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New Book by Michael Hayde (Class of '77)

September 10, 2018 by Michael Hayde (Register to contact)

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Michael Hayde's (Class of '77) new book has just been released: SIDE BY SIDE: Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis on TV and Radio, published by BearManor Media. "More than a chronicle of classic comedy, SIDE BY SIDE tells the Martin & Lewis story: two friends whose individual ambitions gradually drove a wedge between them that carried into their work. It recounts in detail their legendary feuds and final split, and equally legendary reunions." Leonard Maltin: "A treasure trove... I couldn't put this book down!"
This is Michael's fifth book, available from *****.com and other book vendor sites.

Autism Non Pro-Profit

May 26, 2016 by Carlo Moralishvili Angelo (Register to contact)

I am starting a non-profit to create a self sustaining intentional community for 50 autistic adults. This community will provide them with supportive living and an opportunity to learn a trade in animal husbandry, horticulture, farming, sewing, baking, green energy and others as well.

New book by Michael Hayde (Class of 1977)

November 7, 2013 by Michael Hayde (Register to contact)

Michael Hayde's newest book has just been published. It is titled "CHAPLIN'S VINTAGE YEAR: The History of the Mutual-Chaplin Specials."

"CHAPLIN'S VINTAGE YEAR" tells the full story of the twelve immortal comedies produced by Charlie Chaplin for the Mutual Film Corporation in 1916-17. From the nickelodeon to YouTube, they have been viewed by more people than any other films in the entire history of cinema.

"CHAPLIN'S VINTAGE YEAR" is published by BearManor Media of Duncan OK.


November 11, 2012 by Michael Pascack Valley June (Register to contact)

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Pascack Valley High School News From Around The Web

Who Did The State Pick As Bergen Countys Best Teacher?  Westwood, NJ Patch

HILLSDALE, NJ – A Pascack Valley High School teacher has been named one of the best educators in New Jersey. Leah Jerome, an 11th and 12th grade ...

Swastikas found at Pascack Valley High School

Three swastikas were found in Pascack Valley High School on Tuesday morning, school officials said. The swastikas were found by staff members.

More 'symbols of hate' found at Pascack Valley High School in Hillsdale

'Symbols of hate' were discovered at Pascack Valley, the superintendent said. The racial and homophobic slurs were found on baseball plaques.

Pascack Valley High School teacher saves choking student with Heimlich maneuver

A teacher at Pascack Valley High School sprung into action when a student started to choke in her class.

UPDATE: More Hateful Symbols Reported Found At Pascack Valley High School  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

UPDATE: A recent rash of hate symbols that have confounded officials and angered parents have spread from Pascack Valley High School to Pascack ...

PVHS Student Fashion Show May 23  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

HILLSDALE, N.J.—Pascack Valley High School invites the community to LookBookLive 2019, to be held on Thursday, May 23 in the high school cafeteria.

Pascack Valley Teacher Saves Choking Students Life  Westwood, NJ Patch

Bergen Teacher Saves Choking Student's Life - Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - Julianne Downes, a teacher at Pascack Valley High School, noticed a student was ...

Debate continues about funding Pascack Valley Regional school resource officer

HILLSDALE — The mayor wants Pascack Valley Regional High School to cover more of the tab for the school resource officer's salary, but the superintendent ...

Swastikas, Racist Graffiti Spread From Pascack Valley HS To Hills  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

A recent rash of hate symbols that have confounded officials and angered parents have spread from Pascack Valley High School to Pascack Hills.This time ...

'Unity in the Valley' Kicks Off at PVHS on March 19  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

PASCACK VALLEY AREA, N.J.—Join Montvale, Hillsdale, Woodcliff Lake, and River Vale in celebrating Unity in the Valley, a kick-off event at Pascack Valley ...

A LIFESAVING LESSON: Valley Rallies in Timely Project CRASH  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

ON THE TEST: Local agencies work with students and school administrators June 14 to illustrate the harrowing aftermath of drinking and driving and distracted ...

Thanks To Mandatory CPR Training, New Jersey Teacher Saves Choking Student’s Life  CBS New York

HILLSDALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Julianne Downes teaches family and consumer sciences at a high school in New Jersey, but it was a lesson she learned that ...

