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Rabies Shot Clinic is on Saturday, Nov. 13, in Basking Ridge

November 8, 2021

 

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The free Rabies Shot Clinic will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Nov. 13 at Bernards Township Public Works Garage, 277 S. Maple Ave., Basking Ridge. No appointments are necessary to get a free rabies shot for your dog or cat. The clinic is open to residents of Bernardsville and Peapack and Gladstone, as well as the five other communities served by ...

Smash a Pumpkin Event Friday in Liberty Corner; Help Save the Planet

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 5, area residents will have a chance to help fight global warming, fertilize the soil and have some fun.

The Bernards Township Environmental Commission is sponsoring a Pumpkin Smash from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, at Dogwood Farms in Liberty Corner. 

It is important to keep pumpkins out of our landfills because ...

Somerville Turkey Trot Continues Early Morning Thanksgiving Tradition

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Sixth Annual Somerville 5K Turkey Trot returns Thanksgiving morning with live runners and hundreds of feet on the ground.

COVID-19 restrictions forced last year's event to be run in a virtual format.

The staging area is at Engine Company No. 1, 170 E. Main Street at the corner of Veterans Memorial Drive. The race begins at 9 a.m., and will follow a course ...

Somerset County Begins Pfizer COVID Vaccinations for 5- to 11-year-old Children on Friday

Parent or Guardian Must Be Present and Provide Consent for Youth Vaccinations at Somerset County Clinics

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Beginning Friday, Nov. 5, the Somerset County Department of Health will begin administering the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11-years following approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers ...

Bernards Township Health Department Schedules November COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

 

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - COVID-19 vaccines are effective at protecting against severe disease and can help keep you and your family safe. The Bernards Township Health Department encourages all eligible community members to receive their COVID-19 vaccine and any booster that may be needed. To reach as many people as possible, the Health Department will be offering Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson ...

Oct. 23 COVID-19 Update: Deaths in New Jersey Top 25,000

Editor's Note: Statistics in this report - state, national and international - are current as of Saturday.

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 27,701 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 54 cases overnight. There has been a total of 763 deaths since March 8, ...

Somerset County to Provide Moderna, J&J Booster Vaccinations Beginning Today

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Beginning today, October 22, the Somerset County Department of Health will begin administering Moderna and Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 booster shots to certain eligible populations at its COVID-19 vaccination clinics. The approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expands booster doses to all ...

Investing in its workforce, Atlantic Health System creates “tech schools” at Overlook Medical Center, offering certification in high-demand positions

SUMMIT, NJ – Atlantic Health System has created two “tech schools,” based at Overlook Medical Center, to allow existing team members to obtain radiological technologist certifications, or to become certified pharmacy technicians.

The programs are aimed at not only enriching the skills of Atlantic Health System’s own workforce, but also bolstering the number of team ...

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Success of TAPinto’s DIY Content Submission Process Highlighted at 2021 NJ Local News Summit

MONTCLAIR, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was featured as a virtual speaker at the 2021 NJ Local News Summit, presented by The Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University, on Thursday.  Shapiro talked about TAPinto’s Do-It-Yourself (DIY) content submission process and the impact on revenue.

The process, which was developed a few ...

When Every Vote Counts, Market Your Candidacy Locally on TAPinto

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing:  except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government.  In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes one way or the other would have changed who won.  When every ...

Providing Local News that Matters: Cristina Pinzon Franchises TAPinto Hackensack

HACKENSACK, NJ — One of the first things you’ll notice when speaking with TAPinto franchisee Cristina Pinzon is she’s passionate.

She’s passionate about her heritage – her family emigrated to the United States from Colombia when she was a child.

She’s passionate about her community – she was raised in Elizabeth and still has deep ties to the ...

Somerset County Surrogate Helps North Plainfield Family Achieve Dream for National Adoption Day

November 20, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Ten year-old Christian Jesse Perez-Ortiz was adopted earlier today as part of Somerset County's National Adoption Day celebration, allowing enthusiastic parents Jose & Anthony Perez-Ortiz and their new son to enjoy their first Thanksgiving holiday as a family. The adoption process was completed with the assistance of the New Jersey Department of Children ...

On The Road Again: AAA New Jersey Projects Thanksgiving Travel May Rebound to Pre-Pandemic Levels

November 23, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- Airports and roads may seem jam-packed this year as AAA predicts 53.4 million people to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, up 13% from 2020. This brings travel volumes within 5% of pre-pandemic levels in 2019, with air travel almost completely recovering from its dramatic fall during the pandemic, up 80% over last year. As restrictions continue to lift and consumer confidence ...

Bernardsville Art Gallery Hits One Out Of the Park with Art and Baseball Combo

November 28, 2021

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Those in attendance at the artist reception Friday night at Studio 7 Fine Art Studio in Bernardsville, N.J., including former New Jersey Governor Tom Kean and nationally renowned wildlife artist Douglas Allen, transcended the limits of color as they journeyed through shadow and light in this evocative collection of original black and white watercolor paintings by James ...

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