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September 18, 2018

NEWARK, NJ — A comic book artist from West Orange admitted in federal court on Monday to distributing thousands of images and videos of child sexual abuse, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito Timothy Yates, 31, who was previously arrested and charged by complaint on April 4, pleaded ...

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Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ in Partnership with Passaic County Department of Health & Board of Chosen Freeholders All are welcome at this “women-focused” event with activities for the whole family! The mission of October’s perennial ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Each week Beth Moroney shares her latest book review in her column "Beth's Book Review' on TAPinto Nutley. Reviews range from the latest thrillers, memoirs, to self improvement and classics.    Moroney is a former English teacher and administrator in the Edison Public School ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Board of Commissioners approved contracts for the ongoing redevelopment of the On3 campus, road work, and raffles at their recent meeting.  Roadwork resolutions passed and a permit fee was waived due to storm damage during the Tuesday, Sept. 4 Board of Commissioners public ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint legislative panel expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a joint hearing of ...

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THREE BRIDGES, N.J. — Anticipation..... It's been three months since it was determined that Edith the donkey was expecting. As of the morning of Sept. 17, the stork had yet to arrive.  Donkeys, Edith and her daughter, Gloria were a gift to Christiana Capra, founder and director of Spring ...

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Many current and former patients have asked us this question. To help better answer these concerns, we hope this should provide some clarity. We will be covering similarities and differences between both practitioners. Some areas of practice will differ from state-to-state due to legal ...

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WAYNE, NJ –  The local North Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen is launching a new “Women’s Wellness Expo” as an unofficial kickoff  to the annual National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October.  The free expo will feature free health screenings, informative speakers and local resources so ...

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ASBURY, N.J. — The College Preparatory Invitational (CPI) New Jersey was held Sept. 15 and 16 at The Ridge, Asbury, N.J. USHJA President Mary Babick judged the horse show on Sept. 16. The day before, young riders learned from Olympian Nona Garson, who owns The Ridge. There was also a college ...

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RED BANK, NJ - While visiting south Jersey I saw this couple walking their dog. Nothing unusual about that, right? Except I was fascinated by the Roman chariot-like harness that their dog was attached to. Chrissy and David Daniel opened up their home and their hearts to “Carson”, a mixed ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The cast of the Nutley Parks and Recreation Drama Program production of 'The Wizard of Oz.'  Rehearsals are going on now, with performances in early December.  Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci and the Department of Parks and Recreation invites the community to travel "down the yellow ...

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Cedar Grove, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. congratulated 20 Essex County artists who received awards in the Annual Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show. The artists were recognized during an awards ceremony on Thursday, September 13th in the Robert O’Toole Community ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A series of school bus safety bills that aim to improve bus safety and accident response, make bus drivers and company’s more accountable and require every student to carry an identification card at school-sponsored, off-campus activities cleared the Senate Budget and Appropriations ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Health Department will host a vaccine clinic for senior citizens and adults over 18 on Thursday Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The flue vaccines are free for people with Traditional Medicare Part B. Residents who are uninsured or underinsured may also be eligible for the ...

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BELMAR, NJ — While Belmar businesses have until mid-May to replace plastic bags with more eco-friendly options, borough officials are considering whether to throw plastic straws and plastic foam containers into the mix. During its effort this winter to ensure merchants are prepared for the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - TAPinto Nutley is proud to have joined other locally owned businesses as a sponsor of the 'First Annual Nutley Rotary Classic Car Show' this past week.  Dozens of classic vehicles were parked up and down Franklin Avenue on Wednesday as a part of a fundraiser to support the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Skylar and Kai, both Jets fans, registered to vote today at the Greenutley Farmers Market. The voter registration table was hosted by the League of Women Voters.  Residents, and people working in Nutley, can fill out voter registration forms in town hall. Voter registration forms ...

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Although Belmar’s official beach season is over and lifeguards are off duty, a skeleton staff of lifeguards is patrolling the oceanfront in utility vehicles today. BELMAR, NJ — With a blink of an eye, summer is over. Although the sun has made a grand return, a week of rainy, dreary weather — ...

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MASSILLON, Oh. — Montclair High School has established itself as one of the best football teams in New Jersey over the past few decades, with a rich legacy and tradition unlike any other program in the Garden State.  This weekend, it will lock horns with another team carrying all those same ...

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FREEHOLD, N.J. — Soon to be Hall of Fame member, Foiled Again was the star of the Open Space Pace at  Freehold Raceway on Sept. 15. The Open Space Pace is a nonprofit organization with a mission to celebrate the horse, New Jersey’s official state animal, and to promote open space in the nation’s ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Inspired by Glen Ridge ex-pat Julie Jordan Scott of Bakersfield CA, TAPinto Nutley is continuing its summer photo safari of 'Shopping Carts in the Wild' into fall.  This steel and plastic cart was seen lurking near the historic cemetery on Passaic Ave. As migratory habits of ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - All seven Morris County Freeholders were on hand to officially open Gov. Chris Christie Drive today. The road, which is off Hanover Avenue in Morris Township is now the main access road for the Central Park of Morris county.  Speaking at the ceremony, Freeholder Director ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - There is still time for residents of all ages to enter the Nutley Historical Society's 'Picturing Nutley' photo contest. An exhibit of the best best photos will follow at the Nutley Public Library in 2019. Subjects of photos must be current photos of the township, historical photos ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Students and staff are transitioning well to the new high school drop schedule, Superintendent David Miceli said at the Thursday, Sep. 13 Board of Education (BOE) meeting. The purpose of the drop schedule is to give students more opportunities within the school, including ...

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READINGTON, N.J. – A German Shepherd that has a history of “running at large” from a farm on Dreahook Road here mauled and killed a poodle as his owner was walking him and another dog along Dreahook Road, reports show. Pamela Yula was walking Bentley – her 12-year-old white poodle – along with ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley High School is hosting a car wash today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on New St. Come out and have your car washed for $5, trucks are $7. 

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NUTLEY, NJ - TAPinto Nutley is now on Instagram. click the link to follow us.  The TAPinto Nutley Instagram account includes photos from our news department plus special moments captured around the township.  TAPintoNutley.net is a member of the New Jersey Press Association, and is the only ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Commissioner Mauro Tucci canceled tonight's showing of Disney's 'Coco' because of wet turf conditions at the Nutley Park Oval.  While there is no rain in the forecast, the field at the Oval is wet. The movie would have been shown on the big screen with guests sitting on ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The director of Essex County College's (ECC) police academy announced today that he was placed on administrative leave, possibly signaling a sale of the training grounds. “After serving as the Academy Director for the past 14 years, I have been placed on ‘administrative leave’ until ...

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DEVON-BERWYN, 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 ...

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