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November 17, 2016
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Addams Tavern Opens on Elm; Trader Joe’s to Re-Open Dec. 2
Voting Results Nov. 8, 2016 => Summary Here -- Local Detail Here

Westfield
Board Approves Rooftop Terrace Deck in Downtown
Kids With Disabilities Might Be Mainstreamed

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Council Introduces Ordinances For Signage, Parking and Traffic
Rec. Panel Discusses Park Improvements, Programs

Cranford
CF BOE Incumbents Congratulate Sheridan
CF Extends Lease With Cranford Clay Courts

Garwood
Borough Council Reappoints Auditing Firm In 4-2 Vote
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
Board to Vote On Contract Hike for Courthouse Stairs
Political Party Affiliation Stats Show Interesting Trend in Towns

Editorial
Guadagno Would Become Governor If Christie Resigns
Trump Fairly Won Presidency; We Must Focus on the Future

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Sports

WILD ACTION IN RAIDER COUNTRY...Raider co-captain Ryan Peterson, No. 8, and Panther Nathan Han, No. 42, go for a loose ball in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 championship game on November 10. The Raiders won 3-1.

Education
Information Source - Westfield Hist. Society to Present Journalism Lecture

For Their Future - UCC Foundation Gala Raises Scholarship Funds

Aspiring Poets - Woman’s Club Announces Youth Writing Contest
Ready to Assist - Volunteers Complete Literacy Training
Tallying the Votes - Franklin School Holds Mock Presidential Election
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Doctor Strange: Physician, Heal Thyself
Enhancing the Arts - NJ Festival Orchestra Appoints New Board President, New Trustees
Holiday Production - Radio Style A Christmas Carol To be Performed by NJYT
Meet & Greet - Angler, Author to Demo. Fly-Tying at Book Store
Special Guest - Grandniece of E.B. White Visits RIS Students
Community

FARMERS MARKET ENDS SATURDAY...Shoppers took advantage of sunny skies on Saturday to pick up some late-season produce at the Scotch Plains Farmers Market, which ends this Saturday, November 19.

Week in Sports Blue Devils Swat Bees, 48-0, In Grid Section Quarterfinals; Raider Boys Rap Panthers, 3-1, For 19th Section Soccer Crown; Simple Twist of Fate For Captain Varano (Devil's Den); Raider Girls Jar Wat. Hills, 2-0, In Soccer Sectional Semifinals; Lady Red Devils Burn Raiders In PKs for Section Soccer Title; Ridge Stuns Lady Blue Devils In Section Semifinal Shootout

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-11-22 WESTFIELD - Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that his Westfield District Office will host office hours for the Veterans Administration, bringing the expertise of V.A. agents specializing in assisting veterans directly to c
See all 2016-11-22 Westfield - Historical Society Member - Guest Open House Sunday, December 4, from 2-4 pm 314 Mountain Avenue Westfield NJ 07090 The Board of Trustees invites you to join us in a celebration for members of the Westfield Historical Society a
See all 2016-11-22 Garwood - The annual Garwood Christmas tree lighting ceremony will be this Saturday, November 26 at 5 pm. 1479814157
See all 2016-11-21 Area - Christmas Tree Lightings: Westfield - The annual tree lighting will be held this Sunday, November 27, at 5:30 p.m. at the North Avenue, west train station lawn. Cranford - A full day of activities culminating with lighting of the Ch
See all 2016-11-21 New Providence - New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra presents its annual free family holiday concert on December 18 at 3pm at New Providence High School, 35 Pioneer Drive. Children especially will enjoy this interactive concert that inc
See all 2016-11-18 Summit During the past several weeks, the Summit Police Department has been made aware that some residents are receiving threatening phone calls and text messages during which an unknown caller demands money in exchange for the protection
See all 2016-11-17 Westfield - Do you like gift wrapping? or decorating? Would you like to come to Lord & Taylor and wrap gifts during our annual fundraiser for the Westfield Historical Society? We wrap items which L&T customers purchase and then the custome
See all 2016-11-16 Plainfield - Crescent Concerts will hold its annual Yuletide by Candlelight on December 11 at 5 pm. The Crescent Singers perform familiar and not so familiar Christmas anthems, carols and songs in the candle lit and beautiful nave of Cresc
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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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