Hunterdon Cares

PITTSTOWN, NJ - America’s Grow-a-Row has received a grant for $100,000 from Bayer Fund, a philanthropic arm of Bayer in the U.S., which will be used to increase access to nourishing fresh produce for people who are struggling with food insecurity in New Jersey and the surrounding region. Chip Paillex, President and Founder of America’s Grow-a-Row, shares, “We are incredibly grateful for the longstanding support from Bayer Fund over the years to help America’s Grow-a-Row provide free fresh, healthy produce to the ...


You're a typical New Jersey driver, who needs to fill up at the local gas pump. Each gallon you buy sends 42 cents  to the state and another 18 cents to the federal government. With gas prices going through the roof, there are calls by members of Congress to suspend some or all of those taxes for the remainder of the year. Does suspending gas taxes work? It might save a few cents at the pump; it would also take away funds to repair New Jersey roads and infrastructure. Should the New Jersey state legislature suspend the current ...

Sir Grout

Kitchens are special places for many homeowners. It’s not only an area to prepare meals or store food, it’s a center point for many activities, like family gatherings and casual diners. As such, kitchens are one of the busiest areas in a house. Unlike any other room, surfaces in these areas take a beating due to this constant daily use. Floors are especially vulnerable to this kind of wear and tear. Foot traffic brings tracked dirt, and the grout lines quickly absorb this external agent. Without proper care, the grout soon ...

TAPinto Insider

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — This month's "Two Minutes with TAPinto" features TAPinto South Plainfield publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen. When she started TAPinto South Plainfield, she worked full time as Regional Manager/Business Development for a bank. It became so successful that she was able to leave her banking career to focus on TAPinto full-time. "I say this to all of my advertisers. You're not just placing an ad on TAP, we're going to help you brand your business and we're going to tell your ...

Your Real Estate Source

Check out 831 Grandview Ave in Westfield; this colonial in the Manor Park neighborhood won’t last long. With a new outdoor staircase leading to the enclosed front porch, a new roof, and other updates since 2021, you’re getting modern living with classic character. From the porch, you’ll step in to the sun filled living room with bay windows that flows into the updated kitchen with granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances. The first floor also contains a half bathroom and a formal dining room. On the second floor ...

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Recent Updates in NJ Family Law

May 21, 2022

It is important to keep abreast of the new issues and decisions that affect family law in the state of New Jersey on an almost daily basis.  The following three recent updates are noteworthy and worth further discussion.

1.  Donna Ohlson v. Theodore Wodzinski

In this unpublished opinion, the NJ Appellate Division addressed the issue of handwritten changes on a settlement ...

Employers, Teens, and Parents/Guardians: Be Aware of Child Labor Laws as Summer Approaches

As the last days of school approach and the summer months draw nearer, many teenagers will be returning to the work force.  New Jersey takes the safety and protection of its minors who work these summer jobs very seriously, and the New Jersey Department of Labor cracks down hard on child labor violators.   Therefore, it is important for employers, teenagers, and parents/guardians ...

Full Moon Yoga & Sound Healing Session May 16th

May 10, 2022

Join us for our monthly Full Moon Yoga & Sound Healing session led by owner Jeff Claburn & fellow teacher & sound healer Christina Flanagan. With the energy of the moon, experience a gentle moon salutation of yoga poses integrated with calming breathing techniques to begin the evening.

Once Shavasana is reached, allow the body, mind, & breath to be enhanced with essential oils, ...

Challenge Yourself With 30 Days of Yoga With 50% Off Your First Month

Honor Yoga has exactly what you need to take your yoga practice to the next level.

Master the basics in Roots – learn the fundamentals of yoga in practice with postures taught from the ground up.
Give yourself the chance to rest in Restore – a fully supported class to bring you into deep ...

Joe Piscopo - Star of Saturday Night Live

May 16, 2022

Joe Piscopo is a resident of Lebanon Township and has lived in Tewksbury Township. Along with Eddie Murphy, Joe Piscopo was a player on Saturday Night Live for four seasons from 1980-84. On SNL, he was known for playing such characters as 60 Minutes Andy Rooney, Bruce Springsteen, and Frank Sinatra. In 1988, he played the role of "the Comedian" on an episode of Star Trek: The ...

Sharon Van Etten: Musician and Actor

Sharon Van Etten has released six studio albums, the latest of which is We've Been Going About This All Wrong (2022). She attended North Hunterdon High School, at which she participated in the chorus and performed in stage musicals. Van Etten's debut, Because I Was in Love, was released on May 26, 2009, on Language of Stone, and was manufactured and distributed by Drag City. Because ...

Athletes of the Week: Hunterdon Central Boys Golf Wins State Championships!

May 18, 2022

The Hunterdon Central boys golf team won the NJ State Group 4 Championships Tuesday.

This continues the team's undefeated season, and adds honors for the players, including a medal on May 14 for Alex Yong, who medaled at the Hunterdon County Boys Golf Tournament.

On the team this year are Thomas Brunnetti, Trent Fisher, Zachery Fisher, Tyler Francfort, Ryan Hughes, Greg Kepic, ...

Sean Creter is TAPinto Athlete of the Week. 

