WESTFIELD, NJ — With a new firm managing the municipality’s crossing guards, students returned to school this week. Readers shared photos.

A lawsuit filed by a Westfield man who was seriously injured when a tree crushed his car blames the town and property owner for the tree’s poor maintenance.

Within weeks of the Rialto in Westfield shutting its doors, its affiliated theater in Cranford also closed. Read these stories and more, below:

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Lawsuit Says Westfield Failed to Maintain Tree That Fell, Seriously Hurt Man

Is this the End for Rialto’s Sister Theater in Cranford?

Westfield Readers Share First Day of School Photos

Westfield Rescue Squad Shares Back-to-School Safety Tips

Traffic Safety Top of Mind as Westfield Enters New School Year

Police, Firefighters Play Ball at Unity Day in Westfield Sunday

Westfield High School Football: What's Next for the Blue Devils in 2019?

For Westfield's Brian O'Dwyer, 20, Skating Through Life is What it's all About

Tooth Fairy Does Double Duty For Westfield 6-year-old After Fab Find at Pool

Saul Drittel to Join Westfield Hall of Fame

Another Unlocked Car Stolen in Westfield, Police Say

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