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*GHS Class of '69 Celebrating 50th Reunion

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--The Gloucester City Jr-Sr High School class of 1969 will be hosting its 50th Class Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 at the Tap Room Grill located on 427 W. Crystal Lake Ave., in Haddon Township, NJ 08033 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. The Tap Room Grill is... Read more →


Dave Pollander Jr., Owner of Dave's Auto Repair & Towing; Age 58

David F. Pollander, Jr. (GLOUCESTER CITY NJ )(July 1, 2019)--Surrounded by his loving family, on June 28, 2019. Age 58. Of Gloucester City. Beloved son of the late Dave and Marlene Pollander. Survived by his daughter, Leah Pollander Fowler and her husband, Tommy Fowler; cherished grandchildren, Gabriella and Baby Tommy;... Read more →


Obituary: Janet T. Smith of Gloucester City

March 8 1949 June 24 2019 Gloucester City NJ—On June 24, 2019 (nee Torpey) of Gloucester City, age 70. She was the beloved wife for 54 years of Wayne Smith, loving mother of Kimberly Driscoll (Joe), Christie Hall, Thomas Smith and dear sister of Michael Torpey (Marty). She is also... Read more →


Marie Ella Densten, GHS Alumnus Class of 1950

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 10, 2019--Marie was born on October 22, 1932 and passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019. Marie was a resident of New Jersey at the time of passing. Marie was a Gloucester City High School graduate class of 1950. Arrangements were under the direction of the Ellis-Stiefel Funeral Home... 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 →


Gloucester High School Distinguished Alumnus to be Honored Wednesday Night

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester High School will hold their annual “Academic Awards Night” on Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. and will induct the following alumni into branches of their Academic Achievement Hall of Fame: Distinguished Alumnus Distinguished alumni who exemplify the school's motto of Partnership, Performance, and... Read more →


Ryan Patrick Harter, of Gloucester City; GHS Alumnus Class of 2011

Ryan Patrick Harter December 21, 1992-May 3, Gloucester City – On May 3, 2019. Age 26. Beloved son of Gary M. and Anne Harter (nee Fitzpatrick). Loving brother of Ian M. Harter and Lauren N. Liddy. Cherished maternal grandson of Marie Fitzpatrick. Beloved uncle of Lorelie and Jonah. Also survived... Read more →


Gloucester City Man Stabbed to Death in Nearby Camden

CAMDEN CITY, NJ --Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide in Camden on Friday, May 3, 2019. Camden County Police responded to reports of an unconscious male near the 1000 block of South 5th Street in Camden at approximately 10:52 a.m.... Read more →


(VIDEO) Gloucester City High School Hug Challenge 2019

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 2, 2019)--Gloucester City High School, NJ is a great place to be! We challenge you to spread the love...hug someone and #hugchallenge2019 We need more positivity in schools :) Thank you Dave Matthews Band for inspiring us "Everyday." source Elizabeth Light Related: Gloucester City High School... Read more →


Gloucester High/Gloucester Catholic Softball News

The South Jersey Times has listed Gloucester High and Gloucester Catholic softball teams has two teams to watch in 2019. The other schools listed are Delsea, GCIT, and Kingsway. Gloucester High The Lions were one run away from a state championship last season. While Gloucester graduated seven seniors from that... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic and Gloucester High Baseball/Softball News

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (April 1, 2019)--Gloucester Catholic baseball is ranked number three by the Courier Post in their top 15 teams in South Jersey. Coming in at Number one is Bishop Eustace Prep followed by St. Augustine. Gloucester Catholic will play Salem today, Monday, at the Joe Barth Field, Browning... Read more →


The Part 11:

The Early History of the City of Gloucester City: The Settlement; Industry: The Bleachery

The Permanent Settlement In 1661, another group of colonists from Dublin, Ireland, under the leadership of Robert Zane, arrived at Gloucester Point aboard “Ye Owners Adventure,” joined those who had not moved to Burlington and again began laying out a town worthy of distinction. The first roadway cleared was and... Read more →


Mazie E. Cleary, age 86, Former Co-Publisher of the Gloucester City News

by Jim Nicholson, Daily News Staff Writer POSTED: December 15, 1995 GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (December 15, 1995)--Mazie E. Cleary, former co-publisher of the Gloucester City News whose bookkeeping wizardry and work ethic kept the paper going in the tough times, died Tuesday, December 12, 1995. She was 86 and lived... Read more →


Mini Drones for Newbies

March 5, 2019 With the increasing demand for drones, the manufacturers are making affordable mini-drones for the clients. These drones are very compact in size and can be fly indoor. These drones have all the characteristic of the miniature drone. You can find almost all the shapes and sizes of... Read more →


WE NOMINATE JIM NICHOLSON

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Gloucester City High School is accepting nominations for their Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. Requirements: Must have graduated at least 10 years ago; The individual must be successful in business, professional career, self employment, or exemplary in community-humanitarian service. A man we feel who... Read more →


James D. Nicholson, A Man Who Lived a Fascinating Life

UPDATED with photo and links to related articles Jim Nicholson (CNBNews file photo) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews Editor/Publisher " I like to think that my obituary is already being written in a lot of little obituaries. It's already out there." ~Jim Nicholson GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 23, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)—James... Read more →


Joyce R. Countiss, Past West Chester College Professor; Boat Captain, GHS Alumnus

Barefoot Bay, Fl (February 22, 2019)--Joyce Ruth Countiss, Ed.D,. of Barefoot Bay, Fl., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Joyce R. Countiss (1961 GHS Alumnus) February 16, after a brief illness. Born December 7, 1943, she was the daughter of Warren and Lille Countiss of Gloucester City, and North Wildwood, NJ.... Read more →


Evan W. Taylor, Age 75, formerly of Gloucester City; GHS Class of 1962; Funeral Services Private

UPDATED Evan William Taylor III GHS ALUMNUS Class of '62 GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)(February 19, 2019)--Evan William Taylor III, a former resident of Gloucester City passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019. He was 75. Sgt. Evan William Taylor III A graduate of Gloucester City High School, Class of 1962,... Read more →


Robert J. Tricocci of Gloucester City; U.S. Army Veteran; Past City School District Employee

Gloucester City - On February 8, 2019. Age 81. Loving husband of 57 years to Helen F. Tricocci (nee Frugoli). Beloved father of Robert F. Tricocci (Monica), Daniel J. CNBNews graphics file Tricocci (Lori) and William C. Tricocci (Kathy). Cherished grandfather of Giana, Lina and Kathleen. Dear brother of Rita... Read more →


Part Three:

Early History of The City of Gloucester City: The Battle of Gloucester; Frigate Augusta

originally published 1964 Battle of Gloucester Tuesday, November 25, 1952 was the 175th anniversary of the Battle, and sometimes referred to as the skirmish at Gloucester. Here are some of the events that led up to that engagement. On July 4, 1776, besides the action of the Continental Congress which... Read more →