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Detective Dies Suddenly; Ice Rink Passes 6 to 3

Westfield to Name Concession Stand After Thom Hornish
DWC Reports on Girls’ Day and Night Out
Troop 72 Continue Tradition Of Putting Up Flags

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood Introduces $9.9-Mil. Budget; Gun Violence Discussed
Fanwood Recreation Commission Reviews Park Upgrades

School Lunches Is Focus Of Mountainside BOE

Township Committee OKs Capital Bond Ordinance, Police Contract
PSE&G Looking to Buy Third of 750 Walnut Avenue

Garwood Council Okays $416,000 Bond Ordinance

Freeholders Adopt Budget Of $483.7; Taxes Up $6.2 M

Many Questions Remain From Scotch Plains’ Redevelopment
We Hope Meeting on Russo I Will Address Residents’ Concerns
Memorial Day: Honoring All Who Answered the Call

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FIRST IN THE 400 HURDLES....Cougar Josiah Cadet, right, crosses first in the 400 hurdles with a personal-best time of 54.01 at the UCT Track and Field Championships at Hub Stine Field in Plainfield on May 17.

Student View - When Will Enough Truly Ever be Enough to Create Change?

Excellence - Scotch Plains-Fanwood BOE Recognizes Teachers

Higher Education - Woman’s Club of Westfield Awards Scholarships to Six WHS Seniors
Congratulations - Evan Henry Rossi Earns Bachelor’s Deg.
Healthy Choices - Brookside Place School Promotes Pedal Power
Arts & Entertainment
Renaissance - After Decades of Disrepair Asbury Park’s Revival Marches On

Popcorn - Life of the Party - Celebrates the Joys of Mediocrity

Voices - WHS Vocalists Accepted into 2018-19 All-State Choruses
Special Guest - Author, Illustrator Wiesner Visits Franklin School
Honored - WHS Names Award-Winning Teachers and Support Staff

SPRING IS FINALLY HERE...Monday's springlike weather made for the perfect excuse to get out of the house and head for the swingsets at LaGrande Park in Fanwood.

Week in Sports Raider Boys Win 2, Cougars 1 At UCT Track & Field Meet; Blue Devils Second, Raiders 6th At UCT Girls Track & Field; Cougars Muzzle Wolfpack In North 2, Gr. 3 Softball; Cougars Settle Mendham In North 2, Group 3 1st Round; Blue Devils Clip Clifton In North 2, Group 4 Boys Lax; Raider Lacrosse Boys Hold Off Wayne Valley, in Sectional; Devil's Den: 100 Years of ‘States’ Held by the NJSIAA

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2018-05-30 Westfield - NJ Greek Fest (The Westfield Greek Festival) May 31 - June 3, 2018 Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church Westfield 1527702375
See all 2018-05-30 Garwood - Rocks Downtown Garwood Sunday June 3rd 10am-5pm. Check out scores of vendors, fantastic food, rides, petting zoo and pony rides at the Garwood Y, classic car show, live entertainment, wine & beer garden. FREE entrance and parking
See all 2018-05-30 Scotch Plains - Mayor Al Smith will host a public town hall meeting on Tuesday, June 12 at 7:00pm at the Scotch Plains municipal building (430 Park Avenue) in the Town Council Chambers to discuss Courts forcing overdevelopment on our commu
See all 2018-05-30 Linden - Please avoid routes 1 & 9 in Linden as it will be closed until further notice due to an accident. Earlier this morning, a tanker truck carrying 85,000 gallons of gasoline flipped over on Routes 1 and 9 southbound at Stiles Street
See all 2018-05-30 Westfield - The Westfield Community Concert Band continues its 106th season with its annual Summer Concert Series in Mindowaskin Park, East Broad Street, Westfield. The band will be performing four Thursday evening concerts on June 21, Jun
See all 2018-05-29 Scotch Plains - NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a quorum of the members of the Scotch Plains Township Council, Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment may be in attendance at the Town Hall to Discuss Forced Overdevelopment and Legislativ
See all 2018-05-29 Scotch Plains - The Township Council of Scotch Plains has changed the date of their August 7, 2018 Conference/Business Meeting. The previously scheduled meetings of: August 7, 2018 has been changed to August 6, 2018. Meeting start time is
See all 2018-05-29 State - New Jerseyans views of their home state quality of life have dropped, due in part by a record low rating for the state as a place to live according to polling going back to 1980. The Monmouth University Poll finds that opinion of l
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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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