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To: Mr. Ackley, Gloucester City Housing Office, Acting Mayor Patrick Keating, and Members of City Council

How much more can a person take in this town before , we just say the hell with it and leave ! I never missed a tax payment in 25 years , volunteered for many , many things in town, organized and played free concerts for the string band in the park . Why can't we get this house cleaned up? It's being sub- leased which I told you in person, you said blame King Phil ?????? I cannot even sit in my backyard without getting eaten alive by bugs !!! I have spent 100 plus dollars spraying especially in... Read more →


*Comment Restrictions: You Must Provide A Working Email Address/Name Will Be Published

Gloucestercitynews.net/CNBNewsnet comment rules, subject to change. Starting immediately we will no longer accept comments with an anonymous name. No further comments will be published with just a first name or with a made up name. Your submitted remark must contain your full name and a working email address. If you believe in what you wrote you should be willing to back it up with your full name. We feel that people, who in the past were able to hide behind a computer screen, won’t be so embolden to viciously attack an opposing point of view now that their name is... Read more →


Congressman Norcross on Raise the Wage Act

Norcross Statement on Twelve Years with No Increase to Federal Minimum Wage WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) issued the following statement on the eve of the twelfth anniversary of the last minimum wage increase, which took place on July 24, 2009: “I've worked for minimum wage, and I was once a young, single dad, raising my son and having to balance work, family life and a checkbook. Back then it was hard, but today, it's impossible. No American who works full-time should live in poverty. But that’s exactly what’s happening all around us. Raising the minimum wage is... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Pelosi Lies Again About Her Catholic Status

July 22, 2021 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Rep. Nancy Pelosi's Catholicity: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lied again on July 22 when she described herself as "a devout Catholic." Addressing the subject of abortion, she said, "As a devout Catholic and mother of five in six years, I feel that God blessed my husband and me with our beautiful family—five children in six years almost to the day. But that may not be what we should—and it's not up to me to dictate that that's what other people should do, and it's an issue of fairness and justice... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: Battleship New Jersey Receives $512,339 Grant from American Rescue Plan

Norcross Announces More Than $512K for Battleship New Jersey CAMDEN, NJ – Today, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the Battleship New Jersey has been awarded a $512,339 grant from the Small Business Administrations (SBA) Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program. Thanks to the American Rescue Plan, this grant provides emergency assistance for eligible venues affected by COVID-19. Gloucestercitynews.net files “It is an honor for South Jersey to be home to the most decorated battleship in U.S. history, stationed right across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, where our country was founded 244 years ago,” said Congressman Norcross. “This past... Read more →


Washington Politics: Trump's Message to GOP; Pelosi, "We Wanted a Bi-Partisan Committee"

WASHINGTON, DC (July 21, 2021)--Republicans must take seriously the effort by Democrats to completely change America through the Reconciliation Process. Democrats are now suggesting that budget reconciliation can be used to pass Mail-In Ballot legislation as well as trying to include Amnesty in their infrastructure package. The infrastructure package has little to do with infrastructure as we know it, bridges, roads, tunnels, etc., but is a dramatic expansion of Government that will cost much more than the $3.5 trillion being discussed. Don’t let this happen! If Amnesty is included in the infrastructure package, there will be a run on our... Read more →


(Film)Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson on Reparations

Mark Robinson, the Lt. Governor in North Carolina spoke at the April 2021 North Carolina Republican Party 2021 State Convention. It is you who owes, not the American people. Mark Robinson on reparations: “It's YOU who owe ... The sacrifice in blood that has been laid out in this nation on your behalf, there is a bill at your feet for it. It’s time you got up off your tail and went and go pay it.” #NorthCarolina Read more →


Atlantic City Mayor Comments on Assault of Councilman MD Hossain Morshed

July 19, 2021, 4:16 pm | in Mayor Small Issues Statement on Assault of City Councilman (ATLANTIC CITY) – Today, Mayor Marty Small, Sr. (photo) issued the following statement on the July 15 assault of MD Hossain Morshed, 4th Ward Councilman for the City of Atlantic City. “I was very concerned to hear Councilman Morshed had been the victim of a violent assault. He has been a dedicated advocate for Atlantic City residents and businesses over the years, and has the full support of my administration during this difficult time. “This type of senseless violence is unacceptable and will not... Read more →


