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Thu, March 22, 5:30 PM

Piscataway High School, Piscataway

Going for the Gold Culinary Event

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/22/2018 5:30pm 03/22/2018 7:30pm America/New_York Going for the Gold Culinary Event

This Thursday, March 22, from 5:30-7:30 pm, take a night off from cooking and bring the family to enjoy a night of international foods at Piscataway High School! Professional chefs have planned a menu fit for Olympic Champions, and along with PHS Chef-Assistants, will compete for the most inventive and tasty meals at they Go for the Gold!

Five stations will feature favorite foods, including ...

100 Behmer Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
The Basics of Starting a Business

Thu, March 22, 7:00 PM

Piscataway

The Basics of Starting a Business

Business & Finance

Add to My Calendar 03/22/2018 7:00pm 03/22/2018 8:30pm America/New_York The Basics of Starting a Business

What do you need to start your own business? This discussion will include:

what to consider before starting a business, legal structures, importance of a business plan, financing sources, and more!

Come join this facilitated discussion panel brought to you by SCORE business experts.

To register, check out https://piscatawaylibrary.org/content/basics-starting-business or stop by our ...

500 Hoes Lane Piscataway, NJ 08854
Motown the Musical

Fri, March 23, 8:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey , New Brunswick

Motown the Musical

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/23/2018 8:00pm 03/25/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Motown the Musical

“MORE THAN A BROADWAY SHOW. A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC THAT TRANSFORMED AMERICA!”—CBS Sunday Morning

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the ...

15 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Sat, March 24, 11:00 AM

Piscataway Little League Fields, Piscataway

Annual Piscataway Easter Egg Hunt

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/24/2018 11:00am 03/24/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Annual Piscataway Easter Egg Hunt

Easter egg hunt at the Piscataway Little League fields on Saturday, March 24th at 11 a.m.

Bring your children up to eleven years of age to search for Easter eggs and meet the Easter Bunny.

Sponsored by Piscataway PBA Local 93.

Many thanks to the volunteer work of our Piscataway Township Police Department officers who are putting on such a great event!

491 Sidney Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
Mission 22 United in the War Against Veteran Suicide

Sat, March 24, 12:00 PM

Middlesex County College - Center Cafe C, Edison

Mission 22 United in the War Against Veteran ...

Add to My Calendar 03/24/2018 12:00pm 03/24/2018 1:00pm America/New_York Mission 22 United in the War Against Veteran Suicide

The Association of Middlesex County College Nursing Students and local veterans' groups are hosting a Mission 22 Event on March 27 to help bring attention to the fact that 22 veterans commit suicide each year due to PTSD, TBI, addiction, depression and disabilities. Mission 22 is a non-profit organization working to prevent veteran suicides. Steve Mathis will be a speaker at the event, which ...

2600 Woodbridge Avenue Edison, NJ 08837
Motown the Musical

Sat, March 24, 8:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey , New Brunswick

Motown the Musical

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/24/2018 8:00pm 03/26/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Motown the Musical

“MORE THAN A BROADWAY SHOW. A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC THAT TRANSFORMED AMERICA!”—CBS Sunday Morning

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the ...

15 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Palm Sunday

Sun, March 25, 8:00 AM

St. Francis Episcopal Church, Dunellen

Palm Sunday

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/25/2018 8:00am 03/25/2018 11:00am America/New_York Palm Sunday

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

400 New Market Road

Dunellen, NJ 08812

732-968-6781

contactus@stfrancisdunellen.org

www.stfrancisdunellen.org

March 25 – Palm Sunday


Liturgy of the Palms & Holy Eucharist, 8:00am & 10:00am

400 New Market Rd. Dunellen, NJ 08812
Motown the Musical

Sun, March 25, 8:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey , New Brunswick

Motown the Musical

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/25/2018 8:00pm 03/27/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Motown the Musical

“MORE THAN A BROADWAY SHOW. A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC THAT TRANSFORMED AMERICA!”—CBS Sunday Morning

It began as one man's story… became everyone's music… and is now Broadway's musical. Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the ...

