GIBBSTOWN – A Designer Bag Bingo sponsored by the Women’s Progressive Club of Swedesboro & Vicinity will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5 at St. Michael’s Mutual Club located at 406 Memorial Avenue in Gibbstown. Doors open at 6 p.m. and Bingo starts promptly at 7 p.m. There will also be Basket Raffles and a […]

Woolwich Fire Company Awarded $294,725 In Federal Grant Money

SWEDESBORO — The Woolwich Fire Company has been awarded a competitive Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grant totaling $295,000 by the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency. In September, fire company was notified of this award, to be used over four years for a modern recruitment marketing program to encourage greater […]

Swedesboro Expresses Concern with Trees Dying

SWEDESBORO — The Swedesboro Council discussed the number of dying trees in the area at their meeting on Sept. 16. Some members of the community attended the meeting to offer complaints. Councilmember Dave Flaherty mentioned that the Shade Tree Department had been examining the trees and cutting some back. Flaherty described many of the trees […]

Logan Accepting Bids for Road Projects

BRIDGEPORT — At their meeting on Sept. 17, the Logan Township Council accepted bids on some of their Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Road Program projects. Council had called for rebidding on these plans because previous bids had come in over budget. Council received two bids on the FY2018 New Jersey Department of Transportation reconstruction of Commerce […]

Logan, Swedesboro, Greenwich Library Events

Logan Library Branch of Gloucester County Library System Library phone number (856) 241-0202. All GCLS Libraries will be closed on Friday, Oct. 4 for Staff Development Day. Adult Programs- Please register for programs at 856-241-0202 or (events). Historical Walking Cemetery Tours– Swedesboro Cemetery Tour -Tues., Oct. 29, 4 p.m.; Mt. Zion AME Cemetery Tour […]

October 2019 Issue

CONKLIN — Emily G. Conklin, Mullica Hill, homemaker, gardener, and volunteer, died at home at age 96 on March 22, 2019. Emily was the daughter of Robert E. Godfrey and Hazel Wells Godfrey of Mt. Laurel, NJ. She was a graduate of Moorestown High School and New Jersey State Teachers College at Glassboro. She was […]

50th Annual Civil War Living History Weekend, Oct. 12 & 13

MULLICA HILL — Fall is here once again and it’s time to celebrate with the 50th annual Civil War living history weekend on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tour Civil War camps and experience life as it was. Free lantern […]

Cecil Creek Farm Wins Farmer Recognition Award, Celebrates Jersey Tastes!

EAST GREENWICH — New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher recognized Cecil Creek Farm of East Greenwich as the winning farm for the Jersey Fresh Farm to School Farmer Recognition Award. The presentation took place during the celebration of the 9th annual Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week held in September. The program is […]

East Greenwich Open Shred Event, Oct. 19

MICKLETON — Reduce clutter – clean out and purge your personal records. Protect yourself from identity theft while being green by taking part in East Greenwich Open Shred Event on Oct. 19 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Municipal Building, 159 Democrat Road, Mickleton. Bring your bags and boxes of paper to be shredded. […]


CLARKSBORO – An indoor yard sale and hoagie sale will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Zion Community Church in Clarksboro. Free clothes. Hoagies are $6 (American or Italian). Eat in or take out. For orders call 856-423-2000. Doors open at 8 a.m. Please use the side door. This event is held rain or […]