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Morris County News

June 20, 2022

DENVILLE, N.J. - Morris County Vocational School District (MCVSD) Superintendent Scott Moffitt was recently named 2023 Morris County Superintendent of the Year. Moffit has steadily grown enrollment in the district’s career-focused programs. He has championed the value of career and technical ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Moody’s Investors Service issued a AAA rating of Morris County’s financial stability in a review of $5.2 million in county guaranteed bonds offered for facility improvements at the County College of Morris, announced county officials “The county has built a deep bench of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County law enforcement officials are asking the public to help in their search for a woman and her two young boys who have been missing since Sunday. Cheng Hsiao, and her two children, Ethan, age 3, and Ian, age 2, live in the Towaco section of Montville, said the county ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - More than 800 people obtained free COVID-19 tests Monday in the first day of operations at the newly reopened Morris County Testing Center at the County College of Morris (CCM). “It appears from the appointments already being made that we will be testing between 800 and 900 people ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Morris County will reopen a COVID-19 testing site at the County College of Morris (CCM) on Jan. 10. The site will be open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. There will be no cost for the test. Testing will be done by appointment only. No walk-ins will be allowed. To ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The disbanding of the Morris County Park Police means the county's 24 county Park Police officers are now members of the county Sheriff's Office. They received their new badges this week. The change was approved two months ago by the county commissioners and county Park ...

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MORRISTOWN - The Morris County Board of County Commissioners recently unveiled a $67,242,800 million capital spending plan that expands educational programs at the Morris County School of Technology, while aggressively investing in improvements to county roads, intersections, bridges and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Board of County Commissioners will honor local veterans during Veterans Day week by presenting Morris County Distinguished Military Service Medals to several former service members and hosting the return of a long-lost Purple Heart issued to a Morristown solider ...

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Morristown, NJ - The Morris County Board of County Commissioners adopted a resolution tonight authorizing the Morris County Park Police to be absorbed into the Morris County Sheriff’s Office, a move that will keep the 29 park officers on staff and enable an increase in overall park patrols. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Did you know Buddy Lane in Mendham Township was named for the first Seeing Eye Dog? And whatever happened to Devil's Punchbowl Road in Morristown and Florham Park? There are histories, legends and mysteries surrounding the names given to the streets where we live in Morris ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — Residents seeking an opportunity to help during the 2021 general election can apply to become poll workers this year. By staffing a polling location, you can earn $14.29 per hour on in-person early voting days and $200 on Election Day. Poll workers can earn an additional $30 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -- Families who lost loved-ones due to overdoses recently joined Morris County and state officials, along with community organizations, to observe the 20th anniversary of International Overdose Awareness Day. The global event recognizes people who were lost to addiction and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – A Morristown man accused of beating to death a 3-year-old boy last week was arrested Tuesday, according to authorities. They said the man, Edwin Urbina, 27, "was taken into custody without incident outside the Morris County Records and Administration Building" in Morristown.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County law enforcement personnel are asking the public to help them find a Morristown man who they believe beat to death his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son last week. The man, Edwin Urbina, 27, faces charges of first-degree murder, second-degree endangering the welfare of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Morris County Commissioners are inviting residents of Morris County and beyond to join them Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. to observe the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks with a special remembrance ceremony at the Morris County 9/11 Memorial on West Hanover Avenue ...

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ROXBURY, NJ — (Updated) A county corrections officer, noted for his LGBTQ advocacy and community outreach efforts, is among three men facing drug-related charges by Roxbury police. The man, Morris County Corrections Officer Anthony Perez, 35, was charged in Landing on Aug. 5, according to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Compared to their counterparts in New Jersey’s 15 largest counties, Morris County residents enjoyed the biggest average weekly wage gains during 2020, according to the federal government. That’s the good news. The not-so-good: The county saw a decline of employment during the ...

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