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COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS LIFTED IN PHILLY

Gloucestercitynews.net files PHILADELPHIA-(June 13, 2021)--After nearly 15 months of COVID-19 restrictions, the City of Philadelphia dropped the last of the Safer-at-Home COVID restrictions on Friday, June 11. Part of these changes include no longer requiring that fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors, and that the 11 p.m. last call curfew at restaurants is lifted. What’s... Read more →


Vermont National Guard biathletes eye 2022 Beijing Olympics

By Joshua Cohen, Joint Force Headquarters - Vermont National Guard Public Affairs COLCHESTER, Vt. – Three Vermont National Guard biathletes are training hard in anticipation of attending the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. If selected, VTARNG members will make up 37 percent of the U.S. Olympic Biathlon Team. The event would mark the first... Read more →


Bayville Nurse Wins PDFNJ Raffle

as Part of National Nurse's Month Appreciation Bayville, NJ — The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey (PDFNJ) commemorated National Nurses Month and honored New Jersey nurses by offering its continuing education webinar for FREE throughout the month of May. 210 nurses throughout New Jersey signed on for the opportunity. As part of the promotion... Read more →


State Republicans want New Jersey to Return Portion of Tax Collections to Residents

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – With New Jersey looking to bring in higher-than-anticipated tax revenues, state Republicans want to return the money to the taxpayers. On Wednesday, treasury officials said New Jersey’s baseline state revenues for the 2021 fiscal year could be roughly $4.1 billion higher than anticipated.... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Mary Purcell of Ocean City Graduates from Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Honors Program at Scranton SCRANTON, PA (06/09/2021)-- Mary R. Purcell of Ocean City was among 37 members of The University of Scranton's class of 2021 who graduated from its Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Honors Program (SJLA), which is one of Scranton's programs of excellence.... Read more →


New Jersey Students Named to the University of Vermont Dean's List

BURLINGTON, VT (06/09/2021)-- To be named to the dean's list, students must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school. Joseph Abate of Burlington, NJ Erika Adamson of Medford, NJ Kennedy Brown of Bellmawr, NJ Kendal Coldren of Delran,... Read more →


New Jersey Receives $27 Million in American Rescue Plan Funds for Emergency Housing Vouchers

NEW YORK – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge today announced the awarding of the first tranche of American Rescue Plan funds for Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHVs) for individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness. Specifically, HUD is awarding New Jersey $26,874,792 to cover... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

James Madison University announces spring 2021 honors graduates HARRISONBURG, VA (06/10/2021)-- James Madison University is pleased to announce the following students who graduated with honors during the May 2021 commencement exercises. Julie Busca of Medford (08055) graduated Cum Laude with a degree in communication sciences and disorders. Rylee Booth of Voorhees (08043) graduated Summa Cum... Read more →


NJ college students earn Dean's List Honors

READING, PA (06/10/2021)-- Over 700 students were named to Alvernia University's Dean's List for the spring 2021 semester. The following local students were among those honored: Julia Peter of Columbus (08022) studied Occupational Therapy at Alvernia's Reading Campus during the spring 2021 semester. Tessa Beck of Palmyra (08065) studied Occupational Therapy at Alvernia's Reading Campus... Read more →


LOOKING FOR A LOVING HOME: Baby Male Siberian Husky

Pop Baby Male Siberian Husky Meet Pop! Ready in approximately 5 1/2 weeks, Pop is looking for his forever home. Prior purebred Siberian Husky experience a must to be considered for adoption. No exceptions. Interested in adopting Pop? Please visit www.huskyhouse.org today to fill out an application. OK with Kids OK with Dogs Available 07/05/2021... Read more →


Jack Ciattarelli: After Four Years of Murphy's Failed Leadership NJ is Struggling

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor Jun 9, 2021 Then-Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli speaks May 29, 2017, to a crowd in Bridgewater, New Jersey. Ciattarelli won the Republican primary June 8, 2021, for a chance to take on incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy in the fall election. Julio Cortez / AP photo (The Center... Read more →


GOOD NEWS:NJ Public Health and Business Programs Launch Innovative Dual Degree

EWING, NJ June 10, 2021 – The graduate programs of the public health department and business school at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) are partnering to launch a fast-track dual Master in Business Administration (MBA) and Master in Public Health (MPH) degree in fall 2021. This affordable joint program will be taught with a... Read more →


