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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 →


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 →


58 Things TO DO in Philadelphia During the Week and on the Weekned

There’s no pumping the brakes on this week’s list of things to do. Philly rides into the first full week of May with a set of exciting spring fests and plenty of ways to celebrate the important ladies in your life. Warm-weather festivities continue as everyone’s favorite roving beer garden, Parks On Tap, makes camp on the Schuylkill Banks (Wednesday through Sunday). Prepare for wacky races and straight-up shenanigans during the Kensington Derby and Arts Festival (Saturday). Celebrate the important women in your life with plenty of Mother’s Day dining specials and events, including the Mother’s Day Gospel Celebration at... Read more →


Pavement Preservation Project on Rt. 55 Southbound Started

The interchange ramps between Route 55 and Route 322 will be closed (Trenton) – Route 55 is scheduled to have lane closures tonight just before the Bridge over Almonesson Creek (mile post 57.5) until just past the Good Intent Road/CR 534 Overpass (mile post 58) in Deptford, Gloucester County. In addition, the Route 55 northbound and Route 322 eastbound interchange ramps are scheduled to be closed and detoured in Harrison Township, Gloucester County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Friday, May 3 until 7 a.m. Saturday, May 4, the left lane on Route 55 southbound will be closed between mile posts... Read more →


Route 45 single lane closures Friday and next week in Salem County

Alternating traffic to be maintained during construction (Trenton) – Route 45 is scheduled to have lane closures with alternating traffic beginning tomorrow and continuing into next week between Action Station Road/CR 653 in Mannington and Route 40/East Avenue/Baily Street/CR 616 in Pilesburg, Salem County. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, May 3, and continuing daily Monday, May 6 through Wednesday, May 8 at the same times, a single lane Route 45 will be closed in both directions from Action Station Road/CR 653 and Route 40/East Avenue/Baily Street/CR 616. The lane closures are necessary for pavement repairs. Construction is... Read more →


Place Names Inspired by History

Ever wondered how people come up with names for cities, islands, or even whole countries? Let's take a look at just a few places that are named after iconic historical, mythological, or fictional realms. Aeolian Islands, Italy Source: Pixabay The Aeolian Islands are a volcanic archipelago located just off the coast of northern Sicily. Despite being in Italy, the group of islands get their name from Greek mythology - namely from Homer's Odyssey. This epic poem features a character named Aeolus, king of a floating island called Aeolia, who is known for being the god of storms and the ruler... Read more →


Route 42 southbound overnight lane closures this week in GLOUCESTER COUNTY

At least one lane of traffic will be maintained (Trenton) – Route 42 is scheduled to have lane closures beginning tonight and continuing over the next several weeks between Black Horse Pike/Route 168/Atlantic City Expressway in Washington and Route 55 in Deptford, Gloucester County. Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Monday, April 29 until 6 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, April 30, and continuing Monday through Thursday nights at the same times over the next several weeks, the left and center lanes on Route 42 southbound will be closed between Black Horse Pike/Route 168/Atlantic City Expressway in Washington and Route 55 in Deptford.... Read more →


Celebrating Spring with Majális: Hungary's Festive Day of Labor and Leisure

Majális is not just a public holiday in Hungary; it is a celebration deeply rooted in the cultural fabric of the nation. Every year on the 1st of May, Hungarians welcome the spring with a vibrant display of community spirit, joyous gatherings, and a general air of festivity. This day, aligned with International Workers' Day, offers a unique blend of traditional labor celebrations and spring festivities that bring families and communities together. Embracing Tradition and Modernity While Majális is traditionally associated with the labor movement, its modern celebrations have evolved to include a wide array of activities suitable for all... Read more →


CNBNews Traffic Alert: Route 42 southbound lane closures tonight

(Trenton) – Route 42 southbound is scheduled to have lane closures tonight as a project to repair the deck on the Route 42 Bridge over Blackwood Railroad Trail advances in Gloucester Township, Camden County. Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, April 26 until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, April 27, two lanes are scheduled to be closed on Route 42 southbound before the Blackhorse Pike, between mile post 10.41 and mile post 10.06, to install construction barrier and implement a traffic shift. At least one lane maintained overnight. Temporary stoppages may be required to move equipment. Exit 10A will remain open... Read more →


