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North Plainfield/Green Brook/Watchung

What’s Great About Green Brook

September 16, 2018

Dear Editor,

 I have recently undertaken a mission, which I call What’s Great About Green Brook! We have lived in Green Brook for 18 years and raised two children through the Green Brook school systems and Watchung Hills Regional High School. Both children now attend top universities - a credit to the high quality education our schools provide.  As my ...

Imagine Seeks Volunteers

September 21, 2018

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss seeks 10 individuals for our October 19-22, 2018 volunteer facilitator training session.

Imagine peer support groups are the main source of support for grieving children and families in Union county and beyond. Groups are facilitated by trained adult volunteers who attend a 32-hour training and quarterly continuing education programs.  Volunteers ...


South Plainfield, NJ – Margaret (Pascazio) Butfiloski, 99, passed away peacefully on June 2, ...
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Jul 28, 1955 - Feb 8, 2018
Owner/Chef of Jaret’s Stuffed Cupcakes  Beloved Husband, Father, Brother and ...
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South Plainfield - Joseph G. Zekas, 90, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at The Willows at ...
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Piscataway – Betty L. Bocam, 70, died suddenly Saturday February 24, 2018 at Robert Wood ...
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Fire Alarm Triggered at Watchung Hills

September 14, 2018

WARREN, NJ - The usual early morning quiet at Watchung Hills was shattered by the sounds of a fire alarm on Thursday. It wasn’t a drill, but also had no apparent cause.

“One of our fire alarms was triggered yesterday morning before school,” said WHRHS superintendent Elizabeth Jewett. “As there was no visible cause we were able to determine, we are currently working ...

Watchung Hills Welcomes Class of 2022 at Freshman Orientation Day

WARREN, NJ - First year students from Warren, Watchung, Long Hill and Green Brook arrived bright and early on Wednesday, Sept, 5, for the School Year 2018-2019 Freshman Orientation Day at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS). 


The Class of 2022 assembled for the first official time as WHRHS Warriors in the school’s ...

Upcoming Events


Fri, September 28, 6:00 PM

Watchung Hills Regional High School South Auditorium, Warren

Incredibles Movie Night

Arts & Entertainment

Sat, September 29, 10:00 AM

SCLSNJ’s North Plainfield Memorial Library branch, North Plainfield

Drag Queen Story Hour



Sat, September 29, 11:00 AM

Plainfield Public Library, Plainfield

2018 Tri-County History Fair

Arts & Entertainment

Wed, October 3, 7:00 PM

SCLSNJ's Warren Township Library branch, Warren

A History of the Old Presbyterian Graveyard in ...

Government Other

Sun, October 7, 11:00 AM

Washington Park, Dunellen

Dunellen HarvestFest

Arts & Entertainment

Tue, October 9, 7:00 PM

SCLSNJ’s Watchung Library branch, Watchung

History of Witchcraft


Wed, October 10, 7:00 PM

SCLSNJ’s North Plainfield Memorial Library branch, North Plainfield

Inside the Real World of Ghost Hunting


Sat, October 13, 11:00 AM

North Plainfield

Bilingual Monoprint Workshop – Taller de Arte ...


Mon, October 15, 3:00 PM

SCLSNJ’s North Plainfield Memorial Library branch, North Plainfield

“Stranger Things” Escape Room


Tue, October 16, 3:00 PM

SCLSNJ’s North Plainfield Memorial Library branch, North Plainfield

“Stranger Things” Escape Room


Plans Detailed for 110-Acre Center of Excellence on Routes 202/206

September 22, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - More details were provided to the Bridgewater planning board on the proposed New Jersey Center of Excellence, with a focus on traffic improvements planned for Route 202/206.

In early 2016, the township council approved an ordinance, on recommendation of the planning board, for a redevelopment plan at the former Sanofi Aventis site, now the Center for Excellence, on Route ...

Somerset County Man Snagged in Statewide Sting of Suspected Child Predators

TRENTON, NJ – A 54-year-old Hillsborough man is one of 24 suspects arrested in “Operation Open House,” a sting set up by law enforcement officials to capture alleged child predators using social media to lure underage girls and boys for sexual activity, according to state Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal.

The sting was set-up at a residence in Toms River. The underage ...