BASKING RIDGE, NJ – TAPinto Basking Ridge, the only independent news operation dedicated solely to covering Bernards Township, set a single-month record for readership in March.

The 129 percent increase in readership, year over year, is directly attributed to the news site’s COVID-19 coverage, as we continue to coordinate daily news reporting of how the virus is affecting the Basking Ridge community.

TAPinto Basking Ridge shattered its own record for page views. In February, the news site had 42,067 page views. In March, that number jumped to 61,504 page views, a 46 percent increase in one month.

The TAPinto news network of more than 80 hyperlocal sites in three states.