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November 24, 2016
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Employee Parking Permit Fees to Be Cut 14 Percent in Westfield


Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Football Coach Resignation Stirs Controversy at BOE Meeting
Council Tables Ord. for Three-Way Stop Sign at North and Sheelens
Exterior Shady Rest Work Done; More Upgrades Planned

Cranford
CF Zoning Board OKs Wawa on North Ave.

Garwood
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
Freeholders Introduce Ordinance To Extend Open Space Tax
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Editorial
Let’s Not Throw 240 Years Away Because of Two Elections
Walter Halpin Remembered For Decades of Dedicated Service
 

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Sports

TRYING TO REMAIN CALM...Raider Assistant Coach Joe Mortarulo tries to help goalkeeper Sean Murray remain calm after the game with Hunterdon Central that involved a controversial call at Kean University in Union on November 20.

Education
Great Cause - Mother Seton Donates to Patients at RWJ at Rahway

Outstanding - Westfield Teacher Named Exemplary Educator

Helping Out - W-H Students Make Donation to UNICEF
Selected - Union Catholic Freshman Awarded Scholarship
Arts Night - Fundraiser to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network
Arts & Entertainment
Romeo & Juliet - It Takes a Village to Pull Off a Timeless Tragedy Production
Popcorn - Arrival - Quite a Trip
Upcoming Performance - Scotch Plains-Fanwood Presents You Can't Take It With You
Welcome Addition - Chinn Elected President of NJWA Board of Directors
Just Peachy - Family Fun with James and the Giant Peach, The Musical
Community

COMMUNITY SUPPORT...The Fanwood Council chambers was packed Monday night with those in support of the Fanwood Memorial Library’s proposal to expand and renovate the building.

Week in Sports Red Devils Stun Raiders, 1-0, For Group 4 Boys Soccer Title; Blue Devils Reject Union, 21-7, Head for Group 5 Grid Final; Field Hockey Blue Devils Won Blue Division, Finished 12-8-1; Things You Didn’t Know About PHS-WHS Rivalry (Devil's Den); Raider Boys Beat Kearny, 1-0, In Group 4 Semi Second OT; Lady Cougars Proved to Be Very Competitive in Soccer; Penn State Nittany Lions Rap Rutgers Scarlet Knights, 39-0; Blue Devil Soccer Boys Won UCT Crown, Finished 15-4-2

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-11-30 On Wednesday November 23, 2016, at Cranford High School, the Quilting Club hosted their 8th annual Blankets of Love. Every year the blankets are donated to selected hospitals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. This year the blankets were dona
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield The Impromptu Players will present, What The Dickens? an adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, 140 Mountain Avenue,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - NJ.com will offer live video feeds, as well as complete on-demand replays, for NJSIAA football finals. The video will be free of charge, Saturday, Dec. 3 From MetLife Stadium, North 2, Group 5 Westfield vs. Bridgewater-Raritan,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - The Youth Group of the First Baptist Church of Westfield, 170 Elm St., will present a musical variety concert on Sunday, December 11 at 4:30pm. It will begin in recital format showcasing a variety of solo performers of diverse
See all 2016-11-28 Elizabeth - NAIOP New Jerseys 2016 Transportation & Logistics Update; Industry Experts to Address Transportation Project Priorities, Mass Transit, Port Performance, and Impact of E-commerce on Commercial Real Estate. The Port of Elizabeth
See all 2016-11-25 Westfield - Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick (R-Union), the "funniest lawyer in New Jersey," and former Saturday Night Live star Joe Piscopo will team together to help raise funds for the Boys and Girls Club of America. They will pe
See all 2016-11-25 Westfield - On Saturday, December 10th at 7pm at the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, New Jersey Festival Orchestra, under the baton of David Wroe, kicks off the holiday season with a bang and plenty of bling with Home for the Holidays, a
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
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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