Community Announcements

August 12, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Did you know August 26 is National Dog Day? Want to show all of South Plainfield that yours is the cutest, best, funniest, or sweetest dog?  Send Tapinto South Plainfield a picture of your dog(s) with his/her name(s) and your name.  We’ll publish all the great photos on ...

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Combined 45th Class Reunion for Classes from 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1975 on October 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Pines Manor in Edison, NJ. Music will be performed by Black Rose. Cost is $80.00 per person Make checks payable to SPHS Reunion – Mail checks to SPHS 45th Reunion c/o Sue Romeri 2300 ...

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Want to play Middle School or High School Football? All necessary paperwork can be picked up at the high school main office between normal business hours. Varsity / Junior Varsity / Freshmen  -  start date is Monday, August 6th, at 8 AM. Middle School  -  Monday, August 20th, at 8 ...

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Combined 45th Class Reunion for Classes from 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1975 on October 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Pines Manor in Edison, NJ. Music will be performed by Black Rose. Cost is $80.00 per person Make checks payable to SPHS Reunion – Mail checks to SPHS 45th Reunion c/o Sue Romeri 2300 ...

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Crafting isn't just for kids anymore!  Come to the South Plainfield Library on Saturday July 28 at 2pm for a fun filled “crafternon” for adults with crafter Patricia Dahl.  Crafters will be decorating a wine bottle. We will supply all the materials, just come and enjoy! If you have a glue gun at ...

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On Thursday, July 12 at 7pm, the South Plainfield Public Library welcomes Rodney Jackson who will present a Financial Literacy Course.  This is an interactive workshop for those who are interested in: how to get out of debt faster, understanding life insurance options, how to save on auto & ...

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Thanks to the Veterans Committee of South Plainfiedl Elks Lodge #2298, a great bbq and sunshine was brought to the residents at Menlo Park Veterans Home.  The Veterans Committee does many things to enrich these Veterans lives.  Donations of clothing and gift cards , a monthly Bingo run by all ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- At a June 18 meeting, South Plainfield Mayor Matt Anesh and the Borough Council proclaimed June 17 through June 23 as ‘Amateur Radio Week’ and asked all residents to extend their appreciation and respect to the community’s  amateur radio operators. South Plainfield Amateur ...

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It's that time of year again for the SPJBC's 10th Annual Father's Day Classic Tournament.  Featuring a Round Robin format for 2018 that includes the following: ~Every team guaranteed at  least 4 games (weather permitting) ~Team Awards for 1st & 2nd Place Playoff Winners ~Maximum 5 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – COACHES Care will be hosting an event at the Southside Clam Bar this Tuesday June 12, to benefit the Jacob McCreesh Pediatric PT Gym at JFK Medical Center.  Jake's Place will provide physical therapy for children diagnosed with brain cancer as well cerebral palsy, spina ...

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Troop 65018 is building a bookshelf for a local preschool.  As part of completing our Bronze Award project, we are collecting new or gently used preschool books for ages 2-5.                       Some suggestions are:                     Dr. Seuss books       Rainbow Fish Pete the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 11AM to 5PM, the John E. Riley PTSO (JER PTSO) will be hosting its first ever Food Truck Festival!   Come out for a good time while supporting a good cause! Proceeds from this event will go to replacing the 2 broken playground structures ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Middlesex County’s Plays-in-the-Park is holding auditions for its exciting 2018 summer season. Open Call Auditions will be held on April 6, 7 and 8 at the Stephen J. Capestro Theater, located at 1 Pine Drive (inside Roosevelt Park) in Edison. For the OPEN CALL AUDITION, please ...

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The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203 and Sacred Heart Church, will again be sponsoring their world famous Lenten Fish Dinners on February 16th, February 23rd, March 2nd, March 9th, March 16th and March 23rd Dinners will be served in the Holy Savior Academy Cafeteria located at ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Senior Center is planning a two day adult recreational trip to Mount Airy Casino, the Sands in Bethlehem, and Mohegan Sun on March 7th and 8th. The package includes a deluxe motor coach leaving from the door of the Center at 90 Maple Avenue with overnight ...

