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

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September 24, 2015
(Archives to 1907)
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Council Okays New Police Equipment, Tours Conservation Center

Zoning Board Okays Several Home Variances

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
BOE Seeking Successor After Warren McFall Resigns
FW Approves Increase In Parking Permit Fees
SP Council Introduces Noise Ordinance; Hearing in October
Indoor Playground, Substation Approved in CF
Day Care Center Proposed In CF At South Avenue and Thomas Street

Kearney Appointed to GW Council Amid Controversy

Freeholders Consider Money For Stormwater Monitoring
RVSA to Spend $112,000 On New Telephone System
We Owe It to Our Vets to Offer Access to Quality Health Care
Congratulations to F-SP Rotary On 77th Anniversary of Service

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BIG GAINS...Cougar Ryan Bakie, No. 4, gains 15 yards on a reception from quarterback Jack Schetelich in the game against Somerville on September 18. Bakie also had a 40-yard touchdown run in the victory in Cranford.

Great Job - MS's Tremearne Hotz Named to Dean’s List at Bates College

Accessible Education - UCC Students Find Affordable Path to Degrees

Well Done - Glasser-Baker of WF Graduates from Albright
Incoming Class - Champlain Welcomes Students for Fall 2015
Exceptional - Pingry Announces National Merit Semifinalists
Arts & Entertainment
Calming Influence - Alliance Rep Theater’s Trying Explores Relationships
Upcoming Performance - Comedy Born Yesterday to Open CDC’s 97th Season
Acclaimed Production - Kid’s Auditions Announced For A Christmas Story
Back to Life - The Theater Project Presents Three Plays in Three Weeks

UNDER THE HOOD...Thursday’s Cruisin’ Car Night in downtown Scotch Plains drew onlookers for the more than 75 cars on display.

Week in Sports Cougar Gridders Roll Over Somerville Pioneers; Blue Devils Rap Raiders For 600th WHS Grid Victory; WHS’s Football History III: The Kehler/Zimmer Eras; Blue Devil Volleyballers Top Lady Cougars in Straight Sets; Lady Raiders’ 1st Half Score Nips Blue Devils in Soccer; Soccer Blue Devil Boys Stun SPF Raiders in Thriller; Cougar Gymnasts Dominate Union Farmers

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2015-09-29 Westfield - The Union County Republicans are having their annual Fall fundraiser at Echo Lake on October 14th at 6 PM, For more information, contact Glenn Mortimer at 1443560471
See all 2015-09-28 Mountainside - A fall workshop, for adults ages 18 and older, will teach participants the basics of digital photography at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside on Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. All workshop r
See all 2015-09-28 Westfield - The Genealogical Society of the West Fields cordially invites you to their October 8, 2015, meeting which will be held at Gods Little Acre. In 1742 William Darby donated the land that surrounds the Baptist Church in the West Fi
See all 2015-09-28 Westfield - Free Community Movie Night, Friday Oct. 2, 7 pm at PCW (The Presbyterian Church in Westfield) 140 Mountain ave. Bring a blanket or chair. Free lemonade and popcorn! All are welcome! In case of rain, movie will be held inside of
See all 2015-09-28 Westfield - The American Legion Auxiliary meets the needs of Veterans and promotes Patriotism. We make visits to the VA Medical Center at Lyons and support various other programs for the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary. We ar
See all 2015-09-28 Cranford - Residents are invited Friday October 2nd to a FREE family movie night with Movies Under the Stars, at Hanson Park (38 Springfield Avenue). In the feature film, a lovable misfit from another planet, Boov, lands on Earth and finds
See all 2015-09-25 Mountainside - Please join us for the Mountainside Music Parents Association meeting and get involved in Music and Performing Arts programs in our schools. When: Thursday October 1, 2015 Time: 7PM Where: Deerfield School, Room 25 We will b
See all 2015-09-25 Garwood - The 11th Annual Clean Communities Litter Cleanup Day will be held in Garwood, Saturday, October, 24, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., rain or shine. Volunteer Services, neighborhoods, social and school groups as well as individuals
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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