Morristown Top Stories

May 16, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - —Good Grief announced today its annual 5K Run & Walk community event is returning to the Giralda Farms campus in Madison, NJ on Sunday, June 6, 2021. The event features activities for the entire family including a 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk, Kid Dashes, Family Activities, a ...

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To be Presented at American College of Cardiology 70th Annual Scientific Sessions, Study Led by Dr. Jordan Safirstein Suggests Keeping Stent Info on Smartphones  May 11, 2021, Morristown, NJ – Fewer than half (48%) of patients receiving a heart stent, or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - During the overnight hours a car collided with a train near the Convent Train Station, according to authorities. The Morris and Essex Line Rail is suspended in both directions between Dover and Madison. No additional information was given on the collision. Injuries are unknown, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- Zane Washington scored the tying goal with just over a minute remaining and the  sudden-death game-winner just moments later to cap off a thrilling Morristown 10-9 win over Morristown Beard. Trailing by 2 with under 3 minutes to play, the Colonials chances of victory appeared ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The 3 rd seeded Morristown Colonials got their 2021 Morris County Tournament started with a bang, crushing 14 th seed Kinnelon 21-4. Morristown scored early and often, as the Colonials warranted their seeding with this performance. Montville awaits in the Quarterfinals. “We are ...

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Governor Murphy, Senate President Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Coughlin Announce Intention to End COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Governor Extends the Public Health Emergency for Another 30-Day Period, But Will Allow It to Expire if Legislation is Enacted Within the Next Month TRENTON – As ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy on Wednesday called allegations of human trafficking and labor abuse made against the  BAPS Temple in Robbinsville horrific and disturbing and indicated that individuals who may be victims are receiving medical care.  Murphy's comments came a day after ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall Historical Museum has announced that their fountain is now officially open! Stop by their gardens for a relaxing stroll through the rose beds, or linger in a shady spot down in the shade garden for a bit of respite. The gardens are open to the public, FREE daily ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Sixth-seeded Morristown was upset by 22-seed Chatham, 5-1, in the first round of the Morris County Tournament on Friday. Chatham had a 13-2 advantage in hits and scored four runs in the second inning. Thomas Burns had an RBI for Morristown, and Billy Scanlon scored the lone ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morristown High School graduate and Providence College junior Justin Viotto was named Athlete of the Year from a men’s individual sport for his efforts in swimming and diving. Viotto was honored with The Bowden Award for the third consecutive year. This award honors the men’s ...

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Only 6% of 750+ Hospitals Performing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Have Achieved This Elite Recognition of Best Practices and Quality Care Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has received American College of Cardiology (ACC) Transcatheter Valve ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morristown High School boys lacrosse team improved to 4- 3 and won its second game of the season after taking down Kinnelon, 13-5, on Thursday, May 13. Lance Davis scored four goals and had four assists, Ian Plott also scored four goals and had four assists to go along with ...

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MORRIS COUNTY — The community is being alerted to a nationwide safety recall of certain Kidde smoke detectors for failing to sound off during smoke conditions or a fire. The Consumer Product Safety Commission on May 6 announced the recall of some 225,000 Kidde smoke and combination smoke/carbon ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Colonials fell to Chatham, 5-2, on Thursday, falling to 3-6 on the season. For Morristown, Aidan Watson and Andrew Frederick each had an RBI.  The teams will face off on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Morris County Tournament. The game will take place at Morristown's ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown (6-4) edged Montclair, 8-7, on Thursday. Anna Rivetti, Cathleen Moran and Ava Washington scored two goals apiece, and Megan O’Brien and Braeden Siverson put in goals. Amanda Chupak had two assists, three draw controls and two ground balls. Elizabeth Bozza assisted and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - It's almost the weekend? What are you doing? Check out our list of things happening in and around Morristown. Friday May 14 Hope One Van will be at the Interfaith Food Pantry; all day Little Mermaid Auditions; virtual; 3pm - 6pm Morris County Baseball Tournament; ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said. The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to ...

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NEW JERSEY — Colonial Pipeline Co. announced in a statement late Wednesday evening that the pipeline that was shutdown by a ransomware hack last week was going to restart and begin operating again.  “Following this restart, it will take several days for the product delivery supply chain to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Law enforcement officers  who have died in the line of duty have been recognized by Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker during National Police Week which runs from May 9 through May 15, 2021. First created by presidential ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday May 6 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). Additional distributions will take place in Parsippany on May 7 from 10:30am - 11:30am at 299 Webro ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Legislation sponsored by Senator Kip Bateman that would establish an online electronic public records access service on the Board of Public Utilities’ website was signed Wednesday by the Gov. Phil Murphy. The bill requires BPU to utilize the access service to provide advance notice ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - There were no new cases of COVID-19 reported overnight in Morristown, announced officials. The total number of cases is 2,173.  The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. As of today, there are 3.486,709 fully vaccinated people in New ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Struggling under coronavirus restrictions and travel limitations, New Jersey’s tourism industry took a major hit last year, with the number of people visiting the state — and the amount of money they spent — registering dramatic declines, according to the state’s 2020 tourism ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally.  In Morristown, the price at the pump has hit ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation (S968/A2836) that will require public water systems to provide notice of elevated lead levels in drinking water to customers and local officials and require landlords to notify tenants of elevated lead levels. “We must continue to take ...

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NEW JERSEY - Criminal jury trials will resume in person next month, under a Supreme Court order issued Tuesday that revises juror service based on the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in New Jersey. The Court’s order directs the resumption of in-person criminal jury trials beginning June 15, with ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- Morristown Mayor Timothy Dougherty delivered the 2021 proposed budget address at a regular meeting of Town Council Tuesday.  “We could never have anticipated the challenges that faced us last year,” Dougherty said. “Our continued wise fiscal management has prepared us to endure ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morristown High School baseball, softball, boys tennis, boys lacrosse and girls lacrosse teams were in action on Tuesday, May 11. Girls Lacrosse- Morristown (5-4) blasted Indian Hills, 17-2, on Tuesday. Elizabeth Bozza scored five goals, Ava Washington put in five goals, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown (5-4) blasted Indian Hills, 17-2, on Tuesday. Elizabeth Bozza scored five goals, Ava Washington put in five goals, Megan O’Brien added two goals and three assists to go with four ground balls.  Amanda Chupak finished with a goal and three assists, Anna Szporn netted ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - There was one new case of COVID-19 reported overnight in Morristown, announced officials. The total number of cases is 2,173.  The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. As of today, there are 3.486,709 fully vaccinated people in New ...

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