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Newton, New Jersey is located in Sussex County. Zip codes in Newton, NJ include 07860. The median home price in Newton is $199,000 which is roughly $119/per square foot. More Newton information.

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17 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

Garbage truck overturns in Blairstown

A garbage truck overturned on Mount Vernon Road Friday after its driver swerved to avoid a deer, Blairstown police said.

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Yesterday | The Alternative Press

PBA Local #105 Awards Scholarships to Children of Member Officers:...

At their recent membership meeting, PBA Local #105 awarded $1.000.00 scholarships to 10 high school seniors, all children of their member officers serving in correctional institutions in New Jersey.

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Yesterday | New Jersey Herald

Jefferson man impaled on fence post, dies from injuries

A 30-year-old Jefferson man died when he fell from a tree and was impaled by a metal fence post, police said.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

New Jersey Herald

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After a local Marine who served in Afghanistan committed suicide two years ago, some combat veterans in Sussex County wanted to offer each other support.

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The Jersey Journal

Project Self-Sufficiency to sponsor free family law seminar in Newton

Project Self-Sufficiency will sponsor a free seminar about issues related to Family Law on Wednesday, Sept.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Bus driver pleads not guilty to leaving 2 boys unattended

A firm hired by Public Service Electric and Gas has begun work on property owned by Stillwater Township Committeewoman Lisa Chammings to restore her prize-winning hayfield.

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New Jersey Herald

2 armed school resource officers appointed at High Point Regional

High Point Regional High School named the two men who will be acting as armed school resource officers during the 2014-2015 school year.

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The Warwick Advertiser

Sunflowers say "summer" like no other

It's that time of year again when farmers' fields turn bright yellow with blooming sunflowers.

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The Advertiser News (North)

Sussex CC cut positions while board approved construction

This past spring, the board and administration agreed to cut six positions. When school starts this fall, there will be also be six adjunct professors without classes to teach at the college, said Hank Pomerantz, a psychology professor and president of the college's adjunct union.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Woman pleads guilty to pill possession

Kayla Talmadge, 21, pleaded guilty in state Superior Court in Newton before Judge Stuart A. Minkowitz on Monday, Aug. 18 to third-degree possession of a controlled dangerous substance.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Two years probation for heroin sale

Stephanie Villarreal, 27, was sentenced by Judge Thomas J. Critchley in state Superior Court in Newton on Aug. 8. She was ordered to pay $1,210 in fines and was given 79 days credit for time served.

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New Jersey Herald

Newton woman sentenced for theft

A Newton woman was sentenced to four years in state prison for stealing from Walmart and selling heroin, the prosecutor's office said.

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New Jersey Herald

Washington Twp. man arrested

Police arrested Shane Corrigan, 25, of Washington Township on Aug. 13 on a $20,000 Franklin Borough Municipal Court criminal warrant.

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The Township Journal

Woman crashes outside station, police say

Around 3 p.m, Aug. 13, Newton police dispatchers heard loud noises coming from the front of the building.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

New Jersey Herald

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Saiber LLC was hired to review potential conflicts board members have with the college's engineering firm and issues regarding the lone bidder, Echelon Services, on the building project.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Jersey Journal

After Sussex Community College trustee resigned, financial questions probed

SUSSEX COUNTY - When Glen Vetrano resigned as a trustee of Sussex County Community College last month, a statement from the college lauded him as an asset to the community who had given freely of his time to volunteer in the position.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Newton police say Stillwater woman drove drunk, hit their building

Photo by Bruce A. Scruton/New Jersey Herald - This photo, taken Thursday, of the front lawn of Newton Town Hall shows much of the path taken by a car on Wednesday afternoon.

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New Jersey Herald

Sandyston will use county's 911 service

Sandyston's Township Committee gave its approval for the contract on Tuesday with the request that the contract length be extended from two years - 2015 and 2016 - to five years, ending Dec. 31, 2019, and the county board accepted.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Hampton crash injures driver

Sussex County's top health official on Wednesday said that despite the discovery of blue-green algae in Lake Hopatcong, it poses no direct threat to public health.

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New Jersey Herald

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Sussex County's top health official on Wednesday said that despite the discovery of blue-green algae in Lake Hopatcong, it poses no direct threat to public health.

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