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Foods That Make You Feel Good When You’re Craving New Jersey Classics

January 23, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Disco fries, deep-fried Italian hot dogs, cheesy breakfast sandwiches — New Jersey restaurants are home to foods we crave, even if they’re not the best choices for our bodies on a daily basis.

We wondered, when it comes nutrition, can you have your cheesecake and eat it, too?

Michele Smith, licensed mental health counselor, certified intuitive eating counselor ...

7 Tricks for Making the Best Winter Soups

There’s nothing like a steaming pot of soup to take off the chill on a cold day. Want to up your winter soup game? We’ve got seven simple tricks to make your favorites even better:

1. Save the bones from your roasted chicken (including storebought rotisserie chicken) in the freezer to make stock. The roasted bones will give your soups more flavor than raw.

2. Need to swap ...

New Jersey Date Night: Get Comfortable at These Good Old-Fashioned Diners

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

A new year is upon us and optimistically one may believe that the possibilities are endless. Granted we just came off a year so horrific that it makes Divorce Court look better than Disneyland, so it’s reasonable to be a little trepidatious. But then again, aiming for the positive is a mindset that ...

Inauguration of President Joe Biden: Report from Washington D.C. with Photojournalist Julian Leshay

January 20, 2021

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Executive Producer Brian Brodeur spoke with independent photojournalist Julian Leshay, live from Washington, D.C., on Inauguration Day about his experiences in the nation’s capital as Joe Biden and Kamala Harris became the next president and vice president.

Leshay spoke to Brodeur via Zoom as he photographed images from the historic day at “one of the closest ...

Local Chefs Teach Online Cooking Classes to Fight Food Insecurity in Hudson Valley NY

HUDSON VALLEY, NY -- Janet Irizarry, the founder of Hudson Valley Eats, spoke with Brian Brodeur about her latest initiative, “Cooking For A Cause”. Irizarry started Hudson Valley Eats, whose main goal is to “make sure that everyone in the Hudson Valley eats, not just those who can afford it.” 

During the pandemic, it is hard for people to afford their basic ...

Experience Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Life and Legacy in Atlanta GA, Birmingham AL and Memphis TN

SOUTHERN U.S. -- TAPintoTV recently visited Atlanta, Memphis and Birmingham, where we traveled in the footsteps of the great American Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Atlanta is the birthplace of Dr. King, and is also home to the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park. The 35-acre park is comprised of several buildings, and the Visitor Center museum contains ...

Capitol Hill Riot Through the Eyes and Lens of Independent Photojournalist Julian Leshay

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Julian Leshay, an independent photojournalist, spoke with Executive Producer Brian Brodeur about his experiences taking photos at the recent Capitol Hill riot on January 6. Leshay gives viewers his insight into the scenes he witnessed and the images he captured on that fateful day. 

Leshay arrived in Washington, D.C. the day before, “to get the environment, to ...

Surf City’s Iconic Scojo’s Restaurant Suffers Fire Wednesday Night

January 21, 2021

SURF CITY, NJ — The very popular Scojo's Restaurant in Surf City faced a fire overnight Wednesday, January 20.

Despite it being a tough year for restaurant businesses due to COVID-19, Scojo's adapted and made sure they operated safely for their customers and employees. This fire is another huge hit for the restaurant. 

The restaurant made an announcement this morning ...

Queen City Cycle Boat, Jersey Shore’s First Ever Pedal Powered Party Boat Coming to LBI 2021

BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season.

The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told us. 

With their many years of experience in the marina and hospitality industries ...

Faith

January 6, 2021

This time of year is important for many reasons.  Not only due to the holidays but also the start of the new year.  Many will reflect on the past, as well as the future and many will do so through the prism of faith.

Faith can mean different things to different people. For many, it is religious, but not for all. People will cling to what they need to get through these ...

