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New DRBC Regulation Prohibits High Volume Hydraulic Fracturing in the Delaware River Basin

Wastewater Importation and Water Exportation Rule Amendments to be Proposed WEST TRENTON, N.J. (February 25) – The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) today approved a final rule prohibiting high volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) in the Basin. In a separate action, the Commissioners directed the executive director to propose amendments to update... Read more →


How to Add Value to Your Property

There are many perks to getting on the property ladder and becoming a homeowner. Not only do you have the freedom to create your ideal living space, but it's also an opportunity to make more money in the future. However, if you want to make a decent profit on your property... Read more →


Sports Heroes Who Served: Charley Pride, Army Veteran, Played Baseball in Negro Leagues

Feb. 23, 2021 | BY David Vergun , DOD News Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Charley Pride was famous as a country music singer. As an African American, he broke the color barrier in the country music... Read more →


Level Up Your Baccarat Game with these Helpful Tips

Baccarat is one of the easier casino games to learn and is simple to play online or at a brick-and-mortar casino. The game is as simple as the main bet is a choice between two options: who will have the higher total, the Player or Banker. There is also a third... Read more →


White-85-Year-Olds Wait While Black and Latino Seniors in Virginia Get Vaccine Priorty

In a move that is outraging senior citizens throughout Virginia, the state is shifting its COVID-19 vaccination distribution to prioritize black and Latino residents even as desperate 85-year-olds interviewed by Judicial Watch struggle to get the shot. Like several other states, Virginia is vaccinating its population in phases, with healthcare personnel... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Gov. Cumo Needs to Resign

Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on accusations of sexual harassment against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo: Gov. Andrew Cuomo needs to step aside immediately pending an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment in the workplace. In doing so, he would simply be taking the same... Read more →


Delaware River Basin Commission Bans Fracking

... and Moves Towards a Full Ban Today, the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) voted to approve the Proposed Amendments to the Administrative Manual and Special Regulations Regarding Hydraulic Fracturing Activities. The proposed amendments include the prohibition of high volume hydraulic fracturing in shale and other rock formations, provisions related to... Read more →


Free InBet Slots Online: The Best Combination of Quality and Design

InBet games are some of the most famous, loved by thousands of players. The provider is also well-known for its B2B relations and successful cooperation with numerous reliable online casino services. You may be surprised by the fact that InBet games have been out there for over 18 years. The company... Read more →


Delaware State Parks Fee Season Begins March 1

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control reminds visitors to Delaware State Parks that 2021 entrance fees will be in effect starting Monday, March 1 through Nov. 30. State park entrance fees for vehicles registered in Delaware are $4 at inland parks and $5 at ocean parks. Fees for out-of-state... Read more →


Deadspin: Tiger Woods’ crash proves that Kobe Bryant’s death taught the media nothing

Writing this on the first anniversary of Kobe Bryant’s memorial service is sadly ironic and eternally frustrating, as it serves as a dejected reminder of just how unprofessional and chaotic the media landscape can be, as both of these unfortunate events were so recklessly covered. In case you forgot, TMZ told... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: The top frauds of 2020

by Monica Vaca Associate Director, Division of Consumer Response and Operations 2020 was a tough year. Between the pandemic and the economic crisis, we all had our hands full. And scammers didn’t take any time off either — 2020 was a busy year for fraud. In 2020, the FTC got more... Read more →


Consumer Tips: Dealing with Weather Alerts

February 23, 2021 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC Winter this year is turning out to have its own set of weather-related emergencies — and right now, all in the midst of a pandemic. Lots of us are really ready for the winter of 2021 to be... Read more →


Online Gambling in North America: Where Can You Play?

