September 20, 2012
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November 6 General Election Information

Westfield BOE $17MM bond vote for roofs and WHS turf field defeated by voters 3777 to 1477, September 24
See Results on our Twitter Page

BOE Presents Technology Update

Scotch Plains/Fanwood:
BOE Close to Ratifying New SPFEA Contract; School Report Given
F-SP Rotary Club Presents Update on Frazee Project
FW Crossing Space Opens; Upcoming Events Told
Scotch Plains Council Names New Township Manager

Council Approves Ordinance Fixing PD Salaries
Board OK’s Additions On Maple Ct., Stony Brook

BOE Says State to Raise Health Costs 14 Percent

State OKs Consolidation Study For SP-F By Courage to Reconnect
Runnells Study OK’d, County PD Discussed
Kean Bd. Extends Farahi Contract Five Yrs. at $293K

The Roof and Turf Debate
Contact your Legislators Budget Crisis School Superintendent Contracts


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Sep 26, 2012 Westfield - Friends of Charles Hanson of Westfield, 1964 WHS graduate, are seeking information for his ne ...more
Sep 26, 2012 Cranford – The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield will be hosting two family shows featuring Story Pir ...more
Sep 25, 2012 Westfield - The Westfield Historical Society(WHS) will present its fourth annual Apple Fest fundraiser on ...more
Sep 25, 2012 Area - Military air patrols may be observed over Union County for the remainder of the day due to the Pre ...more
Sep 24, 2012 Westfield - The $17 Million School Bond Voting Results will be available about 10 pm tonight, Sept. 24. S ...more
Sep 24, 2012 Westfield - The Westfield Recreation Department hosts a program for 6, 7, 8th grade Westfield residents c ...more
Sep 21, 2012 Region - The government is now referring to our Social Security checks as a "Federal Benefit Payment." Th ...more
Sep 20, 2012 Union County - Every Wednesday is "Women for Kyrillos," Night at Union County Headquarters, 425 North Ave ...more

IN A REAL ACTIVE BATTLE...Raider Rob Zukofsky, No. 8, and Blue Devil Sam Ohaus go after the ball in a showdown between the No. 1 ranked Raiders and the No. 19 Blue Devils at Kehler Stadium. The game ended in a 1-1, overtime tie.

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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Big Band: WSO Performs Big Band Concert ‘Swing Time’
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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Health Aspects: WAA Offer Discussion on Safety of Art Materials
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dot.jpg (865 bytes) Sounds of Music: NJWA Rockin’ Jazz Band to Play FestiFall

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DUBLIN...Barb and Norm Swenson of Scotch Plains enjoy The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland, where they recently enjoyed the “Emerald Isle Classic” football game between the University of Notre Dame and Navy.

The Week In Sports: dot.jpg (865 bytes) Photos dot.jpg (865 bytes) Devil's Den: Yearning for the Days Before Travel Teams dot.jpg (865 bytes) Raider Footballers Trample Hillside Comet Boys; Raiders, Blue Devils Battle To OT Tie in Boys Soccer; Hunt. Central Red Devils Nip Field Hockey Blue Devils; Hillsborough Gridders Roll Past WF Blue Devils; Raiders Nip Blue Devils In U.C. Girls Soccer Rivalry; No. 1 Raiders Rumble Over Cougars in Boys Soccer; Raiders Rally to Knock Off St. Joe’s of Metuchen...more

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