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Why are some Garfield school district phone bills hundreds of dollars a month?

GARFIELD — The school district is investigating unusually high charges run up by several district-issued cellphones, including one phone line that generated ...

Newark Academy Gears Up For National High School Jazz Band Competition with Intensive Workshop  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- On Wednesday, March 27, Newark Academy, one of the 15 national finalists competing in Jazz at Lincoln Center's 24th Annual Essentially ...

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, ...

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 ...

Garfield school board passes preliminary budget that would raise taxes by $69

City school officials this year will present to the public a budget that would increase the tax levy by about 2 percent.

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 moon is made of green cheba  Politico

Good Thursday morning! Gov. Murphy yesterday compared the process of legalizing marijuana to landing on the moon. Story Continued Below. “Some of the big ...

Wandscher, Carolyn  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM July 22, 1947 - March 25, 2019 It is with great sadness that the family of Carolyn Wandscher, announces her passing after a three-year battle ...

Garfield looking for changes after violent episodes

A homicide in an illegal apartment and a fight between teens that needed police intervention has left the Garfield council looking for a solution.

Garfield fatal train accident may be related to a homicide, authorities say

One man reportedly stepped in front of a train, and hours later another man's body was found in a city apartment, the county Prosecutor's Office said.

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.

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.

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 ...

"City of Champions" Commemorates Garfield Football Star Benny Babula  New Jersey Monthly

Benny Babula was the best football player in Garfield history. Hank Gola's book "City of Champions" details a 1939 victory led by Babula.

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.

Garfield Police Revive Unresponsive High School Soccer Player, 14  Garfield Daily Voice

A 14-year-old Garfield High School student who collapsed during soccer practice was revived by police.Responding to Wednesday's 3:54 p.m. call, Officer ...

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 ...

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 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 Reportedly Put On Lockdown Friday  Ridgewood, NJ Patch

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Garfield High School was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon, but no threat existed at the school, reported.

Miles Austin, Garfield native and former Monmouth star, joins 49ers' coaching staff

North Jersey native Miles Austin will be joining the San Francisco 49ers as an offensive quality control coach.

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 ...

HS Wrestling: Local Wrestlers Captured Medals At Garfield Tournament

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

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.

High school sports attendance decline has NJ administrators searching for answers

A look at the numbers reveals that high school sports are experiencing a steady decline in event attendance. What's causing it?

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.

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.

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 ...

Declining high school sports attendance has New Jersey administrators searching for answers  USA TODAY High School Sports

New Jersey high school football and soccer attendance in championship events have been decreasing, while wrestling rose after a recent drop.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

NJ high school sports teams with the wackiest names, and their stories

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

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 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 ...

Navy helicopters land at Garfield High School

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

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Newark Academy Band To Compete In 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced that Newark Academy is among 15 finalists who will compete in the 24th Annual Essentially ...

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.

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.

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.

GEICO Nationals boys quarterfinal preview: Oak Hill Academy vs. Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

Perennial power Oak Hill will face Seattle Garfield Thursday at the GEICO High School Nationals in New York.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.'

Los Angeles teachers reach tentative deal to end strike  WFMZ Allentown

After six days and more than $125 million in lost revenue, the Los Angeles teachers' strike is almost over.

Report: Four-star Garfield (Seattle) PF J'Raan Brooks decommits from St. John's  USA TODAY High School Sports

That sound you hear is the positive St. John's vibes coming to a screeching halt as four-star forward J'Raan Brooks decommits: #sjubb.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

February 2019: 28 Hottest New Restaurants  New Jersey Monthly

Our 28 Hottest Restaurants issue runs the culinary gamut from fine dining to fast casual with many globally inspired ports of call in between. Dig in!

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 ...

Funeral set for Garfield teen fatally struck in chest by baseball

Google MapsA map view of Garnerville, N.Y where Thomas Adams' funeral procession will leave from and Garfield (point A), where the 16-year-old boy lived.

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.

Three charged in large Paterson drug raid

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

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?

Garfield to rename street after Navy sailor killed in 2007 tonight

Freddie Porter Jr. was killed during a Navy Seals training exercise in Virginia.

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, ...

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.

Brandon Roy leaves Nathan Hale (Seattle) for alma mater Garfield  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, who led Nathan Hale (Seattle) to the Washington state 3A title and the No. 4 final ranking in the Super 25, will be the new coach at Garfield, his ...

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.

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.

Fire breaks out in vacant Paterson home

No injuries were reported at the house fire in Paterson.

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 ...

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 ...

High school players' national anthem protests prompt range of reaction  USA TODAY High School Sports

In his seven years as a head football coach, Garfield (Seattle) High School's Joey Thomas has never before dealt with such a perplexing dichotomy. On one ...

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.

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, ...

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.

Seattle Garfield commits to kneeling during national anthem throughout 2016 season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Garfield High turned heads in Seattle when the entire football team and coaching staff took a knee during the national anthem of last week's game against West ...

Bomb Threats At NJ Schools Leave Students Waiting In Freezing Temps  CBS Local

GARFIELD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Nine school districts in Bergen County, New Jersey were among countless others across the nation to receive bomb threats ...

East Rutherford's Dick Vitale to receive Sports Emmy lifetime achievement award

ESPN college basketball commentator Dick Vitale, a North Jersey native, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Sports Emmy Awards.

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 ...

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…

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.

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 ...

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.

#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.

Area high schools take three of 15 spots in Super Bowl' of national jazz competitions  WMSN Fox 47 Madison

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Three southern Wisconsin high schools are among 15 chosen to attend a national jazz competition and festival in New York this spring.

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.

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 ...

Threats Phoned in to 5 New Jersey High Schools Force Evacuations, Link to Boston School Threats Probed: Sources  NBC New York

Bomb threats were called into five different schools in five different New Jersey towns within a 20-minute period Wednesday afternoon, and authorities are ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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