Geocaching for Beginners

Ages 8 & Up.

Learn the basics of this high tech treasure hunt on the mountain.

Time: 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area, 472 Boonton Avenue, Montville Township. (Intersection of Mars Court and Boonton Avenue)
Cost: $8 per person.
Preregistration is required. To register, 973.334.3130.

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Mon, July 22
1:00 pm — 2:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 07/22/2019 1:00pm 07/22/2019 2:30pm America/New_York Geocaching for Beginners

Ages 8 & Up.

Learn the basics of this high tech treasure hunt on the mountain.

Time: 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area, 472 Boonton Avenue, Montville Township. (Intersection of Mars Court and Boonton Avenue)
Cost: $8 per person.
Preregistration is required. To register, 973.334.3130.


Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area

472 Boonton Avenue

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Roxbury Man Admits Making Bombs and Owning Lots of Guns

August 24, 2019

ROXBURY, NJ -- A Port Morris man admitted this week he possessed bombs, bomb-making material and being a felon in possession of guns, said U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito.

The man, Christopher Faschan, 31, pleaded guilty in federal court to an information charging him with one count of unlawful possession of destructive devices and one count of being a felon in possession of firearms and ...

Plan for Brewery in Old Roxbury Rink Down the Drain

ROXBURY, NJ – Some news that might make beer lovers in Roxbury hopping mad: The plan to open a craft beer brewery in a former Kenvil roller rink is dead in the water.

Long Valley residents Donna and Steven Ashton are no longer pursuing their dream of converting the former Kenvil Roller Rink into the home of Ashton Brewing. Instead, they are setting up shop in a former brewery in ...

Elmora Troopers Lose to Louisiana but Win Heart of New Jersey

August 22, 2019

WILLIAMSPORT, PA - “Elizabeth is proud of you!” were the words from Coach Labrador to his team as the Elmora Troopers end their season by losing to Louisiana 4-1 on Aug. 21, and bring to an end their journey in the Little League World Series.

It was early trouble for the Troopers in the bottom of the first inning when Louisiana scored a run and the Troopers got in ...

Troopers Defeat Rhode Island to Advance in Little League World Series

WILLIAMSPORT, PA -- The Elmora Troopers of Elizabeth, New Jersey, rebounded from their loss to Hawaii with a 2-0 victory against Rhode Island on Tuesday, Aug. 20, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Scoreless through five innings, the Troopers led with Sal Garcia in the sixth, who smashed a double. The team did not stop until they had scored two runs. The Troopers shutout ...

Rolling Stones in the Meadowlands: NJ TRANSIT Got It Right – Again!

NJ TRANSIT got it right – Again – during both of the Rolling Stones concerts held in the Meadowlands this month. Kudos to the agency and to the Governor’s office for stepping up again to find solutions to a very difficult situation.

When the Agency gets it right – it’s expected, and no one applauds. Of course, when issues occur, the Agency is challenged and too ...

Where Do We Start the Larger Conversation About Guns?

Let's talk about our rights and our freedoms.

How many were free to shop at a Wal-Mart last two Sundays ago without fear that El Paso copycat would announce himself with the staccato fire of an AR-15?

You saw the stampede in the theater district in New York City when a motorcycle backfired. And the evacuation of a Wal-Mart in Union because of a false report.

We may have freedoms, but ...

Meet Best-Selling ‘Kosher by Design’ Cookbook Author Susie Fishbein

August 22, 2019

Just in time for the Jewish New Year, Susie Fishbein, author of the international best-selling cookbook series “Kosher By Design,” will teach a week’s worth of kosher-based cooking classes beginning on Sept. 8 at The Kitchen at Bed Bath & Beyond, a new interactive cooking and activity learning space in East Hanover.

We asked the Livingston resident about Jewish ...

Sprinkle this on Your Watermelon: Chile Lime Salt

Give the sweet summer watermelon a whole new flavor profile with chile lime salt.

