Lunch Money Donation

For the second year, the Greater Swedesboro Business Association has donated $1,000 to the Kingsway Cafeteria Fund. Monies are used to provide a hot meal for children whose account drops below the level to purchase a meal. Last year, 42 families were aided by the donation from local businesses.

East Greenwich Planning Board Approves 4-Story Low Income/Assisted Living Facility

MICKLETON — Final site plan approval was given for a 300 unit multi-family low income assisted living facility by the East Greenwich Township Combined Planning/Zoning Board at a special meeting held on Feb. 4. The project called the Clarksboro Commons LLC will be located at 290 E. Cohawkin Road in Clarksboro on the eastern corner […]

Woolwich Adopts Ordinance Creating New Deputy Chief Position

WOOLWICH TWP — At their meeting on Feb. 18, the Woolwich Township Committee adopted an ordinance that would create the position of Deputy Chief for the township police department. Positions authorized along with the Chief of Police in their order of rank are now deputy chief, captain, lieutenant, sergeant, corporal, patrolman, probationary patrolman and special […]

East Greenwich Township Endorses Green Building Practices

MICKLETON — At their meeting on Feb. 11, the East Greenwich Township Committee endorsed the adoption of green building practices for civic, commercial and residential buildings. According to the new resolution, buildings account for almost 12 percent of potable water use, 65 percent of waste output, and 71 percent of electricity consumption in the U.S. […]

Record Crowd at Swedesboro Black History Program

SWEDESBORO — Over 350 people crowded into First Baptist Church for Swedesboro’s Annual Black History Program on Feb. 16. This soul stirring program included something for everyone with three choirs, a jazz band, historical reenactments, and hip hop dancers. There were several standing ovations throughout the program. “The singing was ‘Singsational!’” exclaimed Honey Green, Newark, […]

Logan Elementary School Academic All Stars and Honor Students for 2nd Marking Period

LOGAN TOWNSHIP – Below is a list of students who have made Academic All Stars in Grade 6 or First and Second Honors in Grades 7 and 8 and at Logan Township Middle School for the Second Marking Period. ACADEMIC ALL-STARS Grade 6: Isabella Archer, Aurelia Beenham, Kendyl Blewitt, Charlotte Bomze, Madelyn Boston, Trexlor Boyer, […]

1st Annual Stephen C. Kreps Memorial Basketball Game, March 19

SWEDESBORO — Please join the Swedesboro-Woolwich School District (SWSD) on March 19 at 6:30 p.m. for the First Annual Stephen C. Kreps Memorial Basketball Game. In memory of Stephen Kreps, the 2019- 2020 sixth grade boys and girls basketball teams will take on the Walter Hill Staff in their annual student vs. staff basketball game. […]

Kingsway Boys and Girls Winter Track Teams Both Win State Relay Championships

The Kingsway Boys and Girls Winter Track and Field teams both have a storied past. Prior to this season, the girls program had won three state championships, while the boys program also had won three championships. Well, each team added to those totals, as they each won state team championships in January. All told, the […]

12 Students Named as Award Winners at MLK Day Program

SWEDESBORO — Many students from Swedesboro-Woolwich and Kingsway School Districts submitted entries for the MLK Day Art and Essay contests sponsored by HELP, Inc.  Twelve talented winning students received ribbons, cash prizes, ice cream certificates and special recognition from their school districts. Winners were announced at the Swedesboro MLK Day Program in front of an […]