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  1. Teacher confiscates gun from student at Allentown High School  The Trentonian
  2. Student brings handgun into Allentown High School, cops say  Asbury Park Press
  3. Student brought handgun to high school, police say
  4. Allentown student suspended after handgun found at school  News 12 New Jersey
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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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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 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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Nutley Raider Marching Band Places Third at USBands State Championship

MATAWAN, NJ - The Raider Marching Band received a third place trophy at the USBands State Championships in Matawan, New Jersey.

Allentown students interview veterans for Library of Congress project

On the anniversary of Pearl Harbor, Allentown high school students conducted video interviews with local war veterans to be collected for the U.S. Library of ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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

Awards Presented During State Agriculture Convention.

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.

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 ...

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.

PRINCETON: PHS field hockey off to impressive start

If the Princeton High field hockey team needed a statement victory to put an exclamation point on an already impressive start, it came with a 2-1 decision over ...

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 ...

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BERNICE A. KIRSCHMAN  The Intelligencer

Bernice A. Kirschman passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, at her daughter's home in Sellersville, Pa., after a period of declining health.

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.

'Parkland for Parkland': Lehigh Valley School Raises $10,000, Rallies for Florida School Shooting Victims  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Parkland High School students in the Lehigh Valley have felt a closer-than-average bond to their fellow teenages who attend the high school in Parkland, ...

Jan. video winner: Jennifer Marinello  Asbury Park Press

The winning entry by Jennifer Marinello, a 10th grader at Allentown High School, discusses what needs to be done to help eliminate bullying in the schools.

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.

Holiday for students in 13 school districts of New Jersey on Diwali day

Twelve school districts in New Jersey will reportedly stay closed for students on November seven, the day of most popular Hindu festival Diwali; while one will ...

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 ...

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.

Emanuel Rhodes , 97 | Obituaries

Emanuel Rhodes a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather and World War II Veteran peacefully passed away on ...

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 ...

John Robert Pietrowicz, 82 | Obituaries

John Robert Pietrowicz, 82, died peacefully at his home in Somerset, NJ, on Monday, November 12, 2018.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Allentown star athlete's 30-day suspension for Instagram post overturned by state  The Trentonian

ALLENTOWN >> The state has called foul on a decision by a local school district to suspend a student athlete over a social media post.

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 ...

Residents voice concerns over agreement with Cranbury | News

The Princeton Public Schools Board of Education is facing increased public scrutiny about potentially renewing the send-receive relationship it has with ...

Carrie Blessing Keith | Obituaries

Carrie Blessing Keith, 54, passed away on October 18, 2018, at her home in Pennington, New Jersey.Carrie was born on September 21, 1964, in Hamilton, Ohio ...

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

No one realizes how competitive he is,” longtime Allentown High School assistant football coach Joe Murphy said. “You would never know it."

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

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

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'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, ...

Millard M.Riggs , Jr., 76 | Obituaries

Millard M.Riggs , Jr., age 76 of Princeton ,New Jersey died on Friday November 9, 2018 surrounded by his family at Capital Health Regional Medical Center in ...

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.

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 ...

Early College Programs to Launch in Manasquan, Matawan-Aberdeen, Upper Freehold - Atlantic Highlands Herald  Atlantic Highlands Herald

LINCROFT, NJ – Students in three Monmouth County school districts will have the opportunity to earn an associate degree before graduating from high school ...

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 ...

MONTGOMERY: Freshmen lead Montgomery girls at Shore Coaches meet

Caroline Mehlhorn, Elizabeth Henderson and the rest of the freshmen on the Montgomery High girls' cross country team will have plenty of opportunities to run ...

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

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

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.

Search will begin for new superintendent of schools in Freehold Township

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP – The search will begin for a new superintendent of schools in the Freehold Township K-8 School District. Ross Kasun, the district's ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Holmdel Environmental Commission finds issues with proposal from NJNG

The Holmdel Environmental Commission suggested that the proposed development of a New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) regulator station could have a ...

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.

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.

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 ...

History's Headlines: The USS Allentown  WFMZ Allentown

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

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.

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 ...

East Windsor mayor reports on progress in the community during 'State of the Township'

From new stores and warehouses to office buildings, East Windsor Township is on the rise and shows no signs of slowing down. That was the message ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

There is a big difference between development and redevelopment

With talk of development filling the airwaves, newspapers and social media outlets, I feel the need to make a public comment. Much of what I read and hear is ...

Hopewell Valley Regional School District plans to tackle mental health 'epidemic'

It was a Monday night when Rosetta Treece, the director of curriculum and instruction in the Hopewell Valley Regional School District, got a knock on her front ...

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 ...

The Pride of Hillsborough Raider Marching Band 25th Anniversary Home Festival

Press Release - October 4, 2018. The Pride of Hillsborough, the Hillsborough High School Raider Marching Band will host its 25th Annual Marching Band ...

Girls' soccer programs optimistic about season | The Princeton Packet

Val Rodriguez feels that in order for the Princeton High girls' soccer team to be successful on the field, the Little Tigers need to come together off the field.

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.

Dallmeyer announces incoming class of 2021  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 ...

Blue Horse Restaurant Ribbon Cutting on October 17th

Highland Park, NJ, 10/17/2017 – The Mayor of Highland Park and officials from CAM Hospitality gathered yesterday for the official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at ...

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 ...

Boys' soccer teams hope for continued success | The Princeton Packet

As a freshman, Jack Callan was part of a Montgomery High boys' soccer team that reached the Somerset County Tournament final and earned a share of the ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

PRINCETON: Zullo's experience helps steer Princeton High XC

Tucker Zullo knows exactly how the runners behind the Princeton High boys' cross country team's talented top three athletes feel when the bigger meets on the ...

Prom season 2017: When and where Mercer County students will celebrate

Here's a listing of the proms The Times is photographing this year.

David Lewis Blackwell, 70 | Obituaries

David Lewis Blackwell, age 70, died on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at his home in Princeton. David was a passionate and engaged member of the Hopewell Valley ...

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