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ARREST MADE IN CONNECTION WITH BANK ROBBERY IN  THE TOWN OF BOONTON 

December 6, 2019

BOONTON, NJ - There has been an arrest in relation to the bank robbery incident that occured in Boonton on the day before Thanksgiving.  The full news released issued by the Morris County Prosecutor's office is listed below:

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Boonton Police Chief David Mayhood announce the arrest of Andrew ...

Acquittal for Former Roxbury Teacher's Aide Who Dangled Boy by Feet

ROXBURY, NJ – A former Roxbury teacher’s aide, who held a 6-year-old special needs student upside down last year because he was misbehaving in class, was acquitted Wednesday of a petty disorderly person offense related to the matter.

The woman, Shannon Rooney, stood trial before Roxbury Municipal Court Judge Ira Cohen on a harassment charge, specifically “offensive ...

K-9 Unit Puppy Named After Cop Killed in Roxbury

ROXBURY, NJ – A puppy donated to the Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Section now bears a name that honors a police officer killed in Roxbury eight years ago.

The 5-month-old female Belgian Malinois, one of two puppies donated to the Sheriff’s Office, is now named JoJo in honor of Mount Arlington Police Officer Joseph Wargo. Wargo was killed on Route 80 on Oct. 16, 2011 ...

Measles Confirmed Elementary School in Nutley

NUTLEY, NJ - In a letter sent to parents Thursday, Nutley Superintendent of Schools Dr. Julie Glazer reported that the Nutley Health Department confirmed that there was a case of measles in Washington Elementary School.

In her letter, Glazer stated that the district has been "tracking this case before it was confirmed and now will continue to monitor and follow guidance from the New ...

Rutgers Fires Chris Ash After Yet Another Lopsided Loss

PISCATAWAY – Rutgers has fired football coach Chris Ash and offensive coordinator John McNulty hours after another lopsideded loss at the hands of another Big Ten opponent.

Tight ends coach Nunzio Campanile will serve as interim head coach for the remainder of the season, according to a statement from director of athletics Pat Hobbs.

"We appreciate Chris's dedicated efforts ...

Bank in Pequannock Robbed; Police Still Searching for Perpetrator

PEQUANNOCK, NJ – The Wells Fargo Bank on Route 23 in Pequannock was robbed Thursday morning and police are searching for a lone white male who successfully obtained an unspecified amount of cash, according to a release from the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office.

At approximately 10:45 a.m. Sept. 26, the man, described as older with a possibly fake black beard, walked into the ...

Teen Who Was Hit By Car Leaving Football Game, Died

DOVER, NJ - Tragedy has struck the Dover community as a well loved track team member from Dover High School, died after being in a medically induced coma at Morristown Medical Center since September 13th.

The incident occured on September 13th on Route 46 in Rockaway when Steven Gomez-Restrepo was run over by a car leaving a football game at Morris Knolls High School.  He passed away ...

After More Than 75 Years, Remains of WWII Hero Paul Cybowski Come Home for Burial

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – After more than 75 years, World War II hero Paul Cybowski is finally home. On Sept. 23, the remains of Cybowski, who was killed in action in 1943, received an official military escort back to South Plainfield. He will officially be laid to rest alongside his family this week. 

Cybowski was born in South Plainfield and attended Roosevelt School.

Artist/activist Places 800-pound Opioid Spoon at J&J Headquarters

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - When Domenic Esposito's youngest brother was in the throes of addiction, the family would find burnt spoons - the tale tell sign that he had been doing drugs - scattered around the house.

Esposito's heart broke each time they found one.

So the artist-turned-activist picked an oversized spoon with cooked opioid as a symbol of protest.

Esposito placed one of his ...

Motorheads Gather to Greet and Support Roxbury Amputee

ROXBURY, NJ – “Street Rod” buffs and motorcyclists gathered in Succasunna on Tuesday to welcome, and raise money for, Chris Schmidt, a Roxbury man whose foot was amputated last month due to injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident.

They converged at the Roxbury Mall where the North Jersey Street Rod Association (NJSRA) held a special installment of its weekly “Sunset ...

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Letter to Editor: Support Law Allowing More Jerseyans to Get Drivers' License

December 10, 2019

Dear Editor,

Many in New Jersey are prevented from driving because they have no proof of permanent residence or  access to proper identification papers. These include the homeless, victims of domestic violence, many seniors, undocumented immigrant residents and people re-entering society after incarceration. Yesterday, a bill that would change that passed the Assembly judiciary. In the ...

In Response to Lindsey Graham's Dismissal of the Articles of Impeachment

Senator Joe Pennacchio released the following statement upon hearing that Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham wishes a quick dismissal of the Articles of Impeachment, if and when they come to the Senate from the House.

Senator Lindsey Graham has publicly stated that the Articles of Impeachment against President Trump will be dead on arrival when they come over to the United States Senate ...

Statement on First Congressional Judiciary Hearing on Impeachment:

Lacking any credible witnesses that can point to a , “ high crime or even a misdemeanor “, that President Trump committed, Chairman Nadler and his Democrat acolytes chose to call up four college professors to make a case for impeachment. ( Three actually )

It has become painfully transparent that the Democrats lack the skill or evidence to make an honest case against the President ...

Decorate Safely this Holiday Season

December 7, 2019

Colorful decorations, twinkling lights, scented candles and of course Christmas trees help make the holiday season festive, but these same items can also increase the risk of home fires.  

