Vernon Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Rain will usher in cooler daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | New Jersey Herald

    ... of rain, while one in Hardyston reported 2.34 inches of rain. An Andover observer reported 1.63 inches of rain and in Vernon, an observer reported 0.98 inches of rain. On June 21, Montague reported just 0.07 inch of rain with 0.21 at Vernon, 0.38 ...

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  2. Gottheimer: Grant to Vernon homeowner an example of a clawing back' tax dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | New Jersey Herald

    U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer, D-5th Dist., joined Vernon Mayor Harry Shortway for a look Tuesday at modifications and improvements to the home of 85-year-old resident Ann McGivney made possible by a $7,500 federal grant the congressman recently helped her obtain. The little-known program, which is administered through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Office of Rural Development, is known as the Section 504 Home Repair Program.

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  3. Mountain Creek partners with Hilltop on ski programRead the original story

    Monday Jul 2 | The Sparta Independent

    ... access to coached skiing along with access to premier education, as Mountain Creek's program is just steps away in Vernon, NJ, centrally located to provide the most time on the hill as possible, directly correlating in more developed ski skills and ...

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  4. Iconic Fairy Tale Forest will re-open this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | NorthJersey.com

    ... attraction prior to Jungle Habitat's four-year run near Greenwood Lake and the subsequent opening of Action Park in Vernon in the 1970s. Closed 13 years ago, the theme park that brought famed bedtime stories to life in the town's Oak Ridge section ...

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  5. M. Douglas Dunn, Esq., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    NEW VERNON, NJ, July 03, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present M. Douglas Dunn, Esq., with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Dunn celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field.

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  6. Petitioners seeking to stop special election in NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | New Jersey Herald

    ... operating under the Faulkner Act, only Newton's council has retained the May election. Governing bodies in Sparta, Vernon and Byram moved their elections to November. The petition contains language that a move from May to November would save money ...

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  7. Former teacher gives talk onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Vernoy Paolini, a docent at the 9/11 Memorial, was the guest speaker at the Vernon Township Woman's Club on Thursday June 28. Paolini, a former Vernon teacher, beautifully presented a talk and slide presentation on Gander, Newfoundland, Canada and how the town graciously accepted, cared for and protected 7,000 airline passengers who were stranded immediately after the horror of 9/11. With air space shut down, 255 planes needed to be rerouted elsewhere and the small town of Gander opened their town and their hearts to 38 planes containing 7,000 displaced passengers.

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  8. Vernon twins represent Vernon Coalition at national levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Twins Matt and Mike Kubik, seniors at Vernon Township High School, attended a national CADCA meeting in Washington D.C., where they met with state representatives to lobby for continued funding for substance abuse prevention programs while representing the Vernon Coalition and Above the Influence Youth Group. They attended various training sessions with 400 other youth who attended along with 3,000 adults, a number of them wanting information on establishing their own youth groups.

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  9. Vernon made historical inroads in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | New Jersey Herald

    Members of the Vernon softball team wanted to make sure that no one would forget the firepower they possessed in the 2018 season. It had been a long journey, one the six Vikings seniors knew very well.

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  10. E. Kevin Elvidge has been a positive force for NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | New Jersey Herald

    ... in our county seat of Newton rather than scattered throughout the county. While I don't live in Newton -- I live in Vernon Township -- I realize that what happens in our county seat of Newton impacts, to some extent, my town of Vernon, as well as ...

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  11. Vernon trail system's progress continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | New Jersey Herald

    New Jersey Herald file photo - Olivia Cilli, 9, of Vernon, rakes up loose grass and weed clippings from a trail cleared through the woods near the intersection of Sandhill Road and Drew Mountain Road by the Vernon Township Greenway Action Advisory Committee. The new trail was carved last year as part of the Vernon greenway, which is seen as having potential to be a catalyst for ecotourism and economic growth in the township.

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  12. Vernon PAL offers friendship, fun, camaraderieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | New Jersey Herald

    The Vernon Police Athletic League started in 1981 with a simple mission of providing a safe, wholesome, and drug-free environment where young people and their pals could enjoy a variety of fun activities together. Founded by local police officers, the Vernon PAL opened its current building five years later in a move made possible by the donations of money, labor and materials received from the community shortly after the nonprofit organization got its start.

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  13. Electrify state's transportation sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | New Jersey Herald

    ... page. Editor: I'm disappointed that the New Jersey Herald chose not to follow up on the front page story of Tank the Vernon death row dog. Editor: Like many Americans, I am relieved that the precipice we were on, with insults and threats of nuclear ...

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  14. NJ Lottery winner: Jackson ticket worth $249,150Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | Asbury Park Press

    ... the jackpot are one in 962,598. April 13, 2018: The winner of the $533 million Mega Millions lottery, Richard Wahl of Vernon, speaks to gathered press at lottery headquarters. The 47-year-old previously lived in Michigan. April 13, 2018:The winner ...

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  15. Global Markets-Global stocks lift as on U.S. takes softer tone on China trade fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | Reuters

    ... be as severe as feared," said Rick Meckler, partner at Cherry Lane Investments, a family investment office in New Vernon, New Jersey. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index .FTEU3 rose 0.90 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe ...

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  16. Wall Street gains after new U.S. plan for China investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | Reuters

    ... won't be as severe as feared," said Rick Meckler, partner, Cherry Lane Investments, a family investment office in New Vernon, New Jersey. "The big problem is there is no clear message and all we're doing is bouncing around the recent lows as ...

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  17. Vernon going to court over illegal dumpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | New Jersey Herald

    ... concerns and that the issue was strictly a local matter. As a result, Shortway said, "This has and will cost the Vernon taxpayer thousands of dollars, but I have no choice but to use every legal means possible to stop this insanity." "The lack of ...

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  18. Vernon seniors graduate into futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 25 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Mother Nature was kind enough to hold off her rain showers last Friday while the Vernon Township High School class of 2018 entered the stadium for the last time as seniors, and exited for the first time as VTHS graduates. Hundreds of spectators filled the stadium, clutching flowers, congratulatory balloons, and teddy bears wearing caps and gowns.

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  19. Therapy dog visits libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 25 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... stories about dogs. She enjoyed Pig and Pug read by Brandon Babcock. A book featuring Scooby Doo by Abigail Hanson of Vernon, while her brother Gaius Hanson read The Night Before First Grade which had first graders constructing noodle poodles. After ...

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  20. Vernon student wins Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 25 | New Jersey Herald

    Paper Mill Playhouse, The State Theatre of New Jersey, recently awarded Matthew Losco, a senior at Vernon Township High School a Rising Star Award in the Best Supporting Actor category. Losco received the award for his portrayal of Igor in "Young Frankenstein.

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