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Local Student Joeii Loaiza Travels To Thailand Through Rotary International Exchange Program

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:56:15 GMT

Berkeley Heights resident and 2014 Governor Livingston High School graduate Joeii Loaiza landed in Thailand earlier this month and is already having the time of her life as a Rotary international student exchange program participant.

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Blinking stop sign could help curb accidents at dangerous Berkeley Heights intersection

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:41:05 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Mayor Joe Bruno wants the township to do something this fall about one of the most dangerous intersections in the township.

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Berkeley Heights council delays action on parking problems near high school

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:10:50 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - It looks as though parking around the high school will continue to be a problem for residents of some streets, at least for the next few months.

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Check Your Ticket You May Be the Pick 6 Winner 4.4 Million Winning ...

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:56:28 GMT

The winning ticket to Monday evenings drawing of the New Jersey Lottery Pick 6 Lotto was purchased at the Country Farms Convenience Store located at 378 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights next to Dunkin Donuts.

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Parking by high school police hiring requirements on Berkeley Heights agenda tonight

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:51:58 GMT

There will be a public hearing on an ordinance setting qualifications for the hiring of new police officers.

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Cancer Support Community to Host Survivorship Program for Cancer Patients

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:37:39 GMT

Cancer Support Community Central New Jersey will be hosting three upcoming Cancer Transitions series at three locations for any adult who has completed active treatment for any type of cancer.

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Summit Area YMCA stewards of children trainers interviewed by HomeTowne TV

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 01:27:53 GMT

Summits HomeTowne TV interviewed Tiffany Escott, branch executive at the Berkeley Heights YMCA, and Emily Aprea, vice president and CFO of the Summit Are YMCA, who are leading an initiative at the Y to train adults within the community on how to prevent child sexual abuse.

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Outstanding Citizens To Be Honored At 9th Annual Berkeley Heights Good Scout Award Dinner

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:18:11 GMT

Boy Scouts of America, Patriots Path Council will be honoring local citizens at the 9th Annual Berkeley Heights Good Scout Award Dinner to be held on the evening of Wednesday, October 1, 2014.

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Envoyx27;s gospel Quartet at Mountain Ridge

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:13:27 GMT

Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel is very pleased to host The Envoys Gospel Singing Quartet on Saturday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m. This singing group from Charlotte, North Caroline has been giving concerts throughout the United States and other countries since the late 1960s.

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Primrose School of Berkeley Heights Celebrates Grand Opening A Dream Come True

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:24:58 GMT

Primrose School of Berkeley Heights drew a large crowd for their Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, Aug. 23 at their newly constructed building on Springfield Avenue.

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Attention Berkeley Heights Mayoral Council and Board of Education Candidates

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:27:32 GMT

TAP into Berkeley Heights invites all candidates in Berkeley Heights to submit statements and other content, as well as advertise on TAP into Berkeley Heights.

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New Providence Council to Discuss Changes to Liquor Ordinance Monday Night

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:12:54 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ After more than two years of failed attempts to market a plenary retail liquor consumption license the New Providence Borough Council plans on holding discussions to moderate restrictions of the existing ordinance at Monday nights Borough Council meeting.

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Berkeley Heights urgent care office undergoes major renovation

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:58:29 GMT

The office, at 369 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights, will be fully staffed to treat patients throughout the renovation project, which is expected to be completed by the end of October.

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Berkeley Heights leaf pickup program and schedule

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:48:31 GMT

Curbside pick-up of leaves by the Department of Public Works will be held for eight weeks this fall.

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Primrose School is Open In Berkeley Heights Community Celebration On Saturday Aug. 23

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:24:48 GMT

Primrose School of Berkeley Heights is open and will host a community celebration with ribbon cutting Grand Opening on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at their school located at 260 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights.

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NJ Shelter Helping Save Puppies One Paw At A Time

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:15:53 GMT

Over 30 dogs were recently rescued from high kill shelters down south in Georgia and South Carolina and brought to the Home For Good Dogs shelter in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey to be fostered and cared for.

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Entries sought for New Jersey Photography Forum at the Watchung Arts Center

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:11:03 GMT

Photographers are invited to submit photographs to be considered for exhibition at the 20th Anniversary Gala Juried Photography Exhibit of the New Jersey Photography Forum.

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Dog of the Week Help Fox Find his Forever Home

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:11:08 GMT

Fox is a 4-month old Shepherd & Pharaoh Hound mix. He was found in a high kill animal shelter in Southern Georgia.

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Master Gardeners Host Community Access Unlimited for Fun and Edification

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:47:01 GMT

Pride of accomplishment through horticultural therapy was first and foremost the goal on Saturday, August 16, when the Master Gardeners of Union County hosted members and staff from Community Access Unlimited in their Demonstration Gardens.

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Berkeley Heights Urgent Care Office Undergoing Major Renovation to Better Serve Its Patients

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:34:34 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ eMedical Urgent Care, announced that their office located at 369 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights will undergo a renovation project.

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Waldwicks new superintendent has aspirations for success

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:46:30 GMT

Just 20 days into his new post as superintendent of schools, Dr. Paul Casarico said he has aspirations of turning the district into "the absolute best that [it] can be."

