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Memories: Gloucester City Letter Carriers and Support Staff (Year Unknown)

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ The Gloucester City Post Office crew, year unknown. Front row - (L. to R.) Bob Valario, Mike Foley, Chris Litle, Tim King, George Cleary, Mike Rofrano, Linda Shiflet. Back row - Ray Swanson, Carl Reiman, Cliff Prescott, John McLeer, Steve Lipski, Joe Sloan, Eric Waters. Letter carriers... Read more →


Video: Residents Living in South Jersey Communities Feel Philadelphia Refinery Explosions

image courtesy of 6ABC PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 21, 2019)--6ABC reported earlier today that residents in the Philadelphia and South Jersey area were awakened by multiple explosions and a massive fire at a 150-year-old refinery complex that continues to burn. The explosion happened around 4 AM. Residents living in the South... Read more →


*Gloucester High School Class of '65 Planning 55th Reunion

SAVE THE DATE! image Dreamstime.com The Gloucester City High School Class of 1965 is planning their 55th Class Reunion. It will be held on April 25, 2020 at The Kove in Audubon. Additional details will be available shortly. For information, questions, or to express interest, please contact either Frank Carrick... Read more →


Philadelphia Plans City’s Biggest Fireworks Shows Around July Fourth

Dozens Of Displays In The Philadelphia Region Add Up To A Spectacular Independence Day (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Philadelphia’s Fourth of July fireworks blast off in the very place where Independence Day began. The city dedicates six days and nights to the Wawa Welcome America festival, featuring three epic, music-fueled fireworks shows. Beyond Center... Read more →


Teachers Union Demonstrates in Bellmawr; Schools Closing? How Much Do Teachers Make?

photo credit (CNBNewsnet) UPDATED/CORRECTED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Members of the New Jersey Teachers Union were demonstrating this past weekend at the Route 42 overpass on Creek Road, Bellmawr. Some of the signs they were carrying read: Hurting the Middle Class Hurts Everyone Say No to Swindler Sweeney... Read more →


South Jersey Residents Inducted into Academic Honor Society at Rutgers–Camden

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 13, 2019)---- One hundred and nine area residents, all undergraduate students in the Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences, have been inducted into the Athenaeum Honor Society. Membership in Athenaeum is limited to juniors maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of no less than 3.70 (out... Read more →


Father Sullivan Golf Tournament at Pitman Golf Club, Monday, June 17

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The 23rd Annual Father Sullivan Golf Tournament will be held at the Pitman Golf Club on Monday, June 17th. Registration will begin at 12 noon. A putting contest will precede the 1:30 shotgun start. This golf tournament is named for Rev. John Sullivan who spent over twenty... Read more →


Congratulations to the Alice Costello School Class of 2019

BROOKLAWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 12, 2019)--The Commencement exercise for the Alice Costello School Class of 2019 was held on Tuesday evening, June 11, 2019 at the Alice Costello School in Brooklawn. Graduation diplomas were presented to 34 students. This year the students chose the theme “A Journey of Friendship” for the... Read more →


Joanne E. Brooks (nee Phillips), age 65, of Brooklawn

Brooklawn NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)- Joanne E. Brooks (nee Phillips), age 65 died on May 27, 2019. Joanne lived in Brooklawn most of her life and graduated from Gloucester City High School in 1972. She worked as a Medical Records Analyst at Cooper Hospital for 39 years. Survived by her son David... Read more →


Albert F. Cipolone, of Brooklawn, age 95

Albert F. Cipolone Haddon Township – Surrounded by his loving family on June 7, 2019 at age 95. Predeceased by his first wife, Albena Fillari. Loving husband of 26 years to Dolores (nee Gibson), father of Louis Cipolone (Marilyn) and Marie Cipolone. Beloved grandfather of Jessica (Walter), Erica Paciello, Larisa... Read more →


Saint Mary (Rutherford) 4 Gloucester Catholic 3

St. Mary's celebrates winning the Non-Parochial B State Title (Gloucestercitynews.net photo credit) HAMILTON TOWNSHIP --(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 6, 2019)--Saint Mary’s won the Non Parochial B State Title, Thursday night, defeating Gloucester Catholic the reigning two time champions at Veterans Park, Hamilton Township. St. Mary's pitcher Kenny Quijano held the high scoring Rams... Read more →


