Religions and Spirituality

November 7, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Knights of Columbus, South Plainfield Council #6203 is sponsoring the Catholic Citizenship Essay Contest which is open to all Catholic students - in public, private and parochial schools grades 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 during the current year.  This year’s essay theme is, How ...

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Ms. Kya Godley of South Plainfield was presented on Thursday, October 25, 2018 with the award for winning the state-wide competition sponsored by the Americanism Committee of the NJ Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks.  South Plainfield Elks Lodge No 2298 presented her with this ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy (HAS), located at 149 South Plainfield Avenue, will hold its first Homecoming Community Event on Saturday, Sept. 22. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the school parking lot and feature fun activities for the whole family. Alumni, along ...

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Piscataway - August 27, 2018  Attendees of a special vegetarian luncheon on Saturday August 25th indulged in a diverse spread of vegetarian dishes at the Buddha’s Light International Association New Jersey Chapter (BLIA-NJ) Vegetarian Luncheon to promote World Earth Day and Vege Plan A, a global ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Wesley United Methodist Church of South Plainfield welcomed James Lee as its new senior pastor on July 1.  “I am looking forward to see what God has in store for the community and how we can shine the light in South Plainfield and be a positive impact in the community,” ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –The South Plainfield Elks Motorcycle Cycle Committee on July 16 unveiled a restored Flag Retirement Box outside of Lodge #2298.  Residents can deposit torn, tattered and/or old flags in the box and the Elks will ensure that they are disposed of in a dignified way.  “It is ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - First Baptist Church of South Plainfield will be holding their annual Vacation Bible School program the week of August 6-10 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. This free VBS program is open to children entering Kindergarten through entering 6th grade. Children will participate in this ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A sense of pride and patriotism filled Elks Lodge #2298 during the Elks Flag Day Service that took place on the evening of June 14th.  The annual event celebrates the anniversary of the American Flag, which was adopted by the United States Congress in 1777.  Commemorating the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Tuesday, June 12, the South Plainfield Elks honored the winners of the Grant School Character Education Monthly Pillars.  The students and their families were treated to a pasta dinner cooked and served by the Elks Youth Activities Committee and the students were given ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –American Legion Chaumont Post 243, which is currently celebrating its 100th anniversary, held its annual Installation Dinner on June 3. At this time, the Legionnaires, Auxiliary, and Sons of the American Legion swore in their officers for 2018-2019. During the event, which ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The students and staff of South Plainfield Middle School took time out of their school day on Friday May 25th to honor those who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces.  With a Memorial Day service that called for reflection on the countless lives lost and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – On Memorial Day 2018, the South Plainfield community came together to honor the men and women who gave their life serving our country.  “May is the month of remembrance and a time to honor the cost of freedom and pay homage to our military heroes who gave the ultimate ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Memorial Day is so much more than a long weekend. It is a chance for us to remember those who gave all for this great nation and the freedoms it offers. This Memorial Day, we pay tribute to the lives and legacies of those who made the ultimate sacrifice in serving our ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy, an AdvancedED accredited Middlebrook Deanery Catholic School located in South Plainfield, will hold an open house the evening of Tuesday, April 24.At this time, prospective students and their families in pre-K3 through 8th grade will have the opportunity ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Knights of Columbus, South Plainfield Council, #6203, awarded two first place prizes for their annual Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest.  Children in age groups 8-11 and 12-14 were given a choice to choose between Alcohol Awareness and Abuse or Drug Awareness and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. —  Lion Dancing, classical Chinese folk art, and exotic candies from around the world were among the festivities as the South Plainfield community rang in the Chinese New Year on March 10th at the South Plainfield Senior Center.  Sponsored by The South Plainfield Cultural ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. — Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA-NJ) hosted four days of events beginning on the eve of February 15th to celebrate the Chinese New Year at the New Jersey Buddhist Culture Center in South Plainfield.  The Center welcomed the New Year with time honored ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy of South Plainfield will join with schools throughout the country on Sunday, Jan. 28 in celebration of Catholic Schools Weeks 2018. The focus of the week long event, celebrated annually during the last year of January, is to shines a light on Catholic ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Members of South Plainfield Elks Lodge #2298 have been working hard the past few weeks to fulfill holiday wishes for veterans and families in need.  Year round, the Elks support both active military forces and retired veterans. Locally, members of the South Plainfield ...

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