East Greenwich Crosswalks to Receive Solar Lights

MICKLETON — At their meeting on June 12, the East Greenwich Township Committee introduced an ordinance that would appropriate $19,000 from the Capital Improvement Fund for the installation of solar crosswalk lights at three locations in the area. The crosswalk lights will be installed at crosswalks on Democrat Road, Meadow Ridge Drive, and at Thompson […]

Logan Council Considers Beckett Road Traffic Problems

BRIDGEPORT — During their meeting on June 19, the Logan Township Council discussed speeding and traffic problems at Quail Ridge. In the public portion of the meeting, Catalano Lane resident Bruce Hutchison said vehicles had been speeding and running stop signs down his street. Many of the larger trucks are coming from Beckett Road. As […]

Disposal Of Unwanted Items Just Got Easier in Swedesboro

SWEDESBORO — It became easier to clean out your closets in Swedesboro as the town introduced a new program in June for residents to use when they have clothing and household items they want to donate. According to Swedesboro Mayor Tom Fromm, bringing in the service Curb My Clutter is part of the town’s dedication […]

Independent Spirits Distillery Expected to Open Soon in Woolwich

WOOLWICH TWP. — A new business about to open in Woolwich Township will be keeping its support systems local. At their meeting on June 18, the Woolwich Township Committee learned that the upcoming Independent Spirits Distillery sources its ingredients from local farmers. Director of Community Development Matt Blake explained that husband and wife team Kerry […]

Logan Township Police Department Crime Log

May 17, 2018 – June 12, 2017 May 21: Police were dispatched to ACME, 1619 Center Square Rd. for a report of shoplifting. Upon arrival it was learned that an unidentified black male had departed the store without paying for the product in his cart. Stolen from the store were Tide detergent Pods and a […]

Swedesboro Library Events

Register for your favorite programs! Adults: Paper Flower Ornaments – Celebrate Christmas in July! Make a Paper Flower Ornament using old maps and colored paper. Wednesday, July 25, from 6:30- 8 p.m. Registration required. Adult Book Club – The adult book club will resume in the fall. The book selections for summer reading will be […]

July 2018 Issue Obituaries

CARTWRIGHT — Kitty J. Cartwright (Duke), age 78, of Mullica Hill, passed away May 14, 2018 with family by her side. Kitty was a retired teacher with Franklin Township Schools and was a member of Barnsboro United Methodist Church. Kitty’s family was the center of her life. She loved her time spent with her grandkids. […]

Community Events

JULY AGED TO PERFECTION: If you are over 55 years of age and reside in Woolwich or Swedesboro join us. We are an active senior group enjoying common interests, games and outings. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. at the Woolwich Township Municipal Building. New members are […]

East Greenwich Fire & Rescue Fire Log

April 1, 2018 through May 31, 2018 April 1 at 15:06: 292 Iannelli Rd. for a fire alarm. Engine 1911 responded, while enroute, GC Communications advised alarm set off by steam from the shower. Engine 1911 arrived and confirmed with the homeowner that the alarm was unintentional. 1911 was in service for 20 minutes. April […]