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Letters to the Editor: Red Lobster Explains Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Dear Guests, You may be aware that Red Lobster filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. We’d like to take a moment to explain what this means for our company, and for you, our valued guests. For more than five decades Red Lobster has been a part of your family’s life. We’ve been there for your celebrations, big and small. We may be the place that you first discovered your love of seafood. Or where you met the love of your life on a first date. Birthdays, graduations, anniversaries and yes, weddings. We’ve been here for them all. And Red Lobster... Read more →


JUST CRAZY! New Proposal Will Ban Testing New Military Recruits for Marijuana

Five Things to Know, May 20, 2024 The American Legion MAY 20, 2024 1. Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, the country’s foreign minister and others have been found dead at the site of a helicopter crash after an hourslong search through a foggy, mountainous region of the country’s northwest, state media reported. Raisi was 63. State TV gave no immediate cause for the crash in Iran’s East Azerbaijan province. With Raisi were Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian, the governor of Iran’s East Azerbaijan province and other officials and bodyguards, the state-run IRNA news agency reported. 2. New recruits and incoming officers... Read more →


CHICKIE'S & PETE'S, SOUTH JERSEY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY KICK OFF 100 DAYS OF SUMMER

WITH FREE TOLL FRIDAY ON THE AC EXPRESSWAY AND HONOR VETERANS THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND * Chickie's and Pete's to Pay Memorial Day Friday Tolls for Cars Heading to Shore following the Summer Kick-Off Celebration at the Frank S. Farley Plaza with FREE Crabfries for all!* Philadelphia, PA – Chickie’s & Pete’s, home of world famous Crabfries®, teams up once again with the South Jersey Transportation Authority (SJTA) and the Atlantic City Expressway to kick-off the summer by paying travelers tolls Memorial Day Weekend. Chickie's and Pete's will be paying tolls (cash and EZ Pass) for all drivers at the... Read more →


Simplifying Complex Finances with Atton Accounting & Consulting

Navigating the complexities of financial management can be a daunting task for businesses and individuals alike. However, Atton Accounting & Consulting is here to provide a seamless solution. As a leading accounting and consulting firm, they specialize in delivering comprehensive financial services that simplify even the most intricate financial landscapes. At the heart of Atton's approach is a commitment to providing crystal-clear financial reporting and analysis. Their team of seasoned professionals understands that accurate and transparent financial information is the foundation for sound decision-making. By leveraging advanced analytical tools and industry-leading best practices, Atton ensures that clients have a clear... Read more →


Chad Vega, 67, of Maple Shade

Maple Shade, NJ. On May 14, 2024, age 67. Born in Puerto Rico. Chad is survived by his ex-wife Josephine Bentley and the caring staff of the Palace Care Center, Maple Shade, NJ. Chad proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. His burial will be announced at a later date. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Chad Vega. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142. Read more →


Web UI Kits: What They Are and How to Make the Most of Them 

As a business owner, you're probably familiar with the challenges of creating an engaging website or app that effectively conveys your brand message while providing a seamless user experience. Fortunately, UI kits offer a solution to streamline the design process and elevate your online presence. In this guide, we'll explore how web UI kits can benefit your business. The meaning of UI kits in web design UI kits are like toolboxes for web designers. They're filled with ready-to-use design elements like buttons, menus, and forms. These kits save time by providing pre-made elements, which means designers can focus on making... Read more →


EAST PASSYUNK PRESENTS THE GRAND OPENING RECEPTION AND AFTER-PARTY FOR THE DEBUT

OF THE RAINBOW GATE AT 18TH AND EPA photo provided Philadelphia, PA - East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District presents a brand new public art project to light up the famous South Philadelphia food street and shopping corridor. Art lovers, foodies,neighbors and community members are invited to the grand opening reception for the Rainbow Gate at Mifflin Triangle (1845 EPA) on Wednesday, May 22nd from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, followed by an after-party. Come meet artist David Guinn and celebrate his instalment of the Rainbow Gate with light refreshments from P'unk Burger and FUEL, plus live entertainment provided by Fred S.... Read more →


