East Brunswick Business Owner Sues to Stop New Hotel Going Up in New Brunswick

February 15, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -The owners of an East Brunswick hotel are suing to halt the construction of another such establishment a few miles away in New Brunswick.

Shan & Dylan LLC, who own a Comfort Suites just off Route 18, filed suit in an effort to press the New Brunswick Planning Board to rescind its approval of the four-story hotel, which ​was issued in November.

That proposal calls for ...

ShopRite Of Spotswood Renovations Complete

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - ShopRite of Spotswood shoppers have endured months of shopping around the 60,000 square foot store, wondering where favorite snacks, drinks, cereal and more were currently being housed. They've dodged construction and needed to ask where certain items could be found, but like true New Jerseyans, they persevered and shopped on. Now, the long wait and shopping frustration is ...

Six NJ Hospital Groups Join Forces to Cut Health Care Costs for Employees

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Six New Jersey-based health care systems, including St. Peter's Healthcare System -- parent corporation of New Brunswick's St. Peter's Hospital -- have  formed a consortium designed to reduce costs, expand access and enhance care for their employees.

Atlantic Health System, CentraState Healthcare System, Holy Name Medical Center, ...

EB Chamber Invites You to "Love Your Business"

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Regional Chamber of Commerce will celebrate Valentine's Day in a a unique way by helping local merchants and professionals to "Love Your Business" in a breakfast gathering at Pinot's Palette on Wednesday, February 21 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am.

The meeting will feature free sessions with Carl SanFilippo, Broker/Owner of ReMax First on ...

Middlesex in 2018, How's the Economy Looking? Rutgers Experts Provide Insight

PISCATAWAY, NJ - A newly sworn in Democrat governor and an arguably hectic presidential administration.

And the cherry on top: Gov. Phil Murphy, in his inauguration speech, confirmed the existence of Central Jersey.

How does that bode for Middlesex County?

Ask James Hughes, a professor and dean emeritus at the Bloustein School at Rutgers University and an expert in planning and ...

How to Keep Important TAPinto East Brunswick News Stories in Your Facebook News Feed

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.

At TAPinto, we believe in serving you with high-quality, objective local news coverage.   To make sure that you continue to see news from us in your Facebook News Feed:

Have TAPinto ...

Rutgers ​Plans New Chapter for New Brunswick's Riverfront

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For decades, the remaking of New Brunswick's riverfront has been a tug of war between historical and environmental conservationist​s​ on the one hand, and developers and city officials on the other.

The 2030 physical master plan for Rutgers University has ignited a potentially new chapter for the city's relationship with ​its ​river, in the​ ...

Facebook Changes Its News Feed; How You Can Get Your Local News

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear. 

This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information relevant to them, said TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro. 

“Relegating legitimate news publishers and ...

Today's Blue-Light Special: EB's K-Mart Building to Become Multi-Use Property

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  - An old friend on Route 18 will be revitalized shortly when the former K-Mart building on route 18 South will be reconfigured into a contemporary multi-use area featuring retail venues and other uses.  A commercial developer who already maintains a few other properties in the township has plans to resurrect the once-vibrant location.

TFE Properties, LLC has ...

Brooklyn and Chelsea Favorite Brings More Hummus to East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Could ancient tastes and flavors be the wave of the future?  With the Mediterranean diet having been proclaimed one of the world's healthiest and its popularity growing, the foods and flavors of Greece, Turkey, and the Middle East are occupying more space on American plates.  That is especially true here in East Brunswick, home of Afanadina, ibby's, Halal ...

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East Brunswick Named Partner of the Year by NJ News Commons

February 5, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - has been named Partner of the Year by NJ News Commons, a network of more than 230 news organizations across New Jersey.  The award goes to a journalist or news organization that showed overall excellence in their work for 2017.    

Joe Amditis, Associate Director of the Center for Cooperative Media, said TAPinto won the award ...