"Shred It and Forget It"

The Clean Communities & Recycling Programs of Piscataway Township present the “Shred It & Forget It” Mobile Community Shredding Program for Piscataway residents only.

For homeowners, the Piscataway Service Card is required at the entrance. For tenants, please bring your driver’s license.

All shredding events are from 8 a.m.-Noon or until the truck is full, rain or shine.


Sat, June 12
8:00 am — 12:00 pm
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The Clean Communities & Recycling Programs of Piscataway Township present the “Shred It & Forget It” Mobile Community Shredding Program for Piscataway residents only.

For homeowners, the Piscataway Service Card is required at the entrance. For tenants, please bring your driver’s license.

All shredding events are from 8 a.m.-Noon or until the truck is full, rain or ...

141 Academy Street Piscataway, NJ 08854

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NJSC, NAACP Issue Statement Opposing Land Use Variance to Construct Proposed Warehouse across from Randolphville School in Piscataway

June 9, 2021

TO:  Piscataway Township Council   

Dear Council Members:

This is a statement presented in formal opposition to the land use variance that you are considering in order to permit the construction of a large new warehouse across the street from the Randolphville K-3 Elementary School. The school is already in close proximity to three other warehouses. The construction of ...

Community Group Launches Transparency, Access and Public Engagement (TAPE) Voter Initiative

June 11, 2021

Piscataway, NJ — The Piscataway Progressive Democratic Organization announced the launch of a voter initiative to expand community involvement and increase accountability in key municipal meetings and decisions. The Transparency, Access and Public Engagement (TAPE) ordinance would mandate that the Township record, broadcast and use streaming services for all Township Council, ...

Take Our 2021 Reader Survey: We Want to Hear From You

Local news is more important than ever.  To fulfill our mission of providing our readers with objective, daily, local news, we’re conducting a survey on what our readers think about TAPinto and how they engage with the news.  We invite you to take our 2021 Reader Survey.   

Your feedback is important to us and helps us improve the quality of your reader ...

TAPinto's 2021 General Election Policies

TAPinto is a network of more than 90 award-winning objective online local news sites. We do not endorse candidates.

All candidates are provided the same opportunities to utilize TAPinto to market their candidacies.  All candidates are charged the same amount for the same marketing vehicle. 

To discuss advertising on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher ...

Hidden Gems: "Literary Emporium" Opens in New Brunswick with Music, Art, and Lots of Books

June 12, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It was a hot day in the Hub City in a neighborhood tucked in behind the Library, across from an historic cemetery, and down the block from the iconic George Street Co-Op. This past Sunday there was dancing in the street - New Brunswick's 55 Morris Street to be precise - and an exuberant atmosphere in the hearts of those in attendance at the grand opening of Hidden ...

NJ Turnpike Authority Forces Sayreville Veterans to Remove Military Branch Flags from Parkway Overpass

SAYREVILLE, NJ – Robert Bouthillette, Sayreville veteran, and his good friend Fred Block, sought to honor those currently serving and those who past served for Memorial Day, by placing the military branch flags above the Garden State Parkway.

Related: Sayreville Residents Honor Veterans With Flags

Block then received a call from the New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) that the ...

Five Middlesex County Towns to Celebrate Juneteenth

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — As part of New Jersey’s first official commemoration of Juneteenth, Middlesex County will mark the holiday with County-wide celebrations beginning with the Central Jersey Chapters of NAACP and the Arts Institute of Middlesex County mural painting event in New Brunswick on Wednesday, June 16 and Thursday, June 17, and concluding with multiple flag ...

Summer Reading and Much More at Your Piscataway Library


Juneteenth Poetry Jubilee
Wednesday, June 16, ...

Rutgers President Holloway Meets with Some Campus' Jewish Leaders

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The president at Rutgers said today’s meeting with some campus Jewish leaders was part of an ongoing attempt to “help foster an environment where every member feels welcomed, supported, heard and appreciated.”

Jonathan Holloway and his chief of staff, Andrea Conklin Bueschel, met with Rabbi Yosef Carlebach, the executive director of Chabad House, and ...


Bruce W. Coburger, 66, died in New Brunswick on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.  He had suffered a ...
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Ngu Quoc Tran, also known as Peter amongst his seminarians and friends, passed away tragically as a ...
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New Jersey Date Night: A Revolutionary Trip to Bordentown

June 9, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Making a day of a date is a great way to create memories with your love, but when you choose to spend that time in Bordentown, it’s guaranteed to go down in relationship history. New Jersey has many historical towns and Bordentown, settled in 1682, is a true standout. Here you can visit the Clara ...

Hand Off: Somerville PD Passes Olympic Torch to Hillsborough PD

June 12, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Police throughout central New Jersey who slipped out of uniform in favor of running shorts, t-shirts and sneakers caught a break Friday, with a slight drizzle and temperatures in the 70s making their trek that much easier. 

More than one dozen Somerville police officers and law enforcement personnel from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office took off from their ...

Turnpike Official Explains Removal of Military Flags on Parkway Overpass in Sayreville

SAYREVILLE, NJ – The New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) is responding to the story of military flags being forced to be taken down from an overpass of the Garden State Parkway.

Tom Feeney, a spokesman, said Sayreville residents were asked to remove the flags a day after Memorial Day, noting it remained unclear to the Turnpike Authority for how long they planned to keep the ...

Somerville Man Sentenced for Setting Fire to Occupied Hillsborough Home

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Borough resident Patrick M. Hammond, 36, has been sentenced to jail for 14 years following his conviction for setting fire to an occupied Hillsborough home in 2018 with nine people inside.

Hammond was convicted of Aggravated Arson, 2nd Degree; Endangering another Person, 3rd Degree (9 Counts); Endangering the Welfare of a Child, 3rd Degree (4 Counts); Animal ...

My Own Private Ice Cube

Now that the economy is picking up and throngs of people are once again milling about freely, I’ve been thinking about buying an island.

Nothing too exotic. Just some beautiful water-lapped property of my own somewhere south of here where I can escape. Someplace private with pristine waters and spectacular 360 degree views. Someplace without neighbors who complain every time I crank up ...

How To Increase Customer Engagement

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The main goal of any advertising campaign is to engage with customers as effectively and often as possible. You want them to see your business and remember the name while creating a positive relationship with them.  Creating an engagement marketing strategy is how your business can stay at the forefront of your audience’s mind and generate business from them ...

TAPinto's Featured Marketing Partner: Edison Heating and Cooling

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Local communities are TAPinto’s specialty, and when it comes to marketing your business to these small areas, few places are better to partner with.

That’s why Mike Iarrapino, CEO of Edison Heating and Cooling, chose to market with TAPinto and continues to do so nearly seven years later.

“I decided to partner with TAPinto because they reached Edison ...

Does Anyone Have a Baby, Infant or Young Child? Or Are You Related to Know Someone Who Does?

If so, then you and they don't want to miss the next Looking Forward podcast episode with Professor Roberta Golinkoff, Ph.D., a nationally recognized expert on childhood development and related trends! Among other things, Dr. Golinkoff offers some scientifically tested strategies, including her "6 C's," for how to improve a baby, infant and young child's ...