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Poage and Sayre: the Right Fiscal Priorities for Berkeley Heights

September 29, 2020

We’re Susan Poage and Bret Sayre, and we’re asking for your support to serve you on the Berkeley Heights Township Council (or to keep serving you, in Susan’s case).

As we get closer and closer to Election Day, we want you to know where we stand on the issues that matter to you. This week we want to share our Fiscal Responsibility platform – how we can make the most of ...

Robert Cianciulli For Berkeley Heights School Board: The Best Advice I’ve Ever Gotten As A School Board Member

My name is Robert Cianciulli and I am running for re-election for the Berkeley Heights Board of Education this Election Day, Tuesday, November 3rd. Previously, I served on the School Board from 2017-2019. My School Board voting record shows my deep commitment to students and taxpayers, as well as being an independent voice on the Board, even in challenging situations.

In 2018, our students ...

Poage and Sayre: making Berkeley Heights government work for you

We’re Susan Poage and Bret Sayre, and we’re asking for your support to serve you on the Berkeley Heights Township Council (or to keep serving you, in Susan’s case).

We are living in historic times. Our nation and our town face unprecedented challenges. Your vote has never been so important. Nationally, we are in a battle for the soul of our country. Here in Berkeley Heights, ...

Union County Launches Virtual Wildlife Wednesdays Program

The Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce that the popular “Wildlife Wednesdays” program is returning next Wednesday, September 23 with “NJ Natives” a program focusing on wildlife original to the garden state, such as the spotted turtle and garter snake.  New programs will continue to run each Wednesday through the end of October, with a new starting time ...

Union County: Helping You Recycle Right

Recycling has been mandatory in New Jersey since 1987 but questions continually arise about recycling.  The Union County Bureau of Recycling wants residents to Recycle Right so here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

Q:  What is ACCEPTABLE in my curbside bin?

A: Recycle all empty plastic bottles coded #1 & # 2, aluminum & steel (tin) cans, glass ...

Chiropractors: Essential for Athletic Performance

September 29, 2020

Chiropractic care has been an essential part of athletes lives for many years. Athletes of all types, from the weekend warrior to the world-class athlete, utilize Chiropractors to experience the safest, drug-free, non-invasive approach to better health and performance.

Chiropractic adjustments help ensure that the body functions as efficiently as possible, which can maximize healing and ...

Sai - A Strong Record Parents should Consider

September 29, 2020

I have known Sai Bhargavi Akiri for years, and those who know the both of us can tell you that we have, at times, butted heads on local issues. 

That being said, I cannot think of anyone more qualified and capable than Sai in serving our community on the BOE.

Sai has always been about the resident, consistently and unapologetically, despite some of the heat that came her way. She has ...

It’s simple why I am voting for Joy Young and Ramya Kasthuri for the Berkeley Heights Board of Education (BOE).

It’s simple why I am voting for Joy Young and Ramya Kasthuri for the Berkeley Heights Board of Education (BOE).

As a resident and a parent of school-aged kids who attend Berkeley Heights public schools, I know that Joy Young and Ramya Kasthuri are going to take our children’s educational experience to the next level.  Both candidates have ideal professional backgrounds for ...

A Leader Has Arrived: Why I Support Sai Akiri for BH BOE

Over a year ago, I wrote a Letter to the Editor on the current issues destabilizing the Board of Education and the BH Public School System as a whole. After diving into the issues and reaching the core of the matter, I concluded that “New leaders are needed…that can bring new perspectives and ideas…that can do the right thing.” While I think the Board of Education is in ...

Mayor’s Corner: September 2020 Edition

Fall is upon us and our children have gone back to in-person learning, at least partially. The year 2020 has proved to be quite a challenge and continues to test us daily!

You have probably seen the pictures and read the story in TAPinto. Last Monday, Sept. 21, construction crews were preparing to pave the parking lot in front of the entrance of the new municipal complex and noticed something ...

Learn How to Cook, Craft, Code, and more with Union County’s 4-H Clubs

September 29, 2020

Union County students in grades K-12 are invited to join a 4-H Club this fall and explore popular fields ranging from cooking, art to anime, coding and more. Youth in their first year after graduating from high school can also join.

All clubs will be meeting virtually and are without charge until in person meetings resume.

“4-H Clubs provide students in Union County with unique ...

Union County Announces COVID-19 Emergency Drive-Up and Walk-Up Food Distribution, Oct. 3

Produce will be distributed on a first come-first served basis. Food will be distributed to both residents who drive up as well as walk-ups.

The Union County Freeholder Board announced the County will hold an emergency drive-up and walk-up food distribution for Union County residents to aid those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday, October 3, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Cedar ...

Residents Can Now Follow Berkeley Heights Township (@BHnjGov) on Twitter

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- Residents can now follow Berkeley Heights Township’s official Twitter account, @BHnjGov,  to get important Township news.  Launched last week, the creation of this account continues the work that the Berkeley Heights Communications Committee has been doing to expand the township’s digital properties, ensuring all residents, no matter what ...

Remembering Malcolm Nettingham, Scotch Plains' Tuskegee Airman

September 15, 2020

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains is mourning local legend Malcolm E. Nettingham, a member of World War II's famed Tuskegee Airmen, who died on Monday evening just a few days before his 102nd birthday. He lived in town for almost a century and in 2014 was chosen to be the grand marshal of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Memorial Day Parade. 

Mr. Nettingham was born in New ...