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Novel COVID-19 - Did the betting odds for Top Candidates for Winning EURO 2020 change? 

Gloucestercitynews.net (March 31, 2020)--Even though the football across Europe stopped for the moment, the fans are still debating about the EURO 2020 winners. The postponement of the tournament due to COVID-19 virus did disappoint both the players and the fanbase across the world, but it also increased various speculations regarding the outcome of this competition. There were some heated discussions even before the group stage draw has been made, but after that, we might as well say that it went to another level. Apart from... Read more →


Alp Basaran Challenges Bill Pascrell and Zina Spezakis to a Virtual Debate

Alpaslan “Alp” Basaran, a formerly undocumented American Muslim running for Congress in the 9th District of New Jersey, challenged Bill Pascrell, the incumbent Democratic Congressperson, and Zina Spezakis to a virtual debate in an open letter. Alp Basaran was recently endorsed by Blake Michael, another progressive candidate for Congress who dropped out in favor of Alp Basaran in order to avoid splitting the progressive vote. With two months remaining until the June 2, 2020 Democratic Party primaries in New Jersey, the candidates must settle on... Read more →


NJ Working Families Announces New Endorsements

New Jersey Working Families Releases First Wave Of Endorsements In Congressional And Local Races Camden City, NJ: New Jersey Working Families has announced its first wave of endorsements in both congressional and local races. For Congress, New Jersey Working Families is endorsing Arati Kreibich (CD-5) and Amy Kennedy (CD-2). Locally they've endorsed Councilman Sean Spiller for Mayor of Montclair and plan to support more progressive down-ballot races as the primary nears. "This is an exciting chapter in New Jersey Working Families' march towards change in... Read more →


How You Can Choose the Best Solar Panel System Size: Your Top Questions Answered 

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 30, 2020)--Solar panel installations have taken the world by storm, and even here in the United Kingdom, a lot more property owners are seeing their many benefits. With a solar PV system, you not only reduce and save on your electric bill and decrease your reliance on the grid – you also have the unique opportunity to earn money simply by selling back the electricity you don’t use. But if you are thinking about having your own solar PV system, what would be the... Read more →


NJ Governor's Statement on CDC Travel Advisory

The following is a statement by Governor Phil Murphy in response to the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC’s) strong travel advisory warning to the tri-state area after President Donald Trump decided against a quarantine, which he had earlier considered: “Throughout the day, I’ve been in constant communication with the White House, including discussions with the President and Vice President, who briefed me on tonight’s CDC travel advisory affecting the tri-state region,” said Murphy. “To be clear, this non-binding advisory guidance does not change the rules... Read more →


Smart Gadgets for Home That Make Our Lives Easier

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 29, 2020)--Technology plays a significant role in our everyday life. We see electronic devices more than just a whim. Smart automation a necessity that makes people’s life easier. There was a time when technological progress gave us the ability to switch the TV channels with a controller. Now smart home gadgets go way beyond that. For instance, there are wearable devices like sports watches. They track your heart rhythm and notify you if something is off with it and even address a potential heart... Read more →


Important Information Regarding Powerball Jackpots

Following next Grand Prize win, Powerball jackpot will reset to $20 million with minimum roll increases of $2 million between drawings. TRENTON (March 28, 2020) – The Powerball Product Group announced changes to ensure the game continues to support good causes in all 48 U.S. lottery jurisdictions. The value of the Powerball jackpot is based on projected sales, which have declined due to the current health crisis and directives urging people to stay home. Following the next Grand Prize win, Powerball’s starting jackpot will reset... Read more →


CDC Issues Travel Advisory for NJ, NY, CT

Due to extensive community transmission of COVID -19 in the area, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urges residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to refrain from non-essential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately. This Domestic Travel Advisory does not apply to employees of critical infrastructure industries, including but not limited to trucking, public health professionals, financial services, and food supply. These employees of critical infrastructure, as defined by the Department of Homeland Security (https://www.cisa.gov/publication/guidance-essential-critical-infrastructure-workforceexternal icon), have a special responsibility... Read more →


