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VIDEO: Promising COVID-19 News in New Jersey, Kids Helping Kids & Honoring a Hero

January 18, 2022

NEW JERSEY — There's new promising news that the COVID-19 surge in New Jersey is slowing. Plus, generous kids are using their hearts to help other kids. Also, one community prepares to honor a local hero, as he celebrates a milestone.

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland Bank.

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VIDEO: Weeks After Giving Birth, Mom Dies of COVID-19; Teen Helps Girls & The Environment

NEW JERSEY — A community is remembering a New Jersey mother of four who died of COVID-19, just weeks after giving birth.  Plus, a high school freshman is going green and helping other girls at the same time.  Also, a little bit of luck changes 'lost' to 'found.'

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VIDEO: Mom Dies from COVID-19 Weeks After Giving Birth, Teen Helps Girls & The Environment

NEW JERSEY — A community is remembering a New Jersey mother of four who died of COVID-19, just weeks after giving birth. Plus, a high school freshman is going green and helping other girls at the same time. Also, a little bit of luck changes 'lost' to 'found.'

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VIDEO: Remembering Teenage COVID-19 Victim, City's Milestone and Restoring History

NEW JERSEY — As one New Jersey community mourns a COVID-19 victim, another is recognizing a new milestone.  Plus, a legendary figure in Trenton reflects on decades of service.  And a community spends months restoring history.

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland Bank.

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VIDEO: New High-Rise Inspections, Encouraging COVID-19 News in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY — One of the state's largest cities will start high-rise inspections, following a deadly fire in The Bronx.  Plus, Governor Phil Murphy signs the Freedom of Reproductive Choice Act.  Also, some encouraging news when it comes to a statewide COVID-19 measurement.

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VIDEO: Big Game for Top-Ranked High School Basketball Team, Major Step to Transform a Neighborhood

NEW JERSEY — New Jersey has the top-ranked high school basketball team in the country and the players are preparing for the game of the year.  Also, there's progress to transform an entire neighborhood, with a building more than 100 years old at the center of it.  Plus, a new push to expand internet access.

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VIDEO: Attorney General's Office Investigates Deadly Police-Involved Shooting, Changes at One New Jersey University and Community Support for a Local Olympian

NEW JERSEY — A busy day all around New Jersey.  The State Attorney General's Office is taking a closer look at a deadly police-involved shooting.  There are changes ahead for students, faculty and staff at one New Jersey university.  Plus, a local community is ready to support one of its hometown athletes in the Olympics!

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VIDEO Nearly $900,000 and Counting Paid to School Employees Not to Work; Familiar Face Reflects on 40 Years of Public Service

NEW JERSEY — A school district in New Jersey is paying hundreds of thousands of dollars -- and counting -- of taxpayer money to three employees not to work.  Plus, a fixture of public service in the state for nearly 40 years is reflecting on his accomplishments.

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VIDEO: Pizza Lover Looks To Slice a Guinness World Record, Administrators Push For Virtual Option on Snow Days

NEW JERSEY - A pizza aficiona-"dough" in New Jersey is trying to take a slice out of a Guinness World Record.  Plus, on a day when many school schedules were impacted by snow, some administrators want virtual snow days to be part of the discussion.

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VIDEO: Big Business on the Move, Non-Profit Asking for Post-Holiday Help and a Board of Education First

NEW JERSEY — Big business news in Essex County and a non-profit in Union County that helps others is asking for help itself.  Plus, a long-time New Jersey advocate and spokeswoman is now adding a new title to her list of accomplishments.

TAPinto's Kristina Behr reports on today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto.

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