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Wayne teachers to skip graduations to protest 'recent attacks' on union

WAYNE — The local teachers' union will not participate in graduations at the public high schools, or at the three middle schools, to protest "recent attacks" on its ...

Teachers refuse to help at graduation and 'put kids in the middle' of dispute with N.J. district

Teachers in Wayne will be attending, but not helping out, at graduation ceremonies.

Waynes 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide, Scheduled Time  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne's 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide - Wayne, NJ - Patch has your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in ...

Wayne teachers are sitting out graduation to send a message, but it's not the first time

WAYNE — The local teachers' union used the same playbook it did more than three decades ago when it decided to sit out this year's graduations at the two ...

Son Of Wayne Principal Battling Brain Cancer  Wayne, NJ Patch

Son of Wayne Principal Battling Brain Cancer - Wayne, NJ - A fundraiser Saturday will help Henry Aulenbach, the son of Anthony Wayne Middle School ...

Girls track and field: All-Passaic County teams

Here are the All-Passaic County girls track and field teams, selected by the coaches.

Boys track and field: All-Passaic County teams

Here are the All-Passaic County boys track and field teams, selected by the coaches.

Softball: All-Passaic County teams

Here are the All-Passaic County softball teams, selected by the coaches.

Wayne Hills Valedictorian Has An Affinity For Physics And Math  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne Hills Valedictorian Enjoys Solving Problems - Wayne, NJ - Eli Paul credits his interest in physics to his teacher, Erika Sherger.

Wayne Hills, Wayne Valley high schools to get fresh turf fields this summer

The projects at Wayne Hills and Wayne Valley are being financed through an agreement with the Passaic County Improvement Authority, officials said.

These Wayne Teachers Are Among The Highest Paid In NJ  Wayne, NJ Patch

These Wayne Teachers Are Getting Paid The Most - Wayne, NJ - Nearly all of them make more than $100000 annually.

Wayne Schools Ranked Among Best High Schools In US  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne Schools Ranked Among Best High Schools In US - Wayne, NJ - US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Wayne schools unveil $4.2 million plan for full-day kindergarten

WAYNE — The Board of Education is planning to roll out full-day kindergarten at local grammar schools by fall 2021. Schools Superintendent Mark Toback ...

Softball: Final Top 25 rankings, 5 takeaways from the North Jersey season

A look back at the biggest stories of the 2019 North Jersey high school softball season.

Meet Wayne Hills' new athletic director, Jeff DiLollo

The Patriots welcomed Jeff DiLollo as the school's sixth athletic director since 2012. DiLollo, 37, will also assume the role of assistant principal.

Eagle Scout Named Wayne YMCAs Youth Of The Year

Boy Named Wayne YMCA's Youth Of The Year - Wayne, NJ - Jason Kobrin, a 17-year-old Wayne Hills High School senior, was honored April 11 at the Metro ...

Ramapo football runs away from Wayne Hills

AJ Wingfield threw three touchdown passes in the first 20 minutes to power Ramapo past Wayne Hills, 38-22, in a Super Football Conference game Friday.

Wayne football coaches suspended after incident at crosstown rivalry game

Coaches from Wayne Hills and Wayne Valley high schools have been suspended after an altercation at their rivalry game this month.

Jury Finds Ex-Wayne Hills QB Kevin Olsen Not Guilty Of Rape  Wayne, NJ Patch

Ex-Hills QB Not Guilty Of Rape, Jury Says - Wayne, NJ - Breaking: Olsen faced 30 years in prison on 3 counts of rape if he was found guilty.

Wayne Hills' tech coach shows teens how to win

Veteran tech teacher Robert Yost leads his robotics team to new heights.

Wayne Board of Education plans $6 million high school turf fields project

The Wayne Board of Education is planning a $6 million project to replace artificial turf fields at Wayne Hills and Wayne Valley high schools.

Here Is How Wayne Schools Were Graded On New State Report  Wayne, NJ Patch

Here's How Wayne Schools Rank On New NJ Report - Wayne, NJ - NJ once again released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

Dance recital benefit planned for family of Wayne girl who died of virus

WAYNE — Dancers from a Pequannock studio will take the stage at a recital benefit to raise money for the family of a girl who was a budding performer until her ...

Rape Trial For Ex-Wayne Hills QB Kevin Olsen Begins Monday  Wayne, NJ Patch

Rape Trial For Ex-Wayne Hills QB Begins Monday - Wayne, NJ - Kevin Olsen faces 30 years in prison if convicted on 3 counts of rape involving a 23-year-old ...

Patriot Zone, Student-Run Store At Wayne Hills, Is Now Open  Wayne, NJ Patch

New School Store Open At Wayne Hills High School - Wayne, NJ - The store is a collaboration between students, faculty members, and the Wayne Education ...

