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NJ Gas Prices Jump 10 Cents in One Week, Fuels Costs Are $1.14 More Than Last Year

October 19, 2021

NEW JERSEY — New Jersey’s average gas price is $3.38, up 10 cents from last week ($3.28), according to AAA Northeast’s Oct.19 survey of fuel prices. The analysis also found that motorists are paying 16 cents more than a month ago ($3.22) and $1.14 more than this same time last year ($2.24). The average price in the Garden State is four cents ...

Morristown Holds Special Planning Board Meeting to Discus South Street Complex

MORRISTOWN, NJ - For the ninth time this year, the Morristown Planning Board has required a Special Meeting to discuss important matters.

The proposed complex at 126 & 136 South Street has taken up much of the past several meetings, occupying much of the town board’s focus. The complex will consist of a mix of retail and residential, functionally enveloping Green Village ...

Morristown Council Discusses Returning to In Person Meetings as well as Heard Comments by the Shade Tree Commission and Traffic at Assumption School

Morristown, NJ — Four residents commented during the public hearing on Tuesday’s town council regular meeting.

Resident Kristin Ace spoke on behalf of the Shade Tree Commission about the necessity of cutting vines growing in Morristown’s parks. Ace asked the council to find people to do this  “not-so-sexy work” to save the trees in the area. One of the five ...

School Mask Mandate Opponents Rally at the State House

October 19, 2021

TRENTON, NJ -- Hundreds of New Jerseyans gathered outside the State House Annex Building in Downtown Trenton on Monday to rally against Governor Phil Murphy's executive order which mandates that school employees must receive a COVID-19 vaccination. 

Organizers intentionally planned the rally to be held on the same day that the Governor's Order took effect ...

Morris County Vocational School District Invites 8th Grade Students and Families to Register for an Information Session to Learn About the Academies

Denville, NJ  – Eighth-grade students eligible to attend a Morris County high school may consider applying to an Academy. Students and parents are encouraged to attend an Information Session to learn about a unique high school experience combining comprehensive academics with career and technical education (academy) classes.

Register to attend an upcoming Information Session ...

County College of Morris to Hold Virtual Open House; Oct 16

RANDOLPH, NJ - Do you aspire to be a CCM Titan! County College of Morris is inviting residents to register for the CCM Virtual Open House on Saturday, October 16.

"The Virtual Open House is the perfect opportunity for you to take a closer look at the college and discover why CCM is the place to start right", said school officials.

Register ...

Resources Now Available to Help K-12 Schools Teach Climate Change in the Classroom

TRENTON – Online resources have been made available to school districts and educators that can be used to incorporate climate change education across K-12 classrooms beginning in the 2022-2023 school year, announced the New Jersey Department of Education.

New Jersey became the first state in the nation to incorporate climate change across its revised state K-12 learning ...

CCM Class of 2020 Healthcare Students Exceed National Pass Rates

October 18, 2021

Nursing, Radiography and Respiratory Therapy Graduates Excel

RANDOLPH, NJ -- Healthcare graduates from the Class of 2020 at County College of Morris (CCM) had among the nation’s highest pass rates on their professional exams, continuing the trend of CCM alumni exceeding average pass rates around the country. Graduates of CCM’s nursing, radiography and respiratory therapy ...

Unity Charter School Students Earn Top Awards In Novartis Art Contest

Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes the achievements and contributions of Hispanic American champions who have inspired others to achieve success.  Recently, students at Unity Charter School, spent time during art class preparing work for the Hispanic Latino Network’s 14th annual art show/contest. The topic of the contest was “Celebrating LGBTQI+ Inspiring Icons During ...

Morristown High School Names Melvin Sosa Alvarado as NY Jets "Upstander of the Month" For October

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown High School has announced the return of the New York Jets "Upstander of the Month" program. In order to be chosen, individuals must encourage positive dialogue among their peers and works to ensure that all students are respected and valued as members of the MHS community. 

An Upstander is courageous, a person who takes action by doing ...

Tech Tips from Unity Charter School

I can’t believe that it’s the beginning of October already! I wanted to pass a few reminders to you. 


The enrollment window for this year’s computer insurance is quickly closing- Monday is the last day. Please consider purchasing Chromebook insurance this weekend if you have not done so already. Please see the linked flier for purchasing ...

Morristown Sports Round Up: Boys Soccer and Volleyball Were in Action

October 21, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morristown High School boys soccer and girls volleyball teams were in action on Wednesday, Oct. 20.

Boys Soccer -Morristown (4-11) dropped a 4-0 contest to Chatham. Morristown next takes on Morris Hills on Oct. 23.

Girls Volleyball -The Colonials lost to Morris Knolls, 25-17, 25-16 Wednesday, falling to 9-9 on the season.

 

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Morristown Boys Cross Country Finishes Second, Girls Third in NJAC Race

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morristown High School cross-country teams were in action at the NJAC large-school race on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Greystone Park.

The Morristown boys finished second overall behind Chatham. Theodore Kuelker finished in fourth overall in 16:34.74.

The Morristown girls took third behind Mendham and Chatham.

 

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Behind Goals from Fields and Levato Lift Morristown Boys Soccer Over Madison; 2-1

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Morristown High School boys soccer team edged Madison, 2-1, on Monday, Oct. 18.

The Colonials put in both of their goals in the second half. Jarred Fields and Giuseppe Levato scored goals, Devin Bedoya had two assists and goalies Ryan Eapen and Karamjit Singh combined for eight saves.

Morristown (4-10) won for the first time in October and snapped a seven-match ...

Changes Coming for Landlines in 856 and 908 Area Codes

October 21, 2021

TRENTON, NJ - Starting on October 24, New Jersey landlines within the 856 and 908 area codes must dial 10 or 11 digits for all their calls.  After October 24, local landline calls dialed with only seven digits may not go through, and the caller will receive a recording saying their call cannot be completed as dialed.

