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Randolph Cop Turns Roxbury Garage into Ninja Zone

October 15, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – Chris Carbonaro’s detached garage, on a quiet Ledgewood street, looks about the same as many others in Roxbury; beige walls and two white doors.

The only clue about its true nature are two small, brown placards - one on each door - that say “Ninjas Only.”

That message could be mistaken for a joke or an indication Carbonaro, a Randolph police officer, ...

Former Roxbury High School Official Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Former Roxbury High School Assistant Principal Roger Schneider - accused of sexual contact with a 15-year-old boy - pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of child abuse, conceding he engaged in horseplay that included slapping the teen's testicles with the back of his hand.

Schneider, of Rockaway Township, entered the plea before state Superior Court Judge ...

World Fistball Championships Coming to Morris County 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 ...

Roxbury Officials Privately Pondered Legalities of Courting Amazon for Hercules Tract

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury officials met behind closed doors this week to discuss the legal ramifications of joining the throng of other municipalities across the nation courting Amazon, Inc. to be the site of the mega-retailers proposed second American headquarters.

The former Hercules Powder Co. site in Roxbury is 1,200 acres, is close to an interstate highway, has access to railroads ...

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

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - On Tuesday, Sept. 26 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 ...

Morris Essex Tuesday Senior Softball (METSS) League Holds Ninth Annual BBQ

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Morris Essex Tuesday Senior Softball (METSS) League recently held its ninth annual barbecue in Randolph.  Over 200 players participated in the morning round robin tournament and then joined their fellow athletes at Brundage Park to enjoy the end-of-season picnic.  Food was provided by the Randolph Diner and beverages by High-Grade Beverage ...

Two Days, Two Babies; Denville Cops Welcome Newborns in Burger King Lot

DENVILLE, NJ – The parking lot of the Denville Burger King served as a makeshift maternity ward for local police who helped deliver babies there on two consecutive days last week, it was announced today.

The first incident took place at 7:24 p.m. on Sept. 8, police said. They said patrol officers went to the Burger King in response to a call about a woman going into labor.

“The ...

Morris County Remembers 9/11 at its 16th Anniversary Ceremony in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - An emotional ceremony that was planned by county leaders Larry Ragonese, John Bonanni and Scott DiGeralamo with the help and support of the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders was held Sunday evening, Sept. 10, at the Morris County 9/11 Memorial on West Hanover Road.

There wasn't a dry eye in the crowd when Keynote Speaker, John ...

FEMA's Revised Morris County Flood Insurance Maps Released

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released revised preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (pFIRMS) in August for Morris County.

FEMA releases preliminary FIRM/FIS to provide local officials and property owners the opportunity for input early in the map adoption process. This updated information helps municipalities ...

Road Resurfacing on Myrtle Ave & Wootton St. Set to Start This Week

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - As part of the countywide resurfacing program, the county is announcing the start of work next week on a 1.7-mile section of Powerville Road in Boonton Township.  In addition, county projects are starting on Parsippany Road in Parsippany and Hanover, and Whippany Road in Hanover, as part of a combined 3.6-mile paving project.

Also, the county is resurfacing three ...

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