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This week's edition is May 28, 2020

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Headlines This Week

Town Council Takes Next Step For SID Tax Law
Attorney Drops Suit After Judge Refuses to Allow Gym to Reopen

Scotch Plains/Fanwood
Rescue Squad Still Busy Even After Pandemicís Peak
Scotch Plains Council Passes Budget With No Tax Hike

Mountainside BOE Mulls Outdoor Commencement

Twp. Committee Discusses Downtown Outside Seating

Freeholders Adopt Budget; Infrastructure Grants Told

What We Need is an End to the Vitriol
Expressing Gratitude for Video Connections and Real Blueberries

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Sports Photo of the Week

GETTING TO THIRD SAFELY...Cougar Elizabeth McCaffery slides into third safely in the first inning as Wolfpack third baseman Bri Cope awaits a throw. McCaffery also scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh (May 18, 2018).

Education Matters
Making the Grade - Montclair State U. Reveals Fall Deanís List Honorees
Winners Announced - Two Local Students Receive National Merit Scholarships
Academic Excellence - Clay Prichett Named Commended Scholar
Well Done - Jillian Rose Lapidus Earns Degree, Academic Award
Arts & Entertainment
Economic Fallout - Kean Elimination of Programs Sparks Outcry From Union
Community Survey - Local Library Seeks Community Input
Mixing with Zest - Spicy Tuna Burgers with Chili Lime Mayonnaise
Public Art - Artists Sought for Westfield Butterfly Exhibit
Community Photo of the Week

SALUTE TO THE FALLEN...A gun salute, honoring those veterans who lost their lives serving our country, is held as part of Mondayís Memorial Day ceremony in Scotch Plains. The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Memorial Day Parade was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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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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