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George A. Mottram, of Gloucester City, age 73; Double-Dated with Elvis, Teacher, Mobile Oil Employee, GCHS Alumnus

Gloucester City - On September 24, 2021. Age 73. Loving husband of 50 years to JoAnn (nee Zedalis), his cherished daughters: Jaime Guldin (Michael) and Jodi Palumbo. Loving grandfather to Kyla, Michael, David, and Paul, and great grandfather to Jaxon. He is preceded in death by his sisters Jan and Bobbie and his grandson Joey. A lifelong Gloucester City resident, George was a standout athlete at Gloucester Catholic known for his quickness. “White Lightening” went on to attend Christian University in Memphis TN, where he once went on a double date with Elvis Presley…much to the chagrin of JoAnn. George... Read more →


College Field Hockey: Rowan Defeats Dickinson 8-1

CARLISLE, PA – Bridget Guinan had two goals and two assists and freshman Julia Patrone added two goals and an assist as 10th-ranked Rowan routed Dickinson, 8-1, in non-conference field hockey action today. The win snaps a two-game losing streak for the Profs and improves them to 4-2 on the season. Guinan opened the scoring two minutes into the game and Krystyna Hovell followed just three minutes later with her sixth goal of the year to give the Profs a 2-0 at the end of the first period. Kristiina Castagnola took a pass from Guinan to score her fifth goal... Read more →


Rowan Men's Cross Country Finished 6 Out of 10 at Iona Meet of Champions

BRONX, N.Y. -- The Rowan Men's Cross Country Team headed up to the Bronx in New York to participate in the Iona College Meet of Champions held at VanCortlandt Park. As a team, the Profs finished sixth out of 10 teams. Individually, Jeff Stewart earned top honors in a time of 27:16.2 to place 28th overall. Justin Kelly was 30th (27:17.7) while Brandon Diaz (27:44.3) was 38th, Dario Epifania (27:52.4) was 39th and Connor McBride (27:56.6) was 43rd. Kevin Lauer clocked in at 28:11.0 (49th) and Noah Cziryak timed out at 28:26.4 (53rd) respectively. The 8k meet featured 117 competitors... Read more →


Military Appreciation Football Game, Friday

LCMR, Friday, Sept 17, 2021, events start at 5:30 pm & kickoff is 7:00 pm MILITARY APPRECIATION FOOTBALL GAME TO HONOR ALL CAPE MAY COUNTY SERVICE MEMBERS Lindenwold at Lower Cape May Regional 687 Route 9, Cape May FRIDAY, September 17, 2021 5:30 PM The game begins at 7:00 PM National Anthem at 6:55 PM We ask all Active, Retired, Reserve, and National Guard Military, Veterans, & First Responders to join us on the field shoulder to shoulder during the national anthem. ARMY, NAVY, MARINES AIR FORCE, COAST GUARD, POLICE, FIRE, CMC SWAT, & EMTs Please join us for this... Read more →


Rowan's Sports: Wilby Alfred Named Player of the Week; Cross Country Men's Team Ranked 21

KANSAS CITY, MO - Rowan sophomore Wilby Alfred has been named the Division III Men’s Player of the Week by the United Soccer Coaches (USC), marking the first time that a Prof has earned this national honor. Alfred (Neptune, NJ/Neptune) totaled four goals and one assist in #15 Rowan's two wins at Haverford's Jimmy Mills Tournament. Against Haverford the Profs trailed, 3-1, but he scored twice in a span of 27 seconds to tie the match, in which Rowan would eventually win early in overtime, 4-3. In the 3-2 overtime victory over Washington College, Alfred had both the tying goal... Read more →


Philadelphia Phillies News & Final Season Predictions 

It’s starting to become now or never for the Philadelphia Phillies, who sit 2.5 games out of the final NL wild card spot and 4.5 games behind the Atlanta Braves for first in the NL East. The Phillies have dropped five of their last six games, with three of those losses coming to the struggling Colorado Rockies. The good news for the Phillies is that the schedule gets very friendly over the next two weeks. They’ll host the Chicago Cubs for a three-game set before visiting the slumping New York Mets in a weekend series. Philadelphia will return home for... Read more →


