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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, all motorists are strongly encouraged to stay off the roads, particularly Sunday night and Monday. The safest place to be is at home. The commercial... Read more →


Instagram Success Tips : Gaining Instagram Followers Faster

Social media is already an internet giant and it is only getting bigger than ever. According to statistics, an average internet user spends 2.5 hours scrolling on social media platforms daily. These stats are shared by more than 3.5 billion people all over the world. There are many purposes these billions of people are active in, from casual to professional. Among the professional reasons, getting viral and marketinģ are on the top. Social media marketing is on the rise and many are getting famous through different online platforms. Instagram has turned out to be a globally favorite platform for both purposes. To succeed in such purposes, you need engagement which comes from having a good amount of followers. Here is a guide that will help... Read more →


Honest Paws: Why President Biden's Dog Keeps Acting Out

News of President Biden's dog having a rough adjustment to life in the White House came out last week, with the information that the dog bit someone inside the home, and did his outside business, well, inside. Only 3 Presidents (including Donald Trump) did not have a White House dog. So what's up? One vet gave us her opinion. "It’s not surprising that the Bidens’ dogs are having a bit of trouble adjusting to life in the White House. In fact, it would be more surprising if the dogs weren’t bothered at all. Think about the experience from a human perspective first: if you would find it stressful to move to another state, to another home much different than what you were used to, with... Read more →


CNB CONSUMER TIPS: Sixty Home Improvement Ideas In Sixty Seconds

For those who have an abundance of extra time on their hands due to the COVID19 isolation restrictions, which are keeping us at home, you may be ready to tackle those DIY projects after much procrastination. Using supplies around the house or by ordering those online, time may be productively spent on brightening up our homes, making those safer, more energy efficient and more enjoyable to live in. With a little ingenuity and creativity we can make some easy, low budget, long lasting, family-friendly changes. For those handy people who want to keep calm and carry on during the quarantine and like to tinker with tools, paint decoratively, spruce up kitchens and bathrooms, make better use of space or beautify their backyards, here are the... Read more →


HELP WANTED: PATRON SERVICES ASSOCIATE

Kimmel Center, Inc. Patron Services Associate Department: Ticket Philadelphia Reports to: Patron Services Manager Status: Non-exempt, Part-time About Ticket Philadelphia Ticket Philadelphia is the official ticket seller for shows presented at the Kimmel Center, the Academy of Music and the Merriam Theatre. Our contact center, box office, and website provide exceptional customer service for all events on the Kimmel Center Campus. Ticket Philadelphia provides services for Kimmel Center Resident Companies including The Philadelphia Orchestra, The Philly Pops, The Pennsylvania Ballet, as well as other local cultural organizations including Capitol Philharmonic of New Jersey. Open 7 days a week, Ticket Philadelphia contact center manages an average of 300-800 calls per day and tickets over 1,800 events per year. Summary: The Patron Services Associate is responsible for providing superlative customer service... Read more →


How to Make Traveling with Asthma Easy & Stress-Free

Having a chronic disease can interfere with several aspects of your regular life. It can become even more debilitating when you have a serious respiratory disorder, such as asthma. Whether you’re planning an outing with your friends or going on a solo vacation, the thought of having your next asthma attack always lingers at the back of your mind. But this doesn’t mean asthma should stop you from traveling and exploring faraway places. It’s a fairly common respiratory disorder that affects roughly 25 million people in the U.S. This means living a normal life and traveling with asthma shouldn’t be exceptionally difficult. However, if you have asthma, the thought of traveling to an unfamiliar place can send chills down your spine. What if the high... Read more →


The State of Maryland Opens "Special COVID19 Vaccine Clinic" Just for Latinos

While many Maryland residents wait patiently to receive their government-funded COVID-19 vaccine, the state’s two biggest counties—both illegal immigrant sanctuaries—have launched a “special clinic” to inoculate 600 Latinos a week. The exclusive operation will be stationed at the Adventist HealthCare facility in Takoma Park, which is situated in Montgomery County, Maryland’s most populous. The shots will also be offered to Latinos who live in nearby Prince George’s County. Recipients will be “preselected” by an area open borders group, Casa de Maryland, and a Latino Health Initiative launched by Montgomery County two decades ago. In a statement announcing the venture public officials claim that it will help overcome inequities in the vaccine rollout as well as general health disparities that plague poor minority communities. Judicial Watch... Read more →


