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  1. 'Beneath the Helmet' screening at Congregation Anshe Chesed in Linden on Jan. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    "Beneath the Helmet," a movie about the making of new Israeli soldiers is to be screened at Congregation Anshe Chesed, 1000 Orchard St. in Linden, on Jan. 11, at 11 a.m. A coming-of-age story that follows five young Israelis as they go from being high school students to becoming soldiers in one of the world's strongest armies, the Israel Defense Force. At an age when many young Americans are starting college careers, young Israelis are learning why and how to protect their homeland.

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  2. Scotch Plains Lions Club installs officers for 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Jersey Journal

    At a recent meeting of the Scotch Plains Lions Club, the new officers for 2014-2015 were installed. Pictured are: Don Wussle, treasurer; Ralph Anilo, Advisory Board; Barbara Anilo, president; Sandy Pompilio, secretary; Jerry Kirshenbaum, advisory board; and Ron Kelly, vice president.

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  3. Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains presents Christmas pageant, Dec. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Jersey Journal

    The Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains invites the community to enjoy an intergenerational Christmas pageant on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 10 a.m. Pictured is the 2013 intergenerational Christmas pageant at Willow Grove Church. In the season of Advent when Christians prepare their hearts and homes for Christmas, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church invites the community to worship during the month of December.

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  4. Scotch Plains Fanwood Scholarship Foundation application now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Jersey Journal

    The Scotch Plains Fanwood Scholarship Foundation invites all high school seniors and college students residing in Scotch Plains and Fanwood to apply for the many scholarships available through the Foundation. Some awards are need-based, while others have different criteria for selection, such as the intent to pursue an education focused on teaching, nursing, mathematics, veterinary science, foreign language, music or fine arts, among others.

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  5. Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA men's 30+ basketball league recap for Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Jersey Journal

    The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA Men's 30+ Basketball League tipped off year six on Dec. 7, with a half dozen teams beginning their quest for regular-season supremacy. Game 1 Lockdown 67 Run N Gun 38 Last season's player of the year, Jamal Berry, turned in a MVP -type performance with a triple-double , leading Lockdown to its opening day victory.

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  6. Scotch Plains-Fanwood (3) at Summit (6) - Boys Ice HockeyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | NJ.com

    Owen McLaughlin scored twice in a three-goal first period, sparking No. 20 Summit's 6-3 victory over Scotch Plains-Fanwood at the Sports Arena in Union.

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  7. Report: commission studying Scotch Plains, Fanwood consolidation disbandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Jersey Journal

    Fred Lange, the Scotch Plains resident who started a movement to consolidate his town with neighboring Fanwood, is shown here in a file photo. A commission studying the consolidation has disbanded, according to a published report.

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  8. Union Catholic hosts annual December blood drive in Scotch PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Jersey Journal

    Union Catholic High School, along with Blood Drive moderator Edward Thornton '04 and the New Jersey Blood Services, hosted a blood drive on Dec. 9. UC had 79 presenting donors, including alumni, faculty, parents, and community members. This collection will potentially help 164 patients. 1 comment

  9. Rotarians from Berkeley Heights, Fanwood, Scotch Plains and Mountainside celebrate the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Jersey Journal

    Pictured are: Judy Croneberger, Pam Steiner, Stephanie Bakos, Linda Sausville, Julianne Simmons, Tiffany Escott, Fred DaVeiga. Not pictured: George Kraemer, Hal Daume.

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  10. John H. Stamler Police Academy in Scotch Plains graduates 57 officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Jersey Journal

    John H. Stamler Police Academy held its graduation ceremony on Dec. 10, for 57 police recruits. Pictured is Officer Dan Kranz with Fanwood Chief Richard Trigo, Sgt.

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  11. Ice Hockey: Robert Monroy leads Gov. Livingston over Scotch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NJ.com

    Four years have passed since Gov. Livingston defeated Scotch Plains-Fanwood twice during the 2009-10 season. In the years since, all but one of the games, which ended in a 3-3 tie in 2011-12, have fallen in Scotch Plains-Fanwood's favor.

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  12. Ice Hockey: Scotch Plains-Fanwood falls to Gov. LivingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NJ.com

    Fresh off a statement victory over Westfield on Sunday night, Scotch Plains-Fanwood was feeling pretty good about its ability to contend for the Union County Ice Hockey League title. Gov. Livingston took advantage of Scotch Plains riding high and grabbed a 2-0 first period lead on its way to a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night.

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  13. Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains to host Hanukkah party Dec. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Jersey Journal

    Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will host its annual Hanukkah party on Sunday, Dec. 21, from 10:30 a.m. until noon. The event is free and open to the community.

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  14. Ice Hockey: Gov. Livingston and Scotch Plains-Fanwood meet on Tuesday ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NJ.com

    Gov. Livingston and Scotch Plains-Fanwood face off in a Union County Ice Hockey League game on Tuesday at 8:45 p.m. at Warinanco Park in Roselle . Matt Altomare made 24 saves.

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  15. Scotch Plains man allegedly tried to sell shoplifted XBox controllers in WatchungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Jersey Journal

    Aaron Miller, 24, of Scotch Plains faces charges following a report of shoplifting at Kohl's on Dec. 5. Police gave the following account: A police officer watched store surveillance video that showed close-up images of someone removing two XBox controllers form their packages and hiding them in his pocket, then leaving the store without paying for them. A few hours later, the same person was seen at Gamestop in the Blue Star Mall, thring to sell two XBox controllers.

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  16. Ice Hockey: The three stars for Sunday, Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | NJ.com

    Rovero entered Pequannock's match against Mountain Lakes with 99 career points on Saturday night. He potted a goal off a feed from Maggie Bringard in the second period to reach the 100-point plateau.

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  17. FSPY Swimmers finish in First Frost Mini-Meet InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Jersey Journal

    The annual Fanwood Scotch Plains Y First Frost Mini-Meet invitational for 9&U swimmers was held on Nov. 23, at the Raritan Valley Community College. Pictured are the Fanwood Scotch Plains Y 9&U girls.

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  18. Boys Swimming: No. 20 Scotch Plains-Fanwood off to a fast startRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NJ.com

    The Union County program, No. 20 in the NJ.com Top 20, opened up its 2014-15 campaign with a strong 91-79 win over No.

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  19. Union Catholic H.S. students in Scotch Plains awarded scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Jersey Journal

    Union Catholic H.S. students in Scotch Plains were awarded the Navin Brothers Food Service Scholarship. Pictured are Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, principal; Magdalena Lyszczak; Julia Bonavitacola; Moises Oliveri; and Joseph Navin Jr. Rahway residents Bryant Flores '15 and Magdalena Lyszczak '17, Elizabeth resident Moises Oliveri '17 and Scotch Plains resident Julia Bonavitacola '17 were recently awarded the 2014-15 Navin Brothers Food Service Scholarship at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains.

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  20. Scotch Plains cop took PAL funds for personal use, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Jersey Journal

    SCOTCH PLAINS - A Scotch Plains police officer has been charged with taking approximately $18,000 from the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Police Athletic League for his own personal use, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday. Officer James Denman, 50, on Thursday was charged via summons with a single count of third-degree misapplication of trust funds.

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