Rowan Volleyball Begins NJAC Play with Win over William Paterson

WAYNE, N.J. -- Rowan kicked off New Jersey Athletic Conference play with a 3-0 win at William Paterson on Tuesday evening. Set scores were 25-20, 25-20, and 25-19. As a team, the Profs used a 39-15-110 hitting line (.218) with five players finishing with five more kills, led by Brianna Newson with 12. Newson also added a personal-eight digs. Cassidy Abdalla and Natalie Ogden each produced seven kills apiece while Isabel Kirchnerand Geena Edmanson both had five respectively. Defensively, Kirchner and Edmanson registered two block each while Simone Sparano picked up a match-high 19 digs. Rowan used two big scoring... Read more →


Pat Murphy Named Gloucester Catholic HS's Executive Director of Development

Murphy released the following statement: I am pleased to announce that I have accepted the position of Executive Director of Development at Gloucester Catholic Junior Senior High School. Over the last forty years at Gloucester Catholic I have been a teacher, department chair, boys' basketball coach, athletic director and the director of alumni relations. I am elated to begin my new journey in the development office. In 1993 I attended a workshop with former Principal John Colman. That event led to many of the things we do today. Among those was the establishment of the Alumni Communion Breakfast, the alumni... Read more →


Four Rowan Students-Athletes Receive NJAC Honors

Four Rowan student-athletes have received weekly honors from the NJAC – Wilby Alfred (men's soccer), Julia Cavicchio (field hockey), Natalie Ogden (volleyball) and Jake Riley (men's cross country) – for action through September 12. Alfred (Neptune,NJ), a sophomore, was named the Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week as he totaled four goals and one assist in #15 Rowan's two wins at Haverford's Jimmy Mills Tournament. With the Profs trailing, 3-1, he scored twice in a span of :27 to tie the match, 3-3, as Rowan would win, 4-3, in overtime. He also scored both the tying goal and the... Read more →


Michael “Mikee Whiteshoes” Francis Williamson, of Wildwood; Evangelist, Street Preacher, Lover of Jesus

Michael “Mikee Whiteshoes” Francis Williamson, 66, of Wildwood, NJ, was welcomed into Heaven on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Born on February 25, 1955 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late John Elijah and Elaine Mae (Ward) Williamson. Michael attended St. Gabriel's High School in Philadelphia and enlisted in the US Navy. Evangelist, Street Preacher, Lover of Jesus, “Mikee Whiteshoes” was a fighter. As hard as he fought against men at the beginning of his life, as a boxer, he fought for the souls of men at the end of his life, as a minister of the Gospel... Read more →


College Football: Springfield Stomps Rowan 46-24

GLASSBORO, NJ – Springfield broke open a close game with 25 second-half points en route to a 46-24 win over Rowan in non-conference football action today at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium. The loss drops Rowan to 0-2 while Springfield improves to 1-1. Springfield’s triple-option offense racked up 495 yards on the ground, without completing a pass in the game, going 0-for-3. Tim Callahan led the Pride, running for 151 yards and three touchdowns. Rowan QB Mike Husni ran for 90 yards and was 15-of-22 passing for 131 yards in the loss. Jajuan Hays ran for 53 yards, and caught one... Read more →


CNB Hunting News for NJ: Hunters! Help Keep New Jersey CWD Free!

Chronic Wasting Disease or CWD is a progressive and fatal neurologic disease caused by an infectious protein called a prion. It affects members of the Cervid family such as deer, elk, moose and reindeer, and results in emaciation, abnormal behavior, loss of bodily functions and death. Although CWD has not been found in New Jersey at this time, it poses a serious threat to our deer herds and hunting traditions. Please be aware of the following regulations and precautions before heading outdoors this season: NEVER bring a whole cervid carcass back into New Jersey from out of state. The importation... Read more →


ROWAN'S SOCCER RECORD 3-0

YORK, PA – The 15th-ranked Rowan men’s soccer team ran its record to 3-0 with a 2-1 win at York College today. Freshman Turlough Gartlan scored the game-winner in the 52nd minute, assisted by Alex Ferrara. It was Gartlan’s first goal of his collegiate career. The Profs got on the board first with an own goal by York just seven minutes into the game. Gartlan then tallied his goal, with the assist from Alex Ferrara, at 52:59 to give the Profs a 2-0 lead. York got on the board with a goal in the 77th minute. Rowan outshot the home... Read more →


