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November 10, 2018 by Doug Graham (Register to contact)

Doug Graham (class of 1972) was elected to the Elkhart County Indiana Council on November 6,2018.

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Swastikas, racial slurs found on bathroom wall at Pascack Hills High School

MONTVALE — Anti-Semitic symbols and racial slurs were found scrawled on a bathroom wall in Pascack Hills High School, the fourth such reported case of ...

Juveniles responsible for swastikas in Haworth are given punishment

The Haworth police chief said two in a group of five were responsible for drawing swastikas in a residential area in October.

Exploring Ways to Say So Long to Traditional Letter Grades  Education Week

Some teachers are ditching grades or using standards-based grades and "no zero" grading policies to keep students more focused on learning and less intent ...

Montvale police officer saves student from choking

Roger Caron, a Class III officer at Pascack Hills, performed the Heimlich maneuver on the 17-year-old, saving her life.

Pascack Hills softball enjoys true home-field advantage for first time

Cowgirls open North Jersey's newest softball field with a 15-1 win over Fort Lee.

Jewish teacher sues St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale alleging discrimination

Officials at a Catholic high school in Montvale tolerated anti-Semitic behavior and graffiti, including a swastika etched into a chalkboard, directed at a Jewish ...

Pascack Valley adds after-school armed officers

Pascack Valley Regional has extended the hours armed guards will patrol schools to keep students safe during after school activities.

New Jersey police officer saves student from choking at school  WABC-TV

A quick-thinking police officer came to the rescue of a girl at a New Jersey high school.

High school student 'choking, turning blue' saved by cop

Montvale Police Officer Roger Caron is credited with saving the life of a 17-year-old student at Pascack Valley Regional High School.

Debate continues about funding Pascack Valley Regional school resource officer

HILLSDALE — The mayor wants Pascack Valley Regional High School to cover more of the tab for the school resource officer's salary, but the superintendent ...

Editorial: Hate-filled graffiti has no place in our high schools

Anti-Semitic and racist graffiti scrawled on the walls and stalls of high school bathrooms in North Jersey is nothing to joke about, nor should it be taken as ...

Swastika found carved into girls' bathroom stall in latest racist incident in N.J. schools

Police are investigating after a swastika and Star of David were found carved into a stall in the girls' bathroom at Ridgewood High School, officials said Tuesday.

North Jersey

Senior students, from left, Maxx Wexler, Alexa Belnick, Rebecca Volkov and Amy Depol listen to a speaker on March 14 after students of Pascack Hills High ...

North Jersey Softball: A New Start at Pascack Hills and old poll problems

Pascack Hills opens new field to rave reviews. What to make of the Softball Top 25?

Hillsdale, River Vale will fight to keep Woodcliff Lake in regional district

Hillsdale and River Vale will fight a state appellate court ruling that Woodcliff Lake can ask voters if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley ...

Woodcliff Lake gets go-ahead for Pascack Valley withdrawal vote

WOODCLIFF LAKE — Voters could decide as early as March if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley Regional High School District, after the ...

PHOTOS: Park Ridge baseball edges Pascack Hills

Justin Kuron went 1-for-4 with two RBI for Park Ridge in its 4-3 victory over Pascack Hills in Park Ridge. Luke Lagnese went 2-for-3 with one run scored, and ...

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.

Pascack Valley teens to survivors of Florida school shooting: Stay strong

As Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students prepare to return to school after last week's shooting, local teens offer support and encouragement.

New Jersey school walkouts: Full Coverage

North Jersey students poured out of classrooms Wednesday morning, filling football fields, parking lots and lawns where they bowed heads, waved signs and ...

Baseball: Raritan has a lot to be proud of despite loss in state final  Asbury Park Press

Baseball: Raritan had a season it will remember for a long time despite loss in state final.

Fall referendum on Woodcliff Lake's Pascack Valley withdrawal likely

WOODCLIFF LAKE — A planned special election to determine whether the borough can withdraw from Pascack Valley Regional High School District will have ...

