Independent challenger Rebecca Feldman says Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll is too extreme for the 25th District; the incumbent says Rebecca is too Democratic.
By Richard Babcock More than 60 people crowded into the second floor of the Grand Cafe on Saturday evening to be part of the inaugural “Founders Day” event, sponsored by the Morristown Municipal Republican Committee. Many Morristown residents were joined by elected leaders from all levels of local, county and state government — including current […]
First ‘Morristown Founders Day’ to honor former postmaster Bob Tracey, centenarian lawyer Rose Danna Ruesch and Morris Clerk Joan Bramhall
By Richard Babcock Last summer, while driving through a small Pennsylvania town, I noticed a bold banner over Main Street announcing “Founders Day.” It struck me that we should have a day to celebrate our local history. Here in Morristown, and Morris County, we live smack in the middle of an area with such a […]
By Richard Babcock On March 1, at the Republican Headquarters in Morristown, Margaret Nordstrom announced her candidacy for re-election to the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders. She was joined by fellow members of the freeholder board, mayors from throughout the county, the clerk of Morris County, Joan Bramhall, leaders from local Conservative and TEA […]
By Richard Babcock While it was bitterly cold outside on Tuesday night, it was plenty warm inside Morristown’s Masonic Lodge for the 60 or so people who turned out to listen to guest speaker Mychal Massie. The event was jointly sponsored by two Tea Party organizations, Americans For Liberty and The Morris Patriots, as well […]
Morristown municipal Attorney Vijayant Pawar is a town employee, not a contractor, and therefore he is not required to report campaign contributions under the town’s 2008 anti- “pay to play” ordinance, a judge ruled today. Superior Court Assignment Judge B. Theodore Bozonelis dismissed a lawsuit by Morristown Republican Vice Chairman Richard Babcock and three others […]
Does Morristown’s municipal attorney have to disclose whether he made any campaign contributions in last year’s mayoral race? Superior Court Assignment Judge B. Theodore Bozonelis is scheduled to hear testimony on that question this afternoon in Morristown. A group of citizens has sued the town to force the disclosure, contending town Attorney Vijayant Pawar is […]