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Snyder Tiger makes us all proud | Jersey Journal Editorial

Dylan Chidick of Jersey City is at the center of a media frenzy for all the right reasons.

Snyder's Isiah Small is headed to Division 1 Texas State

Isiah Small has been back to Jersey City just a handful of times during the last two years, but his mind rarely drifts far from the neighborhood he grew up in.

HBO series based on Roth's 'Plot Against America' filmed in Jersey City with Winona Ryder and John Turturro. Next up: Newark.

First day of filming on HBO's “Plot Against America” at Beth-El synagogue in Jersey City, where by notable coincidence, my father, Bernard Simon, was a bar ...

Woman found dead in Jersey City lake was apparently strangled while out for a jog

The woman found dead in the lake in Lincoln Park in Jersey City is believed to have been jogging in the park on Sunday when she was apparently strangled, ...

9 Busted In NJ High School Fight; Principal Punched: Cops

9 Busted In NJ High School Fight, Crash - Jersey City, NJ - Nine people were arrested this week after a brawl at a NJ high school and a car crash involving ...

Knights Roll To Victory Over Jersey City's Henry Snyder High School

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Paterson's John F. Kennedy High School's Head Football Coach Ron Jackson said he knew Friday night's contest against the Henry Snyder ...

See who's in the first class of Snyder High School's Wall of Fame

A football great and trail-blazing judge and mayor head the list of nine inductees for Snyder High School's inaugural Alumni Wall of Fame.

9 arrested after fight at Jersey City high school, cops say

Police responded twice to Snyder High School in Jersey City on Wednesday, first on a report of a parent punching the school's principal and then to stop a fight ...

Cop reassigned after accidentally firing weapon inside high school

JERSEY CITY — A Jersey City cop who has been on the force for 13 years was removed from his assignment at Snyder High School last week after officials say ...

Snyder High School 2018 graduation (PHOTOS)

The ceremony was held in the Jersey City school's auditorium.

New Jersey teen who battled homelessness accepted into 17 colleges  Hawaii News Now

When the 17-year-old figures out which college he wants to attend, he says he wants to study political science.

Student hospitalized after assault at Jersey City high school

A student was hospitalized Thursday after an assault in a stairwell at Snyder High School in Jersey City, authorities said.

Snyder High School 2018 prom (PHOTOS)

Freelance photographer Aixa Garcia captured the students and their dates in portrait shots as well as having fun on the dance floor.

Jersey City high school student gunned down outside restaurant

A boy teenager was shot and killed on Dec. 26, 2018, in Jersey City near the area of Bidwell Avenue and Martin Luther King Drive.

Cop Accidentally Fires Gun in New Jersey High School  NBC New York

Officials in Jersey City say a police officer has been reassigned after accidentally firing his gun inside a school.

Parents fear sex trafficking but NJ cops say runaway in no danger  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

JERSEY CITY — The parents of a 17-year-old girl missing since Jan. 6 fear she has become part of the sex trafficking trade, but authorities don't believe the ...

New Jersey student overcomes homelessness to get 17 college acceptance letters  WKRC TV Cincinnati

JERSEY CITY, N. J. (WKRC) -Dylan Chidick is the class president at Henry Snyder High School in New Jersey. To get there, he had to overcome homelessness ...

Formerly homeless NJ teen accepted to 18th college  PIX11 New York

JERSEY CITY, NJ — A formerly New Jersey homeless teen already got acceptance letters to 17 schools and on Tuesday, he got another one. Representatives ...

Snyder High School graduation 2018

Members of Snyder High School's Class of 2018 received their diplomas during the school's commencement yesterday afternoon.

'My son's murder was senseless, not retaliation' — 3 charged in NJ teen's death  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

JESREY CITY — Three teenage boys face charges in the shooting death of a Snyder High School student who was gunned down last month moments after he ...

Fatal shooting of 16-year-old probed in Jersey City

A 16-year-old was fatally shot this afternoon in Jersey City.

Worried that daughter may be forced into sex trafficking, mom and dad make desperate plea

A Jersey City family is making a desperate plea to bring their missing daughter home, fearing that the 17-year-old may be in the hands of sex traffickers.

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019

Three boys, including one 14-year-old, have been charged in connection to the murder of a 16-year-old Snyder High School student as he was leaving a ...

Teen fatally shot in Jersey City restaurant by masked gunman  WABC-TV

A community is mourning after a teenager was shot to death in a Jersey City restaurant the day after Christmas.

Homicides in Hudson: The year 4 high school students were shot dead

Sa'fyre Maxwell has avoided passing a house on Brinkerhoff Street since Oct. 26.

