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ATLANTIC CITY: Operation Feed Food Distribution 5-28

A generous donation of baked goods coordinated by the Bakery Confectionery Tobacco and Grain Millers International Union will be the highlight of a food distribution sponsored by the New Jersey State AFL-CIO and its affiliated unions, the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority and the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. Union volunteers will again gather at Bader Field in Atlantic City on Thursday, May 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to distribute emergency food kits to fellow union brothers and sisters, as well as members of... Read more →


Rep. Norcross Releases Information About How To Order Groceries Online With SNAP

Neighbor, Families across the country are struggling to put food on the table as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a devastating toll on employment and the economy. No one should have to worry about whether they can afford to feed their families. Today, I want to provide you with some information on food security resources and updates to SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits in New Jersey. Ordering Groceries Online with SNAP Beginning next week, New Jerseyans on SNAP will be able to shop... Read more →


Norcross Announces Approval of Online Grocery Shopping for SNAP Recipients in NJ

CHERRY HILL, NJ – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will allow households in 13 new states, including New Jersey, the ability to order groceries online with their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Beginning next week, New Jerseyans on SNAP will be able to shop for groceries online from Amazon starting May 27 and participating Walmarts, ShopRites and The Fresh Grocers starting on May 28. Once operational, online purchasing will be available in 36 states and the... Read more →


TSA prepared for summer travelers with updated security procedures

In response to COVID-19, procedure changes rolling out nationwide by mid-June WASHINGTON – With the Memorial Day holiday weekend kicking off the start of summer, the Transportation Security Administration is preparing a very different travel season given the evolving COVID-19 pandemic. TSA has implemented changes to the security screening process that reduce the potential for cross-contamination at the security checkpoint in an effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. TSA has already begun implementation of these changes – with more to be implemented at... Read more →


Cape May Point Store Owner Cited for Violating Gov's Mandate; Police Feel Disrespected

source Sunset Beach Gift Shop (Gloucestercitynews.net)CAPE MAY POINT, NJ (May 18, 2020)—Lower Township Police were summoned to the Sunset Beach Gift Shop, Cape May Point on Saturday by an anonymous person who alleged the store owner was operating his gift shop and miniature golf course in violation of the Governor's COVID-19 executive order. An argument between the police and business owner and the business owner's son ensued. Police Chief William Mastriana issued the following statement today about the incident. In response to recent reports on... Read more →


Philadelphia Based D’IYANU Creates Reusable Face Masks In the Wake of Coronavirus

African Clothing Company Responds to the Need of Personal Protective Equipment Philadelphia, PA (May 2020) - Philadelphia based African print fashion brand D’IYANUhas started manufacturing face masks in their signature colors and prints to provide their customers with a product to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. This is also a part of their mission to fuel their medical mask donation program to those who need them the most. For each cloth mask purchased, D’IYANU will donate two medical masks. The brand has donated over... Read more →


Wireless Surround Sound System - Are They Really Wireless?

Wireless Surround Sound Speaker System (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 13, 2020)--Home cinema is not what it used to be. Recently, anyone can build their own private home theater as they wish. After you first examine all that is offered in your own local consumer electronics online shops, you may be surprised by the excitement. In fact, there is a range of possibilities, and these wireless surround sound speaker systems are unreliable. During this time they often have 3-D home theater systems for the home. Here are some features... Read more →


Bacardi Helps Produce Hand Sanitizers

CATAÑO, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A shift in production by Bacardi at the world’s largest premium rum distillery is helping supply ethanol required to produce the much-needed hand sanitizers that are in high demand as a result of COVID-19. The Bacardi Corporation distillery in Cataño, Puerto Rico, where more than 80% of the company’s rums are produced, has partnered with Puerto Rico based manufacturer Olein Refinery to provide raw materials that will enable the production of more than 1.7M units of 10-ounce hand sanitizer. At 70% alcohol,... Read more →


