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Over 8 Million People Visit Delaware Parks in 2022

DNREC Announces 8th Year in a Row for Record Number of Parks Visitors Delaware State Parks’ growing popularity set another attendance record in 2022, surpassing the 8 million visitors mark, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Controlannounced today. While other state park systems saw declines in visitation in 2022, Delaware State Parks, under administration of DNREC’s Division of Parks and Recreation, continue to experience stellar if not skyrocketing growth. Visitor attendance at Delaware... Read more →


U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (Texas-R) Introduces Admendment to Limit Term Limits in the Senate & House

Senator Cruz released the following statement on his proposal. "I've introduced a constitutional amendment that would limit every senator to two terms and every house member to three terms. I believe we ought to take it up and vote on it. Because if we got career politicians out of Washington in both parties, there would be less corruption of the swamp that is endemic.” "Speaking of term limits, this week I had the privilege of... Read more →


CNBNews CONSUMER ALERT: ShopRite Product Recall

(February 4, 2023)--SHOPRITE sent out the following notice earlier today about Fresh Ideation Food Group LLC of Baltimore, MD, voluntarily recalling the list of products below, as they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. These bacteria may cause foodborne illness. ITEM CODE DESCRIPTION AND SIZE 180397250 HAM & PINEAPPLE FLATBREAD PIZZA 12 OZ 180397260 BUFFALO CHICKEN FLATBREAD PIZZA 12 OZ 180397270 BBQ CHICKEN FLATBREAD PIZZA 11 OZ 180397280 MARGHARITA FLATBREAD PIZZA 11.5 OZ 180397380 PEPPERONI... Read more →


Tidal Wave Productions Offering New Graphic Novel

TIDALWAVE PRODUCTIONS CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH SPECIAL GRAPHIC NOVEL In honor of Black History Month, comic book publisher TidalWave Productions will offer a new trade paperback called “Black History: Leaders: Volume 4,” featuring biographies of leading African American musicians. The trade paperback is scheduled for release this week. Every February for the last fourteen years of producing biography comic books, we celebrate Black History Month to show our respect for the black community’s work... Read more →


VIRTUA HEALTH GIVES FREE DEFIBRILLATORS TO ORGANIZATIONS

Life-Saving Tool That Increases Heart-Attack Survival Should be Widely Available in Public Places, Experts Say Virtua Health Seeks to Expand ‘AED’ Donation Program to mark Heart Month (MARLTON, N.J., Feb. 2, 2023) When a blow to the chest sent NFL player Damar Hamlin into cardiac arrest, he was fortunate to receive immediate, life-saving care, right on the football field. Emergency responders used an AED – automated external defibrillator – to restart the heart of the... Read more →


The Story Behind The Story:

Does a Two-Hour Delay Warrant the News?

By Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews Columnist PHILADELPHIA PA--Fox29News, 6ABCNews, and 1210 AM radio were all talking on air about the Gloucester City School District starting classes two hours late the day after the Super Bowl (photo credit CNBNews photographer Amanda Stevenson Lupke image from the 2018 Super Bowl parade) SEE PHOTO ALBUM +++++ GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (FEBRUARY 3, 2023)--On Thursday, February 2, 2023 Fox 29 posted a facebook announcement that Gloucester City School District's schools... Read more →


AccuWeather: Total Damage and Economic Loss Caused by Southern Ice Storm about $12 Billion

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - February 2, 2023 - AccuWeather preliminarily estimates the total damage and economic loss from the severe ice storm in the South, which led to widespread power outages and closures, hampered travel, the cancellation of thousands of flights, brought down trees and power lines through Texas, Arkansas, southern Oklahoma, and into Tennessee, and resulted in at least 10 deaths, to be $10 to $12 billion. STORY: Deadly ice storm snarls travel... Read more →


Red Flags to Look Out for at Online Casinos

Online gambling is becoming increasingly popular, which comes as no surprise given the numerous games, bonuses and other conveniences they offer casino players. Some of these benefits about which you can learn more at Casinocrawlers.com and other online casino platforms have made online gambling the choice of entertainment for many. However, there's the other side of the coin, in that, not all online casinos are trustworthy. For that reason, it is of utmost importance to... Read more →


Delayed start of the vacation: top ideas what to do now at home

Still looking for ideas on how best to spend the quarantine period without getting in a bad mood. Especially booked trips that could not be started and also in the foreseeable future may not be made up. What remains in this time, which is marked by Corona and what ideas can help to be able to travel after all? Unpack your bags. Ways to travel from home The health situation of the Corona virus is... Read more →