10 Things You Should Know about New Jersey’s New Cannabis Law

On December 17, 2020, the New Jersey Legislature passed the massive 240-page Assembly Bill 21, also known as The New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory, Enforcement Assistance, and Marketplace Modernization Act. Assembly Bill 21 establishes the framework for adult-use cannabis and paves the way for the industry in New Jersey through licensing and taxation. The vast and comprehensive Bill is ...

Hillsborough Police Arrest Burglary Suspect with Victim's Stolen Dog

January 7, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Police arrested a burglary suspect after a short car chase, and found the victim's personal belongings, including a dog, in the back seat of the man's car.

Nico Rogers, 31, of 8th Avenue, Irwin, Pa. was arrested Jan. 4 and is charged with 2nd degree Eluding, 2nd degree Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, and 3rd degree Burglary, according to Somerset County ...

North Plainfield Education Association Hosts Virtual Social Emotional Learning Event on February 9 for Community Members

January 23, 2021

The North Plainfield Education Association (NPEA) will host A Vision for the Future of North Plainfield – Part 5: Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) in a Virtual World on February 9 at 6 PM.

 

School administrators, educators, and parents are grappling with the effects of COVID-19 on the current school year. While the situation is evolving daily, one thing is certain—as we ...

Somerset County Park Commission golf ranked top short course in nation, three courses rate in the top twenty in New Jersey

Neshanic Valley Academy Ranked Top Short Course in United States and Joins Neshanic Valley and Quail Brook Courses in top 20 for the Garden State
 

SOMERVILLE – Somerset County Park Commission led the way for public golf courses in New Jersey, landing three in the top 20 according to the leading industry publication GolfAdvisor. Somerset County had the most public courses on the ...

New Machine KILLS 99.9% of Airborne & Surface SARS-CoV-2 24/7

NEW JERSEY — Keep all of your air and surfaces at home and in work environments sanitized 24/7. Just plug in, turn on and walk away.

The new Aerus Activepure sanitizer uses ZERO chemicals to kill 99.9% of SARS-CoV-2 (which leads to COVID-19) in air and on all surfaces.

Units cover 3,000 to 20,000 square feet. They qualify for PPE funding, and are tax-deductible.

For information ...

Queen City Cycle Boat, Jersey Shore’s First Ever Pedal Powered Party Boat Coming to LBI 2021

January 17, 2021

BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season.

The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told us. 

With their many years of experience in the marina and hospitality industries ...

Surf City’s Iconic Scojo’s Restaurant Suffers Fire Wednesday Night

January 21, 2021

SURF CITY, NJ — The very popular Scojo's Restaurant in Surf City faced a fire overnight Wednesday, January 20.

Despite it being a tough year for restaurant businesses due to COVID-19, Scojo's adapted and made sure they operated safely for their customers and employees. This fire is another huge hit for the restaurant. 

The restaurant made an announcement this morning ...

Queen City Cycle Boat, Jersey Shore’s First Ever Pedal Powered Party Boat Coming to LBI 2021

BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season.

The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told us. 

With their many years of experience in the marina and hospitality industries ...

Jan. 23 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 15 New Cases Overnight

January 23, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ -The Somerset County Department of Health on Saturday reported an increase of 15 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus overnight, bringing the total number of cases to 14,886 with 627 COVID-19 deaths reported since March 8.

The New Jersey Department of Health on Saturday reported a total of 590,400 positive cases of the ...

Jan. 22 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 155 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ -The Somerset County Department of Health on Friday reported an increase of 155 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus overnight, bringing the total number of cases to 14,871 with 626 COVID-19 deaths reported since March 8.

The New Jersey Department of Health on Friday reported a total of 584,291 positive cases of the coronavirus since ...

Mayor Jacobs Addresses PGA Decision to Pull 2022 Tournament from Trump National GC

BEDMINSTER, NJ — In the aftermath of the unrest at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 6 and the PGA’s announcement that it has canceled plans to hold its PGA Championship tournament at Trump National Golf Course in 2022, Bedminster Mayor Larry Jacobs spoke about the decision at this week’s Township Committee meeting.

Jacobs told the Township Committee that, ...

