Since 1890. New Jersey legal newspapers for communities of Union County, Westfield, Mountainside, Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Cranford and Garwood

Newspaper Edition
December 3, 2015
(Archives to 1907)
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Westfield Adult Sch. Mulls Options, Considers If It Should Reopen

DPW Director O’Neil Embarks On Anniversary
WF Adult School Mulls Options, Considers Future

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Rt. 22 Wawa to Get Fifth, Not Last, Hearing Tonight

Pedestrian Plaza Nears Completion In Cranford

‘Everything’ on Table For GW GOP, Nature of Changes Less Defined
Casale Redvelopment Size Based on Housing Mandates

Barnes Tract Vote Set For Dec. 29 Council Meeting

Peyton's Peek at the Week In Politics

How Old Is The Christmas Tree In Westfield, In Your Town?

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ALL ALONE IN THE END ZONE...Tight end Kyle Dombrowski, No. 17, snags a seven-yard touchdown pass early in the 3rd quarter to give the Blue Devils a 14-0 lead over Plainfield in the Annual Thanksgiving Day Classic in Westfield.

Creative Workshops - Westfield Library Schedules Two Creativity Workshops

Read, Write and Speak - Literacy Volunteers Sought For Winter Training

Premature Births - Teens Bring Awareness to Peers at Westfield High 
Book Fair - Franklin School Invites Public for Bagels and Books
Aspiring Poets - Woman’s Club Offers Poetry, Short Story Contest
Arts & Entertainment
A Century of Sinatra - Scotch Plains Library Plans Variety of December Events
Tuesday Night Movies - Mountainside Library Posts Programs For December
Free Concert - Musical Club of Westfield Invites Public to Free Concert
Prize Winning Play - SPFHS Drama to Present Idiot’s Delight This Weekend
Congratulations - Tori Murray of Westfield Attends Nick Halo Awards

TREE TRIMMING...Cranford Girl Scouts trim the Christmas tree in the downtown Friday in preparation for the tree lighting that evening. 

Week in Sports Raiders Won Conf., UCT Titles Finished 20-2-1 in Girls Soccer; Blue Devils Awaken to Down Cardinals in Grid Classic; Blue Devil Boys ‘Toughed’ Out a 9-7-2 Record in Soccer; Blue Devils Matched Last Year, Finished 6-15-1 in Field Hockey; Lady Cougars Stepped Up, Finished Soccer Season; Soccer Blue Devils Exceeded Expectations, Finished 11-5-2

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2015-12-08 Fanwood - Moms Demand Action, the Union County chapter are hosting a commemoration of the 3rd anniversary of their organization as well as the mass killing that took place at Sandy Hook elementary. The event will be taking place this Sunda
See all 2015-12-06 Westfield - Community Players continues its 2015-16 season with its second production, HOT L BALTIMORE, the funny and sad drama by Lanford Wilson. Hot L Baltimore was the winner of the New York Drama Circle Award, the Obie Award and th
See all 2015-12-04 Westfield - Presbyterian Church in Westfield will hold its annual Live Nativity Sunday Dec. 6th at 1:00-3:30 on the Front Lawn (140 Mountain Ave). All are welcome! There will be a Live Nativity, hot chocolate, Christmas songs and a live pe
See all 2015-12-04 Garwood - Dog Licenses are due during the month of January in the Borough of Garwood. To obtain or renew your license, visit the Municipal Clerk's office at 403 South Avenue, Garwood, Monday through Friday, between 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. P
See all 2015-12-04 Metlife Stadium - Westfield 10, Bridgewater-Raritan 7 for the State High School Football Championship; North 2, Group 5. A terrific battle, congratulations to both teams 1449227787
See all 2015-12-01 Westfield - At Metlife Stadium, Thursday, Dec. 3, the undefeated WHS Blue Devil Football team will play Bridgewater Raritan for the STATE Sectional CHAMPIONSHIP. We haven't made it this far in about 38 years - Don't miss out on this opport
See all 2015-11-29 County - Tour the site where NJ began at the Snyder Academy of Elizabethtown, adjacent to the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth. DISCOVER where NJ was founded in 1664 on the site of the First Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth. EXPLORE th
See all 2015-11-28 Region - The Chansonettes of Westfield are in full voice ready to present their winter holiday concert program with upcoming dates through December 16. Their "Sounds of the Season" program will make stops this year at Westfield Senior Hous
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
Tel 908 232-4407; fax 908 232-0473