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Retired & Senior Volunteer (RSVP) Information Session

Thu, October 19, 2:00 PM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

Retired & Senior Volunteer (RSVP) Information ...

Giving Back Other

Add to My Calendar 10/19/2017 2:00pm 10/19/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Retired & Senior Volunteer (RSVP) Information Session

Nathalie Garcia of Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey will conduct an RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) information session about the program. RSVP is for volunteers 55 and older. Come learn about volunteer opportunities, including friendly visiting, tutoring, working at food pantries, assisting at community gardens, serving at nutrition sites, recruiting and managing other ...

220 Walnut Avenue Cranford, NJ 07016
Flemington Speedway Historical Society Annual Car Show

Sat, October 21, 9:00 AM

South County Park, Lambertville

Flemington Speedway Historical Society Annual Car ...

Arts & Entertainment Other

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2017 9:00am 10/21/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Flemington Speedway Historical Society Annual Car Show

The seventh annual Flemington Speedway Historical Society Car Show is Saturday, October 21st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m, and will be held rain or shine at the South County Park (County Fairgrounds) located at 1207 Route 179, just south of Ringoes.

The Society (FSHS) is a public charity 501(c) (3) whose mission is to preserve, protect, and document the history of the Flemington Fairgrounds and ...

1207 Route 179 Lambertville, NJ 08530
Rummage Sale

Sun, October 22, 9:00 AM

Temple Beth-El Mekor Chayim, Cranford

Rummage Sale

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Add to My Calendar 10/22/2017 9:00am 10/22/2017 4:00pm America/New_York Rummage Sale

Rummage sale sponsored by Sisterhood of TBEMC. Merchandise includes clothing household items, electronics, books, accessories, children's clothing, toys and equipment and much more.

338 Walnut Ave Cranford, NJ 07016

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Athlete of the Week: Caroline McCaffery and David Bartley

October 17, 2017

CRANFORD, NJ – Following stand-out performance in soccer and cross country, Caroline McCaffery and David Bartley have been chosen as Cranford High School’s Athlete of the Week.

McCaffery, a senior on the varsity soccer team, led the back four defensive line last week, resulting in a 2-1 record for the Cougars.

“I like the competitive spirit and being with my ...

Union Man Convicted on All Charges in 2013 Murder, Dismemberment of Cranford Girlfriend

October 19, 2017

UNION, NJ – A Union man was found guilty on all charges in the case of the murder and dismemberment of his girlfriend nearly four years ago, acting Union County Prosecutor Thomas K. Isenhour announced Wednesday.

The jury convicted Matthew Ballister III, 47, of first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree desecration of human remains, third-degree hindering apprehension, and several ...

LaZare: Trump Tax Worst Thing for District 21

October 11, 2017

For District 21, Trump's tax proposal is giving residents twenty thousand reasons to vote Democratic next month.

Trump's tax bill wants to eliminate the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction on Federal taxes. Of all the voting districts in the country, ours will be among the worst hit as residents here on average get $20,000 a year in deductions directly from SALT.

This tax ...

No More Politics as Usual

A first-time candidate running to serve in the General Assembly for the 21st District, I am, quite simply, tired of politics as usual. I believe that with the right leadership, New Jersey can be a beacon of hope amidst a volatile political and economic landscape.

Born and raised in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, I eventually settled in ...

Solving Our Gun Violence Problem at the Polls

The loss of life in Las Vegas this week was even more tragic because it was preventable. In spite of what the gun lobby would like us to believe, we can and must make this country safe from gun violence. 

In 1996, a shooting spree in a gift shop in Tasmania left 35 people dead—the most deadly mass shooting in the country’s history. In the immediate aftermath, ...

Union County Clerk Offers Extra Opening for Vote-By-Mail on Saturday, Nov. 4

October 18, 2017

Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds Union County residents that the County Clerks’ Elections Office in Elizabeth and Westfield will be open for special hours on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., for anyone wishing to obtain an application for a Vote-By-Mail ballot in person.

“If desired, voters can apply for a Vote-by-Mail ballot, fill out ...

Westfield Area YMCA Announces Fall 2 Session Registration

Registration for the Westfield Area YMCA Fall 2 session program registration begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, Oct. 12 for Full members and at 7:30 a.m., Monday Oct.16 for Basic and Non-Members. The Fall 2 Session runs from Oct. 29 to Dec. 23.

Youth basketball league season is gearing up at the Y with a 3-week pre-season ...

Tips Make Your Home Photo-Ready and Market-Worthy

You’re selling your home, or you’re starting to think about it, but your house hasn’t been updated or painted in years. You want it to look its best before presenting it to prospective buyers, but you don’t know where to begin.

Home Staging Tips
Sprucing up your home can be as simple as adding a new coat of paint, inside and out, or as extensive as interior renovation ...

Cranford Police Blotter: Shoplifting, Possession of False Government Documents & More

October 6, 2017

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.  09/28/2017 @ 10:19 p.m.

Centennial Avenue @ Raritan Road

Arrested: Saleem Bradberry, 29, Parlin

Arrested by:  Ptl. Daniel ...

Paying tribute to 'Shakespeare in Love'

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey pays tribute to ‘Shakespeare in Love’

By Liz Keill

MADISON, NJ – Many audiences loved the film version of “Shakespeare in Love,” which won the best picture Academy Award in 1999, with dialogue by Marc Noonan and Tom Stoppard. Adapted by Lee Hall for the stage, much of the dialogue remains. The production has a warmth and ...

Vote YES on Ballot Question 2

October 18, 2017

If you are concerned about having clean water and clean air in New Jersey, you should vote YES on Ballot Question Number 2 on Nov. 7. Voting yes on this question is voting to use funds collected from natural-resource damage claims against polluters to fix the damage done, or, if that’s not possible, to restore nearby areas. If passed, it would prevent these moneys from being siphoned ...