Gloucester County Reports A Total of 56 Cases COVID 19 ; 1st Fatality

The Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services and Office of Emergency Management have announced 14 more positive COVID-19 cases in Gloucester County on Saturday morning, March 28th. The county announced its first fatality on Friday. This brings Gloucester County’s total positive COVID-19 cases to 56. The 43rd case is a 45-year-old male from Clayton. The 44th case is a 64-year-old male from Deptford. The 45th case is a 12-year-old male from Monroe Township. The 46th case is a 76-year-old female from Franklin Township.... Read more →


New Data Reveals Increase in Coronavirus Cases in Camden County and In NJ

Gloucester Township, NJ) –The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 21 additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County. Trace investigations are being facilitated with the patients and remain ongoing. “While resources become more available from our three major county-based healthcare facilities, we continue to see a steady stream of confirmed positive tests for the novel coronavirus. Again, I believe, considering the delay in getting testing into the county and the state, that these numbers will continue to grow based on... Read more →


(Video) Murphy Says Only Government Should Have Guns

March 26, 2020 Alex "Alejandro" Roubian We always knew the argument from NJ politicians was nonsense – “they hate guns!” — this is PATENTLY untrue. Statists LOVE guns, as long as they are in the hands of the GOVERNMENT. Governor Murphy has made that sentiment abundantly clear in this stunning press conference. Watch NJ2AS President Alejandro Roubian confront Governor Murphy regarding his executive orders closing all state background checks and gun stores. You won’t believe his flippant response in this now viral video that is... Read more →


Non-Profit Organization Connects People to Vital Life-Sustaining Services

Norwescap Continues to Provide Vital Services to Communities during Pandemic Phillipsburg, NJ, March 26, 2020- Norwescap, a non-profit serving Northwest NJ, is on the forefront of providing the public with emergency services during the Corvid19 pandemic. The virus has impacted households across the U.S. with many individuals and families finding themselves short of resources. Many individuals and families in need are struggling to find basic necessities including diapers and perishables and the number of individuals who need assistance is growing rapidly as unemployment is rising.... Read more →


The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Inducts New Members from New Jersey

BATON ROUGE, LA (03/26/2020)-- The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Dominic Van Blarcom of Berlin (08009) at Pennsylvania State University Stephanie Martinez of Burlington (08016) at Widener University Isabella Badolato of Marlton (08053) at Widener University Rebecca McQuade of Medford (08055) at Widener University Ann Sneddon of Mount Laurel (08054) at Widener University Dante Enos of Sewell (08080) at Ithaca College Jessica Iannucci of... Read more →


Will Schiano thrive in second Rutgers spell?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 26, 2020)--Greg Schiano has returned to the Rutgers Scarlet Knights after an absence of nine years. Schiano left the team after the 2011 season when he was appointed as head coach of the NFL franchise Tampa Bay Buccaneers after a successful tenure in New Jersey. However, his time in the NFL was brought to an end after only two seasons. The Buccaneers fired Schiano at the conclusion of the 2013 campaign as a result of their 4-12 record. Schiano also built a tough-nosed reputation,... Read more →


TENNYSON AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION:

SEE MORE PETS HERE Available for Adoption Tennyson, Siberian Husky, Adult Male Matawan, NJ Organization Contact Info: Husky House 391 Rt 34 Matawan, NJ 07747 Huskyhouseinc@gmail.com http://huskyhouse.org Meet Tennyson. The new boy at Husky House, Tennyson is looking for his loving forever home. Previously in a foster home with children, smaller dogs, cats, and big dogs, Tennyson got along well with all of them. He is a very big fella that loves being with his pack. He is super sweet and lovable. He will do... Read more →


Powerball Jackpot $160,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

TRENTON (March 26, 2020) – The winning numbers for the Wednesday, March 25, drawing were: 05, 09, 27, 39, and 42. The Red Power Ball number was 16. The Multiplier number was 02. 16,613 New Jersey players took home an estimated $86,353 in prizes ranging from $4 to $200. The Powerball jackpot rolls to $160,000,000 for the next drawing to be held Saturday, March 28, at 10:59 pm. Read more →


Zero Debts: 5 Main Steps to Becoming Debt Free in 2020

Gloucestercitynews.net (March 27, 2020)--Did you know that the average American has around $38,000 in debt? Once you factor in mortgages, this number skyrockets even higher. Although some debt is normal, that doesn't mean having it is ideal. Getting down to zero debts may sound too good to be true, but anything is possible with enough careful planning. Do you want to learn how to become debt free? Keep reading to learn 5 effective tips that will help you pay off debt much faster. 1. Take... Read more →


