Community Life

September 13, 2018

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 – 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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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Three Boy Scouts from Montville Township’s Troop 74 attained their Eagle Scout ranking at their Court of Honor, held on May 5 at the Senior House. Keith Lo, Harish Rajagopal and Charles J. Roy all completed tasks around the township, which combined with the projects of other ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Here are some announcements from the township you may have missed. The township issued a copy of its violation notice that will be given to residents who put their garbage (solid waste) at the curb before 6 p.m. the evening before garbage pickup is to occur. “The notice of ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville VFW Post 5481 commemorated Memorial Day not on Monday, but on Wednesday, May 30, the traditional date until 1968. The post feels it is very important to hold the ceremony on the traditional date in order to maintain the meaning of the day, rather than create a convenient ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Young Montville Township residents brought their parents to the annual fishing derby at Masar Park pond on May 5 to try their hand at landing the ultimate catch. Zoey, age 5 and a half, was there for the first time, her mom said, but hadn’t caught anything yet. “She keeps ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Two Montville Township residents were honored by the Board of Chosen Freeholders May 23 at the annual Memorial Day commemoration event held on the Morris County Courthouse lawn. John Mascellino, U.S. Army, and Kenneth Hanzl, U.S. Army, received the county’s Distinguished Service ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - On Friday, May 18, OneMontville, a non-profit in Montville Township, New Jersey dedicated to raising awareness for Acceptance, Respect and Kindness, hosted the 3rd Annual Green In Day. Elected officials, township employees, students, teachers, business owners and others wore green ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Police Department sponsored the Touch-A-Truck event on Sunday, May 6, at which dozens of township and commercial vehicles parked at the high school, allowing kids to see the vehicles, talk to the owners, and meet emergency personnel from across the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The playground at the Montville Township Community Park will be undergoing a major renovation that has been more than a year in the making, according to Recreation Director Lori Dent. The township has been setting aside funding for the 17-year-old facility for seven years, since ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – OneMontville, the organization whose mission is to create a climate of acceptance and inclusion in Montville Township, held a meeting on April 16 at the library to update members on upcoming events. They included the election by the general membership of a new five-person board ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Township Committee, Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Adjustment will have a special “Master Plan Kick-off Meeting” at the municipal building on Thursday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. The Master Plan is the document that has been “designed to guide the future development of the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Though a chilly day, hundreds of Montville Township tots brought their parents to the Community Park March 25 to enjoy an afternoon of face painting, balloon sculpting, a petting zoo and the big event – the Easter Bunny arriving on the Montville Fire Department’s truck. The ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce held its 55th annual awards ceremony and honored six township leaders and an outstanding organization on March 10. This is part three of a three-part series recognizing the awardees. Citizen of the Year Former Mayor James Sandham ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce held its 55th annual awards ceremony and honored six township leaders and an outstanding organization on March 10. The Chamber’s new president, Danielle Speciale, told the assembly she looks forward to accomplishing a lot this year, as ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Public Library Board of Trustees met with consultants Alan and Leslie Burger of Library Development Solutions March 5 to further develop the library’s three-year strategic plan, which has been in the works for about eight months. Library administration had ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Feb. 16 marked the Chinese and Korean New Years, which are based off of the lunar calendar, so the Montville Township Public Library’s Teen Advisory Board, a group of teenagers who plan events for young people, decided to plan their own celebration event. It was held on Saturday, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township First Aid Squad Captain Dennis Dudley helped Junior Girl Scouts Troop 96435 earn their first aid badge on Feb. 24 by reviewing basic first aid and giving the girls a tour of the building and the ambulance. Troop Leader Sherry Sabat said, "This is the final step ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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