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Westfield Adjust. Board Grants Storefront Office Space Application

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Eminent Domain Fears Aired Regarding Redevelopment Study
Womenís Softball Regis. Up 500 Percent; Concerts Due

Residents Express Concern Over Ban On Cat Feeding

One-Seat Ride Talk Resurfaces At Rail Coalition Meeting

Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics


Local Community Bids Farewell To Hon. Edward W. Beglin, Jr.
Investments In Golf Courses Hopefully Will Spur Economy

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LOOKING FOR THE DOUBLE PLAY...Raider second baseman Sam Schetelich gets the force out at second on Pioneer Joe Nave and looks for an opportunity to get the double play at first in the fifth inning. The Raiders beat New Providence, 6-0.

Honor Roll - Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School (3rd Marking Period)

High Achievers - SPFHS DECA Receives Awards at California Conf.

Recognition - WHS Earns Award at NJ Youth and Govít Conference
Revitalization - Pavers Being Sold to Raise Funds for Brunner Garden
Arts & Entertainment
Rock Musical - Skating Through Life at Hamilton Stage in Rahway
Stunning Quarters - Rainy Weather Doesnít Deter Crowds From Notable Home Tour
Popcorn - A Quiet Passion Rhyme and Reason
Fun Event - UCPAC Hosts Wine, Cheese, Chocolate Party Fundraiser
Spring Sounds - Madrigal Singers to Present Concert on May 21

GET GROWING...The Sharlein family of Fanwood took part in the The Jewish Community Centerís (JCC) family gardening event last weekend. The JCC received a grant from Union County Kids Dig In to fund the garden, which is designed around recipes for salsa, pizza, pickles and Israeli salad. 

Week in Sports Raiders Break Out in Fifth, Halt Pioneers in Baseball; Blue Devils Top Cougars For 15th UCT Baseball Title; SHP Piratesí Late Surge Sinks Blue Devil Boy Laxers; Blue Devils Outpace Cougars In Softball Showdown; Blue Devils Pummel Roxbury In Girls Lacrosse Action; Blue Devils Score 5 in Sixth, Defeat Softball Raiders; Carey: Much More Than Ws and Ls (Devil's Den)

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See all 2017-05-24 Garwood - Take notice that the mayor and council of the Borough of Garwood will hold a special meeting on Monday, June 5, 2017, at 5:00 p.m., council chambers, municipal building, 403 south avenue, garwood, nj. The purpose of meeting is fo
See all 2017-05-24 Cranford - Hartz Mountain is to be heard for a zoning variance on Walnut Ave--900 units in what is now a commercial zone! This is across the street from the new shopping plaza in Clark. 1495642926
See all 2017-05-24 Cranford - Mayors Council on the Rahway River Watershed is to hold a meeting in Cranford at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, 1495642619
See all 2017-05-24 Cranford - Misc.: Registration begins Saturday, June 17, for the childrens summer reading program at the Cranford Public Library, Mr. Giblin noted. A public piano donated by the Lafferty family is to be unveiled Friday, June 9, at Eastman
See all 2017-05-24 Trenton - Asm. Jon Bramnick (Westfield) said, It is time to stop sending taxpayer dollars to over-funded towns and help other communities with more state dollars. We can only solve the property tax crisis by addressing the school funding i
See all 2017-05-24 Garwood - The fourth annual Garwood Rocks! street fair, hosted by the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce (GWACC), will take place on Sunday, June 4th, 2017 from 10 AM - 5 PM (rain or shine) in downtown Garwood. Center Street will b
See all 2017-05-23 Westfield - The Genealogical Society of the West Fields invites you to join Newark Public Library's Thomas Ankner on June 8, 2017 for an exciting talk about the library's extensive collection of genealogy and local history materials. The m
See all 2017-05-23 Westfield - High School Class of 1988 is making plans for their 30th class reunion to be held on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Shackamaxon Country Club. Please visitClass of 88 reunion website at http://westfieldclassof1988.myevent.com to
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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