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Hawthorne High School Creative Writing Club Releases 2018-2019 Issue of "The Empyrean" Magazine

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Hawthorne High School library faculty announced that the Creative Writing Club celebrated the release of their printed copies of "The ...

Hawthorne High School Seniors Awarded Scholarships at HHS Ceremony

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Exceptional Hawthorne High School seniors were the beneficiaries of financial benevolence at the Scholarship Night at Hawthorne High ...

"Bye Bye Birdie" Opens Thursday at Hawthorne High School

The Hawthorne High School Drama Department is proud to present their all-school spring musical, “Bye Bye Birdie”. This beloved comedy was inspired by Elvis ...

HOVEN,, John H.  Roanoke Times

HOVEN, John H. January 28, 1937 - June 18, 2019 John H. Hoven, 82, of Roanoke, Va., passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 18, 2019.

Hawthorne High School to Present "Bye Bye Birdie"

The Hawthorne High School spring musical is almost here. This year's production is the musical comedy “Bye Bye Birdie”. Performances are Thursday, May 2nd, ...

Hawthorne High School's New Principal Shares His Vision

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Bill Cunningham is the new principal of Hawthorne High School and brings with him a wealth of instructional experience. The 39-year-old ...

"A Christmas Carol" Opens Thursday, Dec. 6, at Hawthorne High School

Tomorrow is opening night for Hawthorne High School's all-school fall production of Charles Dickens's beloved classic “A Christmas Carol.” The show runs ...

Hawthorne, N.J.: More Homey Than Polished  The New York Times

The Passaic County borough is old school in many ways, a front-porch community with a quaint business district and residents who tend to stay put.

Hawthorne voters will have say on $24.4M schools referendum

HAWTHORNE — A $24.4 million project to improve security and facilities at all local schools will be posed to voters in a special election in the fall.

"A Christmas Carol" comes to Hawthorne High School

“A Christmas Carol” Comes to HHS. It's almost time for the Hawthorne High School fall play. This year's production is Charles Dickens's holiday classic “A ...

Hawthorne BOE Seeks Public Support for 2019 School Renovation Referendum

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Hawthorne Board of Education seeks to gather public support to pass a Public Schools Referendum which will be held on September ...

27th Annual Cel-Earth-Bration Announced with Theme "Live. Act. Think. Love the Earth"

HAWTHORNE, NJ - From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, Hawthorne's Board of Education and the Environmental Commission will be teaming up at ...

Did you know Bubble Wrap was invented right here in Hawthorne?

Bubble Wrap was invented as 3D wallpaper — which flopped. It became a shipping staple when IBM began to use it to package and ship its computers.

Hawthorne's annual Santa parade has an appeal that spans generations

Hawthorne's annual Santa parade along Lafayette Avenue has all the ingredients of a classic hometown holiday tradition that spans generations.

Lifelong Hawthorne friends tour local eateries with podcast

Nick De Sena and Joe Murray, both Hawthorne High School graduates, started "The Two Fat Guys Show" podcast to share their love of food.

Hawthorne High School Production of "The Crucible" Impresses Audiences

Hawthorne, NJ - This weekend, the drama department of Hawthorne High School presented a production of Arthur Miller's 1953 McCarthyist critique, "The ...

Elections '19: Democratic primary contested in Hawthorne's 2nd Ward

HAWTHORNE — The Borough Council has long been a Republican stronghold, but a pair of Democrats will duke it out in the only contested primary election ...

It's never too late! Man proposes to woman he met in HS 45 years ago  News 12 New Jersey

A Passaic County couple has gotten engaged 45 years after they first met while in high school.

Hawthorne Teachers Honored at BOE Youth in Community Night

HAWTHORNE, NJ - On Tuesday, May 7, the Hawthorne Board of Education Youth in Community Night brought students in for an evening to fill the adults' shoes ...

Hawthorne Residents Recognized at Environmental Commission School Presentation

HAWTHORNE, NJ - On Monday, June 10, the Hawthorne Environmental Commission held its annual school presentation in the Hawthorne High School ...

30 students suspended or expelled in massive Hawthorne High School fight  KABC-TV

School administrators identified 30 students Thursday involved in a violent fight at Hawthorne High School and either suspended or expelled them.

Daniel Ciarletta of Hawthorne Graduates Montclair State University with Doctoral Degree

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Daniel J. Ciarletta, a resident of Hawthorne and frequent TAPinto Hawthorne guest writer, graduated on Tuesday at the Montclair State ...

