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Garfield police say social media threat to high school not credible

A threat made on social media against Garfield High School was deemed not to be credible after an investigation that caused the school to close Tuesday, ...

2 Seattle High School Bands In Essentially Ellington Competition

2 Seattle High School Bands In Competition - Seattle, WA - The prestigious Essentially Ellington competition happens at Lincoln Center in New York in May.

Pepper spray used as police break up fight at Garfield High School, two teens charged

Police used pepper spray on a 15-year-old boy as two Garfield teenagers were arrested Thursday night after a fight broke out following a basketball game at ...

NJ football: Garfield 1939 national championship recalled in book  Asbury Park Press

Author Hank Gola puts one of the state's greatest football teams in its proper perspective in `City of Champions'

Pete Santacroce tabbed as new Garfield football coach

Pete Santacroce was a quarterback for the Boilermakers in high school. He takes over for Jeff DeVito.

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 ...

Garfield High School Locked Down, Searched After Threat  Bergenfield Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J. -- A threat locked down Garfield High School on Friday.The threat "was found on a note in the hallway," Capt. Darren Sucorowski said.

Garfield High School placed on lockdown, no credible threat, police say

GARFIELD — Garfield High School was placed on lockdown Friday due to a note in the hallway, according to school officials, but police said there was no threat.

Half-size replica of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall makes only NJ stop in Garfield

The Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the Washington, DC Vietnam Veterans Memorial will make its only New Jersey stop in Garfield.

N.J. lawmaker: Student athletes shouldn't have to suffer from heat stroke. Here's what we can do about it.

N.J. state senator: The health and well-being of our students must be the priority when determining if field conditions are safe.

Garfield kicks off Street Smart NJ pedestrian safety campaign  News 12 New Jersey

Officials in Garfield are addressing pedestrian-involved accidents today, and according to residents, it can't come soon enough.

Garfield High School Reportedly Put On Lockdown Friday  Ridgewood, NJ Patch

Police Activity Reported At Garfield High School - Ridgewood-Glen Rock, NJ - Dismissal of students was delayed, but no credible threat was reportedly found.

HS Wrestling: Local Wrestlers Captured Medals At Garfield Tournament

GARFIELD, NJ - It was a good day for the local wrestlers.

Hasbrouck Heights Swim Team to Co-op with Garfield High School

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/GARFIELD, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education approved a measure at the September meeting to co-op the high school's ...

HS Swim Preview: Co-Op With Garfield A New Experience for Hasbrouck Heights Swim Team

GARFIELD/HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It will be a different year for the fledgling swimming Hasbrouck Heights swim program, as they have entered into a ...

Police save high school soccer player who collapsed, stopped breathing during practice

Police revived a high school soccer player who collapsed and was not breathing during a practice in the heat Wednesday in Garfield. The 14-year-old girl, ...

Three brothers found American Dream at the Marcal Paper Mill. Has the dream ended?

Three brothers came to American 30-plus years ago and found work at Marcal. Now they have no work and no life.

Garfield bringing in next class into Hall of Fame in May

Now, there are a lot of Athletic Halls of Fame in North Jersey, but the granddaddy of them all might be Garfield, which will honor it's 37th class this spring.

Garfield school board loses money for high school athletic complex

GARFIELD — High school athletes will have to wait for a home track meet after the school board missed a deadline to move forward with renovation of the ...

HS Football: Hasbrouck Heights Freshmen Rally for Win Over Garfield

GARFIELD, NJ - It was a Saturday morning slugfest. And the scoring started before everyone had finished their morning coffee.

Garfield middle school student charged with making school shooting threat

GARFIELD — A 12-year-old boy faces criminal charges and was suspended after allegedly posting on social media that there would be a shooting at the middle ...

Garfield debates expensive high school field and track renovations

GARFIELD — It's been 15 years since the city's high school was able to hold a home track meet. During gym classes, students need to be constantly alert lest ...

Soccer coaches revive player who collapsed on field  News 12 New Jersey

Two Garfield High School soccer coaches are being called heroes after they revived a player who went into cardiac arrest during practice.

Significance of the day marked in Garfield's Memorial Day parade

During a holiday weekend often overshadowed by sales and the Shore, the importance of Memorial Day was not lost on the pockets of spectators lining the ...

