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  1. Sussex Borough won't dispute Gavan appointmentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New Jersey Herald

    The Sussex Borough Council, after lengthy discussion Tuesday night, voted 1-4 against a resolution protesting the selection of Glenn Gavan as judge of Wantage's joint municipal court. Last August, Gavan, an attorney, resigned as chairman of the Sussex County Community College Board of Trustees after failing to disclose that he had represented CP Engineers, an engineering firm hired to do work for the college, and that his office was located in an office building of the firm.

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  2. Officials host drug recognition courseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Advertiser News (South)

    - On Feb. 17, over 145 law enforcement, EMT's and other first responders gathered at Sussex County Community College's student center theater. They were there to attend a Statewide Drug Recognition Course, a component of the New Jersey Attorney ...

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  3. Hamburg summer program may be canceledRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Advertiser News (South)

    Borough Councilman Mark Senna said while no final decision has been made, the possible cancellation stems from a lack of participation The Hamburg Chamber of Commerce is getting involved in preparations for a Sussex County Day, be held at Sussex County Community College on May 3. Each town in the county will be given a booth. All towns are being asked to be involved, including their fire departments.

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  4. Charlie Daniels to have encore at Rock, Ribs & Ridges FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Advertiser News (South)

    Southern legend Charlie Daniels will make his only area appearance with an encore performance at the 6th annual Rock, Ribs & Ridges festival on June 28. The music icon brings his fiddle and mixture of rock, country, bluegrass, blues and gospel to North Jersey as Franklin Sussex Auto Mall presents two days of music and barbecue at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta on June 27 to 28. “We're thrilled to have Charlie Daniels back headlining the area's premier summer rock and rib festival,” said Festival Executive Producer Howard Freeman of Promo 1, who noted that Daniels' performance in 2013 helped the festival's growth and eventual move to the expansive fairgrounds.

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  5. Family Promise 17th Annual Dinner AuctionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Township Journal

    Family Promise of Sussex County, formerly known as Sussex County Interfaith Hospitality Network, will hold its annual Dinner Auction on Saturday, March 28 at the Lake Mohawk Country Club in Sparta. Corporate sponsorships are available, and tickets are now on sale.

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  6. Freeholders settle solar suitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Township Journal

    What mayors from around Sussex County told freeholders before they approved a legal settlement in which the county will pay $12.3 million to Power Partners Mastec LLC, the contractor hired by SunLight General Capital to install solar panels around the county. Fredon Mayor Carl Lazarro compared the original decision by the Board of Freeholders to guarantee $27.7 million bonds to the solar power company and the latest decision to spend more money to complete the project to him going to the freeholders homes and asking them to let him invest with their 401K.

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  7. 29 N.J. St. Patrick's Day parades mark the holiday in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... -- some carrying on decades-long traditions and others just starting their march into holiday history. From Sussex County down to the Wildwoods, here are 29 ways to celebrate the greenest day of the year in New Jersey -- and one more just across the ...

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  8. 'Sister-to-Sister' Prom Shop opens at Project Self-Sufficiency in NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... formal wear are currently being accepted for display. The "Sister-to-Sister" Prom Shop is made possible by the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency. For information about donating dresses to the Sister-to-Sister Prom Shop ...

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  9. Greet spring with a visit to the Springfest Garden ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Township Journal

    Spring is just around the corner and garden exhibits featuring new trends in landscaping will be featured at the Springfest Garden Show, March 12 to 15, at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta. Expert speakers pack the Lecture Hall with educational how-to and visitors will find garden shopping all under one roof.

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  10. County settles solar suitRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Township Journal

    - The Sussex County Board of Freeholders decided to settle, rather than continue fighting a lawsuit over $24 million that a solar energy company has been unable to pay back to the county. With mayors from around the county calling on the Board of ...

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  11. Sussex County's $26 million problemRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Township Journal

    SunLight General Capital received $27.7 million in bonds guaranteed by Sussex County for installent solar panels on muncipal buildings and schools throughout the county. Not all of the projects were completed however.

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  12. The High Cost of Jersey: Why we leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NJ.com

    New Jersey is one of the most expensive states in which to live. While many say they can't wait to leave, many more say they wouldn't go, even if they could.

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  13. Ice patch cause of accident in JeffersonRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... cross run, he looks across at the handful of riders he's racing. NEWTON -- The authority that operates the Sussex County landfill and the Upper Wallkill sewage plant are looking at the idea of connecting the two by a sewer line. NEWTON -- The ...

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  14. County may back request for probe of solar projectRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    The Sussex County freeholders may consider putting their support behind the Morris County freeholder board's vote Monday to request a review by the State Comptroller's Office of a settlement aimed at saving what's left of a multimillion-dollar solar energy program now awash in red ink and of the circumstances leading up to it. The Morris freeholders' vote to do so followed their 4-3 vote to approve a settlement that will have Sussex, Morris and Somerset counties - all of which partnered in the solar program in 2011 - collectively spend $21 million on top of the $88 million already committed to the effort.

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  15. Back-to-back storms mean messy commutesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    A storm system dropped a few inches of snow, sleet, and freezing rain on Sussex County throughout the night, making for a slick morning commute, and more is expected to blanket the area this evening. "A new wave will spread snow from midnight tonight into Thursday, dropping around 3 to 6 inches in the Sussex County area," AccuWeather senior meterologist Carl Erickson said.

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  16. Prayer vigil planned for missing boysRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... the night of Sunday, Feb. 8, and the morning of Monday, Feb. 9, by their father, Kristopher Dohm, 36, the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office has previously said. Authorities have said Dohm was driving a gray 2009 Nissan Pathfinder with the license ...

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  17. Two issues of concern in countyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... walk away with millions of our dollars. So far this looks like an horrendous failure that will ultimately cost Sussex County residents. The Herald was diligent once this project went sour and kept it as a front-page issue. The more I read, the more ...

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  18. Public library users must abide by rulesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... That is their policy and when using those libraries, you are agreeing to abide by said policies. By using your Sussex County library card, you are agreeing to abide by the policies of the Sussex County Library System. These policies can easily be ...

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  19. Schools, businesses cancel activities in first wave of snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Photo by Daniel Freel/New Jersey Herald - A woman walks along Spring Street in Newton Tuesday as snow and sleet begin to fall. Precipitation began falling in Sussex County around 2 p.m. today and is expected to continue in various forms through Thursday morning, AccuWeather senior meteorologist Carl Erickson said.

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  20. Sussex County Prosecutor's OfficeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Advertiser News (South)

    Salazar admitted to starting a fire within the cab of a 1998 Samsung Excavator that was located on Salazar's property. Feb. 27 Dana Villano, 29, of Vernon wa sentenced to five years of Drug Court probation.

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