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Westfield Crews Using 12-16 Tons of Asphalt Per Day to Fill Potholes, DPW Says

April 1, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — While Westfield’s Department of Public Works is on the job fixing the town’s pot...

Westfield Baseball Preview: Blue Devils Hope for Deep Run Behind Strong Pitching

March 31, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — The Westfield High School boys varsity baseball team hopes to improve on the success of its ...

Friends Continue Effort to Find Westfield Dad a Match for Transplant

March 31, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Friends held another in a series of bone marrow drives for Westfield dad Darren Lederman Sun...

Westfield Town Council Candidates Revealed; Neylan to Run Unopposed

March 30, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Monday was the deadline for candidates running in November’s town council election to ...

Fun Fest at JCC in Scotch Plains Raises Funds for Financial Assistance

March 30, 2015

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — More than a thousand people attended the JCC of Central NJ’s annual Fun Fest Sunda...

Westfield High School Announces Honor Roll

March 30, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield High School Principal Peter Renwick has announced the second marking period honor ...

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Police & Fire

In Westfield, Vehicle Reported Stolen, Drug Arrest

March 25, 2015

Mar 24, 2015 5:38 p.m. A resident in the 0-100 block of Gallowae reports an identity theft by unknown actor(s). Actor(s) fraudulently filed a tax return using the victim’s social secur...

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Food & Wine

Roosterspin in Westfield Begins Offering Wine

March 28, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Roosterspin, a Korean restaurant in Downtown Westfield recently made famous by a rave review in The New York Times, now offers 10 kinds of wine by Gloria J Wines, a Califor...

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Sports

Westfield Baseball Preview: Blue Devils Hope for Deep Run Behind Strong Pitching

March 31, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — The Westfield High School boys varsity baseball team hopes to improve on the success of its 2014 season this spring. Last year, the Blue Devils bounced back from a 3-3 star...

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Education

Westfield High School Announces Honor Roll

March 30, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield High School Principal Peter Renwick has announced the second marking period honor roll for the 2014-2015 school year.  WHS recognizes student achievement...

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Arts & Entertainment

Rock Music Festival and Food Truck Event Coming to Clark in September

March 30, 2015

CLARK, NJ - A family-friendly rock-and-roll themed music event will be coming to Oak Ridge Park in September. The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders passed a resolution authorizing a licen...

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Business & Finance

TAPinto.net CEO Mike Shapiro Joins 'New Media' Panel for April 21 Discussion

March 31, 2015

UNION, NJ - Kean University will be the site of a discussion about the "new media" that will include an appearance by Mike Shapiro, chief executive officer and publisher of http://www....

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Elections

Westfield Town Council Candidates Revealed; Neylan to Run Unopposed

March 30, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Monday was the deadline for candidates running in November’s town council election to file their petitions with the town clerk. In Ward 1, incumbent Frank Arena (...

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Giving Back

Friends Continue Effort to Find Westfield Dad a Match for Transplant

March 31, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Friends held another in a series of bone marrow drives for Westfield dad Darren Lederman Sunday at the JCC of Central NJ’s annual Fun Fest. Lederman, father of Em...

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Government

Westfield Crews Using 12-16 Tons of Asphalt Per Day to Fill Potholes, DPW Says

April 1, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — While Westfield’s Department of Public Works is on the job fixing the town’s pothole-pocked roads this spring, “It’s a long road ahead,” Counc...

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Real Estate

Westfield Named One of NJ’s ‘Best Towns for Families’

March 26, 2015

WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield ranks number 49 in New Jersey Family’s "Best Towns for Families" 2015 List, published this week on njfamily.com. Nearby, Cranford ranks number 23 ...

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Health & Wellness

JFK Hartwyck at Edison Estates: Progressive Care With a Personal Touch

March 24, 2015

EDISON, NJ — JFK Hartwyck at Edison Estates offers both short- and long-term care and prides itself on offering progressive care with a personal touch. Located on Brunswick Avenue in Ediso...

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Letters to the Editor

Synopsis of a Westfield Board of Education Meeting on March 17

March 19, 2015

2015-2016 BUDGET PRESENTATION Technology Paul Pineiro, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, led the discussion regarding how technology affects our classrooms and ult...

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Police Blotter

In Westfield, Vehicle Reported Stolen, Drug Arrest

March 25, 2015

Mar 24, 2015 5:38 p.m. A resident in the 0-100 block of Gallowae reports an identity theft by unknown actor(s). Actor(s) fraudulently filed a tax return using the victim’s social secur...

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Columns

NJ Perfect Home, Your Real Estate Source

Spring 2015 Real Estate Market Update

Although temperatures outside might not be exhibiting warmth, spring is here, and the real estate market is heating up! If you’re thinking about selling your home, now is a great time to a...

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Weltman Home Services

Want Under The Kitchen Counter Lighting?

Call 888 WELTMAN to set up your appointment today!

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In the Schools

Pi Day a Real Treat at Westfield Elementary School

A variety of pies were served by parents to third, fourth and fifth graders at Franklin Elementary School on March 13.  The occasion was national Pi Day, and besides a slice of pie, student...

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The Innovative Classroom

A Week in the Life of PARCC

During the month of March, Westfield High School, along with schools in 13 other states, participated in one of the most controversial educational moves to date — the implementation of of ...

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ViaNutrition

Getting Your Body in Balance for Optimum Fitness Results

What is going on? You eat pretty well, you exercise and still nothing is changing. Does this sound vaguely familiar? Well, the body is a complex machine, and the right balance of energy is neces...

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Westfield Area Y

Westfield Area Y's 'Fun for Fours' Class Enjoys the Study of Animals

Children in Mrs. Zarember’s “Fun for Fours” class at the Y’s Preschool located at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue in Cranford recently finished their stu...

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The Academic Coach

Strong Finish

All long distance runners know that a marathon doesn’t really start until the 20 mile mark. That’s the point at which the race gets really tough and many competitors “hit a wal...

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Ince Landscape Construction & Management

Did Winter Burn Compromise Your Trees and Shrubs?

Oh, winter!  It has been a long, cold winter this season, but spring is here and I am sure you are seeing the affects winter had on your trees and shrubs. As prepared as our landscape i...

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Experts of H.O.M.E.

Make your Home Spring-Ready

Here are some tips to get your home ready for Spring as we start to thaw: As the snow and ice finally melt, check along the foundations for any cracks or signs of damage. Small crac...

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Employment Law

Super Lawyers Magazine Chooses Fred Shahrooz-Scampato

The firm is proud to announce that Fred Shahrooz-Scampato, Esquire, has been chosen for a second year in a row, to receive the distinguished honor of Employment Litigation: Plaintiff by Super La...

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BH Sports Training/BrawlHouse: The Water Cooler

Mobility Clinic for CrossFit Athletes

CrossFit Westfield and FLO Fitness are excited to announce a special mobility clinic on April 19th from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.  Chris Flores will spend 90 minutes going through his R.D.A. Pro...

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Talking About Grief

Talking about Death and Dying at Local Conversation Cafe - Sponsored by Summit Medical Group, My Gift of Grace and Atlantic Health System

Ever considered a dinner conversation about end of life but haven't been able to have it? Ever consider that this conversation could actually be fun and interesting? Then consider joining Im...

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Monday with Millicent

Easter Sunday Dining Options

Perhaps you’re looking for a place to dine on Easter Sunday or any other Day? Enclosed is a group of restaurants for your dining pleasure. Do let me know if you’ve enjoyed your e...

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