Passaic County Fair

The annual Passaic County Fair is here! Admission is free for the family event, and parking is only $5.00 per car. Attendees can expect to enjoy carnival rides and games, craft vendors, food from many cultures, live entertainment, pony rides, and a petting zoo. There will also be fireworks displays on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Contact Information
  1. Passaic County
  2. 973-706-6640
  3. pcfair@passaiccountynj.org
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The annual Passaic County Fair is here! Admission is free for the family event, and parking is only $5.00 per car. Attendees can expect to enjoy carnival rides and games, craft vendors, food from many cultures, live entertainment, pony rides, and a petting zoo. There will also be fireworks displays on Friday and Saturday evenings.

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Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020

The Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners is saddened to share the news of the death of a fourth Nutley resident who tested positive for COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family.

In addition, as of March 30th, there are a total of 82 known cases of COVID-19 in Nutley, including 10 new cases identified today. Statewide, there are a total of 16,636 known cases ...

COVID-19 Coronavirus Cases Jump: 72 Confirmed Cases in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ -  10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus were reported in the Township of Nutley Sunday Mar. 29. There are now 72  known cases in town.

 Statewide, there are a total of 13,386 known cases and 161 deaths.

In Essex County, there are 1,227 known cases and 30 deaths.

 

Keep up with all Coronavirus news in TAPinto ...

Letter to the Community

March 30, 2020

To the Nutley Community,

This is Sam Fleitell, owner of Trio Jewelers at 301 Franklin Avenue.  Due to the current medical emergency, all of the town’s non-essential businesses are closed.  Unfortunately, some may not be able to re-open.  No one can predict what will happen, yet as businesses, we are doing our best to stay relevant.  I have been working with the ...

Daniel A. Carnicella Discusses Community and Communication

Dear Friends,

I hope this letter finds you and your family safe and healthy.

We are currently facing a public health emergency like none of us have ever experienced in our lifetimes, nor could most have us even imagined possible. This crisis highlights the crucial role of our leaders at the local, state and federal levels. I have been working diligently in my current role, on the Nutley ...

I Couldn’t Be Prouder to Call Nutley My Home!

To start, I want to say that I sincerely hope that you and yours are healthy at home. Let me take this opportunity to thank everyone who has embraced the many challenges we have faced as a township, state and nation over the course of the past few weeks. I’d also like to thank those who have truly embraced Nutley’s spirit of volunteerism throughout this challenging ...

New Leadership for a Changing Nutley

My name is Christopher Cullari and I am running for commissioner.

Before I get into why I am running, I just wanted to say thank you to all those nurses, doctors, medical support staff and our first responders that are putting themselves in danger every day to get us through this unprecedented time. I also wanted to thank the Nutley community that has come together in support of our local ...

Sam Fleitell, Who I Am

Hello I'm Sanford Fleitell .

I'm running for the office of Commissioner in Nutley. Many of you know me as Sam the owner of Trio Jewelers at 301 Franklin Ave. I would like to tell you who I am. I believe you need to put your faith in the person, that all decisions will be made with integrity.

I was born and raised in the Ironbound Section of Newark, graduated from East Side ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update March 31, 2020

March 31, 2020

The Township of Nutley would like to update the community on several important matters including the passing of a fifth town resident who tested positive of COVID-19, as well as the opening of additional testing facilities.

The Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners is saddened to share the news of the death of a fifth Nutley resident who tested positive for COVID-19. Our thoughts and ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update March 30, 2020

The Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners is saddened to share the news of the death of a fourth Nutley resident who tested positive for COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family.

In addition, as of March 30th, there are a total of 82 known cases of COVID-19 in Nutley, including 10 new cases identified today. Statewide, there are a total of 16,636 known cases ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update March 29, 2020

The Township of Nutley would like to update the community on several important matters.

Additional Confirmed Known Coronavirus Cases
On Sunday, March 29th, the Township of Nutley announced an additional 10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nutley, for a total of 72 known cases. Statewide, there are a total of 13,386 known cases and 161 deaths. In Essex County, there are ...

Chesstronauts Are Landing At The Nutley Public Library

The Nutley Public Library welcomes a new club for grades 3-8: Chesstronauts!

Beginning Monday, March 9 from 4:00-5:30 PM students can receive instruction on the game of chess from a group of chess aficionados from Montclair Kimberley Academy. All skill levels are welcome, from beginners to those looking for more advanced strategies. 

