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Lake Rickabear Day Camp Open House

Sun, May 5, 2:00 PM

Lake Rickabear Day Camp, Kinnelon

Lake Rickabear Day Camp Open House

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Add to My Calendar 05/05/2019 2:00pm 05/05/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Lake Rickabear Day Camp Open House

Find out what makes our day camps the place to be! Take a tour, enjoy a few refreshments, and meet camp staff. Girls
will leave the open house excited for day camp to begin. Stop by between 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and bring a friend or two!

Reservations are suggested in case of cancellation due to inclement weather, but not mandatory. Register online at ...

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Beware of Caveat Emptor! Especially When Buying a Home

The subtitle is somewhat redundant.  Caveat Emptor is a Latin phrase.  A caveat is a warning.  The English translation of “caveat” is beware.  The phrase “caveat emptor” means “let the buyer beware”.  A principle of contract law that puts the onus on the buyer to perform his or her own due diligence.  Due diligence meaning that a ...

January 22nd Life and Death

On January 22, 1963, Ralph Hudson was the last person in the State of New Jersey to be put to death by the State.  Hudson was granted a “mercy” release by an Atlantic County Judge on Christmas Eve, 1960. He had finished two-thirds of a six month sentence for beating his estranged wife, Myrtle.  Three days later Hudson would stalk and then stab his wife to death as Myrtle was ...

NJ Pastry Chef to Compete in Food Network’s ‘Chopped Sweets!’

February 22, 2020

This story first appeared in TAPinto Scotch Plains/Fanwood.

Scotch Plains resident Joe Murphy, a corporate pastry chef for the legendary restaurateur Jean-Georges Vongerichten, founder of the Jean-Georges Restaurant Group, will compete on the Food Network program “Chopped Sweets!” on Monday, Feb. 24. The show, hosted by “Chopped!” judge and “Best Bakers in ...

Girl Scouts is Important to Girls Development

We will soon be singing “Happy Birthday” to Girl Scouts as we celebrate 108 years since our founding. Juliette Gordon Low started the first Girl Scout troop in Savannah, Georgia in 1912 and reached across class, cultural, and ethnic boundaries to ensure that all girls had a place to grow and develop their leadership skills.

Girl Scouts started in northern New Jersey shortly after ...

Found: Maywood PD Issues Missing Person Alert for Resident with Alzheimer's

February 19, 2020

UPDATED:  The Maywood Police Department announced that Lois Erzinger has been found.  

 

MAYWOOD, NJ - The Maywood Police Department has issued a Missing Persons Alert for a resident.

Lois Erzinger, 5' 3" 160 lbs, last seen wearing a grey sweatshirt and white pants. Individual suffers from Alzheimer's, according to an announcement from the MPD.

If you ...

For Valentine's Day, Married Couples of 50-plus Years Say ‘I Do’ Again at Vow Renewal Ceremony in Paramus  

PARAMUS, N.J. — As the men donned red rose boutonnieres and their wives held a miniature bouquet of white roses, four dozen senior citizen couples who were gathered outside Stew Leonard’s inside the Paramus Park Mall in a modest wedding ceremony Thursday afternoon faced each other from their seats while holding hands as they gazed lovingly into each other’s eyes to renew the ...

Illegal Puppy Mill in Scotch Plains Dismantled; More Than 130 Animals Rescued and Available for Adoption    

February 20, 2020

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Investigators earlier this week dismantled a Scotch Plains puppy mill being illegally run out of a private residence, resulting in more than 130 animals being rescued and transferred to more than a dozen local shelters, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Scotch Plains Police Chief Ted Conley jointly announced Wednesday.

Ten fourth-degree criminal ...

Are You Taking the Polar Bear Plunge this Year? Share Your Story

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/SEASIDE, NJ -- For the past 26 years, the Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside has been a marquee fundraising event hosted for Special Olympics New Jersey. Since its inception, the Polar Bear Plunge has raised over $21 million and has had over 80,000 Plungers jump into the Atlantic Ocean. In 2018 alone, the Seaside event raised a ...

It's Slither Time! Salamanders Crossing Beekman Road to Vernal Pools

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - They're baaaaaaack!  Salamanders on are crossing Beekman Road tonight, making their annual migratory trek to the vernal pools nearby.
I am writing to bring to your attention that world-famous East Brunswick salamanders have started migrating to the vernal pools. Over the next few months Beekman Road will have intermittent closures from 6 pm to 6 am ...

Affordable Energy for New Jersey Coalition Launches with Support of Business, Labor, Civic and Energy Interests

February 22, 2020

In response to the recently released New Jersey Energy Master Plan (EMP), representatives of labor, energy, business and civic groups have come together to launch Affordable Energy for New Jersey.  The Coalition will work to ensure New Jersey residents continue to have safe, reliable and affordable choices to meet their energy needs.

“The EMP’s emphasis on a move to complete ...

Concerns About Ordinance 2455 Regarding Lights and Illuminated Devices

February 20, 2020

Dear Mr. DeLorenzo:

I am writing in response to the Hasbrouck Heights Town Council’s 3-2 vote, held on February 11, 2020, in support of Ordinance 2455 to Supplement Subsection E of Section 275-21 of the Borough Code amending the rules pertaining to lights and illuminated devices in the B1 (Boulevard Business District) section of Hasbrouck Heights. The Ordinance allows for ...