FANWOOD, NJ -- Tennis players from the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School team get in a practice session on the courts at Fanwood's La Grande Park after school on the first day of spring, March 20. Temperatures were in the low 50s under partly cloudy skies, and the trees still don't have any leaves. Then again, just a few weeks ago, the courts were completely covered in snow.
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By SEAN CONKLINSeptember 30, 2016
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Approximately one hundred local residents, law enforcement officials, and members of the Scotch Plains and Fanwood governing bodies attended a gun violence awareness event hosted by Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense NJ on Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Scotch Hills Country Club's Shady Rest Clubhouse.
Scotch Plains Mayor Kevin Glover delivered the opening ...
FANWOOD, NJ -- Fanwood is providing residents with a new recycling app called Recycle Coach designed to make recycling more convenient for residents and to increase participation. The mobile application can be installed for free on tablets, smart phones, and computers so that information and resources are available at your fingertips.
Recycle Coach is now ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Scotch Plains–Fanwood High School hosted its 2016 Back-to-School Night Thursday, Sept. 29.
The program provided parents and guardians of students the opportunity to meet teachers and administrators and learn more about their children's' courses and the day-to-day operations of the school.
Before Back-to-School Night commenced at 6:45 ...
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – The third annual “Jam Kancer In The Kan” annual charity Kan Jam tournament will be held at The Highland Swim Club (1235 Martine Ave., Scotch Plains) on Saturday, Oct. 1, to raise funds for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Cancer Center (CHOP).
Born out of a shared passion for the popular backyard game Kan Jam, last ...
Wendy Pinto, owner and founder of the Yoga and Healing Center in Scotch Plains will host Yoga at The Farmers Market on Saturday, October 1 at 9 a.m.
Bring a mat or towel and get ready to stretch, bend and move. No prior yoga experience needed.
Click here to view all upcoming events at the Yoga and Healing Center. For more information, visit http://www.yogaandhealingcenter.com/ or call ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- A Mobile Paper Shredding recycling event will take place at the Union County Vo-Tech parking lot (1776 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains) On Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
There is a limit of 4 bags or boxes per car weighing no more than 10 pounds each. Note that the shredding program may end prior to 1 p.m. in the event that the shredding ...
FANWOOD, NJ -- The Borough of Fanwood opened the Fanwood Skate Park at Forest Road Park with official ribbon cutting. The new park is contained in a fenced area and is open only to skateboarders and BMX bikers.
“We are thrilled to provide this new recreational facility to Fanwood families," said Mayor Colleen Mahr. "There are many children and ...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders controlled almost every aspect of the game Thursday afternoon, as they improved to 10-0 on the season with a 3-0 boys soccer victory over the Cranford Cougars.
The Raiders received a majority of their offense from senior Ryan Peterson, playing in his second game back from illness. Peterson scored the first two goals of the game, ...
Scotch Plains Zoning Board Hears More Testimony on Ashbrook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Expansion
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Zoning Board of Adjustment heard testimony on Sept. 22 from witnesses presented by Ashbrook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, which is seeking variances to expand its rehab, assisted living, and skilled nursing services in three new buildings that will replace its current facility at 1610 Raritan Rd.
Previously, the board heard testimony from ...
FANWOOD, NJ -- Mayor Colleen Mahr and Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce (GWACC) executive director Gene Janotti helped Mitul Patel cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the new Fanwood Pharmacy, located at 246 South Avenue.
Fanwood Pharmacy is a full-service pharmacy that also does compounding and veterinarian compounding on site. Patel and his family are delighted with the ...