A Suburban Town Sees Housing Where Retail Rules

via The New York Times MORRISTOWN, N.J. — Jordan Eppolito has taken a liking to his new home here in the Morris County seat, about 30 miles west of New York City. Mr. Eppolito, a 28-year-old entrepreneur who plans to open a pizza shop this fall on South Street, lives in a new condominium overlooking… Continue reading A Suburban Town Sees Housing Where Retail Rules

Aztec Two-Step brings 40th-anniversary tour to Morristown

via The Daily Record   Written by Bill Nutt | For NJ Press Media They’ve never had a hit song. They’ve never won a Grammy. They’ve never been the subject of a popular movie. They’ve never even appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone. But against all odds, Rex Fowler and Neal Shulman — who record… Continue reading Aztec Two-Step brings 40th-anniversary tour to Morristown

‘Don Giovanni’ meets the Baroque Orchestra of N.J.

via The Daily Record  Written by Mike Tschappat | For NJ Press Media Don Giovanni is one of opera’s most complex characters. He’s charming, but he’s also a seducer, a bully and a murderer. Baritone Robert Prowse is charged with bringing to life one of music’s greatest scoundrels when the Baroque Orchestra of New Jerseypresents a concert… Continue reading ‘Don Giovanni’ meets the Baroque Orchestra of N.J.

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