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City of Philadelphia Warning, Don't Drink The Water; Sams Club Runs Out of Bottle Water

UPDATED Philadelphia Water Department's latest alert, "Tap water from the Baxter Drinking Water Treatment Plant will remain safe to drink and use at least through 11:59 p.m. Monday, March 27, 2023." Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews PHILADELPHIA, PA (March 26, 2023)(CNBNews)The City of Philadelphia recommends using bottled drinking water from 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 26, 2023 until further notice for all Philadelphia Water customers. Contaminates have not been found in the system at this time... Read more →


Deptford Officer Shot, the Suspect is Dead, AG Investigating

UPDATED with AG's press release DEPTFORD, NJ (March 10, 2023)(CNBNews)--The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office announced earlier today that a police officer was shot during an encounter with a suspect. The pedestrian was shot on Doman Avenue in Deptford. The AG’s office, which is investigating the shooting, did not release any details about that encounter. Mainstream News Media is reporting the investigation is being conducted in two areas, on Delsea Drive, near Route 295, and... Read more →


Marlene H. Badiali Price (Savidge), age 85, Audubon HS Alum

Marlene H. Badiali Price (Savidge), age 85, died on January 24, 2023. Born and raised in Audubon, Marlene graduated from Audubon High School in 1955. She and her husband John lived in Oak Valley over 20 years. In 1979, they moved to South Carolina and Marlene moved back to West Deptford in 2015. Marlene treated everyone as her friend. She made friends easily and loved spending time with them. She was predeceased by her husband... Read more →


Elsie P. Duffy, age 82, of Deptford/Gloucester City

Surrounded by her loving family, on January 20, 2023, at the age of 82. (nee Craig) Of Deptford. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving Wife of 60 years to the late Edward J. Duffy. Loving Mom of Patricia Grippe (William) and Kelly Gentile (Robert). Cherished MomMom of Meghan LaMalfa (Joseph), Amanda Gentile, Devon Grippe and the late Kelsie Gentile and Grammy of Nina and Italia LaMalfa. Also survived by her sister, Reba Temean; her brother, Gilbert... Read more →


Janet E. Bowe, 83, of West Deptford/Bellmawr

Live for today, not for tomorrow. Once you chose hope, anything is possible. Janet E. Bowe (nee Hendry) was a unique, wild spirit. She possessed a kind but fiercely independent heart that radiated from her smile. She was the ultimate survivor, a courageous woman, and truly lived the words she advised to others, “hang tough”. Janet was relentless and found the courage to keep going even when her body became weak. Nothing could stop her... Read more →


Kathleen M. Hyde, 53, of West Deptford

On January 1, 2023. Age 53. Of West Deptford. Survived by her children, Joanne Garciagaona (Valentin), Michael Hyde, Brittany Hyde and Thomas Raymond (Stanley); grandchildren, Brianna, Charlie, Nicole, Charlotte, Sheena, Charles and one on the way; her mother, Bernadette Bylone (nee Van Houten); siblings Regina Blemings (Gary), Charles Bylone (Patti), Cheryl McCormick (Padriac), Steven Bylone (Kelly), Lori Athey and Jennifer Socha (Chad); as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father,... Read more →


The Story Behind The Story:West Deptford Township Does WHAT?

by Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews Columnist One person any manager does not want to meet is someone who knows just enough about accounting and finance to realize that something in the business statements just doesn't feel right. The first thing a person needs to understand is that a budget is a "best guess" of what money a city, company, or even individual will receive and how much will be spent. A budget is not cast... Read more →


Wheels of Change 2022 Clothing Drive

Wheels of Change we are always collecting but are desperate for coats and boys' and men's clothing. It is cold, so many are calling for coats and warm clothing. PM me if you need to know the drop-off location and time. Read more →


Dunkin` Deptford Celebrates Customer Appreciation Day

DEPTFORD, NJ--Dunkin’ celebrated the Deptford, NJ community and guests with a Customer Appreciation Day! On Wednesday, November 30, the Deptford Dunkin’, located at 1399 Delsea Drive, offered the first 100 guests in line Free Coffee for Year giveaways starting at 9 a.m. The celebration also included a Free Medium Hot or Iced Coffee offer from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., the Dunkin’-branded prize wheel, Dunkin’-branded giveaways, Dunkin’s mascot, Cuppy, music, and more! At 10 a.m.,... Read more →


