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February 26, 2015
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Neighbors Sign Petition Opposing Kehler Lights
Headlines 

Westfield
WF Police Make Promotions At Town Council Ceremony
Panel to Vote March 23 on Walnut Hist. Designation
DWC Holds Reorganization, Meeting, OK’s 2015 Budget

Scotch Plains-Fanwood
SP Begins Dept. Hearings on ‘15 Budget
BOE OK’s Partnership With Kean U. to Train Teachers
FW CFO Tompkins Adds Role of Deputy Administrator
FW Rec. Commission Reviews Survey Results

Cranford
CF Budget Review Continues; Building Coverage Discussed
CF Amends Land Development Ordinance

Garwood
GW Sees 16-Percent Hike In RVSA Assessment

Mountainside
Berkeley BOE Seeks $900K For MS Students’ Tuition

Region
Freeholders Reappoint D.C. Gov. Relations Firm

Editorial
Should Westfield Approve Temporary Lights at Kehler?
$85 Billion Problem Can No Longer Be Swept Under the Rug

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Sports

The 1985 WHS JV basketball team had a reunion Saturday night to celebrate the 35th anniversary of its Union County Tournament championship victory. Center (with ball) coach Stew Carey; front row (from left): Mark Nelson, Scott Blackmon, Neil Horne, Rick Ham; back row: Louis Russell, Rob Gladden, Matt Cowell, Ron Tate, Glenn McSweeney.

Education
Time To Learn - The Westfield Adult School Seeks Community Support

Irish Knowledge - Wednesday Morning Club Plans Salute to the Irish

Words of Wisdom - Westfield Area Y to Hold Annual Achievers Banquet
Orchestral Instruction - Fanwood Recreation to Begin String Orchestra Program
Irish Culture - St. Pat’s Day Fundraiser Is March 7 In Fanwood
Arts & Entertainment
Archive Facility - Westfield Hist. Soc. to Raise Funds For Archive Facility

False Freedom - Library to Feature Music About Freedom Struggle

Enjoy Art - “Shadows and Memories” on Display at Les Malamut Gallery
Concert Performance - NJFO and Opera at Florham in Operatic Double-Bill on March 8
Urinetown Performs - WHS Setting the Scene for Urinetown March 12 to 14
Community

WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT…New Jersey American Water Co.'s 10-week project to replace nearly one mile of a 48-inch water main on Madison Avenue and Portland Avenue between Willow Avenue and Westfield Road in Scotch Plains continues and is expected to be 
completed by the end of April.

Week in Sports Blue Devil Boys Sprint Past Cougar Cagers in UCT; Cougars Repeat, Raiders 2nd At District 11 Mat Tournament; Cherry Hill East Boys Halt Westfield’s Swim Reign; Raider Boys, Girls Capture North Public B Swim Crowns; Raider Boys’ Thefts Crumble Crusader Basketballers; Blue Devils Nip Lady Raiders In UCT 1st Round Hoops; Patrick School Cagers Crush Blue Devil Boys in UCT; Blue Devil Cagers Dash Past Cranford Cougar Girls ... Photos

Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2015-02-26 Westfield - The Garden Club of Westfield will sponsor a program on Healthy Cooking at Home on March 10, 2015, 12:00 noon at St. Helens Church Parish House, 1600 Rahway Ave., Westfield (intersection with Lamberts Mill Rd.). Ms. Lindsay Roth
See all 2015-02-26 Summit - The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey and The Film Society of Summit present an evening of contemporary art and documentary film. Art, music, and photography come together in Her Aim is True that tells the story of Jini Dellaccio,
See all 2015-02-25 Rahway - The Union County Performing Arts Center is showing the original 1920 silent film The Mark of Zorro starring Douglas Fairbanks and Noah Beery. Shown with live organ accompaniment on UCPACs restored original Wurlitzer organ. Happeni
See all 2015-02-25 Area - Water main break slows Martine Avenue traffic. An overnight water main break is causing emergency road work on Martine Avenue in front of Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains. The road is open now but with heavy delays. Marti
See all 2015-02-24 Summit - All are invited to celebrate the annual For Arts Sake event at The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. The afternoon event includes hands-on art projects, professional artists demonstrate a variety of media, view current exhibitions
See all 2015-02-23 Westfield- The First Congregational Churchs MOVING MEDITATION Qigong Program offers classes Monday evenings in March (16th, 23rd, 30th), from 6:30-7:15 in the Patton Auditorium. Learn the ancient Asian practice of slow, relaxed movement fr
See all 2015-02-23 Cranford - Purim crafts for the community! Preschoolers to 1st graders, please join us for free crafts on Sunday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to noon. This is followed by a Purim carnival for all ages (nominal fee for tickets/food). The community
See all 2015-02-22 Rahway - Come join Rahway's AARP for our October 2nd trip to Atlantic City's Caesars Casino. The cost is $25 and you will receive a $30 cash voucher. The bus leaves at 8:30 AM and returns at 6:30 PM. To reserve a spot call Irene at (732) 4
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