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LHS Grads’ Dream Comes True

MANHATTAN, NY - Marc Jarman, 45, (LHS Class of ’87), had a once in a lifetime experience on March 9— he met his favorite athlete Roger Federer, played tennis with World #11 Grigor Di...

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Police Blotter

Livingston Police Department Conducts Two Investigations Involving Motor Vehicles

March 27, 2015

LIVINGSTON, NJ — According to the Livingston Police Department, two instances involving vehicles were reported during the week of March 21 through March 27. A Livingston resident&rsquo...

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Municipal Court News

East Orange Woman Charged with Credit Card Theft with Intent to Use

March 18, 2015

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Municipal Court has charged East Orange Resident Myeisha Sturdivant, a Party City employee, with credit card fraud. The charge, originally amended to theft,...

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Admit U to College

Special Announcement: Admit U Consulting Now Offering Tutoring Services

Melanie and the Admit U Consulting team are excited to announce our latest business venture—our services are expanding to provide students with comprehensive college planning all under one...

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On the Aisle

'Cinderella' Brings Classic Disney Magic Back to the Screen

One of the biggest challenges that Disney's new iteration of Cinderella faced was convincing the audience that it deserved to be made in the first place.  This marks the studio's fo...

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Livingston Community Corner

30 Awards Won for LPS at Northern NJ Regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Competition

LIVINGSTON, NJ – LPS has announced that Livingston High School students have won 30 Writing awards in the Northern NJ Regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition. The LHS writer...

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Y Works

YMCA Announces New, State-of-the-art Resistance Center to Open

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The West Essex YMCA in Livingston is holding a Grand Re-Opening of the Resistance Center on April 12 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. According to the Y, the Resistance Center...

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Sobel Solutions

Public Invited to Dress for Success' "Transforming Lives Gala" Honoring Sobel & Cos.' Mike LaForge

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Sobel & Co., a Livingston-based regional certified public accounting and consulting firm, has announced that on April 23, partner, Mike LaForge, will be the first man ...

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Golda Och Academy Corner

Seventh-Grade Students Apply Judaic Lessons to Golda Och Academy's Annual Tzedakah Fair

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy’s seventh-graders participated in the annual Tzedakah Fair on March 17, showcasing their multimedia projects on charitable organizations for parents, fa...

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Discount Travel News

A Week in San Diego for $474

This week’s gem, The Gaslamp Plaza Suites is a historical, European style hotel built in 1913, and listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. As you walk in, observe the plaza...

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Real Estate

Livingston Girls Lacrosse Beats Millburn, 15-6; Jordy Bonvini Scores 200th Goal

By EMILY GOLDSON

April 8, 2014 at 3:39 PM

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston girls varsity lacrosse team defeated Millburn High School, 15-6, on Monday afternoon. Despite the bad weather, the Lancers played well as a unit to pull together a victory. 

Right out of the gate, Livingston played strong and kept the play on the other half of the field for a majority of the game. Throughout the game, the girls held onto their lead, winning 6-3 at halftime, and scoring another nine in the second half to ensure their win.

Livingston’s offense had a strong game, with seniors Brittany Royce and Alyssa Egner both having four goals and an assist each. Jordy Bonvini also had three goals in the victory.

In addition to offense, Livingston’s defenders held strong against Millburn. Goalie Rebecca Kantor made a total of 10 saves.

The Lancers also took home their first Border Cup for the victory against Millburn. The Border Cup was established five years ago by the athletic departments at Livingston and Millburn High Schools and this is the first time that the Lancers have won the cup.

In a note to LHS student athletes, Director of Athletics Patrick J. Genova wrote,"We would like to congratulate the Lancer Varsity Girls Lacrosse team who defeated the Millers of Millburn HS this afternoon on the soggy turf at LHS to capture their first Border Cup. Congratulations to all of the girls and Head Coach Dave Cohen, Lila Alfaro and Jodi Mensch."

Another milestone reached in the game was that Jordy Bonvini, one of the leading senior athletes on the team, scored her 200th career lacrosse goal. Jordy is the all-time leading lacrosse goal scorer at LHS by a wide margin.

"Jordy is the all-time leading lacrosse goal scorer at LHS by a wide margin and we would like to congratulate her too," said Genova.

Even though it is still early in the season, this win provides the team with a positive outlook for the rest of the season’s games. Currently, their record is 3-3, with many games coming up in the next two months.

In other news, the Lancer Boys Varsity Lacrosse team captured the Jake Cup this past Thursday with their win over the Millers of Millburn High School by a score of 12-6.