Marty Silverman, manager of Savory Spice Shop in Westfield, said the shop’s Peruvian Chile Lime Seasoning is a big seller.

The lime adds brightness and the chile gives the fruit it a savory kick. But don't underestimate the importance of salt in the combo.

“Growing up, my dad, brother and I ...

What Taxpayers Should Know about New IRS Tax Withholding Estimator

August 22, 2019

Taxpayers who haven’t yet checked their withholding this year should do so as soon as possible. All taxpayers can do this by using the new mobile-friendly Tax Withholding Estimator. This new tool can be used by workers, retirees, self-employed individuals and other taxpayers. It’s a user-friendly step-by-step tool to help taxpayers effectively adjust the amount of income tax they have ...

Warm Weather Means Hot Fishing: LBI Fishing Update

LONG BEACH ISLAND REGION - It is hard to believe, but summer is quickly coming to an end. I checked the weather report for the upcoming week, and it looks like it will be a hot one. That should keep the water temperatures high and our fishing action also hot.

This warm water will provide us with the appearance of those fish from the south that are often not found in our area waters. I am ...

Atlantic Health Named a National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program

August 23, 2019

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has designated Atlantic Health System as a National Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) site of the Atlantic Health Cancer Consortium (AHCC).  As the first and only New Jersey-based NCORP, AHCC will help develop and implement NCI cancer prevention, screening, care delivery, and treatment studies with leading healthcare systems across the ...

HomeGrown: Asbury Park Visits Watermark, a Venue Rooted in Community and Connection

August 23, 2019

ASBURY PARK, NJ -- This week, HomeGrown: Asbury Park visits Watermark, the go-to gathering spot located on the Asbury Park boardwalk. Host Stephanie Willoughby sat down with Watermark’s Owner & Creator, Russell Lewis, to discuss both the history and vibe of Watermark and the larger community of Asbury Park. 

Watermark is located on Ocean Avenue, steps away from local landmarks ...

Steve Adubato & Former ESPN Host, Bob Ley, Discuss Compensation for College Athletes

NEW JERSEY -- Bob Ley, former host of Outside the Lines, on ESPN, appeared on One-on-One with Steve Adubato recently and came out in support of student athletes receiving pay for their participation on college teams. 

Ley, a multiple Emmy Award-winner, had been the longest tenured on-air employee of the sports network. He joined ESPN just three days after their launch in 1979 and ...

‘The Rainmaker’ Brings Mesmerizing Emotions to Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey

MADISON, NJ - “The Rainmaker” is a play that speaks to the heart and done with such elegance and simplicity that it is unforgettable.

Written by N. Richard Nash, this play isn’t often performed.  Under the guidance of Artistic Director Bonnie J. Monte, the story is beautifully rendered by a cast that works fluidly together. It speaks so specifically to our longings and ...

JCP&L Sponsors NJ State Fair Featuring OSCAR the Robot

JCP&L served as a sponsor for the recently held NJ State Fair in Augusta, and also arranged for an appearance by OSCAR the Robot, a high-tech strolling act that attracts and entertains crowds with his witty conversation, music and antics.  OSCAR is seen here interacting with attendees at the fairgrounds.

JCP&L is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE). JCP&L serves ...

Jersey Central Power & Light Supports Annual National Night Out Events in 10 New Jersey Communities

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) participated in National Night Out events in 10 communities this week to help support local law enforcement efforts and promote the benefits of outdoor lighting in fighting crime.

Company representatives joined residents and first responders in Red Bank, Point Pleasant Beach, Asbury Park, Neptune, Long Branch, Berkeley, Pompton Lakes, Rockaway ...


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Free New Jersey Day Trip Ideas in Waning Summer Days

August 12, 2019

NEW JERSEY - Keeping the kids busy during the summer months or entertaining visiting relatives can be challenging and expensive. Of course trips to one of the Garden State's amusement or splash parks is a must as is heading to the Jersey Shore, but there are actually some free activities in New Jersey that make for fun day trips whether you are traveling solo, with a friend or the ...