Cheerios Repurposes Olympics Ads

ORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The COVID-19 crisis is putting unprecedented demand on Canada’s food banks. To help raise awareness, donations and to say thanks to those working so hard, Cheerios and its Canadian Olympic athlete partners are shifting the cheers that were originally destined for the athletes onto Canada’s frontline food bank heroes. Food Banks Canada will also receive a $500,000 cash donation from Cheerios and $600,000 worth of food product from parent company General Mills. “This generous help couldn’t come at a more crucial time for food... Read more →


SINFULLY SWEETS IS OPEN FOR MOTHER'S DAY GIFTS

WE are doing Mother’s Day gifts at the curbside of course!! Call me at the store 856-210-6102 and we will return your call soon!! Pickup times are on Saturday morning from 10:00 am - noon. May 5-May 8 RELATED: CNB BUSINESS NEWS Gloucester City News Gloucester City History Former Gloucester City Resident Opens "Sinfully Sweets" Candy Store in Atco Read more →


Dining Out For Life Raises $60,000 for HIV Services

Action Wellness’ Biggest Fundraiser Turned Virtual Philadelphia, PA (MAY 2020) - Due to COVID-19, Dining Out For Life became a virtual event this year on April 30, on what would have been the popular fundraiser’s 30th anniversary. Through online peer to peer fundraising and private donations, Action Wellness raised close to $60,000. Although the amount was not as much as what was raised in previous years, Action Wellness is incredibly grateful for the outpouring of support for those living with HIV in the Delaware Valley.... Read more →


NEED A MOTHER'S DAY GIFT? WE ARE OPENED!

WE are doing Mother’s Day gifts at the curbside of course!! Call me at the store 856-210-6102 and we will return your call soon!! Pickup times are on Saturday morning from 10:00 am - noon. RELATED: CNB BUSINESS NEWS Gloucester City News Gloucester City History Former Gloucester City Resident Opens "Sinfully Sweets" Candy Store in Atco Read more →


Sinfully Sweets is Open for Mother's Day Orders

WE are doing Mother’s Day gifts at the curbside of course!! Call me at the store 856-210-6102 and we will return your call soon!! Pickup times are on Saturday morning from 10:00 am - noon. RELATED: CNB BUSINESS NEWS Gloucester City News Gloucester City History Former Gloucester City Resident Opens "Sinfully Sweets" Candy Store in Atco Read more →


SNAP Recipients to Receive Additional Benefits

(Camden City, NJ) – Many Camden County residents who receive food assistance through the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (NJ SNAP) will receive additional benefits in May to help address critical food needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic. An additional $36 million will be provided to about 214,000 New Jersey households in May. SNAP supplemental payments were included in the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act. In March and April, Human Services announced $70 million in total additional NJ SNAP benefits that were provided to... Read more →


Don't Settle For A Dull Meat; Get a Meat Injector!

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 1, 2020)--The meat injector that everybody surely needs in their very own home kitchen for it releases marinade into meat via a needle-like applicators. It allows the best flavors to be inserted for you to have a meat that is tender, savory, and most of all, delicious. There's nothing easier than this flavor injector. The needle of this flavor injector will never fail to add the best flavor to your meat to make it very satisfying. Magnum meat injector gun is the ultimate injector... Read more →


Hundreds Dead in Iran After Corona Cure Misinformation

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 1, 2020)--An estimated 700 people have died in Iran after drinking bootleg alcohol. The deaths occurred after a coronavirus cure hoax surfaced online, leading to the high rate of alcohol poisoning. Health workers in Iran have publicly announced the deaths to warn Iranian citizens not to fall for the hoax. Since early March, the number of alcohol-related deaths has grown ten-fold. The total number of deaths due to the hoax is expected to be announced as 728 as of today. Medical experts have taken... Read more →


Some Employees of Produce Market in Brooklawn Have COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus

updated/ corrected Saturday afternoon, May 2, 2020, we received the following Facebook message from Verichio's Produce regarding our questions that we asked on Wednesday. We wanted to know when they first learned that the employee was sick. Did they threaten her or any other employee with being fired if they told anyone they had the illness? Who made the statement we don't know since there was no name with the message As soon as we found out one of our employees had come down with... Read more →


Support A Small Business During the Pandemic: A&A Soft Pretzel Baking Co.