Vehicle Accident CausesTraffic Jam on Market Street and Route 130 South in Gloucester City

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April 25, 2024)(CNBNews)--Today, April 25, at approximately 4 PM, there was a traffic jam on Market Street extending from the Calvary Cemetery to U.S. Route 130 in one direction and from the Rt. 42 overpass to Route 130 from the other direction It appeared that the main cause of the traffic jam was "Lookie-Loos," who slowed their vehicles to a crawl to gaze at the overturned car lying close to the corner sidewalk. It is uncertain if anyone was injured. It is not known what caused the accident. Five Gloucester City... Read more →


How To Save Money During the Rainy Season in The Philippines

As the rainy season approaches, it's crucial to be prepared. Accidents can occur more frequently during this time, and while one could resort to a legit cash loan app for financial assistance, it's always better to be ready in advance. We're here to guide you on how to prepare beforehand and save money during this period. By taking the right steps, you can ensure safety and financial stability, even in the most challenging weather conditions. Remember, preparation is key, and with our tips, you'll be well-equipped to handle the rainy season. The Philippines, as per the Asian Disaster Resource Center,... Read more →


How PR Agencies Are Shaping Public Perception in Singapore

In Singapore's bustling market, the role of a PR agency is paramount. A PR agency in Singapore serves as a strategic partner, navigating the intricate world of public relations to elevate brands and drive impactful communication strategies. With a rich historical backdrop of successful campaigns and client engagements, PR agencies in Singapore have honed their expertise to deliver exceptional results. So, start searching “pr agency singapore” and let's delve into it, exploring their significance and the value they bring to businesses seeking to thrive in today's competitive environment. Importance of PR Agencies for Businesses Enhances Brand Credibility PR agencies play... Read more →


Guide to Implementing Salesforce Solutions

Deciding to implement Salesforce is a significant step toward enhancing your business processes and improving customer relations. This guide outlines each step you need to take to ensure a successful implementation. Define Your Objectives Begin by identifying your specific goals for using Salesforce. Whether it’s boosting sales, streamlining customer service, or automating marketing processes, clear objectives will guide your customization and use of the platform. Goals to Consider Before jumping into Salesforce, consider these common objectives: Increase sales by a targeted percentage. Enhance customer support to improve response times. Automate marketing to increase efficiency. Setting clear goals will help you... Read more →


The Best English Locales for a Countryside Retreat

England is blessed with no shortage of picturesque countryside, making it an ideal destination for a rural retreat. From the rugged peaks of the Peak District to the rolling green hills of Yorkshire, visitors are spoiled for choice when it comes to finding a scenic spot for a relaxing getaway. Here are some of the top English locales to consider for an idyllic countryside holiday. Devon Devon is a county in southwest England renowned for its stunning natural scenery. The northern part of the county forms part of the Dartmoor National Park, home to sweeping moorland, rocky tors and deep... Read more →


Route 55 Guard Rail Repairs in Gloucester County

Traffic will be shifted to the right in both directions for several weeks (Trenton) – Route 55 lane closures are scheduled in both directions tonight as a guiderail replacement project advances in Mantua, Washington, and Deptford townships in Gloucester County. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, April 10, until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, April 11, the left lanes on Route 55 in both directions are scheduled to be closed between mile post 54 in Mantua and mile post 56 in Deptford to install construction barrier and implement a traffic shift. By Tuesday morning, two lanes will be open with traffic... Read more →


