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April 21, 2016
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Westfield Councilwoman Vicki Kimmins Resigns

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
FW Amends Redevelopment Plan for Affordable Housing
Council OKs Budget With Tax Cut; Unveils $4.2M In Capital Bonds
Zoning Bd. to Vote Tonight On North Ave. Gas Station
SP-F BOE Budget on Track For April 28 Adoption

Mountainside
MS Council OKs $12.5-Mil. Municipal Budget

Garwood
Large Crowd Delays Vote On GW Redevelopment Plan
GW BOE Extends Lease With Y For Wash. School

Region
County Budget Introduced; Taxes Going Up In 16 Towns
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Editorial
As We Pass Another Tax Day, What Exactly Is ‘Fair Share?’
Saluting Emergency Responders Killed or Injured on the Job

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Sports

TAKING TIME TO POSE...Blue Devil Lady Laxers Julia Frontero (No. 7), Emily Shields (No. 18), Shelby Taylor (No. 22) and Claire Cassie (No. 21) take a timeout to pose for the camera.

Education
Bon Giorgno - Terrill Students Welcome Italian Exchange Students

Top Choice - Lisa Zatorsky Is Chosen As Educator of the Year

Public Invited
Westfield Special Ed. PTC To Hold Evening on Autism
On Display - Westfield Student's Work on Display At Worcester Art Museum 
Well Done - Local Students Make Area School Dean's Lists
Arts & Entertainment
Silver Dollar - Haunting Secrets Revealed in Riveting New Play
Give Peace a Chance - Alliance Reperatory Theatre at Mondo in Summit
Popcorn - The Boss: Corners the Funny Business
Magnificent Colonial - Historic Plainfield Residence Feature on Home Tour
Big Event - Trailside to Celebrate 75th With Wild Earth Fest
Community

CLEAN COMMUNITY DAY...Councilman Jack Molenaar, left, reads a proclamation marking Fanwood's 27th annual Clean Community Day as longtime event volunteer Bob McCarthy, right, looks on at Monday’s borough council meeting. 

Week in Sports Blue Devils Win 6th Straight, Top Raiders in Baseball; No. 2 Hilltoppers Keep Ahead Of Blue Devil Boy Laxers; Your All-Time Hoopsters: From Oldies to Millennials (Devil's Den); Raider Softball Girls Blanked By Roselle Park Panthers; Governor Livingston Outlasts Cranford Cougar Nine; Blue Devils Notch First Win, Top Cranford in Softball; Shorthanded Raider Girls Fall To Mahwah in Lacrosse; SPF Baseball Raiders Rout Union Catholic Vikings; Baseball Blue Devils Shut Out Governor Liv. Highlanders; Blue Devil Boys, Raider Girls Sweep Track & Field Tri-Meet

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-04-25 Westfield - Recreation Department is hosting the 26th Annual Run The Park 5K and 1-Mile Road Races on Sunday, May 22 at Tamaques Park, Westfield. Races begin at 9:00am, and Race Check-In starts at 8:00am. Support Westfield Recreation Depar
See all 2016-04-24 Westfield - Edison Intermediate School in Westfield will hold its first Community Service Day on Saturday, April 30, from 10 am to 2 pm come by for as little or as long as you would like. Participants of all ages are invited to this free e
See all 2016-04-24 Garwood - The Ladies Auxiliary of the Garwood Volunteer Fire Dept. is hosting Friends of Joanne Fundraiser - No One Fights Alone on May 26th from 6 to 11pm at The Westwood, 438 North Ave, Garwood, NJ. Tickets are $35. Price includes food,
See all 2016-04-22 Fanwood - Join members of the Fanwood Historic Preservation Commission for an unveiling of Carriage House preservation efforts on Sunday, May 1, from 2 pm to 4 pm adjacent to Fanwood Borough Hall at 75 North Martine Avenue. The Carriage Ho
See all 2016-04-22 Union County - Transportation Master Plan, the public is invited to get a preview of the final product at an Open House event on Monday, April 25, 5:00 7:00 p.m. at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue in Cranford. At the Open
See all 2016-04-21 Summit - Intergenerational Orchestra presents free spring concert, Dancing to a New Beat, on May 15 at 3 p.m. at Summit High School, 125 Kent Place Blvd. Featuring noted classical guitarist Joel Perry. For more information, email Mary Beth
See all 2016-04-21 Westfield - The Presbyterian Church in Westfield (PCW) invites the community to a Fish n Chips Dinner on Friday, May 6, at 5:30-7:15pm. The event will be held in the handicap accessible Assembly Hall, located at 140 Mountain Ave. Famed ven
See all 2016-04-21 Scotch Plains-Fanwood - Board of Education will have two full 3-year terms, one 2-year term and one 1-year term open for Scotch Plains and one full 3-year term open for Fanwood in the November 2016 Annual School Election, Mrs. Saridaki, sp
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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