Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Twenty year old charged with Reckless Vehicular Homicide

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Acting Superintendent Colonel Patrick J. Callahan of the New Jersey State Police announce the arrest of Chevron B. Rolle, 20, of Far Rockaway, New York, on charges stemming from a motor vehicle crash that occurred...

Madison Man Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Chief Darren Dachisen of the Madison Borough Police Department announce the sentencing of Gary Anderson, 45, of Madison. Anderson previously pled guilty to one count of Endangering the Welfare of...

Morris County Park Commission Amends Hours; Rules and Regulations

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Park Police Department is reporting a substantially increased use of many general purpose parks and trails of the Morris County Park Commission.  In response to Governor Murphy Executive Orders’ #102 to #108 to combat the COVID-19 global pandemic...

24 LBI lifeguards positive for coronavirus after attending social gatherings together

Officials on Long Beach Island say more than 20 lifeguards have tested positive for the coronavirus after being together at a recent event.The lifeguards are from Harvey Cedars and Surf City, neighboring boroughs on LBI just north of the Dorland J. Henderson Memorial Bridge,...

ACLU-NJ Sues Districts That Unconstitutionally Discriminate Against Immigrants and Children of Immigrants

MORRIS COUNTY — The ACLU of New Jersey filed suit against twelve school districts throughout New Jersey, spanning from Camden County in the south to Sussex County at the state’s northern edge. The school districts, scattered throughout ten counties, all require forms of state-issued identification...

Pennacchio Calls for Senate Select Oversight Committee on the Administration’s Handling of the Covid-19 Crisis

MORRIS COUNTY — Senator Joe Pennacchio today warned that the Murphy Administration’s over-reaching coronavirus policies are putting the lives and finances of the state’s residents at risk and is calling for the Senate to investigate the Administration’s handling of the crisis. “I am in extreme...

Bucco Teams with Morris County Fire Chiefs to Provide PPE to NJ Firemen’s Home

BOONTON — The New Jersey Firemen’s Home is fighting an outbreak of COVID-19 that has sickened residents and staff members, and the facility is in need of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers. “There is a critical need for medical masks, gloves, and...

Pennacchio: Mounting World-Wide Evidence Shows HCQ’s Effectiveness; NJ Still Not Listening

MORRIS COUNTY — New Jersey’s citizens remain locked down while the economy suffers, and the administration continues to deny doctors the use of hydroxychloroquine to treat their patients. “New Jersey is behind the curve and we’ve got to catch up,” said Senator Pennacchio (R-1). “Doctors...

NJ Transit Introduces Access to COVID-19 Testing for Employees

NEW JERSEY — COVID-19 testing will be available daily in East Rutherford to all NJ Transit employees. Through an agreement with Agile Urgent Care and Accurate Diagnostics Lab, NJ Transit employees will be accepted for appointment-only testing at the site which opened on April...

New Jersey Lottery Scam Alert

TRENTON — New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director John M. White has issued a warning to the public informing them that a lottery scam has been reported from a fraudulent telephone call originating in New Jersey. The caller advised that the telephone recipient has...

Sheriff Announces Opening of “Hope Wing’’ at Morris County Jail

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, in partnership with Morris County Department of Human Services and CARES (Center for Addiction Recovery Education & Success), is announcing the opening of the Hope Wing, a drug/alcohol addiction recovery unit for inmates incarcerated within the Morris...

Morris County Prosecutor and Detective Supervisor Join Virtual Teen “Table Talk” Event

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MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Detective Supervisor Patrick LaGuerre of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Bias Crimes Unit joined a virtual teen “table talk” on June 26, 2020. The Coping with Racism & Police Brutality discussion, organized by Morristown-based Calvary...

O’Donnell Former Law Partner, Elizabeth Valandingham, Charged in Scheme to Secure Legal Contracts in Exchange for Bribes

MORRIS COUNTY — Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced charges against an attorney stemming from a major corruption probe by the Office of Public Integrity and Accountability (OPIA) that previously led to five former public officials and political candidates in New Jersey being charged...

Snooki Invites Public To Hang ‘Black Lives Matter’ Posters In Her Storefront

MORRIS COUNTY  — "Jersey Shore" cast member Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is using her Madison storefront to make an impact. Snooki said in a post on Instagram " USE YOUR VOICE‼️ Please feel free to use your voice by adding posters to our store🙏🏽 You can...

Eight individuals arrested for maintaining a marijuana production facility

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of Investigations John R. Speirs, and Randolph Township Police Chief David Stokoe announce the arrest of eight individuals for first-degree maintaining a marijuana production facility and first-degree possession of marijuana with the...

President of North Jersey Hospital Leads Heart Walk in Local Community

SADDLE BROOK — The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association will host its annual Greater Northern New Jersey Heart Walk on Sunday, October 21, in the South Mountain Recreation Complex at the Turtle Back Zoo! Under the leadership of Alan Lieber, President of Overlook Medical Center...

16 Best Tech Companies to Work For in New Jersey via NJ Biz

Billtrust CEO Flint Lane. The company made the NJ Biz 100 Best Companies to Work for in New Jersey list. | Courtesy Billtrust Each year, NJ Biz puts together a list of the 100 best companies to work for in New Jersey. This year's...

Pennacchio: ‘Knucklehead’ Signs Are Indefensible

Senator Joe Pennacchio released the following statement after Governor Murphy Governor had “knucklehead” signs posted on state highways: “I strongly condemn the flippant language the Governor has used in press conferences and on these signs. It is disrespectful to the citizens of New Jersey who...

Bagged salads sold under store brands including Walmart, Aldi, ShopRite recalled after more than 600 get sick

Bagged salads mixes sold under multiple store brand names including Walmart, Aldi and ShopRite been recalled in 31 states after more than 600 people have been sickened by parasites in 11 of those states, according to the federal Food and Drug Administration.The salads made...

Nick Sauter is in need of kidney transplant

MORRIS COUNTY — Nick Sauter has been a pillar of the community for countless years and has touched the lives of so many as a former vice principal, athletic director, teacher, football and track coach at Passaic Valley High School. As an active member of...