Morristown News

September 18, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Brace yourself for some Halloween fun. Between Wednesday October 3 through Wednesday October 31, halloween enthusiasts can enjoy trembling, nature themed tales to boo-tiful crafts.   The Time to Mourn Take a special guided tour of The Willows, to explore the unique death ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Girls’ soccer team got their first victory in an exciting game against Morristown Beard this Thursday afternoon. Their season opener came late this year as their game against Morris Catholic was postponed due to bad weather last week. The Dodgers were off to a slow ...

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey hosts Annual “Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s®” events throughout the state MORRISTOWN, NJ – Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s will hold its inaugural Skylands Regional Walk in Morris County on Sunday, September 30 at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown as part of its 2018 Walk ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - The Town of Morristown was recognized by TransOptions with a Silver Level New Jersey Smart Workplace, as part of its annual recognition breakfast.  New Jersey Smart Workplaces is an annual recognition program that emphasizes the importance of alternative and sustainable ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A series of school bus safety bills that aim to improve bus safety and accident response, make bus drivers and company’s more accountable and require every student to carry an identification card at school-sponsored, off-campus activities cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations ...

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Kai Roberts Informs and Increases Awareness Through Hip-Hop RANDOLPH, NJ – In recognition of National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month, the County College of Morris (CCM) Counseling and Student Success, The Legacy Project and the Office of Special Events presents Kai Roberts, an ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Following the opening of their doors on Wednesday, September 12, East Hanover's newest business Tiki Bowls hosted a Grand Opening on Saturday, September 15. The Grand opening included face painting, cotton candy, and balloons for the kids  Tiki Bowls original location opened ...

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MADISON, NJ - A Madison family has launched a nonprofit organization called Student Wish List Project (SWLP), which is designed to help local charities increase their wish list fulfillment by tapping into student volunteers. Tania Lee, the Student Wish List Project’s cofounder and executive ...

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“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” These are famous and true words spoken by President Barack Obama. Words that ring true today more than ever and words that represent all of us. In ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown High School Marching Band began the 2018 season by placing second in the Festival of Marching Competition this past weekend at Edison High School. The MHS Band received a score of 78.275. First place was awarded to North Brunswick Township who scored 78.775. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  For the 2nd consecutive year, Morristown High School is participating in the New York Jets “Upstander of the Week” Program.  In order to be chosen, students must encourage positive dialogue among their peers and work to ensure that all students are respected and valued as members ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A film, titled Historic Morristown: A Beacon Light in the American Revolution, produced by Morristown High School students Katie Rosa and Kaylee Strasser premiered Saturday at the Morristown National Historical Park. The event was hosted by The Washington Association of New ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- In a battle for their first win of the season, Mendham prevailed over the Colonials 23-21 in a nail-biting affair. Penalties loomed large for Morristown as 2 huge penalties pinned them deep in their own end ending up in a Mendham safety which gave them the lead back in the 3 rd ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - TAPinto Morristown is on Instagram. Click the link to follow us.  TAPinto Morristown Instagram account includes photos from our news department, events and information from around town. TAPinto Morristown is a member of the New Jersey Press Association.  Sign up to get all ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall Historical Museum will be hosting Poets in the Garden, Sunday September 16 at 2pm.  Award winning poets David Petruzelli and Professor Gail Holst-Warhaft share their work in Poets in the Garden.  David Petruzelli grew up in New Jersey. He is the author ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ  – Atlantic Ambulance, a division of Atlantic Health System, sent a team of three paramedics in an Advanced Life Support (ALS) ambulance to South Carolina to aid in the relief efforts being organized by FEMA in preparation for Hurricane Florence. The team, consisting of Richard ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ — Exact change lanes on the Garden State Parkway’s major toll plazas are soon to be a memory. But they will remain at all but one of the toll road’s 23 entrance and exit ramps. The automatic coin machines at all 11 “mainland barrier” plazas, including Asbury Park in Monmouth County ...

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Since being founded in 1998, Unity Charter School has had multi-age classes.  Multi-age education is where students are grouped together across grade level purposefully, to achieve greater academic and social benefits. Modeling and cooperative learning are leveraged as powerful tools in the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  It's the weekend! Food, friends and fun are on TAP this weekend. There are movies, history, sports, a family day, poets and so much more.  Check out over 31 activities happening in Morristown this weekend.   Friday September 14 Friday Films - Chappaquiddick (PG 13); ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - During the overnight hours, a vehicle was stolen from a home on Georgian Road, said Morristown Police. According to authorities, on Thursday morning a Morristown resident notified police that a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee had been stolen from their residence during the overnight ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – While full-term classes have begun at County College of Morris (CCM), there is still time to enroll in the college’s two mid-fall sessions. The 13 Week mid-fall session runs from September 20 - December 20. The last day to apply for 13 Week classes is Thursday, September 13. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - In a dynamic community like Morristown, citizens can share their opinions, offer grievances, or bestow praise on the subjects that matter most to them. TAPinto Morristown welcomes letters to the editor. The publication of Letters to the Editor is at the sole discretion of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  For the 2nd consecutive year, Morristown High School is participating in the New York Jets “Upstander of the Week” Program.  In order to be chosen, students must encourage positive dialogue among their peers and work to ensure that all students are respected and valued as members ...

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The South Orange Department of Recreation is presenting a 19th century baseball game on Saturday, September 15, starting at noon on Cameron Field in South Orange. Part game, part show, part history lesson and all fun, the Flemington, NJ Neshanock team will play against local volunteers in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Enjoy a fun filled day of wagon rides, farm animals, live music and hands-on activities at the Fall Harvest at Fosterfields Living Historic Farm. The event takes place on Sunday September 16 from 12 noon - 5pm. Visitors can hop aboard the open-air wagon for a scenic ride around ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Bargain Box Thrift Boutique has a new location! The boutique didn't mover far, but as of August 2018, the boutique opened its doors at its new location, 1117 Mt. Kemble Avenue (Route 202 South) in Morristown.  The boutique offers high-quality, gently-used, affordably-priced ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The classic car and hot rod event, Cops and Rodders, will hold their last event of the season on the Green, Tuesday September 18. from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. There are hot rods and old muscle cars. The event, sponsored by Morristown PBA Local 43, encourages families to come to town ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Commissioner of Education on Wednesday withdrew a controversial proposal to cut back on standardized tests in certain grades and subjects, just minutes before the State Board of Education members were set to vote on the plan. The decision by Education Commissioner ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – On Sunday, September 16, from noon to 3 p.m., County College of Morris (CCM) will be hosting the annual Morris County Regional College Fair. Sponsored by the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling and the Morris County Association of School Counseling Directors, ...

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