Madison Top Stories

May 16, 2021

WAYNE, NJ — Seton Hall University is the latest New Jersey college that now requires all students and employees to be vaccinated for the fall 2021 semester. The catholic university in South Orange joins a list of now fourteen major NJ institutions to require inoculation in some form before the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - —Good Grief announced today its annual 5K Run & Walk community event is returning to the Giralda Farms campus in Madison, NJ on Sunday, June 6, 2021. The event features activities for the entire family including a 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk, Kid Dashes, Family Activities, a ...

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To be Presented at American College of Cardiology 70th Annual Scientific Sessions, Study Led by Dr. Jordan Safirstein Suggests Keeping Stent Info on Smartphones  May 11, 2021, Morristown, NJ – Fewer than half (48%) of patients receiving a heart stent, or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - During the overnight hours a car collided with a train near the Convent Train Station, according to authorities. The Morris and Essex Line Rail is suspended in both directions between Dover and Madison. No additional information was given on the collision. Injuries are unknown, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The fifth-seeded Dodgers defeated 12-seed Morristown-Beard, 16-4, in the first round of the county tournament on Saturday, advancing to play 4-seed Pequannock in the quarterfinals. Madison scored 10 first-half goals. Shea Baggett scored five goals to go along with four assists, ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison softball, as the 10th seed, took on 23rd-seeded Morris Tech in the first round of the Morris County Tournament Saturday. The Dodgers advanced after winning 8-.3  Madison had 12 hits on the day. Sophia DeCaro struck out 13 in the circle and had two RBI. Sarah Stuhlmiller had ...

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Washington, DC –– Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted today for H.R. 1065, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, which protects pregnant employees from discrimination in the workplace. She is a proud cosponsor of this bill. “Like many people across the country, I worked during my four ...

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Governor Murphy, Senate President Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Coughlin Announce Intention to End COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Governor Extends the Public Health Emergency for Another 30-Day Period, But Will Allow It to Expire if Legislation is Enacted Within the Next Month TRENTON – As ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy on Wednesday called allegations of human trafficking and labor abuse made against the  BAPS Temple in Robbinsville horrific and disturbing and indicated that individuals who may be victims are receiving medical care.  Murphy's comments came a day after ...

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MADISON, NJ - Morris Catholic shut out Madison, 11-0, on Friday. Sophia DeCaro had the lone hit for the Dodgers. Morris Catholic’s Hannah Streicher threw a five-inning one-hitter, with seven strikeouts. Kate Heslin had five RBI for Morris Catholic. Madison Softball will face Morris County ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison, as the 12th seed, fell to 5-seed Mountain Lakes, 9-6, in the first round of the Morris County Tournament on Friday. Mountain Lakes had an 11-5 advantage in hits. Devin Russell homered for Mountain Lakes. David Horvath threw 110 pitches in six innings of work for ...

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MADISON, NJ - Drew University will be holding six in-person outdoor commencement ceremonies on Friday May 14 and Saturday May 15. Madison officials are alerting residents of the possibility of traffic delays in the area. Commencement activities will take place in Ranger Stadium today and ...

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Only 6% of 750+ Hospitals Performing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Have Achieved This Elite Recognition of Best Practices and Quality Care Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has received American College of Cardiology (ACC) Transcatheter Valve ...

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CAPTION: Madison Area YMCA Personal Trainer Marie-France Greer conducts a balance assessment as part of the Wellness MY WAY program, with Madeline Tubbs age 15 from Pine Brook. The new 12-week program is a benefit of Madison Area YMCA membership at no additional fee.   Your wellness has never ...

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MORRIS COUNTY — The community is being alerted to a nationwide safety recall of certain Kidde smoke detectors for failing to sound off during smoke conditions or a fire. The Consumer Product Safety Commission on May 6 announced the recall of some 225,000 Kidde smoke and combination smoke/carbon ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today via Twitter that for the first time in over six months, the state's number of hospitalizations due to COVID-19 has fallen below 1,000.   "With our numbers trending in the right direction, we can continue fighting back against this virus if we all ...

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MADISON, NJ - It's almost the weekend? What are you doing? Check out our list of things happening in and around Madison. Friday, May 14 Hope One Van will be at the Interfaith Food Pantry; all day Little Mermaid Auditions; virtual; 3pm - 6pm Morris County Baseball Tournament; Madison vs.

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MADISON, NJ - The Dodgers (7-4) lost to West Essex, 8-6, on Thursday. Shea Baggett scored three goals, Maggie Perrello, Mae Christos and Kate Christos put in goals, Kate Christos added two assists, two ground balls and two draw controls and Madison goalie Sophia Modi made 10 saves. The Dodgers ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison fell to Hanover Park, 7-6, on Thursday. Robert Ferris went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base, and Brendan Mariani finished 3-for-4 with a home run and three runs scored. Michael Lekas scored two runs for the Dodgers. Madison will play Mountain Lakes at Mountain ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison (6-6) lost to Parsippany, 5-0, on Thursday. Gwen Tuhy had a pair of hits for the Dodgers. Jenna Devens had two hits, scored two runs and had two RBI for Parsippany. Madison will travel to face Morris Catholic on Friday, May 14. **To see more photos ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Arts and Culture Alliance will be bringing music to downtown Madison on Friday nights through May. The events are free and will take place on Waverly Place from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bring your own chairs and/or blankets and enjoy the music. The schedule for the remaining ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said. The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Two attempted car thefts were reported in Madison, according to Acting Chief of Police John Miscia. According to police, one incident was on West Lane where a homeowner noticed an unknown male sitting in the homeowners 2020 Mercedes Benz. The homeowner yelled and the person exited ...

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Containers of 365 Everyday Value Whey Protein Powder  Natural Vanilla Flavor have been recalled due to the potential of an undeclared soy allergen, announced Arizona Nutritional Supplements.  The containers of the protein powder were mistakenly packaged with Soy Protein Powder, the company ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Legislation sponsored by Senator Kip Bateman that would establish an online electronic public records access service on the Board of Public Utilities’ website was signed Wednesday by the Gov. Phil Murphy. The bill requires BPU to utilize the access service to provide advance notice ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - There were no new cases of COVID-19 reported overnight in Madison, announced officials. Today, marks the third consecutive day of no new COVID-19 cases. The total number of cases is 670.  The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. As of ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Struggling under coronavirus restrictions and travel limitations, New Jersey’s tourism industry took a major hit last year, with the number of people visiting the state — and the amount of money they spent — registering dramatic declines, according to the state’s 2020 tourism ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally.  In Madison, the price at the pump has hit ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation (S968/A2836) that will require public water systems to provide notice of elevated lead levels in drinking water to customers and local officials and require landlords to notify tenants of elevated lead levels. “We must continue to take ...

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EVANSTON, IL — One Madison High School senior has won a National Merit® $2500 Scholarships. Henry Marinovic is part of 2,500 Merit Scholar designees chosen from a talent pool of some 16,000 outstanding finalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.  National Merit $2500 Scholarship ...

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