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Christopher Edward Beckwith

August 20, 2018 by George Ajderian (Register to contact)

Our classmate passed away in Wilmington Delaware on August 18 2018 at the age 0f 70. He had worked at the New York Daily News for some years.

class of 1964 reunion

March 7, 2014 by Bettyjane Cheesman Stoltzfus (Register to contact)

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If you are a member of the class of 1964 or know someone who is please contact me.Bettyjane Cheesman
***** or ***** (Reunion May 10th 2014)

50/yr reunion

March 2, 2014 by Bettyjane Cheesman Stoltzfus (Register to contact)

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Class of 1964 50/yr reunion coming up May 10th at the Wyndham Mount Laurel New Jersey.Contact me ***** or donnaray5@aol for more information.

Collingswood High School News From Around The Web

Collingswood High School Football Team Set For Playoffs  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Football Team Set For Playoffs - Collingswood, NJ - Collingswood is the No. 7 seed in the playoffs and visits No. 2 Camden this weekend.

Students From Collingswood High School Treated To Hamilton On Broadway  CBS Philly

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter. COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. (CBS) — A large group of lucky juniors and seniors from Collingswood High School will be ...

Collingswood Moves Up In NJ Monthlys School Rankings  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Moves Up In NJ Monthly School Ranking - Collingswood, NJ - Collingswood moved up in NJ Monthly's annual high school rankings, released on ...

Collingswood High School Alum Earns College Field Hockey Honor  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Alum Earns College Field Hockey Honor - Collingswood, NJ - Rachel Galante was named NJAC Field Hockey Offensive Player of the Week.

Demolition crew bringing down landmark structure in Collingswood  Cherry Hill Courier Post

District: Safety concerns doomed 85-year-old concrete grandstand behind Collingswood High School.

Collingswood High School stadium to be razed  Cherry Hill Courier Post

COLLINGSWOOD - Two months after voters spurned a plan to replace Collingswood High School's football stadium, officials have announced plans to demolish ...

Heres How Collingswood Schools Were Graded On New State Report  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Here's How Collingswood Schools Were Graded - Collingswood, NJ - NJ once again released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 ...

Collingswood Wrestling Team Qualifies For Playoffs  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Wrestling Team Qualifies For Playoffs - Collingswood, NJ - Collingswood visits Oakcrest in the quarterfinals on Monday.

Collingswood Girls Basketball Team Qualifies For Playoffs  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Girls Basketball Makes For Playoffs - Collingswood, NJ - The Panthers are the No. 6 seed in South Jersey Group 2.

Collingswood High School senior drives headlong into study with Children's Hospital  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Collingswood High School senior Kate Schell is helping to design a study at CHOP and recruit participants from her high school to study the brains of teen ...

Collingswood Boys Basketball Team To Host Holiday Tournament  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood To Host Boys Basketball Tournament - Collingswood, NJ - Collingswood will host the tournament on Thursday and Friday.

Collingswood Wrestlers Learn Seeds For Individual Tournaments  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood Wrestling Seeds - Collingswood, NJ - The individual championship portion of the season begins this weekend with 32 district tournaments.

LETTER: Collingswood stadium decision defies taxpayers  Cherry Hill Courier Post

The stadium and the fields, of which the stadium is a part, do not belong to school board members making a decision that denies the will of the people.

Collingswood 4th Of July Fireworks, Parades And More: 2018 Guide  Collingswood, NJ Patch

Collingswood 4th Of July Fireworks, Parades Guide - Collingswood, NJ - To the Max will help Collingswood celebrate America's Independence on July 4.

Suspect in custody after Collingswood schools bomb threat  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Students at the middle and high schools were forced to leave classes for about 90 minutes. The schools were searched and deemed safe.

High school musicals 2019: Catch popular plays at a South Jersey stage near you  Cherry Hill Courier Post

South Jersey high school students prep for spring plays.

Collingswood residents to vote on stadium plan  Cherry Hill Courier Post

COLLINGSWOOD - Lawns have become battlefields in this usually mellow borough, where residents are using yard signs to stake out positions on a school ...

