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Sussex County Sheriff Michael Strada Visits Local Preschool
November 5, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Sussex County Sheriff Michael Strada recently paid a visit to the preschool classroom at the Little Sprouts Early Learnin...
NEWTON, NJ - The annual C. Edward McCracken Festival of Lights, a beloved holiday tradition for families throughout the region, will m...
SOMERVILLE, NJ – Imagine if a little girl, we’ll call her Esther, is diagnosed with Ebola in New Jersey and admitted to th...
All Saints Day Concert at Christ Church Newton
October 26, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - The Christ Church Senior Choir will present a special concert in celebration of All Saints Day on Sunday, November 2nd, a...
Newton Rotary Introduces New Logo
October 25, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - The Newton Rotary Club recently introduced its new logo which highlights the Club’s community service since it was ...
TAPinto.net "Taps Into" the Fight Against Breast Cancer as New Affiliate Partner for Susan G. Komen North Jersey
October 24, 2014
SUMMIT, NJ - Komen North Jersey announced today that TAPinto.net (formerly TheAlternativePress.com), a network of locally owned and op...
Local Agency Seeks Donations for Thanksgiving
October 10, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Project Self-Sufficiency is soliciting assistance for hundreds of low-income families who need a little extra help this s...
Career Fair in October
September 25, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Area residents are invited to jump start their job search at a Career & Job Fair at Project Self-Sufficiency on Thurs...
Free Job Training for Women Begins Shortly
September 22, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Project Self-Sufficiency announces the launch of the fall session of its popular training program, “Higher Opportun...
Newton to Host 1st Annual Country Cool Festival in October
September 19, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Local favorites the Snake Oil Willie Band will be the headliners, and the Sussex County Social Services Food Pantry and t...
Young Mother Finds Help at Project Self-Sufficiency
September 16, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Several years ago, Yolanda Dones was in a lonely and terrifying position. Pregnant and addicted to drugs, the young...
Community Educator John Frank Honored
September 11, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - The Newton NJ Rotary Club recently honored John Frank at its Annual Golf Outing to benefit Newton Medical Center. The cer...
DASI Receives Donation from WNBA Award
September 10, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Intervention Services (DASI) will receive a $7,500 donation from the WNBA and State F...
New Jersey's Gentle Giant and his Journey for 9/11
September 8, 2014
RINGWOOD, NJ – As the Sept. 11 anniversary approaches, New York Giants legend George Martin has authored a memoir documenting hi...
Child Assault Prevention Training Available
September 5, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Teens and adults are invited to learn how to detect and prevent child sexual assault at free training session on Wednesda...
13th Annual Taste of Newton Returns to Spring Street
September 4, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - From braised short rib tortellini to barbecued boneless spare ribs, pad thai to pork tamales, enjoy a Taste of Newton on ...
Newton Rotary Speaker Program Features Community Leaders
August 28, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - The Newton Rotary Club continues its weekly speaker program highlighting local community leaders. A recent program featur...
PBA Local #105 Awards Scholarships to Children of Member Officers: Newton's Leah Michelle Glennon Selected
August 22, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - At their recent membership meeting, PBA Local #105 awarded $1.000.00 scholarships to 10 high school seniors, all children...
Local Youth Chorus Wins Award at International Festival
July 20, 2014
NEWTON, NJ - Teen choristers from the Children’s Chorus of Sussex County Concert Choir placed second in the Kathaumixw Internati...
NEWTON, NJ - Newton Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award for imp...
The Alternative Press Rebrands as TAPinto.net, Begins Next Phase of Development, Expansion and Growth
June 9, 2014
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – What started as a website experiment begun by New Providence residents Michael and Lauryn Shapiro five year...
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...
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...