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There's a New Team in Town - The Morristown Rally of the Interstate Box Lacrosse Association

July 22, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Have you heard about Morristown’s newest sports team?

The Morristown Rally of the Interstate Box Lacrosse Association is off to a 2-1 start, following a split between the Philadelphia Phunk and the Long Island Sharks in the team’s first home games at Mennen Sports Arena over the weekend.

With players from all over making up the roster, the Morristown Rally ...

Morristown 5K Road Race Will Shut Down Roads on Thursday

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Several roads in Morristown will be closed on Thursday, July 18 due to the Verizon Wireless 5K Road Race.

According to police, the race draws thousands of participants and will have a major impact on the rush hour commute. Motorists are advised to expect delays and find alternate routes if possible.

Roads that will be closed early for race set up include:

Early ...

Morristown American 10U Baseball Defeated HIllsdale 6-2; Advance to Finals

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown American 10U baseball team is on a roll.  With wins against Randolph, Vernon and Hillside, the team will now play for the NJ State Section 1 Title on Thursday July 18 at 5:30pm. 

Coaches Curnow and Summa gave the following game recap:

On Sunday under sweltering 90 degree conditions they faced District 20 champion Vernon. The boys ...

Getting Computer Savvy at the Morristown Library

July 22, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Looking to learn a little more about computers? Look no further than your local library. Libraries offer a variety of computer classes from the beginner level up to intermediate functions.

"Beginner classes typically teach “the very basics, starting with how to use a mouse and keyboard, to navigating a Windows desktop, how to access programs from your start ...

Governor Murphy Signs Four Bills Strengthening New Jersey Gun Laws at Governor Livingston High School

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy chose Governor Livingston High School (GLHS) as the venue for signing a package of what he called “commonsense” gun safety bills on Tuesday, July 16.

The bills, four in all, “reaffirm New Jersey’s commitment to institute the strongest gun laws in the nation which are part of Gun Safety Package 2.0, (and) follow a series ...

County College of Morris Awarded $4 Million to Lead Expansion of Apprenticeship Programs Grant from U.S. Department of Labor to Provide a National Model

RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM), recognized as a leader in the education of employees for advanced manufacturing, has been awarded a $4 million grant from the United States Department of Labor (USDOL) to expand apprenticeship programs for the industry.

The USDOL’s Scaling Apprenticeship Through Sector-Based Strategies grant program focuses on advancing the ...

The Knotts Company Donates Robot to CCM; Providing Hands-On Training for Students

July 17, 2019

RANDOLPH, NJ – Innovation and technology are at the forefront of the new County College of Morris (CCM) Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering building, slated to open in 2020.  Collaborating with the college in its mission to provide students with a high-quality education and businesses with top-notch employees, The Knotts Company, of Berkeley Heights, presented CCM with a Universal ...

Morristown Residents Named to Dean's List from Area Colleges, Universities

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Eight Morristown residents have been named to the Dean's List for the Spring semester. The following students have been recognized:

Natalie Domanski has been named to the Dean's List at Le Moyne College. Domanski is a senior Biology major. To make the list, students must achieve a GPA of 3.5 or above.

David Draghi and Sara Seuffert have been named to the ...

Registration for the Fall Semester Now Taking Place at CCM

RANDOLPH, NJ — It’s not too late for students to enroll for the Fall Semester at County College of Morris (CCM). By registering now, students have the opportunity to select courses that best fit their schedule.

The earliest fall courses begin Wednesday, September 4. In total, CCM offers seven terms during its Fall Semester. They are:

15 Week: September 4 – December ...

Weather Advisory for the Morristown Area: Severe Storm Warning

July 17, 2019

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - A severe storm warning and potential for flash flooding may impact our area Wednesday evening into Thursday, said The Morris Township Office of Emergency Management. There is a Flash Flood Watch in effect for the Morristown area from now until 1am on July 18.

Severe thunder storms with strong damaging winds may hit our area, they said. According to reports, storms may ...

Sherrill Raises $590,000 in Q2; Brings Cash on Hand to $1.1 Million

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced today she raised $590,000 in the second quarter of 2019. Sherrill bested her first quarter raise of $550,000, and now has more than $1.1 million cash on hand. 