Kutztown University Football Roster Includes NJ Residents

KUTZTOWN, PA (09/08/2021)-- Kutztown University has announced 103 student-athletes will represent its football team for the 2021 season. Read the full season preview here. The defending Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division champion Golden Bears eagerly await their first chance at defending their East crown and reaching a third consecutive NCAA Tournament, after a more than 21-month hiatus from the gridiron. Head coach Jim Clements, now in his seventh season leading the program, has guided Kutztown to increased win totals in each of its last four years, culminating with 2019's 11-2 record. He'll have to replace numerous contributors on... Read more →


CATHOLIC CHARITIES APPEAL TO HOST 8TH ANNUAL NIGHT WITH THE PHILLIES

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Catholic Charities Appeal (CCA) will once again partner with the Philadelphia Phillies to host a night of family fun at Citizens Bank Park. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket purchased through a dedicated link will go directly to CCA. Friday, September 10, 2021 7:05 p.m. Philadelphia Phillies vs. Colorado Rockies Citizens Bank Park 1 Citizens Bank Way Philadelphia, PA 19148 CCA is the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s single most important fundraiser benefiting hundreds of thousands of people through countless organizations and ministries in the Archdiocese. Programs receiving funding from CCA include housing for the homeless,... Read more →


THELINES.COM: Chiefs and Bucs Super Bowl Favs

(LAS VEGAS) — The Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open the 2021 NFL season as the top-two betting favorites to win Super Bowl LVI and among the biggest favorites to win in Week 1, according to TheLines.com, which tracks odds in U.S. regulated sports betting markets. A consensus of the nation’s largest legal online sportsbooks — including FanDuel, DraftKings, BetMGM, Caesars, PointsBet, SugarHouse, and Unibet — place the reigning AFC champion Chiefs at +500 to win the Super Bowl, meaning bettors would win $500 for every $100 wagered. At individual sportsbooks, the Chiefs are being offered... Read more →


Sports Heroes Who Served:

Army Maj. Stephen C. Reich Star Pitcher Chooses Army Career Over Sport

Aug. 31, 2021 | BY Dave Vergun , DOD News Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Army Maj. Stephen C. Reich was the star baseball pitcher at Shepaug Valley High School in Washington, Connecticut. The left-hander led the varsity baseball team to a state championship in 1987 where he pitched and won the championship game. He led the team back to title contention in 1989. Coming out of high school, Reich was a highly touted pitching prospect, but he chose the military over professional baseball. Reich attended... Read more →


Everything You Need to Know About Online Casinos in Philadelphia

Pennsylvania still stands out for being one of the fastest-growing gambling markets in the United States. The success of its land-based casino sector has been very impressive and the same largely applies to its recently-launched iGaming sector. That is especially true for Philadelphia which is the largest city in the state and one of its most vibrant gambling markets. In this article, we will break down all the important details about the Philadelphia online gambling scene.00 The Laws Gambling in the Philadelphia area, just like in other parts of the Keystone State, became a reality thanks to the state's massive... Read more →


New York Jets/Kean Univ. Forge Education Partnership

UNION, N.J. — Kean University is teaming up with the New York Jets to create academic and career opportunities for students, becoming an Official Education Partner of the NFL team. The Jets and the University announced the new partnership, which includes a multi-faceted educational program for Kean students, featuring a new Jets-centric course to be offered at Kean. Students and alumni will also have access to internships and jobs with the NFL franchise. VIDEO: Kean University Announces New York Jets Partnership “I am thrilled to announce that Kean University has signed on to become an Official Education Partner of the... Read more →


Rowan Women's Soccer Opens Year with 2-0 Win at Western New England

SPRINGFIELD, MA – Second-half goals by Aidan Sheehan and Emma DeMaise lifted Rowan to a 2-0 season-opening win over Western New England in women’s soccer action today in a driving rain storm. Prof goalkeeper Bristol Pizzuto made six saves to earn the shutout. After a scoreless first half, the Profs tallied their first goal of the year at 53:17 after freshman Nina Carlson dribbled to the outside of the box and sent it to the middle. Sheehan gathered it and used her right foot to net the initial goal, which was the 10th of her career. Just 11 minutes later,... Read more →


Rowan to Host 2021 NCAA Division III Cross Country Metro Regional Championship

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan University has been selected to host the 2021 NCAA Division III Cross Country Metro Regional Championship on November 13 at DREAM Park in Logan Township, NJ. It marks the third time in the last six years, and first since 2018, that Rowan has been chosen to host the meet. This marks the first year of a new 10-region model for men’s and women’s cross country, replacing the eight-region system which was in effect for nearly 40 years. The updated list of regions is comprised of: East, Great Lakes, Metro, Mid-Atlantic, Mideast, Midwest, Niagara, North, South and... Read more →


