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Bye-Bye, Bowcraft; Scotch Plains Planning Board Unanimously Approves Redevelopment Plan at Mon, Sept. 26 Meeting
By JOHN MOONEYSeptember 29, 2016
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- After hearing nearly four hours of testimony, the Scotch Plains Planning Board on Monday evening unanimously approved a plan submitted by Bowcraft and ATA Developers to that will redevelop the amusement park into a complex of 200 apartments and townhouses.
The 13-acre complex, located on Route 22 West in Scotch Plains will consist of 190 apartments, 10 townhomes, a ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Whether getting one to go or lingering over a second cup, on Thursday, Sept. 29 be sure to observe National Coffee Day.
Where's the best local bargain for great coffee? You Need Coffee (2006 Route 22 East) in Scotch Plains is offering cups of caffeinated brew (and decaf, too) Buy one, get one free on coffee drinks in honor of National Coffee Day, ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church or Scotch Plains will honor all parish and SPF first responders in a special Mass at 5:00 p.m. presided by Bishop Manuel A. Cruz on Saturday, Oct. 1.
Directly following the Mass, the community and families are invited to "Meet Our Local Heroes." There will be an opportunity to take pictures with ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Board of Education approved the first reading of a board policy requiring students to salute the U.S. flag and repeat the pledge of allegiance. The measure passed at the BOE’s monthly regular meeting Tuesday night.
The proposed policy, entitled “Opening Exercises/Ceremonies," if formally adopted, would require ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Frazee House, the Scotch Plains Fanwood Community Garden, Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club, and the Township of Scotch Plains will host a Harvest Homecoming fund raiser at the Frazee House (1451 Raritan Road), the site of the SPF Community Garden, on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The event will celebrate the ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains police have installed speed humps on on the 300 Block of Myrtle Ave. (between Front St. and Mountain Ave.) as a pilot program to help slow cars on one of the main "cut-through" streets that run north-south from Route 22.
"Safety is our number one priority," said Mayor Kevin Glover, who was joined by ...
WESTFIELD, NJ — The Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey Museum celebrated its grand opening Saturday at 201 Grove Street East.
The little museum consists of uniforms dating back to 1918, vintage cookie tins, badge collections and other classic Girl Scout memorabilia. Members of the GSHNJ’s board of directors Dolores Kresge, Nancy Avery and Sherley Penrose started collecting ...
FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Memorial Library will host Pizza Day at 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 2, when children and their families are invited to a pizza-themed story time and craft. Then at 2 p.m., everyone is invited for pizza tasting and a tutorial on making the perfect pizza dough led by Nancy Kipping. All ages are invited.
In November, director Dan Weiss's ...
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders boys soccer team survived a scare Saturday afternoon, remaining undefeated after rallying for a 2-1 victory over Bridgewater-Raritan.
The Panthers jumped out to an early 1-0 lead on Nate Race’s goal 10 minutes into the game, and Bridgewater-Raritan (5-1) took that lead into halftime.
“They had the advantage a little bit [in the ...
WESTFIELD, NJ — The owners of the Westfield’s infamous “Watcher” house, 657 Boulevard, have field a zoning application with the Westfield Planning Board to have the Dutch colonial torn down and replaced with two new homes, according to a Westfield resident who said she and other neighbors were advised of the plans in an official letter Saturday.
Neighbors were told that ...