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Do You Remember the Vanderpoel Castle?

March 27, 2017

Did you know…

that there once stood a castle just beyond the Passaic River Bridge on the border of Summit and Chatham, at the interchange between Route 24, River Road and JFK Parkway?

It was called Vanderpoel Castle, built in 1885 by George Vanderpoel as a summer residence for his family. The castle sat on a sprawling 15-acre parcel of land that ran along the Passaic ...

$700K Worth of Changes Coming to Chatham Township Shunpike Shopping Corridor

CHATHAM, NJ - Chris Vitz, Morris County engineer, came to the Chatham Township Committee meeting Thursday night to explain the upgrades planned for the Shunpike Shopping Corridor between Southern Boulevard and Green Village Road.

The project is budgeted at $700,000 with $600,000 of it paid for by Morris County and up to $90,000 covered by Chatham Township.

The right-turn "slip ...

UPWA Coming to East Hanover March 25 to Support Saint Jude's Hospital for Children

EAST HANOVER, NJ- The fastest growing wrestling promotion on the East Coast is coming to the Precision Sports Performance Center in East Hanover, NJ with an action packed show when UPWA presents Battle of Morris County 2017.

Cruiserweight title is in contention as defending Champion James Anthony will face Lucha Underground star Ricky Reyes. In addition, the Tag Team championship ...

Amphibious Vehicle Sinks in Roxbury Pond During Deer Rescue

ROXBURY, NJ – An amphibious vehicle worth about $100,000 and owned by Morris County sank in the middle of a shallow Roxbury pond Sunday morning while being used to rescue a deer that fell through the pond’s thin ice.

The Hydratrek vehicle, being driven by Morris County Director of Law and Public Safety Scott DiGiralomo, took on water and sank soon after coming close to the deer ...

Cigar social scheduled at JR Cigars to honor Veterans

Project Help is sponsoring this cigar social at JR Cigars on April 25, 2017 to encourage veterans, friends and family of vets, to come out and enjoy the company, great conversation and have a few laughs as you enjoy your favorite cigar.  You can also learn more about how Project Help is making a difference in the lives of our veterans.

 

JR Cigars located at 310 Rt. 10 ...

Madison Police Make Arrest in Prostitution Ring on Waverly Place

MADISON, NJ - An arrest was made Thursday afternoon stemming from a several month long undercover investigation into allegations of illegal sexual activity at a local massage parlor, Madison Body and Soul located at 7 Waverly Place. D/Sgt. Paul Kosakowski charged Bing Shin, 47 of Flushing, N.Y. with promoting prostitution.  

The 7 Waverly Place building in Madison houses ...

Don't Miss Madison's Largest Cocktail Party; The Taste of Madison

MADISON, NJ - Twenty-six local providers of food and drink will be offering samples of their best at the sixteenth annual Taste of Madison on Monday, March 20 at The Park Avenue Club located at 184 Park Ave in Florham Park. 

The event’s longtime presenting sponsor, Gary’s Wine & Marketplace, will be providing samples of wine, beer and spirits along ...

Chatham Resident says Moms Appearing on Fox News Made Chatham 'A Global Target'

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Borough resident Tracey Tango read a letter of thanks after the Borough of Chatham Council passed a "Welcoming" resolution on Monday night, but followed up with a counter-point to council member Peter Hoffman's statement, by asserting that two Chatham moms appearing on Fox News last month had made Chatham a "global target."

Chatham mothers ...

"George to the Rescue" TV Team Unveils Roxbury Home Upgrade

ROXBURY, NJ – The crew of the “George to the Rescue” television program on Monday unveiled the improvements it made, using local contractors, at the Succasunna home of Levi Spencer, a boy born with spina bifida.

As Roxbury police blocked off a section of Condit Street, a crowd that included those contractors - as well as public officials - gathered at the Spencer home for the ...

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Celebrates New Jersey Grand Opening with Free Pizza

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Celebrates New Jersey Grand Opening

with Free Pizza

First Northeast Uncle Maddio’s Pizza to Open in East Hanover, New Jersey on Friday, March 10, 2017

EAST HANOVER, NJ -  Leading fast-casual create-your-own pizza restaurant Uncle Maddio’s Pizza opens its first Northeast restaurant in New Jersey on Friday, March 10, 2017 at 346 NJ East 10, East ...

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