Community Announcements

May 9, 2021

South Plainfield Elks #2298 will be hosting their annual Mother's Day Breakfast "TO GO" this year due to the pandemic. The Drive-Up event is hosted by the Past Exalted Rulers and will be held on Mother's Day - Sunday, May 9th, 2021. Drive-up Hours will be 8:00am - 12 Noon.  The cost of the ...

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South Plainfield HS PTO-O Clothing Drive May 1 The SPHS PTO-O is hosting a clothing drive on Saturday, May 1 from 10am to 3pm. Have you finished your spring-cleaning? This is a convenient way to get rid of your unwanted clothes and household items. A truck will be located in the back parking lot ...

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Save the date! May 22nd—10AM to 4PM (rain date May 23rd) The 2nd Annual Classic/Custom Car Show, a Community Outreach Event to support SOUTH PLAINFIELD’S HISTORIC DOWNTOWN DISTRICT (South Plainfield Avenue & Old Hamilton Blvd. from Front St. to Church St.) All makes and models welcome ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The winner of March's Photography contest was Reginald Dizon.  His winning entry is feature in the photo carousal. The theme for March was "Night Photography."  April's photo contest theme is "The Beauty of our Land, Seas, and Skies". Each month there is a different theme ...

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South Plainfield Parents Ponytail is hosting a Cornhole Tournament Fundraiser on June 5 (rain date June 6).  Pros, beginners and families are welcome. We will have great food, beer, 50/50 raffles, basket raffles, vendors, and more.  To play, register online at https://tinyurl.com/spcornhole. 

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South Plainfield Elks #2298 will be hosting their annual Mother's Day Breakfast "TO GO" this year due to the pandemic. The Drive-Up event is hosted by the Past Exalted Rulers and will be held on Mother's Day - Sunday, May 9th, 2021. Drive-up Hours will be 8:00am - 12 Noon.  The cost of the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Come out for the Borough-wide litter cleanup on Saturday morning, April 17.  Volunteers can collect equipment at the municipal building at 2480 Plainfield Avenue from 9 to 10 a.m.  We will be clearing litter and trash from roadsides, parks, streams, and vacant lots during the ...

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REVIVE THE ROAR has been canceled again due to the impending weather predictions.  A new date will be announced after Spring Break.       TAPinto South Plainfield is South Plainfield’s only free daily paper. Sign up to get all the news as it happens at www.TAPinto.net/enews  and follow ...

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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 ...

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REVIVE THE ROAR! The South Plainfield School District is planning a town wide event, REVIVE THE ROAR, to unite our wonderful community! Just as last year’s United We Roar was a show of our strength in the face of quarantine, this year’s REVIVE THE ROAR will be a celebration of our community’s ...

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NEW JERSEY - Daylight Saving Time lovers rejoice. It is time to once again spring those clocks ahead one hour. Of course, the added daylight comes at a price; that lost hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time officially begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 14 and lasts until Sunday, November 7. The ...

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EDISON, NJ – Residents from Edison and Metuchen are standing united in an effort to save what locals fondly refer to as the 'Lucille Ball' pond and, on Feb. 21, neighbors from both communities held a rally at the site to raise awareness about a proposed redevelopment project.  Located in Edison ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – In efforts to continue to keep residents engaged and in good health during COVID restrictions, many South Plainfield community organizations have gone virtual. At the Council meeting on Feb. 15, several virtual events and activities were announced. The Mayor’s Wellness Committee ...

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South Plainfield Elks 2298, located on New Market Avenue in South Plainfield will be hosting a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner on Saturday March13, 2021 from 4 to 8PM Tickets $15.00 Take out ONLY Tickets available until Saturday, March 6th Veterans are still free but need to pick up ...

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Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021 Time: 9:00 a.m. thru 12:00 Noon Location: South Plainfield Borough DPW Garage at the Corner of Spicer & Belmont Avenues Fees: 2021 pet licenses will be available payable by cash or check. The fee is $15.00 for spayed/neutered pets or $20.00 for ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The recent blizzard blanketed New Jersey with over two feet of snow in some parts of the state.  As snow amounts start to inch up, so does the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.  Carbon Monoxide, known as the "silent killer," is an odorless, tasteless and colorless gas. It ...

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The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203 and Sacred Heart Church located at 149 South Plainfield Ave, will again be sponsoring their world-famous Lenten Fish Dinners on Feb 19 th, Feb 26 th, March 5 th, March 12 th, March 19 th and March 26 th   Due to the COVID pandemic the ...

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The South Plainfield Democratic Organization is encouraging residents to consider running for borough council. Two council seats will be on the ballot this November. The Democratic committee will be screening potential candidates during the upcoming weeks. The two successful candidates will then be ...

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The Borough of South Plainfield is seeking to hire a full-time professional to work as a Clerk Typist, providing general clerical assistance in the daily operation of the Zoning & Property Maintenance Dept. Applicant must be detailed oriented & comfortable working with the public and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Spirit Night at the South Plainfield Chick-Fil-A will take place on Monday, January 25, 2021 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm. This fundraiser will benefit South Plainfield Middle School National Junior Honor Society . To participate in this fundraiser you MUST provide the attached flyer ...

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Quick and easy just click the link for online registration   https://register.communitypass.net/reg/cat_program_class_detail.cfm?season_id=21346&program_id=1149429      

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SP Travel Softball is looking for the business community's support for the 2021 season. All of our major fundraisers were suspended in 2020 due to Covid.  We would appreciate any support with a website or sign sponsorship. Please click the link for the sponsorship ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –TAPinto South Plainfield, the borough's only online daily newspaper, has surpassed 1,000,000 page views in 2020, garnering it a part of the exclusive 'One Million Page Views Club.' Additionally, TAPinto South Plainfield is also an 'official' online news source for both the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Department of Recreation has joined with Built by Me Stem Learning to present two different six-week virtual programs for borough youth.  "I am excited for the Recreation Department to offer STEM programming this year," said Director Elizabeth Yarus.

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Last week, Gov. Phil Murphy gave the green light for indoor sports to resume in the Garden State, effective Jan. 2, and, on a local level, the South Plainfield Department of Recreation is gearing up for a winter season that includes the return of both youth basketball and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Phase 3 of the Hometown Heroes Banner Program has closed due to an overwhelming response. "We have reached capacity for this phase. Unfortunately, we are no longer accepting applications for phase 3 of our program,: stated Joe Sacco. "We appreciate the overwhelming interest ...

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Join in the Holiday Spirit….. The South Plainfield Athletic Department and The South Plainfield High School Athletic Booster Club are sponsoring the annual Toy Drive.   The student athletes are having a special toy drive drop off at the high school on December 2nd and December 3rd from 1:30 ...

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