PVHS's 'The Smoke Signal' Hauls in More Journalism Awards  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

HILLSDALE, N.J.—Congratulations to Pascack Valley junior and “The Smoke Signal” staff editor Rachel Cohen, whose opinion column from this past November, ...

Swastikas Found Inside New Jersey High School  WCBS 880

Swastikas were found at a New Jersey high school Tuesday, promoting a partial campus closure and an alert to parents.

Hate crimes are increasing in America. A NJ high school grapples with the problem

What can be done about hate crimes? A New Jersey high school shows that the answers are not always easy.

Swastikas found in N.J. school for the second time this year

For the second time in six weeks, authorities are investigating swastikas found in the Pascack Valley High School.

Parades, Remembrances on Memorial Day in Pascack Valley  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

A DAY LIKE NO OTHER: In Hillsdale, Grand Marshal Nat Lucarello is front and center. From left to right are Doug Frank, Tom Robinson, Kathy Maalouf, George ...

Offensive, Hateful Graffiti Found At Bergen High School  Westwood, NJ Patch

'Offensive,' 'Hateful' Graffiti Found At Bergen HS - Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - The graffiti was found in a baseball dugout and in a boys' bathroom, the ...

Pascack Valley High School Included in Top 100 NJ High Schools

Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - Pascack Valley High School came in at number 35 for its A+ in almost every subject.

Pascack Valley High Grads Mourn Classmate Shanon Pasternak, 20  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. -- Pascack Valley High School graduate Shanon Pasternak died on Jan. 21. He was 20 years old and had been living in Clifton.His former ...

Police Probe Latest Hateful Message—This Time At Emerson High School  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

EMERSON, N.J.—Police are investigating after derogatory, threatening, and racist language, including a swastika, were found Monday morning, May 20, in a ...

Brie Smith keeps things on target for Pascack Valley girls basketball

The senior guard has scored more than 1000 points and was part of a Group 3 championship team at Pascack Valley.

Pascack Valley High School Student Who Shot Himself Dies  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. -- A 17-year-old Pascack Valley Regional High School student who shot himself Sunday morning in a county park in Woodcliff Lake has ...

Swastika, racist graffiti found scrawled in classroom at Bergen County high school

A school district in Bergen County has asked police to help find the person who scrawled a swastika and racist graffiti inside a classroom on Monday.

Students clean used toys to be donated to children in need  News 12 New Jersey

A group of students in the environmental club at Pascack Valley High School spent the day cleaning used toys that will be donated to children in need.

Students Frustrated By Repeated Messages Of Hate Found In New Jersey School  CBS Local

HILLSDALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Swastikas and racial slurs have been found scrawled inside a Bergen County high school. Now students are demanding ...

Emmy-winning producer Gary Lang, from North Jersey, dies at 53

Gary Lang, who won 17 Emmy Awards, was a 1983 graduate of Pascack Valley High School.

Pascack Valley Teacher Of The Year Honored By County Administrators

Pascack Valley Teacher Honored By Administrators - Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - Argine Safari, a music teacher, was named the 2016-17 New Jersey State ...

Alleged White Supremacist Club, Swastikas, Racial Slurs At Pascack Valley High School Alarm Students, ADL

Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - The alleged incidents also include uses of the "n" word and white power signs displayed by students at sporting events.

Hillsdale, River Vale will fight to keep Woodcliff Lake in regional district

Hillsdale and River Vale will fight a state appellate court ruling that Woodcliff Lake can ask voters if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley ...

Celebrating service: Ambulance volunteers rock installation dinner  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

PASCACK PRESS. HILLSDALE, N.J.—Congratulations to the men and women of the Hillsdale Volunteer Ambulance *Service* (above), who held their annual ...

Local residents come to dog show in Hillsdale

Local residents came to Beechwood Park Saturday afternoon with their dogs to participate in a dog show. Others got to adopt a dog from Peace 4 Paws.

Pascack Valley Girl Scout tackles Indian farmers' deaths

by john snyder of pascack press. HILLSDALE, N.J. —— Chandni Shah of Hillsdale is alarmed about the plight of farmers in India who are dying by their own ...

Donated Organs Of Pascack Valley High School Student Help Others Live  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. -- "This is Jack's heart beating in Jack's body," wrote the mother of a 17-year-old Pascack Valley High School senior who committed suicide last ...

Pascack Valley student committed suicide, officials say

HILLSDALE – A 17-year-old Pascack Valley High School student from River Vale died as the result of his injuries sustained in a suicide attempt on Sunday, ...

