What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

Vitalant Urges Blood Donations as Back-to-School and Back-to-Work Routines Resume

As many people prepare to go back to school and back to the office, the need for blood donations remains steady. Vitalant urges all eligible blood donors to schedule their next donation appointment into their routines to help ensure patients have access to a readily available blood supply.   

Urgent need for donors of all types 

The need for type O blood is especially ...

Solomeno Earns Support From Building Trades

July 25, 2021

TRENTON - The New Jersey State Building & Construction Trades Council has endorsed Vincent Solomeno for State Senate. The council's unions, representing 150,000 tradesmen and women statewide, selected a bipartisan roster of 78 Democrats and 20 Republicans in New Jersey’s 40 Legislative Districts.

Solomeno is the only challenger to earn the council's ...

Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center Foundation golf outing raises $475,000 to help create a Neuroscience Institute.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ –  Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center Foundation raised $475,000 at its golf outing held on Monday, July 12, at Deal Golf & Country Club and Hollywood Golf Club in Deal. Funds raised from the event will support Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s continued growth, including the creation of a ...

NJEA Endorses Solomeno in District 13

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Vincent Solomeno, who is running for State Senate in the Thirteenth Legislative District, has been endorsed Wednesday by the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA). The organization represents 200,000 public school teachers and support personnel statewide. 

“I’m honored to stand together with New Jersey’s teachers,” said Solomeno, a ...

TAPinto is Hiring!

TAPinto is currently hiring to support its growing network of more than 90 franchised online local news sites in New Jersey, New York, and Florida. 

Positions available include:  

Customer service specialists.  Click here for more information and to apply.

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July: A Month of Thanks.

July 14, 2021

Dear Monmouth County,

Happy July! I hope everyone had a safe and fun Fourth of July holiday. I’d like to thank all those who have served our great nation and protected our freedom. Your service and commitment is truly appreciated.

To celebrate the holiday, I participated in the annual Ocean Grove Fourth of July Parade. As always, I had a great time walking the route and seeing ...

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July: A Month of Thanks.

July 14, 2021

Dear Monmouth County,

Happy July! I hope everyone had a safe and fun Fourth of July holiday. I’d like to thank all those who have served our great nation and protected our freedom. Your service and commitment is truly appreciated.

To celebrate the holiday, I participated in the annual Ocean Grove Fourth of July Parade. As always, I had a great time walking the route and seeing ...

Ed Harris: A Record Setting Holmdel Runner, Honored with Love in Community 5K

July 31, 2021

HOLMDEL, NJ -  A Memorial Run in Remembrance of Ed Harris is gathering full steam. Led by his loving family and friends, this Holmdel through and through member of the community is being honored in a way most fitting. A run in his honor for a man who knew how to run and was lost by the community during the pandemic.

"Run to Remember" was inspired by Ed Harris, who passed ...

Holmdel Man Leonard J. Mazzarisi, III, Found Guilty of Arson, Weapon Offenses

 Monmouth County Acting Prosecutor Linskey commended the efforts of the Holmdel Police Department as well as law enforcement agencies from Vermont, New York and Virginia for their work leading up to Mazzarisi's conviction.

HOLMDEL, NJ: A former Holmdel Township man, Leonard J. Mazzarisi, III, 32, formerly of Burgundy Drive,  was found guilty today, of second degree ...

WATCH: Moroccan Sheepherders Entertain Colts Neck Community in Pop-up Concert.

TAPinto Video clips above: Moroccan Sheepherders perform at Colts Neck Pop-up Community Concert. Short sampling is example of wide range of talent offered by The Moroccan Sheepherders. 

COLTS NECK, NJ: The community of Colts Neck, enjoyed an evening of entertainment by New Jersey's popular band; The Moroccan Sheepherders, a New Jersey cover band, specializing in ...

Solomeno Earns Support From Building Trades

July 25, 2021

TRENTON - The New Jersey State Building & Construction Trades Council has endorsed Vincent Solomeno for State Senate. The council's unions, representing 150,000 tradesmen and women statewide, selected a bipartisan roster of 78 Democrats and 20 Republicans in New Jersey’s 40 Legislative Districts.

Solomeno is the only challenger to earn the council's ...

Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center Foundation golf outing raises $475,000 to help create a Neuroscience Institute.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ –  Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center Foundation raised $475,000 at its golf outing held on Monday, July 12, at Deal Golf & Country Club and Hollywood Golf Club in Deal. Funds raised from the event will support Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s continued growth, including the creation of a ...

NJEA Endorses Solomeno in District 13

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Vincent Solomeno, who is running for State Senate in the Thirteenth Legislative District, has been endorsed Wednesday by the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA). The organization represents 200,000 public school teachers and support personnel statewide. 

“I’m honored to stand together with New Jersey’s teachers,” said Solomeno, a ...

Obituaries

Dec 13, 1941 - Jul 23, 2021
HOLMDEL, NJ: Robert A. Mariani passed away peacefully, surrounded by his wife and children, on ...
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Aug 24, 1964 - Jul 18, 2021
Robert G. Halmi, 56, of Freehold, died at his home on Sunday, July 18, 2021 from pancreatic ...
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Nov 7, 1947 - Jul 15, 2021
Elizabeth (Betsy) Boyle of Colts Neck, NJ, and Hutchinson Island, Florida, formerly of Ocean City, ...
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Dec 13, 1950 - Jul 6, 2021
Fred Farina died peacefully at his home in Red Bank, NJ on Tuesday, July 6th at the age of ...
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