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Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Fri, March 24, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/24/2017 2:30pm 05/14/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
NJ Makers Day at METC

Sat, March 25, 10:00 AM

Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, Madison

NJ Makers Day at METC

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Add to My Calendar 03/25/2017 10:00am 03/25/2017 2:00pm America/New_York NJ Makers Day at METC

The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (METC) is an official site for the 3rd Annual NJ Makers Day! This statewide event celebrates, promotes, and introduces "Maker Culture" a growing movement that encourages tinkering, science, technology, art, and math. METC will celebrate with a variety of hands-on projects for children of all ages.

Tyler Merson of Codfish Park Design will lead a ...

9 Main Street Madison, NJ 07940
NJ Audubon: Signs of Spring Walk

Sat, March 25, 2:00 PM

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Signs of Spring Walk

Education Green

Add to My Calendar 03/25/2017 2:00pm 03/25/2017 3:30pm America/New_York NJ Audubon: Signs of Spring Walk

Explore the trails for swelling tree buds, sounds of birds and frogs, early wildflowers and mushrooms. NJ For families with children age 7+ (no strollers).

When
Saturday, March 25, 2:00pm, to 3:30pm

Where
New Jersey Audubon Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, 11 Hardscrabble Rd. Bernardsville,

Cost & Registration
$5 members; $10 non-members.
Please call 908-396-6386 to ...

11 Hardscrabble Rd Bernardsville, NJ 07924
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Sat, March 25, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/25/2017 2:30pm 05/15/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
Sunday Morning Seminar - "Understanding World Religions"

Sun, March 26, 8:30 AM

Parish House location of The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, Morristown

Sunday Morning Seminar - "Understanding World ...

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Add to My Calendar 03/26/2017 8:30am 04/16/2017 9:45am America/New_York Sunday Morning Seminar - "Understanding World Religions"

Sunday Morning Seminar - "Understanding World Religions" 8:30-8:40am at the Parish House location of The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, 65 South Street, Morristown, NJ www.pcmorristown.org, amead@pcmorristown.org, 973-538-1776 March 5 – A Jewish Perspective with Rabbi Ellie Miller March 19, 26 & Apr 2 Understanding Islam with Dr. Ali Chaudry NOTE: These seminars have ...

65 South St Morristown, NJ 07960
PCM Lenten Study – The Journey

Sun, March 26, 10:00 AM

Parish House location of The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, Morristown

PCM Lenten Study – The Journey

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Add to My Calendar 03/26/2017 10:00am 05/07/2017 1:00pm America/New_York PCM Lenten Study – The Journey

PCM Lenten Study – The Journey

Parish House location of The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, 65 South Street, Morristown, NJ

www.pcmorristown.org, amead@pcmorristown.org, 973-538-1776

The PCM Lenten Bible study is offered on a choice of days/times for five weeks as we are called to take a journey that arrives at difficult coordinates... Jerusalem and the cross. Jesus ...

65 SOuth St Morristown, NJ 07960
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Sun, March 26, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/26/2017 2:30pm 05/16/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Mon, March 27, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/27/2017 2:30pm 05/17/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
Film: The People vs. Fritz Bauer

Mon, March 27, 7:30 PM

Dolan Performance Hall, Annunciation Center, College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown

Film: The People vs. Fritz Bauer

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 03/27/2017 7:30pm 03/27/2017 9:00pm America/New_York Film: The People vs. Fritz Bauer

This film, a part of the 17th Annual New Jersey Jewish film Festival, tells the story of the German-Jewish prosecutor who defied his country to bring a notorious Nazi war criminal to justice. Its economy flourishing in the postwar 1950s, Germany grows increasingly apathetic about confronting its recent past. Against this backdrop, the implacable Attorney General Fritz Bauer is committed to ...

2 Convent Road Morristown, NJ 07690
NJ Audubon: Teacher Naturalist Training

Tue, March 28, 9:30 AM

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Teacher Naturalist Training

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Add to My Calendar 03/28/2017 9:30am 03/29/2017 9:30am America/New_York NJ Audubon: Teacher Naturalist Training

Teacher Naturalist Training
Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary Training Program

Do you enjoy the outdoors? Would you like to be involved in environmental education? We are offering the opportunity to join Scherman Hoffman’s environmental education team. As a teacher-naturalist, you will teach environmental education programs in an outdoor setting to school and scout groups, outreach ...