Collingswood BOE Preps Athletic Facilities Referendum for Sept. Vote  NJ Pen

Consideration of plans to renovate the district stadium, which dates to the 1930's, led to a broader discussion about the facilities as a whole. The project could ...

Collingswood to Consider $20.2M Bond Referendum for School Athletic Facilities  NJ Pen

The district 'Community Outdoor Enrichment Project' would reshape its athletic facilities, adding new classrooms for students with disabilities, and offices for its ...

Clark rallies from 8-0 deficit, Reitsma wins 1-2 showdown in high-powered Region 7 finals

Collingswood High School junior Andy Clark wasn't sure what happened as he fell behind Cherokee's Cooper Pontelandolfo, 8-0, in the NJSIAA/Rothman ...

Pennsauken, Collingswood voters split on school plans  Cherry Hill Courier Post

PENNSAUKEN - The township's school system will see sweeping changes after voters strongly backed a $35.6 million improvement plan, Superintendent ...

Collingswood High School Wrestling Team Earns Top Seed In Playoffs

Collingswood Wrestling Team Seeded No. 1 - Collingswood, NJ - The Panthers host Oakcrest in the opening round of the playoffs on Monday, according to ...

N.J. coach who said he was fired for defying district's 'racist practices' settles lawsuit for $250K  USA TODAY High School Sports

COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. - Former Collingswood High School boys' basketball coach Joe McLoughlin and the borough's Board of Education have settled a 2013 ...

Collingswood High School Athlete Earns $1,000 College Scholarship

Collingswood, NJ -- Collingswood High School senior Katelyn Madden recently received a $1,000 scholarship from the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic ...

Ex-Collingswood coach settles 2013 suit for $250,000  Cherry Hill Courier Post

COLLINGSWOOD - Former Collingswood High School boys' basketball coach Joe McLoughlin and the borough's Board of Education have settled a 2013 ...

Collingswood High School prom 2016 (PHOTOS)

It's prom season throughout New Jersey and is capturing the moments for high schools in our area.

Woodlynne Considers Pulling out of Collingswood Schools for Pennsauken  NJ Pen

The district, which sends about 180 students in grades nine through 12 to Collingswood annually, is exploring an arrangement with Pennsauken and former ...

South Jersey 4th Of July Fireworks, Parades And More: 2018 Guide  Cinnaminson, NJ Patch

South Jersey 4th Of July Fireworks Guide 2018 - Cinnaminson, NJ - Check here for a list of towns hosting Independence Day fireworks in South Jersey.

Meet the Candidates: Collingswood BOE 2016  NJ Pen

We invited school board candidates from each of our coverage areas to submit short biographies of themselves to inform voters ahead of the November 8 ...

Why police were called to a South Jersey third-grade class party

On June 16, police were called to an unlikely scene: an end-of-the-year class party at the William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood.

Fireworks Cap A Day Of Fourth Of July Festivities In Collingswood

Fireworks Cap A Day Of Fourth Of July Festivities - Collingswood, NJ - A concert precedes the fireworks at Collingswood High School.

Officials: Florida Man Arrested, Charged With Kidnapping 12-Year-Old Collingswood Girl  CBS Philly

COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. (CBS) –Authorities have arrested and charged a Florida man with kidnapping a 12-year-old girl who police recently found safe in ...

Brooke C. Sweeney | Obituaries  Rutland Herald

Brooke C. Sweeney PITTSFORD — Brooke Cherie Sweeney, 38, died Monday, March 18, 2019, at home. She was born May 25, 1980, in Camden, New Jersey, ...

Man charged in kidnapping of 12-year-old South Jersey girl

Twenty-one-year-old Liam Heim has been charged with the kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl from southern New Jersey who went missing Thursday, March 29.

South Jersey schools join protests against gun violence  Cherry Hill Courier Post

At schools across the region and the country, people came together to urge action to curb gun violence plaguing our public gathering places.

