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Southern Alum Olivia Gugliemini Honored for Sailing and Academics at Stanford University

September 18, 2018

STAFFORD - Southern Regional Alum Olivia Gugliemini who is currently sailing at Stanford University was recently honored by the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA).  Olivia was named to its 2017-18 All-Academic Sailing Team. 

The All-Academic Sailing Team recognizes collegiate sailors who have achieved excellence in national and inter-conference competition as well ...

'Coffee & Conversations' with David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation to begin this Wednesday at the Union Market & Gallery

TUCKERTON, NJ - Join Stockton University students and David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation for "Coffee & Conversations" at The Union Market & Gallery one Wednesday evening a month.

Over the next few months, enjoy a cup of coffee and meet a series of health professionals who will share their expertise on various topics related to a cancer ...

Keller Williams Preferred Properties on Long Beach Island Presents Free Backpacks and Supplies to 35 Stafford Students

LONG BEACH ISLAND - Keller Williams Preferred Properties on Long Beach Island recently donated 35 backpacks filled with school supplies to the Stafford Township School District to disperse to area students. 
Local real estate agent, Keith Weidenhof presented the backpacks to Dave Ytreboe, Director of Pupil Services. Keller Williams Preferred Properties held a backpack ...

Southern Boys Soccer Opens Season with 4-2 Victory Over ACIT on Tuesday

MAYS LANDING, NJ - The Southern Regional Boys Soccer team opened the 2018 season with a 4-2 victory over Atlantic County Institute of Technology on Tuesday.

Jose Bonilla, Fernando Medina, John Paul Properi and Frank Ritchie scored for the Rams. Martin Rojas had two assists while Kevin Kiernan and Dylan Blauvelt each had an assist for the winners.  Braden Dugan had 10 saves for ...

Stafford's McKinley Avenue Elementary School Will Remain Closed Due to Continuing Mold Issues

STAFFORD - The McKinley Avenue Elementary School has had problems with mold in the building.  The administration has been hoping the past two weeks that the rooms would be ready for opening day on Wednesday.  Today, Superintendent George J. Chidiac announced that the still will be closed for an undetermined period of time due to those mold problems. 

McKinley students ...

Megan Lockwood Scores Twice to Lead the Southern Girls Soccer Squad to 7-0 Opening Day Victory Over ACIT

STAFFORD - Megan Lockwood led Southern with two goals and two assists in Southern's opening day 7-0 victory over Atlantic County Institute of Technology in Manahawkin.

Brookelle Kline scored a goal and had two assists in the winning effort.  Stephanie Leonard, Ashley Altman, Grace Rickards and Kayla Singer each scored a goal to round out the ...

Rutgers Students Top Destinations In and Around New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ - It is hard to imagine but many students from the Stafford and Long Beach Island area will be heading off to Rutgers University in the next week or so.  Here are some ideas for key destinations in the Rutgers main campus area. 

There are at least at least 15 popular destinations for Rutgers University students who use on-demand transportation apps popular among ...

Four Former Southern Regional Basketball Players Coaching at NCAA Level in 2018-19 Season

STAFFORD - Southern Regional Athletic Director Chuck Donohue Jr. recently tweeted about the following four former Southern Regional basketball players coaching at various colleges in the upcoming 2018-19 season.  TAPinto Stafford-LBI decided to follow up with some additional information about each coach (alphabetical order). 

Dennis Harrington was recently hired at ...

Newark Parents Ask State's Highest Court to Hear Suit Against Teacher Layoff Laws

NEWARK, NJ - A group of parents is appealing to the state Supreme Court to hear their case challenging state laws that require newer teachers be laid off first without considering job performance.  

The case, filed in 2016, has already been dismissed by the state superior and appellate courts. 

Six parents and their children, who attend Newark Public Schools, filed the suit ...

Manahawkin Cub Scouts Pack 61 is Having a Pop Rocket Derby This Sunday, August 19

STAFFORD - The Manahawkin Cub Scout Pack 61 is conducting a Pop Rocket Derby and Fall Recruiting Fair this Sunday, August 19 at the Ocean Acres Community Center. The events begins at 12 p.m.

Students will build a soda bottle rocket and the rockets will be launched for all to see. Pizza, snacks and beverages will be available.

The Ocean Acres Community Center is located at 489 Nautilus ...


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