15 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Thu, March 29, 7:00 PM

Piscataway High School, Piscataway

Arbor PTO-Harlem Wizards Basketball Game

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2018 7:00pm 03/29/2018 10:00pm America/New_York Arbor PTO-Harlem Wizards Basketball Game

The Harlem Wizards are coming to Piscataway on Thursday, March 29, 2018

to Play the P-Way All-Stars!!!

What makes a Wizards show “awe-inspiring” or as the kids and teens say, “off the hizzle?” Some say it’s the oohs and aahs created by the thunderous, sky-high slams. For others it’s the humor and seeing the teachers being good sports and having fun on ...

100 Behmer Road Piscataway, NJ 08854
Maundy Thursday Service

Thu, March 29, 7:30 PM

St. Francis Episcopal Church, Dunellen

Maundy Thursday Service

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2018 7:30pm 03/29/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Maundy Thursday Service

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

400 New Market Road

Dunellen, NJ 08812

732-968-6781

contactus@stfrancisdunellen.org

www.stfrancisdunellen.org

March 29 - Maundy Thursday

Holy Eucharist and Foot Washing, 7:30pm

400 New Market Rd. Dunellen, NJ 08812
Good Friday

Fri, March 30

St. Francis Episcopal Church, Dunellen

Good Friday

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2018 12:00am 03/31/2018 12:00am America/New_York Good Friday

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

400 New Market Road

Dunellen, NJ 08812

732-968-6781

contactus@stfrancisdunellen.org

www.stfrancisdunellen.org

March 30 - Good Friday

Stations of the Cross, 12:00 Noon

Good Friday Liturgy, 7:30pm

400 New Market Rd. Dunellen, NJ 08812 true
Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Sat, March 31, 10:00 AM

609 Lane Avenue , South Plainfield

Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2018 10:00am 03/31/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Order delicious spanakopita for your holiday meal.

-Half Tray 12”x10” $30

-Full Tray 20”x12” $60

-Vegan Half Tray $25

-Vegan Full Tray $50

Call 908-310-6537 leave name, size, quantity, type of tray and which pick up date needed by March 24th. Pick up on March 31st & April 7th from 10-12. Trays are frozen with cooking instructions. Cash and credit cards ...

St Stephen Orthodox Church South Plainfield , NJ 07080
Hydewood Park Baptist Church Easter Events

Sat, March 31, 12:00 PM

Hydewood Park Baptist Church, North Plainfield

Hydewood Park Baptist Church Easter Events

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2018 12:00pm 04/01/2018 1:00pm America/New_York Hydewood Park Baptist Church Easter Events

Hydewood Park Baptist Church will be holding special activities for Easter.

On Saturday, March 31st, they will host an Easter Egg Hunt on the church grounds, starting at 2PM. There will also be other children’s activities after the Hunt. The program is for all ages; no pre-registration is required.

On Easter Sunday, April 1st, Hydewood will participate in a ...

100 Norwood Ave. North Plainfield, NJ 07060
The Great Vigil of Easter

Sat, March 31, 8:00 PM

St. Francis Episcopal Church, Dunellen

The Great Vigil of Easter

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/31/2018 8:00pm 03/31/2018 10:00pm America/New_York The Great Vigil of Easter

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

400 New Market Road

Dunellen, NJ 08812

732-968-6781

contactus@stfrancisdunellen.org

www.stfrancisdunellen.org

March 31st - Holy Saturday

The Great Vigil of Easter @ 8:00pm. Resurrection Feast follows. Bring a bell to ring in the Resurrection and food to share for the Feast!

400 New Market Rd. Dunellen, NJ 08812
Easter Sunday

Sun, April 1

St. Francis Episcopal Church, Dunellen

Easter Sunday

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/01/2018 12:00am 04/02/2018 12:00am America/New_York Easter Sunday

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

400 New Market Road

Dunellen, NJ 08812

732-968-6781

contactus@stfrancisdunellen.org

www.stfrancisdunellen.org

April 1 - Easter Sunday

Holy Eucharist, 8:00am & 10:00am.


400 New Market Rd. Dunellen, NJ 08812 true
Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's: The Basics

Wed, April 4, 7:00 PM

Piscataway

Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's: The Basics

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/04/2018 7:00pm 04/04/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's: The Basics

This workshop will teach attendees how to identify:

Symptoms and effects of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia
How Alzheimer's affects the brain
Causes and risk factors
The benefits of early detection
How to address a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Provided by the Alzheimer's Association. To register, contact Sharon Jarnette at 800-272-3900 or ...

