WSBU 88.3 FM Will Return to Super Bowl Radio Row

For the fifth time in the last six years, WSBU 88.3 FM "The Buzz" will broadcast live from Super Bowl Radio Row and provide coverage for TAPinto Greater Olean.

Six St. Bonaventure University students — Carter Raymond, Tom Seipp, Tyler Smith, Nathan Solomon, Steven Stutz and Jonny Walker — will travel to Phoenix on Sunday, to interview guests and preview ...

Upcoming Events

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Tue, February 07
12:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Nutley Health Department, Nutley

Nutley Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine ...

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Tue, February 07
07:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Nutley Town Hall - The Chenoweth Building , Nutley

Nutley Board of Commissioners Meeting

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Wed, February 08
02:00 PM — 06:30 PM

Nutley Parks and Recreation Dept. , Nutley

ANCHOR Program Workshop

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Thu, February 09
07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Oakley Kitchen and Cocktails , Nutley

Kreative Bingo with $5 Cards at the ...

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Fri, February 10
08:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Nutley Little Theatre , Nutley

Opening Night: Gross Indecency: the ...

Nutley Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Bivalent Booster Clinic Feb. 7

February 2, 2023

Commissioner John V. Kelly, III and the Nutley Department of Public Affairs and Health are pleased to offer a

MODERNA COVID-19 VACCINE BIVALENT BOOSTER CLINIC

Individuals 18 years of age or older are eligible for a single booster dose of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent, if it has been at least two months since they have completed primary vaccination ...

February is Black History Month

Black History Month is more than just celebrating a community that greatly impacts our society. It's also about remembering the freedom fighters, adversity and lessons learned. Take this time to remember, celebrate and move forward together. #BlackHistoryMonth

February is American Heart Month

NATIONAL -- Each year more than 600,000 Americans die from heart disease. The number one cause of deaths for most groups, heart disease affects all ages, genders, and ethnicities. Risk factors include high cholesterol, high blood pressure, smoking, diabetes, and excessive alcohol use.

In 2004, the American Heart Association launched Go Red for Women with the goal of raising awareness ...

Kyrie Irving Has Had Enough

With the NBA world in a frenzy due to the upcoming trade deadline, reports have surfaced that Kyrie Irving officially wants out of the Brooklyn Nets franchise. The announcement was first brought up by NBA insider and journalist Adrian Wojnarowak.

Throughout the past couple of years, there were continuous rumors and statements that Irving was going to leave the team. This is because of the ...

Save the Date: A Night at the Races Returns on April 22!

A Night at the Races, perhaps the most exciting, high-energy Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB) event of the year, will be held Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Nutley Parks Department at 44 Park Avenue.

Last year, A Night at the Races returned after a two-year hiatus without missing a beat. The event sold out, attracting more than 200 guests and raising approximately $23,000 to support NFSB ...

Nutley High School Culinary Students Prepare Teachers' Lunch

Wednesday, the NHS culinary students prepared lunch for interested staff members. The meal - soup, sandwich and dessert - was so well-received that it will become a monthly option.

Bania Presents Priorities Survey, Patriot's Pen and Presidential Service Award Students Recognized

At Monday night’s Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Bania presented on the district’s recent priorities survey.

The Board also recognized the Patriot’s Pen essay winners and students who earned the Presidential Service Award.

Uniting for Ukraine - Tuberculosis Information

Commissioner John V. Kelly, III and the Department of Public Affairs and Health would like to alert the community to the following information.

Uniting for Ukraine: Tuberculosis Information
People arriving in the United States as part of Uniting for
Ukraine must be screened for TB disease.

All people two years of age or older will need to be screened for TB by getting an ...

Nutley Receives $180K Grant to Fund Infrastructure Improvements

The Township of Nutley is proud to announce it has received $180,825 in funding via a community development block grant (CDBG), which will be implemented toward necessary infrastructure improvements in the municipality.     

On January 19, Nutley Mayor Joseph P. Scarpelli was formally presented with the check  from Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo. The CDBG ...

