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Chatham Township Police Chief Steven Hennelly Retires After 31 Years; Hired as Director of Security for Newport Centre Mall

June 24, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Police Chief Steven E. Hennelly abruptly announced the end of his 31-year association with Chatham Township law enforcement when he confirmed his retirement on Thursday at the Chatham Township Committee meeting.

Hennelly, 53, will immediately be start a new job in the private sector as the director of the security for the Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City. Hennelly, ...

$50K Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Montclair

TRENTON, NJ – Three $50,000 lottery tickets were sold in New Jersey, according to NJ Lottery Acting Executive Director John M. White. One ticket was sold in Montclair.

Lottery officials also announced that an Oregon Lottery ticketholder won the $150.4 million Powerball jackpot from the Wednesday, June 20 drawing.

The winning ...

Hot Rod Show in Roxbury Raises Money for Boy With Brain Disease

ROXBURY, NJ - They came from all over North Jersey to show off their chromed-out, big V8s. By day's end, they'd raised big bucks for a sick boy.

The annual North Jersey Street Rod Association (NJSRA) Father's Day Rod Run took place under sunny skies at Horseshoe Lake Park in Roxbury on Sunday. The charity event drew about 1,300 spectators and raised "a little ...

First Summer Weekend Entertainment Lineup for Long Beach Island and Stafford Entertainment Lineup

LONG BEACH ISLAND – Here we are, it is the first "official" summer weekend.  This is this rundown on this weekend's entertainment lineup for Stafford and Long Beach.

Remember to be safe and use Uber or Lyft while out in the evenings.

 

Arlington, 1302 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom   

Matt Fisher, Friday 8 p.m.
Greg Warren, Sunday 6 ...

Hanover Park's Tyler Scaff is the Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the Week

June 20, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park baseball outfielder, Senior outfielder Tyler Scaff  is this weeks Mary Comito of State Farm Athlete of the Week.

 Scaff, a two year varsity player led the team with a .394 batting average, racking up 26 hits and  26 runs scored this past season along with nine stolen bases.  His favorite quote is ...

Jets Debut All-Access Facebook Watch Series One Jets Drive: The Road to Training Camp

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-The New York Jets will debut their first-ever, all-access Facebook Watch Series on Tuesday, June 19.  One Jets Drive: The Road to Training Camp is a six-episode series that offers an inside look at the seven months between the end of the 2017 season and the beginning of the team’s 2018 Training Camp.

Airing every Tuesday through July 24, episodes ...

Hanover Park's State and County Softball Champ Jessica Miller is Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the Week

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park Softball senior, Jessica Miller, a four year varsity softball player from Hanover Park is this week's  Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the Week.

Miller completed an outstanding career collecting over 100 hits  and earning over 50 wins on the mound. This past season, saw the Lady Hornets go 25-7 and win ...

Saint Barnabas and Margie Heller Named Business and Civic Leader of the Year

June 20, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Honored for their contributions to the community over the past year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) and Margie Heller, administrative director of community health and outreach at SBMC, were recognized as the 2018 Business of the Year and Civic Leader of the Year at the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) Awards Dinner held on Thursday at the Westminster ...

Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s New Floating Classroom Open for Public Cruises

June 18, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - The Lake Hopatcong Foundation this spring christened its new Floating Classroom, dubbed “Study Hull,” and has since educated nearly 800 local students aboard the vessel, a 40-foot pontoon boat. As the school year comes to an end, the lessons will continue: the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom will run 90-minute trips from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Monday ...

Moody’s Investor Service Highest Rating for Florham Park’s General Obligation Bonds.

June 19, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ:  Mayor Mark Taylor, Borough Council Members, and Borough Staff are very pleased to inform you that Moody’s Investor Service has re-affirmed their triple-A (Aaa) rating, Moody’s highest rating for creditworthiness, on the Borough of Florham Park’s (NJ) general obligation bonds following an annual financial review. 

 

Mayor Mark Taylor ...

