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This week's edition is March 26, 2020

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Eateries Offering Curbside or Home Delivery

Westfield
16 Prospect Wine Bar & Bistro (908) 232-7320; 1958 Cuban Cuisine (908) 232-3187
Addams Tavern (908) 232-3201; Ahrre’s Coffee Roastery (908) 232-7977; Akai Lounge (908) 264-8660
Bagel Chateau (908) 232-1921; Boxwood Coffee Roasters (908) 219-4076; The Brick Oven (908) 317-9500
Brunella Portuguese Coffee & Deli (908) 588-2080; Buddha Fish (908) 264-8068
Bovella’s Pastry Shoppe (908) 232-4149; Buono Pizza (908) 232-2066; Casa di Pizza (908) 654-3232
Cosimos (908) 654-8787; Chipotle Mexican Grill (908) 232-2709; Cinnaholic (908) 588-2323
Cold Stone (908) 518-0044; Di Farina Pizzeria (908) 264-7442; Farinolio (908) 325-2486 
Ferraro’s South (908) 232-1101; Feast Catering (908) 654-0045; Emack & Bolio’s Westfield (908) 228-3967
Evergreen (908) 232-8800; Feast Catering & Cafe (908) 654-0045; Fiamma Wood Fired Pizza (908) 654-0400
Five Guys Burgers and Fries (908) 232-2499; FroYo (908) 654-1414; Hershey’s Deli (908) 232-9090
Hunan Wok III (908) 232-0011; Inspiration Roll (908) 228-5163; Jade Garden (908) 232-3309
Jersey Mike’s Subs (908) 233-6002; Kilwins (908) 264-7476; Kings Bowl Cafe (908) 228-5396
Limani Seafood Grill (908) 233-0052; Manhattan Bagel (908) 654-0525; Nathan’s Famous Hotdog (908) 233-6002 Northside Kitchen (908) 264-7702; NosVino (908) 232-5050; Old Havana (908) 928-0999
Ono Bowls (908) 588-2087 Outta Hand Pizza (908) 233-9300; Qdoba (908) 301-0050
Rockn’ Joe Coffeehouse + Bistro (908) 232-1660 Roosterspin (908) 233-7333; Sichuan Dynasty (908) 317-2731
Spice Bazaar (908) 389-1888; Splash of Thai (908) 232-0402; Sushi and Asian Kitchen (908) 654-6898
Sweet Waters (908) 317-2599; The Salad House (908) 233-2467; Tinga Taqueria (908) 301-0100
Turning Point (908) 264-8180; Vicki’s Diner (908) 233-6887; Westfield Diner (908) 233-5200
Westfield Seafood (908) 233-3042; Westfield Station Cafe (908) 232-2869
 

Garwood
Benvenuti (908) 389-9999; Crossroads (908) 232-5666; Rudy’s (908) 789-3061
The Station (908) 233-4455; Moe’s (908) 232-4310

Cranford
Ambeli Greek Taverna (908) 272-4111; Big Apple Pizza (908) 276-5555; Café Paris (908) 276-8030
Cake Artist Café/Dinner in a Pinch (908) 967-6007; Ciao Bello (908) 497-0705
Cranford Best Bagels (908) 931-0454; Craven BBQ (908) 272-2271; Delice Macarons (908) 325-6009
Dim Sum II (908) 653-0288; Domino’s Pizza (908) 272-4000; Emma’s Brick Oven (908) 497-1211
Garlic Rose (908) 276-5749; Gourmet Deli (908) 272-3290; Hunan Wok (908) 272-2772; Il Gabbiano (908) 497-1990 Kilkenny House (908) 276-3414; Marino’s Fish Market (908) 276-1333; Mizu Sushi (908) 272-7888
Mr. J’s (908) 272-0370; Pairings palate + plate (908) 276-4026; Pastosa Ravioli (908) 276-0600
Pizza Chef/Pizza House (908) 276-0939; Pizzeria Bel Giardino (908) 272-2500; Playa Bowls (908) 325-6353
River and Rail Cantina; Wine & Spirits (908) 922-4300; Riverside Inn (908) 709-9449
Romola’s Seafood & Grille (908) 272-0045; Rustic Mill Diner: (908) 272-7016; Siam Inn (908) 325-6446 
Sonny G’s Brick Oven & Italian Cucina (908) 272-4141; Sub-Ology (908) 276-5250; Track 5 Coffee (908) 276-0595 Urban Burger (908) 272-7790; Venue 104 (917) 860-4588; Vinny’s Pizza & Pasta (908) 709-9000
Café Teasia (908) 324-4091; A Toute Heure (908) 276-6600; Calabria Pizzeria (908) 272-8080
Chez Galato & Pastry Shop (908) 499-1050; Ye Olde Rathskeller (908) 272-9511

