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Ajee Wilson's run of success in international 800-meter racing has hit its first roadblock.
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SCOTCH PLAINS - Senior Citizens Day, an annual event at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, will be held on Wednesday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., according to senior student Amanda Marcus with the Student Government Association, which is organizing the event.
The community is invited to participate in an afternoon of arts workshops at Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, being hosted by local artists.
The Friends of the Scotch Plains Public Library will hold their annual giant book sale, beginning with a children's sale on Sat.
James C. DeAngelo, '85, Principal of Saint Peter's Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following students have achieved Honor Roll status for the second marking period of the school year 2013-2014: Fanwood : James Wright, '16 earned Second Honors.
On Sunday, March 2, volunteers from the Sisterhood of Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains prepared gift bags with groggers, treats and traditional hamentashen cookies to be delivered to the entire congregation before the Jewish holiday of Purim.
Want to get in shape, but can't seem to get motivated to go to the gym? Do you feel even more sluggish after being stuck inside during this snowy winter? Get In Shape For Women is currently forming the first-ever team for the St. Bart's Annual 5K Run/Walk to be held on March 22 in Scotch Plains.
Carlos Saraiva and Maria Jose Areias of San Rafael, Calif. and Anabela Santos of Lisbon, Portugal, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ana Catarina Saraiva, to Justin Spieker Rowinsky, son of Heidi Spieker-Gerhard and Kay Horst Gerhard of Scotch Plains, and the late Gary Rowinsky.
Corned beef is made from the brisket, which is located just above a steer's front legs.
SCOTCH PLAINS - Township Councilman Michael Marcus is requesting that two different discussions take place among Council members, one about possibly amending how the mayor is chosen and another discussion about changing how all local officials are selected.
The 125th anniversary of the Old Stone Chapel at Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains will be celebrated in a special worship service in the sanctuary on Sunday, March 2, at 10:00 am.
Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will hold a family Purim celebration on Sunday, March 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The event is free and open to the community.
Jennifer Schulze, the head of reference and adult services at Westfield Memorial Library, is a familiar face to anyone who frequents the library.