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Glass and Hard Plastic in Nestle Pepperoni Hot Pockets Leads to Recall

January 17, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC -- Approximately 752,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat pepperoni hot pockets from Nestle have been recalled, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced. According to the USDA, the product may be "contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic."

The frozen product was produced from November 13, 2020 ...

Old Town Pub To Shut Doors Temporarily, Cites Constant Rule Changes, Restrictions

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ— Another popular Bordentown City eatery has decided to close its doors—temporarily—due to the restrictions faced by restaurants in New Jersey due to the ongoing pandemic.

Old Town Pub, located at 135 Farnsworth Avenue, opened in 2017 in the old Farnsworth House site. Owner Michael Scharibone, formerly of JoJo’s Tavern in Hamilton, made extensive ...

Still Baking This Week? Just Say No to Raw Dough

WASHINGTON D.C. - Christmas may be over, but as we move into the week before New Years Day, coupled with the fact that our New Years Eve celebrations are smaller and a little different this year, families are still using the time to stay home and bake together. Don't let those memories be soured by getting sick. 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

Baking with the Kids? Just Say No to Raw Dough

WASHINGTON D.C. - Although the holidays may be smaller and a little different this year, don't let those memories be soured by getting sick.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding everyone to "say no to raw dough". When you prepare homemade dough for cookies, cakes, and bread, you may be tempted to taste a bite before it is fully baked. But ...

Properly Fueled Announces Closure, Cites Current Climate of Restaurant Industry

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ-- A popular Bordentown City restaurant has fallen victim to the harsh business climate brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Properly Fueled, a health food "quick service" restaurant located on Crosswicks Street in Bordentown City, announced on Wednesday that it will be closing.

"It is with great sadness and much deliberation (that) we have decided to ...

Sustain and Serve NJ Program Feeds Hungry Families, Supports Restaurants Hit Hard By COVID

NEW JERSEY -- A new program called Sustain and Serve NJ has been launched by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority with the goal of enabling struggling New Jersey restaurants to prepare meals that would be distributed to nonprofit organizations to feed for needy residents.

Sustain and Serve NJ is a COVID-19 relief effort that helps families that are going through a ...

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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 ...