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Thu, October 18, 4:00 PM

Westfield Neighborhood Council, Westfield

Halloween Costume Sale ($5 per costume)

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 10/18/2018 4:00pm 10/19/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Halloween Costume Sale ($5 per costume)

Dry-cleaned, gently-used Halloween costumes for $5 each! Getting spooky has never been easier.

All proceeds go to Westfield Neighborhood Council, a non-profit community center that provides low-cost and free services and activities to underserved members of its community.

127 Cacciola Place Westfield, NJ 07090
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Thu, October 18, 7:00 PM

The Westwood, Garwood

Join St. Joseph's For Our Annual Grand 50/50 ...

Food & Drink Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 10/18/2018 7:00pm 10/18/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Join St. Joseph's For Our Annual Grand 50/50 Raffle!

Grand Raffle Tickets on sale now! $20 each, or 3 for $50.

Grand Raffle Prizes

Grand Prize: $15,600* (or 30% of receipts from ticket sales)
2nd Prize: $7,800* (or 15% of receipts from ticket sales)
3rd Prize: $2,600* (or 5% of receipts from ticket sales)
*Above prizes assume that all 2,600 tickets are sold at full price.

Purchase tickets at one of two locations:

St. Joseph Social ...

438 North Avenue Garwood, NJ 07027
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Thu, October 18, 7:00 PM

Community Room, Westfield

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Add to My Calendar 10/18/2018 7:00pm 10/18/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Walk Through the Centuries with Town Historian Robert Wendel

On Thursday, Oct 18, Westfield’s Historic Preservation Commission continues their Speaker Series with a look through the history of Westfield.

Town Historian Robert Wendel will lead a discussion that incorporates the lore of the Lenape Indians and battles from early Colonial times, through to the development of the Central Railroad train line and bring us to the thriving township of ...

425 East Broad Street Westfield, NJ
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Sat, October 20, 10:00 AM

Westfield Neighborhood Council, Westfield

LEGO Club

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 10/20/2018 10:00am 10/20/2018 11:00pm America/New_York LEGO Club

Join our monthly Lego Club!

Kids ages 7-12 will build super cool creations.

Meetings take place every third Saturday of the month.

Annual Fee: $10

127 Cacciola Place Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sat, October 20, 12:00 PM

The Frazee House, Scotch Plains

Harvest Festival at the Frazee House

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 10/20/2018 12:00pm 10/20/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Harvest Festival at the Frazee House

3rd annual Harvest Festival at the Frazee House. Activities include: live music, pony rides, a petting zoo, food vendors, face painting, pumpkin tossing, a haunted trail, and a costume contest.

1451 Raritan Road Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Four Centuries in a Weekend at the Miller-Cory House Museum

Sat, October 20, 12:00 PM

Miller-Cory House Museum, Westfield

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Add to My Calendar 10/20/2018 12:00pm 10/20/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Four Centuries in a Weekend at the Miller-Cory House Museum

The Miller-Cory House Museum will be presenting a special exhibit during Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend 2018. Entitled “Aprons to Wigs – 18th Century Finery,” the exhibit features men’s and women’s fashions and accessories from 18th century America. Also included in the weekend are demonstrations of authentic colonial-era open hearth cooking using ...

614 Mountain Avenue Westfield, NJ 07090
Four Centuries in a Weekend at the Miller-Cory House Museum

Sun, October 21, 12:00 PM

Miller-Cory House Museum, Westfield

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Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 12:00pm 10/21/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Four Centuries in a Weekend at the Miller-Cory House Museum

The Miller-Cory House Museum will be presenting a special exhibit during Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend 2018. Entitled “Aprons to Wigs – 18th Century Finery,” the exhibit features men’s and women’s fashions and accessories from 18th century America. Also included in the weekend are demonstrations of authentic colonial-era open hearth cooking using ...

614 Mountain Avenue Westfield, NJ 07090
Hollywood Yiddishkeit: Jewish Images in American Film

Sun, October 21, 7:00 PM

Temple Sholom, Scotch Plains

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Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 7:00pm 10/21/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Hollywood Yiddishkeit: Jewish Images in American Film

Visit Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains on Oct. 21, 7 p.m., for an evening with author John Kenrick. Free and open the public, the evening's program is entitled "Hollywood Yiddishkeit: Jewish Images in American Film." It is a fascinating look at how an industry dominated by Jewish executives and creative talents has depicted Jews, from the silent era to the present.

John Kenrick ...

1925 Lake Ave Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Mon, October 22, 7:00 PM

Vine Ripe Markets, Westfield

Mozzarella-Making Class at Vine Ripe Markets

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 10/22/2018 7:00pm 10/23/2018 3:00pm America/New_York Mozzarella-Making Class at Vine Ripe Markets

Interested in learning the secret behind making fresh mozzarella? Join Vine Ripe Markets on Monday nights and learn the art of making this great cheese. Reservations are required. Call 908-233-2424 for more details.

Vine Ripe Markets is located at 430 North Ave E. in Westfield, NJ. Visit our website for more information on this class and our store. Shop Local, Shop Convenient, Shop Vine Ripe!