7 Ways To Choose A Reliable Bitcoin Casino: The Ultimate Guide To The Bitcoin Casino Sites

Online gambling is experiencing a significant shift, with Bitcoin emerging as a game-changer in the industry. Bitcoin's focus on fast transaction processing, high-security standards, and complete user anonymity makes it a superior option to traditional online casino payment methods. However, with a growing number of Bitcoin casinos popping up, choosing the right one that meets your requirements can be challenging. But fret not, gambler! This complete guide provides seven essential factors to consider when selecting a reliable Bitcoin casino in 2024. With this information, you can pick the right Bitcoin casino with the best gaming experience, security, and convenience. 6... Read more →


VanDrew's Bill that Punishes Illegal Aliens Who Assault Cops Okayed by House

Washington, DC - Yesterday, Congressman Van Drew's bill, the Detain and Deport Illegal Aliens Who Assault Cops Act, passed through the House of Representatives. This bill is part of a package of bills that have been passed by the House that reinforce immigration law to ensure that any illegal that assaults an American or commits a crime is permanently detained until they are deported. This bill was brought to the floor during Police Week, where we honor the sacrifice of the men and women of our law enforcement who lay their lives on the line every day to ensure our... Read more →


Cost-Saving Tips for Starting Your Kansas LLC: A Budget-Friendly Guide

Starting a Limited Liability Company (LLC) in Kansas offers numerous benefits, including liability protection and tax advantages. However, the process can be costly if not managed carefully. This guide provides practical, budget-friendly tips to help prospective entrepreneurs establish their LLCs in Kansas without breaking the bank. By following these strategies, you can conserve resources while laying a strong foundation for your business. From choosing the right formation method to minimizing recurring expenses, optimizing tax advantages, and streamlining legal and administrative tasks, this guide covers essential steps to start your LLC efficiently and economically. Choose the Right Formation Method DIY LLC... Read more →


Living on the Streets of Albuquerque is Dangerous

Albuquerque Is Throwing Out the Belongings of Homeless People, Violating City Policy by Nicole Santa Cruz ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. On a recent morning, Christian Smith ran an errand, leaving a shopping cart carrying everything she owned near the Albuquerque, New Mexico, underpass where she’d been sleeping. When she returned, the cart was nowhere to be found. image source iSTOCK Most of the belongings, such as clothing, makeup and blankets, could be replaced in time. But she panicked when she realized... Read more →


The Significance of Bitcoin in Creating a Truly Global Marketplace

In the digital age, the quest for a truly global marketplace has led to the emergence of various technologies that aim to bridge the geographical and financial divides between different parts of the world. Among these innovations, Bitcoin stands out as a revolutionary force. As the first decentralized digital currency, Bitcoin offers a unique promise of universal accessibility and financial inclusion, which could potentially transform the traditional notions of commerce and currency exchange. Bitcoin: A New Frontier in the World of Cryptocurrency Bitcoin, as a pioneering cryptocurrency, has reshaped how we think about money and transactional freedom. Unlike traditional currencies,... Read more →


Between May 6 and 12, Lower Township Police Averaging a Total of 110 Calls a Day

LOWER TOWNSHIP, NJ (May 16, 2024)--The Lower Township Police Department responded to or initiated a total of 770 calls, averaging a total of 110 calls per day. Police also made a total of 9 arrests during this period. Below is a breakdown of incidents by date: 5-6-24 Non-Criminal Incidents - 4 Fire Related Calls - 1 Motor Vehicle Accidents - 1 Traffic Enforcement - 8 Public Services – 97 Domestic Violence Incidents - 0 None 5-7-24 Non-Criminal Incidents - 1 Fire Related Calls - 0 Motor Vehicle Accidents - 0 Traffic Enforcement - 9 Public Services - 58 Domestic Violence... Read more →


Everything You Need to Know About Euro 2024

The European Championship is one of the biggest tournaments in soccer and the latest edition of the competition takes place this summer in Germany. 24 teams from Europe will be competing for the trophy and the chance to add their name to the history books in the event. Here is a look at everything you need to know about Euro 2024, from the leading contenders to where the games will be taking place. Leading Contenders for The Trophy


Ways to Increase Your Odds Chances

Before understanding how to beat slot machines, one must comprehend how they work. Slot machines are one of the most popular casino games in the world and maybe in online casinos. With very little skill involved and equal chances of winning for each player, slots are essentially a game of chance. All you have to do is spin the reels and hope that symbols align on the different paylines. A random number generator (RNG), which aids in determining the odds and spin results, is also present in many slot machines at Sensational77. Visit our article on how to play slots... Read more →


