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NJ football: Jay Graber named Matawan head coach  Asbury Park Press

Jay Graber, who resurrected a long-time dormant Allentown High School football program, was named head coach of th storied Matawan Regional program.

$1B autism bill would bolster support for those who 'age out'  Asbury Park Press

'It's so needed,' said one Monmouth County mom of an 18-year-old with autism who is trying to find a job.

Upper Freehold School District put on lockdown after threat  News 12 New Jersey

The entire Upper Freehold School District was put into lockdown Tuesday after a threat was made against Allentown High School.

Teacher confiscates gun from student at Allentown High School  The Trentonian

ALLENTOWN >> If it wasn't for the quick thinking of a student and teacher, the situation could have possibly been worse.

Teen caught in Allentown high school with knife  WFMZ Allentown

School security spotted the teen entering the school and going into a bathroom.

Allentown girls' soccer bids to repeat as Group 3 state champion

Allentown High School enjoyed a banner girls' soccer season in 2017. The Redbirds finished 22-1 and won the Group 3 state tournament championship, the first ...

Allentown High School prom 2017 (PHOTOS)

The Times of Trenton and were there to capture images of the students as they arrived for the celebration.

Allentown High School Commencement 2017 (PHOTOS)

Allentown High School held their 2017 commencement exercises at Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton.

NJ high school cross country: 4,500 compete at Shore Coaches Meet at Holmdel  Asbury Park Press

HOLMDEL – You won't see him in the upcoming Monmouth County or Shore Conference Championships, but Liam Murphy of Allentown High School, which is ...

Allentown man charged for calling in fake William Allen HS gun threat  WFMZ Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The man accused of calling a fake gun threat into an Allentown high school also stands accused of punching his stepson in the face.

Allentown High School Prom 2016 (PHOTOS)

Allentown High school students arrived at Princeton Saturday evening for their 2016 prom.

The 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals Who Earned $150K Or More  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Salaries Of 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals - Point Pleasant, NJ - These 939 top-paid NJ school superintendents and principals earned $150K, even if their ...

Upper Freehold board considers changes in referendum | Stories

Members of the Upper Freehold Regional School District Board of Education are beginning to plan for a new referendum involving projects at district buildings ...

Allentown High School Target of Unfounded Bomb Threat  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

A Monmouth County school was evacuated for the second day in a row over a bomb threat.

Trenton football lays claim to WJFL Capitol Division with win over Allentown  The Trentonian

TRENTON — As a choice school, it's been no secret the Allentown High School football team has benefited by having out-of-district players from Trenton.

Monmouth County High School Suspends Student Over Racist Photo: Principal

Freehold, NJ - The photo, posted to social media hours after Trump was elected president, also was reported to NJ State Police as a bias crime, she said.

Inaugural District XI Hall of Fame includes 14 local high school coaches, athletes  69News WFMZ-TV

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. - Some of Pennsylvania's most notable high school athletes and coaches were inducted into the first District XI Hall of Fame ...

Big first half from Merkel, Queen power Allentown past Hopewell Valley (PHOTOS)

UPPER FREEHOLD -- Freshman quarterback Dan Merkel and junior wide receiver Sadiq Queen were on the same page Friday. Merkel threw four first-half ...

Allentown softball seeks first victory in state tourney

Brett Carroll Staff Writer Now is the time for the Allentown High School softball team to finally deliver that elusive victory in the state tournament. “We never won a ...

Allentown High football looks for big game from Williams  The Times of Trenton -

UPPER FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — Norman stormin' in the fourth quarter would be a coveted omen for the Allentown High School football team Friday night.

35 of the best things to do this weekend in NJ — May 18-20  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Looking for some springtime fun this weekend? We've got you covered. Check out our complete list of great events and fun things do right here in the great ...

The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Residents seeking seats on school boards | Stories

Residents who wanted to run for a seat on their local school board had until July 30 to file a nominating petition. The school board election will be held on.

History's Headlines: Tragedy on the football field  WFMZ Allentown

In 1928, 17-year-old Jack Coffield died after being injured during football practice at Allentown High School.

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every High School Ranked  Toms River, NJ Patch

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every HS Ranked - Toms River, NJ - We have the list of each NJ high school's average 2017 scores that were recently ...

History's Headlines: Big Bill Taft comes to town  69News WFMZ-TV

If, in 1913, he reflected back on the previous year, former president William Howard Taft had not much to remember fondly. The year 1912 had begun with the ...

Officials condemn unruly Allen High School students; 'Despicable, reprehensible act' by few  Allentown Morning Call

Long before Thursday's after-school brawl among hundreds of William Allen High School students that injured four Allentown police officers, two with possible ...

The week in obituaries: 42 with local ties remembered

The following loved ones, friends and neighbors dies recently.

