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New Jersey's Pick 6 up to $4.3 Million

TRENTON (Oct. 30, 2020) – The Pick-6 drawing on October 29 produced three winners of $7,208 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. The winning numbers for the Thursday, October 29, drawing were: 09, 17, 31, 33, 40 and 48. The XTRA Multiplier was: 05. By adding XTRA for... Read more →


Authorities Arrest Passenger at Newark Airport Attempting to Smuggle 4.5 Pounds of Cocaine

NEWARK, N.J. – On October 23, 2020, Le’andre Kemont Jefferson, a United States citizen, arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, and presented himself for inspection. During the examination of Jefferson’s luggage, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers discovered 12 vacuum-packed bags, wrapped in foil, and further... Read more →


Coast Guard Searching for Overdue Boat near Groton Long Point, Conn.

The Coast Guard is currently searching for an overdue boater in the vicinity of Groton Long Point, Conn. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report at 5:30 p.m. on Friday that Matthew Lyon, 49, had departed from Groton Elks Lodge and Marina in Groton, Conn., at 2:30 p.m Friday... Read more →


What You Should Know About New Jersey Inheritance Tax

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 30, 2020)--New Jersey’s estate tax was repealed in 2018, but it’s still one of the few U.S. states with an inheritance tax. An inheritance tax is a state tax paid on the receipt of money or property from the estate of a deceased person. New Jersey residents should be aware... Read more →


Hainesport Youth Pastor Charged with Online Sexual Exploitation of Youngsters

BURLINGTON CITY, NJ (October 30, 2020)--The youth pastor and music leader of a Hainesport church has been charged with coaxing underage boys on social media to send him nude pictures and videos, then using that material to blackmail his victims into performing sexual acts on themselves for his enjoyment. Sean Higgins,... Read more →


After Draining Unemployment Fund, Lawmakers Want to Slow $1 Billion Business Tax Hike

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square Gloucestercitynews.net files (The Center Square) – A proposal to slow the implementation of a $1 billion unemployment insurance (UI) payroll tax increase is a prudent policy that eases the burden on Garden State businesses, experts say. For years, lawmakers and elected officials diverted money... Read more →


People Who Registered To Vote At MVC Offices Are Being Notified Their Ballots Wont Count

Nearly 2,500 voters whose ballots Union County rejected in the primary who said they had not sent back a cure affidavit because they had thought the letter was junk mail. Editor’s Note:This article is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. The article... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Atlantic City Electric Receives Project of the Year Award

Innovative approach to Salem County project earns company top honors MAYS LANDING, N.J. (October 29, 2020) – The New Jersey chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMINJ), a global professional project management organization, has chosen Atlantic City Electric to receive its 2020 Project of the Year Award for the company’s Salem... Read more →


$18.2M for Trenton Transit Center Rehabilitation Project

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Squae (The Center Square) – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is sending more than $18.2 million to N.J. Transit to help pay for upgrades to the Trenton Transit Center, improving the station’s oft-maligned condition. The money is part of more than $291 million in funding... Read more →


MURPHY ADMINISTRATION PREPARING STATE FOR MORE FREQUENT/INTENSE STORMS

CNBNews images TRENTON (Oct. 29, 2020)– Eight years after the unprecedented storm surge and flooding from Superstorm Sandy devastated many New Jersey communities, the State is taking a new approach to ensuring we remain Jersey Strong. Under the leadership of Governor Phil Murphy, the State is closely studying climate science and... Read more →


CNB Hunting New Jersey: Drivers Reminded to be Cautious of Deer during Mating Season

DEP, NJDOT REMIND DRIVERS TO BE EXTRA CAUTIOUS AS DEER MATING SEASON BEGINS, DAYLIGHT HOURS GET SHORTER (20/P044) TRENTON -- As deer mating season is approaching and daylight savings is underway, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife and the New Jersey Department of Transportation are... Read more →


CNB Business News: NJBIA Statement on EO Establishing More Mandates on Business

New Jersey Business & Industry Association President and CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement regarding the announcement of an executive order by Gov. Phil Murphy today mandating workplace safety protections on New Jersey businesses. “While we have always shared the Governor’s priority to establish workplaces that follow federal safety guidelines,... Read more →


