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DeFilippo Resigns as UCIA Head, County Democratic Chair


Cranford Residents Object to WF’s Sunnyside Development 
BOE Honors Jacqueline Riley with Philhower Award
Rec. Panel to Consider No Smoking/No Tobacco Policy
Officials, Ministers Speak At Forum on Gun Violence

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
SP Mayor Says No Added Library Funding Available
Lee Kish Airlifted to University of Pennsylvania Hospital
FW Council Addresses Affordable Housing Needs
Rep. Holt is Guest Speaker At FW-SP Rotary Luncheon

MS Council Adopts Budget, Discusses Energy Initiative

County Looks to Rescind Birdsall, PMK Contracts
Local Primaries on Tap for WF, GW, County

Mothers Have Profound Influence On Their Families and Society
DEMs Need to Pick Legitimate Leader to Replace DeFilippo

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TOO CLOSE TO CALL FROM HERE...Cougar base runner Andrew DiFrancesco and Viking third baseman TJ Hartnett get involved in an extremely close call during the fourth inning. DiFrancesco was ruled safe and later scored in the Union County Tournament quarterfinal at Cranford.

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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Olympus on My Mind: It’s ‘Heaven on Earth’ for WCP’ Latest Show
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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Coffee with Conscience: Season Concludes with Ice Cream Social
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Ceramics Displayed: WF School District Art Show Open to Public
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CAST OF CHARACTERS...Frank Chupko of Scotch Plains takes a break from reading The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times alongside Shrek, Fiona and family at the Suzuki Beach Hotel while vacationing recently in the Philippines.

The Week In Sports: dot.jpg (865 bytes) Photos dot.jpg (865 bytes) Raider Girls Capture Crown, Blue Devils 3rd at UC Relays; Baseball Blue Devils Hold Off Raiders in UCT Semifinal; Cougar Nine Nip Vikings In 11-Inning ‘Game of Inches’; Raider Lax Girls Overwhelm Cougar Ladies in UCT; Blue Devils’ 4 Runs in Second Sink Raider Baseballers; Raiders Tame Tigers In UCT Quarterfinals; Viking Boys Win Big, Devils Tie for 2nd at County Relays; Blue Devils’ Aggressiveness Stuns Softball Crusaders...more

See all 2013-05-15 Fanwood - Memorial Day Concert; Sunday May 26; 6:30 8:30 PM; North Avenue Train Station Lawn in Fanwood; The Westfield Memorial Band will perform a program of patriotic tunes, and readings will be given by three war veterans. The event is
See all 2013-05-15 Haddonfield - Jeff Kasko, a Westfield HS graduate and former town resident was the top vote getter in Haddonfield's election for commissioner. The candidate with the most votes is traditionally named Mayor. 1368627378
See all 2013-05-09 Westfield - The Westfield Historical Society is hosting Tea for Three on June 1 from 3 - 4:30 pm. at the Reeve house, 314 Mountain Avenue, Westfield. Girls in grades k- 5 along with their favorite doll or teddy bear and mother, grandmother
See all 2013-05-09 Daniel Wickens of Westfield was named on the Spring 2013 Deans List for the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh. Daniel has just completed his sophomore year at Pitt where he is pursuing a double major in Environme
See all 2013-05-07 Clark - Kick off summer at the St. Agnes Festival on Saturday, June 1, from 10 to 4 at St. Agnes Church, 342 Madison Hill Road. Inflatable rides, petting zoo, pony rides, arts & crafts, games, food, live entertainment and more! Admission i
See all 2013-05-06 Department of Environmental Protection has approved Clean Communities Grants for District 21: CHATHAM BORO $14,753.21: LONG HILL TWP $19,045.68: BERNARDS TWP $52,077.73: FAR HILLS BORO $4,000.00: WARREN TWP $36,907.62: WATCHUNG BORO $13,38
See all 2013-05-06 Westfield - The Westfield Historical Society Annual Dinner will be held on May 22, 2013 at Echo Lake Country Club. 5:30 pm Annual Meeting, 6:00 pm Cocktails, and 7:00 pm Dinner. 50/50 Cash Raffle and a silent auction for a round of golf fo
See all 2013-05-02 Mountainside - There was a black bear sighting this morning along Coles Ave which went back into the reservation. Residents are reminded to to keep garbage cans covered. If you see a bear remain indoors and notify the police. Do not attemp
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