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Roadwork in Audubon, Camden City, Gloucester Twp. Lindenwold, Winslow Twp.

Roadwork in Audubon and Haddon Heights (Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will continue water service replacements on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights from Monday, November 27, to Friday, December 1, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. Kings Highway will be fully closed between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. Roadwork in Camden City (Lindenwold, NJ) – From Monday, November 27, to Friday, December 1, PSE&G will continue installing the gas main on Ferry Avenue in Camden between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily. Ferry Avenue will be fully closed between Atlantic Avenue and Jackson Street. PSE&G Electric... Read more →

Donald Michaleski, 79, of Haddon Heights

Unexpectedly on November 14, 2023, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 79 years. Beloved husband of 38 years to the late Nancy (nee Williams). Dear father of Ryan (Katie) Michaleski and Megan (Frank) Reino. Loving Papa of Mia, Alexandra, Isabella, Patrick and Frankie. Brother of Josie (the late Michael) Donnelly. Don was a longtime lab technician for Citgo Petroleum, Paulsboro, NJ and worked part-time after retirement for Haddon Heights Public Schools. He was an avid Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles fan. Don loved nothing more than being a "Papa" to his five grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation... Read more →


Theatergoers Enjoy 15% Off at King’s Road Brewing and are Invited to BYOB to the Show Haddonfield, NJ (November 15, 2023) – “An American in Paris”, a Tony-winning Broadway musical, opens at Haddonfield Plays & Players in South Jersey on December 1. “An American in Paris” is the romantic, dance-filled story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl, and an indomitable European city... all set to the immortal score from George and Ira Gershwin. The production stars Monica Matteo in the role of Lise Bouvier, whose previous work at the theater includes Urinetown and Cabaret. “This delightful show... Read more →

Kenneth Hughes Lockerby, age 83, of Haddonfield, Copy Editor for The Daily News

Kenneth Hughes Lockerby, a retired journalist and copy editor for the Philadelphia Daily News passed away on October 29, 2023. A resident of Haddonfield, NJ, Ken was 83. Ken was born in Cincinnati, OH on April 22, 1940 to Kenneth M. (K.M.) Lockerby and Alice Hughes. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Cheryl Lockerby, a son, K.C. Lockerby (Michelle Campbell) of Collegeville, PA, a daughter, Jenny Lockerby (Andrew Flechtner) of Chicago, IL, 3 granddaughters: Maria and Grace Lockerby and Alice Flechtner and many friends, many of whom are friends of Bill W. as well. Ken was a... Read more →

Michael Francis Wills, age 51, of Westmont

Suddenly on October 28, 2023, of Westmont, NJ. Age 51 years. Michael is survived by his parents, James and Phyllis Wills, his brothers, Timothy (Jessica) Wills and Patrick Wills as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Monday, November 6, 10 AM to 11 AM at St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Holy Saviour Church, 50 Emerald Ave., Westmont, NJ. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 AM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Michael's memory to the St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry,... Read more →

Rocky Horror Show Coming to Secret Location

photo provided HADDONFIELD NJ (October 23, 2023)--The Rocky Horror Show is coming to a SECRET location in South Jersey the weekend before Halloween. In honor of its 50th anniversary, Haddonfield Plays & Players will stage the full musical in an undisclosed location within five miles of the theater. It’s a totally immersive experience with non-traditional seating and prop bags for each attendee in a BYOB venue. Four performances: October 26, 27, and 28 at 8 p.m., and a special 11:30 p.m. show on the 28th. Tickets here. Photos here. Let's do the time warp again, Your Segel Associates Team Read more →

Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Hts. Closed Oct. 23 to Oct. 27

(Lindenwold, NJ)(October 20, 2023) – New Jersey American Water will be continuing a water service replacement on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights from Monday Oct. 23 to Friday Oct. 27 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert... Read more →

