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Magazine helps residents adapt to plastic-bag ban Recycler offers tips on recycling rules, including battery disposal The Sun Starting in January, two former newspaper reporters returned to their roots to help organize and publish Camden County’s annual edition of Recycler magazine. Managing editors Dan Keashan, director of public affairs, and Molly Shelly, external communications manager, decided the front-page article for this year’s newly published edition would be about the statewide plastic bag ban at grocery and retail stores. “Plastic bags are everywhere – in the trees, on the ground and in the waterways,” noted Keashan, who said the publication will be mailed to all county residents. “They do damage to wildlife, and when the micro-plastics break down, they seep into and contaminate the water. “The less plastic we’re using, the less plastic there is in our environment,” said Shelly, who was a reporter for a Maine newspaper after graduating from the Temple University School of Journalism in Philadelphia. “Reusable bags are much more efficient.” “Our state’s ban went into effect March 4, and now it is May 16,” Keashan said from his office on the 15th floor of Camden City Hall. “Nearly everyone seems to have adapted and become acclimated to the ban.” Another article in the Recycler focuses on solid waste disposal, including the ion lithium batteries in electronic devices. “If these devices are disposed of direct-

ly into the regular trash, they can create fires,” said Keashan, adding that areas for proper disposal are listed in the magazine. The main collection point is at the Camden County Department of Public Works complex in Lindenwold. “Different towns, like Cherry Hill, also have places for the disposal of e-waste by residents,” he added. When asked about the future disposal of electric car batteries, both Keashan and Shelly suggested it would be handled by auto dealers. As for recycling tips, the duo reminds residents that pizza boxes should be put in the regular trash. “Now, a lot of people are pushing for aspirational recycling,” Keashan said, where plastic would be separated into five grades. The worldwide price for the better grades of plastic would be higher, and their crushed layers could be used to seal landfills. The magazine also contains information about the new sustainability center at the county’s Lakeland Complex. It has a library where residents can borrow tools and a bike share, and classes about the environment for students. The center also grows plants and trees that are then transplanted in all county parks, Keashan explained. As for the Recycler, “It feels pretty good seeing it all come together,” Shelly said. “I absolutely enjoyed it,” Keashan noted. “It brought me back to my roots as a journalist. I hope it is helpful to families to reference.”

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‘An extraordinary amount of money’ Parks plan at $100 million, with no tax increase By PATRICK MCDAID The Sun The Camden County Board of Commissioners has unveiled the “Parks Alive 2025” plan for the county’s 24 parks, trails, conservation areas and waterways, an effort that will be paid for with $100 million in funds distributed throughout the county.

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A release from the board had details on the plan, including $51 million for construction costs, $5 million for planning and design, $25 million for the current water quality project at Newton Lake and $10 million for a link trail that will stretch from Camden City to the Atlantic County border in Winslow Township. The board also made clear that the plan will entail no additional cost to county taxpayers. “One hundred million dollars is an extraordinary amount of money …” said Commissioner Jeff Nash. “Our goal was to make sure that we had the resources to do this without causing taxpayers any more than they are already paying. “The parks department receives an annual capital contribution for the budget which ranges between $2 and $3 million dollars,” he added. “We estimate that over the next few years, it will be around $2.5 million dollars, which will be the parks department’s share of the budget, so that there is $10 million. “We have already received federal funding for the trail and we have leftover funds from past

years,” Nash explained. “We plan to recoup that money and [inject] it back into the plans moving forward. The remainder will be from bonds that the county will need to take in order to complete all of the projects.” This plan highlights the strong commitment the county has made to “going greener” and building a more sustainable environment by prioritizing green spaces, parks, and outdoor venues for its residents. The “Parks Alive 2025” plan included updates to the Link Trail, a 34-mile transportation trail starting at the Ben Franklin Bridge and ending at Cape May Point. The paved area will be used for walking, running, biking and motorized personal mobility devices. “We are in the process of building this trail and it is a work in progress, based on some feedback from some of the towns …” Nash noted. The intent, whether it be directly or close by, is to have this part of the larger East Coast trail system, which connects to the Atlantic County trails, which takes you to Cape May.”

