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The Declaration

  • Arts High School is coming today at 10:00 am - Friday, October 20th

  • The Spanish Honor Society Induction ceremony is Thursday October 26th

  • Colonia takes on J.P. Stevens in their last home game this Friday at 7pm

  • This Friday is Senor Night for Football players and Cheerleaders

Patrick Coveny
Patrick Coveny is a 17 year old senior at Colonia High School where he is a second-year journalism student and a fall editor at The Declaration. He is studious and dedicated to his education -his favorite classes being history and english.  In his free time, Coveny enjoys reading, taking pictures, listening to indie music, and spending time with friends. He is very excited to be graduating this year and hopes working on The Declaration will prepare him for college.

Patrick Coveny, Editor

Oct 20, 2017
Ismail Ibn Sharif, ruler of the Moroccan-Alaouite dynasty had 867 children (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
The mayor of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky is a three-year-old pitbull named Brynneth Pawltrow (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
AP Style Guide: Dates Video (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Hershey Kisses are called kisses because the machine that makes them looks as if it is kissing the conveyor belt in which they are placed (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
The average human inhales 20,000 times during the course of one day (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Edgar Allan Poe, at 27, married his wife, Virginia Eliza Clem, who was 13 (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Italian wedding soup is called such, not because it is served a weddings, but because it is a “marriage” of vegetables and meats. (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Sharks do not blink (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
The ZIP in ZIP codes stands for Zone Improvement Plan (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Grover Cleveland appears on the rare $1,000 bill (Story)
Oct 08, 2017
Colonia, New Jersey: How the town acquired its unusual name (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
The nation of Russia has a larger surface area than the dwarf planet Pluto (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
At any given time, 60,000 people are flying above the United States in airplanes (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
The inventor of the Frisbee was cremated and made into a Frisbee after he died (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Heart attacks are most likely to happen on Mondays (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Mickey Mouse’s original name was Mortimer Mouse (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Mount Everest grows about 4 millimeters every year (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
One type of venomous snake is indigenous to each United State except Alaska and Hawaii (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Soap was invented in 2200 BCE (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
It would take 10,000 balloons to life a person out of the air (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Texas is the only state that was once its own nation (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
The city of Istanbul, Turkey is located in both Europe and Asia (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
The first vending machine was invented by Percival Everitt in London in 1883 (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Cows can produce over 200,000 glasses of milk in their life time (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
In Ancient Greece, Olympic athletes won olive wreaths instead of medals. (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
The oldest person to ever live was 122 years and 164 days (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain! (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
When hippos are upset, their sweat turns red (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Banging your head against a wall burns 150 calories per hour (Story)
Jun 04, 2017
CHS student Julia Cleary dances through life (Story)
May 31, 2017
Case for extending high-school start times (Story)
May 29, 2017
Review: Story of a Sociopath by Julia Navaro gives a fright (Story)
May 09, 2017
Boys’ Tennis Seeks Win Against JFK (Story)
May 02, 2017
Several Colonia seniors prepare for Ivy League universities (Story)
Apr 08, 2017
Betty Crocker Milk Chocolate Baking Brownies make for a great treat (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
International Women’s Day 2017 inspires girls nationwide (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Free Press in Russia (Story)
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