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GHS Lions 5 - 0 GCHS Rams 0 - 8 Records

Pictures Lions Steven Burkhardt against Palmyra The local Lions are currently 5 - 0 after defeating the opposition by a combined total score 225 to 47. The Lions are led my Senior running back Steven Burkhardt. Burkhardt is one of the League leaders who entered Fridays game against Pitman with 798 yards rushing and 15 TD's. Currently Burkhardt is #1 in West Jersey Football League with a total points with 107 and 17 touchdowns Across town the Rams are 0 - 8 being outscored 281 to 42 along with being shutout in 5 games. The Rams offense has generated 6... Read more →


Rowan Football Falls at Christopher Newport, 20-14; Fourth-Quarter Rally Foiled

NEWPORT NEWS, VA -- Rowan had a fourth-quarter comeback fall just short as the Profs fell 20-14 at Christopher Newport on Saturday in a New Jersey Athletic Conference matchup. The Profs, who trailed 20-0 after the third, got an early touchdown in the fourth from James Fara and later a big blocked punt helped set up a second score from Fara to put Rowan back in the contest. However the Captains were able to control the ball over the final five minutes to hold on for the outcome. Fara ran for 99 yards on 22 carries and added three catches... Read more →


GCHS Donor Development Report Fiscal Year '22

Donor Development Report – Fiscal Year ‘22 Gloucester Catholic's Donor Development Report for Fiscal Year 2022 was recently mailed to all GC alumni, supporters and friends. Please consider making an IMPACT donation. See message from Principal Tom Iacovone below. Dear Gloucester Catholic Alumni, Parents & Friends, It is my honor and privilege to serve as Principal here at Gloucester Catholic Junior Senior High School. This will be my 15th year here at Gloucester Catholic, and every year I am inspired in different ways, by both our students and GC Family as a whole. We have overcome unprecedented challenges over these... Read more →


Three Surprise Teams Who May Have a Super Bowl Run This Season

Philadelphia Eagles Three Surprise Teams Who May Have a Super Bowl Run This Season The NFL is back for another season and already we have seen some spectacular plays on the field. The early stages of the campaign have also given us a chance to assess all 32 teams when it comes to their Super Bowl credentials. Here are three teams who look in with a great chance of making a run to the Super Bowl in Arizona in February. Philadelphia Eagles The Philadelphia Eagles have won the NFC East just once in the last four years. The Super Bowl... Read more →


CHEF JOSE GARCES UNVEILS LINE-UP OF NEW CHEFS FOR SEASON TWO

* Chef Garces also announces new Volvér menu featuring Portuguese inspired dishes * Philadelphia, PA - James Beard Award-Winner and Iron Chef Jose Garces announces a brand new line-up for his Chefs in Residency Program at Volvér on Kimmel Cultural Campus. Back in time for the return of in-person performing arts, Garces kicks off season two with Chef Ruben "Big Rube" Harley (Chef Big Rube’s Kitchen at Pitchers Pub) starting this week, and continues with Chef Chance Anies of Tabachoy, Chef Juan Lopez of On Point Bistro, Chef Tonii Hicks Private Chef and James Beard Fellow 2022, Chefs Ryan Elmore... Read more →


CNBNews Sports: GCHS Football Breaks 15 Game Losing Streak

Gloucester Catholic is off to a running start after drought By Mark Zimmaro - September 24, 2022 The Rams are back to being a winning football team. The weight of a 15-game losing streak, which spanned parts of three football seasons, had really started to irk some of the players in the Gloucester Catholic High School football program. “Our original guys came down to the weight room every day,” senior lineman Dyheim Watson said. “We practiced every day, we grinded every day. We came into this season thinking differently.” The hard work paid off, although not immediately in the win... Read more →


