Independence Day - Township of Nutley Municipal Offices Closed

All Township of Nutley Municipal offices are closed due to the observed holiday.

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All Township of Nutley Municipal offices are closed due to the observed holiday.

1 Kennedy Drive Nutley, NJ 07110

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Nutley, NJ 07110

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'Celebrate Nutley's First Responders' Parade Aug. 1 on Franklin Ave.

July 10, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - Residents are invited to attend a parade honoring the township's first responders on Saturday Aug. 1 at 1 p.m. The parade, starting at the intersection of Centre St. and Franklin Ave., will march through Nutley Center and end at the Public Safety Headquarters.

Called a 'celebration of our police officers, firefighters, healthcare workers, EMS and EMTs,' this event ...

#StrongerTogether Nutley Shirt Benefiting Nutley Volunteer Emergency Rescue Squad Now at Bucco Couture

NUTLEY, NJ - The #StrongerTogether Nutley shirt created by TAPinto Nutley and Guzdan Gear is now in stock at Bucco Couture  on Franklin Ave. The maroon shirt with gray ink benefits the Nutley Volunteer Emergency and Rescue Squad (NVERS).

The shirt is in-stock in sizes medium to x-large for $15. $5 of every purchase will be donated to the Nutley Volunteer Emergency and ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update July 8, 2020

July 8, 2020

The Township of Nutley is providing an update to the community on several important matters, including:

Total COVID-19 cases in Nutley
Face coverings required outdoors
Updated Quarantine Advisory
Other updates

COVID-19 Total Cases
The Township of Nutley announced 7 additional known COVID-19 cases since the last alert on July 1st bringing the total to 525 cases and 36 ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 July 1, 2020 Update

The Township of Nutley is providing an update to the community on several important matters, including:

Total COVID-19 cases in Nutley
Indoor Dining Resumption On Hold
Updated Quarantine Advisory
Other updates

COVID-19 Total Cases
The Township of Nutley announced # additional known COVID-19 case bringing the total to 518 cases and 36 deaths.

Indoor Dining Resumption on Hold
Governor ...

Maker Mondays Every Week at Nutley Public Library Through August 10

Nutley Public Library is offering a variety of science and technology-based programs for children that can be accessed right from home this summer! 

Maker Mondays: Every Monday at 2:00 PM, the Nutley Public Library is posting videos on their website, Facebook page and YouTube channel on different science and DIY activities you can do at home. The first activity was 3-Ingredient Play ...

Next Essex County Emergency Food Distribution July 16 in Weequahic Park

July 11, 2020

Essex County, NJ — The next Essex County Emergency Food Distribution Event  will be on Thursday, July 16 in Essex County Weequahic Park in Newark to help families negatively impacted by the coronavirus. The 1,000 boxes of food that will be distributed are meant to benefit families who have been forced out of work and are not able to afford food. 

It will be held as ...

Bloomfield Launches Six Month Angled Parking Pilot Study

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- In an effort to make parking safer and increase the number of available spots, the township has begun an angled parking pilot study. The study will last for six months and if successful, the angled spots will become permanent. 

“We are always searching for better ways to provide parking, especially in our main shopping area,” said Mayor Michael Venezia.

Woodland Park Council Proposes Assigning Mayor With Administrative Responsibilities

July 10, 2020

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Borough Council on July 8 proposed assigning Mayor Keith Kazmark with the administrative responsibilities in the absence of a full-time Borough Administrator. Kazmark would assume the role of Kevin Galland, who is retiring on July 31.

Kazmark is currently Township Administrator for Parsippany-Troy Hills in Morris County, a position he has held for nearly two years.

Person Struck, Killed by Train While Trespassing on Tracks Near New Brunswick Station

NEW BRUNSWICK – A person trespassing on the tracks was hit and killed by an Amtrak train near the New Brunswick train station Wednesday night.

The unidentified person was struck at about 6:25 p.m., according to a statement from Amtrak.

The train heading to New York was delayed by more than three hours after the incident, but none of the more than 70 riders and crew members on board ...

NJ Farmers Markets Adjust to New Way of Shopping During Pandemic

July 10, 2020

NEW JERSEY — As New Jersey moves into new phases of reopening after the COVID-19 lockdown, farmers markets are adapting to our new socially distanced “normal.”  

In towns across the state, market managers have implemented new business practices to keep both vendors and customers safe. Designated as essential businesses early in the pandemic, some expanded their footprint ...

Lawmaker Says NJ Should Pick up Restaurants’ Tab After Nixing Indoor Dining

NEW JERSEY — The owner of Sweet Waters Steakhouse in Westfield stocked up for the restart of indoor dining in advance of the July Fourth weekend. That was before Gov. Phil Murphy announced the cancelation of inside dining two days before its anticipated comeback originally slated for July 2.

Frank DiLollo purchased meat and fish, among other foods, for diners ...

Carved in Stone Too

A Monumental History Lesson Part 2

It is difficult to topple a mountain. Particularly if the mountain rises 800 feet from the ground, covers 583 acres, and is made of granite.

It is not like lassoing an iron horse and its rider from a concrete pedestal and heave-hoing it into pieces on the ground. Mountains are no pushovers.

