SPARTA, NJ - Due to the winter weather, Sparta schools are closed Friday, March 10.
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By TAPINTO SPARTA STAFFMarch 19, 2018
SPARTA, NJ – Two people from Dingman’s Ferry are facing charges for drugs and other issues after a traffic stop on Route 15. On March 16 around 12:45 a.m. Cpl. Marc Rubino stopped Cory Parker, 34, for failing to keep right, police report.
The officer smelled raw marijuana when speaking with Parker in the red four door Ford. The passenger, 35-0year-old Lindsey Hutchinson ...
By TAPINTO HORSES STAFFMarch 19, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The U.S. Trotting Association and the Harness Horse Youth Foundation have now opened the application process for members of the Youth Leadership Development Subcommittee, which was created with the purpose of bringing a youth perspective to the USTA board, as well as provide marketing and social media opportunities for harness racing events.
If selected for service on ...
By DANIELLE FRANCISCOMarch 19, 2018
NEWTON, NJ—Despite the semi-chilly weather, residents from Newton, Sparta, Andover, Green, and all over Sussex County gathered on Spring Street, dressed in green for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
This year was Sussex County’s 15th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade and had over 941 people marching in it, 79 vehicles, six floats and about 45 animals.
By JENNIFER DERICKSMarch 18, 2018
SPARTA, NJ –A number of Sparta High School students having earned the Seal of Biliteracy were recognized at the most recent board of education meeting. Supervisor of World Languages Michael Lauricella presented the students at the meeting.
“We have 24 students who qualified for the Seal of Biliteracy this year, including one who qualified in two different languages,” ...
By TAPINTO SPARTA STAFFMarch 18, 2018
SPARTA, NJ – A traffic stop yielded an arrest for driving with a suspended license for a Franklin woman. On March 13 around 11:30 p.m. Sparta Police Officer Timothy Lynott stopped Christina Bradford on Route 15 for having a broken tail light on her gray GMC pickup, police report.
When the officer checked her credentials, he found Bradford’s license had been suspended and she ...
By JENNIFER DERICKSMarch 17, 2018
SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School students held their inaugural meeting of the Donate Life Club on Wednesday, March 14. Minutes after the walk out in solidarity with Parkland school shooting victims, thirty students met in a classroom during lunch to hear from the NJ Sharing Network about organ donation.
Many of the students were classmates of Isak Anderson, a boy who passed away suddenly ...
By TAPINTO SPARTA STAFFMarch 17, 2018
SPARTA, NJ – A man from Bronx, New York was arrested on a myriad of charges stemming from his attempt to deliver a used car to Montague. Jorge Villanueva caught the attention of Sparta Police Officer Erick Finley on Route 15 because his Nissan Pathfinder had a cracked taillight, police say.
On March 13 around 7:22 p.m. the officer found the license plate on the Pathfinder was ...