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First Madison Town Swap Set for April 28

April 22, 2018

Madison’s first Town Swap will be held on April 28 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the municipal garage on John Avenue.

Madison Department of Public Works Superintendent Ken O’Brien will pull town trucks out of the garage to give volunteers a rainproof space to setting up tables for the swap. The only rules: Residents must produce a valid ID showing a Madison address, and items ...

Free Legal Clinic, Benefits Expo for Morris County Veterans April 27

A free Legal Clinic and Resources Expo is scheduled for all Morris County veterans on Friday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside the third-floor Senior Citizens Room at the Morristown Municipal Building, 200 South St. Free coffee and doughnuts will be served.

“We urge our veterans to take advantage of this program to help ensure they are aware of services offered by the county, ...

Madison, Morristown Whole Foods Donate 5 Percent of Net Sales to Support Children's Gardening

The Madison and Morristown Whole Foods Markets will be donating 5% of net sales to support The Frelinghuysen Arboretum’s gardening program for kids, “Branching Out!” on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Throughout the year, Whole Foods Market designates days to donate 5 percent of net sales to local nonprofit or educational organizations. The ...

Madison Arbor Day Celebration Set for Saturday, May 5 at Start of May Day in Madison

In addition to the activities surrounding May Day, The Shade Tree Management Board of the Borough of Madison and its sister organization, the nonprofit Friends of Madison Shade Trees, invite the public to attend an annual Arbor Day celebration on the steps of the Hartley Dodge Memorial Building.  

For the 32nd consecutive year, Madison will again be honored with a Tree City USA Award. The ...

May Day in Madison to Celebrate 20th Anniversary on Saturday, May 5

In May of 1998, the Madison Downtown Development Commission spearheaded the first May Day in Madison. Residents, businesses, organizations and civic groups came out to participate in what has become an annual town wide clean-up. Streets and parks are cleaned, trash is removed, flowers are planted and truckloads of mulch are spread each spring during this townwide beautification event.

The ...

HOPE ONE: Celebrating One Year of Mobile Addiction Recovery Services in Morris County

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The HOPE ONE van provides addiction and recovery services for Morris County residents. On Tuesday at the Morristown Green, public officials and area residents alike gathered to speak on the impact of these services one year after HOPE ONE made its maiden voyage. 

Last year, the HOPE ONE van visited the Madison train station on May 4 as part of its ...

Madison Rotary to Host Free Networking Social Featuring All-Female Rotarian Speakers

The Rotary Club of Madison invites business professionals, community leaders, neighbors, volunteers and all other members of the public to its next networking social on Thursday, April 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Charlie Brown’s Fresh Grill, 522 Southern Blvd. in Chatham. 

Several professional women—Carlotta Budd, a Madison-based attorney and Rose City resident; Liz Parker, an ...

Morristown Medical Center Women's Association Celebrates 125 Years

The Women's Association for Morristown Medical Center is one of the oldest and most successful fundraising organizations in the country. And it's celebrating 125 years of service this month.

To date, this organization has raised nearly $30 million to support Morristown Medical Center.

“I don’t think there is any program or patient at Morristown Medical Center ...

Good Grief to Host 5th Annual 5K Run, Walk June 3

Good Grief is this year's host for the 5th annual 5K Run and Walk for Hope at Giralda Farms on Sunday, June 3. 

More than 1,000 community members attended last year’s event. Many who participated showed up wearing superhero costumes of their own design, designed to reflect their resilience and the “superpowers” they gained working through grief after the death of a ...

One More Week to Sign Up for May Day in Madison

It’s that time of year again. Hundreds of residents will descend on downtown Madison for the 20th annual May Day event on Saturday, May 6—and several spots are still open for those interested. 

Organizers have extended sponsorship and volunteer deadlines to Friday, April 6 for this year’s May Day, giving interested parties one more week to sign up.

Hosted by the ...

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F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA Students Sing, Dance and Laugh to the Music of Lovey Williams

April 16, 2018

Lovey Williams created joyful noise and music with the students of the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA to kick off the Week of the Young Child that runs through Friday April 20. Students engaged in music by singing, dancing and playing instruments to their favorite songs at their annual Lovey Williams Concert. The Week of the Young Child celebrates early learning, ...