Sussex County Newswire

Sussex County Newswire

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  1. Kittatinny Barracudas win 9th straight Wallkill Swim ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... pool and Kittatinny's Russell, Klingener and Riva, Forest Lakes' Melanie Lumkong, Kira Alemy and Dayna Alemy, Sussex County YMCA's Emily Rothamel, Emily Haudek, Abbey Gardner, Vincent Fasino and Chris Gutierrez, Lake Tranquility's Anthony Rizzo, ...

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  2. Miners swept in Saturday double-dip wipeoutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    The Sussex County Miners' much-needed playoff push with the final full month of the season underway began with a glum result in Saturday's doubleheader. Trailing the fourth-place Trois-Rivieres Aigles by five games entering two games with the Garden State Grays, the Miners had little room for error against the Canadian-American League's all-road squad and for the rest of the season.

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  3. Sussex Stags notch third straight winRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... Westura/New Jersey Herald - Fairgoers walk the midway Friday on opening day of the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Frankford. FRANKFORD - Under a cloudless sky befitting its diamond ...

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  4. Fair honors veterans, highlights diverse talentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Although Saturday was a warm day, the sun often dipped behind clouds to briefly cool off fairgoers as they weaved their way through the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show. To beat the heat, fairgoers sipped lemonade, fanned themselves with any paper they could get their hands on, and made their way to the shade of the tents.

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  5. Big plans, big dreams for Newton athletic centerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    A small group of Newton residents has a giant dream - a 300,000-square-foot community/athletic center with soccer fields, hockey rinks, swimming pools, racquet courts and more, all indoors. The recently incorporated, not-for-profit Education Sports Plus Foundation has little on paper but already has a major backer, Sussex County Community College, which could provide the land for the center on just over 30 acres fronting Mill Street/Route 519.

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  6. Miss Sparta is named 2015 Queen of the FairRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Miss Sparta Aimee Buchanan was named 2015 Queen of the Fair Saturday night at the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show. Buchanan, 18, is a 2015 Sparta High School graduate.

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  7. Latest nuke deal benefits only Iran, not U.S.Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... have been trying to get Governor Christie to do something about the apparent corruption in Wantage and Sussex County that has cost us taxpayers many, many thousands of dollars, to no avail. Editor: I am left to wonder as to how Chris Christie can ...

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  8. Unhappy with candidates, he's running himselfRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... have been trying to get Governor Christie to do something about the apparent corruption in Wantage and Sussex County that has cost us taxpayers many, many thousands of dollars, to no avail. Editor: I am left to wonder as to how Chris Christie can ...

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  9. Investigation ongoing into death, disappearance of Hampton dogsRead the original story

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    ... Westura/New Jersey Herald - Fairgoers walk the midway Friday on opening day of the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Frankford. FRANKFORD - Under a cloudless sky befitting its diamond ...

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  10. Elephant's appearance at fair draws protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    About 25 animal-rights advocates chanting "Save Nosey Now" greeted first-day visitors to the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show on Friday with signs urging people not to ride the elephant. The protesters, several of whom carried handmade signs decrying the use of bullhooks and other elephant training implements they said amount to animal torture, say they plan to continue holding intermittent vigils throughout the 10-day run of the fair to call attention to the plight of circus elephants and other performing animals like Nosey.

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  11. Hardyston-based winery is Jersey FreshRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    Continuing a 31-year promotion, New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher conducted a two-day tour of the farms and operations in the Garden State that embody "Jersey Fresh," including a Friday stop at Cava Winery and Vineyard. Joined by state Sen. Steve Oroho and Sussex County Freeholder Richard Vohden, Fisher spoke about the department's social media campaign, #JerseyFreshLove, and its impact on the state's agricultural community.

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  12. Golf: Snouffer makes Met Am's match-play round for 2nd straight yearRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | New Jersey Herald

    ... on-site stroke-play qualifier Thursday. ANDOVER TWP. - The sizzling heat on Tuesday and Wednesday has forced Sussex County's general population to search for solace in the confines of the nearest body of water, but it does not mean golf has to be ...

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  13. Fair's festive first night marks 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Jersey Herald

    Under a cloudless sky befitting its diamond anniversary, the past and the future joined hands Friday night as the festivities marking the 75th year of the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show got under way. The opening ceremony, which began with a parade of young farmers and longtime dignitaries, was capped by welcoming remarks from New Jersey Agriculture Secretary Douglas Fisher and a hearty rooster crow by three generations of Sussex County fairgoers.

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  14. NJSP Seeking Volunteers for Domestic Violence Response TeamsRead the original story

    Friday | New Jersey State Police

    West Trenton, N.J. The New Jersey State Police and partnering domestic violence advocacy groups are seeking volunteers for Domestic Violence Response Teams in Vernon Township, Sussex County. Volunteer advocates work in conjunction with police, county prosecutor's offices, and private organizations to provide support, information, referrals, and a safety plan to victims of domestic violence.

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  15. 500 JCP&L customers without powerRead the original story

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... to the New Jersey State Police. NEWTON -- Town police are investigating the possibility of tainted heroin in Sussex County after three people overdosed on the drug Tuesday night and police administered Narcan on two victims to bring them back to ...

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  16. Lightning fire damages Andover Twp. home as storm moves across countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... fire knocked down in just over a half-hour, he said. Based on witness reports and evidence at the scene, the Sussex County Fire Marshal's Office and police are listing the official cause as the lightning strike, the sergeant said. He said the ...

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  17. Circus thrills preview fair's openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... got a free sneak peak at this year's Circus Hollywood, which will perform daily at the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show. "We had them last year and it was a big success," said Rich Hammler, the fair's director of family ...

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  18. Newton urged to save County SeatRead the original story

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... have been trying to get Governor Christie to do something about the apparent corruption in Wantage and Sussex County that has cost us taxpayers many, many thousands of dollars, to no avail. Editor: I am left to wonder as to how Chris Christie can ...

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  19. Mother indicted in homicide of 3-year-old in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WMDT

    Delaware State Police say 23-year-old Detoshia Spence, of Laurel, was indicted on Monday, in connection with the death of her toddler on April 17. Investigators say a 911 call came in reporting CPR in progress, at a home on Daniel Street, in Carvel Gardens, in Laurel. The Laurel Police Department, Laurel Fire Department, and Sussex County Paramedics responded to the scene, but it was apparently too late.

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  20. Sussex County Prosecutor's OfficeRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Township Journal

    ... of a controlled dangerous substance. He admitted to selling heroin to an individual cooperating with the Sussex County Gangs, Guns and Narcotics Task Force in the Borough of Franklin on Jan. 6, 2015. Dennis Gleason, 57, of Franklin, pleaded guilty ...

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