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Mater Dei Prep to Close Doors After 61 Years.

May 12, 2022

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: For more than 60-years, Mater Dei Prep, a Catholic High School located on Church Street in Middletown, has provided a faith based education to over 8000 students. Mater Dei Prep students were often referred to by the school as "the sons and daughters of Monmouth County".

Much to the dismay of many local families, Mater Dei Prep announced earlier this week ...

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Host Educational Career Day, May 1, for Girls in the Community, register today.

FARMINGDALE, NJ – (April 18, 2022) - The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore CEO Girl Advisory Board is excited to announce “Career Day” on Sunday, May 1, 2022 from 10AM to 3PM at 127 Yellow Brook Road, Farmingdale, NJ. This in-person event, open to the public, will allow girls and their families to discover and learn about different career paths and ...

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Blood Donation Urged during April, National Donate Life Month

Every day, organ and blood marrow transplant patients require blood transfusions; a single liver transplant patient can need 20 or more units of blood. Nonprofit blood services provider Vitalant urges all who are eligible to give blood to make an appointment now to give in April, National Donate Life Month. For a limited time, Vitalant donors can also find out their COVID-19 antibody status ...

Thirteen Dispensaries in New Jersey Legally Selling Cannabis to Residents and Visitors to the State, 21 and Older.

April 21, 2022

NEW JERSEY — As of Thursday, April 21, 2022, residents of New Jersey and visitors to the state 21 years and older can buy recreational cannabis and cannabis products at 13 dispensaries statewide.

According to the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission (CRC), those 13 locations are:

North Jersey:

Apothecarium, 1865 Springfield, Avenue, Maplewood
Apothecarium, 55 ...

JCP&L’s 2022 Tree-Trimming Program Underway to Enhance Service Reliability

May 5, 2022

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is trimming trees across its 13-county service territory as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance electric service reliability. This year’s $40 million program will help keep power flowing to customers by helping to reduce tree-related outages, such as those that can occur during severe ...

Decision Day? Potters Farm Dementia Center on Center Stage Tonight

HOLMDEL, NJ - The farming gateway to Holmdel and Middletown is now up to the appointed members of the Holmdel Zoning Board tonight as the non-profit United Methodists dementia care center is back for approvals according to the AGENDA . The group is chaired by long time resident Ralph Blumenthal.

Block 49.02, Lots 40, 40Q and 41 in the R40-B Zone is the location where the ...

Infinite Love for Kids Fighting Cancer and Hannah Duffy Foundation Together to Host Tutu Trot 5K Run/Walk fundraiser.

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: On Sunday, June 12th, runners across the country can turn their footsteps into dollars for pediatric brain tumor research. And they can wear a tutu while they do it. 

The nonprofit, Middletown based foundation, Infinite Love for Kids Fighting Cancer is holding their 7th annual "Tutu Trot" 5K Run/Walk fundraiser. Their goal is to raise $100,000 for the ...

Brookdale to Host Adjunct Job Fair on Wednesday, April 27

Brookdale Community College will hold an Adjunct Job Fair on Wednesday, April 27, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Student Live Center at 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ, parking lot 7. Attending the job fair will give those interested in a faculty position the opportunity to meet Department Chairs and learn more about the open positions.

An adjunct position requires a ...

Happy Mother's Day!

May 8, 2022

NEW JERSEY: HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY FROM TAPINTO! Commemorations to honor mothers and motherhood have been happening for centuries and can be traced back to the Ancient Greeks and Romans who paid homage to their mother goddesses. Today, tributes to mothers occur all around the world at different times of the year, but the American version of Mother's Day was started in May, 1908 by a woman ...

Butterflies for Beautiful Maddy: 2nd Annual Fashion Show, Reserve Today for May 18. Designs Fashioned by Brookdale Community College Students.

RUMSON, NJ - Reserve today for Butterfllies for Maddy!  the 2nd Annual Fashion Show to benefit DontShockMe.org. The event is on Wednesday, May 18, from 6pm-10pm, at Windows on the Water, at Surfrider Beach Club, Sea Bright, NJ.

The fashion designs are made possible by community partner: Brookdale Community College.

Support your community and give-back to an important cause that ...

Planning a Birthday Party? Escapology in Holmdel's Bell Works Offers an Amazingly Fun Venue for the Whole Family.

WINNER – Best Escapology Franchise Worldwide
WINNER – USA Today Escape Room Award
WINNER – Top 10 Best Places to Have a Birthday Party in NJ

Escape rooms are all the rage these days and the newest form of family fun entertainment hitting NJ.  One of the leaders in this industry, Escapology, has a beautiful, fun, exciting party venue in Holmdel's Bell ...

Agent Spotlight: Kelly & Con Hartnett

Kelly and Con Hartnett, Sales Associates in the Livingston office, are a real estate power couple, ranking among the Top 2% of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices agents, nationwide. Kelly is an expert on the North Jersey market and one of BHHSNJ’s Certified Relocation Specialists. Whether you’re moving from the town over or crossing a few time zones, Kelly can guide you to your home of ...

Pool Time: Zoning Board meets to address approvals to get in the swim

May 15, 2022

HOLMDEL, NJ - Summer is coming and for many residents, that means pools.

In Holmdel and Monmouth County, there are so many options for summer water activities. The Holmdel Swim Club is set to have a banner year with a number of improvements to the facility. The Atlantic Ocean always beckons and right in our own backyards, many homes have pools.

To build one you need a permit and, ...

VIDEO: Piscataway Rallies for Fire Victims, Newark Pledges $20 Million for Affordable Housing, Union Educators Rally Over Contracts and Sparta Celebrates 105-Year-Old Resident

NEW JERSEY - Piscataway residents start a fund to help victims of a recent fire. Plus, Union educators rally over contract negotiations. And, Newark pledges $20 million towards building affordable housing units. Also, a Sparta resident celebrates her 105th birthday with the community. 

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by ...

New Jersey Senators Propose 'Parents Bill of Rights'

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey parents could have more of a say in what their children are learning in school and potentially opt students out of lessons.

Legislation aimed at improving clarity for parents and guardians and allowing comment on any curriculum necessary to implement the New Jersey Student Learning Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education was cleared by the Senate ...

Obituaries

Jun 30, 1938 - May 4, 2022
Rosemarie Reddington, 83, of Long Branch, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 4th surrounded ...
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Jun 9, 1932 - May 8, 2022
Carlos Da Costa Martins, 89 of Colts Neck passed Sunday morning surrounded by his family. Carlos ...
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Feb 22, 1930 - May 6, 2022
Veronica H. Gray, 92 of Colts Neck died on Friday, May 6. She was born in Lackawanna, PA in 1930 ...
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Dec 24, 1929 - Apr 27, 2022
Joan Barbara Crowley, 92, of Holmdel, passed away Wednesday surrounded by her family. Joan was ...
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