“I’m grateful for the continued support for my work to secure tax relief, improve our transportation infrastructure, and strengthen our healthcare ...

Denville Man Arrested For Burglary in Morris Township

July 18, 2019

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Thirty-three year old Patrick Lake of Denville has been arrested for burglary and theft in Morris Township, announced police.

According to authorities, a resident on Fairchild Avenue contacted police after seeing an unknown man in his home. Police arrived at the home and with the help of detectives and officers from the Morristown Police Department and the Morris ...

Off-Duty Newark Cop Charged in Shooting Death of Estranged Wife

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Newark Police Lt. John Formisano—the off-duty police officer who was arrested in Livingston on Monday after allegedly shooting and killing his estranged wife and seriously injuring another man in Jefferson Township on Sunday evening—has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder in the shooting, according to the Morris County ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do this Weekend in Morristown; July 19 - July 21

July 19, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - It's a hot one out there! Stay cooland relax this weekend! There are lots of fun activities happening in and around Morristown this weekend. Check out the list below:

Friday July 19

Morris Count 4-H Fair; Chubb Park (Chester); 10am - 10pm

Tyke Time; Urban Farm; 10am - 11am

Dog Photography Sessionos; 70 South Gallery; 11am - 3pm

STEM Project; Learning Express ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to Do in Morristown This Weekend; July 12 - July 14

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Summer Fun! What are you planning to do this weekend? Check out our list of things happening in Morristown. Have a great weekend everyone!

Friday July 12

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 9am - 3:30pm

Friday Films: Alpha (PG13); Morris County Library; 2pm

Face the Chaos: Organizing Your Family Photos; Morristown Library; 2pm

Friday Flicks ...

Toys R Us Making A Comeback To Paramus

July 19, 2019

PARAMUS, NJ -  Garden State Plaza will be home to one of two new Toys R Us stores that will open as part of a small comeback by the defunct iconic toy chain in November. 

On Thursday, Richard Barry, a former Toys R Us executive and now chief exeuective officer of Tru Kids Brands, a new Parsippany-based company, said more details will be released in coming weeks about the ...

Have a sunnier tax season with these summertime IRS tax tips

Buying a home? Working a summer job? Volunteering? Activities that are common in the summer often qualify for tax credits or deductions. And, while summertime and part-time workers may not earn enough to owe federal income tax, they should remember to file a return to get a refund for taxes withheld early next year.

Here are some summertime tax tips from the IRS that can help taxpayers during ...

Rutgers-Eagleton/FDU Poll: Virtually All Residents Believe Opioid Usage Is a Problem In New Jersey

July 21, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK and MADISON, NJ – Nearly 85% of all respondents believe use of prescribed and illegal opioid drugs is a “very” (67%) or “somewhat” (28%) serious problem in New Jersey, according to a joint Rutgers-Eagleton/Fairleigh Dickinson University poll in collaboration with the Rutgers Center for State Health Policy.

Additionally, ...

JCP&L Offers Tips for Excessive Heat

MORRISTOWN, NJ - With the summer heat upon us, JCP&L is prepared to meet the anticipated increase in customer electricity usage that comes with a heat wave. Our system is designed and maintained to operate safely and efficiently even when temperatures soar, and our crews have reviewed hot weather operational procedures to ensure any power outages are handled promptly.

JCP&L offers some ...

Allergy Friendly Chocolate Pudding Fruit Tart

July 21, 2019

Cheryl Marks Young is a New Jersey food allergy awareness advocate and the creator and chief curator for The Allergy Ninja. Read her essay, “11 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Families with Severe Food Allergies,” here.

Need a fun summer dessert that someone with food allergies can enjoy? Use their favorite fruit and cookies to make this tart. The easy homemade pudding is ...

New Jersey Date Night: A Revolutionary Morristown Bar Crawl

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Nothing beats a warm summer night — the perfect time to grab your date’s hand and go for a walk. With so many quaint New Jersey towns from which to choose there’s no shortage of options, but Morristown stands out thanks to great architecture and history dating back to the Revolutionary War. It ...

