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“Cannibal Castle” Cake Wins Big at Halos for Angels Bake Off

October 22, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ—Brains for burgers, fingers for fries, and a smoking soda were the top contender at this year’s first ever “Bake-Off” hosted by Halos for Angels during their Fright Factor season.

The prize was a check for $500. The winning edible treat was judged by three random judges and based on taste, presentation, and Fright Factor theme. There were three ...

Hanover Park Come Back Brings Victory at Homecoming

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Junior QB Matthew Tuli ran for two touchdowns and passed for two more as Hanover Park overcame a 13-0 halftime deficit to defeat rival Madison on Homecoming night on Friday night East Hanover. HP's  record is 3-4, keeping hopes of taking part in the state playoffs.                 ...

Come out for Hanover Park’s Class of 2019’s Haunted House Tonight

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park High School’s Class of 2019 is holding a student-run Haunted House on Monday October 22nd 2018. The Senior Class tradition will run from 6pm to 8:30pm, with a “Not So Scary” time running from 6-7pm, and a “Scary” time from 7-8:30 pm. It will be located at Hanover Park High School near the gymnasium. 

Admission: $10 per ...

State Farm's Mary Comito on New Jersey Drivers and Deer Collisions

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- As winter approaches, and the chance of encountering deer on the roadways increases, so do the odds of collision, particularly in New Jersey.

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, ...

Hanover Park Come Back Brings Victory at Homecoming

October 22, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Junior QB Matthew Tuli ran for two touchdowns and passed for two more as Hanover Park overcame a 13-0 halftime deficit to defeat rival Madison on Homecoming night on Friday night East Hanover. HP's  record is 3-4, keeping hopes of taking part in the state playoffs.                 ...

Atlantic Health System and NY Jets Fight Pediatric Cancer as Part of the 'Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer' Campaign

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-Yesterday, Atlantic Health System and the New York Jets partnered again in the fight against pediatric cancer. As part of the NFL and American Cancer Society's “Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer” campaign, five children who are undergoing or have completed treatment at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children's Hospital, served as honorary captains for ...

State Farm's Mary Comito on New Jersey Drivers and Deer Collisions

October 20, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- As winter approaches, and the chance of encountering deer on the roadways increases, so do the odds of collision, particularly in New Jersey.

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, ...

Atlantic Health System and NY Jets Fight Pediatric Cancer as Part of the 'Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer' Campaign

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Yesterday, Atlantic Health System and the New York Jets partnered again in the fight against pediatric cancer. As part of the NFL and American Cancer Society's “Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer” campaign, five children who are undergoing or have completed treatment at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children's Hospital, served as honorary captains for the ...

Prosecutor: Hillsborough Teacher, 29, Sent Nude Photos Online to Montgomery HS Student

October 9, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Montgomery High School teacher who lives in Hillsborough has been arrested and faces charges of sending nude photos of herself and sexually-explicit messages via social media to a Montgomery High School student over a period of several months.

Michelina Aichele, 29 of Capricorn Drive in Hillsborough, has been charged with 2nd degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

42nd ANNUAL MORRISTOWN CRAFTMARKET  SET FOR FRIDAY- SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19-21 AT THE MORRISTOWN ARMORY

October 13, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown CraftMarket, now celebrating its 42nd consecutive year as a nationally acclaimed and charitable fine art and craft show featuring 160 gifted artists from over 25 states throughout the country, will be held Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21 at the Morristown Armory, 430 Western Avenue, Morristown, NJ.

The show hours are:

Friday, October 19, 5pm to ...

Lavallette Beach Unveils Brendan Tevlin Memorial Playground

LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years after he was fatally shot in West Orange.

Firefighters and other volunteers from across the ...

“Cannibal Castle” Cake Wins Big at Halos for Angels Bake Off

October 22, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, NJ—Brains for burgers, fingers for fries, and a smoking soda were the top contender at this year’s first ever “Bake-Off” hosted by Halos for Angels during their Fright Factor season.

The prize was a check for $500. The winning edible treat was judged by three random judges and based on taste, presentation, and Fright Factor theme. There were three ...

Halos For Angels Hosts Two Different Competitions This Scare Season

FLORHAM PARK, NJ—The local charity, Halos For Angels, who does a haunted house every year located at 186 Ridgedale Ave, to raise money for families in need who are dealing with tragedies in their lives, is offering two competitions this season.

The first competition, a “Bake-Off” will take place on Saturday, October 20 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the haunted house location. A ...

East Hanover Middle School Gives Back in a Big Way

EAST HANOVER, N.J.-The East Hanover Middle School Student Council recently gave back to the community in a unique and educational way. The student leaders are now required 10 hours of community service in order to partake in the Six Flags trip at the end of the year but that is not the only incentive that the students have to do good. This past Tuesday, October 9, the Student Council visited Grow ...

