Morristown Green was originally launched in 2007 by the Newark Star-Ledger as an online experiment. It was relaunched in 2010 as an independent site by journalist Kevin Coughlin after he left the Star-Ledger. The site covers community news, events and business. Bonus points: Coughlin has received numerous community awards. Revenue: Grants, advertising.
Editor, publisher, coffee shop fixture
Greater Morristown is bigger than a town, and smaller than a large city. Our primary emphasis is Morristown, Morris Township and Morris Plains.
Progressive issues: Gun reform, immigration
Facebook. Our stories generate more comments there than on our site. Crime, certain human interest pieces and development issues get lots of reach on FB.
Can't find a commission sales person. Juggling news and business operations is extremely challenging.
Not since lately. MorristownGreen.com was cited in this report by the Dodge Foundation, which was covered widely by digital media outlets: