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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...
Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a three-part series on heroin abuse in New Jersey. Part 2 will appear on TheAlternativePress.c...
MONTCLAIR, NJ - Tim LeCras, the sports editor at TheAlternativePress.com, appeared on a panel on NJTV News with Mike Schneider on Thur...
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...
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...
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...