Former board member rejoins Jersey City BOE despite election defeat

Gerry Lyons replaced Angel Valentin, who stepped down in July.

Missing Jersey City girl is found and reunited with parents

A Jersey City girl who was missing for two weeks and feared to be in danger, was found and has been reunited with her family.

New Jersey Teen Triumphs Over Homelessness, Gets Accepted Into 17 Colleges  CBS New York

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A New Jersey teenager is proving hard work and determination can go a long way. That proof is also seen in the amount of ...

Jersey City school board may sue over state funding cuts

The law (S-2) slashes state aid to the 29000-student school district by $175 million over time.

'I Can Do It, and I Will Do It': NJ Teen Overcomes Homelessness, Gets Accepted Into 17 Colleges  Atlanta Black Star

A New Jersey teen who faced homelessness now has the pick of the lot when it comes to where he'll pursue his education after being accepted to 17 of the.

Student from nearby school charged with H.S. shooting threat: police

An armed 17-year-old Snyder High School student has been charged with entering Lincoln High School Thursday and threatening to shoot students there, ...

HBO series based on Philip Roth's 'The Plot Against America' to film in Jersey City

Production is expected to begin in the spring along Martin Luther King Drive.

'13 Reasons Why' actor Derek Luke wants to teach inner city kids to chase their dreams

Derek Luke can't recall anyone teaching him to chase his dreams.

Snyder's Bernard Shivers shines at NJSCA Senior All-Star Game

Of the 100 players in Tuesday night's NJSCA Senior All-Star Game, Snyder's Bernard Shivers might have been the most unlikely participant. By the end of the ...

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Several people were arrested Wednesday after separate fights at Snyder High School, including one where a mom punched the principal, officials say.

Stranger Offers To Pay For Homeless Teens College Room And Board

Stranger Offers To Pay For Teen's Room And Board - Secaucus, NJ - This week, Dylan Chidick was also accepted into his eighteenth school, his dream and final ...

Snyder High seniors sport orange, white and black for graduation (PHOTOS)

The school's valedictorian and salutatorian -- Ebiani Alfonso and Luc Paul Adams, respectively -- gave special addresses to the audience.

Time for a change in Hudson; Abdalla endorsed; Vote for Ioffe | Election Chatter

Time for a change in Hudson County. How dare Bob Menendez question the integrity of our Highest Court because Brett Kavanaugh was appointed? Menendez ...

Snyder High School prom 2017 (PHOTOS)

The Jersey City high school saw its students don their finest formal wear and dance the night away.

Jersey City Rec's JV Christmas tourney a 'blessing' for teams and organizer

Andrew Kemp hosted his fourth annual high school junior varsity Christmas basketball tournament at Ferris High School on Saturday.

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Hoboken may be putting the brakes on its newly increased parking meter rates following backlash. A Snyder High School teen who was once homeless has ...

Man shot dead in Jersey City was awaiting kidney transplant, mother says

JERSEY CITY -- The 33-year-old man who was gunned down Sunday morning in Jersey City had been on dialysis for seven years and was awaiting a kidney ...

NJCU to honor legacy of former Jersey City mayor

NJCU is holding an opening reception for an exhibit that shares his legacy.

A 4.0 GPA and med school dreams: Meet Hudson County's Youth of the Year

JERSEY CITY – Maria Pineda moved from El Salvador to the United States when she was 5 years old, didn't know any English, and adapting to a new a culture ...

Hundreds come out to block party at Audubon Park hosted by actor Derek Luke (PHOTOS)

The outdoor celebration started at noon and continued throughout the day.

VIDEO: Students join picket line in Jersey City teacher strike

JERSEY CITY -- Students at Snyder High School say they would rather protest with their teachers outside than sit in an auditorium with nothing to do all morning.

Jersey City teachers union reaches contract agreement  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

JERSEY CITY — Teachers are off picket lines and back in the classrooms after talks all day on Sunday ended a strike. "Glad this came to a resolution and thank ...

LISTEN: 'You are the American dream, my friend,' Gov. Murphy tells once-homeless teen accepted to 18 colleges

Dylan Chidick has gotten a lot of attention, and now a call from Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday.

129 graduate from Snyder High School in 2016 (PHOTOS)

JERSEY CITY -- Nearly 130 students happily received their diplomas during Snyder High School's graduation ceremony at the Margaret Williams Theatre at ...

Nonprofit gets Jersey City kids into the wilderness — and out of their comfort zone

The organization gives city kids an introduction to nature, and with it, a new perspective on what is possible in life.

