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James J. Cox of Haddon Hts., age 77

Suddenly on March 19, 2020, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 77 years. Beloved husband of Sara Ann Cox (nee Gulliver). Dear father of Andrew Cox (Tricia Alesandro) and Alexander (Lauren) Cox, DMD. Loving grandfather of Teddy, Jonathan and Juliet Rose. Devoted brother of Sally Cox. Jim was a 1956 graduate of St. Rose of Lima grammar school and a 1961 graduate of Haddon Heights High School. He was a U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam Conflict veteran, serving from 1961 to 1965. Jim was a lifelong resident of Haddon Heights and was a very active member of the 4th of July Parade... Read more →


Governor Murphy! The Parents Should Decide Not YOU

TRENTON, NJ--Governor Phil Murphy continues to require New Jersey's children to wear masks at school, daycare, and summer camp, even though children and adults can now unmask almost everywhere else. Children who safely played sports all spring without masks will be forced to wear masks while playing outside at camp this summer, as will kids on playgrounds at daycare centers. Governor Murphy has even said that students should expect to wear masks to school this fall, even though children face very little risk and every concerned adult will have had ample opportunity by then to get vaccinated. Keeping mask requirements... Read more →


Kiwanis Club Lends Assist with Kisses for Kyle School Supplies Project

Kiwanis Club of the Haddons pose with their school supplies donations. Back row, left to right: Kirk Popiolek, Ron Ruban, Cynthia Jankech. Front row: Club President Janet Boris, Pat Wilson, Pamela Stalcup, Jess Sciamanna, Harvey Lermack, Terry Shannon. Photo by Milton Smith HADDONFIELD: Eager hands of Kiwanis Club members made short order of organizing an overflowing banquet table of school supplies to support Kisses for Kyle Foundation. Adjourning their August 13 club meeting early, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons sorted and boxed up crayons, pencils, pens, highlighters, rulers, glue, composition books, notebooks, binders, folders, pencil cases and more. This... Read more →


Melanie E. Houser former Haddon Heights Councilwoman and Band Auxiliary Mom for HH Marching Band

Melanie E. Houser (nee Enders), on August 11, 2021, of Audubon Park; formerly of Haddon Heights. Age 61. Beloved wife of Robin Houser for 39 years. Devoted mother of Jason Houser (Jennifer) and Melissa Kuhlen (John). Loving Memaw of Joshua, Samantha, Jake, and Savannah. Cherished daughter of Ellie (nee Stinger) and the late Robert Enders. Dear sister of Cathy Rasicci (Skeet), Robert Enders, and Andrew Enders and sister-in-law of Stephen Gable and the late Karen. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Melanie was a former Councilwoman for Haddon Heights and was a Band Auxiliary Mom for Haddon Heights... Read more →


American Legion World Series TV Schedule

All 15 games of the 2021 American Legion World Series will be available for viewing via ESPN broadcast or streaming services. The 12 pool play games will be streamed on ESPN3 while the semifinals and championship game will be broadcast on ESPNU. The ALWS schedule: Thursday, Aug. 12 10 a.m.: Fargo (N.D.) Post 400 vs. Honolulu, Haw., ESPN3 1 p.m.: Dubuque County, Iowa vs. Beverly (Mass.) Post 331, ESPN3 4 p.m.: Midland (Mich.) Berryhill Post 165 vs. Idaho Falls (Idaho) Post 56, ESPN3 7:30 p.m.: Tupelo (Miss.) 49ers vs. Ridge (Md.) St. Mary’s Post 255, ESPN3 Friday, Aug. 13 4... Read more →


The 2021 ALWS Has Begun, Here Are The 8 Teams

By Richard Walker Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post 56 knows it will be the hunted in the 2021 American Legion World Series (ALWS) since it is the defending ALWS champion. But Post 56 Bandits coach Ryan Alexander figures few even remember much about the 2019 title. He thinks that includes his own players and the other seven teams in the 2021 ALWS field. “You know what, I think most of these teams don't know who we are or who won it in '19," said Alexander, whose team became the first Idaho ALWS champion in 2019 when it defeated Fargo, N.D., Post... Read more →


