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16 posts from January 2016

January 29, 2016

Little Mustangs Pre-school at Montville High for ages 3-5 from Feb. 16 to Jun. 9

Imgres The Little Mustangs Preschool, hosted by Montville Township High School (MTHS) teacher, Gayle Brown, and the MTHS Child Development II and III classes, is now accepting applications from area families for the spring semester. High school students with passions for medicine, nutrition, physical therapy, education, biology, and more are among the dedicated teens who participate in MTHS Child Development classes and who make The Little Mustangs Preschool experience an engaging and fun opportunity. These young adults create lesson plans and supervise classes for about a dozen of Montville Township’s pre-school students.

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IRS Scam Warning for Montville Residents

Carousel_image_dbbf9e31a8b9a5eaa4a1_imageThe Montville Township Police Department is asking all residents be aware that a person is calling area residents claiming to be from the IRS. The caller is requesting that the victim send money to the IRS or they will be subject to either a fine or arrest. To read more about this story, click the following link.

Montville Girls Basketball Seeded 6th for Morris County Tournament

  Carousel_image_f20f655e31f372236559_24e89c8f8bcc97dd0eff_6561486471_28348209de_oThe Montville girls basketball team has been named the No. 6 seed for the Morris County Tournament and will face-off against Dover on Friday, Jan. 29. Morris Catholic is the top seed and will be seeking its fourth straight MCT championship. To read more about this story or about the other competitors, click the following link.

Montville Science Teacher and Spouse Initiate STEM Workshop

Science teacher, Kathy Ernst, of Robert R. Lazar Middle School, in Montville, New Jersey, and her husband, Professional Bc79e01d-2665-4c50-8517-e0bb6efbebb2Engineer, Michael Ernst, share a vision for science and engineering. Respectively the two are former presidents of New Jersey Science Teachers Association (NJSTA), and the Union Chapter of the NJ Professional Engineer’s Society. Together they put into action their shared vision and launched a program that incorporates Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) to enhance STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, instruction in New Jersey.

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January 26, 2016

Montville Women's Club Hosting Blood Drive, January 31st

BloodThe Montville Women's Club is hosting a Blood Drive, Sunday January 31st from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the Montville First Aid building, 137 Changbridge Road, Montville. For more information please call 201-251-3703. Donor guidelines include:
-Weigh at least 110 lbs
-Eat before donation
-Bring ID

January 22, 2016

Homeless Bus Partners with Food for Thoughts Cards to Help Feed the Hungry

HomelessbusHomelesss Bus of Towaco, NJ is partnering with Food for Thoughts Cards to increase their fundraising efforts to feed the homeless in New York City. Food for Thoughts Cards is a greeting card company that gives back. For every greeting card sold by Food for Thoughts Cards, the cash equivalent of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is donated to feed the hungry. To read more about this story, click the link.


Lake Valhalla Club in Montville Holds 9th Annual Polar Plunge

Lakevalhallaclubmont2On Jan. 1, 2016, the Lake Valhalla Club in Montville hosted its 9th Annual Polar Plunge, where a record 50 people ran into the freezing cold water of Lake Valhalla. This event started with a small, but brave group of Lake Valhalla members. The number of participants has grown steadily every year. To read more about this story, click the following link.

Montville Sports Montville High School Wrestling Starts Season Strong

MustangwrestlingThe Montville Mustangs Wrestling Team, led by Head Coach John Krip, are off to an impressive 9-3 start. The wrestlers have proven to be a strong contender for the North 1 Group 3 State Sectional Championship. One of the team's highlights so far this season was a 43-28 victory over St. Peter’s Prep who was previously ranked #13 in the state of New Jersey. To read more about this story, click the following link.

Students, Faculty and Community Toured State-of-The-Art Facility

Pic2After more than four years of planning and research, Montville Township High School’s newly renovated Media Center’s doors were opened to the students, faculty and staff of Montville Township Public Schools as well as to the greater Montville community. Close to 200 gathered to celebrate the first significant upgrade to the MTHS Media Center since the building opened in 1970. Broad multi-media resources, upgraded stacks of books, flexible classrooms, indoor and outdoor reading areas, individual wireless chrome books, customized sound technology, smart projectors, 21st Century white board technology, dynamic wireless projection and much more is now available to MTHS students and faculty for research and presentations.

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January 18, 2016

Women's Breakfast Event Hosted by Montville Chamber of Commerce, January 21

Chamber of commerceThe Montville Township Chamber of Commerce is hosting its Women-to-Women Chamber Networking Breakfast. Kick start your 2016's New Year resolutions, be empowered with knowledge to be a healthier business person. Learn and network with us by attending a breakfast panel of health and wellness pros who will provide fresh perspectives to help you navigate the wellness waters. The goal is to have the information that will help you build a personalized plan to discover well-being in 2016. For more information and to register for this event, click the following link.