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Senior citizens across the state are being targeted through a phone scam. Victims are contacted, via phone, and informed that their grandchild was in an accident or was arrested and they are in need of bail money to be released. The caller tells the victim the sum of money needed and sends a courier to their home to pick it up or directs them to wire the money or purchase gift cards.
There have been over 70 incidents reported statewide with several occurring in Morris County. Anyone receiving a similar call is asked to contact their local Police Department immediately.
Large/bulky items and metal pickups—Mount Olive has resumed all large/bulky items and metal pickups. Beginning May 13th large/bulky items will be collected. The next Metal pickup is scheduled for May 28th. Forms and payment for large/bulk items must be received by the preceding Monday via drop box outside the municipal building. Please mark the envelope ‘solid waste scheduling’. There is no fee for metal pickup. Please email your form or request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the Tuesday prior to pickup.