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Dairy Queen of Plainfield Preparing for Final Bike Giveaway of 2018

November 14, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Save the date for Dairy Queen's final bike and helmet giveaway of the year for those in need.  This Plainfield event is always popular, and bikes go quickly. 

Owners Donna and Rich Albanese say the work is rewarding.  "The smiles and lives we touch are too numerous to count.  The positive stories are amazing.  One family who received bikes at ...

'Thought Leader' Dr. Robert Marbut Jr. Joins Family Promise National Trustee Board

SUMMIT, NJ - Dr. Robert Marbut Jr., a pioneer in the field of homelessness and homeless transformation, has joined the Family Promise National Board of Trustees. Marbut is the embodiment of Family Promises' assertion that family homelessness is a bipartisan issue, having both served as a White House Fellow to George H.W. Bush, and also as chief of staff ...

Coach Wendell Williams and the Roselle Rams 7u Players Present a Special Jersey to the Roselle Fire Department

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Fireman Wendell Williams and his team presented a football jersey to his fellow fireman during last Sundays police vs fire football game.  The jersey was presented by Williams and his boys of the Roselle Rams 7u team as a thank you.  

Earlier this year Williams, head coach of the team for 2 years, decided that he wanted to give his boys an experience that they ...

Comic Makes You Laugh for a Cause

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Johnny Lombardi, aka "Gemini," is the comedic version of a one-man band.

He can do it all – depending on his mood and the audience, Lombardi will kibitz with the crowd, fire off one-liners, dazzle with his magic or bring life to a family of sharp-tongued ventriloquist dummies.

A veteran headliner at Atlantic City’s casinos, Lombardi’s also got a ...

Roxbury Rotary to Sell Fruit and Pie on Saturday

ROXBURY, NJ - Just in time for Thanksgiving, the Roxbury Rotary Club will be selling fruit and pies on Saturday (Nov. 17) as a club fundraiser.

The Rotarians will be in front of the Roxbury Recreation Center, at Horseshoe Lake Park, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

"It’s our biggest fundraiser of the year and the fruit and pies come in just in time for thanksgiving," said ...

Boy Scouts Honor Four Montville Service Leaders

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Patriots’ Path Council of the Boy Scouts held its 2018 Montville Good Scout awards dinner on Oct. 25, at which it honored four outstanding Montville Township service leaders.

The event was designed to recognize four citizens who have positively contributed to the Montville Township community and for their embodiment of the values of the century-old Scout oath ...

Nutley Public Library Food Drive Continues Every Day in November

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Public Library will be collecting non-perishable food items throughout the month of November for the Nutley Family Services Bureau food pantry operation. 

A collection box is set up near the main entrance of the library for your donation.

Please consider making a food donation on your next visit to the library. 

Sparta Police Put Down the Razor for No Shave November

SPARTA, NJ – Residents may notice Sparta Police Department is looking a little shaggy this month.  It is all for a good cause.  The officers are taking part in No Shave November a campaign to raise money and awareness for cancer research. 

“Each of the officers that have participated in growing facial hair have also contributed to the cause,” Chief Neil ...

Hillsborough Comic Makes You Laugh for a Cause

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Johnny Lombardi, aka "Gemini," is the comedic version of a one-man band.

He can do it all – depending on his mood and the audience, Lombardi will kibitz with the crowd, fire off one-liners, dazzle with his magic or bring life to a family of sharp-tongued ventriloquist dummies.

A veteran headliner at Atlantic City’s casinos, Lombardi’s also got a ...

Lauren Schiffman Madison Area YMCA Youth Volunteer of the Year Award

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA’s recipient of the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance 2018 Youth Volunteer of the Year award is Lauren Schiffman, a 15-year-old sophomore at Hanover Park High School.

Growing up, the Madison Area YMCA was always a significant part of Lauren’s life. She was a Madison Area Y camper for many years and participated in youth programs including the Teen ...

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2018 Gov. Livingston Highlander Baseball Alumni Dinner Honors 2011 Group 2 State Championship Team, Wednesday, Nov. 21

November 14, 2018

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Gov. Livingston Highlander Baseball Alumni Dinner will honor the 2011 Group 2 State Championship Team on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at Mt. Carmel Hall, 56 River Road in Berkeley Heights from 7 to 10 p.m. 

Tickets are available for $55 per person (21 years and older) and $45 per person (under 21) with checks made out to The Highlander Booster Club and mailed to Liz McCulloch ...