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Newspaper Media Group acquires the Sun Newspapers in New Jersey

Richard Donnelly, principal of Newspaper Media Group and its affiliates, announced that he has acquired The Sun Newspapers based in Haddonfield, N.J., from Elauwit Media. The Sun Newspapers are published weekly in nine towns in South Jersey as well as in Princeton in Central Jersey. The Suns have won numerous awards for distinguished journalism over the last decade, including a number of awards from the Society of Professional Journalists in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in categories competing with daily newspapers.

River Wards events for the week of August 17

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Staking out green space in Kensington

Kensinton resident Amanda Fury works with local volunteers to maintain Frankford Avenue Garden amid quality of life issues intruding on the space.

Max’s Corner: hitting the tumbling gym

Star editor Melissa Komar’s column on all things “mommy” in the River Wards.

Remembering Mary Seton Corboy: a grower of community

A former Star editor reflects on the Greengrow co-founder’s impact on the River Wards.

Play revolution

Local organization participates in DNC and launches Play Street pilot program  

Living life outside the Octagon

Life goes on as usual for UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez despite recent success.

Celebrating the life of an urban green giant

Greensgrow Farms staff share memories about Mary Seton Corboy.  

New Pennsylvania car seat regulations now in effect

Children are required to remain in a rear-facing car seat until 2 or until they outgrow the car seat’s height and weight limits.

Making a splash

Annual Duck Dash fundraiser to be held in Tacony to support ACCT.