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August 27, 2021

Following the Opening of Round Table Studios, a New Flexible Workplace and Social Club, The Connell Company Brings All-New Bike Share Program to The Park BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – The Connell Company is pleased to announce the launch of its new Bike Share Program at The Park at Berkeley Heights, a ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A Rutgers defensive back is leaving the football team, citing the university’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Peyton Powell, a native of Midland, Texas, who did not see any playing time since joining the team in December 2019, announced on Twitter that he will enter the mechanism ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights 24th annual 5K Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk is returning on Sunday, September 19 after being canceled last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for "easy registration." The Berkeley Heights Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk was ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- Anthony Frasier, CEO of ABF Creative, an audio intelligence-driven production company located in Newark spoke with TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur to discuss the company’s body of work in recent years.  ABF Creative is America’s first and only AI-driven production company and has focused ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — As of Aug. 20, 67 percent of all eligible Bernardsville residents of all ages had been fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  That figure rose 3 percent from the 64 percent who had been fully vaxxed four weeks earlier, according to data from the nj.gov COVID dashboard. Among all ...

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BRANCHBURG, NJ - State Sen. Kip Bateman and Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean’s legislation to increase penalties for hazing was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy during a ceremony at Raritan Valley Community College Tuesday. In attendance were Piazza's parents, Jim and Evelyn Piazza; ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Three quarterbacks were still battling it out for a starting berth as the Bernards High School football team approaches a front-loaded schedule with two showcase games on the schedule before Labor Day. In this case, the quarterback derby appears to be a competition of strong ...

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TRENTON, NJ — All teachers and school personnel in New Jersey will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 18 or be regularly tested, Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday.  Under Murphy's Executive Order, all pre-school through grade-12 school personnel will be ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - For 80 years the Tour of Somerville has been known as one of the elite bike races in the United States. Professional cyclists from around the world travel to this Central New Jersey borough with the goal of winning this prestigious event. For the first time since the Tour began ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Two arrests were made in connection with last week's homicide on Clyde Potts Drive in Morristown, according to police. The shooting occurred at around 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 18. While the suspects awaited extradition to New Jersey, the Morristown Police Department still ...

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NEW JERSEY — Ground cherries, also called cape gooseberries, make an appearance this time each year at New Jersey farmer’s markets. They’re also popular with home gardeners. Like tomatillos, ground cherries grow inside papery husks that are easily peeled off. They have a golden color and a ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — Bedminster resident Katie Dispenziere recently donated the Bedminster Little Free Library, which has been installed at Knox Avenue Park behind the Pluckemin neighborhood.   The objective of the Little Library is to increase availability to books for residents young and old.

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — After increased sightings in Bernardsville, Bedminster and across the state of spotted lanternflies, an exotic invasive insect known to feed on 70 different types of plants and trees, the New Jersey Department of Agriculture (NJDA) is urging anyone who comes across the insect to ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Even before the global pandemic caused a drastic adjustment in the work environment for businesses, The Connell Company was bringing a vision of an urban work-life environment to The Park, a 185-acre mixed-use campus with over 1.5 million square feet of office space in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Since 1940 and every year since, excluding the four World War II years, the Tour of Somerville has been a bike racing mainstay on Memorial Day, the longest-running bike race in North America. All of this changed in 2020 when the pandemic hit the U.S. and the sport of cycling ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — In a 10-minute Zoom meeting Wednesday afternoon that would be its last until mid-September, the Borough Council approved a resolution authorizing the conditional job offers to two new police patrolmen. Chief of Police Kevin Valentine acknowledged a sharp decrease in the ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — The Township Committee on Monday introduced an ordinance appropriating $64,400 from the 2021 Capital Plan for the paving of Black River Road. The public hearing for this ordinance is scheduled for Sept. 7 at 7 p.m. during the Township Committee's next meeting. Bedminster ...

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Charcuterie boards are all the rage. Who can resist an artful (and Instagram-able) presentation of tasty little bites? Curls of prosciutto, cubes of cheese, sprinkles of nuts, colorful slices of fruit — charcuterie boards can be a delight to the eyes and the tastebuds. Though traditional ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — The Bedminster Farmers Market will be a destination for more than just fine food and produce this weekend. The Somerset County Department of Health will be administering the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine on Saturday, Aug. 21 from 9 a.m. to noon at the ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — After a very late start to the 2020 season, the Bernards High School football team is gearing up for a record early start to the 2021 campaign. The Mountaineers, who held their traditional open practice/intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday before plenty of parents and alumni, ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Although recently ranked as the number one state in the nation in which to live, New Jersey also ranked next-to-last for cost of living and affordability. Economists say that nearly 37% of New Jersey residents are living paycheck to paycheck. TAPintoTV spoke with community leaders and ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Fire officials and police are investigating the cause of a three-alarm fire that destroyed a barn at 1548 Millstone River Road Saturday night. There were no injuries, and several horses that were boarded in the barn were led to safety by property owners John Van Cleef and his ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Three victims, including a 14-year-old boy, were gunned down as they sat on a patio outside a first-floor apartment Friday night, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. The 14-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene; a 31-year-old man was taken to ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ -- The Bernards Township Health Department, which serves six communities, has scheduled a “Back-to-School” Pfizer COVID-19 (2-dose) vaccine clinic for anyone age 12 or older. The vaccine dates are scheduled for two Mondays, Aug. 23 and Sept. 13, during after-school hours. A ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. Sometimes a hot summer date night calls for a meal on the lighter side, and as New Jersey daters we know that there’s no sacrificing flavor just because the meal is light.  Seafood is the perfect bill of fare ...

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KINGSTON, R.I. — A student from Bedminster, N.J. was named to the University of Rhode Island's Spring 2021 Dean's List.  Stefanie Valera of Bedminster received the honor for 12 or more credits for letter grades which are GPA applicable during a semester and achieving at least a 3.30 quality ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Borough residents will have less time to attend to overgrown weeds on their property after an administrative change that Bernardsville Mayor Mary Jane Canose announced at Monday night's Borough Council Zoom meeting. To this point, property owners have been allowed up to 11 ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The redevelopment of the Quimby Lane block will be handled by Advance Realty Investors, Mayor Mary Jane Canose announced at Monday night's Borough Council Zoom meeting. Advance Realty Investors of Bedminster was selected after a lengthy review process over Melillo Equities of ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The public is invited to mark their calendars for an evening of chef-prepared farm-to-table cuisine, Colonial-era music, and festive fun inside the Farmstead Arts' beautifully and extensively restored 18th century English barn on Saturday, Oct. 2. The fundraiser is an event ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Two GoFundMe campaigns have been set up in memory of 4-year-old Kyle Meyers, who drowned in a tragic accident at Sunset Lake Friday. The first campaign, according to Kyle’s uncle Bill Meyers, was set up by neighbors of the family in the Sunset Lake area of Bridgewater. As of ...

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