Thursday, May 23, 2019

BAPS Charities Walk Green helps plant 61,000 trees

PARSIPPANY — All news on nature isn’t bad. Looking at the enthusiasm and effort of BAPS Charities Walk Green 2019 participants, one can certainly say, there is hope. Shivani Patel, 19, of Parsippany will be taking part in the event for the fourth time.  “It’s...

Delta Dental sponsored special performance to clients at Matheny’s Adult Day Center

PARSIPPANY — Todd Deremer, Matheny Adult Day Habilitation Coordinator at Hillsborough, with Randy Stodard, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Delta Dental of New Jersey, Dennis Wilson, President and CEO of Delta Dental of New Jersey, and two New Jersey Symphony Orchestra musicians who performed...

Friends’ Prom Dress Sale Gives Back Twice

PARSIPPANY — If you’ve visited the Parsippany Main Library, 449 Halsey Road, in February, you might have seen prom dresses in the lobby or even grabbed one for a steal at the sale.  There’s a great story behind the bargains, however, that the Friends want to...

Volunteers Cleanup Veterans Park

PARSIPPANY — The Whippany River Watershed  Action Committee (WRWAC) coordinated a cleanup for congregation members of St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church at Veterans Park in April 28. The WRWAC supplied contractor bags, work gloves, hand held trash pickers and refreshments for all volunteers. Rev. Susan Sica helped...

Liquid Church Trades Comfort by Sleeping Outside to Save Lives

PARSIPPANY — On Saturday, May 4, one of New Jersey’s fastest-growing churches and recently ranked #43 in Outreach Magazine’s list of the Top 100 Fastest-Growing Churches In America, Liquid Church, stepped away from social media and modern comforts to sleep outside for a cause:...

PHHS students volunteered their time at March for Babies

PARSIPPANY — March for Babies 2019 event held at the Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment on Sunday, April 28. Parsippany Hills High School students volunteered their time to set up and serve at the refreshment tent. Creative students set up a private table in the PSEG tent for the...

Denville Moms Network launched

MORRIS COUNTY — The Denville Moms Network launched on Wednesday, May 1. Their goal is to be your go-to resource for everything in and around Denville, Randolph, Morris Plains, Mountain Lakes, East Hanover and Parsippany. Their site was founded with the simple goal of saving you...

Registration Open for Mount Tabor Music Camp

PARSIPPANY — Mount Tabor Music Camp is celebrating their 66th year when the doors open on July 1.  The camp runs from July 1 to July 26 (July 4 and July 5 off). During the camp, held at Brooklawn Middle School, children can learn a new instrument or improve existing...

Kiwanis Club holds successful Trivia Night

PARSIPPANY — For the 16th consecutive year, Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany held another very successful Trivia Night. The Ultimate Trivia Contest was held on Friday, April 26 at the Parsippany PAL Youth Center. Friends, family, co-workers gathered for a night of fun. The first place winners were  Annette Demarest,...

Letter carriers “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”

MORRIS COUNTY — Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers, who participate in the NALC Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive — the largest one-day food...

Par-Troy West Little League Opening Day Celebration

PARSIPPANY — Par-Troy Little League West held its Opening Night on Thursday, April 25 and kicked off the season with a parade, opening ceremony and games. One of the highlights of the evening was Alicia DePasquale Bozza signing the National Anthem. Among the teams this year...

Paul Breslauer honored by Par-Troy West Little League

PARSIPPANY — Paul Breslauer was honored by Par-Troy West Little League President Frank Neglia at the opening ceremonies of the 2019 season. The plaque read "In recognition of your many years of volunteer service to Par-Troy West Little League. We Thank you for your selfless acts....

Miracles USA Taekwondo celebrates the achievements of its elite competition team

PARSIPPANY —  Miracles USA Taekwondo celebrated the achievements of its elite competition team at the Pennsylvania State Taekwondo Championship held in Downingtown, PA, on Saturday, April 13.  The competition team earned more than 20 medals in a variety of Taekwondo disciplines. Miracles USA Taekwondo thanks Master Kim’s...

Burglary to Auto on Longport Road

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Patrol Officer David Ribaudo responded to a residence at 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1 on Longport Road for a reported burglary to a vehicle. Upon arrival, he spoke to the victim who advised him that their CCTV camera observed...

Sleeping driver charged with DWI

PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany Police Department’s Communication Center received a phone call from a vehicle owner on Mara Road who stated his parked vehicle was struck and the driver of the vehicle appeared to be intoxicated at 4:40 a.m. on April 27. Upon arrival of...

Parsippany celebrates Arbor Day

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PARSIPPANY — Parsippany celebrated the 43rd years a Tree-City USA on Monday, April 29. James Walsh, Superintendent Parks and Forestry Department welcomed the crowd of residents, teachers, students and township employees. Parsippany-Troy Hills Township was named a 2019 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation...

DOLLARITA®– Returns to Applebee’s

PARSIPPANY — The iconic $1 Neighborhood Drink of the Month that started it all is back and nope, that’s not the tequila talking, it’s still only ONE dollar. Applebee’s® Neighborhood Grill + Bar is celebrating all month long at participating locations with the “OG”...

Roys Corner: An Open Letter to Council Vice President Janice McCarthy

In response to Council Vice-President Janice McCarthy letter to editor Dated April 26, 2019 "The Financial Harm the 2019 Budget Causes." Where were you, mayoral candidate Michael Soriano and Councilwoman Emily Petersen for the eight years in which the former administration skimmed off the $9.4...

Paco is looking for a new home

PARSIPPANY — Meet Paco, an 11-year-old Schnauzer mix coming in at just 39 pounds. Don't let his age fool you though, he's ready to go for walks, play, and snuggle up with you! This senior cutie is well-behaved, potty-trained, and looking for a retirement home...

Frank Cahill honored with Kiwanis Gold Award

PARSIPPANY — Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany President Karen DeChristopher presented Frank Cahill with a “Gift of Kiwanis Award” issued by Kiwanis International. “I am pleased to present you The Gift of Kiwanis Award for inviting new members into our organization. You qualify for Gold level distinction,”...
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