Two -Time Reigning State Champion Gloucester Catholic to Defend Title Wednesday at 7PM

The Rams won the South Non-Public B Title last week beating Trenton Catholic 10-0 (CNBNews photo credit Bruce Darrow UPDATE : Game moved to Thursday June 6 at 7pM GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 4, 2019) Gloucester Catholic (20-5 will face St. Mary Rutherford (20-9) Wednesday night at 7 PM... Read more →


Charlie T. Riley Jr., of Egg Harbor Township formerly of Brooklawn

RILEY, JR., CHARLES THEODORE, - of Egg Harbor Township, born on May 11, 1925, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the age of 94. Charlie to most, Pop to some, and Dad and Pop-Pop to one and one, lived a true American story. Born to father, Charles T.... Read more →


A Fight Between Neighbors Over a Wandering Chicken Ends on a Happy Note

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 31, 2019)--Over the past week Gloucester City Police saved the lives of several people who had overdosed, investigated I was just visiting! Gloucestercitynews.net graphic files burglaries, responded to a number of vehicle crashes, apprehended shop lifters, etc., etc. In other words it was normal duty for... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Rams South Jersey Champs

UPDATED BROOKLAWN, NJ-- (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 31, 2019)--Gloucester Catholic defeated Trenton Catholic 10-0 in the South Jersey Championship Game today at the Joe Barth Field, Brooklawn, NJ. Today's victory was the team's seventh straight win. Offensively they have been on fire at the plate having scored a total of 85 runs which... Read more →


Rams Face Trenton Catholic Friday at 3PM

BROOKLAWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 30, 2019)--Gloucester Catholic will face Trenton Catholic in the South Jersey, Non-Public B. sectional finals Friday, at 3 PM at the Joe Barth Field, Browning Road, Brooklawn. The Rams advanced to Friday's game after beating Holy Spirit 10-0 on Wednesday. Lillo Paxia was 1-for-2 with a double,... Read more →


Joanne E. Brooks, of Brooklawn, Cooper Hospital Employee, GHS Alumnus

Brooklawn (Gloucestercitynews.net)- Joanne E. Brooks (nee Phillips), age 65 died on May 27, 2019. Joanne lived in Brooklawn most of her life and graduated from Gloucester City High School in 1972. She worked as a Medical Records Analyst at Cooper Hospital for 39 years. Survived by her son David P.... Read more →


Brooklawn’s Joanne Schwenker Wins Hope’s Soap Gift Basket 

in New Jersey’s Heartland’s Mother’s Day Giveaway (VINELAND, NJ – May 28, 2019) – Joanne Schwenker (photo) of Brooklawn, NJ, was the Lucky New Jersey’s Heartlander to win a beautifully-designed Mother’s Day gift basket provided by Hope’s Soap. Hope’s Soap is located within The Spot Marketplace on 618 E. Landis... Read more →


Howard A. Shomo Jr. Bellmawr, age 65; Police Officer & Volunteer Fireman

(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 28, 2019)--Howard A. Shomo, Jr., 65, of Bellmawr passed away Monday, May 20, 2019. He started his career in law enforcement with the Brooklawn Police Department as a Police Officer where he went on to Westville Police Department, retiring as Sergeant after 26 years of service. As teenager and... Read more →


*Brooklawn Partners with Rite-Aids KidCents Program/Project Medicine Drop

BROOKLAWN, NJ (gloucestercitynews.net)--The Borough of Brooklawn, in partnership with Rite-Aids KidCents Program, is proud to announce they are now participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Project Medicine Drop. You can anonymously drop off old expired medications, medications you no longer use, and other drugs. Whenever the Borough building is open... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Game of Drones

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor (For Game of Thrones Fans) Summer is coming. My Lords and Ladies—behold! No longer will White Walkers troll these lands of sand and sea; now come the Brown Walkers, those tan-of-skin and slick of brow, who think nothing of making a fire on the earth and roasting... Read more →


Legacy Run online registration now live

source American Legion (gloucestercitynews.net)May 27, 2019--Online registration for The American Legion Legacy Run is now live. Click here to register for this year's ride. Online registration for riders and passengers will end Aug. 11. All riders and passengers who register online before Aug. 1 will be mailed the registration packet... Read more →