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'Let's Roll' - Cranbury Resident Todd Beamer Helped to Retake United Flight 93 on September 11th, 2001

September 11, 2021

CRANBURY, NJ -  On September 11th, 2001 a Cranbury resident was one of the many brave passengers on United Airlines Flight 93 who tried to take control of the hijacked plane and crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Todd Beamer had lived in Cranbury for a year with his wife and two children before being killed in the crash.

Beamer was born in Flint, Michigan in 1968. He graduated ...

From Terrorist Attacks to Floods, Firefighters Union President Reflects on 20 Years Since 9/11

September 11, 2001 was sunny with a bright blue sky. It was a Tuesday.  

I was a rookie Firefighter who reported to work that morning. We had just received delivery of our new Squad and all personnel were at Station 2 training on the new apparatus. Being the rookie I was sent to pick up bagels for my tour. While driving back the music on the radio was interrupted by a news flash that ...

Long-Awaited RU Football Postponed to Noon Saturday

NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers football fans eager to finally welcome Head Coach Greg Schiano back to the banks in person will have to wait two more days.

Rutgers’ season opener against Temple has been postponed to noon Saturday, to be broadcast on the Big 10 Network.

The decision was made early this morning, as Route 18 and other key roads around the Piscataway stadium ...

Alleged Morristown Shooter Wanted For Murder is Captured in Tulsa, Oklahoma

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  According to sources, an arrest has been made in the overnight shooting/ homicide that took place in Morristown on Clyde Potts Drive. The shooting occurred around 2am on Wednesday, August 18th.

According to reports, the suspect(s) stole a white Land Rover with R40LMW license plates.

Two suspects have been arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma, allegedly in ...

Rutgers' Vaccine Mandate Challenged in Lawsuit by Scotch Plains Attorney, Students and Non-Profit Led by RFK, Jr.

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A non-profit activist group led by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., and 18 students have filed a lawsuit challenging Rutgers’ university-wide COVID-19 vaccine student mandate.

Scotch Plains-based attorney Julio Gomez, who is representing Georgia-based Children’s Health Defense and the students, argued in the complaint that the university’s student vaccination ...

Morristown Man Sought in Connection with Murder of Toddler at East Hanover Hotel

EAST HANOVER, NJ — Local police have released additional in the death of a three-year-old boy at the Oyo Hotel in East Hanover. 

Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James Gannon and East Hanover Chief of Police Christopher Cannizzo released the following information:

They are seeking information ...

Sussex County: What You Need to Know Now About the Spotted Lanternfly

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ — The spotted lanternfly, with its whitish upper wings and red lower wings dotted with black spots, has become a familiar sight across the state lately. State and local officials are still asking you to kill it. 

“This invasive insect has the potential to impact dozens of important plant species including grape vines and black walnut trees,” ...

National Weather Service: Tornado Watch in Effect for Sussex County on Thursday Evening

NEW JERSEY --  The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Tornado Watch for most of New Jersey for Thursday until approximately 9 p.m. Thunderstorms also are expected to move through the state with high winds and heavy rain. 

The Tornado Watch includes Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, Warren, Camden, Cape May, ...

Twitter Temporarily Bans Middletown’s Senator Declan O’Scanlon

HOLMDEL, NJ — Calls for breaking up big technology companies amid widespread censorship claims may grow louder in the 13th District as their New Jersey Senator Declan O'Scanlon just had his voice silenced. Specifically, Twitter didn't like a tweet of his on vaccine mandates. So they cut him off.

New Jersey politicians are not accustomed to losing their voice. On a national ...

Robbinsville Celebrates Hometown Hero, Stanley Cup Winner Ross Colton

HAMILTON - ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- It was a day of celebration, community, and hard work paying off on Friday, now officially "Ross Colton Day", after Robbinsville's native son and Tampa Bay Lightning center  used his sole day with the Stanley Cup to bring it back to where it all started. Just eleven days earlier, Colton scored the game winning, and only, ...

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'Let's Roll' - Cranbury Resident Todd Beamer Helped to Retake United Flight 93 on September 11th, 2001

September 11, 2021

CRANBURY, NJ -  On September 11th, 2001 a Cranbury resident was one of the many brave passengers on United Airlines Flight 93 who tried to take control of the hijacked plane and crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Todd Beamer had lived in Cranbury for a year with his wife and two children before being killed in the crash.

Beamer was born in Flint, Michigan in 1968. He graduated ...

From Terrorist Attacks to Floods, Firefighters Union President Reflects on 20 Years Since 9/11

September 11, 2001 was sunny with a bright blue sky. It was a Tuesday.  

