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Sat, October 1, 10:00 AM

Mohawk Avenue School, Spart

Sparta High School Model UN Car Wash Fundraiser

Education Giving Back

Wed, October 5, 12:00 PM

Lake Mohawk County Club, Sparta

Sparta Woman's Club Meeting

Giving Back

Wed, October 5, 12:00 PM

Lake Mohawk County Club, Sparta

Sparta Woman's Club Meeting

Giving Back

TJ’s Pizzeria Café Partners with C.L.E.A.R Program

September 27, 2016

NEWTON, NJ—The C.L.E.A.R Program is partnering with TJ’s Pizzeria Café on Route 23 in Franklin, to benefit the newly launched Sussex County C.L.E.A.R program.  

TJ’s is offering a limited time special deal. Make a purchase at TJ’s Pizzeria Café between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. from now until Thursday, September 29 and submit a flyer that can be found ...

Family, Friends and Fall Weather Come Together for Manny Reis Sparta High School Soccer Field Dedication Ceremony

September 27, 2016

SPARTA, NJ – It was a big day for soccer at Sparta High School on Saturday morning as lower Veteran’s field was dedicated to former teacher and coach Manuel “Manny” Reis.  In front of more than 40 family members, the girls and boys varsity soccer teams, community members and Sparta school district administrators, interim Athletic Director Steve Stoner hosted the ...

Parents are the only hope for NJ public education

September 24, 2016

I really wanted to take one of my precious few PTO days I had left to drive down to Trenton on September 7th and tell the State Board of Education how disappointed I was in them, again.... but more important things were going on. There was a Kindergarten bus to catch and a first day of school morning to have and I had already wasted 2 of those precious days on a state BOE that has all but ignored ...

Falls Can Be Fatal For Older Adults

A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released on September 22, 2016 in conjunction with the 9th Annual National Council on Aging Falls Prevention Day,  showed that 29 million falls occurred in older adults in 2014 causing 7 million injuries resulting in 27,000 deaths.

For a summary of the report go to: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/313064.php

For the ...

Moving Man Steals $28K in Jewels from Budd Lake Newbies, say Police

September 22, 2016

MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - A moving company employee stole about $28,000 worth of jewelry while moving a family into their new home in Budd Lake, said police.

The man, Kenneth Wildrick, 52, of Lafayette, in Sussex County faces burglary and theft charges in relation to the incident, according to Mount Olive police.

They said they were called Aug. 25 to a house on Lamerson Circle, where ...

St. Mary's Episcopal Church names new Rector

September 26, 2016

SPARTA, NJ – The Rev. Debbie Brewin-Wilson has accepted the call of the church-wardens and vestry of the Parish of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, in Sparta. She will be the 10th rector to serve the 97-year-old parish. She will begin her duties on Sunday, October 16.

Brewin-Wilson comes to Sparta from Upper Marlboro, Md., where she served for seven years as rector of St.