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How to Remove Spotted Lanternfly Eggs

What are Spotted Lanternflies?

Spotted Lanternflies were first spotted in the United States in 2014 in Pennsylvania. Since 2014, they have spread to more than seven states, including New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Spotted Lanternflies are an invasive species having the potential to cause devastating damage to vegetation and agricultural businesses.

Leonard Lance: State Senator and Congressman

August 30, 2021

Leonard Lance served as the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 7th congressional district, from 2009 to 2019. He ran for re-election in 2018, but was defeated by Democrat Tom Malinowski. He is a member of the Republican Party who previously served in the New Jersey Senate from 2002 to 2009 and the New Jersey General Assembly from 1991 to 2002. His father was Wesley Leonard Lance, who was a ...

Alex Shaffer: Actor Starred in the Film "Win Win".

Alex Shaffer is an actor who starred in the 2011 film Win Win.

Shaffer was raised in Raritan Township. He was a sophomore at Hunterdon Central Regional High School when he was cast as a young wrestler in the movie "Win Win" after a classmate tipped him off about the auditions to the film that required an athlete-wrestler. Shaffer had been a successful high school wrestler, winning ...

Sharon Van Etten: Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Sharon Van Etten is a singer-songwriter, who graduated from North Hunterdon High School, where she participated in the chorus and performed in stage musicals. She has released five studio albums, the latest of which is "Remind Me Tomorrow". 

Van Etten self-released handmade CDs until 2009, when her debut studio recording was released. In 2010, Van Etten released her ...

Touch-A-Truck, Live Demonstrations, Food & More!

NEW HOPE, PA - With 150 artisans from around the world, the New Hope Arts & Crafts Festival, award-winning artists, volunteers, and townspeople enthusiastically prepare for their largest festival yet Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The two-day event is rain or shine with ample paid parking available and FREE ...

Barkley’s Marketplace Hosts Pet Adoption Events in Flemington and Branchburg

Barkley’s Marketplace owner Andy Cohen, along with his partner Ari Friedman, recently welcomed a fifth dog into the family. “Maximus is around 13 years old, he’s a dachshund who came to us from Ohio. Senior dogs can be harder to place, but we think they are special, Cohen explained.   “Honey Bee, another dachshund, was also a senior rescue,” Cohen added.  ...

Jason Read: Rowing Gold Medal Winner

September 13, 2021

Athlete of the Week has recognized those athletes in Hunterdon County who are truly committed to the world of sports and have shown a commitment to the youth in the county through athletics. They are champions all, and the county very much appreciates their commitment. Before the high school sports season goes into full throttle, we have been paying tribute to those outstanding athletes ...

Matt Ioannidis - NFL Player for the Washington Football Team

The high school sports season begins very soon - many of the student have spent the last few weeks of summer in training.  Until they hit the fields in real games, we're giving recognition to former Hunterdon athletes who have made it nationally in their sport. Today we recognize Matt Ioannidis, football player.

Matt Ioannidis is a 6-4, 243-pound Strong-Side Defensive End, for ...

Jason C. Knapp: Professional Baseball Pitcher

TAPinto Flemington-Raritan Township's Athlete of the Week has recognized those athletes in Hunterdon County who have outstanding accomplishments on the field, court, and diamond. They are champions all.

So until the fall high school season begins and we can see a new crop of champion athletes, we are going to focus on giving recognition to those athletes who from Hunterdon County who have ...

Community Organizations Launch Free Tutoring for Newark NJ Students This Week

September 13, 2021

NEWARK, NJ---TAPintoTV spoke with Jared Taillefer, the Executive Director of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School, Rev David Jefferson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, and Destiny McFarlane, the Tutorial Manager of the Newark Unites Program, about the Newark Unites Tutoring Program which launches this week.

The Newark Unites Tutoring Center provides free, high dosage tutoring and academic support ...

New Jersey Multicultural Podcast Producer Launches Exclusive Content with Audible

NEWARK, NJ -- Anthony Frasier, CEO of ABF Creative, an audio intelligence-driven production company located in Newark spoke with TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur to discuss the company’s body of work in recent years. 

ABF Creative is America’s first and only AI-driven production company and has focused so far on multicultural projects inspired by the diversity of its team.

Hunterdon County Now Reporting More Than 10,000 Total COVID Cases

September 13, 2021

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 10,009 total cases as of Sunday, all between the ages of under 1 to 103.

The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 125, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 301 cases, 1 death
Bethlehem Township – 310 cases, 3 deaths
Bloomsbury ...

