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Prep eyes 3rd straight state title

Under new head coach Abdoulaye Thiam, St. Peter's Prep fencing will take aim for a third straight state tournament title as it begins its season tomorrow at ...

High Point panel to enable advanced student research  New Jersey Herald

WANTAGE -- High Point Regional High School has received federal approval to create an in-house panel to oversee noninvasive studies involving human ...

The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Morris Hills puts end to Montville win streak  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – When a senior loses a starting position to an underclassman, he usually heads out the door, never to return.

(VIDEO) Morris Hills fetes The Class of 2018 | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – The Class of 2018 crossed Gifford Field as a group for the last time on Friday, June 22.

Morris Hills falls in first round of football playoffs  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – The Morris Hills High School football team won six games and finished second in the North Jersey Super Football Conference Patriot Blue ...

Hills', Knolls' top two look forward, backward | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY— As the school year comes to a close, four students have the honor of representing Morris Knolls and Morris Hills as valedictorian and salutatorian ...

Offensive line crucial for Scarlet Knights | The Citizen Sports  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY — Morris Hills has the makings of a good offensive backfield. How good? Well, it all hinges on how the offensive line pans out.

Honored Volunteers | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

Three Morris Hills High School juniors have been honored for their exemplary volunteer *service* with a 2018 President's Volunteer *Service* Award. They are ...

From Rockaway, to Newark, with love | Di Ionno

The van pulls up in the circular driveway outside the Hilton in Newark, across from Penn Station, like it does every evening. Jenny Schumm DePaul is on time, ...

Things to do in Morris County this weekend  Daily Record

Fun and entertaining events in Morris County for the weekend of Oct. 11-14, 2018.

Volunteers needed for annual Potbelly’s Riverside Café's Rockaway River cleanup  Daily Record

Potbelly's Riverside Cafe will host a Rockaway River fall cleanup on Oct. 13. Coffee and lunch provided.

Morris Township woman among veterans honored by Morris freeholders  Morristown Green

The Morris County Freeholders on Wednesday evening presented Morris County Distinguished Military *Service* Medals to seven veterans from across the ...

Columbia HS Fencing Teams Again Vie for State Championships  The Village Green

The Columbia High School fencing teams are competing in the NJ State Championships on Wednesday. The boys are going for bronze against Morris Hills HS ...

Carcich records 1,000th assist in Jefferson's win | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Sports  The Advertiser News South

OAK RIDGE — Jefferson Township High School (pink) defeated Morris Hills High School (Rockaway, New Jersey) in girls varsity volleyball on Friday, Oct. 26.

Morris Hills girls soccer never quit despite odds

The Morris Hills High School girls soccer program didn't win a lot of games during the season, but they never gave up trying to compete.

Senior Spotlight: Bryce Belser determined to lead Prep fencing to 3rd title

With Ivy League college aspirations on the horizon, St. Peter's Prep senior fencer and captain Bryce Belser is gearing up and focusing on leading the Jersey ...

(VIDEO) Special athletes train to 'Lift It Up' in Rockaway Borough  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY -The weight room at Morris Hills High School is a busy place this month.

Top 221 NJ Schools That Send Students To Elite Universities  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 221 NJ Schools That Send Students To Elite - Point Pleasant, NJ - A new website ranks high schools based on how many students they send to Harvard, ...

Morris Hills field hockey eager for fresh start

Summer is almost over, and for programs all across the high school sports universe that means it's time to focus squarely upon the fall season.

Great things could be ahead for Morris Hills baseball  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – With virtually his entire team back from last year's 13-13 season, Morris Hills High School baseball coach Bert Giovine has the luxury of feeling ...

Joseph Beliveau, 79 | Obituaries  The Laconia Daily Sun

JEFFERSON — Joseph E. Beliveau passed suddenly on June 28, 2018, with his loving wife and best friend Judith by his side.

Events Calendar for Denville, Rockaway and nearby  Daily Record

Check out these upcoming plays, meetings, yard sales, soccer games, book signings, health events and more in the Denville-Rockaway area.

Morris Hills dominates Patriot Division all-star team  New Jersey Hills

The Morris Hills High School football team, which finished second in the North Jersey Super Football Conference's Patriot Red Division, placed a total of six ...

Ninche 3 TDs leads Montville to 4th in row  New Jersey Hills

The following is a roundup of high school football teams in the circulation area of The Citizen.

(VIDEO) Special athletes 'Lift It Up' in Rockaway  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – The annual ”Lift It Up” weightlifting competition took place in the weight room of Morris Hills High School with athletes, volunteers and spectators ...

Senior-laden squad, new coach seek turnaround at Morris Hills  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – With a brand new head coach and a *fresh* perspective, the Morris Hills High School softball team is aiming to make a complete 180 from where it ...