Other Local Stores Offering Curbside Pickup
Brass Shop (908) 232-2161; The Town Book Store (908) 233-3535; AR Workshop (908) 367-9054
Patricia and Paul Artisan of Fine Oils & Balsamics (908) 232-3866; Learning Express Toys (908) 233-1381
Blende Beauty (908) 588-2094; Evalyn Dunn Gallery (908) 232-0412; Galleria West (908) 301-9217 or (908) 512-8827 Anthem (908) 272-6060; Bella Organici (908) 313-8232; Bell’s Pharmacy (908) 276-0062 or (848) 260-7250
Cranford Eye Care (908) 276-0200; Hilltop Bicycles (908) 967-6072; Look Twice/Look Again (908) 324-4056
Periwinkle’s (908) 276-1300; Rogue Comics (908) 276-9069; Simply (908) 272-3030

**If your business is not on this list and you would like to be please email editor@goleader.com**

The State of N.J. COVID-19 Dashboard can be found at:
https://www.state.nj.us/health/cd/topics/covid2019_dashboard.shtml

Headlines This Week

Westfield
Westfield Holds Virtual Council Meeting on FB
Westfield Resident Relates COVID-19 Symptoms
WBOE Meets Virtually, Praises Staff and Students

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Mayor Updates Residents On COVID-19 Efforts
Borough Using Social Media, Website for COVID Updates
Virus Restrictions to Delay Budget, Downtown Efforts

Mountainside
Three COVID Cases Now Confirmed In Mountainside

Cranford
Cranford Up to 20 COVID Cases Through Tuesday
Distance Learning Continues, Lunch Aides Will Be Paid

Garwood
Second Garwood Resident Tests Positive for COVID

Region
Residents Are Taking ‘Love Thy Neighbor’ To Heart
Blood Donations Are Needed During COVID Restrictions
Freeholders Hear More Budget Requests; COVID Halts Process
Freeholders Enact Measures In Response to COVID-19

Editorial
Social Distancing: A Necessary Discomfort For the Good of Us All
 

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Sports Photo of the Week

UCT CHAMPION...Raider sophomore Julia Bonhote won the Union County Tournament title in the 50-freestyle.

Education Matters
New Volunteers - Area Residents Join Ranks Of Literacy N.J. Tutors

Submit Entries  - Library Friends Invite Youth To Enter Essay Contest

Making the Grade  - Caldwell U. Reveals Dean’s List Honorees
Well Done  - Marc Vaccaro Makes Becker Dean’s List
Announcement  - F-SP College Club Cancels Luncheon, Raffle Sales Continue
Arts & Entertainment
Postponed - WHS Breaks the Tradition of ‘The Show Must Go On!’

We Love Local - Goo Goo Dolls’ Rzeznik Performs From His Porch to Help Local Biz

Coming Soon - New Video Series About How to Be Sustainable While Social Distancing

Health Concerns - Oratorio Singers Postpone Concert
Community Photo of the Week

STATE SHUTDOWN...The Scotch Plains business district on Park Avenue is empty last Friday due to the state shutdown during the coronavirus COVID-19 health emergency.

The Week in Sports: Raider Swim Girls Finish 9-4, Raider Boys Finish Season 8-3; Westfield Swim Boys Regained Union County Tourney Crown; Blue Devils Won Conference, Finish 21-7 in Boys Basketball; Cougars Grab District Crown, Sixth Straight UCT Mat Title; Cougars Had a Rock & Roll Hoops Season, Finished 10-15; Spring: The ‘Lost Season’ For All High School Athletes

 

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Summary Of Community Posts
See all 2020-03-04 Westfield - Mental Health Free Workshop, Sunday, March 15, 12:30-2pm. Day to day challenges of living with psychiatric disabilities. Light lunch provided. Pre-registration not required but encouraged. Location:First Baptist Church of Westf
See all 2020-03-03 Westfield - From Assemblyman Jon Bramnick Stay informed on the Coronavirus See the important information below: 24-Hour Public Hotline: 1-800-222-1222 New Jersey has set up a hotline staffed by the States poison control center. Trained hea
See all 2020-03-02 Westfield - Mental Health Workshop, Sunday, March 15, 12:30-2pm. Day to day challenges of living with psychiatric disabilities. Light lunch provided. Pre-registration not required but encouraged. Location: First Baptist Church of Westfield
See all 2020-02-28 Westfield - Mayor Shelley Brindle & the Downtown Westfield Corporation Invite You to a Meeting for Downtown Property & Business Owners Thursday, March 5 6 to 8 pm Community Room in Westfield Town Hall This is an opportunity to hear more ab
See all 2020-02-28 Senior Cole Blazek got it all started with a steal in the final minute that allowed the Cranford High School boys basketball team overcome a 56-53 deficit to emerge with a 62-58 victory over Jonathan Dayton on Senior Night in Cranford on F
See all 2020-02-28 Led by an all-senior starting five, the Westfield High School boys basketball team really took it to the Chatham Cougars, seizing an 18-4, first-quarter lead then cruised to a 60-43 victory on Senior Day in Westfield on February 27. The Bl
See all 2020-02-27 Fanwood - The Fanwood Presbyterian Thrift Shop is open every Wednesday from 10 -4. The shop is located in the education building behind the church on MacDermott Place. Our racks are full of warm winter clothes for all ages. Right now we ar
See all 2020-02-26 Intensity on the court kept spectators on the edge of their seats until the final seconds in the Union County Tournament semifinal game between the top-seeded Westfield High School girls basketball team and fourth-seeded Oak Knoll in Rahwa
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