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Bad Weather Forces Change in Plans: Delay is Now a Snow Day in Warren, Watchung Hills and all in Sending District

November 16, 2018


WARREN, NJ - School is now closed on Friday. Warren Township, Green Brook, Long Hill, Watchung,  Watchung Hills Regional High School and North Plainfield have all made the call to close Friday, due to inclement weather and poor road conditions.


All after-school and evening activities are canceled. Except, tonight's performance of the "The Crucible" ...

Students Evacuated from Stranded School Buses, Moved to Safe Locations

EDITOR'S NOTE: West Orange schools have since been closed for Friday, Nov. 16 after the district announced that students were fed and would potentially be kept overnight. 

WEST ORANGE, NJ — (updated at 11:50 p.m.) After being stranded on school buses for nearly five hours in a powerful snowstorm, students are being moved to safe locations, the West Orange mayor wrote in a ...

It’s Official: Watchung Hills Will Dismiss Early Thursday Due to Weather


WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School will have a 12:05 PM early dismissal, November 15, 2018, due to inclement weather and poor road conditions. They will follow a Day 2 schedule with classes beginning at 7:30 am. Refer to the time schedule below. All after-school and evening activities are canceled.

Time Slot ...

Y Vote? Just Ask Our Youth

SOMERSET, NJ - Students from 11 Central New Jersey schools competed in the League of Woman's Voters' (Greater New Brunswick Chapter) inaugural "Y Vote" contest earlier this year. 

Already a big hit, the contest drew 91 responses - 77 essays, and 14 videos. The top entries in both categories received $500, while $200 went to second place, and $100 to third place.

WHRHS Boys Soccer: Watchung Hills Tops North Plainfield, 1-0

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys soccer team defeated North Plainfield Tuesday on an early goal from Makai Parkey on an assist from Max Anthony Costa. Bo Scanlon and Jake Seyda combined on the shutout for Watchung Hills, 1-0. 

The Warriors improved their record to 9-2-3 and the Canucks fall to 3-12 on the season. Watchung Hills will face Dickinson at home in the first round ...

Election 2018: Deadline Looms to File for School Board Elections, 15 Seats Up for Grabs in Watchung Hills Sending Districts

WARREN, NJ - Do you want to serve? This fall, voters in the Watchung Hills sending districts will elect candidates to both the K-8 and high school boards of education. A combined 15 seats are up for grabs. A full term on the school board runs for three years. 

A candidate must file a nominating petition with the county clerk for his or her name to appear on the ballot, and ...

Watchung’s Rizzi Ties Record at Rotary Track and Field Meet, North Plainfield Middle School Dominates in Awards Tally

PLAINFIELD, NJ - With an overcast sky and pleasantly cool temperatures, young student athletes from area middle schools and one elementary school gathered for the 91st Annual Rotary Track and Field Meet, held June 6 at the Hub Stine Athletic Complex in Plainfield.

Vincent Rizzi, holder of the Meet high jump records for boys ages 12 and 13, tried valiantly to best the 14 year old boys’ ...

WHRHS Baseball: Roxbury Baseball Powers Past Watchung Hills

ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury High School baseball team won its 14th game on Friday, rolling over Watchung Hills 9-1 at home.

Offensively, Roxbury did its damage early, scoring twice in the second inning and then five more times in the third to take an early 7-0 lead.

Roxbury’s Will Findlay had two hits and Donovan Brady, Andy Axelson and Brian Dachowski all had base hits. In ...

WHRHS Boys Lacrosse: Bridgewater Upsets Watchung Hills in OT for SCT Title

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - So close. The Watchung Hills boys lacrosse team fell to Bridgewater-Raritan, in overtime, as the Panthers won a fourth-straight Somerset County Tournament title on Saturday, 5-4, at the Torpey Athletic Complex.

Watchung Hills took an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter with goals from Gavin DeFuria, Connor James, and Joe Rica. 

The last game the ...

WHRHS Baseball: Watchung Hills gets Redemption in Somerset County Tournament, Advances to Quarterfinals

WARREN, NJ - Steals and squeeze bunts highlighted a rematch between the Watchung Hills Warriors and the Franklin Warriors on Saturday. Watchung Hills avenged Thursday’s regular season loss and defeated Franklin, 8-1, to advance to the Somerset County tournament quarterfinals to take on Bridgewater-Raritan on May 5.

Joe Blajsa pitched six innings, giving up just five hits, three ...


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