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Sportsbooks collect $40.7 million in July; Online Gambling continues Winning

August 14, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — New Jersey’s sportsbooks did not disappoint in their first full month of operation, increasing wagers dramatically in June while nearly doubling the number of open sportsbooks to five. Such an increase was to be expected and a sign of what lies ahead, according to analysts for PlayNJ.com.

“Considering the rate at which sportsbooks are opening ...

Community Values Coalition Encouraging Residents to Speak Out Against Hate

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Almost a month after residents started seeing flyers from Identity Evropa, a group classified by the Anti-Defamation League as a white supremacist organization, around Bridgewater and surrounding towns, residents have been banding together to spread a message against hate and bias – and a new group called the Community Values Coalition is designed to do just ...

East Hanover Dunkin Donuts Hosts Grand Re-Opening

The East Hanover’s Dunkin’ Donuts located on Ridgedale Avenue  re-opened this week. Following a car accident that left the store totally destroyed and many months of hard work, the Dunkin Location opened its doors to its patrons in late June. Although the re-opening did not have a ceremony, those who loved the location, and its workers flooded in with smiles and well wishes for ...

Why New Jersey Walks for A World Without Alzheimer’s

FLORHAM PARK, NJ — This fall, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) will launch five Walk To End Alzheimer’s events throughout the Garden State. Thousands of New Jerseyans will join in this venture who walk in memory of their mothers, fathers, grandparents, and loved ones—more than 2,300 lost last year alone—from Alzheimer’s ...

Hanover Park Distance Runner Grace Reynolds is the Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the Week

August 1, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park's Grace Reynolds, girls  track team distance runner has been selected as Mary Comito's of State Farm's Athlete of the Week.

Reynolds played a big part in Hanover Park  tying for first place in the North Jersey Section 2 Group 2 meet. She placed 2nd in the 1600 yd and 3200 yd races, 3rd in the 800 yd and was part of ...

Why New Jersey Walks for A World Without Alzheimer’s

August 12, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ — This fall, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) will launch five Walk To End Alzheimer’s events throughout the Garden State. Thousands of New Jerseyans will join in this venture who walk in memory of their mothers, fathers, grandparents, and loved ones—more than 2,300 lost last year alone—from Alzheimer’s ...

Some Students in NJ Could Go To County College For Free in 2019

August 1, 2018

TRENTON, NJ— Some county college students around the state could attend classes in 2019 for free thanks to a pilot program launched by Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration yesterday.

The program, the Community College Innovation Challenge, is the first phase of the governor’s initiative to provide two years of community college free for students across the state. It was ...

Prospective Summer 2019 Pre-K and Kindergarten Children Invited to Experience “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp on August 13, from 10 am to 12:30 pm

August 9, 2018

LONG VALLEY, NJ — Those with children entering Pre-K or Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year who are thinking about day camp options for next summer are invited to attend “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, on Monday, August 13, 2018, from 10 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. Reservations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis by calling (908) 876-3429, ...

Florham Park Police Department Hosts Annual National Night Out

FLORHAM PARK, NJ- The Florham Park Police Department hosted its Annual National Night Out Event. Behind the walls of Borough Hall, hundreds of people gathered to enjoy free food, activities, and stations ran by FPPD, which all promoted the importance of community safety.   

National Night Out is a nation-wide event in the United States, where Police Departments across the ...

Free Gift at Lucy's Gift

Lucy's Gift is offering a free gift with all purchases of $30 or more!

Come in and choose between a ladies snake luggage tag or a men's card holder with RFID Blocking

Lucy's Gift is located at 187 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park NJ

 

About Lucy’s Gift

Founded in 2015, Lucy’s Gift (LG) is a retail boutique offering the latest, brand new handbags, ...

East Hanover Dunkin Donuts Hosts Grand Re-Opening

August 14, 2018

The East Hanover’s Dunkin’ Donuts located on Ridgedale Avenue  re-opened this week. Following a car accident that left the store totally destroyed and many months of hard work, the Dunkin Location opened its doors to its patrons in late June. Although the re-opening did not have a ceremony, those who loved the location, and its workers flooded in with smiles and well wishes for ...

Why New Jersey Walks for A World Without Alzheimer’s

August 12, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ — This fall, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) will launch five Walk To End Alzheimer’s events throughout the Garden State. Thousands of New Jerseyans will join in this venture who walk in memory of their mothers, fathers, grandparents, and loved ones—more than 2,300 lost last year alone—from Alzheimer’s ...

Free Gift at Lucy's Gift

Lucy's Gift is offering a free gift with all purchases of $30 or more!

Come in and choose between a ladies snake luggage tag or a men's card holder with RFID Blocking

Lucy's Gift is located at 187 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park NJ

 

About Lucy’s Gift

Founded in 2015, Lucy’s Gift (LG) is a retail boutique offering the latest, brand new handbags, ...

