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Barbara L. Gismondi, of West Collingswood Hts.,

On January 9, 2021. Age 74. (nee Carre). Of West Collingswood Heights. Loving and devoted wife of 53 years of Ben Gismondi. Loving mother of Julie Parks and Gina Gismondi. Cherished grandmother of Matthew, Angelena and Sophia Parks and Anna, Bence and Marie Bagameri. Beloved sister of Daphne Blaker (Walt) and... Read more →


Latin Singer Ricky Martin to be Honored

Washington D.C., January 5th, 2020 – Throughout his career, Ricky Martin has advocated for various social causes, using his voice and digital platforms as a bridge to unite global efforts and seek solutions. His humanitarian work is as impressive as his career on the world's most prominent stages, as an artist... Read more →


Bill Kimmey, of Mt. Ephraim, Girls Softball Coach, Member of MEPRI, GHS Alumnus Class of '59

William I. Kimmey MOUNT EPHRAIM NJ--Design creates culture, culture shapes values. Values determine the future. William I. Kimmey was gentle and generous. He was built from intellect and for speed. He loved jogging and was an armchair Jeopardy Champion. Bill’s greatest talents and effort went into woodworking and furniture building. Every... Read more →


MAPLE SHADE PD ALERT: All are reminded to move parked cars from the street during any snow/storm

for the entire duration of the event. (MAPLE SHADE NJ)(DECEMBER 15, 2020)(CNBNewsnet)--Please remove parked cars from snow routes before the snow falls, so that the snow plows can safely and effectively clear the roads. If not Police may be at your door in the middle of the night to get you... 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)... Read more →


Fender Bender Today at Route 130 South and Market Street, Gloucester City

(CNBNews)(GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (December 4, 2020)--A fender-bender at Route 130 South and Market Street at traffic backed up at the intersection around 11:30 AM today. Lookie-Lou's driving by slowed down in both directions to get a peek at the two cars involved. It is not known if anyone was injured. Route... Read more →


Marie Rose Fitzpatrick, of Gloucester City; Cooper Hospital Nurse, Longtime Parishioner of St. Marys

Marie Rose Fitzpatrick Gloucester City - On November 10, 2020. Age 83. Surrounded by her loving family, Marie went home to Our Lord. Born in West Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late James and Emily (Robinson) Cooper. Loving mother of Karen Fitzpatrick (Sharon), Mary Elliott (Joe), Anne Harter... Read more →


More COVID-19 Cases Identified in Gloucester City School District, 200 Employees Exposed

UPDATE/November 14,2020 Supt. Vespe Editor's Note: Superintendent Vespe sent a second notice, dated November 13, to parents regarding the athletic programs. Vespe said, "With sincere sadness for our entire Lion Community, coaches, parents, and players we now have been informed that an individual who came in contact with one of our... Read more →


IT AIN'T OVER TILL IT'S OVER

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Here we are eight days after the 2020 election and we still don't have a decisive winner. President Donald Trump has announced he is contesting the results. And, there is a general consensus the outcome of the contest will be decided by the nine Justices... Read more →


CNBNews Exclusive: The Extra Mile by Dawn O Watson

Gloucestercitynews.net files EDITOR'S NOTE: In the coming weeks on Monday local author Dawn Watson will be posting a short story exclusively for readers of CNBNews and perhaps a private site or two on Facebook. The stories will eventually be part of an anthology, available on Amazon as an eBook and paperback.... Read more →


GT Police Dept. and FOP Lodge Raising Money for Officer Fighting Cancer

The Gloucester Township Police Department and Gloucester Township FOP Lodge 206 has participated in "No-Shave November"to raise money to fight cancer for several years, and this year they are helping to raise money for one of their own brother Officers in Camden County. Unfortunately, an Officer with the Merchantville Police Department,... Read more →


Mary Jane E. Matthews (age 80), of Bellmawr; Former Oaklyn Public Schools Cafeteria Worker