The reason? The FCC is implementing 988 as a new three-digit number ...

New Law Stops E-Z Pass from Overcharging Customers

TRENTON, NJ – A new law championed by Assemblyman Dan Benson (D-Mercer/Middlsex) to make sure that the thousands of commuters who use E-ZPass toll booths daily are quickly notified of an overcharge or toll fee on their account has been signed into law by Governor Murphy.

“An E-ZPass customer should know immediately if their account is being charged,” said Benson, ...

Murphy Orders Flags To Be Flown at Half Staff Through Friday, October 22

NEW JERSEY -  All flags will be flown at half-staff through Friday in honor of General Colin Powel.

“General Colin Powell was a dedicated statesman, soldier, and public servant who served our nation with integrity and purpose,” said Governor Murphy. “Tammy and I are praying for his loved ones.” 

Copy of Executive Order #270

 

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Governor Murphy Orders Flags to Fly at Half Staff on Tuesday, Oct 19

NEW JERSEY - All flags will be flown at half-staff on Tuesday, October 19, announced Governor Murphy during today's press conference.  All U.S. and New Jersey flags will be flown at half staff at all state buildings and facilities on Monday in honor of the late four-star US Army General Ray Odierno, stated Gov.Murphy.

Odierno, a Rockaway native, passed away on ...

Investing in its workforce, Atlantic Health System creates “tech schools” at Overlook Medical Center, offering certification in high-demand positions

October 21, 2021

SUMMIT, NJ – Atlantic Health System has created two “tech schools,” based at Overlook Medical Center, to allow existing team members to obtain radiological technologist certifications, or to become certified pharmacy technicians.

The programs are aimed at not only enriching the skills of Atlantic Health System’s own workforce, but also bolstering the number of team ...

Morristown Small Businesses Can Apply for Lease Grants Beginning Today, Wed Oct. 20

TRENTON, NJ —Applications for the New Jersey Economic Development Authority's (NJEDA) Small Business Lease Grant will open on Wednesday, October 20 at 9AM.

The Small Business Lease Grant provides grants up to 20 percent of annual lease payments to small businesses and nonprofits entering new or amended market-rate leases for at least 250 square feet of street-level space.

JCP&L Welcomes Three New External Affairs Consultants

Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has named three new external affairs consultants to serve as liaisons with elected officials and to support local community involvement activities.

Jarrell Coleman will work out of JCP&L’s Berkeley facility, serving parts of Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean counties; Tina Earley will work ...

UPDATED 10/17: Businesses in and Around Morristown Who Are Hiring

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  Looking for a job? Here are some local businesses that are hiring.

The Godfather of Morristown his hiring a delivery driver. Stop by the store to apply
Starbucks in Madison is hiring. Must be available for early shifts and weekends. Apply at
NOM Mexican Table & Taquila Bar in Morristown is hiring bartenders and servers. Call the restaurant for more ...

COVID-19 Update for October 21 ; One New Case in Morristown

October 21, 2021

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - There was one new case in Morristown overnight, announced officials.  The total number of cases is 2419.

The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. 

There were 1,511 new positive PCR tests and 23 new confirmed COVID-19 deaths, reported ...

COVID-19 Update for October 20 ; For Second Day in a Row, No New Cases in Morristown

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - There were no new cases in Morristown overnight, announced officials.  The total number of cases is 2418.

The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. 

There were 1,150 new positive PCR tests and 15 new confirmed COVID-19 deaths, reported ...

COVID-19 Update for October 19 ; No New Cases in Morristown

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - There were no new cases in Morristown overnight, announced officials.  The total number of cases is 2418.

The numbers indicate total number of cases, not the total number of active cases. 

There were 1,151 new positive PCR tests and 31 new confirmed COVID-19 deaths, reported ...

State Contracted Employees Need to Be Fully Vaccinated or Be Tested Weekly, Says Gov. Murphy

October 21, 2021

TRENTON – New and potential state contractors will need to show that all of their employees who enter, work at, or provide services in any state agency location are fully vaccinated or are completing weekly testing, according to the new executive order signed by Governor Murphy on Wednesday.

“This executive order will bring state contractors in line with the requirements set ...

Operation Take Back Drug Event in Morristown, Morris Plains and Randolph; Saturday Oct. 23

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ- The  "Operation Take Back" program will take place on Saturday, October 23, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris Plains Borough Chief of Police Mike Koroski, Morris Township Chief of Police Mark DiCarlo, and Randolph Township Chief of Police Will ...

Bayada Home Health Care Sponsors Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s

SUCCASUNNA, NJ — Bayada Home Health Care, an international nonprofit home health care provider with more than 360 offices in 23 states, is supporting the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) as an Elite Level sponsor in addition to being a National Team of the 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk ...

#AskHer Campaign; Schedule Your Mammogram Today With Atlantic Health

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Mammograms are the best option to catch breast cancer early, according to Atlantic Health. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the U.S. 

Recognizing that so many women put the care of others before themselves, Atlantic Health System believes that it is up to each of us to remind the women in our lives to make their own health a priority. The ...

LIVIA at East Hanover Celebrates Successful Grand Opening

EAST HANOVER, NJ - It was time for a party as various community members, elected officials, and more gathered to celebrate the ribbon cutting at LIVIA, a healthcare community providing both Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing services.

The facility, which occupies what was once an office complex on Route 10 at the intersection with South Ridgedale, officially opened 18 months ago. The facility ...

NJ High School Freshman Circulates Petition to Increase Vegetarian/Healthy Food Options in Cafeteria

October 19, 2021

Millburn High School (MHS) freshman Eshaan Jain, a lifelong vegetarian, has collected 435 signatures on a petition asking the school to provide more vegetarian and healthy options in the cafeteria.

