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Meet JoJo

Meet JoJo from Eleventh Hour Rescue. He is a 20 lb. Miniature Pinscher mix that is about 4-5 years old. He is a lively and playful sweet boy who knows basic commands and loves to play fetch. JoJo gets along with other dogs and is very well behaved and housebroken. JoJo is very eager to please and loves to be in your lap cuddling! This little intelligent boy would make a wonderful family companion. To read more about JoJo, to complete an application for him, or to see all of the adoptable pets, please visit: www.ehrdogs.org or call 973-664-0865.
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Christmas Craft Fair St Jude’s Parish Center

Christmas Craft Fair St Jude’s Parish Center, 40 Maxim Drive, Hopatcong, NJ Saturday, November 15, 2014 9AM till 4 PM Many beautiful items to choose from Rock carvings – Scrollsaw works -Mary Kay Wood items – gift baskets -Candles – Christmas decorations -31 Gifts And much much more
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GIFT CARD BINGO – SUNDAY NOVEMBER 9TH

GIFT CARD BINGO – SUNDAY NOVEMBER 9TH Eleventh Hour Rescue’s got your number! Join us for our Gift Card Bingo event on Sunday November 9, 2014, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. It’s an exciting, fast-paced evening featuring a 50/50 Raffle, Refreshments..…and of course BINGO! Win Gift Cards from your favorite restaurants, shopping establishments and entertainment venues. The best part is that proceeds will go to the rescue, care and adoption of homeless dogs and cats. Please join us at: Budd Lake Fire House 378 Route 46 West Budd Lake, NJ Sunday, 11/9/14, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm Bring the gang! Tickets can
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Service Offers Comfort to Those Mourning

Service Offers Comfort to Those Mourning   by   Elsie Walker   Christmas. Usually, when we think of Christmas, we think of joy. However, for some, . the holidays are a difficult time; it’s hard to smile. It’s been said that “Christmas is for children”, but what if you are someone who has lost a child? The holiday can be a sad reminder of it.   To help those who have lost children, the United Presbyterian Church, Flanders is offering a special service on December 8th at 7m. It part of the annual worldwide Compassionate Friends Candlelight service. The church
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The Flanders United Methodist Church Thrift Shop

The Flanders United Methodist Church Thrift Shop will be holding a Christmas Boutique on Saturday, November 13, 2013, from  9:00am-2:00pm in the church’s  Fellowship Hall at 2 Park Place, Flanders.  They will have a huge assortment of   holiday decorations, gift items, holiday clothing, and treasures.  For more information call:   Tel. 973-584-5426 (Church)      973-584-5443 (Thrift shop)  
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Wishing everyone a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season.

As we approach the upcoming holidays, I would like to take a moment to reflect on how thankful we are to live in a community that truly cares about one another. Whether it is giving to those who are in need during a tragedy ,to helping fill holiday baskets so that we can all celebrate with our friends and families, to providing food and warmth for those who need shelter, or just someone to take the time to listen to your concerns. During the unveiling of the new Playground, our community was gathered once again in the Senior Center for
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Santa House opens on Saturday, Dec. 7th

Santa House opens on Saturday, Dec. 7th at 1 pm right after the Santa Breakfast. The Santa House is opened weekends, Saturday and Sunday through December with the last day being Sunday, December 22nd. The hours are 10 am to 4 pm. Children of all ages welcome to come visit Santa and have their pictures taken!! Pets are also welcomed and encouraged! Picture prices are 1 for $5.00 and 2 for $8.00.  
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Mount Olive Recreation Beefs Up Instructional Programming

Mount Olive Recreation Beefs Up Instructional Programming Turn Your Hobbies & Interests into a Profit   Mount Olive, NJ – Residents in and around Mount Olive rely on the Mount Olive Recreation Department for a wide variety of activities and programming for all ages. As we move into 2014 Mount Olive Recreation is seeking to expand their instructional programming even further.   “I know we have a lot of talented people in the community who are seeking opportunities to share their talents and interests,” stated Recreation Supervisor Jill Daggon.   The Recreation Department is currently seeking skilled instructors to teach fitness,
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MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP’S “ONE ARMED BANDITS” ARE HERE!

MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP’S “ONE ARMED BANDITS” ARE HERE!       As part of our continuing effort towards the “One Armed Bandit” auto refuse program, Mount Olive Township would like to provide our residents the following important information…   The new trash containers will be delivered to all Township residents November 11th through November 22nd. Please be sure to LOOK INSIDE your new container for a flyer which contains important information as well as how to dispose of your old trash can. The automated trash collection using the new containers is scheduled to begin on December 2nd.   Residents are
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Fundraising Begins for Mount Playmore

Fundraising Begins for Mount Playmore If you dream it we can build it! New playground coming to Turkey Brook Park   Budd Lake, NJ – The enthusiasm surrounding the new Mount Playmore playground at Turkey Brook Park is growing with each passing day! This exciting new project will replace the small existing playground with a spectacular dream playground designed by our children and brought to reality with the expertise of a Leathers and Associates playground architect. Leathers and Associates are the same designers used to create Imagination Station in Roxbury, NJ.   “The success of this project can only be guaranteed
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