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November 27, 2021

HAZLET, NJ - Hazlet schools continues to report low Covid-19 numbers according to the local school Superintendent, Dr. Scott Ridley. He also gave a shout-out to the number of athletic competitions and after-school activities going on as further evidence of a resumption of normal life for Hazlet ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ —  If you thought that discussions about masturbation with fifth graders and anal sex with eighth graders were off limits in school, you haven't been paying attention. That's a small part of sweeping sexual education planned for young learners in 2022 in New Jersey. Middletown's ...

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David Burke visits culinary kitchen classroom at Culinary Education Center.  ASBURY PARK, NJ - On October 19, at the Culinary Education Center located in Asbury Park, the students had a surprise visit from the 'rock star' of the culinary world; Celebrity Chef, David Burke. As the Brookdale ...

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Oak Hill Academy, located in Lincroft, NJ, is dedicated to a traditional, challenging, and caring learning environment that encourages comprehensive thought processes and deep understandings; thus promoting the wholesome intellectual, emotional, moral, and physical lifetime growth of our ...

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Monmouth County, NJ - Brookdale Community College will hold a Fall Open House on Sunday, October 17, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Lincroft campus.  Open House is an excellent way for prospective students and their families to learn more about Brookdale's opportunities and pathways to ...

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RED BANK, NJ: “We have learned that to win the fight against addiction, we must reach our kids before they try drugs… and that means connecting with our children when they are young. To save lives, we are focused on education and prevention in their early, critical years. Our new name and logo ...

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September means back to school. The fall of 2021 can be an exciting time for parents, teachers and students, many of whom have not attended school in person for a year or more.  In certain cases, children have experienced learning challenges during the pandemic. Has your child been having ...

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Rolling test results are expected to be concluded by next Tuesday. All buildings included. "We won't open our doors unless we get the okay and know it's safe for our students." stated Walker MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Middletown Public Schools has expanded the review for mold to all buildings in the ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Summer is getting an extension in Middletown but not quite for the reasons one would expect. An investigation by one of the districts environmental consultants determined that there was some surface mold in several classrooms.  In a letter, Superintendent Mary Walker wrote,  "I ...

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Left to Right:  William Paterson Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Joshua Powers, seated, President, Dr. Richard J. Helldobler next to Brookdale's President, Dr. David Stout, and standing, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Matthew Reed. Monmouth County, NJ - ...

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Above photo: Left to Right:  William Paterson Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Joshua Powers, seated, President, Dr. Richard J. Helldobler next to Brookdale's President, Dr. David Stout, and standing, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Matthew Reed Monmouth ...

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    HAZLET, NJ - Hazlet schools are now in overdrive in the planning for reopening. The Superintendent, who regularly communicates in letter and video messages, has kept the parents informed as they await the first day of school. See above for newest video. The planning for the new ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Things have gotten a bit personal in Middletown. The Middletown Board of Education was planning to pass a policy this week, tailored to a recent Executive Order 251 by the Governor, local resident Phil Murphy. The policy planned out the new school year in terms of masking and other ...

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HAZLET, NJ - Executive Order 251 by Governor Murphy is forcing all students to wear masks in the upcoming school year.  This has not escaped the notice of the Hazlet School Superintendent. The order, a mask mandate for schools, went into effect Monday. Dr. Scott Ridley, Superintendent of Hazlet ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - "Come See Us!" That's the message the Holmdel Board of Education has sent to Governor Phil Murphy in regard to his new mask mandate for children in K-12 schools. Murphy, who is away on vacation in Italy, recently ordered that schools begin with masks on children's faces. This ...

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MONMOUTH, NJ - It is perhaps no great surprise that Boards of Education across the area are beginning to speak up on new mask mandates from Governor Murphy - who is currently vacationing at his mansion in Italy. The executive order changed masks from optional in schools to mandatory -  to ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Schools will not be requiring masks on children's faces in school in September. This is not what the teacher's union representatives want, however.  In a discussion point during the Wednesday BOE report of the Superintendent, parents were advised that masks are optional ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey was ranked as the country's third best school system in America, according to personal finance website WalletHub's annual list States with the Best and Worst School Systems. Only two states Massachusetts (No.1) and Connecticut (No. 2)  ranked higher New Jersey. New York ...

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" 'I Am Daphne' is an inspiring book for anyone who has ever felt less than, and encourages children (and adults!) to embrace what makes them unique, through harnessing the power that lies within. " Author, Daniella Appolonia.  Photo above: Daniella Appolonia, holding her book "I Am Daphne", ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Area schools are set to get a safety boost according to the Murphy administration. Fundjng has been recommended to the Legislature for allocation to Holmdel, Hazlet, Keyport and Colts Neck as follows: Holmdel - $170,336 Keyport - $57,128 Hazlet - $158,776 Colts Neck - ...

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KEYPORT, NJ - The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony celebrates success in Keyport Schools. Keyport Schools representatives kicked it off with a pledge of allegiance and a few remarks. "Good evening everyone thank you for coming out on this Friday night is a great honor to welcome all of ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - Great things are happening at Brookdale Community College as the College announces new officers of the Brookdale Foundation Board of Trustees. Also in the news are two upcoming events to support the foundation. According to news released issued by the Foundation, "The ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ – An innovative program that expresses the connectivity between Monmouth County and the relationship with its government was on display recently. According to news released by the county, top officials were involved in a county wide poster contest. Monmouth County’s Constitutional ...

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See list of graduates beneath article:  Monmouth County, NJ - Imagine being a high school student and celebrating your college graduation!  That was the case with several High school students throughout Monmouth County, including several from Keyport High School and Raritan High School in ...

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Learning Never Stops! As we wrap up the school year, the buzz of excitement about the summer months gets louder every day. Students are excited about ...

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HAZLET, NJ - The issue of Critical Race Theory has overtaken some media outlets of late. In Hazlet, social media concerns have resulted in a district response. "We share the following district update to hopefully clarify some misconceptions and inaccuracies that have gathered force through ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Schools join rapidly growing list of mask optional districts, plans for same in September Starting  Wednesday, June 16, Holmdel Schools students and staff will have the option of not wearing a mask on a school bus or in schools.  This lifting of restrictions on mask wearing ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - For folks who believe that children should not have to wear masks in schools, this was a big week. Parents in Middletown received news that they have the option of no longer wearing a mask inside the buildings. Middletown's schools are air-conditioned, similar to other schools ...

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PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE ANNOUNCES  2021 RISING STAR AWARD WINNERS Presented by the Investors Foundation   (Millburn, NJ) June 7, 2021 —The 2021 Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards Presented by the Investors Foundation took place on Monday, June 7, featuring performances from schools ...

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LINCROFT, NJ: For the second year in a row, Brookdale Community College celebrated the success of its graduates with drive-thru commencement ceremonies, May 13 and 14. “Commencement 2021 was one for the record books,” said Yesenia Madas, associate vice president of student affairs at Brookdale.

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