Saturday, June 6, 2020

PBA 298 Morris County Sheriff’s Office Bureau of Corrections holds clam bake

MORRIS PLAINS — The PBA 298 Morris County Sheriff's Office Bureau of Corrections held a successful clam bake on Sunday, September 27 at the Morris Plains VFW 3401. The menu was completed with all you can eat clams, hamburgers, hot dogs, pasta, beans, macroni salad,...

John Fox, 18 Year Sheriff of Morris County, dies at 73; Funeral Services Set

PARSIPPANY —  Former Morris County Sheriff John M. Fox, Sr., 73, passed away peacefully at his home Saturday, September 26, surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and moved to East Orange as a young child. He lived in Livingston before settling...

‘We’re going to be brothers forever’; teammates, coaches mourn Warren Hills QB

Several cards were placed among the flowers at a memorial at Warren Hills’ football stadium – one branded with a large Superman emblem. It was clear on Saturday morning that Evan Murray was a superhero, and more, to the Warren County community. The high...

A papal miracle? N.J. woman gets new kidney in Philly during pope’s visit

PHILADELPHIA -- The police called it divine intervention. A South Jersey woman anxiously awaiting some important news experienced her own personal miracle Saturday during Pope Francis' visit to Philly. At 11 a.m., the New Jersey State Police received a phone call from the Department...

Confusion, concern and disbelief over Warren Hills Regional High School quarterback’s death

Everyone knew Evan Murray. "He is an amazing kid," said Taylor Coughlin, a 16-year-old junior at Warren Hills Regional High School. "He was in the National Honor Society. "He was an amazing student and an amazing athlete. He stood out in his athletics, his...

Unique Fundraiser Unites Women with a Passion for Purses

MORRISTOWN — The Jersey Battered Women’s Service is gearing up for its third annual Old Bags® Luncheon fundraiser to be held on Tuesday, October 6, at Spring Brook Country Club in Morristown. Event doors open at 11:00 a.m. and lunch will be served at 12:15. Individual...

Jersey City mayor blocks release of calendar

JERSEY CITY -- Mayor Steve Fulop is blocking release of his meetings calendar, with his spokesman arguing that Fulop has an expectation of privacy and shouldn't have to document "every minute" of his time. The Jersey Journal in May requested a copy of Fulop's...

10th Annual Operation Take-Back Day

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County residents are being asked to join in a nationwide initiative this Saturday, September 26, to turn in unused or expired medications, controlled substances, and over-the-counter medications for safe disposal during the tenth annual “Operation Take-Back program, which is being held...

County Clerk Takes Passport Office On The Road For Public Convenience

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Clerk’s Passport Division is taking its passport operation “on the road” starting on Thursday, October 8 in Jefferson to make it more convenient for people to obtain passports, especially for those who may not be able to come to the...

Man Fatally Shot at Randolph Shooting Range

  RANDOLPH —Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Township of Randolph Police Chief David Stokoe confirm a fatal shooting that occurred last night at RTSP Shooting Range located at 961 Route 10 East, Randolph. On Saturday, September 19, at approximately 7:30 p.m. the Randolph Police...

Police seeking information on Fatally Injured Man Found in Roadway

JEFFERSON — Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief William Craig of the Jefferson Township Police Department are seeking information from the public concerning an incident in Jefferson Township. On Saturday, September 19, at approximately 4:00 a.m., a passerby reported observing a person lying in the roadway on...

Mack Cali to move headquarters as it zeroes in on Gold Coast

JERSEY CITY--Real estate giant Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has set its sights on the Gold Coast, announcing plans to move its headquarters to Jersey City and expand along the Hudson River. The real estate management firm plans to move its headquarters from Edison to Jersey...

Rockaway Man Charged With Attempted Kidnapping, Luring, and Sexual Assault of two Separate Juveniles

ROCKAWAY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Acting Chief/Officer in Command Martin McParland, Jr. of the Rockaway Township Police Department announce the arrest of a Rockaway man for attempted kidnapping and sexual assault involving two separate victims. Kyriakos Serghides, 34, of Rockaway, has been charged...

Like to write? Interested in an Internship?

PARSIPPANY — Are you a high school or college student looking for an internship experience with a news organization? Are you a parent that follows all the games and likes to write? Do you study journalism or another writing major and are interested in learning about community...

Boonton carnival ends with a blast!

BOONTON — It was a busy four days over the Labor Day weekend in Boonton. Starting on Thursday and Friday, the carnival was in town at the Boonton High School. Then on Saturday, the parade started at 1:30 p.m. (click here to read article) and then...

A Simple Blood Test Accurately Predicts Risk Of Alzheimer’s

Commonly, we use birth dates to judge whether people are young, qualified, and even healthy. Yet, chronological age often has little to do with biological age or biological ability. Aiming to define what represents healthy aging for 65-year-olds, researchers say they have developed a...

Kiwanis Club announces 19th Annual Grand Tasting

PARSIPPANY — Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany Foundation is hosting a “Grand Tasting” benefitting the Camp Nejeda, serving children with Type 1 Diabetes since 1958, and other charitable projects on Thursday, October 22 starting at 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Hanover Manor, 16 Eagle...

Breaking: 5 Rutgers football players arrested on home invasion charges and assault

5 Rutgers football players were arrested Thursday in conjunction on home invasion and assault charges.  The football players arrested were Andre Boggs, 20, of Coatesville, Pa.; Ruhann Peele, 22, and Nadir Barnwell, 20, both of Piscataway; Razohnn Gross, 20, of Franklin Park and Delon Stephenson,...

Christie used state chopper 4 times to fly to 2016 campaign events

TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie has used the State Police helicopter seven times in the two months since he announced his presidential bid -- and more than half those flights were for campaign travel, according to records obtained by NJ Advance Media. The State...

Do you agree with Christie plan to track immigration visas like FedEx boxes?

TRENTON --What do you think about Gov. Chris Christie's plan to track immigration visas like FedEx packages? Not to be outdone by Donald Trump on the topic of immigration, Christie last weekend derided the "knuckleheads" at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for not being...