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Celebrity Chef Mario Batali to be Featured Guest at Benefit for Newton Medical Center
April 18, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Celebrity chef, author and television star Mario Batali will be featured guest at the annual “An Evening of Wine an...
Sussex County Horse Show Chosen for Museum Exhibit
April 3, 2014
AUGUSTA, NJ—The Sussex County Horse Show, held annually at the Sussex County Fairgrounds, is a time-honored tradition and showca...
Ithaca College Choir to Perform in Newton
March 5, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Christ Church Newton will host a performance by the renowned Ithaca College Choir on Friday, March 14th, at 7:30 p.m.&nbs...
Part 3: Grade of Available Heroin in N.J. is Especially Toxic
February 19, 2014
Editor's Note: This is Part 3 of The Alternative Press' three-part series on heroin use in New Jersey. Part 1 appeared on...
Heroin Use on Rise in Suburbs
February 18, 2014
Editor's Note: Part 2 of The Alternative Press' three-part series on heroin use in New Jersey focuses on comments made by r...
WEST ORANGE, N.J. – Former Philadelphia Eagle special teams captain Vince Papale told the world about the “hero” con...
MONTCLAIR, NJ - Tim LeCras, the sports editor at TheAlternativePress.com, appeared on a panel on NJTV News with Mike Schneider on Thur...
Former N.Y. Giant Pro Bowler Excited for Wounded Warrior Game
January 27, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Jim Burt was the definition of a football hero when he burst onto the NFL scene in 1981. The University of Miami pro...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - It's every young boy’s dream to play in the National Football League. Many children grow up idolizing thei...
Newton Medical Center Announces Transition in Leadership
January 15, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Newton Medical Center recently announced that Tom Senker, FACHE, President, Newton Medical Center, and Vice Presiden...
WEST ORANGE, NJ – Former Philadelphia Eagle special teams captain Vince Papale was your typical American hero in the early mid-1...
Wounded Warriors, Essex County to Host Flag Football Game
January 7, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ – While the NFL community prepares for the Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium on Feb. 2, days before the “Big G...
North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center Honors Newton Native, Jo-Ellen McCracken Hazan
December 27, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - On November 2, the Guidance Center hosted the 60th Anniversary Diamond & Dancing Gala at The Garden City Hotel. ...
Newton Police Department Lends a Hand at the Season of Hope Toy Shop
December 17, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Volunteering is important to the members of the Newton Police Department, many of whom step up to assist patrons at the S...
Santa Comes Early to Newton
December 13, 2013
NEWTON, NJ - Hundreds of local children and their families were treated to an early visit from Santa at Project Self-Sufficiency&rsquo...
High School Students Harness Hydrogen to Power Model Cars
December 12, 2013
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The eighth annual H2 Challenge was hosted by TransOptions, the Transportation Management Association for nor...
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...
Sussex County Church Supports Toy Drive for Local Families
December 9, 2013
BRANCHVILLE, NJ-Parishioners of all ages at Our Lady Queen of Peace, a Roman Catholic Church located in Branchville, has supported the...
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, ...