Press Releases

November 17, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County has developed a first-of-its-kind program to offer medical support and care for police dogs working with the county Sheriff’s Office in critical situations.     The dogs will receive treatment from a specialized group of tactical medics who make up the Office of ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ –The Landscape and Horticultural Technology (LHT) program at County College of Morris (CCM) will be holding its annual Holiday Poinsettia Sale starting later this month.  Deep red, pink, white and assorted variegated forms of poinsettia, both large and small, will be available. The ...

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TRENTON, NJ – New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson commemorated the Great American Smokeout on Thursday by urging smokers to reach out to their healthcare provider for help quitting – including those on Medicaid who can now take advantage of new cessation benefits offered by the ...

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Young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in aviation are invited to join Aviation Explorer Post 523 on November 14 from 6-7 pm at Morristown Airport.  The goal of the post is to help teens experience different career paths in aviation.  On November 14th, the manager of ...

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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MORRISTOWN – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center were again recognized as one of 83 participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in the American College of Surgeons’ National Surgical Quality Improvement Program ...

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For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ –Allan Gorman, a New Jersey based artist, will be presenting a solo exhibition of paintings titled “The Seduction of Structure” at the County College of Morris (CCM) Art and Design Gallery. The collection of paintings focuses on the intricacies of every day architectural structures, ...

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Montclair, NJ - “We are thrilled to congratulate Mikie Sherrill on her impressive win! “Throughout her campaign, Mikie Sherrill has displayed the transparency, responsiveness, and accountability we demand from all of our elected representatives. After 24 years of being underrepresented, after ...

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On Tuesday, November 13 at 7:30 pm, Resurrection Parish is hosting a free community-based program on “Talk Saves Lives:  A Introduction to Suicide Prevention” presented by the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention.  This forum covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and ...

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Morris Habitat for Humanity Chief Executive Officer Blair Schleicher Bravo has been appointed to Habitat for Humanity International’s U.S. Council, which guides growth for the global organization’s work in the United States. Schleicher Bravo is one of 24 leaders selected to the group that oversees ...

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Morristown, NJ—Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month, encouraging communities to support the thousands of children across the country in need of permanent families. In New Jersey, there are approximately 11,000 children in the foster care system. These vulnerable ...

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The Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a General Luncheon meeting on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at LaStrada Restaurant located at 1105 Route 10 East in Randolph. Dawn O’Malley and Bill Chesney of One Legacy Financial will be the guest speakers. How much predictable income do you desire ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- The Alex DeCroce Media Center at County College of Morris (CCM) is continuing the weekly production of a televised series of programs, under the new title “CCM: All Access” on Morris Educational Television (METV). This program, originally titled “Spotlight: Morris County,” has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Credit rating agencies Moody’s and S&P recently reaffirmed Atlantic Health System with some of the agencies’ highest marks for independent health care systems in New Jersey, highlighting Atlantic Health System’s continued strong financial performance. Moody’s reaffirmed ...

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The Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce and the Randolph Economic Development Committee are hosting a “Randolph Business After Hours” to be held on Thursday, November 29 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The event will take place at Primrose School of Randolph located at 2A Middlebury Blvd. in Randolph.

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Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced it was named number 38 on the FORTUNE ‘Best Workplaces for Women’ list– the fourth year in a row Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication. This recognition comes on ...

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Randolph, NJ—Over 80 women gathered together at the Randolph Community Center to celebrate a night dedicated to the Jewish woman. The goal of the event was to empower the participants through words of strength and sharing tools of how to remain a resilient woman in the 21st century despite ...

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The Mt. Freedom Jewish Center invites the entire community --all Jews and our allies to attend synagogue services this Shabbat( Saturday) following the attack at the Tree of Life Synagogue oi Pittsburgh.  Join Rabbi Menashe East , MTFJC  and Jewish communities around the world to honor the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ: The League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area hosted a panel Monday night where eight Randolph Township Council hopefuls answered questions from the public ahead of the Nov. 6 election. Candidates responded to a wide range of questions from Randolph residents ranging from ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center announced it recently implanted its 100th Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), which treats patients who are in end-stage heart-failure. Morristown Medical Center is one of 60 hospitals in the nation to receive the Gold Seal of ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ- Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon said today: "In light of the recent mail bombing attempts, and following the horrific acts of murder and terrorism in Pittsburgh, I have asked that we redouble our efforts at the Morris County Sheriff's Office in support of the strong ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - There are a lot of memorable days in a cancer survivor’s life – some better than others, of course.  For Sally Richter of Denville, September 20th was a favorite because it was her last radiation treatment and a glorious day that would begin the next chapter in her ...

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Five-Star ratings highlight Morristown’s cardiac and orthopedic excellence MORRISTOWN, NJ –Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center today announced it ranks in the top five percent of hospitals in the nation in a wide variety of specialties and services, according to a report released ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ -- Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund announced their endorsement of U.S. Navy veteran and former Assistant U.S. Attorney Mikie Sherrill for New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District. “We are proud to support these candidates, who have pledged to put public safety ahead of gun ...

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Fairfield, NJ -- Today the National Association of Realtors PAC endorsed Mikie Sherrill for Congress in New Jersey’s 11th District. “Mikie Sherrill understands that homeownership is part of the American Dream,” said Angela Sicoli, Century21 Award Agency, Broker. “In New Jersey, home ownership ...

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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 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The fifth annual Morristown Festival of Books, “where readers and authors meet,” took place on October 12 and 13 in downtown Morristown. The event was kicked off Friday evening at the Mayo Performing Arts Center with a sold-out keynote by former secretary of state, U.S. senator, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – The Gene Haas Foundation has provided County College of Morris (CCM) with a $10,000 grant to continue the scholarship program it has established for students interested in mechanical engineering technology.  Since 2015, the Gene Haas Foundation, a division of Haas Automation, ...

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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 ...

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