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Cranford Teen Competing For Team USA at Youth Olympics

August 13, 2018

CRANFORD - USA Wrestling announced the four athletes who will compete in wrestling for Team USA at the Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, pending approval by the United States Olympic Committee. One is none other than Cranford’s Robert Howard.

The Youth Olympic Games will be held October 6-18, with the wrestling competition to take place October 12-14, in ...

PAL Flag Football Program to Partner With FLEX Football in 2018

CRANFORD - The Cranford PAL Flag Football Program is happy to announce a new partnership with the former NFL players at National Flex Football (NFX). With the partnership, PAL is integrating the Flex Football program into its flag football program and creating one of the safest new sports programs in this region for your child(ren).

Flex promotes safety, ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Appoints New Head Boys’ Basketball Coach

EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison has hired Greg Fahey as its new head boys’ basketball coach.

Fahey, 27, is excited to bring his energy, experience and work ethic to a program that has struggled in recent years. The Rams are coming off a 4-17 season under Eugene Maxwell, who spent the past five years as the team’s head coach.

“I’m excited because ...

TAPinto.net Election Policies for the November 2018 Elections

August 6, 2018

Election Policies

Candidate Statements:  Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos).  For the general election, statements can be submitted from Labor Day up through the week before Election Day.  For the primary election, statements can be submitted from March 1st through the week before Election Day.  Publication of ...

Cranford Police Blotter: Two Drug Arrests

August 8, 2018

The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a
result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent
until proven guilty.

 

1. 08/04/2018 @ 1:40 a.m.

South Avenue West and Lincoln Avenue West

Arrested: Quentin Padilla, 25, Clark

Arrested by: Sgt. Thomas ...

Cranford Police Department Implements Special Needs Registry

CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department is taking steps to make it easier to help residents who may be lost or have trouble communicating with officers.

 The new “Special Needs Registry” is specifically designed for those who may be challenged with developmental disabilities such as Autism, Dementia, Down Syndrome, or other special needs. The program was formed to ...

Cranford Police Blotter: Two Arrests on South Avenue

The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

1. 07/24/2018 @ 11:54 p.m.

South Avenue East and High Street

Arrested: Evan Korunow, 25, Westfield

Arrested by: Ptl. Joseph Sherbo

Charges: ...

Junior Golf Camps are Happening at Clark's Hyatt Hills This Summer

August 3, 2018

CLARK, NJ – Hyatt Hills Golf Complex still has several weeks available in their schedule of Billy Casper Junior Golf Camps this summer. Unlike traditional area golf camps, Hyatt Hills’ camps are held to a maximum enrollment of six students per instructor. This small group setting allows for a unique learning experience and more specialized instruction according to Hyatt ...

Some Students in NJ Could Go To County College For Free in 2019

August 1, 2018

TRENTON, NJ— Some county college students around the state could attend classes in 2019 for free thanks to a pilot program launched by Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration yesterday.

The program, the Community College Innovation Challenge, is the first phase of the governor’s initiative to provide two years of community college free for students across the state. It was ...

Niche Ranks Cranford Public School District No. 28 in New Jersey

CRANFORD - In its newly released 2019 “Best Schools” list, national educational research and rankings firm Niche has placed Cranford Public Schools No. 28, up from No. 40 last year. It ranked Cranford High School No. 65 among public schools in the state.

Niche gave Cranford Public Schools an overall letter grade of A+. The schools got an ...

Cranford Restaurant Week: Participating Restaurants, Menus, and Photo Contest

August 13, 2018

CRANFORD - Downtown Cranford is thrilled to announce Restaurant Week 2018! A number of restaurants will be offering prix fixe menus from August 13-17. This is a great chance to dine at your favorite spot or try someplace new. Check out the list of participating restaurants below.

Participating Restaurants:

Emma's Brick Oven Pizza
Garlic Rose Bistro
Kilkenny ...

Cranford Restaurant Week Specials

CRANFORD - In just under two weeks, a number of our restaurants will be offering prix fixe menus from August 13-17 for Cranford Restaurant Week. This is a great chance to dine at your favorite spot or try someplace new at a discounted price. As we get closer, restaurants have begun to release their planned specials. 

More restaurants are expected to participate, but for ...

People with Disabilities are Celebrated for their Achievements

August 7, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ – The achievements of ten people with disabilities were celebrated last week at Community Access Unlimited (CAU) in Elizabeth during the agency's annual Performance Recognition Night. Each of the individuals, all CAU members, were recognized by their fellow members, staff and family for their accomplishments in a variety of areas, from independent living to ...

After Losing Son, Westfield Couple Creates Charity to Help Grieving Parents

WESTFIELD, NJ — “On every ultrasound we had throughout the pregnancy, my son’s face was always hidden by his hands,” Francine Magrone wrote on her website, WalkinSunshineCharity.org. “The technicians would tease me and say he was camera shy.”

Francine was 30 weeks pregnant when she noticed that her baby’s movements had slowed. 

“Well ...

Cranford Police Department Implements Special Needs Registry

August 7, 2018

CRANFORD - The Cranford Police Department is taking steps to make it easier to help residents who may be lost or have trouble communicating with officers.

 The new “Special Needs Registry” is specifically designed for those who may be challenged with developmental disabilities such as Autism, Dementia, Down Syndrome, or other special needs. The program was formed to ...

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2018 Cranford Board of Education Election

August 3, 2018

CRANFORD - Up for grabs in the 2018 Cranford Board of Education election will be a one-year unexpired seat and three three-year expired seats. 

The deadline for candidates to file to run was Monday, July 30th. Erin Turnamian and Brian McCarthy are vying for the one-year unexpired seat, vacated by Catherine Sheridan, while William B. Hulse, Maria Loikith, ...

Niche Ranks Cranford Public School District No. 28 in New Jersey

CRANFORD - In its newly released 2019 “Best Schools” list, national educational research and rankings firm Niche has placed Cranford Public Schools No. 28, up from No. 40 last year. It ranked Cranford High School No. 65 among public schools in the state.

Niche gave Cranford Public Schools an overall letter grade of A+. The schools got an ...

Clark American Legion - Bernard Yarusavage Golf Outing.

August 14, 2018

This year will be the fourth annual Bernard Yarusavage Golf Outing. We will be awarding scholarships yearly to children of our local veterans. The funds from the golf outing will be used towards the Scholarship Program.

This past spring, the Post awarded $3,000.00 in scholarships to four deserving students chosen at random. We would like to continue to do so and ...

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