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Remnants of Tropical Storm Ian Wash Away Lots of Weekend Plans

October 1, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - The borough's Emergency Management is monitoring remnants of Tropical Storm Ian as it continues its trek up the eastern seaboard, washing away many weekend plans, if not just making them soggy.

The storm that savaged the lower west coast of Florida and the greater Orlando, Florida area has weakened as it made landfall again near Charleston, South Carolina. New Jersey is ...

Walk-Ins Welcome for Moderna Vax Booster at Bergen New Bridge

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center currently has the Moderna COVID-19 Omicron Variant Targeted booster vaccine for individuals ages 18 years and up.

Hospital officials said the CDC has recommended bivalent formulations of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for a single booster dose at least two months following primary or booster vaccination. 

Schedule your vaccine ...

Bergen County's 9-11 Monument Drew a Crowd on Sunday, the 21st Remembrance

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center held its annual 9-11 Remembrance ceremony on Sunday, and even in the rain, which the county executive described as "tears from above," the event drew a sizable crowd.

"What we remember can never be lost," said President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Deb Visconi. "From the ashes, rises hope.”

Joel ...

Paramus Students Can Win $500 for Get Out to Vote Video Contest

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen County Clerk John S. Hogan has announced a new contest for students aged 16 to 21 to participate in. 

To participate in the “Get Out To Vote Video Contest,” students are asked to create a three to five-minute video on how to register to vote, the different ways to vote or the importance of youth voting. All video submissions are due by Monday, October ...

Rains, Flood Watch for Paramus: Monday Night Forecast

PARAMUS, NJ - A flood watch is in effect Monday, Labor Day, through Tuesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.

Paramus may expect "flooding caused by excessive rainfall."

"Rainfall amounts of two to four inches are expected across much of the area," according to the National Weather Service. "This may result in flooding of urban and poor drainage ...

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Remnants of Tropical Storm Ian Wash Away Lots of Weekend Plans

October 1, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - The borough's Emergency Management is monitoring remnants of Tropical Storm Ian as it continues its trek up the eastern seaboard, washing away many weekend plans, if not just making them soggy.

The storm that savaged the lower west coast of Florida and the greater Orlando, Florida area has weakened as it made landfall again near Charleston, South Carolina. New Jersey is ...

Creating Lasting Love

It has been reported that the divorce rate in America is 50 percent for first marriages, 67 percent for second marriages, and 73 percent for third marriages. These numbers indicate that many people repeat the same mistakes over and over again. While a new relationship may look different at first, before long we are right back where we started, dealing with the same issues again, repeating the ...

New Jersey's Reintroduction to Regional Rail

NEW JERSEY — Thousands of New Jerseyans every year take the regional Amtrak train, mostly from Newark, Metropark and Trenton.

The regional trains are a step below the faster, more expensive Acela, and a step above New Jersey Transit trains trundling locally along the same main line between New York City and Philadelphia (with SEPTA).

Over the decades, I had taken the regionals ...

Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce Honors Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union

CARLSTADT, NJ - The Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce held its annual Gala on Sept. 22 at Il Villagio. The Chamber honored Dr. Abdulla Al-Khan, Vice Chairman and Division Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine & Surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center and Donald Perlman, owner of Blue Dog Graphics. The Chamber has also honored a Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union, ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, October 3, 5:00 PM

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Mayor and Council Public Meeting

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Mon, October 3, 5:30 PM

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Borough of Paramus-Board of Health Meeting

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Tue, October 4, 6:30 PM

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Golf Commission Meeting

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They call it adolescephobia. Fear of high school reunions.

Unless you never attended high school, I don’t think I need to explain this. Because no matter how long you have been out of your teenage years, there is always some residual anxiety reuniting with a room full of past teenage selves who are also experiencing residual anxiety.

I am going to one next week. A high school reunion.

TAPinto Journalists Named Finalists in the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists Awards

NEWARK, NJ — TAPinto journalists and their original, hyperlocal stories are finalists in the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards Contest.

"TAPinto is honored to be recognized for the outstanding journalism produced by TAPinto owner/publishers," TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said. "At TAPinto, it's about ...

TAPinto Kenilworth Publisher to Perform in Local Musical

KENILWORTH, NJ — Not having a plan is part of Telina Cuppari's plan.

"I'm the most impulsive person in the world," Cuppari, the owner and publisher of TAPinto Kenilworth, said. "I've always been spontaneous. I'm more of a go-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of girl. I don't like planning."

Earlier this year, Cuppari saw an article on ...