11 Hardscrabble Rd Bernardsville, NJ 07924
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Tue, March 28, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/28/2017 2:30pm 05/18/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
"The Happy Book Happy Hour" with author Rachel Barry

Tue, March 28, 6:30 PM

Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

"The Happy Book Happy Hour" with author Rachel ...

Arts & Entertainment Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/28/2017 6:30pm 03/28/2017 8:00pm America/New_York "The Happy Book Happy Hour" with author Rachel Barry

"The Happy Book Happy Hour" with author Rachel Barry

If you're feeling like it's a tough time to be happy, you're not alone. Join the author of The Happy Book for night of carefree fun, activities, and happy inspiration. You'll leave with a plan for finding and celebrating the good stuff every single day. Bonus Fun: We'll have wine and snacks to fuel the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Wed, March 29, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2017 2:30pm 05/19/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
Taste of Nature Party

Wed, March 29, 5:30 PM

Great Swamp Watershed Association Headquarters, Morristown

Taste of Nature Party

Education Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/29/2017 5:30pm 03/29/2017 7:30pm America/New_York Taste of Nature Party

Have you ever tried dandelion wine? Do you know what types of wild plants can be harvested and eaten? Join us for this exciting spin on our always entertaining tasting events, where we will experiment with different food and drink made from New Jersey plants! This event is free to nonmembers and members who bring a nonmember friend as a guest (members coming alone or with other members can join ...

568 Tempe Wick Road Morristown, NJ 07960
NCJW/Essex presents In Her Combat Boots - Stories & Challenges of Women Veterans

Thu, March 30, 12:00 PM

Temple B'nai Abraham, Livingston

NCJW/Essex presents In Her Combat Boots - Stories ...

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Add to My Calendar 03/30/2017 12:00pm 03/30/2017 2:00pm America/New_York NCJW/Essex presents In Her Combat Boots - Stories & Challenges of Women Veterans

This program will highlight the success stories and unique obstacles faced by women who have served in the military. The program is part of the NCJW/Essex Women Veterans Initiative which is generously funded by the Jewish Women’s Foundation of NJ.

Women veterans are at least twice as likely to be homeless than non-veteran women and are more likely to return to homelessness, health ...

300 E. Northfield Road Livingston, NJ 07039
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Thu, March 30, 2:00 PM

Morris County Public Library, Morris Plains

Alzheimer's New Jersey Presents: Understanding ...

Education

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2017 2:00pm 03/30/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Alzheimer's New Jersey Presents: Understanding Memory Loss

This program explores the difference between normal age-related memory changes and abnormal changes that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, including some of the common warning signs.

30 Hanover Ave Morris Plains, NJ 07950
Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Thu, March 30, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2017 2:30pm 05/20/2017 6:00pm America/New_York Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

A collection of Optimism-inspired works by an array of artists who have united through their embrace of the color 'INT-O Yellow' with the shared intention to explore Optimism and shine a light on Depression.

The exhibition is being featured at The Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub March 11 - May 1, 2017.

A portion of all art proceeds benefits the ...

23 Main St. Madison, NJ 07940
NJ Audubon: Learning the Birds by Song

Thu, March 30, 7:00 PM

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Learning the Birds by Song

Education Green

Add to My Calendar 03/30/2017 7:00pm 03/31/2017 7:00pm America/New_York NJ Audubon: Learning the Birds by Song

Learning the Birds by Song Workshop
Led by Randy Little, Associate Naturalist

This workshop series will begin Thursday March 2 and meet every Thursday evening until April 6. (Workshop participants may also join Randy Saturday, April 8 th from 8:00am to 9:30am for a free, outdoor, “practical hands-on” Learning-the-Birds-by-Song walk at the Sanctuary.) For beginners and those with ...

11 Hardscrabble Rd Bernardsville, NJ 07924

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UPWA Coming to East Hanover March 25 to Support Saint Jude's Hospital for Children

March 23, 2017

EAST HANOVER, NJ- The fastest growing wrestling promotion on the East Coast is coming to the Precision Sports Performance Center in East Hanover, NJ with an action packed show when UPWA presents Battle of Morris County 2017.

