Fire Guts Home, River Drowning, Thousand Santas Top Regional News
Woman killed in crash, pedestrian struck also among headlines.
Police believe the fire started by a bucket of hot ashes that was placed outside near the home.
Beverly White, a former Chatham and Florham Park resident, died after crashing her car into a tree in Chatham.
Police are continuing to investigate the crash.
The new light is just part of the state Department of Transportation's plans to improve safety on the highway.
The annual Morristown tradition continued this year as more than a thousand people dressed in Santa suits visited the local bars.
Police said an 80-year-old was cutting down trees when he slipped and fell down an enbankment.
When the devoted community member passed away at 79, his holiday tradition for the past 20 years ceased.
The Presbyterian Church of Basking Ridge held its annual Christmas Eve. carolling event on Monday, drawing a crowd of about 500 people.