So Much More Than the "School on the Hill"

“The school on the hill.” A statement we hear quite frequently when we tell people we go to Mount Saint Mary Academy. For many, that is all they know about our school – until they come to our unquestionably informative annual Open House. Hosted this year on October 17th our Open House is a great way for prospective students and families to learn about, and experience, our ...

Jersey 1st Hosts The Parsippany Board of Education Candidates

PARSIPPANY, NJ - You can watch the candidates for Parsippany's Board of Education seats by clicking here and watching the virtual forum hosted by Jersey 1st and TAPinto Parsippany on Sunday, October 17th.  

Five (5) candidates are running for three (3) seats.  The candidates are:

Susy Golderer
Sheethal M. Abraham
Judy Mayer
Jack S. Raia
Robert ...

NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

Happy National Coming Out Day!

October 11 marks National Coming Out Day, commemorating the national march on Washington for gay and lesbian rights 34 years ago. The Madison Area YMCA stands in solidarity for all the LGBTQ+ people in our community. Whether you're already out, coming out today, thinking about coming out, or thinking twice about coming out, we fully support you in your journey!

#nationalcomingoutday2021 ...

Upcoming Events


Sat, October 23, 6:30 AM

Berkeley Heights YMCA, Berkeley Heights

Summit Area YMCA's Fall Festival & Open House

Health & Wellness


Sat, October 23, 12:00 PM

Legends Gallery, Chatham

Autograph Signing with Mariano Rivera


Thu, November 4, 10:00 AM

House of Dezign, Chatham

House of Dezign School Holiday 1-Day Fashion ...

Arts & Entertainment

A Week at Library of the Chathams Monday, October 18 – Sunday, October 24, 2021

NEW: Is Here! offers live one-to-one tutoring (through text chat and/or voice chat) in all core K-12 subjects – math, science, English, social studies, and writing, including AP-level assistance. College students and adults can benefit from as well! Improve your math skills, review a writing project, study for an exam, prepare for the ...

Ready for Retirement?

Most American workers have viewed retirement as something that will happen sometime, down the road.  Through 2019, the average retirement age has hovered in the first half of the 60s.  The last 18 months have changed the way many of us think about retiring.  For some, it’s prompted a rush (or a kick) out the door.  Others are thinking more seriously about work-life ...

Community Conversations: Mammograms Save Lives!

Mammograms can help find breast cancer early, when treatment is most successful. On this episode of Community Conversations, Lisa Bash, MD, radiologist and medical director of the Breast Center at Chilton Medical Center, discusses the most common risk factors for breast cancer, the latest advancements in detection and the #AskHer campaign, which encourages everyone to ask the people ...

Madison Area YMCA Announces Teen Scene; Nov. 11

October 17, 2021

Friday night is teen night at the Madison Area YMCA! Pre-registration required one week in advance, no same day registration.

Teens are invited to come for sports, games, teen open swim, dance parties, games in the Teen Center and more!

Members, $5, non-members must pay a $7 entrance fee. No same day registrations. Register today at


New Jersey Date Night: Frighteningly Great Halloween Destinations

October 16, 2021

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

October brings us candy, trick-or-treaters and a great opportunity for our date to hold our hands a little tighter. Halloween is upon us and what better way to celebrate the spooky season than to visit one of New Jersey’s many Haunted Houses? From eerie hayrides to disturbing hallways, a haunted ...

NJ Dentist Serves Residents in the Community and Gives Back to Local Organizations

October 5, 2021


WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Joseph DalBon, DMD, owner of New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, spoke with TAPintoTV about his strong connection to the community and local organizations.

“I’m really proud to serve our community,” DalBon explained. “I grew up in Caldwell. I went to high school here.” DalBon attended the University of Pennsylvania ...

Chatham Borough Police: Motorcyclist Struck by Box Truck on North Passaic Avenue; Suffers 'Serious Life-Threatening Injuries'

October 15, 2021

CHATHAM, NJ -- At approximately 10:34 a.m. on October 15, 2021, officers responded to North Passaic Avenue and Harvard Street to investigate an accident involving a box truck and a motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, age 59 from East Hanover, NJ was traveling South on North Passaic Avenue when he was struck by a box truck crossing North Passaic Avenue from Harvard Street. The motorcyclist ...