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How to Keep Important TAPinto Nutley News Stories in Your Facebook News Feed

January 22, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.

At TAPinto Nutley, we believe in serving you with high-quality, objective local news coverage. To make sure that you continue to see news from us in your Facebook News Feed:

Have ...

What to know about clearing snow in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - As snow continues to fall in Nutley, residents are reminded of local ordinances that help make Nutley safe for everyone.

SNOW PLOWING OF ROADWAYS
To aid the Public Works Department in clearing the streets, do not throw snow back into the street. Do not plow snow into the roadway. This will be strictly enforced.

Snow Plowing Operations may cause snow to be pushed and cover ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, January 22, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange

Mirrors of Midcentury French Culture

Arts & Entertainment

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Mon, January 22, 1:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

The Fundamentals of New Jersey Sales Tax

Business & Finance

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Mon, January 22, 4:00 PM

The Cancer Center at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville

Breast Cancer Support Group

Giving Back Health & Wellness

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Mon, January 22, 6:00 PM

Red Eye Cafe, Montclair

Halfway There Reading Series

Arts & Entertainment

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Mon, January 22, 6:30 PM

John H. Walker Middle School , Nutley

Nutley Board of Education Meeting

Education Government

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Tue, January 23, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange

Mirrors of Midcentury French Culture

Arts & Entertainment

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Wed, January 24, 10:00 AM

Petracco and Sons Deli, Nutley

Coffee with the Nutley Public Schools ...

Education Government

Coffee with the Nutley Public Schools Superintendent at Petracco's Deli

January 16, 2018

Join us for coffee and conversation next Wednesday morning, January 24th at 10am.

Nutley Public Schools invite eighth grade parents and students to scheduling program Jan 16

The NHS administration and school counseling department are presenting a scheduling information program on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium.

Eighth grade students and parents are cordially invited to attend. Information will be presented that will assist students and parents in making the appropriate selection of school courses for next year. Presentations ...

On3

Site Plan for Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine approved by Nutley Planning Board

January 19, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Planning Board unanimously approved the preliminary site plan resolution for Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at the On3 redevelopment project on the former Hoffman-La Roche campus. The plan calls for 465 permanent parking spaces, 55 on-site on-street spaces, with 196 temporary spaces in Nutley.

The Board did a great job in ...

Prism Capital Partners Announces ON3 Campus Operational Team for Nutley Redevelopment Project

NUTLEY, N.J.,  Prism Capital Partners has assembled a five person team, including former Hoffmann-La Roche employees, to oversee day-to-day operations at ON3, On3 is the redevelopment project on the 116-acre site of the former Hoffman-La Roche campus in Nutley and Clifton.

“ON3 is a highly complex site from an operational standpoint,”Eugene Diaz, ...

TAPinto SOMA Named an Official Electronic News Source in Maplewood

January 19, 2018

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - TAPinto SOMA and Village Green were designed as official electronic news sources to which notices and other matters are to be provided under the Open Public Meetings Act, after the unanimous passage of Resolution 17-18 at the Maplewood Township Committee Meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

The resolution included that the designation of the official electronic news sources ...

State Law Blocks Planned Nationwide Search For New Maplewood Police Chief

MAPLEWOOD,NJ - Maplewood will not conduct a nationwide search for a new police chief despite promising such a move last year after complaints led to the ouster of veteran chief Robert Cimino, instead planning now to promote someone from within.

Maplewood Mayor Vic DeLuca announced the change in plans during Thursday night’s Hilton Neighborhood Association meeting where acting ...

Meet the New Jersey Teacher Running for Congress

January 22, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — From substitute teacher to congresswoman? Democrat Lisa Mandelblatt says, “Why not?” The Westfield resident has her sights set on Leonard Lance’s seat as District 7’s representative in Congress in the 2018 election.

Born in Springfield, Mandelblatt has lived in Westfield 25 years. She has a law degree from Fordham University ...

Rutgers Historians Collecting 2018 Women's March Signs

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Believe it or not, we’re living through history right now. That’s why the Rutgers University Libraries want to collect artifacts and memorabilia from the present day.

If you took part in yesterday's women's march in Morristown, or one of the "sister" marches across the state, you should consider donating your signs and protest memorabilia ...

Ocean County Freeholders Firmly Against Drilling Off the New Jersey Coast

January 13, 2018

TOMS RIVER - The Ocean County Board of Freeholders are strongly opposed to a Trump administration plan to expand offshore oil and gas drilling to the waters of nearly every coastal state in the nation..

The proposal by the Trump Administration includes 47 potential lease sales in 25 of the 26 planning areas — 19 sales off the coast of Alaska, seven in the Pacific region, 12 in the Gulf ...

Nutley Police Department Blotter January 13 - 19, 2018

January 20, 2018

 The Police Blotter is compiled each week by Det. Sgt. Anthony Montanari of the Crime Intelligence Public Information Division of the Nutley Police Department.

Please note:  All parties placed under arrest have been assigned a court date and remain innocent until proven guilty of those charges at their respective hearing

Anyone who has information about any crimes can send a (non ...

Recreation Track and Field Registration Now Open

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci invites youngsters to gear up for spring with the Recreation Track and Field Program.  This program is open to Nutley youngsters in grades 4 through 8.

“Running sports provide children with the motivation to become stronger athletes by increasing their metabolism and keeping them physically fit” states Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci.

Commissioner Tucci Now Accepting Applications For Summer Positions

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci has announced that applications for employment are now being accepted for summer positions within the Department of Parks & Recreation.

Summer employment opportunities for Nutley residents in grades 12 through adult are currently being accepted for the following positions; Camp Nutley Counselor, Summer Playground Counselor, Pre-K Program Teachers, helpers and ...

