Tunnel to Towers "Never Forget Walk" Remembers Those Lost and Celebrates Those Who Helped

September 5, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- It has been 20 years since the 9/11 tragedy, but the day and the memory of those who died will never be forgotten. In honor of the memory of those lost and to celebrate those who helped, a Tunnel to Towers “Never Forget Walk” was held in Morristown on Sunday, Sept. 5.

The walk began at the Morristown Green and participants walked ...

Denville Resident Appointed to New Jersey State Health Benefits Commission

September 23, 2021

DENVILLE, NJ -- Denville resident, Jennifer S. Higgins, will join the New Jersey State Health Benefits Commission as the state employee representative of the New Jersey State AFL-CIO, effective Nov. 11.

As the state employee representative, Higgins will review state health benefit plan costs and appeals for state employees when coverage for a procedure or medication is denied. Higgins succeeds ...

Sad News from Seton Hall University

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University has shared this letter from the president of the University, Joseph E Nyre, regarding the sudden death of an undergraduate student following a medical emergency in the dormitory.




"Dear Members of the Seton Hall Community, 

It is my sorrowful duty to announce that an undergraduate resident student died today in ...

Through Partnership, Uber and Lyft Will Provide Ride Service to Residents Who Lost Transportation as a Result of Tropical Storm Ida

TRENTON, NJ – Uber and Lyft, in conjunction with United Way Worldwide and NJ 211 will provide access to free and discounted rides to New Jersey residents who lost a personal vehicle as a result of Tropical Storm Ida, Governor Murphy announced. 

“Nobody should have to worry after a natural disaster how they will get to essential places like the grocery store and medical ...

From Terrorist Attacks to Floods, Firefighters Union President Reflects on 20 Years Since 9/11

September 10, 2021

September 11, 2001 was sunny with a bright blue sky. It was a Tuesday.  

I was a rookie Firefighter who reported to work that morning. We had just received delivery of our new Squad and all personnel were at Station 2 training on the new apparatus. Being the rookie I was sent to pick up bagels for my tour. While driving back the music on the radio was interrupted by a news flash that ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

September 23, 2021

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.

 

Registration is required to attend.  To ...

Prime Healthcare's New Jersey Hospitals Announce Termination of Contract with UnitedHealthcare

Denville, New Jersey.

Prime Healthcare’s New Jersey hospitals announced its decision to terminate its contracts with UnitedHealthcare, citing that they are being significantly underpaid compared to the rates of neighboring facilities. The decision to terminate its contracts with United specifically impacts Saint Clare’s Health in Denville, Dover and Boonton, Saint Michael’s ...

Honoring Saily at Gardner Field Pavilion

Honoring Saily

Come celebrate these two dynamic women who have changed the face of politics in Morris County and New Jersey.

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Join the Denville Democratic Committee as we honor Saily Avelenda, executive director of the New Jersey Democratic Committee and driving force and founder of NJ 11th for Change. Special Guest Congresswoman Mikie ...

Impact 100 Garden State Wants to Meet & Mingle with You!

Announces Membership Drive Events

Looking to connect with like-minded women to make a real impact in our communities? Join our fun, fast Meet & Mingle membership event on Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. RSVP to member@impact100gardenstate.org to receive a Zoom invitation.  

Can’t make the 22nd? Meet & Mingles also will be held on:

Oct. 1 at 10 ...

Community Organizations Launch Free Tutoring for Newark NJ Students This Week

September 13, 2021

NEWARK, NJ---TAPintoTV spoke with Jared Taillefer, the Executive Director of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School, Rev David Jefferson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, and Destiny McFarlane, the Tutorial Manager of the Newark Unites Program, about the Newark Unites Tutoring Program which launches this week.

The Newark Unites Tutoring Center provides free, high dosage tutoring and academic support ...

'Year One' Captures Tensions of a Changing Society

UNION, NJ - After two years of closure, Premiere Stages on the campus of Kean University has re-opened with a stirring production of Erik Gernand’s play, “Year One.”

The time is 1933, the place, a city in Germany.  As Germany rebuilds after the devastation of World War I, a close-knit family is caught up in the possibilities of new life under the Weimar Republic. The ...

TAPinto Wayne's Meredith Wins 2021 NJ-SPJ Outstanding Rookie Award

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Morris made headlines in the late 1990s as one of the oldest rookies in professional baseball. He made his Major League debut as a 35-year-old for the, then, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, and his story was so popular that Walt Disney Pictures dramatized it in the 2002 movie “The Rookie” starring Dennis Quaid.

What made the ...