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class material found

April 11, 2016 by Michael Licata (Register to contact)

Found material for the class of 59, exp. school paper, some pictures other items!

find a person

May 12, 2015 by Richie Cliffside Park Daniele (Register to contact)

Anyone know how to find a girl named Sandy George from Fort Lee. She had a sister named Penny. Lived on Short Street. Class of 1969. Old friend on curious mission after 45 years. Help, thanks.

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Fort Lee High School Ranked Among Best In US  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

Fort Lee High School Ranked Among Best In US - Fort Lee, NJ - US News & World Report released its annual list of the best high schools in the U.S. See where ...

See Where Fort Lee High School SAT Scores Rank In NJ  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

How Do Fort Lee SAT Scores Rank In NJ? - Fort Lee, NJ - We compiled the combined SAT scores and the scores from the math and reading and writing sections ...

Murphy visits Fort Lee HS to highlight increased school funding in proposed budget  NJTV News

Gov. Phil Murphy held another event Monday to sell his budget proposal for next year, this time at Fort Lee High School. The Fort Lee district is slated for a 12 ...

Fort Lee HS student accuses Lakewood man of stalking

A Fort Lee High School student has accused a Lakewood man of stalking her for nearly a month, authorities said.

Listing of sports summer camps in North Jersey

A list of youth sports summer camps offered in North Jersey in 2019.

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

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

Red Cross Opens Shelter For Displaced Fort Lee Fire Victims  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

Shelter Opens For Displaced Fort Lee Fire Victims - Fort Lee, NJ - The shelter is for displaced residents from the 45-unit Linwood Park apartment building after a ...

The top 50 high schools in N.J.'s new rating system

It's might not be perfect, and it's not exactly popular, but it's the closest thing New Jersey has to an official list of its top schools. The state last week released its ...

Fort Lee raises almost $200,000 for displaced residents from Valentine's Day fire

Donations and fundraisers are ongoing for the residents left homeless and temporarily displaced after two Fort Lee apartment buildings burned.

Fort Lee Chemistry Teacher Harassed Student With Sickle Cell Anemia: Lawsuit  Fort Lee Daily Voice

The Fort Lee Board of Education is facing a lawsuit from a student's mom alleging her daughter was harassed by her high school chemistry teacher after ...

N.J. man charged with stalking teen girl, offering her cigarettes on 5 occasions near high school

A 32-year-old man was charged with stalking a high school student in Bergen County after the girl said he tried on five occasions to offer her a cigarette and ...

Boys basketball: What we learned at the Jack Reilly Tournament

Paramus Catholic, Pascack Hills, Fort Lee and NV/Demarest were first-round winners at the Jack Reilly boys basketball tournament at Fort Lee.

Fort Lee Mom Sues District, Claims Teacher Harassed Her Daughter  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

Fort Lee Mom Claims Teacher Harassed Her Daughter - Fort Lee, NJ - Tyrene Gibson claims in her complaint that a chemistry teacher at Fort Lee High School ...

Burned-out ruins of Fort Lee apartment building razed; plans to rebuild in the works

Days after a fire tore through a Fort Lee apartment building, demolition crews worked to raze the remnants of the building on Monday.

Jersey Mikes Subs Opening In Fort Lee Wednesday  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

Jersey Mike's Opening In Fort Lee Wednesday - Fort Lee, NJ - It is the franchise's first Fort Lee location.

Photos: Fort Lee fire Valentine's Day and the aftermath

Demolition equipment is tearing down part of the apartment complex that was heavily damaged by the fire that broke out on February 14, 2019. irefighters are ...

NJ fire official: Someone must die before sprinklers are required in new apartments

Even though the Avalon Bay fire was four years ago, legislation meant to limit the damage caused by fires in multi-family dwellings has stalled.

See if your school made the list of the top high schools in New Jersey

Bergen County had a strong showing in the annual ranking of high schools released by U.S. News and World Report.

Fort Lee alumni mentor college-bound high school students

Illumna, a non-profit founded by Fort Lee graduates, plans to expand its mentoring program for the college-bound to three more Bergen towns.

Is the ‘Heat Day’ the New Snow Day?  The New York Times

With no air conditioning and 90-degree temperatures, schools in the New York region shortened days and canceled activities, in what might become a more ...

Fort Lee High School Ranked Among Best In NJ By U.S. News And World Report

Fort Lee High School Ranked Among Best In NJ - Fort Lee, NJ - 19 other Bergen County schools were ranked among the best in New Jersey.

DWTS Maksim Chmerkovskiy Lists Fort Lee Home For $2M  Fort Lee, NJ Patch

Fort Lee 'DWTS' Star Lists Fort Lee Home For $2M - Fort Lee, NJ - 'Dancing With The Stars'' Maksim Chmerkovskiy's home has views of Manhattan and the ...

