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Safe Cooking Tips from State Farm Agent Mary Comito Just in Time for Thanksgiving

November 16, 2018

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), cooking is the leading cause of home fires.  “One out of three home fires begins in the kitchen – more than any other place in the home,” says Madison State Farm agent Mary Comito.  “The number one cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking and data shows ...

Reminder to Pet Owners - NJ State Law Says Pets Must Have Proper Shelter in Freezing Temperatures

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Weather forecasters are calling for freezing temperatures overnight tonight and into Thursday. Freezing temperatures can be very dangerous to pets.

NJ State Law says dogs cannot be outside if temperatures are below 34 degrees without proper shelter (insulated, elevated, heated). Keep your pets safe and avoid getting a fine by bringing your pets indoors any ...

Snow May Be on the Way to Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a prediction that Parsippany may be hit with 2 - 5 inches of snow tomorrow, Thursday November 15th.  There is also a possibility of ice.  TAPInto Parsippany will continue to monitor the weather forecast today.  

If it does snow tomorrow, please be mindful of the ordinance regarding parking on streets:


A Nor'Easter May Be On Its Way to Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for New Jersey, saying a coastal storm will affect the region Friday night through Saturday. There is the potential for strong, gusty winds, and the rain could be heavy enough to result in localized flooding.  This storm can quickly turn into a Nor'easter.

Last Spring, a round of harsh ...

Work Begins on Habitat for Humanity Condos in Roxbury

ROXBURY, NJ – Ground was broken today on a 12-home Habitat for Humanity project in Roxbury, an event that was six years in the making, according to the organization’s CEO.

The project, at 119 and 121 Main Street in Succasunna, will have two buildings with each containing six condominium units. The first of the two buildings is expected to be ready for occupancy by this time next ...

Parsippany is the Second Safest City in the Country

PARSIPPANY, NJ -  Parsippany Rank's #2 on the top 101 safest cities in America annual list put out by Safehome.org.  

This ranking is based on cties with a population pver 50,000. Data was analyzed from the FBI to statistically find out which cities are the safest in the nation. The FBI data is compiled from the information provided by 13,366 law enforcement ...

New Jersey drivers face increased likelihood of deer collisions

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.-It’s officially fall, and the odds of you hitting a deer while driving more than doubles during October, November and December. 

State Farm® released the results of its 16th annual deer-vehicle collisions study on October 1, 2018.  The deer claim study ranks states by the likelihood a driver has of hitting a large animal, including deer, elk, ...


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