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The Connell Company, Embassy Suites Presents $10,000 Check for 4th Annual Winter Walk

September 6, 2018

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Connell Company along with Embassy Suites and Grain and Cane Restaurant is once again "excited" to be the presenting sponsor of the annual Berkeley Heights Winter Walk, now in its fourth year.

Shane Connell, Executive Vice President of The Connell Company; Ian Brodsky and Rebecca Mittleman, of Embassy Suites recently presented a check for $10,000 ...

Summer Concert Series Wraps up in Berkeley Heights with 52nd Street Band (Photo Gallery)

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Although the weather was stifling hot at last week's summer concert, a large crowd came out to enjoy 52nd Street Band play the sounds of Billy Joel as the summer concert series finale. 

The summer concerts held at Memorial Park for four weeks in July and August are presented to the community by the Berkeley Heights Recreation ...

Summer Concert in the Park Series Wraps up this Week: (Photo Gallery of Jersey Four Concert)

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Summer Concerts in the Park series wraps up this Wednesday, August 29 at Memorial Field in Berkeley Heights with 52nd Street Band -- the "World's longest running tribute to Billy Joel." The concert will run from 7:30 to 9 p.m. 

The concert, originally scheduled for August 1, was postponed to August 29 due to inclement weather. The concert ...

Garry Pastore, Scotch Plains Native and HBO’s 'Deuce' Actor, Will Attend NJ Golden Door Film Festival with Two Films

JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Actor Garry Pastore portrays NYPD Detective John Belson in the new film Sarah Q, directed by John Gallagher. Sarah Q will make its World Premiere at The Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City during the weekend of September 21. This film is the third collaboration between Pastore and writer/director Gallagher.

Additionally, Pastore is in ...

Mayor Surprises Berkeley Heights Seniors with their New Bus

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights has a brand-spanking new senior bus, which took to the road for the first time on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. The bus, a 2018 Ford E 450, seats 22 people and has a wheel chair lift.

At Tuesday's weekly Senior Citizens meeting at Mount Carmel Hall, Mayor Bob Woodruff pulled up in the new bus and was greeted by the seniors, who were ...

Two Arts Groups in Berkeley Heights Receive Union County 'HEART' Grants

ELIZABETH, NJ – The Wharton Institute of The Performing Arts and the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra each received one of 63 HEART Grants awarded by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders this year.

The Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant Program provides funding for 63 artists, historians and local non-profit organizations. The Wharton ...

Berkeley Heights Playground Camp Chips In To Recycle (Photo Gallery)

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Just in time before the Berkeley Heights Playground Camp wrapped up another success season, the campers were educated on recycling thanks to Berkeley Heights Environmental Commission member Kim Diamond and Dr. Patrick Smith of Smith Chiropractic Foundation.

Recycling is not new to the campers -- they've been recycling paper, bottles and plastic bags all summer ...

Berkeley Heights First Ever National Night Out Successful for Police, Residents (Photo Gallery)

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The looming storms stayed away from Berkeley Heights Tuesday evening and their first ever National Night Out went off as planned. Community pride was standing tall for the men and women in uniform, as the community came out a thousand strong in support of National Night Out. 

The community flocked to Memorial Park to enjoy a block party staged by our ...


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Scotch Plains Library to Host September’s Great American Read Discussions

September 18, 2018

The Great American Read is now hitting its stride, both on PBS and at the Scotch Plains Public Library. PBS will air new episodes about The Great American Read (TGAR) every Tuesday at 8 p.m. through October 23. The Library, which was one of 50 public libraries nationwide to receive a grant from PBS and the American Library Association, has planned several programs including discussions related to ...