Online slots: a simple game with an opportunity to earn

Virtual reality fills the space around us. There is no escape from this tendency, but it can be used with benefit. You shouldn't just sit at the computer, it's better to go to the site and test your luck in online slots. But before that, it is better to study some points of how the game takes place. Wild reels play stand out among the popular ones; many experienced users prefer to play this slot. Why a virtual game? More and more people are moving to the virtual world, preferring to spend their time at the computer. This allows you... Read more →


CNB Fishing Maryland: The Fish Are Jumping!

Maryland Fishing Report – August 25 August 25, 2021 Brayden Castigilia holds up a northern snakehead he caught recently near Smallwood State Park. Photo courtesy of Katy Kaufmann Mother Nature is dealing Maryland some hot daytime temperatures this week, and many of those seeking some relief will flock to the water. Fishing for a variety of freshwater and saltwater fish could hardly be better as we approach the zenith of our summer fisheries, from the cool mountain streams of Western Maryland to the warmer waters of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic coast. One fish that has been providing a lot... Read more →


ATTENTION RUNNERS: ShopRite of Medford Hosts Seventh Annual “Stamp Out Hunger 5K”  

Labor Day Race Supports The Food Bank of South Jersey and Similar Organizations MEDFORD, N.J. – Help “stamp out hunger” with ShopRite of Medford on Monday, Sept. 6. The store invites runners and walkers to participate in its seventh annual Stamp Out Hunger 5K and 1-miler. The USTAF-certified course with chip timing starts and finishes in front of the Public Safety Building at 91 Union St. in downtown Medford. Registration begins at 6:45 a.m., followed by the 5K and One Mile start at 8:30 a.m. Each September, which is Hunger Action Month, the Stamp Out Hunger 5k gathers hundreds of... Read more →


The “Ultimate” Championship Weekend Comes to Audi Field in Washington, DC 

The American Ultimate Disc League Championship Weekend Features the Best in Disc, Family Fun and a Pre-Game Beer Tasting LOS GATOS, CA (August 26, 2021) - The American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) is holding its championship weekend at Audi Field in Washington, DC, September 10-11, 2021. Hosted in partnership with Events DC, both semifinal games will be played on Friday, September 10 with the championship game taking place on Saturday, September 11. In addition to the top four AUDL teams playing for a chance to win the championship, the weekend will include a Deschutes Beer Tasting event on Saturday, as... Read more →


Legless Athlete Dave Stevens to be Honored with Inspirational Achievement Award

from Runway of Dreams at NYC Fashion Week Event Being born without legs didn’t stop Stevens, a motivational speaker, from trying out for the Dallas Cowboys and playing professional baseball HARTFORD, CT (August 25, 2021) – Dave Stevens, the first person born without legs to play both college football and professional baseball announced today he will be honored with the Inspirational Achievement Award from Runway of Dreams, a nonprofit organization working towards a future of inclusion, acceptance, and opportunity in the fashion industry. Stevens will receive his award on Thursday, September 9 as a part of Fashion Week in New... Read more →


“Saturday Night Lights”  – The Profs Host Widener at 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium

GLASSBORO, NJ - The Rowan football team will make its return to competition on Saturday, September 4, with one of the highlighted events of the season – “Saturday Night Lights” – as the Profs host Widener at 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium (above), with a post-game fireworks display. The event is in partnership with Rowan After Hours and the Chamberlain Student Center and Campus Activities team. The first 1,000 fans at “Saturday Night Lights”, sponsored by Trifecta Therapeutics, will receive free funnel cake or fried Oreos. The event will also feature a “Fun Zone” with inflatables for children... Read more →


A look at Rowan's Men Soccer Team and Rowan's Mens & Women's Cross Country

​PITMAN, NJ – The Rowan men’s soccer team has been picked to finish third in the 2021 NJAC Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the conference. The Profs received two first-place votes in the poll, which gave Montclair State the top spot and Ramapo second place. The Profs make their return to play this season as the 15th-ranked team in the nation, according to the United Soccer Coaches Top 25 Preseason Poll. Rowan went 12-6-4 in 2019 and reached the NJAC Final and the NCAA Sweet 16. Rowan opens the year on September 1 at Johns Hopkins and will play... Read more →


