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Cacciola Property Owner Patches Roof; Raccoons Still an Issue

THE ROOF IS ON FIREFirefighters on the roof of 1203 Wyoming Drive in Mountainside try to contain a fire after rescuing a 77-year old woman who was trapped inside.

"When it absolutely must get there."

Editorials: Worldly Photos, Property Tax Rebate Forms Too Tough? Historic Preservation Ordinances

dot.jpg (865 bytes) Bd. Denies Cowperthwaite, Begins Gatehouse App.
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Town OKs $3.19-Million Bond to Reconstruct Pools
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Two-Alarm Fire Damages Church Roof
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Penyak Patches Roof; Raccoons Still an Issue
dot.jpg (865 bytes) WHS Grad Becomes Nature Program Director
Scotch Plains/Fanwood:
dot.jpg (865 bytes) FW to Receive State Aid; Libraries Plan Studies
dot.jpg (865 bytes) SP Resident Fights For 9/11 Victims’ Remains
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Rotary Club Makes Strides on Frazee Restoration
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Police Officers Rescue Woman, 77, from House Fire
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Church Robber To Appear in Court Sept. 13
Berkeley Heights:
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Residents Question Council On BH Community Center
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Residents Protest Minor Subdivision
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Residents Begin to Receive Property-Tax Bills
dot.jpg (865 bytes) ‘Man With the Crooked Face’ Seeks $5 Million
dot.jpg (865 bytes) RVSA Struggles With Project Delays, Regulation
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VERY CLOSE PLAY AT FIRST BASE…St. David’s Mike Stiller attempts to beat the throw to St. Pat first baseman Dennis Hercel in the first inning.

Russell Road Grabs Victory, Burns Midway Avenue; St. Luke Scores 11 in the 5th, Tramples St. Anthony; Cepp’s Rocks Sofa Kings, Rockets to ‘B’ Division Finals; Delasal Stalls DJ Limo In SP B Division Playoff Semi: Photos

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Animal Crackers

'Saturday Morning': Despite Obstacles, Greenberg Premieres Movie Shot in WF
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First Baptist Church Plays Host To Student Play
Teen Arts Exhibit:
Area Students' Artwork On Display at the Springfield Public Library

Publisher’s Note
The Office of Newark Mayor Cory Booker has announced that donations to the families of three murdered college students on August 4 should be addressed to the Newark Community Foundation, P.O. Box 338, Morristown, NJ 07963, earmarked specifically for the Ivy Hill Families in the memo. For more information call the mayor’s office at (973) 733-5888.
Anyone with information about the murders can call 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).

RAZE THE ROOF...Joseph Penyak, owner of 121 Cacciola Place, patched up the raccoons’ holes on the house’s roof on August 2.

BIG SPLASHThe Fanwood Volunteer Fire Department’s new pumper truck, Ladder One, gets a traditional wetdown welcome to duty Saturday afternoon by residents and area firefighters.

Government Reform Thoughts

Gov. Jon Corzine has said he supports giving towns more taxing power. Five bills in the legislation would give towns the authority to collect taxes on real estate transactions. Why doesn't the state instead stop its money grabs such as on municipal parking tickets if the state really wants to help towns? - See year-to-date reform thoughts.

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