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Thu, March 28, 7:00 PM

Saint Joseph High School , Metuchen

Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/28/2019 7:00pm 03/28/2019 9:30pm America/New_York Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company

Come out to support the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company as it presents Into The Woods!

Productions will be March 28-30, April 4-6, March 31 and April 7.

You can pre-order tickets by clicking here

145 Plainfield Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840
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Thu, March 28, 7:30 PM

Union County Torah Center, Westfield

Yossele's World

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/28/2019 7:30pm 03/28/2019 8:30pm America/New_York Yossele's World

The Union County Torah Center at 111 Laurel Place in Westfield will be presenting a program titled "Yossele's World” on Thursday, March 28 at 7:30pm. Charlie Bernhaut will present the program where he will explore the exceptional life of one of the world's greatest cantors, Yossele Rosenblatt.

This power-point presentation takes you on his journey from the Ukraine, through ...

111 Laurel Place Westfield, NJ 07090
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Fri, March 29, 4:00 PM

Scotch Plains

Stations of the Cross for Families

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2019 4:00pm 03/29/2019 4:45pm America/New_York Stations of the Cross for Families

Please join us as we walk the Way of the Cross in a way that offers practical examples of how children can grow in their spiritual life on a daily basis. Mark your calendars for Fridays at 4:00 p.m. throughout Lent.

1571 South Martine Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Fri, March 29, 7:00 PM

Saint Joseph High School , Metuchen

Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2019 7:00pm 03/29/2019 9:30pm America/New_York Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company

Come out to support the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company as it presents Into The Woods!

Productions will be March 28-30, April 4-6, March 31 and April 7.

You can pre-order tickets by clicking here

145 Plainfield Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840
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Sat, March 30, 10:00 AM

Westfield

Cursive Penmanship Course Held by Westfield ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2019 10:00am 03/30/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Cursive Penmanship Course Held by Westfield Historical Society

Westfield Historical Society to Offer Mini-Course in Cursive Penmanship

Westfield, NJ -- Did you know that most students no longer learn the skill of cursive penmanship? This means that historians in the future may not be able to read historic documents or even personal letters from generations back. The Westfield Historical Society is sponsoring a mini-course in cursive handwriting ...

314 Mountain Ave Westfield, NJ 07090-3032
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Sat, March 30, 11:00 AM

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Scotch Plains

Lenten Healing Mass

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2019 11:00am 03/30/2019 12:00pm America/New_York Lenten Healing Mass

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Scotch Plains will be hosting a Healing Mass, or Mass of Anointing, on Saturday March 30th in the Main Church.

Although the Sacrament termed "Anointing of the Sick" is normally associated with the terminally ill, this Mass represents a broader outreach to those who are troubled in mind, body or spirit. Healing is but one apect of a broader sense of ...

1571 South Martine Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Sat, March 30, 7:00 PM

Saint Joseph High School , Metuchen

Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2019 7:00pm 03/30/2019 9:30pm America/New_York Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company

Come out to support the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company as it presents Into The Woods!

Productions will be March 28-30, April 4-6, March 31 and April 7.

You can pre-order tickets by clicking here

145 Plainfield Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840
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Sun, March 31, 10:00 AM

Union Catholic High School, Scotch Plains

Trinitas Health & Wellness Expo

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2019 10:00am 03/31/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Trinitas Health & Wellness Expo

Back for its 2nd year, Trinitas Regional Medical Center and the GWACC is proud to present its 2019 Health and Wellness Expo. On Sunday, March 31st from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Union Catholic High School exhibitors from a variety of health modalities and medical practices will be in attendance to help you be the best YOU in 2019.

There will be something for every age including free bike ...

1600 Martine Ave Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Sun, March 31, 2:00 PM

Miller-Cory House Museum, Westfield

Maple Sugar Sunday

Other

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2019 2:00pm 03/31/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Maple Sugar Sunday

One of the most important seasonal tasks of colonial farm life was sugar making in the maple woods. The museum's presenter will talk about the technique of maple sugaring, explaining how the maple sap rises and flows, how it is collected using wooden buckets and handmade spiles, and how sugar and syrup are made from the sap. (Please note that no tree will actually be tapped.)

