6 hrs ago
Fourth Annual New Milford 5K Run a Big Success
After a week of severe weather alerts and flood warnings, the morning was picture perfect for the Fourth Annual New Milford Fire Department's 5K Run that was held on Saturday, June 15. Over 420 adults and children participated in the event which hosted a Family Walk, Kids Half Mile, Kids Dash and the 5K Run.
9 hrs ago
The Jersey Journal
Palisades Park man accused of 'inappropriate sexual activity' with New Milford teen
NEW MILFORD - A 40-year-old Palisades Park man was arrested Tuesday after police learned he was allegedly engaged in a three-year sexual relationship with a New Milford teen.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Board of Ed Meeting to Address Drake's Vacancy
The Board of Education will be holding its regular public meeting Monday at 7 p.m. in the Media Center of New Milford High School .
Fri Jun 14, 2013
New Milford Mayor Writes Letter to Governor and Commissioner of DEP
Dear Governor Christie and Mr. Martin: In New Milford, we are weary from the stress that comes with each storm prediction.
Board of Ed Will Appoint to Fill Drake's Seat Until November Election
With the resignation of Darren Drake from the Board of Education, questions have arisen as to the procedure for filling the seat.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Trustee hopefuls face opposition
Elections for seats on school boards in Bergenfield and New Milford will be contested this November, while a trio of incumbents in Dumont are shoo-ins in their race.
Chief Issues Flood Watch Advisory
Chief of Police Frank Papapietro is advising New Milford residents of a flood watch that is in effect for Bergen County until Saturday morning.
Cross-Examination of Hekemian Planner Concludes
Tuesday's hearing of the proposed development of the United Water property picked up where it left off in April--with the public's continued cross-examination of Hekemian's planner, Peter Steck.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Councilwoman Grant Withdraws Lawsuit to Invalidate Appointment of Borough Attorney
Editor's note: In February, Councilwoman Hedy Grant filed a lawsuit against Councilman Austin Ashley, Mayor Ann Subrizi and the Borough of New Milford petitioning the court to invalidate the appointment of Borough Attorney, Marc Leibman.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Thousands touched by organ, tissue donation participate in 5K run
Nearly 6,000 people, all touched in some way by organ and tissue donation, walked or ran through the streets of New Providence Sunday in the 3nd Annual NJ Sharing Network 5K Walk & USATF-Certified Race.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
'Knight at the Tony's' at Jersey Boys
The town of New Milford will be holding its breath Sunday night as their very own Rob McClure-graduate of New Milford High School in 2000-attends the Tony Awards as a first time nominee for Best Actor in a Musical for his much lauded role as Charlie Chaplin in Chaplin! The Musical.
Developer Rescinds Field, 'Flame of Hope' Runs Through Town, Top the Week's News
Hekemian Rescinds Field Donation to Board of Education The developer of the United Water property has rescinded its donation of three acres to the Board of Education for a field, the New Milford Schools Superintendent told a crowd that gathered in the New Milford High School auditorium Monday night.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Andrea's rain spawns flood warnings on East Coast
Soaking rains that spawned numerous flood warnings pushed some streams and creeks over their banks throughout the Northeast, yet the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season sped up the Eastern Seaboard without causing major damage.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Oradell: Police Blotter, June 6
EDITOR'S NOTE: Town News compiles "Police Blotter" from information provided by area police departments.
4th Annual New Milford Fire Co. 1, 5K and Kids Dash
New Milford Fire Company 1 is gearing up for its 4th annual 5K run and Kids Dash on June 15. The 5K will kick off at 9 a.m. for runners and walkers.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Wagner and Eustace Bill to to Require DEP to Update Flood Maps
With the preliminary FEMA Work Map set to be released by the end of the month and their preliminary regulatory map to be released in September, Assemblywoman Connie Wagner and Assemblyman Tim Eustace introduced legislation calling upon the Department of Environmental Protection to update their flood maps, as well.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Field Donation to New Milford Board of Education Rescinded by Hekemian
Editor's note: The Borough of Oradell has hired an attorney to represent them at the Zoning Board hearings regarding the development of the 13-acre United Water property in New Milford.
Click It or Ticket Campaign in New Milford
The New Milford Police issued 36 summones to motorists Friday, May 31, as part of their participation in the statewide "Click It or Ticket" campaign.