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Trump Includes Clara Barton Statue in National Garden of American Heroes

January 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Clara Barton is among the historical American figures slated to be honored in the planned National Garden of American Heroes monument that was originally announced by President Donald Trump in July.

Trump, in the last two days of his Presidency, amended his original Executive Order on Monday and added dozens of more names to the roster planned to be honored in the ...

Bon Jovi, Springsteen to Perform on President Joe Biden's Inauguration TV Special

SAYREVILLE, NJ -- New Jerseyan rockers Bruce Springsteen adn Jon Bon Jovi is among numerous stars from the entertainment world who will perform during Joe Biden's Inauguration TV Special that will take place instead of a traditional Inaugural Ball.

The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer members are among the confirmed musicians set to perform during Celebrating America, a live ...

Bordentown City Cranberry Fest Set for 2021

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ— We have something to look forward to this Fall: the Cranberry Fest has been set for 2021.

Cranberry Fest is one of Bordentown City’s annual signature events, drawing thousands of people to town on the first weekend of October every year.

The event has become one of the area’s largest juried arts and crafts shows, with over 150 crafters, artists and ...

It's Not Too Late to Enjoy Smithville Park's Holiday Light Show, Tree Decorations

EASTAMPTON, NJ – Families searching for a safe way to enjoy the holidays are finding it at Historic Smithville Park, where a nightly light show is wowing visitors with scenes of wonder and joy.

Each night when the sun sets, the Victorian village comes alive with scenes of holiday magic, including 14 specially decorated Christmas trees, moving stained glass windows, and glimpses of ...

Martel's Christmas Wonderland Crowned Light Fight Champions

HAMILTON, NJ -- For 35 years, Hamilton's Martel family has been bringing their holiday cheer to the community. Now, after being crowned Champions of The Great Christmas Light Fight on Wednesday, the entire country knows their dedication to creating a Christmas Wonderland in their yard.

Under the direction of family patriarch Bob, three generations of the Martel ...

Trenton Thunder's Boomer Rolls Through Bordentown

BORDENTOWN, NJ—Boomer did not let an impending snow storm keep him away from Bordentown on Wednesday.

The Trenton Thunder mascot rolled through parts of Bordentown Township and Bordentown City yesterday on the Thunder Truck as part of the “Boomer in Your Neighborhood” program.

“Boomer in Your Neighborhood” lets residents of towns within 15 miles of Arm and ...


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NJ Transit Gets Federal Grant to Use A.I. to Study Crowds, Mask Wearing on RiverLINE

January 23, 2021

NEWARK, NJ – NJ TRANSIT is the recipient of a federal grant that will use artificial intelligence and video analytics to study customer flow on the River LINE light rail system in response to COVID-19. The pilot program will provide  data that allows for better crowd management, as well as faster incident response and needs-based operational changes.

The $600,000 grant was ...

Mercer County Congresswoman Watson Coleman Tests Positive for COVID After Capitol Riots

MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) received a positive rapid antigen test result for COVID-19 on Monday, according to a press release from her office. She believes she was exposed during protective isolation in the U.S. Capitol building as a result of insurrectionist riots on January 6. As reported by multiple news outlets, a number of ...

RCBC Facebook Town Hall to Discuss Paying for College

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ  – For many students, the terms “college” and “financial aid” go hand-in-hand. And for some, these terms provide a necessary means to achieving an otherwise insurmountable goal -- earning a degree. 

If you’d like to learn more about:

The types of financial aid available to you,

How to apply for financial ...

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Register Now for Free Virtual Panel Discussion Featuring Distinguished COVID-19 Experts, January 14

January 10, 2021

TAPinto will host a panel discussion featuring distinguished COVID-19 experts on January 14, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. This virtual gathering is free for attendees, but registration is required. 

The panel, presented by Atlantic Health System and moderated by Communications Consultant Bruno Tedeschi, will feature Dr. Michelle Cholankeril, Division Chief of ...

Foods That Make You Feel Good When You’re Craving New Jersey Classics

January 23, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Disco fries, deep-fried Italian hot dogs, cheesy breakfast sandwiches — New Jersey restaurants are home to foods we crave, even if they’re not the best choices for our bodies on a daily basis.

We wondered, when it comes nutrition, can you have your cheesecake and eat it, too?

Michele Smith, licensed mental health counselor, certified intuitive eating counselor ...