Grand Jury Indicts Hells Angel Ken Caspers Jr., after Investigation into Brutal Beating at the Vallejo Clubhouse

Fourth Member Indicted Caspers is the fourth individual to be indicted in the Eastern District of California based on an investigation into a brutal beating at the clubhouse for the Vallejo chapter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club. The other three defendants—Jaime Alvarez, Dennis Killough Jr., and Michael Mahoney—were indicted by a grand jury in 2022. When Casper's home was searched by law enforcement, he had in his possession several handguns. It is unlawful for... Read more →


AccuWeather’s Spring Prediction Released

AccuWeather Global Weather Center – February 1, 2023 – AccuWeather released its official spring forecast for the United States on Wednesday, highlighting what people across the nation can expect as meteorological spring begins in about a month. There will still be “some winter-like conditions to contend with,” AccuWeather Lead Long-Range Forecaster Paul Pastelok said. Around the same time that meteorological spring begins, the polar vortex could shift again, sending a blast of bitterly cold air... Read more →


Filthy Fuhrer, and Four Others of the White Supremacist Gang 1488s Sentenced

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – Filthy Fuhrer, formerly Timothy Lobdell, 46; Roy Naughton, aka Thumper, 44; Glen Baldwin, aka Glen Dog, 41; Colter O’Dell, 30; and Craig King, aka Oakie, 57, were sentenced this week in Alaska to life in prison without the possibility of parole. All five defendants were convicted of racketeering conspiracy, conspiracy in aid of racketeering, murder in aid of racketeering, kidnapping resulting in death, and kidnapping conspiracy. Fuhrer and Naughton were also each... Read more →


Why Some Some States Don't Allow Home Grown Weed

By Vincent Bitetti, CCO My wife has a small vegetable garden. She grows everything from seed. She got that habit from me. Cuttings/clones always seem to have aphids or other pests or disease. Her pride and joy: heirloom tomatoes. Other favorites include radishes, zucchini and herbs like rosemary and basil. That being said, she buys plenty of organic, locally sourced produce at the supermarket -- the home grown produce she grows at home does not... Read more →


The story of Black Quartermasters in WWII

By Joe Reagan, Director of Military and Veterans Outreach at Wreaths Across America At the entrance to the U.S. Army Infantry Museum, located in Ft. Moore, GA, (formerly Ft. Benning), visitors begin their journey by walking up a 100-yard ramp that shows the history of the U.S. Army Infantry. It is a symbolic representation of what is ingrained in every infantry soldier – you can have all the tanks, artillery, planes, trucks, and anything else... Read more →


Egg Smugglers Are The Newest Problem for Border Cops

FILE - This March 14, 2012 file photo shows traffic crossing from Mexico into the United States at a border station in Santa Teresa, New Mexico. AP Photo/Jeri Clausing, file (The Center Square)- The United States Customs and Border Protection is asking Americans to stop trying to smuggle in raw eggs from Mexico. As avian flu is causing the price of eggs and poultry to rise, along with the current inflation rate, people are purchasing... Read more →


LOTS OF HUNTING/TRAPPING LEFT IN DELAWARE

Youth Waterfowl Hunting Day and Snow Goose Conservation Order to Open; Other Seasons Continue Small game and furbearer hunting and trapping opportunities continue into February in addition to the Snow Goose Conservation Order opening that begins Wednesday, Feb. 1 and the second special youth waterfowl hunting day on Saturday, Feb. 4, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. The Snow Goose Conservation Order will be closed Saturday, Feb. 4 for the... Read more →


Delaware Looking to Legalize Marijuana

By Christian Wade | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) — Delaware lawmakers are making another push to legalize recreational cannabis, but the effort faces an uncertain path amid opposition from Gov. John Carney. A pair of bills filed in the state Assembly would, if approved, legalize recreational pot for adults over 21, and set up a system of regulation and taxation for the drug that would allow retail sales. It's similar to proposals... Read more →


After Nine Year Investigation Federal Baiting and Poaching Charges Against Bowmars Dropped

Social media stars, record-setting bowhunters, and couple-preneurs, Josh and Sarah Bowmar out of Ankney, Iowa who’s been in the limelight recently as part of a federal investigation related to hunts they conducted with a Nebraska outfitter, announce that all hunting violations against them have been dismissed after a nine-year battle to clear their name. Josh and Sarah Bowmar Josh states, “Since the investigation began in 2014, nine years ago, we have been under constant surveillance... Read more →


Mt. Laurel Heart Attack Victim Praises Bystanders and First Responders for Saving His Life

