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Madison Swimmers Reinforce Oak Knoll Varsity Swim Team Second-Place Finish at Prep Championships

February 16, 2018

Madison swimmers bolstered the Oak Knoll varsity swim team’s second-place Prep Championship finish on Feb. 8 at the Lawrenceville School. 

Senior Ariana Russo of Madison used a best time in the 100 backstroke to earn a third-place finish. Sophomore Madisonian Avery Donahue, along with Katelyn Collins and Megan Collins of Chatham, set personal bests in the 100 breaststroke and 100 ...

Chatham-Madison Girls Ice Hockey Advances to Morris-Union League Tournament Final With 6-1 Win Over Oak Knoll

ROSELLE, NJ – Chatham freshman Hannah Bedell scored two goals and classmate Molly Coyne produced a goal and three assists in powering the Chatham/Madison girls ice hockey team to a 6-1 victory over Oak Knoll on Tuesday in the semifinal round of the Morris-Union League Tournament at Warinanco Rink.

Chatison received a goal apiece from Lauren Arias, Maddie Gleason ...

Madison Hoops Bests Hanover Park in Last Home Game of Season

The Dodgers varsity hoops team were led by a strong team effort Thursday afternoon in a 81-66 win over Hanover Park, the first time the boys have secured a victory against the Hornets in years, according to head coach Joe Reel. 

“This was our seniors' first win over HP and, based on the success Hanover Park has had in the last decade, it wouldn't surprise me ...

Residents, Town Officials Speak on Updated Madison Movie Theater Concepts, Possible Demolition

February 14, 2018

MADISON, NJ – Demolition is the only way, said property owner Saxum Real Estate of the historic Madison movie theater. 

During a Historic Preservation Commission review on Tuesday of updated concept plans for the building at 14 Lincoln Place that was formerly home to Bow Tie cinemas, Saxum said extensive exterior damage throughout the entire structure made restoration of the ...

Madison Rotarian to Lead Talk on Berlin Airlift, WWII

Madison Rotarian and U.S. Army veteran Herman Fickenscher will host a lecture titled “How the U.S. Air Forced Saved 2 million people in the Western Sectors of Berlin after World War II” Thursday at 12:15 during the club’s weekly luncheon at Rod’s Steak and Seafood Grille, 1 Convent Road in Convent Station.

Members of the public are invited to attend for a fee of $20. A ...

Food Writer to Host Next Thursday Morning Club Author’s Lunch, Book Signing

Explore the world of culinary writing at the Thursday Morning Club author’s lunch Saturday, March 10 at 12 p.m. inside the Madison Community House, 25 Cook Ave. 

Presented by New Jersey native and food writer Laura Schenone, the next edition of the Wise, Wonderful Women’s program will follow this award-winning author’s journey toward self discovery and her ...

Morris County School of Technology Teacher Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

February 9, 2018

DENVILLE, NJ – Morris County School of Technology teacher Jennifer Skomial has been nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year award.

Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private school educators and employees across the United States who are making a ...

Madison Rotary to Host George Washington Lecturer

The Madison Rotary Club invites members of the public to step back in time with a lecture from Jeffrey Finegan Sr., author of the “I Knew George Washington” book trilogy. Finegan will host his talk on Thursday, Feb. 15 at 6 p.m. inside Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse, 522 Southern Blvd. in Chatham. 

An avid collector of George Washington manuscripts and other important early ...

Annual Madison 5K Announced for May 6; Several Local Sponsors Provide Support

MADISON, NJ – The 15th annual Madison 5K Run, Walk and Kids Fun Run returns to Madison High School this year on Sunday, May 6 with donation help from several new and returning local sponsors. 

This year’s newest addition is THE MAX Challenge, a fitness studio located in the heart of the historic downtown district at 35 Main St. THE MAX Challenge uses a 10-week body ...

Bottle Hill Tavern to Open This Spring on Waverly Place

February 14, 2018

MADISON, NJ – Bottle Hill Tavern will open this spring at the former home of Poor Herbie’s on 13 Waverly Place. Property co-owner Peter Flemming detailed his final site plans to the Historic Preservation Commission on Tuesday during its regular meeting.

Upgrades to Madison’s newest business will include a wood-painted, tavern-style sign. The front door will be replaced, with ...

Food Writer to Host Next Thursday Morning Club Author’s Lunch, Book Signing

Explore the world of culinary writing at the Thursday Morning Club author’s lunch Saturday, March 10 at 12 p.m. inside the Madison Community House, 25 Cook Ave. 

Presented by New Jersey native and food writer Laura Schenone, the next edition of the Wise, Wonderful Women’s program will follow this award-winning author’s journey toward self discovery and her ...

Taste of Madison Tickets Now Available Online; Event Set for March 19

Local food lovers can now purchase tickets online for the 17th annual Taste of Madison, the Rose City’s annual fundraising food extravaganza, held Monday, March 19 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Brooklake Country Club, 139 Brooklake Road in Florham Park. 

Chefs from at least 30 local restaurants will serve up samples of their finest cuisine throughout the evening, while longtime event ...

