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Plainfield BOE Provides Update on Superintendent Search, PEA Raises Issues with Benefits  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Interim Superintendent Dr. Ronald Bolandi was noticeably absent from Tuesday's Board of Education Work & Study meeting at Plainfield High ...



South Plainfield HS Science Teacher Kathleen Benton Awarded Tenure  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – At the South Plainfield Board of Education's (SPBOE) April 10 meeting, high school science teacher and borough resident Kathleen ...



Plainfield Public Schools Oppose New Charter School Application  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield Public Schools' Interim Superintendent Ronald E. Bolandi recommended on Monday that the Commissioner of Education, Dr.



North Plainfield High School presents The Addams Family  TAPinto.net

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield High School presents The Addams Family. March 28, 29, and 30 at 7pm in the North Plainfield Middle School ...



NJ football: Plainfield names 'proven winner' Sofilkanich head coach  MyCentralJersey.com

Veteran mentor Don Sofilkanich, who has had tremendous success reviving football programs in urban school districts, has been named Plainfield High ...



Scenes from the Plainfield School All City Music & Arts Festival  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ – Over 500 students representing all of the district's schools performed to a filled auditorium of family members, educators and the community at ...



South Plainfield Softball Preview, 2019  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- The South Plainfield High School Tigers softball team is looking to show of its roar and claw its way through its opponents in the ...



NJ baseball: South Plainfield's Guida earns 200th career win  MyCentralJersey.com

South Plainfield's Anthony Guida is now the fifth active coach in the Greater Middlesex Conference to win 200 or more games.



Former South Plainfield recreation director charged with stealing $75K from borough  MyCentralJersey.com

NEW BRUNSWICK - The former South Plainfield recreation director who resigned last month has been charged with stealing more than $75,000 from the ...



Plainfield All City Music & Art Festival on Thursday  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Thursday, March 28th the Plainfield BOE will be presenting an all city music and arts festival. The event, coordinated by Ms. Kathy ...



South Plainfield Middle School Students Inducted into Junior National Honor Society  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Family and friends along with administrators and board of education members recently gathered in the South Plainfield Middle ...



NJ baseball: South Plainfield southpaw Jones stymies East Brunswick  MyCentralJersey.com

After losing nearly 80 innings pitched to graduation, the South Plainfield High School baseball team entered this season looking for a third starter to complement ...



Spotswood Defeats New Brunswick On The Courts  TAPinto.net

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Spotswood High School boys tennis team defeated New Brunswick High School on Wednesday, 5-0. Spotswood doubles teams ...



Serious MVA Causes Injuries and Snarls Traffic  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD , NJ - A serious motor vehicle accident at Durham Ave and Hamilton Blvd has resulted in a number of injuries and has tied up traffic on the ...



South Plainfield HS Students Witness the Dangers of Addiction at Drug Court  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Students from South Plainfield High School (SPHS) recently spent much of their day in court learning about the dangers of addiction ...



Watchung Hills and North Plainfield Students Named 'Unsung Heroes'  TAPinto.net

WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Senior Elizabeth Wood of Gillette and Jeiner Betancourt Quintanilla of North Plainfield High ...



ShotSpotter Alert Leads Plainfield Police to Gunshot Victim  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield Police responded to a ShotSpotter alert on Saturday afternoon on the 300 block of Grant Avenue, according to a release.



Zach DelVecchio Commits to Rutgers  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- South Plainfield High School senior Zachary DelVecchio won't have to go far to wrestle in college.



US Army recruiting takes Sterling from Plainfield to Pennsylvania  NJ TODAY

A Plainfield native has been stationed as a U.S. Army recruiter with the recruiting center in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Army Staff Sgt. Joseph D. Sterling has ...



State of the City Address, 2019  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Thursday, March 21, 2019, the City of Plainfield will hold its Annual State of the City Address. Mayor Adrian O. Mapp, Members of the City ...



