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Headlines This Week

Westfield Dems Take 3 of 4 Wards On Council; BOE Retain Seats
Planning Bd. Discusses Reexamination Report
Bd. of Adjustment Begins East Grove Application

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Fanwood Dems Sweep In Borough Elections, Mayor Wins Fifth Term
Fanwood Council Discusses Veterans Day Programs
Panel Looking At Ways to Boost Halloween Event

Hartz Mtn. Sues Cranford Over 750 Walnut Ruling
Miller-Prunty, O’Connor Win Cranford Com. Seats

Garwood DEMS Sweep; Ryan, Kjetsaa, Barnes Win

Bramnick, Muñoz Eke Out Re-election Victories In Assembly

Veterans Day Honors Tradition Of Service Spanning Over 240 Years
College Sports Revenue Stream Should Also Reduce Tuition Fees

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Sports Photo of the Week

GOING AFTER A LOOSE BALL...Blue Devil Grace Lanza, No. 8, and Raider Holly Nelson, No. 10, go after a loose ball during the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 semifinal game in Scotch Plains on November 4.

Education Matters
Presentations - Save the Dates for Edison Speaker Series on Mental Health and Wellness

Acceptance Of All  - Former Westfield Teacher, Now Author, Visits Franklin School

Helping Out  - Elem. Students Holding Food, Coat Drive

Parents & Students  - College and Career Night at SPFHS Set for Tuesday
Well Done  - Students Earn Dean’s List at The Citadel 
Arts & Entertainment
Let’s Go to the Movies! - Cranford Theater is Reopening Friday

Life Lessons - S.E. Hinton’s, The Outsiders, Staged At RIS Has Lessons for All Ages

Popcorn - The Current War Director’s Cut: Lacks Electricity

Black Lives / Blue Lives - Tackling Race and Policing
Learning Art - Fall Into Crafts With The Westfield Historical Society
Community Photo of the Week

CAN I HAVE YOUR ATTENTION?...Creativity was on display for Fanwood’s Halloween Parade and Costume Contest last Thursday.

The Week in Sports: Blue Devil Boys Capture 5th Straight XC Title, Girls Take 3rd; Raiders Shut Out Blue Devils In Girls Soccer Semifinal; Cougars Fend Off Wolfpack In Girls Soccer Quarters; Blue Devils Handle Chiefs, 2-1, In Boys Soccer Quarterfinals; Frage’s 3 Int. Helps Colonia Crush Raider Gridders; Raider Boys Advance to Semi, Top Plainfield Soccer Boys; North Brunswick Holds Back Blue Devils in FootballCougars Bounce Back, Startle Hilltopper Footballers; Blue Devils Open With Familiar Foe (Devil's Den)


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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2019-11-13 Westfield - Reducing Student Stress The Westfield Parent Teacher Council Needs Your Input! The PTC will host a collaborative, ideas-generating workshop to identify ways to help reduce student stress on Wednesday, November 20 from 9:30-11:3
See all 2019-11-12 Fanwood - Volunteer Fire Department will be holding their 2019 Santa Run on December 14 starting at 11 a.m. Packages will be collected before Thanksgiving this year. Wrapped packages should be no larger than a standard shoebox and be clear
See all 2019-11-12 Cranford - Police Department is actively investigating a suspicious incident which occurred on Lexington Avenue, near Unami Park, in Cranford. On November 10, 2019 at 6:15 p.m., a 12-year old male juvenile was riding his bicycle along Lexi
See all 2019-11-11 Berkeley Heights - The Governor Livingston Hilltop Players will be presenting The Incomplete Life and Random Death of Molly Denholtz: Nov 21, 22, and 23 at 7:30pm and also Nov 23 at 2:00pm. Tickets can be purchased online at GLHP.booktix.c
See all 2019-11-10 Magic transformed a first-half thrashing into a stunning victory by the fourth-seeded Westfield High School football team over the visiting fifth-seeded Bridgewater-Raritan Panthers during the first round of the North Jersey, Section 1, Gr
See all 2019-11-10 Westfield - Boy Scout Troop 77s Annual Holiday Wreath Fundraiser on Dec 7th & Dec 8th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the parking lot of St. Pauls Episcopal Church in Westfield. Boy scouts will be selling live, fresh Fraser fit 20 and 30 ho
See all 2019-11-08 The second-seeded Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School girls soccer team dethroned the Bridgewater-Raritan Panthers, 2-0, to claim the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Championship in Scotch Plains on November 7. Sarah Dill scored the first g
See all 2019-11-07 The second-seeded Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School boys soccer team defeated the third-seeded Westfield Blue Devils, 1-0, in the semifinal round of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Tournament in Scotch Plains on November 5. Junior Nic
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The Westfield Leader and The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Times
PO Box 250, 251 North Ave. West, Westfield, NJ 07091
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