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Lions Club of West Orange to Host Signature Spaghetti Dinner Event  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Since 1953, the Lions Club of West Orange has been recognized throughout the township for its *service* to the blind and visually ...



West Orange Teens Share Traffic Safety Tips with Middle School Students  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Advocates from the Nikhil Badlani Foundation Youth Advisory Board (NBFYAB) recently presented an interactive information session on ...



Five Orchestras Come Together for West Orange High School's Spring Concert  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Despite the sudden chill in the air on Wednesday, the award-winning West Orange High School Orchestra forced spring to come early ...



Reminder: West Orange High School to Change Morning Traffic Pattern on April 22  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — As a result of a traffic study conducted for West Orange High School (WOHS) in partnership with the West Orange Police Department ...



West Orange BOE Asks For Input On School Superintendent Search  West Orange, NJ Patch

W. Orange BOE Asks For Input On Super. Search - West Orange, NJ - The West Orange Board of Education is in the process of selecting a new superintendent ...



West Orange District Seeks Community Input for Superintendent Search  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — After approving R-Pat Solutions, LLC, as the firm to conduct the search for a permanent superintendent, the West Orange Board of ...



West Orange HS Senior Gets Nod As An Unsung Hero Of School  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange HS Senior Gets Nod As An 'Unsung Hero' - West Orange, NJ - Learn why Jhomary Dominquez is one of the "unsung heroes" of West Orange High ...



West Orange High School Freshman Receives Prestigious Award  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School freshman Soham Bhatnagar has received a President's Volunteer *Service* Award for the number of volunteer ...



West Orange High School Senior Named YoungArts National Competition Winner  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School senior Destiny Diggs-Pinto has been recognized as one of the 2019 YoungArts Competition winners, selected ...



Tigers take down West Orange with early flurry  New Jersey Herald

WEST ORANGE -- Maddy Billows scored a pair of goals and pulled in eight draw controls to lead the Hackettstown girls lacrosse team to a 8-4 win over West ...



West Orange Community Discusses Middle School Honors Program & More  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Following a presentation on updates related to curriculum and the Middle School Honors Program during Monday's West Orange Board ...



Things to Do with Kids During the Week of April 17-23, 2019  TAPinto.net

This week, as many families get together to celebrate Good Friday and Passover on April 19 and Easter on April 21, it's the perfect time to do some fun holiday ...



Essex County Events Highlight 11 Worthy Local Causes  West Orange, NJ Patch

Essex County Events Highlight 11 Worthy Causes - West Orange, NJ - "Each of these organizations does a great deal to make a positive difference in the quality ...



West Orange Girls Lacrosse Ready to Make Its Varsity Debut This Week  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School will unveil the debut of its first varsity lacrosse team on Wednesday afternoon when the Mountaineers host ...



W. Orange Student Gets Kudos For Local Traffic Safety Efforts  West Orange, NJ Patch

W. Orange Student: Kudos For Traffic Safety Effort - West Orange, NJ - West Orange High School freshman Soham Bhatnagar earned a "President's Volunteer ...



West Orange Student Honored at Annual Essex County "Unsung Heroes" Event  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School (WOHS) senior Jhomary Dominquez was recently among the 27 Essex County students who were honored ...



“Spring into Action” with the West Orange African Heritage Organization  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange African Heritage Organization (WOAHO)—a community *service* organization that striving to build a stronger community ...



Montclair High School sees small uptick in substance abuse cases  Montclair Local

Montclair High School saw four substance abuse cases in 2017-2018, an increase from one case the year before, according to the Department of Education.



West Orange Students go Full “STREAM” Ahead at Edison Middle School  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Edison Middle School (EMS) recently continued its cutting-edge access to STREAM opportunities at its first-ever STREAM Challenge ...



Boys Lacrosse: West Orange Edges Passaic Tech, 6-5  TAPinto.net

WAYNE, NJ -- The West Orange boys lacrosse team opened its 2019 season with a 6-5 victory over Passaic Tech on Thursday.



