East Hanover/Florham Park News

September 17, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Coach Andrew Moore, of Precision Sports Performance in East Hanover was recently appointed to the advisory board of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Moore has been with Precison Sports Performance since it's inception. He has a Bachelor of Science from ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Following the opening of their doors on Wednesday, September 12, East Hanover's newest business Tiki Bowls hosted a Grand Opening on Saturday, September 15. The Grand opening included face painting, cotton candy, and balloons for the kids  Tiki Bowls original location opened ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University funding-raising efforts brought in $223.4 million for the 2017-18 academic year, more than $10 million above what was raised the previous year and the largest amount ever collected in a single year, university officials said. The donations were 6.8 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham kids and their families have contributed more than $45,000 to rare cancer research through funds raised with the Sunshine Striders 1-Mile Fun Run and Chathamites are set to run again on Saturday, Sept. 29, when the fourth annual event is held. The event is free, with a ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-On September 13th, the East Hanover Land Use Planning Board held a special meeting to hear testimony from the StoneField Engineering group on their plan to erect a new 7/11 store in East Hanover. The meeting started out  with the Pledge of Allegiance and a prayer, then it was ...

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Late in August, a meeting was requested  by Thomas Ace Gallagher, to gather law enforcement, community leaders, educators, and public officials, to discuss content for the soon to be launched Morris Area Coalition For Education And Positive Choices on-line home. Gallagher did not expect what ...

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Florham Park, N.J., September 10, 2018 — The average price at the pump today in New Jersey is $2.89, up three cents from last week, according to AAA Northeast’s weekly survey of fuel prices. Today’s average price is one cent lower than a month ago ($2.90), but 11 cents higher than one year ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The weather  limited Hanover Park  to only four contests last week. The girls soccer and volleyball teams recorded wins , while the tennis and football teams were handed their first losses.                                                                                           ...

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Pumpkin spice, or pumpkin pie spice, is a combination of warm spices originally blended to create the spice blend for pumpkin pie. From time to time a “food journalist” will get their knickers in a twist and write ad nauseam about the final product not containing any pumpkin. ARGH! Keep in mind ...

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CEDAR GROVE, N.J.- For four years Cedar Grove High School displayed 2,977 flags, in honor of the lives lost on September 11. The front of the high school has served as the base for the flags, including the flags of victim's home countries.  This year, they were given a piece of steel from the ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- The New York Jets, STOMP Out Bullying and Municipal Credit Union announced today that seventh grader Alex M. of Millburn Middle School in Millburn, NJ, has been named this week's Jets Upstander of the Week. Returning for 2018, the New York Jets will continue their ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, N.J.- Lidgerwood Park was the setting for a record setting 29 volunteers getting Narcan certified along with support from Morris County Sheriff James Gannon, Senator Tony Bucco and Morris County Freeholder Doug Cabana. Ricky's Compass is changing the way mental illness is dealt with ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – While full-term classes have begun at County College of Morris (CCM), there is still time to enroll in the college’s two mid-fall sessions. The 13 Week mid-fall session runs from September 20 - December 20. The last day to apply for 13 Week classes is Thursday, September 13. The ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- After an outstanding 2017-2018 sports season Hanover Park looks to once again, be very competitive in conference, county and state play. With a change in conference teams the Hornets will see some new teams on the schedule.                                                     ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-Smiles were wide, laughter was loud and the feeling of joy was in the air as Superintendent Natalie Bartlett, East Hanover Chief of Police Chris Cannizzo, and the faculties of all East Hanover schools welcomed their students back for the new year. The students filed into their ...

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PARSIPPANY - TROY HILLS, NJ - The Morris County Board of Freeholders invites residents from all 30 Morris County towns to join in observing the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against our nation at the Morris County Remembers 9/11 Service on Sunday, Sept. 9. Port ...

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SUCCASUNNA, NJ – Residents of Morris and Essex counties will have an opportunity to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease by participating in upcoming Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s events in Succasunna and West Orange on Sept. 9 and Sept. 29, respectively. “Every step ...

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  FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - Girls on the Run New Jersey East will serve girls at several school and park-based sites across Morris County this fall, including the Elm Street Recreation Complex in Florham Park. Girls on the Run is a non-profit, physical activity-based positive youth development ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A Saint Barnabas Medical Center patient who is in renal failure and on dialysis three times a week is currently seeking a living kidney donor. Nick Sauter is a Little Falls resident who played football for Rutgers University from 1973 to 1977 and is a parishioner of the St.

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- The town pool was jammed all summer with folks beating the heat and enjoying the lazy days of summer. One Florham Park fourth grader sees the pool as a place to compete and grow strong. Junior Olympian Juliana Piano is this week's Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J.- Long-time member and Emergency Medical Technician Shirley Bergen received a certificate of appreciation for her participation in  “Partner in Mentoring Students in Career and Technical Education Programs,” from the Morris County Vocational School District.   Bergen was ...

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WASHINGTON,  – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and Empire Kosher Poultry, Inc. are issuing a public health alert out of an abundance of caution due to concerns about Salmonellaillnesses reported in the northeastern and mid-Atlantic United States that ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-Last chance summer splash at Lucy's Gift! Enjoy 25% off ALL summer styles now through September 5th Maurice J. Spagnoletti was a prominent N.J. banker tragically killed in June, 2011. Maurice was the beloved husband of Marisa Spagnoletti and the loving father of Lucy, their ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- With the continued heat wave affecting large parts of New Jersey, State Farm has offered some helpful hints to help stop heat related illness before it starts. If the forecast points to excessive temperatures and sunshine: Stay hydrated. Drink water even if you ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa reported that the district is still considering school safety procedures for the upcoming school year, including possible armed Class III officers in every school. If the school district hired Class III offices for every school, LaSusa ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- September is Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. It is also the month Ricky Godoy passed away. Brother, son, cousin, creative visionary and disrupter, he shared his personal battle with mental illness and decided he wanted to #shatterthestigma. " My vision is to bring in to ...

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WEST ORANGE, N.J. -Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center) announced the re-opening of the Leopard Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on Monday, August 27th. The comprehensive modernization and expansion were part of the County Executive's initiative to provide the highest ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for Morris County and surrounding areas beginning noon Tuesday August 28 until Wednesday August 29 8pm EDT.  The heat index will range from 100 to 104 degrees with temperatures in the 90s. The excessive heat will create ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers football has decided to go with a freshman over a red-shirt senior for the quarterback job.  Artur Sitkowski will start as quarterback for the 2018 season opener against Texas State on Saturday, Sept. 1, before heading out to Ohio State to compete against one of the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After being missing for four days following a multi-vehicle crash on Thursday near Okner Parkway on Route 10, a Livingston family’s beloved dog Roxie finally appeared on National Dog Day Sunday morning and is healthy despite some minor bumps and bruises. Nicole and Marco ...

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