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Book of postcards shows Elizabeth's history, transformation  Union News Daily

ELIZABETH, NJ — Two local history buffs have produced a book that details the city's history through historical postcards to shine a light on aspects of the city ...

Elizabeth High senior seeks seat on school board  Union News Daily

ELIZABETH, NJ — Kason Little hasn't even graduated from Elizabeth High School but he is already seeking a post to help run the district. Little, 18, who ...

Elizabeth High School Student Missing  Springfield, NJ Patch

Elizabeth High School Student Missing - Springfield, NJ - Have you seen Syane Maccioli​? She has been reported missing to the Elizabeth Police Department, ...

Elizabeth High School Ranks Among Top 25 Schools in NJ by NJ Monthly

ELIZABETH, N.J. - Elizabeth High School (EHS), is ranked among the top 25 schools in the state according to the rankings published by New Jersey Monthly.

Security increased at Elizabeth schools after social media threat  News 12 New Jersey

Security at all Elizabeth city schools was increased Wednesday after a suspected threat was posted on social media.

Breaking News: Internet Threat Made on Elizabeth High School - Mayor Says Authorities are Investigating

ELIZABETH, NJ - A message posted on a social media site late Tuesday evening threatened a possible shooting on Wednesday afternoon at the Elizabeth High ...

Union County Recognizes 50 Years Since Stonewall Uprising and Vows Commitment to Support Equality and Inclusion

Union County, NJ — Today marks 50 years since the start of the uprising at the Stonewall Inn that sparked the modern gay rights movement.

The top 50 high schools in N.J.'s new rating system

It's might not be perfect, and it's not exactly popular, but it's the closest thing New Jersey has to an official list of its top schools. The state last week released its ...

Where did your high school rank in New Jersey?  Daily Record

U.S. News and World Report released its annual ranking of high schools.

What's Happening Elizabeth: Events for the Week of June 17 through June 23

ELIZABETH, NJ – Here's what is happening in and around the City of Elizabeth for the week of June 17 through June 23.

18-Year Old Elizabeth Student Advocate Little Running for School Board  InsiderNJ

Student advocate Kason Little is running for a seat on the Elizabeth Board of Education. A senior at Elizabeth High School, 18, Little has a platform of ...

Union County Vows Commitment to Support Equality and Inclusion

Union County, NJ — Today marks 50 years since the start of the uprising at the Stonewall Inn that sparked the modern gay rights movement.

Phil Colicchio notches win in debut at No. 9 Elizabeth in dramatic fashion (PHOTOS)

In Phil Colicchio's debut as head coach of his alma mater, Elizabeth High School, it only seemed fitting that Brenden Kelly played the role of hero. After all ...

Boys Volleyball: No. 18 Jefferson tops Scotch Plains-Fanwood, wins Elizabeth Tournament

The fourth Elizabeth Tournament was held on Saturday and 12 teams made an appearance at Elizabeth High School. In the end, Jefferson, No. 18 in the ...

What's Happening Elizabeth: Events for the week of April 8, – APRIL 14

ELIZABETH, NJ – Here's what is happening in and around the City of Elizabeth for the week of April 8, – APRIL 14.

Students accused of changing grades  My9NJ

After students at an Elizabeth high school were accused of hacking into the computer system to change grades, Monica Guy talked to teens.

See if your school made the list of the top high schools in New Jersey

Bergen County had a strong showing in the annual ranking of high schools released by U.S. News and World Report.

Elizabeth Woman is the Newly Crowned 2019 Miss Global New Jersey

ELIZABETH, NJ - Kiana Dominique Harris of Elizabeth, is the newly crowned 2019 Miss Global New Jersey and will represent the state at the Miss Global United ...

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.

Threats on Halloween prompt Paterson schools, at least 2 other districts, to increase security

Police are investigating social media threats targeting several New Jersey and Pennsylvania school districts. As a result of these threats, students at more than ...