500 Hoes Lane Piscataway, NJ 08854
Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Thu, April 5, 10:00 AM

609 Lane Avenue , South Plainfield

Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 04/05/2018 10:00am America/New_York Spanakopita Delicacy Sale

Order delicious spanakopita for your holiday meal.

-Half Tray 12”x10” $30

-Full Tray 20”x12” $60

-Vegan Half Tray $25

-Vegan Full Tray $50

Call 908-310-6537 leave name, size, quantity, type of tray and which pick up date needed by March 24th. Pick up on March 31st & April 7th from 10-12. Trays are frozen with cooking instructions. Cash and credit cards ...

St Stephen Orthodox Church South Plainfield , NJ 07080
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Fri, April 6, 8:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/06/2018 8:00pm 04/06/2018 10:00pm America/New_York A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Getting away with murder can be so much fun…and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award® for Best Musical—A Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder! Coming direct from New York, where a most gentlemanly NPR critic said he’d “never laughed so hard at a broadway ...

15 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Sat, April 7, 9:00 AM

Quibbletown Park, Piscataway

Piscataway Township Paper Shredding Event

Government Green

Add to My Calendar 04/07/2018 9:00am 04/07/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Piscataway Township Paper Shredding Event

Piscataway Township Clean Communities & Recycling Programs will sponsor several “Shred It and Forget It” free mobile community paper shredding events in 2018.

All shredding events will take place rain or shine from 9 a.m. to noon or until the truck is full at the following dates and times:

Quibbletown Park, 141 Academy Street

Saturday, April 7: 9 a.m. to 12 ...

141 Academy Street Piscataway, NJ 08854
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Sat, April 7, 2:00 PM

State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/07/2018 2:00pm 04/07/2018 10:00pm America/New_York A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Getting away with murder can be so much fun…and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award® for Best Musical—A Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder! Coming direct from New York, where a most gentlemanly NPR critic said he’d “never laughed so hard at a broadway ...

15 Livingston Ave New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Construction Crane Crashes into Hamilton Street House

July 22, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City officials were working Monday morning to remove a construction crane that crashed through a home on Hamilton Street and damaged some townhouses on Condict Street.

No one was hurt when the crane came crashing down Sunday night - apparently toppled by high winds from a storm that swept into the area.

The process of removing the crane is expected to take several days, ...

County Announces Plans for Pathway Resurfacing and Lighting Improvements at Spring Lake Park 

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Middlesex County Department of Parks and Recreation announced earlier this month plans for improvements at Spring Lake Park. 

In a July 12 letter sent to borough officials, Rick Lear, the county’s director of parks and recreation, stated that the project at the South Plainfield-based property will include ‘removal of old lighting and ...

Visitation Times Announced For Former Spotswood Mayor Nicholas Poliseno

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Former Spotswood mayor Nicholas Poliseno will be laid to rest on Friday, July 26. Poliseno passed away on Thursday, July 18 at his home from illnesses he contracted from his work as a first responder on September 11 according to his obituary. He was 41 years old. A mass will be held at the Immaculate Conception Church on Friday at 10:30 a.m. following prayers at the Brunswick ...

Temporary closure of Westergard due to excessive heat warning; Keep Cool at Kennedy Library

Due to the excessive heat warning, Westergard Library will be closed from Friday, July 19 through Wednesday, July 24, while air conditioning repairs are made.  We anticipate Westergard will reopen on Thursday, July 25.

Books and other aterials may be returned to the Westergard book drops or at Kennedy.  Please call 732-463-1633 with any questions.

During this closure, please ...

New Jersey Date Night: A Revolutionary Morristown Bar Crawl

July 20, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Nothing beats a warm summer night — the perfect time to grab your date’s hand and go for a walk. With so many quaint New Jersey towns from which to choose there’s no shortage of options, but Morristown stands out thanks to great architecture and history dating back to the Revolutionary War. It ...

A Warrior's Fight

July 9, 2019

Dear Friends,

Only a few short weeks ago we celebrated the wedding of Nicole and Jared, it was a sunny happy day for the bride and groom and all who attended. Soon after Nicole became the recipient for her lung transplant another much anticipated and happy occasion. The surgery met physician expectations and recovery is moving along slowly… We watch daily Nicole‘s fight to fully ...

