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October 18, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley CROP Walk to help alleviate hunger will take place on Sunday, October 21 at 2:00 p.m with registration at starting at 1:30 p.m. The walk will be held in the Nutley Park Oval, the entrance for the event will be the gate on Chestnut Street. CROP walk is a wonderful ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ —  A barking dog sounded his own alarm shortly after midnight Thursday morning, alerting five sleeping people of trouble, as a fire swept through the first floor of their Putnam Avenue home. All five escaped and were able to call 911 for help. Deputy Chief Jim Hopkins ...

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ASBURY PARK, N.J. – On Saturday, October 13, 2018, Josh Gottheimer joined LGBTQ leaders, elected officials, and members of the community at Garden State Equality’s 9th-Annual Equality Walk in Asbury Park. There Garden State Equality’s Executive Director Christian Fuscarino ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds gathered at the Montclair football home game on Saturday for a ceremony dedicating the Aubrey Lewis Sports Complex. Located at 28 Essex Ave, the ceremony took place before the football kickoff against Bloomfield. Montclair Public School officials and local leaders were ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The first Nutley Board of Education Candidate Forum will take place tonight at 7 p.m. at Vincent Methodist Church on Vincent Place Nutley. All candidates have been invited.  Questions for the candidates come from questions submitted by TAPinto Nutley readers.  Parking is ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Essex County Prosector's Office Special Victims Unit and the Maplewood Police Department are investigating the home invasion and sexual assault of a woman on Tuesday in Maplewood, according to a press release on Wednesday from Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - In a dynamic community like Nutley, citizens can share their opinions, offer grievances, or bestow praise on the subjects that matter most to them. TAPinto Nutley welcomes letters to the editor. The publication of Letters to the Editor is at the sole discretion of TAPinto LLC.

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NEWARK, NJ - A $4 million federal grant will allow Rutgers’ University Behavioral Health Care’s (UBHC) outpatient program in Newark to offer more services to those with mental illness or substance abuse disorders. The grant was received from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Commissioner Alphonse Petracco and the Department of Public Safety invite the community to Nutley's ninth annual Truck or Treat at the Nutley Public Safety Headquarters.  Trunk or Treat provides a safe way for families to enjoy the holiday in a fun environment.  Trunk or ...

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STONE TAVERN, N.J. – Five USEF Preliminary Combined Driving National Champions were crowned at the Garden State Combined Driving Event CDE at the Horse Park of New Jersey on Oct. 14. It was the debut of national championships at the preliminary level in order to serve as a catalyst to ignite ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Disappointed that you couldn’t get tickets for Charlie’s Ale Garden during AddamsFest? Despite a “sold out” image on the Beer Garden page on AddamsFest.com, organizers said that more tickets will become available for purchase later this week. “As we said, we can only pre-sell as ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - West Passaic Ave will be temporarily closed from Leo Terrace to Garrabrant Ave for emergency PSE&G repair. The closure should last approx 3 hours. Police Officers are on scene directing traffic. Expect delays and plan alternate route. (the announcement was made at about 12 ...

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This year's General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 All polling locations will be open from 6:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. To vote in the General Election you must be registered to vote no later than Tuesday, October 16, 2018 The Municipal Clerk’s Office will have extended hours ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Join TAPinto Nutley owner John Lee for an 'Off The Record' Nutley Farmers Market 'Walk and Talk' Sunday October 21. Prior to market opening, a group will gather at 8:15 a.m. in the Ciccolini Bld. Parking Lot before heading out on a three-mile loop through Nutley's acclaimed park ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Two bills designed to help ease healthcare delivery by allowing pharmacy interns and externs to administer vaccines and injectable medications while gaining, under supervision, critical hands-on training, advanced in the Assembly Monday. The combined bills (A-342, A-343) would ...

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WAYNE, NJ — The Susan G. Komen North Jersey promotes local community awareness and access to high quality breast cancer care at the 2018 Women's Wellness Expo. Susan G. Komen North Jersey Executive Director Kelly E. Nagle spoke to TAPinto TV staff at the event, which took place at Passaic County ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following a second public meeting held in Livingston last week to discuss the current plans for how to spend the $1 million currently allotted toward the revitalization of Riker Hill Art Park (RHAP) in Livingston, some of the priorities, such as improving the safety and ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  NJ  Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy will serve as honorary chairs for the Bloomfield College Sesquicentennial Gala. The gala will be held Saturday, December 1, 2018, at the Valley Regency at 6:30 p.m. The black-tie Sesquicentennial Gala is being hailed as "the ...

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UPPER MARLBORO, MD —The Mid-Atlantic Equitation Festival, presented by County Saddlery, will be celebrating its seventh anniversary this year at the Showplace Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md, from Nov. 16 to 18. As one of the most celebrated events in equestrian competition, MAEF has continued to ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Applications are on the rise at Seton Hall University (SHU), according to a press release from the university that cited an MSN Money report ranking SHU at number six in the nation among educational institutions experiencing the largest five-year percentage increase in college ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - A salary ordinance and budget insertions were approved, including a public safety grant during the Tuesday, Oct. 2 Board of Commissioners public meeting. Ordinances A public hearing was held for Ordinance No 3393. The ordinance was introduced by Commissioner Steven Rogers on ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Six residents are running for three seats on the Nutley Board of Education. Three are incumbents whose three year terms are expiring in January, three are brand new candidates, and one served on the NOE in the past and is seeking to serve again.  TAPinto Nutley received candidate ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- In an effort to go green, the Township of Bloomfield is investing in smart-technology compacting waste bins that have been set up at five locations throughout town. These compacting waste, or compost bins, have built in compactors that utilize solar power, and are locked so no ...

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NUTLEY, NJ- HOPE for Nutley is hosting a 'Let HOPE Light the Way' vigil Wednesday Oct 24 at John H. Walker Middle School at 6:30 p.m.  All residents are invited to join together in an hour of inspirational readings and music on the importance of mindfulness during stressful times. “Let HOPE ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Several hundred people filled the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens today at the funeral service for New Brunswick Vice Principal Tyrone Harrison, who was struck by a car and killed. "I know this is tough for all of us," Harrison's brother, Shawn, told the people who ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Lindsay Ireland, a reporter who worked for several TAPinto.net sites and the Daily Record, died early Oct. 14 after being struck by a vehicle in Randolph, police said. The incident took place on Route 10 in the early morning, said Randolph Police  Lt. Christopher Guiliani said ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Passaic teen who went missing on Friday evening while attending an outing in the City of Elizabeth has been found safe! Family members of Eliza Pabon 16, say she was last seen on Friday evening at approximately in the area of 7th Street and East Jersey Avenue in ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - DJ lost his warm up jacket at the soccer fields located across from Nutley Parks and Recreation on Park Ave.  The label reads "DJ." The patch reads "RDS Special Developmental Schools" If you have it or have seen it, please email Kris at marin.pilgrim@gmail.com  

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WACO, Texas — There was plenty of movement in the latest National Collegiate Equestrian Association Farnam Team Rankings as determined by the NCEA Selection Committee with local riders making an impact. As of Oct. 9, No. 1 Auburn remained on top of the coach's poll with Texas A&M sliding ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — The audience stood and cheered Saturday after the New Jersey Festival Orchestra kicked off the season Saturday in a new venue. “I have long wished to perform at First United Methodist Church whose acoustics are ... well, heavenly,” Conductor and Music Director David Wroe said ...

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