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Male NJ teacher fired over graphic blog about sex with a man  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Dennis Q. Miguel engaged of “acts of unbecoming conduct,” according to an arbitrator's decision in November.

Native Mahwah Widow Dies After 7-Year Battle With Breast Cancer  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Widow Dies After 7-Year Battle With Cancer - Mahwah, NJ - Desiree Checki Polakowski's husband, Mark died suddenly of a heart attack when he was ...

Former Mahwah High School art teacher's license revoked after child endangerment plea

Former Mahwah High School art teacher Joshua Green's teaching license was revoked in early November after he pleaded guilty to child endangerment in ...

These Mahwah Teachers Are Among Highest Paid In NJ  Mahwah, NJ Patch

These Mahwah Teachers Get Paid The Most - Mahwah, NJ - Nearly all of them make more than $100000 annually.

Despite rare condition, Nitin Shukla determined to keep running for Mahwah

MAHWAH — Running is the fun part for Mahwah senior Nitin Shukla. It's the stopping that is the problem. Shukla, 18, is part of a Mahwah team that advanced to ...

Ex-Mahwah High School Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Ex-Mahwah Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault - Mahwah, NJ - Breaking: Joshua Green, 33, works for another school district. He allegedly had sexual ...

Mahwah Student Wins Prestigious Math Award  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Student Wins Prestigious Math Award - Mahwah, NJ - Enver Aman was named a Trig-Star for the practical application of trigonometry.

Police Investigate 'Gun' And 'School' Scrawled On Mahwah HS Bathroom Wall  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. – Authorities were reviewing surveillance video to try and find who scribbled the words “gun” and “school” in graffiti found Tuesday morning in a ...

Mahwah High-Schoolers SAT Scores Among Highest In NJ  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Students Score High On The SAT - Mahwah, NJ - Several Bergen County high schools earned high SAT scores new data released by the state shows.

High school art teacher charged with sexually assaulting student

A former art teacher at Mahwah High School has been charged with sexually assaulting a student at the school when he taught there in 2015, authorities said ...

Mahwah school board president: Mayor didn't consult us on armed officer request

Mayor Bill Laforet has called for armed officers to be posted at each school after a student allegedly threatened to "shoot up" the middle school.

Mahwah Student Musicians Named To National Ensemble  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Student Named To National Ensemble - Mahwah, NJ - The students will perform before thousands of people in Pittsburgh in April.

Longtime Mahwah Coach John Carty Inducted Into NJ Hall Of Fame  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Coach John Carty Inducted Into Hall of Fame - Mahwah, NJ - Carty, who has an annual basketball tournament named in his honor, taught in Mahwah ...

Mahwah Student Receives National Writing Medal  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Student Wins National Writing Award - Mahwah, NJ - Molly Wolf's work was among the top 1 percent of entries in the 2018 Scholastic Art and Writing ...

2 Accused Of Selling Cocaine On Route 17 Near Mahwah High School  Mahwah, NJ Patch

2 Sold Cocaine And Oxycodone Near High School - Mahwah, NJ - Jose Dominguez, 29, and Casey Schweiger, 24, were arrested after police searched a hotel ...

Editorial: Armed guards in Mahwah schools? Not so fast

Instead of relying on a mayoral decision, Mahwah school and municipal officials should work jointly on a plan to enhance safety in and around schools.

Mahwah gets one of only two US opioid abuse treatment grants awarded in NJ

MAHWAH — The township knows just how it will spend the $299,360 grant to fight opioid abuse that it received from the U.S. Department of Justice: more ...

Mahwah school district to build $4.4 million STEAM facility

MAHWAH — The township school district plans to build a $4.4 million science and technology facility at the high school that officials say would be unique for its ...

Mahwah Student Honored For Helping Premature Babies  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Student Honored For Helping Preemie Babies - Mahwah, NJ - Brianna Stoohs, a senior at Mahwah High School, won 1st place in the international ...

The stories behind North Jersey's wackiest high school sports nicknames

Eastside Ghosts? Fair Lawn Cutters? Mahwah Thunderbirds? At several North Jersey high schools, there are intriguing backstories behind the nicknames.

