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January 24, 2023

PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Put away the backpacks. It’s an official snow day for the Phillipsburg School District.  The Phillipsburg School district announced an official Snow Day for Wednesday, January 25, 2023 by text message and email to parents and guardians. A winter weather advisory is in ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Centenary University in Warren County, NJ has released its Fall 2022 Semester Dean’s List. To achieve this honor, full-time students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.8 or above and complete a minimum of 12-semester credits.   Included in this fall list is the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The Phillipsburg board of education is set to vote Monday, January 23, 2022 on an interim Principal for Phillipsburg High School. As previously reported, current PHS Principal Matthew Scanlon notified the public and students that he has resigned, that is official according to ...

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KUTZTOWN, PA (01/09/2023) - More than 1,980 students have been named to the Fall 2022 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average of 3.60. Included in this ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - As medical records become more technical and computerized, a new job called medical scribe, or documentation assistant, is opening up in hospitals, doctor’s offices, urgent care centers and veterinary clinics.   According to a release received by TAPinto, “These short-term ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Board of Education adopted the 2023 schedule of regular meetings and added three special meetings to the 2023 schedule as of January 9, 2023.   Click here for the official notice. All meetings will be available on TAPinto Phillipsburg as events. The agendas can be ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ-The Phillipsburg Board of Education Thursday night swore in seven newly-elected members at its administration headquarters on Sargent Avenue in the town. The Honorable H. Matthew Curry a judge on the Vicinage 13 of the New Jersey Superior Courts administered the oath of office ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Phillipsburg Board of Education re-organized at its annual meeting Jan. 5, 2023 with seven members taking the Oath of Office.  The board welcomed back Vicki Mendes-Branch, Sarah Mendoza and Nancy Nelson, from Phillipsburg and Kevin Bayne from Greenwich.  Newcomers Walter ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ  - In a communication before the holiday break, Phillipsburg High School Principal Dr. Matthew Scanlon notified students and staff that he was resigning. TAPinto Phillipsburg, after seeing social media ‘chatter’ asked Scanlon who did confirm, he submitted his resignation and ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The THIRD Now STREAMing class took place yesterday at the Firth Youth Center in Phillipsburg.  The FYC invites you to take a look at the video and see what they learned! This program is made possible by the NJ Office of Faith Based Initiatives Social Innovation ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Phillipsburg Middle School has announced the students who have been inducted into the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) for 2022-2023.   The students who were inducted are: Jayvn Branch Layla Carrion Leah Carrion Brayden Case Anthony Contreras Brody ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - We're now STREAMing in Phillipsburg!  We held our first STREAM class last night at FYC! Thanks to Amanda from the Warren County Community College Robotics Program! STREAM stands for Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art, and Math. This program is made possible by the ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ - Warren Community College celebrated the official opening of its Dr. Joseph Warren Robotics Research Center with a gala dedication ceremony on Oct. 12. With a host of county and state officials, special guests including Kathleen Comanto, Deputy Secretary for Higher Education ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The College Application process can be overwhelming. Especially if you have never been to college, or don’t know how to begin. The Firth Youth Center is offering a Hand Up to College Program to help Phillipsburg High School Seniors.   Phillipsburg seniors can gain ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Mary Chao began reporting for The Record two years ago, while the pandemic was still raging. In New Jersey, where Asian Americans are the fastest-growing population, Chao became concerned that news coverage connecting China to the coronavirus was contributing to discrimination. “Asian ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – A common theme is being repeated throughout the district. “There is something for everyone at Phillipsburg”. The Phillipsburg Board of Education approved several new clubs and programs at the Monday, September 26, 2022 meeting for Phillipsburg middle school students. After ...

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(WHITE TOWNSHIP, NJ - September 14, 2022) – Four recent graduates of Warren County Technical School who are continuing their studies at public institutions in New Jersey were recognized with scholarships presented by the Warren County Board of County Commissioners. Every year, the NJAC ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ - Back to school can be stressful. Consider this free resources from Atlantic Health on coping with stress during stressful times.    Is stress keeping your children from enjoying school? Parents feel helpless to assist their children.  As we approach back to school with ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ –The Phillipsburg Class of 2023  annual Neon Color Fun Run scheduled for September 25, 2022 has been canceled.  The ‘Neon Color Fun Run was scheduled to take place at the High School Cross Country Course, but has will not be held this year. Contact the class advisors, Allison ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Since moving Stateliner Boulevard to the “Hill”, the Senior class has continued a tradition. They paint the rock and make it theirs for the year. Senior Things. You have to admit, it’s pretty clever. If you watch the Netflix Series ‘Stranger Things’, you likely caught it, ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - It's back to school today for the students of Phillipsburg, is your child excited? The busses are out, crossing guards and school staff have been busy preparing for this day. We'd like to feature the excitement for returning to school. Share with us your back to school photos, ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The Phillipsburg Board of Education (BOE), on Monday, August 22, 2022, adopted a revised school dress code policy for the 2022-2023 school year. The BOE revised the 2008 school dress code policy during Monday’s meeting to approve revisions to policy 5511 Dress Code, as ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ—It may be worth waiting to buy Back-to-School items until August 27th.  That day starts a Sales Tax Holiday (that lasts until September 5th) according to the New Jersey Division of Taxation.  This will save customers 6.625% on a variety of purchases. According to the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ –Phillipsburg’s Director of Instructional Technology, Kirby Hendershot introduced the board and community to a revamped website at the Tuesday, August 8 2022 regular meeting at the board of education building. A project in the works since February 2022 that began with a ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ –Phillipsburg’s newest school board member is Javier Rojas.  Rojas took the oath of office at Tuesday, August 8 2022 at a regular meeting held at the board of education building on Elder Avenue.  A vacancy created by the resignation of Leonard Brice, left an opening on the board ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Imagine going out in the world, but you're judged by others before you can even speak a word. You always feel misunderstood, left behind, and something of an outcast.This has been the experience for Brian Colletto and others who have disabilities. Growing up in Edison, his ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Most kids probably aren’t ready to think about school supplies yet, but many local retailers already have shelves full of back-to-school necessities. This year, families will get to save some money as the State has announced a tax holiday for school supplies purchased from August ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Board of Education (SPBOE), at a meeting held July 20, approved the appointment of a new principal for Roosevelt Elementary School.  Sam Fierra, who has served as the district’s director of guidance for the past five years, will serve as the head ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Hooray Day Committee has convened and will host the 4th Annual "Hooray! It's Back to School Day!" event on Friday, August 26, 2022 at the Firth Youth Center.    The Firth Youth Center began a Back to School Day for backpacks and school supplies after being inspired by ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury School Board will push back against parts of a state law that relates to exposing young students to material related to gender identity, sexuality and other topics deemed inappropriate by some parents. At its meeting Monday, the board created an “ad-hoc committee” that ...

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