Closing of Mill Road Discussed by Woolwich Committee

WOOLWICH TWP. – At their Sept. 19 meeting, the Woolwich Township Committee discussed the unsafe conditions of the Warrington Mill dam which caused the closing of Mill Road on Sept. 1. The road was closed after the inspection on Sept. 1 by the New Jersey Department of Environment Protection (DEP), showed a possible instability in […]

Kiwanis of Greater Swedesboro honored with national service awards

PICTURED ABOVE (left to right): Kiwanis State of New Jersey Immediate Past Governor Dean Konner, Kiwanis of Greater Swedesboro President Marty Caparros, Kiwanis of Greater Swedesboro Secretary Chris Wilbraham, and Kiwanis Governor of New Jersey Kirk Popiolek. SWEDESBORO — The Kiwanis of Greater Swedesboro were named as the winners of the International Bronze Award for […]

New Officers Sworn into East Greenwich Police Force

EAST GREENWICH TWP. – Kevin Tunstall, Jr. and Zackary Keane were sworn in as special law enforcement officers (SLEO), class I, to the East Greenwich Police Department during the East Greenwich Township’s Sept. 13 municipal meeting. “You’re here based on the support of your friends and family, and, obviously, the hard work that got you […]

Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Upcoming Events

Lots of activities are planned for the Fall! The Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Committee has been busy planning lots of exciting activities for our community. We can always use extra sets of hands at our events. BINGO: Want to play B-I-N-G-O? We are hosting a Family Bingo Night on Friday, Oct. 7 in the Woolwich […]

Are you hearing scary noises at night? Maybe it’s the Jersey Devil

It’s October. Time for scary movies and spooky stories. Here’s a scary one for you with a local twist. Have you heard the one about the kangaroo-like creature with the face of a horse, the head of a dog, wings of a bat, horns, and a tail that was seen flying around South Jersey including […]


WOOLWICH TWP. – The always popular Kingsway Holiday Craft Show will be held on Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kingsway Regional High School. The event will feature handmade crafts as well as Kingsway apparel. Galleries can be viewed at or

South Harrison Fall Festival, Oct. 7 & 8

HARRISONVILLE – A South Harrison Township Fall Festival will be held at Stewart Park on Friday, Oct. 7 and Saturday, Oct. 8. The event will be fun and filled with food trucks, vendors, crafters, carriage rides, a wine and beer garden, amusement rides, and fireworks at dusk. The festival will be held on Friday from […]


SWEDESBORO — Trinity “Old Swedes” Episcopal Church will host a Halloween Trunk or Treat on Saturday, Oct. 29 starting at 3 p.m. in the church parking lot on Church Street in Swedesboro. This fun event provides a safe environment for kids to trick-or-treat in costume. “Trunkers” are asked to decorate their car trunks or pick-up […]

BBQ, Beer & Premium Bourbon Tasting, Oct 30

SWEDESBORO — Trinity “Old Swedes” Historic Preservation Foundation’s annual BBQ, Beer & Bourbon fundraiser dinner will be held at Rode’s Barn located on 533 Kings Highway in Swedesboro on Oct. 30 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. The dinner includes BBQ chicken, pulled pork, coleslaw, mac & cheese, cornbread, homemade desserts, tea, coffee, and domestic beer […]