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May 12, 2022

Sujan Puar resident of South Plainfield participated in the 2022 National Senior Games held in Fort Lauderdale Florida, May 10-May 12, 2022.  Sujan participated in the 80-84 age group. He was awarded the following: Silver Medal in 1500 Meter Race Walk Silver Medal in 1500 Meter Power ...

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HACKETTSTOWN, N.J.—Centenary University recognized 20 students, as well as an advisor and the University’s Health Services office, at the annual Student Leadership Awards Ceremony on April 23. The ceremony celebrated outstanding contributions to the University and surrounding communities. Kayla ...

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METUCHEN – South Plainfield Elks Lodge #2298 held an installation ceremony for officers of the 2022-2023 lodge year. The Elks South Plainfield Lodge is being renovated due to extensive flood damage it suffered from Hurricane Ida in September 2021, but will reopen soon. The installation ceremony was ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council 6203, along with Sacred Heart Church and Our Lady of Czestochowa Church will be sponsoring their famous Lenten Fish Dinners.   The Fish dinners will be run during Lent on the following dates -  March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — March has arrived and thoughts have turned to spring.  One tried-and-true sign that the season of renewal and rebirth is around the corner is the start of Daylight Saving Time, which begins Sunday, March 13 at 2 a.m.  Although some may miss the one-hour loss of sleep, most ...

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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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CLARK, NJ – A Clark family recently opened their home to two Olympic hopefuls from Kenya. On Jan. 20, Haggai Odhiambo Zuma and Laventer Oguta, members of Kenya's first-ever curling team, boarded a plane and traveled more than 7,000 miles for a month-long stay focused around training at the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A Plainfield family is still searching for Kelly, a cute tan and white Morkie weighing approximately 6-lbs and wearing a black collar, who got out of her home on the 1300 block of Park Ave. near the South End Parkway. She has not been seen since around 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb.

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – During a Jan. 3 reorganization meeting, the Borough of South Plainfield once again unanimously approved, through a  resolution (22-24), the designation of TAPinto as its 'official electronic news source.' 2022 marks the sixth consecutive year the online daily newspaper has ...

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Happy Holidays to our South Plainfield Wrestling Fans! We hope this article finds you and your family well. We are reaching out to inform you after a long year of no spectators allowed at the SPHS wrestling matches, we will resume with a normal wrestling season! On January 22, 2022, The SPHS ...

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Kenneth Avenue will be milled and paved on December 2 and 3.  The Yard Waste Site will be open 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday but there will be no access to the Complex on Friday.  It will be open as usual on Saturday 8 - 3 at Recycling and 8 - 4 at Yard Waste.

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METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School is hosting a Christmas Tree Sale and a toy drive on campus in the coming weeks.  Starting Monday, November 29 through Saturday, December 4 the community is invited to drop off a new unwrapped gift for children ages newborn to 16 as part of the Toys for Tots ...

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The Knights of Columbus Council 6203 recently purchased and installed a new aluminum handicap ramp for a local resident on Fairmount Ave.   A small wooden deck was added as well.  Grand Knight Tom Berry wishes to thank project manager Bill Butrico as well as Rob Barone, Nolan Berry,  Tom ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -- With the COVID pandemic numbers lower than they were in 2020 and the arrival of the vaccines, more than eight in ten Americans are confident they can celebrate safely this year, according to a recent WalletHub study. The excitement has led to a projected $10.1 billion in ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – At a council meeting Oct. 4, Mayor Matt Anesh proclaimed October 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the borough and encouraged the community to ‘be part of the solution to end such violence.’   "With leadership, dedication, and encouragement, there is compelling ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Sujan Puar resident of South Plainfield participated in the NJ 2021 Senior Olympics held on September 10,11 &12 in the 75-79 age group.  He was awarded the following: Gold Medal in 1500 Meter Run Gold Medal in 800 Meter Run Silver Medal in 1500 Meter Race ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The mobile Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) will be in East Brunswick on 9/8 and 9/10. The "Agency-on-Wheels" can assist with the following items; Driver's Licenses, Non-Driver Identification Cards, Registrations, REAL ID (only if ID is expiring within the next 6 months), ...

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NEW JERSEY, NJ — The hurricane is just beginning. Brace for flash flooding, power outages and torrential downpours. The tropical storm was upgraded to a hurricane Saturday morning. Hurricane Henry is expected to touch Long Island and Connecticut, with New Jersey catching its extended wrath.  If ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Members of the South Plainfield Elks join members of the South Plainfield Amateur Radio Club (SPARC) at the National Night Out on August 3.  The Elks donated a canopy that night to SPARC for their operations that include communications and other services during emergencies ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – Buddy Ball was once again in full swing this summer for the first time in over a year. On July 19, the Buddy Ball team versed South Plainfield Police Officers of the Police Benevolent Association (PBA) on the turf field behind the P.A.L. Building. In what has become a tradition ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – The South Plainfield Senior Center held their Grand Re-Opening Celebration on July 7. Over 130 members turned out for the party that featured a DJ, dancing, food, prizes, and even an ice cream truck. The center is now open for members to come in 8a.m. to 4p.m. Monday through ...

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© TAPinto South Plainfield, 2021. This article may be shared online, but may not be reproduced or altered in print or any other media without written permission of TAPinto South Plainfield. WILDWOOD – South Plainfield Elks Lodge #2298 took part in the 107th Summer Reunion of the New Jersey State ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – South Plainfield Senior Center homebound members received a special surprise thanks to the Middle School National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) on June 2. Middle School Library Media Specialist and NJHS Advisor Mrs. Christine Brandenburg and the 19 members of NJHS worked to ensure ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD – The South Plainfield Senior Center is open today for in-person classes for the first time since March 2020. Center members who have pre-registered for classes will once again be able to meet inside the building. On July 7, the grand re-opening will take place with a celebration ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – We asked for some photos of fun in the sun at the community pool, and you delivered. It is nearly impossible to discern which is cuter than the next. The Wading Pool seems to be where all the actions is at. After looking at the photos we think there may need to be some style ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD –On the morning of June 13, under an arch of balloons with the sun glistening off the newly renovated pool and the rumble of water tumbling down slides, the South Plainfield Community Pool was deemed officially complete. A ribbon cutting was held to commemorate the completion of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Summer fun is heating up and so is the fun here at TAPinto. Send us your favorite photo of Summer Fun at the South Plainfield Community Pool. We will publish the photos and names of 5 lucky contest winners. Remember this is summer fun. The bigger the smile the larger the ...

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There will be  a cornhole tournament/fundraiser this Saturday from 1130am-7pm at the ponytail fields.  Register to play or just come for the day for some fun and good food!   We will have: 'all you can drink beer' cups for $20  tricky tray ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield community has stepped up once again! One of the many special things about the people in SP is that they are super generous when it comes to helping others. Emma Morin, a senior at SPHS, asked the community for help on April 15th by sharing information ...

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