I was a rookie Firefighter who reported to work that morning. We had just received delivery of our new Squad and all personnel were at Station 2 training on the new apparatus. Being the rookie I was sent to pick up bagels for my tour. While driving back the music on the radio was interrupted by a news flash that ...

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Sparta Police: DWI for Sparta Man with Three Kids in the Car

September 15, 2021

SPARTA, NJ – An anonymous call to the Sparta Police Department led to the arrest of a Sparta man in Station Park. On September 11 around 9 p.m. Officer Jon Poon responded to the report and found Peter Chlodnicki, 55 sitting in a car, police said.

Three children were also in the car.  Poon made arrangements for them to be driven home, police said.

After speaking with Chlodnicki, ...

Sparta Police: Car in Rainbow Park Gets Driver DWI

SPARTA, NJ- A Sparta man was charged with drunk driving after police found a car near the basketball court in the middle of Rainbow Park, a "pocket park" in Lake Mohawk. On August 25, around 9:30 Officer Mike Poon found William Greenlaw, 62 in a silver Toyota Prius, police said.

When Poon asked Greenlaw why his car was in the park.  The driver did not have an answer, police ...

Is the Number of Homes for Sale Finally Growing?

 

Is the Number of Homes for Sale Finally Growing?

An important metric in today’s residential real estate market is the number of homes available for sale. The shortage of available housing inventory is the major reason for the double-digit price appreciation we’ve seen in each of the last two years. It’s the reason many would-be purchasers are frustrated ...

How to Remove Spotted Lanternfly Eggs

What are Spotted Lanternflies?

Spotted Lanternflies were first spotted in the United States in 2014 in Pennsylvania. Since 2014, they have spread to more than seven states, including New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Spotted Lanternflies are an invasive species having the potential to cause devastating damage to vegetation and agricultural businesses.

Sussex County Cancels 2021 Harvest, Honey and Garlic Festival

September 16, 2021

The 2021 Harvest, Honey & Garlic Festival, which was planned at the Sussex County  Fairgrounds for Oct. 9, has been canceled due to increasing COVID-19 infections  countywide. 

The no-cost, annual, family-friendly happening celebrates agritourism, ecotourism  and arts and heritage tourism within Sussex County. At past festivals, in addition to an  array of garlic ...

Celebrated Chefs Support Project Self-Sufficiency at Fundraiser

Northwestern New Jersey’s premier culinary fundraising event, A Taste of Talent, will be held at the North Shore House on behalf of local non-profit agency Project Self-Sufficiency on Monday, September 27th, beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Patrons are invited to mingle with chefs from approximately 30 celebrated area restaurants while feasting on appetizers, entrees, and desserts.  The ...

Disputes Michael Schnackenberg's Letter about Overdose Awareness Vigil

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 and state legislators. This is the same individual who openly calls for killing of elected ...

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Sun, September 19, 9:00 AM

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Shepherd of the Hills - join us at 9 AM for our ...

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'A Day Like Any Other' - 20th Year Remembrance Ceremony Held at Sussex County Community College

September 16, 2021

NEWTON, NJ—Saturday, September 11, 2021, started out just like any other day. The sun was shining and the sky was blue.

On this day, 20 years ago, people left their homes and families and headed to work and school for the day. However, this day, that started out just like any other day, turned into a day the world would never forget.

The 20th anniversary of the September 11 ...

New Jersey Date Night: Make the Grape Escape to Garden State Wineries

September 18, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Thoughts of wine typically take your mind straight to Italy, France or Napa Valley. It’s understandable, but if you want to experience a mind-blowing date filled with beauty and flavor you should start thinking about New Jersey vineyards. 

Our state has many wineries from which to choose and most ...

Movement, Meditation, and Nature: 5 Tips to Alleviate Stress

Stress has a negative impact on our mental and physical health. It can cause various physical ailments like headaches, stomachaches, tight muscles, fatigue, and even high blood pressure. Mentally, stress can make it difficult to concentrate or create memory problems.

But in our busy society run by the pressure of work, family, and the need to do more, how do we alleviate stress?

There are ...

Easy, Crowd-Pleasing, and Seasonal: 5 Side Dish Recipes for Fall

September brings with it a host of fresh produce: grapes, apples, leeks, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, lettuce, mushrooms, parsnips, and so much more! There are tons of delicious, in-season fruits and veggies ripe for whipping up mouth-watering side dishes. If you’re wondering how you’ll incorporate seasonal produce into your fall meals, here are a few of the best recipes for your ...

7 Tips for Creating a Lasting Fitness Plan

Now that the bulk of the pandemic is behind us, many are looking for ways to get back in their old fitness routine or start a new one. Whether you’re back at the gym or in your home fitness center, here are seven tips for creating a new routine you’ll actually stick to!

Start Slow

When starting a fitness routine, many people make the mistake of taking on more than they are ...