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Denville Memorial Day Parade Coming May 30

May 5, 2022

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 the Denville Cemetery for a service immediately following.

We are looking forward to having any ...

Take Two; Morris County Parade is Set for Saturday, March 19; Rain or Shine

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Lads and lassies, grab your kilts, the Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade is set for Saturday, March 19. The parade was sidelined last year due to weather and the pandemic, but Mayor Dougherty has stated the parade will happen this year, rain or shine.

The parade will begin at 12 p.m. in Morristown with Grand Marshal Mary Waller leading. 

The ...

NEW DATE: NJ Women Breaking Boundaries; Sunday, March 20

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Community members are invited to celebrate the achievements of groundbreaking Morris County women from business, sports, politics, science, the arts and nonprofits at a special event on March 20 to recognize Women’s History Month. The event will take place on the lawn of Morristown Town Hall at 1 p.m.

With the theme of “Women First!” this event features ...

Rain Delay: Morristown Delays Morris County St. Patrick’s Day Parade

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- The Morris County Parade has been postponed until next Saturday, March 19.

"After consultation with the town, the decision has been made to postpone the Morris County St. Patrick’s Day Parade to its rain date of March 19th. The weather is not cooperating with us to enjoy the first parade since 2019," stated the parade committee.

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See Who's Marching in the Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade will step off on Saturday March 12 in Morristown. The full line of marchers is as follows:

MORRIS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE VEHICLE ESCORT

COLOR GUARD

Watnong VFW Post 3401 & Tin Can Sailors

Watnong VFW Auxiliary Post 3401

St Patrick's Banner

CONNACHT DIVISION

Rory O'Moore School Of Pipes ...

CCM Prepares to Welcome Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall to Campus

RANDOLPH, NJ -- Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7333 is pleased to welcome the Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall to Morris County, as announced during a Mar. 9 press conference at the County College of Morris (CCM).

The press conference, attended by Senator Anthony Bucco, Assemblywoman Aura Dunn, staff of Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, Randolph Mayor Marie Potter, and more, was held at (CCM) in ...

Franklin Avenue Bridge Weight Returns to 7 Tons

DENVILLE, NJ -- The New Jersey Department of Transportation and New Jersey Transit engineers have determined that the weight limit of the Franklin Avenue Bridge can return to seven tons from the recently reduced limit of six tons, the Denville Police Department announced in a public information release on Wednesday, Dec. 29. According to the release, the updated seven-ton ...

Franklin Ave. Bridge to be Replaced

DENVILLE, NJ -- Just weeks after lowering the weight limit of the Franklin Ave. Bridge from seven tons to six, it appears NJ Transit has finally bitten the bullet on replacing the infamous bridge.

The bridge, which crosses an NJ Transit rail line and has existed in some form for at least 90 years, will finally be replaced, said Administrator Steven Ward at the Dec. 7 Denville Township Council ...

Downtown Denville's Holiday Shopping Open House on Ice Draws Many

DENVILLE, NJ -- Denville residents abounded at the Holiday Shopping Open House on Ice Friday, Nov. 26, an annual event hosted by the Downtown Denville Business Improvement District, which brought the town together for a night of shopping, activities and festivities.

The event closed most of Broadway, and Denville residents had a whale of a time walking around the area trying to stay ...

Denville American Legion, VFW, Troop 17 Host Flag Retirement Ceremony

DENVILLE, NJ -- It was an honorable moment Nov. 20 as American Legion (AL) Post 390, VFW Post 2519, and Boy Scouts Troop 17 gathered near the fire station to properly retire old, worn and otherwise unusable American flags.

The ceremony was a short one, held with the Denville Fire Department and Police Department in attendance, as properly retiring an American flag requires burning it in a ...

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30th Annual "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive Returns

May 12, 2022

On Saturday, May 14th Letter Carriers across the country will take part in their 30th Annual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”. The drive, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), is America’s largest one-day food collection event that provides millions of pounds of food to local hunger relief agencies. To help, all you need to do is place non-perishable food ...