NJBIA Statement on NJEDA Programs to Assist NJ Businesses, Non-profits

Impacted by Coronavirus New Jersey Business & Industry Association President & CEO Michele N. Siekerka, Esq. released the following statement in response to the package of grant, loan and support programs approved and announced today by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to help businesses hurt by the coronavirus response. "NJBIA thanks Governor Murphy and the EDA for standing up these programs in expeditious order to bring much-needed support to many vulnerable New Jersey small- and medium-sized businesses and non-profits who need it most. "Throughout... Read more →


Six reasons to choose equity release

(Gloucestercitynews.net )(March 27,2020)--Homeownership is something that many of us want to have - and some are lucky enough to achieve that dream. Whether you own a one-bedroom flat in the city centre or a luxury country cottage, you’ll be on the property ladder. What happens if you need access to some additional capital, though? The solution many people think of doing is to sell their home to get a smaller or less expensive property so they can have some cash to pay for these situations.... Read more →


Hirsh Singh Wins Cumberland and Atlantic Counties!

Linwood, NJ — Conservative U.S. Senate candidate Hirsh Singh continued to demonstrate his overwhelming support in the most Republican areas of New Jersey by winning the endorsement of the Republican Party organizations of Cumberland County and Atlantic County. Singh's win comes on the back of his wins in Ocean County and Cape May County, and momentum is now solidly on his side. An analysis of Hirsh Singh's support base clearly shows that all his support is from committed Republicans who represent their constituents while his... Read more →


Bloomsburg University Names 2019-20 Scholar-Athletes from NJ

BLOOMSBURG, PA (03/26/2020)-- Bloomsburg University honored 147 student-athletes as 2019-20 Bloomsburg University Scholar-Athletes. A luncheon honoring their achiev ements was held Wednesday, Mar. 4, in the Kehr Union ballroom on campus. The student-athletes honored achieved a grade point average of 3.25 or higher over the past two semesters and/or have a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher and were at least a sophomore academically. In addition to the 147 student-athletes, 45 freshman or transfer students were also honored for achieving a 3.25 GPA... Read more →


Phone Accessories You Need When You Travel

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 26, 2020)--Most people adore traveling. It’s an amazing opportunity to see beautiful places, meet interesting people and learn a lot about our planet. A pleasant journey awakens positive emotions and creates a memory that will last with us forever. Of course, you should take care of the stuff you’re going to take with you. There are multiple supplies, which are necessary for travelers that ensure their safety and comfort. The best way to buy all the traveling items is to go online shopping. For... Read more →


DRPA Bridges Go Cashless Starting Today

All traffic is directed to use E-ZPass lanes. No cash is accepted. No collectors are in the lanes. Keep moving in E-ZPass lanes- do not stop. Vehicles without E-ZPass will receive an invoice in the mail. In a further effort to reduce human-to-human contact and help limit the spread of COVID-19, the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) initiated all-electronic (cashless) starting today at 6 a.m. until further notice. All motorists crossing the Ben Franklin, Walt Whitman, Betsy Ross, and Commodore Barry Bridges will be directed... Read more →


Custom Software Development Service: Your Key to Success

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(March 26, 2020)--High-quality software is an essential element of any business success. Much depends on who you entrust the development of software to. Only experienced and well-educated specialists can create a good product that will correspond to the goals of your business. Choosing GNS-IT software development services you can be 100% sure that your personal needs and wants will be taken into account. App custom software development is the main focus of GNS-IT team. The best-qualified specialists implement projects of varying degrees of complexity and... Read more →


Has the U.S. Coronavirus Recession Begun?