BELLMAWR NJ--Mary Jane E. Matthews (nee Waligorski), on November 1, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 80. Beloved wife of the late Stanley J. Matthews. Devoted mother of James Matthews and Mark Matthews (Sharon). Loving grandmother of Peter Williams, Amanda Boyer (Brandon), and Kristina Matthews. Cherished great grandmother of Maya, Avery, and Nova.... Read more →


Jordan S. Steel, of Mount Ephraim Lost His Battle with Addiction; He was 37 Years Old

Jordan S. Steel lost his battle with addiction at the age of 37, after being nearly two years sober. He passed on Friday, October 23, 2020. Tattoos have a power and a magic all on their own. They decorate the body, but also enhance the soul. Jordan’s soul was abundantly filled... Read more →


Drug Investigation in Gloucester City Terminated, Two Adults, 4 Juveniles Arrested

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Gloucestercitynews.net files (GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)(October 15, 2020)--Members of the Gloucester City Police Department along with federal authorities and the Camden County Sheriff's Department conducted a simultaneous drug raid last week in Gloucester City. According to Lt. Steve Burkhardt, spokesman for the Gloucester City Police Department,... Read more →


Rocco DePoder, the Head of the Gloucester City Drug Ring, Admits Guilt

Rocco DePoder Confesses to Trafficking Oxycodone, Adderall, and Xanax and Engaging in SNAP Fraud CAMDEN City, N.J. (October 7, 2020)--– A Gloucester City, New Jersey, man today admitted conspiring to distribute and selling oxycodone, Adderall, and Xanax and defrauding the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in connection with his role... Read more →


Alleged Sexual Attack Case Against Robert M. Medlar, of Mt. Ephraim Headed to Trial

WILLIAMSPORT PA (October 4, 2020)--Robert M. Medlar, 50, of Mt. Ephraim NJ was in Lycoming County District Court, Thursday, October 1, for a preliminary hearing regarding charges that he allegedly forced himself sexually on a woman in a Williamsport Hotel, on July 4. GettyImages According to PennLive, the 21-year-old victim was... Read more →


Shawn Patrick McKay, of Mt. Ephraim

Shawn Patrick McKay, on October 2, 2020, of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of South Philly. Age Shawn Patrick McKay 31. Beloved son of Mary Beth Donnelly (Kevin Donnelly) and Dennis McKay. Dear brother of James Caswell and Amanda Donnelly and step-brother of Ryan Donnelly, Nicole Cramer (Lee), Kenneth Donnelly (Bryanna) and Kara... Read more →


The Big Slam Memorial Fundraiser Saturday

Attention Super Fight Wrestling Fans! (Gloucestercitynews.net)(Sept. 18, 2020)--On September 19th live on Twitch.tv at 3pm SFW presents "THE BIG SLAM!", a memorial fundraiser show for the family of Walt McDonald. On July 28th, the wrestling world lost Walt McDonald who was better known as "Big Slam." Big Slam was a well... Read more →


The Two Sides of Playing Sports in College

Most of us have played a sport at some point in our lives. Some of us do it recreationally, say having a kick-about in the park. Others do it competitively. Throughout the entire educational path, learning institutions provide numerous platforms for students to engage physically. It makes sports an incredibly widespread... Read more →


Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr, of Bellmawr, Heart Transplant Recipient, Master Chef known for his Sunday Gravy

Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr. BELLMAWR NJ (September 15, 2020)----Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr., passed suddenly on September 13th, 2020, of Bellmawr, NJ. Age 62. Beloved husband of Regina (nee Gmaz). Devoted father of Kathleen Coluzzi (Matthew), Rosemary DiSalvio (Elijah), and Albert DiSalvio Jr. (Emily Kaschak). Loving grandfather of Willow, Paisley and Paige.... Read more →


Mt. Ephraim Fire Dept. Hoagie Sale Sept. 12; Place Your Orders Now!