New Elizabeth High School – Frank J. Cicarell Academy Opens with Dedication Ceremony

ELIZABETH, NJ – There may not have been 76 trombones, but the Elizabeth High School band was certainly present when the new Elizabeth High School ...

Elizabeth LB Jesiah West drawing comparisons to former Knight Khaseem Greene | Could have FBS future

Elizabeth (N.J.) senior linebacker Jesiah West loves to run and hit. Add that to his great length and athleticism, as he stands 6-4, 200 pounds, and you have a ...

Elizabeth High School to split into six different schools in September  The Star-Ledger -

Elizabeth High School's 5300 students will be divided into six schools in September to alleviate overcrowding in the biggest school in New Jersey.

Elizabeth High School ranked among top 100 in nation

Elizabeth High School - Frank J. Cicarell Academy was ranked among the top 100 high schools in the United States as part of's The 100 ...

Beat the Winter Doldrums with An Afternoon of Exciting Basketball at Hoops to End Homelessness January 19

ELIZABETH, NJ – Swish, Slam, Dunk … the 25th Annual Hoops to End Homelessness Charity Basketball Games is coming Saturday, January 19, beginning at 3 ...

Elizabeth High School Ranked No. 1 in State for Fourth Straight Year by Washington Post

ELIZABETH, NJ – The Washington Post has voted Elizabeth High School as the No. 1 most challenging high school in New Jersey for the fourth consecutive ...

Two Elizabeth High School Grads Sign NFL Contracts

ELIZABETH, NJ – The city of Elizabeth is sending two more of its native sons to the National Football League when Philip Walker signed a contract the ...

'EHS' Snapchat threat referencing shooting is spreading

New Jersey and Maryland districts join the investigation, as well as the East Penn District in Lehigh County.

Elizabeth rookie cop charged with sexual assault  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

ELIZABETH — A city police officer was charged by a grand jury on Friday with sexual assault while off duty. Samaad I. Bethea, 22, is charged with ...

The Top New Jersey Public High Schools 2018  New Jersey Monthly

There is a new number 1 high school in New Jersey. Dr. Ronald McNair Academic High School of Jersey City leaped 64 places to finish at the apex of the 2018 ...

Elizabeth High School Students Celebrate Prom Night

ELIZABETH, NJ – It was another rite of passage for soon-to-be graduates of Elizabeth, Prom Night 2016. All over the city, young people dressed in their finest ...

Former Elizabeth High School Head Football Coach Files Lawsuit Charging Wrongful Termination

ELIZABETH, NJ – Former Elizabeth High School Head Football Coach John C. Quinn has filed a lawsuit charging that the Board of Education violated his First ...

Union Man, Columbia High School Teacher Charged with Child Pornography

UNION, NJ – An astronomy and physics teacher from Columbia High School in Maplewood was arrested and charged with third-degree possession of child ...

Interactive Map: 2018 Graduation Rate, NJ's Best in Recent Years  NJ Spotlight

The rate rose for almost every category of graduate. And, after years of not reporting data by gender, 2018 results show girls graduated at higher rate than boys.

Shocker: Basketball coaching power Phil Colicchio leaves Linden for his roots

The next time Phil Colicchio's basketball team does battle on the court bearing his name, it will be executing his plays inside enemy territory. But more on that in ...

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 ...

N.J. hall of fame coach files lawsuit against former employer, claims racial discrimination  USA TODAY High School Sports

Plainfield (N.J.) High School Athletics Director John Quinn, a New Jersey Football Coaches Association and NJSIAA Hall of Fame inductee, has filed a federal ...

Even this NJ city's high school football is political — and racial — lawsuit says  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

It's the latest accusation of political impropriety against a school board in a city known for its rough-and-tumble school politics.

Billionaire remembers his Elizabeth high school with $250K donation

Chuck Feeney grew up in Elizabeth, then went on to become a billionaire businessman, but never forget his high school.

