Sign Up for E-Calendar


Calendar of Events: Cranford

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar


Hillside Avenue School Principal Dr. Curt Fogas to Retire

July 15, 2019

CRANFORD - On Monay morning, a letter from Hillside Avenue School Principal Dr. Curt Fogas was sent out to the community announcing his decision to retire.

Fogas has served as Principal at Hillside Avenue School for the past 20 years and his retirement will be effective September 9. 

"Serving as Principal of Hillside Avenue School has been a great honor and a defining part of my ...

Westfield Gov’t to Utilities: If You Rip up Our Roads, You Must Repave in Full

July 17, 2019

WESTFIELD, NJ— If a utility has to tear up roadways for repairs – as was done this past year for gas main improvements — it will have to repave the full width of those roads, under a new regulation approved by the municipal government.

The regulation approved by the Town Council last week requires that streets opened for utility repairs be restored “curb-to-curb” ...

Dog Bites 6-year-old Girl on Lip, Chin at Tamaques Park, Police Say

WESTFIELD, NJ – A 6-year-old girl petting a Labrador in Tamaques Park was rushed to the hospital after the dog bit her on the lip and chin, police said Tuesday.

Police received the call at 9:43 a.m. Saturday and by the time officers arrived the father had already left to take the girl to Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Sgt. Michael Walsh said.

In the United States, dogs bite about ...

Cranford Assists With Fire Battle at Baltusrol Clubhouse

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Springfield Firefighters and other first responders were called to Baltusrol Golf Club Tuesday afternoon for a small blaze that broke out in the clubhouse of the famed golf course.

Just before noon, the fire broke out on the third-floor side facing the golf course. That area is set up in a hotel room format for guests to stay in when they come to the course ...

Making Your Dreams of a Retirement Getaway a Reality

Years of hard work often leave people dreaming of a time when they’ll have a chance to get away from it all in retirement. It could be in the form of travel to exotic locations they’ve never visited before, or a vacation getaway spot they’ll visit regularly. Either way, it requires having enough money to do so.

If you dream of travel in retirement, you need to build a ...

Measles, the Causes of Heart Palpitations and More: AtlantiCast by Atlantic Health System

On the latest AtlantiCast, find out what you need to know about measles, learn about the causes of heart palpitations, we’ll take you to the latest in state-of-the-art urgent care centers, we’ll share the physical symptoms of depression and much more! See every episode at

Allergy Friendly Chocolate Pudding Fruit Tart

July 17, 2019

Cheryl Marks Young is a New Jersey food allergy awareness advocate and the creator and chief curator for The Allergy Ninja. Read her essay, “11 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Families with Severe Food Allergies,” here.

Need a fun summer dessert that someone with food allergies can enjoy? Use their favorite fruit and cookies to make this tart. The easy homemade pudding is ...

Keep Cool in Union County through the Weekend

July 17, 2019

As another heat wave rolls into New Jersey, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents that resources are available for cooling off during extreme hot weather.

The National Weather Service has called a heat advisory for the Union County area for the late afternoon of today, July 17, as well as the entire weekend of July 20 and July 21. The heat wave is expected to last ...