Maryanne R. Donohue, age 81 of Haddon Heights

Maryanne R. Donohue, age 81 of Haddon Heights, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2023, at Jefferson Hospital in Washington Twp. CNBNews graphic file Maryanne made her career at Bell Telephone and has been a long-standing and grateful family group member of the New Life Charismatic Prayer Group at St. Rose of Lima Church in Haddon Heights. During her early years, she earned a second-degree black belt in Aikido and loved riding her own horses, Patches & Balamir. Maryanne is the daughter of the late Joseph & his wife Frances (nee Regnery) Donohue. She will be sadly missed by her... Read more →


A family-friendly Haunted Walk through Lakeland and Kiddie Pumpkin Patch It’s Haunting time. Camden County 4-H volunteers and members are busy transforming Lakeland into their annual Haunted Walk. Held on Fri., Oct. 20 and Sat., Oct. 21 from 7-10:30 pm, the walk takes place in and around the Camden County Office of Sustainability at 508 Lakeland Road, Blackwood. Suggested for children ages 8 and up, the Haunting serves as the largest 4-H fundraiser of the year and has been held for more than 25 years. A Kiddie Pumpkin Patch will also be held on Sat., Oct. 21 from 10-1 pm... Read more →

14 Area High Schools Nominated for Turkey Bowl Inc. GCHS, GHS, Haddonfield, Haddon Hts.

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 6, 2023)(CNBNews)--Fourteen area high school football teams are competing for the honor of having their Thanksgiving Day game broadcast live on 94WIP radio on November 23, Thanksgiving Day. Plus, each winning school will win $3,000 for their athletic departments. The following rivalries were nominated for Turkey Bowl V 2023: image courtesy of 94WIP Neumann-Goretti vs. South Philadelphia High School Haverford High School vs Upper Darby High School Central High School vs. Northeast Philadelphia High School Chichester High School vs. Sun Valley High School Father Judge High School vs Lincoln High School Gloucester Catholic High School vs... Read more →

Dolores G. Smith, age 76, Haddon Hts.Alum, and JF Kennedy High School Alum

Dolores G. Smith of Columbus, passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2023 at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly. She was 76. Born in Camden, the daughter of the late Oscar & Regina Doerr, Dolores grew up in Camden, Mt. Ephraim, Barrington, and Willingboro, NJ. She attended Haddon Heights High School and graduated from JF Kennedy High School in Willingboro. She was a longtime Edgewater Park resident before moving to the Homestead section of Columbus. She worked various jobs as teenager and later worked as a bookkeeper. Dolores enjoyed cooking, especially baking. She also liked to sew and to crochet.... Read more →

Mosquito spraying throughout Camden County Wednesday

(Lindenwold, NJ) – Early Wednesday morning the Mosquito Control Commission will be in the community spraying and surveilling areas throughout Camden County. The summer weather has created an ideal environment for mosquitoes to breed. Commissioner Jeff Nash, liaison to the Camden County Mosquito Commission, talked about being cognizant of standing water. “Standing water causes mosquitos to spread, so homeowners should check their yards and get rid of any standing water that they find,” Nash said. “Be sure to check flowerpots and other plastic containers for standing water. Being proactive have major impact on the mosquito population and helps out the... Read more →

CNB TRAFFIC ALERT: Rt 168 and Station Avenue Single Lane Closures Overnight

(Trenton) – Route 168 is scheduled to have overnight single lane closures at the Route 168 and Station Avenue/5th Avenue Intersection as an intersection improvement project begins in Gloucester Township, Camden County. In addition, single-lane closures may be necessary on Station Avenue/5th Avenue with alternating traffic. Only one lane will be closed at a time as required. CNBNews graphic file Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Thursday, July 20, until 5 a.m. Friday, July 21 and again, from 9 p.m. Friday, July 21, until 5 a.m. Saturday, July 22, a single lane closure may be required on Route 168 northbound or... Read more →

Richard "Ping" Sheldon, of Haddon Hts., Gcity Rotary Pres., Army Veteran, GCHS Alumni

