Randolph Top Stories

June 22, 2021

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Board of Education’s Special Meeting on June 21 was a four plus hour affair, consisting of cheering, booing, rousing ovations, multiple interruptions, and once again - chaos and confusion.  Over 40 people representing a diverse demographic took to the podium for the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Freedom Festival is back for 2021!  The 3-day festival, sponsored by the Randolph Kiwanis Cub in partnership with Randolph Township, will again showcase vendors, food trucks, live music, carnival rides & games, fireworks, and more!  The Festival will be in parking lot ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph High School Graduation took place on Bauer Field this past Tuesday, June 15, and was a welcomed “return to normalcy for a group of kids who spent their entire senior year dealing with the chaos created by Covid-19. The ceremony was the first for new RHS Principal ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph PEACE would like to invite the public to join them for a Celebration of Freedom. On Saturday, June 19, at Brundage park from 2:00 to 3:00 PM a FREE event will be hosted to Celebrate Juneteenth, and all are welcome to attend. Juneteenth is celebrated on June 19 each year ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph High School Graduation was held on Tuesday, June 15 at Bauer Field.  Story and summary of the evening will be posted in the coming days.  To Watch Video CLICK HERE

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Board of Education has annouced that they will host a special meeting on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 5:30 PM in the Middle School Auditorium. The Special Meeting will be held for the Board to consider a resolution. The resolution for consideration ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- A rally to continue protesting against the Randolph Board of Education's recent decision to remove the name of Columbus Day - and then the names of all holidays from their school calendar - took place at the Randolph Diner on Sunday, June 13.  The event was organized by the Italian ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- After the Randolph Board of Education voted on Thursday, June 10 to remove the names of all holidays on its school calendar and simply call them “Day Off”, the official 2021-2022 calendar was updated on the school website as of Saturday, June 12.  Where in the past the calendar ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Thursday, June 10, The Randolph Board of Education voted unanimously to remove the names of all holidays from the school calendar, and plans to simply call everything "Day Off".  The decision shocked those who were left in attendance, after many others had walked out or been asked ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ—The Randolph High School Varsity Baseball team fell to the Morristown Colonials in a heartbreaking 8-4 loss, in extra innings, in the first round of the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 NJSIAA State Tournament on Wednesday, June 2. Going into the game the Rams knew they were up against ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Friday, May 28, the Randolph boys varsity volleyball team hosted the Pope John Lions, and the Rams celebrated their six seniors in a pre-game ceremony. Harrison Green, Matt Cislo, twins Daniel and Thomas O’Sullivan, Juan Parra, and Chenghiz Kao were introduced with their parents ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Powered by four goals each from senior captain Justin Lawler and sophomore Stefan Swedlund, and backed by steady defense and goaltending, the No. 4 Seed Randolph boys lacrosse team overwhelmed No. 5 Seed Mendham to run away with a 15-7 victory in the NJSIAA State Sectional ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph High School Senior Prom was held at the Mansion in Mountain Lakes on Thursday, June 3.  Video slideshow is above - Story on the Prom night to be published in the coming days...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph boys tennis team got hot at just the right time, finishing their 2021 season with two upset road wins, making an exciting run to the NJSIAA North 1 Group 3 State Sectional semifinals, where they fell to Montville by a 4-1 margin.  “The Randolph boys tennis team had a ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- It was a double special night for the Randolph girl’s lacrosse team, as the No. 6 Seed Rams hosted the No. 11 Seed West Morris Central for the first round of the NJSIAA State Playoffs on Tuesday, June 1.  Not only did the Rams come away with a 9-4 first round playoff win, they also ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Boys Lacrosse team got a big game from senior captain Justin Lawler ( 5 points on 4 goals and 1 assist ) and did just enough of everything else to hold off a late Rally and secure an 8-4 win over Cranford in the first round of the NJSIAA State Playoffs on Tuesday, June ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ-  Randolph High School seniors Kiki Ianacconni and Justin Lawler were recently named 2021 Morris County Scholar-Athletes by the Morris County Secondary Schools Athletic Directors Association. They received their awards at an outdoor ceremony on May 25 at Boonton High School.

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Memorial Day commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service of their country, particularly those who died in battle or as a result of wounds sustained in battle. The purpose of Memorial Day is to "memorialize" the veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph boys’ volleyball has had an up-and-down season in their first campaign as a varsity-level program. The streaky season began with a hot start at 5-1.  After being losing a close match to Dover that capped off a four-game losing streak with a 5-5 record, the Rams went on a ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Wednesday, May 26, the Randolph High School Commons opened their doors for the late afternoon into evening hours to hold the schools’ annual Senior Art Show.  A wide array of artwork within different categories was on display, including Ceramics, Sculpture, Photography, Graphic ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Every year, the Randolph  VFW Post 7333 helps the community kick off Memorial Day Weekend by decorating the town cemeteries; honoring former members of the Armed Services who now lay in rest in the many township cemeteries.  About a dozen members first meet up at the Mount Freedom ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ— The Randolph Education Foundation (REF) honored the Randolph Rock Stars Class of 2021 at the Randolph Middle School on Wednesday, May 19. The sunshine poured onto the 2021 Rock Stars Celebration on the lawn of the Randolph Middle School. “It was a beautiful day to celebrate all the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The RHS Drama Club magnificently presented The Addams Family, a musical inspired by the famous titular family, with this being their second outdoor production of this school year. Directed by RMS English teacher, Jacob Burlas, the cast and crew overcame the challenges Covid has caused ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ--The Randolph boys baseball team recognized sixteen seniors for their contributions to the program the past three seasons (2020 season canceled due to Covid-19) and emerged victorious 5-4, in a hard-fought game on Saturday, May 22 against the Morris Knolls Golden Eagles. Not only was ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- As part of celebrating National EMS Week, the Randolph Rescue Squad is holding an Open House this Saturday, May 22 from 1-4pm.   The theme for EMS week 2021 is “Caring for our Communities” - and the members of the squad invite anyone in the Randolph community to stop by and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The No. 4 Seed Randolph boy’s lacrosse team ran out to a big lead, but then had to hold off a furious rally from No. 5 seed Mendham in order to clinch a spot in the Morris County Tournament Semifinals with an 11-10 victory on Thursday, May 20. The victory was extra special for the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The following is a statement from Jeanne Stifelman (as an individual board member) in response to public concern following the recent change to the Randolph Schools calendar from Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day :  "I am speaking as an individual member of the Board of ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Rams boys and girls track and field team had just come off a successful Morris County Relay Championship meet when they took to the track again on Friday, May 14 to run and jump against Morris Knolls.  The Rams picked up where they left off, finding success across the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township Board of Education unanimously agreed to modify all future school calendars so that the ‘Columbus Day’ wording is replaced with ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’ during the May 13 board meeting.  Superintendent Jennifer Fano commenced the meeting with the announcement that ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph softball team got their bats going early and often, and with pitcher Stephanie Goldberg on target as well, the Lady Rams cruised to a 12-1 victory over Mendham in the Morris County Tournament opener Saturday, May 15. ( Extra Game Photos in link at end of story )   “I ...

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