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  1. Salem foundation's $51 million fund transfer sparks calls for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Jersey Journal

    SALEM - The state Attorney General should open an investigation and the executive director and board members of the Salem Health and Wellness Foundation should resign after they "acted in bad faith" by giving millions to another foundation in North Jersey, two state lawmakers say. State Senate President Stephen Sweeney and Assemblyman John Burzichelli said Friday called for an investigation into what they are calling the "questionable transfer of roughly $51 million from a charitable trust fund intended to serve the health care needs in Salem County to a foundation in North Jersey," according to a statement from the Senate president.

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  2. Teen accused of threatening shooting at Mendham High to be released from juvenile centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - The 15-year-old student accused of threatening a shooting at West Morris Mendham High School will be released from the Morris County Juvenile Detention Center and will be allowed to go home on Monday, a judge ruled Friday. Superior Court Family Judge Catherine Enright, sitting in Morristown, said his parents will also be meeting with officials at the high school on Monday to determine when he may return to school.

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  3. More answers needed on Salem health foundation's $51M cash move: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Jersey Journal

    Funds from the sale of The Memorial Hospital of Salem County were used to establish the Salem Health and Wellness Foundation. The transfer of $51 million in funds from the Salem Health and Wellness Foundation to a North Jersey group, the Community Foundation of New Jersey, came as a surprise to us and should be one for Salem County residents.

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  4. New Year's Eve Dining at Jockey Hollow Bar & KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NJ.com

    For New Year's Eve, 2014, Jockey Hollow Bar & Kitchen , 110 South Street, Morristown, New Jersey, will offer guests an extraordinary array of experiences for the restaurant's first holiday season. Guests may choose from a variety of tasting menus in the downstairs Oyster Bar and just-opened Dining Room, accompanied by live music from Grammy Award winning jazz virtuoso Christian McBride.

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  5. Christie, 'Cake Boss' pastry chef help celebrate Mendham school's Blue Ribbon AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Jersey Journal

    With Christie and TV's "Cake Boss" pastry chef Mauro Castano on hand, Mendham Township Middle School on Wednesday celebrated winning a national Blue Ribbon Award as an "Exemplary High Performing School." The Blue Ribbon Awards, distributed annually by U.S. Department of Education , recognize schools with the highest levels of achievement or the most progress made in closing their achievement gap.

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  6. Cop wants judge to toss evidence he tried to fix uncle's DWI ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - A Rockaway Township police officer, indicted for allegedly trying to get a charge dismissed for his cousin, is fighting the prosecutor's effort to introduce evidence he did something similar for his uncle . The suspended officer, Clifton Gauthier, 35, of Sparta, faces charges of official misconduct and witness tampering in connection with his alleged efforts on Feb. 9, 2012 on behalf of his cousin, Sean Costigan, who faced a driving while intoxicated charge in Rockaway Township Municipal Court.

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  7. Morristown's Got Talent finalists announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Jersey Journal

    Amy Albin, a student at Morrstown High School, singing "A Moment Like This" Ally Are, who works at Mini of Morristown, for an original poetry reading Art of Play, a band from Morrstown High School, performing "Funk Medley" Battlefest Nation, who works as EMT in Morristown, for a dance to a mix of songs Evan Boncelet, a student at the Sussex Avenue School, singing "When I Was Your Man" The Bottle Openers, who live in Morristown, performing "Wagon Wheel" Amy and Julia Bozza, singing "Try" Amy is an alumni of and works at the Morristown School District.

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  8. On Taco Truck opening day in Princeton, all proceeds to be donated to Trenton soup kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Jersey Journal

    File photo: The Taco Truck will open in the Princeton Shopping Center Dec. 27 with a "pay what you'd like" policy. All proceeds that day will be donated to the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen.

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  9. Longtime Morristown resident, former local business owner dies in early morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - A longtime resident and former local business owner was killed in a fire Sunday morning in Morristown, according to officials. Teresa Sgaramella, a widow who resided alone, was carried out by two Morris Township firefighters, John Murphy and Nicolos Dimogerodakif, to the lawn, where attempts were made to resuscitate her, Flanagan said.

