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16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Program explains how to help challenging kids

Many parents of children or teens with challenging behaviors have been told, "You just need to be tougher or more consistent!" Yet many who have tried a "tough love" approach have found it to exacerbate rather than extinguish problem behaviors, and to often trigger explosive meltdowns.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Newton, NJ

Fri Apr 18, 2014

News12.com

Sussex County man sues New Jersey State Police over 'right to carry' permit

A Sussex County man is suing the New Jersey State Police because he says he was denied a permit to carry a firearm.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Eileen Huhn to Play Piano at Carnegie Hall for the Third Year

Sparta Middle School student Eileen Huhn will be performing at Carnegie Hall on June 13. This will be third time the eighth grader will be playing piano at the world famous music venue.

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Related Topix: Sparta, NJ, Yale University

New Jersey Herald

Legal complication averted by Andover Board of Education

A potential complication in the Andover Regional Board of Education's efforts to secure a revised send-receive pact with the Newton School District was avoided recently - and ironically, the credit goes to Newton Superintendent Ken Greene himself.

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Related Topix: Andover, NJ, Education Etc., Phillipsburg, NJ, Newton, NJ, Metuchen, NJ

Thu Apr 17, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Sussex Borough water, sewer rate proposal outlined

A presentation from the Sussex Borough Council, regarding a proposed water/sewer rate structure change, left some of the public wondering whether the potential change was in fact an overhaul or just a repackaging of the already high water/sewer rates.

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Related Topix: Sussex, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Propane tanker overturns in Sussex County, closes Route 23

The intersection or Route 23 and Route 519 in Wantage, where a propane tanker truck overturned this morning.

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New Jersey Herald

ID card program benefits 2,000th veteran

Sussex County Clerk Jeffrey Parrott said there are now more than 140 local companies that honor card-bearing veterans with discounts at their business.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Montague, NJ

Wed Apr 16, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Police: Electrical sign may have caused Jefferson boat dealership fire

A two-vehicle accident on Route 206 Tuesday left two people injured and a Hopatcong teenager dead, police said.

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Related Topix: Hopatcong, NJ, Lake Hopatcong, NJ, Chris Christie, US Governors

The Sparta Independent

Man arrested after police find

Joseph E. Gibeau, 44, of the 300 block of Route 94, is charged with two counts of child endangerment and one count of possession of stolen property.

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Related Topix: Sparta, NJ

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Advertiser News (South)

Sheriff reaches out to inform and

Sussex County Sheriff Michael F. Strada, along with three of his staff, offered important information on Thursday, April 10, to group of more than 80 people at St. Jude's Church.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Sparta, NJ, Home Listing, Home

Patch.com

Brothers From Sparta Troop Attain Eagle Scout Rank

An Eagle Scout Court of Honor last week recognized two brothers from Troop 150 of Sparta.

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Related Topix: Sparta, NJ, Andover, NJ

Daily Record

Police Blotter: Car crashes in Long Hill; shoplifting in Mount Olive

He was taken to HQ where he posted bail and was released. * Richard Cowan, 50, of Newton, was arrested Thursday on a wanted person warrant issued by the Sussex County Sheriff's Office for a failure to appear.

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Related Topix: Orange, NJ, Newton, NJ, Montclair, NJ

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Ex-Picatinny worker accused of endangering kids with radioactive material

NEWTON - A former private contractor at Picatinny Arsenal was charged today with endangering the welfare of his two children for possessing a radioactive substance, believed to be uranium sulfate, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Arsenal, Electronic, Sparta, NJ, Newton, NJ

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Advertiser News (North)

Group plans senior education program

This free program is sponsored by Sussex Wantage Municipal Alliance, Sussex County Division of Senior Services and Center for Prevention and Counseling.

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Related Topix: Sussex, NJ

The Black River News

Spring Rummage Sale

Donations may be left at the Church beginning Monday April 28 through May 1 between 9 am and 1 pm.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

AIM Vernon: Police Blotter, April 11, 2014

On Friday, March 28, 47-year-old Louis Rom of Highland Lakes was arrested on six counts of forgery and six counts of identity theft.

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Related Topix: Vernon, NJ, Highland Lakes, NJ, Pequannock, NJ

New Jersey Herald

Frankford rejects plans for Skylands Stadium market

Concerns were raised by the board regarding the amount of traffic the marketplace would attract and the amount of water discharge such a site would produce.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Sparta Independent

Tax rate to increase to two percent

Deputy Mayor Jerry Murphy said the Economic Development Committee met to discuss the sewer hook-up fees for businesses and its high costs.

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Related Topix: Sparta, NJ

New Jersey Herald

Met next stop for star of Newton concert

A star in the making will grace the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church of Newton on Palm Sunday when Amy Shoremount-Obra performs as featured soprano soloist in The Unity Choir's rendition of Charles Gounod's "Messe Solennelle" .

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Related Topix: Newton, NJ, Opera, Arts, Warren County, NJ

Tue Apr 08, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Mahwah man was target of mistaken-identity kidnapping, court papers reveal

Four years ago, a discussion over drinks at a Missouri bar triggered a kidnapping and murder plot that brought two men to Bergen County searching for a financier they believed owed money to a developer back home.

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Related Topix: Mahwah, NJ, Bergen County, NJ, Newton, NJ

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