Overlook Medical Center looks “Ahead” to hospital’s future at campaign kickoff

The Overlook Foundation, the non-profit, private organization that supports Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, kicked off a public campaign to raise funds for a multi-phase expansion and enhancement project that will transform the hospital, positioning it for future excellence.

The campaign, Overlook Ahead, will help to financially support the enhancement plan that will ...

Is Your Family Ready for a Safer Summer 2022?

Do you have big plans for an amazing summer 2022 with your crew? Many families are really looking forward to a fun-filled summer with trips to the local pool, beach vacations and time spent relaxing with family and friends.  If you have plans to be in or around water with your family this summer, know that water safety must be top of mind. May is National Water Safety Awareness Month and ...

Four Atlantic Health System Medical Centers get ‘A’ Grade for Safety by Leapfrog for Spring 2022

MORRISTOWN, NJ – May 10, 2022 – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced that Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center all earned the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ by The Leapfrog Group in its Spring 2022 Hospital Safety Grades.

“Safety is the ...

Morris County Ranked "Healthiest" in New Jersey

May 2, 2022

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris County has been ranked as the No. 1 healthiest county in New Jersey, in an annual, national study released this week by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 

Ranked No 2 is Hunterdon County, followed by Somerset at No 3, Bergen at No 4 and Sussex at No 5. Cumberland County was ranked the least ...

Officer's Actions 'Nothing Short of Heroic' Says Roxbury Police Chief

ROXBURY, NJ – The bravery and initiative displayed April 1 by Roxbury Patrolman Brad Keyes when he thwarted a carjacking in progress was a stunning act of heroism, said his boss on Tuesday.

In fact, Roxbury Police Chief Dean Adone said he’s never seen anything like it in his two decades in uniform.

Adone made the comments at the Roxbury Mayor and Council meeting where the ...

Jack McGreevey, a No-Nonsense Supporter of Veterans, Dead at 93

May 12, 2022

CARTERET, NJ – Jack McGreevey, a battle-hardened Marine drill sergeant turned dogged advocate for his fellow veterans, who passed his passion for service to his son, former Gov. Jim McGreevey, died May 12.

He was 93.

Mr. McGreevey, of Carteret, was a constant presence throughout the 19th legislative district, serving in the legislative office since 1998. He proudly wore his ...

National Weather Service Issues 'Red Flag Warning' for New Jersey

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 alert was issued due to the combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and dry ...

‘Calendar Girls’ Captivates at Chatham Playhouse

CHATHAM, NJ — This delightful play, set in Yorkshire, England, lends a risque air to the Women’s Institutes at a local church parish.

The play and film were based on a true story of middle-aged women who were seeking a fundraising idea for Leukemia Research.

They’re desperate to find a way to support their charities and somehow come up with the idea of ...

TAPinto CEO Michael Shapiro Discusses Local Marketing in a Digital World

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was a recent guest on Sergeant Marketing's Milestone Mindset Live speaking about Local Marketing in a Digital World. The series helps viewers attract and retain clients and donors.

Shapiro and host Nancy Sergeant talked about a number of topics, including the value of local marketing in the post-pandemic economy, how ...

TAPinto Publisher Bobbie Peer Receives Boy Scouts of America Patriots' Path Council Tribute to Women Award

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Bobbie Peer is a business owner, a networker, a marketer and a survivor.

"I am a single mother and I made it," Peer said. "I work hard, I'm passionate about what I do and I form relationships. I am a success."

Peer, the publisher of five TAPinto sites, recently received a Boy Scouts of America Patriots' Path Council Tribute to ...

If This Isn't You....

Hi everyone. Today we’ll be discussing something that directly affects a significant percentage of the estimated 1.2 BILLION people around the world who have disabilities. ff you are not one of these individuals, odds are they are one of your family members or friends.

I’m speaking about those who have “invisible” disabilities. In other words, they don’t use an ...