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James J. Jombe, of Bellmawr, 74, Long Career as a Fireman

James J. Jombe, on April 16, 2019, of Bellmawr. Age 74. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Buscio). Devoted father of the late Sharon M. Loving grandfather of Stacey, Richelle, and Ryan and great grandfather of Jayson and Bryanna. Dear brother of Janet and the late Joseph. Jim loved to share... Read more →

From The Desk of the Principal: Philanthropy Week

Greetings To All From Cumberland Street, I am writing to share some excellent news. While we are still waiting for a few gifts to arrive, we are close to finalizing the totals for our 2nd Annual Philanthropy Week. As you know, the week is dedicated to "giving back" and I... Read more →

Brooklawn Fire Company Ladies Aux. Designer Bag Bingo, Saturday, April 13

image Pinterest Brooklawn Fire Company Ladies' Auxiliary is sponsoring a designer bag bingo Saturday April 13, 2019 at the Brooklawn Fire House. Doors open 6:15 pm, bingo starts 7 pm. No one under age 18 admitted. Admission $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Includes 10 bingo games. Tables of... Read more →

Security Camera Captures Burglar in the 800 Unit Block of Essex Street; Suspect Escapes

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April 5, 2019) Gloucester City Police responded to a call of a burglary in progress in the 800 unit block of Essex Street. According to the crime report on March 30, at 10:20 pm Officer Johanna James responded to a residence in the 800 unit block of... Read more →

GHS Distinguished Alumni Nominee Deadline Friday; NJ Property and School Taxes to Increase

CNBNews Tips and Snippets: William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (March 28, 2019)--The deadline for submitting your nomination for the Gloucester City High School (GHS) Distinguished Hall of Fame is tomorrow, Friday, March 29. A link to the the nominating form is here. RELATED: WE NOMINATE JIM... Read more →

Gloucester City PD Kept Busy with House Fires, Stolen Autos, Traffic Accidents, OD’s, Et Cetera

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (March 22, 2019)—The Gloucester City Police Department were busy this past week with multiple crimes which are listed below in the weekly crime report. 3/15 (8:09 am)​​A resident of Blackwood reported sometime overnight, his work truck was burglarized while parked in the unit block of S. Railroad... Read more →

Brooklawn Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Registration March 27

gloucestercitynews.net | March 11, 2019 to March 25, 2019 Related: Alice Costello School Brooklawn School District CNBNews Tips and Snippets CNBNews Point of View Read more →

I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed and detoured overnight

Detour in place for lighting work and sediment removal (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced an overnight closure of I-295 southbound where it splits at Exit 26/I-76 westbound for lighting work as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Beginning at 10 p.m.,... Read more →


“Operation Stone Wall” Targeting Criminal Network that Trafficked in “Ghost Guns”

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced the arrests of 12 men in the takedown of a criminal network in Camden County that allegedly was illegally trafficking untraceable assault rifles known as “ghost guns” that were assembled from kits purchased online and dealing cocaine. Four men are charged... Read more →

Jay L. Stillman, Sr., Member of Mt. Ephraim Democrat Club, American Legion and VFW Posts

gloucestercitynews.net | March 13, 2019 Jay L. Stillman, Sr., suddenly on March 13, 2019, of Mt. Ephraim; formerly of Audubon. Age 83. Jay was a lifetime member of the Mt. Ephraim Democrat Club, as well as a member of Crescent Park VFW Post 9563 in Bellmawr, American Legion Post 84... Read more →


William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Gloucester City High School is accepting nominations for their Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. Requirements: Must have graduated at least 10 years ago; The individual must be successful in business, professional career, self employment, or exemplary in community-humanitarian service. A man we feel who... Read more →


Senior Citizen image courtesy of Jean Norton William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet UPDATED/CORRECTED Gloucester City mayor and council passed an ordinance on second reading Feb. 21, 2019 to exceed the municipal budget limit up to 3.5 percent over the previous year's appropriations. The amount of the increase is $580,696.... Read more →

I-76 eastbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound traffic to be closed overnight

to shift traffic into new covered roadway Overnight lane closures necessary to implement new pattern CNBNews graphics file (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the overnight closure of I-76 eastbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound to implement a new traffic pattern that will shift... Read more →

Catholic Deacon William V. Norquist, age 81; Served in Several South Jersey Parishes

Deacon William V. Norquist Mount Ephraim - Deacon William V. Norquist, 81, passed away peacefully on February 19, 2019 surrounded by his family. Bill was a beloved husband of 58 years to Frances Norquist, nee Johnston; loving father of Bill Jr. (Susan), Pat Stokes (Robert), Brian (deceased), Ken (Tamar), Christina,... Read more →

Robert C. Hunter Sr. of Mt. Ephraim formerly of Gloucester City; Owner of Father & Son Roofing

On February 12, 2019, of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ, age 71. He was CNBNews graphics file the beloved husband of the late Diane M. (nee West), loving father of William, Robert and the late Shawn Hunter, dear brother of William, John and Milton Hunter, Kathy Bruccolier, Wayne... Read more →

Obituary: Felix "Pete" C. Bochanski of Mount Ephraim, age 96

On February 8, 2019, of Mt. Ephraim, NJ, age 96. He was the beloved husband of the CNBNews graphics file late Helen L. (nee Krammes). He is survived by his dear sister-in-law Joann Barnett and dear friends Grace Dubiel, John W. Stein, and Bruce DiClemente. Pete was a Navy Veteran... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Just Sayin’ Keep on Truckin’

Dawn Watson | CNBnews Contributor I am a trucker. My spiffy little Hyundai Accent could not pull the trailer I bought, so I sold her and bought a used truck. The Accent was named Katniss. The truck is Ragnar. I’ve become a different person. I drove Ragnar home from Philly.... Read more →

68 Priests from SJ Parishes Included in List of Accused Clerics who Sexually Abused Minors

The Diocese of Camden Coat of Arms CAMDEN CITY, NJ (February 15, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Earlier this week the Diocese of Camden released the following names of clerics accused of sexually abusing minors: 1. Joseph Barber Born: February 8, 1933 Ordained: 1961 Status: Deceased Assignments Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Berlin St. Joseph’s... Read more →

**UPDATED**Route 42 northbound Exit 1B ramp to I-295 northbound to be closed and detoured

SATURDAY NIGHT CNBNews graphics file Overnight lane closures necessary to shift traffic into new covered roadway (Trenton) (February 1, 2019) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the closure and detour of Route 42 northbound Exit 1B to I-295 northbound on Saturday night in order to implement... Read more →

Update on Stabbing; Johnny & Guy Gaudreau; Convenience Store Cited; Fire Hydrant Repaired

CORRECTED/UPDATED CNBNews Tips and Snippets William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet UPDATE ON STABBING IN GLOUCESTER CITY-The first degree murder charged filed against Joel Martinez, 18, of Camden, who was arrested in connection with the stabbing that killed Alexander Medina on January 17, 2019 have been reduced, according to the... Read more →

Obituary: Edith Antonini of New Jersey

Edith was born on April 9, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Edith was a resident of New Jersey at the time of passing. Viewing, today, Sunday, January 27, from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at the Mahaffey-Milano Funeral Home 11 E. Kings Highway Mount Ephraim, NJ,... Read more →

Bill James, The Longest Serving Mayor in Gloucester City's History Dies Suddenly

UPDATED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (January 21, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)William P. James, the former mayor of Gloucester City passed away suddenly earlier today, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Camden. James was elected in 2006 to his first four-year term running on a ticket that included council... Read more →