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(Members of painters' union District Council 711 apply a fresh coat of paint to the Battleship New Jersey, berthed on the Camden waterfront.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

For Area Painters’ Union, Battleship-Sized Job is a Labor of Love

District Council 711 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades is donating its services to repaint the historic ship, based in Camden.

09/29/2014

(credit: John Ostapkovich)

Laser Scans Being Used To Create 3D Virtual Tour Of The Battleship New Jersey

Jack Willard says it was an idea proposed by the West Jersey chapter of the New Jersey Society of Professional Land Surveyors that brought about laser scans of the battleship.

08/23/2014

(EYE ON THE BALL:  A youngster bats a tennis ball into the Delaware River from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Camden Riversharks And Fans Share Batting Practice Aboard Battleship NJ

The event was a home run for the young baseball fans who took part.

07/18/2014

Soul Quarterback Dan Raudabaugh (credit: Philadelphia Soul)

The Soul Have Some Tricks Up Their Sleeves

The Philadelphia Soul have a new video that they have released that is sure to garner some attention from fans. The team sent out QB Dan Raudabaugh and DB Rayshaun Kizer to check out some of the city’s top spots while performing a few trick passes.

07/08/2014

(Pearl Harbor survivor Alex Horanzy, 92, joins in a salute during ceremonies aboard the Battleship New Jersey.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

NE Phila. Man, a Pearl Harbor Survivor, Attends Battleship NJ Ceremonies

Aboard the Battleship New Jersey on the Camden waterfront, a ceremony was held that included one of the dwindling number of remaining Pearl Harbor survivors.

12/06/2013

(Credit: Pat Loeb)

Turkey Dinner Aboard Battleship New Jersey Gives Thanks To Those That Serve

An annual Thanksgiving dinner for active military and veterans in the region got a new home this year — aboard the Battleship New Jersey, on Camden’s waterfront.

11/28/2013

(credit: Marshall Spevak)

Thanskgiving Table Set Aboard Battleship New Jersey

A nearly decade-long Thanksgiving tradition is coming to an end in New Jersey, but a new one is taking its place.

11/24/2013

(credit: Chopper 3HD)

Barricade Situation Reported In Pemberton, N.J.

A barricade situation has been reported in the Pinefield Apartments on Junction Road near Pine Cone Drive in Pemberton Township.

11/11/2013

The 17th annual Garden State Craft Brewers Guild Beer Festival took place Saturday June 22 on the Battleship New Jersey. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Beer Lovers Gather In Camden To Sample Popular NJ Brews

The 17th annual Garden State Craft Brewers Guild Beer Festival took place Saturday on the Battleship New Jersey.

06/22/2013

The Battleship New Jersey, docked in Camden, New Jersey. (Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Dozens Of Military, Museum Vessels To Participate In Worldwide ‘On-The-Air’ Event

Radio operators from the Battleship New Jersey are trying make contact with dozens of military and museum vessels from around the world by way of ham radio.

06/01/2013

Men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces are honored during a Memorial Day ceremony aboard the Battleship New Jersey.
(credit: Dan Wing)

Servicemen And Women Honored With Somber Ceremony Aboard Battleship New Jersey

One of the more somber ceremonies to mark Memorial Day was held Monday on the Camden riverfront aboard the Battleship New Jersey.

05/27/2013

(Credit: Justin Udo)

Battleship New Jersey, Boy Scouts Team Up For Annual Ride For Pride Event

The fundraiser encouraged motorcyclists to hop on their bikes and ride to the battleship where they were rewarded with a BBQ and a tour of the ship.

04/28/2013

Battleship New Jersey Thanksgivng

Homeless Vets, Others In Need Receive Thanksgiving Meals In Battleship New Jersey

There was a festive, Thanksgiving mood on the Battleship New Jersey Thursday.

11/22/2012

(The Battleship New Jersey.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Homeless Vets Getting Free Thanksgiving Meal Aboard Battleship New Jersey

On Thursday, those who have served are being served.

11/20/2012

(Wooden decks on the Battleship New Jersey show widespread signs of rot.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

At Birthday Bash For Battleship NJ, Facelift Plan Moves Forward

Supporters have announced plans to give the aging museum on the Delaware riverfront in Camden a makeover.

05/23/2012

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