From May 9 to May 14:

Philadelphia Crime Report: Several Police Officers Attacked, Two Murders, Shooting, and Stabbing

photos provided PHILADELPHIA, PA (MAY 14, 2024)--The Philadelphia Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the female depicted in the attached photos. She is wanted for questioning in regards to the aggravated assault and robbery of an off-duty Philadelphia Police Officer that occurred on Sunday, 05/12/24 at approximately 7:12 am at 2100 West Oxford Street. During the assault, the officer was able to disarm his attacker and discharge the offender's firearm. Anyone with information should call 215 686-TIPS (8477) ========= RETAIL THEFT AT LULULEMON STORE MAY 9, 2024 PHILADELPHIA – On Thursday, May 9, 2024, at approximately 5:06... Read more →


Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer Assaulted and Robbed; Suspect Arrested

PHILADELPHIA PA MAY 14, 2024– An off-duty Philadelphia police officer discharged a firearm in the 2100 block of Oxford Avenue, while being assaulted on Sunday, May 12th, 2024. The officer was also robbed of his personal firearm during the incident. The off-duty police officer was traveling westbound on Oxford Avenue when he became stuck in traffic behind another vehicle. After waiting through several red lights, the officer honked his horn. A male, identified as "Duke," approached the off-duty officer and punched him in the face while the officer was still seated in the vehicle. The officer then exited his vehicle... Read more →


Philadelphia Resident Attacked by Three Pit Bulls; Off-Duty Police Officer Intervenes

PHILADELPHIA PA (MAY 14, 2024)- An off-duty police officer shot and killed one of three pit bulls attacking a woman in Southwest Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. The incident occurred around 10:38 AM on the 1500 block of South 58th Street when the officer, who was driving in his personal vehicle, witnessed a 52-year-old Black female being attacked by several dogs. During the attack, the dogs' owner, a 21-year-old Black male, was attempting to stop the dogs from attacking the woman. The officer discharged his service weapon multiple times, ending the attack. The female victim sustained bite wounds to her leg,... Read more →


The Role of Industrial Ironers in Streamlining Large-Scale Laundry Operations

Industrial ironers are pivotal in enhancing the efficiency and output of large-scale laundry operations. These machines not only reduce labor costs but also improve the quality and consistency of processed linens. In this article, we explore the multifaceted benefits and operational aspects of industrial and commercial ironers used across various sectors. Understanding Industrial Ironers Industrial ironers, built for heavy-duty tasks, are pivotal for swiftly ironing large fabric volumes. They play a crucial role in settings that demand daily processing of substantial linen quantities, like hotels, hospitals, and commercial laundries. These machines enhance efficiency and productivity by handling vast amounts of... Read more →


In Pursuit of Fairness: The Essential Role of a Compensation Lawyer

Compensation lawyers play a pivotal role in ensuring that individuals receive fair treatment in the workplace and are justly compensated for injuries or injustices. This article delves into the multifaceted responsibilities and the crucial impact of compensation lawyers in the legal landscape. Understanding the Role of a Compensation Lawyer Compensation lawyers are experts in handling claims stemming from workplace injuries, car accidents, and various scenarios where individuals are harmed due to others' negligence or actions. Their principal objective is to ensure their clients receive the compensation they are rightfully entitled to, whether it be from employers, insurance firms, or the... Read more →


The Fight for Justice and Rinat Akhmetov's Business During the War

photo provided During this full scale war, Rinat Akhmetov's fortune has dropped by 64%. He filed a lawsuit for full compensation by the aggressor country for all the damages caused since 2014 in illegally occupied territories. He asserts that justice must be restored, and the aggressor must face both financial and criminal penalties. These assets include dozens of enterprises in mining, steelmaking, and energy sectors, as well as real estate, including Yenakiieve Iron and Steel Works, DTEK Rovenki Anthracite, DTEK Sverdlovanthracite, FC Shakhtar’s training base Kirsha, Donbass Arena stadium, Azovstal steel plant, Illich Iron and Steel Works, and many others.... Read more →


