New Jersey Opens Vaccinations to Residents Ages 16+

April 19, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- As of Monday, New Jersey residents ages 16 and up are now eligible to get vaccinated. 

"Today, everyone who lives, works, or studies in New Jersey, ages 16+, is now eligible to be vaccinated" Gov. Phil Murphy said during his COVID press briefing in Trenton on Monday afternoon. "At this time, those ages 16 and 17 can only receive the Pfizer vaccine and must be ...

Sunday's COVID-19 Figures from Around New Jersey

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

There were 2,765 new PCR cases reported and 513 antigen tests, with 13 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 858,519 positive PCR cases, 120,334 positive antigen cases, and 22,551 deaths, and 2,592 probable COVID-19 ...

Saturday's COVID-19 Figures from New Jersey, per Gov. Murphy

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

There were 3,474 new PCR cases reported and 717 antigen tests, with 40 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 855,759 positive PCR cases, 119,945 positive antigen cases, and 22,542 deaths, and ...

Bergen County Sheriff Officer Arrested, Charged with Forgery

April 17, 2021

PARAMUS, NJ - A county sheriff's officer has been arrested and charged with forgery, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor, and has been suspended without pay.

Officer Peter Servidio, 41, a Paramus resident, was arrested on March 30 after presenting a forged document on March 29 to members of the Bergen County Sheriff's Office who were verifying documention he provided to ...

North Arlington Husband Stabs Wife to Death; Husband Dead of Multiple Stab Wounds, As Well, Per Bergen Officials

NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ - A man stabbed his wife to death on Wednesday, police said, and the man succumbed to stab wounds, as well. A young child was found in the apartment unharmed.

Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced additional information Friday in the ongoing investigation into two deceased individuals found in a North Arlington apartment on April 7.

On Wednesday, April ...

Port Authority Commences $84M Renovation Project at Newark Liberty Airport 

April 17, 2021

NEWARK, NJ – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey kicked off an $84.2 million capital project this week to renovate and upgrade one of Newark Liberty International Airport’s major runways. 

The project is planned to generate more than $144 million in economic activity for the region and create 783 total jobs. The revamped 4R-22L runway at Newark Liberty will feature ...

NJ Elementary School Teacher Raising Funds to Build Courtyard with Autistic Students

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Joseph Postiglione, who teaches non-verbal autistic students in third to fifth grade at Mt. Pleasant Elementary School, wants to help his pupils build an outdoor courtyard that will be “their own comfortable place” and he will teach them “valuable life and social skills along the way.”

Postiglione ...

Talk Jersey to Me: A Guide to the Foods NJ is Famous For

April 19, 2021

NEW JERSEY — From disco fries to tomato pies, the Garden State is home to some unique foods. Do you know the definitions of these special dishes New Jersey has to offer?

Beefsteak: Go to a traditional beefsteak banquet for sliced grilled beef served on slices of bread, French fries and beer, all served communal style.

Deep-Fried Hot Dogs: Open wide for a hot Texas ...

TAPinto TV Wins Twice at Garden State Film Festival

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - TAPinto TV, a medium-based franchise owned by East Main Media’s Brian Brodeur, won two Garden State Film Festival Awards.

The franchise’s “HomeGrown” series won awards for Best Television Show and Best Original Score from a Television Show.

“HomeGrown” is a series produced by East Main Media that follows host Stephanie Willoughby as ...

Post-Pandemic Marketing

Small business owners have a lot to think about, but navigating a global pandemic was likely not chief among their worries. Now that we are close to the end of one, local businesses are facing a host of challenges. Communicating effectively with customers and clients has never been more important. 

What changed in the pandemic?

The pandemic has changed the way we conduct our daily ...

TAPinto to Host Panel Discussion on Current State of Real Estate in New Jersey

Are you looking for insights into the current real estate boom happening in New Jersey? 

Are you interested in buying a new home or property in the near future but don’t know what to expect?

Are you looking for a mortgage or interested in learning about the refinancing process?

If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, The Current State of the New Jersey ...