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August 14, 2017

The Metropolitan Orchestra of New Jersey, now in its 46th season, is a full symphonic orchestra composed of local musicians, both professional and amateur.  Under the direction of Maestro Michael Stratechuk, the orchestra plays a varied repertoire, performing three concerts each season.  Rehearsals take place on Monday evenings at Chatham Middle School from September through ...

Morris Township to Collect Yard Waste This Weekend and Next

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Curbside containerized yardwaste including grass clippings, leaves, plant waste and light brush will be picked up for residents of Morris township on Saturday August 12 (Zone 1) and Saturday August 19 (Zone 2)

The following pickup guidelines have been set for by the Township.

Place in 32 gallon standard garbage cans with lid and handles.
Grass clippings, ...

Two More Weeks of Free Movies at Bowtie Cinemas in South Orange

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - For two more weeks, free kids movies are showing at Bow Tie Cinemas at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the South Orange 5 movie theater (1 SOPAC Way). There are free films at seven other New Jersey locations including Upper Montclair and Hoboken as well.

The Summer Kids Series 2017, which began on June ...

New Jersey author releases new mystery

Award-winning New Jersey author Michael Stephen Daigle has released his latest mystery, “The Weight of  Living.”

The book is the third “Frank Nagler Mystery,” published by Imzadi Publishing of Tulsa.

The police find a young girl standing in a grocery store parking lot on a cold March night. Maybe she is homeless, the police think, but a phone call to a hotline ...

Morristown Festival of Books Announces 2017 Keynote Speaker

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Pulitzer Prize-winner Ron Chernow, whose best-selling book inspired the musical hit Hamilton, joins the roster of award-winning authors at Morristown Festival of Books with his sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.

Chernow, best-selling author of Alexander Hamilton—the book that inspired one of the ...

After 10 Drownings in One Month, NJ Authorities Offer Tips to Avoid Water-Related Tragedies

Within one month, authorities have reported 10 drowning deaths alone in New Jersey.

July 17: A 2-year-old drowned in a home swimming pool in Galloway
July 17: A 12-year-old drowned at the Sandy Hook beach
July 10: A 4-year-old died after being pulled from a lake in Ocean View
July 9: A 6-year-old drowned in a hotel pool in Wildwood
June 22: A 17-year-old died after being pulled from ...

Celebrate George Gramby Day Saturday 8 with Food, Vendors, Speakers and Games

MORRISTOWN, NJ - George Gramby Drug and Alcohol Day will be celebrated on Saturday July 8 from 12noon - 5pm at the George Gramby Memorial Park. The celebration promotes sobriety and honors individuals that exemplify the characteristics of the late George Gramby, who was the founder of a substance abuse referral center in Morristown known as, ...

Morristown Library Offers Free Downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks

ROXBURY, NJ - The Morristown Public Library is now offering eBooks and eAudiobooks, material that can be downloaded and enjoyed anywhere and anytime by people with library cards.

The digital content is being made available through the library’s arrangement with the Morris Automated Information Network (MAIN). The eBooks and eAudiobooks are supplied through ...

Morristown Waking and Historical Tours Announced

Book Early to Reserve Your Space

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Tourism Bureau (MCTB) welcomes you to join us again for our annual walking tour and lecture series.  Experience the rich history that Morris County has to offer with a knowledgeable guide.  Summer programs will be held on five successive Saturday mornings during July and August.  Tickets are $15.00.  Please ...

Morristown-Beard School Celebrates Commencement

The Morristown-Beard School Class of 2017 has officially joined the ranks of MBS alumni as the School held its Commencement ceremony on campus on Saturday, June 10th.

Faculty, family, and friends gathered under the tent on Senior Circle and cheered as the following 103 seniors received diplomas:

Jennifer Rose Adelman of Short Hills — University of Michigan

Julianne Alevras of ...

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