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Voorhees summer events It’s that time of year again to mark your calendars for our Voorhees Township festivities. Voorhees is proud to offer a variety of live music with three performances at the Summer Concert Series and a new show this year, ‘Country Rock Night’. Summer Concert Series dates

and performances: June 23 – Parrot Beach (Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band) July 21 – Shine On (Pink Floyd Tribute Band) August 11 – The BeaT Tells (Beatles Tribute Band) September 16 – Country Rock Night: The Desperados

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s reported recently in The Sun, the Washington Township veterans wall will now accept applications for the next phase of inductions, but because of the growing number of veterans eligible, the township will need a second wall. “It started with the recognition of those who fought and gave their lives,” said Mayor Joann Gattinelli. “Their families still live here and they are representing them honorably on the wall.” The news is timely given that Memorial Day will be celebrated on Monday. The federal holiday is meant to honor those who have died serving their country. Originally known as Decoration Day, it became an official federal holiday in 1971, according to history.org. But let’s face it, Memorial Day is also thought of as the kickoff to summer, a chance for people to head to the Shore, host a barbecue, watch a parade. Or shop: Retailers shamelessly advertise sales timed to the holiday, for all the wrong reasons. The true meaning of the holiday has gotten lost. While the intent of Memorial Day was

In YOUR opinion Let us know your thoughts by sending a letter to the editor to the email address at the right. to honor those who died in service, we’ve associated it for years with all veterans, thus the names to be added to the Washington Township wall, an effort supported by local businesses. (Veterans Day in November officially honors all living vets and current service members.) The holiday began as a way to honor those lost in the Civil War, but as America fought in other wars, the holiday evolved to commemorate personnel who died in all conflicts, including Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan, history.org notes. But how we’ve evolved is less important than what we can do to honor the military’s men and women. Flags are planted at military posts. Wreaths are laid at graves. Towns celebrate with the aforementioned parades and other ceremonies. Here are some ways you can celebrate the intended meaning of Memorial Day in the area. Dates are May 30 unless otherwise noted:

– The Glassboro Memorial Day parade will take place from 10 a.m. to noon, beginning at University Boulevard and Lehigh Road. A solemn ceremony will be held at Town Square Veterans Memorial Plaza. – Medford’s annual Memorial Day parade will happen at 11 a.m., beginning at Memorial Middle School on Mill Street and ending on Main Street. The event will include a 21-gun salute and flag raising. – Swedesboro’s Memorial Day ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Woolwich firehouse. Flag services will take place there and at the war memorial in front of borough hall. – Through July 4, Haddonfield is hosting Project Poppy, an art installation at the high school in memory of soldiers who died. The red poppy has been a symbol of lives lost since World War 1. In advance of Memorial Day on May 27, the Battleship New Jersey in Camden will host a twilight adult guided tour from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $30, $15 for battleship members. Any one of these events counts as a true tribute to America’s fallen soldiers. Let’s keep that in mind.

Mayor’s message: Behind the holiday “We live in a world that has walls and those walls have to be guarded by men with guns. I have a greater responsibility than you can possibly fathom. You have the luxury of not knowing what I know. We use words like honor, code, loyalty.... We use these words as the backbone to a life spent defending something. My existence saves lives. You don’t want the truth. Because deep down, in places you don’t like to talk about at parties, you want me on that wall. You need me on that wall!” - Colonel Nathan Jessup (Jack Nicholson) - “A Few Good Men”

On Memorial Day, we honor those brave heroes who stood on the “Wall of Freedom” and paid the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The first Memorial Day dates back to the Civil War era when a group of Southern women decorated graves of soldiers from both the Confederate and Union Armies who died in battle. The first national memorial observance was in May 1868. In 1873, New York was the first state to legalize the holiday and by 1890, all of the Northern states celebrated Memorial Day on May 30. In 1971, the observance date was changed to the last Monday in May. In World War I, 116,516 troops died for our country and 405,399 gave their lives in World War II. The Korean War took 33,686

heroes and in VietThe names on nam, 50,209 paid the “The Wall” are ultimate price. The arranged in the number of Ameriorder in which they can troops who have were taken from died fighting the us by date, and wars in Iraq and Afwithin each date ghanistan totals althe names are almost 7,000. phabetized. There One of the more are three sets of compelling tributes fathers and sons to our fallen troops honored and 31 sets is the National of brothers. Almost Vietnam Veterans 4,000 on the MemoMichael Memorial in Washrial were just 22 or Mignogna ington, DC. In 1988, younger and 8,283 I made my first visit MAYOR’S MESSAGE were only 19 years to “The Wall” and it old. The largest age was quite an emogroup taken was 18 tional experience. Some visitors years old and numbered 33,103. knelt in prayer, some left tokens Twelve troops were only 17, five of remembrance while others were only 16 and one soldier sketched the names of their loved ones onto a piece of paper. please see MAYOR, page 9

