NJ TRANSIT’s Renaissance Plans Focus on a Decade of Enhancements

NEW JERSEY – The state’s most extensive transit system recently laid out plans for a massive transformation intended to make it tops as far as reliability and efficiency.

According to NJ TRANSIT President and CEO Kevin Corbett, President, the company intends to make up for lost time and has already begun the process. Strategic plans made through 2030 bring a promise of increased ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, December 4, 12:00 PM

Garden State Model Railway Club, North Haledon

63rd Annual Model Train Show

Arts & Entertainment

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Sun, December 5, 12:00 PM

Garden State Model Railway Club, North Haledon

63rd Annual Model Train Show

Arts & Entertainment

South Plainfield Participating in 'Toys for Tots" 2021

November 24, 2021

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield Borough Hall once again will be the drop-off point for the annual Toys for Tots drive. The drop-off point will be at a box in Mayor Matthew Anesh’s office in Borough Hall. Toys can be dropped off November 22nd through December 16th at borough hall.

“Last year, we collected well over 1000 toys due to an overwhelming response from ...

Edison Library Program: Crafty Folks (In-person)

November 24, 2021

Thursday – December 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM, The Edison Public Library is pleased to announce the (In-Person) Program: Crafty Folks

Come join us for this in-person crafting session and make DIY memorable crafts! This month we will be making a variety of ornaments to celebrate the festive winter season.
Open to Adults.

THIS PROGRAM IS BEING OFFERED IN PERSON AT THE MAIN BRANCH.

Masks ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge First Graders Program a Community Parade

EDISON, NJ -- First graders at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison combined many useful skills during a recent project in their study of communities that culminated in a parade on the day before Thanksgiving break.

The students read Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet, a book based on a true story about puppeteer Tony Sarg and the origins of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Students Investigate Ocean Currents During STEM Workshop

EDISON, NJ -- Just how did a 55-pound Aldabra Tortoise from the island atoll in the Seychelles float and arrive on the shores of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania some 450 miles away? What makes ocean currents? Middle School STEM students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison started their two-day after school program last week with these focusing questions. 

Under the guidance of Mrs.

The Omicron Variant – What We Know Today

An update on the Omicron variant of COVID-19 from Atlantic Health System experts Steven Sheris, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Physician Executive, Atlantic Health System, President, Atlantic Medical Group and Jason Kessler, MD, section chief, infectious disease, Morristown Medical Center. For more information ...

TAPinto Tips: Let TAPinto Be Part of your Marketing Plan

Do you have a Marketing Plan?  What are you doing now? Is it working? What's your budget? Do you want to reach our TAPinto viewers? Have you considered the TAPinto Do-it-Yourself (DIY) marketing platform? These are the questions I will ask you when inquiring about marketing with TAPinto.

The TAPinto network of 90 franchised sites in New Jersey ...

Mayor-Elect Joshi Once Again Stresses Opposition To Silver Lake Warehouse

December 1, 2021

Edison:  In a letter to the Edison Township Planning Board, Steven Tripp the attorney for the applicant of the warehouse on Silver Lake Avenue, consented to an extension of time in which the board must act on the application until April 30t, 2022.  The consent of the extension give the Township the ability to pursue other options and funding to try to purchase the property for Open ...

New Jersey Date Night: Celebrate Hanukkah With Some of NJ’s Best Doughnuts

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

Whether you personally celebrate Hanukkah or have friends who do, there are a lot of takeaways from this well-known yet not major Jewish holiday. Much like an action film of today, Hanukkah features conflict between the Maccabees and the Seleucids, a sacred temple as a backdrop and of course a supply chain ...

County Commissioner Tomaro receives New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - In recognition of extraordinary service to his community, Middlesex County Commissioner Charlie Tomaro has been honored with a New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award.

Each year, the New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Awards highlight the spirit of civic engagement among New Jersey’s 1.5 million volunteers, who donate an estimated 170 ...

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides Returning to New Brunswick City Center

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – One of the city’s most beloved holiday traditions is returning in December.

New Brunswick’s City Center horse-drawn carriage rides will commence on Dec. 3 – the same night as the city’s annual tree lighting event.

Tickets are now available for this safe, fun ride through downtown in these horse-drawn carriages, which will run from 6 to 9 ...

South Plainfield Participating in 'Toys for Tots" 2021

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield Borough Hall once again will be the drop-off point for the annual Toys for Tots drive. The drop-off point will be at a box in Mayor Matthew Anesh’s office in Borough Hall. Toys can be dropped off November 22nd through December 16th at borough hall.

“Last year, we collected well over 1000 toys due to an overwhelming response from ...

Mums, a Traditional Fall Favorite

The rich colors and fall bloom of Chrysanthemums represent fall for many. It’s also the November birth flower symbolizing cheerfulness, optimism, and friendship. Add a few to your indoor décor and help improve the indoor air quality in your home.

This traditional favorite is often overlooked for other newer introductions. Mums’ long vase life, variety of flower shapes, and ...