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Clark Police Make Arrest in Home Burglary on Wednesday

January 17, 2018

CLARK, NJ – Clark Police arrested a suspect in connection with a residential burglary on Wednesday afternoon.

According to Police Chief Pedro Matos, police responded to a call from an alert resident in the area of Orchard Terrace and Hawthorne Drive around 1 p.m.   The resident reported seeing a suspicious blue BMW SUV in the area.

Once on the scene, officers located the SUV ...

Clark Man Found Dead After His Ex-Girlfriend is Killed in Trenton; Investigation Ongoing

CLARK, NJ - The Mercer County Prosecutor's Office is still investigating the death of Gladys Barrera, the former girlfriend of Fred Terribile, 58, who died on Jan. 3 of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound just days after Barrera was killed in Trenton on New Year’s Eve, according to Police Chief Pedro Matos.

In a post on Terribile’s Facebook page on New Year’s ...

Clark Board of Education Holds 2018 Reorganization Meeting

January 10, 2018

CLARK, NJ – The Clark Board of Education held its reorganization on Monday night at Arthur L. Johnson High School. Returning members Laura Caliguire and Steven Donkersloot along with new member Robert Brede were sworn into office by School Business Administrator R. Paul Vizzuso.

The board re-elected Jill Curran as its president and Steven Donkersloot as its vice president. “We are ...

Clark Students Host 'Your Change Can Change the World' Fundraiser During Holiday Season

CLARK, NJ - Arthur L. Johnson students collected $805 to buy gifts for families in need during the holiday season with their Your Change can Change the World fundraiser. 

Students collected change during lunch periods to raise funds for families of students attending the Newark Regional Day School.  Each class adopted one family and received a wish list.

Wishes included socks, ...

Girls Basketball: Summit Hilltoppers Overcome Early Deficit, Roll Past Johnson Crusaders

January 17, 2018

CLARK, NJ- The Summit High School Hilltoppers found themselves trailing the Arthur L. Johnson High School Crusaders by a score of 8-0 in the first minutes of Tuesday night’s game.

With a quick, explosive offense, they scored nine straight shots to close the quarter and dominated the rest of the game, defeating the Crusaders by a final score of 51-35 Tuesday night in ...

Report: Gov. Christie Didn't Sign Cooperative High School Sports Bill Before Leaving Office

TRENTON, N.J. – The proposed bill to allow school districts with multiple high schools to “co-op” in all sports based on participation or financial issues was not signed into law by Gov. Chris Christie.

Christie will “pocket veto” the bill, by placing it on an “action not taken list” prior to leaving office on Tuesday, according to a report by Greg ...

Boys Basketball: Union Farmers Outlast Johnson Crusaders in Fourth Quarter to Capture Win in Eric LeGrand Classic

UNION, NJ-  The Union High School Farmers found themselves trailing by a score of 37-35 after the third quarter of a close game and found a way to come back and regain control during the final eight minutes of action. They outscored the Arthur L. Johnson High School Crusaders boys varsity basketball team 23-10 in the fourth quarter to capture a 58-47 win Sunday afternoon at Kean University, ...

Brain Cancer Study Opens at Overlook Medical Center - One of Four Sites in Country

January 15, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - Kurt Jaeckle, MD, co-director of the Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center at Overlook Medical Center, and medical director of the Atlantic Center for Research, is leading a phase III study of novel drug VAL-083, which has already shown promise in Glioblastoma and other cancers.  The study is for patients whose glioblastoma multiforme or gliosarcoma has progressed during or after ...

Dr. Mohamad Cherry, Award-Winning Physician in Blood and Bone Cancers, Joins Atlantic Hematology Oncology

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Award-winning physician-researcher Mohamad Cherry, MD, has joined Atlantic Hematology Oncology, part of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Medical Group at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center. Dr. Cherry, who is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology, joins Atlantic Health System Cancer Care from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences ...

Rahway Highlights Rebranding, Business Grants, Restaurant Week at Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce Meeting

January 13, 2018

RAHWAY, NJ - With members of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce gathering in Rahway for the monthly meeting on Friday, the Rahway Chamber of Commerce took advantage of the opportunity to boast about some of the positive business developments happening in the city.

Rahway Chamber of Commerce Vice President Ralph Bahram, owner of Rahway Fried Chicken, highlighted the ...

