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Paper Mill Announces 2019 Rising Star Award Winners, Madison High School Takes Top Prize  Broadway World

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic ...



Sunday's Tonys give way to Monday's Metros  The Journal News | LoHud.com

The 2019 Metro Awards honor high-school musicals in Bergen, Rockland, Putnam and Westchester counties.



Harrison man graduates from basic training; Bayonne High School contacts school in France | Journal Entries  NJ.com

U.S. Air Force Airman Abel A. Falen Flores recently graduated from basic military; Ms. Denise Scholz's French classes at Bayonne High School have established ...



Riding the wave: Hackettstown takes down Harrison to win North 2, Group 2 title  New Jersey Herald

HARRISON -- It takes a once-in-a-generation performance for a small Group 2 school to relegate winning its first Hunterdon Warren Sussex Tournament title to ...



Harrison girls' basketball team hits tough patch  The Observer Online

The Harrison High School girls' basketball team had been enjoying a solid season, winning five of their first 10 games. But recently, the Blue Tide has gone on a ...



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.



Harrison High School 2016 Graduation (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

The Harrison High School Class of 2016 celebrated graduation last night at the high school.



Harrison girls' soccer: Trying to keep it loose in losing season  The Observer Online

The official record may read just 1-12, but the Harrison High School girls' soccer team is still trying its collective best to keep their heads up and maintain a sense ...



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.



Blue Tide begins new era with alum Hicks at helm  The Observer Online

Danny Hicks literally grew up across the street from the new Harrison High School in the Harrison Gardens housing project. And as a youngster, Hicks had one ...



Fentanyl mill ended in Harrison: AG  The Observer Online

Three men were arrested in the takedown of a major fentanyl and heroin mill in Harrison that distributed its narcotics in wax folds stamped with the same brand ...



Harrison High School football preview 2017  NJ.com

HARRISON BLUE TIDE. HEAD COACH: Michael Hinchcliffe YEAR WITH TEAM: 2nd. TEAM'S 2016 RECORD: 5-4. RECORD WITH TEAM: 5-4. TYPE OF ...



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 ...



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.



NJ DOE says Title 1 money misspent  The Observer Online

HARRISON — The N.J. Department of Education wants the Harrison Board of Education to pay back $60,335.95 in federal Title 1 funds the DOE says may have ...



Confessore returns to take over Harrison boys' hoops job  The Observer Online

Over his storied and historic career working in the Harrison Board of Education, from teacher to administrator and finally assistant superintendent of the district, ...



N.J. football coach charged with DWI after crashing town van in front of school, cops say  NJ.com

harrison hs. The newly appointed Harrison High School football coach has been suspended without pay following a DWI charge, officials said. HARRISON ...



news Giants name Hasbrouck Heights' Nick Delcalzo 2018 Coach of the Year The Giants Foundation and  Giants.com

East Rutherford, NJ – The New York Giants and Gatorade have selected Mr. Nick Delcalzo of Hasbrouck Heights High School (Hasbrouck Heights, NJ) as the ...



161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...



Clarkstown South Makes 2019 Best High School List: U.S. News  New City, NY Patch

Clarkstown South Makes Best HS '19 List: U.S. News - New City, NY - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. See how ...



Harrison mayor, council slate win contested primary  NJ.com

Mayor James Fife and his four council allies are expected to win easily in November.



For Harrison boys soccer's Mike Rusek, Hall of Fame honor is a family achievement  NJ.com

When Mike Rusek gets inducted into the New Jersey State Coaches Association Hall of Fame on Sunday in Princeton, he won't view it as an individual honor.



Southern Boys Volleyball Defeat Harrison but Fall to Fair Lawn  TAPinto.net

HARRISON - Coach Eric Maxwell's squad was at it again on Saturday, travelling a long distance to take on New Jersey's best competition in preparatoin for the ...



MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for May 12, 2019  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) will team up again each week throughout the Spring season to select ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: 3 In Eastchester Make List  Patch.com

Hudson Valley Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Bronxville-Eastchester, NY - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday.



New Harrison school to be named after JFK  The Observer Online

The Harrison Board of Education has revived the memory of a former U.S. president by voting to name its newest school – yet to be built – the Kennedy ...



Two Democrats battle in Harrison mayoral primary  NJ.com

HARRISON — This gritty, formerly industrial town on the western edge of Hudson County is seeing something it hasn't since a Bush was in The White House: a ...



East Newark officials say Harrison High too pricey, aim to send kids to Kearny  NJ.com

East Newark officials hope to send the first class of borough students to Kearny High School in September.



School district merger plan doesn't get passing grade in East Newark  NJ.com

Guttenberg and East Newark would lose "home rule" over their small school districts under a tax-cutting proposal made by a panel of politicians, economists and ...



