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  1. CCM puts art on display, lauds 'Bronze Scholar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Jersey Journal

    County College of Morris student Angelique Onorati has been named a 2015 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar for her educational achievements and leadership skills. RANDOLPH - The works of County College of Morris visual arts students are being showcased in Morristown at the Mayo Performing Arts Center and the Morris Museum.

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  2. NJ Bike & Walk Coalition holds the first regional Connect networking session April 16 in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Jersey Journal

    The New Jersey Bike & Walk Coalition has announced the creation of NJBWC Connect , a series of networking events designed to join bike and pedestrian advocates together from across the state. NJBWC Connect is a great opportunity for those interested in bicycle and pedestrian safety to learn, share, and organize.

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  3. Good Grief to host 'A Home for Hope' event to kick off fundraising campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NJ.com

    Good Grief in Princeton, New Jersey's premier resource for grieving children and their families, will host "A Home for Hope" cocktail reception on Thursday, March 26, at 33 Mercer St., Princeton. The event, sponsored by AmeriHealth New Jersey, will kick off a fundraising campaign dedicated to enabling Good Grief to purchase a permanent "Home for Hope" in Central New Jersey where it can continue to provide service to the more than 100 children and teens who currently receive support.

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  4. Man pleads guilty to killing 3 relatives in drunken crash in JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | NJ.com

    Luis E. Torres of Jersey City pleads guilty in Superior Court in Morristown to aggravated manslaughter and other charges in a drunken-driving accident that killed three people in Jefferson Township in 2013. Judge Robert Gilson is presiding.

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  5. Man found dead on bench outside Morristown post office, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | NJ.com

    MORRISTOWN -- A 54-year-old man was found dead outside of the Morristown Post Office Saturday morning, according to authorities. Shortly before 8:30 a.m., police were dispatched on a report unresponsive man on a bench outside of the Morris Street building and upon arrival, officers and paramedics determined the man was dead, according to a joint statement issued by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office and Morristown Police Department.

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  6. Puppies from Seeing Eye, Inc. Puppy Tails 4-H Club of Morris County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Jersey Journal

    The Seeing Eye's Morris County 4-H Puppy Tails Club will bring six puppies to Centenary College to greet students before they enter the dining hall every week. Pictured are volunteers with their puppies: Henry Kabis with Mocha, Linda Kabis with Colette, Sue Tagliaferro with Paula, Mary Ann Mcintyre with Halo, Barbara Chimel with Falco and Jennifer Kaufmann with Starlet.

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  7. DOT: Expect 287 lane closures Sunday night, new traffic patterns Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRIS COUNTY -- Two northbound lanes and one southbound lane of Route 287 between Morristown and Parsippany will be closed to traffic from 9 p.m. tonight through 6 a.m. tomorrow, the state Department of Transportation said. The closures are part of an ongoing $24.7 million roadway rehabilitation project on Route 287 and will allow the contractor, Tilcon, to set up a new work zone on the northbound bridge over Eden Lane in Hanover.

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  8. 25% raises? County cries foul as sheriff again tries to give officers big paydayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRIS COUNTY - In their continuing battle with Sheriff Edward Rochford , the Morris County freeholders have rejected a 25 percent pay increase over three years that they say Rochford negotiated independently for his officers at the county courthouse in Morristown. The three-year contract for PBA unit 151 includes raises averaging 8.4 percent annually, according to data released by the freeholder board.

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  9. Rowdy behavior, public urination could get costly at Morris St. Patrick's Day Parade SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Jersey Journal

    Did you try to hit the bars after the Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade in 2014? Chances are, you had to wait in line. MORRISTOWN -- As many as 80,000 people are expected to pour into the streets of Morristown Saturday for what's mostly a family-friendly affair, the annual Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade.

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  10. Man allegedly brought pot with him to court in HanoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Jersey Journal

    A Morristown man deposited a bag of marijuana in a bin when emptying his pockets before entering Hanover municipal court, authorities say. HANOVER - Police say that when Kenneth Bolen appeared in municipal court last week, he brought along an item that would lead to the arrest of the Morristown resident: a small bag of marijuana.

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  11. Morris snow updates: Traffic, closures, delays for Thursday, March 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Jersey Journal

    In the meantime, bookmark this post for our running list of snow updates for Morris County -- traffic, closures, parking, advisories and just about anything else. a All New Jersey State offices will be closed Thursday.

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  12. Freeholders approve site for justice center in Morris CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    Morris County will create a new Family Justice Center at the county government complex in Morristown that will serve as a one-stop facility for essential services for victims of domestic violence, it was announced at the Morris County Freeholder's meeting. The freeholders, at their session last week, unanimously approved an agreement with the Jersey Battered Women's Service to provide space, at no cost, for the new center, to be housed in the Morris County Administration and Records Building on Court Street, across from the Morris County Courthouse.

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  13. Watch: Man whistles the entire 'Can Can' at Morristown's Got TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - Among an eclectic mix of performers at Morristown's Got Talent contest Wednesday night, no one stood out more than Joe Sodano. One of the oldest performers at the sold-out show, his age wasn't what separated him from the rest.

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  14. Singing siblings, reflecting poet win Morristown's Got TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - Sixteen local community members became local stars Wednesday night as they performed in front of a sold-out crowd at the eighth annual Morristown's Got Talent contest. Returning to the winner's circle for the 18 and under group was Fab 3, a trio of siblings from Morristown.

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  15. Ex-youth mentor admits sexual assault, abuse of teen boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - A 55-year-old Parsippany man who served as a mentor to a youth program admitted this week to sexually assaulting one teenage boy and encouraging two others to participate in sexual activity in front of him. Daniel Bell, a onetime volunteer in the Morris County Prevention is Key program, pleaded guilty in Superior Court in Morristown to charges of sexual assault, child endangerment and child abuse, according to court records.

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  16. Convicted N.J. sex offender admits failing to register in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    A former Morris County resident who was twice convicted of sex crimes is facing another decade in prison after he admittedly failed to register his new address in Connecticut despite being under lifetime supervision. Lester Joy, 34, a former Morristown resident, pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to failing to register as a sex offender, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Connecticut .

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  17. Defense attorney: Girlfriend acted on her own in Boonton murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - Kashif Parvaiz's girlfriend acted on her own when she shot his wife to death on a Boonton street in 2011, a defense attorney told the jury Tuesday. Outlining a defense theory for the first time as he made his closing argument in the murder trial in Superior Court in Morristown, attorney John Latoracca said Parvaiz did not "hate his wife enough to kill her."

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  18. Closing arguments today in Boonton murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | NJ.com

    MORRISTOWN - The trial of a Brooklyn man who allegedly arranged to have a girlfriend kill his wife on a Boonton street in 2011 will come to an end on Tuesday with closing arguments from attorneys. The attorneys are scheduled to make their arguments in the Kashif Parvaiz murder trial at 1 p.m. before Judge Robert Gilson in Superior Court in Morristown.

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  19. Morris residents on mall threats: We'll be vigilant but won't change our habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Jamie Pooler of Morristown said we as a society are reactionary and nothing will change with mall security until a tragedy occurs. ," he said.

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  20. Woman's Club of Morristown donates $4,500 to assist Elm Street fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Woman's Club of Morristown recently donated $4,500 to assist the 23 people displaced by the Jan. 30 Elm Street fire. Each of the nine affected households received Walmart gift cards worth $500 from the Operation Holiday fund, a charity co-sponsored by the Woman's Club and the Daily Record newspaper.

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