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Nutley's Tropical Storm Ida Victims Have Until November 4 to Apply for FEMA Assistance

October 16, 2021

NUTLEY, NJ- Nutley residents still have time to apply for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) assistance for Tropical Storm Ida damages. The last day to apply for aid is November 4. 

Residents can apply for aid online by visiting, by calling 1-800-621-3362, or by visiting one of the Disaster Relief Centers in the state. Bilingual services are available ...

Nutley to Host "SPOOOOKY SPRINT!" As Part of Community Halloween Celebration

NUTLEY, NJ - Commissioner John V. Kelly, III and the Nutley Public Affairs Department invite Nutley residents to participate in a Spooky Sprint on Friday, October 29 at 5:30pm. Participants of all ages are encouraged to run, walk, skip, jog...whatever suits your fancy!

The event will start at the Public Safety Building (228 Chestnut Street) and end at the Parks and Recreation Building (44 ...

Parent's Choice Rice Baby Cereal Sold At Walmart Recalled

Parent's Choice Rice Baby Cereal, which is manufactured for Walmart has been recalled after the FDA found a sample from three production lots tested above the guidance for naturally occurring inorganic arsenic, announced the company.

The specific Parent’s Choice Rice Baby Cereal 8 oz lots being recalled were sold after April 5, 2021, and include:

Lot 21083 with ...

Nutley Mayor Tucci Invites Residents to a Halloween Celebration at the Parks & Recreation Department on October 29th

Mayor Mauro G. Tucci invites residents to come and celebrate Halloween with the Nutley Department of Parks and Recreation.  The department has planned a Spooktacular  Celebration for Nutley Residents to enjoy.

Halloween is a magical time filled with fantasy, costumes, and fun!!  Little ghosts and goblins are invited to enjoy a Halloween extravaganza including a Hayride, ...

Nutley Mayor Tucci Invites Residents to a Grandma/Grandpa and Me Pumpkin Painting Party

Mayor Mauro G. Tucci and the Department of Parks and Recreation are pleased to invite grandparents and their little pumpkins to a special Halloween Pumpkin Painting Party on Thursday, October 21, 2021. 

“As grandparents nothing is more treasured and valued than the love of our grandchildren.  We don’t just sponsor programs here in Nutley, we create memories that will last ...

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

Township of Nutley Notice of Pending Bond Ordinance and Summary Ordinance No. 3479

October 13, 2021


The bond ordinance, the summary terms of which are included herein, has been finally adopted by the Township of Nutley, in the County of Essex, New Jersey, on October 5, 2021 and the twenty (20) day period of limitation within which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such ordinance can be ...

Township of Nutley Notice of Pending Bond Ordinance and Summary Ordinance No. 3478

The bond ordinance, the summary terms of which are included herein, has been finally adopted by the Township of Nutley, in the County of Essex, New Jersey, on October 5, 2021 and the twenty (20) day period of limitation within which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such ordinance can be commenced, as provided in the Local Bond Law, has begun to run from ...

Former Newark Official, 2 City Businessmen Indicted in Bribery Scheme

October 17, 2021

NEWARK, NJ – A former Newark city official along with two Newark business owners were indicted on Friday by a federal grand jury for their connection to a bribery scheme involving the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation, authorities announced. 

Carmelo Garcia, 45, of Hoboken, a former Newark official, and Frank Valvano Jr., 52, of Florham ...

Bloomfield Fall Festival Postponed to Sunday Oct. 17

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Based on the projected forecast for Saturday, the Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department has decided to postpone the Fall Concert Finale & Fireworks Spectacular to Sunday, October 17th at Foley Field.

The last 19 months have been difficult for everyone, and we want to ensure the best possible event for our residents and guests. Sunday's ...

Efforts to Transform Abandoned Jersey City Rail Line into a Park Chugging Along

October 17, 2021

JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Jersey City Municipal Council recently passed a pair of resolutions that officials hope will set the stage for the city to turn the 6th Street Embankment into a park.

The first of the resolutions requests the Jersey City Planning Board to declare the former rail line as an area in need of redevelopment. A second, which covers a smaller portion of the property previously ...

