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Fair Lawn Police Blotter - July 22, 2019

July 23, 2019

06/26/2019 - 9:00 pm Narcotics: Det. Brian Rypkema, Det. Anthony Lugo & P.O. Justin DiGuglielmo approached a suspicious parked vehicle in Memorial Park and arrested the occupant, Corey Work, age 29 of Toms River, after marijuana was discovered inside the vehicle. He was released after being charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of drug ...

We Want to Hear From You: Take Our 2019 Reader Survey

July 23, 2019

The local news industry is constantly changing and so are the habits and preferences of readers like you.   In order to fulfill our mission of producing quality journalism, we’re conducting a survey on what our readers think about TAPinto and how they engage with the news.  I want to invite you to take our Annual Reader Survey.

Your feedback is important to us and ...

Time Running Out for Some Combat-Injured Veterans to Claim Tax Refunds Up To $3,200

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding veterans who received disability severance payments after 1991 and claimed it as income that time may be running out to claim their refund.

Veterans should take action soon if they received a notice (letters 6060-A and 6060-D) and have not already filed Form 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, to claim a refund or credit of the ...

Here’s How Individual Taxpayers Can View Their Tax Account Info from the IRS

Taxpayers with questions about their federal tax accounts can hop over to IRS.gov for answers. Individual taxpayers can login to the View Your Account Information page to view specific details about their federal tax account information.

Taxpayers can view:

Their payoff amount, which is updated for the current day.
The balance for each tax year for which they owe taxes.
Their payment ...

Local Businesses Partner for Free Business Planning Seminar, July 30

GLEN ROCK, NJ – Local Financial Planner, Dmitriy Yankelevich of Barnum Financial Group, who is also the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce Vice President, is inviting area business owners to a workshop on “Understanding the Value of Your Business,” one of several upcoming events on “Small Business Planning.”

On Tuesday, July 30, the Financial Planner is providing ...

If You’re Feeling Helpless, Help Someone

There are times when all of us feel a bit down or, not right, frankly.

Joan has advice for those times.

Joan: I am a firm believer that when you are going through a difficult situation or experiencing pain, one of the best ways to promote healing is to help another person. Taking the focus off of yourself, even if only for a brief period, works wonders and often provides the distance ...

Sources: Barchi Will Step Down as Rutgers President in 2020

July 23, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers President Robert Barchi, whose tenure at the 253-year-old school has been marked by unprecedented successes as well as setbacks, will step down after the 2019-20 school year.

Barchi's pending departure was confirmed to TAPinto New Brunswick by a source familiar with the situation.

The announcement of Barchi's apparent exit gives school officials ...

County Jail's AC Working Again After Friday Night Malfunction

HACKENSACK, NJ – After the air conditioning system at Bergen County Jail malfunctioned Friday evening in the midst of a heat wave hitting northern New Jersey, the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office said the units were restored within a few hours.

In a statement posted on Facebook Saturday morning, Sheriff Anthony Cureton said administrators were notified at 9:30 p.m. the night before ...

Authorities Charge Ring Behind Bergen County Robberies

HACKENSACK, NJ – After an 11-month investigation, authorities arrested three men in connection with a series of robberies around Bergen County over the last year.

Jabri Moore, 21, of Cliffside Park, Jamaris Gray, 20, of Brooklyn, N.Y. and Jaylen Nichols, 19, of the Bronx  and a 17-year-old were taken into custody last week

In September 2018, the Bergen County ...

Sources: Barchi Will Step Down as Rutgers President in 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers President Robert Barchi, whose tenure at the 253-year-old school has been marked by unprecedented successes as well as setbacks, will step down after the 2019-20 school year.

Barchi's pending departure was confirmed to TAPinto New Brunswick by a source familiar with the situation.

The announcement of Barchi's apparent exit gives school officials ...

50 Years Later, Apollo 11 Remains Our Greatest Achievement

The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 commemorates the single greatest achievement in the history of mankind.

In our world of rankings, I don’t think anyone can argue the point.

A man walked on the moon.

A member of species earthbound for thousands upon thousands of years, left footprints on that mysterious silver globe in the sky that inspired wonder and fear since man’s ...

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing at Kennedy Space Center

July 21, 2019

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA -- In July of 1969, the United States famously sent three astronauts to the moon. The Kennedy Space Center is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing with added events and features that makes this year a very special time to visit Florida’s Space Coast. 

The attractions at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex are vast, covering the ...

Hoboken Real Estate Market Fueled by Families and New Businesses

HOBOKEN, NJ -- In Part 2 of HomeGrown: Hoboken, Host Stephanie Willoughby talks with two women business owners in the mile-square city about how Hoboken’s revival and growth has also made the city a more welcoming place for families.  

Pamela Kalman, Owner of PKL Properties, spoke about the thriving real estate market in Hoboken.  Kalman said that there is no ...

The Heat Is On: Bergen County To Keep Cooling Centers Open Over The Weekend

July 20, 2019

HACKENSACK, NJ – Several drop-in cooling centers throughout Bergen County will remain open this weekend to help residents stay cool during the current heat wave, county officials announced Friday afternoon.

Additionally, Lyft is offering free rides to cooling centers. In New Jersey, anyone looking to access the free rides can use code NJCOOL10.  Codes are valid for ...

Bergen County Officials Recognize International Student Science Fair Winner

HACKENSACK, NJ - County officials recognized a Bergen County Academies student this past week for coming in first place at an international science competition.

Jason Ping, a junior, was presented with a certificate of commendation by the Freeholder Board and County Executive Jim Tedesco on Wednesday.

Ping was named the first place winner of the Intel International Science and Engineering ...

Bergen County Ambassador Program Kicks Off With Z100 Personality

PARAMUS, NJ – Some of Bergen County's most well-known names have partnered with the county to help promote why it's a great place to live, work and play.

Bergen County officials and iHeartMedia unveiled a new partnership last week aimed at boosting tourism and economic development within the state's most populous counties. 

As part of the initiative, the county plans ...

National Ice Cream Day: Where You (And The Dog) Can Score Free Treats

July 19, 2019

PARAMUS, NJ - Mark your calendars.

July 21 is National Ice Cream Day and there will be plenty of freebies and discounts out there to help you celebrate this important summer occasion.

Here's a round up of deals that have been announced so far.

Baskin-Robbins

Get two pre-packed quarts of any ice cream for $7.99 on July 21.

Carvel

Carvel will offer a buy one, get one free deal ...

Real Fruit Bubble Tea Officially Open At Garden State Plaza

PARAMUS, NJ -  Looking for something cold to sip on when it's hot out?

Real Fruit Bubble Tea, a popular Toronto-based chain, held a grand opening celebration on Friday of its newest location in Garden State Plaza's food court.

The shop offers a variety of speciality drinks including fresh fruit slush, fresh tea, sherbert, signature milk bubble tea, fresh fruit ...