Can you believe it’s only been a week since classes resumed for local students? It feels like months ago! Either way, the first full week of school was a busy one in the news department.
Here’s a recap of what went on this week. Click on the headline for the full article.
A Long Valley woman fell from her bike while riding on West Valley Brook Road Monday afternoon, according to police. Once first responders arrived, they realized the 47-year-old woman had severe head trauma and was taken by helicopter to Morristown Medical Center.
Just 10 days away from the annual Fireworks Festival and Parade, the Washington Township Community Events Organization and Chief of Police could not come to terms on a parade route for a variety of reasons. See what the governing body decided to do about it.
A pet dog was attacked by a rabid skunk a couple weeks ago, and Washington Township’s Health Officer spoke about the frequency with which wild animals are infected with the potentially deadly disease.
Brennan Sharkey is a strong distance runner. She’s also notched her name in a handful of record books, and now owns the second best female time in the history of a course in Randolph. And that was only during the first meet of the season!
The first day of school was a gorgeous one, and parents kept those camera fingers clicking! We had some great photos sent our way of youngsters preparing for the start of the school year. Check them out!