CNB Sports: Rowan's Football Team Picked Third

PITMAN, NJ – Rowan's football team makes its return to the field after missing the 2020 season and the Profs have been picked third in the 2021 NJAC Preseason Coaches Poll. Rowan is picked behind Salisbury and Montclair State, teams that each competed in the Spring of 2021 and captured their respective divisional titles. Gloucestercitynews.net sports The Profs open the year on Saturday, September 4, on Labor Day weekend, against traditional rival Widener in the annual "Saturday Night Lights" game with a start time of 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium. Rowan has five home games on the slate... Read more →


NJMEP Raises $30,000 from Charitable Golf Outing, Breaks Records

‘Jersey Guys’ 6 – No Lost Causes Recap Friday, July 23rd, marked the sixth annual ‘Jersey Guys’ golf outing hosted by the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, Inc. (NJMEP). NJMEP and the Team Eagle Foundation come together every year to host this charitable event, which raises money for young adult scholarships, grants, and educational programs. The golf outing is hosted at Minebrook Golf Club and this year, over 130 golfers, sponsors, and NJMEP staff members helped break fundraising records. Donate Now to the ‘Manufacturing Cares’ Food Drive! This fun day of golf directly impacts the lives of so many. Everyone... Read more →


Rowan Field Hockey Picked to Finish Tied for Second Place

PITMAN, NJ – The Rowan field hockey team has been picked to finish in a tie for second place in the 2021 NJAC Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the league. The Profs received two first-place votes in the poll and are tied with last year’s champion TCNJ, with Kean being voted into the top spot. Rowan, which has not played a game since November 16, 2019, went 15-5, reached the NJAC Finals and earned a berth to the NCAA Tournament during that season. The Profs will open the year at home, on September 1 against Ursinus at Coach Richard... Read more →


Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Found in 1 Deer in Burlington County

Public Asked to Contact DEP, Report Deer With Possible Symptoms August 20, 2021 The Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife has confirmed Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) in a deer recently sampled in Burlington County. The sample was also tested for Blue Tongue, another virus that can cause hemorrhagic disease in deer, and it was negative. Neither disease is a threat to public health. EHD and Bluetongue are contracted from the bite of insects called midges (Culicoides sp.). They cannot be transmitted to people, and humans are not at risk by handling infected deer, being bitten by infected... Read more →


The most popular online casino games

(Image from inc) When it comes to online casinos it is hard to choose what games to play as you are always spoilt for choice with so many different options to choose from. It is also nearly impossible to decide what online casino to play on so there is a good number of options like these here. So, what are the most popular online casino games? It is hard to say for a fact as so many different players have different opinions and choices. Slots and roulette have always been a firm favorite amongst most online casino players, the choice... Read more →


Sports Heroes Who Served: Star Baseball Catcher Johnny Bench Was a Soldier

Aug. 17, 2021 | BY David Vergun , DOD News Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Johnny Bench played his entire Major League Baseball career, 1967 through 1983, with the Cincinnati Reds, primarily as a catcher. He was the leader of the Reds team known as the Big Red Machine, which dominated the National League in the mid-1970s. The Big Red Machine won six division titles, four National League pennants and two World Series championships. A 14-time All-Star and a two-time NL most valuable player, Bench excelled... Read more →


PA Game Commission: Deer Can't Transport Covid to Humans

By Natalie Kapustik | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – In response to recent reports about the connection between COVID-19 and deer, the Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking to reassure residents that there is no evidence to support that deer can spread the virus to humans or that humans can contract it from consuming venison. Research from the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that in Pennsylvania and three other states wild white-tailed deer tested positive for the antibodies to the SARS-CoV-2 virus, meaning that these deer were exposed to the COVID-19 virus and formed antibodies as an immune... Read more →


How to Find a Resource for Football Betting

Do you want to place football bets? Then, you need to find a proper betting resource. Well, it’s not as easy as it seems. Today’s gambling market is constantly growing, which opens the door not only for responsible operators but also scammers. During the search, you will have to focus on three major factors. Let’s find them out! Best Odds Guaranteed Beginners often underestimate the significance of odds, which is a huge mistake. When it comes to football betting, odds happen to be determinants of potential profits. It’s a simple fact. However, bettors often ignore it by concentrating on the... Read more →