How Bitcoin Protects Against Currency Manipulation

In the ever-evolving world of finance, cryptocurrency has become a buzzword synonymous with an escape from traditional banking woes, including the often criticized currency manipulation by governments and central banks. Among the many digital currencies, Bitcoin stands out as a pioneering force. This blog post explores the intrinsic features of Bitcoin that protect users from the risks associated with currency manipulation, shedding light on why many are turning to it as a more stable and reliable asset in turbulent economic times. Understanding Currency Manipulation Before delving into Bitcoin's protective mechanisms, it's essential to understand what currency manipulation is. Essentially, it... Read more →


Empowering Women Financially in Developing Countries

In the digital age, financial empowerment is pivotal for fostering independence and equality, particularly in developing countries where traditional barriers often hinder women's economic participation. Bitcoin, as a leading cryptocurrency, offers a transformative solution by providing women with a platform for financial inclusion and empowerment. This blog post explores how Bitcoin and similar digital currencies can serve as tools for economic independence for women in these regions, potentially revolutionizing their roles within both local and global economies. The Landscape of Financial Exclusion Globally, financial exclusion remains a significant hurdle for women, particularly in less developed countries. Traditional banking systems often... Read more →


Google Waves Goodbye to Fitbit Pay

image source https://unsplash.com/ In a move that surprised some but ultimately merged with ongoing integration efforts, Google announced the discontinuation of Fitbit Pay in favor of Google Wallet. This decision, which comes into effect on July 29, 2024, for most users, marks a pretty big shift for digital wallets. Although Fitbit users will be transitioned to Google Wallet, the change has raised some very interesting questions about user convenience, platform competition - as well as Google's long-term vision for mobile payments. The general population is becoming increasingly picky when it comes to their payment methods of choice. Before playing at... Read more →


The Critical Need for Encrypted Connections in iGaming

The online gambling industry, known as iGaming, has grown exponentially in recent years. In 2021 alone, the global iGaming market was valued at over $92 billion. With more countries regulating and legalizing online betting activities, these numbers are projected to rise even higher in the coming years. However, with the growth of iGaming comes increased risk if proper cybersecurity measures are not in place. Secure connections that encrypt all transmitted data are an absolute necessity for safe and fair gambling at Stake Casino. This article will explore why encrypted protocols matter so much when playing games, making payments and sharing... Read more →


Gertrude M. Armstrong, 87, of Gloucester City

Gloucester City - formerly of South Philadelphia, PA. On April 16, 2024 (nee Niven) Age 87. In the loving care of her daughter, Jacquelyn E. (Mike) Valvardi in Haddon Heights with her sons Joe, Chuck and Mike Glennan by her side. Predeceased by first husband, Joseph Glennan. Cherished wife of 40 years to the late John B. Armstrong. Devoted mother of Joe (Liz) Glennan, Chuck (Louise) Glennan, Mike Glennan, Jacquelyn (Mike) Valvardi, Patricia (Bob) DuCoin (nee Armstrong) and the late John B. (surviving wife Carole) Armstrong and the late Edmund F. (surviving wife Jane Caroll) Armstrong. Devoted grandmother of Edmund,... Read more →


Van Drew Introduces Resolution To Condemn Biden's Threat to Withhold Aid to Israel

Washington, DC - Today, Monday, May 13, Republican Congressman Van Drew introduced a resolution condemning President Biden's threat to withhold aid to our ally Israel. On April 23rd, Congress approved a $26.3 billion package of aid and military assistance to be sent to Israel to bolster their defense against the relentless aggression of the terrorist organization, Hamas. Now, President Biden has turned his back on this agreement by delaying these shipments of vital support to Israel due to its advancement into Rafah, one of Hamas' last military strongholds. "Even the threat of withholding essential aid and military assistance to our... Read more →


The Role of Local Media in Recruitment: Opportunities and Challenges

As companies strive to attract the right talent, leveraging the reach and influence of local media can be a game-changer. However, while local media offers several advantages, it also faces significant challenges in the evolving digital landscape. This article explores the opportunities and challenges associated with local media in recruitment and provides insights into effectively utilizing these channels. Opportunities Provided by Local Media Local media's greatest strength lies in its accessibility and deep-rooted presence within the community. Newspapers, radio stations, and local TV channels are trusted sources of information for many residents. This trust and familiarity can be leveraged to... Read more →


How Online Casino Elements Can Enrich Gaming Knowledge?