N.J.'s Alice Guy-Blache, the first female movie mogul, made millions in the 1910s. Why was she forgotten?

Thomas Edison. The Lumière brothers. Charlie Chaplin. All of these men were hailed for their roles as film pioneers in the late 1800s and early 1900s. But when ...

Fort Lee High School stars in anti-bullying PSA

FORT LEE — Fort Lee High School and its students are playing a starring role in a new anti-bullying public *service* announcement airing nationwide.

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.

One of the first movie moguls was a woman — and her studio was in Fort Lee

A new documentary honors Alice Guy-Blache, a pioneering, innovative director whose studio was in Fort Lee.

Fort Lee Teacher Accused Of Stalking Has License Suspended For 3 Years  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N.J. — A former substitute math teacher in Fort Lee accused of stalking a student had his teaching license suspended by the state for three years.

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.

N.J. attorney general sends off Fort Lee Class of 2017

FORT LEE — In January, New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino returned to his alma mater, Fort Lee High School, to educate the school's freshmen ...

Thwarted Undercover Drug Deal Leads To Pursuit, Fort Lee House Search  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N.J. -- An undercover drug deal turned into a pursuit and a house-by-house search Tuesday afternoon in Fort Lee.Two suspects sped off in a ...

Students, Colleagues Honor Beloved Fort Lee Educator  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N.J. — More than $15200 had been raised as of Tuesday on a GoFundMe for a scholarship fund in memory of late Fort Lee High School teacher ...

His mother is Catholic. His father an Orthodox Jew. So why would he join ISIS?

Sam Topaz wanted to go to music school. Then he decided to join ISIS. His cooperation after his arrest gave him a break on sentencing Tuesday.

Students will need 30 college credits to graduate early from Fort Lee High

FORT LEE — High school students seeking to beat the traditional four-year route to graduation would be required to complete 30 college credits to get a diploma ...

Dozens of School Districts Closing Early Due to Excessive Heat  NBC New York

Dozens of school districts, mainly in New Jersey, are dismissing early Thursday as temperatures are expected to soar into the 90s across the tri-state with heat ...

Longtime Fort Lee Soccer Coach Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Fort Lee Soccer Coach Is A Hall Of Famer - Fort Lee, NJ - Bob Ciccone was Bridgemen head coach for 15 years. He was the winningest soccer coach in school ...

Fort Lee football optimistic about future success

Among the attributes possessed by the Fort Lee High School football program this past season were the contributions of student-athletes at all grade levels and, ...

At a Glance: 2017 Fort Lee school budget

The Board of Education adopted its $70.1 million budget Monday night with a 3.6 percent climb in property taxes.

Englewood Cliffs explores break with Englewood's high school

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS — The borough school district has reached out to three neighboring districts as part of a study to explore the feasibility of severing its ...

Fort Lee High School Names New Football Coach

Fort Lee, NJ - The defensive coordinator from Bogota High School is coming to Fort Lee.

Vaudeville Circus Performances Raising Money For Fort Lee HIgh School Senior Class

FORT LEE, N.J. — A circus show featuring vaudeville performers will be held at Fort Lee High School Sunday for a fundraiser for the senior class.

Fort Lee teachers to talk contracts at School Board meeting

Fort Lee teachers will turn out at Monday's meeting and speak to the school board about negotiations that have dragged on for two years.

High Lead Levels Found In 10 Fort Lee Elementary School Water Fountains

Fort Lee, NJ - District is working on repairing the water fountains and will retest the water from them once repairs are complete.

Montclair Board of Ed member resigns after earlier residency flap

Montclair Board of Education member Franklin Turner resigns, stating he has bought a home in another town.

Fort Lee Rising Collegiate Athlete: I Finally Achieved My Goal  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N.J – Jared Brusco of Fort Lee has signed on to play soccer at Sacred Heart University in the fall.Jared has been playing soccer since he was 5, said ...

Fort Lee Hall Of Fame Wrestlers Unite To Revive Junior Program  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N.J.– Four Fort Lee High School Athletic Hall of Fame wrestlers hope they'll bring their sport back to prominence in the borough with a new youth ...

SWAT Team Seizes Accused New Milford Sex Offender Holed Up In Car At Englewood Boat Basin  Daily Voice

A New Milford man accused of sexually assaulting an underage girl had to be removed from his car by a SWAT team after he drove it into a restricted area of ...

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.

Fort Lee, NJ Patch - Breaking News, Local News, Events, Schools, Weather, Sports and Shopping

Local news and events from Fort Lee, NJ Patch. Latest headlines: Whole Foods Sets Opening Date For New Hudson County Store; 65 UFO Sightings Reported ...

Fort Lee July 4th Celebration And Fireworks: 2018 Guide

Fort Lee July 4th Celebration And Fireworks Guide - Fort Lee, NJ - There are a few local Independence Day celebrations going on July 4 near Fort Lee.

