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Board of Educaton, Parents Hear Details on School Security

Delay With Field at Tamaques Upsets Area Sports Leagues
DWC OKs $416,000 Budget, Up $7,000 Over 2017

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Council to Consider Ordinances On Parking and Fire Code
Scotch Plains-Fanwood BOE Hears Tentative Budget Presentation
Rec. Panel In Talks Re. Operation of Scotch Hills
Planning Board Discusses LED Sign Ord. Specifics
Rec. Commission Reviews Forest Rd. Park Master Plan
NJ Transit Looking to End Bus 95 Service to Newark

Security Issues Dominate Cranford BOE Meeting
Resident Seeks Paving Of Pittsfield As Aid Jumps
Birchwood, Hartz Adjourn to Later Date
Outreach Strategy Discussed For Downtown Cranford
Weber, Jacob Answer Questions at Forum

Planning Bd. Ok's Final Site Plan For Casale Prop.
Council OKs Bond Ord. To Stabilize Rec. Building

RVSA Reorganizes, Approves Budget

Where Will Murphy Come Up With $200 Mil. for Free Tuition?
Saluting Achievements of Women Over the Course of U.S. History

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WINNING HIS SECOND REGION CROWN...Raider senior Sam Wustefeld, top, defeated Scott Fernandes (Voorhees), 12-5, in the Region IV 195-lb title bout on February 24 at Union. Wustefeld also won at 182-lbs last year.

Honor Roll - Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School (2nd Marking Period)

Fun-Filled Event - Senior Citizenís Day Planned At Scotch Plains-Fanwood HS

Making the Grade - Local Students Earn Dean's List at Gettysburg College
Unsung Hero - Saint Peterís Prep Bestows Spirit Award to SP Resident
Well Done - Students Earn Faculty Honors at Georgia Tech
Arts & Entertainment
Gruesome Playground Injuries - Hurt and Delight at Alliance Rep.

What Stays - World Premiere of Touching Play at Dreamcatcher

Popcorn - My Oscar Picks
Enter Now - Poems Are Wanted for Carriage House Poetry Prize
Enduring Tale - NJFO Presents Pucciniís Beloved Madama Butterfly

CRANFORD DELEGATION...Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr, left, meets with members of the Cranford delegation, Committeeman Patrick Giblin, Ann McDonald and Julie Ferrell, prior to the start of the Union County Democratic Committee convention last Wednesday at Gran Centurions in Clark to elect a new county committee chairman.

Week in Sports Composto, Hoerle, Wustefeld Win Region IV Wrestling Titles; RC Lionsí ĎHotí Hands Burn Blue Devil Cagers in UCT; The Pat School Stings Cougars In UCT Basketball Semi; Raider Basketball Boys Jolted By Rams on Senior Night; Devil's Den: í72 State Basketball Champs Coming Home on March 10

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See all 2018-03-07 Westfield - 10 am; The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued an update. The Winter Storm Warning for Union County is in effect from 12:00 p.m. midnight tonight to 4:00 a.m., Thursday, March 8, 2018.The heaviest snow is expected Wednesd
See all 2018-03-07 Garwood - Police Department; Advisory: No parking on any street in Garwood. Lincoln School is closed 3-07-2018 Dear Nixle User, Remember no parking on and street in Garwood, 3 or more inches of snow. A limited number of parking spaces rema
See all 2018-03-07 Mountainside - 9:30 Update: no Snow yet; will intensify after 10am with 6-12 expected for our area. Residents are strongly advised to stay off the roads, to help reduce the chance of accidents, enable emergency responders to get through, a
See all 2018-03-07 Westfield - 9 am; No snow yet. A winter storm is descending upon us Wednesday with the heaviest snow falling this afternoon into tonight. Significant accumulations are expected, according to the winter storm warning that is in effect. The
See all 2018-03-06 Union County - In anticipation of the impending storm, Union County College is closed on Wednesday, March 7. All day and evening classes and activities on all campuses are cancelled. 1520374436
See all 2018-03-06 State - nj.com; Governor declares a state of emergency effective 8 p.m. tonight as winter nor'easter approaches 1520367863
See all 2018-03-06 Ceanford - Bramnick to hold first Rally the Reasonable event next week Rally of the Reasonable, Monday, March 12 at Kilkennys Pub in Cranford at 6 p.m. Limited space. Reserve your place TODAY. Only people who want to both listen and talk i
See all 2018-03-06 Mountainside's - snow emergency ordinance, 7-3.2(d), prohibits parking or standing on roads for a period of 24 hours or longer if needed when snowfall is 3" or more until the full width of the road can be cleared. Vehicles left on the road
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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