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BUSINESS: Alex Hogan Assigned as General Assignment Reporter for FoxNews

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FOX News Channel (FNC) has signed WFMZ-TV, an independent television station, reporter Alex Hogan as a general assignment reporter. She begins her new role today. Since 2017, Hogan has served as a morning news reporter and fill-in anchor for WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pennsylvania. In this capacity, Hogan covered various breaking news stories, including the trial of Bill Cosby, the 2017 Cosmo Dinardo murders and the 2018 Allentown car bombing. Previously, Hogan worked as a general assignment reporter for CBS affiliate WTAJ-TV covering the... Read more →


Nothing is going to change for women until women demand change

. So…in 2020, DEMAND CHANGE. Support women running! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- CHICAGO – 1/2/2020 --- Formulating New Year’s Eve resolutions for 2020? RUN, a new independently produced TV show, has a suggestion for the feminists in the room: support women running for office using a “squad” mentality that defends, supports and amplifies women during their run! RUN has already transformed the campaign of one woman, Bushra Amiwala, who won her race for school board in IL in 2019 by a narrow margin with the... Read more →


Rhea Ripley is the next big thing on the women's division

Gloucestercitynews.net (December 23, 2019)--This year we saw several new changes with the WWE brand structure. We saw the rise of NXT. The black and gold brand which used to be known as WWE's development brand initiated this year's Survivor Series pay-per-view. The rise to glory and stature equivalent to Raw and SmackDown is a result of hard work and determination of the wrestlers drafted to it. And a large share of the black and gold brand's dominance can be attributed to Rhea Ripley. Rhea Ripley... Read more →


THE 41st ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS CALL FOR ENTRIES

NATAS Announces Inclusion of eSports Category in this year’s Competition The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences today announced the call for entries for the 41st Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. Entries in more than 40 categories are now open for submission. Deadline for all entries is February 6, 2020. For more information, please go to https://emmyonline.tv/2019- sports-emmy-awards/ NATAS also announced a new category that recognizes outstanding esports coverage. Outstanding Esports Coverage will recognize the craft behind the delivery of coverage and presentation of competitive,... Read more →


Philadelphia's Live Music Scene Sounds So Good

Venues Large & Small Attract All Genres of Musicians Renowned for its live music scene, Philadelphia’s vibrant rock, rap, jazz and pop venues showcase some of world’s most buzzed-about musicians. Philly is where The Roots, Pink, McCoy Tyner, Meek Mill, Santigold, Cayetana, Jill Scott, Christian McBride and The War on Drugs all came up. (Marian Anderson, Mario Lanza and Billie Holliday all called Philadelphia home, as did the legendary Sigma Sound Studios and The Sound of Philadelphia.) Philly hosts Jay Z’s Made in America festival... Read more →


MAC Championship to be Played at Ford Field

By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Sports The 2019 Marathon Mid-American Conference Football Championship will feature Miami versus Central Michigan on Saturday, Dec. 7, at Noon ET. The contest will mark the 23rd annual championship game for the MAC and will mark the 16th neutral site game at Ford Field in downtown Detroit. The 2019 Marathon MAC Football Championship Game will showcase the East Division Champion Miami RedHawks against the West Division Champion Central Michigan Chippewas. Central Michigan (8-4, 6-2 MAC) clinched the MAC West Division... Read more →


NJTV News Nov. 18 Topics: Political Boss Questioned; Legalizing Pot Dies for now; Flavored Vaping Products

TRENTON, NJ (Nov. 19, 2019)--New Jersey Political Boss George Norcross appears at Senate hearing to testify on tax incentives. Plus action on legalizing marijuana dies. The proposal will be decided by the voters in November 2020. Discussion on flavored vaping products was held. SOURCE NEW JERSEY TV NEWS RELATED: Videos: Camden City Not Rising says Film Producer Guest Opinion: Camden's Renaissance Impacts the Entire State Jul 26, 2019 - By James J. Florio Camden is rising, and I'm proud to say those words with the... Read more →


New Jersey Online Casino Market Share and Statistics

New Jersey continues to be one of America’s most well-known states when it comes to gambling. We all know about Atlantic City and its glamorous casinos, but online gambling in New Jersey is blooming as well. As of 2018, there were seven DGA approved online casinos in New Jersey, and they all keep fighting for their share of the market. The guys from NJ Games closely follow the revenue growth of these casinos and rely on the statistics that are released by the Division of... Read more →


Temple Lung Center and Nimoy Foundation to Host COPD Education Event

And Screening of ‘Remembering Leonard Nimoy’ The Temple Lung Center, in collaboration with the Nimoy Foundation, will host a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, education event and screening of the film “Remembering Leonard Nimoy.” The event, which coincides with National COPD Awareness Month, is free and open to the public. Leonard Nimoy is best known for his portrayal of the character Mr. Spock in the “Star Trek” TV and film series. In February 2013, Nimoy was diagnosed with COPD and dedicated the remaining years... Read more →


What Are Online Freeroll Poker Tournaments?