US News Best High Schools 2019: Heres How 350 NJ Schools Ranked  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

NJ Schools Make Elite US News List - Point Pleasant, NJ - UPDATE: US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Woodcliff Lake gets go-ahead for Pascack Valley withdrawal vote

WOODCLIFF LAKE — Voters could decide as early as March if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley Regional High School District, after the ...

Hillsdale Athlete Ryan Onderdonk Dies, 22  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — A funeral is scheduled for Monday for Ryan Onderdonk, 22, of Hillsdale.Onderdonk, a former Pascack Valley High School athlete, died ...

Towns spar as vote on district set for Oct. 2; Woodcliff Lake pursues school funding change  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

[slideshow_deploy id='899′] BY JOHN SNYDER OF PASCACK PRESS. PASCACK VALLEY AREA, N.J.—The voters of Hillsdale, Woodcliff Lake, Montvale, ...

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.

New Officer Joins River Vale Police Department  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

RIVER VALE, N.J.—A new River Vale police officer took the oath of office June 10 at the Township Council meeting and received a warm welcome from ...

UPDATE: Montvale Mayor Ghassali will Run for Congress in 2020  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

UPDATE (June 5, 2019): Montvale Mayor Mike Ghassali announced he will seek the 2020 Republican nomination for United States Congress in New Jersey's ...

Jewish teacher sues St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale alleging discrimination

Officials at a Catholic high school in Montvale tolerated anti-Semitic behavior and graffiti, including a swastika etched into a chalkboard, directed at a Jewish ...

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.

Stories From Main Street: N.J. Girls’ Basketball Coach Remains Humble After Historic 1,000 Wins  CBS New York

HILLSDALE, N.J. (WCBS 880) — Jeff Jasper made history as a buzzer went off last week, becoming the first New Jersey girls' high school basketball coach to ...

'Shark Tank' Pirates Pitch Awards Cash and Scholarships to High School Entrepreneurs  Seton Hall University News & Events

Ten talented high school entrepreneurs with startup ideas or fledgling businesses, out of a field of nearly 250 applicants, faced off in a "Shark Tank" style ...

ADL Concerned After Swastikas Found In Glen Rock  Ridgewood, NJ Patch

ADL 'Concerned' About Swastikas In Glen Rock - Ridgewood-Glen Rock, NJ - Finding the symbols of hate 'highlights the need for pervasive anti-bias education ...

Legendary status: The making of Jeff Jasper's iconic coaching career at Pascack Valley

Pascack Valley's Jeff Jasper is about to become the first girls basketball coach in New Jersey history to win 1000 games.

Traffic, Trees Dominate River Vale 'Fairways at Edgewood' Hearing  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

An overlay map of current 27 hole golf course at Edgewood Country Club and the proposed housing development superimposed over nine holes.

Juveniles responsible for swastikas in Haworth are given punishment

Five juveniles connected to drawings of swastikas on a residential street in Haworth over three months ago have been dealing with the consequences of their ...

'It's About Time': South Hackensack Police Swear In First Female Officer  Daily Voice

Three new officers were sworn into the South Hackensack Police Department Monday night, including the department's first-ever female.Ashley LaGrosa, a ...

Editorial: Hate-filled graffiti has no place in our high schools

Anti-Semitic and racist graffiti scrawled on the walls and stalls of high school bathrooms in North Jersey is nothing to joke about, nor should it be taken as ...

Beloved clown from Hillsdale Rob Torres dies

Known as an "international man of mirth," Rob Torres lived a life full of laughter. The former Hillsdale resident also spent time giving back.

Too Darn Hot: High September Temps Inspire Ice Cream For Lunch In Hillsdale  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — Mother Nature isn't ready to relinquish summer just yet, and for that, the Iscreamery in Hillsdale is thankful.At just 11:30 a.m., the store was ...

Marissa Harmon Of Hillsdale, 23, Remembered As Animal Lover  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

Marissa Harmon of Hillsdale died on May 16. She was 23 years old.Marissa was an animal lover, tending devoutly to her dear cats, Smokey, Bandit and Snooks.

When Tragedy Strikes, Montvale Family Unites: This Time, Cancer  Daily Voice

A Montvale family still coming to terms with the sudden and tragic death of their father and husband is now facing even more adversity: Cancer.Eight years after ...

