A Hotter New Jersey and Heated Politics to Look Forward to?

UNION, NJ — The moderator for a round table about New Jersey’s future issues jokingly put it in perspective when he said the conversation was going to be “a panel of formers talking about the future.”  

But the conference at Kean University sponsored by the state’s largest utility -- Public Service Electric & Gas -- had a lot of “formers” ...

New Jersey Black Bear Hunt Begins Following Court's Ruling

December 6, 2022

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey's black bear hunt began Tuesday afternoon, following a ruling by the Appellate Division of the state Superior Court.

After lasting for three hours on Tuesday, the hunt will be open from 12 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday December 7 through Saturday, December 10.

The hunt was reinstated last month and was then stopped last week following a court ...

New Jersey Toy Drive, Inc. to Host First Holiday Event for Children’s Hospitals

December 1, 2022

MONTVILLE, NJ – NJ TOY DRIVE will host their first Holiday Toy Drive event on Saturday, December 3rd from 11am-4pm. The event will take place at Condurso’s Garden Center in Montville, NJ. NJ Toy Drive has teamed up with various children’s hospitals across the state with the goal of fulfilling their “wish lists”; to date the toy drive has ...

Santa & Mrs. Claus Are Coming to RE/MAX Neighborhood Properties!

RE/MAX Neighborhood Properties is excited to be participating in the Towaco Civic Association's Shop Hop on Saturday, Dec. 10!  Visit us between 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus!  Bring your own camera and our elves will take the picture for you if you'd like.  Afterwards help yourself to a holiday treat.  RE/MAX Neighborhood Properties is ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, December 08
05:30 PM — 07:30 PM

Lakeland Hills YMCA/ Mountain Creek Ski Mountain, Mountain Lakes

GRIT 'n Snow

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Thu, December 08
11:00 AM — 12:30 PM

Lakeland Hills YMCA, Mountain Lakes

Senior Holiday Concert

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Thu, December 08
07:30 PM — 09:30 PM

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Join the TCA for the Towaco ShopHop on Saturday, Dec. 10

December 7, 2022

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Towaco Civic Association presents ShopHop 2022, Saturday, Dec. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., a day of specials, contests, prizes and fun in Towaco shops. Come out for this special day, including:

Event parking in train station parking lot next to Rail’s Steakhouse on White Hall Road

FREE Trackless Train Ride - Sponsored by Rails Steakhouse

FREE “Fun ...

Montville Twp Opens Holiday Season with Tree Lighting

December 6, 2022

MONTVILLE, NJ – The annual Montville Township tree lighting took place on the evening of Dec. 5 as residents gathered to share good cheer at the Municipal Building. Elvis the Elf led the crowd in jaunty renditions of Christmas carols as the crowd of Brownies and Girl Scouts, parents and kids enjoyed hot chocolate and cookies from the Montville Township Women’s Club.

Mayor Frank ...

Congresswoman Sherrill Hosting 2022 Heroes Program: Nominate A Member of the Community Who Inspires You

December 7, 2022

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill is again launching the Heroes Program for 2022, celebrating everyday heroes in our community. 

"Join me in honoring those who have been a hero in our community in ways big and small," said Sherrill.

Teachers, first responders, healthcare workers, volunteer leaders; anyone who has made a positive impact on someone ...

'Stay Strong Michael' Blood Drive in Chatham Turns into a Reunion of People Willing to Provide Life-Saving Blood Transfusions

CHATHAM, NJ -- Nicole DiMaggio has never forgotten the people who donated blood that helped her son, Michael, when he needed it the most.

"You go back to that day in 2014 when Michael required seven blood transfusions in the first 72 hours after the accident," DiMaggio said. "Those blood donors saved Michael's life."

The ninth annual "Stay Strong ...

125 Colonia-Area Residents Finally Got Free Brain Scans

December 6, 2022

WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Nearly 125 people from Colonia or with ties to Colonia High School finally got free, long-awaited MRI brain scans from the Brain Tumor Foundation, hoping to learn if they could be at risk for brain tumors.

But, they had to drive over to Staten Island to get the early-detection screenings.

The nonprofit foundation held screenings, by appointment, from Nov. 14 to Nov.

Paterson Detectives Arrest Four, Recover Four Handguns Within 24 Hours During Thanksgiving Weekend

PATERSON, NJ – Paterson City Detectives arrested four individuals within 24 hours during the Thanksgiving weekend. According to Paterson Public Safety Director Jerry Speziale, all four individuals were charged with weapons offenses. 

On Sunday, at around 12:25 a.m. in the area of Fifth Avenue and East 12th Street, Detectives reportedly observed a group of individuals ...

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Exclusive Sponsorship Opportunities with TAPinto Can Help Your Business

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Why do businesses sponsor sporting events, township recreation events, and other initiatives?  Of course, they sponsor to show their public support. But there’s much more to it.  

Importantly, business owners want to align their business’s brand with the reputation and credibility of the event or initiative they are sponsoring. They ...

6 Ways to Balance Your Immune System

With flu season and winter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your immune health. While many people seek ways to boost their immune system, it’s more important to balance it.

What’s the difference? “When you boost your immune system, you may make it respond too aggressively to infection, which can push you towards autoimmunity and ...

RE/MAX Neighborhood Properties Open Houses This Weekend- December 3-4, 2022

The following homes have OPEN HOUSES presented by RE/MAX NEIGHBORHOOD PROPERTIES this weekend, December 3rd-4th:

OPEN HOUSE(S) on SUNDAY, December 4th:

35 Rockledge Road, Montville Township, 07045

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Contact SALLY NOVAK for more info. at (973) 819-9820

​A Bright Future 

John Kennedy said, “Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future.”

At times, when we read and listen to the news, we can become saddened and even have a cynical outlook on the future. News reports often cast a negative pall on life that affects us all.  However, this dark cloud is not seen in our schools.  On a daily basis, ...

My Cup Runneth Over

Is it me, or does it just seem like we experienced the World Cup four years ago?

Yes, finally it is that time again. The 2022 FIFA World Cup is in full swing mired in controversy, corruption, protests, and more controversy. Every four years The World Cup brings out the best in humanity.

To fully understand the brouhaha around this particular World Cup, you must first recognize that it is ...

6 Ways to Balance Your Immune System

With flu season and winter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your immune health. While many people seek ways to boost their immune system, it’s more important to balance it.

What’s the difference? “When you boost your immune system, you may make it respond too aggressively to infection, which can push you towards autoimmunity and ...