Fort Lee spring break shortened with little notice, angering union, parents, report says

The school board drew the ire of hundreds of parents, students and teachers Monday night by adding three days to this year's calendar.

Fort Lee gears up for reconstruction of major bridge

FORT LEE – The state Department of Transportation is working to get the word out about a $4.3 million bridge project that will enter accelerated construction in ...

Fort Lee to revisit 'comfort women' memorial

FORT LEE — The Youth Council of Fort Lee, a group of high school activists, has approached the borough with a proposal to install a 5-foot-tall disk-shaped ...

Two Bergen County students named Presidential Scholars

Tenafly's Benjamin Wenzelberg and Fort Lee's Gavin Lifrieri named Presidential Scholars.

NJ Has 103 Of Americas Best High Schools In 2018, US News Says  Toms River, NJ Patch

NJ Has 103 Of America's Best High Schools In 2018 - Toms River, NJ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Fort Lee, N.J./Living In — Close to New York City, But With a Life of Its Own  New York Times

A borough bordering the George Washington Bridge has the suburban feel of a New Jersey town with the ethnic diversity of a New York City neighborhood.

At Bridgegate trial, Fort Lee mayor tells of wooing by Christie campaign -

NEWARK-- For nearly a year, they courted Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich. There were tickets to New York Giants games at the Governor's Box at MetLife ...

County school chief appoints restaurateur to Fort Lee board

FORT LEE — The Board of Education approved the appointment of restaurant owner Anthony Papavasiliou to a one-year term Wednesday night because the ...

These teens have a new driving teacher — a simulator

The virtual driving program, which can simulate bad weather, drunken driving and distracted driving, is being added in many North Jersey towns.

Bomb threats received at several New Jersey schools  New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

NEW JERSEY — Bomb threats were leveled against at least seven New Jersey high schools Wednesday in yet another instance of hoaxes that have disrupted ...

Bergen Prosecutor: Driver In Undercover Drug Buy Tried Running Down Officer  Fort Lee Daily Voice

UPDATE: A Washington Heights drug dealer nearly ran over a police officer and hit several vehicles with his car after an undercover drug deal in Englewood ...

Bergen Symphony Orchestra Opens Sixth Season In Fort Lee  Fort Lee Daily Voice

FORT LEE, N. J. -- Two guest soloists from the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra will help the Bergen Symphony Orchestra open its sixth season of classical music ...

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 ...

Ramsey High School Ranked Among Best In NJ, US

Ramsey High School Ranked High In NJ, US - Ramsey, NJ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Fair Lawn girl sickened after eating marijuana edible from classmate

A 13-year-old classmate has been accused of giving the girl a marijuana gummy bear, and a former school board member also was charged in the incident.

Turned in by mother, 21-year-old pleads guilty to ISIS charges

topaz.jpg. Samuel Rahamin Topaz, 21, of Fort Lee, who pleaded guilty to conspiring with others to provide services and personnel to ISIS. (Essex County ...

Hertzog, Robinson reappointed to Montclair BOE; Jannah appointed to fill term

Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson has reappointed two Montclair BOE members and appointed a new member to replace an outgoing BOE member.

Following Non-Residency Petition, Franklin Turner Resigns From Montclair Board of Education  Baristanet

BOE member Franklin Turner resigned Friday from the Montclair Board of Education. Turner had been named in a non-residency complaint.

See how every NJ public high school scored on the SATs

Even if your high school didn't make the list of N.J.'s 50 best SAT scores, there's a chance its results were still pretty good. The state's Class of 2107 posted an ...

Manchester Regional High School in Haledon hires new principal

Manchester Regional High School in Haledon has hired a new principal to take over for Richard Ney, who is retiring at the end of the school year.

Police Step Up Patrols At Bergen County Schools Following Bomb Threats  CBS Local

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Bergen County police have beefed up patrols at schools after several bomb threats. As CBS2's Andrea Grymes reported, ...

Montclair High School: Four Compromised Staircases To Get Rebuilt, Two At A Time  Baristanet

Plans for rebuilding Montclair High School's four compromised staircases dominated Montclair's BOE meeting last night, with an architect detailing a plan to ...

Fort Lee Ranked 46th Safest Place To Live In N.J.

Fort Lee, NJ - More than a dozen Bergen County municipalities were included on's list.

Libraries in the lurch: Patrons, book clubs struggle to get what they need to read

While the powers that be scramble to fix statewide delivery issues that have left at least 100,000 library books in limbo, there are some book lovers in North ...

Weapons Found In These 578 NJ Schools During 2016-17 Year  Middletown, NJ Patch

NJ Schools With Weapons - Middletown, NJ - NJ compiled a list of schools where weapons were found during 2016-17. They include knives, pepper spray and, ...