15-Year-Old New Jersey Boy Collapses During H.S. Track Practice  CBS Local

MONTVALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) –– There was a big scare on a New Jersey high school track Wednesday after a student collapsed during practice. As CBS 2's ...

Appeals court: Woodcliff Lake can pursue vote on Pascack Valley withdrawal

NEWARK — A state appellate court panel ruled this week that Woodcliff Lake can ask voters if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley Regional ...

Pascack Valley High School Student Who Shot Himself Dies  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. -- A 17-year-old Pascack Valley Regional High School student who shot himself Sunday morning in a county park in Woodcliff Lake has ...

Stories From Main Street: Montvale School Ditches Books, Chalkboards For Laptops  CBS New York

MONTVALE, NJ (WCBS 880) – Times are changing. Technology is everywhere at the Pascack Valley Regional High School District in northern New Jersey.

Cider Donuts Fundraiser Aids Pascack Hills High Sophomores  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

MONTVALE, N.J. -- Pascack Hills High School Class of 2019 is hosting a tasty fundraiser on Wednesday, selling farm *fresh* cider donuts and apple cider.

Recent HS Graduate Helps Revive Former Track Teammate In Montvale  CBS Local

MONTVALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A recent graduate of Pascack Hills High School who was visiting his old school Wednesday helped revive a student who ...

Testing for Real-World Performance - An Education Week Online Summit  Education Week

Is there a better way than standardized tests to find out what students are learning? Education Week offers a big-picture look at the current state of performance ...

Pascack Valley Regional board approves $55.8 million preliminary budget

MONTVALE — The Pascack Valley Regional Board of Education on Monday night unanimously passed a $55.8 million preliminary budget for the 2017-18 ...

Pascack Valley High School Included in Top 100 NJ High Schools

Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - Pascack Valley High School came in at number 35 for its A+ in almost every subject.

Braves earn trip back to the sectional final  New Jersey Herald

MONTVALE -- It was two years ago that Eddie Lynch was a part of the Newton boys soccer team that lost to Pascack Hills in the North 1, Group 2 semifinals.

March for Our Lives: Where to find protests in your area on Saturday

Student-led marches across New Jersey are part of the national March for Our Lives protests against gun violence.

Experts warn of shortage of armed guards in New Jersey schools

As school districts across New Jersey clamor to hire armed guards, some law enforcement experts are concerned about a potential shortage of candidates ...

Thousands of New Jersey students join national gun violence walkout

''They are the ones who will change the world.' Thousands of students join National School Walkout to protest gun violence.

River Vale Caretaker's Killer Gets 21 Years To Life  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

RIVER VALE, N.J. -- An upstate New York man who admitted killing a bungalow-colony caretaker from River Vale was sentenced to 21 years to life.John Ferrari ...

New Jerseys 1,000 Highest-Paid Teachers In 2017

New Jersey's 1000 Highest-Paid Teachers - Toms River, NJ - Here are the 1000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Grandma Accused In Big Drug Operation Charged With Selling Oxy In Montvale  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

MONTVALE, N.J. -- A Montvale grandmother of 10 who was already facing major drug charges in Rockland County was arrested after authorities said she sold ...

Baseball: County/conference tournament brackets, 2017

Note: Brackets will be added as they are seeded, so be sure to check back often for the latest updates. COUNTY/CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT BRACKETS.

Developer proposes 14 townhouses on Montvale lot

MONTVALE — A developer wants to subdivide a single-family lot on Spring Valley Road and construct 14 townhouse-style homes on a portion of the property.

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 ...

Donated Organs Of Pascack Valley High School Student Help Others Live  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. -- "This is Jack's heart beating in Jack's body," wrote the mother of a 17-year-old Pascack Valley High School senior who committed suicide last ...

