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June 23, 2016
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Former Bank Examiner Selected As Westfield BOE Member
Sign Up Here for Westfield Firefighter Golf Outing, August 15 at Echo Lake CC

Westfield
Pond Clean-Up And Winter Storm Report Discussed

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

BOE Ratifies SPFEA Contract; Parking Lot Plan Update Given
FW Votes to Switch to Curbside Recycling
Eighteen-Unit Apartment Bld. Proposed for Front St.
FW Rec. Panel Hears Plans for Forest Road Park

Mountainside 
Council Introduces Ord. For Infrastructure Upgrades

Cranford 
PSE&G to Begin Rebuilding Substation on South Ave.
Trinity Church Hearing Put Off Until August 22

Regional
County Looks to Renovate Fire Academy Burn Building

Editorial
Leadership and United Front Is Imperative To Defeat Terrorists
Lawmakers Busy Passing Bills Before Breaking for Summer
Tax Fairness or Tax Punishment

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Sports

WAITING FOR THE THROW...Cougar third baseman Jake Chapman waits for the throw from the catcher as Millburn’s Tom Santana slides into the bag during the fourth inning of the Cal Ripken District 12 Tournament in Westfield on June 16.

Education
Student View - Saying Thanks

Happy Trails - Westfield School Employees Honored for Years of Service

Congratulations - Area Residents Graduate From Local Schools
Funds Awarded - College Club Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients
Winners - Debate Team Captures First, Second Place at Speech Fest
Arts & Entertainment
Defying “Tradition” - Sometimes You Do Actually Hit the Jackpot
Foreign Lands - Visiting Berlin And Surrounded By History
Popcorn - Maggie’s Plan - Has a Comic Twist
Summer Sounds - Westfield Community Band Announces Concert Series
Recital Time - Music Scholarship Winners Perform at Annual Luncheon 
Community

STUDENT MEMORIAL...A roadside memorial was created by friends of Daniel Triano, the Academy for Information Technology student who died from injuries suffered in a car crash on Cooper Road in Scotch Plains on June 15.

Week in Sports Cranford Tops Millburn In Ripken District 12 Opener; Essex Stalls Union All-Stars in Underclassmen Baseball; It Stinks When Seniors Have to Play ‘What If?’ (Devil's Den); Westfield No-Hits Warriors In Ripken District 12 Opener; Cougars Played Cranford Ball To Win North 2, Group 3 Title; Blue Devils Did About-Face, Won 18 Straight, Finish 22-6; Raider Boys Flipped Script, Bounced Back Big in Lacrosse; Cougars Had Ups & Downs, Finish Girls Lax Season, 10-9

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-06-26 Westfield, NJ.com Lifeguards at the Westfield Memorial Pool had to resuscitate a girl Saturday in an incident that remains under investigation, a township official said. A doctor and a nurse who were visiting the pool assisted the lifeguar
See all 2016-06-24 Scotch Plains The Township will host its first-ever fireworks display on Saturday, July 2 (rain date is July 3), at the Scotch Hills Golf Course. The golf course will open at 7 p.m. for spectators to set down chairs and blankets, and the f
See all 2016-06-24 Westfield - My son Found a photo, see http://www.goleader.com/news/docs/found_16-06-23_photo.jpg on the ground in front of Westfield High School on 16-06-23 on Dorian Rd. I am holding on to it. Please call 908-391-5305 and ask for Rachel.<
See all 2016-06-23 Cranford - A fireworks display will be the highlight of Cranfords Annual Fourth of July Celebration. The day-long community festival will offer something for everyone including canoe races, a one-mile fun run and a four-mile run, plus vend
See all 2016-06-23 Union County - Join Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County and the Rahway River Watershed Association on a guided bus excursion to see the benefits of rain gardens, rainwater harvesting, porous surfaces and more. When: Tuesday July
See all 2016-06-23 Scotch Plains The Township will host its first-ever fireworks display on Saturday, July 2 (rain date is July 3), at the Scotch Hills Golf Course. The golf course will open at 7 p.m. for spectators to set down chairs and blankets, and the f
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
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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