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SJ Leaders Call for Reopening Plan/Timetable for Atlantic City and Other Low Impact Regions

Immediate Action Needed To Prevent Economic Collapse Trenton - Senator Troy Singleton (D-Burlington), Deputy Assembly Speaker John Burzichelli (D-Gloucester) and Assemblymen John Armato (D-Atlantic) and Vincent Mazzeo (D-Atlantic) today called upon Governor Phil Murphy to immediately issue actionable plans with specific timetables for the reopening of Atlantic City and other regions of the state that have seen far fewer infections from COVID-19 than harder hit counties. Neighboring states have all begun implementing phased regional re-openings based on medical data, but New Jersey has yet to... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Cainan Liddawi of Shamong New Jersey Achievement Recognition RANDOLPH CENTER, VT (05/21/2020)-- Vermont Tech is pleased to announce awards and honor society inductions. Cainan Liddawi of Shamong, New Jersey, has been recognized for the Best Community Development Award for a non-RA - Cainan is a student in the Vermont Tech Computer Engineering Technology program. 2020 Saint Francis University Commencement LORETTO, PA (05/22/2020)-- Saint Francis University congratulates more than 600 students who received their academic degrees on May 10, 2020. Celeste Azzari, Woolwich Twp, NJ -... Read more →


MVC Agency, Inspection Station Closures Extended Until June 8

Headquarters, Online Services to Continue Operations TRENTON – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Chief Administrator Sue Fulton today announced that all agency, road testing, and inspections facilities will remain closed until at least Monday, June 8. The closures are part of the Murphy Administration’s ongoing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Many MVC customer functions can be completed through the Commission’s online services, which remain operational “24/7” and have been expanded. Most renewals of driver licenses, non-driver IDs, and registrations – including, for the... Read more →


Bills Now Favored To Win AFC East

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 24, 2020)--It’s been a really long time since anyone besides the New England Patriots won the AFC East. They’ve won the division every single year since 2009 and while they came in second in 2008 (when Tom Brady was lost for the season and Matt Cassel had to step in), that’s still the only time since 2003 that they haven’t won the division. Of course, a lot has changed this offseason as Tom Brady has left the building. Brady had led the Patriots to... Read more →


NJ Senate Plans Investigation of COVID 19 Nursing Home Deaths

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The New Jersey Senate is establishing a “Review and Recovery” committee to study the state’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. The bipartisan committee will look at a variety of issues including the state’s response to long-term care facilities and the unemployment system. “It’s clear that mistakes were made and important lessons can be learned to improve the state’s response as we move forward,” Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean said. “It’s our sincere hope that... Read more →


The Recovery Village Telehealth app

Advanced Recovery Systems remains dedicated to the health, safety and long term recovery of our patients as we respond to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). While our treatment centers remain open at this time, we’re excited to announce the launch of The Recovery Village Telehealth app, our new telehealth service. As a leader in behavioral health, we are committed to doing our part to contain the pandemic, without impacting our daily efforts to meet the urgent needs of those affected by addiction. The Recovery... Read more →


Atilis Gym Owner Calls Murphy A Slime Ball; Releases Video Statement on Legal Case Status

BELLMAWR, NJ (May 23, 2020)--Ian Smith, co-owner of The Atilis Gym, Ian Smith Bellmawr released a video statement (see below) regarding their legal battle with the State of New Jersey. During the video Smith calls Murphy a "slime ball". Yesterday, Friday, the state of New Jersey filed documents to shut the gym down. A judge granted the request. The attorney for the gym owners will be filing a federal case against Gov. Murphy on Tuesday, May 26 claiming they have been robbed of due process... Read more →


How to Study and Remember Everything 

H1: How to Study and Remember Everything (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 23, 2020)--As the exams are approaching, many students spend days and nights memorizing the course material. Yet, to perform your best in college, you need to comprehend and understand what you’re studying. To improve your memory and comprehension, use the tips below for an effective revision. To study effectively, you need to make room from other academic tasks and papers. For example, a professional online paper edit company essay-editor.net can fix grammar in your essay. You’ll get... Read more →


New Jersey Faces $10 Billion Revenue Deficit

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – New Jersey is facing a nearly $10 billion revenue shortfall through the end of fiscal year 2021, according to a report issued by state Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic file A $2.72 billion deficit is projected for the remainder of fiscal 2020, which was extended from June 30 to Sept. 30. A deficit of $7.2 billion is projected by the end of fiscal 2021. The state saw a steep decline in revenues in... Read more →


