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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 2019-08-28 Westfield - STATEMENT BY MAYOR BRINDLE REGARDING SALE OF LORD & TAYLOR TO LE TOTE You may have read todays announcement that Lord & Taylor has been purchased by LE TOTE, an online clothing rental service targeting millennials. This is a fo
See all 2019-08-28 Clark - Y Squares, a square dance club located in Clark, invites the public to three introductory square dances on Tuesday evenings, September 17th, September 24 th and October 1st, from 7:30-9:00 pm at the Frank Hehnley School, 590 Rarita
See all 2019-08-28 UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites members of the community to honor the memory of the 60 Union County residents who perished in the World Trade Center attack of 2001, by visiting the Union County Septe
See all 2019-08-27 Westfield - The attached picture represents the outstanding support of water the Westfield Community Center (WCC) received to help the City of Newark, NJ. During the week of August 19th, the WCC collected over 100 cases and 15+ gallon jugs
See all 2019-08-27 Garwood - The Garwood Lions Club is excited to announce the annual senior citizens picnic will take place on Saturday, September 7th at noon. As in past years, it will be held indoors at the Columbian Club in Garwood located at 37 South Av
See all 2019-08-26 Westfield - The Police Department responded to three vehicle thefts that occurred early Sunday: one on Thomas Court (Ward 2), one on Roger Avenue (Ward 3), and one on Bradford Avenue (Ward 1). All three vehicles were unlocked, and all had
See all 2019-08-24 Westfield - Rialto Story Archive 1997 - Rialto Story 2019; FOLLOW UP STATEMENT FROM WESTFIELD MAYOR SHELLEY BRINDLE REGARDING THE RIALTO THEATER AUGUST 23, 2019 As a follow-up regar
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
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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