Idaho Falls wins consecutive American Legion World Series titles

Back-to-back: By Richard Walker Aug 18, 2021 Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 entered the 2021 American Legion World Series as the event's last champion, from 2019. And the cancellation of the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic meant Idaho Falls head coach Ryan Alexander entered the 2021 season with only one player back from that 2019 title team, and a lot of unknowns. After Wednesday afternoon, Alexander now knows his team will go down in ALWS history after winning its second straight title with a 6-1 win over Honolulu, Haw., at Keeter Stadium at Veterans Field in Shelby, N.C.... Read more →


Top 6 of the Best Video-Game Movies

Video-game movies have a bad rap. That's no secret. Nonetheless, not all video game adaptations are doomed to fail. If you are an avid gamer or you enjoy free Aussie pokies, you probably remember the first time you played your favourite video or slot game. It was most likely, so exciting, and you felt like a part of it. When watching some of the best movies based on video games, you get to experience that same feeling again. Now, since the early 1980s, Hollywood has been trying to bring video games to life on the big screen. From Super Mario... Read more →


ALWS Championship 1 p.m. Wednesday: Defending Champions Idaho Will Face Honolulu

SHELBY NC--Defending American Legion World Series champions Idaho Falls, Idaho, will face Honolulu in the 2021 ALWS championship game at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday. The championship game was postponed from Tuesday due to inclement weather. The game will be televised on ESPNU. You can also follow the action on the American Legion World Series app, available for download through the Apple Store and Google Play, and on social media through the American Legion Baseball and ALWS Shelby Twitter feeds. Here’s a look at how the teams made it to the championship game: Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post 56 The 2019 American... Read more →


ALWS: Championship Game Tonight, Tuesday at 7:30 PM

MONDAY – AUGUST 16 Youth Athletic Day Games on TV on ESPNU Game 13 Tupelo, MS vs. Idaho Falls, ID ID 9 - MS 3 Watch online --Box Score -- Highlights Game 14 Dubuque County, IA vs. Honolulu, HI 5pm - Tues Watch online -- Box Score -- Highlights TUESDAY – AUGUST 17 Game 15 Idaho Falls, ID v. Winner Gm 14 Championship Game 7:30 pm Watch online -- Box Score -- Highlights ALWS Game 13: Idaho Wins Right to Play for Title By Richard Walker AUG 16, 2021 AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post 56 set history... Read more →


New Jersey the first state to offer fixed-odds wagering on horse racing

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill that allows fixed-odds wagering on horse racing in New Jersey. A-4909/S-3090 defines “fixed odds wagering” as a form of horse racing where account holders may lock in the odds offered by bookmakers when they place a bet, and the odds do not fluctuate. Both the state Assembly and state Senate unanimously approved the measure in June. Once the race is finished, the funds are transferred from the fixed-odds wagering licensee to winning bettors. The fixed-odds wagering licensee would levy applicable fees. In... Read more →


Page 12: Scrapbook of Carmen Palmiero, Outstanding GHS/Penn State Athlete Who Died Too Soon

Palmiero goes from High School star athlete to Penn State University. Where he played fraternity Intramurial Football. Carmen Palmiero formerly of Brooklawn was Carmen Palmiero formerly of Brooklawn was an outstanding all around athlete at Gloucester City High School in mid 1950’s. Palmiero was a 4 sport star playing Football, Basketball, Baseball and Track. Palmiero headed to Penn State after his graduation where he excelled in Basketball. Tragically Palmiero and a friend died in an auto accident driving home for Christmas in his Sophomore year. We were recently provided with a copy of a scrapbook by Rose Van Eck, Carmen’s... Read more →


ALWS REMAINING SCHEDULE

Standings Stars Stripes Fargo Post 400, ND 0-2 Midland Post 165, MI 1-1 Ridge Post 255, MD 1-1 Dubuque County Post 137, IA 1-1 Tupelo Post 49, MS 2-1 Beverly Post 331, MA 1-1 Honolulu, HI (OS) 2-1 Idaho Falls Post 56, ID SUNDAY – AUGUST 15 Salute to Healthy Living Games online on ESPN3 Game 10 Dubuque County, IA vs. Midland, MI 1:00 p.m. Watch online -- Box Score -- Highlights Game 11 Ridge, MD vs. Fargo, ND 4:00 p.m. Watch online -- Box Score -- Highlights Game 12 Beverly, MA vs. Idaho Falls, ID 7:30 p.m. Watch online... Read more →


