students. In that version, scammers text returning students to say there’s a package waiting for them — sometimes claiming it’s been waiting since last spring, when many students had to go home... Read more →


*2020 Virtual Paws for the Cause Event

The month-long Paws for the Cause virtual event is less than a month away! Have you registered yet? If not, you can do so online now! Whether you and your dog have joined us in the past for a walk on campus, or you have a cat and are participating this year for the first time, supporting Paws for the Cause is a wonderful way to make a difference and raise much-needed funds for cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center. There are no requirements or activity tracking necessary. Participation is simple - just pay your one-time registration fee and start... Read more →


10 Ways To Empower Yourself Through Your Natural Hair

(September 21, 2020)--Black Lives Matter has been trending on social media the last few months but it is beyond Black Out Tuesday and hashtags. The movement has helped gain awareness for racism all over the world – not just police crime but just in our everyday lives. In the workplace, at college, amongst our friends, there are so many ways we can help empower black people and help them feel more equal. The fight is far from over. Waiting for the world to become aware is one thing, but you can empower yourself by embracing your roots, your history but also... Read more →


Tips for Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Home

(September 21, 2020)--Disinfecting and cleaning are a portion of an all-inclusive passageway to counter contagious diseases at your residence. Both of them do not prefer the same process. Cleaning is the process where we can say the germs are removed or excluded from your home, whereas disinfectants assassinate the germs. Cleaning operates by physically applying soap and water to remove the germs from coverings. On the other hand, disinfectant functions by using chemicals to eliminate the germs. Disinfecting carries out a one-hand process of removing the germs and does not involve washing any dirty surfaces. The tips cultured below will help... Read more →


Four legitimate data entry jobs that are available online

(September 21, 2020)--Some people are comfortable working in an office while others prefer working from the comfort of their homes. If you are searching for a home-based job, you should consider being an online data entry operator. This is a job that attracts many people since it does not need too much training or a precise professional background. You only need a few skills to start entering data into a computer system. Many people continue competing for the best online data entry jobs available on Dormzi. One of the issues that this industry faces is scammers. As people try to find... Read more →


Your Wireless Device Can Help Your Budget

Your wireless service may help you save more money than you realize. (NAPSI)—Though the COVID-19 pandemic continues to shake the worldwide economy, with the right guidelines and continued social distancing, many Americans are cautiously optimistic about a better future. For now, however, personal and business budgets are still tight, and a number of people are looking for where they might be able to save a few extra dollars. For example, you could cut your cable and watch TV free with an antenna or stream on your computer. Buy generic rather than name-brand computers and accoutrements. Unsubscribe from online shopping sites you... Read more →


CNB Hunting New Jersey: Division To Stock Dog Training Areas in October

September 21, 2020 Peyton Cleary (CNBNews files) The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife will stock eleven (11) Wildlife Management Area dog training areas prior to the November 7 opening of the pheasant/quail season. Chukars will be stocked instead of pheasants as a cost-saving measure. The 880 chukars are stocked for dog training purposes only and cannot be fired upon. As in past years, dog training is permitted on the day before the opening of the small game season (Friday, November 6). The birds will be stocked late Friday afternoons for training on the following Saturdays: October 3, 10, 17, and... Read more →


Older dating: Top 5 Tips to Find love later in life

(September 21, 2020)--Younger people often have misguided opinions about those who are older. Common amongst these is that once you reach a certain age you lose interest in relationships. When this sudden drop in libido supposedly kicks in is a little vague: somewhere beyond 40 … maybe 50 … approaching retirement? Obviously, like so many stereotypes, the reality bears no resemblance to the wild rumors. Mature singles represent a huge demographic. In the USA alone, there are over 40 million over the age of 65, and sites like wantmatures adult dating soaring in popularity. Many of these seniors are divorced or... Read more →


Expanding your Business in Turkey: Why Work with an Umbrella Company?

(September 21, 2020)--A dynamic and culturally diverse hub, Turkey is home to 13 World Heritage Sites and some of the most ancient and most significant sites in all of human history. Today, it stands at the crossroads between the Eastern Flag of Turkey courtesy of unsplash.com and Western civilizations and provides investors with countless opportunities for expansion. Whether you decide to set up a full-fledged company to do business in Turkey or to arrange for a small team to handle on-site operations, you may find your grasp on recruitment and payroll in Turkey to be insufficient. This is where an umbrella... Read more →


Phone Scammers Active in Gloucester Township and the South Jersey Region

The Gloucester Township Police released the following information regarding phone scammers trying to steal the money from residents with bogus statements. We've recently received a report of an employee, who works at a business in GT, who received a phone call at their work desk from someone claiming they were from Salem County Sheriff's Department. The very convincing scammer advised that they failed to show up for jury duty, and had a $2,000 warrant for their arrest. The potential victim left work to acquire the money for the warrant, but was stopped by co-workers after they researched current phone scams on... Read more →


5 Factors That Will Drive The Popularity Of Online Sports Betting 

Image Source (September 21, 2020)--Although sports betting has existed in many parts of the world since then, it was on May 14, 2018, that the U.S. legalized sports betting across many states. It leads to adding eleven more states on the list like New York, Nevada, and New Jersey. Moreover, other states are still under pending legislation and might find the light at the end of the tunnel. With this, better days are coming talking about the future of sports betting. Today, you can see that most notable sports have existed not only because of the players but because of the... Read more →


Tips for Saving Your Money while Shopping

(September 21, 2020)--From your daily meals to different purchases, a big chunk of your money goes to shopping. Especially now that shopping is one tap away, adding items to your cart seems to be easier than ever. However, you want to be smart in every purchase you make. This means, your goal is to save money as much as you can while shopping. Here are some few tips to help you get started. Plan Ahead Before heading to your favorite store, make sure to create a list of what you need to buy. By doing this, you’re saving yourself from overbuying.... Read more →


A Good Idea For Gloucester City's Riverfront! ...How About A Nine-Hole Golf Course?

(CNBNEWS)-ST. LOUIS (September 2020)-— The Carter Carburetor plant in north St. Louis, one of the city’s most high-profile Superfund sites, is on the cusp of redevelopment, likely as a golf course, driving range and putt-putt green for inner-city kids. The chief of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is set to announce on Wednesday that the land, once home to a booming factory, now razed and remediated, will be handed over to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, which operates a club next door. The Gateway PGA Reach Foundation will help with the redevelopment and aims to start an... Read more →


Historical American Newspapers Publish Significant News Of Our Society In A New Way

By Dorothy York, President and CEO of North American Precis Syndicate (NAPS) To know the history of American newspapers is to know the history of the United States. Some of the longest running newspapers, that helped shape this great nation, date back to prior to the American Revolution, founded during colonial times. Newspapers have been preserved in the archives of the Library of Congress for research purposes and to keep the documentation of historically significant events that have made up the fabric of our present civilized society. Chronicling America is a site produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP), a... Read more →