West Orange Board Addresses School Performance; Selects Firm for Superintendent Search  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Prior to her presentation of the preliminary budget for the 2019-2020 school year during Monday's West Orange Board of Education ...



West Orange School District Presents Preliminary 2019-2020 Budget  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Acting Superintendent of West Orange Schools Eveny de Mendez and Business Administrator John Calavano co-presented the ...



Deegan Dental in West Orange Offering Spring Savings of $200+ for New Patients  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Deegan Dental is kicking off spring with a special for all new patients.



West Orange Students Display Artwork at Art Educators of New Jersey Exhibit  TAPinto.net

NEWARK, NJ — Four West Orange students were among the 103 Essex County students to show their work at the 15th annual student art exhibit held in ...



Trigg-Scales Strives for More Diversity in West Orange Schools as New Board Member  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Now well into her first term as an elected member of the West Orange Board of Education (WOBOE) alongside fellow newcomer Cheryl ...



Things to Do with Kids During the Week of April 3-9, 2019  TAPinto.net

As we head into April, a few fun holidays to celebrate with kids include International Guitar Month, National Kite Month, National Walking Day (4/3), School ...



Patriots fall flat against Saddle River Day School  New Jersey Herald

SADDLE RIVER -- Sophia McMahon tallied eight points on three goals and five assists to lift Saddle River Day School to a 13-2 victory over Lenape Valley on ...



Deegan Dental in West Orange Aims to be a One-Stop Destination for Tooth Care  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Dr. Effie Deegan of Deegan Dental in West Orange believes in an approach to dental care that emphasizes the patient's needs above all ...



Traffic Pattern Near West Orange High School Set To Change  West Orange, NJ Patch

Traffic Pattern Near West Orange HS To Change - West Orange, NJ - The only entry to the WOHS campus from Pleasant Valley Way will be for the designated ...



Track and field: 10 things we learned at the 2019 Mountie Relays  NJ.com

It was a new track, but the same-old successful start to the season. Unlike years past, the Mountie Relays was held at West Orange High School because ...



West Orange High School Temporarily Evacuated Due To Gas Odor  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange HS Temporarily Evacuated, Gas Smell - West Orange, NJ - Officials evacuated West Orange High School after staff noticed a strong odor that ...



Things to Do with Kids During the Week of March 27 to April 2, 2019  TAPinto.net

As we end March and head into April, we will be celebrating National Humor Month, Keep America Beautiful Month and April Fool's Day, among other holidays.



Kittatinny doubles up Hackettstown to move to .500  New Jersey Herald

HACKETTSTOWN --Katie Callahan starred for Kittatinny with four goals in its 16-8 win over Hackettstown in a road game on Monday. Mikayle Cooke added ...



West Orange High School Student On His Way To Pilots License  West Orange, NJ Patch

W. Orange HS Student On His Way To Pilot's License - West Orange, NJ - A West Orange HS sophomore earned a prestigious worldwide award that will put him ...



Black History Scholarship Dinner At West Orange High School  West Orange, NJ Patch

Black History Scholarship Dinner At West Orange HS - West Orange, NJ - The Student Council at West Orange High School will host the annual Black History ...



Falcons fly high over Lenape Valley in 11-4 win  New Jersey Herald

Jefferson 11, Lenape Valley 4 JEFFERSON -- Danae Benfatti led the way for Jefferson with five goals in its 11-4 victory over Lenape Valley at home on Thursday ...



Falco paces Sparta with seven goals in win over Randolph  New Jersey Herald

RANDOLPH -- Brianna Falco continued her scoring rampage this season by adding another seven goals for Sparta in its 11-8 win over Randolph on the road on ...



West Orange High School to Present Spring Musical "Mamma Mia!"  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School will present its spring musical, "Mamma Mia!," from April 5-7 in performances beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday and ...



West Orange High School Bowling Team Wins Conference and County Titles  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School bowling team recently completed its regular season with an 18-0 record, winning the Liberty Division of the ...