Sign-up is required at ...

March 2020 Programs at the Nutley Public Library

Monday, March 2 at 7:00 p.m. – DISH!  The Monday Night Cookbook Club.  Each month patrons will choose, prepare at home, and share a DISH!  From a selected cookbook.  We will then gather to sample each others recipes, discuss our cooking techniques and share stories and cultures.

Monday, March 2 at 6:45 p.m. – Hooked on Books Reading Club.  Discuss ...

The Kingsland Manor Presents A Wine and Spirits Prohibition Party

NUTLEY, NJ - Prohibition officially began on January 17, 1920, when the Volstead Act went into effect. 

Join us as we observe the centennial of this failed national experiment.

          Come as a flapper or come as you are,

          Dress as a gangster or silent screen star,

          It is going to be ...

Van Riper House's Wish for 2020 Comes True: A New Lease and Path to Restoration and Revitalization

NUTLEY, NJ - The Van Riper House Inc. got their wish for 2020 a little early: the Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners approved a new 20 year lease at the Dec. 18, 2019 open public meeting. 

The Van Riper House, a historic property owned by the Township of Nutley, is one of the oldest buildings in the Garden State. It has been leased by the Van Riper House, Inc. for decades. In 2019, ...

'Conscience' Recreates Red Scare Clash

NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ - A riveting, timely play is now on view at George Street Playhouse, exploring the conflict between Senators Margaret Chase Smith and Joseph McCarthy.

With the red scare taking place in the U.S., Smith became concerned that McCarthy had created an atmosphere of fear, where citizens were afraid to speak out. They might be labeled Communists or Fascists. Countless careers and ...

Xenophobic Comments and Casual Racism are Not Okay

March 29, 2020

Dear Friends,

I am one of many Asian Americans that live in Nutley and something I have seen recently online are xenophobic comments in wake of the current COVID-19 pandemic.  I think it is important to state that the following are not okay

Referring to COVID-19 as “Kung Flu” or the “China Virus” 
Mocking Asian sounding names and making a joke of ...

Provide Meals for Nutley Rescue Volunteers

Let’s help those that go out of their way to help us.
Nutley Volunteer Emergency & Rescue Squad (NVERS) is entirely funded by insurance payments and donations. The squad has grown lately to help deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of the squad are volunteers, and thus are not paid. 

We can help by providing meals for the volunteers. There are usually 5 people on duty ...

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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 ...

Free Meals Available to All Nutley Resident Children

March 27, 2020

March 26, 2020

Dear Nutley Parents, Staff and Community,

Due to the closure of the Nutley Public Schools for COVID 19, we have applied for and have been approved by the New Jersey Department of Agriculture to operate temporarily under the Seamless Summer Option (SSO). The Seamless Summer Option is a federal meal program that allows School Food Authorities (SFAs) already participating in the ...

Nutley Public Schools Update Mar. 24, 2020

March 24, 2020

Dear Nutley Parents, Staff and Community,

I am hopeful this finds you well during this challenging time. So many of us are concerned about our children, our elderly parents, neighbors and friends. We miss our daily routines and face-to-face connections. But, we are each doing what is necessary for now to help mitigate and slow the spread of COVID-19. We are a part of an ...

Verona Public Schools Move to Pass/Fail Grading

March 31, 2020

VERONA, NJ - Verona public schools will be moving to a pass/fail grading policy for the remainder of the school year according to an email sent to parents by Dr. Charles R. Miller, Director of Curriculum, Assessment & Instruction for the district.  Verona public schools have been following a remote learning plan since March 18 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

“When ...

Essex County Sheriff Fontoura Tests Positive for Coronavirus

(EAST ORANGE/ORANGE, NJ) - Essex County Sheriff, Armando Fontoura, the first in the state to suspend foreclosures and evictions during this pandemic, tested positive for COVID-19. 

After noticing he was running a slight fever, he opted to get tested at the Essex County drive through site in his command; the Sheriff is also the county’s emergency management ...

Fire at Fantasy Island Amusement Park in Beach Haven

March 29, 2020

BEACH HAVEN — A large fire was reported at the Fantasy Island Amusement Park in Beach Haven Sunday night.

At approximately 10 p.m. Fantasy Island posted:

This evening there was a structural fire at the Ice Cream Parlor at Fantasy Island Amusement Park. As of 9:30pm the fire has been put out. Thanks to the incredible response of the many fire and police departments on Long Beach ...

