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July 19, 2020

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Local police have received multiple calls of bear roaming the neighborhood near Forest Road on Sunday. It's the second day in a row that people have seen a bear meandering about town.  Dennis Dagounis‎ watched as the animal strolled into his backyard and then sat ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Does a bear leave the woods?  Apparently so, in recent weeks, there have been bear sightings in Union (three of them reported on Fourth of July weekend), Cranford (roaming through backyards on Orchard St. on June 9), Westfield, Mountainside, and Clark (Victoria Lane near the ...

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Special to TAPintoSPF. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. Two dangerous pollutants are clocking in 20% to 30% lower than a year ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Mayor Colleen Mahr will welcome David Pringle of Empower NJ and Lauren O'Brien of Pay Up Climate Polluters to present New Jersey's Climate Emergency: Moving to a Green Economy & Holding Polluters Accountable on Sunday, Feb. 23. The presentation will begin at 4:00 p.m. at the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ – How do you turn 500 pounds of thin film plastic into a high-performance park bench for Fanwood and Scotch Plains? By participating in the Trex Thin Film Plastics Recycling Challenge. Trex, a company specializing in composite decking, furniture and other eco-friendly ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Township of Scotch Plains has announced its recycling schedule for 2020. Southside pickups will take place every other Monday and Northside pickups will occur every other Tuesday as per schedule. How to Recycle Newspapers — Tie in bundles no higher than 10 inches or ...

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