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*18th Annual Heroes to Hero Run Oct. 12

18th Annual Heroes to Hero 5-K Run/Walk Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 9:00am A time to honor and remember Tom, Jim and John who gave their lives in the tragic house fire on July 4, 2002, Gloucester City, NJ. Join their firefighter brothers, family, and friends in a day of remembrance and celebration of their lives. $3,000 in cash and... Read more →


American Legion WS #8: North Dakota over North Carolina 4-1

By Jeremy Field In a game with plenty of opportunities for both teams, it was Fargo, N.D., Post 2 which capitalized in a 4-1 victory over Randolph County, N.C., Post 45. The offenses were busy early in this one with constant chances for both teams. It only took three batters for Fargo to make an impact in the top of... Read more →


Another outstanding performance sends Louisiana to the semifinals

ALWS Game 6: By Jeremy Field Box Score Building on the momentum of a 12-1 win on Thursday, Destrehan, La., Post 366 put forth another dominating performance to move to 2-0 in pool play and clinch advancement in the American Legion World Series. Louisiana topped Festus, Mo., Post 253 in Friday’s nightcap, 9-1. Both teams threatened in the first inning,... Read more →


American Legion World Series Weekend Schedule

SHELBY, N.C. (GLOUCESTERCITYNEWS.NET)--The eight teams are set for the 2019 American Legion World Series in Shelby, N.C., and each team will have a chance to play on national television. Interest in the event continues to grow as television coverage has increased for the sixth time in seven years and television viewership has grown steadily and is estimated to be more... Read more →


HELP WANTED: Part-Time Teacher Aide

Part-Time Teacher Aide (NJ Substitute Teacher Cert, Para Professional Cert or NJ Teaching Cert Required) Must complete Criminal History Record Review as per N.J.S.A. 18:A:6-7.1 et seq., N.J.S.A 18A:39-19.1 &N.J.S.A. 18A:6-4.13 et seq. Compensation will be determined based on negotiated contract Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to: Dr. Samuel Rosetti, Superintendent, Brooklawn Board of Education 301... Read more →


CONGRATULATIONS : New Jersey Post 68 celebrates 100 years

BY: bernhard h kofoet Aug 11, 2019 Merchantville, NJ--On Aug. 11, 1919, 15 World War I veterans gathered with the idea of establishing a Legion post to serve the veterans of the communities of Merchantville and Pennsauken. Of several names submitted for the name of the post, Frederick William Grigg was selected. Corporal Frederick Grigg was killed in the Argonne... Read more →


American Legion World Series: The Final Eight

In one of the most competitive regional rounds in American Legion Baseball’s history, all eight regions required the maximum 15 games to determine a champion. Eight teams have emerged as regional victors and will move on to the American Legion World Series in Shelby, N.C., which started on Thursday, Aug. 15, and runs through Championship Tuesday on Aug. 20. Games... Read more →


Can You Identify Alleged Brooklawn Bank Robber?

BROOKLAWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 14, 2019)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Brooklawn Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a woman who robbed a bank today, August 14, 2019. The suspect entered the Wells Fargo bank located at 700 Route 130 North in Brooklawn at approximately 1:10 p.m. She handed a note to a teller and received an undisclosed... Read more →


Temperament in the classroom: helping each child find a good fit

Learn from an expert how your child's temperament affects his adjustment and achievement at school. by: Barbara Keogh PhD | GreatSchools.org | August 11, 2019 ¿En español? It is the first week of school for third graders Timmy, Kevin, and Andrew. All three boys are bright and good learners, yet they are startlingly different in their personal styles or temperaments:... Read more →


Legion Baseball Regionals: Day 4 recap

The American Legion Gloucester City News blog files AUGUST 11, 2019 RELATED: BROOKLAWN SPORTS The field has been trimmed and we are just one day away from finding out which eight teams will emerge from the field of over 3,500 teams to reach the American Legion World Series. In some regions, three one-loss teams remain, all needing to be perfect... Read more →


Centennial Ride connects Teams Legacy and Vision

The American Legion As Legionnaires before them did in March 1960, teams of wartime veterans converged Sunday in Great Bend, Kan., to recognize the American Legion Memorial Highway. There, Team Vision joined Team Legacy to connect two halves of an American Legion Centennial banner they had carried with them on a two-leg, 1,875-mile motorcycle ride that included stops at more... Read more →


Legion Baseball regionals: Day 3 recap

RELATED: BROOKLAWN SPORTS THE AMERICAN LEGION We’re down to the penultimate day of the American Legion Baseball regional tournament and four teams remain in each region. There is one unbeaten team in each of the eight pools and three teams sitting at 2-1. Per American Legion Baseball policy, the bracket may be rearranged to avoid rematches if possible. All 3-0... Read more →


