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Passaic Valley Water Commission Implements COVID-19 Coronavirus Protections

Coronavirus is not transmitted by water. Still, Passaic Valley Water Commission (PVWC) wants to protect its ability to deliver water even if employees are impacted by the virus. “We’re being proactive by taking steps to help prevent employee illness and prepare for operations should significant illnesses occur,” said Executive Director Joseph Bella. The goal is to ...

Rayna Laiosa Thanks Hawthorne Community for Local Business Support

March 22, 2020

I would like to thank the Hawthorne community for accepting the challenge to support our local businesses!  It means the world to the owners. We are bringing happiness, hope, and certainty to Hawthorne business who will survive and thrive during this COVID-19 pandemic.

Please remember all of our businesses on the 'Shop Smart, Shop Local, Shop Hawthorne First' list!  ...

Assemblymembers Swain and Tully Address Constituents

Right now is an understandably frightening and confusing time for the residents of New Jersey, especially those of us living in Bergen County. Our county has the highest number of COVID-19 cases - commonly referred to as coronavirus - and the number continues to grow every day.

Being a densely populated county in close proximity to New York City, it was inevitable we would be hit harder than ...

Statewide Union Announces First Firefighter Death to Coronavirus

March 31, 2020

RAHWAY, NJ - Eddie Donnelly, President of the NJFMBA, the union that represents more than 5,000 firefighters, EMTs, and dispatchers across New Jersey, announced the Tuesday passing of Israel Tolentino, 33, from COVID-19.

Tolentino, was married with two children, had one year on the job, and is now the first New Jersey firefighter to die from the virus, Donnelly said.

In an email to members ...

Man Claims Infection, Coughs on Supermarket Worker

TRENTON, NJ – When a Manalapan supermarket worker concerned about the coronavirus asked a shopper to keep his distance, the man said he was infected with the virus, leaned in and coughed on the employee, officials said today.

The shopper, George Falcone, 50, of Freehold, ended up being charged with third-degree terroristic threats and other offenses, said state Attorney General Gurbir ...

Tips to Stay Positive and Productive During the Coronavirus Outbreak

There are very real challenges facing our world today. A pandemic, financial concerns, isolation, and health issues can create anxiety and fear. When the news is all doom and gloom, it’s hard for even the most optimistic among us to stay positive, but that is exactly what we must do!

Just at a time when we need each other the most, self isolation rules have been put in place leaving many ...

Tear Down that Wall!

This morning, I received a phone call from a business colleague with whom I have forged a friendship. During the call, she informed me about her recent illness and shared the challenges that she endured. After hearing about her suffering and subsequent recovery, I said, “Oh honey, I’m so happy that you’re feeling better.”

After my statement, there was a moment of ...

March 23, 2020

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PASSAIC COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

Sealed bids will be received by the Borough of Prospect Park, Municipal Building, 106 Brown Avenue, Prospect Park, NJ 07508 in the County of Passaic and State of New Jersey on Tuesday, May 5th, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. prevailing time, and then publicly opened and read aloud for:

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Public Notice: Notice of Pending Bond Ordinance

NOTICE OF PENDING BOND ORDINANCE

The bond ordinance, the summary terms of which are included herein, was introduced and passed upon first reading at a meeting of the governing body of the Borough of Prospect Park, in the County of Passaic, State of New Jersey, on March 16, 2020.  It will be further considered for final passage, after public hearing thereon, at a meeting of the governing ...

Objects in the Mirror

Not having many friends, I know a thing or two about social distancing. When you are short on personality like me, it is actually quite easy to keep people at a safe distance for long periods of time. But for everyone else, I understand it can be quite a challenge. So in the spirit of really annoying magazine articles, I offer you . . .

Seven Tips to Maintain Your Distance and Your Sanity with ...

Talkin' 'Bout My Generation

With a growing sense of my mortality, I find myself nostalgic for the old days.

I mean, it seems only two weeks ago that my three kids were bouncing home from college one by one to visit and relax on their spring breaks. I remember they brought home laundry and influenza to share. I recovered in bed with a fever and a cough safe in knowing that I wasn’t on a cruise ship.

Now my kids ...

Forget Vodka, for Now. NJ Distillery Helps Make Hand Sanitizer for Pandemic

April 2, 2020

CAPE MAY, NJ — With hand sanitizer in demand during the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic, the makers of spirits are stepping up.

To do its part, Nauti Spirits Distillery in Cape May teamed up with Partners Pharmacy, which has a facility in Springfield, to make FDA-approved hand sanitizer instead of its usual vodka, rum and gin.

“We would like nothing better than to go back to ...

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Sat, April 18, 11:00 AM

Hamilton House Museum, Clifton

Victorian Tea

Other

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Sun, April 19, 11:00 AM

Dey Mansion, Wayne

Colonial Tea

Food & Drink Other

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Sat, May 2, 11:00 AM

Passaic County, N/A

Passaic County Art Walk

Arts & Entertainment

Berks Jazz Festival Moves Online Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

April 1, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- When the 30th Annual Berks Jazz Fest, originally scheduled to take place this week in Reading, PA, was forced to postpone due to the coronavirus pandemic, they decided to take the festival online instead. 

“We were getting so much feedback from fans, saying they’re missing the festival,” said John Ernesto, General Manager of the Berks Jazz Fest, ...

TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove Publisher Reflects on the Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- As part our ongoing coronavirus coverage in New Jersey, Cheryl Brown, the Publisher of TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove, spoke with Brian Brodeur of TAPintoTV about the effects of the pandemic on daily life in her community. 

Both Verona and Cedar Grove are located in Essex County, New Jersey, which currently has the second-highest number of coronavirus cases in the state.