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Livingston Sophomore Yunfeng Wu Earns Second Place in Congressional Art Competition

May 16, 2022

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Livingston High School sophomore Yunfeng Wu has earned second place for his artwork in Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill’s fourth annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students in New Jersey’s 11th District. Wu’s piece, entitled “Chaos and Resilience,” was displayed along with the submissions of all participants during an in-person ...

Livingston Officials Authorize Funding Toward Water Mediation Project

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In an ongoing effort to remediate contamination issues recently discovered in some of the township’s wells, the Livingston Township Council adopted three ordinances on Monday that are intended to further the project along.

The first of the three bond ordinances, which were all unanimously passed, authorizes the use of approximately $6.4 million toward the ...

Livingston to Welcome Adam Loehner as New Assistant Township Manager

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Township of Livingston has announced that Adam Loehner will be joining the Livingston Township Manager’s office as the Assistant Township Manager after most recently serving for four years as Village Administrator in neighboring South Orange Village and previously serving for five years as the South Orange Deputy Village Administrator.

As the Assistant Township ...

Livingston Acknowledges Township Employees During Public Service Recognition Week

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Every day in the Township of Livingston, hundreds of employees patrol the streets, extinguish fires, repair roads, administer vaccines, enforce laws, issue licenses, balance budgets, collect leaves, design roads and drainage improvements, perform safety inspections, hold programs, treat sewage, plow snow and assist in countless other ways to make the community the best ...

Livingston Township Appoints Carolyn Mazzucco as Township Clerk

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Township Council has unanimously appointed Carolyn Mazzucco, who previously served as Deputy Township Clerk to the Township of Livingston, as the new township clerk as Glenn Turtletaub steps down from the position after 21 years.

As acting township clerk over the last two years, Mazzucco has earned praise from the council, township employees and the ...

Livingston Council Takes Stand Against Route 10 Housing Project Proposal

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A developer’s request to be included in the Township of Livingston’s settlement agreement with the Fair Share Housing Center (FSHC) in order to build two residential apartment buildings with a total of 380 units, including affordable housing units, at 550 W. Mt. Pleasant Avenue (Westminster Hotel) and 570 W. Mount Pleasant Avenue (Regal Bank) has been ...

Livingston Declares Don Schwartz Day in Honor of Local Photographer and Volunteer's Longstanding Service

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Now that the Livingston Township Council has returned to in-person government meetings after two years of meeting virtually, the council is taking the opportunity to recognize outstanding citizens like Don Schwartz—a 45-year resident best known for capturing special photographs of students, veterans, community leaders, athletes and volunteers—who was ...

Livingston Township Clerk Glenn Turtletaub Announces Retirement After 32 Years of Service

LIVINGSTON, NJ — After 32 years of service to the Township of Livingston, including more than 20 years of service as the Livingston Township Clerk and more than a decade as municipal prosecutor, longtime Livingston resident Glenn Turtletaub has announced his intention to retire from his current position as township clerk later this year.

As he reflected on his service and impending ...

Livingston Governing Bodies Hold Joint Discussion on Shared Services and More

LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the first time in three years, the 10 members of Livingston’s two governing bodies as well as other township and district officials held a joint meeting on Monday to discuss matters affecting both the Livingston Public Schools (LPS) district and the community at-large.

Following conversations on topics such as affordable housing obligations, school traffic ...

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New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

African American Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBH Transaction with St. Peters

New Brunswick, NJ – Access to quality medical care in New Jersey is vital to underserved populations. That's why the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (“AACCNJ”) announced its support for the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System in New Brunswick, which will lead to the creation of New ...

RWJBarnabas Health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System Vision to Create NJ’s First Premier Academic Medical Center Gets State Approval

New Brunswick, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) announced that the State of New Jersey has approved their transaction to create New Jersey’s first premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) located in New Brunswick.

“This is a tremendous milestone in a years-long ...

Home of the Week: 831 Grandview Ave., Westfield, NJ 07090

Check out 831 Grandview Ave in Westfield; this colonial in the Manor Park neighborhood won’t last long. With a new outdoor staircase leading to the enclosed front porch, a new roof, and other updates since 2021, you’re getting modern living with classic character. From the porch, you’ll step in to the sun filled living room with bay windows that flows into the updated kitchen ...

Livingston Sophomore Yunfeng Wu Earns Second Place in Congressional Art Competition

May 16, 2022

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Livingston High School sophomore Yunfeng Wu has earned second place for his artwork in Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill’s fourth annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students in New Jersey’s 11th District. Wu’s piece, entitled “Chaos and Resilience,” was displayed along with the submissions of all participants during an in-person ...

Studies of the Future: Clinical Trials for Breast Cancer at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center

May 19, 2022

Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, in Livingston, has been at the forefront of the treatment of breast cancer for decades. One way the hospital maintains its reputation as one of the best in the tri-state area is by participating in clinical trials, which are research studies that help determine if a new drug would be effective in treating a specific condition. In partnership with Rutgers ...

JESPY Partners with Paper Mill Playhouse for Performance Showcasing JESPY Clients

SOUTH ORANGE – With the musical talents of JESPY clients in the spotlight, JESPY has partnered with Millburn’s Paper Mill Playhouse to present a showcase of Broadway songs to be performed by the clients on June 18 at 4pm.

The performance, which is open to the public, is tentatively titled A New Beginning. Set to take place at JESPY, the play will feature client talents, alternating ...

Summer is here and ready for a Memorable 2022 in the LBI Region

LBI REGION, NJ — After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary Pinelands. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which operates a year-round visitor ...

The facts are clear about prostate cancer – and what you can do about it

Prostate cancer is dangerous – right? The disease remains the number one solid organ cancer diagnosis among men in the United States, with more than 248,000 newly diagnosed cases each year. Yet while there can be great differences in how prostate cancer affects each patient, there’s little debate that it is important to monitor for the disease.

Urologist Naeem Rahman, MD, part of ...

'Two Minutes with TAPinto' Features South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — This month's "Two Minutes with TAPinto" features TAPinto South Plainfield publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen.

When she started TAPinto South Plainfield, she worked full time as Regional Manager/Business Development for a bank. It became so successful that she was able to leave her banking career to focus on TAPinto full-time.

"I say this to all ...

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Jan 14, 1936 - Mar 27, 2021
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New Jersey Officials Warn of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 20, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in the State of New Jersey.

Earlier this week, Gov. Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 296 declaring a state of emergency in New Jersey to help prevent price gouging ...