Westfield

[PHOTO] UC Master Gardeners Celebrate 25 Years & Thank Supporters

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UNION COUNTY — Veteran Union County Master Gardener and “Pin Party” hostess Joanne Krueger (3rd from left), of Scotch Plains, shared cake and gratitude with members of the Westfield Service League (WSL) at the Master Gardeners’ 25th Annual Recognition (“Pin”) Party on Sept. 24.

[PHOTO] Westfield Boy Earns Ribbon At Fall Troop Horse Show

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MOUNTAINSIDE — At Union County’s 80th Annual Fall Troop Horse Show at the Watchung Stables, held October 25-27, Freeholder Bruce H. Bergen was on-hand to award the Trophy and Blue Ribbon for “B Troopers 12 years of Age,” to Avery Conrad of Westfield.

Westfield Man Admits Stealing $5.3 Million Intended To Pay Off Mortgage Loans

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TRENTON – A title company owner has pleaded guilty to criminal charges for stealing a total of $5.3 million entrusted to him as a settlement agent to pay off multiple mortgage loans in connection with real estate closings he handled, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced.

Suicide Prevention Hotline Annual Gala Celebrates Preserving Life

WESTFIELD – They were words every parent should want their teenage child to hear. “You have a choice. Choose to wait until tomorrow. Don’t make a rash decision you can’t reverse…reach out to an adult, whether it’s a teacher or a therapist or anyone…do something you enjoy every day…take steps to help yourself.”

Majestic Winds To Play A Fall Concert At Redeemer Lutheran Church

Majestic Winds will perform a concert on Oct. 24 at Redeemer Lutheran Church. (Photo courtesy of Majestic Winds)

WESTFIELD — On Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m., Majestic Winds, the professional wind band of the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts, will perform a fall concert at the Redeemer Lutheran Church. This performance will take place in Westfield at 229 Cowperthwaite Place.

Westfield Gallery Plans Halloween Masquerade & Opening Reception

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WESTFIELD — Gallery U Boutique in Westfield is planning a Halloween evening masquerade from 6-9 p.m. to celebrate the opening of its new exhibition “Something Wicked This Way Comes: Artwork Celebrating the Gothic and Beautifully Macabre.” All are welcome, and those who come in costume will have a chance to win prizes.

Upcoming Giant Book Sale At St. Paul’s In Westfield Needs Your Book Donations

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WESTFIELD — Township residents and church choir members Mary Lynne Nielsen (center) and Betty Webster (right) are two of the many devoted volunteers who help sort, organize and set up the Giant Book Sale at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Westfield every year. Book donations are accepted starting on Friday, Oct. 18.