East Hanover/Florham Park News

November 18, 2018

Turkey or ham? Perhaps a turducken? Whichever traditional centerpiece you go with this Thanksgiving, there’s a chance it wasn’t served during the first holiday dinner in 1621. Historians believe the Plymouth Pilgrims and Wampanoag tribe shared lobster, rabbit, nuts, carrots, eggs, and dried ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park junior QB Matthew Tuli has been selected as the State Farm Athlete of the Week for his accomplishments on the football field. New Head Football coach Dan Fulton put his trust in Tuli as a first year starter at QB and it paid off. Tuli completed 106 passes (18 ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Bloomfield resident Jenn Stilwell's cranberry jelly recipe remains the worst kept secret in the township. First published in 2016 when TAPinto Bloomfield was only a few months old, this recipe will probably be published the weekend before Thanksgiving every ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover Police and Fire responded to a report of smoke coming from the second floor of a home on Mckinley Avenue. Sargent McPartlandandSargent McCoy arrived at the location along with Captain Ambrose.  The officers kicked in the front door and rescued the elderly home ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge will have a special prix fixe Thanksgiving Menu, as well as their regular menu, on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 22. Thanksgiving menu highlights at Par 440 include Butternut Squash soup to start, a roast turkey entree with all the traditional ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Some students were still being held at Livingston schools after 7 p.m. on Thursday after snow quickly accumulated during rush hour, according to Livingston police, who are still working vigorously to help drivers navigate the snow and get home safely. “Everybody’s safe, it’s ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — After being stranded on school buses for nearly five hours in a powerful snowstorm, students are reportedly being moved to safe locations, the West Orange mayor wrote in a Facebook post around 9 p.m. Thursday. “The township is currently moving all children off stranded school ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Giants fans got a second chance to revel in their team's come-from-behind victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday night when tight end Evan Engram came to Legends Gallery in Chatham to sign photos and memorabilia. Less than 24 hours after Engram keyed the winning drive in ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Students from Mendham, Pompton Plains, Boonton, Kinnelon, East Hanover, Parsippany, Budd Lake, Oak Ridge, Chester and Morristown were honored as Mayo Performing Arts Center's October Music Students of the Month - Outstanding Vocalists -- prior to the Wednesday, October 17 ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA’s recipient of the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance 2018 Youth Volunteer of the Year award is Lauren Schiffman, a 15-year-old sophomore at Hanover Park High School. Growing up, the Madison Area YMCA was always a significant part of Lauren’s life. She was a ...

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 EAST HANOVER, N.J.- At 6 pm the church bells rang and the pews of St. Rose of Lima Church filled with Brother Knights, their wives and the wives of deceased brother knights. The East Hanover Knights of Columbus Council held their annual remembrance mass for those Brother Knights who have passed ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, a 15-year-old from Mountain Lakes who left home Oct. 30, has been found, said authorities today. In a brief joint statement that offered no details about the matter, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennet and Morris ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Thera-Palooza, a special needs therapy fair, was held here recently at the Hilton Garden Inn.  “Thera-Palooza is an experiential event for families with loved ones with special needs,” said Leslie Crowe, the founder of NeedQuest, a local directory of special needs resources, ...

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In honor of Veterans Day, several years ago Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp began the annual tradition of recognizing U.S. Military Veterans who serve in the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office.  The program was the idea of Chief of Staff Daniel Pfeiffer, himself an Army ...

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WEEK WILL CULMINATE WITH ANNUAL SALUTE TO SERVICE GAME ON VETERAN’S DAY THIS ...

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NEW JERSEY TO DEMAND BETTER FOR PATIENTS, SURVIVAL AT PURPLESTRIDE, THE WALK TO END PANCREATIC CANCER PurpleStride Supports the Pancreatic Cancer Action PARSIPPANY, N.J.  –Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world’s toughest cancer, at PurpleStride New Jersey on Nov. 11. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County authorities are seeking help in finding a 15-year-old Mountain Lakes boy who has been missing since Oct. 30. In a statement, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennett  said the boy, Thomas Kolding, who lives in Mountain ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  - Township police continue their investigation in to four separate reports of a naked man exposing himself outside residences throughout the township. Police confirmed an incident that occurred on Sept. 14 involves the same man as the most recent incident, which occurred ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A benefit concert will take place Nov. 10 for Scott Miller, a local drummer and percussion instructor who became partially paralyzed in January after suffering a stroke during a performance. The 7:30 p.m. concert will happen at St. Mark’s Parish in Long Valley. Tickets will be $30 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him. According to ...

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EAST HANOVER N.J.-When the idea of raising money came to the East Hanover Middle School Student Council’s minds, they knew it could be done. On October 26th, 2018, the East Hanover Middle School held their first Pink Out walk for Breast Cancer. The event, now scheduled to be an annual happening, is ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- As election day comes to a close the  tension of the night is  just beginning. News of the nations of the newest Senators and House Representatives is pouring in. However, the tensions are just as high at the local government levels. Morris County, East Hanover and Florham Park ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-  The East Hanover Middle School Girls Soccer team is the 2018 Group 2 County Champs for the second consecutive year. The Eagles beat Mt. Lakes 3-1 on Saturday. Alyssa Alfano scored two goals to put the Eagles ahead and Arianna Allonardo scored in the last minutes to put the ...

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PORT MURRAY, NJ -- A good time was had by all at the Apple Festival hosted by Treelicious Orchards this October. An annual event, the festival is a benefit for The Ben Samuels Children's Center for Inclusive Early Care and Education at Montclair State University. Visitors picked their own apples ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-As the polls open in Florham Park Tuesday, the community will have the opportunity to elect two members to the Borough Council. Current members, Scott Carpenter and Carmen Cefalo-Pane combined have nearly 60 years of service to the Borough of Florham Park.   For many years ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J-Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennett areseeking the public’s assistance in locating a 15 year old male from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, who has been missing since October 30, 2018. Thomas Kolding, who lives in Mountain ...

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  EAST HANOVER, N.J.-This past summer, John Cirelli from EAST HANOVER, NJ joined outstanding Middle school students from across the nation to take part in a unique academic and career oriented development experience, the Junior National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C. The ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-The  Hanover Park volleyball team traveled to Garfield on Monday and earned a state tournament win\, the first in over 6 years, in a thrilling three-set victory 23-25, 25-11, 25-23. Seniors  Camryn Coffey and Danielle Dvorkin controlled the play at the net with 27 kills and six ...

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WAYNE, NJ -- Cheri Ambrose, Founder of the Male Breast Cancer Coalition, raises awareness about the rise in breast cancer diagnoses in men at the annual Women’s Wellness Expo held at the Passaic County Technical Institute. “The American Cancer Society puts the statistics out every year. This ...

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