NJ Man Cited for Hosting 47 People at "Corona Party"

EWING, NJ -- A 54-year-old Ewing Township man faces multiples citations after hosting a "Corona Party" Friday evening in violation of the State's temporary ban on gatherings during the on-going COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic announced Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri.    He and Ewing Police Chief John P. Stemler III reported the man was issued two ...

Get Inspired by this Quarantine Collection of Virtual Cooking Classes

March 30, 2020

This story first ran on TAPinto South Plainfield.

After just a few days of being home and unable to report to her job at the Today Show, South Plainfield resident Katie Stilo took to social media, launching an Instagram page designed to bring culinary professionals — and amateur cooks — together, virtually. 

A culinary producer and food stylist for the NBC morning ...

Nutley Police Department Blotter March 21 to 27, 2020

March 27, 2020

3/21/2020

Fraud -  Headquarters received a report of fraud.  The victim stated that they received an email from a party claiming to be collecting charity money for their son’s Youth Hockey Club The email asked for a donation of 3 $100.00 “steam” online gaming cards.  The victim purchased three (3) cards ($300 total) scratched off the scan code, took a ...

The Jaffe Briefing - March 31, 2020

STATEWIDE – Beginning at 8 a.m. this morning, perhaps you were one of those people lining up to buy a gun. That’s because – according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security – gun stores are, once again, “essential services” in New Jersey. (Two of the most inconsistent terms ever: “Homeland Security” and “Gun Sales.”) Indeed, in ...

The CARES Act and What It Means for NJ Small Businesses

March 30, 2020

The $2.2 trillion coronavirus economic stimulus bill is providing a lifeline for small businesses in New Jersey and across the country in states that have been hit hard by the epidemic.

The cornerstone of the legislation for business owners is a bold a $349 billion lending program for companies that are currently struggling to make payroll and pay other bills. It also provides increased ...

10 Perks to Offer Healthcare Teams During COVID-19 Crisis...

It shouldn’t take a healthcare crisis to find ways for health care leaders to show front line healthcare team members how important they are and how much you care, but it is an especially important time to be extra considerate and thoughtful. Be prepared to go above and beyond for your employees so they go above and beyond for the patients in your care.

Below are 10 immediate perks you ...

IRS unveils new People First Initiative; COVID-19 effort temporarily adjusts, suspends key compliance programs

March 31, 2020

To help people facing the challenges of COVID-19 issues, the Internal Revenue Service announced today a sweeping series of steps to assist taxpayers by providing relief on a variety of issues ranging from easing payment guidelines to postponing compliance actions.

“The IRS is taking extraordinary steps to help the people of our country,” said IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig.

Economic impact payments: What you need to know

The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file returns will need to submit a simple tax return to receive the stimulus payment.

Who is eligible for ...

The Good Neighbor

The Good Neighbor by Cathryn Grant (Inkubator Books, 2020)

 Recently I was at a doctor’s appointment and my physician asked if I had read anything good lately. Then she offered a tip to read The Good Neighbor by Cathryn Grant. 

The Good Neighbor starts off with an intriguing Prologue. In fact, the first line of the novel reads, “There was so much blood. It wasn’t ...

The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand

The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand (Little, Brown, 2018)

 

Who is “the perfect couple”in Elin Hilderbrand’s novel The Perfect Couple. Is it Greer Garrison Winbury, famous mystery author, and her husband, Tag, the owners of the Summerland estate on Nantucket? Is it the Winbury’s son, Benji and his beautiful fiancé, Celeste Otis? Is it Celeste’s ...

Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham  (Doubleday, 2015)

 

Quirky lawyers as protagonists make for fun reading if they are three-dimensional and believable. Take Mickey Haller, “the Lincoln lawyer,” from Michael Connelly’s series. Haller, a defender of bottom feeders like drug lords, bicycle gang members, and drunk drivers, uses his Lincoln Town car as his law office. In ...

Obituaries

Mar 10, 1942 - Jan 19, 2020
Loving Mother and Grandmother Karen Demmer, 77 of Newark, passed away on Sunday, January 19, ...
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Sep 7, 1933 - Jan 14, 2020
Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather Michael A. Conca, 86 of Nutley, passed away on Tuesday, ...
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