WDVR-FM Radio Show to Honor Music Producer Carmen Verderosa

RARITAN, N.J., April 8, 2021 – Musicians representing 15 acts from New Jersey will perform in a tribute radio broadcast on April 21 to honor Carmen Verderosa, an accomplished sound engineer, music producer and owner of Woodrock Studios LLC. Verderosa of Lebanon, N.J. was 54 years old when he passed away from Covid-19 in February. The show will broadcast on WDVR-FM 89.7 hosted by DJ Andy Kin from 6-8 p.m. on April 21 and will stream on www.wdvrvolunteers.org/live. The tribute will feature original songs written and produced by Verderosa, and performances by several of the bands he loved representing a range of music genres including solo acoustic, R&B, metal and rock. Band members and Verderosa’s wife Kathy Pettigrew Krautsieder will add their personal stories about... Read more →


Guidelines for Newbies in Bitcoins

History If you are new to Bitcoin cryptocurrency then this article is a must for you to read. Before using anything it is very important to know about the risks associated with that. Same is applicable to the users of the Bitcoins cryptocurrencies so that they can prevent themselves from unfortunate and uncertain situations. Bitcoin cryptocurrency is very volatile and unstable in nature. This elusiveness of Bitcoin cryptocurrency makes it very risky and it is very compulsory for the users to know about the details of risk associated with the trading and marketing of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. Logging in Bitcoins Login to Bitcoin to propensity is very easy and requires two step verification for proper security check and avoid malicious activities from unwanted uses. Once... Read more →


How Are People Forming Mining Pools For Getting Bitcoins: Digital Currencies

The greater the number of amateurs of cryptocurrencies who turn to mine pools, the more hazardous this method of mining is. It is straightforward. The possible gains rise in communication with the amount and render capacity of the members, such that other people will benefit from it in ways that are less than permissible or appropriate. Centralization of power, although an apparently normal competition-driven mechanism, caused Bitcoin to move away from how it was meant to be. You can visit the bitcoin prime review for more information. Are Mining Pools Safe? The way people used to mine gold in the past required a lot of dedication and hard work, people in the field of digital currency also have to mine for bitcoins or any other... Read more →


Some Ways To Make Money from Trading Cryptocurrency

Everyone gets into the advanced money field to get cash, yet not all end up doing that. Numerous people either give up on the way or fall into a type of trap with the rising cases of crypto stunts. Believe it or not, there is a fundamentally unassuming pack of methodologies you can get real money with cryptographic types of cash other than the obvious strategy for trade. We, thusly, have decided to research a bit of the shown strategies for how to acquire cash with advanced cash; we found some, notwithstanding, be ensured that you'll see them extraordinarily extraordinary. Buy and HODL This is the most notable technique for acquiring cash from advanced monetary standards. Most monetary sponsors buy coins like Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum,... Read more →


The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Inducts New Members

BATON ROUGE, LA (04/06/2021)-- The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Sarah Florence of Hammonton (08037) at Youngstown State University Brian Hochstuhl of Maple Shade (08052) at Widener University Stacey Culbreath of Sicklerville (08081) at Widener University They are among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors are eligible for membership. Graduate students in the top 10 percent of the number of candidates for graduate degrees may also qualify, as... Read more →


Practical Ways to Take Care of Your Bitcoins in Your Personal Portfolio

It is important to diversify one's personal portfolio. We're not even just talking regarding reinvesting within a particular equity investment; we're speaking regarding diversification across the whole of your investments. Based on your risk profile and career interests, this may mean having assets, seed funding, passive income, blockchain, and etc. That is correct; we said it. In essence, a cryptocurrency is a form of digital currency There's no argument that cryptocurrency is rising in popularity as a mode of cash. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are getting more popular and coordinated. Regardless of the fact that we don't tend to have cryptocurrency representation in any of our portfolios at the present, we didn't reveal to you that you don't have cryptocurrency in your name... or, in... Read more →


Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia

Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, /PRNewswire/ -- The Cordish Companies Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia, the new world-class gaming, hotel, dining, and entertainment destination located in the heart of the Philadelphia Stadium District opened in February. The opening marks another major milestone for the Company as the next Live! branded casino to open in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Live! Casino Pittsburgh opened in Hempfield Township, PA, in November 2020. The Cordish Companies' Principal Reed Cordish, Cordish Gaming Group President Rob Norton, and Executive Vice President Joe Billhimer were joined at a ribbon-cutting ceremony by Philadelphia City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson (Second District), and numerous business, tourism and community leaders from the region. The ceremony was hosted by Philadelphia fan favorite Ron Jaworski, formerly of the... Read more →


The Top 10 Bitcoin And Crypto Investing Sites

Investing in Bitcoin is not an easy procedure especially for a beginner. He needs to know a lot to make wise decisions in a volatile market as cryptocurrency. Whether you are going to invest in Bitcoin or want to transfer money from your bank account somewhere and convert it to Bitcoin, you need to understand the complete procedure. Let’s try to understand it. Top 10 Most Popular Bitcoin And Crypto Investing Sites Have a look at the list of the 10 most popular Bitcoin and Crypto sites. Coinbase Gemini BlockFi Robinhood eToro Bitcoin IRA Hitbtc.com Binance Kraken Coinmama.com Coinbase It is the most recognized exchange for cryptocurrency as it facilitates you to invest directly with USD. You can currently purchase Bitcoin, Litecoin, Etherium, and more... Read more →


Why Invest in a Solution: 7 Benefits of Inventory Management Software

Try to imagine: you go straight to the office on a Monday morning, looking forward to fulfilling a customer’s order only to meet several problems your way. You are out of stock, and the warehouse sits unorganized. Deliverables are going out late, and clients are already calling you! Avoid all of these with a solution: inventory management software. Operating an inventory management system without the help of software is a difficult task. Modern technology can help ease your managerial burden. With platforms’ use, your business can stay at the top of the game and have the edge over competitors. Read more of inventory management software’s benefits below: Efficiency and Accuracy in Inventory For retailers, inventory can only be accurate for about 63% most of the... Read more →


Paleo Playdate April 14

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:00 AM-10:45 AM Calling curious kiddos! Grab your favorite plastic dinosaur, stuffed animal or toy bug and join us for a playful preschool party. Ages 3 to 6 Have some fun with Academy experts and other young natural history fans for a very special science story time. Each week will feature new stories, new hands-on activities to try at home and room to move and explore. Everyone can chat, play and show off their knowledge, and you’ll meet a new special guest each week! Whether you’d like to learn more about dinosaurs or dioramas, or if you just dream of becoming a scientist, our experts will be ready to answer your questions and have some fun. Paleo Playdate was developed for... Read more →


FanDuel Sportsbook Opens at Bally's Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. /PRNewswire/ -- In March, FanDuel Group and Bally's Corporation (NYSE: BALY) held the grand opening of their FanDuel Sportsbook inside Bally's Atlantic City Hotel & Casino in New Jersey. (PRNewsfoto/FanDuel Group,Bally's Corporation) The FanDuel Sportsbook at Bally's Atlantic City is conveniently located by the Northern boardwalk casino entrance and as customers enter, they will be greeted by two large video walls and multiple betting kiosks. The inside of the sportsbook features a central 25-foot-wide state-of-the-art LED video wall, flanked by two 10-foot-wide LED video walls on either side and 10 video displays so fans will never miss out on the action. Fans can place sports wagers at five betting windows or use one of twenty IGT PlaySports self-serve betting kiosks. FanDuel will... Read more →


Absence of Perils and Tax: Making Bitcoins shine

What is the basic Concept of Bitcoin? The basic concept of Bitcoin cryptocurrency is based on a phenomenon that people need a platform where they can work in a very independent manner without the involvement of any government officials or Bank systems so that they can avoid unnecessary tax payments and sudden loss of their money. Potential hazards associated with Bitcoins All the Bitcoin cryptocurrency is not very safe but one thing which is very clear is that cryptocurrency works in a very independent fashion and the owner of the whole scenario is the person who is using this platform. The most amazing thing about Bitcoin cryptocurrency is that you can control your payments, you can control your transactions and no one but only you... Read more →


How to Use The Crypto Trading Signals

To help the traders there are many tools that help them in making decisions during trading. Crypto trading signals are one of them. Crypto signals are one kind of online alert that shows the current market information and good trading opportunities. These signals enable the trader to track and copy trading actions that are created by experts and after research and analysis. These experts use a wide range of trading tools, techniques, strategies, and indicators to obtain the best possible results. This indicates the support and resistance level, candlestick patterns, moving averages, etc. The strategies contain arbitrage, price action, hedging, and other market factors. The signal creator uses management techniques and issue crypto trading signals so the user can get maximum profit. Using Crypto Trading... Read more →


