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Beth's Book Review is on TAPinto Nutley Every Friday

September 18, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - Each week Beth Moroney shares her latest book review in her column "Beth's Book Review' on TAPinto Nutley. Reviews range from the latest thrillers, memoirs, to self improvement and classics.   

Moroney is a former English teacher and administrator in the Edison Public School District, specialized in teaching Creative Writing and ...

Harvest Cucumbers for Slicing and Pickling

It’s all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling.

Harvest cucumbers based on how you plan to use them.  Pick the fruit when it is 1½ to 2½ inches long if you plan on making sweet pickles.  ...

Create a Healthy Foundation for Fall Plantings

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Fall is a great time to start a garden or renovate an existing planting bed. The soil is warm while the air is cool – a perfect combination for establishing new plantings. It is also a great time to prepare gardens for the next planting season. Investing time up front to create a healthy foundation for your plants will pay off with years of beautiful, healthy and ...

Good Morning Star Shine, The Earth Says 'Hello' in Nutley NJ

NUTLEY, NJ - The recent rain and hot weather has helped make everything in local gardens grow exponentially. This zucchini blossom greeted visitors to a Nutley garden this morning and very likely will contribute to an abundance of fruit in the garden. 

Nutley residents who experience a bumper crop of zucchini, tomatoes, or other produce, can drop off their bonus at the market ...

What's Eating my Basil?

The summer gardening season is in full swing and gardeners have been harvesting their bounty - lettuces, tomatoes, zucchinis, peppers and herbs. Insect activity is also gearing up in the garden.   As the growing degree days increase, so does the damaging effects of pests in the garden. Here are a few ways to protect one of the most popular herb in the garden - BASIL.  It's ...

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Tickets On Sale for 'The Garden Party' Nutley Family Service Bureau Benefit September 23

September 12, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley Family Service Bureau will present “The Garden Party” on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at The Mountsier-Hardie Garden.  The party promises to be an event to remember, featuring:  food from many top local restaurants, wine tasting, and an eclectic mix of jazz, classical, and contemporary music set in New ...