TREES ON PARADE, DEC. 1 & 2

WOODSTOWN — After a two year Covid delay, the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit will once again host the Annual Christmas Trees on Parade. The event will be held on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 1 and 2 in the Woodstown Parish Center, 2 Lamplighter Drive, Woodstown from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Trees […]

Nov. 8 General and School Board Election Results

MUNICIPAL EAST GREENWICH COMMITTEE 2 seats DEMOCRATIC No Candidates REPUBLICANS James Philbin, Jr.* — 3,080 Eileen Hollingshead — 3,080 Write-In — 141 Republicans hold all seats on the Committee here. LOGAN TWP. COUNCIL 2 seats DEMOCRATIC Doris Hall* — 1,200 Arthur Smith, Jr.* — 1,242 REPUBLICANS Robert Edwards — 920 William Downs — 872 Write-In […]

Gloucester County’s FREE Flu Shot Dates

WOODBURY — Director Frank J. DiMarco and Commissioner Jim Jefferson are pleased to announce additional dates to the FREE Flu Shot Program. New dates have been added for 2022 and the program will now be extended into 2023. The flu is a contagious disease that spreads around the United States every year, usually between October […]

Proposed Woolwich warehouse raises concerns about proximity to elementary school

WOOLWICH TWP. – As Woolwich Township continues to grow, various warehouses, residential expansions, and retail sites have been approved and constructed within the last several years. However, Woolwich’s newest warehouse proposition, to be located next door to the Gen. Charles G. Harker Elementary School, is raising concerns about traffic, safety and how this proposal came […]

Library officially named in honor of dedicated librarian

THE SWEDESBORO LIBRARY was officially re-named on Oct. 8, the “Margaret Dombrosky Swedesboro Public Library” in honor of its now retired namesake who served for over 30 years as branch manager. “Marge”, as she prefers to be called was instrumental in ushering in new technology, innovative programming and a commitment to the community. She helped […]

East Greenwich adds Republican Way to its list of street names

EAST GREENWICH – Republican Way is now on the official list of East Greenwich streets. This will be the location of three newly approved warehouses, just off Democrat Road. At the Oct. 11 East Greenwich Committee meeting, approval was given for three warehouses to be built along Democrat Road. Afterwards, East Greenwich Mayor Dale Archer […]

Swedesboro Christmas Parade, Nov. 26

SWEDESBORO — The Annual Swedesboro Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 1 p.m., rain or shine. The parade will begin at the Walter Hill Elementary School and travel down Kings Highway to Church Street. The parade will feature a variety of community and business sponsored floats, performing groups, holiday characters, and […]

AUBURN ROAD WAREHOUSE CAUSING CONCERN

WOOLWICH TWP. — A proposed industrial park on Auburn Road in Woolwich is causing a stir among homeowners in the neighboring residential area along Oldmans Creek Road. The location of the proposed industrial park is adjacent to the Gen. Harker Elementary School on Oldmans Creek Road and residential homes. A community informational meeting held was […]

Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Upcoming Events

WOOLWICH TWP. — Need an activity for the kids when they are off from school in November? Nicole Blank, a local artist and owner of The Blank Canvas Splattered, will conduct a children’s painting class on Thursday, Nov. 10 for children aged 7 or older from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Woolwich Township Municipal […]