Morris County News

March 26, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday unanimously adopted the county government’s 2021 Budget, a spending plan that imposes no tax increase. Commissioners stated the 2021 budget “holds the line on county taxes while maintaining spending on critical ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 2021 Morris County St. Patrick's Day parade has been postponed.  In a Facebook post, St. Patrick's Day Parade of Morris County Publicity Coordinator Michael Leavy announced that, after consulting with local officials, the committee has decided to postpone the parade in ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Morris County will modify its no-cost COVID-19 testing efforts by next week to focus on the walk-up service provided by appointment-only at the County College of Morris and phase out at-home-tests for all but homebound, symptomatic residents. Municipal leaders throughout the ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - At-home and mobile COVID-19 testing programs for residents and workers will be available within the next week, Morris County announced today. The programs are a reaction to an increase in the number of new cases in the county, correlating with a spike in the virus statewide, said ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Morris County residents and businesses will have the opportunity to donate Christmas trees to military families for just $30 between Oct. 29 and Dec. 1. The annual program is sponsored by Cerbo’s Parsippany Greenhouses and supported by Leadership Morris, a leadership mentoring ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Republican incumbent Tayfun Selen and Democratic challenger Cary Amaro participated Oct. 12 in a virtual forum for candidates seeking election to the Morris County Freeholder Board. The League of Women Voters (LWV) Morristown Area; Warren and West Morris Counties; and ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - This past weekend was a time to reflect on what it means to be an American, and honor victims of a great tragedy. And just two days after an infamous date, Morris County officials and resident came together to do just that. Nineteen years ago, three hijacked airplanes crashed ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp has announced he is retiring from his current position effective Nov. 1, with his last day being Oct. 13, announced the prosecutor's office. Knapp has held the position since 2012 after being appointed by then Gov. Chris Christie. In his ...

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ROXBURY, NJ — Roxbury commuters who use Route 80 eastbound take note: The state is planning major upgrades to the interchanges between the interstate highway and Route 15 in Rockaway Township. Although the project is likely have an impact on Roxbury motorists who travel Route 80 and/or ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – A Montville nurse tragically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic recently received a new roof thanks to a program through Morris Habitat for Humanity, Blue Nail Roofing and GAF Roofing. Called Roofs for Heroes, the program is designed to provide a roof, free of charge, for an ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The beloved Morris County 4-H Fair is going virtual this year thanks in part to the work of a Teen 4-H member from Roxbury. 4-H members were disappointed to learn that the annual Morris County 4-H Fair — normally held at Chubb Park in Chester Township — would be cancelled this year ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - For some, music can be just a hobby. But for others like 15-year-old Towaco resident Dylan Nieradka, music is a destiny. “I picked up the guitar around seven-years-old and have been playing ever since,” said Nieradka, who is a freshman at Montville Township High School. “I was ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County Prosecutor’s Office officials honored a prosecutor’s office detective on June 3 for saving the life of a woman who appeared to be trying to take her own life. Morris County Prosecutor’s Office (MCPO) Detective Luis Goncalves was traveling on Route 3 in Lyndhurst on ...

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