Brooklawn Legion Post 72 Top Shelby Winner With 16-7 Record

Players and fans stand at attention during the national anthem during the championship game of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post 56 and Fargo, N.D., Post 2 on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion. The American Legion World Series (ALWS) returns to Shelby, N.C., for the 10th straight season and 11th year overall. And the storylines are plentiful based on recent ALWS history in Shelby, and all-time ALWS history. Here are seven of them: 1. Is a repeat winner a possibility? Defending... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: College Scholarships Awarded by Kiwanis Club

Scholarship winners include: Greta Davis, Ritwik Tati, Kara Mulligan, Aleena Saleem. Kiwanis Club of the Haddons Scholarship Committee members Dawn Mutchler, (far left) and Terry Shannon, (far right) congratulated the students. Photo by Milton Smith. HADDONFIELD: (August 6, 2021)--Celebrating 98 years of service to the community, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons presented competitive scholarships to seven local matriculated high school seniors. From Haddon Heights High School is Ritwik Tati. From Haddon Township High School are Matthew Conway, Kelly Harris and Kara Mulligan. From Audubon High School is Greta Davis. From Sterling High School is Benjamin Oteri. From Triton High... Read more →


Brady Small Commits To Army; Who IS That Person?; Gcity's RE Market Booming; Teens Gone Crazy; PHOTOS

UPDATED/CORRECTED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Image source Brady Small Twitter page BRADY SMALL COMMITS TO WEST POINT--Mount Ephraim resident Brady Small, a St. Augustine star football player has committed to the Black Nights for his college education,according to the Press of Atlantic City. Small, a rising senior defensive tackle at St. Augustine Prep, committed last Sunday to play for the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, for the 2022 season. Small, at 6-foot-2, 285 pounds, was recruited by the Black Knights to play on the defensive line. He said the coaches there, especially defensive line... Read more →


Camden County Happenings!

Medal Presentation Ceremony on August 11th Honoring Our Community Veterans for Their Service and Sacrifice Please join us on August 11th as The Camden County Board of County Commissioners and its partners honor our local heroes aboard the Battleship New Jersey. During the ceremony, the following 22 veterans will be recognized for their service: Sp5 David M. Berg, Army, Cherry Hill Cpl. Otis J. Booker, USMC, Pine Hill GMG3 Francis M. Boyle, Jr., Navy, Glendora QM3 Jerome P. Brophy, Navy, Gloucester City Sp Justin Buonocore, Army, Collingswood OSSN Steven J. Deluca, Navy, Gibbsboro OS3 Daniel M. Diaz, Navy, Camden HT3... Read more →


Margaret M (Kirk) Borton, of Oaklyn, A Friend to All

Margaret M (Kirk) Borton February 2, 1923 ~ July 26, 2021 (age 98) With these hands, I give you my heart and crown it with my love. The Irish Claddagh is an age-old symbol personifying friendship, love and loyalty. No matter how you knew her, Margaret: Maggie, Margie, Mom or Gram... she was love, fiercely loyal and adored being involved with her family. Forever always seems to be around when it begins but forever never seems to be around when it ends. On Monday July 26, 2021, after 98 years, we filled to Marge the parting glass and drank to... Read more →


John E.Geverd, III, 74, of Haddon Heights

On July 18, 2021, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 74 years. Beloved husband to the love of his life of 49 years, Louise M. Geverd (nee Marquardt). Deeply loved and respected by his children: Lauren E. Geverd (Jeff Carey); grandchildren Alexandria and Hannah; Katherine R. Geverd (Andrew Rutner); Jacqui L. McHugh (Patrick McHugh); grandchildren Madison and Emma; Ruthy E. Geverd (Brian Martinelli/Rylan); Caroline R. Geverd - Marett (Kyle Marett), several nieces and nephews. A lifelong resident of Haddon Heights, NJ, John was perpetually surrounded by family, friends, and many pets. He enjoyed spending time with his father, the late John... Read more →


CNBNews Sports: A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN (video)

