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Forecasters Blew It, Rutgers Climatologist Says of The Storm

November 16, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK - Thursday's autumn snowstorm hit much harder than weather forecasts predicted, the worst of it when most people would be on the roads for the evening rush hour, said Rutgers University professor and state climatologist David Robinson.

"The weather forecast was incorrect. I'm not a forecaster and I don't like to throw darts, but it was a blown forecast," ...

Woman Identified in Fatal Train Accident on Gladstone Branch

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Susan Brown, 61 years old, of New Providence was killed Thursday after her 2015 Nissan Altima was struck by the #0432 NJ Transit Gladstone train at the Union Avenue crossing in New Providence Thursday evening during a snow storm. Brown was pronounced dead at Morristown Memorial Hospital.

The train originated from Gladstone and was running 30 ...

Veterans and Their Families Enjoy Breakfast on Veterans Day and Other Roselle Upcoming Events for November

ROSELLE, NJ - This past Monday, the room at the Anthony Amalfe Community Center’s auditorium with filled with many people saying saying “Thank you for your service” and handshakes, as Mayor Christine Dansereau, the Roselle Borough Council, the Department of Recreation and “A Vet For You” provided breakfast for local veterans and their families.

Dansereau started ...

Just “ASK” for Information about Senior Services

UNION, NJ - Union residents seeking information about services available for senior adults age 60 and older can visit the Union Public Library on Tuesday, November 27, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Staff from the county’s Department of Human Services, Division on Aging will be available to speak with residents. 

“The purpose of ASK is to help residents obtain government ...

Storm Update: Paterson Public Schools to Remain Closed Friday

PATERSON, NJ- Paterson Public Schools will remain closed on Friday.

Paterson Arts and Science Charter School will also be closed.



Bad Weather Forces Change in Plans: Delay is Now a Snow Day in Warren, Watchung Hills and all in Sending District


WARREN, NJ - School is now closed on Friday. Warren Township, Green Brook, Long Hill, Watchung,  Watchung Hills Regional High School and North Plainfield have all made the call to close Friday, due to inclement weather and poor road conditions.


All after-school and evening activities are canceled. Except, tonight's performance of the "The Crucible" ...

Montville UNICO Foundation and Turkeys 4U to Distribute Turkeys for Thanksgiving

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville UNICO Foundation, in conjunction with Turkeys 4U, a non-profit student-run organization now in its 17th year, will once again be distributing turkeys and food certificates to needy families, food pantries, churches, orphanages, and soup kitchens throughout northern New Jersey.

Twenty-seven high school students from Kinnelon, Montville Township and Butler ...

Pyramid Mountain Will Have Deer Hunting Until Feb. 16

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Morris County Park Commission will conduct a controlled deer hunt at select parks including Pyramid Mountain this fall and winter in accordance with its white-tailed deer management program, which aims to improve forest health in county parks through the management of the deer population.

Bow hunting is permitted with a permit until Feb. 16 but not using firearms.

Randolph Township Schools Closed on Friday

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township Schools will be closed on Friday, Nov. 16.  

The hazardous conditions will continue to impact the roads this evening as well as the morning commute Friday. Numerous road closures and abandoned cars were reported in Randolph Thursday evening. Freezing rain and Sleet may continue overnight. 


There's Still Time to Donate Your "Free" ShopRite Turkey to Nutley Family Service Bureau

NUTLEY, NJ - Donating your free ShopRite turkeys in Nutley will be easier than ever because customers no longer have to deliver the turkeys themselves.

By special arrangement with Nutley Park ShopRite, simply tell the cashier you qualified for the free turkey, the transaction will be handled at ShopRite, but instead of the free turkey going into your shopping bag, ...


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