Kimmel Cultural Campus ShowStoppers Musical Theater Summer Camp Ends July 22

Philadelphia, PA (July 19, 2021) – Kimmel Cultural Campus today announced its ShowStoppers musical theater summer camp will conclude with an in-person performance of Seussical Jr. for participants’ family & friends on Thursday, July 22 at 6:30 p.m. This is the institution’s first in-person show and gathering in over 16-months, following the COVID-19 closure that forced the canceling and postponing of all productions, concerts, classes, and events across the Campus. “During a year when education and extracurricular activities were stunted, we continued to create opportunities for schools and individual students interested in the performing arts by moving entirely online –... Read more →


USsportsbonus: Murphy’s Re-election Chances Take Slight Hit Since Last Month

Political Betting Analysts Suggest New Jersey Governor Race Grows Tighter in Month Following Ciattarelli’s Primary Win– Murphy (left) and Ciattarelli, (photos courtesy of NJ gov. and NJ Globe Hoboken, New Jersey – July 19, 2021 – Democrats’ odds to win the 2021 New Jersey Gubernatorial Election have worsened since last month, according to betting industry analysts at USsportsbonus.com (See Disclaimer Below). In mid-June, Democrats were the 1/15 favorites to win (93.8% implied probability), but those odds have since worsened to 1/10 (90.9%). During the same timeframe, the Republicans’ odds have moved more favorably. Since June 14, the Republicans’ odds to... Read more →


Conor Lamb Goes Full Anti-Second Amendment 

Ohio Township, PA - Today, Conor Lamb showed everyone what a scam artist he is by supporting the nomination of David Chipman as Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. While campaigning for Congress, Lamb told voters that he opposed new gun laws, but now is showing his true colors by supporting anti-Second Amendment zealot Chipman. In response to Lamb's support, Sean Parnell issued the following statement: "Joe Biden’s ATF nominee, David Chipman, is an anti-2nd Amendment radical who previously opposed the Heller decision affirming our individual right to keep and bear arms. He openly supports turning... Read more →


PA POLITICS:Sean Parnell Banks $600K in Half a Quarter

Receives Donations from 97% of Commonwealth's Counties Ohio Township, PA - Fifty days ago, combat veteran and author Sean Parnell entered the race for Pennsylvania Senate to fight for Pennsylvanians in Washington like he fought for them in combat. Half a quarter later, Parnell announced the following fundraising numbers from his first report: Cash on Hand: $597,305.93 Total Receipts: $560,985.65 Number of Donations: 7,064 *Contributions for 65/67 counties "I am so grateful for the outpouring of support for my campaign throughout Pennsylvania," said Sean Parnell. "Over the past fifty days since we launched, I have talked to Pennsylvanians across the... Read more →


FREE SPEECH DOESN'T EXIST IN ROSELLE PARK

ROSELLE PARK, NJ (July 16, 2021)----A Roselle Park Judge has given a resident a week to take down a sign that is critical of Joe Biden or face a daily fine of $250 a day according to NJ1015.com Andrea Dick has a choice to make: take down the profane anti-Joe Biden signs from the fence in the yard she shares with her mother or pay a daily fine and see her mother possibly go to jail. Dick lost her court battle with Roselle Park, which said the signs with the F-word violate a borough ordinance. Up until now, Dick has... Read more →


Pennsylvania Republican Party Weekly Update

Chairman's Update This is a weekly update from the Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Lawrence Tabas filling you in on what our statewide party leaders are up to, along with relevant news pertaining to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. July 17, 2021 Chairman's Message Fellow Pennsylvanians, This week, President Biden made false claims about our state’s election integrity measures and what they would mean for Pennsylvania, so I wanted to set the record straight. The sacred right to vote is a right that everyone supports, and ensuring a fair and secure election process in which everyone can have confidence in the... Read more →


