Madison News

November 12, 2018

MADISON, NJ - The new Harding Madison Girls Hockey Team had its first victory. The team won 2-1 against the Twin Oaks Warriors. Both of Harding Madison’s goals were scored by Emma Wirth. After four games, the team is 1-2-1. Tim Reilly and Karen Tom are the coaches of the team. Reilly is the ...

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Monday Nov 11 at 11a.m. - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with a Diamond Facial event to follow. 10-12 Elmer Street, Madison NJ 07940 http://lhspaandrejuvenation.com  

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On November 7, 2018, at 11:17 AM Chatham Borough Police responded to Coleman Avenue on a reported suspicious package left in a resident’s driveway. The package appeared to be a small shaving cream canister wrapped with electrical tape and wire simulating an explosive device. The area was ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him. According to ...

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MADISON, NJ - Democrat Astri Baillie has unofficially won her sixth three-term for Madison Borough Town Council as has Democrat newcomer Debra Coen. Baillie attained 27.64% of the vote and Coen 26.60% of the vote. The Republican candidate Kathy Dailey garnered 23.14% of the vote and Mark Chiarolana ...

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MADISON, NJ - Three issues were of primary importance to Madison voters questioned at the borough’s five voting locations today, Election Day. Foremost were social security, property taxes, and health care costs. Local elections for town council and board of education were not mentioned often as of ...

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Dunkin Hines is recalling four varieties of its cake mixes due to a potential presence of Salmonella.  In a company announcement, Conagra Brands announced that it is working with health officials in connection with a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White ...

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MADISON, NJ – Madison High School girls volleyball head coach Stephen Fenton had his 500th career victory come Nov. 1 after his sixth-seeded Dodgers defeated 11th-seeded Raritan, 29-27, 25-9, in the second round of the NJSIAA Group 2 tournament. “It has been a long time coming,” the coach said.

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School football team concluded the season at 4-5 following a 37-32 victory over Waldwick in an NJSIAA regional crossover on Saturday afternoon. Madison took a 7-6 lead after Jack O’Hearen threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Vince Costa. The Dodgers augmented their ...

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It’s time to fall back as Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this weekend.  TAPinto reminds our Madison readers to turn their clocks back one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday morning. This adjustment typically takes place automatically on smartphones, computers, and tablets. Those with non-automated ...

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MADISON, NJ - At the Board of Education meeting on October 30, board members and members of the public were given a tour of the athletic facilities at Madison High School. Leading the tour was Sean Dowling, the school’s Director of Athletics. The first stop on the tour was a visit to the training ...

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MADISON, NJ – The third-seeded Madison High School field hockey team saw its season end in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 tournament semifinals following a 2-0 shutout loss to second-seeded and undefeated Bernards on Halloween. The Dodgers – who were in search of a sectional title ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Covenant House Auxiliary of Morris County raised $70,000 for Covenant House New Jersey at their 35th annual fall benefit, “Party at the Pond”, on Saturday, September 29th. With a gentle fall breeze in the air, twinkling lights reflecting off Noe Pond, and towering autumnal ...

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MADISON, NJ - Short Stories was the venue Sunday for an informal meet-and-greet with three candidates for the Board of Education. Candidates Sarah Fischer, David Steketee and incumbent Thomas Piskula were joined by inquiring residents and current Board member Pam Yousey. For over two hours, the ...

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MADISON, NJ -  The Madison Chamber of Commerce and the Madison Volunteer Ambulance Corps hosted the third annual “Spooky Night” on Friday night to kick off Halloween celebrations in the downtown. The event took place in front of the Hartley Dodge Memorial Building and featured a pumpkin ...

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MADISON, NJ - A nor’easter forced the cancellation of the annual Chamber of Commerce’s Halloween Parade on Saturday but the town’s young children were treated to a magic show and mini-parade inside the Central Avenue School. As Frank Iannarone, Chairman of the Halloween committee of the Chamber of ...

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School football team concluded the regular season with a 35-14 loss to Newton on Friday night. The Dodgers finished the regular season with a 3-5 record. Newton took a 21-0 lead into halftime following a 14-point second quarter. The combination of Ryan Kaiser ...

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MADISON, NJ - The League of Women’s Voters of the Morristown Area hosted a debate on October 24 among three out of the four contenders vying for two positions on the Madison Board of Education. The position on the board is for a three-year term. The candidates present at the debate were newcomers ...

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MADISON, NJ - Halloween arrived on October 18 in downtown Madison with the arrival of scarecrows adorning lampposts on Wavery Place.  The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Garden Club of Madison to provide and install the scarecrows, which were decorated by Chamber-member ...

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MADISON, NJ - At the Town Council meeting held October 22, Mayor Bob Conley asked for a moment of silence to commemorate the lives of two long-time Madison residents, Sandra Fielo and Lindsay Ireland. Sandra Fielo, 83-years-old, passed away on October 11, 2018.  She lived in Madison, N.J., since ...

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Dodgers using sabermetrics in player protection with Riddell’s InSite Training Tool Madison, NJ - Recently the Madison Junior football program took another step in player safety investing in Riddell’s InSite smart helmet technology, that now includes InSite Training Tool (ITT). ITT is Riddell’s ...

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MADISON, NJ – A 27-point second-half spurt downed the Madison High School football team in a 27-13 loss to Hanover Park on Friday night. The Dodgers led 13-0 at halftime thanks to a pair of touchdown passes by quarterback Jack O’Hearen to Vincent Costa and Matt Mulcahy. Hanover Park found a ...

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MADISON, NJ - Congratulations to the Madison Area YMCA’s 17th Annual Charity Bocce Invitational Tournament champions, The Aristocrats. Hosted by the Forum Club and the Toto family, the Bocce Invitational raised more than $32,000 for health and wellness programs such as LIVESTRONG at the YMCA for ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Former secretary of state and United States senator John Kerry gave the keynote address to open the fifth annual Morristown Festival of Books on Friday, October 12 at the Morristown Performing Arts Center. The keynote was moderated by Ann Curry, the award-winning journalist and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The fifth annual Morristown Festival of Books, “where readers and authors meet,” took place on October 12 and 13 in downtown Morristown. The event was kicked off Friday evening at the Mayo Performing Arts Center with a sold-out keynote by former secretary of state, U.S. senator, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Many dogs who are surrendered to the animal shelter not once, but twice, don’t get another chance, but Boomer not only got a second chance – he is helping Morris County residents in an important way. After 14 weeks of training, Boomer is now a certified Morris County Sheriff’s ...

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MADISON, NJ - On Saturday Madison held its first town-wide garage sale with approximately 50 registered families peddling their wares. Ellen Kranefuss, a member of the Madison Environmental Commission and one of participants in the sale, explained that the event was “an effort to bring neighbors ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce 2018 Halloween Parade & Magic Show is scheduled for Saturday, October 27 and is sponsored this year by Beneath the Surface Spa, 19 Waverly Pl., Hat Shop Madison, 81 Main St. and Woodland Bakery & Cafe, 650 Shunpike Rd., Chatham ...

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School football team improved to 3-3 on the season following a 42-14 victory over Lenape Valley on Saturday afternoon. The Dodgers scored 14 points apiece in the first three quarters for the 28-point victory. On the very first play of the game, Jack O’Hearen found ...

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  The Madison field hockey team took down Boonton in the quarterfinals of the Morris County Tournament Friday afternoon. The game was rained out Thursday, but that didn’t slow the Dodgers down. Madison was ready from the beginning of the game, keeping the play in front of Boonton’s goal ...

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