The Riley School “kids” hosted the annual walk to fight cancer lead by Mrs Christine Dispenziere teacher an partner in the Pink Socs Foundation. The students an staff raised over $4,000 to fight cancer.
39 Minute Walk at Riley School
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June 18, 2018
Two students from the South Plainfield High School Italian Language Class were recently sponsored by Plainfield's UNICO & the Gian Maria Mazzola Foundation of Italy to attend the Liceo Betty Ambiveri (High School) in Presezzo, Italy from May 26 to June 3, 2018. Gian Maria Mazzola was a member of a runners club from Italy who ran in several NY Marathons and his club was hosted in ...
By ERIN DARREFFJune 18, 2018
TRENTON, NJ - Legislation sponsored by Sen. Christopher "Kip" Bateman (R-Somerset/Hunterdon/Mercer/Middlesex) and inspired by students from Princeton designating the endangered bog turtle as the New Jersey State Reptile has been signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy.
“I am so proud of the successful effort of students at Riverside Elementary and their teacher, Mark Eastburn, to ...
By TAPINTO HORSES STAFFJune 18, 2018
LONG VALLEY, N.J.— The fourth of 10 Regional Training Sessions for the 2018 Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund/USHJA Emerging Athletes Program got underway on June 18 at Centenary University’s equestrian center in Long Valley, N.J.
Olympian Joe Fargis is leading the clinic with 24 riders participating with Colleen Reed providing stable management education throughout the five-day ...
By ALEX ORR, JR.June 18, 2018
Irish Strait Wins, Irish War Cry Pulled Up
OCEANPORT, N.J. — ”I have good news—and bad news,” said a follower of the New Jersey Thoroughbred racing scene.
The good news is Irish Strait, a full brother to the graded stakes winner Irish War Cry, took the lead approaching the far turn then stayed on to win the $63,300 Dan Horn Stakes for New Jersey-breds on ...
By PATRICIA TRENCHAK FEENEYJune 18, 2018
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Holy Savior Academy Cheerleading Squad has kicked off a fundraiser to generate $5,500 for the purchase of much-needed equipment, such as new tumble mats, sound equipment, and more for the award-winning squad.
“The group of twelve girls range from 1st through 4th grades,” said parent Marybeth Parache, who is heading up efforts to raise funds. ...
June 17, 2018
Santa Claus is Coming to Town!
South Plainfield’s sixth annual Christmas in July celebration will be held on Saturday, July 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Rain date is July 29.)
Santa will officially open the event at 10 a.m. joined by the mayor and members of the council. As of presstime, more than 50 vendors have signed up.
The very popular race car track returns this year, with free ...
By MARC RUSSINOFFJune 17, 2018
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The New Britain Bees (21-25) defeated the Somerset Patriots (26-19) 7-5 before a season-high 7,606 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday evening.
The Patriots took an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning on a double by Danny Dorn.
The Bees took the lead with three runs in the top of the third inning on an RBI single by Reid Brignac and a two-run double by Jason ...