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October 27, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Cranford BOE: Birchwood to Add $1.6 Mil. In School Costs

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Three Candidates Vie for Two SP-F School Board Positions
PARCC Results Examined At SP-F BOE Meeting
County Reveals Clubhouse Plans For Ash Brook Course
Township Considering Sale, Development of Hedge Site

MS Zoning Bd. OK’s Bovella’s Café on Rt. 22

Changes to Unfinished Apts. In CF Approved

GW Dems, GOP Candidates Face off in Debate
Financial Advisor Sought For Casale/Petro Site
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Allowing Mountain Bikes Topic of County Meeting

Don’t Scorn the Magic of Past Souls, Happy Halloween!
BOE Races Should be Noted During This Busy Election Year

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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.

HIGH LEVEL OF INTENSITY...Cougar senior Matt Perino, No. 9, and Raider junior Jonathan Schwab, No. 22, exhibit a high degree of intensity going for the ball in the Union County Tournament semifinal game at AL Johnson High School.

Reach for the Stars - Westfield Teacher Wins Christa McAuliffe Award

Professional Volunteer - Zimmermann Named to ACCT Diversity Committee

Higher Learning - 97 Percent of WHS Grads Continuing Education
Elite - WHS Announces Perfect ACT Scores
Worthy Recipients - Scotch Plains-Fanwood HS Hall of Fame Inductees Told
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - The Accountant Adds Up Smartly
Musicale - Westfield Native to Perform With Opera at Florham on November 6
Putting On - Cranford High School To Stage Noises Off
Afternoon of Music - Fanwood Memorial Library Announces Sunday Series
Applicants Welcome - The Junior Musical Club to Hold Auditions November 20

LISTENING TO THE CANDIDATES...Members of the Scotch Plains and Fanwood community listen to candidates for the board of education discuss issues at a forum held Monday night.

Week in Sports Raiders Move to UCT Finals, Halt Cougars, 4-0, in Soccer; Blue Devils Ambush Spartans On Gridiron Senior Day, 35-13; Record-Breaking Moriarty Happy to Be Contributing (Devil's Den); Lady Blue Devils’ 2nd OT Goal Stings Cougars, 1-0, in Soccer; Blue Devils Sting Minutemen In UCT Soccer Semis on PKs; Cougars Rout Highlanders On Grid ‘Senior Night’, 49-7; Raiders Down Cranford, 3-0, In UCT Girls Soccer Semifinal

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-11-02 Mountainside - Potters Guild Hosts Annual Holiday Pottery Festival The Potters Guild of New Jersey will host its annual holiday sale of functional and sculptural ceramics at the Community Presbyterian Church, at 1459 Deer Path in Mountains
See all 2016-11-02 Cranford - VFW Post 335 has announced that the keynote speaker at its annual Veterans Breakfast will be Brigadier General Michael L. Cunniff, the Adjutant General of New Jersey, leader of the New Jersey Army and Air National Guard. The ann
See all 2016-10-31 Mountainside - Police Department 2016 Halloween Road Closure Due to the large volume of pedestrian traffic in the past years, the following roads will be closed on Monday, October 31st from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm (or earlier if the roadways be
See all 2016-10-28 Scotch Plains - Candidates Forum Here is the online version: https://videoplayer.telvue.com/player/9GoxOSjmC7wxhZd_91MzDBO_wwXycvDQ/media/181850?autostart=true&showtabssearch=true&fullscreen=false Feel free to share link, post on social me
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
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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