Murphy Announces Support of Legislation to Change Term “Freeholder” to “Commissioner”

MORRIS COUNTY —  Governor Murphy, Senate President Steve Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin announced their support of legislation to change the term 'freeholder'...

Murphy Signs Executive Order Requiring Wearing Masks in Outdoor Public Places

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 163, which requires individuals to wear face coverings in outdoor public spaces when it is...

License, Registration and Inspection Expiration Dates Extended

MORRIS COUNTY — New Jersey Division of Motor Vehicles announced that License, registration and inspection expiration dates have been further extended. Driver licenses/IDs, vehicle registrations,...

Police Training Focus on Self-Defense Could Reduce Shootings Under New Legislation

MORRIS COUNTY — Police shoot less when they have the right training. That’s why Assemblymen Brian Bergen and Gordon Johnson introduced bipartisan legislation Thursday...

Becchi Officially Declared Winner of the Republican Nomination for the 11th Congressional District

MORRIS COUNTY — Rosemary Becchi was officially declared the winner of the Republican nomination for the 11th Congressional District of New Jersey. Upon receiving...

What is Sweet and Heavenly That Makes Everything Better? Sundae!

MORRIS COUNTY — Like the classic dessert, this two-year-old Pit Bull mix is as sweet as can be! Sundae is a gentle soul who aims...

A Letter To The Class of 2020 From Assemblywoman Aura K. Dunn

July 6, 2020 Dear Class of 2020, First, I would like to congratulate the Class of 2020. All your hard work, especially during a pandemic, has...

Black Lives Matter Morristown Wants Thorough Investigation of Amani Kildea

MORRIS COUNTY — On Sunday, June 28, 2020, a 20-year-old black man was found dead as a result of hanging in Lewis Morris Park...

Maintenance Technician Charged with Sexual Assault at Arbor Terrace

MORRIS PLAINS — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Morris Plains Police Department...

Op Ed: Independence Day by Heather Darling

MORRIS COUNTY — Today, Independence Day, when we celebrate the separation of the 13 Colonies from the tyranny of British rule, it seems sensible...

Governor Murphy Signs Furlough Legislation into Law

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation (A4132) which would modify the State’s shared work program and change eligibility for the State’s unemployment insurance...

University of Delaware Announces Dean’s List for the Spring 2020

MORRIS COUNTY — Students have been named to the University of Delaware Dean's List for the Spring 2020 semester. Kimberly Begley of Morris Plains Nicole...

Ongoing Investigation of the Death of Amani Kildea

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker issue an updated statement on...

In Honor of July 4 Flags Return to Full Staff

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy ordered that the U.S. and New Jersey flags be returned to full staff on Friday, July 3, having...

MCHS Fine Art Student Receives Prestigious Recognition

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris Catholic High School’s Fine Arts Department is so excited and proud to announce our 9th-grade student, Lindsey Mei Alvarez, as...

DeCroce Issues Statement on Protecting Senior Freeze Savings

PARSIPPANY — Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce issued the following statement on New Jersey's Senior Freeze savings program and the impact of today's Assembly vote on...

Hanover Township Mayor Ronald Francioli Resigns

HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Hanover Township Mayor and Chairman of Hanover Township Committee Ronald Francioli resigned as of Wednesday, July 1. Francioli is a veteran Hanover...

DeCroce, Dancer Bill Lowering Cost of Teachers’ Health Benefits Passes Assembly

MORRIS COUNTY — The Assembly unanimously passed bipartisan legislation to increase health care options and savings for teachers and other public education employees. Republican...

Urban Edge Properties Announces Uncle Giuseppe’s Lease at Briarcliff Commons

MORRIS COUNTY — Urban Edge Properties announced a new lease with Uncle Giuseppe’s Marketplace at Briarcliff Commons in Morris Plains, continuing the redevelopment plan underway...

RWJBarnabas Health to Permit Patient Visitation

WEST ORANGE — Due to the steady decline in the number of individuals with COVID-19 in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health announces that effective immediately,...

Governor Signs Bare Bones State Spending Plan into Law for Extended Fiscal Year to...

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy signed a three-month spending plan into law on Tuesday that includes a series of deep cuts and spending...

Ex-Husband of ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Star Indicted for Assault

NEWARK — The ex-husband of one of the stars of the Bravo television show “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” and an organized crime...

Table of Hope Distributes Food at CCM

MORRIS COUNTY — New Jersey First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy, Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, and Senator Anthony Bucco joined Rev. Sidney Williams of Table of...

Morris County Meal Services/Food Pantries

MORRIS COUNTY — If you are in need of food during difficult times, use this list of available food services to get the resources...

Governor Murphy Postpones Indoor Dining Resumption

MORRIS COUNTY — Governor Phil Murphy announced that a planned restart of indoor dining at New Jersey restaurants has been postponed due to evidence...