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February 5, 2015
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Westfield Fire Chief Dan Kelly Dies Of Cancer at 54; Funeral on Saturday

BOE Discusses Budget in Executive Session

Scotch Plains-Fanwood
BOE Hears Proposed 2015-2016 Special Ed. Budget
SP Council Seeks Abolishment Of Recreation Commission
FW Council Discusses Glenwood, Other Projects, Kemphaw Fire
FW Board OKs Use Variance for Fitness Ctr.

Squad Unveils Ambulance; Award Nominees Sought

GW Planning Board Okays Fourth Ave. Townhouse Development

County OKs Agreement For Child-Seat Program in GW


IRS Shouldn’t Use Budget Cuts To Reduce Services to Taxpayers

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HOT STOVE HONOREE TO BE...Blue Devil Chrissy Ferraro (’14) will be among the honorees at the 2015 Hot Stove League Baseball Dinner on Sunday, Feb. 8, 1 p.m., at L’Affaire  Banquet Center, Mountainside.

College Night - W-H Students, Parents Learn from College Reps

Italian Heritage - Genealogical Soc. to Offer Look at Italian Research

Eating Healthy - Y Lunch and Learn to Focus On Healthy Eating / Aging
Life of FDR - Free Program For Adults On FDR to be Held at Trailside
Special Needs - Union Catholic to Host Special Needs Teen Night
Arts & Entertainment
Virtuoso Guitar - Nina Et Cetera Band Due At Garwood Library

Sing-along - Frozen Fun Among Events At Trailside February 13-16

Poet Reading - Poetry Series Features Three Writers at Feb. Program
Free Concert - Musical Club of Westfield Offers Free Concert
Operatic Arias - Voices of St. Paul’s Concert Promises Vocal Treats

LOOKING FOR DINNER...A deer is shown here in a backyard that abuts the Fanwood Nature Center. A couple of deer are laying on pachysandra under a white pine tree. The number of deer coming to the Nature Center has increased over the past several years.

Week in Sports Cranford Cougars Pounce on Blue Devils in Wrestling; Union Farmer Boys ‘Tower’ Over Raider Cagers; Patrick School Surges in 2nd, Stop Lady Blue Devils; Raider Matmen Squeak Past Watchung Hills Warriors; Cougar Boys Control Boards In Victory over Raiders; Blue Devil Boys Use Long Ball To Stop Union Cagers ... Photos

Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2015-02-11 Morristown - New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra presents its winter concert with the music of Beethoven, Bizet, and Wieniawski on Sunday, March 1 at 3 pm. The concert is at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Dolan Performance Hall, loca
See all 2015-02-02 Summit- Registration is now open for Summer Art Camp for all ages. Sign up today for Kids Art Camp ages 5-12, Teen Art Camp ages 13-15, and the Adult Sip & Sample. Summer Art Camp begins on July 8 and continues through August. Cant wait fo
See all 2015-02-02 Plainfield - Crescent Concerts Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists is on Sunday, February 8th at 3 pm at Crescent Ave Presbyterian Church, located at 716 Watchung Ave. There are five outstanding performers this year hailing from Basking
See all 2015-01-31 Westfield - The Garden Club of Westfield will hold the February 10, 2015 meeting at St. Helens church, 1600 Rahway Ave. and Lamberts Mill Rd. The program is Birds at the Feeder. Hollace Hoffman will acquaint us with various birds that we m
See all 2015-01-27 County - The County of Union will be opening its offices on a delay today at 10 a.m. as the travel ban has been lifted. 1422368171
See all 2015-01-27 Westfield - 8:30 am; roads are open in most of New Jersey though people are wisely staying home today as road crews clear up the snow. Road crews did a great job working throughout the night. Government advises everyone to stay off the roa
See all 2015-01-27 Westfield - NJ was lucky and dodged most of the blizzard, travel ban has been lifted in much of the state, newspaper office is closed Tuesday. 1422362475
See all 2015-01-26 Snow Emergency - the Governor has declared a State of Emergency and has closed state office for today and for tomorrow as well, except for essential employees. NJ Transit will be shut down beginning at 10 p.m. and for tomorrow as well.
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