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  1. Sussex County man sentenced to 30 years for sexually assaulting ex-girlfriend's daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... Thomas Critchley, must serve 85 percent, or 25 1/2 years, behind bars before being eligible for parole, the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office said in a news release . The jury found Williams guilty on two counts of first-degree aggravated sexual ...

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  2. Comment on Former N.J. postmaster indicted in widespread fraud scheme by thin straws 140440Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brookale Public Radio

    A former Sussex County postmaster in northern New Jersey has been indicted for allegedly defrauding the government of hundreds of thousands of dollars. A A A A U-S Attorney Christopher Christie said yesterday that John Balliro of Hamburg improperly directed 600 thousand dollars in unnecessary repair work on postal vehicles to a Newton garage.

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  3. Grounds For Sculpture Releases Schedule for Spring/Summer Exhibition SeasonRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... work of New Jersey/New York-based artist Robert Lobe is featured. Working primarily in the rural woodlands of Sussex County, NJ, Lobe's richly textured aluminum reliefs are made by hammering sheets of aluminum over natural forms in a technique ...

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  4. Slain son's memory still inspires family's lives 18 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... has diverted their feelings of anger over his murder into positive outlets. Joe Giordano volunteers with Sussex County Habitat for Humanity. The work allows him to make "lemonade out of lemons." Navarro opened Jeremiah's Gourmet Deli and Catering in ...

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  5. Big Brew Beer Festival returning next month to county fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    General admission tickets are $53 through April 25 for the Big Brew Sussex Beer Festival that returns to the Sussex County Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 9. After April 25, the ticket prices rise to $58 until May 2, then $62 until the event. First held in December, the Big Brew Sussex Beer Festival will once again benefit the Newton Fire Museum.

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  6. Cailey Jewelers looking to thrive in AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... with a population of less than 3,000. The store should fit the atmosphere, he said. At both his old and new Sussex County locations, he tried to make the dA cor one of country elegance. Deming's been at the Augusta location since early March, ...

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  7. Gala marks 35th anniversary of Karen Ann Quinlan HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... Gala at Perona Farms in Andover Township. Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice marked 35 years of serving residents in Sussex County and surrounding communities with an Anniversary Gala on Saturday at Perona Farms in Andover Township. The evening was designed ...

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  8. 30-year prison sentence for Montague manRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... 14, said, "I am lucky that I stand here today and I'm lucky to be going on with my life." Seana Pappas, the Sussex County assistant prosecutor who tried the case, while asking for Williams to be sentenced to life in prison, told Critchley that ...

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  9. Couch to 5K' program back for 4th year in VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Thrice-weekly workouts will begin Tuesday, culminating in Vernon's annual five-kilometer race on Sunday, June 7. Missi Wiedbrauk, the township's director of Community Affairs and Recreation, is again the lead organizer and will be aided by Cherie Shortway, a Vernon resident. While it is not unusual for Sussex County municipalities to sponsor races - neighboring Hardyston, for example, is holding its annual 5K race on June 6 - Vernon goes a step further by incorporating an entry-level training regimen.

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  10. Sussex County Lost: Village of FlatbrookvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... had an estimated population of 150. Flatbrookville, like more than 80 other small hamlets and communities in Sussex County, had a one-room schoolhouse. In 1868, John W. Barber and Henry Howe issued a new edition of their book "Historical Collections ...

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  11. Backyard explorer finds his way to second-in-command at the Sussex County YMCARead the original story

    Friday | The Sparta Independent

    Corey Brown spent his childhood investigating the woods behind his Montague home in Sussex County and developed a life-long love of the outdoors. Years later, Brown found a fulfilling career at the Fairview Lake YMCA Camps, where for eight years he led survival camps, oversaw weekend programs and then increased its visibility as marketing director.

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  12. County to host support for caregiversRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advertiser News (South)

    The Sussex County Dept. of Human Services, Division of Senior Services will administer two support groups for caregivers in gthe county.

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  13. Two charged with drug distributionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... specific ignition sources, specifically butane to process other forms of marijuana. Hanley was remanded to the Sussex County Jail in lieu of $35,000 bail and McDonald was remanded to the Sussex County Jail in lieu of $5,000.00 bail.

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  14. Candidates position on solar projectRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Advertiser News (South)

    I wish to ensure that my position is clear on the current solar project and settlement currently impacting Sussex, Morris and Somerset Counties. If I was a sitting Freeholder at the time that this project was implemented in Sussex County, I would not have supported this risky financial model.

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  15. Sussex woman dies in fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... though her injuries were apparently too severe to save her. The fire is also being investigated by the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office and Sussex County Fire Marshal's Office. Assisting the Sussex Fire Department at the scene were the Frankford, ...

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  16. Comment on Former N.J. postmaster indicted in widespread fraud scheme by tiffany & co 1837 024550Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brookale Public Radio

    A former Sussex County postmaster in northern New Jersey has been indicted for allegedly defrauding the government of hundreds of thousands of dollars. A A A A U-S Attorney Christopher Christie said yesterday that John Balliro of Hamburg improperly directed 600 thousand dollars in unnecessary repair work on postal vehicles to a Newton garage.

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  17. New bistro opens in WantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Sussex County's newest restaurant, Celine's Bistro, on Route 23 North in Wantage, is open for business and eager to welcome you. The restaurant building on Route 23, just north of Hamburg, has housed many different restaurants over the years, but Craig Mondesando, Celine's general manager, said he believes Celine's will quickly become the stand-out favorite.

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  18. Sparta welcomes newly hired police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... where he also has been recognized with the Air Reserve Forces Meritorious Service Medal. A 2003 graduate of Sussex County Technical School, where he concentrated in electronics, Florio also holds an associate's degree in environmental science from ...

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  19. Hopatcong looks to sell 5 borough propertiesRead the original story

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... "The whole idea is to get people to reinvest in Hopatcong," he continued. "We're trying to buck the trend of Sussex County. Sussex County is losing people and businesses; Hopatcong is trying to bring in people and businesses." Francis said the ...

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  20. N.J. jobless rate inches up for 3rd straight monthRead the original story

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    ... Although county-by-county data lags the reporting for the state as a whole, the most recent finalized data for Sussex County showed it with 5.5 percent unemployment in December, which outperformed the state as a whole. As always, however, the ...

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