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Meet Brownie from Eleventh Hour Rescue

Meet Brownie from Eleventh Hour Rescue. Brownie is a boxer mix who is about 4-5 years old and weighs 46 pounds. She is very sweet, friendly, and playful.  She is scared and sad at the shelter but is very happy when out of her cage.  She is extremely affectionate, loves attention, and her tail is always wagging when around people.  She walks well on a leash, but loves attention so much that she prefers to be the only dog.  She would do best in a quiet home with adults only or a family with older/respectful children.  To read more about Brownie, to
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Mount Olive Public Library

Mount Olive Public Library has many fun and free programs for children planned for November. November 2014 Special Programs Crazy 8s Mini Math Camp Monday, November 3rd thru Thursday, November 6th Two Sessions:  3pm K-2nd Grades, 4pm 3rd-5th Grades Registration required & limited to 15 children per session. Crayon Day:  Have fun & create art with crayons! Friday, November 7th Two Sessions:  11am K-2nd Grades, 2pm 3rd-5th Grades Registration is required & limited to 15 children per session. Crayon Day Drop-in Craft Friday, November 7th In the Children’s Department until 4pm No registration required Puzzle Mania:  Stop in & help
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Give Thanks To U.S. Military With Paver Purchase For Walkway

Give Thanks To U.S. Military With Paver Purchase For Walkway   by Cheryl Conway     With Veterans Day just passed and Thanksgiving next week, there is no better time to show appreciation of the men and women who have served in the United States Military and to be thankful for freedom.   One way to show that appreciation, recognize, honor and give thanks to a loved one who served or is serving in the military, is to buy a paver for the new Patriot’s Walkway being built at the All Veteran’s Memorial at Turkey Brook Park in Budd Lake.
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Parents Wake Up And Smell The Coffee About Drug Addiction Among NJ Teens

Parents Wake Up And Smell The Coffee About Drug Addiction Among NJ Teens   By Cheryl Conway   The new face of heroin and prescription drug addiction is reaching younger generations, with the norm more prevalent amongst 18 and 25 year olds for heroin and 12 to 13 year olds for prescription drug addiction, according to drug prevention specialists. Parents and students from Mt. Olive High School and the middle school were encouraged to attend an awareness program, “The Perfect Storm:  Battling Prescription Drugs and Heroin Epidemic,” held Thurs., Oct. 23. About 264 families filled the Performing Arts Center at MOHS
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Best Year Ever for Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market

Best Year Ever for Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market In 2013 we saw attendance soar to over 18,000 to the delight of vendors and shoppers alike.  Spectators were delighted with the fabulous selection of quality merchants to do some Christmas shopping or stroll the boardwalk enjoying mulled Gluhwein or a German Beer with their bratwurst. New this year will be the start of authentic German Wood Vendor Huts lining the boardwalk.  The Huts have been designed and are being produced by Custom Wood Furniture of Newton. 2014 will be the 13th year of the Market and we continue to see
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Village Family Clinic Has New Home

Village Family Clinic Has New Home   Village Family Clinic celebrated its new location in Allamuchy Township with a festive event on Oct. 25. Village Family Clinic, formerly in the Panther Valley Mall, is now located at the Allamuchy Corporate Center (next to Panther Valley Church) in a spacious office. Among the services available at Village Family Clinic are Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, Medical Pain Management, CDL/ DOT Physicals, Spinal Decompression, Yoga, Massage Therapy, and Cold Laser. The expanded staff includes Village Family Clinic owner Dr. James Fedich, Dr. Phil Lutz, MD Anesthesia/ Pain Management, Dr Jacinda Hover, DC Chiropractor, and Robert Scanlon, PT, Physical Therapist. For more information about Village Family Clinic call (908)
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Mt. Olive Resident Wins Trip to Germany from Philly Pretzel

Mt. Olive Resident Wins Trip to Germany from Philly Pretzel Philly Pretzel Factory announced the winner of Oktoberfest, a system-wide contest with a grand prize giveaway of two free tickets to Germany including airfare and a hotel. On Nov. 4 Contest winner and Mount Olive, New Jersey resident Zach Hurst was presented the prize with a celebration including free pretzel giveaways to all customers who came into the store and a prize presentation from Philly Pretzel Factory CEO Dan DiZio and president Marty Ferrill.   Hurst found the winning scratch off ticket at the Hackettstown location and owners Carl and
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Pavillion Lounge Serving Mt Olive for over 35 Years

Pavillion Lounge Serving Mt Olive for over 35 Years   Come on down to the Pavillion Lounge and enjoy a drink or two in our warm and welcoming atmosphere where we’ve been proudly serving the Budd Lake community for over thirty years . You’ll find impeccable first rate service with a smile from our reputable staff who strive to ensure your visit with us is a pleasurable one, as we hold each and every customer in highest esteem. Pavillion Lounge is proud to introduce two new offerings of draft beer … Shock Tops Belgian White and an ORGANIC draft from Wolavers
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Alexis Homecoming

Alexis Pignataro, daughter of Frank Pignataro and Lisa Brett, is escorted tonight by Joseph Ortiz. Alexis is a member of the National Honor Society of High School Scholars. Throughout her high school career she has been a scholar athlete participating in basketball, tennis and is a four year varsity track and field thrower. Alexis holds shot put records and received the 2nd team all-conference award last year. Being an active student Alexis involved herself in Operation Smile, Leos Club, student Council, head of Prom Committee, she has been the secretary of her class for three years and is now the
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