Michael D. DeFilippis, age 40, of West Deptford

On November 29, 2022. Age 40. Of West Deptford. Loving father of Madison DeFilippis, Cierra DeFilippis, Kylie Buechlein; beloved fiancé of Jennifer Thompson; cherished son of James DeFilippis and Deborah “Debbie” DeFilippis (Jerry); brother of James DeFilippis (Gena). He is also survived by his loyal dog, Swiper. Michael was an avid fan of all Philly sports teams. He also loved fishing and being at the shore with his family. Memorial services will be celebrated on... Read more →


Couple Found Dead in West Deptford; Authorities Rule Incident was a Murder-Suicide

CNBNews graphic files DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP NJ (November 30, 2022)--On Monday, November 28, 2022, at approximately 6:50 pm, the Deptford Township Police Department was dispatched to a residence on Ogden Road, Deptford, NJ, for a well-being check. Responding officers discovered the bodies of the resident, Erin A. Gatier, 47, and her ex-boyfriend, William W. Beattie, 47, of Landisville, New Jersey, deceased inside the residence. The investigation by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes and Crime... Read more →


Samuel F. Andaloro Jr., age 63, aka 'Disc Jockey Caveman Sam', Firefighter, Communicator, Jokester, GCHS Alum

Samuel F. Andaloro, Jr. on November 17, 2022, of Deptford. Age 63. Beloved husband of Kathleen A. Andaloro (nee Riskus). Loving brother of Mary (John) Foster of Mickleton, John (Bridget) Andaloro of Delaware, and the late Josephine (Joseph) Comly. He is survived by many caring cousins, nieces and nephews. Sam was never one to stay idle, always the communicator and often the jokester. He enjoyed his Disc jockey days when he was better known as... Read more →


NJ Water Helps Pleasantville Create Municipal Water Story

Ewing, NJ — Today, Sustainable Jersey announced that the City of Pleasantville was selected to receive technical assistance, funded by New Jersey American Water, to complete its Municipal Water Story action. The completion of the Water Story action helps municipalities earn points toward certification with Sustainable Jersey. The Water Story action results in a holistic understanding of a community’s water infrastructure, water governance and water resources as well as the identification of local water issues.... Read more →


David Brian Bradshaw, 46, of West Deptford

David Brian Bradshaw, a lifelong resident of West Deptford, NJ passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2022. He was 46. Legacy David graduated from West Deptford High School, class of 1994, and then attended Gloucester County Community College and received his Associate's Degree. He furthered his education at Stockton State College and earned his Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. Through the years, David worked as a loan officer in several Woodbury and Cherry Hill, NJ... Read more →


Gloucester County Happenings and Events

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ(CNBNewsnet)--On October 5th, the Paulsboro Nutrition Site at the Second Baptist Church in Paulsboro celebrated the 100th Birthday of Ms. Flora McCormick of Paulsboro. Participants of the program celebrated Ms. McCormick’s Birthday with decorations and a cake. Commissioner Jim Jefferson also attended and presented a proclamation honoring this milestone birthday. Residents of Shady Lane Nursing Home enjoy sensory game activities. Sensory games are good for the emotions and physical well-being of seniors. For... Read more →


Max H. Block, Jr., of Deptford, age 80

On October 25, 2022. Age 80. Of Deptford formerly of Williamstown, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late, Max H. and Jane O. (Hubble) Block. Max is survived by his daughter, Diana Lynn Block; grandson, Antonio Louis Block; sister, Barbara Ann Favierie; nephews, Anthony Favierie, Chris Favierie and his niece Antionette Head. Max was also predeceased by his daughters, Tina Olivia Block and Sandra Lia Block-Piontek. Max had worked for... Read more →


