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Fall Back and Check Detectors As We Move To ...

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Add to My Calendar 11/01/2020 2:00am America/New_York Fall Back and Check Detectors As We Move To Standard Time

Readers are reminded to move their clocks back one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday Nov. 1 as we move from Daylight Saving Time to Standard Time.

Now is also the suggested time to change batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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Thu, November 5, 2:00 PM

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How to Take Great Pics on Your Cell and Small ...

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Add to My Calendar 11/05/2020 2:00pm 11/05/2020 3:00pm America/New_York How to Take Great Pics on Your Cell and Small Camera

Presented by Rafael Miranda, LFC Consulting

Everyone takes pictures with their phones -- learn how to make them look great! Please sign up at at least one hour in advance.

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Happy Halloween from Clara Maass Medical Center's Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory!

October 31, 2020

BELLEVILLE, NJ - Happy Halloween from our Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory!

About Clara Maass Medical Center

Founded in 1869 as the Newark German Hospital, Clara Maass Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, is celebrating 150 years of service to the community. Conveniently located in Belleville, NJ, Clara Maass Medical Center is a 472-bed hospital that offers a complete continuum ...

Township of Nutley Polling Locations for November 3, 2020 General Election

The 2020 VOTE BY MAIL General Election is well underway.  On Election Day, there will be six polling locations available to assist registered voters as follows:

If a voter has a disability that prevents them from voting independently on a paper ballot, they may vote on the ADA accessible machine at their assigned polling place.
Any registered voter who did not receive a Vote by ...

Letters to the TAPinto Nutley Editor Regarding the Nov. 3 Election Must Be Submitted by Midnight on All Hallows' Eve

NUTLEY, NJ - In a vibrant 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 on everything from the traffic to municipal government, even your passion for environmental stewardship! 

If you letter to the editor is related to the Nov. 3 ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update October 27, 2020

October 27, 2020

The Township of Nutley is providing an update to the community on:

Total COVID-19 cases in Nutley
Essex County Testing Sites - 10/27-10/30

COVID-19 Total Cases
The Township of Nutley announced 28 additional cases since the last announcement on 10/23/2020. Bringing the cumulative total to 704 cases and 37 deaths. The next announcement will be on Friday 10/30/2020.

Essex County ...

Township of Nutley COVID-19 Update for Oct. 23, 2020

The Township of Nutley is providing an update to the community on:

Total COVID-19 cases in Nutley

COVID-19 Total Cases
The Township of Nutley announced 52 additional cases since the last announcement on 10/09/2020. Bringing the cumulative total to 676 cases and 37 deaths.

Additional Information
For additional information and previous updates, please visit In ...

Freeholder President Brendan Gill Thanks Essex County Poll Workers

October 29, 2020

Greetings Fellow Residents of Essex County:

We are finally less than one week away from one of the most pivotal elections in the history of our nation. Without question, 2020 has been a year of unique and unprecedented circumstances. The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the deaths of over 200,000 Americans - including over 1,900 Essex County residents. Those numbers, ...

Newark Superintendent 'Very Concerned' About January Return to Schools As COVID-19 Rates Climb

NEWARK, NJ — Just a few days after Newark Public Schools suddenly extended its remote learning period to Jan. 25, Superintendent Roger Leon cast doubt on whether that deadline will be possible as the city’s infection rates skyrocket. 

The school district is already feeling the impact, according to Leon. Over the past two weeks, 112 district employees tested positive, a ...

Camden Briefing: Coronavirus Numbers Forecast ‘Very Difficult Period’ to Come

October 30, 2020

CAMDEN, NJ — In the month of October, Camden County has learned of 20 coronavirus-related deaths. On Wednesday, 89 new infections make up the more than 280 reported this week, and the virus’ positivity rate is currently 3.5% — compared to just over 1% in the summer months. 

All to say, according to Freeholder Jonathan Young on Thursday, that the county and the country as ...

Union County COVID Drive-up Test Center First in NJ to Also Test for Flu

The new test will also offer faster results.

UNION COUNTY, NJ — The county’s drive-up COVID-19 testing center at Kean University will be the first in New Jersey to also test for the influenza, officials said.

Starting Monday, Nov. 2, the drive-through testing center at Kean University will offer a three-panel swab test that produces results for the COVID-19 virus, Influenza A ...

You Are Seen | The Untold Stories

The greatest gift we can give someone is the chance to see themselves through somebody else’s story.

