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Sheelen's Crossing's Grand Opening in Fanwood

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Mayor Colleen Mahr cuts the ribbon at Sheelen's Crossing. Credits: John Mooney
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Colleen Mahr welcomes crowd and praises Frank Pascale and Sean Flannery for investing in Fanwood as Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (right) looks on. Credits: John Mooney
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The view of the new Sheelen's Crossing pub from the Sheelen's Crossing bridge. Credits: John Mooney
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Bagpipers outside Sheelen's Crossing. Credits: John Mooney
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Colleen Mahr, Frank Pascale, Sean Flannery and Gene Jannotti, executive director, Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce (GWACC). Credits: John Mooney
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Sandy Chambers of Piscataway, Assemblyman Jon Bramnick and Mayor Colleen Mahr Credits: John Mooney
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FANWOOD, NJ -- With bagpipers, step dancers, and rock bands, Sheelen's Crossing in Fanwood celebrated its grand open under perfect November afternoon.

Mayor Colleen Mahr, Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (R-21), and Gene Jannotti, executive director of the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce (GWACC) joined owners Sean Flannery and Frank Pascale in cutting the ribbon and commencing the giant "bridge party."

The opening of the pub/bistro means that the borough is no longer a "dry town."

 

 

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