WSBU 88.3 FM Will Return to Super Bowl Radio Row

For the fifth time in the last six years, WSBU 88.3 FM "The Buzz" will broadcast live from Super Bowl Radio Row and provide coverage for TAPinto Greater Olean.

Six St. Bonaventure University students — Carter Raymond, Tom Seipp, Tyler Smith, Nathan Solomon, Steven Stutz and Jonny Walker — will travel to Phoenix on Sunday, to interview guests and preview ...

Union County Savings Builds a Better Bank to Help Build a Better Elizabeth

The historic building that served as Union County Savings Bank’s first headquarters is the latest in a series of investments the bank is making in the city of Elizabeth.

The $1 million update to 61 Broad St. began in earnest months ago, when the roof was replaced, new technology was installed and the heating, ventilation and cooling system was updated, says Chief Technology Officer Scott ...

Union County Savings Bank Launches Jersey Mike’s Lunch Donations to Area First Responders

The team at Union County Savings Bank has launched a new tradition as part of its community outreach efforts, delivering lunch from Jersey Mike’s to first responders across Union County.

Already, the bank has visited firehouses and police stations in Elizabeth and Cranford with boxes of delicious sandwiches for lunch.

The donations started late in 2022 and have continued into the new ...

Winchester Buries a 3-pointer As Time Expires to Give The Union Catholic Boys a Stunning Win Over Union

SCOTCH PLAINS NJ -- Keyshawn Winchester drained a game-winning long-range three-pointer as time expired to give Union Catholic a wild and stunning 58-57 victory over Union on Wednesday night.

With 3.6 seconds left on the clock, AJ Altobelli's inbound pass was knocked out of bounds by Union. Then on the ensuing inbounds pass with 3.2 seconds left, UC Coach Jim Reagan changed the play ...

Dudas Career Best Day Propels Union Catholic Bowling Team To Victory Over Dayton

LINDEN, NJ -- David Dudas has been waiting all season to have a breakout performance.

The wait ended on Monday when the Union Catholic sophomore struck for a career-high game of 192 and a lifetime the best series of 522 to ignite the Vikings to a 7-0 victory over Dayton at Jersey Lanes.

Led by Dudas, the Vikings rolled up a season-high pin total of 2,044 and improved their record ...

Not Your Grandmother's Cheerleading

MONTVILLE, NJ — Cheerleading has its place I suppose. On the early sidelines of life. Maybe.

I was the oldest of five boys growing up, and we all played sports hoping to be cheered, not to do the cheering.

Then, with my own brood of three sports boys, the same.

My daughter, the youngest, played parochial school basketball, but she also expected to be cheered for, and ...

Harmon Face Values’ Nationwide Closure Deals a Blow to Westfield

January 30, 2023

WESTFIELD, NJ — On Monday morning, the Westfield Harmon Face Values store on South Avenue was among locations listed on the website for its parent company, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.

By the afternoon, the list of locations —30 of them in New Jersey — was removed and instead a notice on the website advised that Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. is closing the health and beauty aid ...

Warming Center Increases Options For Growing Homeless Population in Union County

UNION COUNTY, NJ — Responding to an increase in the unhoused population, Union County officials approved an Elizabeth church as a warming center as more information is collected on those living without homes within county borders.

There have been more than 55 “Code Blue'' nights in the county this season, Debbie-Ann Anderson, the county’s Director of Human Services, ...

The Lab Restaurant in Kenilworth Set to Close After Five Years

KENILWORTH, NJ - Chef Gacheung “G” Anselme, aka ‘The Mad Scientist' of The Lab Restaurant, recently announced that he will be closing his establishment located at 18 S. Michigan Avenue.

Specializing in Asian BBQ The Lab was a well-known eatery in Kenilworth for five years. 

The following message from Chef G was posted to social media.

"So this ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Musicians Qualify for All-Region Band

On Saturday, January 28, several Middle School students from The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison auditioned for the CJMEA Intermediate Region Music Ensembles at Community Middle School in Plainsboro, NJ. Eighth-grader Anushka Patchigolla of Edison was accepted into Symphonic Band on clarinet, seventh-grader Angel Lu of Westfield was accepted into Symphonic Band on trombone, eighth-grader ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Students Making an Impact in Plainfield

The Upper School’s Plainfield outreach programs are going strong and growing at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison. The afterschool programs at Barlow Elementary and Jefferson School run Mondays through Thursdays from 2:45-4 p.m. W+H students work with students in the after school programs on homework and skills support. Current participants include Sreeprada Arumilli of Edison, ...

Hersh Children’s Center at Overlook Medical Center marks 1st anniversary

February 3, 2023

SUMMIT, NJ – FEBRUARY 2023 – The Hersh Children’s Center, located at Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, marked its first anniversary of providing pediatric emergency and inpatient services in one convenient, family-friendly space.

Following completion in late 2021, the 12,000 square-foot center opened in January 2022, combining the Meri and Sol Barer ...

Kean University Professor Matthew Niepielko Receives Prestigious NSF Award to Support Genetic Research and STEM Education

UNION, NJ - Kean University Assistant Professor Matthew G. Niepielko, Ph.D., has received the National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award to fund genetic research while supporting students at the graduate, undergraduate, and high school levels.

As one of the most prestigious NSF awards for faculty members beginning their careers, the CAREER award will provide $829,000 to Niepielko’s ...

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TAPinto Named a 2023 Top Franchise by Franchise Business Review

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto was recently named a Top Franchise for 2023 by Franchise Business Review. This is the 18th annual ranking of the 200 best franchise opportunities as rated by franchisees.

"TAPinto is honored to be recognized as one of the top 200 franchises in the United States," TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said. "The fact that this ...