A huge party in Glassboro, Gloucester County tonight as people celebrate the holiday season,Read More
Beer lovers are invited to the 2018 Glassboro Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, Sept. 29 in the Glassboro Town Square from noon to 5 p.m.
An anticipated 3,000 attendees will have the opportunity to sample hundreds of beers from more than 50 breweries. This year's focus is on beer crafted by local and tri-state area breweries in small batches. There also will be more than a dozen food trucks.
"We have enjoyed great response from our past beer festivals and we expect 2018 to be better than ever" said Councilman Andrew Halter. "Glassboro is home to the newly opened, award winning, Bonesaw Brewing Co. and will open two new breweries within the next year. We have discovered that the art of brewing beer is an economic driver for cities that is not only enjoyed by residents but also brings visitors from around the region."Read More
We are excited to announce the opening of a new business: Liberty Virtual Reality on Rowan Boulevard! Liberty VR is excited to be the first to present this new, exciting attraction to South Jersey! Grand Opening Weekend will be April 20th-22nd, with an official Grand Opening on April 21st at 10:00am.
This Grand Opening Weekend will include free 5-minute VR trials and an iPad raffle entry to every guest!Read More
Rowan alumni Brandon Lucante and Cassie Aran started the business after graduating from Rowan University in the spring of 2016 as a way to fund a world-wide backpacking trip. The couple originally found it to be a unique way to make money, but didn’t imagine the business would become so successful.
“Since we’ve started this, we’ve fallen in love with what we’re doing,” Lucante said. “To start, we didn’t have huge overbearing passion for cookies. But what we have fallen in love with is the business, the brand, our customers, and the process of doing it and watching it grow.”Read More
"The Tree Lighting Ceremony is the perfect time for kids of all ages to come and experience all that our beautiful downtown has to offer as we officially kick off the holiday season," Councilwoman Anna Miller said. "There are great activities planned for this year that you won't want to miss. Please be sure to bring a Toy-for-a-Tot and canned food for those less fortunate."Read More
A public-private partnership is helping to create a walkable downtown in Glassboro, New Jersey, and, in doing so, tying the town's culture to that of its university.Read More
In the place of a glass-making town, Glassboro has become known as a quintessential college town, where Rowan University and its student body inhabit. The campus occupies a major portion of the town and is developing into a larger size.Read More
Rowan University's Main campus has grown to more than 200 acres after years of construction, coinciding with a growth of the student population to about 18,000.
Over the next few years, the campus will grown even more as the massive development project on Rowan Boulevard continues through its fourth phase.Read More
With the help of a 30-day Kickstarter campaign, they were able to raise over $11,000 to help put a dent in the expenses to come with opening the new store and getting any and all equipment. According to Aran’s video blogs, they also did odd jobs and saved whatever money they could to make their dream happen.Read More
Glassboro Mayor Leo McCabe is thrilled with the progress made so far in construction and said that the new development was an essential part of turning the downtown space into a real college town.Read More
Inside of Ben Franklin’s workshop, the furnace is set to blow. The only way to stop it is to solve a series of riddles. There are 59 minutes left. It is up to you.Read More
“It’s awesome!” gushed Sherry Dvorak, also of Mullica Hill. “It’s the vision of a university town, like Rutgers in New Brunswick, but not as big.”Read More
The ceremonial opening of the buildings — called the "A3" phase of construction — is the second to last piece of the puzzle for the 26-acre plot Glassboro set aside to redevelop the downtown zone. More than 90 houses — including many fraternities and sororities — were razed to make room for the project.Read More
Downtown Glassboro scores two new businesses with a new restaurant experience and live-action adventure. Joining the ranks of thriving businesses on Rowan Boulevard in Downtown Glassboro, are two highly anticipated newcomers; The Mexican Mariachi Grill and Escape Room South Jersey.