US News Best High Schools 2019: Heres How 350 NJ Schools Ranked  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

NJ Schools Make Elite US News List - Point Pleasant, NJ - UPDATE: US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Look like Debbie Harry of Blondie? Hawthorne wants to give you a prize

Hawthorne Day will feature a look-alike competition on Sept. 22 in honor of Debbie Harry, 73, the lead singer of Blondie, who grew up in the borough.

Hawthorne special needs students hold literature event

Special needs students read books they wrote and illustrated at a Dr. Seuss event they planned.

Scenes from Cel-Earth-Bration and Shred Day

HAWTHORNE, NJ - On Saturday, April 6, Hawthorne High School hosted the 27th annual Cel-Earth-Bration, a program sponsored by the Board of Education ...

Hawthorne's annual Memorial Day Parade

People ride in a 1955 Chevy Bel Air convertible in Hawthorne's annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27, 2019, in Hawthorne. Danielle ...

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.

NJ Governor Phil Murphy Joins Hackensack Meridian Health Team at Center for Discovery & Innovation Ribbon-Cutting

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Hawthorne school board budgets for special needs transition house

A transition house for those with special needs is included in the preliminary Hawthorne school spending plan.

Hamilton names Teachers and ESPs of the Year  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — The Hamilton Township School District has selected its 2018-19 Teachers of the Year and Educational Services Professionals of the ...

Hawthorne softball adding new youth levels

The Hawthorne softball program upped its ante this season by adding a couple of levels in the hope that it will provide more results in the spring high school ...

Debbie Harry Look-a-Like Contest Announced for Hawthorne Day

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery it is said. In that case Debbie Harry--or better known as "Blondie"--will have plenty of flatterers at this ...

Remember those classic arcade games? You can still play 'em in Hawthorne

When Hawthorne's William Smith stopped working as a railroad engineer, he put to good use all of the classic arcade games that were in his garage.

Ronald Fava Addresses Hawthorne 9/11 Remembrance, Honors Zisa Family

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The garage of the Hawthorne Volunteer Ambulance Corps was selected to house the annual 9/11 Memorial *Service* due to the threat of rain.

Laith Matari of Hawthorne defined by moments of joy and clarity

In every athlete's career there are defining moments that stay with them. On the surface, they might seem simple, but upon reflection and understanding, shrewd ...

Wayne Hills, Wayne Valley high schools to get fresh turf fields this summer

The projects at Wayne Hills and Wayne Valley are being financed through an agreement with the Passaic County Improvement Authority, officials said.

Goitz set to coach Hawthorne Christian girls hoops

It was only two years ago that Katie Goitz was coaching a basketball team in Kenya.

First Annual Food Truck Festival Raises Money for Hawthorne Students

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Hawthorne Education Foundation hosted its First Annual Food Truck Festival in Goffle Brook Park Sunday afternoon. The HEF decided ...

Portraits of Hawthorne Mayors Revealed

HAWTHORNE, NJ - At the Wednesday, June 6, Council Meeting, the Hawthorne Historical Society, in concert with the Borough of Hawthorne and the Louis Bay ...

Teens hide drugs in plain sight, Hawthorne parents told

Frightened but empowered, parents left an anti-drug presentation knowing how teens can hide their habit in plain sight.

Softball: Big North Conference team-by-team previews

A look at the softball teams in the Big North Conference for 2019.

Hawthorne Boro Bandshell Concerts and Movies Schedule Announced

The Hawthorne Borough Bandshell schedule for the summer of 2018 has been set. Opening night is Father's Day Night, Sunday, June 17, featuring one of North ...

Girls Volleyball: Hawthorne's Hannah Frascella records 1000th career kill

HAWTHORNE -- Hannah Frascella recorded her 1000th career in Hawthorne's 25-21, 25-5 victory over Hawthorne Christian Wednesday evening. Frascella has ...

Pequannock honors longtime fire chief with one last call

Pequannock said goodbye to long-serving Fire Chief Edwin Ver Hage with one last call as he was laid to rest under an arch of extended firetruck ladders on ...

At least 13 New Jersey schools receive bomb threats Wednesday  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

At least 13 school North Jersey school districts received bomb threats on Wednesday morning, although several are closed for spring break, according to a ...

Episcopal Church mourns leader from Franklin Lakes who fought for women's rights

Over six decades, Marge Christie served the Episcopal Church in numerous capacities, including as lay deputy at 12 national General Conventions.

Tienken looks to build up Hawthorne Christian volleyball

HAWTHORNE - There is a lot of hope for the Hawthorne Christian girls volleyball program when the new season starts.

NJ student news: Dunellen students perform in recorder and choir concert

Third-grade students at Faber School celebrated Music in Our Schools Month by having their recorder and choir concert on Tuesday, March 26. The focus of the ...

