Westfield

Tae Kwon Do Athletes Advance In Rank

Black belt Jason Currie at his belt rank testing at the Westfield Area Y. (Photo courtesy of the Westfield Area Y)

WESTFIELD — Over 70 students of Gedman’s Black Belt Academy at the Westfield Area Y advanced to their next belt rank at the Dec. 14 belt testing at the Robert and Virginia Bauer Family Branch. Students ages 5 to 50 tested for orange through third degree black belts.

Middlesex, Union Counties Agree To Share Forensics Laboratory Services

WESTFIELD — Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Union County Acting Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced today that a new DNA analyst has been hired to work at the Union County Prosecutor’s Office Forensics Laboratory in Westfield under a shared-services agreement reached between the Middlesex and Union county boards of chosen freeholders.

Westfield Area Y Schedules Holiday Party, Sells Christmas Trees

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WESTFIELD — The Westfield Area Y’s holiday round up starts with the Westfield Y’s Men’s Club annual tree lot sale at the Elm Street Field in Westfield. All proceeds benefit the Westfield Area Y and other community organizations. The lot is now open and hours are as follows: Weekdays from 5–9 p.m. and weekends: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. until Dec. 23.For more information, call Leonardo Gonzalez at the Y at 908-233-2700 x271.