In this new podcast, audience members will be able to explore the stories and experiences of a variety of people. Through the events of these past few months, we have read, heard, and seen countless stories told from people of various walks of life.

This season, our host Nicholas ...

November 2020 Events at the Nutley Public Library

Hoopla Digital Collection – The Nutley Public Library is excited to announce a new digital offering for all of our patrons.  Hoopla is an all-in-one media service where you can browse 700,000 + titles in six different formats- audiobooks, eBooks, comics/graphic novels, full music albums, movies and TV – and instantly borrow, then download or stream, the titles of your ...

Special November Events for Children at the Nutley Public Library.

The Nutley Public Library presents special virtual events in November to celebrate a month of learning, sharing, and family!

PropBox Players Presents Harvest Tales: Friday, November 6 at 11:30 AM - Improv artist Michele Traina invites you to take a trip to Mr. Pinenut's farm to see what's being harvested and solve the mystery of who is stealing his cornstalks! A sensory-filled, ...

New Jersey Date Night: Hey, Pumpkin!

October 31, 2020

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

Remember that moment during a cooler-than-usual morning in late August when you began to anticipate it, so much so that your nose and taste buds craved its arrival? Before you knew it, you finally got to taste it in your coffee, smell it candles and maybe even try it in your macaroni and cheese.

Pumpkin ...

Hanging on by a Thread, Some NJ Restaurateurs Fear the Worst This Winter

NEW JERSEY — During the typical holiday season, hundreds of thousands of dollars flow through the Rail Yard Tavern in Fairlawn.

From Thanksgiving to New Years, hundreds bustle in and out of the restaurant every weekend. By this time, its 186 seats are reserved months in advance for Christmas parties, one of the most lucrative times of the year. 

But not this year.

“We ...

Return to School: Letter from Dr. Glazer, Superintendent Nutley Public Schools

October 2, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians and Staff,

Thank you for your active involvement, patience, and support during the first month of the 2020-2021 school year. Your dedication and continued commitment to the education of Nutley’s children is admirable, and appreciated. It has been quite a journey for all of us since March, and now we approach yet another phase of learning during this ...

Indecision 2020

At long last, it is finally upon us.

In a matter of days, Americans all over the country will venture forth to proudly exercise their individuality on the most anticipated day of this election year.

I am, of course, referring to Halloween.

This year the annual frightfest celebrating candy shakedowns and macabre costumes will be tempered significantly by the pandemic threat. On ...

Moving Beyond the Partisan Bubble

There is so much to say and yet so many times a day I find myself dumbfounded to speechlessness.  My children ask logical questions for which I can find no polite or productive answer. There is no good answer for why hate seems to have seeped into so much of our dialogue every day.

There is no good reason that suspicion has replaced curiosity. That accusations have replaced queries. It is ...

Walk In Sunshine Charity Unveils New Section Aimed at Youth Drug Addiction and Loss

Walk In Sunshine Charity has announced a new section on its website aimed at helping families find resources to help with youth drug addiction and for families who have lost a child to addiction.

Providing unique online resources for families of Babies and Children who leave this Earth too soon, continues to be the main focus of Walk In Sunshine. This new section focuses on addiction proves ...

Kidney Donor for Anthony Matarazzo

October 29, 2020

My name is Anthony (Tony) Matarazzo. I was born in Paterson, NJ and grew up in Hawthorne. I was diagnosed with hypertension at age 40, and at nearly the same time began to have problems with gout and kidney stones. I had many gout and kidney stone attacks in my 40’s until the doctors got me stabilized with the right mediations. With other chronic kidney disease patients, the combination of ...

LTE: Vote for honesty, transparency and helpfulness -- not misinformation

Republican Congressional candidate Rosemary Becchi (NJ-11) continues to spread misinformation about our state's 2020 election process. I would like to set the record straight.

In campaign advertisements, Ms. Becchi has repeatedly stated:

“Due to Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order, New Jersey will be holding an all vote by mail election this November– the ...


Gateway To On3 presented by Nutley Chamber of Commerce

October 29, 2020

Gateway To ON3: In order to pull the workers and students from the ON3 (formerly Hoffmann-La Roche) campus into Nutley, the Nutley Chamber of Commerce is investing in a "ON3 Gateway to Nutley Project" to benefit our members.

The Chamber has purchased 2,500 "Love Nutley, Shop Nutley" reusable shopping bags, which will be distributed to the businesses and schools at ON3, ...

