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Wed, July 18, 1:30 PM

My Gym New Providence, New Providence

Summer Camp

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 07/18/2018 1:30pm 07/19/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Summer Camp

LET THE SUMMER FUN BEGIN! Our 3 hour drop off camps are perfect for children ages 3 to 9 years (potty-trained, please). Children will participate in energizing games, exciting gymnastics, cool arts & crafts, and music that guarantees to keep them moving and engaged all summer long. And they can kiss boredom goodbye with daily themes and programs that constantly change, so no two days of ...

1330 Springfield Ave New Providence, NJ 07974
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Wed, July 18, 1:30 PM

Trailside Nature & Science Center, MountainsidE

Trailside’s Annual Summer Wednesday Matinee ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 07/18/2018 1:30pm America/New_York Trailside’s Annual Summer Wednesday Matinee Series Features Live Animals & Scientific Fun - July 11 to August 15

The popular Wednesday Matinee series at Trailside Nature & Science Center returns on July 11 and continues through August 15. This engaging family entertainment series begins at 1:30 p.m. each week and runs approximately 45 minutes. All shows are recommended for children ages 4 and up. Admission is $5.00 per person and tickets go on sale at 1:00 p.m.

The season kicks off on July 11 with ...

452 new Providence Road MountainsidE, NJ
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Thu, July 19, 1:30 PM

My Gym New Providence, New Providence

Summer Camp

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 07/19/2018 1:30pm 07/20/2018 1:30pm America/New_York Summer Camp

LET THE SUMMER FUN BEGIN! Our 3 hour drop off camps are perfect for children ages 3 to 9 years (potty-trained, please). Children will participate in energizing games, exciting gymnastics, cool arts & crafts, and music that guarantees to keep them moving and engaged all summer long. And they can kiss boredom goodbye with daily themes and programs that constantly change, so no two days of ...

1330 Springfield Ave New Providence, NJ 07974
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Fri, July 20, 12:30 PM

Summit YMCA, Summit

Play Mahjong at the Summit YMCA this Summer!

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 07/20/2018 12:30pm America/New_York Play Mahjong at the Summit YMCA this Summer!

The YMCA is not just about physical workouts... Exercise your mind playing Mahjong this Summer at the Summit Y. Mahjong is a tile game played with 4 players that originated in China China in the Qing Dynasty and brought over to the United States in the 1920s. Today it's played throughout the world and in your very own backyard at the Summit YMCA! Mahjong is a game of skill, strategy, and ...

67 Maple St. Summit, NJ
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Tue, July 24, 12:00 PM

Berkeley Heights

Scholastic Book Fair at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

Education Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 07/24/2018 12:00pm 07/24/2018 4:00pm America/New_York Scholastic Book Fair at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

Summertime is the perfect time to unwind with a good book! Especially for children, reading or being read to during the summer months is a great way to keep language skills sharp while out of school and prevent the dreaded "Summer Slide. Coming this week, The Berkeley Heights YMCA will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair featuring a large assortment of books for children ages preschool through ...

550 Springfield Avenue Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
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Tue, July 24, 1:30 PM

My Gym New Providence, New Providence

Summer Camp

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 07/24/2018 1:30pm 07/25/2018 1:30pm America/New_York Summer Camp

LET THE SUMMER FUN BEGIN! Our 3 hour drop off camps are perfect for children ages 3 to 9 years (potty-trained, please). Children will participate in energizing games, exciting gymnastics, cool arts & crafts, and music that guarantees to keep them moving and engaged all summer long. And they can kiss boredom goodbye with daily themes and programs that constantly change, so no two days of ...

1330 Springfield Ave New Providence, NJ 07974
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Wed, July 25, 1:30 PM

My Gym New Providence, New Providence

Summer Camp

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 07/25/2018 1:30pm 07/26/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Summer Camp

LET THE SUMMER FUN BEGIN! Our 3 hour drop off camps are perfect for children ages 3 to 9 years (potty-trained, please). Children will participate in energizing games, exciting gymnastics, cool arts & crafts, and music that guarantees to keep them moving and engaged all summer long. And they can kiss boredom goodbye with daily themes and programs that constantly change, so no two days of ...

1330 Springfield Ave New Providence, NJ 07974
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Wed, July 25, 1:30 PM

Trailside Nature & Science Center, MountainsidE

Trailside’s Annual Summer Wednesday Matinee ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 07/25/2018 1:30pm America/New_York Trailside’s Annual Summer Wednesday Matinee Series Features Live Animals & Scientific Fun - July 11 to August 15

The popular Wednesday Matinee series at Trailside Nature & Science Center returns on July 11 and continues through August 15. This engaging family entertainment series begins at 1:30 p.m. each week and runs approximately 45 minutes. All shows are recommended for children ages 4 and up. Admission is $5.00 per person and tickets go on sale at 1:00 p.m.

