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Supt., BOE Bid Fond Farewell To Liaison Lorre Korecky
Watch 2017 Candidate Videos Here

Municipal Election Poll and Debate Schedule
Two-Home Subdivision Approved for Linden Ave.
Outfield Fences, Mtn. Bike Trails Discussed by Panel
Assembly DEM Candidates Talk About Taxes, Housing

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood Mayor, Council Announce Vigil to Honor Victims In Nevada
Excessive Coverage of Lot Without Permits Considered by Board
Ordinances on Speed Bumps, Developersí Fees Introduced
Concepts of Revamped Downtown Shown to Panel
Hayes Develops Visions for Strategic Plan Workshop

MS Council Hears From Community Groups
Achieve Program Success Showcased for Cranford
Zoning Board Okays Home Improvements

Ct. Denies Cranfordís Request to Change Afford. Housing Judgment

Gary Whyte Recognized On Receipt of State Award
Bramnick, MuŮoz Talk Prop. Taxes, High Density Housing

Kneeling During National Anthem Disrespects Fans and the Country
Forums, Videotaped Interviews Are Chance to Meet Candidates

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LOOKING TO CATCH THE BALL...Blue Devil Stevie Barden, No. 1, looks to grab the ball as he is being taken down by a Watchung Hills Warrior. Westfield defeated the Warriors, 35-7, at Kehler Stadium on September 28.

Hard Earned - AP Scholars Revealed at Mount Saint Mary Academy

Time of the Season - Wardlaw Hartridge Plans Annual Fall Fair

Helping Hands - Westfield Students Raise Funds for Hurricane Victims
Gold Standard - Honor Pins Awarded at Saint Peterís Preparatory
Free Workshop - Digital Age Presentation Planned
Arts & Entertainment
Genius Formula - Every Brilliant Thing Sparkles at Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre
Rousing Action - Macbeth Performance Planned at Fanwood Library

Popcorn - Bradís Status Whatís It All About, Alfie?

Ready to Serenade - Stefan Milenkovich to Perform for NJFO

All-Star Celebration - Anniversary Opera Gala to Honor Legendary Singers

FEED ME...Visitors enjoyed feeding the animals during Sunday's Scotch Plains Day festivities.

Week in Sports Blue Devil Gridders Pass Past Watchung Hills Warriors; Summitís Quick Start Startles SPF Raider Footballers; Lady Blue Devils Power Past Raiders in V-Ball; Cranford Cougars ĎAmbushí Indians in Girls Soccer; Cougars Claw Back to .500, Top North Plainfield Gridders; Raider Boys Crush Lions In UCT First Round Soccer; Soccer Blue Devils Unload On Kearny Kardinal Girls; Kent Place Wins UCT Championship Blue Devil Tennis Girls Capture Third

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2017-10-11 Cranford - Why is a massive complex, the Meridia, going up in Roselle Park with NO affordable housing in it? Cranford Residents Against Overdevelopment (CRAO) Say No to 750 Walnut craocranford@gmail.com 1507742063
See all 2017-10-11 Cranford - residents are invited to attend the upcoming Annual Township Committee Candidates Forum, hosted by the Cranford Jaycees and Union Area League of Women Voters. Residents will have a chance to submit questions for the candidates t
See all 2017-10-10 Rahway - The Rahway Public Library celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month with a FREE concert by Santana tribute band, Stone Flower on Friday, October 20, 6:00 p.m. in the library auditorium. The public is invited and there is no char
See all 2017-10-06 Westfield - Parent Teacher Council (PTC) invites the public to attend Candidates Night on Wednesday, October 18th from 7:30-9:00pm in the Westfield High School auditorium. Five individuals, Lynne Benner, Simon Cirasa, Kent Diamond, Anthony
See all 2017-10-05 Union - Kean Stage presents The Modern Gentlemen, who have performed background vocals and choreography for rock & roll icon Frankie Valli for more than a decade. With their four part harmony and high energy dance moves, they perform the c
See all 2017-10-05 Westfield Its fall planting and clean-up time! A fall clean-up & planting has been scheduled for Mindowaskin Park on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Volunteers & organizations are encouraged to participate and bring gl
See all 2017-10-04 Area - It seems everywhere we turn in Union County, a new high-rise rental complex is going up. Why is that? What do you say to those who think that Fair Share Housing Center's forced settlements, lauded by Asm Green, create too much over-
See all 2017-10-03 Scotch Plains - St. Bartholomew Church is hosting a panel discussion on Thursday, October 19th at 7:00pm in the gym at the church (2032 Westfield Ave, SP). The community is invited to join in on the conversation and learn more about refuge
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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