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Happy Hanukkah from TAPinto Bordentown!

December 10, 2020

BORDENTOWN, NJ-- Although Hanukkah, "The Festival of Lights," is considered a “minor” Jewish holiday, it is a popular celebration among Jewish families across America. In 2020, Hanukkah begins in the evening of December 10 and continues through the evening of December 18.

According to ReformJudaism.org, when the Maccabees entered the Temple in Jerusalem to ...

Local Chabad Bringing Sukkah Mobile to Homes This Holiday

FLORENCE, NJ—Sukkot may feel different to many people this year due to the pandemic, but the Chabad Jewish Center of Florence is making sure that families are still able to celebrate the Jewish holiday.

The Chabad, which also covers Bordentown and Burlington Township, will be bringing the holiday to the streets by way of a traveling Sukkah booth for the first time, in order to let more ...

Blessing of the Animals Service This Sunday in Bordentown City

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ-- Christ Church in Bordentown City will be holding its annual Blessing of the Animals this Sunday, October 4 at 10am.

Father Matt will be blessing pets, stuffed animals and St. Francis statues at the service. If your beloved pet is deceased, or does not like to travel, Father Matt will also bless a picture or other memento that represents your pet.

Those ...

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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 ...

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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

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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 ...