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October 13, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Board Okays Subdivisions; ‘Watcher’ House Delayed

Landlord Files Suit Against Addams Tavern Owners

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

SP Zoning Board Rejects Apartment Development
Fanwood Board Denies Exxon Owner Allegations

CF Delays Vote on Centennial Village Apts.
Acting Asst. Principal Named For Hillside Avenue School

Council to Interview Possible Advisers on Redevelopment
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

County Population to Go Up 18 Percent By 2040
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Building Projects Along Elm St. Could Be Boon For The Area
‘Four Centuries’ Offers Chance To Celebrate Our Heritage

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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.

OVERCOMING THE COVERAGE...Blue Devil Mike Moriarty, right, despite the coverage by the Union defender actually makes the catch for a touchdown. The Blue Devils defeated the Farmers in a battle of the unbeaten, 28-13, on October 8.

Real World Tech - Paper Mill Playhouse Takes a Gamble on a Remake

Tips for Aid - Westfield Memorial Library Presents Pay Less for College

Impressive Roster - Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Earn AP Scholar Status
Teenagers Invited - Anime Club at the Scotch Plains Public Library
Spooky - Ghost Stories to be Told At Cranford Library
Arts & Entertainment
Jackpot - Paper Mill Playhouse Takes a Gamble on a Remake
Assassins - Killing Them with Laughter in CDC’s Production
A Real Eye Opener - Powerful Performances Presented on Hamilton Stage
Silent Film - The General at Westfield Methodist Oct. 15
Carriage House Series - Haiku Poets to be Featured At Fanwood Poetry Reading

BEING PUT TO GOOD USE...The new Fanwood Skatepark, enclosed in a new chain-link fence, is open during daylight hours to local young folks who enjoy skateboarding and BMX biking. Helmets are required and adult supervision is required for younger users.

Week in Sports Cougar Gridders Find Seams, Rumble Over Raiders, 40-14; Blue Devils’ Pressure Humbles Farmers in Grid Clash, 28-13; Cougars Win Cougar Invit’l, Blue Devils 2nd, Raiders 3rd; WHS’s Mike Leniart: ‘Voice of Blue Devils’ (Devil's Den); Blue Devils Stop Raiders, 2-0 On V-Ball ‘Pink Out’ Night; Kent Place & Summit Share UCT Girls Tennis Crown; Raiders’ Furious Surge Ruffles Highlander Soccer Boys, 1-0

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-10-19 Tucson - The mens tennis team from Westfield, N.J. representing the USTA Middle States Section, captured the national title at the USTA League Adult 40 & Over 3.0 National Championships held at the Hilton El Conquistador Resort in Tucson,
See all 2016-10-19 Plainfield NJ Intergenerational Orchestra opens the season with Bright Lights and Blue Skies, performing music by Borodin, Glazunov, and Mozart. This free concert is on November 13 at 3 pm at Crescent Ave Presbyterian Church, 716 Watchung
See all 2016-10-18 Cranford - The Rosary Society of St. Michael Church in Cranford, N.J. will meet on Monday, November 7, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Center. The guest speaker will be Ms. Beverly A. Friend, from the N. J. Council for the Humanities. She
See all 2016-10-14 Westfield - The Franklin Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is gearing up for its annual Pumpkin Fair to be held on Saturday, October 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m on the school grounds located at 700 Prospect Street. The Pump
See all 2016-10-14 Westfield - The Westfield Parent Teacher Council (PTC) invites the public to attend Candidates Night on Wednesday, November 2nd from 7:30-9:00pm in the Westfield High School auditorium. Four individuals, Michael Bielen, Brendan Galligan, G
See all 2016-10-14 Westfield - A total of 28 Westfield High School students have been named Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. According to the National Merit Scholarship Program, these students place in the top five percent o
See all 2016-10-13 Cranford - The Garden Club of Cranford will be hosting a tag sale on Saturday, October 29. The sale will be held, rain or shine, at 715 Brookside Place, Cranford from 9am through 3pm. Some key items featured in the sale will be holiday dec
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
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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