Category: The Pride of North Plainfield

Lunch with a Librarian

Last month Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ)’s North Plainfield Memorial Library branch patrons attended the kickoff event to introduce 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, part of the Library’s new SOARING (Supportive Opportunities for Achieving Reading Skills in the

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