Video: A Rainbow Flag Flies High Once Again at the Union County Courthouse in Support of LGBTQ Pride Month

ELIZABETH, NJ - The rainbow flag, a symbol of pride and independence, flies high once again at the Union County Courthouse in recognition of June as LGBTQ ...

Elizabeth High School prom 2015 (PHOTOS)

Elizabeth High School held its 2015 prom Wednesday night at the Westmount Country Club in Woodland Park.

Former standout football player killed in Elizabeth

The shooting occurred in a busy area of the city's downtown, just blocks from police headquarters and city hall.

Newark High School Ranked in the Top Five in New Jersey

A Newark charter high school has landed at the top of a national ranking that measures how many students take rigorous, college-level Advanced Placement ...

Elizabeth High School prom photos 2012  The Star-Ledger -

Students from Elizabeth High School celebrated their senior prom Thursday night, May 17.

Elizabeth senior prom photos 2014  Hunterdon County Democrat

Among the prom-goers were students from Elizabeth High School, Admiral William Halsey Academy, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy, Dwyer ...

A dismissed gun charge still haunts former NFL player. Now he's pushing to get a law changed

At the age of 29, Khaseem Greene, a former NFL linebacker and Rutgers All-America, thought he'd be in his prime playing on the turf. However, the former ...

NJ boys hoops: Ranney passes first test vs. Don Bosco Prep, more on horizon  Asbury Park Press

With Florida commit Scottie Lewis and Villanova-bound Bryan Antoine in tow, the Ranney School is playing an ambitious schedule.

NJ Has 103 Of Americas Best High Schools In 2018, US News Says  Toms River, NJ Patch

NJ Has 103 Of America's Best High Schools In 2018 - Toms River, NJ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

U.S. News Ranks Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School No 50 in NJ; VoTech Schools in Top 10

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- U.S. News came out with its highly anticipated annual rankings of Best High Schools in America on Tuesday.

Gay Pride Month 2019: A guide to LGBT Pride celebrations across N.J.

Throughout June, cities all over the U.S. will celebrate strides made by LGBT community members. And New Jersey plans some celebrations of its own.

NJ has five of nation's top high schools, US News says

U.S. News & World Report released its 2018 rankings of the Best High Schools in the nation on Wednesday, and five New Jersey schools made the Top 100 ...

No Access-Elizabeth High School Bathrooms Locked Parents Outraged

ELIZABETH, NJ—Parents and students in Elizabeth public schools are concerned about an issue they say is going unchecked and could pose a hazard to their ...

Elizabeth breaks ground on new $55M School No. 22

ELIZABETH -- State and local employees put the shovel in the ground Thursday for a $55 million school that will move students out of a shared space and into a ...

Scenes from the Scotch Plains Fire Dept.'s 150th Anniversary Parade

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Fire Department celebrated its 150th anniversary with the help of firefighters and vehicles from across Union County ...

Heading Back Home: Phil Colicchio Returns to Hometown Elizabeth HS, Leaves Linden with Remarkable Legacy

LINDEN/ELIZABETH, NJ- Phil Colicchio turned Linden into a powerhouse program throughout his tenure at the helm of the varsity basketball team in his 21 ...

Drinking water tests reveal high lead levels in Elizabeth schools; district says filters installed  New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

ELIZABETH, N.J. – Documents obtained by PIX11 show that about a third of all Elizabeth school buildings where the drinking water was tested came back ...

Madison Director of Athletics Sean Dowling Honored as Athletic Director of Year Yet Position Will be Eliminated in New Budget

MADISON, NJ - Madison district's Director of Athletics Sean Dowling had a head-spinning week in March: on March 14 he was honored as the Athletic Director ...

Elizabeth gifted and talented school earns National Blue Ribbon School designation  Hunterdon County Democrat

ELIZABETH — Federal education officials designated the William F. Halloran Gifted and Talented School No. 22 as a National Blue Ribbon School, one of 337 ...

