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Holiday Craft Event, Tree Lighting at Plainfield's Drake House Museum

November 17, 2017

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Historical Society of Plainfield invites you to two special events this Holiday season: a Holiday Craft event on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and the 2017 Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, Dec. 8, starting at 6:30 p.m..

Come to the Holiday Craft event on Sunday, Dec. 3, starting at 2:00 p.m..  Enjoy craft making and storytelling, and make reservations for ...

ADVISORY: Plainfield Area Street Paving, Plan Alternate Routes Starting Monday, Nov. 20

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Police Division has issued an advisory pertaining to traffic interruptions due to streets around the city that are in the process of being paved.  This advisory is effect Monday, Nov. 20 through Friday, Nov. 24  between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Weather permitting, the following streets will experience interruption daily beginning this Monday through ...

'Coffee with a Cop' at Plainfield's Gumbo House & Grill

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Police Division invites you to join officers for Coffee with a Cop this Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Gumbo House & Grill.

Grab a cup of coffee or tea, a tasty pastry, and join the conversation.  This informal event will take place from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, and will give residents the chance to ask members of Plainfield's Police Division questions ...

Holiday Craft Fair at duCret in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The duCret School of Arts in Plainfield will be holding a Holiday Craft Fair.

On Saturday, Dec. 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. you can score some handcrafted gifts, from greeting cards, art, jewelry, quilts, plates and more, for those on your shopping list.  The school is located at 1030 Central Avenue in Plainfield.

Vendor opportunities are available; call the ...

ADVISORY: Plainfield Area Street Paving, Plan Alternate Routes

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Police Division has issued an advisory pertaining to traffic interruptions due to streets around the city that are in the process of being paved.  This advisory is effect through Friday, Nov. 17.

Weather permitting, the following streets will experience interruption daily beginning today through Friday due to road paving: Madison Avenue, Central Avenue, ...

Save the Date: Plainfield's Holiday Lights Celebration, Featuring the Community Choir and Santa, on Dec. 1

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Save the date for a Holiday Lights Celebration in Plainfield!

On Friday, Dec. 1 at 6:00 p.m. there will be hot cocoa and caroling to get in the holiday spirit at City Hall, 515 Watchung Avenue. 

The Community Choir is already hard at work this month, rehearsing under the direction of Choir Director Wendell C. Woods at Shiloh Baptist Church.  There will be a ...

Plainfield Week in Review: Salary Increases, Veterans Day, and more

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories on TAPinto Plainfield? Click on the headlines to catch up:

A Stroll Through Echo Lake Park

Franklin Township Police Officer Arrested by State Troopers for Armed Robbery

HOPES CAP, Inc. to Further Adult Education in Plainfield.

"The Battle of the Badges" on the Ice at the New Warinanco Sports ...

(Video) Scenes from the Plainfield Veterans Day Ceremony

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Veterans Day ceremony took place on a brisk Saturday morning.

The observance began with a wreath being placed at the War Memorial at Watchung Avenue and East 7th Street, and then moved to City Hall, where another wreath was placed at the monument.

Freeholder Linda Carter spoke about the resources that are available for Veterans in the county through ...

9 Things to do in Plainfield This Weekend: Nov. 11-12

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The temperatures are frigid, but if you dare to venture out, here are nine things to do around Plainfield this weekend.

SATURDAY

9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Union County Adopt-a-Park program and members of the North Plainfield Shade Tree Advisory Board are holding a clean up in Green Brook Park.  Meet at the intersection of Parkview Avenue and Clinton Avenue in ...

Pre-Order Plainfield's Netherwood Neighbors 2018 Calendar

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Each year, the Netherwood Heights Neighbors Association creates a uniquely themed calendar detailing the artistry and historic roots of Plainfield. 

This year marks the 11th year that the non-profit group will issue a calendar highlighting positive aspects of the community.  Previous calendars have focused on historic homes and figures, and other features that make ...

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Learn How to Defend Against Cyber Bullies

November 7, 2017

With the continued rise of social media, an alarming number of children and teens are targets of online bullying. To learn more about cyberbullying tactics and how to fight back against them, parents and caregivers are invited to attend “Bullying & Our Children,” a free public discussion.

This special presentation will be held on Monday, November 27, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.