Sussex County Lost, Oct. 7: Hudak to speak on the Ladies of Trenton  New Jersey Herald

The Sussex County Historical Society is sponsoring a lecture about the history of the society known as the Ladies of Trenton. Catherine Hudak will present the ...

High school thespians present ...

CHATHAM/MADISON/ROCKAWAY -- The high school fall play season is in full swing, as evidenced by the number of play choices available to theatergoers this ...

Police officers hired, promoted in Denville Township | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

DENVILLE TWP. – Police Chief Chris Wagner promoted several police officers when the Township Council met on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

New Jersey teen accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools  ABC News

A New Jersey teen has been granted admission to the most prestigious colleges in the United States. Ifeoma White-Thorpe, 17, a senior at Morris Hills High ...

Montville High School Marching Band Hosts Competition, Performs

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School Field Corps hosted its 12th annual Mustang classic competition on Oct. 1, when 17 bands took to the ...

Morris Hills High teacher named 'Nobel Educator of Distinction'  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY -- Teacher Joseph Ellis of Morris Hills High School has been selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction by The National Society of High ...

Boonton rolls, Mountain Lakes, Morris Hills go to 3-0  New Jersey Hills

The Boonton High School football coaching staff knew that sophomore running back Cory Dempster was capable of big things someday.

Lockdown at Morris Hills over almost before it began

The lockdown only lasted about 5 to 10 minutes mid-day, superintendent said. The threat that prompted it didn't target any individuals — "it was more of a veiled ...

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse In New 2018 Report  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Point Pleasant, NJ - Each year, the list of NJ communities — large, small, urban and suburban — with the most ...

White-Thorpe to attend Harvard in the fall  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY - After carefully considering her next move, Morris Hills High School senior Ifeoma White-Thorpe has made a decision on which college she will ...

Macones, Pondiscio, Boucher strike gold at NJAC  New Jersey Herald

ROCKAWAY -- For track and field athletes, a gold medal ultimately symbolizes a first-place finish in an event. On Tuesday, Sparta's Gianna Macones and ...

Winners of 2017-18 Scholastic Fire Safety Poster Contest - South Jersey, News, Weather, Sports, Entertainment, NJ  SNJTODAY

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs' (DCA) Division of Fire Safety and the New Jersey Fire Prevention and Protection Association (NJFPPA) ...

Denville school shooter drill goes beyond lockdown  Daily Record

Police and educators were at Valleyview Middle School Tuesday for a security training program.

2017 NJAC Championships large-school Day 1 results  New Jersey Herald

NJAC Championships Day 1 results (large-school) Boys Team results: 1. Morristown (Mor) 29, 2. Sparta (S) 26, 3. Roxbury (Rox) 24, T-4. Delbarton (D) and ...

Morris Catholic HS alerts parents to multi-school fight rumors  Daily Record

DENVILLE — Morris Catholic High School parents were warned to keep their children away from two Sussex County locations based on rumors of a potential ...

Boonton, Morris Hills, Morris Knolls earn playoff berths | Bold 48  New Jersey Hills

Boonton, Morris Knolls and Morris Hills landed spots in the New Jersey State Interscholastic high school football playoffs which begin this weekend.

Weight-lifting competition held at Morris Hills | Bold 54  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY — Thirteen special athletes along with more than 30 relatives, friends and spectators gathered within the weight room of Morris Hills High School ...

Inside the high-pressure world of N.J.'s hardest-to-get-into high schools

This story is part of "N.J.'s hardest-to-get-into high schools," an NJ Advance Media special report on the rise of specialized public high schools for top students ...

Sparta Fourth Grade Boys PAL Basketball Undefeated Seasons Earns Championship

ROCKAWAY, NJ – The fourth grade Sparta PAL Youth Basketball team took home the top prize in the Lakeland Midget Basketball League championships.

Rockaway man in custody after reportedly firing shots Friday night, police say  Hunterdon County Democrat

Man was reportedly transported to a local hospital, police say.

Long wait over for Morris County gymnasts  Daily Record

Follow @dailyrecordspts for updates throughout National Signing Day.

N.J. school district apologizes after offering gift card lottery, extra credit as PARCC incentives

A New Jersey School District has canceled an incentive program that would have rewarded students with bonus points next school year and a lottery of ...

Congratulations to Parsippany's Nicole Narvaez on Being Named MPAC December Music Students of the Month

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Mayo Performing Arts Center named eleven area students as December Music Students of the Month.

Lots of high school reunions planned around New Jersey  Warren Reporter

All across the Garden State, school reunions are being planned for 2010. These are among them: Arthur L. Johnson Regional High School of Clark Class of ...

Watchung Hills Among Best N.J. Public High Schools For 2017

Watchung Hills Among Best NJ Public High Schools - Warren, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School made the list of among the best New Jersey public ...

