Sunday's COVID-19 Numbers from New Jersey

September 21, 2020

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Sunday afternoon.

In New Jersey, there were 457 new cases reported, with three new deaths. Statewide, there are 199,762 positive cases and 14,276 deaths, and 1,791 probable COVID-19 fatalities.

According to Murphy, Bergen County has 22,168 positive ...

Saturday's COVID-19 Numbers from Around New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Saturday.

In New Jersey, there were 489 new cases reported, with three new deaths. Statewide, there are 199,309 positive cases and 14,273 deaths, and 1,791 probable COVID-19 fatalities.

According to Murphy, Bergen County has 22,145 positive cases, and ...

Friday's COVID-19 Figures from Bergen County and the State

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Friday afternoon press conference where he denounced the two gunmen who fired on the home of two Camden County police officers while their newborn baby was inside. He also touted the new legislation he signed Friday morning that requires the New Jersey Dept. of Environmental ...

Bergen County Zoo Opens In Time for Labor Day

September 7, 2020

HACKENSACK, NJ – Families will again be able to enjoy a day at the zoo when Bergen County Zoo, located in Van Saun County Park, will officially reopen to the general public just in time for Labor Day, it was announced by Bergen County Executive James Tedesco. 

The Zoo will reopen with several newly installed upgrades to enforce social distancing and encourage ...

Webinar: Start Your Own Business with TAPinto

September 9, 2020

Are you thinking about starting TAPinto in your community?  Join us for an informational webinar about starting and owning your own local news site with TAPinto.

Webinars are being offered on:

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at noon.  Register here.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 1 p.m.  Register here.

Livingston Sisters Honored for Heroic Actions in Near-Suicide Incident

September 12, 2020

LIVINGSTON, NJ — When Livingston sisters Victoria and Lauren Belcuore saw a young woman sitting at the edge of a bridge in Seaside at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, they did not hesitate to pull over—risking their own safety until they successfully convinced her not to jump.

In an essay written about the incident, Lauren, a senior at Livingston High School, ...

New Jersey Marks Kyleigh's Law 10th Anniversary

TRENTON, NJ – The Division of Highway Traffic Safety is celebrating milestone anniversaries of New Jersey's nationally acclaimed teen driver laws.

In a recent press release issued by the Office of the Attorney General the state recognized successes by launching "Stick to It" campaign.  As crashes involving teen drivers continue to trend downward in ...

Take the 21-Day Challenge

Girl Scouts is a Movement and an organization that prides itself on promoting inclusivity and being a welcoming place for all girls. Within the last few months, the Girl Scout Movement has created a pledge to take action to support the Black community and Girl Scout members and their families in response to the social injustice we are seeing in the U.S. and around the world. Together, Girl Scouts ...

How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

Meet Wood-Ridge Board of Education Candidate Dylan O'Byrne

September 17, 2020

Hey readers!

I’m Dylan O’Byrne, and I’m running for a position on the Wood-Ridge Board of Education. I attended all Wood-Ridge public schools, and since graduating in 2013, I haven’t seen much change, and that’s why I’m running. If you haven’t had the chance to visit my campaign site, I’d love it if you would, but for now, know that if I’m ...

Summer Fun Continues: Lifeguarded Beaches Through September, at Select Locations at LBI

September 10, 2020

LONG BEACH ISLAND - A global pandemic couldn't stop people from enjoying the lovely beaches of Long Beach Island this summer.

Labor Day has passed but don't expect to summer to sizzle out too soon.  

There will be more people at LBI in September this year, primarily because there are many homeowners who will stay put on LBI and work remotely from home. 

Here is the ...

Belmar Beach Revenues Roll In at $4.9 Million, Surpassing 400,000 Badges Sold During Summer of COVID-19

September 21, 2020

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar raked in more than $4.9 million in beach access revenues this season — selling nearly 105,000 more beach badges over the previous year.

While revenues reflected a nearly 39 percent increase over 2019 total sales of nearly $3.56 million, there was a 35 percent increase in the total number of badges sold — 405,104 seasonal, daily and senior/disability tags, ...

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