Cranford Top Stories

October 21, 2018

CRANFORD - Missed this week's top stories? Catch up here.  GIRLS SOCCER: Cranford Rolls GL, Advance to Semifinals Friends of Colin to Host 5K Turkey Trot For Pediatric Cancer GIRLS SOCCER: Vath Strong in Net, Murray Hits Game-Winner as Cranford Defeats Scotch Plains-Fanwood Cranford ...

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SOMERVILLE - The Cranford High School Cougars dominated the line of scrimmage and controlled the ball on the ground, grinding out a 35-7 win against the Immaculata High School Spartans Friday night at Brook Field. Jimmy Shriner led the run game with 14 carries for 111 yards and four touchdowns, ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.   

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CRANFORD - On Thursday, Dr. Scott Rubin, Superintendent of Cranford Schools, announced that along with the three community meetings being held at Cranford High School on October 30, November 28, and December 17 on the proposal to reimagine Cranford Public Schools, there will now be an additional ...

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CRANFORD - Congratulations to this week’s Athletes of the Week, Makayla Cartnick and Jack McAleavey.   Cartnick, a junior on the varsity volleyball team, had a total of 22 kills this week as an outside hitter, averaging 5.5 per game. Following the high school season, Cartnick will continue ...

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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. 10/09/2018 @ 3:30 p.m. North Avenue East and Carpenter ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford High School girls soccer team entered this season having not beaten either of its two biggest rivals, Westfield and Scotch Plains-Fanwood, since 2015.  As of Tuesday, Cranford had already swept the season series against Westfield, but not yet faced Scotch ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – Emma’s Brick Oven in the heart of downtown Cranford is celebrating their one year anniversary under the management and ownership of Victor Biancamano and Andrew Galli. “It’s been a great year; we have introduced new items to the menus, renovated the space and worked to create an ...

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CRANFORD - Friends of Colin is gearing up to hold its 4th annual Turkey Trot, scheduled for the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, Nov. 23, to raise money to fight pediatric cancer. Friends of Colin formed after the death of 16-year-old Cranford resident Colin Maher. Colin died after a fight with ...

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CRANFORD - As the weather gets colder, athletes know the time they spend warming up becomes that much more important. With a chilly Saturday afternoon matchup hovering near the 50 degree mark, head coach Andrew Gagliardo had his girls going through their usual pre-game warm up routine, but with ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this week's top stories? Catch up here.  Great Pumpkin Carve Out Returns to Cranford Message From The Superintendent - Proposal to Reimagine Cranford Public Schools POLICE: Jackson Drive Robbery Suspect Arrested Bee Iosso and Connor Blazek Named Cranford High School ...

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CRANFORD - Coming off a crushing 50-7 loss to Somerville last week, the Cranford Cougars faced another tough matchup in the 5-0 Summit Hilltoppers.  Averaging just under 42 points per game, Summit had been leaning heavily on the hard-running of Max Jackson, who had eclipsed 100 yards on the ...

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CRANFORD - The New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association announced its 2018 Great Places honorees and recognized Downtown Cranford as 2018’s “Great Downtown.” The office of Business and Economic Development is thrilled to receive this award from the New Jersey Planning Association and ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.   

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CRANFORD - Connor Blazek and James Coleman each scored a goal to lead sixth-seeded Cranford past 14th-seeded Johnson, 2-0, in the first round of the Union County Tournament, at Memorial Field on Tuesday.  It took nearly 61 minutes for the Cougars to get on the board, but the first goal came when ...

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CRANFORD - 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. 10/02/2018 @ 2:19 p.m.  Linden Place and ...

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CRANFORD - Bee Iosso and Connor Blazek have been named the Cranford High School Athletes of the Week.  Iosso, a senior on the gymnastics team, recently won the All Around at the Cougar Invitational, while also taking first place titles on the beam, vault, and bars. Blazek, a junior on the ...

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CRANFORD - On Saturday, October 6th at 12:44 a.m., the Cranford Police Department responded to a reported robbery occurring on Jackson Drive in Cranford. The 25-year-old victim, who was walking near his place of employment, was approached by a black male with a knife demanding all his personal ...

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CRANFORD - On Monday, parents and guardians of the students of the Cranford School District received an email from Dr. Scott Rubin, Superintendent of Cranford Schools, about possible changes coming to the district. Though Dr. Rubin described the district as "high performing," he mentioned that ...

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CRANFORD - The Great Pumpkin Carve Out will return to Hanson Park in Cranford on Saturday, October 20th (rain date of October 27th). The pumpkin carving contest is open to all ages with awards given for funniest, scariest, and most original grouped by ages. Participants can drop off their ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this week's top stories? Catch up here.  Wednesday is National Coffee With a Cop Day Cranford Police Blotter: Two DWI Arrests, One Cranford Resident   GIRLS SOCCER: Teel Seals the Deal in Double-Overtime Victory Congressman Leonard Lance Presents Award to St.

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CRANFORD – Four reusable pet oxygen mask kits were donated to the Cranford Fire Department by the Cadettes of Girl Scout Troop 42870. The masks will be kept onboard the fire department’s first responder vehicles to help Cranford’s pet community in the event of an emergency. “The Cranford Fire ...

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CRANFORD - The 17th Cougar Invitational was held this past Thursday at Cranford High School. The meet was a tightly contested event as Cranford, Westfield, and Summit put together some of their best performances of the season, but in the end it was Cranford, ranked No. 4 in the NJ.com Top 10, who ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.   

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CRANFORD - We have reached the midpoint of the 2018 Fall High School Sports season. The NJSIAA State Tournament will be here before we know it, but before that, the Union County Tournament is about to begin. Let's take a look at where our Cranford High School teams have been seeded.  BOYS ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Health said any person who was in Newark Liberty International Airport on Sept. 28, 2018, between 5:30 and 10:30 a.m. may have been exposed to measles. Someone flying from Tel Aviv in Israel had the highly contagious infection and arrived in Terminal B ...

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CRANFORD - Congressman Leonard Lance visited Saint Michael School in Cranford on Wednesday afternoon to present a Congressional Citation to the principal, faculty, and students on the occasion of the school's 90th Anniversary.  Introduced by Principal Sandy Miragliotta, Congressman Lance spoke ...

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CRANFORD - Laurel Teel scored the game-winning goal in double-overtime to give Cranford a 1-0 victory over Westfield, on Tuesday.  It was Teel's first goal of the season, and even she couldn't believe it bent in.  "I didn't think that it was going to go in, so when it went in I was like ...

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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. 09/27/2018 @ 2:05 a.m. Roselle Avenue and Albany ...

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CRANFORD - The first Wednesday of October is deemed National Coffee with a Cop Day, and the Cranford Police Department announced it will be participating.  Stop by the Cranford Train Station (10 North Avenue East) this Wednesday, October 3rd from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for some free coffee and ...

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