Alleged Racial Incident Involving Juveniles is Being Investigated by GCPD

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April 6, 2021)--The Gloucester City Police Department released a statement, April 5, about an alleged rumor being circulated on the social site, Facebook. The statement reads in part; "There have been some rumors on Facebook regarding an incident, involving juveniles, over the weekend. While we cannot comment on the facts of a juvenile matter, we would like to stress that the matter was, in fact, documented in a police report and it is being actively investigated. We cannot, and will not, discuss the matter on Facebook Messenger or through the comment section of our posts. If anyone has any information about the matter, please contact the Detective Bureau at (856) 456-7797. Searching Facebook we discovered a... Read more →


CNB Travel Alert: 76 Eastbound Exit Ramp Closed, Detour

-76 eastbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound to be closed and detoured tonight for roadway restriping Two lanes will be closed on I-76 eastbound near the ramp (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the overnight closure of the I-76 eastbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound and the closure of two lanes on I-76 eastbound in Camden County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Thursday, April 8 until 6 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, April 9, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to close and detour the I-76 eastbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound. In addition, the two right lanes on I-76 eastbound near the ramp are scheduled to be closed, with three lanes of traffic maintained overnight. These closures... Read more →


How to Help Yourself With Difficult Homework During a Lockdown

Thanks to COVID-19 and the ongoing pandemic that resulted from it, lockdowns have become a part of our life. And if that wasn’t enough, students like you are having to deal with a ton of homework even when classes are online. You’re practically at home all the time now, and yet, the term ‘homework’ still seems to haunt you as always. Things don’t get any easier when the tasks you’re assigned are difficult to do. And due to the lockdown, you can’t even go out to a library or a friend’s place to discuss it. So to help you deal with difficult homework during a lockdown, here are a few tips. Don’t stress yourself out You’re probably stressed out about COVID and are having to... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Lieutenant James Kouski, Killed by Car

James Kouski Hometown Police Department, Illinois End of Watch Saturday, April 3, 2021 HOMETOWN, ILLINOIS--Lieutenant James Kouski was struck and killed by a vehicle while investigating a prior DUI-related crash at about 3:00 am. He was standing on the side of South Pulaski Road, near the intersection of 91st Street, when he was struck. The driver of the car that struck him fled the scene but was arrested later in the day. Lieutenant Kouski had served with the Hometown Police Department for 34 years. RELATED: Via Officer Down Memorial Page CNB Crime Blue Line CNBNews Tips and Snippets CNBNews Point of View BREAKING NEWS published Gloucestercitynews.net | April 8, 2021 Read more →


Why Do You Need To Play With Casinos That Accept Bitcoin?

There are several reasons why you can play at casinos that accept Bitcoin. Indeed, today online casinos have made it convenient for players to gamble with real money. They ensure different safety measures for customers to make payments safely. However, there is always a risk when you expose your bank account details or credit card details at a gambling site. To avoid such risks, especially when you own Bitcoin in a cryptocurrency wallet, it can serve as a secure payment mode at online casino sites. Here are some benefits that are distinct when you use Bitcoin to make financial transactions at a casino such as FortuneJack. Secure Transactions This is the foremost benefit that comes from signing up at a casino that accepts Bitcoin. When... Read more →


Another Murder in Camden City

Camden City, N.J. – Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was fatally shot in Camden on Tuesday afternoon, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Police responded to the 1200 block of Lakeshore Drive for a report of a shooting shortly after 4 p.m. When they arrived, they found Lamar Maye, 46, of Camden, in a car suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Maye was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries around 4:23 p.m. Detectives are working to determine what led to the shooting and who was involved. Anyone with information asked to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Det. Matthew Barber at 856-225-5166 or Camden County Police Det. John Waida at... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: Woman Donates 65K Lipsticks to Victims of Domestic Violence