Allentown football uses second-half surge to stop Steinert  The Trentonian

Allentown >> Rahsaan Emory rushed for 283 yards and four touchdowns to lead Allentown High School's football team to a 35-21 victory over Steinert Friday ...

Morristown High School Marching Band Earns 2nd Place at Festival of Marching Competition

MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown High School Marching Band began the 2018 season by placing second in the Festival of Marching Competition this past ...

HS Baseball: Neptune has a bright future to look forward after heart-breaking defeat  Asbury Park Press

High School Baseball: Allentown edges Neptune in 10 innings in a sectional final classic.

Times of Trenton Football Players of the Week: Allentown's Merkel, New Egypt's Healy

TIMES OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Allentown quarterback Dan Merkel will put up some eye watering numbers over the next three-plus seasons of his ...

Mercer County students using expanded School Choice program, but local districts aren't biting  The Times of Trenton -

The state Department of Education projects 114 Mercer County students will utilize the school choice program to attend public school outside their home district ...

Allentown's Palladino finishes Muhlenberg career as a record breaker

Nobody saw this coming. Not really. Allentown High School football coach Jay Graber knew the kid would have a successful college career. The quarterback ...

3 Monmouth school districts OK spending; LBI rejects school consolidation  Asbury Park Press

Five school districts have referendums in Monmouth County. There is one referendum in Ocean County.

Kluchinski, Roszels Honored for Distinguished Service to Agriculture - Atlantic Highlands Herald  Atlantic Highlands Herald

Awards Presented During State Agriculture Convention.

Alex Moore of Allentown helps North Carolina women's lacrosse team to national title

Alex Moore got to live out a dream Sunday when the Allentown High School product and her teammates on the University of North Carolina women's lacrosse ...

Allentown coaching legend Mary Ellen McCarthy announces retirement

Mary Ellen McCarthy's father played minor league baseball in the New York Yankees organization and coached the game on the youth level. Her brother played ...

Nottingham High School 'Slave Auction' post sparks racial outrage  The Trentonian

HAMILTON >> The racially charged post was created at a time the school was celebrating Black History Month. “Slave auction, they work hard and need little ...

Former Allentown High football coach LaCava was more prepared for Colts Neck

Feature story on former Allentown High football head coach Greg LaCava.

Allentown's Graber prepared for test  The Times of Trenton -

Unlike a fireplace, the flame inside Jay Graber is not so visible. But it's red hot nonetheless. “No one realizes how competitive he is,” longtime Allentown High ...

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse In New 2018 Report  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Point Pleasant, NJ - Each year, the list of NJ communities — large, small, urban and suburban — with the most ...

Gamer sent to prison for 'swatting' N.J. schools

A 22-year-old Connecticut man who took part in bomb threats made against two Monmouth County schools last year was Tuesday sentenced to a year in prison.

Allentown boys basketball edges Hopewell Valley 58-56 behind Bekim Nikovic's 22 points

ALLENTOWN -- Coming off of three straight losses, including a 5-point loss to Manasquan on Wednesday, the Allentown High School boys basketball team was ...

Allentown High School senior leads football team onto field with bagpipe tune  The Times of Trenton -

The piper is Taylor Owens, and every game, home and away, the senior leads the team from the school to the field. Reaching the turf, the players, walking ...

South County Fab Five advance to state championship meet  Star-News

Their names are Justin Mulvany, Mariana Beltran-Picos, Luz Mercado, Estela Bustillos and Drake Prince. What they have in common is they will all be ...

Reading announcer Pat McCarthy looking to make his own mark in broadcast game

TRENTON--Despite the fact that it is only his first season on the minor league circuit, Pat McCarthy has the game of baseball in his blood. While it may have took ...

Football: Allentown head coach Jay Graber wanted a challenge, Middletown South provided it  The Star-Ledger

MIDDLETOWN -- The Allentown High School football team was at the Shore Tuesday, but it was no day at the beach for the Redbirds. Allentown head coach Jay ...

N.J. high schools implement 'One School, One Book' curriculum  The Star-Ledger -

Every Wednesday morning during homeroom at Allentown High School, students have 20 minutes to read from a novel about a teenage girl's encounters with a ...

Delaware Valley Gets First Taste Of Wintry Weather This Season  CBS Philly

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter. PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) –Residents across the Delaware Valley dealt with their first taste of wintry weather this season ...

Allentown football aims for its first playoff appearance  The Times of Trenton -

This is the first in a series as The Times' Kevin Maloney drops in on high school football camps throughout Mercer County leading up to the start of the season.

Allentown High's Ross Scheuerman wins scholarship  The Times of Trenton -

WEST WINDSOR – Allentown High's Ross Scheuerman added to his list of accolades last night. After completing a stellar career for the Redbirds' football team, ...