South Plainfield HS Comp Cheer Team Recognized by Mayor, Council  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – At a borough council meeting March 18, the South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Competition Cheer Team was recognized, the ...



Plainfield Police Advise of South Ave Closures  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - An advisory from Plainfield Police Division notes that South Ave. will be closed from Berkman St. to Leland Ave. weekdays over the next ...



Save the Date: Plainfield Rescue Squad Invites You to 'Coffee with First Responders'  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ -The Plainfield Rescue Squad invites you to Coffee with First Responders at The Coffee Box on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m..



Democrats Unanimously Endorse Jon Dean and Sandy Doyon for Borough Council  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Democratic Committee has unanimously endorsed Councilman Jon Dean for re-election and Sandy Doyon as ...



Plainfield Students, Teacher Recognized at Tuesday's BOE Meeting  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield's Board of Education meeting on Tuesday featured presentations recognizing students and a teacher at Maxson Middle School.



Plainfield's Mayor Mapp Delivers State of the City Address: Smarter, Safer, Stronger  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Mayor Adrian Mapp delivered his State of the City address to the residents of Plainfield on Thursday, weaving stories of why he chose public ...



Wawa Receives Preliminary Site Plan Approval for Plainfield South Ave East Location  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Almost 100 residents and business owners turned out on Wednesday to voice their opposition to a proposal that was before Plainfield's ...



Plainfield's Dairy Queen Preparing for First Bike Giveaway of 2019  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Save the date! Dairy Queen in Plainfield is preparing for its first bike giveaway of the year on Saturday, April 27. The event is rain or shine.



Possible Homicide in Green Brook Park  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Plainfield has just received reports of a potential homicide in Green Brook Park. According to the Union County Prosecutor's Office, ...



NJ to Lower Flags for Westfield High School Principal Who Died in Selfless Act  TAPinto.net

WESTFIELD, NJ – Across the state, flags will fly at half-staff on Monday in honor of the Westfield High School Principal, who died from complications that ...



South Plainfield Library Offers Year Round Programs, Services for Special Needs Patrons  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – April is Autism Awareness Month and, throughout the borough, schools and organizations are holding efforts designed to promote ...



South Plainfield PBA Local 100 to Host 'An Evening With Marcus Luttrell'  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, author of the bestselling book Lone Survivor, will hold a book signing and speaking engagement ...



Plainfield Week in Review: Residents vs. Wawa, New PHS Football Coach, and more  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Did you miss any of this week's top news stories on TAPinto Plainfield? Click on the headlines to catch up. Union County Freeholders: Poll ...



Young Barrel Racer Sets Eye On Goal And Achieves It  TAPinto.net

STONE TAVERN, N.J. — At the start of the barrel racing series at the Horse Park Of New Jersey, Mary Diaz set a goal — to win the fancy buckle that goes to the ...



NJ student news: Dunellen students perform in recorder and choir concert  MyCentralJersey.com

Third-grade students at Faber School celebrated Music in Our Schools Month by having their recorder and choir concert on Tuesday, March 26. The focus of the ...



Anti-Defamation League Expresses 'Deep Concern' Over Repeated Hate Symbol Incidents in Summit Schools  TAPinto.net

NEW YORK, NY - Responding to media reports -- including an April 15 report from TAPinto Summit -- that detailed the discovery of another hate symbol in a ...



Mayor and Council Meeting April 1st  TAPinto.net

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NJ students: Shoe drive held at Hillsborough Middle School  MyCentralJersey.com

The STAR (Students Together Achieving Respect) student organization at Hillsborough Middle School turned Tuesdays during the month of January into ...



Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Wednesday, March 27  MyCentralJersey.com

Somerset County Park Commission Tennis Courts on Garretson Road in Bridgewater and at Colonial Park in the Somerset section of Franklin Township open ...



Improved Temperatures and Welcoming of Spring Means let's Play Softball  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Pitt Street Park will be the home to the South Plainfield Ponytail travel teams in which some age groups began their spring season last ...



