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Morris County Republican Committee Chair Ron DeFilippis Honored for Role as ELEC Chair

October 1, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - On Tuesday, September 26th former ELEC (NJ Election Law Enforcement Commission) Chair Ron DeFilippis received multiple proclamations in recognition of his long time and honorable service as ELEC Chair. 

Governor Chris Christie states in his proclamation "As the longest serving Chairman in history, you have been a role model for public servants across the State by ...

World Fistball Championships Coming to Roxbury in 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - The United States Fistball Association (USFA) and the Roxbury Township Mayor and Council have agreed to partner together to host the 2018 U18 Fistball World Championships. The tournament will take place next summer from July 11 to 15 at Horseshoe Lake Park in Succasunna.

This past summer, the International Fistball Association, based in Linz, Austria, awarded the ...

1.7 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Morris Plains

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - At approximately 6:35pm, the United States Geological Survey reports that there was a 1.7 magnitude earthquake about 1.24 miles SSW of Morristown, New Jersey. Earthquakes that small typically aren't felt, but the shallowness (just five feet below the surface) made it perceptible to residents.  People had reported hearing a loud boom, and some people say they felt ...

Sabattis Saved: Boy Scouts' Adventure Camp to Remain Open After Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board Vote

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -- The Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board met on Monday, Sept. 18 in a special session to discuss the future operation of Sabattis Adventure Camp, which was threatened with closure.

After thorough and thoughtful discussion, the Board voted to continue Sabbatis camping activities through the end of the 2019 summer camping season. The Board ...

Little Falls PTA Board Members Step Down After Funds Go Missing

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Over 120 local parents and guardians filled the gymnasium at School No. 2 during last night's School No. 2 and No. 3 Parent Teacher Association (PTA) meeting. The board addressed allegations of missing funds which were earmarked for student activities. It was also announced that the PTA board treasurer and budget and finance committee chairperson had stepped down ...

Hillsborough: Children's Singer/Songwriter Faces Child Pornography Charge

 

NEWARK, NJ – Eric. S. Komar a township resident, music teacher and singer/songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide was arrested at his home Tuesday and charged with receiving and distributing images of child sexual abuse, according to Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick.

 Komar, 46, was arrested ...

86,000 Missing Veterans: Rolling Thunder Roars Into Advocacy for POW-MIA During the "Ride for Freedom" XXII in Holmdel

HOLMDEL, N.J. - POW - MIA. It stands for Prisoners of War and Missing in Action

Generations of children, young adults even grown men and women need the acronym above spelled out so they can remember the 86,000 men and women who never came home from the battlefields. There are men and women who carry that flag to this day who are here to help educate and inform, however. They are called  ...

Fatality on NJ Transit Tracks; Monday Train Service Suspended in Both Directions on Morris and Essex Line

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ-  Line service on the Morris & Essex line had been suspended for several hours between Dover and Summit in both directions due to a trespasser strike at the train station in Convent Station, announced the NJ Transit Monday morning.

Reports from the Breaking News Network (BNN) are reporting that a pedestrian was struck and killed by the train. NJ Transit ...

Tropical Storm Jose to Clip the Jersey Shore

STAFFORD AND LONG BEACH ISLAND - Tropical Storm Jose is excpected to have an impact on the Stafford-LBI area.  Jose formed halfway between Africa and the Caribbean the day after Labor Day. The storm has been hanging around the mid-Atlantic, weakened, and then strengthened again. Now two weeks later, Jose will have an impact on the local area.

The storm as of 8 a.m. Monday is a category 1 ...

Glen Rock Council: No More 911 Meetings

GLEN ROCK - The Borough Council voted unanimously to avoid 911 as a meeting date going forward.

"I would like to ask that we not have a meeting on 911 ever again," Councilman Arthur Pazan said. "When it naturally falls on that date, I think we should reschedule it. It was a very emotional day for me. It was rough stuff."

The council met on Sept. 11 for a regularly ...

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