TRAVEL ALERT: Direct Connect Project Detours in Bellmawr Wed. & Thurs. Nights

I-76 eastbound Exit 1A and I-295 southbound lane closures Wednesday night in Bellmawr; I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed Thursday night (Trenton) (April 10, 2024)- The I-76 eastbound Exit 1A ramp to I-295 southbound and one lane on I-295 southbound are scheduled to be closed tonight as the Direct Connect project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. In addition, the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, is scheduled to be closed Thursday night. Wednesday, April 10 Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, April 10 until 5 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, April 11, the... Read more →


Officials Celebrate $10M Completion of 27th Street

The street was dedicated to 27th Street native Heisman trophy winner Mike Rozier (Camden City, NJ) – On, Tuesday, April 9, 2024, the Board of Commissioners joined Camden City Mayor Victor Carstarphen, elected officials and the Camden community to celebrate the completion of the $10 million reconstruction project on 27th Street. “This was a huge undertaking but a necessary one,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, who also serves as the liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Through this project, we have been able to completely transform this roadway into a strong piece of county infrastructure that is set to last... Read more →


CONGRESSMAN VAN DREW UPSET:

Spirit Airlines Downsizing at AC Airport

image source Atlantic City Internation Airport Washington, DC (April 9, 2024)- Today, Congressman Van Drew responded to the announcement by Spirit Airlines that they will be closing their crew base in Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in South Jersey. While it is important to emphasize that daily operations at the airport will remain unaffected with no changes in the flight schedule, the crew base that houses 157 members of the airline's flight crew will be closing, resulting in the loss of those jobs here in South Jersey. In response, Congressman Van Drew sent a letter to the CEO of Spirit... Read more →


$400,000 to Enhance W.H.P Traffic Safety

(Camden City, NJ) – On Monday, the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and the Division of Highway Traffic Safety stood at the intersection of Pinehurst and the White Horse Pike in Waterford Township to announce a new traffic safety initiative aimed at cutting down on motor vehicle accidents and enhancing pedestrian safety along the state highway. The project is price tagged at $400,000 and is being funded by the Division of Highway Traffic Safety. Over the last four years, the White Horse Pike has had an increase in car accidents and pedestrian fatalities. In 2023 alone, there were seven fatal crashes... Read more →


MAIN ROAD/CR 555 BETWEEN RT 40 & WEYMOUTH RD., CLOSED FOR TWO MONTHS

(Trenton) – Main Road/CR 555 between Route 40 and Weymouth Road was closed and detoured this morning in both directions as an intersection improvement project begins in Franklin Township, Gloucester County. Beginning at 7 a.m. today, Monday, March 18, Main Road/CR 555 was closed and detoured in both directions between Route 40 and Weymouth Road. The closure is expected to remain in place for approximately two months and is necessary to install curb and begin intersection reconstruction. Access will be maintained for residents. The following detour will be in place through May 2024: Main Road/CR 555 northbound detour: Traffic on... Read more →


Over 1,000 People Pack Berlin Shopping Center for Unauthorized Car Show

BERLIN, NJ (MARCH 17, 2024)(CNBNEWS)----On March 15, 2024 at approximately 1752 hours, The Berlin Police Department was dispatched to the Berlin Shopping Center located at 328 S White Horse Pike, Berlin for a report of cars in the parking lot speeding and causing issues. Officers arrived on location to observe a large gathering from a car show. This was later found to be advertised on social media as “Mega Meet; New York VS New Jersey VS Pennsylvania”. It should be noted that this event did not include any official notifications to the Berlin Police Department due to the obvious concern... Read more →


The Art of Analysis: How to Evaluate Teams and Players for Successful Sports Betting

Successful sports betting is not just about luck; it's about making well-informed decisions based on a thorough analysis of various factors that can influence the outcome of sporting events. Whether you're wagering on football, basketball, cricket, or placing a greyhound bet, understanding how to evaluate teams and players effectively can significantly enhance your chances of success. This blog post will guide you through the essential steps of conducting a comprehensive analysis before placing your bets. 1. Understanding Influential Factors Player Form: The current performance level of individual players is a critical factor to consider. A player in top form can... Read more →


