Wednesday Aug 13
NJ man accused of ritual sacrifices with machete of chickens in Linden cemetery
Wharton police arrested Leonard L. Edwards Jr., of Wharton, N.J., on a warrant out of Linden for unlawful possession of a weapon and animal cruelty.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Rockaway Borough: Police Blotter, Aug. 13, 2014
Rockaway Borough Police charged Dennis F. Amoruso, 63, of Wharton, with consumption of an alcoholic beverage in public on Thursday, July 24, after officers responded to a call for an intoxicated male in the lobby of a local auto repair shop.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Man wanted for decapitating chickens in New Jersey cemetery
Linden police issued an arrest warrant for 41-year-old Leonard Edwards Jr. of Wharton.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Rockaway Borough: Police Blotter, Aug. 6, 2014
Rockaway Borough Police arrested Susan Napoli, 53, of Rockaway, on an active $400 warrant out of the City of Orange on July 11 after police were called to investigate a neighbor dispute on East New Street.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Wharton woman is charged with sexual assault
Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announced that Whitney Ball, 25, of Wharton, has been charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault, and endangering the welfare of children.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Karen Deschere, Executive Director of Wharton Music Center, Talks of Passion, Vision & Outreach
Karen Deschere, the executive director of Wharton Music Center , recently spoke of her passion and vision for music education and community outreach during an interview with TAP into Berkeley Heights.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
No electronics needed in Wharton for lots of fun
On Saturday, July 12, the Ferromonte Historical Society of Mine Hill sponsored its annual watermelon festival at the Bridget Smith House at 124 Randolph Ave. Here, Jonathan Vasquez, 7, of Dover and Magnus Graham, 4, of Mine Hill compete in the water balloon spoon race.Below, Ferromonte Historical Society Vice President Gale Heiss-Colucci tosses ... (more)
Student News, July 30, 2014
Delaware Valley College has named these students to its dean's list for the spring semester: McKenna Damato and Derek Johnson of Wharton; and Katherine Ellis, Siobhan Scully and Rachael Sitzer of Rockaway.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Bail lowered to $500K for former Morris teacher accused of killing retired N.Y. policeman
MORRISTOWN - Virginia Vertetis, a former fourth-grade teacher in Wharton, shot retired New York City police officer Patrick Gilhuley "multiple times" at her house in Mount Olive on March 3, a Morris County assistant prosecutor said at a bail hearing today.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Morris County Woman Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girl, 8
A woman from Wharton is accused of sexually assaulting a girl during a three-month period in 2013, and physically assaulting her from June 2013 until April 2014, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp said.