By Henry Howard JUN 17, 2021 On a steamy summer night on a dirt and grass field, an American Legion-sponsored team concludes its warmups after the player introductions, national anthem and other pre-game festivities. The pitcher squeezes the resin bag, tosses it aside, receives the sign from the catcher and winds up. The scene will continue throughout the summer. Pitch after pitch. Inning after inning. Game after game. What’s notable about these players, these teams and this league is they are all part of the quickly growing American Legion Lady Fastpitch Softball League in the Department of North Carolina. State... Read more →


Essex Street Residents Say Multiple Shots Fired at Victim; Authorities Slow to Release Information

Updated The shooting in Gloucester City happened on the 300-unit block of Essex Street inside the circle across from the auto dealer which is located on the right in the photo (see arrow). The time of the shooting was approximately 8:30 PM. According to several people who live in the same area they heard multiple shots being fired. (gloucestercitynews.net photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (July 11, 2021)--The suspect involved in the shooting in Gloucester City Saturday night on the 300 unit block of Essex Street hasn't been arrested, according to the Camden County Prosecutors Office... Read more →


John Albert Boyd, of Haddon Hts., Naval Architect, Vietnam Veteran, Soccer Coach

John Albert "Pops" Boyd, of Haddon Heights, New Jersey, passed peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 10, 2021. He was born on June 21, 1945, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the third child of Thomas and Henrietta (Greenhalgh) Boyd. He attended Cheltenham High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, class of 1975. John, an engineer and craftsman, met Lilli Kondyra, an artist, at Peter Lumber Yard in 1971. They married in 1973, and later moved to Haddon Heights, New Jersey, where they raised their four children: Heather, Erin, John, and Emily.... Read more →


Richard W. Lipko, of Audubon; Haddon Heights HS Alumnus, Fire Chief, Army National Guard, Community Activist

77, of Audubon, NJ. Beloved husband of Lucie, (nee Memmel) for 52 years. Devoted father and grandfather. Raised in Camden, Oaklyn, and Haddon Heights, Richard was a 1961 graduate of Haddon Heights HS, where he was a member of the marching band, and later, the Vagabonds Drum and Bugle Corp. He enlisted in the NJ Army National Guard before resuming his education at Rutgers - Camden. Richard enjoyed a long career in the engineering industry as a Professional Planner and Land Surveyor, most notably for 30 years at Pennoni Associates. He was a Volunteer Officer, and then Chief, of the... Read more →


Peyton and Me Meandering through Gloucester City, and Haddon Lake, Audubon (Chapter X)

UPDATED GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 14, THE DAY COMING TO AN END--One night last week around 9:15 PM we caught the last glimpse of daylight before the dark sky of night closed over the Riverview Heights section of Gloucester City. We took the photo with the Apple iPhone 11 LOVE YOUR MONEY--The new Gloucester High football field and running track around the field is finished. Work on the $1.3 million jobs began at the beginning of the year and ended in May. The arrow is pointing to two members of the construction crew putting the finishing touches on the field.... Read more →


Major League Baseball Great Lou Gehrig to be Honored by American Legion Baseball

The American Legion MAY 06, 2021 Major League Baseball great and Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig started as a first baseman for the New York Yankees on June 2, 1925. He died on June 2, 1941, at the young age of 37 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) – also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. MLB is starting an annual tradition of observing Lou Gehrig Day on June 2 to raise awareness of ALS and those afflicted with the debilitating disease that affects the nervous system. Through its American Legion Baseball program, The American Legion is following suit with MLB as... Read more →


Kurt Busch to Honor Fallen Medal of Honor recipient during NASCAR Race

The American Legion MAY 12, 2021 A little more than 17 years ago, U.S. Marine Cpl. Jason Dunham’s heroic actions in Iraq saved the lives of at least two fellow Marines, while also eventually costing Dunham his life and earning the Marine the Medal of Honor. Later this month, through a collaboration involving The American Legion, Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) and GEARWRENCH, NASCAR’s Kurt Busch will honor Dunham while driving the No. 1 Chevy in the Coca-Cola 600. And Tony Kanaan also will display Dunham’s name on the CGR No. 48 American Legion car during the NTT INDYCAR Series Indianapolis... Read more →