Nutley BOC Approve Phase III of Prism's On3 Redevelopment of Roche Site; Clifton Threatens to Close Off Metro Boulevard

NUTLEY, NJ - City of Clifton representatives opposed the Nutley Hoffmann-La Roche Phase III Redevelopment Plan during public comment on Ordinance No. 3452 at the Tuesday, Oct. 6 Nutley Board of Commissioners meeting. Sam Schwartz Consulting presented the On3 traffic impact study.

On March 5, 2015, the BOC declared the entire Hoffmann-La Roche site an area of redevelopment on a ...

Senior Freeze Deadline Extended for Nutley Residents

October 30, 2020

We are very pleased that on October 22, 2020, the New Jersey Treasurer’s office extended the Senior Freeze filing deadline from November 2, 2020 to December 31, 2020.  This is a welcome development because many seniors were scrambling to meet the original date. 

Nevertheless, there is still a need for applications to be prepared as soon as possible.  The Treasurer’s ...

Closing the Pay Gap for Latina Women

Today is Latina Equal Pay Day and during this pandemic, this issue could not be more relevant. On average, Latina women are paid only 55% of what white men are paid, which means now, during a public health and economic crisis, they are particularly at risk. The date of October 29th is symbolic, representing on average how much longer it would take a Latina to earn the same amount that her white ...

IRS provides tax inflation adjustments for tax year 2021

October 31, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service announced that for tax year 2021 annual inflation adjustments for more than 60 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules and other tax changes. Revenue Procedure 2020-45 provides details about these annual adjustments.

Highlights of changes in Revenue Procedure 2020-45: The Consolidated Appropriation Act for 2020 increased the amount of the minimum addition ...

Celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with pianist Daniel Epstein at St. Paul’s, Westfield, on Sunday, November 8

Steeple Concerts at St. Paul’s is proud to present world-renowned pianist Daniel Epstein in recital on Sunday, November 8 at 3pm and 6pm.  To celebrate the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), the identical recitals will include his Piano Sonata #31 in A-flat major, Op. 110 (1820-22). The November 8 program will also feature music by Johann Sebastian Bach and ...

Essex County Board of Freeholders Hold TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) Committee Meeting to Address Concerns Regarding Feral Cats Throughout Essex County

(Newark, NJ) – District 3 Freeholder Tyshammie L. Cooper, Chair of the Essex County Freeholder TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) Committee held a meeting to address the issue of feral cats overpopulating communities throughout Essex County. The meeting was held via Zoom telecast and attended by District 1 Freeholder Robert Mercado, Essex County Administrator Robert Jackson, and members of the ...

The Guardian by John Grisham

The Guardians by John Grisham. (Dell, 2020)

“Duke Russell is not guilty of the unspeakable crimes for which he was convicted; nonetheless, he is scheduled to be executed for them in one hour and forty-five minutes.”

Are you hooked? I am.

When I taught Creative Writing, one of the first lessons on writing prose was, “You have to capture the reader in the first paragraph ...

Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland

Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland (Simon & Schuster, 2020)


Month and Year: August 1926

Event: At the age of 21, the tenacious Trudy Ederly, a 1924 Olympic gold medalist in the 4 x 100 meter freestyle relay,  became the first woman to swim across the English Channel. Ederly, a Jersey girl, made it from the shores of France to the British Coast in 14 hours and ...


Sep 10, 1963 - Oct 23, 2020
Susan G. Moore, 57, died at home surrounded by loving family and close friends on October 23, ...
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Aug 29, 1947 - Sep 18, 2020
Mascolo, Paul, age 73, of Nutley passed away on September 18th at home surrounded by his ...
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The Jaffe Briefing - October 30, 2020

STATEWIDE – It is not as welcome, as, say, the Second British Invasion, but the long-anticipated “second wave” of the coronavirus has squarely hit New Jersey. We all knew it was coming, and Gov. Phil Murphy confirmed “it is coming in now.” Murphy, who is under quarantine because of potential exposure, said there were nearly 1,500 more cases in New Jersey yesterday ...

Shakespeare Theatre Takes on Shaw in Three Scintillating One-acts

Florham Park, NJ - There’s nothing like the theatrical commentary of George Bernard Shaw to explore love, lust and over-the-top intrigue to make for a stimulating evening.

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey offers another romp at its outdoor location at the Thomas H. Kean Theatre Factory in Florham Park.The three one-act plays were broken up into five segments. “Village ...