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Students Named to the Marist College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 Semester

February 20, 2017

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY -- The following students were named to the Marist College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester:

Tyler Dencker of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2019 and is majoring in Communication.
Sierra Lesiak of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2020 and is majoring in Communication.
Caitlyn Mannino of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of ...

Seton Hall Announces Fall 2016 Dean's List

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- Seton Hall University has announced that the following students qualified for the Fall 2016 Dean's List. To make Dean's List, students must have at least a 3.4 GPA and can get no grade lower than a C.

Alexis Baldini of Scotch Plains, qualified for the Fall 2016 Dean's List.
Christopher Ciccarino of Scotch Plains, ...

Students Named to University of Delaware's Dean's List for the Fall 2016 Semester

NEWARK, DE -- The following local students have been named to the University of Delaware Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester:

Eduardo Arocha of Fanwood, NJ, (07023)
Francesca Arvizzigno of Scotch Plains, NJ, (07076)
Samuel Bebout of Fanwood, NJ, (07023)
Sydney Clasen of Fanwood, NJ, (07023)
Paige Crandall of Scotch Plains, NJ, (07076)
Matthew De Biasse of ...

Historical Society of Scotch Plains and Fanwood Presents Lenape Lecture on Feb. 28

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Lenape Culture: An Introduction to American Life in New Jersey at the monthly meeting the Historical Society of Scotch Plains and Fanwood will be held on Tuesday evening Feb. 28.  The lecture will feature a variety of authentic artifacts, crafts and clothing to explain Lenape daily life, beliefs, history and creative ...

Scotch Plains' Malcolm Nettingham to Speak at The Tuskegee Airmen Film Screening at Plainfield on Saturday

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Malcolm Nettingham, Sr., of Scotch Plains will be the special guest when the Christian Education & Nurture Committee presents The Tuskegee Airmen at Crescent Ave. Presbyterian Church in Plainfield on Saturday, Feb. 18 to celebrate Black History Month. Mr. Nettingham, the grand marshal of the 2014 Scotch Plains-Fanwood Memorial Day Parade, served with the ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Organize First Open Mic Night

EDISON, NJ -- Upper School students from the Spoken Word Club at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison organized and staged the first Open Mic Night on Jan. 20 in the AP Room. The evening featured performances including poetry, music and spoken word.

Performers included, pictured from left: Jaden Dugenio of Branchburg, Learta Bajqinovci of Roselle Park, Aaliah Burney of Sewaren, Candace Eason ...

Foodies: Fanwood Memorial Library Will Present Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American Cuisine on Sun, Feb. 26

FANWOOD, NJ -- Sarah Lohman will discuss her new book Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American Cuisine on Sunday, Feb. 26 @ 2:00 p.m. at the Fanwood Memorial Library. Her book offers a unique culinary history of America based on long-forgotten recipes and explains how eight flavors changed the way we eat.

Ms. Lohman is a “historical ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Safety Ambassadors Instruct Second Grade Students

EDISON, NJ -- Safety ambassadors at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison delivered the first of two interactive instructional sessions with the second graders on Feb. 7 in the Lower School STEM Lab.

Juniors Cathy Bi of Edison and Jason Yin of Scotch Plains provided instruction on Safety In and Around Cars and seniors Samantha Anastasiou of Scotch Plains and Scott Hargrove of Fanwood ...

JCC Presents Oscar-Nominated Documentary Life, Animated on Feb. 21

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The JCC of Central NJ in Scotch Plains is hosting a free screening of the Academy Award nominated documentary Life, Animated on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. 

Life, Animated, produced in 2016, is a documentary film chronicling the coming-of-age story of a man with autism. It's based on the best-selling ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge First Graders Share Books at Publishing Parties

EDISON, NJ -- First graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison presented their own written work and illustrations at class publishing parties on Feb. 2-3.

The students went through the entire writing process, beginning with a rough draft and various stages of editing. They added colorful illustrations and the books were bound into hard covers. The students were proud to share their ...

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Mother Seton Regional High School….a Beacon of Hope

February 18, 2017

CLARK, NJ - Students from Mother Seton Regional High School have organized a school team for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life fundraising event which will be held on June 3 at Rahway Park.

Voting on a school wide ballot, the students named their team “Setters for Survival” as a tribute to the Irish Setter, the breed which has been the long time mascot for the ...