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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 ...

Laser Treatments: Everything You Need To Know

Cosmetic laser treatments can be beneficial to a variety of patient needs. If short term solutions aren’t satisfying your appearance-related concerns, our Aerolase laser could be your solution. It has been proven to be successful in treating pigmented lesions, acne, facial veins, rosacea, hyperpigmentation, melasma, ingrown or unwanted hair, psoriasis, scars, skin ...

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

June 21, 2021

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 ...

Sublime Salon Welcomes Mahnaz Arbabi

Mahnaz will be joining Sublime Salon as a Hair Stylist on June 25th. Her hours will be Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mahnaz’s passion is to share her art. Her goal is to inspire and move people. She moved to America from Iran in 2001 and decided to turn her lifelong obsession with hair into a career by specializing in color and haircuts. She is a ...

Commissioner Board Will Raise the Juneteenth Flag at the Union County Courthouse

Flag raising ceremony will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 19.

The Union County Board of County Commissioners is pleased to invite the public to attend the second annual Juneteenth Flag raising ceremony on Saturday, June 19, at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Union County Courthouse, located at 2 Broad Street in Elizabeth.

The Juneteenth Flag was created in 1997 to commemorate June 19, ...

Union County Students Awarded in “Stock Market Challenge”

Students from 10 school districts in Union County participated in a four-week interactive financial literacy course this spring, called the “2021 Stock Market Challenge.” The course was hosted by the Zeta Nu Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity in Plainfield, with support from Union County Commissioner, Dr. Angela Garretson. The organization sought to empower local youth with ...

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.

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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 ...