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October 6, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Pool, Summer Playground Program Financials Told

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
SP Council Set to Move On Hedge Property Development
FW Considers Three-Way Stop Sign at North and Sheelens
Curbside Recycling Begins Today In Fanwood
Exxon Owner Sues Over Board’s CVS Decision

Mountainside
Borough Investigating Uber Options for Commuters
Mountain Bikers Continue Push to Use Watchung Trails

Garwood
Tattoo Parlor Nixed Over Questions About Building
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
Mountain Bikers Continue Push to Use Watchung Trails
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Editorial
State Must Set Priorities Before Funding Pre-K Expansion in N.J.
Lives Well Lived: Remembering Arnold Palmer, José Fernandez

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Election Edition Thursday, November 3, 2016: The newspaper will have expanded print distribution for this edition to promote voting on Tuesday, November 8th. All Scotch Plains will be mailed the newspaper in support of the election contest for Mayor. Distribution elsewhere will be standard. Please contact sales@goleader.com early to have your advertisements included.
Sports

ABOUT TO BRING DOWN A WARRIOR...Blue Devil defensive lineman Jake Vall-Llobera, No. 22, is about to bring down a Warrior running back in the game at Watchung Hills on September 30. Westfield defeated the Warriors, 40-14.

Education
Those Were the Days - SPFHS Class of '66 to Hold 50th Reunion

Celebration and Recognition - Mother Seton High School Hosted Gala Evening

Good with Numbers - Westfield Students Win Top Math Awards in Nat. Comp.
Freshmen - Champlain College Welcomes New Students
High Honor - The Pingry School Inducts Seniors into Cum Laude Soc.
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - The Magnificent Seven They Ride Again
Radio-Style - NJYT Auditions for A Christmas Carol
Guided Tours - Open House Planned at Mount Saint Mary Academy
Open to Everyone - Wardlaw-Hartridge School Plans Annual Fall Fair
Magical Adventure - Theatre to All’s Wizard of Oz To Benefit Charity at Home
Community

A UNIQUE SPORT...Frisbee golf was on the agenda at last Saturday's “Jam Kancer In The Kan” fundraiser at the Highland Swim Club in Scotch Plains.

Week in Sports Blue Devil Footballers Rout Watchung Hills Warriors, 40-14; Blue Devil Boys’ Step Ahead Edges Raiders in Soccer, 1-0; ‘They’ll Pass You By, In the Wink of an Eye’ (Devil's Den); Blue Devil Boys’ Quick Strike Downs Cougars in Soccer, 5-0; Blue Devils, Raiders Struggle To 2-2 Draw in Girls Soccer; Lady Soccer Raiders Topple Summit Lady Hilltoppers; Cougars Win 56-35 Shootout Against N. Plainfield Gridders; Lady Blue Devils Shut Down Farmers in Field Hockey, 3-0

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-10-06 Garwood - Police advise Oct 7 from 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM Center St between Willow & Locust Ave will be closed for milling & paving. Expect delays - plan alt route 1475790733
See all 2016-10-06 Garwood - The Garwood Public Celebrations will be holding their annual Pumpkin Carving Contest on Saturday, October 29 at 4:00 pm for Garwood residents only. Location is the Garwood First Aid Squad parking lot across from Lincoln School on
See all 2016-10-05 Fanwood - Curbside recycling arrives in Fanwood this Thursday, October 6. Please make sure your blue container is at the curb by 7 a.m.. We recommend you set it out the night before so you don't forget. The diagram on the lid reminds you w
See all 2016-10-04 Fanwood - Recreation hosts running event and this year, all runners are invited to reveal their true selves and come dressed as their favorite super hero! The Fanwood 5K Super Hero Run & Family Fun Run returns on Sunday, October 16th, at L
See all 2016-09-30 Scotch Plains - The SPFHS DECA chapter is hosting a Raider Run on October 22nd at 8 am. This is the morning of SPFHS homecoming. The run will be held behind the football field at the high school. The funds from this event is going to the M
See all 2016-09-27 Westfield - The Westfield Parent Teacher Council will be hosting a Westfield Board of Ed Candidates Night on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 7:30pm in the Westfield High School auditorium. The event is an opportunity for candidates to expre
See all 2016-09-27 Westfield - The annual Applefest will be held on Saturday October 22nd (12-4 p.m.) and we are, once again, selling mums and kale as a fundraiser. The price is $7 each or 3 for $20. Colors available for the mums are red, yellow, white, lave
See all 2016-09-25 Plainfield - Crescent Concerts presents a concert featuring marimba artist Greg Giannascoli and pianist Ronald Stabinsky on October 9 at 3 pm at Crescent Ave Presbyterian Church, 716 Watchung Ave. Tickets are $5-20. For more information, p
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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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