This is the story of Find Your Fabulosity, a 501c3 foundation, founded by Sheryl Kurland, that has donated 65,000 lipsticks to 200 battered women’s shelters in 50 states. The lipsticks, says Kurland, “awakens something beautiful in these women that had been lost through unthinkable domestic abuse.” When Sheryl Kurland began traveling around the country doing interactive speaking engagements for college women on the topics of healthy relationships and sexuality she was stunned at the amount of sexual assault these young women confessed to. “Through interactive exercises and games, I would also ask these college-age women to list their relationship priorities like communication, trust, and sex, in order of importance.” She’d end with the message that trust is the foundation of any healthy and safe relationship.... Read more →


Multi-Alarm Fire at the John Mansville Plant, Winslow

“The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.” Albert Einstein WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, NJ (April 7, 2021)--Today, Wednesday, at 5:38 AM, the Winslow Township Fire Department was dispatched to a fire in the warehouse section of the John Mansville Plant. Numerous mutual aid companies were dispatched to the scene to fight the fire. All employees have been accounted for without any apparent injuries. Fire crews are on scene continuing to overhaul the area along with fire investigators to determine a cause. Camden County Hazmat is on scene conducting air monitoring in the area. Read more →


Camden County Hazardous Waste Collection Event, Saturday, April 10

Camden County is hosting a Hazardous Waste Collection event for county residents at the Pennsauken Sanitary Landfill on April 10th from 8:30 AM to 3 PM. Please note that this event is subject to cancellation due to the continued COVID pandemic. As such, we ask that all residents planning to attend this event visit this website no more than 7 days prior to the event to confirm the event status. You may also call 856-858-5241 to confirm the same. Click Here to learn more. Instruction for the Days(s) of Event(s) All residents MUST WEAR MASKS All residents must remain in their vehicles with the windows up during the event All residents must show proof of residency - ID will be displayed through window All materials... Read more →


Are Newspapers Dead?

By Dorothy York, President and CEO of North American Precis Syndicate (NAPS) The emergence of a vast array of digital channels has made printed newspapers stronger. While many newspapers have lost market share, been bought out, merged into chains of newspapers, or have gone out of business, others have been reborn, rebranded, reinvented themselves, or have started up as new ventures, product line extensions, or resurfaced with new owners. Many small business owners reach customers and prospects via online channels such as social media, and use more traditional channels such as newsletters or direct mail. Community newspapers are all supported by local advertisers, mostly small businesses, who have determined that there is a competitive rate of return on their ad spend with printed media. Using... Read more →


Depressed? Thinking About Suicide? Help is Available

Mental Health Resources Available Amidst COVID-19 (Camden City, NJ) – The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to dramatically alter our day-to-day activities. From small adjustments like mandatory mask wearing, to life-changing events like lost loved ones or prolonged unemployment, the pandemic can be a serious strain on mental health. For some, managing comes easy, but for those struggling to cope, support is available. “From the beginning of this pandemic, we have been fighting a war on multiple fronts. While much of our collective attention has been paid to protecting physical health, we need everyone to make sure they are closely monitoring their mental health as well,” said Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “Fortunately, as the pandemic has continued, assistance and resources to cope with its... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: New IRS imposter scam targets college students and staff

April 5, 2021 by Ari Lazarus Consumer Education Specialist, FTC If you’re a college student, faculty, or staff member, you’re going to want to pay attention to this one. IRS imposters are sending phishing emails to people with “.edu” email addresses, saying they have information about your “tax refund payment.” What do they really want? Your personal information. Scammers are sending emails with subject lines like, “Tax Refund Payment” or “Recalculation of your tax refund payment.” The email asks you to click a link and submit a form to claim your “refund.” What happens if you click the link? The website asks for personal information, including your name, Social Security number (SSN), date of birth, prior year’s annual gross income (AGI), driver’s license number, address,... Read more →


How Is Bitcoin Considered A Bubble 

Scarcity is among the most significant variables. Luckily, in this field Bitcoin is actually outsourcing rivalry. The amount of bitcoins that will ever be mined has been limited since its introduction in 2009. The total of 21 million is restricted. It was a deliberate declaration by Satoshi Nakamoto, the elusive bitcoin founder, about Bitcoin's architecture. One such cap enables Bitcoin to preserve its worth outside of the economic situation. Furthermore, a strong means of trade can also be an advantage and this is another area that is excellent for this Bitcoin. This virtual currency must also be useful for anything worthwhile. Though only a handful embraced Bitcoins as a transaction mechanism in its formative days, many significant people have also hopped upon this cryptocurrency. You... Read more →


