SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- This choir concert at the Fanwood Presbyterian Church held on Sunday, May 18 raised $2,855 in free will donations, an amount to be split equally between the Fanwood and Scotch Plains Rescue Squads. A formal check presentation will occur June 4 at the church.
Choir Concert Raises Nearly $3K for Rescue Squads
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By TAPINTOSPF STAFFAugust 21, 2017
FANWOOD, NEW JERSEY -- This time of year, bears begin searching for food to prepare for before the winter and although bear sightings and complaints are significantly lower than in recent years, it is still important to take cautionary measures to prevent bears from lingering in our area. The mere presence of a black bear is not considered a problem, generally bears tend to be wary of humans.
By JOHN MOONEYAugust 21, 2017
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- While the highly anticipated "Great American Eclipse" did not turn day into night in our area, plenty of local residents stopped to take a look at the celestial phenomenon through special eclipse glasses, sun-filtering camera lenses, home-made cereal box viewers, and even an old fashioned smoked pane of glass.
Photographer Bob Fiorellino used a ...
By JOHN MOONEYAugust 21, 2017
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- All across the country, hotels, restaurants and other businesses are planning celebrations of the “Great American Eclipse” on Monday, August 21. Libraries, planetariums and countless bars -- especially those with rooftop decks -- are hosting eclipse viewing parties and offering Blue Moon beer specials.
The eclipse, which will be visible ...
By CISSY GIALANELLAAugust 20, 2017
FANWOOD, NJ -- The Annual “Celebrate Fall” Arts & Crafts Fair will be held at the Fanwood Train Station on Sunday, Sept. 10. The event will feature artisans selling and displaying their original work and will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Visitors will find a wide variety of items such as, paintings, sculpture, ironworks, metal works, ...
By JOHN MOONEYAugust 20, 2017
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Darby Road hosted its Jam Kancer In The Kan Summer Jam at the Darby Road Beer Garden, which took place at Scotch Plains' so-called "hedge property" on Saturday, August 18.
Nick Madden was the first to purchase the official Jam Kancer In The Kan customized Kan Jam Set for $50. The money raised will go toward pediatric cancer ...
By REBECCA PANICOAugust 19, 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ - About 20 people Thursday raised concerns about the financing for the Roselle Mind and Body Complex during the public comments portion of the Union County Freeholders’ meeting.
The project includes a new school, community center, library and more in the borough.
The opportunity to speak was nixed last week when a freeholders’ special meeting vote regarding the ...
By KATHY LLOYDAugust 19, 2017
UNION COUNTY, NJ — Parents and kids all over are using the app “Snap Chat,” but are you sure it’s safe? Did you know that there are features in the app that allow someone to follow you or your kids? It’s called “Snap Map” and it allows users friends to see their exact location.
Snap Chat can be fun when used with caution, according to experts, ...