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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

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 ...

Hillsdale investigating school swastikas 'to the fullest extent'

The Hillsdale Police Department is investigating who drew swastikas on walls at 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.

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.

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 ...

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

Students face off in 'Shark Tank' style competition sponsored by Stillman School and its Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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

New Canaan senior co-captain Quintin O'Connell outraces an opponent to the end zone during the Rams;' win at Pascack Valley High School on Thursday.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Five swastikas were found on the grounds of Pascack Vallley High School this, school district officials announced.

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 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.

Swastikas, white supremacy enter halls of Pascack Valley High School, group says

HILLSDALE--Swastikas are scrawled on the walls, and racial slurs are used freely at Pasack Valley Regional High School, according to a letter written by ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

The top 50 high schools in N.J., 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.

Hillsdale School Bids Goodbye To Inspirational Custodian  Pascack Valley Daily Voice

HILLSDALE, N.J. — After 28 years, Lance Perlman of New Milford retired as custodian extraordinaire from Pascack Valley High School in Hillsdale.He was more ...

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.

Appeals court: Woodcliff Lake can pursue vote on Pascack Valley withdrawal

NEWARK — A state appellate court panel ruled this week that Woodcliff Lake can ask voters if the borough should withdraw from the Pascack Valley Regional ...

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

Disturbing signs of hate were recently discovered at a Bergen County high school. Students are demanding administrators step up and put an end to it.

Boys lacrosse preview: Around the leagues for 2018

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

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, ...

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.

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 ...

Pascack Valley Hockey Captain Honored At Devils Game

Westwood-Hillsdale, NJ - A total of 234 players from 93 schools were brought onto the ice before the Devils game versus Arizona Coyotes.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Pascack Valley Students Stage Play On Personal Pain Of Holocaust Survivor

A production centering around the personal pain and triumph to come out of the Holocaust will be staged at Pascack Valley High School this month. "Letters to ...

Shanon Pasternak |

Shanon Pasternak of Clifton, NJ passed away on January 21, 2018. Shanon was born on November 26, 1997 in the New York Catskills, where he lived until he ...

Top 221 NJ Schools That Send Students To Elite Universities  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 221 NJ Schools That Send Students To Elite - Point Pleasant, NJ - A new website ranks high schools based on how many students they send to Harvard, ...

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 ...

"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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Argine Safari has overseen an award-winning choir program at Pascack Valley High School.

Covering Walk-outs and Protests  Student Press Law Center

As students take the lead in the conversation about gun control in the aftermath of the Parkland, Fla. school shooting, it's important that student journalists also ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

If women are 'Half the Picture,' why aren't female directors getting more work?

Director Amy Adrion, a New Jersey native, interviewed female directors including Ava DuVernay to examine the problem of representation in Hollywood.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Brittany Campbell, James Rawdon  The New York Times

The bride and groom went to the same high school, but didn't begin dating until each left for different colleges.

RPI Engineers - Four Sign Celebratory Letters  RPI Athletics

LGR! Golf Tournament (June 19) TROY, N.Y. - The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's basketball team, led by head coach Mark Gilbride , will welcome ...

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse In New 2018 Report  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Point Pleasant, NJ - Each year, the list of NJ communities — large, small, urban and suburban — with the most ...

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.

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.

Meet the N.J. 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 ...

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 ...

Superintendent to meet with Anti-Defamation League after racist incidents, report says

Pascack Valley High School Superintendent Erik Gunderson plans to meet with representatives of the Anti-Defamation League on Thursday.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Two Sidekicks Take On All Forces  New York Times

Did Batman or Hurricane Sandy bring this couple together?

Bruce Springsteen concert helps Pearsons mourn lost father on NBC's 'This Is Us'  Asbury Park Press

Dad was a big Bruce Springsteen fan, he would have approved.

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 ...

Hillsdale Football Association investing $40,000 to upgrade player equipment over the next two years to improve player safety.  PR Web

Over the next two years, Hillsdale Football Association (HFA) will commit a total of $40,000 towards new football helmets, shoulder pads and player monitoring ...

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 ...

Menendez honors six 'trailblazers' during annual women's history month event

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) , for the seventh year, distributed Evangelina Menendez Trailblazer Awards in honor of his late mother who came to the United ...

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.

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 ...

Snow totals: How much did your town get?

Here are the latest totals from around the region reported by the National Weather *Service*. Go to for more locations. Expect frigid ...

Old classmates to gather for school reunions in New Jersey

Scores of New Jersey high schools and colleges are planning class reunions this year. These are among them: Arts High School of Newark Class of 1970, 40th ...

New Data Shows 30 New Jersey Towns With Most Heroin Abuse

30 New Jersey Towns With Most Heroin Abuse - Brick, NJ - These towns — large and small, urban and suburban — have the most reported heroin abuse cases ...

REPORT: Christie A Candidate To Succeed Sessions As Nation's Top Cop  Northern Valley Daily Voice

Chris Christie is being considered to replace Jeff Sessions as United States attorney general, according to published reports.Christie, the 56-year-old former ...

NJ Ukrainian community stays connected with family and friends overseas via social media  Hunterdon County Democrat

New Jersey has the fourth largest Ukrainian-American population in the U.S. and community members are staying connected with Kiev via social media.

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.

30 Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse; Middletown Is 16th

Middletown, NJ - These are the communities - both large and small, urban and suburban - with the most reported heroin and opiate abuse cases in New Jersey.

Finding NJs Most Popular Bars on New Years Eve 2015

Toms River, NJ - Everything you need to know, complete with maps and links, about the most popular bars in N.J..

20 Towns With The Most Heroin And Opiate Abuse; Toms River Is Eighth

Toms River, NJ - These are the communities - both large and small, urban and suburban - with the most reported heroin and opiate abuse cases in New Jersey.

The Cheapest Beach Badges in New Jersey

It's a debate that has been raging in New Jersey for more than half a century: should the cost of running beaches be paid for by local residents through their ...

North Jersey diners stay open through the snowstorm

Snow can't stop North Jersey diner regulars and storm crews from getting to their Taylor ham, egg and cheese sandwiches.

North Jersey

Isaiah Buonafina uses a mask to his advantage against wind and snow while helping shovel on Highland Avenue in Clifton on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

Snowstorm updates from Passaic County

Here's a running account of what's happening in Passaic County as the region copes with the mid-March snowfall: 5 things to know about the storm · Snowstorm ...

Kallet: Amid Another Lost Mets Season, A Look Back To Happier Times — Opening Day 2006  CBS Local

In light of Monday's brutal loss, I couldn't help but think back to the good old days -- when the organization had a plethora of talent and the sky seemed to be the ...

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