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A 50-year-old New Jersey man was arrested after a five month long investigation found he was involved in multiple South Brunswick thefts - totaling $59,000 worth of stolen property. A five month investigation culminated Tuesday afternoon when the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force and South Brunswick Police detectives took Christopher Mason age 50 into custody at a residence in the Borough of Lodi, Bergen County.
6 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
Anyway, let's pause from our consideration of our perception of time and look at some news from South Plainfield Library: We can say that this week's movie is based on a popular young adult novel, and that it doesn't feature wizards, vampires, or dystopian blood sports. "Storytime", for children age 3 & over, will be held on Tuesday morning at 10:30, Wednesday evening at 6:30 and Thursday afternoon at 1:15.
Mr. Don Richard, Branch Manager of United Rental at 2400 Hamilton Boulevard, accepted the South Plainfield Clean Business Association's Glitter Award from CBA President Joseph Diegnan today. The CBA gives the Glitter Award to businesses that are unusually well-maintained or have recently improved their appearance through renovation or landscaping.
Join the SPHS Music Boosters on Tuesday, September 16th from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the South Plainfield Chipotle on Hadley Road. Please print the flyer, show it on your smart phone, or tell the cashier and the SPHS Music Booster's will get 50% of the proceeds.
Growing up, Todd Sacco used to frequent Bandy's on a hot summer day but after the well-known establishment closed almost two decades ago there wasn't a place in South Plainfield that exclusively sold Italian ices and ice cream. That all changed in May 2012 when Sacco and his wife Andrea, along with her parents Tony and Joanne Damino of Rahway, opened Uncle Louie G Handmade Gourmet Italian Ices & Ice Cream at 228 Hamilton Boulevard.
The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus 4th degree Bishop Charles P Greco Assembly 2147 held their installation of officers for the 2014-2015 Columbian year on Tuesday September 9th at the Knights of Columbus Hall. The Installation of Officers ceremony was run by Master Chester B. Kulak and Father J. Maciej Melaniuk of Our Lady of Czestochowa Church Father Michael J. McGivney founded the Knights of Columbus as a fraternal benefit society at a time in the United States when Catholic immigrants were being forced to renounce their Faith in order to earn a livelihood for their families.
This September, the new Corner Bakery Cafe in South Plainfield proudly announces its partnership with Share Our Strength's Dine Out For No Kid Hungry to help end childhood hunger in America. Through the end of September, Corner Bakery Cafe will offer sweet rewards to South Plainfield area guests who contribute to the cause.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ Mayor Matthew P. Anesh and members of the Borough Council presented the 2014 Summer Interns with recognition plaques at Monday's Borough Council meeting. South Plainfield had a record number of 13 interns this summer.
The team of Chrissy Buteas for mayor and Joe Lambert and Joseph Sorrentino for council said voters they speak to want action on matters that impact their daily quality of life -- specifically traffic and public safety -- and are becoming increasingly turned off by the Republicans continued negative attacks and politics of personal destruction. "As we walk door-to-door across the borough, we hear voters' frustrations that our opponents are ignoring the quality of life issues they really care about," said Buteas.
The South Plainfield Clean Communities Advisory Board will sponsor a targeted public lands cleanup on Saturday, October 11. Metuchen Road runs past industry and the woods of the Dismal Swamp. It has a long history as an illegal dumping ground.
PLAINFIELD, NJ Smoke poured from the windows of a home on Sandford Avenue just north of Front Street in Plainfield this afternoon around 3 p.m., with fire apparatus from three towns and the Union County EMS responding. There were no injuries.
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