Saturday, September 12, 2020, at 9 AM EDT – 1 PM EDT Mount Ephraim Fire Department Public · Hosted by Mount Ephraim Fire Department WE ARE BACK!!! We have made a few changes so we can comply with COVID-19 restrictions and for our members and your safety. No entry into the... Read more →


Linda Mae Woodburn (nee Schill), "Linnie", of Mt. Ephraim

Linda Mae Woodburn (nee Schill), "Linnie", of Mt. Ephraim, NJ; formerly of Fishtown, PA. Age 77. Devoted wife of the late John Woodburn, Sr. Devoted mother of Barbara Scott (Rich) and John Woodburn Jr. (MaryJo). Dear grandmother of Heather (Lance), John III, Eddie, and Richie and great grandmother of Parker and... Read more →


Roberta E. Bates "Bobbie" (nee Imperato), age 74, of Mt. Ephraim

Roberta E. Bates "Bobbie" (nee Imperato), age 74, on August 28, 2020, of Mt. Ephraim, after a short battle with cancer. Devoted wife of Harry Bates Sr. for thirty-five years. Loving step-mother of Bill (Jana) Bates & Harry Bates Jr. Beloved daughter of the late Raymond & Catherine Imperato (nee Clemmer).... Read more →


STUDY: One in Five of the 143 Largest Public Pension Plans are Resilient

California, Illinois, New Jersey, Texas and Pennsylvania account for more than half of the unfunded liability By Bethany Blankley | The Center Square Marc Levine, the former chairman of the Illinois State Board of Investment, expects the federal government will be forced to intervene on public pensions. Courtesy of Barron's (The... Read more →


Maryland Aug. 19 Fishing Report: Summer Fishing Trips with the Kids Are Loaded with Fun

by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist Anyone who has encountered an American eel knows there is hardly anything harder to hold onto. Young Fhinn was fishing with his dad for northern snakeheads when he caught this American eel and he seems to be doing a pretty good... Read more →


Brian C. Jensen Points out the Things to Do Once Your Business Fails 

image courtesy of unsplash.com (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 20, 2020)--The rate of business failure, especially for startups, are high. Studies indicate that approximately half of small businesses fail to survive within the initial four years of their inception. This occurs when new entrepreneurs with little experience start a venture. Even when kick-started with a... Read more →


CNBNEWS JULY & AUGUST 2020 CHEERS & JEERS

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Editor CHEER-Lisa Mollet was very grateful to be back at work as a waitress at the Empire Diner, Brooklawn. Sunday, two regular customers gave her the tip of a lifetime. “They blessed me,” Lisa exclaimed. FoxNews 29 reported a local man, and his wife gave... Read more →


Thomas J. Davenport, of Bellmawr; US Army Veteran, Mt. Democrat Club Member

Thomas J. Davenport, on August 11, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 88. Beloved husband of 65 years to Carol (nee Stauts). Devoted father of Jane Rafferty, Joan Crane and Carol-lynn Aubrey. Loving grandfather of Gretchen Antinucci, Jill Willcox, Shane Crane and Ashley and Stephen Aubrey and great grandfather of Kaylee, Jameson and... Read more →


Delaware Residents: How To Dispose of Debris from Tropical Storm Isaias  

After Tropical Storm Isaias and tornados spawned by the storm left a destructive wake through the state this week that included many downed trees and limbs, the cleanup has begun for many Delaware residents – and will include disposing of more yard waste than usual. Yard waste is banned from Delaware’s... Read more →


Mount Ephraim Man Arraigned on Sexual Assault Charges in Williamsport PA; Released on $125K Bail

(Gloucestercitynews.net)WILLIAMSPORT, PA (August 1, 2020)—Robert Medlar, 49, of Mount Ephraim, New Jersey, was arraigned Friday, July 31 in Williamsport Court on charges of allegedly sexually assaulting a female acquaintance in a guest room at the Genetti Hotel, 200 W. Fourth St., on July 4, according to the Williamsport Sun-Gazette. Gloucester City... Read more →


Tomasina Brattelli (nee Lammendola), of Runnemede

Tomasina Brattelli (nee Lammendola), of Runnemde, NJ, passed away peacefully on July 22, 2020, at the age of 93. Devoted mother of Domenic John (the late Victoria), Rosemary Evernham, Theresa M. Sylvester (Stephen), and Maria Howell. Loving grandmom of Bill, Domenic, Stephanie, and Christopher (Sara) and great grandmother of John and... Read more →


George I. Morgey, of Bellmawr. Age 75.

