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State Football Playoff Outlook: Well, It Is a Mess, Once Again

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS,  NJ - There has been a tremendous amount of criticism heaped on the NJSIAA for the new United Power Rankings.  A complicated formula that no one is 100 percent sure is accurate at any time, it basically breaks the ranking of teams into numbers - The Born Power Index and average power points.  

The Born Power Index has been around since 1962, and is a ...

Lavallette Beach Unveils Brendan Tevlin Memorial Playground

October 13, 2018

LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years after he was fatally shot in West Orange.

Firefighters and other volunteers from across the ...

24th Annual Pinelands Jamboree this Saturday October 13 at Wells Mills Park

WARETOWN - The 24th Annual Pinelands Jamboree will take place this Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m at Wells Mills County Park in Waretown.  There is no cost for this day of fun. 

The program features an all day, live stage concert of country, bluegrass and traditional music presented by the musicians from Albert Music Hall, Waretown, NJ.

It is a day ...

FEMA Forgives Belmar’s $4.4 Million Loan for Superstorm Sandy Recovery

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar will not have to pay back a $4.4 million federal community disaster loan after completing a tedious process that documented how the borough used the funds for its recovery from Superstorm Sandy.

The borough learned last week that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has forgiven the loan, which it received to help the borough remain fiscally stable after the ...

Columbus Day Weekend Packs Plenty of Events in the LBI Region

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce invites everyone to celebrate fall during Columbus Day Weekend October 5-8 and take advantage of the Long Beach Island Region's best time of year.

Whether it is on the beach, bay or the pines there will be plenty of opportunities to enjoy the beauty of the fall season.

Enjoy new, returning and time tested events ...

Red Bank Historic Walking Tour – Saturday, October 20th

October 18, 2018

RED BANK, NJ – The Red Bank Library offers an array of events throughout the year.  One of the best is the Red Bank Historical Walking Tour, led by Cathy Lou Colmogren.   

When: Saturday, October 20th, 11:00am

Where: Begins at the Eisner Public Library and ends at the Galleria

What Else:  Limited to 20 people.  Registration is strongly encouraged.  To ...

Statewide Conference will Convene over 550 Leaders from Non-Profits, Business and Philanthropy

October 17, 2018

The Center for Non-Profits, New Jersey’s umbrella organization for the charitable community will convene over 550 attendees for the largest annual gathering of non-profit leaders and allies, at its 2018 New Jersey Non-Profit Conference, Raising the Voices of Our Communities, Wednesday, December 5 at The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, New Jersey.

This ...

Lodi Teacher Charged with $550K Healthcare Fraud involving School Employees Health Benefits Program

October 13, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - A 45 year old Nutley resident, who teaches in the Lodi School District, was indicted by a federal grand jury this week on charges of conspiring to defraud the N.J. School Employees’ Health Benefits Program (SEHBP) with false claims for medically unnecessary prescriptions.

Jason Nardachone made his first court appearance on Thursday in Newark Federal ...

Fair Lawn BOE Trustee Accused of Creating Hostile Work Environment for TJ Teachers

FAIR LAWN, NJ - Four middle school teachers have filed a complaint against Board of Education trustee Jeffrey Klein for interfering with teacher classroom procedures, using his position to acquire benefits for a family member, and harassment and intimidation of staff. Klein, who is running for re-election in November, “vigorously denies” the claims.

Drew Altorfer, Dana Faley, ...

Vote for candidates that show up!

October 18, 2018

On Monday night I had the opportunity to hear from candidates running for Council and School Board thanks to a great program put on by the Junior Women's Club of Hasbrouck Heights. Two candidates for Board of Education, Cara Murray & Lauren Terranova, and two candidates for Town Council, Steven Reyngoudt and Helayne Weiss. The candidates were all well prepared and well versed on the ...

Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to Retired NJ Researcher at Holmdel-Based Bell Labs

October 9, 2018

HOLMDEL, NJ — Retired Bell Laboratories researcher Arthur Ashkin has earned a 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics for an invention he made more than 30 years ago — optical tweezers, a groundbreaking tool made of light that grabs particles, atoms, viruses and other living cells with its radiation-beam fingers.

Ashkin, who currently lives in Rumson, was a physicist at Holmdel-based Bell ...

'Joker' Filming in Newark Will Close These Roads

NEWARK, NJ - Filming for “Joker,” a movie that tells the backstory of the popular Batman villain, is coming to Newark in about a week.

Crews will be on hand from Oct. 13 to 16, and a number of road closures and parking restrictions are expected around Downtown during that time.

The movie is scheduled to be released next year and stars Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker. It’s ...

TAPinto Paterson Video: Paterson Music Project Performs America the Beautiful


PATERSON, NJ - On a day that will be remembered as momentous in Paterson's history, the Paterson Music Project performed "America the Beautiful" with the majestic Great Falls as a backdrop. It was part of the grand re-opening of Overlook Park and the opening of the Great Falls Amphitheatre.

TAPinto Paterson was honored to see it live, and proud to share it with our ...

Jersey Shore’s ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino to Spend 8 Months in Prison for Admitting to Tax Evasion

NEWARK, NJ — Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino of reality television’s “Jersey Shore” has been sentenced to eight months in prison for violating federal tax laws, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey.

Sorrentino also was ordered Friday, October 5 by U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton to serve two years of supervised ...

Autumn Air Conditioner Tune-Ups Just Make Sense

Last time we checked, it was barely the beginning of summer, and now it’s already autumn. How did your air conditioner hold up over the past few months? 

If you skipped having your system maintained in the spring or summer, it’s important make sure it’s still in good shape now so you can stay comfortable next season.

The number one cause of air conditioning and ...