Part IV: How We Stand to Lose Constitution Freedoms Through Partisan Politics and Economic Coercion

Part IV:

How we stand to lose Constitution freedoms through partisan politics and economic coercion.

Economic manipulation and/or political restructuring is how a political faction can disrupt or undermine Constitutional authority. With a Supreme Court that may adjudicate the Constitution and by doing so, compel the Department of Justice to abide based on threat of overriding the ...

Sparta Police: Next Time Get a Tow Truck

January 23, 2022

SPARTA, NJ – A Sparta man ran out of gas and ended with drunk driving charges.  On January 15 around 1 a.m. Officer Paige Mosner went to West Shore and Fairway Trail because Jeffrey Gaiser’s car was left blocking the road, police said.

When Mosner contacted the 69-year-old about the car, Gaiser told her he had run out of gas and would pick it up in the morning.  Gaisner ...

Second Dog Dies in Bear Attack in Sparta

SPARTA, NJ – A Yorkshire terrier was no match for a bear.  "Tommy" a 5-year-old Yorkshire terrier died from its injuries from the encounter.  Just after midnight on Thursday Sparta Police got a call from a resident on Layton Lane that his dog had been injured by a bear. According to police, Mr. Pierce told Officer Taylor May that Tommy had been ...

Random Acts Of Kindness Event

Team Nest Builder is having a Random Acts of Kindness event happening now. We want you to show some love and nominate anyone who you think deserves a little extra kindness! This could be a friend, a coworker, a teacher, a neighbor etc.


After you nominate them they will be entered to win some really cool local prizes! This includes a $100 gift card to Fitness Haven, 2 $50 Gift ...

Area Camera Club Hosts Portrait Artist

January 24, 2022

Learn to Use Light

Like the Old Masters of Painting

Award-winning photographer, Steven Rosen will present “If It Was Good Enough for Rembrandt” at the Tuesday, February 1 ZOOM meeting of the Vernon Camera Club. The presentation will begin at 2 pm. Rosen will teach how to capture beautiful, dramatic portraits using ambient and continuous light.

Rosen’s presentation will ...

Metro YMCA of the Oranges Offering Free COVID-19 Testing

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges, in partnership with Diligent Urgent Care, is offering COVID-19 rapid antigen testing at no cost to Y employees and members ages 5 and older.

“This service is another way in which we are addressing critical needs during this pandemic. By increasing access to free testing, we can help improve the health of our communities and ...

With Gratitude for a Season of Hope

January 18, 2022

Dear Friends,

The dawn of a new year brings the opportunity to reflect on the gifts of the past while anticipating the possibilities of the future.  We are awed by the bountiful donations which were received in support of the holiday initiatives at Project Self-Sufficiency.  Because of the munificence of our friends and neighbors, more than 500 families enjoyed complete Thanksgiving ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, January 27, 1:00 PM

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Sparta

Shepherd of the Hills to Host a Community Blood ...

Health & Wellness Other


Fri, January 28, 7:30 PM

Our Lady of the Lake's McKenna Hall, Sparta

North Star Theater Company Presents Joseph and ...

Arts & Entertainment


May 28, 1945 - Nov 18, 2021
Barbara Renee Goldberg, resident of Roseville, Ca. passed away peacefully at Wayside Care center ...
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Town of Newton St. Patrick’s Day Parade Canceled Again for 2022

January 24, 2022

NEWTON, NJ—For the third straight year, the Town of Newton’s St. Patrick’s Day parade has been canceled. Several residents have said they are not happy about it.

Since taking the reins of planning the popular event, the Newton Fire Department has only been able to host one parade, with the pandemic causing the cancelation of the past two years.

With so many in the ...

TAPinto Publisher Bobbie Peer Expands Ownership, Acquiring Two More Local Sites

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Bobbie Peer is clear about what she is and what she is not.

"I'm not a journalist, I'm the first to tell you that. I'm a marketing person that runs a business," Peer said.

Peer owns five TAPinto sites. In October 2021, Peer became the publisher of TAPinto Basking Ridge and TAPinto Bernardsville/Bedminister. She started ...