Saint Joseph High Schools Hosts 24th Annual Brother Bernardine S.C. Golf Classic  TAPinto.net

METUCHEN, NJ - The 24th Annual Brother Bernardine, S.C. Memorial Golf Classic, a charity event that is one of Saint Joseph High School's biggest fundraisers, ...



Plainfield High School valedictorian and others benefit from Kean's instant admission process  MyCentralJersey.com

Eduardo Flores, valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Plainfield High School, was admitted to Kean University in January as part of the Union-based university's ...



Hiring Event at Plainfield High School on Jan. 24  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A hiring event with Sky Zone of South Plainfield will be held in the College & Career Readiness Room at Plainfield High School.



Plainfield Board of Education president: 'It's a new day'  MyCentralJersey.com

Plainfield school board president Richard Wyatt says the school district will be transformed in 2019.



Police Investigating Threat on South Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – There is an increased police presence at South Plainfield High School today due a report of a possible threat.



Ribbon Cutting, Rededication Ceremony of Victor B. Liske Pool Held at Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A rededication ceremony was held on Tuesday at Plainfield High School's pool named for Victor B. Liske. According to Athletic Director John ...



Gastro Virus Wreaks Havoc on Attendance at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School and Other Nearby Schools  TAPinto.net

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- A nasty gastro virus at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School has caused a dramatic drop in attendance and caused the ...



South Plainfield High School's Fall Athletes Recognized  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield High School athletes were recognized for their achievements in fall sports during the board of education's Jan.



NJ football: South Plainfield seniors end career with win over North Plainfield  MyCentralJersey.com

South Plainfield High School football team posted the most lopsided victory in the longtime series with rival North Plainfield.



NJSCA Announces 2019 “Counselor Of The County” Awards Recipients  TAPinto.net

Ewing, NJ. –On Friday, March 22, 2019 NJSCA honored school counselors from the different counties within the State of New Jersey at the annual “Counselor of ...



These HS coaches saw the potential. Now, their wrestlers are NCAA champions  NJ.com

New Jersey dominated the NCAA Wrestling Championships.



Plainfield High School Awarded Grant to Expand School Breakfast Program  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Beatris Perdomo, an 11th grader at Plainfield High School, and Maschio's food *service* staff member Sandra Bailey were among the first to ...



Celebrate National Barbershop Quartet Day with Deke Sharon Mentoring New Jersey's Next Generation of Singers  TAPinto.net

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Jets and Gatorade Name Gary Cassio of South Plainfield High School Coach of the Week  newyorkjets.com

The New York Jets have named Gary Cassio of South Plainfield High School in South Plainfield, NJ this week's recipient of the New York Jets High School ...



NJ wrestling: Plainfield advances 4 wrestlers at Region IV  MyCentralJersey.com

The Plainfield wrestling team has four wrestlers into the Region IV quarterfinals.



South Plainfield High School Seniors Honored Before Tiger Football Game  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - On the evening of October 19th, seniors of the South Plainfield High School Football Team, Cheerleaders and Marching Band were ...



Brick, N.J. Equestrian Earns NCEA All America Honors  TAPinto.net

BRICK, N.J. — When the National Collegiate Equestrian Association announced its Ariat All-America Teams Madison Day of Brick, N.J. was listed as honorable ...



BOOM! Zach DelVecchio Commits to Rutgers Wrestling  On The Banks

DelVecchio finished as 220 pound NJ State Champion, No. 9 in Country.



NJ wrestling: Plainfield off to hot start with high UCT finish, win over Linden  MyCentralJersey.com

In the hallways between classes, Will Dodd often gets stopped and high-fived. People simply want to talk wrestling with the Plainfield High School coach. Yes ...



Cranford High School Golfer Johnny Bush Running Fundraiser for Special Needs Community  TAPinto.net

CRANFORD, NJ - On Monday, April 8, Cranford senior and Campbell-bound Johnny Bush is utilizing his talents on the course and giving back to a worthy cause ...