Police: Mahwah Dealer Had Pounds Of Pot, Hash Oil, Edibles, Buyers Being Investigated  Bergenfield Daily Voice

A Mahwah man stopped for careless driving on Thanksgiving morning was trucking a pound and a half of pot, a pound of hash oil, 20 packages of marijuana ...

Mahwah Police Seize Drugs, Bust Two In Raid On Hotel Room Near High School  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. -- Cocaine, Oxycodone and pot were among the drugs being sold from a hotel room near Mahwah High School, said police who busted a couple ...

Mahwah High School Student Earns Prestigious Scholarship

MAHWAH, NJ — A township high school student has received a scholarship from the UPS Foundation. Senior Victoria Koa has received the James E. Casey ...

Former Mahwah HS Art Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Student  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

A former Mahwah High School art teacher was charged with having sex with an underage student there.Joshua Green, 33, of Clifton, was charged with sexual ...

Mahwah Girl Injured In Crash Speaks To Kids About Drunk Driving  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Mahwah Girl Hurt In Crash: Don't Drink And Drive - Mahwah, NJ - Julia Stuart's leg was crushed in between 2 vehicles. Together with MADD, she is educating ...

Male Athlete of the Week: Kyle Teel, Mahwah

Kyle Teel, of Mahwah High School, is the Male Athlete of the Week.

2 Mahwah High School Musicians Receive National Honor

Mahwah, NJ - Jeffrey Sagurton and William Tso will represent Mahwah in the All-Eastern Band and Orchestra concert next year.

6 Mahwah Students Receive National Honor

Mahwah Students Receive National Honor - Mahwah, NJ - The students were named commended students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.

50 High School Seniors to Watch: Michael Cantow, Mahwah

Offensive lineman hopes to factor into championship equation for defending state-sectional titlist.

Former Mahwah HS teacher accused of having sex with student  News 12 New Jersey

A former Mahwah High School teacher is facing charges for allegedly having sex with a student.

Football Public School Top 20 Countdown: No. 9 Mahwah

After back-to-back sectional titles, the Thunderbirds are starting over, but have the pieces to be champions.

Mahwah Man Dealt Drugs Near High School, Prosecutor Says

MAHWAH, NJ — A township man was arrested Wednesday and charged with selling hash-oil in town, authorities announced.

Bergen Wrestler Makes History At Rutgers University  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Rutgers Wrestler From Bergen Col Makes History - Mahwah, NJ - Nicholas Gravina, a redshirt senior, is the 1st 4-time Academic All-Big Ten selection in Rutgers ...

Heres How Much Snow Mahwah Received  Mahwah, NJ Patch

How Much Snow Did Mahwah Get? - Mahwah, NJ - The late season nor'easter hit North Jersey hard. Roads are closed and power is still out for thousands of ...

Bomb Threat Called Into Mahwah High

MAHWAH, NJ - Mahwah High School was placed on lockdown Friday morning after a message left on the school's answering system said a bomb was set to go ...

These Mahwah Teachers Are Among The Highest Paid In NJ

These Mahwah Teachers Make More Than Their Peers - Mahwah, NJ - A few teachers at Indian Hills and Ramapo high schools make more than $114000 ...

Mahwah High School STEM Places 1st At Competition

The Mahwah High School STEM team placed first Friday in the Engineering Tomorrow Challenge. The competition featured interactive demonstrations and ...

County Exapnds Ramapo Reservation By 18 Acres  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Ramapo Reservation Expands By 18 Acres - Mahwah, NJ - The county purchased the property for $1.3 million.

Future looks bright for Mahwah cross-country teams

Success seems to be relative along the cross-country courses that Mahwah High School runners have traveled.

Braves boys soccer takes down Mahwah in overtime to win second straight sectional title  New Jersey Herald

MAHWAH -- Newton boys soccer head coach Brian Martin had a hunch who would come through with an overtime goal that would give the Braves their ninth ...

