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September 8, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Ex Officials Dispute Glover’s Claim On Manager’s Salary
Station Square Apartments Approved for Dean Oil Site
Malool Pulls Independent Scotch Plains Mayoral Bid
FW Disappointed with BOE Parking Lot Decision


MS Debates Idea Of More Commuter Parking


Local Ceremonies Set For 9-11 Observances


We Must Keep the Events of 9/11 Relevant to Younger Generations
Local Contests to Add More Deliberation to Silly Season

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LADY RAIDER SOCCER CAPTAINS...Pictured, left to right, are: seniors Alyssa DiFrancesco, Andrea Leitner, Christina Rodgers and Sophie Brause who have been selected Raider team captains this season.

It's Time - Westfield Schools Announce Back-to-School Nights

Well Done - Local Students Earn Dean's List Honors at Area Schools

Selected Student - WHS Graduate Honored at University Awards Luncheon
You Scream - Lincoln School PTO Hosts Ice Cream Social
Making the Grade - Phillips Exeter Academy Announces Honor Roll
Arts & Entertainment
Family Troubles - Redemption in the Desert in Kean Premiere Stages’ Production
Multi-Talented - Westfield Historical Society Presents the Lives and Art of Harry and Wende Devlin
Carriage House - Poetry Reading to Feature Mazziotti Gillan, Weil
Meet the Author - Poet Robert Cozzi to Be at Town Book Store

SATURDAY IN THE PARK...Or Thursday Night on the Village Green. The band Good Works entertains the crowd on the final night of the Scotch Plains music series last Thursday, including several selections from the group Chicago at the request of Mayor Kevin Glover.

Week in Sports 2016 All-Corbin Team; Lady Raiders’ Focus, Playing Up to Capabilities in Soccer; WHS Football Returns With Great Anticipation (Devil's Den); Raider Tennis Girls Eye ‘Upper Tier’ in County; Lady Soccer Cougars Looking To Change System a Little Bit; Raider Gridders Going With More Versatility on Offense; Blue Devil Girls Volleyball Presently a ‘Work in Progress’; Lady Blue Devils Face Tough Tennis Schedule Immediately; Soccer Blue Devil Girls Return Much of Entire Starting Lineup; Football Blue Devils Return Strong Veteran Defensive Line; Cougars Look to Build Field Hockey with Youth

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-09-14 Union County - residents and visitors to gather with veterans and their families at the plaza in front of the Union County Courthouse on Friday, September 16 at 11:00 a.m., and join in the annual POW/MIA Remembrance Day ceremony to honor p
See all 2016-09-14 Scotch Plains - Free Fun, Kids Eat Free, Free School Supplies, Free Rides - ARE WELCOME! The Outreach Ministry of St. Johns Baptist Church located at 2387 Morse Ave, Scotch Plains, NJ 0706 is proud to host the 8th Annual Back to School Com
See all 2016-09-13 Garwood - Police advised the Underpass on Center St between North and South will be closed for road work. Plan alternate route 1473770857
See all 2016-09-08 Fanwood - is providing a new recycling app to residents, called Recycle Coach. The goal is to make recycling more convenient for residents, while increasing participation. The mobile application can be installed for free on tablets, smartp
See all 2016-09-07 Union County The Union County 4-H Youth Development Program is looking for a volunteer to lead the 4-H Lego Robotics Club for this upcoming club season. The volunteer should have experience building and programming Lego NXT Robots. They wi
See all 2016-09-07 New Providence - Intergenerational Orchestra begins the new season with two Open House rehearsals. Players of all ages and abilities are welcome to sit in and play on September 15 and 22 for one or all of NJIOs ensembles. Prelude (beginner
See all 2016-09-07 Scotch Plains - Amateur Computer Group of NJ. meets Fri Sept 16, 8:00-10:00 PM with Presentation on Business Back to Basics by Roxanne Levinston, and Paul Hatrak. Roxanne Levinston owns a company called It's Business, LLC and it's a busine
See all 2016-09-02 Garwood - Union County will be spraying for mosquitoes tonight, 9/1/2016 between the hours of 7PM & 12AM (weather permitting) @Hickory, Myrtle, 4th 1472811929
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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