Concern voiced over approved Commercial/Residential project in Swedesboro

SWEDESBORO –Swedesboro Council heard comments at their March 20 meeting from the public, voicing their concern about how the development of the vacant lot between Red Hen and the Cheega Funeral Home on Kings Highway into a commercial and residential complex would change the downtown area. This area is part of the town’s Kings Highway […]

Swedesboro and Woolwich Resident Run For State Assembly

SWEDESBORO – Democrat Tanzie Youngblood and Robert Fitzpatrick have filed to run for the Democratic nomination for New Jersey State Assembly. Youngblood, a 23 year resident of Swedesboro, is a retired teacher. Fitzpatrick, of Woolwich Township, is a local educator and coach. Youngblood and Fitzpatrick, along with State Senate candidate Mario DeSantis have teamed up […]

Passmore Dancers Perform At Flyers Game

Dancers from passMORE DANCE were thrilled to give a pre-show performance at the Philadelphia Flyers game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Wells Fargo Center, on Feb. 25. The dance dads made orange and black tap boards in honor of the event and dancers wore black and orange tee shirts. Participating dancers were: Emily Aitken, […]

Annual Asparagus Festival, May 13 means food and fun

MULLICA HILL – The Harrison Township Historical Society is holding their annual Asparagus Festival to celebrate the first air shipment of fresh produce in the United States on May 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Historic Old Town Hall. This event celebrates the first air shipment of 1,000 pounds of asparagus direct […]

Register Now for Fall Craft Fair

The Aged to Perfection senior group is hosting a craft fair on Saturday, November 18 at the Woolwich Township Municipal Building from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost for all vendors is $10 per table payable by check to “Aged to Perfection”. Vendors must bring their own tables. Due to space limitations, there will […]


MICKLETON — The Little Red Schoolhouse is sponsoring a tennis clinic for local 4th through 6th graders at the Harmony Road courts across from the Schoolhouse. The clinic runs Tuesday and Thursday for four sessions starting June 6. Beginners and intermediates invited. They will be split into two 55-minute sessions starting at 3:45 and 4:45 […]

Woolwich adding more uses to residential district

WOOLWICH TWP. – The Woolwich Township Committee met on April 17 to discuss continued changes to the township’s 2022 Master Plan Re-Examination, the Warrington Mill Dam, and several other resolutions. A new ordinance was introduced at the meeting regarding the 2022 Master Plan Re-Examination, specifically amending the chapter discussing the 5A Residential District. Land that […]


Alden Rowlyk of Woolwich Township and Anthony Wolk of Sewell were named the 2023 New Jersey State Champions in Skills USA Mobile Robotics. The team of two are Juniors attending GCIT. Rowlyk is in the Engineering Program and Wolk studies Computer Science. Both are members of the National Honor Society. This is Rowlyk’s second year […]