HADDON HTS., NJ-- On July 2, 2023, Richard "Ping" Sheldon passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Gloucester City, Ping graduated from St. Mary's Grammar School before attending Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 1954 where he was an outstanding baseball player and played for the Brooklawn American Legion team. After high school, he played with the Philadelphia Phillies farm system for several years. He attended several universities before receiving his real estate appraisal and insurance MAI. After marrying his wife, Helen "Woodsy" Brennan in 1958, he served in the US Army / Army... Read more →

Haddon Heights Man Sentenced to Prison for Tax Invasion and Stealing PPP Funds

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Christopher Davis, 32, of Haddon Heights, NJ, was sentenced to 40 months in prison and five years of supervised release and ordered to pay $267,859 in restitution by United States District Court Judge Harvey Bartle III, for unlawfully obtaining and misusing loan proceeds offered through the federal Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) and committing tax evasion. CNBNews graphic file While operating a property management business out of Bromall, Pennsylvania in 2016, 2017, and 2018, Davis earned hundreds of thousands of dollars. Nonetheless, he willfully failed to file a tax return for... Read more →

Haddonfield Man Placed a "Hit" on 14-Year-Old Child

CAMDEN CITY, N.J (June 28, 2023)(CNBNews). – A Camden County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 78 months in prison for paying $20,000 in bitcoin to have a 14-year old child murdered, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. John Michael Musbach, 34, of Haddonfield, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Joseph H. Rodriguez to an indictment charging him with one count of knowingly and intentionally using and causing another to use a facility of interstate and foreign commerce, that is the internet, with the intent that a murder be committed. Judge Rodriguez imposed the sentence today... Read more →

The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia 10th Anniversary

PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 12, 2023) – This July, The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia(CFGP), an independent nonprofit community foundation committed to growing Catholic philanthropy in the Greater Philadelphia area, will celebrate its 10 Year Anniversary. “What started as a dream 10 years ago has turned into a thriving nonprofit foundation that not only helps people all over the greater Philadelphia area but also accomplishes this with the love and intention of the teachings of our Catholic faith,” said Sarah Hanley, Chief Executive Officer for The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia. “This past year, we have been highlighting the people and... Read more →

CHARLES T. "CHUCK"'S MACH, age 69, of Haddon Hts.

On June 15, 2023, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 69 years. Beloved husband of 46 years to Patricia A. Mach (nee Marino). Dear father of Stephen (Jessica) Mach. Loving grandfather of Stephen Jr. Brother of the late William (Doris) Mach, Raymond (Karen) Mach, Maureen (Edward) Pfister, the late Kenneth (the late MaryAnn) Mach and Timothy (Kim) Mach. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Chuck was a United States Navy veteran and 33 year employee of PSE&G. He was a former active parishioner of St. Rose of Lima Church, Haddon Heights, serving as an usher and Pre-Cana catechist... Read more →

John Shute, age 81 formerly of Haddon Heights

Riverton – Formerly of Haddon Heights and Rio Grande. Age 81. Suddenly and Peacefully, On May 27, 2023. In the devoted and loving care of Quality Management Associates. Cherished son of the late Charles Wesley Shute and Elizabeth Almeda Shute (nee VanSant). Loving brother of Ruth (late Robert, Sr.) Archer of Winter Haven, Florida. Predeceased by his brother, Jim Shute. Dear brother-in-law of Connie Shute of Cape May Court House. Beloved uncle of John Shute, Jimmy Shute, Tommy Shute, Janine Kreh, Paul Kreh and Denise Kessler. Survived by many great-nephews, great-nieces and cousins. John was born in Camden and raised... Read more →

Y.A.L.E School Art Teacher .Karen Donnelly Receives National Award

Alexandria, VA—The National Art Education Association (NAEA) recently named Y.A.L.E. School NJ art teacher Karen Donnelly, of Cinnaminson, NJ, as the recipient of the 2023 NAEA, The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), VSA Peter J. Geisser Special Needs Art Educator Award. This prestigious award, determined through a peer review of nominations, recognizes an NAEA member who has made distinguished professional contributions to art education for students with special needs through scholarly writing, research, professional leadership, teaching and/or community service. The award was presented during the NAEA 2023 National Convention in San Antonio. Donnelly, who has provided creative and compassionate art... Read more →

