Health & Wellness

The Nerds to Rock the Mohawk House to Benefit Newton Medical Center

November 4, 2013 at 7:11 PM

The Nerds, whose renditions of popular songs over the last 28 years have made them one of the most renowned cover bands in music, will rock the Mohawk House on Thursday, November 7, to benefit Newton Medical Center.

 

Through the event, the Mohawk House is seeking to support Newton Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, as the premier provider of health care services for Sussex County, Pike County, Pa., and the region.

Sign Up for E-News

 

“The Mohawk House’s notoriety as a venue for great food and entertainment and a performance by the legendary Nerds are sure to make this a memorable night,” said Megan Sandow, chief development officer for the Newton Medical Center Foundation. “We hope this event is the first of many in which we take our vision of empowering our communities to be the healthiest in the nation to new levels of fun and excitement.”

 

Playing a blend of soul, classic rock, and television themes, The Nerds began playing venues in New Jersey, starting at Lake Hopatcong and then throughout the Jersey Shore during the mid- and late-1980s. Having developed a solid following, the band went on to high-profile performances and appearances such as Carnegie Hall, Good Morning America and the Howard Stern Show. In the fall of 2000, they were asked to host MTV’s Ultimate Cover Band Contest as the house band. They performed throughout the show as six other bands competed in an elimination contest. Throughout their storied career, The Nerds have shared stages with artists such as Maroon 5, The Go-Gos, Sheryl Crow, and Earth, Wind and Fire.

 

The event is sponsored by Franklin Sussex Automall, Inc. All proceeds will benefit the Newton Medical Center Foundation. For more information, call the Mohawk House at 973-729-6464, or visit www.mohawkhouse.com.

 

WHEN: Thursday, November 7, 2013; event starts at 7:30pm; band takes the stage at 8:00pm

 

WHERE: Mohawk House, 3 Sparta Junction, Sparta, NJ, 07871

 

###

 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Newton

Sparta Police Seek Help Identifying Car Burglary Suspect

January 21, 2017

SPARTA, NJ – The Sparta police are asking the community for help in locating a person of interest in several car burglaries.

Police have released two photos; one of the man they are seeking to identify and the other of a vehicle police believe may be connected to the suspect.  They believe the suspect may have driven the car when the burglaries took place.

 According to ...

Upcoming Events

Thu, January 26, 7:00 PM

Franklin Firehouse, Franklin

Stop the Chop on Sparta Mountain Town Hall Meeting

Education Health & Wellness

Fri, January 27, 7:00 PM

The Inn at Millrace Pond, Hope

A Night of Songwriters At The Inn

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_9ffec5ae3c45d5263138_skylandslogo

Sat, January 28, 8:45 AM

Skylands Ice World, Stockholm

Learn to Play

Sports

Sparta Police: House Fire on Maple Parkway

January 10, 2017

SPARTA, NJ - Two dogs appear to have been lost in a house fire on Maple Parkway on Tuesday.  Police report the homeowner of 64  Maple Parkway was initially unaware that the left side  of his home was on fire when Cpl. Frank Schomp  arrived around 3:25 p.m.

Schomp, responding to several  911 calls about the fire,  was able to convince the homeowner to leave, police ...

The Epidemic of Opiate Abuse

January 17, 2017

I do not agree with the Governor on much, but I am happy to hear that he has decided to work on drug issues in his final year of office. In our state and in my ex-rural region of Sussex County opioid abuse continues to be a major issue, but it has become now more of a national issue. According to The New York Times, “Opioid addiction is America’s 50-state epidemic.”  ...

Local Non Profit Schedules Events To Help People In Need

January 18, 2017

Nothing is Impossible, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit created by the senior partners of the McGivney and Kluger law firm. Their mission is to provide temporary financial assistance to individuals and families following a catastrophic event so that they may be able to maintain their independence in the community.  Feeling grateful for their successes, Chuck McGivney ...

Former Quarterdeck Inn Site Set To Transform Into 105 Room Hotel LBI

January 17, 2017

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - The owner and developer of two distinctive properties in Stafford and LBI plans to erect a 105 room Victorian style hotel at the former site of the Quarter Deck Inn at the entrance to Long Beach Island in Ship Bottom.   The plans were approved a few years ago for the large hotel but the owner decided to moderately renovate the Quarterdeck building and develop it into the ...