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Sparta Police: Accident on 15 Ends with DWI for Vernon Man

January 14, 2019

SPARTA., NJ – No one was injured but a Vernon man ended up with drunk driving charges after an accident on Route 15.  On January 11 around 10:12 p.m. Sparta officers went to the scene of the accident police report.

Officer Taylor May spoke with 45-year-old Brook Minondo who according to police, caused the accident.  May suspected Minondo was drunk.

May had Minondo perform ...

Sparta Police: Newton Man Faces DWI After Parking Lot Fender Bender

SPARTA, NJ – A Newton man faces drunk driving charges after hitting a car in a parking lot and trying to leave the scene.  On January 4 around 8:32 p.m.  Officer Taylor May went to the Mohawk House after the accident was reported to police, according to police.

May found 25 year old Eric Albanese had hit another car with his 2016 Mercedes Benz when pulling out of a parking ...

Sparta Police: Franklin Man Stopped in Roadway Gets DWI

SPARTA,  NJ – A Franklin man is facing a number of drunk driving charges after police were called about a car stopped in the road.  On December 31 around 8:22 p.m. Officer Chris Favaor went to Sparta Avenue near Pickneyville Road, police report.

Favaro found Kenneth Budsynski stopped in his 2014 Honda CRV, blocking traffic.  Favaro had Budsynski perform field sobriety ...

Opioids are continuing to Kill our Children, and age differentials are lowering

January 7, 2019

For seven years, I testified before he NJ State Senate and NJ Assembly budget committees, as a member
of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence for the 24 th District on drug issues.

Today, drugs, especially opioids are killing more children of all ages. CNN and other sources are reporting 9,000 pediatric deaths linked to opioids from 1999 through 2016.

JAMA, a journal ...

Forget Pita: Falafel is in Everything

January 14, 2019

Falafel, that tasty vegetarian Mediterranean street food made from chickpeas, isn’t just for pitas anymore. It’s showing up in sub sandwiches, salads, chips, pizzas – even soup.

Why is it so popular?

“It’s vegetarian and a hearty add on,” said David Delinko, owner of The Salad House of Somerville, where customers can get warm pieces of ...

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Thu, January 17, 1:00 PM

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Sat, January 26, 9:00 AM

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Sparta Board of Education Special Meeting

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Sat, January 26, 10:00 AM

CASA of Morris and Sussex Counties, Morristown

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Tri-County Youth Darts Workshop

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Sun, January 27, 6:30 PM

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Scouts BSA Troop 1150 (All Girl Troop) - Open ...

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Thu, January 31, 1:00 PM

Sussex County Library System, Dennis Branch, Newton

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Tue, February 5, 12:00 PM

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Fly Tying Classess Beginners and Intermediate

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February SNAP Benefits to be Issued Early

January 13, 2019

TRENTON, NJ—SNAP recipients in New Jersey will be receiving their February benefits early because of the continued federal government shutdown.

The New Jersey Department of Human Services announced today that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients who received a SNAP benefit in January and were scheduled to receive the benefit again in February will receive them on ...

Pricing Your NJ Home Correctly Key to Selling in Today's Market

If you’ve ever watched “The Price is Right,” you know that the only way to win is to be the one to correctly guess the price of the item you want without going over! That means your guess must be just slightly under the retail price.

In today’s shifting real estate market, with more inventory coming to market and home values projected to appreciate at lower rates, ...

Shortage In Housing Market Listing Inventory Provides Selling Opportunity

Have you heard that the housing market is softening? Team Nest Builder knows buyer traffic has decreased. There are fewer purchasers in the market than there were last month and at this time last year. What you may not have heard, however, is that there’s still a severe shortage of listing inventory.

In a recent interview discussing the housing market, First American’s Chief ...

Top 4 Renovations To Complete Before Selling Your Home

Planning on listing your house for sale in 2019? First, check out Team Nest Builder’s recommendation for the top four home improvement projects to net you the most Return on Investment (ROI). Get ready to renovate!

Curious about what YOUR New Jersey home is worth?  Click HERE now to find out, fast and free! Then contact Team Nest Builder’s Lynn ...

What is Network or Direct Selling?

Source: One of the most common at-home business opportunities is the direct sales network marketing of products offered by a parent organization. Direct sales or network marketing has received a bad rap in the past, where advocates and adversaries share their pros and cons about this business model. Samuel K. Burlum shares what networking marketing and direct selling opportunities ...

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders January 9, 2019 Meeting Video

NEWTON, NJ - Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders January 9, 2019 meeting video.

 

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders Reorganization meeting video, January 3, 2019

NEWTON, NJ - Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders Reorganization meeting video, January 3, 2019

 

Sussex County Habitat for Humanity Is Now Accepting Applications for a 2 Bedroom House to Be Built in Hopatcong

January 17, 2019

NEWTON, NJ-Sussex County Habitat for Humanity announces that it is now accepting applications for a 2-bedroom house which will be built in Hopatcong, New Jersey. The price is estimated to be between $100,000 & $115,000 and Sussex County Habitat for Humanity will hold a 30-year interest free mortgage.

There will be a mandatory Home Application Orientation Session at our office: 82 Mount ...