Loretta J. Skinner, age 99, of West Deptford/Gloucester City

On October 24, 2022. Age 99. (nee Holtz) Of West Deptford. Formerly of Gloucester City. Loving wife of the late John W. Skinner. Beloved mother of Ron Skinner and Gary Skinner. Cherished grandmother of Amy and the late Mark Skinner. Predeceased by her parents, Elmer and Margaret Holtz (nee McGinley). Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Friday morning, October 28th, from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at St Mary’s R.C. Church, 426 Monmouth... Read more →


Gloucester County Officials and Residents Honor Flight of Souther New Jersey

On October 4, 2022, Gloucester County Director Frank DiMarco, Commissioner Denice DiCarlo, Liaison to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Deputy Director Heather Simmons, and Commissioner Jim Jefferson attended the sendoff and welcoming back of the Honor Flight of Southern New Jersey. The Honor Flight’s mission is to proudly escort veterans to Washington, D.C. to see their memorials. The day started at Williamstown High School where the veterans were served breakfast and listened to performances by... Read more →


Maria T. Bicking (nee Maniaci), 76, of West Deptford

Maria T. Bicking (nee Maniaci), 76, of West Deptford, New Jersey, passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Legacy Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Maria was raised in National Park and has lived in West Deptford for the past 23 years. Prior to retiring, Maria was a hair dresser since 1961 where she started her career at Lit Brothers Salon in Camden, New Jersey. A caring and passionate woman, Maria was... Read more →


GCN Archives (1948-2005)Mr. Louis Barber, The Glassman, Succumbs, at 97; Collected Glass, Old Newspapers in Gcity

by Connie Cleary Woods/Staff reporter Gloucester City News, February 2002 Louis H. Barber, “The Glassman,” of West Deptford, passed away suddenly on Monday, February 18, 2002, at the age of 97. You could say Mr. Barber started recycling before many communities. He made a living for 20 years, collecting used bottles and newspapers weekly from businesses and residents in Gloucester City and nearby towns. He then would take the tons of glass and newspapers to... Read more →


Frank M. Hoban, age 68, of Gloucester City

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ --On October 3, 2022. Age 68. Of Gloucester City. Loving husband of Marion M. Cecala. Beloved father of John Hoban (Kelly), Traci Hoban (Danny), Jennifer Colindres (Alfredo) and Michael Hoban. Cherished grandfather of Brianna, Joshua, Sean, Nicholas, Michael, Alaynah, Alyssah, AJ and Michael Jr. Predeceased by his brothers, Raymond and Thomas Hoban. Frank was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Charles and Frances Hoban. He worked as a truck driver for... Read more →


Officer Vincent Leonetti and Sergeant James Graham Cleared of Any Wrongdoing by CCPO

Camden City N.J.(CNBNewsnet)-- The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office (CCPO) has completed its investigation into August 23, 2021, use of force by Officer Vincent Leonetti of the Monroe Township Police Department and Sergeant James Graham of the Deptford Township Police Department, and has concluded that the use of force was legally justified. CCPO determined that it is not necessary to present this matter to the Grand Jury because there were no material facts in dispute regarding... Read more →


NFL Betting Strategies and Tips for the 2022 Season

The excitement of the NFL season is upon us, as the slate is wiped clean for all 32 of the league’s teams. What happened last year is squarely in the past, and fans can look forward to an exciting campaign full of great plays and surprises. The 2022 season will also provide fans who like to wager on the NFL a new chance to score winnings in their wallet. The best betting sites for NFL,... Read more →


CNB TRAFFIC ALERT: RR Crossing Repairs On Parkville Station Road, Detoured for Two Weeks

(WEST DEPTFORD, NJ) – Parkville Station Road will be closed in both directions on Monday, September 12, at 7 a.m. until 7 a.m. Tuesday, September 27, between Kings Highway and Harvest Drive in West Deptford, Gloucester County. Parkville Station road will be closed in both directions for railroad crossing repairs. Access will be maintained for local residents and businesses. Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour. In order to provide safer and smoother railroad... Read more →


Bob Orr, Longtime Salesman at ACE Ford, Garden State String Band Member, Almonesson Fire Dept. Chief

