Music, Food & Fitness in Downtown Westfield

7 - 8 a.m. Brassy Buddha Yoga Bring a mat, water and towel. Sign up

10- 11 a.m. Ono Bowls is partnering with Out Run Your Fork Personal Training for a Total Body Functional Workout with strength & conditioning followed up a nutrition session with your choice of juices, smoothies & bowls. Class is free with a purchase of OnoBowls products at cost. Sign up.

12 - 3 p.m. Small plate and drink specials at Ferraro's Restaurant, 14 Elm St. 

 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Music from The Free Speech Trio

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7 - 8 a.m. Brassy Buddha Yoga Bring a mat, water and towel. Sign up

10- 11 a.m. Ono Bowls is partnering with Out Run Your Fork Personal Training for a Total Body Functional Workout with strength & conditioning followed up a nutrition session with your choice of juices, smoothies & bowls. Class is free with a purchase of OnoBowls ...

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Clark Police Searching for Vehicle Suspected in Tuesday's Hit-and-Run Death

October 22, 2020

CLARK, NJ — The Clark Police Department is searching for a red or maroon 1992-2004 Chevy S-10 or GMS Sonoma suspected to have been involved in the hit-and-run death of 82-year-old James Leinbach on Tuesday morning.

According to police officials, the vehicle was spotted during a review of surveillance video in the area.

“The vehicle should have damage to the ...

John Laterra Could Cook Anything, but his Sandwiches Were on Another Level

October 13, 2020

This story is part of Loved and Lost, a statewide media collaboration working to celebrate the life of every New Jersey resident who died of COVID-19. To learn more and submit a loved one's name to be profiled, visit

Once the owner of Charlie’s Delicatessen in Westfield, John Laterra could cook anything, his daughter, Linda Butler, said. But his ...

Letter: Gratitude for Grant from the Westfield Foundation | Opinion

October 19, 2020

On behalf of the Westfield Service League (WSL), we wish to publicly thank the Westfield Foundation for funding our roof grant request in spring, 2020. We were honored and thrilled that the Foundation selected our project, especially during these fiscally challenging times when there is such a tremendous community need.

The Westfield Service League offers a three-fold service opportunity to ...

Free "Virtual Saturday" Series for People with Special Needs

October 23, 2020

Join the Office for Persons with Disabilities & Special Needs at a Virtual Saturday Series; Enjoy Healthy Eating with Tony and More.

The Freeholder Board is proud to present the new Virtual Saturday Series through the Union County Office for Persons with Disabilities & Special Needs. The series will be held every other Saturday from October 10th through December 19th.

Each virtual ...

Speak Out Against Federal Paycheck Protection Program Loan Loan Fraud

Are you an employee of a small business that received Federal Paycheck Protection Program loan funds? Are you aware of small business owners that are abusing their PPP loans? Small business owners buying airplane or luxury cars with their loan money? Or building extensions on their homes with their PPP loans?

These are examples of FRAUD against the United States ...

How Has The Coronavirus Impacted Our Children?

The coronavirus pandemic has been associated with many mental health challenges. Research has shown that there has been an increase in substance abuse, mental disorders, and suicidal ideation. Moreover, symptoms of anxiety disorder and depressive disorder has considerably increased in the United States during April-June of 2020. 

Covid-19 has reshaped our relationships, our daily ...

NJEDA Announces $70 Million Phase 3 COVID-19 Grant Program

Phase 3, which will be funded with $70 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding, significantly expands eligibility for the Grant Program and increases the amount of funding businesses can receive. To ensure funding goes to businesses hit hardest by the pandemic, Phase 3 sets aside funding for restaurants, micro-businesses and businesses based in ...

Wildlife Wednesdays Programs For 2020

The Board of Chosen Freeholders is reminding residents that the popular, free “Wildlife Wednesdays” program will conclude its 2020 programming over the next 2 Wednesdays.

October 21st’s program “Reptiles and Gators” will feature an alligator and lizards, including a blue tongue skink and bearded dragon.  The October 28th’s Halloween-themed Insects and ...

