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First Annual Randolph High School RAMPAGE Cheerleading Championship

November 18, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- The First Annual Randolph High School RAMPAGE Cheerleading Championship will be held Sunday, Nov. 19. 

This competition is being hosted by the Randolph High School Competition Cheerleading squad and will feature 35 teams performing throughout the day in youth and high school divisions.  The morning session which begins at 9:00 AM will ...

Randolph YMCA Raises $10,000 at Swim for Sally Event

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph YMCA raised over $10,000 towards a new ADA Accessible (American with Disabilities Act) Locker Room at “Swim for Sally” recently held at the Y.

“Swim for Sally” is an annual swim/water walk event held in memory of Sally Schenkman, a long-time Y member who passed away in May. Sally was not only an amazing wife, mother, friend, and award winning ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do in Morristown this Weekend

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  What are you thankful for? We at TAP are thankful for our readers! Thank you for reading! It is almost quitting time, so grab those coats and bundle up as you hit the town this weekend. Morristown has over 20 things to do! Looking for something outdoors? Don't forget about the trails and parks around Morristown. They are great for hikes, walks and bike ...

Randolph's Abby Loveys Wins Cross Country Group IV State Championship

RANDOLPH, NJ- When training began in the heat of July for the 2017 Randolph high school cross-country season, Junior Abby Loveys was hungry to continue her success.

In her freshman year, Loveys finished 7th at the Group IV State Championships, but took a step backwards sophomore year when an untimely illness at season’s end contributed to her finishing 15th. After tearing it up on high ...

Randolph High School Drama Club Amazes Audience with Peter and the Starcatcher

November 16, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ -- Randolph High School’s annual fall play Peter and the Starcatcher caught the audience’s attention with the performance’s outstanding leading actors, set design, and overall success in pulling off a complex play.

The curtain parted for the first time on Nov. 2, with a show each night until Nov. 4. The show serves as the preamble to Peter Pan, providing context ...

Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce - Free Networking Event at CCM

November 5, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce and the Randolph Economic Development Committee are hosting a "Randolph Business After Hours" to be held on Thursday, Nov. 30 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM. The event will take place at County College of Morris (Learning Resource Center, Room #121) located at 214 Center Grove Road in Randolph. Park in Lot #6 or #7.

The event is ...

Randolph Board of Education Approves New High School STEM Supervisor

November 15, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- At its November 14 meeting, the Randolph Board of Education approved the appointment of Anthony Emmons as the new Randolph High School STEM Supervisor. Mr. Emmons, who is currently the Content Area Supervisor: 6-12 STEAM for the Clark Public School District, will begin his new position in January.

Randolph Superintendent of Schools Jennifer A. Fano welcomed Mr. Emmons to ...

Randolph Middle School Celebrates Veterans Day

RANDOLPH, NJ- The students and staff of Randolph Middle School once again celebrated Veterans in a program Wednesday morning at RMS.

The event began with Veterans checking in and registering with RMS teachers Kelly Hart and Triona Hoover.  Mr. Rio Clemente entertained the Veterans by playing piano and the PTO provided coffee and beverages during the brief registration period, which ...

Fernbrook Students Learn Mehndi Art

RANDOLPH, NJ - Fernbrook art teacher Sara O'Neill invited guest artist and parent Shailaja Magdum to visit several of her third grade classes and teach children about Mehndi art. Mrs. Magdum used a Mehndi paste made from the henna plant to paint a design on Mrs. O'Neill's hands. This is very common during Diwali, the festival of lights which took place in October, Mrs. Magdum noted.

First Annual Randolph High School RAMPAGE Cheerleading Championship

November 18, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- The First Annual Randolph High School RAMPAGE Cheerleading Championship will be held Sunday, Nov. 19. 

This competition is being hosted by the Randolph High School Competition Cheerleading squad and will feature 35 teams performing throughout the day in youth and high school divisions.  The morning session which begins at 9:00 AM will ...

Randolph's Abby Loveys Wins Cross Country Group IV State Championship

RANDOLPH, NJ- When training began in the heat of July for the 2017 Randolph high school cross-country season, Junior Abby Loveys was hungry to continue her success.

