A Halloween Adventure: Part IV

Dawn O Watson/CNBNews Contributor Jeffrey and Jason tiptoed quietly into the house, thankful that their parents were still sleeping soundly. They climbed into their bunks, exhausted. “We never should have gone trick or treating on our own,” Jeffrey said softly. “I wish we had stayed with Erin,” Jason whispered. “She was... Read more →


Brandon Adams Charged with Setting Camden City Fire; Two Men Died in the Cramer Street Fire

images courtesy of Fox29.com Camden City N.J. – A homeless man has been charged in connection with a fatal fire at a Camden apartment building on Sunday, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. Brandon Adams, 34, was charged with two counts... 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 →


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are The Communities oF Gloucester City/Brooklawn Turning Into Slums?

This letter is to everyone in Gloucester City and Brooklawn. Has anyone notices these towns are turning into another Camden? The houses are not taken care of. The streets are falling apart. And no one wants to move to Gloucester anymore because it looks bad. This is because the Township Government... 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 →


Officer Down: K9 ATLAS Dies from Smoke Inhalation

ATLAS Scotts Valley Police Department, California End of Watch Friday, August 21, 2020 Scotts Valley, California--K9 Atlas, age 6, died from complications of smoke inhalation during the CZU Lightning Complex Fire. Atlas and his handler had to be evacuated from the area on two occasions and were exposed to smoke and... 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 →


Dante Robinson, 25, of Clayton, Found Guilty, Sentenced to 35.5 Years

Camden City, N.J. – A Clayton man was sentenced to 35 ½ years in prison with 27 years of parole ineligibility for his role in a 2017 home invasion, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer. Gloucestercitynews.net files Dante Robinson, 25, of Clayton, was found guilty in Oct. 2019... Read more →


The Impact of Kratom Research in Gloucester City

Kratom, an herbal supplement made from the leaves of the mitragyna speciosa tree, has only been popular in the West for a few decades. In Gloucester City and elsewhere in New Jersey, most people hadn’t even heard of it until the past few years. Even Western scientists are only in the... Read more →


Pine Hill Police Department Reminds Residents the Hours for Halloween Trick or Treating

The Pine Hill Police Department would like to remind residents that curfew will be earlier on October 28 thru October 31 due to Halloween. Curfew will be 8:00 PM – 6:00AM October 28th – 31st for anyone under the age of 18 that is not accompanied by a parent, guardian or... Read more →


Louis F. "Sonny" Cassello

Age 85, October 20, 2020. Beloved husband of the late Marian (nee LoBiando). Devoted father of Louise (Eddie) Colletta and Anthony (Debbie) Cassello. Loving grandfather of Christopher, Dana, Gianna and Kristin; great grandfather of Louis. Dear brother of Gaeton (Jennie) Cassello and the late Frank "Keeg" (the late Phyllis) Cassello; also... Read more →


Pennsauken 9/11 Virtual Heroes Run until Nov. 1

Participate in the 9/11 Heroes Run Until November 1st The Pennsauken 9/11 Heroes Run looks very different this year, but our mission is unchanged. To participate virtually simply means you will run, walk, or ruck whenever and wherever you choose. The Virtual Pennsauken #911HeroesRun is not a competitive event. No uploading... Read more →


Helen Brown, of Brooklawn, age 89; Enjoyed Trips to Wildwood, to Lobster House, GHS Alumnus

Brooklawn - On October 20, 2020. Age 89. (nee Barr). Born in Vineland, NJ she was the daughter of the late Robert C. And Sarah (Weller) Barr. Loving mother of Harry C. Brown (Carolyn), Robert J. Brown (Michele), Karen A. Clayton Gloucestercitynews.net files (Joseph) and Philip C. Brown (Gabriella). Cherished grandmother... Read more →


Camden County Cares Small Business Grant Funds Available

Camden County has received funds from the Trump Administration Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to assist struggling businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Camden County Freeholders Board know that merchants on Main Street are hurting and it is imperative to make every effort to get them additional financial... Read more →


TAX AND SPEND: New Jersey Employers Facing $1 BILLION HIKE in Payroll Taxes

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square)(October 23, 2020)-- – The New Jersey Assembly Labor Committee advanced a bill that would slow down the imposition of an estimated $1 billion payroll tax increase on New Jersey businesses. Unemployment taxes in the state are determined by tiers based on... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: The Art of (stopping) Noise

Dawn O Watson/CNBnews Contributor Dogs bark for many reasons—because they are excited, anxious, or feel the need to warn. However, some dogs bark for no reason at all. It’s frustrating when Fido is constantly barking and shouting over the noise does nothing to calm him. What can you do to correct... Read more →


CBD Oil May Reduce Frequency and Severity of Epileptic Seizures

According to UAB Findings Newswise — BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Cannabidiol oil, also known as CBD oil, reduces the frequency and severity of seizures in children and adults with severe, intractable epilepsy, according to findings presented by researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham at the American Epilepsy Society 70th Annual... Read more →


