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Morris County News

July 5, 2022

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  The Morris County Sheriff's CrimeStoppers is asking residents to help identify this man. According to police, between the hours of 7:30 p.m. on June 29 and 2 a.m. on June 30 a suspect pried open the door with a tool and entered a series of office and commercial ...

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PEQUANNOCK, NJ – Construction has begun on the long-awaited New York Susquehanna & Western (NYS&W) Railway Bicycle and Pedestrian Shared Use Path, a 4.8 mile-trail project spearheaded by Morris County to repurpose an abandoned stretch of railroad for a non-motorized recreational path from ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury Police Chief Dean Adone was among law enforcement and public officials who gathered Friday at a press conference on Lake Hopatcong urging people to be more careful while swimming and boating. The gathering, convened by Mount Arlington Mayor Michael Stanzilis, took place at ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A teenager faces burglary and criminal trespass charges related to his "rummaging through" a vehicle inside a Denville resident's garage, police said. The incident began June 22, when police "responded to a report of an unknown suspect rummaging through the victim's vehicle in ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A burglar on Monday came into a fenced-in backyard, entered a Succasunna home and swapped a pair of "smelly" old sneakers for a nicer pair found right inside the doorway, according to the homeowner. Timothy Inge, of Eyland Avenue, said he and his girlfriend, Susan Masciarelli, were ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A police search of a house in Landing yielded 14 guns, more than 100,000 rounds of ammunition, 100 high-capacity magazines, LSD, hallucinogenic mushrooms, ketamine and marijuana, according to authorities. It also resulted in the arrest 33-year-old Erik Vandevelde, who now faces a ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On Wednesday, June 15th Parsippany's newest redevelopment broke ground off of Lanidex Plaza near Parsippany Road. 500 Parq Lane will be a unique multi-generational luxury community consisting of town homes, multi-family residences, retail, outdoor trails, open space and indoor ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – (Updated 10:30 p.m.) An online fundraiser has been established to cover the costs associated of returning to Guatemala the bodies of two brothers who drowned Tuesday in Mine Hill. The GoFundMe site, viewable here, was set up by Randolph resident Alan Verá, a friend and co-worker of ...

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MINE HILL, NJ - The bodies of two young men who drowned Tuesday in a Mine Hill lake were recovered after an extensive search that went into the night, officials confirmed. The drownings of the men, described as 17-year-old and 22-year-old Hispanics, was reported in a statement from Morris County ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – You don’t point to the Whoopee Cushion and tell your friend to sit on it. If you’re going to prank somebody, asking permission beforehand is just stupid. So when several boys recently knocked on Dana Becker’s door and asked if they could Ding Dong Ditch her, the Landing resident ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Returning with no COVID-19 restrictions this year, the Roxbury Community Benefit 5K race should see up to 300 runners, said event organizer Jim Schulz. The race will take place 7 p.m. on June 13, starting at Eisenhower Middle School, 47 Eyland Ave., in Succasunna. Canceled in 2020, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The entire student body of Morristown High School walked out around noon on June 1 to protest the recent massacre at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. The school’s students all departed the school onto the football field, where they sat for 30 minutes. Several students ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Police Department received a report of an armed person being outside the Northvail Elementary School. According to the Parsippany Police, an immediate and full scale response was initiated to the school based off of this information. It was quickly determined that ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Water Department is asking residents  to restrict their water use during June, July and August. The Madison Water Department is asking all residents and businesses to observe voluntary water use restrictions,through the summer months, said borough officials. Outdoor ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Morris Township resident Michael Rave, 53 years of age, has been charged with possession of child sexual abuse material, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Morris Township Acting Chief Robert Shearer. According to ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – After police searched his residence last month as part of an undercover investigation, a Succasunna man confessed to downloading child pornography, according to authorities. The man, Igor Michael Terrero, 49, was arrested today, said U.S. Attorney Philip Sellinger in a press ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Looking for a fun way to celebrate the Fourth of July this year? Join the Market Street Mission for our annual 5K Race for Recovery! This year, there are  in-person and virtual event options. The race will be held on Monday, July 4th, 2022 at the Central Park of Morris ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – With a crane and a tractor-trailer, a 2-piece, modular home, built as affordable housing by Roxbury High School students for Morris Habitat for Humanity, was successfully moved today from the high school in Succasunna to a lot in Landing. The move went flawlessly and faster than ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - If you are unable to readily find formula, please consult the following resources that may be able to help. Manufacturer Hotlines Gerber’s MyGerber Baby Expert: reach a certified nutrition or lactation consultant by phone, text, Facebook Messenger, web chat, or video ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Technical issues galore heavily hampered the May 16 Planning Board meeting. First heard was PB-01-22. This is the Red Bulls’ proposed athletic training field at 101-103 Columbia, formerly Honeywell property before Honeywell moved to Morris Plains, and eventually North ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – All school buses in the Roxbury school district will soon be outfitted with security cameras as the district – which has slowly been installing the devices – recently decided to finish the job. The decision to spend about $106,000 on the bus camera project was approved by the ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A Roxbury family is asking the public to help two refugees from the war in Ukraine who are now living in the area and dealing with health issues for which they have no medical insurance coverage. A GoFundMe site, set up by Maya Deutch, hopes to raise $10,000 for the refugees, ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The developers of a large housing project in Landing have yet to fully comply with all the erosion control measures they were ordered to implement after heavy rains last month washed away dirt that ended up in nearby Lake Rogerene, according to a report. The report was issued ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury High School on Monday thanked the many individuals and companies whose donations of time and materials helped students build a Morris Habitat for Humanity house that will soon be moved to a prepared lot in Landing. Several hundred people gathered for the “thank you” ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A Paterson man burglarized vehicles in Denville and then used credit cards he stole from them, according to police. The man, Jazzmeir Mims, 23, faces charges of burglary, fraudulent use of credit cdards and criminal mischief, police said. They said they responded May 4 to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Two individuals, a 17 year old juvenile male and 18 year old, Lizandro Osorio-Mejia were arrested and charged in connection with an alleged sexual assault that occurred on Tuesday, May 3 on the Traction Line in Morristown, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Prosecutor's office has announced the apprehension of suspects in the active sexual assault investigation regarding the incident that took place earlier this week. As a result of a coordinated effort between law enforcement agencies, the public, and the media, two ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph K. Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James Gannon, and Morristown Police Chief Darnell Richardson confirm an active investigation into a sexual assault that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Morristown. Law ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The HOPE ONE van will be making several stops in Morris County during May including one more in nearby Boonton and two in Denville. The May schedule for the van is as follows: May 2 Madison Train Station- 9am - 2pm May 3 Boonton Walmart- 9am - 2pm May 4 Wharton United ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris County has been ranked as the No. 1 healthiest county in New Jersey, in an annual, national study released this week by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.  Ranked No 2 is Hunterdon County, followed by ...

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