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Sun, August 19, 12:00 PM

Oak Ridge

Project Help Call for Artists- Visions 2018

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 08/19/2018 12:00pm 08/19/2018 1:00pm America/New_York Project Help Call for Artists- Visions 2018

Calling ALL Artists- Project Help’s Visions 2018 Auction will be held Saturday October 18th, 2018 at Casa Bianca in Oak Ridge. If you are interested in participating, please email Sandra Mitchell, Project Help Executive Director, at sandy@mitchellclan.com for a full prospectus. All applications are due September 1st, 2018. Project Help is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 organization whose mission ...

5266 Berkshire Valley Rd. Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
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Wed, August 22, 10:00 AM

Sparta United Methodist Church, Sparta

Sparta UMC Thrift Shop Bag Sale

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2018 10:00am 08/25/2018 2:00pm America/New_York Sparta UMC Thrift Shop Bag Sale

The Thrift Shop of the Sparta United Methodist Church, 71 Sparta Avenue, is holding a BAG SALE from Wednesday, August 22nd, through Saturday, August 25th. Stuff a bag full of most items in the shop for $5 per bag. All proceeds support local, national, and global charities. Shop Hours: Wednesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. No donations accepted on ...

71 Sparta Avenue Sparta, NJ 07871
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Wed, August 22, 12:00 PM

Oak Ridge

Project Help Call for Artists- Visions 2018

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2018 12:00pm 08/22/2018 1:00pm America/New_York Project Help Call for Artists- Visions 2018

Calling ALL Artists- Project Help’s Visions 2018 Auction will be held Saturday October 18th, 2018 at Casa Bianca in Oak Ridge. If you are interested in participating, please email Sandra Mitchell, Project Help Executive Director, at sandy@mitchellclan.com for a full prospectus. All applications are due September 1st, 2018. Project Help is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 organization whose mission ...

5266 Berkshire Valley Rd. Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
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Sat, September 8, 9:00 AM

Canterbury Park, Montclair, NJ, Montclair

SOFIA 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 09/08/2018 9:00am 09/08/2018 1:00pm America/New_York SOFIA 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence

We are thrilled to announce our 8th Annual S.O.F.I.A. Walk Against Domestic Violence (With Awareness There Is Hope) on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Canterbury Park in Montclair, New Jersey. The event is from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Registration begins at 9 a.m.; the walk begins at 10 a.m.)

Participating in the Walk or becoming a Sponsor will provide us with an opportunity to speak out and ...

1 Canterbury Drive Montclair, NJ 07042
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Thu, September 13, 6:30 PM

Allied Wealth Partners, Parsippany

Project Help Coffee and Dessert Pairing

Food & Drink Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 09/13/2018 6:30pm 09/13/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Project Help Coffee and Dessert Pairing

Join us for an evening of delicious coffee and decadent desserts. Coffee will also be available for sale from 19 Kilo Coffee, a disabled veteran-owned business. $15/person, please register at https://projecthelp.networkforgood.com/events/7765

14 Walsh Drive Parsippany, NJ 07054
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Thu, September 13, 7:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

Close Encounters with Birds of Prey

Education

Add to My Calendar 09/13/2018 7:00pm 09/13/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Close Encounters with Birds of Prey

Sparta Historical Society welcomes Delaware Valley Raptor Center Director, Bill Streeter and 6 live raptors. Come and participate in their fascinating world! The audience will experience the majesty of hawks, falcons, owls and possibly an eagle up close, while gaining an understanding of a variety of ecological concepts. It is our hope that each individual will gain a greater respect and ...

32 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871
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Thu, September 13, 7:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

Close Encounters with Birds of Prey

Education

Add to My Calendar 09/13/2018 7:00pm 09/13/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Close Encounters with Birds of Prey

Sparta Historical Society welcomes Delaware Valley Raptor Center Director, Bill Streeter and 6 live raptors. Come and participate in their fascinating world! The audience will experience the majesty of hawks, falcons, owls and possibly an eagle up close, while gaining an understanding of a variety of ecological concepts. It is our hope that each individual will gain a greater respect and ...

