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Politics Takes Back Seat to Education on Westfield BOE
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Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood Council Announces Aid To Workers Affected by Shutdown
Rec. Commission Discusses Fence, Revenue Numbers

Indoor Basketball Facility Proposed for Route 22
Borough Appointments, Mun. Alliance Plan Told

Cranford Superintendent Answers Questions About Reimagining Plans
Planning Bd. OKs UCC to Replace Cooling Unit

RVSA Suit Progresses, Budget is Finalized
Freeholders to Vote on Summer Concerts Contract

What Would Happen If Taxpayers Didn’t Pay Their Property Taxes?
Legislation, Community Support Can Help Combat Local Hunger

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Sports Photo of the Week

BOSSING A BOSS...Blue Devil Jeremy Silber, top, comes around on top of Rayway’s Corey Boss in his 132-lb bout. Silber won a wild one, 12-10, and the Blue Devils defeated Rahway, 43-22, in Rahway on January 18.

Education Matters
Philanthropic Endeavor - The Ammon Foundation Awards Spring Scholarships

Briefing - State Official Visits WHS To View SEL Efforts

Noble Cause - Scotch Plains Student On a Mission for Operation Smile

Academic Excellence - St. Michael’s School to Celebrate 90th Anniv.

Hats Off - Aronds, McCusker Graduate from JMU
Arts & Entertainment
Art for Art - Hamilton in Puerto Rico, Being in The ‘Room Where It Happens’

Popcorn - Green Book - Because Look Out Old Macky’s Back

Blow That Horn - Jazz Is a Way of Life for Local Teen Who Started Own Band at Age 9

Cultural - Live Music, Dance and Art Join at the Gallery Space
Flashback - Classic ’80s Films to be Shown on the Big Screen
Community Photo of the Week

MAKING VALENTINES...Girls Scouts of Troop 40590 from Terrill Middle School make valentines for local children’s hospitals at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Scotch Plains.

The Week in Sports: Chatham’s Persistence Chills Lady Blue Devil Cagers; Blue Devils Slip Past Rahway In Wrestling Showdown; Cougar Wrestlers Roar Past Roselle Park Panthers; Blue Devils Hold Off Raiders In Boys’ Hoops Action; WHS Record Book: Boys Swimming (Devil's Den)

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2019-01-30 Scotch Plains - Mayor Al Smith, an for reforming the current court-driven affordable housing process, will speak at the February 20, 2019 Union County Young Republicans Meeting at 7:00pm at the Stage House Tavern in Scotch Plains. Since 20
See all 2019-01-29 Westfield - First Baptist Church of Westfield, 170 Elm St., Westfield, will be hosting a 6-week session on the Daniel Plan in February and unto March, Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. and at 7 p.m. The Daniel Plan is a holistic healthy life style p
See all 2019-01-29 State -; Gov. Phil Murphy announced hes closing state government offices on a rolling basis beginning at 1 p.m. Tuesday ahead of a winter storm and bone-chilling cold expected to hit New Jersey. Murphy said northwestern parts of the
See all 2019-01-29 Westfield - Jon Bramnick: "I have taken the lead against the insurance companies and their cumbersome and difficult pre-approval process. The bills I sponsor eliminate middle managers at insurance companies from the process and rely on the
See all 2019-01-28 Westfield - Be advised that the Westfield Historic Preservation Commission of the Town Of Westfield (WHPC) will meet in the Council Chambers of the Westfield Municipal Building, 425 East Broad Street, Westfield, New Jersey at 7:30 P.M. on
See all 2019-01-28 State - Bramnick calls for GOP to be included in Sweeney/Murphy debates TRENTON, N.J. Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick today weighed in on Senate President Steve Sweeneys challenge to Gov. Phil Murphy Friday to a debate on how to fi
See all 2019-01-27 Area - Jon Bramnick Funniest Lawyer in New Jersey Comedy schedule Feb 15 Catch a Rising Star in Princeton May 25 Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank August 11 Surflite Theatre Long Beach Island Oct 12 NJPAC in Newark 1548598548
See all 2019-01-26 A jammed packed house at Cranford High School on January 25 witnessed a showdown between two wrestling teams undefeated in the conference. Also witnessed was an ingenious maneuver, all key bouts going in favor of one team and a surprising
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