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Heat Advisory Issued for Bergen County Area Through 8 p.m. Tues., August 9

August 8, 2022

NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a heat advisory for Bergen County through 8 pm. Tuesday. August 9.

The hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat-related illness to occur, especially to vulnerable populations and the elderly. On Monday and Tuesday, expect daytime temperatures to reach the mid-90s. 

 A Heat Advisory is issued when the ...

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory for Hasbrouck Heights Area for Thursday, Friday

NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Heat Advisory for the area from 11 a.m. Thursday Aug. 4 to 8 p.m. Friday Aug. 5.

The NWS reports a chance of rain, and possible thunderstorms Thursday night. Showers and thunderstorms are also likely on Friday, with some storms producing significant rainfall. For the weekend, there currently is potential for more rain on ...


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NJEDA To Open Food Security Planning Grant Program Application September 27

TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) announced that it will open applications for its $1.5 million Food Security Planning Grant Program on Tuesday, September 27. This competitive program offers grants ranging from $75,000 to $125,000 to municipal governments, county governments, and redevelopment agencies to develop plans to improve food ...

NJEDA to Host Main Street Micro Business Loan Program Virtual Information Session

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) is hosting a webinar for one of its new programs -- the Main Street Micro Business Loan -- to provide low-cost financing to New Jersey micro businesses in need of working capital to support future business operating expenses.

The Main Street Micro Business Loan will offer financing of up to $50,000 to eligible micro businesses in New ...

New Jersey's Reintroduction to Regional Rail

NEW JERSEY — Thousands of New Jerseyans every year take the regional Amtrak train, mostly from Newark, Metropark and Trenton.

The regional trains are a step below the faster, more expensive Acela, and a step above New Jersey Transit trains trundling locally along the same main line between New York City and Philadelphia (with SEPTA).

Over the decades, I had taken the regionals ...

Mayor Paul Sarlo Announces Michele Mabel and Mike Donato as Candidates for Wood-Ridge Borough Council

September 27, 2022

(WOOD-RIDGE) Mayor Paul Sarlo today announced that two newcomers will be candidates for the Wood-Ridge Borough Council in the November 8th election – Michele Mabel and Mike Donato. 


“Michele Mabel and Mike Donato are dynamic and energetic leaders who will keep Wood-Ridge the safe, clean, and affordable family-oriented community that we all know and love,” said ...

Lincoln School PTA Works to Make Students' Time at School "the Best Possible"

September 20, 2022

We are a group of mothers, fathers, family members, teachers, staff, and community members that work together to create fun events, purchase necessities for the school, and collaborate with others to make our students' time at Lincoln Elementary School the best possible.

PTA creates a village that helps to raise our kids and strengthen our community.
PTA links families ...

Bergen County Fall Harvest Festival @ Van Saun Park=Nice Weather, Good Food & Fun

September 20, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - The county hosted its annual Fall Harvest Festival at Van Saun Park where there were crafts, a petting zoo, rides and lots of food.

This year's event began September 16 and ran through Sunday, September 18 at 8 p.m.

Ridgewood HealthBarn Foundation Accepts Additional $1 Million Grant from NJEDA To Fight Hunger

RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Food pantries across Bergen County have seen a sharp decline in food donations making phase three of Sustain and Serve NJ even more critical. With more people returning to work, the need for volunteers is at an all-time high. Representatives from HealthBarn, Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce, and NJEDA joined in celebrating the latest award of $1 million in additional funds Wednesday ...

Upcoming Events


Sun, October 2, 10:00 AM

Veterans Park, Westwood

Harvest Fest Show in the Park


Tue, October 4, 7:30 PM

Boulevard Dogs NMore, Hasbrouck Heights

Boulevard Dogs N More's Open Mic Comedy Night


Sun, October 9, 10:00 AM

Downtown Nyack - Main Street, Broadway, Nyack

Nyack Famous Street Fair


Sun, October 9, 11:00 AM

Elmwood Park Financial Center (Parking Lot), Elwood Park

Pet Adoption Day


Tue, October 11, 7:30 PM

Boulevard Dogs NMore, Hasbrouck Heights

Boulevard Dogs N More's Open Mic Comedy Night


Tue, October 18, 7:30 PM

Boulevard Dogs NMore, Hasbrouck Heights

Boulevard Dogs N More's Open Mic Comedy Night

Choose New Jersey Opens Office in Ireland

September 30, 2022

NEWARK, NJ — Choose New Jersey, an organization that stimulates job creation and attracts business to the state, has opened an office in Ireland, making New Jersey the first state in the U.S. to have an economic development office in that nation.

“New Jersey’s longstanding connection to Ireland, which was fortified during our recent economic mission, will be further ...

TAPinto Kenilworth Publisher to Perform in Local Musical

KENILWORTH, NJ — Not having a plan is part of Telina Cuppari's plan.

"I'm the most impulsive person in the world," Cuppari, the owner and publisher of TAPinto Kenilworth, said. "I've always been spontaneous. I'm more of a go-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of girl. I don't like planning."

Earlier this year, Cuppari saw an article on ...

TAPinto Wayne Celebrates 1 Million Pageviews and Counting in 2022

WAYNE, NJ — TAPinto Wayne and its owner/publisher Jon “Ferris” Meredith are celebrating two milestones — 1 million pageviews, and counting, in 2022, and the third anniversary of his TAPinto franchise, which he launched on his birthday, September 9, 2019.

It’s the second time in three years  that the local news and digital marketing ...

Tips for Small Businesses to Get Media Exposure

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Small business owners have faced unprecedented challenges during the last two years. Many have had to rethink their whole business model altogether. Communicating with customers and clients is more important now than it’s ever been.

The pandemic has changed the way we conduct our daily lives. Protecting public health meant changing how many businesses ...

Benefits of Owning a TAPinto Local News & Digital Marketing Platform

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto owner/publishers own their own business while building equity. They make money, while making their own schedules and achieving work/life balance.

“It’s on my terms, it’s on my timetable,” Bobbie Peer, owner/publisher of TAPinto Berkeley Heights, TAPinto Basking Ridge, TAPinto New Providence, TAPinto ...