Category: The Pride of North Plainfield

Adele DeLeeuw Scholarship

A scholarship fund of $1 million was established by the late Adele DeLeeuw to assist needy students in the Plainfield area for their pursuit of post-secondary education. The fund is managed by PNC Advisors (PNC), and is administered by the

Allen Gavilanes Wins Two Major MAAC Awards

Marist men’s soccer freshman Allen Gavilanes (North Plainfield, NJ/St Benedict’s Prep) was named the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference men’s soccer Offensive Player of the Year as well as the MAAC Rookie of the Year as voted by the league’s

Junior Canucks Are “Too Legit to Quit”

On Saturday, November 18th, the North Plainfield Junior Canucks Junior Varsity and Varsity teams celebrated their annual banquet and awards ceremony at the Vermuele center. As in years past the event was filled with lots of good food, music, fun and fanfare. And of course

Santa’s Visit to North Plainfield

North Plainfield families gathered at Vermeule Community Center, 614 Greenbrook Rd., on November 26 to celebrate the start of the holiday season. Santa arrived on a fire truck, with an elf assistant, and stayed to pose for photos with children.