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Re-Elect Sondra Fechtner to Watchung Hills Regional High School Board of Education

Sondra Fechtner:  Watchung Candidate for Watchung Hills Regional High School Board of Education

WHRHS Board of Education member for over 30 years

WHRHS  recipient of honor of first Hall of Fame

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Major accomplishments on board: hiring of 5 superintendents, creating robotics program, changing study of Home Economics to Culinary Arts, eliminating outlived programs such as keyboarding

Long time resident of Watchung with career of Volunteerism along with my family

Four sons, graduates of WHRHS who all are now practicing medical doctors

Presently Board member of Watchung Board of Adjustment

Past member of Watchung Planning Board

Past member of PTO Watchung Schools

Supporter of Watchung Art Center, Friends of the Library, Holocaust Memorial, Rescue Squad, Volunteer Fire Dep’t

Graduate of University of Delaware

Teacher in North Plainfield

Knowledge of our school and experience with our teenagers

And from fellow board member Barry Hunsinger: Re-Elect Sondra Fechtner to Watchung Hills Board of Education

https://www.tapinto.net/towns/north-plainfield-slash-green-brook-slash-watchung/articles/re-elect-sondra-fechtner-to-watchung-hills-board

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Attend North Plainfield BOE Meeting Wednesday in Support of Dr. McLaughlin

November 13, 2017

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Annual Turkey Drive To Help Provide For New Jersey's Hungry

November 16, 2017

HILLSIDE, NJ – Close to 300,000 New Jersey children face hunger every day. Many of their families don’t have the means to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner – turkey, stuffing and all. To ensure food-insecure people across the state have what they need to share a holiday meal, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey has been purchasing thousands of turkeys and will gather even ...

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Middlesex Public Library Community Room, Middlesex

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Sat, November 18, 9:00 AM

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2017 Holiday Craft and Vendor Fair

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Sat, November 18, 1:00 PM

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Thanksgiving Community Dinner

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Sat, December 2, 9:00 AM

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Parents and their children are invited to ...