Hot Rod Show in Roxbury Raises Money for Boy With Brain Disease

June 24, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - They came from all over North Jersey to show off their chromed-out, big V8s. By day's end, they'd raised big bucks for a sick boy.

The annual North Jersey Street Rod Association (NJSRA) Father's Day Rod Run took place under sunny skies at Horseshoe Lake Park in Roxbury on Sunday. The charity event drew about 1,300 spectators and raised "a little ...

Ryan Martynowicz of Florham Park Honored with the Nancy & Robert Eskow NCJW Volunteer Award

Ryan Martynowicz of Florham Park, NJ was presented with a Nancy and Robert Eskow NCJW/Essex Volunteer Award, bestowed to select graduating high school seniors from Essex County who have shown a commitment and dedication to making life better for others locally or globally.

                Martynowicz, a senior at Seton ...

$50K Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Montclair

June 24, 2018

TRENTON, NJ – Three $50,000 lottery tickets were sold in New Jersey, according to NJ Lottery Acting Executive Director John M. White. One ticket was sold in Montclair.

Lottery officials also announced that an Oregon Lottery ticketholder won the $150.4 million Powerball jackpot from the Wednesday, June 20 drawing.

The winning ...

Saint Barnabas and Margie Heller Named Business and Civic Leader of the Year

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Honored for their contributions to the community over the past year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) and Margie Heller, administrative director of community health and outreach at SBMC, were recognized as the 2018 Business of the Year and Civic Leader of the Year at the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) Awards Dinner held on Thursday at the Westminster ...

Athletic Trainers Prep For Next Season at Atlantic Health's Annual Summer Sports Medicine Seminar

MORRISTOWN, NJ – School is not yet out for the summer, but coaches, athletic trainers and others involved in school athletics throughout the state were already prepping for next season at the annual Summer Sports Medicine Seminar from Atlantic Sports Health and the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association on Thursday, June 14. Hosted at Atlantic Sports Health’s Morristown ...

First Summer Weekend Entertainment Lineup for Long Beach Island and Stafford Entertainment Lineup

June 23, 2018

LONG BEACH ISLAND – Here we are, it is the first "official" summer weekend.  This is this rundown on this weekend's entertainment lineup for Stafford and Long Beach.

Remember to be safe and use Uber or Lyft while out in the evenings.

 

Arlington, 1302 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom   

Matt Fisher, Friday 8 p.m.
Greg Warren, Sunday 6 ...

Hot Rod Show in Roxbury Raises Money for Boy With Brain Disease

June 24, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - They came from all over North Jersey to show off their chromed-out, big V8s. By day's end, they'd raised big bucks for a sick boy.

The annual North Jersey Street Rod Association (NJSRA) Father's Day Rod Run took place under sunny skies at Horseshoe Lake Park in Roxbury on Sunday. The charity event drew about 1,300 spectators and raised "a little ...

Saint Barnabas and Margie Heller Named Business and Civic Leader of the Year

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Honored for their contributions to the community over the past year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) and Margie Heller, administrative director of community health and outreach at SBMC, were recognized as the 2018 Business of the Year and Civic Leader of the Year at the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) Awards Dinner held on Thursday at the Westminster ...

Ryan Martynowicz of Florham Park Honored with the Nancy & Robert Eskow NCJW Volunteer Award

Ryan Martynowicz of Florham Park, NJ was presented with a Nancy and Robert Eskow NCJW/Essex Volunteer Award, bestowed to select graduating high school seniors from Essex County who have shown a commitment and dedication to making life better for others locally or globally.

                Martynowicz, a senior at Seton ...

Chatham Township Police Chief Steven Hennelly Retires After 31 Years; Hired as Director of Security for Newport Centre Mall

June 24, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Police Chief Steven E. Hennelly abruptly announced the end of his 31-year association with Chatham Township law enforcement when he confirmed his retirement on Thursday at the Chatham Township Committee meeting.

Hennelly, 53, will immediately be start a new job in the private sector as the director of the security for the Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City. Hennelly, ...

