EDISTON, NJ -- Students from The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison who participate in the Robert Wood Johnson Safety Ambassador program provided tips to second graders. Items addressed included Safety In and Around Cars, Pedestrian Safety, How to Prevent Falls and Proper Use of Helmets in Wheeled Sports. Pictured with Dawn Francavilla, Director of Student Life, from left: Brittney Wilson of North Plainfield, Alex Vargas of Dunellen, Jason Yin of Scotch Plains, Ovidio Chavez of Elizabeth, Ryan Petela of Clark, Kelton Estabrook of Plainfield, Sarah Hoffman of Cranford and Cathy Bi of Edison.
Wardlaw+Hartridge Students Serve as Safety Ambassadors
Recent Articles Nearby
June 18, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In lieu of the Scotch Plains Library’s after school club, the teen department will host weekly summer programs for patrons in grades 5-12. Starting on July 2, teens are invited to hang out, play games, and make crafts every Monday at 3 pm.
Starting on July 11, the library will offer special programming every other Wednesday at 3 pm. Rock candy, slime, and ...
By JIM LAMBERTJune 17, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic was recently recognized for its donation to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Pennies for Patients program.
“We’d like to share our deep appreciation for your generosity and thoughtfulness to local blood cancer patients and their families, Alissa Ali, the Campaign Specialist for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, wrote in a ...
June 17, 2018
On Monday, July 16 at 7pm, Prudence Jones, professor at Montclair University, will present Springsteen and his Layered Lyrics as part of the Scotch Plains Public Library’s Libraries Rock summer reading program.
As generations of fans have been impacted by his music, Bruce Springsteen was influenced by the American folk tradition, which he then reinterpreted to create new sounds and ...
June 17, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Seeing fluorescent minerals up close for the first time is an exciting experience. The colors are so pure and the flow is so seemingly unnatural, that it is hard to believe they are natural rocks.
On Thursday, June 28 at 7:00 p.m., come learn about these spectacular fluorescent minerals with Stuart Schneider. He will be bringing rocks to view under a black ...
By DOWNTOWN WESTFIELD CORPORATIONJune 16, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ -- The first event of Downtown Westfield Corporation's new 'Second Sundays' series kicked off with Yoga on Quimby Sunday, June 10.
Quimby Street was closed off and designated for pedestrians only for several hours Sunday for the Wellness in the Street free yoga class. Kika Stretch Studio opened up the event by leading a light opening stretch, and Satsang ...
Outstanding Citizens Honored at the Boy Scouts of America 2018 Union County Lifetime Achievement Awards Dinner
By BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICAJune 16, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council honored local community members at the annual Boy Scouts of America Union County Lifetime Achievement Awards Dinner that was held on the evening of Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Pantagis Renaissance in Scotch Plains. This year’s honorees were Catherine Flynn, Paul Harbaugh, Ana Liranzo, Mayor Colleen Mahr, ...
By JOHN OTCHYJune 16, 2018
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Refugee Assistance Partners (RAP) of New Jersey will host a World Refugee Day program on Wednesday, June 20, at 7:00 p.m. at Willow Grove Church (1961 Raritan Rd, Scotch Plains).
RAP, a non-profit, volunteer organization of Union County, recognizes and salutes the tenacity and gifts, skills and talents of refugees worldwide.
“We recognize the ...