Cruiserweight title is in contention as defending Champion James Anthony will face Lucha Underground star Ricky Reyes. In addition, the Tag Team championship ...

Police: Two Charged; 'Housewives' Star and Son Not in Possession of Vehicle At Time of Crimes

March 21, 2017

PATERSON, N.J. - The Passaic County Prosecutors office along with the Paterson Police Department announced Tuesday that Clarence Williams and Gerry Thomas and were charged in connection to the murder of two victims found in 'Housewives' star's White Audi.

Both suspects were charged with two counts of Felony Murder, one count of Conspiracy to Commit Felony ...

Spring CraftMorristown Brings Handmade Creations from 150 Top Makers

March 17, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Spring CraftMorristown marks its 27th year at the Morristown Armory this weekend; Friday March 17 - Sunday March 19. This three-day, curated event brings winter-weary design lovers the opportunity to get “first dibs” on the year’s newest handmade creations from 150 top American makers.
 
Fine artists and craftspeople will be traveling from over 25 ...

Photos: Morris County’s 38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Thousands of residents and patrons braved the subfreezing temperatures on Saturday afternoon to turn out for Morris County’s 38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade as they were treated to a variety of entertainment throughout the day.

“We march for our Irish heritage and I learned the importance of this parade in my first year as Mayor when we ...

Irish Eyes Will Smile at Morristown's 38th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade; Saturday March 11

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Lads and lassies, grab your kilts, there are only two days left until the 38th Annual Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade. As Morristown readies for the thousands of spectators, the parade committee has organized a fantastic lineup. This year's parade, which takes place on Saturday March 11,  has 127 organizations and groups marching through the streets of ...

Morristown's Unity Charter School Holds Second Annual Induction Ceremony

March 19, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Monday night Unity Charter School held their second annual honor society inductions.  Students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) and the National Junior Art Honor Society (NJAHS).  The National Junior Honor Society is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding middle school students. It is an organization that ...

Morristown Moves - 2nd Annual Fitness Crawl Benefits The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life

MORRISTOWN, NJ –  The 2nd Annual Fitness Crawl will hit the streets of Morristown on Sunday March 12.  Morristown Moves is a community event bringing together fitness, wellness, and community. Between the hours of 8am and 3pm, take classes at South Street Yoga and Nutrition, Barre 3, Powerflow Yoga, 12 Stars Cross Fit, 26 Fitness, Cross Fit Morristown, and Golf Ect. Take one class ...

New Jersey Festival Orchestra to Present 'La Traviata' March 4

WESTFIELD, NJ — Artists from the Metropolitan Opera and more will perform in the New Jersey Festival Orchestra’s upcoming presentation of Verdi’s classic Italian opera “La Traviata.”

The opera, described by the NJFO as a “powerful romantic drama,” will be held at the Westfield Presbyterian church on Saturday, March 4 at 7 p.m., with ...

The Junior League of Morristown Hosts its Third Annual "Run It" Community Wellness Event

March 23, 2017

Fun-filled day of physical activities for children, youths, and their families to help encourage young people to exercise and make healthy life choices

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Junior League of Morristown is proud to host its third annual “Run It!” event for children of all ages on April 2, 2017 to be held at The Y Zone in Cedar Knolls. This day of fun-filled active play ...

Free Maker Faire-style Event Open to All Morristown Area Residents

Denville, NJ-- The maker movement in the United States isn’t just a hobby; it’s having a significant impact on school curriculum development and growing local economies. To celebrate making and maker culture, residents throughout New Jersey will come together on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25, 2017 in libraries, schools, museums, colleges, makerspaces, businesses ...

Morristown Man Among the Winners of the Somerset Patriots National Anthem Contest

BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots have announced the winners of their National Anthem Auditions held at Bridgewater Commons March 11, and a Morristown resident is among the winners.

The selected singers are: Jeff Allen (Morristown), Travis Morgan (Carteret), Paul Voorhees (Iselin), Robert Vernon (Martinsville), Jay Winston (Franklin Park), Juliet Hommes ...

Lincoln is looking for his Furever Home!

March 22, 2017

Lincoln “Abe” Friendly with Dogs, Friendly with Everyone!  

