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Westfield Planning Board OKs Townhouses on Ross Place
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Nevada Street Home Being Reviewed by WHPC

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Thunderstorm Knocks Out Power To 7,000 Residents in Scotch Plains
BOE Thanks Margaret Hayes for Her Years As Superintendent
Fanwood Council Reports On Fan Jam, Ordinances

MTS Council Discusses Well Water Usage 

Building Collapse Causes Power Outage, Road Closure
Garwood Parents Support Tenure of Teacher
Garwood OKs Bond Ord. For Ladder Truck Purchase
Garwood to Sell Sewage Flow Rights for $145,000

Freeholders Introduce Capital Bond Ordinance

Murphy Signs Budget After Week Of Battles With Sweeney
Major Transitions Accompany Close of 2018-2019 School Year
Civil War And The Battle of Gettysburg Re-Enactment

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Sports Photo of the Week

A LITTLE LATE WITH THE TAG...Cougar third baseman Will Kanhey gets the throw a little too late as Summitís Matt Cooper slips into third during the second inning of the Babe Ruth District 12 Tournament in Cranford on June 28.

Education Matters
Congrats - Five Westfield Students Graduate from Delbarton

Unique Collaboration  - WHS Music and Tech Join to Create Immersive Experience

Deep Understanding  - Learning What It Means to Be a Global Citizen at WHS

Strategic Initiative  - UCC Foundation to Host Close the Gap Fundraiser

Prestigious Award  - WHS Teacher Wins Summer Fellowship
Arts & Entertainment
Travel - Facing A Long Layover? Get Out of the Airport!

Free Events - Summer Arts Concerts, Family Fun And Flix Begins July 9 in Parks

Popcorn - The Dead Donít Die: Having Fun with the Oxymoron

Park Performance - Vocalist Karen Hauge to Perform with Concert Band
Public Invited - Independence Day Concert by Westfield Community Band
Community Photo of the Week

HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY...Fireworks light up the sky Sunday night at the Scotch Hills Golf Course in Scotch Plains.

The Week in Sports: Cranford Downs Summit In Babe Ruth 13U Semifinals; Mtnside Halts WF White In Ripken 12U State Tourney; Roxbury Tops WF White In Ripken 12U State Tourney; Westfield Tops Cranford In New Prov. 11U Gold League; St. Joseph Stuns St. Wolfgang 
In St. Bartís Softball; Divaís Sweep Darby Roadsters In Scotch Plains Menís Softball; 641 Ws and Counting For Brewster, Kapner (Devil's Den)

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2019-07-09 Linden - The Spray Park at Wheeler Park in Linden will be closed on Thursday July 11, 2019 for maintenance. 1562675546
See all 2019-07-08 Union County - Residents seeking School Board positions in their municipality, the deadline for filing their nominating petitions is Monday, July 29, before 4:00 p.m. in the Main Office of the County Clerk, at 2 Broad Street in Elizabeth,
See all 2019-07-08 Westfield, NJ - Senator Tom Kean announced today that he raised over $500,000 during the first three months of his campaign for Congress in New Jersey's 7th Congressional District. "I am humbled by the support I have received from so many
See all 2019-07-05 Westfield - Sunday Morning Singles Discussion Group meets every Sunday at The First Baptist Church of Westfield (lower level), 170 Elm Street, Westfield July 7th, July 14th, July 21st, and July 28th. This nondenominational group share thou
See all 2019-07-05 Union County -, in conjunction with Foodstock NJ and the Community Food Bank of NJ are requesting that residents donate non-perishable food items to assist those in need at the July 10th, Summer Arts Concert Series at Echo Lake Park. Resid
See all 2019-07-05 Garwood - North Avenue will be closed in both directions from Lincoln Avenue to Cedar Street due to Emergency Utility Repairs. Please avoid this area and plan alternate routes. 1562333955
See all 2019-07-04 Scotch Plains - Police; residents should be advised that any Coyote, Fox or other wildlife sightings do not require a 911 or other call to the police department. NJ Fish and Wildlife state they are all considered normal wildlife for this a
See all 2019-07-03 REGION -- Power is out for more than 500 customers in Garwood and Westfield as a result of the partial collapse of the vacant former Paperboard Factory building on North Avenue, and the road remains partially closed and detoured indefinite
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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