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Manhatten Brothers To Perform Holiday Concert At Theater League of Clifton  New Jersey Stage

(CLIFTON, NJ) -- The Clifton-based Manhatten Brothers will perform a “Holly Jolly Holiday” jazz concert at Grace Church, 45 Hazel St., on Friday, December 14.



Passaic County school closings, delayed openings Friday (Nov. 16, 2018)  NJ.com

The following Passaic County schools are closed or have delayed openings.



Clifton High students have school on Saturday  NorthJersey.com

Saturday might not be a great day to be Mustang because Clifton High School students are scheduled for an extra day of school.



Clifton High School sending seven students to Ivy League schools  NorthJersey.com

Three Clifton students are going to Harvard, one is going to Princeton, and three are headed to other Ivy League schools.



Clifton High students plan school safety awareness march this week  NorthJersey.com

Clifton, NJ, High School students are planning to march Thursday from the high school to City Hall in an effort to draw attention to school safety.



Clifton High School robotics team wins $2,500 grant and sets sights on world title  NorthJersey.com

The Clifton High Mechanical Mustangs will use the $2500 in grant money for supplies, technology and tools on their quest for a world championship.



Clifton High School students can also graduate with associate's degree  NorthJersey.com

The deal with Bergen Community College lets students get an associate's degree plus a high school diploma, saving money and getting a head start.



High school sweethearts finally tie the knot in Clifton High hallway where they first met  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON — It took 28 years for Chris Gash and Jenn Sudol, who met as freshmen at Clifton High School, to get to the altar, or in their case to the hallway of their ...



Clifton's Class of 1948 talks about the good ol' days at 70th-year reunion  NorthJersey.com

The years just fell away for 26 Clifton High School Class of 1948 classmates as they swapped stories of their glory days at a casual 70th-year class reunion in ...



Ice Hockey  NJ.com

Check out who moved where in this year's boys ice hockey classifications and what that means for all four sections.



Clifton student questioned by cops after Parkland shooting comments  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON — Law enforcement officials reported that a Clifton High School student was questioned after making comments on Feb. 15, the day after the Parkland ...



Boys soccer: Starting five sophomores, Clifton's youth movement in full gear  NorthJersey.com

A steep learning curve doesn't seem bother a Clifton starting lineup with five sophomores and a freshman.



Giuseppe Rossi returns home, 'would love to sit down to talk' with Red Bulls or NYCFC  Pro Soccer USA

Giuseppe Rossi has prospered as a player in La Liga, Serie A and Champions League. Among his 335 professional appearances, the Clifton, New Jersey ...



Clifton, N.J.: Where a Lot of Little Worlds Commingle  The New York Times

Ranked one of the most culturally diverse cities in the country, Clifton also offers more affordable housing than nearby cities.



Couple to wed in Clifton High hallway, at lockers where they met as freshmen  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON — In 1989, the same year "When Harry Met Sally" was released, Chris Gash met Jenn Sudol at Clifton High School. They were freshmen and were ...



School on Saturday? Even parents are groaning about it  NJ.com

Clifton High School is holding classes Saturday to make up for a missed day in January.



Clifton schools to make up snow day on Saturday, April 14  NorthJersey.com

The Clifton Board of Education voted Monday night to make up its required school day on Saturday, April 14.



Coach Michael Passero Ready to Lead Bloomfield Boys Basketball Into 2018-19 Season  TAPinto.net

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – A new era begins in a few weeks as both the Bloomfield High School Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball teams have new coaches entering ...



Sportsmanship Prevails in Battle Between JFK Knights and Clifton Mustangs  TAPinto.net

CLIFTON, NJ- In an emotionally charged game postponed by a day due to inappropriate exchanges on social media between members of both teams, ...



'He wants to make a difference': Clifton teen is a 'Hero for Change' with civil advocacy  NorthJersey.com

Clifton teen Carlos Polanco will be honored at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards for his involvement with the Boys and Girls Club of America.



Paterson superintendent wants apology after racist social media post  News 12 New Jersey

The Paterson superintendent is calling for a public apology from the Clifton School District after one of the Clifton football players made a racist post on social ...



Clifton-Paterson Kennedy game postponed due to 'unbecoming social media conduct'  NJ.com

A string of taunts posted on social media resulted in the postponement of Friday's scheduled football game between Paterson Kennedy and Clifton.



Future of Clifton school annex remains uncertain  NorthJersey.com

The future remains uncertain for a controversial and currently under-utilized Clifton school annex with school officials discussing potential plans this week.



High school sweethearts get married in their New Jersey school  Daily Mail

Two high school sweethearts from New Jersey got married in their high school hallway where they first met nearly three decades ago over the weekend.



