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Sun, September 22, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire - OPENING DAY

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2019 1:00pm 09/22/2019 4:00pm America/New_York NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire - OPENING DAY

Sparta Historical Society's fall exhibit at its Van Kirk Homestead Museum features the NJ Historical Glass Collection, on loan from the Museum of American Glass, including a few modern art statement pieces from NJ glass artists. Glassware in America started in New Jersey and remains here today. Join us for an exploration from its colonial origins to today's contemporary art. 2PM talk

336 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871
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Wed, October 9, 6:30 PM

Office of Dr. Shomaf Nakhjo, Newton

Weight-Loss Surgery Information Session

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Add to My Calendar 10/09/2019 6:30pm 10/09/2019 7:30pm America/New_York Weight-Loss Surgery Information Session

Considering weight-loss surgery but not sure? Come learn about the benefits of Bariatric Surgery. We’ll review the different types of minimally invasive procedures, health benefits and recovery. Meet our team, ask questions, and see how our personalized approach can help you. No obligation - just information!

183 High Street, Suite 1100 Newton, NJ 07860
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Thu, October 10, 7:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

"Julia Says: Bon Appetit" performed by Linda ...

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Add to My Calendar 10/10/2019 7:00pm 10/10/2019 8:30pm America/New_York "Julia Says: Bon Appetit" performed by Linda Kenyon

Sparta Historical Society welcomes back, by popular request, Linda Kenyon, who will bring Julia Child alive before your very eyes! Julia starred in 12 television series and was the author of 19 cookbooks. While her public face and voice became familiar to us, this play focuses on her private side with her diplomat husband, Paul Child.

32 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871
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Sun, October 13, 11:00 AM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

4th Annual Invitational Antique & Classic Car Show

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Add to My Calendar 10/13/2019 11:00am 10/13/2019 3:00pm America/New_York 4th Annual Invitational Antique & Classic Car Show

Sparta Historical Society features unique and interesting cars from 1900-1980. This year's theme is "Classic Convertibles". Event includes open house at the Van Kirk Homestead Museum. Visit the newly opened permanent transportation exhibit called "Travel In and Around Sparta". Food by VFW available for purchase. People's Choice Award returns as well as music. ...

336 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871
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Sun, October 13, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 10/13/2019 1:00pm 10/13/2019 4:00pm America/New_York NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Sparta Historical Society's fall exhibit at its Van Kirk Homestead Museum features the NJ Historical Glass Collection, on loan from the Museum of American Glass, including a few modern art statement pieces from NJ glass artists. Glassware in America started in New Jersey and remains here today. Join us for an exploration from its colonial origins to today's contemporary art. 2PM talk

336 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871

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Sussex County's First Snow Storm of the Season

December 7, 2019

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - For many, last week's snow storm was challenging in a number of ways. Trees and lines were down all over, knocking out power, internet and even mobile phone service.  School was closed for days, making it a very long Thanksgiving break.

The aftermath also left some beautiful sights and wonderful examples of a caring community. There were many ...

She Lost Part of Her Leg. That Didn’t Stop this NJ Soul Food Chef

December 9, 2019

BelleJohns’ Soul Food has found success over the past few years, but things would be different if chef and owner Jewel Domino had believed what her doctors told her a year ago.

Last November, she was hit by a drunk driver, which resulted in her losing the bottom half of her left leg, Domino said. After many surgeries, she learned to manage her pain and walk with a prosthetic. And she did ...

Sparta Police Collecting Blankets and Sheets

December 3, 2019

SPARTA, NJ – The Sparta Police Department is participating in We’ve Got You Covered, an initiative to collect new sheet sets and blankets for local families in need in Sussex County. 

They can be dropped off at the Sparta Police Department from December 1 through December 8 and 5 West Shore Trail on December 7 from 5 until 8 p.m.

The collection will be brought to ...

Measles on a Steep Rise

December 9, 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) and our own U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have both found that Measles cases between January and November this year have risen three fold compared to the same period in 2018! This is  a  quote, as this is too serious!  I know that many have skepticism on this issue of vaccines! I have a family member with Autism, whom I love ...

Thanks Volunteer Fire Fighter for Assisting So Many After the Snow Storm

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This has been a very rough week in our county due to the ice and snow storms that occurred.  Thousands of people were inconvenienced, cold and many in danger during these storms.  Without our power companies, first responders, telecommunications operators and DPW employees, it could have been much worse.  With the help of these people, we were able to live through a ...

Rutgers Officially Hires Schiano as Football Coach

December 4, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers fans, Greg Schiano is back.

The Rutgers University Board of Governors Tuesday morning unanimously approved Schiano's contract with a base salary of $4 million a year over the next eight years to coach the Rutgers football team, according to details of the contract released by a university spokesperson after the vote.

He will also be eligible for ...

Roxbury Bomb Maker Gets Two Years in Prison

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury resident Christopher Faschan, who blew up a homemade bomb in Sussex County earlier this year and was subsequently found to be in possession of “a cache of weapons,” was sentenced today to two years in prison and three years of supervised release, said U.S. Attorney Craig Carpentino in a statement.

Faschan, 31, of Port Morris, had pleaded guilty in ...

Free Photo with Santa this Saturday

WHETHER YOU’VE BEEN NAUGHTY OR NICE, YOU’RE INVITED TO OUR HOLIDAY PARTY!

Ho! Ho! Ho! Celebrate the season with Santa, Mrs. Claus and Team Nest Builder during our festive holiday party at Train Creative, Sparta’s renovated Train Station!

TO RSVP: TNBevents.com

WHEN: Saturday, December 7th, noon – 2:30pm

WHERE: 30 Station Road, Sparta, ...

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholder NoVember 26, 2019 Meeting Video

NEWTON, NJ - Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholder November 26, 2019 Meeting Video

 

Gottheimer-Backed Bill Combating Voter Discrimination Passes House

December 9, 2019

WASHINGTON - Today, Friday, December 6, 2019, U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) voted to pass H.R. 4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act, of which he is an original cosponsor, to restore the full strength of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 (VRA), following the 2013 Supreme Court Shelby v. Holder decision, which gutted the VRA’s ability to combat voter suppression and ...

Rutgers Officially Hires Schiano as Football Coach

December 4, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers fans, Greg Schiano is back.

The Rutgers University Board of Governors Tuesday morning unanimously approved Schiano's contract with a base salary of $4 million a year over the next eight years to coach the Rutgers football team, according to details of the contract released by a university spokesperson after the vote.

He will also be eligible for ...