Cranford Names New Township Administrator

CRANFORD – The township has named Terrance Wall as its new administrator, replacing Joe Hartnett who resigned earlier this year due to philosophical differences about how Cranford should be managed, accord to a report from the Cranford Patch.

Westfield Area Y Preschoolers Enjoy Fall Fun

Westfield Area Y’s teacher, Mrs. Wendel’s Fun for Fours afternoon class.

WESTFIELD — The Westfield Area Y’s Fun for Fours and More for Fours preschool classes from both Westfield and Cranford preschool locations recently took a joint trip together to Williams Nursery in Westfield and celebrate the beauty of the season.

Metropolitan Klezmer To Perform At Union County College

Metropolitan Klezmer: (standing) Melissa Fogarty, Karen Waltuch, Pam Fleming, Reut Regev, Dave Hofstra, Debra Kreisberg (seated) Ismail Butera, Eve Sicular (photo credit: Hank Gans)

CRANFORD – The public is invited to come to Union County College’s Cranford campus at noon on Friday, Nov. 8, to enjoy a free concert of Yiddish music. Metropolitan Klezmer will perform in the Roy Smith Theater. A question and answer period will follow their performance.

Romola’s Seafood & Grille In Cranford

Romola’s Seafood & Grille in Cranford (via Jersey Bites) Downtown Cranford is becoming quite the culinary destination. Romola’s Seafood & Grille has joined the ranks of high-end gems like Pairings and A Toute Heure  (Centennial Village area).  The restaurant is the joint effort of…

Cranford Blood Donors Meet Patient They Helped Save

CRANFORD — Ariel Fishman, who needed 70 pints of blood after he lost both legs in a taxi accident, met several of the blood donors who saved his life at an event sponsored by New York Blood Center (NYBC). Two of those donors were from Cranford.

Cranford Hosts Program On NJ’s Contributions To Movies & TV

Thomas Edison's Black Maria Studio

CRANFORD—Photographer, author, and publisher Walter Choroszewski will celebrate New Jersey’s historic contributions to American cinema and television—from Edison’s Black Maria Studio to the many Jersey-born artists who starred on the big and little screens—on Monday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center.

Union County College Hosts Basketball Tip Off Classic Tournament


CRANFORD — This weekend, Saturday, Nov. 2 and Sunday, Nov. 3, the Union County College Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tip Off Classic Tournament will be held in the gym at the college’s Cranford campus, located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.