Local Reporter Killed While Walking on Route 10 in Randolph

October 16, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ - Lindsay Ireland, a reporter who worked for several TAPinto.net sites and the Daily Record, died early Oct. 14 after being struck by a vehicle in Randolph, police said.

The incident took place on Route 10 in the early morning, said Randolph police  Lt. Christopher Guiliani said that the Ireland,  26, of Randolph, was struck and killed by Victor Retana, 30, ...

Shelter Dog Finds New Purpose as Morris County Sheriff's Bomb Sniffer

MONTVILLE, NJ – Many dogs who are surrendered to the animal shelter not once, but twice, don’t get another chance, but Boomer not only got a second chance – he is helping Morris County residents in an important way.

After 14 weeks of training, Boomer is now a certified Morris County Sheriff’s Office bomb sniffing dog.  His handler, Detective Michael Carbone, put ...

Fright Factor Starts Season Off With a Scream

FLORHAM PARK, NJ—The annual event known as Fright Factor, sponsored by the charity Halos for Angels, kicked off its season on Friday, October 6.

In attendance at the ribbon cutting ceremony were Florham Park Police Officers Dan Braico, Karl Svenningsen, and Brian Sampson, who cut the ribbon.

Each year the scope and theme of the haunted house changes, just a little.  “You ...

Discover the Beauty of Double Tulips for Your Nutley Garden

October 9, 2018

Celebrate the National Garden Bureau’s Year of the Tulip in a big way by planting double flowered tulip varieties this fall for a showy display next spring. Flower arrangers love the big bold blossoms that resemble peonies and you’ll love their impressive blooms in your garden and containers.

Start and end the tulip season with these beautiful spring-flowering bulbs. Plant double ...

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Florham Park Senior Citizen Picnic

Senior Citizen Picnic

Wed., Sept. 26, 2018

All Florham Park      Residents age 62 +  are invited!

Please join us at the Community Center at 11:30 a.m.  Enjoy a hot catered luncheon and fun entertainment!

Please register by Wed., Sept. 19, 2018

 Please provide your name and phone # and drop it off at the senior citizen center, along with your CHECK ...

State Farm's Mary Comito on New Jersey Drivers and Deer Collisions

October 20, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- As winter approaches, and the chance of encountering deer on the roadways increases, so do the odds of collision, particularly in New Jersey.

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, ...

Lavallette Beach Unveils Brendan Tevlin Memorial Playground

October 13, 2018

LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years after he was fatally shot in West Orange.

Firefighters and other volunteers from across the ...

FEMA Forgives Belmar’s $4.4 Million Loan for Superstorm Sandy Recovery

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar will not have to pay back a $4.4 million federal community disaster loan after completing a tedious process that documented how the borough used the funds for its recovery from Superstorm Sandy.

The borough learned last week that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has forgiven the loan, which it received to help the borough remain fiscally stable after the ...

State Farm's Mary Comito on New Jersey Drivers and Deer Collisions

October 20, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- As winter approaches, and the chance of encountering deer on the roadways increases, so do the odds of collision, particularly in New Jersey.

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 21

On this week’s AtlantiCast, see who has the cleanest hands in health care, find out how Atlantic Health System is training the next generation of health care professionals, Overlook Medical Center joins the robot revolution and much more!

 

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Anderson. Crowell. Williams.

All of the players on the New York Jets roster are team players. All are an important piece in the outcome of the game.

After the big win over the Denver Broncos 34-16, there is a need to shine a much deserved spotlight on  three players who made a big difference in that game.

Every fan has their favorite position; my first choice is always wide receiver. The New York Jets have had a ...

Come out for Hanover Park’s Class of 2019’s Haunted House Tonight

October 22, 2018

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park High School’s Class of 2019 is holding a student-run Haunted House on Monday October 22nd 2018. The Senior Class tradition will run from 6pm to 8:30pm, with a “Not So Scary” time running from 6-7pm, and a “Scary” time from 7-8:30 pm. It will be located at Hanover Park High School near the gymnasium. 

Admission: $10 per ...

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Beverly Jean (Charlton) Weimar, of Ship Bottom, and Florham Park, New Jersey passed away on March ...
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Letter to the Editor: Mikie Sherril is Listening

October 21, 2018

Dear Editor, 

In the race to be New Jersey’s next 11th Congressional district  representative, there is only one candidate who supports a woman’s right to choose. Her name is Mikie Sherrill, a former Navy helicopter pilot and federal prosecutor.

Her opponent, Republican Jay Webber, has aggressively fought for years to defund Planned Parenthood, a non profit that ...

Community Church in Short Hills to Hold Annual Charity Sale

October 13, 2018

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Shop for a good cause at the Annual Charity Sale at Community Congregational Church (200 Hartshorn Dr., Short Hills) on Saturday, October 27 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. A special preview event will be held on Friday, October 26 from 2-6pm, with a 20% premium added to all prices.

Brand-name new and gently used clothes (like Hugo Boss, Polo, Tommy Hilfiger, and Calvin Klein), ...