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TWO FAMILIES BECOME NEW MORRIS HABITAT HOMEOWNERS

  TWO FAMILIES BECOME NEW MORRIS HABITAT HOMEOWNERS Dover: Morris Habitat for Humanity recently welcomed two new homeowners — Mercedes Benjamin and Janeth Calle — both longtime residents of Dover, NJ. Tom Hayes, Director-Customer & Community Relations for New Jersey Natural Gas, the duplex sponsor, aptly summed up the feelings of the day. “Today, New Jersey Natural Gas is helping these families, one of whom lived in a damp basement apartment and the other in a cramped attic apartment, to move into a home that has both of those areas for storage PLUS two additional levels for family living. What
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“FIZZ– BOOM – READ ”

“FIZZ– BOOM – READ ” Readers of all ages are invited to The Dover Free Public Library Summer Reading programs this summer. Summer reading will start on Now through September 6. Preschoolers can share a book with their family. Beginner readers can read easy picture books and independent readers can enjoy our many chapter books. Our family book for this summer will be The Secret Garden by Francis Burnett Our teen read for the summer will be The Steampunk Chronicles by Kady Cross Watch for our many programs this summer. Starting Now through August 30, which include a princess party,
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Pair of CCM Leaders Receive Community College Spirit Awards

Pair of CCM Leaders Receive Community College Spirit Awards Dr. Bette Simmons and Robert Lipka Recognized by New Jersey Council of County Colleges RANDOLPH, NJ — Dr. Bette Simmons, vice president of Student Development and Enrollment Management at County College of Morris (CCM), and Robert Lipka, director of customized training solutions at CCM, recently received the Community College Spirit Award from the New Jersey Council of County Colleges (NJCCC). Since its inauguration in 1993, the Community College Spirit Award has been an honor bestowed to those who embody the community college spirit – perseverance, dedication and excellence. Simmons, of Morristown,
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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church “Pastor Elect Aaron Uphoff will be ordained and installed as Pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 319 Quaker Church Road, Randolph, New Jersey on July 26, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.  The Rev. Dr. Anthony Steinbronn, President of the New Jersey District of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, will conduct the ordination and installation.  The Preacher for the ordination will be the Rev. Michael Burdick, Pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Macomb, Illinois.  The Rev. David Ramirez, Pastor of Zion Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Illinois will be the Presiding Minister and Liturgist.  A celebratory barbeque will follow on church grounds.
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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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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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CCM Creative Leadership Club Donates Handmade Soap to Women’s Center Forging Links between College Employees and the Community

RANDOLPH, NJ — The Creative Leadership Club (CLC) at County College of Morris (CCM) recently made and donated approximately 25 bars of soap for clients of the Women’s Center, which is located at the college. The CLC was created three years ago by CCM employees to establish an even stronger connection with the local community. Each bar of soap was scented, colored, wrapped with a small flower or twig, and included a note tag from a CLC member. This is just one of the many projects the club has completed since its formation. Previous projects have included decorating pillowcases for
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Local Builder Creates Super Energy Efficient Home

This amazing property is truly one of a kind.   Quietly nestled within 10,000 acres of Stokes State Forest yet still providing a private lake community for your fishing and boating enjoyment.   Offering a private lot, open floor plan, solid exposed wood beams, high performance thermal windows and elegant curved staircase. The home is designed to capture the thermal rays of the sun and release the passive solar energy in the home to keep heating costs very low.   A Takagi brand instant hot water heater provides endless hot water on demand. This home is well-appointed with beautiful solid granite and elegant
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Adopt

Meet Celene from Eleventh Hour Rescue.  She is a 7 year old, Pit Bull Terrier mix with a super sweet and lovable personality.  She will follow you around the house and just the mention of the word “walk” will get her tail wagging and butt wiggling with joy!  She was severely abused and malnourished as a young pup, so she does have “trust” issues in certain situations and will need that special family that understands her specific needs.  Celene knows many basic commands like: sit, stay, down, etc and is a willing learner for the right reward.  To read more
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Opportunity is Knocking!

Opportunity is Knocking!  Look no further; here is your chance to own a fabulous Randolph 4/5 bedroom center hall colonial with spacious rooms and a beautiful property.  Situated on Heritage Court, an upscale executive neighborhood and located near excellent shopping, outdoor activities, Blue Ribbon schools offering the International Baccalaureate Program and commuter routes.  Move right in and enjoy the flexible floor plan that offers you a possible first floor guest suite or a home office, your choice.A wonderful kitchen with loads of cabinets opens to the family room with its large picture window and custom fireplace.  Off the kitchen dine-in
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