Nutley Top Stories

May 14, 2021

NUTLEY, NJ - Another complete team effort carried the Nutley High softball team in the Essex County Tournament. Fallyn Stoeckel pitched a two-hitter and also came through with a double and a home run at the plate, while Julia Ciccone went 4-for-4 with a double, a triple, three runs and two RBI ...

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WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the dealership’s unique history being a third-generation, family-owned business. Spina’s grandfather, Gaspar Spina, started selling cars in the 1950s and established the dealership in 1962. “Back ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today via Twitter that for the first time in over six months, the state's number of hospitalizations due to COVID-19 has fallen below 1,000.   "With our numbers trending in the right direction, we can continue fighting back against this virus if we all ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — The Pfizer vaccine opened to children 12 – 15 in New Jersey Wednesday night, state health officials said. The state Health Department in a statement said that following federal authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children in that age range, it is allowing the vaccine to be ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Struggling under coronavirus restrictions and travel limitations, New Jersey’s tourism industry took a major hit last year, with the number of people visiting the state — and the amount of money they spent — registering dramatic declines, according to the state’s 2020 tourism ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: Cortland Street between Sargent Street and Albany Avenue Sargent Street between Franklin Avenue and Cortland Street Tremont Place between Franklin Avenue to the ...

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Mountainside Medical Center will begin a new Post-COVID exercise program individually designed for those who have had COVID-19 to improve their strength, flexibility, endurance and activities of daily living.  The goal of the program is to improve quality of life and promote positive lifestyle ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - On April 27, the Nutley Board of Education promoted Nutley High School assistant coach JD Vick to head varsity football coach replacing long time beloved coach, Steven DiGregorio. Vick coached at NHS since 2009 and in 2019, became the interim head coach when DiGregorio went on medical ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Touting the benefits of vaccination in curbing the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Phil Murphy at his press briefing today said that he anticipates that the CDC and the FDA will give the green light to Pfizer’s emergency use authorization application to vaccinate adolescents between the ages ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – National Hospital Week begins on May 9. National Hospital Week is an opportunity to highlight hospitals, health systems and healthcare workers and the ways they support the needs of their community. The American Hospital Association has recognized this year’s theme as Inspiring Hope ...

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NEW JERSEY - The East Brunswick Police Department has confirmed a report from the New Jersey State Police that Chinna Payne has been located and found safe.  Damion Payne, who was sought in the abduction of the two-week-old, has also been found. Earlier today, the State Police issued an Amber ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - 'Scouting for Food' 2021 may be a memory for most residents, but for the volunteers of the Pantry at Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB), things are just getting started. After receiving donations on the first weekend of May, volunteers have to sort, date, and verify expiry dates of ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley High School alumnus Thomas Donohoe participated in The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, held virtually Jan. 11- 15, receiving the Region 2 National Award for Stage Management Excellence. He graduates from Ramapo College of New Jersey the week of May 17 with a ...

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MONTCLAIR, New Jersey – National Nurses week begins on May 6, the birthday of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale. This annual celebration acknowledges the work nurses do for others and provides an opportunity to thank them for the work they do each day. Last year, the World ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — In a vibrant community like Nutley, residents, business owners, and stakeholders can share their opinions, offer grievances, or bestow praise on the subjects that matter most to them. TAPinto Nutley welcomes letters to the editor on everything from schools, municipal government, even ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — The Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday evening, May 4 on the introduction to Ordinance No. 3473 prohibiting the operation of any class of cannabis businesses within the township. On Feb. 22, 2021, Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law the use of ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Alec Grabowski has been named chief operating officer (COO) for Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center.  He replaces Tim O’Brien, who was promoted to chief executive officer in August 2020. Grabowski comes to Mountainside Medical Center with over a decade of healthcare ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Board of Commissiners of the Township of Nutley are scheduled to introduce an ordinance at the May 4, 2021 open public meeting prohibiting the operation of any class of cannabis businesses in the township. Shortly after the agenda item was made public, the community responded.

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NUTLEY, NJ - Amanda Gibney will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.  She was accepted into the accelerated Occupational Therapy doctoral program. TAPinto Nutley congratulates Amanda and the entire Nutley High School Class of 2021 and wish you every success in the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Competitors are counting down the hours to Opening Day of the Oakley's Corn Hole League in Nutley. The first bag will be tossed around 6 p.m. Tues. May 4. Inspiration for the Nutley Corn Hole League came from a TAPinto Wayne article about that community's league that meets at the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley High softball team remained perfect in 2021 as it struck for three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and posted a 5-2 victory over West Essex on Saturday in Nutley. Nutley, now 8-0 on the season, led, 2-0, before West Essex tied the score with two runs in the top of ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - One thing is sure through Nutley High's first handful of boys lacrosse games this season. Junior attack Matt Pergola is one of the top offensive threats in the state. Pergola has totaled 25 goals along with six assists to help lead the Maroon Raiders to an impressive 3-1 mark ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - For the past week 'the annual 'Scouting for Food' Drive was THE headline in town. Most of the bags of donated food were collected on Sat. May 1, but wait, there's more!  Katherine Carmichael, Executive Director at Nutley Family Service Bureau, told TAPinto Nutley that “NFSB is so ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — A resident questioned Ciccolini and Diamond Springs properties and a resolution passed to match funding by 50 percent to Nutley Library’s HVAC replacement during the Tuesday, April 20 Nutley Board of Commissioners public meeting. Announcements Public Works Commissioner ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - With the largest township-wide food drive taking place today, residents of the township will go to sleep tonight knowing that one can, one box, one bag can make a difference in the lives of their neighbors. Residents saw signs of the township's largest food drive manifest themselves ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Scouts throughout the township are getting ready for the largest anti-hunger program of the year: Scouting for Food. Last week residents received handled grocery bags from local scouts to fill with non-perishable foods. Saturday, those same bags, filled, will be left on doorsteps to ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - When 'Scouting for Food' shifts into gear Saturday, some faces will be familiar, and others like Aiden will be new, but they'll all uphold that scout promise of helping others at all times. This year is the 34th 'Scouting for Food' in Nutley, and the first for Aiden. Aiden, a ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Scouts, Wolves, Bears, and Lions will be joining forces this weekend to go 'Scouting for Food' to benefit the Nutley Family Service Bureau's (NFSB) food pantry operation.  After 2019's record-breaking food drive, project chairman Walt Smith said “This was an exhausting day, but a ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Board of Commissioners declared May as Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month “Stop AAPI Hate: Solidarity, Community, and Celebration” during the Tuesday, April 20 Board of Commissioners public meeting. The commissioners released a joint statement on the township website ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Patrick is a first-grader in the Tiger Den who also loves playing soccer. He spent time off the field this past week delivering handled grocery bags for residents to fill in anticipation of the annual 'Scouting for Food' drive to benefit Nutley Family Service Bureau.  In It’s Not ...

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