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Rowan Buys Unfinished Glassboro Townhouses for Arts District Anchor

GLASSBORO — The Rowan University Foundation purchased an unfinished townhouse project, on Thursday, Oct. 31, that the university will convert into an art gallery, work studio and office space. The three-story building will become an anchor of Glassboro’s budding Arts & Entertainment District. Designed to contain retail space and five 2,000 square-foot townhouse units, the [...]

Long-Time Glassboro Business Donates Fire Pit to Winterland Ice Rink

GLASSBORO – Long-time Glassboro business Brida Stone (555 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro) has donated supplies and manpower to build a fire pit for the Winterland Ice Rink on downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard, shown here in the early stages of construction.  They are among the local organizations that have pitched in at the rink, South Jersey’s [...]

Downtown Glassboro Schedules Day-Long Events to Support Shop Local Saturday, November 30

GLASSBORO – Downtown Glassboro will come to life with the holiday spirit on Saturday, November 30 in celebration of Shop Local Saturday.  Activities include a historic walking tour, model train display and a fire truck parade, all culminating with the arrival of Santa and the official tree lighting in the Winterland Ice Rink on Rowan [...]

South Jersey’s First Outdoor Ice Rink and Park Cuts the Ribbon on Rowan Boulevard Nov. 20

GLASSBORO – Local entrepreneurs Al and Kim Bartolomeo join with the Borough of Glassboro to cut the ribbon on the long-awaited Winterland Ice Rink on Wednesday, November 20 at 2:00 p.m.  South Jersey’s first outdoor recreational ice rink and winter park is located on Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard, adjacent to the Barnes & Noble (201 [...]

Glassboro’s Craft Beer Festival to Offer Unlimited Tastings of More Than 60 Brews

GLASSBORO— More than 25 craft breweries will offer unlimited tastings of well over 60 craft brews as Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard hosts the first annual Glassboro Craft Beer Festival with Landmark Americana on Saturday, October 26 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Check out the craft brew information tent hourly for special tastings of select brews. More than [...]

Food, Music & Fun: Glassboro’s Annual Unity Day Moves to New Street Park Oct. 5

GLASSBORO—Glassboro’s 18th annual Unity Day celebration has outgrown its downtown Glassboro location and makes the move this year to the New Street Park (next to the Bullock School) on Saturday, October 5 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  The festival is free and open to the public. A free shuttle will serve downtown residents, with roundtrip service [...]

Philly Union’s Don Anding Highlights Glassboro’s Family Fun Night June 20

GLASSBORO – Don’t miss Philadelphia Union forward Don Anding at Glassboro’s Family Fun Night next Thursday, June 20!  The School’s Out Family Fun Night runs 5:00-11:00 p.m. on Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard, with Anding and the Union’s Soccer Mobile Tour on hand from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The Mobile Tour is a fun-filled unit consisting of the [...]

Philly Union’s Soccer Highlights Glassboro’s Family Fun Night

GLASSBORO – The Philadelphia Union Soccer Mobile Tour will be on hand as Glassboro celebrates School’s Out Family Fun Night on Thursday, June 20 from 5:00-11:00 p.m. on Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard.  The Mobile Tour is a fun-filled unit consisting of the PPL Soccer Kick–where you can test your shot accuracy–and the Toyota inflatable field, [...]

GLASSBORO RINGS IN THE HOLIDAYS WITH TREE LIGHTING AND HOLIDAY ART GALLERY OPENING DECEMBER 7

GLASSBORO – Philadelphia radio station B101 will broadcast live from downtown Glassboro Friday, December 7 as ten regional artists participate in the Downtown Holiday Art Gallery opening reception, while at the same time Santa arrives on a fire truck to light the Borough’s holiday tree at Borough Hall. The Frame Shop in Glassboro is host [...]

SURVEY SEEKS COMMUNITY INPUT AS GLASSBORO DEVELOPS 2013 DOWNTOWN EVENTS CALENDAR

GLASSBORO – As a series of large-scale downtown events draws to a close, Borough and event committee volunteers are turning to visitors, vendors and the community for input as they develop a calendar of activities for 2013. “We have posted an online survey eliciting comments and suggestions as the committee prepares to build an events [...]