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  10. NJ man sentenced to 30 years for killing cousin, leaving body in car trunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Jersey Journal

    Carlos Rojas, at right, sits in court in Morristown during his sentencing Friday with his attorney, Peter Willis. Rojas was sentenced to 30 years in state prison for killing his cousin and leaving his body in the trunk of an abandoned car.

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  11. New grand marshal named for Morris County's St. Patrick's Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - The Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade committee has named Al DeBenedictis as grand marshal for the 2015 festivities. For the past 24 years, DeBenedictis has been a key player in coordinating the annual parade in Morristown, serving in various capacities on the parade committee and finance committee, according to a statement issued by the trustees.

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  12. NJ Ballet Company prepares for two-week run of 'The Nutcracker' at Mayo PACRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Jersey Journal

    ESSEX - This Friday, the New Jersey Ballet company will begin a two-week run of the iconic Tchaikovsky ballet, "The Nutcracker," at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown. While the company has already performed the classic seven times in three other locations this year, starting Friday, dancers will be accompanied by a live orchestra, as opposed to a recording of the score.

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  13. Man accused of 'strong-armed robbery' at Dunkin' Donuts in Morris PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NJ.com

    MORRIS PLAINS - A 33-year-old Morris Plains man has been accused of committing a strong-arm robbery at the Dunkin' Donuts on Speedwell Avenue in Morris Plains during the early morning hours of Nov. 25, according to borough police. Fernando Lynch assaulted a male sales clerk and stole "some items" from the store, said Morris Plains Police Lt.

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  14. Memories fill the mic at coffeehouse in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - It was a unique open-mic night recently at Drip Coffee House in Morristown when residents of the Lester Senior Housing Community in Whippany presented their personal stories and memories. The program was part of the residents' participation in "Memoir Writing with Paul," a twice-monthly program held at the senior community with Paul Rabinowitz, executive director of ARTS by the People.

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  15. Obituary: Michael P. Sorice, 86, of Whitehouse StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NJ.com

    Born in Port Washington, N.Y., he was the son of the late Michael and Rosena Sorice. Mike lived in Port Washington, Long Island before moving to Whitehouse Station in 1990.

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  16. Census report: Even more of Morris' young adults live with parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRIS COUNTY - Across the United States, more and more young adults are living with their parents, but the trend is especially pronounced in Morris County, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Bureau of the Census. The figures, issued as part of the census bureau's American Community Survey for a period of 2009 to 2013, show that 45.3 percent of people between ages 18 and 34 were living with a parent, compared with 40.7 statewide and 30.3 percent nationwide.

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  17. Obituary: Michael P. Sorice, 86, of Whitehouse StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NJ.com

    Born in Port Washington, N.Y., he was the son of the late Michael and Rosena Sorice. Mike lived in Port Washington, Long Island before moving to Whitehouse Station in 1990.

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  18. Bail dropped to $300K for reputed Genovese mob associate who says he's brokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - A Superior Court judge lowered bail Wednesday from $400,000 to $300,000 for a reputed associate of the Genovese crime family who is accused of heading a multi-million-dollar sports gambling business. Vincent Coppola, 37, of Union, the son of jailed Genovese capo Michael Coppola, was among 11 members and alleged associates of the crime family who were arrested in October on charges of running a number of illegal financial schemes, which also included elaborate loansharking and check-cashing operations.

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  19. Man whose dog went missing after Morristown Thanksgiving car crash is charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - A Hopatcong man whose dog wandered off from the scene of a car accident has been charged with driving while intoxicated in connection with the Thanksgiving-night crash. New Jersey State Police Sgt.

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  20. Search continues for dog that went missing after Thanksgiving car crash in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Jersey Journal

    MORRISTOWN - The search continues for a Boston Terrier that wandered away from the scene of a car accident on Thanksgiving night in Morristown, according to a report. Shortly before 7 p.m., first responders were dispatched to the Exit 35 ramp of Route 287 southbound on a report of an overturned vehicle, Morristowngreen.com reports.

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