Saturday, May 7th, Sean Creter scored three goals for the Red Devils (13-0), who outscored Pope John, 5-1, in the second quarter to open an 8-3 halftime lead for the championship of the Hunterdon Warren Sussex Tournament. Sean is TAPinto Athlete of the Week. 

According to the website,, "Creter is really explosive out of his stance, is very clean off the ground ...

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Board of Education Meeting


Hunterdon County Reporting 95 New COVID Cases, as of Thursday

May 20, 2022

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported an increase of 95 COVID cases Thursday, bringing the total number to 23,405.

The county is reporting one new fatality, bringing the total to 217, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 757 cases, 3 deaths
Bethlehem Township – 710 cases, ...

Hunterdon County Reporting 71 New COVID Cases, as of Wednesday

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported an increase of 71 COVID cases Wednesday, bringing the total number to 23,310.

The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 216, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 754 cases, 3 deaths
Bethlehem Township – ...

Hunterdon County Reporting 61 New COVID Cases, as of Tuesday

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County reported an increase of 61 COVID cases Tuesday, bringing the total number to 23,239.

The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 216, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 754 cases, 3 deaths
Bethlehem Township – ...

Pro-Choice Protest Organized by Hunterdon Central Teens [Photo display].

May 6, 2022

Chants of "My Body, My Choice" were heard over the pounding rain hitting the sidewalk in front of the historic courthouse on Main Street in Flemington late Friday afternoon, as more than seventy students --mostly from Hunterdon Central--- expressed their outrage at the possibility of the 1973 landmark Roe Supreme Court decision being overturned.

Earlier this week, a 98-page draft ...

North Hunterdon High School Junior Selected to be Governor's School in the Sciences Scholar

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - North Hunterdon High School junior Aasha Page was selected to be a New Jersey Governor’s School in the Sciences scholar, one of the most prestigious summer programs for high schoolers in the state.

To apply, an individual must be nominated by the high school based on such criteria as high school transcript, class rank, written essay, letters of recommendation and ...


May 14, 2022

The New Hope Arts Center, Government Officials, and Board members of the organization gathered to officially unveil long-awaited renovation rendering plans by architect Ralph C. Fey.  

The nonprofit facility further announced the institution’s $750,000 capital campaign launch, “Elevate the Arts.”  This renovation project will ...


The best Jewish comedians, and a dinner nosh. You'll laugh till you plotz! Saturday May 21st!

Catskills on the Delaware - comes to THE BORSCHT BELT - STOCKTON, NJ 

Doors Open 7pm Show: 8pm CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

MIKE EAGEN's television appearances include Caroline's Comedy Hour (A&E) and Evening At The Improv. (A&E) and The Valentine's Day Massacre, a ...

‘True American Hero’ Veteran Amos Benjamin shares his story of courage and healing following traumatic brain injury

May 20, 2022

United States Marine Corps veteran and motivational speaker Amos Benjamin shared his life story and mission advocating for veteran home ownership at an event hosted by Benchmark Lending at Chimney Rock Inn on April 28. 

“Our team met Amos last year and we were so moved by his story that we invited him to meet our realtor partners here in New Jersey,” explained Glenn M. Davis, ...

NAACP Inducts Officers in Hunterdon County Chapter

May 18, 2022

To the Editor:

I recently had the honor of attending the induction of officers into the Hunterdon County chapter of the NAACP. It is about time that we had more support for the diversity that is now prevalent in Hunterdon County.

There were numerous officials and politicians in attendance to offer congratulations and support for the new chapter. The politicians from Hunterdon County spoke, ...

Protect Your Rights

To the Editor:

In 1946 German Lutheran Pastor Martin Niemöller was quoted as saying:

First, they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out — because I was not a socialist.

Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out — because I was not a trade unionist.

Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out — because I was not a ...

Carmel Gettings Honored for her Service to Hunterdon County

May 21, 2022

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - For the past 11 years, Carmel Gettings has dedicated her time and professional life to public services in Flemington and around the greater Hunterdon County community.

Now, she is retiring from nonprofit organization Prevention Resources Inc. after serving in the dual roles of director and family partner. She was the founding director of Harvest Family Success Center in ...

County Recognizes National Emergency Services Week, Public Safety Director and Former EMT Brayden Fahey Reflects

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County honored local first responders with the commissioners’ unanimous approval of a proclamation marking May 15 through May 21, 2022 as “National Emergency Medical Services Week.”

The county’s proclamation notes that “access to quality emergency care dramatically improves the survival and recovery rate of those who experience ...

County Officials Speak About Flooding Concerns and Planning for Emergency Preparedness, FEMA and State Programs Noted

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County Board Director John E. Lanza explained the takeaways of his meeting with Gov. Phil Murphy in Lambertville prior to the commissioner meeting May 3.

Lanza said he has hopes state and federal officials can partner on efforts to make New Jersey’s communities more resilient. He announced that the state has new methods to partner with local governments ...

New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 19, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Reach Another Record High

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...

Jack McGreevey, a No-Nonsense Supporter of Veterans, Dead at 93

CARTERET, NJ – Jack McGreevey, a battle-hardened Marine drill sergeant turned dogged advocate for his fellow veterans, who passed his passion for service to his son, former Gov. Jim McGreevey, died May 12.

He was 93.

Mr. McGreevey, of Carteret, was a constant presence throughout the 19th legislative district, serving in the legislative office since 1998. He proudly wore his ...