Sources: Barchi Will Step Down as Rutgers President in 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers President Robert Barchi, whose tenure at the 253-year-old school has been marked by unprecedented successes as well as scandals and setbacks, will step down after the 2019-20 school year.

Barchi's pending departure was confirmed to TAPinto New Brunswick by a source familiar with the situation.

The announcement of Barchi's exit gives school officials time ...

Obituaries

- May 12, 2019
Gale grew up in Rahway, New Jersey and developed a love of theatre while in high school. Her ...
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Piscataway – Cesar L. Reyes, 91, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019 at St. Barnabas Medical ...
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Fiancé of Westfield School Principal Who Died in Bone Marrow Donation Sues

July 22, 2019

WESTFIELD, NJ — The fiancé of the Westfield High School principal who died from complications following his bone marrow donation to a stranger has sued the hospital at which he gave the donation.

The lawsuit filed in Superior Court in Elizabeth by Dr. Derrick Nelson’s fiancé Sheronda Braker on Monday claims that during the Feb. 18 procedure at ...

Here's the Scoop: Stage House Tavern 'Summer Spoons' Ice Cream Shop to Benefit Charities

SOMERSET, NJ - The Stage House Tavern quietly kicked off its Summer Spoons program to benefit the Somerset County Food Bank Network on Saturday, July 20. 

The old doctor's office has been transformed into an ice-cream shop dispensing soft serve vanilla, chocolate, and twist with a choice of chocolate or rainbow jimmies. 

"The Ice cream is free for all kids in ...

Freiman: Anti-Semitic Flyer Posted in Hillsborough Infuriating, Frightening

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ –Police continue to investigate the posting of an anti-Semitic flier on the glass doorway of the township municipal building last week.

A township employee found the flier when she arrived for work.

State Assemblyman Roy Freiman (D-Somerset, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex), who lives in a neighborhood not far from the Peter J. Biondi Municipal complex on South Branch ...

50 Years Later, Apollo 11 Remains Our Greatest Achievement

The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 commemorates the single greatest achievement in the history of mankind.

In our world of rankings, I don’t think anyone can argue the point.

A man walked on the moon.

A member of species earthbound for thousands upon thousands of years, left footprints on that mysterious silver globe in the sky that inspired wonder and fear since man’s ...

Middlesex County School Board Candidate Petitions for Nomination Due July 29

July 19, 2019

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The deadline for filing petitions of nomination for School Board candidates is on or before 4 pm on Monday, July 29. In order for a candidate’s name to appear on the 2019 General Election ballot, petitions must be signed by at least 10 persons, one of whom may be the candidate, and must be filed with County Clerk Elaine Flynn.

 

Petitions may be picked up ...

Alyssa's Law Brings Silent Panic Alarms to Public Schools in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ – Legislation was recently introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to expand a New Jersey law under which public schools are required to install silent panic alarms to protect students during emergency situations.

 The law (formerly A-764) is known as “Alyssa’s Law,” after former New Jersey resident Alyssa Alhadeff, a 14-year-old student ...

Medical Tips from Dr. Etheridge: Nutrition/ diet

July 18, 2019

Eating and exercise go hand in hand. When and what you eat can be important to how you feel when you exercise, whether it's a casual workout or training for a competition. Consider these eating and exercise tips.

Go for healthy food choices like lean meat and fish
Avoid processed food
Instead of fried food, go for grilled, baked or broiled, the warmer weather is here so this is a ...

A Call to Arms

I am one of those guys who is inspired to action watching dramatic sporting events.

For example, every four years, after watching the summer Olympics, I sign up for a gym membership.

Just a couple of months ago I played a round of miniature golf after being moved by Tiger Wood’s thrilling victory at the Masters.

There is something about overcoming adversity and performing at high ...

17 Things I Learned as a Recovering Parent

What are you (and every other parent) addicted to? Your child, of course, and the dreams you have before you even hold that baby in your arms. Those dreams have the power to derail your natural parenting instincts. But remember... you are always at choice! In any moment, you have the power to choose a new way of being, speaking and doing, and to influence your children for ...