Doris M. Souder, age 85 of Haddon Heights

Doris M. Souder (nee Hansen), age 85 of Haddon Heights, formerly of Audubon, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2023, at Virtua Hospital, Voorhees. Doris is the widow of her late husband Robert Souder, Sr., and is survived by her children Bob & his wife Carol (nee DiGiacomo) Souder and Kim & her husband John Grohowski. Mrs. Souder is the proud grandmother of Nicky & his wife Alexis, Amy, Tyler, and great-grandmother of Sofia and Levi. The Souder family asks that you celebrate Mrs. Souder’s life and memory by planting a flower in your spring garden to remember Doris’ love... Read more →

Heads Up and Keep Your Powder Dry! The Skirmish Returns to Haddonfield June 3

Revolutionary War Reenactment Brings South Jersey’s Colonial History to Life in Day-Long Event Haddonfield, NJ (May 10, 2023) – The Skirmish, Haddonfield’s popular revolutionary war reenactment and colonial festival has released the schedule for its annual event. The Skirmish brings history books to life with a day of Revolutionary War soldiers, horses, clashes between colonists and redcoats, family friendly programming, music, and important moments from South Jersey and Haddonfield’s history in the founding of the U.S. On Saturday, June 3, 2023, the British will invade Haddonfield and be challenged by Continental troops, just as they did 245 years ago --... Read more →

Rocco 'Roxy' Amato, age 95, of Mt. Eprhaim

On April 29, 2023, Roxy Amato, age 95, passed away peacefully at home. Born and raised in Camden, Roxy served in the US Army during World War II. After his honorable discharge, he worked for most of his life at Metropolitan Life / Sun Life retiring from there as a manager. He has been a longtime resident of Mt. Ephraim. Roxy was predeceased by his beloved wife of 60 years, Estelle (nee Zaczkiewicz) along with his siblings, John, Theresa Gallucci (late, Armand), Frank, Marie and Joe (late, Jackie). He is lovingly survived by his 5 children: Michael (Amy), Roxanne (Romeo)... Read more →


The Garden State Wine Growers Association and Exit Zero Ferry Park partner for the first event in the series Haddonfield, NJ (May 2, 2023) – On May 12th, The Garden State Wine Growers Association and Exit Zero partner to launch and host a new Uncork & Unwind: a Fine Wine and Dine Series and have been working on curating a unique dining experience for every guest. With this partnership, visitors can now add perfect wine pairings to waterfront sunset views and mouth-watering food from land and sea to make the perfect night out at Exit Zero’s The Lookout at Ferry... Read more →

Robert R. Furmanski, age 88, of Haddon Heights

On April 15, 2023, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 88 years. Beloved husband of 61 years to Patricia "Irene" Furmanski (nee Lloyd). Dear father of William Furmanski and James (Anneliese Kuemmerle) Furmanski. He is also lovingly survived by two nephews, Eugene and Daniel Furmanski and a niece, Kathryn Roberts. Robert was a graduate of Girard College, Philadelphia, PA. He was a Korean Conflict U.S. Navy veteran and a member of VFW #1958, Haddon Heights, NJ. Robert was an employee with PSE&G for 37 years, retiring in 1996. He liked to travel, enjoyed most music and was an avid baseball fan,... Read more →

Kiwanis Club Notes Child Abuse Prevention Month

Kiwanis Club of the Haddons members with their pinwheels presenting a $250 donation to Prevent Child Abuse NJ: Left to right: Dawn Mutchler, Milton Smith, Pat Wilson, Doris Rink, Terry Shannon, Pamela Stalcup of Prevent Child Abuse NJ, Ron Ruban. ++++++ OAKLYN, NJ (CNBNews): Kicking off April’s Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons unveiled several pinwheel gardens and presented a donation to Prevent Child Abuse NJ. “Pinwheels have been chosen by Prevent Child Abuse as a national symbol of prevention because it is whimsical and evokes childlike notions, exemplifying the happy, healthy and safe childhoods all... Read more →