Jain, like many of his generation, is concerned about “the impact of our food choices on the climate.” He shared, “During the first few weeks of school, I went to the ...

East Hanover's First Restaurant Week Begins on Monday the 18th

EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover Community Partnership is excited to sponsor the first ever East Hanover Restaurant Week from Monday, October 18th – Sunday, October 24, 2021.

East Hanover Restaurant Week serves as an opportunity for Restaurants, Pizzerias, Delicatessens, Bakeries, Ice Cream Shops and all Eateries to showcase their culinary talents and share them with the ...

Parent's Choice Rice Baby Cereal Sold At Walmart Recalled

Parent's Choice Rice Baby Cereal, which is manufactured for Walmart has been recalled after the FDA found a sample from three production lots tested above the guidance for naturally occurring inorganic arsenic, announced the company.

The specific Parent’s Choice Rice Baby Cereal 8 oz lots being recalled were sold after April 5, 2021, and include:

Lot 21083 with ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do in Morristown This Weekend: Oct. 22 - Oct 24

October 21, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Boo! It's the weekend! Don't be fooled, there are lots of activities happening!

Friday October 22

Scarecrows in the Garden; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 8am - 6pm

Garlic Galore; Fosterfields; 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Morristown High School Volleyball vs Montville; MHS AUX Gym; 4pm

Public Ice Skating Session; Mennen Skating Arena; 4pm - 5:30pm

The Folk Project ...

Movie Review: Halloween Kills

I will begin my inaugural movie review column with a confession: I’m a bit of a horror movie junkie.

Ever since I was a kid, there’s something about switching off the lights and turning on a spooky movie that has always appealed to me. I enjoy the new direction of modern horror movies, but also appreciate the classics. (I’ll confess I own a copy of Plan 9 from Outer Space.) ...

Monday Night Jazz at the Madison Community Arts Center

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Community Arts Center will be hosting Monday Night Jazz tonight, October 18 at 7:30pm.

The community is invited to attend tonight's performance. Purchase your tickets here

 

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Now is the Time to Invest in Girls

October 14, 2021

Girls are living through a transformative time. They’re faced with navigating conflicting expectation and views of female leadership, ambition and power. At the same time, girls are tired of walking a tightrope. They are stating their opinions, challenging conventions, and taking the lead to be the change they want to see.

In today’s world, it’s vital that girls have support ...

Morristown's Free Food Distribution Will Take Place on Thursday; October 14

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday, October 14 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown).

On Friday, October 15, free food will be distributed at Smith Field on Baldwin Road from 10:30am - 11:30am

No ID required.

Morris Museum Joins 225 Global Landmarks to Shine a Light on Metastatic Breast Cancer, October 13th

Morris Museum Joins 225 Global Landmarks to Shine a Light on Metastatic Breast Cancer, October 13th

Tune-In October 13th at 8:30 p.m. EDT for #LightUpMBC Live streaming on LiveXLive, METAvivor.org, Facebook LIve @METAvivor, and YouTube @METAvivor for a Virtual Benefit

Special Guests including Rob Thomas, Kristin Chenoweth and Tom Morello

Morristown, NJ (October 7, 2021) – Jennie ...

Table of Hope's Free Food Distribution is October 7 in Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday October 7 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown).

The distribution will also take place on Friday October 7 from 10:30am - 11:30am at Smith Field in Parsippany and 1:30pm - 2:30pm at 211 N. Sussex Street in Dover

 

 

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Morris Township Park to Receive Upgrades Thanks to State Funding

October 21, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Russ Myers Recreation Area in Lewis Morris Park will receive improvements thanks to new Green Acres grants and loans.  The other project receiving funding in Morris County is the Pepe Field Playground in Boonton.

Governor Phil Murphy, alongside New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette and Senator Brian P. Stack, ...

County to Host Hazardous Waste Drop-off Event; Saturday October 23

PARSIPPANY, NJ – A last hazardous waste drop-off events will be held on Saturday October 23 at Chatham High School from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The list of acceptable hazardous materials includes: pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, oil-based paints, stains, paint thinners and removers, solvents, automotive fluids, lead acid and rechargeable batteries, pool chemicals, and darkroom ...

NJ's Urban and Rural Forests Are Putting on their Annual Show

NEW JERSEY — The New Jersey Forestry Service reports that the annual autumn foliage show is taking place in every county in the Garden State. The north westernmost part of the state is near peak conditions while color is just starting to pop up in the southern counties. 

This is a great weekend to plan a road trip to Sussex County to catch the show before it peaks. Waywayanda ...

Guard Your Gourd Morristown: How To Keep Wildlife From Eating Your Pumpkins

October 18, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ —  As Halloween draws closer, families are putting out jack-o-lanterns to celebrate, unfortunately, many of these pumpkins are at risk of being devoured by squirrels.

If you don’t remember this being a problem in the past, there’s a lot of speculation as to why squirrels are foraging for food more than usual.

Some suspect fewer acorns have left ...

Save Seeds of Favorite Vegetable and Flower Plants from Your Morristown Garden

NUTLEY, NJ - Experimentation is part of the fun of gardening. Saving seeds from your favorite vegetable or flower for next year’s garden or even the next generation is something you might like to try.

Keep in mind that all flowers and vegetables will not come true from seed. Hybrids and those pollinated by the wind or insects may produce offspring unlike the parent plant. The resulting ...

Fire Safety Tips and Tricks To Know During Fire Safety Month

PISCATAWAY, NJ — In honor of Fire Safety Month, please read and share these tips from the National Fire Prevention Association.

Did you know:

3 of every 5 home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no working smoke alarms
Less than 50% of homeowners have an escape plan
Carbon monoxide (CO) is the #1 cause of accidental poisoning in the ...

