FANWOOD, NJ -- Gaylon McGowan, a former resident who worked at the Fanwood Tie and Timber Co. on South Ave. after WWII, donated a painting of his memories of the sawmill to the museum at the Fanwood Train Station on Sunday, Dec. 4.
Mr. McGowan, now 88, moved to Fanwood from a small town in northern Maine in 1938 as his father sought work during the Depression.
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The 4th Grade SPF-PAL Raiders travel basketball team won the 7th annual Warren Tournament defeating the Summit Hilltoppers 47-37 in the Championship game on Saturday, Dec. 3, at Mt. Horeb Gym in Warren.
"It was a great weekend of basketball for the boys, Warren did an excellent job hosting the tournament for the coaches, players and ...
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FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Fifty members of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School wrestling team spent a chilly Saturday morning washing the police cars, fire trucks, and EMS vehicles from the Scotch Plains and Fanwood departments.
The event was the brainchild of head coach Marc Fabiano, whose best friend, Dan Piccola, is a member of the Fanwood police department.
WESTFIELD, NJ -- Santa Claus hears requests for toys from children in many languages and then delivers gifts to countries throughout the globe. On Saturday, he utilized his skills as a dog whisperer at the Knights of Columbus Hall on North Ave. in Westfield to help the sixth annual fundraiser for Brendan's Meadows dog rescue organization.
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- It’s that time of year again, when the SPF HS students in the Drama Club take on the challenge of playing unusual roles. This year’s production, directed by Kale Thompson, a music instructor at Terrill Middle School, will be the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama “You Can’t Take it With You.”
The show revolves around the eccentric Sycamore ...
UNION, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders Hockey team led with less than two minutes in a game that would have been their first victory of the season Friday night. They instead settled for a tie with the Gov. Livingston Highlanders, 3-3.
Interlocked in a 2-2 in the waning minutes of the second period, Jared Figueroa -- the Raiders' lethal weapon -- sent a shot passed the Gov.
CLARK, NJ – A 7-unit condominium building will soon stand on the site of the Clark Power Equipment property at 1132 Westfield Ave. The Clark planning board voted unanimously in favor of an application presented by Vincenzo Associates at its meeting Thursday night.
Site engineer Edward Dec said the single 7-unit structure is a better use of the lot’s size and shape than two ...
I am saddened to hear of the passing of our former Scotch Plains librarian Meg Kolaya. Her loss reminds me, and I assume all of us yet again how precious life is.
She served our Township with great dignity and professionalism; always committed to making our library the valued centerpiece of our community, one that we could all take great pride in. Her influence and ability to ...
NEW JERSEY -- Whether New Jersey will have a $15 minimum wage in the near future and the impact of such an increase on the economy, business and labor will be the primary point of discussion at the 2016 Small Business Economic Outlook Luncheon being held Friday, Dec. 9, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott.