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New Online Application Allows Elderly Morris County Residents Access to State Benefits

December 10, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County residents, 65 years of age or older or between the ages of 18-64 and receiving Social Security disability benefits are now able to apply for important benefits from NJSAVE with one application. Prior to this new, on-stop application, individuals had to fill out a paper eligibility application for each program.

The goal of the new online application ...

Brewery Proposed for Former Roxbury Roller Rink

ROXBURY, NJ - Are you ready for Ledgewood Lager? How about Port Morris Port or Succasunna Summer Ale?

A former roller skating rink in Kenvil that hasn’t seen skaters in more than three decades is being eyed as a future haven for craft beer lovers, and the would-be proprietor said he would consider naming his creations after places in Roxbury.

Long Valley resident Steven Ashton wants ...

December 5 National Day of Mourning

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 will be closed 

All federal government offices will be closed

The Supreme Court is ...

Chatham Borough Council Votes Unanimously to Designate a Portion of River Road "In Need of Redevelopment"

CHATHAM, NJ - Four consecutive lots on River Road, starting from the corner of Watchung Avenue, was designated as "an area in need of redevelopment" by a 6-0 vote of the Borough of Chatham Council on Monday night.

The vote followed a public hearing held at the borough's Nov. 13 meeting, which acknowledged the Nov. 7 planning board approval, recommending the designation.

The ...

Bradley Funeral Home Owner Wants to Build 38 Luxury Townhomes on Main Street in Chatham; Plan Panned by Borough Council

CHATHAM, NJ - A presentation asking for a zoning overlay that would allow for 38 luxury townhomes and nine affordable housing units to be built on Main Street was met with opposition by the mayor and Borough of Chatham Council at its regular meeting Monday night.

Scott Bradley of the Bradley Funeral Home and two other Chatham property owners want to partner with AST Development to ...

Morris County Freeholders Fund New Trail Projects Including Florham Park Stobaeous Phase II

 

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 Morris County Trail Construction Grant Program.

Projects suggested by a Freeholder ...

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp Honors United States Military Veterans Serving at the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office

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 Veteran.    

 

Today, November 9, 2018, Prosecutor Knapp and his command ...

Local Election Results

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 results are in.

East Hanover Town Council- Carolyn Jandoli, ...

Leadership with Legacy

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 they have volunteered on several committees, including the Environmental Committee, ...

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