On August17, 2022. Age 88. Of West Deptford, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late, James and Margaret Orr. Bob is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Eleanor (Jones) Orr; loving children; Randy Orr, James Orr, Cheryl Conroy; step-children, Jay Getchell (Junita), Mark Getchell, Nicole Getchell; 22 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; brother, Walt Orr; sister and brother-in-law, Edna and Ron Chiodi. Bob was also predeceased by... Read more →


*You're Invited: 2022 "Inaugural Global Gloucester Day” 

The Gloucester Township Historic and Scenic Preservation Committee is proud to participate in a September 3rd, 2022, Global Celebration and collaboration of unity with twelve (12) named Gloucester communities throughout the U.S. and Abroad. “Inaugural Global Gloucester Day” began as a 2017 collaboration between Gloucester, Virginia, and Gloucester, England, commemorating the Gloucester County, Virginia-born icon Pocahontas’s 400th anniversary of her funeral and burial in Gravesend, England. The goal of the “Global Gloucester Day” celebration is... Read more →


Daughter Attacks 80-Year-Old Mother Who Died Days Later

SEWELL NJ (Augusst 11, 2022)--On Saturday, August 6, 2022, at approximately 9:57 p.m., officers from the Washington Township Police Department (WTPD) were dispatched to an apartment on Woodmont Circle, Sewell, New Jersey, for a dispute. As a result of the initial investigation, officers charged 65-year-old Loretta Barr with assault. The victim, identified as 80-year-old Florence Dicriscio (Barr’s mother), was initially transported to Jefferson Hospital in Washington Township for her injuries. On August 9, 2022, the... Read more →


Three Women Steal $1900 Worth of Wigs from Coco Beauty Supply

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP NJ--The three pictured suspects entered the Coco Beauty Supply on Berlin-Cross Keys Road, and proceed to the back corner of the business, where they tried on wigs for several minutes. Eventually, all three conceal $1,894 worth of wigs into their shirts and then leave the business without paying. If you can identify the suspects in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500, or call our GTPD Anonymous Crime... Read more →


Eleanor M. Ernharth, age 81 of West Deptford/Gloucester City; GCHS Class of '59, former Cafeteria Cook

On June 27, 2022. Age 81. Of West Deptford. Formerly a longtime resident of Gloucester City. Loving angel and devoted wife of 59 years to Ronald L. Ernharth. Loving mother of Ronald L. Ernharth (Norraine), Thomas S. Ernharth (Rebecca), Christine Gentile (Randall), Denise Monahon (Larry) and Melissa Ernharth (Brett). Cherished MomMom of LeighAnn Ernharth, Kara Ernharth (Michael Kaplan), Taylor Gentile, Abigail Ernharth, Matthew Ernharth, Allison Gentile, Lauren Gentile, Kassidy Monahon and Brandon Monahan. Also survived... Read more →


MAPLE SHADE PD ANNOUNCES CODE ORANGE AIR-QUALITY ALERT

Air Quality Alert Advisory: Air Quality Alert until 12:00AM Sunday The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has issued a code orange air quality alert Saturday for Southwestern New Jersey. A code orange air quality alert means that air pollution concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children...people suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung diseases...and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can be minimized by avoiding... Read more →


The Story Behind The Story:

The Annoying "Boom-Car" Parties(video)

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNewsnet Finally, someone has heard our calls for help. At least since 2017, those of us on the New Jersey side of the Delaware River have been suffering from the effects of "Boom-Car" Parties. If you are new to the South Jersey area these are trucks and cars loaded with sound equipment so intense that houses from Gloucester County up to Burlington County shake and things fall from the shelves and walls... Read more →


American Legion Post 184 Wildwood NJ Give Veteran 'Best Medicine' With A Buddy Check

American Legion Post 184, Wildwood, (4200 Atlantic Ave) By Cameran Richardson JUN 13, 2022 American Legion Post 184 Commander Norman Marlin was sitting in his office at the post home in Wildwood, N.J., when department and national leadership walked in the morning of June 8. They were there to do a Buddy Check on him. “We know you’ve been through some tough times, we love you, we love what you’ve done for The American Legion... Read more →


