Kiddie Garden Preschool Inc. Receives 2013 Best of Swedesboro Award

SWEDESBORO — Kiddie Garden Preschool Inc. has been selected for the 2013 Best of Swedesboro Award in the Nursery & Kindergarten Schools category by the Swedesboro Award Program. Each year, the Swedesboro Award Program identifies companies that the program believes has achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local […]

Presentation Reveals Options For Downtown Swedesboro

By Karen E. Viereck Editior/Publisher SWEDESBORO — With progress beginning to happen in Woolwich Township’s large commercial development on Route 322 and Kings Highway, the question always has been, how will Swedesboro survive? This was one of the questions answered by the Strategic Advisory Group, a research company hired by the Borough of Swedesboro to determine […]

November Crossword Puzzle

  CLUES ACROSS 1. Horse drawn carriages 5. Cathode-ray tube 8. Ribosomal ribonucleic acid 12. Marbles playing stone 14. Zodiacal lion 15. Whale ship captain 16. Hit the sack 18. Hostelry 19. People of southern India 20. Four 21. Male workforce 22. March 15 23. Food lifter 26. Copy 30. De Mille (dancer) 31. Overcharged […]


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Logan Looking to Solve Vacant Homes Issue

by Robert Holt BRIDEGPORT — At the Logan Township Council meeting on Oct. 22, Mayor Frank Minor announced that a task force was being formed to decide what to do about a recent rash of vacant homes in the community. Minor acknowledged that the economy had taken its toll on a number of Logan residents, […]

Swedesboro Hears Presentation About Veteran Housing

by Robert Holt SWEDESBORO — The Swedesboro Council heard a presentation from Sam Leone of Conifer Realty at their meeting on Oct. 21. Leone is the Project Director for Conifer, a real estate development and management company specializing in affordable housing. Leone discussed a preliminary proposal regarding a community of such homes for veterans in […]


REPAUPO — “Hooked on Christ”, a crocheting/knitting group, had their handmade items blessed  by Pastor Marikay Green of the Repaupo United Methodist Church in Logan  Township on Sunday, Sep. 22, during worship service. The group, which was  organized in April 2013, chose as their first project a “scripture afghan. Each  different pattern square has a […]

Coldren To Speak At Nov. 20 Historical Society Meeting

SWEDESBORO — The Swedesboro-Woolwich Historical Society invites you to our special speaker, Andrew Coldren, from the Salem County Historical Society.  He will speak on “Salem County in the Civil War” on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. in the Swedesboro Court Room at the Swedesboro Municipal building, 1500 Kings Highway, Swedesboro. The Swedesboro-Woolwich Historical Society Museum […]

Girl Scouts Collecting Water For Soldiers

SWEDESBORO — Girl Scout Troop 61590 is working on a service project to help our troops. The Red Cross has informed us that cases of 16 ounce bottled water are needed for our troops. The water is given out to the troops that are getting deployed and those that are returning home. The water is […]

Coach Lewis AND Coach Kodluk Reach 100 win mark

For a coach to reach 100 wins, it requires many things. The coach has to have the knowledge and pedagogical fluency necessary to implement a sound training program. He or she also has to have the savvy to communicate effectively the objectives, goals, and expectations The talent has to be walking the hallways. More than […]