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July 28, 2016
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Casale-Petro Redevelopment Plan Introduced, Hearing Postponed
Sign Up Here for Westfield Firefighter Golf Outing, August 15 at Echo Lake CC

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
SP-F BOE Details Parking Plan
Conley Sworn In as New SP Police Chief
Viking McLaughlin Discusses Her Upcoming Olympic Bid

Mountainside
Infrastructure, Curriculum Changes Explained For MS
Mountainside Adjust. Bd. Delays Alpine Application

Cranford 
New Principal, Turf Field Announced by CF Board
CF Zoning Bd. Okays Porch; QuickChek Delayed

Region 
Freeholders Offer $59-Mil. General-Purpose Bond
RVSA Agrees to Pay Hike in New Three-Year Labor Pact
Attorney Acquitted In Lunch Fraud Investigation

Editorial
Tragedies Highlight Risks Police Face Walking ‘Thin Blue Line’
Gas Tax Deal Resembles Game of Three-Card Monte

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Sports

HUSTLING DOWN THE LINE...Charlie Brown’s Eric Mihanski hustles down the line but Netherwood first baseman Marty Bernstein is about to make the catch before he gets there in the third inning at Brookside Park in Scotch Plains.

Education
Honor Roll - Edison Intermediate School (4th Marking Period)

Bright Student - Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Selects Simon Wagner

Class of 2016 - Local Students Graduate Saint Peter’s Prep
Crack that Book - Fanwood Library Kicks Off Summer Reading 2016
Great Job - Area Schools Announce Local Students to Dean's Lists
Arts & Entertainment
Bergen - Norway’s Charming Secret
Upcoming Stars - ‘New Voices’ at Paper Mill Includes Area Students
Fun & Flix - Family Movie Tuesdays To Continue at Area Parks
Dazzling Display - Franklin School Paints Historic Mural in Its Halls
Talent Search - Open Call for Artists for Exhibit at Arts Guild NJ
Community

HOT TOWN, SUMMER IN THE CITY...Despite temperatures that neared 100 degrees, hundreds turned out Saturday for the Scotch Plains Fire Department's “wetdown” celebrating the arrival of its newest pumper truck.

Week in Sports Union Rejects Middlesex In Snapple Bowl Grid Clash; Netherwood Secures 2nd Seed, Shuts Down Charlie Brown; WF Blue Tops Cranford In 11U New Pr. Gold League; St. Vincent Tops St. Matt In St. Bart’s Softball League; Westfield 11U Gray Survives Raider Blue Comeback

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-08-01 Westfield - Advisory: NS TRAIN STATION LOT TO CLOSE AT 1PM TUES, 08/02, FOR NATIONAL NIGHT OUT. USE SS TRAIN FOR COMMUTER PICK-UP. Westfield Police Chief David C. Wayman has announced the Northside Train Station parking lot will close at a
See all 2016-07-28 Area - The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for Union County from 8 PM EDT this evening through Friday afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms will be moving into the region from the west early this evening and will ove
See all 2016-07-28 Garwood - Union County Mosquito Control will be spraying for adult mosquitoes tonight, July 28, 2016, 7 PM - 12 AM Garwood - Liberty Ct 1469742253
See all 2016-07-28 Fanwood - Effective Saturday, July 30, the Borough of Fanwood reminds residents that there will be no more Saturday hours at the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Recycling Center. We thank the dedicated employees and volunteers of the Recycling Assoc
See all 2016-07-28 Garwood - I am spearheading a volunteer group made up of Garwood residents that will be showing our appreciation to the Garwood Police Department. Now more than ever, in light of what's going on in this world, we need to show our support a
See all 2016-07-20 Cranford - The Union County Peace Councils 14th annual Peace and World Friendship Arts Fair will be in downtown Cranford Sunday August 7, 1-7 PM at Eastman Plaza Clock Park, located at 2 Eastman St at North Avenue. This is a free family-fr
See all 2016-07-19 Clark - Due to a PGA event, Oak Ridge Park in Clark, will be closed to the public from Saturday, July 23rd through Sunday, July 31st. 1468962707
See all 2016-07-19 County - The storm has knocked out power to 11,752 PSE&G customers in Union County. The majority of customers are in Linden (1,845), Roselle (2,936) and Westfield (2,750). Estimated time of restoration for all by PSE&G is for tomorrow morn
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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
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