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Two Rutgers Football Players Charged in Paintball Shooting Incidents

September 22, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers could be heading into its nationally televised showdown with Michigan this weekend without two cornerbacks who were suspended from the team Tuesday.

Chris Long and Malachi “Max” Melton have been charged with three counts of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose after three people were shot with paintballs from a ...

Cop Who Travelled to Atlantic City for Sex with Minors Pleads Guilty

TRENTON, NJ – A member of the Jersey City Police Department who was suspended after his arrest pleaded guilty Thursday to a charge that he traveled to Atlantic City in order to sexually assault two underage girls. 

As previously reported, Stephen T Wilson was arrested on February 6 after investigators said that he communicated using a chat app with other adults who indicated they ...

JCPD Hero Catches One-Month-Old Dropped from Balcony

JERSEY CITY, NJ - A one-month-old baby is alive Saturday thanks to the quick and heroic actions of a member of the Jersey City Police Department.

According to a tweet by Hudson County Prosecutor Ester Suarez, the man was threatening the one-month old baby by dangling it over the edge of the second floor balcony of a Rose Avenue residence and eventually throwing ...

Weird 'Halloween House' Means Roxbury Near Normal Again

ROXBURY, NJ — One more Roxbury tradition shelved last year by COVID-19 is back on track: the strange, creepy, weird and silly Halloween House of Succasunna.

Canceled in 2020, the hugely popular front-yard display by Alcott Way resident Craig Heard and his family will take place Oct. 31 with some modifications, said Heard. The biggest change: The 'surgical ward' and 'burial ...

Seton Hall Says Remains of Student, Friend Found After Tropical Storm Ida

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ __ The body of a Seton Hall University student and her friend were recovered and identified this week after going missing during Tropical Storm Ida, the university said.

Nidhi Rana was a first-year commuter student and was last seen with her friend, Ayush Rana, in her hometown of Passaic, an area hit hard by flood, Seton Hall said.

On Friday, officials announced the ...

'Let's Roll' - Cranbury Resident Todd Beamer Helped to Retake United Flight 93 on September 11th, 2001

CRANBURY, NJ -  On September 11th, 2001 a Cranbury resident was one of the many brave passengers on United Airlines Flight 93 who tried to take control of the hijacked plane and crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Todd Beamer had lived in Cranbury for a year with his wife and two children before being killed in the ...

NJ Veteran Desperately Seeks Kidney Donor by November 20

MARLTON, NJ — A Burlington County man and his family are asking for a kind, generous and healthy person to help to save his life.

Mark Klayman, who lives in Marlton, is in desperate need to find a kidney donor, and time is literally running out. He has been diagnosed with End Stage Renal Failure and also has diabetes and high blood pressure. Because of his ...

Little Falls Woman Missing After Being Swept Away By Floodwaters

WOODLAND PARK, NJ — At the height of last night's storm at approximately 9 p.m. Woodland Park Police received a call of a woman trapped in a vehicle from flash floodwaters in the area of 227 Lackawanna Ave.

While EMS, fire and police officials were working to get to the location, dispatch received multiple calls that the woman exited her vehicle and was swept away by the strong ...

83-Year-Old Man Found Dead in Flooding Around Five Points Area, Police Say

UNION, NJ – An 83-year-old Union man has died in the severe flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida Wednesday night.

A 911 call was received by Union police at just before midnight reporting “a body floating in the Five Points area”.  According to police, officers responding to the scene found three-to-four feet of water in the area.  The victim was ...

Alleged Morristown Shooter Wanted For Murder is Captured in Tulsa, Oklahoma

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  According to sources, an arrest has been made in the overnight shooting/ homicide that took place in Morristown on Clyde Potts Drive. The shooting occurred around 2am on Wednesday, August 18th.

According to reports, the suspect(s) stole a white Land Rover with R40LMW license plates.

Two suspects have been arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma, allegedly in ...

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Two Rutgers Football Players Charged in Paintball Shooting Incidents

September 22, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers could be heading into its nationally televised showdown with Michigan this weekend without two cornerbacks who were suspended from the team Tuesday.

Chris Long and Malachi “Max” Melton have been charged with three counts of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose after three people were shot with paintballs from a ...

Cop Who Travelled to Atlantic City for Sex with Minors Pleads Guilty

TRENTON, NJ – A member of the Jersey City Police Department who was suspended after his arrest pleaded guilty Thursday to a charge that he traveled to Atlantic City in order to sexually assault two underage girls. 

As previously reported, Stephen T Wilson was arrested on February 6 after investigators said that he communicated using a chat app with other adults who indicated they ...

JCPD Hero Catches One-Month-Old Dropped from Balcony

JERSEY CITY, NJ - A one-month-old baby is alive Saturday thanks to the quick and heroic actions of a member of the Jersey City Police Department.

According to a tweet by Hudson County Prosecutor Ester Suarez, the man was threatening the one-month old baby by dangling it over the edge of the second floor balcony of a Rose Avenue residence and eventually throwing ...