32 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871

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Sparta's East Mountain Road Construction Continues

October 13, 2019

SPARTA, NJ – The East Mountain Road paving project is scheduled to continue on Monday, October 14, according to township officials.  Paving is expected to last the whole day. 

Any questions should be directed to Sparta Department of Public Works at 973-729-6178.

Upcoming Events

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Thu, October 17, 9:00 AM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

FPCS Fall Rummage Sale

Giving Back

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Fri, October 18, 9:00 AM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

FPCS Fall Rummage Sale

Giving Back

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Sat, October 19, 8:30 AM

Blairstown Airport, Blairstown

Up, Up & Away 5K/

Health & Wellness

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Sat, October 19, 9:00 AM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

FPCS Fall Rummage Sale

Giving Back

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Sun, October 20, 9:00 AM

First Presbyterian Church of Sparta, Sparta

FPCS Fall Rummage Sale

Giving Back

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Sun, October 27, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Arts & Entertainment Education

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Sun, October 27, 1:00 PM

Sparta Fire Department Headquarters, Sparta

Afternoon of Messages from Heaven

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Sat, November 2, 10:00 AM

Sparta High School, Sparta

Sparta Special Olympics Holiday Vendor & Craft ...

Giving Back

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Sun, November 10, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Arts & Entertainment Education

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Sun, November 24, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Arts & Entertainment Education

New Jersey Date Night: Delightful Delis

October 14, 2019

Finding the perfect sandwich is almost as important as finding the perfect lunchtime date, and luckily New Jersey offers a plethora of options when it comes to delicatessens. The delis of the Garden State offer up a menu of the soups, sandwiches and black and white cookies that rival (and pehaps surpass) their New York counterparts. Making a date over pastrami is not only easy but also ...

Sparta Residents, Businesses Push Lake Mohawk Country Club Parking Lot Settlement

October 11, 2019

SPARTA, NJ – The parking lot was on everyone’s mind as they packed into the Sparta Township Council meeting on Tuesday, to be part of the discussion about the ongoing Lake Mohawk parking lot issue. Before they left they had heard the mayor, Molly Whilesmith and council members direct township attorney Tom Ryan to meet with Lake Mohawk Country Club attorney Kevin Kelly ...

Support for Assembly Candidates Dan Smith and Deana Lykins

October 9, 2019

Two well-spoken candidates for the New Jersey Assembly spoke in Sparta yesterday.  Both Dan Smith and Deana Lykins have impressive public service histories.  They are for protecting the environment, enhancing New Jersey's transportation, creating jobs, and fighting for a bigger share of state funding in our district.

Dan is an attorney representing small businesses, homeowners, ...

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month: What is Domestic Violence?

October 14, 2019

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  In New Jersey, the domestic violence laws fall under an act designed to prevent future acts and protect victims. In Part I of this series, readers learned who can seek the court’s protection under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act.  In Part II, the focus is on what actually constitutes an act of ...

Row New Jersey enjoys a strong start to the fall racing season

Donning newly minted uniforms, Row New Jersey’s, formerly Mountain Lakes Rowing, Youth Men’s and Youth Women’s teams turned in multiple gold & silver finishes at the Kings Head XXXIII Regatta on the Schuylkill in Bridgeport, PA.

Highlights from the Row New Jersey Youth Men’s team included first-place finishes for the Youth Men’s Varsity 8 (MV8+), and ...

Scientist's Curiosity About Art Forgery Leads to Examination of Chemistry of Art

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A chemist combines a special salt with alcohol in a porcelain dish and ignites the ingredients. He pours another liquid into a separate beaker containing a tiny crystal that makes the solution unstable, causing the salts to separate from the water and form a fast-growing solid tower. 

Welcome to art – not science – class.

“The experiment is an ...

