Community Happenings Top Stories

June 19, 2021

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  Mark those calendars! The Morris Plains Farmers Market has announced a reopening date of June 12, 2021. The farmers market, which was established in 2003 will be open every Saturday from 9am - 1pm through October 9. The farmers market is located at 771 Speedwell Avenue in ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The 15th year of the Chatham Borough Farmers' Market is set to open Saturday, June 19 at the Chatham Train Station with returning and new vendors. The market is open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Among the new vendors are Fat Caps Gourmet Mushrooms, Grandma Emma's homemade peach cobbler, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Kiwanis Club of Livingston has announced that its annual Fourth of July Swim Karnival will be held on Sunday, July 4 at 10:00 a.m. at the Mervyn V.T Haines Pool, located on Wahler Road near Livingston High School. Participants must arrive at the pool no later than 9:45 a.m. on ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.    

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Morris Knolls High School and Morris County School of Technology will be holding their high school graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2021 on Friday, June 18. The Denville Police Department expects heavy traffic on Franklin Avenue, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Fox Hill Road, 2-6 p.m., ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — This year, the Sankofa Heritage Collective of Morris County will be hosting the eighth annual Juneteenth Celebration in partnership with the County College of Morris on Sat., June 19, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The free family-friendly event will feature a dedication ceremony to recognize ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — This year, the Sankofa Heritage Collective of Morris County will be hosting the eighth annual Juneteenth Celebration in partnership with the County College of Morris on Sat., June 19, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The free family-friendly event will feature a dedication ceremony to recognize ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown residents can get a COVID-19 vaccine today, Wednesday June 16 in the Morristown Town Hall Parking Lot. The Town of Morristown has partnered with Atlantic Health System to provide residents with a free vaccine pop up today until 7pm.  The vaccine clinic will take place ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Residents are advised that Essex County mosquito-spray trucks began treating areas of Livingston and surrounding communities on Tuesday and will continue doing so overnight from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. from Wednesday night through Sunday morning. According to the Essex County ...

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CRANFORD - With COVID-19 outdoor gathering restrictions lifted, the Cranford Township Committee on Tuesday passed Resolution No. 2021-224, which authorizes the public display and discharge of fireworks on Friday, July 2. The fireworks display as per usual will be held in Nomahegan Park and is ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the sixth consecutive year, the Livingston Committee for Diversity and Inclusion (LCDI) celebrated LGBTQ Pride Month in conjunction with the township by raising the Pride flag outside Livingston Town Hall. This year, the LCDI also hosted a family-friendly event at the ...

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Summit, NJ – —Family Promise, the nation’s leading organization fighting family homelessness, is hosting a summer sleep-out event on June 26, 2021. Night Without a Bed is a social media challenge that raises awareness for families experiencing homelessness. The organization is asking ...

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Summit, NJ – —Family Promise, the nation’s leading organization fighting family homelessness, is hosting a summer sleep-out event on June 26, 2021. Night Without a Bed is a social media challenge that raises awareness for families experiencing homelessness. The organization is asking ...

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DENVILLE, NJ –Denville Voices for Racial Justice and the Denville Public Library will host “Juneteenth Family Storytime” on Sat., June 19, at 10 a.m., in commemoration of Juneteenth. The outdoor event will be held on the Denville Museum brick patio, located next door to the library (121 Diamond ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- A rally to continue protesting against the Randolph Board of Education's recent decision to remove the name of Columbus Day - and then the names of all holidays from their school calendar - took place at the Randolph Diner on Sunday, June 13.  The event was organized by the Italian ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — This year, the Sankofa Heritage Collective of Morris County will be hosting the eighth annual Juneteenth Celebration in partnership with the County College of Morris on Sat., June 19, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The free family-friendly event will feature a dedication ceremony to recognize ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up here. Cranford Police Blotter: Newark Man Arrested for Shoplifting on South Avenue West Cranford Public Schools Relax Masking for Remainder of School Year Free Mobile Document-Shredding Event in Cranford This Saturday Cranford ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ: Looking for something interesting and inspiring? Take some time to visit the Fine Art Summer Portfolio Class Exhibition at County College of Morris (CCM) and enjoy stepping into the creative world of talented aspiring artists. Featured are the best creative works of students who have ...

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The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra will be holding its first concert in over a year this Sunday, June 13th, at 3 pm. This concert will be live-streamed for our audiences.  ( YouTubeLive link:  https://youtu.be/BLB624syGVw. or view at njio.org.) Five different ensembles will be playing ...

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Join us June 9 and 10 for two special nights with A&E Ghost Hunters, Daryl Marston and Mustafa Gatollari. Friday is a meet and greet event and Saturday is a paranormal investigation of The Red Mill with the boys.    Buy a ticket for either night or a VIP to both ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the first time ever, the Township of Livingston will recognize Juneteenth—the oldest-known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States—with a series of virtual events for all ages throughout the week that will culminate with an in-person flag-raising ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Pet Palooza Pet Adoption and Food Truck Festival will take place this Saturday, June 12 at Mennan Arena Field. Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter will be working to find forever homes for some amazing dogs and cats.  In addition to the pet adoption, there will be 15+ food vendors, ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  Mark those calendars! The Morris Plains Farmers Market has announced a reopening date of June 12, 2021. The farmers market, which was established in 2003 will be open every Saturday from 9am - 1pm through October 9. The farmers market is located at 771 Speedwell Avenue in ...

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CRANFORD - Catch up on this week's top stories and find out what's going on next week with Bernie Wagenblast of Cranford Radio.  

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Jaycees’ annual Firecracker Four Miler and Fun Run will once again be held in-person this July 4th at Nomahegan Park after going virtual last year due to COVID-19. “We’re excited to have the Firecracker back as part of Cranford’s Fourth of July tradition,” said David ...

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June is National Fruit and Vegetable Month and since NJ is known as the Garden State, Macculloch Hall Historical Museum thinks we have a lot to celebrate. The countdown has officially begun for the signs of NJ’s “Sweet Corn” or “Jersey Corn.” Join Macculloch Hall today at noon on Facebook to ...

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June is National Fruit and Vegetable Month and since NJ is known as the Garden State, Macculloch Hall Historical Museum thinks we have a lot to celebrate. The countdown has officially begun for the signs of NJ’s “Sweet Corn” or “Jersey Corn.” Join Macculloch Hall today at noon on Facebook to ...

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Enjoy an outdoor scavenger hunt today at 2 in MHHM’s gardens or your favorite outdoor space. Plan an outdoor picnic, like the one in the book, and visit us indoors for a tour of the house. Tours limited to 5 or less. Masks and social distancing required. Visit ...

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CRANFORD - Missed this past week's top stories? Catch up here. Cranford's Sofia Lijo Nominated a Girls Lacrosse Top Freshman Recycle Your Scrap Metal in Cranford Free of Charge This Thursday Cranford Raises Rainbow Flag for Pride Month Free Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Event in ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month, and Denville residents showed off their pride for their local LGBTQ+ community on June 1. All over downtown and elsewhere, more than 60 volunteers, from young children to adults, organized themselves to make more than 140 Pride ribbons to decorate ...

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