COVID-19 Forces Cancellation of 2021 Somerville St. Patrick's Parade

SOMERVILLE, NJ - For the second year in a row, the St. Patrick's Day Parade down Main Street has been canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

A statement released by the Saint Patrick's Day Parade Committee reads:

"It is with disappointment and an overabundance of caution that the Somerville Saint Patrick’s Parade Committee will be postponing this year’s 2021 ...

Jan. 21 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 42 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ -The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported an increase of 42 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus overnight, bringing the total number of cases to 14,716 with 624 COVID-19 deaths reported since March 8.

The New Jersey Department of Health on Thursday reported a total of 580,688 positive cases of the ...

COVID-19 Assistance Funds Would Feed Bernards Seniors, Boost Local Restaurants

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Bernards Township senior citizens who qualify financially would receive meals at home prepared by local restaurants if the township is successful in obtaining $80,000 in anticipated COVID-19 assistance funds.

The program would help both senior citizens and local businesses, Township Mayor Janice Fields said.

The Bernards Township Committee last week ...

Inciting Violins

When I was little, my dad, who knew everything, gave me a present.

I watched with curious anticipation one day as he tied a long length of thread taken from my mom’s sewing basket onto the closed ends of a thick wire coat hanger. He instructed me to place the loop of thread over the top of my head so that the upside down hanger dangled freely in front of me, somewhere around my ...

Cyber Attack Causes Disruption of Scotch Plains-Fanwood Schools

January 22, 2021

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- While many parents have been skeptical how long in-person instruction would continue in Scotch Plains-Fanwood after the district went from all-remote to hybrid this week, few could have imagined that in-class learning would be postponed again because of a cyber-attack on SPFK12 computers.

The announcement came on Thursday, Jan. 21, which was the first day of ...

Unidentified Man Falls From Morristown Parking Deck

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  An unidentified man reportedly fell from the fourth level of the Morristown Parking Deck at the Headquarters Plaza this morning,Thursday, Jan. 21.  Initial reports indicate that the man may have jumped.

Police have requested the Crime Scene Investigative Unit, according to BNN.

No additional information has been released at this time.

TAPinto will update ...

Racism Declared Public Health Crisis by Rutgers, RWJ Barnabas Health

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – In recognition of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and 402 years of racism in the country, RWJBarnabas Health and the Rutgers School of Public Health join others around the nation to declare that racism is a public health crisis and that Black Lives Matter. 

In an effort to ensure a more equitable and just world for Black and brown people, the two ...

Mount Olive Longhorn Steakhouse Destroyed by Fire

MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - The Longhorn Steakhouse restaurant in Mount Olive was destroyed this morning by a major fire.

Roxbury firefighters assisted those from Mount Olive and elsewhere in battling the 3-alarm blaze at the 50 International Drive establishment, according to police and fire broadcasts. They said the fire was being fed by the restaurant's natural gas supply which was eventually shut ...

State Police Arrest Six Suspects in Alleged Car Theft Ring Through 13-Month 'Bust a Move' Effort

SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The New Jersey State Police have arrested six suspects and dismantled an alleged multi-county theft ring linked to more than 30 stolen vehicles and two motor vehicle pursuits after a 13-month operation dubbed “Bust a Move.”

According to a press release from the State Police, troopers from Troop “D” Holmdel Station began investigating a motor vehicle ...

Queen City Cycle Boat, Jersey Shore’s First Ever Pedal Powered Party Boat Coming to LBI 2021

BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season.

The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told us. 

With their many years of experience in the marina and hospitality industries ...

Obituaries

Patricia H. Jacot – Guillarmod 67, died on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson ...
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Inciting Violins

When I was little, my dad, who knew everything, gave me a present.

I watched with curious anticipation one day as he tied a long length of thread taken from my mom’s sewing basket onto the closed ends of a thick wire coat hanger. He instructed me to place the loop of thread over the top of my head so that the upside down hanger dangled freely in front of me, somewhere around my ...