Woollen, Cooke combine for five goals, Kittatinny tops Morris Hills  New Jersey Herald

HAMPTON -- Kittatinny won its first game of the season on Tuesday afternoon with a 9-4 victory over Morris Hills at Kittatinny Regional High School.



Spartans comeback bid comes up short despite 8 goals from Falco  New Jersey Herald

CHESTER -- Brianna Falco's eight goals were not enough as Sparta's comeback effort fell short by one goal against West Morris in a 14-13 loss on Wednesday ...



Sparta High hosts third annual Jazz Festival  New Jersey Herald

SPARTA -- New Jersey has played a vital roll in the history of jazz. Legends Count Basie and Wayne Shorter were born in Red Bank and Newark, respectively, ...



West Orange High School Basketball Star Commits To Penn State  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange HS Basketball Star Commits To Penn St. - West Orange, NJ - West Orange High School Senior Mya Bembry scored her 1000th career point this ...



West Orange High School Wind Ensemble to Perform at Carnegie Hall  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School Wind Ensemble will be making its Carnegie Hall debut in the Isaac Stern Auditorium on March 14 ...



West Orange High School Hockey Star Smashes All-Time Goal Record  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange HS Ice Hockey Star Sets Goal Record - West Orange, NJ - The West Orange High School ice hockey team has a new all-time goal leader: Davey ...



West Orange HS Hires Beloved Newark Football Coach, Role Model  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Hires Beloved Newark Football Coach - West Orange, NJ - As a coach in Newark, Darnell Grant helped his players to outscore their opponents ...



UPDATED - Sparta High School Hosts Third Annual Jazz Festival  TAPinto.net

New Jersey has played a vital roll in the history of jazz. Legends Count Basie and Wayne Shorter were born in Red Bank and Newark, respectively, Dizzy ...



West Orange Names Darnell Grant as New High School Football Coach  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – There was excitement at Monday's West Orange Board of Education (WOBOE) meeting as a crowd gathered to support the hiring of ...



West Orange High School To Present The Outsiders  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange High School To Present 'The Outsiders' - West Orange, NJ - The West Orange High School Drama Department will present its fall play, "The ...



West Orange Student Requests More Representation on Board of Education  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A West Orange student who spoke at the board of education's reorganization meeting on Monday stressed the importance of having ...



Essex County's 2019 Grand Marshals Honored at Freeholders St. Patrick's Celebration  TAPinto.net

NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders commemorated the heritage and traditions of the Irish community during its 2019 “Salute to the ...



West Orange HS Alumni, Now Firefighters, Return To Old School  West Orange, NJ Patch

W.O. Alum, Now Firefighters, Return To Old School - West Orange, NJ - A group of West Orange firefighters and EMTs were invited to speak at their old school by ...



West Orange High School Alumni Visit Senior CPR Classes  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Seniors in the West Orange High School (WOHS) CPR classes were recently visited by WOHS alumni from Fire Company 3, who offered ...



Controversial State Report Grades West Orange Schools  West Orange, NJ Patch

Controversial Report Grades West Orange Schools - West Orange, NJ - Many educators say the complicated state report paints an incomplete picture of New ...



West Orange High School Basketball Star Mya Bembry Signs with Penn State  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School senior Mya Bembry signed a letter of intent with Penn State to play Division I basketball on Nov. 20 as family ...



West Orange Students Trapped After Snow Stalls Buses (PHOTOS)  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Students Trapped As Snow Stalls Buses - West Orange, NJ - West Orange students got trapped during a snowstorm when buses were forced to ...



Rumors About Incident At West Orange School Dance Not Credible  West Orange, NJ Patch

Rumors On West Orange School Dance 'Not Credible' - West Orange, NJ - West Orange police were seen at Liberty and Roosevelt schools on Monday after ...



West Orange Boys, Girls Step Teams Heading To Nationals  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Boys, Girls Step Teams Go To Nationals - West Orange, NJ - Ab-Salute, the West Orange High School boys step team, and Nu Theta Omega, the ...



Speed Limit On P. Valley Way Near West Orange Schools Lowered  West Orange, NJ Patch

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County's freeholders have given the thumbs up to reduce the speed limit on Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange. The affected ...