Hunterdon County Reporting 59 New COVID Cases, as of Thursday

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 59 new COVID cases as of Thursday, bringing the total to 9,801.

The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 125, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 293 cases, 1 death
Bethlehem Township – 299 cases, 3 deaths
Bloomsbury ...

Hunterdon County Reporting 22 New COVID Cases as of Tuesday

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Hunterdon County is reporting 22 new COVID cases as of Tuesday, bringing the total to 9,742.

The county is not reporting any new fatalities, keeping the total at 125, between the ages of 31 and 102.

The breakdown of towns is as follows:

Alexandria Township – 288 cases, 1 death
Bethlehem Township – 297 cases, 3 deaths
Bloomsbury ...

Funnel Cake: a Fine Fair Food

August 26, 2021

EAST AMWELL TWP. — Some go for the 4-H animal shows. Others rush to the amusement rides, the Main Stage to see musical acts or the tractor pulls.

But for many, the prime reason to attend the Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair is the food. As we frequently say, one goes not go to the fair for health food — although there is some, such as veggie ...

Flemington Fair: Old Photos Share the History of the Fair

The Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair will take place August 25th through August 29th. For information, schedule and features click here. 

The Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair will be following any and all current State guidelines pertaining to Covid 19, Click Here to View the COVID Safety Plan.

The Hunterdon County 4-H & Agricultural Fair was founded ...

Flemington Fair Old Photos Bring Back Cherished Memories

The Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair will take place from August 25th through August 29th. Click here for information. 

Lambertville Hosting Multi-Agency Resource Center

September 14, 2021

LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - The City of Lambertville will be hosting a multi-agency resource center to provide residents and business owners with one-stop access to a range of resources to help them recover from Tropical Storm Ida, regardless of how much damage they suffered, according to a release.

The city, in collaboration with the American Red Cross New Jersey Region and a number of governmental ...

Chamber of Commerce Canceling Shad Festival in light of Community Needs








The Greater Lambertville Area Chamber of Commerce stands beside our neighbors to help in any way possible with the catastrophic aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Board member Dina Fanelli has already started a LotsaHelpingHands,my.lotsahelpinghands.com/request/select-email/lambertville-helping-hands, website to organize and disseminate grassroots help ...

Lambertville Neighbors Come Together to Clean Storm Debris

LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - The City of Lambertville is thanking more than 100 volunteers who came together Monday morning to help clear storm debris from Tropical Storm Ida.

According to a release from Mayor Julia Fahl, the city's goal is to provide for the safety of residents and volunteers, and the first step is to remove as much debris as possible. The volunteers did that, which was a critical ...

Legislative District 16 Candidates Forums to be Held

September 18, 2021

The Legislative District 16 Candidates Forums are scheduled for Sept. 22 at the Raritan Valley Community College, 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg, NJ. This event is sponsored jointly by the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Princeton Area and LWV of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties, the Student Life Organization of Raritan Valley Community College, the Montgomery News and Princeton ...

County Public Safety Preparedness, Emergency Services Protocols and Coordination Evident at Solberg Airport’s Festival of Ballooning

September 19, 2021

READINGTON, NJ - At the board of county commissioners’ meeting in early August, director Susan Soloway spoke about her opportunity to experience firsthand the County Department of Public Safety’s command center at this summer’s New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport in Readington Township.

There, she said, observed the public safety operations and ...

Tewksbury Historical Society Juried Art Show and Sale

TEWKSBURY, NJ - The 29th Tewksbury Juried Art Show and Sale benefiting the Tewksbury Historical Society, chaired by Andy Calamaras, will take place Oct. 9 through Oct. 16. at the Zion Lutheran Church, Christian Education Center, Oldwick, 08858.   

The Exhibition includes juried, small works and portfolio areas submitted by artists across the tri-sate area.. Media ...

Hunterdon Land Trust Celebrates 25 Years with Virtual Bash

FLEMINGTON, NJ – Hunterdon Land Trust will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a virtual event and fundraiser on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. Everyone is invited to join in celebrating HLT’s work protecting the places you love in the Hunterdon County area.

This year HLT is honoring Larry LaFevre, HLT Board of Trustees secretary, for his many years of service and dedication to ...

President Biden Approves NJ's Emergency Declaration, Will Tour Areas Hit Hard by Tropical Storm Ida on Tues

September 5, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- President Biden has approved New Jersey's Emergency Declaration and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local response efforts due to the conditions resulting from the remnants of Hurricane Ida. 
 
According to a White House press release, this action authorizes the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA, to coordinate all ...