Education

December 12, 2018

EAGLESWOOD - On Monday an Eagleswood Elementary School teacher was arrested and charged with drug offenses that allegedly occurred on school grounds, according to officials at the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.  Michael Palladino, 43, of Barnegat, is accused of snorting morphine at his ...

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WARETOWN - The Greenbriar Oceanaire Community in Waretown held their annual fundraiser at the Greenbriar Country Club recently.  This year fundraiser was held for Project AWARE, a drug prevention program started 19 years ago by DARE Officer John Reilly (Retired) and Municipal Alliance ...

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STAFFORD - Southern Regional's Emma Wilhelm recently signed her letter of intent to attend Indiana University of Pennsylvania to play field hockey.  Emma was one of New Jersey's top players this season.  She is joined by her parents, staff members Coach Tabbachino, Coach Jenna Lombardo and Sue ...

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STAFFORD - Southern Regional Boys Volleyball player Matt Maxwell, one of New Jersey's top players recently signed his letter fo intent to attend Belmont Abbey College. Matt is pictured here with his parents Jill and SRHS Boys Volleyball Head Coach Eric Maxwell. Also in picture are Southern ...

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STAFFORD _ On Sunday December 9th, come do your holiday shopping at Our Gang Players' "Winter Wonderland Gift Fair" from 1pm - 6pm at the Ocean Acres Community Center, 489 Nautilus Drive, Manahawkin, N.J. 08050. This event is FREE TO ATTEND and Our Gang Players will be offering FREE GIFT ...

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STAFFORD - A number of Southern Regional athletes received special recognition at the conclusion of the Fall 2018 sports season. Southern Volleyball player Gianna Schiattarella was recognized by NJ.com as being third team All-State this season.on being recognized Third Team All-State for ...

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STAFFORD - Two Southern Regional softball players recently signed their letters of intent to play softball and continue their academic careers at Rowan University at Burlington County.  Congratulations to seniors Tatiyana Ford and Taylor Bass as they move on to Rowan in 2019-2020.

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STAFFORD - The 2018 Stafford PTO Chef's Tour is just one week away. This event is taking place from 4-9 p.m. on Saturday, December 8.  The event features ten homes of local families in the greater Stafford area. More than ten eateries from the Stafford and LBI area will be there featuring ...

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BARNEGAT — The Barnegat High School is a fairly new school which split off from the Southern Regional High School District 14 years ago. Varsity football has existed at Barnegat High School for the last 13 seasons. The program has had only one head coach, Rob Davis.  Davis is a man on a ...

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EDISON – The Murphy Administration was joined Monday by anti-hunger advocates and higher education officials to announce it is expanding food assistance to career and technical education students at community colleges. During a visit to Middlesex County College, which earlier this year opened a ...

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SURF CITY - There will be a paint party for teenagers on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. at the LBI branch of the Ocean County Library.  The branch will provide the canvases, paints and instructions for the teens to paint their own winter-themed masterpiece.  No prior experience necessary, wear ...

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EDISON– The Murphy Administration was joined Monday by anti-hunger advocates and higher education officials to announce it is expanding food assistance to career and technical education students at community colleges. During a visit to Middlesex County College, which earlier this year opened a ...

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SHIP BOTTOM - The Long Beach Island branch of the Ocean County Library is hosting a wreath making workshop at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 1.  Those who attend will learn the skills to create beautiful mesh ribbon wreathes.  All suppplies will be provided.  Registration is required for this ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Regional High School food bank is still in dire need of turkeys. Over 60 baskets are being assembled for district students’ families.  The volunteers are in need of about 40 turkeys at this point. The baskets will be delivered this Tuesday, November 21.   If you can ...

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STAFFORD _ Southern Regional senior Volleyball player Jess Sprankle recently signed her National Letter of Intent to attend the Georgian Court University and continue her volleyball playing career there.

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STAFFORD - The Southern Regional High School Classes of 2019 and 2021 Hosting Gift Auction this Friday, November 16, 2018. The event will take place at the Southern Regional Middle School cafeteria at 75 Cedar Bridge Road in Manahawkin. All are welcome to support these two Southern classes at ...

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STAFFORD and LONG BEACH ISLAND - The Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, Stafford and Southern Regional Boards of Education each had elections for Board of Education members on Tuesday.  Here are the  winners, the results are unofficial at this time.  Beach Haven School District (Unofficial ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Marjorie Catone, a client and friend of Christina Ha of Peaceful Birth NJ shared with us her experience with Christina and her Hypnobirthing classes.  Catone is an RN and has been for the past 13 years. She has worked at Jersey Shore UMC in the CardioVascular ICU for 12 years ...

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STAFFORD - The fall play, Harvey, will be presented Wednesday, November 14 and Thursday November 15 at 7pm in the Joseph P. Echle Performing Arts Center.  Tickets will be $8 for adults and $5 for students.  Tickets can be purchased pre-sale by October 26th or at the door on the night of the ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Peaceful Birth NJ is offering a 5-week class series on HypnoBirthing® at Array of Light NJ, located at 511 Dover Road in Toms River.  Christina Ha of Peaceful Birth NJ offers birth services as a labor doula and as a HypnoBirthing® practitioner. "My passion for ...

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STAFFORD - The fall play, Harvey, will be presented Wednesday, November 14th and Thursday November 15th at 7pm in the Joseph P. Echle Performing Arts Center.  Tickets will be $8 for adults and $5 for students.  Tickets can be purchased pre-sale by October 26th or at the door on the night of the ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Ocean Volleyball Club recently announced that Matt Maxwell has committed to continue his athletic and academic career at Belmont Abbey College. Matt will be a member of the Men's Volleyball program and join Liam Maxwell and Brennan Davis, his former high school teammates ...

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WARETOWN - The 24th Annual Pinelands Jamboree will take place this Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m at Wells Mills County Park in Waretown.  There is no cost for this day of fun.  The program features an all day, live stage concert of country, bluegrass and traditional music ...

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STAFFORD – Southern Regional is hosting a great event at the high school’s football stadium, a fall carnival on Oct. 20 to benefit the classes of 2020 and 2021. The event, called a “Country Fair Ramboree” will take place from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on October 20.  The Ramboree will include all the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University funding-raising efforts brought in $223.4 million for the 2017-18 academic year, more than $10 million above what was raised the previous year and the largest amount ever collected in a single year, university officials said. The donations were 6.8 ...

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STAFFORD - Recently, the Stafford Township School District was awarded a $1.2 million grant for their preschool program. The district expects a total of 117 full-day preschool students.  New Jerseys Department of Education awarded $20.6 million in Preschool Education Expansion Aid to 31 school ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said. Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said. “Bob Barchi has been a ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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