Friday, July 10, 2020

Kiwanis Club Donates $1,500 ShopRite Gift Cards to Families In Need

PARSIPPANY — Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany President Frank Cahill delivered $1,500 ShopRite Gift Cards to families in need. Due to COVID19, many of the Kiwanis Club fundraisers have been canceled or postponed.  Instead of having our weekly breakfast meetings at Empire Diner, we participate...

Tobi Matthews joins SCG Advertising + Public Relations

PARSIPPANY — Tobi Matthews has been appointed director of new business development by SCG Advertising + Public Relations, a full-service communications agency based on 26 Eastmans Road. In her new role, Matthews is focused on developing client relationships, with an emphasis on consumer marketing. Matthews...

Letter to the Editor: COVID-19 Jeopardizes Voters’ Safety — We Need Vote-by-Mail

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Dear Editor: The impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on all of our lives is clear. Even as some states begin to recover or even reopen, many of us are still worried about the health and wellbeing of our families, friends, and colleagues. But I’m...

Parsippany PAL Saves 150 Lives with Blood Drive

PARSIPPANY —  Over 40 blood donors came out to support the Parsippany PAL community blood drive with their lifesaving blood. One unit of blood can help up to 3 different patients so 150 lives will be impacted from this blood drive. The blood supply is...

Iris Goicochea Raised over $47,000 for “Virtual Fight For Air Climb New Jersey”

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany resident Iris Goicochea participated in the American Lung Association’s first-ever Virtual Fight For Air Climb New Jersey, in honor of her mother who passed away from lung cancer. Her efforts helped to raise over $47,000. The annual event was originally scheduled for...

Philip Deleasa Arrested by West Caldwell Police for DWI

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PARSIPPANY — West Caldwell Police Patrolman Velardi and Patrolman Redmerski initiated a motor vehicle stop of a Jeep on Bloomfield Avenue, due to multiple vehicle equipment violations and striking a curb, at 11:23 p.m. on Sunday, June 21. While speaking to officers, the operator of...

NJ Boater Safety Course To Be Held

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Volunteer Fire District 6 will be hosting an NJ boater safety course on Saturday, July 11 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the firehouse located at 60 Littleton Road. Registration is limited to 25 students. The fee is $75.00 per...

Becchi Officially Declared Winner of the Republican Nomination for the 11th Congressional District

PARSIPPANY — Rosemary Becchi was officially declared the winner of the Republican nomination for the 11th Congressional District of New Jersey. Upon receiving the nomination, she released the following statement: First and foremost, I want to thank the people of New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District...

Parsippany Troy Hills Council Agenda Meeting – July 7, 2020

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PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Troy Hills Council Agenda Meeting - July 7, 2020. Click here for a copy of the agenda.

Council Meeting Tonight, July 7 – 7:00 p.m.

PARSIPPANY — The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills will conduct its regularly scheduled council agenda meeting Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting will be held via a web conferencing program named WebEx. This program will allow the...

What is Sweet and Heavenly That Makes Everything Better? Sundae!

PARSIPPANY — Like the classic dessert, this two-year-old Pit Bull mix is as sweet as can be! Sundae is a gentle soul who aims to please. She is the ideal family companion due to her loving nature! She would be great in a home with...

Rochelle Blair Looks Toward Life After Howard University

PARSIPPANY — Soccer goalie Rochelle Blair, 22, wishes she was back home in New Jersey, but her parents, both semi-retired educators, and the family dog are sheltering in place in Florida, where they were spending the winter before the world changed due to COVID-19....

A Letter To The Class of 2020 From Assemblywoman Aura K. Dunn

July 6, 2020 Dear Class of 2020, First, I would like to congratulate the Class of 2020. All your hard work, especially during a pandemic, has paid off. It is now time to take all that you have learned and make your way into an ever-changing...

Dedication of Adelphia Road in Memory of Sergeant Derek McConnell

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Mayor Michael Soriano dedicated Adelphia Road in Lake Parsippany, on Saturday, July 4, in Memory of Sergeant Derek Tra McConnell. "I was honored to join Gold Star Mother Siobhan Fuller-McConnell to dedicate Adelphia Road in honor of her fallen son, Sergeant...

Mimi Letts Dedication Ceremony Postponed

PARSIPPANY — At the request of the family, the Township is postponing tomorrow's Mayor Mimi Letts dedication ceremony at the Veteran's Memorial Park gazebo to a later date.

Classes 4 A Cause Supports COVID-19 Impacted Community; Launches Virtual Summer Camp

PARSIPPANY — Classes 4 A Cause (C4C) is excited to launch "Virtual Summer Camp." Classes begin Monday, July 13. It is a fun-filled half-day virtual camp for children who may not be able to venture out due to the COVID-19 situation. While parents work...

Hearts and Hands Held Preschool Graduation Parade

PARSIPPANY — Hearts and Hands held a Preschool Graduation Parade on June 30. Hearts and Hands was established in 2006 and is located at the Parsippany Presbyterian, 1675 Route 46. On Friday, March 13 the staff was told they needed to close due to COVID-19. Unfortunately,...

Preschool Advantage Offers Financial Assistance for Preschool

PARSIPPANY — Preschool Advantage, a locally-based non-profit organization, helps families pay for preschool at 28 Morris and Somerset County preschools, including All Saints Academy, Children’s Circle and Hearts and Hands in Parsippany.  (Click here for a full list of partner preschools.) Applications for tuition assistance...

Kiwanis Club Welcomes New Member Bonnie Sturm

PARSIPPANY — Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany President Frank Cahill welcomed new member Bonnie Sturm during a Zoom meeting on Thursday, July 2. Bonnie recently retired from the Parsippany-Troy Hills School system after teaching for 35 years, her first year at Parsippany High School (85-86)...

Woman’s Club of Parsippany Working with Operation Chillout

PARSIPPANY — Every two years the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Club (NJSFWC) adopts an organization as the State Special Project. All clubs in the state federation work on projects to help the chosen organization. For the 2020–2022 Administration that organization is "OPERATION...