Michael McNamara, age 60 of Haddon Heights

Mike is survived by his son, Ryan McNamara and his daughter, Jessie McNamara, his siblings, Bob, Monique and Kirk, his partner, Nancy MacIntosh and his mother, Gloria McNamara. Mike was an avid Philadelphia sports fan and enjoyed rooting for all of his teams. Funeral service and interment will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the FOSTER-WARNE FUNERAL HOME, Collingswood and Audubon, NJ. Read more →

Susan G. Rueblinger, Haddon Hts. Math Teacher

(nee Glenn) On April 5, 2023, of Somerdale, NJ. Age 75 years. Beloved wife of 52 years to Richard Rueblinger. Dear mother of Stacie (Ron) Schade and Gregory (Christina) Rueblinger. Loving grandmom of Colin, Kaylee, Mia and Keegan. Daughter of the late Albert and Ella Glenn and sister to the late David Glenn and his wife, Roberta. Susan was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School and a 1969 graduate of Rutgers University, Camden with a B.A. in Mathematics. She was a longtime mathematics teacher in the Haddon Heights school district. Susan was also a member of Fellowship United Methodist... Read more →


THE SKIRMISH RETURNS TO HADDONFIELD ON JUNE 3, 2023 Revolutionary War Reenactment Brings South Jersey’s Colonial History to Life in Day-Long Event Haddonfield, NJ (January 3, 2023) – Today, Haddonfield’s popular revolutionary war reenactment and colonial festival announced the date for its annual event: The Skirmish will take place on June 3, 2023. The Skirmish brings history books to life with a day of Revolutionary War soldiers, horses, clashes between colonists and redcoats, family friendly programming, music, and important moments from South Jersey and Haddonfield’s history in the founding of the U.S. On Saturday, June 3, 2022, the British will... Read more →

Jeanette M. Fiola (nee Vetri), formerly of Audubon

Jeanette M. Fiola (nee Vetri), formerly of Audubon, passed on March 19, 2023. She is survived by her children Theresa A. DiSipio, Joseph M. Fiola, and Michael J. Fiola (Janice), her 6 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands Joseph C. Fiola and Franklin Clapp. Funeral services were held at the St. Rose of Lima RC Church, 300 Kings Hwy, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035. Interment was private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Voorhees Animal Orphanage, 419 Cooper Rd, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043 ( Arrangements by John J. Bryers Funeral Home. Read more →


photo provided SERVING THE COMMUNITY FOR 100 YEARS--Members of the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons, left to right: Kirk Popiolek, Charles Sauter, David Spector, John Wilson, Cynthia Jankech, Ron Ruban, Diane Schreyer, Milton Smith, Terry Shannon, Pat Wilson (front), Harvey Lermack (back), Pamela Stalcup, Diane Smith, Dan Boris (back), Janet Boris (front), Robert Fonash, Dawn Mutchler. ++++++ HADDONFIELD: Celebrating 100 years of community service, the Kiwanis Club of the Haddons was feted by Kiwanis Clubs and dignitaries from across New Jersey on March 23. Bellmawr Mayor Charles Sauter presents a proclamation celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Kiwanis Club of... Read more →

Philadelphia Mummers String Band Assn. Visiting Camden County, Saturday, April 29

THE PARADE STARTS AT 2 PM – 4 PM Starts Euclid Avenue in Haddonfield | Ends Haddon Square in Haddon Township Viewing Performance Areas Along the Way P.J. Whelihan’s | Crystal Lake Ave | Haddon Square The Camden County Board of Commissioners, Haddonfield, and Haddon Township welcome the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association to the first annual String Band Parade Down Haddon Ave. Join us for a great day of string bands and music, food and games and other great surprises! Read more →