Allentown High wrestling can't get past Point Pleasant Boro in state tournament  The Times of Trenton -

Allentown came close to topping Point Pleasant Boro but lost 31-25.

Head coach Jay Graber must reload his talented Allentown football team

LAWRENCE — Mark Stephan was a sophomore reserve quarterback at Notre Dame High School when Jay Graber was a senior and the team's star.

Millstone teen killed in crash had future in law enforcement ahead of him  Asbury Park Press

Alexander Pannizzo, 18, hoped to pursue a career in criminal justice and work for the Department of Homeland Security.

Jay Graber inserted as Allentown's head basketball coach, Jason Malloy to lead Hamilton  The Times of Trenton -

Jay Graber and Jason Malloy share a lot in common, most of which centers around the game of basketball and passing on the ample knowledge they've ...

Hovanetz, Carolyn | Obituaries |

Carolyn Hattie Hovanetz of Fredericksburg died Sunday, April 1, 2018 at her home. Carolyn was born in Ormrod, Pennsylvania and graduated from Allentown ...

New Jerseys 1,000 Highest-Paid Teachers In 2017

New Jersey's 1000 Highest-Paid Teachers - Toms River, NJ - Here are the 1000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Student suspended for bringing gun to school | News |  The Trentonian

ALLENTOWN >> Officials have suspended a student for bringing a handgun to Allentown High School.

History's Headlines: The USS Allentown  WFMZ Allentown

The Tacoma class frigate was the only warship named after the city.

Not just any crutches: Allentown teen and her family decorate crutches for wounded soldiers  The Times of Trenton -

Genevieve Finn of Allentown and her family decorate crutches by hand and send them to wounded soldiers adjusting to life after war.

Gallery to Highlight Artwork by High School Artists and Their Teachers in 'Passing the Palette' Nov. 16 to Dec. 8  MCCC News

West Windsor, N.J. – The latest art exhibit coming to the Mercer County Community College (MCCC) Gallery shows that artistic expression can be a beautiful ...

Allentown survives surprising challenge from Middletown North with 2-1 OT win in CJG III action

UPPER FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — Outplayed for much of the second half by 16th-seeded Middletown North, the Allentown High School boys' soccer team had ...

Montgomery High School pays tribute to its own hero

On the day that would have marked Ashley Henderson Huff's 35th birthday, a sign was unveiled that renamed the entrance to Montgomery High School as 1st Lt.

Allentown softball tops Hunterdon Central in 12 innings  The Times of Trenton -

ALLENTOWN – There could be no better test for the Allentown High School softball team than to open the season against the defending state Group IV ...

L.A. PARKER: No use getting upset over Allentown Monopoly Board  The Trentonian

The placement of a Trenton High logo in a Monopoly board jail cell hardly exhibits racism, prejudice or bias.

AROUND THE VALLEY: Several area athletes shine on the slopes  Allentown Morning Call

In recent weeks, area athletes have earned individual and team championships in sports such as wrestling, swimming and basketball and the season continues ...

Florence teen Sarah Townsend had cocaine in her system when she drowned herself in pond, authorities say  The Times of Trenton -

Burlington County authorities also said yesterday for the first time that Townsend left a suicide note in her car, which was found abandoned near Sherman's ...

Amazon's mega warehouse gridlocks traffic in N.J. towns

UPDATE: N.J. mayor vows to sue Amazon over warehouse traffic gridlock · ROBBINSVILLE -- The holiday rush is under way at Amazon's 1.2 million-square-foot ...

Allentown PD: Pursuit ends in crash, drug arrest  Asbury Park Press

ALLENTOWN - An attempt to flee a downtown traffic stop came to a crashing halt and a drug arrest Wednesday, police said. Police arrested 32-year-old Keith P.

NJ student missing, car found near pond - Photo 1 - Pictures  CBS News

Sarah Townsend, an 18-year-old girl from New Jersey, was reported missing Monday morning by her boyfriend who spotted her car near a local pond.

Dallmeyer announces incoming class of 2021 - Lehigh University Athletics  Lehigh University Athletics

Lehigh head field hockey coach Caitlin Dallmeyer announced the Mountain Hawks' complete incoming class of 2021 on Monday, featuring nine student-athletes ...

NJ School Districts Asking Voters for $320M for Renovations and Repair  NJ Spotlight

Projects in 15 districts range from windows and ceiling tiles to building expansion, high-tech installations, and enhancements to make schools world class.

ALLENTOWN: AHS football keeps on rolling | Archives  Packet Online

Someone in Pop Warner knew what they were doing when they made Joe Pritchard an offensive lineman in first grade.

247 Top New Jersey High Schools In 2017-18

247 Top New Jersey High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Where are New Jersey's best high schools? A new ranking reveals.

N.J teens win at World's Championship Horse Show in Ky.