Paterson Firefighters Help Put Athlete Back on the Ice  TAPinto.net

WAYNE, NJ - Aaron Moses, 16, has a dream: to be the first NHL player with Autism. While it would be imaginable to think that those dreams were destroyed ...



Clifton Junior Lacrosse caps another strong season  NorthJersey.com

This season the junior program rolled with 18 players and went 8-6, matching last year's record.



Clifton Police Department swears in six police officers, still short by 14  NorthJersey.com

Six new police officers were sworn into the Clifton Police Department, which remains 14 short of full staffing.



Sex case against principal revived as ex-students sue Clifton district  NorthJersey.com

Brandon and Nicole Colombo claim they were harassed after their mother filed made sexual allegations against the Clifton high school principal.



Maxwell Football Club announces 2018 Mini Max High School Award winners  South Jersey Local News

Maxwell Football Club President, Mark Dianno, announced the 2018 Mini Max High School Award winners for the state of New Jersey. The sixty-two players ...



Cross-country: Clifton's girls honor the landmark oak tree's removal with a win  NorthJersey.com

The Clifton girls won a race at the Back to the Mountain meet after destruction of a landmark tree at Garret Mountain.



Clifton football wins playoff game for first time in 12 years  NorthJersey.com

David Martinez made it look easy while powering the Mustangs to their first playoff win in 12 years.



Clifton schools report spike in violence, drop in drugs  NorthJersey.com

The Clifton district reported an increase of 44 percent in violent incidents and a jump in weapons this year but decreases in drugs and vandalism.



A bit of Clifton's blue-collar history will fade away with closing of Rossi's Tavern  NorthJersey.com

Once a favorite stop for workers of the area's textile mills, Rossi's Tavern will serve its last drink on Saturday.



Clifton remembers kindly custodian who changed lives  NorthJersey.com

A new scholarship honors school worked killed in car crash who was known for acts of generosity.



Clifton volunteers put past experiences to good use in organizing Florence response  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON — Hurricane Florence is their third collection for hurricane relief, and local organizers, led by four city women, have learned a lot in the past year.



5 elementary school kids arrested after allegedly trying to blow up Clifton High School  ABC30.com

Five elementary school children from Clifton have been arrested for allegedly planning to set off an explosive device at the high school.



Clifton high senior named New Jersey 'Youth of the Year'  NorthJersey.com

Carlos Polanco, who is headed to Dartmouth next fall after graduating from Clifton High School, was named the New Jersey State Youth of the Year by the Boys ...



Clifton students march to protest state's school funding formula  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON – On a sunny and mild Wednesday afternoon, nearly 300 students marched from Clifton High School to City Hall in protest of the state's school funding ...



Clifton High School senior named club's top youth in Northeast  NorthJersey.com

The Northeast region of the Boys & Girls Club named a Clifton High School senior their youth of the year Monday night and will compete in a national ...



Clifton High School senior prom 2016 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

The prom was held Thursday night at the Venetian banquet hall in Garfield.



New Jersey 'Dreamer' deported to Albania months after his parents' removal  NorthJersey.com

A Clifton resident who left Albania when he was 3 and was protected from deportation under DACA has been deported.



Clifton restaurant patron headbutts waiter after he gets the check, said police  NorthJersey.com

Clifton police said a patron of El Mexicano Restaurant headbutted his waiter Sunday morning after he received the check and refused to pay.



Australian band shares Clifton High School stage  NorthJersey.com

Separated by 10000 miles and clashing accents, an Australian high school band shared the stage with CHS peers Monday.



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.



Clifton's 2001 team set standard for girls soccer program  NorthJersey.com

Before 2001, Clifton girls soccer was often an afterthought. In both North Jersey soccer and Clifton athletics circles, the Mustangs were often overshadowed by ...



Ex-Clifton High Band Director Has Teaching License Revoked  South Passaic Daily Voice

CLIFTON, N.J. — The state has revoked the teaching license of Cody J. Holody, who was fired as the Clifton High School band director in 2015.An investigation ...



Clifton High School student dies after bike crash, report says  NJ.com

An 18-year-old Clifton High School student died Thursday from injuries he suffered in a bicycle crash, The Record reported.



'Once Upon a Mattress' coming to Clifton High School  NorthJersey.com

Clifton High School students to perform musical comedy "Once Upon a Mattress" this weekend.



Clifton High School Majorettes welcome first boy  NorthJersey.com

Clifton High School sophomore Diego Ordonez had no idea he would make history as the first boy to join the Majorettes.



Alumni soccer game, fundraiser Dec. 2 at Clifton  NorthJersey.com

The game, a fundraiser honoring the legacy of Fernando Rossi and a scholarship in his name, will be played Dec. 2 at the field named for him.



Clifton robotics team invited to international contest  NorthJersey.com

Clifton High School students will battle bots this week at a prestigious international robotics tournament in Texas.



