Township Committee Meeting via Zoom

Wed, June 17
7:00 pm — 11:45 pm
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50 Woodland Avenue Morristown, NJ 07961

50 Woodland Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07961

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July 10, 2020

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July 13 COVID-19 Update; Morristown Cases Climb One to 593

July 13, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Morristown climb to 5923, announced officials. The numbers in Morris Township are 337, according to the township's website.

Today the State of New Jersey is reporting 175,522 confirmed cases in New Jersey and 6,909 total positive test results in Morris County. There have been 13,613 deaths in the state, ...

Saturday's COVID-19 Numbers from Around the State

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy did not hold a press conference on Saturday but did release the newest number of positive cases of COVID-19 and deaths from around the state. 

In New Jersey, there are 438 new cases with 49 new deaths. Statewide, there are 174,959 positive cases and 13,578 deaths, and 1,947 probable COVID deaths.

According to Murphy, ...

July 10 COVID-19 Update; Number of Positive Cases Remain the Same in Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Morristown remains at 592, announced officials. The numbers in Morris Township are 333. However, the numbers on the township's website have not been updated since July 5

Today the State of New Jersey is reporting 174,628 confirmed cases in New Jersey and 6,875 total positive test results in Morris County. There have ...

Atlas - June Dog of the Month

Meet Eleventh Hour Rescue's JUNE Dog Of The Month...ATLAS! ☀️🌊⛱

Atlas was adopted from  when he was 2 months old. He was returned because they didn’t have the time to train him. Atlas seems like a very gentle dog who is now scared because he found himself back at a shelter. His adopters tell us that he is house trained and crate trained, plus he walks well on a leash. He is ...

Meet Hogan! The EHR Dog of the Month

Hogan is a super sweet boy and a favorite of our staff and volunteers!! He always seems to greet his human friends with a smile, and they can’t help but smile back when they see that happy face. Hogan is a black lab/retriever mix around 3 1/2-4 years old that weighs about 45 lbs.

Hogan’s very favorite thing to do is PLAY! Perhaps that’s because he came from a place where he ...

Latest Advances in Cancer Care Presented at Atlantic Health System’s “2020 Oncology Symposium”

Cutting-edge advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer were brought to the forefront on June 27th during Atlantic Health System’s “2020 Annual Review in Oncology Virtual Symposium,” an event sponsored by Atlantic Health System Cancer Care and held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Attended by nearly 160 top oncology professionals, the half-day ...

Know Your Employment Rights During the Coronavirus Pandemic

It is important for employees to understand new and existing laws during this difficult time. I have highlighted here some key items:

Assembly Bill 3848 Enacted into Law
An employer shall not terminate or penalize an employee who takes time off for a specified period based on the written recommendation of a health care professional licensed in New Jersey because the employee has or is likely ...

JCP&L Completes Inspections and Maintenance to Enhance Customer Service Reliability Through the Summer; Work Also Helps Prepare for an Active Hurricane Season

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, has completed inspections and conducted equipment maintenance projects across its 13-county service area to enhance customer service reliability as part of its annual summer preparedness plan.  The company is also ready to respond to power outages caused during the Atlantic hurricane ...

Clean Juice Morristown to Host Tasting Event; Monday July 13

July 11, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Clean Juice Morristown will be hosting a tasting event on Monday July 13 at 10:30am.

The event will be in coordination with Fit for Mom Morristown.

Clean Juice Morristown is located at 468 South Street in Morristown.


Read More: Morris School District Announces Proposed Schedule For Return to Class

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Morristown's Macculloch Hall Offers LImited Gallery Tours

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Beginning Monday, July 13, Macculloch Hall Historical Museum will be open by appointment for tours of the galleries for groups of 5 or less.

Visitors are invited to immerse themselves in the work of Thomas Nast in Columbia: Thomas Nast Illustrates the Moral Conscience of the United States. The museum is located  at 45 Macculloch Avenue in Morristown

The ...

Celebrate America's Birthday with Virtual Reading of Declaration of Independence

MORRISTOWN, NJ - There will be a virtual reading of Jefferson's timeless Declaration of Independence at 1:00pm today on the Morristown National Historical Park's FACEBOOK page.

Join the Morristown National Historical Park's long-standing annual tradition as they celebrate the 4th of July, Morris County-style.

"While we unfortunately won't be on the Morristown ...

Black Lives Matter Morristown Holds Summer Teach In; Saturday July 11

July 11, 2020

CHATHAM, NJ - The Black Lives Matter Morristown will be hosting a summer series teach in on Saturday July 11 at the Chatham Train Station at 4pm. The afternoon will consist of solidarity, listening, learning and self reflection, said the group on Facebook.


