Thursday, September 23, 2021

Madison Resident Accused of Uploading, Distributing Child Porn On Cell Phone

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Acting Chief John Miscia of Madison Borough Police Department, announce the arrest of Nicholas Spagnoletti, 52, of Madison. Spagnoletti has been charged with one count of Endangering the Welfare of...

Surrogate Darling Recognizes National Make-A-Will Month

MORRISTOWN — Surrogate Heather Darling kicks off August by recognizing National Make-A-Will Month with her Surrogate’s Session “Simple Steps to Make Your Will” and by introducing the Morris County Surrogate’s new booklet “The Personal Record” which will be made available through the Surrogate’s Office...

Morris County Honors JBWS on 45th Anniversary

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County honored JBWS for 45 years of service in combating domestic violence and aiding survivors of abuse during an anniversary dinner hosted by the organization in Florham Park. JBWS, founded in 1976 as a hotline by a small group of domestic...

CCM Builds Upon Its Mission as the Community’s College

MORRIS COUNTY — Coming through the other side of the pandemic, the County College of Morris is poised to continue changing lives and strengthening communities with more momentum than ever. As the community’s college, CCM’s strong student success rates and innovative career-focused programs provide...

Rep. Sherrill Announces 2021 Congressional App Challenge Launch

PARSIPPANY — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced today that her office is hosting its third annual Congressional App Challenge (CAC) for students in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District, and the registration portal is now open. “Each year the participants in the Congressional App Challenge blow...

Morris County Regional COVID-19 Vaccination Center Administers Last Vaccination Dose

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County and Atlantic Health System delivered the last inoculation today at the Morris County Regional COVID-19 Vaccination Center, while the Morris County COVID-19 Testing facility operated with Vault Health at the County College of Morris also close operations on Friday,...

Representative Sherrill to Hold Telephone Town Hall on Pandemic Recovery

PARSIPPANY — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) will hold a telephone town hall meeting on Wednesday, July 7 at 5:00 p.m, to discuss pandemic recovery efforts, including the American Rescue Plan, the upcoming infrastructure package, repealing the SALT cap, and other recovery-related topics. Rep. Sherrill...

Murphy Signs Legislation Ending COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy has signed A5820 enabling the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency that had been in place since March 9, 2020. Immediately following the signing of the legislation, Murphy signed Executive Order No. 244 (2021), ending the COVID-19 Public...

Murphy Announces Andrew Bruck to Serve as Acting Attorney General

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy announced that Andrew Bruck will serve as Acting Attorney General for the remainder of the Governor’s four-year term, following the departure of Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on July 16. Bruck currently serves as First Assistant Attorney General and...

SEC Appoints New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal as Director of Enforcement

NEW JERSEY — The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Gurbir S. Grewal has been appointed Director of the Division of Enforcement, effective July 26, 2021. Grewal currently serves as Attorney General for the State of New Jersey, a role he has held...

Morris County Ranks in Top 5 Percent of Healthiest Communities in U.S.

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County ranks among the top five percent of the nation’s “Healthiest Communities,” according to an analysis of health and wellness in 3,000 communities across the United States released by U.S. News & World Report in collaboration with the Aetna Foundation. “Healthiest...

Dunn calls for Greater Transparency in Government, Public Input

MORRIS COUNTY — Bills signed into law without public testimony and meeting notifications without an agenda are pushing one GOP lawmaker to legislate good governance. “I refuse to let public officials silence the people of New Jersey,” Assemblywoman Aura Dunn said. “Transparency in government is...

Lucchese Crime Family Member Sentenced In ‘Real Housewives’ Husband Hit

NORTH JERSEY — A member of the Lucchese Crime Family was sentenced to 30 months in prison for planning and carrying out an aggravated assault on the husband of one of the former stars of the Bravo television show “The Real Housewives of New...

Matta Donna Ristorante & Pizzeria: Elegant Upscale and Classy Ambiance

BOONTON — On Main Street in the quaint, historic, little downtown of Boonton, it is not difficult to find several popular and excellent Italian restaurants dotted along the rows of small storefront businesses, but just a short drive away on Myrtle Avenue, separated from...

Wharton Man Charged with Aggravated Assault and Weapons Offenses

MORRIS COUNTY — An armed Wharton man was arrested Saturday in Morris Township on weapons and aggravated assault charges, stemming from alleged incidents this month in Dover and Rockaway Township, the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office said. Steven Retana, 21, had a handgun when he was apprehended at...

DePaço’s Donates to Police Unity Tour

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Surrogate Heather Darling and Deputy Surrogate Chris Luongo presented plaques to Caesar and Deanna DePaço in recognition of the DePaço's generous donations, both personally and through their business Summit Nutritionals International, to the Police Unity Tour. The DePaços are long-standing...

Prosecutor’s Office Detective Supervisor Commended for Helping an Individual in Crisis

MORRIS COUNTY — Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker presented a commendation to Detective Supervisor Spence Osaigbovo for his efforts in helping a distraught individual in crisis, on Monday, May 17. On April 23, 2021, Detective Supervisor Osaigbovo was...

Denville Man Charged with Murder, Arson and Weapons Offenses

MORRIS COUNTY — Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, and Denville Police Chief Frank Perna announce that Anthony Citro, 41, of 37 Chestnut Hill Drive East, Denville, has been charged with first-degree...

Powerball lottery: Did you win Saturday’s $157M Powerball drawing? Winning numbers, live results (5/8/2021)

Published by NJ.comThe Powerball jackpot for Saturday’s lottery drawing has climbed to an estimated $157 million, with a cash option of $108.2 million. The drawing will be held at 10:59 p.m. and televised on WABC-7 in New York City and Fox 29 in Philadelphia....

Democratic Candidates for Morris County Commissioner Announce Formation of Joint Candidate Committee

MORRIS COUNTY — T.C. McCourt, A.J. Oliver, and Dina Mikulka announced the formation of their joint candidate committee, A Stronger Morris. The committee will be the primary fundraising and messaging vehicle for the Democratic candidates' campaign for Morris County Commissioner. Candidates McCourt, Oliver, and Mikulka released the...