Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr presents a framed pencil sketch of the old Fanwood train station to Fanwood Fire Department Chief John Piccola,Volunteer of the Month, at the Borough council meeting on Tuesday, Mar. 18. Piccola was honored for his years of service, both as the fire chief and as a member of the borough's Public Works Department.
Fanwood Volunteer of the Month: Fire Dept. Chief John Piccola
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By TAPINTO.NET STAFFOctober 28, 2016
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The long anticipated mayoral debate at the Scotch Plains Municipal Building is a three-way race in which two challengers (Al Smith, Republican, and Rev. Keith Owens, an independent) have set their sights on the incumbent Democrat Kevin Glover, who seeks his second term.
Here are some of the highlights:
Mayor Glover, who says he has tried to run a ...
CLARK, NJ - Motorists crossing the railroad tracks on Westfield Ave. on Wednesday were surprised to find signs warning of road closure beginning Nov. 10.
While the crossing is slated for repair, Clark Chief of Police said the project had been delayed until spring, 2017. “Not sure why that sign was put up,” Matos said on Thursday.
The answer came later in the day. The ...
As Election Day approaches, TAP into Scotch Plains-Fanwood continues its discussions with the candidates who will be running for office. The "5 Questions with ..." today features responses from Fanwood Council candidate Kathy Mitchell.
1. Why are you running for Town Council again?
I am running for an unprecedented seventh term for Fanwood Council ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Park Middle School students were delayed for 25 minutes before they were dismissed on Thursday afternoon, as Scotch Plains police -- with mutual aid from Fanwood and Union County PD -- responded to an emergency call at a house on Park Avenue at 2:30 p.m.
After an initial report of potential arson, the police searched the home, resulting in school ...
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders girls’ soccer team will make their 13th consecutive appearance in the Union County Tournament (UCT) championship game Friday, as they look to win their seventh consecutive title, squaring off against the Oak Knoll Royals.
The Raiders (14-0-3), the No. 1 seed in the UCT, defeated Elizabeth in the quarterfinals and ...
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The College Club of Fanwood-Scotch Plains in collaboration with Scotch Plains Fanwood High School's Counseling Department will host its 65th annual College Night on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
All 11th and 12th grade students, whether at SPFHS or a local private or parochial high school, are invited to ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains mayoral candidates went head-to-head on Wednesday evening at the Scotch Plains Municipal Building.
Mayor Kevin Glover (D), and his opponents, Al Smith (R) and Keith Owens (independent), fielded questions on their vision of the future, township financing, downtown redevelopment, parking, the Shady Rest ...
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- In part two of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School soccer Union County Tournament (UCT) Championship doubleheader Friday night at Kean University, the Raider boys, in their 12th consecutive UCT Finals, continue their heated rivalry with Westfield in a heavily anticipated matchup. The game, originally slated for Saturday night, has been moved to Friday.
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ - The New Jersey Clean Communities Council (NJCCC) wants little ghosts, goblins and ghouls to have a super spooky Halloween. But if there’s one thing scarier than a headless horseman galloping down Park Avenue-Martine Avenue, it has to be all the trash on the streets when the sun rises the next morning. Candy wrappers on the porch. Discarded costumes in the ...
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Father Kevin Gugliotta, who served the parishioners at St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church in Scotch Plains for several years as a youth minister, has been arrested in Ocean County for possession and distribution of child pornography, according to multiple news reports.
A criminal docket from a Wayne County, Pa. magisterial court listed 20 ...