TRAFFIC ADVISORY UPDATED: 295 Construction Work Continues Tonight

I-295 northbound ramp and lanes closed tonight for barrier work I-76 east ramp to I-295 north and Route 168 ramp to I-295 north closed I-295 north Exit 28 and Route 168 southbound ramp to I-295 south will be open (Trenton)(Gloucestercitynews.net)-(August 9, 2019)- - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced I-295 northbound will have two lanes closed tonight,... Read more →


American Legion Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament; Brooklawn 1-1

Joanne McClellanjoannemcclellan joannemcclellan in top of the 2nd @BrooklawnLegion answers with 1 run bring score to 3-1 with @ViennaPost180 leading @legionbaseball Mid-Atlantic about 1 hour ago · reply · retweet · favorite joannemcclellan VA @vienna_post_180 scores 3 in bottom of first to take the lead 2-0 over @Brooklawnlegion @legionbaseballMid-Atlantic Regional - game 2 about 1 hour ago · reply ·... Read more →


295 northbound to have overnight lane and ramp closures

Tonight and tomorrow night for barrier and curb work I-76 east ramp to I-295 north and ramps to and from Route 168 closed and detoured (Trenton) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced I-295 northbound will have three lanes closed tonight and tomorrow night, as well as three ramps to and from Route 168 will be closed... Read more →


American Legion Mid-Atlantic Baseball Tournament: Brooklawn Plays Vienna Today 11:30

Team Brooklawn Post 72 Canal Post 25 Funkstown Post 211 Hamburg Post 527 Morgantown Post 2 Randolph County Post 45 - HOST Vienna Post 180 Wilmington Post 10 Sunday, August 11, 2019 Wednesday, August 07, 2019 Game Time Location Team Score Team B1 9:30 AM McCrary Park Canal Post 25 Morgantown Post 2 B2 11:30 AM McCrary Park Vienna Post... Read more →


2019 American Legion Baseball regional qualifiers

From a field of over 3,500 teams, the final 64 American Legion Baseball teams have been announced. The regional tournaments will run Aug. 7-11 and feature all state champions, as well as regional hosts and runners-up from states with the most senior teams. For live stats and more information, visit americanlegion.sportngin.com/2019regionals. The 64 finalists are as follows: Northeast - Shrewsbury,... Read more →


Delaware River Festival on Sept. 7

WILMINGTON, Del. — Celebrate the Delaware River coast to coast! Come to Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, and to Wiggins Park in Camden, New Jersey for the Delaware River Festival on Sept. 7. This free festival offers loads of family fun from boat rides to crafts and face painting. The festival is a “coast-to-coast” celebration of the Delaware River by connecting... Read more →


Master Gardeners Offering Free Soil PH Testing

(Collingswood, NJ)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Master Gardeners of Camden County are offering soil pH testing for just $1 at the Collingswood Farmers Market on Saturday, August 10 – 8:00am-11:30pm. Soil pH can affect plant growth. It can affect how green your lawn is, or how much your flowers and vegetables produce. Participants must bring a small bag of soil from their garden for testing.... Read more →


Ralph K. Marquis, Longtime Volunteer Fireman

On August 1, 2019 in Voorhees. Age 58. Of Turnersville. Ralph is survived by his brothers, Howard Grant III and Edward Grant; sisters, Debbie Schendock, Robin Marks (W. Bruce, Sr.) and Kelly Schenberger; nephews, W. Bruce Marks, Jr. and Harley Marks; nieces, Kimberly Champion (Andy), Ashley Schenberger, Courtney Schenberger and Paige Marks as well as his God children, Theresa Gates... Read more →


Brookers Win 30th NJ American Legion State Title

UNION, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 1, 2019)--Brooklawn Post 72 won its 30th State Championship on Wednesday, July 31 defeating Broad Street Park Post 313 by a score of 3-1 at Kean University's Jim Hynes Stadium Wednesday night. Broad Street Park was the defending 2018 state champs. Down 1 - 0 the Brookers posted 3 unearned runs after a missed 2 out infield... Read more →


American Legion sponsored Centennial Ride to be streamed live online

Department-sponsored Centennial Ride to be streamed live online BY: The American Legion (Gloucestercitynews.net) --The American Legion’s 100th anniversary will be celebrated with an 1,875-mile motorcycle trek through the heart of the nation July 31-Aug. 4. The ride is organized and sponsored by six American Legion state departments between the Canada and Mexico borders, the American Legion Centennial Ride has 60... Read more →


Help American Legion Programs through the Purchase of Centennial Coins

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2019)--American Legion Family members and coin collectors have purchased more than 102,500 American Legion 100th anniversary commemorative coins, according to unaudited numbers from the U.S. Mint, since their release March 14. Each coin incorporates original designs by members of the Mint’s Artistic Infusion program, inspired by The American Legion’s history and legacy. • The silver dollar features the... Read more →