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VIDEO: Shark Attacks Dolphin Near Shore in Long Beach Township Thursday Morning

July 18, 2020

LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP, NJ - Video footage surfaced Thursday morning of a shark attacking a dolphin right off the shore in Long Beach Township.

Video footage was provided by Sean Donohue, who says he witnessed the encounter near 106th Street Beach.

There are unconfirmed reports that the dolphin was injured by a boat propeller and the blood in the water caused the sharks to ...


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TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Darlene Cullen of TAPinto South Plainfield

The featured TAPinto franchisee for the month of August 2020 is Darlene Cullen, who owns and operates TAPinto South Plainfield.  With a background in business development, Cullen has built a profitable online local news business while providing high-quality, objective local news for the residents of South Plainfield.   

Q. Why did you want to franchise a ...

New Jersey Date Night: Make it a Breakfast Date, Al Fresco

August 11, 2020

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

Some think it’s the most important meal of the day and others say it’s reserved for champions. When it comes to breakfast, it doesn’t take a titleholder to know it’s a tasty way to start your day, and your date! A little flirtation over a short stack and a little wink with a ...

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Milltown School District Announces Plans for Reopening of Schools in September

August 9, 2020

MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown School District announced plans to open the Parkview and Joyce Kilmer Schools on a fully virtual model in September if permitted to do so by the state. Milltown School District Superintendent Dr. Stephanie Brown made the announcement on Thursday with a letter to Milltown parents.

 "If the scope of our local authority to make decisions increases, the ...

Spotswood Recreation Department's Robert Hilse Directing His First Spotswood 5K

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Taking over the helm of the Spotswood 5K from longtime Spotswood Recreation Department volunteer Paul Wasserman left Robert Hilse with mixed emotions. He was excited at the prospect, but sad that his friend was retiring from the Spotswood Recreation Department after many years of service.

"Volunteering to take over as race director is a little bittersweet for me," ...

75% Of East Brunswick is Without Power, Says Mayor

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - PSEG has reported that Middlesex County was hit the worst during this hurricane. In East Brunswick they report almost 14,000 power outages, says East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen in a posting today.

PSEG is also reporting that their system is overwhelmed with power outage reports. This may be why some folks cannot get through to a help line.

 JCPL reports about ...

Somerville Supports Bucco Bill Seeking Compensation For NJMVC Mess

August 11, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Borough Council has signaled its support of a Senate bill that seeks to compensate dozens of communities in the state where costs have been incurred dealing with crowds, traffic, safety and related problems at state Motor Vehicle agencies since their re-openings four months after they were ordered closed by Gov. Phil Murphy to stem the spread of the COVID-19 ...

Vehicles Can Plug Into Battery Charging Station In Somerville Lot

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Public Service Electric Gas Foundation has contributed funding for installation of a battery charging station for electric vehicles in Municipal Parking Lot #1 as part of the New Jersey Sustainability Program.

The ChargePoint electric vehicle charging station is located n Lot 1 - spaces #1074 #1075. The parking lot is accessible off Maple Avenue and is ...

A Growing Tribute Of Condolences To State Senator Ron Rice On Passing Of His Wife Of 35 Years

(NEW JERSEY) - Elected officials and political leaders from all over the state are sending in words of condolences to State Senator and Chairman of the Legislative Black Caucus, Ronald L. Rice (Newark) on the sudden passing of his beloved wife of 35 years, Shirley Rice. Mrs. Rice passed away unexpectedly on the morning of August 4, 2020. Shirley Rice, a long time champion for collegiate ...

East Brunswick Voters Will Decide Fate of Clean Energy Program

August 11, 2020

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Township Council did not approve a citizen-led ordinance to create a new aggregation program that would deliver 100 percent clean, renewable electricity by the year 2030. The council’s move means that the question will be decided by voters in the November election. 


The ordinance calls for the creation of an energy aggregation ...

PSEG Power Outage Update And Contact Numbers

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  - After an intense night of work and more inclement weather, as of 9:45 a.m., PSEG has restored power to 435,000 customers and has about 140,000 customers still without power in New Jersey. PSE&G expects at least 85% of our customers without power to be restored by Friday night, but some difficult restorations may continue through the weekend -- possibly into Monday.

East Brunswick Community Arts Center is Hosting an Urgent Community Blood Drive on Tuesday

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS) is issuing an urgent call for healthy blood donors to donate blood at East Brunswick Community Arts Center. The blood drive will be held on Tuesday, August 11th between 9am-3pm. East Brunswick Community Arts Center is located at 721 Cranbury Road in East Brunswick. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins will be taken if social distancing ...