Nursing graduate leaves a legacy of service to the Rutgers‒Camden and Camden communities

CAMDEN CITY NJ--– Hecmarie Berrios could be considered the mayor of the Rutgers School of Nursing‒Camden. Sometimes working two jobs to support herself, Berrios made time to participate in a variety of activities on campus, hold leadership positions, and do community service work, all while excelling in her courses. “I love caring for and helping others,” says Berrios. The Camden native decided at a young age to become a nurse. “I get a chance to save lives,” Berrios explains. “We’re there for the patients every... Read more →


Trump Administration’s Operation Warp Speed Accelerates AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

to be Available Beginning in October Responding to President Trump’s call to develop 300 million doses of SARS-CoV-2 vaccine by January under Operation Warp Speed, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and AstraZeneca are collaborating to make available at least 300 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine called AZD1222, with the first doses delivered as early as October 2020. The agreement between AstraZeneca and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the HHS office of the Assistant Secretary for... Read more →


DEP PROVIDES ENHANCED GUIDANCE ON HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS

TRENTON -The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection today announced that it has developed a color-coded health alert index to provide the public with strong and clear guidance on suitable recreational activities in freshwater lakes and other water bodies impacted by harmful algal blooms, also known as HABs. The DEP is committed to working with local officials to implement the index as soon as possible. The new index will make it clearer to the public that, in some instances, boating and related activities may still... Read more →


AHCA/NCAL Provides Roadmap to Governors

to Address Long Term Care Workforce Needs During Pandemic Calls on states to help with immediate and long-term solutions to honor heroes on the frontlines and bring in additional staff to protect residents WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) released a “Long Term Care Workforce Roadmap for Governors and States,” outlining ways state public health officials can help nursing homes and assisted living communities address workforce needs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the roadmap, AHCA/NCAL offers... Read more →


CNBNews April & May Cheers and Jeers

"No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow." ~MAYA ANGELOU JEER--Did you see the massive graffiti (right-hand top of photo)on the ramp on the 295 Missing Moves project in Bellmawr? Those responsible have added to the cost of the $180 million projects since their scribble will have to be removed. A Hiss! Boo! to whoever is supposed to be keeping the vandals away from that area. No doubt the police are spending their... Read more →


What are the narrative essay writing help tips?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2020)--People who have devoted themselves to writing essays know that choosing the right way of expressing ideas can sometimes be difficult. Depending on the title and the main purpose of the essay, it can be written in a narrative, descriptive style, or example discussion. Each style demands to follow its own principles of composing, such as style, words, literary devices and so on. Each principle may seem simple at first glance, but using them all together can create the essay's atmosphere, and as... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Nazareth College Dean's List Spring 2020 ROCHESTER, NY (05/20/2020)-- Nazareth College students named to the Spring 2020 Dean's List. Matthew Kaye of Wall Township, NJ (07719) Erin Lonergan of Cinnaminson, NJ (08077) Ethan McAnally of Delran, NJ (08075) A student's grade point average must be at least 3.5 or above, and they must complete 12 credit hours of graded work that semester in order to be included on the dean's list at Nazareth Nazareth College's academic strengths cross an unusually broad spectrum of 60 majors,... Read more →


Wise Water Tips for Warmer Weather

CAMDEN, N.J. – MAY 21, 2020 – With the spring season in full swing and summer on the way, New Jersey American Water is offering tips to customers to help avoid the water overuse pitfalls that frequently happen this time of year. These tips and insights are designed to help customers save money while alleviating stress on water supplies and infrastructure as we head into the warmer weather months. “More families are home and venturing to their yards to engage in outdoor activities, many involving... Read more →


Five Ways to Set Up An Efficient Workshop

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2020)--Workshops require efficiency. Not just to make any project you are working on more productive, but for the safety of any in the workshop and the longevity of your tools. An efficient workshop is one where you can envision projects and see them through, time and again. Whether you are looking to start your own workshop, or are going to use your time now to revamp your existing one, ensure it has these five components: Shadow Boards Shadow boards are easily one of... Read more →


