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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
3 Brothers Pose Danger to Community, Police Say

3 Brothers Pose Danger to Community, Police Say

Trio accused of jumping man two days after one of them punched a woman in the face and assaulted an officer, report said.
Man Accused of Punching Woman in the Face, Assaulting Police Officer

Man Accused of Punching Woman in the Face, Assaulting Police Officer

Two brothers arrested last week for incident outside Rite Aid.
Hopatcong Gets its First Girls on the Run Team

Hopatcong Gets its First Girls on the Run Team

Registration for the fall 2014 program begins Tuesday.
Snake Traps Removed from Lake Hopatcong Due to Lack of Evidence

Snake Traps Removed from Lake Hopatcong Due to Lack of Evidence

Month-long search for alleged anaconda continues for snake expert, but state pulls back.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
‘No Sign of a Snake’ in Lake Hopatcong, DEP Says

‘No Sign of a Snake’ in Lake Hopatcong, DEP Says

Traps untouched, photo evidence lacking leads officials to wonder about alleged sightings, report says.
Hopatcong Man Accused of Drug Possession, Leaving the Scene of a Crash

Hopatcong Man Accused of Drug Possession, Leaving the Scene of a Crash

James Duffy, 36, crashed his vehicle last week on Lakeside Avenue, police said.
Former Sparta Mayor Convicted of Official Misconduct, Computer Theft

Former Sparta Mayor Convicted of Official Misconduct, Computer Theft

Brian Brady, 52, a suspended captain with the New Jersey Human Services Police, used police databases for personal use.
NJ Native Tapped as Garden State's Homeland Security Chief

NJ Native Tapped as Garden State's Homeland Security Chief

Dr. Christopher Rodriguez will leave CIA to become Director of Homeland Security for after appointment by Governor Christie.
Sussex Pair Arrested After Route 15 Motor Vehicle Stop

Sussex Pair Arrested After Route 15 Motor Vehicle Stop

Three syringes found in vehicle and driver had suspended license, police said.
Newark Man Accused of Stealing $20K Worth of Items From Sparta Home

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

Jason A. Livingston, 37, has also been charged in a series of burglaries throughout North Jersey.
Photos Released of Alleged Netcong Bank Robber

Photos Released of Alleged Netcong Bank Robber

The Fulton Bank was robbed last week when a man called in a bomb threat and instructed the money be placed outside.
Snake in Lake Hopatcong a Green Anaconda, Expert Says

Snake in Lake Hopatcong a Green Anaconda, Expert Says

Reptile expert says local officials told him to keep his 'mouth shut' about the species to avoid a public panic.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Beautiful Sunset Photos By The Lake

Beautiful Sunset Photos By The Lake

Photos taken by Scott Jolliffe
Lake Hopatcong Snake Has Hand-Sized Head, Expert Says

Lake Hopatcong Snake Has Hand-Sized Head, Expert Says

Specialist gets a glimpse of what is believed to be a boa constrictor that is about 15 or 16 feet long.
Generals Claim Diamond 'Turf' With Independence Day Tourney Win

Generals Claim Diamond 'Turf' With Independence Day Tourney Win

Team comprised of players from Mendham, Sparta, Randolph and West Orange have won four competitions since May.
Masked Gunman Wanted for Dairy Queen Robbery

Masked Gunman Wanted for Dairy Queen Robbery

State Police release photo of man who robbed a Montague Township DQ and assaulted one of the employees.
Knee Deep Club Announces Results of Striper Fishing Contest

Knee Deep Club Announces Results of Striper Fishing Contest

The winner received $440 in cash for a 6 lb. 12 oz. striper.