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Mon, April 29, 12:00 PM

Morristown Medical Center, Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Morristown

Free Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Screening

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Add to My Calendar 04/29/2019 12:00pm 04/29/2019 1:00pm America/New_York Free Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Screening

April is Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month. If detected early, most of these cancers can be cured with few side effects.

If you are concerned about your risk or would like to be screened, please register for a FREE screening appointment with our board-certified otolaryngologist and oncologist, Tom Thomas, MD, MPH.

100 Madison Avenue Morristown, NJ 07960

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Sparta Police: Oak Ridge Man Charged for Pre-Basketball Pot

October 17, 2019

SPARTA, NJ- An Oak Ridge man is facing drug charges after getting pulled over for weaving on Lafayette Road.  On October 13 around 8 p.m. Officer Matthew Pletcher stopped Khalil Amro,23 in a white Mazda, police said.

When Pletcher spoke with Amro the officer smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle.  Amro told Pletcher he liked to smoke pot before playing basketball, police ...

Sparta Police: Speeding Through Construction Site Ends in Arrest

SPARTA, NJ – A Stockholm woman is facing charges when she was stopped for speeding through a closed road.  On October 11 around 11:50 p.m. Tracy Deangelis, 31, was stopped on West Mountain Road after Officer Craig Grauerholz saw her drive through the closed portion of CR 517 going 55 MPH in a 35 MPH, police said.

When Grauerholz spoke with Deangelis she told the officer she had ...

Sparta's East Mountain Road Construction Continues

SPARTA, NJ – The East Mountain Road paving project is scheduled to continue on Monday, October 14, according to township officials.  Paving is expected to last the whole day. 

Any questions should be directed to Sparta Department of Public Works at 973-729-6178.

Why I Support Niamh Grano and Will Vote #3,4,5 for BOE

October 11, 2019

I would like to recommend Sparta, NJ resident Niamh Grano for the board of education position.

Our community has watched her excel as she volunteered countless hours as our children’s PTO president for the past 3 years at Alpine Elementary School. Now, with her usual high levels of determination and focus, she is poised to help Sparta maintain and improve upon the high standards to which ...

Support for Assembly Candidates Dan Smith and Deana Lykins

Two well-spoken candidates for the New Jersey Assembly spoke in Sparta yesterday.  Both Dan Smith and Deana Lykins have impressive public service histories.  They are for protecting the environment, enhancing New Jersey's transportation, creating jobs, and fighting for a bigger share of state funding in our district.

Dan is an attorney representing small businesses, homeowners, ...

Four Delicious Ways to Enjoy Local Squash this Fall

October 18, 2019

It’s squash season! So now that you’ve just picked up a bunch of beautiful autumn squash, what do you do with it?

First, don’t refrigerate hard squashes unless they’re peeled or cut. Instead, keep them in a cool, dry place. They’ll last about a month.

Then try one of these yummy ideas:

Roasted delicata squash is a fast side dish, especially because you ...

Fun and Prizes at Trunk or Treat at Newton's Midas; Cars Wanted

October 12, 2019

NEWTON, NJ – The Newton Midas is holding a Trunk or Treat event on Halloween, October 31 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Community members are invited to joint the event's with a car decorating contest. According to Kerry Thompson-Mueller, “Local businesses have donated some amazing prizes.”

Thompson- Mueller said, as of Friday, October 11 interest in trunk or treating has ...

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month: What is Domestic Violence?

October 14, 2019

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  In New Jersey, the domestic violence laws fall under an act designed to prevent future acts and protect victims. In Part I of this series, readers learned who can seek the court’s protection under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act.  In Part II, the focus is on what actually constitutes an act of ...

OPEN HOUSE Sunday for Drastically-Reduced-Price 5BR on 3+ Acres in Country Setting

Do you desire sophisticated living in a serene country setting? Are you seeking the best value for your money in Sussex County? Look no further than 2 Liberty Trail! This regal 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom center hall Colonial located in Country Lane at Andover Township rests on 3.8+ quiet, tree-lined acres for your enjoyment, and now being offered at a drastically-reduced price. See for yourself at our ...

Today's Real Estate Market Requires More Than a Guide. You Need a Sherpa

In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced guide to help you navigate the process. You need someone to whom you can turn to tell you how to price your home correctly right from the start. You need someone who’ll help you determine what to offer on your dream home without paying too much or offending the seller with a low-ball ...

Check Out TWO 4BR Colonial Open Houses This Sunday In Sparta

Seeking a fantastic 4BR Colonial in Sparta? Sunday's your lucky day! Team Nest Builder offers TWO gorgeous 4BR Colonial OPEN HOUSES in Sparta this Sunday, October 13th, from 1-3pm. Visit them both!

 49 Pheasant Walk, Sparta

Perched on a gentle knoll at the end of a cul-de-sac, 49 Pheasant Walk in the Sparta Mountain Reserve community offers a ...

OPEN HOUSE Sunday Wonderful 3BR Crystal Springs Condo Townhome

Enjoy cachet, community and convenience in a vacation-like setting with 7 Hornbeam Way. This move-in ready, 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom condo townhome offers Crystal Springs prestige in a quiet, friendly Hamburg neighborhood, plus the ease of HOA property maintenance.  See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, October 13th 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Stunning windows in the ...

COMING SOON 4BR Sparta Mountain Colonial AND 3BR Crystal Springs Condo Townhome

Whether you're seeking a private, spacious Colonial home or a cool, move-in ready condo townhome, Team Nest Builder has you covered! Check out these two properties, coming soon:

49 Pheasant Walk, Sparta

Perched on a gentle knoll at the end of a cul-de-sac, 49 Pheasant Walk in the Sparta Mountain Reserve community offers a spectacular combination of privacy and space.  

This ...

Pass It Along to Hold Family Volunteer Day November 23, 2019

 SPARTA, NJ - Pass It Along will host Family Volunteer Day on November 23, 2019 at the Sparta Evangelical Free Church, in Sparta. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and end at noon.

There are several options to enroll in Family Volunteer Day. All are welcome to participate in the event, and may register as a family, group, or individual to serve with your community in a variety of ...

The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders October 9, 2019 Meeting Video

NEWTON, NJ - The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders October 9, 2019 meeting video.

 

United Way Launches 2020 Recruitment for Volunteer Tax Preparers

October 18, 2019

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – When Mukesh Dang read about a need for volunteer tax preparers, he thought it would be a good fit for the kind of community service he and his wife were looking to do. His wife, Anju, however, initially hesitated. Although the Somerset couple are both working professionals, they don’t have an accounting background.

“We get our accountant to do our ...

Pass It Along Set to Hold Annual Note in a Coat Drive

October 11, 2019

LAFAYETTE, NJ  - Pass It Along began the Annual Note in a Coat Drive on October 1, 2019, and will continue until November 11, 2019.

Originating in 2001, Note in a Coat provides local families in need with proper winter accessories for the upcoming season. We encourage all to donate any unwanted, gently used winter coats and accessories to bring warmth to our neighborhood in need.

Jim Barrood Looks Back at His Tenure at the New Jersey Tech Council

Jim Barrood recently completed five years as president and CEO of the New Jersey Tech Council.  In my role as editor and publisher of NJTechWeekly.com, I recently interviewed Jim about his tenure at the Council:   

Can you talk about some of the accomplishments you’ve been most proud of at the Council?

Our community has enormous capabilities when we work together.