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Bomb Scare at Farleigh Dickinson University Proves to be Benign


FLORHAM PARK, NJ- The Florham Park Police Department received a report from Farleigh Dickinson University Public Safety alerting them to a possible explosive planted on campus.

The caller drew the attention of local law enforcement to a suspicious item located on the sidewalk near the campus’s Zen Building. The individual stated that they believed the item was “possibly a bomb.”

Florham Park Police Department responded and formed a perimeter around the suspect item with the assistance of FDU Public Safety. The Morris County Sherriff’s Office Bomb Squad was called onto the scene. After responding and examining the item, the Bomb Squad determined it not to be an explosive device.

Two hours later, all law enforcement units withdrew from the campus and the area of incident was reopened to the scholastic community.

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Madison Area YMCA Charity Golf Outing and Dinner Reception to Send More Kids than Ever to Summer Camp

June 22, 2018

The Madison Area YMCA’s 21st Annual Charity Golf Classic and “Camp for One, Camp for All” dinner reception held at Morris County Golf Club in Morristown will send more children to summer camp than ever before. Event proceeds exceeded $100,000.

Citi Global Markets was the presenting sponsor. Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse were tournament sponsors.

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AtlantiCast Episode 17

On this week’s AtlantiCast, it’s National Men’s Health Month, so check out important health tips for you or the men in your life, learn about groundbreaking research into breast cancer treatment that could mean an end to chemotherapy for some patients, meet a local sports hero who’s living his baseball dreams thanks to Goryeb Children’s Hospital and much ...

Cool Ways to Save Money This Summer

As the summer temperatures rise, home cooling costs rise as well. But there are ways to help save money without sweating the heat:

To increase your cooling system’s efficiency by as much as 20%, get it checked out for summer.  A technician will clean the condenser, make sure you have the optimal amount of refrigerant, and ensure the airflow over the coil is ...