Morristown's Historical Sights: Fort Nonsense

July 18, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown has many historical sites, this week we are highlighting Fort Nonsense.  

If you venture up to Fort Nonsense, you will come across stones in the ground. According to archeological evidence, the pattern of the stones seems to reveal the location of the walls that George Washington's Army constructed during the Spring of 1777.

Although there were ...

"Tag it and Leave it" Inspection Program Comes to Morris County This Summer

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) has been finding unacceptable materials in the recycling stream, they said in a press release.

The MUA's "all in one" single stream curbside recycling program is now looking to reduce the amount of "unacceptable" materials found by implementing a "tag-it and leave-it" inspection ...

Basketball Tournament Raises Money For Morristown's Neighborhood House

July 20, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The high temperatures on Saturday did not deter members of the community as they gathered at the Cauldwell Park Playground to help raise money for the Neighborhood house.

Morristown Detective Pino explained, “This past April, a fire broke out in an apartment complex on Flagler Street and many families were displaced.”

The tragedy effected Detective ...

Local Teen Fundraises for St. Jude

Mendam Common Squad comprised of Violet, Ally, Bevy, Charlie, and Cameron  have set out to raise money for St. Jude. They are passionate, excited, and an energetic group who loves helping other who are in need. Violet is the youngest person on her the St. Jude's Teen Warrior Team and continues to be an inspiration for the team.

Violet's reason for supporting St. Jude's ...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Effect Until 10pm

July 22, 2019

PARSIPPANY, NJ - With a threat of severe storms that may include tornadoes, quarter sized hail and winds up to 70mph, there is a warning that has been issued to all area residents.  

The storm watch is in effect until 10pm.  This according to weather source, WeatherReMarks.

Powerful Storms Headed Our Way Will Relieve the Heat Wave

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Monday seems to be the magic day for relief as cooler conditions should end the excessive heat all have been experiencing. Heavy rain and storms are in the forecast for late Sunday and Monday morning which will bring with them cooler temperatures and an end to the brutal heat and humidity that has been here since Friday.

Before that, however, we can get a heat index ...

Election Policies for November 5, 2019 General Election

July 12, 2019

Election Policies for November 5, 2019 General Election

Candidate Statements:  Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos) at no charge. Statements can be submitted from Labor Day (September 2, 2019) until Saturday, November 2, 2019 at midnight EST (for publication on Saturday, November 2 or Sunday, November 3, 2019). Publication of candidate ...

Retired Police Chief Paul Phillipps May be Charged with Official Misconduct According to Judge's Ruling

July 20, 2019

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Municipal Court Judge Joseph Deming held a probable cause hearing on May 7, 2019 for a complaint of Official Misconduct, a 3rd degree crime against Parsippany's retired Police Chief Paul Philipps. After researching the matter, reviewing all of the documents submitted to the Court and hearing oral arguments, Judge Deming determined on July 5, 2019 that there was probable cause ...

Anderson, 44 Of Madison Arrested and Charged with Distribution Of Child Pornography

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Borough Police Department announced the arrest of Gary Anderson, age 44, of Madison, N.J. today.

"It is alleged that Anderson utilized his home computer to upload images of child pornography and distributed said images between the dates of December 16, 2018 and July 18, 2019," read a joing statement from Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, ...

Morristown Residents Celebrated 'Diversity Day' On the Green

July 15, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Dozens of people gathered on the Morristown Green on Sunday to celebrate differences during the 2nd Annual Diversity Day.

Muhammed Ali Chaudry, President of the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge spoke about the current circumstances we live in and the divisiveness, hatred and bigotry that people are experiencing.

Chaudry challenged the audience by asking, “What can be ...

A Nation with Liberty and Justice for All: Independence Day Prayer

Independence Day, July 4

"God our Father, your Son Jesus spoke to us a message of peace and taught us to live as brothers and sisters.

His message took form in the vision of our 

Founding Fathers, as they fashioned a nation where all people might live as one.

Bless our nation and bless each of us. As we thank you for our independence, may we extend its blessings to our ...

