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Board of Adjustment Carries Westfield Crossing to Sept.

View Here The August 21, 2017 Eclipse Live

Municipal Election Poll and Debate Schedule

Mayor Details Mountainside’s Affordable-Housing Plans

Cranford <= more
Police Chief Wozniak Retires; Hartz Files Motion to Intervene
Cranford Considers Laws for Puppy Mills, Private Trees

Garwood <= more
New BOE Member Named; District Goals Presented

County Cancels Meeting on Resolution for Roselle Project
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Our Mayors Have Opportunity To Tackle Common Concerns
Oliver Shouldn’t Be Allowed to Appear Twice on Election Ballots

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GOOD STRETCH FOR THE DOUBLE PLAY...Joe Max first baseman Bruce Evans makes the stretch to complete the double play on Contact Lens & Vision runner Ed Quinn in the first inning at Rahway River Park in Rahway on August 10.

Accepted - Westfield Teachers Named Wilson HistoryQuest Fellows

Arts & Entertainment
Shakespeare in the Park - The Taming of the Shrew
Dream Trip - ‘I Love Paris Every Moment of the Year...’

Popcorn - The Dark Tower Fighting Horror with Horror

Annual Concert - Woodland String Quartet Plans ‘Mozart and Musicals’

Providing Opportunity - Musical Club of Westfield Awards $14K in Scholarships

SMOOTHER RIDE...Two of the four lanes on the Fanwood stretch of South Avenue have been paved. Road pavings and improvements are being completed to towns throughout Union County.

Week in Sports Joe Max Cracks Contact Lens In UC Senior 50 Softball; Sheelen’s Crossing ‘Derails’ River & Rail for A Div. Crown; Five Guys Edge Sofa Kings In Game 1 of ‘B’ Finals; St. Joseph Scores 10 in Sixth To Topple St. Vince Men; Five Guys Seize Division Crown, Blank Sofa Kings in Game 2; St. George Rattles JP II In St. Bart’s Softball Action

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2017-08-23 Trenton NJ - Bramnick, Bucco discuss the dangers of raising taxes. Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick and Assemblyman Anthony Bucco discuss the dangers of raising taxes in the already most unaffordable state in the nation, at 11:30 a.
See all 2017-08-23 Region - Williamsport PA Little League, New England (Conn) Clobbered NJ (Jackson) today 12 - 2; NJ eliminated. 1503514916
See all 2017-08-23 Scotch Plains - Though this may be late notice for publication, please note that the meeting of the Scotch Plains Downtown Redevelopment Committee is cancelled for Thursday, August 24, 2017. We have a tentative reschedule date of September
See all 2017-08-22 Union - Steve Fossen and Mike Derosier, the original bassist and drummer from the chart-topping 1970s band Heart, have reformed as a new band, Heart by Heart. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers, along with powerhouse vocalist Somar Macek, sing
See all 2017-08-22 Westfield Troupe of Friends and the Westfield Recreation Dept. will present three free performances of William Shakespeares Macbeth. Show dates are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, August 31, September 1 and 2 at 8pm in Mindowaskin Park, Wes
See all 2017-08-21 Warning - Do not look at the sun today; Man who suffered eye damage in 1962 eclipse warns others not to make the same mistakes; permanent damage to the retina is caused by looking directly at the sun. 1503326729
See all 2017-08-21 Clark - Township Police Department will be holding a DWI checkpoint beginning on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 2100 and ending at 0300 on Sunday, August 27, 2017. The checkpoint will be located in the northbound lanes of Brant Avenue, direc
See all 2017-08-20 Union County - Solar Eclipse, Make sure you have proper glasses, Timtetable Monday, Northern New Jersey Eclipse starting time: 1:22 p.m. Maximum blockage: 2:44 p.m. Darkness level: 70 to 72 percent of the sun will be obscured Ending time:
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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