Track: Ingram's record jump leads Passaic Tech into first day lead at Passaic County meet

Joel Ingram's record-setting triple jump of 46-11 1/4 helps Passaic Tech grab first day Passaic County lead.

Charles Njoku commits to UCLA football

Charles Njoku will be taking his talents to California, announcing his commitment on Friday to UCLA football.

Wayne National Merit, AP Scholars Recognized For Achievements  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne National Merit, AP Scholars Honored For Work - Wayne, NJ - The students are competing for National Merit scholarships worth more than $31 million.

Jury Deliberating In Ex-Wayne Hills QB Kevin Olsen Rape Trial  Wayne, NJ Patch

Jury Deliberating In Kevin Olsen Rape Trial - Wayne, NJ - Olsen faces 30 years in prison if convicted on 3 counts of rape involving a 23-year-old woman.

Former Wayne Hills quarterback Kevin Olsen signs with Spring League football

Former Wayne Hills High School standout quarterback Kevin Olsen is back under center as he joined the development Spring League football organization.

Wayne Hills High School seniors say goodbye with elaborate lip-sync video

Wayne Hills High School seniors ended the year by making a lip-sync video featuring nearly eight minutes of music and scenes from the school.

Demolition of Wayne Hills Mall is 'imminent.' Here's what will go there

Wayne Hills Mall, the shopping center at the corner of Berdan Avenue and Hamburg Turnpike, will be razed to make way for ShopRite and other retailers.

Benefit Recital Is Saturday For Family Of Wayne Girl Who Died  Wayne, NJ Patch

Recital Saturday For Family Of Wayne Girl Who Died - Wayne, NJ - Halainah Napolitano, 11, enjoyed musical theater. Stagelite Academy of Performing Arts in ...

3 Wayne Students Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists  Wayne, NJ Patch

3 Wayne Students Recognized By National Program - Wayne, NJ - The students are among 16000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship ...

Wayne schools rolling out homework-free weekends

As part of a district-wide wellness initiative aimed to curb stress, Wayne schools will roll out the first of three homework-free weekends on Friday.

Wayne Hills' Bence Polgar hitting high gear for football season

Wayne Hills standout Bence Polgar was named a team captain by his teammates and coaches, and announced he will attend the University of Buffalo.

Passaic Tech softball breaks through, wins first county title

The second-seeded Bulldogs edged fourth-seeded West Milford 3-0 on Wednesday at Wayne Hills to earn the schools first county title in the sport.

Track: Paul Schwartz's Passaic County picks

The Passaic County Championships take place on Tuesday and Wednesday at Wayne Hills High School. Field events begin at 4 p.m. and track events begin at ...

Wayne Hills names football captains for 2018 season

Wayne Hills concluded its annual football camp at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania on June 27 with the traditional naming of team captains for the ...

Trial Date For Ex-Wayne Hills QB Kevin Olsen Set  Wayne, NJ Patch

Trial Date For Ex-Wayne Hills QB Kevin Olsen Set - Wayne, NJ - Breaking: Kevin Olsen faces 30 years in prison if convicted on 3 counts of rape involving a ...

Kevin Olsens Accuser Speaks Out: This Is About Me, Report Says  Wayne, NJ Patch

Kevin Olsen's Accuser Speaks: 'This Is About Me' - Wayne, NJ - Karah Abbott identified herself as Kevin Olsen's accuser in a media report.

Wayne Hills High School Football Players Say Rivals Vandalized Good Luck Rock  CBS New York

WAYNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Tensions have been rising in a rocky rivalry between two New Jersey high schools. As CBS2's Meg Baker reported, students at ...

Waynes Kristina Langan Is Collegiate Pole Vaulting Champion  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne Pole Vaulter Wins Collegiate Championship - Wayne, NJ - She had the 9th best pole vaulting jump in NCAA Division III competition this year.

Wayne mom brings opioid fight to Trump's State of the Union address  Daily Record

The woman who started a bereavement group after her son's overdose will attend the address with Rep. Mikie Sherrill.

It's Official: Wayne Hills Gains New Principal | South Passaic  South Passaic Daily Voice

WAYNE, N.J. – A longtime teacher and administrator has officially been appointed principal of Wayne Hills High School.Michael Rewick -- who was named ...

RESULTS ARE IN: Who made Wayne Hills' Mt. Rushmore after 175000+ votes

From NFL star Greg Olsen to professional golfer Marina Alex, these are the best athletes in Wayne Hills history.

Girls track and field: Final Top 25 rankings, takeaways from the North Jersey season

Here's what stood out in the 2019 girls track and field season in North Jersey.

Former Wayne Hills High student harassed and threatened teen for two years, police say

WAYNE — For two years, Youssef Eshak allegedly sent text messages, social media messages and recorded the home of a girl about three years younger than ...