News briefs from around Morris County

MORRISTOWN. The town council is scheduled to meet on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the municipal building at 200 South St. Among the items on the agenda are ...

Morristown doctor's book details plane crash, life as a medical student  Daily Record

Surviving a small plane crash against insurmountable odds brought into focus just how precious life is for Dr. Carl Giordano. On Aug. 16, 2015, Giordano was ...

247 Top New Jersey High Schools In 2017-18

247 Top New Jersey High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Where are New Jersey's best high schools? A new ranking reveals.

Drew's Teaching Program Has a New Director | Drew Today  Drew Today

July 2017 – Teacher education at Drew University's Caspersen School of Graduate Studies will expand in scope and size under its new leader, Professor ...

Orchestral students from Morristown, East Hanover among month's top music students  New Jersey Hills

MORRISTOWN – Students from Morristown, East Hanover, Randolph, Kinnelon, Madison and Chatham were honored as Mayo Performing Arts Center's Music ...

New Rankings Of Best N.J. Public High Schools Released For 2017

New Rankings Of Best N.J. Public High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - With concerns that the Trump administration may not be kind to public high schools, ...

Morris County School News and Notes  Daily Record

Laura Belovs, a senior at Morris Hills High School, was presented with the Ruth Award by Patricia Colbert, a member of the Board of the Women's Association ...

Good Showing for Sparta Girls Track and Field at Morris Hills Relays

ROCKAWAY, NJ - The Sparta Girls' Track and Field team performed well at Morris Hills High School on Saturday. The Girls Shuttle Hurdle relay Emily Kosker, ...

Rockaway man nabbed on heroin charges | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY - Wilder A. Guardia, 20, of Rockaway was arrested by Officer David Flynn for possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and ...

Going long for the coach at Morris Knolls  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – Time may have stooped and softened their bodies, but spirits soared when members of Morris Knolls High School's 1965 Golden Eagles varsity ...

Police Blotter: Teen protects mom in Jefferson; DWI crash at Morris Hills High School

News from police departments around Morris County.

Morris Knolls High staff, students fete 50 years | Bold 48  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY -- Residents may have seen eagles soaring over Morris Knolls High School.

18-year-old student held knife to friend's throat, demanded his mother's Percocet, cops say  Hunterdon County Democrat

Jacob Ferrone is facing robbery and weapons charges following incident, cops say.

Effort fuels resurgence for Morris Catholic football team  New Jersey Hills

DENVILLE – The Morris Catholic High School football team dropped its first three games. The Crusaders could have been beaten down, but they chose to stick it ...

Finch's Aces softball travel team sees continued success  New Jersey Hills

The Finch's Aces softball travel team continues to be one of the local premier tickets to the next level.

Columbia High School Fencing Teams Vie for Dual State Championships  The Village Green

This is a very exciting week for the Columbia High School Girls' and Boys' Fencing Teams, as both will be vying for the title of best fencing team in the state — at ...

Wallkill Valley falls in girls basketball | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Sports  The Advertiser News South

Wallkill Valley's Caitlyn Mizeski dribbles the ball while covered by Morris Hills Frankie Perna. Mizeski scored four points. Morris Hills High School (Rockaway, ...

Morristown Named Among Best Public High Schools In N.J.

Morristown, NJ - New 2016 list: collected test results, graduation rates, surveys and more to determine the best schools in N.J. and in the U.S.A..

International fistball fever gets showcase in Roxbury  Daily Record

The first International Fistball Association World Championship tournament to be held in the U.S. concludes Sunday in Roxbury.

Morris Knolls Student Spotlight: Leah Hammer

DENVILLE, NJ-- This weeks' student spotlight goes to Leah Hammer, Class of 2015. Leah Hammer, a recent graduate of Morris Knolls High School, could be ...

Ridge fencers finish strong at states | Bernardsville News Sports  New Jersey Hills

BERNARDS TWP. – The Ridge High School girls fencing team faced cross-town rival Bernards High School in the bronze medal match at the state ...

Semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships announced  Daily Record

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. has announced the names of approximately 16000 semifinalists.

100 High Schools With Best Teachers In NJ: Central Ranks In Top 25

Long Valley, NJ - The national list ranks 5886 public high schools based on teaching statistics and about 920000 ratings from 240000 students and parents.

Colliers leases 19,000 square feet in Florham Park Corporate Center  Daily Record

FLORHAM PARK – A series of long-term lease commitments reflects Florham Park Corporate Center's heightened profile as a value play for regional tenants.

Pondiscio wins twice, Webber makes triumphant return, DeBlieck, Hood, Clay star

Andrew Pondiscio of Sparta was a double winner, Ricky Webber of Morristown made a triumphant return, and Dan DeBlieck, Brandon Hood, and Eric Clay all ...