Online gambling is one of the best ways to unwind, and there are plenty of options available. However, the differences across online casinos can hurt your gaming experience. For example, the platform could be slow or have unfavourable terms and conditions that know how you play. Fortunately, you can prevent such catastrophes by excavating before you begin playing. In recent years, online gambling has seen a surge of innovation related to online Casinos in Canada games. Players can join a casino from their PC, tablet, or mobile device and spin the reels while enjoying some features. User-friendly design Designers of... Read more →


Jackpotjoy: Your Ultimate Casino Destination

JackpotJoy Casino & Slots brings a slice of Las Vegas to the United Kingdom with its exhilarating range of online gaming options. This virtual casino delights users with an array of slot games that cater to both classic and modern tastes. Among the highlights is Crabbin' For Cash Extra Big Catch: Jackpot King, a dynamic game where big catches lead to even bigger wins. Not to be outdone, 9 Pots of Gold offers players a charming Irish-themed adventure, promising pots of gold at the end of every rainbow. Moving on, Double Bubble bursts onto the scene with fun and frothy... Read more →


The Significance of Bitcoin in Creating a Truly Global Marketplace

In the digital age, the quest for a truly global marketplace has led to the emergence of various technologies that aim to bridge the geographical and financial divides between different parts of the world. Among these innovations, Bitcoin stands out as a revolutionary force. As the first decentralized digital currency, Bitcoin offers a unique promise of universal accessibility and financial inclusion, which could potentially transform the traditional notions of commerce and currency exchange. Bitcoin: A New Frontier in the World of Cryptocurrency Bitcoin, as a pioneering cryptocurrency, has reshaped how we think about money and transactional freedom. Unlike traditional currencies,... Read more →


Vital Importance of Proper Licensing for Online Gambling Sites

Online gambling has exploded in popularity over the last two decades. As technology has advanced, so have the options available to players looking to place real money wagers from the comfort of their homes. However, with the rise of internet casinos and sportsbooks has come a corresponding need to properly regulate the industry. Licensing is the key mechanism used to provide oversight and ensure fair play. In regulated markets, all online gambling sites, like Unibet Casino, must acquire the appropriate licenses before they can operate legally. These licenses are generally provided on a jurisdictional level, meaning individual countries or states... Read more →


Understanding White Maeng Da Kratom: Health Benefits and Safe Usage Tips

Kratom, a tropical tree native to Southeast Asia, has leaves that contain compounds capable of affecting the mind and body. Among the various strains of kratom, White Maeng Da is particularly notable for its perceived potency and effectiveness. This article explores the health benefits and safe usage tips for White Maeng Da Kratom, offering insights into its therapeutic potential and guidelines for its responsible consumption. Origin and Characteristics White Maeng Da Kratom is primarily harvested in the dense rainforests of Thailand and parts of Malaysia. Unlike its red and green counterparts, White Maeng Da is distinguished by its quicker and... Read more →


Casinonic Exposed: An Analysis of Premium Gaming in Australia



 Сasinonic Australia is an innovative casino platform, established in 2020. With the license issued by the Government of Curacao, they operate in accordance with the highest gambling standards. It means that you can have fun playing pokies from prominent software providers and claiming numerous bonuses. The visually appealing design promises an interesting and engaging journey at any time of the day. Read this review to learn what to expect from Casinonic Casino in Australia. 

 Casinonic's Commitment to Security 

 The casino aims to create a safe gaming atmosphere for Australian players. They have obtained the Curacao license to... Read more →


Maryland Seeking Volunteers for Invasive Catfish Advisory Committee

The Department of Natural Resources is accepting applications from qualified individuals to serve on a newly created advisory committee to address invasive catfish species in Maryland. The committee will address and discuss issues related to invasive catfish and send recommendations to both the Tidal Fisheries Advisory Commission and Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission. The primary goal of the committee is to advise both commissions on ways to best implement and support departmental priorities to control and mitigate damages associated with invasive catfish. Membership will be composed of a diverse group of stakeholders, primarily those affected by the spread of invasive catfishes... Read more →


TRUMP'S RALLY IN WILDWOOD, OVER 100,000 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE

CORRECTION! William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews WILDWOOD, NJ (May 11, 2024)(CNBNews)- On Saturday, former President Donald Trump spoke to an estimated 100,000 people on the beach near the North Wildwood area of the island not Convention Hall. Trump told the public that our nation had lost its way under Joe Biden. “We are going to save our country, our nation, we will demolish the deep state, drive out the communists, we will never give in, with your support, we will evict Joe Biden, the worst president in our nation’s history. Together, we will make America great again. Trump’s plane... Read more →


