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Bodnar Auctions Hosts 'Lifestyles of the Rich and Fulfilling the Dream Sale' on Saturday

June 22, 2017

EDISON, NJ - “Lifestyles of the Rich . . . and Fulfilling the Dream Sale," a private estate auction by Bodnar Auctions, will feature the entire contents of a prominent couple’s home in Warren County.

“Everything was the best of the best,” Bodnar said.

The couple accumulated their wealth breeding and racing horses , living on a 160-acre farm in Asbury, ...

The Historic Cannon Ball House in Springfield will Open to Visitors on June 25

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Springfield’s Historic Cannon Ball House (CBH), located at 126 Morris Ave., will be holding an open house on June 25 to commemorate the 237th anniversary of the Battle of Springfield.

This conflict was the final major battle of the Revolutionary War to be fought in the northern colonies. Many artifacts from this occurrence are on display, including the missile that gave ...

Two Dead After Car Goes Off GSP into Rahway River

CLARK, NJ — Two people are dead after one-car crash on the Garden State Parkway Friday morning around 10:45 a.m. The names of the victims have not been released.

“The vehicle went off the road on the right-hand side and was submerged in water. The right two lanes of the parkway are closed for investigation and will be for some time,” Lieutenant Schafer of the ...

New Providence High School Students Experience Mock Fatal Drunk Drinking Accident; Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of a two part series of "Every 15 Minutes"

"To what could have been -- Every 15 minutes someone dies as the result of  alcohol related collision."

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Day two of the "Every 15 Minutes Program," sponsored by the New Providence Municipal Alliance,  juniors and seniors watched the bi-annual film production of a mock ...

Independence Day Fireworks Celebration Continues Family Fun Tradition Thanks to Investors Bank

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence Independence Day Celebration to be held on July 3rd is a go thanks to the continued generosity of Investors Bank as lead sponsor. The fireworks will begin approximately 9:30 p.m. on South Street from Gales Drive to Springfield Avenue.  

Dan White, Investors Bank New Providence Branch Manager, recently presented a check for $5,000 to ...

Chatham Becomes First New Jersey High School to Make Paddle Tennis a Varsity Sport

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Board of Education voted 6-0 to officially approve Platform Tennis, more commonly known as Paddle Tennis, as an official varsity sport for the 2017-2018 school year.

"It's the first varsity paddle tennis team in the state of New Jersey, and, possibly the country," Paul Ivans, Chatham parent who helped organize the team. "We've been talking to ...

Mickey Allocco Way Is Unveiled and Engine 2 is Christened in a Wetdown at the New Providence Fire Department

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - This past Saturday a crowd of over 650 residents gathered in New Providence to see the wetdown of a new fire engine at the New Providence Firehouse.

Jim Swanton, the deputy chief of the New Providence Firehouse, explained, “A wetdown is a celebration of the community and fellow firefighters of the arrival of a new vehicle, it’s kind of a ...

Tour of Somerville: USA Collegiate Cycling Champion Determined to Arrive on Time From Ireland

SOMERVILLE, NJ – National Collegiate Cycling Champion Noah Granigan’s transatlantic journey to participate in the 74th annual Tour of Somerville senior men’s bike race will add yet another rich chapter to the extraordinary history of what has been described as the Kentucky Derby of Competitive Cycling.

For Granigan, the grueling marathon begins early on Memorial Day, May 29, ...

Plainfield, Edison, Scotch Plains and South Plainfield Mayors to Recreate "X Marks the Spot" Photo on May 23

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield shares a common four corner boundary with neighboring towns, one of the few in New Jersey.  Located on Woodland Avenue near Sprague Avenue, it is where north-south and east-west divide four towns and separate Middlesex and Union Counties.

On Tuesday, May 23, Mayor Adrian O. Mapp of Plainfield, Mayor Thomas Lankey of Edison, Mayor Al Smith of Scotch Plains, and ...

Community Coordinated Child Care Honors the Other Mother, the Child Care Provider

RAHWAY, NJ – Paulina Galấn Olguin, the coordinator for Grow New Jersey Kids and a Family Child Care specialist, recited The Ode to Day Care, “Little children come to me for hugs and books and such. I care for all their simple needs and I also fix them lunch. I pick up toys, I mop their spills and often dry their tears. I change their diapers, settle fights, and kiss away their tears.

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