Weird 'Halloween House' Means Roxbury Near Normal Again

ROXBURY, NJ — One more Roxbury tradition shelved last year by COVID-19 is back on track: the strange, creepy, weird and silly Halloween House of Succasunna.

Canceled in 2020, the hugely popular front-yard display by Alcott Way resident Craig Heard and his family will take place Oct. 31 with some modifications, said Heard. The biggest change: The 'surgical ward' and 'burial ...

Seton Hall Says Remains of Student, Friend Found After Tropical Storm Ida

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ __ The body of a Seton Hall University student and her friend were recovered and identified this week after going missing during Tropical Storm Ida, the university said.

Nidhi Rana was a first-year commuter student and was last seen with her friend, Ayush Rana, in her hometown of Passaic, an area hit hard by flood, Seton Hall said.

On Friday, officials announced the ...

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Jersey 1st TV Features Dr. Anthony Iacono President of CCM Tonight September 23rd!

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Tonight Jersey 1st is LIVE with Dr. Anthony Iacono, the President of the County College of Morris.

The show will go on at 7pm EST and be broadcast live from the Jersey 1st Facebook page.  You can access that by clicking here.

The episode will provide for an informative discussion with Dr. Iacono, about the incredible work CCM is doing in our community to provide a ...

Jersey 1st Sits Down With Jim White, Executive Director of Covenant House

PARSIPPANY, NJ - On Thursday, September 16th Jersey1st TV sat down with the Executive Director of Covenant House, Jim White.

Jim had great insights to share regarding poverty, resiliency, people helping people and how to make a difference in the face of trauma, abuse and neglect.

Covenant House is doing good work throughout the state of New Jersey. There is a crisis center in Newark along ...

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If you notice Spotted Lanternfly eggs, it is important to remove the eggs or call your local Department of Agriculture to report your findings. To remove Spotted Lanternfly eggs yourself, complete the form on this page, and we will mail you a FREE Spotted Lanternfly Egg remover. Read below for a few tips for DIY egg removal:

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Help Fight Suicide

September 19, 2021

Dear Editor:

When I was Mayor of Chatham Township I made a concerted effort to increase the awareness of mental illness and suicide prevention. My interest in doing so stemmed from my early days on the Township Committee when I learned of a young father in town who died by suicide. Over the years we have continued to witness other heartbreaking stories in Chatham and our surrounding ...

Letter to the Editor: sixth Annual Out of the Darkness Walk at Cougar Field

Dear Editor:

When I was Mayor of Chatham Township I made a concerted effort to increase the awareness of mental illness and suicide prevention. My interest in doing so stemmed from my early days on the Township Committee when I learned of a young father in town who died by suicide. Over the years we have continued to witness other heartbreaking stories in Chatham and our surrounding ...

Prime Healthcare's New Jersey Hospitals Announce Termination of Contract with UnitedHealthcare

September 19, 2021

Denville, New Jersey.

Prime Healthcare’s New Jersey hospitals announced its decision to terminate its contracts with UnitedHealthcare, citing that they are being significantly underpaid compared to the rates of neighboring facilities. The decision to terminate its contracts with United specifically impacts Saint Clare’s Health in Denville, Dover and Boonton, Saint Michael’s ...

Theft? Addiction? Discuss public safety concerns with Sheriff Gannon

Safety is on everyone's mind nowadays, and so the Madison Republican Committee is hosting a special event: “Keeping Us Safe: an Informative Evening with Sheriff James Gannon,” on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 6:30 pm, at The Madison Community House, 25 Cook Ave. Topics include the sheriff’s role in our community; protecting children through the RSVP program; fentanyl, substance ...

Verona High School Senior Elected Pipe Sargeant Of Morris County’s CuChullain Pipe Band

Verona High School Senior, Alexander (Alex) R. McCann has been elected Pipe Sargent of the CuChullain Pipe Band, the oldest pipe band in Morris County, New Jersey.

According to band President, John Garrity, “Alex has marched with CuChullain Pipe Band since he was old enough to walk. Five years ago, Alex took up the practice chanter, and transitioned to a full set of pipes within a year.

Time to Look Forward to an Exciting 2021 New York Jets Season: new coach, new quarterback, and at last, fans.

The New York Jets are back at MetLife Stadium after a one-year hiatus because of COVID-19, and measures are in place to keep game attendees safe.

Fans attended training camp this summer at 1 Jets Drive after virus protocols shut their live access last year. Jets enthusiasts were excited to see the second overall pick of the 2021 NFL Draft, Quarterback (QB) Zach Wilson, interacting with players ...

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NJ Stand-Up Comedian Discusses Vaccine Mandate and COVID-19 Safety

September 24, 2021

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur spoke with comedian John Poveromo about vaccinations and their role in stand-up comedy venues. Vaccine mandates have been making headlines recently in the stand-up comedy world, with Saturday Night Live alumni Jim Breuer making a statement against vaccine mandates at performance spaces. But Poveromo takes the opposite ...

