World Health Organization Announces Discovery of New COVID Variant

November 27, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a press release Friday announcing that the World Health Organization (WHO) has detected a new COVID-19 “variant of concern” that’s spreading in South Africa.

Confirmed cases of the variant were first found in seven countries: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa ...

Upcoming Events


Mon, November 29, 3:30 PM

Pyramid Mountain, Montville Township

Nature Fact or Fiction Hike

Green Health & Wellness


Tue, November 30, 5:30 PM

Montville Twp Municipal Building, Montville

Township Menorah Lighting

Religions And Spirituality


Wed, December 1, 6:30 AM

Addresses across Montville Twp, Montville

Recycle Paper and Cardboard


Enter Recreation's Holiday House Lighting Contest

November 19, 2021

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township Recreation announces its second annual house decorating contest.

Celebrate the holidays by turning your house into a winter wonderland with lights and decorations!

Participants have until Sunday, Dec. 12 to decorate and register their house to celebrate the holiday season. Houses will be judged by our residents starting Dec. 13 through 19 between the ...


November 21, 2021

LIVE NATIVITY   After a COVID-imposed hiatus, King of Kings Lutheran Church in Mountain Lakes (145 Route 46) is pleased to once again provide a great night of contemplation and adoration of the true reason for the Christmas season. “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:11)  All are invited on Saturday, ...

JCP&L, FirstEnergy Encourage Customers to Shop for Best Energy Deals as Fuel Costs Rise

With higher fuel costs expected to influence energy rates this winter, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is encouraging customers of its utility companies in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland to evaluate electric supply deals that fit their budget and protect against rising energy prices.

The price of natural gas – which makes up the largest share of U.S. electricity generation ...

When Every Vote Counts, Market Your Candidacy Locally on TAPinto

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing: except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government. In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes one way or the other would have changed who won. When every vote ...


Success of TAPinto’s DIY Content Submission Process Highlighted at 2021 NJ Local News Summit

MONTCLAIR, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was featured as a virtual speaker at the 2021 NJ Local News Summit, presented by The Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University, on Thursday.  Shapiro talked about TAPinto’s Do-It-Yourself (DIY) content submission process and the impact on revenue.

The process, which was developed a few ...

When Every Vote Counts, Market Your Candidacy Locally on TAPinto

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing:  except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government.  In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes one way or the other would have changed who won.  When every ...

RE/MAX Neighborhood Properties Open Houses This Weekend- November 20-21, 2021

The following homes have OPEN HOUSES presented by RE/MAX NEIGHBORHOOD PROPERTIES this weekend. 

Please note that all open houses must comply with indoor gathering restrictions, including the requitements of face coverings for all attendees and social distancing. 


OPEN HOUSES on SAT & SUN,11/20 &11/21

234 Old Boonton Rd, Boonton Town

Sat 1:00 PM- ...

Current Recommendations on the Fight Against COVID-19 - Booster Shots, Third Doses and Antiviral Pills: What You Need to Know

New recommendations and therapies are emerging as new tools for our toolbox to protect people from the worst outcomes of COVID-19. The first step in preventing severe symptoms and hospitalizations is through vaccination. COVID-19 vaccination is now recommended for anyone over 5 years old.

Booster Shots

COVID-19 vaccine boosters and additional vaccine doses are now authorized by the U.S.

Give Up Power to Empower Your Teen

How much do you do for your children? or for anyone else in your life? If it feels like too much, listen to that feeling. We don’t do our kids any favors by taking away obstacles or overindulging.

You may not realize it, but doing too much for others is a way to control and to make yourself feel better. And it does not help them.

Give up your power so your children can become ...

A View With a Room

VRBO Listing #603
International Space Station

Nestled 254 miles from earth just outside the Kármán line, this newly renovated, solar-powered space module is the perfect adventure getaway. Updates include state-of-the-art porta potty suction units, refurbished airlock chambers, exercise gym, computers, blinking lights, and plenty of hallway storage. A cozy 360 degree cupola for ...

Elegance in Autumn: 6 Classy Home Decor Must-Haves

As the air gets colder, the leaves turn red and orange, and your regular Starbucks order switches from classic to pumpkin spice, you may be wondering how to maintain a classy home decor while still participating in the autumn aesthetic.

Whether you are trying to impress your holiday guests or simply attempting to get into the harvest spirit, there are boundless opportunities to incorporate ...

The Best U.S. Trips to Take During the Holiday Season

While some may agree that there’s “no place like home for the holidays,” for others, Christmastime means vacation time. If you’re thinking about heading out of town for the holidays, here are seven destinations to put on your list. 

Best Places to Visit in November

Montpellier, Vermont. From the changing colors of the leaves to the mouth-watering smell of ...

Curious About Botox? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

In this day and age, everyone has heard of Botox, but do you really know what it is and how it works? More than just a popular treatment for wrinkles, Botox is approved to treat various problems, from sweating to migraines. If you’re curious about the procedure, here’s everything you need to know before reaching out to doctors for treatment.

What is Botox?

Botox is the most ...

Challenges and Opportunities of the Family Caregiving Trend

Over 60 million adults in the U.S. and many millions more around the world are dealing with the challenges of caring for an older adult. Are you? Some of these people are seniors themselves, who also must care for their grandchildren! The number of caregivers is GROWING rapidly and includes both men and women and even members of the Millennial generation. Sadly, most governments and businesses, ...

36 Million Remote Workers by 2025: How Will That Affect YOU??

And that's just in the United States!

Let's hear what our guest expert, Zeke Minaya, has to say about that. Zeke should know. He's the editor of The Philadelphia Inquirer's "Future of Work" project. What impact is the dramatic shift to remote work having on workers, our cities and their business districts, and employers? How are or will some of the biggest companies ...

Why You Should Incorporate Weightlifting Into Your Routine

Weightlifting for active aging adults is a crucial key to overall physical fitness that should not be skipped. Light cardiovascular exercise like walking is essential for seniors, but weight lifting is also a vital part of any routine.

Regular weight training for older adults can lead to several long-lasting health benefits, including improvements in muscle mass and quantity, increased ...