Coles School students collected 10 bags full of donated toys and several larger free standing ones as part of the school's Earth Day activities on Friday, April 25th. The donated toys will go to needy children.
Coles School Earth Day Toy Drive
Recent Articles Nearby
By TAPINTOSPF STAFFDecember 4, 2016
Congratulations to our Business of the Week, The Espeland Group! The Espeland family has worked closely with Allstate for years to help people with their insurance needs – from homes to auto to boats and more. Learn more at
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Temple Sholom (1925 Lake Avenue, Scotch Plains) will host its annual Chanukah-themed version of its popular “Lego Night” on Thursday, Dec. 15 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
“We’re pleased that our annual Chanukah event has grown over the last few years,” said Mindy Carton, co-chair of Temple Sholom’s Lego Night. “Known as the ...
FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Fifty members of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School wrestling team spent a chilly Saturday morning washing the police cars, fire trucks, and EMS vehicles from the Scotch Plains and Fanwood departments.
The event was the brainchild of head coach Marc Fabiano, whose best friend, Dan Piccola, is a member of the Fanwood police department.
"I have always ...
WESTFIELD, NJ -- Santa Claus hears requests for toys from children in many languages and then delivers gifts to countries throughout the globe. On Saturday, he utilized his skills as a dog whisperer at the Knights of Columbus Hall on North Ave. in Westfield to help the sixth annual fundraiser for Brendan's Meadows dog rescue organization.
Pet owners paid a ...
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- It’s that time of year again, when the SPF HS students in the Drama Club take on the challenge of playing unusual roles. This year’s production, directed by Kale Thompson, a music instructor at Terrill Middle School, will be the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama “You Can’t Take it With You.”
The show revolves around the eccentric Sycamore ...
UNION, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders Hockey team led with less than two minutes in a game that would have been their first victory of the season Friday night. They instead settled for a tie with the Gov. Livingston Highlanders, 3-3.
Interlocked in a 2-2 in the waning minutes of the second period, Jared Figueroa -- the Raiders' lethal weapon -- sent a shot passed the Gov.
CLARK, NJ -- The Parents’ Guild of Mother Seton High School is dedicated to pairing their activities with a community outreach embedding the school’s mission of personal growth and service to others. The annual Pocket Book Bingo added a request for participants and students to literally thank New Jersey Veterans for their service.
The Department of Veterans Affairs New ...
CLARK, NJ – A 7-unit condominium building will soon stand on the site of the Clark Power Equipment property at 1132 Westfield Ave. The Clark planning board voted unanimously in favor of an application presented by Vincenzo Associates at its meeting Thursday night.
Site engineer Edward Dec said the single 7-unit structure is a better use of the lot’s size and shape than two ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Alicia Ashley, former WBC female world super bantamweight champion and one of the world's most dominant female boxers, will host a free self-defense clinic for women on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Yeti MMA (2507 Route 22 West), a new mixed martial arts training facility.
The clinic takes place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. inside Yeti MMA's Slick Strike ...
WESTFIELD, NJ — Amid cheers from employees and customers, the Downtown Westfield’s newly re-built Trader Joe’s opened Friday morning at 8:00 a.m.
The previous building was demolished this in February after its roof collapsed during January’s blizzard.
“It’s so great to be home,” store manager Casey Latsko said as he greeted ...