Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Succasunna Woman Tried Poisoning Grandmother with Anti-Freeze

SUCCASUNNA — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Roxbury Township Police Chief Marc Palanchi announce that Elise Conroy, 26, Succasunna, has been charged with the Attempted Murder of her grandmother, L.E., 84, also of Succasunna. During the early morning hours of Saturday, August 12, Conroy was...

Route 46 Daytime Lane Closures as Roadway Improvement Project Begins

MORRIS COUNTY — New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the beginning of daytime lane closures on Route 46 as a roadway maintenance and repair project begins in Morris, Essex, and Passaic counties. Beginning at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 21, until 3:00 p.m.,...

Breaking news: Peluso drops out of Freeholder race

PARSIPPANY — Former Parsippany Council Vice President Robert Peluso has announced that he is withdrawing his candidacy for Morris County Freeholder this morning. “Unfortunately, my family obligations have changed dramatically in the last week. Due to personal issues confronting my family I will not be able to...

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...

Project Help Hosts an Open House in Parsippany to Reward Supporters

PARSIPPANY-TROY HILLS — Project Help, Inc., a 501(c)3 Charity, is incorporated in Sussex.  Their mission is to  help Veterans and their families during difficult times.  They cover the seven northern counties in assisting Vets get their lives back together.  The Open House was held at Allied Wealth...

A Community Partner During a Time of Crisis

MORRIS COUNTY — Since their formation, community colleges have seen their communities through many challenging times, including the training of veterans from World War II and the unemployed during the Great Recession of 2007-09. During this current time of crisis, community colleges, their faculty,...

1920s Country Fair and Harvest Festival

MORRISTOWN — Come one, come all! On Sunday, September 17, from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m., join the hundreds of visitors that come each year to the spectacular 1920s Country Fair & Harvest Festival at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in Morris Township. Spend a fun...

Multiple Morris County Law Enforcement Agencies Investigating Alleged Burglary and Shot Fired on Frederick Place

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Morris Township Police Chief Mark DiCarlo, and Morristown Police Chief Peter Demnitz can confirm an active investigation into an incident that occurred on the evening of Saturday, July 28, in Morris Township. On Saturday, July 28,...

Sheriff Gannon Named to Board of Morristown Community Organization

MORRIS COUNTY — The Board of Directors of the Spring Street Community Development Center announces the appointment of Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon as the newest member of the board. Sheriff Gannon’s appointment expands the Board to nine directors. He will be a member of...

Seasons 52 to open in Hanover on Route 10

HANOVER — Parsippany Hanover Realty received approval from Township of Hanover Planning Board to construct a Seasons 52 Wine Bar and Grill restaurant on the property located at 1400 Route 10 West. Seasons 52 is a wine bar and grill that offers fresh, seasonal restaurant...

Thousands gather in Morristown as Women’s March kicks off

MORRISTOWN — Marchers gathered in front of Morristown Town Hall for the 11:00 a.m. kickoff for a local Women's March. Protesters marched up South Street for a rally on Morristown Green featuring Governor Phil Murphy and his wife, Tammy. The second annual march mirrored the...

Ex-Husband of ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Star Indicted for Assault

NEWARK — The ex-husband of one of the stars of the Bravo television show “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” and an organized crime soldier were arrested on charges of planning and carrying out an assault of the Bravo star’s current husband in exchange...

Operation Helping Hand is a Success for Morris County Prosecutor’s Office and Statewide Partners

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor and President of the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey (CPANJ), Fredric Knapp, recently joined New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, as well as Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo, Acting Union County Prosecutor...

CCM Offers Students Several Options for Taking Classes this Fall

MORRIS COUNTY — County College of Morris (CCM) is providing students with a number of options for how they can take their courses this Fall Semester so they can keep moving forward with their higher education. The college currently is enrolling students for the fall...

Annual 4-H Fair Set for Thursday, July 19 to Sunday, July 22

MORRIS COUNTY — The annual Morris County 4-H Fair, a fun celebration of the work of 4-H youths from across Morris County, mixed in with hot air balloons, fireworks, and amusement rides and games, will kick off a four-day run on Thursday, July 19...

Golfers Tee Off for People with Disabilities

MORRIS COUNTY — Employment Horizons kicked off their 13th Annual Golf Classic at Spring Brook Country Club in Morristown on June 18. Over one hundred golfers registered for this event with proceeds benefiting the programs and services of Employment Horizons. The Golf Classic had several...

3 charged after cops break up 700-person Airbnb Mansion Party

JACKSON — Three people have been charged with violating the governor’s executive order limiting gatherings after police spent hours breaking up a mansion party in Jackson Township that grew to over 700 people Sunday night and clogged neighborhood streets with traffic, authorities said. Police...

Prosecutor’s Office Detective Supervisor Attends United Eid Ul-Adha Prayer Service

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Supervisor Patrick LaGuerre of the Community Outreach & Recruitment Unit joined the local Islamic Community during an Eid Ul-Adha prayer service at the Islamic Center of Morris County in Rockaway Borough on July 31, 2020. Hosted by the...

Governor Signs Bare Bones State Spending Plan into Law for Extended Fiscal Year to Help Weather Continued Fallout from COVID-19

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy signed a three-month spending plan into law on Tuesday that includes a series of deep cuts and spending deferrals to help the state meet its most basic obligations through the extended fiscal year (FY 2020), which ends September...

Morris County MUA Holding Two Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Events In June

MORRIS COUNTY — Due to the COVID-19-related cancelation of its May 16 Household Hazardous Waste event, the Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority has decided to add an additional drop-off event in June, with disposal days now set for June 13 and June 28, both to...