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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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Girls Volleyball: Returning stat leaders for 2019

An in-depth look at the top returning stat leaders for the 2019 season.

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 ...

Who are the three from Bergen County at the Democratic debates?

This week, there will be not one, not two, but three Bergen County natives with roles at the second round of Democratic debates in Detroit.

Flag-Flying Request Elicits Draft Policy, Public Input  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

MONTVALE, N.J.—You've probably heard the expression “Let's run it up the flagpole and see who salutes.” Borough officials are doing just that with a newly ...

'GROWING UP OVEREXPOSED': Protecting Kids In 'Hypersexual' Digital World  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

Members of The Hills/Valley Coalition For Resilient Youth April 3 at Pascack Hills High School. | Photo by Danielle O'Brien.

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.

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.

Baseball: North 1, Group 2 state tournament preview

NORTH 1, GROUP 2. BRACKET. Favorite. Pascack Hills: Top-seeded Pascack Hills, No. 18 in the Top 20, is the defending Group 2 champions and ...

UPDATE: Montvale Mayor Ghassali will Run for Congress in 2020  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

UPDATE (June 5, 2019): Montvale Mayor Mike Ghassali announced he will seek the 2020 Republican nomination for United States Congress in New Jersey's ...

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.

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

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

'We Must Push Back': State's Top Cop Headlines Unity in the Valley  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

The Pascack Valley Choir at Pascack Valley High School sings John Lennon's “Imagine” March 19 at the kick-off event for a celebratory and life-affirming Unity ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Police Probe Latest Hateful Message—This Time At Emerson High School  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

EMERSON, N.J.—Police are investigating after derogatory, threatening, and racist language, including a swastika, were found Monday morning, May 20, in a ...

Montvale seeks study joining Woodcliff Lake in break from district agreement

[slideshow_deploy id='899′] BY JOHN SNYDER OF PASCACK PRESS. Pascack Valley area, New Jersey—In a new development stemming from a school ...

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 ...

Vote on 60-Unit '188 Broadway' Proposal June 25  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

The site—188 Broadway, Woodcliff Lake—is located (bottom right) in close proximity to the Woodcliff Lake train station. | Google maps photo.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Juveniles responsible for swastikas in Haworth are given punishment

Five juveniles connected to drawings of swastikas on a residential street in Haworth over three months ago have been dealing with the consequences of their ...

Anti-black and anti-Semitic messages found at Dwight-Englewood School

Racist scrawls messages of hate were discovered in bathrooms at the exclusive Dwight-Englewood School.

Archive: Montvale's Shaun Weiss on the ups and downs of being a star

Shaun Weiss of Montvale talked with The Record in February of 1995.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Towns spar as vote on district set for Oct. 2; Woodcliff Lake pursues school funding change  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

[slideshow_deploy id='899′] BY JOHN SNYDER OF PASCACK PRESS. PASCACK VALLEY AREA, N.J.—The voters of Hillsdale, Woodcliff Lake, Montvale, ...

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.

Swastika, anti-Semitic graffiti found at High Point Regional High School  New Jersey Herald

WANTAGE -- Police are investigating two instances of anti-Semitic graffiti that were found recently in bathrooms at High Point Regional High School, including ...

Mental health fair draws 500 for resources on 'secret struggles of teens'  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

[slideshow_deploy id='899′] BY JOHN SNYDER OF PASCACK PRESS. MONTVALE, N.J.—After Allendale's Madison Holleran took her own life, loved ones ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

The top 50 high schools in NJ, according to the state's new ratings

For the first time, New Jersey rated each public high school on a scale of 0-100. See which schools cracked the top 50.

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.

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 ...

Happy Birthday To River Vale's Bill Maher  Fort Lee Daily Voice

RIVER VALE, N.J. — Happy birthday to Bill Maher of River Vale, who turns 62 on Saturday.He was born in New York City on Jan. 20, 1956 and was raised in ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Westwood High School Ranked Among Best In NJ By U.S. News And World Report

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ — Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School was ranked among the best high schools in New Jersey by U.S. News And World ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Reports: Woman 'infatuated' by Columbine shooting found dead after manhunt  USA TODAY

Police said the woman, Sol Pais, 18, traveled from Miami to Colorado and bought a pump-action shotgun and ammunition.

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..

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 ...

Hearts to Homes  The Jewish Standard

Woodcliff Lake sisters distribute supplies to low-income new parents.

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.

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 ...

28 celebrities who were born in Bergen County

Astronaut Wally Schirra, actor John Travolta and journalist Dana Bash are among the celebrities born in Bergen County, N.J..

Is Hugging Bad for Teens?  The Star-Ledger -

Should teen hugging be banned? Today's New York Times reports on the crazy, aberrant, corrupting, ban-worthy teen behavior known as... hugging.

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.

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 ...

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.

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. ...

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 ...

Parkland high school students walkout, march to memorial set up for 17 shooting victims  USA TODAY

PARKLAND, Fla. --- Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Fla., walked two miles from their school on Wednesday to memorials set ...

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 ...

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 ...

Meet the three people moderating Wednesday's Republican presidential debate  Washington Post

On The Fix, we have profiled each of the the three moderators of Wednesday night's GOP debate on CNN. Below, we are combining all three for your linking and ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

'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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Nickelodeon went off the air for 17 minutes at the time of the national walkout  Knoxville News Sentinel

The children's television channel said: "In support of kids leading the way today, Nickelodeon will be off the air until 17 minutes past the hour."

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 ...

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.

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