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Westfield Won’t Have Full-Day Kindergarten In Near Future
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Rec. Commission Says Goodbye to Three Members
Signature Realty OK’d For J. Winthrop Space
Board of Health Reviews Restaurant Inspections

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood Lib. Now Seeks New Building at Cost of $5 Million
Pace of Downtown Revamp Set to Pick Up
Pleasant Ave. Application Carried to Dec. 20 Meeting
BOE Honors SPFHS Girls’ Soccer Team for Strong Seas.

Mountainside Council Discusses Parking Signs

Redevelopment Proposals Told for South Avenue II

NJ Transit Fee Keeps Holiday Lights Off Trestles

Remembering Pearl Harbor, Honoring All Our Veterans
Will Elimination of Deduction Tax Millionaires to Death In N.J.?
It’s Dark Now and Pedestrians Encounter Increased Danger

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SETTING UP A TOUCHDOWN...Co-captain/linebacker Jacob Dayon, No. 4, intercepts a Panther pass and returns it to midfield to set up the Blue Devils’ second TD. Westfield silenced the Panthers, 20-7, for its third straight North 2, Group 5 Championship at MetLife Stadium on November 30 and extended its undefeated streak to 37 games.

Honor Roll - Park Middle School (1st Marking Period)

Golden Celebration - Barbara Krause Celebrates 50 Years of Service to DAR

Reaching for the Stars - WHS Teacher Honored at Nat. Educators Conference
High Status - St. Peter’s Prep Announces First Period Honor Roll
Making the Grade - SP-F Graduate Named University Scholar
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri: Signs of the Times
Seasonal Sounds - County Freeholders Sponsor Upcoming Holiday Performances

Sing-a-long - The Three Holiday Tenors Join NJFO to Welcome in the Season

Public Invited - Musical Club of Westfield Plans December Concert

Holiday Selections - NJIO Celebrates Season With a Free Family Concert

HOLIDAY TUNES...The Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School Chamber Choir sings at Fanwood’s holiday party and Christmas tree lighting on Sunday at the Fanwood Train Station.

Week in Sports Blue Devils ‘Refuse to Lose’, Sink BrH2O for Group 5 Title; Raider Matmen Return Entire Squad for Promising Outlook; No. 1 Bridgewater Boys Stop Westfield in Opener; Blue Devils Shared UCT Title, Remained Unbeaten at 19-0-2; Cougars Relied on Run Game, Finished Football Season; Lady Swim Blue Devils Fall To Bridgewater; Raiders Shared UCT Crown, Finish 15-4-1 in Girls Soccer; Devil's Den: The Curtain Comes Down On Another Great Year

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2017-12-13 Mountainside - Road closure; Deer Path between Tanager and Fox Trail is closed due to a fallen tree and utility pole. Plan alternate routes. 1513186941
See all 2017-12-13 Westfield - The Westfield Historical Society will be gift-wrapping at Lord & Taylor over the next 2 weekends as a fund raiser. Gift wrapping volunteers are needed to sign up for 2-hour shifts. If you'd like to participate and help your His
See all 2017-12-13 Westfield - Anonymous, (Addams tavern closing temporarily), I am assuming you heard this. Apparently Friday through a conflicting time frame. Claiming construction. Ive been told may have to do with landlord dispute. Just wanted to share t
See all 2017-12-12 Christmas - Last February, a Scotch Plains resident and fallen Westfield fireman left behind a wife and kids, but a roof on their home in need of serious repair. A neighbor of the family informed Brien Deegan of Deegan Roofing of the famil
See all 2017-12-12 Christmas - Leader reporter Christina Hinke saved Christmas in Cranford by tackling NJTransit and ridding charges for traditional Merry Christmas sign on overpass. She also got them to back off charges for Garwood. Is Garwood now going to
See all 2017-12-12 Westfield - Town Hall Front Lawn; Mayor-Elect Shelley Brindle and Council-Elects Linda Habgood, Mike Dardia, David Contract and Dawn Mackey invite the community to attend their Swearing In Ceremony on January 1, 2018. The event will take p
See all 2017-12-11 Westfield - WSL GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE the Westfield Service League nonprofit organization assists charitable, volunteer, civic and service organizations of Westfield. Any local organizations interested in applying for a grant sh
See all 2017-12-11 New York City - NYPD is doing everything possible to all keep New Yorker's safe. The Community Affairs Bureau wants to remind you public safety's a shared responsibility. If You See Something, Say Something. 1513012105
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