Bottle Hill Tavern to Open This Spring on Waverly Place

February 14, 2018

MADISON, NJ – Bottle Hill Tavern will open this spring at the former home of Poor Herbie’s on 13 Waverly Place. Property co-owner Peter Flemming detailed his final site plans to the Historic Preservation Commission on Tuesday during its regular meeting.

Upgrades to Madison’s newest business will include a wood-painted, tavern-style sign. The front door will be replaced, with ...

Residents, Town Officials Speak on Updated Madison Movie Theater Concepts, Possible Demolition

MADISON, NJ – Demolition is the only way, said property owner Saxum Real Estate of the historic Madison movie theater. 

During a Historic Preservation Commission review on Tuesday of updated concept plans for the building at 14 Lincoln Place that was formerly home to Bow Tie cinemas, Saxum said extensive exterior damage throughout the entire structure made restoration of the ...

'Reefer Madness' Comes to Chatham Borough Council; Cannabis Advocates Make Pitch for Chatham Marijuana Shop

CHATHAM, NJ – A group of pro-cannabis activists came to the Borough of Chatham Council meeting on Monday night and used the public commentary portion of the meeting to ask the council to support a marijuana dispensary in town.

The advocates, who say they have attended more than 80 town meetings to inform about the benefits of medical cannabis, mentioned the 1936 movie "Reefer ...

'Reefer Madness' Comes to Chatham Borough Council; Cannabis Advocates Make Pitch for Chatham Marijuana Shop

February 13, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ – A group of pro-cannabis activists came to the Borough of Chatham Council meeting on Monday night and used the public commentary portion of the meeting to ask the council to support a marijuana dispensary in town.

The advocates, who say they have attended more than 80 town meetings to inform about the benefits of medical cannabis, mentioned the 1936 movie "Reefer ...

Master Class on Vaping, Associated Health Risks This Tuesday

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ – What some people don’t realize is that vaporizer pens, or e-cigarettes, have become a new way for smokers—and teens—to discreetly smoke not only nicotine-based products, but also cannabis. 

The Morris Area Coalition invites area parents and children to attend a 7 p.m. master class on vaping Tuesday at Memorial Junior School, 61 Highland Ave.

Atlantic Health, Five Additional NJ Hospital Systems Partner to Form 'Healthcare Transformation Consortium'

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase recently announced plans to join forces. Now six New Jersey-based health care systems, including Atlantic Health System—the parent corporation of Morristown Medical Center—have been working toward the same goal, and have formed a consortium designed to reduce costs, expand access and enhance care for ...

Exhibitors Wanted for Fourth Annual Home Expo in Madison

February 6, 2018

The fourth annual Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Home Expo is set for Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and exhibitor applications are now being accepted for interested local businesses.

At the Home Expo, local contractors and home professionals gather each year inside the Madison Junior School gymnasium to display their products and offer information about their services for ...

Tuesday: Historic Preservation Commission to Review Madison Movie Theater Concept Plans

February 11, 2018

MADISON, NJ – Potential concepts for the redevelopment of Madison’s historic movie theater are up for discussion again, this time on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. during a regular meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission inside Hartley Dodge Memorial Building council chambers at 50 Kings Road. 

Current blueprints map out a four-story building with space for two ...

Travel Tips and Tricks: Plan Ahead; Passport Fees Are Going Up

February 11, 2018

TAPintoTravels – All U.S. citizens should be aware that passport fees are set to increase this spring.

The U.S. State Department will raise its mandated passport execution fee on April 2 from $25 to $35. This feed applies to passport applications submitted to an authorized agent, including a U.S. Post Office, county clerk or other government office. 

Passport applications ...

Valentine's Day Idea Worth Exploring: Planetarium Lovers Starcade

TAPintoTravels – "Romancing the Stars," a special Valentine's Day "date night" presentation will be hosted at the Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium, 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. and Wednesday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m.

Couples ages 16 and older are invited to enjoy a light-hearted look ...

Flying Today: Here Is What You Need to Know From TAPinto Travels

TAPintoTravels – If you are flying today, you have likely seen the flight delay notifications. The good news is the area airports have overcome the morning slowdown and most flights are on schedule.

TAPinto Travels made it in from Cleveland, after a short delay. As you can see in this video, there is some turbulence. The runways and taxiing areas have been ...

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High School Students Honored by Thursday Morning Club

February 5, 2018

The Thursday Morning Club of Madison held a Scholarship Social and Game Day on Jan. 25 at the Madison Community House, 25 Cook Ave.

The event was a great success both socially and financially and honored the recipients of scholarships which sponsored students at multi-day institutes in June. HOBY (Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership) recipient Logan Sabol, his mother, Madison High ...

Wednesday Weather Update for Madison

February 6, 2018

The Morris County Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the anticipated incoming snow for Wednesday.

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook. The current system is on track to bring some snow before it switches over to sleet, freezing rain and plain rain in the afternoon.

Snow will likely begin shortly after daybreak tomorrow, and will ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center

On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M7euCp86-c

AtlantiCast Episode 011

Breaking Atlantic Health System news on this week’s AtlantiCast! Plus, find out why Morristown Medical Center is one of the best hospitals in the nation when it comes to recovering from joint surgery, see the newest center for fighting brain cancer and an Atlantic Health System red-carpet premiere!

 

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Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, Madison

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