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Changes to Education for New Jersey

Tiffany Terlizzi

March 12, 2014


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Chris Christie announces he wants schools in New Jersey to have a longer school day and to expand the school year as well.     There is a lot of controversy about education. Nowadays students seem to have more and more pressure to learn more before college. Stress is probably at an...

Crisis in Ukraine

Isabel Gomez

March 10, 2014


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The tension in Ukraine is mounting. After Putin sent Russian troops into Ukraine in the area of Crimea, under the pretext that he wants to protect the people of Russian descent in the Crimea area. Riots broke out in Ukraine in November after the people overthrew the government because of the corrupt...

Justin Bieber Gets Arrested

Rebecca Weippert

February 11, 2014


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At about 4 a.m. on Thursday, January 23rd in Miami, Florida, Justin Bieber was arrested for DUI with an expired license and drag racing. According to NBC 6 South Florida, Bieber was driving a rented yellow Lamborghini with friend Khalil, both failing a sobriety test. E! News was told that advisers h...

SADD Winter Blood Drive

Austin DiLullo, Contributor

January 31, 2014


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The SADD, the Students Against Destructive Decisions, group has hosted the Annual Winter Clothing Drive.  The purpose of this drive is to collect used articles  of clothing and donate them to the poor and needy. With its usually large donation pile, the Winter Drive is supported by WMC and the comm...

Introducing New Staff

Nicholas Cise

January 22, 2014


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After the recent retirement of former Assistant Principle Robert Perkins, the West Morris Central Community now welcomes Mr. Edward Braun, a respected educator who is now filling the position as our new Assistant Principle. Due to his Father’s professional obligations in the United States Military,...

The Future is Here

Isabel Gomez, Contributer

January 6, 2014


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The shopping site to get almost anything you want, amazon.com, has launched a new way for people to get their goods delivered to their doors. For months the company has been hinting that they were working on something new. They kept saying, “whatever you think it is, it isn’t”. This past Sund...

Welcoming New Assistance

Nicholas Cise, News Editor

January 1, 2014


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After composing a respectful and obliged farewell to the former security monitor, Chief, the West Morris Central community proudly welcomes our new security official, Mr. Timothy Snarth. Originally from the Sussex county area, Mr. Snarth lived in Hudson, Union City for about eleven years of his life. Mr...

Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thanksgiving Day Parade

Austin DiLullo

December 2, 2013


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Today marks everyone’s favorite holiday: Thanksgiving. For some people, this means a large dinner with lots of food: turkey, stuffing, mash potatoes, etc. For others, the excitement comes hand-in-hand with the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade that is held every year in New York City,one of the largest...

Black Friday

Kristen Mohr

December 2, 2013


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This past Friday marked one of the most anticipated days of the year- Black Friday. Black Friday is the day where people can get their holiday shopping done at bargain prices. However, this kind of shopping does not come easy. Long lines and crowded stores make the shopping increasingly difficult ev...

Milk Truck Topple?

Victoria Valentino

December 2, 2013


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As if this weekend in Long Valley wasn't busy enough, Schooley’s Mountain was closed nearly all day due to a milk truck accident. The milk truck allegedly flipped on the roads taking out two utility poles, as well as shutting the road down for hours. The driver, Jacob Lazu, as well as the passenger,...

Gettysburg Address Anniversary

Austin DiLullo, Contributor

November 23, 2013


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  Today, on November 19th, Gettysburg Address of which he had made at the town of Gettysburg, only days after the famous Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War. The Battle, made between the forces of General Lee of the Confederates, and General Meade of the Union, thought at a...

New Technology Update for WMC

Austin DiLullo, Contributor

November 21, 2013


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  A new technology update has been brought to the network system of the West Morris High School. This event is the change of the School Network. Currently, the old system of Novell has been changed to the network system of Microsoft 7. The network of Microsoft 7 now includes an easier...

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