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Rockaway, New Jersey is located in Morris County. Zip codes in Rockaway, NJ include 07866. The median home price in Rockaway is $330,000 which is roughly $183/per square foot. More Rockaway information.

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Patients and their families love hospitals' 24/7 visiting hours

While waiting to be discharged from Morristown Medical Center, Alan Metzger of Caldwell, talks about how his daughter was able to visit at her convenience because of the 24/7 visiting hours.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Daily Record

Rockaway teen seeks boost for class

The Rockaway resident took special delight in participating in the New Jersey State Geography Bee, earning a sixth place finish before he was out of his teens.

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NorthJersey.com

Rockaway Town Council looking at ordinance to change retail hours

At its meeting on Tuesday, April 8, the Rockaway Township Council introduced an ordinance that will effect retail store hours.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Rockaway Borough school district doing well despite budget cuts

"At $12,847 per student, Rockaway Borough has the lowest cost per pupil in all of Morris County," said Dennis Mack, superintendent of Rockaway Borough Schools at the Thursday, April 10, Borough Council meeting when he presented the School District budget.

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NorthJersey.com

Boonton Township: Police Blotter, April 23, 2014

Boonton Township Police conducted a traffic stop on Kingsland Road on March 19 at 1:30 a.m. As officer spoke with the occupants of the vehicle, they could reportedly detect the odor of marijuana coming from the inside of the car.

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Community Mourns Passing of Jessie Patterson, HomeTowne TV Station Manager

Jesse R. Patterson, 31, of Summit, passed away at Overlook Hospital on April 19. Patterson served as the station manager of Summit-based HomeTowne Television for more than a decade.

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Daily Record

All's quiet before vote

A rite of the season in New Jersey -- campaign road signs that pop up like spring flowers before April school board elections -- is occurring in only five Morris County districts this year.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Record

Morris Briefs: Wildflower walk in Boonton; countywide garage sale May 3

The Emilie K. Hammond Wildflower Trail at Tourne County Park is home to over 200 varieties of wildflowers which thrive there because of its unique habitat.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Record

Committee to discuss creation of Morris County-wide police department

More than $50,000 has been spent in the past year on a Morris County Freeholder Board-sanctioned study of the viability of creating a county-wide police department that would incorporate the existing Park Police.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Twelve area students honored in Morristown as April Music Students of the Month

Pictured here, are Abeba Isaac , Patty Doyle , Jessica Palmisano , Kissy Simmons, Mandy Gonzalez, Carolee Carmello , Jane Kurek , Paige Pendergrast , Lea Sevola , Adam Sokolski .

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Record

Teens carry cross to mark Good Friday

Students from the Christian Drama School in Boonton Township -- the majority walking barefoot -- took to the streets to commemorate the Good Friday walk of Jesus Christ carrying a cross to his crucifixion.

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NJ.com

NJ 'Monuments Men' member to receive Lafayette College honorary degree

Harry Ettlinger, one of the last surviving "monuments men," relaxes at his home in Rockaway Township, surrounded by prints from his grandfather's collection, which he rescued from Nazi Germany.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Mom charged after cop finds crying child alone in carseat, police say

ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP - A Denville woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of her small child after leaving him in a vehicle alone for 21 mintues, police said.

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Daily Record

Rockaway church looks to 'Change the World' with annual celebration

A borough church aims to Change the World on May 3. The United Methodist Church of the Rockaways will host its fifth annual Change the World Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., providing food and entertainment while asking the hundreds attendees to donate items and volunteer for various causes.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Take a walk among the wildflowers at Tourne County Park

The Emilie K. Hammond Wildflower Trail at Tourne County Park is home to over 200 varieties of wildflowers which thrive there because of its unique habitat.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Record

Well known Montville resident found dead in swimming pool

John Becker, who was active in Republican and Tea Party politics and advocated for senior citizens, died unexpectedly at his home Monday, where family members found him in his in-ground backyard swimming pool.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Rockaway Twp. activist wants to open records of ATV accident involving off-duty cop

ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP - A local activist has taken legal action to make Rockaway Township release an accident report involving an off-duty police officer who was allegedly driving an all-terrain vehicle at a local reservoir.

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Daily Record

Rockaway cops, fire department thanked for aid

The borough fire and police departments' were recognized last week for their work during the Valentine's Day roof collapse of 49 Woodland Ave. A night-shift machinist nearly lost his life and $5 million worth of equipment was trapped inside after the roof collapsed under the weight of 17 inches of snow.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Record

FAITH: Orthodox Christian church in Rockaway welcomes new pastor

There's a new Orthodox priest in town. The 26-year-old Rev. William George will head up SS.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Black River News

Performances of See How they Run at Brundage Parkplayhouse

Brundage Park Playhouse on Carrell Road in Randolph, NJ is pleased to announce performances for our upcoming production of SEE HOW THEY RUN for our 2014 Season.

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