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October 2, 2022

NEWTON, NJ — Renewing their commitment to safety for Newton school children, the Town of Newton council members unanimously approved Resolution #213-2022,  at the September 26 meeting. In the resolution Town Manager Thomas S. Russo, Jr.’s recommended the appointment of 17 school crossing guards for ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Principal of Newton High School, Jeff Waldron, introduced the new student representative Rhyan Hernandez to the board of education members and the public at their meeting last week. The Newton Board of Education also approved policy 0143.2 during their meeting on Tuesday, September ...

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NEWTON, NJ – Newton area alumni have earned accolades and degrees from their colleges. Katarina Maio, Ashley VanHoorebeke, Emily Jimenez, Jared Hansen and Kathleen Ruffino earned degrees from East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania. Kamryn Zanella earned a degree in psychology from Costal ...

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NEWTON, NJ- Newton area alumni have received accolades and degrees from their colleges. Krishna Vyas earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy from Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania. Lehigh University announced 2022 graduates: Cameron Osborn with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School art teacher Christine Mase has been named Sussex County Teacher of the Year, by the New Jersey Department of Education on Thursday. “It is a great honor to be recognized as the Sussex County Teacher of the Year,” Principal Edward Lazzara said.  “We are excited for ...

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NEWTON, NJ – Newton area alumni have earned accolades and degrees from their colleges. Brianna Dul graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science from College of Charleston in South Carolina. James Madison University announced 2022 graduates. Jonathan Neuhs graduated with a ...

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NEWTON, NJ – Newton area alumni have earned accolades and degrees from their colleges and universities. Jared Hansen honored at Political Science and Economics Honor Societies induction ceremonies at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania. Aditya Sambyal was installed into Phi Kappa Phi ...

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NEWTON, NJ – The Newton Board of Education has five seats on the ballot in November and five candidates.  There are three 3-year seats, on 2-year seat and one 1-year seat and none will see any challenges. Edward Caffery, Mary E. Zayac and Raymond Morris are looking forward to three years of ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School has said goodbye to math teacher John Yeager 24 years in the Braves classroom. Yeager has been a mathematics teacher for 25 years, spending all but one year with the Newton district. He has taught most of the math high school curriculum over that period of ...

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SPARTA, NJ – A Sparta High School rising senior has been selected for the inaugural internship program at Askin & Hooker law firm.  Annika Noel was selected to the intern, according to Bill Askin. “She has participated in the Sparta High School mock trial team and she has an interest in ...

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NEWTON, NJ-- This article contains the names of the Class of 2022 graduates from their graduation ceremony that took place on Palmer Field, on the evening of Friday, June 17 and additional photos. Newton High School Class of 2022 Graduates National Honor Society * Melkart J. Abou ...

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NEWTON, NJ—After overcoming the many and unprecedented challenges created by the pandemic, Newton High School Class of 2022 took their final walk as students outside on Palmer Field on Friday, June 17, surrounded by friends, family, teachers, and classmates. After the 177 graduates processed in ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Eighty-eight students from the Halsted Middle School Class of 2022 will “Make It Count” as they continue on to Newton High School next year and put their “Best Foot Forward” toward becoming the Newton High School Class of 2026. Math Award: Tyler Bailey Desiree ...

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Part I NEWTON, NJ—Eighty-eight students from the Halsted Middle School Class of 2022 will “Make It Count” as they continue on to Newton High School next year and put their “Best Foot Forward” toward becoming the Newton High School Class of 2026. Halsted Middle School Class of 2022 ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Halsted Middle School celebrated the Class of 2022 Eighth Grade Promotion ceremony on Thursday, June 16. This is the second year that Halsted’s class has had a ceremony on Palmer Field at Newton High School, making history after the last two years of challenges the Braves have had to ...

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NEWTON, NJ – This year’s November ballot will include three seats for the Newton Town Council.  Residents interested in running for a four-year term will be able to pick up a candidate petition packet at the Municipal Clerk’s office beginning July1. The Newton Board of Education will also have ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School Class of 2022 was able to celebrate their senior awards ceremony in person, after the pandemic forced a virtual ceremony for the past two years. On Monday, June 13, the Class of 2022 and their friends and family, gathered at Sussex County Community College to ...

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PATERSON, NJ- A program organized by Sparta resident Mitch Morrison once again brought a free Student Career Day Program to more than 12,000 Paterson Public School #26 students. “It was a phenomenal day,” Morrison said. The program “Student Success Program,” continues to bring professionals ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Newton High School not only had a student who won the Louis Bay II scholarship, but also had a student named as a top finalist. Newton High School student Nicole Assante from Green Township was named as one of the 11 top finalists. The Louis Bay II- Future Municipal Leaders ...

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NEWTON, NJ—Newton High School senior Alexa Dodd was chosen as one of three statewide winners of the Louis Bay II - Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition. Approximately 40 municipalities had applicants submit entries to the competition. The scholarship aims to advance the virtues of ...

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NEWTON, NJ – It was a great couple of days at the Ag Shop at Newton High School when the FFA, formerly known as Future Farmers of America, hosted second grade students from Newton and Green.  In the past Andover has joined in this event but was not able to make it this year. The FFA students ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School announced the students who have qualified for Honor Rolls for the third marking period of the 2021-2022 school year. Students who have a grade point average greater than or equal to 3.5 through 3.749 receive Cum Laude. Students who have a GPA greater than or ...

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NEWTON, NJ – The Newton Board of Education approved two expenditures totaling $440,000 with funding to come from capital reserve funds.  The funds will go to purchase a 54 seat school bus for $140,000 and retrofitting the high school fire alarm system for $300,000. Several personnel items were ...

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HOUSTON, TX – Newton High School is being represented well by the students on Aperture Robotics Team.  The students are one of 450 teams from around the globe competing on the world’s robotic stage, coach James Hofmann said. “This is the payoff for working long hours, putting in tons of ...

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HOUSTON, TX – Newton High School is being represented well by the students on Aperture Robotics Team.  The students are one of 450 teams from around the globe competing on the world’s robotic stage, coach James Hofmann said. “This is the payoff for working long hours, putting in tons of ...

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NEWTON, NJ – The gym was busy on Thursday with the school’s first Career Fair (and Meme Day as well.)  Businesses, military services, technical schools and colleges were among the organizations on hand to talk with juniors and seniors about their plans after they graduate from high school. “Just ...

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LEHIGH, PA –After a successful showing at the FIRST FMA Mid-Atlantic District Championship competition  Newton High School robotics is headed to the world competition in Texas.  Aperture Team #3142 finished in sixth place out of 126 teams at the competition at Lehigh University last ...

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NEWTON, NJ – It looks like the biggest obstacle facing the Newton robotics Team Aperture #3142 in their quest for a national title could be funding.  They have been charging their way through competition earning slots at regional and national competitions, but they need funding to be able to enter ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School announced the students who have qualified for Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2021-2022 school year. Students who have a grade point average greater than or equal to 3.5 through 3.749 receive Cum Laude. Students who have a GPA greater than or ...

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NEWTON, NJ - Newton schools will be closed on Wednesday, March 9 due to forecasted winter weather, according to school officials.

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