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 24, 2019)--Poker is a thrilling game that offers up plenty of excitement. While you need a bankroll to play the game there are some cases where you don’t have to spend any money at all. This is where online freeroll poker tournaments come in, giving you the chance to compete against other players for prizes without having to pay for a buy-in. Who knows? You could follow in the footsteps of poker pro-Tom Dwan, who worked his way up to playing in $1... Read more →


KIMMEL CENTER CULTURAL CAMPUS ANNOUNCES 2019/20 SEASON LINEUP

PACKAGES AND SELECT SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW Lineup includes Eric Andre, The Office! A Musical Parody, Marc Maron, Mandy Patinkin, Samin Nosrat, Adam Ant, Gregory Porter, Black Violin, Nick Jr. Live, Baby Shark Live!, and the return of National Geographic Live! Explorer Series Gloucestercitynews.net-- (Philadelphia, PA, September 15, 2019) – The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus is thrilled to announce its 2019/20 season, including the imaginative Family Discovery Series, storied Broadway season, star-studded Jazz selection, captivating & educational National Geographic Live Explorer nights, and inviting... Read more →


Can Philadelphia Flyers succeed in the 2019/20 NHL season?

PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 9, 2019)--Next month Philadelphia Flyers will begin their NHL preseason campaign with a highly anticipated match against New York Islanders. The match at the Wells Fargo Center could give us a good indication of what we can expect from Alain Vigneault’s team this season. Last season Philadelphia Flyers struggled in the Metropolitan Division. Their playing record of 37 wins and 37 losses saw them finishing up in sixth place in the standings, and it’s evident that much work needs to be done... Read more →


Comcast Launches Enhanced WiFi Parental Control Tool

That Automatically Pauses Connectivity After Children Hit Their Daily Time Limit PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comcast today announced a new, enhanced WiFi parental control feature that automatically pauses network connectivity in the home to all of a child’s devices once their daily time limit is reached. According to an annual study by Common Sense Media, the majority of parents (68%) feel their teens use their mobile devices (such as smartphones and tablets) too much. The new Xfinity xFi feature provides parents with an easy way to set a... Read more →


NYPD Officer Attacked by Harlem Community

Eyewitness News ABC7NY Published on Jul 23, 2019 HARLEM, NY--The NYPD is looking into an incident in Harlem in which a group of people doused a police officer with water. Video that surfaced Monday showed an officer who was making an arrest being drenched, though clearly not assaulted in a manner that was likely to result in injury. The video from the incident over the weekend had no context, not indicating what preceded or followed it. The officer had buckets of water and then the... Read more →


Powster Launches "Trailered," The Instant Search Platform to Find Any Movie Playing Near You, Anytime

Trailered, Powster’s new search tool, elevates the movie-going experience from the outset, allowing audiences to instantly search trailers, showtimes and purchase tickets for any movie currently playing in their local areas Los Angeles, California – July 16, 2019 -- Powster, the award-winning interactive creative studio and production company for over 150 movie distributors, today announced the launch of Trailered, a new web-app search tool for all films showing in theaters nationwide. With Trailered, moviegoers can instantly search trailers, showtimes and purchase tickets for films currently... Read more →


AMAC Warns of ‘Inappropriate Impact’ of Media On Our Kids

John Grimaldi WASHINGTON, DC – America’s children are under attack by the entertainment industry, says Dan Weber, president of the Association of Mature American Citizens [AMAC]. He cites the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, which reports that a Netflix TV series, which premiered two years ago, 13 Reasons Why, is associated with a significant increase in suicides among adolescents. Meanwhile, Weber expressed concern about the inappropriate impact of other teen accessible TV programming. He says that much of that content... Read more →


Keebler's of Gloucester City Celebrate 70th Anniversary (watch video)

Frank and Doll Keebler (image courtesy of 6ABC) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 19, 2019)- Frank and Darlene (Doll) Keebler, of Gloucester City celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with family friends on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Mr. Keebler is a retired Gloucester City public school teacher. Frank, age 92 and Doll, age 88 told Action News they are already looking forward to their 75th wedding published Gloucestercitynews.net | June 17, 2019 Read more →


NJTV Reports on the state of New Jersey's Republican Party

BY David Cruz, Senior Correspondent | June 2019/ NJTVonline.org The Republican Party has been a minority in the New Jersey Legislature since 2001, so what’s the state of the Republican Party in a blue state like New Jersey? What impact has Donald Trump’s presidency had on the Garden State? Senior Correspondent David Cruz sat down with Doug Steinhardt, who was recently unanimously re-elected as chairman of the New Jersey Republican Party, to talk about what plans he has for the future of the party in... Read more →