Easy Fall Cocktails to Celebrate the Start of the Season

September 25, 2021

NEW JERSEY — The air is turning cooler, the days are getting shorter and pumpkin spice is everywhere. Now’s the time to get into the autumn spirit with these easy cool-weather cocktails you can make at home.

Pumpkin Spice White Russian: Over ice, combine 2 oz. vodka, 1 oz. pumpkin spice liqueur, 1 oz. coffee liqueur and 1 oz. cream.

Maple Old Fashioned: In a ...

Remains of Jersey City Soldier Killed in World War II Identified

September 14, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The remains of a World War II soldier from Jersey City have finally been identified, according to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA).

According to accounts, in the fall of 1944, U.S. Army Pvt. Stephen C. Mason was assigned to Headquarters Co., 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. In an operation called Operation Market Garden, the unit ...

New Jersey Transit Cop Reunites Lost Child with Worried Parents

JERSEY CITY, NJ - An 11-year-old boy from Houston, Texas, who got separated from his parents by accidentally boarding a Tonnelle Avenue bound train at Exchange Place over the weekend was reunited with his family after a NJ Transit K9 Officer and local citizens found him.

K-9 Officer Michael Brown, who took part in a system-wide search for the boy once the parents alerted NJ Transit, ...

Through Partnership, Uber and Lyft Will Provide Ride Service to Residents Who Lost Transportation as a Result of Tropical Storm Ida

TRENTON – Uber and Lyft, in conjunction with United Way Worldwide and NJ 211 will provide access to free and discounted rides to New Jersey residents who lost a personal vehicle as a result of Tropical Storm Ida, Governor Murphy announced. 

“Nobody should have to worry after a natural disaster how they will get to essential places like the grocery store and medical ...

Two Rutgers Football Players Charged in Paintball Shooting Incidents

September 22, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers could be heading into its nationally televised showdown with Michigan this weekend without two cornerbacks who were suspended from the team Tuesday.

Chris Long and Malachi “Max” Melton have been charged with three counts of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose after three people were shot with paintballs from a ...

Low-Impact Cardio Exercises to Keep Your Heart Healthy

As we get older, staying active can feel like it comes with a price—muscle and joint pain. But there are low-impact cardio alternatives that can keep you feeling fit and flexible without aggravating sensitive knees or hips!

 

This list of nine low-impact cardio exercises exemplifies best practices for staying fit.

 

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Movement, Meditation, and Nature: 5 Tips to Alleviate Stress

Stress has a negative impact on our mental and physical health. It can cause various physical ailments like headaches, stomachaches, tight muscles, fatigue, and even high blood pressure. Mentally, stress can make it difficult to concentrate or create memory problems.

But in our busy society run by the pressure of work, family, and the need to do more, how do we alleviate stress?

There are ...

Elevate Your Space with These 10 Quick Decorating Ideas

Feeling like your home’s interior decorating needs an upgrade, but not ready to commit a lot of time and money? There are plenty of simple additions or replacements that make a significant impact on the look and feel of the most-used rooms in your house.

Here’s a list of inexpensive items you can use to elevate your indoor space and tips on how they affect your home’s ...

How to Ensure Your Furnace Is Ready for Winter’s Cold Nights

The cooler nights of September are the perfect reminder to get your furnace ready for the long winter ahead. Any work on HVAC can be intimidating, and professionals should handle most tasks, but there are steps you can take to keep the heat on this winter.

We’ll look at some ways to prep your furnace for winter and the situations that call for expert help. With some preventive ...

10 Easy Ways to Celebrate Grandparent’s Day With Loved Ones

Grandparent’s Day is on Sept. 12, and it’s the perfect time to start planning a celebration! Although Mother’s Day and Father’s Day tend to get the most attention, taking time to show appreciation for grandparents is an important way to acknowledge the pivotal role they play in our lives. Here are 10 easy ways to show the grandparents in your life just how much you ...

Easy, Crowd-Pleasing, and Seasonal: 5 Side Dish Recipes for Fall

September brings with it a host of fresh produce: grapes, apples, leeks, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, lettuce, mushrooms, parsnips, and so much more! There are tons of delicious, in-season fruits and veggies ripe for whipping up mouth-watering side dishes. If you’re wondering how you’ll incorporate seasonal produce into your fall meals, here are a few of the best recipes for your ...

Must-Have Products to Build Your Basic Skincare Routine

There are literally hundreds of products available when it comes to skincare, and choosing what to use (and when) can feel overwhelming. The good news? There’s nothing wrong with beginning a small, simple skincare routine without feeling pressured to include all of the newest products. Ultimately, the best skincare routine is one that you’ll actually stick with, so choose the products ...

7 Tips for Creating a Lasting Fitness Plan

Now that the bulk of the pandemic is behind us, many are looking for ways to get back in their old fitness routine or start a new one. Whether you’re back at the gym or in your home fitness center, here are seven tips for creating a new routine you’ll actually stick to!

Start Slow

When starting a fitness routine, many people make the mistake of taking on more than they are ...