News

January 23, 2019

SOMERSET, NJ - School officials contacted police around 12:45, Wednesday afternoon to report a bomb threat called in by an unidentified person according to a news release.   "Patrol officers and detectives responded to the scene," FTPD Lt. Phil Rizzo said in a statement.  "School administrators ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—  Gov. Phil Murphy and his administration were in Camden Wednesday to announce new initiatives the state is launching to combat the opioid epidemic — including adding opioid addiction as a condition under the state’s medical marijuana program. The initiatives are part of $100 million ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System's President & Chief Executive Office, Brian Gragnolati, and the organization's Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Nikki Sumpter, have issued statements and detailed information regarding initiatives Atlantic Health System is putting ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University will postpone collection of currently unpaid tuition and other fees from federal employees furloughed during the government shutdown, and their dependents. “This is one way that we can minimize that stress and eliminate disruption of academic careers while ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University will postpone collection of currently unpaid tuition and other fees from federal employees furloughed during the government shutdown, and their dependents. “This is one way that we can minimize that stress and eliminate disruption of academic careers while ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey continues their dedication to the evolving business professional in 2019, with resources and programs that focus on the gig economy, millennials, social media marketing, and more. "Providing diverse collections and responding ...

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BELMAR, NJ — While state law now bans smoking on all New Jersey public beaches, it’s been five years since lighting up became totally off-limits along Belmar’s beach and boardwalk. And according to Belmar officials, there have been few problems — or complaints — caused by the restriction, which ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -  Bayonne’s offerings got tastier on Tuesday with the grand opening of Paixstries Bakery at 1087 Avenue C. While owning and operating a business is new to Justine Blandon, the French Culinary Institute trained pastry chef has all the ingredients to make a successful go of it, ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—  Gov. Phil Murphy and his administration were in Camden today to announce new initiatives the state is launching to combat the opioid epidemic — including adding opioid addiction as a condition under the state’s medical marijuana program. The initiatives are part of $100 million ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—  Gov. Phil Murphy and his administration were in Camden today to announce new initiatives the state is launching to combat the opioid epidemic — including adding opioid addiction as a condition under the state’s medical marijuana program. The initiatives are part of $100 million ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—  Gov. Phil Murphy and his administration were in Camden today to announce new initiatives the state is launching to combat the opioid epidemic — including adding opioid addiction as a condition under the state’s medical marijuana program. The initiatives are part of $100 million ...

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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Wrestling Program hit win number 800 over the weekend when the team competed in the Jack Welch Duals way in Moorestown. Newton competed in three matches and took each one as a win. They took on Moorestown first and won 68-3, then took ok Egg Harbor and beat them 65-9 and ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The newly formed Newton High School VEX robotics team competed at the Sparta High School VEX competition last week.  They competed against teams from Sparta, High Point, Kittatinny and 50 other schools. The members of the team Edward Holder, Josh Dix, Sean Dunn, Liam Cunningham and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System's President & Chief Executive Office, Brian Gragnolati, and the organization's Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Nikki Sumpter, have issued statements and detailed information regarding initiatives Atlantic Health System is putting ...

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NEWTON, NJ – Sparta High School boys shut down Newton on Tuesday 66-44. Playing on the Braves court, four Spartans scored in the double digits. Sparta was strong right from tip off with 30 points in the first quarter.  They had put up 39 by the half to Newton’s 14. Dante Joefield led with 16 ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Police and fire units reported to Candlewood Suites for a smoke condition at approximately 5:20 pm Wednesday, according to a Breaking News Network alert.  A light haze of smoke and an electrical odor was reported, according to the BNN alert. Units were still on the scene as of ...

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PATERSON, NJ - With the government shutdown now in its 33rd day, St. Joseph’s Health is doing its part of make sure that federal employees currently out of work, or working without pay, including approximately 6,700 in New Jersey, are able to continue to receive emergency medical care at both St.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Jack Morris, president and CEO of Piscataway-based Edgewood Properties, developer of The Edge luxury apartments on West Main Street, is deferring rent payments at all of his New Jersey residential properties for those federal employees impacted by the federal government ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Atlantic Health System's President & Chief Executive Office, Brian Gragnolati, and the organization's Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Nikki Sumpter, have issued statements and detailed information regarding initiatives Atlantic Health System is putting ...

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CLARK, NJ – Clark Recreation Director Ralph Bernardo presented the fourth annual “Volunteer of the Year” award at Tuesday evening’s township council meeting.  This year’s award went to Eddie and Anthony Bogash, a father and son team of volunteers. “These two gentlemen have gone above and beyond ...

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The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.   1. 1/15/2019 @ 6:58 p.m. Garden State Parkway 137 ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County Sheriff Frank Provenzano will remove his badge at the end of this year, retiring after a 50-year law enforcement career that began in Bridgewater as a rookie cop in 1968. He immediately endorsed North Plainfied Police Chief William Parenti to replace him after ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots have re-signed All-Star catcher Yovan Gonzalez for the 2019 season. “I’m really happy to be back with the team again this year,” said Gonzalez. “I’m also really excited and ready to get a chance to bring the trophy back to Somerset! Let’s go!” Gonzalez ...

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Etheridge Family Medicine: Where we focus on preventive care for a long, healthy and prosperous life. SOMERSET, NJ - TAPinto "Spotlight on Business" features local businesses and their owners who are vested in the community at large. These businesses which will be featured make it possible ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Jack Morris, president and CEO of Piscataway-based Edgewood Properties, developer of The Edge luxury apartments on West Main Street, is deferring rent payments at all of his New Jersey residential properties for those federal employees impacted by the federal government ...

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NEWS BRUNSWICK, NJ - An East Brunswick youth who had pleaded guilty to two counts of armed robbery was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in the juvenile corrections facility, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said in a statement today. Superior Court Judge Marcia Silva ordered the 17-year-old ...

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Sidney Blanchard, one of NJ’s most influential nonprofit change-makers, returns to his community activist roots. ELIZABETH, NJ - In the 40 years since Sid Blanchard put down his state social work career to launch Community Access Unlimited (CAU), he has secured his place as a founding father of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System's President & Chief Executive Office, Brian Gragnolati, and the organization's Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Nikki Sumpter, have issued statements and detailed information regarding initiatives Atlantic Health System is putting ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Down 5-4 with less than 90 seconds remaining, Hilltopper junior Tom Pryymak scored with 1:17 remaining to tie the score and then, for good measure, turned around and netted the game-winner 22 seconds later giving the Summit High School Boys Varsity Hockey team a dramatic 6-5 triumph ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Middle and high school students will get a hands-on opportunity to learn about water infrastructure and treatment at the Newark Pequannock Watershed. The program is part of the city’s Department of Water and Sewer Utilities' watershed management plan. Students who graduate from the ...

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