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Headlines This Week

Planning Board to Reschedule Meeting on Master Plan Report
Washington School Recognized; Soc. Studies Class Passes, 6-3

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood to See Redevelopment Of A&P Supermarket Site

Mountainside Tree Lighting Is Sat.; Legal Expenses Rise

Tamara Benc Is Named NJDOE ‘Exemplary Educator’

Brightwood Park Should Be Added to County Deer Hunt
Board, Commission Volunteers Help Shape Their Town’s Future

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Sports Photo of the Week

BREAKING INTO THE OPEN...Blue Devil quarterback Hank Shapiro, No. 10, breaks into the open for a big gain. Shapiro completed two touchdown passes to bring his career amount to 51. The Blue Devils shutout Plainfield, 24-0.

Education Matters
Honor Roll - Terrill Middle School (1st Marking Period)

Honor Roll  - Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School (1st Marking Period)

Honor Roll  - Oratory Prepartory School (1st Marking Period)

Reunited  - WHS Class of 1970 To Hold Reunion
Arts & Entertainment
Timely Tale - Radium Girls at Westfield High Radiates Social Consciousness

A Beauty - Lincoln School’s Eighth Grade Beauty and the Beast Impresses

Popcorn - A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: What This World Needs Now

All Invited - Musical Club of Westfield Free Concert
Be Prepared - Actress Renée Marino Shares Expertise With Mt. St. Mary Students
Community Photo of the Week

THE MAYOR AND SANTA...Garwood Mayor Sara Todisco visits with Santa at the borough’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Saturday.

The Week in Sports: WF Blue Devils ‘Stuff’ Cardinals in ‘Turkey Day’ Classic; Blue Devil Matmen Looking To Do Very ‘Special’ Things; SPF Raiders Took ‘Giant Step’ Forward in Football, Finish 4-6; Lady Blue Devil Swimmers Are Ready To Make ‘Waves’; Lady Blue Devils Gained Share Of UCT Crown, Finish 10-4-6; Big Central Is Jersey's Latest Super League (Devil's Den)


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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2019-12-11 Westfield - Town CounciloftheTownofWestfield willholditsannual Organization MeetingonTuesday,January7,2020at6:30PM.inCouncilChambersoftheWestfieldMunicipalBuilding,425EastBroadStreet,Westfield,NewJersey.Officialactionwillbetakenatthismeeti
See all 2019-12-11 Garwood - Menorah Lighting in Garwood at Borough Hall. Monday, December 23 at 6pm Join the Garwood Celebrations Committee for a menorah lighting event. This year will include music, cider, donuts a magic show and fun for friends and family
See all 2019-12-10 FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ During the month of December, the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary club will sell Luminaries at the Fanwood Department of Public Works on Manfra Way off of North Avenue (across from the Fanwood Public Library). The sa
See all 2019-12-07 WESTFIELD - PLANNING BOARD MEETING RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 19 Proposed Final Master Plan Reexamination Report to be Presented WESTFIELD, NJ DECEMBER 6, 2019 The Town of Westfield will hold its Planning Board Meeting, previously scheduled
See all 2019-12-07 Cranford/Westfield Residents, Thank you for your continued support in opposition of the 148 foot Verizon cell tower proposed to be built on the Union County College Cranford campus. During the next scheduled meeting, Verizon will be presen
See all 2019-12-05 Scotch Plains - Who Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption, Inc. Where Best Friend Thrift Store 1750 E Second Street Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 Date Saturday, December 14th Time 10-4 60 % sale with holiday open house, refreshments Some exception
See all 2019-12-03 Westfield - Free Community Christmas Show at First United Methodist Church WestfieldDecember 14 at 4 pmAll are invited to celebrate Christmas at a free, musical, variety show. First United Methodist Church of Westfield presents its third a
See all 2019-12-02 An O. Henry Christmas to be performed at the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, Westminster Hall, 140 Mountain Ave., Westfield on December 6th and 7th at 7:30 p.m. This charming, heartwarming play weaves together a number of short stories w
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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