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Mental Habits to Stop If you Want to Be Mentally Tough

Some people, such as those in the military, think about mental toughness all the time, even make a career of it. Others never really think about it all, but maybe don’t have to because it’s within them all the time. Joan talks about her mental toughness as she went through what most consider the worst things that can happen to any of us.

Q. What made you think of ‘mental ...

Glen Rock Green Team Puts Out Lawn Care Survey

April 17, 2019

GLEN ROCK, NJ - You may be aware that the Green Team has named 2019 the year of Air and Water. As part of this year’s program, the Green Team is looking for information from the residents of Glen Rock to understand how residents currently care for their lawns. Please take a few minutes to provide your answers to the survey. This survey is brief – and should only take you a few minutes ...

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center and Bergen Community College Working Together to Provide Access to Education for Staff at Medical Center

PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge is pleased to announce a new partnership with Bergen Community College (BCC). Full-time Bergen New Bridge employees may now receive a 50% discount on tuition at BCC beginning with the 2019-2020 academic year.

“We are advocates for education and are committed to providing resources and strategic alliances to help further educational opportunities ...

Glen Rock Police Seeking Summer Apprentice as Public Safety Intern

Job Description: Internship (((Local Government: Law Enforcement // City Management)))

The Borough of Glen Rock is looking for a responsible and self-motivated individual interested in the field of law enforcement to assist the Glen Rock Police Department Records Bureau with records archiving and destruction. Some of the responsibilities are as follows:

• Identify, index, and label ...

Taxpayers Who Can’t Pay Their Taxes Should Still File On Time

With the tax filing due date just a few days away, it is important to remember to both file and pay any taxes due by the April 15th deadine. Taxpayers who do not file and pay timely will see their tax debt grow. In fact, penalties and interest can cause a debt to grow by more than thirty percent in just a few months.

Here are some tips for taxpayers who owe tax, but who ...

Holy Thursday's Watch Offers an Opportunity for Reflection and Prayer

Connectivity – a doublespeak word if there ever was one.

It is, in fact, dis-connectivity. Life through devices makes us not present in our immediate world and takes us outside of ourselves and into the world of entertainment, sports, social media, etc.

My favorite is the commercial for some streaming service where the guy says “Now you watch movies on your phone,” as if ...

Glen Rock Police Blotter - April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019

During the period between April 8 and April 14, 2019 members of the GRPD handled 335 calls for service, the highlights of which included:

April 8 - 6:45 PM – A female resident of Leigh Terrace reported a suspicious incident that occurred a few minutes earlier on Prospect Street near Manor Court. The adult female reported that while she was running on Prospect Street, a Hispanic ...

New Jersey-Based Jaguar USA Wins Three World Car Awards at the 2019 New York International Auto Show

April 18, 2019

NEW YORK, NY -- Jaguar USA, based in Mahwah, New Jersey, was the recipient of the top three World Car Awards at the New York International Auto Show this year for the same model, the Jaguar I-PACE.

Entirely electric and in the SUV category, the Jaguar I-PACE received the awards for World Car of the Year, Design of the Year, and Green Car of the Year. It is unprecedented for one manufacturer to ...

More than Just Books, Totowa Public Library is Local Center for Community Events

TOTOWA, NJ -- TAPintoTV caught up with staff members at the Totowa Public Library at the recent “Mind and Body Expo” to learn about the many events and community services frequently hosted at the library.

“It’s a chance for everybody to come out and learn more about themselves,” said Philip Schirner, Page at the Totowa Library, speaking about the Anxiety and ...

Wandering Ridgewood Goat Recovering From Pneumonia At Oradell Animal Hospital

April 13, 2019

PARAMUS - A young goat found wandering a Ridgewood cemetery last week is continuing to recuperate at Oradell Animal Hospital.

After being corralled by police, cemetery workers and animal control on April 5 at Valleau Cemetery, the 7-month old male goat was brought to the animal hospital for medical attention.

On Friday morning, the animal hospital provided an update on the pygmy goat, which ...

Glen Rock Dog Park Fundraiser--Call Out the Hounds!

GLEN ROCK, NJ - Progress on Glen Rock's Dog Park continues to move forward with a fundraiser this evening at Iachetti's Kitchen, 918 Prospect Street where they're hosting a dinner special for $35.

Meanwhile, in spite of the untimely death of its pro-bono contracter, the project is still planned for a late spring groundbreaking.

