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Jersey Mike's Subs, Westfield

Jersey Mike’s Day of Giving

Food & Drink Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 03/27/2019 10:00am 03/27/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Jersey Mike’s Day of Giving

The Westfield Area YMCA is partnering with Jersey Mike’s Subs on East Broad Street in Westfield for the 9th Annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. The campaign culminates in the Jersey Mike’s “Day of Giving” on Wednesday, March 27. On that day, the Westfield Jersey Mike’s will donate 100 percent of the day’s sales to help send a kid in ...

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Cranford High School Library Renamed After African American Trailblazer

February 7, 2020

CRANFORD - At one point, she couldn't get hired at Cranford High School because of her skin color. Now, the library is named after her.

On Thursday, Cranford High School officially changed the name of its library to the "Dr. Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe Library and Learning Commons." Born in 1916 and a graduate of Cranford High School, Dr. Deborah ...

Would the Westfield Rialto Theatre Work as a Performing Arts Center?

February 13, 2020

WESTFIELD, NJ — Both the municipality and the owner of a 97-year-old movie theater, which closed abruptly six months ago, are working to convert the landmark location into a performing arts center.

The town had sought a grant to hire a consultant to study what the best use for the theater space could be. However, Mayor Shelley Brindle this week said that grant opportunity fell ...

Clark to Construct 177 Units at Intersection of Walnut Avenue and Valley Road

CLARK, NJ - The Clark Planning Board recently approved designs for a 177-unit apartment complex to be constructed at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Valley Road.   

Mayor Sal Bonaccorso kicked off the meeting reminding attendees that Clark negotiated a deal several years ago with arbitrators of the state for the number of affordable housing units the town would be required to ...

Four Union County Schools Rank Highly Among Newsweek's Top STEM High Schools in America

UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Four high schools in Union County rank among the Top 500 in Newsweek's 2020 List of Top STEM High Schools in America.

America is a nation of entrepreneurs and innovators, and our economic vitality and national security depend on our sustaining that vibrant culture. Science, technology, engineering, mathematics—these are the fields in which our children need ...

Five Money Myths to Ignore

When it comes to personal finance, what works for one person doesn’t necessarily work for another. That’s why money misconceptions can be so dangerous. Here are four common money myths that you may have heard – and perhaps even believe – that need to be put to rest.

Myth #1: All Debt is Bad

Reality: Few people could afford to buy a home, if they ...

Financial Planning Considerations For Adults Without Children

Adults who do not have children tend to have more financial flexibility to pursue their goals throughout life and retirement. This makes sense when you consider the cost of raising a child from birth to adulthood is currently estimated at $233,6101 (and that’s before you factor in college). But even without these expenses, childless singles and couples still need to manage their future ...

Atlantic Health System Earns Spot for 12th Year on Fortune’s ‘100 Best Companies To Work For®’ List

Atlantic Health System is leading the way in delivering innovative, high-quality health care in an award-winning workplace that cares for patients and caregivers alike.  For the 12th consecutive year, Atlantic Health System was once again named to Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number #89 on the prestigious list.

“Our 17,000 talented team ...

Taking a Moment: How a Sock Donation Rolled Up Into an Experience with Somerset County’s Working Poor and Homeless

It was right around noon on Friday, Jan. 17, and the three ladies in the kitchen worked as quickly as they could to prepare before clients would begin filing through the rear doors of Saint John’s Episcopal Church in Somerville, looking for a hot meal.

The Samaritan Homeless Interim Program, also known as SHIP, has been serving meals to anyone who needs one since 1984. It has served ...

Morristown Medical Center Earns Five-Star Rating from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center is one of only two hospitals in New Jersey to earn the prestigious five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) Hospital Compare Program, the latest recognition for a hospital ranked number one in the state by U.S. News & World Report.

The CMS five-star rating, which is the highest possible, is the ...

Atlantic Health System Earns Gold Recognition on the American Heart Association’s Workplace Health Achievement Index

Atlantic Health System has been designated Gold level on the American Heart Association’s Workplace Achievement Index for the second year in a row, marking a great achievement in the well-being journey of its more than 17,000 team members.

The unique well-being programs at Atlantic Health System are just one of the reasons Atlantic Health is a great place to work. Focused on caring for ...

New Stuffed Burger Restaurant in Springfield Promises ‘Super’ Experience

February 17, 2020

This article first appeared in TAPinto Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — On Presidents Day, Feb. 17, Super Stuffed Burgers celebrates its grand opening in Springfield. We got a sneak peak Friday afternoon when co-owners Rob Grunauer and Rey Perez spoke about their new venture.

“I am a comic book enthusiast/collector,” Grunauer said. “So the love of comics, ...

Westfield Area YMCA Devilfish Send Youngest Swimmers to 8U Championships

February 18, 2020

On Feb. 1, the Westfield Area YMCA Devilfish sent over 20 of their youngest swimmers to the 8 & Under Championships held at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, NJ. Congratulations to Sophie Ayers who finished first in two events (25 Free & 25 Fly). 

Additional top 16 finishes by age group were achieved by the following swimmers:

7U GIRLS: Sophie Ayers (1st ...

Letter: I Support the PRO Act

February 8, 2020

I recently became aware of a piece of legislation called the PRO Act, which was passed yesterday in Congress. This bill has bi-partisan support in New Jersey and was co-sponsored by Rep. Tom Malinowski along with every other member of Congress from our state, both Democrat and Republican.

As a freelancer, I heard some of the concerns that this pro-labor bill might hurt the independent ...