MVC Facilities Will Be Closed on Election Day

TRENTON – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission customers are advised that all MVC facilities, including Licensing and Vehicle Centers, Regional Service Centers, road testing sites, and inspection stations, will be closed on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Regular business hours will be in effect for the rest of the week... Read more →


BROTHERS SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR MURDERING CAMDEN CITY RESIDENT

Camden CITY N.J. – Two brothers have been sentenced for their roles in the November 2018 fatal shooting of 18-year-old Thomas Reyes of Camden, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. Ryan Wilkins, 25, of Camden, was sentenced by Judge Gwendolyn Blue to 30 years in New Jersey State... Read more →


Top Hidden Benefits of Smart Locks for Your Home Security

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 29, 2020)--Smart locks have become popular among homeowners. These locks have features such as the ability to connect to Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and voice recognition that makes them appeal to several people. These are the benefits of having smart locks for your home security. No Need to Carry Keys When you... Read more →


Senators Johnson, Grassley Investigation of the Biden's Dealings with Russia and the Chinese

SEE VIDEO BELOW: William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Johnson, Grassley Release Conflicts-of-Interest Investigation Vice President Biden Jim Biden Hunter Biden The senator's investigation centers around The Biden family (Joe, Jim, and Hunter), former President Obama, former Sec. of State Kerry, Chris Heinz, Kerry's stepson President Obama, Sen. Kerry Chris Heinz... Read more →


Department Of Labor Overtime Pay Rules To Affect Some Gloucester Workers

In August of 2020, the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor issued an opinion letter with the designation FLSA 2020-14. In this letter, it detailed the rules for computing the pay rate of salaried employees. It also addressed questions regarding overtime calculations for the fluctuating workweek or FWW... Read more →


NJMVC Offering Registration Renewals by Appointment

TRENTON (October 28, 2020)--– The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission today announced that vehicle registration renewals are now available by appointment at NJMVC.gov for customers who are not eligible for online renewal. Most registration renewals can be completed online at NJMVC.gov. Appointments are offered only for those who have tried to... Read more →


Captains of the 2020-21 Rowan Women's Basketball Team Named

Kennedy Brown Ayanna Johnson, Grace Marshall Juliette Tobin Alexis Kriley GLASSBORO, NJ – Seniors Alexis Kriley and Juliette Tobin and juniors Grace Marshall, Ayanna Johnson and Kennedy Brown have been named captains of the 2020-21 Rowan women’s basketball team. “This is the Gold and Brown season for our senior captains Alexis... Read more →


The NFL Stars To Have In Your Fantasy Football Team

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--Some people play fantasy football for fun, but the real player is in it to win it. Alas, with the game so popular, and with so many players to choose from, sometimes it feels like reaching the top is nothing but an uphill battle. While it can take a... Read more →


Gloucester City Holding On For Better Economic Times

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--Over 20 percent of small businesses in America will close due to the economic stagnation caused by the novel coronavirus, and Gloucester City is not exempted from this forecast. However, there is hope, as businesses across the board are predicted to pull through through with the help of various... Read more →


Peyton and Me Meandering Through the Streets of South Jersey

CORRECTED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews PEYTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--Daniel Boggs recently submitted a Letter to the Editor titled "Are The Communities of Gloucester City/Brooklawn Turning Into Slums?". Although we agree with Mr. Boggs about some neighborhoods in Gloucester City having a housing and trash problem the only thing we... Read more →


Let`s Educate More: Police Brutality And Different Peculiar Remakes Of BLM In Other Countries

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--After the brutal death of George Floyd, the Black Lives Matter movement stirred up society, leaving an indelible mark on history. Apart from highlighting the social issue of racism, it unveiled the problem of police brutality, elevating the level of racist tendencies. Countries and their response to BLM Movement... Read more →


Supporting Local Businesses: Pennsylvania's Most Exciting New Openings

There are plenty of new openings to look forward to in Pennsylvania (Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--It's never been more important than now to champion our local entrepreneurs. Thankfully for us Pennsylvanians, we have plenty of fresh businesses to choose from. Whether you're after a night at the casino, a cake, and a... Read more →


2020 MLB Is Packed With Latin American Talent but Who Were Pioneers

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--The 2020 Major League Baseball regular season and ongoing playoffs are packed with overseas talent. But let’s be more precise. Actually, players from the Latin American nations dominate international players in the league. And it isn’t a novelty. For example, in 2019, MLB registered 485 Latin American players in... Read more →


