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Four Teachers to Retire this Year from Watchung Hills

May 28, 2017

WARREN, NJ - Four teachers will be retiring this year from Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS).

The retirees are: Physics Teacher Dr. Georgia Fisanick, who started at WHRHS in 2004; English Teacher Kim Gajewski, who started at WHRHS in 1980; Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher Julie Jaran, who started at WHRHS in 2009; and Guidance ...

North Plainfield’s Kisling, Sajjad Awarded TAPinto Scholarship

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – North Plainfield High School (NPHS) seniors Victoria Kisling and Amaiana Sajjad were recognized last week for their efforts and dedication to completing an internship with TAPinto North Plainfield.

At a special scholarship dinner held May 26 at the River View Banquet Center in Berkeley Heights, Kisling and Sajjad each received a $750 scholarship from ...

North Plainfield High School Holds 3rd Annual Creative Writing Show

(Editor’s Note: Amaiana Sajjad is a senior at North Plainfield High School and an intern for TAPinto North Plainfield.) 

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – North Plainfield High School’s (NPHS) 3rd Annual Creative Writing Show took place on May 19 in the school’s library. The title of the show, “When Artists Collide,” was suggested by junior Adriana Rojas and ...

Green Brook, Warren and Watchung SCVTHS Students Excel in 2017 National Spanish Exam

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – A number of students at the Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School, including some from Green Brook, Warren and Watchung were awarded medals for results on the National Spanish Examinations.

The National Spanish Examinations (NSE) presented by The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese are a “motivational contest to ...

Watchung Hills Board Members Recognized for Service, Next Meeting Tuesday, May 23

WARREN, NJ - Two members of the Watchung Hills Board of Education were recently recognized for their service. Sondra Fechtner was recognized for 35 years of service to the Watchung Hills school district and Dr. Gregory Przybylski,  was recognized for 10 years of service to the Warren Township Schools and Watchung Hills school districts.

Business Administrator Timothy Stys, Board ...

Achievement Coach Grant Awarded to North Plainfield School District for Second Year

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield School District has won the Achievement Coach grant for a second consecutive year.

The North Plainfield School District was recognized last week for its Achievement Coach program during the State Board of Education’s Special Recognition Ceremony. This annual program spotlights outstanding achievements by districts, schools and ...

Watchung Hills Municipal Alliance Hosts "Hidden In Plain Sight" Learn Where Drugs & Alcohol May be Hidden In Your Home

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional Municipal Alliance (WHRMA) is hosting a free event, "Hidden In Plain Sight," on Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Watchung Hills Regional High School, 108 Stirling Road, Warren - Room 105 to learn where drugs and alcohol may be hidden in your home.

 

The targeted audiences are parents and care ...

New Shuttle Service from North Plainfield to Raritan Valley Community College Begins May 30

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Some 300 North Plainfield residents enrolled at Raritan Valley Community College soon will have a new way to reach the Branchburg campus.

After re-examining ridership numbers, public demand and resources, the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the county Transportation Division have announced that the CAT-2R (Community Access Transit) shuttle route ...

Remembering the Berlin Airlift: Historic Flight Set for New York City to Farmingdale New Jersey

Nearly seventy years later and 4,000 miles away, one of history's greatest humanitarian efforts is about to remembered in New Jersey.

For almost precisely 15 years, the world's last remaining Boeing C-97 aircraft -- a Cold War workhorse linked to the famed Berlin Airlift in 1948-49 -- has sat idle, undergoing repairs and retrofits, overhauls and maintenance in a hangar at Floyd ...

Six to Be Inducted to Watchung Hills Hall of Fame in Warren Friday

WARREN, NJ -  Six alumni or staff will be inducted as the Class of 2017 members of the Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Hall of Fame at 7 p.m., Friday, May 12, at the school’s Performing Arts Center.

The general public is invited to attend the ceremony. Tickets are $20, and may be purchased at the high school or at the door on the evening of the ...

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Harry Potter Parody Raconteur Show at the Scotch Plains Public Library

May 26, 2017

​On Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7:30 pm, in honor of the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, join the library staff for “Harry Potter, A Staged Radio Parody”​ led by Raconteur Radio.

Raconteur Radio stages theatrical presentations of vintage radio plays, classic works of literature, and pop culture parodies for live ...