Retired Don Bosco Teacher Louis Cassella Dies At 85  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

RAMSEY, N.J. -- Louis A. Cassella -- a longtime teacher at Don Bosco Prep and Pascack Hills High School -- died on Sunday, Feb. 12. He was 85. "The Don ...

Developer in Montvale cuts proposed housing units from 14 to 12

MONTVALE — A developer seeking to build townhouse-style homes on Spring Valley Road has reduced the number of units it wants to build from 14 to 12, ...

How Do You Greet Your Friends and Family?  New York Times

How do you and your friends say hello? Do you hug? Shake hands? Kiss? Or just nod and say “what's up?” This article from 2009 reported on how hugging had ...

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 ...

State Senate panel to probe claims of faulty field turf

A state senate hearing probes whether or not a Canadian manufacturer sold faulty field turf.

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, ...

Princeton to honor four exceptional New Jersey secondary school teachers  Princeton University

Princeton University will honor four exceptional New Jersey secondary school teachers at its 2015 Commencement on Tuesday, June 2. This year's honorees ...

The Top High Schools 2014: Chatham Takes the Top Spot  New Jersey Monthly

New Jersey has a new number 1 high school. Chatham High School in Morris County jumps to the top of New Jersey Monthly's 2014 rankings of the state's top ...

Dana Bash: A well-regarded and low-key debate moderator who would prefer not to be the story  Washington Post

In the days after "Fox News" host Megyn Kelly asked Donald Trump during the first Republican primary debate if his history of publicly ridiculing and sexually ...

100 High Schools With Best Teachers In NJ: Four Newark Schools Named

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

Transgender rights under debate in Pascack Valley schools

MONTVALE -- Pascack Valley Regional High School District has proposed allowing students to use restrooms and locker rooms based on their gender identity, ...

'We deserve better': Students nationwide walk out in massive protest over gun violence  USA TODAY

Thousands of students across the nation walked out of classrooms and into a political firestorm Wednesday, marking one month since the bloody rampage at a ...

100 Best High Schools In New Jersey - Is Your School On List?

Toms River, 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..

Is Hugging Bad for Teens?  The Star-Ledger -

Today's New York Times reports on the crazy, aberrant, corrupting, ban-worthy teen behavior known as... hugging. Contemporary adolescents are apparently ...

The Front Bottoms, with Woodcliff Lake roots, recorded its new album on the road

The Woodcliff Lake band recorded its new album, 'Going Grey,' while on tour in the U.S. and the U.K. They perform in Sayreville on Saturday.

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 ...

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 ...

Grandma Famelico faces new drug dealing charges  Rockland County Times

A grandmother of 10 who was already facing major drug charges in Rockland County was arrested after authorities said she sold Oxycodone to an undercover ...

Marjory Stoneman Douglas students must use only clear backpacks after shooting  USA TODAY

Students at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people will be required to carry only clear backpacks on campus once they return from spring ...

Four PHS students walk out despite written warnings, may not be punished after all  Pensacola News Journal

Three freshmen and one junior at Pensacola High School held an unsanctioned school walkout Wednesday despite alleged resistance from school deans.

ACLU: Student suspended for cursing after call to congressman's office during gun protest  USA TODAY

RENO — School officials in Nevada unconstitutionally retaliated against a 17-year-old student after a congressman complained about a call the student made to ...

30 N.J. Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse

30 N.J. Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Parsippany, NJ - These are the communities - both large and small, urban and suburban - with the most reported ...

Force for Health Foundation and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Jointly Launch Student Health Force Chain of Survival Program for Schools  PR Web

Lodi, N.J. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 -- In recognition of National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness month in October, the Force for Health Foundation and the.

Dylann Roof's sister charged with carrying weapons at South Carolina school  USA TODAY

Morgan Roof, 18, the sister of the Charleston church gunman, was arrested for having marijuana, pepper spray and a knife at her South Carolina school.

Congresswoman says pornography is a root cause of school shootings  USA TODAY

Rep. Diane Black, a Republican candidate to be the next Tennessee governor, said Tuesday that the decline of family support systems and the rise of ...

