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Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference boys tennis honors  Daily Record

First team: Matthew Wu, Whippany Park sr.; Michal Magiera, Pequannock fr.; Joe Weinbaum, Hanover Park sr.; Drew Bayait/Nitish Kasaria, Hanover Park; Brian ...

Diversity bringing Morris Hills (Rockaway, N.J.) tennis team together  USA TODAY High School Sports

ROCKAWAY – After tennis practice, there might not be as many cars in the Morris Hills High School parking lot as usual. There definitely won't be the usual array ...

MHRD Bd. of Ed. Recognizes Outstanding Student Achievements

DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Hills Regional District Board of Education recognized on Monday, Feb. 25, the following students from Morris Knolls High School, ...

Knolls, Hills Students Honored for Musical Accomplishments

DENVILLE, NJ – Band and chorus members of Morris Knolls High School and Morris Hills High School received special recognition on Monday, March 18, for ...

Where did your high school rank in New Jersey?  Daily Record

U.S. News and World Report released its annual ranking of high schools.

See if your school made the list of the top high schools in New Jersey

Bergen County had a strong showing in the annual ranking of high schools released by U.S. News and World Report.

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

The 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals Who Earned $150K Or More  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Salaries Of 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals - Point Pleasant, NJ - These 939 top-paid NJ school superintendents and principals earned $150K, even if their ...

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 ...

Boys fencing: St. Peter's 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 ...

Morris Hills High School graduation 2016 (PHOTOS)

Check out our photo gallery of the high school's graduating seniors.

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.

(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 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.

Denville Joins Newton Strong Whiteout to Remember Lexi Faye

NEWTON, NJ – Denville Township joins a growing list of students, businesses and organizations in three counties that will participate in Newton Strong Day on ...

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 ...

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.

Hills, Knolls to battle for bragging rights  Daily Record

Devin Caruso still remembers the atmosphere at Morris Hills High School for the annual football game against sister school Morris Knolls when he was a ...

Morris County school closings, delayed openings (Thursday, January 4, 2018)

Several Morris County schools have announced they'll be closed on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018 due to the snowstorm expected to sweep through the Garden State.

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, ...

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 ...

Winners Announced from the 2019 Morris County Manual Contest

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 2019 Morris County Manual Contest was held on Wednesday, January 30th. The winning photos for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place covers ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Gold Medal: Ridge Girls Fencing Team Wins 2019 State Championship

ROCKAWAY, NJ -- The Ridge High School girls fencing team made history by winning its first state championship with a 16-11 victory over Montclair in the ...

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 ...

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 ...

Newton Strong; Whiteout to Remember Lexi

NEWTON, NJ – The loss of Newton High School's Lexi Faye will undoubtedly have a lasting impact on the community. May 23 will be Newton Strong Day.

After Championship, Time To Turn The Page at Morris Hills  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY – Morris Hills' shiny new sectional football championship trophy is proudly on display. The hoopla and celebrations are over.

Inside the high-pressure world of NJ'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 ...

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.

Long wait over for Morris County gymnasts  Daily Record

Follow @dailyrecordspts for updates throughout National Signing Day.

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 ...

These 50 public high schools are the best for athletes in New Jersey, report says released its latest best school rankings; click here to see where your school checks in.

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

Photo by Anthony Spaulding/New Jersey Herald - Pope John senior Anna Campbell, second from left, battles for position in the 1,600-meter run at the NJAC ...

NJ 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 ...

Denville school shooter drill goes beyond lockdown  Daily Record

DENVILLE – Rockaway Officer Scott Haigh ripped off his belt and wrapped it around the doorknob on the inside of room B23 at Valleyview Middle School as ...

These 50 public high schools are the best for sports in New Jersey, says report

Schools from across New Jersey, including Passaic, Bergen, Ocean and Essex counties, top the list and are among the top rated districts in the U.S..

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 ...

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, ...

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, ...

Family escapes fire in White Meadow Lake home  Daily Record

A family that has lived at 121 White Meadow Road for the past 15 years escaped an early morning blaze Monday by running out through their basement.

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 ...

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

ROCKAWAY BOROUGH — An 18-year-old Morris Hills student is facing robbery and weapons charges after he allegedly walked into a friend's home in January ...

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 ...