Online gambling is incredibly popular in the UK, in several European countries, and in plenty more places. However, the rules for online gambling across North America is a little confusing, so where can you play online casino games and enjoy gambling? Take a look here to find out. USA While there... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Needs Your Help; Theft of Wholesale Outlet Vehicle

suspect above/see video below BLENHEIM/GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--The pictured suspect exits a dark colored sedan parked at the adjacent Wawa Store, enters the rear parking area of the Wholesale Outlet Auto Sales on the Black Horse Pike in the Blenheim Section of Gloucester Township. The suspect enters the victim’s 2002 Ford F350,... Read more →


Wreaths Across America 2021 Race Program

Expanded partnership with event-management and timing company CompetitorME provides a variety of options for supporters looking to log miles while raising funds to support the mission! COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine — Feb. 23, 2021 — Today, Wreaths Across America (WAA) proudly announces its 2021 Race Program which will include a 737-mile virtual... Read more →


Top Side Hustle Ideas To Make Some Extra Money On The Side

Earning a little extra income alongside your full-time job is never a bad idea. Not only will it allow you to potentially save more, but it also means you have some extra disposable income that can be used to buy the things you enjoy in life. There are many ways in... Read more →


Home Country: Dad-gum ol’ Doc

Slim Randles | CNBNews Contributor Nature hates a vacuum, and so does Windy Wilson. The other day, emerging from the drug store, he looked around, and, finding no handy audience, spoke instead to the world. “Dad-gum ol’ Doc, anyway,” he said. “He’s one-a my bestest pals, but if you go to... Read more →


Rutgers Confronts Ties to Slavery With New Historical Markers

President Jonathan Holloway announces plaques will be installed at four New Brunswick locations this spring Rutgers is taking new steps to acknowledge its connection to slavery and racial injustice with the creation of four additional historical markers that tell the story of its early benefactors whose families made their fortunes through... Read more →


Bitcoin as Digital Currency Transaction Tool to Manage Online Operations

This is the era of Digital currency and the trend to make safe and secure investment plans are getting famous due to having great profit returns. Bitcoin is a digital currency that has a great reputation and importance being as online fast processing. Make sure, how to get satisfied and how... Read more →


CNB Medical News: Do People with Migraine Get Enough Exercise?

Two-and-a-Half Hours of Exercise a Week May Reduce Migraine Triggers by American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Newswise — MINNEAPOLIS – More than two-thirds of people with migraine do not get enough exercise, according to a preliminary study released today, February 23, 2021, that will be presented at the American Academy of... Read more →


February 25 Pick-6 Drawing Reaches $3.8M

TRENTON (Feb. 23, 2021) – The Pick-6 drawing on February 22 produced 11 winners of $2,497 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prizes to $9,988. The winning numbers for the Monday, February 22, drawing were: 05, 10, 31,... Read more →


Philly Man Charged with Selling Drugs that Killed Two Bucks County Residents

Ibrahim Khalil “Lil” Diabate A Philadelphia man is responsible for delivering the heroin-fentanyl mixture that led to the 2018 overdose deaths of two Bucks County residents. Ibrahim Khalil “Lil” Diabate, 27, was arraigned Friday on two counts each of drug delivery resulting in death, criminal use of a communication facility, possession... Read more →


From Prof to Professional: Anyssa Sanchez '17

NJIT photo credit to Lamar Carter story by Joe Nicolo '22 GLASSBORO, NJ - There are some people in this world who tend to leave a lasting impact on everyone and everything in their path. Anyssa Sanchez is one of those people. Rowan University is one of those places lucky enough... Read more →


Christians Beware of the Equality Act; Tell Your Congress Member to Vote No

Bill Donohue |CNBNews Contributor February 22, 2021 Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why the Equality Act is flawed: According to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the Equality Act is "about ending discrimination"; President Joe Biden agrees. That may be its intent, but its effect is to promote the most comprehensive assault... Read more →


How to Set up a Cannabis Dispensary

With over 14 states allowing the legal consumption of cannabis, it is likely that its legalization will spread to more and more parts of the country. Whether you are in an area that allows for the set up of cannabis businesses or you expect it to be legalized soon, you might... Read more →


James V. Heise, Jr., Correction Officer, PBA Executive, Desert Storm Vet

James V. Heise, Jr. February 3, 1966 - February 17, 2021 Surrounded by love and his family, James “Jimmy” Heise, Jr. passed away peacefully at the age of 55 on February 17th, 2021 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Born and raised in Collingswood, NJ and 22 year resident of Mantua, NJ.... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Lieutenant Eugene Lascondiana, Stabbed to Death by Inmate