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--A & A Soft Pretzel Baking Company located at 1100-1106 North 32nd Street in Camden is one of many small food businesses hurting by the coronavirus crisis. The South Jersey soft pretzel baking company has been impacted since a lot of their customers are closed and fundraising events paused. “We deliver to a lot of places that are currently closed,” said Anthony Panara, fourth-generation owner of A & A. “With our customers closed, we don’t have that revenue stream. This is a test... Read more →


Philadelphia Restaurants and Retailers Offering Essential Services

(Gloucestercitynews.net)-PHILADELPHIA PA (April 17, 2020)--Consistent with State and City directives, there are businesses throughout Center City offering essential services during this challenging time. Please support them if you are able. To help, we have compiled a list of retailers and restaurants offering online shopping, gift cards, takeout, delivery and virtual classes. We hope this will help you navigate what is available. Your essential purchases and participation will help support our local businesses. Please check often, as regulations and offers are changing regularly. Follow us on... Read more →


Why do you need a Gooseneck Kettle for Pour over Coffee?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(April 16, 2020)--Coffee is one of the most loved beverages in the world. The beverage intake enhances your energy levels due to caffeine stimulants. And apart from the benefits, you reap from taking coffee, the brewing style and serving process matters a lot. Probably, you have noticed in some places where the preparation of pour-over coffee is done, and if you were keen enough, you would realize their special use of a kettle with a very narrow, long neck. The narrow neck is what is... Read more →


NJ Food Council Safety Tips to Grocery Shoppers

TRENTON – APRIL 10, 2020 – With Gov. Phil Murphy signing an Executive Order, that became effective 8 p.m. Friday night, that requires all grocery store shoppers to wear masks, the New Jersey Food Council has released customer tips to further ensure safety. “Based on the requirements of the State of New Jersey, we remind all shoppers to wear facial coverings in the grocery store,” said Linda Doherty, president & CEO, New Jersey Food Council. “We also ask that you shop alone to reduce crowds... Read more →


101 North Eatery & Bar Offers Easter Brunch/Chicken Dinner To-go

In Addition to Two New Cocktail Kits (April 9, 2020)- L.A’s 101 North Eatery & Bar has made instant changes including no-contact curbside take out and delivery option during the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19. For the upcoming holiday weekend 101 North will offer Easter Brunch to-go along with a Chicken Dinner. Easter Brunch will serve two people for $60 or four people for $120. The to-go brunch menu will include Spinach, Leek & Feta Frittata, Mediterranean Salad, Blueberry Agave French Toast, Side of Bacon or... Read more →


Lindenwold Police Alert: Lindenwold Food Pantry April's Distribution 4-7-20

Food Pantry change @ High School Good evening Lindenwold Families. The Lindenwold Food Pantry has rescheduled April's distribution. Our next pantry will now be Tuesday, April 7th, from 1pm to 3pm at Lindenwold High School, directly outside the red doors of the gymnasium in the high school parking lot. We will have pre-packaged bags and boxes to distribute. This "grab and go" method is part of the safety procedures sent from the South Jersey food bank. If you plan on driving, please pull up to... Read more →


VISIT PHILADELPHIA Releases Research to Inform Recovery Planning

Research has always been the foundation for the work we do at VISIT PHILADELPHIA® and now, more than ever, we need to know how people are feeling and what they’re thinking about travel in order to develop a COVID-19 recovery initiative that will spur a regional rebound. We know it will take all of us to create and execute a successful recovery. Today, we’re releasing new insight that will help inform plans for us and our partners — elected officials, hoteliers, restaurant owners, museum and... Read more →