Local Business Owner Pays Tribute to Virtua Health Colleagues

Hospital grounds adorned with words of appreciation Beginning this week, big, bold letter-shaped signs spell the words “HEROES WORK HERE” on the grounds outside all five Virtua Health hospitals. This tribute to health care employees is an expression of thanks from MJ Corp, a Mount Laurel-based company whose co-owner has a personal interest in uplifting Virtua’s workforce. Virtua has worked with MJ Corp, an advertising and sign company, for 10 years. Throughout that time, the company has generously supported many of Virtua’s philanthropic initiatives. More... Read more →


Plan, Ideate, and Take Risks like Boris Wolfman to Make Your Business a Raging Success 

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2020)--No entrepreneur wants to launch his/her business and not expect profits! Business isn't about becoming complacent after attaining the initial gains. Instead, it is essential to move ahead and embrace the best technological aid, innovative thinking, and systems to achieve more success, an increased customer base, and returns on investment. If you are an ambitious entrepreneur and want your business venture to attain incremental success, follow the best business practices. There's no substitute for consistent effort, smart thinking, constant innovation, and careful planning... Read more →


Atlantic City: Spirit Airlines Returning Service June 11

SPIRIT AIRLINES TO BEGIN THEIR ROUTE TO RECOVERY AT ATLANTIC CITY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP -- May 22, 2020 - Spirit Airlines is returning service of flights at Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) to all cities that were suspended in early April. Beginning June 11, flights to Atlanta, GA; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Fort Myers, FL and Tampa, FL will resume, joining Myrtle Beach, SC and Orlando, FL as destinations from ACY. For schedule, fare and booking information, please visit www.Spirit.com. Health and safety remain... Read more →


Pet for Adoption: MEET Daddy Rocky

Daddy Rocky Siberian Husky Adult Male Available for Adoption Matawan, NJ 23 miles away Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Rocky! Rescued along with Momma Pelusa and his puppies, Rocky is looking for his loving, forever home. He is super sweet and friendly. Prior Siberian Husky experience a must for adoption. Please no homes with small animals or cat. Interested in adopting Rocky? Please visit www.huskyhouse.org today to fill out an application. More about Daddy Rocky Up-to-date... Read more →


Searching for a ‘New Normal’ in New Jersey’s Public Schools

MAY 20,2020 The selectively lethal coronavirus spread through New Jersey at a pace that would make a wildfire seem like a wisp of smoke. On Wednesday, March 4, New Jersey had its first diagnosed case. On Tuesday, March 10, New Jersey reported its first coronavirus death. By the time Gov. Phil Murphy signed his historic Executive Order 104, which closed all New Jersey schools on March 18, there were 178 New Jersey cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. On May 18, only... Read more →


Camden-Rutgers Student Creates Website to Help Struggling NJ Small Businesses

CAMDEN – Truth be told, says Eddy Yeung, he once dreamed of being a surgeon. “As cliché as it may sound, I really enjoy helping people and thought there was no better way to do so than saving one’s life as a surgeon,” says the graduating computer science major at Rutgers University–Camden. Yeung’s focus changed, however, when he saw a YouTube video of Bill Gates talking about the impact that learning to code could make throughout the world. “I realized then that I could still... Read more →


NJ Outdoor Shooting/Archery Ranges Opening Friday

NEW JERSEY--Thanks to a lawsuit brought against Governor Murphy by NRA’s state association, ANJRPC, Governor Phil Murphy announced this week that outdoor shooting and archery ranges will be allowed to reopen this Friday, May 22nd. Unfortunately, the Governor’s order has not been extended to indoor ranges. Outdoor ranges that choose to reopen are required to adhere to strict social distancing and sanitation protocols, as well as a capacity limit. Specified protocols are detailed in Executive Order 147. source NRA Read more →


7 Reasons to Choose a DBA Over a Ph.D. in Business Management

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 21, 2020)--There has always been a certain kudos around studying for a Ph.D. The ability to earn the title of “Doctor” is an appealing one for many. However, you need to consider whether this is the right choice for you and your career aspirations or whether it is merely a way to boost your ego and appear more qualified. Traditionally a Ph.D. is studied by those who wish to excel in an academic career. For example, becoming a lecturer or working in a research... Read more →


Students helps raise Over $140k for the UVM Children's Hospital

BURLINGTON, VT (05/2020)-- The following local students helped raise a collective sum of $140,813.89 for the University of Vermont Children's Hospital through active participation in RALLYTHON - UVM's annual year-long student-led fundraiser and 12-hour dance marathon in support of Vermont's local Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Alina Chiccarine of Ocean View, NJ (08230) By the conclusion of this year's fundraising, Alina raised enough money to reach the 'Dancer Goal' - a distinction given to participants who have fundraised between $100 - $249 over the course of... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: SJ Trans Auth - Don't Pave the Pines, Stop Capital Plan