 

Lincoln is about 14-16 weeks old, about 26 pounds, and he is a handsome with a beautiful chocolate coat and white on his 4 paws and chest.  Lincoln also has an adorable wrinkly forehead!    Lincoln is a playful, friendly puppy who was rescued from a high kill shelter in NC and now living in a ...

German Language Schools Celebrate Karnseval, The “Fifth Season”

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Just like the Irish who celebrate the revered St. Patrick as the winter brings Spring, the northern European nations of Germany, Austria and Switzerland shake off the cold, dreary weather with a parade and a party during their their “fifth season.”  This mid-winter celebration is Mardi Gras -- northern European style.  Regionally called Fasching, ...

Morristown Public Schools are Closed Wednesday Due to Unsafe Road Conditions

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Schools in the Morris School District will remain closed on Wednesday March 15 due to unsafe road and sidewalk conditions. All extracurricular activities, the Sunrise and Sunset Programs and all Community School Classes are canceled.

 

 

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Atlantic Health System Joins American Cancer Society in Fight Against Colorectal Cancer

Atlantic Health System (AHS), a leading health care delivery network, announced today the organization’s commitment to increase colorectal cancer screening in New Jersey by joining "80 percent by 2018" - a national effort of the American Cancer Society in the fight against the disease. 

Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women.

Who Will You Fall in Love with This Saturday?

MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Saturday March 18, Terry's Pet Depot is hosting a dog adoption from 12noon - 3pm.

The Pelzman family adopted Lucy an adorable pug while  the Cortese family fell in love with Benny. Lily found her forever family in the Lomelo's.

 Who will you fall in love with?

 

Vanguard Medical Group Receives Award Winning Office Design

Cranford, N.J., February 17, 2017. - Deanna's Interior Designs, who designs interiors for commercial, professional offices, model homes and residential properties, takes home a Meritorious Award for Contractor of the Year (Coty), for their work on Vanguard Medical Group’s Cranford Location.

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry awards Deanna’s Interior Design with ...

Without Mercy by Jefferson Bass

Without Mercy: A Body Farm Novel by Jefferson Bass (Harper Collins, 2016)

In James Patterson's Master Class, an online course which I recommend highly to aspiring authors, Patterson talks about the validity of writing with a partner. Patterson notes several well respected creative teams like Lennon and McCartney, Simon and Garfunkle, and explains that combining the creative juices of two ...

Murder on the Orient Express

‘Murder on the Orient Express’ streams along in sizzling suspense

By Liz Keill

PRINCETON, NJ – Agatha Christie’s murder mystery, “Murder on the Orient Express,” has received a terrific stage adaptation by Ken Ludwig. He’s taken a few liberties with the numerous characters, but has tightened the story line so that it all works seamlessly.

Ludwig ...

A real investigation is necessary

March 21, 2017

Donald Trump tweeted that his telephones were tapped while Barack Obama was President.

In order to tap Trump’s lines, a warrant is required.  It could be issued by either a criminal or a FISA court.  In either case, before a judge issues a wire tap warrant he must find probable cause that either (1) a crime was committed or (2) national security is threatened. 

Trump ...

Timely Tax Tips: How Are Your Social Security Benefits Calculated?

March 21, 2017

BASKING RIDGE, NJ- One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your retirement is when and how to take your Social Security benefits, but it’s crucial that you understand potential tax implications prior to doing so.

For many retirees that will have additional sources of income in retirement, Social Security benefits can push you into a higher tax bracket. However, ...

Morris County Police Blotter

March 21, 2017

3/13/17: ARREST FOR D.W.I.: Officers observed an occupied motor-vehicle parked illegally at the Morris County Library in Hanover. An investigation led to Erika I. Mejia-Trujillo, age 40, of Trenton, to be charged with Driving While Intoxicated and several other violations. She was also discovered to have a warrant for failure to appear in Newark Municipal Court. She was eventually released with a ...

Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey to Host “Happy 105th Birthday, Girl Scouts!” Party for Girls in Grades K-3

March 22, 2017

RIVERDALE, N.J. — Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey will be hosting a “Happy 105thBirthday, Girl Scouts!” enrollment party and information event for girls in grades Kindergarten through 3rd who are not yet registered Girl Scouts, to celebrate the organization’s 105th birthday on Sunday, April 2, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., at ...