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November 29, 2021

NEW JERSEY — It's time for one of the annual festivities of the holiday season — checking out those awesome light displays. Of course, make time to drive around local neighborhoods to see what gems fellow residents have created, but don't forget to set aside some time to take a drive to enjoy those ...

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With COVID-19 numbers lower than they were in 2020 — coupled with the arrival of vaccines — more than eight in 10 Americans are confident they can celebrate safely this year, according to a recent WalletHub study. The excitement has led to a projected $10.1 billion in Halloween spending, with $3.3 ...

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BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — Back when I was a kid, Halloween was one day of fun, unless it was a school day. Then it was an afternoon and evening of fun. How things have changed! With Halloween 2021 falling on a Sunday, it's a much longer event. We're kicking off "Hallo-week" with the "Great ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar resident and best-selling author Caridad Piñeiro’s novel, “South Beach Love,” premiered this weekend as a Hallmark Channel original movie.  The movie stars William Levy, a popular telenovela actor and former “Dancing with the Stars” contestant, and Taylor Cole, a favorite of ...

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Don't miss TAPinto’s "Back to School" virtual magic show on Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m. The free event, which will star "Magic Bob" Richey from West Milford-based Party Magic Entertainment, is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.   READ MORE ABOUT 'MAGIC BOB': Pandemic ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Jon Bon Jovi gives a Garden State Parkway rest area a good name. New Jersey Turnpike Authority is renaming the parkway’s Cheesequake service area at milepost 123 in South Amboy after the famous Sayreville rocker. It’s part of a statewide effort to name nine GSP service areas ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Hoping to capitalize on its strength as a cultural destination, Jersey City will become the first North American location of the Paris-based Centre Pompidou. Mayor Steven Fulop, joined by Serge Lasvignes, president of Pompidou Center, Gov. Phil Murphy and Hudson County ...

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SCRANTON, PA — Located in the heart of Scranton, Pa., Steamtown National Historic Site offers visitors an exciting look into one of the first rail lines built in the northeast. The park is built on the former site of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, one of the earliest and most ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — Rock legends and New Jersey Hall of Fame inductees Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi represented their home state at Inauguration Day festivities for President Joe Biden.  The Boss kicked off the January 20 concert with an acoustic version of "Land of Hope and Dreams," ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Young people in middle and high school are encouraged to submit short films for consideration in the Montclair Film Emerging Filmmaker Competition.  Submissions are now open for the annual film competition, which is open to students from around the world interested in submitting ...

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It may be the only thing that there is just too little of, but the U.S. Postal Service is providing a contribution to the all-too-precious commodity with its debut of the next edition in the popular 'Love Series.' Released on January 14, the new stamp features "a colorful and lighthearted ...

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