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January 7, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Westfield is ‘Very Strong and Thriving’ Mayor Says

Westfield BOE Members Sworn In at Reorganization

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Council Hires Downtown Planner; Glover Hails 2015 Achievements
Mahr Takes Oath of Office For Fourth Term As Mayor of Fanwood
SP-Fanwood BOE Welcomes Newest Member

Kalnins to Serve Third Year as Mayor; Robert D’Ambola Resigns 
CF BOE Gets New Vacancy As It Welcomes Newcomers 
CF Working to Revive Orchard Brook Flood Control

New GOPs Widen GW Council Split, Force Mayor to Break Tie Votes 
GW School Board Taps Guerriero As President

MS Reorg. Meeting Draws Crowd
MS Borough Council Closes Out 2015

Peyton's Peek at the Week In Politics

What Will the Interest Be For Westfield Schools Bond Vote?
Newly Elected Members Begin Tenures on Local Councilse

USAF Band at the Smithsonian

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Happy New Year 2016


COVERING A TERRIER...Cougar Cerys MacLelland, No. 33, stays close to a Delaware Valley Terrier during the Cougar Classic championship game on December 29. The Terriers came from behind to defeat the Cougars, 48-45.

Art of Gardening - Floraphile to View Gardening DVD

Learn A Lot - Westfield Recreation Offers Programs For Winter 2016

Children's Crafts - Miller-Cory Highlights Winter Season Events
Nutrition - Course Will Help You Effortlessly Lose the Weight and the Stress
Better Living - FCC Begins Series Monday On ‘This Emotional Life’
Arts & Entertainment
Drug-Free Message - Teens Invited to Music and Songwriting Competition
Congratulations - Westfielder Recognized With Community Service Award
Nerds Perform - Nerds to Headline Junior Woman’s Club Fundraiser
Art Quilt - Artist Michael James to Host Discussion at Newark Museum
A Great Loss - Paper Mill Mourns Loss of Theater School Founding Director

MOM’S DAY...Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr holds her son, Colin, as they wait for her swearing-in for a fourth term at the borough council’s reorganization meeting on New Year’s Day.

Week in Sports Delaware Val. Terriers Dash Past Raider Wrestlers; Blue Devil Boys Nip Lakewood In Hoops Final Seconds; Del Val Overcomes Cougars In Cougar Classic Final; Lady Raiders Rally by Sparta In Benovegno Tourney; Cougars Fall to West Orange In Cougar Classic Hoops 

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-01-13 Westfield - To honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Westfield High School announces that Dr. Michael Fowlin will be presenting to the student body on Thursday, January 21st and performing for the entire Westfield c
See all 2016-01-11 Newark - The New Jersey State Council on the Arts will convene its next public business meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm at the Newark Museum in Newark. The public is invited. In a meeting organized around the theme of the
See all 2016-01-11 Westfield -- Police Chief David C. Wayman advises that Lamberts Mill Road is closed from Bayberry Lane to Jacobs Lane due to downed trees, poles and wires. It is expected the road will be closed for much of the day as repairs are made. Ple
See all 2016-01-05 Garwood - Water main break 300 block South Ave Expect delays plan alternate route East Street at South Ave is also closed 1452036300
See all 2016-01-04 Westfield - First Congregational Church invites visitors to begin the New Year with a look at This Emotional Life, a video course developed by Harvard professor and best-selling author Daniel Gilbert, beginning on Monday, January 11, from
See all 2016-01-03 Westfield - Resolution Row: Westfields first indoor rowing race is Sunday January 10th Are you or your child interested in giving rowing a try? Resolution Row will take place starting at 9:00 am on Sunday, January 10th at Washington Elemen
See all 2015-12-23 Roselle Park - The Knights of Columbus #3240 will be hosting its 4th Annual Pizza Tasting Contest at the Church of the Assumption basement, 113 Chiego Pl., Roselle Park, on Saturday, 1/23/16 at 6:30 pm. Sample Pizza from Local Pizzerias an
See all 2015-12-23 Westfield - Robotics Club will be hosting its second annual Robotics competition on January 10th 10:30-5:00 at the Westfield High School. Twenty four robots from around the state will be participating in this FIRSTTech Challenge meet. West
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