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1 Residential city (1990 pop. 10,904), seat of Gloucester co., SW N.J., in the Philadelphia–Camden metropolitan area; settled 1683, inc. as a city 1871. It is a trade and service center, and petrochemical companies are nearby. Originally a Quaker settlement, Woodbury tried to remain neutral in the American Revolution; however, the armies of both sides occupied the town, and many battles were fought in the vicinity. The city's 18th-century buildings include the Cooper House, where Cornwallis stopped in 1777, and a Friends' meetinghouse. The county historical society has collections in the John Lawrence House (1765).

2 Town (1990 pop. 8,236), Orange co., S N.Y.; inc. 1889. A largely residential bedroom community outside New York City, Woodbury is also a regional outlet shopping center. Arden House, E. H. HarrimanHarriman, Edward Henry,
1848–1909, American railroad executive, b. Hempstead, N.Y.; father of William Averell Harriman. He became a stockbroker in New York City and soon entered the railroad field, where he attracted attention by able management of the Illinois Central RR,
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's mansion, is now a conference center owned by Columbia Univ. West Point and Bear Mt. State Park are nearby.

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Additionally, people should discourage children from playing in large snow drifts, Woodbury said, and they should avoid standing or walking in roads as much as possible.
Since 2014, CityPlace has seen 480,000 square feet of new commercial space developed, including medical offices and the Whole Foods store, Woodbury city planner Eric Searles told Finance & Commerce in an interview in November.
Anderson said, "Advisors are choosing Woodbury because we have the size and scale to thrive in the fiduciary era but, more importantly, because we haven't lost sight of what this business is all about: relationships.
They will also enjoy dedicated field support through Woodbury's Regional vice president model.
Woodbury's removal of invocations was met with mixed reactions.
Woodbury's culture aligned perfectly with our own, and we are excited for the future of our relationship," he explained.
Medical company ConvaTec Group Plc said on Thursday that it has agreed to acquire Woodbury Holdings from MTS Health Investors LLC for an enterprise value of USD120.5m.
She epitomizes so much of what makes Woodbury distinctive and special.
Much of the influx of women shooters, Woodbury noted, comes from word-of-mouth marketing.
"If they do it themselves, they make a higher percentage," Woodbury said.
Spending hours at her bedside have been her sister and her husband, Patrick Woodbury, and three children; brother Tim Caban of Oxford and his wife, Kristen, and son; father Mack Caban of New Bedford; mother Debra Caban of Worcester; and grandparents Joan and Wallace Poisson of New Bedford.