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Middlesex County Fair Opens August with Family Fun

July 15, 2022

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair returns to East Brunswick from Monday to Sunday, August 1-7, and, as always, ends with two nights of joyous explosions of fireworks.

Calling all 4 - 11 yr olds--now is your chance to reign over the Middlesex County Fair. If you are interested in registering for our King/Queen or Prince/Princess competitions, please go to the link ...

Long Beach Island Named NJ's Best Summer Travel Destination

LBI Region, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which serves as the accredited Destination Marketing Organization for the Long Beach Island region, proudly shares the 2022 Travel Pulse report for the best summer destinations in America.

The members of the chamber recognize the importance of a summer vacation, and look forward to welcoming friends and families to this great ...

Flo-Rida to Headline Jersey City's Fourth of July Celebration

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Flo Rida, the Florida-born rapper best known for international hits such as "Right Round", "Club Can't Handle Me", "Good Feeling", "Wild Ones", "Whistle", "I Cry", "G.D.F.R." and "My House,” will headline Jersey City's Fourth of July Celebration this year, Mayor Steven Fulop announced ...

Morristown 4th of July Activities: Self Guided Tours, Period Re-Enactors and a Reading of the Declaration of Independence

MORRITSOWN, NJ  – Come celebrate the 4th of July with the Morristown National Historical Park! Celebrate America's Independence with a reading of the Declaration of Independence.

The event will take place at  Washington’s Headquarters grounds, 30 Washington Place on July 4 at noon. Festivities begin with a "Warm-Up for the ...

Disney's Beloved Festival of Fantasy Parade is Back at the Magic Kingdom

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - "Hear ye! Hear ye! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the Magic Kingdom. You are warmly invited to join Mickey Mouse and his Fantasyland friends for a magical celebration in the streets! Dreams will come true, hearts will soar, and you will become a part of the magic. For the time has come to take your places, and prepare to welcome the ...

The Heat is On: Memorial Day Forecast Points to Sizzlin' Summer Travel

FAIR LAWN, NJ -- The unofficial start to summer will be a busy one this year, as AAA predicts 39.2 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Memorial Day weekend. This is an increase of 8.3% over 2021, bringing travel volumes almost in line with those in 2017. Air travel continues to rebound, up 25% over last year, the second-largest increase since ...

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Spencer Savings Bank Is Hosting A Pet Supply Drive and Pet Adoption Day!

August 11, 2022

Calling all animal lovers! Spencer Savings Bank is hosting a Pet Supply Drive. From now until August 31st, the team is collecting a variety of cat and dog supplies to support the following nonprofits: Eleventh Hour Rescue, Friends for Life Animal Rescue, King’s Pack Rescue, and Helping Felines in Need. The bank will also be hosting a “Pet Adoption Day” on Sunday, ...

Passaic County Fair Starts Thursday

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ – The Passaic County Board of County Commissioners, and Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc. will be hosting the annual Passaic County Fair from August 11th-14th at Garret Mountain Reservation. The opening ceremony will be held on Thursday, August 11th at 7:30pm.

The fair will feature four days of unique activities for all to enjoy from games and rides to art ...

Englewood Health Nationally Recognized for High-Quality Stroke Care

Englewood Health has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke quality achievement award.

This award recognizes Englewood Health’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced ...

Increase Your Odds of Being Lucky

Recently, I was in conversation with a group of people and during that time I shared some exciting professional news. After hearing what I said, one woman rolled her eyes and remarked sarcastically, “You are so lucky … everything always happens for you and is so easy!”

I looked at this person, processing what she just said and in the manner in which she stated it.

In my ...

Goods Donated in Hawthorne Delivered to Village in War-Torn Ukraine

August 9, 2022

MOVCHANIVKA, UKRAINE - Nearly three dozen large parcels of clothing, military-grade supplies, non-perishable food, and more successfully crossed the Atlantic and Europe to finally arrive in the village of Movchanivka in Ukraine.  The donations were the product of the generosity of Hawthornites and those of neighboring towns who responded to Donna Grofsick's call for aid back in ...

Millburn High School Senior Films Documentary of Ukrainian Refugee Crisis in Poland

While the rest of us watched our televisions as Russian troops invaded Ukraine, 17-year-old Millburn High School student Peter Ren booked an airplane flight to Poland to document Ukrainian refugees as they entered Poland. His film, The Cost of War, is an eyewitness account of Ukrainians at the Przemyśl train station, where 10,000 to 20,000 Ukrainians arrived daily, and ...

New Jersey Extends Outdoor Dining Options Until November 2024

August 4, 2022

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy signed a new law Wednesday that extends outdoor dining in New Jersey until November 2024.

"There are restaurants and bars and growing numbers of breweries that are still relying on the outdoor dining spaces they were allowed to create to get themselves back financially to where they were pre-pandemic," Murphy said. "We want to see ...

Bergen New Bridge Celebrates 50 Years of Psychiatric Residency Program

August 2, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Psychiatry Residency Program.

“We are proud to be an educational leader, providing a solid and diverse foundation for the future of Psychiatry,” said Deborah Visconi, President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. “Our Psychiatry Residency Program, celebrating its ...

New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

TAPinto South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen Named Grand Marshal of Labor Day Parade

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — When Darlene Tedesco-Cullen received a call from South Plainfield Councilwoman Christine Faustini to talk about the borough's annual Labor Day parade, Tedesco-Cullen thought she knew what it was about.

"Usually I help judge the floats, so I figured she was going to ask me if I was going to be around Labor Day to judge again," Tedesco-Cullen, the ...

Glen Rock Police Blotter - August 7, 2022

August 7, 2022

During the period between August 1 to August 7, 2022 members of the GRPD handled 228 calls for service, the highlights of which included:

8-1-2022 - 4:49 PM – A Winslow Terrace resident reported being the victim of a scam in which he sent $1,000.00 in gift cards to a suspect purporting to be the victim’s boss.  The detective bureau is ...

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Wed, August 17, 7:30 PM

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Glen Rock Environmental Commission Meeting

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Thu, August 18, 7:00 PM

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Glen Rock CRAN Meeting