New Murals at Underpass Welcome Visitors to Westfield, Honor Charles Addams

WESTIELD, NJ — Forty-two panels by 23 New Jersey artists were installed during recent days in the Central Avenue underpass, the Westfield Public Arts Commission’s latest undertaking, complementing a 2019 mural project on the other side of the train station.

Panels on one side of the newest installation beckon visitors “Welcome,” while the other honors Charles ...

Friends of the Nutley Public Library Book Sale

The October 2021 Semi-Annual Book Friends of the Nutley Public Library Book Sale.

Will be held at the Nutley Public Library: 93 Booth Drive, Nutley, NJ 07110

Donation Days (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM):
Saturday, October 16
Monday, October 18
Tuesday, October 19
Wednesday, October 20

Sale Days (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM):
Thursday, October 21
Friday, October 22
Saturday, October 23

All ...

Nutley Public Library October 2021 Events for Everyone in the Family

The Nutley Public Library Is Open!  

The health and safety of our patrons, staff, and the community at large is our highest priority during this challenging time.  The library is open with socially distanced services and programs.  Masks are required to be worn when entering the library.  Pandemic guidelines are subject to change based on CDC, NJ State and ...

New Jersey Date Night: Frighteningly Great Halloween Destinations

October 16, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

October brings us candy, trick-or-treaters and a great opportunity for our date to hold our hands a little tighter. Halloween is upon us and what better way to celebrate the spooky season than to visit one of New Jersey’s many Haunted Houses? From eerie hayrides to disturbing hallways, a haunted ...

There’s More Than One Way Cook a Pumpkin

Whether you’re hitting the pumpkin patch or shopping at the supermarket, you’re bound to find a bounty of pumpkins this time of year.

Ready to start cooking? Baking or steaming then pureeing your own pumpkin is a great way to get what you need for homemade pies, breads, soups and more.

Tip: Don’t use big, hollow Jack-o-Lantern pumpkins for cooking — they don’t ...

Call Your Representatives to Reject the $3.5 Trillion Tax, Debt, and Spending Disaster

October 10, 2021

President Biden calls the extreme $3.5 trillion tax, debt, and spending bill the “Build Back Better Act.” A better name for this reckless bill is the “Bankrupt America Act.”

There are only two ways to get $3.5 trillion—tax Americans or grow the national debt.

If passed, it will add well over a trillion dollars to the national debt, and impose trillions of ...

Rapid Onset Dementia Brought on by COVID Devastates Family. Alzheimer's Association of Greater NJ Chapter Provides Great Support

Dear Community,

To say that covid changed the world in 2020 is a given, but it personally changed my Mom’s life and mine forever. At year-end, the call I dreaded receiving from my Mom’s senior living community came, “Your Mom tested positive for covid.” Things were going well with her recovery until dehydration landed her in the hospital, and then my nightmare began. I ...


Quest Diagnostics Debuts Next-Gen Lab Facility on On3 Campus on Nutley / Clifton Border

October 12, 2021

CLIFTON/NUTLEY — Quest Diagnostics Inc., the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, has completed its integration of Northeast regional operations to its new 250,000 sq. ft. next-generation lab facility on On3 campus on Route 3 straddling the Clifton/Nutley border.

The laboratory, serving more than 40 million people per year in seven states across the ...

City of Clifton Approves Zoning to Accommodate Limited Retail Uses at Prism’s ON3 

CLIFTON, N.J.– Prism Capital Partners has received new zoning approval from the City of Clifton that accommodates limited retail uses at ON3. The authorization is a critical step toward advancing Prism’s and the city’s vision for the 116-acre flagship redevelopment, centered ...

Billy Summers by Stephen King

Billy Summers by Stephen King. (Scribner, 2021)


Remember Dexter? He was the self-appointed Angel of Death, whose father recognized Dexter’s innate compulsion to kill and trained his bizarre boy to murder only people who deserved to die. Stephen King’s latest hero, Billy Summers bears some resemblance to Dexter in that he is a hired assassin who will only take on contracts ...

