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Yoga with Kara Unal

Wed, February 22, 5:30 PM

ALL SEASON SPORTS ACADEMY, South Plainfield

Yoga with Kara Unal

Health & Wellness Sports

Add to My Calendar 02/22/2017 5:30pm 02/22/2017 6:30pm America/New_York Yoga with Kara Unal

$20 per session. Buy 5 and get 1 FREE!

2700 Hamilton Blvd South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Thu, February 23, 7:00 PM

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Special Needs Support Group at South Plainfield ...

Add to My Calendar 02/23/2017 7:00pm 02/23/2017 8:30pm America/New_York Special Needs Support Group at South Plainfield Library

The library will be hosting a Special Needs Support Group for Parents and/or Caregivers of individuals with special needs. This will be a very informal meeting for parents/caregivers to talk about their experiences and share ideas and resources. It will also be a chance to give the library some feedback on things that we can do for families who have special needs children!

2484 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sat, February 25, 1:00 PM

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Movies being shown at the South Plainfield ...

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2017 1:00pm 02/25/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Movies being shown at the South Plainfield Library in Celebration of Black History Month

In celebration of black history month, on Saturday, February 18th at 12:30pm and Saturday February 25th at 1pm the South Plainfield Public Library will be showing 2 movies that deal with the civil rights movement, Freedom Summer and The Witness: From the Balcony of Room 306. Freedom Summer will be shown on February 18th. The film narrates the events of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Summer, when ...

2484 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sat, February 25, 2:30 PM

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Teen Movie at Library - Miss Peregrine's Home for ...

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2017 2:30pm 02/25/2017 4:30pm America/New_York Teen Movie at Library - Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

On Friday February 17th (3:30 - 5:30 PM) and again on Saturday February 25th (2:30 - 4:30 PM) we will be screening a teen movie "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" (rated PG-13)

Rated PG-13
Runtime: 127 minutes
**Those under 13 are also invited with parent permission**

2484 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sun, February 26, 8:00 AM

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All you can eat breakfast - SPMS Student Council ...

Add to My Calendar 02/26/2017 8:00am 02/26/2017 12:00pm America/New_York All you can eat breakfast - SPMS Student Council Fundraiser

The South Plainfield Elks Lodge #2298 will host a breakfast to benefit the SPMS Student Council on Sunday, February 26,from 8am - Noon . The all-you-can-eat (for dine-in only, take-out available at posted prices) menu will feature eggs made to order, pancakes, french toast, bacon, sausage, home fries, toast,juice and coffee. Prices are $7.00 for adults, $6.00 for seniors, $4.00 for ...

1254 New Market Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sun, February 26, 2:00 PM

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Auditions for 9th Annual Talent Showcase

Add to My Calendar 02/26/2017 2:00pm 02/26/2017 5:00pm America/New_York Auditions for 9th Annual Talent Showcase

The South Plainfield Cultural Arts Commission is sponsoring the 9th Annual Talent Showcase and will be holding auditions on Saturday, February 18th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, February 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Talent Show will be on Saturday, March 11th at 2;00 p.m.. The auditions and the talent show will be at the Wesley United Methodist Church located at 1500 ...

Wesley United Methodist - 1500 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Sun, February 26, 3:30 PM

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Special Needs Sensory Storytime at the Library

Add to My Calendar 02/26/2017 3:30pm 02/26/2017 4:30pm America/New_York Special Needs Sensory Storytime at the Library

This program is designed to be an inclusive event for preschool-young adult aged individuals with special needs.Sensory story time will be presented in a way to make participants more comfortable than they might be at a standard story time.

South Plainfield Free Public Library South Plainfield, NJ 07080
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Mon, February 27, 12:00 PM

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Friends of the Library - Grandmother's Flower ...

Add to My Calendar 02/27/2017 12:00pm 02/28/2017 12:00pm America/New_York Friends of the Library - Grandmother's Flower Garden Raffle

The Friends of the South Plainfield Library are raffling "Grandmother's Flower Garden" Enter for a chance to win a beautiful 46" x 46" craft quilt. This piece was hand appliqued and then professionally machine quilted. A perfect way to bring a little Spring into your home. You have to be in it to win it! Tickets are available at the South Plainfield Public Library - ...

2484 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ 07080

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The Athlete of the Week Jacob Painton Wrestling

The South Plainfield Wrestling Team finished their dual meet season with an impressive 30-1 record.  This past week saw the Tigers defeated Hamilton East-Steinert (70-6), Wall (50-23), and Hopewell Valley (41-12) to win the Central Jersey Group III Sectional Championship.  This advanced South Plainfield to the Group III State Championships.  The wrestling team defeated Sparta ...

