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

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November 3, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Voters to Decide Ballot Questions, Council Races
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Dems Win Garwood Council

Residents Cite Concerns About Safety, Parking Due to 7-Eleven
Neighbors Vow to Fight Temporary Lights at Kehler
Lance Talks Difference Between Trump, Clinton

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Mayoral and Council Candidates Square Off on Taxes, Downtown
FW Planning Bd. OKs Residential Applications
Skate Park Will Not Get Soundproofing, Security

Beautification Panel Seeks To Spruce Up MS

GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Seventh District Candidates Face Off on Economic Issues

Kudos to Those Who Put Service Above Political Ambition, Money
The Vote on Public Questions Could Impact State, County Taxes

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A PACK OF BLUE...Five Blue Devil girls run in a tight pack over the “Hump” at Warinanco Park in Roselle on October 26. The Lady Blue Devils toppled defending champions Union Catholic for the Union County cross-country crown.

Novel Idea - Monthly Book Clubs to Meet At Scotch Plains Library

Panel Discussion - Women in Criminal Justice Workshop Held at UCC

4-Day Trip - Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Learn About Great Outdoors
Aced - 20 Students Achieve Perfect Scores on SAT
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Doesn’t Quite Grab You
Acclaimed Show - Special Benefit Performance for The Alliance Repertory Theatre Co.
Appointed - Parrish Named Artistic Dir. of Crescent Concerts
Home for the Holidays - Cranford Woman’s Club Tells of House Tour

CONTROVERSIAL PARKING LOT...Construction of a new and controversial parking lot for teachers behind Park Middle School has begun.

Week in Sports Raiders Nip Royals in OT, 1-0, To Claim UCT Soccer Crown; Lady Blue Devils Halt Vikings For Union County X-C Crown; Blue Devil XC Boys Capture UC Varsity, JV Championship; Lady Blue Devils Shut Down Field Hockey Highlanders, 2-1; Cougars Make Playoff; Down Comets in Grid Clash, 49-13; UC Vikings Stop Blue Devils For UCT Girls V-Ball Crown; Blue Devils Sting Raiders, 2-1 For UCT Boys Soccer Crown; Records Meaningless When WHS plays SPF (Devil's Den)

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-11-09 Summit - The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is hosting a four-day art class for adults, teens and kids to be held over the winter holiday break. Sign-up today for a super-condensed mini-session and get a months worth of classes in just a
See all 2016-11-08 Region - Early voting turnout is reported to be very high, according to several phone calls to the newspaper. 1478616651
See all 2016-11-04 Westfield - The statement printed under my name is factually inaccurate. I never provided your publication with any statement that could possibly be contorted to convey the information you published. If that wasn't bad enough, the article
See all 2016-11-03 Westfield - The video of the Board of Education Candidates Night which took place on November 2 in the Westfield High School auditorium is posted in its entirety on the Westfield School District Website at https://vimeo.com/190120322​
See all 2016-11-02 Mountainside - Potters Guild Hosts Annual Holiday Pottery Festival The Potters Guild of New Jersey will host its annual holiday sale of functional and sculptural ceramics at the Community Presbyterian Church, at 1459 Deer Path in Mountains
See all 2016-11-02 Cranford - VFW Post 335 has announced that the keynote speaker at its annual Veterans Breakfast will be Brigadier General Michael L. Cunniff, the Adjutant General of New Jersey, leader of the New Jersey Army and Air National Guard. The ann
See all 2016-10-31 Mountainside - Police Department 2016 Halloween Road Closure Due to the large volume of pedestrian traffic in the past years, the following roads will be closed on Monday, October 31st from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm (or earlier if the roadways be
See all 2016-10-28 Scotch Plains - Candidates Forum Here is the online version: https://videoplayer.telvue.com/player/9GoxOSjmC7wxhZd_91MzDBO_wwXycvDQ/media/181850?autostart=true&showtabssearch=true&fullscreen=false Feel free to share link, post on social me
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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