“Good Morning America” Broadcasts from Philadelphia; Honors Local Dad

City employee Charles Reyes recognized for service to the community where he grew up PHILADELPHIA (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 14, 2019)--– On Thursday morning, national morning show “Good Morning America” broadcast a live pop-up show from Philadelphia’s Eakins Oval, in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. (The ABC show selected Philadelphia to be the first stop on a “pop-up” tour of major U.S. cities taking place this summer. It featured appearances by Philadelphia’s sports mascots, the Eagles cheerleaders, and the Sixers Dancers. Philadelphia’s own Patti LaBelle... Read more →


Southern New Jersey Development Council Construction Forecast

South Jersey developers preview projects in the pipeline Echelon Mall 1974, photo Pinterest Among the projects the redevelopment of the Echelon Mall BY Leah Mishkin, Correspondent New Jersey TV Online At the 23rd annual Southern New Jersey Development Council Construction Forecast the theme was economics and entertainment. Its president, Marlene Asselta says the event is an opportunity for the business community to be alerted to projects happening in the next 12 to 18 months. “There’s a lot of activity, commercial, retail, housing is starting to... Read more →


2020 Miss America Competition Returns to NBC

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (Gloucestercitynews.net)-– May 29, 2019 – NBC and the Miss America Organization announced today that “The 2020 Miss America Competition” will air LIVE on NBC . Discussions are currently underway with potential venues.The date and location of the competition will be announced soon. The scholarship competition returns to NBC, its former home of two decades, with a two-hour telecast that will follow the 51 compelling candidates as they compete for life-changing scholarships to be used to continue their efforts toward community service and... Read more →


New NJ Working Families state director talks progressive agenda

BY Joanna Gagis, Producer/Correspondent (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 16, 2019)--New Jersey Working Families has named Sue Altman to serve as its new state director. She steps into the role vacated by Analilia Mejia, who recently took the role of national political director for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. Altman says her work as a teacher first made her aware of inequities in the state. “We saw increasing standardization and it made me realize that inequity was now always an issue in New Jersey but was now carrying over... Read more →


Murphy Picks A Fight with Norcross and Sweeney

(Trenton, NJ) (May 2, 2019)--New Jersey Governor Murphy is leading an investigation into the state's Economic Development Authority (EDA) and its tax incentive program. In doing so, according to New Jersey TV he has also picked a fight with two powerful Democrats namely George Norcross and State Senator Steve Sweeney. You can call it the long game. Rebuffed on his big policy aims by the South Jersey axis powers, the governor has chosen to take on those power brokers and politicians — mainly South Jersey... Read more →


(video)Timeline of the EDA’s tax incentive program in Camden

BY NJTV News Staff | CAMDEN CITY, NJ (May 3, 2019)--The special task force investigating the state’s multi-billion-dollar tax incentives to companies that would agree to move here or stay in-state has triggered a political battle royal. NJTV News has reported on the Economic Development Authority’s practices in the past and the allegations of sweetheart deals and falsified documents behind some of the projects that benefited from the tax breaks. NJ Spotlight’s John Reitmeyer drills down the data on what the projects promised, what they’ve... Read more →


16 Parents Involved in College Admissions Scandal Indicted

Defendants indicted on fraud and money laundering charges Lori Loughlin among 16 parents indicted on new charges in college admissions scheme (photo courtesy of NBC) BOSTON – Sixteen parents involved in the college admissions scandal were charged today in Boston in a second superseding indictment with conspiring to commit fraud and money laundering in connection with a scheme to use bribery to cheat on college entrance exams and to facilitate their children’s admission to selective colleges and universities as purported athletic recruits. The defendants, all... Read more →


APRIL Happenings and Events in Philadelphia

Rothman Orthopaedics Presents Center City Fit Returns to Dilworth Park This Spring, Rothman Orthopaedics Presents Center City Fitreturns to Dilworth Park! Enjoy fun, free fitness programs led by top-notch trainers from Optimal Sport Health Clubs 1315 Walnut. Free classes begin on April 15 and run through October 15. Join us every Monday from 6-7 p.m. for Zumba®* and every Tuesday on April 16 - July 23 from 6-7 p.m. for Boot Camp. Beginning on Tuesdays from July 30-October 15, you can fight your way through... Read more →


