On June 19th, people gathered at the Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains to celebrate “Juneteenth”. Also known as Freedom Day, this holiday marks the anniversary of when slavery was permanently abolished in Texas. Juneteenth is celebrated by many African Americans in replacement of July 4th, as slaves were not officially freed throughout the…
The Global Rundown
The Conference of Parties - 2015 Paris Climate Conference - is meeting for the first time since UN talks began over climate change to negotiate new, legally binding ways to curb global warming.
Justice Scalia, 79, died in his home in West Texas this past Saturday, sparking debate over who should be responsible for nominating the next justice.
Attacks on eight locations in Paris lead to over 129 deaths and over 100 left injured.
photo by Robert Fallo Senior David Walker, the 2016-17 SPFHS Male Senior Athlete of the Year, has been named to the 2017 US Lacrosse High School All-American and All-Academic Team. This is the second year in a row that Walker has been named to the team. It is the first time in New Jersey history that…