%PDF-1.7 %���� Inspecting all vehicles, trailers, or any outdoor items before you move around or out of a quarantined county is important. endstream endobj 38 0 obj <>/Metadata 2 0 R/Pages 35 0 R/StructTreeRoot 6 0 R/Type/Catalog/ViewerPreferences 60 0 R>> endobj 39 0 obj <>/MediaBox[0 0 612 792]/Parent 35 0 R/Resources<>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI]/XObject<>>>/Rotate 0/StructParents 0/Tabs/S/Type/Page>> endobj 40 0 obj <>stream The DCP will continue its afterschool, extended-day program at the Summit Community Center. Ocean Spray reports that six in 10 Americans say cranberry sauce has and always will be on their Thanksgiving table every year. People in other New Jersey counties are advised to report any spotted lanternfly sightings to the state Department of Agriculture’s special hotline number — 833-BADBUG-0 … Phil Murphy shared resources for those feeling overwhelmed. To register complaints about emails from TAPinto.net, please email, https://www.nj.gov/agriculture/divisions/pi/prog/spottedlanternfly.html, Virtual: 27th Annual Oak Knoll Royal Boutique, PHOTOS: Springfield Football Players Enjoy Thanksgiving Weekend Friendly Game. SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Over the weekend, members of the football team played a ... SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, local eatery Crab Du Jour gave back to the community, donating over 100 dollars worth of food to the Springfield Fire Department. The spotted lanternfly, an invasive insect known for its distinct pattern has been spotted in Springfield and confirmed by the township's department of public works, according to a post on the township website. Since the most current results were released, Springfield now currently has 477 cumulative positive tests and 23 deaths since the start of the pandemic. 0p&��~��E~���c�R6�LdQ�1��L36�-a���Z� � \  The Department appreciates residents reporting the addresses of Spotted Lanternfly sightings and … Phil Murphy not ... SPRINGFIELD, NJ — The Chisholm Park upper softball field will soon be receiving some much-needed renovations. With three days to go until Thanksgiving, Gov. For more on the spotted lanternfly, including how to look for it on your property, visit the New Jersey Department of Agriculture landing page for the bugs here: https://www.nj.gov/agriculture/divisions/pi/prog/spottedlanternfly.html. The efforts come amid a 58% increase in food insecure residents in Union County, according to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. Spotted Lanternfly locations in unquarantined counties in New Jersey can be reported to the Department by emailing slf-plantindustry@ag.nj.gov or by calling 609-406-6943. The grant from the state Department of Human Resources will be used with broad discretion for the county’s Code Blue service, which provides shelter known as “warming centers” for the homeless ... UNION COUNTY, NJ — In anticipation of a spike in the population of unhoused people, the state will ... TRENTON, NJ — The surge of coronavirus cases across the country has prompted Gov. It was first discovered in the U.S. in 2014 and has spread to other counties in Pa., as well as the states of New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. In addition to coronavirus restrictions, New Jersey authorities have placed eight counties under additional quarantine because of an invasive insect -- the spotted lanternfly. Spotted lanternfly nymphs cover a tree in Cherry Hill, New Jersey in summer 2020. h�Ėmo�6�� At a township committee meeting earlier this month, the committee approved a resolution to award a contract for the field’s renovation. Smush the bugs. Another sighting was also confirmed in nearby Westfield late last month, so here's what you need to know about the bugs, their habitat, and how to report them. If possible, state residents are urged to avoid parking in tree lines and keep their windows rolled up when they park their vehicle. 