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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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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.

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.

Swastikas, Racial Slur Found At Pascack Valley High School  Westwood, NJ Patch

Swastikas, Racial Slur Found At Pascack Hills HS - Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - The symbols of hate were found in a boys' bathroom. It is the second time in a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Quick-thinking teacher saves choking student  News 12 New Jersey

A quick-thinking Pascack Valley High School teacher saved a student who started choking.

5 Swastikas Found At Bergen County High School  Westwood, NJ Patch

5 Swastikas Found At Bergen County High School - Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - Local police are investigating who put the symbols of hate up on campus.

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.

Plaques honoring student athletes defaced with racial, homophobic graffiti  News 12 New Jersey

Hillsdale police are investigating hateful graffiti found at Pascack Valley High School.

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, ...

Girls hoops: Highlights from Bergen County quarterfinals, Passaic County first round

Here are the players and plays that stood out during the Bergen and Passaic County girls basketball tournaments on Saturday.

O'Connell sets Rams' touchdown mark as New Canaan football tops Pascack Valley  New Canaan Advertiser

Quintin O'Connell had envisioned himself becoming a quarterback for the New Canaan Rams one day, having played that position throughout youth and ...

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.

Spartans' streak of upsets ends with loss to Pascack Valley  New Jersey Herald

HILLSDALE -- The 11th-seeded Sparta girls basketball team's improbable run through the North 1, Group 3 tournament came to an end with a 46-33 loss to ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

'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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 schools OK transgender policy after contentious meeting

HILLSDALE. -- Transgender students at the Pascack Valley Regional High School district will be able to use restrooms or locker rooms based on their gender ...

Bengal Boys Back on Track Beating Orange 37-30 & Pascack Valley 63-50

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The tough stretch of 4 straight road games wrapped up this week for Bloomfield Boys Basketball.

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.

Sparta High School Wrestling Finishes 3rd in NJSIAA District 4, Garrett Stewart 100 Wins

HILLSDALE, NJ – Sparta finished third in the NJSIAA District 4 finals held at Pascack Valley High School on Saturday. Sparta put up 135.5 points bringing them ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hillsdale Barber Gives New Career Old School Feel  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — Eydie Gorme plays softly over the speakers in Tim Kane's Hillsdale Avenue barbershop.If you didn't know the place opened just over a ...

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.

Pascack Valley Regional board approves $55.8 million preliminary budget

MONTVALE — The Pascack Valley Regional Board of Education on Monday night unanimously passed a $55.8 million preliminary budget for the 2017-18 ...

High school senior brings a bit of Broadway to Hillsdale for benefit

HILLSDALE — When Pascack Valley High School senior Ben Daniel set out to produce his own Broadway-style show for an independent study project, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

PVHS Shelters In Place As Police Chase Parolee Through Woods  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. -- Pascack Valley High School briefly went into a shelter-in-place Thursday morning while police searched the nearby woods for a parolee ...

Pascack Valley Students Stage Play On Personal Pain Of Holocaust Survivor

Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - 'Letters to Sala' recounts what one woman saw in Nazi labor camps during.

Hillsdale Quadruplets Graduate Boys And Girls State  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — Eight Pascack Valley High School senior delegates, including quadruplets from Hillsdale, graduated Boys State and Girls State with honors.

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 ...

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.

A former Hillsdale resident's documentary about women in Hollywood will screen at Sundance

"Half the Picture,"Amy Adrion's documentary about the challenges women filmmakers face in Hollywood, will be screened three times at the festival.

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 ...

Cooper: Peers marvel at Jasper's success, energy

HILLSDALE – Just this once, the long gold line was green. Pascack Valley girls basketball coach Jeff Jasper greets each player at the end of every game ...

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.

"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.

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.

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 ...

Longtime PV Coach Ralph J. Cavalucci Sr. Dies At 87  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

PARK RIDGE, N.J. -- Ralph J. Cavalucci Sr., of Park Ridge, died on Sunday, Dec. 11. He was 87. Born in Jersey City, Cavalucci grew up in Rutherford and came ...

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 ...

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.

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.

People come to Hillsdale dog show

Judy Atchison from Peace 4 Paws hopes to find a home for Gidget, a 1-year-old female Beagle Shepherd, during the dog show and adoption event Sept.

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.

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..

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Brittany Campbell, James RawdonBrittany 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 ...

Girls hoops: IHA rides big 3rd quarter to BCT win over Paramus Catholic

The Blue Eagles overcame a 10-point first-half deficit to beat Paramus Catholic and advance to the Bergen County tournament semifinals.

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 ...

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.

Ridgewood Among 100 Best High Schools In N.J. On New List

Ridgewood-Glen Rock, NJ - New 2016 list: collected test results, graduation rates, surveys and more to determine the best schools in N.J. and in the ...

Watchung Hills Among Best N.J. Public High Schools For 2017

Watchung Hills Among Best NJ Public High Schools - Warren, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School made the list of among the best New Jersey public ...

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.

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 ...

100 High Schools With Best Teachers In NJ: Central Ranks In Top 25

Long Valley, NJ - The national list ranks 5886 public high schools based on teaching statistics and about 920000 ratings from 240000 students and parents.

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 ...

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 ...

Two Sidekicks Take On All Forces  New York Times

Did Batman or Hurricane Sandy bring this couple together?

Bayonne Briefs  The Hudson Reporter

Free Thanksgiving meal at Friendship Baptist Church. Friendship Baptist Church, 41-45 West 20th St., will be serving free Thanksgiving meals on Thursday, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Wyckoff, NJ - Tony Albanese recently created a cake for the cast members of 'The Walking Dead.'

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 ...

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.

Princeton Honors Wertz At Graduation - MyVeronaNJ  My veronanj

VHS computer science teacher Rich Wertz (second from left) was honored by Princeton's Program in Teacher Preparation at Princeton's graduation on May 31.

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 ...

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