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E. Rutherford earns noteworthy grade in NJ ‘Best Places to Live’

E. Rutherford earns noteworthy grade in NJ ‘Best Places to Live’

June 3, 2019


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The town of East Rutherford earned a strong score on Niche’s annual report card, which was released on May 31. The report card grades the “Best Places to Live in NJ” on an A+ to a D- scale. East Rutherford, along with surrounding Bergen County communities such as Hasbrouck Heights, Paramus, Maywood...

Becton’s first ‘Military Signing Day’ honors Willis, Cardona, Chattaway & Alexander

Becton’s first ‘Military Signing Day’ honors Willis, Cardona, Chattaway & Alexander

Noelia Moore, Editor

May 9, 2019


Filed under Class of 2019, Community

“We wanted to do something special for our students enlisting in the military,” announced Dr. Sforza, Becton Regional High School’s acting superintendent/principal, at the school’s first Military Signing Day hosted on May 1, also widely recognized as College Commitment Day and the start of Military A...

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

April 27, 2019


Filed under Community, Showcase

Carlstadt juniors Anthony Lenoy, Alessandro Buffalino-Benameur, and Dylan Caughey and East Rutherford juniors Mario Barsoum and Dylan Valenzuela have been selected to attend the 74th Annual American Legion Jersey Boys State (ALJBS). This year’s program will be held at Rider University from June 16 t...

Wellness Club launches first meeting with a focus on acupuncture

Wellness Club launches first meeting with a focus on acupuncture

Noelia Moore, Editor

March 27, 2019


Filed under Becton 2018-2019 Highlights, Community, Showcase

"It is an opportunity to cultivate their own wellness and find ways to proactively manage their own stress,” said Mrs. Gatto, advisor to Becton Regional High School's newly established Wellness Club. “I think this will be especially beneficial to students who cannot visit the high school's Wellnes...

Local crossing guards express views on often overlooked profession

Local crossing guards express views on often overlooked profession

Blaze Grabowski, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019


Filed under Community, Features

“It was a high school student, and I never knew his name. He would never smile or respond, and he would always look down. I would greet him whenever I saw him,” stated Ms. Tammy Gil, a crossing guard for the Borough of East Rutherford. She then went on to add, “Many years later, I ran into him...

East Rutherford field re-dedicated to Captain Charles H. Riggin

East Rutherford field re-dedicated to Captain Charles H. Riggin

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Community, In Case You Missed It, Showcase

A re-dedication ceremony in honor of Captain Charles H. Riggin took place at East Rutherford’s Riggin Field this past Sunday, October 14. Riggin was an Army Captain during WWI when he was killed during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive in France on October 14, 1918. At the time, he was only 28 years old. Captain...

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Noelia Moore, Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Community, In Case You Missed It

With preparations for New Jersey’s 2019 Girls’ Career Institute underway, Becton seniors Jaylen Nuila, Amanda Roa and Lynda DeCarlo took the time to share their knowledge of the program with the female juniors last week. The Girls’ Career Institute (GCI) is directed by the New Jersey State Federation...

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

March 2, 2018


Filed under Becton 2017-2018 Highlights, Community, District Goals

The Becton School District is proud to announce that the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) is categorizing Becton Regional High School as a model high school based on the educational institution’s recent academic success and implementation of career-focused programs. Regarding the 2016-2017...

Becton community mourns the loss of Mr. Joseph Morris

Becton community mourns the loss of Mr. Joseph Morris

January 11, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Former Becton Vice Principal, Principal and Board of Education Member Mr. Joseph George Morris has recently passed away at the age of 90. At Becton, Mr. Morris was known as “Uncle Joe” to many of his students as well as to several of his family members. Mr. Morris served the Becton community since...

Chick-fil-A leadership group delivers gifts to hospitalized children

Chick-fil-A leadership group delivers gifts to hospitalized children

Jaylen Nuila, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Becton’s Chick-fil-A leadership group, under the leadership of Ms. Klamerus, visited the pediatric cancer wing at Hackensack Hospital on December 20 to distribute holiday gifts to children. “I was excited to put smiles on their faces and make their day,” said Junior Jeffrey Marques. Senior Anthony...

Becton students help make annual Senior Senior Prom a memorable event

Becton students help make annual Senior Senior Prom a memorable event

Sarah Bourouf, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Becton 2017-2018 Highlights, Community, Showcase

The Becton seniors and East Rutherford senior citizens attended the annual Senior Senior Prom on Thursday, October 26 at the Homewood Suites. The current student resource officer, Mr. David Alberta, along with East Rutherford’s ex-police chief, Mr. Larry Minda, and SAC Counselor Ms. Klamerus were in...

Becton Performing Arts Center dedicated to former teacher Mr. James Williams

Becton Performing Arts Center dedicated to former teacher Mr. James Williams

October 24, 2017


Filed under Becton 2017-2018 Highlights, Community, Showcase

The Henry P. Becton Performing Arts Center has recently been renamed the James Williams Performing Arts Center in honor of a former teacher, coach and play director who has served the Carlstadt and East Rutherford community for over 40 years. Mr. Williams began his career as a science educator for...

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