Rob McHugh caps stellar career for Wayne Hills High School golf

For as long as he can remember Rob McHugh has had a golf club in his hands, at the behest of his father.

Wayne Hills High School student Pete Dellechiaie chooses Kean University for football

Pete Dellechiaie will take his work ethic and determination to Kean University, where he plans to play football and major in architecture.

Wayne Hills High School 50th Anniversary Celebration Is Saturday

Wayne, NJ - An alumni photo will be taken and a special program will be held before the Patriots football team hosts Millburn.

The Fine Grind's Wayne Location Reaches an Oddly Bright End  The Montclarion

One of the staple off-campus hangouts for Montclair State University students closed its doors as The Fine Grind in Wayne, New Jersey served its last cup of ...

Track: Major meet schedule for 2019

Here are the biggest track and field meets for Spring 2019.

Fake Wayne Hills Football Flier Causes Controversy

Fake Ad Calls Wayne HIlls Coaches Cheaters - Wayne, NJ - 'If you can't compete, learn how to cheat,' and 'develop the tools necessary to cheat your way ...

Wayne Board Of Ed. Appoints 2 Principals  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne Board Of Ed. Appoints 2 Principals - Wayne, NJ - Jeff Wojcik and Suzana Adamo have worked for the district for several years.

Election 2019: Two primaries are contested for Wayne council on June 4

Two primaries for the Wayne council will be contested: a 2nd Ward race for the Republican nomination, and a 5th Ward race between Democrats.

Are These The Greatest 4 Athletes In Wayne Hills History?

The 4 Greatest Wayne Hills Athletes - Wayne, NJ - These 4 comprise the Mount Rushmore of Patriots' athletics, according to you.

Wayne Hills High School Plays for Title, Minus 9 Players  New York Times

Controversy surrounds the suspension of the nine players who are accused of beating two students from another high school after an earlier confrontation at a ...

Wayne July 4th Fireworks Schedule: 2018 Guide  Wayne, NJ Patch

Wayne July 4th Fireworks Schedule: 2018 Guide - Wayne, NJ - Here's your complete guide the Fourth of July fireworks show in Wayne.

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.

At Wayne forum, mother will tell of son's lost fight with drugs

The township of Wayne and the school district are hosting a two-hour forum on drug trends at Wayne Hills High School on Tuesday, May 8.

Meet the Wayne couple who helped rescue senior citizens from a fire

Al-Raheem Thomas and Unique Zapata helped rescue two senior citizens from a house after a boat in the backyard caught fire in Wayne.

Monaco, Orapello power Wayne Hills boys lacrosse to second straight Passaic County title

In the Wayne Hills locker room there is a row of plaques commemorating the Patriots' Passaic County championships in 2010 and 2017, followed by a piece of ...

Wayne Hills names Rewick as interim principal

Wayne Hills High School principal accepts district post; interim principal appointed.

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

More than 650 graduate from Wayne high schools

WAYNE — The speakers at Wayne Valley High School's graduation spoke Thursday to the Class of 2017 about diversity, tolerance and living to the fullest.

Where Do Wayne Schools Appear On New State Rankings?  Wayne, NJ Patch

Here's Where The State Ranks Wayne Schools - Wayne, NJ - New Jersey's new, but controversial, system puts every school in the state on a 0-100 scale.

Early signing period: DT Joe Rondi signs with Syracuse  Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Orange get Jersey tough with Wayne Hills product Joe Rondi.

Rutgers linebacker released from custody while facing fraud, money laundering charges

Brendan Devera of Totowa was the first of eight in the alleged scheme to appear in court, after authorities charged the athletes on Wednesday.

DiColo named new wrestling coach at Wayne Hills

The timing couldn't have been better for Dan DiColo, who was recently named the new wrestling coach at Wayne Hills High School.

Parents Call For Superintendents Resignation For Mishandling Wayne Hills Eligibility Investigation

Wayne, NJ - Mark Toback said he regrets the turmoil that has ensued since the football team was banned from the state playoffs earlier this month.

Boys track and field: Team-by-team previews

Here is a team-by-team look at North Jersey's boys track and field teams.

Williams, first Wayne Hills football coach, dies at 91

When Wayne Hills opened 50 years ago, it should not have been smooth sailing for the football team.

Greg Olsen, former Wayne Hills HS football standout, injured in Panthers' season opener

Former Wayne Hills HS football standout and Carolina Panthers' tight end Greg Olsen left Sunday's NFL opener against Cowboys with foot injury.

Single mom thought she found the perfect Wayne home. Turns out it's sitting on a sinkhole

Meaghan Kelly, an owner at Brittany Chase in Wayne, has spent nearly four years and about $25000 to try to fix her home's faulty foundation.

