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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 ...

Gas Prices Reach Another Record High

May 19, 2022

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...

Is the Baby Formula Shortage Ending Soon? The FDA Believes it Will

NEW JERSEY: New parents have been struggling to find formula to feed their babies ever since one of the largest manufacturers of several popular powdered baby formula products in the nation was shut down in February of this year. Shelves in Monmouth County grocery stores and pharmacies have been mostly bare, but action from the FDA is providing some hope that the shortage could end within ...

Traditional Push-In: Holmdel Fire and Rescue Company #2 Hosts Official Ribbon Cutting and Festive Community Open House.

May 22, 2022

Holmdel's Fire Department issued this statement following the Fire Station Dedication and Engine 18-77 Wetdown Day: "Holmdel Fire Rescue would like to take this time to thank the committee who put this dedication together: Deputy Chief Nicholas Rybakowski, President Brian McGraw,Vice President Adam Korda, Captain David Farrell, Joann Farrell, FF Frank Trykowski. The event ...

VIDEO: Friday's Storm Causes Major Chaos in Hazlet, Knocks Multiple Poles and Trees Down, Causing Power Outages and Traffic Safety Issues.

 

HAZLET, NJ: First Responders in Hazlet were more than busy Friday evening, as sudden chaos hit. Along Route 35, in Hazlet, fierce winds and pounding rain swiftly took down high wire electrical poles, trees, business signs and more. Many businesses along 35 in Hazlet were closed for business.

PHOTO BELOW IS AFTERMATH OF FRIDAY'S STORM.

Many Altec trucks and ...

New Jersey Vietnam Veteran's Remembrance Day Held on May 7th

HOLMDEL, NJ - On May 7th, Vietnam Veterans were honored in Holmdel, New Jersey.

New Jersey Vietnam Veteran's Remembrance Day holds a special place in the hearts of military and non-military families in New Jersey and the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Holmdel Township was designed in their honor. It showed on May 7th.

More than 200,000 veterans that served in Vietnam from New Jersey.

Holmdel: Green Best Management Practices Included for New Pool Approval

HOLMDEL, NJ -  The Holmdel Zoning Board met with a few timely summer items to address. Pools in particular. For residents interested in the installation of a new pool, the YouTube meeting videos provide helpful guidance in how to work with local government and the Zoning Board in particular.

On May 18th, the board reviewed pool applications requiring relief on surface ...

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 ...

YMCA and SCAN Join to Celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day

May 17, 2022

RED BANK, NJ – Three organizations are reaching out to older adults 55 and older in central New Jersey to celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day on May 25.

The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) have joined forces to bring the region’s senior citizens together in person and virtually for a ...

Colts Neck Senior Citizens Visit Historic Smithville

COLTS NECK, NJ:  Historic Smithville is known for it's charming cobblestone pathways, with over 60 unique shoppes and 6 diverse eateries. Among many enjoyable things to do, guests can ride on the train, paddle boats, or the famous carousel.   

Recently Colts Neck Senior Group took a fun trip together to Smithville and thoroughly enjoyed the day! The spring blossoms were ...

Agent Spotlight: Teresa Maegerlein

Teresa Maegerlein, Broker-Associate in the Morristown office, is dedicated to getting her clients results! Her career in real estate began in 2004. Before getting into real estate, Teresa worked on Wall Street and her financial background has proven invaluable in her current work. As useful as her hard-earned savvy has been, she knows that the most important skill for a successful business is ...

Monmouth Rape Case Results in Guilty Plea

May 24, 2022

FREEHOLD – According to a press release by the Monmouth County Prosecutors Office, a Keansburg police officer has admitted to a sex crime and is now expected to lose his job, register as a sex offender, and serve a years-long prison term. This was announced by Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey.

Nicholas Thompson, 25, pleaded guilty to a second-degree charge of ...

VIDEO: Cranford Students Help Community with Lemonade Stand, Glen Rock Police Discover Stolen Prescriptions, Camden Receives 'Brownfield' Grant and Somerville Pastor Makes 'Red Nose' Request

NEW JERSEY - Cranford fourth graders raise money for charity through a lemonade stand. Plus, Glen Rock police discover 150 stolen prescription bottles in a man's car. And, Camden receives an EPA grant to clean up 'Brownfields.' Also, a Somerville pastor makes a request for residents to participate in 'Red Nose Day.'

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has ...

Gov. Murphy Announces Efforts to Improve Access to Student Loan Forgiveness Program For Public Service Workers

EWING, NJ — There is still time to apply to a college loan forgiveness program. 

Last October, the U.S. Department of Education announced a limited Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) waiver opportunity, which temporarily waives certain program rules helping public service employees eliminate their college debt. 

Gov. Phil Murphy hosted a roundtable with U.S.

Obituaries

Jun 30, 1931 - May 15, 2022
June Bardel Menegus, 90, of Spring Hill, Florida, passed away on Sunday, May 15. She was born to ...
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Feb 1, 1941 - May 15, 2022
Ernie Stass, 81, of Armonk, NY passed away on Sunday, May 15th. He was born in Pyrgos, Greece in ...
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May 17, 1944 - May 16, 2022
Arthur Joseph Rescigno Jr., 77, of Marlboro, passed away peacefully late Monday ...
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Jun 11, 1930 - May 14, 2022
Frank Baglieri passed away on May 14, 2022, at the age of 91 in Brielle, NJ. In the days before his ...
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