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Unity Charter School Students Selected as Winners of the Mahatma Ghandi Art & Writing Contest

September 20, 2018

Middle school students, Julia and Sydney, of Unity Charter School are selected as winners of the Mahatma Ghandi Art & Writing Contest.  This year, the Association of Indians in America (AIA) celebrated the 15th Anniversary of the Mahatma Gandhi contest. Over their 15 years, several thousand students from middle and high schools have participated in the competition and the AIA has ...

Morristown's Macculloch Hall Presents 'Poets in the Garden'; Sunday Sept. 16

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall Historical Museum will be hosting Poets in the Garden, Sunday September 16 at 2pm.  Award winning poets David Petruzelli and Professor Gail Holst-Warhaft share their work in Poets in the Garden. 

David Petruzelli grew up in New Jersey. He is the author of Everyone Coming Toward You (Tupelo Press, 2005), selected by Campbell McGrath for ...

Find a North Jersey 9/11 Memorial Event Near You

Locate a 9/11 Memorial Event near you, and pause to remember those lost 17 years ago...

HOPATCONG

Annual Memorial Ceremony takes place at 10am on September 11 at Fireman’s Park, located directly in front of Hopatcong Borough Hall at 111 River Styx Road.  Borough Councilman Bradley Hoferkamp, who was in lower Manhattan on 9/11, is among those scheduled to speak.

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Presbyterian Church In Morristown Helps Rebuild Church and Community Center in Kenya

MORRISTOWN, NJ –The Presbyterian Church in Morristown (PCM) has been working with the Foundation for Peace to rebuild the Living Word Church and Community Center in Mathare North, Nairobi, Kenya. The project is nearing completion, but there is still a need for additional resources to help finish the job. Community members are invited to hear what is being done in Kenya, on September ...

The HOPE ONE Van is at Morristown ShopRite Today

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The HOPE ONE van is stationed outside of Morristown ShopRite today, Thursday August 30. 

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 ...

Morristown Resident Antonio Cardona Celebrates 100th Birthday

MORRISTOWN, NJ -The Morris County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (MCHACC) in collaboration with Chad Leinaweaver of the Morristown and Morris Township Public Library celebrated the 100th birthday of resident Antonio Cardona and to discuss the  library’s new oral history project.

Recently, the library began working with MCHACC to preserve the history of Hispanic residents who came to ...

Do You Know a Child Who Loves to Sing?

The New Jersey Youth Chorus is currently scheduling make up auditions for our 2018-2019 season. We will be hearing children for all five ensembles, in late August and early September.

NJYC, based in Chatham, NJ, is an auditioned choral program for boys and girls in grades 4 through 12. Rehearsals are held on Mondays during the school year at Chatham United Methodist Church. Our ...

Community Values Coalition Encouraging Residents to Speak Out Against Hate

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Almost a month after residents started seeing flyers from Identity Evropa, a group classified by the Anti-Defamation League as a white supremacist organization, around , Morristown, Bridgewater and surrounding towns, residents have been banding together to spread a message against hate and bias – and a new group called the Community Values Coalition is designed to do ...

Jersey Central Power & Light Participates in National Night in Morris County

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) participated in the National Night Out event in Morristown to help support local law enforcement efforts and promote the benefits of outdoor lighting in fighting crime.

JCP&L representatives operated a utility line truck and offered a hands-on demonstration of electric safety equipment and devices.

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Don't Miss The Kids Program - Dig it! Plant it! Eat it! at Morristown's Macculloch Hall

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall is hosting a youth summer garden program on Saturday 21 and August 4, 11, and 18. The hands on program is for families from 10am - 11:30am. Come to the garden and learn how to make refrigerator pickles, help tend the vegetables, create nature-inspired art, and learn about helpful insects and pollinators through games and garden scavenger hunts.

Ages 3 and ...

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