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October 20, 2016
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Cars to be Off the Road During Snow Events in Westfield

WF Students Exceed State Averages on PARCC Tests
Board to Hear Revised Plans For Elm St. Rooftop Deck

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Jones Criticizes Mayor, Renaud Over Health Benefits, Conflict
Council in Support of a Multi-Way Stop Sign at North and Sheelens
Bd. of Education Celebrates Newly Tenured Staff
Rec Panel Seeks Stronger Ties With BOE On Fields

Concern Aired Over Drinking During Trick-or-Treating

CF Zoning Board OK’s Quick Chek for North. Ave.

BOE Reports on PARCC Testing; Appoints Attorney
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Separate Trails to Be Included for Mtn. Bikers

Campaign Controversies Should Not Keep Us From the Polls
Does Anyone Believe Government Should Go Further Into Debt?

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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.

MAYBE A DOUBLE HEADER...Blue Devil Chris Beaulieu, No. 25, and Dayton Bulldog Anthony Nagy, No. 9, get their heads on the ball in the Union County Tournament quarterfinals in Westfield on October 14. Westfield won, 1-0.

Remembrance - Wardlaw-Hartridge Dedicates Fields in Memory of President

Educational Event - Identifying Learning Differences in Young Children

Fall Fun - Franklin School Invites Community to Pumpkin Fair
Students Recognized - Saint Peter's Prep Announces Academic Awards
Merit - WHS Announces Nationally Commended Students
Arts & Entertainment
Classic Play - Community Players Open Season With Agatha Christie Thriller
Popcorn - The Birth of a Nation: A Painful Truth
Fall Show - Union Catholic Performing Arts Company Presents Rumors
Tryouts - JCC Youth Theater Announces Open Auditions for Peter Pan
Ancient Art - Raku-Fest to be Held at the Visual Arts Center of NJ

GOING, GOING, GONE...The long-time site of Lou's Gulf station and auto repair on North Avenue in Scotch Plains is being razed to make way for a gas station and convenience store.

Week in Sports Blue Devil Boys Nip Bulldogs In UCT Soccer Quarters, 1-0; No. 3 Lady Blue Devils Defeat Union Farmers in Soccer, 3-1; Unbeaten ’65 Football Team To Huddle Up at Ferraro’s (Devil's Den); Raiders Soar Past Cardinals In UCT Soccer Quarters, 5-1; Cougars Easily Scale Summit In Football Showdown; Lady Soccer Cougars Topple Highlanders on Sr. Night, 5-1; SPF Raider Girls Shut Out Rahway Indians in Soccer, 3-0

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-10-26 Westfield - Holy Trinity, St. Helens to host Fair Trade Sale The Peace & Justice Committee of Holy Trinity and St. Helens will sponsor a Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Fair Trade Sale on November 12-13 at Holy Trinity; and November 19-20 a
See all 2016-10-24 Garwood - The Lions Club of Garwood is calling out to all local Ghosts and Ghouls to participate in the Annual Halloween Parade/Costume contest to be held on Halloween Night. Participants are asked to assemble at the intersection of Willow
See all 2016-10-22 Cranford - Due to inclement weather, the Great Pumpkin Carve Out, scheduled today in Cranford, will be postponed. The new date is Saturday October 29. Thank you in advance for communicating this to your readers/audience 1477143536
See all 2016-10-21 Scotch Plains - The candidates forum, sponsored by The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times, will take place on Wednesday, October 26 at the municipal building in the council chambers. Scotch Plains TV will broadcast live, and also re-broadcast the
See all 2016-10-20 Westfield - Paul or staff consider Editorial idea - Grants are Government, Political insidious hoax on the taxpayer. public is welcome to send opinions to editor@goleader.com 1476999378
See all 2016-10-20 Fanwood - Christina's story on the three way stop sign at Sheelen's and North in Fanwood is incorrect. The ordinance that would create it was only given it's first reading this week. It will be subject to a public hearing and second readin
See all 2016-10-20 Scotch Plains - The Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club is hosting a Veterans Day lunch at their meeting on Wednesday, November 9th at 12pm at the Stage House Restaurant in Scotch Plains. Theyll honor Veterans in the club as well as Veterans
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,
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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