Morris County

“Morris county is located in north New Jersey. Morris county has 460.18 square miles of land area and 21.45 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Morris county population is 492,276, which has grown 4.69% since 2000.” USA.com

EAST HANOVER — Grizzly is a 12-year-old retriever/chow mix at the Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter. Described by shelter workers as “a big lovable teddy bear,” he is a mellow, lovable dog looking for a home to live his golden years. Grizzly loves companionship; he has been …

More than 33,000 Americans – about 91 a day ¬– died from opioid overdoses in 2015, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Morris County is hardly immune from the growing epidemic as fatal opiate overdoses in the county rose from 43 in 2015 …

SPARTA — A Hopatcong police officer and the bunny-suited prankster he slapped last fall will be sharing a municipal courtroom for a second time Thursday. Officer Nicholas Maresca Jr. and Kevin Hemmerich did not interact during back-to-back hearings before Municipal Court Judge John E. Mulhern on March 16. …

JEFFERSON — A 25-year-old Lake Hopatcong man allegedly failed to fully explain to police how a five-month-old baby suffered serious injuries but in a social media post did say he “dropped” the child, the Daily Record reported. Brendon Miller has been charged with endangering the welfare …

MENDHAM TWP. — A former two-term Morris County freeholder elected in the late 1970s died over the weekend in North Carolina. Patricia J. “Pat” Maynard had been battling ovarian cancer for nine years, according to an announcement on the county government’s website. Patricia MaynardPhoto courtesy …

BEDMINSTER TWP. – Will he or won’t he? Will the President of the United States spend his summer weekends in Bedminster? And if he does, who’s going to pay for it? With temperatures in West Palm Beach already in the mid-80s and the social season there nearly …

Prescription drugs are not always easy for people to dispose of, but the importance of properly cleaning out medicine cabinets can’t be overestimated. National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day has been initiated by the Drug Enforcement Administration of the U.S. Justice Department to offer the public …

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