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  • Seven Oak Knoll seniors sign letters of intent to continue field hockey in college
    by editor on Sun, Dec 4th, 2022 at 2:15 pm

    SUMMIT, NJ — Seven members of the Class of 2023 from Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child committed to field hockey competition at the collegiate level by signing national letters of intent, or, in the case of Ivy League institutions, committed to the admissions process, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, National Signing Day. National Signing

  • GWACC to include Clark Business Alliance and related boards
    by editor on Sun, Dec 4th, 2022 at 2:10 pm

    WESTFIELD, NJ — The Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce at its November board of directors meeting approved Darielle Walsh as the board secretary, replacing Ron Bansky, who has sold his business and moved to Long Beach Island. Also, the township of Clark, the Clark Business Alliance and the Irish Business Association were approved as

  • Former Clark councilman petitions for new GSP exit
    by editor on Sun, Dec 4th, 2022 at 2:05 pm

    CLARK, NJ — Former Clark Councilman Bill Caruso said he is trying to establish a townwide petition to reevaluate the need for a new Garden State Parkway exit on Inman Avenue in Colonia, just south of Exit 135. At a recent meeting in Clark, many township residents requested that Caruso take on this project, which

  • UHS hosts its 2022 athletic hall of fame dinner
    by JR Parachini on Sat, Dec 3rd, 2022 at 2:15 pm

    UNION, NJ — The fifth class of the Union High School athletic hall of fame included two doctors, a pediatric-care nurse and a judge among the former Farmer standout athletes who were honored. The fifth induction ceremony of the UHS athletic hall of fame was on Monday, Nov. 21, at the Galloping Hill Inn at

  • Real Estate company completes sales totaling $12.75 million
    by editor on Sat, Dec 3rd, 2022 at 2:10 pm

    LINDEN, NJ — B6 Real Estate Advisors, the New York City–based investment sales and capital advisory brokerage led by industry veteran Paul J. Massey Jr., has announced the sale of four properties encompassing approximately 50,000 square feet across Hudson and Union counties in New Jersey, totaling a value of $12.75 million. “These deals showcase B6’s

  • The magic of the season is coming to Reeves-Reed Arboretum
    by editor on Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022 at 2:15 pm

    SUMMIT, NJ — Reeves-Reed Arboretum, a nonprofit public garden in Summit, will be celebrating the magic of the season with its third annual Festival of Trees: A Multicultural Celebration of the Holidays. On Sunday, Dec. 11, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., children and families are invited to learn about Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas and the

  • Abraham Clark, Westfield football close with holiday wins
    by JR Parachini on Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022 at 2:10 pm

    UNION COUNTY, NJ — Four teams in Union County won eight or more games this season. The first two were David Brearley High School (10-1) and Hillside High School (9-2), which reached state championship games in their sections. The other two were Abraham Clark High School and Westfield High School, which just completed their 2022

  • Summit downtown holiday event schedule released
    by editor on Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022 at 2:05 pm

    SUMMIT, NJ — Thanksgiving is on the way, and the holiday season is just around the corner. This marks the return of family holiday events in Summit, including Celebrate in Summit, Carriages & Carolers, and the HillTop Elf scavenger hunt. Summit VISA gift cards, accepted at more than 100 Summit businesses, are also available. More

  • Holidays with the Flip Side: Improv at Vivid Stage on Dec. 3
    by editor on Thu, Dec 1st, 2022 at 3:15 pm

    SUMMIT, NJ — Vivid Stage, in residence at the Oakes Center, 120 Morris Ave. in Summit, presents a holiday performance by the Flip Side, its house improv team, on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 8 p.m. The Flip Side features Clark Carmichael, Laura Ekstrand, Noreen Farley, Lulu French, Dave Maulbeck, Scott McGowan, Emaline Williams and David

  • Union resident excited about fencing at Wagner College
    by Steve Tober on Thu, Dec 1st, 2022 at 3:10 pm

    UNION, NJ — Alanna Clayton remembers how, as an eighth-grader at Montclair Kimberley Academy, she was simply looking for something new to do during the winter months. Then she discovered fencing. The dedication she developed for the highly disciplined sport has led to new vistas, both in athletics and academics, as her success in fencing