In the Saddlebred world, nothing compares to winning a championship at the World's Championship Horse Show, held at the Kentucky State Fair in Louisville.

Actor, Activist, Educator, Orator | Drew Today  Drew Today

About Logan: Logan, passionate about history and theatre, gained leadership experience as vice president of his school's thespian troupe—and by serving with ...

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools Released: How Did Yours Do?

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are lists of the best and worst performances by New Jersey school districts on the state's annual ...

Four candidates running for Bordentown Township Committee  Community News Service

Four candidates — Steve Benowitz, Kyle Melander, Vanessa Meades and Eric Holliday — are up for two seats on the Bordentown Township Committee.

N.J. high school football coach Warren Wolf is elected to Brick school board  The Star-Ledger -

BRICK TOWNSHIP -- Warren Wolf doesn't like to lose. Disappointed over the Brick Township Board of Education's selection of his successor as the high school's ...

Athletic Trainers' Society of New Jersey Award Winners Recognized at the ATSNJ 32nd Annual Conference and Business Meeting  PR Web

The Athletic Trainers' Society of New Jersey (ATSNJ) is proud to recognize the seven individuals who were selected as award winners at the 32nd Annual ...

Michael Adler - Men's Lacrosse - University of Maryland Athletics

Michael Adler (50) Defense - ADLER'S HONOR ROLL• 2x Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018) MAJOR: Economics As a senior (2018): Appeared in 17 games, ...

Tough stretch getting Princeton hoops ready for Ivy play

For the Princeton University men's basketball team, everything before January is about preparing for the Ivy League schedule.

Haddon Heights hires new football, wrestling coaches

The Haddon Heights Board of Education approved Chris Lina as head football coach and Sean McCarthy as head wrestling coach at its meeting on Wednesday ...

Hillsborough High School Grad Earns His Wings

On a sultry Friday in late July, at a solemn but joyful ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field in the Florida panhandle, Lt. Jr. Grade (LJG) James Sireci.

Princeton Public Schools appoints new superintendent  The Times of Trenton -

Stephen Cochrane, 53, will start his 4½-year contract in January after superintendent Judith Wilson retires.

Photos: Ewing High School 2014 graduation  The Star-Ledger

Ewing High School held its 2014 graduation tonight at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton.

Football Announces Recruiting Class  Bucknell University Official Athletic Site

LEWISBURG, Pa. – Bucknell head football coach Joe Susan announced 19 new members to the Bison football program on Wednesday's National Signing Day.

Spirit of Hero Scholarships awarded to local students

New Jersey First Lady Mary Pat Christie on Tuesday announced 25 recipients of the 2015 New Jersey Heroes Spirit of a Hero Scholarship during a ceremony at ...

PARCC Math Results: 389 N.J. High Schools, From Best To Worst

Hoboken, NJ - You may be surprised to see the newly released PARCC Math test results. We have the list of high schools, from best to worst.

Transgender pigeons? Hipster rats? Co-creator of HBO's 'Animals' explains it all

Phil Matarese, a Monmouth County native, created the animated adult series with Mike Luciano and got a two-season deal from HBO.

How would N.J. schools handle a L.A.-like bomb threat?

New Jersery's public schools received nearly 800 bomb threats over the last decade, according to state statistics.

FLASHBACK: In 1976, Ty Stofflet throws 20-inning no-hitter, singles in only run at World Softball Championships  Allentown Morning Call

A look back at Lehigh Valley sports history for the week of February 1.

Cowboy Baseball Announces Recruiting Class  Oklahoma State Athletics

STILLWATER – Oklahoma State has added 20 new players to its roster for the 2018 season. Joining head coach Josh Holliday 's program are 11 freshmen and ...

N.J. parents could get more public-school-choice options

When Myriam Bindas of Phillipsburg was looking for schools for her children a few years ago, she was surprised to find she had a choice of public school ...

Has Amazon N.J. warehouse traffic gridlock been eased by shift changes?

It's been more than a week since the online retail giant began staggering shifts in a move meant to ease the congestion.

Freehold's Worthy scores two TDs in annual North/South all-star game

Ashante Worthy is not done scoring touchdowns on New Jersey football fields. Worthy, the all-everything quarterback out of Freehold High School, scored two ...

Football coaching legend Amabile passes  The Times of Trenton -

SPRING LAKE — John Amabile, who helped resurrect the Allentown High School football program when he coached the Redbirds to a 4-6 record in 2009 died ...

Robbinsville High School varsity baseball coach cleared of allegations  The Times of Trenton -

Superintendent Steve Mayer said today that Tom Brettell, in his sixth year at the helm, was the subject of an anonymous complaint.

Registration is now open for HEWYBL flag football season  Packet Online

Registration is now open for the 2017 HEWYBL spring flag football.

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