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Luminous Hosts First Carrot Cake Off Event in New Providence 

September 19, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - A warm, sunny Sunday afternoon brought a large crowd to New Providence’s First Carrot Cake Off held outdoors at Luminous Salon and Spa at 592 Central Ave. Ten contestants signed up to participate in the carrot cake contest.  Each contestant baked and displayed a carrot cake for the contest, which was then judged by attendees who were given a ticket and free tasting ...

The New Providence High School Marching Band Completes Pre-Season Practice And Takes Annual Picture

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On a sweltering ninety-four degree afternoon this Thursday in the senior parking lot at New Providence High School, the 138 members of the 2018 New Providence High School Marching Band put on their full dress uniforms and congregated in line to climb the riser and stand in a gravity defying formation to take the yearly group photograph.

Over the course of nearly an hour, ...

Celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month at New Providence Memorial Library

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- New Providence Memorial Library at 377 Elkwood Ave.,  will be celebrating National Library Card Sign-Up Month in September with a variety of programs, activities and special giveaways. 

All residents are encouraged to come in and see what we have to offer in the way of books, movies, audiobooks, downloadable items and programs.  Stop by for a program or ...

Garry Pastore, Scotch Plains Native and HBO’s 'Deuce' Actor, Will Attend NJ Golden Door Film Festival with Two Films

JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Actor Garry Pastore portrays NYPD Detective John Belson in the new film Sarah Q, directed by John Gallagher. Sarah Q will make its World Premiere at The Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City during the weekend of September 21. This film is the third collaboration between Pastore and writer/director Gallagher.

Additionally, Pastore is in ...

Lesl Harker of New Providence Awarded a Union County HEART Grant


ELIZABETH, NJ –   Lesl Harker, of New Providence, will receive a Union County HEART Grant awarded by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders this year.

The Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant Program provides funding for 63 artists, historians and local non-profit organizations. Lesl Harker received $1,000, for presenting Irish ...


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Fri, September 21, 7:30 PM

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4-H Club Open House for Union County Students

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Registration Open for BHEF Fall Festival and Color Run on Sunday, Sept. 30

September 20, 2018

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - There’s still time to register for the Berkeley Heights Ed Foundation Fall Festival and Color Run on Sunday, September 30th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The main events of the day will be a kiddie color dash for ages 1-5 at 11:30 a.m. and a family 1.5 mile color run for all ages at 12:00 pm followed by a DJ Dance party. There will be ...