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August 28, 2014

Duane Belotti's WDHA 105.5 FM Dodge 200 "Lunch Break" Contest

Duane Belotti of DB Graphic Designs in Montville, held a company get together at the Montville Group photo
Executive Suites on 8/22/14. Duane won the WDHA 105.5 FM Dodge 200 “Lunch Break” contest for 10 of his coworkers and friends. The food was provide by Nielsen Dodge and Panera Bread.  Attendees were: Ron Soussa, Donna Darlinton, Sarah Kromka, Jennifer Kromka, Michele Ventricelli, Nancy Wells, Lee Trifari, Lee Trifari Jr., Peter Gorham, Vincent Dotterweich, and Duane Belotti. Photography by: Duane Belotti -

The 46 Most Brilliant Life Hacks Every Human Being Needs To Make Life Easier

Helpful tipsThis article from is pretty amazing. Did you know that Chinese food containers can open up to a plate? What about rubbing a walnut on your damaged wood to cover up those little dings? Or using old hangers as chip clips? Find out all 46 amazing, but simple ideas to make life just a little easier right here at

August 26, 2014

Frank Warholic is Honored for his Service to Montville and the United States

Frank Warholic, retiring VFW Post 5481 commander and Montville resident for more than 50 years, was honored by the State of New Jersey, the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and the Montville Township Committee for his dedicated service to his country and his community on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at the Montville Township Committee meeting.   Montville Executives 1Charles Ferry took his oath of office as the new VFW Post 5481 commander at the meeting from Mayor Don Kostka. Warholic was commander of Post 5481 for 20 years collectively and is one of the post’s founders since 1970. He was drafted into the Army in 1951 during the Korean War and was sent to Erlangen, Germany, where he served from 1951-1953. Continue reading at

August 25, 2014

Montville's UNICO Held it's 26th Annual Charity Golf Outing

Golf outing 042On August 18,2014 Montville UNICO had it's 26th Annual Charity Golf Outing at the Brooklake Country Club.  Over 80 golfers attended a full day of golf, open bar, dinner, and prizes.  Pictured is Pete Mellillo, golf chairman, presenting a Montville UNICO check for $5000 to Ron Delmauro representing the St. Barnabas Hospital Burn Center .

Lost Dog in Montville

Please be on the look-out for Maggie. She is missing and her owner is looking for her. Please call Sarina at Maggie973-464-1458 if you should spot her.

August 22, 2014

Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno Visits Sea Breeze, Inc.

Sea breezeAs part of Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno's "NJ Tried and True" business tour, the Lt. Governor made a visit to Towaco's own Sea Breeze, Inc. The purpose of these visits are to focus on our State's distinctive family owned and longstanding companies. Four generations of the Sander's family have been making syrups and beverages at Sea Breeze, Inc. since 1925. Visit the State of New Jersey page here for more photo's of the Lt. Governor's visit to Sea Breeze, Inc. and for more information about Sea Breeze, Inc. click here

Want to Boost Your Metabolism? Read This Article Courtesy of

Here's welcome news: You may have inherited your mom's slow metabolism, but you’re not stuck Metablism with it. New research shows you can trick your body into burning calories more efficiently, especially if you hit the gym. By strength-training just a couple of times a week, for example, you’ll reverse 50% of the seemingly inevitable metabolism slow-down that comes with age, says Gary Hunter, PhD, a professor of human studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. So take control of your metabolism by making these boosters part of your routine—and (finally) stop sweating every cookie. Continue reading here

August 21, 2014

The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce’s 22nd Annual Golf & Tournament Outing is Sept. 15th

GolfThe Montville Township Chamber of Commerce’s 22nd Annual Golf & Tournament Outing will be held on September 15, 2014 at the Rockaway River Country Club, 39 Pocono Road, Denville, NJ. Early Registration $160.00/golfer. Dinner–Only reservations available for $75.00. Discounted reservation ends September 8, 2014. For reservations after that date, please remit $175.00 per golfer. Hole-In-One New Car Prize sponsored by Gearhart Chevrolet of Denville.  For reservations and/or additional information, check our website We are also asking for Door Prizes and Hole, Lunch, Sponsorships. If you or your company is interested in donating door prizes (gift certificates or other gift items) or sponsorships, contact the Chamber Office at (973)263-3310 or We welcome all donations!

August 15, 2014

Montville UNICO Foundation Presents The Feast of San Gennaro

Don't forget.. September 11th - 14th. 90 Horseneck Road (behind the library)  Unico Golf
Thursday - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday - 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Saturday - 1:00pm to 11:00pm
Sunday - 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Come out for food, rides, games, free live Italian/American entertainment and more!!

