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May 14, 2021

HANOVER PARK, NJ - The COVID-19 pandemic has altered predictable routines this year, including the normal function of the five day school week. As the administrators of Hanover Park High School have made several adjustments to accommodate the nature of the pandemic, they have also decided to cancel ...

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WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the dealership’s unique history being a third-generation, family-owned business. Spina’s grandfather, Gaspar Spina, started selling cars in the 1950s and established the dealership in 1962. “Back ...

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NEW JERSEY — Colonial Pipeline Co. announced in a statement late Wednesday evening that the pipeline that was shutdown by a ransomware hack last week was going to restart and begin operating again.  “Following this restart, it will take several days for the product delivery supply chain to ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The residents of East Hanover honored the local Police department during National Police Week.  There were sandwiches, food and special treats delivered to the police station. Chief of Police Christopher F. Cannizzo issued a statement of gratitude, "Thank you to our residents ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. There’s always something growing in New Jersey, be it excitement for warmer weather or the flowers in everyone’s yard. Celebrating springtime in the Garden State requires a garden date. We have so many options at ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Struggling under coronavirus restrictions and travel limitations, New Jersey’s tourism industry took a major hit last year, with the number of people visiting the state — and the amount of money they spent — registering dramatic declines, according to the state’s 2020 tourism ...

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HANOVER, NJ - On Sunday May 23rd the Hanover Township Youth Football and Cheerleading along with the Hanover Township Recreation is hosting a Sunday Funday event. The event is open to all Hanover Township Youth entering Grades K-9 in September 2021.  The event is from 5 - 7pm at the Brickyard ...

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NEW JERSEY - Criminal jury trials will resume in person next month, under a Supreme Court order issued Tuesday that revises juror service based on the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in New Jersey. The Court’s order directs the resumption of in-person criminal jury trials beginning June 15, with ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- East Hanover's Mondelez Corporation, the parent company of NABISCO is gearing up for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 as the Official Cookie and Cracker sponsor of Team USA. The iconic brands will rally fans to "Snack Together. Win Together" this summer, through ...

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From May 20-23, Chatham High School Theatre Department will present a live production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, a musical comedy based on the book by Rachel Sheinkin, with music by William Finn. The show stages a spelling bee with six quirky contestants in the fictional town of ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The Primary Election is June 8, 2021.  Currently, there are 17 Ballot Drop box locations throughout Morris County. Additional locations may be added before the location, stated Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi. The Ballot Drop boxes are all outside and under surveillance 24/7.

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FLORHAM PARK,NJ - The Florham Park Little League Tricky Tray Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, May 22nd from 9am - 1pm behind the Florham Park Recreation Center. The Tricky Tray committee thanks all of the businesses that have supported the event.  They are listed in the attached graphic.

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The community is invited to participate in a Facebook Live Community Conversation with Morristown Medical Center about AFIb, Heart Health and Stroke Prevention. The conversation will take place on Tuesday, May 11 at 12noon  People with atrial fibrillation (AFib) are five times more likely to ...

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Updated at 3:51 p.m. NEW JERSEY — Following an Amber alert issued Monday, authorities have found a 2-week-old baby reported missing, state police said. "Chinna Payne, a 2-week-old baby girl, of East Orange, N.J. has been safely located," state police said in a Facebook post. Police had ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison improved to 9-1 on the season following a 143-202 victory over Hanover Park and a 143-177 win over Mount Olive on Friday. Devan Patel shot a 34, while Nathan Tallinder and Michael Scheier both finished with a 36. The team will compete in the NJSIAA Tournament at Bowling ...

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MADISON, NJ - The community is invited to gather in Remembrance of Ajay Sah. The event will begin online, tonight (05/08) at 7 pm EDT, on the Drew Theological Chapel YouTube channel. The link can be found in our bio. At 7:45 pm EDT, we will be gathering in-person on the EC Patio where chai will ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Hazmat was called in to a situation on Rt. 280 West Saturday afternoon in East Hanover. At approximately 2pm, at mile marker 2.2 there was a large fluid spill in the middle of the highway on Rt. 280 Westbound.  Hazmat was requested to the scene.  The cleanup caused traffic ...

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NEW JERSEY — They don’t call this The Garden State for nothing. Want to bring out your inner green thumb this season? There’s no better time than now to get started on a kitchen garden. “There is no mastery of gardening, you just get better at guessing,” said Bloomfield’s L. Be. Sholar, who ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The Morris County Homebound COVID-19 Vaccination Program is a program that finds, contacts and inoculates residents in Morris County who may not be able to leave their homes. The program, according to officials has reached more than half of the 800 residents targeted since ...

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Plan Summer 2021 now! Your camper will be the main character as we create, grow and explore a safe summer together. We invite you to check out our summer offerings for the Madison Area YMCA's Quest Camps at madisonareaymca.org/camp, as well as our summer session programs. Online registration is ...

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HANOVER PARK, NJ - On Tuesday, May 4th, Hanover Park hosted its Underclassmen Awards in the outside amphitheater to honor the freshman, sophomore, and junior students for their outstanding academic and social achievements.  The Principal, Thomas Callanan, Vice Principal, Sergio Silva, and the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A 30 year old Parsippany man has been arrested on a host of drug related charges. Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James Gannon, and Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker announced the arrest of Jeremy Mayes, 30, of Parsippany Troy-Hills, ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - It appears that the long awaited project to improve traffic patterns at the intersection of Rt 24 and Columbia Turnpike is on hold due to the lack of paper work submission from Morris Township.   In a statement released from the Morris County Board of Commissioners, they ...

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NEW JERSEY — Need another reason to get your COVID-19 vaccine? Now you can get free beer at more than 30 New Jersey breweries just for getting your shot during the month of May. The number of breweries participating in New Jersey's “Shot and a Beer” program, which began this month in partnership ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The fee to obtain a Senior ID will be reduced to $5 (from $15) announced Morris County Clerk Ann F. Grossi, Esq. The fee will be reduced during the month of May. Morris County Senior ID Cards are available for senior citizens, 55 and older, who may no longer possess a driver’s ...

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As tradition holds, May is the designated month of AP Exam administration. CollegeBoard, a nonprofit organization devoted to empowering young learners, has committed itself to administering the full version of all 32 exams, unlike last year’s testing window, which called for an abridged version of ...

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HANOVER PARK, NJ - Hanover Park Junior Erin Peters was recently named the first round and a state-wide finalist for the NJ Shout Down Drugs songwriting competition. She has now entered the second round of online voting. These votes are really important, as they will help determine the winners at ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Morris County Library has reopened to the public beginning today, May 4. The library will no longer quarantine returned material and fines will continue to be waived. The public may now browse the entire first floor of the library which includes the following ...

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TRENTON, NJ - What a difference a weekend makes. Governor Murphy has begun a wide-ranging lift on COVID-19 restrictions in New Jersey according to his press conference today. He has been under tremendous pressure by elected officials across the state to reopen New Jersey. Presumptive Republican ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The township pool of East Hanover will open Saturday, May 29th. Badges may be purchased at the East Hanover Recreation Center Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm or online at: easthanovertownship.com. Please call the office at 973-888-6085 for more information. Badges will ...

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