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Newspaper Edition
April 28, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Cranford’s Appeal of Birchwood Development Denied by Appelate

School Board Okays Budget; Slater Resigning As of June
DWC Welcomes New Board Member
Scotch Plains/Fanwood

School One Students to Be Honored by New Jersey BOE
Council OKs Ordinance On Property Maintenance
Zoning Board OKs Gas Station and C-Store
Fanwood Planning Board Designates Conflict Planner
Board Again OKs Temp. Cell Tower for Cingular
MS Residents Rally at Planning Bd. Mtg.
CF BOE Adopts 2016-2017 School Budget
CF Begins Minor Subdivision Hearing
Board Okays Casale-Petro Redevelopment on South Ave.
Lombardo Tie-Breaker OKs Garwood Budget
Freeholders to Announce Infrastructure Grants
RVSA Drops SP Penalties, Resolves More Litigation
Holocaust Remembrance Day: May the World Never Forget
Is Government Relying Too Much on Debt for Cap. Budgets?

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BEST LEAP IN THE MEET...Blue Devil senior Jelani Pierre had the best leap in the long jump event at 20-9 at the Blue Devil Classic Track & Field Meet at Gary Kehler Stadium on April 23.

Student View - Westfield Then And Now

Advanced Abilities - Pingry School Senior Wins National Merit Scholarship

Well Done - Holy Trinity Announces Second Trimester Honor Roll
Tenth Annual - Cranford Police Announce Youth Academy
Outstanding Service - Cranford Police Announce Youth Academy
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Barbershop: The Next Cut
Fanciful Brick Classic - Stately English Residence to be Featured on Tour of Notable Homes
Years in the Making - Charles Banks to Conduct 30th Annual Spring Concert
Sounds of the Season - Madrigal Singers to Present Spring Concert
Free Performance - Mostly Music to Present Piano Duo

A TREE GROWS IN FANWOOD...Danielle Most and Mireille Silva of the Park Middle School Environmental Club learn how to properly mulch a tree at a workshop last week in Carriage House Park in Fanwood.

Week in Sports Lady Blue Devils Knock Off No. 20 Knights in Lacrosse; WF Girls Win 4x8, SPF Wins 400H, Boys HJ at Blue Devil; Leslie Allen Zorge 1927-2016 (Devil's Den); Blue Devils Win 9th Straight, Shut Out So. Plainfield; Blue Devils’ 16 Hits, Wobbles Cranford in Baseball; Baseball Raiders Barrel Over Brearley Bears in UCT Win; Cougars Blank Raiders In County Softball Tourney; Blue Devils Plate Three in 6th, Top Elizabeth in Softball; Cougar Lady Laxers Outpace Motown Beard Crimson

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-05-04 TRENTON - Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick called for the Legislative leaders to meet before the Atlantic City takeover vote in the Assembly tomorrow and hammer out a compromise. "People expect their leaders to work together during
See all 2016-05-04 Union County - has extended the deadline for the new County Means Green Community Garden Grants program. Applications for matching grants of up to $3,000 will be accepted until Sunday, May 15. The program is funded by the taxpayers. The pr
See all 2016-05-02 Region - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders would like to remind you of several free recycling events coming up this month. Union Countys Scrap Metal Recycling continues in May with events on the first Thursday (May 5th ) and Thi
See all 2016-05-02 Westfield - The public is invited to attend the 32nd annual Westfield Public School Districts Art Show, which will be held in the Westfield High School varsity gymnasium from May 10 12 at 550 Dorian Road. A sampling of hundreds of artwork
See all 2016-05-02 Westfield - Join us at JUDE CONNALLY of Westfield on Tuesday, May 3rd from 5:30-7:30pm. WINE AND CHEESE Jude Connally will donate 10% of all their sales (you can purchase during the day and online) to COTA - Childrens Organ Transplant Asso
See all 2016-04-29 Plainfield - The Crescent Singers sing favorite love songs both sacred and secular for the final Crescent Concerts performance of the season. May 22 at 3pm at Crescent Ave. Presbyterian Church, 716 Watchung Ave. Tickets are $5-20. For more
See all 2016-04-28 Summit - The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is holding a Fence Show art sale on Sunday, June 12 from 10 am to 4 pm in conjunction with its Annual Open House. Artists who wish to sign up to sell their work can visit
See all 2016-04-28 Westfield - The Westfield Board of Education is seeking applicants who are interested in serving on the Board through December 2016 to fill the 6-month vacancy resulting from the resignation of Mitch Slater. The process for the Board of Ed
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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