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February 18, 2016
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Westfield Resident Threatens More Legal Action If Lights Violate Code

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Council Okays Darby Road St. Patrick’s Day Festival
FW Appropriates Funds For Borough Street Improvements

Mountainside
Council OK’s L’Affaire Liquor License Transfer

Garwood
GW BOE Okays Addition of Temporary ‘Education Specialist’

Region
Waste Management Takes Over Bulky Waste Contract
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Region
All In This Country Should Recognize These Portraits
Let Voters Choose Nominees Instead of the Politicians
 

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Sports

THE WINNING STROKE...Blue Devil Ryan Daniel touched first in the 200-freestyle with a time of 1:50.46 in the North 2, Public A semifinal meet against Hunterdon Central at Wallace Pool on February 8.

Education
Big Pledge - UCC Alumna Donates $500,000 for Scholarships

Special Issue - Hi’s Eye Newspaper Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Nice Job - Area Schools Announce Local Students to Dean's Lists
Well Done - Exeter Academy Announces Fall Honor Roll Students
Arts & Entertainment
American Idiot - CDC’s Production Showcases Trial and Error of American Youth
Popcorn - Hail, Caesar! - I Come to Criticize, and Praise a Little, Too
Help Out - Volunteers Needed for County Arts Festival
Good Cause - Westfield Foundation Grant Brings Music to Seniors
Community

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH...Historic Preservation Commission Chairman Adam Kois, right, was selected as the Volunteer of the Month by the Fanwood Council. Councilman Jack Molenaar, left, and Mayor Colleen Mahr, center, present Mr. Kois with the honor Tuesday night at the council meeting.

Week in Sports Cougars’ 4th Qtr. Run Passes Lady Blue Devil Cagers; Blue Devil Boys Swim Crush Hunt. Cent. in Semis; WHS Wrestling Has Seen Mostly Highs, Some Lows (Devil's Den); Lady Blue Devils Stall in 4th, Stumble to Bishop Ahr; Blue Devil Swim Girls Defeat Ridge in Section Semi; No. 10 South Plainfield Halts Cougars in Mat Semis; Patrick Boys’ 2nd Half Surge Tops Blue Devil Cagers

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-02-23 Fanwood - Re questions with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration, Social Security, the VA, Medicare, Medicaid, or any federal agency, US Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman for New Jerseys 12th congressional district, may be able to assist. Talk with h
See all 2016-02-22 Springfield-The James Caldwell Elementary School is holding their annual community service bookfair at Barnes & Noble on Route 22, from Feb 24th - Feb 28th. The proceeds for this years event will benefit The Community Food Banks Tools 4 Sc
See all 2016-02-21 Scotch Plains - The Fanwood-Scotch Plains Service League Thrift Shop at 1741 East Second St. in Scotch Plains will hold end of winter season with special closeout sales beginning on Saturday, February 27 with a one day Dollar Sale. Merchan
See all 2016-02-19 Union County - Fiscal Affairs Committee of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will be hosting Special Meetings to conduct Budget Meetings on the following dates: Monday, March 7, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at the Galloping Hill Golf Cours
See all 2016-02-19 Fanwood Police - Home burglaries on the rise in area. Surrounding communities are experiencing residential burglaries. Entry is being made through open windows and doors. Residents are reminded to make sure all doors and windows are locked
See all 2016-02-19 Westfield - WHS FUNDRAISER CONCERT Please join us on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 7 p.m. for a fundraiser concert performed by members of the Westfield High School Orchestras. The concert will be held at The First United Methodist Church
See all 2016-02-19 Westfield - Qigong March Program - Monday Evenings: March 7th, March 14th, March 21st from 6:30-7:15 PM At First Congregational Church, 125 Elmer Street, Westfield, NJ. Qigong is an ancient Asian practice of slow relaxed movement to promot
See all 2016-02-16 Plainfield - Crescent Concerts presents annual Festival of Organists, featuring four extraordinary local organists playing works that evoke the theme The Thrill of the Chase! Performing are Wayne Dietterick, Kevin Graf, Andrew Moore, and R
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