South Plainfield High School's DECA Chapter Inducts Members  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - South Plainfield High School's DECA Chapter held their 2018 Induction Ceremony and Installation of Officers and Executive Board on the ...



South Plainfield High School STEM Lab Dedicated in Carol Byrne's Honor  TAPinto.net

The South Plainfield High School's new state-of-the-art STEM lab was officially dedicated Sept. 12 in honor of Carol Byrne, a former resident and longtime ...



Spring Sports Preview for Saint Joseph HS  TAPinto.net

METUCHEN, NJ - Spring sports practices are in full swing with lots to look forward to this season at Saint Joseph High School. Here is an overview of this year's ...



Plainfield installs thousands of solar panels on middle school  MyCentralJersey.com

PLAINFIELD - Thousands of solar panels have been installed at Hubbard Middle School as the city's school district aims to save money on electric bills.



South Plainfield High School Marching Band Awarded First Place in Competition  TAPinto.net

SAYREVILLE, NJ - The South Plainfield High School Marching Band won first place this past weekend in the Tournament of Bands Marching Band Competition ...



South Plainfield High School football 2018 season preview package  MyCentralJersey.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: Sprinkled throughout this preview package, readers can find MyCentralJersey.com football analyst Marcus Borden's video interviews with ...



Plainfield High School Students Receive 'Instant Admissions' from Kean University  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - For Eduardo Flores, Valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Plainfield High School, being admitted to Kean University on Monday as part of the ...



Disney World Features Performances By South Plainfield High School Music Students  TAPinto.net

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - On the morning of November 28th, 101 music students from South Plainfield High School boarded charter buses bound for Newark ...



Wardlaw+Hartridge Names New Boys' Basketball Coach  TAPinto.net

EDISON, NJ -- Brendan Wagner has worked his way through the ranks, coaching athletes in various sports at different levels for the past six years at The ...



South Plainfield High School Competition Cheer Team Wins Snow Globe Championship  TAPinto.net

MONTVILLE, NJ - The South Plainfield High School Competition Cheerleading Team participated in the Snow Globe Championships in Montville on Saturday, ...



Plainfield High School Students Attend International Women's Day Event  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Students from Plainfield High Schools attended a celebration of International Women's Day, sponsored by the Schools Development Authority ...



Steve Johnston Named South Plainfield High School Varsity Wrestling Coach  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Steve Johnston was approved by the school board on Wednesday evening to be the new South Plainfield High School varsity ...



Fine Arts For a Fine Cause Helps Student Leaders Soar  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Saturday, March 30th New Covenant Christian, Inc., will be hosting Fine Arts For A Fine Cause from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the historic Crescent ...



Plainfield High School teams celebrate division wins in three sports  MyCentralJersey.com

Student and school news from Hunterdon and Somerset counties and beyond.



Plainfield Public Schools Class of 2018 for High School, PAAAS and Barack Obama Academy  MyCentralJersey.com

Plainfield Public Schools graduated more than 440 students at June 25 ceremonies for Barack Obama Academy for the Academic & Civic Development, ...



Plainfield releases details on new Woodland Elementary School  MyCentralJersey.com

Students and community members were given the opportunity to discuss the development of a new elementary school in Plainfield on Thursday night.



South Plainfield Middle School Students Spread Holiday Cheer at Annual Winter Concert  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The sounds of the season filled the halls of South Plainfield Middle School on December 12th for the Annual Winter Music Concert.



South Plainfield High School: Character the Key for 2018 Graduates  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- Just like a single word can have multiple meanings, the South Plainfield High School Class of 2018 is much of the same. Principal ...



NJ wrestling: South Plainfield highlights GMC state tournament performance with four quarterfinalists  MyCentralJersey.com

Four of the nine wrestlers from South Plainfield High School who arrived at the 86th annual NJSIAA Individual Championships in style continued their drive for a ...



