Morristown Top Stories

September 21, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- Already known for their willingness to rush headlong into emergency situations that most are running from, career firefighters in five North Jersey towns have announced that they will be giving their blood, literally, to help save others. The effort, sponsored by the New Jersey ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Happy Friday! Get ready for the weekend by catching up on all the need-to-know events. This weekend there are over 30 fun thing to do in Morristown!  Friday September 21 Friday Films: Finding Your Feet (PG13); Morris County Library; 2pm The Minstrel presents Bill Staines; ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Colonials girls’ soccer team won their 2 nd in a row on Thursday defeating Pope John by a 2-1 score in overtime at Greystone Park. With the victory, Morristown improved to an impressive 4-2 on the year. Kathryn Duff and Morgan O’Neill scored their 2 nd goals of the season, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Boy Scouts of America will recognize Louis Brusco Jr., MD, FCCM, Chief Medical Officer, Morristown Medical Center, with the 2018 Health and Medical Award for his service as an exemplary role model for the youth of the Morris County area. Dr. Brusco was chosen for his ...

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MORRISTOWN – If the Morristown High School girls soccer team is going to make a run in the Morris County Tournament, its more often than not going to happen away from Harter Road.   Despite holding a 3-2 record, the Colonials were given the No. 12 seed in the 2018 edition of the MCT on ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Today, members of Unity Charter School’s National Junior Honor Society traveled to Connecticut to take part in a National Junior Honor Society state summit.  While there, they will be able to work with other students from the Tri-State area. The summit is an opportunity for ...

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WILLIMANTIC, CT - The Warriors at Eastern Connecticut State University recently named 22 students to the 2018-19 field hockey team. Among the athletes is Khiara Valentine '21 of Morristown, a Social Work major. As a forward, Valentine has started in four games, scoring twice, with one ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announced a six year prison sentence for a Kinnelon man on weapon and drug charges. Richard Spielman entered guilty pleas to first degree Maintenance of a Controlled Dangerous Substance Production Facility and Second Degree Unlawful ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- Tuesday was a busy day for sports in Morristown as the Colonials had teams in action all over. The girls’ soccer team improved to 3-2 on the year with a convincing 4-0 win against Montville Morgan O’Neill, Katie Duff, Grace Godfrey and Kathleen Rawding scoring goals and Mia Cecala ...

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ENNESAW, GA- -- Griffin Sinclair of Morristown has been  named to Kennesaw State University's Dean's List for the Summer 2018 semester. Students named to the Dean's List were enrolled in at least 9 credit hours of courses and earned a grade point average of at least a 3.5. Kennesaw State ...

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Unity Charter School is proud to share that this week it was certified as a Future Ready School. Future Ready, is a certification program that recognizes schools that implement digital learning and promote the skills, abilities, and capacities essential for student success in college and career.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Recently released data from the New Jersey Clean Communities Council stated that New Jersey streets and highways have seen a 53 percent decrease over the past 13 years.  “Litter is unsightly and can impact quality of life. Litter cleanup is a crucial part of protecting our ...

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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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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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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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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  – 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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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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