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Millburn Girl Up Club Join Community to Host a Successful Fundraiser

June 19, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn High School (MHS) Girl Up Club is making a difference as they raised awareness, and $1500, with their most recent event, hosting a walk for the Global 5K Walk. Millburn High School students came together hosting the event on June 10 at the South Mountain Recreation Complex Waterfront. Over 40 member of the community came out to the walk and ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: Academic, Overall Achievement and Teacher of the Year

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - On Thursday evening June 7, 2018, starting at 7 p.m. senior students and their proud parents packed the auditorium at Jonathan Dayton High School to witness the presentation of scholarships and awards to members of the senior class of Jonathan Dayton High School.

Jonathan Dayton Principal, Dr. Norman Francis, Jr. presided as master of ceremonies, announcing one by one ...

Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards from Community Organizations of Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - At Jonathan Dayton High School’s Senior Awards Night many of the scholarships and awards given were given by community organizations of Springfield. 

Separate articles highlighting the teacher of the year, athletic awards, memorial awards and those for other achievements are also being highlighted in articles. 

Awards from Community Organizations and ...

Memorial Awards II of Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - On Thursday evening June 7, 2018, starting at 7 p.m. senior students and their proud parents packed the auditorium at Jonathan Dayton High School to witness the presentation of scholarships and awards to members of the senior class of Jonathan Dayton High School.

Jonathan Dayton Principal, Dr. Norman Francis, Jr. presided as master of ceremonies, announcing one by one the ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: The Memorial Awards I

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Many of the awards given at Senior Awards night were memorial awards meant to award a student for specific endeavors at Jonathan Dayton High School while also helping keep the spirit of an individual alive.  This article is the first of two highlighting the memorial awards.

Memorial Awards, Scholarships and the Recipients

Philip D. and Victoria Torrisi Memorial ...

Westfield-Based Crisis Hotline Flooded with Calls After 2 Celebrity Suicides

WESTFIELD, NJ — Calls came pouring in to Caring Contact Friday after people awoke to the news of celebrity chef, author and television host Anthony Bourdain’s death by suicide, according to Executive Director Janet Sarkos. Just three days before, celebrity designer Kate Spade had also died by suicide. 

 “The phones have been ringing off the hooks,” ...

Patriots’ Path Council Boy Scouts of America invites you to the inaugural Patriots’ Path Family 5K Run / Walk

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Patriots’ Path Council Boy Scouts of America will be conducting its inaugural 5K run/walk June 16 at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater.

Registration and check-in opens at 8 a.m., and THE race will begin at 9:30 a.m. The event is open to everyone over 7 years old.

The tax-deductible registration fees are $30 for the 5K run individual participants, $20 for ...

Family Promise Overnight Host Brings Compassion from First-Hand Experience

SUMMIT, NJ - Leonard Prentice has been the overnight host for Family Promise Union County’s shelter program at Calvary Episcopal Church for about four years, consistently spending the night with families experiencing homelessness. While all the volunteers at Calvary Episcopal Church serve Union County guests with grace and hospitality, Prentice -- as he is known -- ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 10th Annual Alumni Hockey Game Honors Memory of Dan Triano

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – On Friday June 8, the 10th Annual JDHS Alumni Hockey Game will be played.  This year the game will be played at Codey Arena in West Orange from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 

For the second consecutive year, the event will honor the memory of Daniel Triano.  And for the second consecutive year, the event will be run by Jonathan Dayton senior Zoe Frei.

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Springfield's Saint James the Apostle School Students Raise Over $3,000 for Juvenile Diabetes

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Over the last few weeks, students at Saint James the Apostle School (SJS) in Springfield joined the effort to raise funds in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). They were led by Grade 1 teacher, Mrs. Stacy West, and Grade 5 teacher, Ms. Jean Feely. 

The students set a school-wide fund-raising goal of $3,000 and came up with ...

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Imagine Hosts Annual Breakfast Fundraiser

June 24, 2018

Nearly 350 guests attended Imagine’s 7th annual breakfast fundraiser, Seasons of Hope, on June 6th, 2018 at Shackamaxon Country Club in Scotch Plains.  “We especially want to thank our breakfast sponsors -- our platinum sponsor Merck, our bronze sponsors ConnectOne Bank and Northfield Bank, the volunteers and donors that contributed to the breakfast” said Imagine Board ...