Such is the dilemma with Stone Mountain in Georgia, recognized ...

Celebrating the Communities We Build

So, you may have noticed I missed a week, which is odd because I had something written, not this but something. My excuse is this – COVID has warped my sense of time, I go to make my Thursday call on Tuesday then on Friday I wonder how I missed Thursday. Holidays have the potential to go unnoticed too – I’m horrible with dates so forgetting my own birthday is fairly easy even in ...

Nutley Rescue Squad Will Not Comply With Township's Request for Financial Audit

July 9, 2020

Geltrude and Company had been doing the tax and audit work for NVERS for approximately the last ten years. Last year, we fired Geltrude and replaced them with a new firm that's now doing the same work, for significantly less money. Also, as a general practice, we believe it to be prudent to switch auditors every couple of years.

Tonight, the Nutley Board of Commissioners is considering a ...

Volunteer EMT Questions Township of Nutley's Audit of Rescue Squad

Dear Editor:

I am currently participating in the BOC meeting and was not called upon during the open comments on agenda items. The closed executive session immediately followed and went for an unexcusable length of time during a public meeting. There seemed to be some technical difficulties during the open session both with audio and with identifying virtual 'hand raisers'. As a ...


Nutley's Prism Capital Partners Donates Stockpile of Critical Safety Gear to Hackensack Meridian Health

March 26, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - more than 400 DuPont Tyvek Bacteria suits; more than 500 Kimtec bacterial masks; and in excess of 1,000 personal hygiene kits each containing four masks, latex gloves, a disposable thermometer, hand sanitizer and sterile wipes.were delivered to Hackensack Meridian Health’s Hackensack University Medical Center this week after being found in a storage area on the On3 ...

Coronavirus Test Under Development at Center for Discovery and Innovation in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ -- Researchers at the Hackensack Meridian Health Center for Discovery and Innovation (CDI) are currently developing rapid response diagnostic tests for the coronavirus, known as COVID-19. Robert Menendez, U.S. Senator from New Jersey, toured the CDI lab and called for a stronger federal response to this growing crisis. TAPintoTV spoke with CDI officials as well as their Chief ...

Hurricane Season and the Pandemic: A Potential Disaster?

June 22, 2020

Editor's Note: Sarah Lipuma is a Master of Environmental Management graduate student at the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University. She researches climate change risk mitigation strategies for coastal communities. She was raised in Lacey and is a graduate of the Ocean County high school Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science (MATES) in Manahawkin.


I photographed a George Floyd protest in Newark. This is what I Witnessed.

Daniel Han is a freelance journalist, Westfield High School Graduate of 2019 and freshman studying journalism at Rutgers University.

I entered Newark, N.J. on Saturday with shatter-proof goggles, a helmet and camera. As a freelance photographer, I wanted to capture the historic moment of the George Floyd protests, but was also nervous. Footage of Minneapolis, New York and Philadelphia ...

IRS reminds members of the U. S. Armed Forces of special tax breaks, helpful resources as the July 15 tax deadline approaches

July 10, 2020

WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged members of the military and their families to learn more about the special tax benefits available to them as the July 15 tax filing season deadline approaches.

Most military bases offer free tax preparation and filing assistance during the tax filing season. Some also offer free tax help after the July tax filing deadline. Some ...

2020 General Election Policies

TAPinto is a network of more than 80 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates.

Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and other media, TAPinto provides opportunities for candidates to advertise.  Such advertising ...

IRS resources available in English, Spanish and other languages to help taxpayers still needing to file their 2019 tax returns

WASHINGTON — As the tax-filing deadline fast approaches, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers with limited English proficiency and who have yet to file their 2019 tax returns that there are a variety of ways to get help and information in languages other than English.

“Providing additional materials in more languages to help taxpayers is a priority for the IRS,” ...

The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni

The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni (William Morris/Harper Collins, 2020)

In writing a contemporary novel in the Gothic tradition, it is impossible not to compare aspects of great Gothic novels that have come before. The excellent, new book, The Ancestor, by Danielle Trussoni fits the description of a Neo-Gothic. However, drawing comparisons between previously written novels is half the fun ...

The Boy From the Woods

The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben. (Grand Central Publishing, 2020)


A feral child, a missing teenage girl, and a wise-cracking, sharp-tongued television criminal attorney, and her teenage grandson, Matthew, are the central characters of Harlan Coben’s newest best-seller, The Boy from the Woods. They, along with other characters in the novel, make for a fun and ...


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The Jaffe Briefing - July 10, 2020

TOMS RIVER – Even before all those Halloween pop-up stores begin cropping up next month – for those who must absolutely have their costumes really, really early – there is already some COVID-related Halloween news to report: the announcement of the first parade being canceled because of this damn pandemic. The big fun in Toms River – typically attracting 100,000 or so ...

TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Kathy Cryan of TAPinto Union

The featured TAPinto franchisee for the month of July 2020 is Kathy Cryan, who owns and operates TAPinto Union.  With a background in business, Cryan has amassed a very large readership, routinely breaking 150,000 pageviews per month with more than 3,500 residents subscribed to the free daily newsletter and almost 5,000 followers on Facebook, while building a profitable online ...