Comic Book Store in Scotch Plains Temporarily Closes After Car Slams into Building (VIDEO of Crash)

October 19, 2021

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- A Little Shop of Comics, the popular comic book store in Scotch Plains, is temporarily closed after a car smashed into the storefront, causing structural damage early Saturday morning.

At approximately 1:47 a.m. on Oct. 16, a vehicle sped through the intersection of Front Street and Park Avenue, knocked over a streetlamp, and slammed into the front of ...

UPDATE: Police Confirm Gun Incident Today at FDU was a Toy Gun

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Police have announced that the gun in question was a toy gun. No additional information was released. 

Earlier...... There is Police activity at Farleigh Dickinson University at 285 Madison Avenue.  The Florham Park police department is requesting mutual aid from area police departments. There is a report of a party with a gun on campus.

Morris Township and ...

Report of a Gun at Campus Party at Farleigh Dickinson University

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - This just in.  There is Police activity at Farleigh Dickinson University at 285 Madison Avenue. 

The Florham Park police department is requesting mutual aid from area police departments.

There is a report of a party with a gun on campus.

Morris Township and Madison Police Departments are sending units.

The Florham Park police are the authority since ...

MSD Shooter Pleads Guilty To 17 Counts Of Murder During His 2018 Massacre

October 20, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As many families of his victims sat feet away in a courtroom, Nikolas Cruz pleaded guilty Wednesday to the killing of 17 people and injuring 17 others in his shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in 2018.

Cruz, 23, entered his plea after answering a list of questions from Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer intended to test his mental ...

60-Year-Old Belleville Man Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison for Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old Girl

NEWARK, NJ — A 60-year-old Belleville man was sentenced to 35 years in New Jersey State Prison for sexually assaulting a 9-year-old.

Jose Santana was sentenced Friday, Oct. 15 by the Honorable Martin Cronin, Judge of the Superior Court. Acting Essex County Prosecutor (ECPO) Theodore N. Stephens, II made the announcement Monday, Oct. 18. Under the No Early ...

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Agrees to $50,000 Penalty and New Measures to Protect Consumers in Settlement over Improper Charges for Vehicle Damage

NEWARK – Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck today announced ELRAC, LLC d/b/a Enterprise Rent-A-Car (“Enterprise”) will pay $50,000 and overhaul its policies and practices for charging consumers for vehicle damage to resolve an investigation conducted by the Division of Consumer Affairs. 

The Division ...

NJ Church Hosts Showing of Historic, Sacred Relics from the Vatican

October 17, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — A revered splinter of wood, said to have come from the cross upon which Jesus Christ was crucified, is one of 150 sacred relics from the Vatican in Rome that will be venerated in a worship service at Mary Mother of God Church on Tuesday, Oct. 19 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

The Rev. John Rozembajgier, pastor of the Roman Catholic Church, expects a ...

"St. Cecilia" Stained Glass Window Unveiled; Displayed in the Art Gallery of Acorn Hall

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – The official debut of the spectacular stained glass window, “St. Cecilia,” capped off a landmark year for Morris County Historical Society. Now on permanent display in the art gallery at Acorn Hall, home of MCHS, the window was given a hearty welcome by dozens of MCHS supporters including local officials and legislators at a cocktail reception on Oct. 7.

As ...

Early Voting Starts Saturday, October 23: One Location in Morristown

October 20, 2021

MORRIS COUNTY, N.J. Early Voting Beginning October 23, 2021. There will be 7 early voting centers throughout Morris County.

Starting on Saturday, October 23rd and ending on Sunday, October 31st you can go to ANY of the 7 sites and vote  on a voting machine. Voters may also mail in their ballots or use the dropboxes located in Morris County.  The hours to vote are Monday – ...

New Jersey Poll Workers Needed; More than 13,500 Have Signed Up Already, More Needed

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - More than 13,500 new poll workers have signed up ahead of Election Day

Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 266, which increases the pay for New Jersey’s poll workers from $200 to $300 for Election Day, and increase pay during the early voting period by a commensurate hourly rate.

The increase aims to incentivize poll worker participation ...

Potential Pitfalls to Avoid When Putting Your Home on the Market

October 5, 2021

Selling your home is a major milestone, to say the least.  It’s critical to plan in advance to avoid any possible setbacks during the home sale process. With decades of experience in real estate, I’ve advised thousands of clients on how to stay clear of these common mistakes while preparing their home for the market.

Setting an unrealistic selling price: Of course, ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Morris School District need Katie Cole and Linda Murphy for Board of Education

October 21, 2021

The following is my own opinion and does not reflect the Morris School District Board of Education.

You might have seen the recent Saturday Night Live skit about board of ed meetings. Who would have ever thought that anything funny could come out of these meetings?  I know I didn’t.  Those of us that have committed ourselves to this work understand the importance and ...

Letter to the Editor: Participation in "Stop the Steal" Should Disqualify Ciattarelli

Dear Editor:

Supporting our preferred political candidates is very much in the spirit of the American experiment. That includes putting up yard signs and waving banners on street corners.

Once Election Day passes, and it becomes clear who the winner is, we should all shake hands, accept the results, and move on with our lives.

That is not what happened after the November 2020 election.

Parents, Pretty, Pretty Please Read this Before Negotiating with Your Kids

October 13, 2021

Parents, if you’ve ever asked a child, from toddler to elementary school age, to pick up their toys, sit straight in their seat at the dinner table, eat their vegetables or just go to bed, only to be met with … well, not many of those goals met, then you have discovered the wonder of early childhood negotiation.

Parenting early on can feel like one continuous negotiation when it ...

New Jersey to Invest $634M to Enhance Medicaid Services for Older Adults and Individuals with Disabilities

October 21, 2021

Feds Approve Department Plan to use American Rescue Plan Matching Funds to Strengthen Home and Community-based Services 

(TRENTON) – Acting Human Services Commissioner Sarah Adelman today announced the federal government has approved Department plans to invest $634 million over the next three years to bolster efforts to strengthen and expand home and community-based ...

