November 22, 2012
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Happy Thanksgiving from The Leader/Times Staff

Westfield Resident Bemoans Late Night State Road Work on South Ave.

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

SP Township Officials Provide Post-Hurricane Updates
Mahr, Emer. Mgmt. and Lib. Staff Get Kudos for Efforts After Storm
‘Fanny Wood’ Still Resides In Land of Make Believe

MS Addresses Borough’s Response to Hurricane

Sandy Recovery Forum Held at Union County Col.

BOE Reports on Minor Storm Damage, School Calendar Changes
Bd. OKs Roofing Biz For North Ave. Location

Backup Generators Saved RVSA Plant From Sandy
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

‘I Don’t Give A Damn About Pres. Politics... I’ve Got 2.7 Million People Without Power’
We Should Give Thanks for All We Enjoy As Citizens of Free and Prosperous Nation

Features Contact your Legislators Budget Crisis School Superintendent Contracts

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See all 2012-11-28 Fanwood - The Fanwood Police Department is investigating a residential burglary on Waldon Road, which occurred on November 27, 2012 between the hours of 8:20 AM and 5:30 PM. The actor(s) made forced entry by breaking a ground floor window.
See all 2012-11-28 Westfield - The Community Service Club will host a Blood drive on Thursday, December 6th. It will be held from 8:00-2:00 in the Student Center, located across from the Cafeteria. The Blood Center of New Jersey will be here to take blood. I
See all 2012-11-27 Union County - Due to Hurricane Sandy, Jay Black and Gary Puckett at the Union County Performing Arts Center has been rescheduled to Saturday, January 12, 2013. If you are holding tickets for the original date, they will be honored for the
See all 2012-11-26 Union County In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the Freeholders would like to notify county residents whose homes suffered any flooding or structural damage due to the super-storm that they may be eligible for a reduction to their property ta
See all 2012-11-26 FEMA Union County - So far 20,468 people had applied for FEMA aid in Union Co. The Springfield located at Chisholm School Community Center, 100 S. Springfield Avenue Disaster Recovery Center had seen 438 applicants. The Plainfield Disaster
See all 2012-11-26 Garwood - Please join us Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 5pm for Garwood's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration. It will be held in the parking lot at Borough Hall on the corner of Center Street and South Avenue. Santa will be joining
See all 2012-11-23 Fanwood - Santa Claus will be riding through town on Saturday, December 15th starting at 11 AM. He will be escorted by the Fanwood Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Fanwood PBA Local 123. Santas elves will be accepting packages at the Fanw
See all 2012-11-21 Westfield - Do not park on leaves. Last night, our son Justin witnessed a car catching on fire, caused by leaves and branches on the side of the road. Justin saw that someone was gunning his motor because his car was stuck on what appeared

WAITING FOR THE IMPACT...Blue Devil sophomore Michael Prosuk, No. 17, and an Elizabeth defender anticipate the impact of the ball in the sectional semifinal game won by Westfield, 1-0, on November 16. See more O’Connor photos on www.goleader.com Ballyhoo Sports page 2.

Arts & Entertainment
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Transit Radio:Westfield Band Up For Award at Stone Pony
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Popcorn: “Skyfall” License to Entertain
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Messiah Sing: Choral Art Society to Perform Annual Concert
dot.jpg (865 bytes) ‘Home For The Holidays’: Continuo Arts Presents House Tour
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Proof: Westfield Community Players Hold Auditions for Drama
dot.jpg (865 bytes) Craft Show: F-SP ‘Y’ to Host Performing Arts Fundraiser 

“Toys and Games VII”

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WHAT’S IN A NAME...George Weiss recently embarked on a mission to reveal how Fanwood got its name. Pictured, an old map Mr. Weiss found at the Plainfield Public Library, circa 1882, indicates the borough was once called Fawnwood Park.

The Week In Sports: dot.jpg (865 bytes) Photos dot.jpg (865 bytes) Lady Raiders Rap Warriors In NJSIAA Soccer Quarters; Blue Devils Blank Warriors In NJSIAA Boys Soccer; Hawks Ice Blue Devils In Grid Consolation Game; Raider Boys Rap Red Devils In NJSIAA Quarterfinal; Blue Streaks Shock Raiders In Football Sectionals; Cougars Use Ground Attack To Stop Tiger Gridders...more

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