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AFC Urgent Care

www.AFCUrgentCareSouthPlainfield.com

Advanced Family Dentistry of South Plainfield

www.greatsmileforu.com

When you visit our South Plainfield dental office, your smile is our top priority.  Dr. Nazzaro and his entire team are dedicated to providing you with the personalized, qua...

Affordable & Dignified Cremation Services of NJ

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We are an honest, low-cost New Jersey cremation provider that doesn’t hide costs or omit fees in our advertised prices – a practice not everyone around us follows. We only charge for th...

All Seasons Sports Academy

www.allseasonsportsacademy.com

AristaCare at Cedar Oaks

www.aristacare.com

AristaCare at Cedar Oaks is South Plainfield's premier short-term rehab center specializing in orthopedic, cardiac, stroke recovery and alzheimer's memory care. Schedule a tour today to exp...

Creative Kids Academy

www.creativekidsacademy.org/home.html

Edison HVAC

www.edisonhvac.com

EyeKrafters Medical Optics

www.eyekraftersnj.com

Flanagan's Family Restaurant

www.flanagansrestaurant.com

Giving Nest Preschool & Kindergarten

www.givingnestpreschool.com

Impact Church

www.church4impact.com

JFK Hartwyck

www.jfkhartwyck.org

We are a network of nonprofit centers providing the highest quality interdisciplinary medical care and support. Our Central New Jersey network consists of JFK Hartwyck at Cedar Brook JFK Hart...

Jo-Ann's Dance Studio - The Performing Arts Centre

www.joannsdancestudionj.com

Johanna's Creation

www.johannas.com

K & S Travel

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KC's Korner Restaurant & Tavern

Best Kept Secret in Middlesex County, private dining room for party's, outside seating, daily specials. Full service restaurant and tavern, the place to be for watching all sporting events, par...

Kreations Specialties

www.kreationsspecialties.com

McCriskin - Gustafson Home for Funerals

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Saying a final goodbye is never easy. Let us help you honor your loved one and celebrate a life well-lived by sharing the memorable moments, experiences and relationships that defined that life wit...

Moretti Team at BHHSNJ Properties

www.morettiteam.com

Since 1957 The Moretti Team at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services has been most trusted name in Real Estate leading back three generations.    Guy Moretti, Team leader, has created a u...

Nerger's Auto Care

www.nergersautocare.com

New Image Landscaping and Lawn Service

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New Image Landscaping Company with over 30+ years of experience. We offer a full array of services, lawn maintence, retaining walls, fencing, patios, pavers and walkways. Full Landscaping Services,...

Park Avenue Dental

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Patti Construction

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Pilates Design Studio

www.pilatesdesignstudio.com

Piscataway Funeral Home

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We pride ourselves on the functionality and appearance of our facilities. We are constantly updating and improving our premises and equipment to keep our facility within the highest of professional...

Presto Printing

www.yourinvitationplace.com/prestoprinting

              For all your Printing needs Commercial and Residential ~ Some of our services include but not limited to the follow...

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The Athlete of the Week Samantha Pullen Girls’ Spring Track

The South Plainfield High School Girls’ track team is off to another great start in the 2018 season.  Their record currently stands at 3-0. This past week, the Lady Tigers defeated divisional rivals Metuchen and Middlesex by the scores of 80-56 and 75-56.  They then went on to dominate Bishop Ahr by a score of 112-24.  Much of the Lady Tigers success has been due to the ...

The Athlete of the Week Tatianna Sutor Girls’ Lacrosse

The South Plainfield High School Girls’ Lacrosse team is off to a fantastic start to their 2018 season with a record of 2-0. This past week, the Lady Tigers crushed division rival Bishop Ahr by the score of 14-2, and then went on to beat Boonton 6-3.  A huge part of the success for South Plainfield has been due in a large part to the contributions of senior goalie Tatianna ...

Holy Savior Academy Excels in the Arts - Annual Spring Musical, Art Show to Take Place in May

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The students and staff at Holy Savior Academy, a pre-K3 through eighth grade AdvancedED accredited Middlebrook Deanery Catholic School located in South Plainfield, have been busy gearing up for two widely anticipated spring events. In May, the drama club will present its 4th annual Spring Spectacular Musical and a school wide art show will also take ...

Obituaries

Victor Kochmann, 92, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 surrounded by his loving family in ...
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Letters to the Editor

Letter Welcoming Mike Zushma to Politics

April 19, 2018

Dear Editor, 

I'd like to welcome Mike Zushma to the world of politics and congratulate him on being selected as the town's Democratic Chairman.

