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Seven United Morris County Communities Come Together for Cancer


MORRIS COUNTY, NJ-As a beautiful spring finally arrives, 7 Communities Mayors have again united in the fight against cancer through American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Central Morris County.  Relay is not a race or run; it’s an opportunity for YOU to make a difference.  You can make that difference by getting involved.

Whether you have ever had cancer or been a family member, friend, provider, or colleague to someone who has, join us as we CELEBRATE you – our treasured survivors and caregivers.  Ever lost someone to cancer?  Join us as we REMEMBER with you through our breathtaking luminaria ceremony.  Just want to put an end to cancer?  Join us; let’s FIGHT BACK together!  At our event, survivors and caregivers will be treated to exclusive delights - survivor shirts, gifts, a dinner reception, special activities and more.  Everyone is treated to a variety of activities and entertainment for all ages plus vendors too.

From now through June 6th, we’re busy joining together with YOU as friends, loved ones, colleagues, students, religious friends – as a community to help people battling cancer and to put an end to cancer.  You can form a team of one or join with others to fundraise and educate others on how the American Cancer Society family is helping people in your local community by providing free services including rides to/from treatment, wigs, support groups, research, and more. 

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Sound rewarding . . . like fun?  There’s nothing else more impactful!  Join your local Mayor and community on Saturday, June 6 from 2 pm – Sunday, June 7 at 6 am (overnight not required) at Relay For Life of Central Morris County as together we CELEBRATE, REMEMBER, and FIGHT BACK at County College of Morris. 

And prior to June 6, there are many opportunities to find out more or get involved.  Monday, April 20 at 10:40 am, a Kick-Off celebration, was held at Berkeley College in Dover. 

Bark For Life of Central Morris County where it’s all about the dogs, will be held at Malapardis Park in Cedar Knolls on Saturday, May 9 from 12 – 4 pm. 

A Randolph Kick-Off Celebration will also take place in May 4 at 7 p.m.  So whether you get involved now, or later, we want YOU

For more information or to get involved: or contact (201) 317-0810/  

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Morristown Happenings: Things to Do in Morristown This Weekend; July 13 - 15

July 13, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Jump for's the weekend! Don't let Friday the 13th scare you away, there are lots of fun things to do in and around town this weekend! Have a great weekend everyone!


Friday July 13

Spirit Animals Glassblowing Class; Morris County School of Glass; 9am - 11am

Mini Summer Camp: Woodsy Walkers; Great Swamp (Chatham); 10am - 11:30am

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Rutgers Hikes Tuition, Student Fees for 2018-2019 Academic Year

July 18, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University Board of Governors today approved a 2.3 percent hike in tuition and fees, as well as increases for dorm rooms and meals, for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The increase now brings the annual cost for undergraduate students to $14,975, which is $337 more than this past school year.

Student housing will increase 1.9 percent, and ...

Jersey Central Power & Light Names New Vice President of Operations

July 17, 2018

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, recently named Alex Patton vice president of Operations.  Previously, Patton was director, Operations Services, for Mon Power, a FirstEnergy subsidiary that provides electric service to about 385,000 customers in West Virginia.

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Tue, July 24, 7:00 PM

Kinnelon Public Library, Kinnelon

Northern NJ Libertarian Party Monthly Meeting


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To Our Current and Future Representatives

July 17, 2018

To Our Current and Future Representatives - Wherever They May Be:

We can never forget we are a nation of immigrants. 

We cannot fall prey to fear, ignorance and anger when we  have been historically driven by freedom and justice. 

We must have the courage and will to fight hate, bigotry and prejudice. 

We must not wake up to what we hoped was a bad dream and ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 18

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