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

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October 22, 2015
(Archives to 1907)
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Westfield Council Candidates Debate Budget, Property Taxes

Special Note: To Candidates


WF Receives $55,000 Grant From County For New Bleachers
BOE Mulls Idea Of Hiring Fundraising Director
Board of Adjustment Cancelled Without Quorum

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Recycling Association Head Urges Public Hearing on Curbside Pickup
SP Council Commences Process To Switch Emergency Services
BOE Seats New Board Member

Council Praises Police Department Trading Card Program

GW to Get PARCC Results In November
Outdoor Refrigerator, Storage On Willow Ok’d by Board

County Hands Out $1.4 Million For Recreation, Trees, Historic Preservation
RVSA to Seek New Bids For Natural Gas Contract

COAH, Mount Laurel Must Go, And Take Builder’s Remedy With It

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HAT TRICK...Senior Raider co-captain Ari Rosenzweig, No. 9 in blue, tries to work his way past Blue Devil Kevin Reinhard in the game in Westfield on October 15. Rosenzweig netted three goals in the Raiders’ 4-1 victory.

Top Alumni - Darren Mills named to FDU's ‘50 under 50’

Outstanding Potential - SPFHS Announces National Merit Commended Students

Annual Tradition - Franklin School Invites Community to Pumpkin Fair
BOO-tiful Evening - Garwood PTA to Host Annual TRICK-or-TRUNK
Helping Out - Park Middle PTA to Host Clothing Drive
Arts & Entertainment
Wonderful Display - Home Tour Offers Style and History
Born Yesterday - Cast Captivates Audiences With Timeless Story
Popcorn - Pan Doesn’t Quite Pan Out
Ready for Stage - Union Catholic Presents The Cripple of Inishmaan
Frightful Tale - Roosevelt School Presents Legend of Sleepy Hollow

HISTORY LESSON...Docents at the Osborn Cannonball House in Scotch Plains explain some of the historical exhibits to visitors last Saturday during Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend program.

Week in Sports Raiders’ Quick Strike Startles Blue Devils in Boys Soccer; Blue Devil ‘D’ Sacks Spartans In Clash of Undefeated; Field Hockey Team Had a Great Start (Devil's Den); Royals Repeat, Westfield 3rd In UC Girls Tennis Tourney; Blue Devils, Raiders Battle to Scoreless Girls Soccer Draw; Cougars ‘Ice’ Hillside Comets In Gridiron Collision; Plainfield Cardinals Soar By Cranford in Boys Soccer

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2015-10-27 Summit - Get festive with the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey for the second annual Holiday Party. All are invited to celebrate the season with a hearty buffet, festive punch, art projects and more! 12pm. $25 adults, $15 members, $5 child
See all 2015-10-23 Garwood - The 400 Block of Second Ave will be closed 10/24/15 between 4pm and 6pm for the annual Trunk or Treat and Pumpkin Carving Contest. Residents will have access to the block from Maple St. Please use caution in the area, watch for p
See all 2015-10-22 Westfield - Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce, GWACC, will be celebrating their 400th member in a short ceremony and presentation to be held at the Westwood, October 28th at 6 pm during their Women to Women Networking event. The G
See all 2015-10-21 Fanwood - The annual Fanwood and Scotch Plains Halloween Parade and Costume Contest begins at 5 PM on Saturday, October 31st, with a performance of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow outside the Fanwood Memorial Library (North and Forest Avenues,
See all 2015-10-21 Scotch Plains - On October 31, from 3 to 6 pm at the Alan Augustine Village Green and the Municipal lot, the Community Events Committee of Scotch Plains presents the first annual Scotch Plains Halloween Celebration. Come in costume. The fe
See all 2015-10-20 Clark, NJ - The Original Art Collection of Nolan Willence to be sold at Live Auction on Wednesday, October 21 at 6 p.m. at the Gran Centurions, 440 Madison Hill Rd., Clark,NJ has been Cancelled. The event will be re-scheduled at some futur
See all 2015-10-18 Clark - Curvy Girls Scoliosis Support Groups will be having a fundraiser and awareness walk on October 31st from 10 am to 1 pm at Oak Ridge Park in Clark. The general event is free and will include craft and bake sale, trick or treating, a
See all 2015-10-16 New Providence - The Annual Street Fair is Sunday, November 1, 2015 10-5 PM. Held along Springfield Ave. from South St. to Livingston Ave, New Providence, NJ, 07974. Admission: Free. Organization Host: New Providence Business Community. Fo
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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