7 Tricks for Making the Best Winter Soups

January 18, 2021

There’s nothing like a steaming pot of soup to take off the chill on a cold day. Want to up your winter soup game? We’ve got seven simple tricks to make your favorites even better:

1. Save the bones from your roasted chicken (including storebought rotisserie chicken) in the freezer to make stock. The roasted bones will give your soups more flavor than raw.

2. Need to swap ...

Thank You to everyone who made the 6th Annual BHDC (Virtual) Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service a great success!

January 20, 2021

What a morning!  The community gathered on January 18th in a crowded “zoom room” to hear about the life, teachings and ongoing influence of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council (BHDC) was thrilled to see so many community members, including many students, our Mayor, members of our Town Council, Board of Education, School Principals and Administrators, ...

February Festivities at Trailside: Magnificent Raptors, Magic & Maple Sugaring

January 21, 2021

Families looking for fun outdoor activities during the Presidents’ Day weekend are invited to visit Union County’s Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside for a series of special outdoor programs. The programs are recommended for families with children ages four and older, and COVID-19 prevention guidelines apply.

“The February Festivities series at Trailside ...

Updated: Union County Commissioners Announce Three COVID-19 Emergency Food Distributions for January

Updated: Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis at a drive-up event Scotch Plains, a drive-up/walk-up event in Roselle and a walk-up in Plainfield

The Union County Board of Commissioners will hold three food distributions events for Union County residents to aid those affected by COVID-19 in the month of January.

Saturday, January 23 - 8:30 a.m. - Union County ...

Atlantic Health System receives NJ Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, recently received the New Jersey Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award, and was named among the organizations and individuals that have moved the state forward on significant issues, including climate change, recycling, clean drinking water, and environmental justice.

“We are ...

Say Goodbye to SAT Subject Tests

January 20, 2021

College Board (the makers of the SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, etc) has announced that the SAT subject tests will be discontinued and there will be no administrations of them in the spring. This will have two significant effects on how students applying to top 50 colleges are evaluated (only roughly the top 50 colleges had still been using SAT subject test scores in ...

Upcoming Events

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Fri, January 22, 5:00 AM

Berkeley Heights YMCA, Berkeley Heights

Art Supplies Drive for Lyons VA Hospital

Other

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Sat, January 23, 5:00 AM

Berkeley Heights YMCA, Berkeley Heights

Art Supplies Drive for Lyons VA Hospital

Other

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Sun, January 24, 5:00 AM

Berkeley Heights YMCA, Berkeley Heights

Art Supplies Drive for Lyons VA Hospital

Other

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Wed, January 27, 7:15 PM

Stirling

Free Online Singing Workshops

Arts & Entertainment

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Thu, January 28, 3:00 PM

Edward Jones Virtual Webinar, New Providence

New Administration, New Year: What to Expect in ...

Business & Finance

Fri, February 5, 7:00 PM

VIRTUAL event on ZOOM, Plainfield

January Virtual Anti-Racism Training

Education Other Religions And Spirituality

Fri, February 12, 7:00 PM

VIRTUAL event on ZOOM, Plainfield

January Virtual Anti-Racism Training

Education Other Religions And Spirituality