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February 13, 2024

PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - In the wake of a recent middle school wrestling incident that went viral between High Point parents, youth and security at a wrestling event at Phillipsburg High School,  the Phillipsburg Board of Education is actively seeking solutions to address the fallout. Statements ...

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Flemington DIY will offer a storytelling workshop--StoryQuest - Saturday, February 24th from 2pm to 5pm. Register by clicking here - cost is on an affordable sliding scale. The workshop is being conducted by Joey Novick, storyteller, author and stand-up comedian. Joey Novick is the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - As a lifelong catholic, Patricia Bell grew up with the belief that with God all things are possible. When a life-altering event took place, Bell continued to pride herself on her work ethic and growth mindset, both of which landed Bell as the Principal of Saints Philip and James ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Brooke Fehley and Jacob Stewart, both seventh graders at Phillipsburg Middle School, were awarded as Spelling Bee Champions on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, after competing in the Phillipsburg Spelling Bee Finals.   Fehley and Stewart were two out of a total of 11 students ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - In a display of patriotism and leadership, Leho-Marvens Charles took center stage at the Phillipsburg School Board meeting on February 5, 2024, leading the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance. At each meeting, a student is chosen to lead the meeting, which inspires anyone in ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) and the New Jersey Schools Development Authority (SDA) announced earlier this week $75 million is being provided as funding for emergent construction and capital needs in school districts throughout the state.   Included in ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ— Centenary University President Dale Caldwell, Ed.D., proudly announced the distinguished scholars who have earned a place on the Dean's List for their outstanding academic performance during the Fall 2023 semester. To secure a spot on the coveted Dean's List, full-time ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.- Middle School Principal Dr. Rafaele LaForgia at Monday night's school board meeting reviewed last Fall's events and previewed what's scheduled for Winter-Spring 2024.    He went into brief details about what transpired during the first half of the current 2023-24 school ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Sergeant Vance recently made a noteworthy appearance at the Phillipsburg Board of Education meeting, January 04, 2024 to promote greater visibility of the Army National Guard within the Phillipsburg School District. Sergeant Vance is a 2010 graduate of North Hunterdon High ...

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Whose books these are, I think I know. Some are left from college, yo. Should they be left to linger here When schools are closed because of snow? ...E. B. Frost PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Schools are closed in the town, but brains remain open. Perhaps this is the best time to make a fresh ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Phillipsburg School District has announced it will be operating on a delayed opening, Wednesday, January10, 2024.    According to Superintendent Dr. Greg Troxell, "As we approach the inclement weather phase of the school year, I want to bring to your attention that the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – During the Thursday Board of Education meeting at the Phillipsburg Education Center, Phillipsburg resident Joan Pierce told the Board of Education members that her fifth-grade daughter complains about the school lunches daily, calling them “yucky”.   “What are you going to do ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Phillipsburg Board of Education convened for its 2024 reorganization meeting on January 4, 2024, at 7 p.m., hosted at the board of education offices located at 50 Sargent Avenue, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865.   The meeting witnessed the swearing-in of newly elected members, ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The Phillipsburg Board of Education will hold its 2024 reorganization meeting this evening at 7 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the board of education offices at 50 Sargent Avenue Phillipsburg, NJ 08865. Once all newly elected members have taken their oaths of office, the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Phillipsburg student Samatha Livoti was one of eight Warren County students recently inducted into Centenary University’s first class of  students and alumni into Alpha Alpha Alpha, an honor society that recognizes the accomplishments of first-generation students enrolled in ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Phillipsburg School District recently announced the recipients of the 2023-24 Governor’s Educator of the Year Recognition.   The Governor’s Educator of the Year Program promotes a culture recognizing excellence as well as creating a sense of pride in the outstanding ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The students at Phillipsburg Primary School were in for a surprise as they were reunited with their hero bus driver and learned about how the community comes together.   On the afternoon of Tuesday, December 12, 2023, a multi-car collision involving a school bus carrying ...

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CAMDEN – The difficulty of attracting new teachers and retaining those already on the job has fueled the New Jersey and national teacher shortage, according to a state report. “An examination of new teacher certifications shows that the supply of new teachers does not replace those who are ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - As the year draws to a close, the Phillipsburg Board of Education recently held its final meeting December 11, 2023, marking the conclusion of a year filled with plenty of achievements, completed projects, milestones, challenges, and collaborative efforts.   The meeting ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ - Centenary University celebrated 20 years of its adaptive riding program for adults and children with disabilities on December 4, 2023.   Therapeutic Riding at Centenary (TRAC) has spent the past two decades serving hundreds of individuals with physical and cognitive ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Get ready for gimme a P! Phillipsburg High School brings the spirit of the pep rally directly to your screens. The school decided to stream the student pep rally live online, allowing students, parents, and community members to join in the excitement from the comfort of their ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Dimly lit with a balance of colorful lights on the ceiling as the bright yet calm walls were adorned in daily affirmations and quotes of positivity is just a peek at what is inside the new Peace Room at Phillipsburg Elementary School.   Principal Dr. Darlene Noel kicked off ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ - Therese Steinhardt and Donnell Joyce, two individuals with strong ties to Warren Community College, have been named to the College's Board of Trustees.  This is the second stint for Steinhardt on the Board, having served many years ago. She has an extensive background in ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – More Paw-sitivity is coming from the Phillipsburg Elementary School. Dr. Darlene Noel introduced the Board of Education members to a photo of Marley, a registered therapy dog at the November 13, 2023 meeting. The Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc., will bring Marley ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Service, Sacrifice, Responsibility, Honor. That is what the 600 students who attend Phillipsburg Elementary School learned about as they participated in a Veteran’s Day Tribute on November 8, 2023. The ceremony honored 37 veterans and the student/s whom they were related to.

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Rah’nisha, a resident of Phillipsburg, discovered a passion for the health care field while attending the CAT program through Abilities of Northwest New Jersey. With the support of her job coach, she gained confidence and learned proper interviewing skills that she was able to ...

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WAYNE, NJ — William Paterson University’s student chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (WPSPJ) was recently named National Outstanding Campus Chapter. The honor was announced last month at the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) national convention. "We worked so tirelessly ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - During the September 25, 2023, board meeting, Amy Fontana, Principal of Phillipsburg Primary School, shared an update with the Board of Education members and guests.  These include enrollment figures, the back-to-school event, a new space called the Zen Den, and upcoming ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ — Phillipsburg High School recently ranked #258 on the official "2023-2024 Best High School Rankings list" in New Jersey distributed on August 29 by U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings. The rankings evaluate nearly 18,000 public high schools ...

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Phillipsburg, NJ –– Saints Philip and James School has announced it is partnering with Phillipsburg’s newest restaurant, Amasi restaurant to offer a new lunch program for its students. Designed to offer healthy and affordable meal options for the students at Saints Philip and James, Amasi’s ...

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