The season kicks off on July 11 with ...

452 new Providence Road MountainsidE, NJ

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Going Green with Goals

October 22, 2018

As we approach Election Day on November 6th, Rupa Kale and John FX Keane want to articulate their positions on key issues. This is the first in a series of position papers.

During their conversations with residents, Rupa and John have frequently fielded questions regarding the new household recycling rules. Recent changes have had a substantial impact on our local recycling program. These ...

New Providence Council Candidate loves that 'New Providence Feeling/ New Providence Way'

This past summer marked 20 years from the time when my wife Mary and I purchased our home in New Providence.  

Our story is likely similar to yours. We were initially drawn to the community due to its great schools, proximity to the city, quaint downtown and beautiful homes.  I recall Mary and I taking long walks around town talking about if we were fortunate to one day have ...

Rebecca Coniglio, A Trusted Friend Who Will Be Your Voice

October 21, 2018

Are you looking for someone in the New Providence community to be your trusted voice for school district related matters?  

If so, vote for Rebecca Coniglio on November 6, 2018 for Board of Education.  I am very proud of my wife’s decision to seek candidacy this year to create additional, positive change and to ensure a continuous standard of excellence for our local community.

Letter Endorsing Rebecca Conigilio for New Providence Board of Education

My name is Kannan Nadar, and I am delighted to endorse Rebecca Conigilio for the New Providence Board of Education.

I first met Rebecca at AWR, and at first glance, I noticed that was she was a wonderful person, as I have gotten to know her, I have seen that not only is she a wonderful, but her ability to brighten up the room, and urge to help others is infectious, especially in providing ...

Shining Stars to Present First Ever Christmas Show 

October 23, 2018

By popular demand, the Shining Stars cast will take their amazing talents to the stage for their first ever holiday show. The “Shining Stars Christmas Spectacular” will feature special needs individuals and their high school “buddies” from around Union County in a fun night of singing and dancing to the greatest songs of the season. 

The show is set for Friday, ...

Union County College 85th Anniversary Celebration

Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholder Angel G. Estrada joined Union County College President Dr. Margaret McMenamin, New Jersey’s Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Zakiya Smith Ellis, State Senator Nicholas Scutari, Chairman of the Union County College Board of Trustees Victor Richel, Union County Manager Ed Oatman, alumni and students at the Union County College ...

3 Ways to Attain a Stunning New Look for the Season

As you pack away summer dresses and tank tops until next year, you may begin longing for an aesthetic update. It’s common to want to try new looks at the start of each season. Whether you choose a new hairstyle or get a facial, even seemingly small changes can give you a confidence boost. The following guide offers just a few easy options to consider.

How to Transform Your Look ...

Intruder Sends Union County Vo-Tech Schools on Lockdown Friday; Students Got Threatening Texts, Authorities Say

October 20, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — The five schools that comprise the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools (UCVTS) campus went into lockdown for about two hours on Friday afternoon when an unidentified individual who admitted carrying a pocket knife entered the complex. 

Located on Raritan Road in Scotch Plains, the VoTech school district is comprised of Academy for Allied Health ...

Meadowlands And SBOANJ At Odds Over 2019 Race Date Request

October 15, 2018

A bill that would provide $20 million to boost purses sits in committee

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The Meadowlands announced it would apply for 68 live racing dates for the 2019 and the Standardbred Breeders & Owners Association is not happy about it.

The track must submit its date requests to the New Jersey Racing Commission by Oct. 15. The track was granted 90 days of racing ...

Got Stress?

October 18, 2018

Got stress?  We hear you.  Providence Health & Fitness has an effective antidote for you to relieve stress and to help your overall well-being  – Tai Chi. 

Tai Chi is an ancient, graceful form of exercise that’s an excellent antidote for stress reduction and a variety of other health conditions. 

Please read further about what the Mayo Clinic ...

Order of Operations

As we trudge through submission season this year I’ve found some questions that have surprised me.  Those of us shepherding families through their college applications, myself included, can mistakenly start “talking shop” with the assumption that parents and students are following along.  Acronyms start flying around and we get into our groove, not realizing ...

Is Now the Right Time to Go Roth?

October 16, 2018: Is Now the Right Time to Go Roth?  Some say yes, pointing to the recent federal tax reforms.

Will federal income tax rates ever be lower than they are right now? Given the outlook for Social Security and Medicare, it is hard to imagine them falling much further. Higher federal income taxes could very well be on the horizon, as the tax cuts set by the 2017 reforms are ...

No Tricks Here! Free, Online Halloween Treats for Kids

I love Halloween! It’s one of my favorite holidays, especially since there is so much to do, and it’s so much fun for the kids. I also love that you don’t have to spend a lot of money. Sure, you could go to the store and buy brand-new costumes and decorate your house like crazy, but it’s also a holiday you can do on a budget. Secondhand costumes purchased from Facebook ...