Terry Kay McAndrew, 69 years old, of Haddon Heights

Terry Kay McAndrew, 69 years old, of Haddon Heights departed this life on March 16, 2023. She was predeceased by her parents, Robert and Sophie Barnes. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Patrick McAndrew, and their sons: Joseph (Sarah), Ian, Timothy (Simone), and her former daughter in law Alissa McAndrew. Bubbe, as she was known to her adoring grandchildren, is also survived by Frank, Peggy, Sophia, and Matilda. Terry is survived by her siblings Gene Barnes (Lisa), Robin Thom (John) and Judi Barnes, and by her sister-in-law Eileen Lambert (Bob) and brother-in-law Michael McAndrew. Her surviving nieces... Read more →

Janis Rice of Haddonfield, formerly of Gloucester City

On March 9, 2023 Janis E. Rice (nee Schuetz) of Haddonfield, NJ, age 87. Beloved wife of the late Bruce H. Rice; loving mother to Douglas Rice (Leslie), Alison Pelose (George) and Jeffrey Rice, all of Haddonfield; adoring grandmother of George, Gregory & Brian Pelose and Christopher & Katherine Rice; dear cousin of Kate Walsh (Pat). Born and raised in Gloucester City, NJ, Janis attended Cooper Nursing School and received her BA from Glassboro State. She was a school nurse at Brookfield Academy for many years. She also worked at The Institute of the Pennsylvania Hospital, Friends Hospital and was... Read more →


Plus a Mock Debate Between President John Adams and His Influential Wife Abigail Events leading up to the Haddonfield Skirmish on June 3 Haddonfield, NJ (March 14, 2023) – This spring, Camden County College and Friends of the Indian King Tavern Museum have teamed up to present a free seven-part lecture series that will give voice to the “Unheard Voices of the American Revolution.” These lectures -- along with a spirited “debate” between John and Abigail Adams on May 25 -- plus author talks, family activities and other events leading up to the Haddonfield Skirmish, start in mid-April and continue... Read more →

Katherine B. Richmond, of Haddon Twp.; Para Professional at Mary Bray School, Mt. Ephraim; Dry Cleaner Manager

On March 5, 2023 Katherine (Kay) B. Richmond (nee Morton) passed away, age 86 of Haddon Township. May 27, 1936 to March 5, 2023. Beloved Wife of the late Gilbert; daughter of the late Albert and Sarah Morton; Mother of Mary Kay Schafer, Linda (Corri) DiBagno, Marlene Richmond, Len (Denise) Richmond, David (Kristina) Richmond. Sister of Rita (Dick) McShane; Joan (late Sam) Cordner; Sally (Jim) Adams, Albert (Eileen) Morton and James (Marion) Morton; Grandmother of Charles Schafer, Matthew (Katie) Sparks, Dawson Richmond, Kyle (Patsy) Kroger and great grandchildren Madison and Nathan. Also, many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was employed... Read more →

CNB Business News: Pedego Haddonfield Will Showcase E-Bikes at Several Events

FREE E-BIKE TEST RIDES ALL OVER S. JERSEY THIS SPRING Haddonfield (March 8, 2023) – Pedego Haddonfield, a family-owned small business, will offer free electric bike test rides throughout the South and Central Jersey region this spring. For health, environment, and convenience reasons, e-bikes are growing in popularity in South Jersey and across the U.S. Pedego Haddonfield will offer free test rides at the following events and festivals this spring: March 18 Trenton Computer Festival at The College of New Jersey Ewing Township March 19 Holistic Health Expo 2023 Mt. Laurel April 23 Earth Day Festival Egg Harbor Township June... Read more →

CNB Alert: Construction to close road in Haddon Heights  

(Lindenwold, NJ) – PSE&G Electric will be replacing gas services on Prospect Ridge Boulevard in Haddon Heights on Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a partial road closure of Prospect Ridge Boulevard between Bellmawr Avenue and Lake Street. “Motorists should plan to take alternate routes during work hours to avoid delays,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The Camden County Department of Public Works is responsible for maintaining over 1,200... Read more →