Dual Purpose Design: Towel Radiators for Heating and Towel Drying

The evolution of home interiors has consistently been centred around the intricate fusion of functionality and aesthetics. A prime example of this combination is the rise of the towel radiator UK designs. To the untrained eye, towel radiators may only appear as a smart piece of bathroom hardware, but they deliver so much more than just good looks. These ingenious designs serve as a heating amenity and a facility for towel drying. A Thing of Beauty and Purpose Stylish and practical, towel radiators are becoming an essential part of modern and contemporary bathroom aesthetics. Their dual functionality serves as a... Read more →


Mom and Daughter, both Diagnosed with Breast Cancer, Tell Their Story of Survival

Merlise Diaz, 48, and her daughter, Leslie Grullon, 32, of Orange, NJ, were diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer and HER2-positive breast cancer three years apart and have no other confirmed family history of the disease. When Diaz received her stage two diagnosis at 44, genetic testing was performed to help guide treatment options. A negative test would lean toward standard options and a positive one might warrant additional drug therapy. Diaz’s tests were negative, meaning they showed normal findings with no gene mutations that increase the risk of breast cancer. Grullon and Diaz both felt relieved that the risk... Read more →


A Reimagined Spruce Street Harbor Park

KICK-OFF SUMMER ON THE WATERFRONT FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND WITH HUNDREDS OF FREE PROGRAMS Expect more music, more games, more fun this summer on the Delaware River Waterfront. The game-changing transformation of the Delaware River Waterfront that will culminate with the new Park at Penn’s Landing, actually begins NOW with a revamped Spruce Street Harbor Park opening on May 24th, complete with a new performance venue with programming presented by Independence Blue Cross, the addition of a corner store, exciting new food and beverage offerings, and more to come! Independence Blue Cross Summerfest is set to follow closely behind, opening... Read more →


JDRF One Dream Gala Raises $1.4 Million for Type 1Diabetes Research

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., May 10, 2024— The JDRF One Dream Gala, which took place at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel on Saturday, April 27, raised nearly $1.4 million to accelerate life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat type 1 diabetes (T1D) and its complications. Organized by the JDRF Greater Delaware Valley Chapter, the JDRF One Dream Gala, one of the area’s premier charity events, welcomed over 400 esteemed guests, uniting for a noble cause: to spearhead vital funding for groundbreaking T1D research. Hosted by Karen Rogers of 6abc Action News, this black-tie event featured exciting silent and live auctions, cocktails and dining,... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing: Grizzly Bears Battle Over Mating Rights (Graphic Video, Not for Kids)

image courtesy of Vanessa Obran The dramatic footage was captured when a jealous male sprinted across the shale, tackled one of the mating pairs, and pinned it to the ground. video courtesy of Vanessa Obran BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA (MAY 9, 2024)(CNBNEWS)--Two grizzly bears fight over mating rights for 17 minutes. The film was shot in June 2023 in British Columbia. A group of tourists was left ‘distressed’ as two grizzly bears brutally battled over mating rights mere meters away from their boat. Vanessa Obran and her husband, John, were on a tour of a bay in British Columbia, Canada, on... Read more →


Adapting Live Poker Skills to Online Platforms by Exploiting Digital Tells and Timing Patterns

Online poker has experienced notable growth, capturing an estimated 8-10% of the global gambling market by 2012. This shift from traditional, physically-bound casinos to digital platforms necessitates an adaptation of strategies that many seasoned poker players have developed over years of live play. The intricate nature of poker, a game deeply rooted in psychology, observation, and strategic planning, presents a unique set of challenges and opportunities in its online incarnation. Notably, the absence of physical presence in online poker does not render the game purely mathematical or devoid of human insight. Instead, players must recalibrate their skills to recognize and... Read more →


Pet Food Pantry in Need of Assistance

The Pet Food Pantry supported by the Animal Alliance of Camden County has recognized a community need for pet food assistance. The food assistance program has provided 7,500 pounds of cat food and 22,600 pounds of dog food to 5,600 owned pets since the program launched in April 2015. Camden County Pet Food Pantry’s purpose is to keep pets with their families by offering food assistance. Owners surrender pets to local shelters regularly, and financial hardship is a common reason for doing so. The Alliance seeks to help Camden County residents keep pets in their homes by providing nutritional assistance... Read more →