Clifton students plan march to protest school funding  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON – More than 300 high school students are expected to protest the state's school funding formula in Wednesday's march which will begin at the high ...



State legislators to attend Clifton school forum Wednesday  NorthJersey.com

State legislators are slated to appear at a public forum at Clifton High School regarding the city BOE's claims that the district has been underfunded $50 million a ...



Religious holidays crowd school calendars, and districts must decide whether to close  NorthJersey.com

In the beginning, there was Christmas. Then came Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashana. Now, a growing number of school districts in New Jersey close for Muslim ...



Archive: Hijab a key part of ensemble for Clifton's best-dressed girl  NorthJersey.com

The senior class pick for best-dressed female senior at Clifton High School sports a black, white and blue-green patterned scarf -- a hijab.



Clifton students take on bullying in a personal way  NorthJersey.com

Play unified program bridges gulf between Clifton's special needs population and general education students.



Ex-Clifton High student gets 3 years for sex assault inside school, report says  NJ.com

PATERSON -- A former Clifton High School student who was accused of sexually assaulting a student inside the school four years ago was sentenced Friday to ...



New Jersey Couple Weds in High School Hallway Where They First Met Almost 30 Years Ago  PEOPLE.com

When it came to preparing for their future together, a New Jersey couple went back to the very start. Jennifer Sudol and Chris Gash were high school freshmen ...



Let's Hear It! Clifton 'Cheer Mom' Leads Police To Fugitive's Hideout  South Passaic Daily Voice

CLIFTON, N.J. -- A self-proclaimed "cheer mom" from Clifton who led police to a vacant house where a fugitive from Newark was hiding out said her gut "told me ...



Clifton 'at risk' students donate blood, money  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON – A district program that gives embattled students a final chance at graduating high school gave back by donating blood and money to the Red Cross ...



Security images sink high school band director's N.J. teaching career  NJ.com

CLIFTON -- The state has revoked the teaching license of the former Clifton High School band director, who was fired two years ago. Cody J. Holody, 29, was ...



Clifton High School rape victim accuses officials of negligence in suit, report says  NJ.com

A Clifton High School senior who was raped by two fellow students in a school stairwell four years ago has filed a lawsuit claiming negligence by the school ...



Police and firefighters play soccer to remember 9/11 victims  NorthJersey.com

The 2018 Unified Soccer Cup featured teams that competed in a tournament to honor first responders and victims of 9/11.



Ex-Roxbury vice principal, retired Clifton cop gets probation for 'tapping' teen's testicles  Daily Record

Former Clifton cop who was vice principal in Roxbury and teacher in Haledon, given probation, community *service* for 'tapping' teen's testicles.



Police: Charges not likely for Clifton coach who struck Wayne man  NorthJersey.com

No charges will likely be filed against the Clifton track coach who struck a pedestrian with his car, said Wayne police. The pedestrian died as a result of his ...



Despite Losing Record Eastside Ghosts Not Giving Up on Season  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Eastside High School Mighty Ghosts head into their sixth game of the season on Saturday against Dwight Morrow High School on ...



Female Clifton High School teacher had sexual contact with student, authorities say  NJ.com

The Passaic County Prosecutor's Office says 26-year-old Kristin Leone is accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a 16-year-old boy on two occasions.



Clifton pulling for beloved school custodian in coma  NorthJersey.com

A Clifton school custodian remains in a coma following a car accident. Students and members of the community have sent cards and letters to the family.



Social Media Post that Led to Postponement of Football Game Contained Racist Language, Paterson Superintendent Eileen Shafer Demands Investigation  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ – Social media posts that contained “inappropriate and taunting language” and, as announced on Monday, also included racial slurs directed at ...



Assistant football coaches make impact for Clifton  NorthJersey.com

Last Friday's win over North Bergen was not only a coming-of-age for the Clifton football team, but for two members of its coaching staff as well.



Golf outing honors late Clifton teacher, coach  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON - Next month, nearly seven years after a beloved Clifton middle school teacher and coach tragically died, friends and family will continue to raise ...



Clifton's 2006 football team had inspired run to title  NorthJersey.com

Clifton sure didn't look like a championship football team after it got shellacked by Montclair, 29-6, on October 21, 2006. The loss to the Mounties was a ...



Beloved Clifton custodian, 33, dies from injuries after May crash  NJ.com

The Clifton High School resident and graduate will be remembered for his kindness and his natural connection to the students in the ASPIRE program.



Clifton High School teacher had illegal sexual contact with student, prosecutors say  NJ.com

CLIFTON — A Clifton High School science teacher has been charged with official misconduct for allegedly having engaged in illegal sexual behavior with a ...