Lieutenant Eugene Lascondiana Department of Correction, Indiana End of Watch Sunday, February 21, 2021 Michigan City, Indiana-Lieutenant Eugene Lasco, age 57, was stabbed to death by an inmate at the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City, Indiana. The prisoner was being escorted through a common area when he began to assault... Read more →


Review: Famoid - Best Instagram followers

In this current century, you won’t find any internet user who does not have a social media account. Since maintaining a website takes time and requires a budget, social media platforms are the only way of communication and promotion for most small businesses. For this reason, you have to care about... Read more →


Op-Ed: Gov. Tom Wolf No Friend of Pennsylvania

Nathan Benefield | RealClearWire/The Center Square In New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is under renewed scrutiny for his bungled nursing home policy and a subsequent coverup to avoid a Justice Department Wolf, no friend of Pennsylvania residents investigation. Questionable gubernatorial leadership, though, isn’t limited to the Empire State. Just look south... Read more →


CNB Books: ‘A Mirror And A Prayer’

Beauty Icon’s Unfiltered Reflections On A Rocky And Wild Ride Gina Rivera finally found “the authentic me…waiting to break free.” Her memoir is one part narrative, one part how to succeed in business, and all parts inspiration. (NAPSI)—There was a time when Gina Rivera: • Stole cookie dough and gasoline during... Read more →


Where Are Danielle Imbo/Richard Petrone Jr., Couple Disappeared in 2005

PHILADELPHIA PA (Feb. 23, 2021)--The FBI, Philadelphia Police Department, New Jersey State Police, Mount Laurel Police Department, and Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office are seeking the public’s assistance as we continue to investigate the disappearance, 16 years ago today, of Danielle (Ottobre) Imbo and Richard Petrone, Jr. They were last seen in... Read more →


Cherry Hill Resident Charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child

Camden City, N.J. – A Cherry Hill man has been charged after detectives learned he was soliciting sexually explicit images of underage girls, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer and Cherry Hill Police Chief William “Bud” Monaghan. Peter Tomasetti, 24, of Cherry Hill has been charged with one count... Read more →


Pemberton Township Man Charged with Fatally Shooting Cousin

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Pemberton Township Police Chief David King announced that a Browns Mills man was charged yesterday with fatally shooting his cousin during an Antwian Warthen argument Friday night. Antwian Warthen, 29, of the 400 block of Garden Avenue, was charged with Murder (First Degree), Possession of... Read more →


NJ Marijuana Legalization Bills Now Law

Anybody want to get high? Come to NJ it is legal!!! ~CNBNews By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square)(Feb. 22, 2021) – Gov. Phil Murphy has signed into law legislation that legalizes marijuana in New Jersey and a measure to address underage possession and consumption. However, some... Read more →


From Bones We Rise, The Empathics Now Through May 1, Gallery visits by appointment

From Bones We Rise re-imagines the world through The Empathics, a futuristic utopian female race GLASSBORO, NJ – Saya Woolfalk is a New York-based artist who created a complex, futuristic utopian culture and society of an interspecies female race called The Empathics. Their mythology and story of origins began with the... Read more →


Face of Defense: Border Patrol Encounter Baby Born in Frigid Temperatures Near the Rio Grande

MISSION, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station (MCS) agents encounter an adult female and her newborn in the brush near the Rio Grande. Friday evening, MCS agents working in Mission, Texas, received information that a pregnant Honduran woman was in distress somewhere in the brush near the Rio Grande. Agents immediately... Read more →


GLOBAL DATA: Serena Williams tops the commercial pile for women’s sport at an estimated $32.2m

Tennis legend Serena Williams stands as the most commercially valued athlete across women’s sport with her 18 partnerships standing at an estimated $32.2m for 2021. Grand slam rival Naomi Osaka comes in second at $27.1m, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Gloucestercitynews.net files Patrick Kinch, Sport Analyst at... Read more →


