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December 1, 2016
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Garwood Council to Discuss Applications for Vacancies


Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Under Court Order, Board OKs Subdivision on Cooper Road
SP-F BOE Receives Update On Teacher Leadership Initiative
Holiday Celebration, Park Updates Discussed by Panel

Cranford
Update Offered on Search For CF Superintendent
Lawyer Hired to Represent Town In Suits by Stores
Restaurant’s Request for Vestibule Denied Again

Garwood
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Editorial
How Old Is The Christmas Tree In Westfield, In Your Town?
 

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Sports

LEADING TEAM IN SCORING...Cougar senior quarterback Brian Oblachinski, No. 12, led his team in scoring with 15 touchdown runs and 16 touchdown passes, while chewing up 1,370 yards on the ground and amassing 1,484 in the air.

Education
Appreciating Freedom - Edison Intermediate School Pays Tribute to Veterans

Inspiring - Alumni Inducted Into SPFHS Hall of Fame

Tinker Learning - Tamaques Librarian Launches Makerspace
State Competition - Holy Trinity School Qualifies For Robotics Championship
Amazing Experience - WHS Student Earns Martial Arts Medals
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Bleed for This: Middleweight Contender
Seasonal Sounds - Twenty-Eight Concerts Planned For Westfield Public Schools
Under the Baton - New Jersey Festival Orchestra Kicks off the Holiday Season
Public Invited - Musical Club Offers Free Winter Concert
Tickets Available - Radio-Style A Christmas Carol Planned This Weekend
Community

NEW BELL TOWER...Work is underway on the construction of a new bell tower at the front of St. Bartholomew's The Apostle Church in Scotch Plains.

Week in Sports Cougar Footballers Regained Momentum, Finish Season, 7-3; Blue Devils Down Cardinals In ‘Turkey Day’ Classic, 30-14; 11-0 WHS, Bridgewater Get To Do It All Again (Devil's Den); Blue Devil V-Ballers’ Quest For UCT Crown Falls Short; Bondarowicz, Cohen to Pace Raider 2016/17 Swim Boys; Blue Devil Swim Boys Intent On Continuing the ‘Dynasty’; Lady Swim Blue Devils Show Strength in Free, Backstroke; SPF Raider Swim Girls Have Tough Act to Follow this Year; Raider Girls Volleyball Season Began Better Than It Ended

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-12-06 Cranford - Hockey Club Mite and Squirt players and families recently cleaned-up Warinanco Park last Saturday as part of the Union County Adopt-a-Park program. Over 80 children and adults turned out to help beautify the stream near Warinanc
See all 2016-12-04 Westfield - wins NJSIAA football finals 15-13 on Saturday, Dec. 3 From MetLife Stadium, North 2, Group 5 Westfield vs. Bridgewater-Raritan, 1 p.m. The Westfield HS football team remains unbeaten for two years, 25-0, the longest streak in N
See all 2016-12-01 Westfield - The Imperial Brass presents Holiday Brass on Saturday, Dec. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Westfield. The 29-piece ensemble, under the direction of Ronald Waiksnoris, will play an array of unique holiday arrang
See all 2016-12-01 Westfield - Police ASSISTANCE NEEDED: IF YOU TRAVELED WILLOW GROVE RD ON FRI, 11/25 @ APPROX 7PM & HAVE A DASH CAM PLEASE CONTACT WPD. The Westfield Police Department requests that if you traveled on Willow Grove Road in the area of Seward
See all 2016-11-30 On Wednesday November 23, 2016, at Cranford High School, the Quilting Club hosted their 8th annual Blankets of Love. Every year the blankets are donated to selected hospitals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. This year the blankets were dona
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield The Impromptu Players will present, What The Dickens? an adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, 140 Mountain Avenue,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - NJ.com will offer live video feeds, as well as complete on-demand replays, for NJSIAA football finals. The video will be free of charge, Saturday, Dec. 3 From MetLife Stadium, North 2, Group 5 Westfield vs. Bridgewater-Raritan,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - The Youth Group of the First Baptist Church of Westfield, 170 Elm St., will present a musical variety concert on Sunday, December 11 at 4:30pm. It will begin in recital format showcasing a variety of solo performers of diverse
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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