Main Line Today Power Women Summit Oct.19

MAIN LINE TODAY ANNOUNCES HONOREES FOR THE 2022 POWER WOMEN SUMMIT Newtown Square, PA - Main Line Today hosts its annual Power Women Summit on Wednesday, Oct.19, 2022, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Drexelbrook Catering & Special Event Center. Tickets are on sale now! Presented by Recovery Centers of America, Devon, and Malvern, this year's Power Women Summit features a much-anticipated conversation between NBC10 news anchor Tracy Davidson and 2020 Main Line Today Power Woman Molly Arbogast, founder and CEO of POV Sports Marketing. Network, get inspired, and hear how two incredibly talented women have achieved milestones of... Read more →


Reviewed: Ernest Sports Golf Launch Monitor Es14

The ES14, released by Ernest Sports in 2014, is the company's most recent portable launch monitor. The ES14's biggest selling factor may be its mobility and the ease with which it can be set up in comparison to other high-end options. It measures 8.25 inches by 5.50 inches by 1.85 inches and weighs 3.5 pounds. Operating The Ernest Launch Monitor ES14 Users need only bring the ES14 to the range (or their home golf studio), power up the device, and adjust the integrated kickstand to ensure the device is angled appropriately to capture ball speed information (you'll need to adjust... Read more →


Rowan's Football Home Opener Spoiled by Salve Regina QB Run with 21 Seconds Left

GLASSBORO, NJ -- Salve Regina's Jake Stack scored on a QB run with 21 seconds left to sour Rowan's home opener on Saturday as the Profs fell to the Seahawks, 28-24. Rowan looked like it had the game in hand a play earlier as the defense made a big stop on a fourth and goal from the seven but a personal foul penalty gave Salve Regina a first down at the three. Stack was able to get in the end zone for the eventual game-winning score. For the Profs, James Fara rushed for 103 yards on the ground while quarterback... Read more →


Patrone Scores Hat Tick to Lead Profs to Win at Arcadia

GLENSIDE, PA – Julia Patrone scored a hat trick and four other Profs got into the scoring column as #2 Rowan rolled to a 7-1 win at Arcadia in field hockey action this afternoon. The Profs are now 7-0 on the season. The Profs also got goals from Rachel Stone, Sidney Pavlishin, Kristiina Castagnola and Cienna Bosher. For Patrone, it was her second three-goal game of the year, and the fifth of her career. The sophomore started the scoring the first quarter at 14:32 after picking up a loose ball in the circle, after Rowan had taken one of their... Read more →


GCHS Annual Kathy Campbell Scholarship Golf Outing, Oct. 1 at Pitman Golf Club

Please save the date for the 2022 Kathy Campbell Scholarship Golf Outing on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Pitman Golf Club. All proceeds benefit Gloucester Catholic students. For information on registrations and sponsorships, contact Kathy Dougherty at ekc_kd@yahoo.com Gloucester Catholic | 333 Ridgeway Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030 Read more →


NEW JERSEY JACKALS BASEBALL TEAM SECURES NEW HOME

AT LANDMARK HINCHLIFFE STADIUM IN PATERSON, NJ CNBNews graphic file Paterson, NJ – September 14, 2022 – The New Jersey Jackals, a member team of the Frontier League, a Professional Baseball League of 16 teams and Partner League of Major League Baseball (MLB), today announced the team is relocating from Yogi Berra Stadium in Montclair, NJ to its new, larger home at landmark Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson, NJ. The Jackals will kick off a 96-game season in May of 2023 at Hinchliffe, a 7,000-seat stadium that sits on a dramatic escarpment above Paterson's National Historic Great Falls and is surrounded... Read more →


Audubon upsets Unbeaten Gloucester

Winless Audubon upset the unbeaten Lions Saturday 29 - 23 at Narducci Field. The Loss was the first regular season loss for Gloucester in 2 years. The Green Wave trailed by as much as 20 in the game, but with under a minute remaining and down 23 - 21, Audubon QB Scott Lynch took his team 70 yards for the game winning 14 yard touchdown pass to Amauri Pimentel. Pictured Audubon Scott Lynch Qb Lynch completed 20 passes for 330 yards and 4 TD's with 3 going to wide receiver Pimentel. The Green Wave was turned back twice early in... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: betPARX JOINS SEPTA TO PROVIDE FREE RIDES HOME