Camden County Officials Urge Public to Keep Your Vaccination Card in A Safe Place

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards to be Critical Moving Forward (Gloucester Township, NJ) –Officials at the Camden County Vaccination Center are urging residents to laminate and make duplicate copies of the card that proves inoculation to COVID-19. In this evolving environment the vaccination card will be imperative for travel, entering entertainment events and locally for students going back to class at Rutgers University. Currently, almost 100,000 residents are fully vaccinated out of the 392,000 eligible adults throughout Camden County encompassing almost 25 percent of the population. Commissioner Director, Louis Cappelli Jr., talked about the importance of this small card that should be kept on your person at all times, like a driver’s license, as we move into the next stage of this pandemic. “Almost a quarter of... Read more →


Is Bitcoin Visible In The Future 

The word digital money is used for virtual currency. Many different kinds of cryptocurrencies have also been developed and are regulated by authentication, i.e. sophisticated encryption technologies. The idea of cryptocurrency has been a hypothesis for a number of years, but it became a lawful payment instrument called Bitcoin in 2009. Several months later in 2013, the valuation stood at $266 (over $2 billion) per Bitcoin but immediately accompanied by a 50 percent fall in value. While Bitcoin's past and blockchain generally have been unpredictable, it will be embraced as conventional currencies by several people at one point. You should visit the bitcoin loophole for more information about the topic which will enlighten you with all the things one must have adequate knowledge about digital... Read more →


Recovering from the Financial Impact of the Pandemic

April 5, 2021 by Jim Kreidler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC This April is Financial Literacy Month, so this week we’re talking about financial resiliency. The Coronavirus has been devastating for many people’s financial lives. Through no fault of their own, millions have lost jobs, businesses, and savings due to the financial impact of the pandemic. Many folks are simply trying to decide how to put food on the table and keep their housing. Some, who were able to keep their jobs, are hanging in there. And others are somewhere in between. Over the next five days, we’ll talk about some back-to-basics steps for anyone looking ahead toward financial recovery. We’ll talk about managing debt, avoiding payment scams, checking your credit, and spotting job scams. As... Read more →


Attention Camden County Residents Free Food Distribution Each Friday During April

Free Food for Those in Need Available Each Friday Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey and the Food Bank of South Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County in April. April 9th - Kroc Center, 1865 Harrison Ave., Lindenwold. April 16th - Charles DePalma Complex, Egg Harbor Road, Lindenwold. April 23rd - Antioch Baptist Church, 690-700 Ferry Ave, Camden. April 30th - Charles DePalma Complex, Egg Harbor Road, Lindenwold. Read more →


VIDEO: A Cloud Avalanche near the Kapuche Glacier Lake in the mountains of Nepal

NEPAL MOUNTAINS--Recently, a "cloud avalanche" occurred near the Kapuche Glacier Lake in the mountains of Nepal. That scene is really rare, it's lucky enough to see it once in a lifetime. At that time, a group of travel companions were camping by the lake, and they took the risk of taking pictures of this rare visual feast. The white snow clouds rushed down the valley, unstoppable, instantly swallowing the mountains and hitting the lake surface. Against the backdrop of the blue sky and the yellow-brown mountains, they were more distinct, magnificent and shocking. The strong air flow overturned the tents and sleeping bags, frightening the travellers to evade in panic, but fortunately no casualties were reported. After that, a small rainbow appeared by the lake,... Read more →


CNBNews Travel: WonderWorks Syracuse Opens with New Exhibit

After a Year of Pandemic Closure, Reopens with a New Exhibit SYRACUSE, New York – WonderWorks Syracuse is officially reopened. While Canyon Climb ropes course re-opened in August 2020, WonderWorks has been closed for nearly a year due to the pandemic. With the reopening, WonderWorks will have new rules and covid safety measures to help keep people safe and socially distanced. “We are thrilled to be able to get our doors back open and welcome people to come on in,” says Nicole Montgomery, general manager of WonderWorks Syracuse. “We know that people are ready to get out and do things, and we offer a great mix of fun and educational activities, with something for everyone in the family.” Some of the changes that patrons can... Read more →


Camden County Commissioner Releases Statement on New Law for In Person Early Voting

