Archives for The Hackettstown News

BUS TRIP TO SIGHT AND SOUND THEATER

BUS TRIP TO SIGHT AND SOUND THEATER “MOSES”   Hackettstown – Trinity Church is sponsoring a bus trip on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  This trip includes a ticket to the show, lunch at Plain and Fancy Farm Restaurant, and bus transportation. The cost is $90/person.  The bus will leave Trinity at 8:00 am and return around 6:00 pm. No reservations will be accepted after July 28, 2014 and final payment is also due at that time.  You can send your payment to the church office, 213 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 or mail to Nancy Soleau, 122 Peter Drive, Hackettstown,
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Pet Adoption : Jayla

This is Jayla Jayla is about 12-14 weeks old and so very sweet! Jayla was found along with her siblings in an abandon building in NC and brought to a high kill shelter. They siblings quickly became favorites at the shelter and they contacted FHDR. We transported Jayla and Kayla to NJ to live in foster homes. Jayla & Kayla are doing wondering in their foster homes. They are friendly, sweet and easy going. Jayla likes playing with toys and she likes retreiving balls. She has a long white patch of white on her chest. Both puppies have wirey beards,
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WARREN COUNTY SINGERS LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS

WARREN COUNTY SINGERS LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS If you love to sing and enjoy being part of a warm, friendly community, consider joining Warren County Community Singers.  This non-audition group accepts high school students and adults of any age. The first practice and the start of registration for the 2014 Fall Semester is Tuesday, Sept. 9. Registration continues each Tuesday in September through Sept. 30.             Registration/music fee is $50. The Singers also sponsor the Warren County Childrens’ Chorus for children 8-years-old and above. The fee for children is $25. They start rehearsing for the winter concert in early October.
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Boy Scout Troop 158 OF Hackettstown HOLDS COURT OF HONOR

Boy Scout Troop 158 OF Hackettstown HOLDS COURT OF HONOR   HACKETTSTOWN, NJ [July 3, 2014]—Boy Scout Troop 158, serving the Hackettstown, Great Meadows, and Allamuchy areas, held its quarterly Court of Honor on Monday, June 30 at the First Presbyterian Church Chapel in Hackettstown. The event recognized Scouts’ rank advancements and merit badges completed throughout the spring.   Nine Scouts advanced in rank or received Eagle palms: Scout: Gavin Beaton, Jamie Bragg, Kyle Core, Max DiPaola, Giancarlo Pandolfo, Joey Stecker Tenderfoot: Roger Perkowski First Class: Reid Captain Silver Eagle Palm: Spencer Hanus   Thirteen Scouts earned merit badges and
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HACKETTSTOWN NATIVE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL CAREER AS A RELIEF PITCHER WITH SOMERSET PATRIOTS

HACKETTSTOWN NATIVE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL CAREER AS A RELIEF PITCHER WITH SOMERSET PATRIOTS By Ejvind Boccolini A native of Hackettstown, graduating from Hackettstown High School in 2006, Jon Lucas is now a relief pitcher for the Somerset Patriots baseball team, continuing his career with strength and style. He has travelled extensively on the east coast, midwest, west coast, and Canada, playing the game he loves as part of professional baseball teams. Lucas will, of course, still travel to countless games out of state and across the nation, but he will be playing “home” games pretty close indeed to his hometown
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Life Skills Program at DAWN


Life Skills Program at DAWN   DAWN Center for Independent Living is offering is a 72-hour interactive comprehensive life skills program called Skills for Independent Living (SkIL), available to eligible teens and young adults with disabilities residing in Morris, Sussex, and Warren counties. Thanks to support from the United Way of Northern New Jersey, DAWN will provide a 2014 summer cycle of the program three days a week, from Now through August 28 from 1:00pm to 4:00 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in Budd Lake, NJ.
SkIL covers themes including “Who fired the maid?” (Keeping a Clean, Neat Home), “Making
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Hackettstown Police Find Driver Asleep at the Wheel

Hackettstown Police Find Driver Asleep at the Wheel According to Hackettstown police, an Independence Township man was injured this week when he drove his car into a utility pole off of Route 604. At about 8:14 a.m. on July 6, the Hackettstown Fire Department, the Hackettstown Rescue Squad, and the local police force responded to the scene of an accident at the intersection of Route 604 and Connie Terrace on the report that a car had crashed into a utility pole. Police were able to determine that Thomas Henderson, 57, fell asleep while driving a 2004 Lexus north on Route
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The Warren County Cultural and Heritage Commission is happy to present the Burning Bridget Cleary

FREE BURNING BRIDGET CLEARY AT SHIPPEN MANOR JULY 13 The Warren County Cultural and Heritage Commission is happy to present the Burning Bridget Cleary international touring band in a free concert on the lawn of Shippen Manor, Sunday, July 13th at 6 PM. Burning Bridget Cleary players are: Rose Baldino (fiddle, banjo) and Deirdre Lockman (fiddle, vocals), Lou Baldino (guitar) and Peter Trezzi (djembe drum). They have played hundreds of gigs along the East Coast and produced four CDs. We play high-energy traditional Celtic music, but with our own distinctive resonance,” Baldino says, “We add in a lot of original
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Hackettstown Hyundai Is Giving Away A Brand New 2014 Hyundai During Their 4th Annual Summer Fun Giveaway!

Hackettstown NJ – Hackettstown Hyundai is doing something unusual for a car dealership, they’re giving away a brand new 2014 Hyundai Accent GLS and all a consumer needs to do is fill out an entry blank and drop it in the car sitting on their showroom floor. No gimmicks, no crazy stunts, no purchase required. The giveaway drawing will be held @ the Hackettstown Hyundai New Car Showroom located at 40 Route 46 on Tuesday July 1st at 6:00 pm. Why are they doing this? “Many people have asked us that” states General Manager CJ Meyer. “We decided to do
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St. Mary’s Academy to Host 5K Run/Walk at River Park

On Sunday, June 22nd, 2014, St. Mary’s Academy (SMA) will be hosting a 5K Run/Walk in River Park in Hackettstown to raise funds for a new Catholic school that it’s planning to open in the greater Hackettstown community later this year. Please join us for what’s sure to be a morning of great race times, fun and prizes! Race check-in begins at 7:00 a.m.. Runners will take to the starting-line at 8:30 a.m. and walkers and kids will begin the race at 8:50 a.m.  The course, which is a registered 5K course, begins at Riverfront Park, winds through a portion
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