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It's Better to Give than to Receive; The Silver Liming Foundation Spreads Kindness, One Act at a time

November 13, 2018

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - We have witnessed the Berkeley Heights community rise to help those in need -- when families are struck by illness or disability, a house fire leaves a family homeless, or by raising money to get a local grocery store employee a bike to get to and from work. These acts of kindness warm our hearts -- one act at a time.

These stories of ...

American Legion Post 433 Commemorates Veterans Day

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Once again members of American Legion Post 433 in New Providence gathered with friends and family to commemorate Veterans Day.

On Sunday the post chaplain welcomed everyone and offered a prayer, which included a wish that people of every land “may form a brotherhood which will strive to further the arts of peace under laws and ethics blessed by Thy ...

'We Remember' All Who Have Served; Berkeley Heights Honors Veterans (Photo Gallery)

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - A nice size crowd came out on the clear brisk morning to honor our veterans at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park in Berkeley Heights Sunday morning. 

Ted Romankow, on behalf of the Veterans Memorial Park Committee, welcomed the crowd to celebrate the lives of the men and woman who have served our country so well. He recognized ...

Veterans Day Events Planned in Berkeley Heights and New Providence

 

There are plenty of opportunities for people to celebrate Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 11.

The day begins in Berkeley Heights at 8:30 a.m., with a short ceremony thanking and honoring all the military veterans who have served or are serving in the United States Armed Services at Veterans Memorial Park at Plainfield and Park avenues. Everyone is invited to stop by and join in the ...

Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence and Local Organizations Conduct Fall Food Drive

 

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence, Boy Scout and Cub Scout Troops of New Providence and Berkeley Heights and the Community Service Association of New Providence are again teaming up to conduct a fall food drive for needy families.

On Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10 and 11, Cub and Boy Scouts will distribute paper bags and flyers requesting canned and packaged ...

Berkeley Heights Ed Foundation Hosts Bunco Night on Thursday, Nov. 15

Join the Berkeley Heights Ed Foundation for a night of Bunco, friends and wine from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15 at Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights.

Soft drinks and snacks will be served. Feel free to BYOB.

Suggested Donation $25

To learn more and to register visit https://bhedfoundation.org/events/bunco/.

Berkeley Heights and Surrounding Community Rallies Around Family Left Homeless After Fire

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – On Oct. 18, a Berkeley Heights family lost everything due to a fire in their rented home. Less than two weeks later, the family is settled into a home, with new clothes, food in the pantry, school supplies and a deep appreciation for the people of Berkeley Heights.

Louis, Margo and their children David and Jose Morales were sound asleep when their dog, Gary, began ...

2018 Crop Walkers Earn $7,000 to Combat Hunger

 

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- Achieving contributions of $7,000, the 2018 New Providence Crop Walk,  in spite of the high winds and mid-40s temperature, was a large success.  Matching funds and other contributions are still arriving.  Since 1974, the town has had this annual walk.

Planned by Faith Lutheran Church and hosted by United Methodist Church, the Crop Walk saw ...

Berkeley Heights Girl Scouts Holds Bridging Ceremony

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ On September 16th, Berkeley Heights Girl Scout Service Unit 55 held its annual Bridging Ceremony.  The Girl Scouts were welcomed by Autumn Lake Heathcare at Berkeley Heights as a perfect location to hold this special event. Over 60 girls moved up from one level to another. 

Each girl who Bridged completed all of the requirements needed to move levels.

Summit's Gloria Ron-Fornes, Emily Segal Honored at YMCA Alliance Award Event

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Summit residents Gloria M. Ron-Fornes and Emily Segal were each honored as the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance hosted their 18th Annual Recognition Event Dinner in New Brunswick. Ron-Fornes was awared the Martin Bartner Award -- which recognizes a diverse YMCA staff or volunteer leader whose efforts epitomize the Y’s core values and ...

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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 ...