The statement below is by Commissioner Cappelli regarding Governor Murphy signing S3203 into law, establishing in-person early voting in New Jersey. “I applaud Governor Murphy and the New Jersey Legislature for continuing to expand access to our democratic process in the Garden State. At a time when other states are restricting and curtailing the right to vote for so many, this measure makes voting easier and more accessible for Camden County residents. Our country’s history with regards to voting rights is obviously far from perfect. For too long, millions of Americans were either denied the right to vote entirely or were systematically disenfranchised by a multitude of laws and regulations which targeted minority groups. Unfortunately, we are seeing legislators in other states repeating these mistakes... Read more →


Use Digital Currencies To Make Money

With the constant advent of globalization and increasing virtual currencies, the creativity it brings to the world attracts further citizens. They want to spend their money there to make sure they make the most of it. While the value of the digital currency has become dramatically unpredictable and versatile. With digital currency, the global economy is shifting. Many individuals prefer it to standard fiat money, but some do not recognize it as a true currency because it does not have a basis. For further details, please check out the website. A huge number of people around the world have invested in digital currencies, just to make more profit and keep their money safe. But they don't have enough information about how to get more profit... Read more →


ANGELA BABCOCK, SELECTED AS A FRONTLINE HERO BY THE PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

ANGELA IS THE DIRECTOR OF NURSING FOR CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES’ DIVINE PROVIDENCE VILLAGE Ms. Angela Babcock, Director of Nursing for Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s (CSS) Divine Providence Village (DPV), was recently selected by the Philadelphia Phillies to be honored as a frontline hero. Angela was selected as one of 41 honorees from a field of nearly 500 nominated frontline workers throughout the Philadelphia area. Angela was nominated by her DPV colleagues for her compassionate care and dedication to the residents, their families, the community, and staff since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. DPV, part of The Communities of Don Guanella and Divine Providence and the Intellectual Disabilities Division of CSS, provides intermediate care for 72 individuals with developmental disabilities who... Read more →


Chapter VIII:

Peyton and Me Meandering Through Gloucester City, Port Royal, VA., and Hilton Head Island, SC

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews IT ONLY COST $1.3 MILLION !--Construction work on Gloucester High School football field and running track is continuing. The plans call for a synthetic Astro-type material to be placed over the dirt field that has been used for football since the school opened in 1961. This past December the school board voted to approve the million dollars plus project. ++++ GLOUCESTER HIGH SCHOOL--The top photo above a contractor is seeding the field behind the football stadium last week. Once the seed was down the workers laid straw over it to keep the birds, geese, and deer from eating it. The electronic sign near the entrance to the high school was upgraded with a brick cement pedestal recently. (click to... Read more →


CNB Hunting and Fishing News for New Jersey

Supporting Oyster Aquaculture and Restoration Resiliency Fund; Proposals Being Sought On March 29, 2021, The Nature Conservancy and Pew Charitable Trusts’ Supporting Oyster Aquaculture and Restoration (SOAR) program issued a request for proposals (RFP) for the $1 million Shellfish Growers Resiliency Fund (Fund). The Fund aims to pave the way for a more resilient and sustainable U.S. shellfish industry that benefits the ocean and the communities which rely upon it. Funding will be open to applicants in the United States and will be distributed equitably among the West Coast (including Hawaii and Alaska), East Coast, and the Gulf of Mexico. The Fund is currently accepting applications for small and large awards. The small award will fund one-year projects (up to $20,000) and will target shellfish... Read more →


GCPO and Child Advocacy to Participate in National Child Abuse Awareness Month

In recognition of National Child Abuse Awareness Month in April, the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and Child Advocacy Center of Gloucester County are sponsoring multiple events, by social media and virtually, to promote awareness of ongoing efforts to prevent, identify and reduce child abuse and neglect. Due to the impact of COVID-19, public events must be limited, but the GCPO is steadfast in its strong focus on the safety and welfare of our citizens in Gloucester County, and wants to bring attention to this important topic with its emphasis on protecting the young and vulnerable members of our communities. This month, and throughout the year, the GCPO encourages all individuals and organizations to take part in making Gloucester County a better place for children and... Read more →