World Cup an Obsession in Soccer-Loving New Jersey Towns  NBC New York

Kearny, Harrison, and surrounding New Jersey towns have completely transformed with excitement for the 2018 World Cup. This soccer obsession can be ...



New leader for Harrison schools  The Observer Online

HARRISON — Last October, Cynthia Baumgartner retired after a lengthy career as educator and administrator, spread between two West Hudson school ...



NJ football: Local players nominated for Heart of Giant Award  Asbury Park Press

Football players Joe Ciempola of Somerville and James Snyder of Gov. Livingston are nominated for the Heart of a Giant Award.



Mullins returns to coach Kearny boys' hoops  The Observer Online

When Bill Mullins stepped away from coaching the boys' basketball program at Harrison High School at the end of last season, he knew in his heart that he was ...



See school opening by 2019  The Observer Online

HARRISON –. The Harrison public school district is a step closer to seeing a new primary school built – at no additional cost to the local taxpayers. The N.J. ...



Summer high school sports training: Is it over the top?  The Journal News | LoHud.com

The demands of high school sports have increased. Many teams train all summer, creating problems for kids and coaches who seek vacation time.



Harrison schools chief becomes personnel director to avoid salary cap - nj.com  Hunterdon County Democrat

Former Harrison schools chief James Doran would have had to accept a $72500 pay cut if he remained as the 2400-student district's superintendent.



Princeton Prize in Race Relations honors high school students for promoting understanding, respect  Princeton University

Twenty-eight high school students from around the United States have been named recipients of the 2019 Princeton Prize in Race Relations. The students were ...



Football: Familiar face takes back the reins at Harrison  NJ.com

Coaching high school sports has taken Tom Ferriero all over Hudson County over the past 30 years. Throughout it all, no matter the sport he was coaching or the ...



Noon kickoff set for Ohio State football spring game  The Ohio State University News

The Ohio State University's 2019 LiFESports Spring Game, presented by Nationwide, will kick off at noon on Saturday, April 13, in Ohio Stadium. Parking is free.



Harrison, N.J., Is Back on the Radar  Wall Street Journal

Once known for industry, the town of Harrison, N.J., fell on hard times but new apartment complexes are rising.



Harrison looks to veteran players to lead the way  The Observer Online

The Harrison High School baseball team enjoyed some success a year ago with a roster filled with talented players. Now, a year later, head coach Jairo Mendez ...



Harrison football cruises to 3-0 with 27-0 win over Lyndhurst (with PHOTOS)  NJ.com

HARRISON -- Harrison's strong start to the season has likely taken plenty of people by surprise. But for the players on this Blue Tide team, it was expected.



Former Jersey City councilman to become assistant principal in Harrison  The Jersey Journal - NJ.com

Steve Lipski.JPG Jersey Journal file photoFormer Jersey City councilman Steve Lipski will head to Harrison High School to become an assistant principal.



Harrison soccer standout is Sowe good; position change leads to scoring explosion  The Observer Online

For the first two years of his high school soccer career, Omar Sowe was a standout as a defender, the last line of the Harrison High School defense before the ...



Lucas family legacy lives on with Harrison girls volleyball team  NorthJersey.com

HARRISON – Madison Lucas can count on her father to attend almost every one of her volleyball matches at Harrison High School. The same goes for Kierrah ...



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

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



Harrison's O'Donnell captures Observer Male Athlete of Year  The Observer Online

Harrison High School head football coach Mike Hinchcliffe summed it up perfectly when describing his standout quarterback last season, Mike O'Donnell.



Locals attend, participate in New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade  The Journal News | LoHud.com

New York City held its 258th annual St. Patrick's Day Saturday.



HS football Week 6 hot takes: Brother acts, last-minute wins & more  NJ.com

Big moments from Week 6 of the high school football season.



HS Tennis Preview: Rebuilding Hasbrouck Heights Team Looks To Keep Success On Track  TAPinto.net

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The 2019 version of the Hasbrouck Heights boys tennis team has a tough act to follow, as the 2018 Aviators shared a NJIC ...



Harrison High soccer player Modou Sowe named Star-Ledger 2013 state player of the year  The Jersey Journal - NJ.com

The honors continue to be bestowed on Harrison High School soccer star Modou Sowe, who was named the Star-Ledger state soccer player of the year for 2013 ...



THE ROAD TO SAFETY  The Observer Online

Kearny High School sophomores preparing for their learner's permit test were exposed to a very special lesson guaranteed to drive home the point about being ...



Harrison councilman, 67, dies after five-year battle with cancer  NJ.com

Harrison Councilman Victor Villalta was a man filled with pride in his adopted country, his military *service*, his Peruvian heritage and his family. The Second ...



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 ...



Harrison's O'Donnell leads Blue Tide to 3-0 start  The Observer Online

Don't blink. Don't even look. But believe it or not, the Harrison High School football team is 3-0 for the first time since 1989. The Blue Tide added their third win of ...



