DYSLEXIA BILL PASSES N.J. SENATE PANEL

On Wednesday the N.J. Senate Education Committee passed a group of bills drafted to help students with dyslexia and other reading disorders. The legislation was inspired by Ocean City student Samantha Ravelli and her mother, who are long-time advocates for dyslexia awareness. The bills have already been approved by the Assembly and could go for…

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP GRADUATES 225 SENIORS

The Middle Township Class of 2013 graduated 225 students on Wednesday at Memorial Field in Cape May Court House. Valedictorian Alexandra Mairone compared her diverse classmates to a jigsaw puzzle, different in various ways but recognized as a unit. Mairone, who will attend Princeton University, actually placed a piece from a jigsaw puzzle on each…

OCEAN CITY HOLDS GRADUATION CEREMONIES

On Wednesday Ocean City High School held their outdoor graduation ceremonies for 311 members of the senior class. Valedictorian David Gilhooley will be attending Princeton University in the fall with a major in engineering. Gilhooley addressed the crowd of parents and students along with salutatorian Nathan Roberts, who will attend Grove City College with a…