In 2020, when I vote for the first time, I'll support a candidate who finds common ground

By Joseph Plianthos. I was introduced to political topics at a very young age, and it always confused me. Why do only extreme people get on TV? Now I know ...

'Creepy Clown' Facebook Threat Targets Collingswood, Pennsauken, Woodbury, West Deptford Schools  NJ Pen

Collingswood Superintendent Scott Oswald urged parents to speak to their kids about stranger danger and promised increased police presence throughout the ...

Camden announces playful future for illegal dump  WHYY

On Wednesday, a coalition of federal, state, and local groups announced an illegal dump in Camden will have a new life as part of Whitman Park as soon as ...

Collingswood Seeks to Rebound from Policing Policies at Outset of New School Year  NJ Pen

Borough police, schools, and government regroup after a whirlwind summer in which a discipline policy mandating law enforcement involvement in the school ...

In Collingswood police call policy, communication issues on all sides, emails show

On June 3, a third grader at William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood drew a zombie holding a gun. The 9-year-old was sent home with a "Think ...

School shootings stir up debate about arming teachers  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

In the wake of last week's Parkland, Florida mass shooting, many are debating about arming our teachers.

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

Lunch shaming: South Jersey father says children targeted by schools

A South Jersey man with an activist bent and a medical disability that has left him unable to work and earn a living, says his children were stigmatized by the ...

Joseph William (‘Joe’) Thomson  Davis Enterprise

Joseph William (“Joe”) Thomson died peacefully on Jan. 24 in Vacaville. He was born on Nov. 7, 1935, in Camden, N.J. His parents were Walter Tison Thomson ...

Dinella, Jonanna | Obituaries |  Press of Atlantic City

Dinella, Jonanna, - 60, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 21st, 2018, of natural causes at her home in Philadelphia, PA.

District 28 wrestling complete coverage: Live updates, results and more, 2018

It's an all-day affair at Collingswood High School for the NJSIAA District 28 Tournament, and NJ Advance Media will have you covered from start to finish for the ...

Baseball: Big hitters, dominating pitchers - Conference Players of the Week for May 15

The end of the regular season in New Jersey high school baseball is quickly approaching and the start of the state tournament is right around the corner.

Longtime Collingswood Couple was Planning Wedding Before Oaklyn Crash  NJ Pen

After a six-car accident on the White Horse Pike Friday night, Mike Niessen is in a medically induced coma, fighting for his life. His fiancee, Danielle Allen, was ...

Local schools' selections for 2018 Best of the Class

For more than 30 years, 6abc has coordinated The Best of the Class Event - a free daylong celebration of academic achievement inviting high school ...

4th of July: Fireworks schedule for displays in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware

Here are many of the Independence Day fireworks celebrations scheduled for the holiday!

Kathleen M. McNamara | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Kathleen M. McNamara, of Lancaster passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at her residence, one day before her 63rd birthday. Born in Collingswood, NJ ...

Brownie comment police response controversy: Elementary student's comment highlights dispute  CBS News

Police response over an elementary student's brownie comment is drawing outrage on social media -- but the incident comes amid a broader town controversy.

Guide To July 4th Fireworks 2018 In Philadelphia, Jersey Shore, South Jersey, And Delaware  CBS Philly

Follow CBS PHILLY Facebook Twitter. The best way to end your 4th of July celebrations is watching fireworks with friends and family. With the actual holiday ...

Hot Stovers Baseball Club of SJ to induct Class of 2018 on Nov. 24  Cherry Hill Courier Post

The Hot Stovers Baseball Club of South Jersey will holds its 59th Anniversary Dinner on Saturday, Nov. 24 at Masso's Crystal Manor in Glassboro. The event ...

Where Walkable Encounters Affordable  New York Times

Collingswood has become sought after not only because of its walkable downtown and accessible public transportation, but also for an eclectic housing stock ...

Stoner, MG (Ret.) John K. Jr. | Obituaries |  Press of Atlantic City

Stoner, MG (Ret.) John K. Jr., - 89, of Stone Harbor, NJ, passed away on May 15, 2018, at home in his beloved Stone Harbor, New Jersey. MG (Ret.) Stoner.

