Cub Scouts honor MLK by helping the poor at Morristown church

Cub Scout Pack 125 assembles toiletry bags for underprivileged guests at Bethel AME Church on MLK Day 2015. Photo by Berit Ollestad

‘I want the boys to have a clear understanding why they had the day off from school,’ the Cub Scout leader said on MLK Day.

Morristown’s Temple B’nai Or presents second annual ‘Wintertainment for Kids,’ Jan. 25

wintertainment temple b'nai or

Winter fun for kids returns this weekend with yoga, painting, video games and an interactive rock concert.

Morris superintendent, responding to pastor’s statement, says district schools fostered open discussion of Ferguson

Leonard Posey, president of the Morris School District board, listens as Acting Superintendent Catherine Mozak explains expansion plans for Morristown High. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

The Morris School District says it encourages open classroom discussion about controversial events; a Morristown minister sees it differently.

Morristown celebrates Martin Luther King in song

The Community Choir at MLK Day 2015, Calvary Baptist Church. Photo by Bill lescohier

The Community Choir honored the civil rights leader with the beauty of shared voices.

Cory Booker tells Morristown MLK audience it’s time to speak up

Sen. Cory Booker addresses 30th annual Morris Interfaith Breakfast on Martin Luther King Day, 2015. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

To truly honor Martin Luther King, Americans must shelve their differences and together start tackling tough problems of inequality and justice, said New Jersey’s junior senator.

‘World Healing Meditation’ at Morristown spiritual living center, Dec. 31

center for spiritual living world meditation

Ring out the old by sharing a positive vibe, worldwide.

Bishop John Shelby Spong speaks at St. Peter’s series, starting Dec. 28

Bishop John Shelby Spong

The renowned speaker will discuss ‘The Fourth Gospel — Tales of a Jewish Mystic.’

Minstrel concert, Dec. 19, to benefit renovations for its host, the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship

Minstrel Winter Holiday Show 2014

The Fellowship is embarking on a $3.2 million facelift–with a little help from its friends.

The meaning of Chanukah, from Morristown’s Temple B’Nai Or

menorah on the green

The eight-day Festival of Light extends until Dec. 24, 2014.

A cornucopia of creches

Bottle-brush creche on display by the Mormon Church on James Street. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

A local church has created a mini-neighborhood of mangers.