Ramsey softball fights its way to second-straight Bergen County title

MAHWAH – Ramsey brought the fight, and took home the Bergen County softball title. “That's what we have, a bunch of fighters,” said Rams coach Chris Caserta ...

Mahwah Library Closed Due To Electrical Problems  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Library Closed Due To Electrical Problems - Mahwah, NJ - Breaking: Borrowed items may be returned to another BCCLS library in the area.

‘You better say yes’: This Atlanta Falcons player helped pull off surprise promposal  Ledger-Enquirer

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu is used to lending a helping hand at a crucial moment. The veteran did just that last week, although his latest effort ...

Mahwah Student Is A Heisman Winner

Mahwah Student Wins Heisman Award - Mahwah, NJ - Kyle O'Malley never cuts corners and is committed to excellence.

Hundreds In Mahwah Still Without Power  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Full Power Not Expected Back In Mahwah Til Monday - Mahwah, NJ - Breaking: Orange & Rockland estimates power will be restored by midnight Monday.

NY Giant Leonard Marshall Visits Mahwah High School Football Team

Mahwah, NJ - The Thunderbirds will face off against Glen Rock for a state group championship Friday.

Confidence lifted Mahwah's Kayal to another level

Michael Kayal was not only a four-year starter as Mahwah High School's soccer goalie, but he also was a pioneer.

Doblin: Mahwah’s eruv, this year’s Halloween costume

On Halloween, two Mahwah High School students went to school in costume. One was dressed as a Hasidic Jew, the other as an eruv. The student dressed as ...

Check Out How Much This Mahwah Mother And Daughters Look Alike  Mahwah, NJ Patch

These Mahwah Girls Just Look Just Like Their Mom - Mahwah, NJ - 'We are constantly told how similar we all look, especially my oldest daughter and I,' Kate ...

Mahwah Driving School Runs On Bergen Coaches, Teachers  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. – When Mike and Michelle Branagh started their driving school back in 2008, they had one car and three employees.“Literally, it was me and ...

Bergen Man Trafficked And Sexually Exploited Kids: Prosecutor  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Man Trafficked And Sexually Exploited Kids: Cops - Mahwah, NJ - Kevin J. Newell, 55, was wanted by Pennsylvania and federal authorities. He was arrested ...

Mahwah HS Boys and Girls Swim Teams Win

Press release: Congratulations to the Mahwah High School Boys Swim Team for their win against Passaic! Brendan Pilaar, Ron Wilson, John Ni, Jack Darrow, ...

Indoor Water Park Coming To Bergen Co.: Report

Indoor Water Park Coming To Bergen County - Mahwah, NJ - The 50000-square-foot facility would be located next to a spa that has a 400-degree detoxification ...

287 Graduate from Mahwah High School

Mahwah High School says goodbye to 287 seniors as they graduate Thursday in a 6 p.m. ceremony. Congratulations to the Class of 2014! Abboud, Karen

School grieves for teen killed in North Jersey crash

A candlelight vigil for Lauerwald was planned for 7 p.m. Monday at the Mahwah High School football field.

Softball: Top 25 rankings, players and stories to watch

A look at the top teams, players, dates to remember and stories to follow in 2018.

911 calls shed light on fatal Mahwah accident

MAHWAH - On the night 17-year-old Nicholas Lauerwald was killed in a car accident, a 911 call placed minutes before the crash reported that teens were ...

WATCH: Mahwah High School SGA Welcome Video

Mahwah, NJ - The new student government officers give an overview of the new district website and preview upcoming sporting events.

Touchdown! NJ Teen Gets NFL Star Power for Promposal  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A New Jersey teen enlisted some NFL star power for her prom-posal -- and she scored a yes!

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.

2 Bergen Billionaires Make Forbes 2018 List  Mahwah, NJ Patch

2 Bergen Billionaires Make Forbes' 2018 List - Mahwah, NJ - Forbes recently released its annual billionaire list, which includes 9 super-rich New Jerseyans; 2 of ...

Bergen Chefs, Restaurant Owners Nominated For Culinary Awards  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Bergen Chefs Nominated For Culinary Awards - Mahwah, NJ - Several locals are up for 2018 Garden State Culinary Arts Awards.

