Teenager awarded scholarship from the NJ Sharing Network Foundation

Teenager awarded scholarship from the NJ Sharing Network Foundation

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s Hearts for Emma Partner Fund has awarded a scholarship to Gabriella Giolli of Hillsborough for her passion and dedication to raising awareness of organ and tissue donation. Giolli was presented with her scholarship award at the NJ Sharing Network’s headquarters in New Providence during a private […]

Cranford High School graduates its resilient Class of 2021

Cranford High School graduates its resilient Class of 2021

CRANFORD, NJ — On Tuesday, June 22, the 320 graduates of Cranford High School’s Class of 2021 were cheered on by a crowd of family and friends at the high school’s Memorial Field. Praising the graduates’ accomplishments despite the COVID-19 pandemic, CHS Principal Mark Cantagallo said he wished them nothing but success, adding he wanted […]

Couple from Cranford and West Orange set a wedding date

Couple from Cranford and West Orange set a wedding date

CRANFORD, NJ — Leonard and Barbara Niro, of Cranford, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexa Morgan Niro, to Sean Edward Hector, son of Edward and Betty Hector, of West Orange. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Georgian Court University and is employed by the Franklin Township Board of Education as an […]

Cranford High School hosts Senior Awards Ceremony program

CRANFORD, NJ — Cranford High School Principal Mark Cantagallo congratulated seniors for giving four years of service to their school and striving to do their best academically at the Senior Awards Ceremony on Monday, June 7. “This moment did not come easily. You contributed many hours of effort, hard work and scholarship so that you […]

The Taste of Cranford has an appetite for success

The Taste of Cranford has an appetite for success

CRANFORD, NJ — At the second-ever Taste of Cranford on Tuesday, June 1, residents enjoyed live music at Eastman Plaza, courtesy of Garlic Rose Bistro, and thrilled to the “pay as you go, with sample-sized pricing” event, as 24 restaurants delighted the palates of many, thanks to the efforts of Downtown Cranford and Cranford Community […]

Junior League of Elizabeth–Plainfield names first black president

Junior League of Elizabeth–Plainfield names first black president

CRANFORD, NJ — The Junior League of Elizabeth–Plainfield welcomes its first black president, Kalshelia Lloyd. Lloyd, along with the rest of the 2021-2022 board of directors, will lead the charitable educational organization in its 99th anniversary year. Founded in 1923, the JLEP has a rich tradition of community service in the surrounding Union County area. […]