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The South Plainfield Cultural Arts Commission is hosting our 10th annual talent showcase for the residents of South Plainfield. We will have auditions on February 3rd and 11th from 2-5PM at Wesley Methodist Church on Plainfield Avenue. The showcase will be March 4th at 4 PM at Wesley Methodist ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- Mayor Matthew Anesh and Council members approved the hire of three full-time Department of Public Works (DPW) employees and one part-time employee at the December 4th Borough Council Meeting.  Sean Cullen, Joseph Pellegrino and Kevin Crilley were added to the full-time DPW ...

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Are you in need of a Christmas card photo with your fur baby this year? Well, the Southside Dog Park has just the ticket for you! Join us for photos with Santa, and mingle with other dogs.  Bring your camera this Saturday, December 16th from 10 am to 11 am at the Southside Dog Park located on New ...

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The Plainfield's Chapter of UNICO once again hosted its annual Pig Roast fundraiser at the Italian Club in Scotch Plains. This year, the chapter honored its founding member, Renato Biribin, a resident of South Plainfield, who is planning to retire this year after six decades of service to the ...

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CHURCH OF THE SACRED HEART----PARISH CENSUS We want to be sure that you are counted and we need your help!   You should have received a parish census form in the mail.  If you are attending the Church of the Sacred Heart and wish to be counted as an active member  of this parish please ...

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South Plainfield Public Library recently hosted its second annual Cupcake Wars competition. The afternoon of November 7th found the library's Bergen Room filled with 44 tweens and teens who were divided into 12 teams. Each team was allotted play money to use to "purchase" decorating supplies.

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The South Plainfield Mayors’ Wellness Committee will host a second annual anti-drug and alcohol conference on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the South Plainfield Senior Center.   Speakers will include a judge from the Drug  Court,  South Plainfield police officer,  Carrier Clinic,  JFK  ...

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Although we have all been enjoying the unseasonably warm weather, we all know colder weather is coming.  The leaves are starting to drop quickly now.   Most of us have been bagging leaves for a couple of weeks now and will continue to do so for another few weeks.  We must not forget to remove ...

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Although we have all been enjoying the unseasonably warm weather, we all know colder weather is coming.  The leaves are starting to drop quickly now.   Most of us have been bagging leaves for a couple of weeks now and will continue to do so for another few weeks.  We must not forget to remove ...

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  Girl Scouts from troop 65305, completed their silver award addressing the issue of homelessness, in particular children that are homeless. Tori Euston, Gianna Glover, Sarah Housel, Caitlin McConville, and Nicole O’Sullivan felt that this is serious problem that is often overlooked, especially ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- Daylight Savings Time officially ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday morning.  Fortunately for most people, this adjustment will take place automatically on smartphones, computers and tablets that have become the real timekeepers instead of watches and clocks. Those with non-automated ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Since she was a child South Plainfield resident Angelina Amaya dreamed about becoming a professional soccer player. She began playing soccer in South Plainfield’s recreation soccer program at the age of five and has had a soccer ball on her foot ever since. Amaya at the ...

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Tickers are now on sale at the Pal, located on Maple Avenue for this year's Cappy Awards Dinner which will be held on November 11, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Senior Center.  For more information, please contact Kevin Hughes, Director of Recreation at 908-226-7713.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Middlesex County Office of Arts and History invites you to experience this year’s Halloween programs, filled with slightly spooky stories, magic lantern scenes and frightfully good fun. These free programs will take place at East Jersey Old Town Village at 1050 River Road in ...

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The South Plainfield Elks will host a breakfast to benefit the SPHS Field Hockey Team on Sunday, October 22, from 8 am until noon.  The menu features eggs made to order, home fries, bacon, sausage, french toast, pancakes, toast, juice and coffee.  Prices are $7/Adults; $6/Seniors; $4/children ages ...

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