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Wexler Associates: Local Computer Fix-it

January 9, 2017

SPARTA, NJ - A local man can help you find the answer to computer problems that plague nearly everyone at one time or another.  Shelby Wexler began fixing computers while attending Caldwell College [now Caldwell University] “because I found my college’s IT department wasn’t around 24/7 to the students in the dorm.”

After graduation, Wexler was hired on a short-term ...

Significant Power Outages Affect Sparta and Ogdensburg

SPARTA, NJ – Power outages affect residents of Sparta and Ogdensburg on Monday night.  According to JCP&L’s Trisha Ingram approximately 1,200 people are still without power as of 11:30 p.m.  The outage is due to an “issue at the substation,” according to the spokesperson.

At 10:18 p.m. JCP&L was reporting 3032 or 8640 customers in Sparta or 35 percent ...

Newton Parking Authority Announces Changes: Free Parking, Closed Lot

NEWTON, NJ – Parking changes have been announced in Newton, some temporary some long term. Beginning Monday, December 19 at 8 a.m. Lot #5 on the corner of Spring Street and Union Street will be closed.  A new parking lot will be temporarily available, beginning Friday, December 16 at 8 a.m. on Trinity Street, according to town officials.

During the holiday season parking fees are ...

Sparta Township to Divorce from Sussex County Health Services

SPARTA,  NJ – Sparta Township is preparing to withdraw from the Sussex County Department of Health.  Citing issues related to both services and cost Township Manager William Close said they are pursuing other options that would be more cost effective and allow for better oversite.

In 2016 Sparta paid $418,000 which represents 20 percent of the budget of the county department, ...

Local Small Business Owner Celebrates Second Anniversary

NEWTON, NJ – A local woman has been using her retail and customer service experience to run a successful small business in Newton.  Entrepreneur Nicole Vidal is celebrating her second year as owner of Cartridge World on Mill Street. 

She is currently highlighting a “No Cost Loaner Program” that provides a free HP, Canon or Brother printer.   There are ...

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