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Montville Twp Boy Scout Conner Phalen Attains Eagle Scout

August 9, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – Almost 100 Scouts, leaders, family, friends and honored guests gathered on June 10 to celebrate the Court of Honor for Eagle Scout Conner Phalen.

Conner who will be a senior at Montville Township High School in September led a project at Woodmont Elementary School in October of 2016, his “alma mater.” The three tables with bench seating, podium, ...

Montville Township UNICO Named “Model Chapter”

DELRAY BEACH, FL – Montville Township’s UNICO chapter has been and awarded the “Model Chapter” award for the best chapter in the nation at the national convention in Delray Beach, Florida on July 27, according to former chapter president Karen Arakelian.

During the 2017-18 year, the initiatives undertaken during Arakelian’s presidency that earned the ...

Brownies Help Paint the “Bring the New Ambulance Home” Thermometer

MONTVILLE, NJ – On Friday, July 20, Montville Township Brownie Troop 96548 helped paint the “thermometer” in front of the Montville First Aid Squad house. This started another phase of the First Aid Squad's fundraiser, “Bring the New Ambulance Home” called "Boots on the Ground." According to the committee chairman, Ed Coscia Sr., “This Brownie ...

Chelsea at Montville Celebrates Three Centenarians

MONTVILLE, NJ – Friends, relatives, residents and Mayor Richard Conklin gathered in the atrium of the Chelsea at Montville on July 18 to fete three centenarians who reside at the assisted living facility.

Eleanor Ferrara reached 101 late in May, George Roth turned 105 in mid-April, and Dorothy DePietro turned 105 this year.

Conklin said out of all the mayorly duties, honoring esteemed ...

How About a Montville Twp Staycation?

MONTVILLE, NJ – Staying in Montville Township this summer? How about a Montville staycation? There’s lots to do in the township, all throughout the summer.

If you’re free on Tuesday nights, take in some music as the recreation department’s free summer concert series has started. Bands such as the Chapel band, Degrees Below Zero and Arena will be rocking at the ...

Montville Resident Honored by Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey

WAYNE, NJ – Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey held its Annual Meeting & Adult Recognition Program on May 9, at William Paterson University in Wayne, honoring more than 300 outstanding volunteers across northern New Jersey with more than 600 awards that recognized their donation of time, talent, and leadership in delivering the Girl Scout program to more than 25,000 girls in northern ...

Montville Residents Continue Traditional Reading of Declaration of Independence

MONTVILLE, NJ - A small group of patriotic citizens got together at the Montville Township Community Park pavilion on July 4th to read the Declaration of Independence and discuss its meaning. This year is the 242nd anniversary of this important day in history.

Due to circumstances, the annual reading of the Declaration of Independence at the Doremus House was not ...

Montville's Fireworks for the 4th are Fabulous

MONTVILLE, NJ – When you’re talking about fireworks, Montville Township is pretty serious about its display. Residents and visitors come out in droves to view the 20 minute-long presentation that never disappoints. TAPinto Montville spoke to some families who were viewing from the soccer fields in the Community Park about their multi-generational, double-digit-year tradition ...

Montville's Hero and POW Hjalmar Johansson Dies

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville resident and World War II prisoner of war Hjalmar Johansson died suddenly on June 30. He was 92.

Johansson was a nose gunner in the Air Force during WWII in a B-24 bomber aircraft. He was shot down during his first mission and then survived six months in a German prisoner of war camp. One of 17,000 prisoners, he was freed by the Russian forces. By that ...

Montville Township Kiwanis Awards Scholarships

MONTVILLE, NJ – During the recent Montville Township High School Senior awards ceremony, the Montville Township Kiwanis Liaison to the MTHS Key Club, Kimberly Passaretti, awarded scholarships to four outstanding MTHS seniors.

Taylor Blicht, Key Club President, will attend the University of Michigan. Chris Turnbull, Key Club Webmaster, will attend Penn State University. Adam Kolides, Key ...

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