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Out of the Darkness Community Walk

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According to the Mental Health America Organization, depression affects over 19 million Americans every year. Such statistics prove that depression is an unfortunate condition that requires immense support and compassion from our community. On October 25, 2015, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosted a walk at Battery Park City, NY to fundraise for their […]

Are You a Friend of Cunningham Park?

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        Students in every grade are eagerly seeking events and associations that offer community service opportunities.  Teens at Service, one of the many clubs that offer volunteer work in Edison, was part of the park cleanup at Cunningham Park.  Mrs. Baker, along with a handful of Teens at Service members met up […]

RISE of the Jack O’Lanterns

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        In the spirit of Halloween, RISE of the Jack O’Lanterns has come to New York!  Old Westbury Gardens, located at 71 Old Westbury Road is the spot where 5,000 hand carved illuminated Jack O’Lanterns will be on display.  This family friendly Fall event is approximately an hour long trail that displays […]

Tech Week 2015

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Tech Week 2015 is bringing the latest and greatest technological innovations to the Big Apple from October 12-18, 2015.  At the Metropolitan Pavilion, you can meet with thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, and innovators to celebrate how far technology has come and get a preview of what the future holds for us. When asked why he […]

Syria, A 21st Century Tragedy

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While the majority of today’s youth discuss and poke fun at the headlines created by Donald Trump’s decision to run for president, millions of innocent people on the other side of the world are fleeing away from their own homes to save their last bit of hope for the future. Perhaps, if the media gave more coverage on […]

Timeout Before The Game?

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With a new school year, we the students get new programs, new teachers and new classes! However, this year Thomas A. Edison CTE High School has had more changes made other than the bell schedule; the school has also mandated that the teacher’s participate in meetings on Mondays through Thursdays immediately after their teaching schedule is over, but […]

Ms. Brown SPARK the school

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WELCOME BACK! It’s a new school year, meaning new staff, new problems, new work, and a new opportunity. This year we got a new Counselor for SPARK. For those who are not aware, SPARK is a program that affords students the opportunity to meet with a specially trained Youth Development Counselor to discuss any issue […]

Teacher of the Year Makes a Change

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On February 5th Former Edison student and current Collision Repair and Refinishing teacher, Barry Roopnarine, won the Teacher of the Year award. Of course, we are all proud that a teacher from our own school has won such a big award. Not only does he educate his students with knowledge of collision repair and refinishing, […]