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Body of Missing 21 Year Old Madison Student Has Been Found; Said Morris County Prosecutor

May 3, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The body of missing Madison student Ajay Sah has been found, announced Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll. Sah was a foreign exchange student from Nepal was attending Drew University. He was reported missing on January 22, 2021.

Sah was last seen on the campus of Drew University on January 19, according to police. Reports indicate that he traveled by NJ transit ...

Parsippany and Florham Park Locations Contributed to 2021 Operation Take Back Yielding 631 Pounds of Medications

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Approximately 631 pounds of unwanted, unused or expired medications were collected during the 2021 Operation Take Back. One location was in Parsippany at the Morris Hills Shopping Center at 3035-3189 Rt. 46 in Parsippany,  Also in Florham Park, the Borough Police were collecting in their parking lot. 

The goal is to encourage the public to anonymously turn over ...

License Plate Thrown Out Window in Middle of Parsippany Car Chase

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Morris County Park Police Department and the Boonton Police Departments were in pursuit of a vehicle that took off from a traffic stop.  The car was last seen on Rt. 287 South bound near Exit 37.

The NJ State Police were brought in for the chase as the car continued on Rt. 287 South. 

CSI is responding to process a license plate that was thrown out ...

Traffic Alert: Fatal Accident on Rt. 24 in Florham Park

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - There was a fatal motor vehicle accident on Rt. 24 Westbound in Florham Park that has now closed all east bound lanes from Rt. 287 to the Short Hills Mall.

The accident is under investigation.   More details will be provide as they are made available.

This according to breaking news alerts. 

Parsippany Schedules Hydrant Inspection & Flushing for April 18th

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills has scheduled a township wide hydrant inspection program.

On April 18th, the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills Water Department will begin its annual Hydrant Inspection & Flushing Program.

Crews will commence during the overnight hours and conclude each day at 6 AM. The program is expected to run until May 21. This program is ...

Crackdown on Distracted Driving Begins April 1

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The Morris Township Police Department is reminding motorists to not be a "distracted driver". 

Distracted driving is a dangerous epidemic on America's roadways, say police. Statistics from the Office of the Attorney General show that from 2012 to 2016, nearly 800,000 crashed in New Jersey ...

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Learn How Artificial Intelligence and Decision Intelligence is your Key to Safe Re-Openings

Many schools and businesses are still struggling to get people to feel safe enough to come back to inside their buildings.  Yet returning to in person gatherings is an important driver for a successful economic post-COVID rebound.

Smartscreen LLC is hosting a free webinar on utilizing artificial intelligence and decision intelligence to open your buildings, schools and ...

Modernizing IT Security

May 3, 2021

WHIPPANY, NJ - There is a market for everything—2020 taught us that. One of the hobbies that rose again in popularity last year was building jigsaw puzzles. Social media was ablaze with folks proudly posting images of their completed creations. Some dove into them out of boredom because the challenge allowed them to use their brain and body interactively over time. Many young people with ...

Thank you, front line pandemic workers

As we reflect on this past year, one dominated by the pandemic that has taken so much from us, we feel a surge of emotions from fear to grief to hope. Yet the one which might be the most enduring is gratitude, an appreciation for how much our frontline workers across the healthcare industry sacrificed to protect and care for our loved ones and members of the community. Time after time they faced ...

NJ Dentist and his Pit Bull Therapy Dog Give Back to Local Community

April 28, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- While Joseph DalBon, DMD, may be best known as a top-notch local dentist at the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, he is also the proud owner of a therapy dog. Dr. DalBon spoke with TAPintoTV about his Pit Bull puppy, Olivia, the services she provides to others in the community, and how he came to recognize her unique talents.

DalBon realized Olivia was ...

The Gift of Getting Older

May 9, 2021

Today is my dad, Joe Ali's, 80th birthday and in a quest to find some older pictures of him to post on Facebook, my youngest son and I waffled through old picture albums.  The old school kind where the photos are taped individually to the pages.  He wanted to know why so many of them were yellow and so I had to explain to him that it is what happens to things that get ...

Find Your Green Thumb: NJ Experts Offer Tips for Starting a Kitchen Garden

May 8, 2021

NEW JERSEY — They don’t call this The Garden State for nothing.

Want to bring out your inner green thumb this season? There’s no better time than now to get started on a kitchen garden.

“There is no mastery of gardening, you just get better at guessing,” said Bloomfield’s L. Be. Sholar, who offers gardening tips on her blog, Farm-Based ...

Missing NJ Baby Found After Amber Alert Issued, State Police Say

May 10, 2021

Updated at 3:51 p.m.

NEW JERSEY — Following an Amber alert issued Monday, authorities have found a 2-week-old baby reported missing, state police said.

"Chinna Payne, a 2-week-old baby girl, of East Orange, N.J. has been safely located," state police said in a Facebook post.

Police had said the child was last seen in East Orange with a 27-year-old man.

Weighting 7 ...

TAPinto Tips: Intro to SEO

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - If you own a business, you might be familiar with lots of trends in marketing that promise to increase your business: social media and email campaigns, as well as paid and organic ads. One trend that tends to get overlooked is SEO, or search engine optimization. SEO is a proven and necessary tool, but you may ask yourself, “What is it?” and “How can you best ...

Veteran TAPinto Franchisee Launches TAPinto Raritan Bay

SAYREVILLE, NJ - Longtime TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood franchisee John Mooney is taking his talents to the banks of the Raritan. After spending years growing TAPinto Scotch Plains-Fanwood into one of the networks top 5 most-visited sites, Mooney is officially launching TAPinto Raritan Bay, covering Sayreville and South Amboy, N.J.

“Since I am familiar with Sayreville-South Amboy and ...

Fighting Fatigue: How To Sleep Better And Longer

Getting a good night’s sleep plays a vital role in your overall health. Sleeping recharges your body and brain to help prepare and energize you for each new day. On the other hand, sleep deprivation can cause a slew of problems, including memory issues and an increased risk for car accidents.

According to the National Sleep Foundation, adults aged 26-64 need seven to nine hours of sleep ...

4 Unique and Meaningful Ways to Decorate for Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day around the corner, it’s time to think about decorations that will brighten up your home as well as show Mom that she’s a unique, valued person in your family. With a few simple touches, it’s easy to create meaningful decorations that highlight the things that she loves best. Here are four great ways to add some color and style to Mom’s favorite ...

Bringing Spring Inside: Adding Pops of Color in Every Room

As the weather warms up, spring colors are arriving in home décor trends. Whether you’re inviting guests over in person or continuing your distanced Zoom calls, you’ll want to incorporate pops of spring color into every room of your house. Fortunately, adding color doesn’t have to break the bank, and you can easily experiment with the best way to invigorate your spaces ...

Celebrating Mother’s Day: 4 Ways to Make Mom Feel Special

Mother’s Day is a wonderful time to tell the caregivers in your life how special they are. By highlighting Mom’s favorite things in your celebrations, you’ll be able to shine a light on everything unique about her. If you’re looking for interesting ways to host a Mother’s Day celebration for a group, big or small, here are four memorable events that will leave Mom ...

Understanding SPF for Healthy Summer Skin

As we head outside to take advantage of the warmer weather, skincare and sun safety should be top priorities. While the sun’s rays provide countless benefits, the ultraviolet (or UV) components of sunlight are damaging to our skin. A sunburn from overexposure isn’t just temporarily painful - the UV rays that cause a burn are doing long-term damage to your skin cells that’s ...