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Headlines This Week

DWC Twitter Not Hacked, Tweet Was ‘Fabricated’

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Mayor Smith Sets Out His ‘Complete Agenda’ for 2020
Downtown Committee Embarks On Busy Year
Land Use Boards Set For Busy Year in Scotch Plains

Police Probe Fatal Crash on Route 22

Radio Freq. Expert Continues Testimony on Cell Tower
Cranford Committee Reviews Projected Budget

McCormack, Todisco Respond to Comment


Women Making Strides Locally And At Union County Level
MLK Day Invites Us to Do Our Part to Keep His Dream Alive

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Sports Photo of the Week

FOURTH UCT TITLE...Despite the unusual leap by Raider Brandon Bowles Blue Devil Luke Hoerle, right, won his fourth UCT title and became the all-time winningest WHS wrestler with his 119th career victory - *tying Corey Posey*.

Education Matters
Teamwork & Gingerbread - Fourth-Grade STEM Project Focuses on Westfield Sites

Good Work  - Westfield Students Earn Dean’s List at University of Wisconsin

Tech Skills  - Library Class to Instruct On Downloading to Laptops

Hard Work & Preparation  - WHS Musicians Selected For Reg. Ensembles
Nice Job  - Gabriella Russitano On TCC’s Dean’s List
Arts & Entertainment
Soul Searching - ‘Where is God?’ asks the play, The Runner Stumbles, at WCP

On Display - Westfield Art Assoc. Exhibits At Freeholders Gallery

Community Photo of the Week

BEGINNING HER FIFTH TERM...Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr is sworn in January 5 for a fifth term by Governor Phil Murphy at the borough council’s reorganization meeting as her son holds the Holy Bible.

The Week in Sports: Cougars Capture 6th Straight UCT Crown, Blue Devils 2nd; Blue Devil Boys Dazzle Raiders In Basketball Match Up; Cougars Halt Raiders In Wrestling Rivalry Clash


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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2020-01-18 County - Poll Worker Positions Available in Union County The Union County Board of Elections is seeking poll workers for the 2020 Presidential Elections. Serving as a Union County Poll Worker is a great way to get involved in this exciting
See all 2020-01-18 Trenton - By Brent Johnson | NJ Advance Media for Next years race for the Republican nomination for New Jersey governor is starting to take shape. Jon Bramnick, the highest-ranking Republican in the state Assembly, told NJ Advance M
See all 2020-01-17 Everything was going wrong for the home team, while everything was going right for visitors until the Westfield Blue Devils began their magical turnaround with one minute remaining in the first half to chip away at a 17-point deficit en ro
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
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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