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Garfield Man, 29, Killed In Motorcycle Crash  Daily Voice

Tomasz Dragan of Garfield loved his motorcycle.The 29-year-old took his last ride on May 27, succumbing to his injuries on June 4.More than $10500 had been ...

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, ...

Garfield High School Sheltered In Place Amid Series Of North Jersey Lockdowns  Daily Voice

While the vo-techs in Bergen, Passaic & Morris went into lockdown, Garfield High School students and staff were sheltered in place Friday morning after police ...

Garfield to arm security guards as of June 1

Board President Everett Garnto Jr., who is also a police sergeant in the city, said, "It's a great thing that our guards will start carrying."

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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'

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 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.

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.

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.

"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 Police Revive Unresponsive High School Soccer Player, 14  Cliffside Park-Edgewater 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 ...

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.

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 ...

High school sports attendance decline has NJ administrators searching for answers  USA TODAY High School Sports

A look at the numbers reveals that high school sports are experiencing a steady decline in event attendance. Empty seats are plentiful.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 wrestling: Results for Dec. 15 in North Jersey

Here are the North Jersey wrestling results for Dec. 15.

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.

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.

HS Wrestling: Local Wrestlers Captured Medals At Garfield Tournament

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

HS Track: Hasbrouck Heights Inducts Four into Track and Field Wall of Fame

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - During the Aviator Relays Thursday evening, Hasbrouck Heights inducted four more track athletes into its Wall of Fame. The wall ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Lockdown Lifted, Morris County Tech Deemed Safe After Shooting Threat  Daily Voice

A lockdown as the result of an "indirect threat" at Morris County School of Technology ended at 9:20 Friday, authorities said. Denville police and school officials ...

NBA star Brandon Roy will return to coach Seattle Garfield in 2019-20 season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, the former NBA star turned prep coach at Seattle schools Nathan Hale (where he won a national title with Michael Porter Jr.) and Garfield ...

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.

New Jersey Woman Dies After Falling From IKEA Parking Garage  The Epoch Times

A New Jersey woman fell to her death in the parking lot of a furniture and home appliance store on April 22.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Navy helicopters land at Garfield High School

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

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Petty Officer 3rd Class Jozef Berisha, a 2015 Garfield High school graduate and Garfield native is one of 1200 sailors who recently returned to Naval Station ...

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.

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 ...

Former NBA All-Star Brandon Roy steps down as Garfield (Seattle) head coach  USA TODAY High School Sports

Brandon Roy, the former Portland Trailblazers standout who made three NBA All-Star teams, has reportedly stepped down as his prep alma mater's head coach.

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.

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 ...

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. “Some of the big, quantum leaps forward ...

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.

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 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.

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'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.

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.

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 police work to combat drug overdoses

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

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.

Wrestling: Bergen Catholic's lineup, best of the week, Top 25 team rankings

Bergen Catholic's A.J. and Anthony Ferrari could debut on Wednesday, but their spots in the lineup remain unclear. Bergen Catholic wrestling at DePaul in ...

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 ...

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 ...

Livingston Students Earn Spot In Prestigious Jazz Competition  Livingston, NJ Patch

Livingston Students In National Jazz Competition - Livingston, NJ - Jazz great Wynton Marsalis: "In these divisive times, it's important to teach and celebrate our ...

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!

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 ...

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.

See how every NJ 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 ...

New Jaime Escalante stamp celebrated at Garfield High School  KABC-TV

Friends, family and fans of legendary educator Jaime Escalante - portrayed in the film "Stand and Deliver" - celebrated the new postal stamp in his honor at ...

Threat Made Against Watchung Schools Found Not Credible: Police

WATCHUNG, NJ — A threat made against the Watchung School District late on Friday was found not to be credible, police said in an alert to the public on ...

15-Year-Old Boy Shot In Paterson: How?  Garfield Daily Voice

A 15-year-old boy was expected to survive after being shot Saturday night in Paterson, authorities said.The boy had already been taken by someone to St.

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 ...

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.

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?

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.'

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.

Area high schools take three of 15 spots in 'Super Bowl' of national jazz competitions - WISC-TV3

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

Three charged in large Paterson drug raid

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

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Health Beat: Backpack on a bench can save lives  69News WFMZ-TV

Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, are now required at schools and athletic events in 14 states. The devices are designed to bring a heart back into ...

Garfield to rename street after Navy sailor killed in 2007 tonight

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

Fire breaks out in vacant Paterson home

No injuries were reported at the house fire in Paterson.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Prof. Sree Sreenath inducted into Cleveland International Hall of Fame

Prof. Sree Sreenath, President, Sewa International, and long-time faculty at Case Western Reserve University, was inducted into the Cleveland International Hall ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

By Sara Jerde | NJ Advance Media for On Tuesday, New Jersey's Department of Education released performance reports for schools for the 2015-16 ...

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