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September 29, 2016
(Archives to 1907)
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Westfield Downtown Task Force Hears From Businesses

‘The Watcher’ House to Get Hearing Before Planning Bd.
DWC Discusses Vacancies, Facade Grants Approved

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Housing Project Okayed For Bowcraft Amusement Park
Resident Complains About Noise From Skate Park
Height of Proposed Ashbrook Facil. Questioned
SP-F BOE Amends Flag, Pledge Policy

Send-Receive Deal Okayed By BOE for Gov. Livingston
MS Bd. of Adjust Continues Bovella’s Bid

Springfield Ave. Safety Issues Raised by Residents
CF BOE Restarts Superintendent Search
QuickChek to Revisit Plans After Zoning Bd. Objections
Centennial Ave. Application To Resume on October 5

GW to Seek Financial Adviser For Redevelopment
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Freeholders Moving Ahead To Buy Lot Near Ponderosa

Celebrate Fall By Helping Those Most Vulnerable In Community
North Jersey Casinos Are Bad Idea, Should Be Defeated By Voters

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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.

ACTION AT THE BLUE DEVIL NET...Cougar Lauren Williamson, No. 13 left, slips the ball past Blue Devil goalie Caitlyn Ammon, gold, and Kylinn Kraemer, No. 19, as Raffi Laitamaki, No. 24, closes in at Kehler Stadium on September 20.

New Recruits - Union Catholic Welcomes Faculty, Staff

Love & Understanding - Christopher Academy Celebrates Day of Peace

Good Cause - Rotary Club Supports School One Students In Need
High Honor - AP Scholars Revealed at Mount Saint Mary Academy
Newest Alumni - University of Rhode Island Awards Aprox. 4,000 Degrees
Arts & Entertainment
Carriage House Series - Weil and Mazziotti Gillan Evoke Emotion at Poetry Event
Thought Provoking - Evolution and Emotion Mix in Dreamcatcher Production
Popcorn - Bridget Jones’s Baby Sweet, Cute and Crawls
Ready, Aim, Showtime - Bridget Jones’s Baby Sweet, Cute and Crawls
Bach & Roll - Westfield Marching Band Takes Home Another Trophy

LIFT A CUP...Volunteers sell lemonade in the Kups for Kancer fundraiser, part of the Jam Kancer in the Kan children’s cancer awareness program, in downtown Fanwood last Saturday afternoon. This year’s proceeds will be donated to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

Week in Sports Blue Devils Rise in 2nd Half, Top Lady Soccer Cougars, 2-1; Blue Devil Footballers Jolt Franklin Twp. Warriors, 37-10; Whittington Looks to Continue Tradition of Winning at WHS (Devil's Den); Lady Blue Devils Top Raiders In Gymnastics, 105.625-102.93; UC Vikings Outlast Blue Devils In Girls Volleyball Showdown; Immaculata Ruffles Raiders In 2nd Half for 31-16 Victory; WF Lady Blue Devils Outlast Oak Knoll Royals in Tennis, 3-2

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-10-05 Fanwood - Curbside recycling arrives in Fanwood this Thursday, October 6. Please make sure your blue container is at the curb by 7 a.m.. We recommend you set it out the night before so you don't forget. The diagram on the lid reminds you w
See all 2016-10-04 Fanwood - Recreation hosts running event and this year, all runners are invited to reveal their true selves and come dressed as their favorite super hero! The Fanwood 5K Super Hero Run & Family Fun Run returns on Sunday, October 16th, at L
See all 2016-09-30 Scotch Plains - The SPFHS DECA chapter is hosting a Raider Run on October 22nd at 8 am. This is the morning of SPFHS homecoming. The run will be held behind the football field at the high school. The funds from this event is going to the M
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
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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