CANCELED; Morris county Chamber of Commerce to host annual Economic Outlook Luncheon Oct. 21

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Economic Outlook Luncheon Thursday, Oct. 21, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Park Avenue Club in Florham Park. The keynote speaker will be Andy Haughwout, senior vice president policy leader for household/regional microeconomic studies function at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, who will discuss the regional and national ...

Boy Scouts of America 2021 Distinguished Citizen Awards Dinner Honors Outstanding Community Members

Boy Scouts of America will be honoring local citizens at the 2021 Distinguished Citizen Awards Dinner to be held on the evening of Thursday, October 21st at Morris County Golf Club at 6:30 pm.  This year’s honorees are Kitty & Dave Hartman of New Providence; Keith Langworthy of Summit; and Jamie Rodgers of Mountain Lakes. The event recognizes these four outstanding citizens for ...

Human Services Announces ConnectEBT Mobile App for NJ Residents Receiving SNAP and Income Assistance Benefits

Free App Allows Recipients to Manage SNAP, General Assistance and TANF Benefits on Mobile Devices 

(TRENTON) – The Department of Human Services today announced that individuals enrolled in the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Work First New Jersey (WFNJ) General Assistance (GA) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) can now download the ...

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Dissecting “The Infrastructure Bill”

Even the most casual consumer of the news must be aware of the struggle to pass a so-called infrastructure bill in Congress. There are at least two versions, both calling for trillions in new spending. That’s TRILLIONS, the plural of Trillion, with a capital T.

As Congress considers this bill, it is worth reviewing the steps of how we arrived in this scenario.

# 1. We’re broke.

Jersey First to Host Rally Against Wasteful Spending

Jersey First will hold a rally against wasteful spending in Newton on October 20th at 12pm.  

For more information, please reach out to info@jersey1st.org.

TAPinto Morristown Is Offering Holiday Marketing Specials - Call Us Today!

October 20, 2021

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What Will You Wear This Weekend? Check Out NEW LEAF For Your Next Outfit!

What Will You Wear This Weekend? Check out these outfits from NEW LEAF Consignment:

This denim dress is the perfect outfit for going out. Dress it up or dress it down. Wearables Dress, Sz MED, $30

Johnny Was, with BEAUTIFUL embroidering, jacket is the way to go!  Johnny Was Jacket, Sz SM, $166 Crave Frame, Sz XS, $22, Necklace, $12

 

The perfect set for running ...

Celebrate Halloween in Morristown, Morris Township & Morris Plains

October 20, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Calling all ghouls, goblins, princesses and superheroes! Grab those costumes and celebrate with the following activities:

FRIDAY OCTOBER 29

Trick or Treat down South Street and around the Green on Friday, October 29 from 3pm - 5pm. Participating business owners who are participating will place a pumpkin in the window inviting all trick-or-treaters to come inside ...

Community Invited to Morris Township's Summer Outdoor Movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The Morris Township Department of Parks and Recreation will showThe Nightmare Before Christmas on Saturday, October 23. The movie will be shown at Ginty Field, next to the Morris Township Municipal Complex on Woodland Avenue. Movie time is  6:30 PM. 

Arrive early for some games, DJ music with the recreation staff. Bring blankets, lawn chairs and ...

Morris Township to Host Annual Trunk or Treat; Saturday October 30

MORRIS  TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The Morris Township Recreation Department will be hosting their annual Trunk or Treat on Saturday October 30. The event will take place from 12noon - 4pm on Dwyer Lane.

Any resident interested in handing out candy from their vehicle, must register in advance. Register on community pass. No homemade candy permitted. Individually wrapped candy only.

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Macculloch Hall Presents "Storytime: Guess & Go: Autumn Leaves"

October 20, 2021

Join Macculloch Hall Historical Museum for their Storytime Guess & Go on Autumn Leaves. The museum is inviting families to tune in for stories celebrating autumn in the garden. 

Join Macculloch Hall on Facebook Live at noon to hear April Pulley Sayre's Full of Fall and Julia Rawlingson's Fletcher and the Falling Leaves.

Community Conversations with Morristown Medical Center: Taking Care of You!

For a lot of people, separating their work life from personal life has become increasingly difficult. On this episode of Community Conversations, Federico Cerrone, MD, medical director, Atlantic Health Sleep Centers, and Kathy Robb, CHC, well-being coach, Chambers Center for Well-Being, share how to address work-life balance, incorporate self-care practices and the importance of good sleep to ...

Morris Township Fire Department Hosts Children's Halloween Parade; Oct 24

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Hillside Hose No. 1 and the Ladies Auxiliary will host a Children's Halloween Parade on Sunday October 24. The parade begins at 1pm on the corner of Searing and Western Avenues.

Grab those costumes! Come and march. There wil be goodie bags for all!

 

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Annual Pumpkin Illumination Set For Sunday October 24 in Morristown

October 19, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris Arts is inviting pumpkin carvers of all ages to bring their creations to the edge of the Vail Mansion's reflecting pond on Sunday October 24, at 5pm for the  Annual Pumpkin Illumination.

While the sun fades to darkness, guests are invited to enjoy live jazz music, an art workshop and participate in the luminary parade and pumpkin illumination.

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100th Running of the Far Hills Race Meeting Was One for the Books

FAR HILLS, NJ - After a year off due to the pandemic, the 100th running of the Far Hills Race Meeting was one for the books on this unseasonably warm October Saturday. 

Known popularly as "The Hunt," the annual steeplechase event attracts people from all over the Northeast and raises money to support local health care initiatives. Although the event is technically ...

Free Community Clothing Bank at Morristown Church; Sat. Oct 16

MORRISTOWN, NJ - In need of clothes? The Presbyterian Church in Morristown is inviting all those in need to Jan's Closet, a free community clothing bank. The clothing bank will be open on October 16, November 13 and December 11 from 10am - 11:30am.