Road Construction in Gloucester Township

Camden County Department of Public Works has announced the following road construction projects in Gloucester Township, which will contain road closures, partial road closures, and alternating traffic patterns with flaggers: - Monday, March 11th, between 7 AM and 3 PM: Full road closure of Woodbury-Turnersville Road between Lakeland Road and County House Road for a water main project. - Monday, March 11th between 7 AM and 5 PM: Partial road closure of Chews Landing Road westbound between Old Black Horse Pike and King Street, and between Taylor Avenue and King Street for a gas main project. - Monday, March 11th... Read more →


Parts of Kings Highway to Close in Audubon

(Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will be working on Kings Highway in Audubon on Tuesday, March 12 and Wednesday, March 13 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between Edgewood and Wyoming avenues. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The Camden County Department... Read more →


Route 70 westbound lane closure tonight to close the Conestoga Drive jughandle

(Trenton) – The right lane Route 70 westbound is scheduled to be closed tonight in order to close and detour the Conestoga Drive jughandle to Route 70 eastbound in Evesham, Burlington County. Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight, Thursday, March 7, until 6 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, March 8, the right lane Route 70 westbound is scheduled to be closed, along with the Conestoga Drive jughandle to Route 70 eastbound to place construction barrier. Conestoga Drive will remain open. By 6 a.m. tomorrow, the right lane on Route 70 westbound will reopen and the Conestoga Drive jughandle will remain closed and detoured.... Read more →


DOT Closing Sections of Rt 42 Thurs.; Parts of Rt. 295 Closed Friday

Route 42 northbound Exit 1B to I-295 northbound to be closed and detoured Thursday night I-295 southbound/Al-Jo’s Curve to be closed Friday night (Trenton) – Route 42 northbound Exit 1B to I-295 northbound is scheduled to be closed and detoured Thursday night, and the I-295 southbound ramp to Route 42 southbound and I-295 southbound, also known as Al-Jo's Curve, is scheduled to be closed Friday night as the Direct Connection project advances in Bellmawr, Camden County. Thursday, February 22 Beginning at 10 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, February 22 until 5 a.m. Friday, February 23, the Route 42 northbound Exit 1B to... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: $631M to Improve Rail Safety

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced $631 million in grants to improve rail transit safety and reliability for passengers through the purchase of new American-made rail cars. This investment, a part of President Biden’s Investing in America agenda, will improve transportation systems across the nation while creating good-paying jobs and boosting economic competitiveness. The grants announced today through FTA’s Rail Vehicle Replacement Program will help transit agencies in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Baltimore replace older vehicles with 300 new railcars, making transit safer, opening new opportunities for people with disabilities, and modernizing their transit... Read more →


Peyton and Me Meandering:

Graffiti Vandals Paint Broadway Building; Twin Bar Repairs Underway

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Editor CNBNews photo FEBRUARY 10, 2024 Related: Broken Windows WHO WOULD DO SOMETHING LIKE THIS? Angad S. Guglani, the owner of the former Coffee Corner property, kept repeating that question as Peyton and I stood there staring at the graffiti sprayed in white paint on his building. Guglaini said he recently spent Angad S. Guglani $30,000 on fixing up the outside of the building, located at the corner of South Broadway and Market Street. He planned to spend another $30,000 on paving the parking lot that adjoined the building. Guglani’s business, Cooper Square Acquisitions,... Read more →


Embracing the Imperial Grandeur of Schloss Schönbrunn in Vienna

In the realm of European history, few places conjure the sense of imperial majesty and cultural richness as vividly as Schloss Schönbrunn in Vienna. This iconic Habsburg palace, with its sprawling gardens, opulent interiors, and historical significance, is a testament to the legacy of one of Europe’s most powerful dynasties. Situated in Austria's vibrant capital, Schönbrunn isn't just a monument; it's a comprehensive experience, offering insight into the artistic, political, and social facets of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Here’s an in-depth exploration of Schloss Schönbrunn and compelling reasons to immerse yourself in the enchanting city of Vienna. The Majestic World of... Read more →