Mark C. Paris, of Haddon Heights, 49

Mark C. Paris, on May 10, 2021, of Haddon Heights. Age 49. Beloved son of Ernie and Carol. Loving brother of Scott (Karen). Dear uncle of Jacob, Ryan, Conner and Tyler. Longtime companion of Darla Nolan. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Mark enjoyed fishing in his free time. He was very generous and loved animals. Services are private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Animal Welfare Association, 509 Centennial Boulevard, Voorhees, NJ 08043. (www.awanj.com) Read more →


Two Men from SJ Charged with Making & Selling Homemade Handguns and Machine Guns

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – Two South Jersey men were arrested for conspiring to manufacture and distribute firearms, including machine guns, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced today. David Bibler, 55, of Haddon Heights, New Jersey, and Francis Hillsee, 36, of Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, are each charged by complaint with conspiring to manufacture and distribute firearms without a license and possession of a machinegun. Hillsee was also charged with unlawful possession of ammunition by a felon. Bibler appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ann Marie Donio in Camden federal court on May 6, 2021, and was detained. Hillsee is currently... Read more →


James Nelson, of Haddonfield, formerly of Bellmawr, 1965 Triton HS Alumnus

Haddonfield, NJ - On April 10, 2021, age 74, a 7-year resident of Haddonfield, formerly of Scotch Plains, NJ for 31 years; Beloved husband for 52 years of Linda (nee Cox); Loving father of Christopher J. Nelson (Jessica) of Mt. Royal, NJ and Daniel S. Nelson (Margaret) of Haddon Twp., NJ; Doting granddad to Lydia, Anna & Jack; Caring Uncle Jim to his many nieces, nephews and their children; son of the late William T. Nelson, Sr. and Elma Aalto Nelson and brother of the late Joan Mattia & Tom Nelson. Jim was raised in Bellmawr and a 1965 graduate... Read more →


Regina Karpiak (nee Grynkiewicz),of Haddon Heights

Regina Karpiak (nee Grynkiewicz), on March 31, 2021, of Haddon Heights; formerly from Camden. Age 95. Beloved wife of the late Gustav T. Karpiak. Loving mother to Thom G. Kent. Dear sister of the late Helen Fischer, Jesse Malatesta, Conrad, Leon, and Zigmond Grynkiewicz. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services and interment will be private at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Rose of Lima Church at 300 E. Kings Highway, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035. Read more →


Margaret Mary O’Donnell (McKee), age 94

On March 12, 2021 Margaret Mary O’Donnell (McKee) passed away peacefully at the age of 94 . She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who delighted in spending time with her family. She was the daughter of the late Marie (Maguire) and Hugh B. McKee. She is pre-deceased by her husband, Edmond F. O’Donnell and her sister, Theresa McGregor. She is survived by her four children, Dr. Marie O'Toole (Kevin), Margaret Klinsport (the late David), Dr. Edmond F. O'Donnell Jr. (Karen), and the Rev. Ayn Masker (Edwin); 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren as well as... Read more →


Stimulus Funds for Every NJ City; The Monster Buck; Heroin Abuse in NJ Cities; Burn Down D.C.

Courtesy of https://tpzoo.wordpress.com/Gloucestercitynews.net files William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews NJ's Share of the $1.9 Trillion Relief Package: How Much Each Town Gets...NJ105.com (Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 14, 2021)--The State of New Jersey received $10.9 billion in aid from the American Rescue Plan that was signed into law last week by President Joe Biden. Of that amount, $6.434 billion goes to the state government, $189 million to expand broadband internet, $1.823 billion for 21 counties, and $1.741 for 565 municipalities. Some of the cities that received the most include, Camden City ($63,284,330), Newark ($182,647,351), Jersey City ($ 145,818,453), Paterson ($63,716,304). According to NJ105.com... Read more →


Anthony C. Christaldi, of Haddon Heights, age 93; WWII Navy Vet, Member of Square Circle

