Update on loose bull in Harding… and that runaway cow in Morristown

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Harding’s missing bull was last seen in woods near Spring Valley Road, according to police. The bull bolted with a cow that ambled to Morristown–and loped home with a police escort– on Tuesday.

Runaway cow! Bovine bravado tests Finest in Morristown and Morris Township

Police herd cow down South Street near the Morristown/Morris Township border. Photo by Rebecca Feldman.

In Morris County’s version of the Running of the Bulls, police from Morristown and Morris Township herded a runaway cow to safety on Tuesday. And you thought we only had to worry about love-sick black bears!

Another pedestrian struck by car in Morristown

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Despite beefed-up crosswalk safety enforcement by police, another pedestrian in a Morristown crosswalk has been struck by a car.

Morristown Police: Morris Township woman alleges slapping by Jets official; no charges filed

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A Morris Township woman claims she was slapped by a Jets official outside a Morristown restaurant. Police looked into the allegation and no charges were filed.

Morristown police: Avoid South Street during pothole repairs

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Morristown police advise motorists that pothole repairs may cause traffic congestion on South Street; they advise using Morris Street as an alternate route early this afternoon.

Jaywalkers, beware: Morristown police are taking crosswalk safety to next level

Walkability is a key selling point for Morristown. But crossing streets has become a risky business lately. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Jaywalkers and motorists, beware! Morristown police plan to step up crosswalk safety enforcement.

Morristown police: Suspicious backpack checks out okay

The Morris County Sheriff's Bomb Squad responded to call in Morristown. Photo by Berit Ollestad

Authorities investigated a report of a suspicious backpack at a plumbing supply store in Morristown on Thursday.

Morristown police: Avoid MLK, Morris Street

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Portions of Martin Luther King Avenue and Morris Street should be avoided on Thursday, Morristown police advise.

Morristown police: MLK flooded between Spring and Coal

As of late Wednesday, Morristown police reported flooding on Martin Luther King Avenue, between Spring and Coal. Map by Google.

Morristown police are reporting flooding on Martin Luther King Avenue between Spring Street and Coal Avenue.

Morristown police: Avoid Morris Street near Ridgedale

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A pothole is causing traffic delays on eastbound Morris Street near Ridgedale Avenue in Morristown, police reported on late Wednesday afternoon.