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Headlines This Week

BOE Appoints Keith Brunson New RIS Assistant Principal
Westfield Zoning Board OKs Three Applications
Kehler Stadium Track To Be Laid This Week

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Snuffy’s Site Slated For Supermarket, Park-and-Ride
Scotch Plains Council OKs Parking, Field-Use Ordinances
Fanwood Council Honors Family of Vet, Volunteer

New Police Chief Sworn In For Mountainside

Will Cranford’s Plastic Bag Ban Cause Stores to Lose Customers?
Multiple Views Need to Be Heard On Medical Marijuana Dispensary

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Sports Photo of the Week

A LEAPING ATTEMPT...Darby Road (Brainard’s) Dennis DiMascio gets gunned down at the plate after being tagged by Charlie Brown catcher Steve Kroll in the fifth inning of Game 2. Charlie Brown’s won the West Division title.

Education Matters
College News - Local Students Earn Degrees from Area Schools

Summer Gaming  - Cranford Student Explores German Video Game Industry

Arts & Entertainment
Musical Collaboration - ‘Out of the Woods’ Will Support Charity and Introduce Area Talent

Beat the Heat - Is Summer Too Hot for a Trip to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom?

Popcorn - The Farewell - And a Fond One at That

New Musical - Westfield’s Maya Levitt to Appear in A Little Princess
On Display - Ori and Block Exhibit Landscapes of Union County 
Community Photo of the Week

WORK CONTINUES...Workers continue to resurface Terrill Road outside of the Terrill Road Middle School in Scotch Plains.

The Week in Sports: Sofa Kings Stop Five Guys For Sc. Pl. East Division Title; Charlie Brown’s Grabs Title, Out-Slugs Darby Road; St. Anthony Bumps St. Mike In First Round Playoffs; St. Joe Rips St. Sebastian In St. Bart’s Softball Playoffs


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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2019-08-22 Cranford - During the August 13, 2019, Township of Cranford committee meeting Township Attorney Ryan Copper stated that the township filed a brief in the appellate division of the New Jersey Superior Court appealing a prior determination d
See all 2019-08-21 County - Due to the severe weather forecasted for this evening, the Union County Summer Arts Festival concert, Hey Bulldog, a Tribute to the Beatles, originally scheduled for tonight in Oak Ridge Park, Clark, has been moved to an indoor lo
See all 2019-08-21 Westfield - Police Department will be increasing its efforts to enforce speed limit laws throughout the Town in order to further promote pedestrian safety, according to Chief Christopher Battiloro. With the arrival of the back-to-school se
See all 2019-08-21 Westfield - Police Chief Christopher Battiloro has announced the recent donation of an electric bike to the Westfield Police Departments Bicycle Patrol by local businessman Rory Chadwick, of Midtown Authentic. The rugged electric patrol bi
See all 2019-08-19 CRANFORD -- The Cranford Zoning Board meeting scheduled for this evening, August 19 for the cell tower hearing has been cancelled. 1566247681
See all 2019-08-19 Garwood - There will be a September Sloppy Joe Bingo Night on Wednesday, September 18th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Garwood Firehouse. The event will take place in the meeting room of the Firehouse located at 415 South Avenue in Garwood.
See all 2019-08-19 Garwood - Five of the six candidates for Garwood Borough Council have agreed to face the voters on Thursday, Oct. 17, at the traditional candidates forum of the Pointe, the condominium complex between Maple and Chestnut Streets. All Garwoo
See all 2019-08-14 Union County, NJ Due to inclement weather, tonights Union County Summer Arts Festival event at Oak Ridge Park, Clark, featuring Rob Paparozzi is canceled. 1565813973
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
Tel 908 232-4407; fax 908 232-0473