Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Morris County Prosecutor Swears in New Assistant Prosecutors

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and First Assistant Prosecutor Maggie Calderwood announce the hiring of Bridget Carr and Tatijana Lindsey as Assistant Prosecutors for the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office. Assistant Prosecutors Carr and Lindsey were officially sworn in at the Morris...

Fasil Mediterranean Restaurant: Eastern Mediterranean Cuisine

MORRIS COUNTY — When one hears Mediterranean food, visions of Kebabs, hummus, baba ghanoush, baklava, and olive oil, at once come to mind. Of course, there is so much more to the various cuisines of the wide-ranging Mediterranean region than anyone usually realizes. Eastern...

CCM Foundation Annual Golf Classic to Raise Funds to Support Student Athletes

MORRIS COUNTY — Enjoy a day out on the links with the County College of Morris (CCM) Foundation and help support students with fulfilling their dreams for a rewarding and satisfying life. This year’s Annual CCM Foundation Golf Classic takes place Monday, September 27, at...

Tayfun Selen Announces Challenge to Rep. Mikie Sherrill

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MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Commissioner Tayfun Selen launched his campaign to win the 11th Congressional District Congressional seat currently held by Democrat Mikie Sherrill. In conjunction with his announcement, Selen (Sah-LEN) also launched a video titled “My American Dream”, which tells his story as...

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...