NUTLEY, NJ - The County of Essex reported the 31st COVID-19 death in the Township of Nutley in the Wednesday, May 6, 2020, coronavirus update.
Mayor Dr. Joseph P. Scarpelli called for a moment of silence at the May 5 Board of Commissioners (BOC) meeting for everyone lost to the pandemic. Since the first death was announced, it has been practice of the BOC to hold a moment of silence immediately after the flag salute.
Nutley, and every community across the state, is honoring those lost to coronavirus by flying the flag at half staff.
Since 2016, TAPintoNutley.net has been the only locally owned news organization serving the Township of Nutley, and is a member of the New Jersey Press Association. The Nutley Board of Commissioners first named TAPintoNutley.net the township's 'Official Electronic News Source' in 2019.