Spotted Lanternflies were first spotted in the United States in 2014 in Pennsylvania. Since 2014, they have spread to more than seven states, including New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Spotted Lanternflies are an invasive species having the potential to cause devastating damage to vegetation and agricultural businesses.
MORRISTOWN, NJ -- It has been 20 years since the 9/11 tragedy, but the day and the memory of those who died will never be forgotten. In honor of the memory of those lost and to celebrate those who helped, a Tunnel to Towers “Never Forget Walk” was held in Morristown on Sunday, Sept. 5.
The walk began at the Morristown Green and participants walked ...
MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — In preparation of the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida, the Morris County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has issued a flash flood watch throughout Morris County, New Jersey. The storm is expected to hit Wednesday night into Thursday morning with heavy rainfalls equaling four to six inches, scattered thunderstorms and high wind gusts.
TRENTON, NJ – Uber and Lyft, in conjunction with United Way Worldwide and NJ 211 will provide access to free and discounted rides to New Jersey residents who lost a personal vehicle as a result of Tropical Storm Ida, Governor Murphy announced.
“Nobody should have to worry after a natural disaster how they will get to essential places like the grocery store and medical ...
NEW JERSEY — Gov. Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency after Tropical Storm Ida and two tornadoes hit the state. Flooding throughout New Jersey is rampant. People are asked to "[s]tay off the roads, stay home, and stay safe."
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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Murphy issued Executive Order No. 256 to establish the Task Force on Afghan Refugee Assistance, which will report directly to the Office of the Governor. The task force will be chaired by Adjutant General and Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMAVA) Brigadier General Dr. Lisa J. Hou and will serve to ...
Approximately 52,022 pounds of Willow Tree Poultry Farm Chicken Salad and Dip products have been recalled due to possible foreign matter contamination, announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
The recalled chicken salads and dip items were produced on August 10, 2021, through August 13, 2021, and include the following products:
EDDIE DONNELLY, PRESIDENT, NEW JERSEY FIREFIGHTERS MUTUAL BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION
September 10, 2021
September 11, 2001 was sunny with a bright blue sky. It was a Tuesday.
I was a rookie Firefighter who reported to work that morning. We had just received delivery of our new Squad and all personnel were at Station 2 training on the new apparatus. Being the rookie I was sent to pick up bagels for my tour. While driving back the music on the radio was interrupted by a news flash that ...
Come celebrate these two dynamic women who have changed the face of politics in Morris County and New Jersey.
Join the Denville Democratic Committee as we honor Saily Avelenda, executive director of the New Jersey Democratic Committee and driving force and founder of NJ 11th for Change. Special Guest Congresswoman Mikie ...
Looking to connect with like-minded women to make a real impact in our communities? Join our fun, fast Meet & Mingle membership event on Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. RSVP to email@example.com to receive a Zoom invitation.
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DENVILLE, NJ -- Verona High School Senior, Alexander (Alex) R. McCann has been elected pipe sergeant of the CuChullain Pipe Band, the oldest pipe band in Morris County, New Jersey.
According to band president, John Garrity, “Alex has marched with CuChullain Pipe Band since he was old enough to walk. Five years ago, Alex took up the practice chanter and transitioned to a full set of ...
NEWARK, NJ---TAPintoTV spoke with Jared Taillefer, the Executive Director of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School, Rev David Jefferson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, and Destiny McFarlane, the Tutorial Manager of the Newark Unites Program, about the Newark Unites Tutoring Program which launches this week.
The Newark Unites Tutoring Center provides free, high dosage tutoring and academic support ...
NEWARK, NJ -- Anthony Frasier, CEO of ABF Creative, an audio intelligence-driven production company located in Newark spoke with TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur to discuss the company’s body of work in recent years.
ABF Creative is America’s first and only AI-driven production company and has focused so far on multicultural projects inspired by the diversity of its team.
UNION, NJ - After two years of closure, Premiere Stages on the campus of Kean University has re-opened with a stirring production of Erik Gernand’s play, “Year One.”
The time is 1933, the place, a city in Germany. As Germany rebuilds after the devastation of World War I, a close-knit family is caught up in the possibilities of new life under the Weimar Republic. The ...
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Morris made headlines in the late 1990s as one of the oldest rookies in professional baseball. He made his Major League debut as a 35-year-old for the, then, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, and his story was so popular that Walt Disney Pictures dramatized it in the 2002 movie “The Rookie” starring Dennis Quaid.
The lack of high-quality, objective local news outlets is a cause for great concern. On the local level, residents are not adequately informed and are largely uninvolved in their communities and local governance. Meanwhile, disinformation and misinformation spread as more and more people rely on social media, forums and partisan news sites for their news and information.