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Swedesboro Tables Fire Service Agreement Resolution with Woolwich

March 3, 2016 12:07 am0 comments
Swedesboro Tables Fire Service Agreement Resolution with Woolwich

by Robert Holt SWEDESBORO– — During their meeting on Feb. 16, the Swedesboro Council tabled a resolution to adopt an interlocal fire service agreement with Woolwich Township, due to a continued stalemate. Swedesboro believed they had an agreement to share services of the Woolwich Fire Company in January, but were […]

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Woolwich Police Chief Marino Retires after 37 years

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Woolwich Police Chief Marino Retires after 37 years

January 9, 2016 officially became “Chief Russell H. Marino Day” in Swedesboro, as proclaimed by Swedesboro Mayor Tom Fromm and Council, in honor of Retired Police Chief Russell H. Marino for his six years of service to the community.  Among the almost 100 dignitaries, colleagues, friends and family gathered at […]

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Swedesboro agrees then disagrees with fire service agreement with Woolwich

February 4, 2016 1:03 am0 comments
Swedesboro agrees then disagrees with fire service agreement with Woolwich

by Robert Holt and Karen E. Viereck SWEDESBORO — At their meeting on Jan. 19, the Swedesboro Council gave Mayor Tom Fromm the authority to enter into a revised Interlocal service agreement for fire service with Woolwich Township with the Woolwich Fire Company. The current deal between the two towns was […]

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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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50 Safest Towns In New Jersey

October 1, 2015 1:00 am0 comments
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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Swedesboro Discusses Pedestrian Safety Measures

September 3, 2015 1:02 am0 comments
Swedesboro Discusses Pedestrian Safety Measures

By Robert Holt SWEDESBORO — During their meeting on Aug. 17, the Swedesboro Council praised the effectiveness of recently installed radar signs around the community. Swedesboro has been plagued with speeding problems over the years, and has renewed its efforts to increase safety for pedestrians. Woolwich Township Police Lt. Sheldon […]

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Woolwich Police Department Crime Log

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Woolwich Police Department Crime Log

July 21: A 34 year old Swedesboro resident was arrested on outstanding warrants during a warrant service. July 21: An 18 year old Salem resident was arrested for possession of CDS during a traffic stop on US Route 322. July 22: A Woolwich resident reported their window smashed and items […]

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New Dance Studio Opens In Swedesboro

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New Dance Studio Opens In Swedesboro

SWEDESBORO — passMORE DANCE is opening its new dance studio at 1242 Kings Highway in downtown Swedesboro, this month. passMORE DANCE brings a wealth of experience and opportunities to those who want to compete and to young dancers who just want to take their dance to the next level. What makes […]

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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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Swedesboro Touts Free Community Events

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Swedesboro Touts Free Community Events

By Robert Holt SWEDESBORO — At their meeting on July 20, the Swedesboro Council spoke about the success of their recent free kayaking event on Lake Narraticon. The first of two dates was held on July 11. Councilmember Diane Hale noted that the Economic Development Committee partnered with the Swedesboro […]

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