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Macaroni Kid Comes to Westfield-Springfield-Cranford-Scotch Plains Area

Macaroni Kid is excited to announce that it has come to the Westfield-Springfield-Cranford-Scotch Plains area!  Macaroni Kid is a free weekly e-newsletter and website that highlights all of the great things for kids and their families to do in our community.

Under the stewardship of Donna Oshri, Westfield-Springfield-Cranford-Scotch Plains Macaroni Kid is poised to quickly become the go to source for all things family.  “As a mom, I know how difficult it has been to keep track of the fun and enriching events and activities available for kids.  I’m extremely excited to bring Macaroni Kid to our community and look forward to the opportunity to support the many cultural, not-for-profit, school and just plain fun things there are to do in our community.”  Macaroni Kid covers the spectrum of things to do with kids -- classes, shows, events as well as things to do at home, cooking projects, book reviews, arts and crafts and more.

Parents in Westfield-Springfield-Cranford-Scotch Plains and surrounding communities can sign up to receive their weekly newsletter by visiting www.westfield.macaronikid.com.  In addition to local events, Macaroni Kid will be bringing reviews and insights about events and activities in our region, as well as featuring exciting ideas for family road trips and travel.

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Ideas for articles and event listings can be sent to Donnao@macaronikid.com.

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Through an ever-growing network of Publisher Moms, Macaroni Kid delivers weekly email newsletters and creates websites that provide all of the skinny on events and activities for kids and their families in communities across the country. 

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Authorities ID Body Found in Warinanco Lake as 50-Year-Old Male

July 14, 2017

ROSELLE, NJ - Authorities identified the person who was found dead July 6 in a lake at Warinanco Park as a 50-year-old man, a Union County spokesman told TAP today.

Oday Abd-Ali, whose last known address was in Elizabeth, was pulled from the lake about a week ago, Union County spokesman Sebastian D'elia said.

The cause of death will be determined by a medical examiner, D'elia ...

Get a Real Loan Approval Before You Shop for a Home

Potential homebuyers benefit in several ways by consulting with a lender first and obtaining a pre-approval letter. This gives buyers an opportunity to discuss different loan options and budgeting for the upcoming home purchase. Lenders will also check their credit report and alert the buyers to any potential problems.

Guaranteed Rate’s high tech digital mortgage gives buyers an ...

Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Tip of the Month – Avoid Food Poisoning

This is the season for barbecues and outside parties. It’s a great time to get together with friends and share stories and good food while enjoying the great outdoors.  However, according to the CDC, approximately 1 in 6 Americans gets sick and 128,000 are hospitalized every year from food borne illnesses.

Hamburgers are a common menu item in the summertime. To avoid E. coli, ...

Mayor of Scotch Plains Invites All to the July 19th Downtown Redevelopment Meeting

July 17, 2017

Dear Editor:

When I ran for office last year, the second point of my Five-Point Plan was downtown redevelopment. If you have been watching the Township Council meetings or reading various news outlets, you know the Council has made good progress on downtown redevelopment. 

Specifically, the Township Council established a Scotch Plains Downtown Redevelopment Committee in March and ...

Establishing Healthy Boundaries with Self and Others

July 19, 2017

We all have personal boundaries. Our boundary defines who we are and determines how we are able to interact and relate to the world, physically, emotionally, and spiritually. My boundary lets me know where I end and you begin. My boundary allows me to express who I am and allows you to do the same. Boundaries exist for our protection.

When our boundaries are intact, we know that ...

Westfield Memorial Library Upgrades MURAL Card Holder Privileges

July 21, 2017

The Westfield Memorial Library is pleased to announce that the Library is extending even more privileges to Middlesex and Union Reciprocal Agreement Libraries (MURAL) cardholders. MURAL patrons belong to 43 participating libraries in Middlesex and Union Counties.

MURAL patrons do not live or work in Westfield, but they are allowed to borrow materials from the Westfield library, as long as they ...

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