Head To Cape May For A Unique Jersey Shore Vacation

July 22, 2019

CAPE MAY, NJ - The Jersey Shore has long been a hot spot for summertime vacations with each town along the 141 miles of beach offering a slightly different flavor. Cape May is nestled at the tip of New Jersey's peninsula and has a long history dating back to its original inhabitants, the Kechemeche tribe. As early as the 18th Century, Cape May began its reputation as a top seashore resort.

SpongeBob, Skeeball Top Competition in Belmar’s Annual Sandcastle Contest

BELMAR, NJ — The heat was definitely on along Belmar’s 18th Avenue beach on July 17 — not only in terms of the temperatures but for the hundreds of sandcastle contest participants who only had several hours to build their creations under the sweltering skies.

Interspersed among the throngs of beachgoers, sand sculptors of all ages laid claim to their portion of the sand for ...

NY/NJ Baykeeper to Deploy 1 Million Oysters to Expand Living Shoreline at Naval Weapons Station Earle

RED BANK, NJ – As part of its mission to restore the oyster population in Raritan Bay, NY/NJ Baykeeper will be conducting an oyster castle (concrete oyster “homes”) deployment and installation on Tuesday, July 16th.

Approximately 1 million juvenile oysters will be transported from Leonardo State Marina aboard the Baykeeper patrol boat and taken to the Living Shoreline at ...

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Morristown Family Dental is offering Free Teeth Whitening For Life to New Patients

July 15, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - New to the Morristown area, Morristown Family Dental is offering free teeth whitening for life to new patients. To find out more about their  free teeth whitening offer, or to schedule your appointment, call the office at 973-998-9500.  

For more information about Morristown Family Dental, visit www.morristownfamilydental.com

 

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Tonight's Taco Tuesday at George & Martha's

Taco Tuesday is here! Visit George & Martha's tonight to enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas.

Craft Ideas from Celeste of CKlovesEvents

Looking for a craft to do with the kids this weekend? Check out these crafts from Celeste of CKlovesEvents

Want more ideas? Contact Celeste at 614-595-3163

Taking Leave To Care for Family: What Are My Rights?

Do you need to take time off from work to care for a family member? Here are some
important things to know.

Both federal and state law permit employees to take time off from work to care for a family member with a serious health condition. New Jersey’s law, the New Jersey Family Leave Act (NJFLA) has been recently expanded. In many ways, the NJFLA provides greater protections than the ...

Director's Tour at Morristown's Macculloch Hall Historical Museum; Sunday July 21

July 19, 2019

MORRSITOWN, NJ - The community is invited to a Director's Tour at Macculloch Hall on Sunday July 21 at 2pm.  Guests will tour the garden and hear plans for its future!

Light refreshments will be served. Free with museum admission and free for members.

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Have Lunch with the Librarian at Macculloch Hall Wednesdays Through August

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens. 

The event began Wednesday July 10 and will take place every Wednesday throughout August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or caregivers under ...

Summer Family Films at Morris County Library- This Week: MARY POPPINS RETURNS

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Bring the whole family to a showing of Mary Poppins Returns at the Morris County Library on Monday July 15. The movie will begin at 2pm.

The remaining summer family movies include:

How to Train Your Drgaon: Hidden World (PG) on Monday July 22; 2pm
Lego Movie 2 (PG) on Monday July 29; 2pm
Mirai (PG) on Monday August 12; 2pm
Spider-Man: into the Spider Verse (PG); ...

Dig it! Plant it! Eat it! at Morristown's Macculloch Hall; Sat. July 20

July 18, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall is hosting a youth summer garden program on Saturday July 20 and 27 and August 3, 10, and 17. The hands on program is for families from 10am - 11:30am. Come to the garden and learn how to make refrigerator pickles, help tend the vegetables, create nature-inspired art, and learn about helpful insects and pollinators through games and garden scavenger ...

'Cops and Rodders' Event on the Morristown Green; Tues. July 16

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The classic car and hot rod event, Cops and Rodders, will has returned to the Green. Enjoy seeing classic, custom and hot rod cars on Tuesday July 16 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm and Sunday September 22from 12:30pm - 3pm.

