Morris County News

Morris County School of Technology Students/Firefighter Group Buy Gifts for Kids in Hospital

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Students from the Academy for Education and Learning with wrapped donations. Credits: MCST
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DENVILLE, NJ - Working with a firefighter organization, students at the Morris County School of Technology recently donated gifts to hospitalized children.

The fundraising effort between the students in the MCST's Academy for Education and Learning and members of the Fraternal Order of Leatherheads Society (F.O.O.L.S.) of Northern New Jersey raised $400 to buy the presents. The gifts were given to children at Goryeb Children's Hospital in Morristown.

Students in the MCST's Academy for Education and Learning gain knowledge about teaching by running a program for 3- to 5-year-old children. "They develop the lesson plans under the guidance of their instructors and teach these lessons in The Learning Center, an on-site preschool," said MCST public relations representative Gina DiDomenico.

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Randolph

$3,000 Scholarships Being offered to Randolph Seniors

February 15, 2018

Randolph, NJ, February 15, 2018– The Randolph Township Kiwanis Club is offering four “SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SERVICE” to graduating seniors. The four scholarships are for $3,000 each as a one time distribution of funds for a total of $12,000.00 in 2018. These scholarships are for an accredited college, secondary institution, or technical school. All Randolph residents who are ...

Randolph PTO Council Presents  “ALL IN” FUNDRAISER Featuring The Nerds

February 12, 2018

INVITATIONS ARE OUT!!

Randolph PTO Council presents our  “ALL IN” FUNDRAISER at the

Hanover Marriott, Route 10 E Whippany, NJ

Friday March 16th ~ 6:30pm - 11 pm

Featuring the band “THE NERDS”.

The Grand Raffle this year features fantastic prizes donated by generous local businesses. A $10 ticket gives you a chance to win a $5000 diamond ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do in Morristown this Weekend

February 16, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  What do you have planned this President's Day Weekend?  Check out history at Washington Headquarter's new Discover History Center, take a glass blowing class, try your hand at a maple sugar demo or cheer for Morristown athletes as they compete this weekend. Whatever you chose, have a great weekend everyone!

 

Friday February 16

Yoga & ...

January Randolph Police Blotter Includes Many Outstanding Warrants

February 15, 2018

Jan 3, Janeth Ladino-Varon, 45, Randolph was arrested for an outstanding warrant issued by the Randolph Twp Municipal Court.  .  The defendant was processed and released.

Jan 10, Patrick C. Lake, 30, Denville was arrested and charged with burglary, criminal attempt and criminal mischief.  Lake was processed and transported to the Morris County Correctional Facility.

Jan 15, ...

Randolph Mayor Reflects on Interests and Concerns of Residents

February 15, 2018

I hope that everyone is enjoying the winter weather here in beautiful Randolph Township! It’s a wonderful time to enjoy many outdoor activities with family. From ice skating to sledding to skiing, it’s our varied seasons that attract so many to our wonderful community. Just be sure to stay safe. Do not ever go out on thin ice, and be careful when heading down those slopes! For those ...

Morris County School of Technology Teacher Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

February 7, 2018

DENVILLE, NJ - Morris County School of Technology teacher Jennifer Skomial has been nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year award.

Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private school educators and employees across the United States who are making a difference in ...

Upcoming Events

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Sun, February 18, 2:00 PM

Randolph Township Free Public Library, Randolph

Harmonium Outreach Chorus

Community Calendar

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Thu, February 22, 2:00 PM

Randolph Township Free Public Library, Randolph

Zoom Balloons Show at the Library

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Education Health & Wellness

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Thu, February 22, 4:30 PM

Randolph Township Free Public Library, Randolph

Zoom Comedy Magic Show

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Education Health & Wellness

Ironia Teacher Named "Teacher Who Rocks" by WDHA

February 5, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ- Ironia first grade teacher Cathy Murphy was recently recognized by WDHA Radio Station as a "Teacher Who Rocks".

Mrs. Murphy was nominated by Ironia paraprofessional Andria Barosi-Stampone, who wrote the following in her nomination. "Mrs. Murphy is a true role model not just for her students, but for her coworkers as well," she said. "She is a ...

Randolph Superintendent, RMS and RHS Principals Speak on School Safety Following Florida Tragedy

February 17, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ-  Superintendent Jenn Fano made this statement regarding the tragedy in Florida on Wednesday:  “We are deeply saddened by the school shooting tragedy in Florida.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to all involved.  We are taking this opportunity to once again review all our protocols in the Randolph School District to ensure that we are doing everything ...

Register for CCM Summer 2018 Sessions: Utilize Your Summer and Save on Tuition

February 16, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ -- County College of Morris (CCM) offers an affordable way to earn credits, fast-track a college education, tackle a challenging class, earn credits faster or lighten a course load through its Summer Sessions program.

Courses offered cover a range of general education requirements and disciplines such as the arts, humanities, science, business, engineering, health and more. Summer ...

Atlantic Health, Five Additional NJ Hospital Systems Partner to Form 'Healthcare Transformation Consortium'

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Recently, Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase announced they were joining forces to reduce healthcare costs. Now six New Jersey-based health care systems, including Atlantic Health System -- parent corporation of Summit's Overlook Medical Center -- have been working on the same goal, and have formed a consortium designed to reduce costs, expand ...

Pediatric Dental Associates Of Randolph Participates In Give Kids a Smile Day

RANDOLPH, NJ —On Friday, Feb. 2 Pediatric Dental Associates of Randolph participated in the American Dental Association’s Give Kids A Smile Day (GKAS), providing free dental care to local children who desperately needed it. 

The children all received comprehensive exams, x-rays, cleanings and fluoride treatments.  Many of the children participating in the ...

Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce To Hold Linked In Workshop Feb. 22

The Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a LinkedIn Workshop on Thursday, February 22, 2018. The event will be held from 2-4:30 PM at the Office of Mills & DeFilippis CPAs LLP. 

The cost will be $25.00 per person to be paid in advance. Checks should be made payable to "Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce" and mailed to: RACC, PO Box 391, Mt. Freedom, NJ ...

Morris County Economic Development Corporation Announces Annual Partners in Economic Development Awards Luncheon scheduled for March 16, 2018

Florham Park, NJ – February 7, 2018 – The Morris County Economic Development Corporation will hold the 26th Annual Partners in Economic Development Awards Luncheon Friday, March 16, 2018 at the Wyndham Hamilton Park, Florham Park, from 10 noon to 1:30 p.m. with morning panel from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

Being honored with Real Estate Awards for 2017 transactions are: Dan Loughlin ...

How do I choose the right toothpaste for my child?

February 7, 2018

The selection of toothpaste at the grocery store seems to grow weekly.  With a little knowledge about what’s best for your little one, you can successfully navigate this isle and make a toothpaste selection that will make you happy and your child eager to brush.

From the time the first teeth begin to erupt until all permanent teeth come in it is especially important for children to ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center

On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M7euCp86-c

AtlantiCast Episode 011

Breaking Atlantic Health System news on this week’s AtlantiCast! Plus, find out why Morristown Medical Center is one of the best hospitals in the nation when it comes to recovering from joint surgery, see the newest center for fighting brain cancer and an Atlantic Health System red-carpet premiere!

 

How do I choose the right toothpaste for my child?

February 7, 2018

The selection of toothpaste at the grocery store seems to grow weekly.  With a little knowledge about what’s best for your little one, you can successfully navigate this isle and make a toothpaste selection that will make you happy and your child eager to brush.

From the time the first teeth begin to erupt until all permanent teeth come in it is especially important for children to ...