Clifton High School Teacher Accused Of Having Sexual Relationship With Student  CBS Local

CLIFTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A New Jersey high school teacher has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student, ...



7 Clifton High School students charged in beating of driver after snow day early dismissal  Hunterdon County Democrat - NJ.com

CLIFTON — Police say seven students in Passaic County who were dismissed early because of a snowstorm attacked a motorist, leaving his face battered.



Clifton celebrates 100 years of history, change  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON – The City that Cares officially turned 100 on Wednesday and the state's 11th largest municipality has come a long way since its incorporation.



Clifton, N.J. Teens Accused Of Robbing Classmates At Knifepoint  CBS Local

CLIFTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Four teens in Clifton, New Jersey have been charged with a violent armed robbery – and the victims are two of their classmates ...



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, ...



Hall of Fame class announced for Clifton  NorthJersey.com

Every class of inductees that enters the Clifton Hall of Fame is filled with legendary Mustangs that left their mark.



Track: North 1, Groups 1 & 4 sectional results  NorthJersey.com

Results from the North 1, Group 1 and North 1, Group 4 meets.



Ex-Clifton teacher who had sexual contact with student loses teaching licenses  NJ.com

CLIFTON -- A former Clifton High School science teacher who admitted this past February to criminal sexual contact with a 17-year female student nearly two ...



Former Clifton teacher formally sentenced to year in jail for sexual contact with student  The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

PASSAIC COUNTY — A judge has sentenced a female teacher to one year in jail and five years' probation for having sexual contact with a male student.



Clifton student first Latino governor of NJ Boys State  NorthJersey.com

A Clifton student has become the first Latino elected chairman of American Legion Jersey Boys State, a prestigious civics organization preaching the importance ...



Clifton parents plan march to protest school uniform proposal  NJ.com

City parents opposed to school uniforms plan to wear black and carry signs to a forum Monday night at Clifton High School.



Clifton Board of Education fails to approve $1M in tax relief  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON – A motion that would have provided more than $1 million in relief for taxpayers failed to pass after a spirited debate among school board ...



Clifton football to play for national championship  NorthJersey.com

CLIFTON — The Clifton Junior Mustangs will contend to be the first-ever youth National Football Champions when they play in the tournament at the Hall of ...



Patience paid off for Clifton softball star Giordano  NorthJersey.com

A standout in softball and volleyball, Giordano is worthy of the honor being bestowed upon her: a spot in the Clifton H.S. Athletic Hall of Fame.



Clifton dad takes on school funding with online petition  NorthJersey.com

The father of a Clifton kindergartner has launched an online petition to make state lawmakers aware that his daughter's school district has been underfunded by ...



Simple plan, stellar results for Clifton softball's LaDuke  NorthJersey.com

As Clifton's head softball coach for 20 seasons, Rick LaDuke's blueprint for success wasn't all that complex. LaDuke emphasized fundamentals and ...



Clifton school custodian, who was in coma after accident, dies at 33  NorthJersey.com

Daniel "Danny" Listmeier died July 7 of complications from brain injuries he sustained in a car crash in May,



Three Clifton football stars earn college scholarships  NorthJersey.com

The season ended on Thanksgiving for Clifton football, but a host of Mustangs participated in National Signing Day.



Is your spring break screwed because of the snow? It depends  NJ.com

The first few snow days of a school year are an exciting chance for kids to sleep in, go sledding, and build snow sculptures. But, when New Jersey has had a ...



Clifton schools a 'safe zone' for students  NorthJersey.com

Clifton school board adopts measure reaffirming commitment to educating all students, regardless of immigration status.



Hall of Fame coach cited after accident leaves pedestrian critical  NJ.com

WAYNE - A longtime cross-country coach at Clifton High School was ticketed by police Wednesday after an accident left a 62-year-old man in critical condition, ...



5 NJ Fifth-Graders Arrested in Alleged Bomb Plot: Police  NBC New York

Police in Clifton, New Jersey, say five fifth-grade students were arrested after they allegedly planned to set off explosives at the local high school.



Boys track: Cresskill's Wellington Ventura adds track to basketball, reaps big dividends  NorthJersey.com

Cresskill senior Wellington Ventura earned a double at the first day of the state sectionals.



2 Students Charged With Rape At Clifton High School  CBS New York

Police say a 15-year-old girl, who accused two male students of raping her in a stairwell at Clifton High School, waited several weeks to report the incident ...



No answers from officials after 5th-graders plot set off explosive at Clifton High  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Clifton school officials say there was never any danger to their staff and students after a group of fifth-graders were caught Wednesday with an alleged plot to set ...



State legislators rail against governor, applaud 'grass-roots' campaign for fair school funding  NorthJersey.com

State legislators are slated to appear at a public forum at Clifton High School regarding the city BOE's claims that the district has been underfunded $50 million a ...



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