NJ State Fair Offering Scrumptious Summer Foods and Refreshments

Gyros, corn dogs, desserts galore, fried Oreos, and fresh-squeezed lemonade, just to start. Find it all June 18-July 11 at MetLife Stadium East Rutherford, NJ – If missing last year’s Fair has you dreaming about Fried Oreos and Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, this year’s State Fair Meadowlands promises to make it up to you! This year’s... Read more →


Down The Shore: Drive Your Dreams Car Show

We're back with our sold out Annual Drive Your Dreams Car Show!!! 2nd stop NY/NJ come join DJ Envy showcasing the hottest celebrities cars. About this event We're back with our sold out Annual Celebrity Car Show. Join DJ Envy and his celebrity friends as they showcase the hottest cars from around the world. A... Read more →


NJ Residents Graduate from James Madison Universiity

James Madison University announces spring 2021 graduates HARRISONBURG, VA (06/10/2021)-- James Madison University is pleased to announce the following students who graduated during the May 2021 commencement exercises. Sophie Johnson of Cherry Hill (08002), who graduated with a degree in architectural design. Kristyn Butler of Burlington (08016), who graduated with a degree in communication sciences... Read more →


*THE GILDA'S CLUB SOUTH JERSEY DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

The Dragons Are Coming! Sunday, Jul 11, 2021, at 08:00 am to 5:00 pm (Eastern Daylight Time) Add to Calendar Location Lenape Park, 717 Park Rd, Mays Landing, NJ, 08330, Mays Landing The Festival will be a day of Dragon Boat races, a flower ceremony for loved ones touched by cancer, live entertainment, fantastic local... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: Norwescap to Host First Annual NorwesFes

Social Gatherings are Back...Outdoor festival and fundraiser presented by ShopRite to assist low-income families PHILLIPSBURG, NJ June 8, 2021 – Norwescap, a social services nonprofit helping individuals and families with low income throughout northwest New Jersey, is excited to announce NorwesFest -- its first outdoor festival and fundraiser that will take place on Saturday, June... Read more →


*Johnny Gaudreau Scholarship Golf Tournament, Registration Now Open!

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April, 2021)--The 5th Annual Johnny Gaudreau Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021, at Ron Jaworski's Blue Heron Pines Golf Club in Egg Harbor Twp., NJ. The tournament will provide families with financial needs the opportunity to give their sons and daughters a Gloucester Catholic High School education!... Read more →


Warrior Games will take place Sept. 12 to 22 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports

FORT EUSTIS, Va. – The Department of Defense 2021 Warrior Games will take place Sept. 12 to 22 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida. The opening ceremony for the games will take place Sept. 12, and the closing ceremony is scheduled for Sept. 22. During... Read more →


Prices for Gloucester City Homes Increasing; But, Over 700 Properties with Liens Or In Foreclosure

William E. Cleary Sr.| CNBNews (June 10, 2021)--CNBNewsnet has been watching the real estate market in Gloucester City and has noticed the prices of homes in the community are increasing. One home in the Riverview Heights section of the city received 14 bids from interested buyers before selling it for more money than they were... Read more →


NJBIA Favors Bill Committing $3M to State Basic Skills Training

The New Jersey Business & Industry Association is supporting a bill today that commits $3 million from the state Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skills to the NJBIA Basic Skills Training Program, administered through the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and Economic Development. Bill S-793, sponsored by Sen. Sandra Cunningham (D-31), is scheduled... Read more →


ROWAN SPORTS: Dylan Regan Competes in 50-Meter Freestyle at USA Swimming Olympic Trials

OMAHA, NE – Rowan’s Dylan Regan competed in the 50-meter freestyle at the USA Swimming Olympic Trials at the Chi Health Center on June 7. Regan swam a time of 23.38 and was sixth in heat nine of the 50-meter freestyle. There were 12 heats in wave I of the Olympic Trials. He qualified for... Read more →


6 Things You Need to Know Before You Visit a Chinese Temple

https://unsplash.com/photos/6NzHYsK_-Ow China is a vast country with a rich culture and shaped by many different religious practices and philosophies. Chinese temples, in particular, stand out due to their enthralling architecture. Some temples are nestled on mountain peaks, and others are in the midst of the metropolis. If you plan to visit China, it’s worth visiting... Read more →


History and performance features of a catalytic converter

A catalytic converter is a sensitive element of the vehicle exhaust system. Its performance depends on temperature, quality of fuel and oil, engine operation. The catalytic converter fails due to wear. It is also unable to perform its functions due to clogging, as well as due to mechanical damage. A broken converter can be scrapped.... Read more →


