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Westfield Planning Board Discusses Upgrades to Stop & Shop Store

Union County 2013 Executive Budget Download


Council Passes Resolution Regarding Gun Violence
WF Rec. Discusses Soccer Fields, Tennis Courts
Franklin Sentenced For 1976 Westfield Murder
WF Zoning Board OKs Kidville on East Broad St.

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
SP Tea Party Head Elected Republican Chairman

Media and Information Comm. Updates MS Council

County Taxes to Rise $19.2 Mil. In $506-Mil. Budget
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

SP Mayor Glover Names People, Firms He Wants to Fulfill Promises
Will New GOP Chairmen Reinvigorate FW, SP Parties?

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DEFINITELY IN A TOUGH SITUATION…Blue Devil Vin DiFilippo, right, pins Rahway Indian Davon Jefferson in 2:28 with a devastating maneuver known as a Spladle in his 145-lb bout. 

Arts & Entertainment
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Public Debut: Martin Sedek Leads The Choral Art Society
dot.jpg (865 bytes) The Dream of the Burning Boy: Cranford Actor/Teacher Directs EVP’s Production
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Popcorn: Hansel and Gretel - Witch Hunters Double, Double Toil and Rubble
dot.jpg (865 bytes) ‘Sweetheart Night’: Poetry Reading Set for February 19
dot.jpg (865 bytes) ‘A Night At The Movies’: WSO’s Perfect Valentine
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Village Outing: Area Piano Students Perform In NYC

New Jersey Artist
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GOODBYE TO THE OLD...Demolition of the former site of The Chippery on South Avenue in Fanwood was completed on Saturday.

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See all 2013-02-13 WESTFIELD - Westfield police were investigating a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident that occurred at around 12:30 p.m. today at North Avenue and Prospect Street in Westfield. The accident occurred in the westbound lane. The victim was a ma
See all 2013-02-12 Westfield Area - Mothers Morning Out - Register for the 2013-14 school year and 2013 Summer Camp! - call 908.232.2084 - see 1360686957
See all 2013-02-11 Area - Now is the time to make plans for summer 2013, and receive $1,000 toward camp tuition at over 150 Jewish sleepaway camps across the U.S. The One Happy Camper grant is awarded to children regardless of income. The Jewish overnight ca
See all 2013-02-10 Area - The region is largely back to normal. Road crews and emergency personnel did an excellent job Friday night and Saturday morning clearing roads and parking lots. The public helped by staying off the roads Saturday. The public spent m
See all 2013-02-09 SCOTCH PLAINS - Early reports appear to confirm that we "weathered" the snowstorm well. Approximately 12 inches of snow fell within our community yesterday evening and over night; presently we have no reports of power outages or downed tre
See all 2013-02-09 SCOTCH PLAINS - Storm Update: With the worst of the snow storm over, our DPW and the County DPW continue to work to clear our streets. The main County roads appear to be very clean. The Scotch Plains DPW has cleared most of the main throug
See all 2013-02-08 SCOTCH PLAINS - The National Weather service has update snow accumulation estimates for Union county to 8 to 12. The Township does not anticipate that the new estimates will pose any increase in the potential for unsafe conditions. I want
See all 2013-02-08 Area - Below is a list of important contacts for your use during the approaching blizzard. If I can be of any assistance to you during the storm, please do not hesitate to contact my legislative office at (908) 232-2073 or asmbramnick@njle
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