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September 22, 2016
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Discussion Begins on How To Fill Downtown Vacancies

Westfield
WF BOE Approves Slew Of Personnel Issues at Meeting
Democrats Not Fielding Candidate in Second Ward
Renovation Proposed for 116-Yr. Old Building in WF

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Jones Challenges Use Of Health Benefits By Council Members
New Parking Lot Construction Bids Accepted for Park Middle
Attorney Says Pay Raise For Mirabella Was ‘Lawful’
Library Trustees President Resigns; Recycling to Begin 

Mountainside
Highlanders, Cub Scouts Honored by Mayor, Council

Garwood
GW BOE Okays Superintendent Goals
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
Freeholders Back $59 Mil. Roselle Com. Ctr., School

Editorial
Presidential Debates Among Final Opportunities to Gauge Nominees
Why Is County Guaranteeing $59-Million Project in Roselle?

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Sports

SCORING THE FIRST GOAL...Raider co-captain Ryan Peterson, No. 8, scored the first goal as the Raiders defeated Elizabeth, 2-1, in overtime in Scotch Plains on September 15 to deliver head coach Tom Breznitsky his 700th career win.

Education
Finalist - LEAP Program Chosen For Examples of Excelencia

Intimate Portrait - College Club to Present Portrayal of Anne Oakley

Back to School Spirit - Special Ed. Community Hosts Meet and Greet Event
Recently Inducted - Woman’s Club of Westfield Welcomes New Member
Well Done - Locals Students Named to Area School Dean's Lists
Arts & Entertainment
End of An Era - Chef Didier Jouvenet to Retire from Chez Catherine
Figuring Out Life - Area Thespians Collaborate in Alliance Rep Theatre Show
Popcorn - Sully: Down to Earth Ace
Spontaneous Combustion - NJFO Opens Season With Homage to American in Paris
Artists Live On - Devlin Exhibition Continues At Westfield Historical Soc.
Community

HOW MUCH IS THAT DOGGIE IN THE WINDOW?...The crowd at Fanny Wood Day on Sunday decides the winners in the costumed dog contest. The Cantwell children hold King Muffin, the winner, at right, while the runner-up was Cupcake who was dressed as a hot dog.

Week in Sports Key Plays Preserve Blue Devil Win over Ridge Gridders, 35-21; Raiders Earn ‘Brez’ No. 700, Sting Elizabeth, 2-1, in 1st OT; Tickets Now Available For WAHOF Dinner (Devil's Den); Linden Tigers Rumble Over SPF Raider Footballers; Raider Soccer Girls Hold Off Lady Cougars for 2-1 Victory; Lady Blue Devils Shut Down Nwk Acad in Field Hockey, 3-0; Cougar Footballers Trample
Over Voorhees Vikings, 35-0

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
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
See all 2016-09-24 Westfield - The Westfield Chapter of UNICO National and the Westfield Italian American Club will hold a Columbus Day ceremony at the WW I Memorial area on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 1pm. After the ceremony there will be a program at the We
See all 2016-09-23 Westfield - The Westfield United Fund will sponsor its third annual Westfield Area Volunteer Expo (WAVE) on Friday, September 30, from 1-4pm in the Community Room of the Westfield Municipal Building at 425 East Broad Street, in partnership
See all 2016-09-23 Cranford - Dear Freeholders Kowalski and Bergen. Do you think you could do something to ensure that the UCC students only park in the appropriate UCC lots and don't use up Nomahegan Parking? It's getting kind of ridiculous and people need
See all 2016-09-22 Westfield - Memorial Library Friends to Hold Childrens and Teens Book Sale; The Friends of the Westfield Memorial Library are pleased to announce the dates for their upcoming annual sale of books and related media for children and teens. P
See all 2016-09-20 Mountainside - Police are attempting to locate Yehoshua "Josh" Appel, a 93 year old white male who lives in our jurisdiction. He was last seen on 9/18/16 when he was scheduled to go to an auto body shop on Springfield Ave. in Westfield, NJ
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