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Newton Police Officer Promoted to Sergeant

August 17, 2017

NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Police Department promoted one of their own, Thomas Muller, to the rank of Sergeant, during the Town Council meeting on Monday.  With the promotion, he has a new assignment; the Patrol Division.

Muller was born and raised in Newton.  He graduated as a part of Newton High School’s Class of 1993.  Following that he attended Montclair State ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, August 19, 9:00 AM

Mohawk Avenue School, Sparta

Sparta High School Robotics CAR WASH

Giving Back

Sat, August 19, 4:00 PM

Harmony Hill United Methodist Church, Stillwater

Harmony Hill United Methodist Church Annual ...

Food & Drink

Fri, August 25, 12:00 PM

Newton Medical Center, Romano Conference and Education Center, Room 100, Newton

Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Newton Support Group

Education Health & Wellness

Obituaries

- Jun 2, 2017
Jillian Mari Baluyot, 17, of Nutley, passed away on June 2, 2017. Born in Secaucus, she lived in ...
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- Feb 21, 2017
Marisa Rincon (30) passed away in Randolph on February 21,2017. She was born is West Chester, PA ...
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Sparta Rocks

August 18, 2017

SPARTA, NJ – Sometimes you have to look down to be uplifted.  You may have noticed painted rocks lying about around town.  Some are painted with pictures and designs, some have positive messages. 

This is not the work of elves, but local ‘artists’ looking to spread happiness one rock at a time. It is part of an initiative that is both national and ...

School Consolidation: Let’s Talk

August 17, 2017

Consolidation of schools has become a major talking point in New Jersey. Several leaders and researchers have weighed in on the pros and cons. The topic is one which should be explored in our district, but it is not a one-size fits all solution to fixing the cost of living problem here in New Jersey, nor would it necessarily save many residents money in any immediate sense.

Consolidation ...

Women Are Drinking More Than Ever

The rate of alcohol use among adults in the U.S. increased from 65% in 2001-2002 to 73% in 2012-2013, according to survey results of nearly 80,000 people conducted by researchers at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association – Psychiatry.  Along with the overall increase in drinking, the rate of high ...

Visit Our TWO Open Houses This Sunday--One in Sparta, One in Randolph

It's a wonderful weekend for an open house, and Team Nest Builder happens to have TWO for you--one in Sparta and one in Randolph!  Both take place Sunday, August 20th from 1-3pm.  Here's the scoop:

329 West Shore Trail, Sparta

Live lakeside on Sparta's beautiful Lake Mohawk for just $650,000.!

You've got to see this great home with fabulous lake ...

Robo-News Volume 2, Issue 5

We won our first international award!

by Liam Oakes

The Newton Robotics Team had their “best season of all time” after returning home in April from the 2017 FIRST Robotics Championship with the UL Industrial Safety Award.

This is the fourth time that the team has competed in the world championship since it was founded in 2009. They competed against more than 400 other teams ...

Opioid Overdose Recovery Program Grant Awarded to Center for Prevention and Counseling, Newton, NJ

August 19, 2017

When someone experiences an opioid overdose (heroin /opiate pain pills) and is revived and transported to a local hospital emergency department, who better for them to speak to at this very vulnerable moment than someone in recovery, themselves? Having a peer recovery coach available when one may be the most willing to ask for help was the idea behind a new state grant. The Center for Prevention ...

New Providence 11U Gold Wins NPGL Title

August 17, 2017

The undefeated New Providence 11U Gold team completed a perfect season by defeating the also previously undefeated Elmora Troopers 4 - 3 in the finals of the 2017 NPGL baseball season. The Pioneers knew coming into the game, they had to play the perfect game, and they did just that. 

After a top of the first run by Elmora, the Pioneers struck back with 4 runs in the bottom of the ...