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New Providence Police Blotter

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:41:01 GMT

On August 11, 2014, Cpl. Chad Wilson encountered Altino Correria of Irvington after it was reported that he was attempting to hitch hike on Division Ave. While engaging Mr. Correria, it was discovered that he had an outstanding warrant from the City of Newark for $3000.

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New Providence Foley Square Townhouses Selling Rapidly

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:46:51 GMT

Foley Square, the luxury townhouse complex of 22 units located on South Street just south of the town center, is coming along quickly, as the units are completed and are being sold in short order.

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Overturned car in Summit sends eight to hospitals

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:38:20 GMT

SUMMIT - A single-car accident on Glenside Avenue in Summit sent all eight occupants to local hospitals on Sunday morning, Aug. 17. The car struck a utility pole and overturned.

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First responders 20000 strong

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:54:40 GMT

When the calls for help came that September day in 1934, volunteer first aid squads were still new - and about to face a very real test.

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New Providence Council to Discuss Changes to Liquor Ordinance Monday Night

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:18:17 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ After more than two years of failed attempts to market a plenary retail liquor consumption license the New Providence Borough Council plans on holding discussions to moderate restrictions of the existing ordinance at Monday nights Borough Council meeting.

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New Providence to hold annual street fair Sept. 7

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:25:12 GMT

On Sunday, Sept. 7, the New Providence Business Community is holding its Annual Street Fair.

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Master Gardeners Host Community Access Unlimited for Fun and Edification

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:32:22 GMT

Pride of accomplishment through horticultural therapy was first and foremost the goal on Saturday, August 16, when the Master Gardeners of Union County hosted members and staff from Community Access Unlimited in their Demonstration Gardens.

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History of the symphony orchestra topic of First Wednesday Luncheon in Westfield

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:20:29 GMT

The history of the Symphony Orchestra from the 18th century until now will be the topic of Warren Cohen at the First Wednesday Luncheon of the Westfield Historical Society on Sept.

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Engagement Announcement Alexis Savitt Engaged to Jason Christman

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:47:12 GMT

Mr. and Mrs. Warren Perillo of New Providence, New Jersey are happy to announce the engagement of Anita Perillos daughter, Alexis Savitt to Jason Christman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Christman of Chester, Connecticut.

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Golf outing to benefit 8yearold New Providence boy

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:32:18 GMT

The Summit Elks lodge 1246 will be holding their second annual charity golf outing at Galloping Hill Golf Course on Sept.

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New Providence Ranked in Top 10 High Schools in New Jersey

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:17:43 GMT

New Providence is ranked No. 6. \r\n\t"New Providence again achieves another top 10 rating among all high schools within the state of New Jersey," Councilman Jim Madden told TAP into New Providence.

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Drive for Autism Foundation to Hold Thirteenth Annual Drive for Autism Golf Event

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:12:57 GMT

The Drive for Autism Foundations annual golf event, Drive for Autism XIII, will be held at Royce Brook Golf Club in Hillsborough, New Jersey on September 15, 2014.

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Chatham High No. 1 Ranking More than Academics and Test Scores; Its the Quality of the Person

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:02:08 GMT

Darren Groh , the principal at Chatham High School, believes his school is No. 1 in the latest state-wide rankings by New Jersey Monthly for more reasons than just academics and test scores.

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Four face shoplifting charges in Watchung

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 01:18:37 GMT

Hampton G. Pingley, 29, of Plainfield was arrested at 10:41 p.m. on Aug. 4, at Walmart and charged with shoplifting an Otterbox iPhone case valued at $46.88.

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New Providence Council Addresses Needed Street Repairs Supports IdleFree in School Zones

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:08:51 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ After a harsh winter, a wet spring and summer, borough motorists cant help but notice that many roads are in need of immediate attention.

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Team Sage of Summit seeks participants for Sept. 20 Alzheimers walk

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:54:09 GMT

Team SAGE, led by Ray Eriksen of New Providence and Deanna Butters from SAGE Eldercare in Summit, raised more than $8,000 at last yearaA A s aA A Walk to End AlzheimeraA A s.aA A This year, the walk will be held on Sept.

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New Providence Commerical Property Issued Summons For Delayed South Street Construction

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:13:54 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ Legal proceedings over the failure to complete renovations to a multi-tenant commercial property at the corner of South St. and Springfield Ave. are set to start Property owner New Providence Global Realty was issued a summons by a borough construction official on August 1. Stiff fines for failure to comply with a Planning Board ... (more)

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New Providences Tad Lombardo Becomes a WorldRenowned Chocolatier

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:13:54 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ Growing up in New Providence in an Italian family, Tad Lombardo enjoyed food and cooking from the time he was young.

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Inaugural NJ Sharing Network Team Including Nancy Bird Cycles for Life in Gran Fondo

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 01:45:10 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ To continue to raise awareness about organ and tissue donation in New Jersey, NJ Sharing Network will have its first-ever cycling team in the 2014 Gran Fondo NJ, offering four different rides through scenic northern New Jersey on Sunday, September 7. Elisse Glennon, executive director of the NJ Sharing Network Foundation, said: ... (more)

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