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May 16, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Minor League Baseball has announced that Somerset Patriots RHP Randy Vasquez has been named their Double-A Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for May 9-15. Vasquez, the New York Yankees No. 16 prospect, pitched 5.2 scoreless and hitless innings on Friday, May 13 versus the ...

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BASEBALL South Plainfield baseball went 1-2 on the week to move to 10-11 on the season. After falling in seven-straight games, the Tigers finally defeated East Brunswick on Thursday, 3-1. Tyler Balent pitched six innings and allowed just the one unearned run on two hits and two walks with ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Childhood is usually a time filled with days playing games on the school playground, riding bikes on hot summer days, fun-filled trips with family and discovering talents and interests through an endless stream of sports and recreational activities. However, for Cheyanne Eppley, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Put rainwater to use in your landscape with the help of rain barrels. This centuries old technique allows you to capture rainfall to use for watering ornamental gardens and containers.  Always start with a call to your local municipality. Some have restrictions on water ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – May is Older Americans Month and, locally, South Plainfield Mayor Matt Anesh is calling upon residents to 'honor and celebrate the outstanding contributions of the community's older residents.' According to Anesh, the borough is home to more than 4,400 older adults who ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Registration for the South Plainfield Department of Recreation's summer 2022 programs and clinics will begin on Thursday, May 12 through Community Pass and, according to Recreation Director Elizabeth Yarus, this year's line-up will feature some longtime favorites as well as ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – At a May 4 meeting, the South Plainfield Board of Education (SPBOE adopted, by a 9-0 vote, a $73.3 million spending plan that results in a 2-percent tax levy increase for the upcoming school year. "As always, the South Plainfield School District has worked to create a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, will host Armed Forces Weekend in conjunction with Minor League Baseball on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22. The Patriots take on the Reading Fightin Phils (Philadelphia Phillies) in each game. For Saturday’s ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A blood and platelet drive in memory of Kathryn Dean will take place next month in South Plainfield. Organized by resident Joe Sorrentino, the blood drive will be take place at John F. Kennedy Elementary School on Thursday, June 16.  'Kat,' as she was affectionately known ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –  The Grant School Drama Club will present Disney's Frozen JR. in front of three sold-out crowds this week. The hour-long musical, which will be presented at the school Wednesday, May 11 through Friday, May 13, will bring Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to ...

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