A MURPHY SURPRISE! Turnpike, Parkway Tolls Increasing, Public Not Happy

CNBNews graphics TRENTON, NJ (February 3, 2024)(CNBNews)--Drivers who celebrated when Gov. Phil Murphy vetoed a plan to hike Turnpike and Parkway tolls last year have until March 1 to enjoy the lower tolls. That’s when tolls on the two highways will increase 3% after the state Turnpike Authority unanimously approved a $2.6 billion budget for 2024 Tuesday that includes revenue from the increase. Murphy is expected to give the move his approval, an about-face from his rejection of the same budget in late October. “By responsibly investing in the maintenance of our state’s highways and mass transit, we are continuing... Read more →


The Mark Launches Innovative Scavenger Hunt Showcasing Local Artwork

As a part of Marriott's global Autograph Collection network, the Mark will showcase and celebrate the distinctiveness of the Montclair community through nature-inspired artwork MONTCLAIR, N.J., January 30, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The MC, a part of Marriott International's Autograph Collection Hotels, announces the launch of its Mark, an innovative scavenger hunt showcasing artwork by five local talents. The program takes guests on a tour throughout the Montclair property, providing a dynamic and immersive experience centered around nature-themed exhibits. The curated collection features pieces like "Shangri La" by Siona Benjamin, "Daisy Chain" by Delphine Hennelly, "Columnar Potpourri" by Joshua Araujo, "Pearl"... Read more →


Vacations for Divorced Singles: Top 11 Resorts for the Newly Divorced

“I want to be able to go on vacations with my friends and not have to think about a man.” Andi Dorfman Undergoing a Pennsylvania online divorce can be emotionally and physically taxing. Consequently, once you've navigated through all the necessary procedures, we suggest taking some time to unwind at a resort tailored for individuals enjoying the single life. Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino. Willemstad, Curacao Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino has a lot of programs and training for singles aimed at personal growth. This is in addition to classic leisure activities such as relaxing with a tropical... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY:

Did You Ever Wonder...

Dorothy Philbin l CNBNewsnet Columnist Image courtesy of Paramount Pictures How many shipwrecks are there on the ocean floor? It might be a strange question but take a minute and think about it. How many ships can you name which are sitting at the bottom of the ocean? Everyone knows about the Titanic, "Remember The Maine" (Spanish-American War,) The Hood (WW II British ship sunk by the German ship The Bismark,) then there is the German ship The Bismark, sunk by the British. As the saying goes, revenge is a dish better served cold. Now finding sunken ships is easier... Read more →


TRAVEL ALERT: Commercial Vehicle Travel Restrictions Lifted on all Interstate highways

as of 7 p.m. today, Friday, January 19 Motorists urged to use caution as road conditions can change quickly (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced the Commercial Vehicle Travel Restriction will be lifted effective at 7 p.m. today, Friday, January 19 for all highways. All vehicles previously listed in the restriction are able to resume normal travel on the following highways in both directions: I-76 (entire length) I-78 (entire length) I-80 (entire length) I-195 (entire length) I-280 (entire length) I-287 (entire length) I-295 (entire length) I-676 (entire length) NJ Route 440 (both directions from the Outerbridge... Read more →


CNB Traffic Alert: East Lake Drive Closed in Audubon and Haddon Heights, Thursday, Jan. 18

(Lindenwold, NJ) – New Jersey American Water will be continuing water service replacements on Kings Highway in Audubon and Haddon Heights on Thursday Jan. 18 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. There will be a full road closure of Kings Highway between East Lake Drive and Edgewood Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The... Read more →


YOUR MONEY: State of Pennsylvania Funds $40 Million to replace Diesel Trucks with EVs

By Anthony Hennen | The Center Square January 11, 2024 Christen Smith | The Center Square (The Center Square) — The diesel-to-electric vehicle conversion continues as Pennsylvania coughs up the funds for localities and trucking companies to make an upgrade. The Department of Environmental Protection announced on Wednesday$40 million in grants to 16 applicants to replace aging diesel vehicles with EVs. The grants come from the $119 million Pennsylvania was awarded from a 2016-2017 settlement with Volkswagen after the company skirted emission rules. “Clean air is crucial in ensuring a healthy environment,” DEP Interim Acting Secretary Jessica Shirley said in... Read more →


