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ZION COMMUNITY CHURCH VBS, JULY 10-14

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ZION COMMUNITY CHURCH VBS, JULY 10-14

CLARKSBORO — Vacation Bible School will be held at Zion Community Church from July 10 to 14 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day. All children ages 4 through entering 8th grade are invited to come learn about Jesus with songs, stories, crafts and fun. Register in person at […]

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July 2017 Issue Obituaries

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LODGE — Joseph Carey Lodge Jr. passed away in Mariposa, Calif., on Dec. 7, 2016. — MILETTA — Betsy J. Miletta (nee DuBois), 47, of South Harrison Township and formerly of Hopewell Township passed away May 25 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia after a courageous […]

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EG School’s Hoops for Soup Recognized by Character.org

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EG School’s Hoops for Soup Recognized by Character.org

MICKLETON — The East Greenwich Township Schools’ annual Hoops for Soup service project was recently recognized by Character.org as a 2017 National Promising Practice. Hoops for Soup is organized by the Lunch Bunch at Samuel Mickle School, a 2016 Promising Practice recipient. Lunch Bunch is a student-run organization that promotes […]

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Where there’s a zucchini, there’s a recipe; Local woman wrote the book on zucchini dishes

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Where there’s a zucchini, there’s a recipe; Local woman wrote the book on zucchini dishes

South Jersey is already right in the middle of its harvest season, arguably, the best season to be a South Jerseyian. We started with asparagus in April and will end with peppers and pumpkins by November. In between, June to September, comes the other fruits and veggies vying for the […]

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East Greenwich Fire & Rescue Log

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East Greenwich Fire & Rescue Log

Dwelling Fire: 4; Building Fire: 1; Vehicle Fire: 1; Rubbish Fire: 1; Motor Vehicle Crash: 6; Medical Emergency: 1; Fire Alarm: 5; Carbon Monoxide Alarm: 2; Fumes: 1; Cover Assignment: 1; Assist Police: 1 May 19: 219 Democrat Road for a motor vehicle crash. Crews arrived to find a minor […]

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Letters To the Editor

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Letters To the Editor

To The Editor, I would like to express my gratitude to the Woolwich Township Police Department, Gloucester County EMS, and the fire departments of both Woolwich and Each Greenwich Townships. My husband and I just moved to Woolwich three weeks ago with our one year old son. On Wednesday evening, […]

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Sharptown UM Welcomes New Campus Pastor

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Sharptown UM Welcomes New Campus Pastor

WOOLWICH TWP. — The United Methodist Church has appointed Rev. Beth Caulfield as the Campus Pastor of Sharptown North United Methodist Church in Woolwich Township and as Associate Pastor at Sharptown UMC in Pilesgrove. She follows Rev. Michael Bill in her role who has been reappointed to St. John’s UMC […]

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VBS – SAVE THE DATE – AUG. 7 – 11

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VBS – SAVE THE DATE – AUG. 7 – 11

CLARKSBORO — Become a Galactic Starveyor and discover the God of the Universe at Evangelical United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School, Aug. 7 through Aug. 11. The fun will be begin at 9 a.m. and continue until noon.  Children ages 4 to 12 are all invited. Register at www.eumchurch.net or […]

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It Took 70 Years To Win Recognition But She Proves That Talent Wins Out

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It Took 70 Years To Win Recognition But She Proves That Talent Wins Out

For many of the previous generations of farm families in South Jersey whose labor went into the land and whose income came out of it, Mary Sorbello’s story is routine, unremarkable, an ordinary expectation for the times. Mary expected it, and accepted it. Still does. But while Sorbello carried on […]

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Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program will be available this summer

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Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program will be available this summer

THOROFARE — Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Jim Jefferson announced that the Gloucester County Division of Senior Services Nutrition Program will be distributing Senior Farmers’ Market vouchers/checks to 1,600 Gloucester County Senior Citizens beginning on June 26. The Farmer’s Market vouchers may be used to buy […]

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