Category: Westfield

Take a train back in time…

The kids will love it…including the ones who haven’t really grown up yet: A train ride and a little history. When 27 historic sites and museums across the county open their doors to the public on October 17 and 18…

Christie files nominations

Governor Chris Christie filed the following nominations with the State Senate. The Governor’s nominations are subject to the advice and consent of the State Senate.Union County Board of Taxation Public Members Nominate for appointment Maureen McLeer Morin, Esq. (Cranford, Union)…

Union County Blood Drives

New Jersey Blood Services is conducting donation drives in our area that are open to the public. The following drives are scheduled in the near future: 8/1/15  Scotch Plains Donor Center, 2279 South Ave, Scotch Plains 8:00 am to 3:00 pm…

Nurses graduate UCC & Trinitas

A class of 46 completed the co-operative nursing program offered through Trinitas School of Nursing and Union County College (UCC) in May. The graduates now hold nursing diplomas and Associate in Science degrees granted at graduation exercises held recently at…

Wardlaw-Hartridge students honored

Upper School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison were honored for their participation and achievement at the Honors Assembly on May 29 in the All-Purpose Room. The program began with a welcome by Rhona Eserner, Upper School Head, and…

Gallery opening first exhibition of 2015

Gallery U Boutique will host the first exhibition of 2015 by members of the Contemporary Art Group (CAG) and all are welcome to an opening reception on Friday, January 9, 2015, from 6-8 PM. Artwork will be on exhibit through February 2, 2015. Participating artists…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…