85 0 obj <>stream Spotted lanternfly (SLF) has been found in New York and New Jersey—and you need to be aware of the threat it poses to our region. The donation was a charitable effort from the restaurant to the first responders. Hot Toddy Recipes: 6 Variations on the Classic Holiday Cocktail, Springfield Crab Du Jour Donates to Firefighters for Thanksgiving Holiday, State to Provide $120K, COVID Rapid Tests for Homeless in Union County, Gov. These ravenous bugs feed on over 70 species of plants, including … Courtesy of Ray Johnson Karen Gray has seen hundreds of spotted lanternflies descend on her patio and says killing them is like playing “whack-a-mole.” 37 0 obj <> endobj Murphy Drops NJ’s COVID-19 Travel Advisory, Still Advises Travelers to Self-Quarantine if Going Beyond Neighboring States, Springfield Recreation Department, Township Partner on Softball Field Work, Summit's Community Programs Department Cancels All Indoor Extracurriculars, Organized Sports Programs, Latest Springfield COVID Numbers, 11 New Cases, No New Deaths, John Rzeznik Partnering with Westfield in Holiday Fight Against Food Insecurity, Murphy Announces Resources for People Overwhelmed During Holidays Due to COVID-19, Cranberry Farming Has a History in NJ (Thanksgiving Recipe Included), Springfield Family Makes Good on Promise of Donations to Newark's Homeless. According to the New Jersey Department of Agriculture, the lanternfly is an invasive planthopper native to China, India, and Vietnam, it is also established in South Korea, Japan and the U.S. First discovered in Berks County, Pa., in 2014, these planthoppers are native to China, India, and Vietnam. While some are native and do no harm, others are imported invasive species that can cause lots of damage. READ MORE: Springfield Family Leads Community Effort to Help ... SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In late October, the Meyer-Graziano family was making the final preparations for ... Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust. As of press time, quarantined counties where the lanternfly has been definitively spotted include Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset, Mercer, Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem Counties. Spotted lanternfly locations in unquarantined counties in New Jersey (like Union County) can be reported to the Department by emailing slf-plantindustry@ag.nj.gov or by calling 609-406-6943. Spotted lanternfly locations in unquarantined counties in New Jersey (like Union County) can be reported to the Department by emailing slf-plantindustry@ag.nj.gov or by calling 609-406-6943. Earlier this month, their efforts came to bear, as the family was able to break their overall record for donations, thanks to the charity of Springfield residents. 59 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[<93F9B1C7A8D49947965D597887AD9C66><825ACB94C57E0A4BAD773A9A4A277536>]/Index[37 49]/Info 36 0 R/Length 109/Prev 276915/Root 38 0 R/Size 86/Type/XRef/W[1 3 1]>>stream When it comes to the lanternfly, the department urges New Jersey residents to "look before you leave." … The French & Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust has compiled a list of tips for dealing with adult Spotted Lanternflies. Whether you whip up a batch of homemade chutney (see ... SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In late October, the Meyer-Graziano family was making the final preparations for a donation run to help feed and clothe Newark's homeless population. The public can also call the New Jersey Spotted Lanternfly Hotline at 1-833-223-2840 (BADBUG0) and leave a message detailing the exact location of a sighting. SUMMIT, NJ - The City of Summit Department of Community Programs (DCP) has canceled all indoor extracurricular activities and organized sports programs based on guidance from the Westfield Regional Health Department to help control the spread of COVID-19. Spotted Lanternfly Now In Morris County, NJ (What You Should Do) It’s estimated that there are over 164,000 insect species in the US. What’s Thanksgiving without cranberries? h�b``a``������bŀ A� �b"P��X� ����A/A:�� ���?�l �w If you think you seen or collected a spotted lanternfly please report it (please include the town and county where the specimen was found and attach a photograph) to the New Jersey Department of Agriculture and the Department of Entomology at the Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences by emailing slanternfly@njaes.rutgers.edu. Crab Du Jour partner and owner Kevin Zhang spoke about the donation, and said that his staff supplied the firemen with ... SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, local eatery Crab Du Jour gave back to the ... UNION COUNTY, NJ — In anticipation of a spike in the population of unhoused people, the state will provide Union County $120,000 and rapid coronavirus testing to help shelter the homeless this winter.