SWEDESBORO — The First Baptist Church of Swedesboro will be having a Community Food Giveaway on Saturday, Feb. 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church parking lot at 700 Auburn Avenue, Swedesboro. To reserve your food package, send an email to or leave a message on the church phone, 856-467-2975. Be […]


MICKLETON — In order to prepare for Beginner Registration for the 2021/22 school year, the East Greenwich Township School District is looking for information about children that live in the district who will be five years old on or before October 1, 2021. Please visit the district website,, to pre-register new Beginner students. The […]

February 2021

(Due to the Covid-19 Crisis, please call the organization to verify if the meetings are cancelled or being held online.) 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 […]


SWEDESBORO All GCLS branch libraries are now open to the public but with limited access. Face masks are required.  Go to to find our virtual library online. Click the classes/events tab and choose online events calendar. Click an event to enjoy Storytime, S.T.E.M. tutorials, crafting videos, cooking demos, book chats and more. You can find everything on […]

February 2021 Issue

GAITHER — Dr. Cornelius E. Gaither. On March 22, 2020 in Forest Hill, MD at the Senator Bob Hooper House, Dr. Cornelius Gaither died at the age of 92 of congestive heart failure. He was living with his daughter in Aberdeen, MD but was a longtime resident of Swedesboro and West Deptford, New Jersey. He […]

Logan Twp. Crimelog

Dec. 2: Officers attempted to conduct a motor vehicle stop on Center Square Road when the suspect vehicle entered I-295 South and attempted to elude Officers. Officers terminated the attempt to stop the vehicle, and later identified the driver. The 19 year old Newark, DE man is being charged with Eluding and motor vehicle summonses. […]

Your Help Is Still Needed At Kings’s Things

SWEDESBORO — King’s Things is deeply in debt to residents of the Greater Swedesboro Area, Woolwich, Logan, South Harrison and East Greenwich. Your help allowed us to fulfill Our Mission:  To Feed and Clothe the Needy. Our mission has always gone beyond that. Our benevolence fund has helped families maintain their electric service, natural gas […]

Seniors of the Month for November & December

SENIORS OF THE MONTH FOR NOVEMBER Cole Griscom, son of Gary Griscom and Rachel Celiberti of Woolwich Township. School Activities:  Cole has been involved in the following activities during his high school career: Musical (freshman, sophomore, junior), Interact Club (freshman, sophomore, junior, senior), STEM Academy (freshman, sophomore, junior, senior), Model UN Treasurer (sophomore, junior, senior), […]

Easy, Tasty, and satisfying, chicken has it all

Nobody doesn’t like chicken. Except vegetarians, of course. But of every meat eating person I’ve met and discussed cooking and recipes with, chicken dishes are prominent. And that’s not surprising. Properly heated, chicken is tasty, tender, versatile, satisfying, filling, and oh, so easy to cook. It provides protein to meals from simple soups (cube, thinly […]