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June 22, 2021

RANDOLPH, NJ- On or about Monday, June 28, New Jersey Natural Gas will begin replacing gas lines on Route 10 west overnight Mondays through Thursdays from approximately 8:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. The work is expected to take several months to complete and will commence between Millbrook Avenue ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The following statement has been released by The Randolph Board of Education Tuesday morning: "The Randolph Board of Education is grateful to the community for its feedback regarding designating school holidays and days off. After a reconsideration, the school calendar returns to ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Board of Education’s Special Meeting on June 21 was a four plus hour affair, consisting of cheering, booing, rousing ovations, multiple interruptions, and once again - chaos and confusion.  Over 40 people representing a diverse demographic took to the podium for the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ.  –– The Morris County Pride 2021 outdoor festival will take place on Saturday, June 26th from 11 AM to 3 PM on the grounds of the Morris Museum. Limited tickets will be available at the door the day of the event. All advanced tickets are sold out. “We have an incredible line up ...

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As the school year draws to a close, and COVID restrictions rapidly decrease, our children can now look forward to a fun-filled summer outdoors! Randolph is well-equipped to help them enjoy their vacation and keep them occupied with many recreational activities. Summer Day Camp- (current ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Freedom Festival is back for 2021!  The 3-day festival, sponsored by the Randolph Kiwanis Cub in partnership with Randolph Township, will again showcase vendors, food trucks, live music, carnival rides & games, fireworks, and more!  The Festival will be in parking lot ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - It's going to be a great weekend! Here's a ton of fun activities we found happening in and around town! What do you have planned? Friday June 18 Hope One Van will be at NourishNJ, 36 Sussex Avenue; 9am - 2pm Family Photo Scavenger Hunt; June Bugs; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph High School Graduation took place on Bauer Field this past Tuesday, June 15, and was a welcomed “return to normalcy for a group of kids who spent their entire senior year dealing with the chaos created by Covid-19. The ceremony was the first for new RHS Principal ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- At the Randolph Town Council’s second in-person meeting since the pandemic, Disabled Peoples’ Rights advocate Edward “Lefty” Grimes voiced his grievances, Juneteenth and Independence Day celebrations were announced and Dairy Queen drama was discussed. During the Public Hearing ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph PEACE would like to invite the public to join them for a Celebration of Freedom. On Saturday, June 19, at Brundage park from 2:00 to 3:00 PM a FREE event will be hosted to Celebrate Juneteenth, and all are welcome to attend. Juneteenth is celebrated on June 19 each year ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph High School Graduation was held on Tuesday, June 15 at Bauer Field.  Story and summary of the evening will be posted in the coming days.  To Watch Video CLICK HERE

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Board of Education has annouced that they will host a special meeting on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 5:30 PM in the Middle School Auditorium. The Special Meeting will be held for the Board to consider a resolution. The resolution for consideration ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ — During student drop-off across from Lazar Middle School on Monday morning, Unmask Our Children rally participants passionately chanted "Unmask the children", "My body, my choice", "We do not consent", "Follow the Science" and "We will vote you out!" Through the honking car horns ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- A rally to continue protesting against the Randolph Board of Education's recent decision to remove the name of Columbus Day - and then the names of all holidays from their school calendar - took place at the Randolph Diner on Sunday, June 13.  The event was organized by the Italian ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- In an email sent out to the Randolph School community this evening, The Randolph Board of Education released the following statement regarding the recent change to the annual school calendar :  "The Randolph Board of Education is aware of the large public outcry regarding our ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ─ The junior class of Randolph High School got all dressed up with someplace to go on Friday, June 4: junior prom, which was held on campus during the afternoon from 2 to 5 p.m. An 8,000-square-foot tent with lights and a dance floor had been set up on campus for the event; early on, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ: The following is statement from Randolph Mayor Mark H. Forstenhausler regarding the recent Randolph Board of Education decision: "The Randolph Township Council is a separate governing entity from the Randolph Board of Education. As Mayor, I am deeply distraught over the current ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ: Looking for something interesting and inspiring? Take some time to visit the Fine Art Summer Portfolio Class Exhibition at County College of Morris (CCM) and enjoy stepping into the creative world of talented aspiring artists. Featured are the best creative works of students who have ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- After the Randolph Board of Education voted on Thursday, June 10 to remove the names of all holidays on its school calendar and simply call them “Day Off”, the official 2021-2022 calendar was updated on the school website as of Saturday, June 12.  Where in the past the calendar ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On the evening of Monday, June 7, many Randolph residents heard about a horrible car accident in town through social media channels. A truck carrying logs and an SUV collided on Route 10 West at the intersection of Center Grove, stopping traffic for several hours and raising concern ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ - Morris County and Atlantic Health System (AHS) will be phasing down operations at the Morris County Regional COVID-19 Vaccination Center at the Rockaway Townsquare Mall over the next month as New Jersey closes in on its goal of vaccinating 70 percent of adults in response to the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ— Approximately 300 students danced the night away at the Randolph High School senior prom, held at The Mansion at Mountain Lakes on the evening of June 3. As in many public schools across the United States this year, Randolph’s senior prom had been slated to be held outdoors, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Thursday, June 10, The Randolph Board of Education voted unanimously to remove the names of all holidays from the school calendar, and plans to simply call everything "Day Off".  The decision shocked those who were left in attendance, after many others had walked out or been asked ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Board of Education’s previously scheduled virtual meeting will now be held in person this Thursday, June 10. On June 4, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 244 which ends the Public Health Emergency that has been in place since March 2020.  The meeting will begin ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph High School senior, Chase Bolnick, wins award for best short for  the film “She is my Music” in the National Academy of Television Art & Science Mid Atlantic Chapter - known as the NATAS Mid-Atlantic 2021 competition. "  Chase’s  explanation of his film is “The reality ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - After canceling what would have been the festival’s decennial year due to COVID-19, the Town of Morristown has announced the Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival is on for 2021! “I can’t wait,” said Mayor Dougherty. “The past twelve months were filled with so many cancellations ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ—The Randolph High School Varsity Baseball team fell to the Morristown Colonials in a heartbreaking 8-4 loss, in extra innings, in the first round of the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 NJSIAA State Tournament on Wednesday, June 2. Going into the game the Rams knew they were up against ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Friday, May 28, the Randolph boys varsity volleyball team hosted the Pope John Lions, and the Rams celebrated their six seniors in a pre-game ceremony. Harrison Green, Matt Cislo, twins Daniel and Thomas O’Sullivan, Juan Parra, and Chenghiz Kao were introduced with their parents ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Powered by four goals each from senior captain Justin Lawler and sophomore Stefan Swedlund, and backed by steady defense and goaltending, the No. 4 Seed Randolph boys lacrosse team overwhelmed No. 5 Seed Mendham to run away with a 15-7 victory in the NJSIAA State Sectional ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Community members are invited to the 2nd Annual Morris Plains Community Band Festival. Admission is free and 17 bands will play from 11am until dusk. Check out the schedule below:

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