11 NJMVC Centers Shifting to Appointments Only

Out-of-State Transfers, Registration/Title Transfers Now Available by Appointment at NJMVC.gov TRENTON – Starting November 2, some New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Centers will no longer allow walk-ins, shifting to an appointment-only system. At other centers, additional transactions will be available by appointment. At all MVC Licensing Centers, out-of-state transfers will now... Read more →


Rutgers Researchers Finds New Way to Personalize Treatments for Prostate Cancer

Newswise — Rutgers researchers have discovered human gene markers that work together to cause metastatic prostate cancer – cancer that spreads beyond the prostate. The study, published in the journal Nature Cancer, explored prostate cancer cells from people and mice and found a wide collaboration among 16 genes that leads to... Read more →


EPA Provides morel Time for Public Review of Proposed Cleanup Plan for Newark

to Address Soil and Groundwater Contamination at the Riverside Industrial Park Superfund Site in Newark, New Jersey NEWARK, N.J. (October 19, 2020) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has extended the public comment period a third time to November 20, 2020 on its proposed cleanup plan for the Riverside Industrial... Read more →


Pine Hill Police Dept. Partake in the DEA Operation Take Back New Jersey Today

Pine Hill Police Administration Building Saturday, October 24, 2020 10:00am – 2:00pm The Pine Hill Police Department will be participating in the DEA Operation Take Back New Jersey on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 10:00am until 2:00pm and will follow all current COVID-19 guidelines and regulations to ensure a safe, secure... Read more →


Trenton's Plan to Tax Financial Transactions, One More Blow To The Business Community

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Business leaders say a proposed tax on financial transactions will likely “backfire” and urged lawmakers to reconsider the legislation. Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files The bill sponsored by Assemblyman John McKeon would impose a tax of one-hundredth of a penny – a... Read more →


HAPPENING TODAY! (Saturday)-National Take Back Initiative,

The Gloucester Township Police and The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), New Jersey Division, would like to invite you to participate in our 19th National Take Back Initiative, to be held on Saturday, October 24, 2020! Please take the time to collect all of your unwanted prescription drugs from medicine cabinets, kitchen... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Maryland: How to Help Local Wildlife

How You Can Help Want to help local wildlife, but don’t know how? Below are some opportunities that may be of interest. Volunteer! We always have a need for volunteers to assist with outreach events, to help with office activities, and to help with field work. For more information, please contact... Read more →


8th Grade Students Partner with The Helmet Initiative at Triple 8

PITTSGROVE NJ--Evan Rosser of Pittsgrove, NJ passed away suddenly on June 26, 2009, from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident. Evan, aged 16 at the time, was soon to be a Sophomore at Arthur P. Schalick High School in Pittsgrove. Ten years later, his sisters Jacquelyn Campbell of Bridgeton and Elyse... Read more →


Rutgers Pediatricians Sound Alarm on Decreased Flu Vaccinations, Immunizations

Newswise — A recent health survey reveals that only two-thirds of parents say they'll vaccinate their children against the flu this year, raising concerns among pediatricians as the flu season begins, some schools re-open for in-person learning and COVID-19 cases spike. Two Rutgers New Jersey Medical School pediatricians, Joseph Schwab, an... Read more →


Lions take Homecoming 42 - 0

(CNBNews)-GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--The Pitman Panthers entered J.A. Lynch Stadium in front of a pandemic Homecoming crowd of around 500 fans. The local Lions weren't very hospitable to the visiting Pitman Panthers scoring 35 first-half points and invoking the running clock rule to start the second half. Early scoring by the Lions... Read more →


NEW JERSEY SPORTSBOOKS HIT NEW HIGH WITH $750 MILLION

(ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — New Jersey’s sportsbooks capitalized on an unprecedented confluence of major U.S. sports to set yet another all-jurisdiction record with nearly $750 million in September. And with the record, the Garden State’s handle year-to-date has surpassed the first nine months of 2019, a remarkable trajectory considering major sports... Read more →


1 in 3 high school seniors who misused prescription opioids later used heroin

Nearly one-third of students who reported misusing prescription opioids as high school seniors between 1997 and 2000, but did not have a history of medical use, later used heroin by age 35, according to a University of Michigan study. The research also found that 21% of seniors in the same period,... Read more →


Mary Pierman, of Woodstown, formerly of Gloucester City

Woodstown - Formerly of Gloucester City. Surrounded by her loving family, on October 21, 2020. Age 74. Daughter of the late Charles and Mary Anna Harris (nee Peterson). Survived by her children, Samuel Pierman (Helen), Scott Pierman, Mary Ann McPherson (Mark) and Wendy Chapman (Mark). Beloved sister of Flossie Kammauf, Walter... Read more →


As Vets Day Approaches, Wreaths Across America Utilizes Technology to Help Fulfill Mission

A Year of Innovation in Approach for National Wreaths Across America Day COLUMBIA FALLS, ME — October 21, 2020 — Wreaths Across America (WAA), is the non-profit organization best known for placing veterans’ wreaths on the headstones of our nation’s fallen at Arlington National Cemetery. However, today the organization, in total,... Read more →


