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Blood Shortage - Donate in 5 Morris County Locations

November 15, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ- Currently there is a severe blood shortage, said the American Red Cross. The organization is seeking blood and platelet donors to avoid delays in medical care for patients. 

During September and October, the Red Cross collected over 21,000 fewer blood and platelet donations than what hospitals needed.  Blood donors of all blood types, especially type O, ...

Morristown Bows to Cranford For Best Downtown in NJ

MORRISTOWN, NJ  - After weeks of voting, Cranford has defeated Morristown, Westfield, Cape May and Somerville for the title of the Best Downtown in NJ,

Cranford won the final round with 30% of the votes. saluted Cranford's eateries such as Breadsmith, Vanilla Bean Creamery, River and Rail Cantina, Cranford Hotel, Urban Burger, and Kilkenny ...

A Special Halloween Partnered Students from The Allegro School with Students from Randolph High School

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ - Students and staff at the Allegro School celebrated Halloween in a very special way this year as they were joined by students from the National Art Honor Society at Randolph High School. The Randolph students worked on a volunteer project in which they created super hero capes, incorporating the first initial of each Allegro student’s first name on the back of the ...

"Landscape of New Jersey" Exhibit Opens in Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A comprehensive statewide nature photography exhibit will be on display through the end of November at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum.

Photographer, Dave Blinder is a licensed real estate agent, real estate photographer, volunteer board-member of Protect Our Wetlands, Water and Woods as well as photography teacher at libraries and for youth organization. His 21 county ...

CCM and Morris Tech Share the Impact of Joint Workforce Training Programs Meeting Industry Demand with College-Level Study for High School Students

RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) and the Morris County Vocational School District (MCVSD) will be hosting a showcase to share the impact of their joint programs that train high school students for the careers of today and tomorrow.

The Career and Technical Education Partnership Showcase takes place Thursday, November 1, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Student Community Center ...

Brite Nites Cancels Saturday, Oct 27 Event and Extends Friday's Event Time

Rain, rain, go away! Due to the anticipated heavy rain/wind storm, we are canceling the Brite Nites event for Saturday, October 27, 2018.

The event will go on for both Friday, October 26 and Sunday, October 28, 2018. Friday's event time has been extended to 9:00pm from 8:30pm. All tickets purchased online will be cross-honored on ...

Morristown's Halloween Parade Cancelled Due to Impending Storm

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Halloween Parade scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled said Town Officials.

Heavy rain and wind is expected to hit the area on Saturday so the decision was made to cancel the parade. The Town isn't going to scrap the entire planned activity. In place of the parade, Mayor Dougherty is inviting children to the front lawn of Town Hall between 3-5pm. There ...

Police Vow Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Far Hills Race Meeting

FAR HILLS, NJ – State, County and local law enforcement agencies plan a coordinated crackdown on underage drinking at Saturday's Far Hills Race Meeting.

Police will conduct identification checks of underage individuals suspected of drinking alcoholic beverages on the race grounds. Those individuals that are identified as underage will be taken into custody, charged and ultimately ...

Learn About Fire Prevention Month During Family Night at Two Morris Township Firehouses

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  October is National Fire Prevention Month. Now is the perfect time to learn about fire safety and how to develop a plan if danger strikes.

In addition to websites, like, the Morris Township Fire Department will also address fire safety during Family Night on Tuesday October 16 and Thursday October 18.

The firefighters are inviting community ...

Cadet 2d Lt Craig Petrin receives the CAP Billy Mitchell Award

Recently, Cadet 2d Lt Craig Petrin, of the Lone Eagle Composite Squadron, was presented with his Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Billy Mitchell Award by Col Joe Abegg, NJ Wing Commander, at the Morristown Armory, Morristown, NJ.  He is the son of 2d Lt and Mrs. Michael J. Petrin of Long Valley, NJ.

At Lone Eagle, he has served as the Cadet Deputy Commander, First Sergeant, Flight Sergeant and ...


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