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Thanksgiving food then vs. now

Thanksgiving food then vs. now

November 20, 2014

Every fourth Thursday of November, Thanksgiving is celebrated. The usual thing to do to celebrate this holiday is to indulge ourselves in food, but the...

Fake news flies fast

Fake news flies fast

November 12, 2014

People spend hours upon hours on the internet browsing news sites, Facebook, YouTube or any other websites.  The internet is full of both real and fake...

Urban Legends : folklore or fact

Urban Legends : folklore or fact

November 12, 2014

Urban legends ultimately are folklore with a hint of truth and plausibility to them. It is these elements that help them spread like wildfire throughout...

Halloween carnival at Colonia Middle kicks-off year with Colonia High students from the dead

Halloween carnival at Colonia Middle kicks-off year with Colonia High students from the dead

October 25, 2014

The Colonia Middle School hosted its yearly festival on October 8, 2014. The members of the PTO worked to make a night full of games and scares for the midd...

Spirit runs through Colonia

Spirit runs through Colonia

October 25, 2014

The first week in October is the most anticipates week of school each year. Spirit Week is the one time of year that shows people just how ‘spirited’...

Buffalo Wild Wings opens with free wings

Buffalo Wild Wings opens with free wings

By: Julian Palermo, Fall Reporter

October 15, 2014

Filed under News

On September 7th Buffalo Wild Wings opened in Woodbridge on Route 1. A year’s supply of free wings was given to the first 100 people standing in line ou...

Senior Quotes are Back! Your Guide to Making One:

Senior Quotes are Back! Your Guide to Making One:

October 15, 2014

ATTENTION SENIORS: Senior quotes are back in the yearbook! How to decide and submit yours: A popular feature in high school yearbooks across the USA...

Colonia High Senior “Putts” his way to Florida

Colonia High Senior “Putts” his way to Florida

By: Bridget Trela, Fall Reporter

October 1, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

Colonia High School senior Brendan Demitus was selected from 50 members of the First Tee Organization to go to Disney World for a Leadership and Entrepr...

Claremont School #20 gets new playground

Claremont School #20 gets new playground

October 1, 2014

Work started on September 8th and by September 19th Claremont Ave School #20’s  new playground was complete. The blue and yellow playground features...

Summer reading assignments due by September 15th

By: The Declaration Staff, Staff

September 1, 2014

Filed under News

Homeroom Teachers and English Teachers will be asking for summer reading assignments on the first day of school through September 15th. Even if a student doesn't have English until the spring semester, the assignment will be late if it is not submitted to your Homeroom Teacher or the English Office (located on the second floor near the library) by the due date. Please note...

Congrats to Colonia for getting 4 badges

May 28, 2014

This was Colonia High’s first year using School Newspapers Online (SNO) to host the school's newpaper.  The switch from a publisher document to...

2014 Fusion Night surpasses expectations

2014 Fusion Night surpasses expectations

May 28, 2014

Colonia High School’s annual “Fusion” took place May 8th, 2014 from 6-9 in the school’s gym. “Fusion” is a multi-cultural club within the school...

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