Boys and Girls Interested in Playing Basketball, Register Today for The Chiefs Basketball Camp (for Grades 3-11)

Chiefs Basketball Camp Who: Boys and Girls entering grades 3-11 Cost: $185 per player per week. Where: Memorial Field basketball courts Marlton NJ When: Week 1 6/27-6/3 8am-11:30am Week 2 7/25-7/28 8am -11:30am Sign up Link www.chiefsbasketballcamp.com Chiefs Basketball Camp is run by Cherokee Chief Head Coach Eric Cassidy. Coach Cassidy has 14 years of Head Coaching experience. During his 14 years, he has over 250 wins, 5 conference titles, 4 final appearances, and 1... Read more →


The WE CAN FOUNDATION Needs Your Help

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (CNBNews)The annual We Can Foundation Walk to Remember will be held on June 19, at the Pine Grove Fire Hall, 9th and Jersey Avenue, Gloucester City. The organization helps people who are fighting addiction. The public is invited to attend. If you are unable to attend and would like to make a donation send your check or money order to We Can Foundation, 573 Homewood Lane, Williamstown NJ 08094 RELATED: So Who... Read more →


*GCHS Pub and Grub Saturday, May 21

Gloucester Catholic's (GCHS) annual Rams Pub and Grub will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Patrick Peyton Athletic Complex in Sewell, NJ, from 2 pm to 8 pm. Join us for a day of food, fun and family! There will be a number of food trucks, activities, entertainment and much more! See details below! Read more →


Gloucester City's Waterfront 4th of July Fireworks June 25

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 3, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)---Gloucester City is thrilled to celebrate the founding of our great nation the evening of Saturday, June 25th at Proprietor's Park with a wonderful waterfront fireworks display. The park is located at King Street and Jersey Avenue at the Delaware River. In the above Google street view image, Proprietors Park is located on the left. Mayor, Council, and Celebrations Committee's 4th of July themed community event will have food, family... Read more →


HS BASEBALL: Cape Henry, Va. Over Gloucester High 11-1

GHS pitcher Steve Gurcik (photo credit Bruce Darrow) WEST DEPTFORD, NJ (April 30, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester High baseball team played Cape Henry, Va. on Saturday at West Deptford. Cape Henry pitcher J. Lebel, kept the Lions off the bases for most of the game. GHS pitcher Steve Gurcik, the losing pitcher gave up 5 earned runs and hit two batters. GHS John Daily had the only extra base hit, a double. Gloucester's defense had two errors. The... Read more →


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THE IRS ANNOUNCES AUDIT TRIGGERS

updated/corrected Dorothy Philbin l CNBNews The Internal Revenue Service has announced the triggers which will mark a taxpayer for audit. Here they are: 1. Those who itemize their deductions rather than taking the standard deduction. Sometimes you don't have a choice but don't get carried away. Keep it reasonable. 2. Millionaires - there is so much there to audit but millionaires usually have very good accountants and lawyers. My personal opinion is that millionaires are... Read more →


Gloucester County Director Frank J. DiMarco presented veteran George Brown with a certificate celebrating his 97th birthday.

Mr. Brown is a charter member of the Original Cemetery Advisory Council Committee which was charged with the responsibility of choosing a location designing and overseeing the construction of the Gloucester County Veterans Memorial Cemetery. He is also the founder and Captain of the Cemetery Honor Guard, which has been recognized nationally for its service to our deceased veterans and their families. He has been a member of the VFW Post 1616 in Williamstown for... Read more →


Westville Receives $5,000 Donation towards 9-11 Memorial

February 28, 2022 Westville Council Meeting Minutes PUBLIC NOTICE In compliance with the “Open Public Meetings Act,” Chapter 231, P.L. 1975, adequate notice of this meeting has been provided in the following manner: the annual notice was forwarded to the official Borough newspapers and was posted in the Westville Municipal Building and web site. All notices are on file with the Borough Clerk. ROLL CALL - Mayor Fritz H. Sims, Jr. Council Members: Donna M.... Read more →


