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March 28, 2022

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Registration is currently under way for the South Plainfield School District's 2022 Summer Music Program. Open to all South Plainfield students entering third through 11th grade (come September), this year's program will be held in person Monday through Friday from July 11 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Public Celebrations Committee this week announced that they are seeking nominations for Honorary Grand Marshal for this year’s Labor Day Parade. On Monday, September 5 the 63rd annual parade will step off through our community, led by an individual ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Middlesex County’s Plays-in-the-Park is returning to the stage this summer, with performances of SOMETHING ROTTEN!, The SpongeBob Musical, and A Chorus Line at the Stephen J. Capestro Theatre in Edison, part of Plays-in-the-Park’s 60th season. “Plays in the Park is one of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The South Plainfield Drama Players are proud to present their Spring Musical, "Mamma Mia!". After months of rehearsals, the cast, crew, and pit musicians are looking forward to performing before a live audience at South Plainfield High School next month. Opening night is Friday, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – March is Music in Our Schools Month, so it only seemed fitting that South Plainfield Schools kicked off the celebration with its 53rd Annual District Music Festival.  The March 3 event, held in the auditorium of South Plainfield High School, featured instrumental and vocal ...

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Photo contest runs from now through May 17, 2022  MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Middlesex County’s photography contest, Picture Middlesex County, is back by popular demand this Spring. The contest runs from March 8 – May 17, 2022, and is open to all New Jersey residents. “Once again the Picture ...

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(Editor's Note: This article is the first in a series being published by TAPinto to provide Middlesex County residents with information on and about the services provided by the Arts Institute of Middlesex County.) MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – The Arts Institute of Middlesex County, formed in early ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ ­– R-egg-istration opens at 10 a.m. Monday, March 7 for South Plainfield Department of Recreation's 2022 Bunny Hop.  This year's Bunny Hop, which is scheduled for Saturday, April 2 at Putnam Park, will provide children 10 and under the opportunity to head out on the bunny ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  – Two signed, numbered, and framed prints donated by local artist Tom Seiz are on display at the South Plainfield Public Library.  In late 2021, the South Plainfield native donated two prints of his original acrylic paintings – one of the helicopter located at Monument Park ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Department of Recreation will be offering a new lacrosse program this spring. Open to girls in grades two through eight, the program will take place on the PAL turf field from March 30 through May 15.  "The goal of the South Plainfield Recreation ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –Eight South Plainfield students have been selected to perform next month with the Central Jersey Music Educators Association's (CJMEA) 2022 Region II Intermediate Band, Chorus, and Orchestra ensembles.  On Feb. 5, more than 500 students hailing from Hunterdon, Mercer, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – February is Black History Month and, throughout the borough, programs and activities will take place in recognition of the achievements by African Americans and their central role in U.S. history. At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, the South Plainfield Public Library (SPPL), ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Three longtime friends have joined together to launch a company centered around their love for collectible trading cards. Derek Smith, along with fellow South Plainfield High School Class of 2004 members Jason Cosma and Tom Holokwa, formed Emu Cards in March 2021 and are ...

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Residents can enjoy a range of free exhibitions and events promoted by the Middlesex County Arts Institute  MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting, promoting, and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Registration for various youth programs offered by the South Plainfield Department of Recreation is currently under way. The programs, which include multi-sports, buddy ball, and more are designed to peak the interests of borough children and teens.  "We are always looking ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -  The South Plainfield Cultural Arts Commission will be hosting a Valentine’s Day wreath workshop by Debbie Adamkowski on February 10th.  The workshop will be at the PAL building located at 1250 Maple Avenue in South Plainfield from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  Registration is ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Lunar New Year is Feb. 1 and, to celebrate the Year of the Tiger, the South Plainfield Public Library will host a drop in event from noon to 5:30 p.m.  During the library's 2022 Lunar New Year celebration, patrons will have the opportunity to learn more about the holiday, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Members of South Plainfield Girl Scout Troop 65475 recently had the opportunity to tour the borough's police station while working toward one of their Daisy petals.  On Jan. 21, the group of nine kindergartners, led by Jessica Chin and Andrea Blath, received a tour of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – As the weather grows colder and frost coats the ground, the South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Music Department performed their annual Winter Concert on Dec. 14 live. After two years of isolated practice and virtual performances, students were in person on the SPHS stage once ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – In light of rising COVID cases throughout the state and here in the borough, the South Plainfield Public Library this week announced that in-person children's programming will be evaluated on a week-by-week basis. Doing so, said Director Linda Hansen, will enable the library ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- Happy New Year to everyone in South Plainfield.  TAPinto South Plainfield is grateful for the support of everyone in town who has helped to build South Plainfield's only daily free newspaper. We especially thank our advertisers, as it is their support that enables us to ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –  The newly-formed Arts Institute of Middlesex County is partnering with senior centers across the county to ensure that all residents have access to cultural programming and, in an effort to reach those who cannot travel, free programs are being offered at the county's more ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Roosevelt Elementary School PTO is gearing up for its 2nd annual Holiday House Hunt. Scheduled for Friday, Dec. 17, the event is open to the South Plainfield community.  "We had such a great turnout last year with this event we decided to bring it back again. This is a ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The holidays are upon us and throughout the borough homes are decorated in the spirit of the season. To acknowledge those who work so hard on their outdoor displays, the South Plainfield Cultural Arts Commission (SPCAC) is once again hosting its annual Holiday House ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Santa Claus and friends recently made a stop in South Plainfield to help the borough officially kick off the holiday season. Organized by the. South Plainfield Public Celebrations Committee (SPPCC) with support from the South Plainfield Volunteer Fire Department (SPVFD), ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – South Plainfield native, singer/songwriter Cory Singer has nearly 400,000 followers and over 11 million “likes” on TikTok with numerous hit songs and starring roles in New York Theater musicals. Singer is using his popularity to advocate for the autistic. Diagnosed with autism at ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The borough is planning on 'Making Spirits Bright' this Sunday as it officially kicks off the 2021 holiday season with a mini parade and tree lighting ceremony.  Organized by the South Plainfield Public Celebrations Committee (SPPCC) with support from the South Plainfield ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – On Nov. 12 and 13, the South Plainfield High School Theater was once again alive after over 20 months of performing virtually. Before an audience of parents, friends, and supporters, who clapped wildly and cheered the students on, the drama department performed “All Together ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – One of the city’s most beloved holiday traditions is returning in December. New Brunswick’s City Center horse-drawn carriage rides will commence on Dec. 3 – the same night as the city’s annual tree lighting event. Tickets are now available for this safe, fun ride through ...

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