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Plainfield, New Jersey is located in Union County. Zip codes in Plainfield, NJ include 07063, 07062, and 07060. The median home price in Plainfield is $169,000 which is roughly $118/per square foot. More Plainfield information.

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14 hrs ago | Courier News

Plainfield man, 20, charged with sexually assaulting teen, 15

A 20-year-old Plainfield man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl over the past two years.

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16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Scotch Plains resident helps clean up Seidler Field and Bryant School Park in Plainfield

Scotch Plains resident Leon Lubranski, with two AT&T volunteers, was among 40 AT&T local colleagues who recently helped to clean up Seidler Field and Bryant School Park in Plainfield.

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16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

'Suspicious' driver had heroin in motel parking lot, North Plainfield police say

At about 11:46 p.m. on April 15, James A. Ng of Plainfield was seen in the parking lot of the Howard Johnson Motor Lodge at 1025 Route 22 west acting in a suspicious manner, according to a statement from Chief William G. Parenti of the North Plainfield Police.

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17 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Union Club NANBPWC, Inc. announce community awards

The Union County Club of the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc. will highlight Union County residents to receive community service awards.

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21 hrs ago | Courier News

Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce names winners at Mayors Dinner

Nonpartisanship was the rule as the mayors, government officials and economic development leaders of Union County were honored at the 25th Annual Mayors Dinner of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce held Thursday, April 10, at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Courier News

Plainfield fire officials call on chief to resign

Top brass at the Plainfield Fire Division are calling for the ouster of their chief, saying he has caused turmoil in the division and that they have no confidence in his abilities.

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Courier News

Is Plainfield on right track? Mayor details 'first 100 days' in office

Mayor Adrian Mapp on Wednesday marked his first 100 days in office by releasing a report detailing what he describes as "progress made toward accomplishing initiatives outlined at the beginning of his administration."

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The Jersey Journal

Watchung police make four warrent arrests in early April

Charlotte Hancock-Trachtenberg, 40, of Easton, Pa. was arrested during the course of a motor vehicle stop on Route 78 west, at milemaker 40.3 at 7:53 p.m. on April 3. She was traveling 80 miles per hour and tailgating the vehicle in front of her.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

North Plainfield Announces Public Survey and Community Forum for Superintendent Search

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ The North Plainfield Public Schools are asking for the input of the public in their search for candidates to replace retiring Superintendent Marilyn Birnbaum.

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North Plainfield Police Blotter - Simple Assault, Egg Tossing and Pot

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ Below is an edited version of the North Plainfield Police Report issued on April 15, 2014.

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Snow Coming? National Weather Service Says Maybe, Issues Flooding, High Winds, Freeze Alerts

GREEN BROOK, NJ The National Weather Service issued a series of alerts for the Green Brook and North Plainfield area for the overnight hours.

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Plainfield Chamber of Commerce Announces Historic Houses of Worship Tour

The Plainfield Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our upcoming "Plainfield Houses of Worship Tour, A Historical & Architectural Exploration" on Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 10AM to 4PM.

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The Jersey Journal

Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce names winners at 2014 Mayors Dinner

Mayor Joseph Accardi of Roselle Park accepts the Mayor of the Year Award from Charles Smith III, senior director of government and regulatory affairs at Comcast at the 25th Annual Mayors Dinner of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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The Jersey Journal

Plainfield man accused of dragging woman with car, stealing her purse

A Plainfield man has been charged with robbery for allegedly dragging a woman with his car in South Bound Brook earlier this month and stealing her purse.

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The Jersey Journal

North Plainfield cops to run 'sting' on Route 22, seeking drivers using phones

North Plainfield Police will be conducting a roadside sting operation to catch distracted drivers starting at 10 a.m. Thursday on Route 22 east by the new Costco retail center, according to a statement from Chief William G. Parenti of the North Plainfield Police and Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey D. Soriano.

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The Jersey Journal

Watchung police make drunk driving arrests on April 4 and 5

Shawn Connolly, 35, of Mountainside, was stopped by police near the intersection of Bonnie Burn and New Providence roads for making an improper turn at 11:58 a.m. on April 5. After being taken to headquarters, he allegedly refused to submit samples of his breath and did not wish to answer any questions after being read his Miranda warning.

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The Jersey Journal

Glimpse of History: Fresh milk delivered to your door in Metuchen

In "Prominent Families of New Jersey in Two Volumes," published in 1945, it is noted that the dairy farm was founded in 1906 and was "intended as a source of medically pure milk for the communities of northern New Jersey, especially Plainfield."

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains to hold Mitzvah Day

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will hold its first Mitvah Day on Sunday, May 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sponsored by the synagogue's Social Action Committee, Mitzvah Day will attract participants of all ages to perform outreach projects within the local community.

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Freeholders Give Baseball Box Access To Two Local Non-Profits

GREEN BROOK, NJ The Somerset County Freeholders granted 40 local charities access to their private box at TD Bank Ballpark in Bridgewater, including the Green Brook Fire and Emergency Medical Service and Friends of the Carpenter in North Plainfield.

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