Friends 'Stay Ballin' For Hillsdale Twin Who Died Suddenly  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — Two days after the sudden passing of Hillsdale's Ryan Onderdonk, his Facebook wall was flooded with posts from friends -- saddened to ...

WATCH: Meet Argine Safari, New Jersey's Teacher of the Year

HILLSDALE -- Argine Safari did not plan on becoming a music teacher. Growing up in Armenia, she attended a prominent music conservatory in Russia before ...

The top 50 high schools in NJ, according to the state's new ratings

For the first time, New Jersey rated each public high school on a scale of 0-100. See which schools cracked the top 50.

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 ...

Swastika, anti-Semitic graffiti found at High Point Regional High School  New Jersey Herald

WANTAGE -- Police are investigating two instances of anti-Semitic graffiti that were found recently in bathrooms at High Point Regional High School, including ...

'Second To None' Regula Makes Lieutenant in Woodcliff Lake  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.—. A 17-year police veteran was promoted to lieutenant in the Woodcliff Lake Police Department in a Borough Council ceremony April ...

Princeton to honor four outstanding New Jersey secondary school teachers  Princeton University

Princeton University will honor four outstanding New Jersey secondary school teachers at its 2016 Commencement on Tuesday, May 31. This year's honorees ...

"This Is Us" Is Back (Now Stop Sobbing)  New Jersey Monthly

NJ native Dan Fogelman never imagined his hit series "This Is Us" would make viewers cry so much.

Stories From Main Street: Montvale School Ditches Books, Chalkboards For Laptops  CBS New York

MONTVALE, NJ (WCBS 880) – Times are changing. Technology is everywhere at the Pascack Valley Regional High School District in northern New Jersey.

Teen Hillsdale Gymnast Swaps School For Sport  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

PARAMUS, N.J. — Olivia Dunne kneels on a mat alone in Paramus ENA with nothing but a printout of her workout and a resistance band.The 14-year-old ...

Police chase leads to high school shelter-in-place

The incident began at the Shop Rite in Hillsdale around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday.

These 50 public high schools are the best for sports in New Jersey, says report

Schools from across New Jersey, including Passaic, Bergen, Ocean and Essex counties, top the list and are among the top rated districts in the U.S..

Regional forum focuses on gun laws, school safety  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

Many community members came to listen and participate in a recent roundtable forum on gun laws and school safety, hosted by state Assemblywoman Holly ...

A teen's suicide and the battle to confiscate his father's firearms

How a case involving a retired police officer's application for a gun permit brings together many issues in the nation's gun debate.

Boys lacrosse preview: Around the leagues for 2018

Here's the team-by-team rundown for the 2018 boys lacrosse season in North Jersey.

Passaic boy remains in hospital after stabbing

A 16-year-old boy from Passaic remained hospitalized Tuesday but is expected to survive after being stabbed at least eight times Saturday, authorities said.

River Vale native Dan Fogelman talks about 'This Is Us,' 'Life Itself'

Eyes will mist up this month as River Vale native Dan Fogelman's "Life Itself" hits theaters Sept. 21 and NBC drama "This Is Us'" returns Sept. 25.

PASCACK PRESS POLICE BLOTTER, FEB. 12, 2018  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

This section is based on facts provided to Pascack Press weekly by neighborhood police departments. Due to pending court appearances and other variations, ...

These 50 public high schools are the best for athletes in New Jersey, report says released its latest best school rankings; click here to see where your school checks in.

Bergen Has Top High School In N.J., New Rankings Show

Bergen Has 2 Of The Top 4 High Schools In N.J. - Wyckoff, NJ - With concerns that the Trump administration may not be kind to public high schools, a popular ...

Free concerts sound good this summer!  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

[slideshow_deploy id='899′]. Join friends and neighbors at a wealth of summer concerts. Hosted in Englewood, Hillsdale, Montvale, Park Ridge, Tenafly, the ...

Wong scores 1000th point to lead No. 13 Pascack Valley girls hoops in BCT

The number 1,000 seems to be a popular number surrounding the Pascack Valley High School girls basketball program this year. Brianna Wong notched her ...

Brittany Campbell, James Rawdon  The New York Times

Brittany Anne Campbell, a daughter of Paula A. Campbell and John Campbell of River Vale, N.J., is to be married May 29 to James Michael Rawdon, a son of ...