MLB Moves All Star Game because of Georgia’s New Election Law

Commissioner of Baseball Robert D. Manfred, Jr. issued the following statement today regarding the 2021 All-Star Game: “Over the last week, we have engaged in thoughtful conversations with Clubs, former and current players, the Players Association, and The Players Alliance, among others, to listen to their views. I have decided that the best way to demonstrate our values as a sport is by relocating this year’s All-Star Game and MLB Draft. “Major League Baseball fundamentally supports voting rights for all Americans and opposes restrictions to the ballot box. In 2020, MLB became the first professional sports league to join the non-partisan Civic Alliance to help build a future in which everyone participates in shaping the United States. We proudly used our platform to encourage baseball... Read more →


7 Ways to Increase Your YouTube Subscribers Through Shorts

YouTube Shorts is a nice and easy way to connect with a much larger audience with just a mobile device. YouTube even provides you with a creation tool that makes it easy for you to customize your 15-second video to get more engagement as well as subscribers. If you are wondering about ways to increase your YouTube subscribers through YouTube Shorts then this article will help you a lot. So read on to learn some ways that will help you rake in more subscribers through Shorts. Get in on viral challenges The year 2020 was home to a lot of challenges like pillow challenge, flip the switch challenge, doodle challenge and many more. People used these viral challenges to increase their subscribers and get more... Read more →


The U.S. Vietnam War Commemoration Flag Presented to Wreaths Across America

Pentagon private ceremony celebrates efforts to honor America's veterans Washington, DC/Maine — April 1, 2021— Yesterday, in a private ceremony at the Pentagon, The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration flag was presented to the national nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) in the award-winning Vietnam War Exhibit, reaffirming WAA’s Commemorative Partnership. Vietnam War Memorial and the US flag in Washington DC, image courtesy of https://www.alamy.com WAA was among the initial organizations to join the wide-ranging list of Commemorative Partners supporting the efforts of this congressionally chartered Commemoration, which was established under the Secretary of Defense. Since first becoming a partner in 2012, WAA has had the distinct honor of conducting 2,190 welcome home ceremonies for Vietnam veterans across the country, presenting each veteran a... Read more →


Spring Wildfire Season Has Begun in Maryland

Wildfire Danger Increases in Spring/Marylanders Urged to Take Precautions Maryland DNR photo Spring wildfire season has begun in Maryland, and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources urges residents across the state to prepare and help prevent wildfires. Wildfire occurrence is highest in the spring and fall when forest fuels are the driest and weather conditions — warm, dry, and windy — are most conducive for the spread of fire. On days when this threat is most likely, the department will issue a “red flag” status. “The conditions that can make a pleasant spring day can unfortunately also help spread fires,” Maryland Forest Service State Fire Supervisor Chris Robertson said. “Our state and local firefighters are prepared for the season, and we ask the public’s help... Read more →


Mexican and Columbian Nationals Indicted for Illicit Drug Distribution; 27 Arrested

A multi-year investigation by HSI NASHVILLE — An investigation conducted by Homeland Security Investigations resulted in a federal indictment for 27 individuals accused of committing crimes relating to conspiracy to distribute illicit drugs. The acting U.S. attorney for the middle district of Tennessee made the announcement March 31 in Nashville. In total, 37 individuals have been charged in the large-scale conspiracy to distribute heroin, methamphetamine, fentanyl and cocaine that began as early as 2018 and was orchestrated from within the Tennessee state prison system. Other charges resulting from the investigation include kidnapping, money laundering, making threats by electronic communication, and firearms violations. “HSI agents worked in collaboration with the numerous federal, state and local law enforcement agencies involved in this multi-year OCDETF investigation, to bring... Read more →


EPA's 2ND Phase of Sherwin-Williams/Hilliards Creek Superfund Site in NJ Proposed

NEW YORK (April 1, 2021) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing a cleanup plan to address waterbodies of the Sherwin-Williams/Hilliards Creek Site in Gibbsboro, Lindenwold, and Voorhees, New Jersey. The proposed plan calls for the dredging of contaminated sediment, along with excavation and capping of floodplain soil at Silver Lake, Bridgewood Lake, Kirkwood Lake, and Hilliards Creek. “The cleanup of these water bodies has long been sought by these communities and we are proud of this proposal,” said EPA Acting Regional Administrator Walter Mugdan. “The proposed cleanup addresses arsenic and lead contamination that poses serious risks to people, fish and wildlife.” There are three Sherwin-Williams Superfund sites that are sources of contamination to the waterbodies. The sites are located within the municipalities... Read more →