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Alternate Kindergarten Program Opens in Long Valley
While full day kindergarten was approved unanimously by the Washington Township school district for the first time this spring, some parents don't believe it's the right move, and are taking a different route.
Tue May 21, 2013
Kids Jump to Help Raise $9K for Teacher's Baby
Jayden Feichter isn't even a year old, but he's spent more time in a hospital and with doctors than many people do in a lifetime.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Glimpse of History: 'There used to be a railroad'
LONG VALLEY - The railroad depot in German Valley, Washington Township, part of the Central Railroad of New Jersey line, is pictured in this undated postcard.
Sat May 18, 2013
Lower Alloways Creek School greets new chief school administrator
Lower Alloways Creek Township School fourth-grade teacher Judy Harris, left, talks with the new Chief School Administrator Jason Eitner during a meet and greet session at the school, May 14, 2013.
Fri May 17, 2013
Local Scout Works to 'Shore Up The Shore'
The wind and rain are long gone, but the damage remains. New Jersey's shoreline received an unwanted facelift when Super Storm Sandy took over the area, devastating homes and lives along the way.
Taylor's Repairs Get Go-Ahead From Officials
While the inside and outside of the iconic Chester business, Taylor's Ice Cream Parlor, may "look like hell," according to its owner , borough officials said they've done whatever is necessary of them to facilitate a quick reconstruction.
Mendham Man Stars in Long Valley Playwright's Work
This weekend, Tom Timbrook the owner of the Darress Theatre in Boonton, is producing the world premiere run of RU FOR SALE and SHE LOVES ME KNOT, two original one-acts by Long Valley playwright, Lawrence Francis.
Man Accused of Killing Paramus Woman With Truck to Stand Trial in Pa.
A Dover man accused of killing a Paramus woman when he allegedly struck her with a pickup truck in the Poconos last year will stand trial on vehicular homicide charges for the death of 20-year old Gabrielle Reuveni, according to NJ.com. Cise appeared in Pennsylvania court for a preliminary hearing on the charges on Tuesday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Ex-Long Valley Man Accused of Killing Woman Back in Court Tuesday
The man accused of killing a young Paramus woman with his vehicle last summer will appear in Pennsylvania court Tuesday for a preliminary hearing on the vehicular homicide charges the 49-year old from Dover faces.
Taylor's 'Looks Like Hell,' Owner Says
Taking a stroll through downtown Chester and stopping for a cool treat at Taylor's Ice Cream Parlor is part of the summer tradition for residents and tourists alike.
Mon May 13, 2013
New Assistant Principal Hired for Middle School
In less than a full school year, the Washington Township School district found a new, permanent assistant principal for the Long Valley Middle School .
Sun May 12, 2013
Does Long Valley Have Enough For Kids To Do?
Is there enough activity in Washington Township to keep teenagers entertained? Last week former professional basketball player Chris Herren spoke with nearly 2,000 community members and students over two days, and told his story about drug addiction and how it nearly took his life.
Thu May 09, 2013
Long Valley Cub Scouts Help Clean Community
Cub Scout Pack 236 of Long Valley has been busy recently, helping clean up the community and learning about guide dogs and The Seeing Eye Organization.
Flowers, Friends Honor 275 Years for Twp.
The Garden Club of Long Valley presented a three-day Historic Standard Flower Show titled "History in Bloom" in celebration of Long Valley's 275th anniversary from April 19 to 21 at the Washington Township Library.
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Long Valley Track Stars Sprint Past Jefferson
Long Valley Track & Field surged back this week with a resounding win on April 28 against Jefferson, 268-140. In just their fourth meet of the season, the team captured 31 wins and swept 11 different events taking first, second and third place finishes.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Morris County girl raises money to restore Seaside Heights boardwalk
Gianna Pescatore, 11, a sixth grader at Long Valley Middle School, raised $550 to help Seaside Heights get back on its feet after Hurricane Sandy.
Sat May 04, 2013
Possible Quick Chek, Drug Dealer Jailed Tops News
Quick Chek Gas Station Gets by Planning Board Major hurdles of Highlands Council and redevelopment still in the way, however.
Long Valley man named to RVCC board of trustees
Gerald J. Vernotica, the interim executive county superintendent for Hunterdon County, has been named to the Raritan Valley Community College board of trustees.
Thu May 02, 2013
Kids Build Businesses to Sustain Twp. Economy
If it were up to the Old Farmers Road School third graders, Washington Township's business base and commerce would be bustling .