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Cardinals Boys Basketball Team Bounces Edison Out of States

March 4, 2014 at 9:00 PM

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Clinging to a two-point lead after three quarters, the Plainfield boys basketball team pulled away down the stretch for a 59-50 victory over Edison in the first round of the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 4 state tournament on Tuesday.

Clarence Hoover scored 16 points for Plainfield (13-10), which outscored Edison, 12-5, to close out the game at Rico Parenti Gymnasium. Jachai Simmons scored 11 points and Cristan Cook netted 10 for Plainfield, which trailed, 28-27, at halftime. 

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Holy Trinity School Spotlight - Kindergarten

At Holy Trinity School, Kindergarten is cool!  In Kindergarten, students learn the fundamental skills necessary to thrive in a school environment. The Holy Trinity Kindergarten is a full-day, faith-based program focused on reading readiness, language development, math, and science concepts.   Students also take part in several special classes each week that include music, library, ...

Chris Brown Named President at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties is proud to announce the appointment of Chris Brown to President of the 21-office real estate brokerage headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey. Previously serving as Executive Vice President and General Sales Manager, Brown is a member of the company’s ownership team along with Bill Keleher, Seymour and Nancy Litwin, and Steve Janett.

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Visit the Alternative Gift Market at First Congregational Church of Westfield

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Getting a Handle on Thanksgiving

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The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware (Scout Press, 2016)

Self doubt can be paralyzing. More importantly, the source of self doubt can be even more disturbing and debilitating. In the case of travel writer, Lo Blacklock, a violent home invasion right before the biggest opportunity of her career, leaves her physically and emotionally battered. On edge and sleep deprived, Lo has a destructive ...