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High End Vehicle Heisted at Butch’s Car Wash on Newman Springs Road.

November 17, 2022

Red Bank, NJ: On Monday, November 14, the Red Bank Police responded to Butch’s Car Wash, 170 Newman Springs Rd., for a report of a black, 2019 BMW, model 740 that was stolen after getting a wash.

Arriving on the scene law enforcement officers met with the unidentified victim who said that, “While getting his vehicle cleaned, an unknown male jumped into his vehicle and drove away.

Bethany Road is Reopened! Railroad project completed early

HAZLET, NJ - It was one of the more difficult detours for local residents, but the traffic disruption is over - Bethany Road is reopened.

"The Railroad tracks are back in place and smoother than ever!" stated the Hazlet Police Department in a Facebook Post.

"Bethany Road has reopened in both directions as of the time of this post! We thank everyone for their patience and it ...

Former Middletown Police Detective, Lieutenant Joseph Capriotti among officers to be honored at 29th Annual Blue Mass, Celebrated by Cardinal Tobin.

“It is always important for police officers to recognize and understand that they are not alone, that they are part of a very important ‘thin blue line’ that protects society from all that seeks to destroy it.” Chief Christopher Trucillo of the NJ Transit Police Department, the Blue Mass’ honorary chairman.

NEW JERSEY – Right now, as you are ...

Fire and Gunshots Wednesday Morning in Holmdel: Carjacking, police chase, crash, shooting.

HOLMDEL and MIDDLETOWN, NJ: TAPinto began reporting early on Wednesday morning of a stolen car and gun shots fired. At this time more details have been confirmed, about the sequencing of the chaotic morning: 

Early Wednesday morning, shortly after 6:00 a.m., a man was released from Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center in Holmdel. It was there that reports indicate the ...

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Route 35 closed and detoured in Holmdel due to morning stolen vehicle, crash and gun shots.


Fire and Gunshots Wednesday Morning in Holmdel: Carjacking, police chase, crash, shooting. 

One Man Steals Two Vehicles: Chaos in Holmdel began at Bayshore Medical Center Parking Lot

As of publishing time: Route 35 is still closed and detoured in Holmdel. The closure is due to police activity.

HOLMDEL, NJ: This morning, TAPinto reported ...

Charging Dog Shot: Keyport Couple Cited for Aggressive and Unsupervised Animal

FREEHOLD –   A dramatic moment with a growling dog resulted in gunfire from the local police department. Now, a Keyport couple is facing charges after their dog acted aggressively towards a resident and prompted an officer to fire his weapon on Saturday evening, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Raymond S. Santiago announced in a press release on Tuesday.

Fortunately, no ...

Saturday's Wild Criminal Pursuit Alarms Neighborhoods in Hazlet and Holmdel.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ On Saturday afternoon, neighborhoods in both Hazlet and Holmdel suddenly turned wild. Like something straight out of an action movie, three men and one teenager crashed a stolen BMW, near mile marker 116 on the GSP. Upon exiting the stolen vehicle the suspects quickly ran into neighborhoods, behind the GSP, in Holmdel and Hazlet. 

Soon, The New ...


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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