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September 23, 2018

Woodbridge, NJ -  Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin on Monday will announce a series of proposals to address food insecurity and tackle hunger in the state.  The Speaker will be joined by Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey Executive Director Renee Wolf Koubiadis, Food Pantry Worker and Edison ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The two-month maintenance project on Belmar’s Main Street/Route 71 bridge will begin tomorrow, September 24. During the work, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction, as crews will complete repairs on one-half of the span and then move to the other half, according to a ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A new electronic sign was installed last week in front of the South Plainfield Senior Center. The sign, according to the center’s director Tree Olano, will be updated weekly to provide current and prospective members with information on weekly and special events.  “The new ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The check may be in the mail each year, but the Bernards Township Committee wants to verify that the amount that the state reimburses the municipality for hotel and motel taxes collected is actually correct. The Township Committee has on its Tuesday agenda a proposal to ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - If there was any doubt about the enthusiasm the 2018 Chatham football team is generating in town, it was put to rest in the home opener on Saturday. The parking lot at Cougar Field had to be closed down because it had reached capacity and there was plenty of excitement generated on ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ - Tom Bergeron, Editor and Chief Content Officer of ROI-NJ, speaks with TAPintoTV on the one-year anniversary of its launch. ROI-NJ (Return on Information, New Jersey) is a media company created to inform and connect businesses across the state. "We're thrilled to celebrate the ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - This year's Jersey Harmony Explosion, a festival where professional acapella and barbershop performers bring their talents and expertise to aspiring singers, was hosted at James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell, NJ. "I loved hearing all the barbershop quartets sing for ...

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BOGOTA, NJ - Senior running back Jake Colon scored two touchdowns, and freshman quarterback Nino Iacovino threw two touchdown passes to Drew Packen as Wood-Ridge defeated Bogota, 34-12, in NJIC Patriot League action Saturday in Bogota.  Iacovino also ran for a 47-yard score for the Blue Devils, who ...

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PHILLIPSBURG -- Union knew it had something special coming into the season. But before Friday night, not many else around the state were aware of its potential. After Friday, the Farmers’ bandwagon is going to start filling up fast.  In one of the most exhilarating, shocking, and downright ...

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NETCONG, NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, Chief of Investigations Stephen Wilson, Jr., and Netcong Police Chief James Blesson announce the arrest of two drug traffickers and the seizure of approximately 10 kilograms of suspected heroin, 10 kilograms of suspected cocaine and $103,180 in ...

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JACKSON - Erika Barbera scored a goal and dished an assist to lead Southern to a 2-0 victory against Jackson Memorial in Jackson. Southern scored both goals in the second half and their record improves to 6-0 with the victory. Ruby Ramales added a goal and Emma Wilhelm chipped in an assist ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Local car lovers enjoyed about 155 cars, Jeeps, trucks and motorcycles at the second annual Westfield Police Benevolent Association Car Show Saturday at the South Avenue train station parking lot.  Adults and children alike viewed a variety of vehicles and enjoyed food from ...

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NORTH ARLINGTON - Jason Lopez had a goal and goalkeeper Philip Iacovelli made 15 saves as Wood-Ridge and North Arlington tied 1-1 in North Jersey Interscholastic Conference soccer Saturday morning in North Arlington. Lopez gave the Blue Devils a 1-0 lead in the first half.  Dylan Jurado scored ...

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STAFFORD - The Southern Ram's have been searching for their first victory of the season and they found it on Homecoming Day Saturday afternoon at Southern. Carmen Deo threw for two touchdowns and 81 yards.  He also scored on a short touchdown run.  Thomas Barnett was effective as he ran for 65 ...

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GARFIELD, NJ -  It was a Saturday morning slugfest.  And the scoring started before everyone had finished their morning coffee. Jake Diaz returned the opening kickoff 85 yards, and converted the extra point, and the Aviators had a 7-0 lead before you could blink.  (Diaz’s extra point cleared the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 16th Annual Morristown Community Family Day got underway on Saturday September 22 at Cauldwell Park. Attendees enjoyed live music, grilled food, sweets, games, informational booths and more.  Tim Dougherty, Mayor of Morristown, was present at the event and happy to share his ...

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DEVON, PA — Dressage at Devon (DAD) (www.dressageatdevon.org) announced that Lisa Schmidt, founder of Adult Amateur Dressage Access (AADA) (www.aadressageaccess.com), will present at DAD on Saturday, Sept. 29, in the picnic area near the Pub. She will provide insights and tips targeted to the Adult ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ -  It's official.  Today marks the start of the Fall season, and soon enough, the leaves will change and colors will pop, to the delight of leaf peepers. What better way to mark the start of the autumnal season than to visit a park.  National Park Service sites that charge an ...

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WARREN, NJ -  It's official.  Today marks the start of the Fall season, and soon enough, the leaves will change and colors will pop, to the delight of leaf peepers. What better way to mark the start of the autumnal season than to visit a park.  National Park Service sites that charge an entrance ...

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Create a colorful and fragrant fall finale in your garden with groundcovers and vines. Blanket the earth with hardy groundcovers that add seasonal interest. Then direct your eye skyward with vines climbing on trellises, fences and arbors. Add a cloud of fragrant beauty with the white flowers of ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - More details were provided to the Bridgewater planning board on the proposed New Jersey Center of Excellence, with a focus on traffic improvements planned for Route 202/206. In early 2016, the township council approved an ordinance, on recommendation of the planning board, for ...

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READINGTON, NJ -  An investigation into two deaths here first reported yesterday has revealed it was a murder-suicide, Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III stated today in a press release. The incident is a result of domestic violence, he said. Readington police were dispatched to ...

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RARITAN, NJ – USMC Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone, a local hero and true American hero, will be honored by the US Postal Service with the naming of the Raritan Post Office in his honor, 73 years after he gave his life on the beaches of Iwo Jima in the closing days of WWII. The ceremony will be held ...

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RARITAN, NJ – USMC Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone, a local hero and true American hero, will be honored by the US Postal Service with the naming of the Raritan Post Office in his honor, 73 years after he gave his life on the beaches of Iwo Jima in the closing days of WWII. The ceremony will be held ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Summit rallied from a 3-1 halftime deficit to go on and beat the South Plainfield Tigers 6-5 in overtime. The Lady Hilltoppers had a balanced offensive attack receiving goals from six different players. South Plainfield received a hat trick from Lauren Calvey and two goals ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots (1-2) defeated the Long Island Ducks (2-1) 8-4 in Game 3 of the Liberty Division Championship Series before an Atlantic League Playoff record 8,143 fans at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday evening. The Patriots cut the Ducks lead to 2-1 in the best-of-five ...

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READINGTON, N.J. -  An investigation into two deaths here first reported yesterday has revealed it was a murder-suicide, Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III stated today in a press release. The incident is a result of domestic violence, he said. Readington police were dispatched ...

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EDISON, NJ - The New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Menlo Park serves local veterans and their spouses. The facility is run by The New Jersey Department of Military and Veteran Affairs and was built in 1999. It is a modern skilled care nursing home providing 24/7 healthcare.  The facility is ...

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