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Van Kirk Homestead Museum, SPARTA

Dedication of the Wagon House & Music Day

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Add to My Calendar 08/25/2019 1:00pm 08/25/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Dedication of the Wagon House & Music Day

Everyone is invited to the 1PM dedication of the Nicholson Family Wagon House and the recognition of the many donors who assisted in its restoration. At 1:30pm, there will the grand opening of its new permanent transportation exhibit entitled "Travel In and Around Sparta". Immediately following at 2pm will be Sparta Historical Society's annual Music day with easy listening music ...

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Newton Winter Storm UPDATE Tuesday 9:30 p.m.

December 3, 2019

NEWTON, NJ -The Sussex County Office of Emergency Management in conjunction with the American Red Cross will be operating an overnight shelter and warming center at the Sussex County Technical School, 105 North Church Road, Sparta, for those in need of overnight shelter accommodations. The shelter is expected to open at approximately 7:15 p.m. this evening. Visit NewtonOEM.org for ...

New Jersey Date Night: Our Favorite Pizza Places

November 29, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

The weekend after Thanksgiving, treat your date to a second helping of pie. Pizza, that is.

After so many days, the last thing anyone wants is another turkey sandwich with a side of leftovers. The flavors of Thanksgiving are amazing, but they’re not supposed to last forever. You and your date ...

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 ...

What Every American Should Ask of the Next President on Voting!

November 23, 2019

We have not been vigilant on who can view and change our system. I do not take any serious view  on the Ukraine, as all indications it was Russia who has impacted our voting and others. 

In 2018, we had the greatest turnout, since 1914, but we cannot be lax anymore, and more Americans need to get out and vote. Our turnout is less than 70%, which is what the French exceed.  The ...

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 ...

TAPinto Hillsborough Owner/Editor Receives Statewide Press Award

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - The New Jersey Municipal Management Association presented its 2019 Press Award to Rod Hirsch, owner and editor of TAPinto Hillsborough at its business luncheon at the Sheraton Hotel Wednesday, held during the New Jersey League of Municipalities Convention.

Hirsch was nominated for the statewide award by Hillsborough Township Administrator Anthony Ferrara. The award is ...

Man Stealing 3 Filet Mignons Flees NJ Shoprite, Carjacks a Car and Causes Mayhem

PARSIPPANY, NJ - On what sounds like a scripted police tv show, a scene of mayhem and alleged criminal behavior all started with a man stealing three beef tenderloin roasts from Shop-Rite.  The full account released from the Parsippany police is listed below:

On 11/12/19 at approximately 12:30 PM, Shoprite Loss Prevention personnel observed a male, later identified as Alcides Moreira, ...

City of Elizabeth Suffers First Scooter Fatality

ELIZABETH, NJ - Police and First Aid responders were called to an accident involving a Lime Scooter on Wednesday evening at approximately 8 p.m. According to the Breaking News Network (BNN), and a source at the scene the accident is a fatality. 

According to sources at the scene, a 16-year-old male was riding on a Lime scooter and rode into a large tow truck in the area of ...

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, ...

Christa Sorensen Joins Team Nest Builder In Sparta

Lynn Garafola, New Jersey-Licensed Salesperson, Broker and Team Leader of Team Nest Builder, announced that Christa Sorensen has joined Team Nest Builder as the newest sales team member.

“Christa will be a huge asset to the Team Nest Builder family,” Garafola said. “She’s dynamic, results-driven, and passionate. In Christa, our clients will discover a dedicated partner, ...

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

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

 

National Tax Security Awareness Week, Day 3: Creating strong passwords can protect taxpayers from identity theft

December 4, 2019

With millions of people logging in to online websites and accounts this holiday season, the IRS and the Security Summit partners remind taxpayers that common mistakes can increase their of risk having sensitive financial and tax data stolen by identity thieves.

The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the nation’s tax industry remind taxpayers that using strong passwords 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 ...