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2018-19 NHL Season

It's here.....

Preseason. They played in China. They played in Lucan. Not long before we get the real thing.

submitted 10 hours ago by GC

Elections - Town Candidates

I understand town elections are approaching. Can someone guide me where to find the candidates info, the goals they have set forth, etc...

On a side note, I really wish the town website was more user friendly....it just feels ancient. With so many website platforms this website could be reworked for info and act as a go to resource!

submitted 13 hours ago by readyforchange

Talk Like a Pirate Day 9/19!

Talk Like a Pirate Day 9/19!Arrrrgggh! Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum!

submitted 23 hours ago by Calico696

Narcissistic domestic violence counseling

Anyone have a recommendation for a therapist that treats narcissistic domestic violence abuse?
Thanks in advance!

submitted 1 day ago by Only temporary

What is this bug?

What is this bug?I had this buzzing me this eve. It was rather large. Body about 2 to 3" long and tail/stinger another 2" at least. I hit a wall on google. Anybody know what it is?

submitted 1 day ago by Grascal

Liberty Township Residents - BOE wants to "Mothball" our school

I encourage all of the Liberty Township residents to attend the next BOE meeting at the middle school on Tuesday, September 25th. The BOE is putting a committee together to evaluate "mothballing" Liberty School. From what I'm hearing they have already stopped maintenance at the school. They re-elected Agatha Wilkie to the BOE after Independence did not re-elect during the election. Another pawn of the Mango BOE.

Can you imagine what this will do to property value in our town? Also, Liberty is a one floor school? They want to move Liberty to... More

submitted 1 day ago by Liberty Resident

National Cheeseburger Day 9/18!

National Cheeseburger Day 9/18!Good thing I got this in before lunch time. Enjoy everyone!

submitted 1 day ago by Calico696

Fun Harvest Sides With Dips

For all those vegans out there, try this: Clean and cut into small pieces fingerling or red potatoes, baby carrots, string beans, zucchini, crimini mushrooms, pearl onions, cherry tomatoes and hot peppers. Sprinkle all with extra virgin olive oil, coat with Knorr onion soup mix and roast at 350 degrees for I hour. For dipping, there is pesto (basil, garlic and chopped pine nuts), horseradish and sour cream (or tofu) sauce, plus apple and pear sorbet. Also, grilled fresh corn. For non-vegans there are chicken cutlets (recipe on another thread), and for desert there is... More

submitted 2 days ago by DannyC

Minivan Talk

Hello, in the market for a minivan. Ive narrowed down to the Chrysler Pacificia, Toyota Sedona and Honda Odyssey. Any personal experience/ preference to offer? TIA!

submitted 2 days ago by Itsnotme

RIP Mr. Bob Sheldon

Hackettstown lost a great pillar of our community. A very sweet man who truly loved Hackettstown.

Condolences to his family and friends.


submitted 2 days ago by Greg

Rummage Sale

Hello everyone! Where is the rummage sale taking place September 20? I see it listed on the calendar of events but no more info. Thanks for responding.

submitted 2 days ago by Tan

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