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Millburn/Short Hills Top Stories

May 19, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - One person has died, and another victim was flown by Medevac helicopter to an area trauma center after a mid-afternoon crash on Eastbound Route 24 near Milemarker 9, according to the City of Summit Fire Department (SFD). The SFD, at approximately 2 p.m. today, responded to a report ...

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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 New Jersey. “The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The City of Summit Police Department (SPD) has notified residents that Eastbound Route 24 is closed "for the next several hours" due to a major accident that involved a tractor-trailer and an unknown number of vehicles which occurred just after 2 p.m. at Milemarker 9. The full ...

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On Wednesday, the Millburn Boys Lacrosse team beat Red Bank Regional 10-3 in the first Playoff game. Senior Sid Rabinowitz scored two goals and won 12 of his 16 face-offs, and senior Griffin Geller thwarted 12 potential goals. Senior Ethan Shapiro and sophomore Zack Lipton each scored two goals ...

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Public comments about the Main Street Affordable Housing project began with Stephanie Nesser who shared that she received an “intrusive anonymous” text containing the petition against the planned location on Main Street. Subsequent residents either expressed appreciation for the information ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The tense afternoon situation that involved a woman barricading herself inside a Meadowbrook Court residence with a firearm today has been resolved safely. A Summit Police Department Nixle Alert at 3:53 p.m. stated, "Situation on Meadowbrook Court is now resolved. Victim is being ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - An "emotionally disturbed adult" has barricaded herself in a residence on Meadowbrook Court in Summit. Sources have confirmed to TAPinto Summit that the individual is a female and is in possession of a firearm. Summit Police have ordered residents in the nearby area to shelter in place ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Plans are in place to transform the former Seth Boyden Court Housing Complex into a state-of-the-art film and television facility, a project officials are dubbing an “anchor” piece of a larger effort to revitalize the Dayton Street neighborhood in Newark’s South Ward. Newark ...

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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 ...

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The Millburn Boys Lacrosse team finished its regular season with three wins in the final week of play. Early in the week they clinched the divisional title with a win over Delaware Valley and continued winning at home on Senior Night beating Cedar Grove by an eight-goal margin. The regular ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy visited the Hackensack Fire Department Monday morning to announce the new American Rescue Plan Firefighter Grant Program. The grant will help local and regional fire departments provide first responders with proper protective, cleaning and sanitation equipment, ...

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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 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – 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 Wayne grocery stores and pharmacies have been mostly ...

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Evan Sherman, a 2011 graduate of Millburn High School, began playing pots and pans when he was very young and graduated to a junior drum set when he was five. While attending Millburn High School in 2010 he was chosen with 27 other high school students selected nationally to perform in Los Angeles ...

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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 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Batten down the hatches. Some stormy springtime weather is headed our way Monday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service, which indicated a tornado isn't out of the question in Northeast New Jersey. “Thunderstorms ahead of an approaching cold front on Monday have the ...

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Millburn Millers Boys Track team placed second in the SEC Liberty Conference Championship meet at Newark School Stadium in Newark. Four individuals won, sweeping the mid-distance and distance events. Zach Liu-Walter won in the 400 and 800, Evan Feldman won in the 1600 and Ethan Wang won the ...

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VERONA, NJ -- In the third meeting of the season between the two baseball teams, fourth-seeded Seton Hall Prep advanced past top-seeded Millburn in the semifinal round of the Greater Newark Tournament, 3-1, on Saturday. The two teams had split their regular-season meetings with each ...

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Representative Tom Malinowski recently announced the winners of the 2022 Congressional Art Competition. The annual competition, which was open to all high school students in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional district, encourages and recognizes artistic talent nationally. Entrants' art pieces ...

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Millburn Public School Superintendent Dr. Christine Burton noted in her weekly Superintendent Update that COVID-19 cases in Millburn are rising and that The Department of Health announced that most of New Jersey, including Millburn, is now in a High (Orange) Covid Activity Level (CALI) transmission ...

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Phyllis and Richie Seibert lost their beloved, vivacious and beautiful daughter Isadora to a rare form of cancer in 2014. She lived with them, and they had a very close relationship. Phyllis describes her as a daughter, sister, granddaughter, niece, cousin, friend, teacher, coach, ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - When 10-year-old Peyton Cohen decided to host a lemonade fundraiser for Natalie Ferguson, a 4-year-old battling brain cancer, Peyton had no idea how it would catch on, or that she could raise thousands of dollars in a single day. But word of the lemonade fundraiser spread ...

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Millburn High Boys Track Team ended its winning season by defeating Belleville and Newark East Side at Newark School Stadium on Monday and finished 7-1 in the regular season. Ilem Leischer placed first in the high hurdles and intermediate hurdles, finished second in the triple jump against both ...

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CARTERET, NJ – Jack McGreevey, a battle-hardened Marine drill sergeant turned dogged advocate for his fellow veterans, who passed his passion for service to his son, former Gov. Jim McGreevey, died May 12. He was 93. Mr. McGreevey, of Carteret, was a constant presence throughout the ...

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Residents enjoyed Millburn's Girls' Night Out for the first time since 2019, after it was canceled due to COVID in 2020 and 2021. According to Heather Jenquine, Executive Director of the Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce, "The return of Girls’ Night Out was a fun evening downtown for ...

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LAMBERTVILLE, NJ–Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 295 which instructs the New Jersey Department of the Treasury to establish a state-backed certification program for LGBTQ+ owned businesses. Murphy signed the executive order today at Union Coffee in Lambertville, an LGBTQ+ owned coffee ...

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MILLBURN, NJ -- Millburn left fielder Alex Wilson went over the fence to rob Columbia batter Brandon Doubek of a potential game-tying home run for the last out of Millburn's 5-4 baseball victory over Columbia in the quarterfinal round of the Greater Newark Tournament on Wednesday. Millburn ...

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Njhipsturbia Instagram account just reached a milestone: 10k followers. Yay! Or actually Nay! What should have been a blue badge of honor, instead has come as the agony of Instagram defeat. Like that ski jumper, they too have gotten totally rocked by a Bitcoin hacker named “@Edwin”. With each ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura announced today two men have been arrested and charged with the murder of Kelsey Steels, 31, of the Bronx who was found dead from a gunshot wound at Eagle Rock Reservation. Michael ...

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EVANSTON, IL — National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced this year’s National Merit $2,500 scholarship winners who were chosen from 15,000 Finalists in the 2022 National Scholarship Program. Short Hills recipients: Eric Dong, probable career field: Computer Science Aryan ...

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