George I. Morgey, on July 9, 2020, of Bellmawr. Age 75. Beloved husband of Nancy (nee Weeks). Devoted father of April Gray (George, Jr.) and Kimberly Morgey (Keith). Loving Pop Pop of Jillian and George, III. Dear brother of the late JoeAnn McDermott. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. George... Read more →


Camden County Prosecutors Office Ask Court to Terminate Man's Parole

Camden City, N.J. (July 8, 2020)– The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office has filed a Consent Order, jointly with the ACLU, to allow for the reduction of a Newark man’s parole after more than two decades served, according to Acting Camden County Gloucestercitynews.net files Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. In July of 1995,... Read more →


Police Charge Man Involved in Scuffle with Wawa Employee with Shoplifting, Assault,Violating Gov. Orders

updated below sixth paragraph June 26, 2020 William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ (June 24, 2020)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Carmen Vasaturo, the suspect who was thrown out of the Mount Ephraim Wawa on June 15, at 5pm for not wearing a mask has been charged with shoplifting, assault, and violating the governor’s... Read more →


Man Attacked by Wawa Employee for Not Wearing A Mask in the Mt. Ephraim Store

Wawa superstore, 602 Black Horse Pike, Mt. Ephraim 08059 (source Wawa) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Mount Ephraim, NJ (June 17, 2020)--Monday evening, June 15, a customer walked into the Wawa store, Black Horse Pike, Mt. Ephraim with his two children and was allegedly assaulted by a Wawa employee for... Read more →


Dog Dies After Being Attacked; Old ST. Maurice Church Auction; New Name for Proprietors Park?

CNBNews Tips and Snippets: William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews DOG ATTACKED BY OTHER DOGS DIES—A dog in the Riverview Heights section of Gloucester City died last month after being attacked by two other dogs. According to the police the deceased dog died from shock, due to a combination of the... Read more →


Black Lives Matters Protest in Gloucester City

UPDATED/CORRECTED CORRECTION: Tajee Almon (TJ) IS A RESIDENT of Gloucester City and a graduate of Gloucester High. Our information that he was from Sicklerville came from one of his social media pages. TJ said Vanessa Lamb was the organizer of the event and that he was just a helper. William E.... Read more →


Mary K. Savidge (nee Conboy) of Gloucester City, formerly of National Park

Mary K. Savidge (nee Conboy), age 73, of Gloucester City; formerly of National Park, peacefully went home to the Lord on June 2, 2020. Mary is survived by her husband of 54 years, William C. Savidge. Gentle and loving mother of William J. (Michele), Marybeth Panek (David), Brian M. (Patricia), Melissa... Read more →


 Summer at Mason Gross School of the Arts Returns, Register Today

Registration open NOW for Rutgers Community Arts Virtual Summer Programs New Brunswick, N.J. – Summer at Mason Gross School of the Arts returns with 15 reimagined programs in Art & Design, Dance, Music, and Theater, including Kids Create! arts immersion camp for children entering grades K-8. Programs span 1–2 weeks and... Read more →


Sister Virginia O'Hare, former Principal of the Sacred Heart School, Mt. Ephraim

Sr. Virginia O’Hare SUSC (Sister Agnes William) May 4, 1925~ April 20, 2020 Sister Virginia O’Hare (Sr. Agnes William) SUSC died April 20 at The Jewish Home of Fall River. She was born in Fall River, the daughter of the late William and Mary (Sullivan) O’Hare. Sr Virginia would have celebrated... Read more →


