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County Animal Shelter Waiving Adoption Fees Throughout December

December 2, 2022

WESTAMPTON, NJ — Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Consider the gift of love and companionship that comes with adopting a dog or cat from the Burlington County Animal Shelter.

The shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton, has numerous pets who are looking to celebrate the holidays with a new loving family, and as an added incentive the shelter’s ...

Tips to Keep Your Pets Healthy and Safe on Thanksgiving

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — While Thanksgiving involves delicious food for humans, it can be tempting to give our furry family members some holiday treats off the table. However, many foods can be harmful, and sometimes even toxic, to your pets. 

Below are some safety tips for how to keep your pet healthy during holiday festivities:

Say NO to Turkey Treats: While it may ...

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Celebrate the Holidays with Free Winterfest Event at Smithville Park on Saturday

December 9, 2022

EASTAMPTON, NJ — Historic Smithville Park will be transformed into a winter wonderland of fun and holiday magic during the upcoming Winterfest celebration. 

The festival of all things winter will be held at Smithville on Saturday, December 10 from 1PM to 7PM and will feature many of the wonderous sights and attractions that make it among the region’s most popular ...

Burlington County Mourns Loss of Retired Sheriff Gary Daniels

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ — Burlington County is mourning the loss of retired Sheriff Gary L. Daniels, who passed away on Monday at the age of 66. 

Daniels served as Burlington County Sheriff from 1996 to 2001. His law enforcement service to the County was extensive, as he was previously Chief of the Burlington County Bridge Commission, a Burlington City Police Officer and a ...

Thanksgiving Travel Ticks Up, Just Shy of Pre-Pandemic Levels; According to AAA

November 20, 2022

WAYNE, NJ — Approximately 54.6 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, a 1.5% increase over 2021 and 98% of pre-pandemic volumes, according to AAA. This year is projected to be the third busiest for Thanksgiving travel, with only 2005 and 2019 seeing more travelers.

Most travelers will drive to their destinations, with nearly 49 million people predicted ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, December 12
07:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Municipal Court Room, Mount Laurel

Mount Laurel Council Meeting

Free Rehearsal of Washington's Crossing Set for Sunday

December 8, 2022

TITUSVILLE, NJ — Take a break from the holiday shopping and experience a piece of history this weekend.

Join Washington Crossing State Park historians, the Washington Crossing Park Association, the First Rhode Island Regiment and other New Jersey-based reenactor groups who will give the public an opportunity to see firsthand what George Washington and his troops experienced ...

Hearing Voices

While watching a movie or TV series through any streaming service, some viewers hear a voice that’s not coming from any of the actors and it's neither a narration nor a dubbing track. It's called audio description and it explains on screen imagery and action for people who have low or no vision. 

Audio description (AD) has been around for decades. But, it was only several ...

A Hotter New Jersey and Heated Politics to Look Forward to?

UNION, NJ — The moderator for a round table about New Jersey’s future issues jokingly put it in perspective when he said the conversation was going to be “a panel of formers talking about the future.”  

But the conference at Kean University sponsored by the state’s largest utility -- Public Service Electric & Gas -- had a lot of “formers” ...

Lenape Ready To Continue Winning Ways On the Wrestling Mat

December 6, 2022

MEDFORD, NJ — Not just over the past several years, but indeed over the past several decades, the Lenape High School wrestling program has built a strong tradition of competitiveness that’s recognized in Burlington County, South Jersey and yes, the entire state.

Now in his fifth year as the head coach for the Indians, Chris Easlick continues to do his best to keep that fine ...

New Jersey Black Bear Hunt Begins Following Court's Ruling

December 6, 2022

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey's black bear hunt began Tuesday afternoon, following a ruling by the Appellate Division of the state Superior Court.

After lasting for three hours on Tuesday, the hunt will be open from 12 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday December 7 through Saturday, December 10.

The hunt was reinstated last month and was then stopped last week following a court ...

TAPinto Receives 8 Excellence in Journalism Awards From the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists

November 16, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ — TAPinto journalists were honored with eight 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards by the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists.

"At TAPinto, we're about providing original local news reporting and doing it the right way - - professionally and honestly. It is an honor to be recognized by the NJ SPJ with 8 awards for our journalism," TAPinto ...

Andy Kim Announces “Small Business Owners for Andy”

MARLTON, NJ – As the only member of Congress from New Jersey on the Small Business Committee, Andy Kim has been working tirelessly to uplift small businesses in our community. Andy has supported legislation that would cut red tape for small businesses in New Jersey, has worked hard to make sure small businesses have needed access to capital, and recently introduced the Access Business ...

County Animal Shelter Waiving Adoption Fees Throughout December

December 2, 2022

WESTAMPTON, NJ — Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Consider the gift of love and companionship that comes with adopting a dog or cat from the Burlington County Animal Shelter.

The shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton, has numerous pets who are looking to celebrate the holidays with a new loving family, and as an added incentive the shelter’s ...

Exclusive Sponsorship Opportunities with TAPinto Can Help Your Business

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Why do businesses sponsor sporting events, township recreation events, and other initiatives?  Of course, they sponsor to show their public support. But there’s much more to it.  

Importantly, business owners want to align their business’s brand with the reputation and credibility of the event or initiative they are sponsoring. They ...