PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Nixle report has been issued by the Plainfield Police Division noting a Cooling Center is available today, July 20, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, and through the weekend (weather permitting), at the Plainfield Area YMCA, located at 518 Watchung Avenue, due to the extreme heat. Keep pets inside.
ADVISORY: Cooling Center Availabe at Plainfield YMCA July 20
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By LEAH SCALZADONNAApril 23, 2018
CRANFORD, NJ – In a quaint white house near the border of Cranford and Garwood, 105-year-old Kurt Steiner sat at his dining room table, surrounded by cabinets that held his collection of Viennese glass and antique Limoge plates. At his table, he had his carefully taped together passport and exit papers from Vienna, Austria, stamped with a large “J” and “Jude,” the ...
By TAPINTO PLAINFIELD STAFFApril 23, 2018
TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy issued an executive order on Monday for New Jersey flags to be flown at half-staff at all state buildings and facilities on the day of the upcoming General Assembly session, scheduled for May 7, in memory of Plainfield's Assemblyman Jerry Green who passed away last week.
On Thursday, Governor Murphy had said, "Tammy and I are extremely saddened to ...
By TAPINTO BELMAR/LAKE COMO STAFFApril 23, 2018
TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy has signed into law a ban on offshore oil and gas exploration and drilling off the immediate coast of New Jersey.
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By TOM HAYDONApril 23, 2018
NEW BRUNSWICK – Two city Water Department employees have pleaded guilty to charges of falsely reducing water to about 50 different properties in exchange for bribes, costing the city about $500,000, state officials announced.
Joseph “Gordo” DeBonis, 55 of Toms River, a suspended senior account clerk, and William “Billi” Ortiz, 56, of North Brunswick, a meter ...
By TAPINTO STAFFApril 23, 2018
SPRING LAKE, NJ — Another seal came ashore — this time at the jetty on the south end of Spring Lake's beach.
Photographer Nancy Orlowski was walking the beachfront when she spotted this seal at about 3 p.m. on April 18 and took these real-time animated photos. It’s not known whether it returned to the ocean.
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By STEVE LENOXApril 23, 2018
UPDATE- Several sources familiar with Sunday’s tragic accident have identified the fallen officer as Tamby Yagan, a 13-year veteran of the Paterson Police Department.
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By JENNIFER POPPERApril 23, 2018
PLAINFIELD, NJ - WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! and Plainfield Public Schools/SEPAG presents the Annual 5K Walk for Autism and Disability Awareness on Saturday, April 28.
WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization created by Taleana Williams Hurst, providing support and resources for families who have autistic and special needs children through a ...