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August 14, 2014

Montville Monthly Chamber Luncheon Will Be September 9th

MontvilleeMontville Township Chamber of Commerce is hosting its Monthly Networking Luncheon on September 9, 2014 at Il Michelangelo Restaurant and Lounge, 91 Elcock Ave., Boonton, NJ from noon-2pm. Listen to speaker, Mayor Kostka speak about the current state of Montville Township.  A question & answer period will follow. Cost is $20.00 for members & $25.00 for non-members. Please go to the Chamber website @ to register. PayPal is accepted or call the Chamber office (973)263-3310.

Kearny Federal is Hosting a Business Networking Event Sept. 12th

The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a business networking event hosted by Kearny federal Kearny Federal Savings Bank in their bank lobby. Bring your business cards and join us for a Wine & Cheese Reception: No Charge.  Kearny Federal Savings Bank is located at 267 Changebridge Rd. Pine Brook, NJ. Please RSVP by September 12, 2014 to Lenore DeFilippo @ 973-575-7080 or by e-mail to  We hope to see you there!!

August 12, 2014

Pine Brook Pharma Company Acquires S. Korean Company For $187M

AlvogenPine Brook-based Alvogen, an international pharmaceutical company, announced Wednesday that it has acquired Dream Pharma in South Korea for $187 million. The acquisition will be handled through Alvogen’s Asian subsidiaries. Upon completion, it will create one of the largest generic pharmaceutical companies in South Korea. Dream currently has 35 percent market share in obesity products in Korea, so the acquisition will significantly strengthen Alvogen’s business in that area. Continue reading the article here

Frank Warholic, Commander of the Montville VFW Post 5481

“This story is not only about me but about the wonderful people of Montville,” said the humble but Frank warholic outspoken Frank Warholic who is retiring this month as commander of Montville’s VFW Post 5481. After serving as commander for 20 years collectively, Warholic is retiring, and Charles Ferry will be assuming the command. As one of the post’s founders since 1970, Warholic has spent much of his life serving veterans and the community. He remembers the house and land that is now the home of Post 5481 as the Sisco dairy farm. “Montville was much different back then,” said Warholic. The post leases the property from the township and has remodeled the upstairs and downstairs. Warholic said that Peter King, who had been commander at the time, was influential in negotiating the lease agreement. Continue reading this article courtesy of Gail Bottone from The Alternative Press here Photo credit: Gail Bottone

Montville's 2014 9U New Providence Summer League Champions

9U Champs-7.28.14Montville's 9U team capped a very successful summer season by beating Chatham in the championship game to win their division of the New Providence League on July 28. 

Pictured from left to right:
Front Row: Tyler Polachek, Jackson Bassin, Michael Davis, John Guy Kobilarcik, Colin Volpe, Ryan Sabin, Ryan Jones, Justin Martin, Joey Sluck, David Bettio. Back Row: Coaches John Kobilarcik & Jay Jones. Not Pictured: Gavin Krauland, Joey Rehberg, Coach Robb Rehberg

August 11, 2014

13 Tips For The Best Nap Ever

I love a nap, who doesn't? Especially on a rainy Saturday or Sunday afternoon. In this article from Kelly NapsFitzpatrick, posted on, we find out the best time to nap (afternoon), how to nap smarter (time it right) and the best yet, how to order up a nappuccino, this is my favorite. Click here to read all 13 tips. Happy Napping!!!

Best Counties in America to Live in: Two N.J. Counties Rank in the Top 10

Morris countyWe keep hearing about all these companies moving out of New Jersey, saying other states offer companies more. According to a recent study, the Garden State offers something others can only dream of: Two counties among the 10 best in the country to live. And four in the Top 20 and five in the Top 30. The survey, produced by the Movato Real Estate blog, has some science behind it, ranking 640 counties in six categories, based on the 2010 census: 

•Unemployment rate (the lower the better);
•Median household income (the higher the better);
•Median rent (the higher the better, to indicate area’s desirability);
•Median home price (the higher the better, to indicate desirability);
•Percent of families below the poverty line (the lower the better);
•And high school graduation rate (the higher the better).

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July 30, 2014

Montville Forensics Earns School of Honor

On June 20, Montville Township High School (MTHS) Forensics Coach Mary Gormley accepted Forensicsthe team’s first National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) School of Honor sweepstakes award at the 2014 NSDA National Tournament was held from June 15-20 in Overland Park, Kansas.  Gormley has been attending the NSDA National Tournament with MTHS Forensics for 34 years. Three MTHS Forensic team members qualified to attend the national competition. Senior Joshua Feldman missed the June 19 MTHS graduation ceremony to join the MTHS team in national competition. He performed against more than 730 national competitors in both the Humorous Interpretation and Prose Reading categories.

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