Dear Editor, I would like to introduce myself; my name is Greg Ferretti and I have been a resident of Gloucester County for 53 years. I reside in Deptford, NJ with my wife Lori and my two children Vincent and Ginamarie. I am a Union Ironworker from Local #399 out of South Jersey. As an […]

Disc Golf Course Open For Play

A grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony for the Disc Golf Course At Tranquility Trails was held on April 23. Free group lessons were held that day for attendees. Tranquility Trails is located at 301 High Hill Road in Woolwich Township. Pictured left to right are Lynne Bussott, Carolyn Grasso, Diane Keyser, Ann Dorsett, Kristine Rooney […]

Local Student-Runner, Ryan Duffy, Is ‘Every Coach’s Dream’

Although many strive, athletic greatness is out of each for most of us. Even for those with natural ability, it is often fleeting. For innate talent is rarely paired with a strong will and ceaseless dedication to one’s sport. Not so in the case of Ryan Duffy. At only 13 years old, Ryan is winning […]

Installing Cameras To Stop Vandalism In Locke Ave. Park A Possibility

WOOLWICH TWP – Woolwich Township residents are gearing up for spring and the township committee is making sure all the community’s facilities are ready for the season. At the Woolwich Township Committee Meeting on April 18, the committee made several announcements regarding their preparation for spring. According to Committeeman Michael Nocentino, public spaces within Woolwich […]

Golf Tourney, June 16 to benefit Trinity “Old Swedes” Church

SWEDESBORO — Trinity “Old Swedes” Church Historic Preservation Foundation is holding its 28th Annual Golf tournament at Town & Country Golf Links in Woodstown on Thursday, June 16. The tournament begins at 11:30 a.m. with a Shotgun Start Scramble format and finishes with cocktails and a banquet at 4:30 p.m. The entry fee of $150 […]

Asparagus Time!

It’s finally springtime. This means flowers, and leaves on the trees. But what it means the most for me, is asparagus. Fun local facts about asparagus: an Asparagus Festival Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 14 in Mullica Hill to celebrate the Centennial of the first air shipment of produce in America when 1,000 […]


WOODSTOWN — The 129th Woodstown Friends Meeting Strawberry Supper will be held on Saturday May 21. Only pre-paid take-out dinners will be available for $20. Tickets must be purchased online at (PayPal or Venmo) or by check mailed to Woodstown Monthly Meeting, PO Box 13, Woodstown, NJ 08098. No tickets will be sold at […]

May Swedesboro Library Programs

Click on our online events calendar to find out all the GCLS library events (  Check out our Youtube page ( for past recorded storytimes, STEM & craft videos, & more.  Follow us on our Library Facebook page (  for library announcements and news.  To browse, borrow and download from our selection of eBooks, eAudiobooks, […]


CLARKSBORO — St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Clarksboro invites you to “save these dates” on your calendar of upcoming events: Friday, June 3 – Designer Bag Bingo Saturday, June 11 – Food Drive for The Blessing Store Saturday, July 16 – Chicken BBQ Take Out Dinner Be sure to watch for more details to follow.

Logan Township H&SL To Host Spring Fling Raffle

LOGAN TWP. — The Logan Township Home and School League is thrilled to announce that they will be hosting a Spring Fling Raffle & Celebration on May 31. The event is being hosted at the Logan Township Elementary School. “We are so excited to bring back this event! Our community deserves the chance to have […]