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By ELIZABETH PARASCANDOLA-CLEEJune 21, 2018
CLARK, NJ — Three buses collided in the Arthur L. Johnson High School parking lot around noon on Thursday in a chain-reaction crash.
Students were on board at the time, according to Police Chief Pedro Matos. One driver and two students had minor injuries, Matos said.
According to a Honeywell alert issued by the Clark Public School District, ...
By TAPINTO CRANFORD STAFFJune 21, 2018
CRANFORD - Joanna Piekarz is what you’d call a survivor. As a young girl, she endured forced labor during World War II. As a devoted mother of three, she emigrated from Poland in pursuit of liberty and the American dream. And most recently, at 89 years of age, the tenacious Cranford resident took one of her greatest challenges yet – advanced heart disease – by ...
By JACKIE LIEBERMANJune 21, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — It’s creepy. It’s kooky. And it’s taking over Westfield from Oct 26 to 28. AddamsFest, a town-wide celebration honoring Westfield native Charles Addams and his most famous creations, The Addams Family, will be a destination event this fall with family-friendly activities, lectures, exhibits and film screenings, the town announced Thursday.
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By LOU MONACOJune 20, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS - Cranford High School soon-to-be senior Johnny Bush took his shot to qualify for a USGA championship on Wednesday.
Bush shot a 6-over-par 76 (38-38) to finish in a five-way tie for 21st place in a U.S. Junior Amateur Sectional Qualifier at the par 70, 6,558-yard Shackamaxon Country Club in nearby Scotch Plains.
65 golfers, including 54 from the Garden ...
By ROBERT RAMIREZJune 20, 2018
CRANFORD - Following the success of the first ever "Kids Night Out" on June 5th that featured Vampirina, owner Victor Biancamano decided to make the event a regular occurrence.
Biancamano made a call to Peppa Pig, and despite her busy schedule, she was able to free up some time to enjoy some pizza and take pictures with guests at Emma's Brick Oven on ...
By CRANFORD POLICE DEPARTMENTJune 20, 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. 06/14/2018 @ 11:50 a.m.
Arrested: Naheema Faine, 23, Linden
Arrested by: Ptl. Thomas Bell
Charges: Possession of Under 50g (Marijuana); ...
By JACKIE LIEBERMANJune 20, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — Six people, including four clergy members, who were arrested at a sit-in to support “dreamers” Feb. 6 at Congressman Leonard Lance’s Westfield office continue to wait for their day in court. A trial that was expected to take place Tuesday was put off until a future date at the prosecutor’s request.
Rev. Ann Ralosky ...