Westfield, NJ Regional Newspaper...... Thursday, December 24, 1998
1998 Region News Reviews
End of Westfield School District Desegregation, Pocket Parks and Commuter Lots, McDermott Reelected County GOP Chairman

  • Westfield:
    AGA Chosen As Insurance Agent; Partisan Council Actions Begin For Appointments

  • Scotch Plains/Fanwood
    Township Resident Continues Battle With Bowcraft
    Bus Stop Ordinance to Go Into Effect In Fanwood on Jan. 6
    Councilman Bruce Walsh Recalls Eight Years of Service to Fanwood

  • Mountainside:
    Councilman Hart Bids Farewell to Colleagues On Council

RECALLING A TOUCHING MOMENT... Members of the Westfield Fire Department pay their last respects as the fire engine bearing the coffin of their colleague, John Fiorino, passes by en route to Fairview Cemetery last Friday. Firefighter Fiorino, a life-long Westfield resident, died suddenly at age 38 on March 30.

FLYING DRAGON…The Flying Dragon Roller Coaster is one of three new rides added to Bowcraft Amusement Park in Scotch Plains as part of the park’s five year upgrade program. The program also includes the construction of a storage building, the conversion of tent facilities to brick and mortar structures, as well as the possible addition of a water park.

  • Union County and State::
    Freeholders Slam N.Y. Plan for Garbage Barge.
    Daniel Sullivan Praised as Out-Going Freeholder Chairman
    SP Mayor Papen Addresses FAA Regarding 260-Degree Test
  • Public Television:
    School Television Studio to Air Underage Drinking Program
    Fanwood Children Featured
    In Programming

Blue Devil Icemen Place Third in Holiday Tourney

DOERR, TURNER NEAR TOP OF WHS ALL-TIME LIST as Blue Devils Complete Near Record-Breaking Season

  • The Week In Sports
    Raider Matmen Win Opener Over Kardinals, 48-30 and Scare Panthers in 39-30 Loss; Tezucar Captures 1st at Six Counties Mat Tournament
    Indian Boys Edge Devils, 55-49; Raiders Drop 3 OT Marathon, 70-69 Viking Boys Take N. Central, 58-48
    Blue Devils Sizzle in Opener; Burn Lady Indians, 41-31
    Devil Bowler Baum Rolls Near Perfect (299) Game

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Entire Week Edition 8MB The Leader Frontpages ~400k The Times Frontpages ~400k
Editorial 4, Sports 11, 12, 13, 14, Obituary 9, - Weddings 6,
Other Pages: 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 15, 16, Gift Guide #1,

Westfield: Town Officials [14, 15], Police 16, Fire 17, County & State 37; Clubs & Organizations [30, 31, 32], Worship 46, Schools [26-27, 28-29], Recycling 38, Commerce 44, Parks 39, Recreation 45, Business Directory, ... more.

Scotch Plains: Town Officials [22, 23], Police, Fire, Rescue Squad [18], Worship [20], Schools [14]. [15], [27]. Recycling 25, Recreational Facilities [8], Business/Professional [10], ... more.

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