Nutley Little League Baseball Registration Now Available

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci and the Department of Parks and Recreation have announced that Little League registration forms are now available.  Two leagues are available based on your current address.  Families living West of and including Prospect Street – sign up with Nutley American League.  Families living East of Prospect Street – sign up with Nutley ...

Letter to the Editor: Make the Road New Jersey Condemns End of Protected Status for 250,000 Salvadorans

January 8, 2018

Today the Trump administration announced the end of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Salvadorans. Effective Sept. 9, 2019, nearly 200,000 people who have been living and working legally in the U.S. for almost two decades, who have American families, homes and businesses, will be subject to deportation. 10,000 Salvadoran TPS holders currently reside in New Jersey.

Make the Road New ...

NJSIAA: Bills Grant Super Powers to 20 Schools; Upcoming Vote Puts Kids at Risk

As a 100-year-old, independent, private, and voluntary non-profit association serving the needs of 435 public and non-public high schools and nearly 300,000 student athletes, we have an unwavering commitment to promoting and protecting education-based interscholastic athletics. At our core, we are committed to ensuring a safe and competitive environment, while also enhancing the educational ...

Get Off the Couch. Walk the Dog. Live Longer.

January 16, 2018

“Sitting is the new smoking”. This is the new mantra in cardiology and global population health. Sitting, or a sedentary lifestyle, has long been known as a risk factor for the development of heart disease. Excessive sitting is also associated with a higher mortality rate. Is sitting really as bad as smoking for your health? Why is sitting so detrimental? What strategies can combat a ...

Mark Zuckerberg Should Be Concerned About His Legacy; Punishing Legitimate Media Organizations and Small Businesses Isn’t the Answer; Regulation Is

Facebook recently announced it will be changing its feed and algorithms so that news from publishers and posts from businesses will be relegated in favor of posts about your neighbor’s cat. 

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook is making these changes because he is concerned about his legacy and that of the company he founded. If ...

Where are the women of color in the #MeToo Movement?

As one of only two women on the City Council in Newark, I have been following the growing #MeToo movement with great interest. 

I am thrilled that so many women finally feel comfortable enough to come forward and tell their story of sexual harassment and abuse at the hands of powerful men.

At the same time, I am also disheartened that so few of those coming forward have been women of ...

Friday Night Frights: Horror Series Begins in Montclair, Jan. 26

January 22, 2018

MONTCLAIR, N.J. – On Friday, January 26, The Film Institute at Montclair State will kick off its “Friday Night Frights” series with the exclusive U.S. premiere of the critically acclaimed horror film, “The Ritual.” This free, premiere screening and talk back will take place in the newly opened, state of the art Presentation Hall in the School of Communications ...

Free Session: Cooking with Heart, Feb. 3

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A registered dietitian and chef will be giving a free cooking presentation on how to stay heart healthy.

Cooking with Heart will take place on Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Mountainside Medical Center (Bayberry). 

Join Ankitkumar Patel, M.D. and Georgina Wondolowski, Registered Dietitian and Chef on a live cooking session as they share ...

Our Lady of the Lake School Open House

See what a Blue Ribbon education is all about. Come visit Our Lady of the Lake School - a  2x National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Our Lady of the Lake School has a full-time preschool program, full-time kindergarten and grades 1 - 8. Our Lady of the Lake School's rigorous academics are coupled with varied extracurricular activities, including coding, TREP$ and athletics. Connect ...

The Unquiet Grave by Sharyn McCrumb

The Unquiet Grave by Sharyn McCrumb (Atria Books, 2017)

 

Sharyn McCrumb is, quite simply, an American gem, and one of my favorite authors. From her books set in Appalachia with strange characters who remind us of our pioneer past, to St. Dale, a masterpiece about the legendary car racer, Dale Earnhardt in McCrumb's NASCAR series, McCrumb's poetic language and attention to ...

Maisie Dobbs by Jacquelline Winspear

Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear (Soho Press, 2003)

In the song “The Schuyler Sisters” from the Broadway musical Hamilton, sister Angelica sings, “ I've been reading 'Common Sense' by Thomas Paine. So men say that I'm intense or I'm insane, You want a revolution? I wanna a revelation . . .” because she and her sisters are “looking for a mind ...

The People Versus Alex Cross by James Patterson

The People Versus Alex Cross by James Patterson (Little, Brown, 2017)

 

Alex Cross, subject of James Patterson's 25th book in this venerable, fast paced detective series, is in big time trouble again. Even though his great nemesis is dead, Gary Soneji has a way of plaguing Alex from the grave, through his son, Dylan Winslow, and dastardly accomplices.

Using one of the major ...

In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume (Vintage Books, 2015)

 

I loved In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume. Set in Elizabeth, NJ in the early 1950s, the landmarks, famous people of the era, name brand products, and cultural background are so familiar to those of us who grew up in Central Jersey that it's impossible not to relate to the novel on a personal level. The small city of ...

Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly

Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown, 2017)

 

Being a book reviewer has its pitfalls, the biggest of which is the “the false start.” This is when I get half way through a book and realize that I will have nothing concrete to say to my readers about it, and finishing the book would be a waste of my time. Since Beth's Books will be celebrating its third ...

Victoria and Albert: A Royal Love Affair by Daisy Goodwin and Sara Sheridan

Victoria and Albert: A Royal Love Affair by Daisy Goodwin and Sara Sheridan (St. Martin's Press, 2017)

Several months ago I reviewed the magnificent compendium Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin Manuel Miranda. This charming edition is a must for anyone who is planning to see the Hamilton in order to become familiarized with the libretto and prepare him/herself for an extra-ordinary ...

Obituaries

Andrew James Blaskewicz 70 of Clifton died Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at his Clifton residence.
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Jun 25, 1942 - Dec 13, 2017
It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret ...
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