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Letters to the Editor

September 15, 2021

The Many Lies of Michael Schnackenberg  Something is rotten in the State of Sussex - enter left-wing radical blogger Michael Schnackenberg. This time he is using addiction as a political hit piece. He continues to perpetuate false narratives and blatant lies against elected County Commissioners ...

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The 20th anniversary of 9-11 is tomorrow. 20 years ago I was a Marine Lieutenant in the 24th MEU doing interdiction operations on the border of Macedonia and Kosovo. My Company Commander radioed me from the Battalion HQ that a catastrophe happened in NYC and that thousands were dead. He told me to ...

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You'd think our elected officials in Sussex County would attend a county event.  Not the Commissioners. And not our elected representatives in the Legislature.  On August 31, the Center for Prevention and Counseling held a vigil at the Newton Green in recognition of International Overdose ...

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Thoughts on America’s retrograde from Afghanistan By Joseph Labarbera, Major, US Army Retired Farmer, Sussex County, New Jersey I expected a torrent of emotion watching our feckless retrograde from Afghanistan, from a failed attempt at nation building under a criminally negligent strategy ...

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An open letter to the HoA board at Sparta Commons, For two years now, the repair requests are not responded to. Not even acknowledged.  Our leaking roofs and loose gutters cause damage inside our homes, this is property damage we must pay for out of our own pocket. Over time, the state of ...

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Dr. Vanessa Serrano, Craig Palleschi, and Wendy Selander are seeking election to the Sparta Board of Education. Individually, each candidate shares a passion for public education, the ability to build relationships, and a track record of volunteerism. Together, this team possesses the experience, ...

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June 28, 2021  Dear Editor,  As is a familiar story worldwide, the Coronavirus Pandemic was a difficult time for the Sparta Education Foundation. Our wildly popular Dragonboat Festival had to be canceled (twice!), our Turkey Trot had to be a remote event, and our Cornament had to be pushed ...

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Jenny: As the Murray’s finish their experiences at the SHS and the Sparta Public Schools… we would be remiss if we were not to include you in our Thanks to all the Teachers, Administrators, and others that made the experience both more informative and downright fun! Thanks so much! Will ...

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