NJ wrestling: Results for Dec. 15 in North Jersey

At Garfield High School. Team scores. Passaic Tech, 213.5; Garfield, 145; Elmwood Park, 130.5; Hawthorne, 95; Bogota/Ridgefield Park, 93; Hasbrouck Heights, ...

Girl's heart stopped at soccer practice. Coach's CPR saved her life.

When her freshman soccer player collapsed during practice, Garfield High School Coach Lynette Messina knew what to do to save her.

Hank Gola book about 1939 Garfield football team harkens back to times of yore, and today

Eighty years later, there's still so much the same about big-time high school football.

Not Even Once: Garfield Police Bring New Program To High School Seniors  Garfield Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J. — Seniors at Garfield High School will soon have a new course on the schedule, thanks to police.#NOTEVENONCE is a program developed to ...

Garfield HS put on lockdown; police say no threat found  News 12 New Jersey

Garfield High School was put into lockdown Friday afternoon after an unspecified threat.

Police arrest Garfield HS student accused of threatening classmates  KIRO Seattle

Police arrested a Garfield High School student last week after they say he threatened to harm his classmates.

Friends, family mourn death of recent Garfield High School graduate Jennah DiSclafani

Jennah DiSclafani was killed in a one-vehicle car accident on Sunday. The driver of the car is charged in her death.

The stories behind North Jersey's wackiest high school sports nicknames

Eastside Ghosts? Fair Lawn Cutters? Mahwah Thunderbirds? At several North Jersey high schools, there are intriguing backstories behind the nicknames.

Bomb threat reported at Garfield High School  The Star-Ledger

GARFIELD — Students and staff at Garfield High School have been evacuated following a bomb threat, police said Friday morning. According to Capt. Darren ...

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.

Garfield: Decision on auxiliary school delayed for lack of information

The mayor and council didn't vote on the school stating they have received no information from the school district.

Navy helicopters land at Garfield High School

As part of New York's Fleet Week, Navy helicopters paid a visit to Garfield High School.

That Magical Season: In 1939, Garfield HS celebrated Christmas with storybook championship team  New York Daily News

There is a suburban legend in Garfield, N.J., that on Christmas night, 1939, a crack appeared in the floor of the School No. 8 gym. It had nothing to do with ...

West Orange High School Girls Volleyball Wins Garfield Volleyball Tournament

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange High School girls volleyball team took the win over Garfield High School, 25-23, in the annual Garfield Tournament held ...

Archive: The origins of the Verona Hillbillies mascot

Verona High School features one of the most unique mascots in the state. Verona is home to the Hillbillies.

Garfield's Valdespina settling down in Colorado's thin air

Justin Valdespina's a long way from Garfield, but he's plying his trade in baseball.

North Jersey Football Best of the Week: Playoffs Week 1

Park Ridge couldn't have scripted it better, even though no one would have believed the story. Pompton Lakes, yes, Pompton Lakes, gave everyone in the North ...

Garfield police work to combat drug overdoses

In 2015, 23 people overdosed in Garfield. Last year, that number spiked to 34 – five of them fatalities.

Cooper: Joshua Ferreira, Brian Sidle have upset specials Friday night

North Jersey sends 22 wrestlers on to the quarterfinals, highlighted by upsets from Garfield's Ferreira and St. Joe's Sidle.

Clifton student questioned by cops after Parkland shooting comments

CLIFTON — Law enforcement officials reported that a Clifton High School student was questioned after making comments on Feb. 15, the day after the Parkland ...

Garfield woman charged in Paramus fatal crash

Jasmine Cruz, a Garfield resident, was the driver of the Ford Mustang, when the car crashed and killed two Garfield women.

See how every N.J. public high school scored on the SATs

Even if your high school didn't make the list of N.J.'s 50 best SAT scores, there's a chance its results were still pretty good. The state's Class of 2107 posted an ...

During snow events, high school students help seniors

During recent snow storms, youth power was enlisted to dig out seniors and the disabled. Programs in Garfield, Teaneck and Rutherford are pairing up those in ...

Back at Monmouth University, Miles Austin has found a new calling -- mentoring  Asbury Park Press

The former Dallas Cowboys star held a workshop for high school athletes at his alma mater. 'I want these kids to know I'm someone who has their back.'

Community Raises Funds For Former Garfield Football Captain  Fair Lawn-Glen Rock Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J.– The community is raising money for a former Garfield High School football player who was injured in a car accident last year.Dave Dishuk ...

