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Child Seat Safety Check by Sparta and Andover Police, Fraser Cerra Law Firm at Mohawk House

October 19, 2017

SPARTA, NJ -  The Sparta Police Department and Andover Police Department will be offering a child car seat safety check on Saturday, October 21 sponsored by Fraser Cerra Law Firm at the Mohawk House.

The event will run from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

"Please come by to ensure your child's seat is properly installed," Sparta Lt. John Lamon said. "Your child's safety is ...

Child Seat Safety Check Scheduled in Sparta

SPARTA, NJ -Sparta Police Department and the Andover Township Police Department together with Fraser Cerra Law Firm will hold a Car Seat Safety Check on October 21 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.  

The event will be hosted at the Mohawk House, 3 Sparta Junction.

"Please come by to ensure your child's seat is properly installed," Sparta Lt. John Lamon said. "Your ...

Got Drugs? Countywide Drug Disposal Day

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ - The Center for Prevention and Counseling and the Coalition for Healthy and Safe Communities are partnering with Sussex County police departments and Byram Shop Rite and Byram CVS for Countywide Rx Disposal Day.  On Saturday October 28 the two locations in Byram will have disposal receptacles from 10 a.m until 2 p.m.

The Byram locations join Sussex County police ...

Sabattis Saved: Boy Scouts' Adventure Camp to Remain Open After Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board Vote

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -- The Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board met on Monday, Sept. 18 in a special session to discuss the future operation of Sabattis Adventure Camp, which was threatened with closure.

After thorough and thoughtful discussion, the Board voted to continue Sabbatis camping activities through the end of the 2019 summer camping season. The Board ...

Inspiring Story of Morristown Medical Center Surgeon to Be Featured on ABC’s 20/20

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Long before becoming a general surgery resident at Morristown Medical Center, Dr. Christopher McCulloh experienced a life-changing event nine years ago that would be one of his greatest tests of will just six months before starting medical school at Case Western Reserve University, the top-ranked private research university in Ohio.

It was a typical a Sunday evening, as ...

State Infant/Child Car Seat Rules Currently in Effect

TRENTON, NJ - Effective September 1, 2015, legislation set in place revised parameters relative to the use of infant / child car seats in the Garden State. New Jersey guidelines currently mandate the following:

Newborn to Age 2

Children under age 2 and under 30 lbs. must be in a rear-facing car seat with a five-point harness. Toddlers who are tall or have long legs ...

Sparta Family Turns the Town Teal

SPARTA, NJ – A Sparta family is at it again, Turning the Town Teal to raise awareness of Ovarian Cancer and their family foundation.  The Teal organization, founded in 2007, coincided with Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in September.

Laura and Andrew Lopez both teachers at Sparta High School, together with their children tied ribbons in White Deer Plaza and along Main Street last ...

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Sat, October 21, 8:30 AM

Newton Medical Center – Romano Conference Center, Newton

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Sussex-Wantage Branch Library, Wantage

Free Diabetes Self-Management Workshop Series

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Children from Goryeb Children's Hospital Take Part in Jets Game

October 19, 2017

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - Atlantic Health System has teamed up with the NY Jets to fight pediatric cancer. On Sunday, October 15, as part of the NFL and American Cancer Society’s Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer game, Colllin Berg, age 15, from Budd Lake, Audrey Higgins, age 10, from Hamburg, Trevor Calise, age 11, from Hampton and Quinn Knapp, age 9, from Martinsville  ...