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Scotch Plains’ Alex Joshua Petitions Government to Bring Afghan Translator to U.S.

August 19, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Alex Joshua, a student at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, has started a petition on a section of the White House website known as “We The People” to grant Afghan translator Sami Kazikhani entry into the United States.

Kazikhani worked undercover with U.S. troops to fight against the Taliban. When American forces withdrew from the ...

Union County College Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Student Development Building at Cranford Campus

CRANFORD, NJ – A new student services center, named for 1948 Union County College alumnus Helen E. Chaney, graces the ground floor of UCC’s new Student Development Building at the college’s Cranford campus.  The two-story, 30,000-square-foot facility is an extensive renovation of the historic Nomahegan Building and is the new campus hub.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was ...

Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, Vo-Tech Schools Ranked on Newsweek's Best Public High School List

NEW JERSEY -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood High Schools and five of the Union County Vocational Technical Schools (UCVTS) are listed among Newsweek's just released annual ranking of the Best Public High Schools in America.

No. 4:  Union County Magnet High School, UCVTS
No. 21:  Academy for Allied Health Sciences, UCVTS
No. 23:  Academy for Information Technology, UCVTS
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Astronomy Lesson at Scotch Plains Library

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Astrono-educator Bob Reichman invited the public for an indoor astronomy program and offered a look through the telescopes he and his colleague brought to the Scotch Plains Public Library on Monday, August 8.

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Scotch Plains’ Alex Joshua Petitions Government to Bring Afghan Translator to U.S.

August 19, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Alex Joshua, a student at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, has started a petition on a section of the White House website known as “We The People” to grant Afghan translator Sami Kazikhani entry into the United States.

Kazikhani worked undercover with U.S. troops to fight against the Taliban. When American forces withdrew from the ...

Scotch Plains’ Alex Joshua Petitions Government to Bring Afghan Translator to U.S.

August 19, 2016

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Alex Joshua, a student at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, has started a petition on a section of the White House website known as “We The People” to grant Afghan translator Sami Kazikhani entry into the United States.

Kazikhani worked undercover with U.S. troops to fight against the Taliban. When American forces withdrew from the ...

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Rutgers Alumnus Prepares a New Generation of Major Leaguers

The roots of David Pepe’s career representing professional baseball players can be traced back to his grade-school years – when he had a front-row seat to spring training sitting beside his father, a longtime New York Yankees beat reporter and columnist for the New York Daily News.

Pepe spent several winters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with his father, Phil Pepe. During those ...

Westfield School District Prepares English Language Learners

Westfield Public School students in the “English as a Second Language (ESL)” summer program enhanced their study of English prior to entering first, second, or third grades in September.  The eleven participants in the extended school year program are from China, Brazil, Mexico, Ukraine, Germany, India, Philippines and Russia.

This year, the program focused on learning ...