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September 2007

Judith Reinhardt Diehlman, Gloucester City Community Activist

On September 29, 2007. (nee Wilgus) Age 66. Of Gloucester City. Devoted and Caring Mother of Tammy Sharp of Blackwood, Robyn Scott of Montclair, Virginia, Lisa Cook of Gloucester City and Susan Hurley of Westville. Beloved Daughter of Martin Connelly of Gloucester City and the late Kathryn Connelly. Dear Sister of... Read more →


Gloucester County Locals in the Military

ARMY NATIONAL GUARD PVT. PAUL J. GARNER has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and... Read more →


Rider University 4, La Salle University 1

Men’s College Soccer LAWRENCEVILLE--In the final non-conference game of the season, the Broncs look ready for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference portion of the schedule, having now won five of their last six games. “Yea, I think we’re ready for MAAC play,” said Rider head coach Russ Fager after the Broncs... Read more →


Jay Leno Show: the Tale that took the Prize, submitted by Jes

Jay Leno went into the audience to find the most embarrassing first date that a woman ever had. The winner described her worst first date experience. There was absolutely no question as to why her tale took the prize! She said it was midwinter...Snowing and quite cold...and the guy had taken... Read more →


Father Chuck Leaving Sacred Heart Church for St. Francis de Sales

Bishop Galante announces the following priest personnel assignment change: Father Charles J. Colozzi from Parochial Vicar, Sacred Heart, Mt. Ephraim, to Weekend Parochial Vicar, St. Francis de Sales, Barrington, and chaplain, Camden Catholic High School, Cherry Hill, with continuation as chaplain at Gloucester Catholic High School, Gloucester, effective Sept. 28. souce... Read more →


KATHY LOVELL Still, of Camden; employee by Camden Public School District

Of Camden, NJ, on September 26, 2007, at the Silver Care Nursing Home in Cherry Hill, NJ after a courageous battle with an illness. Age 53. Beloved daughter of the late Gardner D. Still, Sr. and the late Doris I. Still (nee Armstrong). She was also predeceased by one brother and... Read more →


Richard Brown, of Bellmawr age 73

BROWN, RICHARD J. On September 27, 2007, age 73, of Bellmawr, formerly of Pennsauken NJ. Beloved husband of Florence (nee Scharr) and dear father of Terri (Louis) Evans of Magnolia, Karen (Joseph) Williamson of Wenonah and Vicki (Thomas) Stegemerten of Deptford. Loving grandfather of Louis, Amanda, Zachary, Eric, Samantha and Erin... Read more →


Marist College 3, Rider University 0

College Volleyball Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Match POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y.--The Broncs were swept by Marist in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference match Thursday night. “Marist came out very fast and ready to play,” said head coach Emily Ahlquist. “We started slow and had to fight back.” The Red Foxes defeated Rider (1-13,... Read more →


Grace Reynolds of Gloucester City; member of VFW Auxiliary

REYNOLDS, GRACE ADELE (nee Cibotti), of Gloucester City, NJ, died on September 22, 2007. Age 80. Beloved wife of the late John T. (Jack), devoted mother of John of Sicklerville, Joyce Reynolds and Georgette (Joe) Maiale of Gwynedd Valley, PA, four grandchildren Nicholas Reynolds, Joseph Maiale, Matthew Maiale and Gianne Grace... Read more →


Rutgers-Camden ready to induct second Athletic Hall of Fame class

see more sports CAMDEN – The two all-time scoring leaders in the history of Rutgers University-Camden's basketball programs, the first brother-sister combination and one of the school's all-time great baseball players will be enshrined as the 2007 inductees of the Rutgers-Camden Athletic Hall of Fame at the induction dinner on campus... Read more →


College Field Hockey Temple University 3, Rider University 1

PHILADELPHIA, Pa.--The Broncs had a two-game winning streak snapped at Temple, falling in a non-conference game Tuesday night. “We had chances to clear the ball on all three goals and didn’t and Temple able to capitalize on the mistakes,” said head coach Lori Hussong. For Rider (4-4), senior goalie Jen LoCastro... Read more →


John Manning, of National Park, age 60; member of Union Local 454 for over 40 years

MANNING, JOHN M. Of National Park, NJ passed away on September 23, 2007. Aged 60 years. John was a great brother and was good to his family and friends. He was always willing to lend a hand to anyone in need. He loved to spend time outdoors, especially fishing and boating.... Read more →


Virginia Duffey, age 68 of Pennsauken

On September 22, 2007 of Pennsauken, formerly of Mt. Holly, age 68 Beloved wife of Edward "John". Devoted mother of Brad Sherman, Marie Sherman McCurley and Jennifer Sherman and step mother of Rosemarie Straccialini, Wayne "Pete" Duffey, Linda McKay and the late Edward S. Duffey, Jr. Loving grandmother of 15 and... Read more →


Betty Giglio, of Mt Ephraim, member of Sacred Heart Church

Betty Giglio, nee DiLorenzo, age 84 of Mt. Ephraim died September 22, while a resident of the Haddonfield Home, surrounded by her loving brothers and sisters. Devoted wife of the late John Giglio to whom she was married for 50 years. Betty was born in Camden, NJ, where she resided until... Read more →


Conditions of RR Tracks in Gloucester City Deplorable

Henry Hill wrote an informative letter about the condition of the railroad tracks that go through Gloucester City. Cutting the grass is not the only thing that CSX Transportation Inc. should be required to do by the city government. Recently I had a good breakfast at the Dining Car Depot. After... Read more →


