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Groundbreaking for Lightbridge Academy in Fanwood

Lightbridge Academy owners Vishal and Bhavna Ajwani of Fanwood with sons Rishaan, 1, and Krish, 5. Credits: Borough of Fanwood
Front: Guy Falzarano, Mayor Colleen Mahr, Vishal and Bhavna Ajwani, Phil Harvey and David Falzarano. Back: Roy Gera, Craig Coughlin, Jack Molenaar, Kathy Mitchell, Al Mirabela Credits: Borough of Fanwood

FANWOOD, NJ – The Ajwani family of Fanwood held a groundbreaking for Lightbridge Academy, which will be located at the former Sun Tavern (15 South Avenue, Fanwood).

The Lightbridge franchise will be a daycare center accommodating an estimated 180 children. Completion is expected in the fall of this year. Mayor Colleen Mahr and Council members Jack Molenaar, Kathy Mitchell and Tom Kranz were on hand, along with Union County Freeholder Al Mirabella and Lightbridge corporate officials.

The parent company, Lightbridge Academy, based in Iselin, is a family-run business celebrating 20 years in 2017.

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On hand were (front row of photo) Guy Falzarano, CEO of Lightbridge Academy corporate; Mayor Colleen Mahr; franchise owners Vishal and Bhavna Ajwani; Phil Harvey, Lightbridge Chief Development Officer; David Falzarano, Lightbridge corporate VP. (Back row): Roy Gera, property manager; Craig Coughlin, Jam Arch Architects; Councilman Jack Molenaar; Councilwoman Kathy Mitchell; Freeholder Al Mirabela. 


Congratulations to Vishal and Bhavna Ajwani, proud franchisees, on their entry into the Fanwood business community! is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.

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