Norcross Welcomes Education Secretary Cardona to SJ

CAMDEN, NJ – Firday, July 17,2021 U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) welcomed the U.S. Department of Education Secretary Miguel Cardona to South Jersey. Secretary Cardona’s visit included a tour of Rowan College of South Jersey, Nursing and Health Professionals Building, a roundtable discussion on the need to pass additional education assistance and a visit to the North Camden City Community Center to meet with high schoolers to discuss reengaging youth and how the American Rescue Plan is getting kids back to school. “Here in South Jersey, we know the importance of financial support for students and how it benefits not... Read more →


Hillery Brotschol Running for Seat in NJ's 11th Congressional District

Hillery Brotschol I have an important announcement that I wanted to share with you as soon as I could. As the radical left attempts to defeat my campaign for US Congress, I'm fighting back. Today, I'm releasing my first ad - and you don't want to miss it. Nancy Pelosi, AOC, and their brand of spineless politicians DO NOT want you to see this. Watch my NEW ad, "Cancel Culture" HERE >>> The seat I'm running for is one of ONLY 5 that Republicans need to win to take back the house. Will you chip in just $20.22 today to... Read more →


NJ Politics: Polistina Team vows to bring legislative services to Atlantic City

Egg Harbor Township - Former Assemblyman and Senate Candidate Vince Polistina released a statement today, pledging to bring legislative services to Atlantic City. "While Assemblyman Mazzeo and Armato sit in their Northfield office and scheme with the Trenton democrats to take over Atlantic City, we are figuring out ways to better serve the community," said Polistina. "Atlantic City has a variety of residents with multicultural backgrounds, working jobs throughout many different fields, hoping to provide the best for their families and their futures," Polistina said. "These residents deserve the same access to their elected officials as all of the hardworking,... Read more →


PA Republican Senator Initiates Forensic Election Audit; State AG Vows to Strike Back

Boss Tweed. "As long as I count the votes, what are you going to do about it? (CNBNews graphic files) **** By Christen Smith | The Center Square Jul 8, 2021 (The Center Square) – A Republican senator in Pennsylvania initiated the first steps this week of a forensic election audit, even as the state’s top law enforcement official promised intervention should the effort continue. Sen. Doug Mastriano, R-Gettysburg, said in an editorial Wednesday he’s requested information and materials from three counties needed for a “forensic investigation” into both the 2020 general election and the 2021 primary election completed in... Read more →


CNBNews Cheer and Jeers for JUNE/JULY 2021

CHEER—A total of 137 households in Camden County will share $215,000 from 92 people in eight United Church of Christ (UCC) congregations, as well as other church agencies, to abolish medical debt, the group announced recently. Together, the UCC has abolished more than $9 million in medical debt in four states, including more than $8 million in New Jersey. Their latest debt-relief campaign raised $65,522.21, according to the UCC. JEER—Sunday, July 4, 2021, a day that families and friends gather to thank our forefathers who died and fought for our Independence. That is what the agenda for the day is... Read more →


NJ Politics: Ciattarelli Turns Up the Heat On Murphy

Murphy’s anti-police agenda threatens the safety of New Jersey communities TRENTON, NJ – Jack Ciattarelli, the Republican nominee for New Jersey Governor, highlighted the rising crime and Phil Murphy’s anti-police agenda in a new digital advertisement. “Murphy should be held fully accountable for his failure to lead while crime rates skyrocket in our communities,” said Ciattarelli. “His pathetic deflection of ‘blaming the heat and humidity’ is a complete embarrassment and insults the intelligence of New Jerseyans. People up and down this state are extremely concerned, longstanding family traditions are fading away, police recruitment is at an all-time low, and the... Read more →


*New Jersey Politics: Vote for Scheets, Moore, and Boberg for CAMDEN COUNTY COMMISSIONER

Camden County has one of the highest median property taxes in the United States and is ranked 23rd of the 3,143 countries in order of median property taxes. They are running to be your COMMISSIONERS to end sweetheart deals for the powerful special interests and politically connected. Johanna, Jennifer, and Rachel will fight hard everyday to hold the line on taxes and protect your hard earned money. They need your votes. They want to get rid of those entrenched Democrats that have made Camden County an undesirable place to live and to do business here because taxes are so high.... Read more →