In her freshman year, Loveys finished 7th at the Group IV State Championships, but took a step backwards sophomore year when an untimely illness at season’s end contributed to her finishing 15th. After tearing it up on high ...

Randolph Girls Cross Country Team Wins State Sectional Championship

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph girls Cross Country team continued their winning ways by grabbing their third major championship of the 2017 fall season when they won the NJSIAA North 1 Group IV state sectional title for the second year in a row.

It was Randolph’s 14th Sectional title and was the 13th consecutive local team title for the girls track and cross-country programs – ...

Coalition-Led Ballot Question Approved, Safeguarding Pollution Settlements

November 8, 2017

NEWARK, NJ -  Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday by approving an environmental coalition-led ballot question that prevents money earmarked for environmental restoration from being raided by Trenton lawmakers.

The measure was declared passed with 69 percent support.

“By approving Ballot Question 2, voters created a ‘lock ...

Murphy Convincingly Wins NJ governor's Campaign that Began in Newark

ASBURY PARK, NJ- The Rev. Ronald Slaughter, pastor of St. James AME Church in Newark, said it best for Democrats in the state's largest city, and around the state of New Jersey, as the winning vote totals rolled in for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy. 

"My prayers have been answered," said Slaughter on Tuesday night inside the Asbury Park Convention ...

Randolph Township Election 2017 Results

RANDOLPH, NJ- Of the 18,896 registered voters in Randolph, 7,059 (37%), went to the polls, according to county reports.

In the election for the board of education representatives, incumbents Joe Faranetta received 3,402, and Ron Conti received 3,424 votes, both will serve three-year terms.  Newcomer Chris Treston received 3,256 votes, and will also serve a three-year term.

In the race ...

Coalition-Led Ballot Question Approved, Safeguarding Pollution Settlements

November 8, 2017

NEWARK, NJ -  Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday by approving an environmental coalition-led ballot question that prevents money earmarked for environmental restoration from being raided by Trenton lawmakers.

The measure was declared passed with 69 percent support.

“By approving Ballot Question 2, voters created a ‘lock ...

Randolph Council Approves Trail Master Plan

RANDOLPH, NJ - Several weeks ago, the council provided feedback on the Trails Master Plan draft to the consultants from Greener by Design. This week, the council adopted the revised plan through combined action resolution and look forward to beginning the new projects.

Consultants Frank Pinto and Ben Spinelli pointed out that the plan is simply a guideline for the future depending on the ...

Randolph YMCA Raises $10,000 at Swim for Sally Event

November 17, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph YMCA raised over $10,000 towards a new ADA Accessible (American with Disabilities Act) Locker Room at “Swim for Sally” recently held at the Y.

“Swim for Sally” is an annual swim/water walk event held in memory of Sally Schenkman, a long-time Y member who passed away in May. Sally was not only an amazing wife, mother, friend, and award winning ...

"It Is The Soldier" Veterans Day Tribute Poem; Randolph VFW To Host Ceremony

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph VFW Post 7333 will honor all who served our country, past, present, and future, with a Veterans Day Tribute at 11 AM on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. All residents who wish to pay tribute are invited to come to the Post on Carroll Road to attend the short service.

The following is a well known poem titled "It Is The Soldier" written ...

EVENT CANCELED : Randolph to Participate in Operation Appreciation

THIS EVENT IS CANCELED THIS YEAR

 

RANDOLPH,NJ- The staff of Brighton Cromwell  has once again joined forces with the Morris County Chamber of Commerce  and the United Way of Northern New Jersey  for Operation Appreciation to send care packages this holiday season to soldiers serving overseas.

This year’s collection will ...

Randolph Recreation Repairs Field Lights at Heistein Park and More to Come

November 13, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ - After cancelling the October recreation committee meeting, Recreation Director Russ Newman reviewed the successes of events and sports from the past months, but also addressed the upgrade to the lights at Heistein Park.

Recently, a Randolph resident at the township council meeting asked about improvements to the lights. During Thursday's committee meeting, ...

Randolph Council Approves Trail Master Plan

RANDOLPH, NJ - Several weeks ago, the council provided feedback on the Trails Master Plan draft to the consultants from Greener by Design. This week, the council adopted the revised plan through combined action resolution and look forward to beginning the new projects.

Consultants Frank Pinto and Ben Spinelli pointed out that the plan is simply a guideline for the future depending on the ...

