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New Jersey's Gentle Giant and his Journey for 9/11

RINGWOOD, NJ – As the Sept. 11 anniversary approaches, New York Giants legend George Martin has authored a m...

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The Alternative Press Rebrands as TAPinto.net, Begins Next Phase of Development, Expans...

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – What started as a website experiment begun by New Providence residents Michael and Laur...

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Celebrity Chef Mario Batali to be Featured Guest at Benefit for Newton Medical Center

NEWTON, NJ - Celebrity chef, author and television star Mario Batali will be featured guest at the annual “A...

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Former Patch Editors See Bright Future for The Alternative Press Model

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Tim LeCras, the sports editor at TheAlternativePress.com, appeared on a panel on NJTV News with Mi...

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Newton Medical Center Announces Transition in Leadership

NEWTON, NJ - Newton Medical Center recently announced that Tom Senker, FACHE, President, Newton Medical Cente...

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Vernon Rotary Club Selected to Receive Grant

VERNON, NJ - The Vernon Township Rotary Club has been awarded a grant from Rotary International. The Vernon Ro...

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Sparta Volleyball Hosts Dig Pink Game to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

SPARTA, NJ - On Tuesday, the Sparta High School volleyball program hosted its annual “Dig Pink” charity game. The event ta...

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Arts & Entertainment

Marching Spartans Win Tournament of Bands

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ – On Sunday afternoon, Oct 19, on the field at West Essex High School, the...

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Business & Finance

Lakeland Bank Announces Employee of the Quarter Awards

OAK RIDGE, NJ - Lakeland Bank recently honored five employees with the Employee of the Quarter Awar...

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Education

Sparta's Teachers Go to School for Connected Educator Month

SPARTA, NJ - On Columbus Day, while students were catching up on their sleep, English teachers at S...

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Garden State Green

Winter Farmers Market Comes to Sparta

SPARTA, NJ – Building on the success of the Sparta Farmers' Market Ben Del Coro and Mitch...

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Health & Wellness

YMCA Celebrates Helathy U Food Day

HARDYSTON – A smoothie contest, food demonstrations and parent/children play time are ju...

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Religions and Spirituality

Ecumenical Service for Peace

SPARTA, NJ - On Sunday afternoon, October 12, at 3 p.m., people representing many faiths joined tog...

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Sports

Sparta Volleyball Hosts Dig Pink Game to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

SPARTA, NJ - On Tuesday, the Sparta High School volleyball program hosted its annual “Dig Pin...

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Letters to the Editor

Fighting to Get Your Father or Mother the Best Care

If I was Freeholder several years ago, I would not have supported the sale of the Homestead County Nursing Home Facility.  Rising...

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Rotary Seeks Area Young Adults for Expense-Paid Cultural Exchange to Peru

The Rotary Clubs of our area are seeking four outstanding young adults to visit Peru for a month-long, expense-paid cultural exchange ...

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