Cedar Knolls Fire Department Awards Scholarships to Whippany Park Students

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J. This week  6 $1000 scholarships were awarded to graduating seniors of Whippany Park High School from the Cedar Knolls fire company. The scholarships were based on academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, and volunteerism. Students were asked to complete an application detailing their involvement during their time in high school and an essay on what ...

Celebrate 2018 with Four Garden Honorees

June 20, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - It’s a year-long celebration of flavor and beauty as we honor and grow the beet, coreopsis, calibrachoa and tulip. The National Garden Bureau (NGB) has declared 2018 the year of these garden mainstays. This non-profit’s goal is to inspire you to grow these and more plants in your gardens at home and work.

The celebration starts with the tulip, a symbol of ...

Chatham Township Police Chief Steven Hennelly Retires After 31 Years; Hired as Director of Security for Newport Centre Mall

June 24, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Police Chief Steven E. Hennelly abruptly announced the end of his 31-year association with Chatham Township law enforcement when he confirmed his retirement on Thursday at the Chatham Township Committee meeting.

Hennelly, 53, will immediately be start a new job in the private sector as the director of the security for the Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City. Hennelly, ...

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Important Message for Florham Park Residents Regarding the Fourth of July

Important July 4th Celebration Reminder - Please be advised in the interest of safety and security, the entire parade route will be CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC beginning at 8:30am on July 4, 2018. This will impact residents who live along the parade route and all of the side streets that connect to the parade route. (Please see the map attached to this post)

Please ensure that you plan accordingly ...

First Summer Weekend Entertainment Lineup for Long Beach Island and Stafford Entertainment Lineup

June 23, 2018

LONG BEACH ISLAND – Here we are, it is the first "official" summer weekend.  This is this rundown on this weekend's entertainment lineup for Stafford and Long Beach.

Remember to be safe and use Uber or Lyft while out in the evenings.

 

Arlington, 1302 Long Beach Boulevard, Ship Bottom   

Matt Fisher, Friday 8 p.m.
Greg Warren, Sunday 6 ...

DevCo is building a new version of Rutgers "The Yard." You may be surprised to see where.

NEW BRUNSWICK - In 2016, Rutgers University proudly opened “The Yard,” a student housing and retail complex along College Avenue built under the direction of the New Brunswick Development Corp.

Now the corporation, the non-profit development arm for the City of New Brunswick and commonly known as DevCo, is replicating the housing and commercial construction more than two hours ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast Episode 17

On this week’s AtlantiCast, it’s National Men’s Health Month, so check out important health tips for you or the men in your life, learn about groundbreaking research into breast cancer treatment that could mean an end to chemotherapy for some patients, meet a local sports hero who’s living his baseball dreams thanks to Goryeb Children’s Hospital and much ...

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MakerFest 2018

Mon, June 25, 9:00 AM

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The End of Jets Mini-Camp

After a week of crystal clear cerulean skies over 1 Jets Drive, the New York Jets just wrapped up their mandatory full squad mini-camp.

New York Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles held press conferences after practices last Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Jets fans have lots of questions at this time of year on what to expect from their team this fall. The press questions covered a wide ...

1896 Miles Away But Hanover Park Stands with Sante Fe

June 16, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- After the awful events at Santa Fe High School last month, students at Hanover Park organized support. Under the supervision of Kim Lurz, and staff assistance, the students created a banner and put together giftbags for the victims of the attack. Recently students from Santa Fe High were featured on the  TODAY show and brought along the banner. 

Hornets ...

Obituaries

Beverly Jean (Charlton) Weimar, of Ship Bottom, and Florham Park, New Jersey passed away on March ...
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Free Class at CylcleBar Livingston to Support Sustainability

June 23, 2018

Join us at CycleBar Livingston for Uplift Humanity's 1st Charity Event! In addition to getting your sweat on for FREE, you can learn about about how we are using a sustainability first approach to solve poverty in developing countries around the world. Meet our Board and Founder and get information on volunteer opportunities!

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