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Skylands Ice World Registering for Fall Programs

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Skylands Youth Hockey League (SYHL)

Skyland's Youth Hockey League is a spirited, energetic, and fun youth hockey program for any age player.

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Our mission is to offer the very best hockey experience to every player in our program. To instill confidence through balanced competition, skill through consistent development, teamwork through stated values, and passion for the game through dedicated supervision. We aim to provide an opportunity to play competitive hockey games and to work on improving skills while experiencing a fun and exciting atmosphere.

U8 Division & 9-12 Year Old Division

Play 20 weeks of recreational hockey at Skylands Ice World, plus playoffs!

All individuals will receive jerseys and be placed on a team for parity, and will play 1 game on the weekends and have 1 practice mid week for all 20 weeks.

Teams wishing to register in these Divisions, please call Hockey Director, Patrick Choules at 973-697-1600 ext 116.  Leagues start September 25, 2017, register now!

$895 per player

Middle School Division & JV Division

Middle School & JV Divisions will play 10 games on Sundays - no practices. Jerseys not included unless registering as an individual.  Tier 1 players are restricted to 5 per team.  (To register as an individual, please call Patrick Choules at 973-697-1600 ext 116.)

$4200 per team for the season

 

 

The Future Rangers Beginner Hockey Program

AGES 4-14

Hockey Head Start was established to learn the necessary fundamentals as a way to introduce beginner skaters to the sport and prepare them for entry into organized youth hockey. The curriculum is designed to develop strong skating skills and ice hockey fundamentals through various drills and group instruction, culminating in the introduction of cross-ice game play. Our goal is to ensure that every skater is having as much fun as possible while building a foundation for future hockey success. Our beginner programs are an excellent way to encourage and teach children (boys and girls) the sport of hockey. The classes emphasize a positive and enjoyable atmosphere where all participants feel welcome and look forward to their experience at the rink.

Saturdays at 8:50am 

Fee: $160 (register early and save $10!)

Fall 2017 Session - September 9 - November 18


Mondays at 6:10pm

Fee: $160 (register early and save $10)

Fall 2017 Session -September 11 - November 13

 

 

 

 

Basic Skills Learn to Skate Program

Basic Skills is the Learn to Skate program presented by the USFS (United States Figure Skating). Basic Skills offers a curriculum that is fun, challenging and rewarding for all ages and abilities. There are many options as a skater moves through the beginning level badges including the bridge program to testing and competitive figure skating. Basic Skills is also considered as the feeder program for USA Hockey and US Speedskating.


 

USFSA MEMBERSHIP

Valid from July 1st through June 30th, the annual USFSA membership fee ($15) includes sport accident insurance for the participant, progress record book, badges and other program materials. For more information on Basic Skills and other USFS programs, visit www.usfsa.org.

 

2017 Sessions

Registration Fee: $160 for each session (register early and save $10!)

All ages!  Session includes a 30 minute lesson followed by 30 minutes of practice. Students may not switch classes and there will be no make-up classes.

 

FALL SESSION 2017  - 10 weeks

Wednesdays: 6:30 PM / September 6 - November 8

Fridays: 6:10 PM (Pre-School 1:30PM)  / September 8 - November 10

Saturdays: 12:30 PM / September 9 - November 18   ** No class 9/16

 

REGISTER NOW!

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Sparta Police: Drunk Brooklyn Man Asks Police to Shoot Him

May 20, 2018

SPARTA, NJ – A Brooklyn man was taken for observation when he asked police to shoot him after having crashed his car down an embankment on County Road 517 near the Sparta Middle School.  On May 17 around 2:06 a.m. Sparta Police Officers Brian Porter and Timothy Lynott found Joshua Lindland of Brooklyn asleep in the driver’s seat of a gray Audi against a tree, police ...

Sparta Police: Passengers Face Drug Charges in Traffic Stop

SPARTA, NJ – Two Wantage women face drug charges after the car they were in was stopped for a broken headlight on Route 15.  On May 5 around 2 p.m. Sparta Police Officer Ben Griffin pulled over Alex Torres, 22, driving a white Honda Accord with two passengers, police say.

The officer saw a metal marijuana grinder behind the driver’s seat.  The car and ...

JCP&L Latest Information, Free Ice and Water

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ – As of 8:47 p.m. JCP&L is reporting 12,745 customers or 22.11 percent, are without power in Sussex County.  In Sparta 2749 or 32 percent remain in the dark.

JCP&L said they anticipate the “vast majority of the remaining customers to be restored to service by late Thursday.”

JCP&L customers without power can get ice and water ...

Republican Party Values

May 21, 2018

Campaigns are interesting things.

Throughout the process, my opponents' supporters have labeled me a "political prostitute", "pimping" a message as a "spokesperson". I've been in a public meeting when referred to as a "lackey" who 
"belongs in a cage like the animal you are".