Sooley by John Grisham

Sooley by John Grisham (Doubleday, 2021)


Sooley, John Grisham’s latest novel, will haunt the reader long after the last page is closed. The main character, a seventeen year old boy from South Sudan, a  young country in Africa, is as charismatic and unforgettable as they come. Although the world from which he comes is cruel and unyielding, Samuel Sooleymon uses his passion ...

What About the Bird?

Spoiler alert: It dies.

Imagine you are sitting in the cabin of an Airbus 320 airplane. The plane has just taken off when the shy young woman sitting in the window seat next to you hesitantly taps you on the shoulder signaling that she needs to get out of her seat.

By way of apologetic explanation, she jerks her thumb toward the postage stamp window. “The engine is on fire,” she ...

Essex County Can Become a National Model for Sustainable Construction

September 22, 2021

Momentum is mounting in our nation’s capital for the passage of a nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal negotiated by President Joe Biden and Republicans in the Senate.

Recently, the Problem Solvers Caucus in the House of Representatives backed the plan, moving it one step closer to receiving the broad support it will need to pump billions into modernizing ...

From Terrorist Attacks to Floods, Firefighters Union President Reflects on 20 Years Since 9/11

September 11, 2001 was sunny with a bright blue sky. It was a Tuesday.  

I was a rookie Firefighter who reported to work that morning. We had just received delivery of our new Squad and all personnel were at Station 2 training on the new apparatus. Being the rookie I was sent to pick up bagels for my tour. While driving back the music on the radio was interrupted by a news flash that ...

WP Presents! The Upcoming Fall Lineup for the Shea Center at William Paterson University

October 5, 2021

WP Presents! The Upcoming Fall Lineup for the Shea Center at William Paterson University

All performances take place in the Shea Center for Performing Arts - 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, New Jersey


November 5, 2021, at 8:00 p.m.

The Linda Ronstadt Experience, starring American Idol finalist Tristan McIntosh

American Idol Star Tristan McIntosh creates a stunning portrayal of ...

Nutley 2021/2022 Recreation Basketball Registrations Now Being Accepted

Mayor Mauro G. Tucci and the Nutley Department of Parks & Recreation are currently accepting Recreation Basketball registration forms for the 2021-2022 season.  This program is open to Nutley youngsters in grades 3 through 8.

Youngsters will participate on teams that compete in a recreational league format. Teams are grouped in Divisions by grade. Boys and girls will play in separate ...

Friends of the Nutley Public Library: Book Sale

The October 2021 Semi-Annual Book Friends of the Nutley Public Library Book Sale.

Will be held at the Nutley Public Library: 93 Booth Drive, Nutley, NJ 07110

Donation Days (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM):
Saturday, October 16
Monday, October 18
Tuesday, October 19
Wednesday, October 20

Sale Days (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM):
Thursday, October 21
Friday, October 22
Saturday, October 23

All ...


Steve DiGregorio – a man defined by his humor, strengt­h of character, loyalty and ...
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The Jaffe Briefing - October 15, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK – For years, it was the Ferren Mall, with a nice place to grab Mexican food. Then, it was a big, four-acre hole in the ground. And now the site across from the city’s train station on Albany Street will be home to a $665 million project known as “The Hub.” TAPInto New Brunswick, all over this story, reports the 550,000-square-foot center brings together ...

'Time Stands Still ' speeds along

Chatham, NJ -  Although we’ve been in a time warp these last two years, this smart and savvy play by Donald Margulies takes us out of ourselves and into other lives.

The Chatham Players have brought a nicely nuanced production to its audience, ably directed by Tait Ruppert.  As Catham Players President Joe DeVico says in program notes,  “Here we can offer a space to ...

How to Support Your Mental Health as the Seasons Change

As the days get shorter and colder and we welcome the festivities of fall, many older adults notice that they experience a change in energy levels and mood that feels like depression. If you’ve noticed a decline in your mental health when the seasons change, you’re not alone. Here’s a basic guide to understanding seasonal depression, its symptoms, and most importantly, how to ...

Tips to Stretch Your Food Budget This Fall

When it comes to budgeting, living on a fixed income can be tricky—from monthly bills to healthcare to necessities (and leaving a little wiggle room for fun and social activities). Luckily, a few simple changes could make shopping for groceries less of a hassle each month.

