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Scotch Plains, New Jersey is located in Union County. Zip codes in Scotch Plains, NJ include 07076. The median home price in Scotch Plains is $495,000 which is roughly $243/per square foot. More Scotch Plains information.

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5 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

Zounds Hears the Plight of Veterans in Need of Hearing Aids

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ Amid reports of significant delays by the Department of Veterans Affairs in providing medical services to its constituents, one local business is stepping up to help fill a specific need: hearing aids.

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11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Power during Sandy sparked a whole new business, Pete's Place at Yogoccino

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - While most of the area was suffering from a lack of power during and after Superstorm Sandy, one spot in the township had power - Yogoccino.

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17 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Union County Senior Art Show winners exhibit at Freeholders Gallery in Elizabeth

Molly Brown of Rahway receives congratulations from Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Linda Carter at the 2014 Union County Senior Citizens Art Show for her award-winning acrylic painting.

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22 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Edison woman charged with marijuana possession in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS - Lisa M. Colburn, 35, of Edison was charged on July 16 with possession of marijuana after being stopped for a motor vehicle violation by Patrolman B. Belford, police said.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Plainfield detectives, FBI agents make attempted-murder arrest after three-week search for...

PLAINFIELD - Detectives and FBI agents ended a three-week search Wednesday when they arrested a 33-year-old city resident for allegedly shooting a man outside a nightclub last month.

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The Jersey Journal

Power-up math skills at Scotch Plains Library workshops

Certified public school teacher Assia Moran will lead two free three-part workshops for rising seventh to ninth grade students this August.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Rita Gigante, the Godfather's Daughter to appear at the Scotch Plains Public Library

The Godfather's Daughter, Rita Gigante, will appear at Scotch Plains Public Library on Thursday, August 7 at 7 p.m. Rita Gigante is an inspirational speaker, writer and expert on healing and the power of forgiveness.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Driver in Scotch Plains/Westfield Lamberts Mill Road Accident Charged with Careless Driving

WESTFIELD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - An accident on Lamberts Mill Road Tuesday night occurred when a white Hyundai traveling south on Lamberts Mill Road crossed into the northbound lane and struck another vehicle, according to Captain Scott Rodger of the Westfield Police Department.

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The Jersey Journal

Household hazardous waste collection is Aug. 2 in Scotch Plains

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will sponsor a Household Special Waste Collection event on Saturday, Aug. 2, so Union County residents can get rid of outdated or unwanted household chemicals, mercury thermostats, propane tanks, and automobile tires in an environmentally safe manner.

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The Jersey Journal

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains offering new membership options

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains announced that it has revised its membership categories to make joining the synagogue more affordable for young families whose children are entering its Religious School.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Alternative Press

Camp Yachad in Scotch Plains Mourns Staff Member Lori DiStefano

Staff at Camp Yachad, the day camp at the JCC of Central New Jersey, worked with Westfield-based Imagine, a Center for Coping with Loss, to tell its campers Tuesday of the sudden passing of staff member Lori DiStefano, who worked with first-graders there.

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The Alternative Press

Lamberts Mill Road Reopened After Accident

Lamberts Mill Road on the Westfield-Scotch Plains border has reopened after being closed for an hour following an accident on Tuesday evening.

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Borough fills its police roster

Newly hired Police Officer Saul Gutierrez was placed on the borough payroll at a starting salary of $25,000, effective July 18, following his appointment by the local governing body on July 15. He becomes the ninth member of the East Newark Police Department and he'll be taking the slot being vacated by Officer Anthony Espaillat, who is leaving the ... (more)

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The Jersey Journal

Hellenic Therapy in Scotch Plains on recovering from addiction

Marie Sikoutris DiIorio Hellenic Therapy Center You don't recover from an addiction by stopping use.

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The Jersey Journal

Scotch Plains Police report several thefts from parked vehicles

On July 17, a resident from Clydesdale Road reported the theft sometime overnight of a purse from her unlocked vehicle, police said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Courier News

Luxury home being built in Scotch PlainsLuxury home being built in...

Luxury home being built in Scotch Plains This 4,800-square-foot home offers five bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths and a gourmet kitchen Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rw5ke7 The two-story foyer features hardwood floors, a wrought-iron staircase, coffered ceilings and access to the two-story family room.

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The Jersey Journal

Scotch Plains Library to host author of 'The Godfather's Daughter'

The Godfather's Daughter, Rita Gigante to appear at Scotch Plains Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. Rita Gigante is an inspirational speaker, writer and expert on healing and the power of forgiveness.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Alternative Press

Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood Receives Synagogue Challenge Grant

Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood, NJ, is one of only five congregations in the Greater MetroWest region to be awarded a Synagogue Challenge Grant for installing an audio induction loop in its newly constructed building, allowing individuals with partial hearing loss to have better access to services and programs.

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The Alternative Press

Summer Concert Sights and Sounds

July 17th was the second of five Thursday nights where Scotch Plains offers free music, foods and drinks on the Village Green.

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Courier News

LETTER: Start enjoying Wi-Fi at Union County parksLETTER: Start...

LETTER: Start enjoying Wi-Fi at Union County parks Free service now available at several parks, along with other upgrades Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rv2E0h The Union County Department of Parks and Community Renewal, in collaboration with the Master Gardeners of Union County, is offering a six-week horticulture ... (more)

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