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Innovation and Sustainability Forum to be Held in November

October 18, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Morris County Economic Development Corporation is hosting its Annual Innovation and Sustainability Forum on Thursday November 15, 2018 at the Hanover Marriot on Rt. 10.  

This is a timely event where business professionals can gain insight into how companies in Morris County are transforming through corporate social innovation.  Attendees will ...

Susan G. Komen Moves to Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The rain may have moved the ribbon cutting inside, but it hardly dampened the positive excitement and energy that was in full force on Friday October 12th at the new Susan G. Komen headquarters in Parsippany.

Pink ribbons were all tied to trees along Campus Drive making it easy and welcoming to find the new location of the Susan G. Komen North Jersey ...

Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s Floating Classroom Wins Environmental Award

October 18, 2018

LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. - The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) awarded the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom an Environmental Achievement Award “for outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection” at its 45th Annual Environmental Congress at Mercer County College in West Windsor on Oct. 12.

The Floating Classroom, a 40-foot ...

Prosecutor: Hillsborough Teacher, 29, Sent Nude Photos Online to Montgomery HS Student

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Montgomery High School teacher who lives in Hillsborough has been arrested and faces charges of sending nude photos of herself and sexually-explicit messages via social media to a Montgomery High School student over a period of several months.

Michelina Aichele, 29 of Capricorn Drive in Hillsborough, has been charged with 2nd degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

Fall Festival Celebrations this Sunday at Smith Field Park

October 12, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ -  There will be a Fall Festival Celebration at the Picnic Area of Smith Field Park on Sunday October 14, 2018.  

The Indo-American Cultural Coalition and the North Jersey Telugu Association are co-hosting the event celebrating Bathukamma, Dussehra and Navarathri.

There is no charge to attend this event. 

42nd ANNUAL MORRISTOWN CRAFTMARKET  SET FOR FRIDAY- SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19-21 AT THE MORRISTOWN ARMORY

MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown CraftMarket, now celebrating its 42nd consecutive year as a nationally acclaimed and charitable fine art and craft show featuring 160 gifted artists from over 25 states throughout the country, will be held Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21 at the Morristown Armory, 430 Western Avenue, Morristown, NJ.

The show hours are:

Friday, October 19, 5pm to ...

Susan G. Komen Moves to Parsippany

October 17, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The rain may have moved the ribbon cutting inside, but it hardly dampened the positive excitement and energy that was in full force on Friday October 12th at the new Susan G. Komen headquarters in Parsippany.

Pink ribbons were all tied to trees along Campus Drive making it easy and welcoming to find the new location of the Susan G. Komen North Jersey ...

Lavallette Beach Unveils Brendan Tevlin Memorial Playground

LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years after he was fatally shot in West Orange.

Firefighters and other volunteers from across the ...

Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce Honored by Columbian Foundation

October 16, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce was honored by the Columbian Foundation with its President's Award during the organization's 77th Annual Columbian Foundation Humanitarian Achievement and President's Awards Dinner on Saturday, October 13, 2018. 

Assemblywoman DeCroce has an extensive local and state government knowledge who has served in numerous ...

Parsippany's Ann Grossi, Morris County Clerk, Honored by the Columbian Foundation

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Morris County Clerk, Ann F. Grossi, Esq.  was honored by the Columbian Foundation with the President’s Award during the organization’s 77th Annual Columbus Day Humanitarian, Achievement and President’s Award Gala held on October 13, 2018. The Columbian Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization founded in 1941 by business and professional men of ...

Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s Floating Classroom Wins Environmental Award

October 18, 2018

LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. - The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) awarded the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom an Environmental Achievement Award “for outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection” at its 45th Annual Environmental Congress at Mercer County College in West Windsor on Oct. 12.

The Floating Classroom, a 40-foot ...

Dianne Grossman, Founder of Mallory's Army™ to Speak on Bullying

October 9, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – OneMontville presents an evening with Dianne Grossman, founder of Mallory’s Army™, speaking on “How to Protect Your Family from ‘Not My Child’ Syndrome.” This important anti-bullying presentation will be held Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Montville Senior House.

After her daughter, Mallory, took her own life by suicide in June of ...

