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01/13/2018 12:06 PM
Woodbury High students to participate in Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

On Monday, while most students in the area will be enjoying their day off from school for the federal holiday, students from Woodbury High School will be participating in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, embracing a "day on, not a day off."


12/27/2017 04:10 PM
Stop the race-based rhetoric, Rev. Sharpton; New mom's grief ignored 40 years ago | Feedback

The South Jersey Times reported that on Dec. 10, Gov.-elect Phil Murphy was welcomed to New Hope Baptist Church in Elizabeth by the Rev. Al Sharpton.


12/20/2017 11:28 PM
Woodbury parents ask district to address racism at schools

Several parents say their children have been called derogatory names at school and on social media. Instead of the administration stepping in, they say, the kids are dealing with the racism on their own.


12/20/2017 06:52 PM
Despite coaching change, Woodbury's David Alston sticks with Nebraska

Woodbury senior David Alston signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Nebraska next fall at a ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 at Woodbury High School. Alston is Minnesota's top recruit in the Class of 2018 by Rivals.com.


12/20/2017 11:37 AM
3 hurt in another crash at dangerous Gloucester County intersection

Three people were transported to a local hospital following a two-vehicle collision at a crash-plagued South Harrison Township intersection on Tuesday afternoon. A 34-year-old Vineland woman was driving north on Route 45 shortly before 3:30 p.m. when her Nissan collided with a Subaru traveling east on Monroeville Road, according to South Harrison Police Chief Nicholas Priore.


12/20/2017 09:03 AM
This early Christmas gift moved mother-daughter duo to tears

When Mariani and Mariana Torres arrived to Boggs Auto Collision Rebuilders in Woodbury, the mother-daughter pair were surprised to see each other after parting ways to run their daily errands. Each year for the past 14 years, Boggs Auto Collision Rebuilders has donated a wrecked vehicle that's been restored to pristine condition to a local family or organization in need.


12/18/2017 06:43 AM
Positivity: Founding member of CFRs and EWTN host Fr. Andrew Apostoli dies at age 75

Franciscan friar and EWTN host Fr. Andrew Apostoli, CFR, passed away on the morning of Dec. 13, his community has confirmed.