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Saturday's COVID-19 Numbers According to Governor Murphy

August 9, 2020

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Saturday.

In New Jersey, there were 379 new cases reported, with 9 new deaths. Statewide, there are 184,429 positive cases and 14,016 deaths, and 1,853 probable COVID-19 fatalities.  

According to Murphy, Bergen County has ...

Friday's COVID-19 Figures from Bergen County and the State

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy relased the latest COVID-19 figures during his Friday afternoon press conference where he alos announced a small landlord emergency grant program and a new online dashboard specifically for the state's contact tracing efforts.

In New Jersey, there were 384 new cases reported, with 12 new deaths. Statewide, there are ...

New Dashboard Will Track NJ's Contact Tracing Efforts

TRENTON, NJ — There are now 10 contact tracers per every 100,000 New Jersey residents - looking to limit the spread of COVID-19 by informing all potentially infected parties of steps they should be taking. 

A new dashboard, announced by Gov. Phil Murphy during a press conference Friday afternoon, will look to further detail steps taking place on the ground.

Murphy said ...

Traffic Alert: Accident Closes Route 17 in East Rutherford

August 7, 2020

UPDATED:  The traffic accident on Route 17 is expected to be cleared shortly.  The accident involved a tow truck towing a PSEG truck hit the NJ Transit tressel, according to East Rutherford Police.  Engineers are on scene checking the tressel for damage at this time.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - An accident has closed several lanes of Route 17 North and South in East Rutherford near ...

Paramus Postal Carrier Receives Unwelcome Package from Isaias

PARAMUS, NJ - A postal carrier in Paramus received an unwelcome package from Tropical Storm Isaias - - a large tree that did serious damage to the postal carrier's mail truck. 

The incident happened while the postal carrier stopped at a Dunkin' Donuts on Route 4 westbound in Paramus.  The postal carrier was not in the truck when the tree fell and no one was ...

SafeTemp Kiosk Is Making the WorkPlace More Safe & Inviting

July 31, 2020

FAIR LAWN, NJ - The SafeTemp Kiosk has brought unintrusive, advanced thermal scanning into local businesses and public places as they reopen, including hair salons, industrial facilities, schools and daycare centers. The attractive units are alerting building personnel of those with elevated temperatures whether they're staff, guests or students.

The hands-free units are freeing ...

Some New Jersey Residents Likely to Be Without Power Through the Weekend

August 6, 2020

TRENTON, NJ – State officials say some New Jersey residents might not get their power restored until the end of the weekend as utility companies scrambled to restore outages on a scale not seen since Superstorm Sandy.

Tropical Storm Isaias careened across the state Tuesday with soaking rains and wind gusts nearing 75 mph. It toppled trees, knocked down poles, snapped lines and affected ...

Tropical Storm Headed to NJ. Prepare for Strong Winds, Rain.

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ — The National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm warning for the region. The warning issued at 5:20 a.m. Monday says that winds could reach 58 to 73 mph on Tuesday.

Impacts could include damage to roofing and siding along with porches, awning and carports, according to the Weather Service. Trees may be snapped or uprooted, and some roads may become ...

TAPinto National New Jersey Day 2020

NEW JERSEY - July 27th is National New Jersey Day. Today we're going to find out what's unique about the Garden State, and maybe settle some serious issues.

New Jersey was the third state to ratify the Constitution of the United States of America, the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. New Jersey's central location amidst the thirteen colonies during the colonial era made it ...

We Must Change the Status Quo

I am a big sports enthusiast, especially when it comes to baseball. I also love women’s soccer and am always excited about the Women’s World Cup and the Olympics. As we know, due to COVID-19, the 2020 Olympic Summer Games have been postponed but there has been a reason to cheer for women’s soccer! A new women’s soccer team will be coming, located in southern ...

NJ Home Bakers One Step Closer to Earning a Profit

August 7, 2020

New Jersey is the only state where you can’t have a home-baked foods business. But that may be about to change.

The state Senate recently passed a bill that would allow entrepreneurs in the Garden State to make and sell baked goods out of their homes that do not require refrigeration or additional cooking after they are baked.

Sen. Kip Bateman (R-16th), who sponsored the bill, said it ...

Life Isn’t Always a Beach for Belmar Employees Dealing with ‘Abusive and Rowdy’ Visitors

July 26, 2020

Borough Steps Up Communication with Public on Real-Time Beach Updates

BELMAR, NJ — During this summer of COVID-19, a day at the beach isn’t what it used to be in Belmar.

Beach capacity limits and other coronavirus restrictions have put pressure on Belmar beachfront employees, lifeguards and police officers to ensure the rules are followed, especially now that hot and humid ...

Pandemic relief should be ongoing

August 8, 2020

Dear Editor;

     The United States day by day is getting hit atrociously by COVID-19, not only by fatalities but by the number of people losing their jobs and their housing due to eviction. Another one-time payment of $1,200 with short term unemployment benefits from either the HEALS or HEROES propositions is still not enough. According to a ...