The parish house is located at 65 South Street in Morristown.

Social distancing and masks are required. The organization is not in need of ...

Mariano Rivera is Coming to Legends Gallery in Chatham this Saturday

October 21, 2021

Don't miss this amazing opportunity to come meet Yankees legend and Hall Of Famer Mariano Rivera in his only area appearance. Mariano will be signing autographs at Legends Gallery in Chatham, N.J. on Saturday, October 23rd from 12-2pm.

Advanced tickets are highly recommended.

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Morris Township To Host Flu Clinic; Oct 21

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Morris Township will hold a Flu Clinic on Thursday, October 21 from 1pm - 3pm. The clinic will take place at 50 Woodland Avenue for seniors 60 years of age and older. Call 973-326-7390 for an appointment.

The flu shot is free for those who have Medicare B. Medicare, HMO, no insurance, private insurance is $25 for Quadrivalent Vaccine or $40 for High Dose ...

New Service Hours For Morristown National Historical Parks

MORRISTOWN, NJ -The Morristown National Historical Park has new hours for the fall. Beginning yesterday, all park grounds will be open from 8am - 6pm.

Grounds include: Jockey Hollow -586 Tempe Wick Road, Morristown, NJ 07960 (approximate), New Jersey Brigade and Cross Estate Gardens Area -61 Jockey Hollow Road, Bernardsville, NJ 07924 and the Fort Nonsense Area- 16 Chestnut Street, ...

Update: Fatal Overnight Home Fire in East Hanover

October 21, 2021

EAST HANOVER, NJ - There was a fatal house fire in East Hanover overnight.  The location of the tragedy was 20 Ward Place in East Hanover.

When police got to the scene there were three victims still stuck inside the house.  Two were rescued.

The house was fully engulfed in the blaze.  The major crimes department was requested to the scene.

There is one confirmed ...

Overnight in East Hanover: A Fatal Home Fire

EAST HANOVER, NJ - There was a fatal house fire in East Hanover overnight.  The location of the tragedy was 20 Ward Place in East Hanover.

When police got to the scene there were two victims still stuck inside the house.  One was rescued by police.  

The house was fully engulfed in the blaze.  The major crimes department was requested to the scene.

There is one ...

Vespucci's Local Italian Market Has Successful Grand Opening in East Hanover

EAST HANOVER, NJ - Local officials and staff came together once again today to celebrate the opening of Vespucci’s Marketplace in East Hanover.

The new Italian market and deli, located at 90 Ridgedale Ave., officially opened on August 22. It fills the property where Esposito’s Meats, a staple in the East Hanover community, stood for over 40 years before its closure in 2020.

The ...

Daughter Used Handgun and Knife in Murder Charge of Father and Girlfriend in Surf City

October 21, 2021

SURF CITY — Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer and Surf City Police Chief John N. Casella, Jr., announced that on October 20, 2021, Sherry Lee Heffernan, 55, of Landenberg, Pennsylvania, was charged with possession of a handgun and an additional weapon in the murder counts she is charged with. 

Heffernan was charged on October 5, 2021, with two counts of ...

Bridgewater Man Found Guilty on Attempted Murder Charges

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A former Bridgewater resident has been found guilty on charges of attempted murder and others stemming from a drive-by shooting in May 2018, according to the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.

Robert W. Smith, 39, formerly of Stanford Drive, was found guilty of two counts of first degree attempted murder, multiple firearm offenses and possession of a firearm by a ...

Two-Time Super Bowl Champ Carl Banks Among Scotch Plains Public Storage Customers Seeking Return of Possessions

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Among those frustrated by his inability to visit his unit at Public Storage on Route 22 in Scotch Plains is two-time Super Bowl champion and Giants legend Carl Banks, who stored mementos of his stellar NFL career at the storage facility. 

Items in the storage unit include Banks's Pro Bowl jersey and items belonging to his son, CJ, that include a signed ...

NJ Business Owner Shaves Head in a Random Act of Kindness

October 20, 2021

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Dalai Lama has been quoted countless times with his simple message of hope: "Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible." Kindness can be found in the most unexpected of places. Take, for example, the heartwarming event that took place last week at Sunrise Bagels in Wyckoff, NJ, where owner Sam Aggarwal took it upon himself to shave his head in support of a ...

Newark Symphony Hall Chosen to Host New TV Show 'America’s Big Deal'

NEWARK, NJ — A new competition television show is coming to Newark Symphony Hall that will be broadcasted live to viewers across America. 

The New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission announced this week that Newark Symphony Hall will be the location for USA Network’s new television show, “America’s Big ...

NJ Teen Wins Freestyle Football World Championship

WARREN, NJ -- The question was, what did you do this summer? Nick Seyda, 16 and a junior at Watchung Hills Regional High School, had a championship answer. Seyda competed in and won a World Championship Title at Super Ball Freestyle Football World Open Competition and is the first American and the youngest competitor to ever win a World ...

Sporting Clay Shoot and Pig Roast

October 15, 2021

The Green Village Fire Department's Sporting Clays Shoot & Pig Roast fundraiser will be held at Miele Field, located at the end of Britten Road in Green Village on Sunday, October 17th. The event is a 100 Target Fun Shoot. Lunch is included with your entry fee. There are a limited number of spots for shooters therefore pre-registration is encouraged. This event is held rain or ...

Plenty of Screams for the LBI Region Halloween Scene

There is something salty, sweet, and scary happening this October throughout the Long Beach Island Region of the Jersey Coast. With options for all to enjoy tucked throughout corners of this legendary area. Hit the chilling waters for Legends and Lore Boat Tour at the Tuckerton Seaport beginning Oct 16 with select days through Halloween. This family-friendly boat ride along Tuckerton Creek ...

