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Watchung Borough Council Recognizes Watchung Hills Senior Julia Cunningham, Proclaims April 19 Julia Cunningham Day

April 21, 2018

WATCHUNG, NJ - Watchung resident and Watchung Hills Regional High School graduating senior, Julia Cunningham was recognized at a special meeting of the Watchung Borough council Thursday. 

Councilman Bill Nehls praised Cunningham, “ as probably one of the best basketball players in the state,” and “an inspiration for girls in the seventh and eighth grades, ...

WHRHS Softball: Watchung Hills Rolls Over Ridge, 10-1

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Robin McCabe struck out 13 and allowed just one run on five hits to lead the Watchung Hills softball team over Ridge on Wednesday, 10-1. 

“It was a huge win today,” said WHRHS assistant coach Jeff Dealaman. “Our girls were fired up coming into the game as it was our last game before the county seeding meeting tonight and it was against a ...

North Plainfield Baseball: Weyand Shuts Out South Hunterdon, 4-0

LAMBERTVILLE, NJ -Bruce Weyand went 3-for-3 with a solo home run, two RBI, and two runs scored, and he pitched a complete game shutout, to lead North Plainfield over South Hunterdon on Tuesday, 4-0.

Weyand allowed just one hit and one walk while striking out 11. Antwan Barbour went 2-for-3 for North Plainfield. The Canucks improve to 3-2 and next play at Manville on Thursday.

North Plainfield Baseball and Softball: Canucks Shut Out Rutgers Prep, Fall to Gill St. Bernard’s in Eight

SOMERSET, NJ - Ann Joseph went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBIs and Ayah Elsais went 4-for-4 with an RBI to lead the North Plainfield softball team over Rutgers Prep on Thursday, 10-0. 

The North Plainfield softball team is now 1-2 and next plays Edison on Saturday.

In baseball, AJ Donofrio won the game for Gill St. Bernard's in the bottom of the eighth with a ...

WHRHS Baseball: Watchung Hills Tops Morristown, 6-3

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Senior Joe Blajsa picked up his first win of the season and Kevin Badger went 4-for-4 with a run scored, a stolen base and one RBI to lead Watchung Hills over Morristown on Wednesday, 6-3.

Blajsa pitched six and 2/3 innings allowing only six hits, striking out five and walking one. Junior Ben Ant came in for the strikeout save to pick up his ...

WHRHS Boys Lacrosse: Watchung Hills Coasts Past New Providence, 10-3

WARREN, NJ - Connor James scored a hat trick to lead the Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team over New Providence on Thursday, 10-3.

Spencer Bokach made two saves in goal for Watchung Hills.

”It was a complete team effort and a great way to close out an early stretch of non-conference games as we prepare for a difficult Skyland Conference schedule,” said WHRHS head coach ...

North Plainfield School District Jumps 40 percent, Passes New Jersey Department of Education QSAC Instruction and Program

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -  The North Plainfield School District has jumped 40 percentage points and passed the New Jersey Department of Education  QSAC Instruction and Program (I&P) with a score of 80 percent after being placed on a District Improvement Plan (DIP) in 2013-14.

 

The Quality Single Accountability Continuum (QSAC) is the Department of ...

Green Brook Township Public Schools Announce Special Emergency Meeting Agenda

GREEN BROOK, NJ - A Special Emergency Meeting of the Green Brook Township Board of Education has been announced Thursday. 

The board did not approve the 2018-19 budget at the regularly scheduled meeting earlier this week.

The notice says the meeting must be held to deal with a matter of such urgency and importance that a delay in order to provide adequate notice would be likely to ...

Spring Break Confusion? Some Clarity on Who’s Off When and Last Days of School

WARREN, NJ - Spring Break starts Friday for our area schools but due to some crazy storms, and a fire, school will be in session on some days that were originally scheduled as Spring Break. Following is a breakdown:

North Plainfield Schools:

Friday, Mar. 30 - Tuesday, Apr. 3: NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, Apr. 4 : 4 Hour Session for Stony Brook, Middle School, and North Plainfield High School ...

AAA Cautions: Daylight Saving Could Affect Daily Commute

WARREN, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create distractions on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday at 2 a.m.

“As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time change will also mean changes to driving habits,” said Robert Sinclair, Manager of Media ...

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