Mountain Lakes, Rockaway Township Eagle Scouts honored by freeholders  New Jersey Hills

The Morris County Board of Freeholders honored six Eagle Scouts representing troops from Morris Township, Parsippany, Mountain Lakes, Rockaway ...

Morris County school news and notes  Daily Record

News and notes about things happening in Morris County schools.

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.

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

Photo by Anthony Spaulding/New Jersey Herald ÑÊSparta junior Gianna Macones, right, races toward the finish line in the 100-meter dash final of the NJAC ...

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..

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.

Lots of high school reunions planned around New Jersey  Warren Reporter

Cranford H.S. Class of 1978 Old friends from Cranford High School's Class of 1978 gathered for their 30-year reunion in 2008. All across the Garden State, ...

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

DENVILLE. • At 1:48 a.m. on Saturday, police saw a motor vehicle being operated erratically on Route 46 so it was stopped and the driver, Steven Star, 52, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

Denville Teen Wins National Essay Contest

DENVILLE, NJ-- Ifeoma White-Thorpe is just your every day teen. She goes to school at Morris Hills High School, runs on the track team, and focuses on her ...

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 ...

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 ...

Morristown High School Graduate Receives Accolades from Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Just weeks before the start of his freshman year at Montclair State University, Trevor Stephney, experienced a series of firsts:

New Jersey's Shot-Putter Extraordinaire  Wall Street Journal

Morristown High's Nick Vena has turned the local record books into his own personal scrapbook, throwing the shot put more than 70 feet a stunning 81 times.

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 ...

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.

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.

Running column: Stirrat back in New Jersey  Daily Record

Read the Daily Record running column by Madeline Bost to learn what is taking place in the Morris County bowling world.

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

Cranford-HS-1978-Reunion-2008b.JPG Cranford H.S. Class of 1978Old friends from Cranford High School's Class of 1978 gathered for their 30-year reunion in ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Troop 160 of Rockaway welcomes three new Eagle Scouts

Boy Scouts Alex Nestor, Gene Prisco and Elijah Whelchel of Troop 160 have received their Eagle Awards, the Boy Scouts' highest honor.

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 ...

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 ...

Wharton native brings silly leprechaun to life  Daily Record

Because his wife was born on St. Patrick's Day, Michael Lukach loved playing pranks on her and blaming them on a mischievous leprechaun named Louie.

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 ...

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 ...

Morristown's O'Neill, Haberman and Ballestero Selected to 2017 Garden State Underclass Games

FLEMINGTON, NJ - Brennan O'Neill, David Haberman and Tate Ballestero have been selected to play in the Fifth Annual Garden State Underclass Games, ...

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 ...

Three Scouts earn Eagle status in Rockaway Township  New Jersey Hills

ROCKAWAY TWP. -- Boy Scout Troop 160 of White Meadow Lake held an Eagle Scout Court of Honor on Dec. 1 to formally bestow the rank of Eagle Scout, the.

19-year-old charged in Jefferson woman's murder  The Star-Ledger -

Demetrius M. Diaz-Bridges The 19-year-old son of a convicted murderer is now facing a murder charge himself, accused of beating a Jefferson Township mother ...

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

DENVILLE. • At 2 a.m. on Friday, Alexandro Villanueva, 30, of Dover, was involved in an accident on Route 10 and police learned that he was wanted in Dover ...

Ocean Citys Luke Hogan Honored as Scholar-Athlete

Ocean City High School senior Luke Hogan was honored by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) at the organization's 18th annual ...

Twelve area students honored in Morristown as April Music Students of the Month  Independent Press

Morristown- Students from schools based in Morristown, Florham Park, Madison, Rockaway, Budd Lake, Chatham, Mendham, Randolph, Kinnelon, and ...

Madison man loves heading back to Brooklyn

James O'Kane never tires of taking a trip back to the Brooklyn neighborhood where he grew up. A professor for 40 years at Drew University where he taught ...

Ruse on the Loose: Morristown woman finds fellowship in triathlons

Wanting to get back into athletic shape after having four children in six years, Kristen Dvorscak decided to tackle a triathlon, a milestone on her bucket list.

Frankford teachers training for trouble  New Jersey Herald

Photo by Marie Dirle/New Jersey Herald Tara Macglashan, left, seventh-grade teacher at Frankford Township School, practices her kicks as part of a Krav Maga ...

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