Attention Business Owners! Pre-Registration for Phase 4 Grants Reopen

Phase 4 of the Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program provides grants up to $20,000 to small- and medium-sized businesses and nonprofits that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Pre-registration has reopened for business owners who did not pre-register in April. Businesses can pre-register or check their application status at programs.njeda.com. Pre-registration for... Read more →


CNB SPORTS: Rowans Eli Atiya Named to NCAA Div. III World Series All Tournament Team

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA - Rowan sophomore pitcher Eli Atiya has been named to the 2021 NCAA Division III College World Series All-Tournament Team as the Profs made their sixth all-time appearance in the championship. The lefthander from Cherry Hill, NJ (Cherry Hill West), pitched 7.1 innings in the Profs' 4-2 season-ending loss to SUNY Cortland,... Read more →


State of New Jersey Offers Help to Business Owners

Apply for the Clean Tech R&D Voucher Program The Clean Tech Research and Development Voucher Program is a $435,000 program designed to help early-stage New Jersey clean technology companies more easily access specialized facilities, equipment, and makerspaces. Applications are open and will be reviewed on a rolling basis until funding has been allocated. Read about... Read more →


Which casino games use strategy?

The casino industry is one of the biggest industries in the world growing from $465.76 billion in 2020 to $516.03 billion in 2021. The casino industry tries to cater to everyone, which is why it has such a huge and diverse audience. There are different categories of games and one part of the audience loves... Read more →


Optima Tax Relief reminds Taxpayers to File their Tax Return even if they can’t pay their Tax Bill

Taxpayers have until May 17 to file their taxes in order to remain in compliance with the IRS. Optima Tax Relief recommends that individuals still file their tax returns even if they are unable to pay their tax bills in full. Taxpayers have the option to request an extension by the May 17 deadline if... Read more →


Alabama Ends Rider’s Season

PHOTO GALLERY RUSTON, LA – Frank Doelling (Riverside, NJ/Riverside) pitched 6.1 strong innings and Kyle Johnson (Jackson, NJ/Jackson Memorial) and Sean McGeehan(Hamilton, NJ/Nottingham) had two hits each, but the Rider University baseball team was edged by Alabama, 3-1, in an elimination game at the NCAA Division I Baseball Championship Ruston Regional Saturday afternoon at J.C.... Read more →


NJ Div. of Fish/Wildlife Closes 5 WMAs

May 25, 2021 Updated May 28, 2021 In order to protect public safety and natural resources, the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife has closed a total of six small areas within five Wildlife Management Areas in New Jersey. Recently, these areas have attracted large crowds and unauthorized activities - including swimming and off-road... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Valdosta State University Announces Spring 2021 Dean's List VALDOSTA, GA (06/08/2021)-- More than 1,700 students were named to Valdosta State University's Spring 2021 Dean's List. Dean's List honors are reserved for the highest achieving students at VSU. To qualify students must achieve a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on nine or more... Read more →


JACK CIATTARELLI WINS NJ GOP PRIMARY FOR GOVERNOR

Yesterday, former state Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli won the Republican primary contest for governor. This is the second time he has run; he previously ran in 2017. His match in November is against Gov. Phil Murphy. According to this week's Rutgers-Eagleton poll, 55% of poll respondents gave the governor the thumbs-up for his work overall. (WHYY... Read more →


Thomas Keller of Gloucester City, 61

With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Thomas Keller of Gloucester City, New Jersey, who passed away on June 5, 2021 at the age of 61. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family. Gloucestercitynews.net files He was predeceased by : his parents,... Read more →


Georgia Tech Spring 2021 Graduates from New Jersey Announced

ATLANTA, GA (06/07/2021)-- The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 4,435 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute's 260th Commencement exercises May 7-8, 2021, at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Raj Patel of Cherry Hill (08002) - Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Lara Martin of Cherry Hill (08003) - Doctor of Philosophy... Read more →


NJ Students Named to McDaniel College Dean's List

WESTMINSTER, MD (06/04/2021)-- McDaniel College announces its Spring 2021 Dean's List, recognizing full-time undergraduate students for outstanding academic achievement, including: William Ray of Barrington (08007) with Honors Mia Wilson of West Deptford (08096) with High Honors Hannah Thomson of Pennsauken (08109) with Highest Honors Madison Whalen of Magnolia (08049) with Highest Honors Jennifer Robinson of... Read more →


NRA-ILA Alert: Biden’s ATF Nominee Supports Extreme Rifle Ban!