430 North Ave E. Westfield, NJ 07090

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Crime Stoppers Cash Offered for Information on Scotch Plains Bias Graffiti

October 15, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — Authorities continue to seek information leading to an arrest and prosecution of the person or persons responsible for the biased graffiti spray painted at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School earlier this month.

Photos of the vulgar graffiti at Scotch Plains High, which was made public Oct. 6, showed a reference to Westfield and came shortly after a ...

Councilman Dardia on Combating Crime in Westfield

October 12, 2018

Dear Residents,

Given the recent spate of burglaries in town, Westfield residents are on justifiably on edge. A number of neighborhood homeowners came to the town council meeting to express their legitimate concerns about community safety. No Westfield resident should live in fear of a home invasion.

They asked what precautions were being taken to prevent further criminal activity.

Statement from Dennis Cariello, Candidate for Board of Education

October 12, 2018

My name is Dennis Cariello and I am running for a seat on the Board of Education.  I ask that you please vote for me on Nov. 6.

I moved to Westfield in 2014 from Queens, NY and live in here with my wife and three daughters. We love living in Westfield and are thrilled to be a part of this wonderful community. It’s been my pleasure to coach basketball at the Westfield ...

Westfield Police Blotter: 2 Warrant Arrests

October 5, 2018

Officers arrested Anthony Copella, 20, of Perth Amboy, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance subsequent to a motor vehicle stop on Sept. 29, police said. He was processed and released on a summons, police said.

Kevin Lancaster Jr., 32, of Newark, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for $919 on Oct. 1, police said. Officers picked him on at police headquarters in Newark and ...

Murphy Administration Announces $38 Million Investment in Quality Infant and Child Care & Support for Working Families

October 16, 2018

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy and New Jersey Department of Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson on Tuesday announced $38 million in new investments in child care to help more families find services they need and to advance quality child care.

“Children are the foundation of our state’s future, and strong childhood development and early learning are vital to helping our ...

Point View Q4 Newsletter Available Now

Point View Wealth Management's latest newsletter is here! Our Q4 page-turner includes:

Five Annuity Pitfalls
How to Pay for Long Term Care-And How Not to
The Long View: Stocks for the Next 20 Years
Retirement Income Strategies
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AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 21

On this week’s AtlantiCast, see who has the cleanest hands in health care, find out how Atlantic Health System is training the next generation of health care professionals, Overlook Medical Center joins the robot revolution and much more!

 

Autumn Air Conditioner Tune-Ups Just Make Sense

Last time we checked, it was barely the beginning of summer, and now it’s already autumn. How did your air conditioner hold up over the past few months? 

If you skipped having your system maintained in the spring or summer, it’s important make sure it’s still in good shape now so you can stay comfortable next season.

The number one cause of air conditioning and ...

What it Means to Students: Westfield Schools Observe Week of Respect

WESTFIELD, NJ – At Wilson School, third teacher Lynn Kraus read “Chrysanthemum” by Kevin Henkes, whose title character is teased about her name.

“Chrysanthemum wilted,” Kraus said to her students.  “I want you to think about whether respect is happening here.”

The third-graders break into small group discussions after watching a short video ...

12 Homes Sold 9/30/18 thru 10/7/18 in Mountainside, Scotch Plains, Westfield, Cranford, Fanwood

Twelve Homes were sold in the week of  9/30/18 through 10/7/18 in Mountainside, Scotch Plains, Westfield, Cranford and Fanwood.  This information from the Garden State Multiple Listing Service is brought to you by Susan Massa, Broker Associate at Keller Williams Realty. www.susanmassa.com

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'Other Desert Cities' unfolds with family secrets

‘Other Desert Cities’ unfolds with family secrets at Chatham Playhouse

By LIZ KEILL

CHATHAM, NJ – “Other Desert Cities,” the stirring drama by Jon Robin Baitz, revolves around a family’s loyalties and deceptions in a tony Palm Springs household. “Other Desert Cities” refers to the signs along the exit ramps on the California freeway.

The ...

Authorities Look To ID Cat Picked Up In Westfield

WESTFIELD, NJ -- An animal control company is seeking the owner of a male cat picked up on Grandview Avenue Saturday evening.

Animal Control Solutions LLC said the cat was "trying to get into several people's houses," and that he seems to be lost and sick.

The feline was transported to an emergency veterinarian for treatment, the company said on Facebook.

Anyone with ...

What to Do If Your Child Is Bullied

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Most children who are bullied keep quiet about it and do not tell an adult or parent. It is embarrassing for the child to admit that they are being bullied. Some signs to look out for include doing poorly in school, having low self esteem, being depressed, having sleep problems, withdrawing from school or social activities, being reluctant ...

Susan G. Komen North Jersey Promotes Awareness and Access at Women's Wellness Expo in Wayne NJ

October 16, 2018

WAYNE, NJ — The Susan G. Komen North Jersey promotes local community awareness and access to high quality breast cancer care at the 2018 Women's Wellness Expo.

Susan G. Komen North Jersey Executive Director Kelly E. Nagle spoke to TAPinto TV staff at the event, which took place at Passaic County Technical Institute in Wayne, New Jersey.

"Komen's mission is to save lives ...

Lavallette Beach Unveils Brendan Tevlin Memorial Playground

October 13, 2018

LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years after he was fatally shot in West Orange.

Firefighters and other volunteers from across the ...