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May 20, 2022

DENVILLE, NJ - A youngster from Denville was one of three boys who came out winners for their age group in the recent Essex County Fishing Derby, said Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. The boy, Ben Neglio, caught one fish during the May 19 tournament at Essex County Grover Cleveland ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A woman driving through Denville on Wednesday hit a pedestrian in a crosswalk and now faces multiple charges, police said. The woman, Elizabeth Muchmore, 76, of Green Pond, ran into a 61-year-old woman who was crossing Broadway at about 8:55 p.m., police said. They noted the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The May 17 Denville Township Council Meeting had a wide variety of topics spoken of across the hour, which was mostly taken up by a long open public section. Brian Ko of Nisivoccia Accounting in Mt. Arlington gave a brief address during the public portion regarding how Denville ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – A Morris County family is asking the public to help two refugees from the war in Ukraine who are now living in the area and dealing with health issues for which they have no medical insurance coverage. A GoFundMe site, set up by Maya Deutch, hopes to raise $10,000 for the ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Hoping to help ease a critical need for blood donors, the Sunrise Rotary Club of Denville, the Denville Rotary Club and New Jersey Blood Services are sponsoring a blood drive this week. The event will take place May 18, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Denville Municipal Building ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The Denville-based Morris Catholic High School softball team on Sunday was eliminated from the Morris County Tournament (MCT) by Roxbury, the team it beat last year to win the tournament. The Gaels of Roxbury advanced to the MCT finals by outlasting a pitcher's dual against the ...

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DENVILLE, N.J. - Students at Valleyview School will take to the stage two days next week to perform the school's annual musical. This year, the students, under the direction of Miss Berkowitz, Mr. Priori and Mr. Rusyniak, will be performing Disney's "High School Musical Jr." The show will ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris Knolls softball team on Tuesday was bumped from the Morris County Tournament by Roxbury, a team that enjoyed two grand slams during the contest. Playing in quarterfinals action on a beautiful day, the 11-5 Golden Eagles were shutout 12-0 by the 13-2 Gaels, a team that ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A Paterson man burglarized vehicles in Denville and then used credit cards he stole from them, according to police. The man, Jazzmeir Mims, 23, faces charges of burglary, fraudulent use of credit cdards and criminal mischief, police said. They said they responded May 4 to ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- In case anyone was wondering if the steady rain on Saturday might turn into an equalizing factor in the girls lacrosse game between Chatham and Morris Knolls, Knolls' Ashley Kiernan proved that theory to be all wet. Kiernan scored all six of her goals in the first half when ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Denville is among the many places in New Jersey that Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is trimming trees. The company is trimming trees across its 13-county service territory as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Former Denville Councilman Doug Gabel returned to the council chambers on Tuesday to publicize the upcoming Morris County Relay for Life. Gabel, who retired from the council after 2021, was joined at the podium by Coriann Mastropolo, a senior development manager at the American ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The Rockaway, Marcella and Denville Memorial Association has finalized plans for the 153rd parades and services for May 30. The Denville parade will line up on Indian Road and Hall Ave. starting at 9:30 a.m. for a start time of 10:00 a.m.The parade will follow its normal route to ...

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DENVILLE,NJ - Mara’s Café & Bakery in Denville was visited this week and issued a check under a county program designed to help small businesses and nonprofits cope with some of the setbacks caused by the pandemic. It’s National Small Business Week, and the Morris County Board of County ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The HOPE ONE van will be making several stops in Morris County during May including two in Denville. The May schedule for the van is as follows: May 2 Madison Train Station- 9am - 2pm May 3 Boonton Walmart- 9am - 2pm May 4 Wharton United Community Church May 5 Turkey ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – The Morris County Mosquito Commission wants you to know it has been closely monitoring mosquito populations in Morris County. Inspectors have been checking about 2,000 sites, treating for mosquito larvae, responding to service requests and trapping for adult mosquitoes. Mary ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Six members of the GFWC Woman's Club of Denville-Rockaway area recently joined 350 club women, from 83 clubs across the state, for the 128th Annual New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs (NJSFWC) convention.  Barbara McCloskey, from Rockaway, was elected NJSFWC ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Pending approval by Gov. Phil Murphy, the township will receive a $15,000 grant from the Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council (Highlands Council) to help pay for updating its Open Space Master Plan. The council, on April 21, passed a resolution authorizing the grant.

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MT. HOLLY, NJ — The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for all of New Jersey on Thursday, April 28, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. A Fire Weather Watch will remain in effect on Friday, April 29, from morning to evening, in anticipation of gusty winds and dry conditions. The ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The Morris Knolls High School baseball team is seeded twelth in the 2022 Morris County Tournament. The Golden Eagles will take on 21-seed Boonton on April 30 in preliminary round competition. Delbarton received the top seed followed by Montville at No. 2, Mount Olive at No. 3, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Erratic driving on Route 46 led to the arrest Monday of a Cream Ridge man on charges that included possession of heroin, police said. The man, David Jannuzzelli, 53, was initially arrested for suspicion of driving while under the influence, police said. "A search incident to ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A Randolph man on Sunday inflicted minor injuries on a healthcare worker at Saint Clare's Hospital, according to police. The man, Trevor Beecher, 27, was charged with aggravated assault on a healthcare worker and released pending a May 18 appearance in state Superior Court, police ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The Morris Knolls High School boys lacrosse team on Saturday pummeled its counterparts from Oratory, a Livingston-based Catholic prep school. The Golden Eagles came away from the contest with a 13-2 victory that left their record on the season at 7-2. Morris Knolls' goals were ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A Denville resident was one of five County College of Morris students - calling themselves the Tidy Titans - who recently crushed the American Statistical Association (ASA) national Data Fest competition for community colleges, winning both Best in Show and Best Use of Statistical ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Three Illinois men who were behaving suspiciously earlier this week face charges in Morris County related to counterfeiting, and they might also be charged with federal offenses, according to authorities. Roxbury police, on Tuesday, said they levied charges of money laundering, ...

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Editor's note: This article has been updated to include information from Chief Frank Perna of the Denville Police Department. DENVILLE, NJ – An Indian Lake resident on Tuesday told the Denville Township Council that he and his family have been dealing with continual abuse from a group of Morris ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Playing at home, the Morris Knolls High School girls lacrosse team maintained its undefeated status Tuesday by pounding Pequannock. Senior midfielder Brianna Mennella scored seven goals in the Golden Eagles’ 18-7 trouncing of the Panthers. The win left Morris Knolls with a 9-0 ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Morris County School of Technology’s Academy for Computer & Information Sciences will be hosting its annual Hackathon on Saturday, April 23. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. This 12-hour Hackathon is open to students in grades 7 - 12.  Hackathon is an ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – A Pennsylvania man this week attempted to steal $8,600 from a Denville woman by engaging in what is known as a “grandparent scam,” police said. The man, Alvaro Guzman-Sanchez, 45, of Sherandgar, Pa., called the woman and said her dranddaughter needed the money to pay legal fees ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Passenger train service connecting Denville to Sussex County - and maybe Scranton, Pa. someday - became more of a possibility this week when NJ TRANSIT approved a contract to rehabilitate a long-closed rail tunnel in Byram. The historic Roseville Tunnel, a piece of the dormant ...

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