Nutley Public Library Programs for January 2023

Starting December 1 – 2023 Winter Reading Challenge – Sign-up and read for 620 minutes throughout the month of January (20 minutes a day) for a chance to win a gift card to a local business!  Open to all ages.  Registration limited to Nutley Public Library cardholders.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.

During the month of January ...

Not Your Grandmother's Cheerleading

MONTVILLE, NJ — Cheerleading has its place I suppose. On the early sidelines of life. Maybe.

I was the oldest of five boys growing up, and we all played sports hoping to be cheered, not to do the cheering.

Then, with my own brood of three sports boys, the same.

My daughter, the youngest, played parochial school basketball, but she also expected to be cheered for, and ...

Official Notice: 2023 Schedule Nutley Board of Education Meetings

January 4, 2023

BE IT RESOLVED that the regular monthly meetings of the Board of Education of the Township of Nutley be held as noted, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that, in accordance with the requirements of the Open Public Meetings Act of 1975, the annual Schedule of Meetings be adopted as follows:

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Nutley High School Auditorium (As of ...

Annual Notice Township of Nutley 2023 Newspaper Designation

BE IT RESOLVED, by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Nutley, County of Essex, State of New Jersey, that the following newspapers are hereby designated as the official newspapers for advertising for the Township of Nutley, for the year 2023:

THE NUTLEY SUN
ONE GARRET MOUNTAIN PLAZA
P.O. BOX 471

Woodland Park, New Jersey 07424
THE STAR LEDGER
ONE STAR LEDGER ...

FAA Approves Teterboro Airport's Noise Program

February 3, 2023

TETERBORO, NJ -  The Federal Aviation Administration approved Teterboro Airport’s Noise Compatibility Program in mid-January. 

The plan was submitted in July 2022, and was available for a 60-day public review. The federal agency indicated it received no comments during that period. It was approved on Tuesday, January 10, 2023.

Noise from Teterboro Airport has been an ongoing ...

NJ Parent Questions Middle School Library Book for Explicit Content

SPARTA, NJ – An 11-year-old came home from Sparta Middle School with a story to tell her mother.  She had gone to the school library, found two books on a shelf she was interested in reading but when she went to check them out she was told she could not bring one home.  The librarian pointed to an “8” on the book, “The Upside of Unrequited” by Becky ...

Nutley Girls Recreation Softball and Travel Softball Registration Now Open for 2023 Season

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci announces the Department of Parks and Recreation has opened registration for the 2023 Girls Recreation Softball and Travel Softball Programs.  These programs are open to Nutley Girls and will create a positive softball experience through the education of the sport, stressing the importance of teamwork, good sportsmanship, and fun!! Young ladies will ...

Special Event - Nutley Senior Citizen Dinner and Play "Chicago"

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci and the Nutley Department of Parks and Recreation have collaborated with the Nutley High School Culinary Program and Arts Program to present Nutley Senior Citizens with a special night out!

Resident seniors can enjoy dinner prepared and served by the Nutley High School Culinary Classes along with the fabulous production of “CHICAGO  teen version” ...

'Environmentally Devastating Practices' in Cedar Grove

February 4, 2023

Dear Editor,

Like many in our community, I was shocked to see that during the week of January 22nd, corporate developer Garrubbo Properties  clearcut over 800 trees adjacent to the popular West Essex Trail in Cedar Grove in order to prepare the land for a long beleaguered affordable housing project under the pseudonym 36 Cliffside Drive LLC. In 2019, I watched in horror as thousands of ...

Share Your Thoughts With A Letter to the Editor of TAPinto Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ — In a vibrant community like Nutley, residents, business owners, and stakeholders all want to be heard.

Instead of having your ideas getting lost in the fractured world of social media, share your thoughts with the TAPinto Nutley audience. TAPinto Nutley welcomes letters to the editor on everything from schools, taxes, municipal ...

TAPinto Nutley's Election Policies for 2023

January 12, 2023

The following are marketing options available to all candidates for the 2023 elections.  To discuss marketing on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher or click here. 

