‘Joe Mahoney’ and the right path, from MG cartoonist Matt Keown

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Everyone needs a good sob story now and then… even ‘Joe Mahoney.’

Food for thought: Pink cones, pizza will welcome authors to first Morristown book festival

Carly Grossman, 5, digs into her 'Fancy Nancy' cone at The South Street Ceamery. Photo by Kristin Elliott

While the upcoming Morristown Festival of Books works to promote tasteful literature, downtown restaurants promise to make the event tasty, too.

Morris-area Rotary seeking new members

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Looking to make a difference in your community–while having fun doing it? Here’s how.

Barking at Camo Cops with Janie and MG cartoonist Paul Laud

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Janie sinks her teeth into the latest…police gear.

‘Kidz on Top’ marks 10th year in Morristown

Jamir Kevin Brown, a 9-year-old 4th grader at the Normandy School, does the "high jump" at the 10th annual Kidz on Top day in Morristown. Photo courtesy of Mary Dougherty

For a decade, Kidz on Top has encouraged kids to aim high.

Comic books come alive in Morristown

Jessica Alford and Colette Gross at the 2014 Garden State Comic Fest in Morristown. Photo by Bill Lescohier

You never know who you will bump into at the Hyatt Morristown these days…

Morristown commentary: Everyone should learn to code

Tim Heaton volunteers at a Morristown High School football game in 2012. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Yes, you too can write computer code. In fact, you should, suggests this local commentator.

Morris Plains Rotary planning Labor Day Weekend blood drive, Aug. 30

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The Morris Plains Rotary will conduct a blood drive on Saturday, Aug. 30.

Barking at Iraq, with Janie and MG cartoonist Paul Laud

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Iraq’s former prime minister takes a turn in the hot seat with Janie this week.

Morristown soup kitchen preaches good nutrition at St. Peter’s summer camp

Volunteers serve youths at St. Peter's bible camp as part of "Growing Healthy Kids" program. Photo by Layston Badham

A recent morning found the summer day camp at St. Peter’s ‘Growing Healthy Kids,’ with help from the Community Soup Kitchen and Walmart.