New Jets coach Todd Bowles described as a coach on the field during high school days in Elizabeth, New Jersey  New York Daily News

The roots of Todd Bowles' coaching career aren't that far from the Jets' complex in New Jersey, at Elizabeth High School.

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 ...

#RethinkSchool: Reconnecting with What Matters Most - Blog  U.S. Department of Education

On the Back to School tour, Deputy Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid Kathleen Smith met some hard-working, caring financial aid administrators, ...

How big is too big? NJ's 25 largest high schools

New Jersey's largest high school plans to add another 1200 students, making it one of the largest in the country.

The Week Ahead: Jan. 6-12, 2019 - MyVeronaNJ  My veronanj

The first Board of Education meeting for 2019 will be held on Tuesday, and it will be the first meeting for Timothy Alworth and Pamela Priscoe, who were elected ...

NJ's hardest-to-get-into public high schools, explained

This story is part of "N.J.'s hardest-to-get-into high schools," an NJ Advance Media special report on the rise of specialized public high schools for top students ...

School 22 in Elizabeth named National Title 1 Distinguished School

The National Title I Association announced that William F. Halloran School No. 22 has been named a National Title I Distinguished School by the New Jersey ...

John Quinn out as Elizabeth football coach, replaced by ex-Rutgers LB Jamil Jackson

John Quinn was ousted as Elizabeth High School's head football coach at an Elizabeth Board of Education meeting on Thursday night and replaced by ...

Could Naseem Daniels be Elizabeth's next FBS recruit?

Elizabeth (N.J.) high school is known for pumping out athletes, some of which earn opportunities at the FBS level of play. The latest is Jahmin Muse who signed ...

NJ high school football coach fired for race, politics, lawsuit claims

John Quinn was removed from the head coach position at Elizabeth High School and replaced by the brother of a former school board candidate.

Two Cranford Schools Among Those Receiving Union County Garden Grants

CRANFORD – Union County kids will get a chance to dig in the dirt thanks to the UC Board of Chosen Freeholders. In total, 82 garden projects in 16 ...

Former football player fatally shot in Elizabeth was a 'natural leader'

Michael Eargle, 28, was killed Tuesday in broad daylight on a residential street.

Residents Call for Input in Naming of New School at Board of Education Meeting

ELIZABETH, NJ – The new high school, the Academy of Finance, dominated the public portion of the Board of Education meeting last night, April 13, as several ...

Ex-coach files civil rights suit  Union News Daily

ELIZABETH, NJ — A former Elizabeth High School football coach has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey against ...

How Did I Get Here? Tom Colicchio  Bloomberg

Restaurateur and head Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio didn't last long as an ice cream scooper.

These are NJ's top 25 high schools, US News says

Three New Jersey high schools rank among America's 100 best, according to the new ranking.

These are NJ's top 23 high schools, as rated by US News

By Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media. Twenty three of America's top 500 public high schools are in New Jersey, including five that rank among the top 100, ...

Boys sports are ready to hit the fields — and the court  The Dialog

A few games were played despite the inclement weather last Friday and Saturday, just enough to whet the appetite of the high school sports fan. The action ...

Elizabeth High School marching band wins national championship  The Star-Ledger -

A creative approach allowed the band to pull out a win at the competition, held in Allentown, PA.

These Are The Most Challenging High Schools In NJ, According To The Washington Post

Most Challenging NJ High Schools - Westfield, NJ - The Washington Post has released its 2017 list of the Most Challenging High Schools in the U.S. Here are ...

How to get your kid a seat in one of NJ's hardest-to-get-into high schools

They are called "magnet schools," "high tech high schools" and "career academies." Getting in isn't easy in many counties.

