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'Mac' Crosses Florida Border, Rides Past $6000 Fundraising Milepost

May 23, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Mac-Adley Hyppolite Jr. just rode over the Florida border this week and cruised right past the $6000 milepost on his bike trip to raise funds for Children's Hospital. Mac started his journey from Bloomfield to Orlando Florida earlier this month leaving Watsessing Park on May 1. 

At the kick-off of the bike tour, Mac went out of his way to thank "every one of ...

Plainfield-North Plainfield Rotary Club Announces Upcoming Events

The Plainfield-North Plainfield Rotary Club will be hosting some fun events in the next month.  Check your calendar and get involved in your community by attending one or more of the following affairs.

Students of the Month Luncheon – May 31 at 12:15 pm
This year seven will be awarded Student of the Month award certificates to a great group of Interact Club members from North ...

Tour of Somerville: USA Collegiate Cycling Champion Determined to Arrive on Time From Ireland

SOMERVILLE, NJ – National Collegiate Cycling Champion Noah Granigan’s transatlantic journey to participate in the 74th annual Tour of Somerville senior men’s bike race will add yet another rich chapter to the extraordinary history of what has been described as the Kentucky Derby of Competitive Cycling.

For Granigan, the grueling marathon begins early on Memorial Day, May 29, ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Student Athletes Represent School at GMC Sportsmanship Luncheon

EDISON, NJ -- Brennan Wright of Westfield and Allison Haley of Colonia, seniors at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, represented their school at the GMC Sportsmanship Luncheon last week. Coaches Mike Howell of Piscataway, Jim Howard of North Plainfield, Mike Romeo of Plainfield, and Elizabeth Martin of South Plainfield joined the W-H honorees.

Plainfield Hosts Union County Track and Field Championships

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield school  district will once again host the Union County Track and Field Championships at Hub Stine Field.

This two-day event concludes today, May 19, starting at 4:00 pm.  The meet has been host to Olympians, and both State and World record holders in the sport of track and field.

Come out and support the Plainfield Cardinals track and field ...

Tour of Somerville, Oldest Bicycle Race in the USA Will Broadcast Live - Around the World – on Memorial Day

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Tour of Somerville, a tradition in bicycle racing since 1940, will be broadcast live on Memorial Day, the first time in 74 years of international competition that the signature race will be seen around the world in real time on several platforms, including YouTube and Twitch.

Cameras will be positioned at strategic locations throughout the race course in ...

New York Jets Muhammad Wilkerson to Visit Young Victim of Cancer at Stillman Elementary in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Muhammad Wilkerson, #96 on the NFL New York Jets team, and his mother will visit a young student, Keishla Pacheco, at Stillman School in Plainfield.

Pacheco wrote Wilkerson a letter letting him know she was suffering from cancer.  Wilkerson, for his part, will focus his visit on Pacheco and her fight instead of his own NFL career. 

Wilkerson's mom, who will be ...

Plainfield Boys Varsity Tennis Team honored by Board of Education

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Board of Education recognized the Plainfield High School Boys Tennis Team at its May 16th meeting for winning the Valley Division of the Union County Athletic Conference, coached by Mr. David Cheung, Carl Dean and Joe Masterson (a volunteer for over six years).

The students represent schools across the City of Plainfield, many coming from diverse schools within ...

VIDEO: Plainfield High School Baseball Team Captures Historic Win, Honored by Board of Education

Plainfield, NJ - The Plainfield Board of Education recognized the Plainfield Boys Varsity Baseball Team for winning the Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference (UCIAC) Sky Division Championship for the first time in team history at its May 16th meeting.

Head Coach Sean Radu was very proud of the team and said, "Before the season began our number one goal was, without a doubt, to ...

Westfield Kids Plan 7th Annual Wiffle Ball Tournament to Benefit Camp for Kids with Cancer

WESTFIELD, NJ — The 7th Annual Charity Wiffle Ball Tournament benefiting Sr. Pat’s Kids Camp is set for the Friday of Memorial Day weekend. The tournament is organized by a board of four students from Westfield High School — Michael Birle, Katie Sullivan, Andrew Caminiti and Bryce Dannevig — and Delbarton student Jack Cushing.

Participants of all ages are ...

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Join Plainfield’s Homefirst 5K Run/Walk to End Homelessness

May 11, 2017

PLAINFIELD, NJ – Homefirst, a 501(C)3 nonprofit that delivers comprehensive solutions to homelessness in Plainfield, NJ, invites the community to support their cause at a Fundraiser 5K Run/Walk hosted by Generosity Series on Sunday, June 4 in Oak Ridge Park. To register as a participant or donate to an existing team, visit www.generosityseries.com/homefirst.

“Last year, we saw the ...