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Look Up South Plainfield: Total Eclipse of Supermoon Visible Tonight

January 20, 2019

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Sunday night, January 20 at approximately 11:41 p.m. a total eclipse of the moon will be visible, weather permitting.  Because the moon will nearly be in perigee, or the closest to the earth in it’s orbit, it will be a “supermoon.”

According to, in perigee the moon appears nearly eight percent wider than the average full ...

Triple Trouble for Northern New Jersey: Two Storms and Sub-Zero Temperatures Expected

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A triple threat of winter weather will impact the New Jersey over the next several days, providing the year’s first snowfall and potentially the coldest temperatures of the season. The line-up begins with a fast moving winter storm tonight. This system, the remnants of a low moving east out of the southern plains, is expected to drop 1 to 3 inches of snow over ...

Houseplants 101

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Lift your spirits and improve your indoor environment by taking part in the indoor gardening movement. An apartment or home filled with tropical, succulent and flowering plants can provide beauty, extend your garden season, improve air quality and create a peaceful environment to de-stress.

Though some may find indoor gardening a bit intimidating, don’t let past ...

South Plainfield, Enjoy A First Day Hike to Welcome 2019

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - New Year's Eve gets all of the attention, the parties, the champagne, the ball drop in Times Square.  But South Plainfield, do you know about First Day Hikes that take place each New Year's Day? 

Every Jan. 1st, America's State Parks offer free and guided hiking events in every state across the U.S. It's a perfect way to introduce individuals ...

South Plainfield Recycling Program Christmas and New Year's Day Holiday Schedule

Christmas and New Year’s Day will not affect the curbside recycling collection in either the Thursday or Friday section.

The South Plainfield Recycling Complex on Kenneth Avenue will be closed on Tuesday, December 25 and Tuesday, January 1.  The Recycling Center will be open instead from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 26 and January 2.

The Yard Waste Site will be open 8 ...

South Plainfield Native Puja Vengadasalam Honored at Annual Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards Program

TRENTON, NJ – South Plainfield’s Puja Vengadasalam was one of 11 recipients honored at the 19th annual Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards Program held in Trenton. Vengadasalam, now 16, created an EcoCamp project when 15, to help teenagers become lifelong environmental stewards by advocating for protection of natural resources while developing communication skills ...


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