Snyder High School prom 2016 (PHOTOS)

Snyder High School's students danced the night away Thursday, as the Jersey City public school gathered at The Grove in Cedar Grove to celebrate in style.

PHOTOS: Snyder High School's 2015 graduation

Over 100 students graduated from Snyder High School on Friday afternoon.

Jersey City teachers ratify contract with raise

JERSEY CITY -- Teachers with the Jersey City Public Schools have approved a contract that comes with a pay raise and stipend for those who pay into their ...

Snyder High School's 2015 senior prom (PHOTOS)

Prom season may be winding down, but the young men and women of Snyder High School in Jersey City brought plenty of style and energy to the Bethwood in ...

Growing up in high crime: How N.J. kids cope with homicides

Adults try to help students cope with violence, but it's an ongoing struggle.

Community mourns loss of Bayonne Clinical Social Worker and Artist

Ann Tedeschi, a lifelong resident of Bayonne, NJ was a dedicated wife, mother, clinical social worker and artist. She passed away on January 23, 2019 after a ...

'13 Reasons Why' actor returns to Jersey City home for series of free events

Derek Luke, star of the Netflix show "13 Reasons Why" is returning home to launch his new foundation and to lead a series of free events.

The 23 Hudson County H.S. football legends chosen in NFL Draft

When Minkah Fitzpatrick hears his name called during the 2018 NFL Draft, he will join a select group of former Hudson County football stars to be drafted by an ...

Take a deep dive into school data, then act | Jersey Journal editorial

It's unacceptable for some schools to chronically score low, even if it is just “a piece of the puzzle.''

Snyder High School teacher facing sex charges is suspended  The Star-Ledger

The Jersey City high school teacher who was charged with having sex with a 16-year-old student has been suspended, district officials said yesterday.

JERSEY CITY BRIEFS  The Hudson Reporter

New restriction will ease stress on Portal Bridge. U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), ranking member of the Senate's transit subcommittee, announced that the ...

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018

An autopsy revealed that the toddler whose body was dumped on Jersey City train tracks died from cocaine intoxication and unspecified violence. Her death has ...

Robert G Bonstein | Obituaries

On Saturday, November 17th, Robert G Bonstein, age 88, was called to his eternal rest. He passed away peacefully at his Marietta, Georgia home, surrounded ...

Teachers in 'Space': 7 STEM educators from NJ among those taking part in Honeywell program

With an eye on rocketing STEM education to the next level, Honeywell sent more than 220 teachers from around the world — including seven from New Jersey ...

Meet the Jersey City 2017-18 teachers of the year (PHOTOS)

A veteran teacher who opens students' eyes to the global impact of science was named the Jersey City School District's Teacher of the Year at the annual ...

6 Jersey City art students plead for return of audio teacher and musical instruments  Hudson County View

6 students from Snyder high school pleaded before the BOE for the return of their audio production mentor, Mr. Richard Diaz, and musical instruments.

Football: Snyder hires Raymond Marshall as new head coach, looking to change culture

Follow @JJournalSports. Taking over as head coach of an 0-10 football team is a daunting task. It goes beyond just the X's and O's to make a winless team a ...

Snyder High School football preview 2017


Snyder High's Margaret Freeman named Hudson Teacher of the Year  The Jersey Journal -

Margaret "Meg" Freeman, the Jersey City public schools teacher of the year, has been named Hudson County Teacher of the Year for 2013-14.

Jersey City schools strive to feel like home (PHOTOS)

JERSEY CITY -- Innovation High School teacher Maria Awad watched as her 15-year-old student readied himself for a big leap. Awad had asked a volunteer to ...

Congrats to the Hudson County classes of 2018 (PHOTOS)

When the last diploma is handed out at Union City High School Friday night, it will mark the end of the 2017-18 school year in Hudson County.

2018 Power List: The top 20 most influential non-elected officials in Hudson County  Hudson County View

After another crazy, chaotic year in Hudson County politics, it's worth taking a look back and evaluating who had the most sway from behind the curtain.

Former Friar turns author to show how Coach Hurley saved lives through basketball

"When we got to St. Anthony's, it was like a safe zone."

Tennis club owner has come a long way since days of playing on Jersey City's chain-link net courts

Prominent N.J. businessman recalls how Jersey City had a positive impact on him.

Sandy Jones, Irvington councilwoman, dies at 76  New Jersey Globe

Sandra R. Jones, an Irvington councilwoman for nearly seventeen years, passed away on March 21. She was 76. Jones began her political career in 1969 as a ...