North Jersey Softball: The Best of the Week, Top 25 rankings

Who's going to be the top seed in the Bergen County Tournament? The Top 25 poll, and Talking Softball with Park Ridge sophomore Sophia Pantoliano.

Archive: The origins of the Verona Hillbillies mascot

Verona High School features one of the most unique mascots in the state. Verona is home to the Hillbillies.

Jeff Remo Retiring As Mahwah Football Coach After 20 Years

MAHWAH, N.J. — After 20 years, Jeffrey Remo is stepping down as head coach of the Mahwah High School football team. Remo said leading the Thunderbirds ...

Lyndhurst Police Looking For Man Missing Since Thursday  Mahwah, NJ Patch

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Lyndhurst police continue to search for a man five days after he was reported missing. Vitorino Cirne, 51, was reported missing to ...

These Bergen High Schools Are Ranked Among The Best In The U.S.  Wyckoff, NJ Patch

Several Bergen County High Schools were ranked among the best in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. Bergen County Academies and Bergen ...

Mahwah Burglar Arrested Months After Jewelry, Gun Thefts: Police  Mahwah, NJ Patch

After 8 Months, Police Charge Man With Burglaries - Mahwah, NJ - Brian Sessions is accused of stealing $15K in jewelry after he burglarized 3 borough homes ...

Watch: Falcons Mohamed Sanu helps with promposal WXIA

New Jersey resident Sam Darrow is a huge Atlanta Falcons fan, and Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu is one of his favorite players. So when his girlfriend ...

Plainfield PAAAS Teacher Arrested

PATERSON, NJ - Joshua Green of Clifton was arrested Wednesday, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announced. Green, 33, is currently a ...

Ex-Bergen Rabbi Sexually Assaulted Boy For 6 Months: Prosecutor  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Rabbi Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Boy For Months - Mahwah, NJ - Rabbi Menachem M. Weiss, 46, was charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, ...

Franklin Lakes man allegedly had more than 1,000 child pornography files

A Franklin Lakes man allegedly had sexually explicit conversations with children on social media channels and possessed more than 1,000 digital child ...

Ex-Paterson teacher gets prison for having sexual conversations with students on Facebook

A former Paterson teacher who attempted to engage in sexual acts with high school students was sentenced to three years in prison.

Plainfield Public Schools' Interim Superintendent Statement Regarding Arrest of Teacher

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield Public Schools' Interim Superintendent Ronald E. Bolandi issued a statement on Thursday about Joshua Green, a PAAAS teacher ...

New Jersey Celebrates Armenian Republic's Centennial  Armenian Weekly

More than 300 guests gathered at Mahwah High School to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Armenia's First Independent Republic on June 10 (Photo: ARF N.J.).

Local Man Admits Accepting Bribes To Secure Contract For Company  Mahwah, NJ Patch

Local Man Admits Accepting Bribes - Mahwah, NJ - Daniel Lawrynowicz, 48, admitted to accepting bribes to secure a contract between his and another ...

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 ...

With an uptick in vaping, NJ schools adjust their lessons  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

E-cigarettes and other vaping products have smoked past traditional cigarettes as the main topic of conversation during tobacco-prevention talks in New Jersey ...

And the Awards Go To...

Principal John P. Pascale welcomed students, family and friends to the Mahwah High School Senior Awards Tuesday night. "We are here to celebrate members ...

Mahwah Dancers Take Stage For 9-Year-Old Fighting Cancer  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. — Dancers from across Bergen and Passaic counties will perform at Mahwah High School May 6 to raise awareness and funds for a 9-year-old ...

Happy Birthday To Mahwah's Robert Kratch  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, NJ. -- Wednesday marks another milestone in the life of Mahwah's Robert "Bob" Kratch as he turns 51 years old.Kratch was born in Brooklyn, ...

