East Hanover/Florham Park Top Stories

December 14, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The start of 2018-2019 winter sports programs at Hanover Park  High School is here.  Both the boy and girls basketball teams will be in a new conferences, Wrestling has a very demanding conference and non-conference schedule and boys Winter Track will be in action with events at ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J.-The Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council honored six local women at their 18th Annual Tribute to Women Awards Luncheon.  Susan Head (Florham Park), Linda S. Habgood (Westfield; mother and son accepting award), Alexandra Picozzi (New Vernon), Nancy Washington (Manasquan), ...

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EAST HANOVER and HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.- The Hanover Park High School Regional District  participated in a three-day program, hosted by the East Hanover and Hanover Township Police Departments, and held at Whippany Park last week and Hanover Park this week. The officers educated the student on ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Often the season of giving is flooded with shopping, preparing, shipping and stressing. It becomes easy to forget that there are many in need, especially uring the holidays. For two local college students who have lived in East Hanover their whole lives, Christmas morning was ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The East Hanover PBA are collecting toys for their Annual Holiday Toy Drive. To support their efforts, donations of new, unwrapped toys and games can be dropped off at the Police Department, 2 Deforest Avenue. Donations will be collected until Sunday, December 16. All donations ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The third and final public information session regarding planned improvements to the Columbia Turnpike Bridge in Florham Park is set to take place Wednesday December 12 from 5:30pm - 8pm at the Hyatt House in Morristown. The goal of the project is to address structural ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover Middle School is collecting canned goods and boxed food for donations! Please consider dropping off your donations at the middle school or sending it in with students. Help supply hot meals to those who don't have them every day. Additionally, EHMS is ...

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  HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.- The community has asked and the NJ Coalition for Education and Positive Choices, in conjunction with Mennen Arena, bring this major initiative back beginningFridayJanuary 4thandrunning ten consecutive Friday nights through March 8, 2019, 7:30 pm until 10 pm. Families, ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-Mary Comito State Farm athlete of the week is  Hanover Park junior volleyball player Katie Piedade. She contributed to a very successful season for the vteam and leads the team in aces 41, service points 22 and assist 136. Piedade also plays during the year for the number ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover Lady Eagles had a big win this week against rival, Mendham Township Middle School, 50-29.  High scorer, eighth grader Alyssa Alfano had a great game with 29 points. Eight graders, Jadyn Mapura and Arianna Alonardo both scored eight points and outstanding ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- To honor the passing of the 41 president, George H.W. Bush, the nation will observe a national day of mourning. Here is a list of what will be closed tomorrow in observance   U.S. Post Office locations will be closed New York Stock Exchange will be closed  Nasdaq ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- What if no one answered the call? A question that never should have to be answered. This is a great opportunity to serve the community called home. All training costs are covered by the department. Interested applicants must be 16 years old or older.  Please contact ...

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.- On Thursday November 15, The Morris County Economic Development Corporation, a division of The Morris County Chamber of Commerce held the First Annual Innovation and Sustainability Forum with a focus on the Impact of Corporate Social Innovation.  An informative and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  If anyone calls on the phone says they are from the Morris County Sheriff's Office and asks for money, that's a scam, said the Morris County Sheriff's Office.  In the most recent scam calls, the caller (sometimes via voice message) uses an agency number for Caller ID and ...

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Holiday Happenings here in East Hanover Florham Park!   Saturday, December 1st, 2018-   Hanover Park Project Graduation Holiday Boutique located at the Florham Park Recreation Center. From 10 am until 3 pm Holy Family Church Holiday Boutique Sale- Holy Family Church, ...

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  EAST HANOVER, N.J.- This Sunday, December second,  East Hanover's annual Christmas Tree Lighting will be taking place. Hosted  by the East Hanover Knights of Columbus in conjunction with the Town of East Hanover, the Lighting will take place at 5:45 pm on Sunday, December 2nd! Along with the ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-Hanover Park Project Graduation is holding a Holiday Boutique on Saturday, December 1st.  The boutique will be held at the Florham Park Recreation Center, 111 Ridgedale Avenue, from 10 am - 3pm.  Vendors include Alfred's Sporting Goods, Chloe + Isabel, Color Street Nail Strips, ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover Middle School Girls Soccer have a lot to be grateful for this off-season. TAPinto got an inside chat with the team over cake. Coach Colleen Malzahn took the lead coach position this season, but is not new to East Hanover Middle School, "this has been an exciting ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, N.J. -Chabad of SE Morris County invites everyone to its annual Menorah Lighting Ceremonies, which will take place during Hanukah in Madison, The Borough of Chatham, East Hanover, and Florham Park.  Music, hot refreshments, and prizes for the children will accompany each Menorah ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — During National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month (NADAM), signed into proclamation by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, the Alzheimer’s Association aims to recognize the impact of caregiving and honor the more than 15 million Americans caring for someone with Alzheimer's ...

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  NEW TRAILS WILL ADD RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES COUNTYWIDE   FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- The Morris County Board of Freeholders today received a recommendation to fund a half-dozen recreational trail projects in six towns across the county at a cost of $797,714 as part of a the three-year-old ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-This week, Hanover Parks Home Economics classes prepared for an annual tradition. In conjunction with Halos for Angels, a local charity,  the Home Ec. department use their resources to make Thanksgiving special for local families in need. No matter what the cause or the time ...

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Our TAPinto team would like to express gratitude to all of our readers, supporters, contributors, fans and friends. it is because of you that we can be great and continue to grow. Happy Thanksgiving. 

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover was recently named one of New Jerseys Safest Cities, according to Safewise, a professional review and comparison site that rates home security providers. According to 2018 results, Safe wise named East Hanover 21 out of 50 on their top 50 safest cities in New ...

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East Hanover, N.J.– Novartis welcomed nearly 100 students with disabilities to the company’s East Hanover campus on Wednesday, October 10th for the annual Disability Mentoring Day. The “I CAN” theme was incorporated into onsite activities, designed to increase confidence and help ...

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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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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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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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