The Open Drawing Studio Project at St. Peter’s

The Open Drawing Studio Project takes over a vacant space owned by St. Peter’s Church in Morristown, New Jersey. An artistically minded congregation has invited us to reinvent a portion of an underused building on the campus for the month of August 2011.

A Squirrel’s Misstep, a Lost Day at the Courthouse

Backup battery fire leads to building closure by Abbott Koloff and Matt Manochio Daily Record Staff Writers The Morris County Courthouse was closed early Wednesday morning after a backup battery caught fire during a power outage caused by a squirrel. Morristown Acting Fire Chief Jon Prachthauser said firefighters responded to an 8:58 a.m. report of… Continue reading A Squirrel’s Misstep, a Lost Day at the Courthouse

Morristown Starbucks Grand Opening to Be Held July 22

Morristown Location is First Starbucks to Open in New Jersey in Two Years. The wait is over for Morristown residents counting down the days until they can order their caffe lattes and mocha frappuccinos. Starbucks, the newest addition to the Shops on the Green, will hold a grand opening celebration on July 22 from 5… Continue reading Morristown Starbucks Grand Opening to Be Held July 22

40 Park Takes Home Five Awards at Annual CBRANJ Awards

Recent Awards Add to Banner Year for the Luxury Residential Building in Morristown 40 Park, the luxury residential community in downtown Morristown, NJ, was honored with five awards at the Community Builders & Remodelers Association of New Jersey’s (CBRANJ) annual awards dinner held recently at the Sheraton Hotel in Parsippany. The new awards contributed to… Continue reading 40 Park Takes Home Five Awards at Annual CBRANJ Awards

Registration Opens for Gran Fondo in Morristown

Dozens of cyclists as well as members of Morris County nonprofits converged on Marty’s Reliable Cycle Wednesday night for a registration event in advance of August’s inaugural Gran Fondo NJ. Gran Fondo NJ, a full weekend of family fun geared toward sustainability minded cyclists and noncyclists, begins Aug. 26 and continues through “ride day” Aug.… Continue reading Registration Opens for Gran Fondo in Morristown

New Jersey’s First Gran Fondo Bike Ride Comes to Morristown

On Wednesday, June 29, Marty’s Reliable Cycle will hold a registration event for the first Gran Fondo bike ride to come to the Garden State. The festivities will be focused around Morristown, August 26-28, 2011 and riders will be raising money for three charities: The Seeing Eye, Inc., Homeless Solutions, Inc., and Grow it Green… Continue reading New Jersey’s First Gran Fondo Bike Ride Comes to Morristown

Beekeeping Lesson for Morristown High Students

Some were calm and others apprehensive as a colony of Italian bees swarmed over the heads of Morristown High School students Wednesday afternoon in the Early Street Community Garden. The AP Environmental Science students were learning about beekeeping in a class led by Shaun Ananko, 28, the farm manager of Grow It Green Morristown’s Urban… Continue reading Beekeeping Lesson for Morristown High Students

Today’s Fun for Old Fashioned Father’s Day Program

An old-fashioned Father’s Day program focused on children’s chores and family life in 1810 will be held at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum from 1 to 4 p.m. June 19. Children can help do laundry the old-fashioned way, see how wool is spun into yarn, play with period toys, play hoops and a fast-paced game of… Continue reading Today’s Fun for Old Fashioned Father’s Day Program

American Guild of Organists Congregate in Morristown July 3-6, 2011

Convention includes workshops, regional youth competition and performances for the public to enjoy. The Metropolitan New Jersey Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is proud to host the regional convention for Regions I and II (New England, New York, Northern/Central New Jersey, Argentina, Europe) in Morristown, NJ from July 3 through 6, 2011. The… Continue reading American Guild of Organists Congregate in Morristown July 3-6, 2011

Operation Sunshine Kicks Off Campaign

Operation Sunshine, established by The Daily Record more than 20 years ago to send disadvantaged Morris County youths to Camp Speers-Eljabar YMCA, today begins its 23rd annual campaign. Each year Operation Sunshine features stories of children who dream of attending summer sleep-away camp. Each year, these stories inspire the community to give generously to make… Continue reading Operation Sunshine Kicks Off Campaign