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In the aftermath of a work-related injury in New Jersey, you may have mounting expenses and little or no income. It's important to know what types of disability benefits pursuant to a New Jersey workers' compensation filing.
Workers' Compensation Disability Payments in New Jersey
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What constitutes free speech these days? Is there really free speech? And what is the role of the media in this regard? All these questions and others related will be the focus of a special event being hosted by Sussex County Community College on Friday night October 19
"The Impact of Media on Our Society's Free Speech" will be held at the First United Methodist Church's Sanctuary, 111 Ryerson Road, Newton, starting at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the…

In an earlier blog, we looked at a couple of situations where a person not driving a motor vehicle could be found liable for injuries suffered in a crash involving that vehicle: where the driver was in the course of employment at the time of the crash (imposing potential liability on the employer) a

Published Sep 25, 2018 at 11:28 am (Updated Sep 25, 2018)
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Sussex Skylander Siera Simon leaps above the ball in the first half. Simon is a graduate of Hopatcong High School in Sussex County, N.J. Photos by George Leroy Hunter
Northampton's goalkeeper Aliyah Flora stopped 8 shots in goal. Flora is from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Sussex Skylander Giovanna Castro steers the ball in the first half…

Opioid prescriptions remain high despite increased awareness of the opioid epidemic and awareness of the drugs’ risks, a new study finds.

When your loved one requires nursing home care, you hope that they'll be safe, and that they'll be treated with dignity and respect. Unfortunately, as statistics show, the incidence of abuse and neglect at nursing homes across the country is staggering—more than two million allegations of elder abus

As a general rule, after a motor vehicle accident, the first thing the parties will do is look at the actions of all the drivers, so that fault can be determined. While the person actually driving the car may have taken the specific actions that caused the crash, there are instances where a third pa

Everyone is responsible for the child they bring into this world. It doesn't matter if was planned, unplanned, or even a child through adoption.

Project Self-Sufficiency runs program in Sussex County
Published Jul 10, 2018 at 5:38 pm (Updated Jul 10, 2018)
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Ellen and Sean Mohrhoff appreciate the help they've received from the Nurse-Family Partnership. Ellen, at left, with the Mohrhoffs' daughter Samantha and Nurse Debi Zingone. Photo courtesy of Project Self-Sufficiency
By Laurie Gordon
NEWTON — Babies don't come with instructions, and the prospect of having your first…

NEWTON -- The Sussex County Community College women's soccer team will be seeking a fourth straight trip to the NJCAA Region 19 championship game this season in hopes of winning its second region title in four years.

If you've been injured because of the careless or negligent act of another person, you'll have the right so seek damages for all your losses, from wages and income to unreimbursed medical expenses to loss of enjoyment of things that have given your life meaning. You are also entitled to seek compens

If you have suffered an injury because of someone else's wrongful act, you may experience significant pain on a daily or regular basis. Under the law, you may be entitled to compensation for "pain and suffering." What does that mean, however? What are the components of a claim for pain and suffering

Attorney Howard D. Popper has provided results-driven legal counsel to individuals in New Jersey for more than a quarter of a century.

When you've been hurt on the job in New Jersey, you have the right to seek compensation for losses caused by your injury. Are you only entitled to benefits if you can't work at all? What types of medical expenses does workers' compensation cover? Will it pay for physical therapy or rehabilitation? W

Joint effort by mayor, VFW and Mohawk House
Published Jul 3, 2018 at 2:03 pm (Updated Jul 3, 2018)
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From left, VFW Trustee John Finkeldie, Mohawk House Owner Steve Scro, Sparta Mayor Josh Hertzberg and VFW Commander Pete Litchfield. Photo by Amy Shewchuk
By Amy Shewchuk
SPARTA — As thousands of people came together for 4th of July celebrations and legendary fireworks on Lake Mohawk, four members of the Sparta community saw an opportunity to help the less fortunate
Mayor Josh Hertzberg,…

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Published Jun 19, 2018 at 6:05 pm (Updated Jun 19, 2018)
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Students enrolled in the current session of the New Jersey Youth Corps at Project Self-Sufficiency take part in a recent community service project. photo provided
NEWTON — Young adults, ages 16 – 25, in need of a high school diploma are invited to check out the New Jersey Youth Corps at Project Self-Sufficiency. The sixteen-week program, which starts on July 9th, gives those who have not…

Release Date: May 31, 2018
Many ticks carry disease, so do what you can to keep ticks from taking a bite out of you
Tick Talk
Block Tick Bites and Lyme Disease
When warm weather arrives, you might get the urge to walk barefoot through the grass. But before you stroll through your lawn or head out on a hiking trail, you'll want to protect yourself and your loved ones from ticks that often lurk in tall grass, thick brush, and wooded areas.…

Choosing a structure for your business can be a confusing jumble of legalese. But with this basic guide, you'll be able to select the structure that suits your business best.

IR-2018-133, June 7, 2018 —Taxpayers who owe tax and file their federal income tax return more than 60 days after the deadline will usually face a higher late-filing penalty.