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Morris County Weather Alert: Snow on Friday and Weekend

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Morris County Office of Emergency Management (MCOEM) continues to monitor the inbound weather event for Morris County. The snow that is anticipated for later Thursday evening into Friday morning appears to be a minor-issue, with potential overall accumulations expected to be about


Two face charges after fleeing from police in Roxbury Twp.

ROXBURY TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – Two Morris County residents face charges after allegedly fleeing from police Wednesday morning in Roxbury Township, according to Roxbury Township spokeswoman Jennifer Dillard.


Man Allegedly Engaged in Sexual Act With Minor 5 Separate Times

A Dutchess County man was arrested and charged with five felonies following an investigation. On January 15, State Police and the Dutchess County Child Advocacy Center arrested Peter G. Wassell, 49, of Dover. Wassell was charged with five counts of Criminal Sex Act second-degree, all class D felonie


Sussex County Habitat for Humanity Is Now Accepting Applications for a 2 Bedroom House to Be Built in Hopatcong

NEWTON, NJ-Sussex County Habitat for Humanity announces that it is now accepting applications for a 2-bedroom house which will be built in Hopatcong, New Jersey. The price is estimated to be between $100,000 & $115,000 and Sussex County Habitat for Humanity will hold a 30-year interest free mortgage


Accidental Shooting At Randolph Gun Range: Police

RANDOLPH, NJ — A local person was injured in an accidental shooting at a gun range Wednesday afternoon, Randolph police said. The person, who was not identified by police, accidentally shot themselves around 3 p.m. at the RTSP on Route 10. The Randolph Reporter said it was a man who shot himself in


Randolph cops probe shooting at local gun range

RANDOLPH TWP. - Police are investigating an incident in which a man allegedly shot himself by accident while at a local gun range Wednesday afternoon. Township Police Detective Lt. Christopher Giuliani confirmed police responded to RSTP, 961 Route 10, at about 3 p.m. on report that a person had been


Free Garage Parking For Morristown Residents During Storm

MORRISTOWN, NJ — It's the first big snow storm of the season for Morristown residents, and its set to be a double whammy. Because of the impending snow, Morristown is offering free garage parking for residents who usually park on the street.


Morris County Sheriff: County Jail Achieves Sixth Consecutive Accreditation

The Morris County Correctional Facility, which is located in Morris Township, has been accredited for a sixth consecutive time, mastering standards set by the American Correctional Association for jails on nutrition, security, cleanliness and quality of life.


Rockaway Township bridge closed due to beam deterioration

ROCKAWAY TWP. - A well-traveled county bridge on Chestnut Terrace over the North End of Fox Pond near Parks Lake, has had one lane shut down, with plans being developed for a full bridge replacement in 2019, after a recent visual inspection of the span turned up some settlement in the roadway.


Sparta family of man killed by police vehicle settles lawsuit for $1.8M

The family of a Sparta man struck and killed by a car driven by a state Human Services police officer following a collision with a vehicle driven by a drunken motorist on Route 287 four years ago has settled a lawsuit for $1.8 million.


New Jersey School Bus Aide Caught On Video Cursing, Threatening 10-Year-Old Boy, Officials Say

LINDEN, N.J. (CBS/AP) — A New Jersey school bus aide captured on video using profanities and threatening a 10-year-old boy has been fired, officials say. District spokesperson Gary Miller says the confrontation happened Monday as the bus was dropping off children from Linden Public School No. 2.


Randolph Township Schools Names 2019 Educators of the Year

RANDOLPH, NJ- Six Randolph teachers were recognized for excellence and received surprise visits from their principals, supervisors, directors, and Superintendent Jennifer A. Fano on January 11 when the Educators of the Year were announced.


Police chase after officer dragged 50 feet following New Jersey dine and dash

CLIFTON, New Jersey (WABC) -- A dine-and-dash case in New Jersey led to a police officer being dragged about 50 feet by a fleeing car, which prompted a chase that involved several accidents.


Boys Basketball: Big showcase weekend on tap, plus MLK Day

No. 6 Montclair Immaculate vs. No. 8 West Side, 5:45. No. 5 Newark East Side vs. Paterson Eastside, 4:30. Orange vs. West Side (Girls), 11 a.m. Martin Luther King Basketball Scholarship Showcase.


Hopatcong man's case to go before grand jury

SUPERIOR COURT -- A Sussex County grand jury will determine if there is probable cause to prosecute a Hopatcong man accused of pointing a gun at his girlfriend prior to smashing a police robot with a pry bar during a seven-hour police standoff in Hopatcong.


No Smoking Ban Applies to Morris County Parks

MORRISTOWN, NJ - There is now a No Smoking Policy on 20,197 acres of land managed by the Morris County Park Commission. The policy includes no smoking at 38 facilities, 244.3 miles of trails, including 73.3 miles of Patriots’ Path trail. The ban conform with the New Jersey State’s Chapter Law 64 of


1800s Victorian Home Could Be Yours In Morris Co. For $425K

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- This beautiful $425,000 Victorian home is located in the heart of Morristown, just a block away from the best restaurants. Read more about it here, and visit realtor.com for even more photos.


Dance the Night Away at Annual Daddy Daughter Dance; Feb. 1

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab your dancing shoes and dance the night away at the annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The Township of Morris will host the event on February 1 from 7pm - 9pm at the Mt. Kemble Firehouse. Reservations and payment must be received by January 30. Contact the Morris Township Recreation D


New Burger Joint Opening In East Hanover

EAST HANOVER, NJ — The Habit Burger Grill is moving into Florham Park, and its giving away plenty of free food ahead of their official opening. The restaurant will be located at 185 Ridgedale Avenue and is expected to open on Jan. 30. Members of the restaurant's rewards club, called CharClub, can tr


Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Academy Hosts Criminal Apprehension Training

MORRIS COUNTY — Clad in Kevlar-lined or protective suits, law enforcement K-9 officers this week offered their arms and legs as bite-bait to learn advanced techniques from Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 experts on partnering with their dogs to apprehend dangerous criminals.