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									                                                                                                  , March 28,19»1

                                                         'Leader' Among Winners
                                                           Of Chamber Awards
                                                      Ten "Faith in Westfield" certificates  leers.
                                                   will be presented during the Weslfield       For excellent press coverage and
                                                   Area Chamber of Commerce Annual           advertising of local businesses, Th*
                                                   Awards dinner to be held Wednesday,       Wesfield trader will be among those
                                                   April 10,atThe West wood restaurant       receiving awards.
                                                   in Garwood.                                 The new management and staff of
                                                     These awards are given annually       _ the newspaper are being recognized
                                                   in recognition of outstanding contri-   ' as supportive and responsive cham-
                                                   butions within Ihe Westfield business     ber members.
                                                   community or exemplary commit-              James D.Palmerof 1st Nationwide
                                                   ment to service in the communitty-        Bank, the Chamber Vice President
                                                                                             for Retail, will be thanked for hit
                                                   * Sevwal "Faith in Westfield" cer- commitment of time and energy to
                                                   tificates will be presented for unique the successful promotions of the
                                                   contributions to the quality of life in Chanber Intown group.
                                                   Westfield.                                  Mrs. SusanAuerandMrs. Kathleen
                                                      Ralph H.Jones, Ihe Town Historian, Preziosa, the twin sisters who own
                                                 . will be honored for communicating Robert E. Drunner Opticians, will be                         FORCOMMUNITYSERVICE~TneWc                                     Squrf^l^
                                                   the history of the West Fields through applauded forlheirbusiness acumen.                      iwardi dlnmf «• April II for 40 y u n of service to In* town.
                                                   newspaper columns, talks to com-             After apprenticing under Mr.
                                                   munity groups, and leadership in the Brunner for many yean and becom-                        Marcotte, for significant improve-
                                                   Weslfield Historical Society.             ing licensed opticians, they bought •              ments to the 1 IS Elm Street building
                                                      Dr. B. Carol Molnar will be cited the business four yean ago and are                      in which his restaurant is housed and
                                                   for extensive commitment to com- now in the process of buying *nd                            for bringing enthusiastic diners into
                                                   munity organizations.                     improving the building at 100 East                 the central business district.
                                                      She serves on such bodies as the Broad Street.                                              Those who with to meet these
                                                   Westfield Board of Education, the           Other "Faith in Westfield" recipi-               "Fiith in Westfield" recipients at the
                                                   Planning Board, the Beautification ents wilj be: Lord & Taylor for                           annual awards dinner may make
                                                   Committee of the Westfield Area bringing its new facility and increased                      reservations by telephoning the
                                                   Chamber of Commerce and Youth customer traffic to Westfield, and Ken                         chamber at 233-3021.
                                                   and Family Counseling Services.
                                                      The Westfield Volunteer Rescue
                                                   Squad, celebrating its 40th anniver-
                                                   sary, will be praised for the many
                                                   hours of competent and compas-
                                                                                                             Town Animator Wins
            Ralph H. Jones
                                                   sionate service rendered to the whole
                                                   community by its dedicated volun-                       A Top Spot on 'Simpsons'
                                                                                                            By R.R. FASZCZEWSKl                  York City, the aspiring animation
                                                                                                            SMl   •Hinj   Ti WfiUU*              artist returned to art school to com-
                                                                                                          For those Westfielders who shout       plete the course.
                                                                                                       "Cowabonga" at the mention of                In June. 1987 he worked on a
                                                                                                       television character Bart Simpson's      Chiislmascartoon entitled Santa Bear
                                                                                                       name, a town animationexpen might         forMichael Spom Animation in New
                                                                                                       be able to supply a free autograph. •     Yo;k City and in January, 1988 re-
                                                                                                          Robert Anderson, a 1983 graduate      lumed to Broadcast Starts to do sev-
                                                                                                      of Westfield High School, is the As-      eral more McDonald'scommercials.
                                                                                                      sistant Director on the popular Fox          This was followed by work for
                                                                                                      TelevisionThursday night show, "The       several otheranimstion firms in New
                                                                                                      Simpsons."                                York City.
                                                                                                         A combination of a great amount           Then last year, when work in the
                                                                                                      of skill sprinkled with equal amounts     New York City animation industry            JOURNALISTIC EXCELLENCE...MIM Kithlecn L. Gardner, the Special
 NEW RELEASES THIS WEEK:                                                                              of good luck and a tremendous sense       stowed down, Mr. Anderson decided           Promo«iiHuDlrrctor,an<IRvlwrtR.F»£CKW]k.<,lhcMan«glng Editor,display
                                                                                                      of timing helped Mr. Anderson "land"      to lake an automobile trip along the                                                                      WestfleJd Area
                                                                                                                                                                                            a copy of the award Tht WrslfieU Ltadtr will receive from the v
      MARCH 25- 31                                                                                    the position, which enables him to        West Coast.                                 Chamber of Commerct on Wednesday.
                                                                                                      supervise the crew which lays out the         Hoping for the "big break" in Hol-
   PRESUMED INNOCENT                                                                                  weekly animation scripts and lo ad-
                                                                                                      just their drawings and "time them
                                                                                                                                                 lywood, he telephoned Klasky-
                                                                                                                                                 Csupa, Incorporated, the producers
                            Starring Harrison Ford .                                                  out," so they fit within the schedule      of The Simpsons, form a pay tele-
                                                                                                      of the program be fore the episodes        phone booth in Yellowstone Park and
                                                                                                      are shipped to Korea to be transformed     arranged for an interview.
                       WHITE PALACE                                                                   into video film.                              After the interview they gave him
                          Starring Susan Sarandon                                                        After graduating from the high          an animation lesttocompleteathome.
                             and James Spader                                                         school, M r. Anderson took a year off,       In August he mailed the completed
                                                                                                      during which he worked in the town's      lest back to David Silverman, the
                                                                                                      A&P and played Santa Claus at the         Chief Director of Ihe program, and
                        HENRY & JUNE                                                                  Route No. 22 Christmas decorating         Producer, Mrs. Sherry Gunther, hired
                                                                                                      store.                                    him as a character layout artist.
  .          Starring Fred Ward and Uma Thurman                                                          He then enrolled in an animation          A week later she called him back
                                                                                                      course taught by Walt Disney Studios      and offered him ihe Assistant Direc-
                                                                                                      animator Milton Neil at ah art school     tor position.
           RENTAL COUPON BOOKS                                                                        in Dover.
                                                                                                         During his third year in Ihe course,
                                                                                                                                                   The rest, as they say, is history.
                                                                                                                                                   Mr. Anderson probably would like
               ON SALE NOW!                                                                           Mr. Anderson was hired to do tele-
                                                                                                      vision commercials for the
                                                                                                                                                lo aspire to attain the fame and fortune
                                                                                                                                                of Walt Disney, but for the time being
                                                                                                      McDonald'shamburgerchain, which           heplarotoremaii]with7'W5 .
                                                                                                                                                   p       ¥       K       u
           BOOK OF 20 RENTALS FOR $50                                                                 were staged by Broadcast Suits of         which he calls "one of the best pro-
           BOOK OF 45 RENTALS FOR $100                                                                New York City.                            grams on television," and lo one day        EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS...Mrs. Kathleen Preziosa, Ml, and Mrs. Susan
                                                                                                         After the two-month stint in New       direct his own episode.                     Aucr, Ihe uwnert or Robert E. BruniwrOpMciarMorWeslfMd, will receive an
                                                                                                                                                                                            award recognizing thelrbuslmss acumen at Ihe April IOChamb*r of Commerce
 VIDEO VIDEO - 184 Elm Street Westfield - 654-9600                                                                                                                                          award dinner.
