Home of the Week: 28 Stanford Place, Montclair NJ

You’ll find 28 Stanford Place in the desirable town of Montclair, a charming colonial on a corner lot. The first floor has a lot of character, featuring a large living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a den with a lot of natural light, a formal dining room, and a kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The second floor has three bedrooms including a master bedroom, ensuite. And it ...

Somerset County Park Commission to offer new outdoor program “Moonlight Meander”

January 22, 2022

Participants Can Stay Active and Safe During the Pandemic

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Park Commission’s Environmental Education Center will be hosting “Moonlight Meander,” a new outdoor program for people of all ages who enjoy the outdoors and want to stay active and safe during the pandemic.

Participants will love walking through the park under a full moon ...

Atlantic Health System and Vouched Partner to Improve Digital Access to Health Care

Collaboration part of Atlantic Health System’s Venture Studio

 

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Increased access and cybersecurity have never been more important to the delivery of care than in today’s health care environment. To help improve the patient experience while offering enhanced online safety, Atlantic Health System, a nationally recognized leader in innovative and ...

North Plainfield Education Association Hosts Virtual Workshop: Investing in the Future

The North Plainfield Education Association (NPEA) will host Schools our Children Deserve, Part 7: Investing in the Future on February 3 at 6:30 PM. As we look to the future, the voices of our community members are more important than ever in ensuring that all students get the education they deserve. North Plainfield Education Association will be joined by leaders from New Jersey Education ...

Gerrymandering Must End

Gerrymandering Must End

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Darius Mayfield For America

Helmetta, NJ. January 12, 2022. The act of gerrymandering is one of the oldest practices in politics. Every ten years, the state legislature has the responsibility of redrawing congressional districts based on the increase or decrease of the state/county population. Political parties have used this ...

Tuesday is National Plan for Vacation Day

January 24, 2022

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Tuesday is National Plan for Vacation Day, which encourages Americans to plan their vacation days for the entire year. Findings by the travel industry and partners have continuously shown that vacation days are not being used, thus affecting workers' mental health, personal relationships and job performance.

According to a new study by Destination Analysts, ...

New Jersey Ranked No. 10 in New 'Best & Worst States to Raise a Family' Study

NEW JERSEY -- The reasons people choose to move include career transitions, better schools, financial challenges or just a change in setting. Wants and needs don’t always align in a particular state, though. For instance, a state might offer a low income-tax rate but have a subpar education system. Conversely, New Jersey is a higher taxed state known for its good schools.

When ...

Jan. 25 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 117 New Cases Overnight

January 25, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 117 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, bringing the county's total to 52,267 since the first cases were reported in March 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 1,796,200 total cases statewide, an increase of ...

Home Burglary of Sports Memorabilia, Hit-and-Run Reported in Warren

WARREN, NJ — A home burglary of $3,500 in sports memorabilia, a hit-and-run crash, and fraud were reported over the weekend in Warren, according to Warren Township police.

A Liberty Corner Road resident reported on Saturday that approximately $3,500 of sports memorabilia was stolen from the home at sometime between Jan. 5 and 14.

A hit-and-run crash occurred on Sunday at the Mountain ...

79-Year-Old Driver Rescued from Overturned Van in River

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A 79-year-old woman was rescued from her half-submerged van after it veered off River Road Saturday afternoon into the Millstone River in the vicinity of 828 River Road, according to police.

Police received a report at 3:48 p.m. that the van, which had been traveling south on River Road, had overturned in the river. 

Police and emergency personnel entered ...

WHRHS Girls Swimming: Watchung Hills Takes Second in Somerset County

MONTGOMERY, NJ — Watchung Hills girls swimming took second place in the Somerset County SCIAA finals Saturday morning, just five points behind the first place team.

 

“Congrats to the WHRHS Girls Swim team as the Warriors placed 2nd this morning at counties,” said WHRHS Director of Athletics Derek England.  “Way to go Warriors! “

 

Top ...

Beyond Words at Somerville Library: Non-Traditional Artist-in-Residence

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Public libraries have shifted from institutions primarily thought of as places for checking out books, and have merged into community centers for connection, communication, interaction, and, most recently, arts sharing.

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey, along with colAB Arts, mirrors that collaborative interaction, with two expert artists/educators bringing ...

Jan. 21 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 331 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 331 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, bringing the county's total to 51,539 since the first cases were reported in March 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 1,769,896 total cases statewide, an increase of ...

Mother and Two Children Missing; Public's Help Sought

January 24, 2022

MONTVILLE, NJ – A woman and her two young children are missing from Towaco, NJ. Montville Township and Morris County law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s help in finding them.

The three were reported missing on January 23, 2022, and there is concern for their wellbeing.

Cheng Hsiao, 39, and her two children, Ethan, age 3 and Ian, age 2, were last known to ...

Gov. Murphy Announces New Vaccine Requirements; COVID-19 Rate of Transmission Remains Under 1.0

GALLOWAY, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday anyone who has a job in a high-risk congregate setting such as a health care, long-term care or correctional facility will have to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Gov. Murphy says there will be no test-out of the requirement by undergoing weekly testing.

The Governor says those who are unvaccinated in the health care community have to ...

New Jersey's COVID-19 Rate of Transmission Falls Below 1.0

NEW JERSEY — The COVID-19 Rate of Transmission, the measurement of how much the virus is spreading, fell below 1.0 on Tuesday to 0.96.  A number below 1.0 means the outbreak is on the decline, with every infected person spreading COVID-19 to fewer than one additional person, on average.

The State Health Department confirmed 9,073 additional new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday.

New Jersey's COVID-19 Rate of Transmission Now 1.02, Latest Sign Surge is Slowing

NEW JERSEY — New Jersey's COVID-19 Rate of Transmission stands at 1.02 on Monday, a dramatic drop since it was 1.92 on January 1.  Anything over 1.0 means COVID-19 is still spreading, but the lower the number means any infected person is spreading the virus to fewer people.

The State Department of Health confirmed 8,267 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, the third-straight day under ...

New Jersey Dreamers Featured on "Today" for Martin Luther King Day

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream, and so do a couple of dreamers here in New Jersey.  They dream of literacy and art, of bonding people together with words and images, and of helping children and adults read their way to freedom and beauty.  Now, they will tell the world about that dream.  New Brunswick's Sykes family will appear on Today on ...

Traveling in the footsteps of the great American Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

SOUTHERN U.S. -- TAPintoTV visited Atlanta, Memphis and Birmingham, traveling in the footsteps of the great American Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Atlanta is the birthplace of Dr. King, and is also home to the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park. The 35-acre park is comprised of several buildings, and the Visitor Center museum contains multimedia ...

Obituaries

Patricia H. Jacot – Guillarmod 67, died on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson ...
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