Philadelphia Officer Shot in Face Recovers

Source http://www.officer.com A rookie Philadelphia police officer who chased a suspect for several blocks after being shot in the face during a traffic stop underwent several hours of reconstructive surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania yesterday, police said. Officer Richard Decoatsworth, 21, was seriously wounded by a close-range... Read more →


Chuckles submitted by Maryan: My Favorite Things…..Now sing along!

chuckles more To commemorate her 69th birthday actress/vocalist, Julie Andrews made a special appearance at Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall. One of the musical numbers she performed was "My Favorite Things" from the legendary movie, "Sound Of Music". Here are the lyrics she used: Maalox and nose drops and needles for... Read more →


Ada B. SANDERS, longtime resident of Division Street, Gloucester City

On September 23, 2007. (nee Murphy) Age 82. Longtime resident of Division Street in Gloucester City. She retired from Campbell Soup Company in 1984. Wife of the late George Sanders. Daughter of the late Harry and Georgeanna (nee Bates ) Murphy of Camden, NJ Also Survived by 16 Children:Barbara North (... Read more →


Track: Rams Cross Country off to a 3-0 Start

The Gloucester Catholic girls cross country team is off to a 3-0 start. Above frosh Taylor Mickle winning the race and setting a course record at Woodstown of 24:07. Gloucester Catholic girls took the first four places as Taylor was followed by Shannon McGowan, Rachel Busarello and Liz Glassman. Read more →


Why Are My Brothers Dying--NEEDLESSLY?

JIM DONAHUE Process Problem Solving Contributor SOURCE HTTP://www.Officer.com Recent press releases from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington D.C. (NLEOMF) tell the horrifying story. This country is on track for 2007 to have more cops killed than at any other time in the last thirty years. Yeah--even more than... Read more →


Pet Tips by Allan: What is safe for humans can kill your dog within hours

Hey Bill , Dog Quote: A dog is like an eternal Peter Pan, a child who never grows old and who therefore is always available to love and be loved. ....Aaron Katcher Doggy Model: Darby Tussey ********************************* Many people are unaware that some of the foods that we eat on regular... Read more →


Rider University 2, Quinnipiac University 1 (ot)

Northeast Conference Game LAWRENCEVILLE--Junior Tricia Crotty (Lewistown, Pa./Indian Valley) scored 3:18 into overtime to give Rider a Northeast Conference win over Quinnipiac Sunday. “This was a good way to start the conference play,” said Rider head coach Lori Hussong. “I thought the whole game we played really tough, tougher than we’ve... Read more →


Lions Win It for Marc; Final 22-21

PHOTOS BY Bruce Darrow/Penns Grove's Jon Coppage #8 avoids being tackle by #1 Michael Becker before being brought down by Ian Hart #33. Running to assist is #25 Jeremy Collins. see GHS Honors Marc Ryan Album GHS 22 Penns Grove 21 GLOUCESTER CITY (September 23)- Gloucester City High's QB Steve Goad... Read more →


WHEN EAST MEETS WEST Sumo A Traditional Japanese Sport

More When East meets West Continued Park Three: Commentary by Hank F. Miller Jr. Due to sumo's popularity, many of these non-tournament events that were previously mentioned end up on TV. In recent years viewers have been treated to the sight of rikishi buying souvenirs in Honolulu, New York or London... Read more →


GHS Retires No.19; Lions Win Game With 19 Seconds on The Clock

The Number 19 By Bruce Darrow SEE PHOTO ALBUM Saturday’s weather called for early fog giving way to perfect late morning sunshine, the playing field was decorated in honor of Marc Ryan as a Marine Flag flew beneath the American flag. This true story of an American Hero was beginning to... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Grad died in plane crash/We Are Marshall is about that Tradegy

Note: The movie We Are Marshall has been released this week on DVD. For those who are unaware Al Carelli, Gloucester Catholic High School Class of '61 was one of coaches who died in the plane crash that killed the Marshall football team. Below is a letter received about Al from... Read more →


Hundreds pay final respects to NJ Marine who died in Iraq

source http://www.nj.com by Allison Steele Saturday September 22, 2007, 3:33 PM Frank Conlon/The Star-Ledger Pall bearers carry the casket out of the church after the funeral today for Marine Cpl. Terrence Allen of Pennsauken. Hundreds of mourners paid their final respects today to Marine Cpl. Terrence Allen, filling a church in... Read more →


Harry Lee Walker, formerly of Gloucester City, member of Plumber & Pipefitters Union

On September 20, 2007. Of Blackwood. Formerly of Gloucester City. Age 50. Devoted husband of 11 years to Barbara Ann Walker (nee Thesing). Loving father of Jasen Walker of Blackwood and Adon Walker of Brooklawn. Beloved caregiver of Joseph and Dylan Thesing. Son of Emily Walker (nee Valentine) and the late... Read more →


John Pratt, of Barrington, formerly of Bellmawr...........age 35

PRATT, JOHN H. On September 18, 2007 of Barrington, formerly of Bellmawr. Age 35. Beloved son of Jacqueline and Edward Pratt. Loving father of Alexis and Melinda. Dear brother of Michael, Sammy, Denise, Kelly, Eddie and Ryan. Also survived by his favorite cousin Beth and many other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces... Read more →