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Newton Police Administer Narcan in Heroin Overdose

April 22, 2017

NEWTON, NJ—A Newton heroin overdose victim was revived with Narcan on April 6.  Newton Police went to a residence on Union Place around 10:45 p.m. after being called for a suspected overdose, police report.

When they arrived, police found a 35-year-old unconscious in a bedroom.  Someone was already administering CPR, according to police.

The victim was showing signs of ...

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Education

Michael Scalera III - Obituary

April 13, 2017

Michael was born on March 12, 1933 and passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

Michael was a resident of Newton, New Jersey at the time of his passing.

He graduated from Seton Hall University earning his BS in Business Administration and Management.

He served in the US Army Intelligence as a Cryptographer Seventh Army Group Headquartered in Konigsberg Germany.

He was married ...

Vacation time is near, don’t make bed bugs your souvenir!

Research conducted at Purdue University and published in the Journal of Economic Entomology found that bed bugs are developing resistance to two insecticides commonly used today by pest control companies. Using bed bug samples from 10 states including New Jersey, they found that 25% of the bugs were still alive seven days after exposure to the chemicals.  This is in addition to the ...

Millionaire Advises: Stop Renting and Buy a Home Now!

If you’re a millennial pondering whether or not to buy a Morris or Sussex County home, listen to this: a CNBC article quoted self-made millionaire David Bach as explaining that "the single biggest mistake millennials are making" is NOT purchasing a home because buying real estate is "an escalator to wealth.”

Bach explained:

"If millennials don't buy a ...

April 12, 2017 Sussex County Freeholders Meeting

Link to the video of the April 12, 2017 Sussex County Freeholders Meeting

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Mark your calendar April 29th to “Spring Clean” medications from your home!

April 22, 2017

Since 2009, Sussex County residents have been able to dispose of unwanted, unused and expired drugs at local law enforcement lobbies. On April 29, 2017, you are urged to “Spring Clean” your medicine cabinet in an effort to address prescription drug misuse. This National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, sponsored by the DEA, aims to promote a safe, convenient, and responsible ...