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Hasbrouck Heights Named One of the 50 Safest Cities in NJ, Says SafeWise Study

April 26, 2021

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Borough of Hasbrouck Heights is New Jersey’s 46st safest city in New Jersey, according to a new study by a Utah-based company that reviews home safety companies and products.

SafeWise based its findings on crime data from 2019 FBI crime report statistics (which it says are the most recent complete reports available at the time of ranking) and ...

Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge PDs to Collect Old Meds on National Take Back Day

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights Police Departments and the U. S. Drug Enforcement Administration will again participate in National Take Back Day on Saturday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted ...

Wood-Ridge Police Part of National “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” Distracted Driving Campaign

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ — Law enforcement officers from Wood-Ridge police departments will join with police across the country this month to crack down on distracted drivers as part of the national “U Drive. U. Text. U Pay.” campaign.

The month-long “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” campaign is aimed at saving lives and making New Jersey roadways safer. It is ...

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Pfizer Vaccine Open to Kids 12-15 in NJ. What Hasbrouck Heights, Wood-Ridge Parents Need to Know

May 14, 2021

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said.

The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to be administered to those children.

The Bergen County Vaccination Center, ...

Thursday's COVID-19 Numbers from NJ

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state on Thursday.

There were 820 new PCR cases reported and 194 antigen tests, with 26 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 881,991 positive PCR cases, 127,530 positive antigen cases, and 23,258 deaths, and 2,648 probable COVID-19 ...

Wednesday's COVID-19 Numbers from Bergen County and NJ

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the latest COVID-19 figures from around the state during his Wednesday afternoon press briefing.

There were 925 new PCR cases reported and 242 antigen tests, with 33 new deaths. Statewide, there are now 881,635 positive PCR cases, 127,458 positive antigen cases, and 23,234 deaths, and ...

Hasbrouck Heights Preserving Our Planet Poster Contest Winners

May 3, 2021

The Hasbrouck Heights Environmental Commission and Hasbrouck Heights Green Team is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Preserving our Planet poster contest.

Third Graders:

· Sofia Tomlin (Corpus Christie) 

· Nicole Zgoda (Euclid) 

· Donatella Sentore (Lincoln) 

Fourth Graders:

· George ...

New Jersey Date Night: Stroll Through These Gorgeous Gardens

May 13, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

There’s always something growing in New Jersey, be it excitement for warmer weather or the flowers in everyone’s yard. Celebrating springtime in the Garden State requires a garden date. We have so many options at our fingertips — possibilities guaranteed to inspire romance and ...

The Benefits of Local Advertising

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - When marketing your services or products, the best place to start is right in the community you serve. Your local community is full of potential new and returning customers, and that market is essential for you to sustain and grow. 

Local marketing is trending, and now more than ever it is important for your business to be prominent in your local market.

According ...

TAPinto Tips: Intro to SEO

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - If you own a business, you might be familiar with lots of trends in marketing that promise to increase your business: social media and email campaigns, as well as paid and organic ads. One trend that tends to get overlooked is SEO, or search engine optimization. SEO is a proven and necessary tool, but you may ask yourself, “What is it?” and “How can you best ...

Veteran TAPinto Franchisee Launches TAPinto Raritan Bay

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Longtime TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood franchisee John Mooney is taking his talents to the banks of the Raritan. After spending years growing TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood into one of the networks top 5 most-visited sites, Mooney is officially launching TAPinto Raritan Bay, covering Sayreville and South Amboy, N.J.

“Since I am familiar with Sayreville-South Amboy and ...