Anthony C. Christaldi, on February 27, 2021, of Haddon Heights. Age 93. Beloved husband of Rita (nee D'Agostino) for 64 years. 10th Child of 12 born to Salvatore and Antoinette Christaldi. Devoted brother of Catherine Matkowski. Preceded in death by his siblings Sebastian, Frank, Rose, Chickie, Rita, DiDi, Joseph, John, Sara, and Dorothy. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Anthony proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was a member of the Square Circle Sportsman Club and the Del Val Woodturners Club. A special thank you would like to be made to Dr. George Schmid and his... Read more →


First livery for the American Legion-sponsored IndyCar revealed

The American Legion emblem is prominently featured on the newly revealed paint scheme, or livery, for the No. 48 car that will be driven by seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and former NTT IndyCar Series champion Tony Kanaan during the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series. In December, American Legion and Chip Ganassi Racing announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement for the No. 48 Honda in the 2021 and 2022 NTT IndyCar Series. The American Legion will be featured prominently on the No. 48 Honda during every race in both seasons. Johnson will drive the street and road courses this season,... Read more →


Calling American Legion Baseball alumni

THE AMERICAN LEGION The American Legion is updating their database of American Legion Baseball alumni, and we're looking for the public's help to make sure we don't miss anyone. If you know of an ALB alum who played Major League Baseball, minor league baseball, or is well-known for their accomplishments outside of baseball, and you don't see them listed in the Legion's database at legion.org/baseball/alumni, let them know through the Baseball tab at legiontown.org/share. Among the alumni already in the database are Baseball Hall of Famers like Bob Gibson, Reggie Jackson and Chipper Jones to current stars like Jacob deGrom... Read more →


Former Haddon Township Commissioner Loses Appeal for Pre-Trial Intervention

Besides being a Haddon Township Commissioner Paul Paul Dougherty (photo courtesy of The Courier Post) Dougherty, an attorney, was the former municipal prosecutor in Cherry Hill, Clementon, Gloucester City, and Medford. William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (CNBNews)HADDON TOWNSHIP, NJ (February 8, 2021)--Former Haddon Township Commissioner Paul Dougherty's request to enter the Pretrial Intervention Program (PTI) was denied by the Superior Court of NJ on January 15, 2021. Dougherty, an attorney, was the former municipal prosecutor in Cherry Hill, Clementon, Gloucester City, and Medford. He served as Commissioner from 2007 until he resigned in 2018. During his term in office,... Read more →


Police Need Help Identifying / Locating Driver Involved in Camden City Hit-and-Run

Camden City, N.J. (January 28, 2021)– Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating the driver involved in a Jan. 27 fatal hit-and-run in Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. Police responded to the 2600 block of Mt. Ephraim Ave. shortly before 10 p.m. for a report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle. When they arrived, they located a man suffering from injuries to the head. The victim, identified as Lawrence Lloyd, 46, of Camden, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead... Read more →


Andrew Noon of Mount Ephraim, age 29, Haddon HS Alum, Rider Alum, Star Baseball Player

On January 23, 2021, at the young age of 29, Andrew Noon of Mount Ephraim passed away after a 6 week battle following a stroke. Beloved and cherished son of Jennifer Noon (Kevin Rodenbeck) and the late Stephen Dollarton. Beloved grandson of Patricia Noon (Chalie Shorten), Dennis Noon Sr. (Bettyann), Kathleen Dollarton and the late Phillip Dollarton, and Connie Rodenbeck. Beloved step-brother of Kevin and Gary. Cherished nephew of Dennis Noon, Jr. (Traci), Michael Noon (Shannon), Jillian, and Ryan. Beloved uncle of Savannah and Sophia. Cousin of Dennis III, Ella, Rylee, Lila, Avary. Also survived by many great aunts, uncles,... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Big Rube Comes to Thomas Murphy's Tavern, Gloucester City

Derek Timm | Special to CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 10, 2021)--A few weeks ago Thomas Murphy's Pub, 157 SOUTH BURLINGTON STREET, teamed up with one the guys who made Mitchell and Ness a global brand and is known as a fried chicken aficionado. SEE FULL MENU Thomas Murphy's Pub 157 S Burlington Street Gloucester City, NJ 08030 (856) 432-6317 HOURS Sunday to Saturday 11am to 10 pm 'Thomas Murphy's Pub has engaged Rueben "Big Rube" Harley, Philly’s beloved "fried chicken master," to sell his signature fried chicken and fried chicken sandwiches. Harley, a pop-up chef and photographer, is known... Read more →


