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November 24, 2020

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  — Law enforcement officials from East Brunswick will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end-of-year "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" statewide campaign. Beginning December 4, 2020, and continuing through January 1, 2021, local and ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, November 15th to the 21st, The Office of Emergency Management confirmed 53 new cases of COVID-19 in South Brunswick. This is the largest spike in cases in a week’s time for the township since April and the third consecutive week of rising cases. The OEM was ...

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What’s Thanksgiving without cranberries? Whether you whip up a batch of homemade chutney (see below) or open a can of jellied sauce, there’s a good chance that the famous red berry will make an appearance in some way, shape or form with your feast. Ocean Spray reports that six in 10 Americans say ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Please join the East Brunswick Interfaith Clergy Council for its 45th Annual Thanksgiving interfaith service tonight online and on television. EAST BRUNSWICK INTERFAITH THANKSGIVING SERVICE Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 7:30 pm The Virtual Service will be broadcast ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick High School Bears wrap up their season with a home game vs. the Plainfield Cardinals at EBHS on Friday November 20, 2020. Featuring Rich Whalen on play-by-play.

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LONG ISLAND, NY -- Ellen Volpe, President of American Business Associates, spoke with Joe Apfelbaum, CEO of Ajax Union, on a recent episode of Opportunity Calls with Ellen Volpe. Apfelbaum’s position as CEO of an internet-based marketing company is only one of his many roles. “Joe is a business ...

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PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers football (1-4, 1-4) was edged in a triple overtime thriller with Michigan (2-3, 2-3), 48-42, on Saturday night at SHI Stadium, presented by RWJBarnabas Health. Quarterback Noah Vedral threw for a career-high 381 passing yards, eighth-most in a game in prgoram history, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick Arts Commission and the Recreation Department present the Winter version of the East Brunswick Photography Project.  The Project is to promote art and photography in and around East Brunswick.  All submission will be posted on the Township website and social ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police has awarded certification status to East Brunswick Police Lieutenant Frank J. Sutter. At the end of that period, Command Executives must show they have maintained the training and leadership standards since their initial ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police has awarded its highest certification status for a Chief Executive, Accredited Chief/Command Executive - Chief of Police - Advanced, to East Brunswick Chief of Police Frank LoSacco. Certification Status lasts for three years.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - In a public letter, Superintendent Scott Feder announced that South Brunswick will pause  all in-person learning for special needs students and remote learning centers until December 14th, 2020. This decision was made after a series of newly confirmed cases, school closures ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The "media" may have many around the country believing that Nutley's greatest gift to Thanksgiving is Martha Stewart, but locals know its "Nutley Raiders Ginger-Spiced Cranberry Sauce." First created by students in the culinary program at Nutley High School in 2017, this dish has ...

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In a normal winter, Mhairi Robertson tries to fill the seats inside Bistro La Source, a swanky French restaurant in Jersey City. This year, she’s trying to fill bubbles. Robertson, the manager of the restaurant, says the six plastic dining bubbles situated in the restaurant’s parking lot is an ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Officer Reggie Wright gives a tour of an East Brunswick Police vehicle, explaining the "tools" that officers use when on duty.  He provides the rationale for some parts of the vehicle, the contents of the trunk, the use of lights, and the emergency capability of the resources ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Township of East Brunswick has partnered with CivicReady for all Emergency and Township Notifications. The CivicReady Mass Notification System is a free communication service available to keep our residents, business owners, and the surrounding community informed of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Following the release of the final election results on Friday, November 20, newly re-elected incumbents Mayor Brad Cohen and Councilmen Sterley Stanley and Michael Spadafino have submitted this letter of gratitude to East Brunswick voters and those who supported their ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A South Brunswick house caught fire yesterday due to a lawnmower, according to a press release from the police department. All three South Brunswick fire departments- Kendall Park, Monmouth Junction and Kingston- responded to the emergency on Richford Road. Two additional ...

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SHAFTSBURY, VT -- Erin McKenny, Director of the Robert Frost Stone House Museum, joined TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur to discuss the museum and the lasting legacy of one of America's most celebrated poets. We know whose woods these were—Robert Frost lived in the home for nine years starting in 1920.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department has charged a woman from East Windsor after she ran over a man with her car following a dispute outside a motel on Route 130. Anna Defede, age 35, is being charged with 4th degree charge of causing a motor vehicle crash while having a ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - As published by the Middlesex County Board of Elections, the final results for the 2020 local elections in East Brunswick are presented here.  More than 26,000 residents of East Brunswick cast ballots this year.  In 2016, about 22,500 township residents voted in the general ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — Spurred by a defense that made vast improvements in the second half, the East Brunswick football team came back from a 13-point halftime deficit to defeat Plainfield, 21-20, in the final game of the season Friday night at Jay Doyle Field. The Bears, whose 4-4 record was the ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer, Brian Brodeur, was joined by Janellen Duffy, Senior Advisor with JerseyCan, and Vivian Cox Fraser, President and CEO of the Urban League of Essex County, to discuss a recent report released by the Global Strategy Group and the New Jersey Children’s ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Chief Thomas Mosier of the Piscataway Police Department announced today that a fatal collision is under investigation. The initial investigation conducted by Traffic Safety Officer William Kloos of the Piscataway Police Department ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ—Out of an abundance of caution, the East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive) will close to the public starting Saturday, November 28. Even though the building is closed, the library has several ways to provide public services.   Customers will be ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ – Winter is coming for high school sports, but student-athletes will have to wait until 2021 for action. The NJSIAA, New Jersey’s governing body for interscholastic sports, announced the pushback of all winter sports and the cancellation of all formal winter sports tournaments ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Some unlikely officemates will form the hub of The Hub – a home base for research institutions, health care companies and technology firms that will soon begin to take shape in downtown New Brunswick. Rutgers and Princeton, as well as RWJBarnabas Health and Hackensack ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur is joined by Nick Donato Jr. of the Donato Financial Group. Established by Donato’s father, Nicholas Donato Sr., Donato Financial Group has provided financial advice for their clients for over 45 years. Donato described the services at Donato Financial ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – The Middlesex County Food Organization and Outreach Distribution Services (MCFOODS) today received a donation of 1,500 Thanksgiving turkeys which were distributed to two dozen partner agencies throughout the County, helping feed families throughout Middlesex County this ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Has your small business been impacted by COVID-19? Small businesses and nonprofits with no more than 50 employees may be eligible for a grant up to $30,000. Know another business owner? Forward this to them. Through the ...

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