Do You Believe Homeownership Is Out of Reach? Maybe It Doesn’t Have To Be

It turns out, millennials aren’t the renter generation after all. The 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Mynd says there’s a portion of millennial and Gen Z buyers who are pursuing homeownership as a way to build their wealth, but it may not be exactly the way previous generations have done it. The study explains how they’re breaking ...

CCM Presents Free Music and Dance Performances Melodies and Movement to Delight Audiences

November 25, 2022

RANDOLPH, NJ: Enjoy the spirit of the Holiday season with two special – and free – performances by students and faculty from the Department of Music, Performing Arts & Music Technologies at County College of Morris (CCM).

On Friday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m., the CCM Chamber Choir and Wind Ensemble will offer up holiday melodies and other favorites in the Dragonetti ...

Sparta Christmas Tree Lighting and Visit With Santa

Celebrate the holiday season with Sparta Recreation at our Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Visit With Santa on Friday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

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Sun, November 27
01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

Vintage Waterfowl Decoys: America's ...

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Fri, December 02
06:30 PM — 08:30 PM

Sparta Township Municipal Building, Sparta

Sparta Christmas Tree Lighting and ...

Town of Newton Dedicates 97 Flags of Honor in 2022 Ceremony

November 13, 2022

NEWTON, NJ – Flags blew in the breeze right on cue on Saturday morning in front of Newton Town Hall for the Flags of Honor dedication ceremony. Newton’s American Legion Post 86 members were integral to the ceremony providing an Honor Guard and a rifle salute. American Legion member Anne Erickson rang the ceremonial bell and played taps to conclude the event.

Mia Sanchez sang the ...

New Jersey Residents Invited to Drumthwacket for Holiday Open Houses

November 23, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy are inviting New Jersey residents to visit Drumthwacket, the Governor's official residence in Princeton, during the holidays.

The Drumthwacket Foundation has teamed up with a number garden clubs from around the state, for "The Holidays at Drumthwacket." Guests will be able to see each public room in the first ...

TAPinto Greater Olean Journalists to Benefit from New St. Bonaventure University Fundraising Campaign

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — St. Bonaventure University has launched the largest fundraising campaign in its history. The University is seeking to raise $125 million by May 2025 to improve facilities around the campus.

That includes the Jandoli School of Communication's John J. Murphy Professional Building. Money raised during the campaign will benefit students, improve ...

How To Fix Transportation Issue by Rosenfeld - BOE Candidate 3 YR Term

November 6, 2022

Instead of saying let's try and figure it out..:.regardless if I am voted in or not, here is the solution:

 

1. Each bus receives a transmission device that provides live data as to where the bus is.

2. The only people that would be able to access said information while the bus is in route:

A) Verified parents that have a user ID, password that they cannot save to their phone ...

NJEA and Garden State Forward Fund Candidates to Keep Politics IN Schools, Not Out

As a follow-up to our last statement on the NJEA injecting itself into local school board elections, we would like to highlight the following:

1. The Students First team is pro-teacher and supportive of union workers. There is nothing wrong with employees being part of the unions. In fact, two members of our slate are, or were union workers. Three year candidate Leigh McMichael served as ...

Why Taking Money from a Union for Volunteer Board of Ed Seats Is Not A Good Idea

A letter to the Editor struck me as extremely odd.  The letter is titled  

A Group of Sparta Students Opinion on the BOE Election (Tap Into: November 3, 2022 at 6:21 PM)

It is signed: By STUDENTS FROM THE CLASSES OF ‘26, ‘25, ‘24, ‘23, AND ALUMNI FROM THE CLASS OF ‘22

It not only endorses one group but indirectly puts down the other ...

Be Wary of Supporting Candidates Funded by the NJEA and Super PAC Garden State Forward

We understand that the Sparta Education Association (“SEA”) has decided to endorse the “Advocating for All” candidates for the November 8, 2022, Sparta Township Board of Education (“Board”) election.

As a matter of full disclosure to the public, the SEA previously invited all candidates to provide the SEA with certain information and attend a forum with SEA ...