Registration Now Opened for the 2021 American Legion Baseball Season

Register online at baseball.legion.org. A new single sign-on process for American Legion websites, including baseball.legion.org, went into effect Dec. 31. Click here for more information. The early deadline for registration is May 15. Teams registered after May 15 will be subject to a $200 late fee through the final deadline of June 1. Please note that each American Legion department may set an earlier deadline for registration. Registration fees for senior teams are $50 for national registration, $35 for administrative fees and either $130 for season personal accident insurance or $200 for year-round insurance coverage. General liability insurance costs are... Read more →


American Legion Baseball Regionals: The Home Field Advantage

By Richard Walker Dec 28, 2020 NOTE: This is the last in a four-part series on the history of American Legion Baseball’s regional playoff structure. Part 1 took a look at how the regional format has changed over the years. Part 2 showcased some of the top individual performances in regional history. Part 3's spotlight fell on the teams, states and regions that have thrived in the regional era of American Legion Baseball. When national American Legion Baseball officials in 1967 allowed eight host cities across the country a berth in the regionals, critics said the "homefield advantage" they might... Read more →


PET FOR ADOPTION: Meet Jasmine

Jasmine German Shepherd Dog Adult Female Available for Adoption Matawan, NJ 15 miles away Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Jasmine. Rescued, after being found tied up outside and freezing, Jasmine is looking for her loving forever home. Jasmine is a sweet girl who gets along well with other dogs her size. She can be protective of her people and home. Although Jasmine gets along well with kids, due to her overprotective nature, she would do best in an adult home. Jasmine gets along well with male dogs, but can be particular... Read more →


Food Pantries Benefit from Kiwanis Club

Past New Jersey District Kiwanis Governor Jack Wilson (right) of Haddon Township presents Bellmawr Mayor Charles Sauter (left) a $150 grant for municipal hunger projects. Photo by Milton Smith. HADDONFIELD: Food pantries in Bellmawr and Barrington are beneficiaries of grants from the New Jersey District of Kiwanis. Grants of $150 each were recently presented by the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons to Bellmawr Mayor Charles Sauter and to Barrington Municipal Clerk Terry Shannon. Each municipality will distribute the funds to smaller pantries serving their residents. The New Jersey District of Kiwanis Foundation offered competitive grants to Kiwanis Clubs throughout the... Read more →


Marion C. Stratton, Haddon Heights, age 85

Marion C. Stratton (nee Candelere) of Haddon Heights, passed away suddenly, on Dec. 2, 2020, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late John. Devoted mother of Christopher Stratton (Lynette) and Dina Ziemba (Lawrence). Loving grandmother of Madeline, Margaret, William, Stanley, Caroline, Jacqueline and Jennette. She is also survived by nieces and nephews. Marion worked for Thomas Scientific and Rohm and Haas. She was an active member of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and then Grace Episcopal Church. Marion loved to play Scrabble and other games with her grandchildren. Her tough exterior hid her kind and caring qualities. If... Read more →


CYBER ALERT: K-12 Distance Learning Education Being Targeted by Cyber Actors

Original release date: December 10, 2020 This Joint Cybersecurity Advisory was coauthored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC). The FBI, CISA, and MS-ISAC assess malicious cyber actors are targeting kindergarten through twelfth grade (K-12) educational institutions, leading to ransomware attacks, the theft of data, and the disruption of distance learning services. Cyber actors likely view schools as targets of opportunity, and these types of attacks are expected to continue through the 2020/2021 academic year. These issues will be particularly challenging for K-12 schools... Read more →


