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Black Bear Spotted In Westfield, Cranford And Garwood Tranquilized

GARWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A black bear’s roaming has come to an end in Union County.

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The bear was spotted first in Brown Terrace in Cranford before making its way to nearby Garwood. 71 more words


Bookshop spot: seaside shopping

As I sit here in my flat, typing away with rain pouring down the window, it’s hard to believe that only a few hours ago I was in blazing sunshine a short drive away down the coast in the gorgeous seaside town of Hastings.  300 more words


Cat got your collar?

Unsure of how to wear regurgitated lace? Well, Cranford’s Mrs Forrester has the answer. In Chapter 8 of Elizabeth Gaskell’s celebrated novel, Mrs Forrester advises us on how to retrieve a prized piece of lace from the belly of your pet. 576 more words


Fab Find...Fun and Fashionable Spring Jackets!

Though the calendar says February 22, today’s warm weather had me dreaming of springtime! I can’t wait for the days when we shed the winter layers and we require only a light jacket to block the wind or keep us dry.  581 more words


Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell is one of the Victorian authors British readers love the most. She wrote very important social novels like Mary Barton and Ruth… 396 more words

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Miss Matty Jenkyns (Cranford)

“She is a person who longed for marriage and children but never achieved either. I don’t think she’s bitter at all, but I do think she regrets what happened all those years ago – having to turn down someone she loved very much.” ~ Judi Dench on playing Miss Matty Jenkyns in Cranford.

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Team "Remembering Charlotte" Makes Memories at the Cranford, NJ Promise Walk

Larissa Nickson is the team captain of “Remembering Charlotte” with the Cranford, NJ Promise Walk for Preeclampsia. It will be their third year walking in the event in memory of their infant daughter Charlotte, who passed away due to severe preeclampsia. 401 more words