Photo of the Day: Strawberry Moon over Manhattan

June 11, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley resident Denise Abutaah shared her photo of this weekend's 'Strawberry Moon' over Manhattan. The photo was taken from Quarry Street in Nutley. 

A strawberry moon surprisingly has little to do with the color of the moon, but rather it is the full moon that appears when the strawberry harvest is at its peak. Members of the Algonquin tribe are ...

Nutley DPW Recycling Crew Come to Aid of Stranded Motorist

NUTLEY, NJ - A Nutley resident spotted a Department of Public Works Recycling crew assist a motorist with a flat tire. The car ran into trouble on Centre Street near DaVinci bakery.

The resident shared their photos with TAPinto Nutley. is the only locally owned news organization serving the Township of Nutley. is accredited by ...

Hodari, Beloved Giraffe at Turtle Back Zoo Has Died

West Orange, NJ - Hodari, one of the giraffes at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo died during a medical procedure this afternoon. Hodari was one of four giraffes in the zoo's African Adventure area.

"We are deeply saddened by the passing of Hodari. On behalf of Turtle Back's staff, we cannot express how great this loss is," Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. said.

Black Bear Spotted in Verona Memorial Day Weekend

VERONA, NJ - According to Verona Police, a black bear was seen on Crestmont Rd. this morning near the intersection of Claremont Ave.  Police urge residents to use common sense and caution if they spot the bear.

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Historical Society to present 'Morris Canal' at Bloomfield College May 23

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Historical Society of Bloomfield, in collaboration with Bloomfield College, Bloomfield Morris Canal Greenway Committee, and the Bloomfield Recreation Department, will present "The Story of the Morris Canal in Bloomfield: From its Heyday as Freight Transportation System to Modern Urban Greenway" at Bloomfield College on Tuesday May 23.

"I am pleased that the ...

Photo of the Day: The Dams at Kingsland Park on the Third River in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - Water rushes over the dams at Kingsland Park in Nutley NJ.

Rain fell on the region starting late Friday and continuing all day on Saturday. Many outdoor events were either moved indoors or postponed to another time. 

Much of the water in the Third River is surface runoff from streets and paved areas. 

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