(MARLTON, N.J., January 25, 2023) When Kenneth Hogan ushered in the New Year, the Mount Laurel man thanked several strangers – and a chain of medical professionals – who enabled him to survive a severe heart attack. The 58-year-old was having breakfast with his wife and adult daughter at a Marlton restaurant in late November 2022, when he suddenly collapsed and became unresponsive. Staff and customers at The Kettle & Grille acted quickly, including a... Read more →


Vital Advantages of Litecoin Casinos 

Crypto casinos have become increasingly popular over the last few years. This incredible popularity is due to several factors, including that cryptocurrency casinos offer superior services compared to their counterpart. These new platforms provide prizes and generally give users more privacy. It should be no surprise that crypto casinos are the most widely used cryptocurrency casino. The most well-known cryptocurrency currently is Bitcoin, which has a market cap of $650 billion (the total value of... Read more →


Atlantic City and Pennsylvania Casinos Deal with Staff Shortages

Atlantic City Casinos on the Boardwalk Certainly, casinos in Atlantic City and Pennsylvania are currently struggling with staff shortages. The problem is not affecting this business only but every other industry as well. In 2020, casino hotels recorded the sharpest decrease in workers in the private sector. Compared to job losses in other industries, the casino business recorded over 3.5 times more. Over 6,000 jobs lost in PA in 2020 In total, Pennsylvania online gambling... Read more →


How Philadelphia Union Can Bounce Back from Heartache in 2023 Season

CNBNews graphic file The Union had a breathtaking season in 2022, going unbeaten at home and thrilling fans with plenty of brilliant displays. However, it came to an agonizing end as they came up short against LAFC in the MLS Cup final. Despite bouncing back from 1-0 down to go score what looked like the winner in extra time, Union failed to secure the win, as LAFC scored an equalizer and grabbed a win through... Read more →


Attention Gloucester City Business Owners; $250,000 is Available in Assistance Capital Funds

GLOUCESTER CITY SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS The City of Gloucester has appropriated $250,000 of its federal Community Development Block Grant CARES Funds (CDBG-CV1) for the COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Program. This program is being established to provide working capital funds to the community’s small businesses that the COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted. A. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES The Gloucester City, Small Business Assistance Program, has been established to provide working capital funds to community businesses economically... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Free Abortion Pills For Some In NYC

By Bill Donohue | Catholic League President New York City Mayor Eric Adams is basking in pride now that some pregnant women can terminate their pregnancy for free. “For too long, health and health care has [sic] been centered around men. If men had periods…they would get a paid vacation. And if men could get pregnant, we wouldn’t see Congress trying to pass laws restricting abortion.” image courses of Minnesota Citizens Concern for Life How... Read more →


Watch Out, Weather Turning Nasty from Southern Plains to Northeast

Potent Winter Storm Brings Risk for Traffic Snarling Heavy Snow Across a 2000 Mile Stretch from Southern Plains to Northeast US; Dangerous Severe Thunderstorms and Localized Tornadoes Near Gulf Coast From AccuWeather Chief Meteorologist Jonathan Porter: AccuWeather Global Weather Center - January 24, 2023 - AccuWeather meteorologists warn that a combination of heavy snow poorly timed with the morning or evening commute in many metropolitan areas can snarl traffic, lead to dangerous travel conditions and... Read more →


GUEST OPINION:

Chinese New Year Mass Murder: Media Focused on Misinformation & Left Wing Talking Points

Ignored Important Angles By Marc Ang The mainstream media once again displayed its glaring bias after the horrific Lunar New Year murders in Monterey Park. But sloppy journalism and loss of relationships with facts added to the embarrassment for them and left-wing politicians. While Chinese New Year was supposed to be a happy time, it turned into a bloodbath at a dance studio when a mass murderer, now revealed to also be of Asian descent,... Read more →


TAX TIPS:

Forgo fraud this tax season: IRS-CI issues tips to protect your wallet, identity  

PHILADELPHIA – With filing season officially underway, IRS Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI) reminds U.S. taxpayers to take extra steps to protect their identities and wallets when filing their taxes. “Beware of dishonest tax return preparers,” said Special Agent in Charge Yury Kruty. “These are tax return taxpayers who disregard their known duty to prepare accurate tax returns on behalf of their clients. Such tax return preparers have no problem putting their clients at risk for a... Read more →


Economical Changes that can be brought by BTC or other Cryptocurrencies in Costa Rica

As digital currencies continue to grow in popularity, more and more businesses are beginning to accept them as payment. This is especially true in Costa Rica, where Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are starting to have a significant impact on the economy. Visit bitindex prime for further information. Bitcoin is currently the most popular cryptocurrency, and it is being used by an increasing number of businesses in Costa Rica. For example, some restaurants and hotels now... Read more →


How can BTC make a Great Impact on the Economy of Hungary?