Mental health fair draws 500 for resources on 'secret struggles of teens'  Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

[slideshow_deploy id='899′] BY JOHN SNYDER OF PASCACK PRESS. MONTVALE, N.J.—After Allendale's Madison Holleran took her own life, loved ones ...

Hillsdale's Geremy Jasper at Sundance with story of underdog Jersey girl

Patricia Dombrowski is an aspiring rapper from New Jersey, a woman in a male-dominated industry on a journey to find her artistic voice. The lead character in ...

Parents learn how to make their children self-reliant

About 100 parents were at Pascack Valley H.S. to learn how letting their kids fail can foster their child's competence and self-reliance.

Bergenfield Police Chief Honored As Female Trailblazer  Bergenfield Daily Voice

BERGENFIELD, N.J. — Bergenfield Police Chief Cathy Madalone — the first woman to head a municipal police force in Bergen County — will be honored as a ...

5 Jersey connections to 'This is Us'

It turns out that New Jersey had a lot to do with the show's creation, characters, and sob-inducing storylines.

In the battle over an ex-officer's guns, a new twist over allegations of domestic violence

The long and emotional search for clear answers in the case of a retired Rutherford police officer who wants to keep his guns despite his own battles with ...

100 Best High Schools In New Jersey - Is Your School On List?

Toms River, NJ - New 2016 list: collected test results, graduation rates, surveys and more to determine the best schools in N.J. and in the U.S.A..

Bridgewater-Raritan Among Best N.J. Public High Schools For 2017

Bridgewater Among Best N.J. Public High Schools - Bridgewater, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan Regional High School made the list of among the best New Jersey ...

Some Hillsdale residents in favor of waste transfer site

HILLSDALE — Although many borough officials spoke at a public hearing Thursday against a waste transfer site's attempt to resume operations, several ...

Covering Walk-outs, Protests and Teacher Strikes  Student Press Law Center

From student walk-outs over gun violence to teacher strikes over low pay, student journalists are faced with tough questions when it comes to covering protests ...

Two Sidekicks Take On All Forces  New York Times

Did Batman or Hurricane Sandy bring this couple together?

A Christmas story about the 'unsung Santas' who bring gifts year-round | Mike Kelly

Santas come in all shapes, sizes and religions, bringing ordinary gifts to make the world better. Here are five unsung heroes in North Jersey in 2018.

Hayek, fourth-quarter effort lift Wayne Hills

Wayne Hills did not play a stellar game, but the Patriots found a way to take control in the fourth quarter of a 40-20 victory against Pascack Valley.

Old classmates to gather for school reunions in New Jersey

Cranford H.S. Class of 1978Old friends from Cranford High School's Class of 1978 gathered for their 30-year reunion in 2008. Scores of New Jersey high ...

Driver, 76, charged with leaving accident that seriously injured pedestrian

Wesley Evans was charged with leaving the scene of an accident and hindering apprehension.

Meet the NJ director of 'Patti Cake$,' the movie that blew the roof off Sundance

Geremy Jasper anxiously searched the audience for some kind of reaction -- a laugh, a smile, anything -- but the scene was grim. The director from Hillsdale ...

NUTILE, CHRISTINE (Nee WEBER) 44  Press of Atlantic City

NUTILE, CHRISTINE (Nee WEBER) 44 - of Linwood, Atlantic County, was called home to God on Wednesday, April 23, after a short illness. Christine, a loving ...

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School

N.J. Teacher Attendance Rates, School-By-School - Barnegat-Manahawkin, NJ - The annual "School Performance Reports" are out. Patch has a list of schools ...

Motivated by son's ordeal, Montvale family raising funds for heart research

Todd and Jaime Palatnek will hold a fundraiser Sunday to help children like their son, who has a congenital heart defect.

What a Novel Idea: Kids Take Up Challenge to Pen 50000 Words During Nat'l Novel Writing Month  The 74

It's recess time at Manitou School in Cold Spring, N.Y., and the sun is shining through a large jungle gym. But the fifth- and sixth-graders couldn't be less ...

Bergens Cake Boss To Be On Food Networks Cake Wars Monday Night

The Bergen County "Cake Boss" will be on the Food Network's "Cake Wars" Monday night at 9 p.m.. Having the cameras on him is nothing new to Tony ...

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