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January 17, 2023

PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Scarves in Shappell Park is a Pay it Forward program that has taken off in Phillipsburg, NJ. With over 100 shares on social media, there is warmth in more ways than one in Phillipsburg, Thanks to a local resident, hand knitted scarves are continuing to be hung throughout the ...

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The Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service was founded by Americorps. According to its website, "The Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday is an official day of service and celebrates the civil rights leader’s life and legacy. Americans across the country step-up to make our communities more equitable ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ—A trip to the laundromat can now be a learning experience thanks to the Kiwanis Club of Phillipsburg and the Thomas Street Laundromat owner Gary Durga. With washers spinning, dryers drying, now pages will be turning at the local laundromat. Kiwanis club members, inspired by a ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - As we move onto 2023 TAPinto Phillipsburg would like to thank you for the support and your readership our first year in publication. From local news in government, schools, and sports, we’d like to share the list of the top 10 viewed stories of 2022. Here are the top ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – With 2023 approaching, many sit down and lay out a plan for the start of a new year. Are you a traditionalist and have the same goals every year? Or do you pick a single new year’s resolution and make it happen? Whether personal, professional, or just for fun, here are ten ...

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TAPinto Phillipsburg wishes to extend a very Merry Christmas to all those celebrating and, as this year comes to a close, to thank all our readers, advertisers, and members of the community for continuing to support us as we launched this year.  We value you and appreciate your continuing ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Throughout the area, there are gorgeous holiday light displays that will have you feeling merry and bright. Enjoy the third and final installment of touring the town Driving or walking through your own neighborhood to view a light display is a great event for the family with ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Throughout the area, there are gorgeous holiday light displays that will have you feeling merry and bright. Driving or walking through your own neighborhood to view a light display is a great event for the family with holiday tunes in the car. You can even a go for a solo ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Throughout the area, there are gorgeous holiday light displays that will have you feeling merry and bright. Driving or walking through your own neighborhood to view a light display is a great event for the family with holiday tunes in the car. You can even a go for a solo ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – For the second year, Santa Claus came to town to visit the Phillipsburg Housing Authority Saturday, December 10, 2022. He was even seen dancing to the music as he made his way down Anderson Street. Sponsored by the Phillipsburg Housing Authority, Santa and his elves ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Operation Toy train came steaming into Phillipsburg today to collect donated toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation. The toys are redistributed to underprivileged children within the collection area. Phillipsburg is one of the areas where the toys are ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The sun broke through as the flag was raised during an event held Saturday, December 3, 2022 at the Phillipsburg Masonic Lodge #52. We’re not kidding, it was a brief ray of light, but seemed almost magical. The flag event was held after the Missing Man Table Ceremony, both held ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Town of Phillipsburg, along with Norwescap and the Phillipsburg Chamber of Commerce, is supporting the efforts of our local Phillipsburg Union [PU] Tower restoration crew to benefit Toys For Tots with Operation Toy Train.  The event is this Sunday, December 4, 2022 from ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ – If you like craft shopping or just browsing, don’t miss out on the annual Crafts in the Warren Tech Event this Saturday. For the Fourteenth season, explore the halls and walls at this annual event that helps raise funds at Warren County Technical School for scholarships and ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – After multiple delays, the pool at Walter’s Park will be ready for 2023. It might be close to winter, but barring extreme weather delays, the pool is on track for a grand opening.   Ed “EJ” Tarpey spoke with us today and said “The contractors are working 5-6 days a week.

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The Phillipsburg Recreation department is getting things done. In addition to pool construction that is finally on track, the department is multitasking and checking off a bucket list of improvements.  Among them, are the basketball courts at Delaware Heights Park. In a video ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - It's time to light the tree in Shappell Park and have your photo taken with Santa!  Held annually, the tree lighting ceremony provides the children of Phillipsburg with an opportunity to visit Santa, receive free hats, gloves and scarves and lightly used coats for winter. Hot ...

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WARREN COUNTY, NJ – Live trees or artificial, Christmas tree season is underway, and Warren County has plenty of cut your own or pre-cut fresh trees to choose from.   Many locals take the time to travel to their favorite Christmas tree farm in the area, or in nearby Pennsylvania, and start ...

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Wayne, N.J— Approximately 54.6 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, a 1.5% increase over 2021 and 98% of pre-pandemic volumes, according to AAA. This year is projected to be the third busiest for Thanksgiving travel, with only 2005 and 2019 seeing more ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Game day is quickly approaching. How will you decorate for Thanksgiving?  With garnet and gray of course! Are you like us and have decor all year long? Everyone has an entire room or two with garnet and gray from their days as a Liner, don't they? Maybe the lawn signs are out, ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - Phillipsburg Rotary Poinsettia Sale is back again! The freshest Poinsettias delivered right to your home or business at the beginning of December. The Rotarians have four colors of Poinsettias for their sale. Red, White, Pink and Marble several sizes. What could be better than ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - The Bernadine May Legion Post 457 has moved the Veterans Day event from Shappell Park to the Legion Hall for November 11, 2022. The event will begin at 11:00 AM and is open to the public to attend.  The Bernadine May Legion Post Hall is at 321 Marshall Street, Phillipsburg, ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - For the fourteenth holiday season in a row, Operation Toy Train will collect toy donations for the U.S. Marine Corps to benefit underprivileged children in northern New Jersey and southern New York. The group will return to the rails again this year, making 24 stops at ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - An Anti-Bullying event for students, parents and residents of Phillipsburg was held in Shappell Park October 26, 2022. Phillipsburg resident and mother of two, Vickie Mendes-Branch began the nonprofit organization, The Branching Out Foundation nearly a decade ago when her son ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - For the 40th year, Phillipsburg and Easton held their annual Halloween Parade on Sunday, October 30, 2022, starting at 3:00 PM on McKeen Street in Phillipsburg and ending on Third Street around the circle in Easton, PA. Among those competing for $100 prizes in the ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – Phillipsburg held the newly rebranded Ole Towne Fall Festival in Shappell Park October 29, 2022.  The 34-year-old festival took center stage Oct. 29 at Shappell Park, showcasing live music, miniature train rides, hot dog eating contest, fire safety and prevention demo, kids ...

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Just in time for great Halloween photos, the annual foliage show across the garden state is at its peak this weekend according to the NJ Forest Service. The northwest corner of the state is reported to be "past peak." Most of the rest of the state is "at peak" except for some areas in Hudson and ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – A local nonprofit has put a pre-covid plan back in place. An Anti-Bullying event for students, parents and residents of Phillipsburg. According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, 2019,  one in five students report being bullied.  The reasons for being bullied ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ - While the Annual Phillipsburg Easton Halloween Parade is quickly approaching, it’s also tricks and trunk or treat time! Ghosts, goblins, princesses, and other characters get some use out of that costume and join in the fun. Here’s a roundup of fun, festive, spooky and safe ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – The  Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) today announced a Friday, Oct. 28 release date for long-forgotten archival film footage showing Depression-era traffic congestion in Easton, PA. and Phillipsburg, N.J. According to the release, "The film reel had been ...

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