Bitcoin has the potential to revolutionise the economy of Hungary. Cryptocurrency could help the country reduce its dependence on the Euro and become more financially independent. Moreover, Bitcoin could also provide a way for Hungarian citizens to avoid inflation and protect their savings. Visit xbitcoin club for further information. Hungary is currently facing several economic challenges. The country has a large trade deficit and its government is highly indebted. In addition, Hungary is heavily reliant... Read more →


AMERICAN LEGION: Five Things to Know

1. Nine military officers who had worked decades ago at a nuclear missile base in Montana have been diagnosed with blood cancer and there are “indications” the disease may be linked to their service, according to military briefing slides obtained by The Associated Press. One of the officers has died. 2. A woman who stole nearly $500,000 from the federal Veterans Affairs department by impersonating her dead mother for nearly 50 years has been spared... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY: The Decade of Insanity

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNewsnet Columnist Do you ever hear of new rules, laws, or fads that seem to make no sense at all, but we just accept and move along with our lives? Here are just a few: "Our government" has decided to make us transfer over to electric ranges because gas stoves cause cerebral damage, especially to our children. Natural gas use has been documented back to 400 BC. So, for 2,399 years cooking... Read more →


Photo Journalist Stephen Szurlej to Receive PGA of America Lifetime Achievement Award

FRISCO, Texas (Jan. 18, 2023) ー The PGA of America today named Stephen Szurlej as the third recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award in Photojournalism. Szurlej and his outstanding career will be celebrated on May 17 during the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, New York. The PGA of America established the Lifetime Achievement Award in Photojournalism to recognize photography's vital role in documenting the rich history of golf and to celebrate... Read more →


How to Study and Remember Everything

Image source: https://images.unsplash.com As the exams are approaching, many students spend days and nights memorizing the course material. Yet, to perform your best in college, you need to comprehend and understand what you’re studying. To improve your memory and comprehension, use the tips below for an effective revision. To study effectively, you need to make room from other academic tasks and papers. For example, a professional online paper edit company essay-editor.net can fix grammar in... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY: A Drug Worse Than Fentanyl

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNewsnet Columnist A Philadelphia neighborhood is the largest open-air narcotics market for heroin on the East Coast. Addicts come from all over, and many never leave Drug users under the Kensington Avenue underpass. Credit...Jeffrey Stockbridge for The New York Times Thursday night, January 19, 20223, Fox News' Sean Hannity dedicated the first full 10 minutes of his show to the drug problem in Philadelphia, Pa. Their reporter interviewed drug users in the... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Delaware News: Delmarva Fox Squirrels

The Delmarva fox squirrel has physical similarities to the common gray squirrel. It has a silver-gray coat, short rounded ears and whitish feet. Where the Delmarva fox squirrel sets itself apart is in its size. It can grow up to 30 inches long, weigh up to 3 pounds and its bushy tail can reach 15 inches in length. Delmarva fox squirrels are one of the 10 recognized subspecies of fox squirrels, which are the largest... Read more →


The Story Behind The Story: How Deceptive is the Government!

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNewsnet Columnist Today, January 19, 2022 Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen announced that because the federal government has, once again, met its debt ceiling, the federal government will not be funding either the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund or Postal Service Retiree Health Benefit Fund. It sounds like it is time to panic! This is being brought to our attention because the Democrats want to raise the debt ceiling so... Read more →


Explore the Creative Possibilities with a Professional Visual Effects Company 

Working with a professional visual effects company like Frender allows you to explore creative possibilities that are beyond the capabilities of traditional filmmaking. Frender's team of experienced artists and technical experts can help turn your visions into reality. From concept design to 3D animation and motion graphics, they provide high-quality visuals that bring stories to life in spectacular ways. Their innovative approach is rooted in their use of advanced software technology and cutting-edge techniques to... Read more →


Reasons to Invest in Professional Video Retouching Services

Investing in professional video retouching services is becoming increasingly popular as businesses and individuals strive to create the highest quality videos possible. Professional video retouching services provide a range of benefits that can help make videos look more polished, professional, and engaging. When done by experienced professionals, these services can add a level of polish and detail to the editing process that can truly take a video from good to great. The most obvious benefit... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Police and Local News Media Working Together to Control Flow of Information

