Denville News

September 23, 2018

DENVILLE, NJ – Downtown Denville will be on display during Dine Out Denville, Sept. 23-27. What began last year as Denville Restaurant Week, has been rebranded and expanded to include retail businesses along with restaurants and other eateries. Presented by Einhorn Harris law firm and chaired by ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Denville Township Board of Education received the Carol E. Larsen Master Board Certification (MBC) from the New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) on Sept. 20. The MBC recognizes high performing school boards that demonstrate “commitment to training and effective governance ...

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The Morris County Tournament seeds have been released, and defending champion, Morris Knolls, takes the second seed in the bracket. West Morris, the only team to defeat Morris Knolls this season, grabs the top seed. Below is the preliminary round bracket: No. 1 -- West Morris (bye) No. 2 ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ -- The Morris Knolls girls volleyball team made a gallant effort in its 2-1 loss to Mendham on Sept. 20. Skye Eppel (junior) – 10 digs, 2 service points Stephanie Frank (senior) – seven kills, four blocks, one service point, one dig Brooke Herman (junior) – seven kills, .5 ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Ayres/Knuth Farm is one of 17 venues featured in this year’s Pathways of History Tour on Saturday, Sept. 22, and Sunday, Sept. 23. An annual event since 2010, the Pathways of History Tour showcases a collection of Morris County’s small, volunteer-run and admission-free museums.

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DENVILLE, NJ – After raising more than $300,000 to renovate the playground at Gardner Field near the Denville Township Municipal Building and Police Department, “Build Weekend” has finally arrived. Community volunteers will install the new playground equipment on Saturday, Sept. 22, and Sunday, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said. Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said. “Bob Barchi has been a ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Richard Yobs Sr. and Richard Yobs Jr. received Denville Challenge Coins and certificates of appreciation from Mayor Thomas Andes on Tuesday, Sept. 18, for their honorable military service to the country. The father and son duo each served four years in the military; Yobs Sr. in the ...

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Teachers, administrators, students and parents gathered for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Morris Knolls High School on Sept. 14 to unveil a state-of-the-art dance studio at the nascent Academy for the Performing Arts (APA). APA is a new partnership between Morris Knolls High School and the Morris ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – After eight years of wandering from one rental property to another, the Denville Board of Education and administrators of the Denville Township School District now have a new home on the second floor of Denville Town Hall at 1 Saint Mary’s Place. The ribbon-cutting occurred on ...

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FREEHOLD, N.J. — Soon to be Hall of Fame member, Foiled Again was the star of the Open Space Pace at  Freehold Raceway on Sept. 15. The Open Space Pace is a nonprofit organization with a mission to celebrate the horse, New Jersey’s official state animal, and to promote open space in the nation’s ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – The Golden Eagles scored just one touchdown against the relentless defense of the Randolph Rams on Saturday, Sept. 15. With its 29-6 victory over Morris Knolls, Randolph remained undefeated while Knolls continues to search for its first win of the season. The Golden Eagles will ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – With both teams possessing undefeated records for the season, Morris Knolls’ 2-1 loss at home to West Morris on Saturday, Sept. 15, came as a wakeup call to last year’s county champions. Evenly matched during the first period with a 1-1 tie, West Morris scored its second and winning ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – Morris Knolls girls volleyball experienced a back-to-back 2-0 victory at home against Morristown on Friday, Sept. 14. Noteworthy accomplishments included: Stephanie Frank (senior) – six kills, 2.5 blocks, one ace Brooke Herman (junior) – four kills, six digs, one ace Skye ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - His Chatham teammates encouraged Miles Robertson to have his say in the post-game huddle, but it was something he was reluctant to do. The shy Chatham sophomore already had done all his talking on the field, coming off the bench to set up the first goal by Nick Suter in the ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ -- With just one loss this season, the Morris Knolls girls volleyball team notched another victory with a 2-0 win at home against Kinnelon on Thursday, Sept. 13. Notable contributors included: Brooke Herman (junior) – 10 kills Stephanie Frank (senior) – five kills, one ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ -- The Morris Knolls girls soccer team extended its record to 2-0 with a victory at home against Mendham on Thursday, Sept. 13. Junior Madison Palma led the offense with two goals. In addition to Palma’s skillful play, the Golden Eagles’ strong defenders also contributed to the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – On Sunday, September 16, from noon to 3 p.m., County College of Morris (CCM) will be hosting the annual Morris County Regional College Fair. Sponsored by the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling and the Morris County Association of School Counseling Directors, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Senior midfielder Nicky DiMaggio knocked in a cross from senior striker Aedan Joel in overtime to culminate a return from a three-goal deficit and give Chatham a 4-3 boys soccer victory over Morris Catholic in its season opener on Wednesday. Morris Catholic had taken a 3-0 lead 10 ...

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PARSIPPANY - TROY HILLS, NJ - The Morris County Board of Freeholders invites residents from all 30 Morris County towns to join in observing the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against our nation at the Morris County Remembers 9/11 Service on Sunday, Sept. 9. Port ...

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NEWTON, NJ – The Town of Newton will be hosting their third Annual Fall Festival.  This year, in addition to activities for young and old, vendors, live music and blacksmith demonstration the event will feature a classic car show. Children can enjoy a hay bale maze and face painting.  There will ...

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY — The stated mission of the Race Track Chaplaincy of America in New York is to serve workers who toil behind the scenes in support of the thoroughbred racing industry at Belmont Park, Aqueduct Race Track, and Saratoga Springs Race Course. “The New York Race Track Chaplaincy ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Police are offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information about those involved in a rash of vehicle burglaries, and two thefts, that took place in Denville this summer. The first incidents took place during the evening of July 24, police said. They said at least seven vehicles ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – A graduate of County College of Morris (CCM), George Milonas, a lifelong resident of Morris County, recently was appointed a trustee of the college. Milonas is a Director of Corporate Security and Investigations for Avis Budget Group, based in Parsippany. He was previously a vice ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Beautiful weather blessed the young people who participated yesterday in the annual “Cardboard City” event at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church in Succasunna. To Kevin Irving - a St. Therese Youth Group member helping organize the event - that was no accident. “We’ve been praying ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ - The Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council Scouts have begun their fundraising season with the always expected and delicious popcorn sale. Across Middlesex, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Union counties you will find Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing Crews selling ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ– Universal Technical Institute formally unveiled their latest campus during a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony yesterday (Tuesday, August 21) at their new Broad Street, Bloomfield location. The campus, focused on automotive and diesel training, features new technology as the facility ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Several hungry patrons showed up Tuesday morning to find the doors to the Morristown Deli locked. Although the sign in the window said "Closed for Renovation - Watch for Grand Opening Sunday 8/19", the restaurant remained dark on August 21. Morristown Deli owner Marc Marowitz ...

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