ON BROAD STREET LINE FOR EAGLES SEASON PHILADELPHIA (September 15, 2022) – betPARX Casino & Sportsbook, one of the leading mobile Casino and Sportsbook apps, is ensuring Eagles fans get home safely this football season by partnering with SEPTA to provide free rides home from NRG Station on the Broad Street Line after every Eagles home game this season, including the home opener on Monday night against the Minnesota Vikings. “We are excited for football season and are thrilled at the opportunity to partner with SEPTA to offer complimentary rides home throughout the entire football season” said Matthew Cullen, Senior... Read more →


CNB Fishing Maryland: Nochienna Agubuzo Caught a 31-inch Northern Snakehead

Maryland Fishing Report – September 14 Angler Nochienna Agubuzo caught a 31-inch northern snakehead in the Anacostia River at Bladensburg Waterfront Park, Prince George’s County. Photo courtesy Nochienna Agubuzo As we move through September, the thrill of beautiful weather beckons everyone to get outside. There are lots of fishing opportunities to be found this week in Maryland waters, from the western mountains to the Atlantic coast, and everywhere in between. Forecast Summary: September 14 – September 20: Warming weather is predicted all this week with daytime temperatures around the mid to upper 80s. Expect calm winds less than 10 knots... Read more →


How to Watch MotoGP From Anywhere

Abdul Razak Latif/Shutterstock.com We’re getting into the most exciting part of the 2022 MotoGP season and you don’t want to miss out on any of the remaining races as the top three riders battle it out for one of the most prestigious championships in motorsport. Fabio Quatararo, Francesco Bagnaia, and Aleix Espargaro are locked in an absorbing title fight, and we’re seeing some of the most exciting racing in the history of MotoGP. There’s nothing like experiencing the thrill of a photo finish live, but it’s not always easy to tune into these races from anywhere around the world! If... Read more →


Abby Hainsworth has been named the NFHCA National Defensive Player of the Week

GENEVA, NJ - Rowan senior Abby Hainsworth has been named the NFHCA National Defensive Player of the Week as she helped lead the Profs to two wins last week which ultimately moved them up to the #2-ranking in the first NFHCA Coaches Poll of the regular season (Sept. 13). It marks the second time in the past two seasons that Hainsworth has earned the national honor. Last year she became just the second goalie in the program's history to receive the distinction, as Morgan Novak was the first in 2018. Hainsworth, who was named the NJAC Defensive Player of the... Read more →


NFL Betting Strategies and Tips for the 2022 Season

The excitement of the NFL season is upon us, as the slate is wiped clean for all 32 of the league’s teams. What happened last year is squarely in the past, and fans can look forward to an exciting campaign full of great plays and surprises. The 2022 season will also provide fans who like to wager on the NFL a new chance to score winnings in their wallet. The best betting sites for NFL, like BetMGM and Caesars, for example, already have listed their latest odds for this season as well as for the Super Bowl. With 18 weeks... Read more →


Daniel O'Brien Beloved GCHS Educator and Friend to Many Dies in Tragic Vermont Auto Accident

UPDATED/CORRECTED GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 11, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Daniel J. O’Brien, from Sandgate, Vermont, died in a single car crash on Wednesday, September 7. According to the Vermont State Police, the accident occurred on the S.E. Corners Road in Sandgate at around 4 PM on Wednesday. Danny O'Brien GCHS Graduation Photo Police say that O’Brien was traveling west when he left the traveling portion of the road, hitting a tree. He was driving a 2011 Nissan Sentra and was wearing a seatbelt. The weather was partly sunny at the time of the accident, and the road conditions were dry and dirt. From... Read more →