Obituaries

Fords – Raymond Vincent Wentzheimer, 65, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 20 Born in ...
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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  - Carol R. Osterberg passed away at her home surrounded by her family on ...
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South Plainfield, NJ – Brian Evans, 53, passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017 at JFK ...
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Letters to the Editor

University of Sciences Students Named To Fall 2016 Dean's List

February 13, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA (02/13/2017)-- The following local residents have been named to the fall 2016 Dean's List at University of the Sciences. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all assigned courses with no grade below a "C" and attaining an academic average of at least 3.4 for courses taken in the fall of 2016.

Taylor Parajon of South Plainfield, NJ (07080), ...

Community Happenings

Sensory Storytime Being Offered at the South Plainfield Library

February 19, 2017

This program is designed to be an inclusive event for preschool-young adult aged individuals with special needs.Sensory story time will be presented in a way to make participants more comfortable than they might be at a standard story time.

News from the SPHS Music Department

February 15, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield High School Music Department would like to congratulate several students who auditioned for the NJMEA All State Band Program this past January. Students Elizabeth Lee- (Senior, Piccolo- All State Orchestra), Robert Lenau- (Sophomore, Percussion- All State Wind Ensemble 1 & Orchestra) and Joshua Persad- (Junior, Percussion- All State Wind Ensemble 2) ...

Sacred Heart Lenten Fish Dinners

February 22, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203 and Sacred Heart Church, will again be sponsoring  Lenten Fish Dinners on March 3, March 10 March 17, March 24, March 31 & April 7

Dinners will be served in the Holy Savior Academy Cafeteria located at 149 South Plainfield Ave, South Plainfield, from 5PM to 7PM each Friday during Lent. 

The menu will ...

Borough Looking for Full Time Clerk/Cashier

Department of Tax Collection – The Borough of South Plainfield is looking for an experienced fulltime Cashier/Clerical Staff to handle tax and sewer billings for the Borough of South Plainfield. The ideal candidate should have strong customer service and clerical/organizational skills. Task will include handling cash and processing tax and sewer bills. Running of various closing reports, ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, February 22, 5:30 PM

ALL SEASON SPORTS ACADEMY, South Plainfield

Yoga with Kara Unal

Health & Wellness Sports

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Thu, February 23, 7:00 PM

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Special Needs Support Group at South Plainfield ...

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Sat, February 25, 1:00 PM

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Movies being shown at the South Plainfield ...

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Sat, February 25, 2:30 PM

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Teen Movie at Library - Miss Peregrine's Home for ...

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Sun, February 26, 8:00 AM

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All you can eat breakfast - SPMS Student Council ...

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Sun, February 26, 2:00 PM

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Auditions for 9th Annual Talent Showcase

Columns

The Ripper's Time by Mark R. Vogel

The Ripper's Time by Mark R. Vogel (CreateSpace Independent Publishing, 2016)

 

What if we could turn the clock back to 1888, knowing what we know about profiling the characters of serial killers, DNA evidence, analysis of fibers left behind at a crime scene, and lifting fingerprints from surfaces that once were deemed impossible to obtain? Would we be able to identify capture, and ...

Bookmarks

Monday Night Movies are back!  Come join us on February 27 at 6:30 PM as we show our next selection. Starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga, Monday night’s movie is based on the real-life story of interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving as they fight for their right to be married during the 1950s and 1960s.  This historical drama will also be shown on Wednesday, March 1 at ...

Suburban Women and the Ladies of Liberty Hall

The regular monthly meeting of the Suburban Woman's Club of South Plainfield was held February 2nd at the American Legion Hall, Oak Tree Road.  Thank you to hostesses Diane Gallo and Orvie Hoffman. All officers reports were delivered followed by updates from Committee Chairs on their various ongoing projects. Discussions included the third annual South Plainfield Spelling Bee which is ...

Press Releases

South Plainfield Middle School Students Accepted into Region Ensembles

February 22, 2017

Plainsboro, NJ-Several South Plainfield Middle School students participated in the Central Jersey Music Educators’ Association Region II Intermediate Band, Orchestra and Chorus Auditions on February 4, 2017 at Community Middle School in Plainsboro, New Jersey.  There were approximately 850 band and orchestra students and 250 chorus students from Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, ...