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Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash in Logan Township

February 4, 2016 1:00 am0 comments
Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash in Logan Township

LOGAN TWP. — A 39 year old Swedesboro man was killed in a motor vehicle crash on Paulsboro Road in Logan Township in the early morning on Jan. 17. The Kia Sportage he was operating failed to negotiate a curve in the road, ran off the roadway, struck a fence, […]

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Local 2015 General and Board of Education Election Results

December 3, 2015 1:00 am0 comments
Local 2015 General and Board of Education Election Results

EAST GREENWICH TOWNSHIP Vote for 1 DALE L. ARCHER                 1,194   98.11% Write-In                                   23        1.89% Total                                        1,217 LOGAN TOWNSHIP MAYOR Vote for 1 FRANK W. MINOR               782      95.13% Write-In                                   40        4.87% Total                                        822 COUNCIL Vote for 1 BERNADINE E. JACKSON    794    98.39% Write-In                       […]

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Logan Honors Two of Their Own

November 5, 2015 1:02 am0 comments
Logan Honors Two of Their Own

By Robert Holt BRIDGEPORT– During their meeting on Oct. 20, the Logan Township Council issued proclamations to resident Patricia McCrae and Police Sgt. Vincent Minniti for service to the community. McCrae received a Citizen Award, while Minniti was given a proclamation for his retirement from the Logan Township Police Department. […]

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Logan Authorizes Independent Audit of Mayor’s Reimbursements

October 1, 2015 1:01 am0 comments
Logan Authorizes Independent Audit of Mayor’s Reimbursements

by Robert Holt BRIDGEPORT– — At their meeting on Sept. 15, the Logan Township Council authorized a resolution awarding a contract to Petroni and Associates to conduct an independent audit of Mayor Frank Minor’s expense records. Documents have shown that Minor filed for reimbursement from both his political campaign fund […]

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LOADED, STOLEN GUN & DRUGS RECOVERED BY LOGAN POLICE

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LOADED, STOLEN GUN & DRUGS RECOVERED BY LOGAN POLICE

BRIDGEPORT – Logan Township Police recovered a loaded .45 semi-automatic handgun and drugs after a vehicle stop on Rt. 130 on Sept. 17. Police have charged a Chester, PA man with various weapons offenses following the vehicle stop on Rt. 130 Northbound in the Bridgeport section of the township. The […]

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50 Safest Towns In New Jersey

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50 Safest Towns In New Jersey

WOOLWICH TWP. —  Once again, Woolwich Township/Swedesboro was named as one of the top 10 safest places on the list of the safest places to  live in New Jersey from data compiled by the security company Safewise. Adding to this year’s list is East Greenwich. Woolwich Township placed ninth on […]

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Logan Looking to Rehabilitate Abandoned Properties

September 3, 2015 1:01 am0 comments
Logan Looking to Rehabilitate Abandoned Properties

by Robert Holt BRIDGEPORT – During their meeting on Aug. 18, the Logan Township Council discussed the progress of the community’s abandoned homes and vacant properties projects. Mayor Frank Minor says Logan currently lists 35 to 40 vacated properties within the township. Minor says Logan catalogs the properties and puts […]

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First Day of School, Sept. 2

August 6, 2015 1:05 am0 comments
First Day of School, Sept. 2

WOOLWICH TWP. – East Greenwich Elementary, Kingsway Middle School and High School, Logan Elementary, South Harrison Elementary, and Swedesboro-Woolwich Elementary Schools will hold their first day of school on Sept. 2. Schools will be closed Friday, Sept. 4 and Monday, Sept. 7 for Labor Day.

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Logan Police Respond Well to Storm

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Logan Police Respond Well to Storm

by Robert Holt BRIDGEPORT — At their meeting on July 21, the Logan Township Council discussed the community’s response to the major storm on June 23. Deputy Mayor Bernadine Jackson praised the Logan Township Police Department, saying she had never felt so safe as she did at that time. “Our […]

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Logan to Expand Sewer Treatment Capacity

July 2, 2015 12:04 am0 comments
Logan to Expand Sewer Treatment Capacity

by Robert Holt BRIDGEPORT — At their meeting on June 16, the Logan Township Council discussed upcoming expansion plans for the community’s sewer treatment plant. Disputes involving residential and industrial developers in Logan and Woolwich Township have held back the necessary expansion since 2000. “Sewage treatment capacity has been a […]

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