CNB Fishing News MD: Water Temps Will Change Fish Behavior

Maryland Fishing Report – September 7 Keith Lockwood, fisheries biologist with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Hunter Smith caught and released this fine-looking speckled trout recently in Tangier Sound. Photo courtesy Hunter Smith. Cooler air temperatures will start lowering water temperatures this month and fish behavior will begin to change, for the better in most cases. Freshwater fish will become more active during the day, summer migrants to the Chesapeake and coastal bays will begin to feel the urge to move south, and fall migrations of offshore ocean species will begin. Anglers can register now for the Rod and... Read more →


Fall Football Specials and Watch Spots in the Philly Area

Liberty Bell Gastropub 1) Cavanaugh's Rittenhouse 1921 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 https://www.cavsrittenhouse.com/ Catch the big game on 22 televisions and an eleven-foot high-resolution big screen wall to cheer on the Birds and your favorite college bowl teams. Philadelphia's iconic sports bar Cavanaugh's is on the move and grand opens in a brand new location this weekend just in time for the start of Eagles and football season. Doors are open and its game-day go time with new buffalo chicken pizza, those famous hot and tangy sweet wings with bourbon in the buffalo sauce, and all your favorite foods. See... Read more →


Rowan and Springfield MA Battle To The End

SPRINGFIELD, MA -- Mike Husni connected with John Maldonado for the go-ahead touchdown with 1:02 left and AJ Kirvin added an interception on the next defensive series to help Rowan seal up a big 38-35 win at Springfield Saturday afternoon. Husni finished the day with a career-high five touchdown passes on 21-of-31 passing for 316 yards and an interception. Three of those scores went to Maldonado who also had a personal best with three trips to the end zone along with 115 yards on nine catches. The Profs also got big plays from James Fara and CJ Barrett as well.... Read more →


Albright Student Athletes from South Jersey Compete in NCAA Athletics

READING, PA (09/06/2022)-- Albright College students are competing as members of the Lions' NCAA Division III varsity athletic teams this fall. Local athletes include: Boyle Stephan of Woodbury, N.J. (08096) is a member of the NCAA Division III Men's Soccer team at Albright College this fall. A graduate of Woodbury High School, Boyle is a junior computer science major at Albright. Britton Jada of Columbus, N.J. (08022) is a member of the NCAA Division III Women's Soccer team at Albright College this fall. A graduate of United Nations Internatl Sch, Britton is a senior business administration major at Albright. Broadhurst... Read more →


Kutztown's Opening Game a Defensive Battle Ending with Assumption Winning 3-0

WORCESTER, Mass. -- Kutztown University put forth a tremendous defensive effort, Saturday, keeping Assumption out of the end zone and allowing just 208 yards of total offense. Unfortunately, it wasn't enough. The Greyhounds matched Kutztown's defensive intensity and used a late first-quarter field goal to stun the 13th-ranked Golden Bears, 3-0, in the season opener for both teams. Graduate student linebacker Amani Justice (Salem, N.J./Salem) led the charge for defensive coordinator Eric Fargo, who returned for his second stint with the program this past offseason. Justice totaled eight tackles, including one for loss, and recovered a fumble. CJ Brown (Coatesville,... Read more →


Rowan Dominates Widener Final 42-20

CHESTER, PA. – Rowan staked a 21-0 lead and never looked back as the Profs defeated Widener, 42-20, in the football season opener for both teams at Leslie C. Quick Stadium. Quarterback Mike Husni threw for 155 yards and two touchdowns, and wide receiver John Maldonado had five catches for 101 yards and a score as the Profs churned out 351 yards of total offense. James Fara picked up 72 yards rushing on 18 attempts and added two touchdowns, one rushing and one receiving, while Jajuan Hays ran for 79 yards on nine carries. Rowan scored on its first drive... Read more →


Gene Shepherd Named New Head Coach of Salem County College Women's Soccer Program