Camden County public works crews on the job

(Lindenwold, NJ) – Due to the incoming snow and sleet that is expected to move through the region Monday and Tuesday, Camden County’s Department of Public Works (DPW) is working to treat streets and clear the county’s 1,200 lane miles of road. “With a fair amount of snow on the way, our crews have been preparing equipment and monitoring the forecast to make sure they’re ready to clear the snow and sleet and treat the roadways” Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the DPW. “Salt trucks have been loaded up, the plows are good to go and our tree removal equipment... Read more →


SEPTA Bus Stop and Routing Changes for I-95 Cap & Market Street Work Begin Jan. 14

Stops on Eight Routes in Old City & Society Hill Areas Will Be Relocated PHILADELPHIA (January 9, 2024) – The I-95 CAP project near Penns Landing, coupled with upcoming street work on Market Street in Old City, will impact SEPTA customers on eight bus routes starting on Sunday, Jan. 14. These projects require buses to be rerouted to new start and end locations. The stop changes on bus routes 5, 12, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42, and 44 coincide with the start of the closure of the Chestnut Street Bridge for the I-95 Cap project. With the bridge closing, Chestnut... Read more →


CNB Traffic Alert: Route 130 Bridge over Big Timber Creek to be Closed on Saturday

in Gloucester and Camden Counties (Trenton) – The Route 130 Bridge over Big Timber Creek is scheduled to be closed and detoured in both directions Saturday as the bridge replacement project advances in Camden and Gloucester counties. From 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Saturday, January 13, Route 130 will be closed and detoured in both directions between River Drive in Westville, Gloucester County and the Brooklawn Circle in Brooklawn, Camden County. The closure is necessary to replace the damaged crash cushion on the Route 130 Bridge over Big Timber Creek. The following detours will be in place: Route 130 northbound... Read more →


Camden County Under a Code Blue Alert

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – Commissioner Virginia Betteridge, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that the region will be under a Code Blue Advisory Monday evening into Tuesday morning. The Health Officer has issued the Code Blue advisory for Camden County effective from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., beginning January 8 to the morning of January 9. Temperatures during the code blue will drop as low as 31 degrees. Please note that the new after-hours code blue emergency hotline is 2-1-1. “It is crucial that everyone gets inside and away from these dangerous elements,”... Read more →


CNBNews Traffic Alert: Wyoming Avenue to Be Closed for Road Work this Week

Roadwork to close road in Audubon (Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Monday Jan. 8 to Friday Jan. 12 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay... Read more →


Harrison Township PD Alert:

Mullica Hill Rd. Detour Wednesday/Thursday

HARRISON TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 2, 2023)(CNBNews)--On Wednesday January 3rd and Thursday January 4th from 7am to 5pm, traffic on Mullica Hill Road will be closed to WESTBOUND TRAFFIC between Richwood/Harrisonville Road and Clems Run. Eastbound traffic will flow as usual and all school/emergency vehicles will have access to the affected area. The Harrison Township Police apologizes for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience. Read more →


Pedestrians Die in Waterford Twp. Automobile Accident

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP NJ (December 30, 2023)(CNBNews)The Waterford Township Police Department, with the assistance of the Camden County Prosecutor’s Crash Response Investigation Team, is currently investigating a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the death of two pedestrians which occurred on December 29, 2023, in front of the Atco Motel. "We are looking for any additional witnesses that were in the area who may have information in regards to the accident," said the police. Please contact Lt. Timothy Lyons at 856-767-2134 ext 245 or Det. Samuel Funches at 856-397-4000 #yourwtpd Read more →


ROAD WORK AT 67 ESSEX STREET; N. KING STREET TO BE CLOSED Tues.