Albert Boyne II, succumbs after an Accidental Fall

Albert Boyne II, 57, formerly of Mt. Ephraim and Haddon Heights, passed away suddenly on February 9, 2023, due to an accidental fall. He was the beloved son of the late June L. Boyne of Mt. Ephraim and the late Donald Boyne of Bushnell, FL. Albert grew up in Haddon Heights and became a skilled HVAC mechanic like his father and older brothers. He was also everyone’s go-to auto mechanic, as his expertise was second-to-none. Al was an avid fisherman and classic car enthusiast. He enjoyed taking drives down to the shore and loved a great seafood meal anytime, anywhere.... Read more →

Rabid Cat Captured in Haddon Township

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Health Department has been notified by the state Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) that a rabid cat caught by a Haddon Township resident has tested positive for rabies. RABID CAT ALERT (CNBNews graphic files) The resident called animal control who picked up the cat and brought it to a local shelter. On Jan. 25, the cat started exhibiting rabies symptoms and was euthanized. The animal shelter arranged for rabies testing at the state Public Health & Environmental Laboratories in Trenton (PHEL). The cat scratched five employees from the animal shelter. Scratches... Read more →

Thomas J. Ferrese, 79, of Haddon Heights

Haddon Heights – On January 22, 2023. Age 79. In the loving and devoted care of his wife and children. Cherished husband of 51 years to Donna A. (nee Barbuto) Ferrese. Loving father of Frank T. Ferrese, Craig R. (Kelley) Ferrese, Robert S. Ferrese and Jessica R. (Timothy) Newkirk. Devoted grandfather of Paige Ferrese, Craig T. Ferrese, Thomas V. Ferrese, Frank S. Ferrese, Robert J. Newkirk and Ava M. Newkirk. Dear brother of Marie (late Fred) Grimaldi, Jeanne (Thomas) Zdanowicz and Kathy (Charles “Budd”) Osborne. Predeceased by his sister Rosemarie and her husband, Frank Percacciante. Beloved brother-in-law of John D.... Read more →

Kiwanis Club of the Haddons Sponsor MLK Day of Service

HADDONFIELD: Improving the lives of children in our community is the focus of several community service projects on Martin Luther King Day, January 16. The Kiwanis Club of the Haddons for participation by local residents has developed low-contact and no-contact community service projects. Several drop-off boxes will be available at different locations in Camden County to accept donations. Project participants are asked to record their service at the club Facebook site, @HaddonsKiwanis Food insecurity: Please donate non-perishable foods. Donations will be distributed directly to local pantries in Audubon, Bellmawr, Barrington, Haddonfield, Collingswood and Cherry Hill. Pajamas: Please donate new pajamas,... Read more →

Catherine M. (nee Frank) George, 78, of Haddon Hts.,

Catherine M. (nee Frank), on December 5, 2022, age 78, of Haddon Heights, formerly of Bellmawr and Philadelphia. Beloved mother of Catherine Kaiser (Michael), Robert George (Leeann) and Timothy George (Kelly). Loving grandmother of Kellan Kaiser, Olivia, Madeline, Jacob, Grace, Quinn and Teagan George. Dear sister of Theresa Frank. Catherine Marie George (Frank) was born on January 4, 1944 to Marie and Edward Frank on Bailey Street in South Philadelphia. Catherine attended the convent from the ages of 14 to 21 where she devoted her time to becoming a religious woman of the Sisters of Christian Charity. After graduating from... Read more →

Spencer Annable of Haddon Heights Among 100 Students Who Presented New Product Design at Showcase

SPRINGFIELD, MA (12/15/2022)-- Spencer Annable, working toward a BSE in Mechanical Engineering, is among more than 100 students who presented their Product Development and Innovation projects at the Product Innovation Showcase held in Rivers Memorial Hall on December 8th on the University campus. The Product Innovation Showcase is the culmination of a co-curricular course where entrepreneurial teams of Engineering and Business students collaborate for an entire semester to turn new product ideas into marketable products. Engineering students develop a functional prototype while Business students develop the preliminary marketing strategy and business plan for the product. A few of the product... Read more →