Plainfield: Learn More About New Woodland Elementary School  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - An open house event is being held by the State of New Jersey Schools Development Authority to inform the community about the new ...



Plainfield School Board Candidate 2018: Who is Harry M. Watson Jr.?  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Plainfield is profiling the candidates running for the Board of Education in the General Election on Nov. 6. All of the candidates were ...



Undefeated South Plainfield Comp Cheer Team Makes History Heading into States This Weekend  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Competition Cheerleading Team on Feb. 10 completed its 2019 season undefeated for the ...



South Plainfield Comp Cheer Concludes Historic Undefeated Season With State Championship Wins  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Competition Cheer team are, following a win in Trenton on Saturday, the best in the state.



NJ Softball: Opening day GMC roundup April 1  MyCentralJersey.com

Click here for GMC softball results on opening day across New Jersey.



NJ wrestling: After winning 16th sectional title, South Plainfield focuses on group crown  MyCentralJersey.com

With its ultimate goal perennially being to win a state title, the South Plainfield High School wrestling team traditionally does not celebrate after winning a ...



Franklin Township: Tour de Franklin Charity Bike Ride Less than Two Weeks Away  TAPinto.net

SOMERSET, NJ - Hundreds of cyclists from around the area are expected to help fight hunger in the 30th edition of what has become a community tradition, the ...



Plainfield School Board Candidate 2018: Who is Richard Wyatt?  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Plainfield is profiling candidates who are running for the Board of Education in the General Election on Nov. 6. All of the candidates ...



Planning Board Hears Testimonies from South Plainfield School District Experts  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Planning Board on Feb. 26 continued its series of hearings on the proposed residential development of 1111 ...



Black History Month: Plainfield Public Schools Black History Committee Invites Community to Event  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Public Schools Black History Committee will feature a movie and discussion period with community leaders and students to ...



Plainfield High School student-playwright Jonathan L. Price takes to the stage to tell story of change  MyCentralJersey.com

Student-playwright Jonathan L. Price performed in a production of his own inspiration, “Pulse,” a play about a young man trying to break away from his past, ...



North Plainfield High School Class of 2018  MyCentralJersey.com

Graduation exercises for the Class of 2018 at North Plainfield High School were conducted on Wednesday, June 20, at Krausche Field. The class valedictorian ...



Input Session Details Process for Plainfield Superintendent Search  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Only around thirty community members turned out for the input session run by search consultant Gwen H. Thornton of the New Jersey School ...



Council Recognizes Plainfield Wrestling Team, Residents for Women's History Month  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Prior to Mayor Adrian Mapp's withdrawal of an ordinance that would have placed the responsibility for layoffs of civil servants in the hands of ...



Plainfield Battle of the Bands on Saturday  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Friends and Families of the Plainfield Bands will present their inaugural Battle of the Bands event on Saturday, and you're invited. All of the ...



Murphy Releases New Plan to Make College More Affordable and Accessible  TAPinto.net

NEWARK, NJ - While in high school, John-Anthony Arroyo flunked freshman English and consistently ranked in the bottom third of his class. He was lost and did ...



Allies Honor Black History Month in North Plainfield  InsiderNJ

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – On Sunday, February 17 Councilwoman Keiona Miller hosted the 3rd Annual North Plainfield Community Black History Month ...



Plainfield School Board Candidate 2018: Who is John Campbell?  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Plainfield is profiling candidates who are running for the Board of Education in the General Election on Nov. 6. All of the candidates ...



South Plainfield recreation director resigns as pool referendum looms  MyCentralJersey.com

Kevin Hughes, the South Plainfield recreation director, has resigned and an interim director has been placed in the position.



7th Annual South Plainfield Model United Nation Conference  TAPinto.net

The South Plainfield High School Model United Nations club tackled challenge after challenge over the course of more than 12 hours of heated debate at the ...



Plainfield Vikings Heading to Nationals  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Vikings, made up of local youth ranging from 5 to 18 years, are proud to announce that its cheer, dance and step teams have ...



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