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Remnants of Tropical Storm Ida Expected to Hit Areas of Monmouth County. Here’s a Storm Preparedness Guide

September 1, 2021

MONMOUTH COUNTY— In preparation of the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a flash flood watch throughout New Jersey. The storm is expected to hit Wednesday night into Thursday with heavy rainfalls equaling five inches, scattered thunderstorms and high wind gusts. The NWS says it's best to be prepared for flooding. 

Here are some flash ...

In the Event of a Storm: How to Stay Safe

NEW JERSEY, NJ — The hurricane is just beginning. We may need to brace for flash flooding, power outages and torrential downpours. The tropical storm was upgraded to a hurricane Saturday morning. Hurricane Henry is expected to touch Long Island and Connecticut, with New Jersey catching its extended wrath. 

If Henri is successful, and does touch land in Long Island (LI), it will be ...


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Planning a Wedding? The Barn on South Holland to Host Elegant Bridal Show, Sept. 30.

September 22, 2021

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Elegant Bridal Productions is hosting a wedding show at The Barn on South Holland in Holmdel, NJ, on Thursday, September 30th at 7:00 pm. As the top-rated Bridal expo company on the east coast running for over 37 years, Elegant Bridal and The Barn on South Holland are thrilled to partner with each other to provide couples with a trendy ...

AMAZING Giveaways and Prizes at Jeunesse Medical Spa Grand Opening Event, Sept. 22.

“Beautiful spa with the nicest staff and most caring, talented doctors! My results are beautiful and I couldn’t be happier with my experience here! I am treated like family every time I go! I have referred so many friends & family members because of how wonderful of an experience I have with Dr. Samra!”  -Sara G

HOLMDEL, NJ: There's a Celebration in Holmdel ...

The Bayshore: Join Historian John Schneider on a fun history cruise in Sandy Hook Bay and the Shrewsbury River.

THE BAYSHORE: Join Historian John Schneider on another safe, comfortable, and enjoyable History Cruise in Sandy Hook Bay and the Shrewsbury River. Saturday, October 2, 2021, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Departure is from the marina in Atlantic Highlands on the MI-JO II. Guests will go on an adventure exploring some wonderful local history while enjoying a beautiful boat ...

WATCH: Kevin Kelly Salon's 'Project Walk' Brings Community Together, Gives Back to RAINE Foundation.

August 29, 2021


HAZLET, NJ: Kevin Kelly, owner of the popular Kevin Kelly Salon in Keyport, had a plan to bring the community together, with local businesses, to have fun with professional entertainment, and at the same time give back locally. On August 14, from 4pm-8-pm at the Holiday Inn in Hazlet, Kelly successfully pulled off his plan with a fundraiser, "Project Walk," to benefit ...

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Middletown Township Officially Opens Eco-Garden, Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore Invited to Join Ribbon Cutting

September 26, 2021

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Not your typical Department of Public Works! 

Usually there is not a lot of excitement about visiting a local public works site. Not necessarily the case in Middletown.... Local Girl Scout Troops; 127 from Leonardo Elementary School, and Troop 61124 from Nut Swamp Elementary School, were very excited to be invited to the kick-off event and ribbon cutting for ...

Scharfenberger: Keep critical race theory out of the classroom

September 23, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. – Moms and dads have packed school boards meetings because of it. Teachers have resigned over it, saying they don’t want to brainwash their students. Across the country, critical race theory is pitting educators and concerned parents against each other.

Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger believes such advocacy doesn’t belong in the classroom. He plans to introduce ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital and TAPinto Local Corporate Office. 


Registration is required to attend.  To ...

Solomeno Scores Key Police Endorsement

MIDDLETOWN – The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed Vincent Solomeno in his race to represent Monmouth County’s Thirteenth Legislative District in the New Jersey State Senate. 

“As State Senator, I will stand with those who dedicate their lives to keeping our communities safe,” said Solomeno, a thirty-six year old U.S. Army Veteran. “When I was ...


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