Two ...

614 Mountain Avenue Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sun, March 31, 3:00 PM

Westfield

Sonic Spectacular, Oratorio Singers Concert at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2019 3:00pm 03/31/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Sonic Spectacular, Oratorio Singers Concert at the First United Methodist Church in Westfield

Sonic Spectacular! Sunday, March 31 at 3 p.m. is the Oratorio Singers annual concert at the First United Methodist Church in Westfield featuring many musical gems with chorus, large brass ensemble, percussion, and organ. Enjoy Mozart’s Te Deum, selections from Mendelssohn’s Elijah, All Creatures of Our God and King by John Rutter, The Holy City by Stephan Adams, and the ethereal The ...

One East Broad Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sun, March 31, 3:00 PM

Saint Joseph High School , Metuchen

Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2019 3:00pm 03/31/2019 5:30pm America/New_York Into The Woods Presented by the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company

Come out to support the Saint Joseph High School Theatre Company as it presents Into The Woods!

Productions will be March 28-30, April 4-6, March 31 and April 7.

You can pre-order tickets by clicking here

145 Plainfield Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840
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Mon, April 1, 10:00 AM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Bagels & Books @ the Scotch Plains Library

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/01/2019 10:00am 04/01/2019 11:00am America/New_York Bagels & Books @ the Scotch Plains Library

​On Monday, April 1 at 10:00 a.m., the Scotch Plains Library will host Bagels & Books, where book-lovers share their recent reading experiences with other bibliophiles and pick up suggestions for future reading. Light refreshments will be served. Registration is required.

1927 Bartle Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Tue, April 2, 7:00 PM

Forest Road Park Building, Fanwood

Town Hall Meeting - Borough of Fanwood

Government

Add to My Calendar 04/02/2019 7:00pm 04/02/2019 8:30pm America/New_York Town Hall Meeting - Borough of Fanwood

Representatives of the Borough Council and the consultancy undertaking its upcoming property revaluation will be on hand to address resident questions and concerns.


158 Forest Road (between Woodland and Pleasant) Fanwood, NJ 07023
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Wed, April 3, 5:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Women’s History Month Film Fest @ the Scotch ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/03/2019 5:00pm 04/03/2019 8:00pm America/New_York Women’s History Month Film Fest @ the Scotch Plains Library

​On Wednesday, April 3 at 5:00 PM, Women in Media -- Newark present a film festival themed, "Voices in Black and White."

The following films will be screened:

Respect and Love, 15 minutes, United States

In Her Shoes, 20 mins, Italy

A Thousand Girls Like Me, 76 mins, Afghanistan

Women in Media--Newark is an organization that educates the public about issues affecting the ...

1927 Bartle Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Wed, April 3, 7:30 PM

The First Baptist Church of Westfield, Westfield

Junior Musical Club Presents a Free Concert

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/03/2019 7:30pm 04/03/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Junior Musical Club Presents a Free Concert

The Junior Musical Club is proud to invite the public to its annual Ensemble Concert on Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm, in the First Baptist Church, 170 Elm Street, Westfield. Club members in eighth grade and high school from the local area will join together in duets and small chamber groups, playing the most popular music of the past 250 years along with a World Premiere composed by Rachel ...

170 Elm Street Westfield, NJ 07090

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Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Ghost Hawk is the First Craft Brewery in Passaic County

April 21, 2019

This story first ran on TAPinto Hasbrouck Heights/Woodridge/Terterboro.

The line began forming over an hour before the official ribbon cutting and grand opening. And by the time the doors officially opened Saturday afternoon, more 100 beer lovers were on line, around the corner and down the sidewalk for Passaic County's first craft brewery.

Ghost Hawk Brewing Company ...

How to Make Perfectly Cooked Hard-Boiled Eggs

When it comes to the simple hard-boiled egg, it seems nothing is simple. Some people will swear by steaming them in an egg cooker or Instant Pot. Others have taken to using a sous vide. And those things are great — if you have them. But all you really need to make a great egg is a pot and some water.