Carneys Point, NJ – Gene Shepherd has been named the new head coach of the Salem Community College women's soccer program by Director of Athletics Dr. Bob Bunnell. "We are delighted to welcome Gene to our coaching staff. He brings with him an impressive list of credentials, from outstanding collegiate and professional playing experience to several earned coaching licenses to his current activity as Coach and Head Trainer of Sound Soccer Training." Coach Shepherd comes to Salem from an extensive professional soccer career and trainer. Shepherd played professionally in various levels starting in 2013 and continuing today. As a trainer,... Read more →


Kutztown University 2022 Football Roster Includes Steve Burkhardt, of Gloucester City

KUTZTOWN, PA (09/01/2022)-- Kutztown University has announced that 105 student-athletes will represent its football team for the 2022 season. Steve Burkhardt/Freshman Gloucester High School Alum Read the full season preview here. Following the most successful season in program history, Kutztown University football is ready for an encore performance in 2022. It was a banner year for the Maroon and Gold in 2021, winning 11 games for the second consecutive season, capturing the program's second PSAC championship, and advancing to the NCAA Division II quarterfinals. A bitter ending one play shy of the national semifinals undoubtedly fuels Kutztown's appetite heading into... Read more →


PHILLY EVENTS: BURGER BRAWL MAKES SIZZLING RETURN

WITH 60 RESTAURANTS READY TO FIRE UP THE GRILL FOR PHILADELPHIA YOUTH Philadelphia's largest burger and food competition and benefit returns to Xfinity Live after a two-year pandemic break * Philadelphia, PA - Philly Burger Brawl is back and ready to fire up the grills for its tenth edition on Sunday, October 23, 2022, at Xfinity Live, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Over 60 restaurants are ready to battle for burger bragging rights, all to help Philadelphia youth. Burger lovers and foodies are all invited to enjoy all-you-can-eat samples of the region's best, most inventive, and most unusual burger... Read more →


Atlantic 10 Commissioner Bernadette McGlade's Contract Extended; Former Resident of Gloucester City NJ

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Atlantic 10 Conference Presidents Council announced Thursday the extension of Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade’s contract through the 2025-26 academic year. Hired in 2008, McGlade is in her 15th year as A-10 Commissioner, making her the longest serving commissioner in A-10 history. She is the longest-tenured full-time female commissioner of the 32 Division I Conferences and the sixth-longest tenured Division I commissioner. McGlade grew up in Gloucester City, NJ, and was a star basketball player at Gloucester Catholic High School. “Bernadette has been an outstanding leader for the past 14 years for the Atlantic 10 Conference,... Read more →


Rowan Soccer Season Begins Thursday

GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan men's soccer team will kick off the 2022-23 season when it plays Johns Hopkins on Thursday, September 1 at 1 p.m., while marking the first competition of the new year for Prof athletics. From there, the Profs will head to San Antonio, TX, where they take on Southwestern on Saturday, September 3 at 6 p.m. local time (7 p.m. EDT) and then face the host team, 13th-ranked Trinity on Sunday at 7 p.m. local time (8 p.m. EDT). The Profs, who went 13-4-2 last season, reached the NJAC title match. Heading into this season, Rowan... Read more →


Old Baldy Civil War Round Table Meeting Sept. 8

The Old Baldy Civil War Round Table (OB CWRT) will receive the Wallace L. Rueckel Innovation Award on September 8th before its monthly meeting at the Rohrer Center in Cherry Hill. The Round Table will be presented a check for $500, a commemorative award, and recognition through the CWRT Congress’ many social media channels, quarterly newsletter, and annual report. After the ceremony, Elizabeth Leonard will discuss her book "Benjamin Franklin Butler: A Noisy, Fearless Life." The Old Baldy Civil War Round Table (OBCWRT), located in Cherry Hill, NJ, was chosen to receive the Innovation Award on July 17, 2022, by... Read more →


