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Veterans Welcomed Home with Sweet Treats Donated by Somerset County Girl Scouts and Somerset Hills YMCA

February 26, 2017

SOMERSET HILLS, NJ - On Saturday, February 11 veterans moving out of Valley Brook Village’s transitional housing into their own apartments received “Dinner in a Basket” from Girl Scouts from across Somerset County. Earlier in January, Girl Scouts from 15 troops combined efforts at an annual Girl Scout Pool Party held at Somerset Hills YMCA, a branch of Somerset County YMCA.

Governor Livingston Interact Club Volunteers at Community Food Bank of New Jersey

HILLSIDE, NJ - Over 40 members of the Governor Livingston Rotary Interact Club spent Saturday morning at the Community Food Bank of New Jersey volunteering with other state civic groups to help the more than 900,000 hungry people in New Jersey.

Food Bank host Omar Henigan, welcomed the students to the Hillside warehouse facility and explained the function of the Food Bank and its role for ...

Dog Found near Bloomfield Avenue and Prospect Avenue Montclair

MONTCLAIR NJ - Recently groomed best friend found in Montclair on Bloomfield Avenue at Prospect Avenue. 

This boy decided to go out for an adventure this morning and was found near the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and Prospect. 

He's very sweet and somewhat frightened. It took a group of motorists, runners and other people to get him to safety.

If you recognize him ...

Dog Found near Bloomfield Avenue and Prospect Avenue Montclair

MONTCLAIR NJ - Recently groomed best friend found in Montclair on Bloomfield Avenue at Prospect Avenue. 

This boy decided to go out for an adventure this morning and was found near the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and Prospect. 

He's very sweet and somewhat frightened. It took a group of motorists, runners and other people to get him to safety.

If you recognize him ...

Human Needs Food Pantry Announces March 11 Drop-Off Date

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair's next Saturday drop-off day is Saturday March 11. Donations will be accepted at 9 Label Street Montclair from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

The pantry will accept unexpired, nonperishable food (for humans and pets); clean linens in like-new condition; and like-new Spring clothing for the family. Donations of winter coats are ...

Margaret E. Lyons Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Today at Kubels Too

BRIGHTON BEACH, NJ - This Sunday February 26 from 1 p.m. and on, there will be the annual Daytona 500 Beef-N-Beer at Kubels' Too Tavern celebration and fundraiser in memory of Margaret Ellen Lyons.

Each year this event benefits the Margaret E. Lyons Memorial Scholarship Fund started by Kevin and Debbie Lyons. Through this fund, the family awards local high school students scholarship ...

Clark Family Meets Super Bowl Champ While Taking the 'Plunge' for Special Olympics

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ – The Polar Bear Plunge normally conjures up visions of hearty souls running across a snow-covered beach to bravely (crazily?) jump into frigid waters all for a good cause.  Unseasonably warm temperatures made Saturday’s Polar Bear Plunge seem more like, well, a day at the beach. But it was all still for a good cause.

Clark’s own Daniel and Ryan ...

Montville Resident Honored by Demolay International

MONTVILLE, NJ -- Montville Township resident Joseph Salamone was honored with the Degree of Chevalier from DeMolay International.  The highest honor that an active DeMolay can receive, the Degree of Chevalier is an award for outstanding and remarkable DeMolay activity and effort.

DeMolay is a community-based international organization for young men aged 12 to 21. Members ...

Upcoming Beef And Beer Fundraiser At Spotswood Firehouse

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - On Saturday, March 4, a Beef and Beer Fundraiser will be held at the Spotswood Fire House from 6:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person and include a buffet dinner, beer, wine, soda and an evening of entertainment. All of the proceeds from the event will go towards Hometown Heroes.

Hometown Heroes is a non-profit organization that works to assist communities across ...

Elizabeth Native Honored for World War II Service

MONTVILLE, NJ – There is now a plague outside the Montville Township Municipal Building with the name of Elizabeth native Joseph Quade forever engraved.

Quade was one of two township residents to be honored for their World War II service in a ceremony Feb. 20. David Marshall, who is deceased, is the other name on the plaque.

Quade served as a paratrooper with the ...

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Sun, February 26, 8:15 AM

Providence! Integrated Health and Fitness, New Providence

Sunday Morning Donation Yoga

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Sun, February 26, 11:00 AM

Ethical Culture Society of Essex County, Maplewood

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A Taste of Tewksbury

February 26, 2017

TEWKSBURY NJ - The Woman's Club of Tewksbury Township will host "A Taste of Tewksbury" on Saturday, March 25 at 6 PM at Merck and Company, 600 Corporate Drive, Lebanon, NJ 08858.  The event, sponsored by Tewksbury Fine Wines and Spirits, will host 13 restaurants offering gourmet food selections and premium wine, bourbon and whiskey tastings.  A portion of the profits ...

Thankful Pine Brook Resident

February 12, 2017

Kudos to the anonymous “Angels” who shoveled walkways and driveways on Gathering Road after the recent snow storm.

May God Bless you and reward you for your act of kindness.

 

Mary Kate Grau

Pine Brook