Cops kill "Cop City" Forest Defender outside Atlanta image source: https://mobile.twitter.com/ydsabloomington (ATLANTA, GA)(January 19, 2023)(CNBNewsnet) Yesterday afternoon, the police shot and killed a protester in Weelaunee Forest. Dozens of heavily armed DeKalb Police, Atlanta Police, and Georgia State police shut down Weelaunee People’s Park and nearby streets before entering the tree line with guns drawn and heavy machinery poised to continue forest destruction. Police have repeatedly raided this public park, flattened community gardens and art... Read more →


Re: Death of Halyna Hutchins:

Actor Alec Baldwin and Armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed Face Charges of Manslaughter

A photo released by the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s office shows Alec Baldwin immediately following the shooting of Halyna Hutchins and Joel Souza on the film set for “Rust.”(Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office) SANTE FE, NEW MEXICO (January 19, 2023)(CNBNewsnet)--New Mexico First Judicial District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies announced today, Thursday, that, in keeping with her commitment to pursue justice for all victims and to hold everyone accountable under the law, her office before the end... Read more →


OPT Visa Meaning: Everything F-1 Students Should Know

' Education in the USA exposes international students to the greatest career opportunities, including getting an opportunity to work under an OPT visa. This is a work permit or visa that allows students in US universities and colleges to start working immediately to gain work skills. In case you are wondering about the OPT visa meaning, the initials stand for optional practical training. If you are an F-1 student — meaning an international student in... Read more →


Upkeep And Maintenance of the MMA Gloves – The Tactics to Keep in Mind 

Are you a boxing enthusiast? If yes, chances are that you will have a pair of MMA gloves. Getting one is easy as several online and retail stores specialize in this product. But the challenge is to use it correctly and maintain it so that it can last you a long time. Every combat sports gear comes with a specific timeline. But when you don't keep it correctly, you tend to ruin it before that... Read more →


Are You in a Toxic Relationship? Here are Some Critical Points 

image courtesy of Unsplash.com Many young men and women get into toxic relationships without even realizing it. They blame themselves whenever their narcissist or toxic partner shows signs of anger or getting upset. Why do people still stay in such relationships? The reason is the misconceptions or narrow views around this subject. People often associate toxicity with extreme behavior displays or physical abuse, which may not be relevant in every case. A person may not... Read more →


Blessed in Distress Unveils New Line of Sports Apparel for Philadelphia Fans on Saturday, January 21

PHILADELPHIA PA (CNB BUSINESS NEWS)---Philadelphia sports fans can take their tailgate and game-day apparel to the next level thanks to the newest clothing company in town, Blessed in Distress, which will launch their new 2023 Collection and website on January 21, 2023. The new lineup from the company includes highlights from three distinct and bold collections: Arch, Badge, and Bell. The collections represent the featured patterns on the items, such as the Liberty Bell (Bell),... Read more →


3000 Plus from Philadelphia Archdiocese Headed to DC for March for Life

The Annual March for Life is a national event promoting respect and dignity for all human life from conception to natural death. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the United States Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton decisions. At the time, they legalized abortion nationwide. A delegation of approximately 3,000 individuals from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will take part in the Annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. on Friday,... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Beware of Online Quizzes

By Terri Miller Consumer Education Specialist What do the model of your first car, your favorite hobby, and the high school you attended have in common? You're correct if you said they’re questions commonly used for online account security and online quizzes! Before you take a quiz to discover which Marvel character you are, ask yourself: Do I know who’s gathering this information about me — or what they plan to do with it? Personality... Read more →


Pandemic Wedding Now A Major Feature Film

SAN DIEGO, CA. (January 2023)(CNBNewsnet)--The pandemic caused a record surge in weddings and one couple’s struggle to reschedule their wedding three times and ultimately have a surprise wedding is now a major feature film titled “The Wedding Hustler.” Chris and Hillary Soriano featured their actual wedding in the upcoming Romantic Comedy to show the chaos in fighting for love in a post-pandemic world. The movie hits theaters Friday and will be on Amazon Prime on... Read more →


Delaware's Piping Plovers Have Modest Nesting Success

DOVER, DELAWARE (JANUARY 17, 2023)(CNBNews)Beach-nesting piping plovers – a federally-listed threatened species and a Delaware state-listed endangered species – experienced modest nesting success in Delaware during 2022, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. Seven pairs of piping plovers have recorded nesting at The Point at Cape Henlopen State Park and 17 additional nesting pairs were documented at Fowler Beach on Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, making for a total of 24... Read more →