Saint Katharine Drexel: The Holy Heiress’s

Saint Katharine Drexel PHILADELPHIA, PA--The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is pleased to announce the presentation of “Saint Katharine Drexel: The Holy Heiress,” a 30-minute documentary on the life and work of Saint Katharine Drexel, to air at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, on 6abc. The program is a special presentation of 6abc’s FYI Philly. Encore presentations of the documentary will air at 1:00 p.m. and midnight on Sunday, March 31. “The Holy Heiress” focuses on the life and legacy of Katharine Drexel, from her early... Read more →


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The Dinkheller Documentary Tells The Real Story

CNB Editor's Note: Above police cam video on the incident courtesy of YouTube ****** CAPE MAY COUNTY, NJ--My name is Joe Berg, and I am the President and State Delegate of Cape May County PBA Local 401, representing the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office. I wanted to reach out and let your readers know about an upcoming event hosted by Local 401. It is a discussion of the film Dinkheller. Below you will find some brief information on the film, Dinkheller Film Description: Twenty years... Read more →


NJTV New Season of Pasta & Politics

Jon Bramnick and Nick Acocella cook up conversation in the Season 4 premiere of Pasta & Politics on NJTV. February 7, 2019 – HOBOKEN, NJ — Join New Jersey journalist and Politifax editor Nick Acocella as he combines his two passions — Italian food and politics — for the fourth season of his deliciously different talk show, Pasta & Politics with Nick Acocella, airing Wednesdays at 8pm beginning February 13 on NJTV. In the season premiere, airing Wednesday, February 13 at 8pm, Acocella cooks up... Read more →


North-Philly Danny Garcia vs Granados Set for April

CNBNews graphics file PHILADELPHIA-(CNBNewsnet)(December 17, 2018)--Back in September North Philadelphia’s Danny Garcia found himself standing on the wrong side of the judge's decision. All of them. The unanimous decision loss to Shawn Porter had media outlets questioning Danny Garcia’s next move. Where will he go? Is he at crossroads? Does this put his career on the lee side of the hill? His next step has been decided. Adrian Granados. The best online sportsbooks haven’t listed odds for the fight yet. It is likely that Garcia... Read more →


NIU Squeaks Past Buffalo on National Television

By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Sports The Bulls to go to the Dollar General Bowl in Mobile Photo courtesy of Dollar General Bowl. DETROIT— Fabulous Ford Field has become a fond venue for coach Rod Carey and his Northern Illinois Huskies. With 1:09 remaining, NIU struck on a 35-yard touchdown pass to defeat the University Buffalo football team, 30-29, in the 2018 Marathon Mid-American Conference Championship game. The final touchdown gave the Huskies their first lead of the game. NIU scored the final 20 points... Read more →


iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max Arrive at Xfinity Mobile on September 21

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xfinity Mobile today announced it will offer the most advanced iPhones ever, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max beginning September 14 at XfinityMobile.com and in Xfinity stores. iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will be available in stores starting on September 21. iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are the most advanced iPhones ever, taking the vision for the future of the smartphone to a new level, featuring stunning 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch... Read more →


Legends of Vinyl 2018 Hall of Fame Awards

Felipe Rose (formerly of the Village People) QUEENS, NEW YORK (September 15, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Legends of Vinyl are proud to announce their 2018 Hall of Fame Awards which will take place on Tuesday, 18 September 2018 at the Amadeus Nightclub located at 7951 Albion Avenue, Queens, NY. Doors open at 6pm, admission is $20 (L.O.V Members $10). The award ceremony begins at 8pm and the public is invited to join as they award the area's best DJs, Producers, Recording Artists, Recording Engineers, Record Promoters, Remixers, and other... Read more →


4th Nordic International Film Festival to be hosted by the popular comedian Al Pitcher  

The Nordic International Film Festival is now in its 4th year. Due to popular demand and a higher number of film submissions, this year the festival has been expanded to 5 Days, making it the biggest Nordic festival outside of Europe. The 4th Nordic International Film Festival (NIFF) will be held from October 31st – November 4th at Scandinavia House in New York. The festival is delighted to announce their host for 2018, comedian Al Pitcher (photo)who began his standup career in 1999, the same... Read more →


The “2019 Miss America Competition” To Broadcast Live Sunday, Sept. 9th at 9:00 PM

LAILA ALI, BOBBY BONES, JESSIE JAMES DECKER, RANDY JACKSON, SOLEDAD O’BRIEN, ALLI WEBB AND CARNIE WILSON COMPRISE THE CELEBRITY JUDGE PANEL OF “THE 2019 MISS AMERICA COMPETITION,” LIVE ON ABC The Miss America Organization and ABC today announced the celebrity judges for the final night of “The 2019 Miss America Competition” airing live on ABC from Atlantic City’s Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 (9:00 – 11:00p.m. ET/PT) This year’s judge panel includes a diverse group of artists and entrepreneurs from various fields,... Read more →