National school walkout: Katy Perry, Chris Evans cheer on student protests  USA TODAY

Katy Perry, Chris Evans, Mark Hamill, Susan Sarandon, Yara Shahidi and more famous names tweeted their praise for the students marching Wednesday.

30 N.J. Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse, New Data Says

30 N.J. Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Morristown, NJ - These are the communities — both large and small, urban and suburban — with the most reported ...

WATCH: Lakeside Middle School students stage walkout  Vineland Daily Journal

In the wake of the Parkland shooting a month ago today, Lakeside Middle School students staged a walkout.

Shaquille O'Neal: More cops in schools, not gun ban, will prevent shootings  USA TODAY

Shaquille O'Neal says the government should give law enforcement more money to spend on the policing of schools.

5 things to know about the post-Millennial generation, or whatever you call them  USA TODAY

Their generation doesn't yet have a widely accepted moniker, so the young people who follow the Millennials are, at the moment, often known as the ...

'Enough is enough': One month after Parkland shooting, students are walking out  USA TODAY

"We want change!" chanted students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as they walked out of their classes Wednesday, as did thousands of students ...

Tyler Kalman, Laurie Sorito are married

Sal-MarMr. and Mrs. Tyler KalmanSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Laurie Sorito of Dongan Hills and Tyler Kalman of Rossville were married Oct. 14 in St. Ann's R.C. ...

For many Americans, the Second Amendment is a defense against their own government  USA TODAY

For most Americans, even those who believe in the right to insurrection, the notion of rising up against the government remains a very far-fetched scenario.

National Walkout Day: NRA posts photo of AR-15 one month after Parkland shooter used AR-15  USA TODAY

On Wednesday morning, as students nationwide protested to mark the one-month anniversary of the high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., the National Rifle ...

Dana Bash: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Dana Bash is CNN's chief political correspondent. Here's a look at her life, career and clashes with President Donald Trump.

Cross-Country: Meet of Champions winners Petela and Grisbaum along with Rutto headline New Jersey entries at Foot Locker Northeast Regional

Meet of Champions winners Luke Petela of Haddon Twp. and Devon Grisbaum of Ocean City along with Edwin Rutto of St. Benedict's Prep headline New ...

Salem-Keizer students join national walkouts over gun violence  Statesman Journal

Salem-Keizer students participate in student-led walkouts of classes, part of a national demonstration to protest gun violence and emphasize school safety, ...

Laurie Sorito, Tyler Kalman are engaged

In October wedding is being planned by Rossville residents Laurie Sorito and Tyler Kalman. The future bride is the daughter of Barbara and Frank Sorito of ...

Students walked out to protest gun violence. So their school paddled them, mom says  AZCentral

Thousands of students across the nation walked out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence. For three of them, their school responded — by paddling them, ...

Ocean Citys Luke Hogan Honored as Scholar-Athlete

Ocean City, NJ - The Ocean City High School senior is honored by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association.

Finding NJ's Most Popular Bars on New Year's Eve 2015

Toms River, NJ - Everything you need to know, complete with maps and links, about the most popular bars in N.J..

20 Towns With The Most Heroin And Opiate Abuse; Toms River Is Eighth

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

The Cheapest Beach Badges in New Jersey

It's a debate that has been raging in New Jersey for more than half a century: should the cost of running beaches be paid for by local residents through their ...

Tilghman tells grads to solve problems -- and seek meaning  Princeton University

With today's Princeton graduates stepping out of FitzRandolph Gates and into the nation's economic downturn, President Shirley M. Tilghman implored them to ...

Steady Dak Prescott Can Save The Turbulent Dallas Cowboys  Last Word on Pro Football

Dak Prescott: Only A Steady Dak Prescott Can Save The Turbulent 2017 Season For The Dallas Cowobys, and it begins Thursday against the Washington ...

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