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Livingston Teen Launches STEM-Based Initiative for Underprivileged Children

December 16, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A Livingston teenager is hoping to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) among underprivileged children through an initiative she started called Techshare Project.

Molly Cantillon, a sophomore at Newark Academy with an entrepreneurial spirit, launched Techshare Project after visiting her grandfather's hometown in rural China, where she ...

Livingston Board Approves Partial School Day for Dec. 21, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston students will now be dismissed on a partial-day schedule on Friday, Dec. 21m after the Livingston Board of Education voted on Monday to amend this year’s academic calendar.

Students will now be dismissed as follows on that date:
Elementary schools:  12:15 p.m.
Middle schools:  12:45 p.m.
Livingston High School:  12:00 p.m.

As ...

Cultural Trends Inform New Livingston High School Courses Proposed for 2019-20

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Livingston Public Schools’ (LPS) Natalie Topylko, director of curriculum, instruction, testing, data and accountability, and Marybeth Kopacz, director of curriculum, instruction and professional development, co-presented at this week’s Livingston Board of Education (LBOE) meeting on 11 new high school-level courses being proposed for the 2019-2020 school ...

Livingston Public Schools to Host Public Forum on Superintendent Search

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston Public Schools (LPS) is looking to the community to provide feedback on what the public would like to see in the district’s next superintendent.

In order to solicit feedback on the traits and characteristics the Livingston Board of Education should be looking for during the selection process, the district is hosting a public forum on Monday, Dec. 17 ...

Livingston Students Hand-Make 30 Hats to be Donated to Newborns

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of the Livingston High School (LHS) Future Physicians and Nurses Club and the LHS Crochet and Knitting Club as well as some LHS staff members recently crocheted and knitted 30 little red hats to donate to “Little Hats, Big Hearts,” an annual drive conducted by the American Heart Association.

The hand-made “tiny toppers” will be ...

Livingston Residents Launch "Livingston Meets" Initiative

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The first of a series of sessions hosted by “Livingston Meets,” a newly formed community initiative aimed at professional and personal development for Livingston community members, will be held on Wednesday evening with a focus on the basics of estate and retirement planning.

Livingston Meets was born out of a discussion between Livingston residents Sudeep ...

Livingston Recovers From Nightmare November Nor'easter

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Despite responding to 31 motor vehicle accidents and 61 calls from stranded motorists in addition to delivering pizzas to the middle schools, where many students remained stranded until late Thursday night, members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD), Livingston Fire Department (LFD) and Livingston First Aid Squad announced on Friday that there were no injuries ...

Livingston Superintendent Describes Experience of Thursday Snowstorm

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the aftermath of Thursday night’s snowstorm, Livingston Interim Superintendent of Schools James O’Neill said that Thursday night was one of the most difficult he has had in more than 40 years of working in education. He provided the following statement about his experience:

“It was difficult because I always feel personally responsible for ...

Livingston Speech and Debate Team Turns in Award-Winning Presentations

RIDGE, NJ — the Livingston High School Forensics Speech and Debate Team came away with nine awards, including the fourth place team sweepstakes trophy, from the second Newark CFL tournament for the season at Ridge High School on Saturday.

The following students won awards:

Jaina Jallow, First Place in Varsity Declamation

Bela Battu, First Place in JV Oral ...

Save $100 on Huntington Learning Center's Academic Evaluation

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Huntington Learning Center in Livingston is offering academic evaluations with a $100 discount simply by claiming a coupon on its website.

At Huntington Learning Center (25 W. Northfield Road), experienced tutors tailor test prep and teaching styles to meet the unique needs of each student for results that rank among the best in the tutoring and test prep industry.

If your ...

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Local Family Wins $3,000 from Huntington Learning Center

December 17, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ -- A local family recently was awarded $3,000 simply by entering a contest in which they provided a referral.

The family of Brielle Schwartz won the Huntington Learning Center Referral Contest earlier this fall.

Located at 25 W. Northfield Road, Livingston, the Huntington Learning Center prides itself on a high-quality tutoring program, and rewards those willing to ...