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Hazlet Winners: Republicans Pick Up Three Seats on Governing Body

November 9, 2022

HAZLET, NJ - Republican candidates had a good night in town, winning three available Township Committee seats. There were two regular full term seats up for grabs as well as one unexpired term. The unexpired term was due to the resignation of Mayor Tara Clark.

Republicans Robert Preston and James Cavuto beat Democrats Danielle Roth and David Personette for two three year terms. Republican ...

Keyport Winners: Araneo, Reilly and Vecchio Sweep Election

KEYPORT, NJ - Winners in Keyport's election were (unofficially) Republican Rose Araneo for Mayor, Cathleen Reilly and Melissa Vecchio for Council. They defeated Democrat candidates Victoria Pacheco for Mayor. Delia Sosa McDermott and Danielle Mastropiero for Council. The unofficial tally is as follows:

Araneo - 1337

Pacheco - 1059

Reilly - 1321

Vecchio - ...

VIDEO: How to Vote this Election Season in Hazlet and Keyport

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Sometimes voting can be confusing. With election day quickly approaching, make sure you know all the ways that you can easily vote in Monmouth County. 

You Can Watch a helpful video below from the Monmouth County Clerk's Office: 

Voting by mail in the November 8 General Election is an available option for all registered voters in Monmouth ...


FirstEnergy Employees Light the Way for 25 Years

A photo gallery of FirstEnergy through the years is available on Flickr.

In November 1997, two electric utilities from America’s heartland, Ohio Edison Company of Akron, Ohio, and Cleveland, Ohio-based Centerior Energy, joined to form FirstEnergy Corp. The union created a stronger organization with greater resources to safely deliver power to 2.2 million customers in Ohio and ...

7th Annual FirstEnergy Hero Awards Recognize Employees for Helping Others in Their Communities

Each year, FirstEnergy’s Hero Awards recognize employees who have made a life-changing difference for coworkers, friends and even total strangers. They are heroes among us: employees who make our company – and the communities we serve – a better place to live and work because they took the time to care. 

Hero Award recipients are selected for demonstrating courage or ...

JCP&L Unveils New Live-Wire Safety Trailer

Live electric lines present a potential danger for anyone who encounters them, especially the first responders who respond to any emergency. To help protect the safety of those who protect the public, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has unveiled its newest safety trailer, designed to educate about the danger of energized wires and how to stay safe around electrical ...

FirstEnergy and JCP&L Light Up Holiday Smiles with Lighting Display

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiary Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) will brighten Pemberton Township with a professionally designed light display as part of the second-annual “Light Up Holiday Smiles with FirstEnergy” program. The initiative is helping make the season brighter and merrier with the gift of holiday lights for three deserving communities across ...


November 6, 2022

RUMSON, NJ: THE SECOND ANNUAL DON'T SHOCK ME FLAG FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT IS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26, AT RUMSON FAIR HAVEN REGIONAL, 74 RIDGE ROAD, RUMSON. GAME TIME IS 9:00 A.M. REGISTRATION IS AT 8:00 A.M. Get your teams together and sign up to help support educating & creating mTSS awareness. The first game will be the First Responders battling it out again for trophy and title.

It will ...

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TAPinto Receives 8 Excellence in Journalism Awards From the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists

November 17, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ — TAPinto journalists were honored with eight 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards by the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists.

"At TAPinto, we're about providing original local news reporting and doing it the right way - - professionally and honestly. It is an honor to be recognized by the NJ SPJ with 8 awards for our journalism," TAPinto ...

Continuation of NJ's School Based Youth Services Program is the Right Move for Our Kids

November 22, 2022

Dear Editor,

As CEO of Preferred Behavioral Healthcare Group, a provider of high-quality behavioral healthcare for children and families, I was heartened to learn that the state’s highly effective School Based Youth Services programs will continue operating in 90 school districts statewide.

We're grateful Governor Murphy has listened to the overwhelming chorus ...


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