Montville Top Stories

September 17, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ - Sergeant Thomas Mooney took his oath of office from Montville Township Mayor Richard Conklin at the Township Committee meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 11. Mooney said, “I am proud to be part of the Montville Township Police Department and excited to become a sergeant. I am looking ...

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BOSTON – A Montville resident and former New Jersey broker was arrested and charged Sept. 12 with defrauding his clients by engaging in a multi-year “cherry-picking” scheme, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Massachusetts District. Michael Bressman, 61, was arrested ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The freshman orientation for the incoming class of the 2018-2019 school year took place on Tuesday, Aug. 28. It was led by the members of the Peers as Leaders organization, known as PAL, of the Montville Township High School. These rising juniors and seniors took the 246 new ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Business Administrator Katine Slunt said the school district is at “substantial completion” for all of the construction projects that had been planned for this summer and early fall. Speaking at the Montville Township Public Schools Board of Education meeting Sept. 4, she said, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – OneMontville presents an evening with Dianne Grossman, founder of Mallory’s Army™, speaking on “How to Protect Your Family from ‘Not My Child’ Syndrome.” This important anti-bullying presentation will be held Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Montville Senior House. After her ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ –  The county has decided to add mileage to its list of paving projects in Montville due to poor pavement conditions, spokesman Larry Ragonese told TAPinto Montville. The following stretches of road will also be paved and milled: Firehouse Road in Towaco, near the Towaco ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - On a damp and cloudy day, Montville Township and the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5481 remembered the events of Sept, 11, 2001.  On Tuesday at the youth center, about 100 people gathered to give tribute to those who died on 9/11. Montville Township Mayor Richard Conklin ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - At the start of the 2018-2019 school year in Montville Township fifty-one teachers were recognized for 15 to 50 years of dedicated service to the students of Montville Township Public Schools. Collectively these distinguished educators have dedicated 1,005 years to the Montville ...

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TENAFLY, NJ – The Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation nominated three parents to serve as consumer advocates for the Department of Defense-sponsored Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP). Sarah Foye of Montville, NJ; Joseph Hillenburg of Illinois and Melissa McQueen of Arizona recently ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township police officers arrested a pair on Hook Mountain Road in Pine Brook found with four types of drugs, according to acting Chief Andrew Caggiano. On August 30 at 11:30 p.m., Patrolman David Chieppa received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the area of 20 Hook ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Roadway work will begin on portions of Changebridge Road on Monday, Sept. 10, the county reports. There are three segments to the 0.93-mile project: MacCulloch Drive to Olympia Court, a segment from Passaic Valley Road to .45 miles south, and a segment from Bloomfield Ave to ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – While 30 new staff members began the school year in their classrooms on Sept. 4, two staff members of a different kind began the school year as well. School resource officer Scott McGowan and special law enforcement officer Jeff Sims started their school year in the Montville ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The township of Montville and VFW Post 5481 invite you to the commemoration of the September 11 attacks, to be held on Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. at Freedom Plaza, located in the Community Park, behind the War Tank. Speakers will include Mayor Richard Conklin, who will deliver a ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Board of Education met Aug. 21, and Business Administrator Katine Slunt gave an update of how construction was progressing across the district. She said the bleachers at the high school gym were slightly holding up completion of the flooring in that room ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – As residents finish up at the shore or hold one last summer barbeque party, township school children prepare for their first day on Tuesday, Sept. 4, when doors open at the public schools. The Montville Township Board of Education will also resume a more regular meeting ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville United Methodist Church of Towaco is excited to announce the appointment of Pastor Donald Kirschner, whose leadership will enhance our abilities to grow in faith. He is passionate about exploring new avenues to reach out to those who are marginalized, discovering ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville Township Mayor Richard Conklin reported to the Montville Township Committee the results of the meeting with Jersey City Power & Light (JCP&L) concerning the frequent power outages experienced in certain areas of the township. At the Committee meeting on Aug. 21, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Pine Brook Volunteer Fire Department announced a fundraiser for Kyle Gauweiler, a 14-year-old boy who underwent surgery to remove a cancerous brain tumor. Proceeds will go directly to Kyle to assist with the expenses of treatment in his fight to recover. The fundraiser will ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – “You have all experienced a rigorous interview process,” said Superintendent Dr. René Rovtar as she welcomed thirty new faculty members to the Montville Township Public Schools. “You should be very proud of this accomplishment. We are very proud of who you are and the skills, talent ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Early Friday morning two men from Newark were taken into custody and arrested for burglary, acccording to Montville Township Police Chief Rudy Appelmann.  Appelmann said the Montville Township Police Department received a report of suspicious activity in the area of Breton Drive ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Due to Montville Day being held Oct. 14, the Towaco Civic Association announced that Towacofest will be held in May of 2019. The organization’s next meeting will be held Sept. 17 at the Towaco Volunteer Fire House at 7 p.m.  Members will be treated to a tour of the facility as ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The bridge located on Brook Valley Road, near the intersection of Stoney Brook Road, will be closed to all traffic between Aug. 27 and Sept. 4, according to the Montville Township Police Department. Beginning on or about Sept. 4 until October 1, one lane will be open to traffic, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce and the Law Office of Casha and Casha, LLC will co-sponsor their annual Senior Seminar on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at the Montville Senior House, 356 Main Road/Route 202, Montville. The program will run from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Seniors will ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – With just a couple of weeks until the school bells ring, the Montville Township Public Library hosted its kids’ summer reading program finale on Aug. 15. Kids who signed up during the summer to read more due to the library’s program enjoyed ice cream, a petting zoo, and they ...

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