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December 17, 2022

RANDOLPH, NJ- Saturday, December 8, 2022 marked the 150th year since the Ironia Free Methodist Church opened its doors. In light of this special day, Mayor Marie Potter, Deputy Mayor Lou Nisivoccia, Councilmember Joanne Veech, Senator Anthony Bucco, Assemblywoman Aura Dunn, and Dover Mayor Carolyn ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – A former Denville resident who killed his mother in a 2021 was sentenced Thursday to 17 years in prison, authorities said. The man, Anthony Citro, 43, was sentenced by state Superior Court Judge Stephen Taylor sitting in Morristown, said Morris County Prosecutor Robert Carroll, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- While they graduated their top two interior performers from last year, the Randolph girls’ basketball team will see everybody else return to the court in 2022-23, so there is plenty of talent and experience for another winning season. As the lone seniors last year, Sarah Bona and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Happy Holidays everyone! Whether you celebrate Hanukkah or Christmas, there are so many festive activities happening this weekend! Have a great weekend everyone! Friday December 16 1st Annual Festival of Trees; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 10am - 4pm Saint Clare's Health ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Board of Education bid farewell to Tammy MacKay, Jeanne Stifelman, as well as Susan DeVito during its Dec. 13 meeting. MacKay and Stifelman, who were in attendance, and DeVito, who was not due to a pre-planned absence, will be replaced by Hazel Ball, Amanda Adams and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Despite graduating some of their core, multi-year varsity players after last season, the Randolph boys’ basketball team is focused on reloading with a collection of athletic juniors and seniors who contributed as role players last year but are ready to take on more in 2022-23. One ...

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Randolph, NJ:  As Morris Sussex Sports continued to grow as a business, covering local high school sports, it found it needed more people to provide live feeds of games, serve as commentators and create content for its website, newsletter and social media channels. Its answer was to turn to County ...

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TRENTON, NJ — A planned 20% rate hike on state health premiums set to go into effect on January 1 will be "devastating" according to local government leaders and labor unions statewide. Local government leaders, labor unions, the New Jersey League of Municipalities, New Jersey Association of ...

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HANOVER, NJ - The 200 Club of Morris County is accepting applications for their 2023 scholarship program beginning December 1st. Scholarship eligibility is limited to high school seniors who volunteer as a first aid squad/EMS department member or who volunteer as a firefighter in a fire ...

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Lidl US has announced a voluntary recall for the 8.4 oz Favorina branded Advent Calendar (Premium Chocolate with a Creamy Filling) due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced the FDA.  The product affected by this recall includes: 8.4 oz Favorina branded Advent Calendar sold between ...

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Target has recalled Cloud Island 4-piece Plush Toys set due to choking hazard, announced the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. According to the recall, the tires on the toy vehicles can detach, thus posing a choking hazard to children. The vehicles are a soft, knitted construction and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Council said farewell to longtime member Jim Loveys during their Dec. 8 meeting, the last of the year. Loveys, who has been on the Council for 12 years, did not run for re-election this year. His seat will be taken by Council newcomer Helen Elbaum. A ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Retiring after 33 years in office, Morris County Administrator John Bonanni was honored recently by members of the Morris County Prosecutor's Office (MCPO) who cited his service to the office and support of law enforcement. At a Dec. 8 ceremony, Bonanni, who became county ...

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Elizabeth, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy announced a $25 million investment towards New Jersey’s Revolutionary War historic sites in preparation for the United States of America’s Semiquincentennial anniversary.  The Declaration of Independence's signing and the United States or the country's 250th ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Assemblywoman Aura Dunn was a special guest at the Randolph Council as the Council approved its CSLR legislation during the Dec. 8 meeting. This new legislation permits CSLR (cooperative sober living residences) in Randolph, which will fall under residential regulations and will ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Superintendent Jennifer Fano joined district administrators, building leadership teams and students to recognize this school year’s Teacher of the Year recipients.   The following educators were selected as 2022 – 2023 Teachers of the Year:   RHS Health and Physical ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - People are being asked to keep an eye out for a cockatiel that went missing in Roxbury on Tuesday. In a Facebook post, Santiago Serrano said the gray and yellow bird flew away at about 6 p.m. and was last seen near the former Pizza Palazzo restaurant, 139 Route 10 East, in ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - It's the weekend! There are tons of holiday events happening around Morris County this weekend. Tis the season...... happy weekend! Friday December 9 1st Annual Festival of Trees; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 10am - 4pm Morristown Festival on the Green; Santa House with ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- With an unprecedented low number of upperclassmen, the Randolph boys ice hockey team will once again rely heavily on youth for the second consecutive season. The 2021-2022 team was senior and freshman heavy, and after graduating nine skaters last year, the Rams will return just four ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill is again launching the Heroes Program for 2022, celebrating everyday heroes in our community.  "Join me in honoring those who have been a hero in our community in ways big and small", said Sherrill. Teachers, first responders, healthcare workers, ...

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TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey's black bear hunt began Tuesday afternoon, following a ruling by the Appellate Division of the state Superior Court. After lasting for three hours on Tuesday, the hunt will be open from 12 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday December 7 through Saturday, December 10. The hunt was ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -  The County College of Morris is offering "SAME DAY" apply to AND register for class. Apply Dec. 19, 20 & 21 from 10am - 2pm. It's not too late to apply for Spring. The Accelerated Admissions and Registration Days enable you to complete the admissions process, receive ...

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Patients in New Jersey suffering from localized prostate cancer have a new, in-state option for care thanks to an innovative procedure offered through Atlantic Health System Cancer Care. Using Focal One robotic technology, urologists can deliver high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) to remove ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Despite being caught cold by stormy weather, Randolph residents acted as if there were clear blue skies as they lined up to meet Father Christmas at Dec. 3’s Veterans Park Holiday Lighting. Temperatures hovered in the low 50s, with inconsistent bursts of rain during the first half ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Nov. 28 Randolph Board of Education Special Meeting had a special guest, as State Senator Anthony Bucco joined the BoE to talk budget. Many of the topics Bucco spoke about led back to the NJ S2 Bill, which created a new formula through which schools receive their state aid. The ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services will be hosting a job fair on Saturday, January 7, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon at the community center located at 30 Calais Road. The job fair will offer opportunities in various part-time and ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - It's the season to be jolly! And there are so many activities happening to keep you happy! Have a great weekend everyone!   Friday December 2 Deck the Halls at Macculloch Hall and Acorn Hall; 4pm - 8pm Hillside Hose Christmas Tree Fundraiser; Hillside Hose 132 Western ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The ruling by the Superior Court of New Jersey has suspended the black bear hunt. On Wednesday, November 30 the court issued a stay on the hunt scheduled to begin on December 5, 2022, according to an announcement by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Fish and ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Just days before it was set to begin, a judge has stopped New Jersey's black bear hunt. Three animal rights groups, including the Animal Protection League of New Jersey, claimed a loophole was used to reinstate the hunt and went to court. State Appellate Division Judge Lisa Rose ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Starting in the 2023-24 school year, all schools in New Jersey will have to submit digital maps of their campuses to law enforcement. Gov. Phil Murphy signed S-2426 into law Wednesday. It requires the information to be submitted next year and updated regularly with copies given to ...

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