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Home Baking for Profit Soon to Become Legal in New Jersey

July 22, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Bakers in the Garden State who have been longing to make cookies, cakes and other baked treats from home —and legally sell them for a profit — are another step closer to achieving their goal.

The New Jersey Public Health Council recently approved the state Department of Health’s rule change to allow for the sale ...

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How COVID-19 Almost Crushed Fran Russo’s Olympic Dreams

July 27, 2021

WAYNE, NJ — Wayne Valley High School’s standout fencer, Francesca Russo, is in Tokyo right now, settled into the Olympic Village and prepping for competition. Her road to Tokyo, though, took a turn during the pandemic and COVID-19 came very close to derailing her dream.

Russo’s story is one of perseverance through outer difficulties and inner doubts.

She moved to Wayne ...

Sam Mattis, 'Greatest Discus Thrower in NJ History,' to Compete in Olympics on July 29

TOKYO — East Brunswick native Sam Mattis will compete in the 2020 Olympics Games discus throw on Thursday, July 29 at 8:45 p.m. on NBC.

The 27-year-old is ranked No.17 in the world — and No.1 in the United States — by worldathetics.org. Mattis was recently characterized as "the greatest discus thrower in NJ history" by Jim Lambert of ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, July 28, 9:30 AM

Belmar Public Library, 517 10th Avenue, FREE

Belmar Public Library's "Storytime with Miss ...

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Wed, July 28, 4:00 PM

Freehold Borough Fire Department, 49 West Main Street, Freehold

Monmouth County Free COVID-19 Testing and Vaccines

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Wed, July 28, 4:00 PM

Monument Row, Main Street between 12th and 13th Avenues, Belmar

Belmar Farmers Market

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Thu, July 29, 8:30 PM

Seventh Avenue Beach , Belmar FREE

Movies on the Beach: Moana

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Fri, July 30, 6:30 PM

Pyanoe Plaza, Main Street at Ninth Avenue, Belmar FREE

Friday Night Summer Music Series: Tommy B and the ...

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Thu, August 19, 4:00 PM

Milt Campbell Field, 1322-64 East Third Street, Plainfield

Music in the Park: Season of Gratitude

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

Mayor Walsifer Details Borough's Case for Purchase of Belmar First Aid Squad Property

July 19, 2021

Let me begin by saying there is so much misinformation being spread concerning the Belmar First Aid building that I feel the need to set the record straight.

But first, I would personally like to thank each and every Belmar First Aid Squad (BFAS) member and volunteer for their dedication and hard work over their long history of service to Belmar and Lake Como. I am sure all the residents feel ...

TAPinto is Hiring!

July 14, 2021

TAPinto is currently hiring to support its growing network of more than 90 franchised online local news sites in New Jersey, New York and Florida. 

Positions available include:  

Customer service specialists. Click here for more information and to apply.
Director of content. Click here for more information and to apply.

For more information about ...

Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

The Jaffe Briefing - July 27, 2021

STATEWIDE – Even the Washington Post now realizes New Jersey’s awkward relationship with the feds. The Garden State famously gives more tax dollars to Uncle Sam than it can ever dream of getting back in financial aid, infrastructure and other goodies. (In fiscal 2018, New Jersey received less back on every federal tax dollar paid ...

TAPinto Denville Franchisee Joins Senior Team of African American Chamber of Commerce of NJ

DENVILLE, NJ -- The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (AACCNJ) announced the addition of Ferlanda Fox Nixon, Esq. -- franchisee, publisher, and editor of TAPinto Denville -- as chief of policy and government affairs. 

AACCNJ is a proactive advocacy group that provides a platform for New Jersey’s African-American business leaders to speak with a ...