Giacobbe Sworn in as Interim Rahway Mayor; Will Seek Election to Full Term

January 13, 2018

RAHWAY, NJ - Raymond A. Giacobbe was sworn in as the interim Rahway Mayor on Monday at the Rahway City Council meeting. He will complete the last year of Samson Steinman, who resigned from the position on Christmas Eve.

Giacobbe will complete the final year of Steinman's term and will seek a full four-year term, according to project director Joe ...

TAPinto Clark Named Township's Official Electronic News Source

CLARK, NJ –TAPinto Clark was named the Electronic News Source of Clark in a resolution unanimously passed  at Tuesday's Township reorganization meeting.    TAPinto Clark has become the place to go for original local news and information.  

TAPinto Clark is one in a network of 70 hyperlocal online new sites providing objective ...

Clark Town Council Elects 2018 President and Vice President

CLARK, NJ -  Members of the town council nominated and elected their 2018 president and vice president during the annual Clark Township Reorganization Meeting on Tuesday Jan. 2.  

Bill Smith was elected to the position of President of the Clark Town Council.   Patrick O'Connor was elected to the position of Vice President of the Clark Town ...

TAPinto Clark Named Township's Official Electronic News Source

January 7, 2018

CLARK, NJ –TAPinto Clark was named the Electronic News Source of Clark in a resolution unanimously passed  at Tuesday's Township reorganization meeting.    TAPinto Clark has become the place to go for original local news and information.  

TAPinto Clark is one in a network of 70 hyperlocal online new sites providing objective ...

2nd Annual Women’s March in Westfield Planned for Jan. 20

WESTFIELD, NJ — The Second Annual Women’s March in Westfield is planned for Jan. 20, organizers have announced.

“Our chief purpose in having the march in town again this year is to inspire and empower our children, to teach them to have a voice and to use it to inspire change,” said Jessica Golden Cortes, who is organizing the event with Lee McDermott Schaefer. Both are ...

Ocean County Freeholders Firmly Against Drilling Off the New Jersey Coast

January 14, 2018

TOMS RIVER - The Ocean County Board of Freeholders are strongly opposed to a Trump administration plan to expand offshore oil and gas drilling to the waters of nearly every coastal state in the nation..

The proposal by the Trump Administration includes 47 potential lease sales in 25 of the 26 planning areas — 19 sales off the coast of Alaska, seven in the Pacific region, 12 in the Gulf ...

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Mark Zuckerberg Should Be Concerned About His Legacy; Punishing Legitimate Media Organizations and Small Businesses Isn’t the Answer; Regulation Is

Facebook recently announced it will be changing its feed and algorithms so that news from publishers and posts from businesses will be relegated in favor of posts about your neighbor’s cat. 

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook is making these changes because he is concerned about his legacy and that of the company he founded. If ...

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G.B. Architect LLC – Who We Are and What We Do

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and my architectural practice located here in Clark.  I am the Principal and founder of G.B. Architect LLC.  I started my practice in 2005 and moved to Clark in the summer of 2016.  As we head into the New Year, I look forward to making and establishing new relationships with the community of Clark. 

My experience in ...

Caring Contact Crisis Line to Offer Tuesday Morning Volunteer Listening and Suicide Prevention Training

January 15, 2018

Have you ever been told you are a good listener? Do you have a yearning to really make a difference?

Crisis listening line Caring Contact will be offering its 92nd volunteer listening training beginning Tuesday, March 13. Training will run once a week 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., plus one full weekend, June 2 and June 3, and will end June 12. Training will be held at Congregation Beth Israel at 18 ...

Dog Found in Roselle Still Being Held at Newark Shelter

January 15, 2018

ROSELLE, NJ - A dog that was found on January 9, is still being held at the Newark Animal Shelter because no owner has claimed him. 

Roselle Police said the dog was found in the area of the Roselle side of Warinanco Park. The dog has a distinct blue eye and brown eye. Police also said the animal was checked and had no chip or tags. 

The Newark Animal Shelter ...

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AtlantiCast Medical Minute – Winter Weather Edition

On this episode of AtlantiCast Medical Minute, learn how to take the fight to Old Man Winter, while staying safe! Learn some winter health tips with Anthony Brutico, MD, Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Newton Medical Center.

 

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