Aug. 3 Jigsaw Puzzle

It’s watermelon season so let’s do another watermelon puzzle.

From Humble Farmer To Multi-Millionaire — And It All Started With A Seed

SWEDESBORO — Once upon a time in Swedesboro you always knew that summer was waning and the start of school not far off by the tangy odor of tomatoes in the air and the shift change whistles at the Edgar Hurff Canning Company. Mid-August meant the tomato glut was on and local farmers would line […]


CLAYTON — The Gloucester County Animal Shelter will be holding a “Microchip Manie” event on Saturday, Aug. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Animal Shelter, 1200 North Delsea Drive, Clayton. This is one of the best ways to help ensure the swift, safe return of your cat or dog if it gets […]

2nd Semester Kingsway High School Honor Roll

SUPERINTENDENT’S LIST GRADE 9 – Taha Ali, Talia Allen, Ava Beyer, Insia Bhagat, Giacoma Bindi, Mishi Chaturvedi, Javen Chen, Shane Clancy, Tommy Cole, Mason Corey, Leanne Dobles, Grace Dockett, Logan Downey, Elsa Edenzon, Layla Eisenhart, Julia Ellers, Emily Ferry, Olivia Filauri, Jaxson Gilrain, Amelia Giorgi, Addison Green, Colson Karetsky, Yusef Khodja, Alexander Lineburger, Liliana MacMinn, […]

New Assisted Living Facility in Woolwich Holds Grand Opening

WOOLWICH TWP. — Woolwich Gardens LLC held their grand opening for their Woolwich Gardens Assisted Living on July 21.Woolwich Gardens is located at 1150 Auburn Road in Woolwich Township, near Inspira Urgent Care.According to a press release, Woolwich Gardens Assisted Living is an industry-leading facility and different from any other senior community. It is owned […]

Information needed for Woolwich Fire Company Anniversary Article

The New Town Press is planning writing a story on the 100th Anniversary of the Woolwich Fire Company. If you have any information that you’d like to share, please email We would appreciate any present fire company representatives to contact us as well. Deadline for information is Aug. 18 for our September issue.

Local player/writer to speak at SJ Baseball Old Timers Banquet

GIBBSTOWN — The South Jersey Baseball Old Timers have named Paul Oland as the guest speaker for their annual banquet which will take place on Aug. 18 at 6 p.m. at St. Michael’s Mutual Club, 406 Memorial Ave, Gibbstown. Oland was captain of the 1969 Kingsway baseball team and continued playing for 15 years as […]

It’s melon time

Watermelons can come in a variety of sizes and colors. You can get the large family size or the individual sized ones. There are also cantaloupes and honey dew melons. These are all readily available at your local road stands or farmers markets. There is nothing like eating a slice of melon all by itself, […]

August County Library System Programs

Mullica Hill Library 389 Wolfert Station Road – 856-223-6000 Children’s Programs: Baby Storytime: Tuesday, Aug. 8, 15, 22, 29 at 10:30 a.m. Join us for stories, songs and a craft. Please register. Ages 0- 2. Preschool Storytime: Thursday, Aug. 3, 10, 17, 25, 31 at 10:30 a.m. Join us for stories, songs and a craft. […]


MICKLETON — Spaces are being reserved for the Mickleton Fall Community Yard Sale, which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Little Red Schoolhouse on Harmony Road. Spaces extend to the Mickleton Quaker Meetinghouse at Kings Highway and Democrat Road. Delicious baked goods, hoagies, snacks, and beverages […]