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Gov. Murphy Drops NJ’s COVID-19 Travel Advisory, Still Advises Travelers to Self-Quarantine if Going Beyond Neighboring States

November 25, 2020

TRENTON, NJ — The surge of coronavirus cases across the country has prompted Gov. Phil Murphy not to release this week’s coronavirus travel advisory based on its current criteria.

However, he strongly advised individuals to refrain from nonessential interstate travel and to still self-quarantine for 14 days after traveling to any U.S. state or territory beyond the immediate region ...

Murphy Announces Resources for People Overwhelmed During Holidays Due to COVID-19

CAMDEN, NJ — The COVID-19 pandemic has not relented on New Jerseyans since March, claiming loved-ones, putting families in financial ruts and set to change the fabric of the holiday season to come. 

With three days to go until Thanksgiving, Gov. Phil Murphy shared resources for those feeling overwhelmed.

“We recognize that with everything that we have already endured, plus ...

Hours Increased at Ocean County College COVID-19 Drive Thru Testing Site

OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - As of Nov. 18, Ocean County has recorded 19,163 cases of the coronavirus.  Citing an uptick in COVID-19 cases and a greater interest for testing with the approach of the holidays, Ocean County will increase the hours of testing at the Ocean County College drive thru test site. During the week of Nov. 23, testing by appointment will be done from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., ...

NJ State Police See Mostly Halloween Compliance, Could Fine Some Parkway Protestors  

November 2, 2020

NEW JERSEY — Halloween weekend saw mostly compliance with coronavirus restrictions across the state although there were a few notables outliers, according to New Jersey State Police Superintendent Col. Patrick Callahan on Monday.

“I thank the overwhelming majority of you who celebrated safely and especially those of you who took extra precautions to keep trick or treaters ...

Home Instead's Be a Santa to a Senior Program Making A Difference

November 23, 2020

WARETOWN - Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical home healthcare company, located in Waretown, NJ owned by David D'Alliessi.

The company provides home helpers and certified home health aides (CHHA’s) in a residence to assist with a variety of tasks to include, light housekeeping, meal prepping and cooking, laundry, medication reminders, bathing/hygiene, transportation/errands and ...

Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association Artificial Reef Project Slated to Begin

November 28, 2020

BEACH HAVEN — After delays attributed to governmental paperwork and the Coronavirus outbreak, it appears the efforts of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association to enhance area artificial reefs are about to come to fruition.

Association president, Captain John Lewis, has announced the vessels slated to be deployed on the Little Egg Reef Site have been cleared and may be leaving ...

Southern Defeats Pinelands 36-15 to Complete Solid Season

STAFFORD — The Southern Rams football team defeated Pinelands 36-15 in the Battle of the Border Thanksgiving Game on Wednesday night in Manahawkin. 

All high school administrators, coaches and athletes must be congratulated for pulling off a successful season in the midst of this crazy Covid-19 pandemic.  Congratulations to all. 

Solid Season for the Rams

The Rams ...

Barnegat’s Rob Davis Steps Down: Plans to Coach Football Again

BARNEGAT, NJ – Barnegat High School football coach Rob Davis wants one thing to be clear.  While it’s true that his team’s victory over St. John Vianney was his final game, he’s not retired. He’s stepped down for now and will one day be back on the field.

As Davis sees it, it’s just a matter of time and more of a return to physical wellbeing. He plans ...

A Journey from Barendegat to a Burning Hole

November 24, 2020

Editor's Note: Barnegat Police Chief Keith A. Germain is a Barnegat native who has a flair for writing as well as uncovering facts. TAPintoBarnegat/Waretown is honored to share this abbreviated version on what Germain's investigation revealed about the origins of the township's name.  A complete copy of the work is available here.

Barende-What?

When you search the history ...

Obituaries

May 8, 1938 - Nov 27, 2020
George Thomson Pruden, beloved husband, father, brother, and grandfather passed away peacefully on ...
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Documentary Filmmakers on the Untold Story of How Indigenous Women Influenced the Suffragette Movement

November 27, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur talked with Director Katsitsionni Fox and Editorial Consultant Corinna Sager about the new documentary film Without a Whisper, the untold story of how indigenous women influenced the early suffragette movement in the United States. 

The film “uncovers that hidden history,” said Fox. Women in the Haudenosaunee ...