Cleanup Operation for Tar Balls and Oiled Debris Continues along Delaware Coastline

MILFORD, Del.(October 23, 2020)- — The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and U.S. Coast Guard continue to spearhead a cleanup operation for tar balls and oiled debris that washed ashore this week over a stretch of Delaware coastline. The cleanup operation intensified this morning with additional resources deployed by... Read more →


ROUND TWO: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE USED TO ANALYZE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

VoiceVibes speech coaching software used to rate vocal delivery of Trump and Biden BALTIMORE, MD - October 23rd, 2020 - VoiceVibes, an AI-powered communication coaching platform designed by former employees of AT&T Bell Laboratories and JHU Applied Physics Lab, has used their technology to analyze the second 2020 Presidential debate this... Read more →


Guest Opinion: What Should Happen to Jeffrey Tobin

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Jeffrey Toobin’s fate: CNN and the New Yorker need to let Jeffrey Toobin go. They should not have perverts on their payroll. Jeffrey Tobin Both of these media outlets have been highly critical of sexual offenses committed by priests—this... Read more →


Best Thermogenic Fat Burner in 2020

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 23, 2020)---Fat burners have exploded in popularity as a weight-loss solution in the last few years. Combined with a healthy diet and regular exercise, they could be enough to kick your weight loss up a notch. But what is a fat burner, and, with so many options out there, how... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: K9 Ronja Shot and Killed by Suspect

Tacoma Police Department, Washington End of Watch Thursday, August 13, 2020 K9 Ronja was shot and killed while tracking a murder suspect in the 3600 block of South M Street at about 1:30 am. Another officer had spotted the man in a vehicle and recognized him as being wanted in connection... Read more →


Military Veteran Offers Hope to Women with Triple Negative Breast Cancer

“I want to be a resource for women in the military who are diagnosed with cancer.” (MOUNT HOLLY, N.J.) Pam Carpino knows how isolating a cancer diagnosis can be. She received the life-altering news a few months before the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, making it difficult to connect with support groups... Read more →


PA Finalizes Cost-Saving Updates to Existing Fuels Regulations

PHILADELPHIA (October 2020) – The Monroe Energy LLC Trainer Refinery, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler recently announced the final Fuels Streamlining Rule. The finalized rule will streamline and modernize EPA's existing regulations for gasoline, diesel, and other fuels by eliminating costly duplication and hundreds of pages of regulatory... Read more →


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Reinvents Buffet Concept

With Reopening of Fresh Harvest As An All-You-Can-Eat Dining Experience Atlantic City, N.J. (Oct. 22, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is the first casino in Atlantic City to reopen their buffet as a new socially distanced all-you-can-eat concept. The newly reopened Fresh Harvest safely delivers all the... Read more →


Ground-Breaking National Poll:  Most Low-Income Adults Say They Will Vote

Messages About Community Power Can Further Increase Turnout Eighty percent of low-income Americans say they are certain or likely to vote in the upcoming election, according to a new nationwide poll commissioned by Hunger Free America. Of the 5,114 American adults with annual household incomes of $50,000 or below who responded,... Read more →


Long term rehab centers for teens 

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 23, 2020)--As a worried parent, before choosing a rehabilitation facility for your troubled teen, you need to determine the extent of the addiction, the type of assistance and rehabilitation required. It is vital to make the distinction between experimentation and getting addicted to the substances. You need trained professionals to... Read more →


CNB Fishing Delaware: Trout Stocked in White Clay Creek for Fall Fishing

Anglers awaiting the opportunity to fish for trout in the fall and winter can now pack up their gear and head out to northern New Castle County. About 1,000 pounds of 12 to 13-inch trout, consisting of primarily rainbow trout along with some brown trout, were stocked in White Clay Creek... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ Residents in College

Students Awarded at Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists Event ALLENTOWN, PA (10/19/2020)-- At the 46th annual meeting of the Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists held virtually from October 14-17, Cedar Crest College won 5 of 8 student awards. Considering everything that has happened this year, this is quite an accomplishment. The... Read more →


Consumer Alert: How to spot & report imposter scams

October 21, 2020 by Colleen Tressler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Imposter scams often begin with a call, text message, or email. The scams may vary, but work the same way – a scammer pretends to be someone you trust to convince you to send them money or share personal information. Scammers... Read more →


October Fishing in Maryland Just Fabulous

Maryland Fishing Report – Oct. 21 by Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist Photo courtesy of Herb Floyd The month of October is offering Maryland anglers some of the best fishing opportunities to be found at any time of the year. The fall trout stocking program is in... Read more →


Charlotte E. Klein of Gloucester City

Gloucester City – On October 18, 2020. Age 95. Predeceased by her husband, Francis A. Klein. Survived by her beloved daughter, Diane Stout and her husband, Lew Stout. Beloved daughter of the late Herman and Esther Schlosberg. Her graveside services will be held, Friday, October 23, 2020 at 11 AM in... Read more →