 

I've served as Republican chair since 2009, and I've always enjoyed spending my time helping good people get elected to office.  In South Plainfield, it's never about party:  People work together and try ...

Natalie Stilo Signs with Drew University Golf Team

April 20, 2018

Natalie Stilo, Senior at Bishop George Ahr High School, has signed with Drew University's golf team. Currently, Natalie is on Bishop Ahr's golf team. Golf became her passion after her 10 year career in gymnastics ended. She has been working on her golf game and is excited to have the opportunity to play for Drew. She will attend Drew University in the Fall, majoring in Molecular Biology ...

Community Happenings

South Plainfield High School Hall Of Fame Is Seeking Nominees

April 19, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield High School Hall of Fame Committee is again holding their search for candidates for induction into the SPHS Hall of Fame.  The Hall of Fame was established at South Plainfield High School to recognize outstanding graduates as leaders in their fields who could serve as role models for current and future students.

Candidates will be evaluated on ...

Meet with Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez - 19th Legislative District

April 24, 2018

New Jersey State School Board's Legislative Advocate Christopher Jones (l to r), Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez 19th District, Lucille Bloom, Delegate New Jersey School Boards Association Board of Directors and member of the Sayreville Board of Education and Middlesex County School Board's President Debbie Boyle and member of the  South Plainfield Board of Education  met on April ...

Holy Savior Academy to Hold Open House on April 24

April 18, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy, an AdvancedED accredited Middlebrook Deanery Catholic School located in South Plainfield, will hold an open house the evening of Tuesday, April 24.At this time, prospective students and their families in pre-K3 through 8th grade will have the opportunity to tour the school, meet teachers and register. 

“Holy Savior ...

South Plainfield Middle School Students Perform with the CJMEA Honors Band

April 25, 2018

Monroe Township, NJ- On April 21, ten South Plainfield Middle School students had the opportunity to perform with the Central Jersey Music Educators Honors Band.  Many students were nominated to participate in the event and 10 were selected from South Plainfield.  The students who participated were: Emily Wong on Flute, Joseph Cassio on Oboe, Sara DeSimone and Denise Bui on Clarinet, ...

Part Time Position in Municipal Court

The South Plainfield Borough is seeking to hire a part time person with strong customer service skills to perform detailed Municipal Court clerical work.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Answering telephone and walk in inquiries, data entry, maintaining files and records for accuracy, processing payments, related duties as required.

Successful candidates should process ...

Columns

Diegnan, Pinkin and Karabinchak Hail Announcement of Grand Opening of New South Plainfield MVC Office

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- Acting on their commitment to the citizens of Middlesex County, Senator Patrick Diegnan, Assemblywoman Nancy Pinkin and Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak today announced that a new, modernized South Plainfield Agency is tentatively scheduled to open on Monday, May 14, 2018.

"I must complement the Motor Vehicle Commission for ending this potential crisis and express my ...

Retro Review: Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo

Retro Review: Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo (Citadel Press, 1970)

 

How does a reviewer do justice to a book called “the great American novel”? I first read Johnny Got His Gun during the Viet Nam war, when young people, nationwide, were protesting fighting in a war that was a senseless waste of life; a war in which the United States had no business participating.

Bookmarks

Your library is a hub of education and entertainment that is available to you not just when the library is open, but at all hours, thanks to our great online resources.  

If you want to brush up on your computer skills, or learn something new, try Learning Express.  You can access it through the library’s website. Once you’ve registered (you’ll need ...

Suburban Woman’s Club Fashion Show/Fund Raiser A Lot of Fun and A Great Success!

Heidi Klum would certainly approve of the Suburban Woman’s Club Annual Fashion Show and Fund Raiser held on Sunday, April 22nd.  One hundred fifty ladies enjoyed a lovely lunch and watched models of all shapes, sizes and ages walk the runway at the South Plainfield Senior Center. 

VP Jane Rundella, Co-Chair of this event, was the show’s narrator and provided the audience ...

Press Releases

Pack 224 bids Farewell to Arrow of Light Scouts

April 24, 2018

It is with great pride and pleasure that Riley School Cub Scout Pack 224 acknowledges the dedication of the Arrow of Light den members who are now officially Boy Scouts.  All three have chosen to join Boy Scout Troop 309.  Since they were in first grade, Kevin Casaliggi, Lorenzo Fuscoletti, and Colin Morris have dutifully and consistently completed the necessary requirements to reach ...