James A. Stezzi, 59, of Runnemede

James A. Stezzi passed away on August 24, 2022. Age 59. Of Runnemede. Loving son of the late Salvatore and Mildred Stezzi. Dear brother of Linda Gonya (David), Christine Clement, the late Vincent and Louis Stezzi. Devoted longtime partner of Maryann Massa. James was an avid fisherman and a carpenter by trade. Services are private at the request of the family. Arrangements under the direction of the Gardner Funeral Home, Runnemede Read more →


Jack Fitzpatrick, former mayor of South Harrison, U.S. Air Force Veteran, GCHS Alum, Raised in Gcity

John “Jack” Thomas Fitzpatrick of South Harrison Township, NJ, passed away on August 22, 2022, at his home surrounded by family. He was the beloved husband of Ann Fitzpatrick and the devoted father of Bartholomew Fitzpatrick and Kurt Fitzpatrick. He is also survived by his brother Tom Fitzpatrick and was the brother of the late Gerald “Jerry” Fitzpatrick Jr., the late Barbara “Babs” Biehler, and the late Richard “Dick” Fitzpatrick. Jack was born on March 15, 1936, in Shamokin, PA, and was raised in Gloucester City, NJ, where he attended Gloucester Catholic High School and worked as a lifeguard at... Read more →


CNB Sports: Rowan Field Hockey NJAC Favorite in 2022

PITMAN, NJ – The Rowan field hockey team is conference favorite heading into the 2022 season, as the Profs were picked to finish first in the NJAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll, while receiving six of a possible seven first-place votes. The defending NJAC champions, Rowan returns four All-Region selections and five of its top six scorers from last season. In 2021, the Profs went 18-3 and reached the NCAA Semifinals, while finishing with a final national ranking of fourth. In the poll, Kean was picked second, with one first-place vote, followed by TCNJ, Montclair State, Ramapo, Stockton and William Paterson. Leading... Read more →


Rowan Football Selected Second by NJAC Poll

PITMAN, NJ -- Rowan was selected second as the New Jersey Athletic Conference released its 2022 NJAC Football Preseason Poll announced on Tuesday. The Profs were slotted ahead of Kean in third place and Montclair State in fourth. The Cougars were selected as the dark horse pick. Salisbury was selected as the favorites heading into the season with six first-place votes. Montclair State drew a lone first-place vote as well. Christopher Newport (fifth), The College of New Jersey (sixth), and William Paterson (seventh) round out the poll, respectively. Rowan kickstarts its 2022 campaign on Saturday, September 3rd, with a matchup... Read more →


DATA SHOWS MARIJUANA IS NOT HARMLESS

THE DANGERS OF MARIJUANA Marijuana is not a harmless drug. Although available evidence suggests that marijuana may be less likely than opiates, barbiturates, or alcohol to induce psychological and physical dependence in its users, it has the capacity to reduce the effective functioning of individuals under its influence, and prolonged or excessive use may cause harmful severe biological and social effects in many users. The recent report, Marijuana and Health, of the Institute of Medicine (1982:5 [reproduced in the appendix]) concludes: The scientific evidence published to date indicates that marijuana has a broad range of psychological and biological effects, some... Read more →


Why Soccer Has Gained Popularity Globally

Soccer has grown into one of the most popular sports in the world. No other sport has a more global outreach than soccer. Today, it is played in more than 200 countries, and its popularity continues to soar. Here's what contributed to the sport's popularity. Cheaper to Play Soccer requires less equipment. All you need is a football, and you can turn any ground into your field. It also allows for more time spent with friends and family members. The sport has a similar pull to football, which is why fans love it. It's similar to playing a round of... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Seeking Bus Drivers for Athletic Events

via GIPHY School Bus Drivers Needed! Part-Time for athletics (No morning runs) $20 per-hour Paid training, Flexible schedule Most runs fall between 2pm-6pm (Mon-Fri) If interested contact Ian Chrzanowski At ichrzanowski@gchsrams.org if interested. source https://www.facebook.com/gchsrams/ Read more →


