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NJBIA Concerned Over BPU Approval of $300 Million in Ratepayer Subsidies for Nuclear Industry

NJBIA Vice President of Government Affairs Ray Cantor issued the following statement regarding the Board of Public Utilities' action today approving Zero Emission Certificates (ZECs) to subsidize the nuclear power industry. "The New Jersey Business & Industry Association is concerned about the impacts of the Board of Public Utilities' action... Read more →


Cannabis Advocates Turn Up Heat on Sweeney

By Jay Lassiter (Trenton) — As you may know, April 20th (aka 4/20) was the unofficial holiday for cannabis users. So if you smell something skunky this weekend, you know why. But cannabis activists in New Jersey were in no mood to celebrate yesterday when they staged a “die in”... Read more →


NJ Students Named to the Honors List at FDU's Metropolitan Campus

MADISON, NJ (04/18/2019)-- Students at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, located in Teaneck, NJ have been named to the Honors List for the Fall 2018 semester. Terron Williams of Camden, NJ (08103) Ti'Niejah Lee of Glassboro, NJ (08028) Lyka Mae San Jose of Mays Landing, NJ (08330) Ray White of... Read more →


Delaware Valley University Welcomes New Jersey Aggies

DOYLESTOWN, PA (04/18/2019)-- Delaware Valley University is proud to announce that the following new students have enrolled for the fall 2019 semester. The University looks forward to welcoming the new Aggies to campus this fall! *This list is as of April 11, 2019, and does not include the full incoming... Read more →


*#BlackGirlMonologues Remixed & Remastered

A new and exciting stage production will make its debut performance in early 2019. BlackGirlMonologues is a scripted collection of social monologues to be accompanied by theatrical treatments. This stage production is purposely meant to be representative of the exertion, progress, love and labor that is indicative of the struggle... Read more →


Coast Guard celebrates Flag Day alongside American Samoa leaders

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — On Wednesday, those in American Samoa celebrated the 119th Flag Day commemorating the day they officially became a U.S. territory. Rear Adm. Kevin Lunday, commander Coast Guard 14th District, Command Master Chief Lori Fields, and Capt. Mike Long, commander Coast Guard Sector Honolulu, were on... Read more →


National Weather Service Issues Flood Warning

(APRIL 20, 2019)--The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 1 AM to 5 AM EDT Sunday. * LOCATIONS...The tidal portions of the Delaware River down to the Commodore Bay Bridge area. * TIMING...High tide on the tidal Delaware River... Read more →


April 20 Marks Opening Day of Striped Bass Season

Maryland Fishing Report – April 17 by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Matt Beam holds up a striped bass caught this past weekend during the catch-and-release season. Photo by Travis Long Saturday, April 20, marks the much-anticipated opening day of the 2019 trophy striped bass season. Captains and... Read more →


DelVal's Top Admission Scholarship NJ Recipients

DOYLESTOWN, PA (04/18/2019)-- Delaware Valley University is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the University's top three merit-based Admission scholarships. *This list is as of April 11, 2019. Daniel Arone, of Westampton, NJ (08060). Alexandria Balian, of Pittsgrove, NJ (08318). Danielle Bowman, of Juliustown, NJ (08042). Harrison Brown, of Cherry... Read more →


Greenwald Receives Award for Trying To End NJ Substance Abuse Crisis

(TRENTON) – Commending his stewardship of legislation focused on fighting the opioid crisis, Assembly Majority Leader Lou Greenwald received the “State Leadership in Increasing Access to Substance Use Treatment Award” from the New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Services. “The opioid and substance abuse crisis affects families all... Read more →


Insurance Network ANE Celebrates 10 Years at Annual Meeting 

PRINCETON, N.J., April 18, 2019 – ANE, Agency Network Exchange, the fastest growing network of insurance agencies in the Mid-Atlantic U.S., celebrated 10 years in operation at its annual conference on April 11. The event brought together more than 250 insurance professionals representing member agencies, carriers, vendors and industry experts.... Read more →


14 Unlock Cars in Gloucester City Burglarized

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (APRIL 19, 2019)- A number of unlocked cars in Gloucester City were broken into on several different occasions between April 13 and April 18. Two gloucestercitynews.net graphic file teenage suspects were arrested in the unit block of North Stinson after fleeing nearby Brooklawn. According to police, on... Read more →


Salvatore Vernuccio of Bridgeton

Bridgeton - On April 14, 2019. Age 88. Born in West New York, NJ. Sal was one of 11 children born to the late Emmanuelle and Concetta (Versaggi) Vernuccio. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, 741 E. Walnut Road, Vineland on Thursday, April 25th at 10 AM. Condolences and... Read more →


Attention Camden County Democrats!

Beware of phony “reform” candidates in the June primary election. Dear fellow Camden County Democrat: Over the past few months you might have read or heard about some “reformers” running for office in Camden County. Before we get to the June 4 primary election, we’d like you to hear some... Read more →


SJYD Black Caucus President Receives NAACP Visionary Leader Award

One of the youngest to be honored by the Camden County East NAACP Branch Blackwood, NJ —On Saturday, April 13, South Jersey Young Democrats Black Caucus President Fatima Heyward received the Camden County East NAACP Visionary Leader Award. As one of the youngest to receive the CCE Visionary Award, Fatima... Read more →


Kate Smith Statue Covered in Black; Consolidate School Districts ? ; GHS Alumni Hall of Fame Update

CNBNews TIPS AND SNIPPETS William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Kate Smith; After decades Flyers Condemn Good Luck Charm POLITICAL CORRECTNESS IS RUINING OUR COUNTRY—The statue of Kate Smith, located outside XFINITY Live in South Philadelphia was covered over with a black cloth and tied down with a rope earlier... Read more →


2019 Philadelphia Eagles Schedule

Preseason Thursday, August 8 Tennessee Titans 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 15 at Jacksonville Jaguars 7:00 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 22 Baltimore Ravens 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 29 at New York Jets 7:00 pm NBC10 Regular Season Sunday, September 8 Washington Redskins 1:00 pm FOX Sunday, September 15 at... Read more →


Youth Turkey Hunt Saturday, April 20

Youth license holders who have obtained a "Y" turkey permit will have the first opportunity to harvest a Spring Gobbler during the Youth Turkey Hunting Day on Saturday, April 20. All eligible youth hunters (those with a valid Youth License) are entitled to a "Y" permit for the Turkey Hunting... Read more →


What’s About To Unfold Is The Real Story

Mueller’s Report Ends ‘WitchHunt’ But ... By Sara Carter Rep. Devin Nunes, R-CA, was one of the first to reveal those threads and never wavered even when the Washington ‘swamp monsters’ targeted him and his credibility. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-NC, worked tirelessly with their committees... Read more →


Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $136,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (April 18, 2019) – The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $136 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the April 17th drawing, 25,446 New Jersey players took home an estimated $140,483 in prizes ranging from $4 to $300, according to Lottery... Read more →


ALERT: BEARS LEAVE WINTER DENS IN SEARCH OF FOOD

TRENTON - The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is reminding the public of important safety tips to follow as black bears begin emerging from winter dens and searching for food. "It is especially important for residents who live in bear country to be aware of the common-sense steps they... Read more →