New Comment Rules for https://www. Gloucestercitynews.net/clearysnotebook

Gloucestercitynews.net/CNBNewsnet comment rules, subject to change. Starting immediately no further comments will be published from anyone who doesn't provide us with a working email address along with their name, street address, and phone number. And, before that comment is published you will be contacted and asked to verify the remark (s). Furthermore, your real name will be published with your comment; no more anonymous or fake names. If the information we are requesting is not provided the comment will be trashed. For too long we have allowed people to comment without knowing their names. And, in doing so we are... Read more →


Congressional Candidate Salutes Former Opponent, Reiterates why He's Running

ROSWELL, GEORGIA — In light of Eric Welsh announcing the conclusion of his bid for Congress, Harold Earls released the following statement —both complimenting Welsh and reiterating Earls’ commitment to running to represent Georgia’s 6th Congressional District: “First let me say, I’m not going anywhere. Like my service to our country, I am committed to seeing this race through to victory. We should all take a moment to salute Eric Welsh on his run for Congress and being brave enough to take a stand and say enough is enough. Like me, Eric is not part of the ‘Good Ol’ Boys... Read more →


CNBNews Editorial:

SOMETHING HAPPENING HERE!

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews The Battle of Baltimore image courtesy of historycentral.com Recently some unknown Olympic hopeful came in third at a track meet. Instead of accepting the fan's gratitude and standing proudly for the raising of our Flag and the playing of the country's National Anthem she decided this was the time "To protest for Her People"! The Liberal media and the Left, and some on the Right applauded her for turning her back on our flag and country. She is not that good so you won't be seeing her win any medals at the Olympics in... Read more →


VIDEOS: Federal Government Transporting Illegal Immigrants Crossing the Texas Border to New Jersey and Elsewhere

By William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews A busload of illegal immigrants board a bus in Texas headed to the state of New Jersey, and the State of New York. Wednesday, June 30, 2021 protestors were stopping traffic on the NJ Turnpike demanding more money for the illegals from the taxpayers of the state. So far they have received $40 million. (image courtesy of The Center for Immigration Studies) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNews)(June 30, 2021)--This week former President Donald Trump will be visiting Texas to talk with Gov Greg Abbot about the crisis that has exploded out of control since... Read more →


NEW JERSEY POLITICS: Swift/Guardian Call on Armato & Mazzeo to Stop Wasting Government Time

ATLANTIC CITY – After the second bill to eliminate mandatory minimums for public corruption failed to receive the Governor’s signature, former Deputy Attorney General Claire Swift and former Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian sharply criticized Assemblymen John Armato and Vince Mazzeo today for wasting the government’s time and putting the personal interests of politicians ahead of the public. The first bill to eliminate mandatory minimums for non-violent offenses (S3456) was conditionally vetoed in April after crimes by public officials like bribery, perjury, and insider trading were added. A second, identical iteration (S3658) was conditionally vetoed yesterday. The changes would have... Read more →


SENATOR CRUZ Reports on Border Crisis

CNBNews file photo by Senator Ted Cruz | Guest Contributor As summer begins, I want to give you an update on what’s happening with the border crisis five months into the Biden-Harris Administration. President Biden has repeatedly made reckless policy decisions that have caused the crisis at our southern border—he halted construction of the border wall, he reinstated the failed catch-and-release policy, and he ended the Remain in Mexico policy, which was an international agreement President Trump negotiated with the government of Mexico where Mexico agreed that immigrants from Central America who had crossed illegally through Mexico would stay in... Read more →


County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Offering Four Scholarships Each Worth $3,500

The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey announces the availability of scholarships to college, graduate, and law students. Each scholarship is a one-year grant in the amount of $3,500.00 paid directly to the recipient. The scholarships include: The Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship The Andrew K. Ruotolo Jr. Memorial Scholarship The Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship The John H. Stamler Memorial Scholarship Deadline for submission of applications is September 3, 2021. For applications for each scholarship please visit: https://bit.ly/3gsXZuV Read more →


GOP Challenger Polistina: Mazzeo is Obligated to Empower Atlantic City PD to Protect/Servere

