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Union County Day of Prayer happens Oct. 24 in Westfield

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

NJ.COM - 2017-09-21 15:05:05

First Congregational Church of Westfield returns from summer mission trip in Denver

Members of Congregational Church of Westfield recently returned from a week of volunteering, education and living with members from other churches throughout the country in Denver. (courtesy photos)Members of Congregational Church of Westfield recently returned from a week of volunteering, educatio

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 18:55:57

Newark man arrested for armed robbery, 2 others sought

NEWARK-- A 21-year-old city man was arrested Wednesday for his alleged part in an armed robbery Sept. 11, police said. Assamad F. Banks (Newark police) Assamad F. Banks was one of three men who allegedly robbed the woman at gunpoint shortly before midnight Sept. 11 in the 900 block of Frelinghuysen

NJ.COM - 2017-09-21 00:59:17

Central Jersey best bets for family weekend fun Sept. 22-24

This guide to Central Jersey's 10 best fall entertainment events includes Montgomery FunFest, Central Jersey Jazz Festival, Raritan River Festival, NJ Horror Con, John Basilone Parade, and Far Hills Race Meeting. STAFF VIDEO BY BOB MAKIN Raritan River Fest, Rock the Wall, NJ Horror Con, Rahway Film

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-21 12:14:55

Video: Point View's Petrides Feels Market Has Room to Run as Fed Decision Looms

Video: Point View's Dietze Says Bipartisan Negotiations Fuel Market's Confidence EVENTS Sat, September 23, 10:00 am WestfieldFree Car Wash Day at Allstate EVENTS Wed, September 27, 6:00 pm WestfieldHelping Your Parents Move ELECTIONS Ward 1 Residents Gather at Hertell's for Linda Habgood By LEA

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 19:52:00

Vendors Wanted for Indoor Flea Market

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Springfield Presbyterian Church (Parish House Auditorium), 37 Church Mall, Springfield N.J. will host their Ninth Annual Indoor Flea Market on Saturday October 28, 2017 from 9:00A.M. to 3:00P.M. Vendors are sought for the event. An 8 foot table will be provided for the cost of

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-21 12:47:00

The Latest: May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's talks to leave the European Union (all times local): 12:05 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May is briefing her Cabinet on plans to reboot faltering Brexit negotiations, as she struggles to unite the government after a public rift. May is outlining details of

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 10:08:33

No Foul Play in Death of Person Found in Ursino Park

UNION, NJ - The Union County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that foul play was not involved in the death of the person whose body was found in Ursino Park last week. No additional information surrounding the circumstances of the case nor the cause of death is available. According to police authoriti

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-21 14:35:00

5-year-old girl dead in fiery Turnpike crash

EAST WINDSOR -- A 5-year-old girl was killed when she was ejected from a vehicle during the fiery, multi-vehicle pileup on the New Jersey Turnpike near exit 8 early Wednesday, police said. The girl was driving in an SUV with Ana Alvarez-Marquina, 36, of Rahway. Their relationship was not immediately

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 19:05:23

Top Member of Carjacking Ring That Trafficked Luxury Cars Sentenced

TRENTON, NJ -Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced that an Essex County man was sentenced to a lengthy prison term today for his role as a top member of a major international carjacking and stolen car trafficking ring that stole high-end cars in New Jersey and New York and shipped them t

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-21 02:12:00

Meet the new ACLU-NJ executive director

For nearly 100 years, The American Civil Liberties Union has been at the center of challenges to civil rights and liberties, racial and social justice. Now the Jersey-born lawyer who's led state advocacy campaigns to address wrongful convictions nationwide at the Innocence Project has just taken ove

NJTVONLINE.ORG - 2017-09-21 00:00:00

Girls basketball: Blind Brook head coach Manny Martinez let go, claims discrimination

Longtime Blind Brook girls basketball head coach Manny Martinez was informed he would not be retained for the 2017-18 season after he filed a harassment complaint against the school's athletic director. Wochit Longtime Blind Brook girls basketball head coach Manny Martinez was informed Monday eveni

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-20 23:16:11

Suspect Shot By Victim During Attempted Robbery This Morning

Elizabeth Police Department officers responded to a call this morning around 5 a.m. on Edgar Road at a 24-hour car wash located just south of the Bayway Circle.Credits: Fran Sullivan ELIZABETH, NJ-Elizabeth Police Department officers responded to a call this morning around 5 a.m. on Edgar Road at a

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 21:59:00

Springfield Board of Adjustment Meeting: New 24 Hour Fitness Building Application Continued, New House Approved for Congregation of Israel

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - 24 Hour Fitness is currently located on Rt. 22 East in Springfield. An application Tuesday night from representatives of RPG LLC exhibited plans for a new building for 24 Hour Fitness next door to the current operation at 75 Route 22 East. The owner of the property of the current 2

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 18:55:00

Plainfield Symphony opens season on Oct. 7

The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra, led by Charles Prince, kicks off its season with a program of music by Romantic era contemporaries, Johannes Brahms and Robert Schumann. Titled "Brahms & Schumann: Best Friends," the evening will feature pianist Robert Taub as guest soloist in Brahms D minor Piano

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-20 19:03:25

Rev. Joyce Scheyer Joins Grace Episcopal Church Plainfield as Priest-in-Charge

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Rev. Dr. Joyce Scheyer has joined Grace Episcopal Church in Plainfield, New Jersey as Priest-in-Charge. In this position, Rev. Scheyer is responsible for spiritual leadership and development at Grace and for community outreach. "We're excited to welcome Mother Joyce to Grace Chu

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 22:22:00

Meet the School Board Candidate: Ronald Epstein

This is one is a series of articles about candidates running in the Nov. 7 election. CHATHAM TWP. - Ronald Epstein has reached a point in his career where he has time to devote to public service. "I want to be more involved in my kids' education," he said when asked why he is running for a seat on t

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

LETTER: Learn symptoms of ovarian cancer

EDITOR: Once again, it is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, and teal ribbons adorn Chatham, Madison and many other towns throughout the state and throughout the country. The Turn The Towns Teal campaign was initiated by my wife, Gail, in 2007 and has been carried on by the MacNeil family, und

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

7 On Your Side: High-end retailer leaves fledgling designer out big bucks

Calypso St. Barth is a high-end retailer with stores on Madison Avenue and other exclusive locales like the Hamptons and Short Hills, NJ. It's a far cry from one of their designer's studios located in her apartment, a 5th floor walk up in Brooklyn. That's why this former contractor is so mad she's h

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-20 21:17:56

Metropolitan Orchestra has openings for musicians

CHATHAM - The Metropolitan Orchestra of New Jersey is looking for musicians to join the orchestra for its 2017-18 season, with rehearsals in Chatham. Now in its 46th season, the Metropolitan Orchestra of New Jersey is a full symphonic orchestra composed of local musicians, both professional and amat

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-21 01:00:00