New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

Sixty-One Mount Saint Mary Academy Students Named AP Scholars

WATCHUNG – Mount Saint Mary Academy is pleased to congratulate the 61 students recognized by the College Board as AP Scholars. The 2022 AP Exam results allowed 25 students to be named as AP Scholars with Distinction, 15 students were named as AP Scholars with Honors and 21 students were named as AP Scholars. 

The College Board recognizes AP Scholars with Distinction as those ...

Found in Warren: Do You Know This Dog?

August 6, 2022

WARREN, NJ -- Do you know this dog? She's in custody at the Warren Township Police Department.
 

"As much as we would love to keep this pup, Warren PD already has one!!! ," Warren Township Police posted. "If this Golden Retriever belongs to you, hit us up at 908-753-1000 or slide into our DMs. She was found in the area of Stirling Road near Watchung Hills Regional ...

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Mon, August 22, 7:30 PM

Warren

Planning Board Meeting CANCELED

Thu, September 1, 10:00 AM

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A Mother and Daughter's Refugee Journey From Ukraine to the Garden State

August 4, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - Perseverance was the only way to survive the turmoil that erupted in Ukraine when war broke out in February. Perseverance and determination, combined with some good fortune, continue to be the way forward for Ukrainian refugees Darina Zhuravska and her seven-year-old daughter, Alisa.

TAPinto spoke to Darina about their escape from war-stricken ...

Fear of Teeth

It is a particularly hot day at the beach. Another in a string of sweltering afternoons that warrant the understated designation of “heat wave”. My skin feels gooey, a mixture of salty sweat and sunscreen. Flopped on a large beach blanket, a sparse coating of sand makes me feel like a breaded cutlet on an oven rack.

When I can no longer bear the oppressive heat, I scamper ...

Jimmy Buff’s Hot Dog Celebrates 90th Anniversary

August 17, 2022

West Orange's Town Council presented Jimmy Buff’s Italian Hot Dog's owners with a township proclamation in celebration of its 90th anniversary.

Town Council President Susan McCartney read the proclamation, “Jimmy Buff's is celebrating its 90th anniversary, originally of 14th Ave & 9th St. in Newark, NJ, is where the hot dog with an Italian twist was first ...

New Monkeypox Vaccine Sites Announced in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey has announced five new monkeypox vaccination sites in Hudson, Middlesex, Morris and Passaic counties. The locations are for residents without a confirmed exposure who think they may have been exposed or are at a high risk for having been exposed to the virus.

There are 293 confirmed or probable monkeypox cases in New Jersey, as of August ...

State Urges Residents and Businesses to Conserve Water as New Jersey Enters Drought Watch

TRENTON, NJ — Due to ongoing hot and dry conditions, New Jersey is under a drought watch as of Tuesday. The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is asking residents and businesses to conserve water.

New Jersey has a three-stage drought advisory system. A drought watch is the first step. DEP says it's to encourage voluntary conservation measures, and, if ...

Summit Resident Stabbed Multiple Times During Sunday Night Altercation; Suspect Arrested After Brief Chase on Foot

SUMMIT, NJ - A 26-year-old Summit man is currently listed in critical condition after suffering multiple stab wounds during an altercation Sunday night, according to the Summit Police Department. The suspect was later captured and arrested after a brief foot chase.

The Summit Police Department, responding at 11:20 p.m. Sunday night (Aug. 7) to a report of a fight in ...

Filming for Movie 'Insidious 5' Will Stage Funeral Scene in Nearby Cemetery this Month

CHATHAM, NJ -- Fair Mount Cemetery in Chatham will be the setting when a funeral scene for "Insidious 5" is set to be filmed this month.

According to Janice Piccolo, director of Chatham Community Services, the movie makers have filled out the necessary paperwork to film at the Fair Mount Cemetery from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 17. Sony Pictures will also use ...

Morris Township Fire Victims Identified as Ricciardis; Fire Remains Under Investigation

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The extensive fire that destroyed a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township has claimed the lives of two people. 

Authorities have confirmed the victims of the fire are Robert Ricciardi (age 87) and Gemma Ricciardi (age 85). Robert Ricciardi was the co-founder of the Ricciardi Brothers paint store chain and a trustee of the Morris ...