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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 ...

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 ...

Study finds many older adults not taking their high blood pressure medication – increasing risk of stroke and heart attack

A study reported in the CDC publication Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) reveals that 26% of people 65 and over with high blood pressure either don’t take their medication as directed or stop taking it altogether, increasing their risk of stroke ...

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 ...

Sussex County YMCA Welcomes New Director for Swordfish Swim Team

September 25, 2016

The Sussex County YMCA has hired a competitive aquatics director who has amassed an impressive record over his 17-year coaching career.

Raymond V. Gaffney, rated a level three coach by the American Swimming Coaches Association, last worked at the Hunterdon County YMCA, where he sent numerous swimmers to state and national meets.

“Ray has the skills and friendly, motivating personality ...