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BOE Remembers Nelson; Discusses Full-Day Kindergarten

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Former Mayor/Councilman Johnston, Councilman Populus Remembered
Scotch Plains-Fanwood BOE Passes 2019-2020 Budget
Borough Plan. Bd. Postpones Talks on Habit. Space Ord.

Mountainside BOE Adopts $20.4-Million Budget

Cranford Board of Ed. Adopts 2019-2020 School Budget
New Fire Truck Would Cost Garwood $1.3 Million

GW BOE Adopts Budget; Two Members Vote No

Freeholders Adopt Budget; Taxes to Go Up $6.3 Million

Bob Johnston, Bill Populus Were Statesmen And Will Be Missed
New Jersey Law Promises Improved Mental Health Care

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Sports Photo of the Week

PLAY AT SECOND BASE...Blue Devil shortstop Julia Romano leaps to get a wild throw from the catcher as Summit base runner Megan Tarashuk slides into second base in the fourth inning. The Blue Devils topped Summit, 14-4, in five innings.

Education Matters
Honor Roll  - Westfield High School (2nd Marking Period)

Arts & Entertainment
An Institution - Juxtapose Gallery to Close Shop, Will Retain Online Store, Services

Masterful Musicians - Chamber Music Concerts from Mostly Music Continue to Delight

Popcorn - After: Of Good Girls and Bad Boys

Environmentally-conscious - Green Home Featured On May 11 Tour of Notable Homes
Steeple Concerts - Schubert & Schnittke Celebrated at St. Paulís Concert May 5
Community Photo of the Week

THANK YOU, MAYOR JOHNSTON...Hundreds of people paid their respects at Saturdayís funeral service at the All Saintsí Episcopal Church in Scotch Plains for former Scotch Plains Mayor, Councilman and Planning Board member Robert Johnston.

The Week in Sports: Blue Devil Boys Edge Summit For UCT Tennis Championship; Blue Devils Top Summit, Raise Softball Record to 10-0; Raiders Down Johnson In Boys Lacrosse Showdown; Cougars Limit Raidersí Bats, Rap Key Singles in Victory; Cranford Downs Linden In UCT Baseball First Round; Blue Devilsí Pitching Silences Union Catholic Baseballers; Raiders Score 2 in 7th, Edge Oratory in UCT Baseball; Cougars Rock Oak Knoll In UCT Softball Second Round; The 1960s - the Decade WHS Took Off: 1968

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Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2019-05-08 TRENTON, N.J. Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz raised the problem of the builders remedy as a means of forcing municipal compliance with affordable housing obligations at an Assembly Budget Committee hearing Monday. The so-called builders remedy
See all 2019-05-08 Westfield - WHS BANDS PRESENTS 8th ANNUAL JAZZ UNDER THE STARS The Westfield High School Bands, in collaboration with Edison Intermediate School and Roosevelt Intermediate School, will present their eighth annual Jazz Under the Stars on Sa
See all 2019-05-07 Scotch Plains - Nominations are now open and everyone is encouraged to nominate a special person or organization to be honored at the Gala on December 6, 2019. The only requirement is that the volunteer work must be done in Scotch Plains.
See all 2019-05-05 The eighth-seeded Summit Hilltoppers stunned the top-seeded Cranford Cougars, 3-2, in eight innings in the quarterfinal round of the Union County Baseball Tournament held in Cranford on May 4. Trevor Mutolo, who had doubled, eventually sco
See all 2019-05-05 The Westfield High School boys and girls track & field teams both placed second at the Union County Relays held at Hub Stine Field in Plainfield on May 1-2. For the Lady Blue Devils, Sam Stravach recorded the meet's best throws in the disc
See all 2019-05-04 WESTFIELD, N.J. Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick is requesting the President and Congress to include the Gateway tunnel project in a $2 trillion federal infrastructure spending plan agreed to earlier this week. The Gateway tunnel is a
See all 2019-05-04 Cranford - Residents, As you may be aware, the Cranford School District is asking each household to take a survey. You should have received a postcard with a unique ID in order to access the survey. The survey must be completed by May 13.
See all 2019-05-01 ACLU-NJ - Regarding the decision of Elizabeth Police Director James Cosgrove to resign following an investigation that deemed allegations of racist and sexist slurs credible. New Jerseyans certainly feel relief that Police Director James C
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PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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