NJ Forests Put On A Show For Long Holiday Weekend, Get Out There And Photograph It

NUTLEY, NJ — With a three-day weekend upon us, why not get out and photograph something. According to the NJ Forestry Service, the autumn leave show is taking center stage in some counties, and waiting in the wings in others. 

Right now, The Fall Foliage Show in NJ is at the midpoint in Sussex and Morris counties, plus the northern portions of Passaic and Bergen ...

NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

Why NJ TRANSIT is Better Than Before

NEW JERSEY – Ellen Panza of North Caldwell admits she was initially skeptical when she first decided to return to public transportation. She’s now happy she made the decision.

Prior to the pandemic, Panza regularly boarded an NJ TRANSIT bus at the Willowbrook Park & Ride to go into New York City. Lockdown restrictions and her own COVID-19-related safety concerns led her to ...

Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest

Viking's 3rd Annual Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest Starts Friday, October 1, 2021!  Submit a photo of you, your pet, or a loved one dressed as a creepy-crawly bug, insect, or another pest for your chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card and other awesome prizes! Click here to learn more and enter the contest!

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

Adopt Us! Husky Sisters Ready For Their New Home

These two husky sisters are looking for their forever home. Adopt one or both! 

Find out more by reading their bios below:

Bella Alabama: "Bella Alabama's Web Page" https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=17309440

Elsa Alabama: "Elsa Alabama's Web Page" https://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/detail?AnimalID=17309390

 

County Waiving All Adoption Fees at Animal Shelter

WESTAMPTON, NJ –The Burlington County Animal Shelter is waiving all adoption fees for dogs and cats for the next 30 days as part of a "clear the shelter" promotion to help find pets loving homes and alleviate a space crunch.

The shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton, is currently at capacity due to the normal seasonal lag in adoptions and influx of strays and ...

Immunotherapy Provides More Options in Treatment of Advanced Melanoma

A decade ago, a diagnosis of metastatic melanoma was often tantamount to a death sentence: the five-year survival rate was below 5%. Advances in treatment have vastly altered that narrative. As director of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Melanoma Center, I have witnessed the long-term survival rate improve tenfold, and effective treatments continue to be developed.

The Atlantic ...

Potential Pitfalls to Avoid When Putting Your Home on the Market

October 5, 2021

Selling your home is a major milestone, to say the least.  It’s critical to plan in advance to avoid any possible setbacks during the home sale process. With decades of experience in real estate, I’ve advised thousands of clients on how to stay clear of these common mistakes while preparing their home for the market.

Setting an unrealistic selling price: Of course, ...

Billy Summers by Stephen King

Billy Summers by Stephen King. (Scribner, 2021)

 

Remember Dexter? He was the self-appointed Angel of Death, whose father recognized Dexter’s innate compulsion to kill and trained his bizarre boy to murder only people who deserved to die. Stephen King’s latest hero, Billy Summers bears some resemblance to Dexter in that he is a hired assassin who will only take on contracts ...

NJ Dentist Serves Residents in the Community and Gives Back to Local Organizations

October 5, 2021

 

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Joseph DalBon, DMD, owner of New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, spoke with TAPintoTV about his strong connection to the community and local organizations.

“I’m really proud to serve our community,” DalBon explained. “I grew up in Caldwell. I went to high school here.” DalBon attended the University of Pennsylvania ...

Garden State Initiative Launches Report and Educational Campaign for Fiscally Sustainable NJ

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Brian Brodeur, executive producer of East Main Media and TAPintoTV, spoke with Regina Egea, President of the Garden State Initiative (GSI), to discuss GSI's report entitled, Toward a Fiscally Sustainable New Jersey: Analysis and Recommendations.

Co-authored by Thad D. Calabrese and Thomas J. Healey, the new research report looks back at the 2012 State Budget Crisis ...

NJ Stand-Up Comedian Discusses Vaccine Mandate and COVID-19 Safety

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur spoke with comedian John Poveromo about vaccinations and their role in stand-up comedy venues. Vaccine mandates have been making headlines recently in the stand-up comedy world, with Saturday Night Live alumni Jim Breuer making a statement against vaccine mandates at performance spaces. But Poveromo takes the opposite ...

New Jersey Date Night: Frighteningly Great Halloween Destinations

October 16, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

October brings us candy, trick-or-treaters and a great opportunity for our date to hold our hands a little tighter. Halloween is upon us and what better way to celebrate the spooky season than to visit one of New Jersey’s many Haunted Houses? From eerie hayrides to disturbing hallways, a haunted ...

There’s More Than One Way Cook a Pumpkin

Whether you’re hitting the pumpkin patch or shopping at the supermarket, you’re bound to find a bounty of pumpkins this time of year.

Ready to start cooking? Baking or steaming then pureeing your own pumpkin is a great way to get what you need for homemade pies, breads, soups and more.

Tip: Don’t use big, hollow Jack-o-Lantern pumpkins for cooking — they don’t ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, October 23, 12:00 PM

Turtle Back Zoo, West Orange

Come to the Zoo, Hear Live Music Too!

Arts & Entertainment

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Sat, October 23, 12:00 PM

Auditorium, Montclair

Giambotta! Italian American Show!

Arts & Entertainment

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Sun, October 24, 11:00 AM

Morris County Historical Society, Morristown

Turning Leaves Tour and Tea

Arts & Entertainment

Top Halloween Costumes for 2021

Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s time to start planning costumes for the whole family! Whether you’re trying a DIY look for your crew, hosting a party for friends, or trying to win the office costume contest, knowing this year’s hottest looks will give you the edge. Here are some of the costumes sure to be popular for kids and adults this year.

Space Jam: A New ...