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AWA 5K has something extra this year Sponsors want guests to experience Voorhees Town Center

By PATRICK MCDAID The Sun The Animal Welfare Association will hold its annual Paws and Feet Doggie Fun Day and 5K walk and run on June 4 with a twist: Guests will be encouraged to hang around after the event and experience activities at Voorhees Town Center. The walk and race to benefit the township shelter was put on hold for two years during the peak of the pandemic, so the facility has incorporated a new slogan to encourage the town center visits: “Come! Play! Stay!” Marian Coincella, AWA’s development manager, expects a huge turnout for the walk and run, both financially and from the community. It is AWA’s biggest fundraiser of the year and has a fundraising goal of $60,000 for 2022.

“We have been doing this event for over 25 years and this is really meant to be a celebration of people who have adopted from us, use our pet clinic service, experience anything from AWA, and just pet lovers in the community,” said Coincella, who encourages community members of all ages to attend. “Starting with the 5K run and walk … we have older people [who can’t run] but are fans of the entire day [and want to participate],” she added. “The majority of the money raised on this day comes from [participants] in the 5K … “There’s just a great energy.” AWA operates the oldest and largest neuter clinic, adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in South Jersey. Since it does not receive funds from the government or a national group, the selter’s existence depends on local donations. On average, every

$1,000 raised saves the life of one shelter dog. “By looking at what we have done in the past, being really realistic for a goal, that’s how we came to that number,” said Coincella. “The 5K is the biggest part of it, but we have [some] local sponsors contributing to the event.” AWA has dozens of other activities planned for the event, especially kids, including corn hole, face painting, a basket raffle and a live DJ. There will also be a pet-oriented fun zone with a Barktini™ Bar full of doggie beverages, a Doggie Agility Course and Pool Party and a Barktini, among other attractions. Walk/run participants will pay a $35 pre-race signup fee, with $40 for same-day registration . The AWA is also accepting vendor applications and corporate sponsorships.

The event kicks off at 9 a.m., but participants can register as early as 7:30. There will also be a Smile Mile one-mile loop around the town center for those who

want a short walk with their pet. To inquire about the event ahead of time, contact Meggin Olivio at meggino@awanj.org or Coincella at marianc@awanj.org

L.E.A.D. summer carnival Law Enforcement Against Drugs and Violence(L.E.A.D.) is announcing a brand new event this summer in Voorhees. L.E.A.D. is happy to announce they will be hosting a Carnival at the Voorhees Town Center Thursday, June 2 through Saturday, June 11. To get your pre-event tickets visit www.theleadfest.com Admission to the carnival is

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Brandley, Coluccio lead Chargers to first-round playoff win Win over Cherry Hill West is program’s first postseason victory since 2012-’13 By MATTHEW SHINKLE Sports Editor

When Timber Creek junior Julianna Coluccio entered last summer after a softball season in which the Chargers went 6-16 during her first year with the team, her goal for the 2021’22 season was pretty clear. “Win a playoff game,” she said. “That was the main one.” Both hosting a home playoff game and winning a NJSIAA Softball Tournament game are things that have eluded the Chargers for nearly a decade, with Timber Creek’s last postseason victory having taken place during 2012-’13. But that streak was snapped last week, when the team defeated Cherry Hill West 8-5 in the first round of the NJSIAA South Jersey Group 3 tournament to improve its record this year to 10-8 thus far this season. With the victory, Timber Creek also clinched its first winning season since 2012-’13. “It felt huge to be able to do this,” Coluccio said. “We didn’t get down on ourselves the whole game; we stayed up and kept fighting, and that’s exactly what we wanted to do.” Sophomore Devin Brandley pitched all seven innings for Timber Creek in the tournament victory, while also driving in a game-high five RBIs.

