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 - $5.00 per ticket.  Drawing will be held at 6:00 pm on Monday, March 20, 2017 (The first day of Spring)...Winner need not be present to win! MUST be 18 or older to enter.

Contact Information
  1. Linda Hansen
  2. 908-754-7885
Mon, February 20
12:00 pm — 12:00 pm
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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 - ...

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Investors Bank June 2017 Retail Sector Commentary

“Retailing is a disaster.”  That is a common refrain these days.  But that is not correct.  Although brick and mortar retailers are having a rough go of it, total retail demand is rising at a decent pace.  What is happening is that the retailer of choice is becoming – more and more – the Internet.  But that change, although destructive for many, is ...

Obituaries

Richard J. Kennedy, age 95, of the Forked River section in Lacey Township, passed away peacefully ...
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Letters to the Editor

Being Able to Help Others is the Best Part of Holding Public Office

July 17, 2017

Many times friends ask me what I like most about serving in the State Senate. The answer is always the same… “being able to help people out when they don’t know where to turn.” A commonplace event in my legislative office is a concerned constituent seeking help with anything from dealing with a state agency to expediting needed services for a parent or child. Nothing is ...

Colleen Broderick Graduates from Buffalo State

July 16, 2017

BUFFALO, NY (07/12/2017)-- Colleen Broderick of South Plainfield, NJ graduated from Buffalo State with a B.A. in arts and letters in spring 2017.

Buffalo State is a State University of New York (SUNY) college located in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo State offers bachelor's and master's degrees in the arts, education, natural sciences, social sciences, and professional ...

Community Happenings

Suburban Woman's Club Welcomes You

July 26, 2017

The Suburban Woman's Club of South Plainfield is welcoming new members. Enjoy creative fund raisers,  interesting activities while participating on standing committees, informative monthly programs and  the camaraderie of  women whose efforts enhance the community.  We meet 2pm the first Thursday of each month, September through June, at the American Legion Hall, 243 Oak ...

Spotlight on South Plainfield Senior Center Member Jean Mckimm

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Jean McKimm  has resided in the borough since 1957 and has been an active member of the South Plainfield Senior Center since 2007.

She has 3 daughters and is an active member at Sacred Heart Parish.    Jean takes exercise with “Greg” 3 times a week and Yoga with “Pat” 2 times per week.

Jean loves the day trips ...

Columns

Diegnan Bill To Expand NJ’s Paid Family Leave Gains Senate Approval, Sent To Governor

Measure Would Boost Insurance Benefits for Family/Medical Care 

TRENTON – Legislation authored by Senator Patrick Diegnan to expand New Jersey’s Paid Family Leave Law was approved by the Senate at the end of the June voting session. The bill, S-3085, would expand the successful program that allows employees to take time from work to care for newborn children or for sick ...

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt and Co., 2013)

 

As a student of history, I don't know why I thought that reading Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard would be any more satisfying than their previous two publications, Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy. Having now finished the rapid read, I would put the O'Reilly/Dugard books in ...

Bookmarks

When you need a break from outside on those hot summer days in July and August check out two new electronic resources, “Qello Concerts” and “One-Play Downloadable Video Games” to keep cool inside.  Qello Concerts is the only place to watch over 1700 of the most amazing live moments in music. It's the world's largest collection of full-length concerts and music ...

Press Releases

Diegnan Bill Expanding Student Athlete Head Injury Safety Program Signed into Law

July 26, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Legislation sponsored by Senator Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. that would require students participating in intramural sports programs to be included in the student-athlete head injury safety program has been signed into law by the Governor.

 

New Jersey has one of the strictest concussion laws in the country. Under current law, students who participate in ...