How to Find The Best Stretching Studio for Your Needs

unsplash.com In our fast-paced and constantly connected world, it seems that the only way to keep up is to move at a breakneck speed. We are always on the go, juggling work, family, and social obligations. It's no wonder that so many of us feel stressed out and overwhelmed. One way to combat this stress is by taking some time for ourselves each day to relax and de-stress. One of the best ways to do this is by stretching. Stretching can help improve our flexibility, posture, and overall health. But not all stretching studios are created equal. So how do... Read more →


Lower Township Police Cracking Down on Drunk Drivers

(CNBNEWSNET)--(AUGUST 18, 2022)--The Lower Township Police Department will be participating in this year's Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Statewide Labor Day Crackdown between August 19 - September 5, 2022. Impaired driving is one of the most often committed crimes, randomly killing someone in America every 48 minutes and nearly 30 people a day. That means you, your family or friends are just as likely to be innocent victims. Nationally, impaired driving fatalities are on the rise. Almost 11,000 people are killed each year. More than 300,000 people are injured. Every year more than 1 million impaired drivers are arrested... Read more →


CNB FISHING NEWS: Hooked on Fishing – Not on Drugs

HOFNOD Coordinator Honored With Award Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs Podcast with Liz Jackson (DEP Website) New Jersey’s Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs Program provides a great opportunity to get kids involved in positive recreational activities. Growing up in a big city, my parents saw value in having me spend my summers outdoors enjoying nature. These experiences afforded me the chance to discover that there is more to the world and my role in it than what the concrete jungle has to offer. Likewise, this program aims to introduce youth to the fun and excitement of fishing, and to engage... Read more →


Philadelphia Union fans enjoying soccer success in recent years

Recent years may have been complicated in the world of soccer, yet one MLS team appears to have thrived, regardless of the disruption and problematic fixture scheduling caused by the pandemic. However, now that some semblance of normality has returned, Philadelphia Union is once again entertaining fans in large numbers at their home stadium. Following many failed attempts to bring Major League Soccer to the banks of Delaware, some dating back to the foundation of the MLS itself in the early 1990s, Philadelphia Union was eventually founded in 2008. Their inaugural season in the competition came in 2010, accompanied by... Read more →


Gloucester City Board of Education Repairing/Building Athletic Fields; Seeking Sealed Bids

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT SEALED BIDS FOR: SPORTS FIELDS RESTORATIONS AND ALTERATIONS AT THE GLOUCESTER CITY HIGH SCHOOL LOCATED AT 1300 MARKET STREET, GLOUCESTER CITY, NEW JERSEY 08030. Will be received no later than 10:00 AM prevailing time, on Thursday, 08 September 2022 in the Board Offices located in the Gloucester City High School; 1300 Market Street, Gloucester City, New Jersey 08030. THIS IS NOT A SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (SDA) PROJECT Prime Bidders must be pre-qualified by the New Jersey Department of the Treasury, Department of Property and Management Construction, prior to the date that bids are received. PUBLIC... Read more →


American Legion World Series 2022 Championship Preview

Two teams chasing history By Andy Proffet SHELBY N.C. (August 16, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--It took a little more drama than Idaho Falls (Idaho) Post 56 might have wanted, but their quest for a historic achievement remains alive. Troy (Ala.) Post 70 is chasing a bit of history themselves. Idaho Falls and Troy will face off in the 95th American Legion World Series championship game on Tuesday at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. The game will air on ESPNU at 7 p.m. EDT. And follow on social media on Twitter (@LegionBaseball), Instagram (@TheAmericanLegion), and Facebook (@OfficialAmericanLegionBaseball and @AmericanLegionWorldSeries) using the... Read more →


American Legion World Series Semifinals Today Starting At 4PM; See Videos of Sunday Games

ALWS Game 10: Alabama rallies to reach semifinals By Richard Walker SHELBY, N.C. (August 14, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Troy (Ala.) Post 70 became the second 2022 American Legion World Series semifinalist on Sunday afternoon. And Post 70’s 4-3 come-from-behind victory over League City (Tex.) Post 554 meant head coach Ross Hixon could finally take a deep breath shortly after the game’s final out. “It feels good to breathe a little bit,” Hixon said after his team improved to 2-1 in pool play and took their division’s top seed into Monday’s semifinals. “It was a heckuva baseball game. If anybody missed it, they need... Read more →