West Orange Board Signs Teacher Contracts, Addresses Athletic Bubble & More  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In addition to the announcement that the West Orange Board of Education (WOBOE) and West Orange Teachers Association have come ...



West Orange High School Graduates 524 at Codey Arena  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School (WOHS) graduated 524 seniors at Codey Arena on Thursday during the high school's 123rd annual ...



West Orange Schools Have Delayed Opening Due To Weather: Jan. 31  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Schools Have Delayed Opening: Jan. 31 - West Orange, NJ - Due to forecasts of bad winter weather, West Orange public schools will have a ...



West Orange High School 2018 graduation (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

West Orange High School held its commencement ceremony on Thursday at the Richard J. Cody Arena in West Orange. The ceremony started at 7:30 pm and ...



West Orange Teen Captures Poetry Out Loud Title  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Teen Captures 'Poetry Out Loud' Title - West Orange, NJ - West Orange High School senior Orianna Carter will represent the school at a regional ...



Parade of Honors Recognizes Achievements of West Orange Schools and Community  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — During the second annual “Parade of Honors” held on Monday at West Orange High School (WOHS) auditorium, the West Orange Board ...



Legionella Found At All But 3 West Orange Schools: Officials  West Orange, NJ Patch

All But 3 West Orange Schools Have Legionella - West Orange, NJ - Samples of the hazardous pathogen have been found at all but three of the district's schools ...



West Orange's New Virtual Enterprise Team Places at First State Competition  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - After recently taking third place during their first time competing at the New Jersey Regional Trade Show and Business Competition held at ...



West Orange High School Students Make Toys for Mayor's Sunshine Fund  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Students in the West Orange High School Machine Woodworking class donated several hand-made toys to the Mayor's Sunshine Fund ...



North Bergen returns core, momentum for 2019 spring season  NJ.com

Last year was quite the season for the North Bergen girls outdoor track and field program. A convincing 81-point victory over St. Dominic to claim its third straight ...



West Orange HS Student To Honor Jazz Great At Annual Stomp  West Orange, NJ Patch

WOHS Student Musician To Honor Jazz Great - West Orange, NJ - West Orange High School student Destiny Diggs-Pinto will perform at an event in honor of ...



West Orange Teen Follows Brothers Footsteps To West Point  West Orange, NJ Patch

West Orange Teen Follows Brother To West Point - West Orange, NJ - A West Orange family now has two links to one of the most iconic military institutions in the ...



West Orange Boys and Girls Step Teams Advance to National Competition  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Ab-Salute, the West Orange High School Boys Step team, and Nu Theta Omega, the Girls Step team, recently took first and second place, ...



West Orange Board of Education Welcomes New Members for 2019  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Board of Education (WOBOE) welcomed two new members at its meeting Monday night as the board reorganized its ...



West Orange Arts Center to Showcase Works of AP Student Artists  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – In partnership with the Visual and Performing Arts Program at West Orange High School (WOHS), the West Orange Arts Center (WOAC) is ...



West Orange Students Receive Awards from NJ Association of Student Councils  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School (WOHS) Student Council President Selam Woldai recently received "Student Leader of the Year" and ...



Teen Dating Abuse Experts Visit West Orange High School Health Classes  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Experts from the Center for Women, National Council of Jewish Women/Essex, presented on the topic of teen dating abuse in West ...



Oprah, Michelle Obama Surprise West Orange Students  West Orange, NJ Patch

Oprah, Michelle Obama Surprise West Orange Teens - West Orange, NJ - They walked into the room to talk about the midterm election. What awaited was just ...



West Orange Community Addresses Superintendent Rutzky's Departure  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Eight months after renewing the contract of Jeffrey Rutzky as the superintendent of the West Orange Public Schools district, the West ...



Black History Scholarship Dinner Touches West Orange Hearts and Minds  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School's (WOHS) 2019 Black History Month Scholarship Dinner, held on Friday night at WOHS, touched hearts and ...



