Home & Garden

September 19, 2018

Create a colorful and fragrant fall finale in your garden with groundcovers and vines. Blanket the earth with hardy groundcovers that add seasonal interest. Then direct your eye skyward with vines climbing on trellises, fences and arbors. Add a cloud of fragrant beauty with the white flowers of ...

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Create a colorful and fragrant fall finale in your garden with groundcovers and vines. Blanket the earth with hardy groundcovers that add seasonal interest. Then direct your eye skyward with vines climbing on trellises, fences and arbors. Add a cloud of fragrant beauty with the white flowers of ...

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Create a colorful and fragrant fall finale in your garden with groundcovers and vines. Blanket the earth with hardy groundcovers that add seasonal interest. Then direct your eye skyward with vines climbing on trellises, fences and arbors. Add a cloud of fragrant beauty with the white flowers of ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A winning lottery ticket was sold in Parsippany at the Village Deli & Convenience Store, 109 Route 46 East. It was one of two lucky tickets matching all five numbers drawn splitting the $163,174 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, Sept. 18 drawing. Each ticket is worth ...

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OCEAN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Township of Ocean is preparing for their 2019 Calendar and is asking for help from their community.  Ocean Township is seeking colorful, scenic photos of the Township for their 2019 Annual Township Calendar. This calendar is published and distributed to all Township ...

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BARNEGAT - New York based developer Extell Development Company is having a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 20 at 11:00 a.m.  This development has been a long time in planning and startup. The company plans to unveil the first phase of the project.  Barnegat Mayor Frank Caputo will ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Each week Beth Moroney shares her latest book review in her column "Beth's Book Review' on TAPinto Nutley. Reviews range from the latest thrillers, memoirs, to self improvement and classics.    Moroney is a former English teacher and administrator in the Edison Public School ...

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WARETOWN, NJ - The Township of Ocean has announced that they are considering a Community Energy Aggregation (CEA) Program for the residents of the township.  The CEA Program is designed to offer residents reduced rates on their electric bill.  The "CEA aggregates the buying power of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Daffodils have a cheery presence in the spring garden and are a surefire way to chase away the winter blues. These fall-planted bulbs are also reliable perennials that require no maintenance and are not bothered by deer or other pests. The National Garden Bureau has declared ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Daffodils have a cheery presence in the spring garden and are a surefire way to chase away the winter blues. These fall-planted bulbs are also reliable perennials that require no maintenance and are not bothered by deer or other pests. The National Garden Bureau declared 2017 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Daffodils have a cheery presence in the spring garden and are a surefire way to chase away the winter blues. These fall-planted bulbs are also reliable perennials that require no maintenance and are not bothered by deer or other pests. The National Garden Bureau has declared ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Daffodils have a cheery presence in the spring garden and are a surefire way to chase away the winter blues. These fall-planted bulbs are also reliable perennials that require no maintenance and are not bothered by deer or other pests. The National Garden Bureau declared 2017 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Houseplants make a wonderful addition to our home’s décor and improve the indoor air quality.  Those with pets however may struggle with keeping plants safe from curious pets and the pets safe from indoor greenery. The good news is you can grow an indoor garden even when ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - WeatherReMarks Update: Florence Photo Finish into NC Coast; Expanding Wind field with Slowing Forward Motion are Recipe for Disaster; Remnants Impact Northeast Early Next Week So here's the latest on Hurricane Florence. It weakened somewhat last night now down to a CAT 2 and 110 ...

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WARETOWN - The Waretown Police Department is hosting a seminar this Friday, September 14 on how to avoid frauds and scams.  The event will be held at 2 p.m. at the Waretown Public Library.  

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BARNEGAT - On Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. there will be an informational presentation about the new storm water rules presented by The Save Barnegat Bay Organization. The presentation will be held in the Barnegat Township Complex, 900 W. Bay Avenue, Barnegat NJ 08005. All HOA and any ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Every September, thousands of cyclists from all over the country flock to Morristown for the annual Gran Fondo NJ. With a mission of “giving back to our community”, Gran Fondo NJ has continually raised funds for charitable organizations in the area, and Homeless Solutions, Inc. is ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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WARETOWN (OCEAN TOWNSHIP) - The Township of Ocean is considering a Community Energy Aggregation (CEA) Program for the residents of the township.  The CEA Program is designed to offer you and your neighbors reduced rates on your electric bill.  CEA aggregates the buying power of individual ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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A 300-Year History Culminates in Local Farm-to-Table Movement SOMERSET, NJ - The Millstone Valley of central New Jersey, settled by Dutch farmers three centuries ago, helped New Jersey earn its Garden State nickname, and became the breadbasket of a booming New York City metropolis. That story, ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ – The Housing Authority of the City of Elizabeth will provide 45 new tenant-based vouchers for residents from a grant from a  U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development award.  The $483,408 HUD Voucher for Elizabeth Residents is part of a $98.5 million award that includes ...

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LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Access Nature, a Lewisboro Land Trust program that brings the benefits of nature to disabled and disadvantaged populations, has added two local professionals to its advisory board. Krista Munger is an educator in the field of science. She began her work on land preservation in ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Garden Club will meet Wednesday, September 19, at 320 Boulevard, Hasbrouck Heights, on the second floor in the HH Library Meeting Room. Light refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m., followed by the meeting. The winner of the Summer Garden of the ...

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ROSELAND, NJ — A group of approximately 15 senior citizens pleaded during Tuesday’s caucus meeting with Mayor John Duthie and members of the borough council to protect them from steep rent increases at the Everly apartment complex and to establish rent controls that would be sustainable. Many of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Fall is a great time to start a garden or renovate an existing planting bed. The soil is warm while the air is cool – a perfect combination for establishing new plantings. It is also a great time to prepare gardens for the next planting season. Investing time up front to ...

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It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling. Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit ...

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