Aspiring Pilates Instructor? Here's a Glimpse of Your Training

Pilates has been consistently growing in popularity for numerous reasons, e.g., career and exercise. It’s no wonder that many people are trying to get involved in it. It’s an effective workout, the impact is low, and the equipment costs less than none. Thus, it makes it popular amongst future clients who want to work on their fitness without costing too much. If you’re worried about your training and want to learn about the things that will take place during your classes, then this page is for you! Read below for a glimpse of your training to become a good Pilates... Read more →


Rowan Men's Basketball Fall Golf Outing Sept. 23

GLASSBORO, NJ – Registration is now open for the Rowan Men's Basketball Fall Golf Outing which will be held on September 23 at the Pitman Golf Course (Sewell, NJ). Cost per golfer is $100 which includes greens fees, a continental breakfast, lunch, other amenities and a $5 credit to the Pro Shop. A number of sponsorship opportunities are also available, including lunch and hole sponsorships. REGISTRATION (deadline is September 15) SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Breakfast and check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. with the shotgun start, or "tip-off" at 8:30 a.m.Lunch and a reception will follow golf. Proceeds from this outing goes to... Read more →


NJ College News: Farleigh Dickinson

Students Named to the Dean's List at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus MADISON, NJ (08/08/2022)-- Students at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, located in Teaneck, NJ have been named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2022 semester. Sharon Nicini of Gibbsboro (08026) Lauren Simpson of Bridgeton (08302) Ajmaani Mayorga of Camden (08105) Nina Pickering of Lindenwold (08021) Caitlin Beaulieu of Villas (08251) Abaigeal Babore of Merchantville (08109) To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must carry a 3.2 or better grade point average out of a possible 4.0 and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours... Read more →


American Legion World Series Begins August 11; Meet The Eight Teams

By Richard Walker Aug 09, 2022 Teams arrive in Shelby on Tuesday for The American Legion World Series. Photo by Chet Strange/The American Legion Three of the eight teams in the 2022 American Legion World Series are making their first appearance in the tournament, which begins Aug. 11 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Troy (Ala.) Post 70, Camden (S.C.) Post 17 and League City (Texas) Post 554 are the first-time ALWS teams in the 95th edition of the event. Rounding out the field are two-time defending champion Idaho Falls (Idaho) Post 56, one-time champions Midland (Mich.)... Read more →


GROWING UP GLOUCESTER CITY: The Early Years of Sports

By Louisa Llewellyn A 1874 photo of the Philadelphia Athletics who played their Sunday games in Gloucester City. During the 1880's the Philadelphia Athletics played its Sunday games in Gloucester. One game must surely have set some kind of record. The Athletics were playing Baltimore in a regularly scheduled American League game. Thousands came by ferry, train, and trolley to see the game. The crowd was much too large to be controlled and flowed onto the playing field. This situation deteriorated so quickly that the game had to be called after only two innings. A state law passed in 1888... Read more →


Garces Eats, to Debut at Wells Fargo Center in October

WELLS FARGO CENTER PARTNERS WITH JAMES BEARD AWARD-WINNING IRON CHEF JOSE GARCES FOR A BRAND-NEW CULINARY CONCEPT, GARCES EATS, TO DEBUT THIS FALL PHILADELPHIA, PA – Wells Fargo Center and James Beard Award-winning Iron Chef Jose Garces today announced plans for a new culinary concept, Garces Eats, to debut at the arena in October at the start of the 2022-23 NHL and NBA seasons. Garces Eats will replace The Bistro stand on the Broad Street side of the Club Level at Wells Fargo Center and will feature a rotating menu to highlight many of Chef Garces’ most notable dishes from... Read more →