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Essex County College Sends Supplies to Liberia to Combat Deadly Ebola Outbreak

Essex County College Sends Supplies to Liberia to Combat Deadly Ebola Outbreak

Essex County College joined forces with Rutgers University to send badly needed supplies to help Liberians fight the deadly virus.
Seton Hall University: Emergency Notification Systems Test

Seton Hall University: Emergency Notification Systems Test

The test of the emergency notification system will be conducted Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Noon.
Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

School for children and young adults on the autism spectrum expands with new program.
Film Festival Comes to Children's Institute

Film Festival Comes to Children's Institute

School will host the New Jersey ReelAbilities Film Festival on Nov. 20.
Montclair State Makes SAT Scores Optional for Admission

Montclair State Makes SAT Scores Optional for Admission

School becomes the first public university in the state to not require SAT/ACT scores.
Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen Visits Spotlight School Bloomfield Middle

Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen Visits Spotlight School Bloomfield Middle

Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen visited the school to commend it on its educational prowess.
Bloomfield Educational Foundation Gala is April 26

Bloomfield Educational Foundation Gala is April 26

Bloomfield Educational Foundation annual gala celebrates 15 years, honors high school alumni, an outstanding educator and a community organization.
BHS Recognizes Characters With Character

BHS Recognizes Characters With Character

Four students recognized for setting positive example to peers.
Snowfall Closes Bloomfield Schools Early, Postpones Council, BOE Meetings

Snowfall Closes Bloomfield Schools Early, Postpones Council, BOE Meetings

Both Tueday night Bloomfield Township Council Meetings Cancelled along with School Board meeting.
School Board Member Expected to Resign Tuesday

School Board Member Expected to Resign Tuesday

Paula Zaccone's resignation reportedly due to changes in committee and school liaison posts.
Bloomfield Middle School Forensic Team Takes First Place

Bloomfield Middle School Forensic Team Takes First Place

Students took individual awards as well in Essex County tournament.
Brookdale Students Hold

Brookdale Students Hold "Great Pajama Drive" for Newark Homeless Shelter

Kindergarten students collected pjs for needy families.
Shane Berger Selected School Board President

Shane Berger Selected School Board President

Former vice president replaces Emily Smith after 5-4 vote.
Snowstorm Closes Bloomfield Schools Friday

Snowstorm Closes Bloomfield Schools Friday

State of emergency declared as heavy snow and extreme cold hit the area.
Bloomfield High Students Earn Top SAT Scores

Bloomfield High Students Earn Top SAT Scores

Four students earn perfect 800 scores in math.
20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents

20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents

We’ve compiled the 20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents for the 2012-2013 school year. Not surprisingly, Newark had the most bullying incidents since it has the largest stu