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Former Morris Co. Substitute Gets 10-Year Sentence For Child Porn
MANCHESTER, NJ — A registered sex offender who previously worked as a substitute teacher in Morris County has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for distributing child pornography, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced Monday.
Flood Watch Issued For Morris County Through Friday Night
MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — A flood watch has been issued for Morris County from Thursday night through Friday night by the National Weather Service. The watch was issued due to a strong low pressure that will hit the area Thursday night through Friday, causing a widespread rainfall of 1 to 3 inches with lo
Nine Dutchess Residents Charged With DWI, DWAI In State Police Stops
Several area residents were among two dozen busted by New York State Police troopers for impaired driving in the Hudson Valley since late last week. On Friday, Dec. 14, State Police troopers from Somers arrested Andrew H. Depodwin, 68, of Somers, for DWAI Drugs. He was traveling on Route 202 in Some
Job fair planned in Budd Lake
MOUNT OLIVE TWP. – A job fair featuring more than a dozen businesses is planned for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, at the Holiday Inn, 1000 International Drive, Budd Lake.
82-year old man charged with assaulting tenant in Hanover
Police note recent activity in their communities. • Officer Josh Williams charged Marcel Antaki, 82, of Livingston with simple assault on Monday, Dec. 3. Officer Williams was called to the Second Inning facility on Algonquin Parkway for a landlord-tenant dispute, police said. Upon arrival he was adv
First Night Morris County — Tickets for 27th Year Now on Sale
A sparkling lineup for First Night Morris County’s 27th season. For all 27 years, Morris Arts has been First Night Morris’ artistic programmer, securing topflight talents who attract thousands from throughout the state and beyond. More than half of the program features new artists (or artists return
Last Chance To See Santa At Rockaway Townsquare Before Christmas
ROCKAWAY, NJ — Christmas is almost here, and that means Santa just has a few days left at Rockaway Townsquare Mall before returning to the North Pole. He'll be at the mall through Christmas Eve for photos.
Warrants found on Wharton man stopped in Roxbury
WEST CALDWELL TWP. - A Wharton ,man was found to have warrants for failure to appear in Hopatcong and West Caldwell municipal courts after his vehicle was stopped for a moving violation, according to Morris County park police.
Aggressive Fox Attacked Dogs: Top Morris Co. News
MORRIS, NJ — We know you're busy. Between work, family, and everything else, sometimes you don't have time to keep up with the news. Patch has got you covered: here are some stories you might have missed this week.
Corrections officer charged with sexual assault of inmate
NEWARK, NJ — Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II announced Dec. 14 that Avril D. Richardson, 45, of Elizabeth, has been charged with second-degree sexual assault for engaging in sexual conduct with an inmate at Northern State Prison in Newark, where she was employed as a senior co
‘My child was not a dog or a rodent’: Grieving mom seeks info on daughter and best friend shot dead in NJ street
NEW YORK — Two New Jersey mothers who lost their daughters in a drive-by shooting late Halloween night 2017 begged viewers for information, during a Monday appearance on PIX11 Facebook Live, the “Mary Murphy Files.” “When they killed her, they left her in the street,” Dottie Brown said of her 24-yea
Rainy Week Ahead Of Christmas: Seven-Day Morris County Forecast
MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — Planning on running last minute Christmas errands this week? Bring an umbrella. The forecast calls for rain for much of the week, but it looks like it'll be too warm for snow. Check out the seven-day forecast here.
Essex County Girl, 11, Helps Save Mom From Gun-Wielding Man: PD
NEWARK, NJ — An 11-year-old Essex County girl and her mother escaped from a gun-wielding man who held them hostage in their home last weekend. The girl was able to help summon police to the scene, who eventually shot and killed the man holding them captive, authorities said.
Lowe's Signs Lease For Hanover Location
HANOVER, NJ — It's official: Lowe's is coming to Hanover. The store signed a lease agreement to open up on Hanover Ave sometime in 2019. The home improvement store was approved by the Hanover planning board in April, shortly after the plans for a BJs fell through. Officials weren't sure what caused
NJ Names 6 Towns Up For New Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
The Garden State is about to get a little greener. On Monday, New Jersey Department of Health officials announced their long-awaited choices for the six businesses that will be invited to open new medical marijuana dispensaries in the state. The dispensaries would be located in Phillipsburg, Paterso
Court Appearance For Driver In Deadly Paramus School Bus Crash
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – The bus driver involved in the deadly Paramus, N.J. field trip tragedy is due in court Monday. The crash took place on Route 80 on May 17th, killing a 10-year-old Miranda Vargas and teacher Jennifer Williamson Kennedy.
How to help: Today is deadline for toy donations
Many towns and community organizations are collecting toys and other items for needy families during the holiday season. Here are some projects:. • Toys for Tots. New, unwrapped toys may be donated before Monday, Dec. 17 at Police Headquarters and Town Hall, 230 Fairfield Road; Fairfield public scho
NJ Weather: Storm Expected To Disrupt Holiday Travel This Week
A strong storm is expected to disrupt holiday travel in New Jersey this week, forecasters say. The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for a storm that forecasters say is supposed to resemble a nor'easter, packing strong winds and heavy rains that could cause flooding.
UPDATE: Essex Prosecutor Identifies Suspect Shot Dead in Hostage Standoff in Newark
Newark-- Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a hostage situation in Newark that ended with a Newark police officer fatally shooting the suspect, Sean Sharpe, 54, of Orange.
Four $10K Mega Millions Tickets Sold in Essex, Hudson, Bergen and Monmouth Counties
James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were four third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Friday, Dec. 14th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize.