Following the horrific events that occurred last week at Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, we encourage Newton residents to read the following blog post by Newton Public Schools Superintendent Dr. G. Kennedy Greene regarding school safety and security in Newton. Click the below link to continue.
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The Town of Newton is once again holding their Flags of Honor ceremony - a moving and fitting tribute to our veterans. By purchasing a flag to honor a veteran, your contribution goes to support Community Hope's Hope for Veterans Program which ensures a safe haven for homeless and disabled Veterans every day.*Honor our veterans by donating before the Flags of Honor deadline on October 28th - just scan the QR code!*There will also be a dedication Ceremony on Saturday, November 5th, at 11amon the front lawn of the Newton Municipal Building. All honorees, families, andresidents are invited!*If you have any questions, please contact the Town of Newton Recreation Department firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-383-3521 ext. 231.*#NewtonNJ #ThankYouVeterans #thisisnewton ... See MoreSee Less
Funeral arrangements for Ret. Byram Police Chief Eskil “Skip” Danielson:Monday, 10/10/2022 4pm-8pm; Smith McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton NJ 07860Tuesday, 10/11/2022 10:30am; Newton First Presbyterian Church, 54 High Street, Newton NJ 07860. Following the funeral service, there will be a procession with internment at Locust Hill Cemetery, 168 N. Sussex Street, Dover NJ 07801. A repass will immediately follow at the Byram Township Volunteer Fire Department, 225 US-206, Andover NJ 07821 ... See MoreSee Less
When emergencies occur, Newton’s emergency services use the Smart911 platform to send emergency alerts to notify the public about threats to public safety and what actions may need to be taken. The Town of Newton also sends certain non-emergency alerts and public information using the same platform. When you register for Smart911, you can select the types of notifications you want to receive and how you want to be notified. Sign up now at Smart911.com. For more information about how the Newton Police Department uses Smart911, visit our website at newtonpolice.org/communications/#smart911 ... See MoreSee Less