Archives for June 2010

Pssst…want a new iPhone? The lines are short in Morristown

robert gordon with new iPhone 4

Robert Gordon loves his gadgets. But when the web designer recently saw 600 people lined up for the new Apple iPhone 4 at the Short Hills Mall, he got back in his car. Today, he was all smiles in Morristown after breezing in an out of the new AT&T store near the Green. “I figured […]

Morris County Career Networking Group

What a success the most recent MCCNG session was, over forty professionals in transition participated.  On June 28th, 2010 Mr. Bill Graham, Graham Corporate Communications, gave a presentation on ‘Likeability – a power tool for communications success’ providing an edge to the members present.  The next meeting is Monday, July 12th and will feature career coach Abby […]

MG Kids reports on Khaliah Ali’s Morristown visit to combat child obesity

khaliah ali

Today’s MG Kids report is about a recent program where parents and kids learned through activities and speaking with other people that a healthy lifestyle is fun, reports Alyse Jefferson, age 11.

Mark the date: The Film Fest is set for Aug. 20. Get your videos in!

fred poster 2010 film fest

We are pleased to announce that the Third Annual Film Festival will be held on Friday, Aug. 20, under the stars, on the lawn of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Morristown. The first two festivals were on weeknights; this time we’re going for a Friday evening so people can relax a bit more. A […]

Redeemer Youth Update – Day 3

Before arriving in Dulac, we visited the Oak Alley Plantation

News from Dulac Louisiana Never have I been hotter and never have I worked with a finer group of young people. What a day! We started out at the home of a nice couple, who are trying to recover their home that was under six feet of water as a result of Hurricane Gustav. There […]

More than 30 members of Lucchese crime family plead not guilty to N.J. racketeering, conspiracy

View full sizeN.J. Attorney General’s OfficeThirty-four members and associates of the Lucchese crime family were indicted on charges of racketeering and other offenses. The indictment is a continuation of Operation Heat, a year-long investigation that culminated in several arrests targeting…

Morristown-Beard scrubs varsity football for season


Morristown-Beard is giving varsity football a year off, because the roster is too thin, reports The Daily Record. The Crimson finished 1-9 last season with only 19 players by the final game; the team will play a junior varsity schedule this fall, according to the newspaper.

Morristown Tae Kwon Do Club teaches kids life lessons

"Mr. Jason" addresses students and parents at the beginning of the competition. Photo by Sharon Sheridan

Growing up in the Dominican Republic, Yeison de los Santos easily could have wandered off the right path. “There were many chances for me to go the wrong way,” he recalls. He credits his study of tae kwon do with keeping him headed in the right direction. “That saved me.” Immigrating to the United States […]

Video: Giralda 2010 Music and Arts Festival sights and sounds

crowd at giralda festival 2010

Here is a musical slide show from yesterday’s Giralda 2010 Music and Arts Festival. Pour your favorite beverage, find an air conditioned room, put your feet up, and enjoy!

MG Kids send earth-friendly messages

MacKenzie, 11, urges everyone to act to save the earth, "one friend at a time."

Today, MG Kids is featuring pictures and earth-friendly messages that some of Homeless Solutions‘ youngest clients created in honor of this year’s Earth Day. Watch for more earth-related drawings and sculptures all this week. MG Kids welcomes children’s original artwork, stories and news articles. Click here to find out how to contribute. MacKenzie, 11, and Imani, […]