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[" Flemington Borough Council will hold its meetings both in-person and online starting with the June 14", " 2021 Council meeting. The public is welcome to attend either in person at Borough Hall", " 38 Park Ave.", " or online through the Zoom platform.  ", " As always", " members of the public will be able to give public comment during relevant portions of the meeting. To email a public comment", " please limit the email to 450 words and send it by 3:00 p.m. the day of the ", "meeting to: ", "PublicComment@historicflemington.com ", "Online viewers can comment during the livestream if invited by Council", " by using Zoom’s \"raise hand\" function.  ", " Online access information follows. Topic: Flemington Borough Council Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/99572741338?pwd=S0htSWFsemE4Z3Vld29ONStCeFRwUT09Passcode: 945654 Or iPhone one-tap :  ", " ", " ", " US: +16465588656", "", "99572741338# ", " or +13017158592", "", "99572741338# Or Telephone:  ", " ", " ", " Dial(for higher quality", " dial a number based on your current location):  ", " ", " ", " ", " ", " ", " ", " US: +1 646 558 8656 ", " or +1 301 715 8592 ", " or +1 312 626 6799 ", " or +1 669 900 9128 ", " or +1 253 215 8782 ", " or +1 346 248 7799 Webinar ID: 995 7274 1338 "]

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Mon, July 26
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[" Flemington Borough Council will hold its meetings both in-person and online starting with the June 14", " 2021 Council meeting. The public is welcome to attend either in person at Borough Hall", " 38 Park Ave.", " or online through the Zoom platform. ", " As always", " members of the public will be able to give public comment during ...

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What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

Wyllis Cooper Radio writer and Producer

July 18, 2021

Wyllis Cooper was a radio writer and producer, and is best remembered for creating and writing the old time radio programs Lights Out (1934–1947) and Quiet, Please (1947–1949)

By the late 1920s he had entered radio, writing scripts for the NBC radio program Empire Builders. In 1934, he created his best known dramatic series, a late night ...

Whittaker Chambers, American Communist Party Member

Whittaker Chambers was an American writer-editor, who, after early years as a Communist Party member and Soviet spy, defected from the Soviet underground. He worked for Time magazine, and then testified in what became the Alger Hiss case for perjury. He worked as a senior editor at National Review. President Ronald ...

Given this increase in new COVID19 cases, what action, if any, should Governor Murphy take?

The Delta variant of COVID19 virus is becoming the dominant variant in America. Cases are on the rise around the nation, and in New Jersey. The variant is concerning the medical community about slow vaccination campaigns and vaccine hesitancy, and its spread makes more important the long road ahead to ending this pandemic, and bringing the Garden State back to normal.

Given this increase ...

TAPinto You! question - Should the Flemington Borough Council vote to allow cannabis sales in town? Sixty-five percent of respondents chose STRONGLY AGREE

The Flemington Borough Council unanimously approved an ordinance Monday, July 12th that would limit each to two licenses, for a total of four licenses allowed for new cannabis businesses. In November 2020, voters in the state approved the legalization of marijuana with more than two thirds support.  

Our recent TAPinto You! survey asked readers, "Should the Flemington Borough ...

Athlete of the Week: Flemington Flames Softball Travel Team.

July 26, 2021

This week, we name our Athlete of the Week the Flemington Flames Softball Travel Team. Their commitment to providing an opportunity for girls in recreation is unmatched in the region. They are having tryouts for their travel team this week. 

From their website:  

FRGSL, founded in 1991, provides opportunities for girls in Flemington, Raritan Township and our ...

Ryan Leigh Bogiages: Teaching Free Yoga Classes

Ryan Leigh Bogiages will be teaching Free Yoga Classes this summer, and we honor her with Athlete of the Week for her commitment to sharing her yoga practice with the Flemington community. 

The free yoga classes will be taught by Ryan Leigh who is one of the newest instructors and recent graduates from Honor Yoga's first Yoga Teacher Training.  She began her ...

New Jersey Dentist Provides Painless Non-Invasive Laser Treatment for Sleep Apnea

July 26, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Dr. Joseph DalBon of the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry spoke with TAPintoTV to discuss a new painless laser oral treatment created to alleviate sleep apnea.

“Sleep apnea is a condition where the patient is waking up during the night and unable to breathe that can cause a number of serious health issues,” he said. Some of these health issues ...

What Are The Three Types of Electric Vehicles? Hybrid, PHEV and BEV

WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the three kinds of electric vehicles in the automotive marketplace; Hybrid, PHEV, and BEV. 

Hybrid vehicles have gas and electric engines but no plug-in charging functionality. “The system charges itself through regenerative braking,” Spina explained. “It harnesses the kinetic ...

County Commission Moves Meetings Back to Courthouse as COVID Case Numbers Continue to Rise

August 4, 2021

FLEMINGTON, NJ - Due to the Delta variant causing a surge in COVID-19 activity in the county, New Jersey and across the nation, the Hunterdon County Board of County Commissioners will again be meeting at the Hunterdon County Courthouse in Flemington for its upcoming meeting August 17 and through the remainder of 2021.

The county commissioners’ approved a resolution Tuesday to formalize ...

NJ Will Require Vaccinations for Workers in Health Care Facilities and High-Risk Congregate Settings by Sept. 7

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that all workers in certain state and private health care facilities, and high-risk congregate settings will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be subject to testing weekly (at minimum one to two times per week). This requirement is designed to help increase protection against the spread of the virus, ...

Latest COVID Figures in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that 10,505,407 doses of COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna and J&J) have been administered in New Jersey as of Aug. 2. This means that 5,309,373 individuals who live, work, or study in New Jersey are now fully vaccinated.