It was no secret President Joe Biden’s nominee to direct the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, David Chipman, (photo) supports a ban on commonly-owned semi- automatic firearms like the AR-15 and wants to force current “assault weapons” owners to register their firearms with the federal government through the National Firearms Act or forfeit... Read more →


Just When Is It a Good Idea Not to Wear Your Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is not only valuable in terms of money but also emotions, which is why it can be tempting to wear it all the time. However, considering that it means such a lot, you will want to take proper care of it and extend its lifespan as much as you can. Not only... Read more →


*Essex Horse Trials to Return to Historic Moorland Farm

Far Hills, New Jersey—June 7, 2021— The Essex Horse Trials, a New Jersey equestrian tradition, is set to return to historic Moorland Farm in Far Hills, NJ, July 17-18. After missing last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will once again feature some of the nation's top horses and riders taking part in... Read more →


New Jersey American Water Releases Water Quality Reports

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – JUNE 7, 2021 – New Jersey American Water’s most recent Water Quality Reports are now available for all service areas on its website at www.newjerseyamwater.com/waterquality. The company is proud to report that once again, the drinking water provided to the 2.8 million New Jerseyans it serves meets or surpasses both state... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Ginarro New, age 27,  Killed in Automobile Crash

GINARRO NEW Phoenix Police Department, Arizona End of Watch Monday, May 31, 2021 Phoenix, Arizona--Police Officer Ginarro New, age 27, was killed in an automobile crash at the intersection of Cave Creek Road and E Greenway Parkway at about 10:30 pm. His patrol car was struck by another vehicle that ran a red light at... Read more →


Kaliel Johnson, 28, of Camden City Headed to Prison for 110 Months

For Conspiring to Distribute 900 Grams of Heroin CAMDEN, N.J. B A Camden man was sentenced today to 110 months in prison for conspiring to distribute approximately 900 grams of heroin in Camden, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced. Kaliel Johnson, 28, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Renee Marie Bumb to an... Read more →


Officer Down: Police Officer Manny Familia, age 38, Drowned Attempting to Rescue a Juvenile

EMMANUEL FAMILIA Worcester Police Department, Massachusetts End of Watch Friday, June 4, 2021 Police Officer Manny Familia, age 38, drowned while attempting to rescue a juvenile who had gone underwater in a small pond in Green Hill Park at about 1:35 pm. Three juveniles who had gone into the water became distressed. One of the... Read more →


Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Spring 2021 Dean's List Honorees from NJ

ANNVILLE, PA (06/07/2021)-- Lebanon Valley College congratulates more than 700 students named to the Dean's List for the spring 2021 semester. Dean's list students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.4 out of 4.0. Local students include: Ariana Genna of Newfield (08344). Genna, a graduate of Camden County Vocational-Technical School, is pursuing a bachelor... Read more →


How Gambling Can Develop Your Analytical Skills

In this digital age, analytic skills are crucial. Working with data, making calculations, and drawing conclusions from the information are all critical job skills. Perhaps you’re one of the lucky few born with natural analytical skills, and perhaps not. Regardless, there are ways that you can develop this skill, so don’t fret. Together with our... Read more →


How to perform a reverse image search in 3 easy steps?

Generally finding an image or a text or information is a breeze using different search engines. You will get the desired result within few seconds. An image search is no different as it is referred to search on a term or finding images against the text you have typed. However, if you have an image... Read more →


The New Jersey State Fair at the Meadowlands

New Jersey's Single Largest Family-Friendly Event Adds Extra Week of Summer Fun - Now Running June 18 - July 11 at MetLife Stadium NJ’s great escape boasts hundreds of rides, exhibits and attractions including Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean, Jurassic Kingdom and beloved favorites such as Racing Pigs and lots more East Rutherford, NJ –... Read more →


Dick Lee, TV Star, Singer, Entertainer, Night Club Owner, Coach, and a Great Dad

UPDATED WITH RECORDING/ Updated with comments Dick Lee (AKA Richard Lee Beurer), lived in Cherry Hill, NJ for many years (CNBNews)(Bellmawr, NJ)(June 7, 2021)--Dick Lee, singer, entertainer, TV star, and Night Club owner passed away on April 1, 2021, at his home in Los Angeles, California surrounded by his family. He was 91 and died... Read more →


Rowan's Baseball Season Comes to a End; Record 29-6

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – The Rowan baseball team’s memorable season came to an end as Cortland rallied with four runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Profs, 4-2, in the elimination round of the NCAA Division III World Series. Gloucestercitynews.net files Rowan took a 1-0 lead in the fifth when catcher Jared Marks doubled... Read more →