U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: 161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars  American Security News

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...



How Hudson County public high schools scored on the SATs  NJ.com

A student looks at questions during a college test preparation class. (AP file photo). The state Department of Education released school by school data on SAT ...



Harrison Teen Turns Heads As Lone Girl On Huskies’ JV Football Team  CBS Local

HARRISON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — From the sidelines to the 50-yard line, a high school student has made a difficult sports transition. “The fact that people told ...



NJ TRANSIT hearing today — PTC could cause more delays at first — GAS TAX likely to rise again  Politico

By Matt Friedman (mfriedman@politico.com; @mattfriedmannj). So you're a New Jersey Republican and you said little to nothing as New Jersey Transit ...



Girls Volleyball: Wood-Ridge gets job done this time around, wins NJIC Tournament (with PHOTOS)  NJ.com

Redemption was all that was on Wood-Ridge's mind as it arrived at Harrison High School on Wednesday. A year ago, it was in the same situation and fell to ...



Open House: After Hard Times, Harrison, N.J., Is Bouncing Back  Wall Street Journal

The once-industrial town of Harrison, N.J., is in the midst of a major redevelopment, with about 700 new residences and a new PATH station.



Andrews named new Kearny football coach  The Observer Online

Stephen Andrews remembers being in seventh grade in the Kearny schools system and being heavily influenced by a teacher and coach. “Coach (Don) ...



What a week for Kearny girls' hoops: Dilone signs and Hill earns Pace Hall of Fame  The Observer Online

It may go down as one of the most storied weeks in the history of Kearny High School girls' basketball. On Wednesday, one of the best players to ever grace the ...



15-year-old girl goes from cheerleader to JV football player  WABC-TV

A 15-year-old girl is making history at a high school in Westchester County, New York.



Harrison softball moves on with new coach Sinprasith  The Observer Online

The Harrison High School softball program and in fact, its entire athletic community, was shaken with the news earlier this year that head coach Carmine Ronga ...



Harrison girls experience growing pains  The Observer Online

The Harrison High School girls' soccer program is in good hands. The Blue Tide has Raphael Viana, a dedicated soccer coach through and through, a former ...



"The Observer Online" featured Pace University's defensive football player Dustin Huseinovic in "Harrison's Huseinovic enjoys great freshman year at Pace"  Pace News

When Dustin Huseinovic decided to take a football scholarship to play for Pace University, the former Harrison High School didn't know what the future held.



Indian-American students among US Presidential Scholars  India New England

Washington– Indian-American students accounted for more than 10 per cent of the 55th class of the 2019 US Presidential Scholars, according to the Department ...



Brother gives Harrison baseball coach Mendez the gift of life  The Observer Online

The former Kearny High School ace pitcher _ who helped to lead the Kardinals to the 2002 NJSIAA Group IV title game _ and former Montclair State standout ...



Ferriero comes home again as Harrison grid coach  The Observer Online

The American novelist Thomas Wolfe once penned a bestselling book entitled “You Can't Go Home Again.” The same cannot be said for another Thomas ...



Confessore calls it a career  The Observer Online

HARRISON –. As one longtime administrator leaves, a new one enters at the Harrison Board of Education. After 43 years with the district, educator Fred ...



Harrison High School football preview 2012  NJ.com

The Harrison High School football team can't go anywhere but up after last season's 0-9 record. Sophomore quarterback Jason Sheppard enters his second ...



2018 Metros: Full list of HS musical award nominations  The Journal News | LoHud.com

Sleepy Hollow High School's production of “Beauty and the Beast” leads the nominees for the 20th annual Metro Awards, the high-school equivalent of the Tony ...



Harrison Councilman Victor Villalta dead at 67  The Observer Online

Victor B. Villalta, a Democrat who for the most part of the last decade served Harrison as Second Ward councilman, died Tuesday, May 24. He was 67.



Blue Tide looks to roll with new coach Hinchcliffe  The Observer Online

Amidst all the turmoil surrounding the hiring and then subsequent dismissal of Tom Ferriero as football coach at Harrison High School, Mike Hinchcliffe ...



Harrison mayoral race to highlight West Hudson elections  Hunterdon County Democrat

Harrison Mayor James A. Fife, who was appointed to his seat by the town's Democratic County Committee in February following the sudden death of Mayor ...



Congrats to newest member of Hudson's 2,000-point club | Jersey Journal editorial  NJ.com

Amanda Ulrich has been a star on the basketball court since her freshman year.



James Fife wins Harrison mayoral election; other results from around Hudson County  The Star-Ledger

Following the sudden death of Harrison Mayor Raymond McDonough in February, James A. Fife was tabbed by the Town Council and a county committee to fill ...