Rockaway general promotes Rockaway general

Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, a Rockaway Twp. native and chief of staff of the Army, presided over a promotion ceremony Friday for a fellow Morris County native.

Track & field, cross country announce 2016 early signing class

Lipscomb Director of Cross Country and Track and Field Bill Taylor and his staff have announced the addition of 13 athletes to the Bisons 2016 recruiting class.

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School - Barnegat-Manahawkin, NJ - The annual "School Performance Reports" are out. Patch has a list of schools ...

Ruse on the Loose: Rockway teen wins acting honor at state competition  Daily Record

William Taitel is ready for his close up. Playing Tom Joad in a scene from The Grapes of Wrath, Taitel was chosen as the Best Actor in a Scene winner at the ...

More New Jersey high school reunions set for 2010  Morristown Green -

Cranford H.S. Class of 1978Old friends from Cranford High School's Class of 1978 gathered for their 30-year reunion in 2008. These are among the New Jersey ...

Denville psychologist writes about love and Jack the Ripper  Daily Record

For his recently released second book, Mark Vogel decided to write about a subject he's grown very close to; Jack the Ripper. “As a clinical psychologist, years ...

Woman saved from overdose in Morris Plains QuickChek  Daily Record

MORRIS PLAINS - Quick action by a QuickChek manager, Morris Plains police and a Morris County assistant prosecutor saved a 35-year-old woman who was ...

Frankford teachers training for trouble  New Jersey Herald

FRANKFORD — Rhys Marten was dressed from head to toe in an all-black, high-gear protective suit and carried a blue rifle. He approached a classroom in ...

Alumni to gather for New Jersey school reunions  The Star-Ledger -

Dozens of schools and camps throughout New Jersey are planning reunions this fall to bring old friends and classmates back together. Among the upcoming ...

New Data Shows 30 New Jersey Towns With Most Heroin Abuse

30 New Jersey Towns With Most Heroin Abuse - Brick, NJ - These towns — large and small, urban and suburban — have the most reported heroin abuse cases ...

Falcons nip PJ Lions in come-from-behind victory  The Advertiser News South

SPARTA — Jefferson Township High School defeated Pope John XXIII Regional High School in varsity baseball on Friday, April 7, 2017. The final score was 7-5 ...

ROCKAWAY POLICE: Three charged in Rockaway burglaries | The Citizen News  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY _ Thomas E. Berry, 23, of Boonton was charged on Tuesday, June 25 with eight counts each of burglary and theft to vehicles after a rash of vehicle ...

Crossroads basketball camp comes to area | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Sports  The Advertiser News South

LAFAYETTE — The Crossroads Basketball Camp conducted training drills for elementary school age boys on Monday, July 13, at Lafayette Township School.

Morris County Police Blotter

Police blotter items include shoplifting at Sam's Club in Mount Olive and a Morris Hills student arrest on pot charge.

Football Saturday results: St. Joseph stuns Bergen Catholic in OT; Seton Hall Prep, Delbarton, Pope John, St. Joseph (Met.), Neptune, Bound Brook also among winners  The Star-Ledger -

St. Joseph (Montvale) knocks off state's No.1 on missed PAT; check out photos and video highlights from games around the state.

Randolph pastry chef always loved making desserts  Daily Record

Gina Velocci always knew what she wanted to do with her life.

George Wein and James Moody Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPAC  New Jersey Stage

(NEWARK, NJ) -- George Wein and James Moody, both legendary pioneers of jazz, are the inspirations for a pair of performance-driven programs created at the ...

Mountain Lakes Rowing Club's men's varsity takes first place  New Jersey Hills

MOUNTAIN LAKES - The Mountain Lakes Rowing Club took home the coveted “Head of the Fish” trophy at this past weekend's Head of the Fish Regatta in ...

White Meadow Fire Company in Rockaway holds fundraiser  Daily Record

ROCKAWAY TWP. – White Meadow Fire Company No. 5 held their most successful fundraiser to date on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the White Meadow Lake Clubhouse ...

30 Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse; Howell Is 23rd

Howell, NJ - These are the communities - both large and small, urban and suburban - with the most reported heroin and opiate abuse cases in New Jersey.

Memorial Day events in Morris County  The Star-Ledger -

Len Melisurgo/ The Star-LedgerColorful Memorial Day ceremonies like this one, from May 2008 in Morris Plains, are planned throughout the region this ...

Champion wrestler brings his school to Flanders | Mount Olive Chronicle News  New Jersey Hills

MOUNT OLIVE TWP. – The English poet William Ernest Henley wrote about his “unconquerable soul” in his poem “Invictus,” Latin for “unconquered.”

Police Blotter: Cannabis extract in Denville; skateboarding on Route 46 in Hackettstown

News from police departments in and around Morris County.

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