Education

Free Writing Careers Seminar

February 4, 2014 at 2:37 PM

A free seminar about writing careers will be offered to teens and adults on Thursday, February 27th, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Project Self-Sufficiency.   New Jersey Herald reporter Jessica Masulli Reyes will be joined by poet Jean LeBlanc and published author and business consultant Donna Price for a discussion of the background, education requirements, and the tasks that accompany their unique professions.  Questions from the audience will be welcome.  “Becoming You:  Writing Careers” will touch on jobs like reporter, author, and poet, and offer tips for getting work published.   The seminar is free and open to teens and adults, but registration is required.  Interested participants are encouraged to call 973-940-3500 to register.  Project Self-Sufficiency is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton.

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Missing Newton Resident Found by Police

November 29, 2016

NEWTON, NJ—One week after being  reported missing  after not being seen for two days, the Newton resident  Steven Sherwood has been found, according to Newton police.

On Tuesday, November 29, Sherwood, 19, was located by Newton police and found to be in good health, according to police.

Police report that their investigation determined that he had voluntarily left the ...

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To the Editor:

Domestic violence claims at least 2,000 lives each year. Seventy percent of the victims are women. More than half of the time, the weapon used to carry out an “intimate partner” homicide — when a person targets a spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend, or someone with whom they previously had a romantic relationship — is a gun. To prevent intimate partner ...

Sparta Camera Club EXPO XXXII

December 3, 2016

Are you looking to take a break from the usual holiday rush? The Sparta Camera Club is holding their 32nd  photo exhibit and sale.  EXPO XXXII.  The club received over 200 entries EXPO XXXII. The photos are placed in number of categories that include; flora, fauna, landscapes, cityscapes, people, monotones, and sports.  Once the category winners are determined, the EXPO ...

Roxbury Eyes Little Lake Hopatcong Peninsula, State Says "Go For It"

December 2, 2016

ROXBURY, N.J. - Roxbury Township is on the verge of getting its first chunk of lakefront property on Lake Hopatcong, a strip of land that once served as a steamboat passenger platform in Landing.

The first thing it wants to put there: A big Christmas tree.

The state, which owns the half-acre peninsula adjacent to Lake's End Marina, is eager to enter into a ...