Chris Christie plans tell-all. From Bridgegate to Trump, these questions need answers

Gov. Chris Christie is penning a tell-all memoir about his "wild ride" from Trenton to the brief stint at the summit of Trump world and then crashing back down to ...

Jackson Reappoints 2 Montclair BOE Members: Hertzog, Robinson  Montclair, NJ Patch

Jackson Reappoints 2 Montclair BOE Members - Montclair, NJ - Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson also announced plans for two other future appointments to the ...

Area students named Siemens semi-finalists

New Jersey students are among 491 semi-finalists nationwide.

Whiz Kid: Eighth Grade Sensation Bernadette Darcy

Fort Lee, NJ - Four honor roll classes, three sports, two loving parents and one ambition to do the best she can, Darcy fits the mold.

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.

How would NJ schools handle a LA-like bomb threat?

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

Coytesville Park Kiddie Pool, Reunions, New Restaurant and More

Tony Lione, Supervisor of the Fort Lee Parks Department, confirmed Tuesday that the Coytesville Park kiddie pool is no more. Lione explained that for many ...

A 16-year-old takes the new PARCC exam. Here's her disturbing report.  Washington Post

Marina Ford is a high-achieving sophomore attending Pinelands Regional High School in Tuckerton, N.J. All of her classes are either honors or Advanced ...

Thousands Of N.J.s Most Toxic Sites

Thousands Of N.J.'s Most Toxic Sites - Point Pleasant, NJ - New Jersey provides a list of thousands of the state's most toxic sites, some of which may be in your ...

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 ...

A year after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Ricans settle into new lives in New Jersey

Three weeks after Hurricane Maria tore through her second-floor apartment in Puerto Rico, tearing the the roof off the building and leaving only her bedroom ...

Lady Bridgemen Soccer Team Gets Defensive

Fort Lee, NJ - Season Preview: The Fort Lee High School varsity girls soccer team looks to return to pre-2010 form with a strong focus on defense this year.

Another string of bomb threats reported at North Jersey schools

BERGEN COUNTY. -- For the second time in about a week, a string of bomb threats interrupted classes at schools around Bergen County Friday, officials said.

Maranatha Grace Fort Lee Moving to Englewood Cliffs

Fort Lee, NJ - The church has met and worshiped at Fort Lee High School and the Double Tree Hotel over the past two years; now it's moving a mile out of town ...

Third Fatal Fall From Palisades This Summer Raises Safety Concerns  New York Times

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — A fatal fall from the Palisades here over the weekend, the third this summer, has raised concerns about safety along the steep ...

Chris Christie's career was a squandered opportunity for a natural politician

In a career marked by bold and brazen behavior, Gov. Chris Christie's re-election speech at the Asbury Park Convention Hall in November 2013 may have set a ...

Ten years in prison for man who conspired to help ISIS  Asbury Park Press

NEWARK — From Bergen County to Jordan to jail — a New Jersey man accused of traveling to the Middle East to help the Islamic State will spend 10 years in a ...

Prom season causes heightened stress among NJ gay teens  The Star-Ledger -

gay-teens-prom.JPG Star-Ledger fileAnthony De Salis, 21, left, a junior at Drew University in Madison, shares a moment with his boyfriend, Robert Gittle, 18, ...

Fort Lee Commemorates 9/11 Anniversary, Dedicates Monument

Hundreds of Fort Lee residents, officials from local government and emergency *service* agencies and other dignitaries gathered at Sunday for Fort Lee's 9/11 ...

Kung Fu Tea Opens Fort Lee Location

Fort Lee, NJ - Tea and juice bar features a variety of hot and cold coffees and teas.

ISIS-supporter from NJ pleads guilty to terror charges

alaa_saadeh.jpg. Alaa Saadeh, 24, of West New York, who pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to conspiracy charges in connection with efforts by a group ...

New Jerseys 500 Highest-Paid Teachers

Long Valley, NJ - Here are the 500 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club that earns $100K-plus a year. Below is the list and their districts.

Jersey Jihad: Inside the ISIS case that ensnared 5 friends

NEWARK --They appeared to be a tight circle of friends. There was Nader Saadeh, a 20-year-old New Jersey man who federal prosecutors say began trolling ...

Gov. Christie education town hall to be televised on 'Morning Joe'

Christie will join officials from New Jersey schools, and a segment on the show will focus on innovations in the Fort Lee school district.

Scotch Plains-Fanwood H.S. Marching Band wins USBands National Championship  Suburban News

The Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School Marching Band capped an undefeated competition season on Nov. 8, by sweeping the awards in Group 6A at the US ...

Cresskill High School suspends 45 students after NJ school funding protest  The Star-Ledger -

Walkout is part of statewide response, organized on Facebook page, to education finance changes.

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