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WPD Chief Commends Actions Leading to Armed Suspect’s Arrest
Parents Voice Concerns About School Safety

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Scotch Plains May Back Med. Marijuana Dispensary Application
Fanwood Rec. Discusses Rentals, Summer Events
Fanwood Gives Out Awards, OK’s Recycling Contract
Residents Address Stagnant Water at School Playground

Council Addresses Speed Limit After Woman’s Death

Council Introduces Bond Ord. for Ladder Truck

County to Enlarge Passport, Elections Space at Courthouse

Congratulations To Class of 2019: You Have Accomplished Much
Optimist Club Marks 30 Years Of Serving Westfield Community
Why Is Kean U Starting Program In Midst of A China Trade War?

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SQUARING OFF TO BUNT...Westfield Blue batter Tyler Pietrewicz, No. 42, squares off to bunt in the game against the SPF Raiders during the Cal Ripken District 12 Tournament 12U Pool A play at Gumbert 2 Field in Westfield on June 14.

Education Matters
Emerging Leaders - Magis Award Winners Announced At Saint Peter’s Preparatory School

Outreach  - W+H Seniors Show Commitment to Service

High Honor  - Saint Peter’s Prep Spirit Award Recipients Announced

College Bound  - Junior Musical Club of Westfield Held Grad. Recital

Arts & Entertainment
Popcorn - The Spy Behind Home Plate - Glove, Mask, Cloak-and-Dagger

Rising Star - SPFHS and WHS Receive Paper Mill Playhouse Award

Music Al Fresco - Community Concert Band Celebrates Best of American Music

On Display - Kara Cortes to Exhibit ‘Fantasy World’ Drawings
Community Photo of the Week

TIME FOR A FLY-OVER...Saturday’s 150th anniversary celebration of the Scotch Plains Fire Department included a fly-over by a New Jersey State Police helicopter.

The Week in Sports: Blue Devils Had Strong Start, Finished Softball Season, 21-3; Westfield Blue 12s’ Sac in 7th Nips SPF in Ripken Pool A; Cranford Raps Millburn Blue In Ripken Dist. 12 Pool A; Cougar Boys Won Division, Finish Lacrosse Season, 17-3; Blue Devils Made UCT Semi, Finish 8-10 in Girls Lacrosse; Raider Boys Battled, Finished With 10-8 Record in Lacrosse; SPF Softball Raiders Gained Experience, Finish Season, 8-16; Mountainside Edges Summit In Cal Ripken 12U Pool B; WF Blue Blanks Millburn Blue In Ripken 12U District 12; WAHOF’s Class of 2020 Continues the Tradition (Devil's Den)

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2019-06-25 Scotch Plains - Mayor strongly agrees with Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnicks statement this morning that the State Legislature should stay in session throughout the summer to address court imposed high-density housing and caps on stat
See all 2019-06-25 Westfield - Police Chief Christopher Battiloro is warning local businesses to be aware of an individual who impersonates a fire protection inspector from a fictitious fire protection company called Metro Fire Prevention and offers to inspe
See all 2019-06-25 Westfield - At its public meeting on June 25, the Westfield Board of Education unanimously approved the appointment of Mary Asfendis as principal of Westfield High School effective August 1, 2019 1561472277
See all 2019-06-25 TRENTON, N.J. Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick says the legislature must stay in session this summer to take care of the states unaddressed issues. There are many issues but lets pass a cap on state spending and end court imposed hi
See all 2019-06-21 WESTFIELD -- Due to wet field conditions, the Westfield High School graduation ceremonies will be held in the National Guard Armory, 500 Rahway Avenue (across from the high school), beginning at 3 p.m. 1561130765
See all 2019-06-21 TRENTON, N.J. Today the Assembly and Senate voted to create a bi-state commission to secure funding to complete the Gateway Program, a series of passenger rail transportation projects between Newark Penn Station and New York Penn Station.
See all 2019-06-20 SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The free New Jersey Symphony Orchestra concert scheduled for tomorrow, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. will be held in the auditorium of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School in Scotch Plains. The concert was originally scheduled to
See all 2019-06-19 TRENTON, N.J. The state Legislature has two scheduled voting sessions before the end of this fiscal year on June 30. Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick is urging Democrats to prioritize the needs of taxpayers and make New Jersey more
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