Read More: Morris School District Announces Proposed Schedule For Return to Class

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Table of Hope and Morris Habitat for Humanity to Host Free Mobile Food Distribution on July 8

RANDOLPH, NJ- Table of Hope and Morris Habitat for Humanity will host a free mobile food distribution at the Morris Habitat Restore on Wednesday, July 8 to assist families in need during this time of crisis. All residents are welcome and there are no eligibility requirements.

The contactless, drive-through food pick up will take place at the Morris Habitat ReStore parking lot located at 274 ...

The HOPE ONE Van Will Be on the Morristown Green Today; July 6

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The HOPE ONE van will be stationed on the Morristown Green today, July 6 , from 9am - 2pm. The  HOPE One vehicle, which previously was used in police tactical operations is now a mobile recovery access vehicle.

The vehicle, which  has trained staff on site, provides individuals with information about rehab, detox services, mental health services, ...

Table of Hope Offering Free Food Distribution in Montville; July 15

July 13, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Table of Hope Mobile Food Pantry will be hosting a mobile food drop in Montville on Wednesday July 15.

The event will take place from 10:30am - 12noon at the Montville Senior House located at 356 Main Road in Montville. The event is open to all, with no income guidelines or pre-registration requirements.

All people receiving food should drive up to get in line. To ...

Chatham for Black Lives Event Features Williams Sisters Who Speak Out About Racism Faced in Chatham School System

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham sisters, Alexis and Amanda Williams were among the keynote speakers on Saturday when a "Chatham for Black Lives" event was held outside ECLC school at the Chatham Train Station.

Saturday’s event was good for Chatham," Chatham Borough Mayor Thaddeus Kobylarz said. "Among the speakers were five residents who shared
their experiences as ...

2020 Free Summer Concert Series Begins Tuesday July 7 with The Kootz

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The 2020 free Summer Concert Series, presented by the Morris Township Recreation Department,  will kick off on Tuesday, July 7 with The Kootz Band.

The band will perform live at the Ginty Field Gazebo, beginning at 7pm.

Defining their performances as a “Rock N’ Roll with Fiber”, The Kootz are known for their “feel good” ...

The Morris Museum Sets Dates to Re-open

July 10, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Museum has set the date of July 14 to reopen for members and July 21 to reopen to the general public. 

Admission is by timed reservation only. Reservations can be made online or by calling the museum at 973-971-3700. Payment is by credit card only at this time.


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July 6 Construction Notice for Morristown Residents

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Morristown officials have announced that two construction projects will be taking place the week of July 6.

One project includes construction on town sidewalks, curb and a drainage project on Clinton Place and Clinton Street in Morristown. The work will take place between 7am - 5pm. During the construction, there will be limited parking restrictions, sidewalk ...

Happy 4th from TAPinto Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - TAPinto Morristown wishes everyone a Happy 4th of July.


Lake Hopatcong Foundation to Host Virtual Auction

July 13, 2020

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) will host a "Virtual Auction" in place of their annual in-person gala, due to COVID-19. The auction will be open for bids at on Tuesday, July 21, through Thursday, July 23, closing at 9 p.m. Hudson Farm is the premier sponsor.

“We're disappointed we won't be able to gather with friends and supporters ...

Denville's Gardner Field Playground Opens Monday, July 13

DENVILLE, NJ -- The Township of Denville announced that Gardner Field Playground will open on Mon., July 13, 10 days after all other playgrounds opened in the Township. All playgrounds, including the Gardner Field Playground, will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., weather permitting.

The Township further announced that a playground attendant will be stationed at the entrance ...

Fight Against Lake Hopatcong Algae Blooms Continues with 'Biochar' Bags

ROXBURY, NJ – Several Lake Hopatcong inlets are the sites for an experiment that could help control harmful algal blooms (HABs), the green bacterial growths that shut down the lake last summer.

Workers from Princeton Hydro installed, at four places, tethered flotation bags containing “Biochar,” a material that might help remove dissolved phosphorous from ...

Lawsuit Claims Social Worker Fired When She Blew Whistle on School Abuses in Springfield

July 13, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — A lawsuit brought against the Springfield School District by a social worker claims the school board fired her after she blew the whistle on abuses at the Edward V. Walton Early Childhood Center.

Kara King, of Westfield, filed the suit in Superior Court in Elizabeth last month. The complaint names the Springfield Board of Education, former Springfield Superintendent ...

Rutgers Joins Lawsuit to Block 'Draconian' Rules Targeting International Students

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers, moving to protect its more than 8,000 international students from new rules that could force them to transfer or leave the country, has announced it will be joining a lawsuit filed by Harvard and MIT.

Rutgers President Jonathan Holloway called new guidelines proposed by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that would prohibit international ...

Middlesex County College Moving Fall Classes Online, New Brunswick Center Will Be Closed

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Most of Middlesex County College’s fall classes will be offered remotely, and its New Brunswick Center will not host any in-person classes.