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Timber Creek defeated Cherry Hill West 8-5 in the first round of the NJSIAA South Jersey Group 3 Softball Tournament on May 17. The victory was the Chargers’ first in the postseason since the 2012-’13 year. Here, sophomore Devin Brandley celebrates (center) as senior Caitlin Jackson jumps in the air.

She provided all the team's run support through the first five innings, between a two-run double and a sacrifice fly that scored a go-ahead run. After Cherry Hill West took a

4-3 lead in the top of the sixth inning, the Chargers took it back after a wild pitch that scored two, before scoring three more runs off homers by Coluccio and Brandley for a five-run

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was as a team,” she said. “I’ve been really pushing them this season to keep believing in themselves and to have that confidence at all times, and to win this game they did just that. “It’s everything that we’ve been working and building towards this entire season … They proved that today.” Brandley pitched a complete game in Timber Creek’s firstround postseason loss last year at Toms River South, something that, looking back, she saw as extremely beneficial in preparing for this year. “Last year was kind of warming up to this season … “ Brandley said. “I took so much motivation from it. In my head … I kept thinking about how much I wanted to win that game last year only as a freshman, and I didn’t want that to happen again.” According to Robertson, the Chargers’ roster this season is smaller than in recent years. But despite not having large numbers, the team’s passion all season long has fueled what’s become the strongest squad for the program in years. “This is a really, really special group of girls,” Robertson said. “They give 100 percent at all times and they wear their hearts on their sleeves. They deserve this win more than anything.”

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Mayor: Memorial Day continued from page 6 was only 15. On their first day in Vietnam, 997 troops lost their lives while 1,448 were killed on their last day of service there. For many, Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of summer. For others, it is a day for barbecues, picnics and parades. For all of us, it should be a day to honor those Americans who gave their lives for our country. The Annual Kirkwood Memorial Day Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the former Carriage House Restaurant and end at the Veterans Memorial adjacent to the Kirkwood Fire Station on Burnt Mill Road. Following the parade there will be a wreath laying ceremony and memorial service at the Veterans Memorial. The parade depends on the weather, but the service is rain or shine. Special thanks to Terri and Vaughn Vandegrift for organizing this community tradition. Honor our fallen heroes by enjoying the barbecues, parades and picnics. Honor them by embracing your family. Honor them by cherishing your freedom. They would have wanted it that way. ** The Law Enforcement

Against Drugs and Violence organization (L.E.A.D.) will be hosting its official event Fest Carnival at the Voorhees Town Center, from June 2 to June 11. Monday – Friday at 5pm- 10pm, Saturday at 1pm-10pm, Sunday at 1p.m. to 8p.m.. For the event information, visit theleadfest.com/p/events/ voorhees. ** The first free show in the Summer Concert Series is Thursday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Connolly Park, and will feature Parrot Beach, a Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band that appeals to all audiences. Enjoy some familiar Buffet songs like "Margaritaville," “Volcano,” “Tin Cup Chalice" and "Cheeseburger in Paradise.” The Beer Garden and food trucks will open at 6:30 p.m.. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets. For more information, visit voorheesnj.com or call the Show Hot Line at 856-882-SHOW. ** Voorhees Township is offering discounted tickets to Morey’s Piers in Wildwood. Tickets are available in the Municipal Clerk’s Office at Voorhees Town Hall. Prices vary according to the type of ticket and several options are available to residents and non-residents. For more information about tickets, visit voorheesnj.com.

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Highland boys lacrosse makes first postseason appearance Team is on the verge of setting several program records By MATTHEW SHINKLE Sports Editor

From the outside looking in, it might be difficult to appreciate the strides made by the Highland boys lacrosse team in recent months. Following a 22-0 loss in the first round of the NJSIAA South Jersey Group 3 tournament against top-seeded Shawnee, the Tartans made the trek back to Blackwood having made history as the first team in program history to qualify for the tournament. Doing so, said first-year head coach Ethan Casey, was a goal of his when he took over the program. “It was something that we marked down in the coach’s office and we made sure that the schedule we handed out to the team included when the first round of the playoffs were, because that’s where we expected to be,” he said. “We’re here for a reason … and that’s to try and win and rebuild the culture.” Casey was named head coach in January, rather late in terms of when you might expect a team and its coaches to comfortably prepare for a spring sport. Having just finished another season as the head coach of the Gloucester City girls basketball team in the winter, Casey was no stranger to the coaching world, yet he was admittedly unfamiliar with lacrosse. He took the job to ensure the student-athletes’ season wasn’t unfairly canceled due to the lack of a head coach. Casey’s mostly basketball background initially helped in getting what is largely a new team used to the sport as a whole. “Growing up I only ever played youth lacrosse, so it’s been a pretty big learning adjustment for myself and a lot

