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Headlines This Week

Brindle Delivers State of Town; New Council Members Sworn In
Man Pleads Guilty to Gun Outside Tamaques School
Vine Ripe Closes North Avenue Market

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Engineer, Redevelopment Atty. Replaced In Party-Line Vote
Mahr Begins Fifth Mayoral Term; McElroy-Barker Is Council Pres.
BOE Hears Presentation On SPFHS Block Scheduling
McGovern Honored For 35 Yrs. of Service to Fanwood

Giblin Named Mayor Again; Prunty Named Dep. Mayor

Mirabella Named Chairman; Estrada Announces Final Yr.


Flood Control, High-Density Housing Hot Issues Again in ’20
New Law Provides Strategies To Deter Unlawful Robocalls

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Sports Photo of the Week

SETTING UP THE WRIST AND HALF NELSON...Blue Devil Luke Scanlan, top, sets up a wrist and half nelson pinning combination on Raider Jack Manville in his 170-lb bout. Scanlan converted it to an arm bar half nelson for the fall.

Education Matters
Code Ninjas - Students Take Part in Coding Activities During Computer Science Week

Discussion  - Special Edu. Panel Talk Set for Jan. 22 at Edison

Deserving Recipients  - Scholarship Foundation Accepting Applications

Pursue Education  - College Club Scholarship Applications Available
Free Workshop  - Paying for College Event To Be Held January 16
Arts & Entertainment
‘Broadway Through The Ages’ - NJFO’s NYE Concert Brings Joy

Ever-Popular - Fiona Tyndall to Headline Sunday Sounds Concert

Community Photo of the Week

DOWN TO RUBBLE...Decades of memories are all that is left of Bowcraft Amusement Park on Route 22 in Scotch Plains, which is being cleared to make way for an apartment and townhome development.

The Week in Sports: Blue Devil Cagers Hold Off Cardinals in 4th Quarter; Blue Devils Top Raiders In Service Salute Mat Classic; Cougars Jolt Indians In Wrestling ‘Alumni Night’; Rahway Boys ‘Swipe’ Victory From Cougar Cagers


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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2020-01-15 The Westfield High School boys swim team and girls swim team defeated the Summit Hilltoppers at Wallace Pool in Westfield on January 14.The win for the boys was special since the Hilltoppers edged the Blue Devils for the Union County Tourn
See all 2020-01-13 Clark - The Union County Baseball Association will induct four new members into the Union County Baseball Hall of Fame at the organizations 84th annual Hot Stove League Dinner on Sunday, February 9, beginning at 1:00 p.m., at The Gran Cent
See all 2020-01-12 Kenilworth - The Kenilworth Veterans Center and VFW 2230 are hosting a Valentines Oldies Dance on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. The party will feature Sounds of the Street, New Jerseys premier oldies/doowop group per
See all 2020-01-11 Summit - The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra will showcase various works by masterful composers with its annual winter concert, Masters of the Orchestra on Sunday, February 3, 3:00pm at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The pe
See all 2020-01-10 Fanwood Kevin McAlindin, a resident of Fanwood and a member of the class of 2020 has been named to the Deans List at Providence College for the Fall of 2019 semester. 1578677255
See all 2020-01-10 Summit - The former assistant director of the City of Summits Department of Community Programs has been criminally charged with fraudulently billing his former employers tens of thousands of dollars, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay
See all 2020-01-09 Kenilworth - The Union County St. Patricks Day Parade Committee will host its annual Celebrity Bartenders fundraiser on Sunday, January 19, 2020 from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Kenilworth Veterans Center located at 33 South 21st Street, Keni
See all 2020-01-08 Westfield - Mostly Music chamber music concerts on Sunday afternoons, March 1, April 5 and May 31, 2020, at 3:30 p.m. at Temple Emanu-El, 756 East Broad St., Westfield. $40 at the door. For concert programs and other information go to www.
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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