PSE&G To Begin Roadway Restoration In Pennsauken Township

Camden County Freeholder Susan Shin Angulo has been notified that Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) has finished upgrading a portion of its aging gas lines in Pennsauken Township. Now that the More »

Buckle Up: Pennsauken Police Takes Part In Annual “Click It Or Ticket” Initiative

The Pennsauken Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies in New Jersey and nationwide to keep people safe on our nation’s roads and highways. More »

Flowering Educational Opportunities In May

By Dr. Ronnie Tarchichi, MEd2., M.S., M.B.S., Superintendent, Pennsauken Public Schools April is now behind us and we are looking forward to May. There’s a lot ready to bloom this month! We More »

Pennsauken Youth Action Committee Theatre To Hold Auditions For “Disney’s Beauty And The Beast Jr.”

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor Auditions for the Pennsauken Youth Action Committee’s performance of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” will be held Tuesday, May 16 and Wednesday, May 17, from 6:00 More »

Fallen Soldiers Remembered At Local Memorial Day Events

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor In observance of Memorial Day, members of the community and local veterans groups will hold ceremonies this month to remember and honor those men and women who More »

Flowering Educational Opportunities In May

By Dr. Ronnie Tarchichi, MEd2., M.S., M.B.S., Superintendent, Pennsauken Public Schools

April is now behind us and we are looking forward to May. There’s a lot ready to bloom this month! We have had a very successful year thus far and the year is almost over. We look forward to all of our end of year activities.

Historic Houses of Pennsauken Open for First Sunday in May

On Sunday, May 7, the Pennsauken Historical Society will host “Colonial Earth Day” at historic Burrough-Dover House, located at 9201 Burrough-Dover Lane, right off of Haddonfield Rd. near the Wyndam Rd. traffic light, to look at historic aspects of the human relationship with the environment.

Pennsauken Youth Action Committee Theatre To Hold Auditions For “Disney’s Beauty And The Beast Jr.”

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor

Auditions for the Pennsauken Youth Action Committee’s performance of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.” will be held Tuesday, May 16 and Wednesday, May 17, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Howard M. Phifer Middle School, 8201 Park Ave., Pennsauken.

Fallen Soldiers Remembered At Local Memorial Day Events

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor

In observance of Memorial Day, members of the community and local veterans groups will hold ceremonies this month to remember and honor those men and women who lost their lives in service of their country in the Armed Forces.

Pennsauken School District To Hold Year-End Family Fun Fair On June 4

The Pennsauken School District will be hosting a year-end family fun fair on Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at its Park Avenue Campus.

“As the school year comes to a close, this event is a great way to celebrate all the accomplishments of our students,” says Dr. Ronnie Tarchichi, superintendent, Pennsauken School District. “We’ve got a lot of fun activities planned for the carnival and hope to see many of our families there.”

For just $5, children can receive a wrist band that gives them access to bounce houses, obstacle courses, mobile arcade games, and more for the length of the event. Other activities, such as miniature golf, face painting, balloon twisting, and carnival games, will be available for a small fee. Attendees will also be able to purchase items from a variety of crafters and can buy tasty offerings from more than a dozen food trucks.

More information on the carnival will be posted at Pennsauken.net in the coming weeks.

Food Truck And Touch-A-Truck Event Cancelled

As several food trucks have backed out because of the weather forecast and there is a threat of thunderstorms late afternoon/early evening, the Food Truck/Touch-A-Truck event scheduled for May 25 has been cancelled.

 

Author Judith Kristen To Discuss New Book On Bereavement

Local author and All Around Pennsauken columnist Judith Kristen will be discussing her latest book, “The Art and Grace of Communication: Healing Broken Hearts After the Loss of a Loved One,” on Thursday, May 4, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the Pennsauken Free Public Library, 5605 N. Crescent Blvd., Pennsauken; and again on Wednesday, June 14, 11:00 a.m. at Saint Peter’s Senior Ministry, 55 W. Maple, Merchantville.

Pennsauken Independent Drumline And Color Guard Hold Free Performance

The community is invited to a free performance of these talented students on Tuesday, May 2, 7:00 p.m. at the main gymnasium of Pennsauken High School, 800 Hylton Rd.

Pennsauken and Merchantville Natives Inducted Into CCHS Hall Of Fame

On Saturday, April 29 Camden Catholic High School, Cherry Hill, will induct the 11th class of inductees into its Hall of Fame for academic, arts and athletic accomplishments. Several Pennsauken and Merchantville natives will be inducted this year into the Green and White Hall of Fame for Athletics as part of the 1993 Girls Swim Team:
  • Vicki Branca Moyer, Pennsauken
  • Amy Brancato, Pennsauken
  • Dawn Sexton, Pennsauken
  • Coach Mike Parker, Pennsauken
  • Beth May Renouf, Pennsauken
  • Gwen Mayo Waggoner, Pennsauken
  • Lori Henderson, Pennsauken
  • Maureen O’Brien Fauty, Pennsauken
  • Adrienne Huffman, Merchantville
  • Kristi Tropp Furness, Merchantville
  • Gwen Wolfinger, Merchantville
  • Natalie Wolfinger, Merchantville

Special Presentation And Panel On Opioids And Heroin Abuse Held On May 17

Pennsauken Township, the Pennsauken Township Board of Education, and the Pennsauken Police Department are lending their support to a free educational program and forum sponsored by the Diocese of Camden, Discovery Ministries, Inc., and Catholic Charities that is designed to draw attention to a serious problem that’s destroying countless lives: prescription opioids and heroin abuse.

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