Community Life

June 16, 2021

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- Just over 230 people came out to the Randolph VFW Post 7333 building on Carrell Road to observe the annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 31. “Many of us here today bring with us a personal thought of a life lost in service to our country,” said Deputy Mayor Marie Potter, who ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Memorial Day commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service of their country, particularly those who died in battle or as a result of wounds sustained in battle. The purpose of Memorial Day is to "memorialize" the veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for ...

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ROXBURY, NJ — Evidence that life in Roxbury is getting back to normal after more than a year of COVID-19 dormancy: The annual St. Therese Carnival is on for this summer. The Roman Catholic parish in Succasunna announced recently that the popular event, shelved last year as the pandemic reached ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- As part of celebrating National EMS Week, the Randolph Rescue Squad is holding an Open House this Saturday, May 22 from 1-4pm.   The theme for EMS week 2021 is “Caring for our Communities” - and the members of the squad invite anyone in the Randolph community to stop by and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Approximately 631 pounds of unwanted, unused or expired medications were collected during the 2021 Operation Take Back.  The goal is to encourage the public to anonymously turn over unused, unwanted, or expired prescription medicine for proper disposal. Morris County residents ...

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Randolph, NJ: The amount of our screen time has increased significantly over the past 12 months as has the number of new apps and programs to learn and master. Ever wonder what makes a particular app or program work and if you could do something similar? By taking part in the Free Hour of Code, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ-The following is a statement from The Morris County Office of Emergency Management:  The Morris County Office of Emergency Management continues to monitor the forecast data as it relates to the incoming Nor'easter. At 9:27am this morning the National Weather Service issued a ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Considering all the negativity, division, and racial tension that has often been the tone around the country as of late, a group of Randolph families decided to gather together "In unity and love as a community” as a way of honoring Martin Luther King Day on Monday, Jan. 18. “The ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Change to Randolph’s Rabies Vaccination Program: Due to COVID-19, the Hodes Veterinary Group has opted out of Randolph’s rabies vaccination program this year. The six remaining veterinary practices have asked that pet owners inform them of the voucher prior to the administration of ...

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Navigating Hope , a mobile outreach initiative designed to provide social services, will be at the Randolph Township Community Center (30 Calais Road) on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Navigating Hope offers on-site benefits eligibility screenings and application ...

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COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - He made a list, he checked it twice, and he's wearing a protective face covering. Santa Claus, zipping across the globe on sleigh pulled by eight reindeer, has been spotted on radar by the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). NORAD has been tracking the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- For most of the 2020 calendar year a dark cloud has been cast over just about everything - due to the Covid-19 worldwide pandemic.  However, this challenging, heartbreaking, and chaotic time has also brought out the best in humankind, with stories everywhere of people helping people ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- It is the season to be thankful and the Randolph Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department are very thankful for the 156 seniors that joined the Randolph Senior ID Program in 2020.  Due to COVID-19, they were unable to hold most of our socials and events.  In lieu of not ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services will be hosting a virtual job fair on Saturday, January 9, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon. The job fair will offer opportunities in various part-time and seasonal positions. Some of the positions include ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown is giving shoppers, diners, and visitors to Downtown Morristown the gift of free 2 hour metered parking at designated on-street  parking meters. The free metered parking begins December 11 and will last until December 27. Free parking spots will have ...

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NEW YORK, NY- The 2020 USA Football Heart of a Giant Award presented by Hospital for Special Surgery and NY Giants announced another set of outstanding Tri-State area high school football player nominees open for voting. These students have been nominated by their coaches for their commitment, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The 2020 celebration of the Randolph Education Foundation ( REF ) Rock Stars was a bit different then typical, as with everything else these days due to Covid-19.  However, the organization did a wonderful job of making the occasion as special as possible under the circumstances of ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph’s Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee (DISC), in conjunction with the Morris County Human Relations Commission (MCHRC), would like to invite members of the Randolph community to an intimate virtual town hall meeting. View invitation  The purpose of these town ...

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Republished with permission from the author, this piece was originally posted in The Boston Globe in 2006 I wasn’t wrong about their leaving. My husband kept telling me I was. That it wasn’t the end of the world when first one child, then another, and then the last packed their bags and left ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Long lines and unsafe traffic conditions at recently reopened Motor Vehicle Commission locations has been a burden on local police departments, and Senator Anthony M. Bucco wants to ensure the state picks up the tab for the increased expenses. “It’s the right thing to do. The MVC ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Located at in the heart of Randolph at 1284 Sussex Turnpike, Servpro of SW Morris County is owned and operated by longtime Randolph resident Greg Bock, who has been providing expert disaster relief and cleanup service for over 19 years. Offering both residential and commercial ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  The DMV will now begin written driver tests, including commercial drivers, starting August 3, announced the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission. The tests will be given by appointment in all licensing centers except Oakland and Flemington, they said. The demand is high, stated DMV ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Freddie Mac reports that mortgage rates fell below 3 percent for the first time in 50 years U.S. Weekly Averages as of 07/16/2020 The U.S. average 30 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage dropped 0.05 to 2.98% with 0.7 Fees/Points as of July 16th, 2020. The 15 Year Fixed Rate declined by 0.3 ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Freddie Mac’s headline on Thursday, July 2nd was “Mortgage Rates Hit All-Time Record Low Heading Into Holiday Weekend”. By the time they published their market survey, positive employment figures were released nudging rates a little higher. That being said, we have been hovering at, ...

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