Here are eight tips for stretching your food budget this fall.


How to Shop for Groceries on a ...

How to Clean and Care for Your Gutters

Being a homeowner means weekends doing chores or finding reliable service companies to take on tasks for you. Gutters play an important role in protecting your home and should be added to your bi-annual home maintenance schedule.

Cleaning gutters yourself is typically not difficult, depending on the size of your home, your physical ability to climb ladders, and the current condition of your ...

5 Benefits of Video Doorbells (and 5 Buzzworthy Brands!)

There’s arguably no better use of smart home technology than keeping your family and valuables safe, and a video doorbell offers a variety of home security benefits.

This small yet powerful surveillance equipment records video footage as visitors arrive—great for security whether you are home or away. Plus, the device’s sleek design hides its impressive functionality in an ...

How to Paint the Perfect Accent Wall

Accent walls are all the rage, and that’s because they really are a fantastic way to add color and personality to your living space. Rather than hanging up a painting or incorporating more furniture into your living space, accent walls add a unique touch to your home.

They also don’t take as long as many other DIY painting projects and can easily be completed on a weekend. However, ...

Steps to Minimize Your Chances of Developing Breast Cancer

Breast cancer has affected millions of women worldwide, and chances are you or someone you know has been impacted by this disease.

Though there is no known way to prevent or cure breast cancer, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk, especially if you take action while you’re younger and healthier. Here is a list of things you can do and lifestyle changes that could reduce the ...

It’s Pumpkin Season! 5 Healthy Fall Recipes You’ll Love

Hello, pumpkin season!

Pumpkin is not only tasty, it’s also a superfood because it is high in Vitamins C and A, which help with eye health, boosting immunity, heart health, and more! Below is a list of five creative and tasty recipes that include this delicious and nutritional fall produce.

Pumpkin Muffin

Who doesn’t love a muffin on a crisp fall morning? These muffins are ...

How to Eat Mindfully (and Why It’s Important)

Everyone’s relationship with food is unique. Some people may love the act of cooking and eating a meal, some people may not know how to cook, and others may feel eating is just another item on their to-do list. Unfortunately, many of us tend to rush through our meals, often sitting in front of the TV or focusing on other things when eating, and that usually means we’re not really ...

Add These Spooktacular Sides to Elevate Your Halloween Party

Fall brings yearnings for warm and cozy gatherings with friends and family. If hosting a Halloween party is on your agenda this year, you are in luck! From alarming appetizers and devilish dips to spooktacular salads, we have gathered some of the most delicious and fun recipes for creepy fun.



Set the mood for your party right from the start with Halloween-themed ...

Host a Frightfully Fun Horror Movie Bash With These Tips

Hosting a Halloween Movie Night is the ultimate way to hunker down with family and friends to experience some fright night thrills and chills. From serving up tasty treats and devilish décor to enjoying a classic list of scary flicks, your adults-only cinematic soiree is sure to deliver a ghoulishly grand time. Just follow these recommendations to ring in the spookiest night of the year ...

Email is Key to News Publishers Clawing Back Advertising Dollars from Social Media

Many news publishers are struggling to produce enough advertising dollars to be sustainable, with many now erecting paywalls or going the non-profit route to attempt to stay in business. However, publications would be wise to think about what advantages that they can bring to a potential advertiser that social media cannot offer. One such tool is email.

Any publisher who has stayed on top of ...

How a Change of Plan Led TAPinto's Newest Franchisee to Stay in Princeton

PRINCETON, NJ -- Richard Rein had a 4-month plan.  He was going to work with a Princeton University professor, who was teaching a class on expository writing.  After that, head north.

“My original plan was to move to New York City where the action was,” Rein said.

That was nearly 4 decades ago.  He never left.

Today, Rein is still in ...

How Content Marketing Can Benefit Your Business

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - You already have a fancy website your customers use.  It's a crucial aspect of building your business.  But alone, it likely won't be enough to get the job done.  Business owners need to invest in content marketing.

Think of it like this: the owner of a pizza restaurant writes a column on rolling pizza dough.  The brewmaster of a popular ...