Egg Harbor Township, NJ - “At a time when far-left politicians are pushing to defund, disband, and disrespect law enforcement, the recent surge of violent crime in Atlantic City is proof positive that this anti-police approach is not just dumb, it's dangerous," said Polistina. “The problem isn’t a pandemic, and it’s not the weather, it’s politicians like Vince Mazzeo refusing to allow our brave men and women in law enforcement to do their jobs.” Gloucestercitynews graphic files The Atlantic City Police Department has been operating without a Chief of Police since October 1, 2020 and is currently understaffed by 60... Read more →


Fred Anzide, a Gloucester City Councilman, Lions Club Member, Charter Member of Garden State String Band

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--On June 22, 2021, Frederick C. Anzide, age 90 passed away. A resident of Sewell for the past 20 years or so Mr. Anzide was a long time resident of Gloucester City. Loving husband of 65 years to Barbara Ann (nee Tyler). Devoted father of Lori (Robert) Kenney, Cathy (Paul) Bennett and Lisa (Paul) Fred Anzide (circa 1950's) Sebastian. Devoted grandfather of 9 and great-grandfather of 9. Dear Brother of James R. (Lucille) Anzide and the late Amerinda D. Joiner. Fred was born and raised in Gloucester City and graduated from Gloucester... Read more →


LGBTQ Victory Fund Endorse Don Guardian for Assembly,

ATLANTIC CITY – LGBTQ Victory Fund—the only national organization dedicated to electing LGBTQ people to public office—endorsed former Atlantic City mayor Don Guardian for New Jersey Assembly today. The endorsement signals Victory Fund’s confidence that Guardian is well-positioned to win his Assembly race and will be a strong voice for equality once elected. Guardian would be the only openly LGBTQ member of the Assembly and the first openly gay Republican legislator in New Jersey history. “LGBTQ Victory Fund is proud to endorse Don Guardian for Assembly,” said Mayor Annise Parker, President & CEO of LGBTQ Victory Fund. “Don is a... Read more →


A brief summary of voting in the US

Voting is a part of modern-day life that we take for granted. It’s the most socially acceptable way to exercise our political opinion. But, to get to this point, there have been significant hurdles to cross, and the battle isn’t over. Having said that, we’ve come a long way; and to highlight this, the following article outlines a brief timeline of major milestones that have been overcome in the expansion of suffrage, in order to give you more insight into just how important your vote can be. 1856: all white males can vote When voting was first implemented, only 6%... Read more →


Booker and Gillibrand Featured Speakers at From Pandemic to Progress Event

The Women’s Center for Entrepreneurship will host a virtual conference, From Pandemic to Progress - How Small Businesses Can Prosper During Covid and Beyond, along with regional Women’s Business Centers, WBEC East Philadelphia, PA and Women’s Enterprise Development Center, Westchester County, NY. Additional media partners include LAEDA Women’s Business Center and Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University. The event will take place on June 24, 2021 and stream online. It will feature all star keynote speakers Senator Cory Booker, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Natalie Madeira Cofield, SBA Office of Women’s Business Ownership. Participating sponsors include Wells Fargo, PayPal, Fiverr,... Read more →


NJ's Incumbent Governor the Odds-On Favorites to Win

Oddsmakers Suggest Phil Murphy Will Be First Democratic NJ Governor Re-elected in nearly 40 years –Betting Odds Heavily Favor Democratic Incumbent in Upcoming Governor Election– Hoboken, New Jersey – June 14, 2021 – Democrats are the odds-on favorites to win the 2021 New Jersey, according to betting industry analysts at USsportsbonus.com (See Disclaimer Below). Democrats have 1/15 odds to win the election (93.8% implied probability), while Republicans are 6/1 (14.3%). “Following his win in the Republican primary, Jack Ciattarelli is facing an uphill battle against the Democratic incumbent, as Phil Murphy has been the heavy favorite for some time,” says... Read more →


NJBIA, and other Business Groups Oppose Bill S-3352

That Law Opens Floodgates on Harassment Litigation NJ State Capital Building, Trenton NJ (photo courtesy of Pinterest) The New Jersey Business & Industry Association and other groups are opposing a bill today that overreaches in its attempt to excessively expand the threshold to bring litigation for harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Bill S-3352, which is scheduled to be voted on in the Senate Labor Committee this morning, also removes an employer’s ability to take preventative measures to avoid a harassment or discrimination suit. In a letter to the committee, NJBIA and 24 other business groups explicitly represent their commitment... Read more →


Murphy's Virtual Town Hall Meeting Wed.

