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Newton High School Students Support the Season of Hope Toy Drive
December 11, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Students at Newton High School are busy gathering toys in support of the Season of Hope toy drive, a community-wide effor...
Food Assistance Available in Time for the Holidays
November 20, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Fresh, refrigerated and frozen foods are available to northwestern New Jersey residents at sharply reduced prices through...
NEWTON, NJ - Sussex County Freeholder Richard Vohden and his wife Faith are leading the annual Season of Hope Toy Drive on behalf of S...
The annual C. Edward McCracken Festival of Lights, a beloved holiday tradition for families throughout the region, will mark its 22nd ...
Church Youth Group Bakes Hundreds of Pies for Local Families
November 5, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - A joint effort between the Youth Group at the First Presbyterian Church of Newton and Race’s Farm in Blairstown wil...
Food Donations needed for Thanksgiving
October 29, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Project Self-Sufficiency is soliciting assistance for hundreds of low-income families who need a little extra help this s...
Newton Medical Center Scores An “A” On Quality, Patient Safety
October 24, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Newton Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, was awarded an “A” grade in the Fall 2013 update to th...
Computer Classes Offered in November
October 23, 2013
Project Self-Sufficiency will be offering a variety of computer classes in November, including an Introduction to Personal Computers, ...
Breast Health Program Targets Local Schools
October 16, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Project Self-Sufficiency and the Susan G. Komen for the Cure® North Jersey Affiliate have collaborated for 13 years t...
Local Clergy to Gather at Project Self-Sufficiency
October 15, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Project Self-Sufficiency will welcome representatives from local faith-based organizations to an informational gathering ...
Concert Celebrates All Saints Day, November 3rd
October 14, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Johann Sebastian Bach’s Cantata 140 and John Rutter’s Requiem will showcase a November 3rd All Saints Concert...
Family Health Fair Dispenses Information
October 10, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Area residents were drawn to the free Family Health Fair at Project Self-Sufficiency on Thursday to take advantage of fre...
Newton Medical Center Takes ‘First Step’ to Improve Treatment for Mental Health, Substance Abuse
October 8, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Newton Medical Center has launched First Step, a new program to improve the health and well-being of those in Sussex Coun...
United Way of Northern New Jersey Caregivers Coalition Open to New Members
September 19, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - For those who are caring for family members and friends, there can be challenges and joys, which typically only other car...
Multiple Thefts from Newton High School Parking Lot Lead to Arrest
September 9, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - When Michael Fletcher, 25, of Branchville committed multiple burglaries of vehicles parked yesterday at Newton High Schoo...
Participants Sought for Domestic Violence Response Teams for Newton and Andover Township Police Departments and NJ State Police
August 26, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Last year, the first Domestic Violence Response Team (DVRT) was formed for the town of Newton and Andover Township Police...
Valentino Ianetti Jr. Released Pending Further Investigation
August 17, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - It was almost three years ago that Pamela Ianetti was found dead in her 15 New Street home in Stanhope on Dec. 8, 2009. ...
Sussex Bank S.B. Foundation, Inc. Golf Outing Raises Funds for United Way of Northern New Jersey
August 12, 2013
NEWTON, NJ – The United Way of Northern New Jersey, which has its Sussex County office in Newton, recently received $7,500 from ...
NEWTON, NJ - It is the height of summer, yet while local residents are enjoying sunny skies and warm temperatures, Sussex County Commu...
AUGUSTA, NJ - Skies are expected to be sunnier Friday with temperatures forecasted at 82 degrees as the first day of the New Jersey St...
NEWTON, NJ - A tractor-trailer driver was issued a careless driving summons on Sunday for a traffic mishap at the corner of Spring and...
Christmas In July Celebrated Through Tomorrow
July 27, 2013
WANTAGE, NJ - There is no snow on the ground, yet the holiday season is in full effect through tomorrow, as the Chinkchewunska Chapter...
Sussex County Community College Seeking Feedback
July 24, 2013
NEWTON, NJ – Sussex County Community College (SCCC) is reaching out to area residents for feedback about the college. The co...
Exploring Downtown Newton
July 21, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Recently, a sidewalk sale took place in downtown Newton over a period of three days. Downtown Newton is one of the ra...
Sparta Puts New Twists on Farmers' Market
July 19, 2013
SPARTA, NJ – Even though they could not anticipate the summer’s back-to-back heat waves, the organizers of the Sparta Farm...