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January 28, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Trader Joe’s Roof Collapses; Majority of Building to Be Razed

Skibitsky Gives Update On Blizzard Cleanup
School Bond Approved With 9 Percent Turnout

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Council Set to Discuss Police Dept. Changes Next Week
Eleven SP-F Employees Receive Governor Awards

MS BOE Gets Look at Deerfield Media Center

Residents Express Concern About Hidi Property
CF Planning Board Holds Reorg Mtg.
Mallon Sworn in; Flooding From GW Devel. Discussed

GW Gets RVSA Briefing; Officer Sworn In

Region Still Recovering From Massive Weekend Blizzard
Contracts Awarded for Union County Bridges

We’re Covered With Snow: Now, Where Does It All Go?
State DOT, Local DPW Crews, Among Those to Be Commended

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ABOUT TO PASS INSIDE...Blue Devil junior Danielle Rinaldi, No. 1, looks to pass inside to, perhaps, Shannon Devitt, not shown, in the triple overtime game against West Morris Central in Westfield on January 21.

Great Partnership - Garwood Merchants Join New Drive to Aid Schools

Students & Parents - Holy Trinity School to Hold Open House

Tech Challenge - Second Annual Westfield Wrangle Hits Home
Never Forget - Deerfield Students Learn About Holocaust from Survivor
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Carol Sings a Sad Song
“Love Is...” - Celebration Singers to Present Cabaret
Underground - Wardlaw-Hartridge to Host Annual Indie Film Festival
Wonderful Evening - Union County Performing Arts Center to Hold Winter Gala Feb. 12
Good Cause - Comedy Show to Benefit FOP

COMING THROUGH...Streets in downtown Scotch Plains were cleared on Sunday morning in the aftermath of winter storm Jonas that inundated local towns with at least two feet of snow.

Week in Sports Cougars Win Final 8 Bouts; Stop Panther Matmen; W. Mo. Central Cagers Starve Lady Blue Devils in 3 OT; 1924 Girls Hoops Put WHS on Athletic Map (Devil's Den); Blue Devil Cagers Throttle SP-F Raider B-ballers; Lady Blue Devils Swim Past Trinity Hall Swim Girls; Blue Devil Swim Boys Sink Top-Ranked CBA; Raider Basketball Girls Fall To Johnson Crusaders

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-02-03 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 2016-02-02 Scotch Plains - Councilman Llewellyn Jones will be holding office hours at the Scotch Plains Municipal building this Saturday, February 6, from 10 a.m. until noon in the council chambers on the first floor. The building can be accessed via
See all 2016-02-02 Cranford - Clay Courts Club (CCCC), now entering its 25th silver anniversary year, has announced the availability of 2016 membership applications, as well as the schedule for the 2016 Tennis Academy program for both youth and adults. The C
See all 2016-01-28 Westfield - Chamber of Commerce at The Bank of America building where our offices are located is now with power. The Chamber staff will resume normal functions beginning tomorrow. The Chamber would like to thank Jim Gilda and PSEG for thei
See all 2016-01-27 Westfield - Chamber of Commerce message - As many of you may have heard, Trade Joe's in the adjacent building received significant damage from this past weekend's storm. This unfortunate circumstance has left our building without power. Th
See all 2016-01-27 Cranford - The Town is requesting that resident commuters be dropped off or carpool to the Train Station until snow can be removed from all municipal parking lots. In addition, commuters that cannot find a parking spot in the 12 hour permi
See all 2016-01-27 Westfield - Both Westfield School Bonds totaling $12.6 million pass Tuesday with 9% voter turnout. See full story in Thursday's newspaper. 1453905116
See all 2016-01-27 Westfield - Mayor Andy Skibitsky reported that 2 feet of snow fell in approximately 11 hours. He rode in the plow to gauge the conditions and observe the plowing operations firsthand. The DPW worked 35 hours straight and were sent home Sun
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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