Find the Best Place to Shop for Beauty Supplies: Online Makeup Shop Review

There are many different shops where you can purchase makeup, that it becomes hard to pick the one that will definitely provide you with the best beauty accessories and products that are worth the money. This article is going to help you find the right store that will not disappoint you. Read more about the shop that sells the best beauty supplies - GoodBeautyProducts.com. Find out about a place where you can find the nicest matte foundations and primers for all skin types! GoodBeautyProducts Reviews:... Read more →


CORONAVIRUS DELAYS THE OPENING OF LEGOLAND® NEW YORK RESORT TO 2021 

GOSHEN, NY (March 31, 2020) – In adherence to the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and evolving restrictions from state and local governments in response to the coronavirus pandemic, LEGOLAND® New York Resort and parent company Merlin Entertainments regret to announce the postponement of the Resort opening until 2021. The measure is consistent with the closure of venues and postponement of events worldwide. “Nothing is more important to us than the health, safety and security of our team, the partners we... Read more →


Where Philadelphians Can Find Free, Nutritious Food During The Pandemic

Many Philadelphians are in need of free food due to school closures, loss of income, or other challenges caused by COVID-19. In response to this need, City of Philadelphia and partners have developed two ways for residents to find free food: Food sites where any resident can pick up free food for their household. Student meal sites where any child can pick up free meals. Find food sites and student meal sites using the map or lists below. (Note: orange dots on the map are... Read more →


Facts on Eating for Health And Boosting Your Immune System Naturally

NAPSI)—Registered dietitian for California Strawberries, Colleen Wysocki, explains what factors play a role in immunity, eating for health, and how to boost immune systems naturally: Factors Influencing the Immune System Eating protein and foods high in vitamin C such as strawberries is key. Try this recipe for Strawberry & Tuna Kebabs on californiastrawberries.com. Factors that can influence immunity include: • Diet • Sleep • Stress • Exercise • Microbiome • Germs Eating for Health Eating for health means increasing whole foods while cutting back on... Read more →


Gloucester County Senior and Disability Services are teaming up to feed the vulnerable

The Gloucester County Division of Senior Services and the Division of Human and Disability Services are teaming up to serve seniors across the County. “Our Department of Senior Services serves senior meals through our Serv-A-Tray nutrition program. Our drivers deliver meals to our homebound seniors and checks on our seniors daily,” Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger. We are extremely grateful for the support of our volunteers from our own community and the Rutgers Cooperative Extension, added Freeholder Director Damminger. “We’re delivering 400 meals a day... Read more →


NJ's 101 North Eatery & Bar Taking Part in Great American Takeout Day

(Tuesday March 24, 2020)- Today has been named the in order to support restaurants around the country. During the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 many restaurants have been forced to adapt to meet the needs of their local community. L.A’s 101 North Eatery & Bar made instant changes including no-contactcurbside take out and delivery options. With free delivery the Great American Takeout movement can benefit consumers too! Can’t find what you need at the store? Place an order with 101 North and find all of the... Read more →


Congressman Norcross and ShopRite Management Discuss Wuhan Virus

News Release WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) met with a ShopRite executive in South Jersey today to discuss the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and to discuss the impact it’s had on ShopRite’s business and the measures they have taken to help keep employees and patrons safe. Norcross also briefed the faculty on Congress’ actions in protecting workers and families, including passing the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. “Back in Congress, we have been working hard to pass strong, bipartisan... Read more →


101 North Eatery & Bar Creates “Cocktail Kits” INCLUDING Alcohol For Quarantine

In Addition to Offering Curbside Take Out & Delivery Options (Thursday March 19, 2020)- During the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 many restaurants have been forced to adapt to meet the needs of their local community. L.A’s 101 North Eatery & Bar made instant changes including no-contact curbside take out and delivery options. Now, 101 North has created an all day, every day happy hour! In addition to takeout options for beer and wine bottles, 101 North has created cocktail kits of their notorious drinks created... Read more →