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County, Food Bank of SJ Hosting Drive-Up Food Distribution Event

January 25, 2021

WESTAMPTON, NJ -- Burlington County, in partnership with the Food Bank of South Jersey, will be holding a Drive-Up Food Distribution event on Saturday, January 30 from 10AM to 12PM.

The event will be taking place at 695 Woodlane Road in Westampton. Those attending should enter through the Burlington County Institute of Technology campus.

Burlington County residents in need of the ...

Hamilton's St. Patrick's Day Parade Won't Step Off for 2021

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin announced on Monday that the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will not step off for 2021 as the coronavirus pandemic continues. The parade also was canceled last year at the start of the health crisis to protect attendees and first responders. 

"It is with great disappointment and regret that, after careful ...

Treacherous Roads The Centerpiece For a Tuesday Storm

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – For those waiting for the big snowstorm we have been deprived of over the past couple of years, the wait will need to continue.  Two storm systems developing this week will provide some white winter weather for a good part of New Jersey, but neither storm is showing much inclination to develop into a bigger deal. 

The first system is a quick and light ...

Philadelphia VA Holding Walk-In Vaccine Clinic This Weekend for Eligible Vets

PHILADELPHIA, PA -- The Philadelphia VA will be holding a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on Saturday, January 23 for eligible veterans, including those from New Jersey. 

Vaccines will be administered on a walk-in basis to both veterans 75 years and older, as well as to veterans 65 to 75 years old who are at an elevated risk. 

To help with patient flow, veterans whose last names ...

Township Reminds Residents About Upcoming Dog Licensing Deadline

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ – As this month begins to come to a close, Bordentown Township is reminding residents that January is Dog Licensing Month in the municipality.

In 2021, both initial licenses for new dogs and also license renewals for dogs that have been spayed or neutered is $10 and $13 for dogs that are not spayed or neutered.

January 31 is the last day to register a dog ...

Food Bank of SJ Holding Free Pop-Up Food Pantry This Weekend

BURLINGTON CITY, NJ -- The Food Bank of South Jersey will be holding a free, pop-up food pantry on Saturday, January 23 from 12:30pm to 2pm in Burlington City. 

The food pantry will be held at the Keegan Recreation Center, located at 522 Wood Street. Those attending should enter through JFK Park, off Wood Street. 

The food pantry is open to all residents of New Jersey. Those ...

Bordentown Township Posts Employment Opportunities

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- Bordentown Township is hiring for several positions within the municipality. 

The Township is currently seeking both full-time and part-time Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). 

Bordentown EMS responds to 911 emergency calls in Bordentown City, Bordentown Township and Fieldsboro as well as on the NJ Turnpike, and provides mutual aid to surrounding ...

MLK, Jr. Day: What Is Open, What Is Closed

BORDENTOWN, NJ-- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a federal holiday that takes place each year on the third Monday of January. The holiday marks the birthday of the civil rights giant, and is being celebrated this year on Monday, January 18. 

Being that it is a federal holiday, federal government offices, the Post Office and most banks will be closed on Monday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day ...

Bordentown City to Hold Dog Licensing, Free Rabies Clinic This Weekend

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ-- Bordentown City will be holding its annual Dog Licensing and Free Rabies Clinic on Saturday, January 9 from 9am to 10am at the Carslake Community Center, located at 207 Crosswicks Street. 

Bordentown City residents will be able to get free rabies vaccines for their dogs and cats. 

The City will also be processing dog licensing applications on Saturday. Dog ...

Bordentown Township Holding Free Rabies Clinic This Weekend

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- Bordentown Township will be holding its annual Free Rabies Clinic for pets this weekend.

The free clinic will take place on Saturday, January 9 from 1pm to 3pm at the Township Senior Center, located at 3 Municipal Drive. Residents who are attending are asked to park in the rear parking lot upon arrival. 

Because of new safety protocols in place due to ...

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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 ...

Upcoming Events

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Tue, January 26, 7:30 PM

VIRTUAL, Bordentown Township

Bordentown Township Environmental Commission ...

Government

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Sat, January 30, 10:00 AM

Bordentown City

Trinity's Table Food Drive

Giving Back

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Mon, February 1, 7:00 PM

Carslake Community Center, Bordentown City

Bordentown City Planning/Zoning Board Meeting

Government

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 ...