Press Releases

June 5, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - As of today, June 4, there are more than 162,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus in New Jersey. Although there is no currently available vaccine against coronavirus, Atlantic Health System is calling on its expertise and national reputation for conducting cutting-edge clinical ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ — The therapy horses and staff of Team Velvet Inc., a non-mounted horse therapy program for children ages 5-12, have made two videos designed to help children cope with COVID-19 stress.  Scripted by lead psychologist Dr. Susan Edwards and videographed by Media Director Lillian ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Hunterdon County Senior Center is now offering many programs for seniors, via the web platform Zoom, in place of programming at the Gauntt Place building, which is closed due to the Governor’s executive orders limiting public gatherings. Freeholder Board Deputy ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County Freeholder Board Director Shaun C. Van Doren has requested that CVS and Rite Aid Pharmacies offer COVID-19 testing in at least one of their pharmacies located in Hunterdon County, in order to increase testing that health officials say protects the community ...

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Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office and the Domestic Abuse Sexual Assault Crisis Center are working to recruit Volunteer Response Team Advocates in Hunterdon and Warren counties. According to the release, the advocates are trained community members who provide empathy ...

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Javier A. Hernández: Local polyglot accepted by the HYPIA   Javier A. Hernández, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and resident of the Flemington/Raritan area, has been accepted by the International Association of Hyperpolyglots (HYPIA), which honors all those who manage to speak fluently six or ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Hunterdon, Warren and Sussex county freeholders have announced they are working together to develop a regional plan to re-open local businesses that are struggling financially as a result of the Governor’s shut down orders.  All three counties are calling it critical ...

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TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others ...

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April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Amid the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and its extraordinary impact on the health, economic and social well-being of our state, Earth Day is a historic milestone deserving of celebration and sustained action. It also is an ...

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HUNTERDON, COUNTY, NJ - The Governor has to set more reasonable goals and requirements for opening the state up, so that Hunterdon County and New Jersey can get back to business, freeholder Matt Holt announced at the Board’s May 5 meeting. Holt, the freeholder board’s economic development ...

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With high school graduation ceremonies for the public to attend looking unlikely, TAPinto Flemington-Raritan is offering parents of Hunterdon Central Regional High School seniors the opportunity to feature their child on TAP. The feature will include which Flemington-Raritan schools your child ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County park users successfully maintained social distancing and there were no reportable incidents over the weekend after county parks and trails re-opened on May 2, Sheriff Fred W. Brown has reported. “County park rangers, prosecutor‘s investigators, local ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ - Shaun Van Doren, President of the Tewksbury Historical Society, and Louisa Sargent, President of the Tewksbury Trail Association, co-partners of the bi-annual Tewksbury Barn Tour, have announced that this year's event has been canceled.  Originally scheduled for July 26, both ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County’s Freeholders have announced the county’s parks and trails will again open to the public on May 2, but advised parks users to follow social distancing rules in order to ensure that the state does not close parks again. Freeholder John Lanza, the Board’s ...

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Chimney Rock Inn, Central Jersey’s family restaurant group, has aligned with The Fudge Shoppe in Flemington to carry an assortment of their tasty treats at all three locations in Flemington, Bridgewater, and Gillette. These mouthwatering chocolate products are now available for takeout & ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County has received a donation of two 55-gallon drums of hand sanitizer from Firmenich, a Swiss perfume and taste company with offices in Newark, for use by essential county staff and distribution to first responders and medical providers, Hunterdon County ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Lone Eagle Brewing is joining a global effort to combat the economic impact of COVID-19 by brewing All Together IPA and donating profits from its sale to the Flemington Food Pantry. State and local governments have ordered the closing of nonessential businesses to slow the ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Pennsylvania DEP (PADEP) began aerial black fly spraying along both sides of the Delaware River on April 23, treating areas that cover the entire Hunterdon County border, as a result of financial support from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), ...

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Minuteman Press of Flemington is helping the local economy “bounce back” from COVID-19 with free advertising on a website designed to reconnect businesses and customers.  “Bounce Back Flemington is our way of giving back,” said Jason Jacobus, owner of Minuteman Press.  “My mission is to ...

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The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.  Hunterdon Healthcare is ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Sheriff Frederick W. Brown warns residents that there has been an increased number of scams due to the COVID-19 health crisis and advises residents to be extra cautious with emails, phone calls, specifically Telehealth calls, and if working from home, staying secure during ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Hunterdon County YMCA was named as a winner in the American Red Cross Pump It Up Challenge, which recognizes high-achieving blood drive sponsors that have grown the number of blood donations collected in their community to help hospital patients in need. Committed to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - These are unprecedented times and dealing with the unknown can be difficult. Staying home can be unnerving and can take a toll on everyone. From children to seniors, everyone needs to find ways to cope with the new temporary normal. The Artezen team is applying a three-fold ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Daily life has changed these past months. People are staying home, avoiding crowds and only going out for necessary trips. People are scared, anxious, stressed and overwhelmed. The daily messages of increasing number of new cases and the rise in deaths from COVID-19 are ...

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Please join nationally recognized small business expert Mike Blinder, owner of Editor & Publisher Magazine, and author of "Survival Selling Even in the Toughest of Times," for a free online webinar on how your business can weather these difficult economic times and prosper afterwards.  Mike ...

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The Flemington Car & Truck Country Family of Brand with 8 locations on Routes 202 & 31 in Flemington has announced that they will be giving FREE Oil & Filter changes to Healthcare Workers and First Responders for the month of April.  "Thank you for all that you’re doing during these ...

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. – Grant Kingston has won a silver medal for Hunterdon County Polytech Career & Technical High School in a competition held March 5 as part of the NJ State SkillsUSA Championships. Subsequent state-level SkillsUSA competitions have since been cancelled due to COVID-19, ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - The Selective Service System wants to hear from men and women who might be willing to serve as members of local Selective Service boards. Local board members are uncompensated volunteers closely connected with the nation’s defense. If a military draft becomes necessary, ...

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WASHINGTON, NJ – For almost 40 years, DASACC (Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Crisis Center) has been working to end sexual assault in Warren County and is excited to be expanding its 24/7 hotline, domestic and sexual assault advocates and counseling services to the Hunterdon County ...

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