Transportation Security Administration Hiring over 6,000 Airport Security Officers

WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is launching recruitment efforts nationwide to fill over 6,000 Transportation Security Officer (TSO) positions by summer 2021. “TSOs are a critical first line defense in securing our nation’s commercial air transportation system,” said Melanie Harvey, acting Executive Assistant Administrator for TSA’s Security Operations. “Each... Read more →


Officer Down: Police Officer Horacio Sebastian Dominguez Killed in Auto Crash

Police Officer Horacio Sebastian Dominguez Miccosukee Tribal Police Department, Tribal Police County of Collier, Florida End of Watch Sunday, February 21, 2021 Police Officer Horacio Dominguez, 43, was killed in a vehicle crash on I-75 near mile marker 51 in Collier County at about 1:20 am. One of the rear tires... Read more →


Latest On The School Reopening Saga Across The Nation

Biden Administration Waffles, Media Tires Of Rhetoric And Unions Claim Their Actions Won’t Harm Students WASHINGTON, D.C. The media finally appear to be losing patience at the Biden Administration’s waffling on the issue of school reopening. Joe Biden made school reopening and his ability to get it done quickly and safely... Read more →


An Ideal Excerpt about Music Scholarships for students to Obtain Josh Gibson MD Scholarship

One can obtain a scholarship if they carefully prepare themselves for the process. Navigating their way towards the vast array of deadlines, email inquiries, and financial statements can help you work towards achieving that music scholarship you are eyeing. The Music Scholarship Process Sending your application across with all their requirements... Read more →


How real-estate linking to bitcoin trading

It is reality there are lots of reasons behind investing one of that it is extra profit than its basis rules and you can also get %10 for bitcoin promotions. Bitcoin is hot. So should financial backers go to land resources for acknowledge bitcoins or is there another huge danger to... Read more →


Advantages of bitcoin utilizing for international traveling

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Norcross Defense Fellow Honored for Work to Improve Lives of Military Families

First Ever Defense Fellow to Receive Award WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced today that the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) has awarded Norcross’ 2020 Defense Legislative Fellow, Major Craig A. Overholt, the Colonel Paul W. Arcari Meritorious Service Award, an award that honors congressional staffers who... Read more →


BABYLON BEE Op-Ed :

This Adorable Picture Of Biden Picking Up His Dog's Poop Is Exactly What We Need Now

This morning as I stood on the White House lawn, it all finally started to sink in. He's gone, I thought. He's really gone... The long nightmare is over. Democracy is back. I had my press pass back, too. Back in March of 2020, Donald Trump ripped my press pass away... Read more →


WEEKLY WASTEBASKET: President’s Day Special

Weekly Wastebasket This week our country celebrated President’s Day. Ironically while rooted in our first President’s February birthday (Feb. 22), none of our country’s presidents’ with February birthdays will ever fall on the third Monday of February (Washington, William Henry Harrison, Lincoln, and Reagan) because they’re all too early or too... Read more →


Managing Your Money

Emotional Investing And Social Media Posted Thursday, February 11, 2021 (NAPSI)—When it comes to gathering information to make an investment decision, investors have access to a variety of online information sources, from investment platforms to news and social media. No matter where you get your trading insights, know this: Where there... Read more →


New Reports Show Pet Hospitals Face Unprecedented Caseloads

Pet ownership and veterinary care trends will likely extend throughout 2021, new BluePearl Pet Hospital reports predict. BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, a national provider of advanced veterinary care, serving more than one million pets each year, today released its first-ever Pet Owner and Veterinarian Reports, entitled People and Pets... Read more →


Face of Defense: CG Cutter Harriet Lane crewmembers return home following 71-day patrol

in Eastern Pacific, interdicts $40 million worth of illicit drugs PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returned to their homeport in Portsmouth, after a 71-day counter-drug patrol Feb. 12. In support of the Coast Guard’s 11th District and Joint Interagency Task Force South, the Harriet Lane crew worked... Read more →