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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Take a moment and find out how to get more from TAP into Basking Ridge, and see how easy it is to get up-to-the-minute news about everything going on in the community: news, sports, politics, education, events and more.

Also, use us to place classified ads, calendar events, and business listings by simply clicking  "Log in / Contribute Content" at the top of any TAP page.  It's that easy.  After you sign up, you can put your classified, event, or business on our site.

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  1. Sign up for our FREE daily newsletter to get the most important stories and local events sent to your inbox. You can also sign up for breaking news alerts, so you never miss a thing. Just enter your email address at www.tapinto.net/enews. When your daily newsletter arrives, be sure to click on the email to see all the articles from the previous day. One or more will surely catch your eye.
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Basking Ridge

Bedminster Woman Dies From Injuries After Being Struck by Car at Bridgewater Mall Parking Lot

July 12, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Bedminster woman has died from her injuries after being struck by a car in the parking lot of the Bridgewater Commons Mall on Monday.

Marion Kelley, 62, was struck by a vehicle while walking in Lot 4 near the Macy's merchandise pick up area at around 3:20 p.m. Monday.

The 2017 Mazda was driven by Chinmayi Parikh, 33, of Piscataway.

The crash is still being ...

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Basking Ridge Resident Cycles Toward $52 Million Goal in the 2018 Pan-Mass Challenge

July 19, 2018

Local man will ride to fundraise for live-saving cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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