Sign Up for Virtual Town Hall with Gov. Murphy On Wednesday, June 16th at 4 p.m., Governor Murphy is hosting another virtual town hall. The Governor is looking forward to providing you with the latest updates on getting New Jerseyans vaccinated, combating the pandemic, our state budget, and more. If you want to attend, please complete a brief form and you will be notified if a spot is available. Sign Up Here Read more →


Jack Ciattarelli: After Four Years of Murphy's Failed Leadership NJ is Struggling

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor Jun 9, 2021 Then-Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli speaks May 29, 2017, to a crowd in Bridgewater, New Jersey. Ciattarelli won the Republican primary June 8, 2021, for a chance to take on incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy in the fall election. Julio Cortez / AP photo (The Center Square) – Former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli cruised to victory Tuesday in New Jersey’s Republican gubernatorial primary. Ciattarelli will face off against incumbent Democrat Gov. Phil Murphy in November’s general election. With 89% of precincts reporting, Ciattarelli picked up more than 49% of the votes cast,... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Soros Group Attacks Bishops

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the latest attack on U.S. bishops: President Biden says he is a "devout Catholic," yet he continues to oppose many of the most serious Catholic teachings that bear on public policy. This is of great concern to the bishops, and a large contingent of them are considering whether Biden is deserving of Holy Communion. They will take this issue up next week in a virtual meeting of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). Enter Faithful America. It is sponsoring a petition aimed at pressuring the bishops... Read more →


Although Trump is No Longer President, THE LEFT Continue to Attack Him

The Democrats Release New Ad: “THE LINE” America has crossed a line. June 9, 2021 - The Lincoln Project today released a new ad which will air in the Bedminster, NJ and New York City, NY media markets on Thursday and digitally in Washington, DC on Wednesday. The 60-second ad, entitled “The Line,” features recent comments made by former national security advisor Michael Flynn, in which Flynn suggested a military-style coup “should happen here.” Flynn’s comments are just the latest example of the Republican Party’s willingness to betray our democracy in favor of Donald Trump’s ego. “The Republican Party has... Read more →


Republican Senate Candidate Sean Parnell Supports Filibuster

Gloucestercitynews.net files PITTSBURGH – Sean Parnell today released the following statement in support of maintaining the filibuster in the U.S. Senate: “The filibuster is an important cornerstone of our legislative process. The whole point of the filibuster is to make sure all voices are heard regardless of who is in the majority party. Leadership is about representing everybody, and the next United States Senator from Pennsylvania must be willing to lead and build consensus. “If John Fetterman got his way, Democrats would be able to pass their radical, half-baked agenda like the Green New Deal, packing the Supreme Court with... Read more →


Who Shot and Killed Ashli Babbitt? Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit to Obtain Records

Judicial Watch Sues to Obtain Records in Fatal Shooting of Ashli Babbitt by Capitol Police Officer From CNS News: Last week, the government watchdog Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit in the Superior Court of D.C. to obtain the police and medical examiner records in the case of Ashli Babbitt, a 35-year-old woman who was shot dead by a Capitol police officer during the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol. “The normal course of action in a police-related shooting is to quickly inform the public of the details – but the lack of transparency in... Read more →


DarkSide and The Colonial Pipeline Ransomware

The 5,500-mile pipeline system transports approximately 45% of all fuel consumed on the East Coast, according to its website, and runs from Texas to New Jersey. The Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Hackers Had a Secret Weapon: Self-Promoting Cybersecurity Firms Five months before DarkSide attacked the Colonial pipeline, two researchers discovered a way to rescue its ransomware victims. Then an antivirus company’s announcement alerted the hackers. by Renee Dudley and Daniel GoldenMay 24, 5 a.m. EDT REPUBLISH Co-published with MIT Technology Review Series:The Extortion Economy U.S. Companies and Ransomware ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to... Read more →


