Week in Review: Background Checks and Business Growth

Also this week, Red Robin picks an opening date, the McSorley sibs swim to glory for West Deptford and Jimmy Snuka flies into the area.

Background Checks Could Cost WD Youth Organizations

Rock, meet hard place. Background checks are mandatory for West Deptford youth organizations, but a limited number of free checks means groups will have to dip into their limited budgets, or ask volunteers to pay for the checks.

Cianfarini Hopes Changes Help Revitalize Business Growth

The new-look planning board is meant to spur economic growth in West Deptford. What do you think?

Woodbury Murder Suspect Denied Bail Reduction

Harry John Neher sought to cut his bail in half for the murder charge against him. He’s suspected in the death of Sabrina Bullock.

Red Robin Sets Date for Grand Opening

Find out when you can get a Red Robin burger officially—and how to get one for free before then.

Jimmy Snuka Hasn't Met His Match

“Superfly” already held his book signing in Deptford, but you can learn more about this popular pro wrestler whose signature move inspired a new generation of WWE stars.

RiverWinds Class Passes Available at Reduced Price

You can take unlimited classes through Feb. 2 with this special pass. There’s also a full year special on right now.

Former WDHS Track Athlete Tearing Up NJAC

Matt Curtis has made a name for himself at Rutgers-Camden, where he sets the indoor track on fire.

McSorley Siblings Don't Have to Look Far for Competition

This pair takes sibling rivalry to the pool for West Deptford’s co-ed swim team.

Rivergate Boat Ramp Revenue Up in 2012

The boat ramp recovered from a poor 2011 to bring in more cash for West Deptford.

Alleged Doctor Kickbacks Cost Cooper $12.6M

Cooper Health System pays to settle claims it paid doctors kickbacks to build its cardiology program.

Broad Street Run Releases 2013 Lottery Info

If you hope to run in the 2013 Broad Street Run, you’ll want to know this lottery info.

These are just a few of the many stories West Deptford Patch brought you this week. Scroll through our news archive for the full list.

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