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Hillsborough Rotary Invites Volunteers to Pack Holiday Gifts for US Troops Overseas

November 26, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ -  A caring message and a few simple pleasures from home can make a big difference to our service men and women serving abroad.

That is the underlying mission of Operation Shoebox New Jersey, a Hillsborough-based, non-profit organization dedicated to providing US troops serving abroad with their favorite snacks and toiletries. The Rotary Club of Hillsborough is proud to ...

Warren County Teen Gets 'Once-In-A-Lifetime Chance' to Show Horses in Czech Republic

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ — How far can an Appaloosa horse take you? For one New Jersey teen — all the way to the Czech Republic.

Alexis Grogan, a high school senior from Hackettstown, New Jersey, has been an active member of the Appaloosa Horse Club since 2013. “This year through the club, I was selected and given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel to the Czech Republic ...

Downtown Denville's Jay Cee's Sells Winning Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot Ticket

TRENTON, NJ – Two lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $1,137,832

Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, Nov. 12 drawing. Each ticket is worth $568,916. The winning numbers were: 06, 18, 21, 28 and 36 and the XTRA number was: 02. Those tickets were sold at the following locations:

Morris County: Jay Cee’s, 40-42 First Ave., Denville; and
Passaic ...

JCP&L Update: FirstEnergy Utilities Deploying Additional Resources in Advance of East Coast Storm

DENVILLE, NJ -- FirstEnergy Corp. utilities are preparing to deploy more than 1,000 line workers, damage assessors, hazard responders and forestry personnel to New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania in advance of high winds forecast to hit the east coast beginning late Friday. Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) in New Jersey and Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) in eastern ...

JCP&L Preparing for Severe Weather Forecast; Critical Customers Notified

DENVILLE, NJ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is preparing for the impact of severe weather that is forecast to impact parts of the East Coast beginning Friday, including heavy rain and wind gusts of more than 50 mph across the company’s service areas in northern and central New Jersey.

Company meteorologists are monitoring a developing storm system generated, in part, by ...

Direct Support Professionals in Denville and Statewide Will Receive Wage Increases

TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Human Services on Oct. 22 announced wages have increased for the direct support professionals who work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to help them live successfully in communities.

Governor Phil Murphy and the Legislature identified $32 million in additional state and federal funding to support higher wages for ...

Rutgers President Barchi Staying 2 More Years

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi has agreed to continue in that position for two more years, university officials said.

Members of the university board of governors asked him to remain at least two more years, and he agreed, officials said.

“Bob Barchi has been a remarkable leader for Rutgers,” board president Sandy Stewart said.  He said ...

Third Annual Newton Fall Festival to Include Classic Car Show

NEWTON, NJ – The Town of Newton will be hosting their third Annual Fall Festival.  This year, in addition to activities for young and old, vendors, live music and blacksmith demonstration the event will feature a classic car show.

Children can enjoy a hay bale maze and face painting.  There will be a scarecrow making contest, pie eating contest and 50’s costume ...

Local Dignitaries Attend UTI Bloomfield Campus Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

BLOOMFIELD, NJ– Universal Technical Institute formally unveiled their latest campus during a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony yesterday (Tuesday, August 21) at their new Broad Street, Bloomfield location.

The campus, focused on automotive and diesel training, features new technology as the facility covers 108,000 square feet and includes 14 classrooms and 15 training labs.  Students learn ...

Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Get Free Mediation Counseling Against Lenders

NEWARK, NJ - A new state program will offer mediation counseling services to New Jersey residents facing foreclosure, giving them at least a fighting chance when going up against lenders during the legal process.

The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency is using $1 million to fund the program to help up to 2,000 homeowners facing foreclosure. Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver announced the new ...


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