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Union County ‘At Top of List’ For Pilot County Administrative District

GIVING CHEERWestfield firefighters through their Firemen’s Mutual Benevolent Association and help from the public provided more than a hundred turkeys with all the dinner trimmings last Saturday for families throughout the region. This an annual event by the firefighters spread holiday cheer to those most in need. Many helped throughout the day. Pictured above, left to right, are: Lieutenant John Peterson, Firefighter Michael Skubish, Captain Robert Buccino, and Firefighters Robert Sawicki and Aldo Tammaro.


dot.jpg (865 bytes) Leaders Discuss State Funding, Property Taxes
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Board of Adjustment Denies Cacciola Place Plan
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Scotch Plains/Fanwood:
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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Board Denies Request to Park Truck in Condo Lot
dot.jpg (865 bytes) FW Council Honors Councilman Molenaar
dot.jpg (865 bytes) SP Council OKs Parking Restrictions Near Coles
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Bd. OKs Pheasant Lane Subdivision
dot.jpg (865 bytes) BOE Seeks Resident Input On Negotiations
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Mountainside Swears In New Police Patrolman
dot.jpg (865 bytes) County Expects Bike Master Plan by March 2007

Editorial: Sen. Scutari Deserves Praise For Not Backing Down on Reform

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UP IN ARMS AGAINST A TOUGH FOE...Blue Devil Mike Venezia, No. 22, guards Raider Brian Dougher, No. 20. Venezia rolled in 29 points, including four 3-pointers, and Dougher scored 11 points. They will meet again this season.

Sports: Raider Cager Boys Expect ‘Good Things to Happen’; Blue Devil Hoop Boys Aware No Easy Games in Conference; Blue Devil Matmen Rebuild, Are Deep in Middle Weights; Raider Boys/Girls Have Big Numbers in Winter Track; Raider Soccer Boys Step Up To Successful Year, Won UCT; Blue Devil Keglers Demolish Cardinals, Minutemen; Raider Matmen Have Many Veterans, Talented Freshmen: Photos

Devil's Den:
Winter Sports Season Kicks Into High Gear

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Silk Screen Art: Renowned Artist Merkl Exhibits At Westfield Art Gallery
Food 4 Thought: Tex-Mex Food - A WF Favorite
Take the Stage: CF’s Celebration Singers Create ‘Holiday Favorites’
Vic's Picks: The Twelve CDs of Christmas
Popcorn: The Holiday - A Minor Celebration
Les Malamut Gallery Hosts Contemporary Art Exhibit

The Bumpy Road of Art on a Cart

WHS Student: Good-Bye Abercrombie, Hello Me

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RESPONSIVE...The Union County Emergency Response Team conducted a drill last Friday at 772 Prospect Street, near the corner of Effingham Place around 1 p.m.

"HANDS OFF OUR BENEFITS"...A bus full of eager teacher participants left Clark to join thousands in Trenton to protest proposed changes to their benefits on December 11. Many schools were closed throughout New Jersey this past Monday since thousands of teachers were at the rally.

There's so much misinformation, or lack of information, on the budget crisis in NJ. This breeds fear and conflict. We suggest the state compose an interactive spreadsheet and publish it on the Internet with as accurate facts and interrelationships as possible. Then, the public can manipulate the factors and see the impacts. - See year-to-date reform thoughts.

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