                                                                                                       Expanding Betting to Include Sports                                                   scription medicine. While it has Ihe      thai, it is clean is to take steps to
                                                                                                                                                                                             result of making New Jersey more          promote New jersey's gaming in-
                                                                                                       Would Greatly Aid Seniors' Programs                                                   livable for people on fixed or limited    dustry.

   IF YOU THINK                                                                                                       By STATE SENATOR C. LOUIS BASSANO
                                                                                                                                                                                             incomes, it also saves the health care
                                                                                                                                                                                             system money in the long run. Senior'
                                                                                                                                                                                           • citizens who might otherwise be in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          One way of reviving interest in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       casino industry would be to legalize
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       sports belting. The Legislature over-
YOU CAN'T AFFORD IT,                                                                                     It'is not surprising that the Casino
                                                                                                      Revenue Fund is dwindling. New
                                                                                                      Jersey is mired inarecession, and the
                                                                                                                                                turbing enough, it is even more
                                                                                                                                                worrisome in view of the state's de-
                                                                                                                                                pendence on gambling for revenues.
                                                                                                                                                                                             stitutionalized because they can't
                                                                                                                                                                                             afford the prescription drugsthey need
                                                                                                                                                                                             are better able lo take care of them-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       looked legalized sports wagering
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       when casino gambling was approved

    COME GET IT                                                                                       casino industry is stagnant. It may
                                                                                                      also be true that working people be-
                                                                                                      lieve they're taking a big enough
                                                                                                                                                   One important program that is
                                                                                                                                                funded by the Casino Fund is Phar-
                                                                                                                                                maceutical Assistance for the Aged
                                                                                                                                                                                             selves because of the drug program.
                                                                                                                                                                                               It is because of this drug assistance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       more than a decade ago. Now, with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Ihe state in economic disarray, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Legislature should debate the ques-
  ON THE HOUSE.                                                                                       gamble by living in the same state as
                                                                                                      Governor James J. Florio. And, while
                                                                                                      troubles of a key industry are dis-
                                                                                                                                                and Disabled. Through the program,
                                                                                                                                                senior and disabled citizens can de-
                                                                                                                                                fray the high cost of needed pre-
                                                                                                                                                                                            and other programs for the elderly
                                                                                                                                                                                            and disabled are so important that we •
                                                                                                                                                                                            need to make the Casino Fund
                                                                                                                                                                                            stronger. The only way to accomplish
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       tion of whether to make sports betting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          While legalized sports betting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       rrnghl nol be a panacea for New
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Jersey's fiscal problems, it is hard to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       deny its powerful appeal in view of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the facls: Half of America's adult
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       population bet oh the recent Super
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bowl. The pool of bets exceeded $3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       billion, only about 1 per cent of which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       were placed legally:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          In Nevada, where sports gambling
                                                                                                               LEAR]                                                                                                                   is legal, bookmakers raked in more
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       than $3.5 million ofHhe estimated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       $40 million wagered on the game. If