West Orange Schools Would Get $1.6M More Under Murphys Budget  West Orange, NJ Patch

W. Orange Schools: $1.6M More Under Murphy Budget - West Orange, NJ - While 197 school districts across N.J. would see a decrease to state aid under the ...



West Orange Student Satirizes Expectations For Women With Art  West Orange, NJ Patch

W. Orange Teen Satirizes 'Expectations For Women' - West Orange, NJ - A West Orange High School student's artwork offers a satirical take on how society ...



Spotlight: WOHS Baseball Coach, Robert Parisi, Jr.  TAPinto.net

While it doesn't exactly look like like spring with the amount of snow we've had recently, the baseball season is officially under way. West Orange High School ...



Student Helps Bring U.S. Naturalization Ceremony To West Orange  West Orange, NJ Patch

U.S. Naturalization Ceremony At West Orange School - West Orange, NJ - An aspiring U.S. Marine at West Orange High School said the 34 new citizens are "the ...



West Orange Schools to Receive $3.5 Million in Equalization Aid  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – After years of being underfunded according to its current student enrollment, the West Orange Public Schools will receive approximately ...



Spotlighting West Orange Football Player Matthew Bove, and Recapping the Fall Sports Scene  TAPinto.net

It's been a busy season from spring through summer to our fall sports programs! This Saturday, the West Orange High School football team will take on Montclair ...



Count Basie Center Teen + College Film Festival Announces Selections For 2019  New Jersey Stage

(RED BANK, NJ) -- The Count Basie Center for the Arts has announced official selections for its 2019 Teen + College Film Fest. The films were selected from a ...



Students Sparkle at West Orange High School Senior Prom  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The diversity that is West Orange was on display at the West Orange High School Senior Prom held at the Birchwood Manor in Whippany ...



Girls Soccer: West Orange Wins 1st Sectional Championship, 1-0, Over Livingston  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - With its third victory over Livingston this season, the West Orange girls soccer team achieved another first for the program.



Meet Cheryl Merklinger: Candidate for West Orange Board of Education  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Meet Cheryl Merklinger, a candidate running for the West Orange Board of Education on Nov. 6.



West Orange Girls Basketball Inspires Future Athletes at Women in Sports Day  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Members of the West Orange High School (WOHS) girls basketball team joined the nation in observing the 33rd Annual National Girls ...



West Orange Spreads School Spirit and “Pinks Out for Cancer Awareness”  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Despite the West Orange football team's 13-12 loss to Livingston on Friday, the community turned out to celebrate school spirit with Fan ...



West Orange VEI Program Gives Students Real World Business Experience  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ - School has become more like a venture into the business world for a group of students at West Orange High School who are participating ...



Two West Orange Teens Enter History-Making All-Girls Wrestling Tournament  TAPinto.net

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – History was made over the holiday break as Bloomfield High School hosted the inaugural Girls Wrestling Holiday Tournament.



West Orange Board of Education Race Too Close to Call  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A tightly contested race for the two open seats on the West Orange Board of Education resulted in a near three-way tie with a race too ...



Watch: Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey Surprise West Orange Students  TAPinto.net

NEW YORK, NY - Four West Orange High School students had the experience of a lifetime this semester when they were among 30 high school students who ...



Riggs Place Fire in West Orange Sends Firefighter to Hospital, Displaces 10  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- A West Orange fire captain was treated for smoke inhalation and at least 10 residents were displaced after a two-alarm fire ripped through ...



West Orange Schools Close in Advance of Snow; Township Prepares for Ice  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Due to the weather forecast and declared state of emergency, all West Orange Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday and all after ...



West Orange Cheerleaders Capture Regional Competition; Qualify for Nationals  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School (WOHS) varsity cheerleaders continued their winning ways on Sunday, with a first-place win at the UCA ...



West Orange District Opens Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Kindergarten registration packets for the 2019-2020 school year is now available at the West Orange Board of Education building located ...



West Orange District Presents Diversity Training Plan; Community Weighs In  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In response to the mounting chorus of parents and teachers who want to employ diversity training in the West Orange Public Schools ...



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