President Mark McCormick said that about 90% of classes at the Edison-based college will be offered online in an attempt to mitigate the risks of exposure to COVID-19, according to press release.

Many of the courses will ...

Stop Bias - Bias, Prejudice & Stereotypes - How Do they Impact Us? Learn to Recognize, Respond, and Report

July 13, 2020

Stop Bias - Bias, Prejudice & Stereotypes - How Do they Impact Us? Learn to Recognize, Respond, and Report
Wednesday, July 15 at 7 p.m.
Virtual:Registration is required. Instructions on how to access meeting will be emailed. Visit

The discussion will feature the following speakers:
David S. Leonardis, Training & Outreach Liaison, Prosecutors ...

KIDS VIDEO: July Fossil Hunting in Middletown is a Great Weekend Activity

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - If you haven't gone fossil hunting with 'Russell' in Middletown - you haven't gone fossil hunting! Recently, a trip to the Poricy Park Fossil Beds in Middletown NJ was arranged by 'Russell' and you and your children can follow him on this fun video. 

"Are you ready to go on a fossil hunt. There are a few entrances to the beds" said ...

Day Trip: Walkway Over the Hudson

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY — Looking for a break from quarantine? Consider a trip to Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park that includes a steel cantilever bridge 212 feet over the Hudson River. Those walking, running or biking the 1.28 miles — one way — can see the Catskills to the north, and the Hudson Highlands to the south. Those looking for a few more miles can continue on the ...

NJ Farmers Markets Adjust to New Way of Shopping During Pandemic

July 10, 2020

NEW JERSEY — As New Jersey moves into new phases of reopening after the COVID-19 lockdown, farmers markets are adapting to our new socially distanced “normal.”  

In towns across the state, market managers have implemented new business practices to keep both vendors and customers safe. Designated as essential businesses early in the pandemic, some expanded their footprint ...

The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni

The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni (William Morris/Harper Collins, 2020)

In writing a contemporary novel in the Gothic tradition, it is impossible not to compare aspects of great Gothic novels that have come before. The excellent, new book, The Ancestor, by Danielle Trussoni fits the description of a Neo-Gothic. However, drawing comparisons between previously written novels is half the fun ...

NJ Accountant and Tax Coach Explains How Strategic Planning Can Save Businesses Money

July 9, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur spoke with Ethan Hundley, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Tax Coach (CTC) about his firm and how he can help clients proactively structure their taxes to save money.  Brodeur and Hundley spoke via video conference from East Main Media’s studio, which has been reconfigured to accommodate ...

Letter to the Editor: My Country is One of Love, Unity and Equality

July 10, 2020

My Country.

Ladies, gentlemen, friends, and family:

I came upon this July 4th, this Independence Day with a heavy heart. I looked around my country that I thought I loved and cherished and I saw brokenness, hurting, disunity, and unloving all around. I saw people who would rather distinguish each other on skin color over character, physical geography over personal experience, and appearance ...

GUEST COLUMN; Will Boycott of Goya Prove Effective?

July 13, 2020

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Praise of President Donald Trump by the CEO of New Jersey-based Goya has stirred up some strong passions in the local Latino community, although most believe the proposed retaliation will be ineffective.

Latinos are politically divided when it comes to Trump because of his policies toward immigration and what some see as derogatory comments about Hispanics attributed to ...

Great Swamp Watershed Association Appoints Paul Boudreau to Board of Trustees

July 11, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NEW JERSEY (June 19, 2020) — The Great Swamp Watershed Association (GSWA) is proud to announce that financial expert and community leader, Paul Boudreau, was elected to their Board of Trustees on June 8, 2020. 


Paul is a Private Banker with Peapack-Gladstone Bank and serves exclusively through the Bank’s private banking program.  He recently retired ...

IRS: July 15 tax payment deadline approaching;

WASHINGTON ― As the 2019 tax filing and payment deadline approaches, the IRS reminds taxpayers and businesses that 2019 income tax liabilities as well as postponed April 15 and June 15, 2020 estimated tax payments are due July 15, 2020.  This postponement provided temporary tax relief in response to the COVID 19 pandemic.

Taxpayers who owe a 2019 income tax liability, as well as ...

New Chief Development Officer Named by No. 1 Hospital in New Jersey

Morristown, New Jersey– Jennifer Smith has been named chief development officer for the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, which supports both Morristown Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital with $20 million in philanthropy annually. Smith will join the Foundation on August 10.
Trish O’Keefe, PhD, RN, president for Morristown ...

Joey Bella Memorial Fund, Inc. On-Line Fundraiser

Under normal circumstances, today and tomorrow the JBMF Board members and volunteers would be working very hard to set-up our annual events.  We would be anxiously and excitedly awaiting your arrival under the big tent, and we would be enjoying the best two nights of the year as we danced, laughed, and raised money for families in need.  

However, as you know, due to ...


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