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Montville Township Committee Proclaims Girl Scout Week

March 21, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ - On Thursday, March 16, the Montville Township Committee proclaimed the week of March 12-18 as Girl Scout Week in honor of the Girl Scouts’ 105th anniversary.

​The Montville Township Girl Scouts led the Committee meeting by presenting the flag, leading the public in the Pledge of Allegiance, and reciting the Girl Scout ...

Police Lieutenant Honored for Public Safety by Montville Chamber of Commerce

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township Police Lt. Carlo Marucci was given his second Public Safety Award by the Montville Township Chamber of Commerce at its 54th annual awards banquet March 11.

Marucci is a life-long resident of the township and has worked for the police since 2001. He has been a lieutenant since 2015 (see the article here), and he is shift commander of squad one of the ...

Restauranteurs, Teacher, Volunteer Honored by Montville Chamber of Commerce

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce held its 54th annual awards banquet March 11, when six residents and two organizations were honored for their contributions to the township.

Vivian Cleffi

Twenty-year UNICO member Vivian Cleffi was honored as Citizen of the Year by the chamber.

She currently serves as chair of the Charitable Goals Committee, a sub-group ...

Montville Chamber of Commerce Honors Grant, Scouts, Jupiter Environmental

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce held its 54th annual awards banquet March 11, when six residents and two organizations were honored for their contributions to the township.

Dan Grant

Dan Grant was the recipient of the Silver Service Award.

Grant’s family settled in Montville 100 years ago. Grant served on the Montville Township Committee for 15 ...

Mosque Hosts Open House

MONTVILLE,  NJ – It started with a posting on the Montville Moms’ community Facebook page. On Feb. 2, Montville resident Marie Tripaldi asked if any mosques in the area would be hosting visits, because in the U.K., where Tripaldi is from, that weekend was “Visit My Mosque” day.

Tripaldi said she was not able to attend the OneMontville Martin Luther King Day of ...

Towaco Teens Honored by Boy Scout Patriots' Path Council

MONTVILLE, NJ – Towaco residents Alex Benno and Jack Krase were among the 26 honorees at the recent Boy Scouts Patriots’ Path Council Youth Executive Committee “Youth Leadership Brunch,” held Feb. 26 at Perona Farms restaurant. Both teens are seniors at Montville Township High School.

Benno, who is a Montville Township Police Explorer, was named the “Lt. Joseph ...

Veterans of Montville: Gerry Gemian

MONTVILLE, NJ -- Gerry Gemian recently spoke with TAPinto Montville and told us about his service with the 101st Signal Battalion in the Central Pacific during World War II. He was a Staff Sergeant Technician 3rd grade.

“When I enlisted in the Army in 1942, you had to take an aptitude test,” Gemian said. “They told me I had a ‘good ear’ and sent me to radio ...

Montville High School Freshman Promotes Patriotism and Earns Girl Scout Silver Award

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township High School freshman Lauren Beiermeister is a Valley View Elementary School Alumna and member of Girl Scouts Troop 80080 of Northern New Jersey. To earn her Girl Scout Silver Award, Beiermeister decided to make a contribution to better her community by promoting patriotism. She achieved this goal by painting recycled pallets as American flags and ...

Montville VFW Salutes Rails for Luncheon  

MONTVILLE, NJ – Members of Montville Township Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5481 were back at Rails Steakhouse on Feb. 15, but this time it was not to eat, but to give thanks.

The post gathers at the end of each year for a holiday celebration, and held their 2016 event at the steakhouse. When it came time to pay the bill, however, it had been picked up by Towaco Crossing developer James ...

Two Montville War Veterans Honored with Plaque Unveiling on President's Day

​MONTVILLE, NJ - On Monday, Feb. 20 at the Montville Township Municipal Building, World War II (WWII) veterans David Marshall and Joseph Quade were honored with the unveiling of a commemorative monument plaque funded by a private donor.

​Senator Joseph Pennacchio had the honor of reading the plaque at the unveiling ceremony.

The plaque reminds us, ...

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