Former Gloucester City Police Chief, Bill Crothers Succumbs

William G. Crothers On March 5, 2022. Age 68. Of Deptford, NJ. Loving husband of Donna M. (Gogolin) Crothers of 47 years. Proud and devoted father of Jeffrey Crothers (Alicia), Dana Like (Brandon); cherished grandchildren, Alex, Austin, Gabriel, Ava, Amelia, Aurora, Aurelia; sister-in-law, Dot Gogolin; nephews Scott (Sandy) Gogolin, Shawn Gogolin and niece, Dawn Yushchak (Mark); former wife of Billy, Kim Crothers; his dogs, Cody and Abby; his two sisters and many friends and family.... Read more →


NJ Senator Durr Supports Freedom Convoys Protesting COVID Mandates

TRENTON, NJ--Senator Ed Durr has introduced a Senate Resolution expressing support for “Freedom Convoys” planned for the first week of March across the country and within New Jersey to protest ongoing government mandates related to COVID-19. “The Freedom Convoys that are planned in New Jersey and elsewhere are intended to send Governor Murphy and President Biden the message that the pandemic is over, it’s time to get back to normal life,” said Durr (R-3), a... Read more →


Mega Job Fair in Gloucester County

(Sewell, NJ)-Gloucester County will hold a Mega Job Fair on Friday, March 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at the RCSJ Gymnasium. The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners and Workforce Development Board (WDB) encourage residents attending to dress for success, bring copies of their resume and prepare for on-the-spot interviews. “The Mega Job Fair is a great opportunity to see all of the employers that have opportunities across the county. Whether you’re searching for a... Read more →


CNB Business News: Be Prepared for Spring

Gloucester City, NJ (Grassroots Newswire) March 2, 2022 - According to the National Weather Service, March marks the start of the spring severe weather season: "…three months of danger that can imperil the unprepared. 1" Data published by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reveals that severe weather events are becoming more frequent and more devastating2, warn disaster recovery specialists with SERVPRO in the Gloucester City area. NOAA reports that the period from 1980-to... Read more →


Robert Joseph Hartman, 60, of West Deptford, formerly of Gloucester City

Robert Joseph Hartman passed away on February 19, 2022 at the age of 60. Bob lived in West Deptford, NJ over 30 years. He was raised in Gloucester City, NJ and graduated from Gloucester High School in 1980. Beloved husband of Karen (Keebler) Hartman, devoted father of Frankie Willerton and Joseph Hartman, Beloved brother of Bet (Gary) Shrader, Pat (Joe Rubino) Schmidt-Rubino, Anne (Mike) Murtagh, Mary (Chuck) Parvis and Mike (Lynn) Hartman and many loving... Read more →


The Last of the Big New York City Parades

by Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the controversy over the Staten Island St. Patrick's Day Parade: Staten Island's St. Patrick's Day Parade is the last of the big New York City parades of this kind to remain true to its heritage. Unlike the other St. Patrick's Day Parades, which have turned the march into an inclusion event, the Staten Island contingent remains resolute in exclusively honoring St. Patrick.... Read more →


Elvia Estonia Jackson Hawkins, 81, of Jericho; NJ Teacher of the Year Recipient 1996

Jericho, N.J.-- Elvia Estonia Jackson Hawkins, 81, was called home to glory on Feb. 12, 2022, with family and friends by her side. She was born to the late Orano and Pinkney Jackson on April 27, 1940, in Trenton, NJ. Elvia earned her diploma from Trenton High School in 1958 and graduated with honors from Glassboro State College (now Rowan) with a BA in Education in 1962. She married the late James Edward Hawkins in... Read more →


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Throwing Money At A Problem Won't Make It Go Away

" The only South Jersey school district in the 400 range, or lower 1/3rd is our own Gloucester City School District. " By Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews If it is possible to waste money, New Jersey knows how to do it! In 2020 Governor Murphy raised the state's contribution to education. He felt that former Governor Chris Christie had underfunded education in our state, so he allocated $9 billion to all schools. Of that amount... Read more →