Since 1890. New Jersey legal newspapers for communities of Union County, Westfield, Mountainside, Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Cranford and Garwood

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June 16, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Westfield BOE Interviews Slater Replacements, Honors Teachers
Sign Up Here for Westfield Firefighter Golf Outing, August 15 at Echo Lake CC

Grace Orthodox Subdivision, Two New Homes Approved
Reconstruction Work on Trader Joe’s Finally Begins

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Despite Some Bumps, Switch To County Dispatch Is Working
SP Council Discusses Development Options
Ashbrook Nursing Home Seeks Major Expansion 

CF PD Announces Retirees, Advancements
Despite Protest Cranford BOE Terminates Principal
7-Eleven Proposed For Ex-Sunoco Site on South Ave.

Divided Garwood Council To Consider Redevelopment

County Moving Ahead With Oak Ridge Park Facilities
Election Results Told by Towns for Primary

A Father’s Day Nod to All Dads For the Crucial Role They Play
How Much Will Oak Ridge Plan Cost Union County Taxpayers?

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INTENSITY + FOR THE UNION COUNTY 50+...Deegan power hitter Kevin Woodring shows his intensity at the plate in the game against Linda’s Driftwood Bar & Grill at Jerseyland Field on June 9.

Honor Roll - Westfield High School (3rd Marking Period)

Influential - Westfield High School Names Teachers of the Year

High Honor - W-H Students Inducted Into Honor Societies
Arts & Entertainment
Outstanding Performances - Area Students, Schools Honored at Paper Mill Rising Star Awards
Familiar Is Good - West Side Story Mesmerizes at Paper Mill
Popcorn - Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping

BIRD’S EYE...Wildlife photographers Jim and Carol Duffy prepare to photograph birds as part of the Union County Bio-Blitz 2016 Saturday morning at Kawameeh Park in Union.

Week in Sports Baseball Raiders Started Hot, Made UCT Final, Finish 17-12; Westfield Red Tops Blue, 6-2, In Majors All-Star Baseball; Deegan Roofers ‘Nail’ Down Driftwood, 18-11, in UC 50+; All in the Family Works Well at WHS (Devil's Den); Softball Cougars Improved Individually, Finished at 9-11; Blue Devils Gained Experience, Finished Softball Season; WF Red Out-Slugs Blue In Int’l League All-Star Game

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-06-20 Union County - The Mobile Paper Shredding Event is coming on Sunday, June 26th from 9 am to 1 pm at the Union County Vo-Tech located at 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains. Residents can bring up to four bags of confidential documents for s
See all 2016-06-14 Rahway - Over 100 Artists, Musicians and Performers Will Showcase Their Talents in Downtown Rahway on Friday, June 17th at the 4th Annual Culture Crawl. 1465925023
See all 2016-06-14 Fanwood - On Saturday, June 18th Mayor Colleen Mahr will be at Mara's Caf at 250 South Avenue in Fanwood from 10 AM to 12 Noon to meet with residents. She will discuss a wide range of Borough issues as well as being available for specific
See all 2016-06-03 Westfield - High School freshman Alicia Harris and Edison Intermediate School 7th grader Cooper Harris have been selected as the Pediatric Honored Heroes for the Crohns and Colitis Foundation of Americas Take Steps Walk at Liberty State Pa
See all 2016-06-02 Westfield - Two Day Garage Sale! This Saturday and Sunday there will be a garage sale at 408 Grove Street from 10am till 6pm. All proceeds will go to Soccer Without Borders, (SWB)- Uganda. SWB Uganda works in the Nsambya neighborhood of Ka
See all 2016-06-02 Westfield - The Westfield library is currently showing the art work of Anne Castellano of Cranford nj. The display will run through July 31st and consists of portraits, in pencil, pastel and pen/ink. 1464874774
See all 2016-05-31 Union County - several free recycling events coming up this month. Scrap Metal Recycling continues in June with events on the first Thursday (June 2nd ) and Third Saturday (June 18th) of each month. There are three (3) locations in Union C
See all 2016-05-24 Mountainside - On Friday May 27, 2016, the Mountainside Police Department in conjunction with the Union County Police Department will be conducting a D.W.I. checkpoint. The checkpoint will be located along Route 22 East, between the hours
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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