Overdoses Linked to Heroin Stamp Logos in Paterson; 12d Members of Crips Arrested

Paterson Heroin Stamps TRENTON –Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced arrests of 12 alleged members of a drug network run by a local set of the Crips street gang that was trafficking large amounts of heroin and crack cocaine in a section of Paterson, N.J., that has been plagued by... Read more →


Chiropractic Care is the Silver Bullet to Relieve Back Pain

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--One size does not fit all. This saying holds in various aspects, including medicine and treatment techniques. The human body and its working vary from person to person, and so does the causes of injury. As a result, one cannot use the same treatment type on all the people... Read more →


Camden County has the Lowest Cost of Living in New Jersey

The baseline of $3,224 for the modest monthly cost of living in Camden County lowest in New Jersey The Center Square Oct 2020 (The Center Square) – Residents of New Jersey's Camden County need to make $3,224 every month to maintain a modest standard of living, making it the least expensive... Read more →


Mail-In Ballots Stressing Out Front Line Election Workers Across the State of New Jersey

JEFF PILLETS | OCTOBER 26, 2020 | NJ DECIDES 2020, POLITICS Confusion, suspicion, voter hostility and computer glitches: it’s all in a day’s work for the folks staffing New Jersey’s election boards Credit: (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) A ballot drop box where voters can drop off absentee ballots instead of using the... Read more →


MVC Services at Trenton and Rahway

Update TRENTON – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission customers are advised of the following updated information about MVC operations: Since the Trenton Vehicle Center is also a Regional agency, the MVC has determined that both walk-ins AND appointments will be allowed there, starting November 2. The MVC originally included Trenton in... Read more →


CNB Fishing/Hunting NJ: Tips For Fishing Like a Pro

By Paul Bechtel Fisheries Wildlife Worker Bureau of Marine Fisheries October 22, 2020 There are few things that are better in life than the feeling of reeling in what could be a trophy fish. As many saltwater anglers know all too well, there is more to fishing than just simply throwing... Read more →


Water Lowered For Dam Repairs At Two Assunpink WMA Lakes

October 23, 2020 The Division is currently working on two dam repair projects on the Assunpink Wildlife Management Area. Stone Tavern and Rising Sun Lakes have been lowered approximately four feet to provide construction crews access to the dam and water control structures. Concrete work will be completed on the spillways... Read more →


NJBIA Favors Bill Addressing UI Payroll Tax Increase

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 26, 2020)--The New Jersey Business & Industry Association testified in support of legislation that aims to avoid a massive spike in unemployment insurance (UI) payroll taxes in 2021 by way of more manageable payroll tax increases protracted over three years. NJBIA Vice President of Government Affairs Christopher Emigholz told the... Read more →


Concrete Repairs of Highways in Pennsauken Continues, Expect Traffic Delays and Detours

Route 90 eastbound/Betsy Ross Bridge ramp to John Tipton Boulevard/Suckle Highway/Hylton Road to close in Pennsauken Signed detour will be in place for approximately five weeks (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the ramp from Route 90 eastbound/Betsy Ross Bridge to John Tipton Boulevard/Suckle Highway/Hylton Road... Read more →


A Brief History of the Airsoft Guns

Do you remember the cap guns? These real looking guns used to come with space where you could fit the rolls of paper strip caps. As a kid, it was the dream for most of us to play fight with the help of these cap guns. If you think carefully, the... Read more →


Can You Trust Captain Cooks Casino?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 27, 2020)--Captain Cooks is one of the myriad Microgaming casinos you can find today. Still, there are features that allow it to stand out from the crowd. What makes it a reliable operator? Read our review to find out. This casino has been in business since 2000, and it receives... Read more →


Callie M. "Jay" Boos (nee Smith),of Runnemede

Callie M. "Jay" Boos (nee Smith), on October 25, 2020, of Runnemede, formerly of Fairview. Age 80. Beloved wife of the late David "Butch" Boos for 42 years. Devoted mother of David Boos and John Boos (Jeannette). Loving grandmother of Eric, Jr. and great grandmother of Maggie Lee. Dear sister of... Read more →


McDaniel College Students from NJ Inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society

