IN NEWS : The town mourns the loss of John C . " Jack " Marinella , a local icon who owned Marinella Funeral Home and won the 1995 " Nice Going " award for his service to the community . Marinella died on December 19 at the age of 90 . PLUS : The town council honors outgoing Councilman William Olivo , as well as Hammonton Planning Board Chairman Edward Marinelli and MainStreet Hammonton Executive Director Cassie Iacovelli , both of whom are leaving their respective positions after many years of service to the community . PLUS : A home where Christmas decorations rule ; local crime and more . IN OPINION : A column by Gabe Donio , editorials , cartoons a perspective and the " Quote of the Week ." IN ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT : The Royal Netflix docuseries is streaming now . SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT : 2022 : The Year In Review takes a look back at the past year in news , plus photos of the year . AND IN SPORTS : Dan Russoman brings you all the winter sports action . AND REMEMBER : You can watch " Gazette Sports Week " 24 / 7 at hammontongazette . com as well as " Gazette News Briefs " weekly and " Gazette In Fashion " monthly on YouTube and " Blueberry Skies " every Monday and Friday on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .