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Bernardsville Police Conduct Back To School Supply Drive to Support Students

July 29, 2021

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — In an effort to help provide school supplies to local students in need, the Bernardsville Police Department will be collecting donations of Back to School Supplies during the month of August as part of the department's ongoing community policing activities.4

Each year many students return to school without the means to obtain the required materials needed to ...

Far Hills-Bedminster Fire Department Assists with Truck Accident

BEDMINSTER, NJ — On Tuesday, 29 Fire was dispatched from the Far Hills-Bedminster Fire Department to I-78 West for an overturned tractor trailer on its side.

Engine 29-1 and Rescue 29 both responded to the scene, where there was no entrapment and no injuries. Crews cleared up after about an hour on scene during the afternoon.

Bedminster Police Department to Get $32K of New Upgrades

BEDMINSTER, NJ — The Township Committee this week passed an ordinance appropriating $31,900 for the Police Department.

The money appropriated from the Capital Improvement Fund will go toward the purchase of needed police equipment

"This comes from our budget discussion," Bedminster Police Chief Karl Rock said. "(We will) utilize funding for three or four mobile data ...

Bedminster Gives $3K to Far Hills-Bedminster Fire Department for Support of Farmers Market

BEDMINSTER, NJ — Bedminster Mayor Larry Jacobs and members of the Bedminster Farmers Market Committee presented a check for $3,000 on July 17 to the Far Hills-Bedminster Fire Department in appreciation of both their support to the community and their assistance with the installation and maintenance of the Farmers Market promotional banners displayed throughout town. 

(From left are ...

Bernardsville Police Arrest Michigan Man with Loaded Handgun

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — A Michigan man was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a weapon near Mt. Airy Road last week.

On Thursday, July 15 at 9:40 p.m., the Bernardsville Police Department arrested Harry Douglas Kirk of Farmington Hills, Mich. While on patrol, Officer Anthony Foley pulled Douglas' car over for a traffic violation in the ...

Far Hills Teen Charged with Carjacking

FAR HILLS, NJ — A 16-year-old male from Far Hills was arrested after an attempted carjacking last month.

According to Far Hills police and the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office, who announced the arrest Wednesday, at approximately 9:18 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, the Far Hills Police Department received a call reporting an attempted carjacking at a residence in the Polo ...

Claremont Road at Seney Drive and Mine Mount Road in Bernardsville Closed This Week

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — New Jersey American Water Company is replacing a water main at the intersection of Claremont Road at Seney Drive and Mine Mount Road this week.

Through at least Thursday, July 22, vehicles will not be able to cross the intersection during construction, according to Bernardsville police. Local detours will be in place. 

"Motorists traveling to local ...

State Police Investigating Possible I-78 Road-Rage Shooting Incident in Bedminster

BEDMINSTER, NJ — A vehicle was struck by gunfire in Bedminster Township on Wednesday, July 7,

According to police, troopers from Troop “B” Perryville Station responded to Interstate 78 westbound in the area of milepost 28, where the driver of a Toyota Camry alleged that her vehicle was struck by gunfire.

Based on the preliminary investigation, at approximately ...

Bernardsville Police Investigating Vehicle Thefts from Driveways Over Weekend

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Three vehicles were reported stolen from private driveways in the  borough overnight between Friday, July 9 and Saturday morning, police said.

Additionally, several other vehicles in the borough were entered and had personal property  removed. In a related matter, the police recovered another vehicle previously reported as being stolen ...

Bernardsville: Anderson Road, Seney Drive to be Closed Monday, 7/12

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — New Jersey American Water Company will be replacing a water main at the intersection of Anderson Hill Road and Seney Drive on Monday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. 

Vehicles will not be able to transit the intersection during construction. Local detours will be in place. 

Police say that motorists traveling to the schools, Polo Grounds or pool during this time ...

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What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

New Jersey Dentist Provides Painless Non-Invasive Laser Treatment for Sleep Apnea

July 26, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Dr. Joseph DalBon of the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry spoke with TAPintoTV to discuss a new painless laser oral treatment created to alleviate sleep apnea.

“Sleep apnea is a condition where the patient is waking up during the night and unable to breathe that can cause a number of serious health issues,” he said. Some of these health issues ...

What Are The Three Types of Electric Vehicles? Hybrid, PHEV and BEV

WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the three kinds of electric vehicles in the automotive marketplace; Hybrid, PHEV, and BEV. 

Hybrid vehicles have gas and electric engines but no plug-in charging functionality. “The system charges itself through regenerative braking,” Spina explained. “It harnesses the kinetic ...

TAPinto Denville Franchisee Joins Senior Team of African American Chamber of Commerce of NJ

DENVILLE, NJ -- The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (AACCNJ) announced the addition of Ferlanda Fox Nixon, Esq. -- franchisee, publisher, and editor of TAPinto Denville -- as chief of policy and government affairs. 

AACCNJ is a proactive advocacy group that provides a platform for New Jersey’s African-American business leaders to speak with a ...

Lifelong Journalist Finds Way To Keep News Passion Alive By Launching TAPinto Chatham

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - To reporters, news is more than a job, it’s a passion. For Ed Barmakian, news is his whole life. And when he saw his passion was in danger, he found a way to evolve to meet the times rather than lose what he loves. 

Barmakian launched TAPinto Chatham in July of 2013. He had recently retired from the Star Ledger after 33 as a sports journalist and editor. His ...

Summer Ad Trends That Help Your Business Beat The Heat And The Competition

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Summer is back and so are customers! With the worst of COVID-19 hopefully behind us, people are more excited than ever to get outside and enjoy the warm weather. For your business, this could be a huge opportunity to draw in new customers and gain additional revenue you may have lost during last year’s lockdown. 

With consumers looking to shop locally now more ...

Shapiro: The Foxes are Winning: Partisan Local News Sites are Getting the Upperhand

Back in October, I wrote about the launch of partisan local news sites and how they were filling the void in local news in towns across the country. Since then, the amount of such sites has grown from a few hundred to more than 1,000. While some high-quality objective local news sites have launched since then, they are being dwarfed in size and scale by the partisan sites.

One ...

Immunotherapy Provides More Options in Treatment of Advanced Melanoma

A decade ago, a diagnosis of metastatic melanoma was often tantamount to a death sentence: the five-year survival rate was below 5%. Advances in treatment have vastly altered that narrative. As director of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Melanoma Center, I have witnessed the long-term survival rate improve tenfold, and effective treatments continue to be developed.

The Atlantic ...

What Somerset County Towns Have Banned Cannabis?

July 24, 2021

As the Aug. 21 deadline to decide on legal marijuana gets closer, towns in Somerset County are banning or allowing — mostly banning — cannabis businesses, with some enacting penalties as high as $200 for smoking weed in public.

The laws passed by the state legislature this year gave municipalities in New Jersey six months to pass ordinances banning the nascent industry. Some, like ...

Daniel Anderl - Love Is Light 5K Race/Walk Raises $100K+ for Scholarships

July 18, 2021

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The original goals of the Love Is Light 5K Race/Walk on Saturday, July 17, in honor of Daniel Anderl were 500 participants and $100,000 for scholarships at St. Joseph High School. However, organizers announced that the event had more than double the number of participants, who included Gov. Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy and Daniel's parents, Mark Anderl and ...

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center Ranked #1 in NJ by U.S. News & World Report

July 27, 2021

 MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System announced on Tuesday that Morristown Medical Center was ranked the number one hospital in New Jersey for the fourth year in a row by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021-2022 Best Hospital rankings. The medical center is one of the top acute care hospitals in New Jersey to be nationally ranked, and ...

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