Jasper Lemberg, seventh grader at Roosevelt Intermediate School in Westfield, will be representing the Westfield Public Schools at the State Geography Bee on April 4th at Rowan University. Jasper, pictured here with his Social Studies teacher Kimberly Lasky, qualified to advance to the State level through a written exam and following notification from the National Geographic Society. In January, Jasper won first place for the second consecutive year in the school-based Geography Bee held at Roosevelt, and this marks his second consecutive entry into the state competition.
Westfield Student Advances to State Level Geography Bee
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By UNION COUNTY OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONJanuary 17, 2018
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By AMERICAN RED CROSSJanuary 17, 2018
This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage.
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January 16, 2018
On Saturday, Feb. 3, at 2 p.m., the Westfield Memorial Library opens the three-part Weiss Family Jazz Series with the popular David Leonhardt Trio. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.
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By WOMEN’S CLUB OF WESTFIELDJanuary 16, 2018
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By UNION COUNTY OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONJanuary 16, 2018
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is proud to announce the launch of the new Office of LGBTQ Services. Established as part of Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados' 2018 Moving Union County Forward initiatives, the new LGBTQ office is the first County government office of its kind in the State of New Jersey.
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By WARDLAW + HARTRIDGE SCHOOLJanuary 15, 2018
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