Sunday, April 21, 2019

Pearson says it will not use student info to investigate PARCC leaks

Pearson will continue to search online for leaks of PARCC test questions, but the testing company will no longer use student information supplied by schools in its efforts to identify the source of online posts, according to a spokesperson. The Partnership for Assessment of...

Greenberg Traurig is Honored for its Commitment to Morris County Families facing Temporary Homeless

MORRISTOWN — Greenberg Traurig will be honored by Family Promise of Morris County for 10 years of dedicated financial and material support, at an event to be held on Thursday, March 26 at the Meadow Wood Manor, Randolph. More than $80,000 has been donated by Greenberg...

Housing Partnership to celebrate 25th Anniversary

MORRIS COUNTY — The Housing Partnership for Morris County, Inc is celebrating its 25th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, October 21 at Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg. Honorees will be the founding executive director and former Freeholder, Susan Zellman, Joel A, Murphy, Esq. and County College of...

GOP chief arrested on drunken driving charge

JERSEY CITY -- The head of Hudson County's Republican Party was arrested early this morning after cops say he was driving drunk in Downtown Jersey City, had trouble speaking and stumbled while getting out of his car, according to the Port Authority. Jose Arango,...

Team Mastrangelo Continues to Tamper with Campaign Signs

PARSIPPANY — Republican Freeholder candidates Lou Valori, Roman Hirniak and Peter King, the Morris County United team, called on Team Mastrangelo to stop the nonsense with campaign signs. Nearly every election cycle in New Jersey politics, a campaign is caught tampering with another campaign’s signs. Unfortunately,...

Campout on the Beach! Pack Your Bags for Sunrise Lake Beach Club’s Annual Campout

MORRIS COUNTY — Enjoy an activity-filled overnight event on Friday, August 4 at Sunrise Lake in Lewis Morris Park in Morris Township that’s perfect for families. While Campout on the Beach begins at 7:00 p.m, you can arrive at 4:00 p.m. for free beach admission...

Law Enforcement Night to be held on March 16

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris Area Coalition for Education and Positive Choices is rapidly becoming a household name in Morris County.  Word is spreading about the many initiatives being instituted by this unique, powerful group that provides the community with facts and information in the fight...

TD Bank robbed

ROCKAWAY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland, Jr. announce an active investigation into a bank robbery that occurred on Wednesday, August 31 at 9:30 a.m. in Rockaway Township. Law enforcement received a report of a bank robbery that occurred at...

Senate Passes Pennacchio Measure to Increase Maximum State Deduction for Property Taxes to $15,000

PARSIPPANY — The New Jersey Senate has approved Senator Joe Pennacchio’s legislation to increase New Jersey’s maximum income tax deduction for property taxes to $15,000. “By increasing our state income tax deduction for property taxes from $10,000 to $15,000, we’re providing real property tax relief to...

Drop the phone: Police are cracking down on distracted driving

Stop texting your BFF, drop the phone and put down that Taylor ham sandwich when you're driving this month. Police across the state are cracking down on distracted driving for the next three weeks. Grants for stepped up patrols have been awarded to 38...

Morris County Clerk Announces Launch of “Operation Giveback’’

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Clerk’s Office is reaching out to local businesses in Parsippany and in all 39 Morris County towns to help establish a countywide retail and service discount booklet that would provide dollar savings to all military veterans who live...

Sudden deaths of dogs at groomers prompts Rooney bill

MORRIS COUNTY — In response to the recent deaths of three dogs that died at routine grooming appointments in New Jersey, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney introduced legislation today requiring pet groomers who have three or more complaints filed against them to register with the state...

Morris County Correctional Facility Takes Another Step to Support Inmates’ Post-Incarceration Success

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Correctional Facility has modernized its inmate classroom to offer the technology needed to allow for a more proficient environment for inmates to further their education. With the installation of new computers and software, inmates can take General Educational Development...

Moments after Narcan training, Morris cop revives man from overdose

MORRISTOWN - How's this for timing? Not even five minutes after a Morristown police officer finished up training on how to administer Narcan, he was dispatched to a call involving a suspected overdose of a 53-year-old man, Morristown Police Lt. Stuart Greer said. Officer...

Medevac chopper lands on Route 80 to transport accident victim

ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP -- A 50-year-old Hackettstown man was airlifted to the hospital following a car crash this afternoon on Route 80, authorities said. Around 3:40 p.m., emergency services were dispatched to Route 80 westbound near mile marker 35 on a report of an accident...

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Observed by Morris County Prosecutor’s Office

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office will be holding a recognition and remembrance ceremony in observance of the 2019 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week which is observed from April 7-13. National Crime Victims’ Rights Week has been celebrated every April since 1981....

Private Swim Lessons At The Y For Kids 3-13 Years

MOUNTAIN LAKES — If you would like the individual attention of one-on-one private swimming instruction with one of the Y’s top instructors, sign up for 30-minute Private Swim Lessons that will take place during the week of August 14-18 on Monday through Friday only at 3:30,...

Morris County Clerk candidate Shala Gagliardi releases Campaign Video

MORRIS COUNTY — Shala Gagliardi, Democratic candidate for Morris County Clerk, released her first campaign video. In the video, she stated, “I’m running for Morris County Clerk to restore integrity and accountability to the Clerk’s office.” This year alone, Ann Grossi, the current County Clerk has been...

Prosecutor announces Investigative Staff Promotions

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MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief of Investigations John Speirs announce twelve promotions effective Friday, August 26 to fill vacant supervisory positions within the Prosecutor’s Office.  The vacancies were created by the recent retirements of Executive Captain Richard Rose,...

Lakeland Hills Y now Accepting Nominations for Annual Awards

MOUNTAIN LAKES — Each year the Lakeland Hills Family YMCA recognizes individuals, groups, and corporations who have gone above and beyond in service to their communities, students, schools, and neighbors. The Y is now seeking nominations through April 1 for YMCA Citizens of the Year...
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