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March 5, 2015
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Westfield Planning Board Denies South Chestnut Street Subdivision

Rec. Commission Discusses Budget, Park Renovations

Scotch Plains-Fanwood
SP Budget Expected To Be Finalized This Month
SP-FW BOE Hears Budget Presentation
Stender Opts Not to Seek Re-election to Assembly
Company Renews Effort To Develop Parker Gardens
FW Fire and Rescue Units Seek Back Pay
FW Planning Bd. OKs Variance for K9

Borough Council Hears Preliminary Budget Figures

County Freeholders Hear Concerns Over Asw. Stender’s Employment

Lawmakers Need to Stop Pension Padding by Politicos and Pals

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UCT JV CHAMPS...The Westfield High School girls’ J.V. basketball team won the Union County Tournament on Feb.  27 at Kean University by defeating Cranford, 45-43. The team finished with an overall record of 16-4. The team is coached by Dave Hartzler and the members of the team are: Nicolina Albano, Sam Della Fera, Emily Greaney, Jenna Iorio, Kelsey Moum, Casey Popowski, Josie Greenwood, Sonya Peregrim, Mia Melao, Molly Ryan and Lauren Sgro.

College Applications - Crafting College Application Workshop Planned by PTC

Energy Boost - College Woman’s Club Sets Date For Spring Fundraiser

Fighters of Evil - Garwood Library to Host Author, Organizer Visits
Child Education - WF Y Early Learning Center Is Reaccredited By NAEYC
Top Spots - WF Students Take Top Spots At NJSFWC Spelling Bee
Arts & Entertainment
Urinetown - Westfield HS Presents “Urinetown: The Musical”

Open Registration - Pineda Musical Theater Opens Summer Registration

Bach and Mozart - Oratorio Singers Announce 35th Anniversary Concert
Award Winners - Announces 2015 People’s Choice Awards Winners
Enjoy Opera - New York MET Guest Soloists Join NJ Festival Orchestra, Opera at Florham

FOR A GOOD CAUSE...Scotch Plains Lions Club member Don Wussler sells raffle tickets during the Lions Club’s Annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday morning at the Scotch Hills Country Club in Scotch Plains. Proceeds from the event are distributed to local  charities and community activities, including organizations that serve the blind and visually-impaired. 

Week in Sports Cougar Cappello Takes First At Region 3 Wrestling Tourney; Blue Devils Stun No. 7 Lions In UCT Hoops Semis; Blue Devils Fall Just Short To TPS in UCT Final; Lady Pioneers Stop Raiders In Hoops Season Finale; Cougar Boys Fall to Pioneers On B-Ball ‘Sr. Night’ ... Photos

Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2015-03-11 Cranford - On March 11, 2015 at approximately 4:36am the Cranford Police Department was notified of an attempted ATM (automated teller machine) theft at TD Bank (465 E South Ave). TD Bank security personnel reported multiple suspects on sc
See all 2015-03-10 Union County Now that milder weather is here, road crews will be out in force to repair the many potholes that cropped up this winter. County roads are identified by their blue route signs, which include the letters CR followed by a th
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
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