Sparta Council Meets, Annual Car Show This Week
Here's a look at some events going on and what you can expect to see on Patch this week.
Sparta Council Meets Tuesday
Sparta Township Council's next meeting is Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at the municipal building. We'll keep you updated about what was discussed at the meeting this week.
St. Jude's Parish Holds Annual Car, Bike and Craft Show
St. Jude's Parish in Hopatcong is hosting its 4th annual KOC Car, Bike and Craft show on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. The event will feature classic cars, motorocycles, and crafts. Admission is free and there will be trophies for the top-10 cars and best motorcycles.
'Lifesaving' Dog Helps 7-Year-Old Girl
As Mental Illness Awareness week approaches this week, we tell the story of one 7-year-old Hopatcong girl who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at age 6, who's life changed drastically when she got a service dog that calms her down and prevents her from having manic episodes.
Hopatcong Grad Inspired by Borough to Work at Planetarium
A Hopatcong graduate from the class of 1976, who has been working at the Lenape Valley High School Planetarium for over 25 years, has new Halloween laser light shows coming up this month. We'll talk to him about the new shows, and how his life in Hopatcong inspired him to go into astronomy.
Local Mom and Daughter Find Success in New Sparta Store
We'll talk to a mom and daughter who recently opened their own clothing store, Regatta Girl, in Sparta, about their business so far and what they are looking to add in the future.