Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sheriff’s Office Donates “Pink Patches” Dollars to Morristown Cancer Center

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Sheriff’s Office will be donating $1,500 to the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center at Morristown Medical Center thanks to the efforts of some of its officers who wore custom designed pink patches on their uniforms in October for Breast Cancer...

DeCroce among lawmakers called Murphy to send in the National Guard

PARSIPPANY — Three Republican lawmakers called on Governor Phil Murphy to send in the National Guard to help local communities recover. Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney, and Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips questioned Murphy’s slow response to two recent nor’easters that left thousands without...

Freeholders’ Annual Meeting Set For January 5

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Board of Freeholders will hold its 2018 annual meeting on Friday, January 5, at 6:00 p.m. in the Freeholders’ Public Meeting Room in the County Administration and Records Building, 10 Court Street, Morristown. At the meeting, newly elected Freeholder Heather Darling,...

Morris County Young Republicans Executive Slate takes oath of office

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Young Republicans 2018 Executive Board formally took the oath of office its Christmas Party on Thursday, December 21 at the Mountain Lakes Club in Mountain Lakes. This event, sponsored by Representative  Rodney Frelinghuysen was attended by over 120 Morris County...

United Way’s Winter Golf Tradition to be held

United Way of Northern New Jersey invites winter sports enthusiasts to its one-of-a-kind, family-friendly golf event in Sussex County that takes place in any kind of weather at the Sussex County Fairgrounds on Saturday, January 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The 13th...

Parsippany Resident Creates Sustainable Changes with Peace Corps Peru

PARSIPPANY — Five or six days a week, Parsippany Resident Joe Coronado teaches financial education, works with groups to learn about saving, works on integration, and applies bug spray to prevent another case of dengue. But one thing is clear, serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer...

Italian American Police Society held Christmas Party for children in need

MORRIS COUNTY — Italian American Police Society of New Jersey Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Morris, Bergen and Passaic counties held its Annual Christmas Party for children in need. The event was held at the American Legion Hall in Whippany. The US Customs and Border Protection...

Provident Bank Foundation Awards $50K Signature Grant to Employment Horizons

HANOVER — The Provident Bank Foundation has announced Employment Horizons in Cedar Knolls as the recipient of the Foundation’s $50,000 Signature Grant for 2017 in the Community Enrichment funding priority area. The Foundation presented the check during a presentation on Friday, May 12, at Employment Horizons,...

Vimik Patel Named to Merit List of Oxford College

PARSIPPANY — Vimik Patel was named to the Merit List of Oxford College, the two-year liberal arts division of Emory University located in Oxford, Georgia, for the 2014 fall semester. Students must earn a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the previous semester to be...

Cesaro, Myers and Tedesco opened campaign office on Route 10

PARSIPPANY - Morris County Freeholder Candidates John Cesaro, Christine Myers and Angelo Tedesco recently celebrated the opening of their campaign office, located at 2932 Route 10, Powdermill Plaza West, Parsippany, on Sunday, March 8. The trio are running for a seat on the Morris County Freeholders...

Snowball Fight Canceled Because of Snow

Behold the irony of snow-related ironies: Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, closed on Saturday and cancelled its planned attempt at a world record snowball fight. The reason? Snow, of course. Six Flags Great Adventures in Ocean County, planned a "Snow Day" on Saturday, but instead the...

The Academy for Education and Learning Donates to Goryeb Children’s Hospital

DENVILLE — The Academy for Education and Learning at the Morris County School of Technology in Denville purchased gifts, with $400 of fundraised money, for the children at Goryeb Children’s Hospital. This was a joint effort with the Revolutionary F.O.O.L.S. of Northern New Jersey, an organization...

Experience law enforcement first-hand at Rockaway Townsquare Mall

ROCKAWAY — The Morris County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Rockaway Police Department and the US Customs & Border Protection Law Enforcement Explorers Post from Newark to bring shoppers a unique opportunity to experience first-hand some of the ways law enforcement is protecting each of...

Conservative Republican Hank Lyon to Challenge BettyLou DeCroce for Assembly

MORRIS COUNTY — Conservative Republican Hank Lyon, a Morris County Freeholder and businessman, is running for the State Assembly against Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce in New Jersey’s 26th Legislative District, which includes Parsippany-Troy Hills Township, Fairfield Township, North Caldwell Borough, Verona Township, West Caldwell Township, Butler Borough, Jefferson...

Christie: No plans to cut campaign short, state ‘preparing for worst’ with storm

Christie on potential blizzard that could hit New Jersey Governor Christie gives an update on what he's been doing to preparing for the potential blizzard that could hit New Jersey. CHESTER, N.H. -- Gov. Chris Christie said he has no plans for now to...

A Winter’s Day on the Farm at Fosterfield Livingston Historical Farm

MORRISTOWN — On Sunday, February 3, from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m., join an exciting, outdoor, family adventure, and experience traditional farm life as it was in the early 20th century at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in Morris Township. Climb aboard the open-air, tractor pulled...

Defendant is Sentenced on Computer Criminal Theft Charge

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, and Chief Brian C. Spring of the Pequannock Township Police Department announce the sentencing of Sergiu Jitcu, 39, of Saddle Brook, on Computer Criminal Theft charges. On or about November 8, 2017, the Morris County Prosecutor’s...

County Clerk’s Passport Office in Morristown Open this Saturday

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MORRIS COUNTY —  The Morris County Clerk’s Passport Division in Morristown will be open this Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon for a special one-time, morning passport session for county residents. “Since the office will be open for election duties this Saturday, we thought it would make...

Church of the Redeemer to host Gun Violence exhibit

MORRISTOWN — The Church of the Redeemer in Morristown will host an exhibit of “Memorials to the Lost,” a display of t-shirts bearing the names of those in New Jersey who have died as a result of gun violence. For four years Redeemer has participated in the...

CCM and Fairleigh Dickinson Launch Dual Reduced-Tuition Admissions Program

RANDOLPH — County College of Morris (CCM) and Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) signed a formal agreement this week launching the CCM-FDU Scholars Program to provide students with a significantly more affordable pathway for earning bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the university. The agreement, signed by CCM President Edward J....
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