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GSBA Scholarship Awarded

August 27, 2013 7:13 pm0 comments
GSBA Scholarship winner, Sawyer Galati (center) accepts the award from
GSBA Scholarship Chairman, Rosario Licciardello (left) while proud mom,
Ceri, looks on.

SWEDESBORO — The winner of the first annual Greater Swedesboro Business Association $1,000 scholarship is Kingsway graduate, Sawyer Galati. Area students were given the challenge of explaining “The Importance of Small Business in the Community” and Galati rose to the occasion by providing the most compelling essay. “I am really […]

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Diner Dudes like their food, but helping others fills them, too

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Alan Lloyd from Diner Dudes repairs some steps as Nicky Markizon and Nora Lloyd look on.

By Jeff Wolfe A group of men who enjoy filling their stomachs each Tuesday morning at the Swedesboro Diner, are experiencing a different kind of fulfillment these days. They call themselves the Diner Dudes because of the location they choose to eat at. But they may soon find another name […]

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Oswald “Stacks” at 2013 AAU Junior Olympic Games Sport Stacking Championships

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Oswald “Stacks” at 2013 AAU Junior Olympic Games Sport Stacking Championships

Oswald “Stacks” I dare you to try it- stacking 2 cups up, one on top of another, and then un-stacking them- all in under 3 seconds. It probably won’t out work out favorably for you. Local teen Andrew Oswald has the talent to, not only do it, but he can […]

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Vincent J. Coviello

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COVIELLO – Vincent J. Coviello, age 86, of Mullica Hill, died Aug. 19. Born in Newark, NJ, he graduated from Central High School in Newark Class of 1945. He then attended Newark College of Engineering (now NJIT), and served in combat during the Korean War with the 45th Infantry Division, […]

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Joan B. Stull

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STULL – Joan B. Stull (nee Dersch), age 76 years of Mickleton went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 15. She was born in Woodbury to the late Kay and John Dersch and was a life-long resident of East Greenwich, having lived in all three towns. Joan was […]

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Jean Marie Rode

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RODE – Jean Marie Rode. That guy who makes the doughnuts would blush if he saw how hard Jean worked. Her work ethic was forged early as a child on the family’s horse farm in South Harrison. She did everything from grooming horses to bailing hay. In 1980 her green […]

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Edward Bruce Sharp

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SHARP – Edward Bruce Sharp, 61, of Mullica Hill passed away on July 10. He is survived by his son, Brett Sharp (Kelli) of Gloucester City, NJ; daughter, Sharon (Sharp) Hampton (Wesley) of Clayton; grandchildren, Jesse, Madison, Dakota, Matthew, Jonathan and Sophia and one great-grandson; sister, Lois Maxam (William) of […]

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Carol A. Anderson

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ANDERSON – Carol A. Anderson, (nee Wible), 69, of Woolwich Township passed away in her sleep on Aug. 6. Born in Philadelphia, Carol had resided in Woolwich Township with her daughter for the past two years coming from Williamstown, Berlin, and Philadelphia. She had retired from the Episcopal Hospital in […]

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Jennie A. Licciardello

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LICCIARDELLO – Jennie A. Licciardello, (nee Fiducioso) age 86 of Swedesboro passed away Aug. 5 at Inspira Medical Center, Woodbury. Jennie was a life resident of the Swedesboro area, worked on the family farm growing up, was an assembly operator at the former Teledyne Inc. Swedesboro plant and in later […]

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Dessie B. “Nan” James

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JAMES – Dessie B. “Nan” James (nee Blankenship), age 97, of Mickleton, formerly of Deptford passed peacefully on Aug. 4. Dessie was born in Osaka, VA in 1916 to Arthur and Martha Blankenship. She was married to Charles C. James, Sr. on 1934 and spent 62 wonderful years together before […]

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