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Boy Scout Michael Manetta Achieves Eagle Scout Ranking

February 11, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – Members of Boy Scout Troop 74 gathered on Jan. 14 as Scout Michael Manetta was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at his Court of Honor.

Officials such as members of the Montville Township Committee, the Montville Township Board of Education, former post commander Frank Warholic of VFW Post 5481, Dee Cook, who is treasurer of the Dog Park Advisory Committee and Fishawack ...

OneMontville MLK Day of Respect, Community Service Commemorated in Montville

MONTVILLE, NJ – The cold didn’t deter Montville Township residents from participating in OneMontville’s second annual Martin Luther King Day of Respect and Community Service as families and individuals made donations to the Montville Kiwanis food pantry, walked on Changebridge Road, visited places of worship and learned about various beliefs, and participated in service projects ...

Veterans Enjoy Luncheon Donated by Rails; Honored by Freeholders

MONTVILLE, NJ – When Montville Township VFW Post 5481 asked Rails Steakhouse in Towaco for a price list for holding their holiday luncheon at the restaurant last year, they were surprised to find out it was on the house.

This year the restaurant hosted about 50 veterans from the post and their spouses again, footing the bill once more for the luncheon on Dec. 5.

Director of Operations ...

Chabad of Montville Celebrates Hanukkah Big and Tall

MONTVILLE, NJ – Despite bone-chilling temperatures in the 20s, Montville Township residents braved the cold to come together at the Chabad of Montville and celebrate the third night of Hanukkah by lighting the organization’s giant, nine-foot-tall menorah.

Members fried up donuts, a treat commonly eaten at the holiday because of its celebration of one day’s worth of menorah ...

Montville Hall of Fame: Dr. Domenick Sportelli

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School Hall of Fame inducted ten individuals and one team at its annual ceremony, held on Nov. 17. Among the inductees was Dr. Domenick J. Sportelli, psychiatrist and TV personality. Sportelli, a member of the class of 1993, appears regularly on the show “The Doctors.”

Sportelli was introduced at the ceremony by his friend, Daniel ...

More STEAM, Technology, Weekend, Special Needs Programs for 2018 at Montville Twp Library

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Library Board of Trustees met on Nov. 29 to discuss and vote on the 2018 budget, which will include a new librarian to handle technology and social networking, more programs at different times and geared to new audiences, and more children’s materials.

Carmen Allora, Board Treasurer and Finance Committee Chairman, presented the budget with the ...

Pearl Harbor Commemorated by VFW Post 5481

MONTVILLE, NJ – A few Montville residents gathered to mark the 76th anniversary of Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Day at the Montville Youth Center.

Montville VFW Post #5481 Former Commander Frank Warholic led the ceremony but was saddened by the aging status of the post.

“We didn’t have enough people to have a color guard or do the gun salute,” he said.

Still he marked the ...

Sports Greats Inducted into Montville Township High School Hall of Fame

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School Hall of Fame held its 2017 induction ceremony on Nov. 17. Among the 10 individuals and one team inducted were teacher and coach Cindy Beradino, class of 2001 wrestler Chris Cvitan, class of 2007 swimmer Lauren English and the 2009 wrestling team.

The Hall of Fame inducts graduates based on their achievements during their high ...

Heroes of Montville Twp: Army 1st Lt Lindsey Danilack

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Hall of Fame inducted its first MTHS graduate to attend West Point Military Academy, Army First Lieutenant Lindsey Danilack. Her father, Mark, introduced her, and his pride was obvious for Lindsey, who is an Apache helicopter pilot.

Mark talked about how Lindsey was first captain at West Point when she was a senior, and only the fourth woman to hold ...

Towaco Civic Association Readies Towaco for Holiday Season

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Towaco Civic Association members decorated the Towaco train station buildings, trees, train station light posts, Sundae’s ice-cream store and the vacant brick building across the train station on Nov. 25.

"This is our third year decorating Towaco downtown area,” said TCA Vice President Annabel Pierce. “The initiative started when we donated ...

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