Add These Spooktacular Sides to Elevate Your Halloween Party

Fall brings yearnings for warm and cozy gatherings with friends and family. If hosting a Halloween party is on your agenda this year, you are in luck! From alarming appetizers and devilish dips to spooktacular salads, we have gathered some of the most delicious and fun recipes for creepy fun.

 

Appetizers

Set the mood for your party right from the start with Halloween-themed ...

Host a Frightfully Fun Horror Movie Bash With These Tips

Hosting a Halloween Movie Night is the ultimate way to hunker down with family and friends to experience some fright night thrills and chills. From serving up tasty treats and devilish décor to enjoying a classic list of scary flicks, your adults-only cinematic soiree is sure to deliver a ghoulishly grand time. Just follow these recommendations to ring in the spookiest night of the year ...

Celebrate Fall With 8 Seasonal Decorating Ideas

Autumn is right around the corner, and it’s time for your home to go from the airy, openness of summer to the cozier, crisper feeling of fall. In celebration of the season, you might want to bring those oranges, reds, golds, and browns into your home.

We’re inspired by all the ways autumn plays on your senses, from the cool air on your skin to the smell of fireplaces burning and ...

How Exercise Can Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Though preventing breast cancer entirely is not possible, there are many steps you can take to reduce your risk of development. Perhaps the biggest thing you can do that studies show correlates to preventing breast cancer is exercise. And thankfully, there are plenty of things you can do to get moving and live an active lifestyle.

Regular physical activity regulates hormones including estrogen ...

How to Support Your Mental Health as the Seasons Change

As the days get shorter and colder and we welcome the festivities of fall, many older adults notice that they experience a change in energy levels and mood that feels like depression. If you’ve noticed a decline in your mental health when the seasons change, you’re not alone. Here’s a basic guide to understanding seasonal depression, its symptoms, and most importantly, how to ...

Tips to Stretch Your Food Budget This Fall

When it comes to budgeting, living on a fixed income can be tricky—from monthly bills to healthcare to necessities (and leaving a little wiggle room for fun and social activities). Luckily, a few simple changes could make shopping for groceries less of a hassle each month.

Here are eight tips for stretching your food budget this fall.

 

How to Shop for Groceries on a ...

7 Colorful Flowers to Plant In the Fall

As summer blooms fade, fall ushers in a wide array of gorgeous flowers to brighten up your outdoor and indoor spaces. Hanging planters bursting with rich autumn shades like maroon, red, orange, yellow, and gold add stunning natural beauty to your porch, patio, or balcony. Fresh cut bouquets featuring hardy fall flowers can also dress up countertops and tables indoors.

All blooms thrive ...

Rich Colors and Natural Textures: 7 Fall Centerpiece Ideas

As you begin to decorate your home for fall, try a simple DIY centerpiece for your table this year. By focusing on the colors and textures of the season, you can easily incorporate natural items and décor that you already have to achieve a stunning look for less!

Here are seven easy ideas to inspire your creations.

Glass Cloche

The best thing about using a glass cloche for a ...

How to Clean and Care for Your Gutters

Being a homeowner means weekends doing chores or finding reliable service companies to take on tasks for you. Gutters play an important role in protecting your home and should be added to your bi-annual home maintenance schedule.

Cleaning gutters yourself is typically not difficult, depending on the size of your home, your physical ability to climb ladders, and the current condition of your ...

5 Benefits of Video Doorbells (and 5 Buzzworthy Brands!)

There’s arguably no better use of smart home technology than keeping your family and valuables safe, and a video doorbell offers a variety of home security benefits.

This small yet powerful surveillance equipment records video footage as visitors arrive—great for security whether you are home or away. Plus, the device’s sleek design hides its impressive functionality in an ...

How to Paint the Perfect Accent Wall

Accent walls are all the rage, and that’s because they really are a fantastic way to add color and personality to your living space. Rather than hanging up a painting or incorporating more furniture into your living space, accent walls add a unique touch to your home.

They also don’t take as long as many other DIY painting projects and can easily be completed on a weekend. However, ...

Steps to Minimize Your Chances of Developing Breast Cancer

Breast cancer has affected millions of women worldwide, and chances are you or someone you know has been impacted by this disease.

Though there is no known way to prevent or cure breast cancer, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk, especially if you take action while you’re younger and healthier. Here is a list of things you can do and lifestyle changes that could reduce the ...

It’s Pumpkin Season! 5 Healthy Fall Recipes You’ll Love

Hello, pumpkin season!

Pumpkin is not only tasty, it’s also a superfood because it is high in Vitamins C and A, which help with eye health, boosting immunity, heart health, and more! Below is a list of five creative and tasty recipes that include this delicious and nutritional fall produce.

Pumpkin Muffin

Who doesn’t love a muffin on a crisp fall morning? These muffins are ...

How to Eat Mindfully (and Why It’s Important)

Everyone’s relationship with food is unique. Some people may love the act of cooking and eating a meal, some people may not know how to cook, and others may feel eating is just another item on their to-do list. Unfortunately, many of us tend to rush through our meals, often sitting in front of the TV or focusing on other things when eating, and that usually means we’re not really ...

Must-Have Products to Build Your Basic Skincare Routine

There are literally hundreds of products available when it comes to skincare, and choosing what to use (and when) can feel overwhelming. The good news? There’s nothing wrong with beginning a small, simple skincare routine without feeling pressured to include all of the newest products. Ultimately, the best skincare routine is one that you’ll actually stick with, so choose the products ...

Obituaries

Robert J. Talmadge, age 80, of Manahawkin, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Born in ...
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Bill N. Raso, age 83, of Manahawkin, NJ passed away September 23, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he ...
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 It is with great sadness that The Hampshire Companies announces that Todd Anderson, ...
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- Mar 13, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Paulus J. Tuyp, passed away at his residence with his loving and ...
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- Mar 12, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Edward K. Larsen, 94, passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at JFK ...
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