Category: Scotch Plains

Drama in Scotch Plains government

by Bruce Paterson Nothing surprises me anymore when it comes to what I not so fondly call Soprano County aka Union County and those connected with it’s government. Last week, I noted one of their tactics, that politicians when caught in…

Blood drives scheduled locally

New Jersey Blood Services is conducting blood drives in our area that are open to the public and scheduled in the near future: Monday, February 1, 2016, Scotch Plains Donor Center, 2279 South Ave, Scotch Plains 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm Wednesday, February 3,…

Stay in touch with elected officials

Many citizens complain about government but only a few ever reach out to elected leaders to let them know what things should be done differently. In a representative democracy, staying in contact with elected officials is as much as responsibility…