Summer Afternoon Garden Soiree

Sparta Historical Society welcomes everyone to enjoy the first day of summer at the Van Kirk Homestead Museum grounds.  Stroll leisurely as Master Gardeners discuss and highlight the sights and sounds of our certified butterfly garden, as well as our vibrant Community Garden plots.  Enjoy a glass of lemonade and summer treats on the house patio!  We also encourage visitors to begin the event wth our short Nature Walk guide.  This is third and final in short series sponsored by our Sparta Community Gardens in conjunction with our spring exhibit "Life Along the Wallkill".  This event is totally weather dependent - there is no rain date.   members free, $5 nonmembers

 

Contact Information
  1. Sparta Historical Society
  2. 973-726-0883
  3. spartahistoricalsocnj@gmail.com
Thu, June 21
2:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 06/21/2018 2:00pm 06/21/2018 3:00pm America/New_York Summer Afternoon Garden Soiree

Sparta Historical Society welcomes everyone to enjoy the first day of summer at the Van Kirk Homestead Museum grounds. Stroll leisurely as Master Gardeners discuss and highlight the sights and sounds of our certified butterfly garden, as well as our vibrant Community Garden plots. Enjoy a glass of lemonade and summer treats on the house patio! We also encourage visitors to begin the event wth ...

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Sparta, NJ 07871

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Newton Police: Andover Man Creates a Path of Destruction, Gets DWI

September 24, 2018

NEWTON, NJ—An Andover man faces a number of charges after he crashed his car on Lenape Avenue.  On September 17 around 4 a.m. Newton Police Department received a report of a car accident on Swartswood Road, police report.

Police arrive to find Timothy Plumb, 29, had struck a utility pole, speed limit sign and a mailbox with his Chrysler 300, before stopping.  The officers ...

Patrick Curreri Candidate for Sussex County Freeholder

September 11, 2018

Sussex County Freeholder candidate, Patrick Curreri, Vernon resident since 2012 submitted the following biographical information.

Patrick Curreri, 40, has been married to Joe for 16 years with three children.  He has his bachelor’s degree with a focus on Psychology from Montclair State University.  He is currently a client relationship manager for the real estate appraisal and ...

Mold Found in Sparta Elementary School: Testing in Other Schools

September 15, 2018

SPARTA, NJ — A classroom in the Helen Morgan School has an “elevated level of Aspergillus/Penicillium, a common type of mold,” according to a statement sent by Sparta superintendent Dr. Michael Rossi. 

"Helen Morgan parents are very concerned. Mold can be a serious issue, with serious side effects," a Helen Morgan parent said. "I hope the ...

Rutgers President Barchi Staying 2 More Years

September 20, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said.

Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said.

“Bob Barchi has been a remarkable leader for Rutgers,” board president Sandy Stewart said.  He said ...

Lawmakers Question State Education Commissioner on Rush to Phase Out PARCC

TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided.

State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a joint hearing of the Senate and Assembly Education committees on Monday to testify ...

Seton Hall Student Who Died on Tuesday Identified as Julian M. Mislavsky of Morristown

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The Seton Hall University student who died from injuries sustained when he fell from the campus' parking deck on Tuesday afternoon has been identified as Julian M. Mislavsky in a letter to the Seton Hall community from Interim President Mary J. Meehan.

Mislavsky was a senior at Seton Hall and was from Morristown, stated Meehan. 

"We will have ...

Rutgers raises record amount of donations

NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University funding-raising efforts brought in $223.4 million for the 2017-18 academic year, more than $10 million above what was raised the previous year and the largest amount ever collected in a single year, university officials said.

The donations were 6.8 percent above the $209.1 million donated in 2016-2017, which was 11 percent more than in ...

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value?

Home values rose dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices increased by 6.2% year-over-year.

CoreLogic broke down appreciation even further into four price ranges, giving us a more detailed view than if we had simply looked at the year-over-year increases in national median home price.

The ...

DOUBLE Sparta Open Houses 9/23 in Lake Mohawk and Sparta Mountain

It's a double OPEN HOUSE weekend in Sparta!  Find your dream home Sunday, September 23rd from 1-3pm!

Perched handsomely on an acre in the beautiful Sparta Mountain community, 28 Waters Edge offers a 4BR 2.5 Bathroom home with space and style.

 
 

Located in the prestigious Sparta Mountain Reserve, this large, beautiful center hall ...

Visit This OPEN HOUSE 9/23 for Lake Mohawk 3BR

Longing to live the lake lifestyle? Check out 137 Hillside Road in Sparta at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, September 23rd from 1-3pm!

Visit our newest home available in Sparta's highly desirable Lake Mohawk community!  This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home at 137 Hillside Road, Sparta, features a wood burning insert in the living room fireplace, ...

Today, residents along the Carolina Coast are picking through what remains of their homes. Others continue to face the threat of flash floods as Hurricane Florence, now a tropical depression, continues to drop trillions of gallons of water in parts of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.

With at least 32 dead and millions evacuated from their homes or without power, North Carolina ...

Is Buying a NJ Home More Stressful Than Planning a Wedding?

 

Highlights:


According to a new survey from Open Listings, 62% of Americans ages 25-54 believe that buying a home is more stressful than planning a wedding.


Many young couples are saving for a wedding and a home at the same time.


The average US wedding now costs 66% of a median home down payment, according to The Knot.


Working with a great, local ...

Visit TRIPLE Open Houses in Sparta This Sunday

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1 Lambert Drive

Welcome to Sparta’s highly-desirable Sussex Mills neighborhood! Spread out and enjoy the gracious space in this 6000+ SF home that offers a versatile layout with 4, 5 or 6 rooms that can be used as bedrooms, and 2 ...

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders September 12 Meeting

NEWTON,NJ - Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders September 12, 2018 meeting video.

 

Expert in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Eric C. Liberman, DO, Joins Atlantic Health System

September 25, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Eric C. Liberman, DO, an expert in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, has joined Atlantic Medical Group and Atlantic Health System. Board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Liberman is uniquely fellowship-trained in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, bringing a new level of technical skill to Atlantic Health System’s ob/gyn services.

“I ...

Rutgers President Barchi Staying 2 More Years

September 20, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said.

Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said.

“Bob Barchi has been a remarkable leader for Rutgers,” board president Sandy Stewart said.  He said ...