Happy Mothers Day to All The Moms in The World

EDITOR'S NOTE: We first published this article in 2008. Because it is such a great story we bring it out from our archives each year on Mother's Day to share with you again. The author is unknown. I was looking for a photo to use with it and I thought why... Read more →


Stress and your child’s brain

by: Hank Pellissier | GREAT SCHOOLS Versión en español Stress! Bad for the body! Bad for the brain! We’ve seen the articles, watched the 11 o’clock news reports on the “silent killer,” and complained to friends and family about how stressed-out we are. While we all know that adult stress can... Read more →


Vincent "Jimmy Snacks" Paoline of Mt. Ephraim

On April 30, 2020. Age 63. Of Mt. Ephraim. Loving husband of Beverly Paoline (nee Reitz). Loving father of Damian Paoline and Vincent Paoline and his wife, Tiffany. Cherished grandpop of Giovanni, Layla and Vinnie. Beloved son of Loretta Paoline (nee Mazzaferro) and the late Edmund Paoline. Dear brother of Eddie,... Read more →


Ruth G. McWilliams of Mt. Ephraim, age 99

Ruth G. McWilliams (nee Young), on April 28, 2020, of Mt. Ephraim. Age 99. Beloved wife of the late John. Devoted mother of Robert (Jane), Steven (Sandra) and David (Cheryl). Cherished grandmother of Jennifer, Kimberly, Jason, Daniel, Michael, Sarah, Kimberly, Andrea, Matthew, Drew and Kyleigh and great grandmother of 15. Loving... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: Resident Brings Easter Bunny to Bellmawr

BELLMAWR NJ (April 14, 2020)(CNBNewsnet)--Tim Simons, a resident of Bellmawr, felt sorry for the kids in the community as they were not going to see the Easter Bunny this year on the back of the Borough's fire truck because of the pandemic. Tim, a former resident of Gloucester City, said "Because... Read more →


Anna M. Sebastian of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of Gloucester Heights

Anna M. Sebastian (nee Larkin), on March 29, 2020, of Mt. Ephraim; formerly of Gloucester Heights. Age 93. Beloved wife of the late Bernard. Devoted mother of Michael (Alice), Kenneth (Kathleen), Patricia Quinn (Richard) and Bernard Jr. Loving grandmother of 7, great grandmother of 6. Sister of the late Mary, Frank... Read more →


Jean T. Smith (nee Hobbs)of Runnemede; formerly of Mt. Ephraim and Gloucester City

Jean T. Smith (nee Hobbs), on March 28, 2020, of Runnemede; formerly of Mt. Ephraim and Gloucester City. Age 92. Beloved wife of the late James J. "Smitty" Smith. Devoted mother of Walt J. Smith, Terri Brisbin (Chris), Christine Dannibale (Dino), and the late Mary Ann McSorley. Mother-in-law of Michael McSorley.... Read more →


Major Drug Ring Operating in Gloucester City & Camden City is Busted; 18 Arrested

Residents said they were scared to death. "I looked out my door and all I could see were flashing red lights and vehicles on South Stinson Avenue," said one resident. "It was pitch dark." Another person said, "I saw men dressed in SWAT gear carrying rifles." William E. Cleary Sr. |... Read more →


John F. Sciarretto, Sr., of Mt. Ephraim

John F. Sciarretto, Sr., on March 6, 2020, of Mt. Ephraim, formerly of South Philadelphia. Age 75. Beloved father of John, Jr. (Susan), Philip (Jolene) and Amy. Loving grandfather of Courtney, Paige, Aaron and Anthony and great grandfather of Noah, Lucas, Emma, Jordan and Jack. Also survived by Geraldine Sciarretto and... Read more →


James H. West, of Hamilton, formerly of Mount Ephraim

James H. West, on February 27, of Hamilton, formerly of Mount Ephraim. Age 87. Beloved husband of Patsy (nee Dodd) for 50 years. Devoted father of Penny Lynn West. Loving brother of Arthur West, Marion Scheurich (George), Harry West, Janet Mathis, Robert West (Deliah), and the late William West, Doris Winther,... Read more →