An estimated 1,500 area residents at least stopped by last week's Warren Township's Yuletide Bonfire and Fireworks Winter Festival, a growing annual community event that this year added fireworks to its lineup. This story includes links to earlier photos and a video of a dance flash mob.
The Warren Township Committee has asked its professional staff to move ahead with laying the ground work for funding and construction of a municipal annex anticipated to cost about $4.3 million. The expansion would house updated police and municipal facilities. Officials say the tab should be mostly covered by tax income from new residential construction under a pilot program.
David Bird, 55, of the Millington section in Long Hill Township now has been missing for two solid weeks, and the Morris County Prosecutor's Office said mid-week there was no new information. The search still was focused on the same area around Bird's home, but was suspended temporarily in the snow.