Passenger Who Flew to Newark Could Have Exposed Others to Measles: Health Officials

NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Health said any person who was in Newark Liberty International Airport on Sept. 28, 2018, between 5:30 and 10:30 a.m. may have been exposed to measles.

Someone flying from Tel Aviv in Israel had the highly contagious infection and arrived in Terminal B at the airport, the department said. The person, whose name was not released, may have traveled ...

New Jersey drivers face increased likelihood of deer collisions

October 17, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-It’s officially fall, and the odds of you hitting a deer while driving more than doubles during October, November and December. 

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, elk, ...

Burglary on Edwards Road

October 20, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Officers responded to a property on Edwards Road for a burglary and theft in progress. The Parsippany Communication Center relayed to officers that the caller interrupted two males who were wearing masks that had already smashed the passenger window and removed two tires and rims from the vehicle. The suspect’s vehicle was last seen heading towards the Route 280 ...

Peeping Tom Arrested in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Patrol Officers G. Tosh, J. Hughes, and S. Kurza responded to 1100 Parsippany Blvd. after a
female witnessed a middle aged male running through the Tivoli Garden complex attempting
to pull up his pants. Shortly after patrols arrived on scene, they made contact with the caller
and a male victim who had exited his apartment. The male victim stated while he was using
his toilet, ...

Police Vow Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Far Hills Race Meeting

FAR HILLS, NJ – State, County and local law enforcement agencies plan a coordinated crackdown on underage drinking at Saturday's Far Hills Race Meeting.

Police will conduct identification checks of underage individuals suspected of drinking alcoholic beverages on the race grounds. Those individuals that are identified as underage will be taken into custody, charged and ultimately ...

Local Reporter Killed While Walking on Route 10 in Randolph

RANDOLPH, NJ - Lindsay Ireland, a reporter who worked for several TAPinto.net sites and the Daily Record, died early Oct. 14 after being struck by a vehicle in Randolph, police said.

The incident took place on Route 10 in the early morning, said Randolph police  Lt. Christopher Guiliani said that the Ireland,  26, of Randolph, was struck and killed by Victor Retana, 30, ...

Real Estate Listing - 14 Walsh Drive

October 10, 2018

Building Amenities:

Brand New Grab-&-Go Micromarket!
Pylon Signage Available
Suites Delivered Furnished
3rd Floor Common Lounge

Parking:

4 per 1,000 SF

Accessibility:

Location off Route 80 Exit 42 B,
Route 46 & Route 287

Vikings Boys Soccer Falls Short in Tournament Finals

October 21, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Junior Goalkeeper Corey Katzenberger fought off very tough shots on Saturday night as his team faced Delbarton in the Morris County Finals.  It wasn't enough, however, as the Parsippany Hills Boys Soccer team fell 1-0 giving Delbarton their second straight Championship victory.

The Parsippany Hiils Vikings Boys soccer were eleventh-seeded and ...

Vikings Winning Streak Comes to An End

PARSIPPANY, NJ – The Parsippany Hills High School football team saw its winning streak come to an end Friday night following a 55-14 loss to an undefeated West Essex squad.

The Vikings (5-3) had not lost since Sept. 7 and was on a five-game winning streak, but West Essex, which won a sectional title last season and is on a 17-game winning streak dating back to last year, proved just why ...

Parsippany Hills Vikings Take on Delbarton Tonight for Finals

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Making its first appearance at a Morris County Tournament Final's game since 1989, the Parsippany Hills Vikings Boys Soccer team is heading out to take on Delbarton tonight.  The game is taking place at 7:30pm at Roxbury High School.   

Boys Soccer Clinch Spot for Finals in Morris County Tourny with Big Upset

PARSIPPANY, NJ - It was one of the biggest upsets in Morris County's soccer tournament history when Parsippany Hills boys Soccer, who was 11th seeded, shut out Mendham, who was 6th seeded in the semifinals at Randolph High School on Sunday.

The boys won the game 2-0 and will now progress to next week's finals as they face Delbarton, who is ranked No. 1 in the state.  Senior ...