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The Highland boys lacrosse team made the program’s first state tournament appearance this season. Despite losing to the top-seeded Shawnee Renegades, the Tartans are on pace for a historic year they hope will lead to bigger and better things.

of the guys as well,” he said. “Much of my defensive philosophy comes from basketball, which is an entirely different sport, so it’s been a lot of working with the guys and talking after each game about what they think is and isn’t working. “About half of our team are first-year players,’’ Casey added, “so we were really raw at first. It’s been a lot of learning all around for us … but getting to be a playoff team this season I think is big for us.” Tyler Eahart, one of the team's seniors, said he recognized going into the season that there were many unknowns about the initial makeup of the

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team. But he and his teammates continued to push each other every day to make the season as successful as possible. “It really felt like a brand new team at first; we had a new coaching staff and a lot of newer guys, but we had the drive the entire season to make it as far as we did regardless of any of that,” Earhart said. “We’ve been determined to make it this far.” Before the announcement that Casey would head the program, many of the team's players – such as junior Aaron Gansky – were more than aware their season could be lost if the role wasn’t filled. That possibil-

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ity was frustrating, but Gansky is thankful his coach signed on and got the team where it is now. Looking ahead, he hopes that was a stepping stone toward bigger and brighter things to come. “It was pretty stressful there for a while, because we didn’t even know if we’d have a season or not for a bit there,” Gansky said. “We put in the work and were able to make it to the playoffs this year. Hopefully we can do the same next year.” According to Casey, the team sits just nine away from the program record for goals in a year following the postseason game against Shawnee. The Tartans

also sit just two wins away from tying the program record for wins in a season. Highland currently has four games remaining in its 2021-’22 season. Casey said he plans to return as the program’s coach next season, and he hopes the Tartans’ record-breaking season this spring will lead to even greater success next year.. “Hopefully all that does some things for recruiting in the hallways and getting more kids in the program, because we were a little small this year,” he added. “We’re a playoff-caliber team and that should say something about who we are and hopefully moving forward.”

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Sold in a Day Sold Medford Beautiful townhome in Governors Walk in Medford with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 1 car garage and basement, this unit has been totally upgraded over the last few years. This light filled townhome has a newer roof, trex deck, powder room, a/c and heater, pella windows, window treatments, painted thru out, water heater and upgraded 2 full baths and professional landscape grounds. Hardwood floors thru out most of the first floor with a 2 -story ceiling in the family room with marble gas fireplace with wood surround and 2 stories of windows bringing in tons of natural light. Upgraded kitchen with granite countertops and newer stainless-steel appliances, ceramic tile floor and a breakfast area that leads you out to the newer trex deck. Large backyard with privacy fencing between neighbors. Realistically priced at 344,900

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Cherry Hill/Sienna Professionally landscape grounds surround this beautiful home on a cul-de-sac in the Sienna subdivision. This lovely home has 6 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths, full finished bsmt with hardwood floors, full bath and bedroom. The gorgeous backyard gives you a resort like living with a large saltwater pool with custom glass tiles all around surrounded by Travertine. There is a pool house with a full bathroom, kitchen and 2 beds in the upstairs loft. There is a large trex deck off the back of the house which is great for entertaining and a trex fence surrounds the whole property for total privacy. There is a 3 car side garage, paver driveway and walkway to the front door. A new front door ensemble awaits you, 9ft. Ceilings, 1st floor home office with built-ins, 1st floor mother-in-law suite with its own separate entrance. A large kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and large walk-in pantry. Hardwood floors throughout the first floor, large dining and living rooms that lead out to the trex deck which is great for entertaining. Mstr Suite has a newer Mstr bathroom and newer custom closet and sitting area. 3 additional bedrooms and 2 full baths plus a large laundry room finish the second level. Newer 3 zone heat/air. Realistically priced at $849,900.

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