GUEST OPINION:

Centers for Disease Control to the Left of Media

August 13, 2021 Bill Donahue | CNBNews Contributor Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on just how far left the CDC has become: Gloucestercitynews.net graphic file As recently as a few years ago, no one would believe that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) was to the left of the mainstream media. But a lot has recently changed. From draconian strictures on Covid to the latest pronouncements on climate change, it is clear that the CDC has become a very political institution. Perhaps nothing shows how much it has changed more than its comments on the necessity of pregnant women... Read more →


ALWS Game 1: Hawaii defeats North Dakota Plus Results of GAMES 2, 3, AND 4

By Richard Walker Aug 12, 2021 The starting time of Thurday's American Legion World Series opener was 4 a.m., local time for Honolulu, Haw. But Honolulu coach Oly Gante didn't think the early starting time was the reason his unbeaten team started slow before it beat Fargo (N.D.) Post 400, 7-1 at Keeter Stadium at Veterans Field. "I believe we were nervous for some reason," Gante said. "But they did a good job and came around and won the game." Honolulu (32-0) manufactured two runs in the second inning, then got its first hit of the game two batters into... Read more →


CNB Fishing Maryland: Life on the Chesapeake All About Family and Friends...and...Blue Claw Crabs

by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Maryland Fishing Report August 11, 2021 Photo by Jim Livingston Life on the Chesapeake is all about family and friends, a good boat, a good dog, and getting out on the water to enjoy it all. In many cases, this involves catching some blue crabs for a crab dinner together. Throughout the summer, anglers should continue to check the striped bass fishing advisory forecast to help protect this iconic species. Forecast Summary: August 11 – August 17: This week will be sunny, with very warm weather through Saturday and then a slight... Read more →


Catholic Charities Appeal Annual Night with the Phillies

CNBNews photo file The Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Catholic Charities Appeal (CCA) will once again partner with the Philadelphia Phillies to host a night of family fun at Citizens Bank Park. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket purchased through a dedicated link will go directly to CCA. Friday, September 10, 2021 7:05 p.m. Philadelphia Phillies vs. Colorado Rockies Citizens Bank Park 1 Citizens Bank Way Philadelphia, PA 19148 CCA is the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s single most important fundraiser benefiting hundreds of thousands of people through countless organizations and ministries in the Archdiocese. Programs receiving funding from CCA include housing... Read more →


American Legion World Series TV Schedule

All 15 games of the 2021 American Legion World Series will be available for viewing via ESPN broadcast or streaming services. The 12 pool play games will be streamed on ESPN3 while the semifinals and championship game will be broadcast on ESPNU. The ALWS schedule: Thursday, Aug. 12 10 a.m.: Fargo (N.D.) Post 400 vs. Honolulu, Haw., ESPN3 1 p.m.: Dubuque County, Iowa vs. Beverly (Mass.) Post 331, ESPN3 4 p.m.: Midland (Mich.) Berryhill Post 165 vs. Idaho Falls (Idaho) Post 56, ESPN3 7:30 p.m.: Tupelo (Miss.) 49ers vs. Ridge (Md.) St. Mary’s Post 255, ESPN3 Friday, Aug. 13 4... Read more →


The 2021 ALWS Has Begun, Here Are The 8 Teams

By Richard Walker Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post 56 knows it will be the hunted in the 2021 American Legion World Series (ALWS) since it is the defending ALWS champion. But Post 56 Bandits coach Ryan Alexander figures few even remember much about the 2019 title. He thinks that includes his own players and the other seven teams in the 2021 ALWS field. “You know what, I think most of these teams don't know who we are or who won it in '19," said Alexander, whose team became the first Idaho ALWS champion in 2019 when it defeated Fargo, N.D., Post... Read more →


Collingswood Panthers vs Gloucester Catholic Rams

Panthers vs Rams Please Visit Site : www.sportslite6.oyageuy.com/hs-football.php Game Details: Collingswood High School The Collingswood (NJ) varsity football team has a home non-conference game vs. Gloucester Catholic (Gloucester City, NJ) on Friday, August 20 @ 6pm This match will start on time! Please share this match! Thank You. #livebroadcast #HighSchool #Varsity #Football Read more →