CNBNews graphic file William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (Lindenwold, NJ)(CNBNews) –PSE&G will be working at 67 Essex Street in Gloucester City on Tuesday Jan. 2 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. There will be a full road closure of North King Street between Warren and Essex streets. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.” The... Read more →


Roadwork Continues in Audubon

(Lindenwold, NJ) – NJ American Water will be replacing a concrete water main trench on Wyoming Avenue in Audubon from Tuesday, Jan. 2, through Friday, Jan. 5, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. There will be full road closure of Wyoming Avenue between Merchant Street and Audubon Avenue. “Motorists should plan ahead to take alternate routes and give themselves plenty of time to get to their destinations,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Also, remember that when you’re traveling through a construction area, please slow down and stay alert for crew members and debris.”... Read more →


Free Rides Home on SEPTA’s Broad Street Line Sunday’s Eagles-Cardinals Game

Free Rides Start at Halftime, Continue for Two Hours After the Game; Special NYE Schedules are In Effect PHILADELPHIA (December 29, 2023) – Throughout the regular season, Unibet, an official casino and sportsbook partner of the Philadelphia Eagles, will help Eagles fans get home safely after each Eagles home game by sponsoring free rides home from NRG Station on the Broad Street Line. NRG Station provides service to venues at the Sports Complex in South Philadelphia, including Lincoln Financial Field. The free rides begin at halftime and run for two hours post-game. Kickoff against the Arizona Cardinals at the Linc... Read more →


Kudos to the Gloucester County Highway Crews

Last week the dedicated South State Crew hit the pavement to enhance our community. They were hard at work on CR 656 Parkville Station Road in West Deptford, focusing on the intersection of Parkville Station and Kings Highway. A shoutout to our public works crews for their tireless efforts in keeping our community safe and sound! Here's a glimpse into their recent endeavors: Roadway Patching Magic: CR 555 Tuckahoe Road in Washington Township CR 694 Monroeville Road in South Harrison Township Our skilled crews worked their patching prowess to ensure smooth and safe travels along these routes. Their commitment to... Read more →


SEPTA Board Approves Contract Agreement with FOTP Lodge 109

PHILADELPHIA (December 21, 2023) – The SEPTA Board today approved the new contract between SEPTA and FOTP Lodge 109, covering approximately 170 SEPTA Transit Police Officers. Union members voted earlier this week to ratify the three-year agreement, which includes salary increases and maintains health and pension benefits. “I want to thank the SEPTA negotiating team and FOTP leadership for working around the clock to reach an agreement that is fair for all involved,” said SEPTA Board Chairman Pasquale T. Deon Sr. “This contract recognizes the hard work our police officers do every day,” said SEPTA CEO and General Manager Leslie... Read more →


Circuit Trails Network Nears 50 Percent Completion

SECURES $41.7 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR TRAIL PROJECTS IN 2023 More than 393 miles of the planned 836-mile multi-use trail network in Greater Philadelphia and southern New Jersey are now complete Goal of achieving 500 miles by 2025 is within reach PHILADELPHIA (Dec. 19, 2023) – The Circuit Trails Coalition marks 2023 as a successful year of trail progress for the Circuit Trails network. With eight miles added this year, the planned network of more than 836 miles of trails in the Greater Philadelphia and southern New Jersey region now includes more than 393 miles of open trails—bringing the entire... Read more →


SEPTA and FOTP Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

Agreement Ends SEPTA Police Strike that Started on Wednesday, Dec. 13 PHILADELPHIA (Dec. 16, 2023) – SEPTA and FOTP Lodge 109 today reached a tentative agreement on a new contract for Transit Police officers. As a result of this agreement, SEPTA officers will return to their regular patrols starting this afternoon, ending a strike that began on Wednesday. “We are happy to welcome back our police officers with this tentative agreement in place,” said SEPTA CEO and General Manager Leslie S. Richards. “Negotiators for both SEPTA and the FOTP have been working around the clock, as have our police supervisors... Read more →