                                                                                                               EXPERIENCE                                         :at:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       it is clear that Americans like lo bet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       on sporls contests — and New
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Jerseyans are no exceptions—Ihenit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       is even clearer that New Jersey is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       missing its chance to energize its
                                                                                                                  THE         W A R D L A W- H A R T R I D G                                E        S C H O O L                       casino industry and boost state rev-
                                                                                  H JT                        Mid-afternoon, when most school classes                       In the Upper School, all students develop
                                                                                                              end, is just the beginning ol new learning ex-             their minds and bodies through participation                      I have been promoting legalized
                                                                                                              periences at the Wardlaw-HartrldgB School.                 in a broad rangeof sports and extra curricuiar                sporisbelting at New Jersey's casino
                                                                                                                After classes that provide the si'ong and                programs — football, soccer, field hockey,                    •tnd rucelrucks for years, and 1 have
                                                                                                              broad Intellectual and artistic background                 tennis, basketball, swimming, softball, base-                 introduced legislation thut would al-
VARIABLE AND FIXED RATE HOME EQUITY LOANS                                                                     that readies young people lor college and a                ball, volleyball, chorus, band, drama, and a                  low voters lo decide (he issue lit the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       polls. And, while my legislation
The appraised value of your New Jersey home and your ability to                                               productive life, most Wardlaw-Hartrldge stu-               variety of clubs.                                             would put money towards property
repay could be all It takes to assure that you never have to apply for                                        dents head for any one of a host of after                                                                                lux relief for,seniors. I urn more than
                                                                                                              school enrichments.                                          This stimulating learning envlronmentsuc-
a loan again...with Rainbow Reserve Home Equity Credit. Or, If                                                                                                                                                                         htippytocon.fklerits wider potcntiiil,
you prefer a fixed rate loan, check below and choose the combina-                                                                                                        ceeds In building strong students. We are
                                                                                                                                                                         proud that 88% of our students are admitted                   including the upplictilion of sports
tion that suits you best, In any event, If you'd like to get out from                                            In the Lower School, they attend our After                                                                            belling revenues to the senior citizen
under, any one of these plans will help keep you on top of your                                                School Program which offers a structured                  to their first choice college.                                drug assistance program iintl other
financial affairs.                                                                                             stud/ hour. Afterwards, students explore their              Come join us at our next Open House and                     programs.
                                                                                                               creativity In a wide variety of arts and crafts           learn how your child can be a part ol the                       *
          5 YKAR 1'IXKI) RATIO             9.50%                                                               and outdoor activities. Mere, the after school            total learning experience of The Wardlaw-                         The immediate fisuil ndviinliigcs
         10YKAR KIXK1) RATIO               10.00%                                                              hours are filled with fun and learning.                   Hartrldge School.                                             aside, Icgnlizcd sporls belting would
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       likuly briiuthc life inlo Atlantic City
         15 YIOAR I'lXIOl) RATIO           10.50%                                                                                                                                                                                      CIIMIHIS, which have xputtcrcd In the
            Phone Consumer Loans at 201-967-1900                                                                               • OPEN HOUSE AI THE UPPER SCHOOL •                                                                      lust two ycnr.s,iiiKl the Ntftlo'itfJHgging
             for more Information and an application.                                                                                                                                                                                  liofKc racing industry. Addltionully,
                                                                                                                           FOR GRADES 8-12 — THURSDAY, APRIL 4 AT 9:00AM                                                               mob-run bookiniiking opcritliutiN
      (HiHcsonKainlxjwKrsrivclliHiipl i|iin/CrMWiKCt;iliiiliilP(lat 2 percentage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       would bcHintmlicd, juHt IIH llie lottery
  |KI»IIS>IIXJV<! tlH'titiiiii-'Mlra'. M'lHHlr'tiintlK.' W,ill Street On fixed Mtc
 home equity kmm. .in i>|i|jl« .MKWI Fre nf 'j I )'.> .i|>|>h(."i ,n vwll , » a Ming fee.
                                                                                                                           • LOWER SCHOOL ENTRANCE TESTING •                                                                           clcciiuiilcd the Illegal uumbcm racket.
  I                k N           hmeyiiiiiix'rtir'i. I f.iirnlyiiiiKs. owner occupied only)                                FOR GRADES 1-7 — SATURDAY, APRIL 13 AT 8:30AM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     more Importunity, how-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ever, MilmtlegalNpurtH belling would
                                                                                                                            Upper School • 1295 Inman Avenue • Edison, NJ 08820 • (201) 754-1882                                       remove from iho liuokN an uiiiiilr mid
Hudson City Savings Bank                                                                                                  Lower School • 1040 Plalniiald Avenuo • Plalnflald, NJ 07060 • (201) 756-0035                                iiiiciifureciiblcliiwiiiidgivoihuiwiindN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of New Jcrneymis llio chance to do
              Mew     J r r . r y •> l,HJ'/"i                                                                                                                                                                                          wlmt ilioy liko openly mid honestly.

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