SOUTH JERSEY Merchants Offer Special Holiday Promotion

INTRODUCING THE “CANDY CANE CHALLENGE” IN HADDONFIELD South Jersey Merchants Offer Prizes to Support Shopping Local this Holiday Season Haddonfield, NJ (December 8, 2022) – In an effort to encourage shopping at local, independent, and family-owned shops in Haddonfield, New Jersey, Haddonfield Financial Planning, a local business with lots of hometown pride, launched the “Candy Cane Challenge” – a chance for two winners to each take home a collection of fabulous prizes. How it works: From December 14 to 18, participants can visit Downtown Cookies® and Patricia of Mullica Hill – locally-owned businesses on each side of King’s Highway in... Read more →


Electric Bike Shop Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary This December Haddonfield (November 29, 2022) – Electronic bikes are growing in popularity in South photo provided Jersey as Pedego Haddonfield, a family-owned small business celebrates its 2nd anniversary this December. Since its December 2020 opening, Pedego Haddonfield has sold more than 300 e-bikes and has rented e-bikes to hundreds of customers. Owners Patrick and Wendy Reilley, who reside in Tabernacle, own Pedego Haddonfield and Pedego Princeton and run the stores with their three sons. The Reilley's discovered Pedego while on vacation in Maine. Patrick, who deals with chronic pain from a back injury,... Read more →

Kevin Wiatr, of Haddon Hts., age 55

On October 28, 2022, of Haddon Heights, NJ. Age 55 years. Dear father of Brian (Jackie) Mutchler. Beloved son of Lorraine and the late Joseph Wiatr. Devoted brother of David (Dawn) Wiatr and Joel Wiatr. He is also lovingly survived by his niece, Destiny Wiatr. Kevin was a former 29 year employee of Dave Powell Roofing, Haddon Heights, NJ and devoted to his dog, Charlene. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Wednesday, November 2, 10 AM to 11:30 AM at FOSTER-WARNE FUNERAL HOME, 250 White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ. Prayer Service will follow at 11:30 AM.... Read more →

Dr. Edward J. Strow Jr., of Haddon Hts., formerly of Brooklawn

Dentist; resident of Haddon Heights, NJ, for 60 years; passed away on November 11, 2022. He was 89 years old. He was the only son of Edward and Elizabeth Strow of Brooklawn, NJ. He attended LaSalle High School in Philadelphia and then Rutgers University. He graduated in 1958 from the University of Pennsylvania with the highest honors. He served with the US Public Health Service in Washington, DC, at the National Institute of Health; at the USPHS Hospital in New Orleans, LA; and spent two years as a staff dentist at the US Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT.... Read more →

Brendan R. Dugan, age 48, of Collingswood

Brendan passed away suddenly on November 2, 2022 at his home in Collingswood, NJ. Age 48 years. Beloved son of Bob and Carolyn Dugan (nee Kocher). Dear brother of Brian Dugan. Brendan is also survived by his loving aunt, Diane Cowdright, his cousin, Kenneth (Nina) Cowdright and his beloved dogs, Elliot and Pony. Brendan was a 1992 graduate of Haddon Township High School where he excelled on the wrestling team all four years. Upon graduation, he attended Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Saturday, November 12, 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the... Read more →

Health Providers Get Into the Halloween Spirit at Fall Open House

Haddonfield, NJ -- Jefferson Health – New Jersey’s LGBTQ+ Affirming Medical Practice in Haddonfield, NJ, recently held a Fall Open House with a Halloween tailgate theme. This unique medical office – which opened in January 2021 – continues to grow, offering an array of services: primary care, infectious diseases, behavioral health, gynecology, medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder, and hormone replacement therapy (HRT)/gender-affirming therapy, among others. To learn more, visit: Shown at the recent Fall Open House event are members of the medical practice’s clinical and administrative team, several in Halloween garb. Read more →