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April 30, 2021

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Take down those deck umbrellas! A National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for the local area that went into effect at 2pm on Friday and will continue through Saturday at 4am. “Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects,” the advisory said. “Tree limbs ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The National Weather Service has announced a freeze warning and a threat of severe thunderstorms for the local area. According to the weather authority, showers and thunderstorms are possible. Some storms may produce small hail and wind gusts as high as 30 mph. The freeze ...

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NEW JERSEY -Utility shut offs are currently suspended for New Jersey residents, but bills are not forgiven, said Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver and NJBPU President Fiordaliso. To set up a payment plan, call the utility company. Customers can also apply for assistance from the state.   Sign up ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Residents of long-term care facilities can now have in-person visits, regardless of whether they or their visitors have received the coronavirus vaccine — except in those settings where a high level of COVID-19 transmission exists. Significant drops in coronavirus outbreaks and the ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover ranked  #145 overall in New Jersey according to Niche.  According to the report: East Hanover Township is a suburb of New York City with a population of 11,072. East Hanover Township is in Morris County and is one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Florham Park ranked in the top 10 towns in Morris County and #78 overall in New Jersey according to Niche.  According to the report: Florham Park is a suburb of New York City with a population of 11,623. Florham Park is in Morris County and is one of the best places to live in ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Residents experiencing financial hardship should be aware of help through the Office of Temporary Assistance (OTA). The Cash Assistance Program provides financial help to families with minor children, single adults and childless couples in need of financial help. Temporary ...

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TRENTON, NJ — With the threat of foreclosures looming across the state and country because of the economic downturn, Governor Phil Murphy recently signed a new law that provides direct assistance to those faced with losing their home. The measure, sponsored by Senator Troy Singleton ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - There is a lost parrot on the loose in East Hanover. The lost bird was last seen on Brace Drive. The bird's name is Rehea.    If you find the parrot, please contact the East Hanover Police department at (973) 887-0432. 

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Villa at Florham Park is leading the way with cutting edge programs for its residents. The Villa at Florham Park provides residents with access to the It’s Never 2 Late ® (iN2L) Program. The user-friendly software platform has a picture-based, touch screen interface that ...

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HANOVER, NJ - There is an “Unofficial” Hanover Township Senior Citizens Page launching on Monday, March 1st. This information hub will give the community opportunity to engage with update and connect with local seniors.  We will update all residents with the information when it is ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for New Jersey, starting from 4am on Thursday morning until 10am on Friday.  The anticipated coastal low is in the process of forming and will likely position itself slightly farther out to sea than models indicated ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The latest in the series of storms on what has previously been dubbed a conveyor belt will be making its appearance on Saturday evening.  The latest models have all come into agreement that the coastal low will form in the Mid-Atlantic region and track up the New Jersey coast ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – It has been quite a while since the snow patterns have been this consistent for a period as long as what has been occurring in February.  After the quick but steady thumping experienced on Sunday, there is another small storm that will make its way through our area on Tuesday.  ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Florham Park neighbors can now enjoy a new memorial bench dedicated to the memory of Tom Fletcher. The bench is located behind the borough hall, next to the dugout at the baseball field. This bench was made possible by the donations for friends and neighbors.

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Confidence remains high that a significant coastal storm will leave all of New Jersey with measurable, and in most areas plowable snow by the end of Sunday.  The Saturday models have brought some previously mentioned variables into play, and with that, some adjustments to the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Randolph Motor Vehicle Licensing Center closed on Tuesday, January 19 after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. The licensing center will reopen February 1, 2021, stated the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.  Road test operations and the inspection stations ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ  - Local seniors still have time to apply for the Senior Freeze Program. UPDATE: Deadline for Senior Freeze property tax relief program is extended through February 1, 2021. The Program is a property tax reimbursement program for eligible seniors and disable residents. In order to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System welcomed Morris County's first baby of 2021 at 12:36am. The baby girl, named Blake Noelle Sabino weighed 7 lbs 10 oz and is 20.5 inches long. Blake joins parents Nicole Barbour and Jason Sabino of ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management issued a statement Wednesday afternoon advising residents to be prepared ahead of the storm. Rain and high winds, with gusts up to 65 m.p.h in some areas, are expected Thursday Dec. 24 into Friday Dec. 25., 2020.  The statement ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The entire state of New Jersey is now under a winter storm watch for a robust Nor’easter that will commence Wednesday afternoon, and lasting well into Thursday morning.  The storm that is leaving the area today has pulled cold air into the area, and a blocking high pressure ...

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Walk-Ins Still Allowed at Licensing Centers for Select Transactions TRENTON, NJ — Before heading to any of New Jersey’s 16 motor vehicle centers, an appointment will be required beginning tomorrow, December 14. Customers will no longer be able to walk in to complete a transition — whether it’s ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - As the holiday season comes upon us, and with the rise of online retail giants like Amazon, it has become important to make an effort to protect yourself from “Porch Pirates.”  Police say thefts of packages from front porches are a problem during the holiday season.  As the ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - A bike was found over the weekend that was reported to be laying in the woods adjacent to Stobaeus Field for several days and was turned over to the Florham Park Police for safe keeping. It is an adult sized mountain bike. If this bike belongs to you or your child, please ...

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As if going through a divorce isn’t hard enough, this year the complication of a global pandemic that encourages everyone to stay home was thrown into the mix. Many divorce lawyers predict divorce rates will spike post-pandemic once courts are open and operating again. At this point, if a couple is ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Originally built in 1979, on 107 Ridgedale Avenue, the Florham Park Public Library has always made it its mission to serve the local community through books, movies and enrichment programs for children and adults. However, in recent months, due to the coronavirus, things ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Now that more and more places are reopening, people are traveling a little more and a little farther from home. One thing to consider is how safe is your child's car seat.  To be safe on the road, kids need a safe car seat. Residents are invited to a free car seat installation ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Borough of Florham Park has announced it's leaf collection schedule for the fall.  You can see it here:  

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Trick r’ treating may be cancelled this year due to COVID-19. This is why last Saturday, on October 24th, the annual Truck R’ Treat came as a joy for a lot of families in Florham Park.   For the whole afternoon, hundreds of families attended the Trunk r’ Treat, which was ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - There will be no tricks but plenty of treats when the Florham Park Police host the 2020 Safe Night Out Drive in Movie night on October 30th. They have sent permission slips out to all Florham Park students in grades K-8. All students attending must register for the event.

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