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Morristown Holds Free Legan Clinic and Benefits Expo for Veterans

April 24, 2017

 

April 27th event is open to Vets from all 39 Morris County Towns APRIL 27 

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A free Morris County Veterans Legal Clinic and Resources Expo will be held on Thursday, April 27 at the Morristown Municipal Building. The event is being hosted by the Morris County Veterans’ Services Office and the Morris County Bar Foundation, in cooperation with the ...

Wild Bones Brewing Company Hopes to Open In Morristown; Seeks Use Variance from Zoning Board

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Four friends, one a life long resident of Morristown, came in front of the Morristown Zoning Board on Wednesday night for a Use Variance for the brewery they hope to open at 95 Morris Street. Over 30 supporters came to the hearing which included testimony from owners Alaine Anderson and Steven McConnell as well as Attorney Doug Henshaw. 

Anderson, who is operational ...

Freeholders Declare April as National Service Recognition Month

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Freeholders have proclaimed April 2017 as National Service Recognition Month in Morris County, calling attention to volunteer services provided by thousands of residents, whose efforts at food banks, doing taxes for senior citizens, helping needy veterans’ find housing, and many other efforts greatly helps meet the challenges facing the ...

Civic Story Panel: New Jersey Pension Fund Crisis Discussed

SUMMIT, NJ – New Jersey’s Public Employee Pension Fund is severely underfunded based on projected demands of future pension payments and retiree health care costs and could run out of money in twelve years if actions are not taken to address the problem.  That is the conclusion of a report issued February 11, 2016 by a bi-partisan group called the New Jersey Pension and Health ...

Morristown Town-wide Clean Up

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown will hold the annual Town-wide Clean Up on Earth Day, April 22nd. Residents who want to help keep Morristown clean, should meet at the town hall parking lot on Franklin Street at 9:00 AM to sign up, get a work assignment and supplies, and share a doughnut and coffee with fellow volunteers. Families, individuals, youth, church and civic groups are encouraged to ...

Many Morristown Residents Remembered in "War to End All Wars"

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - On April 6, 1917, 100 hundred years ago this week, the United States officially entered World War 1, as President Woodrow Wilson signed a war resolution that was strongly backed by Congress.

More than four million American families, including those in Morris County and across New Jersey, sent their sons and daughters to serve in uniform during the “Great ...

Morris Tourism Expenditures of $2,1 billion reported in 2016 – up 3.3%

MORRISTOWN, NJ  -   Tourism in Morris County contributed a record 2.1 billion to the local and state economy in 2016, according to the lieutenant governor.

Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno announced on Thursday, March 9th at the New Jersey Tourism Conference that the state's tourism industry generated $44.1 billion, a 2.9 percent bump over 2015. Morris County’s expenditure rose ...

Activists Gather at Rodney Frelinghuysen's Office Upon Announcement that the Vote on the American Health Care Act Was Postponed.

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Moments after House Speaker Paul Ryan announced the vote on the American Health Care Act was postponed, activists gathered at Rep. Frelinghuysen’s office in Morristown urging him to vote against the bill. Residents across New Jersey gathered at Republican congress member's offices to celebrate landmark health care law and urge these lawmakers to vote against ...

Study: Should the Martin Luther King Avenue Bridge in Morristown be Replaced or Rehabilitated?

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  A study will be conducted to identify the options rehabilitating or replacing the busy but deteriorating Martin Luther King Avenue Bridge in Morristown.  The review will be financed by $400,000 in federal funds allocated by the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority.

"We look forward to seeing the options identified by this study.  The MLK Avenue ...

Snow Removal Begins; No Parking on 16 Morristown Streets

MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Saturday March 18, there will be no parking on 16 streets due to emergency snow removal. The snow removal will take place during the hours of 7am through 4pm and there will be no parking on the following streets during this time.

Abbett Avenue

Bellevue Terrace

Clinton Street

Cobb Place

Columba Street

Grant Street

Hazel Street

Jardine Road

Liberty ...

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