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Forecast for Saturday: Great for a Charity Swim
February 11, 2015
ROXBURY, NJ - The brave of heart and thick of skin can help special needs kids on Saturday by going for a quick swim in icy Lake Hopat...
New Research Gets a Grip on Hopatcong Docks
January 18, 2015
ROXBURY, NJ – New research by Drew University could make life easier for those who regulate Lake Hopatcong docks as well as for ...
Electrical Fire Shuts Down Hopatcong Schools
January 7, 2015
HOPATCONG, NJ - Hopatcong Borough Schools are closed today after an electrical fire took place at Hopatcong High School on Tuesday nig...
New Providence Resident Arrested After 4-Hour Standoff in Springfield
December 19, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, NJ - A New Providence resident was taken into custody after a four-hour standoff with police at a Springfield apartment c...
"Shop Small" Day in Roxbury
November 28, 2014
ROXBURY NJ - Big things come from small business, not the least of which is a town's sense of identity. Successful small businesse...
SOMERVILLE, NJ – Imagine if a little girl, we’ll call her Esther, is diagnosed with Ebola in New Jersey and admitted to th...
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...
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...
Hopatcong Teacher Named Sussex County Teacher of the Year
August 21, 2014
HOPATCONG, N.J. – For the third time in the last 10 years, Hopatcong School District is home to the Sussex County Teacher of the...
Snake Spotted in Lake Hopatcong
July 22, 2014
LAKE HOPATCONG, NJ - A snake measuring approximately 15 feet has been sighted in Lake Hopatcong. Although the snake, believed to b...
HOPATCONG, N.J. – Members of the Hopatcong School District staff have been asked to attend a conference at Princeton University ...
Chief Marketing Officer for the NY/NJ Super Bowl to Headline Lake Hopatcong Networking Event
June 10, 2014
HOPATCONG, N.J. – Bridge Marina and the Jefferson Township Chamber of Commerce will host the seventh annual “Network on La...
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...
Hopatcong Council Reorganizes
January 8, 2014
HOPATCONG, NJ – Richard Hoer took his place on the Borough Council at its reorganization on Tuesday, Jan. 7. Hoer replaces H...
HOPATCONG, NJ – The Borough Council said farewell to Council President Howard Baker at its meeting on Wednesday night. Baker...
Pope John Football Team Falls to St. Joe's of Montvale in Title Game
December 7, 2013
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - A critical sequence in the final two minutes of the opening quarter sent the Pope John High School varsity footb...
Strategic Planning Continues for 'New Hopatcong'
December 6, 2013
HOPATCONG, NJ - Cynthia Randina, the Hopatcong Schools superintendent, announced that the second Strategic Planning meeting was held o...
Hopatcong Council Sets Adoption Fees for Cats and Dogs
December 4, 2013
HOPATCONG – For all the years of its existence, the Hopatcong Animal Pound has never charged an adoption fee. That changed a...
Hopatcong Organization Forms to Spread Anti-Drug Message
November 27, 2013
HOPATCONG, NJ - A group of five people from the community have assembled and used their own money to form their own nonprofit organiza...
Netcong Community Partnership Encourages People to Shop and Dine Locally
November 26, 2013
NETCONG, NJ - The holidays are a special time of year. A time for friends and families to celebrate a happy, healthy and joyous season...
Hopatcong Students Take Part in Anti-Drug Project
November 22, 2013
HOPATCONG, NJ - Sudents in Ms. Wilson's high school class spent time removing the anti-drug inserts from a local newspaper on Nov....