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August 27, 2015
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70-Unit Apartment and Affordable Housing Approved by Planning Board

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Downtown Consultant Decision Expected By September
Downtown SP Flooded During Storm
FW Police Deliver Baby Girl

Mountainside
Future With Gov. Liv. HS Dominates MS BOE Meeting

Cranford
Parents, Students Rally to Support CF Teacher of Yr.
Board OKs Subdivision Opposed By Residents

Garwood
Politics Ignites Over Facebook Use at GW Council Meeting
Quigley Says Lincoln Will Not Add 3rd, Grade 2 Class

Regional
Corizon Replaced As Jail Healthcare Provider By CFG

Editorial
Summer May Be Winding Down, But Autumn Has Much to Offer
Shared Services Welcomed Until Specifics Are Discussed 

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Sports

CATCH THE THROW...Liberty Lighting first baseman Harry Semple prepares to catch the throw as Roselle American Legion runner Ed Kushner sprints down the line in the first inning at Memorial 2 Field in Linden on August 20.

Education
Helping Hand - Westfield's Meghan Dunn Commits to Teach Low Income Students

Exceptional - Westfield MSMA Student Earns Top ACT Score

Startup School - Chamber to Mentor Young Entrepreneurs
Hats Off Grad - Westfield Native John Allen Graduates Bates College
Top Students - DelVal Announces Spring Dean's List
Arts & Entertainment
World-Wide Crisis - Miss Union County Wants to Educate All on Human Trafficking

Lifetime Commitment -Music Teacher Tom Pedas to be Inducted into NJACT Hall of Fame

Fall Production - Auditions Announced For An Evening of Short Plays
Proudly Present - Celebration Singers Announce New Director
Community

STRANDED...The flood at the intersection of Route 22 and Park Avenue in Scotch Plains from the deluge last Wednesday stopped traffic for hours.

Week in Sports High School Teams Gearing Up For Exciting Fall Sports Season; Roselle Am. Legion Turns Out Liberty Lighting’s Lights; St. George Bumps St. Vincent From St. Bart’s Playoffs; Raider Soccer Boys Decent In Depth and Long on Height; St. Joes Top St. John Paul II In St. Bart’s Playoffs; Top Line’s 2-Run 8th Shelves Awnings to Even Series

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2015-09-02 Fanwood - LaGrande Avenue motorists will face closures this week and next to allow for repaving of the street. On Thursday, Sept. 3, and Friday, Sept. 4, portions of LaGrande Avenue between Terrill Road and South Avenue will be closed from
See all 2015-09-01 Scotch Plains - The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Marching Band will host their 17th Annual Marching Band Festival on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 5:30 pm. at SPFHS Varsity Field. The 180-member SPFHS Raider Marching Band will perform their 201
See all 2015-09-01 Westfield - Town of Westfield 425 East Broad St., Commemoration Ceremony 14th Anniversary of 9/11 - We will never forget Friday 6:30 P.M. September 11, 2015 at the September 11th Memorial Site North Avenue at East Broad Street (rain or shi
See all 2015-08-31 Westfield - For tickets to witness Pope Francis' visit to U.S. Capitol, Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that his office is accepting requests from residents of New Jerseys Seventh Congressional District for tickets to tak
See all 2015-08-31 Westfield - Westfield Rainbows is a free support organization fostering emotional healing among children and their parents who are adjusting to a life-altering event due to death, divorce, separation, illness or other painful transition. T
See all 2015-08-31 Westfield - Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick will begin an election tour after Labor Day. The tour theme will be Democrats have been in control of the Assembly for 13 years: 13 years of higher taxes. During their control of the Asse
See all 2015-08-31 Summit - The project to replace handicapped ramps and repair sidewalks and curbs in downtown Summit that was originally scheduled to begin today will start on Wednesday, September 2 due to other work going on in the downtown along Springfi
See all 2015-08-31 Cranford - The Cranford Recreation & Parks Department would like to remind everyone that registration for fall programs (Session 1) begins on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 9:00am at the Community Center. You may register in-person or onl
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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