It's been said directly to me by a ...

Ethical Or Political Stunt

On May 9th Sussex County Freeholder Director Jonathon Rose announced formation of the Sussex County Transparency Committee. A committee established to monitor the ethics of County politicians.  

Alarming is what was left out of this announcement. Besides naming the dynamic duo Lazzaro and Graham, two other names show cause for curiosity. Jonathon never acknowledged, nor did he ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 23, 7:00 PM

Livingston Community Center (lower level), Livingston

NJ-11 Congressional Candidates Debate, hosted by ...

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Thu, May 24, 6:00 PM

Sparta High School Media Center, Sparta

Sparta High School Art Gala

Arts & Entertainment

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Sat, May 26, 9:00 AM

Sparta Health and Wellness parking lot, Sparta

Sparta Farmers Market

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Sat, May 26, 11:00 AM

Sparta High School Media Center, Sparta

Sparta High School Art Gala

Arts & Entertainment

Sun, May 27, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

Life Along the Wallkil River

Education

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Sat, June 2, 9:00 AM

Sparta Health and Wellness parking lot, Sparta

Sparta Farmers Market

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Sat, June 9, 9:00 AM

Sparta Health and Wellness parking lot, Sparta

Sparta Farmers Market

Sun, June 10, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

Life Along the Wallkil River

Education

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Sat, June 16, 9:00 AM

Sparta Health and Wellness parking lot, Sparta

Sparta Farmers Market

Thu, June 21, 2:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

Summer Afternoon Garden Soiree

Home & Garden

Newton's Petition to Move Election Certified, Tabled to May 30 by Council

May 15, 2018

NEWTON, NJ—The petition to move elections from May to November was certified by the clerk and presented to the Newton Town Council at the meeting on Monday night.  The petition has been circulating since April and was a point of controversy in the recent council election campaigns.

According to the town attorney, the town clerk certified “369 valid signatures of qualified ...

10-Year Old Boy Battling Cancer Receives Generous Donation From Randolph Hockey Family

May 20, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ- While the inter-town hockey battles on the ice between Randolph and Roxbury are fierce at every age level, when it comes to real life battles off the ice there is no hesitation to offer help to their neighbor.

Such is the case with a recent gesture of unity and support from the Randolph Varsity hockey team, when they came together to deliver good wishes and ...

Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp Now?

 

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According to the US Census Bureau, ‘millennials’ are defined as 18-36-year-olds.


According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median age of all first-time home buyers is 32.


More and more ‘old millennials’ (25-36) now realize homeownership is within their grasp now!

Are YOU ready for ...

Find Your Dream Home During Our DOUBLE Open House Weekend!

The forecast for this weekend is rain, rain, and more rain---so why not spend your time touring your new home?  Team Nest Builder offers 2 wonderful Open Houses this weekend, PLUS a new listing for you to check out via video tour!

27 Hilltop Trail, Sparta

Step into your own fairytale with this Lake Mohawk, storybook-sweet 3-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom gem! Gather in front of the rustic ...

Help Feed Hungry Sussex County Families Through Foodstock

Did you realize food pantry shortages INCREASE during the summer months? Decreased donations and increased need due to the summer break from school lunch and breakfast programs leave many Sussex County families hungry.  

Enter Foodstock:  an annual spring countywide food drive started 15 years ago through the coordinated efforts of Pass it Along, United Way of Northern New Jersey, ...

3 Tips for Making Your Home-Ownership Dream a Reality

 

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Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check = one of the best ways to save without thinking much about it.


Living within a budget right now helps you save money for down payments while also paying down other debts holding you back.  What are you willing to cut back on to make your dreams of homeownership ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 15

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn some important tips for controlling and avoiding diabetes from an Atlantic Health System expert, see how Atlantic Health is advancing cutting-edge research, hear what’s being done to keep health care environmentally friendly and much more!

 

Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders May 9 video

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - Video of the Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders May 9 meeting. 

 

SURVIVING A STROKE: Quick Medical Response Gives Mom Her Life Back

Carotid artery dissection. It’s one of the most common causes of stroke in younger adults.

And while you might not associate the word “stroke” with younger patients, the condition – if not treated immediately – could lead to paralysis and even death.

Lindsey Singh can attest to the importance of immediacy. The 31-year-old mother of two from Flanders experienced ...

Making Matters: Fresh Perspectives in Fine Craft

May 22, 2018

On display are exceptional examples of contemporary crafts by Peters Valley School of Craft’s resident artistic staff and visiting instructors.  The eclectic show features objects in metal, ceramics, fibers, fine metals, photography, woodworking, and mixed media, reflecting the array of courses offered at the school. Opening Reception June 2nd 5-7pm.