Press Releases

May 6, 2021

Budget Would Increase Reimbursement from $100 to $500 Per Hearing Aid; Would be First Increase since 1987 (TRENTON) – Governor Phil Murphy’s budget plan for the fiscal year starting July 1 would significantly increase hearing aid purchase reimbursement available under the state’s Hearing Aid ...

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New Brunswick, N.J. – May 5, 2021: Saint Peter’s Healthcare System will host its 2021 Annual Gala virtually on Thursday, May 6 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. This year’s Gala, presented by Sills Cummis & Gross P.C., will honor the following individuals for their service and dedication to Saint Peter’s, ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – The USDA’s National Agricultural Classification Survey (NACS) is arriving in mailboxes around the nation. The survey, one of the most important steps in determining who should receive a 2022 Census of Agriculture questionnaire, asks recipients if they are involved in agricultural ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ- New Jersey State Policemen's Benevolent Association President Patrick Colligan today released the following statement on the Derek Chauvin decision in Minneapolis: “Today’s decision ends a very difficult time in our nation’s history. I said at the time last year that the actions ...

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TRENTON – The Murphy Administration today announced that deaf and hard of hearing individuals are able to ask for an American Sign Language interpreter when receiving a COVID-19 vaccine at the state’s six vaccine megasites to assist with communication access during the vaccination process. In a ...

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TRENTON, NJ –  The Department of Human Services today announced 231,000 New Jersey households who receive food assistance through the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (NJ SNAP) have received extra benefits under a new federal policy. Human Services has been providing NJ SNAP ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Please join Middlesex Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone, in partnership with the Middlesex County Association of Chiefs of Police and the NAACP for a discussion of the recently issued and revised Attorney General’s Directive regarding the Use of Force.   The online event will be ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Following confirmation and swearing in by the New Jersey State Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday, Claribel Cortes was sworn in today by Middlesex County Clerk Nancy J. Pinkin to serve as Middlesex County Surrogate.  With her confirmation and swearing in, Surrogate Cortes ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – Middlesex College, in partnership with Middlesex County, today, officially unveiled the rebranding effort of Middlesex College in a virtual press conference, including a new logo for the institution, formerly known as Middlesex County College. College officials and County ...

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Effort Continues Murphy Administration Work to Save Lives by Getting Overdose Antidote into as Many Hands as Possible (TRENTON) – Acting Human Services Commissioner Sarah Adelman announced the Department on Thursday distributed nearly 13,000 doses of the life-saving opioid overdose antidote ...

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With many people working from home and other effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the real estate market in New Jersey has been red hot.  What is the current state of the market now and what might the future hold?  In light of these questions, TAPinto has launched its second signature virtual ...

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NEW JERSEY - One year after COVID-19 struck New Jersey, shutting the entire state down and precipitating an unprecedented health and economic crisis, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) is releasing a special report on a year’s worth of activity in response to the pandemic. The report, ...

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Dress for Success Northern New Jersey-10 Counties celebrates 23 years of advancing northern New Jersey women in the workforce with the 2nd annual Women’s Leadership Summit March 12, 2021; Rise and Thrive. “We are extremely excited to offer a day of learning and networking that will inspire and ...

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TAPinto enables real estate agents to reach targeted local audiences with self-serve real estate listings, self-serve open house event listings, and other marketing opportunities.  Getting started is easy.  Just log in or create a TAPinto account, click on "Submit Content" and start listing ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Utilities Authority continues its efforts to mitigate potential landfill odors generated by the county landfill on Edgeboro Road, East Brunswick. Based upon a significant reduction in the number of odor concerns expressed by local residents, the MCUA's ...

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EDISON, NJ - Middlesex College has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School designation for 2021-2022. The list was developed by Viqtory Media, which annually highlights colleges, universities and employers that are military friendly. Institutions earning the Military Friendly School ...

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Growing your business with TAPinto is easy, affordable and effective.  Businesses can tap into our highly engaged local audience with a variety of marketing options, including content marketing, email marketing, social media marketing, sponsorships, banner advertising and more.  TAPinto provides ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - “The COVID-19 vaccine has given residents around the nation and our County the hope that they have been longing for throughout this COVID-19 pandemic. Middlesex County has been committed to ensuring everyone that wants a vaccine receives a vaccine; however, unfortunately, the ...

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TRENTON, NJ – New Jersey Human Services Acting Commissioner Sarah Adelman today announced the state is extending several COVID-19-related child care assistance programs through the end of June as part of the Murphy Administration’s continued effort to support families and child care providers ...

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PLAINSBORO, NJ – After leaving his doctor's office on Plainsboro Road, a local man was bitten by a rabid raccoon in the parking lot. The Middlesex County Office of Health Services is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in the Township of Plainsboro, Middlesex County, in the ...

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TAPinto takes its responsibility to provide fair, accurate and objective coverage of local elections solemnly and seriously.  Given the eroding trust in media, that we live in a highly polarized nation, and that as the old saying goes, “all politics is local,” when it comes to local news coverage ...

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The Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) will host its Fifth Annual Women Fighting Hunger Luncheon virtually on Friday, March 5 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. With no food or beverage costs at this year’s online event, 100% of the Luncheon’s expenses will be generously underwritten by corporate ...

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