Life Support Stopped for Driver in Fatal Roxbury Car Crash

ROXBURY, NJ – The driver of a car involved in a Sept. 24 in a fatal Ledgewood car accident has been declared brain-dead and his organs will be donated to people “in need of a second chance of life,” according to a relative.

The driver, Vincent Borny, was taken off life-support equipment, said his uncle. The 29-year-old Flanders resident's father, Ken Borny, died at ...

Fright Factor Haunted House to Open Its Doors This Friday

FLORHAM PARK, NJ—The annual haunted house known as “Fright Factor” which is sponsored by the charity ‘Halos for Angels’, will open its doors for the 2019 scaring season on Friday, October 4.

The official ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 6:30 p.m. that Friday. Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon will be cutting the ribbon this year, as officers will be ...

Today's Real Estate Market Requires More Than a Guide. You Need a Sherpa

In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced guide to help you navigate the process. You need someone to whom you can turn to tell you how to price your home correctly right from the start. You need someone who’ll help you determine what to offer on your dream home without paying too much or offending the seller with a low-ball ...

Check Out TWO 4BR Colonial Open Houses This Sunday In Sparta

Seeking a fantastic 4BR Colonial in Sparta? Sunday's your lucky day! Team Nest Builder offers TWO gorgeous 4BR Colonial OPEN HOUSES in Sparta this Sunday, October 13th, from 1-3pm. Visit them both!

 49 Pheasant Walk, Sparta

Perched on a gentle knoll at the end of a cul-de-sac, 49 Pheasant Walk in the Sparta Mountain Reserve community offers a ...

OPEN HOUSE Sunday Wonderful 3BR Crystal Springs Condo Townhome

Enjoy cachet, community and convenience in a vacation-like setting with 7 Hornbeam Way. This move-in ready, 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom condo townhome offers Crystal Springs prestige in a quiet, friendly Hamburg neighborhood, plus the ease of HOA property maintenance.  See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, October 13th 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Stunning windows in the ...

COMING SOON 4BR Sparta Mountain Colonial AND 3BR Crystal Springs Condo Townhome

Whether you're seeking a private, spacious Colonial home or a cool, move-in ready condo townhome, Team Nest Builder has you covered! Check out these two properties, coming soon:

49 Pheasant Walk, Sparta

Perched on a gentle knoll at the end of a cul-de-sac, 49 Pheasant Walk in the Sparta Mountain Reserve community offers a spectacular combination of privacy and space.  

This ...

OPEN HOUSE Saturday Gorgeous 4BR Sparta Colonial

Fall in love with this 4-bedroom, 2 1/2-bathroom custom Colonial in Sparta located on 2+ gorgeous acres in a cul-de-sac. 7 Oak Hollow Lane offers a unique open-concept floor plan with distant Lake Mohawk and western sunset views from many rooms, including the master bedroom suite. See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this Saturday, October 5th, from noon - 3 p.m.!

You’ll love the ...

Pass It Along to Hold Family Volunteer Day November 23, 2019

 SPARTA, NJ - Pass It Along will host Family Volunteer Day on November 23, 2019 at the Sparta Evangelical Free Church, in Sparta. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and end at noon.

There are several options to enroll in Family Volunteer Day. All are welcome to participate in the event, and may register as a family, group, or individual to serve with your community in a variety of ...

The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders October 9, 2019 Meeting Video

NEWTON, NJ - The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders October 9, 2019 meeting video.

 

Trees and Shrubs on Sale at Sparta Nursery and Garden Center

October 15, 2019

Sparta Nursery and Garden Center has all shrubs and trees marked 30% off.  

They are located at 163 Woodport Road in Sparta.

Sparta Nursery and Garden Center is open 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

 

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month: What is Domestic Violence?

October 14, 2019

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  In New Jersey, the domestic violence laws fall under an act designed to prevent future acts and protect victims. In Part I of this series, readers learned who can seek the court’s protection under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act.  In Part II, the focus is on what actually constitutes an act of ...