NEWTON, NJ - Newton Town Hall is open as a warming center until 4:30 p.m. today. Residents are welcome to charge devices, use wifi and share fellowship with your neighbors. 

According to the Sparta Police Department the Red Cross will be providing meals at the following locations today from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

• Sussex County Technical School - McNeice Auditorium 105 North Church Rd Sparta, NJ
Serving Sparta, Lafayette, Branchville, Franklin, Ogdensburg, Hamburg, Hardyston

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• Sussex Borough Fire Department - 25 Loomis Avenue Sussex, NJ 07461
Serving Sussex, Wantage, Vernon, Montague, Frankford)

• Newton #1 Firehouse 22 Mill Street Newton, NJ 07860
Serving Newton, Hampton, Fredon, Stillwater, Green, Byram, Stanhope, Hopatcong, Andover, Sandyston, Walpack, Andover Boro

Sussex County Technical School continues to be a Red Cross Shelter.

JCP&L outage updates: 5,019 remain in the dark in Sussex County, roughly 8.7% of customers.

In Newton 162 customers do not yet have power, approximately 4.2% of customers.

You can obtain outage updates from JCP&L  in the following ways:
•Text STAT to 544487 for the latest information about an outage you've reported.
•View current outages on their 24/7 Power Center outage maps.
•During significant storms, they will post updates on our social media accounts.