Morristown cops prepare to roll out body cams, a ‘work in progress’

Morristown Officer Brendan Briscoe with his body cam. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

The cop cams start hitting the street this week.

Video: What makes a great restaurant? Chris Cannon talks food, charity and Morristown

Restaurateur Chris Cannon, left, speaks with Photo by Bill Lescohier

How a famous restaurateur has worked to avoid looking ‘like a carpet-bagger from New York.’

Collision takes out traffic signal in Morris Township

A two-car collision took out this traffic signal at Columbia and Park in Morris Township. Photo by Lee Goldberg

Repair crews are trying to fix the damage in time for Monday’s morning commute, police said.

Video: Prayer flags over Morristown, as another quake rocks Nepal

Prayer flags for Nepal are raised on South Street. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Pennants are meant as reminders that people are digging out from catastrophe on the other side of the world.

Video: Former cop tells kids ‘be very careful’ dealing with police, at Morristown seminar

Former police detective Freddie Mitchell Jr. addresses minority youths at the Morristown Neighborhood House. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

A former policeman acknowledges concerns for the safety of his teenaged son, an African American, and shares tips for preventing confrontations with law enforcement.

A song for Melody, as Morristown celebrates a life to remember

White flowers mark the final resting place of Chef Melody McGinley Whitelaw and her husband, Bob Whitelaw. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

With whistling tributes, Hopi prayers and heartfelt stories, friends celebrate an unforgettable lady.

A world premiere at 96, for poet-turned-lyricist Homer Hansen in Morris Township

SENIOR PERKS..or is that PECKS? Ladies of Morristown Unitarian Fellowship welcome the man of the hour to 'Wisdom of Homer' concert celebrating works by 96-year-old poet Homer Hansen. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

What’s the secret of happiness? Here’s advice from a guy who’s happily approaching his second century.

On eve of Lafayette anniversary in Morristown, tall ship recreates general’s voyage from France

The new Hermione--an exact replica of the original, except for the showers and modern toilets. Photo:

He came to Morristown bearing momentous news. This is how he arrived from France.

Trauma as a gift: A lesson learned at the Morristown Art Walk

'YOUR TRAUMA IS A GIFT' : Artist Fran Mann Goodman. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Think you’ve got it rough? A Morristown painter has learned to count her blessings, the hard way.

On the comeback trail: A special 5K in Morris Township for John Hyland

John Hyland approaches the finish line at Celebrate Morris Township 5K with his wife Kristin and daughter Kelsey. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

A high school junior celebrates a Township milestone with a race that has extra significance for a local family.