However, with the Delta variant of the disease starting to show growth in the state, the governor continued to ...

Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair Memories

August 3, 2021

Wow! Just realized it: I’ve been part of the Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair, and its predecessor, the Flemington Fair, for more than 60 years. We hope to get you thinking about your fair visits and share your memories on TAP.

I went to the fair as a young kid simply to enjoy all that it offered, as a 4-H member showing my produce, as a journalist writing about it and now as ...

Michael Caporaso of Lebanon Takes Oath as Volunteer for Local Foster Youth

ELIZABETH, NJ — The latest class of community members to step up and train as advocates for Union County foster youth have taken their oath before a Union County Superior Court Judge and are now ready to be matched to their case as the newest volunteers with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Union County.

Michael Caporaso, of Lebanon, is among them.

The nonprofit, which ...

Summer Stage on Stangl: Outdoor Concerts Wednesday in August

TAPinto Flemington-Raritan and the Flemington Community Partnership are combining efforts to present the "Summer Stage on Stangl": free outdoor music concerts on "The Lawn on Stangl", the new community space on Stangl Road in Flemington. All concerts will be on Wednesday evenings in August, starting at 6:30pm under a tent. Doors open at 6pm.

The shows schedule is as ...

Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair Memories

August 3, 2021

Wow! Just realized it: I’ve been part of the Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair, and its predecessor, the Flemington Fair, for more than 60 years. We hope to get you thinking about your fair visits and share your memories on TAP.

I went to the fair as a young kid simply to enjoy all that it offered, as a 4-H member showing my produce, as a journalist writing about it and now as ...

Lambertville Introduces 2021 Municipal Budget

LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - The Lambertville City Council introduced of the 2021 budget July 22, set at over $6 million.

Budget consultant Michael Drulis said the budget is a planning document. The total proposed budget is $6,051,659.91.

Among the highlights are improvements to city facilities, including public works, a new double garbage truck which will allow simultaneous collection of trash and ...

Lambertville Passes Ordinance Allowing Retail Cannabis Sales

LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - The Lambertville City Council passed an ordinance Thursday to allow retail cannabis sales in the city.

Councilman Ward Sanders introduced the cannabis ordinance, emphasizing his group’s efforts to ensure broad community input with three public forums. The ordinance has been crafted using public response.

Of the six types of businesses permitted by the state, ...

Practice Greenhealth awards Atlantic Health System, all of its hospitals, for environmental sustainability

August 4, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System and each of its medical centers were recognized by Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to environmental sustainability in health care, highlighting the health system’s continued success in making its operations greener, even amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The health system received the prestigious ...

Gov. Murphy And Atlantic City - Till Death Do Us Part

July 24, 2021

To the Editor:

Gov. Phil Murphy continues to play political science with real science. The City Council of Atlantic City voted to close its only needle exchange program which is going to have a profoundly negative impact on the residents of Atlantic City. Murphy could have prevented this because the city remains under state control, at Murphy's choosing, when he personally extended the ...

Immunotherapy Provides More Options in Treatment of Advanced Melanoma

A decade ago, a diagnosis of metastatic melanoma was often tantamount to a death sentence: the five-year survival rate was below 5%. Advances in treatment have vastly altered that narrative. As director of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Melanoma Center, I have witnessed the long-term survival rate improve tenfold, and effective treatments continue to be developed.

The Atlantic ...

Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair Memories

August 3, 2021

Wow! Just realized it: I’ve been part of the Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair, and its predecessor, the Flemington Fair, for more than 60 years. We hope to get you thinking about your fair visits and share your memories on TAP.

I went to the fair as a young kid simply to enjoy all that it offered, as a 4-H member showing my produce, as a journalist writing about it and now as ...

Eagle Scout Flagpole project at Pittstown Church

On July 4, 2021, a day of celebration replete with azure skies and hope provided by bright, warm sun, a new flagpole was dedicated at St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church , Pittstown, as a crowning Eagle Scout project completed by Gene Budsock of Troop 119 of Boy Scouts of America. Family, scouts, and parishioners gathered to commemorate Gene’s accomplishments as well as our own ...

With Contractor Approved, Green Sergeant’s Covered Bridge Preservation Carefully Planned by Hunterdon County

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - In line with numerous countywide efforts to retain and preserve the rural character and historic resources throughout the landscape, Hunterdon County’s governing body formalized the contractor working within a preservation program for an iconic New Jersey structure, the Green Sergeant’s Covered Bridge on Rosemont-Ringoes Road in the Rosemont Valley.

The Board ...

Sydney McLaughlin, Union Catholic Track Legend, Wins Olympic Gold, Sets New World Record in 400 Hurdles

August 4, 2021

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ -- Few events have occurred with greater anticipation than Tuesday night's women's 400 meter hurdles finals, which featured a showdown between the reigning Olympic champion, Dalilah Muhammad, and world record holder Sydney McLaughlin. The race did not disappoint as McLaughlin and Muhammad finished 1-2 in the race, which delighted the crowd that gathered at the Union ...

NJ Will Require Vaccinations for Workers in Health Care Facilities and High-Risk Congregate Settings by Sept. 7

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that all workers in certain state and private health care facilities, and high-risk congregate settings will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be subject to testing weekly (at minimum one to two times per week). This requirement is designed to help increase protection against the spread of the virus, ...

Latest COVID Figures in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that 10,505,407 doses of COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna and J&J) have been administered in New Jersey as of Aug. 2. This means that 5,309,373 individuals who live, work, or study in New Jersey are now fully vaccinated.

However, with the Delta variant of the disease starting to show growth in the state, the governor continued to ...