By John Haughey | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The U.S., and Florida in particular, already is in a recession and will see a nearly 20 percent decline in its gross domestic product for the fiscal quarter beginning April 1, a Massachusetts real estate data analytics firm predicts. Cambridge-based StratoDem Analytics forecasts a Q2 national GDP drop of 18.1 percent because of coronavirus-related shutdowns between April 1-June 30 – the sharpest quarterly downturn in GDP modeling history. The firm projects the impacts of... Read more →


NEW JERSEY CONSTRUCTION WORKERS SPEAK OUT:

FEAR OF BEING LEFT BEHIND BY CONGRESS AS COVID-19 GRINDS INDUSTRY TO A HALT COVID-19 Relief Bills Leave Behind Nation’s 11 Million Construction Workers and Their Families Newark, NJ – COVID-19 has decimated the U.S. construction industry, and Congress has done little to stop it or to provide relief for workers in this major jobs sector, a leading international building trade union charged Monday. Although construction is the 6th largest U.S. employment sector – larger than the transportation, financial, and information sectors – the needs... Read more →


Atlantic City Expressway Suspends Cash Collections at All Toll Plazas

The South Jersey Transportation Authority has suspended cash collections at all toll locations on the Atlantic City Expressway as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19. All tolls will be collected electronically or with coins in all exact change lanes. For drivers having an E-ZPass tag in their vehicle, the process will not change. The equipment in the lane will read the E-ZPass tag, and the cost of the toll will be deducted from the balance in the account, as usual. For drivers not having... Read more →


“YOU GOT TIME ON YOUR HANDS, OBVIOUSLY!”

Forcing gun stores to close, Gov. Murphy gibes gun owner: March 25, 2020 Alex "Alejandro" Roubian New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy came out with Executive Order 107 closing all businesses, except those that he believed were essential. Not surprisingly, he did not consider gun stores and ranges “essential” and forced them to close. His arrogance shines when NJ2AS President and Managing Editor, Alex “Alejandro” Roubian asked him why he did not consider this essential. Help support our lawsuit to overturn Governor Murphy’s unconstitutional closure of... Read more →


Investors Bank Operations Under COVID-19 Restrictions

SHORT HILLS, NJ – Investors Bank has announced that it remains committed to serving the banking needs of its customers during this critical time – for however long it lasts, and is making every effort to quell the spread of COVID-19. Most in-branch services at Investors will be conducted by appointment only. Drive-thru operations and ATM service, where available, will continue with amended hours. “These are unprecedented times,” said Investors Bank Chairman and CEO Kevin Cummings. “Our culture and reputation as a bank that cares... Read more →


GET USED CARS IN APEX, WITH PEACE OF MIND

Gloucestercitynews.net (March 26, 2020)--One of the hardest things to get alongside a used car is your peace of mind. Getting a used car usually comes with a lot of apprehension and suspicion, especially when you are getting them at Apex. Accountability, fidelity, and reliability have unfortunately become a luxury when it comes to the task of getting used cars. A NEW ERA IN THE USED CARS BUSINESS Apex imports have set out to introduce a new era in the purchase of used cars in Apex.... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing NJ: Spring turkey permits not claimed on Sale March 30

Spring turkey permits not claimed in the lottery and for all Areas and Periods go on sale Monday, March 30 at 10:00 a.m. Permits will be available online and at license agents (most are closed so call first). Hunters should check the Permit Availability Chart - there is no need to log in as soon as sales open if a large number of permits for the Area/Period you want are available. All hunters are encouraged to log into the license website NOW to become familiar... Read more →


GARDEN STATE FILM FESTIVAL Screen Gems + Movie Stars Shine in Virtual Film Festival

WORLDWIDE - Stars shine this Thursday, 26 March 2020, when the Garden State Film Festival presents hundreds of independent films virtually through parallel and dynamic digital streaming in light of the global COVID-19 crisis, and the announcement from the Governor of the State of New Jersey further restricting public gatherings. That's right! You can see an incredible selection of +240 innovative films through an unprecedented four-day, live-stream event on your computer, tablet, or mobile phone. Starving for interesting entertainment during self-isolation? GSFF 2020 is the... Read more →


NJ in Better Shape to Plan, Project as a result of Private Labs Now Sharing COVID-19 Data

This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com LILO H. STAINTON | MARCH 25, 2020 | HEALTH CARE, CORONAVIRUS IN NJ Working with newly available stats, state learns one in four symptomatic patients tested have COVID-19 Community mitigation — so-called flattening the curve — can help curb the spread of COVID-19, but only to a point. Gov. Phil Murphy has often highlighted his... Read more →