Upcoming Events


Sat, January 28
11:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Montclair Art Museum , Nutley

AAPI Montclair and Montclair Art Museum ...


Sat, January 28
07:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Oakley Kitchen and Cocktails , Nutley

Vince Villanueva at Oakley Kitchen in ...


Mon, January 30
06:30 PM — 06:30 PM

Nutley High School , Nutley

Nutley Board of Education Meetings


Wed, February 01
All day

Nutley Town Hall , Nutley

Nutley Quarterly Property Taxes Due


Wed, February 01
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Oakley Kitchen and Cocktails , Nutley

Trivia Night at The Oakley in Nutley

Will 2023 Be The Year You Become a Nutley Homeowner? The Answer May Surprise You

January 26, 2023

NUTLEY, NJ - Think 2023 might be the year you become a homeowner? Eric DeSilva of Coldwell Banker, and Gary Marino of Guaranteed Rate Mortgage are hosting a home buying seminar in Nutley. Join them for a free lunch-and-learn Feb 18 as they discuss the ins and outs of buying your first home.

"Whether you're a first time home buyer wanting to make ...

Nutley Road Closures, Delays for PSE&G Transport Sun. Jan. 29

The Township of Nutley is aware of an oversized trailer transport by PSE&G scheduled in Nutley for January 29, 2023, weather and operationally permitting.  The company performing the transport for PSE&G is W J Casey Trucking and Rigging.

The transport route in Nutley will be in two sections, the first entering Nutley from Belleville on Washington Avenue to Centre Street to E.

Cast of Nutley Little Theatre's Production of Gross Indecency: the Three Trials of Oscar Wilde Announced

We are excited to announce the cast for our upcoming production of Gross Indecency: the Three Trials of Oscar Wilde, By Moisés Kaufman, directed by L.A. Mars!

Laura Anthony as OSCAR WILDE





Frankie Spear as ...

Three Generations of Burger Boys

This week, the McDonald’s All American roster was announced for the senior class of 2023. Out of all the outstanding talents that were named to participate, it was DJ Wagner who made history during event. 

For the Wagner family, the basketball royalty is now more prominent than ever as they are the first family to have three generations of McDonald’s All Americans. The ...

Nutley Public Schools Preschool Enrollment Now Open for the 2023-24 School Year

The Nutley Public School District is fortunate to have the opportunity to provide free, high-quality preschool to enrolled students. Enrollment is now open and details for the 23-24 school year are on our district website, found here.

Nutley 2023 State of the Township Address

It is my honor and privilege on behalf of the Nutley Board of Commissioners (BOC) to present the 2023 Nutley State of the Township Address. 

I would like to start by providing an update on three crucial redevelopment projects: the Diamond Springs Pool Club, the former Ciccolini site, and the ON3 development (formerly Roche).

Diamond Springs Pool Club property

After an extended legal ...

Inside Nutley Podcast # 7 Featuring Nutley Municipal Judge Alan Genitempo Now Available

Nutley Municipal Judge Alan Genitempo joins host Thomas Greco for an in-depth look at the responsibilities of the Township's Municipal Judge.

Genitempo also shares his memories of growing up in Nutley, his experiences as the Township's Attorney, Prosecutor and current Municipal Judge as well as his thoughts on such topics as redevelopment, overcrowded schools, John Walker and his late ...

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 ...

Know It Alls

The latest Monmouth University poll showing New Jersey residents don’t like their elected State House representatives ain’t exactly man-bites-dog news. But, it’s worth going deeper into that.

The core of the reaction is that those residents have little or no idea about whom or what they are talking about. If they did, they’d act out their anti-angst every ...

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:

P.O. BOX 471

Woodland Park, New Jersey 07424

It Wasn't Obvious "Student" Was 29, School Official Says

January 28, 2023

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Why Hyejeong Shin, a 29-year-old city woman, used a false birth certificate in an attempt to enroll at New Brunswick High School remains a mystery.

In a letter addressed to high school parents and guardians, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Aubrey Johnson on Friday, Jan. 27 did not offer any insight into the question that has lingered since Shin spent four days at the ...

Work Resumes on Extending NJ Transit Rail to Sussex County

BYRAM, NJ – Preparations for the restoration of a 112-year-old railroad tunnel on the former Lackawanna “Cutoff” in Byram are taking place, marking an important milestone in the proposed extension of NJ Transit trains west into Sussex County.

Work crews have been clearing trees in the vicinity of the Roseville Tunnel and at the site where a new NJ Transit station will be ...

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” ...

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

January 14, 2023

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 ...

No One is Immune to the Opioid Epidemic

The recent fentanyl overdose of a New Jersey high school teacher has brought substance use disorder to the forefront and it is vital that we understand its root cause – prescription opioids. 

Opioid dependency can begin in just five days and the best method to combat substance misuse from developing into a substance use disorder is through awareness and education. Ask for an ...

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 ...

Nutley To Host First Girl's Wrestling Event

January 26, 2023

Girls’ Wrestling is the fastest growing sport in New Jersey and in the country. Nutley High School is ahead of the curve.

Mariah Koster, a NHS senior, and the first female wrestler in Nutley history, placed 4 th in the Girls’ State tournament in 2022. This season, the Raiders’ Wrestling Team has six female wrestlers, who have been competing all year.

On ...

Nutley Relay for Life Kickoff Celebration

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci and the Department of Parks and Public Property invite Nutley residents to the official kickoff of our 17th Annual Relay for Life Celebration. This year’s theme is “United in Hope”. The event will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2023, 6:30 pm at the Parks Department building, 44 Park Ave., Nutley, NJ.

The Kickoff Celebration is free and open to ...

WP Presents! Forever Ray: The Music of Ray Charles

Forever Ray: The Music of Ray Charles is coming to the Shea Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ on February 25, 2023, 8PM

Click Here to Purchase Tickets

Forever Ray performs the exciting and uplifting music of Ray Charles, which includes a wonderful blend of musical styles ranging from Jazz and Blues to Country and R&B.

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 ...

Upcoming TAPinto Ownership Opportunities Webinars in January and February

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — If you're thinking about new opportunities for 2023, we invite you to join an upcoming webinar about owning and operating a TAPinto local news and digital marketing platform in your area.

TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro will lead the webinars. You'll learn how you can own your own business providing original local news to your community, all while ...