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Sparta, New Jersey is located in Sussex County. Zip codes in Sparta, NJ include 07871. The median home price in Sparta is $384,000 which is roughly $148/per square foot.

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4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Middletown's Shilique Calhoun selected as Big Ten's top...

Michigan State defensive lineman Shilique Calhoun of Middletown was named the Big Ten Preseason Defensive Player of the Year in a Big Ten writer's poll.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Letterman riffs on Lake Hopatcong snake tale

While stories of the Summer of the Snake may soon fade from the shores of Lake Hopatcong, some residents are determined to make a memory of it, not to be stored in the back of their minds, but worn across the front of their shirts.

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New Jersey Herald

Vernon businessman arrested in theft

A Vernon businessman was arrested and charged with theft after he allegedly took a $1,000 payment for a service he never performed, police said.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Split verdict for suspended police captain, ex-Sparta mayor

DINGMANS FERRY, Pa. - Traditionally, the 25th anniversary is known as the "silver anniversary."

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Asbury Park Press

Split verdict for suspended police captainSplit verdict for suspended ...

Split verdict for suspended police captain Authorities say Brady could face up to 20 years in prison.

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The Jersey Journal

Chickens for rent: N.J. resident gets fresh eggs without the hassle

"I just wasn't sure what it was -- but it's been nice," Manning says. "The chickens are so cute."

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Sparta man faces drug charges

A Sparta man was charged with marijuana possession after he was stopped for a broken headlight on July 15, police said.

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New Jersey Herald

Man faces burglary charges in Sparta

A Newark man is facing burglary charges after stealing about $20,000 in jewelry and other valuables from a Sparta house, police said.

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New Jersey Herald

Sussex mayor recuses self from water, sewer utility sale

Mayor Jonathan Rose has recused himself from any future dealings regarding the potential sale of the borough's water/sewer utility due to a conflict of interest.

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New Jersey Herald

West Milford teen bicyclist sustains life-threatening injuries in crash

A walking tour of the State Route 206 widening project with members of the state Department of Transportation left Byram officials with a lukewarm feeling over how the project was progressing.

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Patch.com

Sussex Pair Arrested After Route 15 Motor Vehicle Stop

Two Sussex County women were arrested following a motor vehicle stop on Route 15, Sparta Police said.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Deadlines for Filing as Candidates for Sparta Board of Education and Township Council

As of Friday, July 19, there have not been any nominating petitions turned in for candidates for the Sparta Board of Education or Sparta Township Council, according to the Sussex County Clerk's office in Newton.

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Patch.com

Newark Man Accused of Stealing $20K Worth of Items From Sparta Home

A Newark man who has been connected to a series of North Jersey residential burglaries has been accused of stealing $20,000 worth of jewelry and other items from a Sparta home.

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New Jersey Herald

Newton protest opposes Gaza fighting

The 60-day window to ink a contract between Sussex County Community College and the lone bidder to do work on Building D on the campus closes at the end of this week, and college officials said they are waiting for special counsel to make a recommendation on what to do.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

N.J. resident is loving his chickens

Rich Maglin, of Sparta, has been renting a pair of chickens from Rent The Chicken for the past month and a half.

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The Sparta Independent

Attorney moves to Sparta office

The move comes at a great time, as Cunningham has recently been appointed as an adjunct professor in the Justice Studies Department of Montclair State University.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Sparta Independent

Sparta man earns Eagle rank

Diesso, 19, was a member of Troop 95 in Sparta. He progressively moved up the ranks in his troop while participating in many camping and scouting events during his tenure.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Advertiser News (South)

Newton candy store is a cornucopia of colors and confections

Tuesday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Open late on evenings where there are performances at the Newton Theatre "I was looking to open some sort of business and candy is happy and cheerful," - Maria-Victoria Gicala, owner of Maria's Sweets & Candy Shoppe Getting started After thoroughly researching similar shops, types of inventory and ... (more)

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Sparta Independent

Locals enjoy carnival in Sparta

The annual event held on the church property at the corner of Newton-Sparta Road and County Rt.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Ex-Morris County Sheriff's officer rejects new plea deal, report says

PATERSON - An ex-Morris County Sheriff's officer has rejected an amended plea deal that would have put him behind bars for two years, New Jersey Herald reported .

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