PROTECT PARSIPPANY TAXPAYERS:   Reject Expensive Anti-Competition Mandate

An Open Letter to the Parsippany-Troy Hills Mayor and Council members: 

 

My name is Samantha DeAlmeida and I am the President and CEO of the N.J. Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (“ABC”).  ABC is a national association representing 21,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in 69 Chapters across the United States.

Will New Jersey's Federally-vaccinated Economy Have a Relapse?

NEW JERSEY — There’s no doubt that the federal COVID-19 and Biden Administration infrastructure aid fortified New Jersey’s economy along with that of most other states.

When the Legislature passed New Jersey’s record $50 billion state budget last June, it was as if the state had just simply rolled up its sleeve to get multiple COVID-19- like budget ...

FirstEnergy Drone Safety Game Takes Flight

Teens and tweens typically view drones as fun-to-use, exciting toys. With more youngsters taking to the skies, it is important they know that a drone is a real aircraft that may pose serious risks if used near power lines or other electrical equipment. 

To help educate young pilots and their parents, FirstEnergy has teamed up with a game developer to create The Drone Safety Zone, a ...

Podcast Features TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro's Journey to Provide Hyperlocal News

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The Nerdtoolz Podcast featured TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro on a recent episode.

Shapiro talked about the life-changing decision that caused him to create something his hometown of New Providence, New Jersey did not have back in 2008 — a platform providing original local news and information for the borough's residents.

"When I started ...

NEW LEAF Consignment Has New Handbags!

September 22, 2022

Come check out the new handbags at NEW LEAF Consignment.

Do you love denim like us then this is the handbag for you! Plus it’s Kate Spade! This mini tote will go with almost any outfit! Come get it at NEW LEAF!Kate Spade Handbag, $68, 

This Coach Faux Fur Shoulder Handbag is too die for!  Coach Handbag, $102

Another Tory! They are going so fast! So come get one before ...

Florham Park Coffee with a Cop is Wednesday October 5th

October 4, 2022

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Florham Park Police are hosting 'Coffee with a Cop' on Wednesday, October 5th.

The event is located at the Florham Park Diner and will begin at 9am. 

The public is invited to join the officers fo coffee and conversation.

Suspected Fire Activity at East Hanover McDonalds

EAST HANOVER, NJ - According to breaking news alerts, the McDonalds at 305 NJ-10 in East Hanover had its Ansul system activated. An Ansul system is a pre-engineered, automatic fire suppression system that can tackle large, hazardous fires without human intervention. 

The fire department on the scene reported no clear cause. The restaurant was closed and the health official notified.

Madison Area YMCA Announces E-GYM. Are You Ready?

Are YOU E-GYM ready? Stop by the desk at the Fitness Center and start your E-Gym onboarding TODAY!

For more information, visit www.madisonareaymca.org

Off Duty Newark Cop Found Guilty of Murdering Wife

October 5, 2022

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  John Formisano, age 52, formerly of Jefferson Township, has been found guilty on all charges related to a fatal shooting that occurred on July 14, 2019 in Jefferson Township, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Jefferson Township Chief of Police Paul Castimore.

The jury returned a guilty verdict on ...

President Joe Biden expected to visit NJ

October 5, 2022

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Get ready for the motorcade! 

The President of the United States, Joe Biden, is expected to visit NJ on Thursday, and word on the street is he is visiting Monmouth County, specifically Middletown.

Just in time for fair weather, Biden is expected make a stop at Governor Phil Murphy's home, on the picturesque banks of the Navesink River, in Middletown. 

The ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, October 6, 6:00 AM

Florham Park

Recycling

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Thu, October 6, 6:30 PM

Florham Park

Borough Council Work Session Meeting

Podcast Features TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro's Journey to Provide Hyperlocal News

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The Nerdtoolz Podcast featured TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro on a recent episode.

Shapiro talked about the life-changing decision that caused him to create something his hometown of New Providence, New Jersey did not have back in 2008 — a platform providing original local news and information for the borough's residents.

"When I started ...

TAPinto Journalists Named Finalists in the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists Awards

NEWARK, NJ — TAPinto journalists and their original, hyperlocal stories are finalists in the New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists 2022 Excellence in Journalism Awards Contest.

"TAPinto is honored to be recognized for the outstanding journalism produced by TAPinto owner/publishers," TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said. "At TAPinto, it's about ...

Parsippany Town Council Meeting rescheduled to October 11, 2022 at 7 PM

October 4, 2022

To Mayor Barberio and Town Council of Parsippany:

Thank you for changing the Town Council meeting to accommodate attendance by people who could not attend the original date of 10/4 or 10/5 due to religious observance.  I believe that when official town meetings are scheduled, at the beginning of each year, sensitivity should be closely applied so that Parsippany's greatest ...

Atlantic Health System and New York Jets Partner on Series of Events to Fight Cancer as Part of "Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer" Campaign

October 5, 2022

The New York Jets and Atlantic Health System are continuing their fight against cancer with a focus on pediatric oncology as part of the NFL and American Cancer Society's “Crucial Catch: Intercept Cancer” campaign. Through a series of events, the Jets and Atlantic Health System will increase awareness, provide comfort, and raise money for those that have been affected by ...