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Morristown Man Arrested After High-Speed I-80 Chase

MORRISTOWN, NJ — A Morristown man was arrested after a high-speed chase that began in Morristown, went down I-80 and ended in Knowlton Township, police said. Marshall Green, 29, was arrested by New Jersey State Police Tuesday afternoon following the multi-highway chase, Morristown Police Capt. Micha


New Jersey driver who killed 3 in alleged drug-fueled gas station crash has history of drug arrests: report

A New Jersey driver who plowed into a gas station while he was allegedly overdosing on drugs, killing a teen and two others on Tuesday, reportedly has a history of reckless driving and drug-related charges.


Nose gear collapses on plane at Morristown Airport, fuel leak reported

HANOVER TWP. - The nose gear on a small aircraft collapsed on a runway at Morristown Municipal Airport Thursday afternoon resulting in a fuel leak, according to Morris County Fire Wire, an Facebook site that alerts county residents to hazardous incidents.


Florham Park council sets summer camp, pool fees

FLORHAM PARK - The Borough Council has set pool membership and summer camp fees for the summer season. By a unanimous vote, the governing body adopted ordinances at its meeting Thursday, Feb. 21.


Photo Gallery: New Providence vs Gov. Livingston Boys Basketball Epic Thriller

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Enjoy the photo gallery of the epic thriller of a basketball game between New Providence and Gov. Livingston. The Pioneers basketball had to work overtime on Tuesday night - five of them, in fact - but the Pioneers finally outlasted neighboring rival Gov. Livingston, 82-77, befo


Morris County Couple Pleads Guilty to FEMA Funds Theft

EAST HANOVER, N.J.-- Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that an couple from East Hanover pleaded guilty today to stealing $152,820 by filing fraudulent applications for federal relief funds related to Superstorm Sandy.


Police: Truck driver pointed handgun at commuter

ROXBURY -- A 27-year-old truck driver is facing weapons charges after a driver on Route 80 said he pointed a handgun at him. David Fonseca, of Rochester, N.Y., was charged with unlawful possession of a handgun, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and aggravated assault.


Morris School District is Developing Vaping Intervention and Support Program For Morristown Students

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thirty seven percent of high school seniors have reported vaping in the last year, according to figures from the National Institue on Drug Abuse. According to their statistics, the number is up 27% from 2017. Unfortunately, students in the Morris School District are not immune. Acco


Morris Co. Sheriff's Officer Bowls Perfect 300 Game

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — When he's not busy catching criminals, Morris County Sheriff's Office Detective Sgt. Craig Brooks keeps busy in another way: bowling. And he's good at it, too, having bowled a perfect game over the weekend.


Disturbing video shows cop pulling gun on black driver

Delaware State Police are probing a cellphone video that shows one of their troopers pulling a gun on a motorist after he refused to get out of his car. The 1-minute, 23-second clip shows the dramatic Feb. 14 confrontation in Dover between the officer and 40-year-old Mack Buckley, who uploaded the f


Firefighter dad, Boy Scout, American Dream seeker: Victims of ‘heroin’ crash

WAYNE — A 17-year-old high school student and his father will be laid to rest together Sunday, days after they and a Delta attendant were killed by an accused drugged driver who sped into the gas station.


Girls Basketball: Livingston Prepares For States After Loss to Morris Hills

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston High School girls basketball team is looking for a tune-up before the state playoff the Lancers fell, 35-27, to Morris Hills on Thursday night.


Queen Latifah to Build Affordable Housing in New Jersey: Report

Actress and hip hop artist Queen Latifah is headed back to her New Jersey roots, according to a published report. The artist plans to build a new affordable housing complex in Newark, but the project comes with a pricey cost.


41 blockbuster movies you didn't know filmed in New Jersey

Can you feel it in the air? It's Oscars season once again — the 91st annual Academy Awards air 8 p.m. Sunday on ABC — and that means everyone is talking about the year’s best films. Who saw “Green Book,” who thought “A Star Is Born” was overrated, who is pulling for “Black Panther”; the same convers


Man Wanted For Breaking Into Car Friday Morning: NP Police

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — A photo has been released of a man wanted for breaking into a resident's vehicle Friday morning on Tappan Avenue in North Plainfield and then fleeing on foot, police report.


Park ranger furloughed by the government shutdown cashes out with $30 million in the New Jersey lottery

(CNN)During the longest government shutdown in US history, many employees were concerned about the status of their jobs and when they would return to work. Judith Smith, a National Park Service employee, was one of the many workers facing furlough, but instead of stressing about not receiving a payc


New Jersey born-woman who joined ISIS in Syria denied return to US

The lawyer for an Alabama woman, who was born in Hackensack back in 1994, denied return to the U.S. after joining the Islamic State group in Syria says he has evidence she's an American citizen.


Encouraging a Child to Build Thinking Skills: Tips from Huntington Learning Center in Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Daydreamer. Curious. Lost in thought. Imaginative. If a teacher has used any or all of these descriptions when talking about your child, you probably want to know what you should do to nurture your child’s inner intellect while still keeping him or her on task. After all, learning,


Sold! Morris Co. Home Once On 'The Sopranos' Sells For $2.3M

MONTVILLE TOWNSHIP, NJ -- You might recognize this Montville mansion: located in the Valhalla Estate section of the town, the home was featured in the HBO series "The Sopranos."


Traffic Alert: Vehicle Fire on 287 North

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A car heading 287 North (Exit 33- Harter Road/US 202) veered off the road and caught fire. It is unknown at this time if there are any injuries.