Garfield wrestling team honors eight seniors

The seniors of the Garfield wrestling team have been a big part of the 2016-17 season so far and were honored recently.

Fund Helps Family Of Garfield Teen Killed In West Milford Crash  Bergenfield Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J. -- With hundreds of mourners expected, the wake for a popular 19-year-old Garfield soccer player killed in a car crash last weekend will be held ...

The List: The 10 Most Overcrowded Public-School Districts in NJ  NJ Spotlight

Twenty years and $8 billion later, 71 percent of New Jersey's neediest school districts are severely overcrowded. But, where's the money going to come from to ...

Scholarship open for applications  New Jersey Herald

The John Cocula Memorial Scholarship Fund is accepting applications from Vernon and Garfield High School Students who will graduate in 2018 and attend ...

Garfield Mom Keeps Son's Memory Alive By Helping Others Follow Dreams  Garfield Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J. – Cassita Massiah remembers Oct. 12, 2007 like it was yesterday.The Garfield resident was substitute teaching for a 4th grade class in Harlem, ...

Garfield’s Iannotta takes Paralympics gold in Rio

Gianfranco Iannotta must've blinked a million times and still was convinced his eyes were telling a lie.

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 ...

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.

Funeral set for Garfield teen fatally struck in chest by baseball

PARAMUS — A New Jersey teen who died after he was hit in the chest by a baseball during practice will be laid to rest today. The funeral procession will leave a ...

Garfield boys basketball ranked No. 9 in MaxPreps Xcellent 25  The Seattle Times

Garfield's boys basketball team ranks ninth in the country in CBS' MaxPreps Xcellent 25 rankings, released every Monday. The Bulldogs' only loss this season is ...

Hackensack student arrested after bringing two BB guns to middle school in backpack

A middle school student was found with two BB guns in his backpack and was taken into custody by Hackensack police Monday morning.

Boys Soccer: What you need to know for Saturday, Oct. 7

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW. ALL BUSINESS. • There was a ton of great action on Friday, take a look back at all the results and links, including the complete ...

Teacher-student texting grows, but so does concern about the trend

More teachers are embracing text messaging as classroom tools, often encouraged by students and parents, but with safeguards.

Garfield to rename street after Navy sailor killed in 2007 tonight

GARFIELD — City officials will hold a ceremony tonight to dedicate a small stretch of road to a sailor killed in a tragic accident aboard a Navy watercraft in 2007.

Fire breaks out in vacant Paterson home

No injuries were reported at the house fire in Paterson.

NJ Transit: Minor delays because of equipment availability

As of 9:30 a.m., PATH has resumed its normal schedule while there are minor delays on NJ Transit.

Maywood women charged with shoplifting $1,000 in JCPenney merchandise

Two Maywood women allegedly stuffed $1000 in merchandise into bags at JCPenney in a shoplifting attempt, said police.

Pasta On Pizza? Garfield Restaurateur Makes Dreams Come True  Fort Lee Daily Voice

GARFIELD, N.J. – Chicken marsala, alfredo ravioli, cheese steak and baked ziti all sound delicious on their own.But what if you were to put each on top of pizza?

15 public high schools with the highest dropout rates in Bergen County

On Tuesday, New Jersey's Department of Education released performance reports for schools for the 2015-16 school year.

Eight of the Top Boys Teams and Four of the Top Girls Teams in the Country Selected to Play in the GEICO High School Basketball Nationals Tournament in New York City  ESPN MediaZone

By Kimberly Elchlepp. Posted on March 14, 2018. Live Coverage of All Games on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU March 29-31. The GEICO High School Basketball ...

Police Step Up Patrols At Bergen County Schools Following Bomb Threats  CBS Local

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Bergen County police have beefed up patrols at schools after several bomb threats. As CBS2's Andrea Grymes reported, ...

Two people caught with heroin in Wayne, police charge

Two people were found with heroin in their car while driving on Route 23 in Wayne Thursday, police said.

Football: Previewing Rutherford vs. Lyndhurst on Friday night

RUTHERFORD- The Bulldogs of Rutherford are 8-0 on the season, but there's more to just being an undefeated football team. Per head coach Andrew Howell, ...

Roosevelt, Garfield face off in East Los Angeles Classic  KABC-TV

Garfield and Roosevelt high schools faced off in the East Los Angeles Classic for the 80th time Friday.