Located behind the Glen Rock Recycling Center, 390 ...

Recall Issued on Wet Cat Food Due to Potential Rubber Pieces

A limited amount of Muse wet cat food, Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in three-ounce cans has been recalled, announced Nestle Purina PetCare Company. The product could contain rubber pieces that are translucent yellow with a blue backing, which may present a potential choking hazard, they said.

"We're pet owners and pet lovers, and our number one commitment is the health and ...

Crunch Time at NJ-Based Manischewitz Company as Passover Approaches

April 16, 2019

Much has changed since more than 100 jobs were slashed at the Manischewitz Matzo Factory in Newark almost two years ago.

Sheets and sheets of matzo used to be made at the factory on Avenue K, which runs parallel to Route 9, every spring for Passover.

“When you do it in a commercial factory, it’s quite a challenge not to have any dough carry over from one batch to the ...

NJ Girl Scout Teaches Kids Healthy Cooking & Eating with Classes, Videos

This story first appeared on TAPinto Springfield.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, childhood obesity rates have more than tripled since the 1970s. One Springfield Girl Scout is looking to make a change to that statistic by encouraging the next generation to eat healthier in a simple and fun way.

“I just realized childhood obesity is a growing American ...

New Jersey Date Night: Comfort Food Restaurants to Brighten a Bad Day

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

It happens to the best of us. The culprit can be a flat tire or perhaps a demanding boss with attention deficit disorder. Or maybe it’s dealing with screaming, unsatisfied children or irritated, displeased clients. So many situations can lead to a bad day, and a bad day in New Jersey can be torturous.

Music & Food Festival in Fanwood will Honor World Autism Month

April is World Autism Month, and Fanwood, NJ, is gearing up for its annual Rockin’ For Autism festival on Sunday, April 28.

Rockin’ for Autism is the brainchild of 17-year-old Fanwood resident Mallory Banks, who since 2011 has raised more than $52,000 in honor of her brother, Ethan. In 2018, Rockin’ For Autism was named the top autism awareness fundraiser for Autism New ...

How Spring Weather Affects Your System

We need April showers to bring May flowers, but spring storms aren’t always kind to your heating and air conditioning system. There are several major ways extreme weather can affect your system; be aware of the following:

Flying debris

With potentially drastic changes in temperatures, you’re more likely to experience harsh storms. All that wind can create flying debris that ...

Bergen County Celebrates Grand Reopening of Conklin Building

April 5, 2019

HACKENSACK, NJ -- In 1929, Bergen County opened the Conklin Building at 125 Essex Street in Hackensack to serve as the county’s “Child Welfare Department.” From its earliest days, this building provided services and support for Bergen County’s neediest children and young adults. After 90 years of operation, the building needed significant renovations to meet the current ...

Long Beach Island's New Landmarks: The LBI Hotel and the Arlington Beach Club Nearing Completion

April 17, 2019

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - If you have traveled to Long Beach Island recently you have seen the two new large structures at the entrance to Ship Bottom. LBI is changing and changing rapidly with these two properties. 

Hotel LBI is close to completion.  It is a project by the Mercer Management Group which also owns the Mallard Island Yacht Club, The Mainland at the Holiday Inn and the Bonnet ...

Paramus Farmers Market: Returning Favorites, New Vendors

PARAMUS – When the Paramus Farmers Market opens next month, there will be some new vendors, as well as many returning favorites, setting up shop for the 2019 season.

The weekly market kicks off May 29 and will be held every Wednesday through Oct. 16 from 2 to 7 p.m. in the north parking lot at Petruska Park, 475 Farview Avenue. 

Now in its sixth year, the market continues to ...

Input Sought On Hackensack's Next Public Art Project

HACKENSACK, NJ – As work nears completion on a large mural on Demarest Place, the public is being asked for input on what other types of art projects they’d like to see around the city.

Through Friday, Creative Hackensack, a community-based organization made up of art advocates, will have a booth set up at 135 Main Street where suggestions for the next project can be ...

Mall Parking Problem? Mercedes Winds Up Wedged On Top of Toyota

PARAMUS – Instead of cruising into a parking spot, a driver wound up wedging their car onto the top of another sedan outside of the Outlets at Bergen Town Center.

The incident occurred just before noon on Tuesday near Ulta Beauty, according to Max Zavian, who was walking into the mall. The Bergen County resident shot a quick video of the aftermath, which shows a Mercedes atop of a ...