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Sparta Police: Green Means Go, or Get DWI

November 11, 2019

SPARTA, NJ – A  Bellville woman is facing charges for driving while intoxicated though she caught Officer Brian Porter’s attention for sitting still at a green light.  On November 8 around 10 p.m. Porter saw Maria Cerino, 42, in a white BMW stopped in the intersection of Houses Corner Road and Route 15, police said.

When Cerino finally started moving north on Route 15, ...

TAPinto Changing Your Smoke Alarm Batteries When Changing Your Clocks This Weekend

NUTLEY, NJ - It’s time to fall back as Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this weekend. 

TAPinto reminds readers to turn their clocks back one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday morning.

This adjustment typically takes place automatically on smartphones, computers, and tablets. Those with non-automated devices will have to manually change the time.

With the end of Daylight ...

Sparta Police: Pot Charges from Traffic Stop

SPARTA, NJ-A Jersey City man is facing drug charges after a traffic stop.  On October 28 around 11 a.m. Officer Matt Pletcher stopped Nicholas Furey-Caban, 24, is a silver Subaru on Lafayette Road, according to police.

When speaking with the driver, the officer smelled marijuana in the car.  Furey-Caban admitted he had smoked pot in his car, police said.

A search of the car ...

Assemblymen Thank Voters

November 10, 2019

Dear Editor:

We would like to thank the voters of the 24th Legislative District for the trust they have placed in us through our re-election to the State Assembly.  We thank all of those who participated in the electoral process this year.

With the campaigning over, we are getting right back to work to address such critical issues as the high cost of property taxes, a fairer and ...

Proud to Support Kim Bragg, Kurt Morris and Niamh Grano for Sparta Board of Ed

As a parent and active member of the voting community, I am honored to write this letter of support for Kim Bragg and her running mates Kurt Morris and Niamh Grano for the Sparta Board of Education. To me personally, every election is an important one because it is the public’s opportunity to choose their representatives–their voices–and the Board of Education election is no ...

Recipe from the Farm: Erin Headley’s Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

November 9, 2019

John and Erin Headley operate a small cranberry bog deep in New Jersey’s Pine Barrens. John works with the Philip E. Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research and Extension in Washington Township, Burlington County, where researchers from Rutgers University work to combat pest and disease problems and study the many health benefits of cranberries.

Cranberries are a family ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, November 14, 7:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church, Sparta

The Chain that Saved the Colonies

Education

Sat, November 16, 1:00 PM

American Legion Post 278, Stanhope

3rd Annual Delivering Gratitude Coat Drive and ...

Giving Back

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Sat, November 16, 6:00 PM

Pope John XXIII Regional High School, Sparta

Pope John Blue & Gold Club Beefsteak Dinner, ...

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

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Sat, November 16, 7:00 PM

Our Lady of the Lake McKenna Hall, Sparta

Our Lady of the Lake Church Presents Fall Follies ...

Arts & Entertainment

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Sun, November 24, 1:00 PM

Van Kirk Homestead Museum, Sparta

NJ Glass: Earth, Wind and Fire

Arts & Entertainment Education

Newton Pride's Halloween 5K a Success

November 7, 2019

NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Pride Foundation had a big turn out for their annual Halloween 5K close to Halloween, thanks, in part,to the weather.

The sun was shining, but ghouls, goblins, and even a tyrannosaurus Rex could be seen at the starting line.  

The event, held at Newton High School began with runner registration around 7:30 a.m., although most of the 155 ...

Sussex County Students Meet the Vice President

November 6, 2019

WASHINGTON DC – Student from Frankford schools got a big surprise when they had to opportunity to meet Vice President Mike Pence.  They were on their class trip to the nation’s capital touring the United States Capitol when Pence came by their tour.

COMING SOON Lovely 4BR Cape Cod In Rockaway

Searching for a lovely home possessing the perfect combination of a short commute and a nature-filled neighborhood? You’ve found it in 8 Hibernia Road, Rockaway Township.

Pull up to this charming 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod located on almost a half-an-acre to discover a front yard peach tree tempting you up the hydrangea-lined front path. Inside, find a light-filled living room ...

Visit 3 Gorgeous Colonial Home OPEN HOUSES In The Sparta Area Sunday

Seeking a fantastic Colonial home in the Sparta area? Sunday's your lucky day! Team Nest Builder offers THREE OPEN HOUSES for gorgeous Colonials in the Sparta area (two in Sparta, one in Andover) this Sunday, November 10th, from 1-3pm. Visit them all!

10 Crestview Lane, Sparta

Just listed, this breathtaking 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom ...

Coming Soon: Breathtaking 4BR Colonial with Swimming Pool

Your dream home hits the market soon--10 Crestview Lane! This breathtaking 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom Colonial with a heated swimming pool and seasonal lake views perches hillside on 1.44 acres in Sparta Mountain’s wonderful Woodlake Crest neighborhood.

Spread out in 5500 square feet of living space, or gather together in the huge, finished lower level or on the welcoming patio (with a ramp ...

Visit 2 Fantastic Sparta Open Houses Sunday: Colonial & Contemporary

Spend this Sunday finding your future home! Team Nest Builder has TWO Open Houses happening in Sparta Sunday, November 3rd, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Hit them both! 

7 Oak Hollow Lane, Sparta

Fall in love with this this 4-bedroom, 2 1/2-bathroom custom Colonial in Sparta, located on 2+ gorgeous acres in a quiet cul-de-sac. 7 Oak Hollow Lane offers ...

OPEN HOUSE Sunday for Fantastic 3BR Crystal Springs 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, November 3rd, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Stunning windows in ...

CompassU to Hold Facebook Live Event to Benefit Pass It Along

LAFAYETTE, NJ  - As the school year kicks-off into full gear, many local students begin to feel the stress and pressure of deciding on their next steps in life: college. Pass It Along is pleased to partner with Jessie Peck Martin, M. Ed., of CompassU Educational Consulting, based in Branchville, New Jersey. 

On November 12, 2019 at 7:30p.m., Martin will be hosting a Facebook ...

The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders' November 6, 2019 Meeting Video

NEWTON, NJ - The Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders' November 6, 2019 meeting video.

 

Veterans Day Statement from Representative Mikie Sherrill

November 11, 2019

Parsippany, NJ – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) reflected today on the importance of honoring our nation’s heroes by making sure that we keep faith with our veterans. Representative Sherrill, a former U.S. Navy pilot, has been highly involved in supporting the military community and their families in the 11th District since taking her seat in January 2019. In observance of ...