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West Milford teacher named county's top educator

WEST MILFORD - Nicole Petrosillo gets down on her students' level, sitting in the same type of desk while exchanging ideas on narrative and context. Her instruction, however, is on a level of its own. Early this month, Passaic County's education office named Petrosillo the county's Teacher of the Ye

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 09:00:09

St. Luke's Health Network hosts 'Night of Heroes'

Two patient heroes were honored Sept. 16 at the 13th annual St. Luke's Night of Heroes celebration, along with the more than 100 caregiver heroes who helped make their recoveries possible. Those attending can meet the heroes: EMS providers, fire, police, medical caregivers, as well as the patients.

STANDARD SPEAKER - 2017-09-24 09:26:32

Local apple orchards enjoying bumper crop

As the fall season draws closer, employees at several local apple orchards are thrilled with the abundance of the fruit this year. "There's more apples on the trees than we've ever had before," said Jake Hunt, co-owner of Windy Brow Farms in Newton. Hunt added that due to the large amount of apples

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-24 07:01:00

Sussex Borough is asking where students reside

SUSSEX BOROUGH -- The Borough Council wants the state to require regional school districts to disclose student residency information to municipalities so they can verify that the students for whom they are being charged tuition are, in fact, their own. The resolution, which has the support of Mayo

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-24 07:01:00

Kanoff throws for 3 TDs in Princeton's 38-17 win

EASTON, Pa. (AP) - Chad Kanoff threw for 256 yards and three touchdowns and Princeton defeated Lafayette 38-17 on Saturday night. Kanoff was 31-of-41 passing, connecting with 10 receivers, with two interceptions. EASTON, Pa. (AP) - Chad Kanoff threw for 256 yards and three touchdowns and Princeton d

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2017-09-24 04:35:00

Black Dirt farmer Minkus knows his onions

NEW HAMPTON - Rick Minkus stood at the edge of field P/2, watching his son at the wheel of the harvester as it moved steadily up and down the rows, filling one truck after the other with 10,000 pounds - give or take - of onions. Taking a deep breath of the onion-infused air that blankets the Black D

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-23 01:52:54

Space causes new stir with term for opponent

A leaked recording of a local Republican incumbent state lawmaker using a derogatory term to describe a political opponent is garnering some widely varied reactions from people on all sides. Assemblyman Parker Space, R-24th Dist., can be heard referring to Democratic state Assembly candidate Kate

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-22 07:01:00

More wit and wisdom from Asm. Parker Space, R-Sussex | Editorial

The sitting president has given the imprimatur of a major political party to misogyny and sexist vulgarity, which is probably the main reason why New Jersey still allows people like Parker Space to park his pants at a desk in the state Assembly. The pride of Sussex County delights in spreading the p

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 22:03:53

Man charged with 'strict liability' in woman's drug overdose death

WEST MILFORD - A Paterson man has been charged in the death of a West Milford woman who overdosed on drugs he sold her, authorities said Thursday. Cleveland D. Spencer, 26, is charged in the death of Maryann McKinnon, 33, who was found unconscious and unresponsive June 2 in her home on Freehold Cour

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:36:29

Pundit and professor: 'Don't raise expectation bar too high'

"If you want to do it, here's how and there are pros and cons," said Dr. G. Terry Madonna, a pundit for media sources, professor of political science at Franklin and Marshall College Center for Politics and Public Affairs. The city has two referendum questions on the Nov. 7 ballot, along with two se

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2017-09-24 07:00:00

Cougar girls, Chiefs boys sweep tri-meet

HAMPTON -- The Kittatinny girls cross country team was able to score a sweep of Vernon and Hopatcong behind a first-place effort from Ali Schutte and a third-place finish from Emily Ward. The Cougars (3-1) scored a 24-31 victory over Vernon and took down Hopatcong by a count of 15-50 to improve to

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-21 23:05:00

12th annual Weekend Journey through the Past on Oct. 14-15 in Somerset County

Here is a sneak preview of Somerset County's 12th annual Weekend Journey through the Past, sponsored by the county Cultural & Heritage Commission. Mark your calendars now for Saturday, Oct. 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 15, from noon to 4 p.m. "This popular fall event has something f

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 15:22:12

Youth ministry is topic at Harding church

HARDING TWP. - Youth ministry matters will be the topic of the next Sunday Speaker Series at 11:15 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 24, at the First Presbyterian Church of New Vernon on Lee's Hill Road. Megan DeWald, assistant director of the Institute for Youth Ministry at Princeton Theological Seminary, will d

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-21 11:00:00

Officer injured after patrol car hits telephone pole

NEWTON -- A Newton police officer was hospitalized after his patrol car struck a telephone pole on High Street Friday morning, police said. According to Chief Michael Richards, Newton police received a call shortly after 11 a.m. from passersby that a police car had crashed in front of Barn Hill Ca

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-22 20:40:00

Person trapped after rollover wreck on Route 33 North

A person was trapped in a overturned vehicle just before 9:30 a.m. on Route 33 North in Bushkill Township, authorities say. The crash was at mile marker 13.4, a Northampton County emergency dispatch supervisor confirmed. It wasn't immediately clear if the person was injured. Tony Rhodin may be reach

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 13:49:58

Townships must preserve open space for flood control | Letter

As I am writing this letter, there are four hurricanes in the news. We all know the damage Harvey did to Texas and what Irma did to Florida. Recent articles have traced the history of hurricanes that have touched our area. As a young boy in 1955, I can still remember my father taking me to downtown

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-21 13:15:09

Mount Vernon library hosts comics convention Saturday

Dennis O'Neil at his Nyack home Feb. 25, 2016. He is a legendary writer and editor of the Batman series of comics beginning in the 70s Peter Carr/The Journal News The Mount Vernon Public Library will hold a comics convention Saturday with a guest artist who has worked for Marvel Comics. The free ev

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 10:00:03

Newton officer in Friday car accident identified

NEWTON -- Town police have identified the officer involved in a one-car accident Friday in Newton as Patrolman Shawn Burke. According to Chief Mike Richards, Burke was flown by helicopter to Morristown Medical Center, where his injuries were still being evaluated Friday night. Police received a call

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-24 07:01:00

Mount Vernon man beat girls out of frustration: Statement

Derran Morris of Mount Vernon was arraigned in Westchester County Court on Sept. 20, 2017. He is accused of beating his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter to death and severely injuring her twin sister. Matt Spillane/The Journal News Derran Morris told detectives that he beat his girlfriend's 2-year-

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-21 17:18:19

Government jobs can pay well

Middletown's public works commissioner and police chief, two Ulster County staff psychiatrists and Kiryas Joel's village administrator each earned more than $200,000 and were the highest-paid local government employees in the region in the 12-month period that ended March 31. Jacob Tawil, an enginee

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-24 00:15:51