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By ROBERT RAMIREZJune 18, 2018
CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford Jaycees held their annual Leonard Snyder Memorial Fishing Derby at Nomahegan Park on Sunday.
From 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., kids spread throughout the park and casted their poles to compete for prizes that included gift cards and fishing poles. Registration began at 9 a.m., with boys and girls split into their own divisions and age groups. The age groups ...
By JACKIE LIEBERMANJune 17, 2018
NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — Maggie Heteji Grabko, a mom of two who worked this year at Westfield’s Lincoln School as a special education preschool teacher, underwent a successful liver transplant on June 13, according to an update on the family’s GoFundMe page by her husband, Shawn Grabko.
The couple lives in North Plainfield with their two children, 12-year-old Ella and ...
By TAPINTO WESTFIELD STAFFJune 17, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — A photo of the parklet used in Downtown Westfield last year graces the cover of AARP's third annual “Where We Live: Communities for All Ages” series, out this month.
Creative work from communities across the nation is showcased in this edition, which is available for free. The publication shares more than 100 articles and dozens of ...
By MARC RUSSINOFFJune 17, 2018
BRIDGEWATER, NJ — The New Britain Bees (21-25) defeated the Somerset Patriots (26-19) 7-5 before a season-high 7,606 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Saturday evening.
The Patriots took an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning on a double by Danny Dorn.
The Bees took the lead with three runs in the top of the third inning on an RBI single by Reid Brignac and a two-run double by ...
By TAPINTO WESTFIELD STAFFJune 16, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:
Students Lead ‘Die-In’ at Congressman Lance’s Westfield Office; Summit Boy Arrested
Small Fire Extinguished at Addams Tavern in Westfield
Fate of Westfield’s Lord & Taylor Unknown as Company Pledges to Close up to 10 Locations
By JACKIE LIEBERMANJune 16, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — Oceans Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry celebrated its grand opening at 522 East Broad St. Friday by holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Shelley Brindle and members of the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce.
Oceans is led by husband-wife team Dr. Eric Fank, who is a board certified orthodontist, and Dr. Aimee Liebowitz, a board certified pediatric ...
By MARC RUSSINOFFJune 16, 2018
BRIDGEWATER, NJ — The Somerset Patriots (26-18) defeated the New Britain Bees (20-25) 7-0 before a season-high 7,598 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday evening.
Somerset broke the scoreless tie in the bottom of the fifth inning when Justin Pacchioli scored from second base on a deep sacrifice fly by Julio Borbon.
The Patriots extended the lead in the bottom of the sixth ...