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Adam Butrico on Track for Rutgers University
July 30, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - "I had no idea what I wanted to do going into my senior year, but as soon as I took this class I was like ...
Business Blizzard Hits Downtown for "Christmas in July"
July 29, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The downtown business district on South Plainfield Avenue and old Hamilton Boulevard saw a flurry of acti...
Children Acquire Valuable Skills at Safety Town
July 28, 2014
South Plainfield, NJ – If you stopped by the PAL during the month of July, you probably noticed young students attending Safety ...
The South Plainfield Public Celebrations Committee will present the 57th Labor Day Parade on September 1, 2014. The Labor Day Pa...
Michael Olano to Attend University of Richmond
July 24, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - After attending public school in South Plainfield up until eighth grade, Mike Olano decided that it was time fo...
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Roemello Monroe is a three-sport athlete who made his mark at South Plainfield High School and will continue to...
South Plainfield Library Board Sets July 30 as Ground Breaking Date for Library Expansion
July 22, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Library Board of Trustees announced they will be holding the official groundbreaking...
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - After starting at quarterback in the Snapple Bowl, an annual football game between the Middlesex and Union Coun...
South Plainfield Celebrates Independent Retailers Month
July 20, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – July is independent retailers’ month. Communities throughout the nation celebrate national in...
Safety Tips from FLASH if Power Goes Out
July 19, 2014
With the slight risk of severe weather that could bring damaging winds and hail, the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)...
SAYREVILLE, NJ - Matt Olivo of St. Joseph-Metuchen led Middlesex County to a 34-20 victory over Union with two second-half scores and ...
South Plainfield Swears in Three New Police Officers
July 17, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Three homegrown residents were sworn in as police officers on Monday night at the council meeting in Sout...
TRENTON, NJ – South Plainfield resident Jane Dornick, 53, pleaded guilty, prior to the selection of a jury, to Count One of an i...
Summertime Tips from South Plainfield Police Department
July 14, 2014
Now that summer is upon us, we all like to close the windows and turn on the air conditioners. While this creates a nice atmosphere fo...
Safety Town Graduates Master Safety Skills
July 13, 2014
While most children were relaxing on vacation, students in session one of Safety Town were busy learning, practicing, and mastering th...
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - As a member of the Mayors Wellness Committee, I had had an idea to incorporate Mayor Anesh’s Wellness ini...
State Board of Ed Re-Adopts Core Curriculum Standards
July 10, 2014
TRENTON, NJ – With the support of Acting Commissioner of Education David Hespe, the New Jersey State Board of Education has re-a...
TRENTON, NJ – Jury selection is expected to begin Monday in federal court for the trial of former South Plainfield resident Jane...
Breslau: “The Music Scene in South Plainfield Has Always Been Extremely Important To Me”
July 9, 2014
Kenny Breslau, a singer & songwriter from South Plainfield, has been traveling all over during the course of the past few years, r...
Ashnault Set to Wrestle in World Championships
July 7, 2014
PISCATAWAY, N.J. - July 5, 2014 – Rutgers wrestling redshirt freshman Anthony Ashnault (South Plainfield, N.J.) is set to compet...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department...
July 4, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - There are a lot of great stories about Independence Day, but one American favorite involves a high school...
How Hurricane Arthur Will Impact New Jersey
July 3, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – Hurricane Arthur, the first named storm of the 2014 hurricane season, is making its way up the coast...
Wild Weather Expected to Continue
July 3, 2014
South Plainfield, NJ – Last night South Plainfield was treated to severe thunderstorms, intense lightning and torrential rain.&n...
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - South Plainfield has experienced widespread power outages as a line of severe thunderstorms that rolled through...