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East Brunswick Spring Birding Day" 70 Species Spotted In The Township

May 7, 2021

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Saturday, May 1 was the spring East Brunswick Birding day. This semi-annual event is sponsored by the EB Environmental Commission and the Friends of the EB Environmental Commission.

The day dawned sunny and “very breezy”. Not quite yesterday’s gales, but so birders despaired that songbirds would be hunkered down and scarce. Twenty ...

Gang Green Celebrates East Brunswick As A "Tree City, USA"

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - It was wild and blustery at East Brunswick's Great Oak Park yesterday as the township commemorated its 43rd consecutive year as a "Tree City USA."  It was also the 20th birthday of East Brunswick's Butterfly Park.

All hands were on deck to celebrate all things green and leafy as the park got an uplift.

Mayor Brad Cohen read a ...

Come Out Of Your COVID Cocoon And Donate Plants To East Brunswick's Butterfly Park

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Plant donations are needed! After 20 years, the beloved community Butterfly Park built and maintained by volunteers is being renovated by the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission and the East Brunswick Department of Recreation and Parks.

The beds are all newly mulched, the kiosk is filled, the shed door is repaired, the benches are painted and more! ...

East Brunswick Is For The Birds On May 1

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Please join Birding East Brunswick for the group's annual Spring Big Day tour of East Brunswick’s Birding Hotspots (including Dallenbach's, Heavenly Farms, Edgeboro Landfill, Bicentennial, Jamesburg, and Ireland Brook Parks).

Join  Steven Albert and Birding East Brunswick at Dallenbach's Lake (Crystal Springs rear ...

Milltown To Hold Spring Cleanup

MILLTOWN, NJ - The borough's Revitalization Committee in conjunction with the Milltown Department of Public Works is hosting a Spring Cleanup on Saturday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is inviting residents to join in. Participants can meet at the gazebo in Gloria Bradford Park. Garbage bags and cleanup supplies will be provided by the Milltown Department of Public Works. All ...

Milltown To Host Drive Electric Earth Day Event

MILLTOWN, NJ - The Central Jersey Electric Auto Association is hosting an electric vehicle event on Saturday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the American Legion on John F. Kennedy Drive in conjunction with Plug in America and the Electric Auto Association. The upcoming event is in honor of Drive Electric Earth Day and will feature plug-in vehicles from Audi, Ford, Toyota, ...

EB Grow Seed Library Returns In 2021 With Seeds For Gardeners

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ —With local gardeners getting ready to start their spring plantings, East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center) is opening its EB Grow seed library to the public after being shuttered in 2020 due to the pandemic.

EB Grow began in 2018 as a joint project between the library and the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission.  Housed at ...

Sayreville Is Home To Largest Floating Solar Array In U.S.

SAYREVILLE – Down a dirt road and behind a locked chain-linked fence on Bordentown Avenue, Sayreville has quietly made history.

The borough’s water treatment plant, which draws water from the Duhernal Wellfield, has three on-site reservoirs comprising the largest floating solar array in the United States - the only one of its kind in New Jersey.

The 4.4-megawatt ...

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USDA’s National Agricultural Classification Survey Is Underway

May 3, 2021

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 activity.

The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) recently ...

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Find Your Green Thumb: NJ Experts Offer Tips for Starting a Kitchen Garden

May 8, 2021

NEW JERSEY — They don’t call this The Garden State for nothing.

Want to bring out your inner green thumb this season? There’s no better time than now to get started on a kitchen garden.

“There is no mastery of gardening, you just get better at guessing,” said Bloomfield’s L. Be. Sholar, who offers gardening tips on her blog, Farm-Based ...

Middlesex College And Stockton University Sign Transfer Agreement

May 5, 2021

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex College has signed a dual admission and transfer partnership agreement with Stockton University that will help students make a smooth transition from the two-year college to the Atlantic County school’s bachelor’s degree program. 

The five-year agreement strengthens the relationship between Stockton and Middlesex College by offering multiple ...

From Newsroom To State House: Award-Winning Journalist Greg Tufaro Named Diegnan's Chief Of Staff 

May 5, 2021

EDISON, NJ – Greg Tufaro, a lifelong Edison resident and award-winning journalist with more than three decades of experience, has recently traded his press pass for a state ID. Last month, Tufaro embarked on a new chapter in his professional career, taking on the role as chief of staff for Senator Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. (18th L.D.). 

"The opportunity to transition ...

TAPinto Tips: Intro to SEO

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - If you own a business, you might be familiar with lots of trends in marketing that promise to increase your business: social media and email campaigns, as well as paid and organic ads. One trend that tends to get overlooked is SEO, or search engine optimization. SEO is a proven and necessary tool, but you may ask yourself, “What is it?” and “How can you best ...

Veteran TAPinto Franchisee Launches TAPinto Raritan Bay

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Longtime TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood franchisee John Mooney is taking his talents to the banks of the Raritan. After spending years growing TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood into one of the networks top 5 most-visited sites, Mooney is officially launching TAPinto Raritan Bay, covering Sayreville and South Amboy, N.J.

“Since I am familiar with Sayreville-South Amboy and ...

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Governor’s Budget Plan Would Boost Hearing Aid Reimbursement For Qualifying Older Adults & Individuals With Disabilities

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 Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (HAAAD) program.

The HAAAD program provides ...

NJ Dentist and his Pit Bull Therapy Dog Give Back to Local Community

April 28, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- While Joseph DalBon, DMD, may be best known as a top-notch local dentist at the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, he is also the proud owner of a therapy dog. Dr. DalBon spoke with TAPintoTV about his Pit Bull puppy, Olivia, the services she provides to others in the community, and how he came to recognize her unique talents.

DalBon realized Olivia was ...