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NJWA Summer Symphony Orchestra Registers for 2018

NJWA Summer Symphony Orchestra Registers for 2018

          Intergenerational musicians have a fantastic opportunity to share their talents with other musicians and with audience members when they join the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts Summer Symphony.

          Director Janet Lyman has tremendous confidence in this group and enthusiastically commented that “We have a great new crop of Symphony members.  We will be playing a Beethoven and Bizet concert.  Some of the Wednesday Morning Strings members will be joining us this season.  This is going to be the best Summer Symphony ever!”

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Grand Reopening of Kika Stretch Studios in Westfield, June 2

Grand Reopening of Kika Stretch Studios in Westfield, June 2

A teacher’s Cinderella dream comes true in Westfield, NJ!

Dancer/Educator Leilah Robinson always dreamed of owning a business that would fulfill her passion to help people. In 2017 she was asked to train and become stretching coach for KIKA STRETCH STUDIOS by college friend Hakika DuBose Wise, the studios’s owner/founder. After training and learning the technique, she was thrilled to discover how life changing the experience was for clients.

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A Little Rain Couldn't Dampen the Downtown Westfield Pizza Run!

A Little Rain Couldn't Dampen the Downtown Westfield Pizza Run!

The Downtown Westfield Corporation would like to thank the runners and sponsors of the 2018 Downtown Westfield 5K & Pizza Extravaganza.

It was a great night despite some rain! There were 2,017 registered runners and 1,663 finishers.

Congratulations to winner, Kyle Brackman of Madison who finished at 15:34.51!

Click here for race results on Compuscore.com.

Click here for race details, course map, sponsorship opportunities and more.

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Spotlight Drama Camp Announces Mary Poppins as 2018 Musical

Spotlight Drama Camp, a new addition to the NJWA Summer Arts Workshop (formerly known as the Westfield Summer Workshop), is proud to provide students, in grades 6 through 12, the opportunity to sing, dance and act in a full production of Mary Poppins this July 9-27.

The day camp, which will meet on Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, will be held at the First Congregational Church of Westfield, 125 Elmer Street.

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Beauty Promotions in May

Beauty Promotions in May

bluemercury 

It's time for the Spring Beauty Festival at bluemercury! Join bluemercury Westfield for free makeup consultations with your favorite brands' pro makeup artists and refresh your look for spring! This event runs four days, Thursday, May 17 - Sunday, May 20, 2018. Book your appointments with a makeup artist from Hourglass, Laura Mercier, Lune + Astor, NARS and Trish McEvoy. Call now to reserve your spot. 908.233.1100. 82 Elm St. www.bluemercury.com 

Cory Matthews Salon

Men and boys, get to know Cory Matthews Salon! Get $10 off your first visit. 309 South Ave. W., 908.789.8300. www.cory-mathews.com

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The Northside Luxury Apartment Building in Downtown Westfield is Now Renting

The Northside Luxury Apartment Building in Downtown Westfield is Now Renting

 

David Realty Group is proud to bring this amazing, new rental building to market! Welcome to The Northside, featuring 20 brand new luxury apartments in the heart of downtown Westfield. Your front door is steps to the Westfield train station for a quick ride into Manhattan and also steps from the many desirable shops and restaurants in the center of town. One bedroom units range from 733 - 808 sq. ft. Two bedroom units range from 1055 -1170 sq. ft. Apartments feature wood style plank flooring, stainless steel appliances, modern style solid surface countertops, washer/dryer in units, central air, gated ground floor parking, secured building access, 9 ft. ceilings, and terraces (some). Experience suburban living at its finest and enjoy all this superior and lively location has to offer. Make The Northside your new home! THE NORTHSIDE, 411 North Avenue West, Westfield NJ. 

Contact:  David Barbosa, David Realty Group, Cell: 973.296.2709, Work: 908.264.8843. 

Email: dbarbosa@davidrealtygroup.com

Website listing: http://www.davidrealtygroup.com/homes-for-sale/NJ/Westfield_Town/07090/411_North_Ave_W/218_3450371/

Where to Get Flowers, Chocolates & Champagne for Mom

Where to Get Flowers, Chocolates & Champagne for Mom

Mom deserves the best, so why not bring her something special? In addition to gift options, there are plenty of local businesses downtown that offer the important essentials -- flowers, chocolates and champagne -- for making the women in your life feel important. Here are a few of Westfield's key destinations for Mother's Day. Call or stop by one or more of these establishments to be a hero or heroine!

Flowers:

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Mother's Day Dining in Westfield

Mother's Day Dining in Westfield

Looking to make a reservation somewhere special for mom and the family on Mother's Day? There are many delicious dining options in Westfield. Here is a sampling of downtown eateries offering something on that special day. Plan ahead and make your reservations now!

Chez Catherine will be open Sunday, May 13 all day to celebrate Mother's Day with reservations available from 12pm to 6:30pm. Enjoy their prix fixe dinner menu with 3-courses for $70 per person or 4-courses for $85 per person. 431 North Ave. W., 908.654.4011. www.chezcatherine.com 

Limani Seafood Grill is offering their regular menu all day from 12pm to 8pm on Sunday, Mother's Day. BYOB. 235 North Ave., W., 908.233.0052. www.limaniseafood.com  

Mulberry House is having a Mother's Day Brunch Buffet. Join them on Sunday, May 13 with seatings available at 10am, 10:30am, 12pm, 12:30pm, or 2pm. Adults are $40 per person, Children 12 & under $25 per person plus tax & gratuity. 415 Westfield Ave., 908.233.3562. See the menu here: http://mulberryhouserestaurant.com/mothers-day-brunch-buffet-2018 

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Michelle Pierce and Nicole Dossin to Chair 2018 Tour of Notable Homes

Michelle Pierce and Nicole Dossin to Chair 2018 Tour of Notable Homes

The Friends of New Jersey Festival Orchestra, the auxiliary and fund raising arm of the orchestra, has announced the selection of Westfield residents Michelle Pierce and Nicole Dossin as co-chairs of the 34th annual Tour of Notable Homes to be held on Saturday, May 12th from 10am to 3pm.

“The tour is a much-anticipated local tradition when owners of some of the area's finest homes generously throw open their doors to the public,” according to Ms. Pierce.  “There is a wide diversity of outstanding architecture and stylish décor in our community which must be seen to be fully appreciated.”

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Spencer Savings Bank Selects Westfield NJ as Site of New Banking Concept

Spencer Savings Bank Selects Westfield NJ as Site of New Banking Concept

Spencer Savings Bank, a community bank headquartered in Elmwood Park, N.J., has selected Westfield, N.J. as the site for its new, technologically advanced “Financial Center”, a unique combination of a banking center and loan production office.

The Westfield Financial Center will showcase the latest transaction technology to optimize check cashing, deposits, loan payments, and other inquiries. The interactive teller machines allow customers to complete transactions using a remote-controlled, ATM-based kiosk while being virtually guided by a banker. The interactive tellers handle the more routine transactions, allowing on-site bank representatives to assist with new account openings, loan applications, loan closings and questions. The Westfield Financial Center will operate with extended hours of 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. There will also be a 24-hour ATM machine available. In addition to this, Spencer will have three commercial loan officers based in Westfield to help customers with business and commercial loan needs.

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