Community Happenings

August 2, 2020

CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here. 9 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Cranford, No New Deaths Cranford Board of Education Names Zakiya Atkinson Supervisor of Fine and Performing Arts Baseball: Gallagher Tosses One-Hitter, Plick Goes Deep to Advance Cranford ...

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CRANFORD - The Township of Cranford announced it has received notice of nine new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Cranford since the last update on July 22. Eight of the new cases were residents livings in the community while one new case was a resident living in a Cranford long-term care ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here. Mayor Giblin Announces Cranford Economic Recovery and Business Development Task Force Folklore Artisanal Taco Opens in Cranford July 29 Last Dance Baseball: Murphy Plates Five, Cranford Advances to North Region Elite ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here. Annual Cranford Duck Race Canceled, New Hanson Park Conservancy Fundraiser Announced Cranford High School Baseball Plays Linden in NJ Last Dance World Series on Tuesday Last Dance Baseball: Cougars Shutout Linden, Take on ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.    

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Jaycees' Annual July 4th Firecracker Four-Miler and Fun Run continued for its 41st year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the race adapted to social distancing guidelines and for the first time went virtual with more than 500 participants signing up to participate. “We ...

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CRANFORD - One of the most beloved events in Cranford, the Annual Duck Race, cannot be held this year due to COVID-19. The race was scheduled to be held on October 11.  Hanson Park Conservancy, founded in 2004, has been holding the Duck Race since 2010.  The event typically draws a crowd of over ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here. Alonda Braxton Named Cranford High School 2019-2020 Educational Services Professional of the Year Cranford Public Schools Developing Reopening Plan for September, Will Seek Feedback from Community Cranford Voters had Several ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Recreation and Parks Department has announced the winners of the Cranford Canoe Races that were held on July 4 at the Cranford Canoe Club. 10 – 13 Years Old: 1st Place: Max Slayton & Sam Slayton 2nd Place: Jenna Gallagher & Brooke Jones 3rd Place: Reese ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.  

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here. Pairings Palate + Plate in Cranford Permanently Closes due to COVID-19 Hardships Indoor Dining Delayed, Cranford Restaurants Must Continue to Rely on Outside Seating, Take Out Parking Enforcement in Cranford Municipal Parking ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.   

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CRANFORD - On Wednesday, July 1, the Township will lift the free parking order in municipal parking lots. "As we continue on the road to reopening businesses and return to some level of normalcy, managing the parking inventory is important to businesses that rely on turnover of spaces for ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up, here.  Cranford Jaycees Annual Four-Miler and Fun Run Goes Virtual this Year Cranford Wrestling Alumni Raise over $2,500 for Flag of Cranford Chaz Desimone Awarded Inaugural Anne Salway Dolan Memorial Swimming Scholarship Tyler ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.   

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Jaycees Fourth of July Firecracker Four-Miler and Fun Run will be going virtual for its 41st year. According to the release, participants can run in the traditional one or four-mile categories, or new to this year, the "open run" category that allows you to choose your ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Everything You Need to Know About Cranford's Drive-in Movie Theater Opening this Thursday Cranford Resident to Run 900 Miles to Raise Funds for Clean Water & COVID-19 Response in Uganda Cranford West Camp Grounds Reopens July 3, Weekday ...

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CRANFORD – The Girl Scouts of Cranford (Service Unit 48) recently honored the commitment and service of 22 Ambassador Girl Scouts who are concluding their scouting careers as they graduate from high school. According to the release, a Girl Scout Ambassador is the sixth level in Girl Scouts and ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.    

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Father's Day tradition continues with the annual Leonard Snyder Memorial Fishing Derby, but for the first time ever, it's going virtual.  This year, you can fish anywhere at any time on Father's Day, Sunday, June 21. Post a picture of your catch with its measurements ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Recreation and Parks Department has announced that Cranford West will be reopening on July 3rd According to the release, Cranford West will be open this year from July 3 through September 27. Typically open Friday through Sunday (two night minimum on Holiday weekends), ...

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CRANFORD - Tickets are now on sale for the first weekend of the Cranford drive-in movie theater at Orange Avenue Pool. The drive-in opens this Thursday and will be screening Grease, a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film based on the 1971 musical of the same name by Jim Jacobs and Warren ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up here.  Bear Sighting in Cranford Near Orchard Street: Police Cranford Police Searching for Missing Resident with Mental Illeness Cranford Plans to Reopen Orange Avenue Pool June 22, Centennial to Remain Closed Jamie Warner Named ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford drive-in movie theater in the parking lot of Orange Avenue Pool opens this Thursday, June 18 and the first featured movie will be Grease. Tickets go on sale Monday at 10 a.m. The website to purchase tickets will be announced Sunday at 7 p.m. You can also preorder popcorn, ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.  

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CRANFORD - Following months of deliberation, Cranford officials announced at Monday's Township Committee Workshop meeting that they plan to reopen just Orange Avenue Pool and keep Centennial Avenue Pool closed for likely the entire summer season. The decision comes after Governor Murphy ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up here. Cranford Police Chief Greco Condemns Killing of George Floyd in Message to the Community Cranford to Distribute 4,000 Masks Received from the County Throughout Town Annette Ritzer Named Walnut Avenue School 2019-2020 Educator ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.  

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CRANFORD - As protests are erupting all over the nation in response to the murder of George Floyd, the Black Lives Matter movement extended into Cranford on Tuesday as Union County residents gathered for a peaceful protest in Nomahegan Park. An estimated 2,000 people attended, ranging from ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up here. Girl Scouts of Cranford Honor Veterans Lori Talbot Named Hillside Avenue School 2019-2020 Educator of the Year Cranford Residents Warned of Contact Tracer Scams Four Arrested, One Wanted After Car Chase Out of Cranford ...

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