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Free Tasting, Health Screening & Raffle Event at Plainfield’s Rudilcia Market on Wed.

April 16, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - EZ Ride, the city of Plainfield, and Atlantic Health are partnering with Rudilcia Market to host another free event for residents that features health screenings, nutrition and health information.

Market customers who attend will get a coupon for a free healthy snack or drink, and will have an opportunity to win one of two baskets filled with healthy snacks and lifestyle items ...

Union County Freeholders Mark "Autism Awareness Day" with Red Bulls

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders present A Day Out with the New York Red Bulls, marking "Autism Awareness Day" on Saturday, April 21.

Join the County's Office for People with Special needs by purchasing a ticket for the game.  A percentage of proceeds will be donated to charities that benefit or support those with autism.

Tickets are $25 and include a $10 food ...

Riedel Wine Tasting Event to Benefit the Boy Scouts of America Programs

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Boy Scouts of America and volunteer co-chairs, Dawn and Rich Buchanan of Fanwood will host a Riedel Wine Tasting on Tuesday, May 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Masker's Barn located in the Watchung Reservation in Berkeley Heights, NJ.

Guests will enjoy great wines using Riedel wine glasses, learn more about wines, how to pour them, the effect wine glasses have and how to ...

American Legend, World Champion QB Joe Theismann to Speak at Boy Scouts Breakfast in May in Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP., NJ –The Patriots’ Path Council of the Boy Scouts of America has chosen legendary football quarterback Joe Theismann as its keynote speaker at its second Stars and Stripes Breakfast, on Wednesday, May 2, at The Ridge – Verizon’s Learning and Development Center in Basking Ridge.

The former Washington Redskins quarterback joined ESPN in April 1988, ...

Donations Being Accepted Starting This Sat. for Spring VNA Rummage Sale

FAR HILLS, NJ - The largest rummage sale in New Jersey -- the fundraising Rummage Sale for the Basking Ridge-based Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills -- will begin accepting donations this Saturday, April 7, for items to resell at the VNA's spring sale, scheduled for May 4 to 6.

The donation period will begin on Saturday, April 7, and continue every day except ...

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Put Together Uplifting Public Service Announcement to Raise Money for Families

PARKLAND, FLA. - Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students have put together a fund-raising public service announcement to raise funds for the victims' families.

Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine said, "The Parkland community steps up," Michael Udine, Broward County Commissioner, said. "You can join via online auction for trips, dinners, etc., to bolster the ...

Rockin' for Autism in Fanwood Announces Food and Entertainment Lineup for April 14

FANWOOD, NJ -- The third annual Rockin' for Autism festival in La Grande Park has announced its lineup for Saturday, April 14, in Fanwood. The event features live entertainment, food vendors, a beer garden (for adults), games, raffles, and the Opening Day ceremony for the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Baseball League.

Entertainment
11:00 a.m. Anthem
11:30 a.m. Sami Gootman
11:45 a.m. Patrick ...

Plainfield Week in Review: Historic District Expansion, Easter Activities, March For Our Lives Protests, 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:

Plainfield's Easter Egg Hunt at Cedar Brook Park

#MarchForOurLives

Students Lead ‘March for Our Lives’ in Westfield
Protestors Gather in Somerville to Proclaim “Enough is Enough”
Scenes from Saturday's 'March ...

"Eggs-actly" What They Need: Easter Bunny Delivers Socks for US Troops Overseas

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Easter Bunny emptied the jelly beans, chocolate and decorated eggs from his basket yesterday and replaced the traditional contents with pairs of socks destined for US military personnel overseas.

The Easter Bunny – aka Felix Ciattarelli – traveled from Raritan to Somerville Friday afternoon down Main Street, carrots in one hand, holding on to ...

Plainfield Shut-In Council, Firefighters Distribute Easter Cheer to Housebound Residents

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Members of the Plainfield Shut-In Council met on Friday at Calvary Baptist Church, awaiting volunteers from the Plainfield Fire Division who would deliver the Council's Easter plants to homebound residents across town.  

The Recreation Council for Shut-Ins of the Plainfields was created in 1949 by a group men and women seeking to assist residents.  They ...

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Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless Announces Fundraiser Because There’s No Place Like Home

April 21, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ – For the thousands of children who are either homeless or living with its threat, the phrase There’s No Place Like Home has a special, poignant meaning, one the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless knows well.

On Wednesday, May 16, the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless will host its annual No Place Like Home to raise funds for its children’s ...