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  1. Gene W. Chilton, 90, civil engineer, owned design firmRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Gene W. Chilton, 90, of Deptford, a civil engineer and former owner of a survey and design firm in Cherry Hill, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, at his home. Mr. Chilton was the oldest trustee at North Baptist Church in Woodbury, which he had joined in 1957, daughter Doris Chilton said.

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  2. South Jersey, Group 2 wrestling previewRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The favorite : Could the No. 4 seed be the favorite here? Haddonfield beat both No. 1 Collingswood and No. 2 West Deptford in this bracket. The question will be can they do it again as both matches were close. And that's assuming Haddonfield can beat ...

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  3. Black History Month offers family events for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... program is co-sponsored by NJHC, Salem County Culture and Heritage Commission and the Friends of the Bookmobile. DEPTFORD TWP. - Mount Zion Wesley United Methodist Church, 1470 Glassboro Road in Deptford Township will host a Black History Program on ...

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  4. Wrestling playoffs: A to ZRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    ... is the top seed in South Jersey Group 2 and one of three Colonial Conference teams including No. 2 West Deptford and No. 4 Haddonfield. No. 3 Cinnaminson and No. 5 Clayton/Glassboro are also in the mix in one of the most competitive groups in the ...

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  5. Want more people to vote on school bonds? Don't vote in March, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gloucester County Times

    With three Gloucester County school districts set to vote on millions of dollars in capital projects on March 8, two local officials are asking the question: Why aren't school bond votes held in November? Kingsway Regional, along with the Deptford and Monroe township school districts, will hold bond referendum elections March 8. In keeping with current regulations, all three districts will keep the polls open for a minimum of five hours, and voting will close at 9 p.m. General elections, meanwhile, close at 8 p.m. - a discrepancy that some officials say makes people less likely to vote.

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  6. Hobby Lobby in Deptford hiring for new storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gloucester County Times

    DEPTFORD TWP. - A new Hobby Lobby location will open at The Court at Deptford in early March, company officials confirmed.

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  7. Young Philly area tappers win in dancing OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Philly.com

    ... 's wooden floor, tap-dancing to "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." TJ Koger and Christopher Pietrowski, both of West Deptford, active in the dance and theater communities since they were toddlers, leaped into tap history in December when they won a gold ...

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  8. S.J. Land & Water Trust celebrates 25th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Gloucester County Times

    The South Jersey Land & Water Trust will hold its 25th Anniversary Celebration at the annual dinner, Tuesday, March 15 at 6 p.m. at Auletto's Caterers, 1849 Cooper St., Deptford. The evening will feature an Italian dinner from Auletto's Caterers, an introduction to the Land Trust and its successes over the past 25 years, and a silent auction of fine art pieces donated by more than 30 local artists and artisans.

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  9. West Deptford School holding kindergarten registration in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NJ.com

    West Deptford Public Schools will hold kindergarten registration and screening at each of the three elementary schools in the district: Green-Fields, Oakview and Red Bank, on April 12, April 13 and April 14 To schedule an appointment, parents should call the school district's curriculum pffice, 856-848-4300, Ext. 3214, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. by April 7. Children must be 5-years-old on or before Oct. 1, 2016.

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  10. Police Seek Convicted Sex Offender Who Failed to Register Under Megan's LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Patch.com

    ... and is required to notify police of his residence, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. A Deptford Police officer attempted to contact Jacobs at the Chestnut Lane address he had provided, but was unable to. The manager of the ...

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  11. Philadelphia hip hop artist chosen to fight rapper Stitches in Celebrity Boxing matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... older which means I'm not dumb enough to start anything, but I can finish it." Carter, who appears weekly on West Deptford 's Toxic Radio 's, "The Takeover," on Tuesday nights, told the internet radio station's owner Mike Francolino he refuses to ...

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  12. 68 miles, 13 hours, 1 good cause: N.J. runner's charity missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NJ.com

    ... and they came back and didn't get the help they deserve," Szakal said Friday ahead of his 13-hour run at the West Deptford community center. If that's not impressive enough, Szakal isn't a professional runner nor is he a veteran. He works at Raymour ...

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  13. Gloucester (71) at Gloucester Tech (50) - Boys BasketballRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | NJ.com

    Jaleel Hatcher scored 18 of his game-high 29 points in Gloucester's 71-50 victory over Gloucester Tech in Deptford. Hatcher also had 10 rebounds, three steals and two blocks.

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  14. Finding the homeless and not thinking before you post | cheers and jeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Jersey Journal

    ... specifically of the high school student who posted a poll on Twitter last week asking what's more annoying at West Deptford High School - "how cold it is" or "black hallway kids." To make the situation a little worse, someone angered by that ...

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  15. Nancy Dougherty, 81, volunteer coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Philly.com

    ... 17 years old, Fuery said, with Mrs. Dougherty's 14-year-old squad based at the RiverWinds Community Center in West Deptford. In 2014, Mrs. Dougherty's son, Malcolm said, the AAU named her Volunteer of the Year for its Middle Atlantic District. Born ...

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  16. Sex offender sought after skipping court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... following his conviction for aggravated sexual assault, according to the prosecutor's office. In March 2015, a Deptford Township police officer notified the prosecutor's office that Jacobs had failed to register in Deptford as he was required to do ...

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  17. Gloucester County will no longer recycle E-wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... l municipalities to see if there is still a local drop off center or they can drop E-waste at the Best Buy store in Deptford, the Good Will Store in Woodbury Heights or Magnum Computer Recycling in Pennsauken.

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  18. What Is There Too Much Of In West Deptford?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    Moderation is key. As Patch editors, we often hear back from readers regarding which businesses they would like to see come to West Deptford.

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  19. Jean McGowan, Deptford Library employee, retiring after 26 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | NJ.com

    After 26 years of dedicated service, long-time Deptford Township Free Public Library employee Jean McGowan will be retiring at the end of this month. McGowan grew up in the Almonesson area of Deptford Township.

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  20. Business owners make $2,500 donation to Deptford Twp. Canine UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gloucester County Times

    A $2,500 donation was made to the Deptford Police Department's Canine Unit. The donation was presented to Chief William Hanstein from Deptford Township business owners Dale and Sophie Wescott of Zone 13 Tattoo & Body Piercing.

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