Wayne Fireworks Are Tonight

Fireworks Celebration Is June 30 - Wayne, NJ - Tickets cost $10 per family.

Wyckoff Native Chris Hogan Signed With Carolina Panthers  Wyckoff, NJ Patch

Wyckoff's Chris Hogan Signs With Carolina Panthers - Wyckoff, NJ - Hogan is a two-time Super Bowl-winning wide receiver and former lacrosse player.

Trial Date Of Ex-Wayne Hills QB Pushed To June  Wayne, NJ Patch

Kevin Olsen Trial Date Pushed Back To June - Wayne, NJ - Kevin Olsen faces 30 years in prison if convicted on 3 counts of rape involving a 23-year-old woman ...

Wayne Hills Marching Band takes top title at state festival

WAYNE - A large and enthusiastic crowd was on hand at Wayne Hills High School last Saturday night for the 15th annual New Jersey Music Educator's State ...

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 ...

Wayne Hills overwhelmed by Canton McKinley, 38-0

Wayne Hills couldn't get much going on offense against a speedy Canton McKinley team.

Wayne Hills reinstated to New Jersey playoffs after lengthy hearing  USA TODAY High School Sports

Wayne Hills (N.J.) is back in the state football playoffs. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) made its ruling late Tuesday afternoon ...

Girls lacrosse: Wayne Valley out to 'Finish the Fight'

Getting to the Passaic County final isn't enough this year. Wayne Valley wants to win it all.

Wayne Hills cheerleaders take part in national event

A tremendous group of student-athletes from Wayne Hills recently competed in a national tournament in Orlando, Fla.

Wayne Hills FAQ for Tuesday hearing: What's a 'bona fide change of residence' and more

Update, Nov. 15, 11:20 a.m.: We have LIVE coverage and discussion from the eligibility hearing. The postseason fate of the No. 1-seeded Wayne Hills High ...

Trial date set for former Wayne Hills football player Kevin Olsen

The trial for former Wayne Hills football standout Kevin Olsen on sexual assault charges will start in September, according to court records.

Lakeland and West Milford to renew field hockey rivalry in Passaic County title game

The last time these two field hockey teams met, bragging rights were on the line in a battle of neighboring rivals.

Former Wayne Hills star Greg Olsen signs 2-year contract extension with Panthers

The AP is reporting that the Panthers agreed to a two-year contract extension with three-time Pro Bowl tight end worth $8.5 million per season.

8 Rutgers Football Players Indicted For Credit Card Fraud  New Brunswick, NJ Patch

8 Rutgers Football Players Indicted For Fraud - New Brunswick, NJ - Two former star high school football players, from St. Peter's Prep in Jersey City and Wayne ...

Wayne Teachers Honored As Educators Of The Year  Wayne, NJ Patch

Teachers Named Educators Of The Year - Wayne, NJ - 1 teacher and 1 education specialist from each of the town's 14 public schools received the annual ...

500 Best Schools In America: Wayne Hills Is 259th

Wayne, NJ - Newsweek released its 2015 ranking of the nation's best high schools. Fifty-six N.J. schools are on the list.

Track: Lakeland, PCTI double down at Big North Championships

In a see-saw battle with two-time defending champions and host Clifton most of the afternoon, PCTI pulled ahead to claim the Liberty Conference title.

Football Public School Top 20 Countdown: No. 3, Wayne Hills

The Patriots check in at No. 3 in's preseason Top 20 football rankings.

Michael Joyce of Wayne Hills named North Jersey Football Player of the Week

After more than four days of voting, Wayne Hills running back Michael Joyce has been named the North Jersey Football Player of the Week for the third week of ...

Wayne Cops Remain Vigilant At Schools Following Mass Shooting  Wayne, NJ Patch

Police Remain Vigilant At Schools - Wayne, NJ - Police officers' continued presence at all schools follows a mass school shooting in Florida where 17 people ...

No. 1 seed Wayne Hills disqualified from playoffs

The Wayne Hills High School football team has been disqualified from the state playoffs and stripped of its eight victories this season for using three ineligible ...

Ex-Wayne Hills football player gets $25K settlement from false arrest suit

Nine Wayne Hills players were charged in the beating of two Wayne Valley students at a party, but the charges were dropped against Troy Zaffino.

Wayne Hills football parents speak out at BOE meeting

Wayne Hills High School football parents speak out at Board of Education meeting; call for resignations.

Wayne School District Administrators Shuffled Around

Wayne Hills Principal Promoted, Vacancies Filled - Wayne, NJ - Maureen Weir is the new district director of secondary education. Michael Rewick is now Wayne ...

Lakeland boys track standouts earn All Passaic honors

Several members of the Lakeland boys track and field team were recently recognized for their work and performances this season by the Passaic County ...

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