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October 29, 2015
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Democrats Hope to Regain Westfield Council Seat; Area Elections Told

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Westfield

Munoz Stresses School Funding Change, Taxes, Spending in State

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Board of Education Details Expansion Plans For Evergreen, McGinn Schools
Board of Education Hears Architect’s Report on School Expansions
SP Mayor Vows More Talks On Community Garden
Board of Education Holds Candidates’ Forum

Mountainside
Board of Adjustment Continues Assisted Living Appeal

Cranford
CF Flood Mitigation On Riverside Moves Ahead
Hillside Avenue Teacher Feted For Winning Science Grant
South Ave. Day Care Center Gets Second Night of Scrutiny

Garwood
GW Approves Return Of Recycling to Waste Management
Taxes, Spending Sparks GW Candidates Debate

Region
Assembly Candidates Top Ballot in NJ For First Time Since 1999

Editorial
‘All That Glitters Is Not Gold’
Pandora’s Box Leaves Hope, Vote In the General Election Nov. 3
Don’t Scorn the Magic of Past Souls - Happy Halloween

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Sports

ACTION...Cranford Cougars Maya Lawler, No. 3, and Moya Plant, No. 17, try to guard the goal while Blue Devil Ashley Gigon, No. 23, tries to position herself in the Union County Semifinal game at AL Johnson in Clark.

Education
High Achievement - 147 Advanced Placement Awards Earned at WHS

Material Aid - College Club of F-SP Tells 2015 Scholarship Recipients

Next Chapter - Local Residents Enter Quinnipiac University
Sports Complex - Pingry Breaks Ground on New Athletics Center
Well Done - 21 WHS Students Named Commended
Arts & Entertainment
Hot New Premiere - The Bandstand at Paper Mill Playhouse Swings
Colonial Background - Four Centuries in a Weekend Offers a Peek Into Local History
Musical Instruction - NJWA Offers Opportunities For all Ages to Learn, Perform
Yearlong Celebration - Concert for Musical Club of Westfield Centennial
Community

PUMPKIN PATCH...Ben and Lauren Corbin with their daughter Brooke and son Jake go on a search last weekend for Charlie Brown’s “Great Pumpkin”.

Week in Sports Westfield Air Attack Downs No. Hunterdon Gridders; Blue Devils Jump Cougars In UCT Girls Soccer Semifinal; Raider Boys Nip Hilltoppers In Sudden Death Soccer Semi; Raiders Rout Oak Knoll, Face Westfield in UCT Finals; Blue Devils ‘Ace’ Hilltoppers In UCT Volleyball 1st Round; Westfield Grabs 10th Straight UCT Gymnastics Crown; Cougars Stun No. 6 Raiders In Girls Soccer Showdown; Cougar Gridders ‘Out-Snarl’ Delaware Val. Terriers; Cougars’ PK Nips Raiders For UCT Girls Soccer Crown; Cougars Grab Group 3 Title, Topple Burlington Twp; Cougars Level Par. Hills For Sectional Football Crown; Cougars Ambush Pioneers For Section Hoops Title; Cougars Win UCT Mat Title, Crown 4 UCT Champions; Cougar Boys Nip Blue Devils For 1st UC Soccer Title; Kelly Burke Wins Pole Vault At MOC Track, Ties Record; Harriers’ Win Percentage Tops Among Boys Teams (Devil's Den); Raider Girls Stay Unbeaten, Shutout Oak Knoll Royals; No. 1 Ohio State Pummels Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2015-11-03 Scotch Plains - A Special Council Work Session will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:30 oclock PM. The purpose of the meeting is to review two Proposals submitted for Professional Planning Services as Business District Consultant
See all 2015-11-03 Region - Please vote today. See www.goleader.com/15oct29/election.htm now for the region candidates and after 9:30 p.m. for the results. The polls are open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. 1446556374
See all 2015-11-02 Cranford - The Cranford Police Department will be conducting a D.W.I. Checkpoint within the Township of Cranford from 9 pm on November 20th to 3 am November 21st, 2015 1446468437
See all 2015-11-01 Plainfield - The Crescent Choral Society presents Divine Dvorak, an all-Dvorak program for choir and organ on November 14 at 7 p.m. at Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church. Tickets are $5-20. Featuring soloists Kaitlyn Bonsell and James Cuf
See all 2015-11-01 Plainfield - NJ Intergenerational Orchestra debuts the season with a concert entitled From Tragedy to Triumph on Sunday, November 15 at 3 p.m. at Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church. Free admission. Featuring 13-year-old cellist Heechan Ku
See all 2015-10-30 Mountainside - This is a reminder that November 2, 3 and 4 (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) are early dismissal days next week due to Parent Conferences. Deerfield dismissal time is 12:50 PM. Beechwood dismissal time is 1:00 PM. The distri
See all 2015-10-29 Cranford - The PTC Annual Christmas Wreath Sale; Brighten your home with a 24 inch balsam wreath beautifully hand-decorated with berries, ornaments, snow-tipped pine cones and your choice of bow color: winter white, red with gold trim, sil
See all 2015-10-29 Westfield - Sunday Serenades in the Chapel at The Presbyterian Church in Westfield (PCW); Come enjoy a free concert! Open to the public. PCWs own soloist and pianist will perform in the Chapel at 1pm. Concerts held on Nov. 1, 15 and 22! Fo
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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