This method is great for making anything from one large egg to a couple dozen at ...

Crunch Time at NJ-Based Manischewitz Company as Passover Approaches

Much has changed since more than 100 jobs were slashed at the Manischewitz Matzo Factory in Newark almost two years ago.

Sheets and sheets of matzo used to be made at the factory on Avenue K, which runs parallel to Route 9, every spring for Passover.

“When you do it in a commercial factory, it’s quite a challenge not to have any dough carry over from one batch to the ...

NJ Girl Scout Teaches Kids Healthy Cooking & Eating with Classes, Videos

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, childhood obesity rates have more than tripled since the 1970s. One Springfield Girl Scout is looking to make a change to that statistic by encouraging the next generation to eat healthier in a simple and fun way.

“I just realized childhood obesity is a growing American epidemic, and unhealthy food is growing in popularity ...

New Jersey Date Night: Comfort Food Restaurants to Brighten a Bad Day

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

It happens to the best of us. The culprit can be a flat tire or perhaps a demanding boss with attention deficit disorder. Or maybe it’s dealing with screaming, unsatisfied children or irritated, displeased clients. So many situations can lead to a bad day, and a bad day in New Jersey can be torturous.

'Kai the Hitchhiker' Convicted in the 2013 Murder of Clark Lawyer

April 24, 2019

ELIZABETH, NJ – Caleb McGillvary, who became an internet sensation known as "Kai the Hatch-Wielding Hitchhiker," was convicted of first-degree murder in a Union County courthouse on Wednesday afternoon. 

He is charged with fatally beating 73-year-old attorney Joseph Galfy  in his Clark home on May 12, 2013. McGillvary maintained throughout his trial that he acted in ...

VIDEO: Firefighters Battling Massive Blaze at Ocean Grove Boardwalk Pavilion

April 13, 2019

OCEAN GROVE, NJ — Smoke could be seen for miles for most of the afternoon as firefighters continue to battle a massive fire at the Ocean Grove boardwalk pavilion, according to officials.

Dozens of fires trucks from towns in Monmouth and Ocean counties were called to respond to the blaze, which was reported at about 11:30 a.m. on April 13. No injuries have been reported as of 2:30 p.m.

Life After Infidelity: Healing the Pain and Rebuilding Trust When a Partner Has Been Unfaithful

Learning that your partner has been unfaithful can be one of the most devastating and upsetting moments possible.  How to cope with such shocking news can be very difficult to comprehend. 

It is easy to lose the concept of who you are, and what you had, and can bring out fear in what your life will look like moving forward. A profound sense of loss is normal once the betrayal amongst ...

Grieving for The Westfield High School Principal

Grief is a normal and natural reaction to the death of a loved one. Most of us are not prepared for the long journey of grief which is sometimes devastating, frightening, and often lonely. We may think, do, and say things that are very unlike us. There seems to be no respite, no end to the intense feelings that we experience. Our loss could be the passing of a loved one or even the loss of a ...

Boneparth: On Planning to be Single

I am considered an Old Millennial, which means that as a current thirty-something, I face a distinct set of issues that weren’t on my radar earlier in life. But there’s one issue facing Old Millennials I can’t relate to: being single.

I see an abundance of dating apps and think, “Oh wow, it must be so much easier to meet someone!” when in reality, I’m told, ...

Union County College Foundation Annual Scholarship Reception Provides $1.1 Million in Support

April 25, 2019

CRANFORD – The Union County College Foundation held their annual Scholarship Reception for donors to meet the recipients of their respective scholarships. More than $1.1 million in support was given out this year and scholarships were issued to more than 700 students. Approximately 225 guests were in attendance to celebrate the occasion between students and donors.

This year, the ...

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Fri, April 26, 12:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Oscar-Winning Films @ the Scotch Plains Public ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

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Sat, April 27, 10:00 AM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Trash to Treasure Sale, Plus Costume Jewelry, ...

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Sat, April 27, 12:00 PM

Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA, Scotch Plains

YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Health & Wellness