Indoor track: Bob Chiswell Classic qualifiers

Here are the qualifiers for the Bob Chiswell Classic at Garfield High School on February 7: High jump. GIRLS. Alianna Eucker and Liana Meyer, Bergen Tech; ...

Sullivan: Miles Austin still a hit with kids in Jersey

PARAMUS – The question hangs in the air, aimed at the group of high school kids sitting in a classroom at Bergen Community College, posed by one of the ...

Three charged in large Paterson drug raid

A drug raid in Paterson Thursday resulted in the seizure of heroin, cocaine and ecstasy, police said.

Lyndhurst eliminates graduation gowns by gender with one unifying color

Aiming for a more unified Class of 2018, Lyndhurst High School seniors will receive their diplomas in new unisex gowns.

Dunellen named one of America’s Most Challenging High Schools

For the second consecutive year, Dunellen has been recognized as one of the country's most challenging high schools, according to the Washington Post's ...

HS Swimming: Hasbrouck Heights Boys Fifth at NJIC Championships

LYNDHURST, NJ - Matt Tran and Youssef Elesawi led Hasbrouck Heights boys' swim team to a fifth place finish in the New Jersey Interscholastic Conference ...

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 ...

VIDEO: Four-star Oregon commit Tre'Shaun Harrison amazes on TD catch and run  USA TODAY High School Sports

Sometimes, it is the plays that look the most innocuous at the start that eventually leave you shaking your head. Garfield (Seattle, Wash.) four-star wide receiver ...

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.

Will Michael Bennett fit in Eagles locker room? Stories from those who know him best

Eagles' Michael Bennett is often misunderstood. He's outspoken, controversial and brings a different level of attention with him to the locker room. Will he fit with ...

How would N.J. schools handle a L.A.-like bomb threat?

New Jersery's public schools received nearly 800 bomb threats over the last decade, according to state statistics.

Sullivan: Before Hogan, there was Miles Austin

Miles Austin watched the first touchdown and was impressed. A wide-open receiver streaking into the end zone is always going to look good to someone who'd ...

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.

Protest Started by Colin Kaepernick Spreads to High School Students  The New York Times

Like the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, football players across the country are silently taking a knee during the national anthem to protest racism.

Five Things to Know About Kim Kardashian's New NFL Beau  People Magazine

Move over Reggie Bush. Kim Kardashian has her attention on someone else running around the NFL field: Dallas Cowboys wide…

Dozens arrested had mob ties in gambling ring bust, authorities say

This story originally ran in December 2004. The Genovese crime family controlled an offshore gambling venture through which members of four area mob ...

These 83 N.J. schools just won funding for field trips

Hundreds of New Jersey students will be going on field trips this year from the Liberty Science Center to the Cape May County Zoo thanks to $45,000 in grants.

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 ...

#WeAreMacedonia rally to include many from North Jersey

Between 300 and 400 Macedonian-Americans from North Jersey are expected to protest possible changes to their home country's name at a rally Saturday.

Bruce Springsteen makes surprise appearance at screening

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — A recent screening of the film version of Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show drew a celebrity to the audience — The Boss ...

Woman Killed In Crash Wanted To Enlist In The Coast Guard

Woman Killed In Crash Wanted To Join Coast Guard - Paramus, NJ - 'She was the happiest kid in the world,' family friend Robin Daghlian-Curasco said.

13 bold predictions for Week 8 of the high school football season

A look at bold predictions for New Jersey football in Week 8.

Jaimik Moore of Hackensack leads Brookdale basketball to perfect season

Jaimik Moore helped lead the Brookdale basketball team to a 34-0 season and second Division III national junior college championship in five years.

Thousands in Seattle, across Washington join 'March for Our Lives'  Seattle PI

Thousands of young people across Seattle and the state of Washington joined hundreds of thousands in many cities around the globe and took to the streets ...

New Jerseys 500 Highest-Paid Teachers

Long Valley, NJ - Here are the 500 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club that earns $100K-plus a year. Below is the list and their districts.

PHOTOS: Super 25 Preseason Boys Basketball Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is revealing the 2018-19 Super 25 Preseason Boys Basketball Teams. The Super 25 has been a staple of USA TODAY for ...

North Jersey Interscholastic Conference football schedule and picks, Week 2

FEATURED GAME Lodi at Rutherford, Friday, 7. Rutherford came out of the 2016 games hot with a 34-24 victory over Glen Rock last week. That contest featured ...

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