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Reminder to Pet Owners: NJ State Law Says Pets Must Have Proper Shelter in Freezing Temperatures

November 15, 2018

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Weather forecasters are calling for freezing temperatures to overnight tonight and into Thursday. Freezing temperatures can be very dangerous to pets.

New Jersey State Law says dogs cannot be outside if temperatures are below 34 degrees without proper shelter (insulated, elevated, heated). Keep pets safe and avoid getting a fine by bringing pets ...

Missing 15 Year Old From Mountain Lakes Last Seen In Camden; Police Ask For Help Locating Him

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him.

According to authorities, Kolding has been missing since October 30, 2018. It ...

Sneak Peek at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day 2018 Parade Balloons

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford.

Christmas magic was made as the balloons came to life in front of an informal gathering of more than 1,000 ...

Breaking News: Internet Threat Made on Elizabeth High School - Mayor Says Authorities are Investigating

ELIZABETH, NJ - A message posted on a social media site late Tuesday evening threatened a possible shooting on Wednesday afternoon at the Elizabeth High School. 

Elizabeth Mayor Christian Bollwage quickly turned to his Facebook page to post the following notice to residents.

Attention Residents: The City of Elizabeth is aware of the Facebook / Instagram post that is ...

Springfield 'Ninja' Kira Hoffer Chosen to Compete in Inaugural Season of ANW Jr.

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Kira Hoffer's dad Ben remembers the first time he knew his daughter had a penchant for climbing. At the age of four, young Kira would scoot hand over hand up the side of the A-frame swing in the park near her family home. After making it to the top, she would swing across the top bar with her hands, repeating the task again and again.

Now, Kira, a ...

Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to Retired NJ Researcher at Holmdel-Based Bell Labs

HOLMDEL, NJ — Retired Bell Laboratories researcher Arthur Ashkin has earned a 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics for an invention he made more than 30 years ago — optical tweezers, a groundbreaking tool made of light that grabs particles, atoms, viruses and other living cells with its radiation-beam fingers.

Ashkin, who currently lives in Rumson, was a physicist at Holmdel-based Bell ...

'Joker' Filming in Newark Will Close These Roads

NEWARK, NJ - Filming for “Joker,” a movie that tells the backstory of the popular Batman villain, is coming to Newark in about a week.

Crews will be on hand from Oct. 13 to 16, and a number of road closures and parking restrictions are expected around Downtown during that time.

The movie is scheduled to be released next year and stars Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker. It’s ...

TAPinto Paterson Video: Paterson Music Project Performs America the Beautiful


PATERSON, NJ - On a day that will be remembered as momentous in Paterson's history, the Paterson Music Project performed "America the Beautiful" with the majestic Great Falls as a backdrop. It was part of the grand re-opening of Overlook Park and the opening of the Great Falls Amphitheatre.

TAPinto Paterson was honored to see it live, and proud to share it with our ...

Jersey Shore’s ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino to Spend 8 Months in Prison for Admitting to Tax Evasion

NEWARK, NJ — Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino of reality television’s “Jersey Shore” has been sentenced to eight months in prison for violating federal tax laws, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey.

Sorrentino also was ordered Friday, October 5 by U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton to serve two years of supervised ...

Passenger Who Flew to Newark Could Have Exposed Others to Measles: Health Officials

NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Health said any person who was in Newark Liberty International Airport on Sept. 28, 2018, between 5:30 and 10:30 a.m. may have been exposed to measles.

Someone flying from Tel Aviv in Israel had the highly contagious infection and arrived in Terminal B at the airport, the department said. The person, whose name was not released, may have traveled ...


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