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Parking Lines Will Remain Near McKinley School in Westfield

BOE OKís Duties for New Post for Ex-WHS Principal

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
BOE to Act on Spending $7.6 Mil. On Capital Projects for Schools
Planning Bd. Told Cell Tower Deadline Unlikely to Be Met

School Bd. Hears Plans to Improve Math Scores

Committee Authorizes Sale Of Birchwood Property

GW Council Settles COAH Lawsuit, Discusses Revaluation

Freeholders to Vote on New Paratransit Operator
RVSA Approves Budget Drop of Near 2 Percent

Marches Following Inauguration Seen as ĎAnti-Trumpí Rallies
We Thank Police for Handling Local Incidents Peacefully

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DRIVING HARD INSIDE...Blue Devil Danielle Rinaldi, No. 1, attempts to drive past Union Farmer Nneka Moneme, No. 15, in Westfield on January 19. The Blue Devilsí defense halted the Lady Farmers, 33-21.

Honor Roll†- Terrill Middle School (1st Marking Period)

Screen Time - Students, Parents Learn to Navigate the Digital World

Productivity - Free Time Management Tips for Westfield Parents
Well Done - Area Schools Announce Local Students to Dean's Lists
Young Givers - SPFHS Student Government Association Donates to Overlook Hospital
Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn†- Hidden Figures: Amounts to an Important Tale
Chance to Win - New Jersey Festival Orchestra Offers Luxury Car Raffle
Spring Season - Mostly Music Announces February, March Concerts
Member Show - Local Artists to Exhibit at South Avenue Arts in Garwood
Romantic Evening - A Night of Love Songs To Benefit WHS Choir

MARCH FOR WOMENíS RIGHTS...Womenís groups and others walk down North Avenue in Westfield during the Womenís March the day after Donald Trump became the nationís 45th President.

Week in Sports WHS Boys, SPF Girls Capture Union County Swim Crowns; Blue Devil ĎDí Halts Farmers In Girlsí Hoops Clash, 33-21; Cougar Matmen Top Panthers In Rivalry Showdown, 46-21; Tough Times Make Tougher People (Devil's Den); RP Panther Matmen Survive Raidersí Threat; Win, 34-33; Del. Val. Terriers Overwhelm Westfield in Mat Quad, 59-16; SP-F Boys Remain Unbeaten, Edge Rahway, 53-46, in OT; Cranford Hoop Boys Outlast Governor Livingston, 68-67

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See all 2017-02-01 DC - U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance: "Neil Gorsuch is a thoughtful and qualified choice to replace the great Justice Antonin Scalia. Judge Gorsuch is mainstream conservative who I am confident will be confirmed by the U.S. Senate to the Nation's
See all 2017-01-31 Trenton - Sen. Tom Kean (Westfield) praised Senator Allen in response to todays announcement by Senator Diane Allen (R-Burlington) that she will not seek re-election to the New Jersey Senate. 1485891279
See all 2017-01-30 Linden - New Jersey Blood Services is hosting an Emergency Shortage Blood Drive on Monday, February 6th between 12:30pm - 6:30pm at the Linden Public Library at 31 East Henry Street, Linden. To make an appointment, please call 1-800-933-25
See all 2017-01-27 Union County - The Countys Workforce Innovation Business Center is recruiting qualified Union County residents to fill 500 full-time positions for employment at Blue Apron in Linden. register online at www.ucnj.org/job-event to secure a sp
See all 2017-01-26 Westfield - A writer says, I went to Vine on North Avenue to pick up some groceries Wednesday evening. On the other side of the street were perhaps thirty demonstrator's with signs about Obama Care. Since over half of the "insurance" cente
See all 2017-01-26 Topic - Can we define Affordable Housing? Sale Price per unit or at what rent? Taxes? Who pays for it? What about School Costs? Property Taxes? Is this a developers windfall? Is NJ Supreme Court now the Legislative body? Do we need the NJ
See all 2017-01-26 Scotch Plains - Mark Ciccotelli has been Board approved as the SP-F Head Coach. Currently, there are no updates for assistant coaches. 1485442713
See all 2017-01-26 Scotch Plains - The SP-F Public School District will begin accepting preschool applications for the 2017-2018 school year on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. The Preschool Program uses the Creative Curriculum, which fosters childrens learning
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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