The event, sponsored by Morristown PBA Local 43, encourages families to come to town and check out all the classic cars. 

The event is free ...

Have Lunch with the Librarian at Macculloch Hall Wednesdays Through August

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens. 

The event begins Wednesday July 10 and will take place every Wednesday throughout August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or caregivers under ...

Morris County 4-H Fair Kicks Off With Animals, Games, Entertainment and Fireworks

July 14, 2019

CHESTER, NJ - Summer fun kicks off at the Morris County 4-H Fair at Chubb Park in Chester next week, from July 18-21.

Fair hours are 4 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Download the daily schedule here. Admission is free, but a parking donation of $5 per vehicle is requested.  Friday evening, parking donation request ...

Acorn Hall Closed for Tours from Aug. 4 to Sept. 4

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morris County Historical Society announces that its headquarters, Acorn Hall, will be closed for historic house and exhibit tours due to annual interior maintenance, which will include the restoration of the Gallery Gift Shop to its original 19th-century palette and the addition of gift items.

Among the items we are adding to the gift shop are reproductions of ...

Free Summer Concert Series: HANOVER WIND SYMPHONY

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The Free Summer Concert Series at Ginty Field Gazebo returns with a full calendar for all music lovers.  The event is free and will take place at the Ginty Field Gazebo in Morris Townshp.

On Tuesday July 9,the Hanover Wind Symphony will perform. 

The remaining schedule is as follows:

Tuesday July 16 - The Belle Tones
Tuesday July 23 - ...

Keep Furry Friends Safe During the Dog Days of Summer

July 17, 2019

WARREN, NJ – The dog days of summer are here and with the rise in temperatures comes the need to keep pets cool and safe.

“If it is hot for you and me, it’s hot for your pet, too,” said South Plainfield resident and animal activist Adriana Bayone. “The difference is they do not have a voice and cannot tell you they do not feel okay.”

Do not leave dogs ...

Happening Today in Morristown - July 16

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Looking for something to do today?

Learn about Hummingbirds at Macculloch Hall Museum; The program Hum Like a Hummingbird takes place at 1:15pm - 2pm and 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Arboretum Inspiration at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum. The program begins from 1pm - 3pm.

The free summer concert series at Ginty Field will showcase, the Belle Tones. The event is free and will ...

Free Summer Concert Series: THE BELLE TONES

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The Free Summer Concert Series at Ginty Field Gazebo returns with a full calendar for all music lovers.  The event is free and will take place at the Ginty Field Gazebo in Morris Townshp.

On Tuesday July 16 the Belle Tones will perform.

The remaining schedule is as follows:

Tuesday July 23 - Country Comfort
Tuesday July 30 - Reeds, Rhythm, and ...

Intimacy of Roxbury Theater Perfect for Humble 'American Idol'

July 21, 2019

ROXBURY, NJ – Singer-songwriter Lee DeWyze says the largeness of the room doesn’t matter. He connects with audiences, and enjoys doing so, in all types of venues.

Nevertheless, in some ways the little Investor’s Bank Theater in Succasunna is likely to be the perfect size for DeWyze when he plays Friday night. At the 7:30 p.m. show, presented by the Roxbury Arts ...

Sources: Barchi Will Step Down as Rutgers President in 2020

July 22, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers President Robert Barchi, whose tenure at the 253-year-old school has been marked by unprecedented successes as well as setbacks, will step down after the 2019-20 school year.

Barchi's pending departure was confirmed to TAPinto New Brunswick by a source familiar with the situation.

The announcement of Barchi's apparent exit gives school officials ...

Head To Cape May For A Unique Jersey Shore Vacation

July 22, 2019

CAPE MAY, NJ - The Jersey Shore has long been a hot spot for summertime vacations with each town along the 141 miles of beach offering a slightly different flavor. Cape May is nestled at the tip of New Jersey's peninsula and has a long history dating back to its original inhabitants, the Kechemeche tribe. As early as the 18th Century, Cape May began its reputation as a top seashore resort.

New Jersey Date Night: A Revolutionary Morristown Bar Crawl

July 20, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Nothing beats a warm summer night — the perfect time to grab your date’s hand and go for a walk. With so many quaint New Jersey towns from which to choose there’s no shortage of options, but Morristown stands out thanks to great architecture and history dating back to the Revolutionary War. It ...

