Vote Now for Your Favorite Outdoor Oasis

July 15, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Which is your favorite backyard oasis?  Community members were able to submit photos of their amazing outdoor spaces to The "Summer of Cool" Photo Contest, sponsored by Jersey Central Power and Light, 

Of those submitted, ten finalists were chosen and community members are encouraged to vote for their favorite photo through July 21.

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Love Gardening? Become a Volunteer Morris County Master Gardener

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Do you love gardening? Want to help other gardeners with their home gardens? Becoming a Rutgers Master Gardener might just be right for you!

Master Gardeners are trained volunteers who help the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station by providing information and programs to the public. Any Morris County resident with an interest in gardening and a commitment ...

Ten Local Community Gardens Participate in 'Open Gates Weekend'; Enjoy Garden Tours, Tastings and See What's Growing

MORRISTOWN, NJ. The latest buzz around the hot topics of food and health centers on the growing number of community gardens across the country. Community gardens foster civic engagement, offer support to local food pantries, enhance quality of life for their participants, and greatly reduce their carbon footprint.

Discover ten community gardens throughout Morris County during Open Gates ...

"Summer of Cool" Photo Contest" Going On Now

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Do you have an amazing outdoor space where you're entertaining family and friends this summer?  If you do, submit a photo of your outdoor oasis to The "Summer of Cool" Photo Contest, sponsored by JCP&L.  

Photos can be submitted until Monday July 10. Ten finalists will be chosen and posted in a photo gallery on the JCP&L Facebook ...

Work in Concert with Nature to Manage Garden Pests and Mosquitoes in the Landscape

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A garden filled with flowers, birds, bees and butterflies is a sight to behold. These winged beauties add color, sound and motion to our gardens. Plus, they help maximize a garden’s productivity by pollinating plants and managing plant-damaging pests.

But what about those unwanted visitors to the garden? The aphids, mites and cabbage worms that feed upon our plants ...

Berkshire Hathaway in Morristown Celebrates Grand Opening of New Location

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Berkshire Hathaway celebrated the grand opening of their new location on Tuesday June 20. The office moved less than a mile down the road to a beautifully renovated carriage house, located at 264 South Street. The space is now home to Berkshire Hathaway's Morris County Regional Office. 

The new carriage house is just what the company was looking for. Steve ...

5 Hot Tips To Help You Keep Your Cool If You’re Moving This Summer

Ah yes, it’s summertime and the living is easy, unless, of course, you’re moving! Moving can be stressful during any season but add heat and humidity to the mix and tasks can become more formidable — even cool cucumbers can feel fried. 

Here are tips to help you keep your cool if you’re moving this summer.

Secure a Mover

As soon as you can, schedule an ...

Reduce Mosquitoes Around Your Home With These Suggestions

MORRISTOWN, NJ - With more rain in the forecast, residents of Morristown and the surrounding towns should be checking areas around their home where mosquitoes can breed. Those areas include water-filled tires, pool covers, planters, gutters and drains or any source of standing water.

“If everyone would take steps around their own homes to eliminate standing water, it could make a very ...

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