William Patrick Hale, of Haddon Heights, 60

William Patrick Hale, on December 5, 2020, of Haddon Heights, formerly Camden. Age 60. Beloved husband of April (nee McCurdy). Devoted father of Ryan (Madison), Bret; also Michael and William. Loving brother to Joseph (Nora), Jeannie, James (Rose), and Carol (Butch). Godfather to his niece Cheryl. Patrick looked forward to watching his favorite sports - Football and Hockey - and was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan. He enjoyed John Wayne movies and all the music of Elvis Presley and Garth Brooks. The Christmas Season was a special time of year for Pat to enjoy with his family. Watching Jeopardy... Read more →


American Legion Baseball regionals have featured some star individual performances

By Richard Walker Nov 16, 2020 NOTE: This is the second of a four-part series on the history of American Legion Baseball’s regional playoff structure. Part 1 took a look at how the regional format has changed over the years. Gloucestercitynews.net files Once American Legion Baseball officials switched to an eight-regional playoff format in 1960, several individuals have shined above the rest to lead their teams to berths in the American Legion World Series, dramatic wins or even just extraordinary achievements. For Memphis pitching and hitting standout Don Castle in the late 1960s, it was all three. Castle, the eighth... Read more →


American Legion Baseball Regional Tournament Sites for 2021-23

The American Legion National Executive Committee (NEC) approved American Legion Baseball regional tournament sites for 2021-23 at the Fall Meetings, Oct. 14-15. Resolution 28 confirms that the dates for the regional tournaments will be Aug. 3-8, 2021; Aug. 3-7, 2022; and Aug. 2-6, 2023. Regional sites will be: Region 1: Shrewsbury, Mass., 2021-23. Region 2: Asheboro, N.C., 2021; Morgantown, W. Va., 2022-23. Region 3: Montgomery, Ala., 2021; Asheboro, N.C., 2022-23. Region 4: Hastings, Neb., 2021; Montgomery, Ala., 2022-23. Region 5: Elmhurst, Ill., 2021; Midland, Mich., 2022-23. Region 6: Sioux Falls, S.D., 2021; Rapid City, S.D., 2022-23. Region 7: Gillette, Wyo.,... Read more →


Joseph N. Mancini, of Ocean City formerly of Haddon Heights, age 91

Ocean City – Surrounded by his family, on October 15, 2020. Age 91. Formerly a longtime resident of Haddon Heights. Loving and devoted husband of 49 years to the late Alfreda I. Mancini (nee Farina). Loving father of Joseph Mancini and his wife, Loretta, Louise Schmidt and her husband, Larry, and Joann Auletto and her husband, Jeffrey. Cherished grandfather of Lawrence (Amber), April Lynn (Travis), Jason, Renee (Jake), Elena (Anthony), Gabrielle and T.J. Cherished great-grandfather of Jaydon, Ava Rae, Jude, Anthony, Lincoln, and Sonny. Predeceased by his sister Yolanda Costantino. Also survived by his dear friend, Marie and his "buddy"... Read more →


Ronald G. "Jerry" England, of Haddon Twp. owner of Jerry's Mobile Truck Repair

On October 17, 2020; age 68; of Haddon Township, NJ. Beloved husband of Linda (nee Johnson) and devoted father of Brian (Meghan), Joseph (Erin), and Robin. Preceded in death by his cherished children Erica (Tim), Timothy, and daughter-in-law Meredith, brothers David and Jefferies, and parents Jefferies and Elizabeth "Ginny" England. Loving grandfather of April, Kira, Caralynne, Josephine, Tyler and Jaxon. His passing leaves behind an enormous number of extended family members, including mother-in-law Regina "Jean" Johnson, and friends. Jerry was a life-long resident of Haddon Township, class of 1970, and known to many for his kind heart. He served as... Read more →


Donna Catrambone (nee DiGiacomo), 66, Loved to Dance, a Mom and Friend to Everyone

Donna Catrambone Donna Catrambone (nee DiGiacomo), 66, took her trip over the rainbow on October 8, 2020. She was surrounded by her family, who she dearly loved. Beloved mother of Frank (Amy), Joey (Rose), Samuel (Jenna), and MariaElena. Devoted grandmother of Juliana, Olivia Grace, Victoria, Joey Jr., Gia, and Ava. Loving daughter of Albert DiGiacomo and the late Mary (nee Simon). Dear sister of Albert Jr. (Marianne), Linda (Wayne), Carol (Bob), Joann (Amy), Frank (Kathy), and Michael (Julie). Cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Also survived by Frank Catrambone. Donna lived in Camden, Audubon,... Read more →


