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Newark Resident Sentenced to 9 Years for Eluding Police and Receiving Stolen Property; Said the Morris County Prosecutor

January 24, 2022

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Isaac Zackery-Barnes of Newark has been sentenced to nine years in state prison for eluding police in a stolen vehicle and receiving stolen property, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James Gannon, Hanover Township Police Chief Michael Loock, and Parsippany-Troy Hills Acting Police Chief ...

Morristown Mayor Removes Town-wide Mask Mandate; Effective Immediately

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty signed an Executive Order rescinding the mask mandate he put into effect on Dec. 23, 2021.

As of Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, a person is no longer required to wear a face covering within businesses and venues in Morristown. However, businesses may still require masks to be worn within the store. 

The removal of the mandate was based on ...

Sexual Assault Incident on Christmas Eve in Parsippany Leads to Arrest

PARSIPPANY, NJ -- A 36-year-old Hamilton New Jersey man has been arrested with charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault that occurred in Parsippany.

It is alleged that on Dec. 24, 2021, the defendant sexually assaulted and robbed a 19-year-old victim while armed with a handgun at the Holiday Inn in Parsippany, according to the Morris County Prosecutor's Office and the Parsippany ...

New Jersey's Credit Outlook Upgraded to Positive

January 23, 2022

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey's general obligation bonds have been upgraded from stable to positive, announced Kroll Bond Rating Agency.

The agency issued a report dated Jan. 20 stating its outlook upgrade “reflects the robust recovery of the State’s financial picture since the early days of the pandemic and ample liquidity which have positioned the State to set aside funds to ...

New Jersey Ranked No. 10 in New 'Best & Worst States to Raise a Family' Study

NEW JERSEY -- The reasons people choose to move include career transitions, better schools, financial challenges or just a change in setting. Wants and needs don’t always align in a particular state, though. For instance, a state might offer a low income-tax rate but have a subpar education system. Conversely, New Jersey is a higher taxed state known for its good schools.

When ...

Snow Likely for Thursday Night and Friday

DENVILLE, NJ – After Monday’s southern storm, and then the Wednesday morning icing issues all over state highways, attention now shifts to a focus on a likely statewide snowstorm during the overnight and daytime period between Thursday night and Friday.

In what has become the classic winter scenario over much of the past couple of winters, this storm began its journey in Alaska and ...

Lidl Chopped Spinach Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk

January 24, 2022

Lidl branded frozen chopped spinach is being recalled due to the potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, announced Frozen Food Development.

According to the FDA, Listeria monocytogenes, is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Although healthy individuals may suffer ...

The Morris County Republican Committee Leads the Way In Innovation by Announcing the First Political NFT Launch

January 24, 2022

PARSIPPANY, NJ – Chairwoman Laura Marie Ali announced today that the Morris County Republican Committee (MCRC) will be the first political party in the state of New Jersey to pilot an NFT (Non Fungible Token) launch as part of its 2022 Digital Marketing Campaign and Fundraising Strategy. In fact, MCRC will be the first Republican organization in the country to do so

“Morris County ...

Atlantic Health System names Geralda Xavier, MD Chief Medical Officer for Hackettstown and Newton Medical Centers

Atlantic Health System announced Thursday, Jan. 20, that Geralda Xavier, MD, MPH, MBA, CLSSGB, FACEP, has joined as Chief Medical Officer for Hackettstown and Newton Medical Centers.

Dr. Xavier is a highly skilled physician executive with more than 15 years of experience in clinical care and medical staff leadership. She is a board-certified emergency medicine physician and maintains ...

Saint Clare's Health is Awarded the New Jersey Governor's Jefferson Award

Saint Clare’s Health was awarded the New Jersey Governor’s Jefferson Certificate in recognition to the significant contributions of Saint Clare’s Health Prenatal Clinic, as well as the Volunteer Program.

Saint Clare’s Health Prenatal Clinic was awarded in the Maternal Health category for demonstrating extraordinary efforts and making significant contributions to improve ...

Atlantic Health System and Vouched Partner to Improve Digital Access to Health Care

Collaboration Part of Atlantic Health System’s Venture Studio

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Increased access and cybersecurity have never been more important to the delivery of care than in today’s health care environment. To help improve the patient experience while offering enhanced online safety, Atlantic Health System, a nationally recognized leader in innovative and high-quality ...

Better Understanding of Social Media Will Lead to Better Results

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Often media companies treat all social media channels the same. They post the same content the same way on each channel, often using a service that automatically makes the posts. The best strategy for social media for your business is one that is tailored to the platform you’re using.

The hottest and most-used platform right now is TikTok. According to ...

TAPinto Recognizes Local Sites in Annual Awards

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto is recognizing three of its local news sites for excellence in 2021.

"TAPinto's 2021 award winners best exemplify the characteristics that are key to success here at TAPinto:  a commitment to providing high-quality objective local news, a passion for entrepreneurship, and a dedication to teamwork," Michael Shapiro, Founder and CEO of ...