WESTMINSTER, MD (10/23/2020)-- McDaniel College students were virtually inducted Oct. 18 into the Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society, including: Erin Agnew of Haddonfield (08033) Nicholas Razze of Pitman (08071) Anthony Razze of Pitman (08071) McDaniel students and families participated in a national virtual induction ceremony on Oct. 18 with other... Read more →


Albright Students from NJ Certified as Peer Tutors

READING, PA (10/26/2020)-- Sixty one high-performing Albright students have been named peer tutors for the 2020-21 academic year. All Albright tutors are certified by the College Reading and Learning Association's International Tutor Training Program. Tutors from the local community include: Evan Carr of Bordentown, N.J. (08505). A graduate of Bordentown Regional... Read more →


Tried and Tested Decorating Tips for Your Bedroom

Are you bored with your bedroom design scheme? Well here’s news for you. There are options for bringing new life into your room without compromising on the space. You do not have to squeeze in heavy, statement furniture into your compressed space. Instead, you can maximize and keep the bedroom clean... Read more →


CNB Travel: Are there travel restrictions to or from New Jersey?

Which states are on the travel advisory list? Last Updated: 10/20/2020 New Jersey welcomes travel to and from our state. However, to save lives and prevent the spread of CO VID-19, the State has issued an incoming travel advisory that all individuals entering New Jersey from states with a significant spread... Read more →


Business Survival: How to Adapt to New Technologies

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 26, 2020)--Businesses of every size must update their technologies to compete with their rivals and drive productivity. While many large companies might have an extensive IT department and a big budget to quickly introduce new technologies and processes, smaller enterprises may need a little more assistance. If you want to... Read more →


Top 8 Halloween themed slots

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 26, 2020)--Halloween is one of the most-awaited and popular celebrations across the United States, and people of all ages enjoy it. And Oct. 31 is just around the corner. The All Saints’ Eve is also observed in many other countries, and it marks the remembering of the dead – that... Read more →


Patrick Henry Maddren on Ways to Keep Your Business Floating amid COVID-19

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 26, 2020)--The corona crisis has hit small businesses very hard, and experts in the industry say that the worst is yet to come. It sounds quite frightening. Whether the COVID-19 pandemic will last for a year or three years, small businesses or startups need to take the right steps to... Read more →


Newark Receives $7.5 Million Grant to Reduce Lead in Local Schools

$39.9 Million Announced Nationwide will Fund Projects to Protect Children in Disadvantaged Communities and Schools from Exposure to Lead in Drinking Water NEWARK (Oct. 23, 2020) — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 Administrator Pete Lopez and EPA’s Office of Water Senior Policy Counsel Jessica Kramer were joined by... Read more →


Majority of Illegal Aliens in Federal Jails Convicted on Non-Immigration Crimes

October 20, 2020 | Judicial Watch The U.S. government spent at least $162 million last year to incarcerate tens of thousands of criminal illegal immigrants for committing crimes that include rape, murder, kidnapping and terrorism. The offenders were imprisoned by the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) and the U.S. Marshals Service... Read more →


Lynn A. Sherry (nee Brown),of Runnemede, formerly of Barrington.

Lynn A. Sherry (nee Brown), on October 21, 2020, of Runnemede, formerly of Barrington. Age 65. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Sherry. Devoted mother of Jennifer Sherry (Robert) and Kimberly Sherry. Loving grandmom of Kristen, Robert and Hayden and great grandmom of Avery. Dear sister of Glenn Brown and the... Read more →


What makes San Diego a tech hub for companies?

Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 25, 2020)--San Diego is among the country’s top tech hubs for companies. Its burgeoning tech scene has deep roots in data and analytics. Tech giants are building offices and creating tech jobs. In this article, we’ll discuss what makes San Diego a tech hub for companies. What was it like... Read more →


Health & Safety Guidance for Halloween Celebration

To help ensure a safe Halloween for all New Jerseyans, the Department of Health has released health and safety guidance for local officials, schools, organizations, and families. The Department of Health strongly encourages everyone to wear a face covering that covers both the nose and mouth. Costume masks do not count... Read more →


To Beat The Spotted Lantern Fly You Must Destroy Their Egg Masses

(Cherry Hill, NJ) – Egg-laying season for the Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), an extremely invasive, crop-eating insect which recently arrived in New Jersey, typically begins during October. Because the SLF are known to destroy fruit trees, grapevines, and other agricultural crops, we need the public’s help identifying and destroying SLF eggs in... Read more →