THREE SHOOTINGS IN PHILLY; TWO-YEAR-OLD, STRUCK BY CAR, DIES

PHILADELPHIA, PA, CRIME BLOTTER MAY 6, 2024-- 12th District – Barricade Situation Location: 21xx S. Alden St. A Black male armed with a gun shot at a female complainant, who escaped through the back door. The male then locked himself inside, refusing to come out. It is unknown if anyone else is inside with him. A barricade was declared at 5:10 PM, with the staging area at Alden and Greenway Ave. SHOOTING-3RD DISTRICT, 600 unit block EMILY STREET 3rd District, 6xx Emily Street. The incident occurred at 7:32 PM on the highway. A 45-year-old male was shot once in the... Read more →


The 2024 Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta COOPER RIVER - PENNSAUKEN

85th Anniversary of the Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta at Cooper River this Weekend The 2024 Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta will be staged on the Cooper River, in Pennsauken, New Jersey on Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th, 2024. The race will bring thousands of athletes and fans to the Camden County area, and will further generate income for our local businesses. 2024 Official Race Course The 2024 Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta COOPER RIVER - PENNSAUKEN, NJ The 2024 Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta will be staged on the Cooper River, in Pennsauken, New Jersey on Friday, May 10 and Saturday... Read more →


Between 2011 and 2021 Over 321,000 U.S. Children Lost a Parent to Drug Overdose

Federal study shows lives lost from overdose crisis are felt across generations, emphasizing need to include children and families in support. An estimated 321,566 children in the United States lost a parent to drug overdose from 2011 to 2021, according to a study(link is external) published in JAMA Psychiatry. The rate of children who experienced this loss more than doubled during this period, from approximately 27 to 63 children per 100,000. The highest number of affected children were those with non-Hispanic white parents, but communities of color and tribal communities were disproportionately affected. The study was a collaborative effort led... Read more →


Justice for All: The Role of No Win No Fee Law Firms

In today's legal landscape, access to justice is paramount. However, the cost of legal representation often acts as a barrier for many individuals seeking redress for their grievances. This is where "no win, no fee" law firms come into play. These firms offer a unique approach to legal representation, allowing individuals to pursue compensation without the financial risk typically associated with hiring a lawyer. In this blog post, we'll explore the concept and practice of no-win fe,e arrangements, their benefits, and their role in ensuring justice for all. What are No Win No Fee Law Firms? "No Win No Fee"... Read more →


Widener University Names Student Ambassadors

CHESTER, PA (03/11/2024)-- Widener University recently inducted 32 undergraduate students to its prestigious university ambassador program. The inductees bring to 71 the total number of students who assist the university as ambassadors, championing Widener's values and legacy and communicating university hospitality to a variety of constituents. Ambassadors provide engaging campus tours to prospective students and their guests, and are known for being friendly and welcoming. Widener relies on their quality public speaking and listening skills. Students also work with other areas of campus including the Office of the President, Alumni Engagement, and University Relations. Ambassadors exemplify the values of the... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: "A-MOX-A-SILLY-UN"

BY Slim Randles Feel that warmth? Right there on the back of your neck? Yep. That’s the one. Around here that means only one thing: time to cruise down to the Mule Barn coffee shop and get something hot to drink. Of course, that’s what we do regardless of any vagaries of the weather, but that spring sunshine makes it more pleasant. Gives a guy the impetus to be an impetur, I’m thinking. “I believe,” said our mustached cowboy, Steve, after his first cup, “that it is the duty of ever-dang one of us to improve the lives of others... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Madison Resorts Wildwood Crest Grand Opening..

... THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2024 Image provided by Madison Resorts Wildwood Crest, NJ - Madison Resorts and Founder Dan Alicea are proud to announce the opening of Cape May County’s largest and newest beach resort. Madison Resort Wildwood Crest will officially open at 7201 Ocean Avenue on Thursday, May 16th, with a special ceremony and ribbon cutting at 1:30pm featuring local dignitaries. For Alicea and his team, this has been a project two years in the making. The new resort will bring together the historic doo-wop stylings of the Oceanview Motel and combine it with the iconic Royal Hawaiian property... Read more →