Harrison picks ex-principal Fife to succeed McDonough as mayor  The Jersey Journal

Former Harrison High School Principal James A. Fife was selected by the Harrison Town Council yesterday to succeed Raymond J. McDonough as mayor.



12 Shore Conference football players selected for Mini Max Awards  shoresportsnetwork.com

Twelve Shore Conference football players have been selected as 2018 Mini Max High School award winners.



Which Hudson County high schools have the highest -- and lowest -- graduation rates?  NJ.com

By Patrick Villanova The Jersey Journal. Hudson County's 20-plus public high schools have a range of specialty programs, enrollments, and of course, ...



Harrison mayor swears in student 'mayor'  NJ.com

Harrison mayor swears in student mayor of JA BizTown. (Left to right) Stephanie Karpowicz, Director of JA Capstone Programs; Principal Kevin Stahl, Hamilton ...



Harrison football coach arrested for DWI, other charges  The Observer Online

HARRISON —. The new football coach at Harrison High School was arrested last Friday night and hit with an assortment of charges, including driving while ...



European-like living at Harrison Urby  The Observer Online

HARRISON —. On a beautiful Tuesday morning in September, Ironstate Development and the Pegasus Group cut a ribbon for a grand opening of Harrison Urby, ...



BIG GOOD WOLF  The Observer Online

With all due respect to those who love wolves — if I encounter one in the wilderness (I'd likely be out west — there aren't any here in Jersey) — I am probably ...



Local athletes honored for their sportsmanship; NA's Hutchinson, Lyndhurst's Radigan named ADs of the Year  The Observer Online

WEEHAWKEN – Every year, the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference holds a very unique luncheon honoring the student/athletes who best personified ...



Looking back at 2017  The Observer Online

The calendar year 2017, like most years, saw its share of ups and downs. It saw the untimely and shocking death of Kearny Councilman Jonathan Giordano and ...



Winter workouts begin for Buckeyes  247Sports

Ohio State released its new roster on Friday, and sent out information regarding what the Buckeyes are doing now as part of winter conditioning.



These South Jersey Soccer Players Will Play For The Noreasters  Ocean City, NJ Patch

These South Jersey Soccer Players Will Play For OC - Ocean City, NJ - Check here for the list of South Jersey players that will suit up for the Ocean City ...



Belleville's Castro: The Buccaneers' silent assassin  The Observer Online

A little over a year ago, Hector Castro's mother, Francine Torres, thought it was a wise idea to move her five children from the tough streets of Paterson to ...



Here are Hudson County's top students  NJ.com

These 42 Hudson County students were honored as part of the Hudson County Academic Achievement Recognition Program.



East Brunswick def. Harrison: (High school Boys Volleyball scores and results)  NJ.com

Harrison (11-5):. Rahim Douelfakar 4 kills, 3 blocks, 0 digs, 1 assists, 0 *service* points, 0 aces. Victor Narvaez 0 kills, 0 blocks, 0 digs, 15 assists, 5 *service* points, ...



Harrison native and grid coach Hinchliffe instrumental in field dedication; Late Mets PR director honored with field named in her memory  The Observer Online

LITTLE FERRY – It was a regular day, just another page in the life of Detective Michael Hinchcliffe of the Little Ferry Police Department. Yes, it's the same Mike ...



Garden State of Mind: A photographer finds beauty, and a refuge, in the Meadowlands  NorthJersey.com

Ron Shields, a retired high school principal, paddles the marshes in search of wildlife, and a little peace and quiet.



Edgemont Named 1 Of Best High Schools For 2018: U.S. News  Patch.com

Hudson Valley's Best High Schools 2018: U.S. News - Bronxville-Eastchester, NY - The annual list is out and 25 Hudson Valley schools rank among the Top 100 ...



Hudson County high school graduation photos 2016  NJ.com

High school graduation season in Hudson County is nearly complete as the now graduated seniors can enjoy their summer breaks now that their momentous ...



ESPN unveils 2017 GEICO ESPN High School Football Showcase schedule  USA TODAY High School Sports

ESPN has unveiled its 2017 GEICO ESPN High School Football Showcase Schedule, featuring seven schools currently ranked in the Super 25 football rankings ...



How to enjoy Fleet Week New York on this side of the Hudson  NJ.com

The 2016 Fleet Week Parade of Ships is seen from Liberty State Park in Jersey City heading up the Hudson River. (Reena Rose Sibayan | The Jersey Journal).



Hudson Valley Has 12 U.S. News Best STEM High Schools For 2018  New City, NY Patch

HV Has 12 Best STEM Schools For 2018 - New City, NY - U.S. News ranked the best schools for science, technology, engineering and math in the country.



Mullins named new hoops coach at Harrison  The Observer Online

Bill Mullins had been away from the sport he loves, the game of basketball, for a few years, ever since he resigned after his second stint as the head coach at ...



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