BY NEW JERSEY SIERRA CLUB The South Jersey Transportation Authority is holding a virtual Board of Commissioners Meeting today starting at 9am. We will be asking them to stop their capital plan from going forward because the plan is flawed and the process deliberately blocked public participation. Their proposed capital design and construction projects will add at least 26 lane miles, plus 4-8 miles from the Airport Interchange Project, to the Atlantic City Expressway. “Don't pave over the pines, protect them. Given everything that's going... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Bob Jones University Students Named to President's List GREENVILLE, SC (05/18/2020)-- The following students are among approximately 800 Bob Jones University students named to the President's List for high academic achievement during the Spring 2020 semester. To qualify for the President's List, students must earn a 3.75 or higher grade point average for the semester. Janis Bates, a Senior Nursing from Mullica Hill, was named to the President's List. Abigail Harris, a Sophomore Communication Disorders from Mullica Hill, was named to the President's List. Located... Read more →


ROWAN MEN’S INDOOR TRACK & FIELD EARNS USTFCCCA ALL-AMERICA HONORS

NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Rowan men’s indoor track & field team had three individuals and two relays that received All-America honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Rowan’s All-Americans included Ahmir Johnson, Rakim Coyle, Frankie Richard, 4x400 meter relay of Jah’mere Beasley, Justin Bishop, Jake Kolodziej and Francis Terry and distance medley relay of Nick Neville, Vincent Delle, Joe DeVito and Kevin Lauer. The 2020 indoor championships were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The USTFCCA adopted the... Read more →


FOR ADOPTION:Louisa German Shepherd Dog

Louisa German Shepherd Dog Large Adult Female Available for Adoption Matawan, NJ 23 miles away Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Louisa. Louisa is looking for her loving forever home. An owner surrender, she is an even tempered girl. She gets along well with other dogs her size. She is friendly, affectionate and enjoys going for walks. She can be a little strong on the leash at first, but soon settles to enjoy a nice stroll. Please... Read more →


"MASK UP!" CAMPAIGN

RESIDENTS AND VISITORS ENCOURAGED TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS IN STATE PARKS, BEACHES AND PUBLIC SPACES INTRODUCES CAMPAIGN TOOLKIT FOR NEW JERSEY MUNICIPALITIES TRENTON - As part of the state's efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has released a communications toolkit to strongly encourage the public to¬¬¬ wear face coverings when visiting the state's open spaces. "Mask Up!" reminds residents and visitors to bring masks to New Jersey State Parks, beaches, forests and other public areas and wear... Read more →


Memories: On The Happy Occasion of my wife, Sandy’s 73rd Birthday

Published on October 21, 2019. By: Joe Ball | CNBNews Contributor The first time I ever saw Sandra Cohan was at her front door, 2442 Bryn Mawr Ave., in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia. Joe Ball I was there as a “blind date.” She was 19. I was 28. I remember my first thought, when she opened the door of her parent’s home: It was: “I like her looks!” Our first date was a neighborhood movie, “Cyrano De Bergerac,”followed by either a hamburger at the... Read more →


Long-Time Care Facilities and Nursing Homes Account for Over Half of NJ's COVID-19 Deaths

By Dave Fidlin | The Center Square (The Center Square) – More than half of New Jersey’s COVID-19 deaths have occurred within long-term care facilities, according to recent data – a scenario that has launched a formal investigation and calls for more scrutiny and comprehensive testing. image courtesy of Chicago Health New Jersey, which is one of 36 states parsing out its demographic data on deaths linked to the pandemic, reported 5,016 deaths within nursing homes, according to the latest sets of figures compiled by... Read more →


Video: Bellmawr Police Arrest Atilis Gym Customer

Philadelphia Inquirer Youtube video (Gloucestercitynews.net)--BELLMAWR NJ (May 20, 2020)--Police arrested an Atilis Gym patron on Tuesday, May 19 and, charged him with violating Gov. Man arrested for violating stay at home order and refusing to give his name Murphy's stay at home order and police obstruction, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. He allegedly refused to give his name and personal information to the arresting officers. On Monday morning a crowd of 200 plus people rallied outside of the gym to support the owners, Ian Smith... Read more →