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

Newspaper Edition
June 30, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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WF Graduates Over 460 Students at Kehler

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

SPFHS Graduates 390 During Commencement Exercises
Busy Summer Months Set For Scotch Plains Township

Mountainside Board OKs Four Applications

CHS Graduates 264 Students in Class of 2016
CF Authorizes Storm Drainage Improv. Funding
Residents Press BOE Over Personnel, Class Size 

GW Council Delays Review of Casale-Petro Plan

Freeholders OK Contract For Fire Academy Burn Bld.
Fourth of July Events, Fireworks Schedules Told

You, We the Citizens
Independence Day Remains Significant Today As In 1776

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PLOWING IN WITH A DOUBLE...Westfield Blue’s Ryan Friedberg, No. 23, slides into second base with a double in the fourth inning as Cranford shortstop Jake Chapman gets the throw. Cranford won the 20-15 homerfest on June 21.

Congratulations - Westfield High School Graduates Class of 2016

Continued Growth - Union Catholic Receives Middle States Reaccreditation

Role Models - Westfield Names Outstanding Teachers
Achievement -  Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Graduate Middle School
Outstanding - Magis Award Winners Announced
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Finding Dory: It’ll Find You
Tryouts - Auditions Announced for Barefoot in the Park
Mystery Thriller - Auditions Announced for WCP’s And Then There Were None
Limited Openings - Summer Camp Available at Visual Arts Center of NJ
Coveted Spots - Local Students Selected for Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory

ON YOUR MARK...About 500 participants get set to head out in the Scotch Plains 5K Run on Thursday night, a fundraiser for Children’s Network for Hope hospitals in memory of Patrick Allocca. Music by “The Neighbors” on the Village Green and Cloud 9 DJ at the finish line helped to buoy the runners.

Week in Sports North Shuts Down South In Phil Simms All-Star Classic; Cranford 12s Go Long, Nudge Westfield in Ripken Dist.; SPF 10Us Top Wat. Hills In Ripken District 12 Tourney; The Devil’s Den: 12 Years Of Mad, Blue-Tinted Fun; Millburn Survives Westfield Rally in Ripken 10U Tourney; New Providence Nips Cranford In Ripken Dist. 12 Pool B

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-07-05 Cranford - The Cranford Chamber of Commerce monthly networking events are open to members and all future members. If you are interested in attending, please call 908 272 6114 or contact us at cranfordchamber@comcast.com 1467748234
See all 2016-07-05 Scotch Plains - Highland Swim Club in Scotch Plains is hosting a Swim-A-Palooza to benefit RESOLVE Community Counseling Center located in Scotch Plains. RESOLVE is a private, non-profit community mental health center serving children, adul
See all 2016-06-30 Westfield - The deadline for Westfield residents interested in considering a three-year term (2017-2020) on the Board of Education is July 25, 2016, at the County Clerk office in Elizabeth. The three members on the Westfield Board of Educa
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
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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