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.

Glen Rock High School Students Buddy-Up with Developmentally Disabled

FAIR LAWN, N.J. – Rounds of intense clapping, high-fives and compliments on jobs well done were the order of the day at Parisi Speed School where nearly ...

Bergen Catholic wrestling lawsuit: Questions linger as court arguments resume this week

Former Bergen Catholic wrestler Anthony Asatrian charged wrestling coach David Bell with touching him and expressing love for him in text messages.

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every High School Ranked  Toms River, NJ Patch

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every HS Ranked - Toms River, NJ - We have the list of each NJ high school's average 2017 scores that were recently ...

Nobles succeeds McGlynn as Highland Park football coach

After spending a decade as an assistant football coach at Highland Park, Derek Nobles takes over the helm of the high school's storied gridiron program.

How the Ashley Madison hack triggered NJ superintendent's mysterious downfall

David Browne's attorney confirmed for the first time that the superintendent's resignation was linked to the hacking of the Ashley Madison website.

NJ amateur musicians form Hawthorne Caballeros community drum corps  The Star-Ledger -

Marie Louise of West Orange spends most of her year cataloging books and answering questions in the hushed environ of a school library. Once the summer ...

NJ Football: Greatest Jersey Shore coaches ever - Part 1  Asbury Park Press

They were the pioneers of Jersey Shore football. The high school coaches who made Friday Night Lights possible, building a foundation of excellence that ...

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools Released: How Did Yours Do?

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are lists of the best and worst performances by New Jersey school districts on the state's annual ...

Funeral home manager gets jail in $1.4M check scheme, report says

The 26-year-old business manager told a judge his hard drug habit started with Oxycontin in high school.

PARCC Math Results: 389 N.J. High Schools, From Best To Worst

Hoboken, NJ - You may be surprised to see the newly released PARCC Math test results. We have the list of high schools, from best to worst.

Who is Nicole Dufault? Details emerge about teacher accused of 6 student sex assaults

A divorced mother of two young sons, Nicole Dufault faced a series of marital troubles and taught at various schools in the northern New Jersey region where ...

Teacher accused of having sex with 3 of her students is compassionate, effective, attorney says  Hunterdon County Democrat

Attorney Timothy Smith vowed to mount a “very aggressive defense” to the charges that Nicole Dufault sexually assaulted three 15-year-old boys at Columbia ...

High school baseball player killed in California three-car crash

A 16-year-old baseball player at South High School in Torrance was killed in a three-car crash.

Goffle Brook Park is for all of children

Over the last two months much has been made regarding Passaic County's plans to install a synthetic turf field at Goffle Brook Park in Hawthorne. Regrettably ...

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 ...

Westfield HS Dream Team Club attend weekend peer leadership conference

Members of Westfield High School's Dream Team Club attended a recent weekend peer leadership conference, participating in several leadership activities and ...

MLB Draft: Gators Await Potential Picks  WRUF

Day one of the MLB Draft has officially come to an end. 78 picks in and there's still so much talent left. With rounds one and two completed, the draft will.


I wrote about Jack DiSalvo recently. He was a great coach in the North Jersey area and someone that many could learn from. In this day and age, some coaches ...

Update: Widespread power outages leave parts of NJ in dark. Here's why

More than 50000 customers were without power as of 11 a.m. as the power problems went from bad to worse.

New Jersey alumni plan high school reunions

Public schools, private schools and other institutions throughout New Jersey are planning reunions this fall to bring old friends and classmates back together.

Salvatore Giudice, Marielle Milazzo are married

Photography EliteMr. and Mrs. Salvatore GiudiceSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Our Lady Star of the Sea R.C. Church, Huguenot, was the setting Aug. 28 for the ...

NJSIAA tweaks football classifications in reponse to WW-P North decision

The NJSIAA make revisions to the 2017 football classifications in wake of the West Windsor-Plainsboro North decision to drop football.

Daniel Jones is Settling in with the New York Giants - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Many were surprised with the New York Giants' No. 6 overall pick Daniel Jones. Even with his comparisons to Eli Manning, the media and fans were not ...

Le'Veon Bell Suits Up for First Day of Jets' Minicamp - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

After sitting out the 2018-2019 season due to contract disputes, Le'Veon Bell showed up to Jets minicamp with high hopes for the upcoming season.

Autism nonprofit offers financial help to local families

Fight 4 Autism raised money through walk, donates to local families.

Browns pick up Odell Beckham Jr. in surprising trade - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The New York Giants are done denying intentions to trade former first-round wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. On Tuesday night, the Giants finalized a deal with ...