Jersey City Selected to participate in Local Foods, Local Places

NEW YORK (June 2, 2021) – The Biden Administration has announced that Jersey City, New Jersey is one of 13 communities selected to participate in Local Foods, Local Places (LFLP), a federal partnership program that supports community-led efforts to reinvest in existing neighborhoods, protects the environment, and improves residents’ health and quality of life through the development of the local food economy. Through LFLP, a team of agricultural, environmental, public health and regional economic development experts will work directly with residents of the Bergen-Lafayette neighborhood and other community leaders to establish a “food value chain” in the community. The goal... Read more →


Your Money: Biden's $1.5 Trillion Budget Bounces between Hope and Reality

Jun 4, 2021 | The President’s Fiscal Year (FY2022) budget request came and went. Unveiled at 1:30 PM on the Friday before Memorial Day, it fell just short of an unprecedented June release. One precedent it does make, unfortunately, is a wholehearted endorsement of deep and enduring federal deficits. While there are some positive aspects, when it comes to righting our nation’s fiscal ship, the budget is a day late and trillions of dollars short. Gloucestercitynews.net files Combing through the documents there are some positive moves. The administration is looking to clamp down on affluent tax cheats and improve customer... Read more →


More of Your Money for Camden City; $35M Grant to Revitalize Camden Neighborhood

Norcross, Menendez, HUD Secretary Fudge Announce $35,000,000 Grant CAMDEN CITY, NJ – Today, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) (photo) joined U.S. Senator Bob Menendez and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia Fudge to announce the awarding of a $35 million federal Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant to the City of Camden to revitalize the city’s Cramer Hill neighborhood, upgrade public housing and expand access to job and economic opportunities for residents. “Today’s announcement highlights our collective commitment to ensuring residents of Camden not only have affordable, safe places to call home but have access to jobs, quality... Read more →


Bomb Threats Targeting the Palestinian American Community in Clifton

CAIR-NJ Asks FBI to Probe Bomb Threat Targeting Palestinian Community Center, Calls on Officials to Denounce Anti-Palestinian Hate (SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ, 6/1/2021) – The New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) today called on the FBI to investigate bomb threats targeting the Palestinian American Community Center (PACC) in Clifton, N.J. CAIR-NJ also called on Clifton police to provide extra security for the PACC in the coming days. Earlier today, June 1, PACC reportedly received a series of more than 30 phone calls from two callers threatening violence. The callers verbally attacked PACC staff, threatened to bomb the... Read more →


CNB Political News: Brotschol Asks Sherrill Should Dr. Fauci Be Fired 

Emails and Donations Question What Fauci Knew About Wuhan Lab and COVID - 19 Lake Hiawatha, NJ/June 3, 2021 – Today, Hillery Brotschol, Republican Congressional candidate for New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District directly asked Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill if she believes Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases with National Institute of Health should be fired and renewed her call for a full investigation into any funding the Chinese Wuhan lab where COVID - 19 originated may have received from the National Institute of Health (NIH) or any American government entity. She also called... Read more →


New Jersey’s Primary Ballot Design Being Challenged in Court

Democracy Advocates File Brief in Case Challenging Brief Argues New Jersey Ballot Design Subverts Democracy, the Right to Vote, and Fair Representation NEWARK—Today, the League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice, represented by the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice and Campaign Legal Center, filed an amicus curiae brief in Conforti v. Hanlon, a case challenging New Jersey’s use of “the line” and other misleading features in its ballot design. New Jersey is the only state in the country that organizes its primary election ballots by bracketing together a county-supported group of candidates in a... Read more →


CNBNews Opinion:

Who Will Be Gloucester City's New Mayor?

UPDATED/CORRECTION Correction: Joe Gorman, is the father-in-law of Councilman Johnson, not Fran Gorman. Also, Bowie's brother-in-law is not former mayor, Bob Gorman. Bob Gorman is the son of Fran Gorman and nephew of Joe Gorman. Lastly, Bob Gorman and Kate Gorman are cousins. William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Come out, come out, whoever you are... GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 20, 2021)--We had our fingers crossed that Dan Spencer who replaced former Gloucester City Mayor William James was going to be the answer to the development of the city's waterfront. Spencer's four-year term began on January 6, 2019 and was... Read more →