John Carty age 91, of Bellmawr

On August 29, 2020, at the age of 91, John Carty (Bellmawr, New Jersey), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania passed away. He was predeceased by: his son Billy. He is survived by: his wife Patricia L.; his children, Michael (Jean), Barbara Graham (Dennis), Thomas, James (Susan) and John (Joanne); his grandchildren, Michael (Pippi), Nicole, Danielle (Thomas), Elizabeth (Steve), William, Denise (Justin), Ashley, James and Jordan; his brother Bill Carty; and his sister-in-law Barbara Trout. He is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 18th, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Healey Funeral Home... Read more →


Sean Wade Frazee, Steamfitters Local 420 Member, Marine Corp Veteran, Lenape High School Alum

On August 15, 2020, Age 42. Of Mount Laurel. In the loving care of his devoted wife of 13 years, Colleen P. Frazee (nee Burns). Cherished father of Leah Frazee and Sean Frazee. Beloved Son of Gary and Diane Frazee and Linda (nee Egloff) Cullins and the late Gerald. Loving brother of Wayne, Lauren and Scott. Devoted son-in-law of Bud and Patti Burns. Dear brother-in-law of Shannon and CJ. Survived by aunts, uncles, cousins and nieces. Sean was born in Mount Holly and was a graduate of Lenape High School Class of 1995. He proudly entered the U.S. Marine Corps... Read more →


The American Legion Legacy Run at 15

The American Legion Aug 20, 2020 The American Legion Legacy Run turns 15 this week. Since its inception in 2006, riders from The American Legion Family have rumbled nearly 20,000 miles on motorcycles and three-wheelers, raised over $11 million and have assisted more than 400 children of U.S. military personnel who lost their lives or became 50 percent or more disabled since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The Legacy Run has also served as a big, colorful, high-speed expression of The American Legion’s values – human connections with the surviving families of post-9/11 heroes, patriotism, remembrances at significant... Read more →


Camden Diocese Spent Over $18M in Settlements to Sex Abuse Survivors; Because of COVID Closing Account

(Camden City, NJ)(August 1, 2020)--For nearly 30 years the Diocese of Camden has been committed to providing professional counseling to the survivors of child sexual abuse to assist in the healing process and, where it has been requested, to the survivors’ parents, spouses and children. Thus far, the Diocese has expended nearly $1 million in providing such therapeutic assistance. In addition, to offer a measure of justice to the survivors of clerical abuse, the Diocese of Camden paid financial settlements totaling $10,270,000 from 1990 until last year. In June of last year, along with the Archdiocese of Newark and the... Read more →


Congressman Norcross Favors Bills that Secure Nation, Address Pandemic and Invest in American Families

WASHINGTON, DC (July 24, 2020)— Today, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) – a member of the House Committee on Education and Labor and House Armed Services Committee – voted in favor of H.R. 7608, a “minibus” package that contains four Fiscal Year 2021 bills that fund federal departments and agencies including those related to military construction, veterans, agriculture, interior, environment and the State Department. “How we invest our nation’s funding is a reflection of our priorities, and these appropriations bills show that we are prioritizing our workers, our veterans, bringing back a healthy economy and a clean environment,” said Congressman... Read more →


Kiwanis Club of the Haddons Awards College Scholarships

HADDONFIELD: Celebrating 97 years of service to the community, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons presented competitive scholarships to five local matriculated high school seniors. From Haddon Heights High School is Madeline Sharkey. From Haddon Township High School is Nina Sciarra. From Pennsauken High School is Kiara Haywood Rivera. From Collingswood High School is Sena Amuzu. From Triton High School is Elija Spadea. Funding for future scholarships will be raised at the Kiwanis 18th Annual Golf Outing to be held Monday September 21 at Westwood Golf Club in West Deptford. Cost to play in the best ball scramble format is... Read more →