Morristown News

November 19, 2018

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - The chill many feel isn't from the recent snowstorm. It's the glaring statistics on suicide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide is now the second-leading cause of death for ages 10 to 18. The number of teens reporting feeling sad, hopeless or ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown has announced that leaf collection will take place on Sunday Nov. 18. Morristown residents will not be allowed to park on 13 streets from 7am - 3pm. "We thank our residents for their cooperation during the collection times", said Town officials. There ...

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SHIP BOTTOM - The 39th Annual Ship Bottom Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 1 at 1 p.m.  The parade will run along Long Beach Boulevard from 5th to 25th Street. .   This years theme is "A Great White Christmas." Area community members are encouraged to enter a float for your ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Bloomfield resident Jenn Stilwell's cranberry jelly recipe remains the worst kept secret in the township. First published in 2016 when TAPinto Bloomfield was only a few months old, this recipe will probably be published the weekend before Thanksgiving every ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The snow, ice and slush that left thousands of New Jersey commuters snarled on local roads and highways the night before wasn’t enough to keep more than 100 youth sports educators from attending the New Jersey Sports Medicine Seminar on Friday morning in Morristown. Presented by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Four Morristown High School runners earned post season honors. The following runners were recognized for their accomplishments: ALL NJAC: 1st team -Senior Patrick Mullen  1st team -Junior Toby Gaynor  2nd team -Senior Lucas Chiariello  Honorable Mention - senior ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Thanksgiving Vegan Pop Up Shop popped into Morristown on Sunday, November 18 th at the Laundromat on Dehart Street. From 12-6 pm, vegan enthusiasts were able to visit and shop at 19 vendors; including Beenie’s Ice Cream, Chocolate Calling and Creature Comforts Stationary, just ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Ever wanted to own your own amusement park like Michael Jackson? Now you can, and your don't have to wait on line for tickets! Bowcraft, the scene of countless local children's birthday parties and decades of summer fun in Union County, has closed forever, but thanks to an ...

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NATIONAL - AAA forecasts more than 54 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home over the Thanksgiving holiday, a 4.8 percent increase from the nearly 51 million that traveled in 2017. The 2018 holiday weekend will see the highest Thanksgiving travel volume since 2005, when 58.6 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown has announced that leaf collection will take place on Sunday Nov. 18. Morristown residents will not be allowed to park on 11 streets from 7am - 3pm. "We thank our residents for their cooperation during the collection times", said Town officials. There ...

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Trenton, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) announced the return of the “Troops to Teachers” program to support the transition of veterans and members of the Armed Forces to careers in teaching. Over the next five years, the NJDOE will receive nearly $1 million to support and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Medical Center -- along with Overlook and Chilton Medical Centers -- have been named among the top hospitals in the nation for safety by The Leapfrog Group, with each facility earning the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ in Leapfrog's fall 2018 Hospital Safety ...

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Apple cider adds a bit of warm spice to this easy Thanksgiving side dish. Ingredients: 12 oz. fresh cranberries, about 3 ½ cups 1 cup granulated sugar ½ cup apple cider Rinse berries and pick them over to remove any leaves or stems that might be mixed in. Combine all ingredients ...

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EDISON, NJ - Snow days are the perfect time for a family to do something together. Why not gather the troops and make a batch, or two, of classic oatmeal cookies.  The Original Quaker Oats Oatmeal Cookie Recipe is a classic that is meant to be shared as much as a batch of these cookies are ...

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The School District of the Chathams is currently hiring part-time paraprofessional staff for our high school and middle school.  Please contact Beth Grant, Manager of Human Resources, at (973)457-2524 or bgrant@chatham-nj.org for further details.  All applications must be submitted via the Human ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ –The Landscape and Horticultural Technology (LHT) program at County College of Morris (CCM) will be holding its annual Holiday Poinsettia Sale starting later this month.  Deep red, pink, white and assorted variegated forms of poinsettia, both large and small, will be available. The ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Morris County Park Commission will be conducting a controlled deer hunt in accordance with its White-tailed Deer Management Program which aims to improve forest health in the parks through the management of the deer population, said the Morris Parks through a press ...

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Oak Ridge, N.J. – Thomas J. Shara, President and CEO of Lakeland Bank, is pleased to announce that Lakeland Bank has been named for the second consecutive year to the New Jersey 50 Fastest Growing Companies list. The award program produced by NJBIZ, New Jersey’s premiere business news publication, ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Denville Police Department has reported the temporary closing of all stores at the Shoppes at Union Hill due to Denville Fire Department activity on Nov. 16. There is no access to the entire complex. Updates to the status will be shared as they become available.  

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Law Enforcement dogs will now be offered the same services as human responders thanks to a new program unveiled today. This first-of-its-kind program offers medical support and care for the county’s front-line law enforcement K-9’s that work alongside the Sheriff’s Office response ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Now that Halloween is over, you know what that means. It’s time to hear those sleigh bells jingling in the spirit of the holiday season! What is the first thing that comes to mind this time of year? Hot chocolate? Santa Claus? Reindeer?! You know Dasher and Dancer, but what about ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab those jackets and see what's happening in Morristown this weekend. Prancer is at MHS. Pet adoptions, live music, holiday pet photos, paranormal events, and much more. Have a great weekend everyone!   Friday November 16 Eric Johnson House Estate Sale; 44 South Street; ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Snow conditions have resulted in numerous crashes, disabled vehicles and impassible roads in and around Morristown, stated the Morristown Police.  According to police, Route 287 northbound has been shut down to two lanes due to a vehicle fire. As a result, roads in Morristown are ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Morristown Parking Authority, in conjunction with the Town of Morristown, has extended garage exit times for  Morristown residents who moved their cars due to the impending storm. The time to move cars from the Dalton Garage, the DeHart Street Garage and Ann/Bank Street ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — After being stranded on school buses for nearly five hours in a powerful snowstorm, students are reportedly being moved to safe locations, the West Orange mayor wrote in a Facebook post around 9 p.m. Thursday. “The township is currently moving all children off stranded school ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - School is now closed on Friday for all Morristown public schools, announced the Morris School District. The district made the decision to close due to inclement weather and poor road conditions.   TAPinto is free and published daily Get Your Town's News In Your Inbox: ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - All Morristown public schools will have a two-hour delayed opening Friday, November 16th, due to the snow storm, announced school officials Sunrise will not operate due to the delayed opening.   Sign up to get all the news as it happens at www.TAPinto.net/enews and follow ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service issued a 'Winter Storm Warning' for Thurs. November 15 for Northern NJ. Snow and sleet are expected to begun falling and will continue into the night. Te chance of precipitation is 100% with accumulations expected to be between 2 and 4 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -  Caroline Ramsey and Shannon Costello, both students at Oak Knoll and Morristown residents, have signed letters of intent to play sports in college. The student-athletes officially signed letters of intent, with six other classmates during a ceremony involving members of the athletic ...

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Just ask the more than 300 exhibitors at Kosherfest, the world's largest kosher-certified trade show held on Nov. 14 and 15 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ. Jackie Lieberman spoke with representatives from the leading innovators in the industry, including Manischewitz — a ...

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