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Longtime Friends Spreading the News in Bordentown

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - When longtime friends Elizabeth Meyers and Kristin Antonello saw that the greater Bordentown area was in need of a hyperlocal news outlet, they jumped at the opportunity to bring TAPinto into the community.

The two recognized Bordentown as a community that would benefit from a TAPinto site because there was no publication devoted only to local news.

“There was a ...

Shapiro: "Amid Spike in Local News Initiatives, Franchise Model Remains Only Proven Method to Scale Local News"

Cautionary tales have emerged in recent weeks about the inherent risks of entering the local news industry. Poynter recently called out a few of the pain points that new publishers endure, and Columbia Journalism Review suggested there isn’t enough budget to combat increasing political polarization at the local level.

All these potential pitfalls haven’t stopped ...

Financial Focus: What to Expect from a Financial Review

June 18, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic may have unsettled many aspects of your life – including your financial situation. Even if your employment and earnings were not directly affected, you might have concerns about whether you’ve been making the right investment moves in such a stressful environment. The pandemic is, hopefully, just a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence, but different events can rattle ...

Community Science Project Invites Union County Residents to Document Biodiversity of Rain Gardens

June 22, 2021

Union County residents of all ages can become community scientists by identifying and photographing butterflies, birds, and other wildlife for the “Rain Gardens of Union County” project. The project is being run through the Rutgers Cooperative Extension program of the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.

“The Rain Gardens of Union County project is a unique ...

The Summit Foundation donates $13,000 to Crisis Listening Line Caring Contact

Julie Keenan, President of the Board of Trustees of the Summit Foundation, presented a $13,000 grant to Caring Contact on June 11, 2021. For nearly 50 years, the Summit Foundation has served the Summit community by growing and granting philanthropic resources to address local needs. During the last 10 years they have invested $8.6 million through grants, scholarships, and donor-advised ...

Union County Clerk Advises Residents on Passport Expiration Dates Travel this Year

For the latest updates and details visit the U.S. Department of State online.

Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi advises residents to check their passport expiration date before making plans for international travel this summer, and fall, and early winter. Some countries will not allow entry for travelers with passports that are within several months of expiring.

“Depending on the ...

Moody’s Assigns MIG 1 to Township; Cites Strong Financial Position, Increased Revenues

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Moody’s Investor Services has assigned Berkeley Heights Township an MIG 1 short-term rating and affirmed its Aa1 long-term credit rating which reflects the township's strong fundamental credit quality and its established record of market access. Moody’s positively viewed the new redevelopment projects coming online – which will bring in PILOT revenue ...

Did Dr. Varley and Board of Education violate the bidding and education laws?

June 15, 2021

The following is a complaint I filed with the States Attorney General on June 9, 2021 requesting an investigation into possible violation by the Board of Education and Dr.Varley.

PDF of Complaint: https://bit.ly/3gq0D4r

Thank You, Teachers!

Our remote learning journey began on the morning of March 17, 2020, with a dynamic pair of teachers belting “Into the Unknown” and reassuring the kids that we would get through this together.  My kids laughed, I cried.  I was unsure about the long road ahead and how we would get through it all.

Words could never truly express my gratitude and respect for every teacher, ...

Thank You Berkeley Heights Residents

We are grateful to the residents of Berkeley Heights for your enormous support.  We appreciate our opponents stepping forward and wanting to serve. 

We are proud to represent all the residents of Berkeley Heights this November.  We are passionate about our community and are focused on the bright future of Berkeley Heights.  We know we have the commitment, leadership ...