The Rotary Club of Westfield Inducts 5 New Members

The Rotary Club of Westfield announced this week the induction of five new members.

“Our club is such a dynamic group of caring individuals,” said club President Liz Ensslin. “We are able to accomplish so much in our community and globally because Rotarians truly put 'Service Above Self' and we are excited to welcome our newest members.”

On Tuesday, ...

28 Homes Sold Oct. 11 - Oct. 18 in Westfield, Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Garwood, Cranford & Mountainside

Twenty-eight homes sold Oct. 11 through Oct. 18, 2020, in Westfield, Cranford, Fanwood, Scotch Plains and Mountainside, according to the Garden State MLS.*

TOWN                  ADDRESS             STYLE    ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge School Enhances Learning with Owl 360 Camera Systems

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison enhanced its virtual classroom experience with the installation of Owl 360° cameras in more than 50 classrooms last week. The Technology Department installed Owls in classrooms of all three divisions.

According to the Owl website, “Any classroom becomes a hybrid classroom with the Meeting Owl, the smart conference camera that captures 360° ...

Westfield Area YMCA Offers School Age and Early Learning Programs to Meet the Needs of Today’s Families

The Westfield Area YMCA understands the balancing act facing today’s working families as they navigate the ever-changing world of remote learning and the multi-faceted demands on parents. 

School Age

The Y is pleased to offer a supervised remote learning and redesigned after school program in Westfield, Mountainside and Garwood for students in 1st-5th grades.

A hybrid A/B ...

Community Conversations: #AskHer

Are you ready to #AskHer? Join Atlantic Health System in asking the women in your life if they have had their annual mammogram. On the next Community Conversation, breast surgeon Rebecca Yang, MD, Atlantic Breast Associates, and Lydia Nadeau, Executive Director, Atlantic Health System Cancer Care, discuss mammograms and how you can #AskHer!


Westfield Schools Observe Week of ‘Extra’ Respect, District Says

Whether virtual or in-person, students and staff in Westfield Public Schools participated in lessons and activities emphasizing the meaning of respect and the different ways people show it during the Week of Respect Oct. 5 – 9, observed annually by public school districts across New Jersey, school officials say.

“We call it the Week of ‘Extra’ Respect because respect ...

Are you Productive or Are You Busy?

Let’s just cut to the chase: being busy is not the same as being productive. In an age where we wear our busyness like a badge of honor, it’s time to step back and get real about the true value (or lack thereof) of the chaotic overload we’ve deemed a mark of success.

On the surface, being busy and being productive can look similar. In both instances there’s a lot of ...

Westfield Police Blotter: Unlocked Cars Burglarized, Shoplifting & Drunken Driving

October 20, 2020

The following is the Westfield Police blotter for Oct. 11 – 17. The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

10/11/2020 at 9:57 a.m. — Shoplifting

Officers responded to CVS on West South Avenue on a report of a shoplifting that had just occurred. Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop, ...

Football: Defense, Turnovers Lead St. Joseph Past Westfield, 20-3

WESTFIELD, NJ — The St. Joseph of Metuchen football team capitalized on a pair of interceptions and used an aggressive defensive performance to improve to 2-0 and get past Westfield, 20-3, on Saturday afternoon in the Blue Devils’ home opener at Gary Kehler Stadium.

St. Joseph, coming off a 17-12 victory over Elizabeth last week, was stout on the defensive end all game. Westfield, ...

The Problem With Preaching

Do sermons really work? Can the words of any one individual really have an effect on the way people live their lives? Is anyone out there actually listening? (Reading?)

Rabbis are probably unrealistic when they anticipate dramatic results from their sermons. The late Rabbi Sydney Katz of Pretoria once compared the chances of a sermon succeeding to the odds of a man standing on top of the ...


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5 Female Rutgers Professors File Pay-Equity Lawsuit

October 16, 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Five female Rutgers professors have filed a pay-equity lawsuit against the university, according to a press release from the union representing 6,000 employees and graduate workers at the New Brunswick, Camden and Newark campuses.

According to the press release, the situation came to light through a program to address faculty salary inequality that was part of the ...