Greater Morristown weekend preview: Happy Birthday, MPAC; Toby Walker sings the blues; and the KENJEX rap for God

Conductor Valery Gergiev, who sparked the comeback of the Community Theatre, will return for the 20th anniversary season.

The Mayo Center has plenty to celebrate this weekend — and so does Greater Morristown.

Auditions begin Jan. 29 in Morristown for youth production of Les Mis at MPAC

The Mayo Performing Arts Center will present a youth production of Les Mis in 2015.

Hey kids: Opportunity knocks!

Video: Governor declares state of emergency; forecast says Juno may dump 10-18 inches on Greater Morristown

Gov. Chris Christie declares state of emergency ahead of Winter Storm Juno. Image via NJTV.

Stay off the roads, the Governor urges residents.

Family fiber: Bisa Butler weaves immortal threads into Morristown show celebrating African American art

Bisa Butler with her quilt, 'Flowers for Faith,' Art in the Atrium 2015. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

The fabric of family is her medium, and her message.

Playing it by ear: Morristown 5th-graders improvise with jazzy PitchBlak

Fifth -grade band members -- flutist Lauren Ballak, and Kevin Mastracchio and Daniel Farmer on sax, along with Pitchblak trombone player, playing by ear at improv workshop. Photo by Maryanne Saxon

Students at the TJ School learned that sometimes, it’s best to play it by ear.

Colonial Corner: Morristown High girls basketball in high gear

Allie Ferrara and Camille Carter of the MHS girls basketball team. Photo: Colonial Corner Sports

A video look at one of this winter’s most successful teams at MHS.

Colonial Corner Sports: Highlights from MHS hoop victory against Wolfpack

The Colonials vs. West Morris Central, Jan. 20, 2015. Photo by Colonial Corner Sports

Video from the Colonials’ victory over their rivals from Chester.

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.

MLK Day prayer: Morristown pastor says schools suppressed talk of Ferguson

Pastor Sidney Williams Jr. of Bethel AME Church addresses the Morris Interfaith Breakfast. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Silence is not golden, says the Rev. Sidney Williams Jr.