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), each year firefighters respond to an average of 170 home fires that are reportedly caused by Christmas trees, and some 800 fires ...

Morristown Medical Center Recognized Six Times as One of America’s ‘100 Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs’

Morristown, NJ—Morristown Medical Center’s nationally recognized orthopedic program was again named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of ‘100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs.’ This is the medical center’s sixth consecutive year on the exclusive list, which is based on patient outcomes, satisfaction, and quality of ...

Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce to Join Cerbo’s Parsippany Greenhouses as Volunteers Load Up “Trees for Troops” on Sunday

Parsippany - Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce will join Cerbo’s Parsippany Greenhouses in preparing Christmas trees for delivery to U.S. armed forces and military families through the national “Trees for Troops” program at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. Operating its 15th year, “Trees for Troops” provides free, farm-grown Christmas trees to armed forces members ...

Morristown Medical Center’s Dr. Philippe Généreux Named One of World’s Most Highly Cited Researchers

Only One in 1,000 Scientists Receive This Designation; Dr. Géneréux’s Papers Rank in the Top 1% of Citations for Clinical Medicine

Morristown, NJ – Philippe Géneréux, MD, Co-Director of the Structural Heart Program at Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and an interventional cardiologist internationally known for his novel ...

Delta Dental and Zufall Health Honor Veterans with Weekend of Free Dental Care at 3rd Annual “Smiles For Our Heroes”

In the heat of the Viet Nam War, Albert Grazevich knew how to handle almost any situation, but after losing several teeth many years later, he retreats when running into old friends.

“If I see my wife stop to talk to someone, I’m embarrassed and usually go the other way,” admitted the Navy veteran whose teeth needed thousands of dollars of restoration work.

But after being ...

Representative Sherrill Announces “12 Days of SALT” Campaign on the House Floor to Lift the Federal Cap on State and Local Tax (SALT) Deduction

Washington, DC – With 12 days left on the legislative calendar, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) launched a “12 Days of SALT” campaign on the House Floor to urge the House to lift the federal cap on state and local tax (SALT) deduction before the end of 2019.

“I rise today on behalf of the taxpayers of North Jersey,” said Representative ...

Governor Murphy Celebrates Milestone for Latest Class of NJ TRANSIT Locomotive Engineers

Governor Phil Murphy and NJ TRANSIT President and CEO Kevin Corbett this week recognized NJ TRANSIT’s latest locomotive engineer training class for completing their formal training.

This unique pilot class consisted of assistant conductors training to become locomotive engineers by leveraging their knowledge of the railroad.  The class of eleven trainees will be graduating ...

Rush Hour at the Port Authority Bus Terminal

During rush hour every evening, your bus is one of more than 1,200 NJ TRANSIT bus departures from the Port Authority Bus Terminal. In this video, we go behind the scenes of the world’s busiest bus terminal to see the incredible team effort that keeps all these buses moving.

The Port Authority Bus Terminal services more than 260,000 daily customers for both local and long-distance ...

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Sat, December 14, 9:00 AM

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Morris Plains

St. Paul's Annual Cookie Walk

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Sat, December 14, 7:30 PM

livingston high school, livingston

"Happy Birthday Ludwig"

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Millennial Councilwoman Encourages Younger Generations to Get Involved in Local Government

December 10, 2019

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- TAPintoTV caught up with Crystal Pruitt, Councilwoman of Franklin Township, at the 2019 New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference. Pruitt is currently the youngest person on the Franklin Township Council, and we spoke with her about her background, goals, and advice for millennials who want to get more politically active. 

Pruitt, who is also Chief of Staff for ...

How to Approach the Holidays in a Healthy Way

December 13, 2019

“It’s the holidays!”  It’s funny how three words can evoke so many different reactions.  Maybe you are an “Oh no! It’s too soon” kind of person. Or you might be more of the “I can hardly wait” type.  Whatever your mindset, we all get repeated messages that the holidays are supposed to be a time of merriment and magic.  ...

SUEZ and The Shauger Group Make Thanksgiving Memorable for Local Families

Carrying on their tradition of spreading kindness during the holidays, SUEZ and The Shauger Group once again teamed up to make the Thanksgiving holiday a special one for local families.

Together, SUEZ and The Shauger Group​ donated 600 Thanksgiving meals to the municipalities of East Orange, Orange, Bloomfield, and Irvington, as well as to Saint Cecilia’s Roman ...

New Jersey Date Night: Holiday Outings to Light Up Your Heart

December 13, 2019

The holiday season is upon us and even though we feel pulled in every possible direction, it’s important to make time for our other halves. It may seem impossible with all the parties, school programs and work events, but scheduling a date is not only great for your relationship but a perfect way to celebrate the beauty of the winter holidays.

And when it comes to a beautiful ...

ARREST MADE IN CONNECTION WITH BANK ROBBERY IN  THE TOWN OF BOONTON 

December 6, 2019

BOONTON, NJ - There has been an arrest in relation to the bank robbery incident that occured in Boonton on the day before Thanksgiving.  The full news released issued by the Morris County Prosecutor's office is listed below:

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Boonton Police Chief David Mayhood announce the arrest of Andrew ...

TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Elizabeth Clee of TAPinto Clark

The featured TAPinto franchisee for December 2019 is Elizabeth Clee of TAPinto Clark.  Elizabeth, a former Human Resources corporate warrior, has used her corporate background and business experience to create her own successful, profitable business while giving back to the community at the same time. 

Q. Why did you want to franchise your  TAPinto site? What caused ...