Where to watch fireworks across the Delaware Valley  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

July 4th is upon us. Below is a list of the many Independence Day fireworks celebrations you can attend across the Delaware Valley:

Where to see Fourth of July 2018 fireworks in N.J.: A statewide guide

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UPDATE: Two Confirmed Dead in Oaklyn Multi-Vehicle Accident  NJ Pen

The Camden County Prosecutor's Office has confirmed two people died in a head-on collision on the White Horse Pike Friday. Three other victims are still being ...

Missing Camden County 15-year-old girl found safe

Malaija Bates, 15, was missing from Collingswood for nearly two weeks.

For South Jersey woman, a faraway death hits home

When she heard that Teresa Rose Greaves' remains had been recovered from a makeshift grave on a Utah hillside, Debbie Veevers cried for a classmate she ...

For 'Silver Linings' author, South Jersey continues to inspire

You can go home again. In fact, going home is an imperative for best-selling author Matthew Quick. Ex-pat Quick returns again and again to South Jersey where ...

Fireworks on July Fourth: Where to watch them in and near Philadelphia

Where you can see fireworks in Philadelphia, the suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware.

The Oak Ridge Boys bring 'Elvira' and more seasonal fare to Mayo

Oak Ridge, the one that lends its name to legendary country/gospel group the Oak Ridge Boys, is in Tennessee. But one of the band's most distinctive voices ...

Giving voice to banned books  Cherry Hill Courier Post

This year, for the first time, the Collingswood Book Festival will honor banned books with an event.

Lawsuit: Wawa hot water 'highly dangerous'  Cherry Hill Courier Post

TRENTON - The family of a girl burned by a spill in a Wawa has sued the convenience store operator, alleging it dispenses hot water at “a highly dangerous ...

Collingswood girl meets Obama  Cherry Hill Courier Post

A Collingswood High School student will be honored Thursday by Camden County freeholders after meeting President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C..

Inviting the crowd to get involved

At the end of Collingswood High School's rollicking performance Friday morning of Shrek the Musical, the cast broke into the old Monkees' hit "I'm a Believer," ...

WRESTLING: Davidson resigns as Highland coach  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Former Tartans' 100-win wrestler coached club since 2011-12 season.

Breme, Charles David | Obituaries |

Charles David Breme passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, Va. He was surrounded by his loving ...

Retiree paints birdhouses for cancer patients  Idaho Statesman

New Jersey retiree paints, donates thousands of birdhouses for cancer patients.

WRESTLING: Highland coach Davidson absent from meet, Plefka leads team  Cherry Hill Courier Post

GLOUCESTER TWP. - Mike Davidson, the former Highland High School wrestler who's led his hometown Tartans to four District 30 titles and a conference ...

Kroc Center plans expansion in Camden  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Cramer Hill complex to add gym and multi-purpose room.

N.J. family pleads for help finding teen who disappeared 10 days ago

Malaija Bates never came home from school Nov. 22 and does not have her medication, her family said.

Which Camden County high school musical should we photograph?

It's high school musical season all across South Jersey and we want to know which ones our photographers should attend. Pick your favorite school or musical ...

Steve Selby named executive assistant principal at WTHS

Steve Selby Exec Asst Principal WTHS.jpg. The Washington Township Board of Education approved Stephen C. Selby as Washington Township High School's ...

Delaware Valley wrestling advances to state Group II final

TOMS RIVER -- The Delaware Valley High School wrestling team moved on to the NJSIAA Group II title match with a close-knit 33-24 victory over Collingswood ...

Collingswood Student Fights For Her Right To Stay Seated During Pledge Of Allegiance  KYW Newsradio

By Todd Quinones. COLLINGSWOOD, NJ (CBS) — Everyday in classrooms, students stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Collingswood High School ...

Mount Laurel retiree paints, then donates birdhouses to those battling cancer  Cherry Hill Courier Post

MOUNT LAUREL – Bob Taylor sits at his kitchen table with the sunlight shining in through a big window. He dips his small paint brush into the bright pink paint, ...