Jets coach Todd Bowles tells Elizabeth grads to remember their roots (PHOTOS)

ELIZABETH -- When Todd Bowles, now the head coach of the New York Jets, was a senior at Elizabeth High School, he started slacking off in class once he got ...

Thousands of Students from Hundreds of NJ Schools Protest Gun Violence  NJ Spotlight

Using social-media savvy, young activists get the message out to peers, press, and politicians. And it won't end here, they pledge.

The top 50 high schools in NJ, according to the state's new ratings

For the first time, New Jersey rated each public high school on a scale of 0-100. See which schools cracked the top 50.

Report on Elizabeth school board notes key successes in district  The Star-Ledger -

elizabeth-school-board-free-lunches.JPG Andrew Mills/The Star-LedgerAn exterior shot of the Donald Stewart Center for Early Childhood Education School, ...

A record $35K awarded To Elizabeth H.S. seniors

Twenty deserving graduates from Elizabeth High School received a record total of $35000 from The Albert & Louise Davis Scholarship Fund of the Rotary Club ...

4 Inspiring Urban School Success Stories  New Jersey Monthly

These exceptional high schools provide a road map for teaching inner-city kids.

Elizabeth students stay fit with help from Jets

Elizabeth Public Schools launched the New York Jets' PLAY 60 program with a kickoff event at the Elizabeth High School Dunn Sports Center.

Victim in fatal Elizabeth crash was dedicated rapper, mom says

Jeffrey Oakley, 24, was killed when a trucker struck his car after a police chase early Saturday.

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 ...

Edison man, 20, charged in murder of former star football player

ELIZABETH -- A 20-year-old Edison man has been charged with the April murder of Michael Eargle, a 28-year-old Elizabeth resident and former star football ...

8 Union County high schools made US News Top 50

Elizabeth High School and the Union County Magnet High School in Scotch Plains were ranked 10th and 11th in the state by U.S. News and World Report.

Jets head coach Todd Bowles gets his hometown field named in his honor

ELIZABETH -- The city's waterfront football field has been renamed in honor of Todd Bowles, an Elizabeth native-turned-Super Bowl champion who has come to ...

2nd Annual Union County LGBTQ PRIDE Flag Raising Ceremony

ELIZABETH, NJ - Union County Freeholders Rebecca Williams and Sergio Granados joined Union County Office of LGBTQ Affairs Coordinator Danni Newbury, ...

NJ wrestling: Kyle Epperly, Dean Peterson win titles at Sam Cali Tournament  Asbury Park Press

Two Shore Conference wrestlers won championships their respective weight classes Sunday at the tough Sam Cali Tournament at West Orange High School.

Westfield High School Ranked Among The Best In The U.S.  Westfield, NJ Patch

Westfield High School Ranked Among Best In The US - Westfield, NJ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Boys Football: Franklin Warriors Defeat Elizabeth 28-21

SOMERSET, NJ - Solid defense and a strong ground game powered the Warriors to their first win of the season over Elizabeth High School 28-21, Friday Night ...

Grand jury indicts Edison man in killing of Elizabeth football player

ELIZABETH -- A grand jury has handed down an indictment of a 20-year-old Edison man previously charged in the killing of a former star football player at ...

Elizabeth Board of Education race: six candidates, two different visions  Hunterdon County Democrat

Two slates of three candidates each, representing different political factions in Elizabeth, are seeking to fill seats on the city's Board of Education.

Former Elizabeth football coach John Quinn now Plainfield Supervisor of Athletics

After being controversially removed as Elizabeth High School's head football coach this summer, John Quinn has landed at a new school in a different role.

How to Keep Your Car Cool on Hot Summer Days

Get a windshield sunshade fit for your car. Although a custom fit may cost more, it is well worth the money. Make sure to get a shade that is highly reflective in ...

Union County to host LGBTQ flag-raising ceremony

Raising the rainbow flag at the County Courthouse is a significant symbol of inclusion and support for the equal rights of LGBTQ people in Union County.

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