WESTFIELD, NJ — Firefighters worked for more than an hour Monday afternoon to knock down a blaze that quickly spread through a single-family home on Tice Place.

Westfield High School’s Kim Leegan earned seven seconds of fame. A raw video of the social studies teacher making an unlikely basket into a miniature hoop has gone national.

The town is seeking to compile a registry of vacant properties in an ongoing effort to ensure their upkeep and not have them remain vacant. Read these stories, and more, at the links below.

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Westfield Family Escapes Tice Place House Fire Monday

Westfield Social Studies Teacher Got Game. Wild Hoops Video Goes Viral

Coronavirus Canceled Couple’s Cruise Wedding. Westfield Stepping in to Rescue it

Westfield Seeks Registry of Vacant Properties, Not Calling them ‘Zombie’ Homes

Westfield School Budget May Spell Layoffs, but Cuts Won’t be ‘Drastic,’ BA Says

Westfield Schools Warn Against ‘Skull Breaker Challenge’ Danger on Social Media

Downtown Westfield Corp’s Next Director Aiming for ‘Spectacular’

Westfield Council Moves on Redevelopment, Briefed on Housing Mandates

Westfield Parents Press School Board on First-Grade Class Sizes at Tamaques

Two Perfect Scoring Students Earn Praise at Westfield High School

Kings Bowl Café Opens in Westfield, Offers Smoothies, Shakes, Salads & More

Westfield Homeowners Honored for Dedication to Historic Preservation

All Westfield Police Officers to Carry Opioid Antidote, Chief Says

Allstate Westfield Athlete of the Week: Julia Csorba

Boys Ice Hockey: Westfield Opens State Tournament With a 6-0 Win Over Manalapan

Wrestling: Westfield Finishes Second at District 14 Tournament

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