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Plainfield, New Jersey is located in Union County. Zip codes in Plainfield, NJ include 07063, 07062, and 07060. The median home price in Plainfield is $175,000 which is roughly $121/per square foot. More Plainfield information.

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1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson's post-election report shows some campaign contributions over...

TRENTON - Newly elected Mayor Eric Jackson collected about $88,000 in the final days leading up to the June 10 election, including some donations that were over the allowed limit, according to a post-election report his campaign filed with the state last week.

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10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Holy Savior Academy in South Plainfield welcomes new principal

Kiernan succeeds outgoing principal Melinda Hanlon, who left Holy Savior Academy to pursue a position at the high school level.

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13 hrs ago | Patch.com

Prosecutor: Middlesex County Man Falsely Claimed Himself A Carjack Victim

A Middlesex County man has been arrested and charged with falsely claiming that he had been the victim of a carjacking in Plainfield prior to an accident, ultimately costing his insurance company approximately $60,000 in claims, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Wednesday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

American Legion Chaumont Post #243 Celebrates 80 Years by Donating to Others

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ The South Plainfield American Legion Post #243 Celebrated its 80th year in typical fashion; helping others.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Meet the Leaders Series Will Begin Next Week

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ The Alternative Press of South Plainfield will be featuring a series this summer called "Meet The Leaders".

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The Jersey Journal

Plainfield detectives, FBI agents make attempted-murder arrest after three-week search for...

PLAINFIELD - Detectives and FBI agents ended a three-week search Wednesday when they arrested a 33-year-old city resident for allegedly shooting a man outside a nightclub last month.

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The Jersey Journal

N.J. loan program to keep critical facilities running during blackouts hires 2 leaders

The state has named two people to lead the New Jersey Energy Resilience Bank, which will use federal funds to provide loans and grants to install technology aimed at keeping wastewater treatment plants running during major power outages.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Ceremony Marks 5th Anniversary of Jersey City Detective's Gift of Life That Saved Three Others

A solemn ceremony at NJ Sharing Network in New Providence recently honored the legacy of Jersey City Police Det.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Temple Sholom Student Helps Homefirst Kids Get New School Supplies

Scotch Plains/Fanwood, NJ -- Daniel Serna, a bar mitzvah student at Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood, is collecting school supplies for children whose families are served by Homefirst in Plainfield.

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The Jersey Journal

North Brunswick man lied about carjacking and collected $30,000 in...

Darwin Edward of North Brunswick allegedly lied when he told Plainfield police he was carjacked in April.

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Asbury Park Press

Prosecutors: Man falsely claimed he was carjackedProsecutors: Man...

Prosecutors: Man falsely claimed he was carjacked The charges stem from an April 2013 accident in Plainfield.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

South Plainfield Library Board Sets July 30 as Ground Breaking Date for Library Expansion

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ The South Plainfield Library Board of Trustees announced they will be holding the official groundbreaking for the Library expansion on July 30, 2014.

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TheAlternativePress.com

South Plainfield Seniors Knitting is a Labor of Love

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ According to the South Plainfield Senior Center's Tree Olano the ladies of the South Plainfield Senior Center knitting group never cease to amaze.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Darlene Goushy, Former Councilwoman

Darlene Ann Lerner Goushy, born October 10, 1947, passed away on July 4, 2014 at her home in Washington Township, New Jersey after a long illness.

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The Paramus Post

Colliers Q2 Report: North, Central New Jersey Office Market Undergoing Metamorphosis

The commercial real estate landscape in the North and Central New Jersey office markets is undergoing a metamorphosis, with major occupiers expanding, consolidating, or investing in their own sites, according to new research from Colliers International .

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The Jersey Journal

Danny V's 52nd Street Band to perform at Echo Lake Park

The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues its 54th season of music on Wednesday evening, July 30, with Danny V's 52nd Street Band.

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TheAlternativePress.com

JCC Announces Prizes for Annual 'Super Raffle' on August 1

On August 1, the JCC will host its annual Super Raffle, which features a grand prize this year of a 3-day vacation at the Ritz in Puerto Rico and a $1,000 Visa gift card to be used towards the vacation or whatever.

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The Jersey Journal

Student from Temple Sholom Scotch Plains/Fanwood helps Homefirst Kids with new school supplies

Daniel Serna, a bar mitzvah student at Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood, is collecting school supplies for children whose families are served by Homefirst in Plainfield.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Esther Canell Retires From Best Years of Her Career at Watchung Hills

Calling the last eight years "the best years of my whole career," Esther Canell bade a reluctant farewell to Watchung Hills Regional High School at the end of the school year.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Courier News

Dachshund-only dog show in Bridgewater

The Dachshund Club of New Jersey hosts a dachshunds-only dog show, Sunday, July 20, 2014, at North Branch Park in Bridgewater, NJ.

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