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OFFICER DOWN: MARYLAND POLICE OFFICER THOMAS J. BOMBA SHOT AND KILLED

THOMAS J. BOMBA Montgomery County Police Department, Maryland End of Watch Monday, October 14, 2019 SILVER SPRING, MD (October 14, 2019)--Police Officer Thomas Bomba was shot and killed while confronting a subject who was acting... Read more →


Dubai Ambulance Adds A C7 Corvette Grand Sport To Its Medical Fleet

Sam McEachern Dubai Ambulance recently added a C7 Corvette Grand Sport to its growing fleet of high-value first-response vehicles, along with a Nissan GT-R and a Range Rover. The C7 Corvette Grand Sport and Nissan... Read more →


PrimoHoagies Welcomes Another Year of Giving Back to the Community

PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 2019) - PrimoHoagies is excited for another year of giving back through PrimoCares, a charitable organization created by PrimoHoagies to help children in need. During the Christmas season, every PrimoHoagies store sponsors... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Falls County Texas Deputy Sheriff Matt Jones

Deputy Sheriff Matt Jones Falls County Sheriff's Office, Texas End of Watch Friday, October 11, 2019 Deputy Sheriff Matt Jones was struck and killed by a vehicle as he and the chief of the Riesel... Read more →


How to Ensure Children are Provided the Tools for Maximum Protection

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 13, 2019)--Protecting your children from dangerous situations is a top priority for parents. The good news is that there are many simple ways to teach children how to stay safe. In addition to... Read more →


Campus Food Insecurity

National nonprofit committed to ending hunger among college students launches Research & Development Lab with support from Aramark Aramark, the award-winning food and facilities partner of more than 400 colleges and universities across the U.S.,... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Pennsylvania: Bear Season

HARRISBURG, PA--With a new statewide muzzleloader season and extended archery season for Pennsylvania black bear, the 2019/20 hunting season is shaping up to be an incredible year for licensed hunters. STATEWIDE Muzzleloader Bear Season: October... Read more →


Philadelphia Department of Public Health Alert

Public Possibly Exposure to Measles in Philadelphia International Airport Harrisburg, PA (October 11, 2019)--–Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine and Philadelphia Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley today alerted residents who visited the... Read more →


Maryland Fishing Report Oct. 9: Fish Will Be More Active With Cooler Temperatures

October 9, 2019 By Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources Sarah Chlebnikow is all smiles after catching her first northern snakehead. Photo by Barry Browning Pleasant daytime temperatures make ideal conditions for taking our... Read more →


Unfinished Business: Women Running in 2018 and Beyond

A Report from the Center for American Women and Politics Gender disparities in American politics were not upended in a single cycle, but the 2018 election marked sites of progress as well as persistent hurdles... Read more →


The City of Philadelphia Awards Temple University Health System the “Employer of Choice” Honor

(Philadelphia, PA) – Temple University Health System has received the City of Philadelphia’s inaugural 2019 Employer of Choice Award. The award was presented by the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Workforce Development to organizations that... Read more →


GUEST OPINION: Democratic Candidates Fail The Religion Test

October 11, 2019 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what Democratic candidates for president had to say about religious liberty in the October 10 televised debate: There was a time, not long ago, when... Read more →


Rutgers Study: Chinese American Men who Smoke at Great Risk of Lung Cancer

Newswise — NEW BRUNSWICK (Oct. 11, 2019) –– Cigarette smoking has long been known to cause lung cancer, but older Chinese American men are at an even greater risk. That knowledge prompted researchers at Rutgers... Read more →


Hope and Healing” interfaith prayer service

PHILADELPHIA PA--Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CSS) along with The Office for Life and Family’s Walking Together Philly ministry will hold a “Hope and Healing” interfaith prayer service asking for the intercession... Read more →


State Police Unions Offer $10,000 to Increase Reward for Information Leading to Bridgeton City Child

¡Atención, traducción en español abajo! The New Jersey State Police Unions have collectively offered an additional $10,000 reward for information leading to the whereabouts of Dulce Alavez, 5, from Bridgeton City, N.J., who has been... Read more →


$400K in Counterfeit Luxury Watches Seized by Philadelphia Custom & Border Protection

PHILADELPHIA PA (October 11, 2019)– U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized 38 designer brand watches Tuesday in Philadelphia that, if authentic, would have had a manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP) of $412,750. Instead,... Read more →


Emily Rudderow of Tabernacle Named to 2019 Kutztown University Homecoming Court

KUTZTOWN, PA (10/2019)-- Kutztown University has announced its student members of the 2019 Homecoming Court, including Emily Rudderow of Tabernacle, NJ (08088). Winners will be announced at halftime of KU's homecoming football game, 2:05 p.m.,... Read more →


American Dream & NY Waterway Planning Ferry - Bus Service from Manhattan

Extensive Ferry-Bus Network Provides Fast, Convenient Service to American Dream EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (October 11, 2019) – American Dream, the unrivaled destination for style and play, today announced a partnership with NY Waterway to provide... Read more →


Leading Shippers, Carriers and Logistics Firms in EPA Region 3 Earn EPA Distinction

PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 8, 2019) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) honored top-performers in the freight industry with its annual SmartWay Excellence Awards. Awardees are shippers, carriers and logistics providers that excel at saving... Read more →


Philadelphia CBP Intercepts Stuffed Endangered Red Siskin Finch

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists in Philadelphia recently encountered a taxidermied species of finch that is categorized under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) as an Appendix... Read more →


14 Coast Guard members receive prestigious medals at Air Station Atlantic City

Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City pose for a photo after an award ceremony where 13 were awarded with Air Medals and one was awarded with the Distinguished Flying Cross, for their actions... Read more →


American Dream/NY Waterway Partner to Create Ferry Bus Service from NY City

Extensive Ferry-Bus Network Provides Fast, Convenient Service to American Dream EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (October 9, 2019) – American Dream, the unrivaled destination for style and play, today announced a partnership with NY Waterway to provide... Read more →


5 Types of Vaping Injuries That Are on the Rise

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 10, 2019)--After nearly ten years on the market, some of the hazards of e-cigarette usage are now becoming clearer. Vaping was introduced to the public as a safer means for the public to consume... Read more →


Woodbine Resident Jake Davis Named League Performer of the Week Again

TROY, NY (10/08/2019)-- For the second consecutive week, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) student-athlete Jake Davis of Woodbine 08270 and Ocean City High School has been named Liberty League Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week.... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: Windy Wilson "Top Dog" for the Day

Slim Randles | CNBNews Contributor Wellsir, I ast ol’ Slim if mebbe I could contribulate to his Home Country columns if I ever had something important to renounce. And he said he wanted to go... Read more →


How to Spend a Weekend in Albany, New York

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 9, 2019)--A weekend in Albany is a dream for almost every traveling aficionado in the world! If you are already in Albany or planning to visit there, you will need to go through this... Read more →