Site Advertising:

Leaderboard (728 x 90 pixels desktop, 320 x 100 pixels mobile):  $700 per month or $250 per week per TAPinto site

Bullseye (300 x 250 pixels):  $500 ...

Vin Gopal launches re-election campaign for New Jersey State Senate representing District 11

ASBURY PARK, NJ — State Senator Vin Gopal, D-Long Branch, announced Monday that he is running for re-election in November in hopes of continuing to represent Monmouth County in the 11th Legislative District in the New Jersey Senate. 

Senator Gopal made the announcement at the iPlay America event center in Freehold Township where a crowd of more than 800 people gathered in ...

TAPinto Nutley's 2023 Election Policies

The following are marketing options available to all candidates for the 2023 elections.  To discuss marketing on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher or click here. 

Site Advertising:

Leaderboard (728 x 90 pixels desktop, 320 x 100 pixels mobile):  $700 per month or $250 per week per TAPinto site

Bullseye (300 x 250 pixels):  $500 ...

Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith

Retro Review:

 

Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith. Brown Thrasher, 1944.

Strange Fruit

By Abel Meeropol

Southern trees bear a strange fruit

Blood on the leaves and blood at the root

Black bodies swinging in the Southern breeze

Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees

 

Pastoral scene of the gallant South

The bulging eyes and the twisted mouth

Scent of ...

An Elephant and Piggie Biggie, Volume 5

 An Elephant and Piggie Biggie Vol.5. By Mo Willems. Hyperion, 2022.

 

With so many wonderful childrens’ books on the market today, it is quite a task to find just the right one for the special little ones in your life. Mo Willems, renowned writer, animator, voice actor, and childrens’ book author, is my go-to when I am searching for a new book to share with my three ...

OPINION: Motorists, State Lawmakers and Police Must Work Together to Curb Auto Theft

January 4, 2023

New Jersey is experiencing a rash of car thefts not experienced since the 1980s, when vehicles were easily hotwired and sent off to chop shops for cash windfalls.

Today, with the enormous advancement in anti-theft technology, including keyless ignition and engine immobilizers, one would assume that it would be near impossible to steal a car these days. Yet we are facing this enormous, and ...

The Longest Road

The oldest person in the world just died.

Lucie Randon was a trifling 118 years old. During her lifetime she burned through roughly 6,900 candles sitting atop a century of birthday cakes and then some.

People die every day. And tragically, given the rate of stillbirth, even the youngest person in the world dies every day. But not the oldest. The oldest living human in the world can easily ...

Omnium Circus brings its visionary production “I’m Possible,” celebrating accessibility for all, to William Patterson University’s Shea Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, March 5, 2023

February 3, 2023

WAYNE, NJ – Omnium Circus (www.omniumcircus.org), dubbed the “world’s most inclusive circus,” will make its New Jersey debut when it presents its unique production, “I’m Possible” at William Patterson University’s Shea Center for the Performing Arts (300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ) on Sunday, March 5, 2023 at 2:00 pm. Tickets start at $40 with ...

Rep. Sherrill Statement on Passage of Resolution Denouncing the Horrors of Socialism

WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement after the House passed a resolution denouncing the horrors of socialism:

“I grew up during the Cold War and saw firsthand how putting all political and economic power into the hands of government led to ‘communist regimes, totalitarian rule, and brutal dictatorships.’ ...

Uniting for Ukraine: Tuberculosis Information

Commissioner John V. Kelly, III and the Department of Public Affairs and Health would like to alert the community to the following information.

Uniting for Ukraine: Tuberculosis Information
People arriving in the United States as part of Uniting for
Ukraine must be screened for TB disease.

All people two years of age or older will need to be screened for TB by getting an ...

TAPinto Named a 2023 Top Franchise by Franchise Business Review

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto was recently named a Top Franchise for 2023 by Franchise Business Review. This is the 18th annual ranking of the 200 best franchise opportunities as rated by franchisees.

"TAPinto is honored to be recognized as one of the top 200 franchises in the United States," TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said. "The fact that this ...