50 Years Later, Apollo 11 Remains Our Greatest Achievement

The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 commemorates the single greatest achievement in the history of mankind.

In our world of rankings, I don’t think anyone can argue the point.

A man walked on the moon.

A member of species earthbound for thousands upon thousands of years, left footprints on that mysterious silver globe in the sky that inspired wonder and fear since man’s ...

The Killer Across the Table by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker

The Killer Across the Table by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker (William Morrow, 2019)

 

Why + How = Who

The formula above represents the manner in which criminal profilers assess the suspects in a serious crime. In the gripping new Douglas and Olshaker book, The Killer Across the Table, the authors write, “We study these people (criminals) not as psychologists or sociologists, ...

‘The Wake’ Travels Through Loss and Forgiveness at Premiere Stages

‘The Wake’ travels through loss and forgiveness at Premiere Stages

By Liz Keill

UNION, NJ – In a new play by Tammy Ryan, we learn about family angst in the midst of a hurricane in Florida.

The complicated, rambling plot involves Maggie (Kathy Rae O’Donnell) who wants to scatter her dead sister’s ashes in the ocean. She’s waiting for her older sister, ...

Hoboken Real Estate Market Fueled by Families and New Businesses

July 12, 2019

HOBOKEN, NJ -- In Part 2 of HomeGrown: Hoboken, Host Stephanie Willoughby talks with two women business owners in the mile-square city about how Hoboken’s revival and growth has also made the city a more welcoming place for families.  

Pamela Kalman, Owner of PKL Properties, spoke about the thriving real estate market in Hoboken.  Kalman said that there is no ...

Open Letter to Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez

July 19, 2019

This is an open letter to congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez.

Ms. Ocasio-Cortez, this letter is to remind you that there is no similarity whatsoever, as you are claiming there is, between the situation at the border and the concentration camps during the Holocaust. The people on the border are being encouraged by you to come there for your own personal gain. During the Holocaust, people were forced ...

Are Grandparents Allowing the Kids To Have Too Much Screen Time?

July 11, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Grandparents have long been associated with letting their grandchildren do things their parents would never permit. Candy. Extended bedtime. Too much television. Carefree fun. They like to spoil their grandchildren.

A new study by Rutgers and other researchers finds that today’s grandparents are still true to their traditional fun-loving image -- allowing their ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, July 23

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Photography Instructors’ Summer ...

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Wed, July 24

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Photography Instructors’ Summer ...

Arts & Entertainment Green

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Wed, July 24, 12:00 PM

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown

Lunch with the Librarian

Arts & Entertainment Education

Police Blotter: Motor Vehicle Stop in Morris Township Leads to Arrest for Shoplifting

July 16, 2019

7/4: ARRESTS FOR NARCOTICS/SHOPLIFTING: Officers executed a motor-vehicle stop for an equipment violation in Morris Township. An investigation led to Gregorio A. Calvo, age 49, of Union City, to be charged with Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances (suspected Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana), Shoplifting, and Receiving Stolen Property; Majk Selimi, age 24, of West New York, to be charged ...

NJ Sharing Network Launches Campaign to Encourage Organ Donation in New Jersey Multicultural Communities 

July 21, 2019

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – NJ Sharing Network, the non-profit, federally designated organ procurement organization responsible for the recovery of organs and tissue in the state, today announced #DonationNeedsDiversity, a new initiative to empower multicultural communities to become more involved in saving and healing lives through organ and tissue donation.

“Cities and towns like ...

Obituaries

Robert J. Talmadge, age 80, of Manahawkin, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Born in ...
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May 19, 1935 - Sep 23, 2018
Bill N. Raso, age 83, of Manahawkin, NJ passed away September 23, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he ...
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 It is with great sadness that The Hampshire Companies announces that Todd Anderson, ...
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- Mar 13, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Paulus J. Tuyp, passed away at his residence with his loving and ...
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- Mar 12, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Edward K. Larsen, 94, passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at JFK ...
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