Jersey City teacher charged with sexually assaulting student, 16, in classroom  Hunterdon County Democrat

A Jersey City school high school teacher has been charged with sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at Snyder High School during school hours on multiple ...

New chair at JCMC; Students to go to military academies | Journal Entries

New board chair at Jersey City Medical. Seena Stein, a commercial real estate executive, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Trustees of Jersey City ...

Bathroom fire at Snyder High School in Jersey City  The Jersey Journal -

Jersey Journal file photoSnyder High School A fire has broken out at Snyder High School in Jersey City this morning at about 10:30, a Jersey City district official ...

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.

PHOTOS: Snyder educator named Jersey City Teacher of Year; 39 others honored  The Jersey Journal -

Snyder High School teacher Margaret Freeman was named the Jersey City Teacher of the Year at a ceremony Wednesday to honor the top educators in the ...

TASTY TIDBITS  The Hudson Reporter

Ever since his playing days were done, Fernando Fuentes always longed for the chance to be a head coach. The Weehawken native and former Weehawken ...

8 top student artists feted with show at historic N.J. theater

Jessica Ward, a teacher in the Jersey City Arts program, is filled with pride for her students at the end of every year. They start the year creating tiny portraits, she ...

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 ...

Jersey City's new Innovation High School opens doors today  The Jersey Journal -

A new high school opened its doors to Jersey City students for the first time Thursday morning.

Football: Snyder's Nolan Burns signs with Division I team, and other recruiting news

Nolan Burns played peewee football, only to stop when he arrived at Snyder High School. Not only did Burns eventually return to the game, it has taken him ...

Two men sentenced to 10 years for Jersey City homicide

Two men who are already serving prison terms were each sentenced to 10 years in prison today for killing a 20-year-old Jersey City man who was gunned down ...

Irvington Councilwoman Jones has Died  InsiderNJ

Irvington Councilwoman Sandra “Sandy” Jones has died, InsiderNJ has learned. Councilwoman Jones assumed the oath of office for the unexpired term of her ...

18 months in prison for former chief of Jersey City Head Start

The former executive director of Jersey City Head Start, who used the program as his personal piggy bank from the moment he took the job, was sentenced ...

As famed St. Anthony High School in Jersey City closes, an era ends, and with it a chapter of the Hurley family

JERSEY CITY – It is early May, and the boys are back. Bob's boys. Some never left. Bob Hurley rises from his seat for the first time in nearly two hours.

Former Snyder High School football, basketball players comes out for 50-year reunion cookout (PHOTOS)

Fifty years of Snyder High School alumni came out to Cortney Fricchione Park Saturday to relive old friendships and memories during a reunion cookout.

How Hudson County public high schools scored on the SATs

The state Department of Education released school by school data on SAT scores in it NJ School Performance Report for the 2016-17 school year. In Hudson ...

Jersey City boy, 16, charged as adult in murder of Dickinson student

The 16-year-old Jersey City boy accused in the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old earlier this year will be tried for murder as an adult, authorities said yesterday.

Snyder High School teacher in Jersey City overcome by fumes from roofing work, school evacuated  The Jersey Journal -

Snyder High School Jersey Journal file photoStudents were evacuated from Snyder High School in Jersey City today after a teacher was overcome with fumes ...

Jersey City track coach encourages men to get PSA screenings following prostate cancer diagnosis  The Star-Ledger -

eben-myers-jersey-city-track.JPG Andrew Miller/For The Star-Ledger Snyder High School track coach Eben Myers looks over results during the 75th Annual ...

Trial starts for teen accused of murder at age 16

Jury selection began today for the trial of a Jersey City man who was 16-years-old when charged as a juvenile with murdering a 17-year-old Dickinson High ...

MURPHY outpaces predecessors with vetoes — CONFUSION holds up $2.1M for undocumented immigrants — NJ POLICE CHIEFS warn of dangerous 'blue wall' for whistleblowers  Politico

By Matt Friedman (; @mattfriedmannj). Good Tuesday morning! Story Continued Below. I missed you all. Well, not really. It was nice to ...

The Jersey City Arts program is moving from NJCU to Snyder High School  The Jersey Journal -

The Jersey City Arts High School program will be moving from New Jersey City University to Snyder High School - another moved forced by cuts in state aid, ...

Teachers to vote on contract with 6 percent raise

Jersey City teachers will receive a 6 percent raise over the next two years if they ratify a contract that has already been agreed upon by the union and school ...

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.

Jersey City schools chief spars with activists over district funding, her salary  Hudson County View

Jersey City education activist Monique Andrews challenged Jersey City Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marcia Lyles on the equitable allocation for Innovation ...

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