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Springfield Calendar for Week of June 18: Jonathan Dayton Graduation, and Wreath Laying and Open House at Historic Cannon Ball House

June 17, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Tuesday is Graduation Day for the Jonathan Dayton High School Seniors.  Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

On Sunday, Springfield's Historic Cannon Ball House will be holding an Open House on Sunday, June 24 to commemorate the 238th anniversary of the Battle of Springfield.

Preceding the open house, members of the Sons of the American Revolution will lay ...

Springfield’s Dayton Drama I Students Win Young Playwrights Award for One Act Play, ‘Alex’s Secret’

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Every year Jonathan Dayton’s (JDHS) current "Teacher of the Year" Anthony DeNicolo assigns his Drama I students a project, writing of a one act play.  For the last two years, the student’s plays were not just graded, they were submitted to the Action Theatre Conservatory’s (ATC) annual Young Playwrights Project.  

The script ...

Battle of Springfield Commemoration Ceremony Near Springfield Free Public Library Thursday Evening

SPRINGFIELD, NJ -  A commemoration observing the 238th anniversary of the Battle of Springfield will be held by the Church and Cannon Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution on June 14, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.

The Commemoration Ceremony and wreath laying will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the DAR Cemetery, located at 39 Mountain Avenue, which is across the street from ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: Academic, Overall Achievement and Teacher of the Year

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - On Thursday evening June 7, 2018, starting at 7 p.m. senior students and their proud parents packed the auditorium at Jonathan Dayton High School to witness the presentation of scholarships and awards to members of the senior class of Jonathan Dayton High School.

Jonathan Dayton Principal, Dr. Norman Francis, Jr. presided as master of ceremonies, announcing one by one ...

Springfield's Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: Language, Music and Service Awards

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - At Jonathan Dayton High School’s Senior Awards Night many of the scholarships and awards given were given for high achievement in music, languages and service.

Separate articles highlighting the teacher of the year, athletic awards, memorial awards, awards from community organizations and those for other achievements are also being highlighted in ...

Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards from Community Organizations of Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - At Jonathan Dayton High School’s Senior Awards Night many of the scholarships and awards given were given by community organizations of Springfield. 

Separate articles highlighting the teacher of the year, athletic awards, memorial awards and those for other achievements are also being highlighted in articles. 

Awards from Community Organizations and ...

Springfield Calendar for Week of June 11: Commemoration of Battle of Springfield & Townwide Garage Sale

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Springfield will hold its first townwide garage sale the weekend of June 16 & 17.  Sale hours are 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  receive awards and scholarships. 

The sale is being done prior to the quarterly bulk garage pickups on June 20-21.  Registration is not required and there are no permit fees.  Participating households are encouraged to ...

Memorial Awards II of Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - On Thursday evening June 7, 2018, starting at 7 p.m. senior students and their proud parents packed the auditorium at Jonathan Dayton High School to witness the presentation of scholarships and awards to members of the senior class of Jonathan Dayton High School.

Jonathan Dayton Principal, Dr. Norman Francis, Jr. presided as master of ceremonies, announcing one by one the ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: The Memorial Awards I

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Many of the awards given at Senior Awards night were memorial awards meant to award a student for specific endeavors at Jonathan Dayton High School while also helping keep the spirit of an individual alive.  This article is the first of two highlighting the memorial awards.

Memorial Awards, Scholarships and the Recipients

Philip D. and Victoria Torrisi Memorial ...

Springfield’s Jonathan Dayton High School 2018 Senior Awards: The Athletic Awards

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – At Jonathan Dayton High School’s Senior Awards Night many of the scholarships and awards given were for athletic achievement.  There were many other awards and scholarships given and they will be highlighted in other articles. 

In athletics, Dayton seniors enjoyed many some successes and set many good examples to be followed in the years to ...

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The JCC’s Camp Yachad Wins Top National Award from the JCC Association of North America

June 14, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – As the summer months are just weeks away, Camp Yachad, the day and travel camp at the JCC of Central NJ in Scotch Plains, is busy training its staff for another great summer. 

A few weeks ago at the JCC Association’s Biennial Conference, Camp Yachad was recognized for its excellence in talent management and professional development.

This is a great ...