Madison News

September 18, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - New York Jets rookie quarterback Sam Darnold will make his only public signing appearance of the year at 257 Main Street in Chatham on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Darnold will signing autographs on photos and memorabilia from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For advanced tickets and more information ...

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MADISON, NJ - Nancy Stepanian won the Madison Golf Club Women's Flight A Championship over runner-up Alice Schedlbauer on Sunday. Both women are Chatham residents.

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Girls’ soccer team got their first victory in an exciting game against Morristown Beard this Thursday afternoon. Their season opener came late this year as their game against Morris Catholic was postponed due to bad weather last week. The Dodgers were off to a slow ...

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School football team earned its first win of the season in emphatic fashion. The Dodgers rolled past Hackettstown, 56-7, on Saturday afternoon. Madison was balanced in its attack and did damage both on the ground and in the air. Madison scored 21 points apiece ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Hartley Dodge Memorial Building was awash in blue for the September 12 Madison Town Council meeting with the swearing in of three officers of the Madison Auxiliary Police Unit and recognition of three Madison police officers for their assistance with Chatham police in the rescue ...

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School sports teams are a week into the fall season. Through aggressive heat and tough conditions, let’s see how the Dodgers competed over the week. Boys Soccer The Dodgers opened with a 3-2 victory over Passaic on Sept. 7. Down 1-0 at the half, Madison put in ...

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Seasonal influenza (FLU) immunizations will be administered by the Madison Health Department to Madison, Chatham Township, Springfield and Cranford residents on the following dates and at the following locations:    Tuesday, Oct 16 3:30- 6:00pm Cranford ...

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MADISON, NJ - A Madison family has launched a nonprofit organization called Student Wish List Project (SWLP), which is designed to help local charities increase their wish list fulfillment by tapping into student volunteers. Tania Lee, the Student Wish List Project’s cofounder and executive ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Bob Weber warned that the state legislature and Gov. Phil Murphy are about to legalize recreational marijuana use in the state and urged fellow Borough of Council members to take action at Tuesday's regular meeting. Weber said that he was prompted to bring up the issue for ...

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MADISON, NJ – The Madison High School football team opened the season with a 42-27 loss to Mountain Lakes on Saturday afternoon. The Dodgers fell behind 14-0 after one quarter and could never bounce back. Drew Brennfleck set the tone for Mountain Lakes early, coming up with an interception on ...

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On September 6th, 2018, Officer Andrew Pereira arrested Whayne Locke, age 50, from Albany, N.Y., and charged him with Harassment. The arrest stems from an incident that began at approximately 9:09 a.m. this same date. Officers Brian Colatrella, Andrew Pereira and Kyle Beasley responded to 26 ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison boys’ soccer team opened their season with an impressive comeback over Passaic High School this Friday night. The first half was not looking good for the Dodgers, as the first 40 minutes of the game were dominated by Passaic who had a 1-0 lead at half time.But this did ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Continuo Arts will host a series of free open house 'sing-ins' beginning September 10 through September 12, with the goal of the organization's choirs to develop the love of artistic singing, enhance music education, provide global performance opportunities and enrich the lives of ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison girls’ field hockey team started off their season with a well-deserved victory over Hackettstown Tuesday afternoon. The game fell on the first day of school, and temperatures were in the upper nineties with the sun beating down, but n such distractions got in the way of ...

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MADISON, NJ  - Mark Schwarz, Superintendent of Madison schools, in an interview with Tapinto Madison, discussed three main goals for the coming school year, which represent a consensus of the Board of Education and school administration. These goals are promotion of academic equity, promotion of ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa reported that the district is still considering school safety procedures for the upcoming school year, including possible armed Class III officers in every school. If the school district hired Class III offices for every school, LaSusa ...

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MADISON, NJ - On August 30, the Madison Recreation Complex was teeming with scrimmaging junior football players from Madison and the Bulldogs of Randolph in the third annual benefit to honor and raise money for two local families whose fathers were felled by cancer: Madison Police Captain Joseph P.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the re-opening of the Leopard Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on Monday, August 27th. The comprehensive modernization and expansion were part of the County Executive's initiative to provide the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Two Montclair Residents were robbed at gunpoint in two separate incidents, as they walked through Montclair on Sunday, according to Montclair Police officials.  At approximately 6:30 p.m., a 64-year-old Montclair man was approached by a dark colored SUV as he walked along ...

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MADISON, NJ - As a follow up to its successful Town Swap, the Madison Environmental Commission is encouraging residents to go green by hosting individual yard sales on one common date at one common time: Saturday, October 13, 9a.m. to 1p.m.. “If everyone in town plans a yard sale on the same ...

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MADISON, NJ —  In its September issue, New Jersey Monthly ranks Madison High School No. 26 on its list of top 100 public high schools in the state. The last time the list came out, in 2016, Madison High School was ranked No. 32.  New Jersey Monthly says it creates its “Top Public High Schools” ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MCMUA) will conduct a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal event on Saturday, September 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 West Hanover Avenue. Morris County residents will be able ...

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NEWARK, NJ – A good portion of the summer has been plagued by soaring temperatures, high humidity and soaking rains – the perfect recipe for a dangerous mushroom season in the Garden State. So far, 45 mushroom exposure cases were managed by the medical experts at the NJ Poison Control Center since ...

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MADISON, NJ - On the day of his one-year anniversary as Superintendent of Madison schools, Mark Schwarz discussed full-day kindergarten being introduced in the 2019-2020 school year. He stated that full-day kindergarten had been on the Madison Board of Education’s radar for many years and in July, ...

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MADISON, NJ – A year after making the state sectional semifinals as an 11-seed, the Madison High School girls soccer team is ready for more. The Dodgers, which opened last season with a 5-1-2 record but lost five straight later on, defeated sixth-seeded Rutherford and third-seeded Morris Tech en ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Fans going to Scarlet Knights football games will find a long list of ways to improve their game day this year, from the convenience of digital tickets, to opportunities for sideline passes to bottomless popcorn buckets, or maybe a healthier BBQ chicken and mushroom ...

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MADISON, NJ - Drew University welcomed the Class of 2022 to its Madison campus on Saturday with a program hosted by Drew’s Orientation Committee, with a guided tour of downtown Madison, and with a free lunch at one of the town’s many restaurants funded by the Downtown Development Commission.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Several hungry patrons showed up Tuesday morning to find the doors to the Morristown Deli locked. Although the sign in the window said "Closed for Renovation - Watch for Grand Opening Sunday 8/19", the restaurant remained dark on August 21. Morristown Deli owner Marc Marowitz ...

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Charlotte, N.C.– New Jersey-based Atlantic Health System has been awarded the 2018 Hand Hygiene Excellence Award from DebMed for having the “cleanest hands in healthcare” due to its high level of sustained hand hygiene compliance. “We are incredibly proud that our dedication to hand hygiene and ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ — A  patron of Chase Bank in Short Hills was robbed at gunpoint Monday night at 9:30 p.m. while using a drive-up ATM, Millburn Police announced. Two men in masks are seen from security cameras approaching the bank's customer from the driver's side of the vehicle, one carrying a ...

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