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Plainfield's Yates House Seeks Approvals for Expansion

Formerly known as Abbott Manor, now the Yates House for Military Veterans at 810 Central Avenue in Plainfield, NJ.Credits: Jennifer Popper Credits: Jennifer Popper Credits: Jennifer Popper PLAINFIELD, NJ - The current owner of a Plainfield mansion once slated for expansion as a nursing home is now s

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-21 20:21:00

TD Bank donates $1,000 for Senior Center activities

Bridgitte Richter-Hajduk, vice president at TD Bank's Chatham branch, presents a check to Pam Mansfield, executive director of the Senior Center of the Chathams, and Eileen Neri, the center's development director, in support of September activities. THE CHATHAMS - The Senior Center of the Chathams r

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 09:00:00

250 walk to honor those lost to suicide

A flyer for the second annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Saturday, Sept. 23 in Chatham Township to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. CHATHAM TWP. - More than 250 people participated in Chatham Township's second annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Saturday, S

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 00:00:00

Chatham Talks and then Walks for Suicide Awareness and Prevention at Cougar Field; Raises $70K

The start of the Out of the Darkness walk on Saturday at Cougar FieldCredits: Glenn Clark Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter addresses the crowd before the Out of the Darkness walk he spearheadedCredits: Glenn Clark Chatham Borough, Chatham Township and Green Village firefighters came and raised the

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-24 04:59:00

Improv class, wildlife program among October offerings at Warrenbrook

WARREN TWP. - Warrenbrook Senior Center, located at 500 Warrenville Road, offers a variety programs and activities during Oct. for anyone 60 years and above. Event highlights include: Oct. 2 - "Get Into the Act! Improv Workshop" by Lulu French, Instructor, 10:30 a.m. In this workshop, participants w

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 13:00:00

The Madman Theory of North Korea

In 1969, Richard Nixon, about eight months into his Presidency, grew frustrated with the North Vietnamese leadership. The President wanted to negotiate an exit from the Vietnam War, but his adversary's terms were unyielding. Nixon thought that he needed the Soviet Union to pressure North Vietnam; he

THE NEW YORKER - 2017-09-24 09:00:00

Carmelo Anthony: A timeline of his Knicks history

The Knicks make a show of their alumni appearances, putting the player on the scoreboard and getting the public address announcer to intone, "Once a Knick, always a Knick." And now that Carmelo Anthony has actually played his last game for the Knicks, he has done more to earn that honor than most. A

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-24 02:09:31

Harmonium 2017-2018 concert season posted

MORRISTOWN - Harmonium Choral Society, led by Artistic Director Anne J. Matlack, has unveiled its featuring diverse choral programs designed to delight and inspire audiences of all ages. Each concert provides a unique opportunity for audiences to experience an eclectic selection of old and new chora

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 04:00:00

Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity Holding Gala

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity is inviting the community to help celebrate two generous firms at their Dream Builders Gala in September, according to a release. According to the release, they will be honoring the law office of DiFrancesco, Bateman, Kunzman, Davis, Lehrer & F

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

Park Avenue Club breaks ground for new addition

FLORHAM PARK - Mayor Mark Taylor and members of the Borough Council joined members of the Park Avenue Club and Park Avenue Foundation to break ground for a new addition at the club at 184 Park Ave. Club Board President Raj Tatta, Foundation Board President Joe Pawelczyk and Taylor were joined by do

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-23 17:03:00

Solo guitarist to play Madison library Oct. 3

MADISON - Solo instrumental guitarist Peter Biedermann will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, in a free concert in the Chase Room auditorium of the Madison Public Library at 39 Keep St. Biedermann is based in Green Valley, Ariz. He has been composing and performing for more than 40 years and will b

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Fourth Annual Union County Day of Prayer

In the challenging time of racial and religious intolerance as displayed in Charlottesville, fevered anti-immigrant xenophobia and political discord of historic extremes there comes the balance of a nation pulling together to support the victims of Hurricane Harvey. With this backdrop the Fourth Ann

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-23 20:56:00

Harlan Coben holds readers tight in 'Don't Let Go'

(Dutton, 351 pp, $28) Certain teams (the Yankees), performers (Springsteen), and shows ("The Sopranos") exist at such a rarified level of excellence that our expectations become unreasonable. Yes, I know many live to hate the Bombers and I am even friends with a couple, exhibiting more tolerance th

NJ.COM - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

Union school board discusses cash in schools

UNION, NJ - Union Board of Education members are considering new policies to reduce the amount of cash from student activities that is stored inside school buildings following a midnight burglary at the high school during the summer. During a Sept. 12 school board work session, members discussed the

UNIONNEWSDAILY.COM - 2017-09-23 16:00:50

Bernardsville Rotarians plan classic car show in Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP. - The Rotary Club of Bernardsville, in partnership with the Somerset Hills YMCA, will host a Classic Car Show and Fall Festival from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 1, at the YMCA on Mount Airy Road in Basking Ridge. Proceeds from the car show will benefit assorted local Rotary charities,

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Elizabeth Man Indicted for Fatal Hit-and-Run

ELIZABETH, NJ--Union County Prosecutor Thomas Isenhour.announced today that a grand jury has returned a two-count indictment against an Elizabeth man charged with killing a pedestrian in Linden and fleeing the scene earlier this year. Eduardo Perez, 33, is charged with second-degree leaving the scen

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-22 17:06:00

Attentive stray needs a home

WEST ORANGE -- Simone is a young adult pit bull terrier mix at the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility. Rescued as a stray, shelter volunteers say she "is very friendly and outgoing." Simone has been spayed and is up-to-date on shots. To meet Simone and other adoptable pets, visit the Alex Caprio An

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

My Record on Tree Preservation

One of the many positive attributes that attracts people to Westfield is our tree-lined streets. For the past eight years as councilman, and the past four years as chair of Westfield's Tree Preservation Commission (TPC), I have made the preservation and proliferation of shade trees in town a priorit

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-22 21:12:00

Scotch Plains-Fanwood students call for ban of 'racist' symbols

SCOTCH PLAINS - Students at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School have started a petition calling for a ban to be placed on students and fans using Native American symbols. The petition said that the call to ban Native American culture tied to its sports teams, the Raiders, is "not anti-Raider at all" a

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 18:48:55

'Journey through the Past' to showcase Warren, Watchung historic sites

Three historic sites in Warren and one in Watchung will welcome guests for Somerset County's 12th annual "Weekend Journey through the Past." The yearly celebration of the county's most historic places runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 15, and 12 noon to 4 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 15. The program

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-23 14:00:00