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Anti-Semitic drawings under ongoing investigation
Plaques containing hateful etchings removed
Hateful graffiti found on plaques along baseball dugout
Community reacts to anti-Semitic drawings

Community reacts to anti-Semitic drawings

November 11, 2018

Three additional anti-Semitic drawings identified

Three additional anti-Semitic drawings identified

November 7, 2018

Superintendent confirms anti-Semitic graffiti

Superintendent confirms anti-Semitic graffiti

November 6, 2018

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Anti-Semitic drawings under ongoing investigation
Plaques containing hateful etchings removed
Hateful graffiti found on plaques along baseball dugout
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The Smoke Signal takes home the gold
Seniors dress up for Halloween
ValleyChat: First Roundtable
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A day in the life: Boys Soccer
PV defeated by River Dell for the second time this season

PV defeated by River Dell for the second time this season

November 3, 2018

Athlete of the Week: Marissa McGrane

Athlete of the Week: Marissa McGrane

November 2, 2018

Indians led by four senior lineman

Indians led by four senior lineman

October 31, 2018

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Freshman Year: The Time of My Life

Ilmie Xhaferi, Staff Writer
June 11, 2018

As I took my first steps through the doors of Pascack Valley, I took a pause, thinking to myself, “This is going to be my home for the next four years.” Now that this school year is coming to an end, I have finally understood what the phrase “time flies when you're having fun.” Although I have only been at this school for one year, it feels like  have come along way from being a lost and...

Reel Talk: Episode Three

Matt Ricciardi and Jake Lutz
June 7, 2018

In this episode of  Reel Talk, junior Matt Ricciardi and sophomore Jake Lutz review the short-film series "Cropsey" that was created by PV senior Casey Lewis and Video Production teacher Mr. Michael Sherman.

Reel Talk: Episode Two

Jake Lutz, Matt Ricciardi, and Erik Manino
June 4, 2018

Reel Talk is a new segment on The Smoke Signal created by Jake Lutz, Matt Ricciardi, and Erik Mannino. There will  be new videos every week in which Lutz and Ricciardi review new films.

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Annual Halloween Talent Night Hosted by PV Choir

Katie Mullaney, Staff Editor
October 25, 2018

Tonight, 17 acts took the stage to show off their singing, dancing, and instrumental performances coordinated by Pascack Valley’s Choir Director Mrs. Argine Safari. “Every year, I am amazed at the talent that we have and I think that they cannot top it, but they always do,” Safari said. Safari also mentioned her excitement over the amount of involvement of clubs with helping the talent...

PV Bro Squad hosts 10th anniversary a cappella festival

Ariela Alfonso, Zana Allajbegu, Curstine Guevarra, and Tara Healy
June 8, 2018

Argine Safari, the choir teacher at Pascack Valley and 2017 New Jersey State Teacher of the Year’s, favorite memory with the Bro Squad took place in 2013 in Philadelphia for a choral competition. On a Saturday morning, they were heading down the streets of Philadelphia to get to their next destination. They noticed a bridal party coming out of one of the hotels, heading to a wedding. The boys...

PV Theatre performs “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”

Curstine Guevarra, Photo Editor
March 18, 2018

PV Theatre performed their spring musical, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" on Thursday, Mar.16 to Saturday, Mar. 17. The musical was musically directed by Mr. Michael Mahadeen, choreographed by Mrs. Francesca Silvano and Ms. Kelsey McGrail, and directed by Mr. Thomas Lupfer and Mrs. Merielle Lupfer. "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" is about J. Pierrepont Finch...

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PVTV Season 2 Episode 2

(Editors Note: Although it is not a Smoke Signal product, we display PVTV episodes produced by the Advanced Video Production classes as a service to the community.)

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