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September 26, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation designed to strengthen concussion protocols for high school student-athletes and cheerleaders with the goal of ensuring they can safely return to academic and sports activities after suffering such head injuries. Under the legislation, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- The Denville Police Department announced that representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be located in the Community Room at the Denville Township Municipal Building Monday, Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., to help those impacted by Tropical Storm Ida. For ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- The Denville Township Council adopted an ordinance that regulates the use of portable storage units, in a six-to-one vote, during its September 14 meeting. “Currently, our local zoning regulations do not have any restrictions on the placement of PODS [portable on-demand storage] ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Mayor Thomas Andes announced at the September 14 Denville Township Council meeting that Moody's Investors Service has recently upgraded the township to an Aaa bond rating. This represents the highest bond rating granted by Moody's and places Denville among fewer than 23 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Morris County has now been added to the list of areas eligible for relief from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) after Tropical Storm Ida ripped through the area. Morris County now joins previously designated counties: Passaic, Somerset, Gloucester, Union, Mercer, ...

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NEW JERSEY — All flags will be flown at half-staff on Saturday, September 11, in observation of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11. Nearly 3,000 people were killed in the 2001 terrorist attacks, stated officials. Seven hundred fifty were from New Jersey. "Twenty years ago, hundreds of New Jerseyans ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- The federal government designated six New Jersey counties as eligible for help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) following Tropical Storm Ida. Morris County was not one of them. The six designated counties included Bergen, Gloucester, Hunterdon, ...

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NEW JERSEY — All flags will be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, Sept. 8 through Friday, Sept. 10, per Governor Murphy. "In honor of the 27 individuals who have passed away and four individuals who remain missing in the wake of Ida, I’ve directed U.S. and New Jersey flags to fly at half-staff ...

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NEW JERSEY -- President Biden has approved New Jersey's emergency declaration and ordered federal assistance to supplement state and local response efforts due to the conditions resulting from the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida.    According to a White House press release, this action authorizes ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Legislation signed by Governor Murphy establishes a fund that will provide grants to schools and small businesses for the "assessment, repair, upgrading and replacement of HVAC systems and plumbing fixtures and appliances that fail to meet efficiency and health ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- The United States Decennial Census results were released on Thursday afternoon, with Denville having a population of 17,107. The 2020 number is up from 16,635 people reported in 2010, showing an increase of nearly three percent in the last ten years. Newark remained the largest ...

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ROXBURY, NJ — The swimming/beach area at Hopatcong State Park, closed over the weekend due to contamination, reopened Wednesday, according to the state. The state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) closed the area on July 24, citing only high bacteria counts in the lake water. It did ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Thomas Andes has been mayor of Denville Township for the past nine and a half years and has no regrets serving his home community. “I enjoy being the mayor today as much as I did over nine years ago when I first took office,” said Andes. “I get the opportunity to help someone ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- During the July 13 Town Council Meeting, Business Administrator Steven Ward mentioned the impending retirement of Chief Financial Officer Michael Guarino on September 30, 2021. Mayor Thomas Andes and Ward have scheduled interviews for July 27 with five qualified candidates who have ...

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