Field hockey Coach of Year: Haddonfield's Lindsay Kocher  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Even though she played at Syracuse University and has been head coach at Haddonfield for almost a decade, field hockey wasn't always part of Lindsay ...

Here's where to see fireworks this July 4  Press of Atlantic City

Looking for a way to spend Independence Day? South Jersey offers a variety of events to celebrate the holiday. Check them out here:

Bellmawr School District's Business Administrator Resigns  South Jersey Observer

Bellmawr School District's Business Administrator/Board Secretary, Amy Capriotti, tendered her resignation effective January 16, 2017. At the December 21 ...

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every High School Ranked  Toms River, NJ Patch

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every HS Ranked - Toms River, NJ - We have the list of each NJ high school's average 2017 scores that were recently ...

The Llanerch to JLaw's House, Silver Linings Playbook Mapped  Curbed Philly

If Rocky is the movie that defines Philadelphia as a city, it's Silver Linings Playbook that captures the spirit of its Western Suburbs. Filmed in Ridley Park, ...

Selby promoted at Washington Township High School  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Collingswood High School graduate Stephen Selby was named executive assistant principal at Washington Township.

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School - Barnegat-Manahawkin, NJ - The annual "School Performance Reports" are out. Patch has a list of schools ...

Oaklyn schools face uncertainty  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Rising health care costs, fewer students, and a cap on the School Choice program are reasons the tiny borough of Oaklyn may no longer be able to operate its ...

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools Released: How Did Yours Do?

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are lists of the best and worst performances by New Jersey school districts on the state's annual ...

The 10 tiniest towns in New Jersey (they're really small)

We ranked the smallest municipalities by area in New Jersey using data from the NJ Department of Environmental Protection and found out how they became so ...

Town By Town: A sense of community pride

One in a continuing series spotlighting real estate markets in the region's communities. If the person who drew Oaklyn's boundaries had held the pen a bit ...

247 Top New Jersey High Schools In 2017-18

247 Top New Jersey High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Where are New Jersey's best high schools? A new ranking reveals.

Another fatal shooting at Lindenwold complex  Cherry Hill Courier Post

LINDENWOLD - A Magnolia man was fatally shot at the Arborwood apartments early Tuesday, the second homicide there in recent weeks. Theron Alston, 32 ...

Winslow Township High School performs 'The Little Mermaid' (PHOTOS)

WINSLOW TOWNSHIP -- The winners of NJ Advance Media's county-by-county poll, which asked readers which high school musicals we should photograph, ...

South Jersey Baseball Hall of Fame to induct seven  Cherry Hill Courier Post

GLOUCESTER TWP. – Seven inductees will have their names inscribed in the South Jersey Baseball Hall of Fame housed at Campbell's Field in Camden.

FOOTBALL: Cormier reacts to his firing at Bishop Eustace  Cherry Hill Courier Post

Rob Cormier feels his dismissal as Bishop Eustace football and lacrosse coach was about much more than a verbal altercation.

Attend NJ Fireworks, Concerts and Picnics for July 4, 2017  NJTV News

Americans will be celebrating Independence Day this year with fireworks, concerts and picnics. There are many events throughout New Jersey to commemorate ...

Westville's Joseph Raab Among Military Service Academy Nominees  South Jersey Observer

Congressman Donald Norcross, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, joined with South Jersey students and their families to announce and ...

Firing upheld for EMT who missed a call  Cherry Hill Courier Post

TRENTON - The state Civil *Service* Commission has upheld the dismissal of a Gloucester County EMT who did not respond to an emergency call.

South Jersey Fireworks Guide For 2017

South Jersey Fireworks Guide For 2017 - Moorestown, NJ - Looking to enjoy fireworks this July in South Jersey? Here's where you can go to see them.

Where to see Fourth of July fireworks in N.J.: Our ultimate statewide guide

Saturday is Fourth of July, but some communities aren't waiting until then for their Independence Day celebrations.

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