MORRIS COUNTY NEWS

Route 10 Lanes Close for Nighttime Paving This Week

November 13, 2017

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Lane closures may slow traffic on Route 10 West this week as the highway gets a facelift between Parsippany and Roxbury. 

A nighttime paving and resurfacing project will begin Monday, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., and continue through Friday to fix dilapidated portions of roadway, announced the state Department of Transportation on Monday. 

A single lane will close ...

Randolph Student String Musician Among Those Honored as MPAC Music Students of the Month

Morristown, NJ - Musicians from Randolph as well as Mendham, Chatham, East Hanover, Madison, and Morristown were honored as Mayo Performing Arts Center's Music Students of the Month prior to the Thursday, October 26 performance by Jake Shimabukuro.

The students were recognized for their achievements on stage prior to the concert and had the opportunity to  meet Jake ...

A Challenging High School Program for 8th Graders Interested in Environmental Science

DENVILLE, NJ - The Morris County Vocational School District offers a high school Academy for Environmental Science. All interested 8th grade students in Morris County are encouraged to attend an Information Session and submit an application by Dec. 1.

The Academy for Environmental Science provides students with the interdisciplinary study of natural processes and human ...

High School Programs at Morris County School of Technology, Open House Oct. 14

Denville, NJ– Eighth-grade students eligible to attend a Morris County high school may consider applying to an Academy.  Students and parents are encouraged to attend an Information Session on Oct. 14 at 10 am or 1pm at the Morris County School of Technology, Denville.

The Academies are individual magnet high schools that offer students a challenging and ...

Roxbury Officials Privately Pondered Legalities of Courting Amazon for Hercules Tract

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury officials met behind closed doors this week to discuss the legal ramifications of joining the throng of other municipalities across the nation courting Amazon, Inc. to be the site of the mega-retailers proposed second American headquarters.

The former Hercules Powder Co. site in Roxbury is 1,200 acres, is close to an interstate highway, has access to railroads ...

Parsippany to host Morris County's 16th Annual 9/11 Remembrance on Hanover Ave.

PARSIPPANY, NJ- Parsippany will be hosting the County's 9/11 Remembrance Service when observing the 16th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against our nation at the Morris County Remembers 9/11 Service on Sunday, Sept. 10th.  

The ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. at the Morris County September 11th Memorial on West Hanover Avenue in Parsippany-Troy Hills, ...

Four Police Officers Among 12 Carbon Monoxide Victims in Mount Olive

MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - Twelve people, including four police officers, were rushed to hospitals on Monday after becoming victims of carbon monoxide poisoning at a house in Flanders, according to a fire officials.

The incident took place at a house at 3 Fennimore Court, said Flanders Firefighter Doug Fenichel, a public relations specialist, in a statement. He said Roxbury firefighters were among a ...

National Night Out at Mennen August 1

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office will again take part in National Night Out, an annual community event throughout the country that is designed to promote cooperation and understanding between police and the public. This year’s event will be held the evening of Aug. 1.

Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief of Investigations John Speirs announced that ...

Randolph Unveils the Nations First Trail Blaze For National September 11th Memorial Trail

RANDOLPH, NJ- The entrance to the Patriots Path portion of the Randolph trail system received the prestigious recognition of marking the country’s first Trail Blaze along the new September 11th National Memorial Trail.  

“Today we are most proud of the fact that we play a role as a small part of the 1,300 mile national September 11th Memorial Trail,” said Randolph Mayor ...

Welcome Wegmans to Hanover Township

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ- One of the largest and most unique shopping and dining experiences in the country is ready to open their doors to Morris County. Wegmans is coming to town.

July 23, Wegmans of Hanover Township will open its doors.  This is the ninth store to open in New Jersey; 92 overall stores in six states.  The origin of Wegmans dates back to 1916 when brothers Walter and ...

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