Happy Birthday To Mahwah's Maria Pitillo  Northern Highlands Daily Voice

MAHWAH, NJ. -- Happy Birthday to actress Maria Pitillo, who turns 52 on Sunday. She was born on Jan. 8, 1965, in Elmira, N.Y. and raised in Mawah, N.J. ...

Mahwah Cops Find 3 Lbs. Of Coke, 1 Lb. Of Marijuana During Stops

Cops Find 3 Lbs. Of Coke During Traffic Stop - Mahwah, NJ - Breaking: Police found the cocaine in a secret compartment, authorities said.

Im Worried They Are Going To Flip, 911 Caller Says Of Fatal Mahwah Crash: Report

Mahwah, NJ - A 911 call minutes before the crash reported that people were hanging out of the speeding SUV 17-year-old Nicholas Lauerwald was in.

MHS Coach: Why Cheerleading Is Important

Mahwah, NJ - Former Mahwah cheerleader now an assistant coach.

Mahwah Guidance Director Receives Excellence Award

Dominick Gliatta, the director of guidance at Mahwah High School, has received the 2015 Ramapo College Nancy Jaegar Award for Excellence in Counseling.

Mahwah Native Accused In Highway Body Dumping Found, Charged  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. -- A Mahwah native who for two weeks eluded authorities who charged her with dumping a woman's body late last month in Central Jersey was ...

Mahwah Students Selected to Perform in Region I Junior High Orchestra

Mahwah, NJ - Pictured: Justin Wong (violin), Olivia Chung (viola), Kristen Springer (flute), Justina Kender (trombone) and Sean Park (violin).

Felicia Ann Faust  Martha's Vineyard Times

Felicia, born on Nov. 13, 1963, in New York City, was affectionately known as “Feli, “Ti Ti Feli” or as her nephew used to call her “Titi Freddy” (he could not say ...

The 20 Bergen County schools that send the most kids to 4-year colleges

Here are the 20 public high schools in Bergen County that send the most students to four-year colleges, according to schools that reported school-wide data to ...

Pair Caught With 1/4 Lb. Of Marijuana At Mahwah Apartments: Police

Pari Caught With 1/4 Lb. Of Marijuana In Car - Mahwah, NJ - The two people have 'extensive criminal histories' related to narcotic activities, police said.

Graduates Encouraged That Their Best Is Ahead Of Us And That Their Futures Are Bright

This is the day that everyone in the room knew would come. A sea of light and dark blue covered the Bradley Center at Ramapo College Friday as the more than ...

The New Jersey Foundation for Dance and Theatre Arts' THE NUTCRACKER Returns  Broadway World

The New Jersey Foundation for Dance and Theatre Arts has been presenting The Nutcracker in the North Jersey area for the past 23 years. The show is ...

Top 10 Bergen Fugitive Davey Scott Caught In Jamaica: Prosecutor

Top 10 Bergen Fugitive Caught In Jamacia - Mahwah, NJ - Davey Scott, 48, skipped a court appearance in 2001 on charges he tried to sell more than 25 lbs. of ...

Shooting Range Going On Major North Jersey Highway

Gun Range Will Go On Major HIghway - Mahwah, NJ - The facility will have 15 shooting stalls and a retail section.

Boys' Lacrosse: Lakeland rebuilds from the ground up

The Lancers enter the 2018 season with just three returning players and a host of new faces.

Authorities Looking For Missing Bergen County Girl, 17

Mahwah, NJ - Gina Madigan has been missing since March 19.

Missing Mahwah Native Accused In Highway Body Dumping Caught  Mahwah-Ramsey Daily Voice

MAHWAH, N.J. -- A Mahwah native who avoided capture for two weeks after being charged with dumping a woman's body late last month in Central Jersey was ...

Ice Hockey: Tyler Gutierrez of Mahwah eclipses 100-point plateau

A broken ankle cost Tyler Gutierrez 17 games his junior season, but the injury only delayed the inevitable for one of the most prolific scorers in school history.

$35 Million Mahwah Estate Is On The Market

Mahwah, NJ - The 46-acre horse farm has a basketball court, outdoor and indoor pools, wine cellar, home theater, two spas, and a 20-stall barn.

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