East Hanover Home Depot Donates Decontamination Bucket Kits to Morris Township Office of Emergency Management

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Township Office of Emergency Management has received a donation of Decontamination Bucket Kits from the East Hanover Home Depot.

The store donated 10 Decontamination Bucket Kits which include a garden hose, nozzle, Dawn dish soap, scrub brush, spray bottle, and cleaning wipes. The kits will be used by the Morris Township Fire Department in their decontamination ...

Florham Park Police Department Hosts Annual National Night Out

August 9, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ- The Florham Park Police Department hosted its Annual National Night Out Event. Behind the walls of Borough Hall, hundreds of people gathered to enjoy free food, activities, and stations ran by FPPD, which all promoted the importance of community safety.   

National Night Out is a nation-wide event in the United States, where Police Departments across the ...

Morris Residents Warned About Summer Motor Vehicle Burglaries and Thefts

Over the past month, there has been a rash of early morning motor vehicle burglaries and thefts across Morris County, with the burglars and thieves at work while most residents are asleep, according to Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon.

Most of these incidents are occurring between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m., with criminals targeting cars parked in driveways or streets. In some cases, residents may ...

Branson, MO: Country Fun in the Ozarks

August 12, 2018

BRANSON, MO — Live shows, water sports, Silver Dollar City amusement park — Branson, Missouri, in the Ozarks has it all. Here’s what to know before you go:

Table Rock Lake

This man-made lake is the area’s biggest attraction, with 800 miles of shoreline. Its cold, clear water is perfect for fishing, boating and swimming. 

Showboat Branson Belle offers ...

Vendors & Crafters Sought for Roxbury's Home for the Holidays Street Festival

ROXBURY, NJ - It’s never too hot and humid to think “holidays.”

Vendor/crafter registration is now open for Roxbury’s 4th Annual Home for the Holidays street festival scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 1. 

Go to www.roxburynj.us/holidays to get registration form. 

Vendors are encouraged to register early – see registration form for ...

Prospective Summer 2019 Pre-K and Kindergarten Children Invited to Experience “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp on August 13, from 10 am to 12:30 pm

August 9, 2018

LONG VALLEY, NJ — Those with children entering Pre-K or Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year who are thinking about day camp options for next summer are invited to attend “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, on Monday, August 13, 2018, from 10 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. Reservations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis by calling (908) 876-3429, ...

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Sportsbooks collect $40.7 million in July; Online Gambling continues Winning

August 14, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — New Jersey’s sportsbooks did not disappoint in their first full month of operation, increasing wagers dramatically in June while nearly doubling the number of open sportsbooks to five. Such an increase was to be expected and a sign of what lies ahead, according to analysts for PlayNJ.com.

“Considering the rate at which sportsbooks are opening ...

More Americans Protecting Their Vacation Investments with Travel Insurance

August 1, 2018

Florham Park, N.J.,  — As international travel grows in popularity, Americans are choosing to protect their vacation investments by purchasing travel insurance. According to a recent AAA Travel survey, nearly 4 in 10 Americans (38 percent) are likely to purchase travel insurance for future international trips. For those travelers, trip cancellation protection is the most valuable ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 19

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find some can’t-miss back to school tips for parents and students, learn about a new treatment for brain injury, see which Atlantic Health System medical center is the only one in New Jersey to make a new, national list, find out how to avoid “avocado hand,” and much more!

 

Upcoming Events

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Wed, August 15, 12:00 PM

MAYO Performing Arts Center, Morristown

The Power of Nine - Fine Art Exhibit by the ...

Arts & Entertainment

Thu, August 16, 4:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, 3rd Floor, Montclair

Comic Book Crunch: Intro to Comic Book ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Hold-Out Winners and Loser

In June, the New York Jets announced their training camp schedule for 2018. Rookies reported on July 24th and veteran players reported July 26th. PSL/Club Holders were able to attend training camp on Saturday, July 28th at Atlantic Health Jets Training Center (AHJTC).

Absent from training camp, as all Jets fan know, was Sam Darnold, who had yet to sign his rookie contract. Ian Rapoport of NFL ...

Four East Hanover Middle School Students Earn Art Honors in Project Pride

August 4, 2018

EAST HANOVER,N.J.- Amelia Politi just graduated from East Hanover Middle School and is headed to Morris County School of Technology this fall.  She leaves behind a winning legacy, along with four other eighth grade students who placed in the Morris County Council of Education Associations 2018 Project Pride.

Politi was a member of school art club. She explained how art ...

Obituaries

Beverly Jean (Charlton) Weimar, of Ship Bottom, and Florham Park, New Jersey passed away on March ...
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High Holiday Free Services

August 15, 2018

CHABAD OF RANDOLPH OFFERS NO-COST SERVICES FOR THE JEWISH HIGH HOLIDAYS
Chabad Offers Services Geared for Jews of All Backgrounds

With just a weeks before the onset of the Jewish New Year, the question of where to attend services is high on the list for many Jewish families and singles. Recognizing the often high price tag attached to the experience, Chabad of Randolph is offering their ...