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September 26, 2022

NEW JERSEY - Flags will fly at half staff in recognition and remembrance of Former Governor Florio from sunrise Tuesday September 27 until sunset on Tuesday October 11. “Governor Florio was a fighter who never backed down", said Governor Murphy in a statement. "He was a leader who cared more ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — Face masks are now optional on New York State public transportation systems, including the PATH Train between New Jersey and Manhattan. In an announcement Wednesday, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said that, effective immediately, facial coverings are no longer required on ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Borough of Florham Park will be holding its next Board of Adjustment meeting on Wednesday, September 7th at 6:30pm. It will be held in the Municipal Building located at 111 Ridgedale Avenue in Florham Park. You can view the agenda by clicking here. 

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - For a second night in a row, the intersection on Rt. 10 West at New Murray Road will be closed for the installation of mast arms for a new traffic signal. Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, August 24, until 5 a.m. Thursday, August 25, Route 10 westbound will be closed ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Township released a video on their website regarding their stance on the stray cats in the town on Tuesday, as tensions between them and Trap, Neuter & Return advocates continue. The video, titled “East Hanover’s Response to TNR,” is a simple, four-minute video that ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Township of East Hanover will be holding its Land Use Planning Board meeting on Tuesday July 20th at 7pm. On the Agenda is the application from R&O East Hanover, LLC who is seeking to construct two new warehouse buildings, off street parking and loading spaces, ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Borough Council was presented a new Zoning Code during Thursday’s meeting, which has been in the works since mid-2021, said Katherine Sarmad, Professional Planner at Harbor Consultants, Inc. The Zoning Code, which has not been reviewed nor amended in its entirety since ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Borough Council of East Hanover will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 6th at 7pm. The meeting will be at the Township municipal building at 411 Ridgedale Avenue in East Hanover. To view the agenda for the meeting, click here. 

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Yesterday the United States Supreme Court overturned the Roe V Wade ruling that has been in effect for fifty years.  It was the landmark ruling that established the constitutional right to abortion.   People gathered in Morristown to voice their opinions. A small group of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The average price for a gallon of gas in New Jersey is just below $5 a gallon, announced AAA. The average price had been above $5 since June 7, when it was $5.01 per gallon. Today’s average price is down eight cents since last week ($5.05), but still 20 cents higher than a month ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  Juneteenth 2022 is the day that celebrates the day in 1865 when enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas, learned that the Emancipation Proclamation had freed them. In New Jersey, Juneteenth was a State Holiday on Friday, June 17th but on Monday, June 20th it will be observed ...

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NEW JERSEY -  Cash toll collections on the George Washington Bridge will be eliminated as of July 10, 2022, announced The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. A new electronic tolling system will feature overhead gantries that will capture license plate images by overhead cameras, and a bill ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover congratulated its Girl Scout troop during its business-as-usual June 6 town meeting. Toni Marzulloi presented the many present Scouts with Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards to commemorate their hard work. The girls and their families took up most of the Council ...

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FLORHAM PARK - A couple sought and was granted approval for drastic renovations for their house that they purchased in 2000 during a Florham Park Zoning Board of Adjustment meeting on Wednesday, June 1st. Bruce and Julie Carter, the owners of the property, have two adult sons, who are in their ...

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TRENTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Senate on Thursday unanimously approved legislation that would prohibit anyone convicted of criminal animal cruelty from owning a domestic animal and from working or volunteering at businesses involving animals. Nicknamed “Moose’s Law, after a Burlington County ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Senators Kristin M. Corrado and Anthony M. Bucco have introduced legislation calling for an end to weekly testing for New Jersey public school teachers, support staff, and bus drivers who did not receive the COVID-19 vaccine. “New Jersey’s public health emergency ended more than ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover Town Council introduced its 2022 town budget at the May 2 town meeting. According to the budget, the average East Hanover resident will be paying an extra $6.70 in taxes. Important purchases in 2022 will include new license plate reader cameras, replacement of ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover welcomed its new Fire Department members to the squad during a formal ceremony at the May 2 town meeting. Ten members, four auxiliary and six non-auxiliary, took the oath to begin their stints at the Fire Department. Among those sworn in was the Department’s first ...

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NEW JERSEY: The "Bag Up NJ" campaign is the New Jersey Clean Communities Council’s new single use plastic and paper bag ban outreach campaign, which has a simple message: Bring your own reusable bag(s) when you shop. This means you can still use plastic bags but it's a BYOB situation: Bring ...

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MARLBORO – A $10 million investment in automated license plate recognition (ALPR) technology has been announced by Governor Murphy's Office. The Governor, along with Acting Attorney General Platkin made the announced on Friday April 29. The investment is aimed at reducing violent crime and motor ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Florham Park Borough Council approved its 2022 budget during the Apr. 21 town meeting. Presented by Chief Financial Officer Patrice Visco, the budget took up most of an otherwise rather short meeting. According to Visco, this year’s budget was a difficult one, as the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Effective immediately, masks will no longer be required to be worn on public transportation and in transportation hubs. The announcement came after the April 18 court ruling by a Florida Federal Judge. "Effective immediately, TSA will no longer enforce its Security Directives ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County’s 2022 Budget was adopted April 13 by the Board of County Commissioners, who held the tax rate stable for another year as they expanded funding for public safety and health, infrastructure projects, human services, education and economic development. “Our 2022 ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover’s feral cat argument has undoubtedly caused Mayor Joseph Pannullo and the Council considerable stress, and while a legal resolution may be on the horizon, it can’t come soon enough for the frustrated Mayor. After the conclusion of yet another fiery debate during ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The departments of East Hanover formally thanked Mayor Joseph Pannullo for his leadership through the pandemic in a surprise event during the April 4 town meeting. The surprise came when Councilman Frank DeMaio interrupted the Mayor as Pannullo was preparing to go into Old ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Fifty-two percent of New Jerseyans say the Garden State is off on the wrong track compared to 38% who say it is headed in the right direction, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. The latest numbers continue a downward trend first seen in October 2021 after a much ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A Telephonic Veterans’ Claims Clinic will take place today,  Monday, March 21 from 9:00 AM - 5:00PM.  A representative from the VA Newark Regional Office will be available by telephone to help veterans and their families file new claims, check status of existing claims, and ...

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TRENTON, NJ -Insurance companies, financial institutions and other entities regulated by the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance are expected to fully comply with the sanctions imposed on Russia and Belarus by the United States, announced government officials. The directive follows ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Mach 17th Florham Park Council meeting became a minor story time as the Councilmembers gave their experiences with the town’s sidewalks. During the public section, Jen McDonald gave an impassioned plea for sidewalks on Afton Lane. McDonald has been a frequent face at town ...

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TRENTON, NJ –  New Jersey is set to receive $641 million from settlements with Johnson & Johnson, which manufactured opioids, and the country’s three largest pharmaceutical distributors – McKesson, Cardinal Health, and AmerisourceBergen, announced Governor Phil Murphy and Acting Attorney ...

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