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Randolph Kiwanis Announces 2nd Annual Holiday House Decorating Contest

November 5, 2017

Randolph, NJ,– The Kiwanis club of Randolph Township is pleased to again sponsor, in partnership with Randolph Township Parks and Recreation, the second annual Randolph Township holiday decorating contest. The winning home will be chosen by a committee consisting of the Kiwanis Club of Randolph and Randolph Parks and Recreation, based on “curb appeal,” as seen from the street ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do in Morristown this Weekend

November 17, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  What are you thankful for? We at TAP are thankful for our readers! Thank you for reading! It is almost quitting time, so grab those coats and bundle up as you hit the town this weekend. Morristown has over 20 things to do! Looking for something outdoors? Don't forget about the trails and parks around Morristown. They are great for hikes, walks and bike ...

Respect and Honor The Theme at Randolph VFW Veterans Day Service

November 11, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph’s VFW Post 7333 on Carroll Road hosted their annual Veterans Day service for the community on Saturday Nov. 11, in front of almost 200 attendees. 

“As I was driving here today I thought about how it's always appropriate and right to thank veterans for their service,” said Assemblyman Anthony Bucco Jr, who was the first speaker in the ...

Route 10 Lanes Close for Nighttime Paving This Week

November 13, 2017

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Lane closures may slow traffic on Route 10 West this week as the highway gets a facelift between Parsippany and Roxbury. 

A nighttime paving and resurfacing project will begin Monday, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., and continue through Friday to fix dilapidated portions of roadway, announced the state Department of Transportation on Monday. 

A single lane will close ...

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Sat, November 18, 10:00 AM

Primrose School of Randolph, Randolph

Open House

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Sat, November 18, 10:30 AM

Mt. Freedom Jewish Center, Randolph

Special Family Shabbat at the Mt. Freedom Jewish ...

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Sat, November 18, 7:00 PM

Dover Little Theatre, Dover

Ballet Enchante in a Cat's-Meow Cabaret. A ...

Arts & Entertainment

Randolph Township Schools Observe Veteran's Day With Special Programs

November 15, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township Schools paid tribute to American veterans with special assemblies, letters, flowers and songs this past week.

Veterans were asked to visit classrooms and share their experiences with students at several schools. At Randolph High School, students wrote letters and created special cards for veterans and active servicemen thanking them for their efforts to keep our ...

Got an Eye for Nature? Local High School Students Invited to Enter Photography Contest

November 16, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ. - High School students in northern New Jersey are invited to participate in a photography competition titled, Focus on Nature. The competition, sponsored by the Friends of Frelinghuysen Arboretum "celebrates and promotes the creativity and artistic skills of all local high school students".

Students may submit their original photographs with a nature or plant ...

Randolph Area Chamber Luncheon Thursday, Talk About Your Own Business

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The Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a General Luncheon Meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11:45 AM at LaStrada Restaurant located at 1105 Route 10 East in Randolph.

Each attendee will have the floor to introduce themselves and tell the audience about their business and answer any questions someone may have about it.

Members and guests are welcome to ...

Man Electrocuted at High Grade Beverage Tuesday

RANDOLPH, NJ- On November 13, 2017, patrols responded to High Grade Beverage, 86 Canfield Ave, for a report of a male who was electrocuted.  The victim, Sean King, 55 from Stanhope NJ was on a scissor lift and had been replacing an emergency light.  Initial reports indicated that there were still live wires on the victim. 

Upon patrols arrival, employees had already freed the ...

Atlantic Health System Holds Job Fairs For Veterans

Atlantic Health System, an integrated health care delivery system, today announced its most recent effort to assist the men and women of the United States military transition to civilian life, by holding two professional networking events on Friday, November 10, this year’s federal observance of Veterans Day.

Events will be held at two area shopping centers, Bridgewater ...

County College Of Morris Provides Real Life Stem Activities For Local Boy Scouts

RANDOLPH, NJ  – In collaboration with County College of Morris (CCM), the Patriots’ Path Council Boy Scouts of America hosted its second STEM University for Boy Scouts from across northern and central New Jersey.  The Scouts participated in a day of science, technology, engineering and mathematics-related activities on the CCM campus in Randolph, on Saturday ...