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December 8, 2016
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Westfield BOE to Spend $4 Mil. on Intermediate School Auditoriums

Westfield
Planning Bd. OKs Bank Lighting, Replacement Home on Willow Grove
WF Recreation Comm. Conducts Year-End Meeting

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Colleagues and Residents Pay Tribute To Meg Kolaya
FW Council Narrowly Approves Three-Way Stop Sign
Zoning Board Rejects Ashbrook Expansion Plan
Planning Bd. OKs Amended Affordable Housing Plan

Mountainside
Gas Co. Makes Presentation To MS Council

Cranford

Trinity Parking Lot Hearing To Continue in February

Garwood
GW Casale Financial Plan Worksheet

Region
County to Conduct Deer Management Plan at Parks
Peyton's Peek at the Week in Politics

Editorial
Itís Dark Now and Pedestrians Encounter Increased Danger
Meg Kolaya Created Space For All at Scotch Plains Library
Can Christie Spend $300Mil. Without Voters Approval?

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Sports

THE WINNING SACK...Blue Devil co-captain Owen Kessler, No. 64, shows his emotion after the sack of Panther quarterback Nick Attanasio, No. 5, that sealed the 15-13 Westfield North 2, Group 5 victory at MetLife Stadium.

Education
Elite Status - Saint Peter's Prep Announces Honor Roll

Remembrance - Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Return to Civil War Times

On Your Marks - Local Athletes Compete for SUNY Cross Country Team
Group Reading - Scotch Plains Public Library Reveals Book Club Dates
Honor Roll - Roosevelt Intermediate School (1st Marking Period)
Arts & Entertainment
Here She Is - Author Tami Charles Literally and Figuratively Seems Like Vanessa
Popcorn - Moonlight: Illuminating
Dutch Times - Historical Soc. Lunch Tells Of Colonial Beaver Trade
Carriage House - Holiday Poetry Reading and Reception on December 17th
Seasonal Sounds - Yuletide by Candlelight to Feature Crescent Singers
Community

HERE COMES SANTA...Santa arrives in style on a Scotch Plains fire truck for Sundayís Scotch Plains holiday celebration.

Week in Sports Blue Devils Sack BrH2O, 15-13, For Group 5 Football Crown; Raiders Gave ĎBrezí No. 700, Won Section Title, Finish, 22-4; From Tailgate to Escort, A Day to be Cherished (Devil's Den); Blue Devils Add Experienced Youth to Wrestling Program; Raiders Finished Undefeated, Won UCT Girls Soccer Crown; Lady Blue Devils Completed Unbeaten 15-0-5 Soccer Season; Lady Raiders Will Feature New Cast of Players in Hoops

Summary Of Community Posts Recommended Reading
See all 2016-12-06 Cranford - Hockey Club Mite and Squirt players and families recently cleaned-up Warinanco Park last Saturday as part of the Union County Adopt-a-Park program. Over 80 children and adults turned out to help beautify the stream near Warinanc
See all 2016-12-04 Westfield - wins NJSIAA football finals 15-13 on Saturday, Dec. 3 From MetLife Stadium, North 2, Group 5 Westfield vs. Bridgewater-Raritan, 1 p.m. The Westfield HS football team remains unbeaten for two years, 25-0, the longest streak in N
See all 2016-12-01 Westfield - The Imperial Brass presents Holiday Brass on Saturday, Dec. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Westfield. The 29-piece ensemble, under the direction of Ronald Waiksnoris, will play an array of unique holiday arrang
See all 2016-12-01 Westfield - Police ASSISTANCE NEEDED: IF YOU TRAVELED WILLOW GROVE RD ON FRI, 11/25 @ APPROX 7PM & HAVE A DASH CAM PLEASE CONTACT WPD. The Westfield Police Department requests that if you traveled on Willow Grove Road in the area of Seward
See all 2016-11-30 On Wednesday November 23, 2016, at Cranford High School, the Quilting Club hosted their 8th annual Blankets of Love. Every year the blankets are donated to selected hospitals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. This year the blankets were dona
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield The Impromptu Players will present, What The Dickens? an adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, 140 Mountain Avenue,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - NJ.com will offer live video feeds, as well as complete on-demand replays, for NJSIAA football finals. The video will be free of charge, Saturday, Dec. 3 From MetLife Stadium, North 2, Group 5 Westfield vs. Bridgewater-Raritan,
See all 2016-11-29 Westfield - The Youth Group of the First Baptist Church of Westfield, 170 Elm St., will present a musical variety concert on Sunday, December 11 at 4:30pm. It will begin in recital format showcasing a variety of solo performers of diverse
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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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