Joe Kubert Award and Scholarships Announced  Comics Beat

The winners will be announced at Comic Con Revolution Ontario.

NFL Free Agency: Miami Dolphins look to keep up in AFC East - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Free agency for NFL players with an expiring contract began March 11. And while the free agents can officially sign contracts today at 4 p.m., the Miami Dolphins ...

Passaic County Memorial Day events

The two townships will hold a combined Memorial Day Parade May 29, 9 a.m.. The event begins in front of Butler Park, Butler with a short ceremony and ...

Fans in rapture as NJ's Debbie Harry turns 70

Today fans of Debbie Harry took to social media to wish a very happy 70th birthday to the Blondie singer, who may have made a name for herself in New York, ...

FIFA WWC Group F: USA vs. Thailand - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The final group of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup will be in full effect on Tuesday, June 11th.All five other groups have debuted their first match of the.

Le'Veon Bell Lands a Four-Year, $52.5M Contract with the New York Jets  WRUF

Free agent running back Le'Veon Bell signs a four-year deal with the New York Jets worth over $50 million, ending his year-long holdout.

High school football is on the way | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Sports  The Advertiser News South

Northwest New Jersey high school football teams are getting ready for the upcoming 2016 season. Despite the heat of summer, camps and scrimmages are ...

NJ Today: Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Sunday, May 13

Metuchen Junior Girl Scout Troop 80751 is spreading its love for reading to earn a Bronze Award. The girls have coordinated and installed a Little Free Library ...

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen share a milkshake and a moment in Glen Rock

GLEN ROCK — Rebecca Dorfman was serving a customer on Sunday, when into Rita's Italian Ice walked a Legend. John Legend, that is. With his wife ...

How Many People Popping Bubble Wrap Does it Take to Set a Record?  Wall Street Journal

Schools one up each other to make Guinness World Records; bubble-popping crowds have broken the record seven times since 2013.

Jimmy Butler Trade To Sixers Made Official - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Trade talks have turned into a reality as All-Star Jimmy Butler has officially been traded to the Philadelphia 76ers. The former Chicago Bulls and Minnesota ...

2 marching band competitions on Saturday  New Jersey Herald

Two area high schools will host marching band competitions on Saturday night. Both competitions begin at 6 p.m..

From the archives: Train death toll now 6; Mineola woman dies from wounds  Newsday

This story was originally published in Newsday on Dec. 13, 1993. After five days on life support, a young interior designer shot in Tuesday's Long Island Rail ...

Student news: Bridging the Gap program at Hunterdon Polytech connects businesses and learners

Hunterdon County Polytech students in the Commercial Arts and Advertising Design program annually connect to real-world clients through Polytech's Bridging ...

Barkley Eager To Make NFL Debut With Giants - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The start of the NFL regular season is nearing, and No. 2 overall pick Saquon Barkley is expected to suit up for the New York Giants after several weeks away ...

Dolphins Take Down Jets, Move into First Place  WRUF

Through the NFL's first two weeks of its season, the Miami Dolphins are in first place in the AFC East. After taking down their AFC East-rival New York Jets, the ...

Jaguars Ride Defense to Win Over Giants - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

In a game that saw only two offensive touchdowns the whole game, The Jaguars defense showed everyone why they are considered among the elite.

Odell Beckham Jr., The Highest Paid Receiver in the NFL  WRUF

New York Giants star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has agreed to stay in New York in a five-year extension worth $95 million with $65 million guaranteed.

'Shield' star, wife were fighting over money before shooting  Page Six

Dead-broke actor Michael Jace and his wife were in a furious fight over money before he gunned her down in front of their kids in their Los Angeles pad, it was ...

Odell Beckham Jr. Contract Negotiations Headline Giants Camp - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Saquon Barkley might be the new kid in town, but New York Giants fans may be more excited about the return of one of their old favorites. If Odell Beckham Jr.'s ...

Ivy League colleges release class of 2020 admissions statistics  Los Angeles Times

This past week, the eight Ivy League colleges sent acceptance letters to high school seniors around the nation. These kids had average GPAs above 4.0, ...

Tampa Bay Lightning Take 3-1 Series Lead Over New Jersey Devils  WRUF

The Tampa Bay Lightning is now one game away from clinching a second round spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Last night, the Lightning topped the New ...

New York Giants Mini Camp Underway - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

The New York Giants Mini Camp has officially begun. Eli Manning, the vet of the team, feels very comfortable about this minicamp and the upcoming season.

Eli Manning Will Start in Week 14 After One Week Hiatus - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

Steve Spagnuolo's first decision as interim head coach for the New York Giants was to return 13-year veteran Eli Manning back into his starting role at quar.

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