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Reading Rocks! for SPF Girl Scouts
September 16, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - “Reading Rocks!” is the name of the Girl Scout Silver Award program designed by Katie McQuaid of Fanwood ...
Free Workshop for Parents on Taking Time for What Matters Most
September 6, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Is your family constantly busy? Overscheduled? Always plugged in? Learn how to enjoy unscheduled time togethe...
Fall into Yoga at LaGrande Park
September 3, 2014
FANWOOD, NJ -- SKY yoga presents "Fall into Yoga" at LaGrande Park in Fanwood on Saturday Sept 27 at 4 p.m. ...
The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA Announces Dance Auditions For The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA Dance Company 2014-2015 Season
September 2, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA Dance Company will hold auditions for its 2014-2015 season on Saturday, Se...
Cranford, NJ, Aug. 25, 2014—College students at Union County College and Kean University will receive a big boost, thanks to a j...
Social Security and You at Scotch Plains Public Library
August 25, 2014
Are you recently retired or thinking about it? On Thursday, September 4 at 7 pm, financial advisor Daniel Rodgers will discu...
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- Youth and adults from Willow Grove Presbyterian Church and St. John's Baptist Church drove to Heifer ...
NJ Festival Orchestra kicks off Dynamic New 2014-2015 Season on September 20th and September 21st
August 20, 2014
The New Jersey Festival Orchestra has unveiled its plans for the 2014-2015 season. Expect a series of original and dynamic musical exp...
Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains announced that it will offer programs for children of all ages during the Jewish holidays of...
Paterson Music Project Receives $5,000 Donation from Wharton Music Center New Jersey Youth Symphony High School Volunteers
August 20, 2014
PATERSON, NJ - Paterson Music Project (PMP), an El Sistema-inspired community program of Wharton Music Center, announced a $5,000 dona...
Performing Arts at the Fanwood Scotch Plains YMCA
August 19, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Scotch Plains YMCA Performing Arts Program is growing in leaps and bounds! The Dance pr...
Arthur L. Johnson Football Visits First Children's School
August 17, 2014
FANWOOD, NJ - On Thursday, August 14, 2014, members of the Arthur L. Johnson High School Crusader Football Team participated in...
Union County College Memorial Scholarship for Cheyanne Bond
August 11, 2014
An anonymous donor stepped forward with a $25,000 gift to create a permanent scholarship at Union County College in the name of Cheyan...
MetroPass: Enabling Members of the Jewish Community to Attend High Holiday Services For Free in 2014
August 11, 2014
Free Rosh Hashanah/Yom Kippur tickets to High Holiday services for individuals/families new to the Greater MetroWest (Essex, Morris, S...
Summer Sidewalk Sale this Weekend in Downtown Cranford
August 7, 2014
Downtown Cranford will be holding its annual Summer Sidewalk Sale on Friday, August 8 and Saturday, August 9. There will be sales, sam...
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains, NJ, announced today that it is making available high holiday tickets...
Math Skills Workshops at the Scotch Plains Library
July 27, 2014
Scotch Plains, NJ -- The new school year is just a little more than a month away, and Scotch Plains Public Library is the place to get...
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Amid reports of significant delays by the Department of Veterans Affairs in providing medical services ...
Scotch Plains/Fanwood, NJ -- Daniel Serna, a bar mitzvah student at Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood, is collecting school suppl...
Science Themed Events on Schedule at ScotLib
July 16, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Teen Summer Reading has been off to a fabulous start at the Scotch Plains Public Library. In celebration of...
Brunch Over Books for Teens at Scotch Plains Library
July 16, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- On Thursday, August 7 at 10 am, celebrate another successful summer of teen reading at the Scotch Plains Public L...
Bastille Day Celebrated In Union County
July 14, 2014
On Bastille Day, Monday, July 14, Union County became the first county in New Jersey to officially mark the march that won the America...
Temple Sholom Hosts Summer Comedy Workshop for Teens
July 8, 2014
Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains-Fanwood invites local teens to “Hot and Shticky,” a series of informal improv and stand-up ...
Trailside's Wednesday Matinee Series Starts July 16
July 7, 2014
Mark your calendars for the summer Wednesday Matinee Series at Trailside Nature & Science Center in Mountainside. This famil...
Willow Grove Church Thanks Shelter Volunteers and Donors
June 27, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- For four weeks out of each calendar year, Willow Grove Church becomes a temporary home to young families experien...