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Big Brother Big Sister NJ 13th Annual Halloweekend 5K and Fun Run in Parsippany

October 20, 2018

Parsippany, NJ – (October 11, 2018) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern NJ (BBBSNNJ) will be hosting the 13th Annual Halloweekend 5K and Fun Run, formerly known as Walk for Kids’ Sake. The proceeds of the event will directly benefit the organization’s one-to-one mentoring programs. BBBSNNJ provides children facing adversity with professionally supported one-to-one ...

COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE HAND DELIVERS BALLOT TO VOTER

COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE HAND DELIVERS BALLOT TO VOTER

Ensures no voter is left behind.

After sending out more than 20,000 vote by mail ballots to meet the statutory deadline by September 22, 2018, it was learned that one of the many staff members who worked on getting the mailing out on time made an innocent human error and placed one ballot in the wrong envelope.  On Sunday, ...

Morristown Medical Center Recognized with Prestigious 2018 Quality Leadership Award

MORRISTOWN, NJ–  – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD Quality Leadership Award from Vizient, a health care performance improvement partner.

The award recognizes top-performing academic medical centers, complex teaching medical centers and community hospitals that demonstrate excellence in ...

NJ State Senator Joe Pennacchio: A Call to Traditional Democrats - Help Save Our Country, Before it is Too Late

NJ State Senator Joe Pennacchio: A Call to Traditional Democrats - Help Save Our Country, Before it is Too Late

The recent Washington circus involving the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court crystallized what the Democrat Party has become: taken over by extremists, pushing aside the constitutional and traditional values that we have shared for generations. These Democrats ...

Kessler Foundation Study Examines Link between Iron and Cognitive Fatigue in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

Bing Yao, PhD., senior physicist and manager of the Rocco Ortenzio Neuroimaging Center at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, New Jersey is studying the link between iron in the brain and cognitive fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Dr. Yao’s new research study is exploring how too much iron in the part of the brain called the basal ganglia may be linked to cognitive fatigue in individuals ...

Kendra Von Achen for Board of Education

October 17, 2018

I am Kendra Von Achen and I would like to earn your vote for the Board of Education position.

I have two kids – my daughter, Lily is 10 and my son, Robbie is 5. Both attend Northvail Elementary. Now that my son is in Kindergarten, and I’m not dealing with pre-school, two different pickup times and locations, I felt it was the right time for me to get more involved in our school ...

Andrew Choffo Candidate Statement

Andrew Choffo

Candidate for Parsippany Board of Education

This is my 10th year as a Board of Education Member.  It has been an honor and privilege to serve the community.  First, if I may, tell you a little about my family and myself:  My daughter, Stephanie, is a graduate of CCM. She is working full-time and pursuing her bachelor’s degree.  My son, AJ, is a senior ...

Letter to the Editor: Mikie Sherril is Listening

October 19, 2018

Dear Editor, 

In the race to be New Jersey’s next 11th Congressional district  representative, there is only one candidate who supports a woman’s right to choose. Her name is Mikie Sherrill, a former Navy helicopter pilot and federal prosecutor.

Her opponent, Republican Jay Webber, has aggressively fought for years to defund Planned Parenthood, a non profit that ...

Thank you Paul Ryan

Today, We had the honor of hosting Paul Ryan to our area as he came here to headline a political rally to elect Jay Webber for Congress.  One only has to be in the presence of smart common sense Republicans to realize how extreme the far left has become and how different the candidates are that are seeking nationaloffice.

Our country is moving forward.  We need to keep it moving in ...

We need Mikie Sherrill For Congress

I am calling all progressive residents out there who have had enough of President Trump and his bias against women to come out on November 6th and vote for Mikie Sherrill for Congress.  Everytime I see Mikie at a campaign event, I am more and more impressed.  I think that every resident who hears her speak will agree with me that CD 11 needs Mikie Sherrill to be our representative ...

Senator Pennacchio's Op Ed Piece

Does Senator Pennachio still have a grip on reality?

In a recent Op-Ed here, Senator Pennachio states that the Democrat Party has beeen “taken over by extremists, pushing aside the constitutional and traditional values that we have shared for generations” in the context of the debacle over the nomination and confirmation of Brent Kavanaugh.  Let me throw out a few examples to ...